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Senate votes to recommend US stop aiding Saudi Arabia in Yemen war in fallout over journalist Jamal Khashoggi death

Dec 13, 2018

Senate votes to recommend US stop aiding Saudi Arabia in Yemen war in fallout over journalist Jamal Khashoggi death

Venezuela's El Nacional newspaper to cease print edition

Dec 13, 2018

Venezuela's last nationally circulated, opposition newspaper will stop publishing its print edition amid unrelenting government pressure and paper shortages, editors said Thursday

Trump argues he 'never directed' longtime fixer to break law

Dec 13, 2018

President Donald Trump is contending he "never directed" longtime lawyer Michael Cohen to break the law, after Cohen was sentenced to prison time for crimes including arranging hush money payments to conceal Trump's alleged affairs

Betting ads cut from UK sports broadcasts, still in stadiums

Dec 13, 2018

Some advertising for bookmakers will disappear from live broadcasts of sports in Britain beginning next summer

EU agency: Cocaine dealers' technology use complicates busts

Dec 13, 2018

The European Union agency that monitors drug abuse says cocaine dealers are increasingly using social media and encrypted communications to do business, making it harder for authorities to crack down on the trade

Veteran investigative journalist Ron Nixon joins AP

Dec 13, 2018

Ron Nixon, an acclaimed reporter, editor and data journalist, will join The Associated Press as its international investigations editor

EU court upholds German public broadcasting fee system

Dec 13, 2018

The European Union's highest court has ruled that a fee all German households have to pay to finance the country's public broadcasters complies with EU law

State media: Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkish capital Ankara

Dec 13, 2018

State media: Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkish capital Ankara

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Dec 13, 2018

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the U.S. and abroad

5 charged with running massive movie piracy ring

Dec 12, 2018

A Los Angeles federal grand jury has indicted five men who allegedly ran a piracy ring that offered hundreds of stolen movies and TV shows online, including "Fifty Shades of Grey," "Godzilla" and "The Walking Dead."

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