Trek To Castro’s Final Resting Spot Traces Revolution’s Past

HAVANA (AP) — After his band of bearded rebels won power in 1959, Fidel Castro embarked on a victory tour

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Fidel Castro, Who Defied US For 50 Years, Dies At 90 In Cuba

HAVANA (AP) — Fidel Castro, who led his bearded rebels to victorious revolution in 1959, embraced Soviet-style communism and defied

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Once A Child Bride, Syrian Refugee Is Now Sole Provider

BEIRUT (AP) — For the first few weeks of her job recycling garbage, Haela Kalawi often went home crying. It

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Iraqi Forces Dig In As Mosul Battle Rages

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi troops on Sunday fortified their positions in Mosul neighborhoods retaken from the Islamic State group

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Woman Party Boss, Rare In Arab World, Cracks Glass Ceiling

CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — The polls have just closed. In a room decorated with posters and leftist slogans, Nabila Mounib

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France Marks Paris Attacks Anniversary With Somber Silence

PARIS (AP) — France marked the anniversary of Islamic extremists’ coordinated attacks on Paris with a somber silence on Sunday

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Trump’s Election Boosts Kremlin Hopes For Better Relations

MOSCOW (AP) — In careful phrasing befitting the spy he once was, Vladimir Putin has made it clear he expects

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Killings Spark Reckoning Over Status Of Arab Women In Israel

LOD, Israel (AP) — After years of abuse and death threats, Duaa Abu-Sharkh had finally divorced her husband, agreeing even

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Syrian Kurds Begin Campaign To Oust Islamic State From Raqqa

BEIRUT (AP) — Kurdish-led Syrian forces began an offensive Sunday to liberate the Islamic State group’s de facto capital of

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Paris Climate Change Deal Becomes International Law

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Paris Agreement to combat climate change became international law on Friday – a landmark deal

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Iraqi Forces Consolidate Their Gains In Eastern Mosul

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi special forces mopping up in territory seized in eastern Mosul killed eight Islamic State militants

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US Companies See Grim Outlook In Cuba Despite Obama Opening

HAVANA (AP) — For a while Saul Berenthal and Horace Clemmons were the seventy-something poster boys of U.S.-Cuba detente. The

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