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Tarp roofs litter Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Hurricane Maria ripped away part of the steel roof from Carmen Lidia Torres Mercado's home in the Puerto...

June 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Sexual abuse rampant in prisons of US ally

CAIRO – The torturers followed a schedule.

June 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday marijuana will be legal nationwide on October 17.

June 20, 2018 4:20 pm


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Study: Plastic will pile up in wake of China recycling ban

China's decision to stop accepting plastic waste from other countries is causing plastic to pile up around the globe.

June 20, 2018 3:20 pm


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Pope backs US bishops who called border separations immoral

Pope Francis is backing the Catholic bishops in the United States who have condemned the practice of separating children from their parents.

June 20, 2018 3:00 pm


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Russia says US plans for space force herald new arms race

The Russian Foreign Ministry has expressed concern about U.S. plans to create a separate space force, saying that taking weapons into space...

June 20, 2018 10:50 am


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Macedonian parliament ratifies name deal with Greece

Macedonia's parliament on Wednesday comfortably ratified a deal with neighboring Greece signed last weekend to end a decades-long dispute...

June 20, 2018 10:50 am


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US exit from UN body about 'self-government'

The U.S. national security adviser has defended the Trump administration's decision to pull out of the United Nations Human Rights Council.

June 20, 2018 10:30 am


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After 74 years, twin buried beside brother

COLLEVILLE-SURMER, France – For decades, he was known only as Unknown X-9352 at a World War II American cemetery in Belgium where...

June 20, 2018 1:00 am


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Korean War remains to return to US

WASHINGTON  – The American military command in South Korea is preparing for the North Koreans to turn over the remains of an...

June 20, 2018 1:00 am


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Macron scolds impertinent teen in video

PARIS – A video of French President Emmanuel Macron admonishing a teenager who called him by a nickname went viral on social media...

June 20, 2018 1:00 am


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Yemeni officials say fighting rages around Hodeida airport

Fierce fighting raged outside the airport of the vital Yemeni city of Hodeida, pitting thousands of pro-government fighters backed by a...

June 19, 2018 11:00 am


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Macedonian parliament starts debate on name deal with Greece

Macedonia's parliament has started debating a law ratifying the agreement with Greece under which the country will rename itself "North...

June 19, 2018 10:50 am


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Trump threatens China with bigger tariffs

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump directed the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese...

June 19, 2018 1:00 am