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Victims' relatives in Brazil say soccer-team crash avoidable

December 1, 2016

CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — Relatives of victims who died in an air crash that killed most members of the Brazilian soccer club Chapecoense spoke out in anger Thursday, with several saying the crash... more »»

Senate votes unanimously to renew Iran sanctions law

December 1, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate moved decisively Thursday to renew a decades-old sanctions law that lawmakers said gives the United States the clout to punish Iran should it fail to live up to the... more »»

The Latest: French PM praises Hollande for stepping aside

December 1, 2016

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on France's presidential campaigns (all times local):

9:50 p.m. more »»

Bloomberg optimistic at start of climate change summit

December 1, 2016

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says that even if President-elect Donald Trump pulls the United States back from the climate goals pledged a year ago in Paris,... more »»

Ailing Buzz Aldrin evacuated from South Pole to New Zealand

December 1, 2016

An ailing Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon, was evacuated from the South Pole to New Zealand where he was hospitalized Thursday in stable condition. more »»

Oil refinery in Italy erupts in flames, black smoke

December 1, 2016

MILAN (AP) — A blaze at an Eni oil company refinery south of Milan sent flames and plumes of smoke into the air Thursday evening, but no injuries were reported. more »»

Russia: Space ship malfunctions, breaks up over Siberia

December 1, 2016

MOSCOW (AP) — An unmanned Russian cargo spaceship heading to the International Space Station broke up in the atmosphere over Siberia on Thursday due to an unspecified malfunction, the Russian... more »»

Israeli media: Police question Netanyahu's wife on spending

December 1, 2016

JERUSALEM (AP) — The wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday underwent hours of police questioning over suspicions that she improperly spent public funds for personal use, Israeli... more »»

Romania's president warns voters to be wary of populism

December 1, 2016

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Military planes and helicopters flew over the Romanian capital Thursday as thousands turned out to celebrate the date when the country reunified with Transylvania in 1918. more »»

Rights groups call for emergency UN session on Syria

December 1, 2016

Expressing frustration at the U.N. more »»

Buzz Aldrin, 2nd to walk on moon, evacuated from South Pole

December 1, 2016

Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon, is recuperating at a New Zealand hospital after being evacuated from the South Pole. more »»

Police make 5 arrests in 'unprecedented' cybercrime takedown

December 1, 2016

PARIS (AP) — U.S. and European officials say they've knocked out a cybercrime group accused of inflicting hundreds of millions of dollars in losses worldwide, putting five key suspects in custody. more »»

Russia: Space cargo ship has crashed due to a malfunction

December 1, 2016

MOSCOW (AP) — An unmanned Russian cargo space ship crashed Thursday en route to the International Space Station due to an unspecified malfunction, the Russian space agency said. more »»

London mayor issues air pollution alert for 1st time

December 1, 2016

LONDON (AP) — London's mayor has issued air quality alerts across the capital for the first time because of high pollution levels. more »»

Turkey and Russia search for Syria cease-fire formula

December 1, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish and Russian officials on Thursday held talks on the deteriorating conditions in eastern Aleppo but gave no indication they were close to a cease-fire as Syrian... more »»

Official: 3 children who missed school found dead in Austria

December 1, 2016

VIENNA (AP) — Austrian police found three children who hadn't shown up at school dead in their home on Thursday along with three other family members in an apparent case of multiple slayings and ... more »»

Cuban family reveals complex reaction to Castro death

December 1, 2016

SANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) — When Nancy Belcourt was a girl, two of her uncles fled their home in the central Cuban countryside to join rebels fighting a counter-revolution against Fidel Castro. more »»

Senegal mourns world-renowned sculptor Ousmane Sow

December 1, 2016

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Ousmane Sow, a Senegalese sculptor whose work celebrated African tribes along with historical icons such as Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King Jr. more »»

EU: Libya's cities making $346M a year from people smuggling

December 1, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — Libya's coastal cities are making millions each year from people smuggling, a European Union military task force commander in the Mediterranean Sea says in a confidential report. more »»

 
 
 

 

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