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 2017-10-21 15:41 

Reuters

[ World ]

Car bomb kills 15 Afghan cadets, trainers outside Kabul military school... +

A suicide attacker rammed a car full of explosives into a bus leaving Afghanistan's top military training center in Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 15 soldiers, including cadets and their trainers, officials said....

 2017-10-21 15:33 

AP

Spanish PM aims to take over Catalan govt; residents aghast... +

BARCELONA, Spain AP — The Spanish government announced an unprecedented plan Saturday to sack Catalonia's separatist leaders, install its own people in their place and call a new regional electio......

 2017-10-21 15:33 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

54 Egyptian police killed in ambush, say officials... +

Egyptian security officials say at least 55 policemen including 20 officers and 34 conscripts have been killed in a shootout during a raid on a militant hideout near Cairo....

 2017-10-21 15:33 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Tillerson's Mideast aim is a Saudi-Iraqi axis against Iran... +

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is trying to seal a new alliance between Saudi Arabia and Iraq that would shut the doors of the Arab world to neighboring Iran....

 2017-10-21 15:22 

USA Today

Wild boars terrorize German town, injure 4... +

Germany's wild boars can be dangerous when they enter urban areas....

 2017-10-21 15:20 

Washington Post

13 soldiers killed in latest attack on Nigers military... +

Authorities in Niger say unknown assailants have killed 13 soldiers in the West African country....

 2017-10-21 15:14 

USA Today

9.7-million-year-old teeth discovery in Germany could re-write human history... +

A team of archaeologists in southwestern Germany uncovered two teethwhere the Rhine River used to flow, in the town of Eppelsheim near Mainz....

 2017-10-21 15:14 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Malta offers $1.18 million to discover who killed reporter... +

Malta's government is offering a 1 million euro ($1.18 million) reward and full protection for information on who killed a reporter with a car bomb....

 2017-10-21 15:10 

Reuters

[ Lead Headline ]

Spain to sack Catalan government in bid to end secessionist crisis... +

The Spanish government will sack Catalonia's secessionist leadership and force the region into a new election, it decided on Saturday, unprecedented steps it said were needed to prevent the region breaking away....

 2017-10-21 15:07 

Washington Post

US: DNA test confirms top Filipino terror suspect is dead... +

The U.S. government says DNA tests have confirmed the killing of one of the FBIs most-wanted terror suspects who the Philippine military reported was killed by Filipino troops in a final battle to quell an Islamic State group-linked siege in southern Mara...

 2017-10-21 15:04 

Fox News

[ World ]

US: DNA test confirms top Filipino terror suspect is dead... +

The U.S. government says DNA tests have confirmed the killing of one of the FBI's most-wanted terror suspects who the Philippine military reported was killed by Filipino troops in a final battle to quell an Islamic State group-linked siege in southern...

 2017-10-21 15:00 

Washington Post

The Latest: US condemns Mugabe role as goodwill ambassador... +

The Latest on Zimbabwes leader as goodwill ambassador for the World Health Organization (all times local):...

 2017-10-21 14:56 

Washington Post

Malta offers $1.18 million to discover who killed reporter... +

Maltas government is offering a 1-million ($1.18 million) reward and full protection for anyone with information on who killed an investigative reporter with a car bomb....

 2017-10-21 14:52 

AP

Malta offers $1.18 million to discover who killed reporter... +

VALLETTA, Malta AP — Malta's government is offering a 1-million $1.18 million reward and full protection for anyone with information on who killed an investigative reporter with a car bomb....

 2017-10-21 14:51 

Reuters Africa

Motor racing-Gasly's U.S. Grand Prix absence proves in vain... +

Bad weather in Japan dashed French driver Pierre Gasly's hopes of winning the Japanese Super Formula title instead of competing at this weekend's U.S. Formula One Grand Prix....

