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  • Japan's Abe: US auto tariffs will cost US jobs, harm economy

    Japan's Abe: US auto tariffs will cost US jobs, harm economy

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-07-20 14:16:34 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:46:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers a speech during a press conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo Friday, July 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers a speech during a press conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo Friday, July 20, 2018.
    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has warned the U.S that higher tariff on auto imports would backfire and harm not only America's jobs and economy but also devastate the global economy.
    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has warned the U.S that higher tariff on auto imports would backfire and harm not only America's jobs and economy but also devastate the global economy.
  • 3 Hamas fighters killed by Israeli fire in Gaza

    3 Hamas fighters killed by Israeli fire in Gaza

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:37:47 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:46:45 GMT
    The Palestinian Health Ministry says three people were killed by Israeli fire in Gaza.
    The Palestinian Health Ministry says three people were killed by Israeli fire in Gaza.
  • UK PM May and her Brexit vision get little sympathy from EU

    UK PM May and her Brexit vision get little sympathy from EU

    Friday, July 20 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 10:31:57 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:46:39 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is in Northern Ireland promoting her latest Brexit plan.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is in Northern Ireland promoting her latest Brexit plan.
  • Revelations of US cardinal sex abuse force pope's hand

    Revelations of US cardinal sex abuse force pope's hand

    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:46:28 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:46:29 GMT
    (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2015 file photo, Pope Francis reaches out to hug Cardinal Archbishop emeritus Theodore McCarrick after the Midday Prayer of the Divine with more than 300 U.S. Bishops at...(Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2015 file photo, Pope Francis reaches out to hug Cardinal Archbishop emeritus Theodore McCarrick after the Midday Prayer of the Divine with more than 300 U.S. Bishops at...
    Revelations that the most respected U.S. cardinal repeatedly sexually abused both boys and adult seminarians has raised questions about who in the Catholic Church hierarchy knew, and what Pope Francis is going to...
    Revelations that the most respected U.S. cardinal repeatedly sexually abused both boys and adult seminarians has raised questions about who in the Catholic Church hierarchy knew, and what Pope Francis is going to do about it.
  • Russian space agency confirms security agency search

    Russian space agency confirms security agency search

    Friday, July 20 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:42:18 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:46:18 GMT
    Russia's space agency is confirming that federal security agents have searched two of its daughter operations, following a report that their workers were suspected of treason for cooperating with the West.
    Russia's space agency is confirming that federal security agents have searched two of its daughter operations, following a report that their workers were suspected of treason for cooperating with the West.
  • EU ruling against Google opens 'opportunity,' rival says

    EU ruling against Google opens 'opportunity,' rival says

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:20:34 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:44:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a press conference on a Competition Case involving Google Android at the European Commission building, in Brussels on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. he European Union's antitrust chief has...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a press conference on a Competition Case involving Google Android at the European Commission building, in Brussels on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. he European Union's antitrust chief has...
    European regulators' latest swipe at the dominance of U.S. tech giant Google could open new opportunities for rivals in search and web browsers _ that is, if handset manufacturers decide to make the most of the...
    European regulators' latest swipe at the dominance of U.S. tech giant Google could open new opportunities for rivals in search and web browsers _ that is, if handset manufacturers decide to make the most of the opening.
  • Suspect confesses in killing of Olympic figure skater

    Suspect confesses in killing of Olympic figure skater

    Friday, July 20 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-07-20 07:16:14 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:44:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2017 file photo, Denis Ten, of Kazakhstan, skates his free program at the Rostelekom Cup ISU Grand Prix figure skating event in Moscow, Russia. Prosecutors in Kazakhstan said Thursday, July 19, ...(AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev, File). FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2017 file photo, Denis Ten, of Kazakhstan, skates his free program at the Rostelekom Cup ISU Grand Prix figure skating event in Moscow, Russia. Prosecutors in Kazakhstan said Thursday, July 19, ...
    Kazakh media says authorities detained one suspect in the killing of Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten and are searching for another.
    Kazakh media says authorities detained one suspect in the killing of Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten and are searching for another.
  • US and South Korea brief UN on Trump-Kim Jong Un summit

    US and South Korea brief UN on Trump-Kim Jong Un summit

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-07-20 14:56:35 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:43 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:43:26 GMT
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and South Korea's foreign minister are briefing the U.N. Security Council on President Donald Trump's historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Seoul's dialogue with...
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and South Korea's foreign minister are briefing the U.N. Security Council on President Donald Trump's historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Seoul's dialogue with Pyongyang.
  • Trump heightens tariff threat in trade war with China

    Trump heightens tariff threat in trade war with China

    Friday, July 20 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-07-20 11:06:19 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:43 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:43:22 GMT
    Trump indicates willingness to hit all Chinese imports with tariffs, sending markets sharply lower.
    Trump indicates willingness to hit all Chinese imports with tariffs, sending markets sharply lower.
  • Singapore: Hack of 1.5M patients' records targeted PM Lee

    Singapore: Hack of 1.5M patients' records targeted PM Lee

    Friday, July 20 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:06:23 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:42:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2018, file photo, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaks during a press conference to mark the end of the 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore. A cyberattack on Singapore’s public health sys...(AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2018, file photo, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaks during a press conference to mark the end of the 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore. A cyberattack on Singapore’s public health sys...
    A cyberattack on Singapore's public health system breached records on 1.5 million people and targeted the prime minister, a two-time cancer survivor.
    A cyberattack on Singapore's public health system breached records on 1.5 million people and targeted the prime minister, a two-time cancer survivor.
  • German police: 9 injured in bus attack, suspect arrested

    German police: 9 injured in bus attack, suspect arrested

    Friday, July 20 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-07-20 13:56:42 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:41:54 GMT
    German police say several people have been injured in an attack in the northern city of Luebeck and a suspect has been arrested.
    German police say several people have been injured in an attack in the northern city of Luebeck and a suspect has been arrested.
  • Macron's security aide, filmed beating activist, detained

    Macron's security aide, filmed beating activist, detained

    Friday, July 20 2018 5:16 AM EDT2018-07-20 09:16:18 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:41:46 GMT
    A top security aide for President Emmanuel Macron caught on camera beating a protester has been detained and is being question for possible charges.
    A top security aide for President Emmanuel Macron caught on camera beating a protester has been detained and is being question for possible charges.
  • Immigrant parents have trouble reaching separated children

    Immigrant parents have trouble reaching separated children

    Friday, July 20 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:13:52 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:41:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Manuel Marcelino Tzah, left, and his daughter Manuela Adriana, 11, sit inside their apartment during an interview hours after her release from immigrant detention, Wednesday July 18, 2018, in Brooklyn borough of New York. Th...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Manuel Marcelino Tzah, left, and his daughter Manuela Adriana, 11, sit inside their apartment during an interview hours after her release from immigrant detention, Wednesday July 18, 2018, in Brooklyn borough of New York. Th...
    Immigrant parents who were separated from their children under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy for illegal border crossings are struggling to communicate in the age of instant, international social...
    Immigrant parents who were separated from their children under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy for illegal border crossings are struggling to communicate in the age of instant, international social media.
  • Thailand seeks control over movies about cave ordeal

    Thailand seeks control over movies about cave ordeal

    Friday, July 20 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:01:55 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:36:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Soccer coach Ekkapol Janthawong, center, and members of the rescued soccer team attend a Buddhist ceremony that is believed to extend the lives of its attendees as well as ridding them of dangers and misfortunes in Mae Sai dis...(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Soccer coach Ekkapol Janthawong, center, and members of the rescued soccer team attend a Buddhist ceremony that is believed to extend the lives of its attendees as well as ridding them of dangers and misfortunes in Mae Sai dis...
    Thailand's military government says it wants to have control over how movies portray the ordeal and heroic rescue this month of young soccer players that drew worldwide interest and the attention of foreign...
    Thailand's military government says it wants to have control over how movies portray the ordeal and heroic rescue this month of young soccer players that drew worldwide interest and the attention of foreign filmmakers.
  • Poland's parliament OKs tighter grip on judicial branch

    Poland's parliament OKs tighter grip on judicial branch

    Friday, July 20 2018 6:26 AM EDT2018-07-20 10:26:17 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:31:38 GMT
    Poland's President Andrzej Duda is taking steps to trigger Nov. 10-11 referendum that will ask the Poles whether and what kind of changes they want made to the current constitution, which the ruling party describes...
    Poland's President Andrzej Duda is taking steps to trigger Nov. 10-11 referendum that will ask the Poles whether and what kind of changes they want made to the current constitution, which the ruling party describes as deficient.
  • North Korea puts reunion of war-separated families in doubt

    North Korea puts reunion of war-separated families in doubt

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:25 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:25:53 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:27:31 GMT
    North Korea puts reunion of war separated families in doubt.
    North Korea puts reunion of war separated families in doubt.
  • Putin, Trump talked about a referendum for eastern Ukraine

    Putin, Trump talked about a referendum for eastern Ukraine

    Friday, July 20 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:01:18 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:27:16 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successful" and i...(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successful" and i...
    Russia's ambassador to the U.S. says Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump should continue to have direct contact after their summit this week, despite U.S. concern about what they decided behind closed doors.
    Russia's ambassador to the U.S. says Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump should continue to have direct contact after their summit this week, despite U.S. concern about what they decided behind closed doors.
  • EU nations help Sweden as wildfires rage above Arctic Circle

    EU nations help Sweden as wildfires rage above Arctic Circle

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-07-20 14:17:03 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:27:15 GMT
    (Maja Suslin / TT via AP). An aircraft helps to stop the advancing wildfire near to homes, outside Ljusdal, Sweden, Tuesday July 17,  2018. This is one of about 80 wildfires reported in Sweden, due to the dry weather.(Maja Suslin / TT via AP). An aircraft helps to stop the advancing wildfire near to homes, outside Ljusdal, Sweden, Tuesday July 17, 2018. This is one of about 80 wildfires reported in Sweden, due to the dry weather.
    Swedish prime minister says the government is ready to take all necessary means to put out the dozens of raging wildfires across with international help from several European nations in what are described as...
    Swedish prime minister says the government is ready to take all necessary means to put out the dozens of raging wildfires across with international help from several European nations in what are described as Sweden's most serious wildfires in decades.
  • Merkel: German govt is solid despite fight over migration

    Merkel: German govt is solid despite fight over migration

    Friday, July 20 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:41:11 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:27:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on prior to the weekly cabinet meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, July 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on prior to the weekly cabinet meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to face questions at her annual summer news conference over the government's handling of the thorny issue of migration and Berlin's fraught relationship with the United States...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to face questions at her annual summer news conference over the government's handling of the thorny issue of migration and Berlin's fraught relationship with the United States under Trump.
  • Putin says Russia could bid to host another Olympics

    Putin says Russia could bid to host another Olympics

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:37:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:19:13 GMT
    After hosting the World Cup, Russian President Vladimir Putin says the country could bid for a future Summer Olympics.
    After hosting the World Cup, Russian President Vladimir Putin says the country could bid for a future Summer Olympics.
  • Putin vows to hear 'all opinions' in pension controversy

    Putin vows to hear 'all opinions' in pension controversy

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 14:46:38 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:19:38 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin gestures during a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successfu...(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin gestures during a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successfu...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to trying to tamp down public distress over a proposal to raise the state retirement pension age, saying that he will listen to "all opinions" on the matter.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to trying to tamp down public distress over a proposal to raise the state retirement pension age, saying that he will listen to "all opinions" on the matter.
  • 10-year-old Somali girl dies after female genital mutilation

    10-year-old Somali girl dies after female genital mutilation

    Friday, July 20 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:31:31 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:19:11 GMT
    10-year-old Somali girl bleeds to death after female genital mutilation, activist says.
    10-year-old Somali girl bleeds to death after female genital mutilation, activist says.
  • Sexual harassment panel being set up at embattled UNAIDS

    Sexual harassment panel being set up at embattled UNAIDS

    Friday, July 20 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:01:27 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:17:09 GMT
    An independent panel of experts on sexual harassment is being set up at UNAIDS, the Geneva-based agency overseeing the fight against HIV/AIDS, after calls for the organization's head to resign over his handling of...
    An independent panel of experts on sexual harassment is being set up at UNAIDS, the Geneva-based agency overseeing the fight against HIV/AIDS, after calls for the organization's head to resign over his handling of harassment allegations.
  • Egypt, Sudan seek to bolster ties after yearslong tension

