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Anjem Choudary leaves a bail hostel in north London after his release from Belmarsh Prison, Friday Oct. 19, 2018. A radical Islamic preacher was released from a British prison Friday after serving less than half of a 5-1/2-year prison sentence for encouraging support for the Islamic State group. (David Mirzoeff/PA via AP)
Radical preacher Anjem Choudary released from UK prisonAnjem Choudary, a radical preacher convicted of inviting support for the Islamic State group, has been released from prison.
The Associated Press24 minutes ago
Wife of ex-Interpol president wary of Chinese envoysThe wife of the former Interpol president who is being held in China on bribery charges says she has been contacted by Chinese diplomats, who have told her they're holding a letter from him for her
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Financial watchdog: Regulate cryptocurrencies now, or elseA global financial body says governments worldwide must establish rules for virtual currencies like bitcoin to stop criminals from using them to launder money or finance terrorism
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
State media: Turkish prosecutors are questioning Saudi consulate employees over missing journalistState media: Turkish prosecutors are questioning Saudi consulate employees over missing journalist
The Associated Press43 minutes ago
Turkey asks Albania to close US-based cleric's businessesTurkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says he expects Albania to close all businesses owned by Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based Turkish cleric they blame for an attempted coup two years ago
The Associated Press52 minutes ago
3 crewmembers die on board Iranian ship, 8 hospitalizedAzerbaijani health officials say three members of an Iranian ship crew have died and another eight have been hospitalized with acute poisoning
The Associated Press1 hour ago
EU top court tells Poland to suspend supreme court measureThe European Union's top court has ruled that Poland must immediately suspend the politically-charged measures relating to the lowering of retirement age for supreme court judges in a move bound to worsen relations between the two
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Daimler lowers profit outlook for year on diesel issuesGerman automaker Daimler lowered its profit outlook for the year and reported reduced third-quarter profits due to regulatory and diesel emissions issues
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Global government body warns Iran on terrorism financingA global financial body has given Iran until February to crack down on terrorism funding or risk deeper economic isolation
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Taxi drivers drive slowly through the capital city downtown causing a traffic jam in protest against low earnings and competition from unlicensed companies, in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
Poland: Local races offer gauge of ruling party's supportLocal elections on Sunday are expected to measure popular support for Poland's conservative ruling party, whose policies have produced street protests and repeated clashes with European Union leaders
The Associated Press1 hour ago
China's Prime Minister Li Keqiang, right, participates in a meeting on the sidelines of an EU-ASEM summit in Brussels, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. EU leaders meet with their Asian counterparts Friday to discuss trade, among other issues. (Piroschka van de Wouw, Pool Photo via AP)
European, Asian leaders want free trade, push back at TrumpEuropean and Asian leaders have pledged their support for free trade at a meeting that underscored trade tensions with U.S. President Donald Trump
The Associated Press1 hour ago
China's Prime Minister Li Keqiang, left, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe look up during a group photo at an EU-ASEM summit in Brussels, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. EU leaders met with their Asian counterparts Friday to discuss trade, among other issues. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
EU, Asia leaders underline support for Iran nuclear dealEuropean and Asian leaders are giving their backing to the Iran nuclear deal, saying the pact is good for global security but also noting that it's important to respect international agreements
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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