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 2017-09-24 13:51 

Fox News

[ World ]

About two dozen players kneel for national anthem in London... +

About two dozen players, including Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs and Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette, took a knee during the playing of the national anthem before the start of the teams' game at Wembley Stadium on Sunda...

 2017-09-24 13:48 

Reuters Africa

U.S. allied Syrian groups form civilian council to run Deir al-Zor... +

U.S.-allied militias in northern Syria announced on Saturday the formation of a civilian council to govern the oil rich eastern province of Deir al Zor where they are racing with the Syrian army to capture territory held by Islamic State....

 2017-09-24 13:44 

Washington Post

Trump tweets threats against North Korea after U.N. speech... +

President Trump said North Koreas Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho and leader Kim Jong Un wont be around much longer if Ri were to echo the thoughts of Little Rocket Man, an apparent reference to Kim....

 2017-09-24 13:41 

Washington Post

Former Rwandan presidential candidate Rwigara is arrested... +

Rwandan police say they have arrested Diane Rwigara, a leading critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame and a womens rights activist, for alleged offenses against state security....

 2017-09-24 13:37 

Fox News

[ World ]

Former Rwandan presidential candidate Rwigara is arrested... +

Rwandan police say they have arrested Diane Rwigara, a leading critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame and a women's rights activist, for alleged offenses against state security....

 2017-09-24 13:32 

Euronews

German election: live updates as Angela Merkel seeks fourth term... +

Germans are voting for MPs, who will then appoint the country's next chancellor....

 2017-09-24 13:29 

Reuters

[ World ]

Iran halts flights to Iraq's Kurdish region in retaliation for independence vote... +

Iran halted flights to and from Kurdish regions in northern Iraq on Sunday in retaliation to a plan by the autonomous Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to hold a referendum on independence. It also started wargames at the Kurdish border....

 2017-09-24 13:22 

Euronews

Determined to have their say - protests continue in Catalonia over independence vote... +

Thousands of demonstrators calling for Catalan independence gathered in towns across the region on Sunday following Madrids actions last week to try...

 2017-09-24 13:19 

Reuters

[ World ]

Three U.N. soldiers killed in northern Mali explosion: peacekeeping mission... +

Three United Nations soldiers were killed and five others were seriously wounded by an explosive device that detonated as they were escorting a convoy in Mali, the West African nation's peacekeeping mission said on Sunday....

 2017-09-24 13:17 

CBS News

[ World ]

More than 35,000 people flee menacing Bali volcano... +
 2017-09-24 13:08 

Washington Post

Egypt: Life sentences for 2 over 2015 soccer violence... +

An Egyptian court has sentenced two men to life in prison and a dozen others to two to ten years over deadly soccer violence in 2015 that it blamed on the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group....

 2017-09-24 13:03 

Fox News

[ World ]

Egypt: Life sentences for 2 over 2015 soccer violence... +

An Egyptian court has sentenced two men to life in prison and a dozen others to two to ten years over deadly soccer violence in 2015 that it blamed on the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group....

 2017-09-24 13:02 

Washington Post

Monitor: Airstrikes in Syrias Aleppo despite ceasefire... +

A Syrian war monitoring group says airstrikes have targeted rural Aleppo for the first time in months since a cease-fire took hold in the province....

 2017-09-24 13:00 

CBS News

[ World ]

UN official: Rohingya exodus "most urgent refugee emergency in the world"... +
 2017-09-24 13:00 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected... +

President Donald Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on travel to the United States as his ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority countries sunsets Sunday, 90 days after it went into effect....

 2017-09-24 13:00 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

'Now you can feel Russia's power:' Russian military in Syria eager to show its victories... +

Russia has been at war in Syria since September 2015, supporting President Bashar al-Assad. Ever since, its military has been bringing reporters from Moscow to showcase what it says are the positive aspects of Russia's involvement in Syria's six-y...

