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Britain Shortages Drivers queue for fuel at a petrol station in Birmingham, England, Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021. (AP Photo/Jacob King) (Jacob King

UK government sees 'tentative' signs fuel crisis is easing

Britain’s transport minister said Tuesday there are “tentative signs” a fuel-supply crisis snarling the country is easing.

September 28, 2021 11:20 am

Russia opens extremism probe against Navalny and his allies

Russian authorities have opened a criminal case against imprisoned opposition leader Alexei Navalny and his closest allies.

September 28, 2021 11:20 am

Sweden Explosion Smoke billows from an apartment building after an explosion in Annedal, central Gothenburg, Sweden, Tuesday Sept. 28, 2021. (Bjorn Larsson Rosvall/TT via AP) (Bjorn Larsson Rosvall

Police suspect foul play at Swedish apartment building blast

A powerful explosion rocked a Swedish apartment building early Tuesday in Goteborg, injuring up to 20 people.

September 28, 2021 11:20 am

Congo Sex Abuse FILE - In this Anifa stands in her home in the eastern Congo town of Goma on Friday, March 5, 2021. (AP Photo/Kudra Maliro, File) (Kudra Maliro

Panel finds 80 alleged abuse cases tied to WHO's Congo work

A panel commissioned by the World Health Organization has identified more than 80 alleged cases of sex abuse during the U.N. health...

September 28, 2021 10:20 am

APTOPIX Virus Outbreak Venezuela Nurse Rosaura Rodriguez inoculates a man with a dose of the Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine during house to house vaccinations in the popular neighborhood of El Valle in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, Sept. 27, 2021. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos) (Ariana Cubillos

Japan to lift emergency, add virus passports

Japan’s government says the coronavirus state of emergency will end Thursday to help rejuvenate the economy as infections slow.

September 28, 2021 10:20 am