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Apple economy latest casualty in strife-torn Kashmir

October 17, 2019

SHOPIAN, India (AP) — Kashmir's apple orchards, backbone of the economy and livelihood for nearly half the people living there, are deserted with fruit rotting on the trees at a time when they... more »»

Philippine president bruised, scratched from motorcycle fall

October 17, 2019

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte fell off his parked motorcycle on the palace grounds, suffering bruises and scratches, but the minor injuries won't affect his... more »»

Farrow books sells across Australia despite legal threat

October 17, 2019

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Ronan Farrow's new book is being sold in Australia despite threats of defamation lawsuits that the Pulitzer-winning journalist believes led some Australian retailers to... more »»

Japan PM visits storm-hit areas; royal parade may be delayed

October 17, 2019

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday visited northern towns devasted by the deadly typhoon and promised residents his government's support for their speedy recovery. more »»

Former Nazi SS guard, 93, going on trial in Hamburg

October 17, 2019

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — From his post as a young SS private in a watchtower in Nazi Germany's Stutthof concentration camp, Bruno Dey could hear the screams of Jews dying in the gas chamber. more »»

Diplomat says politicization of foreign policy disturbed him

October 17, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former top State Department aide testified in the impeachment inquiry that the Trump administration's politicization of foreign policy contributed to his resignation, while th... more »»

High anxiety in Brussels: Will Brexit deal be clinched?

October 17, 2019

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his 27 counterparts from across the European Union were converging on Brussels on Thursday for a summit they hope will finally lay to rest... more »»

80 injured in third night of Catalonia protests; 33 arrested

October 17, 2019

MADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities say that 80 people, including 46 police officers were injured overnight during the most violent of three nights of rioting over the imprisonment of Catalan... more »»

Cyprus police pick up 21 migrants who crossed dividing line

October 17, 2019

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus police say they have rounded up 21 people believed to be migrants who crossed over from the breakaway north of the ethnically divided island natio. more »»

Opposition protests suspend Hong Kong assembly session

October 17, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam was again forced from the legislative chamber because of protests Thursday by opposition members following a bloody attack on a leader of the nearly... more »»

South Korean soccer team tells of 'rough' match in Pyongyang

October 17, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's national soccer team described their World Cup qualifier against North Korea in Pyongyang as a "rough" match played under strange conditions that may be... more »»

US delegation to seek a cease-fire with Turkey and Kurds

October 17, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. delegation faces the herculean task of pressuring Turkey to accept a cease-fire in Northern Syria, hours after President Donald Trump declared the U.. more »»

Aid groups scramble to reach Syrians as battle lines shift

October 17, 2019

BARDARASH, Iraq (AP) — Humanitarian groups in northeastern Syria are scrambling to provide aid to hundreds of thousands of people as rapidly shifting battle lines make it increasingly difficult t... more »»

Japan PM visits storm-hit areas, royal parade may be delayed

October 17, 2019

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is visiting towns devasted by the deadly typhoon to meet residents to assess damage and their needs. more »»

Syrian forces enter key border town, blocking Turkish plans

October 17, 2019

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Syrian forces on Wednesday night rolled into the strategic border town of Kobani, blocking one path for the Turkish military to establish a "safe zone" free of Syrian... more »»

Former Pompeo aide testifies; Senate talks impeachment trial

October 17, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The swift-moving impeachment probe pushed onward Wednesday as a former top State Department aide testified that the Trump administration's politicization of foreign policy... more »»

Bus near Saudi holy city of Mecca crashes, killing 35 people

October 17, 2019

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Authorities in Saudi Arabia say 35 pilgrims have been killed in a bus crash near the Muslim holy city of Mecca. more »»

Police, protesters clash in Catalonia for 3rd night

October 17, 2019

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Rioting raged in Barcelona and several other Catalan towns for a third straight night Wednesday, with police fighting running street battles with protesters angered by... more »»

Frustration and pride in Canada after a year of legal pot

October 16, 2019

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The weed is expensive, the selection is limited, the black market persists, and licensed stores are scarc. more »»

The Latest: US envoy urges Turkey to stop Syria offensive

October 16, 2019

AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP) — The latest on Turkey's invasion of northern Syria (all times local):

12:45 a.m.

The U.. more »»

 
 

 

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