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Three Thai activists charged with criminal defamation

Three Thai human rights activists have been charged with criminal defamation over a report that detailed alleged systematic torture inside military enclosures in the country's southern provinces
Updated: 4 hours ago
Japan police send suspect in stabbing spree to prosecutors

Japan police send suspect in stabbing spree to prosecutors

The suspect in a mass stabbing attack that left 19 people dead at a facility for the mentally disabled in Japan was being transferred Wednesday from a local police station to the prosecutor's office in Yokohama
Updated: 7 hours ago
IS group claims attack that killed 85-year-old French priest

IS group claims attack that killed 85-year-old French priest

The Islamic State group crossed a new threshold Tuesday in its war against the West, as two of its followers targeted a church in Normandy, slitting the throat of an elderly priest celebrating Mass before being shot by police
Updated: 9 hours ago

Favored by Obama, TPP deal draws ire at Dem, GOP conventions

Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is the unlikely villain at both political conventions
Updated: 9 hours ago
At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far

At least 105 Russian athletes banned so far

At least 105 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have so far been barred from the Rio Games in connection with the country's doping scandal
Updated: 9 hours ago

2 Brazil warplanes collide while training for Olympics duty

Authorities in Brazil say two Brazilian navy jets have collided near Rio de Janeiro while training for protecting the Olympic Games that open in 10 days
Updated: 10 hours ago

Guyana to deport 14 Venezuelans who crossed border for food

Officials in Guyana say a group of Venezuelans who apparently crossed the border to flee the economic crisis in their country will be sent back home
Updated: 10 hours ago

Guyana to deport 14 Venezuelans who crossed border for food

Officials in Guyana say a group of Venezuelans who apparently crossed the border to flee the economic crisis in their country will be sent back home
Updated: 10 hours ago
AP PHOTOS: Mexican farmers using fireflies to save forest

AP PHOTOS: Mexican farmers using fireflies to save forest

AP PHOTOS: It's 'Christmas in the forest' in the village of Nanacamilpa, where tiny fireflies are helping save the towering pine and fir trees on the outskirts of the megalopolis of Mexico City
Updated: 10 hours ago

3 wounded in shooting at Armenian police station

A spokesman for Armenia's police says two of the gunmen who have been holding a police station in the capital for more than a week have surrendered after an exchange of gunfire
Updated: 10 hours ago