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  • Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN

    Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN

    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-09-22 13:41:03 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:13:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Wong Maye-E, File). FILE - This combination of two file photos shows U.S. President Donald Trump, left, speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House, in Washington on Feb. 26, 2018, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un atte...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Wong Maye-E, File). FILE - This combination of two file photos shows U.S. President Donald Trump, left, speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House, in Washington on Feb. 26, 2018, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un atte...
    In the year since President Donald Trump's searing, debut U.N. speech fueled fears of nuclear conflict with North Korea, the two leaders have turned from threats to flattery.More >>
    In the year since President Donald Trump's searing, debut U.N. speech fueled fears of nuclear conflict with North Korea, the two leaders have turned from threats to flattery.More >>
  • US seeks to curtail green cards for immigrants on public aid

    US seeks to curtail green cards for immigrants on public aid

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:10 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:10:59 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:13:21 GMT
    The Trump administration is proposing rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance.More >>
    The Trump administration is proposing rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance.More >>
  • Vatican, China make breakthrough deal on bishop appointments

    Vatican, China make breakthrough deal on bishop appointments

    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:40 AM EDT2018-09-22 10:40:39 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:12:58 GMT
    The Vatican has announced a breakthrough "provisional agreement" with China on the appointment of bishops, an issue that for decades has caused tensions between the Holy See and Beijing.More >>
    The Vatican has announced a breakthrough "provisional agreement" with China on the appointment of bishops, an issue that for decades has caused tensions between the Holy See and Beijing.More >>
  • Tanzania death toll 209 as survivor found in capsized ferry

    Tanzania death toll 209 as survivor found in capsized ferry

    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-09-22 11:00:39 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:12:55 GMT
    (AP Photo). EDS NOTE: RETRANSMISSION NAI111 OF FRIDAY, SEPT. 21, 2018, FOR IMPROVED QUALITY.  Rescuers retrieve a dead body from the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the pas...(AP Photo). EDS NOTE: RETRANSMISSION NAI111 OF FRIDAY, SEPT. 21, 2018, FOR IMPROVED QUALITY. Rescuers retrieve a dead body from the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the pas...
    Death toll in Tanzania ferry disaster rises to 167, official says, as coffins arrive at scene.More >>
    Death toll in Tanzania ferry disaster rises to 167, official says, as coffins arrive at scene.More >>
  • China summons US envoys over sanctions linked to Russia deal

    China summons US envoys over sanctions linked to Russia deal

    Saturday, September 22 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-09-23 00:51:02 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:12:41 GMT
    China has summoned the U.S. ambassador to deliver a strong protest against economic sanctions lodged over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment.More >>
    China has summoned the U.S. ambassador to deliver a strong protest against economic sanctions lodged over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment.More >>
  • World leaders gather at UN under threat from unilateralism

    World leaders gather at UN under threat from unilateralism

    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-09-22 20:41:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:12:29 GMT
    With rising unilateralism challenging its very existence, the United Nations convenes its annual meeting of world leaders Monday and will try once more to tackle problems together as a community of nations ranging...More >>
    With rising unilateralism challenging its very existence, the United Nations convenes its annual meeting of world leaders Monday and will try once more to tackle problems together as a community of nations ranging from Mideast conflicts to global warming.More >>
  • Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39B bid

    Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39B bid

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:40:53 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:12:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). FILE -This March 29, 2017 file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia.  British regulator says Comcast has won an auction to formally bid for broadcaster Sky, on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). FILE -This March 29, 2017 file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. British regulator says Comcast has won an auction to formally bid for broadcaster Sky, on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
    Comcast beats Fox in rare auction for Sky TV with $39B bid.More >>
    Comcast beats Fox in rare auction for Sky TV with $39B bid.More >>
  • Militants attack Iran military parade, killing at least 25

    Militants attack Iran military parade, killing at least 25

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:20:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:12:20 GMT
    Gunmen attacked an annual Iranian military parade Saturday in the country's oil-rich southwest, local media reported. (Source: Raycom Media)Gunmen attacked an annual Iranian military parade Saturday in the country's oil-rich southwest, local media reported. (Source: Raycom Media)
    Gunmen attacked an annual Iranian military parade Saturday in the country's oil-rich southwest, local media reported. (Source: Raycom Media)Gunmen attacked an annual Iranian military parade Saturday in the country's oil-rich southwest, local media reported. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Gunmen attacked an annual Iranian military parade Saturday in the country's oil-rich southwest, killing at least eight members of the country's elite Revolutionary Guard and wounding 20 others, local media reported.

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    Gunmen attacked an annual Iranian military parade Saturday in the country's oil-rich southwest, killing at least eight members of the country's elite Revolutionary Guard and wounding 20 others, local media reported.

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  • Pope battered by abuse scandal gets warm welcome in Baltics

    Pope battered by abuse scandal gets warm welcome in Baltics

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:22:19 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:12:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis boards his airplane on the occasion of his trip to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, Saturday, Sept.22, 2018. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeastern peripheries t...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis boards his airplane on the occasion of his trip to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, Saturday, Sept.22, 2018. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeastern peripheries t...
    Russia will be the elephant in the room as Pope Francis begins a four-day visit to the Baltics amid renewed alarm about Moscow's intentions in the region it has twice occupied.More >>
    Russia will be the elephant in the room as Pope Francis begins a four-day visit to the Baltics amid renewed alarm about Moscow's intentions in the region it has twice occupied.More >>
  • Maldives police raid opposition office on eve of election

    Maldives police raid opposition office on eve of election

    Saturday, September 22 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-09-22 12:20:49 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:11:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Election campaign material of Maldivian President Yameen Abdul Gayoom decorate a road in Male, Maldives, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Yameen's only contender in Sunday's election is longtime lawmaker Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, b...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Election campaign material of Maldivian President Yameen Abdul Gayoom decorate a road in Male, Maldives, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Yameen's only contender in Sunday's election is longtime lawmaker Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, b...
    Opposition supporters in the Maldives are demanding that officials ensure a free and fair presidential election, as the country prepares to vote in an election seen as a referendum on whether democracy will stay.More >>
    Opposition supporters in the Maldives are demanding that officials ensure a free and fair presidential election, as the country prepares to vote in an election seen as a referendum on whether democracy will stay.More >>
  • Bannon dubs the far-right Europe's "new elite" patriots

    Bannon dubs the far-right Europe's "new elite" patriots

    Saturday, September 22 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 15:31:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:43 PM EDT2018-09-23 01:43:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini blows a kiss to a supporter as he arrives at the Brothers of Italy political meeting in Rome, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini blows a kiss to a supporter as he arrives at the Brothers of Italy political meeting in Rome, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
    Italy's anti-migrant interior minister says the far-right includes "the true defenders of European values.".More >>
    Italy's anti-migrant interior minister says the far-right includes "the true defenders of European values.".More >>
  • Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost

    Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-22 14:51:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:22 PM EDT2018-09-23 01:22:51 GMT
    Russia's space agency chief has made an opaque statement about its involvement in the NASA-led plan to create an international outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that Russia is staying...More >>
    Russia's space agency chief has made an opaque statement about its involvement in the NASA-led plan to create an international outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that Russia is staying in the project.More >>
  • German energy company: saving threatened forest 'illusion'

    German energy company: saving threatened forest 'illusion'

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-09-21 07:29:55 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:22 PM EDT2018-09-23 01:22:47 GMT
    (Oliver Berg/dpa via AP). Activists light candles in front of police officers in the Hambach forest in Kerben, western Germany, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. To protest against the forest being chopped off for a lignite strip mine.(Oliver Berg/dpa via AP). Activists light candles in front of police officers in the Hambach forest in Kerben, western Germany, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. To protest against the forest being chopped off for a lignite strip mine.
    A German energy executive whose company plans to clear an ancient forest to expand a lignite strip mine says it's an "illusion" to think the woodland can be saved, and halting the project would cost his firm up to...More >>
    A German energy executive whose company plans to clear an ancient forest to expand a lignite strip mine says it's an "illusion" to think the woodland can be saved, and halting the project would cost his firm up to 5 billion euros ($5.9 billion).More >>
  • 2 Greek journalists detained after minister files complaint

    2 Greek journalists detained after minister files complaint

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:00:48 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-09-23 00:11:05 GMT
    The publisher and editor in chief in chief of a Greek newspaper have been detained over an article published Friday which alleges mishandling of EU funds meant to improve conditions in migrant hotspots across the...More >>
    The publisher and editor in chief in chief of a Greek newspaper have been detained over an article published Friday which alleges mishandling of EU funds meant to improve conditions in migrant hotspots across the country.More >>
  • The Latest: UN chief offers condolences over attack in Iran

    The Latest: UN chief offers condolences over attack in Iran

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-09-22 07:00:33 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-09-22 23:33:08 GMT
    Iran's state-run IRNA news agency says 20 people have been wounded in an attack on military parade in Ahvaz.More >>
    Iran's state-run IRNA news agency says 20 people have been wounded in an attack on military parade in Ahvaz.More >>
  • Thousands rally across Russia against raising pension ages

    Thousands rally across Russia against raising pension ages

    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-09-22 11:50:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 22:01:13 GMT
    Thousands have rallied across Russia to protest the government's plan to raise the eligibility age for retirement pensions by five years.More >>
    Thousands have rallied across Russia to protest the government's plan to raise the eligibility age for retirement pensions by five years.More >>
  • Danny DeVito receives lifetime achievement award in Spain

    Danny DeVito receives lifetime achievement award in Spain

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:11:16 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-09-22 21:23:37 GMT
    Actor Danny DeVito has been honored with a lifetime achievement award at Spain's most prestigious film festival in the northern coastal city of San Sebastian.More >>
    Actor Danny DeVito has been honored with a lifetime achievement award at Spain's most prestigious film festival in the northern coastal city of San Sebastian.More >>
  • Turkmenistan surprised by Tajikistan's rollback on railroad

    Turkmenistan surprised by Tajikistan's rollback on railroad

    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-09-22 16:50:43 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 20:21:23 GMT
    Turkmenistan says a statement from a Tajik envoy signaling apparent backtracking on a previously agreed railroad project is incomprehensible.More >>
    Turkmenistan says a statement from a Tajik envoy signaling apparent backtracking on a previously agreed railroad project is incomprehensible.More >>
  • The Latest: Video shows rescued Tanzania ferry survivor

    The Latest: Video shows rescued Tanzania ferry survivor

    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 11:10:39 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:33:34 GMT
    (AP Photo). The upturned passenger ferry MV Nyerere floats in the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the passenger ferry MV Nyerere capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania state ra...(AP Photo). The upturned passenger ferry MV Nyerere floats in the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the passenger ferry MV Nyerere capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania state ra...
    The Latest: Survivor found in Tanzania capsized ferry 2 days after deadly disaster.More >>
    The Latest: Survivor found in Tanzania capsized ferry 2 days after deadly disaster.More >>
  • Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction

    Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:30:48 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:33:18 GMT
    Comcast and 21st Century Fox are contenders for the highest bid for European broadcaster Sky.More >>
    Comcast and 21st Century Fox are contenders for the highest bid for European broadcaster Sky.More >>
  • Italy extends time for vaccine proof for young school kids

    Italy extends time for vaccine proof for young school kids

    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:10:44 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:23:55 GMT
    Italian parents have more time before having to produce proof their children kids received 10 mandatory vaccinations.More >>
    Italian parents have more time before having to produce proof their children kids received 10 mandatory vaccinations.More >>
  • Ex-health minister tapped to lead Austrian opposition

