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Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:38:33 EDT

In an effort to deter an increasingly aggressive North Korea, the U.S. has sent America's newest strike fighter the F-35B to South Korea for the first time to take part in joint training, The Korea Herald reported.

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:38:15 EDT

Conservationists say they have evidence that the critically endangered Indochinese tiger is breeding in a Thai jungle, giving hope for the survival of an animal whose total population may be less than 300.Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:39:05 EDT

French Socialist presidential candidate Benoit Hamon assailed European austerity policies as he met German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday, arguing that they have helped fuel the rise of the far right.Hamon followed conservative Francois Fillon and independent Emmanuel...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:38:49 EDT

The EU's antitrust chief, Margrethe Vestager, says the bloc's executive Commission has approved Danish subsidies for a proposed offshore windfarm in the Danish section of the Baltic Sea, near German windmills.Vestager says the aid to Kriegers Flak windfarm was in line with...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:38:30 EDT

J is not OK - as a name, that is, according to a Swiss court.The Zurich administrative court said in a ruling released Tuesday it had upheld a local registry's office decision to reject the letter as a given name in the best interests of the child, Switzerland's 20 Minuten...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:38:14 EDT

Israel's pious ultra-Orthodox Jewish community has long chafed at public displays of women, whether the images are of female public figures or ordinary women.Now even animated characters appear to be a no-go.The PR company promoting "Smurfs: The Lost Village" movie, which...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:37:55 EDT

A new 12-sided British pound coin is entering circulation amid concern that the round pound was too easy to counterfeit.The new coin introduced Tuesday is intended to be the most secure in the world, featuring a hologram that changes from the pound symbol to the numeral...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:38:16 EDT

The Latest on France's presidential campaign (all times local):12:10 p.m.French Socialist presidential candidate Benoit Hamon has assailed European austerity policies as he met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, arguing that they have helped fuel the far right's...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:38:00 EDT

The man known as "Carlos the Jackal," once the world's most-wanted fugitive, has asked a French court to "take the only right decision" before ruling on whether he's guilty of a deadly 1974 attack on a Paris shopping arcade.The Venezuelan-born Ilich Ramirez Sanchez is...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:37:45 EDT

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has promised to invest 4.2 billion euros ($4.57 billion) in northwestern Catalonia whose regional government is pushing for independence from Spain mainly because of economic grievances.Rajoy promised the investment, mostly in rail...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:39:03 EDT

South Africa's finance minister returned to Johannesburg on Tuesday after being abruptly ordered to pull out of a trade promotion trip to Britain and the United States, fuelling investor fears that he is about to be fired by President Jacob Zuma.Finance Minister Pravin...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:38:49 EDT

Officials in the German state of Lower-Saxony are warning followers of U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen of Turkish efforts to spy on them.Lower-Saxony's interior minister, Boris Pistorius,says Turkey's foreign intelligence agency MIT handed its German counterpart a list of...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:38:32 EDT

Leftist protesters are claiming responsibility for torching a half dozen police transport vehicles in Hamburg ahead of this year's G-20 summit in Germany.In a message on a leftist forum online, an anonymous poster wrote the attack was meant to "heat up the days before the...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:38:17 EDT

A British court has shortened the sentence of a Royal Marine convicted of killing a wounded Taliban fighter in Afghanistan.Sgt. Alexander Blackman was convicted of murder and sentenced to a minimum of 10 years by a military court in 2013 for the September 2011 killing in...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:38:02 EDT

The Danish branch of the ride-sharing service Uber is shutting down its activities in Denmark over a law proposal that toughens standards for cabs.Uber's spokesman in Denmark, Kristian Agerbo, said Tuesday "we must take the consequence," adding the proposal, demanding cabs...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:22:25 EDT

The wife of the man who killed four people outside Britain's Parliament last week condemned the attack Tuesday, saying she is "saddened and shocked."

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 06:00:20 EDT

The Latest on Paris clashes after Chinese man killed by police (all times local):11:40 a.m.China's Foreign Ministry says it has summoned a French envoy in Beijing over the police shooting of a Chinese man in Paris.Police shot the man Sunday night. His death sparked clashes...

Published: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 05:59:29 EDT

Britain's Daily Mail newspaper has sparked complaints with a front page photograph focusing on the legs of Prime Minister Theresa May and Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.The photo of the two leaders published Tuesday displays their legs prominently alongside a...

Published: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:33:16 EDT

Former U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Kathleen Stephens said Monday she has never seen "tensions" and "dangers" so high along the Korean peninsula.

Published: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:38:40 EDT

The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find, as investigators followed a drip, drip, drip trail of brake fluid up a street, down an alley, and into the gated...
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