    Egypt, Sudan seek to bolster ties after yearslong tension

    Friday, July 20 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 13:46:50 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:55:25 GMT
    The leaders of Egypt and Sudan have agreed to mend their frayed ties following repeated failures to reach a deal over an upstream Nile dam being built by Ethiopia.
    The leaders of Egypt and Sudan have agreed to mend their frayed ties following repeated failures to reach a deal over an upstream Nile dam being built by Ethiopia.
  • Premature baby penguin recovers after parents broke her egg

    Premature baby penguin recovers after parents broke her egg

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:26:34 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:52:03 GMT
    (Zoological Society of London via AP). In this image made available Thursday July 19, 2018, London Zoo unveils a Humboldt penguin chick after they nursed it back to health after its parents accidentally stepped on its egg and broke it. The zoo says kee...(Zoological Society of London via AP). In this image made available Thursday July 19, 2018, London Zoo unveils a Humboldt penguin chick after they nursed it back to health after its parents accidentally stepped on its egg and broke it. The zoo says kee...
    London Zoo says a premature baby penguin has been nursed back to health after its parents accidentally stepped on its egg and broke it.
    London Zoo says a premature baby penguin has been nursed back to health after its parents accidentally stepped on its egg and broke it.
  • Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

    Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:50:28 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:51:32 GMT
    Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.
    Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.
  • Turkey, US officials hold talks on upcoming Iran sanctions

    Turkey, US officials hold talks on upcoming Iran sanctions

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:16:40 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-07-20 15:42:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, file). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, file photo, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence Marshall Billingslea testifies during a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on North...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, file). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, file photo, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence Marshall Billingslea testifies during a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on North...
    Turkey's foreign ministry says it is monitoring American sanctions on Iran, following a meeting with a United States delegation.
    Turkey's foreign ministry says it is monitoring American sanctions on Iran, following a meeting with a United States delegation.
  • UK space officials seek nifty name for Mars rover

    UK space officials seek nifty name for Mars rover

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-07-20 14:06:36 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-07-20 14:48:49 GMT
    U.K. space officials are looking for a catchy name for the ExoMars Rover now being developed.
    U.K. space officials are looking for a catchy name for the ExoMars Rover now being developed.
  • S. Korean ex-leader sentenced to 8 more years in prison

    S. Korean ex-leader sentenced to 8 more years in prison

    Friday, July 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:46:05 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-07-20 14:22:00 GMT
    A South Korean court has sentenced jailed former South Korean President Park Geun-hye to an additional eight years for abusing state funds and violating election laws.
    A South Korean court has sentenced jailed former South Korean President Park Geun-hye to an additional eight years for abusing state funds and violating election laws.
  • Pope removes Honduran bishop accused of sexual misdeeds

    Pope removes Honduran bishop accused of sexual misdeeds

    Friday, July 20 2018 6:26 AM EDT2018-07-20 10:26:27 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-07-20 14:07:22 GMT
    Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of a Honduran bishop accused of sexual misconduct, in a blow to Francis' top advisor who had been his boss.
    Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of a Honduran bishop accused of sexual misconduct, in a blow to Francis' top advisor who had been his boss.
  • Rebels start boarding buses to depart southwest Syria

    Rebels start boarding buses to depart southwest Syria

    Friday, July 20 2018 9:06 AM EDT2018-07-20 13:06:26 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-07-20 13:57:06 GMT
    Syrian state media says rebels in the country's southwest Quneitra province have started boarding buses to be transported to northwest Syria, after giving up their fight against government forces along the frontier...
    Syrian state media says rebels in the country's southwest Quneitra province have started boarding buses to be transported to northwest Syria, after giving up their fight against government forces along the frontier with Israel.
  • Germany formally closes Puigdemont extradition case

    Germany formally closes Puigdemont extradition case

    Friday, July 20 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 10:31:34 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-07-20 13:37:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file). FILE - In this May 15, 2018 file photo former Catalan leader, Carles Puigdemont, addresses the media during a news conference in Berlin, Germany. A Spanish Supreme Court judge has dropped his extradition requests for ...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file). FILE - In this May 15, 2018 file photo former Catalan leader, Carles Puigdemont, addresses the media during a news conference in Berlin, Germany. A Spanish Supreme Court judge has dropped his extradition requests for ...
    German prosecutors say they've received official notification that Spain has withdrawn the European arrest warrant for former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont.
    German prosecutors say they've received official notification that Spain has withdrawn the European arrest warrant for former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont.
  • The Latest: Merkel responds to Trump jab on Montenegro

    The Latest: Merkel responds to Trump jab on Montenegro

    Friday, July 20 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:46:12 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:58:31 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successful"...(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successful"...
    Russia's ambassador to the United States says that Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed a possible referendum in eastern Ukraine.
    Russia's ambassador to the United States says that Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed a possible referendum in eastern Ukraine.
  • Human Rights Watch urges Brazil to regulate pesticides more

    Human Rights Watch urges Brazil to regulate pesticides more

    Friday, July 20 2018 5:11 AM EDT2018-07-20 09:11:12 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:58:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Maurilio Cheli, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, workers on tractors harvest soybeans in Campo Novo do Parecis, in Mato Grosso state, Brazil. Human Rights Watch released a report on Friday, July 20, 2018 saying Brazil is one of...(AP Photo/Maurilio Cheli, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2009 file photo, workers on tractors harvest soybeans in Campo Novo do Parecis, in Mato Grosso state, Brazil. Human Rights Watch released a report on Friday, July 20, 2018 saying Brazil is one of...
    Human Rights Watch is urging the Brazilian government to establish buffer zones when pesticides are sprayed and to reduce the use of highly toxic products.
    Human Rights Watch is urging the Brazilian government to establish buffer zones when pesticides are sprayed and to reduce the use of highly toxic products.
  • Turmoil slows rebuilding of Puerto Rico's power grid

    Turmoil slows rebuilding of Puerto Rico's power grid

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:00:02 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:58:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE  - In this Sept. 20, 2017 file photo, electricity poles and lines lie toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico. Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroy...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017 file photo, electricity poles and lines lie toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico. Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroy...
    Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico's electric grid, the agency responsible for rebuilding it is in chaos and more than $1 billion in federal funds meant to strengthen the system before the next...
    Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico's electric grid, the agency responsible for rebuilding it is in chaos and more than $1 billion in federal funds meant to strengthen the system before the next hurricane is going unspent.
  • Merkel insists US ties key to Germany despite Trump tensions

    Merkel insists US ties key to Germany despite Trump tensions

    Friday, July 20 2018 6:06 AM EDT2018-07-20 10:06:25 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:48:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). German Chancellor Angela Merkel smiles at the beginning of her annual summer press conference at the Bundespressekonferenz in Berlin, Germany, Friday, July 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). German Chancellor Angela Merkel smiles at the beginning of her annual summer press conference at the Bundespressekonferenz in Berlin, Germany, Friday, July 20, 2018.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the trans-Atlantic relationship remains "central" to her government despite tensions with President Donald Trump.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the trans-Atlantic relationship remains "central" to her government despite tensions with President Donald Trump.
  • Hungry headache: German city seeks to evict big catfish

    Hungry headache: German city seeks to evict big catfish

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:28:43 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 8:23 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:23:42 GMT
    A German city is looking for a way to get rid of a giant catfish that is believed to have developed a taste for ducklings after eating all of its fellow fish in the municipal pond.
    A German city is looking for a way to get rid of a giant catfish that is believed to have developed a taste for ducklings after eating all of its fellow fish in the municipal pond.
  • Finnish brewery creates quirky beer for Trump-Putin summit

    Finnish brewery creates quirky beer for Trump-Putin summit

    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:31:20 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:17:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Samuli Huuhtanen, CEO of Finnish beer brewery Rock Paper Scissors displays a beer bottle labeled with cartoon caricatures depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S President Donald Trump, during an interview with t...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Samuli Huuhtanen, CEO of Finnish beer brewery Rock Paper Scissors displays a beer bottle labeled with cartoon caricatures depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S President Donald Trump, during an interview with t...
    Finnish brewery pays humorous tribute to U.S. Russian summit in Helsinki with a limited-edition beer, urges Trump, Putin to settle things "like adults".
    Finnish brewery pays humorous tribute to U.S. Russian summit in Helsinki with a limited-edition beer, urges Trump, Putin to settle things "like adults".
  • Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

    Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:20:33 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-07-20 10:34:08 GMT
    Israel's parliament approves controversial legislation defining the country as nation-state of Jewish people.
    Israel's parliament approves controversial legislation defining the country as nation-state of Jewish people.
  • Montenegro more puzzled than affronted by Trump's attention

    Montenegro more puzzled than affronted by Trump's attention

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:47:34 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 5:12 AM EDT2018-07-20 09:12:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Risto Bozovic). A man hits a heavy bag during training at a gym in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, July 19, 2018.   U.S. President Donald Trump  suggested Montenegro may start World War III, but the government on Thursday issued a s...(AP Photo/Risto Bozovic). A man hits a heavy bag during training at a gym in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, July 19, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump suggested Montenegro may start World War III, but the government on Thursday issued a s...
    Public officials in Montenegro didn't really know what to say when U.S. President Donald Trump suggested a country with fewer than 2,000 service members could set off World War III.
    Public officials in Montenegro didn't really know what to say when U.S. President Donald Trump suggested a country with fewer than 2,000 service members could set off World War III.
  • Did Trump and Putin agree to anything? Only they know

    Did Trump and Putin agree to anything? Only they know

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:35:23 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:51:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this July 16, 2018, photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shake hands at the beginning of a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland. Trump and Puti...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this July 16, 2018, photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shake hands at the beginning of a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland. Trump and Puti...
    Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin may have reached several historic agreements at their summit in Finland this week. Or they may not have.
    Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin may have reached several historic agreements at their summit in Finland this week. Or they may not have.
  • Cameroon military, separatists blamed for 'grave abuses'

    Cameroon military, separatists blamed for 'grave abuses'

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:46:07 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:19 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:19:17 GMT
    Cameroon military, separatists blamed for 'grave abuses' in new report on Anglophone crisis.
    Cameroon military, separatists blamed for 'grave abuses' in new report on Anglophone crisis.
  • Russian officials to meet suspected spy jailed in US

    Russian officials to meet suspected spy jailed in US

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:00 AM EDT2018-07-19 08:00:55 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:08 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:08:26 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this photo taken on Sunday, April 21, 2013, Maria Butina, leader of a pro-gun organization in Russia, speaks to a crowd during a rally in support of legalizing the possession of handguns in Moscow, Russia. Butina, a 29-year-old gun-right...(AP Photo). In this photo taken on Sunday, April 21, 2013, Maria Butina, leader of a pro-gun organization in Russia, speaks to a crowd during a rally in support of legalizing the possession of handguns in Moscow, Russia. Butina, a 29-year-old gun-right...
    Russian Embassy officials are to meet with a Siberian gun rights activist jailed in Washington on charges of spying on the United States.
    Russian Embassy officials are to meet with a Siberian gun rights activist jailed in Washington on charges of spying on the United States.
  • Video emerges of Macron bodyguard beating protester in Paris

    Video emerges of Macron bodyguard beating protester in Paris

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:01:59 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 4:08 AM EDT2018-07-20 08:08:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE - In this March 1, 2017 file picture centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron, center, flanked by his bodyguard, Alexandre Benalla, left, visits the Agriculture Fair in Paris, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Benal...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE - In this March 1, 2017 file picture centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron, center, flanked by his bodyguard, Alexandre Benalla, left, visits the Agriculture Fair in Paris, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Benal...
    A security aide to French President Emmanuel Macron has been seen in a video wearing a police helmet and beating up a student protester.
    A security aide to French President Emmanuel Macron has been seen in a video wearing a police helmet and beating up a student protester.
  • Inquest opens into British woman poisoned by nerve agent

    Inquest opens into British woman poisoned by nerve agent

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:21:15 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-07-20 07:19:06 GMT
    A coroner has opened an inquest into the poisoning death of a British woman who was exposed to the nerve agent Novichok.
    A coroner has opened an inquest into the poisoning death of a British woman who was exposed to the nerve agent Novichok.
  • After rescue, soccer boys pray for protection at Thai temple

