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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the election of Interpol's next president (all times local):

12:35 p.m.

The spokeswoman for the Russian interior ministry says that the Russian candidate for Interpol president who...Read more

HONG KONG (AP) — A U.S. aircraft carrier docked in Hong Kong on Wednesday, days after a pair of American B-52 bombers flew over the disputed South China Sea.

The arrival of the USS Ronald Reagan and its battle group in the Asian financial hub comes...Read more

BERLIN (AP) — German police have conducted a large-scale anti-terror drill at Cologne-Bonn airport, in the west of the country, amid ongoing concerns about the threat posed by Islamic extremists.

Some 1,000 officers took part in the exercise early...Read more

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese media report Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn will be held in custody for another 10 days.

Ghosn was arrested earlier this week on suspicion of falsifying income reports by millions of dollars and misusing company assets for personal...Read more

CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local):

10 a.m.

Turkey's foreign minister says the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi should not be covered up for the...Read more

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — South Korea's Kim Jong Yang has been elected as Interpol's next president, edging out a longtime veteran of Russia's security services who was strongly opposed by the U.S., Britain and other European nations.

The White...Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press polled a panel of WNBA coaches and general managers for a mock draft of the first round this spring. Panelists were limited to college seniors and eligible foreign players, and they could not offer a pick for their own team. While last...Read more

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Wednesday it will dissolve a foundation funded by Japan to compensate South Korean women who were forced to work in Japan's World War II military brothels.

The widely expected decision, if carried out, would...Read more

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets fell on Wednesday after a trade dispute between the U.S. and China stalled a weekend meeting, dimming hopes that it could be resolved once their leaders meet.

KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 dropped 0.4 percent...Read more

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban have denied involvement in a suicide bombing in the Afghan capital that killed at least 50 people.

Tuesday's attack, which targeted a gathering of hundreds of clerics at a wedding hall in Kabul, bore the hallmarks...Read more

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