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In this photo provided by the Australian Government Royal Commission, the volumes of the Final Report of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse sit on a table at Government House, in Canberra, Dec. 15, 2017. The commission delivered its final 17-volume report and 189 recommendations following a wide-ranging investigation. (Jeremy Piper/Australian Government Royal Commission via AP)
Australian probe into child abuse attacks Catholic celibacyAn Australian inquiry into child abuse has recommended the Catholic Church lift its demand of celibacy and that priests be prosecuted for failing to report evidence of pedophilia heard in the confessional
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Russian President Vladimir Putin listens to a question during his annual news conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
Russia's presidential election to take place on March 18The upper chamber of the Russian parliament has passed a decree, calling the presidential election in Russia in March
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The U.S. special envoy for North Korea policy Joseph Yun arrives for a media briefing, Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, in Bangkok, Thailand. Yun told reporters he has expressed hope that Pyongyang would accept Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s diplomatic offer of unconditional talks, although the White House has contradicted the overture. (AP Photo/Krit Phromsakla Nasakolnakorn)
US special envoy backs unconditional talks with N. KoreaThe U.S. special envoy for North Korea has expressed hope that Pyongyang would accept Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's diplomatic offer of unconditional talks
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2017 file photo, Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski attends the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Danang, Vietnam. Kuczynski is in hot water over decade-old payments he received as a consultant to a Brazilian construction firm at the center of Latin America’s biggest-ever graft scandal. (Jorge Silva/Pool photo via AP)
Peru's president fights back against calls to resignPeruvian President Pedro Pablo Kucyznski is scrambling for his political survival as opponents demand he resign over revelations of decade-old payments from a Brazilian construction company at the center of Latin America's biggest graft scandal
The Associated Press2 hours ago
The Latest: Peru's president vows to fight on; won't resignPeru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski is vowing to fight on amid calls for his resignation over decade-old payments his consulting business received from a Brazilian firm at the heart of Latin America's biggest graft scandal
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. European Union leaders are gathering in Brussels and are set to move Brexit talks into a new phase as pressure mounts on Prime Minister Theresa May over her plans to take Britain out of the 28-nation bloc. (Francois Lenoir, Pool Photo via AP)
EU nations bicker over migration policy as summit opensEuropean Union nations are bickering over their migration policy in an east-west divide centered on several nations that refuse to accept refugee quotas
The Associated Press7 hours ago
People protest during the "Chain of the lights" demonstration against judicial reforms, near the Presidential Palace in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017.  Some thousands of protesters across Poland demonstrate against proposed new legislation that may give the ruling party control over courts and a key judicial body. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
New Polish PM seeks understanding for his gov't at EU summitA new Polish prime minister makes his foreign debut at a European Union summit Thursday, a first test if the Western-educated former banker can bridge a deepening rift between his right-wing government and Brussels
The Associated Press7 hours ago
European Council President Donald Tusk arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. European Union leaders are gathering in Brussels and are set to move Brexit talks into a new phase as pressure mounts on Prime Minister Theresa May over her plans to take Britain out of the 28-nation bloc. (Francois Lenoir, Pool Photo via AP)
The Latest: Tusk distances himself from anti-migrant viewsDonald Tusk, president of the European Council, sought to distance himself from the hard-line anti-migrant views of leaders in his native Poland, saying he would never speak about migrants the way they do
The Associated Press7 hours ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with European Council President Donald Tusk during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. European Union leaders are gathering in Brussels and are set to move Brexit talks into a new phase as pressure mounts on Prime Minister Theresa May over her plans to take Britain out of the 28-nation bloc. (Julien Warnand, Pool Photo via AP)
EU's Tusk warns of bruising Brexit battle ahead, urges unityEuropean Union chief Donald Tusk warned Thursday of a bruising Brexit battle ahead as Britain and the remaining 27 EU countries move onto to discussions over their future trade relations.
The Associated Press8 hours ago
In this photo provided by France Bleu, rescue workers help after a school bus and a regional train collided in the village of Millas, southern France, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. A school bus and a regional train collided in southern France on Thursday, killing four children and critically injuring several other people on the bus, the French interior ministry said. (France Bleu via AP)
4 children killed in bus-train collision in southern FranceThe French interior ministry says a regional train hit a school bus on a crossing in southern France, killing four children and critically injuring 11 other people on the bus
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Nasr al-Hariri, center, head of the Syrian Negotiation Commission (SNC), attends a round of negotiations with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Syria Staffan de Mistura during the Intra Syria talks, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Dec. 14. 2017. (Xu Jinquan/Pool Photo via AP)
UN envoy says 'opportunity missed' as Syria talks wrap upUN envoy says Syria peace talks were a 'golden opportunity missed' as another Geneva round ends without progress
The Associated Press9 hours ago
UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura arrives for a round of negotiations, during the Intra Syria talks at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/PoolPhoto via AP)
The Latest: Syrian opposition says peace talks in dangerThe Latest: The head of the Syrian opposition is warning that the U.N.-mediated peace talks in Geneva are in "great danger" and is accusing the government delegation of sabotaging them
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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