International

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake slams south, central Mexico

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A powerful earthquake shook south and central Mexico Friday, causing people to flee buildings and office towers…

South African limbo ends with new president, Cyril Ramaphosa

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Cyril Ramaphosa became South Africa’s president with a message of clean government and inclusiveness on Thursday…

South African President Zuma resigns in televised address

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South African President Jacob Zuma resigned on Wednesday in a televised address to the nation…

Police recommend corruption charges for Netanyahu

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Israeli police on Tuesday recommended that Benjamin Netanyahu be indicted on bribery and breach of trust charges…

UK judge upholds arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder

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A judge upheld a British arrest warrant for Julian Assange on Tuesday, saying the WikiLeaks founder…

Friend of ex-S. Korean president, Lotte chairman get prison

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A confidante accused of collaborating with South Korea’s former president for personal gain was sentenced Tuesday…

North Korea leader impressed with South’s delegation welcome

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Tuesday it is important to continue a reconciliatory mood between the Koreas…

Iran marks anniversary of Islamic Revolution after protests

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Hundreds of thousands of Iranians rallied on the streets Sunday to mark the 39th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution…

Russian airliner crashes moments after takeoff, killing 71

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A Russian airliner that had just taken off from the airport crashed Sunday, killing all 71 people aboard…

Koreas share historic handshake at Olympic opening ceremony

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It was a historic moment, and it happened even before the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics had officially begun…