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Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speak during their meeting in Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
Israeli premier airs concerns to Russia about Iran expansionIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has visited Russia to voice concern about Iran's efforts to expand its foothold in Syria
The Associated Press13 minutes ago
Key UN panel urges US to reject racist hate speech, crimesA top U.N. body on racial discrimination has taken the unusual step of urging the United States to "unequivocally and unconditionally" reject racist hate speech and crimes after a far-right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
German returns gutter section from ancient Olympia to GreeceA chunk of a stone gutter from the birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games, which was illicitly taken from Greece some 80 years ago, has been voluntarily returned by a German member of the public
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
Seen on a court video link screen, Moroccan man Abderrahman Mechkah, lays in a hospital bed during the initial remand hearing, on suspicion of murder, attempted murder, and terrorism crimes, at court in Turku, Finland, Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017.  18-year old Mechkah, who was shot in the leg by police during his arrest, stands accused of killing two people and attempting to kill eight others with terrorist intent. (Martti Kainulainen/Lehtikuva via AP)
Finnish police arrest 2 more suspects in knife rampagePolice in Finland say they have arrested two more suspects in connection with last week's stabbings that killed two people and wounded eight in a knife rampage in the southwestern city of Turku
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
Copenhagen police homicide chief Jens Moeller speaks in a press conference in Copenhagen Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.  Danish police said Wednesday that a DNA test from a headless torso found in the Baltic Sea matches with missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who is believed to have died on an amateur-built submarine that sank. (Jens Dresling/Ritzau Foto via AP)
The Latest: Inventor's lawyer reacts in submarine death caseDanish police say a DNA test from a headless torso found in the Baltic Sea matches with missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who is believed to have died on a private submarine
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Romania: Proposed changes to justice system cause alarmRomania's justice minister has presented a package of proposed changes to the judicial system that would limit the role of the president in naming key officials
The Associated Press1 hour ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel smiles as she arrives for the 'Deutschland Live' (Germany Live) event organized by the economy news paper 'Handelsblatt' in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. Text in the background reads 'The Economy Club'. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, pool)
Germany's Merkel says "America first" attitude will hurt USGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel says she understands the support in the United States for the "America first" attitude that got President Donald Trump elected, but that in the end it will only hurt the country
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Migrants hang a banner with writing reading in Italian "we are not terrorists, we want housing" from a balcony of a building in downtown Rome, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. Rome officials are defending their decision to evacuate hundreds of refugees occupying an abandoned building in the city center after protests from the U.N. refugee agency, UNICEF and humanitarian organizations. (Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP)
Rome defends evacuation of migrants as UN complainsRome officials are defending their decision to evacuate hundreds of refugees occupying an abandoned building in the city center after protests from the U.N. refugee agency, UNICEF and humanitarian organizations
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Aug. 23, 1927, file photo, a crowd gathers in Union Square in New York a few hours before Italian immigrants and avowed anarchists Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were put to death in Boston. The pair was executed ninety years ago amid fierce anti-immigrant sentiment. (AP Photo/File)
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersNinety years ago, Italian immigrants and avowed anarchists Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were executed in Boston after one of the most notorious criminal cases of the 20th century
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Cologne to protect famous cathedral with stone blocksThe German city of Cologne is putting up heavy stone blocks around its famous cathedral to protect the landmark building and its visitors of potential terror attacks
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Firefighters and rescuers stand near the debris of a bus that crashed in  Bohmte, near Osnabrueck, northern Germany, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.  Police say 44 people, most of them women from Romania, have been injured in a bus accident in northern Germany. Police spokeswoman Anke Hamker said the driver was on a country road near the city of Osnabrueck on Wednesday, when he lost control over his vehicle because of technical problems and the bus then fell on its side.  (Nord-West-Media TV/dpa via AP)
44 mostly Romanian fruit pickers injured in German bus crashPolice in Germany say 44 people, most of them women from Romania, have been injured in a bus crash
The Associated Press1 hour ago
UK says it will leave 'direct jurisdiction' of EU courtBritish officials say the U.K. will leave the "direct jurisdiction" of the European Court of Justice after Brexit _ but the court's rulings could still carry weight in Britain
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Top Macedonian and Serbian officials agree to ease tensionMacedonia and neighboring Serbia have committed to overcome "possible misunderstandings," following a brief spot of diplomatic tension that saw Serbia remove its entire embassy staff from Skopje
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - This is a Sunday, April 9, 2017, file photo of Britain's Prince William,  left, and Britain's Prince Harry as they arrive at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in Vimy, near Arras, northern France, to attend the commemorations of the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Princes William and Harry have spoken candidly about the death of their mother, Princess Diana, in an interview marking 20 years since she was killed in a car crash.  (Philippe Huguen/Pool Photo, File via AP)
Princes William and Harry speak candidly about Diana's deathPrinces William and Harry have spoken candidly about the death of their mother, Princess Diana
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Former Dutch government minister to lead tainted egg probeThe Dutch government has appointed a former justice minister to lead an investigation into the illegal use of a pesticide to treat laying hens for lice infestations
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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