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With Chris Dawson’s Arrest in Sydney Killing, Others Break Silence on Teacher Misconduct

Police officers in September searching the former home of Lynette Dawson, who disappeared in 1982.CreditCreditDan Himbrecht/EPA-EFE SYDNEY, Australia — The…

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Australia’s Migrant Camps Are ‘Crime Against Humanity,’ Lawsuit Claims

Protesters in Canberra, Australia, last month demanded the resettlement of minors held in detention on Nauru.CreditCreditLukas Coch/EPA, via Shutterstock MELBOURNE,…

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Police in Australia Offer Million-Dollar Reward in Gay Man’s 1988 Death

Steve Johnson near the site in Sydney, Australia, where his brother Scott was forced off a cliff in 1988. Thirty…

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Yemen Peace Talks Begin With Agreement to Free 5,000 Prisoners

A three-year war has left much of Yemen in ruins, including the northwestern city of Saada; killed tens of thousands…

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Who Will Replace Angela Merkel as German Conservatives’ Leader?

The three leading candidates for leader of the Christian Democratic Union — Friedrich Merz, second from left, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, center,…

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Irish Lawmakers Vote to Allow Abortion, Part of Landmark Liberal Shift

A celebration in Dublin after a referendum overturned Ireland’s ban on abortion in May.CreditCreditPaulo Nunes dos Santos for The New…

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Luxembourg to Become the First Country to Offer Free Mass Transit for All

Luxembourg has the highest number of cars for its population in the European Union: 662 for 1,000 people.CreditCreditLudovic Marin/Agence France-Presse…

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Australian Government Passes Contentious Encryption Law

Opponents of the legislation said it was being rushed through Australia’s Parliament without proper consultation with the public.CreditCreditMick Tsikas/EPA, via…

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Iceland in Uproar Over Secret Recording of Politicians’ Sexist Remarks

Former Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson of Iceland apologized after he and other politicians were secretly recorded using sexist, crude…

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North Korea Is Expanding Missile Base With Eye Toward U.S., Experts Warn

North Korea is expanding a missile base that would be one of the most likely sites for deploying intercontinental ballistic…

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