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 2018-09-20 01:10 

Washington Post

Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court suspends sentence...

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law have been released from a prison after a court suspended their sentences and granted bail pending appeal hearings...

 2018-09-20 00:59 

Breitbart London

Polish President Backs Trump Warning NATO of Russia-Germany Pipeline...

Polish President Andrzej Duda raised alarms Tuesday at the White House to the danger of Russian energy dominance in Europe via gas pipelines....

 2018-09-20 00:52 

Sydney Morning Herald

Don't like US, China tariffs? They may become the 'new normal'...

The path to peace between the US and China is getting harder to find as the world's two biggest economies pile ever more taxes on each other's goods....

 2018-09-20 00:45 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

A berry good idea: Special sale of Ekka sundaes to help strawberry farmers...

The famous Ekka strawberry sundae is about to be made outside of showtime for the first time in a bid to help farmers rocked by the needle contamination scare....

 2018-09-20 00:45 

Washington Post

FEMA chief considered quitting as feud with Homeland Security secretary boiled over...

The clash between Brock Long and Kirstjen Nielsen has distracted from what's seen thus far as a successful federal response to Hurricane Florence....

 2018-09-20 00:45 

Washington Post

Trump's trade war bring unexpected boom for knockoff designer bags from China...

It's a good time to be in the shadowy business of making fake designer purses....

 2018-09-20 00:45 

Washington Post

The Latest: Moon advocates unity in speech to North Koreans...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in in a speech to a North Korean crowd called for all Koreans to no longer live in separation and to build a future of peace and prosperity together...

 2018-09-20 00:41 

AP

The Latest: Moon advocates unity in speech to North Koreans...

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (all times local):9:20 a.m.South Korean President Moon Jae-......

 2018-09-20 00:40 

NBC News

More possible victims come forward in case of doctor accused of drugging, raping women...

The Orange County, California, prosecutor said that around six women have come forward after charges were announced against a doctor accused of drugging and raping at least two women....

 2018-09-20 00:25 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Woolworths to implement 10 cent drought levy on milk, Coles follows suit...

Woolworths increases milk by 10 cents a litre for drought-affected dairy farmers....

 2018-09-20 00:16 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Sydney aged care worker who hit dementia patient avoids jail...

An aged care worker who was captured on hidden camera slapping and hitting a dementia patient is sentenced to at least six months in home detention....

 2018-09-20 00:03 

Deutsche Welle

Colombia's coca cultivation at record level as cocaine problem grows...

The area of land being used to grow coca in Colombia has increased by 17 percent, according to a UN report. A peace deal with the FARC rebel group was expected to reduce cocaine production, but the opposite appears true....

 2018-09-20 00:00 

dpa

Clearing of German forest protesters on hold after journalist killed...

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 2018-09-19 23:53 

CBC

More possible victims identified after California couple charged in drug rapes...

Investigators have identified three more possible victims after a California surgeon and his purported girlfriend were charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women, prosecutors said Wednesday....

 2018-09-19 23:47 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

German FM Urges Albania To Press Reform Process With Eye On EU Membership...

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has called on Albania to intensify its reform efforts and offered further assistance to help the Western Balkan country eventually join the European Union....

 2018-09-19 23:38 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Ukraine Set To Inform Russia of Termination Of Friendship Treaty...

Ukraine says it will officially notify Russia on September 21 that it will not extend its treaty of friendship, cooperation, and partnership with Moscow....

 2018-09-19 23:33 

Deutsche Welle

Chinese gangs fuel illegal South Africa abalone trade: report...

Chinese crime syndicates working with local South African gangs have caused stocks of abalone to be depleted at a record rate. Illegal trade in the marine mollusks extends across sub-Saharan Africa....

 2018-09-19 23:30 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Pakistan PM Khan Meets Leaders In Saudi Arabia, UAE...

New Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan is visiting the United Arab Emirates after a stay in Saudi Arabia on his first official overseas trip, officials say....

 2018-09-19 23:28 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Woman dies after caravan blows off cliff in Ireland...

Irish police say a woman's body has been found on a beach after the caravan she had been sleeping in was blown off a cliff during strong winds....

 2018-09-19 23:25 

Fox News

[ World ]

Mexico's rights agency faults army in fuel-theft killings...

Soldiers executed two men and planted rifles on their bodies during a 2017 shootout between authorities and fuel thieves in the Mexican state of Puebla, the country's National Human Rights Commission said Wednesday....

 2018-09-19 23:25 

Reuters Africa

Japan's Abe to face Trump trade challenge after likely win in party vote...

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was expected to win a ruling party leadership vote on Thursday, setting him on track to become Japan's longest-serving premier and try to cement his legacy, including by revising the pacifist constitution....

 2018-09-19 23:24 

Euronews

London terrorist had a grudge against Trump, jury told...

Khalid Masood was in debt, unemployed and estranged from his wife, witnesses say....

 2018-09-19 23:24 

NBC News

London terrorist had grudge against Trump, Theresa May, British inquiry panel is told...

Khalid Masood, who killed five people in a 2017 attack on London's Westminster Bridge, had a grudge against President Trump, Theresa May, jury is told....

 2018-09-19 23:23 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Four killed after Philippines landslide...

A landslide triggered by heavy rains killed at least four people in the central Philippines....

 2018-09-19 23:14 

Washington Post

UN backs anti-graft investigator in standoff with Guatemala...

The U.N. secretary-general is rejecting a Guatemalan request to name a new head of a U.N. commission investigating corruption in the Central American nation...

 2018-09-19 23:12 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Size matters when it comes to loaded hay trucks...

Trucking load regulations are relaxed at state borders to get animal feed to drought-affected farmers....

