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Bolivia in power void as President Evo Morales New! 2019-11-11 08:11:03Bolivia has entered a sudden era of political uncertainty with the resignation of President Evo Morales after a push by the military and weeks of mass

Newsletter: Fallout in the Marshall Islands New! 2019-11-11 08:00:12Here are the stories you shouldn’t miss today: TOP STORIES Fallout in the Marshall Islands Between 1946 and 1958, the United States detonated 67

Heading into crucial British vote, a patrician prime New! 2019-11-11 07:00:13Brexit is the big question in Britain's upcoming election. To champion that cause, Prime Minister Boris Johnson plays to populism.

Ex-felons allowed to vote? Floridians gave the issue New! 2019-11-11 07:00:06Ex-felons in Florida had their right to vote restored through Amendment 4. But within months, Florida’s legislature tried to limit the effect of

Turkey begins returning IS fighters, deports U.S. national New! 2019-11-11 06:02:46Turkey says US national sent home as Ankara begins repatriating captured IS fighters

Vietnamese court finds Australian guilty of terrorism New! 2019-11-11 04:58:17A Vietnamese court has sentenced a 70-year-old Australian to 12 years in jail on terrorism charges

Iran underground lab helps produce more low-enriched uranium New! 2019-11-11 04:43:09The head of Iran's nuclear program told the Associated Press on Monday that the country is now producing more low-enriched uranium daily, after resta

Australian state declares emergency due to wildfires 2019-11-11 03:26:00Australia's most populous state declared a state of emergency on Monday due to unprecedented wildfire danger as calls grew for Australia to take more

Protester shot, man set on fire as violence 2019-11-10 21:13:24Neither protesters nor the government are showing any sign of compromise.

Ruling Socialists win Spain election but far right 2019-11-10 17:15:39Early results in Spain's national election show the ruling Socialists leading the count and the far-right Vox party surging, as Spain's political di

Mormons leave Mexico for Arizona after deadly ambush 2019-11-09 23:21:42After an attack that killed nine women and children from their community, about 100 members of Mormon families packed up and left Mexico for Arizona.

In the Deep South, a reenactment for the 2019-11-09 22:29:48Actors recreate the 1811 German Coast Uprising, a slave rebellion that took place in Louisiana. Artist Dread Scott organized the event, captured on fi

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The financial industry just finished its annual 'doomsday' 2019-11-07 14:29:00This week, the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association held its fifth simulation of a catastrophic cybersecurity event.

OPEC considers production cuts as the Aramco IPO 2019-11-07 10:43:00Saudi Arabia, Russia and their oil-producing allies are considering a range of options to maintain stability in the oil market.

EU urged to investigate Apple Pay on competition 2019-11-07 09:56:00"We get many many concerns when it comes to Apple Pay for pure competition reasons," EU competition chief Vestager said Thursday.

The EU's next move to rein in tech 2019-11-07 07:32:00A top EU official weighed in on the debate over political ads on tech platforms Thursday, telling CNBC that European lawmakers will determine the rule

Sterling falls after Bank of England split on 2019-11-07 07:02:00The BOE's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), led by Mark Carney, voted to hold interest rates at 0.75%.

Spain could remain in political limbo despite upcoming 2019-11-07 06:41:00Spain is unlikely to end seven months of political uncertainty with an upcoming election Sunday, analysts told CNBC.

EU cuts growth forecasts for the euro zone 2019-11-07 05:00:00The EU slashed its growth forecasts for the euro zone Thursday, saying global trade tensions are set to weigh on the region and limit economic expansi

These 4 charts show how the UK election, 2019-11-07 04:22:00The U.K.'s political parties are in full campaign mode ahead of a snap election on December 12.

European stocks close higher on China-US trade optimism 2019-11-07 01:29:00European shares touched a four-year high in the Thursday session after China said the world's two largest economies had agreed to cancel additional t

The US has Apple — Saudi Arabia will 2019-11-06 08:26:00Saudi Aramco announced plans to go public on Sunday, with the oil giant poised to determine its final launch price over the coming weeks.

European markets close slightly higher with trade and 2019-11-06 01:16:00European markets edged cautiously higher on Wednesday as investors continue to monitor U.S.-China relations and corporate earnings.

SocGen third-quarter profit slumps 34% as investment banking 2019-11-06 01:14:00Societe Generale has reported a net income of 854 million euros ($945 million) for the third quarter of 2019, falling short of analyst expectations.

