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Romanian president appoints defense minister as interim PM

Romania's president appointed the country's defense minister Tuesday to temporarily fill the vacancy left by Prime Minister Mihai Tudose's unexpected resignation.President Klaus Iohannis...

Screen-printed paper could pinpoint toxic water in developing world

Screen-printed paper could pinpoint toxic water in developing worldA small square of paper, screen-printed with carbon electrodes, could be used to test water...

48 injured, mostly children, in German school bus accident

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Shivering? That’s for City Folk. For Islanders, Ice Time Is Play Time.

The closest thing to a store is the “trading post” — an open wood shelter...

Japan public TV sends mistaken North Korean missile alert

Interested in North Korea? Add North Korea as an interest to stay up to date on the latest North Korea news, video, and analysis...

Days After Hawaii’s False Missile Alarm, a New One in Japan

The mistake sowed panic, in that a missile launched from North Korea would land in...

Amazon to pop 23% this year to near $800 billion value

Amazon stock will add to its historic run in 2018 thanks to its booming advertising business, according to BMO Capital Markets. The firm raised...

President Trump’s nuclear button boast the ‘spasm of a lunatic’

CLOSE North Korea is continuing its war of words, calling President Trump's nuclear button tweet the 'spasm of a lunatic.' ...

North Korean Orchestra Plans to Perform in South Korea During Winter Olympics

The art troupe would be larger than the previous six that North Korea has sent...

Danish man charged with killing reporter on his submarine

Inventor Peter Madsen was charged Tuesday with killing Swedish journalist Kim Wall during a trip on his private submarine, with prosecutors saying he...

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Short on Space for Migrants, Spain Sent Them to a Town’s New Prison

Labor unions representing prison guards complained that the penitentiary needed qualified guards rather than makeshift...

She Left France to Fight in Syria. Now She Wants to Return. But Can...

European countries, no doubt, would prefer that the fighters never came back, or that they...