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Hope dashed for families of Colombia cadets killed in attack

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When a bomb exploded at a Colombia police academy, killing 21 people, it instantly ground to a halt the dreams of a new class of cadets, many of whom represented for their families a shot at escaping the cruel binds of poverty. More>>

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Mexican pipeline explosion kills 73, leaves nightmare of ash

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A huge fire exploded at a pipeline leaking fuel in central Mexico on Friday, killing at least 20 people and badly burning 71 others as locals were collecting the spilling gasoline in buckets and garbage cans. More>>

Trump says 'things are going very well' with North Korea

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High-level talks aimed at finalizing a second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are planned for this week in Washington. More>>

US airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabab extremists

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US airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabab extremists in response to attack on Somali forces. More>>

The Latest: Death toll rises to 73 in Mexico pipeline blast

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Hidalgo state Gov. Omar Fayad says the death toll from a pipeline explosion in central Mexico has risen to 66. More>>

Trump salutes remains of 4 Americans killed in Syria attack

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President Donald Trump is heading to Dover Air Force Base to pay tribute to the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack in Syria this week. More>>

The Latest: Trump offers 'Dreamers' deal for border wall

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President Donald Trump is expected to announce later Saturday that he is open to trading protections for young immigrants in exchange for money for his long-promised border wall. More>>

Trump offers temporary 'Dreamers' deal for border wall

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President Donald Trump says he'll make a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon, as the standstill over his border wall continues. More>>

Students in 'MAGA' hats mock Native American after rally

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A diocese in Kentucky is looking into videos that show youths, possibly from the diocese's all-male high school, mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. More>>

As shutdown drags on, 'Coast Guard City' takes a hit

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In New London, Connecticut, the community pulls together to help hundreds of unpaid Coast Guard employees as federal shutdown drags on. More>>

The Latest: Trump at ceremony for Americans killed in Syria

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President Donald Trump is at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware for a ceremony honoring the four Americans killed in a suicide bombing in Syria this week. More>>

US spy satellite launched into orbit from California

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A U.S. spy satellite has been launched into orbit from California's Vandenberg Air Force Base. More>>

Colombia blames ELN for bomb, presses Cuba to arrest leaders

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Colombia called on Cuba to arrest 10 National Liberation Army commanders currently in Havana for stalled peace talks after a car bombing blamed on the leftist rebels killed 21 people and injured dozens at a police academy in Bogota. More>>

Official: Police kill 4 insurgents in shootout in Pakistan

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Pakistani police say counter-terrorism officers have killed four insurgents, including two women, in a shootout on a highway in eastern Punjab province. More>>

Norway detains Russian suspected in stabbing, terror plot

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Police in Norway say the stabbing of a woman in a supermarket is being investigated as a terror attack. More>>

Romney backs Trump in shutdown showdown, questions Pelosi

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U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah says he supports President Donald Trump's push for a border wall that has led to a government shutdown. More>>

The Latest: Democrats offer more money for border security

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Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is canceling a congressional fact-finding trip to Afghanistan and claiming the White House leaked her plans to fly commercial. More>>

Ethiopia readies 'massive offensive' on al-Shabab in Somalia

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Ethiopia readies 'massive offensive' on al-Shabab in Somalia after extremist ambush on convoy. More>>

Zimbabwe in 'total internet shutdown' amid deadly crackdown

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Zimbabwe again forces 'total internet shutdown' amid deadly crackdown on fuel protests. More>>

Indonesia cleric to be freed despite holding to radicalism

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Lawyers say the Islamic cleric who was the ideological leader of the Bali bombers and other Indonesian militants is being freed after the country's president relented on a requirement he renounce radical beliefs. More>>

UN experts: Fuel from Iran is financing Yemen rebels' war

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U.N. experts say fuel is being shipped illegally from Iran to Houthi Shiite rebels in Yemen to finance their war against the government, and both sides are violating international law with their military campaigns and arbitrary detention of rivals. More>>

The Latest: Colombia's president reactivates arrest orders

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Colombian authorities said the death toll from a car bombing at a police academy in the capital has risen to 21. More>>

