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WATCH:  Search for missing Argentine submarine with 44 crew members onboard

WATCH: Search for missing Argentine submarine with 44 crew members onboard

The vessel was last heard from two days ago off the coast of Argentina.
Hospital says N. Korean soldier's condition stabilizing

Hospital says N. Korean soldier's condition stabilizing

Hospital officials say the condition of a North Korean soldier severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to the South is gradually improving after two surgeries
Mexico enacts law targeting disappearances

Mexico enacts law targeting disappearances

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto has signed a new law aimed at addressing the country's staggering number of unsolved disappearances
Strong earthquake jolts southwest China; no word on damage

Strong earthquake jolts southwest China; no word on damage

A strong earthquake has shaken China's Tibet region but there's no immediate word on damage or casualties.
Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria

Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria

Russia has vetoed a U.N. resolution that would extend for 30 days the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria
Officials try to identify 'John Doe' convicted in fraud case

Officials try to identify 'John Doe' convicted in fraud case

A foreign national stole an American man's identity, then lived in the U.S. for at least 20 years and committed Social Security and voter fraud, federal officials said.
Roy Moore's wife: Trump 'owes us a thank you' for diverting attention from Russia

Roy Moore's wife: Trump 'owes us a thank you' for diverting attention from Russia

The wife of the embattled Senate candidate defended him at a press conference.
101-year-old killed in California blazes told wife to flee

101-year-old killed in California blazes told wife to flee

A 101-year-old man who told his wife to flee deadly wildfires in Northern California without him last month is the latest victim to be identified by coroner's officials
Mexico: Cocaine found in apparent Social Security truck

Mexico: Cocaine found in apparent Social Security truck

Mexican authorities have seized more than 800 pounds (371 kilograms) of cocaine being transported toward the Texas border inside a truck bearing the markings of the country's Social Security Institute
Acting PM of Belize plane crash caused by passing car

Acting PM of Belize plane crash caused by passing car

The government of the tiny Central American country of Belize says its acting prime minister is safe after the small prop plane he was riding in crashed into the sea after takeoff
The Latest: 2 bystanders hurt in Greek clashes with police

The Latest: 2 bystanders hurt in Greek clashes with police

Two bystanders have been injured in clashes in Greece where youths clashed with police in the country's two largest cities.
Argentine Navy loses communication with submarine carrying crew of 44

Argentine Navy loses communication with submarine carrying crew of 44

The Navy said it had not heard from the vessel since Wednesday.
Zimbabwe president appears in public 1st time since apparent military coup

Zimbabwe president appears in public 1st time since apparent military coup

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe showed no signs of loosening his grip on power Friday as he appeared in public for the first time since an apparent military takeover.
WATCH:  Zimbabwe president appears in public first time since apparent military coup

WATCH: Zimbabwe president appears in public first time since apparent military coup

The leader showed no signs of relinquishing his decades-long grip on power.
The Latest: Lebanon PM says he is heading to Saudi airport

The Latest: Lebanon PM says he is heading to Saudi airport

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri says he is on his way to the airport, leaving Saudi Arabia two weeks after declaring his resignation from there
India, France urge action against nations that back terror

India, France urge action against nations that back terror

India and France have called for global action against countries that support, finance or shelter terrorists
Director of Puerto Rico power company resigns amid scrutiny

Director of Puerto Rico power company resigns amid scrutiny

The director of Puerto Rico's power company has resigned amid ongoing blackouts and following scrutiny of a contract awarded to Whitefish Energy Holdings Inc.
WATCH:  150,000 malnourished children in Yemen could die if left untreated, according to the UN

WATCH: 150,000 malnourished children in Yemen could die if left untreated, according to the UN

A Saudi-led military coalition's recent blockade of Yemen has prevented humanitarian aid from getting into the country, aid organizations warn.
5 killed as Kenya police clash with Odinga supporters

5 killed as Kenya police clash with Odinga supporters

At least 5 killed as Kenya police fire live rounds, tear gas in clashes with Odinga supporters
Turkish envoy: Cleric's network has infiltrated US justice

Turkish envoy: Cleric's network has infiltrated US justice

Turkey's top diplomat says the "American system" has been infiltrated by a Muslim cleric blamed for last summer's failed coup