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Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a media conference in Najaf, Iraq, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Saturday, April 30, 2016. Dozens of supporters of Muqtada al-Sadr protesting against the government, stormed into the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad on Saturday to storm parliament in what is being seen as a major escalation of the political crisis. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)
Iraq: PM orders arrest of protesters who attacked lawmakersIraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has ordered authorities to arrest protesters who attacked security forces, lawmakers and damaged state property after breaking into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone to protest delays in reform plans
The Associated Press33 minutes ago
Foreign participants in Taiwan shout slogans during a May Day rally in Taipei, Taiwan, Sunday, May 1, 2016. Thousands of protesters from different labor groups protest on the street to ask for raising minimum wage and shorter working hours. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)
Union workers take to the streets in May Day ralliesTrade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day
The Associated Press33 minutes ago
Car bomb in southern Turkey kills policeman, 23 woundedAn explosion Sunday near a police station in the southern city of Gaziantep has killed a policeman and injured 13 other people, an official said
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
President Barack Obama, right, kisses first lady Michelle Obama, left, after he spoke at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner at the Washington Hilton in Washington, Saturday, April 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chiefPresident Barack Obama has performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time _ wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered
The Associated Press49 minutes ago
FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2014 file photo, OPCW (Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons) Director-General Ahmet Uzumcu talks during a press conference, in Rome. With about 92 percent of the world’s declared chemical weapons destroyed, the watchdog overseeing the elimination of poison gas and nerve agents is looking at how to counter emerging threats while still dealing with unfinished business in Syria. The OPCW is marking the anniversary of the entry into force of the Chemical Weapons Convention with a conference focusing on chemical security in a future in which extremists and criminals seem more likely than nations to launch attacks. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File)
As chemical weapons stockpiles shrink, OPCW eyes new threatsWith about 92 percent of the world's declared chemical weapons stockpiles destroyed, the watchdog agency overseeing the elimination of poison gas and nerve agents is looking now to counter emerging threats from extremist groups
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Orthodox believers speak each other after Easter midnight mass at a church in St.Petersburg, Russia, Sunday, May 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky)
Orthodox Christians across the world celebrate EasterAcross the world, Orthodox Christians are celebrating Easter, commemorating the day followers believe Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000 years ago
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Sunday, April 24, 2016 file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal returns a ball to Japan’s Kei Nishikori during the Barcelona Open tennis tournament final in Barcelona, Spain. Fed up with being accused of doping, Rafael Nadal has written to the president of the International Tennis Federation and asked for all of his drug-test results and blood profile records to be made public. "It can't be free anymore in our tennis world to speak and to accuse without evidence," the 14-time Grand Slam champion said in a letter obtained Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File)
Nadal looks to keep momentum at Madrid MastersRafael Nadal arrives at the Madrid Masters with a chance to erase doubts about his form going into Roland Garros
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Brussels Airport departure hall reopens after deadly attacksThe Brussels Airport is reopening its departure hall for the first time since deadly Islamic extremist attacks in March
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this April 28, 2016 photo, Candidate for London Mayor Sadiq Khan speaks during an assembly at the London Mayor election event of London Citizens in London. In the race to become London’s next mayor, one candidate is a bus driver's son who grew up in social housing, the other a billionaire's son raised in a mansion. They are two very different London success stories, and one is about to become mayor of Europe's largest city. The contrast between Labour's Sadiq Khan and Conservative candidate Zac Goldsmith is resonant in a city where soaring property prices are increasing income disparities.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
In London's mayoral race, candidate rejects 'extremism' barbIn the race to become London's next mayor, one candidate is a bus driver's son who grew up in social housing, the other a billionaire's son raised in a mansion
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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