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 2017-09-24 18:13 

Washington Post

Germanys far-right establishes a beachhead in Parliament ... +

The rise of the AfD marked a watershed moment in German politics....

 2017-09-24 18:11 

Al Jazeera

Barzani to Kurds: Vote in referendum to secure future... +

Kurdish regional president vows talks after referendum, but Baghdad says it will not accept disintegration of Iraq....

 2017-09-24 18:09 

Euronews

Prince Harry meets Trudeau, Melania Trump in Toronto... +

Britains Prince Harry met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday, while in Toronto for the third edition of the Invictus Games he founded...

 2017-09-24 18:02 

Deutsche Welle

German election: Can anyone contest the results?... +

Like many voters all over the world, Germans can contest the results or the procedure of a general election. DW tells you how they do it and who is involved....

 2017-09-24 18:00 

Euronews

Aftershocks and fading hopes in quake-hit Mexico... +

Aftershocks rattled Mexico over the weekend, as rescuers continued to search for survivors of Tuesdays earthquake, the countrys deadliest in 32 years.The latest tremor, of...

 2017-09-24 17:59 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: French conservatives keep majority in Senate... +

Partial official results show France's conservatives on track to keep their majority in the Senate, with President Emmanuel Macron's party trailing as his popularity suffers....

 2017-09-24 17:59 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Le Pen congratulates Germany's AfD on result... +

Angela Merkel, who is seeking a fourth term as chancellor in Germany, has voted at a polling station near her home in Berlin's Mitte neighborhood....

 2017-09-24 17:52 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

Gunman captured after 1 killed, 8 injured in Tennessee church shooting... +

Police in Nashville, Tenn., say a gunman has been captured after opening fire at a church, killing one and wounding seven. ...

 2017-09-24 17:49 

Reuters

[ Lead Headline ]

Merkel hangs on to power but bleeds support to surging far right... +

Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term in office on Sunday but will have to build an uneasy coalition to form a German government after her conservatives haemorrhaged support in the face of a surge by the far-right....

 2017-09-24 17:47 

Washington Post

The Latest: French conservatives keep majority in Senate... +

The Latest on Frances Senate election (all times local):...

 2017-09-24 17:44 

Deutsche Welle

How Germany chooses its chancellor... +

Agreeing on who will be Germany's next chancellor is one of the goals of coalition talks. But it's not a done deal until the Bundestag votes him or her in. DW explains how it works....

 2017-09-24 17:43 

Washington Post

Merkel prevails, but her centrism has left room for a historic right-wing surge in Germany... +

Her consensus style of governance appears to have dissatisfied a more ideological section of the electorate....

 2017-09-24 17:43 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: French conservatives keep majority in Senate... +

The Latest on France's Senate election (all times local): 7:40 p.m. Partial official results show France's conservatives on track to keep their majority in the Senate, with President Emmanuel Macron's party trailing as his popularity suffers....

 2017-09-24 17:39 

Washington Post

Partial results show French conservatives dominate Senate election; President Macrons party suffers... +

Partial results show French conservatives dominate Senate election; President Macrons party suffers....

 2017-09-24 17:39 

Reuters

[ World ]

Zimbabwean activist pastor arrested for criticizing Mugabe government... +

Zimbabwean police arrested activist pastor Evan Mawarire of the #ThisFlag movement as he stepped down from his pulpit, accusing him of subversion for a series of social media posts that charged Robert Mugabe's government had wrecked the economy, his l...

 2017-09-24 17:37 

Washington Post

Ethiopia bans weapons at upcoming religious gathering... +

Ethiopia has banned weapons at the upcoming Irrecha religious festival in order to avoid the violence that killed several dozen people last year. The statement from the restive Oromia region comes ahead of the October 1 thanksgiving gathering....

 2017-09-24 17:37 

NBC News

One Killed, Eight Wounded in Church Shooting in Tennessee... +
 2017-09-24 17:33 

Fox News

[ World ]

Ethiopia bans weapons at upcoming religious gathering... +

Ethiopia has banned weapons at the upcoming Irrecha religious festival in order to avoid the violence that killed several dozen people last year....

 2017-09-24 17:29 

Sky News

Germany election: Not so boring now, is it?... +

The election which had been billed as "boring" has turned out to be rather less so....

 2017-09-24 17:28 

i24 News

Three more Republican Senators signal opposition to Obamacare overhaul... +

Republicans hold 52 of the 100 seats in the Senate and can afford at most only two defections...

 2017-09-24 17:22 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Sen. Collins says it's hard to envision getting to "yes" on Graham-Cassidy bill... +
 2017-09-24 17:20 

Washington Post

Palestinian leader tries to put Trump on notice with warning... +

Overshadowed by last weeks showdown between the U.S. and North Korea, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas issued an ominous warning in his address to the United Nations: With hopes running out for an independent Palestinian state, the Palestinian leader s...

 2017-09-24 17:17 

Fox News

[ World ]

Palestinian leader tries to put Trump on notice with warning... +

Overshadowed by last week's showdown between the U.S. and North Korea, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas issued an ominous warning in his address to the United Nations: With hopes running out for an independent Palestinian state, the Palestinian lea...

