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3 police, 1 marine killed in violent Mexico clashes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 1:46pm

Mexico's federal police say three members of its force have been killed in an attack in the western state of Michoacan.

Greek protest against Macedonia deal ends in violence

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 1:23pm

Police in northern Greece have used tear gas and water cannon to disperse anti-government protesters opposed to a proposed agreement with neighbor Macedonia that would end a decades-long name dispute.

Turkey's Erdogan reveals part of Khashoggi killing audio

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 12:20pm

Turkey's president says he has heard an audio recording in which a suspected killer of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi allegedly says: "I know how to cut well."

Venezuela's El Nacional publishes last print edition

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 12:04pm

Venezuela's last nationally circulated anti-government newspaper published its final print edition on Friday amid unrelenting government pressure and paper shortages.

Israeli ambassador bemoans glorification of Ukrainian leader

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 11:53am

The Israeli ambassador to Ukraine has sharply criticized local legislators' move to honor a Ukrainian nationalist leader.

One 'nebulous' word sends sparks flying over Brexit talks

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 11:48am

As if the Brexit negotiations aren't tense enough, a "nebulous" linguistic fog briefly spread across the European Union summit on Friday.

Rwandan leader says at least 2 troops killed in rebel attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 11:48am

Rwandan President Paul Kagame says at least two soldiers were killed when rebels crossed into the country from Congo earlier this week.

Pakistan says bomb attack kills 6 troops in Baluchistan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 11:31am

Pakistan's military says a roadside bomb targeting security forces has killed six troops and wounded several others in the town of Buleda in Baluchistan province.

UN envoy: UN monitors needed to observe Yemen cease-fire

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 10:59am

The U.N. envoy for Yemen called Friday for the urgent deployment of U.N. monitors to observe the implementation of a cease-fire in the strategic port city of Hodeida and the withdrawal of rival forces — a potential breakthrough in Yemen's four-year civil war.

Truck veers off road in Nepal, killing at least 16 people

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 10:49am

A truck veered off a mountain road in Nepal on Friday, killing at least 16 people and injuring many others.

Italy's premier: An Italian journalist wounded in the Strasbourg Christmas market attack has died

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 10:48am

Italy's premier: An Italian journalist wounded in the Strasbourg Christmas market attack has died.

Police: Truck carrying Nepal villagers from funeral veers off mountain road, killing at least 16 and injuring others

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 10:47am

Police: Truck carrying Nepal villagers from funeral veers off mountain road, killing at least 16 and injuring others.

Nigeria suspends UNICEF work, alleges 'clandestine' activity

Sam Olukoya, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 10:25am

Nigeria's military on Friday suspended the activities of UNICEF in the extremist-threatened northeast, accusing the U.N. agency of "training selected persons for clandestine activities."

Iraq summons Turkish ambassador over airstrikes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 9:15am

Iraq's Foreign Ministry says it has summoned Turkey's ambassador to protest Turkish airstrikes on Kurdish militia positions in northern Iraq.

Canadian minister postpones trip to China amid tensions

Rob Gillies, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 9:13am

Canada's tourism minister is postponing a trip to China amid tensions over the arrest of a Chinese tech executive on behalf of the United States and the detentions of two Canadians in China in apparent retaliation.

US sanctions 3 over activities in South Sudan's civil war

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 9:07am

The United States said Friday it has sanctioned three people over their roles in South Sudan's five-year civil war, saying it will continue to target those who "profit off the misery and suffering of the South Sudanese people."

French President Macron says no more negotiation on Brexit accord; it's time for British Parliament to decide

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 8:40am

French President Macron says no more negotiation on Brexit accord; it's time for British Parliament to decide.

French President Emmanuel Macron urges 'calm' and 'order' ahead of new yellow vest protests

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 8:37am

French President Emmanuel Macron urges 'calm' and 'order' ahead of new yellow vest protests.

Official from Guatemalan foreign ministry identifies 7-year-old girl who died in Border Patrol custody as Jackeline Caal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 8:35am

Official from Guatemalan foreign ministry identifies 7-year-old girl who died in Border Patrol custody as Jackeline Caal.