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Kuwait raises security levels at ports amid Mideast 2019-09-20 06:56:23KHURAIS, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Kuwait raised the security levels at its ports Friday given regional tensions following an attack on Saudi Arabia's oil

Rights group praises Serbia war crimes court rape 2019-09-20 06:21:10BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) - A Serbian court has sentenced a former special police member to eight years in prison for raping a Bosniak woman during the 19

NKorea welcomes Trump's call for 'new method' in 2019-09-20 05:14:04SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea on Friday praised President Donald Trump for saying Washington may pursue an unspecified "new method" in nucle

Iraq's stability on the line as US, Iran 2019-09-20 03:25:08BAGHDAD (AP) - As the United States and Israel escalate their push to contain Iranian influence in the Middle East, countries in Tehran's orbit are f

Kiribati cuts ties with Taiwan, presaging switch to 2019-09-20 02:07:00TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - The Pacific island nation of Kiribati cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan on Friday, becoming the second country to do so this week

Lawyer says US bid to extradite North Korean 2019-09-20 01:25:29KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - A lawyer for a North Korean man facing potential extradition from Malaysia to the United States to face money laundering

Australia's Morrison coming for Trump's 2nd state visit 2019-09-20 00:33:40WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are welcoming Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jenny, to t

From Australia to Europe, climate protesters hit the 2019-09-19 22:07:06BERLIN (AP) - Hundreds of thousands of protesters in Australia, many of them children who skipped school, kicked off a day of demonstrations around th

Cuban diplomats expelled from U.S. over 'influence operations' 2019-09-19 21:26:43WASHINGTON — The U.S. announced Thursday that it is expelling two Cuban diplomats and restricting travel of members of Cuba's permanent mission

Zalmay Khalilzad, Trump envoy, keeps door open to 2019-09-19 21:25:50President Trump has declared peace talks with Taliban militants in Afghanistan in America's longest war were "dead" earlier this month, but his top

Justin Trudeau under siege as new blackface images 2019-09-19 20:10:05Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in full backpedaling mode Thursday as his carefully curated liberal image — and his reelection hopes

Iran threatens 'all-out war' as Donald Trump trades 2019-09-19 19:34:50The Trump administration Thursday tried to pull back from the brink of confrontation with Tehran even as top Iranian officials warned they would respo

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Kiribati cuts diplomatic ties with Taiwan, second Pacific 2019-09-20 07:52:47The Pacific island nation of Kiribati cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan on Friday, becoming the second country to do so this week and strengthening Beij

The week in pictures, Sept. 14 - Sept. 2019-09-20 07:26:59Here's a selection of the most amazing images captured around the world in the past seven days. Enjoy!

‘Sonic weapon’ used on diplomats in Cuba may 2019-09-20 06:27:41The mysterious high-pitched buzzing sound associated with the so-called "sonic attacks" on nearly 40 U.S. and Canadian diplomats living in Cuba

Attack on Saudi Arabia oil field would likely 2019-09-20 06:07:14Saudi Arabia defended itself as well as possible from the recent massive attack on its oil facilities -- an attack that the U.S. has bl

In climate-change fight, college student launches push to 2019-09-19 21:42:29A Canadian college student is asking other young people to forgo having children in an effort to get their governments to take serious steps to a

Netanyahu's chief rival, Gantz, rejects PM's appeal for 2019-09-19 18:07:01Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's direct rival, Benny Gantz, rejected the leader’s appeal to form a unity government

South Korean police ID possible serial killer responsible 2019-09-19 14:15:39Police in South Korea say they’ve identified a possible serial killer responsible for the murder of nine women nearly 30 years ago. 

Jerry strengthens into a hurricane, eyes Puerto Rico 2019-09-19 14:06:06Tropical Storm Jerry strengthened into a hurricane Thursday morning and is expected to pass north of Puerto Rico on Saturday and east of the Bahamas o

Turkey chemical factory explosion launches metal tank into 2019-09-19 13:17:50A metal tank exploded and launched into the sky Wednesday after a raging fire engulfed a chemical factory in Istanbul, injuring two firefighters battl

French chateau robbed of $2.2M in jewels, cash, 2019-09-19 12:09:26At least $2.2 million worth of jewels and money were stolen from a famed French chateau on Thursday, investigators said.

Domesticated black panther spotted prowling along window ledges 2019-09-19 10:51:36A black panther was spotted lurking through a northern French town early Wednesday, alarming residents who questioned how the curious cat found its wa

Justin Trudeau blames privileged upbringing for wearing blackface 2019-09-19 10:45:16Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Thursday over his growing blackface scandal but stopped short of saying whether there were more pict

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Majority Of Tigers Rescued From A Thai Tourist 2019-09-17 16:11:49News of the deaths comes three years after nearly 150 tigers were removed from Tiger Temple over trafficking and abuse claims.

Netanyahu's Career On The Line As Israel Votes 2019-09-17 12:50:08Israeli voters will decide whether to give Benjamin Netanyahu another term in office despite a likely indictment on corruption charges.

