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Oct 22, 2018

Analysis: The despair at the heart of Afghanistan's election
This weekend's parliamentary vote was marred by violence, problems at the polls and a widespread sense that the country is nearing a point of no return.

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Oct 22, 2018

Member of U.S.-led coalition in Afghanistan killed in apparent insider attack
Two others were reportedly wounded in the attack by a member of the Afghan security forces.

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Oct 22, 2018

Member of U.S.-led coalition killed in Afghanistan in apparent insider attack
Two others were reported wounded in the attack by a member of the Afghan security forces.

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Oct 22, 2018

Category 5 Hurricane Willa threatens Mexico's Pacific coast
Hurricane Willa has grown into a potentially catastrophic Category 5 storm and is sweeping toward Mexico's Pacific coast with winds of 160 mph (260 kph)

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Oct 22, 2018

Afghan soldier fires on NATO troops, killing 1
NATO says an Afghan soldier has opened fire on coalition forces, killing a NATO soldier and wounding two others

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Oct 22, 2018

Cameroon's Biya easily wins 7th term; low Anglophone turnout
Cameroon's Biya easily wins 7th term as turnout plummets in separatist-hit regions

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Oct 22, 2018

As Trump rails, US allies take lead in changing trade rules
While the Trump administration and China fight over trade, Canada and the European Union are quietly trying to update the rulebook of commerce that has barely budged since the Digital Age.

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Oct 22, 2018

UK supermarket Morrisons faces payouts in data leak
Britain's Court of Appeal says that supermarket chain Morrisons is liable for compensation claims for thousands of staff whose personal data was placed the internet by a rogue employee.

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: Saudi conference site seems to have been hacked
The website of the Saudi investment conference set to open this week appears to have been hacked

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Oct 22, 2018

Hurricane Willa grows to Category 5 force as it heads toward Mexican coast
Hurricane Willa grows to Category 5 force as it heads toward Mexican coast

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: EU to US: Assess effect of treaty exit on allies
The European Union is warning President Donald Trump to assess the potential impact of the U.S. withdrawing from a nuclear weapons treaty with Russia

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Oct 22, 2018

Case of Canadian serial killer to go directly to trial
An alleged serial killer who faces trial in the deaths of eight men with ties to Toronto's gay community has waived his right to a preliminary hearing

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: Turkey begins search after Saudi vehicle found
Turkish crime-scene investigators have arrived at an underground car park in Istanbul where authorities earlier found a vehicle belonging to the Saudi Consulate

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Oct 22, 2018

Growing caravan of migrants grows ahead of push into Mexico
Thousands of Central American migrants hoping to reach the U.S. are deciding whether to rest in far-southern Mexico or resume their arduous trek

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Oct 22, 2018

Japan's prime minister, a Trump buddy, now tries to cozy up to China's president
Xi and Abe will hold their first bilateral meeting in more than seven years this week.

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Oct 22, 2018

Malta academic in Trump probe often vanishes after scandals
Joseph Mifsud has emerged as one of the more enigmatic players in U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: Turkish official: Video points to Saudi cover-up
A senior Turkish official says surveillance footage showing a man wearing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's clothes leaving the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul indicates that his death was a pre-planned killing and that efforts were made to cover it up

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: Trump vows aid cuts to Central America
U.S. President Donald Trump says the U.S. will begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing" aid to three Central American nations over a migrant caravan heading to the U.S. southern border

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Oct 22, 2018

Ex-PM of Croatia gets 2 ½ years for war profiteering
A Croatian court has sentenced former Prime Minister Ivo Sanader to 2 ½ years in prison for war profiteering following his retrial in the high-profile corruption case

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: Siemens CEO calls off Saudi conference trip
The Latest: Siemens CEO calls off Saudi conference trip in wake of killing of Saudi journalist Khashoggi in Istanbul

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Oct 22, 2018

Pakistani dies after immolation to protest police bribery
Pakistani officials: Rickshaw driver who set himself on fire to protest police demands for bribes dies of burns

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Oct 22, 2018

New footage appears to show Saudi suspect wearing Jamal Khashoggi's clothing
The images, obtained by CNN, appear to confirm speculation the Saudi team allegedly responsible for his death tried to use a body double to cover up the crime.

