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The Latest: Israeli diplomat summoned in Moscow over SyriaIsrael says its deputy ambassador in Moscow has been summoned to the Russian Foreign Ministry after an aircraft was shot down over Syria
The Associated Press5 minutes ago
From left, Pussy Riot member Nadesha Tolokonnikova, Verzilov's girlfriend Veronica Nikulshina and Verzilov's mother Elena Verzilova, address the media during a press conference on the state of health of the member of the Russian Punk band Pussy Riot, Pyotr Verzilov, in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
German doctors: Pussy Riot poisoning 'highly plausible'German doctors treating Pyotr Verzilov, a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot, say claims that he was poisoned are "highly plausible," based on his symptoms
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
North Koreans fill a street to welcome South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un passing by during a car parade in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP)
Korean leaders meet in Pyongyang for potentially tough talksSouth Korean president has begun his third summit with Kim Jong Un, this time in Pyongyang, as North Korea's media blame US for breakdown in nuclear talks
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this photo taken Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, houses are partially submerged on flooded streets after a heavy downpour in Koton Karfe, Nigeria. Nigerian authorities say 100 people have died in flooding after heavy rains in recent days. (AP Photo)
100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise; outlook worse than for 2012 disaster
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE- In this file photo dated Friday, March 4, 2016, Russian warplanes are parked at Hemeimeem air base in Syria.  A Russian reconnaissance aircraft was brought down over the Mediterranean Sea as it was returning to its home base inside Syria, killing all 15 people on board, the Russian defense ministry said Tuesday Sept. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, FILE)
Russia blames Israel for plane shot down by Syrian missileA Russian reconnaissance aircraft has been brought down by a Syrian missile over the Mediterranean, killing all 15 people on board, the Russian defense ministry says
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Rescuers carry a body they retrieved at the site where victims are believed to be buried in a landslide set off by Typhoon Mangkhut as it lashed across Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Dozens of people believed buried in the landslide probably did not survive, the mayor of Itogon said Monday, although rescuers kept digging through mud and debris covering a chapel where they had taken shelter. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
Philippine policeman: Villagers refused advice to flee stormA Philippine police officer says he tried to persuade residents of a mining camp to move to safety as a typhoon approached, but they appeared unconcerned and refused to leave a day before the storm triggered a huge landslide that buried dozens of people
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, welcomes Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, prior to their talks at the Bocharovy Ruchei residence, in Sochi, Russia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The leaders of Russia and Turkey agreed Monday to establish a demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib region. (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool)
Opposition says it is better off after Syria deal in IdlibSyria's opposition says it is better off in the wake of a Turkey-Russia deal on a demilitarized zone around Idlib province compared to periods that followed the defeat of rebels in other parts of the country
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treated to gifts from the pontiff, tiny crucifixes, distributed by nuns, refugees and some of Rome's homeless and poor after the pope’s traditional Sunday appearance to pilgrims and tourists in the square. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Pope gives bishops more decision-making optionsPope Francis is codifying ways of consulting ordinary Catholics about issues facing the Catholic Church and is giving more decision-making possibilities to bishops to interpret and implement them
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018 photo, sub-Saharan migrants aiming to cross to Europe take shelter in a forest overlooking the neighborhood of Masnana, on the outskirts of Tangier, Morocco. Hundreds of sub-Saharan migrants escaping poverty and violence in their home countries are fleeing to forests to escape police raids in the northern Moroccan port city of Tangiers _ only to be chased from their makeshift camps. (AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy)
EU leaders to tackle Brexit, migration failures at summitEU leaders grapple this week with two of the biggest threats to the European project; the messy divorce with Britain and their failure to share responsibility for people seeking better lives or sanctuary in Europe
The Associated Press1 hour ago
UK judge: Spy evidence on dead Russian should stay secretA British judge says material about possible links between a Russian businessman who died in mysterious circumstances and U.K. intelligence services will remain secret for security reasons
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong, center, and SK Group chairman Chey Tae-won, right, sit onboard a plane before leaving for Pyongyang, North Korea, with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the Seoul military airport in Seongnam, South Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP)
"Grand Theater": Has N. Korea's Kim won a propaganda coup?South Korean leader's visit to North Korea may be providing a unique opportunity to its leader, Kim Jong Un, as he tries to show his people that he's pushing inexorably for their long-delayed, long promised prosperity
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this image made from video provided by Korea Broadcasting System (KBS), South Korean President Moon Jae-in, second from right, and his wife Kim Jung-sook, left, are welcomed by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju upon their arrival in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Moon landed in Pyongyang for his third summit this year with Kim. (Korea Broadcasting System via AP)
The Latest: Kim says summit with Trump stabilized regionNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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