Israelis Vote In Repeat Election Centered On Netanyahu 2019-09-17 07:14:56The election will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power despite a looming indictment on corruption charges.

Iran's Supreme Leader: No Talks With U.S. At 2019-09-17 07:00:12Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's comments follow reports about a possible meeting between President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani.

At Least 24 Dead As Suicide Bomber Targets 2019-09-17 06:40:51Hours later, an explosion struck near the U.S. embassy in Kabul. The violence comes as Afghanistan faces presidential elections on Sept. 28.

Edward Snowden Says He Would Return To U.S. 2019-09-16 13:58:37The whistleblower who remains in exile in Russia wants a chance to explain himself in court.

Trump: U.S. 'Locked And Loaded' For Response To 2019-09-15 21:04:51The announcement came as the U.S. released new evidence to support its allegation that Iran was responsible for the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil site

Boris Johnson Mocked For Channeling The Hulk In 2019-09-15 19:40:11The British prime minister made the bizarre comparison as he stressed his resolve to break Britain out of the European Union by October 31.

Trump Approves Oil Release From Reserve After Attack 2019-09-15 18:35:39The president tweeted that he's authorized the release of strategic petroleum reserves "if needed" to stabilize energy markets after an attack on S

Ex-British PM David Cameron Slams 'Liar' Boris Johnson 2019-09-15 09:40:34The former U.K. leader is mincing no words in his criticism of Johnson, whom he accused of choosing "Leave" to benefit his own political aspirations

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Police Ban To March 2019-09-15 05:28:44Thousands of protesters took to the streets again on Sunday, chanting slogans and waving U.S. and British flags.

Ahead Of Do-Over Election, Embattled Netanyahu In Fight 2019-09-15 05:02:37The Israeli prime minister is facing a close fight for power as the country heads to national elections for the second time in 2019.

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Imelda Swamps Texas With Flooding Rain: Live Updates 2019-09-19 19:33:34Some areas in southeastern Texas have been drenched with more than three feet of rain, forcing chaotic evacuations and leaving residents stranded.

Trump Lawyers Argue He Cannot Be Criminally Investigated 2019-09-19 19:25:47The president’s legal team is trying to block a subpoena seeking his tax returns, claiming that any criminal investigation of Mr. Trump is uncon

Judy Chicago on Rescuing Women From Art History’s 2019-09-19 19:21:59Ms. Chicago, who has new shows in Los Angeles and Washington, talks about pioneering female painters.

The End of Saudi Arabia’s Illusion 2019-09-19 19:18:27Time to face reality: The United States doesn’t want to go to war with Iran to protect its Arab allies.

India Is Building a More Prosperous Kashmir 2019-09-19 19:18:27Prime Minister Imran Khan of Pakistan can run his own economy into the ground, but not those of his neighbors.

Trump Declares War on California 2019-09-19 19:18:27It’s a liberal state, so it must be punished.

Are Biden and Sanders Too Old to Be 2019-09-19 19:18:26Jimmy Carter seems to think there should be an age limit for the highest office.

A Brief History of the Warren Presidency 2019-09-19 19:18:26A look back at American politics from the year 2050.

The Trump Doctrine, Revealed 2019-09-19 19:18:26The president combines the rhetorical impulses of Bob Dornan with the strategic instincts of Dennis Kucinich.

The Downfall of Canada’s Dreamy Boyfriend 2019-09-19 19:18:26For Americans, Justin Trudeau’s undoing has been swift. For Canadians, it has been a long time coming.

The Crisis for Birds Is a Crisis for 2019-09-19 19:18:25The mass disappearance of North American birds is a dire warning about the planet’s well-being.

Do We Really Have Only 12 Years to 2019-09-19 19:18:25The widely recited “12-year deadline” is wrong — and right.

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Saudi Arabia shows attack site damage as Iran 2019-09-20 07:45:25Saudi Arabia on Friday took media to inspect oil facilities hit by attacks that Washington and Riyadh blame on Iran, showing melted pipes and burnt eq

U.N. urged by own staff to look at 2019-09-20 07:36:04More than 1,000 United Nations employees have called for the global body to reduce its carbon footprint, including through curbs on their own diplomat

Millions of young people, led by Sweden's Thunberg, 2019-09-20 07:36:04With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland will take

Special Report: The three young women racing to 2019-09-20 07:36:04Banking hard over the whitecaps off the west coast of Norway, the jetliner flying Dominika Pasternak and her fellow scientists descends so sharply tha

Striking students tell world leaders 'do your jobs' 2019-09-20 07:36:04Hundreds of thousands of students, office workers and other protesters took to the streets across the globe on Friday to demand urgent action to avert

Young climate strikers "drop dead" at Thai environment 2019-09-20 07:36:04More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded gove

Fighting climate change, one quip at a time 2019-09-20 07:36:04For thousands of student protesters around the world, the fate of the planet is a serious business, but some couldn't resist a bit of fun to press ho

German coalition reaches deal on new climate package: 2019-09-20 07:36:04Germany's governing parties on Friday agreed a new climate protection package, including a domestic carbon pri