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Pompeo: Resist China's demands to repatriate fleeing Uighurs New! 2019-09-22 12:36:26UNITED NATIONS (AP) - America's top diplomat says Central Asian nations should reject Chinese demands to repatriate ethnic minorities to China, where

Donald Trump: Joe Biden discussed in Ukraine call New! 2019-09-22 11:39:39President Trump on Sunday appeared to confirm reports he spoke about former Vice President Joseph R. Biden during a July 25 call with Ukrainian Presid

Lindsey Graham calls for Biden-Ukraine Justice Department probe New! 2019-09-22 11:00:53Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham on Sunday called for a Justice Department investigation of the Biden-Ukraine connection. The South

Chris Murphy: Ukraine whistleblower 'has to come forward' New! 2019-09-22 10:55:01Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut said the whistleblower who raised concerns about President Trump's conversation with Ukraine's new president should

Trump's Sunday: Modi rally in Texas, Morrison event New! 2019-09-22 10:22:12WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is joining a Texas welcome party for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who's visiting the United States a

Boris Johnson heads to UN, urging world to New! 2019-09-22 10:18:36LONDON (AP) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson headed for the United Nations in New York on Sunday to argue that post-Brexit Britain will be a dynamic wor

Adam Schiff: Donald Trump withholding Ukraine aid for New! 2019-09-22 09:49:25House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff on Sunday said if President Trump withheld military aid to compel Ukraine to dig up dirt on former V

Mike Pompeo: 'World's responsibility' to confront Iran New! 2019-09-22 09:34:14Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said it's the "world's responsibility" to work together and rein in an increasingly hostile Iran, again s

Donald Trump: Ukraine call 'largely congratulatory' New! 2019-09-22 09:12:24President Trump said Sunday his July call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky was "absolutely perfect," pushing back at reports he used it t

Justin Trudeau 'brownface' scandal damage limited New! 2019-09-22 07:58:50TORONTO — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau acknowledged that he let down his supporters - and all Canadians of color - by appearing years

WHO raises fears of Tanzania Ebola cover-up New! 2019-09-22 07:42:23JOHANNESBURG — The World Health Organization has issued an unusual statement raising questions about whether Tanzania is covering up possible ca

Hassan Rouhani, Iran president, vows to lead Persian New! 2019-09-22 06:55:03TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's president said Sunday his country should lead regional security in the strategic Persian Gulf and warned against the pres

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Biden calls for transcript of Trump's phone call 2019-09-21 15:20:26U.S. President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former vice-president Joe Biden, a person familiar w

Greta Thunberg, other activists, deliver messages at UN 2019-09-21 09:23:57The first UN youth climate summit kicked off in New York City on Saturday with a panel of speakers that include 16-year-old Swedish environmental acti

Iraq detains suspect in minibus bombing that killed 2019-09-21 07:07:05Iraq's prime minister says security forces have detained a man suspected of detonating a bomb on a minibus packed with passengers outside the Shia&nb

Bus with Chinese tourists crashes in Utah, 4 2019-09-21 06:04:11A tour bus has crashed on a highway in southern Utah, killing four people from China and injuring dozens more.

Egypt protesters call on el-Sissi to step down 2019-09-21 05:45:15Rare, anti-government protests broke out in Egypt Friday night calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to step down.

Hong Kong's deep divide: Months of protests take 2019-09-21 04:00:00Young protesters' passion for the democratic future of Hong Kong is causing deep family rifts, particularly with older generations who disagree with

'We have no voice': Why Washington residents want 2019-09-21 04:00:00Washington, D.C., is the capital of the United States, but through a quirk of U.S. history, its residents don't have a say in the laws of the land.

Pro-Beijing groups tear down Hong Kong's protest walls, 2019-09-20 22:57:59Groups of China supporters pulled down "Lennon Walls" of anti-government protest messages across Hong Kong on Saturday, raising the possibility of c

U.S. sending more troops to Saudi Arabia, UAE 2019-09-20 19:37:16The Pentagon says the U.S. will deploy additional troops and military equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to beef up security in re

Three Mile Island nuclear plant closes down 2019-09-20 18:52:31Three Mile Island, the 1979 site of the United States's worst commercial nuclear power accident, was shut down Friday by its energy giant owner.

