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The Latest: China mum on plan for Japan 2019-06-11 05:58:27SHANGHAI (AP) - The Latest on trade tensions between the U.S. and China and their wider impact, especially on technology giant Huawei (all times local

Ukraine says panel has jurisdiction to hear Russia 2019-06-11 05:13:42THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Ukraine on Tuesday accused Russia of "wholesale violations" of its mineral resources and fishing rights in the Black S

Iran says detained US resident to be released 2019-06-11 03:44:23TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran has agreed to hand over a U.S. permanent resident imprisoned for years in Tehran to Lebanese officials, an Iranian judiciary

As investors watch trade wars, other problems percolate 2019-06-11 03:00:59NEW YORK (AP) - Once this trade-war cloud gets lifted, investors should have little to worry about, right? Monday's market action makes it seem that

Former S. Korean first lady, feminist Lee Hee-ho 2019-06-10 23:48:23SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Lee Hee-ho, a South Korean feminist activist who fought for democracy against dictatorships alongside her husband and future

Iran revokes New York Times correspondent's accreditation 2019-06-10 23:42:46DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Iran has revoked the press accreditation for The New York Times' correspondent based in Tehran without explanation

Donald Trump, Mexico snipe over supposed side deal 2019-06-10 20:36:36An emboldened President Trump said Monday that his tariff threat forced Mexico to strike a border deal, and he vowed that China will be the next targe

Democrats' defense bill challenge Trump on many fronts 2019-06-10 19:42:05The new Democratic majority on the House Armed Services Committee has released its first blueprint for the nation's defense budget, a $733 billion au

Artist pays homage to murdered Colombia rights activists 2019-06-10 19:31:21BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - The names of the dead are filling Colombia's storied Bolivar Plaza. One by one, renowned artist Doris Salcedo led volunteers

Kim Jong-nam was CIA informant: Report 2019-06-10 18:26:43The murdered half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un had been a CIA informant and was killed while on a trip to meet his contact person, the

Simon Groot wins World Food Prize for seed 2019-06-10 17:12:38Dutch seed specialist Simon N. Groot on Monday was named the 2019 World Food Prize laureate for what is being hailed as decades of work creating and p

Vatican rejects transgenderism in 'Male and Female He 2019-06-10 16:43:42VATICAN CITY — The Vatican issued an official document Monday rejecting the idea that people can choose or change their genders and insisting on

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Strong earthquake hits southwestern China New! 2019-06-17 12:17:51The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has hit Sichuan province in southwestern China.

Egypt TV says ousted president Morsi dies in New! 2019-06-17 12:11:53Egypt's state TV says the country's ousted President Mohammed Morsi has collapsed during a court session and died.

UN food agency accuses Yemen's Houthis of diverting New! 2019-06-17 11:48:50The U.N. food agency is accusing Yemen's Houthi rebels of diverting food from the war-torn country's hungriest people and is threatening to suspend

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 'disintegrated into confetti,' captain New! 2019-06-17 11:41:34The ill-fated Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was piloted by a captain who was often "lonely and sad" and experimented with a flight profile which near

UN Palestinian refugee agency urges donors to fill New! 2019-06-17 11:28:11The head of the U.N. agency that helps 5.3 million Palestinian refugees says it is mobilizing to replenish a $211 million shortfall in the face of U.S

Lights slowly return to South America after massive New! 2019-06-17 11:26:16As lights turned back on across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after a massive blackout that hit tens of millions people, authorities were still larg

Egypt agrees to pay Israel $500 million to New! 2019-06-17 11:11:35Egypt says it has struck a deal with the state-owned Israel Electric Corp to settle a fine for halting deliveries of natural gas.

Portugal's prime minister: wildfires require long-term fight New! 2019-06-17 11:01:17Portugal's prime minister is warning against complacency in the fight against wildfires after huge blazes in 2017 that killed more than 100 people we

Vatican considers allowing married men to become priests New! 2019-06-17 10:55:25The Vatican is considering allowing married men to become priests to help counter a shortage of them in a part of the world where some estimates say t

London police increase patrols after four people killed New! 2019-06-17 10:40:04The murders of at least five people in just as many days have triggered a massive investigation by London police and an increase of patrol across the

Mexico to target human traffickers in immigration crackdown New! 2019-06-17 10:36:49Mexico's foreign affairs secretary says the government will not tolerate human trafficking and provided new details of the weekend "rescue" of near

China says suspected blast caused minor quake near New! 2019-06-17 10:10:25China's earthquake monitoring agency says a suspected explosion triggered a minor earthquake near it border with North Korea.

