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Muslims keep up shrine boycott despite Israeli concessions

AP World News - 1 hour 41 min ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — Muslim leaders urged the faithful on Tuesday to keep up their prayer protests and avoid entering a contested Jerusalem shrine, even after Israel dismantled metal detectors that initially triggered the tensions. 2017-07-25T04:57:00-04:00 2017-07-25T08:57:32-04:00
Categories: World News

Lawmakers accuse Japan's Abe of false testimony in scandal

AP World News - 1 hour 41 min ago
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese lawmakers questioned Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in parliament for a second day Tuesday about a cronyism scandal, with some opposition members accusing him of testifying falsely a day earlier when he denied using his influence to help a friend. 2017-07-25T04:57:00-04:00 2017-07-25T08:57:21-04:00
Categories: World News

Putin spokesman: No Kremlin order for Kushner-Gorkov talks

AP World News - 1 hour 41 min ago
MOSCOW (AP) — A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says a meeting between Donald Trump's son-in-law and the chairman of a Russian bank did not occur on Kremlin orders. 2017-07-25T02:57:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:57:28-04:00
Categories: World News

Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

AP US News - 1 hour 41 min ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart, his mind flashed back to 2003, when he stood at the back of a truck about 120 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio that carried 19 dead migrants. 2017-07-25T02:49:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:49:55-04:00
Categories: National News

Arrested Russian's wife denies U.S. charge he is global hacking mastermind

Reuters World News - 2 hours 11 sec ago
ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) - The wife of an alleged Russian hacker facing extradition from Spain to the United States has told Reuters he is being held in solitary confinement and that he denies the accusation that he masterminded one of the world's biggest spam networks.
Categories: World News

Turkey's Erdogan rails against 'agents', fuelling Germany dispute

Reuters World News - 2 hours 4 min ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan stoked a dispute with NATO ally Germany on Tuesday, warning of Western agents "roaming free" in Turkey and telling those who threaten the country with embargoes to be ready for the consequences.
Categories: World News

Parents of UK baby Charlie Gard to return to court: Daily Mail

Reuters World News - 2 hours 15 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - The parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard will return to the London High Court on Tuesday for a hearing to decide whether their son should have his life support withdrawn at home or in hospital, the Daily Mail newspaper reported on its website.
Categories: World News

Fire crews battle to halt spread of Montana blaze, largest in the U.S.

Reuters US News - 2 hours 27 min ago
(Reuters) - More than 600 firefighters in Montana on Tuesday battled to halt the spread of the biggest wildfire in the United States after it torched buildings, raced through forests and drove scores of people from their homes.
Categories: National News

Reporter Q&A: A look at Duterte's state of the nation speech

AP World News - 3 hours 41 min ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivered his second state of the nation speech to a joint session of Congress on Monday, vowing to continue his bloody war on illegal drugs despite international and domestic criticism. The tough-talking president also insisted he would not hold peace talks with communist rebels because of continuing attacks. 2017-07-25T02:29:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:29:42-04:00
Categories: World News

Lawmakers accuse Japan's Abe of false testimony in scandal

AP World News - 3 hours 41 min ago
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese lawmakers questioned Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in parliament for a second day Tuesday about a cronyism scandal, with some opposition members accusing him of testifying falsely a day earlier when he denied using his influence to help a friend. 2017-07-25T02:42:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:42:23-04:00
Categories: World News

Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

AP World News - 3 hours 41 min ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart, his mind flashed back to 2003, when he stood at the back of a truck about 120 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio that carried 19 dead migrants. 2017-07-25T02:49:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:49:55-04:00
Categories: World News

Mexican officials: At least 25 people in truck were Mexican

AP US News - 3 hours 41 min ago
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The tractor-trailer was pitch-black inside, crammed with maybe 90 immigrants or more, and already hot when it left the Texas border town of Laredo for the 150-mile trip north to San Antonio. 2017-07-25T02:38:00-04:00 2017-07-25T06:38:07-04:00
Categories: National News

Turkey's Erdogan says signatures signed on Russian defense system

Reuters World News - 3 hours 55 min ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey has made progress in plans to procure an S-400 missile defense system from Russia and signatures have been signed, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.
Categories: World News

Indonesia speed boat capsizes, killing at least 10 - police

Reuters World News - 3 hours 57 min ago
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A speed boat capsized off Indonesia's Borneo island on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people with several others believed missing, police and rescue officials said.
Categories: World News

Trump gives Boy Scouts at jamboree a taste of Washington politics

Reuters US News - 4 hours 24 min ago
GLEN JEAN, West Virginia (Reuters) - After another challenging day in Washington, President Donald Trump flew to West Virginia to a field full of 40,000 chanting and cheering Boy Scouts, telling them he was happy to leave Washington behind.
Categories: National News

China urges halt to oil drilling in disputed South China Sea

Reuters World News - 4 hours 29 min ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Ministry has urged a halt to oil drilling in a disputed part of the South China Sea, where Spanish oil company Repsol had been operating in cooperation with Vietnam.
Categories: World News

Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

AP World News - 4 hours 41 min ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart, his mind flashed back to 2003, when he stood at the back of a truck about 120 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio that carried 19 dead migrants. 2017-07-25T01:45:00-04:00 2017-07-25T05:45:56-04:00
Categories: World News

Israel dismantles metal detectors from key Jerusalem shrine

AP World News - 4 hours 41 min ago
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel on Tuesday dismantled metal detectors it installed a week earlier at a contested Jerusalem shrine, hoping to defuse a crisis with the Muslim world, including security ally Jordan, the Muslim custodian of the holy site. 2017-07-25T01:13:00-04:00 2017-07-25T05:13:30-04:00
Categories: World News

Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

AP US News - 4 hours 41 min ago
SAN DIEGO (AP) — When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart, his mind flashed back to 2003, when he stood at the back of a truck about 120 miles (200 kilometers) southeast of San Antonio that carried 19 dead migrants. 2017-07-25T01:45:00-04:00 2017-07-25T05:45:56-04:00
Categories: National News

China backs joint energy development with Philippines in disputed sea

Reuters World News - 5 hours 9 min ago
MANILA (Reuters) - China's foreign minister on Tuesday said he supported the idea of joint energy ventures with the Philippines in the disputed South China Sea, warning that unilateral action could cause problems and damage both sides.
Categories: World News

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