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Indian army: 4 suspected rebels killed in disputed Kashmir

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:00pm

Indian soldiers killed four suspected rebels Saturday along the highly militarized de-facto border that divides the disputed region of Kashmir between India and Pakistan, the Indian army said.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:41pm

The Washington Post reports that Russia's ambassador to the U.S. has told his superiors that he and Jared Kushner discussed setting up a secret communications channel between the Trump transition team and the Kremlin in December. Kushner is Donald Trump's son-in-law and a trusted adviser to the president. The newspaper says Ambassador Sergei Kislyak told his superiors that Kushner proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for their discussions, apparently to make them difficult to monitor.

UN envoy says electricity cuts endanger lives in Gaza

Verena Dobnik, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 4:53pm

The U.N.'s Mideast envoy warned on Friday that Palestinians in the Gaza Strip will face a "humanitarian crisis" if their already meager electricity supply is cut further as a result of political infighting.

Panama cuts stays for Colombians, Venezuelans, Nicaraguans

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 4:50pm

Panama says it's halving the maximum time for tourism visits by people from Colombia, Venezuela and Nicaragua to 90 days.

Indictment: Mexican official stashed $50 million in US

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 4:30pm

A U.S. indictment alleges a former Mexican official stashed $50 million in illicit funds in U.S. properties and bank accounts.

4 cab drivers killed in Mexican tourist destination

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 3:47pm

Drug violence may be behind the killing of four taxi drivers in the picturesque central Mexican town of San Miguel de Allende, a popular tourism destination that is home to thousands of American retirees, authorities say.

The Latest: Head of world track attends Manchester event

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:40pm

The Latest on the concert bombing in England (all times local):

Allies of Brazil's president looking to future amid scandal

Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:38pm

Key leaders in the governing coalition of embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer are now speculating about who might replace him if he is forced from office by a corruption scandal — frank talk that underscores his fragile grasp on power.

UN Peacekeepers: How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed

Katy Daigle and Paisley Dodds, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:38pm

When a Haitian teenager alleged that she had been raped and sodomized by a Sri Lankan peacekeeper, the government here dispatched a high-ranking general suspected of war crimes to lead the investigation.

UK Labour leader links terror to wars as campaign resumes

Gregory Katz and Rob Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:29pm

Four days after a suicide bombing plunged Britain into mourning, political campaigning for a general election in two weeks resumed Friday with the main opposition leader linking acts of terrorism at home to foreign wars like the one in Libya.

Health Ministry: 28 killed in Libya militia fighting

Rami Musa, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:08pm

The spokesman for the Libyan health ministry says a total of 28 people have been killed and over 130 wounded in intense fighting between militias in the capital, Tripoli.

The Latest: Trump condemns Egypt attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:44pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump's first trip abroad (all times local):

Iraqis demand 'justice' after US probe into Mosul strike

Susannah George and Balint Szlanko, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:35pm

Little has changed at the scene of the al-Jadida airstrike that killed more than 100 civilians more than two months ago and ratcheted up pressure on the U.S.-led coalition to address allegations of mounting civilian casualties in the fight against the Islamic State group.

Officials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on Christians

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:28pm

Officials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on Christians.

Trump condemns attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt, blames 'evil organizations of terror' and 'thuggish ideology'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:28pm

Trump condemns attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt, blames 'evil organizations of terror' and 'thuggish ideology'

German kindergartens to name parents who skip vaccine advice

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:13pm

The German government wants kindergartens to inform authorities if parents fail to prove they have attended a doctors' consultation on child vaccinations.

Ariana Grande planning benefit concert in Manchester

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:10pm

Ariana Grande has vowed to return to Manchester, England, to give a concert to raise money for the victims of Monday's deadly bombing at her show there.

Egypt's president says Cairo will hit bases training militants who wage attacks in "his country, wherever they are"

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:10pm

Egypt's president says Cairo will hit bases training militants who wage attacks in "his country, wherever they are"

After attack on Christians, Egypt's el-Sissi appeals directly to President Trump to take the lead in fighting terror

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:10pm

After attack on Christians, Egypt's el-Sissi appeals directly to President Trump to take the lead in fighting terror.