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Hamas warns US against moving Israel embassyGaza's Hamas rulers are warning the U.S. not to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, saying such a step could unleash new violence
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
Security forces and citizens inspect the scene after a bomb explosion inside a car showroom in  Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)
Iraqi forces battle Islamic State in pocket of eastern MosulFierce fighting erupted in Mosul as Iraqi forces tried to drive Islamic State militants from one of their last bastions in the eastern half of the city, while aid groups expressed concern for the estimated 750,000 people still in the militant-held west
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
A woman walks in Astana, Kazakhstan, on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Astana, the capital city of Kazakhstan, which is hosting Syria peace talks, is a relatively new name on the map. Founded in the early 19th century as a Russian empire outpost, Akmolinsk was a backwater in the wind-swept steppe. That changed in 1994 when Kazakhstan's first president decided to move the capital from the commercial center Almaty, and Akmolinsk was renamed Astana.(AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
The Latest: Syria talks in Astana pledge to safeguard truceThe Latest: Syria talks in Kazakhstan conclude with Russia, Turkey and Iran striking deal to safeguard cease-fire
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Egypt's el-Sissi says he is alarmed by high divorce ratesEgypt's president says he is alarmed by his country's high divorce rates and is suggesting ground-breaking legislation to ban Muslim husbands from verbally declaring their spouses divorced
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
Saudi Arabia warns destructive computer virus has returnedSaudi Arabia is warning that a computer virus that destroyed the systems of its state-run oil company in 2012 has returned
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A firefighter kisses one of the three puppies that were found alive in the rubble of the avalanche-hit Hotel Rigopiano, near Farindola, central Italy, Monday, Jan. 22, 2017. Emergency crews digging into an avalanche-slammed hotel were cheered Monday by the discovery of three puppies who had survived for days under tons of snow, giving them new hope for the 23 people still missing in the disaster. (Italian Firefighters via AP)
The Latest: Reports of helicopter down near avalanche zoneItaly's civil protection agency says it's checking reports of a helicopter being down in central Abruzzo, though it's not clear if it's involved in the avalanche operation
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This undated photo issued by the Supreme Court shows the Justices of the Supreme Court of the UK who will be sitting on the Article 50 case on Tuesday Jan. 24, 201. Back row from left, Lord Toulson - not sitting in the Article 50 case -, Lord Carnwath, Lord Sumption, Lord Wilson, Lord Reed, Lord Hughes, Lord Hodge and front row from left, Lord Kerr, Lady Hale, Lord Neuberger, Lord Mance, Lord Clarke. Britain's government must get parliamentary approval before starting the process of leaving the European Union, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday Jan. 24, 2017, potentially delaying Prime Minister Theresa May's plans to trigger negotiations by the end of March. (Supreme Court via AP)
UK government loses Brexit case, must consult ParliamentBritain's Supreme Court says the government must get parliamentary approval before starting the process of leaving the European Union, potentially delaying Prime Minister Theresa May's plan to trigger negotiations by the end of March
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this file photo from Oct. 30, 2015, filmmaker Roman Polanski talks to reporters in Krakow, Poland, after a Polish judge ruled that Polish law forbids his extradition to the U.S., where in 1977 he pleaded guilty to having had sex with a minor. Filmmaker Roman Polanski has decided not to preside over the French equivalent of the Oscars, after protests from France's women's rights minister and feminist groups because of decades-old U.S. sex charges. (AP Photo/Jarek Praszkiewicz, File)
Polanski abandons plan to preside over French OscarsFilmmaker Roman Polanski has decided not to preside over the French equivalent of the Oscars, after protests from France's women's rights minister and feminist groups because of decades-old U.S. sex charges
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this March 7, 2016 file photo, Dan Adamescu, center, one of Romania's richest and controversial businessmen serving a prison sentence for bribery, walks aided by two men to the national anti-corruption prosecutors office to be questioned in Bucharest, Romania. Daughter-in-law Adriana Constantinescu told Romania TV that Adamescu died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in a private hospital where he had been transferred from prison for treatment for an infection. He was 68. (Andreea Alexandru/Mediafax Foto via AP, File)
Romanian businessman jailed for bribing judges diesDan Adamescu, one of Romania's richest and a controversial businessmen serving a prison sentence for bribery, has died
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Gina Miller, the lead claimant in the legal fight to get Parliament to vote on whether Britain can start the process of leaving the European Union, arrives at the Supreme Court in London, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. Britain's Supreme Court will rule Tuesday on whether the prime minister or Parliament has the right to trigger the process of taking Britain out of the EU. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
The Latest: Downing Street reacts to losing Brexit casePrime Minister Theresa May's office says it will respect the decision by the Supreme Court to force a vote in Parliament in triggering Britain's exit from the European Union
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this June 19, 2016 file photo, Australia's opposition Labor Party leader Bill Shorten delivers a speech in Sydney. Several countries expressed hope Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, that the Trans-Pacific Partnership could be salvaged, after President Donald Trump's decision on a U.S. withdrawal from the trade pact left its future in serious jeopardy. Shorten slammed Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for suggesting the deal could continue without the U.S. "The TPP's dead," Shorten said. "How on earth can Mr. Turnbull want to waste the time of the parliament, asking the parliament to ratify an agreement which includes America, when America is not in it? It's just the peak of delusional absurdity." (AP Photo/Rob Griffith, File)
Push to save Pacific Rim trade deal after US exits TPP pactU.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership is prompting other member countries to consider ways to salvage the trade pact
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Police in Sweden probe rape reportedly aired on FacebookPolice in Sweden say three men have been arrested on suspicion of being part a group rape that was streamed live on a closed Facebook group
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