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The Latest: Attackers torch refugee center in Prague

The Latest: Attackers torch refugee center in Prague

Czech police say unknown attackers have set a refugee center on fire in the Czech capital of Prague, injuring one person
Updated: 10 hours ago
Turkey under pressure as Syrians mass at border

Turkey under pressure as Syrians mass at border

Turkey has come under mounting pressure to open its border as tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing a government onslaught seek entry and the European Union calls on Ankara to grant them refuge
Updated: 10 hours ago

2 puppeteers held in Spain for allegedly praising terrorism

A Spanish court has ordered the detention of two puppeteers for allegedly praising terrorism and causing offense during a performance in Madrid
Updated: 11 hours ago
Pope's sex abuse panel tells abuse survivor to take a leave

Pope's sex abuse panel tells abuse survivor to take a leave

Pope Francis' sex abuse advisory committee has voted to temporarily sideline one of its members, a sex abuse survivor
Updated: 11 hours ago
Anti-Islam groups rally across Europe; clashes in Amsterdam

Anti-Islam groups rally across Europe; clashes in Amsterdam

Thousands are taking part in protests against Islam and immigration in several European cities
Updated: 12 hours ago
Firebrand monks a powerful force in Myanmar despite setback

Firebrand monks a powerful force in Myanmar despite setback

US researchers warn that an ultra-nationalist Buddhist group known as Ma Ba Tha is an influential force in newly democratic Myanmar despite its failure to sway national elections
Updated: 12 hours ago
Benedict Cumberbatch, Emma Watson named Oxford fellows

Benedict Cumberbatch, Emma Watson named Oxford fellows

Benedict Cumberbatch, Emma Watson named visiting fellows at Oxford college
Published: 02/06/16
Italy demands answers as student's body flown in from Cairo

Italy demands answers as student's body flown in from Cairo

Italy is demanding that Egyptian authorities swiftly determine the truth about the killing of an Italian student in Cairo
Published: 02/06/16

Austrian police: 5 skiers killed in 'massive' avalanche

Police in Austria say five skiers from the Czech Republic have been killed after being buried in a 'massive' Alpine avalanche
Published: 02/06/16

Jewish woman stabbed in Arab town in southern Israel

Police say an attacker stabbed a Jewish woman in a market in an Arab town in southern Israel, seriously wounding her before running away
Published: 02/06/16