U.S. political battle escalates over whistleblower complaint about 2019-09-20 17:43:43A political battle over a classified whistleblower complaint about U.S. President Donald Trump escalated on Friday, with Democrats warning of a nation

Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its 2019-09-20 15:32:26Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs in the U.S. following a string of mysterious illnesses

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Canada's Justin Trudeau says he's evolved since wearing 2019-09-21 08:00:06The scandal over Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's brownface photos raises questions about the authenticity of his commitment to identity politics and

Mired in post-election deadlock, Israelis face the prospect 2019-09-21 06:00:08Publication of the official results of Israel's Tuesday election, three days after balloting ended, did little to challenge the conventional wisdom t

History buff finds ships that sank in 1878 2019-09-21 03:46:03A diver and maritime history buff has found two schooners that collided and sank into the cold depths of northern Lake Michigan more than 140 years ag

Pentagon to boost air defenses in Saudi Arabia 2019-09-20 20:46:02The modest response, announced after the White House added new sanctions to Iran's Central Bank, reflects an attempt to keep mounting tensions from e

California sues Trump over revoking state's authority to 2019-09-20 16:06:18California's unique authority to set its own tailpipe emissions standards has made the state an environmental leader and irked the Trump administrati

Global climate strikes: Protesters rally around the world 2019-09-20 15:20:11Walkouts are taking place worldwide Friday calling for action on climate change in a youth-led movement for renewable energy and carbon-neutral goals.

Saudi Arabia says it's 'willing and able' to 2019-09-20 14:19:49Is Saudi Arabia 'willing and able' to respond to Iran? Yes, it says.

'Fridays for Future' | Global call to action 2019-09-20 09:49:49

Newsletter: Young and driven to save the planet 2019-09-20 08:00:10The kids are not all right with global warming, as protests today call for action.

The global climate strike could make history. Here's 2019-09-20 07:00:21On Friday, 5,000 youth-led demonstrations in 156 countries — 100-plus in California — will demand government action to end reliance on

Q&A: What is the U.N. climate change summit? 2019-09-20 06:00:25The U.N. Climate Change Summit will kick off next week in New York. What is it, and what do its organizers hope to accomplish?

China: FedEx pilot suspected of 'smuggling weapons' 2019-09-20 02:59:14FedEx says one of its pilots was detained in China after an item was found in his luggage before he boarded a commercial flight.

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Iranian held by Somali pirates since 2015 freed New! 2019-09-22 04:31:31An Iranian sailor held hostage by Somali pirates was dying of malnutrition, a former British army officer who helped negotiate his release told Reuter

Iran to present plan for Gulf security at New! 2019-09-22 04:13:18Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will present a plan for creating security in the Gulf in cooperation with other countries in the region when he atten

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor New! 2019-09-22 04:13:18Iran will pursue any aggressor, even if it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Sa

Hong Kong riot police curb airport protest after New! 2019-09-22 04:11:57Hong Kong riot police took up position at the main rail station serving the airport on Sunday to prevent a new anti-government protest targeting air t

EU's Juncker says he is convinced Brexit will New! 2019-09-22 04:09:35EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said he is convinced Brexit will happen, reiterating that if Britain left the European Union without a

Spain's Socialist party would maintain lead, polls show New! 2019-09-22 03:56:40Spain's Socialist party would win a November election and gain more seats, two polls showed on Sunday, but it would fall short of a majority and woul

Saudi Arabia says if attack launched from Iran, 2019-09-22 02:57:25If an investigation shows that last week's attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities was launched from Iranian territory, the kingdom would consider it

Australia offers Trump only limited commitment on Iran: 2019-09-22 01:44:39Australia is not getting involved with the United States in its pursuit of aims in relation to Iran, beyond a commitment to freedom of navigation in t

Saudi Arabia tells Japan's biggest refiner about possible 2019-09-21 23:39:20Saudi state oil firm Aramco has told Japanese refiner JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy about a possible change in shipment, raising concern about the king

Colombia's Duque seeks international sanctions on Venezuela to 2019-09-21 20:32:03Colombian President Ivan Duque called on Saturday for coordinated international sanctions targeting Venezuela to help stop President Nicolas Maduro's

Inside Saudi Arabia's response to a raid on 2019-09-21 20:13:52Saudi Arabia's newly appointed energy minister was in London when he learned in the middle of the night of the largest-ever attack on the kingdom&rsq

Battered Trudeau gets brief reprieve amid Canada blackface 2019-09-21 20:11:12Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau got his first day out of the spotlight on Saturday after being hammered for images showing him in blackface, wh

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Paris Tutankhamun show sets new record for visitor New! 2019-09-22 13:04:07A blockbuster Tutankhamun show set a new all-time French record Sunday, with 1.42 million visitors flocking to see the exhibition in Paris, the organi

