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Russia: Embassy coke bust shows our mission's strength

A spokeswoman for Russia's Foreign Ministry is brushing off suggestions that the discovery of hundreds of kilograms (pounds) of cocaine in a school attached to Moscow's Argentina embassy harms the mission's reputation

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Turkish court rules 3 academics committed terror propaganda

Turkey's official news agency says a court has convicted three academics who signed a peace petition of committing terror propaganda, but deferred final verdict

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: More lawmakers want Missouri governor to leave

The number of lawmakers demanding that Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens resign continues to grow following his indictment stemming from an extramarital affair

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Brexit is already causing a drop in EU migration to UK

Brexit is a little more than a year away but there is mounting evidence it's already having a major impact on the number of European citizens looking to live and work in Britain

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Social media helps French police find WWI soldier's relative

A fallen soldier's letter from World War I that was discovered in France touched authorities so much they launched a successful search for the fallen soldier's living relatives

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Missouri governor defiant after indictment linked to affair

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicts him for felony invasion of privacy

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: $510 million pledged for West Africa's Sahel

The Latest: $510 million pledged at EU summit for West Africa's Sahel in security, development

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Stocks mixed as Wall Street seen edging higher

Stock markets slip in Europe, but Wall Street is expected to rise on the open and Asian indexes closed higher

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Zagitova edges Medvedeva to win women's figure skating gold

Zagitova edges Medvedeva to win women's figure skating gold; Russians advance to final of men's hockey tournament at Olympics

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

BMW plans to build battery electric Minis in China

German automaker BMW says it's in talks to build battery electric models of its Mini cars in China, which would be the first time the iconic cars have been made outside Europe

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Building starts on Afghan leg of Turkmenistan gas pipeline

Construction has begun on the Afghanistan stretch of an ambitious pipeline that is to carry natural gas from Turkmenistan to Afghanistan, Pakistan and India

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Af-Pak officials inaugurate long-awaited gas pipeline

Afghanistan's president and Pakistan's prime minister were on hand for the launch of a gas pipeline that will feed Turkmenistan gas to Afghanistan, on to Pakistan and eventually to India

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press