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The Latest: Calls for 2nd referendum crash UK website
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union (all times local):...

Markets reel as world absorbs shock of UK vote for Brexit
LONDON (AP) -- Britain has jumped. Now it is wildly searching for the parachute....

Trans-Atlantic Trend? Trump sees UK vote as validation
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Britain's stunning vote to bolt from the European Union sent political tremors across the Atlantic Friday, fueling Donald Trump's confidence that frustrated U.S. voters will back similarly sweeping change and rattling Democrats who are banking on Americans ultimately choosing a more conventional leader in Hillary Clinton....

North Korea: We won't abandon nukes with US gun to our head
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- The top North Korean official for U.S. relations told The Associated Press on Friday that his country is now a nuclear threat to be reckoned with, and Washington can expect more nuclear tests and missile launches like the ones earlier this week as long as it attempts to force his government's collapse through a policy of pressure and punishment....

Cheers, jeers and fears as Britain votes to exit EU
LONDON (AP) -- On its face Britain looked the same on Friday: The White Cliffs of Dover gleamed, the clamor of construction rumbled across London and bathers in the Hampstead Heath park took a dip in a murky pond while the rare sun lasted....

Young Colombians look ahead to a peace they've never known
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- Carlos Ordonez says he has no idea what peace looks like. The 25 year-old's town has been under constant threat from rebels for as long as he remembers....

David Cameron's resignation to set off leadership scramble
LONDON (AP) -- An intense leadership battle is expected to unfold within Britain's Conservative Party after its long-standing, passionate split over the country's role in Europe reached a pinnacle Friday with a vote to exit the bloc and the resignation of the prime minister....

Pro-EU Scots, Northern Irish eye UK escape after Brexit vote
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) -- The United Kingdom's stunning vote to depart the European Union could end in the breakup of the U.K. itself....

IS captures 900 Kurdish civilians in north Syria in 3 weeks
BEIRUT (AP) -- Islamic State militants abducted about 900 Kurdish civilians in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo over the past three weeks, forcing the captives to build fortifications for the extremists in retaliation for a Kurdish-led assault on a nearby IS stronghold, activists said Friday....

Pope in Armenia denounces twisted, planned 'genocide'
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) -- Pope Francis denounced what he called the ideologically twisted and planned "genocide" of Armenians by Ottoman-era Turks a century ago as he arrived in Armenia on Friday for a deeply symbolic visit to mark the centenary of the massacre and pay homage to the country's steadfast Christian faith....

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