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Maldives wants to restructure debt to China 2019-12-05 08:50:42COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - The Maldives foreign minister says his country needs to restructure its massive debt to China, which he says has put the Ind

North Korea threatens to resume calling Trump ‘dotard’ 2019-12-05 08:37:31SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea threatened Thursday to resume insults of U.S. President Donald Trump and consider him a “dotard” if

Portugal resists US appeal to bar Huawei from 2019-12-05 07:02:13LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal won’t exclude Chinese companies from supplying technology for the country’s next-generation 5G wireless n

Israeli foreign minister says he hopes Corbyn isn’t 2019-12-05 06:19:46JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel’s foreign minister says he hopes the leader of Britain’s Labour Party doesn’t get elected in the country&rsq

Turkish committee backs contentious maritime deal with Libya 2019-12-05 06:06:27ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Turkish parliament's foreign affairs committee on Thursday endorsed a controversial deal on maritime boundaries in the Medi

Prosecution: ICC judges were wrong to reject Afghan 2019-12-05 05:43:01THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - International Criminal Court judges overstepped their powers when they refused to authorize an investigation into allega

Cyprus to launch Hague court case over Turkey’s 2019-12-05 05:36:18NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - The president of Cyprus says authorities are launching legal action at the International Court of Justice in the Hague against

OPEC debates deeper production cuts to push up 2019-12-05 05:13:55VIENNA (AP) - The countries that make up the OPEC oil-producing cartel are meeting Thursday to decide whether to cut down on their production and push

U.K. election is full of dirty tricks and 2019-12-05 04:45:13LONDON (AP) — Britain is proving a lawless landscape for political mudslingers mining cyberspace for votes in an election that could determine t

China says US must cut tariffs in trade 2019-12-05 04:24:03BEIJING (AP) - Washington must roll back punitive tariffs on Chinese imports if the two sides reach a trade deal, China said Thursday, indicating Beij

58 migrants dead after boat capsizes off Mauritania 2019-12-05 03:33:50NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — Scores of migrants who swam through rough Atlantic Ocean waters to safety from a capsized boat while 58 others dro

Moon calls for Chinese role in denuclearizing North 2019-12-05 03:18:38SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday the global diplomatic push to defuse the nuclear standoff with North Korea

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North Korean defector raped by South Korean intel New! 2019-12-05 17:59:51Two South Korean intelligence officers are accused of raping a North Korean defector, forcing her to have two abortions, according to the woman’

Indian woman who planned to testify against alleged New! 2019-12-05 17:14:03An Indian woman was set on fire on her way to testify against two men who allegedly raped her, according to reports.

US officials release photos of 'significant cache' of New! 2019-12-05 15:00:04U.S. officials released photos Thursday of the missile parts intercepted by military personnel believed to be from Iran headed to Yemen. 

Australian customs agents, IT worker charged in country's New! 2019-12-05 14:43:47Two Australian customs agents and an IT worker have been charged in connection with the country's largest seizure of methamphetamine, which had been

Fugitive Indian guru accused of rape announces new New! 2019-12-05 14:36:08A fugitive Indian guru wanted on charges of rape and abduction in India has announced he is establishing his own country on an island off the coast of

Iranian forces may have killed more than 1,000 New! 2019-12-05 14:16:31More than 1,000 people may have been killed by security forces in Iran amid recent protests a senior state department official said Thursday.

North Korea to Trump: Stop calling Kim Jong New! 2019-12-05 14:10:32President Trump’s “Rocket Man” nickname appears to have hit a sore spot.

Man hits 'dog' on Canadian highway, doesn't realize 2019-12-05 13:06:16A Canadian man who hit a dog with his car last week and brought it to safety was "extremely surprised" to find out it wasn't a dog — but a yo

Canada suspects launched marijuana, meth into jail using 2019-12-05 12:43:28Two Canadians were arrested after police suspected the pair of loading drugs into a potato gun cannon and launching them into a co

Trafalgar Square Christmas tree in London panned as 2019-12-05 10:02:11The holiday season has officially arrived in London, but as the lights will be switched on Thursday on the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree, some have

Man allegedly threw ferrets at car, damaged at 2019-12-05 09:46:34A man in England was arrested Monday for allegedly damaging several vehicles by throwing a box — and two ferrets — at them, poli

Fires erupt in Paris as general strike creates 2019-12-05 09:37:34Thousands of protesters are marching through the streets of Paris on Thursday as part of a general strike over French President Emmanuel Macron’

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Trump Blasts Macron For 'Very Nasty Statement' On 2019-12-03 05:55:17President Donald Trump also attacked Germany’s shortfall on funding commitments ahead of a NATO summit in London.

