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Philippine vice president to quit Cabinet, stay on as VP

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 6:21am

The Philippine vice president says she will resign her Cabinet post, citing "major differences in principles and values" with President Rodrigo Duterte and an unspecified plot to remove her from the vice presidency.

1 politician, 2 reporters killed in Finland shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 6:20am

A police official in Finland says a local politician and two journalists — all women — are the victims of a fatal shooting in a small southeastern town.

Local politician, 2 journalists the victims in Finland shooting in southeastern town, police spokeswoman says

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 6:10am

Local politician, 2 journalists the victims in Finland shooting in southeastern town, police spokeswoman says.

The Latest: Hofer tells Austrians he's not a radical

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 6:10am

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The Latest: Castro's ashes arrive at cemetery for interment

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 6:01am

The Latest on the interment of Fidel Castro in Santiago, Cuba (all times local):

The Latest: Italy voter turnout above 20 percent at midday

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 6:00am

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Indian, Afghan leaders urge end to terror support

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 5:50am

The leaders of India and Afghanistan on Sunday urged countries in their region to stop supporting armed militants.

Heavy rain causes flooding in southern Spain

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 5:40am

Spain's government has issued a public safety warning after heavy rainfall has caused flooding in and around the southern city of Malaga.

The Latest: At least 21 killed in Idlib province airstrikes

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 5:30am

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Fidel Castro's ashes have arrived at Santiago, Cuba cemetery for funeral

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 5:20am

Fidel Castro's ashes have arrived at Santiago, Cuba cemetery for funeral.

Cuban military fires 21-gun artillery salute to mark start of funeral ceremonies for Fidel Castro

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 5:10am

Cuban military fires 21-gun artillery salute to mark start of funeral ceremonies for Fidel Castro.

Activists say at least 21 people killed in air strikes on rebel-held town of Idlib in northwest Syria

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 5:00am

Activists say at least 21 people killed in air strikes on rebel-held town of Idlib in northwest Syria.

Putin confident Trump will make responsible decisions

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 4:40am

Russian President Vladimir Putin says he is confident that President-elect Donald Trump will soon realize the level of responsibility his job entails.

Suspected warlord killed in Russia's Dagestan

Arsen Mollayev, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 4:11am

A warlord suspected to be behind multiple attacks in the North Caucasus and four of his accomplices have been killed in a police operation in Dagestan, local police said Sunday.

Trump's call inspires hope in Taiwan, concern in Beijing

Johnson Lai and Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 3:50am

With a 10-minute phone call and two tweets, Donald Trump inspired banner headlines and renewed hopes across Taiwan for a stronger partnership with the United States, while also inflaming the complex relationships between the U.S., mainland China, and the self-governing island China regards as a renegade province.

Body parts found after Indonesian plane with 13 disappears

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 3:40am

Indonesian rescuers on Sunday recovered body parts in the sea where a police plane with 13 people aboard is believed to have crashed the previous day.

Palestinian Fatah party ends conference with boost for Abbas

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 3:20am

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas tightened his hold on Fatah and shut out a key rival, according to unofficial results Sunday of leadership elections in the movement which has dominated West Bank politics for decades.

Syrian army tells rebels in eastern Aleppo: leave or die

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 3:00am

Syria's army says it is offering rebel fighters in besieged eastern Aleppo an opportunity to leave the city with their lives.

Qatar news outlet scales back output after website blocked

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 4th - 2:30am

A popular news website in Qatar is scaling back operations days after authorities blocked access in what the company describes as an act of censorship.