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Somali women walk past a destroyed building after a suicide car bomb attack in the capital Mogadishu, Somalia Wednesday, May 22, 2019. A police spokesman said the attack killed at least six people and injured more than a dozen, while Islamic extremist group al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the blast, saying it targeted vehicles carrying government officials. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
Suicide car bomb kills at least 9 in Somalia's capitalSomali police say Islamic extremists exploded a suicide car bomb near the presidential palace in the capital, killing at least nine people, including a former foreign minister
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this file image taken from video broadcast Dec. 19, 2001,  John Walker Lindh is seen during an interview soon after his capture. According to CNN, the interview took place Dec. 2, 2001. Lindh, the young Californian who became known as the American Taliban after he was captured by U.S. forces in the invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, is set to go free Thursday, May 23, 2019, after nearly two decades in prison. (CNN via AP, File)
'American Taliban' fighter to be released after 17 yearsAuthorities remain concerned about the threat possibly posed by a California man who became known as the American Taliban after he goes free
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This Sept. 12, 2018, file photo shows an Apple iPhone XR on display at the Steve Jobs Theater after an event to announce new products, in Cupertino, Calif. A Chinese national in Oregon sent hundreds of supposedly broken iPhones to Apple over two years, and got replacements under warranty of almost 1,500 devices. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
Chinese man guilty of defrauding Apple out of 1,500 iPhonesChinese national in Oregon obtained almost 1,500 new iPhones from Apple in exchange for fake ones, and now faces prison and a fine after pleading guilty
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This Monday, April 8, 2019 file photo shows the headquarters of the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland. On Wednesday, May 22, 2019, U.S. Reps. Katherine Clark and Hal Rogers are calling on the WHO to withdraw pain care guidelines that include what they say are false claims about the safety of prescription opioids. The members of Congress say the United Nations health agency’s guidance was influenced by people with financial connections to Mundipharma , the international sister company of Purdue Pharma, the company that makes the powerful opioid painkiller OxyContin. (AP Photo/Jamey Keaten, File)
US lawmakers demand UN health agency change opioid guidanceTwo U.S. lawmakers are demanding the World Health Organization drop its guidelines that allow for freer prescribing of opioid painkillers
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Friday, March 31, 2017 file photo, a leading associate of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, Leonid Volkov smiles in a court room during a hearing in Moscow, Russia. Leonid Volkov  was sentenced Wednesday May 22, 2019 to 20 days in jail in connection with an unsanctioned protest rally last year. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File)
Russian opposition leader's associate jailed for 20 daysA top associate of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been sentenced to 20 days in jail in connection with an unsanctioned protest rally last year
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Group of Yazidi women victims of IS get new life in FranceFrance is taking in a new group of 28 Yazidis, women victimized by the Islamic State group, and their children
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom leaves the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, Wednesday May 22, 2019. Andrea Leadsom, a senior member of Prime Minister Theresa May's Cabinet, has quit over Brexit, in a new blow to the embattled British leader. Leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom says she is resigning because she does not believe May's Brexit plan delivers on voters' decision to leave the European Union. May is battling to stay in office amid demands she resign over Britain's stalled departure from the bloc .(Yui Mok/PA via AP)
Last days of May? UK leader in peril as Brexit offer slammedBritish Prime Minister Theresa May is digging in against a growing push by both rivals and erstwhile to remove her from office, as her attempts lead Britain out of the European Union appeared headed for a dead end
The Associated Press6 hours ago
A woman leans against a sculpture outside a Starbucks store in Beijing on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. As the US and China trade war escalates, Chinese officials may target operations of American companies in China by slowing customs clearance for their goods and stepping up regulatory scrutiny that can hamper operations. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
US, China appear to brace for long haul in trade disputeWar movies, farm aid and the Long March: US, China appear to brace for prolonged trade conflict
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom leaves the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, Wednesday May 22, 2019. Andrea Leadsom, a senior member of Prime Minister Theresa May's Cabinet, has quit over Brexit, in a new blow to the embattled British leader. Leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom says she is resigning because she does not believe May's Brexit plan delivers on voters' decision to leave the European Union. May is battling to stay in office amid demands she resign over Britain's stalled departure from the bloc .(Yui Mok/PA via AP)
The Latest: Brexit: Senior Cabinet official quits UK govtA senior member of Prime Minister Theresa May's Cabinet has quit over Brexit, in a new blow to the embattled British leader
The Associated Press6 hours ago
In this Saturday May 18, 2019, photo, two U.S. F/A-18E Super Hornets fly alongside two AV-8B Harrier over the Arabian Sea. The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group are conducting joint operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations, as Mideast tensions remain high between Tehran and the United States. (Lt. Logan Holshey/US Navy via AP)
The Latest: Iran supreme leader critical of FM in nuke dealIran's supreme leader has publicly chastised the country's moderate president and foreign minister, saying he disagreed with the implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal they had negotiated with world powers
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Ukraine's lawmakers react during a parliament session in Kiev, Ukraine, Wednesday, May 22, 2019. Party leaders at Ukraine's parliament have rebelled against the new president's decision to disband parliament and ignored his call to amend the election law. The face off between Volodymyr Zelenskiy, who was sworn in on Monday, and the Supreme Rada came a day after parliament leaders sat down with the president and publicly supported his initiatives including holding snap elections under new rules. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Ukraine's parliament snubs new president on election lawUkrainian lawmakers have turned down the newly-sworn president's proposal to amend the election law, a blow to his hopes to get more of his supporters into parliament
The Associated Press8 hours ago
South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa speaks to members of parliament in Cape Town, South Africa, Wednesday, May 22, 2019. Ramaphosa has taken steps to crack down on corruption Wednesday as the country's new parliament voted him to lead the country for a five-year term. (AP Photo)
South Africa's Ramaphosa starts crackdown on corruptionSouth African President-elect Cyril Ramaphosa is showing signs of cracking down on corruption Wednesday as the country's new parliament voted him to lead the country for a five-year term
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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