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 2018-06-22 04:00 

China.org.cn

Swedish squad hit by stomach bug ahead of Germany clash...

Sweden's preparations for their World Cup clash against Germany have been hampered by a stomach bug that has prevented three players from travelling to Sochi, where Saturday's game will be played....

 2018-06-22 03:50 

Washington Post

AP Explains: Reunions between Korean families divided by war...

North and South Korean officials met Friday to map out details for what would be a highly emotional reunion of families separated since the 1950-53 Korean War. A look at key issues:...

 2018-06-22 03:50 

Deutsche Welle

EU's retaliatory tariffs on US products come into effect...

The EU has officially imposed tariffs on US jeans, motorbikes, bourbon and other items in response to a similar move from the US. The measures have some experts worried the world could be heading towards a trade war....

 2018-06-22 03:48 

AP

AP Explains: Reunions between Korean families divided by war...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korean officials met Friday to map out details for what would be a highly emotional reunion of families separated since the 1950-53 Korean War. A look at k......

 2018-06-22 03:37 

Deutsche Welle

Horst Seehofer warns Angela Merkel against dismissing him amid migration spat...

Horst Seehofer has warned Angela Merkel against firing him as Germany's interior minister. If she's unhappy with his work, Seehofer said Merkel should dissolve her governing grand coalition....

 2018-06-22 03:36 

Sydney Morning Herald

Gallery: The best photos from around the world...

The best photos from the international wire agencies as chosen by our picture editors...

 2018-06-22 03:34 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Akon to build 'real Wakanda' in Africa...

The artist announced a cryptocurrency and city named after him....

 2018-06-22 03:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

EU slaps retaliatory tariffs on US goods...

The US attacked first, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminium from around the globe and threatening to hit tens of billions of dollars on Chinese products....

 2018-06-22 03:27 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Senior LNP members suspended for calling MP 'belligerent liability'...

The Queensland LNP has suspended the membership of three senior branch members who lambasted the federal member for Bowman, Andrew Laming, in an email to members....

 2018-06-22 03:25 

News24

SEE: Inside the world's largest cannabis farm...

Canadian MPs have legalised marijuana for recreational use. The BBC visited a huge cannabis farm in British Columbia, which the operators say is the world's largest....

 2018-06-22 03:18 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Trump's on Time again — but he may not be so keen on this one...

Time's latest cover draws on the immigration crisis on the US-Mexico border and features the President looking down over the crying two-year-old Honduran who was captured in a photo with her mother that went viral earlier this week....

 2018-06-22 03:07 

NBC News

Trump lawyer Michael Cohen mugs with Trump critic Tom Arnold...

Trump-hating comedian Tom Arnold tweeted a photo of himself with Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, and Cohen retweeted it....

 2018-06-22 03:04 

The Times of India

Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket...

The first lady wore a green, hooded military jacket from the fast-fashion brand Zara that read "I really don't care, do u?" both as she departed and returned to Washington. The words were printed in white, in graffiti-style, on the jacket'...

 2018-06-22 02:49 

Sydney Morning Herald

Ten things to do in Washington...

This is by no means an exhaustive list (I would need about three months to see everything properly), but an idea of some of the big and not-so-big things to do....

 2018-06-22 02:49 

Washington Post

Vietnam arrests 4 more oil execs in corruption crackdown...

Vietnamese police have arrested four more former senior oil executives for allegedly abusing their power to appropriate property as the communist authorities step up their toughest crackdown on corruption in years....

 2018-06-22 02:45 

Reuters Africa

Father says little Honduran girl on Time cover was not taken from mother...

The Honduran toddler pictured sobbing in a pink jacket before U.S. President Donald Trump on an upcoming cover of Time magazine was not separated from her mother at the U.S. border, according to a man who says he is the girl's father....

 2018-06-22 02:44 

Sydney Morning Herald

Ten tips for travelling in New York from someone who didn't like it...

'OMG you are going to love New York'. If I had a dollar for every time someone said that to me I would have paid for my trip. But I have a confession - I disliked New York....

 2018-06-22 02:40 

Fox News

[ World ]

2 Koreas meet to arrange reunions of war-split families...

North and South Korean officials met Friday for talks on resuming reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as the rivals boost reconciliation amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis....

 2018-06-22 02:36 

Sydney Morning Herald

Thailand preparing total ban on import of electronic waste...

Thai authorities say they may use special powers given to the military government to impose a total ban on the import of such potentially toxic materials....

 2018-06-22 02:35 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

U.S. Senators Move Again To Block F-35 Sales To Turkey Over Russia Deal...

U.S. senators have moved for a second time to block delivery of F-35 stealth fighter jets to Turkey unless it abandons an arms deal with Russia, even as the plane's manufacturer announced the roll-out of the first aircraft purchased by Ankara....

 2018-06-22 02:30 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Moldovan Court Upholds Voiding Of Chisinau Mayoral Election Amid Protests...

A Moldovan appeals court has upheld a lower court ruling invalidating the results of Chisinau's mayoral election, citing violations by both candidates of the country's campaign law....

 2018-06-22 02:29 

Reuters Africa

North and South Korea discuss reunion meetings for divided families...

Delegations from North and South Korea met on Friday for talks to arrange the first reunions in about three years for families separated by the Korean War, with the Red Cross paving the way....

 2018-06-22 02:22 

i24 News

'I really don't care': Melania Trump jacket stuns on migrant visit...

A tone-deaf sartorial decision -- or a hidden message from the first lady?...

