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 2017-01-17 10:50 

Reuters

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Fighting halts food air drops to Syria's Deir-al-Zor: WFP... +

The U.N.'s World Food Programme has temporarily suspended air drops of vital supplies to the eastern Syrian city of Deir al-Zor due to heavy fighting there, a spokeswoman said on Tuesday....

 2017-01-17 10:47 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Flight 370 Victims' Families Angry, Resigned as Search Ends... +

K.S. Narendran never boards a flight without feeling terror. And he doesn't expect that to change without answers to what happened to the plane carrying his wife three years ago....

 2017-01-17 10:39 

Reuters

[ World ]

Macron momentum threatens French election frontrunners... +

In May last year, then French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron sat down with Socialist lawmaker Christophe Sirugue in the steel town of Le Creusot and asked him to join his new political movement. He said No. Eight months on, others are saying Yes....

 2017-01-17 10:39 

Reuters

[ World ]

European anti-corruption body tells Georgia well done, but do... +

The Council of Europe on Tuesday called on Georgia to do more to reduce corruption while at the same time acknowledging it had made considerable progress....

 2017-01-17 10:39 

Reuters

[ World ]

Gabriel says protectionism, nationalism not recipe for greatness... +

Germany's Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel on Tuesday issued an indirect warning against stoking nationalism and promoting protectionism to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump....

 2017-01-17 10:32 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Suspect in Istanbul Nightclub Attack Confesses, Officials Say... +

Abdulgadir Masharipov, an Uzbek citizen born in 1983, received help in the attack, done in the name of ISIS, the governor of the city said at a news conference....

 2017-01-17 10:32 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Trump's Criticism Only Draws Europeans Closer, Says French Minister... +

Criticism of Europe by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump only serves to reinforce European solidarity, French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said on Tuesday....

 2017-01-17 10:28 

Reuters

[ World ]

Amnesty International: 'draconian' EU anti-terror laws target Muslims... +

A raft of new counterterrorism laws across Europe discriminate against Muslims and refugees, spreading fear and alienation, Amnesty International said in a report on Tuesday....

 2017-01-17 10:24 

NBC News

D.C Braced for 900,000 Protesters During Trump's Inauguration Week... +

Tens of thousands of protesters are preparing to take to the streets of Washington D.C. during the 45th president's inauguration week....

 2017-01-17 10:23 

Reuters Africa

Macron momentum threatens French election frontrunners... +

PARIS (Reuters) - In May last year, then French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron sat down with Socialist lawmaker Christophe Sirugue in the steel town of Le Creusot and asked him to join his new political...

 2017-01-17 10:18 

Reuters

[ World ]

Thailand to begin amending draft constitution on king's request... +

Thailand's junta chief said on Tuesday he would begin amending the country's draft constitution after the new king requested changes to provisions relating to royal powers....

 2017-01-17 10:17 

Reuters

[ World ]

Turkey arrest five, including alleged New Year nightclub attacker - Anadolu state agency... +

Police arrest five people, including the alleged gunman who killed 39 people in Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, state-run Anadolu news agency says. Rough cut (no reporter narration)...

 2017-01-17 10:17 

Reuters Africa

Trump's criticism only draws Europeans closer, says French minister... +

PARIS (Reuters) - Criticism of Europe by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump only serves to reinforce European solidarity, French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said on Tuesday.Trump said German Chancellor...

 2017-01-17 10:17 

NY Times

[ World News ]

The Latest: In Davos, Trump Adviser Rebuts Isolationism Talk... +

The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):...

 2017-01-17 10:15 

Euronews

Live debate from Davos: the post multicultural era?... +

In todays world of cultural divisiveness, multicultural and assimilation policies of integration are being challenged....

 2017-01-17 10:15 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Istanbul nightclub attacker admits guilt, Governor says... +

The suspected gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day was born in Uzbekistan and received training in Afghanistan, Istanbul Governor Vasip Sahin has said after police caught him in a city suburb....

