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Separate attacks kill 14 Afghan forces in Kabul, New! 2020-06-06 07:37:47KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Two separate militant attacks killed 14 Afghan security personnel on Saturday in the northeastern Badakhshan province and th

The Latest: Paris police ban Floyd protest due 2020-06-06 02:04:50TOP OF THE HOUR: - DC officials expect city's largest demonstration against police brutality since Floyd's death - Sharpton planning DC rally for Au

Sahel force fighting terrorism faces growing threat 2020-06-06 01:59:10UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Mauritania’s foreign minister said Friday the five-nation African force fighting terrorism in the Sahel is facing a growin

Black Lives Matter protests in Australia, Asia and 2020-06-05 22:51:18BERLIN (AP) - Thousands of people rallied across Australia to honor George Floyd and voice their support for the Black Lives Matter movement Saturday,

US shares proposal to extend Iran arms embargo 2020-06-05 17:46:23UNITED NATIONS (AP) - U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft said Friday she has shared a draft U.N. Security Council resolution with Russia that would extend th

Albanian parties reach consensus on electoral reform 2020-06-05 16:39:26TIRANA, Albania (AP) - Albanian political parties on Friday reached a long-sought consensus on electoral reform aimed at guaranteeing free and fair el

UN seeking Mideast mediators meeting on Israel-Palestinians 2020-06-05 16:04:06UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Mideast envoy is trying to arrange a meeting of key global mediators to discuss prospects and threats to a two-state so

Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of U.S. 2020-06-05 13:51:13President Trump wants a major reduction in the number of U.S. military personnel based in Germany and has ordered the Pentagon to cut thousands of tro

India, China trying to end army standoff in 2020-06-05 12:50:18NEW DELHI (AP) - Indian and Chinese foreign ministry officials on Friday discussed the flaring of tensions on their disputed Himalayan border, where t

UN agency: Iran violating all restrictions of nuclear 2020-06-05 11:33:52VIENNA (AP) - Iran has continued to increase its stockpiles of enriched uranium and remains in violation of its deal with world powers, the United Nat

A death in Nicaraguan baseball puts pandemic in 2020-06-05 11:21:02MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) - As the new coronavirus spread and economies shut across Latin America, Nicaragua stayed open - schools, stores, concert hall

US airstrikes hit Taliban; 10 Afghan police killed 2020-06-05 10:36:33KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - U.S. forces carried out two sets of airstrikes against the Taliban, in western and southern Afghanistan, a U.S. military spo

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Hong Kong passes bill making it a crime 2020-06-04 21:50:17Hong Kong passed a law Thursday making it a crime to disrespect China’s national anthem, but pro-democracy activists disregarded the new rules a

Ex-MI6 boss says coronavirus likely engineered in Wuhan 2020-06-04 21:16:17A former head of the British intelligence agency MI6 was quoted in The Telegraph's Planet Normal podcast that he believes the COVID-19

Police fire pepper spray at demonstrators during Tiananmen 2020-06-04 16:53:53Police officers fired pepper spray at a crowd of Hong Kong demonstrators at a Tiananmen Square memorial, after protesters defied a police ban Thursday

Russia oil spill into Arctic river spurs Putin 2020-06-04 14:00:56A state of emergency has been declared by Russian President Vladimir Putin after tens of thousands of diesel fuel leaked into a river within the Arcti

Belgium launches buy 2, get 1 'Helpy Hour' 2020-06-04 13:03:50Remember Happy Hour, when you ordered one beer and got two?

Antarctica research station sees sun set for last 2020-06-04 12:34:39Expeditioners at the bottom of the world are now in what's known as the "twilight zone" after the sun set for the last time in several weeks.

Fears for Brazil's indigenous tribes as coronavirus death 2020-06-04 12:12:07Brazil’s coronavirus numbers have skyrocketed, with a record number of cases and deaths almost every day.

German prosecutors believe Madeleine McCann is dead as 2020-06-04 09:15:19German prosecutors investigating a new suspect in the 2007 disappearance of Madeleine McCann now say they "assume the girl is dead.” 

Norway, citing coronavirus restrictions, rejects George Floyd rally 2020-06-04 07:39:33Authorities in Norway have turned down applications to hold rallies in the country's three largest cities in support of protesters in the U.S. over t

China marks Tiananmen anniversary with crackdown, ban on 2020-06-04 05:40:47China tightened controls over dissidents while pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong and elsewhere sought ways to mark the 31st anniversary Thursday of

China knife attack at a kindergarten injures at 2020-06-04 02:13:38A school security guard injured at least 39 people in a knife attack at a kindergarten in southern China on Thursday morning, state media reported. Th

Possible suspect identified in Madeleine McCann case 2020-06-03 19:29:25Scotland Yard is looking into a 43-year-old German man in connection with the case of Madeleine McCann, who disappeared at the age of three while on v

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Matt Hancock’s ‘Misleading’ Testing Figures Slammed By UK 2020-06-03 09:14:13Health secretary told current figures are neither "complete" nor "comprehensible".

