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 2016-08-28 09:24 

Reuters

Turkish air strikes kill 15 more civilians in Syria -Observatory... +

A group monitoring the Syrian warsaid Turkish air strikes had killed at least 15 civilians innorthern Syria, bringing to 35 the number of people it says havebeen killed in Turkish air strikes in the area on Sunday....

 2016-08-28 09:24 

AP

[ US News ]

Mussels disappearing from New England waters, scientists say... +

PORTLAND, Maine AP -- New England is running out of mussels.....

 2016-08-28 09:21 

AFP

Couple rescued after searchers spot SOS on remote island... +

Two people stranded for a week on a remote Pacific island have been rescued after a search aircraft spotted their SOS message in the sand, the US Coast Guard said Sunday.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news to sh...

 2016-08-28 09:17 

AFP

Trump vows to begin deportations immediately if sworn in... +

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump linked illegal immigration and employment Saturday, pledging to start deporting offenders as soon as he is sworn in should he become the White House's next occupant.The global network of Agence France Press...

 2016-08-28 09:16 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Bulldozers work to clear out Italy's quake-hit towns... +

AMATRICE, Italy (AP) Bulldozers with huge claws and other heavy equipment clanked down the streets of Italy's quake-devastated town of Amatrice on Sunday, pulling down dangerously overhanging ledges and clearing rubble as investigators tried to figur...

 2016-08-28 09:15 

AFP

Qatar security guard in race of his life... +

Kenyan security guard Michael Douglas Ongeri has a dream -- and won't be daunted by poverty, a 13-hour workday or training in Qatar's searing heat, far from his family.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have news...

 2016-08-28 09:11 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Pakistan says 4 militants behind 2009 cricket attack killed... +

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) Pakistani officials say four Islamic extremists allegedly involved in a 2009 attack on the visiting Sri Lankan cricket team have been killed in a shootout with police. The officials did not identify the militants or their armed grou...

 2016-08-28 09:11 

AP

[ Top International ]

German economy minister says EU-US trade talks have failed... +

BERLIN AP -- Free trade talks between the European Union and the United States have failed, Germany's economy minister said Sunday, citing a lack of progress on any of the major sections of the long-running negotiations.....

 2016-08-28 09:10 

Reuters

Turkey-backed Syrian rebels seize two villages from Kurdish-allied forces -monitor... +

Turkey-backed Syrian rebelscaptured two villages from forces allied to the Kurdish-backedSyrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in northern Syria on Sunday, theSyrian Observatory for Human Rights said....

 2016-08-28 09:01 

AP

[ Top Headlines ]

Lawyer's at center of race, gun debate on 2 Charleston cases... +

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Andy Savage keeps in his law office a sealed plastic bag with the blood-splattered clothes that Felicia Sanders wore sheltering her granddaughter from a fusillade of bullets that killed nine black parishioners at Charleston&...

 2016-08-28 09:01 

AP

[ US News ]

Lawyer's at center of race, gun debate on 2 Charleston cases... +

CHARLESTON, S.C. AP -- Andy Savage keeps in his law office a sealed plastic bag with the blood-splattered clothes that Felicia Sanders wore sheltering her granddaughter from a fusillade of bullets that killed nine black parishioners at Charleston's Emanue...

 2016-08-28 08:57 

Reuters

OPEC's market share at a good level, says UAE energy minister... +

OPEC's share of the oil market is at a good level, United Arab Emirates energy minister Suhail bin Mohammed al-Mazroui said as the producer group continues to contend with low crude prices....

 2016-08-28 08:53 

AP

[ US News ]

In flooded Louisiana city, even modest recovery raises hope... +

DENHAM SPRINGS, La. AP -- In 23 years of coaching football, Dru Nettles never had to deliver a pep talk like this.....

 2016-08-28 08:49 

AFP

Avtovaz boss eyes profits despite struggling auto industry... +

Four months after taking the helm of struggling Russian automobile giant Avtovaz, Renault executive Nicolas Maure has set his sights on returning the Lada maker to profit by 2018.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 150 countriesIf you have n...

 2016-08-28 08:46 

AP

[ US News ]

In flooded Louisiana city, even modest recovery raises hope... +

DENHAM SPRINGS, La. AP -- Even the most modest signs of recovery are lifting weary spirits in Denham Springs, a Baton Rouge suburb at the epicenter of the catastrophic flooding in south Louisiana.....

