WORLD NEWS AS REPORTED

AP Exclusive: The sad saga of North Korea’s ATMs

THE WASHINGTON POST - 15 hours 47 min ago
No modern airport terminal is complete without an ATM, and Pyongyang’s now has two. But they don’t work — because of new Chinese sanctions, according to bank officials — and it’s not clear when they will.

AP Exclusive: The sad saga of North Korea's ATMs

AP - 15 hours 47 min ago
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — No modern airport terminal is complete without an ATM, and Pyongyang's now has two. But they don't work — because of new Chinese sanctions, according to bank officials — and it's not clear when they will. 2017-04-23T16:48:00-04:00 2017-04-23T20:48:41-04:00
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A night at a French Front National election party

BBC WORLD NEWS - 15 hours 58 min ago
Marine Le Pen's supporters in Marseille watch the results come in with great anticipation.

American monitor killed in Ukraine when mine blasts vehicle

THE WASHINGTON POST - 16 hours 17 min ago
A land mine blew up a vehicle carrying an OSCE monitoring team in the separatist Luhansk region of eastern Ukraine on Sunday, killing an American observer and wounding two European members of the mission, officials reported.

South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act

THE WASHINGTON POST - 16 hours 17 min ago
Fresh off an immense North Korean parade that revealed an arsenal of intercontinental ballistic missiles, rival South Korea and its allies are bracing for the possibility that Pyongyang’s follow-up act will be even bigger.

Macron must win big now to have a chance of fulfilling pledges

REUTERS - 16 hours 45 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - Emmanuel Macron's camp should perhaps keep the champagne on ice a little longer.

Voodoo rebels

BBC WORLD NEWS - 16 hours 53 min ago
Mass graves, child soldiers and police decapitations are all features of a little known Congolese conflict, as the BBC's Catherine Byaruhanga reports.

100 days, 100 voters

BBC WORLD NEWS - 17 hours 11 min ago
We asked 100 Americans what they think about President Trump's first 100 days.

Britain’s back in favor for corporate deals despite Brexit

THE WASHINGTON POST - 17 hours 17 min ago
Britain has reclaimed its place as one of the top five countries that firms look to make deals in, just six months after dropping off the list in the wake of the country’s surprise to leave the European Union, according to a survey released Monday.

Centrist Macron vs. far-right Le Pen in fight to lead France

AP - 17 hours 17 min ago
PARIS (AP) — Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen advanced Sunday to a runoff in France's presidential election, remaking the country's political landscape and setting up a showdown over its participation in the European Union. 2017-04-23T15:34:00-04:00 2017-04-23T19:34:18-04:00
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Messi scores last-second winner

BBC WORLD NEWS - 17 hours 27 min ago
Lionel Messi scores his 500th Barcelona goal to send them top of La Liga with a last-minute winner against Real Madrid.

Bend It Like Granny

BBC WORLD NEWS - 17 hours 45 min ago
The 98-year-old grandmother from India's Tamil Nadu state who leads a yoga dynasty.

The Latest: French candidate Macron revels at Paris eatery

AP - 17 hours 47 min ago
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the first round of France's presidential election (all times local): 2017-04-23T14:45:00-04:00 2017-04-23T18:45:31-04:00
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'You're hired Happy'

BBC WORLD NEWS - 18 hours 22 sec ago
A profile of John Timpson, the boss of family-owned shoe repair firm Timpson, which has a very unusual recruitment policy.

Geeks vs government

BBC WORLD NEWS - 18 hours 34 sec ago
The technology which underpins the internet's security has always been disputed.

Missing million

BBC WORLD NEWS - 18 hours 2 min ago
Researchers have named nearly five million victims of the Holocaust, but they are in a race against time to identify the rest, reports Raffi Berg.

The Holocaust: Hunt for a million missing names

BBC WORLD NEWS - 18 hours 2 min ago
Giselle Cycowicz’s father was murdered by the Nazis - but many victims are still to be identified.

France: 2 men charged in thwarted pre-election attack

THE WASHINGTON POST - 18 hours 17 min ago
French authorities have filed preliminary charges against two people of plotting an attack days before a tense presidential election.

France's next leader: centrist Macron vs. far-right Le Pen

AP - 18 hours 17 min ago
PARIS (AP) — Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen advanced Sunday to a runoff in France's presidential election, remaking the country's political landscape and setting up a showdown over its participation in the European Union. 2017-04-23T14:27:00-04:00 2017-04-23T18:27:57-04:00
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Colombia's ELN loses kidnap victim in jungle escape

BBC WORLD NEWS - 18 hours 31 min ago
Colombia's ELN guerrillas say a Russian-Armenian wildlife trafficker they held hostage has escaped.

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