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 2017-01-23 18:49 

CBS News

[ World ]

Why moving U.S. embassy in Israel would be a big deal... +

No other nation has embassy in Jerusalem, a city claimed by both Jews and Palestinians, and moving ours there would come with risks...

 2017-01-23 18:49 

Euronews

'It's not fair,' say EU farmers, in protest over milk powder prices... +

Dairy farmers have sprayed tractor-loads of milk powder onto a European Council building in Brussels to protest about low prices....

 2017-01-23 18:44 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Germany's AfD Plans to Discipline State Leader After Disputed Speech About Holocaust Memorial... +

The right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) will discipline one of its state leaders for criticizing Berlin's Holocaust Memorial but will not expel him over the episode, the party's co-leader said on Monday....

 2017-01-23 18:43 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Readers in India Reflect on Coping With Miserable 2016 Heat... +

In May, as the Earth was going through what ended up being its hottest year on record, the western and northern parts of India experienced a brutal heat wave....

 2017-01-23 18:43 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Accusations and Harsh Words Mar First Day of Syrian Peace Talks... +

The talks between rebels and the Syrian government, arranged by Turkey and Russia, were marked by tension and anger on both sides....

 2017-01-23 18:43 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Protests Over Bull Riding Turn Violent in India... +

The traditional sport of jallikattu was banned by the Supreme Court for animal cruelty, leading to protests over a loss of cultural identity....

 2017-01-23 18:32 

Reuters

[ World ]

Nigerian musician Femi Kuti urges stars, fans to focus on Boko Haram victims... +

By Kieran GuilbertMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Nigerian musician Femi Kuti on Monday urged his fellow celebrities and their fans...

 2017-01-23 18:27 

Euronews

19 buildings demolished in 10 seconds- China... +

Cameras capture the moment 19 blocks of flats were demolished in just 10 seconds...

 2017-01-23 18:26 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Nigerian Musician Femi Kuti Urges Stars, Fans to Focus on Boko Haram Victims... +

Nigerian musician Femi Kuti on Monday urged his fellow celebrities and their fans to take to social media and pressure the government to do more to help millions of people struggling to survive in Boko Haram-hit northeast Nigeria....

 2017-01-23 18:26 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Trump Revives Reagan-Era Ban on Use of Foreign Aid for Abortion Counseling... +

Critics say reinstatement of the ban symbolizes the new administrations defiance of the womens reproductive rights movement....

 2017-01-23 18:26 

Al Jazeera

Israel's Livni skips Belgium trip amid threat of arrest... +

Ex-foreign minister cancels Brussels visit after prosecutors said they would question her over war crimes allegations....

 2017-01-23 18:25 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

White House press secretary: Round 2 LIVE... +

Trump spokesman Sean Spicer meets the media again after a rough start Saturday...

 2017-01-23 18:24 

CBS News

[ World ]

Iraqi troops face major battle with ISIS in western Mosul... +

U.S.-backed Iraqi forces are making gains against ISIS in Mosul, which has been an ISIS stronghold since 2014. CBS News made it into recently-liberated eastern Mosul. Charlie D'Agata reports on the slow, dangerous work of clearing the city....

 2017-01-23 18:21 

Euronews

Donald Trump vows to ''massively'' cut regulations and taxes... +

Donald Trump has vowed to massively cut regulations and taxes on companies that keep jobs in the US....

 2017-01-23 18:18 

Al Jazeera

Reflections from the Women's March on Washington... +

After hundreds of thousands marched against Trump, many were asking; how do we continue this movement?...

 2017-01-23 18:18 

CBS News

[ World ]

Inside RT, Vladimir Putin's English-language mouthpiece... +

CBS News' Elizabeth Palmer sat down with the editor-in-chief of the Kremlin-funded news network...

 2017-01-23 18:17 

Radio Free Asia

China Shutters Websites, Social Media Account of Top Liberal Economist... +

Mao Yushi is a reform-minded economist who has long been critical of late supreme leader Mao Zedong and the political turmoil of the Cultural Revolution....

 2017-01-23 18:17 

NBC News

Environmental Activist Struck and Killed by SUV While Marching Barefoot Across America... +

Mark Baumer was hit by a SUV while walking on a Florida and pronounced dead on the scene....

 2017-01-23 18:13 

Deutsche Welle

Brexit: Pound recovering before Supreme Court ruling... +

On Tuesday, the British Supreme Court will decide whether Parliament should vote to commence divorce proceedings from the European Union. Investors are welcoming this because above all they need one thing: certainty....

 2017-01-23 18:11 

Reuters

[ World ]

Romanian president considers referendum over government's justice plan... +

Sorin Marinas...

 2017-01-23 18:11 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Syrian Kurdish YPG Says Not Bound by Astana Peace Talks Outcome... +

The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said on Monday it would not be bound by any decision that comes out of peace talks under way in Kazakhstan as it was not involved in the meetings. ...

 2017-01-23 18:11 

NBC News

Trump Reinstates Reagan-Era Anti-Abortion Policy... +

President Donald Trump reinstated Reagan's ...

 2017-01-23 18:10 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Some Mosul Residents Face New Fears After Islamic State Rule... +

Mohamed Mahmoud is relieved he no longer has to watch Islamic State militants hang corpses from electricity poles, now that Iraqi forces have cleared the group from his east Mosul district. But he still fears for his safety....

 2017-01-23 18:01 

Reuters

[ World ]

Mexico minister says immigration shared responsibility with U.S.... +

The flow of foreigners crossing Mexico to reach the United States makes immigration a shared responsibility between the two countries, Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said on Monday, days before he begins talks with U.S. President Donald Trumps aides....

