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 2018-04-24 18:29 

Washington Post

Greece to investigate claims over UNICEF branch's finances...

A Greek prosecutor has ordered an investigation into allegations of financial mismanagement in the local branch of UNICEF....

 2018-04-24 18:27 

Reuters Africa

Chilean clerical sex abuse victim urges pope to fire "toxic" bishops...

A Chilean man who was sexually abused by a priest as a boy will urge Pope Francis to sack...

 2018-04-24 18:27 

AP

Greece to investigate claims over UNICEF branch's finances...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A Greek prosecutor has ordered an investigation into allegations of financial mismanagement in the local branch of UNICEF....

 2018-04-24 18:27 

Fox News

[ World ]

Greece to investigate claims over UNICEF branch's finances...

A Greek prosecutor has ordered an investigation into allegations of financial mismanagement in the local branch of UNICEF....

 2018-04-24 18:25 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Trump Praises 'Key Partnership' With France...

U.S. President Donald Trump has praised France's "key partnership" in what he called a "campaign of maximum pressure" on the North Korean regime aimed at ensuring peace in the surrounding region. Speaking to reporters following talks w...

 2018-04-24 18:21 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Trump warns: Iran will pay if it restarts nuclear program...

A sit-down between President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron followed by a joint news conference highlight the business portion of the French leader's second day in Washington....

 2018-04-24 18:20 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

UN prosecutor seeks life term for Karadzic at appeal hearing...

UN prosecution lawyer urges appeals judges to convict former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic on a second genocide count and increase his 40-year sentence for overseeing Serb atrocities during the Bosnian war to a life sentence....

 2018-04-24 18:18 

Washington Post

Italy's 5-Stars would put alliance with Dems to popular vote...

Italy's populist 5-Star Movement says it's open to finding agreement with the Democratic Party on forming a government, but that its members would have to vote on any such alliance....

 2018-04-24 18:14 

Washington Post

Macedonia: 8 million-year-old elephant-like remains found...

Paleontologists from Bulgaria and Macedonia are excavating the fossilized remains of a prehistoric elephant believed to pre-date the mammoth, after its bones were discovered accidentally by a man working in a field....

 2018-04-24 18:13 

Euronews

Reindeer herd in Sweden starts moving uphill for the summer...

It has been a long winter with a lot of snow. But at last temperatures are rising and reindeer herds are ready to move uphill,...

 2018-04-24 18:10 

Boston.com

World Toronto driver charged with 10 counts of 1st degree murder...

Alek Minassian showed little emotion as he made a brief appearance in a Toronto courtroom in a white jumpsuit and handcuffs....

 2018-04-24 18:09 

AP

Mysterious mummy found in Iran could be father of last shah...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Construction workers in Iran may have unearthed the mummified remains of Reza Shah Pahlavi, the father of the country's last monarch, nearly four decades after th......

 2018-04-24 18:04 

Fox News

[ World ]

Macedonia: 8 million-year-old elephant-like remains found...

Paleontologists from Bulgaria and Macedonia are excavating the fossilized remains of a prehistoric elephant believed to pre-date the mammoth, after its bones were discovered accidentally by a man working in a field....

 2018-04-24 18:01 

Washington Post

Victim of Toronto van incident was a professional, volunteer...

The first victim publicly identified after a van plowed down a Toronto sidewalk and killed 10 people worked at an investment management firm and enjoyed sports and volunteering....

 2018-04-24 18:00 

Euronews

Balkan Trafik: building bridges through music...

The Balkan Trafik festival has a new challenge: to bring together live artists from Serbia, Kosovo and Bosnia-Herzegovina together over four days. The rehearsals...

 2018-04-24 17:59 

Fox News

[ World ]

Victim of Toronto van incident was a professional, volunteer...

The first victim publicly identified after a van plowed down a Toronto sidewalk and killed 10 people worked at an investment management firm and enjoyed sports and volunteering....