    After rescue, soccer boys pray for protection at Thai temple

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:26 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:26:31 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-07-20 06:32:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Soccer coach Ekkapol Janthawong, second from left, and members of the rescued soccer team attend a Buddhist ceremony that is believed to extend the lives of its attendees as well as ridding them of dangers and misfortunes in M...(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Soccer coach Ekkapol Janthawong, second from left, and members of the rescued soccer team attend a Buddhist ceremony that is believed to extend the lives of its attendees as well as ridding them of dangers and misfortunes in M...
    The Thai soccer boys and their coach have attended a Buddhist ceremony to protect them against misfortunes, a day after they were discharged from a hospital following their rescue from a flooded cave.
    The Thai soccer boys and their coach have attended a Buddhist ceremony to protect them against misfortunes, a day after they were discharged from a hospital following their rescue from a flooded cave.
  • Global slavery report slams North Korea, repressive regimes

    Global slavery report slams North Korea, repressive regimes

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:06:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:46:41 GMT
    A new report singles out North Korea as the country with the highest prevalence of modern slavery.
    A new report singles out North Korea as the country with the highest prevalence of modern slavery.
  • For Russia, Trump is creating more problems than he solves

    For Russia, Trump is creating more problems than he solves

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:16:12 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:26:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this July 16, 2018 file photo interpreter Marina Gross, left, takes notes when U.S. President Donald Trump talks to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the beginning of their one-on-one-meeting at the Presidentia...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this July 16, 2018 file photo interpreter Marina Gross, left, takes notes when U.S. President Donald Trump talks to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the beginning of their one-on-one-meeting at the Presidentia...
    Russian politicians are rallying behind Vladimir Putin and denouncing American suggestions that the translator at his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump be interrogated about what they discussed privately.
    Russian politicians are rallying behind Vladimir Putin and denouncing American suggestions that the translator at his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump be interrogated about what they discussed privately.
  • Hamas says member killed in Israeli strike on Gaza militants

    Hamas says member killed in Israeli strike on Gaza militants

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:56:57 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:38:00 GMT
    Israeli, Palestinian officials say Israeli airstrike against a Gaza crew launching incendiary devices killed a member of the militant group Hamas and wounded three others.
    Israeli, Palestinian officials say Israeli airstrike against a Gaza crew launching incendiary devices killed a member of the militant group Hamas and wounded three others.
  • Belgium airspace closed for 2 hours over technical glitch

    Belgium airspace closed for 2 hours over technical glitch

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:36:37 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:01:40 GMT
    The air traffic control center says that no airplanes can land or depart over Belgium because of technical glitch in its data system.
    The air traffic control center says that no airplanes can land or depart over Belgium because of technical glitch in its data system.
  • EU preparing to hit back if US puts tariffs on car imports

    EU preparing to hit back if US puts tariffs on car imports

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:11:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:50:48 GMT
    The European Union's trade chief says that the bloc is already preparing a list of "rebalancing measures" in case U.S. President Donald Trump would impose tariffs on imported cars and auto parts.
    The European Union's trade chief says that the bloc is already preparing a list of "rebalancing measures" in case U.S. President Donald Trump would impose tariffs on imported cars and auto parts.
  • Iceberg looming over Greenland village spotted from space

    Iceberg looming over Greenland village spotted from space

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:50 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:50:44 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:48:05 GMT
    (esa via AP). The satellite image, which was captured by Sentinel-2A on July 9, 2018, provided by European Space Agency esa on Tuesday, July 18, 2018 shows a huge iceberg perilously close to the village of Innaarsuit on the west coast of Greenland. If ...(esa via AP). The satellite image, which was captured by Sentinel-2A on July 9, 2018, provided by European Space Agency esa on Tuesday, July 18, 2018 shows a huge iceberg perilously close to the village of Innaarsuit on the west coast of Greenland. If ...
    An iceberg that drifted perilously close to a remote Greenland village is so big, it can be seen from space.
    An iceberg that drifted perilously close to a remote Greenland village is so big, it can be seen from space.
  • EU urging members to step up plans for no-deal Brexit

    EU urging members to step up plans for no-deal Brexit

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:41:33 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:46:39 GMT
    The European Union's executive arm is urging member states to prepare for all possible Brexit scenarios including one where Britain leaves the bloc in a disorderly fashion, and without a deal with Brussels...
    The European Union's executive arm is urging member states to prepare for all possible Brexit scenarios including one where Britain leaves the bloc in a disorderly fashion, and without a deal with Brussels outlining future relations or trade arrangements.
  • US general reviewing Trump's year-old Afghan war strategy

    US general reviewing Trump's year-old Afghan war strategy

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:16:51 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:49:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2016 file photo, U.S. Central Command Command Commander, U.S. Army Gen. Joseph Votel, speaks to reporters at the Pentagon. Votel said on Thursday that he has received no new guidance from the Pent...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2016 file photo, U.S. Central Command Command Commander, U.S. Army Gen. Joseph Votel, speaks to reporters at the Pentagon. Votel said on Thursday that he has received no new guidance from the Pent...
    The general overseeing U.S. military operations in Afghanistan says he's taking a fresh look at the war strategy President Donald Trump announced nearly a year ago.
    The general overseeing U.S. military operations in Afghanistan says he's taking a fresh look at the war strategy President Donald Trump announced nearly a year ago.
  • Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants in 3 years

    Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants in 3 years

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:22:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:20:16 GMT
    A Dutch company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago says it has received funding to pursue plans for artificially grown meat.
    A Dutch company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago says it has received funding to pursue plans for artificially grown meat.
  • Lawyer: Turkey rejects extradition of Australian IS suspect

    Lawyer: Turkey rejects extradition of Australian IS suspect

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:17:14 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:49:22 GMT
    A lawyer says a Turkish court has rejected Australia's request for the extradition of an Islamic State suspect.
    A lawyer says a Turkish court has rejected Australia's request for the extradition of an Islamic State suspect.
  • Chinese president visits UAE amid push to increase influence

    Chinese president visits UAE amid push to increase influence

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:46:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:49:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili). In this Wednesday, July 18, 2018 photo, the Chinese flag is projected onto the Bus Al Arab luxury hotel to celebrate the UAE Chinese Week in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Chinese President Xi Jinping is heading to Abu Dhabi i...(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili). In this Wednesday, July 18, 2018 photo, the Chinese flag is projected onto the Bus Al Arab luxury hotel to celebrate the UAE Chinese Week in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Chinese President Xi Jinping is heading to Abu Dhabi i...
    Chinese president visiting Abu Dhabi as the two countries look to strengthen trade ties, expand investment.
    Chinese president visiting Abu Dhabi as the two countries look to strengthen trade ties, expand investment.
  • Russia tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump

    Russia tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:31:40 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:19:10 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin gestures during a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successfu...(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin gestures during a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successfu...
    Russia's military is testing an array of new nuclear and other weapons, from a high-powered laser weapon system to a nuclear-powered cruise missile with "unlimited" range.
    Russia's military is testing an array of new nuclear and other weapons, from a high-powered laser weapon system to a nuclear-powered cruise missile with "unlimited" range.
  • Spain: Judge drops extradition bids for 6 Catalan fugitives

    Spain: Judge drops extradition bids for 6 Catalan fugitives

    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 12:06:29 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:28:06 GMT
    A Spanish Supreme Court judge has dropped his extradition requests for six Catalan separatist politicians wanted on rebellion charges.
    A Spanish Supreme Court judge has dropped his extradition requests for six Catalan separatist politicians wanted on rebellion charges.
  • EU security chief: 'far too much' online extremist content

    EU security chief: 'far too much' online extremist content

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:36:59 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:08:17 GMT
    The European Union's security chief has urged the bloc's 28 members to work together to combat illegal extremist content on the internet, saying there is "far too much" of it online.
    The European Union's security chief has urged the bloc's 28 members to work together to combat illegal extremist content on the internet, saying there is "far too much" of it online.
  • Abu Dhabi awards $1.6 billion survey project to China's CNPC

    Abu Dhabi awards $1.6 billion survey project to China's CNPC

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:51:29 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:47:49 GMT
    State-owned Abu Dhabi National Oil Company says it has awarded contracts worth $1.6 billion to China's largest state-owned oil company to conduct what is says it the world's largest continuous 3D offshore and...
    State-owned Abu Dhabi National Oil Company says it has awarded contracts worth $1.6 billion to China's largest state-owned oil company to conduct what is says it the world's largest continuous 3D offshore and onshore seismic survey.
  • Military veterans divided over Trump's Russia comments

    Military veterans divided over Trump's Russia comments

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:52:20 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:29:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Valdes). In this photograph taken July 17, 2018, Marine Corps veteran Chris Sheppard poses with a picture of himself taken during his service in Iraq in Oct. 2004, at his office in Seattle. "I thought that press conference yesterday wi...(AP Photo/Manuel Valdes). In this photograph taken July 17, 2018, Marine Corps veteran Chris Sheppard poses with a picture of himself taken during his service in Iraq in Oct. 2004, at his office in Seattle. "I thought that press conference yesterday wi...
    Current and U.S. veterans are split over President Donald Trump's statements in Helsinki on Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
    Current and U.S. veterans are split over President Donald Trump's statements in Helsinki on Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
  • Rights group details lead-up to Myanmar attacks on Rohingya

    Rights group details lead-up to Myanmar attacks on Rohingya

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-07-19 06:20:52 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:33:04 GMT
    Rights group details lead-up to Myanmar military attacks on Rohingya Muslims.
    Rights group details lead-up to Myanmar military attacks on Rohingya Muslims.
  • Correction: OAS Nicaragua resolution story

    Correction: OAS Nicaragua resolution story

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:20:56 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:32:56 GMT
    The Organization of American States is condemning human rights abuses committed by Nicaraguan police and armed pro-government civilians since massive protests against President Daniel Ortega began in mid-April.
    The Organization of American States is condemning human rights abuses committed by Nicaraguan police and armed pro-government civilians since massive protests against President Daniel Ortega began in mid-April.
  • The Latest: Putin says US-Russia summit was successful

    The Latest: Putin says US-Russia summit was successful

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:21:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:22:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands at the beginning of a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland. If D...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands at the beginning of a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland. If D...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successful" and is accusing Trump's opponents in the U.S. of hampering any progress on the issues they discussed.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successful" and is accusing Trump's opponents in the U.S. of hampering any progress on the issues they discussed.
  • German officials seize 77 properties in laundering probe

    German officials seize 77 properties in laundering probe

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:01:37 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:11:45 GMT
    Berlin prosecutors say they have provisionally confiscated 77 properties in the German capital linked to a suspected organized crime clan in a money-laundering investigation.
    Berlin prosecutors say they have provisionally confiscated 77 properties in the German capital linked to a suspected organized crime clan in a money-laundering investigation.
  • Radio Free Europe to resume broadcasts in Romania, Bulgaria

    Radio Free Europe to resume broadcasts in Romania, Bulgaria

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:56 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:56:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:08:01 GMT
    Radio Free Europe has announced it will resume news services in Romania and Bulgaria in a bid to beat fake news and poor-quality journalism.
    Radio Free Europe has announced it will resume news services in Romania and Bulgaria in a bid to beat fake news and poor-quality journalism.
  • Australian prime minister calls on pope to fire archbishop

    Australian prime minister calls on pope to fire archbishop

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:22:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:06:11 GMT
    Australia's prime minister has called on Pope Francis to fire an Australian archbishop who is the most senior Roman Catholic cleric ever convicted for covering up child sexual abuse.
    Australia's prime minister has called on Pope Francis to fire an Australian archbishop who is the most senior Roman Catholic cleric ever convicted for covering up child sexual abuse.
  • Syrian forces' bombing intensifies in southern rebel holdout

    Syrian forces' bombing intensifies in southern rebel holdout

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:20:31 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:57 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:57:51 GMT
    Syrian rescue workers, war monitor say talks to cede the largest opposition holdout in southwestern Syria to the government have failed.
    Syrian rescue workers, war monitor say talks to cede the largest opposition holdout in southwestern Syria to the government have failed.
  • Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons

    Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:16 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:16:45 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:22 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:22:48 GMT
    The chief of Iran's nuclear agency says the country's effort to acquire uranium has resulted in a stockpile reaching as much as 950 tons.
    The chief of Iran's nuclear agency says the country's effort to acquire uranium has resulted in a stockpile reaching as much as 950 tons.
  • South Africa, Obama mark Mandela centennial with charity

    South Africa, Obama mark Mandela centennial with charity

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:35 AM EDT2018-07-18 09:35:32 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:06:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). U.S. President Barack Obama, right, listens to members of the Soweto Gospel Choir sing the National Anthem at the 16th Annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, July 17, 201...(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). U.S. President Barack Obama, right, listens to members of the Soweto Gospel Choir sing the National Anthem at the 16th Annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, July 17, 201...
    South Africa commemorates Mandela centennial with charity; Obama meets young people.
    South Africa commemorates Mandela centennial with charity; Obama meets young people.
  • US pastor denied release in latest trial hearing in Turkey

    US pastor denied release in latest trial hearing in Turkey

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:10 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:10:56 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:32 AM EDT2018-07-19 07:32:41 GMT
    A court in western Turkey has again denied a request for the release from custody of a U.S.-based pastor who is on trial on charges of aiding terror groups and engaging espionage.
    A court in western Turkey has again denied a request for the release from custody of a U.S.-based pastor who is on trial on charges of aiding terror groups and engaging espionage.
  • Under Assad's grip, uneasy co-existence with former rebels

    Under Assad's grip, uneasy co-existence with former rebels

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:52:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:23:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018, photo, Col. Omar Melhem, 51, who defected from the Syrian army defector and once commanded a rebel faction of some 3,000 fighters speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the centr...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018, photo, Col. Omar Melhem, 51, who defected from the Syrian army defector and once commanded a rebel faction of some 3,000 fighters speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the centr...
    As the Syrian government reasserts control over opposition strongholds, co-existence between the military and former rebel fighters who surrendered is the new reality.
    As the Syrian government reasserts control over opposition strongholds, co-existence between the military and former rebel fighters who surrendered is the new reality.
  • Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

    Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:31:19 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:22:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsink...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsink...
    Trump again contends summit with Russia's president was a "great success," backs off his remarks a day earlier undermining U.S. intelligence agencies.
    Trump again contends summit with Russia's president was a "great success," backs off his remarks a day earlier undermining U.S. intelligence agencies.
  • As state of emergency ends, Turkey mulls new terror laws

    As state of emergency ends, Turkey mulls new terror laws

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:39:09 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:27:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Monday, April 16, 2018, Turkey's police officers look on as supporters of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, CHP, gather to protest near central Istanbul's Taksim Square.  T...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Monday, April 16, 2018, Turkey's police officers look on as supporters of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, CHP, gather to protest near central Istanbul's Taksim Square. T...
    As Turkey's two-year-long state of emergency comes to an end, the government is set to introduce new anti-terrorism laws that the opposition insists are just as repressive.
    As Turkey's two-year-long state of emergency comes to an end, the government is set to introduce new anti-terrorism laws that the opposition insists are just as repressive.
  • EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile practices

    EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile practices

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-07-18 10:05:42 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:13:17 GMT
    The European Union's antitrust chief is planning a statement Wednesday amid reports that her office will slap a record $5 billion fine on Google for abusing the market dominance of its Android mobile phone...
    The European Union's antitrust chief is planning a statement Wednesday amid reports that her office will slap a record $5 billion fine on Google for abusing the market dominance of its Android mobile phone operating system.
  • Correction: EU-Trump-Putin-Man Removed story

    Correction: EU-Trump-Putin-Man Removed story

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:33:32 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:13:08 GMT
    (Antti Aimo-Koivisto/Lehtikuva via AP). Security removes an apparent protester before a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin in the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(Antti Aimo-Koivisto/Lehtikuva via AP). Security removes an apparent protester before a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin in the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    The writer who was forcibly removed from a room where U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin were about to give a news conference says he wasn't trying to protest.
    The writer who was forcibly removed from a room where U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin were about to give a news conference says he wasn't trying to protest.
  • Thai boys recount cave rescue: Voices in dark, then 'hello'

    Thai boys recount cave rescue: Voices in dark, then 'hello'

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:11:50 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:22:22 GMT
    (Thailand's Ministry of Health and the Chiang Rai Prachanukroh Hospital, via AP, File). FILE - In this Sunday, July 15, 2018, file photo released by Thailand's Ministry of Health and the Chiang Rai Prachanukroh Hospital, some of the rescued soccer team...(Thailand's Ministry of Health and the Chiang Rai Prachanukroh Hospital, via AP, File). FILE - In this Sunday, July 15, 2018, file photo released by Thailand's Ministry of Health and the Chiang Rai Prachanukroh Hospital, some of the rescued soccer team...
    The youth soccer teammates rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand are expected to be released from the hospital and to speak about their ordeal.
    The youth soccer teammates rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand are expected to be released from the hospital and to speak about their ordeal.
  • The Latest: Thai youth soccer team meets with the media

    The Latest: Thai youth soccer team meets with the media

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:40 AM EDT2018-07-18 10:40:35 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-07-19 02:15:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). A mini soccer field being set up before a press conference on the 12 boys and coach realize from the hospital in Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued afte...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). A mini soccer field being set up before a press conference on the 12 boys and coach realize from the hospital in Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued afte...
    Members of a Thai youth soccer team who were trapped in a cave have left the hospital where they have been treated since their rescue, and are slated to hold a news conference before they return to their homes.
    Members of a Thai youth soccer team who were trapped in a cave have left the hospital where they have been treated since their rescue, and are slated to hold a news conference before they return to their homes.
  • German town to hold lottery for coveted graveyard plots

    German town to hold lottery for coveted graveyard plots

    Saturday, July 14 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-07-14 10:34:58 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:17:43 GMT
    German town to hold lottery for coveted graveyard plots.
    German town to hold lottery for coveted graveyard plots.
  • Ex-official facing trial recognized as refugee in Belarus

    Ex-official facing trial recognized as refugee in Belarus

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:59:13 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:34:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, Ukrainian Defence Minister Mykhailo Yezhel, during the welcoming ceremony in Warsaw, Poland.  Former Ukrainian defense minister Yezhel, who is accused of embezzling ...(AP Photo/Alik Keplicz, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, Ukrainian Defence Minister Mykhailo Yezhel, during the welcoming ceremony in Warsaw, Poland. Former Ukrainian defense minister Yezhel, who is accused of embezzling ...
    A former Ukrainian defense minister accused of embezzling $2 million has been granted refugee status in neighboring Belarus.
    A former Ukrainian defense minister accused of embezzling $2 million has been granted refugee status in neighboring Belarus.
  • 19 dead, 25 missing as migrant boat capsizes north of Cyprus

    19 dead, 25 missing as migrant boat capsizes north of Cyprus

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:48:08 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:04:46 GMT
    (Proactiva Open Arms via AP). A rescue worker from the Proactiva Open Arms Spanish NGO helps a migrant, rescued off the Libyan coast, on Tuesday July 17, 2018. Proactiva Open Arms said it found one woman alive Tuesday and another dead, along with the b...(Proactiva Open Arms via AP). A rescue worker from the Proactiva Open Arms Spanish NGO helps a migrant, rescued off the Libyan coast, on Tuesday July 17, 2018. Proactiva Open Arms said it found one woman alive Tuesday and another dead, along with the b...
    A Turkish Cypriot official says 19 people drowned when a boat loaded with as many as 150 people believed to be migrants capsized off the northern coast of Cyprus.
    A Turkish Cypriot official says 19 people drowned when a boat loaded with as many as 150 people believed to be migrants capsized off the northern coast of Cyprus.
  • 1st commercial flight from Ethiopia to ex-rival Eritrea

    1st commercial flight from Ethiopia to ex-rival Eritrea

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:36:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:04:40 GMT
    1st commercial flight from Ethiopia arrives in ex-rival Eritrea as 20-year state of war ends.
    1st commercial flight from Ethiopia arrives in ex-rival Eritrea as 20-year state of war ends.
  • Vatican-OK'd journal strikes out again at US evangelicals

    Vatican-OK'd journal strikes out again at US evangelicals

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:51:20 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:22:08 GMT
    A Vatican-approved journal has launched its second major critique of American evangelicals, dismissing "prosperity gospel" theology as a dangerous "pseudo" faith tied up with the American Dream and President Donald...
    A Vatican-approved journal has launched its second major critique of American evangelicals, dismissing "prosperity gospel" theology as a dangerous "pseudo" faith tied up with the American Dream and President Donald Trump's politics.
  • Puerto Rico's power company sees 3rd CEO in 2 weeks

    Puerto Rico's power company sees 3rd CEO in 2 weeks

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:54:39 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:04:02 GMT
    Puerto Rico's power company has named its second CEO in two weeks as it struggles with a lack of leadership, bankruptcy and the restoration of electricity to the hundreds who remain in the dark since Hurricane Maria.
    Puerto Rico's power company has named its second CEO in two weeks as it struggles with a lack of leadership, bankruptcy and the restoration of electricity to the hundreds who remain in the dark since Hurricane Maria.
  • Nazi hunter slams right-wing singer at Croatia celebration

    Nazi hunter slams right-wing singer at Croatia celebration

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:39:13 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:03:36 GMT
    The Nazi-hunting Simon Wiesenthal Center has harshly criticized the participation of a far-right singer at the welcome celebrations for the national soccer team upon return from the World Cup.
    The Nazi-hunting Simon Wiesenthal Center has harshly criticized the participation of a far-right singer at the welcome celebrations for the national soccer team upon return from the World Cup.
  • The Latest: EU border guards may be deployed in Macedonia

    The Latest: EU border guards may be deployed in Macedonia

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:25:58 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:41:40 GMT
    (Proactiva Open Arms via AP). A rescue worker from the Proactiva Open Arms Spanish NGO helps a migrant, rescued off the Libyan coast, on Tuesday July 17, 2018. Proactiva Open Arms said it found one woman alive Tuesday and another dead, along with the b...(Proactiva Open Arms via AP). A rescue worker from the Proactiva Open Arms Spanish NGO helps a migrant, rescued off the Libyan coast, on Tuesday July 17, 2018. Proactiva Open Arms said it found one woman alive Tuesday and another dead, along with the b...
    A Turkish Cypriot official says 16 people have drowned and 105 have been rescued from a boat that capsized off Cyprus' northern coastline.
    A Turkish Cypriot official says 16 people have drowned and 105 have been rescued from a boat that capsized off Cyprus' northern coastline.
  • UK extremist convicted of plotting to kill prime minister

    UK extremist convicted of plotting to kill prime minister

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:00:09 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:00:07 GMT
    An extremist loyal to the Islamic State group has been found guilty of plotting to kill the British prime minister.
    An extremist loyal to the Islamic State group has been found guilty of plotting to kill the British prime minister.
  • UNAIDS chief says won't quit over agency harassment claims

    UNAIDS chief says won't quit over agency harassment claims

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:20:59 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:01:07 GMT
    Embattled UNAIDS chief Michel Sidibe has said he will not quit his job over criticism of his handling of sexual harassment allegations at the Geneva-based agency. Sidibe said "I need to deliver on my job.".
    Embattled UNAIDS chief Michel Sidibe has said he will not quit his job over criticism of his handling of sexual harassment allegations at the Geneva-based agency. Sidibe said "I need to deliver on my job.".
  • Dozens of wildfires rage in Sweden amid Nordic heat wave

    Dozens of wildfires rage in Sweden amid Nordic heat wave

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:19:14 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:35:54 GMT
    (Maja Suslin / TT via AP). Smoke rises from just beyond a bank of trees and homes, as a wildfire threatens large tracts of land, outside Ljusdal, Sweden, Tuesday July 17,  2018. This is one of about 80 wildfires reported in Sweden, due to the dry weath...(Maja Suslin / TT via AP). Smoke rises from just beyond a bank of trees and homes, as a wildfire threatens large tracts of land, outside Ljusdal, Sweden, Tuesday July 17, 2018. This is one of about 80 wildfires reported in Sweden, due to the dry weath...
    Sweden fighting to put out dozens of raging wildfires, gets EU to help with Italian water-bombing planes.
    Sweden fighting to put out dozens of raging wildfires, gets EU to help with Italian water-bombing planes.
  • Millions in UK face water restrictions amid hot, dry weather

