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Asian stocks leap as fears ease over British vote on EU

HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets jumped Monday as polls suggest British voters will choose to remain in the European Union in a referendum this week, easing investor worries about a possible “Brexit.”…


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UK MPs to pay tribute to Jo Cox

Image copyright Brendan Cox Image caption Labour MP Jo Cox died after the attack in her West Yorkshire constituency Politicians will return to Westminster later to pay tribute to Labour MP Jo Cox, who was…


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Greek odyssey

Image copyright UN archive Image caption For three years, thousands of Greeks stayed in refugee camps across the Middle East The influx of more than a million refugees and migrants to the Greek islands in…



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Greek people smuggler given 103-year jail term: media

Athens (AFP) – A Greek people smuggler was sentenced to 103 years in prison for ferrying groups of migrants across the Aegean Sea to Europe, local media reported Sunday. The 63-year-old smuggler was arrested in…



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May Breaks Heat Record for 13th Consecutive Month

Last month was the hottest May on record and marked the 13th consecutive month to break global temperature records, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. News of the continued record-breaking temperatures came the…


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Ibiza attack: Blackwood man in critical condition

Image copyright Wales News Service A man has been left in a critical condition in hospital after being attacked while on holiday in Ibiza. James Hallett, 25, was found unconscious in the street with severe…