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: EU urges Russia, US to preserve 1987 arms treaty
The European Union is calling on the United States and Russia to stick to a 1987 nuclear weapons treaty and make sure it is "fully and verifiably implemented."

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Oct 22, 2018

Maldives court frees opposition leader convicted of bribery
A court in the Maldives has freed an opposition leader, setting aside a lower court's conviction for bribery

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Oct 22, 2018

Death toll rises to 3 in China mining accident; 18 trapped
The death toll in a coal mine accident in eastern China has climbed to three after one of the miners who was rescued died after receiving medical treatment

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Oct 22, 2018

‘Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Willa aims for Mexico's west
Hurricane Willa has grown rapidly into an "extremely dangerous" near-Category 5 storm in the eastern Pacific, on a path that could potentially bring landfall on a stretch of coast in Mexico between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the coming days

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Oct 22, 2018

Philippine court rejects Duterte bid to have critic arrested
A Philippine court has rejected a petition by President Rodrigo Duterte's administration to have his fiercest critic in the Senate arrested, in a legal setback for Duterte that the senator called a victory for democracy

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Oct 22, 2018

Saudi consulate employees talking to Turkish prosecutors in Khashoggi inquiry
The witness interviews signaled new progress in the case despite Saudi attempts to quell the global uproar.

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: CNN shows ‘body double' of Khashoggi in Istanbul
The Latest: CNN airs surveillance footage showing Khashoggi ‘body double' in Istanbul, wearing his clothes after killing

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Oct 22, 2018

Poland: Top court judges return from forced retirements
Several Supreme Court judges in Poland have returned from government-imposed retirements after the European Union's top court ordered their reinstatements

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Oct 22, 2018

Report: Calls made to Saudi prince's office day writer slain
Report: On day Khashoggi was killed, member of Saudi crown prince's entourage called royal office from consulate

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Oct 22, 2018

Kremlin concerned over Trump's decision to leave arms treaty
The Kremlin says it is concerned about U.S. President Donald Trump's intention to withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty

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Oct 22, 2018

Germany halts arms deals with Saudi Arabia, encourages allies to do the same
"Arms exports can't take place in the current circumstances," German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday.

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Oct 22, 2018

Germany to allies: No more arms deals with Saudi Arabia until we have clarity on Khashoggi
"Arms exports can't take place in the current circumstances," German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday.

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: Macron, Trump share concerns on Khashoggi case
The Latest: in phone call, France's Macron and Trump share their concerns over killing of journalist Khashoggi

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Oct 22, 2018

Troops in Cameroon's cities ahead of election announcement
Troops in Cameroon's cities ahead of election announcement as Biya expected to win 7th term

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Oct 22, 2018

In China, investigations and purges become the new normal
Tons of hidden cash. Posthumous punishments. Six years into President Xi Jinping's rule, a corruption-busting drive also serves as a powerful political tool.

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Oct 22, 2018

Russian paper: Indicted Prigozhin ordered beatings, killing
The Russian independent newspaper Novaya Gazeta says a security aide of businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin, who has been indicted in the United States for trying to interfere with the 2016 U.S. election, has been involved in attacks on several people

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Oct 22, 2018

Israeli forces kill Palestinian who tried to stab a soldier
Israeli military says forces shot and killed Palestinian who attempted to stab a soldier in the West Bank

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Oct 22, 2018

Vote counting starts in Afghan elections, marred by violence
Vote counting starts in Afghanistan following chaotic parliamentary elections marred by violence, technical glitches

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Oct 22, 2018

Several powerful earthquakes strike off the shore of Canada
Several powerful earthquakes have been reported near Vancouver Island, Canada, including a magnitude 6.8

