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Deutsche Bank's CEO John Cryan replaced by Christian Sewing

AP - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 01:58
BERLIN (AP) — Deutsche Bank, which has been battling heavy financial losses, announced on Sunday that its chief executive officer will leave within weeks and is being replaced by a longtime executive known for his leadership skills. 2018-04-08T19:56:45-04:00 2018-04-08T19:09:11-04:00

Trump warns Assad: 'Big price to pay' for fatal Syria attack

AP - Mon, 04/09/2018 - 00:51
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday condemned a "mindless CHEMICAL attack" in Syria that killed women and children, called Syrian President Bashar Assad an "animal" and delivered a rare personal criticism of Russian President Vladimir Putin for supporting the Damascus government. 2018-04-08T18:48:57-04:00 2018-04-08T18:39:35-04:00

The Latest: Security Council to discuss suspected gas attack

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 23:42
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T17:40:29-04:00 2018-04-08T17:38:49-04:00

Trump warns Assad: 'Big price to pay' for fatal Syria attack

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 23:14
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday condemned a "mindless CHEMICAL attack" in Syria that killed women and children, called Syrian President Bashar Assad an "animal" and delivered a rare personal criticism of Russian President Vladimir Putin for supporting the Damascus government. 2018-04-08T17:13:13-04:00 2018-04-08T17:06:01-04:00

Suspected poison gas kills at least 40 in Damascus suburb

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 23:02
BEIRUT (AP) — Suspected poison gas was used to attack the last remaining foothold for the Syrian opposition in the eastern suburbs of Damascus, killing at least 40 people, including families found in their homes and shelters, opposition activists and local rescuers said Sunday. 2018-04-08T16:59:42-04:00 2018-04-08T16:52:17-04:00

The Latest: McCain: Trump move 'emboldened' Syria in attack

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 22:33
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T16:32:06-04:00 2018-04-08T16:17:31-04:00

Suspected poison gas kills at least 40 in Damascus suburb

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 22:19
BEIRUT (AP) — Suspected poison gas was used to attack the last remaining foothold for the Syrian opposition in the eastern suburbs of Damascus, killing at least 40 people, including families found in their homes and shelters, opposition activists and local rescuers said Sunday. 2018-04-08T16:18:17-04:00 2018-04-08T16:17:17-04:00

The Latest: Emergency UN meeting called over Syrian attack

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 22:06
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T16:04:42-04:00 2018-04-08T15:58:18-04:00

Trump warns Assad: 'Big price to pay' for fatal Syria attack

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 21:27
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday condemned a "mindless CHEMICAL attack" in Syria that killed women and children, called Syrian President Bashar Assad an "animal" and delivered a rare personal criticism of Russian President Vladimir Putin for supporting the Damascus government. 2018-04-08T15:24:00-04:00 2018-04-08T15:12:57-04:00

Hundreds of foreigners join Pyongyang race as tensions ease

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 20:15
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Hundreds of foreigners joined in the annual Pyongyang marathon on Sunday despite political tensions that have only recently begun to ease and a ban on U.S citizens traveling to the country that is still in effect. 2018-04-08T14:15:43-04:00 2018-04-08T14:10:49-04:00

German van driver had run-ins with police, suicidal thoughts

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 20:06
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — The 48-year-old German man who drove a van into a crowd in Muenster was well-known to police, had a history of run-ins with the law and had expressed suicidal thoughts to a neighbor last month, German prosecutors said Sunday. 2018-04-08T14:02:07-04:00 2018-04-08T13:56:51-04:00

German police knew van driver well; still not sure on motive

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 19:22
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — The 48-year-old German man who drove a van into a crowd in the western city of Muenster was well-known to police and had a history of run-ins with the law, German prosecutors said Sunday, adding that they believe he acted alone. 2018-04-08T13:21:12-04:00 2018-04-08T08:50:29-04:00

Trump calls out 'Animal Assad' for attack, criticizes Putin

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 19:08
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday condemned a "mindless CHEMICAL attack" in Syria that killed women and children, called Syrian President Bashar Assad an "animal" and delivered a rare personal criticism of Russian President Vladimir Putin for supporting the Damascus government. 2018-04-08T13:07:29-04:00 2018-04-08T12:56:01-04:00

