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US appeals court rules against inmate facing execution 2019-08-06 17:21:00NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A federal appeals court has ruled against a Tennessee death row inmate's challenge as he nears his execution date next week.

AP Explains: How a 'currency war' could weaken 2019-08-06 17:05:43WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's trade conflict with China escalated this week when Beijing let its currency fall to its lowest level again

China voices defiance in face of U.S. currency 2019-08-06 16:45:00China on Tuesday sharply criticized the Trump administration for "protectionist behavior" after the U.S. formally accused Beijing of manipulating cu

Peter Chadwick, '48 Hours' millionaire murder suspect, arrested 2019-08-06 16:17:25SANTA ANA, Calif. — For four years, millionaire murder suspect Peter Chadwick was nowhere to be found though his image was everywhere - in wides

A heightened US-China financial war imperils global economy 2019-08-06 15:32:18WASHINGTON (AP) - Just what the fragile global economy didn't need: An unpredictable escalation in President Donald Trump's trade war with China, on

India's former foreign minister, Sushma Swaraj, dies at 2019-08-06 14:21:03NEW DELHI (AP) - Sushma Swaraj, India's former external affairs minister and a leader of the ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party, died Tu

US-Russia ambassador Jon Huntsman stepping down 2019-08-06 13:50:25SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman Jr. has submitted his resignation, signaling the end of a two-year stint during what he c

Mozambique peace accord signed, paves way for elections 2019-08-06 13:12:24JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Mozambique's president and the leader of the country's main opposition group signed a new peace accord Tuesday, pledging to end

The Latest: China concerned with rising tension over 2019-08-06 10:52:09NEW DELHI (AP) - The Latest on Indian-controlled Kashmir (all times local): 8 p.m. China says it is "seriously concerned" about the developing situa

Israeli minister says he met with 'high ranking' 2019-08-06 10:24:03JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's foreign minister says he recently met with a "high ranking persona" from the United Arab Emirates to improve ties between

Thai official links Bangkok bombings to troubled south 2019-08-06 10:18:09BANGKOK (AP) - An official in Thailand has linked groups from the country's troubled south to small bombings last week in Bangkok as it hosted a meet

The Latest: Louisiana governor candidates register for race 2019-08-06 10:12:33BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Latest on Louisiana's election sign-up period (all times local): 12 p.m. The three major candidates for Louisiana governo

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Madagascar finds body believed to be Cambridge student 2019-08-07 05:23:25Police in Madagascar reportedly believe they have found the body of a 19-year-old Cambridge student who fell to her death from a small plane over the

Hong Kong faces worst crisis in 20 years, 2019-08-07 01:48:45A senior Chinese official said Wednesday that Hong Kong is facing its worst crisis in more than 20 years after months of frequently violent protests t

Israeli forces arrest Palestinian suspects in Jerusalem bomb 2019-08-06 21:58:43The Israeli military said Tuesday that it had arrested a group of Palestinians suspected of involvement in a Hamas plot to carry out a

North Korea says latest missile tests were 'warning' 2019-08-06 19:37:47North Korea said Tuesday that dictator Kim Jong Un supervised the latest live-fire demonstration of newly-developed short-range ballistic mi

Canadian police find items linked to fugitive murder 2019-08-06 18:59:13Canadian police have found several items on a riverbank they say are "directly linked" to two men suspected of killing three peo

British woman disappears on Greek island, prompting massive 2019-08-06 16:15:54The disappearance of a British-Cypriot woman who was last seen Monday going for a run on a Greek island has prompted a massive sea

Rouhani warns: ‘War with Iran is the mother 2019-08-06 15:37:46Iranian President Hassan Rouhani issued a chilling warning in a speech broadcasted live on state-television on Tuesday.

Mexican officials describe El Paso shooting as 'act 2019-08-06 15:32:48Mexican officials on Monday said their government considers Saturday's shooting at an El Paso, Texas department store t

How the Taliban remained dominant in Afghanistan: Terrifying 2019-08-06 14:28:31As the United States and the Taliban edge closer to inking a “peace deal” – having reportedly ironed out discrepancies over U.S pull

Philippines declares national epidemic as Dengue fever cases 2019-08-06 14:08:44Health officials in the Philippines have upgraded the country’s outbreak of Dengue fever to a national epidemic as more than 145,000 cases have

Brazil gang leader whose elaborate daughter disguise failed 2019-08-06 14:00:32A Brazilian gang leader, whose failed prison escape attempt made Internet headlines when he dressed up as his daughter, was found dead in his jai

Concerns over Robert Mugabe's health grow, ex-Zimbabwe strongman 2019-08-06 13:08:40Concerns over the health of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe are growing, despite assurances by the president who ousted him that the 95-year

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Trump Imposes Sanctions On Venezuelan Government's Assets 2019-08-05 22:09:57The Trump administration has been ramping up pressure on Caracas in a bid to oust President Nicolas Maduro from power.

Countries Warn Their Citizens About U.S. Travel After 2019-08-05 21:15:21The governments of Venezuela and Uruguay issued warnings about travel to the U.S. after the El Paso and Dayton shootings.

North Korea Generated $2 Billion For Weapons Programs 2019-08-05 14:35:06The country stole the money from banks and cryptocurrency exchanges, according to a United Nations report.

