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The Latest: Sanders accuses GOP of 'hypocrisy' on abortion

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest from the 2016 campaign trail (all times local):

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Thursday 02/11/2016
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 vote
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 9:13 pm

DUBLIN (AP) — The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein chief Gerry Adams of directing IRA violence in the past and seeking to endanger jurors today as they waged their first head-to-head debate ahead of Ireland's Feb. 26 election.

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Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North Korea
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 9:13 pm

PAJU, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has cut off power and water supplies to a factory park in North Korea, officials said Friday, a day after the North deported all South Korean workers there and ordered a military takeover of the complex that had been the last major symbol of cooperation between the rivals.

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Diplomats aim for temporary Syria truce in a week
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 9:13 pm

MUNICH (AP) — Diplomats trying to secure a ceasefire for the civil war in Syria fell short early Friday in organizing an immediate truce but agreed to try to work out details and implement a temporary "cessation of hostilities" in the coming week.

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Riot at prison in northern Mexico leaves 49 inmates dead
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 9:13 pm

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico turned into a riot Thursday, leaving 49 inmates dead and 12 injured in the country's deadliest prison melee in years.

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Nigerian suicide bomber gets cold feet, refuses to kill
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 9:13 pm

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Strapped with a booby-trapped vest and sent by the extremist Boko Haram group to kill as many people as possible, the young teenage girl tore off the explosives and fled as soon as she was out of sight of her handlers.

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The Latest: Kerry calls for genuine negotiation on Syria
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 9:13 pm

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest developments on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and security talks in Munich, Germany. (all times local):

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Italy urged Egypt for help hours after student disappeared
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 9:13 pm

CAIRO (AP) — Italian officials contacted Egyptian authorities hours after a student later found tortured to death disappeared in central Cairo last month, according to an official summary of early Italian efforts to locate him.

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Berlin Film Festival jury questioned over diversity
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 8:01 pm

BERLIN (AP) — The Berlin International Film Festival became embroiled Thursday in the debate about diversity in the movie industry, with jury president Meryl Streep dismissing questions about the all-white panel by telling reporters that "we're all Africans, really."

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Ireland slams threats to reporters covering Dublin gang war
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 6:05 pm

DUBLIN (AP) — Two reporters covering the Dublin gang war have received death threats from criminals because of their work, but they won't be deterred from exposing Ireland's underworld, the country's largest newspaper group said Thursday.

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Final arguments wrapped in Habre trial; verdict in May
Updated: February 11, 2016 - 6:05 pm

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The lawyers for former Chad dictator Hissene Habre closed their final statements Thursday by dismissing the credibility of testimony and reports that placed direct blame on the leader for the deaths of thousands during his rule.

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