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Israeli leaders' Nazi remarks scuttle summit with Europeans

Israeli leaders' Nazi remarks scuttle summit with Europeans

JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's off-hand comment in Warsaw about Poland and the Holocaust set in motion a diplomatic crisis that on Monday scuttled this week's summit of central European leaders in Israel.
Ex-FBI official: 'Crime may have been committed' by Trump

Ex-FBI official: 'Crime may have been committed' by Trump

WASHINGTON — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview that aired Sunday that a "crime may have been committed" when President Donald Trump fired the head of the FBI and tried to publicly undermine an investigation into his campai
Sex abuse survivors to meet with Vatican summit organizers

Sex abuse survivors to meet with Vatican summit organizers

VATICAN CITY — The organizers of Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse will meet this week with a dozen abuse victims who have descended on Rome to protest the Catholic Church's response to the crisis and demand an end to decades of cov
Semenya arrives for landmark case at Swiss sports tribunal

Semenya arrives for landmark case at Swiss sports tribunal

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Caster Semenya arrived at the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday for a hearing in a landmark case that will challenge science and gender politics.

Barred from Venezuela, European lawmakers call for action

MADRID — Conservative European lawmakers who were barred from entering Venezuela this weekend are urging the European Union's top diplomat to suspend contacts with Nicolas Maduro's government.
Berlin to get single travel app for public, private services

Berlin to get single travel app for public, private services

Berlin is unveiling a new app that will let people use public transport, rental bikes, car-sharing and taxis seamlessly to travel through the German capital.

Iranian president: US sanctions are 'economic war' on Iran

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's president on Monday described U.S. sanctions imposed on Iran as an economic war being waged on his country and stressed that "economic war is more difficult than military war.
EU states mixed on Trump demand to take back IS fighters

EU states mixed on Trump demand to take back IS fighters

BRUSSELS — U.S. President Donald Trump's demand that European countries take back their citizens fighting in Syria received a mixed reaction Monday, as nations voiced concerns about how to bring home-grown Islamic State extremists to trial.
Aurora shooter's permit was revoked but gun wasn't seized

Aurora shooter's permit was revoked but gun wasn't seized

AURORA, Ill. — An initial background check failed to detect a felony conviction that should have barred the man who killed five co-workers and wounded six other people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant from buying the gun.
Aurora shooting victims included plant manager, intern

Aurora shooting victims included plant manager, intern

CHICAGO — The victims of an employee who started shooting after hearing he was being fired at a suburban Chicago industrial warehouse were co-workers that included a plant manager whose wife says he texted her "I love you, I've been shot at work," an