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  • Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages

    Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:14 AM EST2018-02-23 05:14:44 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:36 AM EST2018-02-23 06:36:11 GMT
    (DigitalGlobe via AP). This Feb. 19, 2018, satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe, shows the village of Thit Tone Nar Gwa Son, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) north of Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar. Satellite images of Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine st...(DigitalGlobe via AP). This Feb. 19, 2018, satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe, shows the village of Thit Tone Nar Gwa Son, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) north of Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar. Satellite images of Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine st...
    Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages in vast operation human rights groups say is destroying evidence of crimes.
    Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages in vast operation human rights groups say is destroying evidence of crimes.
  • Grand Canyon helicopter crash victim dies, 3 still critical

    Grand Canyon helicopter crash victim dies, 3 still critical

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:14 PM EST2018-02-23 02:14:21 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:28 AM EST2018-02-23 06:28:39 GMT
    (Teddy Fujimoto via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2018, photo, a survivor, lower right, walks away from the scene of a deadly tour helicopter crash along the jagged rocks of the Grand Canyon, in Arizona. Authorities said Thursday, Feb. 22, that a ...(Teddy Fujimoto via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2018, photo, a survivor, lower right, walks away from the scene of a deadly tour helicopter crash along the jagged rocks of the Grand Canyon, in Arizona. Authorities said Thursday, Feb. 22, that a ...
    Authorities say a British tourist who was pulled from the wreckage of a fiery helicopter crash in the Grand Canyon died from his injuries Thursday.
    Authorities say a British tourist who was pulled from the wreckage of a fiery helicopter crash in the Grand Canyon died from his injuries Thursday.
  • Led by Gigi Hadid, next-gen supermodels fill Milan runways

    Led by Gigi Hadid, next-gen supermodels fill Milan runways

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:24 PM EST2018-02-22 18:24:53 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 1:15 AM EST2018-02-23 06:15:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Model Gigi Hadid wears a creation as part of the Fendi women's Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection, presented during the Milan Fashion Week, in Milan, Italy, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Model Gigi Hadid wears a creation as part of the Fendi women's Fall/Winter 2018-2019 collection, presented during the Milan Fashion Week, in Milan, Italy, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.
    The next generation of supermodels out in force on the second day of Milan Fashion Week.
    The next generation of supermodels out in force on the second day of Milan Fashion Week.
  • Russian indicted by US seen as doing favors for Putin

    Russian indicted by US seen as doing favors for Putin

    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:05 PM EST2018-02-22 22:05:34 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-02-23 05:49:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, file). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 file photo, businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin, left, gestures on the sidelines of a summit meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip E...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, file). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 file photo, businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin, left, gestures on the sidelines of a summit meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip E...
    The journey of Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin has led from prison to wealthy entrepreneur.
    The journey of Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin has led from prison to wealthy entrepreneur.
  • World leaders urge Syria cease-fire as fighting escalates

    World leaders urge Syria cease-fire as fighting escalates

    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:14 AM EST2018-02-22 10:14:18 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-02-23 05:49:24 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling for the European Union to step up pressure on Russia and Iran to end the violence in Syria.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling for the European Union to step up pressure on Russia and Iran to end the violence in Syria.
  • Indian partners hawk dinner talk with Trump Jr for $39,000

    Indian partners hawk dinner talk with Trump Jr for $39,000

    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:13 AM EST2018-02-22 09:13:56 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-02-23 05:49:01 GMT
    (AP Photo). The eldest son of U.S. President Donald Trump, Donald Trump Jr. , center, stands in front of Trump Towers after its inauguration in Pune, India, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Donald Trump Jr. said any talk that his family was profiting from his...(AP Photo). The eldest son of U.S. President Donald Trump, Donald Trump Jr. , center, stands in front of Trump Towers after its inauguration in Pune, India, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Donald Trump Jr. said any talk that his family was profiting from his...
    Want an evening out with Donald Trump Jr.? Sorry, even if you have an extra $39,000 it's probably too late to buy a "conversation and dinner" with the eldest son of the American president as he visits India.
    Want an evening out with Donald Trump Jr.? Sorry, even if you have an extra $39,000 it's probably too late to buy a "conversation and dinner" with the eldest son of the American president as he visits India.
  • In Syria, a father says last goodbye to dead child

    In Syria, a father says last goodbye to dead child

    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:53 AM EST2018-02-22 09:53:59 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-02-23 05:48:54 GMT
    (Ghouta Media Center via AP). This frame grab from video provided on Wednesday Feb. 21, 2018 by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ghouta Media Center, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a Syrian man...(Ghouta Media Center via AP). This frame grab from video provided on Wednesday Feb. 21, 2018 by the Syrian anti-government activist group Ghouta Media Center, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a Syrian man...
    A father saying his last goodbye to his dead child in a moment captured on video, before the shelling starts again.
    A father saying his last goodbye to his dead child in a moment captured on video, before the shelling starts again.
  • Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea wraps up Olympics

    Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea wraps up Olympics

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:54 AM EST2018-02-22 06:54:04 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-02-23 05:48:52 GMT
    Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea's 22 athletes wrap up their competition at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics without a medal _ or even a finish higher than 13th.
    Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea's 22 athletes wrap up their competition at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics without a medal _ or even a finish higher than 13th.
  • Parents: 101 Nigerian girls missing after Boko Haram attack

    Parents: 101 Nigerian girls missing after Boko Haram attack

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:24 PM EST2018-02-22 17:24:05 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-02-23 05:48:43 GMT
    Parents say 101 Nigerian girls still missing days after suspected Boko Haram attack.
    Parents say 101 Nigerian girls still missing days after suspected Boko Haram attack.
  • AP Interview: Qatari envoy calls for emergency aid to Gaza

