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Typhoon Mangkhut
AP Photo/Aaron Favila
September 15, 2018 - 1:42 pm
Typhoon Mangkhut lashed the northern Philippines with destructive winds and heavy rain that set off landslides and destroyed homes on Saturday, leaving at least 12 people dead.
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Bishop Michael Bransfield
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September 13, 2018 - 7:05 pm
Pope Francis accepted the resignation of a U.S. bishop Thursday and authorized an investigation into allegations he sexually harassed adults, adding awkward drama to an audience with U.S. church leaders over the abuse and cover-up scandal roiling the Catholic Church.
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FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, tourists ride classic convertible cars on the Malecon beside the United States Embassy in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File
September 13, 2018 - 3:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — As American authorities search for answers into mysterious "health attacks" that began two years ago in Havana, U.S. and Cuban officials on Thursday renewed efforts to determine the method and motive behind incidents that have left some diplomats with brain injuries. Talks at the...
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3/29/2018 - Pope Francis speaks during the Holy Chrism Mass on Maundy Thursday at St Peter's basilica in Vatican.
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September 12, 2018 - 9:35 am
Pope Francis is calling the presidents of every bishop conference around the world to a February summit to discuss clergy sex abuse and protecting children.
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Apple Logo
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September 10, 2018 - 3:50 pm
Apple is warning proposed tariffs on Chinese imports would force it to raise prices on a lot of its products.
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Idlib, Syria
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September 07, 2018 - 3:54 pm
Russian airstrikes pounded rebel positions in Syria’s Idlib province Friday, and the U.S. was not happy about it.
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Presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro grimaces right after being stabbed in the stomach during a campaign rally in Juiz de Fora, Brazil, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. Bolsonaro, a leading presidential candidate in Brazil, was stabbed during the campaign event, though officials and his son said the injury is not life-threatening. (AP Photo/Raysa Leite)
September 07, 2018 - 12:02 am
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The wounding of a leading Brazilian presidential candidate has the potential to reshape the election contest after dramatically exposing the deep polarization in Latin America's largest nation. Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro, a former army captain who has promised to...
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North Korea Hack Charges
AP Photo/Reed Saxon
September 06, 2018 - 5:16 pm
The Justice Department has announced charges against a North Korean hacker in the 2014 hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment and several other high-profile hacking attacks.
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Scallop Ship
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September 06, 2018 - 2:21 pm
The "Scallop Wars" are a conflict over fishing rights off of France’s coast, and video has shown it has reached the point of boats ramming each other at sea.
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Cairo, Egypt U.S. Embassy
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September 04, 2018 - 1:09 pm
A man carrying an explosive device was arrested outside the U.S. Embassy in Cairo on Tuesday.
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