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Trump to make Iran announcement tomorrow

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced Monday that his long-awaited decision on…

CIA’s legacy of torture lives on in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand — In February 2015, security forces in southern Thailand hauled…

Mexico has its own fake news crisis, and journalists fight back

MEXICO CITY — No, a candidate in Mexico’s upcoming presidential election did…

For residents of Syria’s capital, the attack packed a jolt but didn’t shake their resolve

Hundreds of residents gathered at major squares in the Damascus and other…

South African liberation fighter Winnie Madikizela-Mandela laid to rest with songs, tears and cheers

South Africans bid farewell to liberation fighter Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Saturday in a…

US to call on Latin America, Caribbean ‘to do more’ about Venezuela

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration was to challenge Latin America and the…

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, anti-apartheid activist and ‘Mother’ of South Africa, dies at 81

JOHANNESBURG — Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the former wife of Nelson Mandela who died…

Former Catalonia president detained in Germany

HAMBURG, Germany — Carles Puigdemont, the Catalonian separatist leader sought by Spanish…

Investigators: Russian mall security guard turned off fire alarm

MOSCOW — A security guard who turned off the fire alarm during…

The last male northern white rhino has died, spelling probable extinction for the species

JOHANNESBURG — Sudan, the last male northern white rhinoceros, died in Kenya,…

US imposes more sanctions on Venezuela but no oil ban

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration imposed fresh economic sanctions on the leftist…

Putin easily wins re-election as Russian president

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin has cemented his position in power…

Haiti hires Clinton-linked PR firm to soften image in Washington

WASHINGTON — The government of Haiti, so cash-strapped that its teachers are…

China’s parliament drops term limit, allowing Xi to rule for life

BEIJING — President Xi Jinping can now rule China for as long…

Congress warns North Korea — and Trump — on nuke talks

WASHINGTON — Members of Congress were cautious in response to the news…

China’s parliament opens amid possibility of lifelong rule by president Xi Jinping

BEIJING — China’s annual parliament opened Monday with the expected show of…

Thousands protest in Barcelona against Catalan separatism

BARCELONA, Spain — Thousands of people took to the streets of Barcelona…

NAFTA negotiators dig in for the long haul

MEXICO CITY — It’s looking increasingly likely that NAFTA talks will extend…

Ethiopia in disarray as leader quits

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Ethiopia, an opaque authoritarian country where protesters, bloggers…

Helicopter crashes into earthquake survivors in Mexico, killing 13

MEXICO CITY — After a powerful earthquake struck Mexico Friday afternoon, survivors…