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 2017-11-18 04:58 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

US civil rights icon Jesse Jackson says he is fighting Parkinson's... +

US civil rights icon Jesse Jackson reveals he has Parkinson's disease but vows to keep working, saying he would "rather wear out than rust out"....

 2017-11-18 04:28 

Washington Post

UN seeks to put human rights experts into new Sahel force... +

The United Nations is seeking to put human rights advisers and monitors into the 5,000-troop African force that is charged with fighting extremists in western Africas vast Sahel region....

 2017-11-18 04:25 

Fox News

[ World ]

UN seeks to put human rights experts into new Sahel force... +

The United Nations is seeking to put human rights advisers and monitors into the 5,000-troop African force that is charged with fighting extremists in western Africa's vast Sahel region....

 2017-11-18 03:42 

Deutsche Welle

US and Poland strike $10.5 billion missile defense deal... +

The US has approved the $10.5 billion sale of a Patriot anti-missile system to NATO ally Poland. Eastern European NATO states have been ramping up their military capabilities in the face perceived Russian aggression....

 2017-11-18 03:30 

Euronews

Lebanon's Hariri to meet Macron in Paris... +

Saturday's meeting will mark Hariri's first trip outside Saudi Arabia since resigning as Lebanese PM...

 2017-11-18 03:26 

Deutsche Welle

Russia vetoes last-ditch bid to save probe into gas attacks in Syria... +

Russia used its veto twice in 24 hours to deny a new mandate to the UN team looking into chemical weapon attacks in Syria. Moscow said it would not extend the mandate of the probe without fixing its "fundamental flaws."...

 2017-11-18 03:25 

The Times of India

China envoy in N Korea visit, Trump hails 'big move'... +

Diplomat Song Tao is visiting the North on behalf of President Xi Jinping to brief officials on the recent Chinese Communist Party congress and other "issues of mutual interest", foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said....

 2017-11-18 03:17 

Washington Post

Mexico: Cocaine found in apparent Social Security truck... +

Mexican authorities have seized more than 800 pounds (371 kilograms) of cocaine being transported toward the U.S. border inside a truck bearing the markings of the countrys Social Security Institute....

 2017-11-18 02:59 

Sky News

North Korean defector riddled with parasites... +

A North Korean soldier who defected to the South was infected with dozens of parasites, doctors have said....

 2017-11-18 02:57 

CBC

Trump delays policy allowing importation of elephant parts... +

U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday he's delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review ...

 2017-11-18 02:39 

Euronews

Zimbabwe: Anti-Mugabe protests as pressure piles on veteran leader... +

He insisted he was a free man in a recent TV interview in Saudi Arabia.And as if to prove it, Saad al-Hariri, who dramatically quit...

 2017-11-18 02:16 

CBS News

[ World ]

Russia halts further chemical weapons inspectors in Syria... +
 2017-11-18 02:10 

AP

Hospital says N. Korean soldier's condition stabilizing... +

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The condition of a North Korean soldier severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to South Korea is gradually improving after two surgeries but it's too early to tell whe......

 2017-11-18 02:03 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Pakistan Orders Islamist Protesters In Islamabad To Disband 10-Day Sit-In... +

Pakistani authorities on November 17 warned an estimated 5,000 Islamist protesters staging a sit-in near the capital Islamabad to disband within hours to avoid a crackdown, but protest leaders said they would not move....

 2017-11-18 01:59 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Armenian Parliament Extends Amnesty-For-Cash For Draft Dodgers... +

Armenian lawmakers on November 17 approved legislation to provide young men who have illegally evaded compulsory military service an opportunity for amnesty if they pay a hefty sum....

 2017-11-18 01:51 

Euronews

Argentina's navy searches for missing submarine... +

A massive search and rescue operation is still underway in Argentina for a missing military submarine. Radio contact with the San Juan and its 44...

 2017-11-18 01:39 

Washington Post

Mexico City exhibit brings 'Coco's' Day of the Dead to life... +

A new exhibition in Mexico City brought to life the music, colors and characters of the Disney-Pixar hit film ...

 2017-11-18 01:31 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Again, Riyadh asks citizens to leave Lebanon... +

French President Emmanuel Macron says that Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri will be received with all honors due his rank when he visits this weekend _ even though he announced his resignation _ and could stay in Paris for weeks should he choose....

 2017-11-18 01:26 

Washington Post

Hospital says N. Korean soldier's condition stabilizing... +

Hospital officials says the condition of a North Korean soldier severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to South Korea is gradually improving after two surgeries but its too early to tell whether he makes a recovery....

 2017-11-18 01:23 

Fox News

[ World ]

Hospital says N. Korean soldier's condition stabilizing... +

Hospital officials say the condition of a North Korean soldier severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to South Korea is gradually improving after two surgeries but it's too early to tell whether he makes a recovery....

 2017-11-18 01:20 

Washington Post

Mexico enacts law targeting disappearances... +

Mexicos President Enrique Pena Nieto has signed a new law aimed at addressing the countrys staggering number of unsolved disappearances....

 2017-11-18 01:20 

CBS News

[ World ]

Trump to delay decision on importing elephant trophies... +
 2017-11-18 01:18 

Fox News

[ World ]

US puts Palestinians on notice: DC office may be shuttered... +

The Trump administration put the Palestinians on notice Friday that it will shutter their office in Washington unless theyve entered serious peace talks with Israel, U.S. officials said, potentially giving President Donald Trump more leverage as he seeks ...