Hong Kong Protests Disrupt Flights, Subways As Strike 2019-08-04 22:32:28A citywide strike and demonstrations in seven districts in Hong Kong have been called for Monday afternoon.

Hong Kong Protesters Target Police Station 2019-08-04 07:59:36Protesters used a long, homemade slingshot to hurl rocks, bricks and other objects at another police station on Sunday.

A$AP Rocky Returns To U.S. To Await Verdict 2019-08-03 07:09:15President Donald Trump commented on the rapper's release on Twitter.

44 Injured When Wave Goes Rogue In 'Tsunami 2019-08-03 01:44:20Swimmers were picked up by a mammoth wave and hurled into one another.

Court Temporarily Frees A$AP Rocky From Jail 2019-08-02 13:53:03He and two other U.S. suspects are freed from detention until Aug. 14, when the verdict on their June 30 assault case will be announced.

Tsunami Warning After Strong Earthquake Off Indonesia's Sumatra 2019-08-02 08:57:07Indonesia’s disaster mitigation agency said on its Twitter feed that residents on the Banten coast should “immediately evacuate to higher

Facebook Says It Dismantled Covert Influence Campaign Tied 2019-08-02 08:46:28Facebook said it had suspended more than 350 accounts and pages with about 1.4 million followers.

U.S. Formally Withdraws From 1987 Nuclear Pact With 2019-08-02 05:27:55President Donald Trump's administration says Moscow is in violation of the Cold War-era Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty 

New Saudi Law Allows Women To Travel Without 2019-08-01 21:16:32Saudi women have been known to flee domestic abuse and the country's guardianship system and seek asylum abroad.

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What Are ‘Red Flag’ Gun Laws, and How 2019-08-06 18:29:16Hoping to prevent more mass shootings, some states have tried empowering courts to take guns away from potentially dangerous people.

Novartis Hid Manipulated Data While Seeking Approval for 2019-08-06 18:28:25The failure to report the issue has not put patients at risk, the F.D.A. said, but the drugmaker could face criminal and civil penalties.

Toni Morrison, Towering Novelist of the Black Experience, 2019-08-06 18:24:35Ms. Morrison, who wrote “Beloved” and “Song of Solomon,” was the first African-American woman to win the Nobel in literature.

Beyond the Books: Toni Morrison’s Essays and Criticism 2019-08-06 18:22:31The Nobel laureate and author of such novels as “Beloved” and “Song of Solomon” wrote extensively for The New York Times.

Gun Control, China, Toni Morrison: Your Tuesday Evening 2019-08-06 18:09:39Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

As Shootings Bring Calls for Change, Officials Try 2019-08-06 18:07:59Ohio’s governor proposed a bill that would make it easier for the police to seize guns from people deemed dangerous. Its prognosis is uncertain.

How Trump and Xi Can Make America and 2019-08-06 18:05:45The trade war is heading in a dangerous direction for the whole world.

Why Mathematicians Hate That Viral Equation 2019-08-06 18:02:09It’s formatted to confuse people, and there are no interesting underlying concepts.

Of Barneys’ Bankruptcy, Pride and the Fall 2019-08-06 17:58:48The New York company filed for Chapter 11 after weeks of rumors, leaks and speculation. Why was this store different from all other stores?

The Mandarin Duck Is AWOL. Enter the Hudson 2019-08-06 17:54:07There’s been a sighting of New York’s state animal (trivia fact), which is rare in New York City.

Photo of Mounted Police Leading Black Man by 2019-08-06 17:54:07The police chief of Galveston, Tex., apologized to the suspect and said two of his officers had caused the man embarrassment.

Don’t Call Toni Morrison a Poet 2019-08-06 17:51:34The author believed in a language more political than poetic.

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Italian Senate backs train link with France, widening 2019-08-07 08:06:10The Italian Senate on Wednesday rejected a motion by one of the ruling coalition parties, the 5-Star Movement, to block an alpine rail link with Franc

Sporadic protests as Indian Kashmir seethes under clampdown 2019-08-07 07:57:00Thousands of Indian security forces kept a lid on protests in disputed Kashmir on Wednesday, helped by the continued suspension of telephone and inter

Britain faces food shortages in no-deal Brexit scenario, 2019-08-07 07:54:46Britain will experience shortages of some fresh foods for weeks or even months if a disorderly no-deal Brexit leaves perishable produce rotting in lor

British Airways IT failures create chaos for passengers 2019-08-07 07:52:09Problems with British Airways' IT systems left thousands of passengers facing flight cancellations, delays and long queues at airports in the airline

Turkey says U.S. getting closer to its views 2019-08-07 07:48:00Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said the United States is shifting closer to Ankara's views on a proposed safe zone in northeast Syria, and that

Brazil lower house approves pension overhaul in second 2019-08-07 07:33:53Brazil's lower house of Congress early on Wednesday approved the text of a far-reaching pension reform bill in a second round of voting, 370-124, as

Tunisian defense minister Zbidi to run for president 2019-08-07 07:32:21Tunisian defense minister Abdelkarim Zbidi submitted his candidacy on Wednesday for an early presidential election expected to take place on Sept. 15.

Taliban claim bomb attack on Afghan police; 14 2019-08-07 07:17:30The Taliban claimed responsibility for a suicide car-bomb attack on a police station in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday which the government s