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18 dead after 2 blasts, gunfire rock Somalia's capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia -- Two car bomb blasts rocked Somalia's capital on Friday evening, followed by gunfire, police said, and an ambulance...

February 23, 2018 1:30 pm


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Myanmar parliament approves $15 million for border fence

Myanmar's parliament has approved a budget of about $15 million for the construction of a fence and related projects along the border with...

February 23, 2018 1:30 pm


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French recover stolen Degas painting from bus

PARIS -- French customs officers have found an impressionist painting by Edgar Degas stowed on a bus, more than eight years after it was...

February 23, 2018 1:20 pm


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Trump announces 'largest ever' sanctions against North Korea

WASHINGTON -- The United States will impose the "largest ever" set of sanctions on North Korea, President Trump said Friday.

February 23, 2018 10:50 am


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Vonn scatters ashes of grandfather in S. Korea

JEONGSEON, South Korea – Lindsey Vonn came to South Korea with the goal of taking home an Olympic medal and leaving something even...

February 23, 2018 1:00 am


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Russian oligarch an 'ideal villain'

MOSCOW – Thirty years ago, he was in prison. A decade ago, he was serving fancy meals to President Vladimir Putin. A week ago, he...

February 23, 2018 1:00 am


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Oxfam charity suspended in Haiti over sexual misconduct

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Aid group Oxfam Great Britain will be suspended from operating in Haiti for the next two months pending an...

February 23, 2018 1:00 am


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Leaders seek cease-fire as Syrian strikes go on

BEIRUT – World leaders called Thursday for an urgent cease-fire in Syria as government forces pounded the opposition-controlled...

February 23, 2018 1:00 am


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Neanderthal-made art found in Spanish caves

From the murky depths of Spanish caves comes a surprising insight: Neanderthals created art.

February 23, 2018 1:00 am


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Trump Jr.'s foreign policy speech in India boosts concerns

Donald Trump Jr. was slated to speak Friday evening on "Reshaping Indo-Pacific Ties: The Era of Cooperation."

February 23, 2018 9:16 am


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Haiti suspends Oxfam pending investigation into sexual abuse

Oxfam Great Britain will be suspended from operating in Haiti for the next two months pending an investigation into allegations of sexual...

February 22, 2018 6:30 pm


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Runaway cow in Poland dies 'from stress' after recapture

A runaway cow that avoided captivity for weeks died Thursday after it was caught and put on a truck to be taken to a farm, a local official...

February 22, 2018 3:00 pm


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Parents: 101 Nigerian girls missing after Boko Haram attack

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria -- More than 100 girls are still missing three days after suspected Boko Haram extremists attacked their school in...

February 22, 2018 1:40 pm


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Montenegro: Man threw grenade at US Embassy then killed self

PODGORICA, Montenegro – An attacker threw a hand grenade at the U.S. Embassy in Montenegro's capital and then killed himself with...

February 22, 2018 1:30 am


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Damascus hospitals choked

BEIRUT – Doctors in Syria's rebel-controlled suburbs of Damascus said Wednesday they were unable to keep up with the staggering...

February 22, 2018 1:00 am