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Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong, right, is accompanied by Nathan Law as they pay respect to a protester who fell to his death after hanging a protest banner against an extradition bill in Hong Kong, Monday, June 17, 2019. Wong, a leading figure in Hong Kong's 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations, was released from prison on Monday and vowed to soon join the latest round of protests. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
The Latest: Dissident joins protest after prison releaseJoshua Wong was joining the latest Hong Kong protesters after being released from prison over his role in the 2014 pro-democracy demonstrations
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
Hallways of Buenos Aires's subway are lit only by emergency lights during a blackout, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Argentina and Uruguay were working frantically to return power on Sunday, after a massive power failure left large swaths of the South American countries in the dark. (AP Photo/Tomas F. Cuesta)
Hunt for cause of massive South America power outage beginsAuthorities still in the dark over cause of massive power outage that left millions without electricity across South America
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
Commuters walk past posters and flowers placed next to a bus stand after tens of thousands of protesters staged a massive protest against the unpopular extradition bill in Hong Kong, Monday, June 17, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong left the streets, averting possible clashes Monday after haggling for hours with police by moving to areas near the city's government headquarters.(AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Hong Kong police clear streets as protesters move to parkProtesters in Hong Kong have left the streets, averting possible clashes with police by moving to areas near the city's government headquarters
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A man walks in the rain to a polling station during general elections in Antigua, Guatemala, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Voters are choosing between 19 candidates for a four-year presidential term that begins in Jan. 2020. The winner needs an absolute majority, making an August runoff between the two top vote-getters likely. (AP Photo/Santiago Billy)
Ex-first lady leads Guatemalan president vote, runoff likelyA former first lady took the lead in early results from Guatemala's Sunday presidential election, although a second round of voting is expected to determine who will oversee this Central American nation
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Election officials start counting votes after polls closed during general elections in Guatemala City, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Guatemalans are voting for their next president in elections plagued by widespread disillusion and distrust, and as thousands of their compatriots flee poverty and gang violence to seek a new life in the United States. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
Early results: Businesswoman ahead in Guatemalan electionEarly results in Guatemala's Sunday presidential election point to a businesswoman in the lead for a nation where tens of thousands have fled poverty and gang violence to seek a new life in the United States
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong, right, is accompanied by Nathan Law as they pay respect to a protester who fell to his death after hanging a protest banner against an extradition bill in Hong Kong, Monday, June 17, 2019. Wong, a leading figure in Hong Kong's 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations, was released from prison on Monday and vowed to soon join the latest round of protests. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong released from prisonJoshua Wong, a leading figure in Hong Kong's 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations, has been released from prison
The Associated Press3 hours ago
A boy repacks chickens more densely, to be loaded onto inner tube and plank rafts and taken across the Suchiate River to Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, Saturday, June 15, 2019. A free flow of goods and people crossing by raft has fueled the economy on both sides of the river as long as residents can remember, and many worry that the arrival of the National Guard could hurt business. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Mexico reinforces checks amid US pressure over migrant flowMexican authorities stepped up revisions along well-traveled routes for migrants in southern Mexico over the weekend, checking identifications, pulling migrants off public transport and intercepting four trucks packed with nearly 800 migrants
The Associated Press4 hours ago
A quote from the Sudanese opposition is seen on a wall Sunday, June 16, 2019, about the protesters who were killed by security forces on June 3, 2019, where demonstrators had been holding a sit-in, in Khartoum, Sudan.  Sudanese officials say al-Bashir is being taken to the prosecutor's office for corruption probe. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
Sudan's Bashir appears in public for first time since ousterSudan's detained former President Omar al-Bashir appeared in public for the first time since his ouster two months ago, as he was led to a prosecutor's office in a corruption investigation
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam walks behind a red barrier tape toward a press conference in Hong Kong Saturday, June 15, 2019. Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she will suspend a proposed extradition bill indefinitely. Lam told media Saturday she took the move in response to widespread public unhappiness over the measure, which would enable authorities to send some suspects to stand trial in mainland courts. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Hong Kong leader fights for political life after bill fiascoHong Kong leader Carrie Lam has found herself in a precarious position after she was forced to back down from an unpopular extradition bill seen as eroding the territory's judicial independence
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Cars drive through an unlit street during a blackout in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, June. 16, 2019. A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay on Sunday in what the Argentine president called an “unprecedented” failure in the countries’ power grid. (AP Photo/Tomas F. Cuesta)
Massive blackout hits tens of millions in South AmericaA massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries' interconnected power grid
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Technicians of Edenor electricity company stand under the rain as they work to fix a generator during a blackout in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, June 16, 2019. A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay on Sunday in what the Argentine president called an “unprecedented” failure in the countries’ power grid. (AP Photo/Tomas F. Cuesta)
The Latest: Argentine state news agency: power 90% restoredArgentina's state news agency says that most of the nation's grid is back up and running
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, April 29, 2019 file photo, Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg speaks during a news conference after the company's annual shareholders meeting at the Field Museum in Chicago. Boeing’s CEO says the company made a “mistake” in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in 737 Max jets ahead of two deadly crashes of the top-selling plane. Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg told reporters in Paris on Sunday, June 16 that the company’s communication “was not consistent,” calling that “unacceptable.”(AP Photo/Jim Young, file)
CEO: Boeing made mistake in handling warning-system problemThe CEO of Boeing says the company made a "mistake" in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in 737 Max jets before two deadly crashes of the top-selling plane
The Associated Press7 hours ago
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