AP-GfK poll shows voter distaste for Putin-style leadership
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump has called Russian President Vladimir Putin "a leader - unlike what we have in this country."...
In battle for Iraq's Mosul, many forces with many motives
BAGHDAD (AP) -- An unlikely array of forces is converging on the city of Mosul, lining up for a battle on the historic plains of northern Iraq that is likely to be decisive in the war against the Islamic State group....
Jordanian writer gunned down outside courthouse
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- A prominent and outspoken Jordanian writer on Sunday was shot dead in front of the courthouse where he had been on trial for sharing a cartoon deemed offensive to Islam....
Syrian rebels reverse government gains in Aleppo stalemate
BEIRUT (AP) -- A broad coalition of Syrian rebels denounced international negotiations for peace as "meaningless" on Sunday, as the U.N. Security Council prepared to convene an emergency meeting about the spiraling violence in Syria....
India to ratify Paris Agreement on climate change
NEW DELHI (AP) -- India's prime minister said Sunday that his country will ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change early next month....
AIDS pageant in Uganda seeks to stem stigma, discrimination
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) -- When she was younger, Tryphena Natukunda's mother discouraged her from swallowing her antiretroviral medicines among strangers or even distant relatives....
Israeli official: Gaza underground wall to be done in months
BEERSHEBA, Israel (AP) -- A senior Israeli military official says a massive underground barrier being built along the Gaza border to defend against Hamas tunnels should be completed in a matter of months....
N. Korean defectors sold as brides in China want kids back
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- After fleeing North Korea to avoid extreme poverty and oppression, the young woman allowed a stranger to arrange a marriage for her with a rural Chinese farmer because she had nowhere to go. An even more painful decision came later....
UK leader May accused of duplicity in run-up to Brexit vote
LONDON (AP) -- A former senior British government official says Prime Minister Theresa May undermined her predecessor, David Cameron, in the run-up to Britain's June 23 referendum to leave the European Union....
China begins operating world's largest radio telescope
BEIJING (AP) -- The world's largest radio telescope began searching for signals from stars and galaxies and, perhaps, extraterrestrial life Sunday in a project demonstrating China's rising ambitions in space and its pursuit of international scientific prestige....
On Tuesday a black officer from the Charlotte Police Department killed a 43 year old black man outside an apartment complex. The black officer, who has been placed on administrative leave, said the victim had a handgun as he got out of a vehicle, the family claims he was holding a book. The Chief of Police Charlotte after viewing footage from the shooting said "there is not definitive visual evidence that would confirm a person is pointing a gun"
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