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French court to rule on claim over 1994 ferry disaster

A Paris court is set to adjudicate on a compensation claim related to the 1994 sinking of an Estonian ferry, which remains one Europe's deadliest maritime disasters

DATE: July 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Records: Trump spoke with aides about squashing news stories

Court records show that in the days leading up to the 2016 election, President Donald Trump spoke with aides rushing to squash stories about alleged affairs he had with women

DATE: July 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Ugandan singer Bobi Wine says he will run for president

Bobi Wine, Uganda's pop star-turned-opposition leader, says he will challenge longtime President Yoweri Museveni in polls set for 2021

DATE: July 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

New tally flips results of Queens DA race, forcing recount

A tally of paper ballots has reversed the initial results in the closely watched Democratic primary for Queens district attorney, forcing an automatic recount in a race that embodies the national fight between left-wing and moderate Democrats

DATE: July 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Oregon state senator who threatened police faces complaint

A formal complaint has been filed against an Oregon Republican state senator who drew criticism for threatening state police amid a GOP walkout over climate legislation

DATE: June 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

French doctors allowed to withhold life support for patient

France's highest court has given doctors permission to restart procedures to stop feeding and hydrating a man, who has been in a vegetative state following a car accident 11 years ago.

DATE: June 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Pentagon releases IDs of 2 soldiers killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon has announced the identities of two soldiers killed in combat in Afghanistan

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

European, US diplomats meet in Paris for Iran talks

The U.S. special envoy for Iran Brian Hook meets Thursday in Paris with French, German and British top diplomats for key talks on the Persian Gulf crisis, as European powers are trying to save the 2015 nuclear deal

DATE: June 27, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

UN says thousands flee Congo violence, seek asylum in Uganda

The United Nations refugee agency says about 7,500 Congolese refugees fleeing violence have arrived in Uganda since the beginning of June

DATE: June 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Ethiopian leader sobs at service for murdered military chief

Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed sobbed openly at a service Tuesday for the military chief who was assassinated by his own bodyguard over the weekend

DATE: June 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

France looks at assisted reproduction for lesbian couples

The French government is drafting legislation to give single women and lesbian couples access to assisted reproduction in France instead of having to seek it abroad

DATE: June 23, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Ethiopia leader says coup attempt thwarted in regional state

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed says his government has foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, Addis Ababa

DATE: June 23, 2019 | CATEGORY: Associated press

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