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FILE - In this April 12, 2019 file photo, protestors carry a large flag and chant slogans during a demonstration against the country's leadership, in Algiers. Algerian authorities are leading a "clean hands" campaign aimed at rooting out corruption that has caught up top tycoons and former government ministers. Corruption is one of the major complaints of the masses of protesters who helped drive longtime leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika from office earlier this month. (AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy, File)
Algeria takes action against corruption, questions tycoonsAlgerian authorities are leading a "Clean Hands" campaign aimed at rooting out corruption that has caught up top tycoons and former government ministers
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrives at the V4+Japan summit in Bratislava, Slovakia, Thursday, April 25, 2019. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Japan's Abe talks trade with EU chiefs ahead of US visitJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and top European Union officials are discussing trade, bilateral ties and North Korea, on the latest leg of Abe's international tour to prepare for the G-20 summit in June
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
Cyclone damaged cars in Moroni, Comoros, Thursday, April 25, 2019 after Cyclone Kenneth hit the island nation of Comoros. The powerful tropical cyclone is expected to make landfall by early Friday in northern Mozambique, just six weeks after Cyclone Idai devastated the central part of the country and left hundreds dead. (AP PhotoAnziza M'Changama)
New cyclone begins to make landfall in northern MozambiqueNew cyclone begins to make landfall in northern Mozambique, just 6 weeks after Cyclone Idai
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this April 23, 2019 file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron waits for Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Elysee Palace in Paris. Macron is unveiling long-awaited plans to quell the yellow vest anti-government protests that have marred his presidency. He is planning to respond to yellow vest demonstrators' concerns over their loss of purchasing power with tax cuts for lower-income households and measures to boost pensions and help single parents (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File)
Macron to offer solutions to French yellow vest grievancesFrench President Emmanuel Macron is expected to unveil long-awaited plans to quell anti-government protests that have marred his presidency
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Chief of Cypriot police Zacharias Chrysostomou, second right, walks with Cypriot investigators and police officers at a flooded mineshaft where two female bodies were found, outside Mitsero village near the capital Nicosia, Cyprus, Monday, April 22, 2019. Police on the east Mediterranean island nation, along with the help of the fire service, are conducting the search Monday in the wake of last week's discovery of the bodies in the abandoned mineshaft and the disappearance of the six year-old daughter of one of the victims. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
Cyprus police link slaying suspect to 3rd missing womanAn investigation into the slayings of two Filipino women whose bodies were found in an abandoned mineshaft in Cyprus has widened after investigators linked a detained suspect to a third missing woman from the Philippines
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe arrives for an interview with the Associated Press at his office in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, April 25, 2019. Wickremesinghe has acknowledged to The Associated Press that minority Ahmadi Muslims who are refugees from Pakistan have faced attacks since the Easter bombings. He said Thursday that security forces were trying to help the Ahmadis. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)
AP Interview: Sri Lanka's PM says potential bombers at largeAP Interview: Sri Lanka's prime minister says suspects linked to the coordinated Easter Sunday attacks remain at large and could have access to explosives
The Associated Press1 hour ago
'Serious Issue' on Everest: Exploding Oxygen TanksBritish TV presenter Ben Fogle was suffocating. "It felt like losing my scuba tanks under water and I only had one gulp of breath," he told the Sunday Times last year of the moment his oxygen supply cylinders exploded near Mount Everest's summit. Though Fogle's expedition leader and a Sherpa...
Newser1 hour ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un posing for a photo prior to their talks in Vladivostok, Russia, Thursday, April 25, 2019. Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un say they have had fruitful talks about how to defuse a standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear program. (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
Putin: NKorea's Kim ready to denuclearize _ with conditionsRussian President Vladimir Putin said after his summit with Kim Jong Un Thursday that the North Korean leader is ready to proceed toward denuclearization _ but needs solid security guarantees to do so.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, March 20, 2018 file photo, giraffes and zebras congregate under the shade of a tree in the afternoon in Mikumi National Park, Tanzania. The Trump administration has taken a first step toward extending protections for giraffes under the Endangered Species Act, following legal pressure from environmental groups. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Thursday that its initial review has determined there is “substantial information that listing may be warranted” for giraffes. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
US takes step toward listing giraffes as threatened speciesThe Trump administration has taken a first step toward extending protections for giraffes under the Endangered Species Act, following legal pressure from environmental groups
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
An Ahmadi Muslim refugee woman holds her newly born baby at a community center that they took refuge in Pasyala, north east of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, April 25, 2019. Hundreds of Ahmadi Muslims from Pakistan who sought refuge in Sri Lanka now huddle together in fear following attacks and harassment after the Easter bombings. They are just some of the Muslims scared the Islamic State-claimed assault will bring both government and mob retaliation. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
Sri Lanka Muslims, refugees fear backlash from Easter attackMuslims, refugees from Pakistan fear reprisal attacks in Sri Lanka after Easter suicide bombings
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A horse carriage carries the coffin containing the body of Slavisa Krunic during his funeral procession in his home village of Glamocani, outside the northern Bosnian city of Banja Luka, Thursday, April 25, 2019. Thousands of people in Bosnia have attended the funeral of a prominent businessman and government critic who was gunned down this week in a mafia-style ambush. (AP Photo/Radivoje Pavicic)
Thousands mourn Bosnian government critic slain in ambushThousands of people in Bosnia have attended the funeral of a prominent businessman and government critic who was gunned down this week in a mafia-style ambush
The Associated Press2 hours ago
German Greens won't back aspiring EU head who woos far rightA leading candidate for Germany's left-leaning Greens says his party won't back any candidate for president of the European Union's executive branch who relies on support from the far right
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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