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  • Off to Mexico? Prepare to wait at busiest US border crossing

    Off to Mexico? Prepare to wait at busiest US border crossing

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:35:44 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:09 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:09:02 GMT
    The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
    The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
  • Afghan leader: Abolishing militant havens in Pakistan is key

    Afghan leader: Abolishing militant havens in Pakistan is key

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:16:01 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:50 GMT
    President Donald Trump is praising the combat efforts to drive the Taliban and terror groups out of Afghanistan.
    President Donald Trump is praising the combat efforts to drive the Taliban and terror groups out of Afghanistan.
  • Spain makes new arrest in Barcelona attacks investigation

    Spain makes new arrest in Barcelona attacks investigation

    Friday, September 22 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:55:41 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:32 GMT
    Spain's Interior Ministry says that a man has been arrested for alleged links to the extremist cell in the attacks in Barcelona and a nearby town.
    Spain's Interior Ministry says that a man has been arrested for alleged links to the extremist cell in the attacks in Barcelona and a nearby town.
  • North Korean leader Kim called Trump a what? A 'dotard'

    North Korean leader Kim called Trump a what? A 'dotard'

    Friday, September 22 2017 2:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:35:40 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:31 GMT
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump a what? A mentally deranged 'dotard,' which is a translation of a derogatory Korean word for an elderly person.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump a what? A mentally deranged 'dotard,' which is a translation of a derogatory Korean word for an elderly person.
  • Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

    Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:45:21 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:28 GMT
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is calling President Donald Trump "deranged" and says in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will "pay dearly" for his threats.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is calling President Donald Trump "deranged" and says in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will "pay dearly" for his threats.
  • Text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to Trump

    Text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to Trump

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:45 PM EDT2017-09-22 01:45:19 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:24 GMT
    Full text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to US President Donald Trump.
    Full text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to US President Donald Trump.
  • After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term

    After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:25:32 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:22 GMT
    Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote on Sunday, but with a weaker mandate as more voters turn to smaller parties, including the anti-immigrant and euroskeptic...
    Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote on Sunday, but with a weaker mandate as more voters turn to smaller parties, including the anti-immigrant and euroskeptic Alternative for Germany.
  • Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

    Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:15 PM EDT2017-09-21 23:15:51 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:00 GMT
    Mexico shocked by news: Young girl thought buried in rubble of collapsed school didn't exist.
    Mexico shocked by news: Young girl thought buried in rubble of collapsed school didn't exist.
  • Search for Mexico quake survivors enters day 4, some success

    Search for Mexico quake survivors enters day 4, some success

    Friday, September 22 2017 1:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:15:33 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:07 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:07:21 GMT
    Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1...
    Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
  • 5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump

    5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:05:31 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:07 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:07:07 GMT
    5 things to know about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's unprecedented personal rebuke of Trump.
    5 things to know about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's unprecedented personal rebuke of Trump.
  • Turkey: 4 migrants killed, 20 missing after boat sinks

    Turkey: 4 migrants killed, 20 missing after boat sinks

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:25:38 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 3:57 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:57:39 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a vessel carrying migrants has sunk in the Black Sea, killing four people on board.
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a vessel carrying migrants has sunk in the Black Sea, killing four people on board.
  • US urges all nations to stop the spread of nuclear weapons

    US urges all nations to stop the spread of nuclear weapons

    Friday, September 22 2017 1:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:45:29 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 3:27 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:27:51 GMT

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appealed to the international community, especially Russia and China, to stop the spread of nuclear weapons.

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appealed to the international community, especially Russia and China, to stop the spread of nuclear weapons.

  • The Latest: Analyst says biggest fear is an atmospheric test

    The Latest: Analyst says biggest fear is an atmospheric test

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:35 PM EDT2017-09-22 01:35:20 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:26 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:26:33 GMT
    South Korean media report North Korea's top diplomat says his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean to fulfill leader Kim Jong Un's vow to take the "highest-level" action against the United States.
    South Korean media report North Korea's top diplomat says his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean to fulfill leader Kim Jong Un's vow to take the "highest-level" action against the United States.
  • Despair rises for relatives of the missing in Mexico quake

    Despair rises for relatives of the missing in Mexico quake

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:05:54 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:16 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:16:26 GMT

    A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil, much of it broadcast across Mexico as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday trying to reach her.

    A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil, much of it broadcast across Mexico as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday trying to reach her.

  • Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

    Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:55:20 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:08:20 GMT

    Hurricane Maria ties for the eighth strongest storm in Atlantic history, when measured by wind speed. 

    Hurricane Maria ties for the eighth strongest storm in Atlantic history, when measured by wind speed. 

  • Satellite images show sprawling Rohingya refugee camps

    Satellite images show sprawling Rohingya refugee camps

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:46:00 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:07 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:07:33 GMT
    New satellite images show refugee camps in Bangladesh growing dramatically since Rohingya Muslims began fleeing violence last month in their nearby homeland of Myanmar.
    New satellite images show refugee camps in Bangladesh growing dramatically since Rohingya Muslims began fleeing violence last month in their nearby homeland of Myanmar.
  • Canadian leader spotlights his own nation's injustices at UN

    Canadian leader spotlights his own nation's injustices at UN

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:36 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:36:00 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:56 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:56:58 GMT
    South Korea's president is urging North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons and seek dialogue.
    South Korea's president is urging North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons and seek dialogue.
  • World powers rally to defend value of Iran nuke accord

    World powers rally to defend value of Iran nuke accord

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:05:56 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:27 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:27:01 GMT
    Fearing President Trump will dump the Iran nuclear accord, leaders from several countries are rallying to defend the pact and say it stands as a possible model for a peaceful settlement with North Korea.
    Fearing President Trump will dump the Iran nuclear accord, leaders from several countries are rallying to defend the pact and say it stands as a possible model for a peaceful settlement with North Korea.
  • AP Explains: Why Japan doesn't sign nuclear arms ban treaty

    AP Explains: Why Japan doesn't sign nuclear arms ban treaty

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:07 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:07:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:17 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:17:35 GMT
    AP Explains: Japan, despite having suffered atomic bomb attacks, refuses to join nuclear powers and NATO in signing a nuclear ban treaty.
    AP Explains: Japan, despite having suffered atomic bomb attacks, refuses to join nuclear powers and NATO in signing a nuclear ban treaty.
  • May to urge new partnership, transition period for Brexit

    May to urge new partnership, transition period for Brexit

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:46:05 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:05 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:05:51 GMT
    A senior EU official is doubtful that Britain's talks on leaving the EU can advance to a new phase next month, fueling concern a Brexit deal might not be found by the 2019 deadline.
    A senior EU official is doubtful that Britain's talks on leaving the EU can advance to a new phase next month, fueling concern a Brexit deal might not be found by the 2019 deadline.
  • Young Mexicans at heart of earthquake recovery

    Young Mexicans at heart of earthquake recovery

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:35:18 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-09-22 02:38:11 GMT
    Tuesday's powerful quake has spurred a flood of Mexicans looking to help, so many that some aid operations are turning away volunteers _ and more often than not it is young people donning hard hats, searching in...
    Tuesday's powerful quake has spurred a flood of Mexicans looking to help, so many that some aid operations are turning away volunteers _ and more often than not it is young people donning hard hats, searching in rubble and gathering food for victims.
  • The Latest: Bangladesh PM accuses Myanmar of laying mines

    The Latest: Bangladesh PM accuses Myanmar of laying mines

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:16:49 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:45 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:45:53 GMT
    Haitian President Jovenel Moise has rebuked the U.N. over two scandals that have tarnished the legacy of its peacekeeping mission in the Caribbean country.
    Haitian President Jovenel Moise has rebuked the U.N. over two scandals that have tarnished the legacy of its peacekeeping mission in the Caribbean country.
  • The Latest: Death toll in Mexican quake rises to 273

    The Latest: Death toll in Mexican quake rises to 273

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:26:15 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:01 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:01:00 GMT
    Rescue workers have recovered the body of a woman from the ruins of the school in southern Mexico City where a child has been detected alive.
    Rescue workers have recovered the body of a woman from the ruins of the school in southern Mexico City where a child has been detected alive.
  • Mexicans displaced by deadly quake seek refuge from fear

    Mexicans displaced by deadly quake seek refuge from fear

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:35:50 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:28 PM EDT2017-09-21 23:28:17 GMT
    On rubber mats spread across a Mexico City recreation center, the Montero family cuddles under donated wool blankets, their first new possessions after abandoning their apartment following the deadly magnitude 7.1...
    On rubber mats spread across a Mexico City recreation center, the Montero family cuddles under donated wool blankets, their first new possessions after abandoning their apartment following the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
  • NHL taps new market, plays 1st preseason game in China

    NHL taps new market, plays 1st preseason game in China

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:45:16 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:30 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:30:26 GMT
    In Shanghai, the Los Angeles Kings beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 in first NHL preseason game played in China.
    In Shanghai, the Los Angeles Kings beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 in first NHL preseason game played in China.
  • UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against Islamic State

    UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against Islamic State

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:15:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:16:43 GMT
    The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes.
    The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes.
  • Turkey: Private jet goes off Istanbul runway, catches fire

