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Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers his keynote speech on Japan's economy and investment-friendly reforms, at the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
US allies divided over Trump's threat against North KoreaJapan has urged international unity in pressuring North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, even as another key U.S. ally pushed back against President Donald Trump's threat to "totally destroy" the rogue nation if it attacked
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Costa Rica's President Luis Guillermo Solís Rivera addresses the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at the U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Over 40 nations ink nuclear ban treaty opposed by big powersMore than 40 countries so far have signed on to the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons, but the nuclear powers want no part of it.
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Columbia's President Juan Manuel Santos, left, shows a thumbs up as British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, right, reaches for a handshake, as the past each other riding an escalator during the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday Sept. 19, 2017 at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Ambitious Boris Johnson rattles May, shakes up Brexit debateBritain's undiplomatic chief diplomat, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, has thrown politics into turmoil by thrusting himself to the front of the Brexit debate at the worst possible time for the country's leader
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A man with disabilities who was unable to run away when a swarm of bees attacked police and passers-by outside the Supreme Court, has soapy water thrown over him to try and revive him after being severely stung, before an ambulance arrived to take him away alive, in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.  In a detailed ruling issued Wednesday Kenya's Supreme Court said it nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election largely because the electoral commission refused scrutiny of its computerized voting system. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Kenya Supreme Court nixed poll because it couldn't see dataKenya's Supreme Court said Wednesday it nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election largely because the electoral commission refused to allow an investigation of its computerized system that transmitted results
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Rescue workers and volunteers search for survivors on a collapsed building the Del Valle neighborhood in Mexico City, Tuesday Sept. 19, 2017. A magnitude 7.1 earthquake has stunned central Mexico, killing more than 100 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust. (AP Photo/Miguel Tovar)
The Latest: Mexico moves quake death toll down to 223Mexico's federal disaster agency is adjusting the death toll from this week's big earthquake, now saying 223 died
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U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, left whispers to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during a high level Security Council meeting on United Nations peacekeeping operations, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017 at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Pence applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reformThe Security Council has approved a resolution supporting efforts to reform the world body's far-flung peacekeeping operations, a priority of the Trump administration at the UN General Assembly
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Iran's President Hassan Rouhani listens during a news conference, during his visit for the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday Sept. 20, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
The Latest: Iran's president slams Trump's UN speechIran's President Hassan Rouhani says the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from U.S. President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and baseless allegations
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A Spanish Nacional police officer holds his weapon as demonstrators protest outside the main offices of the left wing party CUP in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Catalan pro-independence supporters have scuffled with Spanish Civil Guard officers as they left a building, escorting a government official arrested as part of a crackdown by national authorities on Catalonia's plans to hold a secession referendum. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
Clash over Catalan vote heats up in Spain as police swoop inThousands supporting a contended referendum on Catalonia's split from Spain took it to the streets amid an intensifying crackdown to stop the independence bid that has created one of the deepest political crises in democratic Spain
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In this June 5, 2017 photo, Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Pa. holds up pieces of paper used by U.S. Air Traffic Controllers as he speaks about updating their systems during an Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative event in the East Room at the White House in Washington. President Donald Trump has embraced airlines’ decades-long goal of removing air traffic control operations from the government and putting industry in charge, making it a key part of his agenda to boost the nation’s infrastructure through privatization. And yet, his prospects for closing the deal with Congress appear slim.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Prospects for air traffic control privatization appear slimProspects for congressional approval of a plan to remove air traffic control operations from the government and put industry in charge appear slim
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Boy killed at huge protests over Togo president's tenureTogo's security minister says a 10-year-old boy was killed and at least 10 other people were injured during protests over the passage of a bill that critics fear would allow the West African country's president to seek re-election indefinitely
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A Spanish Nacional police officer holds his weapon as demonstrators carrying esteladas or independence flags protest outside the main offices of the left wing party CUP in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Catalan pro-independence supporters have scuffled with Spanish Civil Guard officers as they left a building, escorting a government official arrested as part of a crackdown by national authorities on Catalonia's plans to hold a secession referendum. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
The Latest: Spain's PM warns Catalan officials to drop voteSpain's prime minister is warning Catalan leaders of "greater harm" if they don't drop plans for an independence referendum that national authorities consider illegal
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Stuart Davis, a director at one of FireEye's subsidiaries, blocks part of a projection as he  speaks to journalists about the techniques of Iranian hacking, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. A new report by FireEye, a cybersecurity firm, warned that a suspected group of hackers in Iran are targeting the aviation and petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and South Korea. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
Report: Iran group hacks aviation, petrochemical industriesCybersecurity firm warns that a suspected group of hackers in Iran are targeting the aviation and petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and South Korea
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