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In the Hudson Valley, a Drive Back in New! 2019-06-17 12:54:16One of the most beautiful parts of New York State was once the spine of the Dutch colony, and remnants of its history are everywhere, hiding in plain

What Makes a Leader? New! 2019-06-17 12:53:45Gentle, harsh, remote, accessible. What’s a woman to be? Maybe all those things at once.

Rent Laws’ Impact: Tenant Paradise or Return of New! 2019-06-17 12:50:26The Bronx could be the epicenter for the rent regulation overhaul, and there are two starkly different visions of how it will play out.

Mohamed Morsi, Egypt’s First Democratically Elected President, Dies New! 2019-06-17 12:38:12Mohamed Morsi fainted and died in an Egyptian courtroom, where he was on trial for spying, Egyptian state television reported.

The Trade War is Taking Money From Your New! 2019-06-17 12:26:10The Trump administration’s taxes made that washing machine cost more, but gas is cheaper because the markets are jittery about the trade war.

#MeToo Work at Art Basel Offers Cautionary Tale New! 2019-06-17 12:26:10Andrea Bowers removed part of her installation after complaints — but her piece raises questions about who can tell intimate stories.

Can Marijuana Help Cure the Opioid Crisis? New! 2019-06-17 12:14:33Sometimes appearances, or statistics, can be deceiving.

Gloria Vanderbilt, Builder of a Fashion Empire, Dies New! 2019-06-17 12:05:26An illustrious family name became synonymous with designer jeans, as Ms. Vanderbilt became a celebrity in her own right.

Navy SEAL Goes on Trial in Troubled War-Crimes New! 2019-06-17 12:04:20The prosecution of Edward Gallagher, a decorated SEAL platoon leader accused of shooting civilians and murdering a wounded captive, has been roiled by

It Got Better. That’s My Testimony. New! 2019-06-17 12:02:47Revealing the truth about my past was my most freeing act. Seeing it performed on stage showed me how far I had come.

How Should Christians Have Sex? New! 2019-06-17 12:02:47Purity culture was harmful and dangerous. But its collapse has left a void for those of us looking for guidance in our intimate lives.

Marijuana Damages Young Brains New! 2019-06-17 12:02:46States that legalize it should set a minimum age of 25 or older.

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German town backs Merkel's CDU, rejects AfD in New! 2019-06-17 12:47:03Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on Sunday won a run-off vote for mayor in a small town in the east of the country, beating the far-right, an

Israel launches 'Trump Heights' on Golan, but construction New! 2019-06-17 12:46:11Israel approved in principle on Sunday a new community named after U.S. President Donald Trump on a contested frontier zone with Syria - but construct

Brazil pension reform can be saved with 100 New! 2019-06-17 12:45:07The Brazilian government's plans to overhaul its pension system can still be saved if lawmakers reverse changes to transition rules and concessions t

Slovak ex-president Kiska launches new party to challenge New! 2019-06-17 12:39:41Former Slovak president Andrej Kiska launched a new pro-EU political party on Monday, promising to provide a voice for voters disillusioned with the r

Iran says it will breach nuclear deal enrichment New! 2019-06-17 12:38:37Iran announced on Monday it would breach uranium enrichment limits in 10 days in a move that drew an accusation of "nuclear blackmail" from Washingt

Uzbekistan says it will investigate harassment of Western New! 2019-06-17 12:37:33Uzbekistan pledged on Monday to investigate a verbal attack by several of its citizens on a visiting Human Rights Watch researcher after HRW said the

Ousted ex-Egyptian president Mursi dies after court hearing: New! 2019-06-17 12:35:45Ousted former Egyptian Islamist president Mohamed Mursi died on Monday after he fainted in court following a hearing, state television reported.

Catalan leaders deny violence, call for dialogue as New! 2019-06-17 12:34:28(The June 12 story corrects to make clear some of the lawyers said there could have been disobedience and not misappropriation of funds.)

Mexico vows crack down on human traffickers, aims New! 2019-06-17 12:33:00Mexico will fully deploy National Guard forces on its southern border with Guatemala this week and vowed to crack down on human traffickers after near

Triple suicide attack kills at least 30 in New! 2019-06-17 12:26:26At least 30 people have been killed in a triple suicide attack in northeast Nigerian state of Borno, state emergency officials said on Monday, in the

U.S. says could sanction Turkish defense firms beyond New! 2019-06-17 12:25:21Washington is looking at imposing financial sanctions on Turkish firms beyond those that build parts for the Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jet, over An

Albania, eyeing EU, approves laws against money-laundering New! 2019-06-17 12:22:17Albania's parliament approved a series of laws on Monday aimed at plugging holes in legislation against money laundering as part of efforts to persua