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Damage to a house hit by a rocket is seen in Mishmeret, central Israel, Monday, March 25, 2019. An early morning rocket from the Gaza Strip struck a house in central Israel on Monday, wounding several people, an Israeli rescue service said, in an eruption of violence that could set off another round of violence shortly before the Israeli election. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
Gaza rocket strikes home in central Israel, 7 woundedEarly morning Gaza rocket hits house in central Israel, wounding 7 people
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Damage to a house hit by a rocket is seen in Mishmeret, central Israel, Monday, March 25, 2019. An early morning rocket from the Gaza Strip struck a house in central Israel on Monday, wounding several people, an Israeli rescue service said, in an eruption of violence that could set off another round of violence shortly before the Israeli election. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
The Latest: Israeli PM to cut short US visit after attackThe Latest: Israeli prime minister to cut short Washington visit after rocket attack from Gaza
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he is cutting Washington visit short after Gaza rocket attack on IsraelPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he is cutting Washington visit short after Gaza rocket attack on Israel
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Explosion heard in central Israel after air raid sirens wail; military says rocket fired from GazaExplosion heard in central Israel after air raid sirens wail; military says rocket fired from Gaza
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Algerian president's party rejects his protest strategyAlgerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's own party is rejecting his plans for a national conference aimed at quelling mass protests against his leadership
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Kenyan teacher Peter Tabichi, right, listens to actor Hugh Jackman, after winning the $1 million Global Teacher Prize in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, March 24, 2019. Tabichi is a science teacher who gives away 80 percent of his income to the poor in the remote Kenyan village of Pwani. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
Kenyan who gave earnings to poor wins $1M teacher prizeA Kenyan teacher from a remote village who gave away most of his earnings to poor students has won a highly competitive $1 million global prize that honors one exceptional educator a year
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U.S-backed Syrian fighters clear explosives in the last area retaken from the Islamic State group.;
US backed Syrian force clears area retaken from ISU.S-backed Syrian fighters clear explosives in the last area retaken from the Islamic State group
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Thousand of Moroccan teachers shout in front of the Moroccan Parliament during a protest and the latest outbreak of anger at low-wage, temporary teaching contracts in Rabat, Morocco, Sunday March 24, 2019. The protesters demand respect for their profession and higher wages.( AP Photo/Amira El Masaiti)
Moroccan teachers protest low wages, temporary contractsSeveral thousand Moroccan teachers have staged a protest in the capital Rabat, in the latest outbreak of anger at low-wage, temporary teaching contracts that do not cover health care or provide for pensions
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Romania, Honduras recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capitalThe leaders of Romania and Honduras have announced they will move their embassies in Israel to Jerusalem, following the lead of President Donald Trump
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Teacher from remote Kenya village who gave away salary to poor wins $1 million global teacher prizeTeacher from remote Kenya village who gave away salary to poor wins $1 million global teacher prize
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Dubai government tells AP singer R. Kelly has no planned concert and "has not been invited by the Dubai royal family."Dubai government tells AP singer R. Kelly has no planned concert and "has not been invited by the Dubai royal family."
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Relatives of victims of sunken ferry pray after burying their victims at the cemetery in Mosul, Iraq, Friday, March 22, 2019. A ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year sank in the Tigris River in Mosul on Thursday, killing dozens of people, mostly women and children, officials said. (AP Photo/Farid Abdulwahed)
Iraq parliament votes to sack official after ferry sinkingIraq's parliament voted to sack a provincial official following the tragic sinking of a ferry that killed nearly 100 people
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Is it terrorism? Post NZ attack, Muslims see double standardMuslim community leaders and terrorism experts say New Zealand mosque shooting shows that for too long, terrorism has been seen as a uniquely 'Muslim problem'
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Palestinian dies of wounds from Israeli fire at Gaza protestGaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian has died of wounds sustained from Israeli gunfire at protests along the perimeter fence
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Blast kills 8 children collecting scrap metal in SudanSudanese officials and activists say an explosive device has killed at least eight children in Khartoum's twin city of Omdurman
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