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Suspected IS suicide bombers kill dozens at Istanbul airport

Zeynep Bilginsoy, Suzan Fraser and Dominique Soguel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 6:30pm

Three suspected Islamic State group suicide bombers targeted the international terminal of Istanbul's Ataturk airport Tuesday, killing at least 36 people and wounding many others, Turkish officials said.

The Latest: PM: 36 people, 3 bombers dead in Istanbul attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 6:21pm

The Latest on the explosions at Istanbul's Ataturk airport (all times local):

Netherlands and Italy agree to split Security Council term

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 5:31pm

Sweden and Kazakhstan won contested elections for coveted seats on the Security Council on Tuesday and the Netherlands and Italy ended a battle for another seat by agreeing to split the two-year term on the U.N.'s most powerful body.

CORRECTS: Turkish officials say 31 people confirmed dead in airport attack, death toll expected to rise

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 5:20pm

CORRECTS: Turkish officials say 31 people confirmed dead in airport attack, death toll expected to rise. (Corrects APNewsAlert that said nearly 50 killed)

British-Lebanese TV host deported from Egypt to Beirut

Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 4:50pm

A prominent dual British-Lebanese journalist who hosted a talk show critical of the government of Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi arrived in Beirut on Tuesday after authorities in Cairo briefly detained her and then deported her, her lawyer said.

Senior Turkish official says nearly 50 people killed in attack at Istanbul's airport

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 4:21pm

Senior Turkish official says nearly 50 people killed in attack at Istanbul's airport.

Canada to lift visa for Mexican visitors

Rob Gillies, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 4:20pm

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday that Canada will lift visa requirements for Mexican visitors as of December 2016, removing a major irritant in relations between the two countries.

Yemeni officials say Saudi-led airstrike has killed 25

Ahmed Al-Haj, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 4:02pm

An airstrike early on Tuesday by a Saudi-led coalition targeting Shiite rebels in Yemen's southern province of Taiz killed 25 people — 15 fighters and 10 civilians, security officials said.

Germany's Merkel says she sees no way to reverse British EU exit vote

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 4:00pm

Germany's Merkel says she sees no way to reverse British EU exit vote.

Cameron at EU summit: Everyone wants to see a "clear model" for future relations

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 3:40pm

Cameron at EU summit: Everyone wants to see a "clear model" for future relations.

EU chief Tusk says bloc's leaders want UK exit plans to 'to be specified as soon as possible."

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 3:40pm

EU chief Tusk says bloc's leaders want UK exit plans to 'to be specified as soon as possible."

Report: Istanbul's governor says 28 people were killed in airport attacks, 60 wounded

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 3:10pm

Report: Istanbul's governor says 28 people were killed in airport attacks, 60 wounded.

Supporters say detained Bahrain activist taken to hospital

Jon Gambrell, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 2:41pm

An activist detained in Bahrain in an intensifying crackdown on dissent was taken to a military hospital Tuesday after suffering an irregular heartbeat following 15 days of being held in isolation, his supporters said.

Mexico rights group: rights of federal police violated

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 2:41pm

Mexico's National Human Rights Commission has issued a rare condemnation of demonstrators, saying participants in teachers' protest abused two federal police officers they held hostage.

After cleaning, EgyptAir plane's data files studied in Egypt

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 2:02pm

Egyptian authorities are analyzing flight recorder data files from an EgyptAir flight that crashed with 66 people aboard but say it will take several days to reach any conclusions.

Report: Turkish justice minister says 10 people killed in blasts at Istanbul airport

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 2:01pm

Report: Turkish justice minister says 10 people killed in blasts at Istanbul airport.

Turkish official says 2 attackers blew themselves up at Istanbul airport after police fired at them

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 2:01pm

Turkish official says 2 attackers blew themselves up at Istanbul airport after police fired at them.

Turkish official says 2 explosions rock Istanbul airport, multiple people injured

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 1:21pm

Turkish official says 2 explosions rock Istanbul airport, multiple people injured .

US first lady promotes learning to empower Moroccan girls

Samia Errazzouki, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 12:10pm

Michelle Obama told Moroccan teenage girls that her parents knew the value of education, her brother set an example "and I thought if he can do it, then I can do it, because I know I am smarter than him!"