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Baghdad Gun Shops Thrive After Iraqi Rethink On Arms Control

BAGHDAD – In the middle of Baghdad’s busy commercial neighborhood of Karrada, where most retail outlets sell home appliances, shoppers can now also buy...

Man To Appear In Court On Monday Over Uk Parliament Car Incident

LONDON – Sudanese-born British national Salih Khater was charged with two counts of attempted murder on Saturday and will appear in court on Monday after a car...

China Sacks Six Senior Officials At Food And Drug Regulator Over Vaccine Scandal

SHANGHAI – China said on Saturday it has sacked six senior officials at its food and drug regulator after a safety scandal at vaccine maker Changsheng...

Mexico Navy Says Finds 50 Tons Of Meth In Mountain Lab

MEXICO CITY – Mexican marines on Friday said they had discovered an underground drug lab in the mountains outside the capital of Sinaloa state where they destroyed...

Federal Probe Targets Ohio State Over Sex Abuse Allegations

– Federal authorities have opened a civil rights investigation into how Ohio State University officials responded to allegations of sexual abuse by a now-deceased...

Engineering Study In 2017 Warned About State Of Italian Bridge

MILAN – An engineering study commissioned by Italian motorway operator Autostrade last year warned about the condition of a bridge that collapsed this week in...

Us State Department Calls On Vietnam To Release Prisoners Of Conscience

WASHINGTON – The U.S. State Department on Friday called on Vietnam to release all “prisoners of conscience” immediately, one day after a Vietnamese...

Netanyahu Questioned Again In Telecoms Case Sees It Collapsing

JERUSALEM – Israeli police questioned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday over a case involving the country’s largest telecoms firm, one of three...

Eu Deplores Brutal Treatment Of Ugandan Mps After Presidents Convoy Stoned

KAMPALA – European Union diplomats in Uganda on Friday deplored “brutal treatment” of lawmakers arrested over a stoning of President Yoweri...

Somali Puntland Forces Recapture Strategic Town From Al Shabaab Officer

GAROWE, Somalia – Military forces of Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region have retaken a strategic town from Islamic militant group al Shabaab, an...