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GUATEMALA CITY (AP):Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina resigned in the face of a corruption scandal that has brought his government to the brink, and arrived at court yesterday morning to hear the charges against him.Spokesman Jorge Ortega said...

WASHINGTON (AP):President Barack Obama secured a landmark foreign-policy victory yesterday as Democrats amassed enough votes to ensure that the Iran nuclear deal survives in Congress despite ferocious opposition from Republicans and Israel's...

WASHINGTON, (AP):Almost 12,000 students are asking the federal government to discharge their college loan debt, asserting that their school either closed or lied to them about job prospects, according to government data released Thursday. Already,...

MADRID (AP):A huge explosion yesterday at a fireworks factory in northeastern Spain killed five people and seriously injured three others, police said.The blast occurred around 2 p.m. (1200 GMT) at the Pirotecnia Zaragozana factory in the small town...

CAIRO (AP):The discovery of a huge natural gas field off the Egyptian coast is a major boon for the country that will help alleviate energy shortages and boost the economy, experts said yesterday.The new "supergiant" offshore field revealed a day...

QUINCY, Ill (AP):The Illinois Department of Public Health is reporting a fourth death from Legionnaires' disease after an outbreak at a western Illinois veterans' home.The new case increases the number of residents contaminated at the Quincy...

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (AP):A Turkish court has charged two Vice News journalists and their assistant with "aiding a terrorist organisation" and ordered them arrested pending trial. Their employer has called the charges "baseless and alarmingly false"....

UNITED STATESSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities say two men were arrested after posting their crimes on social media web sites.The Sacramento Bee reports last week that 28-year-old Damon Batson and 25-year-old Carlos Gonzalez were arrested for...

CAIRO (AP):Egypt's Foreign Ministry summoned the British ambassador in Cairo on Sunday to protest comments he made after a judge sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years prison each for reporting "false news".The ministry said...

VATICAN CITY (AP):Pope Francis is urging people to work together to stop crimes against migrants, including the 71 who perished in a smuggler's truck on the main Budapest-Vienna highway.Francis on Sunday invited faithful in St Peter's Square in Rome...
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