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Pope ordaining 19 men to priesthood in St. 2019-05-12 05:13:25Pope Francis is ordaining 19 men to the priesthood in St. Peter's Basilica

Germany: Israeli ambassador shuns contact with far-right AfD 2019-05-12 05:09:39The Israeli ambassador to Germany says he is avoiding any contact with the far-right Alternative for Germany party because their leaders have said thi

Libyan coast guard rescues nearly 150 Europe-bound migrants 2019-05-12 04:59:42Libya's coast guard says it has rescued nearly 150 Europe-bound migrants, including women and children, off the country's Mediterranean coast

Myanmar passenger jet lands safely after landing gear 2019-05-12 04:51:28A Myanmar National Airlines plane has made an emergency landing at Mandalay International Airport using only its rear wheels after the front landing g

Afghan official: gunmen kill provincial intelligence officer 2019-05-12 04:51:12An Afghan official says unidentified gunmen killed a deputy intelligence director for the northern Baghlan province

Lebanon's former Maronite Christian patriarch Sfeir dies 2019-05-12 04:31:43Lebanon's Maronite Christian church says its former patriarch, Cardinal Nasrallah Butros Sfeir, has died after several days in hospital

UN leader arrives in New Zealand on climate 2019-05-12 04:28:28U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has arrived in New Zealand as part of a trip to the South Pacific to highlight the issue of climate change.

Duterte allies seek to dominate Philippine midterm polls 2019-05-12 04:22:14Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's name is not on the ballot but Monday's mid-term elections are seen as a crucial referendum on his rise to pow

Iranian media say reformist magazine closed by authorities 2019-05-12 04:01:42Iranian media say the country's authorities have shut down a reformist magazine that urged negotiations with the United States

Saudi forces kill 8 in shootout in mostly 2019-05-12 03:27:42Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry says 8 alleged terrorists were killed in shootout with security forces in the predominantly Shiite eastern region of

Australian prime minister bares self in campaign launch 2019-05-12 03:25:25Australia's prime minister has launched his conservative coalition's campaign less than a week before an election in an extraordinarily personal pre

Albania opposition set to continue anti-govt protests 2019-05-12 03:05:33Albania's center-right opposition has decided to continue protests calling for the resignation of the government and for an early parliamentary elect

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The Latest: Lithuania heads to runoff vote to 2019-05-12 18:12:33The latest on the presidential election in Lithuania (all times local): 1:10 a.m.

Mexico capital advises residents to stay inside due 2019-05-12 18:02:52Mexico City's government warned people Sunday to remain indoors as forest and brush fires carpeted the metropolis in a smoky haze that has alarmed ev

Brazil's Bolsonaro to appoint Moro to Supreme Court 2019-05-12 17:49:56Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he will nominate anti-corruption crusader Sergio Moro to the Supreme Court whenever there is an opening.

Nearly 3 dozen bodies found buried in western 2019-05-12 17:12:34Mexican investigators have discovered 35 bodies buried in and around the city of Guadalajara, state prosecutors announced over the weekend.

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake shakes Panama area near Costa 2019-05-12 16:11:35A strong earthquake has struck as a lightly populated area of Panama near its border with Costa Rica.

The Latest: Police boat miles from Cyprus picks 2019-05-12 15:36:01The Latest on mass migration to Europe (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Cyprus authorities say a police vessel has rescued 14 people believed to be migran

Papal aide restores Rome building's power to help 2019-05-12 14:24:02Pope Francis' almsgiver has gone down a Rome manhole to restore electricity for hundreds of homeless people living in an unused state-owned building.

Gunmen attack Catholic church in Burkina Faso; 6 2019-05-12 13:00:22Authorities say gunmen have attacked a Catholic church in Burkina Faso, killing a priest and five worshippers.

UAE says 4 ships targeted by 'sabotage' off 2019-05-12 12:39:25The United Arab Emirates says that four commercial ships "were subjected to sabotage operations" after false reports circulated in Lebanese and Iran

Catholic church attack in Burkina Faso leaves at 2019-05-12 12:35:51At least six people were killed -- including a priest -- after a Catholic church was attacked and then set ablaze by a group of armed men in Burkina F

Prominent journalist who feared for her life shot 2019-05-12 12:29:38A leading Afghan journalist has been shot and killed in Kabul nearly a week after she expressed fears for her own life.

