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COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Authorities in Bangladesh said Tuesday that they want to start relocating thousands of Rohingya refugees to a Bay of Bengal island soon from crammed camps near the border with Myanmar, from where they fled.Top government administrator in Cox's Bazar, Kamal …
TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won a second term in Canada's national elections Monday, losing the majority but delivering unexpectedly strong results despite having been weakened by a series of scandals that tarnished his image as a liberal icon.Trudeau's Liberal party took …
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia's Nobel Peace Prize-winning prime minister warned Tuesday that if there's a need to go to war over a dam project disputed with Egypt his country could ready millions of people, but he said only negotiation can resolve a current deadlock.Prime Minister …
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the situation in Syria following the Turkish invasion earlier this month into the country's north (all times local):2 p.m.Russian President Vladimir Putin has sat down in Sochi with visiting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for talks on Syria.Putin welcomed …
ROME (AP) — After five cases of racist chants in eight rounds of Serie A, the Italian soccer federation is considering employing advanced listening devices used in anti-terrorism operations to identify offending fans.Federation president Gabriele Gravina has detailed "a passive radar device …
LONDON (AP) — Food delivery company Just Eat has rejected a takeover offer from South Africa's Prosus, saying that the 4.9 billion-pound ($6.2 billion) cash offer "significantly undervalues" it.Prosus N.V., which is owned by South African internet retail group Naspers, has now raised its …
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe has declared a new public holiday to protest U.S sanctions it says are hurting its economy, and the day comes with a state-sponsored festival.Acting information minister Amon Murwira says Anti-Sanctions Day will be commemorated on Oct.25. Tens of thousands of …
LONDON (AP) — An influential British lawmaker has challenged Facebook's new effort to safeguard elections, warning the company that the changes will place a heavy constraint on their ability to combat misinformation.Damian Collins, the chair of Parliament media committee, wrote to Facebook …
CAIRO (AP) — The latest breakdown in talks with Ethiopia over its construction of a massive upstream Nile dam has left Egypt with dwindling options as it seeks to protect the main source of freshwater for its large and growing population.Talks collapsed earlier this month over the …
LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers from across the political spectrum were plotting Tuesday to put the brakes on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's drive to push his European Union divorce bill through the House of Commons in just three days, potentially scuttling the government's hopes of …
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's ruling conservative party has requested a recount of votes to six Senate seats after losing its control of that chamber in the country's recent election.Law and Justice spokesman Radoslaw Fogiel said the party is exercising its right to a recount in districts …
TOKYO (AP) — Three booming cheers of "Banzai!" rang out Tuesday at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo as Naruhito formally declared his ascension to the Chrysanthemum Throne as the nation's 126th emperor.As a driving autumn rain briefly gave way to sunshine and 2,000 guests looked on, Naruhito …
LONDON (AP) — The British government says U.K. airlines can resume flights to the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, suspended after an Islamic State bombing that brought down a Russian passenger plane four years ago.The Department for Transport said on Tuesday that "improvements in …
LONDON (AP) — British police plan to travel to the U.S. to interview an American diplomat's wife involved in a crash that killed a British teenager.Northamptonshire Police Chief Nick Adderley said Tuesday that officers will travel as soon as their visas are arranged.They plan to interview …
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. ERDOGAN WARNS KURDISH FIGHTERS TO PULL OUTThe Turkish president says up to 1,300 Syrian Kurdish fighters have yet to vacate a northeastern Syrian area invaded by his troops, hours before a …
NEW DELHI (AP) — A U.S. diplomat overseeing South Asia says the Trump administration is concerned about human rights in India-administered Kashmir but supports India's development "objectives" for the restive Himalayan region stripped of its special status in August.Acting Assistant …
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's Houthi rebels say an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition has killed at least five civilians, including two children, when it hit a vehicle in a northern province.Youssef al-Hadri, spokesman of the Houthi-run Health Ministry, said in a statement the airstrike took …
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is cutting short his trip to Japan due to "unbearable pain" in his spinal column caused by his fall during a motorcycle ride last week, his spokesman said Tuesday.Duterte attended Japanese Emperor Naruhito's enthronement …
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin's state Cabinet has agreed on a rent freeze for five years to counter rising rents in one of Germany's hottest real estate markets.The German news agency dpa reported Tuesday that Berlin's left-wing coalition government wants to freeze the rent for apartments that were …
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):11 a.m.Slovenia's foreign minister says Brexit showed European Union's unity as it stood by a small member state, Ireland, but failed in the Balkans when it couldn't agree to open accession talks with North Macedonia and Albania.Miro …

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