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Court: Hugo Chávez's former nurse hid gold in secret vaultCourt records in Liechtenstein obtained by The Associated Press show that Claudia Díaz, who once served as a nurse for former Venezuela President Hugo Chávez, is accused of transferring millions of dollar out of the socialist country by purchasing gold bars through a shell company in the Caribbean nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines
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FILE - In this file photo dated Saturday, March 10, 2018, Spain's emeritus King Juan Carlos waves upon his arrival to the Academia Diplomatica de Chile, in Santiago.  Spain's royal family’s website on Monday Aug. 3, 2020, published a letter from Spain’s former monarch, King Juan Carlos I, saying he is leaving Spain to live in another country, amidst a financial scandal. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix, FILE)
Spain's former king leaving country amid financial scandalSpain’s former monarch, Juan Carlos I, says he is leaving Spain to live in another country amid a financial scandal
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Amid a financial scandal, former Spanish King Juan Carlos I says he is leaving Spain to live in another countryAmid a financial scandal, former Spanish King Juan Carlos I says he is leaving Spain to live in another country
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France won't ratify Hong Kong's extradition agreementFrance has decided not to ratify an extradition agreement with Hong Kong after China's central government in Beijing imposed a new national security law on the city
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A view of the new San Giorgio Bridge ahead of its inauguration in Genoa, Italy, Monday, Aug. 3, 2020. A large section of the old Morandi bridge collapsed on Aug. 14, 2018, killing 43 people and forcing the evacuation of nearby residents from the densely built-up area. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
Genoa has new bridge 2 years after span's deadly collapse Two years ago, a stretch of Genoa's Morandi Bridge collapsed, sending cars and trucks plunging to dry riverbed below and ending 43 lives
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FILE - In this Tuesday, April 21, 2020 file photo, the sun shines above Britain's Houses of Parliament as the country is in lockdown to help curb the spread of coronavirus, in London. The conviction of a British lawmaker for sexual assault, and the arrest of another on rape allegations, are increasing pressure on Britain’s political leaders to confront a political culture that has often let abuse go unchecked. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
Lawmaker arrest spotlights UK Parliament’s sex abuse problemThe weekend arrest of a British lawmaker accused of rape and the sexual assault conviction of a former legislator last week are increasing pressure on Britain’s political leaders to confront a political culture that has often let abuse go unchecked
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FILE  - In this Sept. 24, 2018 file photo, Claudia Patricia Diaz Guillen, the former nurse of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, leaves the national court in Madrid, Spain, where she fought and won a case of extradition at Venezuela's request for alleged money laundering. It was 2014 when Diaz, then Venezuela's former treasurer, was looking for a safe haven to store the unexplained wealth she had accumulated over the years, and allegedly turned to one of the oldest ways of moving vast sums of money anonymously: buying gold. (AP Photo/Paul White, File)
Gold in secret vault is traced to Hugo Chávez's former nurseCourt records in Liechtenstein obtained by The Associated Press show that Claudia Díaz, who once served as a nurse for former Venezuela president Hugo Chávez, is accused of transferring millions of dollar out of the socialist country by purchasing gold bars through a shell company in the Caribbean nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines
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Albanian businessman’s assets seized, drug links suspectedAlbanian prosecutors have seized the assets of a businessman and a media mogul suspected of building his empire with drug trafficking profits
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This undated photo provided by the Ukrainian Police Press Office, shows Sukhrob Karimov, a citizen of the Central Asian nation of Uzbekistan. Police detained Sukhrob Karimov who allegedly threatened to set off an explosive device at a bank in Ukraine's capital and demanded to speak with journalists Monday Aug. 3, 2020. (Ukrainian Police Press Office via AP)
Ukrainian police detain man threatening to blow up Kyiv bankA man who allegedly threatened to blow up an explosive device at a bank in Ukraine's capital has been detained by police
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Poland's top court confirms Duda's election for president The Supreme Court of Poland has upheld the reelection of President Andrzej Duda after deciding that complaints about the validity of the country’s presidential election were insufficient to void the results
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Greece: 1 hurt as small plane hits shut village coffee shopAuthorities say a small training aircraft has crashed into a shut village coffee shop in northern Greece, injuring the teenage pilot and causing minor damage
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Ferrari lowers guidance after Q2 profits nearly wiped outItalian sportscar maker Ferrari has lowered its full year earnings guidance after reporting second-quarter profits were nearly wiped out by temporary halts in production and delivery due to the coronavirus
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In this July 25, 2020 file photo, people gather outdoors at dusk on a viewpoint in Barcelona, Spain. The average age of a virus patient in Spain has fallen from 63 in the spring to 45 now and "the pressure on the health system is low," said Spanish Health Minister Salvador Illa. Since the virus takes a heavier toll on the elderly, younger coronavirus patients means more who have milder symptoms. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
Spain's new wave of infections hits the young, middle-agedSpaniards thought the worst of the pandemic was behind them but they are being surprised by a new wave of infections
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Children make their way to school by their parents in Rostock, Germany Monday, Aug. 3, 2020 as Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is the first federal state to resume regular school operations throughout the state. About 150,000 students are expected to attend their schools. (Bernd Wuestneck/dpa via AP)
First students resume class in Germany after corona shutdownWary parents, teachers and children are looking on as students return to classrooms in a northeastern state of Germany
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Serbia's army guard of honor wearing face masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus, stand in front of the parliament building before the inaugural parliament session in Belgrade, Serbia, Monday, Aug. 3, 2020. The Serbian parliament reconvened Monday amid protests by opposition and far-right supporters who claim the parliamentary election that was overwhelmingly won by the ruling populists was rigged. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Serbian parliament convenes after elections, amid protestsSerbia's new parliament has convened amid protests by some opposition parties and far-right groups claiming that the parliamentary election, overwhelmingly won by the ruling populists, was rigged
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