The Latest: Iran questions aims of Syria gas attack claims

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 19:08
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T13:07:29-04:00 2018-04-08T12:55:23-04:00

The Latest: Muenster van driver stored chemicals at his home

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 18:55
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the van crash in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-08T12:53:53-04:00 2018-04-08T12:47:40-04:00

The Latest: EU calls on Russia, Iran to end Syria violence

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 18:14
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T12:13:09-04:00 2018-04-08T12:05:24-04:00

The Latest: Muenster van driver had written of suicide plans

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 18:14
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the van crash in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-08T12:13:09-04:00 2018-04-08T12:11:53-04:00

Amid trade fight, Trump says China will do the 'right thing'

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 17:33
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid global fears of an escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China, President Donald Trump suggested that Beijing will ease trade barriers "because it is the right thing to do" and that the economic superpowers can settle the conflict that has rattled financial markets, consumers and businesses. 2018-04-08T11:32:26-04:00 2018-04-08T11:22:45-04:00

Alleged chemical attack strikes rebel-held Douma in Syria

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 17:05
BEIRUT (AP) — An alleged gas attack killed at least 40 people in the eastern suburbs of Damascus, local responders said on Sunday. Syrian state media, meanwhile, reported that rebels there have agreed to give up their last foothold in the area. 2018-04-08T11:05:24-04:00 2018-04-08T10:55:45-04:00

Syrian gov't: Rebels to give up last Ghouta suburb

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 16:52
BEIRUT (AP) — An alleged gas attack killed at least 40 people in the eastern suburbs of Damascus, as Syrian rebels agreed to give up their last foothold in the area, medics and state media reported on Sunday. 2018-04-08T10:51:52-04:00 2018-04-08T10:43:53-04:00

Trump suggesting China will 'take down' its trade barriers

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 16:40
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid rising concerns about a possible trade war between the U.S. and China, President Donald Trump suggested that Beijing will ease "because it is the right thing to do" and that the economic superpowers can settle the disputes that have rattled financial markets, consumers and businesses. 2018-04-08T10:38:15-04:00 2018-04-08T10:24:48-04:00

Syrian gov't: Rebels to give up last Ghouta suburb

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 16:12
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels agreed to give up their last foothold in the eastern suburbs of Damascus, state media reported on Sunday, hours after an alleged gas attack killed at least 40 people. 2018-04-08T10:11:01-04:00 2018-04-08T10:07:19-04:00

The Latest: Muenster van driver well known to German police

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 16:12
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the van crash in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-08T10:11:01-04:00 2018-04-08T07:36:04-04:00

The Latest: UK warns Russia not to block Syria attack probe

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 15:57
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T09:57:07-04:00 2018-04-08T09:54:09-04:00

The Latest: Syrian gov't: Rebels to exit last Ghouta town

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 15:30
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T09:30:02-04:00 2018-04-08T09:16:10-04:00

The Latest: Turkey condemns Douma attack in Syria

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 15:17
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T09:16:22-04:00 2018-04-08T09:03:41-04:00

Trump suggesting China will 'take down' its trade barriers

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 15:06
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting China will ease trade barriers "because it is the right thing to do" and Washington and Beijing can settle disputes that have rattled financial markets, consumers and businesses. 2018-04-08T09:02:41-04:00 2018-04-08T08:48:04-04:00

Trump suggesting China will 'take down' its trade barriers

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 14:50
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting China will ease trade barriers "because it is the right thing to do" and Washington and Beijing can settle disputes that have rattled financial markets, consumers and businesses. 2018-04-08T08:49:07-04:00 2018-04-08T08:40:20-04:00

The Latest: Dutch among the 20 injured in Muenster van crash

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 13:15
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the van crash in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-08T07:13:14-04:00 2018-04-08T07:13:04-04:00

Syrian rescuers, medics say gas attack near capital kills 40

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 13:02
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists and rescuers said Sunday that a poison gas attack on a rebel-held town near the capital has killed at least 40 people, allegations denied by the Syrian government. 2018-04-08T06:59:34-04:00 2018-04-08T06:45:46-04:00

The Latest: Syria says rebels want to restart Douma talks

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 12:47
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T06:45:50-04:00 2018-04-08T06:39:54-04:00