    AP Interview: Qatari envoy calls for emergency aid to Gaza

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-02-22 16:44:03 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-02-23 05:48:41 GMT
    AP Interview: Qatar's point man for Gaza calls for urgent aid to war-torn territory, warns of possible new conflict.
    AP Interview: Qatar's point man for Gaza calls for urgent aid to war-torn territory, warns of possible new conflict.
  • UNICEF official resigns after allegations made

    UNICEF official resigns after allegations made

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:34 PM EST2018-02-22 18:34:55 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:28 AM EST2018-02-23 05:28:38 GMT
    A senior official at UNICEF has resigned after allegations of inappropriate behavior during an early stint at Save The Children.
    A senior official at UNICEF has resigned after allegations of inappropriate behavior during an early stint at Save The Children.
  • Dutch prosecutors reject calls for criminal tobacco case

    Dutch prosecutors reject calls for criminal tobacco case

    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:13 AM EST2018-02-22 09:13:53 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:28 AM EST2018-02-23 05:28:01 GMT
    Dutch prosecutors are set to announce if they will open a criminal investigation into four major tobacco companies on charges including attempted murder or manslaughter.
    Dutch prosecutors are set to announce if they will open a criminal investigation into four major tobacco companies on charges including attempted murder or manslaughter.
  • Scientists in Germany improve malaria drug production

    Scientists in Germany improve malaria drug production

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:13 AM EST2018-02-21 13:13:30 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:27 AM EST2018-02-23 05:27:53 GMT
    Scientists in Germany who developed a new way to make a key malaria drug several years ago have come up with a technique to make the process even more efficient, which should increase global access and reduce the...
    Scientists in Germany who developed a new way to make a key malaria drug several years ago have come up with a technique to make the process even more efficient, which should increase global access and reduce the cost.
  • Greek parliament to probe 10 politicians over pharma scandal

    Greek parliament to probe 10 politicians over pharma scandal

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:53 PM EST2018-02-21 20:53:52 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:27 AM EST2018-02-23 05:27:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018 file photo, a woman enters the Novartis Greek offices in Athens. Greek lawmakers are debating in Athens on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018 whether to launch an investigation into 10 se...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018 file photo, a woman enters the Novartis Greek offices in Athens. Greek lawmakers are debating in Athens on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018 whether to launch an investigation into 10 se...
    In a heated debate set to last 13 hours, Greek lawmakers were to decide on whether to launch an investigation into 10 senior politicians, including two former prime ministers, over allegations they were involved in...
    In a heated debate set to last 13 hours, Greek lawmakers were to decide on whether to launch an investigation into 10 senior politicians, including two former prime ministers, over allegations they were involved in a pharmaceutical bribery scandal.
  • Indonesia mobilizes to combat health-damaging forest fires

    Indonesia mobilizes to combat health-damaging forest fires

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:13 AM EST2018-02-21 05:13:48 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 12:27 AM EST2018-02-23 05:27:40 GMT
    Four Indonesian provinces have declared emergencies in anticipation of worsening forest fires that each year spread health-threatening haze across the region.
    Four Indonesian provinces have declared emergencies in anticipation of worsening forest fires that each year spread health-threatening haze across the region.
  • UK police probe 'racist' package sent to Harry and Meghan

    UK police probe 'racist' package sent to Harry and Meghan

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:24 AM EST2018-02-22 13:24:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:46 PM EST2018-02-23 01:46:27 GMT
    London police say are investigating after a suspicious package was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle.
    London police say are investigating after a suspicious package was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle.
  • Turkey to develop unmanned tanks, president says

    Turkey to develop unmanned tanks, president says

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:45 AM EST2018-02-21 14:45:04 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:08 PM EST2018-02-23 00:08:08 GMT
    (Pool Photo via AP). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, holding an olive branch arrives to deliver a speech at an event in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Erdogan said Turkish troops involved in the month-long offensive, codenamed 'Operat...(Pool Photo via AP). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, holding an olive branch arrives to deliver a speech at an event in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Erdogan said Turkish troops involved in the month-long offensive, codenamed 'Operat...
    Turkey's president says the country will develop unmanned tanks to minimize risk to soldiers in combat.
    Turkey's president says the country will develop unmanned tanks to minimize risk to soldiers in combat.
  • Ex-rising star of French far right steps into US limelight

    Ex-rising star of French far right steps into US limelight

    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:04 AM EST2018-02-22 16:04:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:28 PM EST2018-02-22 23:28:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Edme, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2017 file photo, then far-right National Front party regional leader for southeastern France Marion Marechal-Le Pen attends a press conference in Bayonne, southwestern France. Out of the shadows, the ...(AP Photo/Bob Edme, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2017 file photo, then far-right National Front party regional leader for southeastern France Marion Marechal-Le Pen attends a press conference in Bayonne, southwestern France. Out of the shadows, the ...
    Out of the shadows, the woman who was the rising star of France's far right National Front until she left politics is emerging on the other side of the Atlantic, stepping into the limelight as a speaker at a major...
    Out of the shadows, the woman who was the rising star of France's far right National Front until she left politics is emerging on the other side of the Atlantic, stepping into the limelight as a speaker at a major forum for American conservatives.
  • Top Greek court backs key bailout-linked development project

    Top Greek court backs key bailout-linked development project

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:24 PM EST2018-02-22 18:24:38 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:25 PM EST2018-02-22 23:25:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras waits for the arrival of the Irish President Michael D. Higgins during a welcome ceremony at Maximos Mansion in Athens, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Moody's ratings agency upgraded Greece'...(AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis). Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras waits for the arrival of the Irish President Michael D. Higgins during a welcome ceremony at Maximos Mansion in Athens, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Moody's ratings agency upgraded Greece'...
    Greece's supreme court has approved a large private urban development project on the prime seaside site of the old Athens airport, which is a key element of the country's bailout program.
    Greece's supreme court has approved a large private urban development project on the prime seaside site of the old Athens airport, which is a key element of the country's bailout program.
  • Latvian scandal exposes weakness in European oversight

