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The Latest: US Air Force notes security incident at UK base

U.S. Air Force Europe says there are reports of a security incident at British air base used by the U.S. Air Force and that the situation is ongoing

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Greece: Man sentenced to 1,489 years for migrant smuggling

A court in northern Greece has sentenced 23 people to prison terms ranging from eight to 1,489 years for smuggling Iraqi and Syrian refugees into the country from the Turkish border in 2015 and 2016

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

US judge steps down after accusations of sexual misconduct

A prominent U.S. appeals court judge has announced his retirement days after women alleged he subjected them to inappropriate sexual conduct or comments

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

6 aid workers missing in South Sudan following clash

Six aid workers are missing in South Sudan after clashes broke out Sunday evening between government and opposition soldiers near the northwestern town of Raga

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

'Significant' incident at UK base used by US Air Force

British police say they are responding to 'significant' incident at a Royal Air Force based used by the U.S. Air Force

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: Operations recovering at Atlanta airport

Airport operations were resuming Monday morning in Atlanta, a day after a crippling power outage left thousands stranded

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

UN rights chief: China, White House seem 'hostile' on rights

The U.N.'s human rights chief says in a published interview that China's Communist Party has taken a "hostile position" on the universality of human rights, and "the rhetoric from the White House" is heading in the same direction

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Twitter rolls out stricter rules on abusive content

Twitter begins enforcing stricter rules on hateful and violent content

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

6 Ugandan lawmakers suspended over 'life presidency' bill

6 Ugandan opposition lawmakers have been suspended from the legislature amid heated debate over a bill to abolish the presidential age limit

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Puerto Rico gov orders review of all post-hurricane deaths

Puerto Rico's governor is ordering authorities to review all deaths reported since Hurricane Maria hit nearly three months ago amid accusations that the U.S. territory vastly undercounted storm-related deaths

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Popular S. Korean boy band member dies in possible suicide

Police say the lead singer of popular South Korean boy band SHINee has died in a possible suicide

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: Hundreds of migrants along Serbia's EU border

Several hundred migrants are camping along Serbia's borders, sleeping rough in make-shift shelters in harsh winter weather as they look for a chance to cross into neighboring European Union countries.

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press