    Millions in UK face water restrictions amid hot, dry weather

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:28:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:17:03 GMT
    Millions in northern England are facing a ban on using garden hoses or sprinklers amid one of the longest spells of hot and dry weather in years.
    Millions in northern England are facing a ban on using garden hoses or sprinklers amid one of the longest spells of hot and dry weather in years.
  • Russia offers to help refugees return, resettle in Syria

    Russia offers to help refugees return, resettle in Syria

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:08:28 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:15:23 GMT
    Russia's Defense Ministry has offered to help organize the return of Syrian refugees who fled during their country's civil war and want to go home.
    Russia's Defense Ministry has offered to help organize the return of Syrian refugees who fled during their country's civil war and want to go home.
  • The Latest: Johnson says it's not too late save Brexit

    The Latest: Johnson says it's not too late save Brexit

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:41:06 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:15:22 GMT
    (Parliamentary Recording Unit via AP). Britain's MPs in the House of Commons read out the results of a vote on the so called new clause 17 amendment, marking the Government's first defeat on the Brexit Trade Bill, Tuesday July 17, 2018. British Prime M...(Parliamentary Recording Unit via AP). Britain's MPs in the House of Commons read out the results of a vote on the so called new clause 17 amendment, marking the Government's first defeat on the Brexit Trade Bill, Tuesday July 17, 2018. British Prime M...
    Former UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson implored fellow lawmakers not to abandon Brexit, urging them to remember the initial enthusiasm for a sharp break from the European Union.
    Former UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson implored fellow lawmakers not to abandon Brexit, urging them to remember the initial enthusiasm for a sharp break from the European Union.
  • Nicaraguan forces violently retake symbolic city

    Nicaraguan forces violently retake symbolic city

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:35:26 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:49:08 GMT
    Nicaraguan national police and armed pro-government civilians are laying siege to a symbolically important neighborhood that has recently become a center of resistance to President Daniel Ortega's government.
    Nicaraguan national police and armed pro-government civilians are laying siege to a symbolically important neighborhood that has recently become a center of resistance to President Daniel Ortega's government.
  • Rescue group: Libya left migrants to die in Mediterranean

    Rescue group: Libya left migrants to die in Mediterranean

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:57:34 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:04:18 GMT
    (Francesco Ruta/ANSA via AP). Migrants wait to disembark from Frontex ship "Protector" at the port of Pozzallo, Sicily, Italy, in the early hours of Monday, July 16, 2018. Migrants aboard two border patrol ships have disembarked in a Sicilian port afte...(Francesco Ruta/ANSA via AP). Migrants wait to disembark from Frontex ship "Protector" at the port of Pozzallo, Sicily, Italy, in the early hours of Monday, July 16, 2018. Migrants aboard two border patrol ships have disembarked in a Sicilian port afte...
    The U.N. migration agency says the number of migrants and refugees who arrived in Spain by sea this year has overtaken the figure recorded for Italy.
    The U.N. migration agency says the number of migrants and refugees who arrived in Spain by sea this year has overtaken the figure recorded for Italy.
  • Obama delivers veiled rebuke to Trump in Mandela address

    Obama delivers veiled rebuke to Trump in Mandela address

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:21 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:21:54 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:03:59 GMT
    Obama to deliver Mandela address in likely rebuke to Trump, promoting values now under threat.
    Obama to deliver Mandela address in likely rebuke to Trump, promoting values now under threat.
  • Australia succeeds in stopping migrants but many in limbo

    Australia succeeds in stopping migrants but many in limbo

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:25:26 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:04:22 GMT
    Australia drew a line in the sand on July 19, 2013, to stem a rising tide of asylum seekers brought by people smugglers on long and treacherous ocean voyages.
    Australia drew a line in the sand on July 19, 2013, to stem a rising tide of asylum seekers brought by people smugglers on long and treacherous ocean voyages.
  • EU, US relations sinking further after divisive Trump tour

    EU, US relations sinking further after divisive Trump tour

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:04:05 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-07-18 10:05:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, Pool). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk, right, smile after their joint press conference of Japan-EU summit at Abe's...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, Pool). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk, right, smile after their joint press conference of Japan-EU summit at Abe's...
    After a week of the worst barrage of insults yet from U.S. President Donald Trump, the European Union is looking westward toward the White House less and less.
    After a week of the worst barrage of insults yet from U.S. President Donald Trump, the European Union is looking westward toward the White House less and less.
  • Israel places new limitations on cargo crossing into Gaza

    Israel places new limitations on cargo crossing into Gaza

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-07-17 06:46:46 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-07-18 09:26:21 GMT
    Israel says it is closing its only cargo crossing with the Gaza Strip for several days to punish Hamas for its hostilities.
    Israel says it is closing its only cargo crossing with the Gaza Strip for several days to punish Hamas for its hostilities.
  • Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent

    Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:28 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:28:29 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:43 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:43:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Historians see Trump's tumultuous trip across Europe smashing conventions about American leaders on world stage.
    Historians see Trump's tumultuous trip across Europe smashing conventions about American leaders on world stage.
  • Displaced Syrians march close to Israel; airstrike kills 10

    Displaced Syrians march close to Israel; airstrike kills 10

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:07 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:07:06 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:21:05 GMT
    A Syrian search and rescue team says at least 10 civilians were killed in a Russian airstrike on a school serving as a shelter in southwest Syria, near the Israeli frontier.
    A Syrian search and rescue team says at least 10 civilians were killed in a Russian airstrike on a school serving as a shelter in southwest Syria, near the Israeli frontier.
  • Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for his business

    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for his business

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:16:16 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:17:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In a Thursday, June 14, 2018 file photo, Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Whether it’s investors betting against his stock, reporters or analysts who a...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In a Thursday, June 14, 2018 file photo, Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Whether it’s investors betting against his stock, reporters or analysts who a...
    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for business, could land him in court facing defamation lawsuit.
    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for business, could land him in court facing defamation lawsuit.
  • Afghan officials: IS bomber kills 20, Taliban kill 9 police

    Afghan officials: IS bomber kills 20, Taliban kill 9 police

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:57:16 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-07-18 05:02:08 GMT
    Officials say an Islamic State suicide bomber killed 20 people in northern Afghanistan, including a Taliban commander, while in southern Helmand province a government commando unit freed 54 people from a Taliban jail.
    Officials say an Islamic State suicide bomber killed 20 people in northern Afghanistan, including a Taliban commander, while in southern Helmand province a government commando unit freed 54 people from a Taliban jail.
  • Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

    Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:19:56 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:38:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Trump's embrace of Putin, questioning of US intelligence agencies' findings of Russian election meddling cap a European tour marked by criticism.
    Trump's embrace of Putin, questioning of US intelligence agencies' findings of Russian election meddling cap a European tour marked by criticism.
  • Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

    Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:34 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:34:41 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:50:41 GMT
    The European Union and Japan are signing a widespread trade deal that will eliminate nearly all tariffs.
    The European Union and Japan are signing a widespread trade deal that will eliminate nearly all tariffs.
  • The Latest: Obama notes politicians' 'utter loss of shame'

    The Latest: Obama notes politicians' 'utter loss of shame'

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:57:55 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:47 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:47:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Former US President Barack Obama, centre, greets the Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, left, with President Cyril Ramaphosa at right, as he arrives at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, July 17, ...(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Former US President Barack Obama, centre, greets the Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, left, with President Cyril Ramaphosa at right, as he arrives at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, July 17, ...
    The Latest: Obama in high-profile speech says today's times are 'strange and uncertain'.
    The Latest: Obama in high-profile speech says today's times are 'strange and uncertain'.
  • Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

    Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:36 AM EDT2018-07-17 08:36:57 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:21:46 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during an interview with "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace after his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during an interview with "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace after his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    For Vladimir Putin, holding a summit with Donald Trump was a victory in itself.
    For Vladimir Putin, holding a summit with Donald Trump was a victory in itself.
  • 12 Russians indicted for meddling in 2016 US election

    12 Russians indicted for meddling in 2016 US election

    Friday, July 13 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-07-13 16:24:29 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:34:53 GMT
    The Justice Department announced charges against 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election.
    The Justice Department announced charges against 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election.
  • UK's May faces down revolt over Brexit trade bill

    UK's May faces down revolt over Brexit trade bill

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:12 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:12:28 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:51:44 GMT
    The official group campaigning for Britain's exit from the European Union at the 2016 EU referendum has been fined and referred to the police for breaking electoral law.
    The official group campaigning for Britain's exit from the European Union at the 2016 EU referendum has been fined and referred to the police for breaking electoral law.
  • Prince Harry, Meghan visit Nelson Mandela exhibition

    Prince Harry, Meghan visit Nelson Mandela exhibition

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:17:04 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:40:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Britain's Prince Harry, right,  and his wife Meghan the Duchess of Sussex wave at onlookers as they arrive for their visit to the launch of the Nelson Mandela Centenary Exhibition, marking the 100th anniversary of anti-apartheid...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Britain's Prince Harry, right, and his wife Meghan the Duchess of Sussex wave at onlookers as they arrive for their visit to the launch of the Nelson Mandela Centenary Exhibition, marking the 100th anniversary of anti-apartheid...
    Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have visited an exhibition in London charting the life of Nelson Mandela.
    Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have visited an exhibition in London charting the life of Nelson Mandela.
  • Russia denies promoting Macedonia protests over name deal

    Russia denies promoting Macedonia protests over name deal

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:50 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:50:53 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:56:01 GMT
    (Leon Neal/Pool via AP). National leaders from left, Macedonia's Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras gather to pose for a photo during the second day of Western Balkans Summit at La...(Leon Neal/Pool via AP). National leaders from left, Macedonia's Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras gather to pose for a photo during the second day of Western Balkans Summit at La...
    The Russian Embassy in Macedonia has denied the Macedonian prime minister's allegations that Moscow promoted public protests of an agreement with Greece that would enable the former Yugoslav republic to join NATO.
    The Russian Embassy in Macedonia has denied the Macedonian prime minister's allegations that Moscow promoted public protests of an agreement with Greece that would enable the former Yugoslav republic to join NATO.
  • Russian prosecutors want to question US intel agents

    Russian prosecutors want to question US intel agents

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:28:34 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:30:56 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during an interview with "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace after his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during an interview with "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace after his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Russian prosecutors are pushing to question U.S. intelligence agents and a former ambassador to Moscow in their investigation of an influential foe of Vladimir Putin.
    Russian prosecutors are pushing to question U.S. intelligence agents and a former ambassador to Moscow in their investigation of an influential foe of Vladimir Putin.
  • Iceberg looming over Greenland village is spotted from space

    Iceberg looming over Greenland village is spotted from space

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:57:59 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:04:58 GMT
    (esa via AP). The satellite image, which was captured by Sentinel-2A on July 9, 2018, provided by European Space Agency esa on Tuesday, July 18, 2018 shows a huge iceberg perilously close to the village of Innaarsuit on the west coast of Greenland. If ...(esa via AP). The satellite image, which was captured by Sentinel-2A on July 9, 2018, provided by European Space Agency esa on Tuesday, July 18, 2018 shows a huge iceberg perilously close to the village of Innaarsuit on the west coast of Greenland. If ...
    An iceberg that has drifted perilously close to a remote Greenland village is so big it can be seen from space.
    An iceberg that has drifted perilously close to a remote Greenland village is so big it can be seen from space.
  • The Latest: UK's May halts revolt over Brexit trade bill

    The Latest: UK's May halts revolt over Brexit trade bill

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:31:13 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:04:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May faced down rebellion over her plans for the country's exit from the European Union, with lawmakers rejecting a key amendment on a Brexit trade bill.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May faced down rebellion over her plans for the country's exit from the European Union, with lawmakers rejecting a key amendment on a Brexit trade bill.
  • Iceberg 4 miles wide breaks off from Greenland glacier

