US Envoy, Seoul Presidential Official Talk Trump-Kim Summit
South Korea says the U.S. special envoy for North Korea has met with Seoul’s presidential national security adviser to discuss a planned second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
France Launches Airstrikes at Armed Libyan Group in Chad
France’s Defense Ministry says French armed forces have intervened in northern Chad and launched airstrikes at an armed group coming in from Libya.
EU Inspectors in Poland After Export of Meat From Sick Cows
European Union investigators are starting a weeklong visit to Poland after reports that sick cows were illegally slaughtered and thousands of kilograms (pounds) of the meat were exported to more than a dozen countries.
The Latest: Germany Recognizes Venezuela’s Guaido as Leader
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Deadly Car Bomb Blast in Somalia’s Capital, Say Police
At least seven people died in a powerful car bomb explosion in Somalia’s capital Monday, said a senior police officer.
European Nations Recognize Guaido as Venezuelan Leader
Spain, France and Sweden have all announced that they are recognizing Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the country’s interim president and are urging him to hold a new presidential election.
Protesters Across Russia Rally Against Taking Moscow Trash
Protesters have rallied in more than a dozen Russian cities and towns against waste management plans that foresee Moscow sending its trash to poorer — and often pristine — northern areas.
Candidates Register for 1st Thai General Election Since Coup
Candidates in Thailand’s first general election since the military seized power in 2014 have begun registering, as supporters wave banners and chant slogans in public political activity that until recently was illegal.
The Latest: Watchdog Urges Pope to Press UAE on Human Rights
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Princeton’s Alarie Scores 45, Sets Ivy Single-Game Record
Bella Alarie starred on Broadway.