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  1. Netherlands rock concert canceled amid terror threat

    08.23 / 22:02 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    A venue in Rotterdam, Netherlands, canceled a concert by a U.S. rock band after police there issued a terror alert over a suspicious van, local officials…
  2. North Korea condemns 'dangerous pranks' of U.S., South Korea

    08.23 / 19:53 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    North Korea denounced the ongoing joint U.S.-South Korea drills on the peninsula and warned Washington and Seoul not to engage in "rash…
  3. South Korea conducts civil defense drill to prepare for enemy attack

    08.23 / 18:55 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    South Korea conducted some of its most comprehensive civil defense drills in recent memory in preparation for a potential North Korea…
  4. Turkey tells U.S. defense chief of concerns about arming Syrian militia

    08.23 / 18:01 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    Amid his five-day trip to the Middle East, Pentagon chief James Mattis heard concerns in Turkey Wednesday about U.S. military support for a Syrian…
  5. North Korea discloses diagrams of new missiles Pukguksong-3, Hwasong-13

    08.23 / 18:01 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    North Korea may be dropping hints about future missiles through its latest photographs of Kim Jong Un published in state…
  6. North Korea soldiers go without food after drought hits crops

    08.23 / 17:00 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    Ordinary North Koreans are paying the price of Pyongyang's weapons development and low-ranking soldiers may be going without…
  7. New app lets parents freeze child's cellphone -- until they respond

    08.23 / 15:59 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    A British man has created something parents will love -- an app that freezes their children's cellphone until they acknowledge a call or text…
  8. Remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey to form into depression

    08.23 / 14:00 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    The NHC said the remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey have a nearly 100 percent chance of forming into a tropical depression in the southwestern Gulf of…
  9. China condemns new U.S. sanctions over North Korea

    08.23 / 13:00 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    Beijing on Wednesday condemned new U.S. sanctions against Chinese and Russian companies for allegedly helping North Korea with its nuclear…
  10. Police say headless body in Denmark belongs to missing Swedish reporter

    08.23 / 13:00 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    A headless body found in Denmark this week has been identified by police as belonging to missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who disappeared two weeks…
  11. 3 dead as Typhoon Hato hits Macau, Hong Kong

    08.23 / 11:55 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    The Chinese resort city of Macau reported three deaths and numerous power outages as Typhoon Hato struck the island with gale-force…
  12. UNICEF: Boko Haram has used 83 children as 'human bombs' in 2017

    08.23 / 03:16 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    Boko Haram, a radical Islamist group in Nigeria, has increased its use of children as suicide bombers this year, according to…
  13. Barcelona suspect tells court bigger attack was planned

    08.22 / 17:59 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    One of the suspected members in attacks in Spain told a court in Madrid on Tuesday bigger terrorism was…
  14. European Union to investigate $66B Bayer-Monsanto deal

    08.22 / 17:04 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    The European Commission announced Tuesday it has concerns about Bayer's $66 billion takeover of U.S. seed manufacturer Monsanto…
  15. Death row inmate set for lethal injection says DNA testing clears him

    08.22 / 17:04 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    Lawyers for a Missouri man set to die Tuesday are asking the Supreme Court to call off the execution -- saying new DNA evidence has exonerated him of…
  16. Monitor: U.S.-led airstrikes killed 42 civilians in Raqqa

    08.22 / 16:02 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    U.S.-led coalition airstrikes killed at least 42 people in Iraq on Tuesday -- mostly women and children,a watchdog…
  17. U.S. military leaders in Seoul: Diplomacy backed by military option

    08.22 / 16:02 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    U.S. military leaders on Tuesday stressed the importance of getting a credible military option ready to support diplomacy in resolving the North Korea…
  18. North Korea warns of 'ruthless' retaliation over South Korea-U.S. drills

    08.22 / 14:59 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    North Korea's military threatened Tuesday that it is ready to stage "ruthless" retaliation against South Korea and the U.S. over their joint military…
  19. Muslim 'instant divorce' unconstitutional, India's Supreme Court rules

    08.22 / 14:59 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    India's Supreme Court declared Islam's "instant divorce" practice unconstitutional on Tuesday after decades of campaigns by women's…
  20. U.S. soldier who defected to North Korea in 1962 dies

    08.22 / 13:58 www.upi.com Upi.com -World
    James Dresnok, a U.S. soldier who defected to North Korea in 1962, has died, his North Korean-born sons…