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 2017-09-24 22:30 

USA Today

Mexico City volunteers use social media to direct quake relief... +

Volunteers create a database and organize over social media after deadly series of quakes....

 2017-09-24 22:17 

Reuters

[ World ]

Polish president unveils court reform in democratic litmus test... +

Polish President Andrzej Duda unveiled proposals on Monday for judiciary reform that is viewed by the European Union and critics of the government as a crucial gauge of Warsaw's adherence to rule-of-law standards....

 2017-09-24 22:17 

Reuters

[ World ]

All ears: Brussels awaits detail from Davis on May's Brexit plan... +

Three days after Theresa May sought to revive Brexit negotiations by hinting at concessions on the divorce terms and painting a glowing picture of future friendship, EU negotiators want to hear detail on Monday....

 2017-09-24 22:17 

Deutsche Welle

Russian general killed in IS shelling in Syria... +

A Russian general was fatally wounded while assisting Syrian troops in an operation to recapture the province of Deir el-Zour. Russian media blamed his death on mortar shelling by the "Islamic State" militant group....

 2017-09-24 22:15 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Why some Germans want to be ruled by 'Jamaica'... +

It seems likely the history books will record September 24, 2017, as the day the German "grand coalition" was put on ice for a bit, writes James Glenday....

 2017-09-24 22:09 

Reuters Africa

Trump weighs replacement to travel ban... +

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday was considering a replacement to his controversial executive order barring travel to the United States from several majority Muslim countries....

 2017-09-24 22:02 

Euronews

Explained: Kurdistans controversial independence referendum... +

All you need to know about Kurdistan's bid to split from Baghdad....

 2017-09-24 22:01 

Deutsche Welle

French Senate vote: Macron's En Marche! disappoints as conservatives retain majority... +

France's conservative Republicans have consolidated their majority and even won a few more seats in this year's Senate elections, according to preliminary results. Macron's En Marche! has reportedly only come in third....

 2017-09-24 21:59 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Puerto Ricans hunt for precious Wi-Fi and cell signals... +

Thousands of Puerto Ricans are spending long hours hunting resource nearly as precious as power and water in the wake of Hurricane Maria....

 2017-09-24 21:58 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

In Mexico City, hopes of finding quake survivors dwindle... +

Even as the search continues for survivors and the bodies of people who died in quake-collapsed buildings in Mexico City, thousands of people have been left homeless because their houses or apartment buildings are uninhabitable....

 2017-09-24 21:46 

Reuters

[ World ]

Iran says Guards attack Islamic State with drones in Eastern Syria... +

Iran's Revolutionary Guards on Sunday struck bases of the Islamic State in eastern Syria with drones, Iranian state television reported....

 2017-09-24 21:43 

USA Today

Germany's far-right AfD party gains seats in national parliament in major cultural shift... +

The Alternative for Germany party is first right-wing, nationalist party to win seats in a half-century....

 2017-09-24 21:36 

Euronews

"C'est la vie", humor a la francesa en San Sebastin... +

San Sebastin, en clave de comedia.El do de realizadores franceses, Olivier Nakache y ric Toledano, ha llevado la risa al festival de cine de la...

 2017-09-24 21:35 

Euronews

German SPD vows to rebuild after election slump... +

Germen SPD supporters look to the future and vow to rebuild while in opposition...

 2017-09-24 21:33 

Reuters Africa

Kushner used private email account for White House business - Politico... +

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and close adviser, Jared Kushner, has used a private email account alongside his official White House account to exchange messages with other administration officials, Politico reported on Sunday....

 2017-09-24 21:31 

Reuters Africa

Iran says Guards attack Islamic State with drones in Eastern Syria... +

Iran's Revolutionary Guards on Sunday struck bases of the Islamic State in eastern Syria with drones, Iranian state television reported....

 2017-09-24 21:31 

Deutsche Welle

How artists and cultural institutions reacted to the German election... +

Most of the country's artists and cultural institutions voiced their position on election day, inciting people to go out and vote. Surveys had already predicted the strong results obtained by the far-right AfD party....

 2017-09-24 21:30 

Fox News

[ World ]

Eurofighter pilot killed during air show crash in Italy... +

Italy's air force says a Eurofighter jet performing in an air show south of Rome has crashed in the sea, killing the pilot....

 2017-09-24 21:27 

Washington Post

Puerto Ricans hunt for precious Wi-Fi and cell signals... +

Margarita Aponte and her relatives cleared the road in front of her house with two oxen Sunday, then drove an hour from her devastated hometown in central Puerto Rico to the old telegraph building in the capital of San Juan....

 2017-09-24 21:21 

Al Jazeera

What rights do airline passengers have?... +

Europe's biggest budget airline cancels 2,000 flights, affecting hundreds of thousands of passengers....

 2017-09-24 21:21 

Washington Post

5 things to know about Germanys surging nationalist party... +

Alternative for Germany was founded four years ago at the height of the eurozone crisis, when opposition to a German bailout of other countries using the common currency was strong....

 2017-09-24 21:17 

Fox News

[ World ]

5 things to know about Germany's surging nationalist party... +

Alternative for Germany was founded four years ago at the height of the eurozone crisis, when opposition to a German bailout of other countries using the common currency was strong....

