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Italians vote in election that could take far-right to power

Sunday, 25 September 2022, 07:13 Last update: about 4 hours ago Associated Press

Italians were voting on Sunday in an election that could move the country’s politics sharply toward the right during a critical time for Europe, with war in Ukraine fueling skyrocketing energy...

Palace reveals ledger stone at queen's final resting place

Sunday, 25 September 2022, 07:11 Last update: about 4 hours ago Associated Press

Buckingham Palace released a photo Saturday giving the first public glimpse of the new ledger stone installed at the final resting place of Queen Elizabeth II. The image shows the...

Russians strike Ukraine as Kremlin-staged votes continue

Saturday, 24 September 2022, 13:52 Last update: about 21 hours ago Associated Press

Russian forces launched new strikes on Ukrainian cities Saturday as Kremlin-orchestrated votes continued in occupied regions of Ukraine to pave the way for their annexation by...

'Crucial' vote could move Italy to right; many might boycott

Saturday, 24 September 2022, 07:25 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Italians will vote on Sunday in what is being billed as a crucial election as Europe reels from the repercussions of Russia's war in Ukraine. For the first time in Italy since the end of World...

World opinion shifts against Russia as Ukraine worries grow

Friday, 23 September 2022, 15:30 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

The tide of international opinion appears to be decisively shifting against Russia, as a number of non-aligned countries are joining the United States and its allies in condemning Moscow’s...

Moscow-held regions of Ukraine in 'sham' vote to join Russia

Friday, 23 September 2022, 15:24 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Voting began in Russian-held regions of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia, Moscow-backed officials there said Friday as Ukrainian and United Nations officials reported evidence of war...

Bank of England rate hike avoids more aggressive step

Thursday, 22 September 2022, 13:17 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Britain's central bank has raised its key interest rate by another half-percentage point, avoiding more aggressive steps to tame inflation that the U.S. Federal Reserve and other banks have...

The politicians vying to lead Italy's next government

Thursday, 22 September 2022, 11:25 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

The main candidates in Italy's general election Sunday to elect a new Parliament and determine who next governs the country include some familiar names and some lesser-known ones. They range from from...

At UN, hope peeks through the gloom despite a global morass

Wednesday, 21 September 2022, 14:15 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

The head of the United Nations had just warned of a world gone badly wrong — a place where inequity was on the rise, war was back in Europe, fragmentation was everywhere, the pandemic was...

Putin sets partial military call-up, won’t ‘bluff’ on nukes

Wednesday, 21 September 2022, 14:14 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a partial mobilization of reservists in Russia on Wednesday, risking a deeply unpopular step that follows a string of humiliating setbacks for his troops...

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