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Bill Maher calls movement to boycott Israel 'a 2019-08-17 10:29:48Comedian and HBO host Bill Maher spoke out Friday against the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel, calling it "a bulls---

House speaker as US emissary: Pelosi emerges as 2019-08-17 09:13:28WASHINGTON (AP) - There's an American leader whose words resonate on the global stage. Who draws attention in foreign capitals. Who carries a message

Judge blasts Georgia officials' handling of election system 2019-08-17 08:25:52ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia election officials have for years ignored, downplayed and failed to address serious problems with the state's election managem

Iranian tanker to leave Gibraltar soon despite US 2019-08-17 08:08:35GIBRALTAR (AP) - The shipping agent for an Iranian supertanker caught in a diplomatic standoff says the vessel is ready to depart Gibraltar on Sunday

Sudanese protesters sign final power-sharing deal with army 2019-08-17 04:49:52CAIRO (AP) - Sudan's pro-democracy movement signed a final power-sharing agreement with the ruling military council on Saturday at a ceremony in the

Indian authorities begin easing clampdown in Kashmir 2019-08-17 01:34:02NEW DELHI (AP) - Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir began restoring landline phone services on Saturday after a nearly two-week security crack

Lawmakers urge restrictions on Postal Service consolidations 2019-08-16 23:52:47TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Members of the state's congressional delegation are citing deficiencies in mail service to southern Arizona as they ask that the

Justice Department issues warrant for Iranian tanker seizure 2019-08-16 22:30:34A U.S. court has issued a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker at the center of a fierce international dispute, the Justice Department sai

Trump meets with national security team on Afghanistan 2019-08-16 19:10:29BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other members of the national security team briefed President Donald Trump on Friday

The Latest: US unveils seizure warrant for Iranian 2019-08-16 18:40:25MADRID (AP) - The latest on Iranian supertanker at center of Persian Gulf tensions (all times local): 12:35 a.m. The U.S. government says it has a war

Country's largest tribal nation seeks congressional delegate 2019-08-16 17:46:44OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The newly elected chief of the Oklahoma-based Cherokee Nation plans to appoint the tribe's first-ever delegate to the U.S. House

AP Interview: Pelosi assails 'weakness' of Trump, Netanyahu 2019-08-16 16:56:43WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday the U.S.-Israel relationship can withstand the "weakness" of President Donald Trump and Pri

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Dozens dead or hurt in Afghanistan wedding hall New! 2019-08-17 17:16:30A suicide-bomb blast ripped through a wedding party Saturday night in Afghanistan's capital and dozens of people were killed or wounded, a government

Heavy downpours wreak havoc in Istanbul and flood 2019-08-17 15:28:32Strong rains in Istanbul on Saturday flooded several neighborhoods, as well as the Grand Bazaar, while officials said one person was found dead in the

Who Framed Roger Rabbit animator Richard Williams dead 2019-08-17 12:38:57Richard Williams, a Canadian-British animator whose work on the bouncing cartoon bunny in Who Framed Roger Rabbit helped blur the boundaries betw

Baby dugong that captured hearts dies in Thailand 2019-08-17 12:33:28An eight-month-old dugong nurtured by marine experts after it was found lost near a beach in southern Thailand has died of what biologists believe was

'The revolution has achieved its goals': Sudanese protesters 2019-08-17 08:36:31Sudan's pro-democracy movement signed a final power-sharing agreement with the ruling military council on Saturday at a ceremony in the capital, Khar

Indian authorities begin easing clampdown in Kashmir 2019-08-17 07:42:00Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir began restoring landline phone services on Saturday after a nearly two-week security crackdown and news bla

Hong Kong teachers march to 'protect our students' 2019-08-17 05:44:05Pro-democracy protesters marched on one side of Hong Kong's famous harbour on Saturday to demand the government heed their demands. Across the water,

'She's a phenomenon': Climate activist Greta Thunberg sailing 2019-08-17 04:00:00Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg is both humble and keenly aware of the powerful pulpit she occupies, but the 16-year-old from Sweden could run

Ebola spread to new Congo area reflects flawed 2019-08-16 16:51:21A woman and her child were confirmed to be the first two Ebola cases in Congo's South Kivu province, health ministry says.

