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British royal family thanks those who celebrated wedding

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London, May 20 (AP) - The royal family, blessed with fantastic weather and a buoyant public mood at the royal wedding, has thanked people who attended or watched Prince Harry marry Meghan Markle.
The family tweeted its thanks late Saturday night while Harry and his bride were attending a private soiree hosted by Harry's father, Prince Charles.
"Thank you to everyone who came to Windsor and those who followed from around the UK, the Common-wealth, and the world," the royals said.
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Macedonian PM says Greece agrees to discuss proposed name

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Skopje, May 20 (AP) - Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said Saturday he is ready to go ahead with a new name for his country in order to solve a decades-long name dispute with Greece and pave the way for full integration of the small Balkan country into the European Union and NATO.
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Malaysia’s reformist icon Anwar freed, given royal pardon

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Kuala Lumpur, May 16 (AP) - Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim was freed from custody Wednesday after receiving a royal pardon, transforming a political prisoner into a prime minister-in-waiting following his alliance's stunning election victory.
Anwar, 70, was convicted of sodomy in 2015 in...
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7 governors sign letter backing Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

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Columbia, May 16 (AP) - South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster and a group of fellow governors are backing President Donald Trump's nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize, citing what they called Trump's "transforma-tive efforts to bring peace to the Korean peninsula."
In a letter this week to...
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Rescuers searching for survivors after Indian ferry capsizes

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Hyderabad, May 16 (AP) - Rescuers were searching for survivors Wednesday after a river ferry capsized in heavy winds in rural south India, leaving anywhere from 10 to 40 people missing.
About 20 people swam to safety Tuesday evening after the ferry flipped on the Godavari River but others...
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