    Iceberg 4 miles wide breaks off from Greenland glacier

    Friday, July 13 2018 7:07 AM EDT2018-07-13 11:07:50 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:01:48 GMT
    (Karl Petersen/Ritzau Scanpix via AP). In this Thursday, July 12, 2018 photo, a view of an Iceberg, near the village Innarsuit, on the northwestern Greenlandic coast. Scientists have watched an iceberg four miles long break off from a glacier. The iceb...(Karl Petersen/Ritzau Scanpix via AP). In this Thursday, July 12, 2018 photo, a view of an Iceberg, near the village Innarsuit, on the northwestern Greenlandic coast. Scientists have watched an iceberg four miles long break off from a glacier. The iceb...
    Scientists have watched an iceberg four miles long break off from a glacier in eastern Greenland.
    Scientists have watched an iceberg four miles long break off from a glacier in eastern Greenland.
  • Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant

    Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:35:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:44:05 GMT
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). In this undated photo provided on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, inspects the construction site of a hydroelectric power plant in No...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). In this undated photo provided on Tuesday, July 17, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, inspects the construction site of a hydroelectric power plant in No...
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un harshly reprimanded local officials over the failure to finish building a hydroelectric power plant in a public rebuke indicating he's struggling to improve the economy.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un harshly reprimanded local officials over the failure to finish building a hydroelectric power plant in a public rebuke indicating he's struggling to improve the economy.
  • UK politician convicted of killing wife after his affair

    UK politician convicted of killing wife after his affair

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:12:29 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:15:23 GMT
    A British former politician has been found guilty of murdering his wife after she found out he had an affair with their son's partner.
    A British former politician has been found guilty of murdering his wife after she found out he had an affair with their son's partner.
  • Poland finds thousands of remains while improving city park

    Poland finds thousands of remains while improving city park

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:23:55 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:58:50 GMT
    Officials in central Poland have halted improvement work on a park after archeologists found remains at the site of an old Evangelical cemetery that were supposed to had been exhumed and moved in the 1950s.
    Officials in central Poland have halted improvement work on a park after archeologists found remains at the site of an old Evangelical cemetery that were supposed to had been exhumed and moved in the 1950s.
  • Russian pilgrims mark 100th anniversary of czar's execution

    Russian pilgrims mark 100th anniversary of czar's execution

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:02 AM EDT2018-07-17 12:02:15 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:45:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aleksandr Abramenkov). People gather at the Church on the Blood, which was built on the site of the execution of Csar Nicholas II and his family, in Yekaterinburg, Russia, late Monday, July 16, 2018. Thousands of pilgrims begun a procession m...(AP Photo/Aleksandr Abramenkov). People gather at the Church on the Blood, which was built on the site of the execution of Csar Nicholas II and his family, in Yekaterinburg, Russia, late Monday, July 16, 2018. Thousands of pilgrims begun a procession m...
    Thousands of Russian pilgrims have walked in a procession marking the 100th anniversary of the execution of Czar Nicholas II and his family.
    Thousands of Russian pilgrims have walked in a procession marking the 100th anniversary of the execution of Czar Nicholas II and his family.
  • Correction: Israel-Jewish Nation Bill story

    Correction: Israel-Jewish Nation Bill story

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:08:07 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:39:21 GMT
    Israeli parliament committee mulls contentious bill that would define Israel as nation-state of Jewish people.
    Israeli parliament committee mulls contentious bill that would define Israel as nation-state of Jewish people.
  • EU enlargement chief visits Macedonia, Albania

    EU enlargement chief visits Macedonia, Albania

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:41:55 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:19:58 GMT
    The European Union's enlargement commissioner has arrived in Macedonia to formally announce the start of preparations for this Balkan country to open accession talks with the EU next year.
    The European Union's enlargement commissioner has arrived in Macedonia to formally announce the start of preparations for this Balkan country to open accession talks with the EU next year.
  • 8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya after relocation

    8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya after relocation

    Friday, July 13 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-07-13 11:53:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:18:15 GMT
    7 endangered rhinos dead in Kenya relocation bid, official says; 'a complete disaster'.
    7 endangered rhinos dead in Kenya relocation bid, official says; 'a complete disaster'.
  • France expels high-profile terror convict to Algeria

    France expels high-profile terror convict to Algeria

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:37 AM EDT2018-07-17 11:37:00 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:58:35 GMT
    An Algerian-born man twice convicted in France on terror charges and for years a high-profile figure in the underground world of terrorism has been expelled to stand trial in his homeland.
    An Algerian-born man twice convicted in France on terror charges and for years a high-profile figure in the underground world of terrorism has been expelled to stand trial in his homeland.
  • Germany, EU launch talks on Russia-Ukraine gas transit

    Germany, EU launch talks on Russia-Ukraine gas transit

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:32:57 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:34:11 GMT
    Germany is hosting the launch of European Union-brokered talks between Moscow and Kiev on the future transit of Russian gas through Ukraine after the current contract expires next year.
    Germany is hosting the launch of European Union-brokered talks between Moscow and Kiev on the future transit of Russian gas through Ukraine after the current contract expires next year.
  • Brazil's Lula is in jail but never far from the headlines

    Brazil's Lula is in jail but never far from the headlines

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:23:32 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:25:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nelson Antoine, File). FILE - In this April 5, 2018 file photo, Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva waves to supporters, in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil. The Workers’ Party presidential candidate, universally known as Lula,  ...(AP Photo/Nelson Antoine, File). FILE - In this April 5, 2018 file photo, Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva waves to supporters, in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil. The Workers’ Party presidential candidate, universally known as Lula, ...
    Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has not faded from the headlines during three months in jail.
    Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has not faded from the headlines during three months in jail.
  • Russian military offers to cooperate with US in Syria

    Russian military offers to cooperate with US in Syria

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:03:27 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:04:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hand with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the end of the press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hand with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the end of the press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Russia's Defense Ministry says it's ready to boost cooperation with the U.S. military in Syria, following talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    Russia's Defense Ministry says it's ready to boost cooperation with the U.S. military in Syria, following talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
  • Africa's iconic baobab trees dying off at alarming rate

    Africa's iconic baobab trees dying off at alarming rate

    Thursday, July 12 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-07-12 09:23:53 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:15:19 GMT
    Africa's iconic baobab, the 'tree of life,' dying off at alarming rate with no clear cause.
    Africa's iconic baobab, the 'tree of life,' dying off at alarming rate with no clear cause.
  • Second Czech government minister resigns over plagiarism

    Second Czech government minister resigns over plagiarism

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:09:56 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:14:52 GMT
    The Czech Republic's labor and social affairs minister has become the second member of the new government who has resigned because of plagiarism allegations.
    The Czech Republic's labor and social affairs minister has become the second member of the new government who has resigned because of plagiarism allegations.
  • World Cup win gives France new set of heroes, needed boost

    World Cup win gives France new set of heroes, needed boost

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-07-16 07:45:42 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:10:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). The name of French soccer player Kylian Mbappe is projected onto the Arc de Triomphe as soccer fans invade the Champs Elysees avenue after France won the soccer World Cup final match between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 1...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). The name of French soccer player Kylian Mbappe is projected onto the Arc de Triomphe as soccer fans invade the Champs Elysees avenue after France won the soccer World Cup final match between France and Croatia, Sunday, July 1...
    World Cup, World Cup and more World Cup _ that's all France is talking about.
    World Cup, World Cup and more World Cup _ that's all France is talking about.
  • The Latest: Afghan official says Taliban kill 9 in Kandahar

    The Latest: Afghan official says Taliban kill 9 in Kandahar

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 11:57:02 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:54:00 GMT
    Afghan official says an Islamic State suicide bomber has killed 20 people in northern Afghanistan, including a Taliban commander.
    Afghan official says an Islamic State suicide bomber has killed 20 people in northern Afghanistan, including a Taliban commander.
  • US intel chief stands by assessment of Russian meddling

    US intel chief stands by assessment of Russian meddling

    Monday, July 16 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:06:03 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-07-17 11:58:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FIEL - In this May 24, 2018, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats arrives as House and Senate lawmakers from both parties gather for a classified briefing in a secure room about the federal inves...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FIEL - In this May 24, 2018, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats arrives as House and Senate lawmakers from both parties gather for a classified briefing in a secure room about the federal inves...
    The top U.S. intelligence official says assessments of Russian meddling in the 2016 election have been 'clear' and describes the Kremlin's efforts to undermine the United States' democracy as 'ongoing' and...
    The top U.S. intelligence official says assessments of Russian meddling in the 2016 election have been 'clear' and describes the Kremlin's efforts to undermine the United States' democracy as 'ongoing' and 'pervasive.'.
  • German prosecutors appeal verdict in neo-Nazi trial

    German prosecutors appeal verdict in neo-Nazi trial

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:32 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:32:03 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:48 AM EDT2018-07-17 11:48:42 GMT
    German prosecutors are appealing the verdict against a neo-Nazi whose 2 ½-year sentence for supporting a terrorist organization prompted anger last week.
    German prosecutors are appealing the verdict against a neo-Nazi whose 2 ½-year sentence for supporting a terrorist organization prompted anger last week.
  • Obama praises Kenya's political reconciliation

    Obama praises Kenya's political reconciliation

    Monday, July 16 2018 7:52 AM EDT2018-07-16 11:52:06 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:02 AM EDT2018-07-17 11:02:58 GMT
    Former U.S. President Barack Obama says Kenya is making progress in getting the government and opposition to work together.
    Former U.S. President Barack Obama says Kenya is making progress in getting the government and opposition to work together.
  • Russian cargo ship makes fastest-ever trip to space station

    Russian cargo ship makes fastest-ever trip to space station

    Monday, July 9 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-07-10 02:15:11 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:20:05 GMT
    A Russian cargo ship loaded with food, fuel and other supplies arrives at the International Space Station.
    A Russian cargo ship loaded with food, fuel and other supplies arrives at the International Space Station.
  • US open to direct talks with Taliban, officials say

    US open to direct talks with Taliban, officials say

    Monday, July 16 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-07-16 22:22:17 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:12 AM EDT2018-07-17 10:12:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini). Security personnel patrol near a park where a would-be attacker was killed in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, July 16, 2018. A would-be suicide attacker was shot and killed by police in Kabul before he was able to get close to ...(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini). Security personnel patrol near a park where a would-be attacker was killed in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, July 16, 2018. A would-be suicide attacker was shot and killed by police in Kabul before he was able to get close to ...
    U.S. officials say the United States is open to holding direct talks with the Taliban to encourage negotiations between the militant group and the Afghan government to end 17 years of war.
    U.S. officials say the United States is open to holding direct talks with the Taliban to encourage negotiations between the militant group and the Afghan government to end 17 years of war.
  • Russian media suggest Putin-Trump summit a step forward

    Russian media suggest Putin-Trump summit a step forward

    Monday, July 16 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-07-16 08:55:25 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:57:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump attends a working breakfast with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018 prior to his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Finnish cap...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump attends a working breakfast with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018 prior to his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Finnish cap...
    U.S. President Donald Trump might love what the Russian media are saying about him ahead of his meeting Monday with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
    U.S. President Donald Trump might love what the Russian media are saying about him ahead of his meeting Monday with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
  • Families bury the dead after bloody weekend in Nicaragua

    Families bury the dead after bloody weekend in Nicaragua

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:24:37 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:47 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:47:06 GMT
    A Nicaraguan rights group says at least 10 people were shot dead as police and paramilitary groups attacked roadblocks set up by opponents of President Daniel Ortega's government.
    A Nicaraguan rights group says at least 10 people were shot dead as police and paramilitary groups attacked roadblocks set up by opponents of President Daniel Ortega's government.
  • British PM accepts key amendments from hardline Brexiteers

    British PM accepts key amendments from hardline Brexiteers

    Monday, July 16 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:37:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:03:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). British Prime Minister Theresa May meets representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). British Prime Minister Theresa May meets representatives during a visit to the Airbus area at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    A former U.K. Cabinet minister from the ruling Conservative Party has called for a new Brexit referendum, an idea long assailed by the prime minister.
    A former U.K. Cabinet minister from the ruling Conservative Party has called for a new Brexit referendum, an idea long assailed by the prime minister.
  • Statelessness a hurdle for some boys rescued from Thai cave