 2018-06-22 02:19 

Sydney Morning Herald

Trump administration tightens rules for federal scientists talking to reporters...

A new directive from the Trump administration instructs scientists with the US Geological Survey to get approval before interviews with reporters....

 2018-06-22 02:12 

Washington Post

2 Koreas meet to arrange reunions of war-split families...

North and South Korean officials are meeting to arrange the first reunions in three years between families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War....

 2018-06-22 02:01 

AP

2 Koreas meet to arrange reunions of war-split families...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korean officials are meeting for the first time in three years to arrange reunions between families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War....

 2018-06-22 01:24 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

UN chief: Highest number of conflicts globally in 30 years...

The U.N. secretary-general says the number of countries involved in "violent conflicts" is the highest in 30 years, while the number of people killed in conflicts has risen tenfold since 2005....

 2018-06-22 01:23 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Police arrest 15 refugees after four killed in fight during World Cup game...

A fight erupted in a refugee camp in Uganda during a World Cup soccer match and four people were killed, police said...

 2018-06-22 01:12 

Deutsche Welle

Could Turkey's opposition reset ties with the EU?...

Turkey's main opposition party is giving President Recep Tayyip Erdogan his biggest challenge in years. Can they win the election — and win back Brussels? Teri Schultz visits the CHP's EU headquarters....

 2018-06-22 01:03 

Washington Post

Stray bullets kill 2 14-year-olds as Rio violence rises...

Two 14-year-olds were killed by stray bullets in Rio de Janeiro as violence and police efforts to contain it increase in the Brazilian city....

 2018-06-22 00:51 

Sydney Morning Herald

Skripal nerve attack 'taught jihadists power of poison plots'...

The poisoning of a retired Russian agent acted as "big neon advertisement" to jihadists for the power of chemical attacks, an al-Qaeda informant said....

 2018-06-22 00:50 

CBC

Charles Krauthammer, McGill-educated U.S. conservative columnist, dead at 68...

Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and pundit who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement as he evolved from "Great Society" Democrat to Iraq War cheerleader to denouncer of Donald Trump, died ...

 2018-06-22 00:45 

Washington Post

Suu Kyi says outside hate narratives driving Myanmar tension...

A social media account run by the office of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi quotes her as saying that "hate narratives from outside the country" have fueled tensions between Muslim Rohingya and Buddhist Rakhine communities in the country's wes...

 2018-06-22 00:45 

Reuters Africa

Yemen's Houthis indicate willingness to hand over port to U.N. - sources...

Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis have indicated they would be willing to hand over management of Hodeidah port to the United Nations, a potential breakthrough in a conflict that has caused the world's worst humanitarian crisis, sources familiar with t...

 2018-06-22 00:42 

AP

Suu Kyi says outside hate narratives driving Myanmar tension...

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A social media account run by the office of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi quotes her as saying that "hate narratives from outside the country" have fueled tensions between ......

 2018-06-22 00:38 

Deutsche Welle

Italy to seize German NGO rescue ship carrying 226 migrants...

Italy is impounding a Dutch-flagged migrant rescue ship after the Netherlands denied to take responsibility for the vessel. It is operated by German NGO Mission Lifeline....

 2018-06-22 00:33 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Rugby league women break through Origin glass ceiling...

Women's teams representing Queensland and New South Wales first played each other back in 1999, but when they meet again in Sydney, it will finally be under the State of Origin banner....

 2018-06-22 00:33 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Taliban kill 16 Afghan soldiers, kidnap engineers...

Taliban militants killed at least 16 Afghan police and two civilians in western Badghis province after their three-day ceasefire for the Eid al-Fitr...

 2018-06-22 00:31 

Euronews

Kate Spade's 'heartbroken' father dies one day before her funeral...

The fashion designer's father, Earl F. Brosnahan Jr., died Wednesday at age 89....

 2018-06-22 00:28 

Washington Post

US diplomat thinks Trump's UK itinerary includes the queen...

An official at the U.S. Embassy in London says he thinks President Donald Trump will meet Queen Elizabeth II during his visit to Britain next month....

 2018-06-22 00:26 

Washington Post

The chaotic effort to reunite immigrant parents with their separated kids...

Attorneys launch a frantic effort but find few of the children their parents are seeking...

 2018-06-22 00:24 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: UN relocates aid in Yemen, fearing access...

A senior Houthi-linked health official says the Saudi-led coalition has bombed a bus carrying civilians, killing six people on the outskirts of the Yemeni city of Hodeida....

 2018-06-22 00:24 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

NATO's chief appeals for unity amid trans-Atlantic row...

NATO's chief is urging the 29 member countries to set aside a festering trans-Atlantic row over trade, climate and the Iran nuclear deal, amid concern the tensions will undermine the military alliance....

 2018-06-22 00:24 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Saudi entertainment chief sacked after conservative backlash...

Saudi King Salman has sacked the head of the country's entertainment authority after religiously-conservative citizens took to social media to denounce a Russian circus show that showed female performers in tightly-fitted attire....

 2018-06-22 00:24 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

North Korea's Kim meets with Chinese President Xi in Beijing...

Chinese state media say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will make a two-day state visit starting Tuesday....

 2018-06-22 00:24 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Fire-hit Glasgow art school landmark may be partially saved...

The head of Glasgow City Council says the remains of the city's fire-ravaged art school appear to be structurally solid and it's hoped the facade of the world-renowned building can be saved....

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