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FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2015 file photo, Hindu worshippers stand in queues outside the Sabarimala temple, one of the world's largest Hindu pilgrimage sites, in the southern Indian state of Kerala. India's ruling party and the main opposition are both supporting a protest to keep females of menstruating age from entering the temple, in what some political observers say is a bid to shore up votes ahead of next year's general election. The country's Supreme Court had on Sept. 28, 2018, lifted the temple's ban on women of menstruating age, holding that equality is supreme irrespective of age and gender. (AP Photo/ Hareesh Kumar A S, File)
Indian temple priests turn back women, defying court rulingHindu priests have joined conservative protesters to block women of menstruating age from temple, defying a ruling from India's top court to let them enter
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Britain's Prince Harry, left, Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, second from left, and Invictus Games representatives climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Sydney, Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2018. Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are on day four of their 16-day tour of Australia and the South Pacific. (AP Photo/Steve Christo, Pool)
Prince Harry raises Invictus Games flag over Sydney HarborPrince Harry has scaled the Sydney Harbor Bridge to raise a flag marking the arrival of the Invictus Games, his brainchild and the focus of his current royal tour of Australia and the South Pacific
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In this Sept. 8, 2018 photo Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins plays against Rutgers during an NCAA college football game in Columbus, Ohio. The front-runners have clearly been established in the Heisman race, but the question now is who else can emerge with a late rush? (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Week 8 Preview: ACC showdown; Heisman Herbert; Auburn slumpThree ranked teams look to follow up big wins last week with another good showing and North Carolina State and Clemson play a pivotal Atlantic Coast Conference game
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Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts celebrates in the locker room after winning the baseball American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Houston. Red Sox won 4-1. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Red Sox finish off Astros in 5 games, head to World SeriesDavid Price put his postseason woes behind him, pitching the Boston Red Sox back into another World Series with a 4-1 victory over the defending champion Houston Astros
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China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption chargesChina's former internet censor is standing trial over corruption allegations
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Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James heads to the court before an NBA basketball game against the Portland Trail Blazers in Portland, Ore., Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)
Blazers spoil James' debut with 128-119 win over the LakersLeBron James' debut for the Los Angeles Lakers opened with two thunderous dunks and closed with a loss
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President Donald Trump gestures as he leaves the White House in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018.  Trump is traveling to rally in Montana, Arizona and Nevada.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Trump: 'Severe' consequences if Saudis murdered KhashoggiTrump says it looks like Khashoggi is dead, threatens 'severe' consequences
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In this Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 photo, Huron Mayor Rey Leon, center, presides over a a city council meeting in Huron, Calif. The boarded-up buildings and patchwork fences that others see as eyesores are symbols of potential for Leon, whose tiny central California farm town of Huron has been mired in poverty for decades. He was elected in 2016 to a two-year term and is unopposed for re-election next month. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Mayor returns home to try to lift town plagued by povertyIn one of California's poorest towns, a reluctant and unlikely leader is trying to improve the quality of life
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Former Prime Minister Najib Razak walks out of court room at Kuala Lumpur High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Najib arrived at high court in support of United Malays National Organization's (UMNO) president Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Zahid is expected to be charged with abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering of funds in his family-run welfare group. (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun)
Malaysia ex-Deputy PM charged with graft, money launderingMalaysia's former deputy PM charged with abuse of power, corruption and money laundering in another graft investigation against the leaders ousted in shock election results earlier this year
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Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa watches as the Boston Red Sox celebrate after winning the baseball American League Championship Series on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Verlander, Astros can't soar into another World Series.Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros couldn't soar into another World Series
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In this Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, photo, workers pack disposable aluminum foil food containers for export at a factory in Suixi county in central China's Anhui province. China's economic growth slowed further in the latest quarter, adding to challenges for communist leaders who are fighting a mounting tariff battle with Washington. (Chinatopix via AP)
China's economic growth slows amid trade battle with USChina's economic growth slows further in latest quarter, adding to challenges for communist leaders as they fight a tariff battle with Washington
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In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Fall Gala, in Des Moines, Iowa. Booker is telling students on a historically black campus in the early presidential voting state of South Carolina that apathetic voters rather than Republicans are to blame for the nation’s problems. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Booker gets a warm welcome from South Carolina DemocratsSen. Cory Booker is getting a warm welcome from many South Carolina Democrats in his first visit to the state as a presidential contender
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