The Latest: US, North Korea plan 2nd round of talks

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korea's former spy chief have begun their highly anticipated meeting aimed at resuming efforts to end the North's nuclear weapons program. More>>

Airstrike on IS-held area in Eastern Syria kills 20

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Syrian opposition activists say an explosion outside an office belonging to an al-Qaida-linked group in the country's northwestern has killed at least 11 people. More>>

Trump plans to make 'major announcement' on shutdown, border

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Trump grounds Pelosi, denying her a military plane to visit troops abroad and raising stakes in their brinkmanship. More>>

Border Patrol arrests 376 who dug under barrier in Arizona

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Authorities say a group of 376 Central Americans was arrested in southwest Arizona, the vast majority of them families who used short, shallow holes dug under a barrier to cross the border. More>>

Colombia asks Cuba to arrest ELN negotiators for car bombing

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Colombian authorities were scrambling to identify who was behind a brazen car bombing at a police academy in Bogota that has raised tough questions about lingering security threats in the wake of a peace deal with the nation's largest rebel group. More>>

Russia warns US missile defense plans will fuel arms race

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Russia says the Pentagon's new missile defense strategy will trigger an arms race in space and further erode global stability. More>>

Syria attack victims include daughter of US police official

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The Pentagon has identified three of the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack claimed by the Islamic State group in Syria this week. More>>

Democratic senator asks FBI to investigate DHS secretary

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Sen. Jeff Merkley is asking the FBI to investigate whether Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen lied under oath during testimony before the House Judiciary Committee in December. More>>

Trump administration to roll out new missile defense plan

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The Trump administration is about to roll out a new strategy for a more aggressive space-based missile defense system. More>>

The Latest: Airstrike in IS-held area in Syria kills 20

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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has met with U.S. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham to discuss the situation in Syria as the United States prepares to withdraw troops. More>>

Kenya court orders 6 suspects held over Nairobi hotel attack

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Son of Kenyan military officer named as 1 of Nairobi gunmen in deadly hotel attack. More>>

Russian jets collide over Sea of Japan; 2 dead, 1 missing

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Two Russian fighter jets collide during a training mission over the Sea of Japan, leaving two crewmembers dead and another one still missing. More>>

Pentagon IDs US Army Ranger killed in Afghanistan

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The Pentagon says an Army Ranger has died as a result of gunshot wounds suffered during combat in Afghanistan. More>>

Bulgaria makes terror financing arrests across the country

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Police in Bulgaria says they have busted a suspected terrorism financing ring and detained 43 people in raids across the country. More>>

Thousands of Palestinians protest at Gaza border

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Thousands of Palestinians have gathered for a weekly protest along the fence between Gaza and Israel. More>>

The Latest: Zimbabwe groups say at least 12 killed in unrest

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The Latest: Zimbabweans badly hurt in protests stream into hospital in capital for care. More>>

Iran's FM mocks John Bolton with '10-year challenge'

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Iran's foreign minister has mocked the U.S. national security adviser's calls for a strike on Iran, in a play on the viral 10-year challenge meme on social media. More>>

Watchdog: Thousands more children may have been separated

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Government investigators say many more migrant children may have been separated from their parents than the Trump administration has formally acknowledged. More>>

Indonesia leader to free radical cleric behind Bali bombings

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A lawyer for the ailing radical cleric who inspired the Bali bombers says the Indonesian government will release him from prison next week. More>>

Trump says US will develop space-based missile defense

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Trump administration calling for expanding defense technologies in space to better protect US. More>>

US peace envoy in Pakistan seeking end to 17-year Afghan war

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Washington's peace envoy Khalilzad in Pakistan on last leg of regional tour aimed at resolving Afghanistan's 17-year war. More>>

Brazil's Bolsonaro makes stumbling start as president

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's first two weeks on the job have been filled with missteps and communication gaffes _ and little in the way of his promised sweeping changes. More>>