The Latest: Russia denies reports of Syrian chemical attack

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 12:20
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 2018-04-08T06:18:47-04:00 2018-04-08T06:13:31-04:00

Pope focuses on reconciliation in Mass dedicated to mercy

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 12:07
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has urged the faithful to not give up on the sacrament of reconciliation, especially those who continue to backslide. 2018-04-08T06:04:23-04:00 2018-04-08T05:49:57-04:00

Syrian rescuers, medics say gas attack near capital kills 40

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 11:25
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists and rescuers said Sunday that a poison gas attack on a rebel-held town near the capital has killed at least 40 people, allegations denied by the Syrian government. 2018-04-08T05:24:45-04:00 2018-04-08T05:22:15-04:00

Germany still clueless about motive for fatal van attack

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 11:25
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — Prosecutors said Sunday they still have no indication why a 48-year-old German man drove a van into a crowd of people in the western German city of Muenster, killing two and injuring 20 before shooting himself to death inside the van. 2018-04-08T05:24:45-04:00 2018-04-08T05:16:00-04:00

Canada reels: 15 die when truck, hockey team bus collide

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 11:25
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — A semi-trailer slammed into a bus carrying a youth hockey team in western Canada, killing 15 people and injuring 14 in a catastrophic collision that left a country and its national sport heartbroken. The crash sent shockwaves through the team's small hometown. 2018-04-08T05:24:45-04:00 2018-04-08T05:11:44-04:00

Germany still clueless about motive for fatal van attack

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 09:22
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — Prosecutors say they still have no indication why a 48-year-old man drove a van into a crowd of people in the western German city of Muenster, killing two and injuring 20 before he shot himself to death inside the van. 2018-04-08T03:20:58-04:00 2018-04-08T03:05:27-04:00

Activists, medics: Gas attack near Syrian capital kills 40

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 08:56
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists, rescuers and medics said Sunday that a poison gas attack on a rebel-held town near the capital has killed at least 40 people, allegations denied by the Syrian government. 2018-04-08T02:53:57-04:00 2018-04-08T02:52:00-04:00

Activists, medics: Gas attack near Syrian capital kills 40

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 08:42
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists, rescuers and medics say a poison gas attack on a rebel-held town near the capital has killed at least 40 people. 2018-04-08T02:39:57-04:00 2018-04-08T02:34:59-04:00

Hungary's Viktor Orban expected to win 4th term in election

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 06:52
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban is expected to win his third consecutive term, and fourth overall since 1998, as voting stations opened across the country for the election of 199 parliamentary deputies. 2018-04-08T00:51:35-04:00 2018-04-08T00:47:45-04:00

Violence claims more lives in Syrian capital and suburbs

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 06:38
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces pressed their offensive against the last rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus under the cover of airstrikes as shelling of civilian areas on both sides claimed more lives, state media and opposition activists said. 2018-04-08T00:37:59-04:00 2018-04-08T00:33:36-04:00

Once wildly popular, Brazil's da Silva is jailed for graft

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 06:12
CURITIBA, Brazil (AP) — Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was spending his first night in jail, a stunning fall from grace for a man who rose from nothing to lead Latin America's largest nation and later became engulfed in corruption allegations. 2018-04-08T00:10:29-04:00 2018-04-08T00:05:40-04:00

After tense showdown, Brazil's da Silva in police custody

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 05:17
SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil (AP) — Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was taken into police custody Saturday after a tense showdown with his own supporters, capping an intense three days that underscored raw emotions over the incarceration of a once wildly popular leader who has been engulfed by corruption allegations. 2018-04-07T23:15:56-04:00 2018-04-07T22:56:36-04:00

The Latest: German pub owners express sadness over crash

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 04:50
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the vehicle that has crashed into a crowd in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-07T22:48:36-04:00 2018-04-07T18:06:48-04:00

After tense showdown, Brazil's da Silva in police custody

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 04:37
SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil (AP) — Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was taken into police custody Saturday after a tense showdown with his own supporters, the capstone of an intense three days that underscored raw emotions over the incarceration of a once wildly popular leader who has been engulfed by corruption allegations. 2018-04-07T22:34:59-04:00 2018-04-07T22:31:30-04:00

