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 2017-11-17 15:55 

Deutsche Welle

Germany's Sigmar Gabriel in Belarus to boost ties with Russia's ally... +

Germany's foreign minister has said hopes to increase EU-Belarus ties during a visit to Minsk. It was the first time in seven years that a German foreign minister held bilateral talks with the Russia-allied country....

 2017-11-17 15:54 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Adopting a dog could lengthen your life, study says... +
 2017-11-17 15:53 

AP

Syria: Damascus suburbs violence kills at least 5 children... +

BEIRUT (AP) — At least five children and two rescue workers were killed Friday in a Damascus suburb during a government bombing campaign amid escalating violence in and around the capital despite a......

 2017-11-17 15:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Catalan extradition case pushed to next month... +

Catalan extradition case pushed to next month....

 2017-11-17 15:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Saudi-led forces "extract" 2 French journalists from Yemen... +

France's foreign ministry said the Saudi-led coalition "extracted" two female French journalists from war-torn Yemen on Thursday....

 2017-11-17 15:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Lebanon PM dismisses "rumors" about his detention... +

Russia has spoken out against foreign interference in Lebanese affairs following the surprise resignation of the nation's prime minister....

 2017-11-17 15:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Nicknames, family: 5 Things To Know about the Sicilian Mafia... +

The death of Salvatore "Toto" Riina, the long-time "Boss of Bosses" of the Sicilian Mafia, puts the spotlight back on the Cosa Nostra....

 2017-11-17 15:50 

Washington Post

Polish leader says country was slandered in EU Parliament... +

Polands prime minister says it is not acceptable that the Poles who took part in an Independence Day march in Warsaw were denounced as fascists in the European Parliament this week....

 2017-11-17 15:50 

Deutsche Welle

Germany's Jamaica coalition talks resume, Merkel calls for concerted effort... +

Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU, the Greens and the market liberal FDP resumed exploratory coalition talks on Friday. Disagreements on migration policy had stalled negotiations....

 2017-11-17 15:50 

Deutsche Welle

Zimbabwe crisis: Mugabe appears in public as uncertainty continues... +

President Robert Mugabe has made an appearance at a graduation ceremony in the capital despite his house arrest. But a powerful war veterans group is calling for his ouster and for protests against the longtime leader....

 2017-11-17 15:49 

AP

Belgian court pushes back extradition hearing for 5 Catalans... +

BRUSSELS (AP) — A court in Belgium on Friday pushed back the extradition arguments of ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four allies until at least Dec. 4, likely keeping the secessionist rebe......

 2017-11-17 15:47 

Fox News

[ World ]

Polish leader says country was slandered in EU Parliament... +

Poland's prime minister says it is not acceptable that the Poles who took part in an Independence Day march in Warsaw were denounced as fascists in the European Parliament this week....

 2017-11-17 15:45 

Deutsche Welle

Volkswagen Group unveils five-year investment plan... +

German carmaker Volkswagen has announced it will boost investments in the development of electric cars in the next five years. The company has set out to become a global leader in e-mobility and new-energy vehicles....

 2017-11-17 15:41 

AP

The Latest: US says Zimbabwe has chance for 'new path'... +

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local):5:45 p.m.Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is calling for a return to civilian rule in Zimbabwe and says the ......

 2017-11-17 15:40 

NBC News

Mueller subpoenas Trump campaign for Russia documents... +
 2017-11-17 15:40 

Fox News

[ World ]

Zimbabwe's Mugabe makes 1st public appearance since military takeover... +

Zimbabwes embattled leader, President Robert Mugabe, made his first public appearance Friday since the countrys military took control of the countrys affairs earlier this week and placed him under house arrest....

 2017-11-17 15:38 

Deutsche Welle

Germany celebrates 'Read Aloud Day'... +

From the floor of the Frankfurt stock exchange to the concert hall of the Hamburg Elbphilharmonie — hundreds of thousands of Germans read aloud or listened to children's books to help develop a lifelong love of reading....

 2017-11-17 15:36 

Euronews

Czechs mark 28 years since Velvet Revolution... +

People across the Czech Republic have marked 28 years since the Velvet Revolution that ended Communist rule.Organisers said this years commemoration was especially important after...

 2017-11-17 15:34 

Deutsche Welle

NATO apologizes to Turkey for targeting Erdogan and Ataturk in training exercise... +

Turkey's founding leader Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan were both listed as enemy targets in a NATO joint military exercise. NATO has apologized for the gaffe and blamed it on an underling....

 2017-11-17 15:31 

Euronews

NATO apologises to Turkey after Erdogan and Ataturk depicted as 'enemies' during military drill... +

"The incident does not reflect the views of NATO," said Stoltenberg...

 2017-11-17 15:29 

Euronews

Watch: Woman climbs drive-thru to steal food and Happy Meal toys... +

Police have released CCTV footage of a woman climbing through a McDonalds drive-thru window in Columbus, Maryland.She has been identified as 27-year-old Jessica Marie Cross....

 2017-11-17 15:29 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

U.S. Paratroopers Join Serbs For Jump Near Belgrade... +

Serbian and U.S. paratroopers jumped side-by-side during a joint exercise north of Belgrade aimed at strengthening military ties between the two countries. (RFE/RL's Balkan Service)...

 2017-11-17 15:27 

Al Jazeera

'War crimes' in fight over Philippines' Marawi: Amnesty... +

State forces and ISIL-linked fighters have committed abuses that 'amount to war crimes', Amnesty International says....

