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Muslim Pilgrims Climb Mount Arafat for Hajj Turkish-US-Syrian Cooperation Deepens as Bilateral Relations Remain in Crisis Erik Prince Again Touts Plan to Privatize US War in Afghanistan Angola to Rebury National Icon and Rebel Leader Savimbi Protests in Costa Rica Turn Violent over Influx of Nicaraguan Immigrants Trump Wasn't Briefed by Pentagon on Military Parade Costs Before Deciding to Cancel US Not Yet Training Turkish Forces for Joint Patrols in Syria Taiwan 'Won't Bow to Pressure,' President Says Amid China Tensions US Trade Office Holds Hearings on Plans for More Tariffs Against China Six Dead as Brazilian Soldiers Swarm Rio Slums in Anti-Drug Assault Myanmar Judge to Issue Verdict Next Week for Reuters Journalists Trump Aide: US Wants European Allies to Apply Pressure on Iran China to Keep Providing Aid to Pacific for Sustainable Development Mali Must Bolster Security, Governance, Analysts Say Liberals Want Democrats' Leader to Derail Kavanaugh Nomination Africa 54 MTV Launches Drive to Get Young People to Vote Report: Experts Knew Genoa Bridge Had Weakened 20 Percent AP Sources: Prosecutors Preparing Charges Against Cohen Uganda Police Battle Protesters Seeking Release of Pop Star Poland Bans Ukraine Activist From Europe, Raising Questions Environmental Project to Save the Forests in Cox’s Bazar Gets Under Way Zimbabwe Opposition Appeals for Regional Help Europe Sees Sharp Rise in Measles: 41,000 Cases, 37 Deaths Cardinal McCarrick Scandal Inflames Debate Over Gay Priests August 20, 2018 US - #WeeklyAddress: August 13 - August 20: Nearly 350 newspapers denounce Trump's anti-media rhetoric Afghan Students Defy Attackers and Return to Class No Afghan Cease-Fire Until Taliban Announcement Papal Letter to Catholics Condemns Clerical Sexual Abuse, Cover-Up In City that Claims Him, Ben Carson Falls from Grace Greeks See Little Cause for Joy as 8-Year Bailout Era Ends South Africa Opens Inquiry into Corruption during Zuma Rule Amid Fiscal Woes, Malaysia PM Calls for China's Understanding Russia: West Obstructing Aid to Syria, Return of Refugees Trump Calls Mueller's Russia Probe a 'National Disgrace' Conoco Says Venezuela Will Pay $2 Billion Arbitration Award PepsiCo Buys Israel's SodaStream for $3.2 Billion MTV VMAs to Feature Cardi B, J. Lo, Aretha Tribute Melania Trump Calls Cyberbullying 'Destructive and Harmful' It Took Me Three Decades to Drive One Hour from Gaza to Jerusalem Elders Help Release of Kidnapped Bus Passengers in Afghanistan US Reliance on Private Prisons Sparks Controversy Shots Fired at Gate of US Embassy in Turkey, No One Hurt Pope: 'No Effort Must Be Spared' to Ensure End to Clergy Sexual Abuse Iran Oil Minister: France's Oil Giant Total Pulls Out of Iran Artificial Intelligence: The promises and the threats ICRC concerned at gap between commitments and practice of Arms Trade Treaty Korean Families Reunite at Long Last at N. Korean Resort Summer Culture Camp: Fun in Korean Australian PM Scraps Plan to Legalize Carbon Emissions Cuts At Least 5 People Killed in New Earthquake in Indonesia's Lombok Island Manafort Jury Deliberations Reach Third Day Vietnam Control Inflation, Avoid Broader Economic Fallout Possible Chinese President Visit to Pyongyang Raises Doubts on Sanctions Taliban Accused of Kidnapping Dozens in Northern Afghanistan Korean Families Prepare to Reunite at North Korean Resort Tourists Go Off Beaten Path on N. Korea's Sacred Volcano Algeria: Conviction for Anti-Bias Blog Ethiopia: Probe Years of Abuse in Somali Region From Beer to the Bakery: How One Entrepreneur Recycles