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WikiLeaks' Assange faces charges; lawyer says he'd fight

November 16, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not willingly travel to the United States to face charges filed under seal against him, one of his lawyers said Friday, foreshadowing a... more »»

Social media eases worries for migrants, families back home

November 16, 2018

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — There was cake at little Brithani Lizeth's third birthday party, and also tears. more »»

Free speech threat seen in prosecuting WikiLeaks' Assange

November 16, 2018

In a divided Washington, few causes have as much bipartisan support as prosecuting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. more »»

North Korea deports American even as it boasts of new weapon

November 16, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea on Friday deported an American citizen it says it detained for illegal entry, a U.S. more »»

Cyclone kills 13 in southern India, 80K people evacuated

November 16, 2018

NEW DELHI (AP) — A cyclone hit the coast of southern India on Friday, killing at least 13 people, damaging homes and forcing the evacuation of more than 80,000 residents. more »»

Cargo ship launch clears crewed mission to space station

November 16, 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian Soyuz rocket sent a cargo ship on its way to the International Space Station on Friday, a successful launch that cleared the way for the next crew to travel to the space... more »»

Take a weight off: Tears, joy as kilo gets historic update

November 16, 2018

VERSAILLES, France (AP) — In a historic vote, more than 50 nations unanimously approved an overhaul of the international measurement system that underpins global trade and other human endeavors,... more »»

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faces charges under seal

November 16, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has filed charges under seal against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, a person familiar with the matter confirmed Friday after prosecutors inadvertently... more »»

Sri Lanka president rejects no-confidence on disputed PM

November 16, 2018

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Lawmakers in Sri Lanka's Parliament supporting disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa threw books, chairs and chili powder mixed with water to try to block the... more »»

Kids' postcards blanket Alpine glacier in eco-friendly stunt

November 16, 2018

ALETSCH GLACIER, Switzerland (AP) — Kids across the world expressed concerns about global warming by joining forces to create what organizers say is the world's biggest postcard on a glacier in... more »»

Holocaust scholar sues group that said he 'slandered' Poland

November 16, 2018

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A prominent Holocaust researcher said Friday that he is suing a Polish organization for libel after it waged a public campaign last year accusing him of slandering Poland's... more »»

Allies rally to UK's May amid leadership woes over Brexit

November 16, 2018

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May won support for her beleaguered Brexit deal Friday from key politicians and business groups, but she remained besieged by internal party opponents... more »»

The Latest: Hamas abides by cease-fire, restrains protests

November 16, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the political developments in Israel (all times local):

5:35 p.m. more »»

Funeral prayers held in Istanbul for slain Saudi journalist

November 16, 2018

ISTANBUL (AP) — Funeral prayers were held Friday in Istanbul for journalist Jamal Kasogi more than a month after his slaying at the Saudi Consulat. more »»

6 convicted for 2016 Istanbul airport attack that killed 45

November 16, 2018

ISTANBUL (AP) — A court in Istanbul convicted six people and sentenced them to life in prison for involvement in an extremist attack at Istanbul's main airport that killed 45 people and was blame... more »»

Iraq resumes Kirkuk oil exports after yearlong pause

November 16, 2018

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq began piping oil from its fields around the disputed city of Kirkuk on Friday, more than a year after exports were halted over troubles with the autonomous Kurdish... more »»

WikiLeaks chief could see charges, US court filing suggests

November 16, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department inadvertently named Julian Assange in a court filing in an unrelated case, suggesting prosecutors have prepared charges against the WikiLeaks founder unde... more »»

The Latest: UK's May fills Brexit-related Cabinet vacancies

November 16, 2018

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the Brexit negotiations (all times local):

4:40 p.m. more »»

Judge in Italy orders trial for Berlusconi in escort case

November 16, 2018

ROME (AP) — A judge in southern Italy has ordered that former three-time premier Silvio Berlusconi go on trial over a case involving women procured for his summer villas. more »»

Protests to greet Dutch Santa and his black-faced sidekick

November 16, 2018

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — As Dutch children anticipate the arrival of their country's version of Santa Claus this weekend, critics and fans of his helper, Black Pete, are gearing up for... more »»

 
 
 

 

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