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Russian state TV: Assad travels to Russia, meets with Putin

Russian state TV: Assad travels to Russia, meets with Putin

MOSCOW — Russia's Vladimir Putin has met with Syrian President Bashar Assad in the Black Sea resort of Sochi ahead of a summit between Russia, Turkey and Iran and a new round of Syria peace talks in Geneva, Russian and Syrian state media reported Tue
Impeachment of Zimbabwe's Mugabe set to begin

Impeachment of Zimbabwe's Mugabe set to begin

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe's ruling party is set to begin impeachment proceedings against longtime President Robert Mugabe, while a party official says government ministers have been instructed to boycott a Cabinet meeting called by the president.
Judge permanently blocks Trump sanctuary cities order

Judge permanently blocks Trump sanctuary cities order

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal judge on Monday permanently blocked President Donald Trump's executive order to cut funding from cities that limit co-operation with U.S. immigration authorities. U.S.
Body of worker recovered after cosmetics factory blast, fire

Body of worker recovered after cosmetics factory blast, fire

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Argentina's navy says sounds didn't come from missing sub

Argentina's navy says sounds didn't come from missing sub

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina — Sounds detected by probes deep in the South Atlantic on Monday did not come from an Argentine submarine that has been lost for five days, the country's navy said Monday, dashing newfound hope among relatives of the 44 sailo

New York Times reporter suspended in harassment probe

NEW YORK — The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates charges that he made unwanted advances on young women while he worked as a reporter at Politico and the Times.
US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians

US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation.
Attorneys filing Vegas shooting lawsuits with 450 plaintiffs

Attorneys filing Vegas shooting lawsuits with 450 plaintiffs

LAS VEGAS — Attorneys who filed one of the first lawsuits after the Oct. 1 mass shooting that killed 58 concert-goers and left hundreds injured on the Las Vegas Strip filed four new negligence cases Monday on behalf of more than 450 victims.
Bounty offered for beheadings of Bollywood director, actress

Bounty offered for beheadings of Bollywood director, actress

NEW DELHI — A member of India's Hindu nationalist ruling party offered 100 million rupees ($1.
Prosecutor seeks probe of US personnel in Afghanistan

Prosecutor seeks probe of US personnel in Afghanistan

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The International Criminal Court prosecutor asked for authorization Monday to investigate reported human rights abuses in Afghanistan, including allegations of rape and torture by U.S.