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ECB: 2 troubled Italian banks failing, to face insolvencyThe European Central Bank has pulled the plug on two troubled Italian banks, sending them into insolvency proceedings as it pushes ahead with efforts to clean up weak banks holding back the economy
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
FILE - In this Thursday Jan. 6, 2011 file photo, a traditional dhow floats in the Corniche Bay of Doha, Qatar, with tall buildings of the financial district in the background. Acting as a mediator, Kuwait has presented Qatar a long-awaited list of demands from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt, four Arab nations that cut ties with Qatar in early June, 2017. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das, File)
The Latest: Envoy says Qatar feeling no economic pressureThe top Qatari envoy to the United States says his country is under no pressure economically to resolve the diplomatic crisis that has led its neighbors to impose a de facto blockade
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
A model wears a creation as part of Cerruti Men's Spring Summer 2018 fashion collection, presented in Paris France, Friday, June 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
Olympic spectacle upstages menswear Fashion Week in ParisIt's rare that an event can upstage a top Paris Fashion Week show taking place in the French capital's ornate Grand Palais
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
Residents are evacuated from the Taplow residential tower block on the Chalcots Estate, in the borough of Camden, north London, Friday, June 23, 2017. A local London council has decided to evacuate some 800 households in apartment buildings it owns because of safety concerns following the devastating fire that killed 79 people in a west London high-rise. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
The Latest: Evacuated London residents express anger, fearResidents of a northwest London public housing complex are angry and fearful about being evacuated because of fire safety concerns prompted by a fire that killed at least 79 people in a nearby high-rise
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
FILE- In this May 14, 2010 file photo, a Qatari woman walks in front of the city skyline in Doha, Qatar. An investigation into why a British man fell to his death on a Qatar World Cup site has raised concerns about stadium roof safety. Acting as a mediator, Kuwait has presented Qatar a long-awaited list of demands from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt, four Arab nations that cut ties with Qatar in early June, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)
Qatar weighs demands to end crisis amid threat of long siegeThe tiny Gulf nation of Qatar is weighing an onerous list of demands presented by its neighbors as a way out of a regional crisis
The Associated Press2 hours ago
French police officers work by a bus that hit the roof of a Paris tunnel, Friday, June 23, 2017 . A tour bus company says one of its double-decker, open-roof buses hit the roof of a Paris tunnel, injuring four people, one of them seriously. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
British woman seriously injured in Paris tour bus accidentA British woman was seriously injured when a double-decker tour bus that took a detour due to a major display of sporting events got stuck inside a tunnel under a Paris bridge Friday, firefighters, police and the bus company said
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this image provided by Russian Defense Ministry Press Service and released on Friday, June 23, 2017, long-range Kalibr cruise missiles are launched by a Russian Navy ship in the eastern Mediterranean. Russia's Defense Ministry said it fired cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on positions of the Islamic State in Syria. (Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP)
Russia fires missiles from Mediterranean at IS in SyriaRussia says it has fired cruise missiles from Mediterranean Sea on positions of Islamic State group in Syria
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Jewish groups critical of Hungarian praise for Hitler allyThe World Jewish Congress says it is backing objections by the leading Jewish group in Hungary about Prime Minister Viktor Orban's praise for Miklos Horthy, who allied Hungary with Nazi Germany
The Associated Press3 hours ago
French President Emmanuel Macron, left, speaks with former US actor and founder of the R20 climate action group Arnold Schwarzenegger Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. (Geoffroy van der Hasselt, Pool via AP)
Schwarzenegger talks climate change with French presidentFormer California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says the environment shouldn't be a partisan issue
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this photo taken on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, a man takes a photo of a "gender equal" pedestrian traffic light signal in Madrid, Spain. Madrid is gearing up to host WorldPride 2017, a colorful mixture of vindication for sexual and gender diversity together with commercialism and all-night partying. (AP Photo/Paul White)
Madrid hosts_ and debates_ global gay prideMadrid is gearing up to host WorldPride 2017, a colorful mixture of vindication for sexual and gender diversity together with commercialism and all-night partying
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Pope Francis leaves at the end of an audience with participants at the 75th Serra foundation's international convention, at the Vatican, Friday, June 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
Pope seeks to encourage Colombian reconciliation with tripPope Francis will preside over a reconciliation ceremony between Colombian victims and former guerrillas during a September visit aimed at consolidating the peace process to end Latin America's longest-running armed conflict
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Scarce water passes under a bridge on the Po river in Staffarda, Northern Italy, Friday, June 23, 2017. Italy's farm lobby is warning that agricultural production is plummeting nationwide because of prolonged heat and dry weather — and authorities are now rationing water and declaring a state of emergency in some areas. (Rosso/ANSA via AP)
Italian farmers alarmed as dry spell prompts water rationingItaly's farm lobby is warning that agricultural production is plummeting nationwide because of a prolonged heat and dry spell that prompted authorities to ration water and declare a state of emergency in some areas
The Associated Press4 hours ago
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