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Published:Wednesday | November 14, 2018 | 7:42 AM

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — A message board at a shelter for the many people who fled California's deadliest wildfire is filled with photos of the missing, as well as pleas for any information about relatives and friends. "I hope you are...

Published:Wednesday | November 14, 2018 | 7:33 AM

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman abruptly resigned his post Wednesday in protest over a cease-fire reached with Gaza militants, in a move that rocked the Israeli political scene and seemed likely to bring about...

Published:Wednesday | November 14, 2018 | 7:22 AM

IXTLAN DEL RIO, Mexico (AP) — The U.S. government said it was starting work Tuesday to "harden" the border crossing from Tijuana, Mexico, to prepare for the arrival of a migrant caravan leapfrogging its way across western Mexico....

Published:Wednesday | November 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP):The high-security trial of infamous Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman got under way yesterday, with a prosecutor telling jurors how the man who got his start in a modest marijuana-selling business in Mexico ruthlessly turned...

Published:Wednesday | November 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PARADISE, California (AP):Ernest Foss was a musician who gave lessons out of his home when he lived in San Francisco, where an amplifier that ran the length of a wall served as the family's living room couch. Carl Wiley refurbished tires for...

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 10:18 AM

PHOENIX (AP) — Democrat Kyrsten Sinema has won Arizona's open U.S. Senate seat in a race that was among the most closely watched in the nation, beating Republican Republican Martha McSally in the battle to replace GOP Senator...

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

CAIRO (AP):Amnesty International says heavy fighting near a hospital in Yemen forced hundreds of patients to flee across the street, some carrying their own medical equipment, as shrapnel rained down.The rights group described scenes of chaos from...

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GAZA CITY (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....

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PARADISE, California (AP):The dead were found in burned-out cars, in the smouldering ruins of their homes, or next to their vehicles, apparently overcome by smoke and flames before they could jump in behind the wheel and escape. In some cases, there...

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP):The Inter-American Com-mission on Human Rights has expressed "deep concern" over human rights in Brazil and says it will monitor what happens when the government of President-elect Jair Bolsonaro assumes office on January 1.The...

Published:Monday | November 12, 2018 | 11:16 AM

MALIBU, California (AP) Some of the thousands of people who fled Southern California's huge wildfire were being allowed to return home, and traffic was flowing Monday on the major highway through the area after a closure of several days....

Published:Monday | November 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):President Donald Trump has issued a proclamation to deny asylum to migrants who enter the country illegally, tightening the border as caravans of Central Americans slowly approach the United States. The plan was immediately...

Published:Monday | November 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PARADISE, California (AP):Authorities called in a mobile DNA lab and anthropologists to help identify the dead as the search went on for victims of the most destructive wildfire in California history. The overall death toll from the outbreak of...

Published:Monday | November 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PARIS (AP):Buried in French President Emmanuel Macron's speech on the sacrifice of "young men" in World War I Sunday was a reference to the "three million widows" the fallen soldiers left behind.The role women played in the war was only mentioned in...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 6:15 PM

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The recount of Florida's razor-thin Senate and gubernatorial races got off to a bumpy start with some mishaps and litigation Sunday, bringing back memories of the 2000 presidential fiasco. In Democratic-...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 12:16 PM

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on commemorations a century after the end of World War I (all times local): 5:35 p.m. The head of the United Nations is warning that the world today has several of the ingredients that led to the failure of the peace...

Published:Sunday | November 11, 2018 | 10:33 AM

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities called in a mobile DNA lab and anthropologists to help identify the dead as the search went on for victims of the most destructive wildfire in California history. The death toll stood at 23 Sunday and...

Published:Friday | November 9, 2018 | 9:46 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump today invoked extraordinary national security powers to deny asylum to migrants who enter the country illegally, tightening the border as caravans of Central Americans slowly approach the United States...

Published:Friday | November 9, 2018 | 9:34 AM

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Thousands of Central American migrants decided to depart Mexico City today and head toward the northern city of Tijuana, opting for the longer but likely safer route to the U.S. border, caravan organisers said. The decision...

Published:Thursday | November 8, 2018 | 11:29 AM

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) says it's shocked by the unbridled hostility United States President Donald Trump exhibited toward several White House correspondents during a press conference yesterday, which culminated in the revocation of CNN...

Published:Thursday | November 8, 2018 | 8:52 AM

HELSINKI (AP) — The European Union's Brexit negotiator today said that gaps remain to be bridged in talks on the U.K.'s departure from the bloc as time runs out to secure a deal and have it endorsed. Britain leaves the EU on March 29...

Published:Thursday | November 8, 2018 | 8:31 AM

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — A hooded gunman dressed entirely in black opened fire on a crowd at a country dance bar holding a weekly "college night" in Southern California, killing 12 people and sending hundreds fleeing including...

Published:Thursday | November 8, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP)What is already the most diverse Congress ever will become even more so after Tuesday's elections, which broke barriers of race and gender.For the first time, a pair of Native American congresswomen are headed to the House, in...

Published:Thursday | November 8, 2018 | 12:00 AM

NEW DELHI (AP):European moderates are welcoming a re-balancing of U.S. politics after the midterm election but few expect big change in relations with President Donald Trump.EU Commissioner Pierre Moscovici tweeted that the Democrats took the...

Published:Thursday | November 8, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):President Donald Trump is calling out Republican candidates who apparently did not support him enough and lost congressional seats in Tuesday's elections.At a news conference in the White House East Room on Wednesday, Trump crowed...

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