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Scarce rain, leaky pipes combining to dry up much of ItalyScarce rain and leaky aqueducts are hurting farmers in much of Italy and putting Romans at risk for water rationing
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
FILE- In this file photo dated May 13, 2013, BBC TV journalist and presenter Victoria Derbyshire poses for photographers in London.   Several prominent women at the BBC, including Derbyshire have written an open letter Sunday July 23, 2017,  to BBC Director-General Tony Hall saying documents released last week confirmed that "women at the BBC are being paid less than men for the same work."  and said they want the broadcaster's gender pay gap to be resolved now rather than in several years. (Yui Mok/PA File via AP)
BBC women want wide gender pay gap fixed now, not in 3 yearsSome of the leading female figures at the BBC are banding together to demand that the broadcaster's embarrassing gender pay gap be resolved immediately rather than in several years, the timetable offered by top management
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Fire in south Croatia triggers explosions of war minesEmergency officials say a fire that has spread to southern Croatia from neighboring Montenegro has triggered 34 explosions, probably of the mines left over from the 1990s' war
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his termRussia ambassador to the United States, a prominent figure in the controversy over Russia's possible involvement in the presidential election, has ended his assignment
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Spanish minister revises 2017 growth forecast to 3.2 percentSpain's economic minister says the economy is doing better than the government expected as it continues to rebound strongly from recession
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Anti-government protesters raise candles and wave flags, as they gather in front of the Supreme Court in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, July 22, 2017. Protests have broken out across Poland over plans by the populist ruling party Law and Justice to put the Supreme Court and the rest of the judicial system under the party's political control. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
German justice minister open for EU sanctions against PolandGerman Justice Minister Heiko Maas is welcoming possible measures by the European Union regarding sanctions against Poland because of the country's controversial judicial reforms
The Associated Press3 hours ago
12 US paratroopers hospitalized after night jump in RomaniaOfficials say 12 U.S paratroopers have been hospitalized after they sustained minor injuries during a nighttime parachute jump
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Albania opposition party re-elects Lulzim Basha as leaderAlbania's main opposition Democratic party has re-elected Lulzim Basha as its leader despite the major loss in the last general election
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Anti-government protesters raise candles and a placard reading "Constitution", as they gather in front of the Supreme Court in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, July 22, 2017. Protests have broken out across Poland over plans by the populist ruling party Law and Justice to put the Supreme Court and the rest of the judicial system under the party's political control. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
Protests across Poland over law to control judiciaryOutrage over plans by Poland's governing party to put the judicial system under its political control has sparked another day of nationwide protests
The Associated Press16 hours ago
A giant Polish national flag is spread in front of anti-government protesters raising placards reading : Constitution, as they gather in front of the presidential palace in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, July 22, 2017. Protests have broken out across Poland over plans by the populist ruling party Law and Justice to put the Supreme Court and the rest of the judicial system under the party's political control. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
The Latest: Anti-govt protesters march in Polish citiesThousands of government opponents are gathering in Warsaw, Krakow and other cities across Poland to urge President Andrzej Duda to reject legislation that would give the ruling party control of the Supreme Court and the judiciary
The Associated Press19 hours ago
The market place of  Pulsnitz photographed on Saturday, July 22, 2017. A German girl, who ran away from home shortly after converting to Islam, has been found in Iraq, prosecutors said Saturday. The 16-year-old teenager, only identified as Linda W.  is getting consular assistance from the German Embassy in Iraq, said prosecutor Lorenz Haase from the eastern German city of Dresden. Haase wouldn't confirm media reports that the teenager from Pulsnitz in eastern Germany had been fighting for the Islamic State group in Mosul. (Sebastian Willnow/dpa via AP)
German runaway girl who converted to Islam is found in IraqGerman and Iraqi officials say a German girl who ran away from home after converting to Islam has been found in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul in good health.
The Associated Press21 hours ago
The market place in Pulsnitz near Dresden photographed on Saturday, July 22, 2017.  A German girl, who ran away from home shortly after converting to Islam, has been found in Iraq, prosecutors said Saturday. The 16-year-old teenager, only identified as Linda W. is getting consular assistance from the German Embassy in Iraq, said prosecutor Lorenz Haase from the eastern German city of Dresden. Haase wouldn't confirm media reports that the teenager from Pulsnitz in eastern Germany had been fighting for the Islamic State group in Mosul. (Sebastian Willnow/dpa via AP)
The Latest: German girl found in Mosul is in good healthIraqi intelligence and investigative officials say a German teenager who was found in Iraq after running away from home after converting to Islam a year ago is in good health
The Associated Press21 hours ago
AP PHOTOS: Portraits of an icebreaker crew, researchersAP PHOTOS: Crew of 21, veteran captain, ice navigator sailing icebreaking ship through Northwest Passage with Associated Press team and international researchers exploring climate change impacts on Arctic marine life and wildlife
The Associated Press23 hours ago
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban delivers his speech at the 28th Balvanyos Summer University and Students' Camp in Baile Tusnad, Transylvania, Romania, Saturday, July 22, 2017. At left President of the Hungarian National Council of Transylvania Laszlo Tokes looks on. (Nandor Veres/MTI via AP)
Hungary's leader: EU and Soros seek to "Muslimize" EuropeHungary's radically anti-migration prime minister says European Union leaders and Hungarian-American billionaire George Soros seek a "new, mixed, Muslimized Europe"
The Associated Press1 day ago
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel speaks during a news conference in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, July 20, 2017. Gabriel said his country will revise its travel advice for Turkey following the jailing of a German human rights activist who has no ties to the country. (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP)
Germany reaches out to Turkish-rooted citizens over crisisGermany's foreign minister has tried to reach out to the country's Turkish-rooted citizens, saying the crisis between both countries isn't directed against them
The Associated Press1 day ago
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