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United Auto Workers strike against GM may be headed to day 8

1 hour 20 min ago
A strike against General Motors by 49,000 auto workers appeared to be headed for its eighth day

Egypt warns media it's monitoring protest coverage

3 hours 28 min ago
Egypt is sending a clear warning to journalists that their coverage of rare protests is being closely watched

Iraq officials: New strike targets military base, no damage

5 hours 10 min ago
An Iraqi security official and a militia commander say a new airstrike targeted a military base in the western Anbar province

AP Interview: Afghan minister says police are hardest hit

5 hours 27 min ago
AP Interview: Afghan interior minister says police are the force being hardest hit by insurgents, and are getting an overhaul

The Latest: Arab lawmakers in Israel endorse Gantz for PM

6 hours 2 min ago
The Arab bloc in Israel's parliament has endorsed Blue and White chairman Benny Gantz for prime minister

Arab lawmakers in Israel endorse Benny Gantz for prime minister, giving him an edge over incumbent Benjamin Netanyahu

6 hours 17 min ago
Arab lawmakers in Israel endorse Benny Gantz for prime minister, giving him an edge over incumbent Benjamin Netanyahu

Human chain rings German cathedral to demand gender equality

6 hours 25 min ago
About 800 people protesting gender inequality in the Catholic Church formed a human chain around Germany's Cologne Cathedral

Charity boat with 182 migrants waits to dock in Europe

6 hours 34 min ago
A humanitarian ship carrying 182 people in international waters is sailing back and forth Sunday between Italy and Malta as it waits for permission from some European country to dock.

Boris Johnson heads to UN, urging world to see beyond Brexit

6 hours 54 min ago
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is heading to the United Nations General Assembly in New York to argue that post-Brexit Britain will be a dynamic world power taking the lead on tackling climate change and an unstable Middle East

The Latest: Hong Kong protesters trample Chinese flag

7 hours 44 min ago
Protesters in Hong Kong have trampled a Chinese flag, vandalized a subway station and set a fire across a wide street, as pro-democracy demonstrations took a violent turn once again

Sudan's new PM launches probe into protesters' deaths

8 hours 44 min ago
Sudan's newly appointed prime minister launches an independent probe into pro-democracy protester deaths earlier in June

'Suspected drone' diverts 2 flights at Dubai airport

8 hours 50 min ago
Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest airport for international travel, says "suspected drone activity" caused it to divert two flights

Israel begins cutting Palestinian electricity, citing debts

9 hours 43 min ago
Israel's national electric company says it has begun reducing power supplies to Palestinian areas of the occupied West Bank due to a financial dispute

UK Labour chief Corbyn: I will serve full term if made PM

9 hours 52 min ago
Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain's main opposition Labour Party, says he will serve a full term as prime minister if he wins the next general election, which is widely expected to take place in the next few months

Jailed Tunisia magnate optimistic about winning presidency

12 hours 43 min ago
Jailed Tunisian media magnate Nabil Karoui says he's "reasonably optimistic" about winning Tunisia's presidential runoff, where he is facing independent law professor Kais Saied

Travel firm Thomas Cook holds talks to avoid a collapse

12 hours 55 min ago
Thomas Cook, one of the world's oldest and largest travel companies, is holding talks with shareholders in a last-ditch bid to avoid going bankrupt

Israeli president begins talks to form new government

14 hours 33 min ago
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin is starting his two-day consultations will all elected parties before deciding upon the prime minister-designate

Iran vows to lead Gulf security, as US sends more troops

15 hours 4 min ago
Iran's president says his country should lead Gulf security, as US sends more troops

Bus crash kills 22 in northwest Pakistan, after brakes fail

15 hours 5 min ago
Pakistani police say a bus has rammed into a hill after it breaks failed on a mountainous road, killing 22 passengers and injuring 15 in the country's northwest

Typhoon heads to northeast Japan after some damage in south

15 hours 16 min ago
A powerful typhoon is heading northeast to Japan's main island of Honshu after lashing parts of the country's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries

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