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Brexit fight dominates when Britain goes to the polls

The British went to the polls in a bitterly divided national election that could help expel the country from the European Union, extend a debilitating Brexit deadlock, or give a glimmer of hope to those who want to remain...

House Judiciary Committee prepares for historic vote on accusations against Trump

The House Judiciary Committee began a long session on Wednesday to finalize articles of deposition against President Trump, a procedurally complex process that is likely to continue much of Thursday or even longer. The panel is expected to approve...

Protests erupt after the Mexican hero Emiliano Zapata is depicted naked and in high heels

As paintings go, it's small - about the size of a cereal box. But the controversy it has sparked is enormous. There, bareback on a white horse, is Emiliano Zapata, the Mexican revolutionary leader who, with his big mustache...

Israel on unknown territory while entering a third election in less than a year

Israel goes to elections for the third time in less than a year after its parliament, the Knesset, did not collect the majority of the votes needed to appoint a candidate for the prime minister.Although expected, on Wednesday, when...

Column: The FBI still gets a black eye

The FBI owes Carter Page an apology.That was not the headline after the Ministry of Justice released a bloody internal review of the FBI's Russia investigation. The top news was that the FBI had solid grounds to investigate, and...

Kim Woo-choong, founder of Daewoo business group, dies

Kim Woo-choong, the disgraced founder of the now collapsed Daewoo business group, whose rise and fall symbolized South Korea's turbulent rapid economic growth in the 1970s, died in a hospital outside the country's capital. He was 82.Kim died of...

Medical screenings are the latest US tactic to discourage asylum seekers, lawyers say

For three months, Claudia Quesada Rodriguez and her 12-year-old daughter Maria Jose lived in a migrant camp in this Mexican border town, waiting for their day in the American immigration court.Now it had finally arrived.Mother and daughter woke up...

In the Middle East it is a game show because regional powers use TV as a battlefield

In the shadow war for regional influence between Turkey and a Saudi-led coalition, there have been many proxy battlefields in the Middle East and beyond. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt are taking on a Muslim Brotherhood-inspired...

Jury to decide whether killing students was a hate crime

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) - Three friends were waiting around three on a Saturday at a bus stop on the University of Maryland campus when a stranger yelled at them."Step to the left, step to the left if you...

Column: Trump receives little credit for foreign policy – for good reason

Last week's NATO summit in London should have been a nice little success story for President Trump. For once he went to an international meeting without the intention of blowing it up. Instead, he intended to trumpet how he...
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Brexit fight dominates when Britain goes to the polls

The British went to the polls in a bitterly divided national election that could help expel the country from the European Union, extend a...

Bernie Sanders will compete for minor league baseball. Is California going to fight for him?

Every politician who is going to fight for minor league baseball against billionaire big club owners deserves an all-star vote.Perhaps not necessarily a presidential...

Mt. Baldy area under temporary emergency closure while teams keep looking for missing walkers

While searching for mountain slopes for a missing hiker, search and rescue teams have been redirected several times in recent days to save other...

Kawhi Leonard is moved by paying tribute, ovations in exchange for Canada

While every eye in Scotiabank Arena was fixed on the four-sided scoreboard hanging above the field, the lights went dark.They already showed the great...