 2017-09-24 17:08 

Washington Post

German election: Alternative for Germany co-leader Alice Weidel pledges constructive opposition in parliament... +

German election: Alternative for Germany co-leader Alice Weidel pledges constructive opposition in parliament....

 2017-09-24 17:03 

Al Jazeera

Thousands welcome Sheikh Tamim back in show of unity... +

Qataris and foreigners line up Doha waterfront to greet emir after his first trip abroad since the start of Gulf crisis....

 2017-09-24 17:03 

Deutsche Welle

Angela Merkel's done it again!... +

No change in Germany: Angela Merkel will stay on as chancellor. Germans like constancy. However, Merkel has some major tasks to fulfill during her fourth term in office....

 2017-09-24 17:00 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Witnesses: Many Rohingya still trying to flee Myanmar... +

The U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees says the exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh is "the most urgent refugee emergency in the world" right now....

 2017-09-24 17:00 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Merkel seen winning 4th term, nationalists strong in Germany... +

Chancellor Angela Merkel is widely expected to be handed a fourth term in office as Germans go to the polls in an election also likely to give the farthest right-wing party in 60 years, the anti-migrant Alternative for Germany, seats in parliament....

 2017-09-24 17:00 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Airstrikes hit Syria's Aleppo despite ceasefire... +

A Syrian war monitoring group says airstrikes have targeted rural Aleppo for the first time in months since a cease-fire has taken hold in the province....

 2017-09-24 17:00 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: German election: Merkel challenger says he lost... +

Angela Merkel, who is seeking a fourth term as chancellor in Germany, has voted at a polling station near her home in Berlin's Mitte neighborhood....

 2017-09-24 16:58 

Washington Post

German election: Chancellor Angela Merkel claims a mandate to form a new government... +

German election: Chancellor Angela Merkel claims a mandate to form a new government....

 2017-09-24 16:57 

Washington Post

German election: Chancellor Angela Merkel vows to win back voters from nationalist Alternative for Germany... +

German election: Chancellor Angela Merkel vows to win back voters from nationalist Alternative for Germany....

 2017-09-24 16:54 

Reuters Africa

Myanmar says bodies of 28 Hindu villagers found in Rakhine State... +

Myanmar government forces found on Sunday the bodies of 28 Hindu villagers who authorities suspected were killed by Muslim insurgents last month, at the beginning of a spasm of violence that has sent 430,000 Muslim Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh....

 2017-09-24 16:51 

Deutsche Welle

Germany's Green party: How it evolved... +

Germany's Greens have been trailblazers for ecological movements around the world. But since the 1980s they have become increasingly conservative — making a coalition with Angela Merkel's CDU a real possibility....

 2017-09-24 16:49 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: Mexico quake death toll rises to 319... +

The Latest on Mexico's earthquake (all times local): 11:45 a.m....

 2017-09-24 16:49 

Euronews

Angela Merkel: from Kohl's girl to global leader... +

Ever since the German election campaign started, polls indicated that Europes longest-serving female Chancellor Angela Merkel was likely to emerge triumphant for a fourth...

 2017-09-24 16:49 

Deutsche Welle

What you need to know about Germany's liberals, the Free Democratic Party... +

After four years without representation in the Bundestag, the FDP is back. Here's what you need to know about the small party that could hold the keys to power....

 2017-09-24 16:48 

Reuters

[ World ]

Myanmar says bodies of 28 Hindu villagers found in Rakhine State... +

Myanmar government forces found on Sunday the bodies of 28 Hindu villagers who authorities suspected were killed by Muslim insurgents last month, at the beginning of a spasm of violence that has sent 430,000 Muslim Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh....

 2017-09-24 16:44 

Fox News

[ World ]

Pope's advisers on sex abuse also look into kids of priests... +

Pope Francis' committee of advisers on protecting children from sexually abusive priests is expanding its workload to include the needs and rights of children born to Roman Catholic priests....

 2017-09-24 16:41 

Euronews

Prince Harry downsizes to a tiny Land Rover in Toronto... +

Prince Harry climbed aboard a tiny Land Rover and let 5-year-old Daimy Gommers drive him around a track on Saturday. Prince Harry is in Toronto...

 2017-09-24 16:41 

Fox News

[ World ]

Merkel wins fourth term as far-right enters German parliament... +

German Chancellor Angela Merkels conservative party beat its rivals on Sunday to garner a plurality of the vote, but a far-right party will also enter the country's parliament for the time in more than 60 years, according to exit polls....

 2017-09-24 16:36 

Washington Post

German election: Center-left challenger Martin Schulz concedes defeat... +

German election: Center-left challenger Martin Schulz concedes defeat....

 2017-09-24 16:32 

NBC News

Merkel Wins Fourth Term as Far-Right Enters German Parliament... +
 2017-09-24 16:27 

Reuters

[ Lead Headline ]

Merkel wins fourth term as far-right enters German parliament... +

Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives beat their rivals on Sunday to win her a fourth term in an election that will also bring a far-right party into Germany's parliament for the first time in more than half a century, exit polls showed....

 2017-09-24 16:19 

Washington Post

Kurds undeterred by international opposition to independence vote... +

Iran closed its airspace to Kurdish flights and conducted military exercises on the border, but Kurds remain upbeat about the referendum...

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