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Migrants in caravan turn back after moving toward border crossing on Mexico-Guatemala frontier

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 10:44am

Migrants in caravan turn back after moving toward border crossing on Mexico-Guatemala frontier.

Thousands of migrants in caravan move toward border crossing on Mexico-Guatemala frontier

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 10:36am

Thousands of migrants in caravan move toward border crossing on Mexico-Guatemala frontier.

Hezbollah leader calls on Saudi Arabia to end war in Yemen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 10:34am

The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah has called on Saudi Arabia to make a "courageous" decision and end the fighting in Yemen, saying the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey has tarnished the kingdom's image to an unprecedented degree.

At least 50 people die after train runs over crowd in India

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 9:04am

A Congress party leader says at least 50 people are dead after they were run over by a train in northern India.

At least 50 people die after train runs over crowd in India

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 8:51am

A speeding train ran over a crowd watching fireworks during a religious festival in northern India on Friday, killing at least 50 people, a Congress party leader said.

20 men jailed for sex abuse of teenagers in northern England

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 8:35am

Twenty men have been jailed for raping and abusing more than a dozen teenage girls in the city of Huddersfield in northern England.

Ex-spy chief says Brexit leaves UK vulnerable to attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 8:19am

Brexit could leave Britain more vulnerable to attacks like the nerve-agent poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in Salisbury, a former head of the U.K.'s overseas intelligence service said Friday.

Egypt, Saudi conclude Tabuk-4 joint military drills

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 8:05am

Egypt's military says its forces have concluded drills with Saudi Arabia held in Egypt's southern military zone.

Turkey probes whether Khashoggi remains taken from consulate

Ayse Wieting and Suzan Fraser, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 8:00am

A Turkish official said Friday that investigators are looking into the possibility that missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's remains may have been taken to a forest outside Istanbul or to another city after his suspected killing at the consulate earlier this month. Ankara's top diplomat, meanwhile, denied sharing any audio from the Saudi Consulate with U.S. officials.

State media: Turkish prosecutors are questioning Saudi consulate employees over missing journalist

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:40am

State media: Turkish prosecutors are questioning Saudi consulate employees over missing journalist.

Ex-Interpol leader's wife: "Everybody in China is at risk"

John Leicester, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:33am

The wife of the former Interpol president who is being detained in China on bribery charges says she's been contacted by Chinese diplomats, who have told her they're holding a letter from him for her.

Turkey asks Albania to close US-based cleric's businesses

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:32am

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says he expects Albania to close all businesses owned by Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based Turkish cleric Ankara blames for an attempted coup two years ago.

The Latest: Migrants prepare to cross into Mexico territory

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:24am

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

3 crewmembers die on board Iranian ship, 8 hospitalized

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:23am

Azerbaijani health officials say three members of an Iranian ship crew have died from acute poisoning and another eight have been hospitalized.

Red Cross assists in key prisoner release in South Sudan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:07am

The International Committee of the Red Cross says it has assisted in the release of 24 people detained in relation to South Sudan's civil war, calling it the first release the organization has supervised since the latest peace deal was signed last month.

Poland: Local races offer gauge of ruling party's support

Monika Scislowska, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:04am

Local elections on Sunday are expected to measure popular support for Poland's conservative ruling party, whose policies have produced street protests and repeated clashes with European Union leaders.

EU, Asia leaders underline support for Iran nuclear deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 7:00am

European and Asian leaders are giving their backing to the Iran nuclear deal, saying the pact is good for global security and that it's important to respect international agreements.

EU court orders Poland to reinstate Supreme Court judges

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 6:46am

The European Union's top court ordered Poland on Friday to immediately stop applying a law that lowered the retirement age for Supreme Court judges, forcing some 20 off the bench.

EU top court orders Poland to suspend application of Polish Supreme Court measure to lower retirement age for judges.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 19th - 6:28am

EU top court orders Poland to suspend application of Polish Supreme Court measure to lower retirement age for judges.