Spanish police shoot man dead in suspected terror attack
Spanish police shoot man dead in suspected terror attack

Police in Barcelona say they have shot a man who attacked officers with a knife at a police station in the Spanish city.

10 hrs 32 mins ago
Indians begin massive cleanup as rains diminish in Kerala
Indians begin massive cleanup as rains diminish in Kerala

Indian officials say a military airport has opened to commercial flights in the flood-savaged state of Kerala, to help speed in relief and fly out residents.

11 hrs 12 mins ago
Brief Korean reunions bring tears for separated families
Brief Korean reunions bring tears for separated families

Elderly South Koreans have traveled to the border with North Korea ahead of family reunions with relatives in the North they've been separated from since the Korean War.

16 hrs 3 mins ago
Uganda police battle protesters seeking release of pop star
Uganda police battle protesters seeking release of pop star

Ugandan police have fired bullets and tear gas to disperse a growing crowd of protesters demanding the release of a jailed lawmaker who is a government critic.

7 hrs 11 mins ago
UN rights chief warns UN could 'collapse' without change
UN rights chief warns UN could 'collapse' without change

The outgoing U.N. human rights chief says the U.N. Security Council's five permanent members wield too much power at the United Nations, warning that world body could "collapse" if that doesn't change.

21 mins ago
Europe sees sharp rise in measles: 41,000 cases, 37 deaths
Europe sees sharp rise in measles: 41,000 cases, 37 deaths

The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people have died.

2 hrs 47 mins ago
2 detained after shots are fired at US Embassy in Turkey
2 detained after shots are fired at US Embassy in Turkey

Shots fired at a security booth outside the U.S. Embassy in Turkey's capital, police searching for white car.

11 hrs 37 mins ago
Poland bans Ukraine activist from Europe, raising questions
Poland bans Ukraine activist from Europe, raising questions

Poland has used its powers as a European Union member to ban a Ukrainian human rights activist from all 26 countries in Europe's Schengen area, saying she poses a security threat.

3 hrs 6 mins ago
German foreign minister honors Nazi victims at Auschwitz
German foreign minister honors Nazi victims at Auschwitz

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is making a visit to the former German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau, a gesture that he said is meant to "keep alive the memory of the incredible atrocities.".

3 hrs 47 mins ago
Gatwick passengers need to check whiteboards after IT glitch
Gatwick passengers need to check whiteboards after IT glitch

Going somewhere? Gatwick Airport has resorted to using marking pens and whiteboards to post flight information after a technical failure caused electronic message boards to malfunction.

1 hr 2 mins ago
Cliff house: Unique Swiss restaurant looks for new tenants
Cliff house: Unique Swiss restaurant looks for new tenants

One of Switzerland's most picturesque restaurants will soon be looking for new operators.

6 hrs 42 mins ago
Conoco says Venezuela will pay $2 billion arbitration award
Conoco says Venezuela will pay $2 billion arbitration award

U.S. oil giant ConocoPhillips says it has reached an agreement with Venezuela*s state-owned oil company to recover nearly $2 billion it was awarded as part of a decade-old expropriation dispute.

4 hrs 12 mins ago
Ill health forces Dutch Olympian to halt long-distance swim
Ill health forces Dutch Olympian to halt long-distance swim

In a fundraising feat that has captured the imagination of his nation, a Dutch Olympian is approaching the end of a marathon swim along the route of an iconic speed skating race.

5 hrs 56 mins ago
Venezuelans nervously await dramatic economic reforms
Venezuelans nervously await dramatic economic reforms

Venezuelans are bracing for dramatic economic measures the government has announced, including a more-than 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage.

13 hrs 13 mins ago
Islamic militants launch attacks in Chechnya, 5 killed
Islamic militants launch attacks in Chechnya, 5 killed

The regional leader of Chechnya says several police officers have been wounded in attacks by Islamist militants.

3 hrs 27 mins ago

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