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PARIS | Renault board: Ghosn to remain CEO while detained in Japan

PARIS— Carlos Ghosn will remain chairman and CEO of Renault despite being detained in Japan on allegations he misused assets of partner Nissan Motor Co. and under-reported millions of dollars in income. The French carmaker’s board of directors announced its decision after an emergency meeting in Paris on Tuesday. The board, however, said it was … Continue reading PARIS | Renault board: Ghosn to remain CEO while detained in Japan

BRUSSELS | The Latest: Italy’s anti-migrant minister greets refugees

BRUSSELS  — The Latest on migrants in Europe (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Italy’s hard-line interior minister has welcomed 51 refugees and asylum-seekers who arrived in Italy after being detained in Libya and then airlifted out by the U.N. refugee agency. Matteo Salvini, whose crackdown on migrants fleeing Libya aboard smugglers’ boats inflamed tensions across … Continue reading BRUSSELS | The Latest: Italy’s anti-migrant minister greets refugees

SALEM, Ore. | More crossing US-Mexico border come from far-flung lands

SALEM, Ore.— The young man traversed Andean mountains, plains and cities in buses, took a harrowing boat ride in which five fellow migrants drowned, walked through thick jungle for days, and finally reached the U.S.-Mexico border. Then Abdoulaye Camara, from the poor West African country of Mauritania, asked U.S. officials for asylum. Camara’s arduous journey … Continue reading SALEM, Ore. | More crossing US-Mexico border come from far-flung lands

ZAGREB, Croatia | UK extradites fugitive tycoon to Croatia to face charges

ZAGREB, Croatia — British authorities on Wednesday extradited Ivica Todoric, the founder of a deeply indebted food and retail company, to Croatia in a case that has shaken the Balkans. A year after Todoric was detained in London on embezzlement charges, the 67-year-old landed in Zagreb on a commercial flight from London and was escorted … Continue reading ZAGREB, Croatia | UK extradites fugitive tycoon to Croatia to face charges

LONDON  | Jaguars: 4 players detained over bill restitution in London

LONDON  — The Jacksonville Jaguars say four players were detained over restitution of a bill in London. The Jaguars (3-4) play Philadelphia (3-4) at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. The incident reportedly happened early Saturday following what typically is an off night for players. The teams says “we are aware that four of our players were … Continue reading LONDON  | Jaguars: 4 players detained over bill restitution in London

ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: Trump: I do find Saudi explanation credible

ANKARA, Turkey  — The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times local): 4:15 a.m. Asked whether he thought Saudi Arabia’s explanation for the death of Jamal Khashoggi was credible, President Trump said “I do. I … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: Trump: I do find Saudi explanation credible

TEHRAN, Iran | Iran arrests member of military over deadly Ahvaz attack

TEHRAN, Iran  — Iran’s official IRNA news agency is saying that authorities have detained a member of the military over the September attack on a military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz that killed 24 people. The Sunday report quotes judiciary spokesman Gholamhossin Mohseni Ejehi as saying prosecutors have already investigated 11 other military … Continue reading TEHRAN, Iran | Iran arrests member of military over deadly Ahvaz attack