• SKorea president impeachment ruins legacy of dictator father

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Park Geun-hye could always rely on one unwavering gift throughout a political career that saw a triumphant return as South Korea's first female president to the palatial Blue House where she'd lived as a girl: She always enjoyed the reflected devotion, some might say worship, that half the country felt for her late dictator father...

  • Greece ferry strike hits island supplies

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Ferry workers in Greece have extended a nationwide strike into the weekend, hitting supplies to the country's islands...

  • Dutch court: Populist lawmaker Wilders guilty of hate speech

    AMSTERDAM (AP) — A Dutch court convicted populist anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders of hate speech Friday at the end of a trial he branded a politically motivated "charade" that endangered freedom of speech...

  • Report: UK Brexit chief not interested in transitional deal

    LONDON (AP) — British Brexit Secretary David Davis told London financial-sector bosses that he is "not really interested" in seeking a transitional deal with the European Union to soften the process of the U.K.'s exit from the bloc, the Financial Times reported Friday...

  • South Korean president is impeached in stunning fall

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean lawmakers on Friday impeached President Park Geun-hye, a stunning and swift fall for the country's first female leader amid protests that drew millions into the streets in united fury...

  • Syrian troops shell crumbling rebel enclave in Aleppo

    BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian troops and allied forces shelled besieged districts of eastern Aleppo Friday, pressing ahead with a massive onslaught to seize remaining parts of the crumbling enclave that had been controlled by rebels since 2012...


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