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Dutch King highlights Brexit uncertainty on visit to Britain10/24/2018 6:42:23 AM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands highlighted the "shadow of uncertainty" hanging over Dutch nationals living in Britain due to Brexit in an address to the British parliament on Tuesday during a two-day state visit.Exclusive: Ecuador no longer to intervene with UK for WikiLeaks Assange - foreign minister10/24/2018 6:28:19 AM - Ecuador does not plan to intervene with the British government on behalf of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in talks over his situation as an asylee in the South American country's London embassy, Ecuador's foreign minister said on Tuesday.Japan PM Abe 'relieved' at hostage's release but wants to confirm identity10/24/2018 6:13:48 AM Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday he was "relieved" that a Japanese hostage believed to have been captured in Syria three years ago had been released, but added that the government still needed to confirm the man's identity.Brazil election poll shows Bolsonaro with 57 percent versus Haddad's 43 percent10/24/2018 5:53:56 AM Brazil's far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro saw his sizeable lead narrow slightly over leftist rival Fernando Haddad in a new Ibope election poll published on Tuesday, looking at voter intentions for Sunday's run-off vote.Hurricane Willa strikes Mexico's Pacific coast10/24/2018 5:48:36 AM Hurricane Willa slammed into Mexico's Pacific coastline on Tuesday evening packing winds of 120 mph (195 kph), buffeting buildings and dumping torrential rain on tourist resorts where thousands of people had moved to safety.Second migrant caravan in Guatemala heads toward Mexico10/24/2018 5:29:50 AM A group of over a thousand Central Americans in Guatemala headed toward the Mexican border on Tuesday, as a larger caravan of migrants that has angered U.S. President Donald Trump paused in southern Mexico on its planned journey toward the U.S. border.China inks free trade agreement MOU with Palestine10/24/2018 4:37:45 AM China has signed a free trade agreement memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Palestine, China's commerce ministry said on Wednesday in a statement posted on its official website.El Salvador issues arrest order for Archbishop Romero's killer10/24/2018 4:32:27 AM A Salvadoran judge on Tuesday ordered the arrest of a former military officer suspected of ordering the 1980 killing of Archbishop Oscar Romero, a Latin American human rights icon recently named a Roman Catholic saint.Japan says journalist captured in Syria three years ago has been freed10/24/2018 4:11:05 AM A man believed to be a Japanese freelance journalist who was captured three years ago in Syria has been freed, a Japanese government spokesman said on Tuesday.Trump says Saudis staged 'worst cover-up ever' on Khashoggi; U.S. revokes visas of some Saudis10/24/2018 3:57:09 AM President Donald Trump said on Tuesday Saudi authorities staged the "worst cover-up ever" in the killing of prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi this month, as the United States vowed to revoke the visas of some of those believed to be responsible.Publicity, transport, food: migrants flock to more caravans after Trump broadsides10/24/2018 3:04:01 AM For years, an annual caravan of Central American migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. border received modest publicity until President Donald Trump condemned it in April, pitching the procession into the glare of the world's media - and into the homes of thousands of potential migrants.Four U.S. soldiers injured in collision in Norway ahead of NATO exercise10/24/2018 2:46:12 AM Four U.S. soldiers were injured in a major North Atlantic Treaty Organization exercise in Norway in an accident involving four vehicles on Tuesday, the U.S. military said.'No deal' Brexit would mean costly border disruption: UK spending watchdog10/24/2018 2:34:28 AM Companies will suffer and criminals could benefit from the inevitable border disruption that will ensue if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal, the country's public spending watchdog said on Wednesday.EU rejects Italian draft budget, setting up standoff with defiant Italy10/24/2018 2:24:23 AM The European Commission rejected Italy's draft 2019 budget on Tuesday, saying it brazenly broke EU rules on public spending, and asked Rome to submit a new one within three weeks or face disciplinary action.U.N. special envoy Jolie voices support for Venezuelan refugees10/24/2018 2:17:56 AM U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie voiced support on Tuesday for Venezuelans forced to leave their crisis-stricken homeland and thanked the South American countries hosting them.Trump calls Saudi handling of Khashoggi's killing a total fiasco10/24/2018 2:13:47 AM President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the subsequent cover-up by Saudi Arabia was "a total fiasco."Trump adviser tells Putin: We'll quit arms control treaty you're breaking10/24/2018 2:08:59 AM Washington will press ahead with a plan to quit a landmark nuclear arms control pact despite objections from Russia and some European countries, senior U.S. official John Bolton said on Tuesday, after meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin.If human rights shelved in North Korea talks, U.N. expert warns: look at Myanmar10/24/2018 1:29:14 AM A United Nations investigator voiced concern about human rights being sidelined during U.S. and South Korean talks with North Korea over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, warning on Tuesday: look at what happened in Myanmar.Saudi consulate vehicle searched in Istanbul in Khashoggi investigation: CNN Turk10/24/2018 1:28:49 AM Turkish investigators have found two suitcases and other items in a Saudi consulate car in Istanbul, as part of the investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, broadcaster CNN Turk reported on Tuesday.U.N. warns half Yemen's people could soon be on brink of famine10/24/2018 1:26:11 AM The United Nations aid chief sounded the alarm at the Security Council on Tuesday that half the population of war-torn Yemen - some 14 million people - could soon be on the brink of famine and completely relying on humanitarian aid for survival.