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Lithuania holds parliamentary vote as pandemic hits jobs

Lithuanians were voting in a parliamentary runoff where the winner will have to tackle a growing health crisis and high unemployment due to the...

Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes WDC Archbishop Gregory

Pope Francis has named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D By FRANCES D'EMILIO Associated Press October 25, 2020, 12:06 PM • 2 min read Share to Facebook Share to...

Malaysia’s king rejects PM’s proposal to declare emergency

Malaysia’s king has rejected a proposal by embattled Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin to declare a state of emergency to fight a new outbreak of...

Thai protesters rally ahead of parliamentary debate

Pro-democracy protesters in Thailand have gathered again in Bangkok, seeking to keep up pressure on the government a day ahead of a special session...

At least 14 civilians killed by booby traps in Egypt’s Sinai

Egyptian officials say more than a dozen civilians, including women and children, were killed in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula over the past two...

Upset in Seychelles presidential election as incumbent loses

The Seychelles presidential election has seen an upset, with the electoral commission declaring longtime opposition contender Wavel Ramkalawan the winner over incumbent Danny Faure ByThe...

Egyptians vote in second day of parliamentary elections

Egyptians on Sunday trickled into polling stations on the second day of voting for the country’s parliamentary election amid a slight uptick in daily...

Observers say Tanzania’s presidential vote is already flawed

NAIROBI, Kenya -- Tanzania's opposition faces a new obstacle in its quest to unseat President John Magufuli in Wednesday's election: It says the government...

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan is claiming it has killed a top al-Qaida propagandist on an FBI most-wanted list during an operation in the country’s east By RAHIM FAIEZ,...

Ukraine’s local elections test leader and his young party

Ukrainians are voting in local elections that are considered a test for President Volodymyr Zelenskiy By YURAS KARMANAU Associated Press October 25, 2020, 7:24 AM • 4...