US and North Korea to hold talks on 2nd Trump-Kim summit

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A senior North Korean official has arrived in Beijing, reportedly en route to the United States for talks ahead of a possible second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. More>>

Chinese stocks rise on hopes for US trade progress

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US stocks are little changed in early trading as weak results from Morgan Stanley weigh on banks, but health care and communications companies move higher. More>>

The Latest: Trump calls for expanded missile defense program

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President Donald Trump is calling for an expanded missile defense program to better protect the United States. More>>

Trump grounds Pelosi after she imperils his big speech Video included

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Trump's Republican allies dismiss as a political ploy Pelosi's request that he postpone his planned State of the Union address. More>>

Zimbabwe pastor faces subversion charge amid economic unrest

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US 'alarmed' as Zimbabwe targets activists amid unrest; doctors' group treats 68 gunshot cases. More>>

10 dead in car bombing at police academy in Colombia capital

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Bogota's mayor says at least five people have been killed and another 10 injured in a car bombing at a police academy in Colombia's capital. More>>

The Latest: Trump, Pelosi flex muscle, shutdown goes on Video included

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The number of furloughed federal employees seeking unemployment benefits jumped in the first two weeks of the partial government shutdown and topped 10,000 during the week of Jan. 5. More>>

AP Explains: Trump says wall will stop drugs, facts differ

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In his demands that Congress set aside $5.7 billion for a border wall, President Donald Trump insists a physical barrier would stop heroin entering the U.S. from Mexico. More>>

US presses ahead with border wall in court despite shutdown

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A government attorney in South Texas has said in court that during the ongoing partial government shutdown, he's been only allowed to work on cases related to a proposed border wall. More>>

Michael Flynn, Sean Spicer become neighbors in Rhode Island

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Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer has bought a house in Rhode Island, and his new neighbor is a familiar face from their days together in the Trump administration: former national security adviser Michael Flynn. More>>

Who blinks first will matter in Trump, Democrats' wall fight

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Border wall aside, shutdown dispute over whether to negotiate before or after government reopens is also about leverage now and later. More>>

Outpouring of generosity for TSA workers, others without pay Video included

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The government shutdown has generated an outpouring of generosity to Transportation Safety Administration agents and other federal employees who are working without pay. More>>

UN says chief truce monitor in Yemen safe after shooting

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U.N. spokesman says head of mission charged with monitoring a cease-fire in Hodeida, his team safe following a reported shooting incident in the Red Sea port city. More>>

Mitchell Zuckoff is writing book about 9-11 terror attacks

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Best-selling author Mitchell Zuckoff is writing a book about the September 11 terrorist attacks. More>>

Carell, 'Office' producers reteam for 'Space Force' comedy

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Steve Carell of 'The Office' is starring in a new workplace comedy about people assigned to create a sixth branch of the armed services _ a Space Force. More>>

Dutch prosecutors: Reporter expelled by Turkey is a suspect

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A Dutch newspaper says Turkish authorities has detained and later deported a journalist, the latest foreign reporter to be ousted from the country which is accused of stifling media freedoms. More>>

The Latest: UK PM May to skip Davos amid Brexit uncertainty

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France's prime minister is a holding a special government meeting on how his country will cope with a possible "no-deal" Brexit. More>>

Kenyan police say 11 arrested after deadly hotel attack

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Years after attack on Westgate Mall, Kenya reacts swiftly to similar extremist assault. More>>

The Latest: 9 others arrested after deadly Kenya attack

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Kenyan authorities say there are no longer any cases of missing people following an extremist attack on a hotel complex in Nairobi. More>>

Man detained in Lebanon on suspicion of entering from Israel

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A Lebanese military official says army intelligence have detained a man on suspicion that he crossed into Lebanon from Israel. More>>

Burkina Faso: Body of Canadian found days after abduction

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Burkina Faso says body of Canadian found days after man's abduction by suspected jihadists. More>>

After Americans killed, Trump's Syria plan prompts questions

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A suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State killed two U.S. soldiers and two American citizens in northern Syria. More>>

