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UK: There must be no border posts with Ireland after Brexit

August 16, 2017

LONDON (AP) — The British government has said repeatedly that it will end the free movement of people from the European Union when the U.K. leaves the bloc in 2019. more »»

 
 
 
Kenya minister blocks actions against NGOs after election

August 16, 2017

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's interior minister on Wednesday blocked an attempt to de-register two civil society groups that pointed out anomalies in last week's presidential election, while... more »»

Police doubt life jacket is linked to missing Swedish woman

August 16, 2017

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Copenhagen police say a tattered life jacket found by those looking for a Swedish woman missing since a trip on a home-built submarine is probably not related to her... more »»

Kenya election official stopped from flying to US

August 16, 2017

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A top Kenyan electoral official, among those who oversaw this country's disputed presidential election, has been stopped from traveling to the U.S. more »»

China, India soldiers hurl stones at 1 another in Kashmir

August 16, 2017

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian and Chinese soldiers yelled and hurled stones at one another high in the Himalayas in Indian-controlled Kashmir, Indian officials said Wednesday, potentially... more »»

Russian ex-minister on trial for bribery blames Putin ally

August 16, 2017

MOSCOW (AP) — Breaking months of silence, the former Russian economic development minister on trial for allegedly accepting a $2 million bribe publicly accused the head of Russia's oil company on... more »»

UK's new flagship aircraft carrier arrives at home port

August 16, 2017

LONDON (AP) — Britain's new flagship aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrived at its home port in southern England on Wednesday to great fanfare as tens of thousands jammed the harbor in... more »»

Scientists potentially narrow MH370 search area to 3 spots

August 16, 2017

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Scientists have potentially narrowed the search area for the missing Malaysian airliner to three specific locations in the southern Indian Ocean, through new satellite... more »»

China urges US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

August 16, 2017

BEIJING (AP) — China has urged the United States and North Korea to "hit the brakes" on threatening words and work toward a peaceful resolution of their tense standoff created by Pyongyang's... more »»

China's Xi looks to party congress to cement authority

August 16, 2017

BEIJING (AP) — In a ritual of summer, China's leaders have been holding an unofficial retreat at a beach resort ahead of a key fall Communist Party congress at which President Xi Jinping will... more »»

China tells US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats

August 16, 2017

BEIJING (AP) — China is telling the U.S. more »»

US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to emotional kin

August 16, 2017

HIGASHISHIRAKAWA, Japan (AP) — Tatsuya Yasue buried his face into the flag and smelled it. Then he held the 93-year-old hands that brought this treasure home, and kissed them. more »»

Thousands flee as Iraq steps up airstrikes on IS-held town

August 15, 2017

BADOUSH, Iraq (AP) — Thousands of Iraqis have fled an Islamic State-held town west of Mosul as Iraqi and coalition warplanes step up strikes ahead of a ground offensive to drive out the militants. more »»

The Latest: Israel says delivers food aid to Sierra Leone

August 15, 2017

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The Latest on deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone (all times local):

7:15 p.m. more »»

13 killed when huge tree crashes down on Portuguese festival

August 15, 2017

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A huge oak tree crashed down on a popular religious festival on the Portuguese island of Madeira Tuesday, killing 13 people and injuring 49 others, officials said. more »»

US decries Islamic State 'genocide' of Christians, others

August 15, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration denounced the Islamic State group on Tuesday for carrying out "genocide" against Christians and other religious minorities in areas under its control. more »»

12 killed when huge tree crashes down on Portuguese festival

August 15, 2017

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A huge tree crashed down on a popular religious festival on the Portuguese island of Madeira on Tuesday, killing 12 people and injuring 52 others, officials sai. more »»

More than 300 dead, 600 missing in Sierra Leone mudslides

August 15, 2017

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Fatmata Kamara had just stepped outside her house before dawn Monday when she saw the muddy hillside collapsing above her. The only thing she could do was run. more »»

Tree crashes down in Portugal during festival, killing 12

August 15, 2017

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A tree crashed down on a popular religious festival on the Portuguese island of Madeira on Tuesday, killing 12 people and injuring 52 others, officials sai. more »»

 
 

 

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