 2017-01-23 18:01 

Reuters

[ World ]

Some Mosul residents face new fears after Islamic State rule... +

Mohamed Mahmoud is relieved he no longer has to watch Islamic State militants hang corpses from electricity poles, now that Iraqi forces have cleared the group from his east Mosul district. But he still fears for his safety....

 2017-01-23 18:01 

Reuters

[ World ]

Syrian Kurdish YPG says not bound by Astana peace talks outcome... +

The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said on Monday it would not be bound by any decision that comes out of peace talks under way in Kazakhstan as it was not involved in the meetings....

 2017-01-23 18:01 

Reuters

[ World ]

Putin allies propose easing penalty for domestic violence... +

President Vladimir Putin's allies have passed a preliminary draft bill in Russia's parliament that would ease some penalties for domestic violence, which supporters say would keep the state from meddling in the home but critics say would encourage...

 2017-01-23 17:57 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Putin Allies Propose Easing Penalty for Domestic Violence... +

President Vladimir Putin's allies have passed a preliminary draft bill in Russia's parliament that would ease some penalties for domestic violence, which supporters say would keep the state from meddling in the home but critics say would encourage...

 2017-01-23 17:56 

CBS News

[ Health ]

8 people infected in rare U.S. outbreak of rat virus... +

It's the first known outbreak of Seoul virus associated with pet rats in the United States, officials report...

 2017-01-23 17:55 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Mexico Minister Says Immigration Shared Responsibility With U.S.... +

The flow of foreigners crossing Mexico to reach the United States makes immigration a shared responsibility between the two countries, Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said on Monday, days before he begins talks with U.S. President Donald Trumps aides....

 2017-01-23 17:55 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Dior Designer Debuts Paris Couture as Dunst Talks Girl Power... +

A labyrinth and a scented secret garden led to Christian Dior's enchanted show in Paris' Musee Rodin Monday....

 2017-01-23 17:47 

Euronews

UK details industrial strategy to help post-Brexit economy... +

British Prime Minister Theresa May has unveiled a more interventionist industrial strategy to reinvigorate production and stimulate investment....

 2017-01-23 17:43 

Euronews

Frosty exchanges as Syria talks begin in Astana... +

Talks between Syrias warring parties got underway in Kazakhstan on Monday with a war of words....

 2017-01-23 17:42 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Puppy love: 3 dogs found alive give avalanche rescuers hope... +

Italian emergency crews pulled three wiggling, white sheepdog puppies out from under tons of snow and rubble at an avalanche-struck hotel on Monday _ a five-day survival ordeal that gave rescuers new hope of finding alive the 23 people still missing...

 2017-01-23 17:40 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Talks on Syria's civil war off to a rocky start... +

Talks between the Syrian government and representatives of rebel factions are off to a rocky start in Kazakhstan...

 2017-01-23 17:39 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Mexico Ex-Governor Denies Fake Medicine Claims... +

Mexico has become accustomed to accusations of wrongdoing by former state governors, but the most recent scandal has been especially shocking....

 2017-01-23 17:29 

Reuters

[ World ]

Trump and Sisi discussed fighting terrorism in phone call: statement... +

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi discussed fighting terrorism and extremism with U.S. President Donald Trump in a telephone call, and Trump applauded Egypt's efforts on those fronts, Sisi's office said on Monday....

 2017-01-23 17:26 

Deutsche Welle

President Trump declares US withdrawal from TPP trade pact... +

The new US president has signed an executive order to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership with 12 Asian countries, warning US businesses that they face penalties if they moved production outside the country....

 2017-01-23 17:24 

NY Times

[ World News ]

France's President in Colombia to Show Support for Peace... +

French President Francois Hollande is in Colombia's capital as part of a two-day tour and he's expressing his support for a peace deal to end the country's half-century conflict....

 2017-01-23 17:23 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Trump and Sisi Discussed Fighting Terrorism in Phone Call: Statement... +

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi discussed fighting terrorism and extremism with U.S. President Donald Trump in a telephone call, and Trump applauded Egypt's efforts on those fronts, Sisi's office said on Monday....

 2017-01-23 17:23 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Theresa May Knew of British Missile That Reportedly Misfired, Official Says... +

A government spokesman said the test had been successful despite reports that the unarmed weapon, designed to carry nuclear warheads, had veered off course....

 2017-01-23 17:22 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Finding Elvis -- Tracking Down A Bosnian Boy 25 Years After The War... +

There was an emotional reunion in Sarajevo when German Photographer Bjorn Steinz decided to track down Elvis -- whom he last saw as a 6-year-old boy during the 1990s Bosnian war. (Marija Arnautovic and Alen Fukelj, RFE/RL's Balkan Service)...

 2017-01-23 17:21 

Euronews

Europe's far-right sets out its vision in Koblenz... +

Europes political direction will tilt towards the extreme right this year if elections go as many expect in France, Germany and the Netherlands....

 2017-01-23 17:20 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: First day of Syria talks concludes... +

A Syrian opposition spokesman says the first day of talks has concluded, after rebel representatives met Russia's presidential envoy to the talks to discuss ways to reinforce a shaky cease-fire...

 2017-01-23 17:20 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Video shows Italian who was tortured to death in Egypt... +

Egyptian state television has aired footage of an Italian student taken weeks before he was abducted and tortured to death...

 2017-01-23 17:18 

Fox News

[ World ]

Sinn Fein chooses new leader O'Neill for Northern Ireland... +

Michelle O'Neill has been named as the new leader of the Sinn Fein party in Northern Ireland....

 2017-01-23 17:17 

Reuters

[ World ]

In Gambia, relief turns to anger at ex-leader's soft landing... +

Even before the cheers to celebrate the end of Yahya Jammeh's brutal 22-year rule of Gambia died down, there was fury that he was being allowed to flee into luxurious exile....

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