ACLU: Government mistakenly wanted to deport US veteran

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Lawyers say a U.S.-born Marine veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder was held for three days for possible deportation after pleading guilty to a disturbance at a western Michigan hospital. More>>

2 US service members, 2 US civilians killed in Syria blast

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Explosion, casualties reported near US-led coalition patrol in northern Syrian town of Manbij. More>>

Zimbabwe police arrest 600 in harsh crackdown on protests

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Streets are deserted in Harare, Zimbabwe's capital, Wednesday as a general strike continues for a third day to protest the government's decision to more than double the price of fuel. More>>

Death toll in Nairobi attack climbs to 21, plus 5 attackers

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Kenyan police say there is still "an active security operation" in and around the hotel complex attacked by Islamic extremist gunmen Tuesday amid sporadic gunfire from the scene. More>>

The Latest: UK's May looks to rivals for Brexit's Plan B

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Britain's envoy to Germany says the European Union might help avert a "no-deal" Brexit if it's prepared to shift its position on the issue of future border controls with Ireland. More>>

After crossing into Guatemala, migrants set sights on Mexico

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The latest caravan of Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. has crossed peacefully into Guatemala, under the watchful eyes of about 200 Guatemalan police and soldiers. More>>

The Latest: Pelosi asks Trump to postpone State of the Union

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has asked President Donald Trump to postpone his State of the Union address to the nation _ set for Jan. 29 _ until the government reopens. More>>

Government shutdown may upend State of the Union speech

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Congress is planning to skip next week's planned recess if the partial government shutdown continues. More>>

The Latest: UN Security Council condemns Kenya attack

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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to address the nation this morning about the extremist attack on a luxury hotel and shopping complex in Nairobi. More>>

The Latest: Greek PM Tsipras survives confidence vote

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Greece's left-wing prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, has narrowly won a confidence vote in parliament days after the governing coalition collapsed. More>>

The Latest: Zimbabwe doctor group reports 68 gunshot wounds

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The Latest: Zimbabwe's state security minister says more than 600 people have been arrested countrywide amid protests over dramatic fuel price increases. More>>

The Latest: 2 US troops, 2 US civilians dead in Syria blast

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U.S. military says American service members have been killed during an explosion while conducting a routine patrol in Syria. More>>

Kremlin calls idea that Trump worked for Moscow 'absurd'

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Russia's foreign minister says that the United States has ignored Moscow's proposal to inspect a Russian missile that Washington says has violated a nuclear arms treaty. More>>

AP Explains: Who are al-Shabab attackers of Kenya hotel?

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AP Explains: Who are the al-Shabab attackers of the hotel in Kenya's capital?. More>>

Fighting flares up in Libyan capital, killing 5, wounding 20

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Libyan authorities say fighting between rival armed groups in the capital of Tripoli has flared up again, four months after a U.N.-brokered cease-fire. More>>

The Latest: Lavrov: Russia expects Syrian govt gains in east

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Russia's foreign minister says that the United States has ignored Moscow's proposal to inspect a Russian missile that Washington says has violated a nuclear arms treaty. More>>

Kenya's deadly hotel attack: A timeline of how it occurred

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Kenya's deadly hotel attack: A timeline of how it occurred. More>>

Supreme Court rejects appeal over military burn pits

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The Supreme Court is rejecting appeals from military veterans who claim they suffer health problems because of open burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan. More>>

US assessment raises concerns over China attacking Taiwan

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A new defense intelligence assessment lays out U.S. concerns about China's growing military might, underscoring worries that Beijing could decide it has the ability to attack Taiwan and win. More>>

Famed Naples pizzeria latest target of bombs linked to mob

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A popular pizzeria is the latest target of bombings in the Naples area. More>>

German woman charged over years in IS-controlled Syria

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German prosecutors have filed terrorism charges against a German woman arrested after allegedly spending several years in a part of Syria controlled by the Islamic State group. More>>

US weighs new ways to detect and track enemy missiles

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The Trump administration is considering ways to expand U.S. homeland and overseas defenses against potential missile attack. More>>

