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Macedonia says its capital is most polluted city in Europe

SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Health authorities in Macedonia say Skopje is now Europe's most polluted capital, with poor air quality blamed for the ...

January 18, 2017 12:51 PM


Iraq military: Troops have 'full control' of eastern Mosul

BAGHDAD — U.S.-backed Iraqi government troops announced on Wednesday they were in "full control" of eastern Mosul, after routing Islam ...

January 18, 2017 8:15 AM


Auschwitz museum asks Germans, Austrians to donate evidence

WARSAW, Poland — The Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial museum is asking Germans and Austrians to donate private letters, memoirs, photos and ...

January 18, 2017 8:12 AM


Putin dismisses allegations of meddling in US election

MOSCOW – President Vladimir Putin took a parting shot at the Obama administration Tuesday, accusing it of trying to undermine Donald T ...

January 18, 2017 1:01 AM


Archaeologists uncover pendant with possible ties to Anne Frank

Researchers say a recent Nazi death camp excavation has turned up personal mementos from victims, including a teenager's triangular pendant ...

January 17, 2017 5:18 PM


Official: Nigeria mistakenly bombs camp, kills more than 100

A Nigerian Air Force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp Tuesday, killing more than 100 ...

January 17, 2017 12:08 PM


Iran says Trump's talk on nuclear deal is 'mainly slogans'

Iran's president compared talk of renegotiating its nuclear accord to "converting a shirt back to cotton," and said U.S. President-elect Don ...

January 17, 2017 10:56 AM


Forever a mystery? MH370 search ends after nearly 3 years

SYDNEY — The nearly three-year search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended Tuesday, possibly forever — not because investigato ...

January 17, 2017 8:07 AM


German supreme court rejects bid to outlaw far-right party

BERLIN — Germany's supreme court on Tuesday rejected a bid by lawmakers to outlaw a fringe far-right party accused of pursuing a racis ...

January 17, 2017 8:00 AM


Istanbul gunman captured after more than 2 weeks on run

ISTANBUL — Turkish police captured the gunman who carried out the deadly New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul, with officials sayin ...

January 17, 2017 7:48 AM


Qatari fuel arrives in Gaza, helping to ease power crisis

Hamas says fuel from Qatar has arrived in the Gaza Strip, helping to ease a power shortage that sparked rare demonstrations and a crackdown ...

January 16, 2017 9:39 AM


EU nations react with surprise, defiance to Trump remarks

European Union nations reacted with surprise and defiance to comments made by President-elect Donald Trump, who said in an interview that NA ...

January 16, 2017 8:12 AM


Ireland opposes shift of US embassy site in Israel

Ireland is opposed to the United States moving its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, a step that would anger the Palestinians.

January 16, 2017 8:05 AM


Cambodia cancels military exercise with US

Cambodia has informed the United States that it is canceling an annual joint military exercise this year, even though planning for the event ...

January 16, 2017 7:55 AM


Police: 5 killed in shooting at nightclub at Mexican resort

A shooting attack at an electronic music festival in Mexico's Caribbean coast resort of Playa del Carmen on Monday left five people dead, in ...

January 16, 2017 7:50 AM