CAIRO (AP) — Extensive amendments of the constitution adopted under Egypt’s ousted Islamist president give the military more privileges, enshrining its place as the nation’s most powerful institution and the source of real power, while stripping the old document of parts that had set the stage for the creation of an Islamic state.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Now that his three-year world tour for “The Wall” has finally come to an end, Roger Waters wants to set the record straight over criticism he’s received from Jewish groups regarding his use of the Star of David symbol in the show and his support for a cultural boycott of Israel.
ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — A majority of Croatians voted in a referendum Sunday to ban gay marriages in what is a major victory for the Catholic Church-backed conservatives in the European Union’s newest nation.
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NKorea says detained American tourist apologizes for war crimes; no direct word from tourist
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