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Investigators explore bomber’s links to larger network

May 24, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Undated handout photo from an unnamed source made available on Wednesday May 24, 2017 of Salman Abedi. British authorities identified Salman Abedi as the bomber who was responsible for Monday’s explosion in Manchester which killed more than 20 people. (AP) LONDON (AP) — British investigators are hunting for potential conspirators linked to the...

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Embattled Brazilian president orders troops to restore order

May 24, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Mounted police charge demonstrators during an anti-government protest in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Brazil’s president ordered federal troops to restore order in the country’s capital following the evacuation of some ministries during...

Throwing chaos aside, Trump aims for caution on big trip

May 24, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump meet Pope Francis, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the Vatican. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) BRUSSELS (AP) — In his first big tour on the world stage, President Donald Trump is choosing caution over his usual brand...

Warning of “imminent” attack, Britain raises threat level

May 23, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

People sit under a billboard in Manchester city centre, Tuesday May 23, 2017, the day after the suicide attack at an Ariana Grande concert that left 22 people dead as it ended on Monday night. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth) MANCHESTER, England (AP) — As...

Duterte declares martial rule in besieged south Philippines

May 23, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte reviews honour guards upon his arrival at government airport Vnukovo II just outside Moscow, Russia, late Monday, May 22, 2017. President Rodrigo Duterte is on his official visit to Russia. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)...

China calls for new talks with North Korea on nukes

May 23, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Chinese Ambassador to the United Nations Liu Jieyi enters a Security Council meeting about North Korea at U.N. headquarters, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) UNITED NATIONS (AP) — China’s U.N. ambassador said Tuesday that multiple North...

UK police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

May 22, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

LONDON (AP) — An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert in northern England late Monday, killing at least 19 people and injuring dozens in what police say they are treating as a terrorist attack. Greater Manchester Police said 19 people were confirmed...

North Korea says ready to deploy, mass-produce new missile

May 22, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

TOKYO (AP) — North Korea said Monday it is ready to start mass-producing a new medium-range missile after a weekend test-launch confirmed its combat readiness. It called the missile, capable of reaching Japan and major U.S. military bases there, an...

Ex-South Korean President Park begins corruption trial

May 22, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In handcuffs, her eyes downcast, former South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Tuesday began a corruption trial that could send her to prison for life if she is convicted. Police escorted Park as she emerged from a bus, her inmate...

Iran’s president trounces hard-liner to secure second term

May 20, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attends a televised speech after he won the election, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, May 20, 2017. Rouhani says that the message of Friday’s election that gave him another four-year term is one of Iran living in peace and...