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Putin says opposition protesters must abide by law

HELSINKI (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned opposition protesters that they must abide by the law or face the consequences.Speaking after Wednesday's...

Hong Kong protesters mark brutal mob attack with sit-in

HONG KONG (AP) - Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters have held a sit-in at a suburban train station to mark a month since a...

At least 2,300 detained in locked-down Indian-ruled Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India (AP) - At least 2,300 people, mostly young men, have been detained in Indian-administered Kashmir during a security lockdown and communications blackout...

O’Rourke on historical racist attacks: US as divided as ever

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke this week visited sites in Tulsa and Oklahoma City that were targeted by violence, and...

Police, protesters fill French beach resorts for G-7 summit

BIARRITZ, France (AP) - Thousands of French police are setting up checkpoints and combing Atlantic beaches to secure the southwestern coast for the world...

Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong Kong protests

WASHINGTON (AP) - Twitter said it has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were part of a Chinese government influence campaign targeting...

German FM ‘grateful’ for Swedish teen’s climate activism

BERLIN (AP) - Germany's foreign minister says he's "grateful" for Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg's climate protests.Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Tuesday - one year...

Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong Kong protests

WASHINGTON (AP) - Twitter said Monday it has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were part of a Chinese government influence campaign...

Hong Kong’s leader vows to narrow rifts, but no specifics

HONG KONG (AP) - Facing pressure to end months of antigovernment protests, Hong Kong's leader pledged Tuesday to open up dialogue with city residents...

Hong Kong leader promises dialogue to help end protests

HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong's leader says she's setting up a "communication platform" to resolve differences in the city after months of anti-government...