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 2017-11-17 23:39 

AP

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

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments surrounding Lebanon's crisis with Saudi Arabia in the wake of Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation (all times local):1:30 a.m.Saudi Arabia has asked......

 2017-11-17 23:39 

Deutsche Welle

US Navy draws giant penis in the sky... +

Residents were variously shocked and entertained to see a navy aircraft drawing a gigantic cloud member. The navy has since apologized for the stunt....

 2017-11-17 23:34 

Washington Post

Russia again vetoes a UN resolution to extend the mandate of experts investigating chemical weapons in Syria... +

Russia again vetoes a UN resolution to extend the mandate of experts investigating chemical weapons in Syria....

 2017-11-17 23:30 

AP

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

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri said early Saturday that he was heading to the airport in Saudi Arabia, where he is expected to leave for France, two weeks after declaring his re......

 2017-11-17 23:09 

Deutsche Welle

Berlin and beyond: Sticks and the city... +

Berlin might be seen as a place for the young, but it is also a place of the old(er). Tamsin Walker has been exploring what it might feel like to gently age in the German capital....

 2017-11-17 22:58 

AP

The Latest: Lebanon PM says he is heading to Saudi airport... +

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments surrounding Lebanon's crisis with Saudi Arabia in the wake of Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation (all times local):1 a.m.Lebanon's Prime Minister ......

 2017-11-17 22:53 

NBC News

Kushner failed to disclose outreach from Putin ally to Trump campaign... +
 2017-11-17 22:49 

AP

Sicilian town had long, bloody past before "Godfather" fame... +

CORLEONE, Sicily (AP) — Corleone is a Sicilian medieval hill town whose bloody past began generations before "The Godfather" novels and films borrowed its name for a fictional Mafia don....

 2017-11-17 22:48 

Deutsche Welle

Opinion: Shambolic Borussia Dortmund in need of soul-searching... +

The combination of poor performance and defeat leaves Borussia Dortmund in serious trouble. With the club's most important game of the year approaching, the clock is ticking for Peter Bosz....

 2017-11-17 22:40 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Climate talks wrap up with progress on Paris rulebook... +

Global talks on curbing climate change are wrapping up Friday, with progress on several key details of the 2015 Paris accord....

 2017-11-17 22:38 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Yemen cities run out of clean water as Saudi-led blockade continues... +

Three cities in Yemen run out of clean water because a blockade by the Saudi-led coalition has cut all imports of fuel needed for pumping and sanitation, the Red Cross says....

 2017-11-17 22:37 

Al Jazeera

Kenya: Five killed as Odinga return marred by violence... +

Rights groups denounces the usage of live ammunition against opposition supporters, but police deny firing live bullets....

 2017-11-17 22:35 

Washington Post

U.N. pleads for end of Yemen blockade or 'untold thousands' will die... +

Yemen has 7 million people on the brink of famine, but without the reopening of all ports, that number could grow by 3.2 million, U.N. officials say....

 2017-11-17 22:22 

Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's Opposition CNRP May Appeal Dissolution Case to International Criminal Court... +

An exiled deputy president says the party has no faith in Cambodia's 'damaged' judiciary....

 2017-11-17 22:18 

NBC News

Roy Moore says signature is a forgery, experts say more evidence is needed either way... +
 2017-11-17 21:58 

Euronews

Mixed verdict on COP23 climate summit... +

The COP 23 summit has wound up in Germany, with plenty of talk about saving the planet but was anybody listening?For critics a sense...

 2017-11-17 21:56 

NBC News

[ Health ]

Death of bisexual rapper Lil Peep a reminder of mental health disparities... +
 2017-11-17 21:55 

CNN

[ Health ]

Video game emphasizes to not touch black women's hair... +

A black female artist was tired of people touching her hair, so she created a video game to emphasize the message that it's not OK to touch black women's hair....

 2017-11-17 21:55 

Washington Post

Morgue in southern Mexico gets complaints about stench... +

A morgue in the violence-wracked Mexican city of Chilpancingo has so many bodies that neighbors are complaining about the overpowering smell of rotting corpses....

 2017-11-17 21:52 

Fox News

[ World ]

Morgue in southern Mexico gets complaints about stench... +

A morgue in the violence-wracked Mexican city of Chilpancingo has so many bodies that neighbors are complaining about the overpowering smell of rotting corpses....

 2017-11-17 21:52 

CNN

[ Health ]

Cops ready to revive drug dogs from opioid ODs... +

In Colorado, police are taking new precautions to protect their drug-sniffing dogs from opioid exposure -- they're ready to use the opioid antidote Narcan to save them....

 2017-11-17 21:50 

Radio Free Asia

Health Officials in China's Hunan 'Kept Quiet' Over Tuberculosis Outbreak... +

The government only releases details of the outbreak after it occurs, prompting criticisms over its lack of transparency....

 2017-11-17 21:49 

NBC News

[ Health ]

7 steps for getting through a panic attack... +
 2017-11-17 21:45 

Fox News

[ World ]

US launches Libya drone strike as Africa operations appear to ramp up... +

The U.S. military has launched airstrikes this month in Yemen, Somalia, Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and Friday, for the first time since September, in Libya....