Venezuela's opposition outlines roadmap for power transfer

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Venezuela's opposition-controlled congress has declared President Nicolas Maduro "illegitimate," moving closer to a plan to challenge the socialist leader by declaring a caretaker government and calling early elections. More>>

Al-Shabab extremists claim deadly attack on Nairobi hotel

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Gunfire, blast at upscale complex in Kenya's capital; people being carried from flaming scene. More>>

The Latest: Graham says Barr will 'do well' in Senate vote

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The top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee says attorney general nominee William Barr's unsolicited memo criticizing the Russia investigation showed a "determined effort to undermine Bob Mueller.". More>>

The Latest: Nairobi attack survivors reunite with families

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The Latest: Gunfire, blast at upscale complex in Kenya's capital; people being carried from flaming scene. More>>

Last year's Central American caravan dwindles, new one forms

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Another caravan of Central American migrants has set out from Honduras seeking to reach the U.S. border, following the same route used by thousands last year. More>>

Explaining the border 'backstop' that halted Brexit deal

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Prime Minister Theresa May faces widespread opposition to her divorce deal with the European Union, primarily because of the "backstop" _ a provision designed to prevent the reintroduction of border controls between Ireland and Northern Ireland. More>>

Judge rules Somalis targeted in Kansas bomb plot can testify

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A federal judge has ruled that Somali immigrants can testify at the sentencing of three militia members convicted of plotting to bomb their Kansas apartment complex. More>>

High drama, few results as Trump warns of 'long' shutdown Video included

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Trump says he shouldn't need to declare national emergency to build border wall, isn't looking to do so. More>>

The Latest: Dem freshmen seek out McConnell to talk shutdown

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The White House has invited rank-and-file House Democrats to lunch with President Donald Trump, bypassing Speaker Nancy Pelosi as part of a strategy to peel off centrist and freshman lawmakers to support funding his U.S.-Mexico border wall. More>>

Amid shutdown, Texas governor sidesteps border wall debate

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Trump says changes coming in US handling of high-tech visas

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President Donald Trump says changes are coming in the way that the U.S. handles H1-B visas, which allow American companies to bring high-tech and other skilled workers into the U.S. from abroad. More>>

Taliban threaten to end talks with US on ending Afghan war

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The U.S. Embassy in Kabul says special envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad has arrived in Kabul following visits to India, the United Arab Emirates and China. More>>

Zimbabwe military quells fuel price protests; several deaths

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5 killed in Zimbabwe fuel hike protests, activists say; more than 2 dozen with gunshot wounds. More>>

Erdogan pledges Syria 'safe zone' as new UN envoy arrives

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Turkey's president pledges Syria 'safe zone' after talks with Trump as UN's new special envoy arrives in Damascus. More>>

Russia, US say no progress in nuclear arms pact dispute

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A top Russian diplomat says consultations with his American counterpart made no progress in resolving the United States' intention to withdraw from a nuclear arms treaty. More>>

Spain arrests 17 in ongoing Catalonia anti-terror operation

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Police in northeastern Spain say they have arrested at least three people during an anti-terror operation as part of a judicial probe. More>>

Correction: NerdWallet-Government Shutdown-Mortgages story

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See how the government shutdown is directly impacting homeowners and homebuyers alike and what you can do. More>>

A look at large-scale extremist attacks in Kenya

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A look at large-scale extremist attacks in Kenya over the years. More>>

At Trump's side, Border Patrol union leader in spotlight

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Brandon Judd, president of the union that represents thousands of border patrol agents, has flipped the axiom about there being no winners in a government shutdown. More>>

Taliban suicide bomber kills 4, wounds over 100 in Kabul

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Afghan officials: Taliban suicide bomber killed 4, wounded scores in evening explosion on Kabul. More>>

Pentagon agrees to extended role on US-Mexico border mission

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The Pentagon says it has agreed to provide new and extended help securing the U.S.-Mexico border, including personnel to operate security cameras. More>>

Germany detains man suspected of spying for Iran

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Prosecutors in Germany say an army employee has been detained on suspicion of spying for the Iranian intelligence service. More>>

