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Ukraine convicts Frenchman for plotting Euro 2016 attacksA Ukrainian court has convicted a Frenchman on charges of preparing a terror attack during the 2016 European Championship and buying illegal weapons
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
Map Syria shows the latest areas of control by Pro-Assad, Kurdish, Islamic State and Free Syrian Army forces.; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm;
Syrian government declares capital fully under its controlSyria's military captures an enclave in southern Damascus from Islamic State militants following a monthlong battle, bringing the entire capital and its far-flung suburbs under full government control for the first time since the civil war began in 2011
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Mayumi Taniguchi, an Osaka International University professor on gender and human rights issues, talks about the results of her recent survey on sexual harassment among women working in the Japanese media during her speech at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Japan in Tokyo, Monday, May 21, 2018. A survey of women working for Japanese newspapers and TV networks has found 156 cases of alleged sexual misconduct reported by 35 women, about one-third of which involved lawmakers, government officials and law enforcers. Taniguchi, a gender studies expert, said Monday the survey was prompted by a recent widely publicized case of alleged sexual mistreatment of a journalist by a senior finance ministry official. (AP Photo/Mari Yamaguchi)
Survey: Japanese female journalists report sexual misconductA survey of women working for Japanese newspapers and TV networks has found 150 cases of alleged sexual misconduct reported by 35 women
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
Two police officers make their way down the Long Walk in Windsor, England as the clean-up continues after the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Sunday May 20, 2018. (Andrew Matthews/PA via AP)
Report: Markle nephew warned over knife at London nightclubBritain's Sun newspaper says Meghan Markle's nephew has been given a warning by police after trying to take a knife into a London nightclub, hours after the royal wedding
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
FILE - In this Thursday, April 5, 2012 file photo, Labour's Ken Livingstone arrives on Regent Street for a visit to Hamleys toy shop in London. Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone has resigned from Britain's Labour Party, which had suspended him over allegations of anti-Semitism. Livingstone said on Monday, May 21, 2018 that he was quitting because the issue had become a "distraction." (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, file)
Ex-London mayor quits UK's Labour amid anti-Semitism scandalFormer London Mayor Ken Livingstone has resigned from Britain's Labour Party, which had suspended him over allegations of anti-Semitism
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at the Heritage Foundation, a conservative public policy think tank, in Washington, Monday, May 21, 2018. Pompeo issued a steep list of demands Monday that he said should be included in a nuclear treaty with Iran to replace the Obama-era deal, threatening "the strongest sanctions in history" if Iran doesn't change course.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
The Latest: Iran says 'sham' US policy to reap 'ill rewards'Iran's foreign minister has taken to Twitter to criticize a speech by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that took a hard line on the Islamic Republic
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Serbia on EU course despite calls for Russia shift, PM saysSerbia's prime minister says the Balkan country's strategic goal is to join the European Union despite calls by the defense minister for a shift in course
The Associated Press1 hour ago
File - In this Jan. 14, 2018, file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during a meeting with the Palestinian Central Council in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Saeb Erekat, a top aide said Monday, May 21, 2018, that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is alert and making a swift recovery after being hospitalized with a fever over the weekend and should be released within days. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed, File)
Aide: Palestinian leader making swift recovery in hospitalA top aide says Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is alert and making a swift recovery after being hospitalized with a fever over the weekend and should be released within days
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Five-Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio talks on the phone as he leaves the lower house of parliament, at the end of his meeting with League leader Matteo Salvini, in Rome, Thursday, May 17, 2018.  Italy's two populist leaders are brushing off fears in Brussels and the markets over the outlines of their possible government, and are insisting they are close to a deal designed to help ordinary Italians. (Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP)
Italy edges toward 1st populist govt, law prof as premierItaly edged toward its first populist government Monday as the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League indicated a 54-year-old law professor with no political experience as their candidate for premier
The Associated Press1 hour ago
US Gives Iran New List of DemandsNow that the US has withdrawn from the 2015 nuclear accord with Iran, what would it take to strike a new deal? A lot, as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo revealed Monday in a speech outlining US demands, reports the Wall Street Journal , the AP , CNN , and Al Jazeera . Pompeo...
Newser1 hour ago
In this photo taken Monday, May 14, 2018, members of a Red Cross team don protective clothing before heading out to look for suspected victims of Ebola, in Mbandaka, Congo. Congo's Ebola outbreak has spread to Mbandaka, a crossroads city of more than 1 million people, in a troubling turn that marks one of the few times the vast, impoverished country has encountered the lethal virus in an urban area. (Karsten Voigt/International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies via AP)
Nurse dead in Congo as Ebola vaccination campaign startsCongo's health minister says a nurse has died from Ebola in Bikoro, the town in the country's northwest where the outbreak began, as the country begins a vaccination campaign
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A Burundian policeman casts his vote in the constitutional referendum in Buye, north of Ngozi, in northern Burundi Thursday, May 17, 2018. The country is voting in a referendum proposing constitutional changes that could extend President Pierre Nkurunziza's rule until 2034. (AP Photo/Berthier Mugiraneza)
Burundi votes to allow president to extend time in powerBurundians vote in favor of amending the constitution, opening the door for the president to possibly rule until 2034
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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