    Turkey: Private jet goes off Istanbul runway, catches fire

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:05:29 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:16:21 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a private jet has run off a runway at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport and caught fire.
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a private jet has run off a runway at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport and caught fire.
  • Pope admits church realized sex abuse problem 'a bit late'

    Pope admits church realized sex abuse problem 'a bit late'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:16:36 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:07:06 GMT
    Pope Francis is promising to respond with the "firmest measures possible" against priests who rape and molest children and says he'll hold accountable bishops and religious superiors who cover up for them.
    Pope Francis is promising to respond with the "firmest measures possible" against priests who rape and molest children and says he'll hold accountable bishops and religious superiors who cover up for them.
  • Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs

    Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:17 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:17:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:25:10 GMT
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations.
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations.
  • Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

    Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:05:12 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:46:08 GMT
    Germany's Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury car division will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant.
    Germany's Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury car division will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant.
  • Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

    Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:25:47 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:39 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:39:32 GMT
    Trump faces decision soon on refugee admissions, may go for even stricter limits.
    Trump faces decision soon on refugee admissions, may go for even stricter limits.
  • Le Pen's deputy quits as tensions engulf French far right

    Le Pen's deputy quits as tensions engulf French far right

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:05:32 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:12 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:12:17 GMT
    The right-hand man of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has quit the National Front in a power battle stemming from May's bruising election defeat.
    The right-hand man of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has quit the National Front in a power battle stemming from May's bruising election defeat.
  • Russia warns US, says special forces helping Syrian troops

    Russia warns US, says special forces helping Syrian troops

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:55:44 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:47 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:47:34 GMT
    Russian says its special forces helping Syrian government troops fight Islamic State militants in battle for key city.
    Russian says its special forces helping Syrian government troops fight Islamic State militants in battle for key city.
  • Canadian mining company not suspending investments in Greece

    Canadian mining company not suspending investments in Greece

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:26 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:26:27 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:35:09 GMT
    A Canadian mining company that is one of Greece's largest foreign investors says it will not suspend operations in the country as it had threatened to do earlier this month.
    A Canadian mining company that is one of Greece's largest foreign investors says it will not suspend operations in the country as it had threatened to do earlier this month.
  • Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, leaves 5 dead, 90 missing

    Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, leaves 5 dead, 90 missing

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:55:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:27 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:27:00 GMT
    The Libyan coast guard says some 100 migrants are missing after a shipwreck off the country's west coast.
    The Libyan coast guard says some 100 migrants are missing after a shipwreck off the country's west coast.
  • The Latest: Spain hires ferries for more police in Catalonia

    The Latest: Spain hires ferries for more police in Catalonia

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:25:59 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:14 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:14:05 GMT
    Thousands of protesters have gathered in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen Catalan officials arrested in connection with an independence referendum that Spain's central authorities say is illegal.
    Thousands of protesters have gathered in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen Catalan officials arrested in connection with an independence referendum that Spain's central authorities say is illegal.
  • Kenya electoral officials set Oct.26 as date for new polls

    Kenya electoral officials set Oct.26 as date for new polls

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:16:05 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:27 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:27:21 GMT
    Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta says court's nullification of his re-election a blow to democracy and judicial coup.
    Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta says court's nullification of his re-election a blow to democracy and judicial coup.
  • UK: Tate to reunite Picasso nudes for first time since 1932

    UK: Tate to reunite Picasso nudes for first time since 1932

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:05:53 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:25:52 GMT
    An exhibition in Paris and London will reunite three Picasso nudes painted days apart but not displayed together for almost a century.
    An exhibition in Paris and London will reunite three Picasso nudes painted days apart but not displayed together for almost a century.
  • NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'

    NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:46:21 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:14 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:14:17 GMT

    The comments are the North's first response to Trump's debut speech at the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday, during which he vowed to "totally destroy North Korea" if provoked. 

    The comments are the North's first response to Trump's debut speech at the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday, during which he vowed to "totally destroy North Korea" if provoked. 

  • The Latest: 1 of 6 arrested over London subway bomb released

    The Latest: 1 of 6 arrested over London subway bomb released

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:55:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:56 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:56:22 GMT
    British police say a 21-year-old man arrested over last week's London subway bombing has been released without being charged.
    British police say a 21-year-old man arrested over last week's London subway bombing has been released without being charged.
  • Bangladesh truck carrying Rohingya Muslim aid crashes; 9 die

    Bangladesh truck carrying Rohingya Muslim aid crashes; 9 die

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:46:00 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:48 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:48:36 GMT
    Nine aid workers die in crash of truck filled with aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh, hours after another shipment in the refugees' violence-wracked home state in Myanmar is attacked by a Buddhist mob.
    Nine aid workers die in crash of truck filled with aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh, hours after another shipment in the refugees' violence-wracked home state in Myanmar is attacked by a Buddhist mob.
  • Ugandan police tear gas protesters of 'life presidency' bill

    Ugandan police tear gas protesters of 'life presidency' bill

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:25:43 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:35:07 GMT
    Ugandan police have fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of students protesting against plans to introduce legislation that would allow the long-time president to rule for life.
    Ugandan police have fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of students protesting against plans to introduce legislation that would allow the long-time president to rule for life.
  • Suspect in Belgium's Jewish Museum shooting 'may have tumor'

    Suspect in Belgium's Jewish Museum shooting 'may have tumor'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:56:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:25:39 GMT
    The lawyer of a Frenchman accused of shooting dead four people at a Jewish Museum in Belgium says his client may have a brain tumor and is being denied medical treatment.
    The lawyer of a Frenchman accused of shooting dead four people at a Jewish Museum in Belgium says his client may have a brain tumor and is being denied medical treatment.
  • Swiss indict 3 over alleged al-Qaida propaganda videos

    Swiss indict 3 over alleged al-Qaida propaganda videos

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:46:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:26:55 GMT
    Swiss federal prosecutors have indicted the former leader of an Islamic group and two top members in connection with propaganda videos posted on YouTube in support of al-Qaida.
    Swiss federal prosecutors have indicted the former leader of an Islamic group and two top members in connection with propaganda videos posted on YouTube in support of al-Qaida.
  • Greece to step up tanker checks after pollution from sinking

    Greece to step up tanker checks after pollution from sinking

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:26:02 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:57 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:57:44 GMT
    Greece's government is promising urgent inspections on small coastal tankers, 11 days after an oil spill from a shipwreck left beaches on Athens' coastline polluted and off bounds to swimmers.
    Greece's government is promising urgent inspections on small coastal tankers, 11 days after an oil spill from a shipwreck left beaches on Athens' coastline polluted and off bounds to swimmers.
  • German city evacuates high-rise apartments over fire risk

    German city evacuates high-rise apartments over fire risk

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:45:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:57 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:57:21 GMT
    Officials in the western German city of Dortmund say they are evacuating a residential tower bloc that's home to hundreds of people for fire safety concerns.
    Officials in the western German city of Dortmund say they are evacuating a residential tower bloc that's home to hundreds of people for fire safety concerns.
  • Denmark arrests man, woman for alleged links to IS

    Denmark arrests man, woman for alleged links to IS

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:55:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:57 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:57:20 GMT
    Danes say a man and woman have been arrested, suspected under the country's anti-terror laws of attempting to commit terror abroad by purchasing and shipping "items" from Denmark to the Islamic State group in Syria...
    Danes say a man and woman have been arrested, suspected under the country's anti-terror laws of attempting to commit terror abroad by purchasing and shipping "items" from Denmark to the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq "to be used in combat.".
  • UK bases in Cyprus employ drones to catch songbird poachers

    UK bases in Cyprus employ drones to catch songbird poachers

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:48 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:48:02 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:38:12 GMT
    Police at Britain's two military bases on Cyprus say the use of a state-of-the-art drone will greatly boost their ongoing crackdown on the illicit trapping of migratory songbirds.
    Police at Britain's two military bases on Cyprus say the use of a state-of-the-art drone will greatly boost their ongoing crackdown on the illicit trapping of migratory songbirds.
  • UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against Islamic State

    UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against Islamic State

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:35:07 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:38:04 GMT
    The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes.
    The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes.
  • Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks

    Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:55:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:18 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:18:18 GMT
    Iran's supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump's "cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal" remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation.
    Iran's supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump's "cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal" remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation.
  • Hong Kong leader condemns UK criticism over jailed activists

    Hong Kong leader condemns UK criticism over jailed activists

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:45:59 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:17:29 GMT
    Hong Kong's leader has condemned criticism from British politicians over the city's recent jailing of student activists, saying such comments are unfair and "disrespectful.".
    Hong Kong's leader has condemned criticism from British politicians over the city's recent jailing of student activists, saying such comments are unfair and "disrespectful.".
  • Iraqi forces begin operation to retake Hawija from IS group

    Iraqi forces begin operation to retake Hawija from IS group

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:45:39 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:28:18 GMT
    Iraq's prime minister says Iraqi forces have begun the operation to retake the town of Hawija from the Islamic State group.
    Iraq's prime minister says Iraqi forces have begun the operation to retake the town of Hawija from the Islamic State group.
  • The Latest: May briefs Cabinet to reboot Brexit talks

    The Latest: May briefs Cabinet to reboot Brexit talks

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:15:51 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:16:20 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is briefing her Cabinet on plans to reboot faltering Brexit negotiations, as she struggles to unite the government after a public rift.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is briefing her Cabinet on plans to reboot faltering Brexit negotiations, as she struggles to unite the government after a public rift.
  • Boy recalls escape from Mexico City school _ and those lost

    Boy recalls escape from Mexico City school _ and those lost

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:55:03 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:28 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:28:12 GMT
    Ordinary Mexicans are volunteering to wriggle into a collapsed school after a magnitude-7.1 earthquake pancaked a three-story structure.
    Ordinary Mexicans are volunteering to wriggle into a collapsed school after a magnitude-7.1 earthquake pancaked a three-story structure.
  • Report: Iran group hacks aviation, petrochemical industries

    Report: Iran group hacks aviation, petrochemical industries

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:05 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:05:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:09 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:09:13 GMT

    Cybersecurity firm warns that a suspected group of hackers in Iran are targeting the aviation and petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and South Korea.