 2018-04-24 17:58 

Fox News

[ World ]

Toronto van attack suspect praised 'incel rebellion' for sexually-frustrated men just before deadly rampage...

The Toronto van attack suspect was sexually frustrated and called for a rebellion by like-minded men just before he's accused of plowing a rental van into pedestrians, killing 10 people -- including at least one young woman....

 2018-04-24 17:57 

Reuters Africa

Syria is death trap for civilians, U.N. refugee chief warns...

Civilians can no longer flee fighting and bombing raids in Syria because borders are so tightly controlled and neighbouring countries are overwhelmed by refugees, creating some of the worst suffering in modern times, a top U.N. agency chief said....

 2018-04-24 17:55 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

'Cheap' And 'Tacky': Russian TV Uses 2016 Film Set Images In Report On 'Staged' Syria Gas Attack...

Russian state-run television used 18-month-old images from a film set in Syria to illustrate reports alleging that suspected chemical attacks are being staged in the war-torn country....

 2018-04-24 17:54 

Reuters Africa

Israel abandons plan to forcibly deport African migrants...

The Israeli government said on Tuesday it had abandoned a plan to forcibly deport African migrants who entered the country illegally after failing to find a willing country to take in the migrants....

 2018-04-24 17:49 

Sydney Morning Herald

Trump brushes dandruff off 'perfect' Macron before issuing Iran warning...

The two allies met in Washington to discuss the Iran nuclear accord, Syria, climate change... and dandruff....

 2018-04-24 17:46 

NBC News

[ Health ]

FDA cracks down in 'blitz' on e-cigarette, JUUL sales to kids...

The FDA has launched what it calls a "blitz" to stop convenience stores and other retailers from selling e-cigarettes, especially JUUL, to underaged kids....

 2018-04-24 17:46 

Sky News

WhatsApp to ban under 16s from using its service...

WhatsApp is raising the minimum age limit of its users to 16 across Europe....

 2018-04-24 17:44 

Radio Free Asia

Peking University Student Who Asked About 1998 Rape Case Sent Home...

The authorities warned Yue Xin she 'may not graduate successfully' and forced her to delete anything related to the two-decades-old case from her devices....

 2018-04-24 17:37 

CBC

Trump's nominee to head veterans' affairs department runs into trouble...

The nomination of presidential physician Ronny Jackson to head the U.S. Veterans Affairs Department has been put on hold while a Senate committee looks into "serious allegations."...

 2018-04-24 17:32 

Deutsche Welle

German 'IS' jihadi spared death sentence in Iraq...

A court in Iraq has turned a death penalty handed down to Lamia K. into a life sentence. The woman from the southern German town of Mannheim had been found guilty of terror offenses as a member of "Islamic State."...

 2018-04-24 17:29 

The Times of India

Trump says North Korea must 'get rid of their nukes'...

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on North Korea to abandon its nuclear program, when pressed about his definition of "denuclearization" ahead of an expected summit with the North's leader Kim Jong Un....

 2018-04-24 17:29 

Deutsche Welle

Trump and Macron highlight US-French alliance with public display of affection...

US President Donald Trump and French counterpart Emmanuel Macron addressed reporters after "a frank and productive private meeting." The alliance between their countries seems to have reached a new, personal level....

 2018-04-24 17:28 

Reuters Africa

Canadian lynched in Peru main suspect in killing of medicine woman - prosecutor...

Prosecutors in Peru have uncovered new evidence that implicates a Canadian man, who was lynched in the Amazon last week, in the slaying of a revered indigenous medicine woman, a spokesman for the attorney general's office said on Tuesday....

 2018-04-24 17:27 

Reuters

[ World ]

Express Scripts targets Amgen, Lilly migraine drugs in pricing shift...

The largest U.S. manager of prescription benefits is telling drugmakers that the current pricing model is broken, and taking aim at Amgen Inc , Eli Lilly and Co and other makers of new migraine medicines to try and fix it....

