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Iranian Kurds rally in support of Iraqi Kurdish referendum

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Irbil, Sep 26 (AP) - Thousands of Iranian Kurds poured into the streets of Iran overnight and into early Tuesday in support of the Iraqi Kurds' landmark referendum for independence from Baghdad, showing the vote's impact extends beyond Iraq's borders to its nervous neighbors.
Authorities in Iraq's semiautonomous Kurdish region put turnout at over 70 percent, showing how the nonbinding vote captured the imagination of Kurds who have longed to have a nation to call their own. When colonial...
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Iranian Kurds rally in support of Iraqi Kurdish referendum

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Irbil, Sep 26 (AP) - Thousands of Iranian Kurds poured into the streets of Iran overnight and into early Tuesday in support of the Iraqi Kurds' landmark referendum for independence from Baghdad, showing the vote's impact extends beyond Iraq's borders to its nervous neighbors.
Authorities in...
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Mexican women show resolve in quake’s aftermath

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Mexico City, Sept 26 (AP) - When a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck central Mexico, toppling buildings and leaving hundreds of people trapped, Mexicans quickly mobilized a mammoth rescue operation involving police, firefighters, soldiers and other professionals bolstered by an army of everyday...
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More buildings, perhaps lives at risk following Mexico quake

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Mexico City, Sept 26 (AP) - As many as 360 buildings and homes are in danger of collapse or with major damage in Mexico City nearly a week after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake collapsed 38 structures.
The risk of delayed collapse is real: The cupola of Our Lady of Angels Church, damaged and cracked...
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Asia learns to live with Trump rhetoric, but unease remains

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Tokyo, Sep 24 (AP) - Declare China a currency manipulator? Hasn't happened. Make Japan and South Korea pay more to host U.S. troops? Hasn't happened. Unleash fire and fury on North Korea? Hasn't happened - at least not yet.
Asia is getting used to living with Donald Trump's broadsides, though it...
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