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World View: Learning to Live with Taliban, Vaccine Inequality, Mid East...

Sep 23, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown The AP Interview: Top Pakistan diplomat details Taliban plan UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Be realistic. Show patience. Engage. And above...

World View: US Debt Deal, Nobel Peace Prizes, Israel-Arab Body Diplomacy,...

Oct 08, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Senate avoids US debt disaster and votes to delay borrowing WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has dodged a U.S. debt...

World View: Taliban Sweep, Island Wildfires, Hot Europe, COVID in Yemen,...

Aug 13, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Taliban sweep across Afghanistan’s south, take 3 more cities KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban captured another three provincial capitals...

Afghan President Ready to Talk Elections with Taliban

By Hamid Shalizi and Charlotte Greenfield KABUL (Reuters) – Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Saturday, in a bid to push forward peace talks with...

Canada Floods Cut Rail Link to Vancouver Port; One Dead

By Artur Gajda and Rod Nickel MERRITT, British Columbia, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Floods and landslides that have killed at least one person have cut...

World View: Biden on Climate Crisis, Taliban Old Guard in Charge,...

Sep 08, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown In NYC after Ida, Biden calls climate ‘everybody’s crisis’ NEW YORK (AP) — President Joe Biden declared climate change has...

NATO Asks Taliban to Allow Afghans to Leave Amid Terror Attack...

BBC- The Taliban is being urged to “facilitate safe passage” for Afghans wishing to leave after 31 August, either through the airports or via...

A flight of Fancy or the Shape of Things to Come:...

Drones are being used to deliver post to a remote Orkney island. A large, twin-engine drone is carrying mail between Kirkwall and North Ronaldsay. Up to...

‘Old friends?’ For Xi and Biden, Not Necessarily

Reuter U.S. President Joe Biden speaks virtually with Chinese leader Xi Jinping from the White House in Washington, U.S. November 15, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst BEIJING/WASHINGTON, Nov...

Canada: Indigenous People Call for Continued Mass Grave Search

Indigenous groups in Canada are calling for a nationwide search for mass graves at residential school sites after the discovery of the remains of...

World View: Texas Anti-Abortion Bill Okayed, Ida Moves North, Kashmir Leader...

Sep 02, 2021 The Rundown High court divides 5-4 to leave Texas abortion law in place WASHINGTON (AP) — A deeply divided Supreme Court is allowing a...

Analysis: What’s the Impact of Taliban’s Return on International Order?

By Jonathan Marcus Diplomatic analyst and former BBC Defence & Diplomatic Correspondent President Biden Press Conference The Biden administration's rush for the exit in Afghanistan has been...

Associated Press World View-A Year of Pandemic, Floyd Murder, Stanford Wins,...

March 19, 2021 Today we bring you a selection of top stories from The Associated Press at this hour to begin the U.S. day. Our...

US Capitol Attack Classed as ‘Domestic Terrorism’

FBI Director Christopher Wray said Tuesday that officials have classified the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol by former President Trump's supporters...

World View: Storm Henri Floods US East Coast, Afghan Chaos, First...

Aug. 23, 2021 The slow-moving weather system named Henri is rolling over the U.S. Northeast, dumping drenching rain on the region after making landfall...

World View: Biden & Allies, Pandemic Olympics, Iran, More

June 17, 2021 AP Morning Wire The Associated Press The Rundown Biden abroad: Pitching America to welcoming if wary allies WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden spent his first...

Biden With Stiff New Sanctions Against Russia for Cyber Attacks

The White House has announced sanctions against Russia and the expulsion of Russian diplomats in response to Moscow's interference in US elections and the...

White House Raises Refugee Cap to 62,500 From Trump’s 15,000

By Rebecca Beitsch and Brett Samuels - The Hill- The White House on Monday lifted the refugee cap to 62,500, ending a...

World View: Alarming Climate Report, Nagasaki Plea, War Merchants Stranded, More

Aug 09, 2021 The bipartisan effort in the Senate is holding steady as a coalition of Democratic and Republican senators brushes off critics to...

World View: Gaza Toll, Haiti Rebuilds, Afghan Deadline Nears, More

Aug 25, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Through four wars, toll mounts on a Gaza neighborhood BEIT HANOUN, Gaza Strip (AP) — The electricity is out again...

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