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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2017, file photo, Houthi Shiite fighters chant slogans as they guard a street leading to the residence of former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, in Sanaa, Yemen. A senior leader from Yemen’s Houthi rebels says that for the sake of peace efforts the group will halt rocket fire into Saudi Arabia, its larger northern neighbor who is leading a U.S.-backed Arab coalition to restore Yemen’s internationally recognized government.  (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed, File)
Yemeni rebels say they will halt rocket fire at Saudi ArabiaYemeni rebel leader says group will halt rocket fire into Saudi Arabia for the sake of peace efforts
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this image taken with a long exposure, the Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, spews hot molten lava from its crater in Antigua, Guatemala, early Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. The Guatemalan emergency agency CONRED asked that at least eight communities evacuate and go to safe areas after the increase in the eruption. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
Evacuations urged near Guatemala's erupting Volcano of FireDisaster coordination authorities have asked 10 communities in Guatemala to evacuate and go to safe areas after an increased eruption of the Volcano of Fire
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, photo, Thai kickboxer Chaichana Saengngern, 10-years old, pose after practicing kicks at a training camp in Bangkok, Thailand. Thai lawmakers recently suggested barring children younger than 12 from competitive boxing, but boxing enthusiasts strongly oppose the change. They say the sport is part of Thai culture and gives poor families the opportunity to raise a champion that will lift their economic circumstances. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
Death of young Thai kickboxer brings focus on dangersThe sight of two preteen boys pummeling each other with fists, elbows, knees and feet as a boisterous crowd shouts wagers is considered good, clean sport in Thailand, but a boy's recent death may bring changes
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Occupy Central leaders, from right, Tanya Chan, Chan Kin Man, Benny Tai, Chu Yiu Ming and Lee Wing Tat shout slogans before entering a court in Hong Kong, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. Nine leaders of the 2014 Hong Kong pro-democracy movement stand trial. The co-founders of the "Occupy Central" campaign - legal Prof. Benny Tai Yiu-Ting, sociology professor Chan Kin-man and retired pastor Chu Yiu-ming - are facing charges related to the planning and implementation of the campaign which became part of the large-scale pro-democracy Umbrella Movement protests which were carried out 79 days between September and December 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Hong Kong starts trial for 9 accused in 2014 Occupy protestsThree leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests in 2014 and six others on trial for their involvement in the demonstrations that paralyzed the financial district for several weeks but failed to win concessions
The Associated Press5 hours ago
An anti-migrant demonstrator is surrounded by the press as she argues with a woman during a protest against the presence of thousands of Central American migrants in Tijuana, Mexico, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. Protesters accused the migrants of being messy, ungrateful and a danger to Tijuana; complained about how the caravan forced its way into Mexico, calling it an "invasion," and voiced worries that their taxes might be spent to care for the group as they wait possibly months to apply for U.S. asylum. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
Tijuana protesters chant 'Out!' at migrants camped in cityHundreds of Tijuana residents protested the thousands of Central American migrants who have arrived via caravan in hopes of a new life in the U.S.
The Associated Press6 hours ago
In this photo released by the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, Nuon Chea, who was the Khmer Rouge's chief ideologist and No. 2 leader, sits in a court room before a hearing at the U.N.-backed war crimes tribunal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. The international tribunal to judge the criminal responsibility of former Khmer Rouge leaders for the deaths of an estimated 1.7 million Cambodians opened its session Friday to deliver its verdicts on charges of genocide and other crimes. (Mark Peters/Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia via AP)
Cambodia says Khmer Rouge tribunal that convicted 3 is doneCambodia has reiterated it intends to end the work of the U.N.-backed tribunal that convicted the last two surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge of genocide and other crimes
The Associated Press7 hours ago
From right: German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Vice President of the German Parliament Bundestag Claudia Roth, France's President Emmanuel Macron, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, the President of Germany's upper house Bundesrat Daniel Guenther and the President of Germany's Federal Constitutional Court Andreas Vosskuhle attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Central Memorial for the Victims of War and Dictatorship in Berlin, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Macron, Merkel seek common approaches to Trump, euroFrench President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, both limping in the polls, are looking for common approaches to Donald Trump and fixing the flaws in the euro currency
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Why 4K Mines Exploded for No Apparent ReasonA new paper says dozens—and by one account about four thousand—US mines detonated during the Vietnam war for a pretty strange reason, Atlas Obscura reports. Published in Space Weather , the paper concludes that a 1972 solar storm triggered the mines: "I was completely taken aback" by the solar...
Newser10 hours ago
Protesters bloc the traffic on on the place de la Concorde to protest fuel taxes in Paris, France, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. France is bracing for a nationwide traffic mess as drivers plan to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes, in a new challenge to embattled President Emmanuel Macron. Placard read, "get upset, lot much taxes, to much suicide, to much homeless people, wake up". (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Scattered tax protests persist in France; injuries up to 409Grassroots protests over hikes in taxes on diesel fuel and gasoline have continued in France, though on a far smaller scale than ones a day earlier that paralyzed traffic around the country
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Salif Keita performs during a concert in Bamako, Mali, early Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. Mali Singer and albino activist Salif Keita has dedicated a benefit concert to a 5-year-old albino girl who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in Mali in May. The concert on Saturday night Nov. 17, 2018, followed a forum on protecting albino people in Africa that Keita assembled. (AP Photo/Mohamed Kodio)
African singer makes persecution of fellow albinos visibleSinger-songwriter and albino activist Salif Keita assembled an international forum on protecting albino people in Africa and dedicated a benefit concert to a 5-year-old albino girl who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in Mali in May
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Minister of Education Naftali Bennett, left, and Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon, center,  attend the weekly cabinet meeting at the prime minister's office in Jerusalem, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. (Abir Sultan/Pool via AP)
Netanyahu takes on defense post amid call for early pollsIsrael's Netanyahu takes on defense minister portfolio, rejecting calls to dissolve his government
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Minister of Education Naftali Bennett, left, and Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon, center,  attend the weekly cabinet meeting at the prime minister's office in Jerusalem, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. (Abir Sultan/Pool via AP)
The Latest: Israeli PM Netanyahu takes over defense ministryIsrael's prime minister says he will also take over as defense minister and is rejecting calls to hold early elections
The Associated Press14 hours ago
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