Tens of thousands march for ban on abortions New! 2019-09-22 12:54:46Tens of thousands marched in Slovakia's capital on Sunday calling for a total ban on abortions in the predominantly Catholic central European country

Sudan's new PM launches investigation into protesters' deaths New! 2019-09-22 12:42:10Sudan's newly appointed prime minister launched an independent investigation into a deadly crackdown on protesters in June, which killed dozens of pe

Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola, WHO says New! 2019-09-22 12:32:12Tanzania is refusing to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a rare public rebuke as the

Burundi govt accuses Catholic bishops of spreading 'hatred' New! 2019-09-22 12:14:45Catholic bishops in Burundi came under fire from authorities for "spitting venomous hatred" over a damning message read out in churches Sunday denou

Decisive Rugby World Cup wins for Ireland and New! 2019-09-22 11:47:08Ireland and England pulled off decisive wins in their Rugby World Cup openers on Sunday, while Italy struggled somewhat against minnows Namibia.

Iranians fatalistic as Trump threatens 'most severe sanctions' New! 2019-09-22 10:47:12US President Donald Trump said on Friday that he wanted to adopt "the most severe sanctions ever imposed" against Iran. His threats come as no surpr

Split by Brexit, Labour kicks off conference showdown New! 2019-09-22 10:33:34Britain's main opposition Labour Party will begin the daunting task of forming a coherent Brexit plan at its annual conference on Sunday, with polls

Travel firm Thomas Cook teeters on edge as New! 2019-09-22 10:09:45More than 600,000 travelers with Thomas Cook were on edge Sunday wondering if they will be able to get home as one of the world's oldest and largest

Swiss hold high-altitude wake for lost Alpine glacier New! 2019-09-22 08:10:43Dozens of people dressed in black went on a “funeral march” up a steep Swiss mountainside on Sunday to mark the disappearance of an Alpine

Israel's potential kingmaker says not backing Netanyahu or New! 2019-09-22 06:11:12Potential kingmaker Avigdor Lieberman said Sunday he will not back either Benjamin Netanyahu or Benny Gantz for Israeli prime minister, just hours aft

Hong Kong protesters smash subway station as unrest New! 2019-09-22 06:08:44Protesters in Hong Kong vandalized a subway station Sunday, smashing surveillance cameras and electronic ticket sensors, as pro-democracy demonstratio

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Medical breakthrough finds Alzheimer’s patients can be identified New! 2019-09-22 13:22:45 People suffering from a certain form of Alzheimer’s or dementia can be identified by their walk, according to groundbreaking medical research.

‘Is this a joke?’ Times claim that MI6 New! 2019-09-22 13:12:13 As Britain’s Prince Andrew remains a key figure in the Epstein abuse scandal, the Times UK has added their own favorite twist to the story &nda

Israel in limbo: ‘Kingmaker’ Lieberman refuses to endorse New! 2019-09-22 13:12:00 Uncertainty is growing in Israel after the indecisive parliamentary election, as Avigdor Lieberman, who leads a party which has a key position in for

UK-flagged tanker Stena Impero to be released ‘soon’ New! 2019-09-22 13:07:52 A British-flagged tanker detained by Iran in mid-July will be released soon, according to a Fars news report citing an Iranian maritime official. Rea

US beats Switzerland in ‘richest nation’ rating, while New! 2019-09-22 11:32:42 The US is now the world’s richest nation, beating the Swiss, while the rest of the world is losing its wealth, falling victim to the political

What lies beneath: ‘Lost’ Picasso revealed 100 years New! 2019-09-22 11:24:40 New imaging technology has carefully reconstructed a never-before-seen Picasso painting that the artist covered beneath one of his most famous pieces

Saudi Aramco may recover from attacks soon, but New! 2019-09-22 11:16:36 Saudi Arabia hopes state oil company Aramco, which suffered from last week’s drone attack, will be valued at 2 trillion dollars in its IPO list

Hong Kong protesters ransack mall, clash in street New! 2019-09-22 10:44:00 Thousands of masked protesters descended on a Hong Kong satellite town, vandalizing a mall and rail stations. Clashes with police ensued in nearby st

Hotel evacuated & streets closed as fire breaks New! 2019-09-22 10:11:00 A Hyatt Centric hotel was evacuated and some streets cordoned off near New York’s Times Square after a fire broke out in a building on West 45t

Parents shocked as UK schools teach 6-10yo kids New! 2019-09-22 09:20:04 Parents in Britain are outraged after more than 240 primary schools introduced lessons on “self-stimulation” for children as young as six

