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AP Top International News at 6:58 a.m. EDT

Triple suicide attack at Istanbul airport kills 41
ISTANBUL (AP) -- Suicide attackers armed with guns and bombs killed 41 people and wounded scores at Istanbul's busy Ataturk Airport. The government said Islamic State extremists were believed responsible....

The Latest: Pakistan condemns attacks on Istanbul airport
ISTANBUL (AP) -- The Latest on the explosions at Istanbul's Ataturk airport (all times local):...

Division, confusion as EU rethinks future without Britain
BRUSSELS (AP) -- EU leaders met Wednesday without Britain for the first time to rethink their shaken union, make it more relevant to citizens and keep it from disintegrating after Britain's unprecedented vote to leave - but conflicting visions of Europe's future are complicating the high-stakes summit....

Conservative contenders line up to replace UK's Cameron
LONDON (AP) -- Nominations were opening Wednesday to replace Prime Minister David Cameron as leader of the Conservative Party, with the victor getting the challenge - or the poisoned chalice - of negotiating Britain's exit from the European Union....

The Latest: Poland won't limit EU's free market or movement
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The Latest on British vote to leave the European Union (all times local):...

Jordan widens IS crackdown; signs of home-grown extremism
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- Two dozen men charged with supporting the Islamic State group squeezed into a cage in Jordan's state security court. After brief questioning from a judge, they filed back out, and guards ushered in the next group of accused militants....

Pyonghattan 2.0: More skyscrapers go up in N. Korea capital
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- Hoping to show the world his country is doing just fine despite sanctions and outside pressure over its nuclear weapons program, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has put his soldier-builders to work on yet another major project - a series of apartments and high-rises that are once again changing the Pyongyang skyline....

North American leaders confront rising tide of protectionism
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- The leaders of North America confront a rising tide of economic protectionism and nationalism as they hold a summit Wednesday in the Canadian capital....

Drug pusher deaths jump as Philippine leader takes office
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- The bodies of dozens of suspected drug peddlers have turned up in the Philippines in recent weeks, providing an eerie backdrop to the swearing-in on Thursday of Rodrigo Duterte, who has warned of a bloody presidency in his bid to eradicate crime....

US-backed Syria rebels capture IS-held base near Iraq border
BEIRUT (AP) -- A spokesman for U.S-backed Syrian rebels and an activist group say the rebels have seized a small military base that was held by the Islamic State group near the Iraqi border....

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