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Pope Francis and Bartolomew I, Patriarch of Constantinopolis, attend a inter-religious ceremony for peace in the Basilica of Santa Maria in Aracoeli, in Rome Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020 (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
Masked pope, faith leaders pray for peace and pandemic's endA masked Pope Francis has welcomed religious leaders to a socially-distanced interfaith peace prayer
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Reports: Germany issues warrants for Panama Papers lawyersGerman media outlets are reporting the two founders of a Panama-based law firm at the center of a tax haven scandal exposed by the so-called Panama Papers are being sought on international arrest warrants issued by Germany
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE  - In this Jan. 10, 1966 file photo, members of the band, the Spencer Davis Group, from top left: Muff Winwood, Pete York and Steve Winwood and Spencer Davis, foreground. British guitarist and bandleader Spencer Davis, whose eponymous rock group had 1960s hits including “Gimme Some Lovin’” and “I’m a Man,” has died at the age of 81. Davis’ agent, Bob Birk, said Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020 that he died in a hospital while being treated for pneumonia.  (AP Photo, File)
'Gimme Some Lovin' rock star Spencer Davis dead at 81British guitarist and bandleader Spencer Davis, whose eponymous rock group had 1960s hits including “Gimme Some Lovin’” and “I’m a Man,” has died at the age of 81
The Associated Press5 hours ago
In this photo taken Feb. 13, 2010, a Serbian army Gazelle helicopter flies as a MiG 29 fighter passes overhead during exercises at a ceremony marking Statehood Day and Army Day, in Belgrade, Serbia. Serbia is thinking of allowing a Russian Defense Ministry presence in the Balkan country, something that could further strain its relations with the West. Serbia's Defense Ministry said in a statement Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020 that "legal proceedings" have been launched that would allow an agreement between the governments of the two states "on the formation of representation" of the Russian Defense Ministry in Belgrade. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Serbia mulls Russian Defense Ministry presenceSerbia is thinking of allowing the Russian Defense Ministry presence in the Balkan country, something that could further strain its relations with the West
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, a woman walks past the Amnesty International India headquarters in Bangalore, India. The U.N. human rights chief Michelle Bachelet on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, urged India’s government to do more to protect the rights of human rights defenders, who have come under mounting pressure in recent months in the world’s largest democracy. Last month, advocacy group Amnesty International halted its operation in India, citing reprisals by the government and the freezing of its bank accounts by Indian authorities. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi, File)
UN urges India government to better protect rights defendersThe U.N. human rights chief has urged India’s government to do more to protect human rights defenders, who have come under mounting pressure in recent months in the world’s largest democracy
The Associated Press6 hours ago
José Padilla, DJ famed for Ibiza chill-out music, dead at 64José Padilla, a Spanish disc jockey known as the Emperor of Chill for the chill-out music he played at sets in Ibiza, has died
The Associated Press6 hours ago
The stars of the EU flag are seen against the sun at the Europa House in London, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. According to media reports, European Commission vice president Maros Sefcovic has met Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove for talks on the EU-UK trade deal. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
UK's Lords condemns Brexit bill as UK-EU talks stay stalledBritain’s upper house of Parliament has delivered a resounding condemnation of the government’s contentious new Brexit legislation
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE - An undated file picture shows the leader of the National Socialists Adolf Hitler, gesturing during a speech. A prominent European Jewish organization is criticizing a Munich auction house’s decision to sell several of Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler’s handwritten speeches, saying it “defies logic, decency and humanity” to put them on the market(dpa via AP, file)
Jewish group condemns auction of Hitler speeches in GermanyA prominent European Jewish organization is criticizing a Munich auction house’s decision to sell several of Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler’s handwritten speeches, saying it “defies logic, decency and humanity” to put them on the market
The Associated Press7 hours ago
5.6-magnitude earthquake hits Iceland, no injuries reportedA 5.6-magnitude earthquake has hit southwest Iceland, shaking buildings in the capital, Reykjavik
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Greece asks EU countries to halt military exports to TurkeyGreece's foreign minister says he has asked fellow European Union members to halt military exports to Turkey, amid a deepening dispute between Greece and its neighbor over maritime boundaries in the eastern Mediterranean
The Associated Press8 hours ago
In this photo provided by the Azerbaijan's Presidential Press Office onTuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev gestures as he addresses the nation in Baku, Azerbaijan. Armenia and Azerbaijan reported more fighting on Tuesday over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, where clashes have continued for over three weeks despite two attempts at establishing a cease-fire. (Azerbaijani Presidential Press Office via AP)
Nagorno-Karabakh fighting continues despite truce efforts Armenia and Azerbaijan have reported more fighting over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, where clashes have continued for over three weeks despite two attempts at establishing a cease-fire
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Russia's Air Force strategic bombers, Tu-160, center, and Tu-22M3, all others, fly over Red Square during the Victory Day military parade marking the 75th anniversary of the Nazi defeat in WWII, in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, June 24, 2020. The Victory Day parade normally is held on May 9, the nation's most important secular holiday, but this year it was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, Pool)
US, Russia appear set to extend last remaining nuclear pactThe United States and Russia are inching closer to a deal to extend their last remaining arms control pact after U.S. threats to allow the deal to expire early next year
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Albania, Greece take maritime dispute to international courtBalkan neighbors Albania and Greece say they have agreed to refer a dispute over maritime borders in the Ionian Sea to the Netherlands-based International Court of Justice
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson listens, during a coronavirus media briefing in Downing Street, London, Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he is imposing the highest level of coronavirus restrictions on the Greater Manchester region, after days-long negotiations between his government and local leaders who reject the measures broke down with no deal reached. (Leon Neal/Pool Photo via AP)
European nations mixed in their response to virus spikes Countries across Europe are battling coronavirus infection spikes with new lockdowns, curfews, face mask orders and virus tracking smart phone apps
The Associated Press9 hours ago
French lawmakers listen to the national anthem to pay tribute to slain teacher Samuel Paty, Tuesday, Oct.20, 2020 on the steps of the National Assembly in Paris. A memorial march will be held Tuesday evening near Paris in homage to the history teacher who was beheaded last week, while French police said 16 people remain in custody as part of the investigation into the attack. (AP Photo/Lewis Joly)
French militant group, mosque to close after teacher slayingPresident Emmanuel Macron says a domestic militant Islamist group was “directly implicated” in last week’s gruesome street beheading in a Paris suburb of a history teacher who had discussed caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad with his class
The Associated Press10 hours ago
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