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This is an undated photo released by the Metropolitan Police of Khalid Masood. Authorities identified Masood,  a 52-year-old Briton as the man who mowed down pedestrians and stabbed a policeman to death outside Parliament in London, saying he had a long criminal record and once was investigated for extremism — but was not currently on a terrorism watch list.  (Metropolitan Police via AP)
London attacker cheerful, joking on eve of deadly rampageTwice convicted of violent crimes, the London attacker spent years behind bars and gained a reputation for drinking and an unpredictable temper
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People look at floral tributes to victims of Wednesday's attack on Parliament Square outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Friday March 24, 2017. On Thursday authorities identified a 52-year-old Briton as the man who mowed down pedestrians and stabbed a policeman to death outside Parliament in London, saying he had a long criminal record and once was investigated for extremism — but was not currently on a terrorism watch list. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
The Latest: UK honors lawmaker who tried to save policemanA lawmaker who battled to save the life of a police officer stabbed in the Parliament attack has been honored with an appointment as an adviser to Queen Elizabeth II
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Pope Francis poses with the heads of State and of the EU institutions for a family photo in the Sistine Chapel at the end of an audience at the Vatican, Friday, March 24, 2017. The pontiff is receiving leaders of EU countries the day before an European Union summit in Rome to highlight the 60th anniversary of the bloc's foundation on March 25, 2017. (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Via AP)
EU leaders converge on Rome to rekindle sense of unityPosing with Pope Francis in front of Michelangelo masterpiece "The Last Judgment" at the Vatican, European Union leaders have started their weekend pilgrimage to Rome
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this photo released by Proactiva Open Arms NGO on Friday, March 24, 2017 a sunken rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea off the Libyan coast, during a search and rescue operation by Spanish NGO Proactiva Open Arms. A Spanish aid organization says it fears hundreds of migrants may have died off the coast of Libya after five bodies were found near two capsized boats and the search for a third vessel reported missing had so far proved futile. (Proactiva Open Arms via AP)
Aid group fears hundreds of migrants drowned off LibyaA Spanish aid organization said Friday that it feared hundreds of migrants may have died off Libya's coast, while Turkish media reported that 11 migrants died after a boat sank in the Aegean
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Photographers take pictures of conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon as he stands in front of a beach in Anglet, southwestern France, Friday, March 24, 2017. The clash between the Socialist Hollande and right-wing Francois Fillon threatens to further stain the French presidential campaign, already colored by a stream of corruption scandals and voter frustration with the political establishment. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)
French president denounces rival's claims of dirty tricksFrench President Francois Hollande has vigorously denounced suggestions by the conservative presidential hopeful that he is trying to discredit political rivals behind the scenes by using dirty tricks
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 22, 2017 file photo, from right, Russian President Vladimir Putin, former French Prime Minister Francois Fillon and businessman Fouad Makhzoumi pose for photographers during their meeting on the sidelines of an economic forum in St. Petersburg, Russia. The Kremlin is dismissing a report that French presidential candidate Francois Fillon made 50,000 euros to set up a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and a Lebanese oil magnate Fouad Makhzoumi at an economic forum in 2015. (Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
Putin meets Le Pen, denies French election interferenceRussian President Vladimir Putin has held a surprise meeting with France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen and dismissed suggestions that Russia aims to influence the election in her favor
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel is welcomed by Prefect of the Pontifical household Georg Gänswein as he arrives at the Vatican for a meeting with Pope Francis, Friday, March 24, 2017. Leaders of EU and heads of EU institutions were received by Pope Francis ahead of an EU anniversary summit. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Luxembourg leader urges Trump to value EU relations moreAP Interview: The leader of European Union founding nation Luxembourg is warning U.S. President Donald Trump that if he turns a cold shoulder on the EU it will be "a lose-lose situation" for both sides on the Atlantic
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Cyprus: gas search will continue despite Turkish 'threats'Cyprus says a search for oil and gas off its shores will "resolutely continue" after Turkey said that it would "take all necessary measures" to protect its own interests and those of breakaway Turkish Cypriots in the eastern Mediterranean
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2017 file photo, French President Francois Hollande, left ,talks with Francois Fillon, the conservative candidate for the French presidential elections, during the annual dinner of the Representative Council of France's Jewish Associations (CRIF) in Paris. Hollande is vigorously denouncing suggestions by conservative presidential hopeful Fillon that Hollande has a "cabinet noir" to discredit political rivals. (Christophe Petit Tesson/ Pool via AP, File)
French president denounces rival's claims of dirty tricksFrench President Francois Hollande has vigorously denounced suggestions by the conservative presidential hopeful that he is trying to discredit political rivals behind the scenes by using dirty tricks
The Associated Press2 hours ago
EDS NOTE: GRAFIC CONTENT Forensic experts and police officers work at the place of killing of former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, March 23, 2017. Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an "act of state terrorism" by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin quickly rejected. Voronenkov, who testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall, was shot dead by an unidentified gunman. (AP Photo/Andrew Kravchenko)
Ukraine: Russian agent killed Kremlin critic VoronenkovA senior Ukrainian official says the killer of Kremlin critic Denis Voronenkov, who was gunned down in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, was a Russian agent
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Italian paramilitary police ride their motorcycles in Piazza del Campidoglio Capitoline Hill next to a replica of an equastrian statue of emperor Marcus Aurelio, Friday, March 24, 2017 a day ahead of a European Union summit commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome. EU leaders are gathering in Rome for a summit to mark the EU's 60th anniversary of its founding treaty and to outline its future after Britain leaves. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
The Latest: EU sees progress in Greece's bailout talksEuropean Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says that talks between Greece and its international creditors are making "significant progress."
The Associated Press3 hours ago
File - In this Oct. 19, 2012 file photo the entrance with the inscription "Arbeit Macht Frei" (Work Sets You Free) gate of the former German Nazi death camp of Auschwitz is seen at the Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial in Oswiecim, Poland. A group of nearly a dozen people took off their clothes, killed a sheep and chained themselves together by the gate before being detained by police, Friday, March 24, 2017.  (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski,file)
Naked group stages disruption by notorious Auschwitz gateA group of 11 people took off their clothes, killed a sheep and chained themselves together by the main gate of the former Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz before being detained by police
The Associated Press4 hours ago
A new face in Belarus' anti-government protests: The poorA new wave of anti-government protests in Belarus is being fueled by the country's unemployed, who traditionally have not challenged the authoritarian regime
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Swiss find signs of spying linked to Turkish communitySwiss federal prosecutors say they have "concrete indications" pointing to alleged political espionage by people linked to the Turkish community in Switzerland
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Russia: 6 militants, 6 soldiers killed in Chechen firefightRussian authorities say six suspected militants and six soldiers were killed during a firefight in the volatile North Caucasus region
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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