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One of properties of AlphaBay founder Alexandre Cazes is seen in Bangkok, Thailand, Friday, July 21, 2017. The young Canadian Cazes accused of masterminding AlphaBay, the world's leading "darknet" internet marketplace, lived an apparently quiet life for nearly two years with his Thai girlfriend in a middle-class neighborhood on the outskirts of Bangkok. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
'Darknet' suspect's flashy cars raised eyebrows in ThailandThe young Canadian lived an apparently quiet life for more than a year with his Thai girlfriend, but the flashy cars he drove stood out. Authorities say Alexandre Cazes was the mastermind of AlphaBay, the world's leading "darknet" internet marketplace.
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This undated photo released by Privat/TurkeyRelease Germany shows German human rights campaigner Peter Steudtner. Steudtner and nine other human rights campaigners were detained during a workshop on the Prince Islands in Turkey. (Privat/TurkeyRelease Germany via AP)
The Latest: Germany put defense exports to Turkey on holdGermany's Economy Ministry says it's putting all applications for the export of defense equipment to Turkey under examination
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
Palestinians run away from tear gas thrown by Israeli police officers outside Jerusalem's Old City, Friday, July 21, 2017. Israel police severely restricted Muslim access to a contested shrine in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday to prevent protests over the installation of metal detectors at the holy site. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)
The Latest: Palestinian killed in Jerusalem; day's 2nd deathThe Latest: Jerusalem hospital says Palestinian killed by live fire during Jerusalem clashes, day's 2nd fatality
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
FILE - This is a May 19, 2017  file photo of National Air Traffic Services personnel giving a demonstration in the operations room at National Air Traffic Services in Swanwick southern England. Britain is poised to handle a record number of flights in its increasingly crowded skies. The NATS air traffic control agency said it expects to handle some 8,800 flights Friday, in what is expected to be the peak day of the busy summer travel season. (Andrew Matthews/PA File via AP)
Britain set to break flight record amid summer getawayBritain is poised to handle a record-breaking number of flights in its increasingly crowded skies
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
A Syrian Internal Security Forces soldier stand guards as his comrades attend their graduation ceremony, at Ain Issa desert base, in Raqqa province, northeast Syria, Thursday, July 20, 2017. Some 250 residents of Syria's Raqqa province are the latest batch to graduate from a brief U.S-training course that is preparing an internal security force to hold and secure areas as they are captured from Islamic State militants.(AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
US official: IS putting up stiff resistance in Syria's RaqqaUS-led coalition spokesman: Fight slows against Islamic State militants in their stronghold in Syrian city of Raqqa
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
The Latest: Spain court drops probe into Syrian crimesThe Latest: Spain's top judges drop probe in Syrian government crimes, say country's courts have no jurisdiction
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Palestinians run away from tear gas thrown by Israeli police officers outside Jerusalem's Old City, Friday, July 21, 2017. Israel police severely restricted Muslim access to a contested shrine in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday to prevent protests over the installation of metal detectors at the holy site. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean)
Clashes in West Bank; Palestinian teen killed in JerusalemPalestinians clash with Israeli forces in West Bank over Jerusalem shrine; Palestinian teen killed in Jerusalem
The Associated Press1 hour ago
CORRECTS TO  GERMAN PRESIDENT SIGNED  LEGISLATION THURSDAY JULY 20, 2017 - FILE - In this June 30, 2017 file photo, men with rainbow flags stand in front of the Brandenburg Gate at an event organized by the Social Democrats to celebrate the legalization of same-sex marriage in Berlin. Germany’s president has signed legislation Thursday July 20,  2017  legalizing gay marriage, paving the way for it to take effect this fall.Lawmakers  approved the bill on June 30 in its last session before Germany’s September election. (Michael Kappeler/dpa via AP,file)
German president OKs gay marriage law, takes effect in fallGermany's president has signed legislation legalizing gay marriage, paving the way for it to take effect this fall
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This frame grab from video released on Friday, July 21, 2017 and provided by the government-controlled Syrian Central Military Media, shows a Hezbollah cannon pounding militants' positions on the Lebanon-Syria border. The Syrian army and members of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group launched a major ground offensive on Friday aiming to end years long presence of hundreds of militants in a border area between the two countries. (Syrian Central Military Media, via AP)
Syrian army and Hezbollah launch attack near Lebanese borderThe Syrian army and members of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group have launched a major ground offensive in a border area between the two countries
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This undated photo released by Privat/TurkeyRelease Germany shows German human rights campaigner Peter Steudtner. Steudtner and nine other human rights campaigners were detained during a workshop on the Prince Islands in Turkey. (Privat/TurkeyRelease Germany via AP)
Turkish PM calls for cool heads as Germany tightens stanceTurkey's prime minister has sought to downplay worries of growing tensions between Turkey and Germany following the jailing of six human rights activists, including one German
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A partially destroyed building is seen after an earthquake on the island of Kos, Greece Friday, July 21, 2017. A powerful earthquake sent a building crashing down on tourists at a bar on the Greek holiday island of Kos and struck panic on the nearby shores of Turkey early Friday, killing two people and injuring some 200 people. (AP Photo/Nikiforos Pittaras)
Quake jolts Greek, Turkish resorts, kills 2, hurts 500A powerful overnight earthquake shook holiday resorts in Greece and Turkey, injuring nearly 500 people, and leaving two tourists dead on the Greek island of Kos where revelers at a bar were crushed in a building collapse
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Opposition senator Jan Rulewski, a communist era Solidarity activist and political prisoner, appears in a prisoner dress during a debate on a contentious bill that gives politicians influence on the nation's top court, in the Senate in Warsaw, Poland, Friday, July 21, 2017. The Senate, dominated by the ruling Law and Justice party is to vote the bill, approved earlier by the parliament. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
Poland's senators to vote on contentious court overhaulPoland's Senate is debating a contentious draft law that would dismiss current Supreme Court judges and let the president appoint new ones
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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