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Europe {AP}
Czech PM to face no-confidence vote over subsidy scandal
PRAGUE (AP) The Czech coalition government led by populist Prime Minister Andrej Babis will face a parliamentary no-confidence vote over European Union subsidies paid to his former business empire.
4 hrs ago | AP site

Spain smashes prostitution ring that duped Ukrainian women
MADRID (AP) Spanish police say they have freed 11 women, most of them Ukrainian, who traveled to Spain thinking they were taking jobs as hotel chambermaids but were forced to work as prostitutes.
5 hrs ago | AP site

Russia moves closer to pulling out of arms treaty with US
MOSCOW (AP) Russia has moved closer to suspending its participation in a key nuclear arms treaty.
5 hrs ago | AP site

Roma leave 2 Russian villages after fatal brawl
MOSCOW (AP) Russian officials say all the Roma families in two villages have left after a large brawl that left one person dead.
19 hrs ago | AP site

Florida effort to block election hacking gets extra $2M
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) Florida's county elections departments will retain $2.3 million in unspent grant money aimed at stopping cyber-attacks on the state's voting system, Gov.
20 hrs ago | AP site

North Macedonia police detain 50 migrants within days
SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) Police in North Macedonia say they apprehended 50 Europe-bound migrants who allegedly entered the country from Greece.
2 days ago | AP site

North Macedonia police detain 50 migrants within days
SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) Police in North Macedonia say they apprehended 50 Europe-bound migrants who allegedly entered the country from Greece.
2 days ago | AP site

Russians keep heat on police after reporter's case closed
MOSCOW (AP) About 1,500 people in Moscow have demonstrated against police abuse of power in the wake of a prominent Russian journalist's arrest on drug-dealing charges that the government admitted days later had no basis.
2 days ago | AP site

Russians keep heat on police after reporter's case closed
MOSCOW (AP) About 1,500 people in Moscow have demonstrated against police abuse of power in the wake of a prominent Russian journalist's arrest on drug-dealing charges that the government admitted days later had no basis.
2 days ago | AP site

Blackhawks acquire D Maatta in trade with Penguins
CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired defenseman Olli Maatta in a trade with the Pittsburgh Penguins for forward Dominik Kahun and a fifth-round pick in this year's draft.
2 days ago | AP site

Diplomats: Europeans weigh sanctions on Venezuela's Maduro
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) The Associated Press has learned that major European nations are considering imposing sanctions on Venezuela's Nicol??s Maduro and several top officials for their recent crackdown on political opponents.
3 days ago | AP site

German stunt pilot killed as plane plunges into Polish river
WARSAW, Poland (AP) A German pilot of a small stunt plane was killed Saturday after his aircraft plunged into the Vistula River during a performance at an air show in central Poland, firefighters said.
3 days ago | AP site

Moldova's new PM vows to boost EU ties, bring justice
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) Moldova's new prime minister vowed Saturday to advance relations with the European Union and bring to justice all those responsible for abuse of power, including the most powerful oligarch in the ex-Soviet republic.
3 days ago | AP site

Dems accelerate election security push after Trump comments
WASHINGTON (AP) Alarmed by President Donald Trump's willingness to accept foreign dirt on a political opponent, House Democrats are accelerating their efforts to strengthen election security ahead of the 2020 campaign.
4 days ago | AP site

Coyotes sign Lyubushkin to 1-year deal
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) The Arizona Coyotes have signed defenseman Ilya Lyubushkin to a one-year contract.
4 days ago | AP site

North Carolina wants to know who owns voting-machine makers
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) North Carolina won't clear voting-machine makers to sell their systems to county elections boards until it learns more about who owns them, the state's elections board chairman said Friday.
4 days ago | AP site

UN: Bosnia moves migrants to area infested with land mines
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) The U.N. office in Bosnia said Friday that authorities in the country have transferred 282 migrants who were squatting illegally in the northwestern town of Bihac to a tent camp near an area infested with land mines left over from a 1990s war.
4 days ago | AP site

Moldova caretaker govt to resign but demands an early vote
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) A caretaker government in Moldova on Friday announced its resignation in order to end a power struggle that has heightened political tensions in the impoverished ex-Soviet republic.
4 days ago | AP site

Russian fire teams save 300 cats from burning animal shelter
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) Russian emergency workers have rescued hundreds of cats and several dogs from a fire that engulfed an animal shelter.
4 days ago | AP site

Serb leader urges Trump to bring Kosovo back to negotiating
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) Serbia's leader hailed Donald Trump's unorthodox ways of dealing with political problems, urging the U.S. president on Friday to put pressure on Kosovo to return to negotiations amid a months-long deadlock in the talks between the wartime foes.
4 days ago | AP site