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Over 100 people feared buried by southwest China landslide

June 23, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

BEIJING (AP) — Around 100 people are feared buried by a landslide that unleashed huge rocks and a mass of earth that crashed into their homes in southwestern China early Saturday, a county government said. The landslide from a mountain engulfed the village of Xinmo at about 6 a.m., burying some 40 homes, the government [&hellip...

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The Latest: Evacuated London residents express anger, fear

June 23, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on London’s public housing tower fire on June 14 that has killed at least 79 people (all times local): 10:10 p.m. Residents of a public housing complex being evacuated in north London because of fire safety concerns say they...

Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

June 23, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque at Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry...

Belgium tightens security after failed Brussels bombing

June 21, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

In this June 20, 2017 photo a man blows up an explosive device in the station in Brussels. The man was shot by soldiers afterwards in what prosecutors are treating as a “terrorist attack.” He lay still for several hours while a bomb squad checked...

Macron adds new faces to Cabinet after losing 4 ministers

June 21, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

France’s President Emmanuel Macron attends a joint news conference following a meeting with Jordan’s King Abdullah II, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, Monday, June 19, 2017. (Gonzalo Fuentes, Pool Photo via AP) PARIS (AP) — French President...

Queen’s elderly husband Prince Philip in London hospital

June 21, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Saturday, June 17, 2017 file photo, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip return to Buckingham Palace in a carriage, after attending the annual Trooping the Colour Ceremony in London. Buckingham Palace said on Wednesday June 21, 2017,...

US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

June 20, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

The spokesman of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, Gen. Ramazan Sharif speaks with media members at the conclusion of his press conference in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Sharif, said all six ballistic missiles it launched on Syria hit their targets,...

Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

June 20, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Belgian police stand in front of a police cordon as people are evacuated at the Grand Place square near Central Station in Brussels after a reported explosion on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Belgian media are reporting that explosion-like noises have been heard at...

Venezuela chief prosecutor to face charges as crisis deepens

June 20, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

In this May 24, 2017 file photo, Venezuela’s Chief Prosecutor Luisa Ortega Diaz speaks to the press from her office in Caracas, Venezuela. The country’s Supreme Court said Tuesday, June 20, that it will allow judicial proceedings against the...

Muslims targeted by violence in wake of IS-claimed attacks

June 19, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

A police officer talks to local people at Finsbury Park in north London, where a vehicle struck pedestrians in north London Monday, June 19, 2017. A vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in north London early Monday morning. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP)...