    Ex-health minister tapped to lead Austrian opposition

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:21:23 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:23:39 GMT
    Austria's main opposition party is set to make a former health minister, Pamela Rendi-Wagner, its new leader after ex-Chancellor Christian Kern announced his departure.More >>
    Austria's main opposition party is set to make a former health minister, Pamela Rendi-Wagner, its new leader after ex-Chancellor Christian Kern announced his departure.More >>
  • Egypt court upholds corruption conviction of Mubarak, sons

    Egypt court upholds corruption conviction of Mubarak, sons

    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 13:31:02 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:02:43 GMT
    Egypt's highest appeals court has rejected a motion by former president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons to overturn their conviction on corruption charges.More >>
    Egypt's highest appeals court has rejected a motion by former president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons to overturn their conviction on corruption charges.More >>
  • Teachers, others demand wage hikes at protest in Poland

    Teachers, others demand wage hikes at protest in Poland

    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:21:14 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:01:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz). Teachers join state employees as they march through the downtown demanding higher wages and protesting against the governments educational reforms in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Alik Keplicz). Teachers join state employees as they march through the downtown demanding higher wages and protesting against the governments educational reforms in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
    Thousands of state employees in Poland, including teachers, firefighters and health workers, have protested in Warsaw to demand higher wages and workplace changes.More >>
    Thousands of state employees in Poland, including teachers, firefighters and health workers, have protested in Warsaw to demand higher wages and workplace changes.More >>
  • The Latest: Official: Campaign office raided in bribery case

    The Latest: Official: Campaign office raided in bribery case

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-22 14:51:24 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:52:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, center, waves as he walks in a street march with supporters in Male, Maldives, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Solih, the only contender in Sunday's election ag...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, center, waves as he walks in a street march with supporters in Male, Maldives, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Solih, the only contender in Sunday's election ag...
    Police in the Maldives say they have raided the main campaign office of the opposition presidential candidate on the eve of an election that is seen as a referendum on whether democracy will survive in the country.More >>
    Police in the Maldives say they have raided the main campaign office of the opposition presidential candidate on the eve of an election that is seen as a referendum on whether democracy will survive in the country.More >>
  • UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016

    UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:20:51 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:23:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, FILE). FILE- In this Nov. 27, 2012 file photo, a customer checks bottles of imported wine at a supermarket in Beijing. The World Health Organization said in a report published Friday Sept. 21, 2018,  that drinking too much ...(AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, FILE). FILE- In this Nov. 27, 2012 file photo, a customer checks bottles of imported wine at a supermarket in Beijing. The World Health Organization said in a report published Friday Sept. 21, 2018, that drinking too much ...
    The World Health Organization says that drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men.More >>
    The World Health Organization says that drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men.More >>
  • Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border

    Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border

    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:01 AM EDT2018-09-22 10:01:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:22:37 GMT
    Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border; woman had refused vaccination.More >>
    Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border; woman had refused vaccination.More >>
  • 7 Pakistani soldiers, 9 militants killed in shootout

    7 Pakistani soldiers, 9 militants killed in shootout

    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:21:24 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:43:57 GMT
    Pakistan's military says security forces acting on intelligence have raided militant hideouts, triggering a shootout that left seven soldiers and nine militants dead in the northwest near neighboring Afghanistan.More >>
    Pakistan's military says security forces acting on intelligence have raided militant hideouts, triggering a shootout that left seven soldiers and nine militants dead in the northwest near neighboring Afghanistan.More >>
  • US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab after US attacked in Somalia

    US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab after US attacked in Somalia

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-09-22 14:00:41 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:03:21 GMT
    US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab extremists after US, local forces attacked in Somalia.More >>
    US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab extremists after US, local forces attacked in Somalia.More >>
  • The Latest: Pope quips "I am the devil" next to John Paul

    The Latest: Pope quips "I am the devil" next to John Paul

    Saturday, September 22 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-09-22 09:50:41 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:01:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis boards his airplane on the occasion of his trip to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, Saturday, Sept.22, 2018. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeastern peripheries t...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis boards his airplane on the occasion of his trip to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, Saturday, Sept.22, 2018. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeastern peripheries t...
    Pope Francis is urging Lithuania, which endured decades of Soviet and Nazi occupation, expulsions and executions, to be a model of solidarity in a world riven by intolerance as he began a visit to three Baltic...More >>
    Pope Francis is urging Lithuania, which endured decades of Soviet and Nazi occupation, expulsions and executions, to be a model of solidarity in a world riven by intolerance as he began a visit to three Baltic nations.More >>
  • Walk into my parlor: Greek spiders spin giant web over shore

    Walk into my parlor: Greek spiders spin giant web over shore

    Friday, September 21 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:20:49 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-22 16:15:45 GMT
    (Giannis Giannakopoulos via AP). In this frame grab taken from video on Sept. 18, 2018, a view of spider webs over bushes, in Aitoliko, Greece. Spurred into overdrive by an explosion in the populations of insects they eat, thousands of little spiders i...(Giannis Giannakopoulos via AP). In this frame grab taken from video on Sept. 18, 2018, a view of spider webs over bushes, in Aitoliko, Greece. Spurred into overdrive by an explosion in the populations of insects they eat, thousands of little spiders i...
    It's not quite the World Wide Web _ but the spiders of Aitoliko in Greece have made a good start.More >>
    It's not quite the World Wide Web _ but the spiders of Aitoliko in Greece have made a good start.More >>
  • UK leader May hits back on Brexit plan; pound falls

    UK leader May hits back on Brexit plan; pound falls

    Friday, September 21 2018 4:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 08:30:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:42 AM EDT2018-09-22 13:42:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). British Prime Minister Theresa May looks to passing by heads of government after the family photo at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). British Prime Minister Theresa May looks to passing by heads of government after the family photo at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit blueprint is in tatters after it was rejected by the European Union at a summit U.K. media branded a "humiliation.".More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit blueprint is in tatters after it was rejected by the European Union at a summit U.K. media branded a "humiliation.".More >>
  • Berlin Wall reproduction off, at least for now

    Berlin Wall reproduction off, at least for now

    Friday, September 21 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 09:00:06 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-09-22 12:51:47 GMT
    The German capital won't be getting a reproduction of the Berlin Wall after all _ at least for now.More >>
    The German capital won't be getting a reproduction of the Berlin Wall after all _ at least for now.More >>
  • Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved

    Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:40:37 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-09-22 11:13:55 GMT
    The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent says the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime.More >>
    The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent says the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime.More >>
  • Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130

    Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:14:27 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-09-22 10:41:41 GMT
    44 dead as Tanzanian ferry sinks on Lake Victoria; toll set to rise when rescue efforts resume.More >>
    44 dead as Tanzanian ferry sinks on Lake Victoria; toll set to rise when rescue efforts resume.More >>
  • Brazil arrests man linked to Hezbollah on crimes in Paraguay

    Brazil arrests man linked to Hezbollah on crimes in Paraguay

    Friday, September 21 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:14:09 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:12 AM EDT2018-09-22 10:12:05 GMT
    Brazilian federal police have arrested a fugitive whom US authorities have accused of belonging to Lebanon's Hezbollah militia and being a key financier of terrorism.More >>
    Brazilian federal police have arrested a fugitive whom US authorities have accused of belonging to Lebanon's Hezbollah militia and being a key financier of terrorism.More >>
  • Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirement

    Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirement

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:20:16 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-09-22 09:41:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Sniffer dogs and their handlers pose for an official group photo during a retirement ceremony for the dogs, in Bogota, Colombia, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. 14 dogs were awarded a certificate and gold medal by Colombia’s deputy...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Sniffer dogs and their handlers pose for an official group photo during a retirement ceremony for the dogs, in Bogota, Colombia, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. 14 dogs were awarded a certificate and gold medal by Colombia’s deputy...
    Fourteen sniffer dogs have been awarded with honorary medals in Colombia as they were retired from service by the Chief Prosecutor's Office, in a ceremony attended by dozens of their human comrades.More >>
    Fourteen sniffer dogs have been awarded with honorary medals in Colombia as they were retired from service by the Chief Prosecutor's Office, in a ceremony attended by dozens of their human comrades.More >>
  • Germans angry over spy chief's promotion after comments

    Germans angry over spy chief's promotion after comments

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:50:12 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 5:11 AM EDT2018-09-22 09:11:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel makes a phone call as the walks through the chancellery to welcome Czech President Milos Zeman for a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel makes a phone call as the walks through the chancellery to welcome Czech President Milos Zeman for a meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.
    A center-left party in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government wants to revisit a deal that saw the country's embattled domestic intelligence chief promoted to a new post.More >>
    A center-left party in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government wants to revisit a deal that saw the country's embattled domestic intelligence chief promoted to a new post.More >>
  • Kremlin slams new US sanctions affecting arms exports

    Kremlin slams new US sanctions affecting arms exports

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:10:07 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 07:02:15 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin aims a sniper rifle during a visit to the Patriot military exhibition center outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Putin chaired a meeting that focused...(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin aims a sniper rifle during a visit to the Patriot military exhibition center outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Putin chaired a meeting that focused...
    The Kremlin has dismissed the latest round of U.S. sanctions that affected an aircraft-making factory as an 'unfair' move to undercut Russia as a major arms exporter.More >>
    The Kremlin has dismissed the latest round of U.S. sanctions that affected an aircraft-making factory as an 'unfair' move to undercut Russia as a major arms exporter.More >>
  • AP Interview: Chopin contest winner praises old pianos

    AP Interview: Chopin contest winner praises old pianos

    Friday, September 21 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 12:30:52 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:32:45 GMT
    AP Interview: The winner of the world's 1st Chopin competition on historic pianos says the search for the original sound restores the appeal of classical music and helps artists better understand the composer's...More >>
    AP Interview: The winner of the world's 1st Chopin competition on historic pianos says the search for the original sound restores the appeal of classical music and helps artists better understand the composer's intentions.More >>
  • Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

    Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:20:32 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-09-21 23:22:44 GMT
    Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party endorsed its party chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power.More >>
    Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party endorsed its party chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power.More >>
  • Cyprus protests Turkish warship's arrest of fishing boat

    Cyprus protests Turkish warship's arrest of fishing boat

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:20:34 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 23:20:28 GMT
    Cyprus is trying to secure the release of five fishermen who were taken into custody by a Turkish warship as they were fishing off the island's northern coast.More >>
    Cyprus is trying to secure the release of five fishermen who were taken into custody by a Turkish warship as they were fishing off the island's northern coast.More >>
  • Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

    Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:30:33 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-21 21:36:06 GMT
    Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.More >>
    Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.More >>
  • Parents of Wisconsin teen who died in Rome come for trial

    Parents of Wisconsin teen who died in Rome come for trial

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:40:55 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-09-21 20:05:03 GMT
    The parents of a 19-year-old Wisconsin student whose body was found in the Tiber have come to Rome for a homeless man's manslaughter trial.More >>
    The parents of a 19-year-old Wisconsin student whose body was found in the Tiber have come to Rome for a homeless man's manslaughter trial.More >>
  • Gaza officials say Palestinian killed at border protest

    Gaza officials say Palestinian killed at border protest

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-09-21 17:00:08 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:04:36 GMT
    Gaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian was killed and dozens injured by Israeli fire at a border protest.More >>
    Gaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian was killed and dozens injured by Israeli fire at a border protest.More >>
  • Polish leader resists view that he was disrespected by Trump

    Polish leader resists view that he was disrespected by Trump

    Friday, September 21 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-09-21 08:49:59 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:45:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, right, listens as Polish President Andrzej Duda, left, speaks during a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, right, listens as Polish President Andrzej Duda, left, speaks during a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    Poland's president is fighting back against criticism at home over a photo posted by Donald Trump that some say shows the Polish leader in a subservient role during a White House visit.More >>
    Poland's president is fighting back against criticism at home over a photo posted by Donald Trump that some say shows the Polish leader in a subservient role during a White House visit.More >>
  • The Latest: EU's Tusk says Brexit compromise still possible

