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New York outlaws child marriage under 17

NEW YORK, June 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - New York, the fourth most populous state in America, updated antiquated legislation on Tuesday to outlaw children as young as 14 from ...More...

Trump calls Warmbier death a 'total disgrace'

WASHINGTON, June 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) -President Donald Trump called the death of one-time North Korean prisoner Otto Warmbier a "total disgrace" Tuesday and appeared to ta...More...

UN to vote on Sahel force after Franco-US deal

UNITED NATIONS, United States, June 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The UN Security Council will vote Wednesday on a draft resolution that would pave the way for the deployment of a...More...

Venezuela dares US to 'send in the Marines'

CANCUN, Mexico, June 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Venezuela scoffed at the US Tuesday for trying to forge a regional plan to address its raging crisis, saying the only way to mak...More...

Clashes erupt in C. Africa a day after peace deal

BANGUI, Central African Republic, June 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Intense fighting in the Central African Republic killed at least 40 people Tuesday and injured dozens more, da...More...

Brussels train station 'terrorist' bomber shot dead

BRUSSELS, June 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Belgian soldiers shot and killed a suspected "terrorist" bomber after an explosion rocked a central Brussels train station Tuesday in ...More...