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Russian teenager attacks schoolmates with an ax, wounding 6

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:41:11 GMT2018-01-19T08:41:11Z

MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian officials say a teenager armed with an ax has attacked fellow students at a school in southern Siberia, wounding five children and a teacher....



Belarus bristles at Kazakhstan's offer to host Ukraine talks

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:29:25 GMT2018-01-19T08:29:25Z

MINSK, Belarus (AP) -- Belarus has mocked Kazakhstan's suggestion that it could serve as a new venue for Ukraine peace talks previously hosted by Minsk....



AP PHOTOS: Horses leap through fire in old Spanish festival

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:21:22 GMT2018-01-19T08:21:22Z

SAN BARTOLOME DE PINARES, Spain (AP) -- Horses burst through the soaring flames of night-time bonfires in a dramatic annual festival in this small Spanish town....



Zimbabwe mourns Bennett, 'sharpest thorn' in Mugabe's side

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:20:16 GMT2018-01-19T08:20:16Z

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- He was called the "sharpest thorn" in Robert Mugabe's side. Zimbabwe on Friday mourned Roy Bennett, a white founding member of the main opposition party who died Thursday with his wife, Heather, in a helicopter crash in the United States....



Vietnam postpones China concert that falls on takeover date

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:02:57 GMT2018-01-19T08:02:57Z

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) -- A concert by a Chinese artistic group on Friday night to mark the anniversary of Chinese and Vietnamese diplomatic relations has been postponed because of an unexpected electrical issue, a Vietnamese official said....



Putin takes dip in icy Russian lake on Epiphany

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:57:48 GMT2018-01-19T07:57:48Z

MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken a dip in icy lake waters to celebrate Epiphany, a major holiday in Orthodox Christianity marking the baptism of Jesus....



Pope shocks Chile by accusing sex abuse victims of slander

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:19:31 GMT2018-01-19T07:19:31Z

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- Pope Francis accused victims of Chile's most notorious pedophile of slander Thursday, an astonishing end to a visit meant to help heal the wounds of a sex abuse scandal that has cost the Catholic Church its credibility in the country....



Report: Authorities amputate hand of convicted thief in Iran

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:59:27 GMT2018-01-19T06:59:27Z

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- A semi-official news agency is reporting that authorities in Iran have amputated the hand of a convicted thief in a prison in the country's northeast....



Asian shares subdued as US government shutdown threat looms

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:58:45 GMT2018-01-19T06:58:45Z

HONG KONG (AP) -- Asian stock markets were muted and the dollar fell on Friday following Wall Street's retreat as the threat of a U.S. federal government shutdown loomed on the weekend....



US says Africa important but no apology for Trump

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:47:22 GMT2018-01-19T06:47:22Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley told African envoys Thursday that "Africa is very important for the United States," but she didn't apologize for President Donald Trump's vulgar comment about the continent as they had demanded, the chair of the African Group said....



Australian prostitute convicted for infecting man with HIV

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:45:41 GMT2018-01-19T06:45:41Z

PERTH, Australia (AP) -- An Australian jury on Friday convicted a transgender prostitute of causing grievous bodily harm by knowingly infecting a client with HIV....



Tensions soar along Indian, Pakistan frontier in Kashmir

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:40:03 GMT2018-01-19T06:40:03Z

SRINAGAR, India (AP) -- Tensions soared along the volatile frontier between India and Pakistan in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir as soldiers of the rivals continued shelling villages and border posts for third day Friday....



China's birthrate dropped despite allowing 2-child families

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 06:22:28 GMT2018-01-19T06:22:28Z

BEIJING (AP) -- The birthrate in China fell last year despite the country easing family limits and allowing all couples to have two children....



In Chile, pope met by protests, threats, burned churches

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:12:04 GMT2018-01-19T05:12:04Z

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- As he does during every papal visit, Pope Francis produced plenty of surprises in Chile: He married a couple during a flight, stopped his motorcade to help a fallen police officer and wept with victims of sex abuse by priests....



Peru's indigenous await Pope Francis in scorching Amazon

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:08:50 GMT2018-01-19T05:08:50Z

PUERTO MALDONADO, Peru (AP) -- After lengthy treks through the muddy Amazon, indigenous men, women and children will greet Pope Francis Friday in a visit to the world's largest rainforest that native leaders hope will mark a turning point for the increasingly threatened ecosystem....



Tourism booming in Cuba despite tougher new Trump policy

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:03:33 GMT2018-01-19T05:03:33Z

HAVANA (AP) -- On a sweltering early summer afternoon in Miami's Little Havana, President Donald Trump told a cheering Cuban-American crowd that he was rolling back some of Barack Obama's opening to Cuba in order to starve the island's military-run economy of U.S. tourism dollars and ratchet up pressure for regime change....



