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Duterte says he became local millionaire due to inheritance

DAVAO, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president says he became a local millionaire at a young age due to inheritance but reiterated he has no unexplained wealth as alleged by...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 02:34

China's official Xinhua News Agency says a magnitude-3.4 earthquake has been detected in North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — China's official Xinhua News Agency says a magnitude-3.4 earthquake has been detected in North Korea.
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 02:30

Britain hopes for Brexit progress; EU leaders cautious

LONDON (AP) — Britain and the EU are preparing to head back to the Brexit negotiating table after a speech by Prime Minister Theresa May that received a cautious welcome...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 02:20

Early count puts Bill English ahead in New Zealand election

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Early vote counts on Saturday night in New Zealand's general election showed Prime Minister Bill English's National Party ahead but not by enough to form...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 02:17

On the road: Nobel laureate Soyinka to teach in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka says being an itinerant teacher has become "a way of life" as he takes up a post as visiting professor at the University...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 02:06

Move over, Bud: Czech firm makes DIY backyard breweries

PRAGUE (AP) — It has never been so easy to start your own beer company. A Czech firm is selling professional beer-making sets that fit in a backyard but can...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 01:58

The Latest: India Nobel laureate disappointed with Suu Kyi

BANGKOK (AP) — The Latest on Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar to neighboring Bangladesh (all times local): 3:55 p.m. Indian Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi says he is hugely...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 01:58

Danes arrest man for allegedly sending drones, cameras to IS

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Copenhagen court has jailed a man for 25 days under Denmark's anti-terror laws for allegedly shipping drones, components for unmanned aerial vehicles and infrared cameras...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 01:37

Move over, Bud: Czech firm makes DIY commercial brewery kits

PRAGUE (AP) — A Czech firm is selling professional beer-making sets that fit in a backyard but can produce commercial quantities of brew. The mobile breweries sold by Well Service...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 01:19

Polls close in New Zealand's neck-and-neck national election

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Polls have closed in New Zealand's national elections and the first results are trickling in for what is shaping up to be a close race...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 01:05

Official: 4 children killed in Afghanistan road accident

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Authorities say at least four young children have been killed in an automobile accident in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province. A statement released Saturday by the provincial...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 01:04

French far-left leader rallies Macron critics to streets

PARIS (AP) — French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon is rallying disaffected voters against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections. Melenchon's party, Defiant France, says it is busing in...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 00:22

Iran tries to reconcile Syria and Hamas, rebuilding alliance

BEIRUT (AP) — Iran is working to restore a lost link in its network of alliances in the Middle East, trying to bring Hamas fully back into the fold after...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 23:58

International team motivated by Presidents Cup failure

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Nick Price got the celebration going. He won the second of 12 singles matches when David Duval conceded his short par putt on the 17th...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 23:58

Worlds of Islam, Michael Jackson collide in Egyptian film

CAIRO (AP) — The worlds of religion and Michael Jackson collide in "Sheikh Jackson," Egypt's first feature film to focus on the religious movement known as Salafis, followers of one...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 23:32

Dungey cousins prove toughness in backfields and on bikes

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Anyone who has seen junior quarterback Eric Dungey of the Syracuse Orange play knows he has a good set of wheels, able to leap defenders with...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 23:21

Fearing eruption, thousands in Bali flee from Mount Agung

BALI, Indonesia (AP) — Thousands of villagers on the Indonesian resort island of Bali are sheltering in sports centers, village halls and with relatives, fearing Mount Agung will erupt for...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 23:17

Dodgers beat Giants 4-2 to clinch 5th straight NL West title

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their fifth straight NL West title, beating the San Francisco Giants 4-2 on Friday night as Cody Bellinger set an NL...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 22:54

World wonders could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Will North Korea's next nuclear test involve a thermonuclear missile screaming over Japan? That's a question being asked after North Korea's foreign minister said his...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 22:05

Next version of Trump travel ban could be more tailored

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration officials aren't saying which countries might be affected by the new version of his controversial travel ban under consideration. The Department of Homeland Security is...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 21:36

Trump assures voters Strange is a stronger Senate candidate

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — President Donald Trump says his pick in the Republican runoff for Senate in Alabama is getting a "bum rap" as a friend of the Senate's majority...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 21:36

Trade panel says low-cost solar imports hurt US companies

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. trade commission is preparing to consider whether to recommend tariffs on imported solar panels. The International Trade Commission voted 4-to-0 on Friday in determining that...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 21:35

McCain doesn't back GOP health care bill, drawing Trump ire

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is calling Sen. John McCain's opposition to the latest GOP effort to pass a health care bill "sad" and "a horrible, horrible thing for...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 21:33

North Korea's H-bomb threat comes with potential risks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Would exploding a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific, as North Korea has threatened, push the current war of words between the U.S. and North Korea closer to...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 21:33

First lady set to embark on first solo trip outside US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is set to take her biggest step yet as first lady. She's leading the U.S. delegation to an international sporting event in Toronto for wounded...
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 21:32

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