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STRASBOURG, France | Officials: Strasbourg market attack suspect killed

STRASBOURG, France — The man authorities believe killed three people during a rampage near a Christmas market in Strasbourg died Thursday in a shootout with police at the end of a two-day manhunt, French authorities said. The Paris prosecutor’s office, which handles terror cases in France, formally identified the man killed in the eastern French … Continue reading STRASBOURG, France | Officials: Strasbourg market attack suspect killed

WASHINGTON | Fudge once wrote letter of support for stabbing suspect

WASHINGTON  — Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge of Ohio, who is considering a run for speaker of the House, is walking back her past support for a man suspected of stabbing his ex-wife on Saturday. Fudge was among several officials who wrote letters of support over recent years for Lance Mason, a former county judge and … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Fudge once wrote letter of support for stabbing suspect

MOSCOW | Russian, US officials say space cooperation remains strong

MOSCOW — Russian and U.S. space officials hailed the joint work of their programs Monday and said cooperation remains strong despite political tensions between their countries. Roscosmos director Dmitry Rogozin and Bill Gerstenmaier, head of NASA’s human explorations and operations, said after a conference marking the 20th anniversary of the International Space Station that their … Continue reading MOSCOW | Russian, US officials say space cooperation remains strong

TEHRAN, Iran | Report: Iran arrests 4 workers protesting unpaid salaries

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency is reporting that the country’s authorities have detained four workers protesting not having been paid their salaries for months in the southwestern province of Khuzestan. The Sunday report says that in recent days many people have attended the demonstrations at the Haft Tapeh Sugar Cane Mill in … Continue reading TEHRAN, Iran | Report: Iran arrests 4 workers protesting unpaid salaries