    Latvian scandal exposes weakness in European oversight

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:44 AM EST2018-02-22 14:44:16 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:04 PM EST2018-02-22 22:04:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Roman Koksarov, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 file photo, Gov. of Bank of Latvia Ilmars Rimsevics holds a euro note in Riga, Lavia. The Latvian official on the European Central Bank’s top policymaking council, Ilmars Rimsevics...(AP Photo/Roman Koksarov, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 file photo, Gov. of Bank of Latvia Ilmars Rimsevics holds a euro note in Riga, Lavia. The Latvian official on the European Central Bank’s top policymaking council, Ilmars Rimsevics...
    The European Central Bank says it does not have the power to investigate money laundering in individual nations, a hint that it is up to member state Latvia to clear up its corruption scandal.
    The European Central Bank says it does not have the power to investigate money laundering in individual nations, a hint that it is up to member state Latvia to clear up its corruption scandal.
  • The Latest: US: Montenegro attack not part of ongoing threat

    The Latest: US: Montenegro attack not part of ongoing threat

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:44 AM EST2018-02-22 15:44:12 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:46 PM EST2018-02-22 21:46:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Risto Bozovic). A police officer guards the U.S. embassy in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Police in Montenegro said Thursday they are "working intensely" to identify an assailant who threw an explosive device into t...(AP Photo/Risto Bozovic). A police officer guards the U.S. embassy in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Police in Montenegro said Thursday they are "working intensely" to identify an assailant who threw an explosive device into t...
    The man who hurled a bomb into the U.S. embassy compound in the capital Podgorica and then killed himself was an ex-soldier decorated by former Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic after NATO's bombing of Serbia...
    The man who hurled a bomb into the U.S. embassy compound in the capital Podgorica and then killed himself was an ex-soldier decorated by former Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic after NATO's bombing of Serbia and Montenegro in 1999.
  • Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking marine protection

    Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking marine protection

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:44 PM EST2018-02-22 18:44:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:46 PM EST2018-02-22 21:46:30 GMT
    (The Ocean Agency via AP). In this photo taken Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, a small island is seen above and below the water in the Seychelles. The tiny island nation of the Seychelles is announcing a pioneering marine conservation plan as part of a debt sw...(The Ocean Agency via AP). In this photo taken Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, a small island is seen above and below the water in the Seychelles. The tiny island nation of the Seychelles is announcing a pioneering marine conservation plan as part of a debt sw...
    Tiny island nation of Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking plan to protect rich marine life.
    Tiny island nation of Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking plan to protect rich marine life.
  • Dutch lawmakers label massacre of Armenians as genocide

    Dutch lawmakers label massacre of Armenians as genocide

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:34 PM EST2018-02-22 19:34:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:26 PM EST2018-02-22 21:26:12 GMT
    Lawmakers in the lower house of the Dutch parliament vote in favor of labelling as genocide the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks more than a century ago, a move sure to further ratchet up diplomatic...
    Lawmakers in the lower house of the Dutch parliament vote in favor of labelling as genocide the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks more than a century ago, a move sure to further ratchet up diplomatic tensions between the Netherlands and Turkey.
  • Montenegro police: US Embassy attacker ex-soldier

    Montenegro police: US Embassy attacker ex-soldier

    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:03 AM EST2018-02-22 09:03:55 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:07 PM EST2018-02-22 21:07:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Risto Bozovic). Police block off the area around the U.S. Embassy in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Montenegro says an attacker threw a grenade at the U.S. Embassy in the capital of the Balkan state then killed himse...(AP Photo/Risto Bozovic). Police block off the area around the U.S. Embassy in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Montenegro says an attacker threw a grenade at the U.S. Embassy in the capital of the Balkan state then killed himse...
    Police in Montenegro say they are "working intensely" to identify an assailant who threw an explosive device into the U.S. embassy compound in the capital, Podgorica, before killing himself.
    Police in Montenegro say they are "working intensely" to identify an assailant who threw an explosive device into the U.S. embassy compound in the capital, Podgorica, before killing himself.
  • Romanian minister calls for firing of anti-graft prosecutor

    Romanian minister calls for firing of anti-graft prosecutor

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:54 PM EST2018-02-22 18:54:15 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:14 PM EST2018-02-22 20:14:17 GMT
    Romania's justice minister calls for the country's chief anti-corruption prosecutor to be removed from her post, citing what he said were serious concerns about the way she did her job.
    Romania's justice minister calls for the country's chief anti-corruption prosecutor to be removed from her post, citing what he said were serious concerns about the way she did her job.
  • Volcanic blast reshaped summit of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung

    Volcanic blast reshaped summit of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:12 AM EST2018-02-20 07:12:13 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:07 PM EST2018-02-22 20:07:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sarianto). School children walk as Mount Sinabung erupts in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 fe...(AP Photo/Sarianto). School children walk as Mount Sinabung erupts in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 fe...
    Volcanologists say the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung that shot ash 5 kilometers (3 miles) high also "completely annihilated" the mountain's summit.
    Volcanologists say the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung that shot ash 5 kilometers (3 miles) high also "completely annihilated" the mountain's summit.
  • European space probe prepares to sniff Martian atmosphere

    European space probe prepares to sniff Martian atmosphere

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-02-21 16:23:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:07 PM EST2018-02-22 20:07:02 GMT
    A European space probe has swung into position around Mars in preparation to analyze its atmosphere for possible signs of life.
    A European space probe has swung into position around Mars in preparation to analyze its atmosphere for possible signs of life.
  • Pacific cruise liner brawl sends guests fleeing to cabins

