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Wednesday February 22nd, 2017 5:01PM

AP World News

UN Syria envoy not expecting breakthrough at Geneva talks
The U.N. envoy for Syria says he's not expecting any breakthroughs in the first intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N. supervision in 10 months, hoping instead to build "momentum" for an eventual peace after nearly six years of war
4:14PM ( 46 minutes ago )
Body of Egypt's so-called Blind Sheikh brought home from US
The body of a blind Egyptian cleric convicted of plotting terror attacks in New York City has been brought back to Egypt for burial after he died in a U.S. federal prison over the weekend
3:57PM ( 1 hour ago )
Warsaw lists properties that pre-WWII owners can reclaim
The city of Warsaw has begun publishing a list of properties that can be legally claimed by their pre-World War II owners _ among them Holocaust survivors and their families _ but only if they act quickly
3:42PM ( 1 hour ago )
David Bowie named as best solo male artist at Brit Awards
Britain's music industry will salute chart-topping talent and departed icons at the Brit Awards, where nominees include Drake, Beyonce and David Bowie
3:35PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Opposition wants 'direct talks' with government
A Syrian opposition official says the negotiating delegation in Geneva would like "direct" talks with representatives of the Damascus government
3:33PM ( 1 hour ago )
Mexicans weigh the daunting prospect of deportee camps
Mexicans fear deportee and refugee camps could be popping up along their northern border under the Trump administration's plan to start deporting to Mexico all Latin Americans and others who entered the U.S. illegally through Mexico
2:44PM ( 2 hours ago )
France: Le Pen aide charged in parliament jobs probe
A top aide of French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has been handed preliminary charges in an investigation into money spent on her party's European Parliament assistants.
2:30PM ( 2 hours ago )
Cyprus peace process falters after latest talks called off
Talks to reunify ethnically split Cyprus suffered another blow after the leader of the island's breakaway Turkish Cypriots backed out of a scheduled meeting
2:10PM ( 2 hours ago )
Polish leader sparks outcry with 'humane masters' claim
The leader of Poland's ruling party is facing accusations that he used offensive and divisive language when he said that members of his ruling party are "humane masters."
2:07PM ( 2 hours ago )
Vatican abuse probe of Guam archbishop heads to mainland US
Vatican officials prosecuting Guam's archbishop for alleged sex abuse have moved their investigation from the territory to Hawaii and now the mainland U.S. so they can interview potential witnesses
2:05PM ( 2 hours ago )