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Northwest flooding evolving in areas hit by prior storm

Though flooding in the Northwest didn’t end up being as bad as predicted, weather officials are urging residents to remain alert because more rain...

Asian leaders at economic summit vow to help Afghanistan

The leaders of several Asian countries have called for boosting economic ties with Afghanistan and pledged to provide assistance to the Afghan people during...

Israel to allow 3,000 Ethiopian Jews to immigrate

Israel’s government has approved the immigration of several thousand Ethiopian Jews, some of whom have waited for decades to join their relatives in Israel By...

Israeli president celebrates Hanukkah at West Bank site

Israel’s president has visited one of the most contentious spots in the occupied West Bank to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah By MOSHE EDRI...

In Iraq, family mourns victim of tragic Channel death

IRBIL, Iraq -- Snow globes, teddy bears and makeup brushes — these were the trinkets left behind in northern Iraq by Maryam Nouri who...

Religious abortion rights supporters fight for access

On the day the Supreme Court hears arguments in a Mississippi abortion ban case, Sheila Katz plans to be at a nearby church. It is...

For cop who shot Daunte Wright, will ‘wrong gun’ plea work?

MINNEAPOLIS -- When a suburban Minneapolis police officer shot and killed Daunte Wright in April, her reaction on body-camera video seemed to instantly establish...

EXPLAINER: Was officer’s fatal Taser mix-up manslaughter?

Prosecutors will try to prove that a white suburban Minneapolis police officer, Kim Potter, committed manslaughter when she fatally shot Daunte Wright, a Black...

Sudan says 6 soldiers killed in Ethiopia border fighting

Sudan’s armed forces says that six of its forces were killed in fighting in the country’s border region with Ethiopia ByThe Associated Press November 28, 2021,...

EXPLAINER: Can world powers curb Iran in new nuclear talks?

JERUSALEM -- Can the landmark 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers be restored? As Iran and six global powers gather in Vienna...

USGS: Magnitude-7.5 earthquake strikes northern Peru

The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.5 has struck in northern Peru ByThe Associated Press November 28, 2021, 11:41...

Czech president swears in opposition leader as new premier

The Czech president has sworn in Petr Fiala as the country’s new prime minister following last month’s parliamentary election By KAREL JANICEK Associated Press November 28,...