    Cybersecurity firm warns that a suspected group of hackers in Iran are targeting the aviation and petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and South Korea.

  • Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump

    Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:45:36 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:10 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:10:35 GMT
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from US President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and "unfounded" allegations about his country.
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from US President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and "unfounded" allegations about his country.
  • Prospects for air traffic control privatization appear slim

    Prospects for air traffic control privatization appear slim

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:55:12 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:26:08 GMT
    Prospects for congressional approval of a plan to remove air traffic control operations from the government and put industry in charge appear slim.
    Prospects for congressional approval of a plan to remove air traffic control operations from the government and put industry in charge appear slim.
  • Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors

    Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:33 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:33:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:09:09 GMT

    The earthquake struck on the 32nd anniversary of a 1985 temblor that killed thousands and came just two hours after earthquake drills were held across Mexico to mark the date.

    The earthquake struck on the 32nd anniversary of a 1985 temblor that killed thousands and came just two hours after earthquake drills were held across Mexico to mark the date.

  • The Latest: Truck carrying aid crashes in Bangladesh; 9 dead

    The Latest: Truck carrying aid crashes in Bangladesh; 9 dead

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:05:40 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:56 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:56:57 GMT
    A truck filled with humanitarian aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh has veered off a road and fallen into a ditch, killing at least nine aid workers.
    A truck filled with humanitarian aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh has veered off a road and fallen into a ditch, killing at least nine aid workers.
  • Seoul to resume aid to N. Korea but doesn't set date

    Seoul to resume aid to N. Korea but doesn't set date

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:55:46 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:56 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:56:56 GMT
    South Korea has decided to resume humanitarian aid to North Korea to help children and pregnant women, but didn't determine when to provide the assistance amid tension created by North's nuclear tests.
    South Korea has decided to resume humanitarian aid to North Korea to help children and pregnant women, but didn't determine when to provide the assistance amid tension created by North's nuclear tests.
  • Battle against IS in Raqqa is in 'final stages,' force says

    Battle against IS in Raqqa is in 'final stages,' force says

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:44:58 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:39 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:39:26 GMT
    U.S.-backed forces in Syria say the battle for the Islamic State group's de-facto capital, Raqqa, has reached its "final stages" with the opening of a new front.
    U.S.-backed forces in Syria say the battle for the Islamic State group's de-facto capital, Raqqa, has reached its "final stages" with the opening of a new front.
  • Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd'

    Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd'

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:02:39 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:37:27 GMT
    U.N. chief Antonio Guterres opens the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council holds a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations at the annual U.N....
    U.N. chief Antonio Guterres opens the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council holds a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations at the annual U.N. gathering of world leaders.
  • The Latest: Mexico City mayor puts capital quake toll at 115

    The Latest: Mexico City mayor puts capital quake toll at 115

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:45 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:45:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:37:13 GMT
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed...
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed fatalities jumps to 248.
  • EU survey finds Muslims willing to embrace non-Muslims

    EU survey finds Muslims willing to embrace non-Muslims

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:25:40 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:17:58 GMT
    A survey of Muslims in 15 European Union countries finds most are willing to embrace non-Muslims, but often feel rebuffed by the majority populations of the places they live.
    A survey of Muslims in 15 European Union countries finds most are willing to embrace non-Muslims, but often feel rebuffed by the majority populations of the places they live.
  • Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for NK strategy

    Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for NK strategy

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:15:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:17:57 GMT

    Trump's threat to obliterate North Korea showed his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup, but his disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little hope of a negotiated solution.

    Trump's threat to obliterate North Korea showed his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup, but his disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little hope of a negotiated solution.

  • Pence applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reform

    Pence applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reform

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:28 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:28:00 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:36 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:36:33 GMT
    The Security Council has approved a resolution supporting efforts to reform the world body's far-flung peacekeeping operations, a priority of the Trump administration at the UN General Assembly this week.
    The Security Council has approved a resolution supporting efforts to reform the world body's far-flung peacekeeping operations, a priority of the Trump administration at the UN General Assembly this week.
  • 50 nations ink UN nuclear ban treaty opposed by big powers

    50 nations ink UN nuclear ban treaty opposed by big powers

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:38 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:38:50 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:26:16 GMT
    More than 40 countries so far have signed on to the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons, but the nuclear powers want no part of it.
    More than 40 countries so far have signed on to the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons, but the nuclear powers want no part of it.
  • US allies divided over Trump's threat against North Korea

    US allies divided over Trump's threat against North Korea

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:45:36 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:18:40 GMT
    Japan has urged international unity in pressuring North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, even as another key U.S. ally pushed back against President Donald Trump's threat to "totally destroy" the rogue nation...
    Japan has urged international unity in pressuring North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons, even as another key U.S. ally pushed back against President Donald Trump's threat to "totally destroy" the rogue nation if it attacked.
  • The Latest: US calls for meeting on weapons proliferation

    The Latest: US calls for meeting on weapons proliferation

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-09-20 12:35:41 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:17:41 GMT
    The first treaty to ban nuclear weapons is set for countries to sign at the United Nations. It's backed by over 100 countries, but nuclear-armed nations want no part of it.
    The first treaty to ban nuclear weapons is set for countries to sign at the United Nations. It's backed by over 100 countries, but nuclear-armed nations want no part of it.
  • German officials see no sign of election hacking _ yet

    German officials see no sign of election hacking _ yet

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:46 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:46:11 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:58 PM EDT2017-09-20 23:58:26 GMT
    German officials say there's no sign of concerted cyberattacks aimed at influencing the outcome of the country's election Sunday, but are warning against giving the all-clear yet.
    German officials say there's no sign of concerted cyberattacks aimed at influencing the outcome of the country's election Sunday, but are warning against giving the all-clear yet.
  • Hurricane Maria aims at Puerto Rico after slamming Dominica

    Hurricane Maria aims at Puerto Rico after slamming Dominica

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:12:30 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:48 PM EDT2017-09-20 22:48:26 GMT

    Hurricane Maria threatens Caribbean islands already wrecked by Hurricane Irma and holds the chance of a direct hit on Puerto Rico.

    Hurricane Maria threatens Caribbean islands already wrecked by Hurricane Irma and holds the chance of a direct hit on Puerto Rico.

  • UN voices new approach to solve Libyan crisis, bring peace

    UN voices new approach to solve Libyan crisis, bring peace

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:55:52 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:58 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:58:18 GMT
    The United Nations has proposed a new approach to solve the Libyan crisis, by amending a current political agreement, holding a constitutional referendum and general elections.
    The United Nations has proposed a new approach to solve the Libyan crisis, by amending a current political agreement, holding a constitutional referendum and general elections.
  • Milan Fashion Week: Gucci extends news cycle with Rocket Man

    Milan Fashion Week: Gucci extends news cycle with Rocket Man

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:37 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:37:56 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:35:43 GMT
    Green has been declared the color of Milan Fashion Week, with the fashion chamber promoting sustainability in the trend-driven world of ready-to-wear.
    Green has been declared the color of Milan Fashion Week, with the fashion chamber promoting sustainability in the trend-driven world of ready-to-wear.
  • Kenya Supreme Court nixed poll because it couldn't see data

    Kenya Supreme Court nixed poll because it couldn't see data

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:25 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:25:18 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:01 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:01:58 GMT
    Kenya Supreme Court delivers its full judgment on why it annulled the presidential elections.
    Kenya Supreme Court delivers its full judgment on why it annulled the presidential elections.
  • Ambitious Boris Johnson rattles May, shakes up Brexit debate

    Ambitious Boris Johnson rattles May, shakes up Brexit debate

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:28 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:28:09 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:57:56 GMT
    Britain's undiplomatic chief diplomat, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, has thrown politics into turmoil by thrusting himself to the front of the Brexit debate at the worst possible time for the country's leader.
    Britain's undiplomatic chief diplomat, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, has thrown politics into turmoil by thrusting himself to the front of the Brexit debate at the worst possible time for the country's leader.
  • Clash over Catalan vote heats up in Spain as police swoop in

    Clash over Catalan vote heats up in Spain as police swoop in

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:15:36 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:18:57 GMT
    News reports says Spanish police have arrested 12 people in raids on offices of the regional government of Catalonia as a crackdown intensifies on the region's preparations for a secession vote that Spain says is...
    News reports says Spanish police have arrested 12 people in raids on offices of the regional government of Catalonia as a crackdown intensifies on the region's preparations for a secession vote that Spain says is illegal.
  • Boy killed at huge protests over Togo president's tenure

