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Poland to stop importing gas from Russian state provider

WARSAW, Poland — Poland's state gas company said Friday it has notified Russia’s Gazprom that it will not extend a long-term deal on gas imports when it expires in three years.
Prominent artists condemn Labour anti-Semitism

Prominent artists condemn Labour anti-Semitism

LONDON — Twenty-four prominent British writers and entertainers, including author John LeCarre and actor Simon Callow, say they won't vote for Labour Party candidates in next month's election because of the party's failure to combat anti-Semitism.
Pierce Brosnan’s sons named Golden Globe Awards ambassadors

Pierce Brosnan’s sons named Golden Globe Awards ambassadors

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Pierce Brosnan’s sons have been chosen as the Golden Globe ambassadors to assist with the glitzy awards ceremony.
Amid Gaza fighting, Israel could face questions on tactics

Amid Gaza fighting, Israel could face questions on tactics

GAZA, Palestinian Territory — Residents say the airstrike came without warning: With fighting raging between Israel and Islamic Jihad militants throughout Gaza, two loud blasts shook the night, destroying the Abu Malhous home and killing eight member
AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

MEXICO CITY — Bolivia’s Evo Morales on Friday called for the United Nations, and possibly Pope Francis, to mediate in the Andean nation’s political crisis following his ouster as president in what he called a coup d’etat that forced him into exile in
Student opens fire in California high school, killing 2

Student opens fire in California high school, killing 2

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two students and wounding three others before shooting himself in the head on his 16th birthday, authorities said.
Colombia adoptees find family decades after volcano tragedy

Colombia adoptees find family decades after volcano tragedy

BOGOTA — Jenifer de la Rosa was just a week old when Colombia’s Nevado del Ruiz volcano exploded, unleashing a wall of mud that buried an entire town and left 25,000 dead.

Amazon to protest $10B Pentagon contract won by Microsoft

SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon is protesting the Pentagon’s decision to award a huge cloud-computing contract to Microsoft, citing “unmistakable bias” in the decision.
Mo’Nique sues Netflix for discrimination in show offer

Mo’Nique sues Netflix for discrimination in show offer

LOS ANGELES — Mo’Nique sued Netflix on Thursday for race and sex discrimination in its offer for a proposed comedy special, accusing the streaming service of giving her a lowball offer that was part of a larger company tendency to underpay black wome

Pelosi says agreement on revamped NAFTA ‘imminent’

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she wants to see Congress pass President Donald Trump’s revamped North American free trade deal this year. In a news conference Thursday, the California Democrat said an agreement on the pact is “imminent.