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In Greece's tobacco culture, passive smoke a serious problem

December 7, 2016

BRUSSELS (AP) — Nearly two-thirds of Greeks are inhaling someone else's tobacco smoke on a daily basis, making Greece the worst nation in the European Union in exposing people to the health risks... more »»

The Latest: Syria accelerates its push into eastern Aleppo

December 7, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):

4:30 p.m. more »»

UN prosecutors demand life sentence for Gen. Ratko Mladic

December 7, 2016

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — U.N. prosecutors on Wednesday demanded a life sentence for Gen. more »»

UK govt agrees to reveal details of Brexit talks plan

December 7, 2016

LONDON (AP) — The House of Commons was set Wednesday to back Prime Minister Theresa May's March 31 deadline to open exit talks with the European Union, after the British government agreed to... more »»

Iraqi special forces capture new land in eastern Mosul

December 7, 2016

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Iraq special forces captured a new neighborhood Wednesday from the Islamic State group in eastern Mosul, according to a senior commander — the latest gain in a massive military... more »»

Merkel's conservatives back tougher rules on dual citizens

December 7, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — Members of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party voted Wednesday to scrap rules that allow the children of immigrants to be dual citizens, a move opposed by party leaders and... more »»

The Latest: Indonesia search efforts hampered as night falls

December 7, 2016

MEUREUDU, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on a magnitude-6.5 earthquake in Indonesia's Aceh province (all times local):

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8:00 p.m. more »»

WikiLeaks' Assange releases statement he gave prosecutors

December 7, 2016

LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday released a statement given to prosecutors in which he asserts he did not commit any crimes when he had sex with a woman in Sweden six... more »»

Iraqii special forces capture new land in eastern Mosul

December 7, 2016

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Iraq special forces captured a new neighborhood Wednesday from the Islamic State group in eastern Mosul, according to a senior commander — the latest gain in a massive military... more »»

Libyan militias launch assault on vital oil terminals

December 7, 2016

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libyan militias that were expelled from the eastern city of Benghazi are now advancing toward the country's vital oil terminals, seeking to establish control over Libya's... more »»

Pope insists opening on civilly divorced has church backing

December 7, 2016

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is insisting that his opening to letting civilly remarried Catholics receive Communion has the backing of the majority of the world's bishops. more »»

The Latest: Red Cross mobilizing aid for Aceh quake victims

December 7, 2016

MEUREUDU, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on a magnitude-6.5 earthquake in Indonesia's Aceh province (all times local):

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7:25 p.m. more »»

As Syrian troops gain ground, Aleppo rebels propose truce

December 7, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — Staring a punishing and brutal defeat in the face, several Syrian rebel factions on Wednesday proposed a five-day cease-fire in the eastern part of the city of Aleppo so the wounded... more »»

Macedonia to hold early vote after corruption allegations

December 7, 2016

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia is holding an early general election after a nearly two-year political crisis that has roiled the government and threatens the Balkan nation's ambitions of... more »»

France arrests 3 in connection with June police killings

December 7, 2016

PARIS (AP) — French police have arrested three men in connection with the killing of two police officials earlier this year by an extremist claiming loyalty to the Islamic State grou. more »»

Italian director clarifies 'Last Tango' butter rape scene

December 7, 2016

ROME (AP) — Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci is clarifying details about the infamous butter rape scene in the "Last Tango in Paris. more »»

The Latest: Syrian rebels in Aleppo propose 5-day cease-fire

December 7, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):

1:05 p.m. more »»

NATO chief urges West to keep pressuring Russia over Ukraine

December 7, 2016

BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is urging Western allies to maintain diplomatic pressure and sanctions on Russia until it respects the peace agreement in Ukraine. more »»

4 migrants die, 34 rescued en route from Morocco to Europe

December 7, 2016

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Moroccan authorities say four migrants have died and 34 have been rescued after their inflatable boat capsized between Morocco and Spai. more »»

Ghana president, longtime opposition leader face off in vote

December 7, 2016

ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Ghanaians began lining up at polling stations before dawn on Wednesday to elect their next president as the West African nation hopes to reaffirm its reputation as a model of... more »»

 
 

 

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