Ship hits historic mansion on Istanbul's Bosporus Strait

AP - Sun, 04/08/2018 - 02:20
ISTANBUL (AP) — A cargo ship has crashed into a historic mansion on Istanbul's Bosporus strait, severely damaging the building. 2018-04-07T20:18:57-04:00 2018-04-07T19:29:58-04:00

Germany seeks motive after van crashes into crowd, killing 2

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 21:47
BERLIN (AP) — A gray van crashed into tables of people drinking outside a popular bar Saturday in the German city of Muenster, killing two people and injuring 20 others before the driver of the vehicle killed himself, police said. 2018-04-07T15:44:19-04:00 2018-04-07T15:42:20-04:00

Gaza buries journalist killed while covering mass protests

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 21:47
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hundreds attended the funeral of a well-known Palestinian journalist in Gaza on Saturday who was killed while covering mass protests along the Israeli border the previous day. 2018-04-07T15:44:19-04:00 2018-04-07T15:38:00-04:00

Air France strike sees 30 percent of flights cancelled

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 21:47
PARIS (AP) — Some 30 percent of Air France flights were cancelled Saturday as strikes over pay rises appear to be intensifying. 2018-04-07T15:44:19-04:00 2018-04-07T15:35:17-04:00

Violence claims more lives in Syrian capital and suburbs

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 21:18
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces pressed their offensive against the last rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus on Saturday under the cover of airstrikes as shelling of civilian areas on both sides claimed more lives, state media and opposition activists said. 2018-04-07T15:17:01-04:00 2018-04-07T15:04:00-04:00

Air France strike sees 30 percent of flights cancelled

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 21:06
PARIS (AP) — Some 30 percent of Air France flights were cancelled Saturday as strikes over pay rises appear to be intensifying. 2018-04-07T15:03:23-04:00 2018-04-07T12:56:54-04:00

The Latest: Blood donors rush to help Muenster hospital

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 21:05
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the vehicle that has crashed into a crowd in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-07T15:03:01-04:00 2018-04-07T14:58:21-04:00

Hannity vows to bash Kimmel until he apologizes to 1st lady

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 20:51
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel host Sean Hannity is vowing to continue his attacks on ABC late-night comic Jimmy Kimmel until Kimmel apologizes for a segment in which he joked about first lady Melania Trump's accent. 2018-04-07T14:49:53-04:00 2018-04-07T14:32:43-04:00

Ailing Algerian leader's backers urge him to seek 5th term

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 20:51
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's governing party is urging President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to seek a fifth term even though the 81-year-old has been debilitated by a stroke for years. 2018-04-07T14:49:53-04:00 2018-04-07T14:46:09-04:00

The Latest: Germany: No IS extremist ties in Muenster crash

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 20:51
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the vehicle that has crashed into a crowd in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-07T14:49:53-04:00 2018-04-07T14:41:05-04:00

The Latest: Merkel offers condolences to Muenster victims

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 20:23
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the vehicle that has crashed into a crowd in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-07T14:22:21-04:00 2018-04-07T14:11:40-04:00

Vehicle crashes into German bar crowd, kills 3, injures 20

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 20:10
BERLIN (AP) — A van crashed into a crowd outside a popular bar Saturday in the western German city of Muenster, killing three people and injuring 20 others before the driver of the vehicle killed himself, police said. 2018-04-07T14:08:24-04:00 2018-04-07T14:02:53-04:00

The Latest: German police search home of deadly van driver

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 19:29
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the vehicle that has crashed into a crowd in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-07T13:27:21-04:00 2018-04-07T13:19:11-04:00

Vehicle crashes into German crowd, leaves 3 dead, 20 injured

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 19:01
BERLIN (AP) — A vehicle crashed into a crowd Saturday outside a popular bar in the western German city of Muenster, killing three people and injuring 20 others, police said. 2018-04-07T13:00:25-04:00 2018-04-07T12:27:45-04:00

The Latest: Police find suspicious object in Muenster van

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 18:20
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the vehicle that has crashed into a crowd in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 2018-04-07T12:19:44-04:00 2018-04-07T12:14:36-04:00

Violence claims more lives in Syrian capital and suburbs

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 18:20
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces pressed their offensive against the last rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus on Saturday under the cover of airstrikes as shelling of civilian areas on both sides claimed more lives, state media and opposition activists said. 2018-04-07T12:19:44-04:00 2018-04-07T12:17:13-04:00