    Boy killed at huge protests over Togo president's tenure

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:45:40 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:18:51 GMT
    Togo's security minister says a 10-year-old boy was killed and at least 10 other people were injured during protests over the passage of a bill that critics fear would allow the West African country's president to...
    Togo's security minister says a 10-year-old boy was killed and at least 10 other people were injured during protests over the passage of a bill that critics fear would allow the West African country's president to seek re-election indefinitely.
  • The Latest: Spain's PM warns Catalan officials to drop vote

    The Latest: Spain's PM warns Catalan officials to drop vote

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:14 AM EDT2017-09-20 09:14:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:05:29 GMT
    The Catalan regional government says that a top official in the management of the region's economic affairs has been arrested as a crackdown intensifies on preparations for a secession vote that Spanish authorities...
    The Catalan regional government says that a top official in the management of the region's economic affairs has been arrested as a crackdown intensifies on preparations for a secession vote that Spanish authorities have suspended.
  • German WWI U-boat found off Belgium with 23 bodies inside

    German WWI U-boat found off Belgium with 23 bodies inside

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 10:42:13 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:40:29 GMT

    Belgian regional authorities say an intact German World War I submarine has been found off the coast of Belgium and contains the bodies of 23 people.

    Belgian regional authorities say an intact German World War I submarine has been found off the coast of Belgium and contains the bodies of 23 people.

  • AP Interview: Lavrov hints US-Russia 'tit-for-tat' could end

    AP Interview: Lavrov hints US-Russia 'tit-for-tat' could end

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:02 PM EDT2017-09-20 02:02:41 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:36 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:36:50 GMT
    AP Interview: Lavrov says relations with the United States are at a low point, but he sees positive notes in President Trump's UN address.
    AP Interview: Lavrov says relations with the United States are at a low point, but he sees positive notes in President Trump's UN address.
  • Pelting rain, relocation add to woes in Rohingya Muslim camp

    Pelting rain, relocation add to woes in Rohingya Muslim camp

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:13 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:13:10 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:27 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:27:15 GMT
    Monsoon rains, relocations and extortion attempts are worsening the living situation in the Bangladeshi camps for Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar.
    Monsoon rains, relocations and extortion attempts are worsening the living situation in the Bangladeshi camps for Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar.
  • Greek oil spill effort stalled by cleanup vessel arrests

    Greek oil spill effort stalled by cleanup vessel arrests

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 12:15:07 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:16:24 GMT
    Greek authorities say that the captain and chief mechanic of a ship commissioned for an oil-spill cleanup operation outside Athens have been arrested on fuel smuggling charges.
    Greek authorities say that the captain and chief mechanic of a ship commissioned for an oil-spill cleanup operation outside Athens have been arrested on fuel smuggling charges.
  • Fire on Cousteau's ship in Turkey delays restoration work

    Fire on Cousteau's ship in Turkey delays restoration work

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:55:01 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:35:31 GMT
    A fire on marine explorer Jacque Cousteau's iconic ship, Calypso, has delayed the vessel's restoration by 6-8 months, the Cousteau Society said Wednesday.
    A fire on marine explorer Jacque Cousteau's iconic ship, Calypso, has delayed the vessel's restoration by 6-8 months, the Cousteau Society said Wednesday.
  • Study shows lengthy waits for asylum applicants in Europe

    Study shows lengthy waits for asylum applicants in Europe

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:25:12 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:15 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:15:32 GMT
    A new study shows about half of the migrants who entered Europe during the mass influx in 2015 and 2016 were still awaiting decisions on asylum by the end of the period, and only a small percent had been sent home...
    A new study shows about half of the migrants who entered Europe during the mass influx in 2015 and 2016 were still awaiting decisions on asylum by the end of the period, and only a small percent had been sent home with their applications rejected.
  • Trump's North Korea threat leaves Asia struggling to explain

    Trump's North Korea threat leaves Asia struggling to explain

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:32 AM EDT2017-09-20 04:32:43 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:56 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:56:08 GMT
    South Korea seems to downplay Trump's latest hot rhetoric aimed at North Korea, calling his words a signal of Washington's strong resolve to deal with Pyongyang but essentially a repetition of U.S. policy.
    South Korea seems to downplay Trump's latest hot rhetoric aimed at North Korea, calling his words a signal of Washington's strong resolve to deal with Pyongyang but essentially a repetition of U.S. policy.
  • Turkish officer hit by rotor blade dies at police school

    Turkish officer hit by rotor blade dies at police school

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:45 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:45:00 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:16:53 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a police officer has died after being hit by a helicopter's rotor blade in an accident at a police training school.
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a police officer has died after being hit by a helicopter's rotor blade in an accident at a police training school.
  • Torrential rains, flooding kill at least 12 in eastern Congo

    Torrential rains, flooding kill at least 12 in eastern Congo

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:25 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:25:06 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:36 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:36:59 GMT
    A Congo official says that flooding caused by torrential rains overnight have killed at least 12 people and left 92 others missing in the country's east.
    A Congo official says that flooding caused by torrential rains overnight have killed at least 12 people and left 92 others missing in the country's east.
  • Protesting Venezuelan violinist may seek asylum in US

    Protesting Venezuelan violinist may seek asylum in US

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-09-20 04:12:39 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 13:16:21 GMT
    A violinist who became the young face of anti-government protests in Venezuela may seek political asylum in US.
    A violinist who became the young face of anti-government protests in Venezuela may seek political asylum in US.
  • Election may reflect Germany's management of migrant influx

    Election may reflect Germany's management of migrant influx

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:35 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:35:01 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:17 AM EDT2017-09-20 12:17:10 GMT
    As Germany's Merkel goes up for fourth term, many voters satisfied she kept pledge to manage influx of refugees.
    As Germany's Merkel goes up for fourth term, many voters satisfied she kept pledge to manage influx of refugees.
  • Girl's mother thankful Trump spoke of abduction in UN speech

    Girl's mother thankful Trump spoke of abduction in UN speech

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:53 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:53:04 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:16:01 GMT
    The mother of a Japanese girl abducted by North Korea is thankful Trump mentioned her in his U.N. speech and hopes it could be a chance for a breakthrough.
    The mother of a Japanese girl abducted by North Korea is thankful Trump mentioned her in his U.N. speech and hopes it could be a chance for a breakthrough.
  • AP Interview: NATO chief welcomes Trump's new approach

    AP Interview: NATO chief welcomes Trump's new approach

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-09-20 03:13:05 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:28 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:28:16 GMT
    NATO's secretary-general welcomed President Donald Trump's new strategy for the 16-year Afghan war and said the U.S. leader's insistence that NATO members increase their defense spending is achieving positive results.
    NATO's secretary-general welcomed President Donald Trump's new strategy for the 16-year Afghan war and said the U.S. leader's insistence that NATO members increase their defense spending is achieving positive results.
  • The Latest: Kenya Supreme Court says why it nixed poll

    The Latest: Kenya Supreme Court says why it nixed poll

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:25:01 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:27:11 GMT
    Kenya Supreme Court delivers its full judgment on why it annulled the presidential elections.
    Kenya Supreme Court delivers its full judgment on why it annulled the presidential elections.
  • The Latest: President Donald Trump warns North Korea

    The Latest: President Donald Trump warns North Korea

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:32:28 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:38 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:38:04 GMT
    President Donald Trump is opening his maiden address in front of the United Nationals General Assembly by praising his accomplishments in office so far.
    President Donald Trump is opening his maiden address in front of the United Nationals General Assembly by praising his accomplishments in office so far.
  • In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to "destroy" North Korea

    In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to "destroy" North Korea

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:52:10 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:16:29 GMT

    The president was expected to stand before world leaders and a global audience and declare that U.N. members, acting as a collection of self-interested nations, should unite to confront global dangers, according to aides previewing his speech.

    The president was expected to stand before world leaders and a global audience and declare that U.N. members, acting as a collection of self-interested nations, should unite to confront global dangers, according to aides previewing his speech.

  • The Latest: Death toll rises to 226 from Mexico earthquake

    The Latest: Death toll rises to 226 from Mexico earthquake

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:52 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:52:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:38:33 GMT
    The U.S. Geological Survey says it calculates the earthquake that struck central Mexico as magnitude 7.1 It says the epicenter was near the town of Raboso, about 76 miles (123 kilometers) southeast of Mexico City.
    The U.S. Geological Survey says it calculates the earthquake that struck central Mexico as magnitude 7.1 It says the epicenter was near the town of Raboso, about 76 miles (123 kilometers) southeast of Mexico City.
  • 226 killed as 7.1 magnitude quake fells buildings in Mexico

    226 killed as 7.1 magnitude quake fells buildings in Mexico

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:32 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:32:36 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:36 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:36:28 GMT

    A powerful earthquake has shaken Mexico City, causing buildings to sway sickeningly.

    A powerful earthquake has shaken Mexico City, causing buildings to sway sickeningly.

