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FILE - This Dec. 10, 2018, file photo, provided by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA),shows the launch of the U.S. military's land-based Aegis missile defense testing system, that later intercepted an intermediate range ballistic missile, from the Pacific Missile Range Facility on the island of Kauai in Hawaii. The Trump administration will roll out a new strategy Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, for a more aggressive space-based missile defense system to protect against existing threats from North Korea and Iran and counter advanced weapon systems being developed by Russia and China. (Mark Wright/Missile Defense Agency via AP)
New US strategy foresees sensors in space to track missilesTrump administration calling for expanding defense technologies in space to better protect US
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks during Prime Minister's Questions time in the House of Commons, London, Wednesday Jan. 16, 2019.  In a historic defeat for the government Tuesday, Britain's Parliament discarded Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal to split from the European Union, and May now faces a parliamentary vote of no-confidence later Wednesday. (House of Commons/PA via AP)
The Latest: UK's May looks to rivals for Brexit's Plan BBritish Prime Minister Theresa May says she has started meeting leaders of opposition parties about Brexit and called for politicians to "put self-interest aside" and find a consensus on Britain's path out of the European Union
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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Death toll in Nairobi attack climbs to 21, plus 5 attackersPolice in Kenya say the death toll from an extremist attack on a luxury hotel and shopping complex in Nairobi has climbed to 21, plus the five militants killed
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Migrants traveling in a group begin their journey toward the U.S. border as they walk along a highway in San Salvador, El Salvador, early Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. Migrants fleeing Central America's Northern Triangle region comprising Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala routinely cite poverty and rampant gang violence as their motivation for leaving. (AP Photo/Salvador Melendez)
After crossing into Guatemala, migrants set sights on MexicoMore than 1,700 Hondurans are walking and hitchhiking through Guatemala, heading toward the Mexico border as part of a new caravan of migrants hoping to reach the United States
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Hossein Hashemi, from Denver, son of American-born news anchor Marzieh Hashemi, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. The elder son of Marzieh Hashemi, a prominent American-born news anchor for Iran's state television broadcaster, says she is being held in a U.S. prison, apparently as a material witness. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
American anchor for Iranian TV is arrested on visit to USProminent American-born news anchor for Iranian state television arrested during US visit
The Associated Press5 hours ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks outside 10 Downing street in London, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. May's government survived a no-confidence vote Wednesday called after May's Brexit deal was overwhelmingly rejected by lawmakers. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
May wins no-confidence vote, but still is beset by BrexitBritish Prime Minister Theresa May has survived a no-confidence vote in Parliament to remain in office _ but barely in power, as she battles to keep Brexit on track after lawmakers demolished her European Union divorce deal
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Kenya's Interior Minister Fred Matiang'i as he gives a statement at the scene of yesterday's extremist gunmen attack, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Nairobi, Kenya.  Extremists stormed a luxury hotel in Kenya's capital on Tuesday, setting off thunderous explosions and gunning down people at cafe tables in an attack claimed by Africa's deadliest Islamic militant group (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi)
The Latest: UN Security Council condemns Kenya attackThe Latest: UN Security Council condemns attack in Kenya's capital that killed 21
The Associated Press7 hours ago
ORRR-DUHHH: Britain Parliament speaker seeks to calm debateJohn Bercow, the speaker of Britain's House of Commons, plays a big role in shaping the raucous Brexit debate and sometimes sounds like a headmaster trying to get unruly pupils to behave
The Associated Press7 hours ago
The flag of the city of Gdansk flies at half-staff over Gdansk, Poland, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. Flags flew at half-staff and people signed condolence books at municipal buildings across Poland and in diplomatic missions abroad on Tuesday as the nation mourned the stabbing death of the popular liberal mayor of Gdansk. (AP Photo/Wojciech Strozyk)
Mayor's killing in Poland sparks anger against hate speechPoles are condemning the power of hate speech to trigger real-life violence after the slaying of a popular liberal mayor, with many calling for stronger actions against those who threaten others
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Jose Borja carries his dog "Reina" to another, nearby home after his was flooded with sewage water in the San Juan de Lurigancho district of Lima, Peru, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. In the middle of an intense pestilence, workers, police and soldiers struggled to clean up after a flood of sewage water was brought on by the obstruction of a huge pipe. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
Unbearable stench: Giant sewage spill befouls Peru's capitalAmid an unbearable stench in Peru's capital, thousands of workers, police and soldiers are struggling to contain and clean up a flood of sewage that has caused a health emergency in one of Lima's most populous districts
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, delivers his speech during a parliamentary session in Athens, on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. Greek lawmakers geared up Wednesday night for a confidence vote in the left-wing government, which lost its parliamentary majority after its coalition partner walked out to protest a deal normalizing relations with neighboring Macedonia. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Greek PM survives confidence vote after coalition collapseGreece's left-wing prime minister narrowly wins confidence vote days after coalition collapse
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Vice President Mike Pence speaks during the Global Chiefs of Mission Conference "One Team, One Mission, One Future" at Department of State on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Washington. Pence is claiming that the Islamic State "caliphate has crumbled" and the militant network "has been defeated." But his comments Wednesday in a speech at the State Department came shortly after the U.S. military said American service members were among those killed during an explosion during a routine patrol in Syria.  (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
2 US service members, 2 US civilians killed in Syria blastThe U.S. military says two U.S. service members and two American civilians were among those killed in an explosion while conducting a patrol in Syria on Wednesday
The Associated Press8 hours ago


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