    The Latest: EU's Tusk says Brexit compromise still possible

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:30:48 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:31:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). British Prime Minister Theresa May smiles when arriving at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). British Prime Minister Theresa May smiles when arriving at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says Brexit negotiations are "at an impasse" after the European Union rejected her proposals for leaving the bloc.More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says Brexit negotiations are "at an impasse" after the European Union rejected her proposals for leaving the bloc.More >>
  • Lavrov says Russia won't interfere in Bosnia Oct. 7 election

    Lavrov says Russia won't interfere in Bosnia Oct. 7 election

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:00:39 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:21:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrives for talks with members of the Bosnian three-member presidency in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Russia’s foreign minister is visiting Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan ...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrives for talks with members of the Bosnian three-member presidency in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Russia’s foreign minister is visiting Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan ...
    Russia's foreign minister says Moscow does not wish to interfere in next month's elections in Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan nation where Russia maintains strong influence among the country's Serbs.More >>
    Russia's foreign minister says Moscow does not wish to interfere in next month's elections in Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan nation where Russia maintains strong influence among the country's Serbs.More >>
  • Abbas denies Palestinians refused peace talks with Israel

    Abbas denies Palestinians refused peace talks with Israel

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 17:20:22 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-09-21 17:33:20 GMT
    Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has denied US claims the Palestinians have refused to enter peace talks with Israel.More >>
    Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has denied US claims the Palestinians have refused to enter peace talks with Israel.More >>
  • Israel, Russia to improve Syria hotline after plane downed

    Israel, Russia to improve Syria hotline after plane downed

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:43:10 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:52 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:52:28 GMT
    An Israeli military official says its "deconfliction line" with Russia for their air forces in Syria will be examined after a Russian plane was hit by Syrian forces responding to an Israeli raid.More >>
    An Israeli military official says its "deconfliction line" with Russia for their air forces in Syria will be examined after a Russian plane was hit by Syrian forces responding to an Israeli raid.More >>
  • Maldives prepares for polls seen as test for young democracy

    Maldives prepares for polls seen as test for young democracy

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:00:21 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:34:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sinan Hussain, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2013, file photo, Maldives' newly elected President Yaamin Abdul Gayoom recites the oath during his inauguration in Male, Maldives. Gayoom, the brother of the Maldives' former authoritarian ruler,...(AP Photo/Sinan Hussain, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2013, file photo, Maldives' newly elected President Yaamin Abdul Gayoom recites the oath during his inauguration in Male, Maldives. Gayoom, the brother of the Maldives' former authoritarian ruler,...
    A decade after people took to the streets to welcome democracy to Maldives, voters head to the polls Sunday in what observers say is a referendum on whether democracy will stay.More >>
    A decade after people took to the streets to welcome democracy to Maldives, voters head to the polls Sunday in what observers say is a referendum on whether democracy will stay.More >>
  • Snapchat addict sentenced to 14 years for manslaughter

    Snapchat addict sentenced to 14 years for manslaughter

    Friday, September 21 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:14:18 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:23:49 GMT
    A judge has sentenced a Snapchat addict to 14 years in prison for orchestrating the killing of her sometime boyfriend and posting a video of him as he lay dying on a west London street.More >>
    A judge has sentenced a Snapchat addict to 14 years in prison for orchestrating the killing of her sometime boyfriend and posting a video of him as he lay dying on a west London street.More >>
  • Turkey says it will patrol north Syria town with US forces

    Turkey says it will patrol north Syria town with US forces

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:30:22 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:23:44 GMT
    Turkey says joint patrols with U.S. forces will start soon in the strategic northern Syrian town of Manbij.More >>
    Turkey says joint patrols with U.S. forces will start soon in the strategic northern Syrian town of Manbij.More >>
  • Portugal women's groups outraged by sexual assault sentence

    Portugal women's groups outraged by sexual assault sentence

    Friday, September 21 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-09-21 12:40:08 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:43:16 GMT
    Women's rights groups in Portugal are reacting angrily to a court's suspended sentence for two men found guilty of sexual assault on an incapacitated person when they had intercourse with a drunken woman who had...More >>
    Women's rights groups in Portugal are reacting angrily to a court's suspended sentence for two men found guilty of sexual assault on an incapacitated person when they had intercourse with a drunken woman who had passed out at a night club.More >>
  • Model sentenced to at least 25 years for murdering rival

    Model sentenced to at least 25 years for murdering rival

    Friday, September 21 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:10:08 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:43:15 GMT
    A British fashion model has been sentenced to at least 25 years in prison for murdering a more successful rival during a fight over a love interest.More >>
    A British fashion model has been sentenced to at least 25 years in prison for murdering a more successful rival during a fight over a love interest.More >>
  • European nations plan to use more hydrogen for energy needs

    European nations plan to use more hydrogen for energy needs

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:37:26 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:32:25 GMT
    (Philipp Schulze/dpa via AP). In this Sept. 16, 2018 photo a fuel cell train which is powered by hydrogen arrives in Bremervoerde, northern Germany. It is one of two trains that will go into regular service in 2019.(Philipp Schulze/dpa via AP). In this Sept. 16, 2018 photo a fuel cell train which is powered by hydrogen arrives in Bremervoerde, northern Germany. It is one of two trains that will go into regular service in 2019.
    European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the continent's carbon emissions.More >>
    European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the continent's carbon emissions.More >>
  • Showdown looms as UN rights experts in Yemen hindered

    Showdown looms as UN rights experts in Yemen hindered

    Friday, September 21 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 12:50:15 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:24:22 GMT
    Saudi Arabia and allied Arab states are balking at efforts to renew work by U.N.-backed "eminent experts" investigating human rights violations in Yemen, setting up a possible diplomatic showdown with some Western...More >>
    Saudi Arabia and allied Arab states are balking at efforts to renew work by U.N.-backed "eminent experts" investigating human rights violations in Yemen, setting up a possible diplomatic showdown with some Western countries.More >>
  • Pope lets more bishops go as part of Chile sex abuse fallout

    Pope lets more bishops go as part of Chile sex abuse fallout

    Friday, September 21 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-09-21 11:10:02 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:24:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis delivers his speech during his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis delivers his speech during his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.
    Pope Francis has accepted the resignations of two more bishops in Chile, as fallout mounts in the widespread sex abuse scandals there.More >>
    Pope Francis has accepted the resignations of two more bishops in Chile, as fallout mounts in the widespread sex abuse scandals there.More >>
  • German police question suspect in girl's 2001 disappearance

    German police question suspect in girl's 2001 disappearance

    Friday, September 21 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 10:30:02 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:24:13 GMT
    German authorities say they may have made a breakthrough in their investigation of the mysterious 2001 disappearance of a 9-year-old girl.More >>
    German authorities say they may have made a breakthrough in their investigation of the mysterious 2001 disappearance of a 9-year-old girl.More >>
  • Russia looms in background as pope travels to Baltics

    Russia looms in background as pope travels to Baltics

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:00:38 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:22:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). Preparations are made at the Cathedral Basilica of St Stanislaus and St Ladislaus in Vilnius, Lithuania, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, ahead of Pope Francis' upcoming visit to Lithuania. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeaster...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). Preparations are made at the Cathedral Basilica of St Stanislaus and St Ladislaus in Vilnius, Lithuania, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, ahead of Pope Francis' upcoming visit to Lithuania. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeaster...
    Russia looms in background as pope travels to Baltic nations of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.More >>
    Russia looms in background as pope travels to Baltic nations of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.More >>
  • Polish police arrest suspect in rock attack on synagogue

    Polish police arrest suspect in rock attack on synagogue

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:30:16 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:54:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michal Samet/Jewish Community of Gdansk). This photo taken Sept. 19, 2018, shows the window of the New Synagogue in Gdansk, Poland, after a man threw a rock inside as the Jewish community gathered for prayers at the end of the Yom Kippur holi...(AP Photo/Michal Samet/Jewish Community of Gdansk). This photo taken Sept. 19, 2018, shows the window of the New Synagogue in Gdansk, Poland, after a man threw a rock inside as the Jewish community gathered for prayers at the end of the Yom Kippur holi...
    Police in the Polish city of Gdansk have detained a 27-year-old man suspected of breaking the window of a synagogue during the Yom Kippur holiday earlier this week.More >>
    Police in the Polish city of Gdansk have detained a 27-year-old man suspected of breaking the window of a synagogue during the Yom Kippur holiday earlier this week.More >>
  • Puerto Rico marks 1 year since Maria with song and sadness

    Puerto Rico marks 1 year since Maria with song and sadness

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-09-20 16:58:38 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:34:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). In this Sept. 8, 2018 photo, Alma Morales Rosario poses for a portrait between the beams of her home being rebuilt after it was destroyed by Hurricane Maria one year ago in the San Lorenzo neighborhood of Morovis, Puerto Rico...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). In this Sept. 8, 2018 photo, Alma Morales Rosario poses for a portrait between the beams of her home being rebuilt after it was destroyed by Hurricane Maria one year ago in the San Lorenzo neighborhood of Morovis, Puerto Rico...
    Puerto Ricans are marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria with choirs, protests and a funeral procession.More >>
    Puerto Ricans are marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria with choirs, protests and a funeral procession.More >>
  • Pakistan urges China to ease pressure on Muslims minority

    Pakistan urges China to ease pressure on Muslims minority

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:50:24 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:23:14 GMT
    Pakistan urges China to ease pressures on Muslim minority Uighurs amid warnings by leading rights groups.More >>
    Pakistan urges China to ease pressures on Muslim minority Uighurs amid warnings by leading rights groups.More >>
  • Man throws baby off Berlin balcony before jumping to death

    Man throws baby off Berlin balcony before jumping to death

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:10:04 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:23:12 GMT
    Berlin police say a 23-year-old man threw his baby son from the 7th floor of a high-rise building before jumping to his death.More >>
    Berlin police say a 23-year-old man threw his baby son from the 7th floor of a high-rise building before jumping to his death.More >>
  • Danish court: Man can be extradited to Rwanda for war crimes

    Danish court: Man can be extradited to Rwanda for war crimes

    Friday, September 21 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 12:50:06 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:43:14 GMT
    A Danish appeals court says a Danish national can be extradited to his native Rwanda where he is suspected of committing crimes against humanity in 1994.More >>
    A Danish appeals court says a Danish national can be extradited to his native Rwanda where he is suspected of committing crimes against humanity in 1994.More >>
  • Philippine villages at risk of landslides forcibly evacuated

    Philippine villages at risk of landslides forcibly evacuated

    Friday, September 21 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-09-21 04:22:34 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:10:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Rescuers reveal a father and his daughter in an embrace following a landslide that buried dozens of homes in Naga city, Cebu province central Philippines on Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. A landslide set off by heavy rains buried h...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Rescuers reveal a father and his daughter in an embrace following a landslide that buried dozens of homes in Naga city, Cebu province central Philippines on Thursday Sept. 20, 2018. A landslide set off by heavy rains buried h...
    Philippine troops and police forcibly evacuated villages vulnerable to landslides after the collapse of a mountainside buried homes and killed at least 22 people.More >>
    Philippine troops and police forcibly evacuated villages vulnerable to landslides after the collapse of a mountainside buried homes and killed at least 22 people.More >>
  • Germany arrests woman accused of Islamic State membership

    Germany arrests woman accused of Islamic State membership

    Friday, September 21 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-09-21 10:20:00 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-09-21 12:34:27 GMT
    German police have arrested a 20-year-old woman on suspicion of serving in the Islamic State group.More >>
    German police have arrested a 20-year-old woman on suspicion of serving in the Islamic State group.More >>
  • Report: Benedict defends 'emeritus pope' title to critic

