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26 teenage girls found dead at sea

November 7, 2017
ROME (CNN) Italian authorities have launched an investigation into the cause of death of 26 teenage girls whose bodies were recovered in the Mediterranean...

Trump calls Japan ‘crucial ally’ as he kicks off Asia trip

November 4, 2017
FUSSA, Japan (AP) President Donald Trump praised Japan as a "treasured partner" and "crucial ally" Sunday, as he kicked off a grueling and consequential first...

Cocaine found in fairy-tale books shipped from Uruguay

November 3, 2017
BERLIN (AP) German customs authorities say they found 400 grams of cocaine hidden in two fairy-tale books posted from Uruguay. The Frankfurt customs office said...

CIA release of bin Laden files renews interest in Iran links

November 2, 2017
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) The CIA's release of documents seized during the 2011 raid that killed al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden has again...

Report: TripAdvisor accused of removing claims of rape, assault

November 2, 2017
NEW YORK (CBS News) The investigation into an alleged rape of an American tourist at a Mexican resort in 2010 has uncovered shocking practices...

China may mandate prison for disrespecting national anthem

October 31, 2017
BEIJING (AP) China's legislature is considering a bill mandating prison sentences of up to three years for disrespecting the national anthem, amid rising nationalist...

13 dead, more than 16 wounded in Mogadishu hotel blast

October 28, 2017
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) A suicide car bomb exploded outside a popular hotel in Somalia's capital on Saturday, killing at least 13 people and wounding...

Companies in Ukraine, Russia come under new cyberattack

October 26, 2017
MOSCOW (AP) A new strain of malicious software has paralyzed computers at a Ukrainian airport, the Ukrainian capital's subway and at some independent Russian...
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The Latest: Inferno at firecracker factory kills 47

October 26, 2017
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) The Latest on an explosion and fire at a firecracker factory on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital Jakarta (all times...

US-allied force takes Syria’s largest oil field from IS

October 22, 2017
BEIRUT (AP) The U.S.-led coalition said allied fighters captured Syria's largest oil field from the Islamic State group on Sunday, marking a major advance...