 2017-11-18 01:04 

Washington Post

Russia blocks bid to extend Syria chemical weapons inquiry... +

Russia vetoed a Japanese-drafted United Nations Security Council resolution on Nov. 17 aimed at extending by one month an international inquiry into who is to blame for chemical weapons attacks in Syria....

 2017-11-18 00:57 

Deutsche Welle

Lebanon's premier Saad Hariri tweets before leaving Saudi Arabia... +

Lebanon Prime Minister Saad Hariri said he was on his way out from Saudi Arabia, dismissing the rumors that he was kept in Riyadh against his will. He reportedly boarded a plane to France....

 2017-11-18 00:53 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Lebanon's PM Hariri leaves Saudi Arabia for France... +

Russia has spoken out against foreign interference in Lebanese affairs following the surprise resignation of the nation's prime minister....

 2017-11-18 00:46 

Fox News

[ World ]

Zimbabwe's ruling party calls for Mugabe to resign, report says... +

Leaders of Zimbabwes ruling party, Zanu-PF, called for the resignation of the countrys president, Robert Mugabe, and his wife, Grace Mugabe, on Friday following the militarys takeover of the government, the Zimbabwe Herald reported....

 2017-11-18 00:41 

Washington Post

Chile prepares to vote for new president... +

With campaigning wrapped up in Chile, the country's presidential candidates can only wait and hope as citizens head to the polls on Nov. 19....

 2017-11-18 00:40 

CBC

'Total victory is near': Iraqi forces recapture last ISIS-held town... +

Iraqi forces have captured the border town of Rawa, the last remaining town under Islamic State control, signalling the collapse of the group's self-proclaimed caliphate....

 2017-11-18 00:37 

Washington Post

Lebanon's PM Hariri leaves Saudi Arabia for France... +

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri left Saudi Arabia for France early Saturday, two weeks after declaring his resignation from the kingdom and sparking speculation that he was forced to do so....

 2017-11-18 00:37 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

US Navy apologises after jet draws giant penis over Washington... +

US Navy officials have been forced to say sorry for "sophomoric and immature antics" after one of their pilots drew a large penis in the sky over Washington state....

 2017-11-18 00:35 

AP

Lebanon's PM Hariri leaves Saudi Arabia for France... +

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri left Saudi Arabia for France early Saturday, two weeks after declaring his resignation from the kingdom and sparking speculation that he was force......

 2017-11-18 00:30 

CBC

Lebanon's outgoing PM Hariri heads for France, asserts his freedom... +

Lebanon's outgoing prime minister Saad al-Hariri says he is on his way to the airport, and then to France, to prove he is not being held captive in in Saudi Arabia....

 2017-11-18 00:29 

Washington Post

Strong earthquake jolts southwest China; no word on damage... +

A strong earthquake has shaken Chinas Tibet region but theres no immediate word on damage or casualties....

 2017-11-18 00:26 

Fox News

[ World ]

Strong earthquake jolts southwest China; no word on damage... +

A strong earthquake has shaken China's Tibet region but there's no immediate word on damage or casualties....

 2017-11-18 00:25 

NBC News

Russia again vetoes UN resolution on Syria chemical weapons inquiry... +
 2017-11-18 00:16 

Washington Post

Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria... +

Russia again vetoed a U.N. resolution Friday that would extend the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria, dooming its operation and making it exceedingly difficult to hold anyone accountab...

 2017-11-18 00:09 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Kozheurov Appointed Novaya Gazeta Editor In Chief For Second Time... +

Novaya Gazeta has announced the appointment of Sergei Kozheurov, the respected Russian newspaper's longtime general director, as its new editor in chief....

 2017-11-17 23:54 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Lebanon PM says he is leaving Saudi Arabia, heads to airport... +

Russia has spoken out against foreign interference in Lebanese affairs following the surprise resignation of the nation's prime minister....

 2017-11-17 23:54 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Zimbabwe ruling party pursues urgent meeting... +

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

 2017-11-17 23:54 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria... +

Russia has vetoed a U.N. resolution that would extend for 30 days the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria....

 2017-11-17 23:51 

Deutsche Welle

Trump's request for $44 billion in hurricane aid slammed as 'woefully inadequate"... +

The White House's latest request for additional hurricane aid relief has fallen far short of what was expected. If approved, total relief would fall at around $100 billion, with more funding requests expected to follow....

 2017-11-17 23:49 

Washington Post

Tillerson urges return to civilian rule in Zimbabwe... +

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged on Nov. 17 ...

 2017-11-17 23:49 

Washington Post

First French-born Panda takes his first steps... +

A video posted on Nov. 15 showed Mini Yuan Zi, the first panda ever to be born in France, moving forward a couple of steps at ZooParc in Beauval....

 2017-11-17 23:41 

AP

Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria... +

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia has vetoed a U.N. resolution that would extend for 30 days the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria....

 2017-11-17 23:41 

Deutsche Welle

Kenya: Several killed in violent clashes as opposition leader returns... +

Violent clashes in Nairobi have left at least five people dead when live ammunition was fired into crowds of opposition supporters. The protesters had rallied to welcome back opposition leader Raila Odinga....

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