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Antifa protests Boris Johnson U.K. election victory New! 2019-12-15 09:12:27Hundreds of antifa and socialist protesters clashed with police in London hours after Boris Johnson's triumphant election victory, prompting critics

U.S. ends survey foot use, requires 'international foot' New! 2019-12-15 07:14:12WASHINGTON — Change is afoot for the official measuring stick used to size up big places in America. The reason? There are actually two differen

Mexico objects to USMCA ratification bill New! 2019-12-15 06:48:38MEXICO CITY — Just days after a landmark agreement on a trade pact to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement, Mexico has objected to le

U.N. climate talks end with no deal New! 2019-12-15 06:35:20MADRID — Marathon international climate talks ended Sunday with negotiators postponing until next year a key decision on how to regulate global

UK Labour chief Corbyn apologizes for election debacle New! 2019-12-15 06:11:38LONDON (AP) - Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn apologized Sunday for this party's crushing defeat in the British general election but defended his c

China delays tariffs on US autos, other goods New! 2019-12-15 03:28:47BEIJING (AP) - China’s government says it will postpone planned punitive tariffs on U.S.-made automobiles and other goods following an interim t

Longest UN climate talks end with no deal New! 2019-12-15 02:38:04MADRID (AP) - Marathon international climate talks ended Sunday with major polluters resisting calls to ramp up efforts to keep global warming at bay

Fighting rages near Libya's capital amid push by New! 2019-12-14 16:54:30CAIRO (AP) — Just two days after rebel Libyan commander Khalifa Hifter declared a "final" and decisive battle for the capital Tripoli, heavy f

Mexico disputes language in US bill on ratifying 2019-12-14 14:57:31MEXICO CITY (AP) - Just days after a landmark agreement on a trade pact to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement, Mexico objected Saturday t

New Hampshire gets funding for renewable energy projects 2019-12-14 12:01:21CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation has announced nearly $600,000 for a range of renewable energy projects. Sen

EU to hold donors' meeting for Albania quake 2019-12-14 11:29:03TIRANA, Albania (AP) - The European Commission said Saturday that member states have agreed to hold a donors’ conference in January in Albania t

Boris Johnson's win may deliver Brexit but could 2019-12-14 09:30:13LONDON (AP) — Leaving the European Union is not the only split British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has to worry about. Johnson's commanding el

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New Zealand volcano disaster: 6 of 8 bodies 2019-12-12 21:34:17Six bodies were recovered by the New Zealand military on Friday, following a volcanic eruption that killed at least eight people and left toxic waste

Labour Party calls Boris Johnson's projected election victory 2019-12-12 21:12:22Exit polls suggested that U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson clinched the majority of seats in the parliamentary elections after polls closed Thur

UK general election: Corbyn to step down as 2019-12-12 18:28:02U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party was on track early Friday to win an overwhelming parliamentary majority in Brit

Niger terror attack: ISIS-linked militants claim responsibility for 2019-12-12 16:54:20Islamic State (ISIS)-linked militants claimed responsibility for an attack on a military installation in western Niger near the border of Ma

British general election 2019: live updates 2019-12-12 16:25:36Britons voted Thursday to elect their next government.

New Zealand mission to recover bodies from 'highly 2019-12-12 13:52:32A daring mission to retrieve the bodies of eight victims of the New Zealand volcano eruption got underway early Friday, even though scientists said th

UK election voters bring dogs to polling stations 2019-12-12 12:03:40Thursday is election day in the United Kingdom — and constituents were making sure their furry four-legged friends can get in on the action

Chile finds human remains, military plane that disappeared 2019-12-12 11:25:08Authorities in Chile searching for a military transport plane that vanished earlier this week while en route to Antarcti

Israeli taxi driver finds $60G in his cab 2019-12-12 08:43:36A taxi driver in Israel got an unexpected surprise Friday when he finished his shift.

UK's Johnson, Corbyn cast votes as nation decides 2019-12-12 05:55:17U.K. voters were deciding Thursday who they want to resolve the stalemate over Brexit in a parliamentary election seen as one of the most important si

Dallas man gets 30 years in prison after 2019-12-11 21:10:13A Texas man who railed against “infidels” in his support of ISIS, was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison for promoting the group on

Israel on verge of third election in 1 2019-12-11 20:36:16Israel’s parliament has failed once again to form a governing coalition, pushing the country toward what is likely to be an unprecedented t

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UK Leaders Scramble For Final Votes On Last 2019-12-11 18:08:12The election between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the Labour Party's Jeremy Corbyn has been dubbed "The Brexit Election."

