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UN seeks to put human rights experts into new Sahel force
The United Nations is seeking to put human rights advisers and monitors into the 5,000-troop African force from five nations...
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Police officer killed in Pennsylvania, gunman at large
Authorities in Pennsylvania say a police officer was shot and killed while making a traffic stop and an intense search is...
9 injured in large fire atop 6-story apartment building
Large fire on top floors of 6-story apartment building results in 9 minor injuries
Trump family's hunting history reexamined in light of new elephant trophy policy
The Trump brothers were photographed holding dead animals on safari in 2012.
Crash sends California police car off road, killing 2 boys
Authorities say a Los Angeles County sheriff's patrol vehicle heading to an emergency call crashed with another car and then...
Part of plane engine cover fell off in flight, travelers say
Two passengers on a SkyWest flight in southern Utah says a piece of the plane's engine cover fell off midflight
Does hunting elephants help conserve the species?
The Trump administration will start accepting trophy permits.
Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson's disease diagnosis
He has been seeking outpatient care for over two years, he says.
The Latest: Emanuel praises Jackson after health disclosure
Chicago mayor praises Jesse Jackson after he discloses Parkinson's diagnosis
Mexico: Cocaine found in apparent Social Security truck
Mexican authorities have seized more than 800 pounds (371 kilograms) of cocaine being transported toward the Texas border...
Senior Chinese envoy in North Korea amid chill in ties
China's highest-level envoy in 2 years has arrived in North Korea amid a prolonged chill in relations
Strong predawn earthquake jolts Tibet; no casualties
A predawn 6.9 magnitude earthquake jolts a remote corner of Tibet early Saturday, with no reported casualties.
Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria
Russia has vetoed a U.N. resolution that would extend for 30 days the mandate of the expert body charged with determining...
Hospital says N. Korean soldier's condition stabilizing
Hospital officials say the condition of a North Korean soldier severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to the South is...
Mexico enacts law targeting disappearances
Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto has signed a new law aimed at addressing the country's staggering number of unsolved...
Lebanon's PM Hariri leaves Saudi Arabia for France
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri left Saudi Arabia for France, two weeks after declaring his resignation from the kingdom...
Argentine Navy loses communication with submarine carrying crew of 44
The Navy said it had not heard from the vessel since Wednesday.
101-year-old killed in California blazes told wife to flee
A 101-year-old man who told his wife to flee deadly wildfires in Northern California without him last month is the latest...
Top 20 onshore US petroleum spills since 2010
The spill of an estimated 210,000 gallons of crude oil in South Dakota from TransCanada's Keystone Pipeline is one of the 20...
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