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Puerto Rico marks 1 year since Maria with song…

Puerto Ricans mark the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria with choirs, protests and a funeral procession

Robbie Williams entertains at Emporio Armani's…

Robbie Williams entertained the fashion crowd at Emporio Armani's airport show, while Nicki Minaj took a front row seat at Fendi, taking a turn for fans on her way in decked out in a Fendi puffer jacket and matching leggings and cropped top

Russian Efforts In Macedonia Latest Attempt To…

The U.S. Secretary of Defense has accused Russia of meddling in a Macedonian referendum, but it's just the latest Balkan nation targeted by Russia.

44 dead as Tanzanian ferry capsizes on Lake…

At least 44 people are dead after a ferry sinks on Lake Victoria and the toll is expected to rise when rescue efforts resume at daybreak

Despite protests, Russia's anti-doping agency…

Despite protests, WADA ends suspension of Russia's anti-doping agency

Does American-Style Democracy Work In The Middle…

A trend of elections where the votes aren't counted has led many to believe their votes don't matter.

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Trump to address drugs, nuclear weapons in UN…

President Donald Trump will discuss the global drug trade and stopping the spread of weapons of mass destruction during two speeches next week at the United Nations General Assembly

Israeli delegation in Moscow to share data on…

A high-level Israeli military delegation is visiting Moscow to present detailed information related to the downing of a Russian warplane by Syrian forces that responded to an Israeli air raid

Report: Germany Approved Arms Sale To Saudi…

​Germany reportedly approved the shipment of weapon systems to Saudi Arabia despite saying it wouldn't back in January.

The Latest: Dozens dead after ferry sinks on Lake Victoria

The Latest: Dozens dead after ferry sinks on Lake Victoria, Tanzania official says

300K Sign Petition Supporting Bus Driver Who Slapped Boy

A French bus driver who slapped a 12-year-old boy who ran out into the road faces disciplinary action—but more than 300,000 people so far have signed a petition supporting the driver. (See the petition here ; link is in French.) After the driver was forced to brake hard...

Spanish Official Says Trump Told Him To Build A…

Earlier this year, Spain became the most popular entry point for migrants looking to cross into Europe.

Plight of jailed Catalans strains dialogue with…

Jailed separatists have become an emotional symbol for the Catalan independence movement and a key stumbling block in negotiations with Spain out of the country's political deadlock

Catalan separatists mark anniversary of independence push

Thousands of Catalan pro-independence activists are protesting in Barcelona to mark the anniversary of demonstrations that fired up the region's secessionist drive and brought Spain's worst political crisis in decades

Another Landslide Hits The Philippines

At least 15 people are dead and dozens more are missing.

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Egypt court orders release of former president's…

Egyptian court orders release from detention of former president Hosni Mubarak's two sons

EU, UK fail to resolve border row as Brexit…

Britain and its EU partners failed to clinch a breakthrough in Brexit talks as divisions over the best way to avoid a hard border in Ireland seemed likely to push talks on Britain's departure down to the wire

UN Report Says Cocaine Production In Colombia At…

The U.N. Office on Drugs and Crime published the report on Wednesday.

Polish police looking for man who threw stone…

Polish police are looking for a man who threw a stone into a synagogue in Gdansk as members of the Jewish community were praying on the Yom Kippur holiday

The Latest: S. Korean diva sings at North Korean…

The Latest: South Korean pop diva sings to Korean leaders at North Korean crater lake

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe Wins Party Election In…

Abe won the election with about 70 percent of the total vote.

Ugandan pop star vows to fight on after arriving…

Uganda's pop star politician vows to fight on 'or we shall die trying' after arriving from US

Le Pen: I'm Defying Order for Psych Evaluation

A firebrand politician of the far right in France has been ordered by a court to undergo a psychiatric evaluation—and Marine Le Pen is daring the court to force her to do so. The leader of the National Rally broke the news herself in a (French-language) tweet , saying that...

Third Inter-Korean Summit Ends With Highly…

The leaders of North Korea and South Korea visited the highest peak on the Korean Peninsula Thursday.

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Meghan Markle takes mom to UK cookbook fundraiser

Meghan Markle was joined by her mother for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of London's Grenfell Tower fire

'Croydon Cat Killer' Is No Killer at All

For three years, Southern England has been in search of the Croydon Cat Killer , the seemingly macabre culprit behind a series of animal killings, mostly in the form of beheadings. Now, after the deaths of some 400 cats, police say the case has been closed—and that the killer wasn't...

United Nations Warns Of Looming Famine In Yemen

The U.N. food agency chief says Yemen is on the brink of a "devastating famine."