 2017-10-21 14:45 

AP

Czech Republic sees shift to the right in parliamentary vote... +

PRAGUE AP — Partial results Saturday from the Czech Republic's parliamentary election showed the centrist ANO YES movement led by populist billionaire Andrej Babis heading toward a decisive vic......

 2017-10-21 14:43 

Washington Post

Tillersons Mideast aim is a Saudi-Iraqi axis against Iran... +

As U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits the Middle East this weekend, hell hope to achieve something that has eluded top American diplomats for a generation: sealing a new alliance between Saudi Arabia and Iraq that would shut the doors of the Ara...

 2017-10-21 14:40 

Fox News

[ World ]

Tillerson's Mideast aim is a Saudi-Iraqi axis against Iran... +

As U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits the Middle East this weekend, he'll hope to achieve something that has eluded top American diplomats for a generation: sealing a new alliance between Saudi Arabia and Iraq that would shut the doors of th...

 2017-10-21 14:40 

Reuters

[ World ]

Israel says it will intensify response to Syrian fire... +

Five projectiles from Syria set off air raid sirens in Israeli towns on Saturday, prompting the Israeli military to say it would step up its response to stray fire from the Syrian war that has repeatedly spilled over the border....

 2017-10-21 14:35 

CBS News

[ World ]

Spain takes dramatic step to assert control over Catalonia... +
 2017-10-21 14:31 

i24 News

World Health Organization adulation of Zimbabwe's Mugabe has temperatures rising... +

The appointment announced earlier this week in Uruguay has triggered confusion and anger by activists...

 2017-10-21 14:29 

Reuters

[ World ]

Gunmen kill 13 Niger gendarmes in attack near Mali border... +

Gunmen on pick-up trucks and motorcycles coming from Mali killed 13 gendarmes and wounded five more in an attack on their base in western Niger, security sources said on Saturday....

 2017-10-21 14:29 

Reuters

[ World ]

Tillerson lands in Riyadh at start of Gulf, South Asia tour... +

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Riyadh on Saturday at the start of a six-day trip which will also take him to Qatar, a fellow Gulf Arab state which is in a diplomatic dispute with Saudi Arabia....

 2017-10-21 14:24 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

Trump calls congresswoman 'wacky' in dispute over remarks to soldier's widow... +

Mourners were expected to pack a church Saturday to honour a U.S. soldier whose combat death in Africa is at the centre of a political fight between U.S. President Donald Trump and a Florida congresswoman....

 2017-10-21 14:23 

Washington Post

Belarusian opposition activists rally urging leader to go... +

Some 200 people have rallied in the Belarusian capital of Minsk, calling for the resignation of the president who has ruled the former Soviet republic since 1994....

 2017-10-21 14:23 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Syria troops capture central town recently taken by IS... +

Syrian state media says government forces and their allies have regained control of a central town that the Islamic State group captured late last month....

 2017-10-21 14:23 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Centrist Babis leads early results in Czech vote... +

Early results from the Czech Republic's parliamentary vote show the centrist ANO (YES) movement led by populist billionaire Andrej Babis in the lead....

 2017-10-21 14:20 

Fox News

[ World ]

Belarusian opposition activists rally urging leader to go... +

Some 200 people have rallied in the Belarusian capital of Minsk, calling for the resignation of the president who has ruled the former Soviet republic since 1994....

 2017-10-21 14:18 

Fox News

[ World ]

Shock as Zimbabwe's Mugabe named WHO 'goodwill ambassador'... +

Shock and condemnation continued Saturday after Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe was named a goodwill ambassador for the World Health Organization by the agency's first African leader....

 2017-10-21 14:17 

Reuters

[ World ]

Car bomb kills 15 Afghan army personnel in Kabul: defense ministry... +

A suicide attacker detonated a car full of explosives on Saturday outside Afghanistan's top military training center in Kabul, killing at least 15 soldiers, a military spokesman said....

