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What’s next for Peru after president’s resignation

After months of political upheaval in Peru, congress has accepted the resignation of President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, making way for a new government led by a little-known former governor.

North Carolina man claiming to be Jesus Christ breaks into Pizza Hut, drinks Mountain Dew, police say

A North Carolina man with an insatiable appetite for Pizza Hut pizza broke into a restaurant Wednesday and called 911 claiming to be Jesus Christ, police said.

Afghanistan: Car bomb near stadium kills 23, says official

An official says in says 12 people have been killed and 40 others wounded in a car bombing outside a sports stadium in Afghanistan’s Helmand province.

Shocking video surfaces of Valerie Thompson’s 343 mph motorcycle crash

Valerie Thompson was going for the motorcycle land speed record of 376 mph when it all went wrong.

Zell Miller, former Georgia governor and US senator, remembered as ‘true statesman,’ ‘visionary’ by colleagues

Former Senator and Georgia Governor Zell Miller has died at the age of 86. Read here for a look at how politicians are reacting to his death.

EU vows ‘more steps’ against Russia as shockwaves from spy poisoning continue to be felt throughout Europe

The European Union vowed Friday to take “more steps” against Moscow over the poisoning of a former spy and his daughter in Britain in an incident that has rapidly heightened tensions between the two world superpowers.

Gunman in France hostage situation killed by police; at least 3 people dead

A man is holding hostages in a supermarket in southwestern France and has been shot to death by police.

Marine’s 2-year-old brother takes his place in girlfriend’s prom photos

He’s got baby dress blues and all.

‘Shawshank’ convict in trouble over risky business with girlfriend: report

David Sweat, the convicted murderer who performed a “Shawshank Redemption-“ style escape from a New York state prison in 2015, has reportedly found himself in hot water with another woman.

Nigeria’s president meets with girls freed from Boko Haram

Nigeria’s president welcomed to his official residence more than 100 girls who were released by Boko Haram Wednesday after being kidnapped last month.