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Conservative Member of Parliament Tobias Ellwood, centre, helps emergency services attend to an injured person outside the Houses of Parliament, London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing. It is urging people to stay away from the area. Officials say a man with a knife attacked a police officer at Parliament and was shot by officers. Nearby, witnesses say a vehicle struck several people on the Westminster Bridge. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP).

Four dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament






Coca cultivation surged last year in Colombia and now covers more territory than it did when a multibillion-dollar U.S.-led eradication campaign began 16 years ago, according to a government survey, part of a trend across Latin America that is setting of alarms in Washington. (Associated Press)

Coca expansion, drug production in Latin America further strain U.S. ties



In this Sunday, March 19, 2017 photo, Palestinian coach, Mahmoud Tafesh, gives instructions before starting training for an all women's baseball game, on a soccer field in Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip. The female players wear hijabs, not helmets, toss around tennis balls, not baseballs and their leather gloves have been replaced by black imitations knitted from fabric. The group of young women are trying to bring baseball to Gaza -- giving the traditional American pastime a distinctly local feel. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

Palestinian women bring baseball to Gaza

- Associated Press

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France warns against cuts to UN force in Congo before voting

- Associated Press

FILE - In this March 13, 2017 file photo, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is seen in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. President Donald Trump has yet to make good on his pledge to pursue closer cooperation and friendlier ties to Russia, but a planned trip to Russia by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson may test whether the detente will be more than just talk.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

Closer US-Russia ties uncertain as Tillerson plans trip

- Associated Press



FILE - In this March 6, 2017 file photo, a visitor walks by the TV screen showing a news program reporting about North Korea's missile firing, at Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea. The U.S. military expects another North Korean missile launch in the next several days, American defense officials said Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)

Officials: US expects next North Korean missile launch soon

- Associated Press





FILE - In this May 24, 2016 file photo, a barber cuts his client's hair under the staircase of his apartment building in Havana, Cuba. A rare poll of Cuban public opinion taken in late 2016 has found that most Cubans approve of normal relations with the United States and large majorities want more tourism and private business ownership. (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File)

Rare poll finds Cuban citizens favor better US relations

- Associated Press

File - In this Tuesday, March 1, 2016 file photo, American servicemen and Israeli soldiers participate in a joint drill simulating a rocket attack at a base in Hatzor, central Israel. Israel is making contingency plans to evacuate up to a quarter million people from communities along the Gaza and Lebanese borders to get them away from missile attacks if war erupts again with Hamas or Hezbollah. The mass evacuations would be the biggest in Israel's history, part of a bigger plan where the army works with municipalities to keep civilians safe. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File)

Israel plans mass evacuation if war erupts again

- Associated Press


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