  • As Syrian war winds down, Israel sets sights on Hezbollah

    As Syrian war winds down, Israel sets sights on Hezbollah

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:32:42 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:36 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:36:00 GMT
    With President Bashar Assad seemingly poised to survive the Syrian civil war, Israeli leaders are growing nervous about the intentions of his Iranian patrons and their emerging corridor of influence across the region.
    With President Bashar Assad seemingly poised to survive the Syrian civil war, Israeli leaders are growing nervous about the intentions of his Iranian patrons and their emerging corridor of influence across the region.
  • The Latest: Chinese expert says Trump speech sounded warlike

    The Latest: Chinese expert says Trump speech sounded warlike

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:02:48 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:13 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:13:51 GMT
    French President Emmanuel Macron says he isn't about to quit trying to convince President Donald Trump to reverse himself on his decision to exit the climate accords _ and thinks he will succeed.
    French President Emmanuel Macron says he isn't about to quit trying to convince President Donald Trump to reverse himself on his decision to exit the climate accords _ and thinks he will succeed.
  • Global differences abound as leaders address UN

    Global differences abound as leaders address UN

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:12:22 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:14 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:14:43 GMT
    President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron are expected to take the spotlight at the annual gathering of world leaders at the U.N. _ but discussions will be dominated by tough challenges like North...
    President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron are expected to take the spotlight at the annual gathering of world leaders at the U.N. _ but discussions will be dominated by tough challenges like North Korea and Myanmar's Muslim minority.
  • Hurricane Maria thrusts Dominica leader into spotlight

    Hurricane Maria thrusts Dominica leader into spotlight

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:22:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:03 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:03:26 GMT
    A dramatic series of social media posts at the height of Hurricane Maria have put the spotlight on the prime minister of the small Caribbean island of Dominica.
    A dramatic series of social media posts at the height of Hurricane Maria have put the spotlight on the prime minister of the small Caribbean island of Dominica.
  • Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's map

    Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's map

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 06:52:08 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:16 PM EDT2017-09-20 03:16:29 GMT

    More than 500,000 people - roughly half their population - have fled to neighboring Bangladesh in the past year, most of them in the last three weeks.

    More than 500,000 people - roughly half their population - have fled to neighboring Bangladesh in the past year, most of them in the last three weeks.

  • Study: 4,500 deaths a year from high Europe diesel emissions

    Study: 4,500 deaths a year from high Europe diesel emissions

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:31 AM EDT2017-09-18 06:31:25 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:54 PM EDT2017-09-20 01:54:19 GMT
    Researchers say there have been more than 4,500 premature deaths annually in Europe because diesel cars emitted higher levels of pollution than claimed.
    Researchers say there have been more than 4,500 premature deaths annually in Europe because diesel cars emitted higher levels of pollution than claimed.
  • Trump slams Venezuela at UN; Maduro calls him 'Hitler'

    Trump slams Venezuela at UN; Maduro calls him 'Hitler'

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:02 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:02:30 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:16 PM EDT2017-09-20 00:16:15 GMT
    President Donald Trump has singled out Venezuela in a speech to the U.N. as a threat to democratic principles alongside North Korea, Iran and Syria.
    President Donald Trump has singled out Venezuela in a speech to the U.N. as a threat to democratic principles alongside North Korea, Iran and Syria.
  • Police: Third arrest made in London subway attack

    Police: Third arrest made in London subway attack

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:05:43 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:44 PM EDT2017-09-19 23:44:30 GMT
    British police have arrested a third suspect in connection with the bomb that partially exploded on a London subway last week.
    British police have arrested a third suspect in connection with the bomb that partially exploded on a London subway last week.
  • Under fire over Rohingya, Suu Kyi defends Myanmar actions

    Under fire over Rohingya, Suu Kyi defends Myanmar actions

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:22:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:56 PM EDT2017-09-19 22:56:19 GMT
    Rights groups are critical of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's defense of her country's conduct in violence that has driven out more than 400,000 Rohingya Muslims.
    Rights groups are critical of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's defense of her country's conduct in violence that has driven out more than 400,000 Rohingya Muslims.
  • Congo leader opens peace conference in bloody Kasai region

    Congo leader opens peace conference in bloody Kasai region

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:24 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:24:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:35 PM EDT2017-09-19 22:35:50 GMT
    Congo leader opens peace conference in bloody Kasais, blames unrest on 'terrorist militia'.
    Congo leader opens peace conference in bloody Kasais, blames unrest on 'terrorist militia'.
  • Norway's massive wealth fund hits $1 trillion in value

    Norway's massive wealth fund hits $1 trillion in value

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:12:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:23 PM EDT2017-09-19 22:23:10 GMT
    Norway's sovereign petrodollar wealth fund hits "milestone" $1 trillion in value, beating all expectations since 1996 establishment.
    Norway's sovereign petrodollar wealth fund hits "milestone" $1 trillion in value, beating all expectations since 1996 establishment.
  • Huntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust

    Huntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:23 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:23:45 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:26:12 GMT
    Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, says Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the low level of trust between the two...
    Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, says Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the low level of trust between the two former Cold War foes.
  • Prosecutors to argue Pistorius should get more jail time

    Prosecutors to argue Pistorius should get more jail time

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:22:04 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-09-19 21:10:45 GMT
    Oscar Pistorius faces another legal challenge when South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal convenes Nov. 3 to hear arguments by state prosecutors that the former track star and convicted murderer should get more...
    Oscar Pistorius faces another legal challenge when South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal convenes Nov. 3 to hear arguments by state prosecutors that the former track star and convicted murderer should get more jail time.
  • Al-Qaida-led fighters on the offensive against Syrian troops

    Al-Qaida-led fighters on the offensive against Syrian troops

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:22:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:14 PM EDT2017-09-19 19:14:57 GMT
    Insurgents led by an al-Qaida-linked group have launched one of their widest offensives yet against Syrian pro-government forces, which responded with heavy airstrikes targeting hospitals and first responders.
    Insurgents led by an al-Qaida-linked group have launched one of their widest offensives yet against Syrian pro-government forces, which responded with heavy airstrikes targeting hospitals and first responders.
  • Ex-head of Vatican hospital justifies apartment renovations

    Ex-head of Vatican hospital justifies apartment renovations

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:52 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:52:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:04 PM EDT2017-09-19 19:04:28 GMT
    The ex-president of the Vatican's children's hospital has defended spending nearly a half million euros in hospital donations to renovate a cardinal's apartment, saying the investment would have brought new donations.
    The ex-president of the Vatican's children's hospital has defended spending nearly a half million euros in hospital donations to renovate a cardinal's apartment, saying the investment would have brought new donations.
  • Italy urges more patrols, punishment after spate of rapes

    Italy urges more patrols, punishment after spate of rapes

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:42 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:42:33 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:45 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:45:29 GMT
    Officials are calling for increased police patrols and new laws to punish perpetrators after a spate of rapes around Italy.
    Officials are calling for increased police patrols and new laws to punish perpetrators after a spate of rapes around Italy.
  • Pope overhauls key institute to reflect his vision of family

    Pope overhauls key institute to reflect his vision of family

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:22:29 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:07 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:07:33 GMT
    Pope Francis has overhauled the Vatican institute most closely associated with the conservative sexual morals promoted by St. John Paul II, saying it was necessary to adapt and expand its mission to address the...
    Pope Francis has overhauled the Vatican institute most closely associated with the conservative sexual morals promoted by St. John Paul II, saying it was necessary to adapt and expand its mission to address the reality of today's Catholics.
  • Wallenberg relatives vow to appeal Russian court ruling

    Wallenberg relatives vow to appeal Russian court ruling

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:22:56 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:33 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:33:45 GMT
    Relatives of Raoul Wallenberg say they will appeal a Russian court's move to turn down their lawsuit asking the KGB's successor to provide full information about the Swedish diplomat who disappeared after helping...
    Relatives of Raoul Wallenberg say they will appeal a Russian court's move to turn down their lawsuit asking the KGB's successor to provide full information about the Swedish diplomat who disappeared after helping 20,000 Hungarian Jews escape the Holocaust.
  • Czech zoo burns rhino horns, condemns auction in SAfrica

    Czech zoo burns rhino horns, condemns auction in SAfrica

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:12 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:12:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:14 PM EDT2017-09-19 17:14:48 GMT
    A zoo in the Czech Republic has burned its stockpiles to rhino horn with an estimated black market value of more than $2 million in a protest against a controversial auction of rhino horn in South Africa.
    A zoo in the Czech Republic has burned its stockpiles to rhino horn with an estimated black market value of more than $2 million in a protest against a controversial auction of rhino horn in South Africa.
  • Motorists trapped as suspicious object shuts main UK highway

    Motorists trapped as suspicious object shuts main UK highway

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:02:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:56 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:56:04 GMT
    Hundreds of motorists have been stuck for hours on one of Britain's main highways after it was closed due to a "suspicious object.".
    Hundreds of motorists have been stuck for hours on one of Britain's main highways after it was closed due to a "suspicious object.".
  • UN report says 40 million in 'modern slavery' in 2016

    UN report says 40 million in 'modern slavery' in 2016

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:32:18 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:22:53 GMT
    U.N. agencies and partners say some 40 million people were ensnared by modern slavery last year, decrying a scourge that disproportionately affects women and girls.
    U.N. agencies and partners say some 40 million people were ensnared by modern slavery last year, decrying a scourge that disproportionately affects women and girls.
  • The Latest: UN head says nuclear threat at high level