    Report: Benedict defends 'emeritus pope' title to critic

    Friday, September 21 2018 5:39 AM EDT2018-09-21 09:39:57 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-09-21 12:34:07 GMT
    A German newspaper that quoted letters by Benedict XVI hitting back at criticism of his 2013 resignation says he was responding to a conservative German cardinal who took issue with his decision to take the title...More >>
    A German newspaper that quoted letters by Benedict XVI hitting back at criticism of his 2013 resignation says he was responding to a conservative German cardinal who took issue with his decision to take the title "emeritus pope.".More >>
  • Disaster declared after army rocket sparks German wildfire

    Disaster declared after army rocket sparks German wildfire

    Friday, September 21 2018 6:40 AM EDT2018-09-21 10:40:01 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 7:52 AM EDT2018-09-21 11:52:08 GMT
    (Stephan Konjer/dpa via AP). FILE- In this Sept. 18, 2018 file photo a fire engine stands at a German army training site near Meppen, Germany. Authorities in the Emsland region said Friday that they are considering ordering the evacuation of about 1,00...(Stephan Konjer/dpa via AP). FILE- In this Sept. 18, 2018 file photo a fire engine stands at a German army training site near Meppen, Germany. Authorities in the Emsland region said Friday that they are considering ordering the evacuation of about 1,00...
    Officials in northwestern Germany are declaring a disaster over a wildfire triggered two weeks ago by a rocket test on an army training site.More >>
    Officials in northwestern Germany are declaring a disaster over a wildfire triggered two weeks ago by a rocket test on an army training site.More >>
  • Report: Russian spy suspects detained this year by Dutch

    Report: Russian spy suspects detained this year by Dutch

    Friday, September 21 2018 5:29 AM EDT2018-09-21 09:29:57 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 7:22 AM EDT2018-09-21 11:22:18 GMT
    British investigative group Bellingcat says two suspects in the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy may were briefly detained in the Netherlands earlier this year.More >>
    British investigative group Bellingcat says two suspects in the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy may were briefly detained in the Netherlands earlier this year.More >>
  • Turkey arrests Austrian national for alleged terror links

    Turkey arrests Austrian national for alleged terror links

    Friday, September 21 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 10:00:03 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 6:40 AM EDT2018-09-21 10:40:29 GMT
    Turkey's official news agency says an Austrian national has been arrested for alleged terror links.More >>
    Turkey's official news agency says an Austrian national has been arrested for alleged terror links.More >>
  • Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang dies of illness at 61

    Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang dies of illness at 61

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:29:55 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 6:21 AM EDT2018-09-21 10:21:36 GMT
    (Kham/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang meets with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the Presidential Palace during the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Hanoi, Vietnam. Official m...(Kham/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang meets with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the Presidential Palace during the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Hanoi, Vietnam. Official m...
    Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has died at age 61.More >>
    Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has died at age 61.More >>
  • Trump to address drugs, nuclear weapons in UN speeches

    Trump to address drugs, nuclear weapons in UN speeches

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:58:45 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 08:50:37 GMT
    President Donald Trump will discuss the global drug trade and stopping the spread of weapons of mass destruction during two speeches next week at the United Nations General Assembly.More >>
    President Donald Trump will discuss the global drug trade and stopping the spread of weapons of mass destruction during two speeches next week at the United Nations General Assembly.More >>
  • Despite protests, Russia's anti-doping agency reinstated

    Despite protests, Russia's anti-doping agency reinstated

    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-09-20 13:18:52 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-09-21 08:41:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, FILE). FILE -The May 24, 2016 file photo shows a RUSADA sign reading "Russian National Anti-doping Agency" on a building in Moscow, Russia.  The World Anti-Doping Agency is due to vote Thursday Sept. 20, 2018, on pos...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, FILE). FILE -The May 24, 2016 file photo shows a RUSADA sign reading "Russian National Anti-doping Agency" on a building in Moscow, Russia. The World Anti-Doping Agency is due to vote Thursday Sept. 20, 2018, on pos...
    The World Anti-Doping Agency has reinstated Russia, ending a nearly three-year suspension caused by state-sponsored doping.More >>
    The World Anti-Doping Agency has reinstated Russia, ending a nearly three-year suspension caused by state-sponsored doping.More >>
  • Israeli delegation in Moscow to share data on plane downing

    Israeli delegation in Moscow to share data on plane downing

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:28:09 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:41 AM EDT2018-09-21 07:41:44 GMT
    Israel's air force chief is flying to Moscow to brief Russian President Vladimir Putin on the incident over Syria which led to the downing of a Russian reconnaissance plane.More >>
    Israel's air force chief is flying to Moscow to brief Russian President Vladimir Putin on the incident over Syria which led to the downing of a Russian reconnaissance plane.More >>
  • EU, UK fail to resolve border row as Brexit deadline looms

    EU, UK fail to resolve border row as Brexit deadline looms

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-09-20 10:38:13 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:32 AM EDT2018-09-21 07:32:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    The European Union and Britain are walking a diplomatic tightrope at Thursday's summit where they seek to lay the foundations of a divorce deal by next March without jeopardizing vital interests.More >>
    The European Union and Britain are walking a diplomatic tightrope at Thursday's summit where they seek to lay the foundations of a divorce deal by next March without jeopardizing vital interests.More >>
  • Ugandan pop star vows to fight on after arriving from US

    Ugandan pop star vows to fight on after arriving from US

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:48 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:48:05 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:43:48 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 file photo, Ugandan pop star-turned-lawmaker Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, also known as Bobi Wine, center, arrives at a magistrate's court in Gulu, northern Uganda. Wine is due to return home on Thursday...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 file photo, Ugandan pop star-turned-lawmaker Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, also known as Bobi Wine, center, arrives at a magistrate's court in Gulu, northern Uganda. Wine is due to return home on Thursday...
    Heavy security, arrests as Ugandan pop star and opposition figure set to come home from US.More >>
    Heavy security, arrests as Ugandan pop star and opposition figure set to come home from US.More >>
  • Plight of jailed Catalans strains dialogue with Spain

    Plight of jailed Catalans strains dialogue with Spain

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:48:50 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:23:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 photo, a tractor lift up pro independence supporters holding a banner for former minister Jordi Turull and chanting "freedom", on a field overlooking the Lledoners prison, in Sant Joan de Vil...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 photo, a tractor lift up pro independence supporters holding a banner for former minister Jordi Turull and chanting "freedom", on a field overlooking the Lledoners prison, in Sant Joan de Vil...
    Jailed separatists have become an emotional symbol for the Catalan independence movement and a key stumbling block in negotiations with Spain out of the country's political deadlock.More >>
    Jailed separatists have become an emotional symbol for the Catalan independence movement and a key stumbling block in negotiations with Spain out of the country's political deadlock.More >>
  • Robbie Williams entertains at Emporio Armani's airport show

    Robbie Williams entertains at Emporio Armani's airport show

    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-09-20 15:09:32 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:21:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Model Gigi Hadid wears a creation as part of the Fendi women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Model Gigi Hadid wears a creation as part of the Fendi women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    Nicki Minaj took a front row seat at Fendi, taking a turn for fans on her way in decked out in a Fendi puffer jacket and matching leggings and cropped top.More >>
    Nicki Minaj took a front row seat at Fendi, taking a turn for fans on her way in decked out in a Fendi puffer jacket and matching leggings and cropped top.More >>
  • Moon to carry private message from Kim Jong Un to Trump

    Moon to carry private message from Kim Jong Un to Trump

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:18:24 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:33:08 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, second from right, and his wife Kim Jung-sook, right, stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, second from left, and his wife Ri Sol Ju on the Mount Paektu in North Korea, Thur...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, second from right, and his wife Kim Jung-sook, right, stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, second from left, and his wife Ri Sol Ju on the Mount Paektu in North Korea, Thur...
    On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North.More >>
    On the final day of their summit, the Korean leaders are visiting a volcano considered sacred in the North.More >>
  • Egypt court orders release of former president's sons

    Egypt court orders release of former president's sons

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-09-20 17:18:30 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-09-21 01:11:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - This combination of Jan. 6, 2011 file images shows Gamal Mubarak, left, and Alaa Mubarak, right, attending a Christmas Eve Mass at the Coptic cathedral in Cairo, Egypt. An Egyptian court on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 ordered the r...(AP Photo/File). FILE - This combination of Jan. 6, 2011 file images shows Gamal Mubarak, left, and Alaa Mubarak, right, attending a Christmas Eve Mass at the Coptic cathedral in Cairo, Egypt. An Egyptian court on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 ordered the r...
    Egyptian court orders release from detention of former president Hosni Mubarak's two sons.More >>
    Egyptian court orders release from detention of former president Hosni Mubarak's two sons.More >>
  • Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak

    Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:07:42 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-09-20 21:35:30 GMT
    A space official says that Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.More >>
    A space official says that Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.More >>
  • 1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:38:23 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:14:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa speaks after SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk announced him as the person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawthorne...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa speaks after SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk announced him as the person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawthorne...

    Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said Monday that he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon.

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    Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said Monday that he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon.

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  • The Latest: Dozens dead after ferry sinks on Lake Victoria

    The Latest: Dozens dead after ferry sinks on Lake Victoria

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:31:58 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:10:27 GMT
    The Latest: Dozens dead after ferry sinks on Lake Victoria, Tanzania official says.More >>
    The Latest: Dozens dead after ferry sinks on Lake Victoria, Tanzania official says.More >>
  • Politics, pride in leaders trip to 'sacred' N. Korea volcano

    Politics, pride in leaders trip to 'sacred' N. Korea volcano

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:10:05 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:32:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File). FILE - In this Aug. 18, 2018, file photo, North Korean soldiers adjust their hats before posing for a photo on a viewing platform overlooking the caldera of Mount Paektu in North Korea. There is no more sacred a place in N...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File). FILE - In this Aug. 18, 2018, file photo, North Korean soldiers adjust their hats before posing for a photo on a viewing platform overlooking the caldera of Mount Paektu in North Korea. There is no more sacred a place in N...
    There is no more sacred place in North Korea than Mount Paektu _ and getting South Korean President Moon Jae-in to go there is a propaganda coup unlike any other.More >>
    There is no more sacred place in North Korea than Mount Paektu _ and getting South Korean President Moon Jae-in to go there is a propaganda coup unlike any other.More >>
  • Meghan Markle takes mom to UK cookbook fundraiser

    Meghan Markle takes mom to UK cookbook fundraiser

    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-09-20 13:48:31 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:50:08 GMT
    Meghan Markle is being joined by her mother for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire.More >>
    Meghan Markle is being joined by her mother for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire.More >>
  • EU looks to Egypt, Africa for help with migrant challenge

    EU looks to Egypt, Africa for help with migrant challenge

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:28:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:31:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz arrives at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is urging the European Union to enter talks with Egypt to help stem the flow of migrants entering Europe from Africa.More >>
    Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is urging the European Union to enter talks with Egypt to help stem the flow of migrants entering Europe from Africa.More >>
  • 4 young children killed in Dutch train crossing collision

    4 young children killed in Dutch train crossing collision

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:48 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:48:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:01:40 GMT
    Dutch police say that four children have been killed and two people seriously injured in a collision between a train and a cargo bike.More >>
    Dutch police say that four children have been killed and two people seriously injured in a collision between a train and a cargo bike.More >>
  • Catalan separatists mark anniversary of independence push

    Catalan separatists mark anniversary of independence push

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-09-20 17:58:17 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:00:52 GMT
    Thousands of Catalan pro-independence activists are protesting in Barcelona to mark the anniversary of demonstrations that fired up the region's secessionist drive and brought Spain's worst political crisis in...More >>
    Thousands of Catalan pro-independence activists are protesting in Barcelona to mark the anniversary of demonstrations that fired up the region's secessionist drive and brought Spain's worst political crisis in decades.More >>
  • Polish police looking for man who threw stone into synagogue

