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Ferry on Iraqi river capsizes; 94 dead

MOSUL, Iraq – A ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year and Mother's Day capsized in the Tigris River near...

March 22, 2019 1:00 am


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Trump with Israel on Golan Heights

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly endorsed permanent Israeli control of the disputed Golan Heights, saying...

March 22, 2019 1:00 am


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US abruptly endorses Israel's Golan sovereignty in big shift

JERUSALEM -- President Donald Trump abruptly declared Thursday the U.S. will recognize Israel's sovereignty over the disputed Golan...

March 21, 2019 5:50 pm


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Wisconsin AG moves to withdraw from lawsuit

Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul has filed a motion to withdraw the state from an ongoing federal lawsuit seeking repeal of the...

March 21, 2019 3:50 pm


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The Latest: Zimbabwe declares mourning for cyclone victims

Zimbabwe's president has declared two days of mourning starting Saturday for the untold number of victims from Cyclone Idai.

March 21, 2019 3:40 pm


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Death toll from Iraq ferry sinking rises to 83

A ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year and Mother's Day capsized in the Tigris River near the Iraqi city of Mosul...

March 21, 2019 1:20 pm


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Ethiopian plane crash victims from Kenya seek compensation

The families of Kenyan victims of the Ethiopian plane crash are asking their government for legal assistance in pursuing compensation.

March 21, 2019 12:30 pm


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Ferry sinks in Tigris near Iraq's Mosul, killing 40

A ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year sank in the Tigris river near the Iraqi city of Mosul on Thursday, killing...

March 21, 2019 11:30 am


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Vietnam arrests 8 Chinese suspected of drug trafficking

Vietnamese police have arrested eight Chinese suspected of drug trafficking after seizing 300 kilograms (660 pounds) of methamphetamine...

March 21, 2019 11:30 am


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A closer look at New Zealand's new weapons ban

Only a week after attacks on two mosques in New Zealand killed 50 worshippers, the country has banned sales of "military-style"...

March 21, 2019 11:00 am


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EU to hold new summit if UK Brexit vote fails

 BRUSSELS – The Latest on Brexit (all times local):3:10 p.m.

March 21, 2019 10:40 am


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May seeks delay over Brexit impasse

LONDON – One thousand days after British voters said they wanted to leave the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May conceded...

March 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Europe offers UK more time to leave the bloc

BRUSSELS – Worn down by three years of indecision in London, European Union leaders on Thursday grudgingly offered the U.K. more...

March 21, 2019 7:14 pm


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EU fines Google $1.7 billion for abusing online ads market

BRUSSELS -- European Union regulators have fined Google $1.7 billion for abusing its dominant role in online advertising, the third big...

March 20, 2019 2:00 pm