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China attacks Pelosi for meeting Hong Kong activists

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:36am

China's foreign ministry has accused U.S. congressional leader Nancy Pelosi of making irresponsible remarks about pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong and urged the U.S. to stop interfering in China's internal affairs.

Suspect in German politician's killing linked to 2nd attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:17am

German prosecutors say a far-right extremist arrested over the killing of a regional politician from Chancellor Angela Merkel's party is also now suspected in the attempted killing of an Iraqi asylum-seeker.

Thieves take 2 million euros in jewels from French chateau

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:10am

French authorities say six unidentified thieves have broken into one of France's most opulent chateaus, tied up its owners and escaped with at least 2 million euros' ($2.2 million) worth of jewels and cash.

Ex-UK PM Cameron says he sought queen's help in Scots vote

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:00am

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron says he asked Queen Elizabeth II to help the pro-"remain" side in Scotland's 2014 independence referendum.

France dismisses Snowden's latest request for asylum

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 2:21am

France's foreign minister says "it's not the time" to grant a new asylum request from former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden.

The Latest: Saudi diplomat says no response off table

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:52am

The Latest on tensions in the Persian Gulf (all times local):

Indonesian police arrest hundreds linked to forest fires

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:17am

Indonesian police say they have arrested 230 people suspected of starting fires that are spreading health-damaging haze across a large part of Southeast Asia.

In new Sudan, women want more freedom, bigger political role

Samy Magdy, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:09am

Sudan's uprising has raised hopes for a new era for the nation and for Sudanese women after three decades of autocratic rule by Omar al-Bashir.

Israel's political future unclear in post-election deadlock

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 12:50am

Israelis are coming to grips with an uncertain political future two days after an election that left the country's two main political parties deadlocked and with no clear path to a coalition government.

'Deeply sorry' Trudeau begs forgiveness for brownface photo

Rob Gillies, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 12:04am

Canadian leader Justin Trudeau's campaign is working to contain a growing scandal following the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party.

UAE joins US-led coalition to protect Mideast waterways

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 11:17pm

The United Arab Emirates says it has joined a U.S.-led coalition to protect waterways across the Mideast after an attack on Saudi oil installations.

United Arab Emirates says it joins a US-led coalition to protect Mideast waterways after attack on Saudi oil sites

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 11:07pm

United Arab Emirates says it joins a US-led coalition to protect Mideast waterways after attack on Saudi oil sites.

UN chief rejects claim he didn't condemn China over Muslims

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 10:48pm

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is strongly rejecting claims by five human rights groups that he hasn't condemned the Chinese government's detention of more than a million Muslims in the Xinjiang region, saying he has spoken out forcefully.

Taliban claim powerful suicide truck bomb in southern Afghanistan; official says at least 20 killed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 10:41pm

Taliban claim powerful suicide truck bomb in southern Afghanistan; official says at least 20 killed.

Here is the latest news from The Associated Press at 4:40 a.m. EDT

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 10:40pm

Canadian leader Justin Trudeau's campaign is working to contain a growing scandal following the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. The prime minister apologized and begged Canadians to forgive him. Time magazine published the photo Wednesday, saying it was taken from the yearbook from the West Point Grey Academy, a private school in British Columbia where Trudeau worked as a teacher. Trudeau says he should have known better.

South Korea police say they may have found serial killer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 9:52pm

South Korean police say they have found a suspect thought to be an infamous serial killer wanted for the slaying of nine women some 30 years ago.

General who brought East Timor peace returns 20 years later

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:58pm

The Australian army general who led an international peacekeeping mission that ended a bloody rampage following East Timor's vote for independence has returned to the national capital Dili to mark the 20th anniversary of his arrival.

The Latest: Opposition says Trudeau unfit to lead Canada

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:44pm

The Latest on the emergence of a photo showing Canadian leader Justin Trudeau in brownface makeup at a costume party in 2001 (all times local):

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau says he should have known better after photo surfaces showing him wearing brownface

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:22pm

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau says he should have known better after photo surfaces showing him wearing brownface.

Justin Trudeau campaign hit with 'brownface' photo

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:04pm

Canadian leader Justin Trudeau's campaigning for national elections has been hit by the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a costume party in 2001.