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France’s Macron faces decisive test over economic policies

December 6, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Massive strikes against a planned overhaul of the pension system are sending a powerful warning to French President Emmanuel Macron. more »»

UN office: Iranian forces were ‘shooting to kill’ protesters

December 6, 2019

GENEVA (AP) — Iranian security forces were “shooting to kill” in their deadly crackdown against protesters in recent weeks, according to credible video footage, the U.N. more »»

Indian police fatally shoot 4 suspects in gang-rape case

December 6, 2019

SHADNAGAR, India (AP) — Police on Friday fatally shot four men suspected of raping and killing a woman in southern India, drawing both praise and condemnations in a case that has sparked protests... more »»

Nobel body: ‘Highly problematic’ that peace winner silent

December 6, 2019

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The director of the Norwegian Nobel Institute has called it “highly problematic” that the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize winner won’t attend any event next week where he could... more »»

North Korea threatens to resume calling Trump ‘dotard’

December 6, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea threatened Thursday to resume insults of U.S. more »»

Mekong River’s new aquamarine color may be sign of trouble

December 6, 2019

BANGKOK (AP) — The Mekong River has recently acquired an aquamarine color that may beguile tourists but also indicates a problem caused by upstream dams, experts in Thailand say. more »»

US persuades judge to stop pro-Trump border wall group

December 6, 2019

HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. government persuaded a federal judge to prevent a private fundraising group from building its own wall next to the river that separates the U.S. more »»

OPEC talks end without announcement of expected cuts

December 5, 2019

VIENNA (AP) — The countries that make up the OPEC oil-producing cartel ended talks late Thursday without an announcement on possible deep cuts to production that would support the price of fuel... more »»

OPEC talks over cuts drag on, news conference delayed

December 5, 2019

VIENNA (AP) — The countries that make up the OPEC oil-producing cartel talked into the night Thursday over possible deep cuts to production that would support the price of fuel around the world. more »»

Indicted jail officers faced earlier excessive force claims

December 5, 2019

BALTIMORE (AP) — When a prisoner shattered glass panes in a control center at a Baltimore jail, the staff summoned a paramilitary-style tactical team to help quell the disturbance. more »»

House Speaker Pelosi rebukes reporter: 'Don't mess with me'

December 5, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Finger pointing and voice hoarse, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday delivered a broadside to a reporter that might well apply to all of impeachment-era Washington: “Don't... more »»

PM: Israel has ‘full right’ to annex strategic Jordan Valley

December 5, 2019

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that Israel has the “full right” to annex the Jordan Valley if it chose to, even as the chief prosecutor of the... more »»

Paris police arrest scores amid strike over pension reform

December 5, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Paris police fired tear gas at demonstrators Thursday as the Eiffel Tower shut down, France’s high-speed trains came to a standstill and hundreds of thousands marched nationwide in a... more »»

Putin offers US an immediate extension to key nuclear pact

December 5, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin offered Thursday to immediately extend the only remaining nuclear arms reduction pact with the United States, but a senior U.S. more »»

Young and old march in unity, fear at French pension change

December 5, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Anger, solidarity, tear gas and frozen noses. more »»

Fears rise as at least 13 stabbed in Baghdad square

December 5, 2019

BAGHDAD (AP) — At least 13 people were stabbed Thursday in Baghdad’s Tahrir Square, the epicenter of Iraq’s protest movement, security and medical officials said, stoking fears of infiltration by... more »»

Paris police use tear gas amid strike over pension reform

December 5, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Paris police fired tear gas at demonstrators Thursday as the Eiffel Tower shut down, France’s high-speed trains stood still and tens of thousands marched nationwide in a strike over... more »»

Russia suspends project with Iran due to uranium enrichment

December 5, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian state company suspended a research project with Iran because of its decision to resume enriching uranium, a move a senior official said Thursday was necessary after the U.S. more »»

 
 
 

 

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