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Unable to ban rap music, Putin aims to 'direct' it

MOSCOW – Alarm-ed by the growing popularity of rap among Russian youth, President Vladimir Putin wants cultural leaders to devise...

December 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Weekly Paris rally smaller, less violent

PARIS – Tear gas billowed Saturday across the protest-scarred Champs-Elysees after a day of largely peaceful demonstrations in...

December 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Rules push emissions limits forward

KATOWICE, Poland – Weary climate negotiators limped across the finish line Saturday after days of round-the-clock talks, striking...

December 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Ukraine creates new Orthodox church

KIEV, Ukraine – Ukrainian Orthodox leaders on Saturday approved the creation of a unified church independent of the Moscow...

December 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Australia recognizes west Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Australia has decided to formally recognize west Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

December 15, 2018 11:42 am


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Tear gas on Champs-Elysees but fewer Paris protesters seen

Tear gas billowed Saturday across the French capital's protest-scarred Champs-Elysees.

December 15, 2018 11:35 am


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Brexit debate needs a change of tone, Anglican bishops say

Anglican leaders urged politicians and the public to insert civility into the debate.

December 15, 2018 10:14 am


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Greek protest against Macedonia deal ends in violence

Police in northern Greece have used tear gas and water cannon to disperse anti-government protesters opposed to a proposed agreement with...

December 14, 2018 3:40 pm


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Pompeo condemns China's detention of 2 Canadians

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the detention of two Canadian citizens in China is unlawful and is calling for them...

December 14, 2018 2:20 pm


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Truck veers off road in Nepal, killing at least 16

KATHMANDU, Nepal -- A truck veered off a mountain road in Nepal on Friday, killing at least 16 people and injuring many others.

December 14, 2018 1:40 pm


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Police kill suspect in market attack

STRASBOURG, France – A man suspected of being the gunman who killed three people near a Christmas market in Strasbourg died in a...

December 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Senate rebukes Saudis on Khashoggi, Yemen

WASHINGTON – Senators voted Thursday to recommend that the U.S. end its assistance to Saudi Arabia for the war in Yemen and put...

December 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Iran hackers hunt emails of US officials

LONDON – As President Donald Trump re-imposed harsh economic sanctions on Iran last month, hackers scrambled to break into...

December 14, 2018 1:00 am


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US House labels atrocities against Rohingya genocide

WASHINGTON – The House overwhelmingly approved a resolution Thursday to label the deadly persecution of a Muslim minority group in...

December 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Accused Russian secret agent pleads guilty

WASHINGTON -- A woman accused of being a secret agent for the Russian government has pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge in federal court...

December 13, 2018 12:05 pm