BAME People Are More Likely To Die Of 2020-06-03 09:12:07Public Health England report finds people of Bangladeshi ethnicity are twice as likely to die as white people, while other minority groups had a 10 to

Italy Marks Historic Turning Point In The Coronavirus 2020-06-03 09:11:51The country that was once the global epicenter of COVID-19 is lifting travel restrictions, hoping to be at the vanguard of a post-virus recovery.

China Delayed Releasing Coronavirus Info, Frustrating WHO: AP 2020-06-02 10:26:13The AP has found rather than colluding with China, WHO was itself largely kept in the dark, as China gave it only the minimal information required.

Congo Faces 2nd Ebola Outbreak In Northern Province 2020-06-01 13:40:13The health crisis comes as the African country battles COVID-19 and the world’s largest measles outbreak.

Left Without Work In The Lockdown, This Car 2020-06-01 11:13:29Arman’s dancing was limited to local competitions and weddings until social media turned him into a celebrity.

Lockdown Trapped Women In Violent Relationships. Their Abusers 2020-06-01 11:11:54Domestic abuse campaigners have warned women could die if abusive men lash out as coronavirus restrictions are lifted.

Europe’s Landmark Coronavirus Package Puts Divisions Aside 2020-06-01 09:54:19While America’s response to the pandemic has been mired in partisan squabbling, European leaders have rallied around an economic rescue plan.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Read The Latest About The 2020-06-01 09:22:30Stay up to date as we cover the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and its effects across the world.

Hong Kong Police Reject Application For Tiananmen Square 2020-06-01 08:00:45Police said the vigil would violate coronavirus social distancing rules.

Anti-Racism Protesters Around The World Demand Justice For 2020-05-31 16:52:52Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in London, Berlin and Copenhagen over the weekend, chanting "Black lives matter" and "say his name."

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Huge Crowds March in Australia and London Against New! 2020-06-06 09:33:17Tens of thousands turned out in solidarity with U.S. protests against the death of George Floyd, while denouncing the deaths of Aboriginal Australians

What Colin Kaepernick Started New! 2020-06-06 09:28:15Some demonstrators, and in some cases the police, have paused to kneel, recalling the manner of George Floyd’s death and the gesture by Colin Ka

George Floyd Protests: Live News and Updates New! 2020-06-06 09:20:26Police departments across the United States are re-examining their use-of-force policies. And public health officials are warning about the risk of sp

Coronavirus Live Updates: Virus Fears Over Global Protests New! 2020-06-06 08:58:15Health ministers sounded the alarm amid anti-racist demonstrations from Australia to Britain. Pandemic job cuts hit African-Americans and Latinos hard

Navigating Home Care During the Pandemic New! 2020-06-06 08:34:51For the several million older Americans being cared for at home, the coronavirus brings new challenges.

Is the Party Over on Fire Island? 2020-06-06 05:00:30The gay clubs are closed, but many of the Pines “boys” are keeping their summer shares. Can they also keep their social distance?

City Summer, Country Summer 2020-06-06 05:00:29A photographer and a writer separately explore black boyhood and the season.

How Trump’s Demands for a Full House in 2020-06-06 05:00:23After a high-stakes and public feud with Democratic officials in a state he won four years ago, Mr. Trump and the Republican officials are moving to l

Amazon Deforestation Soars as Pandemic Hobbles Enforcement 2020-06-06 05:00:22A rise in illegal deforestation heightens the risk of fires in the Brazilian rainforest even more destructive than those that drew global outrage last

Young Protesters Say Voting Isn’t Enough. Will They 2020-06-06 05:00:19“Don’t boo — vote,” has been Barack Obama’s mantra. Now, Democrats want to adapt it: Protest, then vote.

Some N.Y.C. Protests Ended Quietly. Others Ended in 2020-06-06 01:51:01Demonstrations filled the city’s streets for another day, and mostly dispersed in a more muted way than they had the two previous nights.

Frustration and Fury as Rand Paul Holds Up 2020-06-06 01:33:10A dispute over legislation to make lynching a federal crime has grown fierce as Congress turns its attention to issues of race and law enforcement ami