Spent Grains into Flour Muslims Climb Nearly 700 Meters Above Sea Level to Visit Cave Where Islam Began Korean Families Prepare to Reunite at N. Korean Resort Muslims Begin Annual Hajj Rituals at Mecca Kofi Annan: In Memoriam Trump Lashes Out at NY Times Story on White House Counsel and Russia Probe Women win primaries in record numbers, look to November Brennan Threatens to Sue Trump to Stop Revoking Security Clearances Pakistan's Khan Pledges Reforms to Counter Corruption, Poverty Catholics Consider Withholding Donations Amid Scandals Aretha Franklin Celebrated at Sunday Service at Father's Baptist Church Science Says: Hotter Weather Turbocharges US West Wildfires Bolton in Israel: Iran Nuclear Program at 'Top of List' in Talks With Netanyahu Euro Fund: Greece Has Officially Exited Bailout Program US Says It Supports Afghan-Taliban Talks as Kabul Declares Conditional Cease-Fire 6.9-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Indonesia's Lombok National Security Adviser Says 4 Foreign Adversaries May Try to Interfere in US Elections Annual Hajj Begins The Latest: The New Alternative Facts: ‘Truth Isn’t Truth’ Afghan President Declares Conditional Cease-Fire Another Earthquake Hits Indonesia's Lombok World Humanitarian Day Honors Those Killed in Service of Others August 19, 2018 Ebola Deaths in DR Congo Rises to 49 with 2,000 Feared 'Contacts' Taliban Overruns Northern Afghan District Maryland Summer Camp Encourages Young Girls to Pursue STEM Careers Death Toll Rises to 43 in Italian Bridge Collapse Hezbollah Leader Meets with Yemeni Rebels As Killings Rise, Aid Workers Confront Era of Growing Risk Italy Threatens to Return Migrants to Libya in New Standoff Eight Years Late, Palestinian Mail Arrives in West Bank Trump Lashes Out at Russia Probe as 'McCarthyism' Largest Collection of Iconic Tiffany Glass Housed in NY Warehouse In Southern India, Flooding Displaces 800,000 'Dream or Reality?' Koreans to Meet After Decades Apart Brazil Sending Troops to Its Border With Venezuela Serb Rejection of Report on Srebrenica Massacre Sows Division Refugees Living Beyond Australia's Big Cities Face Challenges Spokesman: US Forces to Stay in Iraq As Long As Needed Maduro Unveils New Banknote, Other Economic Reforms Largest Collection of Tiffany Glass Housed in NY Warehouse Millions of Muslims Begin Annual Hajj Pilgrimage Israel Closes Gaza Border Crossing Argentines Line up to Quit Catholic Church Gun-Control Initiative Brings Protesters on Both Sides to Seattle Korean-Americans Push for Reunions with North Korea Family Members Technology Addiction Grows as World Increasingly Depends on Devices Turkey's Economic Crisis Rattles Global Markets Scientists Extract Uranium Powder from Seawater with Yarn Dragonfly, Privacy Issues Keep Google in the Headlines Kabul IT Company Designs Buber, the City's Own Online Taxi App Iraq: Chilling Accounts of Torture, Deaths Iran: Rights Defender Faces New Charges Major Quakes Strike Indonesia, Near Tonga Major Quakes Strike Near Tonga and in Indonesia Massive Quake Strikes Near Tonga UK Hopes to Pick up Brexit Talks Pace With Raab-Barnier Meeting on Tuesday Annan’s Fight for Equality, Human Rights Lives On Q&A: The Hajj Pilgrimage and Its Significance in Islam Putin Calls on Europe to Rebuild Syria so Refugees Can Return US School Districts Weigh Duty to Youth Migrant Shelters Suspect in UK Parliament Crash Charged With Attempted Murder Brazilian Border Town Residents Drive out Venezuelan Immigrants Financial Task Force Monitor Pakistan's Progress on Anti-Terror Financing Report: White House Counsel Is Cooperating With Russia