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World

Syrian opposition calls on US to spare civilians in Raqqa

A leading Syrian opposition group is calling on the U.S.-led coalition to stop targeting residential areas in and around Raqqa, the Islamic ...

March 26, 2017 7:48 AM


World

US military confirms Mosul strike

The U.S. military acknowledged for the first time Saturday that it launched an airstrike against the Islamic State in the densely packed Ir ...

March 26, 2017 1:01 AM


Politics

Trump son-in-law's ties to Israel raise questions of bias

JERUSALEM — Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, has deep business and personal ties to Israel that ...

March 25, 2017 1:23 PM


World

Belarus police arrest over 400 protesters; many are beaten

MINSK, Belarus — Police in Belarus cracked down hard Saturday on opposition protesters who tried to hold a forbidden demonstration in ...

March 25, 2017 1:16 PM


World

Turkish chocolate festival features bust of President Trump

ISTANBUL — One of the highlights at a Turkish chocolate festival has been U.S. President Donald Trump — made of cake icing. It t ...

March 25, 2017 11:43 AM


World

EU leaders mark bloc's 60th anniversary as turning point

ROME — European Union leaders marked the 60th anniversary of their founding treaty on Saturday as a turning point in their history in ...

March 25, 2017 8:44 AM


World

Saudi embassy confirms UK attacker had been in Saudi Arabia

LONDON — The man who killed four people outside Britain's Parliament was in Saudi Arabia three times and taught English there, the Per ...

March 25, 2017 8:41 AM


World

Picture emerges of attacker

BIRMINGHAM, England – Long before his short stints in jail turned into years behind bars, Khalid Masood was known as Adrian Elms, with ...

March 25, 2017 1:01 AM


World

Mubarak wins release, back home

CAIRO – Far from the cameras that followed him closely over six years of legal wrangling, Egypt’s ousted President Hosni Mubara ...

March 25, 2017 1:01 AM


U.S.

Jews wrestle with arrest of Jew in bomb threats

NEW YORK – Jewish groups had pointed to scores of bomb threats against their communities as the most dramatic example of what they con ...

March 25, 2017 1:01 AM


U.S.

Trump aide with Russia ties offers to talk to House panel

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has volunteered to speak with the House intelligence committee as part of its investigation int ...

March 24, 2017 11:36 AM


World

UK police give details of London attacker, make more arrests

LONDON — Police are combing through "massive amounts of computer data" and have contacted thousands of witnesses as they look for clue ...

March 24, 2017 10:07 AM


World

US-born panda Bao Bao makes first public appearance in China

DUJIANGYAN, China — American-born giant panda Bao Bao made her first appearance Friday before the public in southwestern China followi ...

March 24, 2017 9:02 AM


World

Egypt's Mubarak returns home after years-long detention

CAIRO — Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak returned home on Friday, free following his release from custody after legal proceeding ...

March 24, 2017 8:53 AM


World

British police reveal more details of Parliament attacker

LONDON — UK police are combing through "massive amounts of computer data" and more than 2,500 items seized in searches across the coun ...

March 24, 2017 8:45 AM