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Thousands of Venezuelans enter Colombia for food, medicine

July 16, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Tens of thousands of Venezuelans poured into neighboring Colombia to buy food and medicine on Saturday after authorities briefly opened the border that has been closed for almost a year. A similar measure last week led to dramatic scenes of the elderly and mothers storming Colombian supermarkets and highlighted how daily [&hellip...

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Vietnam police detain dozens in anti-China protest

July 16, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Vietnamese expatriates cross the street while displaying placards following a brief rally a few hours before the Hague-based UN international arbitration tribunal announced its ruling on South China Sea Tuesday, July 12, 2016 in Manila, Philippines. The...

North Korea detains person it alleges is South Korean spy

July 15, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Ko Hyon Chol speaks as he is presented to reporters in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Friday, July 15, 2016. North Korea on Friday presented Ko Hyon Chol to media as a man it alleges is a South Korean spy who tried to enter the North to kidnap children. (AP...

The Latest: Prime minister appoints acting military chief

July 15, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

Turkish soldiers are seen on the Asian side of Istanbul, Friday, July 15, 2016. A group within Turkey’s military has engaged in what appeared to be an attempted coup, the prime minister said, with military jets flying over the capital and reports of...

Investigation of Mexico dump didn’t confirm student fire

July 15, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

In this April 26, 2016 file photo, family members and supporters of 43 missing teachers college students carry pictures of the students as they march to demand the case not be closed and that experts’ recommendations about new leads be followed, in...

Unable to stop Syria’s war, US offers Russia new partnership

July 14, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry shakes hands with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, before a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 14, 2016. (Vasily Maximov/Pool Photo via AP) MOSCOW (AP)...

US, Cuba hold migration talks in Havana; no new agreements

July 14, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

HAVANA (AP) — U.S. and Cuban officials held another round of talks on migration issues in Havana on Thursday to further discussions last held in December, but no new agreements were announced to advance the diplomatic thaw begun a year and a half ago by...

Truck slams into revelers in Nice, at least 80 dead

July 14, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

In this video grab taken Thursday July 14, 2016, ambulances and Police cars are seen after a truck drove on to the sidewalk and plowed through a crowd of revelers who’d gathered to watch the fireworks in the French resort city of Nice. Officials and...

IS recruits in SE Asia a rising threat despite weak attacks

July 13, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Ineffectual attacks by the Islamic State group’s followers in Southeast Asia have shown them to be fragmented and lacking in the expertise that has produced devastating death tolls elsewhere in the world. But terrorism...

Australian prime minister under pressure to revise agenda

July 13, 2016 • World NewsComments (0)

In this July 10, 2016 file photo, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull speaks at the government offices in Sydney. Turnbull came under pressure from his own lawmakers on Thursday, July 14 to revise his economic agenda after his weakened coalition...