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 2018-07-15 15:05 

Deutsche Welle

Turkey's Erdogan flexes new powers with decrees on second anniversary of coup...

New constituional powers have consolidated the authority of the prime minister and president into one office. Erdogan has defended his new-found powers but critics say the country is lurching towards authoritarian rule....

 2018-07-15 15:02 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Russia on a high as World Cup wraps; Putin's problems remain...

The World Cup has bathed Russians and their country in a rosy light, but after the monthlong party ends and foreigners leave, President Vladimir Putin will be left with a pension crisis and unusually low ratings....

 2018-07-15 15:00 

Washington Post

Greenland village watches looming iceberg, weather forecast...

Low-lying areas of a village in northwestern Greenland remain evacuated as villagers and local authorities monitor a vast iceberg for signs it could move closer or break apart, threatening the remote settlement....

 2018-07-15 15:00 

News24

Grief shaped design of Charleston church shooting memorial...

The historic South Carolina church where nine African-American worshippers were slain is unveiling the design for a memorial to the victims....

 2018-07-15 14:59 

Al Jazeera

Suicide bomb blast near Afghan ministry kills civilians...

At least seven people were killed in an explosion outside the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development building....

 2018-07-15 14:58 

Washington Post

Russia on a high as World Cup wraps; Putin's problems remain...

Despite a national wave of elation from the World Cup that bathed Russia in a rosy light, President Vladimir Putin will face some challenges in extending the post-soccer glow at home and abroad....

 2018-07-15 14:57 

Al Jazeera

Brexit: UK PM May says Trump told her to sue the EU...

US president told May to sue the EU instead of negotiating as she pushes to unite her party behind Brexit blueprint....

 2018-07-15 14:49 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Trump sets expectations low for Helsinki summit with Putin...

Ahead of his Helsinki meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin, US President Donald Trump says he is "not going in with high expectations", as Democrats push for Russian election meddling to take priority in talks....

 2018-07-15 14:44 

DEBKAfile

IDF deploys Iron Domes in Greater Tel Aviv, more batteries in South...

The IDF spokesman reports that Iron Dome batteries have been deployed in the Dan region of Greater Tel Aviv and The post IDF deploys Iron Domes in Greater Tel Aviv, more batteries in South appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-07-15 14:41 

Washington Post

7 killed, 15 wounded in suicide attack in Afghanistan...

An Afghan official says that 7 people have been killed and 15 others wounded when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-laden vest in the country's capital....

 2018-07-15 14:38 

AP

7 killed, 15 wounded in suicide attack in Afghanistan...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says that 7 people have been killed and 15 others wounded when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-laden vest in the country's capital....

 2018-07-15 14:37 

Breitbart Jerusalem

.Israel Prepares for War on Two Fronts, Gaza and Syria...

Contents: Egypt mediates Israel-Gaza ceasefire in biggest escalation since 2014 war; Israel also prepares for war on Syria border with Iran and Hezbollah | National Security...

 2018-07-15 14:36 

Al Jazeera

Reuters journalists investigating Rohingya deaths to face trial...

The charges and trial of the journalists are seen as a test for press freedom in Myanmar....

 2018-07-15 14:30 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Parents Battle Officials As Siberian Kids With Cystic Fibrosis Face Infection Outbreak...

More than 20 children with cystic fibrosis in Siberia's Kemerovo region have come down with a potentially deadly infection. Parents say local officials are preventing them from getting the antibiotics they need and are not doing enough to prevent the ...

 2018-07-15 14:27 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Protests in southern Iraq to demand better services, jobs...

Activist: Thousands protest in Iraq's southern oil-rich Basa against dilapidated public services, lack of jobs....

 2018-07-15 14:26 

News24

Seven dead in suicide attack at Afghan ministry...

A suicide attacker blew himself up in front of a government ministry in Kabul as workers were leaving their offices, killing at least seven people and wounding more than 15....