 2017-01-17 10:10 

Reuters Africa

Russia's Lavrov says some European countries consider wrecking Syria peace talks... +

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday he had information that some European countries were considering wrecking Syria peace talks because they felt left out.Lavrov,...

 2017-01-17 10:07 

Reuters

[ World ]

Three-year search for MH370 comes to an end... +

Authorities from Malaysia, Australia and China officially suspend the search for Malaysia Airways flight 370, which vanished over the Indian Ocean in 2014 with 239 people on board. Graham Mackay reports....

 2017-01-17 10:07 

Reuters

[ World ]

Mayor of China's Shanghai steps down in reshuffle: city government... +

Yang Xiong, the mayor of Shanghai, resigned from his post on Tuesday during an annual meeting of the city's parliament, the municipal government said on Tuesday....

 2017-01-17 10:07 

Reuters

[ World ]

Turkey says New Year's nightclub attacker captured in Istanbul... +

Turkish police arrest a alleged gunman suspected of killing 39 people in Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, officials say. Sarah Charlton reports....

 2017-01-17 10:07 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

German supreme court rejects bid to outlaw far-right party... +

Germany's supreme court on Tuesday rejected a bid by lawmakers to outlaw a far-right party accused of promoting a racist and anti-Semitic agenda....

 2017-01-17 10:07 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

British American Tobacco agrees on takeover of Reynolds... +

British American Tobacco Plc has agreed to fully take over Reynolds American Inc. on terms that are improved from an initial bid made last year....

 2017-01-17 10:06 

Reuters Africa

Boko Haram claims Nigeria university attack... +

BAUCHI/MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Islamist militant group Boko Haram has said it was behind Monday's twin suicide bombing at a university in north eastern Nigeria which killed two people. A video...

 2017-01-17 10:04 

Euronews

Flight MH370: underwater search suspended... +

The underwater search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is suspended, nearly three years after it disappeared....

 2017-01-17 10:01 

NY Times

[ World News ]

In the Dark: Major Power Outage Hits Amsterdam... +

Large parts of Amsterdam were hit by a power outage early Tuesday, snarling traffic around the city as trains and trams were halted and many road signals stopped working....

 2017-01-17 10:00 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

Facing Trump-Putin axis, Ukraine turns to a white knight — Chrystia Freeland... +

Can Canadian Foreign Minister and firm Putin critic Chrystia Freeland offer hope to isolated, war-burdened Ukraine? It's a long shot, Don Murray suggests, given the priorities of protecting Canada's trade interests....

 2017-01-17 10:00 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

'We will turn on him so quick': Rust Belt voters who put faith in Trump expect results... +

Donald Trump won the U.S. election by breaking down Hillary Clinton's ...

 2017-01-17 10:00 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

Obama the citizen: What's next for the outgoing president... +

Barack Obama will have a new address in the district not far from his current White House digs and new presidential library breaking ground in his hometown of Chicago. He'll also have new opportunities to shave some strokes off his golf score and a ne...

 2017-01-17 09:57 

Al Jazeera

Palestinians in Latin America unite 'for Palestine'... +

Al Jazeera speaks with Ziad el-Aloul, a Palestinian activist, about ways to unite Palestinian diaspora in Latin America....

 2017-01-17 09:56 

Reuters

[ World ]

Trump's criticism only makes Europeans close ranks, says French minister... +

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's criticism of Europe only serves to reinforce European solidarity, French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said on Tuesday....

 2017-01-17 09:48 

Reuters Africa

De Villiers out of NZ tests but scoffs at retirement talk... +

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has ruled himself out of the team's three-test series in New Zealand in March, but insists he is not retiring from the longest format of the game.De...

 2017-01-17 09:48 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: China promises it will keep in contact on MH370... +

The Latest on the official suspension of the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (all times local):...

 2017-01-17 09:46 

Reuters

[ World ]

Six headless bodies found on a car roof in Mexico... +

Six headless bodies are found on a car roof in Mexico's restive state of Guerrero....