South Korea coach banned for allegedly beating Olympic champ

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:01:37 GMT2018-01-19T05:01:37Z

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea's skating authorities have suspended a national team coach for allegedly beating Olympic short track speedskating champion Shim Suk-hee....



Drone rescue off Australian beach heralded as world-first

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 04:48:54 GMT2018-01-19T04:48:54Z

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- A flying drone has dropped a flotation device to two teens caught in a riptide in heavy seas off the Australian coast in what officials describe as a world-first rescue....



Car drives into crowd at Copacabana Beach in Rio; 15 hurt

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 04:31:09 GMT2018-01-19T04:31:09Z

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- A motorist who says he lost control of his car drove into the crowded seaside boardwalk along Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday evening, injuring at least 15 people, authorities said....



Russian minister warns against reviving Nazis at exhibition

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 03:16:34 GMT2018-01-19T03:16:34Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov opened an exhibition on the Holocaust in the former Soviet Union on Thursday, saying the world has "a sacred duty" not only to commemorate the millions of victims "but to do everything in our power to prevent such tragedies in the future."...



New Zealand prime minister announces she's pregnant

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:15:17 GMT2018-01-19T02:15:17Z

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- New Zealand's prime minister announced on Friday that she is expecting her first child in June....



Malaysia Airlines flight shakes violently, lands safely

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:36:57 GMT2018-01-19T01:36:57Z

SYDNEY (AP) -- A Malaysia Airlines plane landed safely in an Australian Outback city after the plane shook violently in midflight and passengers braced themselves for a hard landing....



Joint Olympic flag deal angers conservatives in South Korea

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:30:21 GMT2018-01-19T00:30:21Z

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- When athletes from the rival Koreas paraded together behind a single flag for the first time at the opening ceremony of the 2000 Sydney Olympics, it was a highly emotional event that came on a wave of hope for reconciliation following their leaders' first-ever summit talks....



Freight car derails in Mexico, falls on house, killing 5

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 23:49:34 GMT2018-01-18T23:49:34Z

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A freight car carrying bulk corn derailed early Thursday in the northern suburbs of Mexico City, killing five people as it rolled over and crushed part of a house near the tracks....



UK and French leaders reach border deal, disagree on Brexit

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 23:22:43 GMT2018-01-18T23:22:43Z

CAMBERLEY, England (AP) -- The leaders of Britain and France met Thursday against a military backdrop to pledge closer cooperation on defense, security and borders after Britain leaves the European Union....



Toronto police arrest man for 2 deaths, say might be more

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 23:18:46 GMT2018-01-18T23:18:46Z

TORONTO (AP) -- Months after dismissing fears about a potential serial killer prowling Toronto's gay village, police said they arrested a man Thursday who they allege is responsible for the presumed deaths of at least two men who disappeared from the neighborhood....



Report links hacking campaign to Lebanese security agency

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 23:02:46 GMT2018-01-18T23:02:46Z

LONDON (AP) -- A major hacking operation tied to one of the most powerful security and intelligence agencies in Lebanon has been exposed after careless spies left hundreds of gigabytes of intercepted data exposed to the open internet, according to a report published Thursday....



Former UK boxing champ charged with encouraging extremism

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:59:02 GMT2018-01-18T22:59:02Z

LONDON (AP) -- A former British boxing champion has been charged with encouraging extremist violence....



Ex-Trump aide was subject of arrest warrant at White House

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:37:30 GMT2018-01-18T22:37:30Z

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Hungarian police had an arrest warrant open for Sebastian Gorka during the eight months he spent as a national security aide to U.S. President Donald Trump....



Protesters in Haiti condemn Trump remarks at embassy protest

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:27:12 GMT2018-01-18T22:27:12Z

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- Haitians showed their anger over recent words and actions by U.S. President Donald Trump with a protest Thursday outside the U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince....



Puerto Rico reopens 12 nature reserves, refuges after Maria

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:55:34 GMT2018-01-18T21:55:34Z

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Officials in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico have reopened 12 nature reserves and protected areas nearly four months after Hurricane Maria....



Mexico rights body blames marines, police for 2014 killings

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:53:17 GMT2018-01-18T21:53:17Z

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A border mayor's paramilitary security team and Mexican marines were behind the disappearance and murder of four people, including three American siblings, the government's National Human Rights Commission charged Thursday....



Polish president thanks Trump for fighting 'fake news'

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:48:05 GMT2018-01-18T21:48:05Z

WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- Poland's president has thanked President Donald Trump for fighting "fake news," saying his own country experiences the power of fake news "first hand."...



