2018 G20 Buenos Aires summit
Deputy US Trade Representative Dennis Shea will represent the United States at a Group of 20 trade ministers meeting in Mar del Plata, Argentina, on Friday, the USTR office said on Wednesday.
2017–18 Iranian protests
Iranian Kurdish shopkeepers on Wednesday launched a strike against the executions of Kurdish activists and the bombing of Iranian Kurdish opposition parties in Koya.
Treaty on European Union
MEPs vote 448 to 197 to start punitive procedures against Hungary for moves against EU's 'democratic values'.
An unidentified gunman shot and killed five people in a series of shootings on Wednesday in Southern California before taking his own life, police said.
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2018 Atlantic hurricane season
Charleston International Airport said it anticipates its runways to close by midnight Wednesday. But some airlines were already announcing plans to cease operations.
At least 20 people were killed in central Mali when a truck fell into a river after a suspected brake failure, the Malian government said on Wednesday.
At least 14 people, mostly elderly villagers, died when the brakes of an overloaded passenger van failed while traveling on a winding road, sending it down a ravine in a mountain province in the northern Philippines, police said Wednesday.
French railway operator SNCF said Wednesday it was planning to introduce prototypes of driverless mainline trains for passengers and freight by 2023, and include them in scheduled services in subsequent years.
War in Afghanistan
At least 68 killed and 165 injured in attacks targeting demonstrators and schools in eastern Nangarhar province.
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