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After 2 years of Russia probe drips, are you numb to it all?

WASHINGTON (AP) – For two years there’s been the drip-drip-drip of the Russia investigation and the tweet-tweet-tweet of President Donald Trump assailing it. Numb yet? The slowly rolling revelations may have worked in Trump’s favor [...]

After Social Media Bans, Militant Groups Found Ways to Remain

SAN FRANCISCO — In July 2013, a broadcaster affiliated with the Islamist group Hezbollah posted a threatening video on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. It featured gun-toting militants practicing an ambush to kidnap Israeli soldiers. [...]

Peru’s ex-president Kuczynski hospitalized after jailing

LIMA, Peru (AP) – Former Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has been hospitalized days after he was detained as part of a money laundering probe into his ties to the company at the heart of Latin America’s biggest graft scandal. Congressional [...]

150 People Missing After Boat Sinks in Congo, President Says

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo — About 150 people were missing after a boat sank in an eastern lake in the Democratic Republic of Congo, President Felix Tshisekedi said on Twitter on Tuesday, a day after the vessel went down. “I [...]

Trump goes after Fox News for ‘weird’ Sanders town hall

President Donald Trump’s Twitter barb at Bernie Sanders comes after almost two months without a tweet attacking the Vermont senator, a favorite target of the president in 2016. | Adam Bettcher/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share [...]

Finland’s Center Party head to step down after election loss

HELSINKI (AP) – Finland’s outgoing prime minister says he will step down as head of the Center Party, which had one of its worst performances in decades in Sunday parliamentary election. Juha Sipila tweeted Tuesday “the election result [...]

Pelosi: Capitol Police working to ‘safeguard’ Omar after Trump 9/11 tweet

Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American and one of the first two Muslim women elected to Congress, has become a center of national controversy over comments that have been condemned as anti-Semitic. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP File Photo Share [...]

Sudan activists: ‘Regime’ kills 16 after al-Bashir’s ouster

CAIRO (AP) – Sudanese activists said Saturday that 16 people, including a soldier, have been killed in the two days since the military forced President Omar al-Bashir from power amid months of anti-government protests. The Sudan Doctors [...]

Malaysia Approves Chinese Rail Project After Price Is Slashed

BEIJING — China has been accused of saddling countries with billions of dollars of debt by building rail lines, highways and other expensive projects overseas under its so-called Belt and Road Initiative. But on Friday, China agreed [...]

Mexico frees 6 water rights activists after years in prison

MEXICO CITY (AP) – The Mexican government has freed six activists who fought to protect their community’s water supply, acknowledging that their rights were “seriously violated” during more than a dozen years in jail. The six activists [...]