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Published:Wednesday | November 21, 2018 | 2:02 PM

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The only memento Moses Z. Kaine has from his father is a T-shirt, left more than two decades ago when the peacekeeper’s tour of duty finished and he returned home, leaving his pregnant girlfriend behind. “...

Published:Wednesday | November 21, 2018 | 9:31 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Tuesday he would not further punish Saudi Arabia for the murder of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi — making clear in an exclamation-filled statement that the benefits of good...

Published:Wednesday | November 21, 2018 | 9:26 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials in the U.S. and Canada have told people to stop eating romaine lettuce because of a new E. coli outbreak. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it is working with officials in Canada on the outbreak,...

Published:Wednesday | November 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

CHICAGO (AP):Moments before her ex-fiance fatally shot her in the parking lot of the hospital where she worked, a Chicago doctor called 911 to report that she had spotted the man and feared for her life, police said Tuesday.As investigators tried to...

Published:Wednesday | November 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) :United States President Donald Trump declared yesterday that he would not further punish Saudi Arabia for the murder of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi making clear in an exclamation-filled statement that the benefits of good...

Published:Wednesday | November 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP):Migrants camped in Tijuana after traveling in a caravan to reach the U.S were weighing their options yesterday after a U.S. court blocked President Donald Trump's asylum ban for illegal border crossers.Many said they have no...

Published:Tuesday | November 20, 2018 | 11:08 PM

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP):A suicide bomber targeted a gathering of hundreds of Muslim religious scholars in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 43 people, Afghan officials said.Public Health Ministry spokesman Wahid Majroh said another 83...

Published:Tuesday | November 20, 2018 | 12:31 PM

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese prosecutors were considering Tuesday whether to file formal charges against Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn amid a probe into allegations he misused company assets and under-reported millions of dollars of income. The...

Published:Tuesday | November 20, 2018 | 9:32 AM

HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally. President Donald Trump issued a proclamation on November 9 that said anyone who crossed...

Published:Tuesday | November 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (AP):The UK and the European Union plowed ahead Monday with plans to have their divorce deal signed, sealed and delivered within days as British Prime Minister Theresa May waited to see whether rebel lawmakers opposed to the...

Published:Tuesday | November 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

UNITED STATES WASHINGTON (AP):Three Senate Democrats filed a lawsuit Monday arguing that Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker's appointment is unconstitutional and asking a federal judge to remove him.The suit, filed by Senators Richard...

Published:Tuesday | November 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ADDIS ABABA (AP) :Hundreds of Ethiopian Jews gathered in the capital, Addis Ababa, to protest the Israeli government's decision not to allow all of them to emigrate to Israel, leaving their families divided between the two countries....

Published:Monday | November 19, 2018 | 5:08 PM

CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago police say they are responding to a shooting near a Chicago hospital with "reports of multiple victims." A department spokesman issued a statement on Twitter saying officers are responding after shots were fired...

Published:Monday | November 19, 2018 | 11:01 AM

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May sought to seal business support for her Brexit deal with the European Union on Monday, but remained on a collision course with a group of lawmakers seeking to unseat her. The draft agreement...

Published:Monday | November 19, 2018 | 9:28 AM

BOSTON (AP) — The latest crop of U.S. Rhodes scholars has more women than any other single class, and almost half of this year’s recipients of the prestigious scholarship to Oxford University in England are either immigrants or first-...

Published:Monday | November 19, 2018 | 9:22 AM

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The search for remains of victims of the devastating Northern California wildfire has taken on new urgency as rain in the forecast could complicate those efforts while also bringing relief to firefighters on the front...

Published:Monday | November 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

CHICO, California (AP):Searchers combing a Northern California town levelled by a deadly wildfire stepped up their efforts Sunday ahead of rains forecast for later this week in the fire zone where 76 bodies have been recovered so far.While the rain...

Published:Monday | November 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Championing the cause of the poor, Pope Francis on Sunday lamented that "the wealthy few" enjoy what, "in justice, belongs to all" and said Christians cannot remain indifferent to the growing cries of the exploited and the indigent, including...

Published:Monday | November 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):President Donald Trump said there is no reason for him to listen to a recording of the "very violent, very vicious" killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, which has put him in a diplomatic bind: how to admonish Riyadh for the...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 10:33 AM

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Northern California crews battling the country's deadliest wildfire in a century were bracing for strong winds today that could erode gains they have made in containing the fearsome blaze, which has killed at least 76...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 10:22 AM

SAN DIEGO (AP) — As thousands of migrants in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers converge on the doorstep of the United States, what they won't find are armed American soldiers standing guard. Instead they will see cranes...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 10:12 AM

LONDON (AP) — Britain's besieged Prime Minister Theresa May today warned that a leadership change wouldn't make Brexit negotiations easier, as opponents in her Conservative Party threaten to unseat her and the former Brexit secretary...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

BUENOS AIRES, (AP):The Argentine government acknowledged yesterday that it lacked the proper technology to rescue the submarine found deep in the Atlantic that disappeared a year ago with 44 crew members aboard.Defence Minister Oscar Aguad said at a...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PARIS (AP):One protester was killed and 106 others were injured at roadblocks set up around France yesterday as citizens angry at rising fuel taxes rose up in a grass-roots movement and posed a new challenge to President Emmanuel Macron.Police...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (AP):British Prime Minister Theresa May fought back against critics of her Brexit deal yesterday, telling opponents from within her party that their alternative plans for Britain's departure from the European Union wouldn't work.May is...

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