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Koreas to hold summit in September

SEOUL (AFP) - North and South Korea agreed yesterday to hold a summit in Pyongyang in September after high-level talks in the Demilitarized Zone. The...

Pakistan’s newly elected Parliament meets

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistan’s newly elected Parliament convened yesterday for the first time since last month’s general elections that saw the party of former...

Blast in northern Syria kills at least 36; cause unclear

BEIRUT (AP) - An explosion in northern Syria killed at least 36 people on Sunday and wounded many others, but the cause of the...

Malians vote in presidential runoff amid attacks, threats

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) - Malians voted on Sunday in a runoff presidential election to determine if incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita will remain in office...

Trump allies, security experts alarmed by Omarosa recordings

BRIDGEWATER, New Jersey (AP) - Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is drawing fire from President Donald Trump's allies and national security experts for...

Cooler weather helps crew fight Southern California fire

LAKE ELSINORE, California (AP) - Aided by slightly cooler temperatures, firefighters made steady progress on Sunday in battling a wildfire that destroyed 16 structures...

Jury to be selected for second man’s trial in death of...

CHICAGO (AP) - Jury selection is scheduled to begin in the trial of a second man charged in the fatal shooting of a 15-year-old...

All kinds of reptiles at LA expo

LOS ANGELES (Xinhua) - An expo of all kinds of reptiles was held in Los Angeles last weekend. The Pomona Fairplex in Los Angeles County...

Red Sox old-timer’s memorabilia going up for sale

BIDDEFORD (AP) - Some items belonging to one of the Boston Red Sox’s early members — when the team was known as the Boston...

Fire forces evacuations on Greek island

ATHENS (AFP) - A large fire broke out on Sunday on the Greek island of Evia near Athens, the government said, with two villages...

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