    Pacific cruise liner brawl sends guests fleeing to cabins

    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:10 AM EST2018-02-18 05:10:21 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:57 PM EST2018-02-22 19:57:49 GMT
    A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom locked themselves in cabins to escape days of violence.
    A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom locked themselves in cabins to escape days of violence.
  • Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says

    Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-20 18:03:23 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:39 PM EST2018-02-22 19:39:41 GMT
    Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be.
    Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be.
  • French court keeps Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan in prison

    French court keeps Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan in prison

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:34 PM EST2018-02-22 19:34:08 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-02-22 19:35:52 GMT
    A French court has rejected a request to be released by a prominent Islamic scholar incarcerated this month on preliminary rape charges.
    A French court has rejected a request to be released by a prominent Islamic scholar incarcerated this month on preliminary rape charges.
  • Eni executive: drilling off Cyprus could be put on hold

    Eni executive: drilling off Cyprus could be put on hold

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:34 AM EST2018-02-22 14:34:31 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:54 PM EST2018-02-22 18:54:11 GMT
    Turkey's energy minister says his country won't allow the Cyprus government to carry out a 'unilateral' search for gas off Cyprus.
    Turkey's energy minister says his country won't allow the Cyprus government to carry out a 'unilateral' search for gas off Cyprus.
  • US military says drone strike in Somalia kills 4 extremists

    US military says drone strike in Somalia kills 4 extremists

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-02-22 17:04:16 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:06 PM EST2018-02-22 18:06:59 GMT
    US military says drone strike in Somalia kills 4 al-Shabab extremists; 5th strike this year.
    US military says drone strike in Somalia kills 4 al-Shabab extremists; 5th strike this year.
  • Online dating couple jailed in UK for IS-inspired bomb plot

    Online dating couple jailed in UK for IS-inspired bomb plot

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:06 PM EST2018-02-22 17:06:24 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:46 PM EST2018-02-22 17:46:58 GMT
    A man and woman who met on a Muslim dating website have been handed prison sentences for plotting an Islamic State-inspired bomb attack in Britain.
    A man and woman who met on a Muslim dating website have been handed prison sentences for plotting an Islamic State-inspired bomb attack in Britain.
  • Brit Awards give top honors to Dua Lipa, Stormzy

    Brit Awards give top honors to Dua Lipa, Stormzy

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:13 AM EST2018-02-21 14:13:23 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:24 PM EST2018-02-22 17:24:21 GMT
    Music stars will wear white roses on the Brit Awards red carpet to support campaigns against sexual harassment and assault.
    Music stars will wear white roses on the Brit Awards red carpet to support campaigns against sexual harassment and assault.
  • Police seal off Brussels streets amid reports of gunman

    Police seal off Brussels streets amid reports of gunman

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:24 AM EST2018-02-22 13:24:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:17 PM EST2018-02-22 17:17:59 GMT
    Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.
    Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.
  • North to send another senior delegation for Olympic closer

    North to send another senior delegation for Olympic closer

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:33 AM EST2018-02-22 08:33:53 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:05 AM EST2018-02-22 16:05:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, File). North Korea supporters sing and wave flags ahead of the pairs free skate figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, File). North Korea supporters sing and wave flags ahead of the pairs free skate figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.
    North Korea to send a high-level delegation led by senior party official suspected of leading two deadly attacks on the South in 2010 to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics closing ceremony.
    North Korea to send a high-level delegation led by senior party official suspected of leading two deadly attacks on the South in 2010 to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics closing ceremony.
  • Germany nixes special visa treatment for Cambodia officials

    Germany nixes special visa treatment for Cambodia officials

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:44 AM EST2018-02-22 15:44:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:54 AM EST2018-02-22 15:54:46 GMT
    Germany is withdrawing a system of special visa treatment for Cambodian officials, including Prime Minister Hun Sen and his family, citing the Southeast Asian country's crackdown on the opposition.
    Germany is withdrawing a system of special visa treatment for Cambodian officials, including Prime Minister Hun Sen and his family, citing the Southeast Asian country's crackdown on the opposition.
  • China probing possible violation of UN sanctions on N. Korea

    China probing possible violation of UN sanctions on N. Korea

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:24 AM EST2018-02-22 11:24:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:48 AM EST2018-02-22 15:48:39 GMT
    (Ministry of Defense via AP, File). FILE - In the this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo released by Japan's Ministry of Defense shows what it says North Korean-flagged tanker Yu Jong 2, left, and Min Ning De You 078 lying alongside in the East China Sea. Chin...(Ministry of Defense via AP, File). FILE - In the this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo released by Japan's Ministry of Defense shows what it says North Korean-flagged tanker Yu Jong 2, left, and Min Ning De You 078 lying alongside in the East China Sea. Chin...
    China says it is "highly concerned" about a reported ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that could violate U.N. sanctions on North Korea.
    China says it is "highly concerned" about a reported ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that could violate U.N. sanctions on North Korea.
  • EU court says Poland violated air quality laws in 2007-2015

    EU court says Poland violated air quality laws in 2007-2015

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:34 AM EST2018-02-22 15:34:43 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:44 AM EST2018-02-22 15:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz). A Greenpeace activist, left, holds a banner reading: Attention Smog, next to an installation resembling a cake made of coal in front of the Energy Ministry, in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. The European Union's top c...(AP Photo/Alik Keplicz). A Greenpeace activist, left, holds a banner reading: Attention Smog, next to an installation resembling a cake made of coal in front of the Energy Ministry, in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. The European Union's top c...
    The European Union's top court says that Poland has violated EU law on air quality by continuously exceeding pollution values from 2007-2015.
    The European Union's top court says that Poland has violated EU law on air quality by continuously exceeding pollution values from 2007-2015.
  • The Latest: Police: Brussels incident 'not terror-related'

