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Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., listens at right as the committee's Vice Chairman Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va. speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, March 29, 2017, to discuss the committee's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Senate intel leaders pledge Russia probe cooperationThe top Republican and Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee say they will steer clear of politics in probing Russian interference in last year's presidential election
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A federal policeman takes a break from inspecting houses during fighting against Islamic State militants on the western side of Mosul, Iraq, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
Iraqi officials: Suicide truck bombing kills 15 in BaghdadIraqi officials say a suicide truck bomb targeted a police checkpoint in southern Baghdad, killing 15
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First lady Melania Trump speaks before presenting the 2017 Secretary's of State's International Women of Courage (IWOC) Awards, Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at the State Department in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
First lady helps present courage awards to 13 womenMelania Trump helped present State Department awards Wednesday to 13 women from around the globe who were recognized for demonstrating courage and leadership in the face of adversity, a group she praised as "true heroes."
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Scottish UKIP member David Coburn, left, holds a Brisith flag as h celebrates the official triggering of Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty in Brussels on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. EU Council President Donald Tusk has received a letter from British Prime Minister Theresa May, invoking Article 50 of the bloc's key treaty, the formal start of exit negotiations. (AP Photo/Thierry Monasse)
The Latest: May says EU's bill for Brexit hasn't come dueBritish Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain has not received a multi-billion dollar exit bill from the European Union
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Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, attends the summit of the Arab League at the Dead Sea, Jordan, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Arab leaders are gathering for an annual summit where the long-stalled quest for Palestinian statehood is to take center stage. The summit is expected to endorse key Palestinian positions, signaling to President Donald Trump ahead of White House meetings with leaders of Egypt and Jordan that a deal on Palestinian statehood must precede any Israeli-Arab normalization. (AP Photo/ Raad Adayleh)
Arab leaders ready to work with Trump on Mideast peace dealArab leaders relaunch peace plan that offers Israel full ties in exchange for Palestinian statehood
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US official: 6 fired from Afghanistan embassy for drugsSix people working at the U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan have been fired for using or possessing illegal drugs
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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, left, visits a living quarters of a military base on Franz Josef Land archipelago in Arctic Russia, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Russia has sought to strengthen its foothold in the Arctic amid intensifying rivalry for the region's rich natural resources between polar countries. (Yekaterina Shtukina/Pool Photo via AP)
Putin visits Arctic archipelago to reaffirm Russian presencePresident Vladimir Putin is visiting an Arctic archipelago as part of Russia's efforts to reaffirm its foothold in the oil-rich region
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Leader of the ALDE Guy Verhofstadt speaks during a media conference at the European Parliament in Brussels on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. EU Council President Donald Tusk on Wednesday received a letter from British Prime Minister Theresa May, invoking Article 50 of the bloc's key treaty, the formal start of exit negotiations. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
Top EU Brexit official says Brexit would stun ChurchillThe European Parliament's top Brexit official thinks Winston Churchill and Margaret Thatcher would not look kindly on Prime Minister Theresa May turning over the hourglass on her country's withdrawal from the European Union
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Twenty one kings, presidents and top officials from the Arab League summit pose for a group photo, at a gathering near the Dead Sea in Jordan on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. With the exception of Syria, whose chair sits empty, all Arab states are participating in the annual event aiming to work on regional solutions to conflicts in Yemen, Libya, Iraq and Syria while tackling extremism, poverty and worries over the new American administration. (AP Photo/ Raad Adayleh)
The Latest: US envoy at Arab summit: Mideast peace possibleThe Latest: Trump's envoy tells officials at Arab summit that US president believes Israeli-Palestinian deal is possible
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Police officers escort remain supporters dressed up in Alice in Wonderland themed costumes and with a white German Shepherd dog named "Alba White Wolf" away from an area television broadcasters use on College Green in London, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May was photographed signing the letter delivered to EU Council President Donald Tusk that will trigger Brexit — a process Britain says is irreversible. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
It's not EU, it's me: UK files for EU divorce after 44 yearsBritain files for divorce from the European Union, with fond words and promises of friendship that could not disguise the historic nature of the schism _ or the years of argument and hard-nosed bargaining ahead
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Friends and family members lower the body of Ahmed Kathrada, into the grave during the funeral service at West Park Cemetery in Johannesburg, South Africa, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada, who spent 26 years in jail - many of them alongside Nelson Mandela - for working to end South Africa's previous white minority rule, died in Johannesburg on Tuesday morning. He was 87 years old. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
South Africa activist's funeral exposes divide over futureSouth Africa activist's funeral exposes angry divide over country he fought to see free
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This still image taken from drone footage posted online Monday, March. 27, 2017 by the Aamaq News Agency, a media arm of the Islamic State group, shows the Tabqa Dam, in Raqqa, Syria. U.S.-backed forces in northern Syria said Monday paused military operations near a major dam held by the Islamic State group in order to allow engineers to fix any problems after conflicting reports about its stability. (Aamaq News Agency via AP)
Syrian experts visit critical dam spillway near main IS baseSyrian engineers, Red Crescent officials visit critical spillway of key dam west of IS stronghold of Raqqa
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