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The Latest: Baby reunites with family in Honduras

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 2:29pm

The Latest on a family reuniting in Honduras after being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border (all times local):

Ecuador's ex-president seeks protection from arrest order

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 2:21pm

Ex-President Rafael Correa asked for international protection Friday after an Ecuadorean judge ordered that he be jailed for missing a court date, even though the former leader is living in Europe.

Baby whose US court appearance drew outrage over Trump's border separations is reunited with parents in Honduras

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 2:19pm

Baby whose US court appearance drew outrage over Trump's border separations is reunited with parents in Honduras.

US: Security Council united on denuclearizing North Korea

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 2:13pm

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared Friday that the U.N. Security Council is united on the need for the fully verified denuclearization of North Korea, and he urged all countries — especially Russia and China — to strictly enforce U.N. sanctions to achieve that goal.

The Latest: Macedonian police find 44 migrants inside truck

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:49pm

The Latest on the influx of migrants in Europe (all times local):

Putin, Trump talked about a referendum for eastern Ukraine

Angela Charlton, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:41pm

Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed the possibility of a referendum in separatist-leaning eastern Ukraine during their Helsinki summit, Russia's ambassador to the U.S. said Friday.

Israeli military says Palestinian fire kills soldier near Gaza border, first Israeli killed there in months of violence

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:40pm

Israeli military says Palestinian fire kills soldier near Gaza border, first Israeli killed there in months of violence.

Poland's parliament OKs tighter grip on judicial branch

Monika Scislowska, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:37pm

Poland's parliament voted Friday to approve legislation that will make it easier for the ruling party to appoint the president and members of the Supreme Court and influence judges.

Crisis for Macron as security aide is detained for beating

Elaine Ganley, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:35pm

French investigators on Friday detained for questioning one of President Emmanuel Macron's top security aides who was caught on camera beating a protester in May, sparking a major political crisis for the French leader.

Rajoy says farewell as Spain's conservatives seek new leader

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:15pm

Former Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy vowed loyalty to his Popular Party in an emotional farewell Friday as the conservative party seeks to retake power in Spain.

Iraqis take to the streets again to demand better services

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:14pm

Thousands have once again taken to the streets in the capital and the southern city of Basra demanding better public services and jobs.

Baby who was in US court now will be back in dad's arms

Julie Watson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:07pm

A year-old boy who became a poster child for the U.S. policy of separating immigrants and their children was on his way home to the arms of his parents Friday, five months after he was taken from his father at the U.S. border.

Man with knife attacks bus passengers in Germany, 10 hurt

Geir Moulson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 12:53pm

A man armed with a kitchen knife attacked passengers Friday on a crowded city bus in northern Germany before being overpowered and arrested, authorities said. Ten people were injured, three of them seriously.

EU nations help Sweden as wildfires rage above Arctic Circle

Jari Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 12:25pm

Sweden is fighting its most serious wildfires in decades — including blazes above the Arctic Circle — prompting the government to seek help from the military, hundreds of volunteers and other European nations.

Melting of glacier causes flash floods in Pakistan's north

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 12:03pm

Pakistani officials say the melting of a glacier has unleashed landslides and floods in the country's northern district of Ghizer, inundating dozens of homes and displacing hundreds of people.

Nerve agent victim released from UK hospital after poisoning

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:57am

Nerve agent victim Charlie Rowley has been released from the hospital after three weeks of treatment since being poisoned, U.K. officials said Friday.

Doctors Without Borders closing Haiti hospital for women

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:54am

Aid group Doctors Without Borders is closing an obstetrics hospital in the Haitian capital that it opened in the aftermath of the devastating January 2010 earthquake.

Israel carries out airstrikes after Palestinians fire shots from Gaza's border, killing at least three Hamas fighters

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:37am

Israel carries out airstrikes after Palestinians fire shots from Gaza's border, killing at least three Hamas fighters.

Seaweed piles up on beaches along Mexico's Caribbean coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:10am

Workers are struggling to remove tons of seaweed that has washed up on beaches along Mexico's Caribbean coast.