 2018-09-19 23:07 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Just a regular Joe (or Bill or ScoMo): How our leaders work hard at being 'ordinary'...

Australian prime ministers have long been interested in the names they go by, and how others should address them. But will the "ordinary Joe" approach pay off for ScoMo and Bill? Frank Bongiorno tests the theory....

 2018-09-19 22:58 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'It is God's will': Farmers pray for rain as Australia's big dry bites in Indonesia...

As Australian farmers feel the pain of an extended drought, the big dry is also causing havoc for 5 million people in Indonesia, with farmers struggling to raise crops and praying that rain will come soon....

 2018-09-19 22:51 

NBC News

New York Review of Books editor out after publishing essay from disgraced Canadian broadcaster...

Ian Buruma is no longer the editor of the New York Review of Books, with his departure coming just days after the magazine published an essay online by former Canadian radio broadcaster Jian Ghomeshi....

 2018-09-19 22:45 

Reuters Africa

Colombia's coca cultivation hits record in 2017 - U.N...

Colombia's acreage of coca, the raw material for cocaine, expanded 17 percent to hit a new record last year, the United Nations said on Wednesday, as the government mulls whether to restart aerial fumigation with the herbicide glyphosate....

 2018-09-19 22:20 

Washington Post

Mexico's rights agency faults army in fuel-theft killings...

Mexico's National Human Rights Commission says soldiers executed two men and planted rifles on their bodies during a 2017 shootout between authorities and fuel thieves in the central state of Puebla...

 2018-09-19 22:09 

NBC News

Ashley Judd may pursue defamation case against Weinstein, judge says...

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that Ashley Judd may pursue her defamation case against Harvey Weinstein but not her sexual harassment claim....

 2018-09-19 22:08 

Washington Post

Woman in critical condition after Barrier Reef shark attack...

Officials say a woman is in critical condition after she was mauled by a shark on Australia's Great Barrier Reef...

 2018-09-19 22:01 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Cecilia Haddad's ex-boyfriend 'confessed' to killing her, court hears...

The man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend Cecilia Haddad in Sydney and dumping her body in the Land Cove River confessed to her killing while in jail, a Brazilian court is told....

 2018-09-19 21:59 

dpa

Ronaldo sees red as Juve win; Real and Bayern cruise but City shocked...

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

 2018-09-19 21:55 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Tasmanian Liberal MP sides with Greens over anthem change...

Backbencher Adam Brooks has a rare alignment with the Greens, backing the dumping of Advance Australia Fair in favour of "We Are Australian", as a "truer reflection of us as a country"....

 2018-09-19 21:53 

Al Jazeera

Son's reaction to sewer cleaner's death sparks outrage in India...

Twitter users react with anger and compassion after death of another 'manual scavenger', raising $70,000 for his family....

 2018-09-19 21:51 

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney woman Cecilia Haddad's accused killer in Rio court...

The man charged with the murder of Sydney businesswoman Cecilia Haddad is appearing in a Brazil court....

 2018-09-19 21:50 

Euronews

Man dies in Hambach Forest after fall from treehouse bridge...

Authorities have suspended the eviction of protesters from the threatened woodland following the death of the man, who is believed to be a journalist....

 2018-09-19 21:47 

Deutsche Welle

Fort Trump: Is a new US military base in Poland a realistic option?...

US President Donald Trump has said he is "seriously considering" a Polish request that Washington build a new military base in the country. DW spoke with two security experts to ascertain the viability of such a plan....

 2018-09-19 21:46 

Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's PM Hun Sen Denies Claims Foreign Pressure Led to Bail For Opposition Chief Kem Sokha...

He says the release was health-related and defends a court order placing Kem Sokha under virtual house arrest....

 2018-09-19 21:45 

Breitbart Jerusalem

Iranian Kurds Vow More Resistance After IRGC Missile Attacks in Iraqi Kurdistan...

Iranian Kurdish insurgents reportedly vowed to intensify their fight against Iran in response to the missile attacks against Kurds in Iraq....

 2018-09-19 21:30 

Al Jazeera

Philippines landslide: 'At least he was in one piece'...

Death toll from landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut rises to 81, three days after it battered northern Luzon island....

 2018-09-19 21:29 

dpa

Mexico marks twin anniversaries of powerful quakes...

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

 2018-09-19 21:22 

Reuters Africa

Sessions limits U.S. judges' ability to dismiss deportation cases...

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced new limits on the ability of immigration judges to terminate deportation cases on Wednesday, the latest in a series of decisions to facilitate the removal of immigrants in the country illegally....

 2018-09-19 21:22 

Deutsche Welle

Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour found at last?...

A centuries-old mystery may finally be coming to an end. A team of archaeologists has planned a major excavation for the HMS Endeavour, the ship used by Captain James Cook when he first traveled to Australia....

 2018-09-19 21:19 

Radio Free Asia

Uyghur Woman Held in Airport in Turkey Now Free to Join Family...

Rushengul Tashmuhemmet is released on Wednesday and reunites with her husband and sons in Istanbul....

 2018-09-19 21:13 

Euronews

EU leaders meet in Salzburg to tackle the migration crisis...

EU Council President Donald Tusk said progress had been made but the European Union must end the "blame game" on migration and focus on working more with foreign countries and further strengthening its border to bring down arrivals....

 2018-09-19 21:10 

Al Jazeera

Maldives voters fear fraud as high-stakes election looms...

Sunday's poll will neither be free nor fair with President Abdulla Yameen's ally administering the vote, say critics....

 2018-09-19 21:10 

Radio Free Asia

Former Columnist Jailed For Social Media Criticism of Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi...

Ngar Min Swe gets seven years in prison and a 100,000-kyat fine for breaking a sedition law....

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