South Korea defense report doesn't refer to North as enemy

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South Korea has stopped calling North Korea an "enemy" in its biennial defense document in an apparent effort to continue reconciliation with Pyongyang. More>>

Trump's evolving foreign policy challenges top US diplomat

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Pompeo in Saudi Arabia for Mideast crises talks: Syria, Yemen wars, threats from Iran, murder of journalist Khashoggi. More>>

'McJesus' sculpture sparks outrage among Israel's Christians

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An art exhibit in Israel featuring a crucified Ronald McDonald has sparked protests by the country's Arab Christian minority. More>>

Big winners in Trump rollback of wetlands rules? Developers

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President Donald Trump often points to farmers as among the biggest winners from the administration's proposal last month rolling back federal protections for wetlands and waterways across the country. More>>

Zimbabwe army deploys to disperse fuel protests, 13 injured

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Protesters block roads in some parts in Zimbabwe's capital after the government more than doubled the price of gasoline. More>>

Trump declares he'll 'never back down' in shutdown fight Video included

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Congress returns to Washington for its first full week of legislative business since control of the House reverted to Democrats, but lawmakers will face with the same lingering question: When will the partial government shutdown end?. More>>

AP Explains: Why Zimbabwe's military supports Mnangagwa

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AP Explains: The force used by Zimbabwe's military to put down anti-government protests is different from in Mugabe's time. More>>

The Latest: Trump rejects short-term shutdown fix Video included

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President Donald Trump is vowing to continue to fight for border wall funding during a speech in New Orleans. More>>

Russian, US diplomats to meet on endangered missile treaty

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A top Russian diplomat says he and his American counterpart are set to meet Tuesday to discuss the dispute over a Cold War-era arms control treaty that Washington has threatened to abandon. More>>

New tensions, worries mark Tunisia's revolution anniversary

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Tunisia is marking eight years since its democratic uprising amid deepening economic troubles and simmering anger at the revolution's unfulfilled promises. More>>

Egypt launches regional gas forum, including Israel in fold

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Egypt has hosted its first ever regional gas forum, with several government delegations attending including the Israeli Energy Minister in the first such official visit since its 2011 Arab Spring uprising. More>>

Russia tells Japan retaking Pacific islands not on horizon

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The foreign Ministers of Russia and Japan are conducting talks on disputed Pacific islands. More>>

Suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan kills 4, wounds 90

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Afghan officials say a truck bomb detonated in the capital Kabul, wounding scores. More>>

Pompeo: Trump threat to Turkey shows US commitment to Kurds

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Pompeo: Trump's threat against Turkey if it attacks Syrian Kurdish fighters underscores US commitment to partners. More>>

Indonesia recovers Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

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An Indonesian official says the cockpit voice recorder of the Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October has been found. More>>

Roadside bomb hits police convoy in Egypt's Sinai, kills 1

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Egyptian security officials say a roadside bomb has hit a police convoy in the north of the Sinai Peninsula, killing a conscript and seriously injuring four others. More>>

Trump says US will hurt Turkey economically if it hits Kurds

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President Donald Trump says if Turkey attacks the U.S.-backed Kurdish forces fighting in Syria, the United States will "devastate Turkey economically.". More>>

Bosnia charges man with fighting with Islamic State group

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A suspect who has fought alongside Islamic extremists in Syria and Iraq has been charged with terrorism by Bosnia. More>>

Czech jailed for blaming train attacks on Islamic militants

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A court has convicted a Czech national of carrying out two attacks on trains while blaming them on Islamic militants and sentenced him to four years in prison. More>>

Nuclear chief says Iran exploring new uranium enrichment

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The head of Iran's nuclear program says the Islamic Republic has begun "preliminary activities for designing" a modern process for 20-percent uranium enrichment for its 50-year-old research reactor in Tehran, signaling new danger for the nuclear deal. More>>

Iran summons Polish envoy in protest against upcoming summit

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Iran summons Polish envoy following Pompeo's announcement that Poland will host international conference on Iran. More>>

