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November 21, 2017 - 5:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Customs and Border Protection was caught off-guard by President Donald Trump's travel ban despite being the entity responsible for implementing it, the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general said. In letters sent Monday to members of the Senate, the inspector general'...
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This undated photo provided by the Ohio House of Representatives shows Wes Goodman. Citizens for Community Values, a leading anti-gay marriage organization, was among the Christian conservative groups that knew Goodman, a recently resigned Republican Ohio lawmaker, had extramarital sexual contact with other men. The 33-year-old Goodman resigned last week after having a sexual encounter with a man in his state office. (Ohio House of Representatives via AP)
November 21, 2017 - 5:03 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As Wes Goodman built a political career around values including "committed natural marriage," the 33-year-old Republican was secretly engaging in sexual encounters with men online, via cellphone and, on one significant occasion, in his state office. The office encounter was...
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November 21, 2017 - 2:26 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has beefed up the Vatican's oversight of its diplomatic corps after two recent cases of alleged sexual misconduct and other instances of its ambassadors going off-message from the pope. The Vatican said Tuesday that Francis had created a new section in the...
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Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri, center, leaves his residence, in Paris, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Hariri is leaving for Cairo where the Arab League is holding meetings on regional tensions, and then head home to Beirut to lay out his political position. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
November 21, 2017 - 1:36 pm
CAIRO (AP) — Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri arrived in Egypt on Tuesday and went straight into talks with the Egyptian president who, together with France's leader, is reportedly trying to mediate a way out of the crisis in Lebanon that would involve rolling back Hariri's resignation. Hariri,...
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Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri, center, leaves his residence, in Paris, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Hariri is leaving for Cairo where the Arab League is holding meetings on regional tensions, and then head home to Beirut to lay out his political position. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
November 21, 2017 - 12:50 pm
CAIRO (AP) — Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri arrived in Egypt on Tuesday and went straight into talks with the Egyptian president who, together with France's leader, is reportedly trying to mediate a way out of the crisis in Lebanon that would involve rolling back Hariri's resignation. Hariri,...
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This image taken from TV, shows the interior of a mosque after a deadly attack by a suicide bomber, in Mubi, Adamawa State, Nigeria, Tuesday Nov. 21, 2017. A teenage suicide bomber detonated as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said Tuesday, in one of the region's deadliest attacks in years. (AP Photo)
November 21, 2017 - 8:16 am
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A teenage suicide bomber attacked as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said Tuesday, in one of the region's deadliest assaults in years. Police spokesman Othman Abubakar told The Associated Press...
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Map locates Adamawa state, Nigeria, where a suicide bombing at a mosque killed at least 20 people. SOURCE: Maps4News/HERE. Editor’s Note: It is mandatory to include all sources that accompany this graphic when repurposing or editing it for publication.
November 21, 2017 - 7:06 am
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A teenage suicide bomber detonated as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said Tuesday, in one of the region's deadliest attacks in years. Police spokesman Othman Abubakar told The Associated Press...
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From left, Vatican's spokesman Greg Burke, Secretary General of China Culture Industrial Investment Fund Zhu Jiancheng, and Chinese artist Yan Zhang sit during a press conference at the Vatican, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. The Vatican and China have announced a first-ever exchange of artworks for exhibits in Beijing and the Vatican Museums, as the two states forge ahead with soft diplomacy amid a stalemate in negotiations to heal decades of diplomatic estrangement. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
November 21, 2017 - 6:59 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican and China are planning a first-ever exchange of artworks for exhibits in China and the Vatican Museums, as the two states forge ahead with soft diplomacy amid a stalemate in negotiations to heal decades of diplomatic estrangement. The parallel exhibits announced...
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November 21, 2017 - 6:27 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican and China have announced a first-ever exchange of artworks for exhibits in Beijing and the Vatican Museums, as the two states forge ahead with soft diplomacy amid a stalemate in negotiations to heal decades of diplomatic estrangement. The parallel exhibits, involving...
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Map locates Adamawa state, Nigeria, where a suicide bombing at a mosque killed at least 20 people. SOURCE: Maps4News/HERE. Editor’s Note: It is mandatory to include all sources that accompany this graphic when repurposing or editing it for publication.
November 21, 2017 - 5:06 am
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A teenage suicide bomber detonated as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said Tuesday, in one of the region's deadliest attacks in years. Police spokesman Othman Abubakar told The Associated Press...
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