 2017-09-24 12:58 

Reuters

[ World ]

Melania Trump meets Prince Harry, the Trudeaus in Canada... +

U.S. first lady Melania Trump, on her first solo international trip to Toronto, met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and invited Britain's Prince Harry to visit the White House. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)....

 2017-09-24 12:58 

Fox News

[ World ]

Monitor: Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo despite ceasefire... +

A Syrian war monitoring group says airstrikes have targeted rural Aleppo for the first time in months since a cease-fire took hold in the province....

 2017-09-24 12:52 

Washington Post

The Latest: Angela Merkel votes in Germany, seeks 4th term... +

The Latest on Germanys national election on Sunday (all times local):...

 2017-09-24 12:47 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: Angela Merkel votes in Germany, seeks 4th term... +

The Latest on Germany's national election on Sunday (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Angela Merkel, who is seeking a fourth term as chancellor in Germany, has voted at a polling station near her home in Berlin's Mitte neighborhood....

 2017-09-24 12:38 

Fox News

[ World ]

Second Mexico earthquake threatens to interfere with recovery efforts... +

Rescuers in Mexico continued digging through rubble after another earthquake on Saturday threatened to sideline rescue efforts in the country, where more than 400 people died in two previous earthquakes....

 2017-09-24 12:36 

Washington Post

Melania Trump meets Prince Harry, the Trudeaus in Canada... +

First lady Melania Trump met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and invited Britain's Prince Harry to visit the White House during her first solo international trip to Canada on Saturday, Sept. 23....

 2017-09-24 12:27 

Fox News

[ World ]

U.S. doesn't have 'a lot of good options' to solve North Korean crisis, expert says... +

As President Trump and North Korea launch threats at one another, inching closer toward taking military options that could cause a catastrophic war, an expert said there few options to dissolve the crisis in the Korean Peninsula....

 2017-09-24 12:26 

Reuters

[ World ]

Voting to decide Merkel's fate underway in Germany... +

Polls are now open in Germany as people pick their next parliament. The vote forecasts a return to power for Chancellor Angela Merkel, but as Reuters Rosanna Philpott reports from Berlin, it's unlikely to all go her own way....

 2017-09-24 12:24 

Washington Post

The Latest: Catalonia separatists pass out ballots for vote... +

The Latest on the independence Catalonia (all times local):...

 2017-09-24 12:24 

CBS News

[ World ]

German election: Germans head to the polls as Merkel bids for fourth term... +
 2017-09-24 12:21 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: Catalonia separatists pass out ballots for vote... +

The Latest on the independence Catalonia (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Grassroots groups driving Catalonia's independence movement say they have started distributing one million ballots to be used in a referendum on secession that the Spanish governmen...

 2017-09-24 12:20 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

The 'frightened dog' and the 'rocket man': Trump-Kim war of words causes rising tensions... +

North Korean diplomats were sitting right in front of Donald Trump when the U.S. president took the UN stage and threatened North Korea the closest the two countries have come to face-to-face talks since Trump became president. The exchanges are hitting ...

 2017-09-24 12:11 

Washington Post

Tropical Storm Pilar likely to drench Puerto Vallarta... +

Tropical Storm Pilar has been pelting the coast of western Mexico with heavy rains and its expected to pass near the resort of Puerto Vallarta on Monday....

 2017-09-24 12:08 

Washington Post

China watches in frustration as North Korea crisis enters dangerous spiral... +

The threat of conflict and the presence of U.S. bombers leaves China looking on unhappily from the sidelines....

 2017-09-24 12:07 

Fox News

[ World ]

Tropical Storm Pilar likely to drench Puerto Vallarta... +

Tropical Storm Pilar has been pelting the coast of western Mexico with heavy rains and it's expected to pass near the resort of Puerto Vallarta on Monday....

 2017-09-24 12:06 

Washington Post

2 Vietnamese dead, 5 arrested in chase with Philippine navy... +

Filipino military officials say two Vietnamese fishermen were killed and five others were taken into custody after they were spotted fishing off the northwestern Philippines and a night chase ensued with a Vietnamese boat hitting a Philippine navy ship an...

