A 40-year-old Palestinian hit by Israeli fire during protests in the Gaza Strip died of his wounds on Saturday, taking the previous day's death toll to three, the territory's Health Ministry said.
Ministry: Gaza protest toll rises to three
Guatemala’s attorney general and the UN-backed International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG) moved on Friday to lift President Jimmy Morales’ immunity so he can be investigated for alleged illicit campaign financing.
Prosecutors again attempt to strip Guatemala's president of immunity
Tens of thousands of protesters rallied against the ruling Social Democrat (PSD) government on Friday in cities across Romania and the capital Bucharest where riot police fired tear gas into the crowd and hundreds needed medical attention.
Anti-government protest in Romania turns violent
Afghan officials said security forces were in control of the eastern city of Ghazni on Saturday, more than a day after Taliban terrorists launched a major onslaught on the provincial capital and as reinforcements continued a clearance operation targeting the terrorists.
Officials: Afghan forces in control of Ghazni
Dozens of children, many younger than 15, were killed in a Saudi-led coalition airstrike that hit a school bus in northern Yemen on Thursday, drawing condemnations from the United Nations and international agencies.
Saudi-led strike kills 50, mostly children on school field trip in Yemen
Several NFL players protested during the US national anthem before preseason games.
NFL players continue protests during US anthem
Hundreds of firefighters were building barriers and constructing containment lines early on Friday to slow an approaching wildfire threatening to torch thousands of homes in a lakeside community southeast of Los Angeles.
Aggressive wildfire threatens thousands of homes in California
The death toll from a huge 6.9 magnitude earthquake in Indonesia’s Lombok island climbed to more than 320, officials said on Friday, even as relief efforts picked up pace.
Death toll from Indonesia quake climbs
Heavily armed Taliban terrorists attacked the strategic central Afghan city of Ghazni on Friday, burning police checkpoints and seizing control of parts of the center before being driven back, officials said.
Taliban storm Ghazni; Afghan forces beat terrorists back
Iranian Deputy Chief of Staff of the President for Political Affairs Majid Takht-Ravanchi said he doesn’t see “any reason” for talks between the Iranian and American presidents at the next United Nations General Assembly.
Takht-Ravanchi: No reason for Rouhani-Trump talks at UNGA

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