Medical examiner rules Epstein's prison death a suicide 2019-08-16 16:42:17The New York City medical examiner ruled Jeffrey Epstein's death a suicide on Friday, confirming after nearly a week of speculation that the financie

Some migrants can be refused asylum at parts 2019-08-16 15:37:11A federal appeals court's ruling Friday will allow the Trump administration to begin rejecting asylum at some parts of the U.S.-Mexico border for mig

Mulan star Liu Yifei sparks boycott calls amid 2019-08-16 14:49:21The star of Disney's upcoming Mulan has become the latest entertainer to wade into the ongoing pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, drawing prai

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Hong Kong protesters took their organizing principle from 2019-08-16 21:37:38Hong Kong protests have led to some clashes with civilians and suspected spies as well as police. Some protesters are rethinking their tactics.

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un expresses 'great 2019-08-16 20:35:34Kim praised his military's "mysterious and amazing success rates" in weapons testing and vowed to build "capabilities no one dare provoke."

Israel reverses again, but Rep. Tlaib refuses invitation 2019-08-16 20:11:11Israel barred Tlaib and another congresswoman from visiting Jerusalem and the West Bank over their support for the international boycott movement, but

Hundreds defy restrictions and join protests in Kashmir 2019-08-16 19:29:53Hundreds of people protested an unprecedented security crackdown and clashed with police Friday in Indian-controlled Kashmir.

U.S. tells Congress of plans to sell F-16 2019-08-16 17:31:34The Trump administration informs Congress it plans to sell F-16 fighters worth $8 billion to Taiwan. China fiercely opposes all arms sales to Taiwan.

What if China sends paramilitary forces to crush 2019-08-16 15:41:53Could Hong Kong face its own Tiananmen Square-type moment if China sends in forces to end protests?

Q&A: A health official says Ebola has been 2019-08-16 15:37:21Reports that Ebola has been "cured" are greatly exaggerated. Here's what new drugs can do for those sickened in the latest outbreak -- and what the

Tribunal de apelaciones de EE.UU dictaminará sobre la 2019-08-16 09:28:00Un panel de tres jueces de la corte federal de apelaciones expresó escepticismo hacia una orden judicial dictada el año pasado por un ju

Newsletter: Today: When a home means abandoning your 2019-08-16 08:00:44A special housing initiative gave the residents of a Los Angeles homeless encampment the chance to move into apartments.

Getting killed by police is a leading cause 2019-08-16 08:00:43About 1 in 1,000 black men and boys in America can expect to die at the hands of police. That risk is 2.5 times higher than for white men, new researc

Coyotes earn a living smuggling migrants to the 2019-08-16 07:00:59It's tough going for people smugglers, known as coyotes, as Mexico's crackdown on Central American migration puts a crimp on business. One Guatemala

Op-Ed: Should you be worried about Ebola? It 2019-08-16 06:00:48People who contract Ebola are three to four times less likely to die from it if they are treated in a high-income country such as the United States ra

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UK faces food, fuel and drugs shortages in New! 2019-08-17 19:19:33Britain will face shortages of fuel, food and medicine if it leaves the European Union without a transition deal, jamming ports and requiring a hard b

Eastern Libyan forces damaged civilian airport in western New! 2019-08-17 18:25:37Eastern Libyan forces have seriously damaged with air strikes a civilian airport in western Libya lacking any military use, the United Nations said on

UK parliament cannot stop Brexit, Johnson to tell New! 2019-08-17 18:16:07Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the Westminster parliament cannot sto

Wildfire prompts evacuations in Canary Islands New! 2019-08-17 17:57:53A wildfire in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of a small town in Gran Canaria island on Saturday, and officials said the blaze had a "great

'May God ruin Trump', Tlaib's grandmother says New! 2019-08-17 17:09:27Sitting under an olive tree in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Muftia Tlaib scoffs at the attention she has recently received from the president of th

Taliban say killing of leader's brother will not New! 2019-08-17 17:07:15Afghan Taliban officials said on Saturday the killing of the brother of their leader in a bomb attack would not derail talks with the United States ai