    Statelessness a hurdle for some boys rescued from Thai cave

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:40:00 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-07-17 07:17:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). In this July 15, 2018, photo, the coach of one of Thailand's Wild Boars soccer teams, Nopparat Kanthawong, right, watches his team play in Mae Sai district in Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand. At least 3 of the 12 boys a...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). In this July 15, 2018, photo, the coach of one of Thailand's Wild Boars soccer teams, Nopparat Kanthawong, right, watches his team play in Mae Sai district in Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand. At least 3 of the 12 boys a...
    The 12 boys and coach of the Wild Boars youth soccer team who were rescued from a cave in northern Thailand last are a multi-ethnic, cross-border crew, but some of them cannot even count on a permanent home because...
    The 12 boys and coach of the Wild Boars youth soccer team who were rescued from a cave in northern Thailand last are a multi-ethnic, cross-border crew, but some of them cannot even count on a permanent home because they are stateless.
  • Trump questions US intel, not Putin, on Russia 2016 meddling

    Trump questions US intel, not Putin, on Russia 2016 meddling

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:57:12 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:13:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, shakes hand with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, shakes hand with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Trump says he raised election meddling with Putin, but says both sides to blame for bad relations.
    Trump says he raised election meddling with Putin, but says both sides to blame for bad relations.
  • Mexicans mob 'AMLO' HQ seeking help for matters big or small

    Mexicans mob 'AMLO' HQ seeking help for matters big or small

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:09:36 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:12:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Moises Castillo). In this July 11, 2018 photo, Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador receives a note from a man, as he leaves his headquarters in the Roma neighborhood of Mexico City. Each day hundreds of Mexicans crowd outside...(AP Photo/Moises Castillo). In this July 11, 2018 photo, Mexico's President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador receives a note from a man, as he leaves his headquarters in the Roma neighborhood of Mexico City. Each day hundreds of Mexicans crowd outside...
    Each morning hundreds of Mexicans crowd outside white, two-story offices of President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in hopes he can help with everything from pensions to clemency for a jailed loved one or even...
    Each morning hundreds of Mexicans crowd outside white, two-story offices of President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in hopes he can help with everything from pensions to clemency for a jailed loved one or even offer a job.
  • World Cup protesters get 15 days in jail, sports event bans

    World Cup protesters get 15 days in jail, sports event bans

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:28:07 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:42:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). A steward runs after two people that invaded the pitch during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). A steward runs after two people that invaded the pitch during the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    Two of the four protesters who barged onto the field at the World Cup final have been sentenced to 15 days in jail.
    Two of the four protesters who barged onto the field at the World Cup final have been sentenced to 15 days in jail.
  • The wink, the slouch -- the non-verbal cues at the summit

    The wink, the slouch -- the non-verbal cues at the summit

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:12:38 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:37 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:37:59 GMT
    Two alpha males, Russian President Vladimir Putin's trademark macho posture collided with President Donald Trump's classic power stance as the two leaders met on the world stage in Finland.
    Two alpha males, Russian President Vladimir Putin's trademark macho posture collided with President Donald Trump's classic power stance as the two leaders met on the world stage in Finland.
  • Royalty, the pope, and now Trump _ Putin makes everyone wait

    Royalty, the pope, and now Trump _ Putin makes everyone wait

    Monday, July 16 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-07-16 11:51:55 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-07-17 02:20:31 GMT
    (Roni Rekomaa/Lehtikuva via AP). Russia's new ambassador to Finland Pavel Kuznetsov, background righ escorts Russian President Vladimir Putin as he disembarks the plane at Helsinki airport in Vantaa, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018. Putin arrived for hi...(Roni Rekomaa/Lehtikuva via AP). Russia's new ambassador to Finland Pavel Kuznetsov, background righ escorts Russian President Vladimir Putin as he disembarks the plane at Helsinki airport in Vantaa, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018. Putin arrived for hi...
    Famous for his tardiness at official talks, President Vladimir Putin did it again Monday _ to U.S. President Donald Trump.
    Famous for his tardiness at official talks, President Vladimir Putin did it again Monday _ to U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • The Latest: Trump tweets US, Russia 'must get along'

    The Latest: Trump tweets US, Russia 'must get along'

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:25:28 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 8:35 PM EDT2018-07-17 00:35:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). U.S. President Donald Trump waves from the car after arriving at the airport in Helsinki, Finland, Sunday, July 15, 2018 on the eve of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). U.S. President Donald Trump waves from the car after arriving at the airport in Helsinki, Finland, Sunday, July 15, 2018 on the eve of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    President Donald Trump is claiming credit for bolstering NATO as he heads into a day of meetings with Russia's Vladimir Putin.
    President Donald Trump is claiming credit for bolstering NATO as he heads into a day of meetings with Russia's Vladimir Putin.
  • Madonna back in Malawi; now considering soccer academy

    Madonna back in Malawi; now considering soccer academy

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:03:54 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-07-16 23:15:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thoko Chikondi). US singer Madonna speaks to the press at a news conference in Blantyre, Malawi, Monday,  July 16, 2018. Madonna has adopted four Malawian children, is in the country to celebrate the first anniversary of the Mercy James Centr...(AP Photo/Thoko Chikondi). US singer Madonna speaks to the press at a news conference in Blantyre, Malawi, Monday, July 16, 2018. Madonna has adopted four Malawian children, is in the country to celebrate the first anniversary of the Mercy James Centr...
    Madonna returns to Malawi for first anniversary of medical facility named after one of her adopted children.
    Madonna returns to Malawi for first anniversary of medical facility named after one of her adopted children.
  • Soccer diplomacy: World Cup host Putin gives Trump a ball

    Soccer diplomacy: World Cup host Putin gives Trump a ball

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:56:54 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-07-16 23:01:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, tosses a soccer ball to his wife first lady Melania Trump after Russian President Vladimir Putin presented it to him during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidenti...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, tosses a soccer ball to his wife first lady Melania Trump after Russian President Vladimir Putin presented it to him during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidenti...
    Riding high after hosting a successful World Cup, Russian President Vladimir Putin brought a soccer ball as a gift for his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.
    Riding high after hosting a successful World Cup, Russian President Vladimir Putin brought a soccer ball as a gift for his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • Royals release new photos to mark Prince Louis's christening

    Royals release new photos to mark Prince Louis's christening

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-07-16 03:20:07 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-07-16 23:00:08 GMT
    (Matt Holyoak/Camera Press/Duke and Duchess of Cambridge via AP). This Monday, July 9, 2018, photo provided by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shows the official photograph to mark the christening of Prince Louis at Clarence House, following Prince L...(Matt Holyoak/Camera Press/Duke and Duchess of Cambridge via AP). This Monday, July 9, 2018, photo provided by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shows the official photograph to mark the christening of Prince Louis at Clarence House, following Prince L...
    Kensington Palace has released family photos of Prince Louis in the arms of his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, to mark the baby boy's christening.
    Kensington Palace has released family photos of Prince Louis in the arms of his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, to mark the baby boy's christening.
  • Heading for clouds: Aviation sector faces trade turbulence

    Heading for clouds: Aviation sector faces trade turbulence

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:34:57 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-07-16 22:35:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Spectators watch an Airbus 400M take part in a flying display at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Spectators watch an Airbus 400M take part in a flying display at the Farnborough Airshow in Farnborough, England, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    Aircraft makers at the Farnborough International Airshow say thousands of jobs are at risk in this most international of industries as U.S. President Donald Trump raises tariffs and other countries retaliate.
    Aircraft makers at the Farnborough International Airshow say thousands of jobs are at risk in this most international of industries as U.S. President Donald Trump raises tariffs and other countries retaliate.
  • US firm: Chinese hackers infiltrate Cambodia ahead of polls

    US firm: Chinese hackers infiltrate Cambodia ahead of polls

    Wednesday, July 11 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-07-11 09:55:24 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:20:33 GMT
    U.S. cybersecurity firm FireEye says it has found evidence that a Chinese hacking team it believes is linked to Beijing has penetrated computer systems belonging to Cambodia's election commission, opposition...
    U.S. cybersecurity firm FireEye says it has found evidence that a Chinese hacking team it believes is linked to Beijing has penetrated computer systems belonging to Cambodia's election commission, opposition leaders and media.
  • The Latest: French leader to soccer team: 'Don't change'

    The Latest: French leader to soccer team: 'Don't change'

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:19:33 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:07:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Edme). French goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris holds the cup as the French soccer team arrives at Charles de Gaulle airport, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Roissy, north of Paris. France prepares to welcome home the national soccer team for a...(AP Photo/Bob Edme). French goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris holds the cup as the French soccer team arrives at Charles de Gaulle airport, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Roissy, north of Paris. France prepares to welcome home the national soccer team for a...
    France's victorious World Cup team has descended upon Paris' packed Champs-Elysees Avenue in an open bus with Alpha jets streaming the national colors overhead and wild cheers of joy ringing out.
    France's victorious World Cup team has descended upon Paris' packed Champs-Elysees Avenue in an open bus with Alpha jets streaming the national colors overhead and wild cheers of joy ringing out.
  • Lebanon must investigate torture claims by actor, HRW says

    Lebanon must investigate torture claims by actor, HRW says

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:04:01 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:51:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018 file photo, Ziad Itani, a Lebanese stage actor, who was indicted on charges of collaborating with Israel and drug possession, shouts as he speaks with journalists after he was released by Le...(AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018 file photo, Ziad Itani, a Lebanese stage actor, who was indicted on charges of collaborating with Israel and drug possession, shouts as he speaks with journalists after he was released by Le...
    The New York-based Human Rights Watch is calling on Lebanese authorities to investigate allegations of torture made by a well-known actor who was detained and later exonerated of charges of spying for Israel.
    The New York-based Human Rights Watch is calling on Lebanese authorities to investigate allegations of torture made by a well-known actor who was detained and later exonerated of charges of spying for Israel.
  • Apparent protester removed ahead of Trump-Putin conference

    Apparent protester removed ahead of Trump-Putin conference

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:33:52 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:13:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). A man argues with a security staff on a protest poster prior to a press conference after the meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monda...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). A man argues with a security staff on a protest poster prior to a press conference after the meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monda...
    An apparent protester has been escorted out of a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    An apparent protester has been escorted out of a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
  • Malaysian lawmakers take oath, including indicted ex-leader

    Malaysian lawmakers take oath, including indicted ex-leader

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:30:21 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:59:01 GMT
    Malaysian lawmakers have taken their oath in Parliament, including former premier Najib Razak, who faces corruption charges in the scandal that led to his coalition's electoral defeat.
    Malaysian lawmakers have taken their oath in Parliament, including former premier Najib Razak, who faces corruption charges in the scandal that led to his coalition's electoral defeat.
  • Migrants disembark in Sicily after EU sharing plan reached

    Migrants disembark in Sicily after EU sharing plan reached

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:58:16 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:33:35 GMT
    (Francesco Ruta/ANSA via AP). Police check a migrant disembarked from Frontex ship "Protector" at the port of Pozzallo, Sicily, Italy, in the early hours of Monday, July 16, 2018. Migrants aboard two border patrol ships have disembarked in a Sicilian p...(Francesco Ruta/ANSA via AP). Police check a migrant disembarked from Frontex ship "Protector" at the port of Pozzallo, Sicily, Italy, in the early hours of Monday, July 16, 2018. Migrants aboard two border patrol ships have disembarked in a Sicilian p...
    Migrants aboard two border patrol ships have disembarked in a Sicilian port after a half-dozen European countries promised to take some of them in rather than have Italy process their asylum claims alone.
    Migrants aboard two border patrol ships have disembarked in a Sicilian port after a half-dozen European countries promised to take some of them in rather than have Italy process their asylum claims alone.
  • Syrian government, rebels clash over recon base near Israel

    Syrian government, rebels clash over recon base near Israel

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:18:25 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:09:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). In this Sunday, July 15, 2018 photo, a Syrian soldier stands guard at a checkpoint, in the eastern Ghouta region, near the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria. Arabic on the barrels reads, "Crown of the Arab Bashar", left, and " Ass...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). In this Sunday, July 15, 2018 photo, a Syrian soldier stands guard at a checkpoint, in the eastern Ghouta region, near the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria. Arabic on the barrels reads, "Crown of the Arab Bashar", left, and " Ass...
    Syrian government, rebels clash over a reconnaissance point near the Israeli-held Golan Heights.
    Syrian government, rebels clash over a reconnaissance point near the Israeli-held Golan Heights.
  • EU says Airbnb must change presentation after complaints