Investigation Judge Blocks Use of Guantanamo Bay Detainees' Statements to FBI Interrogators UN Watch mourns Kofi Annan, “a great advocate of reform at the UN” Former UN Leader Kofi Annan Dead at 80 Researchers Plot Maps, Collect Data to Fight Future Infectious Disease Outbreaks Italy Holds National Day of Mourning for Bridge Collapse Victims Unified Koreas Athletes Cheered at Asian Games Spectacular Taliban Chief: US Offers to End Afghan War 'Neither Rational Nor Practical' Economic Fears Grip Turkey Economic Fears Grip Turkey On the passing of Kofi Annan: the world loses a great defender of peace and modern multilateralism Mueller Recommends Short Sentence for Trump Campaign Aide Report: US Made, Sold Bomb That Killed Yemeni Children Greece Officially Ends International Bailout Program Monday Tech Companies Struggle With How to Curtail Offensive Speech Laos Still Bullish on Dams Despite Fatal Catastrophe US Adds Sanctions on Myanmar Forces in Rohingya Abuses Laos Bullish on Dams Despite Fatal Catastrophe Surge in Taliban Attacks Keeps US, Afghan Guessing on Peace Talks Tech Companies Struggle With How to Curtail Offensive Speech Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan Dies Indian PM Tours Flood Ravaged State as Death Toll Climbs Imran Khan Sworn In as Pakistan’s Prime Minister Pakistani Prime Minister Faces ‘Weight of Expectations’ South Sudan Denies Issuing Former CAR President Fake Passport Thousands Beg for Rescue in Deadly Indian Floods California Governor Pardons 3 Facing Deportation Judge Tells US, ACLU: Come Up with Asylum Plan Omarosa Claims White House Tried to Buy Her Silence Nicaraguan Crisis Taking a Toll on Economy Economic Fears Grip Turkey The US Must Not Turn Its Back On Refugees We Underestimate the Threat of Facial Recognition Technology at Our Peril Coalition of Rights Groups Submit Public Comment on the Sentencing Commission’s Proposed Priorities for 2018-2019 Amendment Cycle Miss America: Leadership Bullied, Manipulated, Silenced Me First a Wedding, Then Hard Work: Putin to Visit Germany's Merkel Trump Attends Hamptons Fundraiser Hosted by Hot Dog Magnate Kosovo, Serbia Mull Territorial Swap to End Dispute US Navy Hospital Ship to Deploy to Colombia Reports: Uganda Lawmakers Tortured by Security Forces US Cuts $230 Million to Syria, Ties Future Rebuilding Funds to Peace Wife of Jailed Iranian Dissident: Iran Denying Treatment to Ailing Husband UN Chief: 1 Option to Protect Palestinians Is New Force Two Bishops Apologize for Sex Abuse in Pennsylvania Aretha Franklin’s Funeral to be in Detroit Colombia: Authorities must act to prevent the displacement of 3,600 Indigenous people in Chocó Land Swap Talks Between Kosovo and Serbia: Possible Solution or Pandora's Box? (Im)migration News Recap, Aug. 12-18 Families Furious as Italy Buries Bridge Victims Stocks Jump as Hopes Rise for Progress on China Trade Talks Tesla Stock Drops; Musk Under Fire Saudi Arabia Says It’s Given $100 Million to Northeast Syria Stormy Daniels Drops Out of UK Reality Show at Last Minute Colombia: Authorities must act to prevent to displacement of 3,600 Indigenous people in Chocó Don’t Expect Much from Latest Myanmar Commission Next Mission for Women With Military Service: Run for Office Landmines Prevent Aid from Reaching Afghan Civilians in Ghazni Strong, Deep Earthquake Shakes Area Off Indonesia Trump Expects to Revoke DOJ Official's Security Clearance US Judge Extends Halt on Deportations of Separated Families Palestinians Say 2 Killed by Israeli Fire at Gaza Border Azerbaijani Politician's Release Earns Partial Western Approval Vatican: US Sex Abuse 