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Chinese embassy says the US is trying to New! 2019-08-23 16:59:33TORONTO (AP) - China's embassy in Canada says the U.S. is trying to suppress a Chinese tech giant with unwarranted charges in what it calls "typical

UN expert: No peace in Myanmar if no New! 2019-08-23 15:29:03UNITED NATIONS (AP) - A member of the U.N. Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar warned Friday that there will be no long-term pea

Markets tumble on growing tariffs rift between US, New! 2019-08-23 15:27:41WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump and China escalated their 13-month trade war Friday, sending financial markets tumbling and intensifying worr

Boris Johnson prepares to take his place on New! 2019-08-23 13:10:27LONDON (AP) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who has endeavored to lead his country since he was a boy, will get his first moment on the world

YouTube removes 210 pro-China channels running content criticizing New! 2019-08-23 12:58:49YouTube announced Thursday it shut down 210 pro-China channels that appear to have been a coordinated social media attack against pro-democracy protes

Despite recent agreement Rwanda says no travel to New! 2019-08-23 12:34:15KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) - Rwanda says its citizens are not allowed yet to travel to Uganda despite a deal reached between leaders of the two countries on

Missouri election official fires back over abortion lawsuit 2019-08-23 11:33:10JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri's top election official is firing back after abortion-rights advocates sued him for allegedly impeding their work

France to deploy celebrated cuisine to ease G-7 2019-08-23 10:15:29PARIS (AP) - As tensions loom over this weekend's G-7 summit of world leaders in France, the country is counting on one key asset to cheer up the eve

The Latest: Pompeo calls Koch 'compassionate philanthropist' 2019-08-23 09:50:43WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the death of billionaire David Koch (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he was saddened t

Bolsonaro prepares to send army to contain Amazon 2019-08-23 09:37:30PORTO VELHO, Brazil (AP) - Under increasing international pressure to contain fires sweeping parts of the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro s

The Latest: France halts Brazil trade deal over 2019-08-23 08:35:27PARIS (AP) - The Latest on the reaction to the fires in the Amazon (all times local): 2:30 p.m. In a sharp escalation of tensions with Brazil, France

The Latest: EU, Germany back call to discuss 2019-08-23 07:29:27BIARRITZ, France (AP) - The Latest on the upcoming Group of Seven leaders' summit (all times local): 1:30 p.m. The European Union and Germany are bac

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5 dead, 21 injured after stampede at Algerian New! 2019-08-23 14:52:01Five people are dead, including a 13-year-old, after a stampede at a concert in Algeria's capital injured at least 21, prompting prosecutors to

France threatens Brazil on trade deal, escalating tensions New! 2019-08-23 13:57:15France and Ireland are threatening to block a trade deal with South American nations in a sharp escalation of tensions with Brazil over the fires rava

Family of detained British Hong Kong Consulate employee New! 2019-08-23 13:11:00The family of a British Consulate employee detained in China is calling accusations that he solicited a prostitute while on a business trip “a j

American detained in Russia on spy charges says 2019-08-23 11:25:35A retired United States Marine detained in Russia for eight months on allegation of spying will remain in detention for two more months, a Moscow cour

France to investigate rape charges linked to Jeffrey 2019-08-23 11:19:30France opened an investigation on Friday into the alleged rape of minors and a raft of other charges linked to the Jeffrey Epstein case, the chief Par

US confirms Israel behind last month's air strike 2019-08-23 10:25:58U.S. officials said Israel was responsible for the bombing of an Iranian weapons depot in Iraq last month, and former Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Ma

Russia launches floating nuclear power station; environmentalists warn 2019-08-23 10:12:43A floating Russian nuclear power station that environmentalists are calling a potential “Chernobyl on ice” set sail Friday on a 3,000-mile

Canadian single dad faces human rights complaint for 2019-08-23 09:18:02A single father in Canada may have violated his province's human rights act by asking about the gender and age of a potential babysitter, according t

Ex-NASA wingsuit scientist dies during base jump in 2019-08-23 09:11:19A British space scientist who designed safer wingsuits has died in Saudi Arabia during a base jumping incident.

The week in pictures, Aug. 17 - Aug. 2019-08-23 08:17:03Here's a selection of the most amazing images captured around the world in the past seven days. Enjoy!