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Australia's East Coast Girds for 'Catastrophic' Fires New! 2019-11-11 17:46:06Authorities in Australia's Queensland and New South Wales states declared a state of emergency Monday, urging residents in areas deemed at most risk

Treasury Secretary: Brazil Reform Process Can Withstand Lula New! 2019-11-11 17:06:13'Eventually you'll have more debate about reform, which is good,' said Treasury Secretary Mansueto Almeida

Aiming at Olympic Boom, Japan Builds 'Ethnic Harmony' New! 2019-11-11 17:03:17At a cost so far of $220 million, Japan's 'Symbolic Space for Ethnic Harmon' is on track to open in time for the 2020 Olympics

Trump Described Ukraine Call as 'Perfect,' But Some New! 2019-11-11 16:47:12Some of President's normal Republican supporters say phone call was wrong, improper or inappropriate, albeit not rising to level of offense that Trum

Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims New! 2019-11-11 16:42:23The tiny, heavily Muslim West African nation is bringing the lawsuit under the Genocide Convention

Mercury Makes Perfect Alignment with Earth in Rare New! 2019-11-11 16:20:56Tiny planet traveled directly between Earth and the sun on Monday, creating perfect alignment

US Applauds Resignation of Bolivian President New! 2019-11-11 16:14:06President Trump says departure of Evo Morales is a 'significant moment for democracy in the Western Hemisphere' but several other countries, includi

Egypt Lawmaker Refutes UN Report About Ex-president's Death New! 2019-11-11 16:09:04An Egyptian lawmaker says the late President Mohammed Morsi was treated well in prison, days after a UN report attributed Morsi's death to 'brutal'

Video Raises Questions about Israeli Shooting of Palestinian New! 2019-11-11 15:59:35Israeli troops shot and killed a young Palestinian man during clashes in a West Bank refugee camp, but an amateur video indicated the man was unarmed

Tens of Thousands Join Poland's Nationalist Independence Day New! 2019-11-11 15:31:33Poles mark end of World War I, which was also the end of 123 years of occupation by tsarist Russia, Prussia and the Austro-Hungarian empire

Putin Bemoans Continued Corruption at Space Base New! 2019-11-11 09:04:25Russian President Vladimir Putin is complaining to his cabinet that widescale corruption at Russia's new space launch facility is continuing

Mexican Immigrant Fights for DACA as Court Ruling New! 2019-11-11 08:44:13Martin Batalla Vidal is a lead plaintiff in one of the cases to preserve the Obama-era DACA program, and has seen his name splashed in legal documents

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French bishops approve payouts for sex abuse victims 2019-11-09 12:54:44

On Berlin Wall anniversary, Merkel urges Europe to 2019-11-09 11:41:28Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday urged Europe to defend democracy and freedom as Germany marked 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, warnin

Three arrested, guns seized in Greek anti-terrorism raid 2019-11-09 10:33:23Greek police stated on Saturday two men -- a 41 and a 45-year-old -- and a 39-year-old woman, allegedly implicated in terrorism, were arrested during

Ukraine foes start troop withdrawal in war-torn east 2019-11-09 10:14:08The long-awaited withdrawal of troops in the conflict-riven Donetsk and Lugansk regions is a precondition for the first face-to-face talks between Rus

A look at why Spain is voting again 2019-11-09 02:13:18Spain is back at the polls for the fourth time in four years with violence linked to Catalonia's regional secession push and a predicted surge in Spa

Google celebrates 30th anniversary of fall of Berlin 2019-11-08 22:59:16The doodle created by Berlin-based guest artist Max Guther, shows a man and woman walk over the wall brought down. It was the moment that signalled th

Amsterdam’s unique floating homes are going upmarket 2019-11-08 21:28:20Bosma and her husband have raised two sons on the a 1912 82-foot freighter, which — stripped of its engine, fuel tanks and cargo hold — is

Student from France not French enough for Quebec 2019-11-08 20:27:00

France reopens contested Jewish tomb in east Jerusalem 2019-11-08 01:23:19The French Consulate General reopened the Tomb of the Kings, one of Jerusalem's most magnificent ancient tombs, to the public last month, for the fir

Ukraine foes to pull back troops ahead of 2019-11-08 00:13:48The long-awaited move is a precondition for the first face-to-face talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelen

EU for higher tax on ‘polluting’ aviation sector 2019-11-07 19:45:10

French President Macron says NATO experiencing 'brain death' 2019-11-07 11:40:57French President Emmanuel Macron says he believes NATO is undergoing "brain death," lamenting a lack of coordination between Europe and the United S