Pompeo: Qatar diplomatic crisis 'has dragged on too long'

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Pompeo says ongoing boycott of Qatar by 4 of America's Mideast allies 'has dragged on too long'. More>>

Graham urging Trump to reopen government for a few weeks

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Shutdown in its fourth week, Trump says he has 'no idea' if deal can be struck with Pelosi to reopen all government agencies. More>>

Kosovo's leaders hail ex-fighters headed to war crimes court

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Kosovo's prime minister has met with two men who are to be questioned by an international court about their roles in the bloody 1998-1999 war for independence from Serbia. More>>

Daughter's plea draws 50,000 birthday cards for US veteran

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When Sue Morse requested on Facebook that friends send her father well-wishes for his Dec. 30 birthday, she expected maybe 160 cards. He got 50,000. More>>

Israel confirms Syria strike, ends mission on Lebanon border

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Israel's military says troops have found last tunnel dug by Hezbollah militants for cross-border attacks. More>>

Greek PM Tsipras faces confidence vote after minister quits

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Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos, leader of the junior partner in the country's coalition government, has resigned over the Macedonia name deal, which he opposes. More>>

Yemen military intel chief dies of wounds from drone attack

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Yemen's government has announced that the chief of its military intelligence has died of wounds he sustained during a drone attack on an army parade last week. More>>

Arab nations inch toward rehabilitating Syria's Assad

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As Gulf countries line up to reopen Damascus embassies, Syria's Assad closer to being readmitted to fold of Arab nations. More>>

US says time for new government in Venezuela

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The Trump administration is ramping up its criticism of Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro and explicitly calling for the formation of a new government in the country. More>>

Pompeo confident of US deal with Turkey to protect Kurds

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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he's confident the U.S. and Turkey can agree on a way to protect Kurdish rebels in Syria after the U.S. troop withdrawal. More>>

The Latest: No movement in settling record-long shutdown

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Democrats are using their weekly radio address to challenge President Donald Trump and Senate Republican leaders to reopen the government and sit down to discuss border security measures that "we can all get behind.''. More>>

Israel tried to wiretap Hamas in botched mission, group says

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A spokesman for the armed wing of Gaza ruling Hamas is unveiling findings into an Israeli intelligence mission that went awry, saying it was planning to install surveillance equipment to monitor the militant group's communications. More>>

Afghan official: Taliban attack on checkpoint kills 5 police

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Afghan official says at least five security forces have been killed after their checkpoint came under attack by insurgents in southern Kandahar province. More>>

Syrian army shells areas held by insurgents in northwest

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Syria's state media says artillery pieces of government forces have pounded parts of the northwestern Idlib province where militants were trying to infiltrate. More>>

US starts withdrawing supplies, but not troops, from Syria

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The U.S. military says it has started pulling equipment, but not troops, out of Syria as a first step in meeting President Donald Trump's demand for a complete military withdrawal. More>>

Mom of Navy vet held in Iran worried her son won't survive

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Mother of Navy veteran held in Iranian prison says she's worried he won't survive if not released to get medical attention. More>>

US official says withdrawal from Syria has begun

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An American military official says the U.S.-led military coalition has begun the process of withdrawing troops from Syria. More>>

The Latest: Government shutdown set to hit record length

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Puerto Rico's representative in Congress says it is "unacceptable" for President Donald Trump to consider taking billions of dollars slated for disaster response in the U.S. territory to help build a border wall. More>>

Maduro foe says he's ready to replace the president

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The head of Venezuela's opposition-run congress says that with the nation's backing he's ready to take on Nicolas Maduro's presidential powers and call new elections. More>>

As workers miss paychecks, shutdown set to hit record length Video included

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President Donald Trump is edging closer to declaring a national emergency to fund his long-promised border wall. More>>

Democratic Hawaii Rep. Gabbard running for president in 2020

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Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii has announced that she is running for president in 2020. More>>

US judge recommends overturning California terror conviction

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A federal magistrate has recommended overturning the controversial conviction of a California man accused of attending a terrorist training camp in Pakistan and plotting an attack in the United States. More>>

