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 2018-04-23 09:10 

CBC

Salah Abdeslam, suspected in 2015 Paris attacks, convicted in Belgium trial...

A Belgian judge on Monday sentenced Salah Abdeslam, the prime surviving suspect in the 2015 Islamic State attacks on Paris, to 20 years in prison over a shootout with police in Brussels in 2016....

 2018-04-23 09:10 

AP

Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam gets 20 years in related case...

BRUSSELS (AP) — A Brussels court on Monday found 2015 Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam and an accomplice guilty of attempted murder over shots fired at police they sought to avoid arrest in a B......

 2018-04-23 09:08 

USA Today

32 Chinese tourists die in North Korea traffic accident...

The accident occurred Sunday night in North Hwanghae province, south of Pyongyang, North Korea's capital....

 2018-04-23 09:06 

Reuters Africa

Barcelona thrash Sevilla to win King's Cup again...

Unstoppable duo Andres Iniesta and Lionel Messi helped Barcelona thrash Sevilla 5-0 to win the King's Cup final for the fourth consecutive season on Saturday as they close in on a likely domestic double....

 2018-04-23 09:05 

Washington Post

Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat worker shortage...

Major Japanese construction company Shimizu Corp. has developed robots that can weld, lift and bolt for use at building sites....

 2018-04-23 09:03 

Washington Post

Yemen detainees in UAE-controlled prison start hunger strike...

Dozens of prisoners at a detention center in southern Yemen controlled by the United Arab Emirates say they have started a hunger strike to protest their indefinite detention without charges or trials....

 2018-04-23 09:02 

Fox News

[ World ]

Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat worker shortage...

Major Japanese construction company Shimizu Corp. has developed robots that can weld, lift and bolt for use at building sites....

 2018-04-23 09:02 

Washington Post

Radovan Karadzic launches appeal against convictions...

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic is arguing in a U.N. appeals court that his convictions and 40-year sentence for masterminding Serb atrocities throughout the Bosnian war should be overturned because of a string of legal errors, and that he sho...

 2018-04-23 09:01 

Fox News

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Yemen detainees in UAE-controlled prison start hunger strike...

Dozens of prisoners at a detention center in southern Yemen controlled by the United Arab Emirates say they have started a hunger strike to protest their indefinite detention without charges or trials....

 2018-04-23 09:00 

Fox News

[ World ]

Radovan Karadzic launches appeal against convictions...

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic is arguing in a U.N. appeals court that his convictions and 40-year sentence for masterminding Serb atrocities throughout the Bosnian war should be overturned because of a string of legal errors, and that he sho...

 2018-04-23 08:59 

Washington Post

Census finds increase in Mekong River's Irrawaddy dolphins...

Cambodia's government and a major conservation group say the number of critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphins along a stretch of the Mekong River has increased for the first time in 20 years but the animals still face serious threats....

 2018-04-23 08:58 

The Times of India

Paris attacks suspect gets 20-yr sentence in Brussels trial...

A Belgian judge on Monday sentenced Salah Abdeslam, the prime surviving suspect in the 2015 Islamic State attacks on Paris, to 20 years in prison over a shootout with police in Brussels in 2016....

 2018-04-23 08:58 

Washington Post

The Latest: Abdeslam, accomplice guilty of attempted murder...

The Latest on the trial of Salah Abdeslam and a suspected accomplice in Brussels (all times local):...

 2018-04-23 08:56 

Fox News

[ World ]

Census finds increase in Mekong River's Irrawaddy dolphins...

Cambodia's government and a major conservation group say the number of critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphins along a stretch of the Mekong River has increased for the first time in 20 years but the animals still face serious threats....

 2018-04-23 08:55 

AP

The Latest: Abdeslam, accomplice guilty of attempted murder...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the trial of Salah Abdeslam and a suspected accomplice in Brussels (all times local):10:50 a.m.A Brussels court has found Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam and ......

