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Greece to change election law, abandon proportional system

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's parliament is set to approve a proposal by the country's center-right government to abolish an election system based on...

Polish parliament OKs law allowing gov’t to punish judges

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's lawmakers gave their final approval Thursday to legislation that will allow politicians to fire judges who criticize their decisions,...

Russian lawmakers OK Putin’s constitutional proposals

MOSCOW (AP) - Russian lawmakers on Thursday quickly gave preliminary approval to a slew of constitutional changes widely seen as an attempt by President...

High hopes: US, EU and UK all aim for trade deals...

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) - The United States, the European Union and what will soon be post-Brexit Britain have all raised the prospect of concluding...

Putin’s constitutional proposals OK’d in first Duma reading

MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's parliament has approved a package of constitutional amendments in a first reading Thursday, in a move widely seen as an...

Trump suggests he may be open to entitlement cuts in future

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump appeared to suggest in a television interview Wednesday that he’s willing to consider entitlement cuts in the future,...

Federal government backs Ohio on Down syndrome abortion law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The federal government took Ohio's side Tuesday in a lawsuit over a state law prohibiting doctors from performing abortions based...

Federal government backs Ohio on Down syndrome abortion law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The federal government took Ohio's side Tuesday in a lawsuit over the state law prohibiting doctors from performing abortions based...

France delays digital tax, US suspends retaliatory tariffs

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) - France's finance minister says his country will delay its digital tax and U.S. will hold off retaliatory sanctions.Bruno Le Maire...

The Latest: Trump tells Thunberg to put her focus elsewhere

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) - The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):1:55 p.m.President Donald Trump says 17-year-old environmental activist...