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Suspected jihadists attack northern Burkina Faso townsAuthorities in Burkina Faso say suspected jihadists have attacked two communities in the north while an international film festival takes place in the capital
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2017, file photo, thousands of demonstrators march in Phoenix in support of those in cities around the globe protesting against Donald Trump as the new United States president. The speaker of the Arizona House says he will not hear a bill that makes participating in or helping organize a protest that turns into a riot an offense that could lead to criminal racketeering charges. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
Arizona leader kills protest bill after widespread criticismThe speaker of the Arizona House says he won't hear a bill that makes participating in or helping organize a protest that turns into a riot an offense that could lead to criminal racketeering charges
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
Israeli forces begin evacuating 9 settler homes in West BankIsraeli forces evacuate homes in West Bank settlement after court decision they were built on private Palestinian land
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
Ri Tong Il, former North Korean deputy ambassador to the United Nations, speaks to reporters outside the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017.  Ri told reporters Tuesday that North Korea has sent a high-level delegation to Malaysia to seek the return of the body of leader's Kim Jong Un's slain half brother and the release of a North Korean arrested in the case. (AP Photo)
N. Korean diplomats in Malaysia to seek Kim's brother's bodyA high-level North Korean delegation has arrived in Malaysia to seek the body of leader Kim Jong Un's half brother, the victim of a nerve-agent attack that many suspect the North itself of orchestrating
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
People walk past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Asian stocks were mostly higher Tuesday after another strong finish on Wall Street as investors awaited a speech by President Donald Trump to the U.S. Congress. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
World stocks edge higher before Trump speech, China congressWorld stocks are eking out modest gains and the dollar is weakening against the yen as investors await a speech by President Donald Trump to the U.S. Congress
The Associated Press37 minutes ago
Amanda Ali, a student at Miami Northwestern Senior High School who acted in the movie "Moonlight," speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Oscar winning 'Moonlight' shines on Miami's Liberty CityOscar winning film "Moonlight" presents a view of Miami that never shows up in a tourism video
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Saudi’s Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih speaks during a press conference at a hotel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Saudi Arabia and Malaysia signed four major agreements Monday that will go a long way in cementing ties between the two countries. (AP Photo/Daniel Chan)
Saudi Aramco inks $7 billion deal for Malaysian oil ventureOil major Saudi Aramco has signed a $7 billion deal to take a 50 percent stake in a mega Malaysian oil refinery project in a pact expected to help Saudi Arabia increase trade in Southeast Asia
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
Pedestrians pass by a Chinese paramilitary policeman standing guard outside the North Korea Embassy in Beijing, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. A top North Korean diplomat is visiting Beijing in the wake of China's ban on coal imports from its neighbor and the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's older half-brother in Malaysia. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
NKorea official in Beijing after China's ban on coal importsA senior North Korean diplomat has arrived in Beijing for talks in the wake of China's ban on coal imports from its neighbor and the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's older half-brother in Malaysia
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2015 file photo, a worker monitors coal being carried along conveyor ramps at a coal mine near Ordos in northern China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. According to official data released Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, China's consumption of coal fell in 2016 for a third year in a row as the world's top polluter has emerged as a leader in efforts to tackle climate change. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
China's coal consumption falls for 3rd year in a rowChina has released data showing that the country's consumption of coal fell in 2016 for a third year in a row
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
Displaced men who fled their homes due to fighting between Iraqi security forces and Islamic State militants wait for a security check at an Iraqi Army base, west of Mosul, Iraq, Sunday, Feb. 26. 2017. Iraqi militarized police captured a neighborhood on the western side of Mosul on Sunday amid fierce clashes with Islamic State militants, as thousands of people continued to flee the battle to government-controlled areas, security officials said. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
UN: 8,000 flee as Iraqi forces fight IS in western MosulUN: About 8,000 people flee from western part of Mosul, surrounding villages amid Iraqi forces' latest push against IS
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
Afghan official: Policeman turns gun on colleagues, kills 11Afghan officials say at least 11 police officers have been shot and killed by a fellow policeman at a checkpoint in the southern Helmand province
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
A family member waits for the arrival of the body of Srinivas Kuchibhotla from the US next to a garland and photograph in his residence on the outskirts of Hyderabad, India, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. A bartender at the restaurant where a man was arrested last week for an apparently racially motivated bar shooting of two Indian men told a 911 dispatcher that the suspect admitted shooting two people, but described them as Iranian. (AP Photo /Mahesh Kumar A.)
Indian hometown grieves for engineer killed in Kansas barHundreds of grieving family and friends have tearfully mourned an engineer in his southern Indian hometown after he was killed in an apparently racially motivated shooting in a crowded Kansas bar
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
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