 2018-04-23 08:52 

Washington Post

Belgian court convicts Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam, accomplice of attempted murder; hands down 20-year sentence...

Belgian court convicts Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam, accomplice of attempted murder; hands down 20-year sentence....

 2018-04-23 08:51 

CBS News

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Salah Abdeslam, Paris terror attacks suspect, found guilty of attempted terrorist murder in Belgium...
 2018-04-23 08:50 

Al Jazeera

Salah Abdeslam found guilty of attempted murder in Brussels raid...

Salah Abdeslam was convicted for his role in a 2016 gunfight in Brussels four months after the Paris attacks....

 2018-04-23 08:50 

Deutsche Welle

Leroy San honored in England, now Germany starting berth beckons...

Manchester City winger Leroy San has been named the English Professional Footballers' Association Young Player of the Year. His next challenge should be snatching Julian Draxler's Germany starting spot at the World Cup....

 2018-04-23 08:48 

Reuters Africa

U.N. says calls for preservation of Iran nuclear deal...

The top U.N. disarmament official urged parties to the Iran nuclear deal on Monday not to abandon it, just weeks before U.S. President Donald Trump's May 12 deadline for his European allies to agree to toughen up the terms of the agreement....

 2018-04-23 08:48 

Sydney Morning Herald

Duchess of Cambridge, in labour...

The Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, in the 'early stages of labour'....

 2018-04-23 08:47 

Al Jazeera

For the love of books: Mobile libraries around the world...

This World Book Day, we meet the people behind mobile libraries serving communities from Nigeria to the Netherlands....

 2018-04-23 08:47 

Washington Post

GM, Korean union reach tentative agreement on wages, workers...

General Motors said Monday that it has reached a tentative agreement with its South Korean labor union on measures to cut costs and allocate new car models to GM Korea factories....

 2018-04-23 08:44 

Reuters Africa

Singapore PM's job - Once decided over cake and coffee, now mulled over for months...

Singaporeans are not used to uncertainty when it comes to their future political leaders....

 2018-04-23 08:44 

Washington Post

Eurozone interest rates could stay frozen well into 2019...

When will the European Central Bank join the U.S. Federal Reserve and start raising interest rates? This much is clear: It won't be soon....

 2018-04-23 08:43 

Fox News

[ World ]

The Latest: Court yet to issue verdict in Abdeslam trial...

The Latest on the trial of Salah Abdeslam and a suspected accomplice in Brussels (all times local): 10:35 a.m....

 2018-04-23 08:41 

Fox News

[ World ]

Eurozone interest rates could stay frozen well into 2019...

When will the European Central Bank join the U.S. Federal Reserve and start raising interest rates?...

 2018-04-23 08:41 

Washington Post

Court says suspect in 2015 Paris attack implicated in Belgian attempted murder case, but has yet to issue a verdict...

Court says suspect in 2015 Paris attack implicated in Belgian attempted murder case, but has yet to issue a verdict....

 2018-04-23 08:40 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Live Stream: Fresh Protests In Armenia...

A day after the detention of protest leader Nikol Pashinian, thousands of antigovernment demonstrators have once again been taking to the streets of Yerevan, calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Serzh Sarkisian....

 2018-04-23 08:39 

Reuters Africa

Nadal eases past Nishikori to claim record-extending 11th Monte Carlo title...

Rafa Nadal clinched a record-extending 11th Monte Carlo title as he geared up for his French Open campaign with a 6-3 6-2 victory over Japan's Kei Nishikori in the final on Sunday....

 2018-04-23 08:39 

Washington Post

Watchdog warns of humanitarian crisis in Egypt's Sinai...

A leading international rights group is warning of a humanitarian crisis in the northern part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula amid severe restrictions on the movement of people and goods due to a massive security operation against Islamic militants....

 2018-04-23 08:39 

Sky News

Shania Twain sorry for saying she'd vote for Trump...

Shania Twain has tweeted an apology to "anyone she offended" after saying she would have voted for Donald Trump in the US election....

