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South Koreans leave for North Korea to take part in family reunions with their North Korean family members at the customs, immigration and quarantine (CIQ) office, in Goseong, South Korea, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. About 200 South Koreans and their family members prepared to cross into North Korea on Monday for heart-wrenching meetings with relatives most haven't seen since they were separated by the turmoil of the Korean War. (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP)
South Koreans enter North to reunite with kin split by warDozens of elderly South Koreans crossed the heavily fortified border into North Korea for heart-wrenching meetings with relatives most haven't seen since they were separated by Korean War
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
AT 19 Aug 2018 14:56:27 UTC, an earthquake was reported at 4.5 km (2.8 mi) S of Belanting, Indonesia.
The Latest: Latest earthquake on Indonesian island kills 2A strong earthquake Sunday on the Indonesian island of Lombok has killed at least two people
The Associated Press2 hours ago
People watch a televised address by Pakistan's newly elected Prime Minister Imran Khan at an electronic shop in Karachi, Pakistan, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. Pakistan's newly elected prime minister Imran Khan Sunday said the country was in its worst economic condition and pledged to improve it by adopting austerity to cut government expenditure, introducing progressive taxation, end corruption and bringing back from abroad the plundered public money.  (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)
New premier Imran Khan pledges to restore Pakistan's economyPrime Minister Imran Khan says in his first televised speech in office that Pakistan is in the worst economic condition it has seen and he will adopt austerity measures to relieve the strain caused by foreign debt
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this June 16, 2018 file photo, Taliban fighters gather with residents to celebrate a three-day cease fire marking the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr, in Nangarhar province, east of Kabul, Afghanistan. On Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced a conditional cease-fire with Taliban insurgents for the duration of the Eid al-Adha holiday. Ghani made the announcement Sunday during celebrations of the 99th anniversary of Afghanistan's independence. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, File)
Afghan president calls for Eid cease-fire, Taliban to replyAfghan president Ashraf Ghani has announced a conditional cease-fire with Taliban insurgents for the duration of the Eid al-Adha holiday
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Cruise Passenger's Unexpected Detour: 10 Hours in OceanA woman on a Norwegian Cruise Line ship got way more exposure to the ocean than she intended, but lived to tell the tale. The 46-year-old British passenger fell off the back of the Norwegian Star ship about 60 miles off the coast of Croatia around midnight Saturday, reports the...
Newser7 hours ago
A view of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday. (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP)
Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosionThe Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air and pollution
The Associated Press7 hours ago
People raise their hands during a protest outside the government headquarters, in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Romanians gathered a week after an anti-government protest turned violent leaving hundreds of people, including three dozen riot police, needing medical treatment. (AP Photo/Raed Krishan)
Romanian minister: Hundreds involved in riot police attackRomania's interior minister says hundreds of protesters attacked riot police during an anti-corruption demonstration that left 450 people injured
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this Friday, May 16, 2014 file photo, mourners carry the body of Palestinian teen Nadim Nuwara, who was killed in a clash with Israeli troops, during his funeral in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Israel's Supreme Court on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, doubled the sentence of former border policeman Ben Deri, who was convicted in the death of a stone-throwing Palestinian teenager Nadim Nuwara in 2014, from nine months to 18 months. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed, File)
Sentence doubled for Israeli policeman who shot PalestinianIsrael's Supreme Court has doubled the prison sentence of a former border policeman who was convicted of unjustly shooting a stone-throwing Palestinian teenager in 2014
The Associated Press8 hours ago
A woman fell from the Norwegian Star cruise ship, about 95 kilometers (60 miles) off Croatia's coast shortly before midnight Saturday
UK woman rescued after falling from cruise ship in CroatiaCroatia's coast guard says a British woman has been saved after spending 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night after she fell from a cruise ship
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Bolton meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem to discuss IranNational Security Adviser John Bolton met with Israel's prime minister during a visit to Jerusalem
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Palestinian postal workers sift through sacks of eight years' worth of undelivered mail held by Israel, at the post office in the West Bank city of Jericho, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. In recent days the postal staff has been sorting through tons of undelivered mail in a room packed with letters, boxes and even a wheelchair. Postal official Ramadan Ghazawi says Israel did not respect a 2008 agreement to send and receive mail directly through Jordan. Israeli officials say the one-time release of 10.5 tons of mail was a "gesture." (AP Photo/Nasser Shiyoukhi)
Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by IsraelPalestinian postal workers in the West Bank are sifting through eight years' worth of undelivered mail held by Israel
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Iraq's top court ratifies manual recount of May ballotsIraq's top court ratifies results of manual ballot recount, paving the way for new house to meet, government to be formed
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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