    The Latest: Police: Brussels incident 'not terror-related'

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:24 AM EST2018-02-22 14:24:02 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:35 AM EST2018-02-22 14:35:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Police guard a corner during a police operation in Brussels on Thursday, Feb. 22 2018. Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Police guard a corner during a police operation in Brussels on Thursday, Feb. 22 2018. Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.
    Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.
    Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.
  • Hospitals overwhelmed by bombing blitz of Damascus suburbs

    Hospitals overwhelmed by bombing blitz of Damascus suburbs

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:33 AM EST2018-02-21 09:33:20 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:57 AM EST2018-02-22 09:57:00 GMT
    Syrian rescuers say 10 people have been killed by government airstrikes and shelling on a town in the suburbs of Damascus.
    Syrian rescuers say 10 people have been killed by government airstrikes and shelling on a town in the suburbs of Damascus.
  • Blinded investigator to Indonesia graft fighters: Stay brave

    Blinded investigator to Indonesia graft fighters: Stay brave

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:34 AM EST2018-02-22 07:34:11 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:24 AM EST2018-02-22 09:24:05 GMT
    An anti-corruption investigator blinded by an acid attack is urging graft fighters to "stay brave" as he returns to Indonesia after months of medical treatment.
    An anti-corruption investigator blinded by an acid attack is urging graft fighters to "stay brave" as he returns to Indonesia after months of medical treatment.
  • Venezuela's Maduro calls for early Congress vote as well

    Venezuela's Maduro calls for early Congress vote as well

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:03 PM EST2018-02-21 22:03:38 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:05 AM EST2018-02-22 09:05:36 GMT
    Venezuela's opposition says it will boycott an election challenging socialist President Nicolas Maduro unless the government drops a ban on major candidates and takes other steps to ease fears it's rigged.
    Venezuela's opposition says it will boycott an election challenging socialist President Nicolas Maduro unless the government drops a ban on major candidates and takes other steps to ease fears it's rigged.
  • Mystery cloaks Japanese dad of 13 born from Thai surrogates

    Mystery cloaks Japanese dad of 13 born from Thai surrogates

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:23 AM EST2018-02-21 12:23:21 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:54 AM EST2018-02-22 08:54:21 GMT
    A Japanese man who has won legal custody of 13 surrogate children in Thailand has remained virtually anonymous in the Japanese media.
    A Japanese man who has won legal custody of 13 surrogate children in Thailand has remained virtually anonymous in the Japanese media.
  • Montenegro: Man threw grenade at US Embassy then killed self

    Montenegro: Man threw grenade at US Embassy then killed self

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:03 PM EST2018-02-22 04:03:48 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:49 AM EST2018-02-22 07:49:05 GMT
    US Embassy in Montenegro warns Americans of security situation, reports say someone hurled a grenade then killed himself.
    US Embassy in Montenegro warns Americans of security situation, reports say someone hurled a grenade then killed himself.
  • 50 girls missing from Nigerian town after Boko Haram attack

    50 girls missing from Nigerian town after Boko Haram attack

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:46 PM EST2018-02-21 19:46:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:36 AM EST2018-02-22 07:36:33 GMT
    Authorities in northern Nigeria say as many as 50 girls remain missing several days after an attack on a village by jihadists.
    Authorities in northern Nigeria say as many as 50 girls remain missing several days after an attack on a village by jihadists.
  • AP Exclusive: Migrant recounts his deportation from Israel

    AP Exclusive: Migrant recounts his deportation from Israel

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:03 AM EST2018-02-21 09:03:22 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:15 AM EST2018-02-22 07:15:59 GMT
    'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal.
    'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal.
  • State witness turning point in Netanyahu corruption case

    State witness turning point in Netanyahu corruption case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:03 AM EST2018-02-21 08:03:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:15 AM EST2018-02-22 07:15:50 GMT
    Israeli media are reporting that one of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's closest confidants has turned state witness and will incriminate Netanyahu in corruption allegations.
    Israeli media are reporting that one of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's closest confidants has turned state witness and will incriminate Netanyahu in corruption allegations.
  • Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that family's profiting from presidency

    Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that family's profiting from presidency

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:25 AM EST2018-02-21 07:25:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:15 AM EST2018-02-22 07:15:48 GMT
    Donald Trump Jr. says any talk that his family is profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he kicked off a highly publicized visit to India to promote real estate deals that bear his family's name.
    Donald Trump Jr. says any talk that his family is profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he kicked off a highly publicized visit to India to promote real estate deals that bear his family's name.
  • US Jewish group withdraws Holocaust video offensive to Poles

    US Jewish group withdraws Holocaust video offensive to Poles

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:23 PM EST2018-02-21 21:23:41 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:36 PM EST2018-02-22 02:36:50 GMT
    US Jewish foundation sparks outrage in Poland with video calling on the United States to sever its diplomatic ties with Poland over controversial new Holocaust legislation and by repeatedly using the historically...
    US Jewish foundation sparks outrage in Poland with video calling on the United States to sever its diplomatic ties with Poland over controversial new Holocaust legislation and by repeatedly using the historically incorrect term 'Polish Holocaust'.
  • Milan Fashion Week opens with #metoo moment of reflection

    Milan Fashion Week opens with #metoo moment of reflection

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:43 PM EST2018-02-21 20:43:46 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:18 PM EST2018-02-22 02:18:08 GMT
    Milan Fashion Week got underway with a moment's pause to put focus on women who have come forward as victims of sexual misconduct.
    Milan Fashion Week got underway with a moment's pause to put focus on women who have come forward as victims of sexual misconduct.
  • UN vote expected on 30-day cease-fire in Syria to help needy

