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MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine's constitutional court has ruled in favor of the president's order to dissolve the parliament and call snap elections.

Thursday's ruling paves the way for elections to the Supreme Rada to be held on July 21, about four months ahead...Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he'll consider inviting the NBA champion Toronto Raptors to the White House "if they'd like to do it."

Asked whether he'd invite the Canadian team, Trump said Thursday that he hadn't thought about it. Trump...Read more

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders struggled Thursday to bridge deep differences over who should be appointed to some of the bloc's most prestigious jobs — making it likely they will need to convene yet another summit to sort out the top posts.

Keen...Read more

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on choosing Britain's next prime minister (all times local):

6:10 p.m.

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will compete to become Britain's next prime minister in a runoff vote by members of the governing...Read more

MILAN (AP) — A mother sperm whale and its baby have died after becoming tangled in a fishing net in the Tyrrhenian Sea off Italy's western coast, an Italian environmental group reported Thursday.

The Marevivo group said the Italian Coast Guard had...Read more

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. surveillance drone Thursday in the Strait of Hormuz, marking the first time the Islamic Republic directly attacked the American military amid tensions over Tehran's unraveling nuclear deal with world powers....Read more

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Self-driving car pioneer Waymo is teaming up with automakers Renault and Nissan to make its first journey outside the U.S. with a ride-hailing service that will dispatch a fleet of robotaxis in France and Japan.

The partnership...Read more

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Americans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots to explore the cosmos over sending humans back to the moon or on to Mars, a poll shows.

The...Read more

HELSINKI (AP) — A wolf that captured international attention earlier this year after being rescued from an icy Estonian river by construction workers may have been killed, authorities said.

The Environment Agency told local broadcaster ERR late...Read more

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of highly contagious African swine fever, with Vietnam culling 2.6 million pigs and China reporting more than a million dead in an unprecedentedly huge epidemic some fear is out of control....Read more

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