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Spain says nation's chief prosecutor has died in Argentina

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 20:41:42 GMT2017-11-18T20:41:42Z

MADRID (AP) -- The Spanish government says the country's top prosecutor has died in Argentina....



Zimbabweans say Mugabe must quit now, but more talks planned

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 20:29:25 GMT2017-11-18T20:29:25Z

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Giddy with joy and finally free to speak out, vast throngs of demonstrators turned Zimbabwe's capital into a carnival ground on Saturday in a peaceful outpouring of disdain for President Robert Mugabe and calls for him to quit immediately. Still clinging to his now-powerless post, the longtime leader was scheduled on Sunday to discuss his expected exit with the military command that put him under house arrest....



The Latest: France sees 'negative' foreign sways in Lebanon

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:49:39 GMT2017-11-18T19:49:39Z

PARIS (AP) -- The Latest on developments surrounding Lebanon's crisis with Saudi Arabia in the wake of Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation (all times local):...



Italy Senate chief: Mafia planned to kill me next in 1992

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:47:23 GMT2017-11-18T19:47:23Z

ROME (AP) -- The president of the Italian Senate revealed Saturday that the Mafia's "boss of bosses" allegedly had targeted him to be assassinated next after twin bomb blasts killed Italy's two leading Sicilian magistrates....



Turkey prosecutors open probe of former, acting US attorneys

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:39:03 GMT2017-11-18T19:39:03Z

ISTANBUL (AP) -- Turkish prosecutors launched an investigation Saturday of two United States prosecutors involved in putting a Turkish-Iranian businessman on trial for allegedly violating U.S. sanctions against Iran, according to Turkey's official news agency....



Designer Azzedine Alaia, known for clingy style, dies

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:19:44 GMT2017-11-18T19:19:44Z

PARIS (AP) -- Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaia, a fashion iconoclast whose clingy styles helped define the 1980s and who dressed famous women from Hollywood to the White House, has died....



Fotis Kafatos, distinguished Greek biologist, dies at 77

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:47:15 GMT2017-11-18T18:47:15Z

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Fotis Kafatos, a Greek molecular biologist who had a distinguished academic career in both the United States and Europe and became the founding president of the European Research Council, has died. He was 77....



The Latest: Mugabe, army commander to meet again Sunday

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:13:37 GMT2017-11-18T18:13:37Z

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local):...



Zimbabwe state TV announces Mugabe, army commander to meet for 2nd time Sunday on his depa...

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:07:48 GMT2017-11-18T18:07:48Z

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Zimbabwe state TV announces Mugabe, army commander to meet for 2nd time Sunday on his departure....



Egypt orders detention of prominent activist over protest

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:06:04 GMT2017-11-18T18:06:04Z

CAIRO (AP) -- An Egyptian court has ordered a prominent activist to remain in custody pending trial on charges of participating in an illegal protest against the government's transfer of two strategic Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, a rights lawyer said on Saturday....



Argentina steps up search for missing submarine

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:49:38 GMT2017-11-18T17:49:38Z

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina's Navy said Saturday it was ramping up the search for a submarine that hadn't been heard from in three days, and at least six other nations said they would join in the effort....



German parties seek compromise on migrants, climate change

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:37:27 GMT2017-11-18T17:37:27Z

BERLIN (AP) -- Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc and two smaller parties pushed Saturday to find agreement on climate change and immigration, with an eye on producing compromises by weekend's end so they can move ahead with talks on building a ruling coalition.....



Ukraine detains man wanted for 2004 murder of Forbes editor

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:18:28 GMT2017-11-18T17:18:28Z

MOSCOW (AP) -- Ukraine's intelligence agency says it has detained a man wanted for the high-profile murder of an American journalist in Russia 13 years ago....



Vatican: New probe begun into alleged sex at youth seminary

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:07:01 GMT2017-11-18T17:07:01Z

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- The Holy See says a fresh investigation has been opened into allegations a future priest had sex with a fellow student when they were teenagers at its youth seminary in Vatican City....



Spain: Ex-Caracas mayor meets leader after fleeing Venezuela

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:47:11 GMT2017-11-18T15:47:11Z

MADRID (AP) -- The ousted mayor of Caracas pledged to spread his protest against Venezuela's socialist government across the world as he arrived in Spain on Saturday, a day after escaping from house arrest and slipping past Venezuelan security forces into Colombia....



Demonstrators in Germany protest US, North Korea tensions

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:38:16 GMT2017-11-18T15:38:16Z

BERLIN (AP) -- Hundreds of people formed a human chain between the United States and North Korean embassies in downtown Berlin during a protest of the rising tensions and harsh words between the two nations....



