VENEZUELA FREES MUSICIAN JAILED AFTER BLASTING GOVERNMENT

Authorities in Venezuela have released from prison a young musician who was jailed six weeks ago after taking to social media to vent...

AP EXPLAINS: QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ON NEW US ASYLUM BAN

 
 
 

HEAD OF UN NUCLEAR WATCHDOG REPORTED TO BE STEPPING DOWN

The United Nations' nuclear watchdog says it can't confirm rumors that its director general is stepping down for health reasons

PERU AUTHORITIES SAY EX-PRESIDENT ALEJANDRO TOLEDO, WANTED FOR ALLEGED CORRUPTION, HAS BEEN ARRESTED IN UNITED STATES

 
 
 

CALIFORNIA INDICTMENT ALLEGES MS-13 HACKED VICTIMS TO DEATH

A federal racketeering indictment alleges that members and associates of the MS-13 gang committed a series of murders including several...

SUDAN ARMY, PROTESTERS MEET TO DISCUSS TRANSITION DEAL

Sudan's ruling generals and the pro-democracy movement are meeting to finalize a power-sharing deal

 
 
 

WILL TRUMP LET CHEVRON STAY IN VENEZUELA?

The Trump administration needs to decide by July 27 whether or not to allow Chevron to keep operating in Venezuela

3 DEAD, 4 MISSING IN FLOAT PLANE CRASH IN CANADA

At least three people died and a search is under way for four people missing after a float plane crashed into a lake in the Eastern...

 
 
 

ANXIOUS IMMIGRANTS WAIT TO LEARN EFFECT OF NEW ASYLUM POLICY

Dozens of immigrants are lining up at a Mexico border crossing, waiting to learn how the Trump administration's plans to end most asylum...

PM OF IRAQ'S KURDISH REGION MEETS TOP OFFICIALS IN BAGHDAD

The newly confirmed prime minister of Iraq's self-ruled Kurdish region is meeting with top officials on his first visit to the Iraqi...

 
 
 

REPORTS: AIRSTRIKES HIT MARKET IN SYRIA'S NORTH, KILL 9

Paramedics and a war monitor say at least nine civilians have been killed in Syrian government airstrikes on a residential area in...

NEW LITHUANIAN PRESIDENT AGAINST EU SANCTIONS FOR POLAND

Lithuania's new president, Gitanas Nauseda, has spoken out against European Union sanctions on Poland the controversial changes it...

 
 
 

EU IS PREPARING FOR MORE VENEZUELA SANCTIONS

The European Union is preparing to impose more sanctions on Venezuela targeting officials who are accused of being involved in torture...

TURKEY SAYS SHIP ATTACKED OFF NIGERIA, 10 CREW KIDNAPPED

Turkey's state-run news agency says an armed gang has attacked a Turkish cargo ship off the coast of Nigeria and kidnapped 10 of vessel's...

 
 
 

ITALY'S SALVINI BOWS TO PRESSURE TO RESPOND ON RUSSIA REPORT

Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini has bowed to days of pressure and agreed to respond to questions in Parliament about allegations an associate...

AUSTRIA: UKRAINIAN BUSINESSMAN'S US EXTRADITION ON HOLD

Austrian officials say the country's justice minister has approved the extradition to the U.S. of Ukrainian businessman Dymitro Firtash,...

 
 
 

POLICE TO CHARGE SUSPECT IN US SCIENTIST'S SLAYING IN CRETE

Police on the Greek island of Crete say a 27-year-old man will be charged with murder in the slaying of American scientist Suzanne...

ACTIVISTS: DUTERTE IN CROSSHAIRS WITH NEW LAW ON HARASSMENT

Philippine activists have welcomed a new law against a range of acts of sexual harassment that the president signed but they say ironically...

 
 
 

HONG KONG PROTESTS CHALLENGE CHINA WITH NO END IN SIGHT

What began as a protest against an extradition bill has ballooned into a fundamental challenge to the way Hong Kong is governed and...

DONORS ANXIOUS OVER STALEMATE AT POLAND'S JEWISH MUSEUM

A Jewish association says private donors to Poland's renowned Jewish history museum have suspended their donations out of concern at...

 
 
 



Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

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US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

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Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

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Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship...

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Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

Garner's words “I can't breathe” became a rallying cry for police reform activists, coming amid a stretch of other deaths of black men at the hands of white officers. Read more ...

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

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Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's chokehold death

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California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

The man pleaded not guilty during a Monday morning arraignment. Read more ...