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 2017-09-18 18:18 

Washington Post

Trudeau: Canada could stop dealing with Boeing over dispute... +

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday his government could stop doing business with Boeing if the U.S. company doesnt drop a trade complaint against Canadian plane maker Bombardier....

 2017-09-18 18:11 

Reuters

[ World ]

Trump says giving Mideast peace 'an absolute go'... +

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he believed ...

 2017-09-18 18:11 

Reuters

[ World ]

Syria investigator del Ponte signs off with a sting... +

Veteran prosecutor Carla del Ponte signed off from the United Nations Syria investigation on Monday by criticizing the U.N. Security Council and telling Syria's ambassador his government had used chemical weapons....

 2017-09-18 18:10 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Suicide among U.S. military veterans higher in certain states... +
 2017-09-18 18:05 

Reuters Africa

Syria investigator del Ponte signs off with a sting... +

Veteran prosecutor Carla del Ponte signed off from the United Nations Syria investigation on Monday by criticising the U.N. Security Council and telling Syria's ambassador his government had used chemical weapons....

 2017-09-18 18:00 

Washington Post

Israel and US open first American military base in Israel... +

Israel and the U.S. have inaugurated the first American military base on Israeli soil....

 2017-09-18 17:58 

Sky News

Athlete cycles around the world in 79 days... +

A British ultra-endurance cyclist has circumnavigated the globe in 79 days - beating the previous record by 44 days....

 2017-09-18 17:57 

Al Jazeera

Polls suggest jump in German far-right party's support... +

AfD, the first far-right party set to enter German parliament in more than half a century, attacks Islam and refugees....

 2017-09-18 17:56 

Washington Post

Greek police clash with some rioters at Athens protest... +

Minor clashes have broken out between Greek police and stone-throwing youths during an Athens protest march in memory of an activist musician killed by a far-right person four years ago....

 2017-09-18 17:55 

Euronews

Asian Games Games kick off in Ashgabat... +

The arrival of the official flame has kicked off the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistans capital Ashgabat. Its the end...

 2017-09-18 17:52 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Opposition sees Brexit 'chaos' in UK govt shifts and feuds... +

Britain's statistics regulator has accused Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson of misleadingly claiming that leaving the European Union will give Britain an extra 350 million pounds ($475 million) a week to spend on health care....

 2017-09-18 17:50 

Reuters

[ World ]

Trump says he will make decision 'very soon' on Iran nuclear deal... +

U.S. President Donald Trump said he believed ...

 2017-09-18 17:50 

Reuters

[ World ]

Saudi Shura Council to vote on curbing autonomy of morality police... +

Saudi Arabia's Shura Council, an influential advisory body to the government, will vote on a proposal to merge the religious police into the ministry of Islamic affairs, local media reported, further curbing the force's authority....

 2017-09-18 17:50 

Deutsche Welle

'Palestinians want reconciliation' between Fatah and Hamas... +

Hamas has made an offer to its Palestinian rival, Fatah, agreeing to hold elections in the Gaza Strip. The head of the Heinrich Böll Foundation in Ramallah, Bettina Marx, sees this as a striking and positive development....

 2017-09-18 17:46 

USA Today

Why more Germans are anti-Trump than anti-immigration... +

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats saw a slight uptick in membership after Trump's election....

 2017-09-18 17:44 

Deutsche Welle

Caribbean islands brace as Hurricane Maria approaches... +

Hurricane Maria has developed into a Category 3 storm as the Caribbean's Leeward Islands prepare for impact. It is expected to bring dangerous winds, rain and storm surges to other, already damaged islands....

 2017-09-18 17:43 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Navy fires 2 commanders in connection with ship collisions... +

Navy fires 2 commanders in connection with ship collisions as part of sweeping purge of leadership in the Japan-based fleet....

 2017-09-18 17:43 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Meeting Netanyahu, Trump talks Middle East peace... +

President Donald Trump presses the need for reform at the United Nations as he makes his debut address to a session of the U.N. General Assembly in New York....

