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United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, center, is greeted as he arrives for a service at the Islamic Cultural Center of New York, Friday, March 22, 2019 in the wake of a white supremacist's deadly shooting spree on two mosques, March 15, in Christchurch, New Zealand. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
UN chief visits mosque, stresses sanctity of religious sitesU.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres went to the first mosque built in New York City on Friday to show solidarity with the Muslim community, urging people everywhere "to reaffirm the sanctity of all places of worship and the safety of all worshippers."
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this April 28, 2017, file photo, Garuda Indonesia planes are parked on the apron at the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Indonesia. Indonesia's flag carrier is seeking the cancellation of a multibillion-dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets, citing a loss of confidence in the model following two crashes in the space of a few months. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara, File)
Indonesian airline wants to cancel Boeing order after crashIndonesia's flag carrier is seeking the cancellation of a multibillion dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets after its passengers lost confidence with the model
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Mourners hold hands following a burial ceremony at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 22, 2019. Funerals continued following the Friday, March 15 mosque attacks where 50 worshippers were killed by a white supremacist. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)
The Latest: UN chief visits mosque and urges global safetyU.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has gone to the first mosque built in New York City to urge people "to reaffirm the sanctity of all places of worship" a week after a gunman killed 50 Muslim worshippers in New Zealand
The Associated Press5 hours ago
This undated photo released by the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency shows Roman W. Sadlowski, of Pittsfield, Mass., who was killed aboard the battleship USS Oklahoma when it was attacked in Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941 during World War II. His remains were identified in December 2018. (Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency via AP)
Massachusetts sailor who died at Pearl Harbor accounted forMilitary authorities say a sailor from Massachusetts who died during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 has been identified
The Associated Press5 hours ago
India bans pro-independence group in KashmirIndia has banned a pro-independence group in its portion of Kashmir as part of a crackdown on separatist organizations
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China to give $989 million to build new highway in Sri LankaChina has agreed to provide a loan of $989 million to Sri Lanka to build an expressway that will connect the island nation's tea-growing central region to a China-run seaport on the southern coast
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Exiled Thai leader is father of the bride ahead of electionThailand's exiled former prime minister has hosted a wedding reception in Hong Kong for his youngest daughter as he waits to see if voters in his homeland are still fans of his politics
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Thai parties hold final campaign rallies before electionThailand's main political parties hold their final major rallies ahead of Sunday's general election, urging their supporters on and highlighting policies they hope will bring them victory
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Emergency personnel wearing protective clothing prepare to work at the site of a factory explosion in a chemical industrial park in Xiangshui County of Yancheng in eastern China's Jiangsu province, Friday, March 22, 2019. The local government reports the death toll in an explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China has risen with dozens killed and more seriously injured. (Chinatopix via AP)
China chemical plant blast kills 47, injures hundreds moreAn explosion at a chemical plant that killed at least 47 people and injured hundreds of others is one of China's worst industrial accidents in recent years
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Vietnam tells monks to stop profiting from karma ritualsVietnamese authorities have ordered monks at a popular Buddhist pagoda to stop "soul summoning" and "bad karma eviction" ceremonies after an investigation found the rituals were a scam
The Associated Press8 hours ago
US forces say 2 American soldiers killed in AfghanistanUS forces say 2 American soldiers killed in combat in Afghanistan; Taliban claim heavy clashes underway in northern city
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A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, March 22, 2019. Asian markets were mostly lower on Friday as investors mulled over the possibility of a trade deal between the U.S. and China in the near future, ahead of the continuation of talks in Beijing next week. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
Stocks fall on growth worries, Brexit doubtsShares fall on Brexit doubts, weaker manufacturing in Germany, France and the Eurozone
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Italian move to join China's Belt and Road coup for BeijingDespite criticisms, Beijing has been steadily racking up adherents to its Belt and Road initiative of building a vast network of ports, bridges and power plants linking China to Europe and beyond
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Pakistan police say gunmen targeted cleric, killed 2 guardsPolice in Pakistan say gunmen have targeted prominent cleric in country's south, killing his 2 guards
The Associated Press12 hours ago
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, second right, gestures as she leaves Friday prayers at Hagley Park in Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 22, 2019. People across New Zealand are observing the Muslim call to prayer as the nation reflects on the moment one week ago when 50 people were slaughtered at two mosques. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)
Broken-hearted but not broken: New Zealand prays togetherNew Zealanders have observed the Muslim call to prayer in reflecting on the moment when 50 worshippers at two Christchurch mosques were slain
The Associated Press13 hours ago
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