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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner
May 01, 2018 - 11:10 am
By Josef Federman, Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's latest accusations about Iran's past nuclear activities received a warm welcome in Washington but a far cooler reception in Europe on Tuesday — deepening divisions among Western allies ahead of...
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Children were found working alongside adults at cobalt operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
May 01, 2018 - 10:03 am
By Alanna Petroff (CNN Money) -- Car and tech companies are scrambling for supplies of cobalt, a mineral they need to power electric vehicles and smartphones. But they have a problem: Much of the cobalt used in lithium-ion batteries comes from a country where children work in mines. A CNN...
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu exposes files that prove Iran's nuclear program in a press conference at the Kirya government headquarters in Tel Aviv, on April 30, 2018. Photo by: JINIPIX (Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA)
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April 30, 2018 - 8:38 pm
By Eliott C. McLaughlin ISRAEL (CNN) -- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel has evidence Iranian officials were "brazenly lying" when they said Iran wasn't pursuing nuclear weapons and that the Islamic republic is keeping an "atomic archive" at a secret compound. "Tonight, I'm here to...
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South Korean soldiers
AP Photo/ Lee Jin-man, File
April 30, 2018 - 10:24 am
By Hyun-Jin Kim, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in has shaken off a suggestion that he receive the Nobel Peace Prize, saying that U.S. President Donald Trump "can take the Nobel prize" as long as the Koreas receive peace in return. Moon made the comment...
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Trump and Macron plant a tree
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File
April 30, 2018 - 8:11 am
PARIS (AP) — The French president's office says there's nothing mysterious about the disappearance of an oak tree he planted on the White House lawn. It was put in quarantine, like other plants or animals brought into U.S. territory. The sapling was a gift from French President Emmanuel Macron for...
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April 30, 2018 - 7:19 am
By Euan McKirdy and Ehsan Popalzai, CNN (CNN) -- Ten journalists were among 31 people killed in a series of attacks in Afghanistan on Monday, including a BBC reporter and a well-known photographer who had written of the dangers of reporting in the Afghan capital. Nine journalists were killed in...
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South Korea says it will remove propaganda-broadcasting loudspeakers from the tense border with North Korea.
AP Photo/ Lee Jin-man, File
April 29, 2018 - 11:12 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it will remove propaganda-broadcasting loudspeakers from the border with North Korea. The announcement came three days after the leaders of the two Koreas agreed to work together to achieve a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula and end hostile acts against each...
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UK Prime Minister Theresa May has accepted the resignation of Amber Rudd as home secretary, a Downing Street spokesperson said, according to the UK Press Association. Rudd is seen here speaking to CNN in 2017. (File Photo)
April 29, 2018 - 7:46 pm
By Ralph Ellis, CNN (CNN) -- UK Prime Minister Theresa May has accepted the resignation of Amber Rudd as home secretary, a Downing Street spokesperson said Sunday. No reason for the resignation was provided, but Rudd has faced pressure because of a scandal involving the Windrush generation, the...
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Kim Jong Un / Moon Jae-in
(Korea Summit Press Pool via AP)
April 29, 2018 - 9:17 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to shut down his country's nuclear test site in May and disclose the process to experts and journalists from South Korea and the United States, Seoul's presidential office said Sunday. Kim also told South Korean President Moon Jae-...
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Alfie Evans
(Peter Byrne/PA via AP)
April 28, 2018 - 9:08 am
LONDON (AP) — Alfie Evans, the sick British toddler whose parents won support from Pope Francis during a protracted legal battle over his treatment, died early Saturday. He was 23 months old. Kate James and Tom Evans made the announcement on social media, saying they were "heartbroken." The death...
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