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France's Macron visits Trump as Iran nuclear deal hangs in balance

Monday  17:06,   23 april 2018
Reuters

<p>French President Emmanuel Macron arrives in Washington on Monday for a state visit likely to be dominated by differences over trade and the nuclear accord with Iran.</p>WASHINGTON, April 23 (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron[...]

Armenian PM resigns in face of protests

Monday  16:09,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan has resigned unexpectedly, an apparent move to bring to an end massive anti-government protests. Residents of the capital, Yerevan, poured out on the streets to celebrate. The surprise move followed 10 days of[...]

Deaf, partially blind dog helps rescue lost girl, 3, in bushland of Australia

Monday  16:06,   23 april 2018
FOX News

A dog in Australia proved its loyalty after sticking by a three-year-old girl for an entire night after she got lost in the bushlands of Australia on Friday. The girl, named Aurora, had wandered off from her home in Warwick, located about 105 miles[...]

What will the royal baby be called? In Britain, the correct answer is worth real money.

Monday  16:06,   23 april 2018
MSN

Social media and betting markets erupted in speculation on Monday.Load[...]

Here's How Kate Middleton and Prince William's Royal Baby Just Changed the Succession to the British Throne

Monday  16:06,   23 april 2018
Time

The new royal baby may be less than a few hours old, but he has already made history. The latest addition to the family of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, who was born Monday just hours after Kate Middleton was admitted to the[...]

Afghan girl spends life disguised as 'son' her parents wanted

Monday  15:30,   23 april 2018
AFP

Sitara Wafadar yearns for long hair like other girls. Instead, the Afghan teenager has disguised herself as a boy for more than a decade, forced by her parents to be the "son" they never had.With five sisters and no brothers, Sitara lives[...]

Kremlin, on possible missile delivery to Syria, says Western strike soured atmosphere

Monday  14:05,   23 april 2018
Reuters

The Kremlin on Monday declined to comment on media reports that Russia planned to soon supply Syria with S-300 missile systems, but said a Western missile strike on Syria had soured the atmosphere in the region. Russia's daily Kommersant newspaper,[...]

Traditions surrounding a British royal birth

Monday  13:15,   23 april 2018
AFP

Prince William and his wife Kate may present themselves as modern parents but their third child will still be a senior royal as the fifth in line to the throne, and certain traditions must be respected. - Once, the home secretary, Britain's interior [...]

Paris suspect Abdeslam sentenced to 20 years over Brussels shootout

Monday  12:10,   23 april 2018
AFP

A Belgian court on Monday found Salah Abdeslam, the last surviving suspect in the Paris attacks, guilty of terrorism-related attempted murder over a shootout with police in Brussels days before his capture in 2016, and sentenced him to 20 years in[...]

Line of succession to the British throne

Monday  12:00,   23 april 2018
AFP

<p>Prince William and his wife Kate's baby will be fifth in line to inherit the British throne, behind big brother Prince George and sister Princess Charlotte.</p>When the baby is born, everyone below will be moved down a place, including[...]

Why Kim Jong Un came in from the cold: 3 theories

Monday  11:05,   23 april 2018
CNN

In one week, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet Moon Jae-in, his South Korean counterpart in the demilitarized zone (DMZ) that divides the two countries. The landmark summit, the first time leaders of the two countries have met since 2007,[...]

French police arrest suspect over Mont Saint Michel scare

Monday  10:56,   23 april 2018
AFP

French police have arrested a man accused of threatening to attack police at Mont Saint Michel, causing a scare that led to the evacuation of one of the country's busiest tourist sites, a security source said Monday. The UNESCO world heritage[...]

Hong Kong fish feeding on plastic pose possible toxic risk: Greenpeace

Monday  09:30,   23 april 2018
Reuters

Sixty percent of Hong Kong’s commonly eaten grey mullet fish contain large quantities of microplastic, with some ingesting 80 pieces, a report by environmental activist organization Greenpeace said on Monday. Apart from the popular flathead grey[...]

Bust of Emperor Marcus Aurelius Discovered in Egypt

Monday  09:25,   23 april 2018
Newsweek

<p>Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed the bust of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius, who was best known for his philosophical interests.</p>They made the discovery in the Temple of Kom Ombo, where a years-long project is being done to preserve [...]

Trump Will Tell Kim That Dismantling Nukes Must Precede Economic Benefits

Monday  08:50,   23 april 2018
The Wall Street Journal.

President Trump is expected to urge North Korea to act quickly to dismantle its nuclear arsenal when he meets Kim Jong Un and isn’t willing to grant Pyongyang substantial sanctions relief in return for a freeze of its nuclear and missile tests.Those [...]