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BBC Mundo's Natalio Cosoy reports from Colombia on the indigenous groups which are discussing whether to abandon the practice of female genital mutilation.
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US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with NATO members next week in Brussels, officials said Friday, as alliance diplomats worked to nail down the date.
Emmanuel Macron is set to win the first round of the French general election in four weeks time, BVA pollsters said, becoming the latest survey team to put the independent centrist ahead of far-righ
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The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International said that Canada’s national defense research agency would collaborate with a technology firm and university to co-develop a vision-based navi
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to Turkey and then to the NATO headquarters in Brussels aiming to quell a controversy caused by the announcement that he would not attend a meeting of
Pope Francis visits Milan Saturday where he will meet families on a housing estate, nap in a prison and hold a mass for hundreds of thousands of believers in nearby Monza.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Police arrested a 56-year-old man who works for the state Friday on suspicion that he killed two adults and two children in a quiet Northern California neighbourhood. Authorities
Just 24-hours earlier, Premier Beata Szydlo had warned that Poland might not sign the summit declaration "if there's no consensus" and if issues it deems crucial are left out.
European Union leaders will renew their vows on the 60th anniversary of the troubled bloc`s founding treaties Saturday at a special summit in Rome designed to show unity despite Britain`s looming di
Emmanuel Macron is set to win the first round of the French general election in four weeks time, BVA pollsters said, becoming the latest survey team to put the independent centrist ahead of far-right
US President Donald Trump suffers a major setback as his healthcare bill is withdrawn from Congress.
Israel`s arrest of a Jewish teenager accused of masterminding dozens of anti-Semitic threats could encourage racism and ease pressure on US President Donald Trump to tackle anti-Semitism, Jewish grou
South Korea`s sunken Sewol ferry has been successfully hauled onto a giant heavy lifting ship, officials said Saturday, a step towards returning the vessel to port.
"After seven horrible years of ObamaCare (skyrocketing premiums & deductibles, bad healthcare), this is finally your chance for a great plan!," Trump tweeted Friday morning on a critical day for his
PARIS (Reuters) - Emmanuel Macron is set to win the first round of the French general election in four weeks time, BVA pollsters said, becoming the latest survey team to put the independent centrist a
Two more people arrested following the deadly Wednesday terror act in London have been released, one of them on bail, the Metropolitan Police announced in a statement
Donald Trump’s first major legislative push to eliminate and replace the current health-care legislation ran off road Friday, striking a blow his you
CALGARY - A Calgary man who was found guilty along with his wife of murder in the death of their diabetic teenage son has joined her in filing an appeal of his conviction. Emil and Rodica Radita of C
WASHINGTON — In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal "Obamacare" off the House floor Friday when it beca
ATLANTA (AP) — A small plane crashed into a suburban Atlanta neighborhood Friday evening, killing the pilot and setting a house ablaze, officials said. The Cessna Citation I crashed about 7:20 p.m. a
CHICAGO (AP) — The 15-year-old Chicago girl who authorities say was raped while around 40 people viewed it live on Facebook has been relocated with her family. The Chicago Sun-Times reports (http://b
The competing views of California Reps. Devin Nunes and Adam Schiff were just the latest sign that pledges that Congress could undertake an independent investigation into Russian election meddling th
BOAO, China (Reuters) - Major countries should bolster mutual trust and respect, and stick to dialogue to settle disputes, China's Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli said at the opening of the Boao Forum for As
On Tuesday, Khalid Masood ate a takeout kebab for dinner and spent his last night alive alone in a small, budget hotel in an English seaside town. In the morning he checked out, drove to London and we
A judge rules the 18-year-old can stay in US as he faces political persecution in Singapore.
The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the bomb blast at a police outpost near Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport intersection here
Jailed Philippine Senator Leila de Lima says she's a political prisoner. President Rodrigo Duterte says she's a drug trafficker. CBC's Adrienne Arsen
Lecturers at Njala University have been on strike since October, the beginning of the academic year, over unpaid wages and pensions, triggering protests there and in three other cities on Thursday.
A senior Hamas official identified as Mazen Faqha was killed in the Gaza Strip
Amid a worsening economic crisis, President Maduro of Venezuela asks the United Nations for help.
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — An affluent suburban Kansas City woman with a history of shoplifting was sentenced Friday to a year and seven months in prison for her thefts of tens of thousands dollars of items
VANCOUVER - The British Columbia Liberal Party says it has found 43 so-called indirect donations worth almost $93,000, which it plans to reimburse. The RCMP is already investigating possible violatio
How illegal diamond mining is threatening the way of life of the Cinta Larga indigenous group in Brazil.
An astrologer in South Africa is fighting to get "magic" mushrooms legalised for use in spiritual ceremonies.

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