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New Zealand Volcano Erupts In this combo made from two satellite images taken May 12, 2019, left, and Dec. 11, 2019, right, by Maxar Technologies steam rises from the volcano on White Island off the coast of Whakatane, New Zealand. The White Island volcano vented more steam and mud Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, in an increase of geothermal activity that again delayed the recovery of victims' bodies from a deadly eruption two days ago. (Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies via AP) (HONS)

New Zealand volcano vents steam, death toll now at 16

WHAKATANE, New Zealand – As a New Zealand island volcano vented more steam and mud, authorities delayed plans to recover the...

December 11, 2019 4:20 pm

Israel Politics Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz, center, talks during a Knesset session in Jerusalem, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty) (Oded Balilty

Parliament vote puts Israel on verge of 3rd election

Israel’s parliament on Wednesday approved a preliminary vote to dissolve itself, putting the country on the verge of an unprecedented...

December 11, 2019 4:10 pm

Police say man wanted in North Macedonia arrested in Germany

SKOPJE, North Macedonia -- One of North Macedonia's most wanted criminals, who faces a 32-year prison sentence, has been arrested in...

December 11, 2019 1:50 pm

Netherlands International Court Rohingya Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi enters the court room prior to addressing judges of the International Court of Justice for the second day of three days of hearings in The Hague, Netherlands, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong) (Peter Dejong

Nobel laureate Suu Kyi defends Myanmar army in genocide case

Nobel Peace Prize winner and former political prisoner Aung San Suu Kyi denied Wednesday that Myanmar's armed forces committed genocide.

December 11, 2019 12:40 pm

Albania Earthquake The Albanian army uses a remote-controlled explosion to demolish a building in the western port city of Durres, Albania, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Hektor Pustina) (Hektor Pustina

Italy urges donor conference for quake-struck Albania

Italy's foreign minister on Wednesday urged an international donors' conference to raise funds for Albania following last month's...

December 11, 2019 12:30 pm