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Hungary summons US diplomat over negative comments on mediaHungary's foreign ministry says it has summoned the top United States diplomat in Hungary over comments he made about the country's "negative trends" for press freedom
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CORRECTING SPELLING OF LAST NAME TO AZIRI - Zoulika Aziri the mother of the Merah brothers leaves the courthouse in Paris, France, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. The mother of Islamic extremist Mohammed Merah testifies in the trial into the 2012 killings of Jewish schoolchildren and soldiers in southern France. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Mother's testimony at France terror trial angers relativesA lawyer for the older brother of a French extremist who killed seven people in 2012 told a judge and a jury of magistrates that testimony given by the men's mother is unreliable
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Candles, notes and paper cuttings lie next to the Love Monument in St. Julian, Malta, Tuesday Oct. 17, 2017 the day after the killing of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. Daphne Caruana Galizia, the Maltese investigative journalist who exposed the island nation's links to offshore tax havens through the leaked Panama Papers, was killed Monday when a bomb exploded in her car. (AP Photo/ Rene Rossignaud)
Bootleg Libyan oil, shady havens: Slain reporter's beatsOn tiny Malta, slain reporter had no shortage of international intrigues to probe
The Associated Press1 hour ago
5 dead in Ukraine after vehicle plows into sidewalk crowdUkrainian police say five people are dead after a vehicle plowed into a crowd on a sidewalk in the city of Kharkiv
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Orthodox Christians try to halt play, clash with policeGreek riot police have used batons to stop an attempted theater invasion by monks, priests and other Orthodox Christian protesting against what they claim is a blasphemous play
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this file image from video released by Taliban Media in December 2016, Caitlan Coleman talks in the video while her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle holds their two children. The couple and their three children were rescued Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2017, five years after the couple was abducted in Afghanistan on a backpacking trip. The children were born in captivity. (Taliban Media via AP)
Former hostage says his American wife was rushed to hospitalFormer hostage Joshua Boyle says his wife had to be rushed to the hospital and remains there
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2016 file photo, Gord Downie, singer and songwriter of Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip, performs in Toronto, Canada. The widely revered lead singer died Tuesday night, Oct. 17, 2017. He was 53. (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP File)
Gord Downie, lead singer of The Tragically Hip, has diedGord Downie, the revered lead singer and songwriter of iconic Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip, has died
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Dutch artist Joep van Lieshout poses for photographs in front of his sculpture "Domestikator", displayed in the plaza outside the Centre Pompidou modern art museum in Paris, Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. The Centre Pompidou modern art museum in Paris has unveiled a provocative sculpture meant to represent the domestication of the earth by humanity. The huge sculpture, made of cubical metal containers, suggests two human figures having sexual intercourse, and the Louvre Museum ruled it too obscene to display in the nearby Tuileries Gardens as part of the FIAC contemporary art exhibition.(AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
Provocative sculpture rejected by Louvre finds new homeAn abstract sculpture deemed too obscene for the regal gardens of the Louvre Museum has found a new home outside Paris' edgier Pompidou Center
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin leaves his and Croatia's President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic their joint news conference following their talks in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool)
Russian TV star Sobchak declares her presidential bidFamous Russian TV host Ksenia Sobchak has declared herself a candidate for Russia's presidential race
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Protesters march as they carry placards reading "Out Al Shabab", left, and "Oh God, have mercy on the dead" near the scene of Saturday's massive truck bomb attack in Mogadishu, Somalia, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. Thousands of people took to the streets of Somalia's capital Wednesday in a show of defiance after the country's deadliest attack, as two people were arrested in connection with Saturday's massive truck bombing that killed more than 300. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
Thousands march over 'Somalia's 9/11;' attack details emergeThousands march over 'Somalia's 9/11' as detailed account emerges of attack; 2 arrested
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Police officers stand in front of the entrance of the Church of Scientology of Budapest headquarters in Vaci Road in Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. Hungarian police say they are carrying out a search at the church. Police said the search by members of the National Investigation Bureau is related to an investigation into the suspected misuse of personal information and other crimes, but will not be releasing more information because the inquiry was ongoing. (Zoltan Mihadak/MTI via AP)
Hungary: Police search Scientology center in BudapestHungarian police say they are carrying out a search at the Church of Scientology's main center in Budapest
The Associated Press5 hours ago
A member of British Library staff poses for a picture pointing at the Philosopher's Stone on the 16th-century Ripley Scroll, which describes how to make a Philosopher's Stone, at the "Harry Potter - A History of Magic" exhibition at the British Library, in London, Wednesday Oct. 18, 2017.  The exhibition running from Oct. 20, marks the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, showing items from the British Library's collection, and items from author J.K Rowling and the book publisher's collection. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
Harry Potter exhibit marks 20th anniversary of first bookA new British Library exhibition is tracing the history of magic to mark the 20th anniversary of the publication of J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.''
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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