Four in custody after blast kills 2

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian news agency says four suspects are in custody in connection with a deadly explosion today in Ukraine’s seco…

Egypt’s president raises cigarette tax

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt said Sunday it will raise the sales tax on both local and imported cigarettes as it confronts a major budget deficit. The…

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Attacks kills 19 people in Iraq

Multiple bombings killed 19 people on Sunday in Iraq, as police found four bodies with gunshots wounds in the capital.