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Bodies of 39 Kidnapped Indian Workers Found In Mass Grave In Iraq

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:43:31 -0400

DNA analysis of remains prove that the men who were abducted in 2014 were killed. Government officials say the victims, found in a village outside of Mosul, were murdered by ISIS.

Trump Paid Royal Visit From Saudi Crown Prince

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:21:00 -0400

President Trump greeted the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia and praised their growing friendship and increasing arms deals.

What Trump Needs To Know Before Talks With North Korea

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:00:45 -0400

If President Trump winds up across the table from Kim Jong Un, he should study the lessons from previous attempts to denuclearize North Korea, writes Scott Snyder.

23 Russian Diplomats Fly Home, Expelled From U.K. Amid Poisoning Dispute

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:59:00 -0400

The move is intended to punish Moscow for an alleged nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy and his daughter on British soil. Moscow has responded by expelling 23 British diplomats in turn.

Slovakia Government's Collapse Not Enough To End Protests Over Journalist's Murder

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:54:00 -0400

An investigative journalist and his fiancée were killed, sparking a political upheaval. But that failed to quell the largest protests in the Central European country since the 1989 Velvet Revolution.

A Chinese Space Lab Will Soon Fall From The Sky. Where It Lands, No One Knows

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:51:00 -0400

Most of the Chinese space lab, the size of a city bus, will burn up in the atmosphere, but some debris may survive re-entry.

How Happy Is The Country With The Biggest Gains In Happiness?

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 09:41:00 -0400

Togo ranked last in 2015's World Happiness Report. This year, it moved up 17 spots — the most improved country in the world. What's the perspective from the ground?

Ex-French President Sarkozy Questioned About Campaign Funds From Gadhafi

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 06:50:00 -0400

Nicolas Sarkozy was taken into police custody and questioned about potential financing irregularities from his 2007 campaign — including funds from the late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.

French Ex-President Questioned On Claims He Took Funds From Gadhafi

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 05:49:00 -0400

French officials have been investigating claims that former President Nicolas Sarkozy took 50 million euros from the Libyan regime to fund his successful 2007 presidential bid.

Cambridge Analytica CEO Suspended One Day After Release Of Hidden Camera Report

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 05:44:00 -0400

The board of directors announced Alexander Nix's suspension after the video's release. Also, Britain's information minister has demanded access to the company's servers.

Sudan, World's Last Male Northern White Rhino, Dies

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 02:51:00 -0400

Sudan lived most of his life in a zoo in the Czech Republic but was brought to a conservancy in Kenya in 2009 as part of a last-ditch effort to save his species. He died at the conservancy at age 45.

After Election Landslide, It's Putin's Russia (More Than Ever)

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 19:52:39 -0400

Vladimir Putin wanted a mandate to govern, and got it, with 76 percent of the vote. He will use the next six years to advance his mission: cementing Russia's role as a major player on the world stage.

Russian Journalist Weighs In On Country's #MeToo Movement

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:45:00 -0400

In Russia, a small number of women have spoken out publicly against powerful men who they say have sexually harassed them. Journalist Daria Zhuk is one of them. She says a powerful politician sexually harassed her in 2014 and that Russian women can learn from the #MeToo movement in America.

Russia's Presidential Election Observers Were Pressured And Intimidated

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:44:13 -0400

Before and during the election, observers said they were targeted. Vladimir Putin won a fourth term.

Deal (Mostly) Struck Over Brexit Terms After Months Of Negotiations

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:16:14 -0400

Major questions are still up in the air after months of negotiations about U.K.'s withdrawal from the EU, most prominently how to handle the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland.