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Stan Lee, creator of a galaxy of Marvel superheroes, dies

Monday, 12 November 2018, 22:07 Last update: about 6 hours ago Associated Press

Stan Lee, the creative dynamo who revolutionized the comic book and helped make billions for Hollywood by introducing human frailties in Marvel superheroes such as Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and...

Leaders meet in Italy to find settlement in Libya

Monday, 12 November 2018, 10:35 Last update: about 18 hours ago Associated Press

A gathering of leaders of Libya's quarrelling factions and of countries keen on stabilizing the North African nation opens Monday in Sicily, aimed at finding a political settlement that would bolster...

In remembering WWI, world warned of resurging 'old demons'

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 16:53 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

World leaders with the power to make war but a duty to preserve peace solemnly marked the end of World War I's slaughter 100 years ago at commemorations Sunday that drove home the message "never...

Centenary of WWI's end bringing leaders to Arc de Triomphe

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 07:01 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

An overview of the international ceremony taking place in Paris on Sunday for the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I: WHO IS ATTENDING: Leaders from the majority of countries that sent...

Leaders laud fallen soldiers on eve of armistice centennial

Saturday, 10 November 2018, 14:24 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Traveling from across the world to battlefields where their soldiers fell 100 years ago, victors and vanquished alike celebrated those sacrifices ahead of Sunday's Armistice Day and assessed a future...

Two Koreas complete the disarming of 22 guard posts

Saturday, 10 November 2018, 11:34 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

The North and South Korean militaries completed withdrawing troops and firearms from 22 front-line guard posts on Saturday as they continue to implement a wide-ranging agreement reached in September...

Deadly fire levels a California town in less than a day

Saturday, 10 November 2018, 09:28 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Not a single resident of Paradise can be seen anywhere in town after most of them fled the burning Northern California community that may be lost forever. Abandoned, charred vehicles cluttered the...

Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

Friday, 9 November 2018, 12:24 Last update: about 3 days ago

A knife-wielding man stabbed three people, one fatally, in Australia's second-largest city on Friday in an attack police linked to terrorism. The attack during the afternoon rush hour brought...

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