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FILE - In this March 10, 2019, file photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attends a press conference with his Iraqi counterpart Mohamed Alhakim at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs building in Baghdad, Iraq. Zarif for the first time suggested his country's ballistic missile program could be on the table for negotiations with the U.S. - if America stops selling arms to its Gulf allies in the Mideast, Monday night, July 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File)
Iran says minister's missile remarks meant to challenge USIran further clarifies its top diplomat's missile comments as hypothetical, meant to challenge US arms sales in Mideast
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
Rescuers work at the site of a building that collapsed in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, July 16, 2019. A four-story residential building collapsed Tuesday in a crowded neighborhood in Mumbai, India's financial and entertainment capital, and several people were feared trapped in the rubble, an official said. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
Rescuers look for survivors after building collapse in IndiaRescuers are clearing debris and using sniffer dogs to find survivors after a dilapidated residential building collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai, killing at least 12 people
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this picture released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks in a meeting with a group of clerics, in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Khamenei said Tuesday his country will retaliate over the seizure of an Iranian supertanker carrying 2.1 million barrels of light crude oil. The vessel was seized with the help of British Royal Marines earlier this month off Gibraltar. (Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP)
US fears Iran seized UAE-based tanker in Strait of HormuzAn oil tanker from the UAE traveling through the Strait of Hormuz entered Iranian waters and turned off its tracker, leading the U.S. to suspect Iran seized the vessel amid heightened tensions
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this March 10, 2019, file photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attends a press conference with his Iraqi counterpart Mohamed Alhakim at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs building in Baghdad, Iraq. Zarif for the first time suggested his country's ballistic missile program could be on the table for negotiations with the U.S. - if America stops selling arms to its Gulf allies in the Mideast, Monday night, July 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File)
The Latest: Iran says it helped a tanker with tow to harborAn Iranian news agency quotes a Foreign Ministry spokesman as saying Iran helped an oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz amid U.S. concern that Tehran seized one there
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Karen Palacios, center, is helped by family members after she was released from prison at Los Teques on the outskirts of Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Palacios who plays the clarinet and was cut from the National Philharmonic for criticizing the government, was detained for 6 weeks. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
Venezuela frees musician jailed after blasting governmentAuthorities in Venezuela have released from prison a young musician who was jailed six weeks ago after taking to social media to vent her frustration against President Nicolas Maduro's government
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha attends a group photo with his cabinet members at the government house in Bangkok Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Prayuth on Tuesday led his 36 cabinet members to take their oaths in front of Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
With new Cabinet, Thailand replaces junta with army alliesThailand's new Cabinet has been sworn in, creating a nominally elected government after five years of military rule but keeping power in the hands of the same army allies
The Associated Press4 hours ago
In this Sunday, July 14, 2019, photo, protesters throw umbrellas toward policemen during a crash inside a shopping mall in Sha Tin District in Hong Kong. What began as a protest against an extradition bill has ballooned into a fundamental challenge to the way Hong Kong is governed _ and the role of the Chinese government in the city’s affairs. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Hong Kong protests expand to oppose China, with no end nearWhat began as a protest against an extradition bill has ballooned into a fundamental challenge to the way Hong Kong is governed and the role of the Chinese government in the city's affairs
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 file photo, musician Johnny Clegg performs on stage during his own farewell concert in Johannesburg. Clegg died at his home in Johannesburg Tuesday, July 16, 2019 after suffering from pancreatic cancer. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell, File)
Johnny Clegg, anti-apartheid musician in South Africa, diesSouth African musician Johnny Clegg, who performed in defiance of apartheid and celebrated the country's change to democracy under Nelson Mandela, has died
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec.10, 2018 file photo, French Ecology Minister De Rugy enters his car after a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace in Paris. Francois de Rugy resigned Tuesday July 16, 2019 over reports of publicly funded lavish lifestyle. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)
Top French minister resigns over alleged lavish lifestyleThe No. 2 in the French government has resigned over reports that he has been living a lavish lifestyle at the expense of France's taxpayers
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Bear Flees Over 3 Electric Fences, Drawing Mockery for His CaptorsForest rangers are searching the woods for a bear that climbed over three electric fences and a 13-foot barrier to escape a wildlife enclosure in Northern Italy. The bear had been captured only hours before, the Guardian reports. "Run and save yourself," the president of an animal rights group implored....
Newser6 hours ago
A woman passes the Museum of the History of Polish Jews 'POLIN' in Warsaw, Poland, Tuesday, 16 July 2019. A Jewish association has said that some private donors to Poland's renowned Jewish history museum have suspended their donations out of concern over the government's failure to extend the term of its director. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Donors suspend funds for Poland's Jewish museumA Jewish association says private donors to Poland's renowned Jewish history museum have suspended their donations out of concern at the government's failure to extend the term of its director
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Head of UN nuclear watchdog reported to be stepping downThe United Nations' nuclear watchdog says it can't confirm rumors that its director general is stepping down for health reasons
The Associated Press8 hours ago
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