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US to direct asylum seekers to El Salvador

NEW YORK – The United States on Friday signed an agreement that paves the way for the U.S. to send many asylum-seekers to one of...

September 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Minibus bombing outside Iraq's Karbala kills 9, injures 6

BAGHDAD -- Iraqi security officials said an explosion in a minibus on Friday outside the Shiite holy city of Karbala has killed nine people.

September 20, 2019 2:50 pm


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Mexico's Los Cabos braces for approaching storm Lorena

CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico --Hurricane Lorena bore down Friday on Mexico's resort-studded Los Cabos area.

September 20, 2019 11:30 am


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Iran envoy: 'All-out war' to result if hit for Saudi attack

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Any attack on Iran by the U.S. or Saudi Arabia will spark an "all-out war," Tehran's top diplomat...

September 20, 2019 1:10 am


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Suicide truck bomb, US drone attack kill dozens

KABUL, Afghanistan – A powerful suicide truck bomb devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan early Thursday morning, killing...

September 20, 2019 1:00 am


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Toppled Tunisian ruler Zine El Abidine Ben Ali dies at 83

TUNIS, Tunisia -- Former Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, who led his small North African country for 23 years before being...

September 19, 2019 2:40 pm


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Amazon vows to cut emissions to combat climate change

Amazon, which delivers more than 10 billion items a year on fuel-guzzling planes, vans and trucks, vowed Thursday to cut the amount of...

September 19, 2019 1:10 pm


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Governor: Suicide bomb in southern Afghanistan kills 20

A powerful suicide truck bomb devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan early Thursday morning, killing 20 people and wounding 97...

September 19, 2019 10:40 am


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Iran diplomat warns of 'all-out war' if hit for Saudi attack

Iran's top diplomat said Thursday that any attack on his country over a drone-and-missile strike on Saudi Arabia's oil industry will result...

September 19, 2019 10:40 am


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Brownface, blackface photos cause scandal for Trudeau

Canadian leader Justin Trudeau's campaign moved to contain a growing scandal Thursday following publication of a yearbook photo showing him...

September 19, 2019 10:40 am


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Israeli leader invites rival to join in unity government

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu invited his political rival Benny Gantz to join a unity government with him and his religious...

September 19, 2019 10:40 am


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Challenge to Parliament shutdown wrapping up at UK top court

Former British Prime Minister John Major accused current leader Boris Johnson of a "conspicuous" failure to explain why he suspended...

September 19, 2019 10:40 am


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In new Sudan, women want more freedom, bigger political role

Khalda Saber would urge people to join the protests against the three-decade rule of Sudan's autocratic President Omar al-Bashir.

September 19, 2019 10:30 am


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Pompeo calls attack 'act of war' by Iran

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil installations an...

September 19, 2019 1:00 am