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Thirty-three relatives of victims have filed a lawsuit against Russian President Vladimir Putin and his country over the downed airplane.
A U.S. drone strike may have killed Mullah Akhtar Mohammed Mansour in Pakistan on Saturday night.
The Egyptian military says parts of the plane’s wreckage have been found in the Mediterranean.
Mexico’s Foreign Ministry signed off Friday on the U.S.’s extradition request for the drug kingpin who led the Sinaloa Cartel.
A judge overruled Spanish authorities’ ban of a flag that signifies Catalan independence.
Lhakpa Sherpa reached the top of Mount Everest for the seventh time on Friday, breaking her own record for most ascents by a woman.
The ruins of ancient Roman barracks discovered in Italy, a toddler tied to a rock in India, the South Sudan Wheelchair Basketball Association, a nude Shakespeare performance in New York’s Central Park, and much more.
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Critics say the new measure will allow the targeting of Kurdish and other opponents of the government in parliament.
Supporters of Moqtada al-Sadr, the Shia cleric, stormed the secure part of the Iraqi capital for the second time in less than a month.
The northwestern town of Phalodi reached 123.8 degrees Thursday, a historical record high that comes amid a countrywide heat wave.
The defense minister quit Friday and warned of the rise of “extremism” in the country. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was about to replace Yaalon with Avigdor Lieberman, a hard-liner.
To escape Facebook’s crackdown and connect with white-power groups worldwide, U.S.-based extremists are joining VK.
He refused to talk during questioning in Paris on Friday, ending the session.
“You get to know everyone by the way their butt looks,” —a member of the California Lichen Society, on…
FC Barcelona has raised the banner of Catalan pride for more than a century.
The Republican’s personal attacks mirror his foreign policy—using a sense of victimhood to justify overreactions.
Nigeria’s president said Thursday the woman, now 19, would continue her education two years after Boko Haram abducted her from school.
In Belgium, the Reuters photographer Yves Herman recently visited Animatrans, a funeral home that claims to be the first in Belgium designed exclusively for pets.