'Criminal and Morally Reprehensible' US Ends Syria Stabilization Funding, Cites More Allied Cash Kansas Science Teacher's Deportation Case Reopened Pakistanis Protest Dutch MP's Plan to Publish Cartoons of Prophet Radio journalist who “annoyed politicians” murdered in Bahia state Eastern Ghouta: Where the needs are immense and recovery is slow Indonesia Pins Great Economic Hopes on Asian Games Asian Currencies Slip on Trade Fears as Authorities Try to Avert Crisis Security Issues Constrain DR Congo Ebola Operation Spain Remembers Terror Attacks That Killed 16 in Catalonia Immigrants from India Increasing at US-Mexico Border Pakistan's New Parliament Elects Khan as PM Trump Asks SEC to Review Practicality of Quarterly Corporate Reports Trump: Trial of Former Aide Manafort 'Very Sad' Africa 54 Indians Gather as Former Premier Vajpayee Is Cremated Diocese Holds Forgiveness Mass in Wake of Grand Jury Report August 17, 2018 Benjamin Smith New CEO of Air France-KLM; Unions Concerned Satanic Temple Brings Baphomet Statue to Arkansas for Rally Were Romania’s police told to prevent reporters from doing their job? Google Workers Protest China Plan Secrecy Ghani Accuses Pakistan of Treating Wounded Taliban Fighters Digital Tools Build Grassroots Movements Grassroots Movements Now Built With Digital Tools To guarantee press freedom, Nepal must amend its new criminal code Croatian authorities take no action on death threat to journalists India Flooding Leaves Nearly 170 Dead as Rain Persists China Plane Skids Off Rainy Manila Runway; All Aboard Safe Ecuador, Peru Tighten Entry Requirements for Venezuelans Federal Forces Intervene, and Rio de Janeiro Homicides Rise Police Question Netanyahu About Corruption Allegations John Brennan Accuses Trump of Trying to Silence Those Who Challenge Him Long Prison Terms for Editors of Dervish News Outlet in Iran US to Impose More Sanctions on Turkey Over Detained Pastor Retailers Count on Unique Back to School Supplies to Attract Kids, Parents Young Women in Myanmar Shunning Traditional Neck Rings As Egypt's Housing Crisis Intensifies, Dangers Mount Nigerian journalist held over leak of police chief’s report Mozambique: New Media Fees Assault Press Freedom Mattis: Ghazni Attack to ‘Grab … Attention,’ More Violence Likely Germany: Put Rights on Agenda for Putin Meeting Human Rights Watch Opposes California Senate Bill 10, The California Bail Reform Act Q&A: Trump Administration’s "Zero-Tolerance" Immigration Policy Trail of Broken Promises to Brazil’s Women Police Killings are Out of Control in Rio de Janeiro Yemen: The need for the UN Human Rights Council to renew and strengthen the mandate of the Group of Eminent Experts Former Intelligence Officials Critical of Pulled Security Clearance Fans Gather in New York, Los Angeles to Bid Aretha Goodbye Chilean Authorities: 9 Planes Grounded by Bomb Threats in S. America Vietnamese-Cajun Food: A Blend of Two Cultures Aretha Franklin Leaves a Powerful Civil Rights Legacy Pentagon Says China Military ‘Likely Training for Strikes' on US Targets Ag Minister: Ban on Glyphosate Would Be 'Disaster' for Brazil Agriculture Little Leaguers Connect With Translate, Fortnite, Facebook Taiwan President Arrives in Belize to Reaffirm Alliance US Senators: Trump Won’t Claw Back Aid Without a Fight Can Twitter Change Its 'Core' and Remain Twitter? Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots Bin Laden Raid Commander Challenges Trump to Revoke Security Clearance Attorney General Sessions’ Order to Speed Immigration Cases Mattis Taps Vice Admiral as Southern Command Chief US to Begin Training Turkish Forces for Joint Patrols in Syria With Pictures and Songs, Fans Pay Tribute as Madonna Turns 60 Russia Calls Latest US Sanctions on Companies in Russia, China, and Singapore ‘Useless’ Psychology Researchers Explore How Vaccine Beliefs Are Formed New US Iran Policy Chief Lays Out Agenda US Charges 22 Chinese Importers with Smuggling Counterfeit Goods into US Measles Outbreak Hits 21 US States, CDC Says Turkish Raid Kills Militant Leader in Iraqi Yazidi Town Emma Thompson, 59, Wants More Film Roles for Older Women US, Chile Agree to Cooperate on Cyber Security Antibodies Could Knock Out Ebola Virus US, ACLU Agree on Plan to Reunite Separated Immigrant Families Myanmar Panel Probing Rohingya Crisis Pledges Independence Niger: Solution to Migration Crisis is a Stable Libya Doctors, Nurses Blocked During Protest in Venezuela New York University Offers Free Medical School Tuition Franklin Leaves a Powerful Civil Rights Legacy More US States Deploy Technology to Track Election Hacking Attempts Finance Minister: Turkey Will Emerge Stronger from Lira Crisis Despite Row with US Ukraine Demands 15-Year Sentence for Ousted President New Generic EpiPen Wins FDA Approval US Judge Orders New Federal Review of Keystone XL Pipeline US Energy Secretary Praises Mexico's Energy Independence Goal Despite Summer Heat, Brussels' Flower Carpet Emblazons City Center Top US Trade Official Hopes for NAFTA 'Breakthrough' in Days As US Media Environment Blurs, Confusion Often Reigns Trump's Military Parade Could Cost More Than $90 Million Facing Far-right Protest, Merkel Pledges Action over Failed Asylum Seekers Kudlow: China Sending Team to Washington to Talk Trade EU Judicial Body to Suspend Poland for Flouting Freedom of Courts US Senate Adopts Resolution Backing Free Press After Trump Attacks Brazil’s Temer Backs Other Party’s Presidential Candidate No Handshakes, No Helmets in DRC City Preparing for Ebola Manafort Trial Jury Asks About 'Reasonable Doubt' at End of First Day of Deliberations Canada's Trudeau Rules Out Early Election This Fall Afghanistan, Pakistan at Odds Over Ghazni Assault Claims News Outlets Denounce Trump's 'Dirty War' on Media Angolan Army Sergeant Sentenced to Prison for Killing Boy Africa 54 Russia Says Drone Attacks on Its Syria Base Have Increased Melania Trump to Address Cyberbullying Summit in Maryland Egypt Works to Mediate Israel-Hamas Prisoner Swap August 16, 2018 US Treasury Secretary Hints at More Sanctions for Turkey White House: US 'Crushing It' on Economic Growth Attorney General: US Will Prosecute Owners of Computer-Made Guns Ugandan Pastor Stoned to Death In US Dispute, A Few Turks Destroy iPhones in Online Posts New Amnesty Leader Slams Trump for Breaking Up Families Russian Strategic Bombers Deploy Near Alaska Vatican Urged to Investigate Former DC Cardinal Pompeo Forms 'Iran Action Group' for Post-Nuclear Deal Policy Vietnamese blogger gets 20-year jail sentence Indonesia President’s Belated Call for Tolerance Mali President Wins Presidential Runoff Vote in Landslide Experts: Cyberattacks Growing Increasingly Sophisticated Some Elderly Koreans Ambivalent About Separated Family Reunion 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin Dies Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin Dies Storm Forecast to Become Hurricane Far Out in East Pacific Government Leaders Call Italian Bridge Collapse Manslaughter Former CIA Chief: My Security Revocation is Trump Attempt to Silence Critics Former Indian PM Vajpayee Dies After Long Illness 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin Dies To China with Fur Medical Staff Abandon