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An Israeli soldier stands near a burning bus after it was hit by a mortar shell fired from Gaza near the Israel Gaza border, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018.
AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov
November 12, 2018 - 7:39 pm
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian militants bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells Monday, while Israeli warplanes struck targets throughout the Gaza Strip in what appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since a 2014 war. Palestinian officials said at least three...
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FILE - In this June 12, 2018, file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and U.S. President Donald Trump shake hands at the conclusion of their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool, File
November 12, 2018 - 7:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. analysts said Monday they have located 13 secret North Korean missile development sites, underscoring the challenge that the Trump administration faces in trying to reach its promised broad arms control agreement with Pyongyang. The administration has said it is hopeful about...
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Mark Abrams
November 12, 2018 - 10:57 am
VATICAN (KYW Newsradio/ CNN) — The Vatican has told the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops to delay voting on measures to hold bishops accountable for failing to protect children from sexual abuse, the president of the conference said in a surprise announcement Monday morning. In his announcement...
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President Donald Trump stands in front of headstones during an American Commemoration Ceremony, Sunday Nov. 11, 2018, at Suresnes American Cemetery near Paris.
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
November 12, 2018 - 7:34 am
By Darlene Superville and Jill Colvin, Associated Press PARIS (AP) — For President Donald Trump in Paris, America First meant largely America alone. At a weekend commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the president who proudly declares himself a "nationalist" stood apart...
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(AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
November 11, 2018 - 10:43 pm
IRAPUATO, Mexico (AP) — Local Mexican officials again helped thousands of Central American migrants find rides Sunday on the latest leg of their journey toward the U.S. border. At a toll plaza to the west of the central Mexico city of Queretaro, where the group spent Saturday night, police...
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Bhutanese twins Dawa and Nima
Nine Network via CNN
November 09, 2018 - 9:57 pm
By Helen Regan and Alex Stambaugh, CNN (CNN) -- Conjoined twins who flew nearly 6,000 miles for a life-changing operation have been separated by doctors in Australia. The 15-month-old twin girls, Nima and Dawa Pelden, were joined at the stomach and had grown up facing each other, unable to move...
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Central American migrants, part of a caravan hoping to reach the U.S. gets settled in a shelter at the Jesus Martinez stadium, in Mexico City, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
November 06, 2018 - 12:12 pm
By Sonia Perez D., Mark Stevenson and Maria Verza, Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Thousands of Central Americans dreaming of getting to the United States awoke Tuesday to donations of fruit and hot coffee at a sports stadium in Mexico's chilly capital as the U.S. held midterm elections in...
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A former 94-year-old SS guard holds his walking stick at the beginning of a trial in Muenster, Germany, Tuesday, Nov.6, 2018.
Guido Kirchner/dpa via AP
November 06, 2018 - 11:37 am
By David Rising, Associated Press MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS enlisted man went on trial Tuesday in Germany, facing hundreds of counts of accessory to murder for alleged crimes committed during the years he served as a guard at the Nazis' Stutthof concentration camp. Johann...
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This combination of images made available by NASA shows areas of low ozone above Antarctica on September 2000, left, and September 2018.
November 05, 2018 - 11:44 am
By Seth Borenstein, AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Earth's protective ozone layer is finally healing from damage caused by aerosol sprays and coolants, a new United Nations report said. The ozone layer had been thinning since the late 1970s. Scientist raised the alarm and ozone-depleting...
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Central American migrants traveling with a U.S.-bound caravan beg for money from passing cars in Cordoba, Veracruz state, Mexico, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.
AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
November 05, 2018 - 10:31 am
By Sonia Perez D. and Mark Stevenson, Associated Press CORDOBA, Mexico (AP) — A big group of Central Americans pushed on toward Mexico City from a coastal state Monday, planning to exit a part of the country that has long been treacherous for migrants seeking to get to the United States. In a...
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