Suspect held in death of woman flung off 2019-05-12 12:18:57Rome police say a suspect has been detained in the slaying of a 37-year-old woman whose body was found May 2 on a Tiber River walkway near Sisto Bridg

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Iran commander calls U.S. military in Gulf a 2019-05-12 13:43:34A senior Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander said on Sunday the U.S. military presence in the Gulf used to be a serious threat but now represented

Mexican union leader shot dead in troubled oil 2019-05-12 13:20:12Unidentified gunmen shot dead a trade union leader in Mexico's central city of Salamanca, authorities said on Sunday, the latest outbreak of violence

UAE says four vessels subjected to 'sabotage' near 2019-05-12 13:15:00Four commercial vessels were targeted by "sabotage operations" near the territorial waters of the United Arab Emirates without causing casualties, t

U.S. and China at impasse over trade, Kudlow 2019-05-12 12:52:33The United States and China appeared at a deadlock over trade negotiations on Sunday as Washington demanded promises of concrete changes to Chinese l

China's door to talks with U.S. on trade 2019-05-12 12:52:33China's door to talks with the United States about their trade dispute is always open, but China will not yield on important issues of principle, sta

South Africa's ANC celebrates election win with street 2019-05-12 12:46:31Thousands of supporters of South Africa's African National Congress (ANC) took to the streets of downtown Johannesburg on Sunday to celebrate victory

Lithuanian presidential hopefuls promise to tackle inequality 2019-05-12 12:26:54Lithuanians came out in large numbers to vote in a tightly contested presidential election on Sunday to replace outgoing Dalia Grybauskaite, the Balti

Cuban LGBT activists defy government, hold unprecedented indie 2019-05-12 12:09:57Cuban gay rights activists held an unauthorized independent pride parade in Havana on Saturday despite the Communist government warning against it and

Gunmen kill six in second church attack in 2019-05-12 12:09:30Gunmen killed six people including a priest outside a Catholic church in Burkina Faso on Sunday, a local official said, the second attack on Christian

Poland's Kaczynski promises harsher sentences for child abuse 2019-05-12 11:51:53The leader of Poland's conservative ruling party promised harsher sentences for child abuse on Sunday, as the release of a documentary about pedophil

Mosques attacked in Sri Lanka town after Facebook 2019-05-12 11:13:00Several dozen people threw stones at mosques and Muslim-owned stores and a local man was beaten in the town of Chilaw on Sri Lanka's west coast on Su

Venezuela reopens border where migrants used trails to 2019-05-12 11:09:19Venezuela reopened its border crossing to Brazil on Friday, after its closure for nearly three months forced desperate Venezuelans to use indigenous t

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Migrant boat capsizes near Tunisia, killing 65 2019-05-10 16:50:40 A boat carrying migrants across the Mediterranean Sea capsized Friday, killing about 65 people off the coast of Tunisia, U.N. officials said.

Woman in China sentenced to four years for 2019-05-10 13:08:56 An unruly passenger who reached out and slapped a bus driver in a southern Chinese city has been sentenced to four years in prison, according to Chin

Iranians march nationwide in show of force against 2019-05-10 13:08:12 Rallies across Iran on Friday showed widespread public support for Tehran's hardline posture in the face of new U.S. sanctions -- and new tensions t

Japan provides free preschool, daycare in bid to 2019-05-10 12:29:54 Japan enacted a new law Friday that allows all children to attend preschool at no cost -- part of a strategy by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to boost th

South Africa's ruling ANC party keeps majority but 2019-05-10 12:11:11 South Africa's African National Congress party will keep its majority in parliament after hard campaigning by President Cyril Ramaphosa.

South Korea shaken by rising drug use, celebrity 2019-05-10 11:26:06 Take a look at the news in South Korea lately and it may seem like the nation is in the middle of a celebrity purge -- or even a drug crisis.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo traveling to Russia 2019-05-10 10:43:01 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin and foreign minister Sergey Lavrov next week during a trip to Sochi, R

Remains of French soldier identified, South Korea military 2019-05-10 10:21:36 The remains of a French soldier killed in the Battle of White Horse during the 1950-53 Korean War have been identified, according to Seoul's militar

American rescued from Burkina Faso with 3 others; 2019-05-10 09:58:02 An American woman and three other hostages were freed by French commandos in the African country of Burkina Faso overnight, but two of the rescuers d

EU chief Donald Tusk: Britain would choose to 2019-05-10 09:55:57 The head of the European Union said Friday he guesses there's a 30 percent chance Britain ends up staying in the 28-nation alliance, nearly three ye

Norwegian Refugee Council: More people displaced by fighting, 2019-05-10 07:49:36 More people have been displaced in their home countries by events like war, violence and natural disasters than at any other time in history, a new r

Seoul: More analysis needed before confirming North Korea 2019-05-10 04:34:57 South Korea's military insisted Friday that it is still unclear whether the short-range missiles North Korea fired a day earlier were ballistic miss