Egypt warns Ethiopia Nile dam dispute 'life or death'

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:24:13 GMT2017-11-18T15:24:13Z

CAIRO (AP) -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, for the second time in as many days, delivered on Saturday a stern warning to Ethiopia over a dam it is building after the two countries along with Sudan failed to approve a study on its potential effects....



Zimbabwe: A guide to what's happened so far in Mugabe drama

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:13:52 GMT2017-11-18T15:13:52Z

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- A lot has happened in the past few days in Zimbabwe, where the world's oldest head of state tries to remain in power even under military house arrest. Thousands of giddy Zimbabweans are in the streets to demand his departure, tired of a collapsing economy that once was one of Africa's strongest. Here's a quick guide to the key events and players:...



100 full moons: Blazing fireball lights up Arctic sky

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:13:44 GMT2017-11-18T15:13:44Z

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- A blazing fireball lit up the dark skies of Arctic Finland for five seconds, giving off what scientists said was "the glow of 100 full moons" and igniting hurried attempts to find the reported meteorite....



Japanese tug boat scrapes US Navy ship during exercise

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:06:23 GMT2017-11-18T15:06:23Z

TOKYO (AP) -- A Japanese tug boat lost propulsion and drifted into a U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer during a towing exercise Saturday, the Navy said....



Israel fires 'warning shot' after Syrian border construction

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:47:27 GMT2017-11-18T14:47:27Z

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli military says it has fired a tank shell into Syria as a "warning shot" after the Syrian military conducted construction along their border....



Surgeons remove worms, other parasites from NKorean soldier

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:41:53 GMT2017-11-18T14:41:53Z

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Surgeons treating a North Korean soldier who was severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to South Korea this past week removed dozens of parasites from his body, including presumed roundworms that were as long as 27 centimeters (10.6 inches)....



Lebanon's PM Hariri says he will be in Beirut within days

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:41:21 GMT2017-11-18T14:41:21Z

PARIS (AP) -- Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri said Saturday he will return home in the coming days from where he will declare a political stance for the first time since making a strange resignation announcement from Saudi Arabia that unleashed fears of a political crisis in Lebanon....



Germany bans children's smart watches with listening app

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:23:21 GMT2017-11-18T14:23:21Z

BERLIN (AP) -- German regulators have banned certain types of smartwatches marketed to children, saying the devices have been used to listen in on school classrooms and run afoul of Germany's surveillance restrictions....



'Pocket Hercules,' 3-time Olympic champion, dies at 50

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:20:27 GMT2017-11-18T14:20:27Z

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Naim Suleymanoglu, the Turkish weightlifter who won three Olympic gold medals and was known as "Pocket Hercules," died Saturday. He was 50....



Lebanon's Hariri says he is returning to his country, confirms he is resigning amid politi...

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:01:33 GMT2017-11-18T14:01:33Z

PARIS (AP) -- Lebanon's Hariri says he is returning to his country, confirms he is resigning amid political tensions....



Egypt opens Gaza border crossing for 3 days under PA control

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:59:41 GMT2017-11-18T13:59:41Z

RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Gaza's border crossing into Egypt ran Saturday under the Palestinian Authority's control for the first time in a decade, in a step forward for the Western-backed leadership's resuming of its functions in the Gaza Strip....



Designer Azzedine Alaia, known for clingy style, dies at 77

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:47:58 GMT2017-11-18T13:47:58Z

PARIS (AP) -- Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaia, an iconoclast whose clingy dresses marked the 1980s and who dressed famous women from Hollywood to the White House, has died at age 77....



Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaia, whose clingy dresses marked the 1980s and 1990s and...

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:39:19 GMT2017-11-18T13:39:19Z

PARIS (AP) -- Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaia, whose clingy dresses marked the 1980s and 1990s and won famous fans, dies at 77....



Police: At least 6 officers injured during Odessa protest

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:31:48 GMT2017-11-18T13:31:48Z

MOSCOW (AP) -- Police in the Ukrainian city of Odessa say the police chief and at least five other officers have been injured during confrontations with protesters....



5 militants, Indian soldier killed in Kashmir fighting

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:10:17 GMT2017-11-18T13:10:17Z

SRINAGAR, India (AP) -- At least five suspected militants and an Indian air force commando were killed Saturday in a fierce gunbattle in disputed Kashmir, police said....



Bonn climate talks end with progress despite US stance

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:10:06 GMT2017-11-18T13:10:06Z

BONN, Germany (AP) -- As the first glimmer of dawn appeared across the Rhine River, delegates stumbled out of an all-night negotiating session at this year's global climate talks, expressing satisfaction Saturday at the progress made toward creating a comprehensive rule book for fighting global warming....



Spanish police protest in Madrid to demand better pay

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:06:14 GMT2017-11-18T13:06:14Z

MADRID (AP) -- Thousands of Spanish police officers have packed a central square in Madrid to demand higher salaries and better working conditions....



