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Trump looks for friendlier European welcome in Poland

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is headed back to Europe hoping to receive a friendly welcome in Poland despite lingering skepticism across the continent over his commitment to NATO, his past praise of Russian President Vladimir Putin and his…

North Korea Missile

North Korea claims it has successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) for the first time, saying the weapon could "reach anywhere in the world." Tuesday morning's missile test, which was conducted on the orders of the country's leader, Kim…

Paddington Bear Creator Dies at 91

(CNN) - Michael Bond, the creator of the popular children's character Paddington Bear, has died at the age of 91. His publisher Harper Collins made the announcement on Facebook. Bond died at home on Tuesday following a short illness. "A…

Chernobyl Nuclear Plant Hit by Cyber Attack

(CNN) - A number of companies and agencies across Europe reported that they were under a cyber attack on Tuesday, including the Chernobyl nuclear site. The virus reportedly hit systems monitoring radiation at the site of the former nuclear power…

Takata Files for Bankruptcy Protection

(CNN) - Japanese airbag maker "Takata" is filing for bankruptcy. The company has been struggling since its defective airbags led to recalls of tens of millions of vehicles. The airbags can explode and send shrapnel into drivers and passengers. They…

One Killed And 10 Injured In London Mosque Terror Attack

At least one person died and eight are in hospital after a van slammed into a crowd of worshipers near a mosque in Finsbury Park, north London, just after midnight Monday morning. A 48-year-old man was arrested at the scene,…

Teens Rescued After 3 Days in Paris Catacombs

(CNN) - Two teenagers ended a trip to the catacombs under Paris with a trip to the hospital. The 16-year old and 17-year-old boys spent three days lost in what was once known as the "empire of the dead." The…

Former NBA player Rodman is back in North Korea

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Dennis Rodman, the former NBA bad boy who has palled around with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, flew to Pyongyang on Tuesday on a trip he says he hopes will "open a door" for…

Uber Criticized for Surge Pricing After London Attacks

(CNN) - This weekend's deadly terror attacks in London led to an online stream of backlash for Uber. Users complained on social media that the ride sharing app took too long to deactivate its "surge pricing" feature for people trying…