GOP lawmakers sure disaster funds will not be used for wall Video included

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The Trump administration is eyeing billions of dollars in unspent disaster relief funds to pay for President Donald Trump's border wall as he weighs signing a national emergency declaration to get it built without Congress. More>>

The Latest: 10 new Iridium satellites delivered to orbit

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SpaceX has successfully landed a Falcon 9 first-stage on an autonomous vessel in the Pacific after launching 10 satellites from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. More>>

The Latest: Syrian state TV reports air attack near Damascus

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Russia's Foreign Ministry says the Americans are not serious about withdrawing from Syria. More>>

Russia dismisses reports of prisoner swap with US

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Russia's Foreign Ministry has dismissed suggestions that an American arrested in Moscow on suspicion of spying could be used in a prisoner swap for a Russian held in the United States. More>>

Pompeo takes US anti-Iran message to Gulf Arab states

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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is bringing the Trump administration's anti-Iran message to Gulf Arab states as he continues a nine-nation tour of the Middle East. More>>

Bolton hires longtime adviser as deputy

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Charles Kupperman, a longtime colleague of White House national security adviser John Bolton, to serve as his deputy. More>>

UN expert: N.Korea nuclear talks should include human rights

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A U.N. rights investigator says negotiations on North Korea's denuclearization must also include its abysmal human rights situation. More>>

As Trump visits border, Texas landowners prepare wall fight Video included

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Texas landowners dig in for long fight to stop Trump's border wall. More>>

Top US diplomat assails Obama in Mideast policy speech

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Pompeo in Cairo for talks with Egyptian leaders on his 9-nation Mideast tour aimed at reassuring America's Arab partners. More>>

Bomb-laden rebel drone kills 6 at Yemen military parade

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Yemeni officials: Rebel airstrike hits military parade outside city of Aden, killing several Saudi-led coalition troops. More>>

AP Explains: How Yemen's rebels increasingly deploy drones

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AP Explains: In Yemen, where US once owned the sky with its drones, Shiite rebels increasingly deploy them in civil war. More>>

The Latest: Trump moves closer to emergency declaration

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President Donald Trump says it would be "very surprising" for him not to declare a national emergency if he can't make a deal with Democrats to pay for his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall. More>>

Report: Ex-Nazi camp guard deported by US dies in Germany

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German media report that a former Nazi concentration camp guard who led an unassuming life in New York City until his past was revealed has died in Germany. More>>

At the border, Trump moves closer to emergency declaration Video included

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Trump taking shutdown battle to U.S.-Mexico border, seeking to bolster his case for a border wall. More>>

Man who fired on police station sentenced to 195 years

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A gunman whose attack on a Maryland police station led to the friendly-fire killing of an undercover narcotics detective has been sentenced to 195 years in prison. More>>

US, China leave next steps for trade talks unclear

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US-China trade talks wrap up without clear word on progress; Asian markets fall back. More>>

Military judge denies request to release SEAL from brig

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Military judge in San Diego denies request to release Navy SEAL awaiting trial on premeditated murder, other charges in relation to death of Islamic State prisoner, shooting of Iraqi civilians. More>>

US border agent pleads not guilty to killing 4 Texas women

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A U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas has pleaded not guilty to capital murder and other charges in the September killings of four women who prosecutors say were sex workers. More>>

Trump cancels trip to Switzerland over government shutdown

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President Donald says he's canceling his trip later this month to a global forum in Switzerland because of the partial government shutdown. More>>

Kim looking to 'achieve results' in 2nd summit with Trump

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The motorcade of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has headed out on the second full day of his visit to China. More>>

French air force says 2 on missing fighter jet are dead

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More than 100 rescuers, police and others are searching icy French mountainsides for two pilots and their fighter jet that disappeared in a snowstorm. More>>

Nielsen says 35 million people watched Trump speech

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An estimated 35 million people watched President Trump and Democratic leaders speak to the nation Tuesday on the partial government shutdown and border security. More>>

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