 2017-09-24 12:05 

Al Jazeera

Greece and economic recovery: Fake news in action... +

The Greek 'economic success' story advanced by Tsipras et al would have been funny if it wasn't such a serious matter....

 2017-09-24 12:02 

Fox News

[ World ]

2 Vietnamese dead, 5 arrested in chase with Philippine navy... +

Filipino military officials say two Vietnamese fishermen were killed and five others were taken into custody after they were spotted fishing off the northwestern Philippines and a night chase ensued with a Vietnamese boat hitting a Philippine navy ship an...

 2017-09-24 12:02 

Fox News

[ World ]

Vatican auditor cries foul over ouster he calls forced... +

The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges....

 2017-09-24 11:58 

Al Jazeera

A look into Iraq's disputed Kirkuk before referendum ... +

Iraq's disputed areas have long been a source of contention between Baghdad and the Kurds as both lay claim to them....

 2017-09-24 11:50 

Al Jazeera

UN: Rohingya in Bangladesh need 'massive' assistance... +

UN say there are "immense" challenges as Bangladesh needs assistance to feed and shelter the 436,000 Rohingya....

 2017-09-24 11:50 

Euronews

Donald Trump criticised after he says NFL should fire protesting players... +

Donald Trump is facing a backlash from sport stars after he criticised national football league (NFL) players who used the national anthem to protest.The US...

 2017-09-24 11:45 

Reuters

[ World ]

Car bomber hits NATO convoy in Afghanistan, civilians wounded... +

A car bomber attacked a Danish convoy belonging to the NATO-led military mission in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Sunday, wounding a number of civilians but leaving international forces unharmed, security officials said....

 2017-09-24 11:42 

Washington Post

Saudi festivities stress unity amid political, economic woes... +

Saudi Arabia is celebrating its National Day with an array of family-friendly festivities, including allowing women to enter the main stadium in the capital, Riyadh, for the first time, to see a performance recounting the countrys founding 87 years ago....

 2017-09-24 11:35 

Reuters

[ World ]

Iran launches war games near Iraqi Kurdistan border, Turkey hits militant positions... +

Iranian forces have launched war games in an area near the border with Iraq's Kurdistan region, Iran's state media reported on Sunday, a day before a Kurdish independence referendum in the region....

 2017-09-24 11:35 

Reuters

[ World ]

Swiss voters reject raising women's retirement age: TV... +

Swiss voters were set to reject raising women's retirement age to 65 in a referendum on shoring up the wealthy nation's pension system as a wave of Baby Boomers stops working, projections by broadcaster SRF showed on Sunday....

 2017-09-24 11:34 

Washington Post

Germany votes as Merkel bids for a fourth term, far-right eyes seats in parliament... +

The chancellor is expected to keep her job, even as the anti-Islam AfD is poised to make gains....

 2017-09-24 11:32 

Deutsche Welle

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge wins Berlin marathon, misses bid for record... +

Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge has won the men's title in the Berlin Marathon, but missed out on breaking the world record. Fellow Kenyan Gladys Cherono claimed victory in the women's event....

 2017-09-24 11:25 

Reuters Africa

Iran launches war games near Iraqi Kurdistan border, Turkey hits militant positions... +

Iranian forces have launched war games in an area near the border with Iraq's Kurdistan region, Iran's state media reported on Sunday, a day before a Kurdish independence referendum in the region....

 2017-09-24 11:22 

Euronews

Youth arrested after 'acid attack' in London... +

A 15-year-old boy was arrested after a suspected acid attack in London on Saturday night (September 23). The youth was detained on suspicion of GBH...

 2017-09-24 11:21 

Al Jazeera

Tensions rise in Iraq ahead of Kurdish referendum... +

Protest erupts in east Iraq against Monday's independence vote, while bomb attack kills four Kurdish soldiers in Kirkuk....

 2017-09-24 11:15 

Euronews

Italian astronaut captures breathtaking footage of aurora from space... +

Are the northern lights even more spectacular from space than Earth?...

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