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Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:48 PM
Venezuelan court upholds sentence against opposition leader
FILE - In this Feb 18, 2014 file photo, opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, dressed in white and holding up flowers, is taken into custody by Bolivarian...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:45 PM
South Korean court approves arrest of Samsung heir
Lee Jae-yong, the vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, center, is questioned by reporters upon his arrival for a hearing at the Seoul Central Distric...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:39 PM
British tourists rescued from Norway sea after boat accident
A boat picks up tourists from the water after an accident in Harstad harbour in Northern Norway, Thursday Feb. 16, 2017. Nearly two dozen people, most...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:29 PM
Ibrahimovic, Dzeko score hat tricks in Europa League
Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring during the Europa League round of 32 first leg soccer match between Manchester Un...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:26 PM
Islamic State-claimed bomb kills 70 at Pakistan shrine
Pakistani devotees gather at the 13th-century Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in Sehwan in 2014
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:26 PM
Italy ex-PM's father 'suspected of influence peddling'
Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, seen in December 2016, on Monday launched a comeback bid with a move to reassert his authority over his fr...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:18 PM
Referee Mark Clattenburg quitting England for Saudi Arabia
FILE - This is a Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 file photo of English referee Mark Clattenburg during the English Premier League soccer match between Mancheste...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:16 PM
US gov't: Arrested Seattle 'dreamer' admitted gang ties
This undated photo provided by the law firm Public Counsel shows Daniel Ramirez Medina, 23, who was was brought to the U.S. illegally as a child but w...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 10:00 PM
Deontay Wilder: Boxing needs to crack down on cheaters
Deontay Wilder speaks to reporters in Northport, Ala., Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, as he prepares for his WBC heavyweight title defense against Gerald Was...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:57 PM
Non-profit seeking to cure blindness up for $100M grant
Job Heintz, of the Himalayan Cataract Project, stands beside a photo of one of the organization's patients, Thursday Feb. 16, 2017, in Waterbury,...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:51 PM
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's messy case that he inherited a mess
President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vuc...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:51 PM
US envoy: US supports 2-state Israel-Palestinian solution
United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks to reporters after a Security Council meeting on the situation in the Middle East, T...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:46 PM
Saudi-led coalition to probe Yemen funeral airstrike
Shoes of victims lay on the ground at the site of a house destroyed by a Saudi-led airstrikes in outskirts of Sanaa, Yemen, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. A...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:35 PM
Take a breath: Stocks slow down after a record-setting run
FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo shows the Wall Street entrance of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks around the world pulled back Thur...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:34 PM
Argentina's Macri will annul father's postal debt deal
Argentine's President Mauricio Macri reviews an honor guard before meeting with his Brazilian counterpart Michel Temer at the Planalto Palace in ...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:03 PM
Paris: Boulders block migrants from sleeping, prompt debate
Migrants gathering under railway bridge in Paris, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. Boulders placed under a Paris bridge are causing controversy, as aid groups...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:02 PM
Venezuela Supreme Court upholds sentence for opposition leader: lawyer
This photo taken on February 18, 2014 shows Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez (R) as he is escorted by the National Guard after turning hims...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:54 PM
Cyprus talks break up in acrimony but 'still on track'
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (centre) is flanked by Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci (left) and Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiad...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:53 PM
Roman Polanski seeks to have prosecutor's testimony unsealed
FILE - This Feb. 25, 2015 file photo shows filmmaker Roman Polanski during a break in a hearing concerning a U.S. request for his extradition over 197...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:52 PM
Cyprus peace talks interrupted by old plebiscite row
A man rides a bicycle past a barricade outside the U.N. buffer zone in Nicosia
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:50 PM
Norway eyes curb on sovereign fund withdrawals
Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg said, "The backdrop for this downward adjustment is the prospect of lower returns on international fina...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:48 PM
FA Cup trip into the unknown for Arsenal after Munich misery
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:48 PM
Trump: No pre-election contacts with Russia
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:45 PM
Embattled Wenger gets thumbs up from Farah
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:44 PM
Roman Polanski in legal bid to return to US
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:39 PM
Vasser, KV Racing shut down IndyCar team after 14 years
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:33 PM
From backrooms to banquet, top envoys seek to engage US
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:09 PM
Klitschko relishing chance to re-start career against Joshua
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:06 PM
Dominican radio murder suspect dies in police chase
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:01 PM
Huge Baghdad car bomb kills at least 52
A picture taken with a mobile phone on February 16, 2017 shows burnt vehicles at the scene of a massive car bomb which killed dozens in a used car mar...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:00 PM
Islamic State suicide bombing at Pakistan shrine kills 75
Pakistani para-military soldiers stand alert after a deadly suicide attack at the shrine of famous Sufi Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan, Pakistan, Thur...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:59 PM
A broader Israel-Arab deal _ rare opportunity or diversion?
FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 file photos, President Donald Trump listens as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during their j...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:59 PM
DR Congo urged to break crisis 'impasse' by UN, AU, EU
Congolese demonstrators protest President Joseph Kabila's plan to stay in power beyond the end of his term in October 2016
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:57 PM
Global alarm, Israeli joy at Trump two-state shift
US President Donald Trump speaks during a joint press conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on February 15, 201...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:56 PM
Thousands of Montenegro women protest welfare cuts
Several thousand women demonstrated in Montenegro's capital Podgorica on Thursday to protest cuts in subsidies for mothers with three or more chi...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:49 PM
Colombia, ELN announce first accord at peace talks
Colombia's ELN guerrilla member Pablo Beltran (L) speaks next to Ecuadorean government representative Juan Meriguet (C) and Colombia'a gover...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:47 PM
Bid for gold behind them, Olympic boxers go for pro riches
FILE- In this Nov. 19, 2016, file photo, Claressa Shields celebrates after defeating Franchon Crews in a women's super middleweight boxing bout i...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:46 PM
Cyprus peace talks meeting ends abruptly, blaming ensues
A young woman pulls her travel case as she walks by the barrels that blocked a road from the Greek Cypriot controlled area, to the Turkish Cypriot nor...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:46 PM
Portuguese prosecutors charge Angolan VP with corruption
Angola Vice President Manuel Vicente, seen in 2016, has denied any involvement in the alleged bribing of Portuguese magistrate Orlando Figueira, who w...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:45 PM
EU applauds repeal of Romania corruption decree
People protest in front of the government headquarters in Bucharest, against the controversial corruption decrees on February 12, 2017
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:42 PM
Trump fears may thaw Iran, Gulf relations: analysts
Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said (R) and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani meet as part of the latter's regional tour on February 15, 2017
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:41 PM
NATO to boost naval presence in Black Sea
NATO will step up naval war games and surveillance in the Black Sea to complement its increased presence of land and air forces near a more assertive ...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:40 PM
Dutch say Ukraine will renew search at MH17 crash site
A picture taken on December 7, 2016 shows part of a national monument in memory of the victims of the downing of flight MH17 to be set up in Vijfhuize...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:36 PM
Rival of Libya unity government says to rebuild Tripoli airport
Khalifa al-Ghweil, the leader of the self-proclaimed "Government of National Salvation", which refuses to recognise Libya's unity admin...
WORLD - Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:33 PM
Israel warns Hezbollah after threats to hit reactor
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasralla, who is seen speaking through a video link during a ceremony to honer fallen Hezbollah leaders, in Teir Debba ...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:26 PM
U.S. ambassador at U.N. says Trump supports two-state solution
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:25 PM
Trump says U.S. media reports making it hard to strike deal with Russia
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:24 PM
US ready to work with Russia 'if it benefits Americans'
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:22 PM
Key powers push Syria truce as regime, rebels make no progress
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:21 PM
Baghdad car bomb claimed by Islamic State kills 55
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:13 PM
No. 2 seed Cuevas loses in Buenos Aires 2nd round
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:07 PM
Suicide attack on Pakistani shrine kills 72, claimed by Islamic State
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:03 PM
Trump's ambassador pick is well-known figure in West Bank
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:55 PM
France says U.S. position on Middle East peace 'confused and worrying'
German Foreign Minister Gabriel welcomes French Foreign Minister Ayrault prior to the G-20 Foreign Ministers meeting in Bonn
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:41 PM
TransCanada files Keystone XL route application in Nebraska
A TransCanada Keystone Pipeline pump station operates outside Steele City, Nebraska
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:38 PM
Trump's pick for Israel envoy goes on damage control
David Friedman, nominated to be U.S. Ambassador to Israel, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at his confirmation heari...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:34 PM
NATO to boost naval presence in Black Sea
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, second right, speaks with Georgia's Defense Minister Levan Izoria, left, during a meeting of the NATO-Ge...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:32 PM
Rift with Trump: UN and Arab heads endorse 2-state solution
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives the thumbs-up as he is escorted to his car by President Donald Trump as he leaves the West Wing of the...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:24 PM
Senate advances nomination of Trump pick Pruitt to head EPA
FILE PHOTO -- Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washing...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:24 PM
Nearly 800 former EPA officials oppose Trump pick for agency
File photo of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifying on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washin...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:18 PM
Ex-banker and leftist Correa ally vie in Ecuador election
Lenin Moreno, presidential candidate from the ruling PAIS Alliance party, gives a speech during a campaign rally in Quito
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:18 PM
US, Asian allies condemn NKorea after diplomats meet
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, left, and Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se, right, talk before a meeting at the World Conference Center...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:16 PM
AP Interview: Dutch lawmaker insists on 'de-Islamization'
Firebrand anti-islam lawmaker Geert Wilders answers questions during an interview in The Hague, Netherlands, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. Now, as a March ...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:15 PM
Tillerson denies suggesting he wants to scrap Iran nuclear deal
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listens during an opening session meeting of G-20 foreign ministers at the World Conference Center
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:09 PM
With 'one state' reference, Trump stumbles into a Middle East minefield
U.S. President Trump reaches to greet Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu after joint news conference at the White House in Washington
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:06 PM
Austria sues over 'fraudulent' Eurofighter deal
The Eurofighter Typhoon is a major prestige product for the European defence industry
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:59 PM
US pledges nuclear defence for Japan, S.Korea after N.Korea missile launch
Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida (L), US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (C) and South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-Se (R) take their...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:53 PM
Merkel says didn't know Germany spied on allies
Chancellor Angela Merkel, pictured on February 16, 2017, waits in Berlin for a closed-door hearing by a parliamentary enquiry looking into the surveil...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:51 PM
U.S., South Korea, Japan condemn North Korean missile firing in joint statement
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se talk before a meeting at the World Conference Center