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 2017-11-17 14:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Greek island calls strike against EU refugee policy... +

Authorities on Greece's island of Lesbos have called a strike and are urging residents to take part in anti-government protests to press for a change a European Union policy of containment of refugees and migrants on Greek islands....

 2017-11-17 14:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Iraqi forces retake the country's last IS-held town... +

Iraq's Defense Ministry says Iraqi forces have pushed into the last Islamic State group-held town in the country....

 2017-11-17 14:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Fired Zimbabwe VP won't return until Mugabe out... +

The Latest: Zimbabwe's Mugabe makes first public appearance since under military house arrest....

 2017-11-17 14:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Germany to press Kuwait after Israeli barred from flight... +

Germany's foreign ministry says it will press Kuwait about a law that prevented its national airline from transporting an Israeli citizen on a flight originating in Frankfurt....

 2017-11-17 14:52 

Deutsche Welle

Indira Gandhi - India's democrat with an authoritarian bent... +

November 19, 2017, marks the 100th birth anniversary of ex-Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, whose consequential tenure at the helm means her legacy continues to shadow many current political debates in the country....

 2017-11-17 14:51 

AP

Letters and milk jug: Warsaw Ghetto archive goes on display... +

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Letters and other witness accounts of Jews in the Warsaw ghetto — the records of a community destroyed in the Holocaust — have gone on display for the first time....

 2017-11-17 14:51 

Deutsche Welle

COP23: Should climate summits always happen in Bonn?... +

In the conclusion of our COP Secret series, we ask delegates whether this year's co-hosting between Germany and Fiji has worked, or if it has amounted to mere tokenization. Could this set-up be replicated in the future?...

 2017-11-17 14:49 

Euronews

Helicopter and light aircraft in mid-air collision over England... +

A helicopter and a light aircraft have been involved in a mid-air collision in England, investigators say.The Air Accidents Investigation Branch...

 2017-11-17 14:48 

Washington Post

UN panel agrees to move ahead with debate on 'killer robots'... +

A U.N. panel is moving ahead with efforts to define and possibly set limits on weapons that can kill without human involvement, but not as quickly as some human rights groups and other opponents think is necessary to keep up with technological advances....

 2017-11-17 14:47 

Washington Post

UK air safety authorities investigate mid-air collision... +

Air safety authorities in Britain say a helicopter and an aircraft have been involved in a midair collision northwest of London....

 2017-11-17 14:44 

Fox News

[ World ]

UK air safety authorities investigate mid-air collision... +

Air safety authorities in Britain say a helicopter and an aircraft have been involved in a midair collision northwest of London....

 2017-11-17 14:44 

AP

The Latest: Catalan extradition case pushed to next month... +

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Catalonia (all times local):3:35 p.m.The lawyer for ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont says that the court hearing for his client and ......

 2017-11-17 14:40 

Fox News

[ World ]

Zimbabwe crisis: Who are the key players?... +

Earlier this week, military officials in Zimbabwe took control of the countrys capital. Here's what you need to know about the key players....

 2017-11-17 14:37 

Fox News

[ World ]

Billionaire Norwegian given $30,400 drunken driving fine... +

A 22-year-old Norwegian student has been handed a $30,400 fine for drunken driving but can still count herself lucky....

 2017-11-17 14:36 

Washington Post

The Latest: Lebanon's Hariri shrugs off detention 'rumors'... +

The Latest on developments surrounding Lebanons crisis with Saudi Arabia in the wake of Prime Minister Saad Hariris resignation times local):...

 2017-11-17 14:35 

NBC News

[ Health ]

How to deal with work stress, according to bartenders... +
 2017-11-17 14:34 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: Lebanon's Hariri shrugs off detention 'rumors'... +

The Latest on developments surrounding Lebanon's crisis with Saudi Arabia in the wake of Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation times local): 4:30 p.m. Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri has dismissed reports about his alleged detention in...

 2017-11-17 14:28 

Washington Post

Syria: Damascus suburbs violence kills at least 5 children... +

Syrian activists say at least five children have been killed in a Damascus suburb during government shelling while state media reports that three civilians have been killed by rebel mortars....

 2017-11-17 14:28 

Washington Post

Greek island calls strike against EU refugee policy... +

Authorities on the Greek island of Lesbos have called a strike and are urging residents to take part in anti-government protests to press for a change a European Union policy of containment of refugees and migrants on Greeces islands....

 2017-11-17 14:26 

Washington Post

Nicknames, family: 5 Things To Know about the Sicilian Mafia... +

The death Friday of Salvatore Toto Riina, the long-time boss of bosses of the Sicilian Mafia, puts the spotlight back on Cosa Nostra, which waged a bloody campaign in the 1980s and 1990s of bullets and bombs to counter Italys crackdown on the Mafia....

 2017-11-17 14:25 

Euronews

Greece: flash flooding overturns cars... +

At least 15 people were killed in the Athens area after flash flooding overturned cars and blocked roads on Wednesday (November 15), local media sources...

 2017-11-17 14:25 

AP

Greek island calls strike against EU refugee policy... +

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Authorities on the Greek island of Lesbos have called a strike and are urging residents to take part in anti-government protests to press for a change a European Union policy ......

 2017-11-17 14:25 

Fox News

[ World ]

Greek island calls strike against EU refugee policy... +

Authorities on the Greek island of Lesbos have called a strike and are urging residents to take part in anti-government protests to press for a change a European Union policy of containment of refugees and migrants on Greece's islands....

 2017-11-17 14:25 

Fox News

[ World ]

Syria: Damascus suburbs violence kills at least 5 children... +

Syrian activists say at least five children have been killed in a Damascus suburb during government shelling while state media reports that three civilians have been killed by rebel mortars....

