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Student threatens teacher with fake gun outside Paris

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 7:13am

France's president has called for stronger punishments for students who threaten teachers after a pupil brandished a fake gun in a classroom.

The Latest: Growing migrant caravan renews march to US

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 6:49am

The Latest on the caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States (all times local):

Honduran migrants who crossed into Mexico have started marching again toward the US border

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 6:29am

Honduran migrants who crossed into Mexico have started marching again toward the US border.

Jordan cancels part of peace agreement with Israel

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 6:12am

Jordan's King Abdullah II says he has decided not to renew parts of his country's landmark peace treaty with Israel.

Forecasters say newly formed Hurricane Willa growing rapidly, could hit Mexican coast by midweek

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 6:09am

Forecasters say newly formed Hurricane Willa growing rapidly, could hit Mexican coast by midweek.

UK defense minister backs Trump move to exit nuclear pact

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 6:00am

Britain's defense secretary says the U.K. stands "absolutely resolute" with the United States as President Donald Trump announced he will pull out from a landmark arms control agreement with Russia.

1 migrant dead, 200 others climb fence into Spanish enclave

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 5:41am

Spanish authorities say one migrant has died and 200 others have entered Spain when a large group of migrants attacked a fence separating Spain's North African enclave of Melilla from Morocco.

Taiwan's railway administration says 17 people have been killed and 101 injured after a train derailed.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 5:19am

Taiwan's railway administration says 17 people have been killed and 101 injured after a train derailed.

Spanish firefighter dies as flash flooding hits south

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 5:17am

A Spanish firefighter died while emergency services responded to flash floods caused by heavy rain in southern Spain, authorities said Sunday.

Swedish prosecutors indict woman who blocked deportation

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 5:03am

Swedish prosecutors say they have indicted a 21-year-old woman for breaking aviation laws after she blocked the deportation of an Afghan asylum-seeker earlier this year.

Suspected militants kill 3 workers in Egypt's Sinai

Ashraf Sweilam, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 3:50am

Egyptian security officials say three workers contracted to build a security wall in the northern Sinai city of el-Arish have been shot dead by suspected militants.

Kurdish party behind referendum wins regional polls in Iraq

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 3:15am

The Iraqi Kurdish party behind last year's ill-fated independence referendum has won the most seats in parliamentary elections held in the autonomous Kurdish region, authorities said Sunday.

Scottish leader pulls out of media event featuring Bannon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 3:14am

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has pulled out of an Edinburgh conference because former White House strategist Steve Bannon is scheduled to speak at the event.

Russians denounce Trump's intended nuke treaty withdrawal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 3:04am

A top Russian diplomat says President Donald Trump's intention to withdraw from a landmark treaty on nuclear weapons is a perilous move.

Congo rebels kill 13, abduct a dozen children in community at center of deadly Ebola outbreak

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 3:04am

Congo rebels kill 13, abduct a dozen children in community at center of deadly Ebola outbreak.

The Latest: Roadside bomb kills 11 in Afghanistan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:37am

The Latest on Afghanistan's parliamentary elections, which were extended into a second day after technical issues led to hours of delays at voting stations (all times local):

3 rebels, 5 civilians die in Kashmir amid battle, clashes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:22am

Three suspected rebels were killed in a gunbattle with Indian government forces in disputed Kashmir on Sunday, and five civilians were killed in an explosion at the site after the fighting was over, officials and residents said.

Afghan officials say roadside bomb kills 11 civilians on second day of parliamentary elections

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:20am

Afghan officials say roadside bomb kills 11 civilians on second day of parliamentary elections.

Palestinian protest icon goes from jail cell to VIP suite

Mohammed Daraghmeh and Josef Federman, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:09am

When Israel locked up Ahed Tamimi for slapping a soldier last year, it hoped to finally silence the teenage Palestinian activist. Instead, it created an international celebrity.