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  • Poisonous bite leads German police to farm with 110 snakes
    BERLIN -- Police in Germany said Sunday they discovered more than 110 dangerous snakes on a farm after a woman who lived there sought medical treatment for a poisonous bite.The 35-year-old woman drove to a hospital in Salzgitter, near Hannover, early Sunday and told doctors there that one of her... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • North Macedonia: Police find 24 migrants, arrest 2 locals
    SKOPJE, North Macedonia -- Police in North Macedonia say they discovered 24 migrants hiding in a van on a major highway in the country’s south Sunday and arrested two men as suspected people smugglers. The two Macedonian nationals, 50 and 47 years old, were identified only by their initials, B.A.... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • Bosnian Serb leader prays for Trump's return, praises Putin
    SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina -- The leader of Bosnia's Serbs said Sunday he hoped former U.S. President Donald Trump would return to power and that the Serbs would “wait for appropriate global circumstances” to reach for their goal of seceding from Bosnia, which he called an “unsustainable state.”Milorad Dodik, who was a... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • Norway mourns victims of Oslo shooting with memorial service
    OSLO, Norway -- The suspect in a mass shooting during an LGBTQ festival in Norway has refused to explain his actions to investigators and will remain in pretrial custody for the next four weeks, police and his defense lawyer said Sunday.The man, whom authorities described as a 42-year-old Norwegian citizen... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • Nigerian governor lets residents carry guns for self-defense
    ABUJA, Nigeria -- A Nigerian governor has ordered the issuing of licenses so citizens can carry guns to defend themselves against armed groups, a first among the measures drawn up to defeat gunmen blamed for the deaths of thousands in the West African country's troubled northern region.Zamfara state Gov. Bello... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • Dolphins in Lisbon river show benefits of protecting nature
    LISBON, Portugal -- Delegates attending a U.N. conference in Lisbon next week might take inspiration for their efforts to protect the oceans by looking out of the venue’s windows at Portugal’s longest river, where frolicking dolphins nowadays delight locals and tourists.The number of dolphins swimming from the Atlantic into the... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • Family, friends mourn British journalist killed in Brazil
    NITEROI, Brazil -- Gathered at a cemetery on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, friends and relatives paid their final respects on Sunday to British journalist Dom Phillips, killed in the Brazilian Amazon while researching for a book about how to save the world’s largest rainforest.“First of all, I would... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • Arrests in Istanbul as LGBTQ marchers try to defy Pride ban
    ISTANBUL -- Dozens of people were detained in central Istanbul after city authorities banned an LGBTQ Pride march, organizers said Sunday.Turkey's largest city has banned the march since 2015, but large crowds nonetheless gather every year to mark the end of Pride Month. Organizers called the ban unlawful. “We do... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • Poland's leader rejects West views on transgender issues
    WARSAW, Poland -- Poland’s conservative ruling party leader pushed back Sunday against what he described as Western views on LGBTQ rights. Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the head of the Law and Justice party, described a theoretical situation in which a person named Wladyslaw, which is traditionally a male name, comes to work... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26
  • Destruction everywhere, help scarce after Afghanistan quake
    GAYAN, Afghanistan -- When the ground heaved from last week’s earthquake in Afghanistan, Nahim Gul’s stone-and-mud house collapsed on top of him.He clawed through the rubble in the pre-dawn darkness, choking on dust as he searched for his father and two sisters. He doesn't know how many hours of digging... Read more
    Source: ABC - World Published on: 2022-06-26

  • G7 leaders mock shirtless Putin during summit lunch
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Various G7 leaders joined U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson in mocking Russian President Vladimir Putin ahead of a meeting on Sunday.Johnson made the quip while gathered around a table with U.S. President Joe Biden, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, European Commission President... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Anders Hagstrom
  • Russia's Putin to make first foreign trip since launching Ukraine war
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Vladimir Putin will visit two small former Soviet states in central Asia this week, Russian state television reported on Sunday, in what would be the Russian leader's first known trip abroad since ordering the invasion of Ukraine.Russia's Feb. 24 invasion has killed... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Fox News
  • Reporter’s Notebook: Witnessing Russia-Ukraine war, recalling past horrors
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Pohl had a mosquito story. I knew of the story, but I did not know the details.We were waiting for a meeting of Ukrainian farmers to end. They were trying to figure out how to sell their wheat amid the ongoing Russian... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Steve Harrigan
  • Turkish police break up LGBT pride parade in Istanbul, detain dozens
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Police in Turkey broke up a and LGBT pride parade on Sunday, detaining dozens of attendees.Police officers also reportedly attempted to stop journalists from recording or taking pictures of the event, which took place in Istanbul. One photographer for the Agence France... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Anders Hagstrom
  • Iran announces rocket launch as nuclear deal talks set to reopen
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Iran will conduct a rocket launch amid the reopening of negotiations over the nation's nuclear program, Iranian state media announced Sunday.Iran has conducted numerous rocket launch tests in recent years, with some of them ending in failure. The Iranian regime has become... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Anders Hagstrom
  • At least 20 dead in South African club
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! South African police are investigating the deaths of at least 20 people at a nightclub in the coastal town of East London early Sunday morning.It is unclear what led to the deaths of the young people, who were reportedly attending a party... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Fox News
  • Pope hails families, blasts ‘culture of waste’ after Roe
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Pope Francis celebrated families Saturday and urged them to shun "selfish" decisions that are indifferent to life as he closed out a big Vatican rally a day after the U.S. Supreme Court ended constitutional protections for abortion.Francis didn’t refer to the ruling... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Fox News
  • Vatican praises Supreme Court's abortion decision, says being pro-life means supporting other issues as well
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Vatican has praised the U.S. Supreme Court for standing for life and reversing the country’s nearly 50-year stance on abortion.In a pair of statements, the Vatican also encouraged activists to understand being "pro-life" means supporting other issues, including all those that... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Lawrence Richard
  • Biden says G-7 will ban Russian gold imports over war on Ukraine
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! President Joe Biden said Sunday that the Group of Seven will ban Russian imports of gold in retaliation to Moscow's war against Ukraine.The G-7 leaders will meet on the summit's opening day Sunday to discuss how to secure energy supplies and combat... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-26 By Landon Mion
  • US allies condemn abortion ruling; Blinken and his UN ambassador join critics
    NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! JERUSALEM – In a series of highly unusual actions, the U.S. State Department and world leaders waded into the bitterly contentious domestic dispute over Friday's Supreme Court’s ruling on abortion."As Secretary of State, I usually avoid commenting on Supreme Court rulings," America’s... Read more
    Source: Fox - World Published on: 2022-06-25 By Benjamin Weinthal