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Museum or dumpster? U.S. cities wrestle with Confederate statues' fate

Museum or dumpster? U.S. cities wrestle with Confederate statues’ fate

By Gabriella Borter

(Reuters) – As communities across the United States redouble efforts to remove Confederate monuments from public spaces (More...)

Rising migrant flow to Spain could become ‘big emergency’: U.N.

GENEVA (Reuters) – The rising flow of migrants to Spain from North Africa could evolve into a “big emergency” if (More…)

Self-sufficient eclipse chasers hit the road to ‘totality’

By Laura Zuckerman

(Reuters) – Michael Zeiler packed his portable toilet then headed out on a 10-hour drive from New (More…)

Iraq seeks international help to investigate Islamic State crimes

By Riham Alkousaa

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Iraq asked for international help on Wednesday to collect and preserve evidence of (More…)

Montana wildfire triggers hundreds of evacuations

By Keith Coffman

(Reuters) – A lightning-sparked wildfire burning for more than a month in western Montana has flared anew, (More…)

Venezuela’s new chief prosecutor vows to jail protest leaders

By Hugh Bronstein

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela will hunt down and jail leaders of violent protests that have rocked the (More…)

Statue of 19th century slavery advocate removed in Maryland

(Reuters) – Authorities in Maryland on Friday removed a statue of a 19th century Chief Justice who wrote the pro-slavery (More…)

Erdogan tells Turks in Germany to vote against Merkel

By Bulent Usta

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats were (More…)

Mylan, U.S. finalize $465 million EpiPen settlement

By Nate Raymond

BOSTON (Reuters) – Mylan NV <MYL.O> has finalized a $465 million settlement resolving U.S. Justice Department claims (More…)

Iraq acknowledges abuses committed against civilians in Mosul campaign

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s office said on Thursday a unit of the security forces committed “abuses” (More…)

Iran denies appeal of jailed Princeton student: university

By Yeganeh Torbati

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Iranian authorities have denied the appeal of a Princeton University student who had been (More…)