 2017-11-17 15:27 

CBS News

[ World ]

Air safety authorities investigate mid-air collision near London... +
 2017-11-17 15:27 

Washington Post

Paris: 1,142 clients of prostitutes fined under new law... +

Paris region authorities say 1,142 clients of prostitutes have been fined in the French capital since a law that bans buying sex entered into effect in April 2016....

 2017-11-17 15:25 

AP

Lebanon PM dismisses "rumors" about his detention... +

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri dismissed reports about his alleged detention in Saudi Arabia as "rumors," hours before he is expected to leave the kingdom to France two weeks af......

 2017-11-17 15:24 

Fox News

[ World ]

Paris: 1,142 clients of prostitutes fined under new law... +

Paris region authorities say 1,142 clients of prostitutes have been fined in the French capital since a law that bans buying sex entered into effect in April 2016....

 2017-11-17 15:24 

Deutsche Welle

Refugee family reunification in Germany - what you need to know... +

At the heart of protracted coalition talks in Germany, refugee family reunification remains a major sticking point. DW explains how the process works and why critics want to lift the current ban permanently....

 2017-11-17 15:18 

Washington Post

Saudi-led forces "extract" 2 French journalists from Yemen... +

Frances Foreign Ministry said a Saudi-led coalition has extracted two French female journalists from war-torn Yemen....

 2017-11-17 15:16 

CBC

NATO apologizes for Turkey 'enemies' incident, blames civilian contractor... +

NATO's secretary general apologized to Turkey on Friday over military exercises in Norway during which Turkey's founding leader, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, and current president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, were reportedly depicted as ...

 2017-11-17 15:15 

Fox News

[ World ]

Saudi-led forces "extract" 2 French journalists from Yemen... +

France's Foreign Ministry said a Saudi-led coalition has extracted two French female journalists from war-torn Yemen....

 2017-11-17 15:12 

Washington Post

Britain names first woman to ceremonial role of Black Rod... +

Queen Elizabeth II has approved the appointment of the first woman as Black Rod, the House of Lords official who is instrumental in the state opening of Britains Parliament....

 2017-11-17 15:12 

Washington Post

The Latest: 1 killed in Kenya police, opposition clashes... +

The Latest on Kenyas disputed election (all times local):...

 2017-11-17 15:10 

Al Jazeera

US aiding Saudi 'war crimes' in Yemen: Congressman... +

Ro Khanna says US is aiding 'Saudi Arabia's war crimes' in Yemen and calls Saudi Crown Prince bin Salman 'not smart'....

 2017-11-17 15:10 

Washington Post

Ex Caracas mayor flees house arrest, arrives in Colombia... +

Former Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma has escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia. Thats an apparent embarrassment for security forces who had been keeping close watch over one of the nations most prominent opposition leaders....

 2017-11-17 15:09 

News24

News24.com | Aboriginal children suffer 'shocking' treatment in Australia - probe... +

Aboriginal children are subjected to 'shocking' treatment at youth detention centres in northern Australia, an investigation has revealed after a video of violence against mostly indigenous boys sparked outrage....

 2017-11-17 15:09 

News24

News24.com | Russia sees more evacuations after fake bomb alerts... +

Schools, shopping malls and the Academy of Fine Arts in Saint Petersburg have been evacuated fter a new wave of fake bomb alerts spread chaos in Russia....

 2017-11-17 15:09 

Fox News

[ World ]

Britain names first woman to ceremonial role of Black Rod... +

Queen Elizabeth II has approved the appointment of the first woman as Black Rod, the House of Lords official who is instrumental in the state opening of Britain's Parliament....

 2017-11-17 15:09 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: 1 killed in Kenya police, opposition clashes... +

The Latest on Kenya's disputed election (all times local): 6:10 p.m....

 2017-11-17 15:07 

AP

Ex Caracas mayor flees house arrest, arrives in Colombia... +

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Former Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma has escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia. That's an apparent embarrassment for security forces who had been keeping close watch o......

 2017-11-17 15:07 

Fox News

[ World ]

Ex Caracas mayor flees house arrest, arrives in Colombia... +

Former Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma has escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia....

 2017-11-17 15:07 

Euronews

'No hard border': Ireland wants guarantee before Brexit talks advance... +

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says issue not 'thought through' by pro-Brexit campaigners....

 2017-11-17 15:05 

Washington Post

Opposition Venezuelan ex-mayor arrives in Colombia after fleeing house arrest... +

Opposition Venezuelan ex-mayor arrives in Colombia after fleeing house arrest....

 2017-11-17 15:04 

Sky News

North Korea 'cannot abandon nuclear programme'... +

North Korea has said it cannot abandon its nuclear programme, which it says is necessary as a deterrent to a US threat....

 2017-11-17 15:03 

i24 News

Belgian prosecutors ask court to extradite Catalan ex-leader, Spain to comply... +
 2017-11-17 15:01 

Washington Post

Argentine navy loses contact with submarine... +

Argentinas navy said Friday it has lost contact with a submarine off the countrys southern coast....

 2017-11-17 14:59 

CBC

Sicilian Mafia 'boss of bosses' Salvatore Riina dead at 87... +

Mafia ...

 2017-11-17 14:58 

Fox News

[ World ]

Argentine navy loses contact with submarine... +

Argentina's navy said Friday it has lost contact with a submarine off the country's southern coast....

 2017-11-17 14:55 

AP

Protesters march to US Embassy on uprising anniversary... +

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Thousands of protesters were marching Friday to the U.S. Embassy in Athens to mark the anniversary of the 1973 crackdown on a student uprising against the military dictatorshi......

 2017-11-17 14:53 

NBC News

Robert Mugabe makes post-coup appearance but where is his wife, 'Gucci Grace'?... +

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