    Polish police looking for man who threw stone into synagogue

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:28:12 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-09-20 17:22:41 GMT
    Polish police are looking for a man who threw a stone into a synagogue in Gdansk as members of the Jewish community were praying on the Yom Kippur holiday.More >>
    Polish police are looking for a man who threw a stone into a synagogue in Gdansk as members of the Jewish community were praying on the Yom Kippur holiday.More >>
  • New landslide kills 21, buries houses in Philippines

    New landslide kills 21, buries houses in Philippines

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-09-20 02:47:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-09-20 16:20:57 GMT
    At least 3 people died and several are feared buried in a landslide during heavy rains in the central Philippines.More >>
    At least 3 people died and several are feared buried in a landslide during heavy rains in the central Philippines.More >>
  • The Latest: S. Korean diva sings at North Korean volcano

    The Latest: S. Korean diva sings at North Korean volcano

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:18:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-09-20 16:10:44 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, and first lady Kim Jung-sook bow as they leave for Seoul at the Samjiyon airport in North Korea, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, and first lady Kim Jung-sook bow as they leave for Seoul at the Samjiyon airport in North Korea, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    South Korea says President Moon Jae-in is returning home after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.More >>
    South Korea says President Moon Jae-in is returning home after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.More >>
  • Russian Far East to hold new election after vote rigging

    Russian Far East to hold new election after vote rigging

    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:28:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-20 14:51:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Khitrov). Andrei Ishchenko, communist candidate of the governor election in Primorye region, centre, attends a protest rally with his supporters in Vladivostok, Russia's Far East, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Ishchenko said on Monday he ...(AP Photo/Alexander Khitrov). Andrei Ishchenko, communist candidate of the governor election in Primorye region, centre, attends a protest rally with his supporters in Vladivostok, Russia's Far East, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Ishchenko said on Monday he ...
    Election officials in Russia's Far East have cancelled the results of Sunday's gubernatorial elections following reports of blatant vote rigging and called a fresh vote.More >>
    Election officials in Russia's Far East have cancelled the results of Sunday's gubernatorial elections following reports of blatant vote rigging and called a fresh vote.More >>
  • German spy chief removal causes turbulence in Merkel gov't

    German spy chief removal causes turbulence in Merkel gov't

    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:18 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:18:22 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-09-20 14:31:24 GMT
    (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo Chair of the Social Democratic Party (SPD), Andrea Nahles, right, speaks at the plenary session of the German Bundestag in the Reichstags building in front of Foreign Minister Heiko Maas...(Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo Chair of the Social Democratic Party (SPD), Andrea Nahles, right, speaks at the plenary session of the German Bundestag in the Reichstags building in front of Foreign Minister Heiko Maas...
    A decision to give a new government job to Germany's domestic intelligence chief is causing discontent in Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition.More >>
    A decision to give a new government job to Germany's domestic intelligence chief is causing discontent in Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition.More >>
  • Japan's Abe re-elected as party head, to stay on as PM

    Japan's Abe re-elected as party head, to stay on as PM

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:28:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-09-20 14:19:59 GMT
    (Toru Hanai/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, meets with Shigeo Iizuka, second from right, leader of a group of families of Japanese abducted by North Korea, and Sakie Yokota...(Toru Hanai/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, meets with Shigeo Iizuka, second from right, leader of a group of families of Japanese abducted by North Korea, and Sakie Yokota...
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide, paving the way for up to three more years as the nation's leader.More >>
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide, paving the way for up to three more years as the nation's leader.More >>
  • French far-right leader refuses court-ordered psych exam

    French far-right leader refuses court-ordered psych exam

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:28:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:39 AM EDT2018-09-20 13:39:01 GMT
    French far-right leader Marine Le Pen is refusing to undergo a court-ordered psychiatric exam for tweeting brutal images of Islamic State violence, comparing the demand to methods used in totalitarian regimes.More >>
    French far-right leader Marine Le Pen is refusing to undergo a court-ordered psychiatric exam for tweeting brutal images of Islamic State violence, comparing the demand to methods used in totalitarian regimes.More >>
  • The Latest: Uganda's pop star politician vows to fight on

    The Latest: Uganda's pop star politician vows to fight on

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:48 AM EDT2018-09-20 10:48:07 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:38 AM EDT2018-09-20 13:38:27 GMT
    The Latest: Uganda's pop star politician put into police van on arrival from US, lawyer says.More >>
    The Latest: Uganda's pop star politician put into police van on arrival from US, lawyer says.More >>
  • Ukraine pushes ahead with plans to secure NATO membership

    Ukraine pushes ahead with plans to secure NATO membership

    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:18 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:18:30 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:40:37 GMT
    (Mykola Lazarenko/Presidential Press Service Pool Photo pool via AP). Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko speaks during his annual state-of-the-nation address in Verkhovna Rada, the Ukrainian parliament, in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(Mykola Lazarenko/Presidential Press Service Pool Photo pool via AP). Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko speaks during his annual state-of-the-nation address in Verkhovna Rada, the Ukrainian parliament, in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says Ukraine needs to amend its constitution to make NATO membership its long-term goal.More >>
    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says Ukraine needs to amend its constitution to make NATO membership its long-term goal.More >>
  • Malaysia's ex-PM pleads not guilty to new corruption charges

    Malaysia's ex-PM pleads not guilty to new corruption charges

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:37 PM EDT2018-09-20 03:37:56 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:21:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). In this May 22, 2018, file photo, former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, arrives at Anti-Corruption Agency for questioning in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Najib ov...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). In this May 22, 2018, file photo, former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, center, arrives at Anti-Corruption Agency for questioning in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Najib ov...
    Police and Malaysia's anti-graft agency say detained former Prime Minister Najib Razak will face new charges of abuse of power and money laundering over the looting of a state investment fund.More >>
    Police and Malaysia's anti-graft agency say detained former Prime Minister Najib Razak will face new charges of abuse of power and money laundering over the looting of a state investment fund.More >>
  • Koreas summit kick-starts stalled nuclear talks with US

    Koreas summit kick-starts stalled nuclear talks with US

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:38:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:21:38 GMT
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he has invited North Korea's foreign minister to meet with him next week to continue discussions on efforts to get the North to abandon its nuclear weapons.More >>
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he has invited North Korea's foreign minister to meet with him next week to continue discussions on efforts to get the North to abandon its nuclear weapons.More >>
  • Officials say 15-year-old boy killed by Israeli fire in Gaza

    Officials say 15-year-old boy killed by Israeli fire in Gaza

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:58 PM EDT2018-09-20 02:58:21 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:20:40 GMT
    Gaza health officials say a 15-year-old Palestinian boy killed by Israeli army fire as Hamas accelerates anti-blockade protests.More >>
    Gaza health officials say a 15-year-old Palestinian boy killed by Israeli army fire as Hamas accelerates anti-blockade protests.More >>
  • Doctor gets life term in Hong Kong over yoga ball killings

    Doctor gets life term in Hong Kong over yoga ball killings

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-09-20 03:27:55 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-09-20 10:31:17 GMT
    An anesthesiologist convicted of killing his wife and daughter by placing a leaking yoga ball filled with carbon monoxide in their car has been sentenced to life in prison in Hong Kong.More >>
    An anesthesiologist convicted of killing his wife and daughter by placing a leaking yoga ball filled with carbon monoxide in their car has been sentenced to life in prison in Hong Kong.More >>
  • Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal

    Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:51:19 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:39:47 GMT
    (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, File). FILE - This file photo released on Monday, Sept 10, 2018 by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows smoke rising from a Syrian government airstrike, in Hobeit village, near Idl...(Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, File). FILE - This file photo released on Monday, Sept 10, 2018 by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows smoke rising from a Syrian government airstrike, in Hobeit village, near Idl...
    Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major...More >>
    Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major rebel stronghold.More >>
  • Britain appeals for EU Brexit compromise over Irish border

    Britain appeals for EU Brexit compromise over Irish border

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:27:46 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:22:54 GMT
    (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May waits to greet her Maltese counterpart Joseph Muscat to 10 Downing Street in London ahead of talks, Monday Sept. 17, 2018.(Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May waits to greet her Maltese counterpart Joseph Muscat to 10 Downing Street in London ahead of talks, Monday Sept. 17, 2018.
    European Council President Donald Tusk is warning Britain that key parts of its offer to conclude Brexit talks are not satisfactory and must be revised, just six months before the country leaves the bloc.More >>
    European Council President Donald Tusk is warning Britain that key parts of its offer to conclude Brexit talks are not satisfactory and must be revised, just six months before the country leaves the bloc.More >>
  • The Latest: Moon, Kim visit crater lake on Mount Paektu

    The Latest: Moon, Kim visit crater lake on Mount Paektu

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:30:05 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-09-20 07:22:50 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hold documents after signing at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. This week's inter-K...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hold documents after signing at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. This week's inter-K...
    U.S. President Donald Trump says "we're making tremendous progress" with North Korea, after an inter-Korean summit offered some apparent concessions from the North on its weapons program.More >>
    U.S. President Donald Trump says "we're making tremendous progress" with North Korea, after an inter-Korean summit offered some apparent concessions from the North on its weapons program.More >>
  • China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:37:50 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:48:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this July 2, 2018, file photo, a truck carrying a cargo container drives under the Gerald Desmond Bridge under construction in Long Beach, Calif. China on Tuesday, Sept. 18, announced a tariff hike on $60 billion ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this July 2, 2018, file photo, a truck carrying a cargo container drives under the Gerald Desmond Bridge under construction in Long Beach, Calif. China on Tuesday, Sept. 18, announced a tariff hike on $60 billion ...
    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle.More >>
    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle.More >>
  • Kim, Moon head to North Korea's sacred volcano on final day

    Kim, Moon head to North Korea's sacred volcano on final day

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:08:12 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:31:10 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands after signing the documents at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Moon an...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands after signing the documents at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Moon an...
    The leaders of North and South Korea have announced a wide range of agreements which they say are a major step toward peace on the Korean Peninsula.More >>
    The leaders of North and South Korea have announced a wide range of agreements which they say are a major step toward peace on the Korean Peninsula.More >>
  • Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court suspends sentence

    Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court suspends sentence

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:47 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:47:28 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:32:20 GMT
    Islamabad high court suspends prison sentences for ex-PM Sharif, his family, sets them free pending appeal hearings.More >>
    Islamabad high court suspends prison sentences for ex-PM Sharif, his family, sets them free pending appeal hearings.More >>
  • Russia to study Israeli data related to downed plane

    Russia to study Israeli data related to downed plane

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:57:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:41:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marina Lystseva). FILE In this file photo taken on Saturday, March 4, 2017, The Russian Il-20 electronic intelligence plane of the Russian air force with the registration number RF 93610, which was accidentally downed by Syrian forces respond...(AP Photo/Marina Lystseva). FILE In this file photo taken on Saturday, March 4, 2017, The Russian Il-20 electronic intelligence plane of the Russian air force with the registration number RF 93610, which was accidentally downed by Syrian forces respond...
    The Kremlin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has accepted Israel's offer to share detailed information about its air raid, during which a Russian reconnaissance plane was accidentally downed by Syrian air...More >>
    The Kremlin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has accepted Israel's offer to share detailed information about its air raid, during which a Russian reconnaissance plane was accidentally downed by Syrian air defenses.More >>
  • The Latest: Official says Pakistan court releases Sharif