 2018-04-24 17:27 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Ibrahim Nasrallah wins Arabic book prize for dystopian novel...

Jordanian-Palestinian writer Ibrahim Nasrallah has won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction with a novel about humanity's capacity for savagery....

 2018-04-24 17:27 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Cambridge Analytica fights back on data scandal...

A Cambridge University professor at the heart of the Facebook privacy scandal says that the former CEO of data firm Cambridge Analytica lied to a British parliamentary committee investigating fake news....

 2018-04-24 17:27 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

UK judge holds new hearing over sick toddler Alfie Evans...

The father of a terminally ill British toddler says the child is surviving after being taken off life support, surprising doctors who had argued he should be allowed to die....

 2018-04-24 17:26 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Italian police seize weapons from Spain-bound rental car...

Police in northern Italy found a small arsenal of Kalashnikovs, pistols and ammunition hidden in the trunk of a rental car and arrested the Bosnian man who was driving it....

 2018-04-24 17:23 

AP

The Latest: Canada van suspect was briefly in armed forces...

TORONTO (AP) — The Latest on the incident in which a van plowed down a Toronto sidewalk, killing and injuring several people (all times local):1:20 p.m.A government spokeswoman says the man acc......

 2018-04-24 17:22 

Reuters Africa

Trump says wants U.S. to leave Syria soon...

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he wants to withdraw American troops from Syria...

 2018-04-24 17:20 

The Times of India

Trump flicks 'dandruff' off Macron's suit...
 2018-04-24 17:18 

Washington Post

Macron: France wants to work on 'new deal' on Iran...

French President Emmanuel Macron and President Trump spoke about the Iran nuclear deal at a joint news conference at the White House April 24....

 2018-04-24 17:18 

CBS News

[ World ]

Trump brushes off Macron's suit in Oval Office...
 2018-04-24 17:17 

News24

Syrian troops target ISIS tunnels, trenches in Damascus...

Syrian state TV is reporting that government forces have launched a new operation targeting underground tunnels used by the Islamic State group in the capital, Damascus....

 2018-04-24 17:15 

Radio Free Asia

Interview: 'It Takes Extraordinary Sensitivity, Nuance, And Care' to Advance Myanmar's Peace Process...

Derek Mitchell, former U.S. Ambassador to Myanmar, says the government could have handled some aspects of its initiative to end civil wars 'a little better.'...

 2018-04-24 17:12 

Radio Free Asia

Interview: 'It Takes Extraordinary Sensitivity, Nuance, And Care' to Move Myanmar's Peace Process Forward...

Derek Mitchell, former U.S. Ambassador to Myanmar, says the government could have handled some aspects of its initiative to end civil wars 'a little better.'...

 2018-04-24 17:12 

Euronews

Crosses ordered onto walls of all Bavarian government buildings...

A cross will be hanging in all Bavarian government authority buildings from June 1, following a decision by the state cabinet. The symbol is meant...

 2018-04-24 17:08 

Washington Post

Israel cancels expulsions of African migrants...

The Israeli government has acknowledged it cannot expel African migrants against their will and has canceled all pending deportation orders....

 2018-04-24 17:05 

Fox News

[ World ]

Israel cancels expulsions of African migrants...

The Israeli government has acknowledged it cannot expel African migrants against their will and has canceled all pending deportation orders....

 2018-04-24 17:05 

The Times of India

Britain's Charles voices 'great joy' at new royal baby...
 2018-04-24 17:03 

Euronews

Brief from Brussels: Should the EU do more for Syria?...

In this edition of the Brief from Brussels: The EU's foreign policy chief says the bloc will never be a 'military player' in Syria, as...

 2018-04-24 16:54 

Washington Post

Armenians await change of government after peaceful revolt...

A day after the prime minister was kicked out of power, many exult even as they mark the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman Turks....

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