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FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2014 file photo, people protest the disappearance of 43 students in Mexico City. A Mexican newspaper published details Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, of new testimony by a cooperating witness that directly implicates the army in the 2014 disappearance of the 43 students. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte, File)
Report: Witness implicates Mexico's army in abduction of 43A Mexican newspaper has published details of new testimony by a  cooperating witness that directly implicates the army in the disappearance of 43 college students in a 2014 incident that continues to haunt Mexico
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Kamala Harris is sworn in as Vice President by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor as her husband Doug Emhoff holds the Bible during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
Biden repudiates white supremacy, calls for racial justiceAfter taking the oath of office, President Joe Biden issued a strong repudiation of white supremacy and domestic terrorism seen on the rise under Donald Trump
The Associated Press5 hours ago
People watch the inauguration of U.S. President Joe Biden on a television at a coffee shop in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, late Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara)
World hopes for renewed cooperation with US under BidenWorld leaders welcomed into their ranks the new U.S. President Joe Biden, noting their most pressing problems, including the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change, require multilateral cooperation, an approach his predecessor Donald Trump ridiculed
The Associated Press8 hours ago
People sit and relax after receiving their Pfizer-BioNTech vaccination at Salisbury Cathedral in Salisbury, England, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. Salisbury Cathedral opened its doors for the second time as a venue for the Sarum South Primary Care Network COVID-19 Local Vaccination Service. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Delay in Pfizer vaccine shipments frustrate Europe, CanadaFrustration is mounting from Europe to North America over reduced shipments of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine while the U.S. pharmaceutical company increases production capacity at its Belgian plant
The Associated Press8 hours ago
China Has 2 Biting Words for the Departing PresidentOn Donald Trump's final day as president, China stopped biting its tongue. As the Wall Street Journal reports, the country's top officials and leading state-media outlets largely refrained from directly criticizing Trump as relations between the two countries soured over trade and the COVID-19 pandemic. On Wednesday, the government-run Xinhua...
Newser11 hours ago
He Was Forced to Leave the Shelter. Then, TragedyA homeless man's tragic death in Canada is shining a spotlight on the far-reaching consequences of the coronavirus pandemic. Montreal police say an Indigenous Innu man died overnight Saturday on a cold street just steps away from a shelter that was forced to close for the night, partly due to...
Newser12 hours ago
Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa drinks during a joint news conference with European Commission President Ursula Von Der Leyen and European Parliament President David Sassoli after a plenary session at the European Parliament in Brussels, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. During the session Costa presented the main lines of the programme of activities of the Portuguese Presidency. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
Portugal sets records in one of world's worst virus surgesPortugal’s new daily COVID-19 cases have jumped to more than 14,600 to set a new national record
The Associated Press12 hours ago
UN: 43 Europe-bound migrants drown in shipwreck off LibyaThe U.N.'s migration agency says a “tragic” shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea off of Libya’s coast has killed at least 43 migrants bound for Europe
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Fire-fighters work next to a dead body following an explosion in downtown Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. A powerful explosion apparently caused by a gas leak has ripped the facade off a residential building in central Madrid. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Gas explosion rips through Madrid building, killing 4A powerful gas explosion has torn through a residential building in central Madrid, killing four people and ripping the facade off the structure
The Associated Press13 hours ago
In this image taken  from a video, two police officers pose by a copy of the “Salvator Mundi” (Savior of the World), by Leonardo da Vinci, in Naples, Italy, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. Italian police have recovered a copy of Leonardo da Vinci’s 16th century “Salvator Mundi” painting of Jesus Christ that was stolen from a Naples church without the priests even realizing it was gone. The discovery was made over the weekend when Naples police working on a bigger operation found the painting hidden in an apartment. Police chief Alfredo Fabbrocini said the owner offered a “less than credible” explanation that he had “casually” bought it at a small market. (AP Photo/Sicomunicazione)
Italian police find stolen copy of Leonardo 'Salvator Mundi'Italian police have recovered a copy of Leonardo da Vinci’s 16th century “Salvator Mundi” painting of Jesus Christ that was stolen from a Naples church without the priests even realizing it was gone
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE- In this Thursday Dec. 31, 2020, file photo, A couple kisses on the near-deserted Nieuwmarkt square in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020. The Dutch government said Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, that it wants to impose a curfew as part of beefed-up restrictions to rein in the spread of new more contagious variants of the coronavirus that already accounts for at least one in every 10 Dutch infections.(AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)
Dutch propose curfew to rein in virus; will ban more flightsThe Dutch government says it wants to impose a curfew as part of beefed-up restrictions to rein in the spread of a new more contagious coronavirus variant that already accounts for at least one in 10 Dutch infections
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE - In this April 9, 2018 file photo, a rooster watches his chicken on a meadow in the outskirts of Frankfurt, Germany. The German government plans to ban the practice of killing male chicks after they hatch, which results in the death of some 45 million birds per year in the country. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File)
Germany to ban practice of killing newly hatched male chicksThe German government plans to ban the practice of killing male chicks after they hatch, which results in the death of some 45 million birds per year in the country
The Associated Press14 hours ago
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