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  1. Israeli forces use live fire on Palestinian protesters as manhunt continues for gunman who killed 2 Israeli soldiers

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    Israeli troops used live fire to disperse protesters in the West Bank on Friday amid rising tensions following a spate of Palestinian attacks on Israeli soldiers and civilians in recent

  2. Global economy fears rise as manufacturing growth slumps in China

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    Figures also show dramatic slowdown in business activity across Europe and the US Fears over the state of the global economy rose on Friday after a slump in Chinese manufacturing

  3. Donald Trump knew hush money was wrong, says Cohen

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    US president’s former lawyer says Trump directed him to pay money to two women who alleged having sexual affairs with him Follow the latest US politics news Donald Trump knew

  4. EU’s Juncker takes aim at Hungary’s Orban over fake news

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    European Union leaders on Friday backed a plan to tackle fake news on the internet and the bloc’s chief executive rounded on one of the EU chiefs, Hungarian Prime Minister

  5. Beto O’Rourke lost in Texas, but 2020’s coming…

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    Beto O’Rourke emerged as a Democratic superstar during the 2018 midterms. CNN’s Chris Cillizza explains that even though he lost his Senate race, the possibility of a presidential race in

  6. Fighting breaks out in Yemen’s Hodeidah after truce deal: residents

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    Fighting broke out on the outskirts of Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah on Friday, residents said, a day after a ceasefire agreement was reached by the warring parties at U.N.-sponsored

  7. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signs legislation stripping incoming Democrats’ power

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signed controversial legislation on Friday aimed at stripping power from the incoming governor and attorney general.

  8. Police raid Nicaragua journalist’s offices in crackdown on dissent

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    Nicaraguan police raided the offices of a prominent journalist often critical of President Daniel Ortega, the latest sign of a broad crackdown on civil society and independent media organizations.

  9. Spain’s prosecutor accuses singer Shakira of tax fraud

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    Spanish prosecutors filed charges against Colombian singer Shakira on Friday, accusing her of failing to pay 14.5 million euros in tax ($16.3 million) in the country where her Spanish footballer

  10. Venezuela’s last anti-Maduro newspaper publishes final print edition

    14 Dec 2018 ...  

    Venezuela’s El Nacional newspaper, which has been heavily critical of the ruling Socialist Party, on Friday published its last print edition after struggling for years under government pressure and a