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AP PHOTOS: American football gains popularity in China

July 25, 2015

BEIJING (AP) — The scene could be from any U.S. more »»

Australian Islamic State group medic arrested on return home

July 25, 2015

SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian nurse who says he was forced by Islamic State militants to work as a medic in Syria was arrested after returning home and faces terrorism-related charges of supporting... more »»

Deep-sea mining looms on horizon as UN body issues contracts

July 25, 2015

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — The deep oceans span more than half the globe and their frigid depths have long been known to contain vast, untapped deposits of prized minerals. more »»

Chris Brown leaves Philippines after ordeal over legal issue

July 25, 2015

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Chris Brown finally left the Philippines and performed at a night club in Macau, but not without last-minute complications at the end of a three-day ordeal. more »»

Greek invites IMF to join bailout talks, should begin Monday

July 24, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece on Friday invited the International Monetary Fund to participate in its negotiations with European creditors over a vital third bailout — talks that are expected to... more »»

Convicted spy Pollard could be freed from prison soon

July 24, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jonathan Pollard, an American who was convicted of spying for Israel in a sensational espionage case that inflamed public sentiment, could be released from federal prison within... more »»

Ukraine's new police on charm offensive in Kiev

July 24, 2015

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Only a few months ago, Kiev residents would normally avoid the police if they could help it. The officer would be of no use on a complaint — or worse, would demand a bribe. more »»

Families of Germanwings victims honor unidentified remains

July 24, 2015

LE VERNET, France (AP) — The families of those killed in the Germanwings plane crash released white balloons into the air Friday, holding a ceremony in the French Alpine village exactly four... more »»

In shift, Turkish jets strike Islamic State targets in Syria

July 24, 2015

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — In a major tactical shift, Turkish warplanes struck Islamic State group targets across the border in Syria on Friday, a day after IS militants fired at a Turkish military... more »»

Turkish bombing of Islamic State marks end of tacit truce

July 24, 2015

ISTANBUL (AP) — Last month, the first edition of the Islamic State group's Turkish-language magazine contained not a word of criticism of the Turkish government. more »»

Strikes, labor slowdowns add up to summer of woe in Italy

July 24, 2015

ROME (AP) — Italy's summer of woe got worse Friday with one strike at Pompeii that left lines of tourists baking in the sun outside the World Heritage archaeological site and another at Alitalia... more »»

New Barcelona mayor criticized for removing old king's bust

July 24, 2015

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona's new leftist mayor was sharply criticized Friday for removing a bronze bust of former King Juan Carlos from the town hall's main chamber. more »»

Yemen clashes kill 20, as fighting rages

July 24, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Fierce battles between Shiite Houthi rebels and pro-government forces in Yemen's Marib province and the city of Taiz Friday killed 20 people, according to official. more »»

Obama arrives in Kenya to open two-nation Africa visit

July 24, 2015

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — President Barack Obama has opened a two-nation tour of Africa focused on deepening economic and security partnerships with the continent and its peopl. more »»

'Landmark' trade deal could slash tariffs for tech products

July 24, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — Prices for games consoles, home entertainment systems and GPS devices could soon fall after major trade powers agreed Friday to cut tariffs on some 200 technology product. more »»

Obama voices support for gay rights as Africa trip nears

July 24, 2015

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — President Barack Obama has opened a two-nation tour of Africa focused on deepening economic and security partnerships with the continent and its peopl. more »»

Turkey to allow multiple air bases to be used for IS strikes

July 24, 2015

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish Foreign Ministry says Turkey has agreed to allow U.S. more »»

Protesters vandalize cars of OSCE observers in east Ukraine

July 24, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — Protesters in the rebel-controlled eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have vandalized cars from the Organization for Security and Cooperation and Security in Europe, the group said... more »»

Burundi: President Nkurunziza wins controversial third term

July 24, 2015

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza has won a third term in office, an electoral official announced Friday, amid controversy over whether his new term is constitutional. more »»

Chris Brown leaves Philippines after wait due to legal issue

July 24, 2015

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Chris Brown finally left the Philippines late Friday, but not without complications. more »»

 
 
 

 

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