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Quake Hits Southern Mexico, Sways Tall Buildings in Capital

This is a breaking news update; more developments to come.
This is a breaking news update; more developments to come.

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A strong earthquake struck in southern Mexico on Monday afternoon, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or serious damage...




  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry talks with Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu, left, during their meeting at Villa Taverna, U.S. Embassy, in Rome, Italy, Monday, June 27, 2016. (Giuseppe Lami/ANSA pool via AP)

    Netanyahu: Deal With Turkey Promotes ‘Stability’ in Mideast

      ROME — Israel and Turkey on Monday announced a reconciliation deal to end a bitter six-year rift between the Mideast powers. In Rome, Israeli... Read more

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    Strong Earthquake Hits Kyrgyzstan, No Injuries Reported

    BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan — A strong earthquake has hit southern Kyrgyzstan, but emergency officials say there are no immediate reports of any damage or injuries in... Read more

  • FILE - This file still image taken from video posted Saturday, May 21, 2016, on the official Facebook page of the Egyptian Armed Forces spokesman shows some personal belongings and other wreckage from EgyptAir flight 804 in Egypt. (Egyptian Armed Forces via AP, File)

    EgyptAir Black Boxes Sent to France for Repair, Investigators Say

    Conclusions on what caused EgyptAir flight MS804 to suddenly crash in the Mediterranean last month remain on hold as Egypt’s initial attempts to retrieve data from the... Read more

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    After Obama Decision, First US Airstrikes Hit Afghan Taliban

      KABUL, Afghanistan — The U.S. military has launched its first airstrikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan since President Barack Obama’s decision earlier this month... Read more

  • United Kingdom Independence Party leader, Nigel Farage, gestures as he arrives to cast his vote in Biggin Hill, south eastern England, Thursday, June 23, 2016, as voters head to the polls across the UK in a historic referendum. Voters in Britain are deciding Thursday whether the country should remain in the European Union — a referendum that has exposed deep divisions over issues of sovereignty and national identity. (Gareth Fuller/PA via AP)  UNITED KINGDOM OUT  NO SALES NO ARCHIVE

    After Britain’s Brexit Vote, Other Countries Might Follow

    BRUSSELS — The EU must reinvent itself to survive after Britain’s vote to leave. It may be too late. The damning verdict of British voters... Read more

  • The European Union and the United Kingdom flags fly outside City Hall in central London on the eve of the EU referendum on June 22, 2016. (Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

    UK Pound Takes Wild Ride as UK Referendum Results Come In

      LONDON — The British pound seesawed wildly Friday and betting markets dramatically shortened the odds on Britain leaving the European Union as increasingly mixed... Read more

  • The flags of the European Union and the United Kingdom on top of a sand castle on a beach in Southport, U.K., on May 9, 2016. (Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

    Vote Count Starts in EU Referendum; Pound Soars

      LONDON (AP) — The polls closed Thursday in Britain’s historic referendum with a leading supporter of the campaign to leave the European Union saying... Read more

  • People are helped to board an Italian Navy ship after a boat overturned off the Libyan coast, Wednesday, May 25, 2016. The Italian navy says it has recovered 7 bodies from the overturned migrant ship off the coast of Libya. Another 500 migrants who on board were rescued safely. A statement from the Italian navy Wednesday says the Bettica patrol ship was responding to a migrant ship in distress when it flipped, sending migrants into the sea. (Marina Militare via AP Photo)

    The Latest: New Wave of Smuggler Boats Includes 31 Dinghies

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest on Europe’s response to the influx of migrants and asylum seekers (all times local): 6:55 p.m. The Italian navy says... Read more

  • Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron  meets supporters. England Wednesday June 22, 2016.  (Geoff Caddick/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT  NO SALES NO ARCHIVE

    British Politicians Make Final Appeals in EU Vote Campaigns

    LONDON — Campaigners on both sides of the crucial vote over whether Britain should remain in the European Union crisscrossed the country Wednesday, their last day... Read more

  • Bolt of lightning illuminates the night sky in Jammu, India on May 17, 2015.  (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

    Lightning Kills 74 People in India

    PATNA, India — Lightning has killed 74 people, mostly farm laborers working in fields, across eastern and northern India over the past 24 hours, officials said Wednesday. A... Read more

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    Small Plane Undertakes Dangerous Rescue Mission to South Pole for Sick Worker

    A small plane picked up a sick worker and left the south pole on Wednesday during a dramatic rescue mission from a remote science outpost, federal officials said... Read more

  • Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn makes a speech at the Engine Room in the People's History Museum, Manchester, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Britain goes to the polls on June 23 in referendum on their EU membership.  (Peter Byrne/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVE

    The Latest: Firm Plans Money Exchange Limits During UK Vote

    LONDON — The Latest on Britain’s referendum on staying or leaving the European Union (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Money changing service TransferWise says it... Read more

  • Belgian police and Belgian Army soldier stand guard at the scene of a bomb alert on a major shopping street in Brussels on Tuesday, June 21, 2016.  (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

    Man With Fake Suicide Belt Sparks Alert at Belgian Mall

      BRUSSELS — A man wearing a fake explosive belt filled with salt and cookies sparked a major security alert and an emergency meeting of... Read more

  • Britain's Prince Harry addresses the audience during the opening ceremony for the Invictus Games, Sunday, May 8, 2016, in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

    Prince Harry Writes Letter to Orlando: ‘Our Thoughts Are With the Victims’

    Following the worst mass shooting in U.S. history, Prince Harry wrote a letter to the city of Orlando, expressing his condolences. “I wanted to write... Read more

  • Afghan security personnel inspect the site of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, June 20, 2016. About a dozen people were killed Monday when a Taliban suicide bomber targeted their minibus in the Afghan capital, a government official said. (AP Photos/Massoud Hossaini)

    Taliban Suicide Bombing Kills 14 Nepalese Guards in Kabul

    KABUL, Afghanistan  — A Taliban suicide bomber killed 14 Nepalese security guards in an attack Monday on their minibus in the Afghan capital, the Interior... Read more

  • People wait for a train in the foreground as members of a police forensics team take part in an investigation next to a Thalys train on the platform at Arras train station, northern France on Aug. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File)

    6 Detained in Belgium in Connection With Foiled Train Attack

    BRUSSELS  — Belgian authorities have detained six people in connection with last year’s foiled attack on a Thalys express train to France, they said Monday... Read more


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