    The Latest: UN head says nuclear threat at high level

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:32:23 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:09 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:09:12 GMT
    U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning the world's leaders that the threat of a nuclear attack is at its highest level since the end of the Cold War and "fiery talk can lead to fatal misunderstandings.".
    U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning the world's leaders that the threat of a nuclear attack is at its highest level since the end of the Cold War and "fiery talk can lead to fatal misunderstandings.".
  • Russian navy launches barrage of cruise missiles in drills

    Russian navy launches barrage of cruise missiles in drills

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:02:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:08 PM EDT2017-09-19 16:08:50 GMT
    The Russian military says its warships have test-fired cruise missiles in an exercise that comes along with weeklong war games held by Russia and Belarus.
    The Russian military says its warships have test-fired cruise missiles in an exercise that comes along with weeklong war games held by Russia and Belarus.
  • Roads near Frankfurt Airport to close for WWII bomb removal

    Roads near Frankfurt Airport to close for WWII bomb removal

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:22:37 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:32:55 GMT
    German authorities say they will be shutting down some roads to traffic near the Frankfurt Airport after the discovery of a World War II-era bomb during construction work.
    German authorities say they will be shutting down some roads to traffic near the Frankfurt Airport after the discovery of a World War II-era bomb during construction work.
  • Germany arrests 2 Islamic State suspects in Berlin

    Germany arrests 2 Islamic State suspects in Berlin

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:24 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:24:46 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:32:21 GMT
    Federal prosecutors say two Iraqi men have been arrested in the German capital on suspicion of membership in a terrorist organization and war crimes as part of the Islamic State group in their home country.
    Federal prosecutors say two Iraqi men have been arrested in the German capital on suspicion of membership in a terrorist organization and war crimes as part of the Islamic State group in their home country.
  • At least 65 skulls found so far at a mass grave in Bosnia

    At least 65 skulls found so far at a mass grave in Bosnia

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:32:28 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:25 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:25:07 GMT
    Bosnian forensic experts find mass grave hiding remains of at least 65 victims of country's 1992-95 war.
    Bosnian forensic experts find mass grave hiding remains of at least 65 victims of country's 1992-95 war.
  • Stanislav Petrov, who averted nuclear war, dies at 77

    Stanislav Petrov, who averted nuclear war, dies at 77

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:42:21 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:26:15 GMT
    Stanislav Petrov, a former Soviet military officer known in the West as "The man who saved the world" for his role in averting a nuclear war has died.
    Stanislav Petrov, a former Soviet military officer known in the West as "The man who saved the world" for his role in averting a nuclear war has died.
  • Senate panel backs Trump's pick for US envoy to Afghanistan

    Senate panel backs Trump's pick for US envoy to Afghanistan

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:02 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:02:21 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:15 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:15:44 GMT
    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved the nomination of a veteran diplomat to serve as President Donald Trump's ambassador to Afghanistan.
    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved the nomination of a veteran diplomat to serve as President Donald Trump's ambassador to Afghanistan.
  • America 2nd: Traditions mean Trump must wait his turn at UN

    America 2nd: Traditions mean Trump must wait his turn at UN

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:32 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:32:07 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:34:44 GMT
    America 2nd: Tradition at the U.N. General Assembly means Brazil first, then the U.S. in speech lineup.
    America 2nd: Tradition at the U.N. General Assembly means Brazil first, then the U.S. in speech lineup.
  • Mattis: No need yet to shoot down NKorean missiles

    Mattis: No need yet to shoot down NKorean missiles

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:52:03 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:56:15 GMT
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the U.S. has not attempted to shoot down any of North Korea's missiles -- including two that recently overflew Japan -- because they have not posed a direct threat.
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the U.S. has not attempted to shoot down any of North Korea's missiles -- including two that recently overflew Japan -- because they have not posed a direct threat.
  • Forgotten people stranded for years by South Sudan's war

    Forgotten people stranded for years by South Sudan's war

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 10:22:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:34:37 GMT
    Forgotten people stranded for years by South Sudan's war and their unwillingness to give up their belongings.
    Forgotten people stranded for years by South Sudan's war and their unwillingness to give up their belongings.
  • Japan deploys missile interceptor near NKorea flight path

    Japan deploys missile interceptor near NKorea flight path

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:02 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:02:04 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:43 AM EDT2017-09-19 11:43:49 GMT
    Japan is deploying a mobile missile defense system on the northern island of Hokkaido following two recent North Korean missile flyovers.
    Japan is deploying a mobile missile defense system on the northern island of Hokkaido following two recent North Korean missile flyovers.
  • Saudi authorities pressure Snapchat to block Al-Jazeera

    Saudi authorities pressure Snapchat to block Al-Jazeera

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:11:54 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:44 AM EDT2017-09-19 10:44:46 GMT
    Snapchat has blocked Al-Jazeera's Discover channel in Saudi Arabia amid an ongoing dispute between Gulf states and Qatar, where the media network is headquartered.
    Snapchat has blocked Al-Jazeera's Discover channel in Saudi Arabia amid an ongoing dispute between Gulf states and Qatar, where the media network is headquartered.
  • Tanker being used in Greece oil spill cleanup to be replaced

    Tanker being used in Greece oil spill cleanup to be replaced

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:12:10 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:13 AM EDT2017-09-19 09:13:39 GMT
    Greek authorities say a tanker being used to pump oil from a sunken ship that is polluting the coastline is to be replaced because its certificate of seaworthiness is expiring.
    Greek authorities say a tanker being used to pump oil from a sunken ship that is polluting the coastline is to be replaced because its certificate of seaworthiness is expiring.
  • Police arrest Pakistani jihadi suspect in Spain

    Police arrest Pakistani jihadi suspect in Spain

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:12 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:12:06 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 5:13 AM EDT2017-09-19 09:13:36 GMT
    Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested a Pakistani man suspected of promoting terrorism and spreading Islamic jihadi propaganda on social media networks.
    Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested a Pakistani man suspected of promoting terrorism and spreading Islamic jihadi propaganda on social media networks.
  • Defending Myanmar, Suu Kyi says most Rohingya villages calm

    Defending Myanmar, Suu Kyi says most Rohingya villages calm

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 12:11:48 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:24 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:24:10 GMT
    More than 10,000 Muslims in Bangladesh have marched toward Myanmar's embassy to protest the country's crackdown on Rohingya Muslims.
    More than 10,000 Muslims in Bangladesh have marched toward Myanmar's embassy to protest the country's crackdown on Rohingya Muslims.
  • The Latest: Envoy says China understands Myanmar's efforts

    The Latest: Envoy says China understands Myanmar's efforts

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:22 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:22:10 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:13 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:13:30 GMT
    Suu Kyi says most Rohingya Muslim villages not affected by violence in Myanmar, invites diplomats to visit them.
    Suu Kyi says most Rohingya Muslim villages not affected by violence in Myanmar, invites diplomats to visit them.
  • Trump calls for UN reform, but with more restrained tones

    Trump calls for UN reform, but with more restrained tones

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:21 AM EDT2017-09-18 08:21:29 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:34:14 GMT

    President Donald Trump is plunging into a foreign policy-focused week that will be anchored by his first address to the United Nations General Assembly.

    President Donald Trump is plunging into a foreign policy-focused week that will be anchored by his first address to the United Nations General Assembly.

  • The Latest: North Korea's top diplomat heading to UN meeting

    The Latest: North Korea's top diplomat heading to UN meeting

    Monday, September 18 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-09-18 21:21:48 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:33 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:33:38 GMT
    The plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims that U.N. officials have described as ethnic cleansing is getting early attention at the annual gathering of government leaders at the world body.
    The plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims that U.N. officials have described as ethnic cleansing is getting early attention at the annual gathering of government leaders at the world body.
  • The Latest: Ivanka Trump pursues her own agenda at UN

    The Latest: Ivanka Trump pursues her own agenda at UN

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:33 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:33:04 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:25:12 GMT
    President Donald Trump presses the need for reform at the United Nations as he makes his debut address to a session of the U.N. General Assembly in New York.
    President Donald Trump presses the need for reform at the United Nations as he makes his debut address to a session of the U.N. General Assembly in New York.
  • Navy fires 2 commanders in connection with ship collisions

    Navy fires 2 commanders in connection with ship collisions

    Monday, September 18 2017 1:12 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:12:03 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:15 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:15:04 GMT
    Navy fires 2 commanders in connection with ship collisions as part of sweeping purge of leadership in the Japan-based fleet.
    Navy fires 2 commanders in connection with ship collisions as part of sweeping purge of leadership in the Japan-based fleet.
  • New misconduct allegations hang over UN meeting on sex abuse

    New misconduct allegations hang over UN meeting on sex abuse

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:01 PM EDT2017-09-19 00:01:56 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:14 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:14:30 GMT
    U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says sexual abuse is problem that goes beyond peacekeeping missions and plagues the entire United Nations.
    U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says sexual abuse is problem that goes beyond peacekeeping missions and plagues the entire United Nations.
  • Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's map

    Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's map

    Monday, September 18 2017 9:42 PM EDT2017-09-19 01:42:16 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 06:34:06 GMT
    Rights group: Muslim Rohingya almost completely erased from Myanmar's Maungdaw township; other townships also damaged.
    Rights group: Muslim Rohingya almost completely erased from Myanmar's Maungdaw township; other townships also damaged.
  • Students in France acid attack show compassion for assailant

    Students in France acid attack show compassion for assailant

    Monday, September 18 2017 11:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:11:43 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 1:44 AM EDT2017-09-19 05:44:00 GMT
    The four American college students attacked with acid at a Marseille train station have forgiven their assailant, who reportedly suffers from a mental illness, a spokesman for their school said on Monday.
    The four American college students attacked with acid at a Marseille train station have forgiven their assailant, who reportedly suffers from a mental illness, a spokesman for their school said on Monday.
  • UK police quiz 2 ex-foster children over London subway bomb

    UK police quiz 2 ex-foster children over London subway bomb

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:41 AM EDT2017-09-18 07:41:29 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:25 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:25:02 GMT

    Authorities have reduced the terror threat level from "critical" to "severe," meaning they no longer believe another attack is imminent.

