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Ash falls like snow as celebrities flee…

Ash fell like snow and heavy smoke had residents gasping for as a huge Southern California wildfire exploded in size and drove celebrities from a wealthy hillside enclave

UN: Tensions over North Korea worsen rights…

North Korea's leadership has cracked down further on human rights as tensions have escalated over its nuclear and missile tests, the U.N. rights chief said Monday

Palestinians walk away from peace talks before…

David Lee Miller reports from Jerusalem as the violence continues.

Scientific Reasons Why You Shouldn't Skip Lunch

No one actually enjoys eating lunch at their desk, but now there are scientific reasons why you should never skip lunch. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has some facts that will make sure you never eat lunch at your desk again!

Putin Announces Troop Withdrawal In Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin says he's withdrawing troops from Syria after terrorist and anti-government forces suffered severe losses.

US man accused of illegal gun exports to Europe, Australia

A captured fugitive is accused of dozens of federal firearms violations in Montana for allegedly exporting guns from the U.S. to customers in countries with restrictive gun laws

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Venezuela president's threat to ban opposition…

Opposition parties in Venezuela won't be bullied out of participating in future elections, a leading anti-government politician said Monday, rejecting threats a day earlier by socialist President Nicolas Maduro

US, South Korea and Japan hold missile-tracking…

Amy Kellogg reports on North Korean response.

Skiing Santa Hitches Ride on Back of Truck to…

After a town in North Wales got a snowstorm, one man decided to dress up as santa and take a ride around. Buzz60's Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

Venezuelan President Bans Opposition Parties From…

Opposition parties boycotted Sunday's mayoral elections, saying the system was rigged in favor of the ruling party.

The Latest: Turkish leader notes shared views…

The presidents of Turkey and Russia say they share similarly critical views to U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital

France names winners of anti-Trump climate change…

Eighteen climate scientists from the U.S. and elsewhere hit the jackpot Monday as French President Emmanuel Macron awarded them millions of euros in grants to relocate to France for the rest of Donald Trump's presidential term

Eric Shawn reports: The Trump Mid-East peace plan

The Jerusalem Post's Yaakov Katz on what to expect

A Decades-Old Ban On Movie Theaters Will Be…

The Saudi Ministry of Culture and Information said Monday cinemas will be allowed to operate again in early 2018.

N. Korea Says Kim Climbed Mountain in Dress Shoes

It's a little bit like a joke with several punchlines. Kim Jong Un climbed a mountain and ... didn't so much as scuff his black leather shoes. Or ... was covered by the press as being able to control the weather. Those are two of the unusual headlines to pop up after...

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UN promises justice in Congo against peacekeeper…

The United Nations Deputy Special Representative for Congo says military offenses will be launched against rebels who killed at least 15 Tanzanian U.N. peacekeepers last week in eastern Congo

WH walks back doubt over US Olympic participation

Administration says U.S. will fully participate as North Korea threat raises questions about safety of Americans overseas.

US' Jerusalem Decision Sparks Violent Protests…

At least four people have died in the unrest.

Poland's new prime minister sworn in with old…

Poland's new prime minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, has been officially sworn into office along with the Cabinet members who served under his predecessor

Report: China Using LinkedIn as Spy Tool

German officials may want to offer some of their LinkedIn contacts endorsements for "espionage" and "subterfuge." Per Reuters , the country's BfV intelligence service has revealed that Chinese intelligence operatives are setting up fake social-media accounts and attempting to connect with senior diplomats and politicians not only from Germany, but from...

Oliver North reacts after Iraq declares victory…

Fox News military analyst shares his perspective on 'Fox & Friends.'

What We Know About The Attack On UN Peacekeepers…

Peacekeepers and Congolese soldiers were killed in an attack at a MONUSCO base in the North Kivu province. More than 50 others were injured.

These Avocados Are Missing Something. Don't Worry, It's Good

Who knew whipping up guac could be such dangerous business? A British retailer, apparently, as it has just introduced a pitless avocado to the masses to prevent the injury known as "avocado hand." The Guardian reports on Marks & Spencer's limited-edition cocktail avocado, a variety grown in Spain and usually...

At rally, Hezbollah chief vows to return focus to…

Tens of thousands of people have attended a Hezbollah rally, where the militant group's leader vowed to return its focus to Israel after years of fighting in Syria's civil war

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Anti-US demonstrations outside embassy in Lebanon

Protests erupt over Jerusalem.

United Nations Security Council Derides Trump On…

At least four people have died in the unrest that followed President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Car bomb kills journalist in Somalia capital, says witness

A Somali journalist has been killed by a car bomb in the capital late Monday, says a fellow journalist