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Joseph Njoroge Kimani, 3, stands with his father James Kimani Njoroge, left, and mother Esther Wanjiru Njoroge, right, all wearing suits made in the colors of the Kenyan flag, as they queue to cast their votes in Gatundu, north of Nairobi, in Kenya Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Kenyans are going to the polls to vote in a general election after a tightly-fought presidential race between incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta and main opposition leader Raila Odinga. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
August 08, 2017 - 5:37 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyans on Tuesday voted in large numbers in an election that pits President Uhuru Kenyatta against challenger Raila Odinga in this East African economic hub known for its relative, long-term stability as well as the ethnic allegiances that shadow its democracy. Voters formed...
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Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta, accompanied by his wife Margaret, center-left, greets supporters after casting his vote in Gatundu, north of Nairobi, in Kenya Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Kenyans are going to the polls to vote in a general election after a tightly-fought presidential race between incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta and main opposition leader Raila Odinga. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
August 08, 2017 - 5:30 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on Kenya's elections (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who is observing Kenya's elections, is calling for patience and says eventual vote-counting will be critical to the success of the process. "There are a lot of people in...
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Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta casts his ballot, accompanied by his wife Margaret, center-left, in Gatundu, north of Nairobi, in Kenya Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Kenyans are going to the polls to vote in a general election after a tightly-fought presidential race between incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta and main opposition leader Raila Odinga. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
August 08, 2017 - 5:12 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on Kenya's elections (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has voted in his birthplace of Gatundu, north of Nairobi. Kenyans on Tuesday started voting in a fiercely contested election that pits Kenyatta against challenger Raila Odinga. This...
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August 08, 2017 - 4:43 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A Moscow court has stopped the deportation of a Russian reporter to his native Uzbekistan, bowing to a European court's order. The European Court of Human Rights has obliged Russia to halt Khudoberdy Nurmatov's deportation amid rights activists' fear he might face torture in...
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FILE - In this Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 file photo, Venezuela's Constitutional Assembly poses for an official photo after being sworn in, at the National Assembly in Caracas, Venezuela. The Constitutional Assembly is expected to meet again on Tuesday, Aug. 8, and despite growing international criticism, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has remained firm in pressing the body forward in executing his priorities. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos, File)
August 08, 2017 - 4:39 am
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Foreign ministers from 14 nations are meeting in Peru on Tuesday in hopes of finding consensus on a regional response to Venezuela's growing political crisis, while President Nicolas Maduro's all-powerful constitutional assembly is forging ahead on promises to punish the...
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A government supporter holds a heart-shaped placard decorated with an image of Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro during a rally in support of the Constitutional Assembly outside of the National Assembly building in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, Aug. 7, 2017. Pro- and anti-government factions dug themselves further into their trenches Monday amid Venezuela's deepening political crisis, with each side staking a claim to the powers granted them by dueling national assemblies. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
August 08, 2017 - 4:31 am
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on Venezuela's political crisis (all times local): 5:25 a.m. The U.N. human rights office says it has unearthed "widespread and systematic use" of excessive force, arbitrary detention and other rights violations against demonstrators and detainees in Venezuela...
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A man passes in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index in Tokyo Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Shares fell Tuesday in Asia, rapidly erasing initial gains that followed record highs on Wall Street after China reported disappointing trade data for July. (AP Photo/Sherry Zheng)
August 08, 2017 - 3:51 am
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares are mixed after China reported disappointing trade data for July, with little else to drive trading sentiment. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 was flat at 5,209.20, while Germany's DAX added less than 0.1 percent to 12,261.92. Britain's FTSE 100 fell less than 0.1 percent...
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FILE - In this Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 file photo, Venezuela's Constitutional Assembly poses for an official photo after being sworn in, at the National Assembly in Caracas, Venezuela. The Constitutional Assembly is expected to meet again on Tuesday, Aug. 8, and despite growing international criticism, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has remained firm in pressing the body forward in executing his priorities. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos, File)
August 08, 2017 - 3:21 am
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Foreign ministers from 14 nations are meeting in Peru on Tuesday in hopes of finding consensus on a regional response to Venezuela's growing political crisis, while President Nicolas Maduro's all-powerful constitutional assembly is forging ahead on promises to punish the...
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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull speaks during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Turnbull says Parliament could legalize gay marriage this year if the nation’s voters endorse it in a rare but nonbinding poll in November. (AP Photo/Rod McGuirk)
August 08, 2017 - 2:05 am
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister said Tuesday that Parliament could legalize gay marriage this year if the nation's voters endorse it in a rare nonbinding poll in November. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said he expected the public would support marriage equality in the so-...
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August 08, 2017 - 1:47 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Cleanup efforts are under way in Hong Kong after white blobs of congealed palm oil washed up on the city's shores following a collision between two ships. Authorities have closed more than a dozen beaches, including two on Tuesday, since the spill was reported over the weekend,...
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