    UN vote expected on 30-day cease-fire in Syria to help needy

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:36 PM EST2018-02-22 01:36:20 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:03 PM EST2018-02-22 02:03:50 GMT
    Sweden and Kuwait called for a vote Thursday on a UN resolution ordering a 30-day cease-fire throughout Syria to enable to delivery of humanitarian aid to millions of people in acute need, and the evacuation of the...
    Sweden and Kuwait called for a vote Thursday on a UN resolution ordering a 30-day cease-fire throughout Syria to enable to delivery of humanitarian aid to millions of people in acute need, and the evacuation of the critically sick and wounded.
  • Supreme Court sides with Chicago museum in terror case

    Supreme Court sides with Chicago museum in terror case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:43 AM EST2018-02-21 15:43:40 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:48 PM EST2018-02-22 01:48:22 GMT
    The Supreme Court is preventing survivors of a 1997 terrorist attack from seizing Persian artifacts at Chicago museums to help pay a $71.5 million default judgment against Iran.
    The Supreme Court is preventing survivors of a 1997 terrorist attack from seizing Persian artifacts at Chicago museums to help pay a $71.5 million default judgment against Iran.
  • Russia criticizes Western pressure to turn away from Moscow

    Russia criticizes Western pressure to turn away from Moscow

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:04 AM EST2018-02-21 15:04:47 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:37 PM EST2018-02-21 23:37:46 GMT
    Russian foreign minister is criticizing Western policies toward his country, urging countries to maintain good relations with Moscow despite the Russia-West divisions.
    Russian foreign minister is criticizing Western policies toward his country, urging countries to maintain good relations with Moscow despite the Russia-West divisions.
  • French government unveils tough measures for asylum-seekers

    French government unveils tough measures for asylum-seekers

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-02-21 21:43:41 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-02-21 22:58:14 GMT
    French President Emmanuel Macron's government is presenting its first big immigration bill, which human rights organizations criticize as repressive toward asylum-seekers.
    French President Emmanuel Macron's government is presenting its first big immigration bill, which human rights organizations criticize as repressive toward asylum-seekers.
  • The Latest: Brits pays tribute to Manchester bomb victims

    The Latest: Brits pays tribute to Manchester bomb victims

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:13 PM EST2018-02-21 20:13:32 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:54 PM EST2018-02-21 22:54:19 GMT
    Dua Lipa says celebrity gestures can help put an end to sexual harassment and abuse.
    Dua Lipa says celebrity gestures can help put an end to sexual harassment and abuse.
  • Moody's upgrades Greek credit rating by 2 notches to B3

    Moody's upgrades Greek credit rating by 2 notches to B3

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:13 PM EST2018-02-21 20:13:42 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:44 PM EST2018-02-21 22:44:15 GMT
    Greece's powerful Communist Party has vowed to step up protests against online auctions of homes in mortgage default, adding pressure on the government which has promised bailout creditors it will speed up the...
    Greece's powerful Communist Party has vowed to step up protests against online auctions of homes in mortgage default, adding pressure on the government which has promised bailout creditors it will speed up the process.
  • Vandalism, violent incidents mark Italy's election campaign

    Vandalism, violent incidents mark Italy's election campaign

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:13 PM EST2018-02-21 19:13:33 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-02-21 21:28:52 GMT
    Acts of vandalism and violence are marking Italy's election campaign.
    Acts of vandalism and violence are marking Italy's election campaign.
  • Bahrain sentences prominent activist to 5 years in prison

    Bahrain sentences prominent activist to 5 years in prison

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:06 AM EST2018-02-21 08:06:20 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-02-21 21:28:47 GMT
    A court in Bahrain has sentenced a prominent activist to five years in prison over tweets alleging torture at a prison in his country and criticizing Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen.
    A court in Bahrain has sentenced a prominent activist to five years in prison over tweets alleging torture at a prison in his country and criticizing Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen.
  • Polish kidnap suspect says British model agreed to plot

    Polish kidnap suspect says British model agreed to plot

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:04 PM EST2018-02-21 19:04:01 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-02-21 21:06:03 GMT
    A Polish man charged with kidnapping a British model for ransom says she agreed to the scheme in a bid to boost her career.
    A Polish man charged with kidnapping a British model for ransom says she agreed to the scheme in a bid to boost her career.
  • Madrid art fair yanks photo exhibit amid political spat

    Madrid art fair yanks photo exhibit amid political spat

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:33 AM EST2018-02-21 14:33:59 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:44 PM EST2018-02-21 20:44:45 GMT
    Madrid's International Art Fair has yanked an exhibition entitled "Political Prisoners in Contemporary Spain," prompting charges of censorship against the government-funded body which operates the event venue.
    Madrid's International Art Fair has yanked an exhibition entitled "Political Prisoners in Contemporary Spain," prompting charges of censorship against the government-funded body which operates the event venue.
  • Liberia's new president pays visit to France

    Liberia's new president pays visit to France

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:13 PM EST2018-02-21 17:13:30 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:38 PM EST2018-02-21 20:38:22 GMT
    Former international soccer star George Weah meets with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris Wednesday.
    Former international soccer star George Weah meets with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris Wednesday.
  • German court hands 'Laserman' life sentence for 1992 killing

    German court hands 'Laserman' life sentence for 1992 killing

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:53 AM EST2018-02-21 16:53:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:16 PM EST2018-02-21 20:16:59 GMT
    A German court has sentenced a Swedish man to life in prison for fatally shooting a woman in Frankfurt 26 years ago.
    A German court has sentenced a Swedish man to life in prison for fatally shooting a woman in Frankfurt 26 years ago.
  • Preliminary report: Sightseeing helicopter spun before crash

