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A police officer take a photo through his smartphone as they patrol past abandoned houses in Besakih which is located a few kilometers away from the mountain's slopes, Bali, Indonesia, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017.  More than 35,000 people have fled a menacing volcano on the Indonesia tourist island of Bali, fearing will erupt for the first time in more than half a century as increasing tremors rattle the region. (AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati)
Evacuations from Bali volcano swell to more than 57,000More than 57,000 people have fled the surrounds of Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali, fearing an imminent eruption
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
Residents at La Perla community in Old San Juan comfort one another as the community recovers from Hurricane Maria, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. The island territory of more than 3 million U.S. citizens is reeling in the devastating wake of Hurricane Maria. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
Feds rush aid to Puerto Rico amid growing pleas for helpFederal agencies ramp up their response to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico as the Trump administration seeks to blunt criticism its response to Hurricane Maria has been less than with other recent storms
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
FILE - This undated file photo distributed by the North Korean government shows what was said to be the test launch of an intermediate range Hwasong-12 in North Korea. The world is wondering if North Korea’s next nuclear test will involve a nuclear missile screaming over Japan after the North said it may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this image distributed by the Korean Central News Agency via Korea News Service. The content of this image is as provided and cannot be independently verified. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File)
North Korean diplomat says tweet by Trump 'declared war'North Korea's top diplomat says a weekend tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump was a "declaration of war" and North Korea has the right to retaliate by shooting down U.S. bombers, even in international airspace
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A condemned building stand after last week's 7.1 magnitude earthquake, on Lazaro Cardenas street in the Narvarte neighborhood of Mexico City, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. Search teams were still digging through dangerous piles of rubble Monday, hoping against the odds to find survivors after the Sept. 19 quake. in Mexico City, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
More buildings, perhaps lives at risk following Mexico quakeMexico City's mayor says as many as 360 buildings and homes are in danger of collapse or with major damage nearly a week after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake collapsed 38 structures
The Associated Press1 hour ago
An Iraqi Kurdish woman shows her inked finger after casting a vote during the referendum on independence from Iraq in Irbil, Iraq, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. Iraq's Kurdish region vote in a referendum on whether to secede from Iraq. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
The Latest: US 'deeply disappointed' by Iraqi Kurds voteThe U.S. says it's "deeply disappointed" that Iraqi Kurds held a referendum on independence Monday, calling the vote "unilateral."
The Associated Press2 hours ago
National Guardsmen arrive at Barrio Obrero in Santurce to distribute water and food among those affected by the passage of Hurricane Maria, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. Puerto Rico's nonvoting representative in the U.S. Congress said Sunday that Hurricane Maria's destruction has set the island back decades, even as authorities worked to assess the extent of the damage. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
Puerto Rico is in the dark in wake of Hurricane MariaIt's already been five days with no lights or air conditioning, and Puerto Rico is looking at many, many more
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Administration officials say the new measures are needed.
Trump's new travel ban: Third time the charm?The Trump administration spent months working out a new travel ban it hopes will meet Supreme Court muster; critics say it still won't fly.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
The Uber website is displayed on a phone in London, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. London's transport authority said Friday it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Uber wields new weapon in fight with London: diplomacyUber has followed a traditional playbook in its fight with London regulators but the company's new CEO is also trying diplomacy
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Pakistan's opposition leader Imran Khan speaks to the Associated Press at his residence in Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017.  The cricketing legend who could potentially be Pakistan's future prime minister, Khan says the United States should stop trying to destroy the Taliban and instead should talk to them with help from Pakistan. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)
Pakistani cricket star Khan criticizes US's Afghan policyCricket legend and potential Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan is criticizing the United States' new strategy for Afghanistan and says a continued military campaign will not solve the 16-year-old conflict in the neighboring nation
The Associated Press5 hours ago
European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, left, speaks with Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders, right, during a meeting of EU General Affairs, Article 50, ministers in Brussels on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. The European Union on Monday ramped up pressure on Britain ahead of a new round of Brexit talks, warning again that time is running out for Prime Minister Theresa May to clinch a deal. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
The Latest: UK minister in Romania for Brexit diplomacyBritish Foreign Minister Boris Johnson arrived in Romania's capital for talks on security, defense, trade and Britain's departure from the European Union
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Official: 34 inmates escape prison in eastern CongoA local official says 34 prisoners escaped a prison in eastern Congo after breaking through brick walls during heavy rains
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Venezuela: Trump acted like 'the world's emperor' at UNVenezuela's top diplomat says U.S. President Donald Trump acted "as if he was the world's emperor" at the United Nations last week
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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