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Indian troops, protesters clash in Kashmir despite lockdown

July 15, 2016 15:54 PM

SRINAGAR, (India), July 15: Police say protests have erupted at several places in Indian-controlled Kashmir, even as authorities prevented tens of thousands of people from offering Friday prayers in big mosques with a lockdown in place for a seventh straight day.

S. Korea premier pelted with eggs, bottles over missile site

July 15, 2016 11:22 AM

SEOUL, South Korea, July 15:  Angry residents in a rural South Korean town have thrown raw eggs and water bottles at the prime minister to protest a plan to deploy a U.S. missile defense system in their neighborhood.

At least 80 killed as truck slams into revelers in Nice

July 15, 2016 06:52 AM

NICE, France, July 15: France has been stunned again as a large white truck mowed through a crowd of revelers gathered for a Bastille Day fireworks display in the Riviera city of Nice, killing at least 80 and leaving what one witness said was "bodies everywhere."

Portugal rises to No. 6 in FIFA rankings, Argentina leads

July 14, 2016 17:12 PM

ZURICH, July 14: European champion Portugal has risen two places to No. 6 in the FIFA rankings, and Copa America winner Chile stays fifth.

A look at 'Pokemon Go' and how it works

July 14, 2016 09:30 AM

Confused by the "Pokemon Go" mania sweeping the world? You're not alone. For those who don't know the difference between a Squirtle and a Zubat, here's a look at the game, how to play it and some of the problems it's causing.

Theresa May becomes Britain's new leader as Cameron exits

July 14, 2016 06:06 AM

LONDON, July 14: Theresa May entered No. 10 Downing St., on Wednesday as Britain's new prime minister, following a bittersweet exit by David Cameron that was tinged with humor and regret.

US sends Marines to South Sudan to protect Americans

July 13, 2016 18:23 PM

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 13: The U.S. military in Africa said Wednesday it has sent 40 additional soldiers to South Sudan's capital, Juba, to help secure American personnel and facilities in the war-torn city, while South Sudanese trying to flee the country by road reported attacks, killings and robberies by armed men.

Japan's Emperor Akihito, 82, considering retiring

July 13, 2016 16:55 PM

TOKYO, July 13: Japan's Emperor Akihito has expressed his intention to retire and relinquish his title in the next few years, the country's public television said Wednesday.

South China Sea ruling deepens tensions between US, China

July 13, 2016 08:37 AM

WASHINGTON, Jul y 10: A landmark international tribunal ruling on the South China Sea threatens to sharpen the differences between the United States and China, highlighting a growing gulf between the world powers.

20 dead in head-on train crash in southern Italy

July 12, 2016 19:14 PM

MILAN, FRANCE, July 12: Two Italian commuter trains collided head-on Tuesday in the southern region of Puglia, killing at least 20 people and injuring scores more, officials said. At least two passengers were pulled alive from the crumpled wreckage as the rescue operation took place in the scorching heat.

West Indies call up Chase, drop Ramdin for India series

July 12, 2016 17:05 PM

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua, July 12: Uncapped batsman Roston Chase has been included in the West Indies' 12-man squad for the four-test series against India, while veteran wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin correctly predicted his exclusion.

Panel says no legal basis for China's South China Sea claims

July 12, 2016 15:42 PM

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, July 12: An international tribunal ruled unanimously Tuesday that there is no legal basis for China's "nine-dash line" claiming rights to much of the South China Sea.

Stealth candidate Theresa May to be Britain's next PM

July 11, 2016 22:28 PM

LONDON, July 11: After all of the flamboyant characters and very public backstabbing in the race to become Britain's next prime minister, the winner turned out to be an understated workhorse who maintained a low profile throughout the campaign.

British PM David Cameron to resign on Wednesday

July 11, 2016 20:58 PM

LONDON, July 11: Prime Minister David Cameron said he will step down on Wednesday, making way for Theresa May to succeed him as British leader.

India state aims to plant a record 50 million trees in a day

July 11, 2016 18:44 PM

LUCKNOW, July 11: Hundreds of thousands of people in India's most populous state jostled for space Monday as they attempted to plant 50 million trees over 24 hours in hopes of shattering the world record.

N. Korea vows to end diplomat communication channel with US

July 11, 2016 18:31 PM

SEOUL, July 11: North Korea said Monday it will end a diplomatic communication channel with the United States and hinted at harsher punishment for Americans detained in the country in retaliation for U.S. sanctions that target leader Kim Jong Un.

Portugal stuns France to lift 1st cup despite Ronaldo injury

July 11, 2016 07:31 AM

SAINT-DENIS, France, July 11: Portugal's players crowded around Cristiano Ronaldo as he sat on the turf, but their tearful captain couldn't withstand the pain of his injury any longer.

Happy Ronaldo leaves European final in tears for 2nd time

July 11, 2016 03:00 AM

SAINT-DENIS, France, July 11: This time, Cristiano Ronaldo cried with joy at a European Championship final and lifted the trophy as the winning captain.

The Latest: France seeks healing final victory vs Portugal

July 10, 2016 16:30 PM

SAINT-DENIS, July 10 : France puts its formidable record in finals on the line when the European Championship hosts try to deny Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal a first major football title on Sunday.

Gunfire shatters uneasy calm in South Sudan capital

July 10, 2016 14:21 PM

NAIROBI, (Kenya), July 10: A burst of heavy gunfire has been heard in South Sudan's capital, Juba, shattering a precarious calm that had settled here after more than 100 people died in fighting Friday night