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Mexico: Alleged lookout nabbed in murder of Chiapas reporter

Maria Verza and Peter Orsi, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:22pm

A man was arrested Monday in the shooting death of a journalist who worked for the newspaper El Heraldo de Chiapas, and authorities were searching for three other people suspected of having ordered the killing.

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire at protest near frontier

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 11:51am

Gaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian was killed and 10 others wounded by Israeli fire during a protest near the perimeter fence.

Greek police arrest 8 over attack on government lawmaker

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 11:38am

Greek police say they have arrested eight people on suspicion of involvement in a mob attack by alleged far-rightists on a lawmaker with the governing Syriza party.

Dior and Gucci theatrically kick off Paris Fashion Week

Thomas Adamson, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 10:11am

Dance and theatricality were at the heart of Paris Fashion Week's first day of spring shows, as American stars Blake Lively and Shailene Woodley gushed over Dior's balletic presentation at the famed Longchamps racecourse. While, Gucci held its evening spectacle at France's answer to Studio 54, the iconic Le Palace — once the club that showcased fashion's most dramatic looks.

Hundreds arrested in Ethiopia after violence around capital

Elias Meseret, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 10:01am

An Ethiopian security official has confirmed the arrests of hundreds of youths in the capital, Addis Ababa, following violence within the city and in nearby towns last week in which several dozen people were killed.

UK police warn about rare goat-antelope escaped from zoo

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 9:37am

British police warned the public Monday to stay away from a rare goat-antelope that has escaped from a zoo in western England.

Kenya police charge provincial governor with student murder

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:54am

Kenyan police have charged a provincial governor with the murder of a university student who claimed he had impregnated her in an extramarital affair.

Kenya's military says it's killed 10 extremists in attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:48am

Kenya's military says it's killed 10 rebels from the al-Shabab extremist group in an ambush in Kenya's south where several soldiers have died from roadside bombs.

Charities operating migrant rescue ship ask Europe for help

Samuel Petrequin, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:41am

Humanitarian groups operating the sole private rescue ship near the deadly central Mediterranean human trafficking route have asked French authorities to allow 58 refugees to disembark in the southern port of Marseille.

Charles Kao, Nobel-winning optical fiber pioneer, dies at 84

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:28am

Charles K. Kao, who shared a 2009 Nobel Prize in physics for pioneering work in optical fiber technology that helped to lay the foundation for modern telecommunications, has died. He was 84.

Suspected rebels kill 18 in Congo's east amid Ebola

Saleh Mwanamilongo and Carley Petesch, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:23am

A Congolese civil society group says that 18 people have been killed in attacks by suspected Allied Democratic Forces rebels in the eastern city of Beni, an added threat to the city and region which are battling an Ebola outbreak.

Uganda's opposition pop star says he doesn't feel safe

Rodney Muhumuza, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:01am

Ugandan pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine said on Monday he is concerned about his safety four days after returning from the United States, where he sought medical care for injuries sustained during alleged state torture.

The Latest: Greek minister denies claims over migrant funds

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:55am

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:54am

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Italy tightens eligibility for migrant protection

Frances D'Emilio, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:28am

Italy on Monday tightened criteria for migrants receiving humanitarian protection as its populist government deepened its crackdown on those seeking asylum.

President Donald Trump says 2nd summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un is likely 'quite soon'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:06am

President Donald Trump says 2nd summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un is likely 'quite soon'

Norway convicts man of providing terror attack instructions

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:05am

A man has been convicted of terror offenses in Norway for providing online instructions on how to carry out attacks and sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison.

Trump says allegations against Kavanaugh 'totally political,' says 'I am with him all the way'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 6:57am

Trump says allegations against Kavanaugh 'totally political,' says 'I am with him all the way'

As Trump arrives at UN, world leaders honor Mandela

Matthew Pennington, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 6:47am

World leaders kicked off their annual gathering at the United Nations on Monday by honoring a global icon of peace and reconciliation — drawing some pointed contrast with a U.S. president who has shaken up the international order with his assertion of "America First."