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Chinese VP kicks off visit to Israel

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 11:46am

China's vice president has kicked off a trip to Israel, in a signal of the warming ties between the two countries.

Turkey, where Saudi writer died, has culture of surveillance

Christopher Torchia, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 9:59am

One mystery surrounding the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul is the existence of purported audio recordings of his death. The recordings, reported to include voices of Saudi officials who were present as well as confirmation of a grisly scheme to dispose of the dismembered body, were reported in pro-government newspapers in Turkey but have not been officially confirmed.

Canadian man accused of killing 4 says he's innocent

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 9:52am

A Canadian man charged with killing two police officers and two civilians is telling judges he should be "exonerated" because of temporary insanity.

Afghan soldier fires on NATO troops, killing 1

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 9:42am

NATO says an Afghan soldier has opened fire on coalition forces, killing a NATO soldier and wounding two others.

Macedonia: Lawmakers who backed new name get more security

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 9:17am

Macedonia's interior minister says additional police protection is being provided to lawmakers who voted to support a deal that would change the country's name.

US envoy to Syria visits northern town of Manbij

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 9:15am

The U.S. envoy for Syria visited the northern town of Manbij on Monday, where U.S. and Turkish troops could begin conducting joint patrols in the coming days, a Kurdish official said.

'Extremely dangerous' Cat 4 Hurricane Willa heads for Mexico

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 9:02am

Hurricane Willa has grown rapidly into an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm in the eastern Pacific, on a path that could potentially bring landfall on a stretch of coast in Mexico between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the coming days.

The Latest: Willa becomes Category 5 storm off Mexico

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 9:00am

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Israel says it finds Hezbollah outpost on Lebanon border

Isabel Debre, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 8:58am

The Israeli military on Monday said it uncovered a militant outpost on the Lebanese border that Hezbollah guerrillas have set up under the guise of an environmental advocacy group.

Poland's ruling populists see power, appeal checked

Vanessa Gera, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 8:55am

Poland's populist ruling party has seen its fortunes turn after nearly three years of aggressive governing and vast popularity. First, the European Union's top court checked a key element of the party's overhaul of the courts. Local elections Sunday revealed limits to its appeal.

Hurricane Willa grows to Category 5 force as it heads toward Mexican coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 8:51am

Hurricane Willa grows to Category 5 force as it heads toward Mexican coast.

Up in smoke: Hamas cracks down on Gaza drugs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 8:25am

Hamas authorities have been burning piles of narcotics and cannabis in a yearly sweep against drugs in the beleaguered Gaza Strip.

Turkish crime-scene investigators arrive at car park where vehicle belonging to Saudi Consulate was found

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 8:18am

Turkish crime-scene investigators arrive at car park where vehicle belonging to Saudi Consulate was found.

Africa's oldest president, Cameroon's Paul Biya, easily wins 7th term as turnout plummets in separatist-hit regions

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 8:07am

Africa's oldest president, Cameroon's Paul Biya, easily wins 7th term as turnout plummets in separatist-hit regions.

Caravan of migrants grows ahead of push into Mexico

Mark Stevenson, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 8:03am

Thousands of Central American migrants gathered Monday in this southern Mexican town, where they prepared to embark on the arduous 2,000-mile walk to the U.S. border even as President Donald Trump rained more threats on their governments.

The Latest: 1 dead, 22 hurt as migrants try to enter Spain

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 8:02am

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Malta academic in Trump probe often vanishes after scandals

Raphael Satter, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 7:29am

The Maltese academic who allegedly dropped the first hint that Russians would interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election has gone missing — and an Associated Press investigation shows that this isn't the first time.

The Latest: Caravan leader denies any terrorists

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 7:23am

The Latest on the caravan of Central Americans trying to reach the United States (all times local):

Leaked video shows Khashoggi 'body double' after killing

Suzan Fraser, Ayse Wieting and Jon Gambrell, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 6:39am

Just hours after writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, a man strolled out of the diplomatic post apparently wearing the columnist's clothes as part of a macabre deception to sow confusion over his fate, according to surveillance video leaked Monday.