 2017-11-17 21:43 

Deutsche Welle

Farewell to the last female president in the Americas... +

America where are your female politicians? The region seems set to return to macho culture after upcoming elections in Chile. As an era will end when President Michele Bachelet steps down in early 2018....

 2017-11-17 21:40 

Radio Free Asia

Myanmar Cardinal Calls Criticism of Aung San Suu Kyi 'Unfair' Ahead of Pope's Visit... +

The Nobel laureate has no power over Myanmar's military and must work carefully behind the scenes, Cardinal Charles Bo says....

 2017-11-17 21:38 

AP

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

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local):11:40 p.m.Zimbabwe's state-run Herald newspaper says all 10 of the ruling party's provincial branches are ca......

 2017-11-17 21:35 

Euronews

Huge fire at senior residents' community in Pennsylvania... +

The blaze forced dozens of senior residents, some of them in wheelchairs, to evacuate their homes during the middle of the night.Images from a helicopter...

 2017-11-17 21:34 

Sky News

Varadkar throws a spanner in Brexit works... +

Friday was supposed to be about money, money, money. And not just because the Prime Minister, Theresa May, has come to Sweden, the birthplace of ABBA....

 2017-11-17 21:33 

Deutsche Welle

Bundesliga Matchday 12 Roundup... +

Borussia Dortmund crash to defeat again, this time at Stuttgart. On Saturday, Bayern Munich face a Bavarian rivalry, while Leverkusen host RB Leipzig. Read up on all the key news from Matchday 12 right here....

 2017-11-17 21:32 

Deutsche Welle

Ohio politician criticized for Facebook post 'trivializing' sexual assault... +

An Ohio Supreme Court judge has been slammed for detailing his sexual past on social media. William O'Neill said he was trying to de-legitimize the "media frenzy" around sexual assault....

 2017-11-17 21:14 

Al Jazeera

Macron to receive Hariri 'with prime minister honours'... +

French president expected to welcome Lebanese leader and his family in Paris on Saturday....

 2017-11-17 21:13 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Mafia boss of bosses dead... +

Salvatore ...

 2017-11-17 21:13 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Sausage roll Jesus creates stir... +

A British bakery chain has apologised after creating a Nativity scene in which the baby Jesus, surrounded by three wise men, was replaced by a sausage roll....

 2017-11-17 21:13 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Zimbabwe's ruling party calls for Robert Mugabe to quit: reports... +

ZANU-PF party leaders demand the 93-year-old President's resignation, the main state newspaper The Herald reports, in the latest sign that the aging leader's authority has collapsed after an army takeover....

 2017-11-17 21:13 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Japan to water down smoking ban... +

Japan's health ministry is likely to drastically water down a proposal restricting smoking in restaurants, media said on Friday, a move that risks Tokyo becoming one of the unhealthiest hosts of the Olympic Games in years....

 2017-11-17 21:13 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Mugabe appears at varsity event... +

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe appeared in public on Friday for the first time since the army took charge, as the ruling party made plans to force him to step down after more than three decades in power....

 2017-11-17 21:13 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Korea rules out talks... +

North Korea on Friday ruled out negotiations with Washington as long as joint US-South Korea military exercises continue, and said that Pyongyang's atomic weapons programme would remain as a deterrent against a US nuclear threat....

 2017-11-17 21:13 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Iraq seizes last town under IS control... +

Iraqi forces on Friday captured the border town of Rawa, the last remaining town under IS control, signalling the collapse of the group's self-proclaimed caliphate....

 2017-11-17 21:06 

USA Today

North Korea won't strike U.S. first despite inflammatory threats, experts say... +

President Trump has also issued warning to North Korea's leadership....

 2017-11-17 21:06 

Washington Post

Rising alarm in Britain over Russian meddling in Brexit vote... +

The evidence that the Russians bombarded British targets through social media was splashed on nightly news and front pages....

 2017-11-17 21:06 

Washington Post

Two killed in Kenyan opposition rally... +

Kenyan police on Friday fired tear gas to disperse supporters cheering a convoy carrying opposition leader Raila Odinga from the airport to central Nairobi, a Reuters photographer said....

 2017-11-17 21:05 

Deutsche Welle

Can trophy hunting really help species survival?... +

When the US administration under Donald Trump announced plans this week to allow the import of elephant trophies, global outrage echoed loud. But are there arguments for controlled slaughter?...

 2017-11-17 21:03 

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 markings of the countrys Social Security Institute....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

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....

 2017-11-17 21:00 

Fox News

[ World ]

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 markings of the country's Social Security Institute....

 2017-11-17 20:59 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

U.S. Radio Station Registers As 'Foreign Agent' For Russian Sputnik Broadcasts... +

A Washington, D.C., area radio station that recently took over broadcasts of the Russian state-funded news outlet Sputnik has registered under the U.S. foreign-agent law, just days after the TV channel RT did....

 2017-11-17 20:57 

Fox News

[ World ]

Mexico enacts law targeting disappearances... +

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto has signed a new law aimed at addressing the country's staggering number of unsolved disappearances....

 2017-11-17 20:57 

Euronews

Argentina's navy search for missing submarine with 44 crew on board... +

Argentina's navy has launched a huge search-and-rescue operation for a military submarine with 44 crew on board that has been missing for more than two days...

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