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French carnival workers riot over Le Mans fairground space

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 2:30pm

Carnival workers have gone on a rampage during a fourth day of protests in the French city of Le Mans over the location designated for an annual fun fair.

Russia says 3 of its soldiers killed in Syria

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 1:53pm

The Russian military says three of its servicemen have been killed in an ambush in Syria.

Sirens wail across southern Israel as Gaza militants launch at least 10 rockets following strike on Hamas chief's office

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 1:31pm

Sirens wail across southern Israel as Gaza militants launch at least 10 rockets following strike on Hamas chief's office.

The Latest: Blackouts again hit much of Venezuela

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 1:01pm

The Latest on Venezuela's political and economic crisis (all times local):

Brazilian judge orders release of former President Temer

Diane Jeantet and Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:53pm

A Brazilian federal judge on Monday ordered the release of former President Michel Temer from jail, allowing him to face corruption charges while free.

Judge allows former Brazilian President Temer out of jail, though corruption charges remain

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:44pm

Judge allows former Brazilian President Temer out of jail, though corruption charges remain.

Hamas media say Israeli airstrike has destroyed office of Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:42pm

Hamas media say Israeli airstrike has destroyed office of Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh.

Police in Belarus block demonstrators from opposition rally

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:39pm

Police in the capital of Belarus have blocked several hundred opposition demonstrators from holding a rally and detained some of them.

Mexico restarts search for missing, digging for 1970s victim

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:31pm

The Mexican government is re-launching its search for the country's 40,000 missing people by resuming a decade-old effort to dig for remains of an activist who disappeared in 1974.

Ukraine denies entry to Italian journalist, says he's biased

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:26pm

Ukrainian authorities have denied entry to an Italian journalist, accusing him of an "anti-Ukrainian" bias.

Jordanian suspects appear in court over August attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 11:47am

Fourteen suspected militants have appeared in a Jordanian court to face charges linked to an attack on security forces last August.

German police: Man hits unrepentant smoker with fence picket

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 11:25am

Berlin police say an 81-year-old man is being investigated on charges of causing dangerous bodily harm after he whacked a smoker in a downtown train station with a wooden fence picket for puffing on a cigarette in a non-designated area.

UN appeals for $282 million to help Mozambique for 3 months

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 11:21am

The United Nations is making an emergency appeal for $282 million for the next three months to help Mozambique start recovering from the devastation of Cyclone Idai.

Israeli airstrike flattens multi-story building in Gaza City, military says it was a secret Hamas headquarters

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 11:15am

Israeli airstrike flattens multi-story building in Gaza City, military says it was a secret Hamas headquarters.

Clashes break out in Yemen's key port city, killing 8

Ahmed Al-Haj, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:56am

Yemeni security officials say fighting has erupted in the key port city of Hodeida, killing at least eight people, including civilians.

Syria says Trump's recognition of Israeli sovereignty over Golan makes Washington 'the main enemy' of Arabs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:39am

Syria says Trump's recognition of Israeli sovereignty over Golan makes Washington 'the main enemy' of Arabs .

Austrian court jails woman over fatal dog attack on toddler

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:38am

An Austrian court has sentenced a dog owner to six months in prison after her Rottweiler mauled a toddler who died of his injuries weeks later.

7 in South Sudan charged with sabotage and insurgency

Sam Mednick, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:18am

Seven people including South Sudanese academic and activist, Peter Biar Ajak, were charged in court Monday with sabotage, insurgency and possession of weapons for allegedly staging an uprising in South Sudan's main national security prison in October. If found guilty they could be sentenced to death.

Canadian judge rules ex-Gitmo sentence has expired

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:08am

A Canadian judge ruled Monday that a war crimes sentence for former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr has expired, so he no longer faces the threat of returning to prison and can obtain a Canadian passport.