German police: Car crashes into crowd in Muenster, some dead

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 17:25
BERLIN (AP) — Police in the western German city of Muenster say a car has crashed into a crowd there, killing several people and injuring others. 2018-04-07T11:24:47-04:00 2018-04-07T11:14:30-04:00

Gaza buries journalist killed while covering mass protests

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 16:59
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hundreds attended the funeral of a well-known Palestinian journalist in Gaza on Saturday who was killed while covering mass protests along the Israeli border the previous day. 2018-04-07T10:57:43-04:00 2018-04-07T10:53:15-04:00

Russian embassy seeks Boris Johnson meeting over spy case

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 16:04
LONDON (AP) — Russia's embassy in London on Saturday sought a meeting with British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson over the poisoning of a former Russian spy, saying its dealings with Britain over the issue had been "utterly unsatisfactory." 2018-04-07T10:03:21-04:00 2018-04-07T10:01:37-04:00

Russian embassy seeks Boris Johnson meeting over spy case

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 14:43
LONDON (AP) — Russia's embassy in London says it wants a meeting with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson over the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal. 2018-04-07T08:41:14-04:00 2018-04-07T08:35:45-04:00

Indian court grants bail to Bollywood superstar Salman Khan

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 14:43
NEW DELHI (AP) — A court on Saturday granted bail to Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who will be allowed to remain free while he appeals his conviction on charges of poaching rare deer in a wildlife preserve two decades ago. 2018-04-07T08:41:14-04:00 2018-04-07T08:32:14-04:00

Gaza buries journalist killed while covering mass protests

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 14:15
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hundreds attended the funeral of a well-known Palestinian journalist in Gaza on Saturday who was killed while covering mass protests along the Israeli border the previous day. 2018-04-07T08:14:26-04:00 2018-04-07T08:10:10-04:00

Violence claims more lives in Syrian capital and suburbs

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 14:02
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces pressed their offensive against the last rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus on Saturday under the cover of airstrikes as shelling of civilian areas on both sides claimed more lives, state media and opposition activists said. 2018-04-07T08:00:41-04:00 2018-04-07T07:49:10-04:00

More police on London streets as murder spike worries locals

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 13:05
LONDON (AP) — British police say they are deploying 300 more officers on the streets of London this weekend to confront a spike in stabbing and shootings that has sparked fears about rising crime. 2018-04-07T07:05:26-04:00 2018-04-07T06:45:01-04:00

Gaza buries journalist killed after covering mass protests

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 12:53
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hundreds, including Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh, attended the funeral of a well-known Palestinian journalist in Gaza on Saturday who was killed while covering mass protests along the Israeli border the previous day. 2018-04-07T06:51:39-04:00 2018-04-07T06:50:47-04:00

Violence claims more lives in Syrian capital and suburbs

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 11:45
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state media and opposition activists say government forces are pressing their offensive toward the last rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus under the cover of airstrikes as the violence claimed more lives. 2018-04-07T05:43:48-04:00 2018-04-07T05:22:30-04:00

Gaza buries journalist who died after covering mass protests

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 11:45
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hundreds are attending the funeral of a well-known Palestinian journalist in Gaza who died after covering mass protests along the Israel border. 2018-04-07T05:43:48-04:00 2018-04-07T05:35:37-04:00

China applies its own maximum pressure policy on Pyongyang

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 10:36
TOKYO (AP) — As the U.S.-North Korea summit looms, President Donald Trump's maximum pressure policy on North Korea may be working — thanks to China. 2018-04-07T04:35:05-04:00 2018-04-07T04:24:24-04:00

Koreas discuss communication issues ahead of summit

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 10:36
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea on Saturday held talks over establishing a telephone hotline between their leaders and other communication issues ahead of a rare summit between the rivals later this month. 2018-04-07T04:35:05-04:00 2018-04-07T04:28:06-04:00

9 killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 06:30
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians protested along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, engulfing the volatile area in black smoke from burning tires to try to block the view of Israeli snipers and cheering a Hamas strongman who pledged that the border fence will eventually fall. 2018-04-07T00:26:41-04:00 2018-04-07T00:18:37-04:00

