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Gustavo Petro, presidential candidate for Colombia Humana, addresses supporters at a theater in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Petro, a former rebel and ex-Bogota mayor, trailed in second place behind former senator Ivan Duque in presidential elections. The two will go to a run-off election on June 17. (AP Photo/Juan Manuel Barrero)
Conservative, leftist head to contentious runoff in ColombiaThe conservative protégé of a powerful former president and a leftist former guerrilla who has galvanized voters with an anti-establishment message appear headed for what promises to be a polarizing run-off election for president in Colombia
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Joshua Holt, who was recently released from a prison in Venezuela, in the Oval Office of the White House, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump says US team in NKorea planning summit with KimTrump says a U.S. team is in North Korea to "make arrangements for the Summit between Kim Jong Un and myself"
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Gustavo Petro, presidential candidate for Colombia Humana, waves before voting in the presidential election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
The Latest: Duque promises steady hand if elected in runoffThe winner of Colombia's first round of presidential voting is promising a steady hand that can deliver faster economic growth while staying clear of "class hatred" and impossible "populist" panaceas
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Italian President Sergio Mattarella addresses the media after meeting Italy's premier-designate Giuseppe Conte in Rome, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Italian President Sergio Mattarella said he refused to approve populist leaders' choice of an economy minister who has expressed anti-euro views because the appointment would have "alarmed markets and investors, Italians and foreigners." Mattarella spoke to reporters Sunday night after Premier-Designate Giuseppe Conte announced that he didn't succeed in forming what would have been Western Europe's first populist government. (Fabio Frustaci/ANSA via AP)
Power eludes Italy's populists, angry over president's vetoItaly's president has vetoed a euro-skeptic choice for economy minister, foiling a populist bid to form a government.
The Associated Press7 hours ago
'Ivan the Terrible' Painting Viciously Attacked—But Why?Maybe it was the vodka—or the crazy in Ivan the Terrible's eyes. Whatever, a drunk Russian has assaulted one of his of his country's most famous paintings, Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan on November 16, 1581 , reports the Guardian . The government released video of the 37-year-old saying...
Newser8 hours ago
Ebola cases reported in Congo
1 new Ebola death confirmed in Congo, bringing total to 12Congo's health ministry says there has been another death of a confirmed case of Ebola, bringing the number of fatalities to 12
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Five-Star Movement (M5S) leader Luigi Di Maio, buys pizza in Rome, Italy, Saturday, May 26, 2018 (Claudio Peri/ANSA via AP)
The Latest: Italy: President nixed Cabinet pick over marketsItalian President Sergio Mattarella said he refused to approve populist leaders' choice of an economy minister who has expressed anti-euro views because the appointment would have "alarmed markets and investors, Italians and foreigners."
The Associated Press10 hours ago
France's Macron to host Libya summit pushing for electionsFrance is set to host a U.N.-sponsored conference on Libya aimed at securing elections in the North African country and commitments to a joint political roadmap from its warring factions
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Disabled people and their parents leave the Polish parliament in Warsaw, Poland, Sunday, May 27, 2018.  A group of parents who occupied part of the Polish parliament with their disabled children abandoned their protest of state assistance payments Sunday after more than a month. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Poland: Parents, disabled children end parliament protestA group of parents who have occupied part of the Polish parliament with their disabled children are abandoning their protest of state assistance payments after more than a month
The Associated Press11 hours ago
'Trump's Son Should Be Concerned' by Wiretap Request"Mr. Trump's son should be concerned." That's the word from Spanish investigator José Grinda, who says the FBI recently obtained wiretaps involving two Russians—oligarch Alexander Torshin and convicted money launderer Alexander Romanov—from Spanish police, Yahoo News reports. Seems the wiretaps led to a brief meeting between Torshin and...
Newser12 hours ago
U.S. Marines salute as they participate in a commemoration at the American Marine Memorial in Belleau Wood prior to a service at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, France, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
US Marines' bravery celebrated 100 years after French battleHigh-ranking military officials from the U.S., France and Germany took part in Memorial Day ceremonies at an American cemetery in northern France on Sunday to mark the centennial of the battle of Belleau Wood, a key moment in Marine Corps history
The Associated Press13 hours ago
South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during a press conference at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, May 27, 2018. President Moon said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un remains committed to holding a summit with President Donald Trump and to the "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula." (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
S. Korea: Kim commits to summit with Trump, denuclearizationS. Korea's president says N. Korean leader Kim committed to summit with President Trump and complete denuclearization
The Associated Press13 hours ago
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