Full story - April 23, 2018
Demonstrators shout next to a burning barricade as they take part in a protest over a controversial reform to the pension plans of the Nicaraguan Social Security Institute (INSS) in Managua, Nicaragua April 21, 2018.
Protests began last week after the government of President Daniel Ortega, a former leftist guerrilla leader whom critics accuse of trying to build a family dictatorship, launched a plan to overhaul the Central American country's welfare system.
Full story - April 23, 2018
A South Korean soldier works on a stack of loudspeakers used for propaganda purposes near the demiltarized zone.
South Korea halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border with North Korea on Monday, aiming to set a positive tone ahead of the first summit in a decade between their leaders as the US president cautioned the nuclear crisis was far from resolved.
Full story - April 22, 2018
Red beret-wearing Armenian law enforcement officers detain a man during a protest.
Armenian police detained three opposition leaders on Sunday and held nearly 200 protesters during the latest demonstrations against the appointment of the former President Serzh Sarksyan as prime minister.
Full story - April 22, 2018
A man points left to a car that shows the impact of a bomb blast in Kabul.
A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a voter registration center in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least 52 people and wounding more than 100, in the most serious attack yet on preparations for elections scheduled for October.
Full story - April 21, 2018
DJ Avicii performs while bright lights shine behind him during a concert at Brooklyn's Barclay's Center in New York.
Swedish DJ and record producer Avicii, one of the biggest stars of EDM, was found dead on Friday at the age of 28, his US publicist said.
Full story - April 21, 2018
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sits at a desk in the nearground and watches a missile launch in the distance.
North Korea said on Saturday it would immediately suspend nuclear and missile tests, scrap its nuclear test site and instead pursue economic growth and peace, ahead of planned summits with South Korea and the United States.
Full story - April 20, 2018
Students gather for a rally in Washington Square Park, as part of a nationwide walk-out of classes to mark the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School mass shooting, in New York City on April 20, 2018.
Organizers said students from more than 2,600 schools and institutions planned to take part.
Full story - April 20, 2018
nukes
William Potter, director of the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies, told Reuters: “We are in a much more dangerous situation today than we were in the Cold War.”
Full story - April 20, 2018
caravan
Since peaking at around 1,500 people, the so-called migrant "caravan" has dwindled under pressure from Trump and Mexican migration authorities, who vowed to separate those migrants with a right to stay in Mexico from those who did not.
Full story - April 20, 2018
President Donald Trump greets Director of the FBI James Comey as Director of the Secret Service Joseph Clancy (L), watches at the White House.
Former FBI Director James Comey in memos recounting conversations with President Donald Trump last year said Trump repeatedly raised concern over salacious allegations in an intelligence dossier, the need for loyalty and ferreting out leakers.

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