    The Latest: Official says Pakistan court releases Sharif

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:07:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:18 PM EDT2018-09-20 03:18:16 GMT
    A party aide says Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son in-law have been released from a prison in the garrison city of Rawalpindi after a court suspended their prison sentences while...More >>
    A party aide says Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son in-law have been released from a prison in the garrison city of Rawalpindi after a court suspended their prison sentences while they appeal.More >>
  • Gaza protests escalate after deal to ease blockade fails

    Gaza protests escalate after deal to ease blockade fails

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:32:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:50 PM EDT2018-09-20 02:50:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Mourners chant Islamic slogans while carrying the body of Ahamd Omar, 20, during his funeral in the Shati refugee camp, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Omar was killed Tuesday during a protest at the entrance of Erez border crossing be...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Mourners chant Islamic slogans while carrying the body of Ahamd Omar, 20, during his funeral in the Shati refugee camp, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Omar was killed Tuesday during a protest at the entrance of Erez border crossing be...
    Palestinian protests are escalating after the failure of Egyptian-led efforts to broker a deal between the Islamic militant group Hamas and Israel to ease the Gaza blockade.More >>
    Palestinian protests are escalating after the failure of Egyptian-led efforts to broker a deal between the Islamic militant group Hamas and Israel to ease the Gaza blockade.More >>
  • With a calmer Syria, Hezbollah may reduce its fighters there

    With a calmer Syria, Hezbollah may reduce its fighters there

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-09-19 20:19:58 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-09-20 01:10:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hussein Malla). Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah speaks via a video link, as his supporters raise their hands, during activities to mark the ninth of Ashura, a 10-day ritual commemorating the death of Imam Hussein, in a southern suburb...(AP Photo/Hussein Malla). Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah speaks via a video link, as his supporters raise their hands, during activities to mark the ninth of Ashura, a 10-day ritual commemorating the death of Imam Hussein, in a southern suburb...
    The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militia says his group may reduce the number of its fighters in Syria because of an easing of the conflict.More >>
    The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militia says his group may reduce the number of its fighters in Syria because of an easing of the conflict.More >>
  • Somali officials: Airstrike kills or hurts several al-Shabab

    Somali officials: Airstrike kills or hurts several al-Shabab

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:17:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-09-19 22:30:23 GMT
    Somali officials: Airstrike kills or wounds several al-Shabab leaders; children reported dead.More >>
    Somali officials: Airstrike kills or wounds several al-Shabab leaders; children reported dead.More >>
  • India bans instant divorce by Muslim men

    India bans instant divorce by Muslim men

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:17:54 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-09-19 20:41:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal, File). FILE - In this  Aug. 22, 2017 file photo, Indian Muslim women rest inside Jama Masjid mosque in New Delhi, India. India's government on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, approved an ordinance to implement a top court ruling s...(AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal, File). FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2017 file photo, Indian Muslim women rest inside Jama Masjid mosque in New Delhi, India. India's government on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, approved an ordinance to implement a top court ruling s...
    India's government approves an ordinance to implement a top court ruling striking down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce.More >>
    India's government approves an ordinance to implement a top court ruling striking down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce.More >>
  • US tags Iran anew as top terror sponsor, global attacks fall

    US tags Iran anew as top terror sponsor, global attacks fall

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:08:35 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:41:43 GMT
    The United States has once again named Iran as the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism, accusing it of intensifying numerous conflicts and trying to undermine governments throughout the Middle East.More >>
    The United States has once again named Iran as the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism, accusing it of intensifying numerous conflicts and trying to undermine governments throughout the Middle East.More >>
  • At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo

    At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:30:30 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:01:38 GMT
    At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo; overcrowded boats are common.More >>
    At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo; overcrowded boats are common.More >>
  • Putin says Russia perfected weapons based on Syria campaign

    Putin says Russia perfected weapons based on Syria campaign

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:07:58 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:30:58 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin aims a sniper rifle during a visit to the Patriot military exhibition center outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Putin chaired a meeting that focused...(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin aims a sniper rifle during a visit to the Patriot military exhibition center outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Putin chaired a meeting that focused...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that the military's combat experience gained in Syria has helped develop new weapons systems.More >>
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that the military's combat experience gained in Syria has helped develop new weapons systems.More >>
  • A year after Maria, Puerto Rican kidney patients fear death

    A year after Maria, Puerto Rican kidney patients fear death

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:17:32 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:10:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). In this Sept. 8, 2018 photo, 42-year-old dialysis patient Sandra Medina waits inside a plane at the airport in Vieques, Puerto Rico. After Hurricane Maria hit, authorities began flying kidney patients in Vieques to the Puerto ...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). In this Sept. 8, 2018 photo, 42-year-old dialysis patient Sandra Medina waits inside a plane at the airport in Vieques, Puerto Rico. After Hurricane Maria hit, authorities began flying kidney patients in Vieques to the Puerto ...
    Puerto Rico dialysis patients fear death 1 year after Maria shuttered treatment center in Vieques.More >>
    Puerto Rico dialysis patients fear death 1 year after Maria shuttered treatment center in Vieques.More >>
  • Egypt court upholds suspended sentence against activist

    Egypt court upholds suspended sentence against activist

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:17:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:33:09 GMT
    An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month suspended prison sentence for a prominent rights lawyer convicted of offending public morals.More >>
    An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month suspended prison sentence for a prominent rights lawyer convicted of offending public morals.More >>
  • French court upholds Kate Middleton topless photos fine

    French court upholds Kate Middleton topless photos fine

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:47:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:32:58 GMT
    A French court of appeals has upheld a ruling that two directors of French celebrity magazine Closer should be fined a maximum 45,000 euros ($52,500) for breaching the privacy of Kate Middleton.More >>
    A French court of appeals has upheld a ruling that two directors of French celebrity magazine Closer should be fined a maximum 45,000 euros ($52,500) for breaching the privacy of Kate Middleton.More >>
  • German doctors: Pussy Riot poisoning 'highly plausible'

    German doctors: Pussy Riot poisoning 'highly plausible'

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:26:58 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:09 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:09:05 GMT
    (Cinema for Peace Foundation/dpa via AP). This photo provided by the Cinema For Peace Foundation shows Pjotr Wersilow, member of the Russian Punk band 'Pussy Riot' receiving medical treatment in an ambulance as he arrives at the Schoenafeld airport in ...(Cinema for Peace Foundation/dpa via AP). This photo provided by the Cinema For Peace Foundation shows Pjotr Wersilow, member of the Russian Punk band 'Pussy Riot' receiving medical treatment in an ambulance as he arrives at the Schoenafeld airport in ...
    German doctors treating Pyotr Verzilov, a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot, say claims that he was poisoned are "highly plausible," based on his symptoms.More >>
    German doctors treating Pyotr Verzilov, a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot, say claims that he was poisoned are "highly plausible," based on his symptoms.More >>
  • Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:19 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:19:50 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:50:48 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.

    The two Korean leaders held summit talks to try to sustain nuclear diplomacy with Washington, which has been pushing hard for stronger disarmament moves from the North.

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    The two Korean leaders held summit talks to try to sustain nuclear diplomacy with Washington, which has been pushing hard for stronger disarmament moves from the North.

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  • The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

    The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:37:23 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:50:36 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.

    The leaders of the two Koreas have signed a joint statement after their summit talks, but no details of what it said were released.

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    The leaders of the two Koreas have signed a joint statement after their summit talks, but no details of what it said were released.

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  • Unfinished business: Moon's summit dreams echo late mentor

    Unfinished business: Moon's summit dreams echo late mentor

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:18:24 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:39:25 GMT
    (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2007, file photo, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, right, shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, left, in Pyongyang, North Korea. In pursuing engagement with North Korean leader K...(Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2007, file photo, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, right, shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, left, in Pyongyang, North Korea. In pursuing engagement with North Korean leader K...
    In trying to defuse North Korean nuclear crisis, South Korea's president is also addressing the unfinished business left by his late friend and political mentor, whose engagement policies crumbled a decade ago.More >>
    In trying to defuse North Korean nuclear crisis, South Korea's president is also addressing the unfinished business left by his late friend and political mentor, whose engagement policies crumbled a decade ago.More >>
  • Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home

    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:37:28 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:30:42 GMT
    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home from US; police warn against rallies.More >>
    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home from US; police warn against rallies.More >>
  • UN reports uptick in civilian casualties in Ukraine

    UN reports uptick in civilian casualties in Ukraine

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:19 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:19:43 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:21:51 GMT
    The United Nations says the number of civilian casualties in the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine has surged in the past three months compared to earlier this year.More >>
    The United Nations says the number of civilian casualties in the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine has surged in the past three months compared to earlier this year.More >>
  • Malaysia anti-graft agency arrests former leader Najib Razak

    Malaysia anti-graft agency arrests former leader Najib Razak

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:47 AM EDT2018-09-19 09:47:26 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:59 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:59:55 GMT
    Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Prime Minister Najib Razak over the multimillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund and that he will face further charges in court.More >>
    Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Prime Minister Najib Razak over the multimillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund and that he will face further charges in court.More >>
  • Macedonian court rejects bids to scrap name referendum

    Macedonian court rejects bids to scrap name referendum

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:08:18 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:10:59 GMT
    Macedonia's constitutional court has rejected two bids to declare illegal and unconstitutional the upcoming referendum on renaming the country "North Macedonia".More >>
    Macedonia's constitutional court has rejected two bids to declare illegal and unconstitutional the upcoming referendum on renaming the country "North Macedonia".More >>
  • Putin seeks to defuse downing of Russian plane off Syria

    Putin seeks to defuse downing of Russian plane off Syria

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:32:17 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:30:50 GMT
    Russia's military says one of its aircraft with 14 people on board has disappeared over Syria's Mediterranean Sea coast.More >>
    Russia's military says one of its aircraft with 14 people on board has disappeared over Syria's Mediterranean Sea coast.More >>
  • Koreas' leaders agree on military steps but whiff on nukes

    Koreas' leaders agree on military steps but whiff on nukes

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:27:58 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:59 AM EDT2018-09-19 11:59:59 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, third from left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, third from right, pose for photograph with South Korean delegation at Okryu-Gwan restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednes...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, third from left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, third from right, pose for photograph with South Korean delegation at Okryu-Gwan restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednes...
    This week's inter-Korean summit talks ended with a set of sweeping agreements on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, reducing a military standoff and other reconciliation issues.More >>
    This week's inter-Korean summit talks ended with a set of sweeping agreements on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, reducing a military standoff and other reconciliation issues.More >>
  • Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed while peace pursued

    Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed while peace pursued

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:07 AM EDT2018-09-19 09:07:25 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:39 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:39:23 GMT
    Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed civilians while peace deal was pursued.More >>
    Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed civilians while peace deal was pursued.More >>
  • Venezuela's Maduro may skip UN meeting over security fears

    Venezuela's Maduro may skip UN meeting over security fears

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:40:57 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:31:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro demonstrates his Salt Bae sprinkling technique during a press conference at the Miraflores Presidential Palace, in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Maduro demonstrated the tec...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro demonstrates his Salt Bae sprinkling technique during a press conference at the Miraflores Presidential Palace, in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Maduro demonstrated the tec...
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he may have to suspend a planned trip to the United Nations because of concerns that his opponents would try to kill him.More >>
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he may have to suspend a planned trip to the United Nations because of concerns that his opponents would try to kill him.More >>
  • Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

    Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:37:02 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:30:48 GMT
    President Donald Trump is welcoming the leader of Poland to the White House.More >>
    President Donald Trump is welcoming the leader of Poland to the White House.More >>
  • World court opens preliminary probe into Rohingya expulsions

    World court opens preliminary probe into Rohingya expulsions

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:27:02 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:29:25 GMT
    The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says she is launching a preliminary investigation into deportations of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh.More >>
    The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says she is launching a preliminary investigation into deportations of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh.More >>
  • Experts air new concerns about UN response to Myanmar crisis

