Draft Brexit deal approved, setting up potentially close vote in U.K. Parliament

Now the hardest part: Prime Minister Boris Johnson will have to win approval for his draft deal with the E.U. in the fractious British Parliament, beginning with an extraordinary and rare sitting of the House of Commons on Saturday.

In Turkey’s president, Trump seems to have found a soul mate

To the American president, Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan is “a tough guy who deserves respect.” But as a crisis unfolds in Syria, others see appeasement.
Engineering professor Saud Ghani designed the open-air stadium’s air-conditioning system.
Engineering professor Saud Ghani designed the open-air stadium’s air-conditioning system.
2°C: Beyond The Limit

Facing unbearable heat, Qatar has begun to air-condition the outdoors

Violent protests rock Catalonia following conviction of separatist leaders

Protesters clashed with police in Barcelona and throughout Catalonia, leaving more than 90 injured on both sides.

Watchdogs are already calling President Trump's decision to host the summit a conflict of interest.

Terrorist group celebrates prison breaks, expands attacks as foes are beaten back.

The government of Nicolás Maduro joins China, Cuba and Saudi Arabia on the 47-member panel. The United States walked out last year.

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The agreement came after hours of negotiations with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara.

Arne Viste wants Norway to reconsider its policy denying legal employment to migrants in limbo.

The ballet company became one of the country’s premiere cultural institutions, and she maintained a steel-like grip on power over the troupe well into her 90s.

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There are all kinds of ways in which the president's disdainful “sand” comments are mistaken.

“It didn’t feel beautiful,” the spokesman said in a television interview, describing Trump's efforts to prod the grieving parents to meet the woman blamed for the death of their son.

Britain's prime minister has a new plan for Brexit, but will it work?

The United Nations says more civilians have died between July and September this year than during any other three-month period in the last 10 years.

The two ran China Horizons, a company helping college students teach in China.

“Activists are willing to go to prison in order to save lives in acts of conscience and necessity,” Extinction Rebellion said in a statement.

Officials anticipate challenges in containing militants from afar after the bulk of U.S. forces leave Syria. 

Assad's forces now have a more expansive geographical footprint than at any time over the past half decade.

The agency has set aside $150 million to settle misconduct claims.

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The former national security adviser's legacy at the White House is unpalatable to many.

Michael McKinley resigned last week after a bitter fallout with the secretary of state.

The project includes a $209,000 professional kitchen and a $223,000 family kitchen.

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As Britain battles to leave the European Union, two countries from the Balkans are struggling to be allowed in despite warnings that turning them away would tarnish the EU’s reputation and could risk inflaming the volatile region

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U.N. officials say September was the deadliest month for civilians in war-torn Yemen this year, though violence has lessened recently and there are signs of hope

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Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde says his team wants to play its Spanish league “clásico” match against Real Madrid at home despite a planned separatist rally in the Catalan capital on the same day

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Thousands of people are protesting in Beirut and other parts of Lebanon over the government’s plans to impose new taxes amid a severe economic crisis

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Venezuela has won a contested election for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council despite a campaign by organizations and countries opposed to Nicolas Maduro’s government and its rights record

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Republican Sen. Mitt Romney says President Donald Trump’s decision to abandon Kurdish allies in Syria “will stand as a bloodstain in the annals of American history.”

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