The Latest: Francis arrives in Peru for 4-day visit

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:46:52 GMT2018-01-18T21:46:52Z

IQUIQUE, Chile (AP) -- The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to South America (all times local):...



El Salvador tells citizens to renew soon-to-end TPS status

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:26:19 GMT2018-01-18T21:26:19Z

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- El Salvador's foreign minister is urging his countrymen to renew their temporary protected residency, even though the U.S. government plans to end the program....



Jordan and Israel defuse crisis over embassy guard shooting

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:20:37 GMT2018-01-18T21:20:37Z

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- Jordan and Israel appeared on Thursday to be putting behind them a diplomatic crisis triggered by the killing last summer of two Jordanians by an Israeli embassy guard....



UN chief: Threat from nukes, other weapons, gathers force

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:59:33 GMT2018-01-18T20:59:33Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Russia's foreign minister warned Thursday that a failure of the Iran nuclear deal, especially as a result of action by the Trump administration, would send "an alarming message" to North Korea and impact all international agreements....



Airborne nuptials: Pope marries couple on papal plane

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:11:35 GMT2018-01-18T20:11:35Z

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) -- Pope Francis celebrated the first-ever airborne papal wedding on Thursday, marrying two flight attendants from Chile's flagship airline at 36,000 feet during a flight from Santiago....



Soldiers, military police move into 4 Rio de Janeiro slums

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:53:06 GMT2018-01-18T19:53:06Z

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- More than 3,000 soldiers and military police officers moved into four big slums early Thursday seeking to arrest drug traffickers and hunt for the men suspected of gunning down a police inspector last week....



The Latest: Macron, May differ on UK's Brexit trade deal

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:37:45 GMT2018-01-18T19:37:45Z

CAMBERLEY, England (AP) -- The Latest on the meeting Thursday between French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May (all times local):...



Underwear dance in dorm nearly gets Russian cadets expelled

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:31:09 GMT2018-01-18T19:31:09Z

MOSCOW (AP) -- An underwear dance video filmed in a college dormitory nearly got some Russian cadet pilots expelled and sparked a discussion among Russia's political elite....



The Latest: Kazakhstan to NKorea: Abandon nuclear ambitions

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:11:37 GMT2018-01-18T19:11:37Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The Latest on a U.N. Security Council meeting on confidence-building measures to tackle the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (all times local):...



Dozens of ex-US envoys to Africa urge Trump to reconsider

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:02:47 GMT2018-01-18T19:02:47Z

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Dozens of former U.S. ambassadors to African countries have written to President Donald Trump expressing "deep concern" over his comments about the continent and warning that respectful engagement is crucial to protecting American interests....



French leader Macron: France, UK sign treaty to better manage border, deal with migrants i...

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:36:32 GMT2018-01-18T18:36:32Z

CAMBERLEY, England (AP) -- French leader Macron: France, UK sign treaty to better manage border, deal with migrants in Calais....



AP Explains: Why Greece, Macedonia fight over nation's name

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:28:51 GMT2018-01-18T18:28:51Z

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) -- Greece and neighboring Macedonia have been at loggerheads for more than a quarter-century over an issue at the heart of the newer nation's existence and identity: its name....



Israel digs deep to thwart tunnel threat from Gaza Strip

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:13:44 GMT2018-01-18T18:13:44Z

KISSUFIM, Israel (AP) -- Massive earthworks and mounds of sandy soil line the Israel-Gaza border as the Israeli military forges ahead with an ambitious subterranean barrier to detect and prevent attack tunnels from reaching southern Israel from the Palestinian enclave....



Venezuela talks stalled over remark on slain rebel policeman

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:52:22 GMT2018-01-18T17:52:22Z

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- A top official's claim that Venezuelan opposition leaders helped reveal the hideout of a rebel police officer who was later killed by security forces stalled talks Thursday on resolving the country's deep political and economic crisis....



Turkey extends post-coup state of emergency

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:35:06 GMT2018-01-18T17:35:06Z

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey's parliament has extended for a sixth time the state of emergency that was imposed in the wake of a 2016 failed coup attempt....



NATO head urges Macedonia to end dispute with Greece, reform

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:26:12 GMT2018-01-18T17:26:12Z

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) -- NATO's secretary-general urged Macedonia on Thursday to solve its 25-year-old name dispute with alliance member Greece and proceed with wide-ranging reforms if it wants its membership bid to succeed....



Escaped wolf recaptured in Britain after hour-long lockdown

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:12:56 GMT2018-01-18T17:12:56Z

LONDON (AP) -- A wolf escaped from its British sanctuary Thursday as high winds battered the country, triggering hours of concern and a lockdown at a nearby school. The animal was eventually recaptured unharmed but questions remained about exactly how it escaped....