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  • Spanish court convicts Catalan leaders for secession attempt

    Riot police charged at protesters outside Barcelona’s airport Monday after the Supreme Court sentenced 12 prominent Catalan separatists to lengthy prison terms for their roles in a 2017 push for the wealthy Spanish region’s independence. Interested in Spain? Add […]

  • Ukraine’s president calls for calm at nationalists’ march

    Ukraine’s president is urging participants in a nationalist march Monday to avoid violence, amid growing anger at his peace plan for the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. Kyiv is deploying thousands of police to watch over the march, expected […]

  • The Latest: Welcome back Tyreek Hill to Kansas City offense

    The Latest on the NFL’s Week 6 (all times EDT): ——— 1:15 p.m. Welcome back, Tyreek Hill. The Chiefs’ two-time All-Pro outjumped Texans cornerback Phillip Gaines and safety Justin Reid to haul in a 46-yard touchdown reception to punctuate […]

  • Latest: Southern California wildfire is now 33% contained

    The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local): 8:45 p.m. The Los Angeles County Fire Department says the wildfire in the San Fernando Valley is now 33% contained. The wildfire covers 12 square miles (31 square kilometers.) The […]

  • ‘Joker’ tops box office again, beats ‘Addams Family’

    The first weekend was no fluke: “Joker” is a hit. The R-rated comic book villain origin story had a phenomenal second weekend at the box office, topping the charts once more over newcomers such as the animated “The Addams […]