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The U.S.-China trade war just got a lot 2019-05-10 19:20:00The Trump administration’s abrupt Chinese tariff hike Friday raises strong doubts on whether the world’s two largest economies can reach a

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress on track 2019-05-10 13:05:00South Africa’s ruling African National Congress was on track to maintain its majority in parliamentary elections on Friday, though the vote saw

Archie, the newest British royal family member, has 2019-05-10 11:45:00He’s not a prince, not a lord, not a duke, not an earl. He’s Master Archie. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex — more commonly known as

China vows to retaliate for increased U.S. tariffs 2019-05-10 06:50:00Minutes after the United States raised tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese exports, authorities in Beijing announced that China would retaliate. &ldquo

Venezuelan lawmaker’s arrest by Maduro government officers condemned 2019-05-09 23:20:00Several nations on Thursday condemned the arrest by Venezuelan government intelligence officers of a high-level politician associated with opposition

Pope issues rules requiring clergy to report sex 2019-05-09 22:25:00Pope Francis on Thursday introduced sweeping orders that will require priests and nuns to report accusations of sexual abuse or cover-ups to church au

U.S. announces its first seizure of a North 2019-05-09 19:10:00U.S. authorities have taken custody of a North Korean cargo ship for the first time for allegedly violating sanctions, announcing the seizure Thursday

Taiwan breaks ground to build its own submarines 2019-05-09 13:25:00Taiwan’s major shipbuilder broke ground Thursday on a factory aimed at producing submarines to blunt threats from China while easing dependence

Thailand faces instability after a skewed election: ‘The 2019-05-09 10:40:00Thailand’s military appointed the election commissioners. It repeatedly postponed voting day. Its leading opponents were hit with court cases or

Singapore passes law targeting fake news online. Critics 2019-05-08 18:45:00Facebook, Twitter and Google have been under fire all over the world for not doing enough to police their platforms for misinformation. The Singaporea

Iran turns back to nuclear program a year 2019-05-08 17:45:00Iran’s president said for the first time Wednesday that his government will stop complying with parts of the landmark 2015 nuclear deal after th

South Africans vote in election that may challenge 2019-05-08 12:15:00Winter arrived on election day in Johannesburg, and at one polling station in the city’s Soweto section, supporters of the ruling African Nation

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‘Green’ Beto O’Rourke joins the swamp, hires fossil 2019-05-12 13:47:12 Beto O’Rourke’s hiring of a former oil industry lobbyist is a puzzling move for a Democrat who touts his green credentials. But such cont

CEO’s reading tips go viral for being ‘the 2019-05-12 12:50:27 An executive detailing the weird and excessive ways he reads books is going viral as people poke fun at the odd methods employed by the businessman,

Bayer announces probe on ‘Monsanto file’ gathered to 2019-05-12 12:35:33 German pharmaceutical giant Bayer is hiring an outside law firm to review claims circulating in the French media that its seed firm, Monsanto, compil

So near, yet so far: Liverpool fall agonizingly 2019-05-12 12:25:00 Liverpool finished their season with a 2-0 victory at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers, but it wasn't quite enough to overhaul Manchester City for th

‘0 identity left’: Fan fury at new ‘progressive’ 2019-05-12 12:01:00 If there’s one sure way to piss off football fans, it’s changing an iconic kit design. Yet that’s exactly what Juventus has done, d

Russian men use shovel as paddle to miraculously 2019-05-12 11:50:33 The motorboat of three Russian men capsized in the Pacific Ocean, but after struggling for six days, two of them managed to return to the mainland by

Blue moon arising! Manchester City crowned Premier League 2019-05-12 11:50:00 Manchester City have retained the Premier League title with a 4-1 victory over Brighton, crushing hopes of rivals Liverpool to win a first title in 3

Death toll hits 5 in Pakistani luxury hotel 2019-05-12 11:15:17 Five people were killed during a terror attack on a private five-star hotel in the Pakistani southwestern port city of Gwadar, the military now confi

6 killed in gunman attack on Catholic church 2019-05-12 11:11:00 Six people, including a priest, have been killed in an attack on a Catholic church in Dablo, Burkina Faso after attackers opened fire as people praye

Asian economies to take over ‘7% Growth Club’ 2019-05-12 10:59:55 Asian countries are expected to be the main drivers of global growth through the next decade, with growth rates at around 7 percent. China, however,

Israel finds location for a Golan Heights settlement 2019-05-12 10:36:12 A piece of land has been chosen for a village to be named after US President Donald Trump in gratitude for Washington’s decision to recognize t

‘Our aim is not war,’ Pompeo insists as 2019-05-12 10:33:23 The US doesn’t want war but reserves the right to surround Iran with warships and bombers just in case Tehran makes a “bad” decisio

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