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Oct 22, 2018

Zika outbreak in northern India state exceeds 100 cases
The number of Zika virus cases has crossed 100 in Rajasthan, a state in northern India where palaces and forts draw large numbers of tourists each year

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Oct 22, 2018

Boat sinks off Turkish coast: 2 migrants killed, 20 rescued
Turkey's state-run news agency says coast guards have rescued some 20 people after a boat carrying migrants sank off Turkey's Aegean Sea coast

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Oct 22, 2018

Taiwan president calls for clear probe of fatal train crash
Taiwan's president pressed for a quick, transparent investigation into the cause of the island's worst train crash in nearly three decades as the search of the derailed cars ended

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Oct 22, 2018

Malta academic in Trump probe has history of vanishing acts
The Maltese academic who allegedly dropped the first hints of Russian interference into the US presidential election has gone missing

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Oct 22, 2018

‘Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Willa aims for Mexico
Hurricane Willa has grown rapidly into an "extremely dangerous" near-Category 5 storm in the eastern Pacific, on a path that could potentially bring landfall on a stretch of coast in Mexico between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the coming days

Washington Post World News
Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: Germany presses for EU unity on Saudi Arabia
The Latest: Top German official pressing for joint EU position on Saudi Arabia after killing of journalist Khashoggi

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Oct 22, 2018

Anti-India strike shuts Kashmir amid anger over deaths
Armed soldiers and police deployed in Indian-controlled Kashmir as separatists challenging Indian rule called for a strike to mourn the deaths of civilians and armed rebels during confrontation with government forces

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Oct 22, 2018

The Latest: Search ends, derailed train cars turned upright
Work crews have moved derailed train cars upright after a search for victims ended at the site of a train derailment in Taiwan

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Oct 22, 2018

Bolton faces tense talks with Russia over nuclear treaty
U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton faces two days of high-tension talks in Moscow beginning Monday after President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty

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Oct 22, 2018

Saudi king, crown prince call slain writer Khashoggi's son
Saudi king, crown prince call son of writer Khashoggi, to express condolences for his death at consulate in Istanbul

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Oct 22, 2018

Japanese Nobel chemistry laureate Shimomura dies at 90
Japanese-born Marine biologist Osamu Shimomura, who won the Nobel Prize in chemistry, has died at age 90

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Oct 22, 2018

The despair at the heart of Afghanistan's election
This weekend's parliamentary vote was marred by violence, problems at the polls and a widespread sense that the country is nearing a point of no return.

Washington Post World News
Oct 22, 2018

‘Extremely dangerous' Cat 4 Hurricane Willa heads for Mexico
Hurricane Willa has grown rapidly into an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm in the eastern Pacific, on a path that could potentially bring landfall on a stretch of coast in Mexico between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the coming days

Washington Post World News
Oct 22, 2018

Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into Mexico
Thousands of Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. stretched out on rain-soaked sidewalks, benches and public plazas in southern Mexico, worn down by another day's march under a blazing sun

Washington Post World News
Oct 22, 2018

For many Brazilians, election is picking ‘lesser of evils'
For many Brazilians, the presidential election is shaping up to be a choice of "lesser of evils"

Washington Post World News
Oct 21, 2018

2 Koreas, US-led UN Command meet again at Koreas' border
The two Koreas and the U.S.-led U.N. Command are meeting again at the Koreas' border village to examine an ongoing effort to disarm the area

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Oct 21, 2018

PM formally apologizes to Australian child sex abuse victims
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has delivered a formal apology to the country's victims of child sex abuse, saying the nation must acknowledge their long journey

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Oct 21, 2018

Rescuers search site after train crash killed 18 in Taiwan
Rescuers are searching the wreckage after one of Taiwan's fastest passenger trains derailed on a curve, killing at least 18 people and injuring more than 180

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Oct 21, 2018

Ragged, growing caravan of migrants resumes march toward US
A growing caravan of Honduran migrants is streaming through southern Mexico heading toward the United States, after making an end-run around Mexican agents who briefly blocked them at the Guatemalan border

