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Chinese student found alive after being kidnapped in Canada.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:15pm

Canadian police say a Chinese student who was abducted in the Toronto area has been found.

McKinsey: luxury consumers open to sustainability premium

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 5:57pm

Fashion industry experts say luxury consumers are expressing a willingness to spend more for garments whose production doesn't harm the environment or exploit workers, a sign they said of a new era of sustainability in fashion.

France: False kidnapping rumors spark gang attacks on Roma

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 3:39pm

Prosecutors in a Paris suburb of Seine-Saint-Denis say police are questioning suspects after gangs of men went after local Roma people based on false rumors that members of the minority group were kidnapping children.

UN urges Libyans to work for peace at National Conference

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 3:33pm

The U.N. Security Council is calling on all Libyans to put aside their differences and use next month's National Conference to work toward peace.

Royal couple visit UK-linked sites on second day in Cuba

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 3:29pm

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla briefly drove a classic British car, visited a statue of John Lennon and cut the ribbon on a British renewable energy project Tuesday, the royal couple's second full day visiting Cuba.

Save The Children: 7 killed in airstrike on Yemen hospital

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 2:37pm

A hospital in a rural area of northwest Yemen was hit by an airstrike Tuesday killing seven people and wounding eight others, Save the Children said.

Save The Children says a hospital it supports in Yemen has been hit by an airstrike and 7 people were killed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 2:23pm

Save The Children says a hospital it supports in Yemen has been hit by an airstrike and 7 people were killed.

The Latest: US had 'nothing to do' with NKorea embassy raid

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 2:09pm

The Latest on last month's assault at the North Korean Embassy in Madrid (all times local):

Hamas reveals weak spot in Netanyahu re-election campaign

Josef Federman, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 12:27pm

With Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu locked in a tight race for re-election, the Hamas militant group has suddenly emerged as a major vulnerability for the Israeli leader.

5 EU nations reiterate opposition to Trump action on Golan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 11:32am

Five European Union allies of the United States are reiterating their opposition to President Donald Trump's recognition of Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights and raising "strong concerns" about the consequences.

Kosovo resumes bid to clear country of land mines

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:34am

Kosovo's Defense Ministry says military personnel have resumed the annual process of clearing the country of land mines.

Ukraine's integration into West dashed by war and corruption

Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:34am

Five years into Ukraine's conflict with Russia, Moscow seems to have Ukraine pinned against the ropes. Ukraine's ambition of joining the EU and NATO is indefinitely stalled. It has no realistic way to reclaim control of Russian-annexed Crimea, or to end the war with Russia-backed separatists in the east.

Romania seizes more than ton of cocaine; 2 arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:03am

Romanian authorities have seized more than a ton of high-grade cocaine stashed on a boat that capsized in the Danube Delta.

Bannon: Russia probe set back efforts to work with Moscow

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:51am

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon said Tuesday that the "poisonous" atmosphere that built in Washington during the now-completed Russia investigation has set back efforts to work with Russia "to unite the Judeo-Christian West."

Bomb in Somalia's capital kills 1, injures another

Abdi Guled, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:08am

A bomb exploded in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, on Tuesday killing one person and wounding another.

New migrant caravan of 2,500 sets out through Mexico for US

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:03am

A new migrant caravan of about 2,500 people was making its way through southern Mexico on Tuesday, headed for the U.S. border, facing greater heat — and a much cooler welcome — than last year's caravans.

Algerian army chief calls for president to be declared unfit

Aomar Ouali, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:53am

Algeria's powerful army chief called Tuesday for starting the constitutional process to have President Abdelaziz Bouteflika declared unfit for office, possibly paving the way for the ailing president's ouster after 20 years in power.

2018 was warmest year in Germany since records began

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:49am

Germany's meteorological agency DWD says 2018 was the warmest in the country since records began.

Serbia appeals court overturns verdict for Milosevic's widow

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 8:46am

A Serbian appeals court has overturned a one-year prison sentence for the widow of former strongman Slobodan Milosevic and ordered a retrial.