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1 dead, dozens injured in fuel tax protests around France

1 dead, dozens injured in fuel tax protests around France

PARIS — One protester was killed and 106 others were injured at roadblocks set up around France on Saturday as citizens angry at rising fuel taxes rose up in a grassroots movement and posed a new challenge to President Emmanuel Macron.
Trump jumps in to offer aid to Democrat Pelosi's speaker bid

Trump jumps in to offer aid to Democrat Pelosi's speaker bid

WASHINGTON — Democrats won the majority. Now they just need a speaker of the House.
UK leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval

UK leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May fought back against critics of her Brexit deal Saturday, telling opponents from within her party their alternative plans for Britain's departure from the European Union wouldn't work.
Trump visits as California struggles to locate 1,000 people

Trump visits as California struggles to locate 1,000 people

PARADISE, Calif. — President Donald Trump heads to Northern California on Saturday to see firsthand the grief and devastation from the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century amid confusion over how many people remain unaccounted for.
Argentina minister says country without means to rescue sub

Argentina minister says country without means to rescue sub

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — The Argentine government acknowledged on Saturday that it lacked the proper technology to rescue the submarine found deep in the Atlantic that disappeared a year ago with 44 crew members aboard.
Iraq's president visits Iran weeks after US renews sanctions

Iraq's president visits Iran weeks after US renews sanctions

TEHRAN, Iran — Iraq's President Barham Salih began a visit to Iran on Saturday, where he pledged to improve relations less than two weeks after the United States restored oil sanctions that had been lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal.
Former investigator calls WADA's Russia decision 'cowardly'

Former investigator calls WADA's Russia decision 'cowardly'

At the same time the World Anti-Doping Agency announced changes to its governance structure, the agency's former lead investigator wrote an op-ed piece arguing its leaders should be replaced, and said the decision to reinstate Russia's suspended anti
Trump expects CIA briefing Saturday on Khashoggi killing

Trump expects CIA briefing Saturday on Khashoggi killing

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump awaited a briefing Saturday from the CIA on the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi after a U.S.
Trump says written responses go to Mueller team next week

Trump says written responses go to Mueller team next week

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he "very easily" answered written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller, though he speculated that the questions had been "tricked up" to try to catch him in a lie.
Pence, Xi trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit

Pence, Xi trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea — Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S.