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Oct 21, 2018

Shooting at Mexico ex-cardinal's home leaves guard dead
A shooting at the Mexico City home of retired Cardinal Norberto Rivera has left an auxiliary police officer dead

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Oct 21, 2018

Maldives' Supreme Court refuses to annul presidential vote
The Maldives' Supreme Court says last month's presidential election was conducted within the law, dismissing the outgoing president's petition to annul the results

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Oct 21, 2018

Hurricane Willa a Category 4 storm in Pacific off Mexico
Hurricane Willa has rapidly gained force and become an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm in the Pacific off Mexico, with a potential to make landfall on a western stretch of coastline between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the coming days

Washington Post World News
Oct 21, 2018

Hurricane Willa has strengthened into an ‘extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm in Pacific off Mexico
Hurricane Willa has strengthened into an ‘extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm in Pacific off Mexico

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Oct 21, 2018

AP Exclusive: Stephen Hawking wheelchair, thesis up for sale
AP Exclusive: Auction of Stephen Hawking possessions includes complex scientific papers, iconic wheelchair and a script from ‘The Simpsons'

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Oct 21, 2018

‘It's time for me to go back': Deportees join migrant caravan to return to U.S.
The group of migrants grew to about 5,000 after crossing into Mexico on Sunday.

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Oct 21, 2018

Saudi attempts to distance crown prince from Khashoggi killing haven't quieted uproar
The global outcry over the journalist's death threatens the country's regional standing.

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Oct 21, 2018

The Latest: Mexico's AMLO eyes development to fix migration
Mexico's president-elect says he is suggesting to U.S. President Donald Trump that the United States, Canada and Mexico jointly tackle migration by agreeing to invest in development

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Oct 21, 2018

A 14-year-long oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico verges on becoming one of the worst in U.S. history
For years, Taylor Energy and federal officials had kept quiet about it.

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Oct 21, 2018

A ragged, growing army of migrants resumes march toward US
A ragged army of Honduran migrants is streaming through southern Mexico heading toward the United States, after making an end-run around Mexican agents who briefly blocked them at the Guatemalan border

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Oct 21, 2018

Exit poll: Polish populists lead local votes, support down
The Polish governing populist party that has repeatedly clashed with European Union institutions was the top vote winner in local elections, according to an exit poll

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Oct 21, 2018

Hurricane Willa strengthens rapidly in Pacific off Mexico
Newly formed Hurricane Willa has rapidly gained force and grown into a Category 3 storm off Mexico's Pacific coast, and forecasters say it is likely to reach Category 4 status before hitting land by midweek

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Oct 21, 2018

Deadly attack amid Ebola outbreak stalls containment efforts
Deadly rebel attack at center of Ebola outbreak stalls virus-containment efforts

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Oct 21, 2018

Hurricane Willa strengthens into Category 3 storm as it heads for western Mexico
Hurricane Willa strengthens into Category 3 storm as it heads for western Mexico

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Oct 21, 2018

Thousands in Brazil rally in support of candidate Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of people have rallied in 15 states across Brazil in support of Jair Bolsonaro, the right-wing front-runner in next week's presidential runoff election

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Oct 21, 2018

The Latest: 11 migrants, trafficker injured in Greece crash
Greek police say 11 migrants and one trafficker have been injured when the SUV that was carrying them at high speed overturned on a highway in northern Greece

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Oct 21, 2018

The Latest: Trump hits Democrats again over migrant caravan
U.S. President Donald Trump is again hammering the Democratic Party over a mass caravan of Honduran migrants that has resumed its northward march through Mexico

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Oct 21, 2018

Exit poll: Polish populists make some gains in local votes
An exit poll says that Poland's governing populist party that has repeatedly clashed with European Union institutions have made some gains in local elections

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Oct 21, 2018

The Latest: Khashoggi's fiancée put under police protection
Turkey's official news agency says the fiancée of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi has been given 24-hour police protection

