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Workers demand better protection from EU-wide rulesThousands of trade union members are protesting outside European Union headquarters to demand better working conditions and protections for employees after next month's EU-wide elections
The Associated Press33 minutes ago
A woman stands next to a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange Friday, April 26, 2019. Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Friday after an overnight decline on Wall Street spurred by disappointingly weak earnings reports from 3M and other industrial companies. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
World shares mostly dip on earnings, ahead of US growth dataGlobal stock markets are mostly lower amid weak corporate news and ahead of the release of U.S. economic growth data later in the day
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
Yemen's al-Qaida branch vows revenge over Saudi executionsAl-Qaida in Yemen vows revenge for Saudi beheadings this week, indicating some of those executed were Sunni militants
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Report: Petty crooks' $5M lottery win raises suspicionsFor two friends with checkered pasts it was the luck of a lifetime: a 4 million pound ($5.2 million) lottery win
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
After delays, Afghan president inaugurates new parliamentAfghan president inaugurates country's new parliament, after almost 6 months since elections
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
A protestor shows dead bees outside the annual general meeting of the Bayer stock company in Bonn, Germany, Friday, April 26, 2019. Following the record acquisition of U.S. biotech and seed company Monsanto, Bayer's agricultural business has become a risk for the German chemical company. Bayer is facing enormous cost if the U.S. court will find Monsanto's glyphosate to be causing cancer. Since the take-over of Monsanto in June 2018, Bayer lost around half of its value in market capitalization. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Bayer managers face shareholders amid Monsanto falloutBayer's top managers are facing shareholders amid discontent over the fallout from the company's acquisition of Monsanto, the maker of Roundup weed killer
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
In this April 24, 2019, photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., answers questions during a presidential forum held by She The People on the Texas State University campus in Houston. Booker is introducing a plan to help vulnerable communities by strengthening the power of the Environmental Protection Agency. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)
Booker has a plan to boost Environmental Protection AgencyDemocratic presidential candidate Cory Booker is introducing a plan to help vulnerable communities by strengthening the Environmental Protection Agency
The Associated Press49 minutes ago
Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden greets people at Gianni's Pizza, in Wilmington Del., Thursday, April 25, 2019. (Jessica Griffin/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
Biden motivated by Virginia racial violence, Trump responseHow Joe Biden decided to launch his third presidential campaign
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Macron's attempt to quell yellow vest protests satisfy fewFrench President Emmanuel Macron is satisfying few of his critics as he tries to quell five months of yellow vest protests with a mix of tax cuts and attempts to bridge the gap between the Paris elite and the rest of the country
The Associated Press1 hour ago
AP PHOTOS: Amid horror, Sri Lanka church still shows beautyAP PHOTOS: The blood can still be clearly seen at St. Sebastian's, one of the Sri Lankan churches targeted on Easter by suicide bombers, yet somehow it's still a place of a beauty
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Journalist's murder spurs bid to unblock NIreland politicsBritain and Ireland are making a new push to restore Northern Ireland's collapsed government, amid mounting criticism of politicians following the murder of a journalist by a banned militant group
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after the Arizona Cardinals selected Murray in the first round at the NFL football draft, Thursday, April 25, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
10 Things to Know for TodayAmong 10 Things to Know: Biden enters Democratic race with anti-Trump theme; Trump prepares to address NRA; Sri Lanka says Easter attack leader died in hotel bombing; Taylor Swift releases new single; Kyler Murray is No. 1 pick in NFL draft.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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