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Roll out the barrels: Christo artwork floats on London lake

June 18, 2018

LONDON (AP) — The ducks, geese and hardy cold-water swimmers in London's Hyde Park have a new neighbor: a monumental floating structure made from 7,506 stacked barrels colored bright red, mauve... more »»

Kremlin is relieved that no one died in Moscow taxi crash

June 18, 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian government says it's relieved that nobody died in a weekend taxi crash in Moscow that injured two Mexican soccer fans and six other pedestrians. more »»

Israeli bill seeks to ban photographing soldiers

June 18, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Cabinet ministers have proposed legislation that seeks to outlaw photographing Israeli soldiers "for the sake of shaming them," a ban rights groups say would amount to... more »»

Vatican, Mexico lament children suffer most from migration

June 18, 2018

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican and Mexico are lamenting how children "are suffering the most" from forced migration, as the Trump administration comes under increasing criticism for its policy o... more »»

British police: 3 men struck dead by train in south London

June 18, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Three young men have died after being struck by a train in south London, British Transport Police said Monday. more »»

Abbas aide slams reported US plans to raise funds for Gaza

June 18, 2018

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — A Palestinian official has condemned reported U.S. plans to secure Gulf funding for major economic projects in blockaded, impoverished Gaza. more »»

Macedonian government submits deal on new name to parliament

June 18, 2018

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's government on Monday set in motion the process of ratifying an initial agreement with southern neighbor Greece, under which it will change its name to "North... more »»

Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

June 18, 2018

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization says some obsessive video gamers may really have an addiction.

In its latest revision to a disease classification manual, the U.N. more »»

The Latest: Seehofer wants quick action on migrants

June 18, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Germany and the debate over migration (all times local):

2:50 p.m. more »»

2 Koreas agree to march together at Asian Games

June 18, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Athletes from the rival Koreas will march together under a single flag in the opening and closing ceremonies of the upcoming Asian Games in Indonesia, officials said... more »»

The Latest: Bosnian police stop migrants heading for Croatia

June 18, 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the immigration debate in Europe (all times local):

2:20 p.. more »»

AP Explains: Who and what are behind Germany's govt crisis?

June 18, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel's fourth-term government took nearly six months to put together, taking office in March after the center-left Social Democrats reluctantly agreed to team up... more »»

Thomas Markle says Prince Harry said to give Trump a chance

June 18, 2018

LONDON (AP) — The father of the former Meghan Markle says he talked politics with Prince Harry over the phone — and Harry argued that he should give President Donald Trump a chance. more »»

Merkel gets 2-week deadline in German migrant row

June 18, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies on Monday put on hold moves to turn back some migrants unilaterally at Germany's border, giving Merkel two weeks to find agreements with... more »»

Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

June 18, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — German authorities on Monday detained the chief executive of Volkswagen's Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into the manipulation of emissions controls. more »»

The Latest: More than 300 injured in Osaka-area earthquake

June 18, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Japan (all times local):

8:20 p.m. more »»

The Latest: UK's Boris Johnson defends UN human rights body

June 18, 2018

GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on a meeting of the U.N. Human Rights Council (all times local):

12:20 a.m.

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has defended the U.N. more »»

Germany will fail 2020 climate goals, now eyes 2030 target

June 18, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's environment minister says the country will likely miss its target of cutting carbon emissions by 2020, an embarrassment for a government that wants to lead the charge on... more »»

Epileptic boy's case sparks UK review of medical pot laws

June 18, 2018

LONDON (AP) — British Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says Britain must quickly review its policies on medical marijuana use in light of the case of a 12-year-old boy whose mother says he needs... more »»

Van crashes into fans at Dutch festival: 1 dead, 3 injured

June 18, 2018

AMSTERDAM (AP) — A van ran into a small group of pop music fans at a festival in the Netherlands, killing one person and injuring three others before fleeing the scene. more »»

 
 

 

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