 2017-09-24 21:15 

Reuters

[ World ]

NFL-Trump feud on anthem protests takes over fields across U.S.... +

National Football League players sat out, knelt and linked arms during pre-game national anthems played across the country and in London on Sunday, after a weekend of tweets by President Donald Trump criticizing protesting players. Nathan Frandino......

 2017-09-24 21:14 

Deutsche Welle

Opinion: Germany wants to battle again... +

The current election result is a turning point for Germany. The far-right populist AfD has entered parliament for the first time and Chancellor Angela Merkel is taken a hit, says DW’s Ines Pohl....

 2017-09-24 21:00 

Reuters Africa

Berliners vote to keep Tegel airport open... +

Berlin residents voted on Sunday to keep open the German capital's Tegel airport even after a new international hub is completed, a preliminary result showed, creating a headache for the city's government, which had campaigned for its closure....

 2017-09-24 21:00 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: German election: Merkel vows to form stable govt... +

Angela Merkel, who is seeking a fourth term as chancellor in Germany, has voted at a polling station near her home in Berlin's Mitte neighborhood....

 2017-09-24 20:59 

NBC News

Flights Return as Puerto Rico Recovery Efforts Move Forward... +
 2017-09-24 20:56 

i24 News

US special envoy Greenblatt expected in Israel to advance peace talks... +

Greenblatt's visit comes as part of Trump administration's 'quiet, steady discussions towards peace'....

 2017-09-24 20:56 

Euronews

Iraq's Kurds vow to vote... +

Iraqs Kurds have vowed to hold an independence referendum on Monday (September 25) despite opposition from the government in Baghdad and warnings it could cause...

 2017-09-24 20:55 

Reuters

[ World ]

Trump aide Greenblatt returning to Israel for peace talks: official... +

President Donald Trump's Middle East peace negotiator, Jason Greenblatt, is returning to Israel to ...

 2017-09-24 20:55 

Reuters

[ World ]

Berliners vote to keep Tegel airport open... +

Berlin residents voted on Sunday to keep open the German capital's Tegel airport even after a new international hub is completed, a preliminary result showed, creating a headache for the city's government, which had campaigned for its closure....

 2017-09-24 20:55 

Euronews

Historic election for Germany's far-right AfD... +

Far-right AfD set to enter German parliament for first time....

 2017-09-24 20:44 

Reuters

[ World ]

Mexicans pray as hope fades for quake victims, toll hits 319... +

Mexicans packed churches on Sunday to pray for the victims of the country's deadliest quake in 32 years as rescue teams searched against the odds for any survivors trapped under rubble six days after the tremor shook Mexico City and nearby states....

 2017-09-24 20:44 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

In Mexico City, hopes of finding quake survivors dwindle... +

Five days after the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake, the hulking wreckage of what used to be a seven-story office building is one of the last hopes: one of just two sites left where searchers believe they may still find someone trapped alive in Mexico Cit...

 2017-09-24 20:43 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

Mass exodus of Rohingya slowing down but many still trying to flee Myanmar... +

The massive exodus of Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar to escape brutal persecution appears to have slowed down, but several recent refugees say tens of thousands more are huddled near beaches or in forests waiting to escape....

 2017-09-24 20:37 

Deutsche Welle

Far-right AfD enters German parliament: What it means for German politics... +

The far-right AfD will be the third-largest party in the Bundestag. This will have no immediate effect on policy per se, but will alter the political tone. In a nutshell: things are about to get a lot nastier....

 2017-09-24 20:36 

Washington Post

Woman dies in northern Greece after deep dive... +

Authorities in Greece say that a Bulgarian woman has been killed and her husband hospitalized after diving to a great depth off Greeces northern coast....

 2017-09-24 20:33 

Fox News

[ World ]

Woman dies in northern Greece after deep dive... +

Authorities in Greece say that a Bulgarian woman has been killed and her husband hospitalized after diving to a great depth off Greece's northern coast....

 2017-09-24 20:29 

USA Today

Analysis: Merkel the survivor extends her reign as Europe's longest serving leader... +

Germany's leader won a fourth term in Sunday's parliamentary elections....

 2017-09-24 20:28 

Al Jazeera

Rwandan police detain Paul Kagame critic Diane Rwigara... +

Member of political opposition, who tried to run in presidential poll, is accused of offences against state security....

 2017-09-24 20:27 

Euronews

Germany's SPD fall to new post-WWll low... +

As results go it couldnt really have been worse for Germanys Social Democrats. Although they came second, they only appear to have notched up around...

 2017-09-24 20:15 

Al Jazeera

German election: Anti-AfD protests erupt in Berlin... +

Demonstrators descend at a building in Berlin where the leaders of the far-right party are celebrating election results....

 2017-09-24 19:59 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Russia general killed in Syria fighting... +

Russia's Defense Ministry says a general has been killed in fighting in Syria....

 2017-09-24 19:59 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Merkel wins 4th term but nationalists surge in German vote... +

Chancellor Angela Merkel is widely expected to be handed a fourth term in office as Germans go to the polls in an election also likely to give the farthest right-wing party in 60 years, the anti-migrant Alternative for Germany, seats in parliament....

 2017-09-24 19:59 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Vatican denounces ousted auditor who says he was forced out... +

The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges....

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