Venezuela crisis pushes women into 'forced…

Dr. Saturnina Clemente pulls up to the small clinic on the outskirts of Venezuela's capital armed with one of the nation's most sought-after commodities: Hormonal implants to prevent pregnancy

Iran moves to strike 4 zeroes from its battered…

Iran's president sends bill to parliament to slash 4 zeroes off value of rial, country's sanctions-battered currency

The Latest: Vatican to wait before investigating…

The Vatican says it will let Cardinal George Pell exhaust all his appeals of his sexual abuse convictions in Australia before taking up his case in its own canon law investigation

Rebels claim downing US drone over Yemen

Yemen's Houthi rebels claim they shot down a U.S. drone over the country's north

Iran-backed forces blame US for attacks on bases…

Iraqi paramilitary forces backed by Iran say they hold the United States ultimately responsible for a series of attacks targeting their bases in the country

Hong Kong police in standoff with protesters…

Hong Kong riot police have faced off with protesters occupying a suburban train station following a commemoration of a violent attack there by masked assailants on supporters of the anti-government movement

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Portuguese truckers plan new strike, risking gas…

Portuguese tanker truck drivers have announced a new walkout, just days after returning to work and resuming talks with employers in a pay dispute

Greenland fallout: Trump's canceled trip…

Danish PM Mette Frederiksen says she is "disappointed and surprised" by U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to cancel his visit to Denmark after she rejected suggestions of selling Greenland to the U.S.

Uganda, Rwanda presidents agree to cease hostilities

The leaders of Uganda and Rwanda agreed on Wednesday to re-open the border between the two countries following a summit mediated in Angola, ending months of tensions that raised fears of armed hostilities

The Latest: Iran-backed militias blame US for attacks

Iran-backed militias in Iraq have said they hold the United States responsible for a series of attacks targeting militia bases across the country

France's Macron seeks to be a mediator in G-7…

French President Emmanuel Macron hosts the G-7 summit this weekend fresh off a meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin, hoping to maintain his image as a global mediator at a time of deep political and economic insecurity in the world

Trump, Maduro confirm talks as opposition stays…

As President Donald Trump and Venezuela's socialist leader Nicolas Maduro each confirm secret talks between their governments aimed at ending the South American nation's deepening crisis, a key player appeared to be left on the sidelines: The opposition

Afghan official: Wedding attack's death toll…

Afghan official: Death toll in Kabul weekend wedding attack rises to 80 as US-Taliban talks resume

The Latest: Danish PM standing behind Greenland…

Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen says she is standing behind the government head of Greenland, the semi-autonomous Danish territory that U.S. President Donald Trump wanted to buy

Merkel seeks 'frictionless' Brexit before meeting…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel indicated Wednesday that she's still holding out for an amicable departure of Britain from the European Union, ahead of talks with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson

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Polish judges want lawmakers to probe hate…

Poland's judges are urging lawmakers to investigate an online hate campaign against some of them that was apparently encouraged by a deputy justice minister who has resigned over the allegations

More Rohingya families say they will not return…

Officials say about 200 Rohingya families interviewed by the U.N. refugee agency and the Bangladesh government all said they do not want to return to Myanmar unless their citizenship and safety are ensured

South African court restricts displays of…

South Africa's Equality Court has restricted the display of the country's old apartheid-era flag, ruling that its gratuitous use amounts to hate speech and racial discrimination

US Official: A Missile Downed Our Drone in Yemen

Two US officials confirmed to Reuters what a Houthi military rep has claimed: that a US drone was shot down over Yemen on Tuesday night. What is less established is whether the Iran-allied Houthi rebels downed the MQ-9 drone. That's what the rep claims; one official tells CNN a surface-to-air...

Strike by Ryanair cabin crew in Portugal has…

A strike by Portuguese cabin crew working for budget airline Ryanair is causing little impact, with only some minor delays reported

The Latest: EU stands ready to supervise migrant…

The European Union says it stands ready to supervise the relocation of more than 80 people evacuated from a migrant rescue ship in Italy

Trump Axes Denmark Trip After Greenland Idea…

President Trump has called off a planned trip to Denmark because Prime Minster Mette Frederiksen has rejected the idea of selling him 98% of the kingdom's territory. After Trump confirmed that he had been considering a "large real estate deal" to make the semi-autonomous island part of the US, Frederiksen...

Thousands interested in Dutch idea for Brexit beach party

As the deadline for Britain to quit the European Union approaches, thousands of people are expressing interest in a Brexit beach party in the Netherlands to say a fond farewell

Mexico Judge Legalizes Cocaine—With a Catch

Recreational cocaine could soon be legal in Mexico on a case-by-case basis. A May ruling, which must be approved by a higher court, would allow two unidentified claimants to "possess, transport and use cocaine," but not sell it, in what Mexico United Against Crime calls a "historic step." MUAC brought...

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Rust-belt China looks abroad as economy slows…

China's northeastern rust-belt region is trying to capitalize on a multibillion-dollar national initiative to build ports, railways and other projects abroad

Urgency for vaccine grows as virus ravages…

Scientists are working to develop a vaccine for a deadly virus that's devastating pig herds in Asia

At least 2,300 detained in locked-down…

At least 2,300 people have been detained during India's unprecedented lockdown in the portion of Kashmir it controls; nearly 100 were arrested under a law that allows detention for up to 2 years without trial