Trump Says He'll Stay Out Of UK Election 2019-12-03 05:26:34Speaking in London on the first day of a NATO summit, Trump also denied the U.S. is seeking to open up Britain’s NHS to American competition.

5 Key Moments From Prince Andrew Accuser Virginia 2019-12-03 04:10:39For the first time on British TV, Giuffre explains how she was trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein and forced to have sex with the royal in 2001.

Iran State TV Says ‘Rioters’ Shot And Killed 2019-12-03 01:19:00The acknowledgment came in a television package that criticized international Farsi-language channels for their reporting on the crisis, which began o

North Korea Says It’s Up To U.S. To 2019-12-03 01:13:06North Korea continues to dial up pressure on Washington ahead of Kim Jong Un’s end-of-year deadline for the U.S. to offer mutually acceptable te

Prehistoric Puppy Found In Permafrost Still Has Its 2019-12-02 16:39:55The estimated 18,000-year-old dog was discovered in Russia last year in frozen mud.

20 Million People Have Fled Their Homes Because 2019-12-02 04:07:17Poor nations have been disproportionately impacted by climate change, a grim new report by the anti-poverty charity found.

Amazon Removes Auschwitz Christmas Ornaments, Bottle Openers After 2019-12-01 17:56:56The items, which also included Valentine's Day keychains, were deemed disturbing by the memorial that operates at the former concentration camp.

Convicted Murderer Helped Stop London Bridge Terror Attack 2019-12-01 15:38:51James Ford, who was among a group of men who ran after the terrorist, confessed to killing a woman in 2003.

Freed Taliban Prisoner Timothy Weeks Says Hope Helped 2019-12-01 04:33:11The Australian academic said he believes U.S. Navy SEAL forces attempted to rescue him and fellow prisoner, U.S. citizen Kevin King, on at least one o

Man Armed With Narwhal Tusk Among Those Who 2019-11-30 17:49:01A Polish chef chased the knife-wielding man with his makeshift spear alongside two other brave bystanders.

London Bridge Terror Suspect's Early Prison Release Under 2019-11-30 17:10:21British officials are asking why Usman Khan was let out of prison early after being convicted on terrorism charges in 2012.

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Donald Trump Is a Clear and Present Danger New! 2019-12-05 18:25:20Who gets to pick the next president of the United States — President Trump, Russia or us?

Do Democrats Really Want an All-White Field in New! 2019-12-05 18:23:22As the party reckons with the likelihood of an all-white candidate lineup for the December debate, Mr. Booker and Julián Castro see fund-raisin

General Strike in France Challenges Macron’s Latest Ambition New! 2019-12-05 18:15:22The president wants to combine a complex of 42 different generous pension schemes into one state system. It scares fellow citizens. And his personal s

The President’s Pardon Power May Be Weaker Than New! 2019-12-05 18:11:41At least when it comes to “cases of impeachment.”

Karen McDougal, Who Claimed Trump Affair, Sues Fox New! 2019-12-05 18:11:01Ms. McDougal, a former Playboy model who sold her story to The National Enquirer, said Tucker Carlson made false claims about extortion that damaged h

Buttigieg’s Untenable Vow of Silence New! 2019-12-05 18:08:46He needs to give voters more information about his work for the consulting firm McKinsey.

Impeachment, France, Best of 2019: Your Thursday Evening New! 2019-12-05 17:59:19Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

California Bans Insurers From Dropping Policies Made Riskier New! 2019-12-05 17:55:43The state's unusual decision exposes the insurance industry’s miscalculation of the cost of climate change.

I Was a Border Patrol Agent. Our Walls New! 2019-12-05 17:53:26President Trump’s border wall is threatening species and reshaping entire fragile ecosystems.

Inconvenient Murders New! 2019-12-05 17:51:50The global surge in Jew-hatred barely registers in the West.

Pelosi Denies ‘Hate’ for Trump, Who Accuses Her New! 2019-12-05 17:41:47Hours after announcing that the House would begin drafting articles of impeachment, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she regularly prayed for the president.

Joe Biden Challenges Man to Push-Up Contest After New! 2019-12-05 17:39:42Shortly after John Kerry, the former secretary of state, endorsed Mr. Biden in the 2020 Democratic primary, the former vice president had a heated con