‘We don’t need aircraft carriers, we need weapons New! 2019-09-22 08:34:26 The US may have a military budget that far exceeds that of Russia, but it doesn’t matter since the Russian military is there to defend the coun

Lights on for the Dark Knight: Bat-signals shine New! 2019-09-22 07:09:29 Bat-signals were projected onto skyscrapers across the world to celebrate 80 years of the Dark Knight on Saturday, with thousands of fans paying homa

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Paris climate march organisers calls for protest end 2019-09-21 11:08:15 Organisers of a climate march in Paris on Saturday urged protesters to call it quits after violent clashes between police and radical activists who a

Bus with Chinese tourists crashes in Utah; 4 2019-09-21 09:39:12

Hong Kong police, protesters clash in 16th weekend 2019-09-21 07:23:58Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at small groups of hardcore activists who had built barricades in the outlying town of Tuen Mun, some of them

Iran says new US sanctions target Iranians' access 2019-09-21 06:07:45Iran's foreign minister on Saturday denounced renewed US sanctions against its central bank as an attempt to deny ordinary Iranians access to food an

Trump slams 'partisan' whistleblower, Biden pushes back 2019-09-21 05:02:49US President Donald Trump on Friday vigorously rejected a whistleblower's claim of wrongdoing, amid reports he used a call with Ukraine's president

Iran's Guard says ready for 'any scenario' amid 2019-09-21 04:46:52The chief of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard says his forces are ready for combat and "any scenario'' as the country's nuclear deal with worl

Hurricane Lorena skirts east coast of Mexico's Baja 2019-09-21 00:48:19Hurricane Lorena skirted along the east coast of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula late Friday, prompting new warnings and watches for coastal areas

Thousands of Paris police deployed over 'yellow vest' 2019-09-21 00:00:24rope

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China says Maldives is not 'mired in a 2019-09-20 22:36:11The Maldives are not "mired in a Chinese debt trap", the Chinese government's top diplomat told the visiting Maldivian foreign minister, amid fears

NYC mayor quits race for White House 2019-09-20 22:08:44vowed to "tax the hell" out of the wealthy to pay for it.However, his campaign never gained traction.

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Democrats denonuce Trump allegations, but Pelosi stops short New! 2019-09-22 13:17:24Trump said the latest allegations from a government whistleblower are “just as ridiculous as the others,” branding it “the Ukraine W

Calgary program that combats radicalization evolves to help New! 2019-09-22 13:10:30ReDirect was set up to deal with people leaving for overseas to fight for ISIS. It now helps those with violent ideologies, socially awkward youth or

‘We’ve got open doors’: Texas lures Western Canadian New! 2019-09-22 13:04:54Texas realtor Robert Graham says 15,000 brochures have been delivered in Alberta, Saskatchewan and British Columbia so far, enticing businesses with a

Stena Impero, U.K. tanker seized by Iran, to New! 2019-09-22 12:41:28The British-flagged tanker was detained by Iran on July 19.

Trump to join India’s PM at ‘Howdy Modi’ New! 2019-09-22 12:21:50Tens of thousands of Indian Americans were expected at a Houston rally — “Howdy Modi!” — on Sunday.

Canadian businesses review safety policies abroad in midst New! 2019-09-22 12:16:24The disruptions forced employers to examine who should travel, when they should go and even consider if travel is required at all.

Airdrie man fears for family’s safety amid Egypt New! 2019-09-22 11:46:01Hassan Ismail came to Canada from Egypt six years ago but almost all his family still lives in that country.

Boris Johnson urges world leaders to see beyond New! 2019-09-22 11:23:10Johnson is likely to be dogged by Brexit throughout his three-day trip to the General Assembly, the U.N.’s annual gathering of world leaders.

Albania inspects damage after earthquake, sees more than New! 2019-09-22 08:32:56Many people fled their homes when the quake hit at 4:04 p.m., with at least 500 spending the night in temporary shelters.

Irish border controls needed in no-deal Brexit: European New! 2019-09-22 08:17:01Juncker told Sky News on Sunday the EU has to “make sure that the interests of the European Union and of the internal market will be preserved.&

Cory Booker could end 2020 U.S. presidential bid 2019-09-21 13:30:02In a memo made public Saturday, Demissie said the New Jersey senator needed to raise an additional $1.7 million by Sept. 30 to remain competitive in t

Florida man becomes fifth death linked to Tropical 2019-09-21 13:29:45Jefferson County spokeswoman Allison Getz said Saturday that 52-year-old Mark Dukaj, of Florida, was found dead Thursday in his stranded pickup truck.

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