South Korea's foreign minister, Kang Kyung-wha, is meeting with her Chinese counterpart as the countries work to repair strained relations ahead of a visit by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to Beijing next month.
Ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi says he's hopeful the European Court of Human Rights will agree that Italy violated his rights by barring him from public office, but says he'll regardless participate in Italy's upcoming electoral campaign.
One of Germany's most famous rock stars, Campino of the punk band Tote Hosen, has expressed support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel and called on her to "hang in there," after weeklong negotiations about forming a new government collapsed.
Iraqi officials have increased death toll from Tuesday's suicide attack in a contested town claimed by Baghdad and the Kurdish region to 36 people from 32. Police and health officials said Wednesday that 11 members of Iraq's security forces were dead.
A Philippine official says the government is preparing to extradite to the United States a Filipino Catholic priest who is facing charges of sexually molesting two boys in two North Dakota churches in the 1990s.
A Vancouver police officer scolded a mother for leaving her children, ages 3 and 6, in a hot car while she grocery shopped on the afternoon of July 3. Police said they received multiple emergency calls about two children, who were said to be in distress while alone inside the locked car as the alarm also went off. The mother was reportedly inside the grocery store for 20 minutes.
Police officer yells at mother for leaving children in hot car
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