Blast at wedding in Afghan capital wounds at New! 2019-08-17 16:04:46A bomb exploded at a wedding reception in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday night, wounding at least 20 people, officials and emergency services sa

Trump discusses China's 'wrongful detention' of Canadian citizens 2019-08-17 15:40:36U.S. President Donald Trump spoke to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday and discussed "the wrongful detention" of two Canadian citizen

Russian opposition activists picket for free elections 2019-08-17 15:20:33Russian opposition activists staged a string of pickets in central Moscow on Saturday to call for free elections and for charges against protesters de

Civilian death toll mounts as Syrian offensive widens 2019-08-17 14:56:38Air strikes have killed more than two dozen civilians in northwestern Syria in the last two days in an escalation of a Russian-backed offensive agains

Hong Kongers rally against government under stormy skies 2019-08-17 14:42:12Thousands of school teachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and brac

Several injured in Kashmir in clashes with Indian 2019-08-17 14:40:52Indian security forces injured at least six people on Saturday in Srinagar, the main city in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir, as several protest

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Hong Kong protests turn chaotic but avoid violence 2019-08-17 13:01:31 Protests turned chaotic Saturday but ultimately ended without violence, as Hong Kong's long summer of discontent continued to simmer for an 11th str

North Korea's leader inspects test-firing of new weapon 2019-08-17 12:39:07 North Korean leader Kim Jung Un inspected the country's sixth missile test of a new weapon in less than a month, Korean Central New Agency reported

Tokyo Star hotel fire in Ukraine kills 9, 2019-08-17 10:21:10 A fire broke out Saturday at the Tokyo Star hotel in Ukraine killing nine people and injuring 10, according to National Police.

U.S. has order to seize Iranian oil tanker 2019-08-16 19:54:33 The United States revealed a seizure warrant and forfeiture complaint Friday against the Iranian oil tanker Grace 1 for allegedly trying to "unlawfu

Bugatti reveals $10M Centodieci supercar with top speed 2019-08-16 17:34:28 Bugatti unveiled a new $10 million Centodieci supercar Friday that's capable of going from 0 to 62 mph in 2.4 seconds.

Rashida Tlaib's West Bank family: Ban shows reality 2019-08-16 13:06:33 U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib's family in a West Bank village told UPI on Friday they can't bear to tell her 90-year-old grandmother that the congresswom

British military ranks decline for 9th straight year, 2019-08-16 12:43:13 The size of Britain's armed forces declined in 2019, for the ninth year in a row, new government figures show.

IOM study: More than 500 migrants dead in 2019-08-16 12:06:21 More than 500 migrants have died so far this year in the Americas -- nearly half of whom in their attempt to enter the United States, the United Nati

Attacker 'neutralized' by off-duty officer after ramming 2 2019-08-16 11:38:29 Israeli police shot and killed a man they labeled a terrorist after he rammed his vehicle into a bus stop in the West Bank Friday, injuring two peopl

British authorities arrest 10 after officer killed 2019-08-16 09:56:30 British authorities arrested 10 people, including a 13-year-old boy, in Berkshire after a police officer was killed while investigating a burglary la

Report: North Korea uranium plant may be sending 2019-08-16 09:42:12 A North Korean plant could be sending toxic waste into the Yellow Sea on the western coast of the Korean Peninsula through an adjoining river.

Rep. Rashida Tlaib won't visit Israel, West Bank 2019-08-16 07:27:25 Rep. Rashida Tlaib said Friday she would not travel to Israel to visit relatives on the West Bank after Israeli officials banned her, then gave her r

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Reluctant Salvini allows minors to leave Open Arms 2019-08-17 11:56:59Italy’s far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Saturday reluctantly authorised 27 migrant children rescued at sea to disembark from a cha

Khartoum crowds celebrate Sudan's transition to civilian rule 2019-08-17 11:15:01Rapturous crowds filled the streets of Khartoum Saturday as Sudan’s generals and protest leaders signed a historic deal paving the way to civili

