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Sunday, April 22, 2018

A Facebook message that sparked hope

Steve Hartman visited Africa to investigate the story of how a suspicious Facebook message actually led to a friendship, and a publishing business...

Why French globalist Macron is befriending nationalist Trump

Of everything Emmanuel Macron has accomplished in nearly a year as France's president, the most important may be his tough-love friendship with Donald...

Macron Takes a Risk in Courting Trump, but Has Little to Show for It

And the verdict on the French president’s subtle calculus toward Mr. Trump is distinctly mixed....

Gun salute to celebrate Queen Elizabeth’s 92nd birthday

Special gun salutes were staged close to London's iconic Tower Bridge and in Hyde Park on Saturday to mark Queen Elizabeth II's 92nd...

High-rise tower in Dubai catches fire

A fire broke out Sunday at a prominent skyscraper in Dubai, sending smoke billowing from its roof and those inside fleeing into the...

Suicide bomber strikes voter registration center, kills 31 in Afghan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan -- A suicide bomber struck a voter registration center in the Afghan capital...

There Are No Chickens on Chicken Street. Now There Are No Customers Either.

“They’re fakes,” the shopkeeper cheerfully explained. “But real brass.”Almost anything can be found carved from...

World News of the Week

A French Honor Not Always for the Honorable; Assad Returns His

Philippe Pétain received the award for his service as France’s military leader in World War...

Mexico’s Slim worried by leftist candidate opposing airport

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim said Monday that he would be concerned if leftist presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador wins and cancels the...

US pastor faces terror charges in fraught trial in Turkey

An American pastor imprisoned in Turkey is going on trial for alleged terror ties and spying in a case that has increased tensions...