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"With the arrival of the Charles de Gaulle warship to the Syrian shore we will organize joint military operations," a senior Russian officer says.
Extremis group publishes photo of a soda can and what appear to be other bomb components made of plastic and metal, along with picture of what it said were passports belonging to plane's passengers.
The assessment was in a report presented Wednesday by the U.N.'s International Atomic Energy Agency to members of the U.N. Security Council and a restricted number of other nations.
A second Air France flight took off from Dulles International Airport outside Washington and was diverted to Halifax on Canada's East Coast, officials said.
A night-time suicide bombing blamed on Boko Haram extremists killed 32 people and wounded 80 Tuesday at a truck stop in northeastern Nigeria, an emergency official said.
Evans Wadongo of Kenya believes that the world pays more heed to terrorist victims in Europe than in Africa, but he hopes attitudes can change.
As immigration to the U.S. shifts from Mexico to Central America, more Mayan speakers find themselves stuck without translators in the court system.
In the wake of last Friday's Paris attacks, Republicans in Congress want to stop Syrian refugees from coming into the US.
Thus far the numbers of Syrian refugees admitted to the U.S. from their war-torn homeland have been extremely limited and they are vetted in a lengthy process.
Police are still hunting for an eighth suspect. Belgium cancelled a football match and raised its security alert. Meanwhile, Secretary of State John Kerry met with French president François Hollande.
Lydia Smith, 87, is one of the 2.6 million women aged 65 and over living at or below the poverty line. Older women are more than twice as likely as men to live in poverty.
All 224 passengers and crew were killed in last month's plane crash in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
Fans seeks to boost ranking of band's song on British pop charts, as its members and recording company mourn two people associated with the band who were killed in Bataclan theater massacre.
In an emailed statement to The Associated Press, the Democratic governor says the state can help uphold America's traditional role as a place of asylum while also protecting Californians.
French President Hollande tells lawmakers he wants to bring the U.S. and Russia together in a grand coalition dedicated to smashing the Islamic State group. His remarks come as the Eiffel Tower is reopened in a display of the French flag's colors.
President Barack Obama on Monday conceded that the Paris terror attacks were a "terrible and sickening setback" in the fight against the so-called Islamic State.