 2018-07-15 14:26 

DEBKAfile

Israel's security cabinet instructs the IDF to hit back for Gaza terror...

In special session devoted to the Gaza crisis, Israel's security cabinet Sunday instructed the IDF to continuing striking back for The post Israel's security cabinet instructs the IDF to hit back for Gaza terror appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-07-15 14:26 

dpa

Macron to receive French team as Paris goes crazy for World Cup...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-07-15 14:22 

AP

Protests in southern Iraq to demand better services, jobs...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqis demanding better public services and jobs took to the streets for the sixth day on Sunday in the southern oil-rich province of Basra, as authorities put security forces on hig......

 2018-07-15 14:22 

News24

May says Trump told her to 'sue the EU'...

US President Donald Trump told British Prime Minister Theresa May she should sue the European Union rather than negotiate with them, she has revealed....

 2018-07-15 14:17 

Euronews

Trump's "low expectations" for Putin summit...

Trump's "low expectations" for Putin summit...

 2018-07-15 14:10 

Sky News

Djokovic defeats Anderson to win Wimbledon...

Novak Djokovic has won his fourth Wimbledon title, defeating Kevin Anderson in straight sets....

 2018-07-15 14:09 

Washington Post

Suicide bomber in Kabul kills at least five people near American University...

The attack, outside a government ministry building where 17 people were killed last month, ended a period of relative peace in Afghanistan's capital....

 2018-07-15 14:03 

Deutsche Welle

Germany to take 50 migrants from Frontex ships caught in Italy-Malta row...

The Berlin government has agreed to process asylum applications from 50 of the 450 migrants aboard two EU vessels. Italy is testing a renewed promise by EU leaders to share the migrant burden across Europe....

 2018-07-15 14:03 

Euronews

World Cup: Euphoria is in the air for French and Croatian fans...

French and Croatian fans can't contain themselves anymore. Both sides have started celebrating ahead of the start of the game....

 2018-07-15 14:03 

Fox News

[ World ]

Cease-fire appears to hold after barrage of Israel-Hamas airstrikes...

A cease-fire that ended a 24-hour round of fighting between Israel and Hamas appeared to be in effect despite warnings from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of incendiary kites and balloons from Gaza....

 2018-07-15 14:02 

NBC News

Colombia's coffee is in danger. These scientists are fighting to save it....

Cenicafe, dubbed the NASA of coffee, is leading the fight against fungi and pests threatening the crops of the 500,000 family-run farms in Colombia....

 2018-07-15 14:02 

Euronews

Coffee's survival is in danger. These scientists are fighting to save it....

Cenicafe, dubbed the NASA of coffee, is leading the fight against fungi and pests threatening the crops of the 500,000 family-run farms in Colombia....

 2018-07-15 13:57 

Breitbart London

May Says Trump Told Her to SUE Brussels, Prez Says It's Not Too Late to Get 'Brutal' with EU...

Theresa May has revealed Donald Trump's...

 2018-07-15 13:56 

dpa

Ronaldo fever grips Turin as Juve fans await glimpse of new signing...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-07-15 13:48 

CBS News

[ World ]

A Taste of Summer: Shanghai's soup dumplings...

A must-try food on any tour of Shanghai is the city's heralded...

 2018-07-15 13:48 

Euronews

Russia hands over World Cup mantle to Qatar...

Russia hands over World Cup mantle to Qatar....

 2018-07-15 13:47 

Euronews

Fireworks at Eiffel Tower celebrate Bastille Day...

France capped its Bastille Day celebrations on Saturday (July 14) with a firework display over the Eiffel Tower, a day before French soccer team face Croatia for the World Cup final....

 2018-07-15 13:45 

Al Jazeera

How Fela Kuti came to be celebrated by those he sang against...

The Nigerian icon was harassed, censored and imprisoned for singing truth to power. Today power celebrates him....

 2018-07-15 13:45 

Fox News

[ World ]

Thailand boys freed from cave mourn, honor diver who died in rescue mission...