 2017-11-17 14:23 

Fox News

[ World ]

Nicknames, family: 5 Things To Know about the Sicilian Mafia... +

The death Friday of Salvatore Toto Riina, the long-time boss of bosses of the Sicilian Mafia, puts the spotlight back on Cosa Nostra, which waged a bloody campaign in the 1980s and 1990s of bullets and bombs to counter Italy's crackdown on the Mafia....

 2017-11-17 14:21 

CBC

Nearly 1 million Yemenis without access to clean water, aid group claims... +

Three cities in Yemen have run out of clean water because a blockade by a Saudi-led coalition has cut imports of fuel needed for pumping and sanitation, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Friday. ...

 2017-11-17 14:20 

AP

The Latest: Fired Zimbabwe VP won't return until Mugabe out... +

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local):4:20 p.m.High-level supporters of the Zimbabwe vice president whose firing led the military to step in say r......

 2017-11-17 14:19 

Euronews

At least three killed as Kenyan police disperse opposition supporters... +

At least three people were killed on Friday as Kenyan police tried to disperse supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga.Police fired tear gas...

 2017-11-17 14:19 

Sky News

Argentinian sub with 44 crew missing at sea... +

An Argentinian military submarine with 44 crew members on board has gone missing at sea....

 2017-11-17 14:16 

USA Today

Iraqi forces liberate last ISIS-held town in the country: authorities... +

Last month, U.S.-backed Syrian forces retook the city of Raqqa - ISIS de-facto capital....

 2017-11-17 14:16 

Fox News

[ World ]

Kosovo opposition supporters jailed for 2016 grenade attack... +

A Kosovo opposition lawmaker and three other supporters have been convicted of terror charges and sentenced to prison over a rocket-propelled grenade attack on parliament....

 2017-11-17 14:14 

Euronews

View: Independence Day in Poland was no 'beautiful sight'... +

The Polish government has embarked on a dangerous route and the point of no return is quickly coming into sight, writes Amnesty International's Barbora ernukov...

 2017-11-17 14:13 

Euronews

Drone footage shows devastation of floods in Greece... +

The floods have taken the lives of at least 16 people and left scores homeless...

 2017-11-17 14:12 

Euronews

Euro zone still needs cheap credit: Draghi... +

The euro zone remains hooked on cheap credit and the plug wont be pulled anytime soon.That was the message of European Central Bank President Mario...

 2017-11-17 14:12 

Euronews

Nissan admits decades of quality control neglect... +

Franco-Japanese Nissan Motor Co Ltd has blamed a lack of trained staff for improper final inspections at its car plants in Japan. The faulty checks...

 2017-11-17 14:09 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iran Says Britain To Transfer $527 Million Debt Payment To Tehran Soon... +

Iran's envoy to Britain said on November 17 that Britain plans to transfer more than 400 million pounds ($527 million) soon to settle a debt from the 1970s....

 2017-11-17 14:08 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iran Accuses France Of Stoking Mideast Crises; Hariri Heads To Paris... +

Iran has criticized French policy in the Middle East, saying it is stoking regional crises because Paris is "biased and partisan."...

 2017-11-17 14:06 

The Times of India

Iraq forces retake last IS-held town in country... +

The Iraqi army retook the last town in the country still held by the Islamic State group on Friday as the jihadists' self-proclaimed "caliphate" faced collapse on both sides of the border with Syria....

 2017-11-17 14:04 

Deutsche Welle

Brexit negotiations: 'Clock ticking' in trade talks countdown, EU leaders warn... +

Negotiators have given Britain until the end of the month to make headway on a divorce settlement that includes a hefty bill, citizens' rights and the Irish border. Leaders in Europe are increasingly losing patience....

 2017-11-17 14:04 

Deutsche Welle

UN: End child labor by 2025... +

The international community has pledged to accelerate efforts to eradicate child labor by 2025 at a major UN conference in Buenos Aires. Around 10 percent of children have to work and the problem could get even worse....

 2017-11-17 14:02 

AP

Germany to press Kuwait after Israeli barred from flight... +

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's foreign ministry says it will press Kuwait about a law that prevented its national airline from transporting an Israeli citizen on a flight originating in Frankfurt....

 2017-11-17 14:02 

Fox News

[ World ]

Germany to press Kuwait after Israeli barred from flight... +

Germany's foreign ministry says it will press Kuwait about a law that prevented its national airline from transporting an Israeli citizen on a flight originating in Frankfurt....

 2017-11-17 13:58 

News24

News24.com | May hopes EU will respond 'positively' to Brexit offer... +

British Prime Minister Theresa May has said she hoped the EU would respond "positively" to her proposals for Brexit, as the bloc's leaders warned time was running out to move to trade talks in December....

 2017-11-17 13:57 

Washington Post

Notorious Mafia 'boss of bosses' Toto Riina dead at 87... +

He was one of Sicilys most notorious Mafia bosses, ruthlessly directing the mobs criminal empire during 23 years in hiding....

 2017-11-17 13:56 

Deutsche Welle

US State Department: 'We're looking at Africa in 2050'... +

We need to create jobs, help facilitate trade and address the challenges of the Africa of the future, says Donald Yamamoto, who is in charge of African affairs at the US State Department....

 2017-11-17 13:55 

AP

NATO apologizes to Turkey over reports Erdogan shown as foe... +

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — NATO's secretary-general apologized to Turkey on Friday over military exercises in Norway during which Turkey's founding leader, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, and current president, ......

 2017-11-17 13:53 

Euronews

Missing explorer Benedict Allen is "safe and well"... +

The British explorer may have contracted malaria during his trip...

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