    Experts air new concerns about UN response to Myanmar crisis

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:19:44 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:00:26 GMT
    Independent investigators examining alleged violence and killings in Myanmar that caused hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee their homes have issued a searing critique of the United Nations' response...More >>
    Independent investigators examining alleged violence and killings in Myanmar that caused hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee their homes have issued a searing critique of the United Nations' response just as bloodshed erupted in August 2017.More >>
  • EU optimistic about Brexit border compromise

    EU optimistic about Brexit border compromise

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:36:53 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:47:33 GMT
    A top European Union official says Britain and the EU could yet fail to reach an agreement on the terms of their divorce, just six months before the U.K. is due to leave the bloc.More >>
    A top European Union official says Britain and the EU could yet fail to reach an agreement on the terms of their divorce, just six months before the U.K. is due to leave the bloc.More >>
  • Syria's government and opposition welcome Idlib deal

    Syria's government and opposition welcome Idlib deal

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:57:01 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:41:19 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, welcomes Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, prior to their talks at the Bocharovy Ruchei residence, in Sochi, Russia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The leaders of Russia...(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, welcomes Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, prior to their talks at the Bocharovy Ruchei residence, in Sochi, Russia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The leaders of Russia...
    Syria's opposition says it is better off in the wake of a Turkey-Russia deal on a demilitarized zone around Idlib province compared to periods that followed the defeat of rebels in other parts of the country.More >>
    Syria's opposition says it is better off in the wake of a Turkey-Russia deal on a demilitarized zone around Idlib province compared to periods that followed the defeat of rebels in other parts of the country.More >>
  • Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe

    Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:56 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:56:58 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:02:59 GMT
    Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe.More >>
    Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe.More >>
  • The Latest: Mattis says plane downing won't affect IS fight

    The Latest: Mattis says plane downing won't affect IS fight

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:07:41 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:21:40 GMT
    Map locates Lattakia, Syria, where Russian military says one of its jets disappeared; 1c x 2 1/2 inches; 46.5 mm x 63 mm;Map locates Lattakia, Syria, where Russian military says one of its jets disappeared; 1c x 2 1/2 inches; 46.5 mm x 63 mm;
    Russia's Defense Ministry says one of its reconnaissance aircraft with 15 people on board has been brought down by a Syrian surface-to-air missile over the Mediterranean Sea.More >>
    Russia's Defense Ministry says one of its reconnaissance aircraft with 15 people on board has been brought down by a Syrian surface-to-air missile over the Mediterranean Sea.More >>
  • The Latest: Polish leader proposes US base called Fort Trump

    The Latest: Polish leader proposes US base called Fort Trump

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:57:07 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-09-18 23:47:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with Polish President Andrzej Duda during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with Polish President Andrzej Duda during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he's "very seriously" considering a greater U.S. troop presence in Poland as he meets with the country's president at the White House.More >>
    President Donald Trump says he's "very seriously" considering a greater U.S. troop presence in Poland as he meets with the country's president at the White House.More >>
  • US again slashing number of refugees it will accept

    US again slashing number of refugees it will accept

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:12 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:32:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.
    For second straight year, US slashing number of refugees it will take in.More >>
    For second straight year, US slashing number of refugees it will take in.More >>
  • 5 die in bus collision in Russia; 20 injured

    5 die in bus collision in Russia; 20 injured

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:07:41 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:10:51 GMT
    Russia's Emergencies Ministry says four people have died in a bus collision in southwestern Russia.More >>
    Russia's Emergencies Ministry says four people have died in a bus collision in southwestern Russia.More >>
  • The Latest: EU studying Brexit border compromise

    The Latest: EU studying Brexit border compromise

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:47:22 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:00:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier waits for the start of a General Affairs Article 50 Council at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. A top European Union official on Tuesday said Britain and the E...(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier waits for the start of a General Affairs Article 50 Council at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. A top European Union official on Tuesday said Britain and the E...
    European Union Brexit envoy Michel Barnier says his team is studying new ways to check goods moving into Northern Ireland in an effort to overcome a major obstacle in the negotiations.More >>
    European Union Brexit envoy Michel Barnier says his team is studying new ways to check goods moving into Northern Ireland in an effort to overcome a major obstacle in the negotiations.More >>
  • Leaders take big gambles in visiting 'enemy' territory

    Leaders take big gambles in visiting 'enemy' territory

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:59:13 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:59:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Schutz, File). FILE - In this Sept. 15, 1959, file photo, President Dwight Eisenhower and Mamie Eisenhower pose with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev and Nina Khrushchev at the White House prior to a formal dinner in honor of the Russian ...(AP Photo/Bob Schutz, File). FILE - In this Sept. 15, 1959, file photo, President Dwight Eisenhower and Mamie Eisenhower pose with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev and Nina Khrushchev at the White House prior to a formal dinner in honor of the Russian ...
    This week's trip by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to the capital of North Korea is the latest example of a world leader venturing into the territory of an adversary.More >>
    This week's trip by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to the capital of North Korea is the latest example of a world leader venturing into the territory of an adversary.More >>
  • 1 dead, 11 injured in scaffolding collapse at Madrid hotel

    1 dead, 11 injured in scaffolding collapse at Madrid hotel

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:00:19 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:31:59 GMT
    An official in Spain's capital says scaffolding at a luxury hotel undergoing renovation in central Madrid has collapsed, killing one construction worker and injuring at least 11 others.More >>
    An official in Spain's capital says scaffolding at a luxury hotel undergoing renovation in central Madrid has collapsed, killing one construction worker and injuring at least 11 others.More >>
  • Greece to move 2,000 out of overcrowded Lesbos migrant camp

    Greece to move 2,000 out of overcrowded Lesbos migrant camp

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:00:12 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:31:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May, 2, 2018, file photo, children play inside the Moria refugee camp on the northeastern Aegean island of Lesbos, Greece. Authorities are to move about 2,000 asylum seekers out of a sever...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May, 2, 2018, file photo, children play inside the Moria refugee camp on the northeastern Aegean island of Lesbos, Greece. Authorities are to move about 2,000 asylum seekers out of a sever...
    A Greek official says some 2,000 asylum-seekers will be moved out of a severely overcrowded migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesbos this month.More >>
    A Greek official says some 2,000 asylum-seekers will be moved out of a severely overcrowded migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesbos this month.More >>
  • Pope: Sex is a gift from god, not taboo, between couples

    Pope: Sex is a gift from god, not taboo, between couples

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:37:07 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:12:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...
    Pope Francis has told French young people that sex is a "great" gift from God, not a taboo, and should be lived as a lifelong, passionate love between man and woman.More >>
    Pope Francis has told French young people that sex is a "great" gift from God, not a taboo, and should be lived as a lifelong, passionate love between man and woman.More >>
  • Amnesty calls Egypt an 'open-air prison' for critics

    Amnesty calls Egypt an 'open-air prison' for critics

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:00:25 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:51:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2018 file photo, Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, known by his nickname Shawkan, gestures in a soundproof glass cage inside a makeshift courtroom in Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt. Amnesty Inte...(AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2018 file photo, Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, known by his nickname Shawkan, gestures in a soundproof glass cage inside a makeshift courtroom in Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt. Amnesty Inte...
    Amnesty International says Egypt's crackdown on critics reaches "alarming" levels, calls country open-air prison.More >>
    Amnesty International says Egypt's crackdown on critics reaches "alarming" levels, calls country open-air prison.More >>
  • Top German spy ousted after clash with Merkel over migrants

    Top German spy ousted after clash with Merkel over migrants

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:50:56 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:51:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers her speech during a meeting with German Bundeswehr soldiers of the NATO enhanced forward presence battalion at the Rukla military base some 100 kms (62.12 miles) west of the capital ...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers her speech during a meeting with German Bundeswehr soldiers of the NATO enhanced forward presence battalion at the Rukla military base some 100 kms (62.12 miles) west of the capital ...
    The leaders of Germany's three governing parties are meeting in Berlin to decide the fate of the country's domestic intelligence chief amid calls for him to be fired over his approach to far-right extremism.More >>
    The leaders of Germany's three governing parties are meeting in Berlin to decide the fate of the country's domestic intelligence chief amid calls for him to be fired over his approach to far-right extremism.More >>
  • UK: Couple's illness in poisoned-spy city is not suspicious

    UK: Couple's illness in poisoned-spy city is not suspicious

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:39 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:39:21 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:48:10 GMT
    (Jonathan Brady/PA via AP). Emergency services personnel stand near the Prezzo restaurant in Salisbury, Britain, where police closed roads as a "precautionary measure" after two people were taken ill from the restaurant, Sunday Sept. 16, 2018. Police c...(Jonathan Brady/PA via AP). Emergency services personnel stand near the Prezzo restaurant in Salisbury, Britain, where police closed roads as a "precautionary measure" after two people were taken ill from the restaurant, Sunday Sept. 16, 2018. Police c...
    Police say the case of a couple who fell sick at a restaurant near where a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent is not suspicious.More >>
    Police say the case of a couple who fell sick at a restaurant near where a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent is not suspicious.More >>
  • Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

    Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:57:00 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:30:00 GMT
    The tariffs will start at 10 percent and rise to 25 percent starting Jan. 1. (Source: AP Photo/Ben Margot)The tariffs will start at 10 percent and rise to 25 percent starting Jan. 1. (Source: AP Photo/Ben Margot)

    Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.

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    Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.

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  • EU official sees new justice independence threat in Poland

    EU official sees new justice independence threat in Poland

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:39:33 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:59:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Poland's European Affairs Minister Konrad Szymansk, right, speaks with European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans during a meeting of General Affairs ministers at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 20...(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Poland's European Affairs Minister Konrad Szymansk, right, speaks with European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans during a meeting of General Affairs ministers at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 20...
    A top EU official says Poland's government appears to have taken new steps in recent months that could undermine the independence of its judiciary and shows no sign of backing down.More >>
    A top EU official says Poland's government appears to have taken new steps in recent months that could undermine the independence of its judiciary and shows no sign of backing down.More >>
  • Niger says Italian priest kidnapped near Burkina Faso border

    Niger says Italian priest kidnapped near Burkina Faso border

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:07:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:29:31 GMT
    Niger's government says an Italian priest has been kidnapped in the nation's southwest near its border with Burkina Faso.More >>
    Niger's government says an Italian priest has been kidnapped in the nation's southwest near its border with Burkina Faso.More >>
  • Pope gives bishops more decision-making options

    Pope gives bishops more decision-making options

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:46:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:09:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...
    Pope Francis is codifying ways of consulting ordinary Catholics about issues facing the Catholic Church and is giving more decision-making possibilities to bishops to interpret and implement them.More >>
    Pope Francis is codifying ways of consulting ordinary Catholics about issues facing the Catholic Church and is giving more decision-making possibilities to bishops to interpret and implement them.More >>
  • Philippine policeman: Villagers refused advice to flee storm

    Philippine policeman: Villagers refused advice to flee storm

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:37:16 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:29:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Philippine Police Senior Inspector Heherson Zambale walks at the site where victims are believed to be buried in a landslide set off by Typhoon Mangkhut as it lashed across Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines, Tuesda...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Philippine Police Senior Inspector Heherson Zambale walks at the site where victims are believed to be buried in a landslide set off by Typhoon Mangkhut as it lashed across Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines, Tuesda...
    A Philippine police officer says he tried to persuade residents of a mining camp to move to safety as a typhoon approached, but they appeared unconcerned and refused to leave a day before the storm triggered a huge...More >>
    A Philippine police officer says he tried to persuade residents of a mining camp to move to safety as a typhoon approached, but they appeared unconcerned and refused to leave a day before the storm triggered a huge landslide that buried dozens of people.More >>
  • Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

    Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-09-17 06:26:16 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:27:27 GMT
    A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington.More >>
    A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington.More >>
  • 100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise

    100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-09-18 09:46:55 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:20:41 GMT
    100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise; outlook worse than for 2012 disaster.More >>
    100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise; outlook worse than for 2012 disaster.More >>
  • "Grand Theater": Has N. Korea's Kim won a propaganda coup?

