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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...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2018 | 12:19 AM

TALLAHASSEE, (AP):A federal judge slammed Florida on Thursday for repeatedly failing to anticipate election problems, and said the state law on recounts appears to violate the US Supreme Court ruling that decided the presidency in 2000."We have been...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2018 | 12:14 AM

MAGALIA, California (AP):Cool weather helped fire crews gain ground yesterday against the deadliest wildfire in a century in the United States, as the search went on for more bodies in the ashes of Paradise and surrounding communities. At least 56...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2018 | 12:14 AM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP):Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor said on Thursday he would seek the death penalty for five men charged with the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey, while the United States moved to sanction 17 Saudi...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2018 | 12:10 AM

LONDON (AP):British Prime Minister Theresa May was battling yesterday to save both her Brexit deal and her job, as ministers quit her government and a growing list of lawmakers demanded her ouster over the divorce agreement struck between Britain...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

TIJUANA (AP):Members of a migrant caravan started to meet some local resistance as they continued to arrive by the hundreds in the Mexican border city of Tijuana, where a group of residents clashed with migrants camped out by the US border fence....

Published:Friday | November 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GAZA CITY (AP):Palestinian organisers of the weekly demonstrations in the Gaza Strip along the Israeli border said they will hold another protest today - in a key test of this week's ceasefire between Israel and Gaza militant groups.Tuesday's...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP):Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for Stormy Daniels, has denied allegations of domestic violence after his arrest near his ritzy Los Angeles skyscraper apartment."I have never struck a woman, I never will strike a woman," Avenatti told...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):Senate Republicans are facing renewed pressure to pass legislation to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller, with a handful of GOP senators urging their leadership to hold a vote now that President Donald Trump has pushed out...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ESCUINAPA (AP):Migrants in a caravan of Central Americans scrambled to reach the US border, catching rides on buses and trucks for hundreds of miles in the last leg of their journey Wednesday as the first sizable groups began arriving in the border...

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