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  • Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un announced a sweeping set of agreements after their second day of talks in Pyongyang on Wednesday that included a promise by Kim to permanently dismantle the North’s main nuclear complex if the United States takes corresponding measures, the […]
  • Big quake hits northern Japan, leaving 9 dead, 30 missing

    SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — A powerful earthquake Thursday on Japan’s northernmost main island of Hokkaido triggered dozens of landslides that crushed houses under torrents of dirt, rocks and timber, prompting frantic efforts to unearth any survivors. At least nine people were killed, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said. Officials said at least 366 were injured, five […]
  • Former Vietnamese jailer says he respected Sen. John McCain

    Sen. John McCain's Vietnamese jailer said he respected his former inmate and felt sad about his death, as others in Vietnam paid their respects to the former U.S. Navy pilot, who later was instrumental in bringing the wartime foes together.
  • Drought reveals ancient ‘hunger stones’ in European river

    DECIN, Czech Republic (AP) — Due to this summer’s drought in Central Europe, boulders known as “hunger stones” are reappearing in the Elbe River. The low water levels in the river that begins in the Czech Republic then crosses Germany into the North Sea has exposed stones on the river bed whose appearances in history […]
  • Cars plunge as highway bridge collapses in Italy; 2 dozen killed

    Authorities said at least 22 people were killed in the Italian city of Genoa when a highway bridge collapsed Tuesday during a violent storm.
  • Turkey shaken by financial fears, Trump rattles it further

    A financial shockwave ripped through Turkey when its currency nosedived on concerns about its economic policies and a dispute with the U.S., which President Trump stoked further with a promise to double tariffs.
  • Venezuelan government: Drone strikes targeted Maduro

    Drones armed with explosives detonated near Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro as he gave a speech to hundreds of soldiers in Caracas on Saturday but the socialist leader was unharmed
  • Aeromexico airplane crashed in Mexican state of Durango

    An airplane reportedly crashed in the northwest Mexican state of Durango on Monday, according to a tweet from the airline Aeromexico.
  • Sen. Jeff Flake in Zimbabwe as official observer of historic elections

    U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona was in Zimbabwe on Monday to serve as an official observer of the country’s historic elections.
  • Man firing into Toronto restaurants shoots 14 people, killing 2

    A man walked along a Toronto street Sunday night firing a handgun into restaurants and cafes, shooting 14 people and killing two before dying after an exchange of gunfire with police.