Hospitals in Cameroon's Troubled Region Pakistan's Ruling Party Suspends Lawmaker for Assault CANADA - RSF condemns attack on Toronto Sun photojournalist at protest Kazakhstan: Feminist LGBTI activist standing trial for photoshoot Cooking Up Distinct Flavors by Blending Two Cultures Vietnamese-Cajun Food: A Blend of Two Cultures Trump, Democrats Face Different Political Landscape Ahead of Midterms Cambodian Ruling Party Posts Complete Electoral Sweep Mali President Wins Presidential Runoff Vote in Lanslide Zimbabwe Court to Hear Opposition Election Challenge Aug. 22 Ugandan Pop Star, Government Critic, to Face Military Court UNESCO and African Court on Human and People’s Rights agree to strengthen their cooperation US: Mass Prosecutions of Migrants Nepal: South Asian military and police officers discuss challenges in security operations Gunmen Attack Afghan Intelligence Center in Kabul Islamic State ‘Well-Positioned’ to Rebuild Caliphate Iranian Lawyers: Kurdish Dissident’s Prison Transfer Violated Rights Manafort Jury Begins Deliberations Trump Revokes Ex-CIA Director’s Security Clearance Trump, Democrats Face Vastly Different Landscape Ahead of Midterms “Bigger, bolder and more inclusive”: Kumi Naidoo sets out his vision for human rights Women on Trial in Kim Jong Nam Killing to Present Defense Suspected Iraqi IS Member in US Custody Wildfires Make Northwest Air Smoky, Unhealthy to Breathe New City Rising in Senegal Aims to Ease Capital's Congestion China, US to Resume Trade Talks This Month Hong Kong Independence Speech Draws Warnings Maldives: Opposition, Media Under Attack Egypt: Campaign to Crush Artistic Freedom Key Ruling for Women on Trial in Kim Jong Nam Killing Letter to South Africa’s Department of Basic Education regarding their draft pregnancy policy Rohingya Identity Is More Than Words on a Card Protect Pakistan’s Children from Sexual Abuse US to Continue Supporting Afghanistan Government Peace Efforts White House: ‘We Won't Forget' How Turkey is Treating US Pastor Mattis Says Talks Went Smoothly With Argentine Military Leader Tehran Official: 'Tsunami' of Poverty Bearing Down on Iran Foundation: Brazil's Samarco to Pay $512.5M to Disaster Victims Home Shopping Networks Refine Their Pitch to Stay Alive Explainer: How Do Security Clearances Work? In Chinese Port City, Japan's Toyota Lays Foundation to Ramp Up Sales Academy Looks to Boost Hollywood’s Next, Diverse Generation Five 'Crazy Rich Asian' Ways to Splash Your Cash in Singapore Mexico Unsure If It Will Finish NAFTA Talks with US in Aug. Scientists Working to Combat Florida’s Growing ‘Red Tide’ Maldives: Opposition, Media Under Attack Spacewalkers Flinging Satellites, Installing Bird Trackers Cuba Frees Leading Dissident Charged with Attempted Murder Paraguay's New President Takes Office, Promises to Cut Poverty Israel Lets Food, Commercial Goods Back into Gaza as Egypt Seeks Truce US Broadens Visa Bans Over 'Flawed' Cambodia Election Rights Group Demands Freedom for Jailed Vietnamese Environmentalist 'Simpsons' Creator Brings Animated Fantasy Show to Netflix Mattis Pledges Closer Defense Cooperation with Argentina Heat Waves Affecting Oceans, Too Zimbabwe President Urges Court to Toss Opposition Challenge Study: Smokers Better Off Quitting, Even With Weight Gain Jury Gets Manafort Case US, Mexico to Set Up Joint Team to Fight Drug Cartels No Special Rules Needed for Now-Common Gene Therapy Studies Exiled Jurists Symbolically Sentence Maduro to 18 Years Brazil's Jailed Lula Registered as Presidential Candidate US: Serb Vote on Srebrenica Massacre Report ‘Wrong Direction’ Libya Court Sentences 