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Netanyahu calls for new Golan settlement named for Trump

Published Apr. 24 2019

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he wants to name a new settlement in the Golan Heights...

French court rejects call to return its Syria-based citizens

Published Apr. 24 2019

PARIS (AP) — France’s most powerful administrative court on Tuesday refused the demands of Syria-based French women to be repatriated...

Myanmar court rejects appeal of jailed Reuters reporters

Published Apr. 24 2019

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar’s Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the final appeal of two Reuters journalists and upheld seven-year...

1 killed as Indians vote in 3rd phase of national elections

Published Apr. 24 2019

NEW DELHI (AP) — One person was killed as Indians voted Tuesday in the third phase of the country’s general...

50 believed dead in Myanmar mudslide at jade mine

Published Apr. 24 2019

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — More than 50 people are believed to have died in a mudslide at a jade mining...

N Ireland: Woman arrested in slaying of journalist McKee

Published Apr. 24 2019

LONDON (AP) — The Northern Ireland Police Service said Tuesday they have arrested a woman under the Terrorism Act in...

Workers install tarps to protect gutted Notre Dame from rain

Published Apr. 24 2019

PARIS (AP) — Professional mountain climbers were hired to install synthetic, waterproof tarps over the gutted, exposed exterior of Notre...

All not in favor of Trump’s Buckingham Palace dinner date

Published Apr. 24 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump finally has a date on the calendar for a state dinner at Buckingham Palace...

Egypt voters approve referendum extending president’s rule

Published Apr. 24 2019

CAIRO (AP) — Voters in Egypt approved constitutional amendments allowing President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to remain in power until 2030, election...

Saudi Arabia beheads 37 for terrorism crimes

Published Apr. 24 2019

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia on Tuesday beheaded 37 Saudi citizens, most of them minority Shiites, in...

Putin, Kim to meet Thursday in Russia’s Far East

Published Apr. 24 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for a much-anticipated summit...

As Sri Lanka mourns, Islamic State claims Easter bombings

Published Apr. 24 2019

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — As the death toll from the Easter bombings in Sri Lanka rose to 321 on...

Philippine quake knocks over building; at least 3 dead

Published Apr. 23 2019

PORAC, Philippines (AP) — A strong earthquake killed three people and trapped at several others Monday in a collapsed building...

In Venezuela, women sell hair as another way to get by

Published Apr. 23 2019

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Valery Díaz covered her eyes and held her breath before looking in a hair salon mirror...

Sri Lanka military given special powers following deadly bombings

Published Apr. 23 2019

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s president gave the military sweeping police powers starting today in the wake of...

Bahrain king reinstates citizenship of 551 amid mass trials

Published Apr. 22 2019

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain’s king on Sunday reinstated the citizenship of 551 people convicted and stripped of...

Pope denounces ‘cruel violence’ of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Published Apr. 22 2019

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis denounced the “cruel violence” of the Easter Sunday slaughter of Christians and foreigners in...

Sri Lanka blocks social media after deadly attacks

Published Apr. 22 2019

Sri Lankan authorities have blocked most social media services in the country following the Easter Sunday attacks that killed more...

Easter Sunday blasts kill more than 200 in Sri Lanka

Published Apr. 22 2019

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — More than 200 people were killed and hundreds more wounded in nine bomb blasts that...

Afghan official: Blast rocks country’s capital, kills 7

Published Apr. 21 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide blast rocked Afghanistan’s capital Saturday during a gun battle with security forces, officials said,...

Ex-Marine arrested in North Korea embassy attack in Madrid

Published Apr. 21 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man suspected of involvement in a mysterious dissident group’s February raid on North Korea’s Embassy in...

New attack on Ebola center in Congo; 1 militia member killed

Published Apr. 21 2019

BUTEMBO, Congo (AP) — Militia members attacked an Ebola treatment center hours after another attack killed a staffer with the...

Yellow vest anger burns in France, fueled by Notre Dame fire

Published Apr. 21 2019

PARIS (AP) — French yellow vest protesters set fires Saturday along a march through Paris to drive home their message...