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Syrian activists say airstrike killed 16 in rebel-held town

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:56am

An airstrike struck a busy market in a rebel-held town in northwestern Syria on Monday, killing at least 16 people, according to opposition activists and a war monitoring group.

Syrian opposition activists say airstrike on a market in northwestern rebel-held town kills at least 16 people

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:51am

Syrian opposition activists say airstrike on a market in northwestern rebel-held town kills at least 16 people.

The Latest: Iran says 17 CIA spies arrested, some sentenced

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:44am

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

Spanish parliament debates forming new government

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:44am

Caretaker Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez is seeking the endorsement of the Spanish Parliament ahead of this week's confidence votes for him to form a new government.

IAEA says its 72-year-old chief, Yukiya Amano, has died

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:30am

Yukiya Amano, the International Atomic Energy Agency's director general, has died at 72, the agency announced Monday.

The International Atomic Energy Agency says its Director-General Yukiya Amano has died.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:21am

The International Atomic Energy Agency says its Director-General Yukiya Amano has died.

Ukrainian leader's party heading for parliamentary majority

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:12am

Early results show that the Ukrainian president's party won a majority of seats in Sunday's parliamentary election.

Several stabbed in riot at juvenile detention in Australia

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 12:42am

Several inmates have been stabbed during an ongoing riot at an Australian juvenile detention center, police said Monday.

Israeli probes into deaths of Palestinians often go nowhere

Isabel Debre and Mohammed Daraghmeh, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 12:36am

Hamedo Fakhouri clearly remembers the moment when the young Palestinian who worked at his neighborhood coffee shop was shot dead.

AP Explains: Spain tries to avoid countdown to new election

Joseph Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 12:21am

Spain's caretaker prime minister will face important parliamentary votes this week that will either endorse his Socialist Party to form a new government, or push the country closer to a possible fourth general election in five years and even more political instability.

Proposed New Zealand law says owning guns is not a right

Nick Perry, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 12:12am

New Zealand's government is planning further restrictions to gun ownership in a law proposed Monday that emphasizes owning guns is a privilege and not a right.

33 villagers killed in lightning storm in northern India

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 11:40pm

Officials say dozens of people have died in a thunderstorm that struck the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Israeli probes into deaths of Palestinians often go nowhere

Isabel Debre and Mohammed Daraghmeh, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 11:39pm

Hamedo Fakhouri clearly remembers the moment when the young Palestinian who worked at his neighborhood coffee shop was shot dead.

Israeli crews demolish Palestinian homes in east Jerusalem

Alon Bernstein, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 11:13pm

Israeli work crews on Monday began demolishing dozens of Palestinian homes in an east Jerusalem neighborhood, in one of the largest operations of its kind in years.

Israeli work crews begin demolitions of dozens of Palestinian homes in east Jerusalem

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 11:05pm

Israeli work crews begin demolitions of dozens of Palestinian homes in east Jerusalem.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:41pm

Monday could bring one of Puerto Rico's biggest protests ever, as angry islanders try to drive Gov. Ricardo Rosselló from office. They're angry over an obscenity-laced leaked online chat the governor had with allies as well as federal corruption charges leveled against his administration. Hundreds of thousands of protesters are expected to take over one of the island's busiest highways in the capital of San Juan.

China lashes out at Hong Kong protest targeting its office

Nadia Lam, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:19pm

China on Monday harshly criticized a demonstration in which eggs were thrown at its office in Hong Kong, accusing the demonstrators of violence without mentioning a violent attack against protesters and civilians in the same night.

Puerto Rico prepares for massive protest to expel governor

DÁnica Coto, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:04pm

Puerto Rico braced early Monday for what many people expected to be one of the biggest protests ever seen in the U.S. territory as irate islanders pledged to drive Gov. Ricardo Rosselló from office.

Teen mom, newborn eye new life from Tijuana migrant shelter

Julie Watson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:03pm

The tiny, month-old boy slept soundly on the bottom bunk, seemingly undisturbed by the squealing Central American toddlers running by and a kitten leaping from the neighboring bed.