UN convenes CITES summit to tackle threat of 2019-08-17 07:55:49Envoys gathered in Geneva Saturday for a meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES). A UN report released in May w

Hong Kong teachers join students to launch fresh 2019-08-17 05:35:03Several thousand Hong Kong school teachers and supporters braved thunderstorms on Saturday to start a weekend of anti-government protests, despite fea

'One birthday, one tree' campaign brings together Conakry 2019-08-17 05:20:59

Iranian tanker in limbo off Gibraltar as US 2019-08-17 04:13:30The US Justice Department issued a warrant Friday for the seizure of the Iranian oil supertanker Grace 1, one day after a Gibraltar judge allowed the

'Easy Rider' star and counterculture icon Peter Fonda 2019-08-17 03:41:11Actor Peter Fonda, the son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right after both writing and starring in the counter-culture class

Medical examiner confirms Epstein death was suicide by 2019-08-16 17:00:59Jeffrey Epstein’s prison death has been confirmed a suicide by hanging, the medical examiner’s office said Friday.

Concerns mount for abducted Libyan lawmaker, Amnesty says 2019-08-16 13:44:07Amnesty International voiced growing concern Friday for the safety of a Libyan lawmaker after her “horrific” night-time abduction in the c

Pacific summit ends in tears as Australia dismays 2019-08-16 11:07:56A Pacific summit has descended into tears, recriminations and shouting between pro-coal Australia and low-lying island nations facing an existential t

Police, protesters clash in Zimbabwe capital after ban 2019-08-16 06:21:09Zimbabwe's police patrolled the streets of the capital, Harare, Friday morning while many residents stayed home and shops were shut fearing violence

Norway to halt €30 million Amazon subsidy, saying 2019-08-16 04:55:51Norway said Thursday it would halt Amazon protection subsidies worth 30 million euros ($33 million) to Brazil, which it accused of turning its back on

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Spirit of the Rose: Pink diamond cut in New! 2019-08-18 04:20:32 An oval, 14.83-carat pink gem cut in Moscow has been valued by the Gemological Institute of America at a minimum of $60 million (€54 million), o

29 injured after bus carrying Chinese tourists crashes New! 2019-08-18 04:15:00 A bus carrying Chinese tourists hit a lamppost on a busy Moscow thoroughfare on Sunday, injuring nearly 30 people. The accident has been blamed on th

UFC 241: Conor McGregor can wait, the world New! 2019-08-18 04:07:00 A Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz trilogy fight has been high up on many fans' MMA wish lists for a while but, after Diaz returned with a win at UFC 241

‘My son was in no rush’: Woman miraculously New! 2019-08-18 03:29:20 A woman from Kazakhstan has given birth to two children, two-and-a-half months apart, due to her body’s unique features. Medics say it’s

WATCH demolition of last cooling towers at England’s New! 2019-08-18 03:11:35 Didcot A Power Station’s remaining cooling towers have been demolished, three years after a deadly accident at the plant. Footage of the demoli

Hard Brexit will hit UK with food, fuel New! 2019-08-18 02:54:00 The UK could face a shortage of fresh food, fuel and medicine in the event of a no-deal Brexit, as bringing critical supplies into the country will b

UFC 241: Nate Diaz calls out Jorge Masvidal New! 2019-08-18 02:19:00 Californian UFC star Nate Diaz made a winning return to the octagon after three years away as he defeated former lightweight champ Anthony Pettis, th

UFC 241: Stipe Miocic stops Daniel Cormier to New! 2019-08-18 01:30:00 Stipe Miocic stunned Daniel Cormer in their main event rematch at UFC 241 to recapture the UFC heavyweight title after a punishing encounter in Anahe

Shallow 5.0 magnitude earthquake strikes Taiwan New! 2019-08-18 00:50:00 A 5.0-magnitude earthquake has jolted Taiwan some 31km (19 miles) southwest of Hualien, at a shallow depth of 10km, the US Geological Survey has repo

13 arrested, 6 injured after Portland protests descend New! 2019-08-17 22:59:00 Police have arrested 13 people on a range of charges, including disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and unlawful use of a weapon, after right-wing d

