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Zimbabwe Ruling-Party Leaders Gather to Decide Mugabe's Fate

Zimbabwe Ruling-Party Leaders Gather to Decide Mugabe's Fate

Zimbabwe’s ruling-party elite are set to seal an end to President Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule Sunday, a day after tens of thousands of people cheered his imminent downfall on the streets of Harare.
The Latest on the Political Turmoil in Zimbabwe

The Latest on the Political Turmoil in Zimbabwe

Harare, Zimbabwe (AP) -- The Latest on Zimbabwe's political turmoil (all times local):
Chile Votes in Election Likely to Usher Pinera Back to Power

Chile Votes in Election Likely to Usher Pinera Back to Power

Chile voted Sunday in an election that is likely to usher billionaire Sebastian Pinera back into the presidency on pledges to cut taxes and double economic growth, though he probably won’t win by
Hammond Vows to Boost U.K. Homebuilding in Budget

Hammond Vows to Boost U.K. Homebuilding in Budget

U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond will announce a plan to increase house building by almost 40 percent as his Conservative Party seeks to woo younger voters with promises to give them
U.S. General Says Trump Order for Nuclear Strike Can Be Refused

U.S. General Says Trump Order for Nuclear Strike Can Be Refused

Halifax, Nova Scotia (AP) -- The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command said Saturday an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that
Gerry Adams Lays Out Plan to Step Down as Leader of Sinn Fein

Gerry Adams Lays Out Plan to Step Down as Leader of Sinn Fein

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams laid out plans to stand down after more than three decades at the helm of the party, which campaigns for a united Ireland.
Merkel Bid for New Coalition Hangs by Thread in Party Talks

Merkel Bid for New Coalition Hangs by Thread in Party Talks

Talks aimed at paving the way for German Chancellor Angela Merkel to unite four parties into her next governing coalition were on a knife’s edge as the clock ticked toward a Sunday deadline to avert a
Turkey Starts Probe on U.S. Attorneys Before Zarrab Trial Begins

Turkey Starts Probe on U.S. Attorneys Before Zarrab Trial Begins

Istanbul’s top prosecutor has launched an unprecedented probe into counterparts in the U.S., ahead of a high-profile trial centered on a businessman accused of evading sanctions against Iran.
Coal Back as Flashpoint in Climate-Change Fight

Coal Back as Flashpoint in Climate-Change Fight

Coal emerged as the surprise winner from two weeks of international climate talks in Germany, with leaders of the host country and neighboring Poland joining Donald Trump in support of the dirtiest
Mugabe Era Winds Down as Ruling Party Backs His Ouster

Mugabe Era Winds Down as Ruling Party Backs His Ouster

Tens of thousands of jubilant Zimbabweans joined rallies on Saturday to celebrate the imminent departure of President Robert Mugabe, the only leader they’ve known since independence in 1980.
Saudi Official Says Graft Settlements Could Recover $100 Billion

Saudi Official Says Graft Settlements Could Recover $100 Billion

Saudi authorities estimate they may be able to recover between $50 billion and $100 billion from settlement agreements with suspects detained in an anti-corruption crackdown that has implicated

North Korea Says China Stressed `Friendly Relations' in Talks

China’s special envoy stressed his country’s stance to steadily develop “traditional friendly relations” with North Korea during talks with one of the most senior officials in the Workers’ Party of
Macron Seeks to Quell Iran Furor, Avoids Taking Sides With Saudi

Macron Seeks to Quell Iran Furor, Avoids Taking Sides With Saudi

French President Emmanuel Macron sought to quell a mounting dispute with Iran, vowing not take sides in a regional conflict between the Shiite country and its Sunni rival Saudi Arabia.
Climate Envoys Step Up Pace of Work Without Support From Trump

Climate Envoys Step Up Pace of Work Without Support From Trump

Envoys from almost 200 nations agreed to step up the pace of their work on reining in global warming even without additional help from the world’s richest polluter.
Lebanese Premier Set to End Two-Week Exile After Paris Trip

Lebanese Premier Set to End Two-Week Exile After Paris Trip

Prime Minister Saad Hariri plans to return to Lebanon in time for independence celebrations on Nov. 22 after a two-week absence sparked concern that his country may once again turn into a battleground
Trump Disaster Assistance Request Draws Bipartisan Criticism

Trump Disaster Assistance Request Draws Bipartisan Criticism

A White House request for $44 billion in disaster aid came under intense criticism from Republicans and Democrats, making it likely Congress will provide a higher level of aid for Puerto Rico, Texas
U.S. Stands Fast on Cutting Trade Deficit in New Nafta Wish List

U.S. Stands Fast on Cutting Trade Deficit in New Nafta Wish List

The Trump administration reiterated its goal to reduce the trade deficit with its Nafta partners in revised negotiating objectives, while adding in proposals it made during talks that were opposed by
Merkel Keeps Door Open to Macron on Euro in German Talks

Merkel Keeps Door Open to Macron on Euro in German Talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is keeping the door open to French calls for strengthening the euro area’s defenses against crises as she negotiates a coalition pact for her next government, according
Morgan Stanley MD Says Tax Reform Is Far From a Done Deal

Morgan Stanley MD Says Tax Reform Is Far From a Done Deal

Michael Zezas, Morgan Stanley managing director, discusses the GOP's tax overhaul plan with Bloomberg's Julia Chatterley and Scarlet Fu on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)