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Thousands of Bangladeshi Muslims protest India violence New! 2020-02-28 08:56:56DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) - Several thousand Muslims marched from the main mosque in Bangladesh's capital on Friday to denounce India's government for

Turkey moves ahead with its threats to send New! 2020-02-28 08:40:02ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Hundreds of refugees and migrants in Turkey have begun heading for the country’s land and sea borders with Greece, buoyed

EU welcomes Kosovo cut to Serbia tariffs, US New! 2020-02-28 08:37:29TIRANA, Albania (AP) - Kosovo's decision to partially lift a 100% tariff on Serbian goods was hailed Friday by the European Union but not supported b

Ex-Philippine official warns of `tragedy’ if US pact New! 2020-02-28 06:37:19MANILA, Philippines (AP) - A former Philippine foreign secretary warned Friday that the president’s decision to end a key U.S. security pact wil

UN agency says 35 migrants rescued off Libyan New! 2020-02-28 02:51:41CAIRO (AP) - A commercial ship has rescued 35 Europe-bound migrants off Libya's Mediterranean coast and returned them to the capital, Tripoli, the U.

NATO urges Syria, Russia to halt airstrikes as New! 2020-02-28 02:35:34BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO on Friday called on Syria and Russia to halt their airstrikes following the killing of 33 Turkish soldiers in northeastern Syria,

Turkey threatens Europe with refugees after 33 troops New! 2020-02-28 01:10:38REYHANLI, Turkey (AP) — The presidents of Turkey and Russia spoke over the phone on Friday, a day after Syrian government airstrikes killed 33 T

Afghans view US-Taliban deal with well-earned skepticism New! 2020-02-28 00:53:05KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Many Afghans view Saturday's expected signing of a U.S.-Taliban peace deal with a heavy dose of well-earned skepticism. The

Coronavirus fear touches off a global run on New! 2020-02-28 00:01:12Fear of the spreading coronavirus has led to a global run on sales of face masks despite medical experts' advice that most people who aren't sick do

Navy officials: Budget shift hinders fleet goals New! 2020-02-27 23:28:23The U.S. Navy's top civilian official is pushing back on the Trump administration's latest game of tug-of-war with Congress over moves to divert Pen

Dozens of Turkish soldiers reported killed in Syrian New! 2020-02-27 23:15:10A Syrian air strike Thursday reportedly killed nearly three dozen Turkish soldiers, a sharp escalation in a building conflict between the two countrie

Virus outbreak in Iran sickens hundreds, including leaders New! 2020-02-27 23:04:13DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — After facing sanctions and the risk of war amid tensions with the United States, Iran's Shiite theocracy now

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Israeli PM's wife sued by former housekeeper over 2020-02-27 09:38:43A former housekeeper at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's official residence is suing the leader's wife Sara for pain and suffering allege

Mexico's president ripped after claiming those killed in 2020-02-27 08:38:07Are drug and booze consumption to blame for Mexico’s rising homicide rate?

Justin Trudeau: 5 Canada controversies that have rattled 2020-02-27 07:08:21Justin Trudeau, Canada’s Prime Minister, has become embroiled in a number of controversies during his political career.

Holocaust-themed carnival celebration in Spain sparks outrage 2020-02-26 15:00:10A Holocaust-themed parade in Spain featuring dancing Nazis and concentration camp prisoners stoked outrage from the Israeli government and Auschwitz m

Storms cause massive hole to open up in 2020-02-26 14:46:06A series of storms in recent weeks blamed for damaging flooding and landslides in the United Kingdom is also being blamed for the collapse of a bridge

Pro-life advocate in UK could face jail time 2020-02-26 13:39:14A pro-life activist in the United Kingdom is appearing in court Wednesday and Thursday after being accused of harassment against women

Germany high court rules assisted suicide ban unconstitutional 2020-02-26 13:28:05Germany's highest court ruled Wednesday that a 2015 law banning assisted suicide when being conducted on a "business basis" is unconstitutional.

Philippines' Duterte says country can fight insurgents, Muslim 2020-02-26 11:11:49Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said Filipino forces can fight insurgents and Muslim extremists without American military help, in a

Pope celebrates Ash Wednesday at Vatican as Masses 2020-02-26 10:40:10Pope Francis is celebrating Ash Wednesday as usual -- even though other Masses in Italy were canceled due to fears of the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

German man drove into Carnival parade crowd 'with 2020-02-26 09:55:26The German man accused of driving his car through a crowd celebrating Carnival earlier this week is now being investigated on suspicion of attempted m

Brazilian police bust ‘nervous’ driver with nearly 2,000 2020-02-26 09:36:43A tractor-trailer hauling nearly 2,000 pounds of illegal marijuana hidden behind a false wall was intercepted in Brazil on Monday after police pulled

Trial opens for Americans accused of killing Italian 2020-02-26 09:04:57The two American students accused of killing an Italian police officer in Rome last summer in a case that has drawn comparisons to the murder probe of

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Japan's Prime Minister Asks All Schools To Close 2020-02-27 06:35:34The government has urged that big gatherings be scrapped for two weeks while pledging that the 2020 Summer Olympics will go ahead in Tokyo.