Epstein’s lawyers unsatisfied with suicide ruling, promise own New! 2019-08-17 19:43:33 The legal team of Jeffrey Epstein said they disagree with the medical examiner’s ruling that their client hanged himself. Promising their own i

‘We are moving into a new, controlled society New! 2019-08-17 19:12:01 Modern censorship is more dangerous than open totalitarianism, it being concealed and incorporated in our daily routine, says Slovenian philosopher S

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Eight killed, 10 injured in Ukraine hotel fire: 2019-08-17 04:30:25

Hong Kong tense as weekend of protests begins 2019-08-17 02:41:45

China flexes muscle near Hong Kong amid more 2019-08-17 00:43:53Members of China's paramilitary People's Armed Police marched and practised crowd control tactics at a sports complex in Shenzhen across from Hong K

North Korea's Kim supervised 'new weapon' test again: 2019-08-16 23:25:57Friday's launch was the North's sixth test in recent weeks as it protests the annual US-South Korea military exercises which Pyongyang considers reh

Trump meets top advisers to discuss progress of 2019-08-16 23:17:03

In U-turn, Israel says barred US Dem can 2019-08-16 21:51:46Israel said Tlaib could visit on humanitarian grounds.But then the interior ministry released a letter 'signed' by Tlaib in which she vowed not to a

Court dashes 9-yr-old girl's quest to sing with 2019-08-16 21:45:44

Trump OKs $8bn F-16 sale to Taiwan 2019-08-16 21:32:07

Brother of Afghan Taliban chief killed in Pak 2019-08-16 21:23:35Police said more than 20 people were wounded and the death toll could rise.The imam of the mosque near Quetta, was among those killed.

Iranian tanker moving, but still anchored in Gibraltar: 2019-08-16 11:37:18

Imran discusses Kashmir with Trump over phone 2019-08-16 10:56:39

Mosque bombing in southwest Pakistan kills 5 2019-08-16 07:22:31A powerful bomb ripped through a mosque during Friday prayers in Pakistan's Balochistan province, killing at least five persons and injuring 15 other

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Protesters in Sudan sign final power sharing deal 2019-08-17 10:47:14The signing capped weeks of tortuous negotiations between the military and protest leaders.

Rashida Tlaib’s grandmother on Donald Trump: ‘May God 2019-08-17 10:24:44Rashida Tlaib's grandmother Mufta said this while sitting under an olive tree in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.

Hong Kong divided as protesters rally for democracy, 2019-08-17 09:56:07The dueling demonstrations highlighted the political divide in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory.

Indian authorities begin easing restrictions in Kashmir 2019-08-17 07:34:01Police said restrictions on the movement of people were relaxed in several parts of the region.

Dramatic influx of asylum seekers in Cyprus creating 2019-08-17 07:00:21The country's reception centres are filling up, leaving an increasing number of asylum seekers on the street. And the issue is only getting worse.

El Salvador’s murder rate falls to half of 2019-08-17 00:25:06El Salvador has reported a lower murder rate as 72 members of Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) were sentenced to prison terms of 260 years.

Denali National Park mudslides strand 300 tourists amid 2019-08-17 00:03:59The Denali National Park mudslides caused excess water from a culvert to damage a road.

Head of America’s largest organic food fraud scheme 2019-08-16 23:50:25Between 2010 and 2017, consumers nationwide were fooled into paying extra to buy products ranging from eggs to steak that they believed were better fo

U.S. court sets back Trump’s ban on U.S.-Mexico 2019-08-16 23:25:17The decision means that Trump's efforts to bar all asylum applications at the U.S.-Mexico border could still apply in Texas and New Mexico.

El Paso funeral: 700 wait in the Texas 2019-08-16 22:49:24The El Paso shooting claimed the life of Margie Reckard, wife of Antonio Basco, who had no other family.

Captain of Iranian supertanker no longer wants the 2019-08-16 13:41:18In early July, Tehran seized the British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero in apparent retaliation for the detention of the Grace 1.

Rogue crocodile spotted swimming near children in Ohio 2019-08-16 13:17:58Adult chaperones were shocked to see the croc in Ohio, a state where the reptiles don't normally live.


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