 2018-04-23 08:37 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Taliban Attacks Kill At Least 14 Troops, Police...

Two near-simultaneous Taliban attacks in Afghanistan's western Badghis province have killed at least 14 troops and police officers, Afghan officials say....

 2018-04-23 08:36 

Fox News

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Watchdog warns of humanitarian crisis in Egypt's Sinai...

A leading international rights group is warning of a humanitarian crisis in the northern part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula amid severe restrictions on the movement of people and goods due to a massive security operation against Islamic militants....

 2018-04-23 08:34 

Deutsche Welle

Suitable for men: China's problem with job ads...

Rapid growth in China has created unprecedented economic opportunities for women in the world's second-largest economy. But massive gender discrimination in job ads continues to be a major obstacle....

 2018-04-23 08:32 

News24

Macron warns against being 'weak' with Putin...

"He's strong and smart. But don't be naive. He's obsessed by interference in our democracies," Macron told Fox News ahead of his departure for the US, where Russia stands accused of meddling in the 2016 presidential election....

 2018-04-23 08:31 

CBC

Royal baby watch is on as Duchess of Cambridge enters hospital...

The Duchess of Cambridge entered a London hospital Monday in labour with what will be the third child for her and husband Prince William, Britain's Kensington Palace said....

 2018-04-23 08:28 

Washington Post

Court says the danger emanating from sole surviving suspect in Paris attacks 'remains intact.'...

Court says the danger emanating from sole surviving suspect in Paris attacks 'remains intact.'...

 2018-04-23 08:28 

Reuters Africa

Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding...

Air strikes by a Saudi-led military coalition killed at least 20 people attending a wedding in a village in northwestern Yemen late on Sunday, residents and medical sources said....

 2018-04-23 08:24 

Al Jazeera

French President Macron urges Trump to protect Iran nuclear deal...

Emmanuel Macron made the comments ahead of his visit to the US, during which he will meet with President Donald Trump....

 2018-04-23 08:24 

Washington Post

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, enters hospital in early stages of labor...

The latest Royal Baby will be fifth in line for the British throne....

 2018-04-23 08:24 

Euronews

Duchess of Cambridge goes into hospital...

Wife of Prince William, the second-in-line to the British throne, is expecting her third child....

 2018-04-23 08:21 

Deutsche Welle

Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam found guilty of attempted murder in separate Brussels trial...

Salah Abdeslam, the last remaining suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, has been found guilty of attempted terrorist murder in a separate trial in Brussels....

 2018-04-23 08:20 

DEBKAfile

Trump starts indirect negotiations with Iran ahead of his summit with Kim...

The French president, the German Chancellor and the Iranian Foreign minister are present in the US this week, all bent The post Trump starts indirect negotiations with Iran ahead of his summit with Kim appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-04-23 08:17 

Fox News

[ World ]

2 Palestinians die of wounds sustained in Gaza protests...

The Health Ministry in Gaza says two Palestinian youths have died of wounds they sustained in Israeli fire during protests near the Israel-Gaza border....

 2018-04-23 08:16 

Al Jazeera

Is North Korea really serious about denuclearisation?...

Many celebrated a recent resolution issued by Pyongyang as a sign that it will denuclearise. Here is why they are wrong....

 2018-04-23 08:15 

Al Jazeera

Iran navy chief: US is not aware of our Naval power...

Rear-Admiral Ali Fadawi says Iran's navy is capable of delivering 'crushing response' to enemies anywhere in the world....

 2018-04-23 08:13 

Washington Post

Man arrested over Mont-Saint-Michel incident...

France's national police say a 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of threatening to attack security services at one of the country's most-visited tourist sites....

 2018-04-23 08:12 

Reuters Africa

Paris attacks suspect guilty of attempted murder in Belgium...

A Belgian judge started to deliver her verdict on Monday in the trial of Salah Abdeslam, the prime surviving suspect in the 2015 Islamic State attacks on Paris, over a shootout with police in Brussels in 2016....

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