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Spain ready to invoke 'nuclear option'

BARCELONA – In a bold stroke to quash a popular secessionist movement in restive Catalonia, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy...

October 22, 2017 1:00 am


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N. Korea nuclear tests shifting mountain

Have North Korea's nuclear tests become so big that they have altered the geological structure of the land? Some analysts now see signs...

October 22, 2017 1:00 am


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US tourist suffered Cuba malady in 2014

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government...

October 22, 2017 1:00 am


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54 police killed in ambush in Egypt

CAIRO – At least 54 policemen, including 20 officers and 34 conscripts, were killed when a raid on a militant hideout southwest of...

October 22, 2017 1:00 am


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Saudi-Iraqi bond seen as way to isolate Iran

DOHA, Qatar – As Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits the Middle East this weekend, he'll hope to achieve something that has...

October 22, 2017 1:00 am


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Report: Pollution world's top killer

NEW DELHI – Environmental pollution is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking,...

October 21, 2017 1:00 am


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Raqqa free of IS, and left in ruins

BEIRUT – Kurdish-led forces on Friday declared victory over the Islamic State group in Raqqa, the former “capital” of...

October 21, 2017 1:00 am


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Populist billionaire's party wins big in Czech Republic

The centrist ANO movement led by populist billionaire Andrej Babis wins.

October 21, 2017 1:44 pm


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Tillerson's Mideast aim is a Saudi-Iraqi axis against Iran

The U.S. Secretary of State hopes to seal a new alliance between Saudi Arabia and Iraq.

October 21, 2017 11:25 am


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Man with knife attacks 8 people in Munich; suspect arrested

A man with a knife attacked eight people in Munich on Saturday and then fled, police said.

October 21, 2017 9:34 am


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54 Egyptian police killed in ambush, say officials

At least 54 policemen, including 20 officers and 34 conscripts, were killed.

October 21, 2017 9:29 am


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Polls indicate Japanese PM Abe headed for easy victory

Japan's leader may have made the right call after all, if not for his country then for himself.

October 21, 2017 9:13 am


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Spanish Cabinet meets to revoke self-government in Catalonia

The Spanish government moved to activate a previously untapped constitutional article Saturday.

October 21, 2017 8:38 am


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Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillion

One of every six premature deaths in the world in 2015 — about 9 million — could be attributed to disease from toxic exposure,...

October 20, 2017 5:20 pm


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Somalia's death toll rises to 358

MOGADISHU, Somalia -- Thousands of anguished Somalis gathered to pray Friday at the site of the country's deadliest attack, while the toll...

October 20, 2017 3:00 pm