    Authorities have reduced the terror threat level from "critical" to "severe," meaning they no longer believe another attack is imminent.

  • Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as a Category 5 storm

    Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as a Category 5 storm

    Monday, September 18 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-09-18 04:13:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:25 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:25:00 GMT

    Maria is expected to become much stronger over the next 48 hours, following a path that would take it near many of the islands wrecked by Hurricane Irma and on to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

    Maria is expected to become much stronger over the next 48 hours, following a path that would take it near many of the islands wrecked by Hurricane Irma and on to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

  • French envoy at UN: Discord at highest level since Cold War

    French envoy at UN: Discord at highest level since Cold War

    Monday, September 18 2017 1:01 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:01:53 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-09-19 04:14:13 GMT
    France's foreign minister says dissention and conflict are at their highest level since the Cold War, while cooperation among nations has become more difficult.
    France's foreign minister says dissention and conflict are at their highest level since the Cold War, while cooperation among nations has become more difficult.
  • US flies powerful warplanes amid tensions with North Korea

    US flies powerful warplanes amid tensions with North Korea

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 08:11:37 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 11:22 PM EDT2017-09-19 03:22:34 GMT

    South Korea says the U.S. military has flown powerful bombers and stealth jets over the Korean Peninsula in joint drills with South Korean warplanes.

    South Korea says the U.S. military has flown powerful bombers and stealth jets over the Korean Peninsula in joint drills with South Korean warplanes.

  • German foreign minister urges direct talks with North Korea

    German foreign minister urges direct talks with North Korea

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:42 AM EDT2017-09-18 07:42:56 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-09-19 01:03:25 GMT
    Germany's foreign minister is calling for direct talks with North Korea in the standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.
    Germany's foreign minister is calling for direct talks with North Korea in the standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.
  • Putin attends military drills that worry Russia's neighbors

    Putin attends military drills that worry Russia's neighbors

    Monday, September 18 2017 9:41 AM EDT2017-09-18 13:41:54 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 8:53 PM EDT2017-09-19 00:53:24 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is attending military maneuvers that have worried his country's neighbors.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is attending military maneuvers that have worried his country's neighbors.
  • Uproar in Turkey over removing evolution from biology class

    Uproar in Turkey over removing evolution from biology class

    Sunday, September 17 2017 8:20 AM EDT2017-09-17 12:20:59 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-09-18 23:13:43 GMT
    Students in Turkey are returning to school where they will be taught evolution for the last time in their biology classes.
    Students in Turkey are returning to school where they will be taught evolution for the last time in their biology classes.
  • As world leaders meet at UN, opinion hardens against Myanmar

    As world leaders meet at UN, opinion hardens against Myanmar

    Monday, September 18 2017 7:11 PM EDT2017-09-18 23:11:58 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 7:12 PM EDT2017-09-18 23:12:38 GMT
    International opinion is hardening against Myanmar as the U.S., Britain and other powers renew calls for an end to violence against Rohingya Muslims, whose plight is overshadowing the Southeast Asian nation's...
    International opinion is hardening against Myanmar as the U.S., Britain and other powers renew calls for an end to violence against Rohingya Muslims, whose plight is overshadowing the Southeast Asian nation's transition to democracy.
  • Syrian troops battling IS cross river toward US-backed force

    Syrian troops battling IS cross river toward US-backed force

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:02 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:02:28 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 6:33 PM EDT2017-09-18 22:33:32 GMT
    Syrian troops battling the Islamic State group have crossed to the eastern bank of the Euphrates River in Deir el-Zour, securing their hold on the eastern city but threatening a potential standoff with U.S.-backed...
    Syrian troops battling the Islamic State group have crossed to the eastern bank of the Euphrates River in Deir el-Zour, securing their hold on the eastern city but threatening a potential standoff with U.S.-backed forces operating nearby.
  • Opposition sees Brexit 'chaos' in UK govt shifts and feuds

    Opposition sees Brexit 'chaos' in UK govt shifts and feuds

    Monday, September 18 2017 5:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 09:11:33 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-09-18 21:33:51 GMT
    Britain's statistics regulator has accused Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson of misleadingly claiming that leaving the European Union will give Britain an extra 350 million pounds ($475 million) a week to spend on...
    Britain's statistics regulator has accused Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson of misleadingly claiming that leaving the European Union will give Britain an extra 350 million pounds ($475 million) a week to spend on health care.
  • UN says 1 Tanzanian peacekeeper killed in Congo, 1 injured

    UN says 1 Tanzanian peacekeeper killed in Congo, 1 injured

    Monday, September 18 2017 5:12 PM EDT2017-09-18 21:12:02 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 5:13 PM EDT2017-09-18 21:13:33 GMT
    The United Nations mission in Congo says that a peacekeeper has been killed amid fighting in Beni territory in the country's North Kivu province.
    The United Nations mission in Congo says that a peacekeeper has been killed amid fighting in Beni territory in the country's North Kivu province.
  • Iraq's top court suspends Kurdish region's independence vote

    Iraq's top court suspends Kurdish region's independence vote

    Monday, September 18 2017 7:42 AM EDT2017-09-18 11:42:49 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 4:13 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:13:20 GMT
    Iraq's Supreme Court temporarily suspends northern Kurdish region's referendum on independence due next week.
    Iraq's Supreme Court temporarily suspends northern Kurdish region's referendum on independence due next week.
  • Lady Gaga postpones European leg of world tour

    Lady Gaga postpones European leg of world tour

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:21 AM EDT2017-09-18 08:21:36 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:02:04 GMT
    Lady Gaga has postponed her world tour's European leg until next year because of ongoing health problems.
    Lady Gaga has postponed her world tour's European leg until next year because of ongoing health problems.
  • Trump's childhood home becomes showcase for refugees

    Trump's childhood home becomes showcase for refugees

    Monday, September 18 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-09-18 04:17:00 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:55:31 GMT
    President Donald Trump's childhood home had some new occupants over the weekend _ refugees.
    President Donald Trump's childhood home had some new occupants over the weekend _ refugees.
  • World Wildlife Fund sues over Greece oil spill from tanker

    World Wildlife Fund sues over Greece oil spill from tanker

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:51 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:51:56 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:53:19 GMT
    The World Wildlife Fund has filed a lawsuit over extensive pollution to the coastline outside Athens following the sinking of a tanker near Greece's largest port.
    The World Wildlife Fund has filed a lawsuit over extensive pollution to the coastline outside Athens following the sinking of a tanker near Greece's largest port.
  • The Latest: US says Syrian allies in touch with Assad forces

    The Latest: US says Syrian allies in touch with Assad forces

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:01:45 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 3:03 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:03:17 GMT
    The spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition says their allies on the ground in Syria are keeping "open lines" of communication with President Bashar Assad's forces to avoid frictions between them as both wage...
    The spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition says their allies on the ground in Syria are keeping "open lines" of communication with President Bashar Assad's forces to avoid frictions between them as both wage offensives against the Islamic State group.
  • Israel and US open first American military base in Israel

    Israel and US open first American military base in Israel

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:01 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:01:44 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 3:03 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:03:16 GMT
    Israel and the U.S. have inaugurated the first American military base on Israeli soil.
    Israel and the U.S. have inaugurated the first American military base on Israeli soil.
  • Swiss state blocks cyberattack, but another hits contractor

    Swiss state blocks cyberattack, but another hits contractor

    Friday, September 15 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-09-15 15:48:56 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 2:33 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:33:27 GMT
    Switzerland's government says state cyber-experts detected and prevented an attempted cyberattack on the Swiss defense department, while another attack "disrupted" the systems of a contractor for the foreign...
    Switzerland's government says state cyber-experts detected and prevented an attempted cyberattack on the Swiss defense department, while another attack "disrupted" the systems of a contractor for the foreign affairs department.
  • German nationalist party presents anti-Islam platform