 2017-01-17 09:46 

Reuters

[ World ]

Boko Haram claims Nigeria university attack... +

Islamist militant group Boko Haram has said it was behind Monday's twin suicide bombing at a university in north eastern Nigeria which killed two people....

 2017-01-17 09:46 

Reuters

[ World ]

Germany's top court rejects ban for far-right NPD party... +

Germany's Constitutional Court on Tuesday rejected an attempt by the country's 16 federal states to ban the far-right National Democratic Party (NPD), described by the intelligence agency as racist and anti-Semitic, saying it was too weak to pose ...

 2017-01-17 09:46 

Reuters

[ World ]

Eight people shot during MLK Day festivities in Miami... +

Police say at least eight people have been injured by gunfire at a Miami Martin Luther King Jr. celebration in Miami. Ryan Brooks reports....

 2017-01-17 09:45 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Lavrov Says Obama Tried to Stop Japan Improving Ties With Russia... +

The Obama administration tried to stop Japan improving ties with Russia and receiving President Vladimir Putin, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday....

 2017-01-17 09:45 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Boko Haram Claims Nigeria University Attack... +

Islamist militant group Boko Haram has said it was behind Monday's twin suicide bombing at a university in north eastern Nigeria which killed two people. ...

 2017-01-17 09:45 

NY Times

[ World News ]

UK Premier to Signal EU Clean Break: No 'Partial Membership'... +

Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing to make a speech that will signal that Britain will make a clean break from the European Union and not seek to remain ...

 2017-01-17 09:43 

Euronews

Watch live: EU Parliament picks new president... +

Who will take over from Germanys Martin Schulz as the head of the European Parliament?...

 2017-01-17 09:41 

USA Today

[ World ]

Germany's top court rejects bid to ban far-right NPD party... +

The case was brought by lawmakers who called the NPD a threat to the country's democratic system. ...

 2017-01-17 09:38 

Reuters Africa

West African states prepare Gambia intervention unless Jammeh quits-source... +

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigerian and other West African countries are preparing a joint force to intervene militarily in Gambia if President Yahya Jammeh does not hand over power, a Nigerian military source...

 2017-01-17 09:35 

Reuters

[ World ]

Eight people shot during MLK Day festivities in Miami... +

Police say at least eight people have been injured by gunfire at a Miami Martin Luther King Jr. celebration in Miami. Ryan Brooks reports....

 2017-01-17 09:35 

Reuters

[ World ]

Six headless bodies found in car in southern Mexico... +

Six headless bodies are found in Mexico's restive state of Guerrero. Samantha Vadas reports....

 2017-01-17 09:35 

Reuters

[ World ]

Six headless bodies found in car in southern Mexico... +

Six headless bodies are found in Mexico's restive state of Guerrero....

 2017-01-17 09:30 

Al Jazeera

Lavrov: Russia inviting Trump officials to Syria talks... +

Sergey Lavrov says Russia and US could start discussions on 'fighting terrorism' in Syria during summit in Kazakhstan....

 2017-01-17 09:30 

Fox News

[ World ]

UK inflation soars to its highest level in 2 ? years... +

The rate of inflation in Britain has soared to its highest level in 2 years as the fall in the pound begins to hit consumers at the grocery store....

 2017-01-17 09:30 

Fox News

[ World ]

Norway defends Breivik prison conditions in appeals hearing... +

The Norwegian government is presenting its closing statement in an appeal against a lower court ruling that mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik's isolation in prison violates his human rights....

 2017-01-17 09:29 

Reuters Africa

Lavrov says Obama tried to stop Japan improving ties with Russia... +

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Obama administration tried to stop Japan improving ties with Russia and receiving President Vladimir Putin, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday.Putin visited...

 2017-01-17 09:28 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Tajani Alliance Declared on European Parliament Election Day... +

Two political groupings in the European Parliament have formed an alliance to back Antonio Tajani to become the body's next president....

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