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The Latest: Woman at Mass went into labor, taken to hospital

  • soot: The faces in the images are blackened by centuries of varnish and candle soot since the artwork became the object of veneration starting in the 14th century.
  • prelate: Pope Francis has made an unscheduled stop at a clinic to visit and pray for comatose Cardinal Franciszek Macharski, an-89-year-old retired prelate who had been archbishop of Krakow.
  • veneration: The faces in the images are blackened by centuries of varnish and candle soot since the artwork became the object of veneration starting in the 14th century.
  • domineer: During an outdoor Mass before tens of thousands of people, Francis prayed that Poles would have " the desire to leave behind all past wrongs and wounds, and to build fellowship for all, without ever yielding to the temptation to withdraw or to domineer.

Erdogan wants army under president's control after coup: Turkish official

  • indivisible: We will surely eliminate all terror organizations that target our state, our nation and the indivisible unity of our country," Yildirim said in televised remarks at the mausoleum.
  • mausoleum: We will surely eliminate all terror organizations that target our state, our nation and the indivisible unity of our country," Yildirim said in televised remarks at the mausoleum.
  • extradite: He also said he saw " positive change" in the attitude of the United States towards Ankara's request to extradite Gulen to Turkey.
  • mausoleum: Yildirim accompanied senior military officers to pay respects at Ataturk's mausoleum in Ankara ahead of the meeting.
  • extradite: Cavusoglu told broadcaster CNN Turk that some prosecutors with links to Gulen had fled to Germany and he urged Berlin to extradite them.

Mexico moves jailed drug lord Fonseca Carrillo to house arrest

  • ailment: One of his 15 children, Yoanna, said her 86-year-old father" possibly has colon cancer" and has lost vision in one eye, among other ailments.
  • vendetta: Camarena's murder was considered a vendetta by the Guadalajara cartel for the DEA agent's investigations that led to the seizure of a massive marijuana field in the northern state of Chihuahua.
  • defunct: Fonseca Carrillo is the oldest of the three founders of the now defunct Guadalajara drug cartel.
  • technicality: In 2013, a court freed cartel co-founder Rafael Caro Quintero on a legal technicality with 12 years left in his 40-year prison sentence over Camarena's murder, a move that angered US authorities.
  • forefather: They are considered the forefathers of modern drug trafficking in Mexico.

N. Korea: US has crossed red line, relations on war footing

  • impudence: The Obama administration went so far to have the impudence to challenge the supreme dignity of the DPRK in order to get rid of its unfavorable position during the political and military showdown with the DPRK," Han said, using the acronym for North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
  • unfavorable: The Obama administration went so far to have the impudence to challenge the supreme dignity of the DPRK in order to get rid of its unfavorable position during the political and military showdown with the DPRK," Han said, using the acronym for North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
  • glean: Pyongyang denies abuse claims and says the U.N. report was based on fabrications gleaned from disgruntled defectors.

Turkey shakes up military, closes media after coup bid

  • wreak: The July 15 rebellion, which saw plotters bomb Ankara from war planes and wreak havoc with tanks on the streets of Istanbul in a bid to unseat President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has sparked a backlash affecting all aspects of Turkish life.
  • havoc: The July 15 rebellion, which saw plotters bomb Ankara from war planes and wreak havoc with tanks on the streets of Istanbul in a bid to unseat President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has sparked a backlash affecting all aspects of Turkish life.
  • homage: The council is due to start at 0800 GMT after paying homage to Turkey's modern founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk at his mausoleum.
  • mausoleum: The council is due to start at 0800 GMT after paying homage to Turkey's modern founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk at his mausoleum.

Indonesia Rebuffs UN, EU Appeals to Halt Looming Executions

  • attorney-general: Previously, the attorney-general's office has said it has budgeted funds for up to 16 executions this year.
  • budget: Previously, the attorney-general's office has said it has budgeted funds for up to 16 executions this year.
  • duress: It says Indonesian police used violent duress to obtain a confession from Ali, who was arrested in November 2004.

During DNC, Philadelphia Shines Spotlight on History

  • annotate: One that gets overlooked is the Library Company of Philadelphia, whose collections of important historical items include a book annotated by Thomas Jefferson, a lock of George Washingto n’s hair and a plaster mask of Abraham Lincoln made during his lifetime..
  • genealogy: We don ’t just concentrate on Pennsylvani a; we collect genealogy for every state east of the Mississippi River.”
  • antecedent: Atlee also was a brother of William Augustus Atlee, a direct antecedent of this reporter.

Political gamble

  • euthanasia: The balance of power in the Senate is expected to lie with populist, anti-establishment headline-grabbers who variously want to ban the building of new mos ques, are wary of free trade agreements and support voluntary euthanasia.
  • exhaustive: Mr Buckley will not know if he will be swapping his six-string for a possible six-year term in federal politics until the final make-up of the Senate is released, probably in early August, but as the exhaustive counting of votes plods on, the prime minister in Canberra is giving the impression that it is business as usual.
  • plod: Mr Buckley will not know if he will be swapping his six-string for a possible six-year term in federal politics until the final make-up of the Senate is released, probably in early August, but as the exhaustive counting of votes plods on, the prime minister in Canberra is giving the impression that it is business as usual.
  • superannuation: Here, the prime minister is on safe political ground, but controversial changes to superannuation ( Australia's pension saving schem e), a proposed plebiscite on gay marriage and a bold approach to climate change will provide sterner challenges for a leader who must placate right-wing colleagues, some of whom will never forgive him for deposing their champion, Tony Abbott, in a party-meeting ambush last September.
  • placate: Here, the prime minister is on safe political ground, but controversial changes to superannuation (Australia's pension saving schem e), a proposed plebiscite on gay marriage and a bold approach to climate change will provide sterner challenges for a leader who must placate right-wing colleagues, some of whom will never forgive him for deposing their champion, Tony Abbott, in a party-meeting ambush last September.

A look at the conflicts that have plagued India for decades

  • ambush: Just last week, at least 10 Indian paramilitary soldiers were killed in an ambush by Maoist rebels in dense forests in the eastern Indian state of Bi har.
  • assuage: Politicians debate whether a military operation to flush the rebels out of their jungle hideouts is preferable to offering better economic opportunities to assuage the rebel fury.
  • welter: In India's remote northeast, government forces battle dozens of ethnic insurgent groups who push a welter of demands ranging from independent homelands to maximum autonomy within India.
  • boil: The most prominent of those conflicts, that of the Naga people, has been on the boil since the mid-1950s.
  • restive: Clashes between protesters and Indian forces in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir this summer again highlight the challenge that the restive Himalayan region has posed for Indian policymakers ever since it was split between India and Pakistan shortly after the two archrivals gained independence in 1947.