    German nationalist party presents anti-Islam platform

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:02 AM EDT2017-09-18 12:02:44 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 2:04 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:04:54 GMT
    The nationalist Alternative for Germany party is insisting that Islam is incompatible with democracy as Germany's election campaign enters its final stretch.
    The nationalist Alternative for Germany party is insisting that Islam is incompatible with democracy as Germany's election campaign enters its final stretch.
  • Pakistan: Attack at Afghan border kills 1, wounds 11

    Pakistan: Attack at Afghan border kills 1, wounds 11

    Monday, September 18 2017 1:41 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:41:41 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 1:42 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:42:29 GMT
    A Pakistan government official says a suicide attack has killed one civilian and wounded 12 others attempting to target a paramilitary vehicle near the Chaman border crossing with Afghanistan.
    A Pakistan government official says a suicide attack has killed one civilian and wounded 12 others attempting to target a paramilitary vehicle near the Chaman border crossing with Afghanistan.
  • Uganda police detain 11 protesting 'life presidency'

    Uganda police detain 11 protesting 'life presidency'

    Monday, September 18 2017 1:21 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:21:40 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:22:21 GMT
    Ugandan police have detained a lawmaker and 10 others who were arrested while protesting against a plan that they charge would enable the country's long-term president to rule for life.
    Ugandan police have detained a lawmaker and 10 others who were arrested while protesting against a plan that they charge would enable the country's long-term president to rule for life.
  • Moscow court rejects lawsuit by Raoul Wallenberg's relatives

    Moscow court rejects lawsuit by Raoul Wallenberg's relatives

    Monday, September 18 2017 1:03 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:03:18 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 1:13 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:13:46 GMT
    A court in Moscow has turned down a lawsuit by the relatives of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who disappeared after helping at least 20,000 Hungarian Jews escape the Holocaust.
    A court in Moscow has turned down a lawsuit by the relatives of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who disappeared after helping at least 20,000 Hungarian Jews escape the Holocaust.
  • Egypt acquits Irish-Egyptian after 4 years in detention

    Egypt acquits Irish-Egyptian after 4 years in detention

    Monday, September 18 2017 11:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:11:54 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 1:13 PM EDT2017-09-18 17:13:21 GMT
    An Egyptian criminal court has acquitted an Irish-Egyptian who has been detained for four years on a slew of charges, including murder, arson and illegal possession of weapons.
    An Egyptian criminal court has acquitted an Irish-Egyptian who has been detained for four years on a slew of charges, including murder, arson and illegal possession of weapons.
  • The Latest: UK shifts Brexit team; opposition sees "chaos"

    The Latest: UK shifts Brexit team; opposition sees "chaos"

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:21 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:21:50 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 12:12 PM EDT2017-09-18 16:12:19 GMT
    The top civil servant on Britain's Brexit negotiating team has left the Department for Exiting the European Union in what opponents said was a sign of chaos in Britain's Conservative government.
    The top civil servant on Britain's Brexit negotiating team has left the Department for Exiting the European Union in what opponents said was a sign of chaos in Britain's Conservative government.
  • Trump: Fate of Iran nuclear deal hangs on tough UN policing

    Trump: Fate of Iran nuclear deal hangs on tough UN policing

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:01 AM EDT2017-09-18 12:01:44 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 11:13 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:13:28 GMT
    U.S. President Donald Trump is warning that Washington will walk away from a nuclear deal it agreed to with Iran if it deems that the U.N. agency monitoring the agreement is not tough enough in monitoring it.
    U.S. President Donald Trump is warning that Washington will walk away from a nuclear deal it agreed to with Iran if it deems that the U.N. agency monitoring the agreement is not tough enough in monitoring it.
  • The Latest: London bomb suspects fostered by British couple

    The Latest: London bomb suspects fostered by British couple

    Monday, September 18 2017 6:31 AM EDT2017-09-18 10:31:35 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 11:13 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:13:19 GMT
    A local official and media reports say the two suspects arrested over last week's London subway bombing are an 18-year-old refugee from Iraq and a 21-year old believed to be from Syria, both of whom were fostered...
    A local official and media reports say the two suspects arrested over last week's London subway bombing are an 18-year-old refugee from Iraq and a 21-year old believed to be from Syria, both of whom were fostered by a British couple.
  • Somalia regional state sides with Saudi Arabia over Qatar

    Somalia regional state sides with Saudi Arabia over Qatar

    Monday, September 18 2017 11:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:11:56 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 11:12 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:12:47 GMT
    A Somali regional state has declared it would side with Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties with Qatar, in a new challenge to Somalia's efforts to stay neutral in the dispute.
    A Somali regional state has declared it would side with Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties with Qatar, in a new challenge to Somalia's efforts to stay neutral in the dispute.
  • Boko Haram suicide attack kills at least 15 in north Nigeria

    Boko Haram suicide attack kills at least 15 in north Nigeria

    Monday, September 18 2017 11:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:11:55 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 11:12 AM EDT2017-09-18 15:12:46 GMT
    A Nigerian rescue official says that at least 15 people have been killed and 43 others injured in a suicide attack on Mashimari village in Borno state.
    A Nigerian rescue official says that at least 15 people have been killed and 43 others injured in a suicide attack on Mashimari village in Borno state.
  • Egypt plans to plug budget gaps with more foreign debt

    Egypt plans to plug budget gaps with more foreign debt

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:31 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:31:40 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 10:33 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:33:08 GMT
    Egypt's Finance Minister says the country will face a $10 to $12 billion budget shortfall for the current 2017-18 fiscal year, and plans expanded foreign debt issuance to overcome it.
    Egypt's Finance Minister says the country will face a $10 to $12 billion budget shortfall for the current 2017-18 fiscal year, and plans expanded foreign debt issuance to overcome it.
  • 3 bank customers in Germany fined for ignoring collapsed man

    3 bank customers in Germany fined for ignoring collapsed man

    Monday, September 18 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 13:11:47 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 10:22 AM EDT2017-09-18 14:22:07 GMT
    German court has fined three bank customers for failing to help an elderly man who collapsed in a bank branch and later died.
    German court has fined three bank customers for failing to help an elderly man who collapsed in a bank branch and later died.
  • The Latest: Turkey warns Kurds against 'artificial' state

    The Latest: Turkey warns Kurds against 'artificial' state

    Monday, September 18 2017 7:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 11:11:35 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 9:33 AM EDT2017-09-18 13:33:09 GMT
    The Latest: Iraq's Supreme Court temporarily suspends northern Kurdish region's referendum on independence.
    The Latest: Iraq's Supreme Court temporarily suspends northern Kurdish region's referendum on independence.
  • Burst fuel pipe to disrupt New Zealand flights through week

    Burst fuel pipe to disrupt New Zealand flights through week

    Sunday, September 17 2017 9:51 PM EDT2017-09-18 01:51:21 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 7:52 AM EDT2017-09-18 11:52:08 GMT
    A rupture in the main pipeline carrying jet fuel to New Zealand's largest airport has disrupted the travel plans of thousands of people and is expected to cause further cancellations and delays through next week.
    A rupture in the main pipeline carrying jet fuel to New Zealand's largest airport has disrupted the travel plans of thousands of people and is expected to cause further cancellations and delays through next week.
  • UN says 2 Americans unjustly held in Iran part of a pattern

    UN says 2 Americans unjustly held in Iran part of a pattern

    Monday, September 18 2017 5:11 AM EDT2017-09-18 09:11:33 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 7:12 AM EDT2017-09-18 11:12:25 GMT
    UN panel urges immediate release for 2 Iranian-Americans serving 10-year prison sentences on spying charges.
    UN panel urges immediate release for 2 Iranian-Americans serving 10-year prison sentences on spying charges.
  • Motor accident in Uganda kills 13 people, police say

    Motor accident in Uganda kills 13 people, police say

    Monday, September 18 2017 6:21 AM EDT2017-09-18 10:21:30 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 7:02 AM EDT2017-09-18 11:02:33 GMT
    Ugandan police say 13 people, including 12 Tanzanian nationals, have been killed in a motor accident on a highway in central Uganda.
    Ugandan police say 13 people, including 12 Tanzanian nationals, have been killed in a motor accident on a highway in central Uganda.
  • Turkey: Ex-newspaper managers, columnists go on trial

    Turkey: Ex-newspaper managers, columnists go on trial

    Monday, September 18 2017 6:21 AM EDT2017-09-18 10:21:37 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 6:22 AM EDT2017-09-18 10:22:07 GMT
    Former managers and columnists of a newspaper in Turkey linked to a U.S.-based cleric have gone on trial, accused of supporting last year's failed coup.
    Former managers and columnists of a newspaper in Turkey linked to a U.S.-based cleric have gone on trial, accused of supporting last year's failed coup.
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  • After Equifax, public shaming but GOP wary of new rules

    After Equifax, public shaming but GOP wary of new rules

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:48 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:48:03 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:09 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:09:22 GMT
    Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million...
    Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans.
  • Off to Mexico? Prepare to wait at busiest US border crossing

    Off to Mexico? Prepare to wait at busiest US border crossing

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:35:44 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:09 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:09:02 GMT
    The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
    The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
  • Powerless: Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity

    Powerless: Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:46:11 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:07 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:07:41 GMT

    Maria hit the island Wednesday morning as a Category 4 storm with 155 mph winds, the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years.

    Maria hit the island Wednesday morning as a Category 4 storm with 155 mph winds, the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years.

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