    Preliminary report: Sightseeing helicopter spun before crash

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:23 PM EST2018-02-21 18:23:43 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:03 PM EST2018-02-21 20:03:43 GMT
    A preliminary report says a sightseeing helicopter spun at least twice before crashing in the Grand Canyon, killing three British tourists and injuring three others and the pilot.
    A preliminary report says a sightseeing helicopter spun at least twice before crashing in the Grand Canyon, killing three British tourists and injuring three others and the pilot.
  • 2 French soldiers killed in Mali by explosive device

    2 French soldiers killed in Mali by explosive device

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:06 AM EST2018-02-21 16:06:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:53 PM EST2018-02-21 19:53:53 GMT
    Two French soldiers have died in Mali when their armored vehicle was hit by an explosive device.
    Two French soldiers have died in Mali when their armored vehicle was hit by an explosive device.
  • Watchdog group: Countries move too slowly against corruption

    Watchdog group: Countries move too slowly against corruption

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:13 PM EST2018-02-21 18:13:51 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:46 PM EST2018-02-21 19:46:15 GMT
    A watchdog group says corruption continues to be a global problem and the majority of counties are moving too slowly in their efforts to address it.
    A watchdog group says corruption continues to be a global problem and the majority of counties are moving too slowly in their efforts to address it.
  • Australian leader off to US for talks with Trump, governors

    Australian leader off to US for talks with Trump, governors

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:52 PM EST2018-02-21 00:52:11 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:55 PM EST2018-02-21 18:55:56 GMT
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heads for the United States accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heads for the United States accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.
  • State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

    State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:46 AM EST2018-02-21 06:46:52 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:36 PM EST2018-02-21 18:36:33 GMT
    State Department says North Korean officials passed up an opportunity to meet face to face with Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to South Korea for the Olympic Games.
    State Department says North Korean officials passed up an opportunity to meet face to face with Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to South Korea for the Olympic Games.
  • Maduro: Digital currency puts Venezuela on tech vanguard

    Maduro: Digital currency puts Venezuela on tech vanguard

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:42 AM EST2018-02-20 12:42:08 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:36 PM EST2018-02-21 18:36:18 GMT
    Officials in Venezuela say going to the open market with the oil-rich country's own version of the bitcoin.
    Officials in Venezuela say going to the open market with the oil-rich country's own version of the bitcoin.
  • South Africa's new leader winning fans with morning exercise

    South Africa's new leader winning fans with morning exercise

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-02-20 09:01:59 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:28 PM EST2018-02-21 18:28:34 GMT
    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is winning some fans with his habit of early morning jogs and walks in which he interacts with the public.
    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is winning some fans with his habit of early morning jogs and walks in which he interacts with the public.
  • German police rescue men tangled up with mannequin, toy car

    German police rescue men tangled up with mannequin, toy car

    Saturday, February 17 2018 9:31 AM EST2018-02-17 14:31:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:20 PM EST2018-02-21 18:20:05 GMT
    Police in western Germany have freed two men who became entangled with a mannequin and a large, remote controlled car.
    Police in western Germany have freed two men who became entangled with a mannequin and a large, remote controlled car.
  • UK Supreme Court: Police liable for failings in rapist case

    UK Supreme Court: Police liable for failings in rapist case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:13 PM EST2018-02-21 17:13:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:04 PM EST2018-02-21 18:04:53 GMT
    Britain's Supreme Court says police can be held liable for failing to bring serious criminals to justice _ a ruling that could open U.K. forces to a wave of lawsuits from victims.
    Britain's Supreme Court says police can be held liable for failing to bring serious criminals to justice _ a ruling that could open U.K. forces to a wave of lawsuits from victims.
  • Macedonia replaces road signs in goodwill gesture to Greece

    Macedonia replaces road signs in goodwill gesture to Greece

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:13 AM EST2018-02-21 14:13:39 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-21 18:03:56 GMT
    Macedonian authorities have begun replacing road signs on the country's main highway named by the previous government after the ancient warrior king Alexander the Great, in a goodwill gesture toward neighboring...
    Macedonian authorities have begun replacing road signs on the country's main highway named by the previous government after the ancient warrior king Alexander the Great, in a goodwill gesture toward neighboring Greece.
  • AP Exclusive: Migrant recounts his deportation from Israel

    AP Exclusive: Migrant recounts his deportation from Israel

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:13 AM EST2018-02-21 09:13:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-21 18:03:52 GMT
    'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal.
    'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal.
  • Lebanon gets tough on the press ahead of elections

    Lebanon gets tough on the press ahead of elections

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:12 AM EST2018-02-21 06:12:54 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:48 AM EST2018-02-21 16:48:57 GMT
    A string of criminal suits against Lebanese journalists and researchers has jolted this small country that is accustomed to styling itself as the main forum for ideas in the Middle East.
    A string of criminal suits against Lebanese journalists and researchers has jolted this small country that is accustomed to styling itself as the main forum for ideas in the Middle East.
  • Can Brexit be stopped? Pro-EU campaigns try to turn the tide

    Can Brexit be stopped? Pro-EU campaigns try to turn the tide

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:33 AM EST2018-02-21 12:33:24 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:03 AM EST2018-02-21 16:03:50 GMT
    Britain is due to leave the European Union in just over a year.
    Britain is due to leave the European Union in just over a year.
  • AP Explains: Syria's starved, rebellious suburb under attack

    AP Explains: Syria's starved, rebellious suburb under attack

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:33 PM EST2018-02-20 19:33:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:17 AM EST2018-02-21 15:17:27 GMT
    AP Explains: Syria's starved rebellious suburbs east of the Syrian capital, Damascus, are under attack.
    AP Explains: Syria's starved rebellious suburbs east of the Syrian capital, Damascus, are under attack.
  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe marks 94th birthday in near solitude

