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Greek prime minister calls elections after party rebellion

August 20, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras resigned Thursday and called early elections, hoping for a new, stronger mandate to implement a three-year bailout program that sparked a... more »»

Palestinian ends 66-day fast that tested Israeli policies

August 20, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian held without charge by Israel ended his unprecedented 66-day hunger strike Thursday, his lawyer said, after the Supreme Court ordered him released from detention. more »»

Tensions rise in Korea as shells fired over DMZ

August 20, 2015

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — South Korea fired dozens of shells Thursday at North Korea after claiming the North lobbed a single rocket at a South Korean town broadcasting anti-North Korean... more »»

On nuclear deal, not all Israelis are with Netanyahu

August 20, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — At first glance, one might think Israelis are solidly behind Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's all-out diplomatic war against the U.S.-led nuclear deal with Iran. more »»

Macedonia blocks migrants on border with Greece

August 20, 2015

GEVGELIJA, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia declared a state of emergency Thursday as it ramped up security on its border with Greece, stranding thousands of migrants on a dusty field. more »»

Evidence of infidelities spreads online in wake of hack

August 20, 2015

LONDON (AP) — Husbands and wives across the world are being confronted with their partners' extramarital affairs after a catastrophic leak at adultery website Ashley Madison spewed electronic... more »»

Greek leader Tsipras calls elections after party rebellion

August 20, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced his government's resignation and called early elections Thursday, an attempt to get a new mandate to implement a three-year... more »»

Journalist killed in S.Sudan after president threatens media

August 20, 2015

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A South Sudanese journalist was shot dead by unknown gunmen in the outskirts of the country's capital, his father said Thursday, in an attack that came days after... more »»

Men claim to find Nazi train loaded with treasure in Poland

August 20, 2015

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — According to Polish lore, a Nazi train loaded with gold, artworks and weapons vanished into a mountain at the end of World War II, as the Germans fled the Soviet advanc. more »»

The Latest on Bangkok: TV apologizes for re-enactment

August 20, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the bombings in the Thai capital (all times local):

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11:00 p.m. more »»

Authorities give confusing statements in Bangkok bomb probe

August 20, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Thursday they have cleared two suspects in the bombing of a Bangkok shrine after one of them turned himself in and said he was a tour guide and the other was a... more »»

Britain and France crack down on economic migrants

August 20, 2015

CALAIS, France (AP) — Britain and France on Thursday announced tougher security tools to guard the Channel Tunnel, a new joint police command to target human traffickers and 10 million euros ($11. more »»

Decision on Pistorius' release may take up to 4 months

August 20, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A review board has up to four months to decide whether and when Oscar Pistorius will be released from prison into house arrest, a spokesman for South Africa's justice ministry... more »»

Palestinian ends fast after Israel suspended his detention

August 20, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Palestinian prisoner held without charge in Israel ended his two-month-long hunger strike on Thursday, his lawyer said, a day after Israel's Supreme Court suspended his... more »»

Burundi president unexpectedly sworn in

August 20, 2015

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — With little fanfare or a public announcement beforehand, Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza was sworn in for a third term on Thursday in this central African country... more »»

Greece election talk grows as government taps new bailout

August 20, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister was considering options, including early elections, to tackle a rebellion within his party as the country began receiving Thursday loans from its new... more »»

Desmond Tutu to spend more time in South African hospital

August 20, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A South African foundation says Desmond Tutu will have to spend two more weeks in a hospital, after being hospitalized for the third time in nearly two months. more »»

The Latest on Bangkok: Police clear 2 suspects in video

August 20, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the bombings in the Thai capital (all times local):

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10:00 p.m. more »»

German spy charged with treason for aiding CIA and Russia

August 20, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — A German spy who allegedly acted as a double agent for the United States and Russia has been charged with treason, breach of official secrecy and taking bribes, Germany's federal... more »»

Migrant in Greece says they begged for food, water, blankets

August 20, 2015

PIRAEUS, Greece (AP) — Thousands of migrants reached Greece's main port near Athens on Thursday, with one telling of a perilous journey from Syria dodging armed Turkish border guards and begging... more »»

 
 
 

 

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