45 to Death over 2011 Killings Lawyer: US Youth Activists Will Appeal Setback to Climate Lawsuit US F-22 Stealth Jets Take on Norway’s F-35 in Simulated Dogfights Straight Talk Africa Media Outlets Push Back Against Trump's Criticism US Condemns Turkey's New 'Regrettable' Tariffs US Elected Officials Call for More Refugees Former Jihadi, Neo-Nazi Stand Up to Hate Groups Trump Revokes Security Clearance of Former CIA Director and Other Critics Aerosmith to Launch Residency in Las Vegas Next Year From Reese Witherspoon to Sarah Jessica Parker, the Rise of Celeb Book Clubs Canada to Phase Out Crop Chemicals Linked to Bee Deaths Diamond Won't Let Parkinson's Slow Him Down No joke: UN justifies Bachelet’s close ties to Maduro & Castro dictatorships UN Watch Sparks Firestorm Over Bachelet Ties to Tyrants Vigil Held at Detroit Church for Aretha Franklin Eisenhower's 'Summer White House' Phone Sold at Auction Anger Mounts, as Rescue Operations Continue at Scene of Italian Bridge Collapse Twitter Muzzles Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones for a Week Africa 54 Turnout in Minnesota, Wisconsin Primaries at Two-Decade High Putin says China's Xi to visit Russia in September US Sanctions Chinese, Russian, Singaporean Firms for North Korea Trading Trump Advisor Touts Sprint, T-Mobile Deal While Denying Lobbying Report: US SEC Subpoenas Tesla Over Musk's Tweets Kenyatta's War on Corruption: Lasting Legacy or Political Theater? Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Says Guatemalan Family Reunited US Ambassador to Zimbabwe: Sanctions Removal Linked to Genuine Reforms VOA Interview: Kara Swisher You Deserve a Nap Today Paris Installs Controversial 'Solution' to Public Urination August 15, 2018 Media Outlets Respond to Trump's Attacks Oklahoma School Reopens after Transgender Student Threatened Kansas Science Teacher Gets Deportation Hearing US – RSF supports unprecedented editorial campaign against Trump’s “war” on free press Ethiopia Violence A Concern Despite Reform Promises US Retail Sales Rise Solidly; Productivity Accelerates Olympian in Self-Imposed Exile Will Return to Ethiopia At least 22 Students Drown after Boat Sinks in Northern Sudan Kabul Suicide Blast Kills 48 Experimenting With the Magic Ingredient in Beer Cambodian Election Results Give Ruling Party Sweep of Seats New Amnesty International Leader's 1st Move Targets Zimbabwe Mexico Offers $1.6 mln For information Leading to Drug Lord's Arrest Analysts: China to Gain from South China Sea Compromise S. Africa's ANC Chairman Backs Seizing Land from People with Over 12,000 Hectares Japanese Emperor Expresses 'Deep Remorse' for World War II Former Trump Campaign Manager Says Bloomberg Is 2020 Threat Taliban Stops Guaranteeing Safety of Red Cross Workers in Afghanistan Oral Sex, Then Holy Water: Report Documents Abuse by Priests Kansas Governor Concedes, Says He Will Endorse GOP Nominee Turkish Court Orders Release of Local Amnesty International Chairman Black Americans Aren't Buying Omarosa's Turn Against Trump Parkland Students Start School Year with Tightened Security Change of Migration Routes Boosts Arrivals in Spain White House Admits Error on Black Employment Claim Closing Arguments Due in Manafort Trial Experimenting With the Magic Ingredient in Beer Mattis Criticizes Chinese Aggression During South American Tour British Police Search for Motive In Westminster Crash Ugandan Farmers Use Mobile Application to Fight Fall Armyworm How To Tell if Art is Real or Fake? Ask Scientists at the Met Killing of School Children Sparks New Outrage Over Airstrikes on Yemen S. Korea Plans to