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Opposition leader Juan Guaido sends off trucks carrying aid from a Cucuta, Colombia warehouse to Venezuela border.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 8:51am

Opposition leader Juan Guaido sends off trucks carrying aid from a Cucuta, Colombia warehouse to Venezuela border.

Young Pakistani man, woman slain in suspected honor killing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 8:00am

Pakistani police say a young man and a woman have been killed in the country's commercial hub, Karachi, allegedly by relatives over a perceived affront to family honor.

Poland leader vows more social benefits ahead of elections

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 7:04am

Poland's ruling party leader has pledged more social benefits for families with children as he opened the party's campaign ahead of key elections this year.

Train similar to one used in past by Kim Jong Un enters China ahead of Kim's Vietnam summit with President Donald Trump

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 6:35am

Train similar to one used in past by Kim Jong Un enters China ahead of Kim's Vietnam summit with President Donald Trump.

The Latest: Guaido sends aid trucks to Venezuela border

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 5:14am

The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local):

Iraq: 5 fishermen killed in suspected IS attack

Qassim Abdul-Zahra, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 5:11am

An Iraqi security official says five fishermen have been killed in an attack by Islamic State group militants on a camp site near the Therthar lake, 100 kilometers (60 miles) northwest of Baghdad.

Anger in Ethiopia as officials demolish hundreds of houses

Elias Meseret, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 5:02am

The Ethiopian government has begun demolishing thousands of houses they say are illegal in the Oromia region in the outskirts of the capital, Addis Ababa.

Strong winds hit Italy, Croatia, causing 3 deaths

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 4:42am

Winds gusting to 50 kilometers (32 miles) per hour toppled trees and walls in Italy Saturday, causing at least three deaths.

Soldiers unleash tear gas amid tension on Venezuela's border

Christine Armario and Luis Andres Henao, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 4:38am

Venezuela's National Guard fired tear gas on residents clearing a barricaded border bridge to Colombia on Saturday, heightening tensions over blocked humanitarian aid that opposition leader Juan Guaido has vowed to bring into the country despite President Nicolas Maduro's defiant refusal to accept assistance.

India police arrest Kashmir activists amid rising tensions

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 4:37am

Police have arrested at least 200 activists seeking the end of Indian rule in disputed Kashmir, officials said Saturday, escalating fears among already wary residents that a sweeping crackdown could touch off renewed anti-India protests and clashes.

Vietnam arrests 2 ex-ministers suspected of mismanagement

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 4:09am

Vietnamese officials said Saturday that they have arrested two former information ministers suspected of mismanaging state investment capital, as the authorities toughen their crackdown on corruption.

French yellow vest protesters seek momentum on 15th week

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 3:51am

Yellow vest protesters took to the streets across France on Saturday for a 15th straight weekend of demonstrations, trying to re-energize supporters while tamping down on the violence and anti-Semitism in the movement's ranks.

3 UK Cabinet ministers may break with PM May over Brexit

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 2:53am

Three senior British Cabinet ministers suggested Saturday they may break with Prime Minister Theresa May and back amendments to delay Brexit unless a deal is agreed to in the next week.

Pakistan FM's letter to UN warns of security deterioration

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 2:00am

Pakistan's foreign minister has appealed to the U.N. Security Council to draw attention to Indian threats of force in the wake of the Pulwama suicide bombing that killed more than 40 Indian soldiers in disputed Kashmir.

Moldova parliamentary ballot: what's at stake?

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 1:17am

More than three million Moldovans are eligible to vote in parliamentary elections Sunday in this former Soviet republic wedged between Romania and Ukraine. They will choose representatives for the next four-year term of the 101-seat legislature. No outright winner is expected and the ballot will likely deepen a rift between pro-Western and pro-Russian forces, amid concerns about endemic corruption and crumbling democracy.

Bangladesh surveillance video shows devastating fire impact

Julhas Alam, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 12:56am

The explosion was fast and furious.

Severely ill children left in limbo by Venezuela-US crisis

Joseph Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 12:36am

Carlos Acosta thought his prayers had been answered when he was able to fly his son out of Venezuela, where hospitals lack basic supplies, to Spain for a needed bone marrow transplant.

The Latest: Nigerian officials counting votes in Lagos

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 12:16am

The Latest on Nigeria's election (all times local):

Polls open in Nigeria as president seeks 2nd term in Africa's most populous nation

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 23rd - 12:12am

Polls open in Nigeria as president seeks 2nd term in Africa's most populous nation.