Syrian Opposition Fighters Retake Key Town From Government 2020-02-27 06:05:07The government’s attempt to recapture opposition stronghold Idlib has triggered a humanitarian catastrophe and the war’s largest single wa

Japanese Woman Tests Positive For Coronavirus For A 2020-02-27 00:40:09The tour bus guide in Japan is the first person in the country to do so.

Coronavirus Spreads Faster Outside China, Stoking Global Fears 2020-02-27 00:22:19The new disease - COVID-19 - was also detected for the first time in Pakistan, Sweden, Norway, Greece, Romania and Algeria.

Saudi Arabia Suspends Entry For Annual Umrah Pilgrimage 2020-02-26 21:44:08Over 6 million Muslims traveled to Saudi Arabia for the Umrah pilgrimage in 2017.

Coronavirus Fears Reach The Vatican As Pope Francis 2020-02-26 19:14:25Amid the growing COVID-19 outbreak, Catholic churches in Italy and the Philippines took steps to protect the faithful.

Brazil Confirms First Coronavirus Case In Latin America 2020-02-26 10:35:04A 61-year-old man contracted the virus during a two-week work trip to Italy, according to Brazil's health ministry.

At Least 20 Dead From Delhi Riots During 2020-02-26 06:50:42While violence between Hindu mobs and Muslims protesting a citizenship law gripped New Delhi, Prime Minister Modi hosted a lavish reception for Trump.

U.S. Military: Soldier Based In South Korea Tested 2020-02-25 21:23:02This marks the first known case of the disease in the American military.

3 Fugitive Baboons Captured In Sydney After Running 2020-02-25 20:54:12The male baboon was en route to a vasectomy procedure with two females in tow to keep him calm, authorities said.

Coronavirus Spread Would More Likely Cancel Than Postpone 2020-02-25 15:27:51The International Olympic Committee says it has a three-month window to decide the fate of the 2020 games.

Nero Worship: Trump And Modi Revel In Bromance 2020-02-25 14:41:15As religious violence continued for the third day in Delhi, US President Donald Trump extolled the virtues of Indian democracy in the company of Prime

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Officials Rush to Respond to New! 2020-02-28 09:10:10More than 83,000 people in at least 53 countries have been infected. Many patients are linked to Iran or Italy.

Sun Yang, Chinese Olympic Swimmer, Gets 8-Year Doping New! 2020-02-28 09:09:20The decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport will keep him out of the Tokyo Olympics this year and most likely end his career.

They Saw Themselves in Elizabeth Warren. So What New! 2020-02-28 08:59:16For some professional women, the struggles of Ms. Warren’s campaign feel like a reckoning with their standing in the world.

Live Stock Market Updates: Coronavirus Crisis Continues New! 2020-02-28 08:58:45European and Asian indexes plunged on Friday. Wall Street was poised for another downbeat open.

As Israel Votes Again (and Again), Arabs See New! 2020-02-28 08:52:47Arab leaders hope to improve on their strong showing in the last election, when they helped to nearly topple Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

To Take On the Coronavirus, Go Medieval on New! 2020-02-28 08:50:54Quarantines and restrictive measures served a purpose in the old days. They can now, too.

How New York City Lost Boxing New! 2020-02-28 08:47:40Old fight clubs have been replaced by boutique gyms, and all the money has gone to Las Vegas. Can a heavyweight make a living in this town?

Indian Police Sweep Through Riot Zone, Making More New! 2020-02-28 08:46:41The New Delhi force has been widely criticized for standing by during some of the worst religious violence in years. Its investigations, too, have pro

To Protect Global Health, Work With China New! 2020-02-28 08:43:29A senior Chinese official in Hong Kong on his government’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus in Solano County: A Case of Community New! 2020-02-28 08:35:59Friday: Officials are urging caution but not panic. Also: A Super Tuesday update.

The Many Moods and Pleasures of Judd’s Objects New! 2020-02-28 08:33:38There is a beautifully complex language of materials to savor in MoMA’s Donald Judd exhibition, the artist’s first U.S. survey in over 30

Get Ready, New York: The Plastic Bag Ban New! 2020-02-28 08:32:38A statewide law, which takes effect on Sunday, forbids businesses from providing the single-use bags that many shoppers rely on.