The Latest: Palestinian journalist dies from gunshot wounds

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 06:30
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Latest on the Gaza Palestinians protest march and the violence along the Gaza-Israel border (all times local): 2018-04-07T00:26:41-04:00 2018-04-06T23:23:41-04:00

China applies its own maximum pressure policy on Pyongyang

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 06:30
TOKYO (AP) — As the U.S.-North Korea summit looms, President Donald Trump's maximum pressure policy on North Korea may be working — thanks to China. 2018-04-07T00:26:41-04:00 2018-04-07T00:18:57-04:00

9 killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 06:14
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians protested along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, engulfing the volatile area in black smoke from burning tires to try to block the view of Israeli snipers and cheering a Hamas strongman who pledged that the border fence will eventually fall. 2018-04-07T00:13:04-04:00 2018-04-06T23:59:07-04:00

9 killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 05:50
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians protested along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, engulfing the volatile area in black smoke from burning tires to try to block the view of Israeli snipers and cheering a Hamas strongman who pledged that the border fence will eventually fall. 2018-04-06T23:48:38-04:00 2018-04-06T23:45:40-04:00

7 killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest

AP - Sat, 04/07/2018 - 02:07
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians protested along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, engulfing the volatile area in black smoke from burning tires to try to block the view of Israeli snipers and cheering a Hamas strongman who pledged that the border fence will eventually fall. 2018-04-06T20:06:05-04:00 2018-04-06T19:58:36-04:00

7 killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 23:35
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians protested along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, engulfing the volatile area in black smoke from burning tires to try to block the view of Israeli snipers and cheering a Hamas strongman who pledged that the border fence will eventually fall. 2018-04-06T17:34:08-04:00 2018-04-06T17:33:57-04:00

Trump, China escalate trade dispute as markets tumble

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 23:22
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unwilling to yield, President Donald Trump and China's government escalated their trade clash Friday, with Beijing vowing to "counterattack with great strength" if Trump follows through on threats to impose tariffs on an additional $100 billion in Chinese goods. 2018-04-06T17:21:00-04:00 2018-04-06T17:18:56-04:00

Hungarian parties rip into each other before Sunday's vote

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 23:08
SZEKESFEHERVAR, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's main political parties held their last major rallies before Sunday's parliamentary election, harshly criticizing their rivals two days before voters go to the polls. 2018-04-06T17:07:05-04:00 2018-04-06T14:58:02-04:00

The Latest: Palestinians: 9 civilians killed, 1,000+ hurt

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 23:08
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Latest on the Gaza Palestinians protest march and the violence along the Gaza-Israel border (all times local): 2018-04-06T17:07:05-04:00 2018-04-06T17:02:15-04:00

7 killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 22:14
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians protested along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, engulfing the volatile area in black smoke from burning tires to try to block the view of Israeli snipers and cheering a Hamas strongman who pledged that the border fence will eventually fall. 2018-04-06T16:12:46-04:00 2018-04-06T16:03:42-04:00

US takes aim at Putin's allies in Russia with new sanctions

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 22:14
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States punished dozens of Russian oligarchs and government officials on Friday with sanctions that took direct aim at President Vladimir Putin's inner circle, as President Donald Trump's administration tried to show he's not afraid to take tough action against Moscow. 2018-04-06T16:12:46-04:00 2018-04-06T15:59:19-04:00

7 killed, scores wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza protest

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 21:33
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinians protested along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, engulfing the volatile area in black smoke from burning tires to try to block the view of Israeli snipers and cheering a Hamas strongman who pledged that the border fence will eventually fall. 2018-04-06T15:31:44-04:00 2018-04-06T15:29:12-04:00

Violence breaks out near Syrian capital killing dozens

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 20:24
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian troops began a ground offensive under the cover of airstrikes on rebel-held areas outside the capital Damascus on Friday after a 10-day truce collapsed over disagreement regarding evacuation of opposition fighters. The new wave of violence left at least 36 people dead, including women and children, according to state media and opposition activists. 2018-04-06T14:23:38-04:00 2018-04-06T14:18:22-04:00

