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Guatemalan prosecutors seek to question former first lady

Fri, 2020-02-28 22:43
Guatemalan prosecutors are seeking to summon former first lady Patricia Marroquín de Morales for questioning in connection with possible fraud

Cyprus says Turkey deliberately sent it migrants for months

Fri, 2020-02-28 22:20
Cyprus' interior minister has accused Turkey of deliberately channeling migrants for months to the ethnically-divided island's Greek Cypriot south to alter the composition of its population

2 killed in dry ice accident at Moscow bath complex

Fri, 2020-02-28 21:18
Russian officials say two people were killed when a large amount of dry ice was dumped into a pool at a bath complex in Moscow

Many Venezuelans struggle to put food on the table in crisis

Fri, 2020-02-28 21:13
A recent study finds that Venezuelans have less trouble finding food in the markets, but their nation's crisis makes it hard for them to afford it

Grounded cargo ship leaking oil off Brazilian coast

Fri, 2020-02-28 20:37
Environmental authorities say a 340-meter-long cargo ship grounded off the coast of Brazil has begun leaking oil

US accuses Mexican ex-governor of corruption, cartel bribes

Fri, 2020-02-28 20:33
The U.S. government has designated an ex-governor of the Mexican state of Nayarit under the Magnitsky Act, accusing him of corruption and cartel ties

Anti-Polanski protesters greet French film awards ceremony

Fri, 2020-02-28 19:23
Women's rights activists are protesting outside the French version of the Oscars because Roman Polanski's latest film is leading the nominations

Islamic extremists kill Nigerian pastor, attack his hometown

Fri, 2020-02-28 18:10
Islamic militants have killed a Christian pastor who had appealed for help in a video just days earlier

Historic Paris train station evacuated due to nearby fire

Fri, 2020-02-28 18:07
Police are evacuating a historic Paris train station because a fire is raging nearby

EU launches antitrust probe into Italy loan to Alitalia

Fri, 2020-02-28 17:56
The European Union's antitrust watchdog has launched an investigation into a 400 million euro loan provided by Italy to national flag carrier Alitalia

Cruise ship sails to St. Maarten after COVID-19 scare

Fri, 2020-02-28 17:10
A British cruise ship turned away by the Dominican Republic after passengers suffered flu-like symptoms is awaiting approval to dock on the Dutch island of St. Maarten

UN envoy says Libya truce nearly broke down amid fighting

Fri, 2020-02-28 17:07
The U.N. envoy for Libya has denounced a near-breakdown of a fragile truce between the country’s warring sides

Guinea to vote Sunday on contested referendum

Fri, 2020-02-28 15:02
Guinea will be voting Sunday on a contested referendum that could extend the president’s rule for at least another decade and lead to deeper political violence and more deadly demonstrations

Former Prague Muslim leader sentenced on terror charges

Fri, 2020-02-28 14:43
A Czech court has convicted a former Prague imam of being part of a terror group and financing terrorism, sentencing him to 10 years in prison

Thousands of Bangladeshi Muslims protest India violence

Fri, 2020-02-28 13:58
Several thousand Muslims have marched from the main mosque in Bangladesh's capital to denounce India's government for allegedly inflaming tensions between Hindus and Muslims, leading to clashes that left at least 40 dead and hundreds injured

Mexico confirms first 2 cases of coronavirus

Fri, 2020-02-28 13:46
Mexico's assistant health secretary says the country now has two confirmed cases of the new coronavirus

German unemployment steady at 5% in February

Fri, 2020-02-28 13:43
Germany's Federal Labor Agency is reporting that unemployment remained steady in February in the country, despite overall weakness in Europe's largest economy

Turkey moves ahead with its threats to send refugees to EU

Fri, 2020-02-28 13:42
Hundreds of refugees and migrants in Turkey are heading for the country’s land and sea borders with Greece , buoyed by Turkish officials’ statements indicating they will not be hindered from crossing the frontier to head into Europe

EU welcomes Kosovo cut to Serbia tariffs, US says not enough

Fri, 2020-02-28 13:38
The European Union has welcomed Kosovo's decision to partially lift a 100% tariff on Serbian goods

Parents slam Serbia bill in chilling 'missing babies' cases

Fri, 2020-02-28 13:28
After years of waiting, Serbian lawmakers are set to soon pass a bill that authorities say attempts to shed light on a chilling, decades-old scandal involving hundreds of families who suspect their babies were stolen at birth