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Kim Jong Un arrives in Russian port city for summit with Vladimir Putin

Pyeongyang Press Corps/Pool/Getty Images(VLADIVOSTOK, Russia) -- Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea, arrived via train in Russia on Wednesday, a day ahead of his summit with President Vladimir Putin.

Russian state media showed Kim's armored train arriving   ... Read More

Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib criticizes Saudi ruler Mohammad Bin Salman

Salwan Georges/The Washington Post/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Rashida Tlaib vociferously attacked Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman on Tuesday night, calling him out for torturing and executing children.

Tlaib, D-Mich., was responding to a news story about the execution   ... Read More

Poem comparing migrants to rats draws condemnation in Austria

iStock/Poligrafistka(NEW YORK) -- The deputy mayor of an Austrian village has caused an uproar across the country's political spectrum after he published a poem that seemed to compare migrants to rats.Christian Schilcher of the village Braunau am Inn,   ... Read More

Kim Jong Un to meet Vladimir Putin as North Korea pivots to Russia for help

Oleksii Liskonih/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A month and a half after President Donald Trump ended his summit with Kim Jong Un without a deal, the young North Korean leader is preparing to step out again on the world stage.

This time,   ... Read More

Amal Clooney, Angelina Jolie speak out as US weighed vetoing UN resolution on rape as weapon of war

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Angelina Jolie and Amal Clooney added their voices in the calls to support a new United Nations Security Council resolution that included a mechanism to investigate sexual violence as a weapon of war. The   ... Read More

ISIS claims responsibility for Sri Lanka Easter bombings that killed over 300

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a wave of coordinated bombings at churches and high-end hotels across Sri Lanka.

The terrorist organization offered no evidence to support that assertion, which was initially announced in   ... Read More

New IRA apologizes for murder of Irish journalist Lyra McKee

PSNI via Getty Images(DUBLIN) -- The paramilitary organization New Irish Republican Army (New IRA) apologized for the murder of 29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee, as a third person was arrested in connection with the death.

McKee was killed by a   ... Read More

Buckingham Palace responds to report Prince Harry, Meghan may move to Africa

Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images(LONDON) -- As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle prepare for the birth of their first child, a new report claims the couple may raise their child for some time outside of the U.K.

The Duke and Duchess   ... Read More

US ends waivers for Iran oil sanctions, tightening economic pressure on regime

CIL868/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. will no longer grant any waivers to countries to purchase Iranian oil, fully implementing the sanctions that President Donald Trump reimposed nearly a year ago when he withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal.

The end   ... Read More

Radical Muslim group blamed in Sri Lanka Easter bombings, 1 of 4 American victims identified

Stringer/Getty Images(COLOMBO, Sri Lanka) -- Members of a radical Muslim group have been identified as suspects in a series of Easter suicide bombings on churches and luxury hotels across Sri Lanka.

Coordinated explosions erupted near simultaneously Sunday morning across   ... Read More

Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy wins Ukrainian presidential election: Exit poll

Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images(KIEV, Ukraine) -- Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a comedian with no political experience who plays the president on TV, has won Ukraine’s presidential election in a landslide, according to a national exit poll. The poll showed Zelenskiy receiving 73   ... Read More

Sri Lanka bombings: 290 dead, hundreds injured in church, hotel explosions on Easter Sunday

Stringer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- At least 290 people were killed and hundreds more injured on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka when attackers unleashed an apparently coordinated series of suicide bombings that simultaneously targeted Christian churches and luxury hotels, sending   ... Read More

Sri Lanka bombings: World leaders, prominent figures condemn Easter Sunday bombings

Chamila Karunarathne/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- From the White House to the Vatican, world leaders condemned the string of bombings that killed more than 200 people in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday as many of the victims were in   ... Read More

South Korea’s food waste reduction plans feature urban farming and modern garbage bins

ABC News(SEOUL, South Korea) -- "Compost in my vegetable garden!" "No, mine first!"

City farmers have been raising their voices to make sure their two-square-meter gardens are fertilized with compost made from food waste discarded from their homes.

The   ... Read More

2 arrests made in killing of journalist, 29, during riots in Northern Ireland

ABC News(DERRY, Ireland) -- A pair of teenagers were arrested on Saturday after a journalist from Northern Ireland was shot and killed by what authorities called "terrorists" during rioting in the country ahead of this weekend's religious holidays.