Hospital says ex-spy improves, no longer on 'critical' list

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 19:57
LONDON (AP) — The former Russian spy who was left fighting for his life after exposure to a rare nerve agent is no longer in critical condition, a British health official said Friday, a month after the mysterious poisoning in a quiet English city triggered a diplomatic crisis between Moscow and the West. 2018-04-06T13:55:56-04:00 2018-04-06T12:39:40-04:00

The Latest: UK rejects visa for poisoned spy's niece

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 18:34
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy and his daughter in Britain (all times local): 2018-04-06T12:33:15-04:00 2018-04-06T12:31:42-04:00

Ex-S. Korean leader Park gets 24-year prison term

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 18:34
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye was formally convicted of an array of corruption charges and sentenced to 24 years in prison on Friday, a year after she was driven from office and arrested over a scandal that saw months of massive street rallies calling for her ouster. 2018-04-06T12:33:15-04:00 2018-04-06T12:20:38-04:00

China vows to 'counterattack' US as trade spat worsens

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 17:40
WASHINGTON (AP) — China's government vowed Friday to "counterattack with great strength" if President Donald Trump goes ahead with plans to raise U.S. tariffs on an additional $100 billion worth of Chinese goods and said negotiations were impossible under current conditions. 2018-04-06T11:38:20-04:00 2018-04-06T11:28:02-04:00

3 killed by Israeli fire, dozens hurt in Gaza border protest

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 17:27
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli troops killed three men in the second mass protest in a week along Gaza's volatile border, as Palestinians torched piles of tires to create a smoke screen to block the view of snipers. 2018-04-06T11:25:26-04:00 2018-04-06T11:13:06-04:00

UK hospital: Ex-spy Skripal no longer in critical condition

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 17:00
LONDON (AP) — Ex-spy Sergei Skripal is improving rapidly and is no longer in critical condition, a British health official said Friday, a month after he and his daughter were poisoned with a rare nerve agent that triggered a diplomatic crisis between Russia and the West. 2018-04-06T10:58:11-04:00 2018-04-06T09:35:17-04:00

Violence breaks out near Syrian capital as truce collapses

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 17:00
BEIRUT (AP) — Violence broke out in and around a rebel-held town near the capital Damascus on Friday killing at least two people after nearly two weeks of calm signaling an apparent collapse of a truce and an evacuation deal for opposition fighters to leave the area, state media and opposition activists said. 2018-04-06T10:58:11-04:00 2018-04-06T10:50:55-04:00

Violence breaks out near Syrian capital as truce collapses

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 16:47
BEIRUT (AP) — Violence broke out in and around a rebel-held town near the capital Damascus on Friday killing at least two people after nearly two weeks of calm signaling an apparent collapse of a truce and an evacuation deal for opposition fighters to leave the area, state media and opposition activists said. 2018-04-06T10:44:40-04:00 2018-04-06T10:42:20-04:00

China vows to 'counterattack' US as trade spat worsens

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 16:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — China's government vowed Friday to "counterattack with great strength" if President Donald Trump goes ahead with plans to raise U.S. tariffs on an additional $100 billion worth of Chinese goods and said negotiations were impossible under current conditions. 2018-04-06T10:16:40-04:00 2018-04-06T10:14:05-04:00

2 killed by Israeli fire, dozens hurt in Gaza border protest

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 16:17
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinians torched piles of tires near Gaza's border with Israel on Friday, sending huge plumes of black smoke into the air and drawing Israeli fire that killed two men in the second mass protest in the volatile area in a week. 2018-04-06T10:16:40-04:00 2018-04-06T10:02:49-04:00

1 Palestinian killed, 40 hurt in Gaza-Israel border protests

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 15:23
KHUZAA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinians torched piles of tires near Gaza's border with Israel on Friday, sending huge plumes of black smoke into the air and drawing Israeli fire that killed one man in the second large protest in the volatile area in a week. 2018-04-06T09:22:58-04:00 2018-04-06T09:16:24-04:00

Relative says call with poisoned spy's daughter authentic

AP - Fri, 04/06/2018 - 15:14
MOSCOW (AP) — A relative of a former Russian spy and his daughter who were poisoned in Britain said Friday she has not heard from them after a phone call earlier this week but she is sure the call with the daughter was authentic. 2018-04-06T09:08:52-04:00 2018-04-06T08:32:13-04:00

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