The twelve boys who were rescued from a Thailand cave paid tribute to the Navy SEAL who died during rescue mission that attracted international attention....

 2018-07-15 13:38 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Live: France and Croatia face off for football's ultimate prize...

It's the biggest day in football, with France and Croatia only one win away from lifting the trophy. Follow all the action from the 2018 World Cup final in Moscow in our live blog....

 2018-07-15 13:36 

Reuters Africa

Botswana may put elephants in cross-hairs as it moves to lift hunting ban...

Botswana, home to the world's largest elephant population, may lift a ban on hunting for sport in the face of what the government says is growing conflict between humans and wildlife, a move sure to provoke protest from animal welfare groups....

 2018-07-15 13:36 

Sky News

What to expect from the Trump-Putin summit...

Stories drop so thick and fast with Donald Trump it's vital you stand back and take stock....

 2018-07-15 13:34 

Washington Post

Nigeria's ruling party wins race for governor in south state...

Nigeria's ruling party, the All Progressives Congress, has narrowly won the race for governor of Ekiti state in the country's south, electoral officials announced Sunday....

 2018-07-15 13:34 

Euronews

Germany's Degenkolb takes Tour stage nine...

John Degenkolb won a dramatic stage 9 of the Tour de France, outsprinting yellow jersey holder Greg Van Avermaet late on....

 2018-07-15 13:33 

Washington Post

Turkey marks 2nd anniversary of thwarting violent coup...

With prayers and other events, Turkey on Sunday commemorated the second anniversary of thwarting a coup against the Turkish president and the government that left nearly 290 people dead and hundreds wounded....

 2018-07-15 13:31 

Reuters Africa

Nigeria's ruling party wins Ekiti state vote...

Nigeria's ruling party won a state governorship election this weekend after unseating the opposition incumbent, officials said, giving President Muhammadu Buhari a boost ahead of national polls next year....

 2018-07-15 13:30 

AP

Turkey marks 2nd anniversary of thwarting violent coup...

ISTANBUL (AP) — With prayers and other events, Turkey on Sunday commemorated the second anniversary of thwarting a coup against the Turkish president and the government that left nearly 290 people ......

 2018-07-15 13:29 

Reuters Africa

Congo's Kabila appoints army chief under U.S., EU sanctions for alleged violence...

Congo's President Joseph Kabila has appointed a new army chief who is under international sanctions for the violent repression of dissent, raising fears of an imminent crackdown....

 2018-07-15 13:22 

Deutsche Welle

Theresa May says Donald Trump advised her to 'sue the EU' over Brexit...

The US President had said earlier this week that May did not pay heed to his "brutal" advice on Brexit negotiations. May's revelations follow a damning critique of her exit plans by Trump....

 2018-07-15 13:22 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Food sent to migrants off Sicily as Italy awaits EU offers...

Food was being sent to ships with more than 400 migrants aboard off Sicily as Italy waited for more nations to take the asylum-seekers....

 2018-07-15 13:22 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Paul says no point confronting Putin on meddling...

President Donald Trump's ambassador to Moscow says he hopes Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin have "a detailed conversation about where we might be able to find some overlapping and shared interests."....

 2018-07-15 13:21 

CBS News

[ World ]

The art of globe making...

In the era of Google Maps, a North London shop preserves an elegant anachronism, producing artisan globes by hand...

 2018-07-15 13:20 

AP

The Latest: Envoy hopes Trump, Putin have in-depth dialogue...

TURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):2:20 p.m.President Donald Trump's ambassador to Moscow says he hopes Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin have "a ......

 2018-07-15 13:16 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iran's Leader Calls For Support For Rohani In Face Of Fresh US Sanctions...

Iran's supreme leader has called on state bodies to support the government of President Hassan Rohani in fighting looming U.S. economic sanctions, saying America's "conspiracy" could be defeated, Iranian media have reported....

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