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An explosion caused by Israeli airstrikes on Al-Rahma building in Gaza City, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Palestinian militants on Monday fired dozens of rockets and mortar shells into southern Israel, and the Israeli military responded by dispatching fighter jets to strike throughout the Gaza Strip. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)
Israel, Hamas trade heavy fire after deadly incursionPalestinian militants have bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells, while Israeli warplanes struck targets throughout the Gaza Strip in what appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since a 2014 war
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
Central American migrants, part of the caravan hoping to reach the U.S. border, line up to enter the Benito Juarez Auditorium , in Guadalajara, Mexico, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Several thousand Central American migrants marked a month on the road Monday as they hitched rides toward the western Mexico city of Guadalajara. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
Migrant caravan moves on western Mexico city of GuadalajaraSeveral thousand Central American migrants heading for the U.S. border have arrived in the western Mexico city of Guadalajara with help from truckers and other motorists, marking a month since their trek began
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - IN this Nov. 6, 2018, photo, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, listens during a news conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, at the presidential palace, in Kabul, Afghanistan. Ghani is denying the Taliban is winning the war in Afghanistan despite a continuing wave of deadly militant attacks and signs the militants are expanding areas under their control. Ghani said the Afghan state is not at risk of collapse and reiterated his government's intent to seek a negotiated peace. Ghani was speaking by video to an audience in Washington. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)
Afghan leader tells US audience that Taliban not winning warAfghan President Ashraf Ghani says more than 28,000 Afghan security forces have died in the past four years as they have taken the lead in the fight against the Taliban
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Archbishop Emeritus John Vlazny, of Portland, Ore., participates in the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' annual fall meeting, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Bishops delay votes on combatting church sex abuse crisisAt the Vatican's insistence, U.S. Catholic bishops abruptly postponed plans Monday to vote on proposed new steps to address the clergy sex abuse crisis roiling the church
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Macedonian police issue arrest warrant for former PMMacedonian police are seeking to arrest the country's former prime minister, who has been convicted and sentenced to a two-year prison term over corruption-related charges
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE  - In this March 3, 2016 file photo, Universities Minister Jo Johnson is photographed prior to giving a speech on science, universities and the EU at the Babbage Lecture Theatre, University of Cambridge in Cambridge. England.  Johnson, the younger brother of Boris Johnson, stepped down as a transport minister Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 and called for a second Brexit referendum. He says Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan would damage Britain’s national interest. (Chris Radburn/PA via AP, File)
EU, UK inch closer to a deal as Brexit hangs in the balanceBritain and the European Union are inching inched toward agreement on a Brexit deal, but British Prime Minister Theresa May faces intensifying pressure from feuding pro-EU and pro-Brexit factions of her divided Conservative government
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Cypriot soldiers remove the barbed-wire that blocked the road, at a newly-opened crossing point between ethnically split Cyprus' internationally recognized south and the breakaway, Turkish Cypriot north at the southeastern village of Dherynia on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. A few hundred Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots walked through a newly opened crossing point in the southeastern village of Dherynia in what peace activists are hailing as further breaking down barriers on ethnically divided Cyprus. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
Turkish Cypriot leader: mix region's gas, send via TurkeyThe leader of Cyprus' breakaway Turkish Cypriots says an accord reunifying the ethnically split island nation could unlock a deal to convey gas discovered in fields off Israel, Egypt and Cyprus to markets through neighboring Turkey's pipeline network
The Associated Press3 hours ago
German far-right politician under fire over Swiss donationsA prominent German far-right politician has come under criticism for receiving 130,000 euros ($146,500) in campaign donations from abroad in an apparent breach of party funding laws
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Thousands of mourners in the Gaza Strip have buried seven Palestinian militants killed in an Israeli incursion into the territory.
The Latest: UN, Egypt working to end Gaza fightingThe United Nations says it is working with Egypt to broker an end to the latest round of fighting in Gaza
The Associated Press4 hours ago
A police officer stands in the area of Villa Igiea, the site of an international conference on Libya, in Palermo, Italy, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. A gathering of leaders of Libya's quarrelling factions and of countries keen on stabilizing the North African nation is taking place Sicily. It aims to find a political settlement that would bolster the fight against Islamic militants and stop illegal migrants crossing the Mediterranean to Europe's southern shores. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
Leaders meet in Italy to find settlement in LibyaLeaders of Libya's quarrelling factions and of countries keen on stabilizing the North African nation meet in Sicily
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Congo opposition parties quits pact to back sole candidateMembers of two of the leading opposition parties in Congo now say they don't back a presidential candidate who was chosen by a coalition
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2009 file photo, then-U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Zalmay Khalilzad, speaks to reporters at the United Nations headquarters. Taliban officials said Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 that Pakistan has released Abdul Samad Sani, a U.S.-designated terrorist who served as the Afghan Central Bank governor during the militants' rule, along with a lower-ranking commander named Salahuddin. It came as U.S. envoy Zalmay Khalilzad launched a second tour of the region, with stops in Pakistan, Afghanistan, the United Arab Emirates as well as Qatar, where the Taliban maintain a political office. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Pakistan frees 2 Taliban members as US envoy visits regionPakistan has released two Taliban officials during U.S. envoy Zalmay Khalilzad's latest visit to the region, in what could be part of American efforts to revive peace talks with the insurgent group, which now controls nearly half of Afghanistan
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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