 2017-09-18 17:39 

Reuters

[ World ]

Bomb blast hits Syrian town of Qamishli, injuries reported: state TV... +

A motorbike exploded in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli on Monday, wounding at least four people, Syrian state television reported....

 2017-09-18 17:37 

Al Jazeera

Internet shutdowns raise free speech concerns in India... +

Government cites security reasons for blocking internet use after incidents of civil unrest....

 2017-09-18 17:34 

Radio Free Asia

China Cracks Down on Public Discussion of Activist's Subversion Trial... +

Critics of the ruling Chinese Communist Party say they are being targeted for surveillance and monitoring ahead of a major political meeting next month....

 2017-09-18 17:33 

Washington Post

Pakistan: Attack at Afghan border kills 1, wounds 11... +

A Pakistan government official says a suicide attack has killed one civilian and wounded 12 others attempting to target a paramilitary vehicle near the Chaman border crossing with Afghanistan....

 2017-09-18 17:29 

i24 News

Trump and Netanyahu meet to discuss Iran, Israeli-Palestinian peace... +

Netanyahu says looks forward to addressing 'terrible nuclear deal' with Iran...

 2017-09-18 17:29 

Reuters

[ World ]

Trump strikes conciliatory tone in first U.N. foray... +

U.S. President Donald Trump chaired a session aimed at reforming the world body alongside U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Gutteres that struck a note of cooperation between the American leader and the organization he frequently pilloried on the......

 2017-09-18 17:29 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Does your teen want a tattoo? Pediatricians have some advice... +
 2017-09-18 17:25 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Analysis: Putin's Orchestra in Belgrade... +

A famous Belgrade radio station has ended its broadcasts and is now being replaced by Sputnik, the Russian state-sponsored media outlet, a sign of Moscow's use of soft power to try to win local hearts and minds....

 2017-09-18 17:23 

Reuters Africa

Congo ban on non-biometric passports sparks outcry... +

A sudden decision forcing all Congolese nationals to travel on biometric passports from next month has provoked a backlash from lawmakers already vexed by revelations about the documents' high cost....

 2017-09-18 17:21 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Kyrgyzstan Scraps Hydropower Project Deal With Czech Company... +

Kyrgyz Prime Minister Sapar Isakov says his government has canceled an agreement with a Czech company to construct parts of Upper Naryn Cascade hydropower project and several other hydropower plants....

 2017-09-18 17:20 

Reuters Africa

Bomb blast hits Syrian town of Qamishli, injuries reported - state TV... +

A motorbike exploded in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli on Monday, wounding at least four people, Syrian state television reported....

 2017-09-18 17:19 

Reuters

[ World ]

Turkey starts trial of 30 newspaper staff for links to coup attempt... +

Thirty journalists and newspaper executives from a Turkish newspaper which was shut down last year went on trial on Monday, facing life sentences over charges that they had links to a failed coup attempt....

 2017-09-18 17:18 

Euronews

Ballerinas treat commuters to Swan Lake recital in Antwerp... +

Commuters in Antwerp were treated to a surprise recital of Tchaikovskys Swan Lake by 48 dancers from The Shanghai Ballet, who performed a couple of...

 2017-09-18 17:18 

Washington Post

Uganda police detain 11 protesting life presidency... +

Ugandan police have detained a lawmaker and 10 others who were arrested while protesting against a plan that they charge would enable the countrys long-term president to rule for life....

 2017-09-18 17:17 

Reuters Africa

Uganda police arrest youths who oppose fresh term for ruler in power since 1986... +

Ugandan police have arrested 10 youths for staging an illegal rally to oppose a planned constitutional amendment to allow President Yoweri Museveni, one of the world's longest serving rulers, to run for a fresh term....

 2017-09-18 17:15 

Reuters Africa

Three suicide bombers kill 12 in Nigeria, emergency agency says... +

Suspected suicide bombers killed at least 12 people and injured 26 others on Monday in northeast Nigeria's state of Borno, epicentre of the Islamist militant Boko Haram insurgency, the chairman of the local emergency agency said....

