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Japanese disaster authorities say two people were found without vital signs and 41 others were injured by an earthquake

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:08pm

Japanese disaster authorities say two people were found without vital signs and 41 others were injured by an earthquake.

The Latest: Ex-rebels want to meet with new Colombia leader

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:34pm

The latest on Colombia's presidential election (all times local):

Strong earthquake near Osaka, Japan, causes scattered damage

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:24pm

A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, causing scattered damage including broken glass and partial building collapses. There were no immediate reports of injuries.

Conservative wins Colombia's presidency in divisive election

Christine Armario, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:56pm

Ivan Duque, the young conservative protege of a powerful former president, was elected Colombia's next leader Sunday after promising to roll back a fragile peace accord that has divided the South American nation.

Carlotta now a depression, likely to stay off Mexico coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:46pm

Tropical Storm Carlotta weakened to a depression Sunday as it soaked Mexico's Pacific coast in the region around the popular tourist resort of Zihuatanejo.

Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash; wife killed

Sopheng Cheang, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:38pm

A Cambodian prince who was a candidate in upcoming general elections was seriously injured Sunday in a road crash that killed his wife and injured at least seven other people, officials said.

Prada redefines youthful elegance with psychedelic flair

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:00pm

Youthful designers injected energy into the third day Sunday of Milan Fashion Week menswear previews for next spring and summer.

Guatemala ends search for people buried by volcano eruption

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:30pm

Guatemalan authorities have ended the search for people buried by the eruption of the Volcano of Fire two weeks ago.

Young conservative protege of powerful former Colombian president looks headed to presidential election victory

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:53pm

Young conservative protege of powerful former Colombian president looks headed to presidential election victory.

CFL defensive back Marcell Young levels streaker

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:34pm

B.C. defensive back Marcell Young levelled a streaking fan with a shoulder hit in the Lions' Canadian Football opener Saturday night against the Montreal Alouettes.

Early election results: Conservative critic of Colombia's peace accord ahead in presidential vote

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:28pm

Early election results: Conservative critic of Colombia's peace accord ahead in presidential vote.

The Latest: Migrant ship passengers represent 31 countries

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:04pm

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

Border lake backdrops sealing of Greece, Macedonia name deal

Costas Kantouris and Jasmina Mironski, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:04pm

The foreign ministers of Greece and Macedonia endorsed an agreement to resolve a long fight over the Macedonia name Sunday during a signing ceremony filled with history and symbolism.

Turkey: Presidential candidate makes TV speech from prison

Zeynep Bilginsoy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 2:42pm

Turkey's state broadcaster aired a campaign speech by a jailed presidential candidate Sunday, a week before snap parliamentary and presidential elections.

Sea convoy reaches Spain as migration debate roils Europe

Renata Brito, Iain Sullivan and Joseph Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:48pm

An aid group's ship and two Italian military vessels docked Sunday at the Spanish port of Valencia, ending a weeklong ordeal for hundreds of people who were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea only to become pawns in a European political fight.

Mexico shakes with excitement over Germany World Cup win

Amy Guthrie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:40pm

Thousands of exuberant Mexican soccer fans took to the streets Sunday to cheer their national team's long-shot win against Germany in Mexico's first match of the 2018 World Cup soccer tournament.

The Latest: Afghan Taliban reject cease-fire extension

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:54am

The Latest on the war in Afghanistan (all times local):

Afghan bomber kills 19, Taliban rejects cease-fire extension

Rahim Faiez, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:28am

A suicide bomber struck in Afghanistan's eastern city of Jalalabad on Sunday, killing at least 19 people in the second attack in as many days targeting Taliban fighters, security forces and civilians celebrating a holiday cease-fire. The Taliban later rejected an extension of the cease-fire.

Israel strikes launchers of burning kites from Gaza Strip

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:27am

The Israeli military on Sunday said it carried out four airstrikes targeting Palestinians launching burning kites and balloons into southern Israel.