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Food aid dwindling in world’s fastest-growing refugee crisis

Food aid dwindling in world’s fastest-growing refugee crisis

The United Nations secretary-general is making a plea for protection of refugees around the world, saying some richer countries haven’t been as tolerant as some in Africa.…

Serbia ruling party gathers support for proposed gay PM

Serbia ruling party gathers support for proposed gay PM

Serbia’s first gay and female prime minister is set to take office in staunchly conservative Serbia next week after ruling populists gathered majority support for her in Parliament.…

IS destroys iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

IS destroys iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

Iraq’s Ministry of Defense says the Islamic State group destroyed the al-Nuri mosque in Mosul and the iconic leaning minaret when fighters detonated explosives inside the structures late Wednesday night.…

Taliban release video purportedly showing American, Australian captives

Taliban release video purportedly showing American, Australian captives

The Taliban released a new video on Wednesday showing an American and an Australian captive they abducted last August, the second such footage of the hostages.…

Taliban release video showing American, Australian captives

Taliban release video showing American, Australian captives

The Taliban have released a new video showing an American and an Australian captive they abducted last August.…

Brazil’s Temer accused of corruption by federal police

Brazil’s Temer accused of corruption by federal police

Brazil’s federal police force says it has found evidence that embattled President Michel Temer received bribes to help businesses.…

Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

Belgian media are reporting that explosion-like noises have been heard at a Brussels train station, prompting the evacuation of a main square.…

Brussels train station explosion being treated as terror attack

Brussels train station explosion being treated as terror attack

The central train station in the Belgian capital of Brussels was evacuated Tuesday after an explosion was reported and police shot a suspect wearing an explosive belt who shouted “Allahu…

US shoot-down of Syrian jet prompts Russian threat

US shoot-down of Syrian jet prompts Russian threat

U.S. pilots operating over Syria won’t hesitate to defend themselves from Russian threats, a Pentagon spokesperson said Monday in the latest escalation between the two superpowers since a U.S. jet…

The Latest: Paris art exhibit locked down during attack

The Latest: Paris art exhibit locked down during attack

The Latest on Paris security operation on Champs-Elysees (all times local): 4:30 p.m.…