Israeli Parliament Votes To Dissolve, Readies For Third 2019-12-11 17:32:22Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party and the rival Blue and White party both were unable develop a power-sharing agreement after neit

New Zealand Volcano Death Toll Rises To 8 2019-12-11 16:57:36Two teenage brothers originally from Chicago are identified as among the dead following the White Island eruption.

Why Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party Can't Seem To 2019-12-11 13:26:45Jeremy Corbyn is likely to be remembered in part for accusations that he, at best, turned a blind eye to anti-Semitism.

New Zealand Volcano Vents Steam, Stymies Recovery Of 2019-12-10 21:59:59Volcanic tremors on White Island rose in the morning, accompanied by releases of more steam and mud, the GeoNet seismic monitoring agency said.

Why Black Brits Are Considering Leaving UK After 2019-12-10 06:44:47Prime Minister Boris Johnson's comments have fuelled racism, say worried families.

6 People Dead In Czech Hospital Shooting 2019-12-10 04:46:58Hospital staff have warned the number of casualties could still rise.

6 Dead, 8 Missing After New Zealand Volcano 2019-12-10 00:04:45An additional 30 people were seriously injured in the explosions, including 27 people who were severely burned.

India Protests Erupt Over Citizenship Bill That Discriminates 2019-12-09 13:01:43The bill would grant citizenship to non-Muslims who came to India from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan before 2015.

North Korea Calls Trump 'Erratic' Old Man Over 2019-12-09 06:36:04Former nuclear negotiator Kim Yong Chol said North Korea wouldn’t cave in to U.S. pressure because it has nothing to lose.

Russia Banned From Olympic Games Over Doping Scandal 2019-12-09 05:48:08The World Anti-Doping Agency voted to punish Moscow for tampering with laboratory data.

Volcano Erupts In New Zealand, Leaving At Least 2019-12-08 23:28:12Several tourists remained unaccounted for after a volcanic eruption on New Zealand's White Island on Monday afternoon.

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Prime Leverage: How Amazon Wields Power in the New! 2019-12-15 09:23:54Software start-ups have a phrase for what Amazon is doing to them: ‘strip-mining’ them of their innovations.

Anna Karina, Star of French New Wave Cinema, New! 2019-12-15 09:20:50The actress made dozens of films, in addition to pursuing a singing career and writing four novels.

U.S. Secretly Expelled Chinese Officials Suspected of Spying New! 2019-12-15 09:11:52Chinese Embassy officials trespassed onto a Virginia base that is home to Special Operations forces. Their expulsions added to tensions between Washin

Impeachment, Britain, Heisman Trophy: Your Weekend Briefing New! 2019-12-15 08:36:59Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.

‘S.N.L.’ Presents Kellyanne Conway’s ‘Marriage Story,’ Plus Baby New! 2019-12-15 08:12:46It was a Christmas miracle: “Saturday Night Live” opened the show with a sketch that wasn’t dependent on celebrity cameos.

Why White Iowans Want a Nominee Who Can New! 2019-12-15 05:00:15In the first nominating state, many Democrats feel a responsibility to identify a candidate who can win in states more diverse than their own.

‘Bullets Flying All Over’: How Anti-Semitic Terror Shook New! 2019-12-15 05:00:13Inside the harrowing rampage that left a police officer and three others dead.

Joe Burrow Wins the 2019 Heisman Trophy in New! 2019-12-14 22:56:51Three of the four Heisman finalists, including Louisiana State’s Burrow, transferred to their current teams from other schools.

Representative Jeff Van Drew, Anti-Impeachment Democrat, Plans to New! 2019-12-14 18:02:18The freshman Democrat, who represents a New Jersey district where President Trump is popular, told aides he would announce his switch next week.

The Power of a $5 Folded Piece of New! 2019-12-14 17:39:04It will always mean more to get a card than a text or an email, no matter how heartfelt the words.

Clinton’s Impeachment Was Suspenseful. Trump’s Grip on G.O.P. 2019-12-14 15:11:41As much as the impeachment battle over President Trump echoes that of President Bill Clinton, a wildly different political landscape has contributed t

Is Pete Buttigieg Just Too Young to Be 2019-12-14 14:30:12The Constitution says no. Democrats are still deciding.