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U.K. Investigates 3,000 Foreign Medics, After Fake Doctor Is Exposed

LONDON — In a land where matters of public health care are never far from scrutiny and sometimes scandal, the British medical authorities acknowledged on Monday that they were checking the credentials of some 3,000 foreign physicians, [...]

Interpol Meets to Select New President After Leader’s Arrest in China

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Interpol gathered police chiefs from around the world in Dubai on Sunday to select a new president, months after the global crime-fighting agency’s former leader was abruptly arrested by China on corruption [...]

Prison inmate death after incident with staff ruled homicide

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – The death of an inmate following an “altercation with correctional staff” at Western Illinois Correctional Center in May has been ruled a homicide, according to an autopsy report provided to The Associated [...]

After trading barbs all year, Newsom and Trump meet at California fire zone

President Donald Trump greets California Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and Gov. Jerry Brown as he arrives at Beale Air Force Base on Saturday for a visit to areas affected by wildfires. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo California Since the president [...]

RIP, California GOP: Republicans lash out after midterm election debacle

Rep. Mimi Walters, R-Calif., hands out a campaign flyer during an election eve stop in Irvine, Calif. | Chris Carlson/AP Photo ELECTIONS ‘There is no message. There is no messenger. There is no money. And there is no infrastructure,” [...]

Cuba Is Pulling Doctors From Brazil After ‘Derogatory’ Comments by Bolsonaro

SÃO PAULO — Cuba said Wednesday it was recalling thousands of doctors deployed to poor and remote regions of Brazil after Brazil’s far-right president-elect criticized the communist country’s treatment of the medical professionals. Cuba [...]

McCarthy hits hard at Dems after winning minority leader post

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) has vowed to help lead Republicans back to the majority in 2020. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> House Republicans immediately resumed a wartime posture Wednesday [...]

After Grief and Defiance, Arts Help Process 2015 Paris Attacks

PARIS — Three years to the day after he lived through the worst terrorist attack in France’s modern history, Fred Dewilde and other survivors, neighbors and families of victims gathered on Tuesday for a subdued commemoration in [...]

Impeachment focus back on W.Va. court after justice resigns

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Now that a suspended West Virginia Supreme Court justice has resigned, lawmakers are turning their attention to a panel of justices that had cut off pending impeachment trials. After Justice Allen Loughry’s [...]

Israel and Palestinians Exchange Fire After Botched Israeli Raid

JERUSALEM — Palestinian militants in Gaza mounted an intense and sustained rocket and mortar attack across much of southern Israel on Monday in retaliation for the killing of seven fighters by Israeli forces in a botched covert operation [...]