 2017-09-18 17:14 

Washington Post

Netanyahu: U.S.-Israel relations 'never been stronger, never been deeper'... +

Before meeting with President Trump on Sept. 18, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu praised Trump's leadership and said the two leaders would discuss how to roll back Irans growing aggression in the region, especially in Syria....

 2017-09-18 17:09 

Reuters Africa

South African opposition to lay criminal complaint against McKinsey... +

South Africa's opposition Democratic Alliance will lay a criminal complaint against McKinsey for ...

 2017-09-18 17:09 

Reuters

[ World ]

Putin watches as Russia intensifies war games that have rattled West... +

President Vladimir Putin observed Russia's biggest war games in years on Monday, watching as his forces successfully repelled an imaginary enemy and launched a tank-led counter offensive, part of an exercise that has rattled the West....

 2017-09-18 17:09 

Reuters

[ World ]

Cape Town grain silo turned into Africa's largest art museum... +

What was an abandoned grain silo is now the largest museum of contemporary African art in Africa.Rough cut (no reporterer narration)....

 2017-09-18 17:09 

Reuters

[ World ]

Turkish asylum applications in Germany jump 55 percent this year... +

The number of Turks seeking asylum in Germany is up sharply this year and has been rising steadily since last year's failed military coup in Turkey, German government data showed on Monday....

 2017-09-18 17:08 

Reuters Africa

Kenya central bank holds benchmark lending rate at 10.0 pct... +

Kenya's central bank held its main lending rate at 10.0 percent as expected on Monday, saying food supplies were likely to improve and lower pressure on inflation....

 2017-09-18 17:05 

Reuters Africa

French IT firm says its technology won't be ready for Oct 17 re-run of Kenya poll... +

A French IT company that supplied the electronic system used in Kenya's nullified election last month has told the country's election board that its technology would not be ready to use again by the Oct. 17 date set for a re-run of the vote....

 2017-09-18 17:04 

Washington Post

Austrian court sentences man who urged gassing of migrants... +

An Austrian court has found a man guilty of violating the countrys anti-Nazi laws and sentenced him to a 14-month suspended prison term after he posted a call for the reopening of a Hitler-era concentration camp and the gassing of migrants there....

 2017-09-18 17:03 

Sky News

Unusual deposit: Loos blocked by €100,000 cash... +

Toilets in Geneva have been blocked by €100,000 (£88,000) in high-denomination euro banknotes - prompting prosecutors to seek the money's origin....

 2017-09-18 17:00 

Reuters Africa

Malawi ministers to testify against cabinet colleague in maize graft trial... +

Three Malawian ministers will testify in court against a former cabinet colleague charged with abuse of office over a maize procurement contract, court documents showed....

 2017-09-18 16:58 

Reuters

[ World ]

Mexican leftist Obrador leads ahead of 2018 election: poll... +

Mexican leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who leads the National Regeneration Movement (MORENA) party, is the front-runner ahead of next year's presidential election, according to a newspaper poll published on Monday....

 2017-09-18 16:57 

Washington Post

U.S. and South Korea conduct military drills over Korean Peninsula... +

On Sept. 17, U.S. warplanes dropped live bombs over the Korean Peninsula in response to North Koreas recent nuclear tests....

 2017-09-18 16:51 

CBS News

[ World ]

U.N. says 2 Americans unjustly held in Iran part of "emerging pattern"... +
 2017-09-18 16:49 

Washington Post

Moscow court rejects lawsuit by Raoul Wallenbergs relatives... +

A court in Moscow has turned down a lawsuit by the relatives of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who disappeared after helping at least 20,000 Hungarian Jews escape the Holocaust....

 2017-09-18 16:48 

Reuters

[ World ]

In German rustbelt, Merkel challenger's social justice pitch falls flat... +

The steelworks in Duisburg employed 3,000 people when it was closed in 1985. Today, the disused factory, now a park showcasing the city's industrial heritage, gives work to dozens of curators, artists and athletes....

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