Lyra   ... Read More

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Kim Jong Un arrives in Russian port city for summit with Vladimir Putin

Pyeongyang Press Corps/Pool/Getty Images(VLADIVOSTOK, Russia) -- Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea, arrived via train in Russia on Wednesday, a day ahead of his summit with President Vladimir Putin.

Russian state media showed Kim's armored train arriving   ... Read More

Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib criticizes Saudi ruler Mohammad Bin Salman

Salwan Georges/The Washington Post/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Rashida Tlaib vociferously attacked Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman on Tuesday night, calling him out for torturing and executing children.

Tlaib, D-Mich., was responding to a news story about the execution   ... Read More

Poem comparing migrants to rats draws condemnation in Austria

iStock/Poligrafistka(NEW YORK) -- The deputy mayor of an Austrian village has caused an uproar across the country's political spectrum after he published a poem that seemed to compare migrants to rats.Christian Schilcher of the village Braunau am Inn,   ... Read More

Kim Jong Un to meet Vladimir Putin as North Korea pivots to Russia for help

Oleksii Liskonih/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A month and a half after President Donald Trump ended his summit with Kim Jong Un without a deal, the young North Korean leader is preparing to step out again on the world stage.

This time,   ... Read More

Amal Clooney, Angelina Jolie speak out as US weighed vetoing UN resolution on rape as weapon of war

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Angelina Jolie and Amal Clooney added their voices in the calls to support a new United Nations Security Council resolution that included a mechanism to investigate sexual violence as a weapon of war. The   ... Read More

ISIS claims responsibility for Sri Lanka Easter bombings that killed over 300

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a wave of coordinated bombings at churches and high-end hotels across Sri Lanka.

The terrorist organization offered no evidence to support that assertion, which was initially announced in   ... Read More

New IRA apologizes for murder of Irish journalist Lyra McKee

PSNI via Getty Images(DUBLIN) -- The paramilitary organization New Irish Republican Army (New IRA) apologized for the murder of 29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee, as a third person was arrested in connection with the death.

McKee was killed by a   ... Read More

Buckingham Palace responds to report Prince Harry, Meghan may move to Africa

Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images(LONDON) -- As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle prepare for the birth of their first child, a new report claims the couple may raise their child for some time outside of the U.K.

The Duke and Duchess   ... Read More

US ends waivers for Iran oil sanctions, tightening economic pressure on regime

CIL868/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. will no longer grant any waivers to countries to purchase Iranian oil, fully implementing the sanctions that President Donald Trump reimposed nearly a year ago when he withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal.

The end   ... Read More

Radical Muslim group blamed in Sri Lanka Easter bombings, 1 of 4 American victims identified

Stringer/Getty Images(COLOMBO, Sri Lanka) -- Members of a radical Muslim group have been identified as suspects in a series of Easter suicide bombings on churches and luxury hotels across Sri Lanka.

Coordinated explosions erupted near simultaneously Sunday morning across   ... Read More

Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy wins Ukrainian presidential election: Exit poll

Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images(KIEV, Ukraine) -- Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a comedian with no political experience who plays the president on TV, has won Ukraine’s presidential election in a landslide, according to a national exit poll. The poll showed Zelenskiy receiving 73   ... Read More

Sri Lanka bombings: 290 dead, hundreds injured in church, hotel explosions on Easter Sunday

Stringer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- At least 290 people were killed and hundreds more injured on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka when attackers unleashed an apparently coordinated series of suicide bombings that simultaneously targeted Christian churches and luxury hotels, sending   ... Read More

Sri Lanka bombings: World leaders, prominent figures condemn Easter Sunday bombings

Chamila Karunarathne/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- From the White House to the Vatican, world leaders condemned the string of bombings that killed more than 200 people in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday as many of the victims were in   ... Read More

South Korea’s food waste reduction plans feature urban farming and modern garbage bins

ABC News(SEOUL, South Korea) -- "Compost in my vegetable garden!" "No, mine first!"

City farmers have been raising their voices to make sure their two-square-meter gardens are fertilized with compost made from food waste discarded from their homes.

The   ... Read More

2 arrests made in killing of journalist, 29, during riots in Northern Ireland

ABC News(DERRY, Ireland) -- A pair of teenagers were arrested on Saturday after a journalist from Northern Ireland was shot and killed by what authorities called "terrorists" during rioting in the country ahead of this weekend's religious holidays.

Lyra   ... Read More

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