    "Grand Theater": Has N. Korea's Kim won a propaganda coup?

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:27:21 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 15:20:50 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un wave from a car during a parade through a street in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un wave from a car during a parade through a street in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    South Korean leader's visit to North Korea may be providing a unique opportunity to its leader, Kim Jong Un, as he tries to show his people that he's pushing inexorably for their long-delayed, long promised...More >>
    South Korean leader's visit to North Korea may be providing a unique opportunity to its leader, Kim Jong Un, as he tries to show his people that he's pushing inexorably for their long-delayed, long promised prosperity.More >>
  • UK judge: Spy evidence on dead Russian should stay secret

    UK judge: Spy evidence on dead Russian should stay secret

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:36:55 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:28:24 GMT
    A British judge says material about possible links between a Russian businessman who died in mysterious circumstances and U.K. intelligence services will remain secret for security reasons.More >>
    A British judge says material about possible links between a Russian businessman who died in mysterious circumstances and U.K. intelligence services will remain secret for security reasons.More >>
  • EU leaders to tackle Brexit, migration failures at summit

    EU leaders to tackle Brexit, migration failures at summit

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:39 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:39:49 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:00:11 GMT
    (Kirsty O'Connor/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street, ahead of Prime Minister's Questions, in London, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.  A leading Brexit-supporting lawmaker insists rebels aren't about to topple Prime Min...(Kirsty O'Connor/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street, ahead of Prime Minister's Questions, in London, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. A leading Brexit-supporting lawmaker insists rebels aren't about to topple Prime Min...
    EU leaders grapple this week with two of the biggest threats to the European project; the messy divorce with Britain and their failure to share responsibility for people seeking better lives or sanctuary in Europe.More >>
    EU leaders grapple this week with two of the biggest threats to the European project; the messy divorce with Britain and their failure to share responsibility for people seeking better lives or sanctuary in Europe.More >>
  • Critic of China's internments says Turkey may bar his family

    Critic of China's internments says Turkey may bar his family

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:19:50 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:51:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dake Kang). In this Aug. 25, 2018, photo, Omir Bekali, right, an outspoken critic of China's internment camps for Muslims, poses for a picture with his children Aisha, left, and Ibrahim in a cafe in Istanbul. Bekali who now lives in Istanbul ...(AP Photo/Dake Kang). In this Aug. 25, 2018, photo, Omir Bekali, right, an outspoken critic of China's internment camps for Muslims, poses for a picture with his children Aisha, left, and Ibrahim in a cafe in Istanbul. Bekali who now lives in Istanbul ...
    An outspoken critic of China's internment camps who now lives in Istanbul says his wife and son face potential deportation to China because Turkish authorities might bar them from entering the country.More >>
    An outspoken critic of China's internment camps who now lives in Istanbul says his wife and son face potential deportation to China because Turkish authorities might bar them from entering the country.More >>
  • Moon's traveling entourage includes CEOs, 'Korean Beyonce'

    Moon's traveling entourage includes CEOs, 'Korean Beyonce'

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:17 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:17:14 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:31 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:31:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File). FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2017, file photo, South Korean singer Ailee poses for photos on the red carpet of the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) in Hong Kong. South Korean President Moon Jae-in heads to his meeting with North Ko...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File). FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2017, file photo, South Korean singer Ailee poses for photos on the red carpet of the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) in Hong Kong. South Korean President Moon Jae-in heads to his meeting with North Ko...
    The huge civilian entourage Seoul sent to the latest inter-Korean summit includes the third-generation heir of South Korea's largest business group and a Colorado-born pop diva nicknamed the "Korean Beyonce".More >>
    The huge civilian entourage Seoul sent to the latest inter-Korean summit includes the third-generation heir of South Korea's largest business group and a Colorado-born pop diva nicknamed the "Korean Beyonce".More >>
  • Medics recover 2 bodies after Israeli airstrike in Gaza

    Medics recover 2 bodies after Israeli airstrike in Gaza

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:57:13 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:50 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:50:59 GMT
    Gaza's Health Ministry says 26 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire during a mass protest on the border with Israel.More >>
    Gaza's Health Ministry says 26 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire during a mass protest on the border with Israel.More >>
  • UK's Hunt says Britain can flourish even without Brexit deal

    UK's Hunt says Britain can flourish even without Brexit deal

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:47:46 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:41:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks during aN interview with The Associated Press at British Embassy in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Hunt said it’s time for North Korea to take concrete actions toward eliminating i...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks during aN interview with The Associated Press at British Embassy in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Hunt said it’s time for North Korea to take concrete actions toward eliminating i...
    The U.K.'s top diplomat says Britain will flourish with or without an agreement on its exit from the European Union.More >>
    The U.K.'s top diplomat says Britain will flourish with or without an agreement on its exit from the European Union.More >>
  • The Latest: UK urges N. Korea to take steps to denuclearize

    The Latest: UK urges N. Korea to take steps to denuclearize

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:16 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:16:43 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:37:48 GMT
    (Hwang Gwang-mo/Yonhap via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during a cabinet meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. A senior South Korean official on Monday played down the chance that this w...(Hwang Gwang-mo/Yonhap via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during a cabinet meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. A senior South Korean official on Monday played down the chance that this w...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has left for Pyongyang for his third summit of the year with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Moon's plane left a military airport near Seoul for Pyongyang, the North Korean...More >>
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has left for Pyongyang for his third summit of the year with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Moon's plane left a military airport near Seoul for Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, on Tuesday morning.More >>
  • Kim, Moon start possibly most challenging Korean summit yet

    Kim, Moon start possibly most challenging Korean summit yet

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:17:12 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:20:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Koreans wave their national flags during a rally to wish for the successful inter-Korean summit near the presidential Blue House in Seoul, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that he ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Koreans wave their national flags during a rally to wish for the successful inter-Korean summit near the presidential Blue House in Seoul, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that he ...
    South Korea's president heads to North for summit with Kim Jong Un to salvage stalled nuke diplomacy.More >>
    South Korea's president heads to North for summit with Kim Jong Un to salvage stalled nuke diplomacy.More >>
  • Turkey, Russia agree on demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

    Turkey, Russia agree on demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:36:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:51:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool). Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, left, gestures while speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin, during their meeting in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi in Sochi, Russi...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool). Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, left, gestures while speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin, during their meeting in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi in Sochi, Russi...
    The leaders of Russia and Turkey have announced that a deep demilitarized zone will be established in Syria's Idlib region, the last bastion of anti-government rebels where fears had been high of a devastating...More >>
    The leaders of Russia and Turkey have announced that a deep demilitarized zone will be established in Syria's Idlib region, the last bastion of anti-government rebels where fears had been high of a devastating offensive by government forces.More >>
  • Orthodox envoys meet with Ukraine's president

    Orthodox envoys meet with Ukraine's president

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:17:06 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:59:27 GMT
    (Mikhail Palinchak/Presidential Press Service Pool Photo via AP). Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, and Archbishop Ilarion of Edmonton from Canada shake hands during their meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The Ecumenical Patri...(Mikhail Palinchak/Presidential Press Service Pool Photo via AP). Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, and Archbishop Ilarion of Edmonton from Canada shake hands during their meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The Ecumenical Patri...
    Ukraine's president has met with two envoys dispatched by the spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians to prepare for establishing a Ukrainian church that is ecclesiastically independent from the Russian...More >>
    Ukraine's president has met with two envoys dispatched by the spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians to prepare for establishing a Ukrainian church that is ecclesiastically independent from the Russian Orthodox Church.More >>
  • Syrian TV says Israeli strikes hit state company, 10 injured

    Syrian TV says Israeli strikes hit state company, 10 injured

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:57:15 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:32:49 GMT
    Syria state media is reporting loud explosions in the Syrian coastal Latakia province are suspected to be from Israeli strikes at a state company for technical industries.More >>
    Syria state media is reporting loud explosions in the Syrian coastal Latakia province are suspected to be from Israeli strikes at a state company for technical industries.More >>
  • US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year

    US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:48:32 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.

    The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.

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    The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.

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  • Hope fades in Philippines for dozens buried in landslides

    Hope fades in Philippines for dozens buried in landslides

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-09-17 07:36:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-09-18 04:10:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). A miner waits for news as the search continues for victims believed to be buried in a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut in Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Itogon Mayor Victorio Palan...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). A miner waits for news as the search continues for victims believed to be buried in a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut in Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Itogon Mayor Victorio Palan...
    Philippines halts risky small-scale mining in 6 provinces where typhoon caused landslides that buried many; at least 69 dead in Philippines and China as storm weakens.More >>
    Philippines halts risky small-scale mining in 6 provinces where typhoon caused landslides that buried many; at least 69 dead in Philippines and China as storm weakens.More >>
  • Tisci's first Burberry show a London Fashion Week hit

    Tisci's first Burberry show a London Fashion Week hit

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:27:17 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:38:51 GMT
    (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP). A model wears a creation by Burberry during their Spring/Summer 2019 runway show at London Fashion Week in London, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.(Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP). A model wears a creation by Burberry during their Spring/Summer 2019 runway show at London Fashion Week in London, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
    Christopher Kane and Burberry are highlights on a crowded London Fashion Week schedule.More >>
    Christopher Kane and Burberry are highlights on a crowded London Fashion Week schedule.More >>
  • Guatemala court backs UN ant-graft chief against president

    Guatemala court backs UN ant-graft chief against president

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:06:36 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:21 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:21:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Oliver de Ros). Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales delivers his speech during a a session to celebrate the country's independence, in Guatemala City, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Thousands of police and at least 50 heavily-armed soldiers set a ...(AP Photo/Oliver de Ros). Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales delivers his speech during a a session to celebrate the country's independence, in Guatemala City, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Thousands of police and at least 50 heavily-armed soldiers set a ...
    Guatemala's has delivered a blunt rebuke to President Jimmy Morales, ordering the leader to permit the head of a U.N.-backed anti-corruption commission back into the country.More >>
    Guatemala's has delivered a blunt rebuke to President Jimmy Morales, ordering the leader to permit the head of a U.N.-backed anti-corruption commission back into the country.More >>
  • S. Korea's Moon wants 'heart-to-heart' summit talks with Kim

    S. Korea's Moon wants 'heart-to-heart' summit talks with Kim

    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-09-17 03:46:11 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:10:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo, from the April 27, 2018, inter-Korean summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, is displayed at the Unification Observation Post in Paju, near the border with North ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo, from the April 27, 2018, inter-Korean summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, is displayed at the Unification Observation Post in Paju, near the border with North ...

    The summit comes as global diplomatic efforts to rid North Korea of its nuclear program have stalled and questions have been raised about how serious Kim is about following through with his vague commitments to denuclearize.

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    The summit comes as global diplomatic efforts to rid North Korea of its nuclear program have stalled and questions have been raised about how serious Kim is about following through with his vague commitments to denuclearize.

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  • 80 US lawmakers seek release of jailed Myanmar reporters

    80 US lawmakers seek release of jailed Myanmar reporters

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:00:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:00:39 GMT
    More than 80 U.S. lawmakers are urging the Trump administration to step up efforts to win the release of two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar in connection with their reporting about massacres against Rohingya...More >>
    More than 80 U.S. lawmakers are urging the Trump administration to step up efforts to win the release of two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar in connection with their reporting about massacres against Rohingya Muslims.More >>
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