North Korea calls Mike Pompeo 'poisonous plant of 2019-08-23 08:10:28North Korea's foreign minister on Friday called U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo a "poisonous plant of American diplomacy" and vowed to "shutte

Putin orders 'symmetrical response' to US missile test 2019-08-23 07:19:44Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday he ordered his military to prepare for a “symmetrical response” after the U.S. tested a missi

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Greenland's Fast-Melting Ice Is A Warning To The 2019-08-21 11:52:13Dwindling glaciers paint a grim picture of what's to come if the United States -- and the rest of the world -- don't adequately respond to climate c

India Detains Thousands In Locked-Down Kashmir 2019-08-21 04:30:25Those arrested include anti-India protesters as well as pro-India Kashmiri leaders who have been held in jails and other makeshift facilities.

Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte Resigns, Denounces Matteo 2019-08-20 11:01:23Conte accused his interior minister of endangering the nation's economy.

El Salvador Rape Victim Evelyn Beatriz Hernandez Accused 2019-08-20 05:39:42“Thank God, justice was done,” she said outside the court.

Afghan Bombings Injure Over 120 People, But No 2019-08-20 04:41:20The explosions occurred in public squares, markets and outside restaurants in the city of Jalalabad.

Prince Andrew 'Appalled' By Jeffrey Epstein Sex Abuse 2019-08-19 05:06:28Buckingham Palace issued a statement after footage emerged of the Duke of York inside Epstein's mansion.

U.S. Opens Up Secret Communications To Venezuela Socialist 2019-08-18 20:36:57Diosdado Cabello met last month in Caracas with someone who is in close contact with the Trump administration, AP reported Sunday.

Tens Of Thousands Of Hong Kong Protesters March 2019-08-18 08:10:53Following weeks of violent clashes with police, pro-democracy demonstrators say they hope for a peaceful march.

Suicide Bombing At Kabul Wedding Leaves 63 Dead 2019-08-18 00:01:31ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack at an Afghan wedding hall in a Shi'ite neighborhood.

WhatsApp Is Radicalizing The Right In Bolsonaro's Brazil 2019-08-16 08:00:25The app was used to spread misinformation that helped elect far-right authoritarian Jair Bolsonaro. It still serves as a platform for radicalization.

Greenland To Donald Trump: 'We're Not For Sale' 2019-08-16 07:33:49The country's foreign minister has poured cold water on the president's reported interest in buying the world's biggest island.

French 'Spiderman' Alain Robert Climbs Hong Kong Skyscraper, 2019-08-16 04:21:39Robert was arrested after the climb and taken to a nearby police station.

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Amazon Rain Forest, Overstock, Taylor Swift: Your Friday 2019-08-23 06:27:43Here’s what you need to know.

Democrats Are Getting Very Serious About the Native 2019-08-23 06:23:13At a forum for presidential candidates, “everyone counts” sounded like both a moral and an electoral imperative.

Stop Posting Your Child’s Tantrum on Instagram 2019-08-23 06:23:13Yes, he’s crying because his water is too wet. But in his two-year-old brain that’s tragic.

Mitch McConnell: The Filibuster Plays a Crucial Role 2019-08-23 06:23:13Democrats who want to change Senate rules for temporary political gain will rue the day, as they have before.

Japan, South Korea and a Rupture on the 2019-08-23 06:23:13The United States could help resolve the rift between two critical allies. But it has shown little interest.

White Supremacists Stole My Rabbi Husband’s Identity 2019-08-23 06:23:12The scheme, cooked up by 4chan trolls, sought to stoke Jewish infighting.

Ending the War on Drugs 2019-08-23 06:23:11While other cities are jailing drug users, Seattle has found another way.

Why Isn’t Your Mutual Fund Sticking Up for 2019-08-23 06:23:11Big funds should use their votes as shareholders on behalf of the workers whose money they invest.

Streaming Video Will Soon Look Like the Bad 2019-08-23 06:23:11As media monoliths bundle their offerings, consumers will once again have to pay for a bunch of shows they don’t want.

In North Carolina’s Prisons, Racial Injustice Strikes Again 2019-08-23 06:23:11The state Supreme Court will hear a case next week that’s a matter of life or death for some black inmates.

From Voodoo Economics to Evil-Eye Economics 2019-08-23 06:23:10Are Democrats hexing the Trump boom with bad thoughts?

Tragedy in a Kips Bay Elevator 2019-08-23 06:16:39Friday: Man crushed after the elevator dropped suddenly as he was exiting into the lobby.