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U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, left, and Argentina's Defense Minister Oscar Raul Aguad arrive for a press conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Mattis is on an official visit to several South American countries. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Mattis pledges closer defense cooperation with ArgentinaU.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is pledging closer defense cooperation with Argentina
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
Publisher John Calder, champion of edgy authors, dies at 91Influential publisher John Calder, who championed avant-garde authors and battled censorship, has died
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
United States Ambassador to Zimbabwe Brian Nichols, left, is seen during a courtesy call with Zimbabwean President elect Emmerson Mnangagwa at his official residence State House in Harare, Wednesday, Aug, 15, 2018. Nichols emphasised the need to respect human rights as Zimbabwe awaits a court ruling on whether the election results are valid.  (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
Zimbabwe president urges court to toss opposition challengeZimbabwe's president urges court to toss opposition challenge to election
The Associated Press52 minutes ago
Germany creates 3rd gender identity for records: 'diverse'Germany's Cabinet has approved a third gender option for official records that will allow people to be registered as "diverse"
The Associated Press53 minutes ago
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, left, and Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani embrace each other before their talks in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Sheikh Al Thani is in Turkey for a one-day working visit.(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool)
Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feudTurkey is increasing tariffs on imports of certain U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
Afghan men stand in front of burned out shops following a Taliban attack in Ghazni, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A Taliban assault on two adjacent checkpoints in northern Afghanistan killed at least 30 soldiers and police, officials said Wednesday. Life gradually returned to normal in parts of the eastern city of Ghazni after a massive insurgent attack last week, with sporadic gunbattles still underway in some neighborhoods. (AP Photo/Rahmatullah Nikzad)
The Latest: Afghan president denounces deadly Kabul attackThe Latest: Afghanistan's president denounces 'terrorist bombing' in Kabul that targeted Shiite students, killing 48
The Associated Press1 hour ago
North Korean soldiers salute as others bow before the giant bronze statues of late North Korean leaders Kim Il Sung and his son Kim Jong Il during the anniversary of the end of World War II and liberation from Japanese colonial rule in Pyongyang, North Korea Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. North Korea has marked the anniversary with a series of ceremonies ahead of what is expected to be a much bigger event next month, the 70th anniversary of its national foundation day. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
US sanctions shipping firms over North Korea tradeThe Trump administration is imposing sanctions on three companies it says are helping North Korea with illicit shipments of goods to fund its nuclear program
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A newly discovered section of the Berlin Wall hides behind the bushes near the headquarters of Germany's Federal Intelligence Service in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A local official has discovered a forgotten remnant of the Berlin Wall close to the new headquarters of Germany's foreign intelligence service. It's the second long-lost piece of the barrier to be identified and given protected status this year. (AP Photo/Miriam Karout)
Forgotten remnant of Berlin Wall found in central districtA local official has discovered a forgotten remnant of the Berlin Wall close to the new headquarters of Germany's foreign intelligence service
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Armenian police says officers injured in scuffle at stationPolice in Armenia say that they have detained a man on charges of assaulting and injuring police officers in an incident that followed an attack on a group of gay people
The Associated Press1 hour ago
People gather on Market Street, Omagh, Northern Ireland, Wednesday Aug. 15, 2018, ahead of the ceremony to mark the 20th anniversary of the Omagh bombing on Aug. 15, 1998, with the glass Omagh Bomb Memorial, centre left.  Bereaved families are marking the 20th anniversary of the deadliest attack in Northern Ireland's four decades of violence, which left 29 people dead, including a woman pregnant with twins. (Niall Carson/PA via AP)
Northern Ireland marks 20 years since deadly Omagh blastBereaved families are marking the 20th anniversary of the Omagh bombing, the deadliest attack in Northern Ireland's four decades of violence
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March, 9, 2016 file photo Sheffra Dzamara, right, wife to abducted activist Itai Dzamara, holds a placard calling for his return during a demonstration to commemorate a year since his disappearance. Amnesty International's new leader, Kumi Naidoo, says his first act is writing to Zimbabwe's next president about the disappearance of Dzamara, saying "whoever leads the new government must move to undo the injustices of the past." Kumi Naidoo's focus on Dzamara, who disappeared in 2015 under Zimbabwe's former leader Robert Mugabe, puts further pressure on President-elect Emmerson Mnangagwa's government to acknowledge past abuses.(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File)
New Amnesty International leader's 1st move targets ZimbabweNew Amnesty International leader's 1st move targets Zimbabwe, 'injustices of the past'
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Cars and trucks are left on a section of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa during a sudden, violent storm, sending vehicles plunging 90 meters (nearly 300 feet) into a heap of rubble below. (AP Photo/Nicola Marfisi)
The Latest: Italy declares state of emergency for GenoaThe Italian Cabinet has approved a 12-month state of emergency for Genoa after a key highway bridge collapsed, killing at least 39 people
The Associated Press4 minutes ago
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