The Latest: Report: German minister hints at compromise

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Colombia Presidential Election Results: Meet Ivan Duque, The Conservative Who Rose To Power

With 99.9 percent of the vote in, Iván Duque of the center-right Democratic Center party won Colombia’s second presidential run-off Sunday in a post-war electoral process after more than 50 years of internal conflict, defeating left-leaning candidate Gustavo Petro of the Colombia Humana coalition. This is also the first time the South American country chose a female vice president. Duque, ...

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Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three, stops factories

TOKYO (Reuters) – A magnitude 6.1 earthquake shook Osaka, Japan’s second-biggest metropolis, early on Monday, killing three people, halting factory lines in an industrial area and bursting water mains, government and company officials said. No tsunami warning was issued. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said authorities were assessing damage and their top priority was the safety of residents. About 150 people ...

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Bavarians signal way to buy time in migrant plan dispute with Merkel

BERLIN/MUNICH (Reuters) – Bavaria’s Christian Social Union (CSU) called on Monday for new measures to curb immigration but said a plan to turn away migrants at the border still needed work, buying time in a row with Chancellor Angela Merkel that is rocking her coalition. German Chancellor Angela Merkel reacts as she attends the board meeting of Germany’s Christian Democratic ...

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Bavarians signal way to buy time in migrant plan dispute with Merkel

BERLIN/MUNICH (Reuters) – Bavaria’s Christian Social Union (CSU) called on Monday for new measures to curb immigration but said a plan to turn away migrants at the border still needed work, buying time in a row with Chancellor Angela Merkel that is rocking her coalition. German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends the board meeting of Germany’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in ...

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Compulsive video-game playing now new mental health problem

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Compulsive video-game playing now new mental health problem

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WHO to classify 'gaming disorder' as mental health condition

Now, they may have backup: The World Health Organization is set to announce “gaming disorder” as a new mental health condition to be included in the 11th edition of its International Classification of Diseases, set to release Monday. “I’m not creating a precedent,” said Dr. Vladimir Poznyak, a member of WHO’s Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, which proposed ...

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Afghans 'tired of war', say exhausted peace marchers in Kabul

KABUL (Reuters) – Hundreds of Afghan peace marchers arrived exhausted in the capital, Kabul, on Monday after spending the fasting month of Ramadan crossing the sun-baked, war-torn country, much of it under Taliban control. People celebrate ceasefire in Rodat district of Nangarhar province, Afghanistan June 16, 2018. REUTERS/Parwiz The marchers, all men, including teachers, students and war victims on crutches ...

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