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US to end special protections for 9,000 Nepalese immigrantsThe Trump administration has decided to end special protections for an estimated 9,000 Nepalese immigrants in the United States
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Participants attend the "No money for terror" conference at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris Thursday, April 26, 2018. Ministers from more than 70 countries are working on ways to combat financing for the Islamic State group and Al-Qaida at an international conference, which still bears scars of deadly terrorist attacks in recent years. (Eric Fefergerg, Pool via AP)
The Latest: Macron hails pledge to fight terror financingFrench President Emmanuel Macron has welcomed the decision of more than 70 countries to form a coalition with the aim of choking off financing for the Islamic State group and al-Qaida
The Associated Press1 hour ago
UK drops alcohol charges against 2 Canadian pilotsA court has dropped charges against two pilots accused of preparing to fly a passenger plane while under the influence of alcohol.
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Mourners gather around the body of Palestinian journalist Ahmed Abu Hussein, who died after being shot by Israeli troops while covering a border protest during his funeral in the Jebaliya refugee camp, Gaza Strip, Thursday, April 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)
Body of slain Hamas engineer returned to GazaBody of Hamas scientist, gunned down in Malaysia, returned to Gaza Strip for burial
The Associated Press1 hour ago
British director Ken Loach, center right, is congratulated after receiving an honorary degree from the Brussels ULB university in Brussels on Thursday, April 26, 2018. The Brussels ULB university says it is going ahead with honoring British director Ken Loach on Thursday despite veiled criticism from Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel. Loach, is known for his strong defense of the Palestine cause and is often critical of the Israeli government. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Brussels university honors director Loach despite criticsThe Brussels ULB university has honored British director Ken Loach despite veiled criticism from Prime Minister Charles Michel
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Syrians brought to The Hague by Russia in a move to discredit reports of an April 7, 2018, chemical weapons attack in the Syrian town of Douma arrive by bus to appear at a press conference in The Hague, Netherlands, Thursday, April 26, 2018, after briefing members of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, (OPCW). Russian diplomats claim the Syrians were used in staged videos made in the aftermath of the attack. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
The Latest: Russia shows media alleged witnesses from SyriaThe Latest: Russia shows off alleged witnesses from Syria to the media to debunk reports of Douma chemical attack
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Eleven-year-old Syrian Hasan Diab looks at his image on a screen during a press conference in The Hague The Hague, Netherlands, Thursday, April 26, 2018. The press conference was organized by Russia in a move to discredit reports of an April 7, 2018, chemical weapons attack in the Syrian town of Douma, after briefing members of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, (OPCW). Russian diplomats claim the Syrians were used in staged videos made in the aftermath of the attack. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Russia parades Syrian 'witnesses' to disprove gas attackRussia brings 'witnesses' from Syria, including children, before media to disprove suspected chemical weapons attack
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Israeli President Rueven Rivli, right shakes hands with Romania's Prime Minister Viorica Dancila, during their meeting, in Jerusalem , Thursday, April 26, 2018. (Heidi Levine /Pool Photo via AP)
Romanian president blasts PM's "secret" Israel tripRomania's president has criticized the prime minister for embarking on a visit to Israel without an official mandate
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Greek space agency chief resigns citing lack of transparencyGreece's left-led government has come under opposition criticism after the head of the country's newly-formed space agency resigned citing lack of transparency and political interference in his work
The Associated Press2 hours ago
US lifts sanctions placed on Colombian soccer team in 2014The Trump administration lifted U.S. sanctions that had been placed on a popular Colombian soccer team for alleged ties to a drug cartel
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Chief Technical Officer of Facebook Mike Schroepfer leaves Portcullis House after giving evidence to a Parliamentary select committee on digital, culture, media and sport in London, Thursday, April 26, 2018. The UK parliament's media committee has criticized Facebook's response to allegations that data from millions of accounts was misused during elections in the United States and Britain as they grilled one of the company's senior executives about the scandal.  (AP Photo)
UK lawmakers call on Zuckerberg to appear before themThe UK parliament's media committee has criticized Facebook's response to allegations that data from millions of accounts was misused.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrives to testifies before a closed meeting before the House Appropriations subcommittee on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Mattis says Iran nuclear deal includes 'robust' verificationDefense Secretary Jim Mattis emphasizes what he considers a positive aspect of the Iran nuclear deal, even as President Donald Trump weighs pulling out of it soon.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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