Start Railway Project With North This Year Key Midwestern US States Pick Candidates for November Election Taliban Kill 40 Afghan Forces, Overrun Northern Army Base Malta Lets European Migrant Ship Safely Dock After 4 Days at Sea Mattis Criticizes Chinese Aggression During South American Tour Ilhan Omar Closer to Becoming First African Refugee in Congress Ilhan Omar Closer to Becoming First African Refugee in Congress British Police 'Satisfied' They Know Identity of Car Attack Suspect S. Korean President Pledges 'Bold Step' with N. Korea's Kim in Ending War Mauritania: Arrests of opposition leader, anti-slavery activist and two journalists point to worrying pre-election crackdown Manafort Trial Heads to Closing Arguments Modi Says India will Send Manned Flight into Space By 2022 Turkey Boosts Tariffs Amid US Feud Senegal: Unfair trials of senior opposition members spark human rights concerns ahead of UN review Bangladesh: Wave of Arrests Over Peaceful Dissent Will Russia Bring Home Children Who Lived Under ISIS/the Islamic State? White Supremacists See a Friend in Trump NZ Teachers Strike for First Time in 20 years, Challenge Government's Fiscal Plan Brazil's Leftists March for Lula Candidacy US Believes Missing Journalist Tice Still Alive After Six Years Colombia's ELN Vows to Free Hostages After Pressure from President Mattis: Taliban's Tactics Endanger Afghan Civilians Mattis: US Needs Space Force to Counter Russia, China Senator Nelson: 'Foolish' to Deny Russia Targeting Florida Jurors: 300-plus Priests Abused Scores of Kids in Pennsylvania Brazil's Farmers Dump Sugar for Soy as Trade War Boosts Chinese Demand In Iran, Kurdish Journalist Faces 3rd Summons by Officials This Year Nicaragua Slashes Budget Because of Unrest Japan's Abe Sends Offering to Controversial Shrine on World War II Anniversary Afghanistan Mulls New Cease-Fire Despite Insurgent Attacks Experts: Hail Damage Worse, but Climate Role Uncertain Tonga PM Calls on China to Write-off Pacific Debt Hong Kong: RSF decries China’s attempt to intimidate the Foreign Correspondents' Club Bangladesh: Wave of Arrests Over Peaceful Dissent Warming US-Taiwan Ties on Display as President Tsai Visits LA Miles4Migrants Reunites Immigrant Families Russia to Help Restore UN Patrols Near Syria-Israel Frontier No Leaks: Cushy Job Offers for Discarded Trump Staffers New Book, Nondisclosure Agreement Pits Trump Against Omarosa Puerto Rico Officials Say All of Island Now Has Power Again Royal Bank of Scotland Pays $4.9B for Crisis-era Misconduct Los Angeles Is First in US to Install Subway Body Scanners Brazil's Bolsonaro Blames Left for Crime in Presidency Platform Freed in Turkey Before Spy Trial, Greek Soldiers Await Flight Home Former President Jose Mujica Retires from Uruguay's Senate Lavish Court Spending in Poor W. Virginia Triggers Scandal Congo Deploys Experimental Ebola Treatment as Cases Rise 'Too Afraid to Sleep': India's Homeless Women Suffer as Cities Expand Cubans Cheer as Internet Goes Nationwide for Day Sierra Leone Remembers Mudslide Victims Chile Asks Vatican for Info on Sex Abuse Cases PM Aide: Hungary to Stop Financing Gender Studies Courses More Primary Elections Underway in US Indian Rupee Falls to All-time Low Against Dollar Roadside Bomb in Yemen's Aden Targets Provincial Governor's Convoy Lebanon's Hariri: Government Formation May Take Longer Nigeria's Acting President Orders Overhaul of Controversial Police Unit Poll: Americans Split on Whether Trump Guilty of Wrongdoing in Connection With Russia US Official Warns of More Actions Against Turkey If Pastor Not Freed UN: 2.3M Have Fled Venezuela