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Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria after rocket attack

JERUSALEM — The Israeli military on Wednesday said it struck dozens of Iranian targets in Syria, carrying out a “wide-scale” strike in response to...

Two U.S. service members killed in helicopter crash in Afghanistan

Two U.S. service members were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan on Wednesday, the military said. U.S. Forces Afghanistan said preliminary reports do not...

Asylum-seekers wait in Mexico as Trump admin. touts drop in border apprehensions

MATAMOROS, Mexico — The stench is overpowering. During the day, it seems to bake on the squalid concrete. At dawn, it seeps into the...

Russia perfected its cyberwarfare in Ukraine — America could pay the price

Russia has been practicing cyberwar in a real-life test lab — Ukraine. Andy Greenberg, author of 'Sandworm', recounts how Russia went from repeatedly shutting...

Sweden drops rape investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

Swedish prosecutors on Tuesday announced they were dropping a rape investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after a review of the evidence. While the complainant's...

Saudi journalists, who say they were outed as gay, held in Australian asylum center

DUBAI - Two Saudi male journalists, who say the authorities revealed their romantic relationship in retaliation for contacts one of them had with foreign...

Taliban releases 2 kidnapped American University of Afghanistan professors

WASHINGTON — The Taliban has freed two Western hostages, American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks, after holding them in captivity for more than...

6 arrested in death of U.S. teacher in Dominican Republic

Police in the Dominican Republic have arrested six people in connection with the death of American teacher Patricia Ann Anton, who was found strangled...

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