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Debate over migrants divides EU; Mini-summit seeks solutions

BRUSSELS — With another migrant rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean and both Italy and Malta again refusing to let it dock, European Union leaders will try to find common ground for tackling a growing political crisis that is threatening to und
Zimbabwe leader calls assassination attempt 'cowardly act'

Zimbabwe leader calls assassination attempt 'cowardly act'

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe's president was unscathed Saturday by an explosion at a campaign rally that state media called an attempt to assassinate him, later visiting his two injured vice-presidents and declaring the "cowardly act" will not disrupt
As driving ban lifts, Saudi women in crosshairs of change

As driving ban lifts, Saudi women in crosshairs of change

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Outside a sprawling mall in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, young single men and women walk through an open-air exhibit where Saudi women and traffic police explain the ins and outs of handling a car.
Pro-EU protesters march in London, demand new vote on Brexit

Pro-EU protesters march in London, demand new vote on Brexit

LONDON — Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters marched Saturday in London to demand a new referendum on leaving the European Union, as a divided Britain marked the second anniversary of its vote to quit the bloc.
Israelis, Palestinians await William's inaugural royal visit

Israelis, Palestinians await William's inaugural royal visit

JERUSALEM — Prince William is set to arrive in Israel and the Palestinian territories this week for the first official visit of a member of the British royal family, ending the monarchy's decades-long mostly hands-off approach to one of the world's m
Vatican convicts ex-diplomat of child porn distribution

Vatican convicts ex-diplomat of child porn distribution

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican tribunal on Saturday convicted a former Holy See diplomat and sentenced him to five years in prison for possessing and distributing child pornography in the first such trial of its kind inside the Vatican.
Popular hashtags take sides on Egypt president's leadership

Popular hashtags take sides on Egypt president's leadership

CAIRO — Tens of thousands of Egyptians have set social media alight with tweets on opposing hashtags, one calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to resign and another praising his leadership.
Trump tries to change focus of border debate

Trump tries to change focus of border debate

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump tried to cast doubt Friday on wrenching tales of migrant children separated from their families at the border, dismissing " phoney stories of sadness and grief" while asserting the real victims of the nation's immi
Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

WASHINGTON — Police generally need a warrant to look at records that reveal where cellphone users have been, the Supreme Court ruled Friday in a big victory for privacy interests in the digital age.
Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was distracted

Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was distracted

PHOENIX — The human backup driver in an autonomous Uber SUV was streaming the television show "The Voice" on her phone and looking downward just before fatally striking a pedestrian in suburban Phoenix, according to a police report.