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US urges world powers to reject Iran’s ‘nuclear extortion’

Published Jul. 11 2019

VIENNA (AP) — The United States admonished world powers seeking to preserve a deal with Iran on its atomic program...

All-Afghan conference brings country closer to peace

Published Jul. 10 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — All-Afghan talks that brought together Afghanistan’s warring sides ended Tuesday with a statement that appeared to...

Saudi princess tried in absentia for alleged Paris beating

Published Jul. 10 2019

PARIS (AP) — The only daughter of Saudi Arabia’s King Salman was put on trial in absentia Tuesday in Paris...

UK Tory contenders trade blows; Labour backs new Brexit vote

Published Jul. 10 2019

LONDON (AP) — The two men vying to be Britain’s next leader traded verbal blows in a televised debate Tuesday...

Canada announces new protections for rare right whales

Published Jul. 10 2019

The Canadian government is announcing new protections for endangered North Atlantic right whales following a string of deaths and entanglements...

Caught between US and Iran, Europe struggles with diplomacy

Published Jul. 10 2019

BERLIN (AP) — France on Tuesday sent a top diplomat to Tehran to urge Iran to scale back its recently...

Amid fuel shortage, Venezuelan farmers worry about crops

Published Jul. 10 2019

LA GRITA, Venezuela (AP) — Growing potatoes and carrots high in the wind-swept mountains of western Venezuela had always proven...

UAE draws down troops in Yemen in ‘strategic redeployment’

Published Jul. 9 2019

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates has drawn down its troop levels in Yemen but remains...

International court convicts Congo rebel leader known as ‘Terminator’

Published Jul. 9 2019

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The International Criminal Court on Monday convicted a notorious rebel commander known as “The Terminator”...

UN: Suspected cholera cases in Yemen surge to 460,000

Published Jul. 9 2019

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — War-battered Yemen has been hit with more than 460,000 suspected cholera cases so far this year...

EU, Cyprus condemn Turkey’s 2nd offshore gas drilling bid

Published Jul. 9 2019

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The European Union on Monday backed Cyprus in condemning a second effort by Turkey to drill...

Mexican president gets little backlash for migrant crackdown

Published Jul. 9 2019

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican police, soldiers and National Guard are raiding hotels, buses and trains to round up migrants,...

Christian family details crackdown on church in China

Published Jul. 9 2019

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The Sunday service this week at an unassuming church in Taiwan was especially moving for one...

Fear, glory for Spain's mounted bullfighters

Published Jul. 9 2019

NOAIN, Spain (AP) — Of all the traditions surrounding the world of bullfighting, the "rejoneo" — mounted bullfighting — is...

Investigators recover helicopter that crashed in Bahamas

Published Jul. 8 2019

HAVANA (AP) — Accident investigators in the Bahamas said they have recovered the helicopter that crashed after taking off July...

Malta OKs transfer of 65 migrants from German ship to port

Published Jul. 8 2019

ROME (AP) — Malta's government has agreed to help 65 rescued migrants by transferring them from a German-operated rescue boat...

Greek Prime Minister Tsipras concedes defeat in election

Published Jul. 8 2019

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras conceded defeat Sunday after a partial vote count showed Greece's opposition...

Tens of thousands in Hong Kong take message to mainlanders

Published Jul. 8 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — Tens of thousands of people, many wearing black shirts and some carrying British colonial-era flags, marched...

Afghan officials: Car bomb kills 12, wounds scores

Published Jul. 8 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban carried out a devastating suicide car bombing in central Afghanistan Sunday that killed 12...

Iran steps further from nuke deal, adding pressure on Europe

Published Jul. 8 2019

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran increased its uranium enrichment Sunday beyond the limit allowed by its 2015 nuclear deal with...

3 runners gored racing with bulls at Pamplona’s festival

Published Jul. 8 2019

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Five people were hospitalized after the opening bull run of this year’s San Fermin festival in...

US envoy hails latest talks with Taliban as the best ever

Published Jul. 7 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. peace envoy to Afghanistan said Saturday that for the first time he can report...

North Korea says released Australian student was spying

Published Jul. 7 2019

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Saturday an Australian student who it detained for a week had spread...