 2016-08-28 08:46 

AP

[ Top International ]

Italy investigates quake buildings, checking for code fraud... +

AMATRICE, Italy AP -- Bulldozers with huge claws pulled down dangerously overhanging ledges Sunday in Italy's quake-devastated town of Amatrice as investigators worked to figure out if negligence or fraud in building codes had added to the quake's high de...

 2016-08-28 08:45 

Reuters Africa

Second boycotter says will rejoin Libya's U.N.-backed government... +

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A member of the leadership of Libya's U.N.-backed government who is close to powerful rival factions in the east of the country has said he will end his boycott of the Tripoli-based...

 2016-08-28 08:39 

Reuters

[ World ]

Second boycotter says will rejoin Libya's U.N.-backed government... +

A member of the leadership of Libya's U.N.-backed government who is close to powerful rival factions in the east of the country has said he will end his boycott of the Tripoli-based body....

 2016-08-28 08:37 

Reuters Africa

First wins for Arsenal and Leicester, Chelsea thump Burnley... +

LONDON (Reuters) - Arsenal and Leicester City picked up their first Premier League wins of the season by beating Watford and Swansea City respectively on Saturday while Chelsea continued their 100 percent...

 2016-08-28 08:34 

Reuters Africa

Nadal aims to carry Olympic boost into US Open... +

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal was exhausted yet exhilarated following his emotional return to action at this month's Rio Olympics after an injury-absence and is looking forward to gearing back up for...

 2016-08-28 08:34 

AP

[ US News ]

Mussels disappearing from New England waters, scientists say... +

PORTLAND, Maine AP -- Scientists say the Gulf of Maine's once strong population of wild blue mussels is disappearing.....

 2016-08-28 08:31 

Reuters Africa

Cricket-De Kock top-scores as South Africa batsmen flourish... +

PRETORIA (Reuters) - Quinton de Kock top scored as all South Africas batsmen got among the runs in a score of 283 for three on the first day of the second test against New Zealand at Centurion on Saturday.De...

 2016-08-28 08:29 

Reuters Canada

Second boycotter says will rejoin Libya's U.N.-backed government... +

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A member of the leadership of Libya's U.N.-backed government who is close to powerful rival factions in the east of the country has said he will end his boycott of the Tripoli-based...

 2016-08-28 08:25 

Reuters Africa

Bongo aims to extend 50-year family rule in Gabon election... +

LIBREVILLE (Reuters) - Gabon voted on Saturday amid discontent over its failure to raise living standards despite oil wealth, in a poll posing the biggest challenge yet to President Ali Bongo, whose family...

 2016-08-28 08:25 

Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi and Qatar rebound, rest of Gulf mixed... +

Stock markets in Saudi Arabia andQatar made a partial recovery on Sunday from last week's losses,with other Gulf markets mixed in quiet trade....

 2016-08-28 08:21 

Reuters Africa

Second boycotter says will rejoin Libya's U.N.-backed government... +

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A member of the leadership of Libya's U.N.-backed government who is close to powerful rival factions in the east of the country has said he will end his boycott of the Tripoli-based...

 2016-08-28 08:20 

AP

[ Top International ]

Uber, rival Careem suspend services in UAE capital Abu Dhabi... +

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates AP -- Ride-hailing service Uber and competitor Careem have unexpectedly suspended services in the United Arab Emirates capital of Abu Dhabi.....

 2016-08-28 08:17 

Reuters

Turkish attacks kill 20 in Syrian village: Syrian Observatory... +

A group monitoring the Syrian war said Turkish air strikes and artillery attacks killed at least 20 people and wounded dozens more on Sunday in a village in northern Syria, where Turkey and allied Syrian rebels are fighting Kurdish-allied militias....

 2016-08-28 08:17 

Reuters

[ Lead Headline ]

Half of Germans against Merkel serving fourth term: poll... +

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's domestic popularity has declined, a poll showed on Sunday, with 50 percent of Germans against her serving a fourth term in office after a federal election next year....

 2016-08-28 08:17 

Reuters

[ World ]

Spain starts countdown to possible third national election in year... +

The clock starts ticking on Wednesday towards what could be Spain's third national election in a year when acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy faces a confidence vote in parliament for a second term in office....

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