3 more found dead in deadly Greek flood, raising total to 19

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:55:16 GMT2017-11-18T12:55:16Z

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greek authorities say three more people have been found dead from a flash flood that hit a district west of Athens, raising the overall death toll to 19....



Spain saves 500 migrants crossing Mediterranean in 46 boats

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:27:41 GMT2017-11-18T12:27:41Z

MADRID (AP) -- Spanish authorities say around 500 migrants have been saved by rescue boats as they attempted the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea from Africa....



Mladic trial to end, where will next war crimes court start?

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:53:49 GMT2017-11-18T11:53:49Z

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- When a panel of U.N. judges hands down a verdict next week in the trial of former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic, it will mark the end of a ground-breaking era in international law. Yet a new age of international justice is already underway, with other temporary courts and tribunals springing up around the world to prosecute atrocities....



Saudis summon ambassador from Germany over Lebanon comments

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:33:38 GMT2017-11-18T11:33:38Z

BEIRUT (AP) -- Saudi Arabia's state news agency is reporting that the kingdom has summoned its ambassador to Germany for consultations following statements made by Germany's foreign minister in support of Lebanon....



AP PHOTOS: Many Bosnian war victims still unidentified

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:01:46 GMT2017-11-18T11:01:46Z

TUZLA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) -- It's been 22 years since Bosnia's bloody 1992-95 war ended, yet the remains of numerous victims of genocide and war crimes still await identification....



Macron's upstart party chooses new leader, amid tensions

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:54:34 GMT2017-11-18T10:54:34Z

LYON, France (AP) -- French President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party has chosen a new leader, as the 19-month-old movement tries to overcome divisions and solidify its position after redrawing France's political landscape....



MSF says it can't deliver live-saving aid to Yemen capital

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:13:15 GMT2017-11-18T10:13:15Z

CAIRO (AP) -- International aid group Doctors Without Borders says it has not been able to deliver live-saving medical and humanitarian assistance to the people in dire need in the Yemeni capital because of a blockade by a Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Shiite rebels....



Palestinians reject 'extortion' in face of US move

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:09:48 GMT2017-11-18T10:09:48Z

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Palestinian foreign minister says the Palestinians will not give in to "extortion" after a U.S. threat to close their diplomatic mission in Washington....



Authorities find bodies of 5 more Pakistanis

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:08:14 GMT2017-11-18T10:08:14Z

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) -- A government spokesman says authorities have found the bodies of five more Pakistanis who were apparently planning to cross into Iran on their way to Europe to seek work as migrant laborers....



Philippine court convicts bomber in congressman's death

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 09:28:15 GMT2017-11-18T09:28:15Z

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A Philippine court has convicted a man for a daring 2007 motorcycle bombing that killed a Muslim rebel-turned-congressman and three other people and wounded 10, including two legislators....



Sri Lankan police arrest 19 over racial violence

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 08:38:18 GMT2017-11-18T08:38:18Z

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Sri Lankan police said Saturday that 19 people were arrested following racial violence in the country's south that started over a dispute between majority Buddhists and minority Muslims....



Cambodia charges 2 journalists with espionage

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:31:16 GMT2017-11-18T07:31:16Z

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) -- Two Cambodian journalists who worked for U.S.-funded Radio Free Asia were charged with espionage on Saturday, the latest targets in an intensifying crackdown on perceived opponents of the country's authoritarian prime minister....



Pakistan extends deadline to end Islamist rally for 24 hours

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 06:58:22 GMT2017-11-18T06:58:22Z

ISLAMBABAD (AP) -- A government deadline set for an Islamic group to disband its dayslong rally in Pakistan's capital has expired, but authorities extended it for 24 hours to avoid a crackdown....



UN seeks to put human rights experts into new Sahel force

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 05:02:13 GMT2017-11-18T05:02:13Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United Nations is seeking to put human rights advisers and monitors into the 5,000-troop African force that is charged with fighting extremists in western Africa's vast Sahel region....



Senior Chinese envoy in North Korea amid chill in ties

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 03:12:24 GMT2017-11-18T03:12:24Z

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- The highest-level Chinese envoy to North Korea in two years held meetings in the country's capital to try to improve relations that have soured over Beijing's tightening of sanctions and expressions of support for President Donald Trump's calls for more pressure on the North to abandon its nuclear weapons program....



Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 02:26:18 GMT2017-11-18T02:26:18Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Russia again vetoed a U.N. resolution Friday that would extend the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria, dooming its operation and making it exceedingly difficult to hold anyone accountable for the deaths of hundreds of civilian victims....



Mexico enacts law targeting disappearances

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:17:21 GMT2017-11-18T01:17:21Z

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto has signed a new law aimed at addressing the country's staggering number of unsolved disappearances....