 2017-10-21 14:16 

i24 News

'This is absolute barbarism': Kabulis come to grips with string of bombings... +

In recent weeks more than 400 civilians were given training and weapons to boost security at Shiite mosques...

 2017-10-21 14:15 

Deutsche Welle

'Czech Trump' scores major lead in national election... +

Andrej Babis' ANO party, funded by the billionaire's company, has come in a strong first place with about 31 percent of the vote. The projected future prime minister is currently awaiting trial over fraud charges....

 2017-10-21 14:12 

Reuters Africa

Barcelona to offer Messi lifetime deal... +

Barcelona will offer Lionel Messi a lifetime contract at the club, CEO Oscar Grau said on Saturday....

 2017-10-21 14:11 

Al Jazeera

Muhammad Yunus: Aung San Suu Kyi 100 percent to blame... +

Nobel Peace laureate Muhammad Yunus blames Aung San Suu Kyi for continued violence in Myanmar against the Rohingya....

 2017-10-21 14:10 

Fox News

[ World ]

Attack outside Afghan military academy kills 15... +

A Defense Ministry official says a suicide attack has killed 15 army officers west of Afghanistan's capital Kabul....

 2017-10-21 14:10 

Washington Post

Polish man confesses to deadly knife attack, prosecutor says... +

A prosecutor says a man who stabbed people at a shopping mall in Poland, killing one and injuring nine, has confessed and faces charges of homicide and attempted homicide....

 2017-10-21 14:10 

Fox News

[ World ]

Philippines leader Duterte says he is willing to shoot criminals himself... +

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said he would be willing to shoot criminals himself after sidelining the police 10 days ago in his controversial deadly war on drugs....

 2017-10-21 14:08 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Suicide Bombing Kills At Least 15 Afghan Cadets, Defense Ministry Says... +

Afghanistan's Defense Ministry says a suicide bomber killed at least 15 Afghan cadets as they were leaving a military training center in Kabul, late in the afternoon on October 21....

 2017-10-21 14:07 

Fox News

[ World ]

Polish man confesses to deadly knife attack, prosecutor says... +

A prosecutor says a man who stabbed people at a shopping mall in Poland, killing one and injuring nine, has confessed and faces charges of homicide and attempted homicide....

 2017-10-21 14:02 

Fox News

[ World ]

Gunmen launch attacks near Freeport Indonesia mine; 3 hurt... +

Police say unidentified gunmen have launched attacks near a U.S.-owned gold and copper mine in eastern Indonesia, wounding two policemen and a civilian....

 2017-10-21 14:01 

Euronews

View: EU must continue seeking to expand democracy beyond the nation-state... +

The preference of some countries to isolate themselves within their borders is self-defeating, but it would be a serious mistake for others to respond by imposing strict isolation, writes Javier Solana...

 2017-10-21 14:01 

Washington Post

Hundreds of Romanians rally in support of civil partnerships... +

Several hundred people have rallied to urge that civil partnerships be legally recognized in Romania so that unmarried cohabitants can enjoy expanded rights....

 2017-10-21 14:00 

Fox News

[ World ]

Knife-wielding man attacks at least 8 in Munich; suspect arrested... +

A man with a knife attacked eight people in Munich on Saturday and then fled, police said. A suspect was arrested a few hours later, and authorities were working to determine whether he was the assailant....

 2017-10-21 13:57 

Al Jazeera

Gunmen kill 12 Niger troops in attack near Mali border... +

Heavily armed assailants believed to have crossed over from Mali launch dawn attack on paramilitary police base....

 2017-10-21 13:57 

Fox News

[ World ]

Hundreds of Romanians rally in support of civil partnerships... +

Several hundred people have rallied to urge that civil partnerships be legally recognized in Romania so that unmarried cohabitants can enjoy expanded rights....

 2017-10-21 13:51 

Washington Post

The Latest: Centrist Babis leads early results in Czech vote... +

The Latest on the Czech Republics parliamentary vote (all times local):...

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