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Man jailed after hitting Muslim teen with bacon

LONDON -- A British man has been jailed after hitting a Muslim teen with a slab of bacon after hurling insults at her and her mother. Alex Chivers was sentenced at a London court on Thursday to six ...

Updated : 2017.06.30 20:31

Recent high school graduate fatally shot in road rage crash

Authorities say a recent Pennsylvania high school graduate was shot in the head and killed in a road rage incident. The Chester County District Attorney's office says 18-year-old Bianca Roberson was...

Updated : 2017.06.30 20:30

US ban on travelers from six mainly Muslim countries takes effect

WASHINGTON -- US President Donald Trump’s ban on refugees and travelers from six mainly Muslim countries went into effect late Thursday, after a Supreme Court decision allowed it to go forward follo...

Updated : 2017.06.30 14:28

Europeans line up behind Paris accord, free trade before G-20

BERLIN -- European leaders said Thursday they are ready to defend the Paris climate accord and free trade when they face President Donald Trump at the Group of 20 summit. German Chancellor Angela Mer...

Updated : 2017.06.30 14:25

Trump slammed over ‘facelift’ outburst against TV host

WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump unleashed a brutal personal attack Thursday on respected female television host Mika Brzezinski, sparking an instant backlash, in the latest stunning salvo in the president...

Updated : 2017.06.30 14:22

Massive military parade for Xi as Hong Kong activists freed

HONG KONG -- Tanks, missile launchers and chanting troops greeted President Xi Jinping in a potent display of Chinese military might Friday as part of his landmark visit to politically divided Hong K...

Updated : 2017.06.30 14:21

Ransomware cyberattack goes global

A new cyberattack similar to WannaCry reached parts of Asia after hitting businesses, port operators and government systems in Europe, US and South America. A terminal operated by A.P. Moller-Maersk...

Updated : 2017.06.28 21:26

[Graphic News] Record high of 65.6 million people displaced worldwide: UN

Devastating conflicts, violence and persecution in places like Syria and South Sudan led to a record high of 65.6 million people uprooted from their homes at the end of 2016, the UN said Monday. The...

Updated : 2017.06.28 18:08

[Newsmaker] New cyberattack wallops Europe, spreads slowly in US

A new and highly virulent outbreak of data-scrambling software -- apparently sown in Ukraine -- caused disruption across the world Tuesday. Following a similar attack in May, the fresh cyber assault ...

Updated : 2017.06.28 16:41

Subway train derails, scaring passengers and injuring dozens

NEW YORK (AP) -- A subway train derailed Tuesday as it entered a station, tossing people to the floor, forcing hundreds of shaken-up passengers to evacuate through darkened tunnels and delivering ano...

Updated : 2017.06.28 11:26

US lists China among worst human trafficking offenders

WASHINGTON (AFP) -- President Donald Trump’s administration hit China on Tuesday over its rights record, listing the country alongside Sudan and North Korea on a list of the world’s worst human tra...

Updated : 2017.06.28 09:45

Meet the new last word in English: zyzzyva

Eating a tasty meal with chana dal or doenjang washed down with a gin daisy could well foster a nice feeling of hygge. Just hope you don't find any zyzzyva on your plate. If you need to look up any ...

Updated : 2017.06.27 22:00

EU fines Google a record 2.4 billion euros in antitrust case

The European Union slapped a record 2.42 billion-euro ($2.72 billion) fine on internet giant Google on Tuesday for taking advantage of its dominance in online searches to direct customers to its own ...

Updated : 2017.06.27 21:55

US partially reinstating travel ban 'regrettable': Iran FM

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif condemned on Tuesday the US Supreme Court's decision to partially reinstate President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban targeting citizens from six ...

Updated : 2017.06.27 21:41

US to name China one of worst countries for human trafficking

WASHINGTON, June 26 (Yonhap) -- The United States will name China one of the worst countries for human trafficking in an annual report set to be released this week, a news report said Monday, after P...

Updated : 2017.06.27 09:54