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Oct 21, 2018

The Latest: Exit poll: Pro-EU candidate wins Poland vote
Exit polls show that pro-European Union opposition candidate has won Warsaw mayoral race in local elections, preserving the party's control of the capital city

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Oct 21, 2018

Exit poll: Poland's ruling conservatives win elections for provincial councils
Exit poll: Poland's ruling conservatives win elections for provincial councils

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Oct 21, 2018

A man on Ryanair yelled racist insults at a black woman. She was the one who had to change seats.
In a widely shared video of the confrontation, the man calls the woman a "stupid ugly cow" and "ugly black bastard!" He was allowed to remain on the flight.

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Oct 21, 2018

Deadly rebel attack in center of Ebola outbreak stalls work
Deadly rebel attack in center of Ebola outbreak forces virus containment efforts to stop again

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Oct 21, 2018

At least 18 killed, 168 injured after express train derails in Taiwan
The wreck kills at least 18 and injures more than 170 others.

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Oct 21, 2018

The Latest: Merkel backs freeze on arms exports to Saudi
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she backs a freeze on arms exports to Saudi Arabia following the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi

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Oct 21, 2018

The Latest: Death toll in Taiwan derailment stands at 18
Death toll from Taiwan train derailment stands at 18; more than 170 hurt

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Oct 21, 2018

Jordan plans to revoke parts of its peace treaty with Israel
Two parcels of land leased to Israel since 1994 will be returned to Jordan.

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Oct 21, 2018

4 Americans among 5 dead in Costa Rica rafting accident
Four American tourists and a Costa Rican rafting guide were killed in a weekend rafting accident in the Central American country, authorities said Sunday

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Oct 21, 2018

Turkey to reveal details of probe into Khashoggi's killing
Turkey said it will announce details of its investigation into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi; and U.S. congressional leaders say the Gulf kingdom should pay a price

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Oct 21, 2018

Top ex-Albanian official arrested on suspicion of corruption
Albanian police say that a former head of the prison department has been arrested on suspicion of corruption

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Oct 21, 2018

U.S. general wounded in attack in Afghanistan
Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Smiley was shot Thursday in Kandahar province.

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Oct 21, 2018

10,000 protest in German city against anti-migrant group
German police say about 10,000 people have taken part in a protest against the anti-migrant group PEGIDA in the eastern city of Dresden

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Oct 21, 2018

Migrant caravan swells to more than 5,000 as group marches toward U.S.
Through Sunday morning, Mexican officials had done little to stop the migrants.

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Oct 21, 2018

Khashoggi's death was a ‘rogue operation' that the crown prince was not aware of, Saudi foreign minister says
In an interview with Fox News, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir denied that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had any prior knowledge of an operation that resulted in the killing of journalist and Post contributing columnist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. His statement comes amid mounting pressure on Mohammed and global calls […]

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Oct 21, 2018

AP Analysis: Saudi prince likely to survive worst crisis yet
AP Analysis: Saudi crown prince likely to weather crisis over slain journalist, but outlook for reforms darkens

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Oct 21, 2018

The Latest: Saudi FM regrets ‘rogue' killing of writer
Saudi Arabia's foreign minister has called the killing the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi earlier this month at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul a "rogue operation" and an "aberration."

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Oct 21, 2018

5 dead in Costa Rica rafting accident
Officials in Costa Rica say some tourists were among five people killed in a rafting accident on a swollen river in the west-central part of the country

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Oct 21, 2018

Jordan cancels part of peace agreement with Israel
Jordan's King Abdullah II says he has decided not to renew parts of his country's landmark peace treaty with Israel

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Oct 21, 2018

US, Turkey to soon begin joint patrols in north Syria
The top U.S. commander for the Middle East says Turkish and American troops could begin joint patrols in a matter of days around the northern Syrian city of Manbij.

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Oct 21, 2018

One of Taiwan's fastest trains derails, killing at least 18
Taiwan passenger trains derails on curve, killing at least 18 people

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