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UN chief to meet with US secretary of state

The U.N. says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss "issues of mutual concern," which likely include the Middle East peace process and North Korea

Slovenian lawmakers elect conservative parliament speaker

Slovenian lawmakers have overwhelmingly elected a conservative leader as parliamentary speaker while talks continue on forming a ruling coalition after this month's inconclusive election

Bill Gates Donates $4M for Gene-Altered…

Bill Gates latest effort to curb the spread of malaria involves genetically altered mosquitoes with a license to kill. Tony Spitz has the details.

Sara Netanyahu Charged With Fraud, Breach Of Trust

Sara Netanyahu allegedly misused state funds by fraudulently ordering $100,000 worth of meals to the prime minister's residence.

Former Vatican diplomat Capella admits accessing child porn

A former Vatican diploma on trial for possession of a large quantity of child pornography has admitted the charges during the first hearing of an expedited trial inside the Vatican

The Latest: Chart shows Turkish candidates…

The Latest: Chart shows unequal TV coverage of candidates in Turkish elections

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Facebook May Soon Be Charging a Fee to Join…

Facebook has begun a pilot program that will allow Facebook group administrators charge people for membership to certain groups. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.

Turkey Announces Retaliatory Tariffs On US Goods

Turkey announced it's imposing retaliatory tariffs on U.S. imports.

Greek leader dons tie in sartorial relief over bailout end

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has donned a tie, for the first time in more than three years in office, to celebrate the debt relief deal agreed by the country's creditors

UN: Basic human rights being 'chiseled away' in Venezuela

A U.N. report says the rule of law in Venezuela is quickly eroding as officials allow government security forces to kill citizens without any apparent consequences

Blood, Sweat, and Urine are Crystallized as…

Alice Potts decided to turn human excrement into crystals for her fashion show at the Royal College of Art in London. Keri Lumm reports.

Britain Addresses Domestic Violence Spike During…

British organizations are rolling out ads and local law enforcement agencies are introducing hotlines.

Father of girl on Time cover says she's with her mother

The father of the girl who is pictured crying on the cover of this week's Time magazine says the Honduran foreign ministry told him that his daughter is detained with her mother in McAllen, Texas, and the two have not been separated

Gaza officials: 20 Palestinians wounded at Israeli border

Gaza's Health Ministry says 20 Palestinians were injured by Israeli fire along the border fence

Starbucks’ CEO Thinks Sales Are Down Because…

The instagram likes you might get from posting a unicorn frappuccino are apparently not as good as skinny feels. Susana Victoria Perez has more.

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Hungary Just Took Steps To Crack Down On Illegal…

The country just criminalized efforts to help refugees and asylum-seekers.

Goodbye, Red-Light District. Hello, 'Mega-Brothel'

A Belgian nonprofit wanted to turn an abandoned hangar in the city of Ostend into a maritime museum—but city officials have decided on an entirely different use for the site instead. A "mega-brothel" is more what they have in mind, in what they say is an effort to help...

OPEC countries to pump more oil to contain price…

The OPEC oil countries have agreed to increase their production by almost 1 million barrels a day. Analysts say the move should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices.

Take This Many Hot Baths Per Week To Reduce Your…

A scientific study says taking hot baths could reduce the risk of heart disease.

For Many Central American Migrants, The US Border…

Gang violence is prompting many Central American families to make the dangerous trek to the U.S.-Mexico border.

Confusion swirls on border after Trump reversal…

President Donald Trump's order to stop separating migrant children from their parents has spread confusion and uncertainty along the border

The Latest: Assad says talks with US would be waste of time

Syrian President Bashar Assad has told a Russian television station that he thinks it would be pointless to have talks with the United States

Psychologists Say Don't 'Find' Your Passion…

New research suggests that following your dreams could be counterintuitive and that instead you should develop your passions. Tony Spitz has the details.

EU Announces Retaliatory Tariffs Against The US

Tariffs will be placed on items ranging from motorcycles to blue jeans to bourbon.

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The Latest: German auto lobby makes warning over…

The Latest: As trade tensions rise, Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on EU cars

South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir…

South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir rejects rival Machar; 'We have had enough of him'

Scientists Warn A Huge Solar Storm Could Send Us…

Experts warn that a solar storm the size of the one a hundred and fifty years ago, could plunge the world into chaos. Tony Spitz has the details.