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Troops celebrate as US-backed force seizes IS camp in Syria

U.S.-backed Syrian forces on Tuesday seized control of an encampment held by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria, after hundreds of...

March 19, 2019 4:30 pm


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Emergency ascent in Indian Ocean as sub fills with smoke

A British scientist and her American pilot made an emergency ascent from 328 feet beneath the surface of the Indian Ocean on Tuesday after...

March 19, 2019 1:30 pm


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EU eyes June to begin membership talks with North Macedonia

BRUSSELS -- The European Union's top diplomat says the bloc aims to begin membership talks with North Macedonia in June.

March 19, 2019 1:10 pm


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Cyclone's huge floods endanger thousands in southern Africa

Rapidly rising floodwaters have created "an inland ocean" in Mozambique endangering scores of thousands of families.

March 19, 2019 10:50 am


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Egypt tightens restrictions on media, social networks

Egypt's top media regulator has put into effect tighter restrictions that allow the state to block websites and even social media accounts...

March 19, 2019 10:00 am


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Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano spews hot rock, ash

An explosion at the crater of Mexico's Popocatepetl stratovolcano has hurled incandescent rock about 1 ½ mile down its slopes and...

March 19, 2019 10:00 am


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Kazakhstan's president steps down after 30 years

Nursultan Nazarbayev, who has ruled the oil-rich ex-Soviet nation of Kazakhstan for nearly three decades, has announced his resignation.

March 19, 2019 10:00 am


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US rapid-deployment troops arrive in Berlin for maneuvers

Hundreds of U.S. soldiers have begun arriving in Germany in the first test of a rapid deployment strategy meant to bolster NATO's presence...

March 19, 2019 10:00 am


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Cyclone's death toll could surpass 1,000

JOHANNESBURG – More than 1,000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country,...

March 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Gunman kills 3 on Dutch tram

UTRECHT, Netherlands – A gunman killed three people and wounded five during a midmorning tram ride Monday in the Dutch city of...

March 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Spreading 'fake news' now illegal in Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed into law a set of bills that will make it illegal to spread “fake...

March 19, 2019 1:00 am


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New Zealand has proposal in place for gun reform

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand – New Zealand's coalition government plans to announce gun law changes within the next week in response...

March 19, 2019 1:00 am


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More than 1,000 feared dead after cyclone slams into Mozambique

More than 1,000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and...

March 18, 2019 2:30 pm


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Putin visits Crimea to mark 5th anniversary of annexation

President Vladimir Putin led thousands to chant "Russia!" on a visit Monday to Crimea marking the fifth anniversary of the Black Sea...

March 18, 2019 2:40 pm