    EU says Airbnb must change presentation after complaints

    Monday, July 16 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:23:48 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:07:40 GMT
    The European Union is giving Airbnb until the end of August to answer some EU complaints that the U.S. company's pricing presentation does not meet EU consumer standards.
    The European Union is giving Airbnb until the end of August to answer some EU complaints that the U.S. company's pricing presentation does not meet EU consumer standards.
  • Pakistan rights group issues warning ahead of polls

    Pakistan rights group issues warning ahead of polls

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:59:31 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:06:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary). Supporters of Pakistani former prime minister Nawaz Sharif chant slogans for their leader in Lahore, Pakistan, Friday, July 13, 2018. Disgraced Sharif will be whisked away by helicopter to the federal capital of Islamabad when...(AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary). Supporters of Pakistani former prime minister Nawaz Sharif chant slogans for their leader in Lahore, Pakistan, Friday, July 13, 2018. Disgraced Sharif will be whisked away by helicopter to the federal capital of Islamabad when...
    Independent human rights commission issues dire warning ahead of polls as jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif appeals his 10-year prison sentence He was sentenced over purchases of luxury apartments in London.
    Independent human rights commission issues dire warning ahead of polls as jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif appeals his 10-year prison sentence He was sentenced over purchases of luxury apartments in London.
  • Egypt draft bill to immune senior military officers

    Egypt draft bill to immune senior military officers

    Monday, July 16 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:50:46 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:06:18 GMT
    Egypt's parliament has passed a draft bill that could immune senior military officers from future prosecution related to violence following the 2013 overthrow of an elected but divisive Islamist president.
    Egypt's parliament has passed a draft bill that could immune senior military officers from future prosecution related to violence following the 2013 overthrow of an elected but divisive Islamist president.
  • Finland protests: Human rights for all _ and save the planet

    Finland protests: Human rights for all _ and save the planet

    Monday, July 16 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:58:34 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:02:24 GMT
    (Onni Ojala/Lehtikuva via AP). Protesters hold a sign "Stop Putin In Ukraine, Save Europe" during a demonstration in Helsinki, Finland Monday, July 16, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin are scheduled to meet  in the Finnish ...(Onni Ojala/Lehtikuva via AP). Protesters hold a sign "Stop Putin In Ukraine, Save Europe" during a demonstration in Helsinki, Finland Monday, July 16, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin are scheduled to meet in the Finnish ...
    Activists used the summit in Helsinki between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin to hold two days of high-profile protests in the Finnish capital over a variety of grievances.
    Activists used the summit in Helsinki between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin to hold two days of high-profile protests in the Finnish capital over a variety of grievances.
  • Iran: If Trump wants to talk, he'll have to call

    Iran: If Trump wants to talk, he'll have to call

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:28:45 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:01:46 GMT
    Iran says if Trump wants to negotiate after pulling US out of nuclear deal, he'll have to call.
    Iran says if Trump wants to negotiate after pulling US out of nuclear deal, he'll have to call.
  • Trump: summit with Putin off to a 'very, very good start'

    Trump: summit with Putin off to a 'very, very good start'

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:15:12 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:53:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive at the airport in Helsinki, Finland, Sunday, July 15, 2018 on the eve of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive at the airport in Helsinki, Finland, Sunday, July 15, 2018 on the eve of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    Amid investigations and tensions, Trump and Putin ready to go 1-on-1.
    Amid investigations and tensions, Trump and Putin ready to go 1-on-1.
  • Saudi Arabia bans many video games after children's deaths

    Saudi Arabia bans many video games after children's deaths

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:48:12 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:34:03 GMT
    Saudi Arabia says it's banning a long list of popular video games after allegations surfaced that two children killed themselves after being encouraged to do so in an online game.
    Saudi Arabia says it's banning a long list of popular video games after allegations surfaced that two children killed themselves after being encouraged to do so in an online game.
  • Egypt's parliament passes contentious bills regulating media

    Egypt's parliament passes contentious bills regulating media

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:03:14 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:08:43 GMT
    Egypt's parliament has passed three controversial draft bills regulating the press and media.
    Egypt's parliament has passed three controversial draft bills regulating the press and media.
  • The Latest: Supporters cheer as Trump nears Helsinki hotel

    The Latest: Supporters cheer as Trump nears Helsinki hotel

    Sunday, July 15 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-07-15 13:22:39 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:05:28 GMT
    (Andrew Milligan/PA via AP). U.S. President Donald Trump drives a golf buggy on his golf course at Turnberry golf club, in Turnberry, Scotland, Sunday, July 15, 2018. President Trump and the First Lady spent the weekend in Scotland, as part of their vi...(Andrew Milligan/PA via AP). U.S. President Donald Trump drives a golf buggy on his golf course at Turnberry golf club, in Turnberry, Scotland, Sunday, July 15, 2018. President Trump and the First Lady spent the weekend in Scotland, as part of their vi...
    President Donald Trump's ambassador to Moscow says he hopes Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin have "a detailed conversation about where we might be able to find some overlapping and shared interests.".
    President Donald Trump's ambassador to Moscow says he hopes Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin have "a detailed conversation about where we might be able to find some overlapping and shared interests.".
  • Gunmen attack village, kill 12 in northeastern Mali

    Gunmen attack village, kill 12 in northeastern Mali

    Monday, July 16 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:00:11 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-07-16 17:03:13 GMT
    A Tuareg leader says that gunmen have killed at least 12 civilians after an attack in Mali's northeastern village of Injagalane near the country's border with Niger.
    A Tuareg leader says that gunmen have killed at least 12 civilians after an attack in Mali's northeastern village of Injagalane near the country's border with Niger.
  • Italy's Salvini doesn't exclude EU veto on Russia sanctions

    Italy's Salvini doesn't exclude EU veto on Russia sanctions

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:09:07 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:45:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, right, and Evelina Christillin in the stands prior to the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, right, and Evelina Christillin in the stands prior to the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July...
    Italy's populist government is hoping to convince the European Union to lift sanctions against Russia but won't rule out using its veto if diplomacy fails.
    Italy's populist government is hoping to convince the European Union to lift sanctions against Russia but won't rule out using its veto if diplomacy fails.
  • Russian bots, trolls test waters ahead of US midterms

    Russian bots, trolls test waters ahead of US midterms

    Sunday, July 15 2018 5:09 PM EDT2018-07-15 21:09:44 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:37:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell). Bubbles float past St. Basil's Cathedral in Red Square, during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Friday, July 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell). Bubbles float past St. Basil's Cathedral in Red Square, during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Friday, July 13, 2018.
    Russian bots and trolls are deploying increasingly sophisticated and targeted tools ahead of the U.S. midterm elections in November.
    Russian bots and trolls are deploying increasingly sophisticated and targeted tools ahead of the U.S. midterm elections in November.
  • Egypt lawmakers decry bill 'selling' foreigners citizenship

    Egypt lawmakers decry bill 'selling' foreigners citizenship

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:05:12 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:35:26 GMT
    Egypt's parliament has backed a draft bill that grants foreigners citizenship if they deposit the sum of at least 7 million Egyptian pounds, or about $391,000, in a local bank, save it there for five years and...
    Egypt's parliament has backed a draft bill that grants foreigners citizenship if they deposit the sum of at least 7 million Egyptian pounds, or about $391,000, in a local bank, save it there for five years and reside in the country during that period.
  • Iran arrests 46 in fresh crackdowns on Instagram models

    Iran arrests 46 in fresh crackdowns on Instagram models

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:08:51 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-07-16 16:23:52 GMT
    Report: Authorities arrest 46 in crackdown on models in Iran.
    Report: Authorities arrest 46 in crackdown on models in Iran.
  • Finland feels the heat during Trump-Putin summit

    Finland feels the heat during Trump-Putin summit

    Monday, July 16 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:38:42 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:49:55 GMT
    (Ronni Rekomaa/Lehtikuva via AP). The plane carrying Russian President Vladimir Putin lands at the Helsinki airport in Vantaa, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018. Putin arrived for his meeting with US President Donald Trump.(Ronni Rekomaa/Lehtikuva via AP). The plane carrying Russian President Vladimir Putin lands at the Helsinki airport in Vantaa, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018. Putin arrived for his meeting with US President Donald Trump.
    Never mind the responsibility of hosting a historic summit, Finland is sweating under an unusual heatwave.
    Never mind the responsibility of hosting a historic summit, Finland is sweating under an unusual heatwave.
  • Russia on a high as World Cup wraps; Putin's problems remain

    Russia on a high as World Cup wraps; Putin's problems remain

    Sunday, July 15 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-07-15 15:02:51 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-07-16 15:25:47 GMT
    (Yuri Kadobnov/Pool Photo via AP). Croatian President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, left, presents a T-shirt to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.(Yuri Kadobnov/Pool Photo via AP). Croatian President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, left, presents a T-shirt to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 15, 2018.
    The World Cup has bathed Russians and their country in a rosy light, but after the monthlong party ends and foreigners leave, President Vladimir Putin will be left with a pension crisis and unusually low ratings.
    The World Cup has bathed Russians and their country in a rosy light, but after the monthlong party ends and foreigners leave, President Vladimir Putin will be left with a pension crisis and unusually low ratings.
  • Netanyahu visits southern region following Gaza escalation

    Netanyahu visits southern region following Gaza escalation

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:58:45 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-07-16 14:35:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Palestinians rush to check the place following an Israeli airstrike hits a governmental building in Gaza City , Saturday, July 14, 2018. The Israeli military carried out its largest daytime airstrike campaign in Gaza since the ...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Palestinians rush to check the place following an Israeli airstrike hits a governmental building in Gaza City , Saturday, July 14, 2018. The Israeli military carried out its largest daytime airstrike campaign in Gaza since the ...
    Israel's Netanyahu visits southern region near Gaza, warns that Israel is engaged in a 'lengthy battle'.
    Israel's Netanyahu visits southern region near Gaza, warns that Israel is engaged in a 'lengthy battle'.
  • Cease-fire holds after day of intense Israel-Hamas fighting

    Cease-fire holds after day of intense Israel-Hamas fighting

    Sunday, July 15 2018 1:47 AM EDT2018-07-15 05:47:19 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:00:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian man runs for cover as a smoke raises in the background following an Israeli airstrike hits a governmental building in Gaza City , Saturday, July 14, 2018. The Israeli military carried out its largest daytime airst...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian man runs for cover as a smoke raises in the background following an Israeli airstrike hits a governmental building in Gaza City , Saturday, July 14, 2018. The Israeli military carried out its largest daytime airst...
    Israeli military lifts restrictions along Gaza border, indicating it's accepted Egypt-mediated cease-fire.
    Israeli military lifts restrictions along Gaza border, indicating it's accepted Egypt-mediated cease-fire.
  • Israeli company plans lunar landing next year

    Israeli company plans lunar landing next year

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-07-10 13:18:25 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-07-16 12:40:06 GMT
    An Israeli company says it will soon attempt to become the first non-governmental organization to land a spacecraft on the moon.
    An Israeli company says it will soon attempt to become the first non-governmental organization to land a spacecraft on the moon.
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  • Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

    Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:08:46 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:45:49 GMT
    Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't believe Holocaust denial content should be banned from Facebook. (Source: CNN)Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't believe Holocaust denial content should be banned from Facebook. (Source: CNN)

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

  • Civil rights legend Meredith says he's on a mission from God

    Civil rights legend Meredith says he's on a mission from God

    Friday, July 20 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-07-20 12:41:38 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:45:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This June 27, 2018 photo shows civil rights activist James Meredith in Jackson, Miss. “I've been in the God business all my life,” Meredith says. “Ole Miss to me was nothing but a mission from God. The Meredith March Agains...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This June 27, 2018 photo shows civil rights activist James Meredith in Jackson, Miss. “I've been in the God business all my life,” Meredith says. “Ole Miss to me was nothing but a mission from God. The Meredith March Agains...
    Civil rights legend James Meredith says he's on a new mission from God.
    Civil rights legend James Meredith says he's on a new mission from God.
  • More than 300 older children split at border are reunited

    More than 300 older children split at border are reunited

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:32:13 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-07-20 16:45:32 GMT
    The Trump administration says it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with the parents after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds before a court-imposed deadline of next Thursday.
    The Trump administration says it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with the parents after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds before a court-imposed deadline of next Thursday.
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