    Zimbabwe's Mugabe marks 94th birthday in near solitude

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:03 AM EST2018-02-21 12:03:18 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:37 AM EST2018-02-21 14:37:24 GMT
    Zimbabwe's Mugabe marks 94th birthday in near solitude, his 1st since resignation.
    Zimbabwe's Mugabe marks 94th birthday in near solitude, his 1st since resignation.
  • Budget carrier flydubai sees profits and revenue increase

    Budget carrier flydubai sees profits and revenue increase

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:13 AM EST2018-02-21 11:13:18 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:14 AM EST2018-02-21 14:14:23 GMT
    Budget carrier flydubai says its earnings and profits have increased from the year before, with revenue reaching 5.5 billion dirhams ($1.5 billion) and profits at 37.3 million dirhams ($10 million) last year.
    Budget carrier flydubai says its earnings and profits have increased from the year before, with revenue reaching 5.5 billion dirhams ($1.5 billion) and profits at 37.3 million dirhams ($10 million) last year.
  • Latvian ECB official won't resign, rejects bribes report

    Latvian ECB official won't resign, rejects bribes report

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:22 AM EST2018-02-20 11:22:02 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:33 AM EST2018-02-21 12:33:53 GMT
    The head of Latvia's central bank says he will not resign following an investigating into suspected bribery and an Associated Press report on allegations that he sought bribes from a local bank.
    The head of Latvia's central bank says he will not resign following an investigating into suspected bribery and an Associated Press report on allegations that he sought bribes from a local bank.
  • Palestinian leader calls for peace conference by mid-2018

    Palestinian leader calls for peace conference by mid-2018

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:42 PM EST2018-02-20 21:42:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:46 AM EST2018-02-21 11:46:26 GMT
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is calling for an international peace conference by mid-2018 with key goals of full UN membership for the state of Palestine and a timeframe for resolving all issues with Israel...
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is calling for an international peace conference by mid-2018 with key goals of full UN membership for the state of Palestine and a timeframe for resolving all issues with Israel for a two-state solution.
  • Mudslides block only road to New Zealand town after storm

    Mudslides block only road to New Zealand town after storm

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:43 AM EST2018-02-21 10:43:22 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:53 AM EST2018-02-21 10:53:34 GMT
    Mudslides have blocked the only road to a small New Zealand town after a powerful Pacific storm caused disruptions across parts of the country.
    Mudslides have blocked the only road to a small New Zealand town after a powerful Pacific storm caused disruptions across parts of the country.
  • Government bombing of Damascus suburbs kills more than 100

    Government bombing of Damascus suburbs kills more than 100

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:32 AM EST2018-02-20 08:32:49 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:46 AM EST2018-02-21 09:46:39 GMT
    Syrian activists, paramedics say 98 people were killed in government shelling of rebel-held Damascus suburbs on Monday.
    Syrian activists, paramedics say 98 people were killed in government shelling of rebel-held Damascus suburbs on Monday.
  • Japan sees transfer at sea that may violate NKorea sanctions

    Japan sees transfer at sea that may violate NKorea sanctions

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:02 PM EST2018-02-21 03:02:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:15 AM EST2018-02-21 09:15:58 GMT
    Japan says its military witnessed a ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that it "strongly suspects" violates U.N. sanctions on North Korea.
    Japan says its military witnessed a ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that it "strongly suspects" violates U.N. sanctions on North Korea.
  • Australia boosts Indian Ocean travel safety after MH370

    Australia boosts Indian Ocean travel safety after MH370

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:03 AM EST2018-02-21 09:03:25 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:15 AM EST2018-02-21 09:15:49 GMT
    Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished in the vast expanse four years ago through search and rescue training...
    Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished in the vast expanse four years ago through search and rescue training with island nations.
  • Ukraine's president signs bill on Russia-backed regions

    Ukraine's president signs bill on Russia-backed regions

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:12 PM EST2018-02-20 17:12:39 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-02-21 08:07:26 GMT
    Ukraine's president has signed a bill aimed at reintegrating the territories in the country's east that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists.
    Ukraine's president has signed a bill aimed at reintegrating the territories in the country's east that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists.
  • Luxury property ad blitz heralds Trump son's visit to India

    Luxury property ad blitz heralds Trump son's visit to India

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:21 AM EST2018-02-20 05:21:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:37 AM EST2018-02-21 07:37:02 GMT
    The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on Indians who have bought units in Trump-branded developments.
    The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on Indians who have bought units in Trump-branded developments.
  • Italy warns of election threat as rival parties court Russia

    Italy warns of election threat as rival parties court Russia

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:32 PM EST2018-02-20 19:32:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:54 AM EST2018-02-21 05:54:22 GMT
    Italian government officials are warning of possible foreign interference in March 4 elections, sounding the alarm following the U.S. indictment of Russian trolls and evidence of Russian-sourced fake news on...
    Italian government officials are warning of possible foreign interference in March 4 elections, sounding the alarm following the U.S. indictment of Russian trolls and evidence of Russian-sourced fake news on popular Italian platforms.
  • Iran TV airs images of site of airplane crash that killed 65

    Iran TV airs images of site of airplane crash that killed 65

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:14 AM EST2018-02-20 10:14:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:53 AM EST2018-02-21 05:53:38 GMT
    Iranian state TV airs first images of site of airplane crash in southern Iran that killed 65 people.
    Iranian state TV airs first images of site of airplane crash in southern Iran that killed 65 people.
  • Netanyahu confidant identified as scandals mount

    Netanyahu confidant identified as scandals mount

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:02 AM EST2018-02-20 07:02:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:53 AM EST2018-02-21 05:53:30 GMT
    Israeli police name two Netanyahu associated arrested for their suspected role in a wide-ranging corruption probe.
    Israeli police name two Netanyahu associated arrested for their suspected role in a wide-ranging corruption probe.
  • Stylish Queen Elizabeth II makes first Fashion Week visit

    Stylish Queen Elizabeth II makes first Fashion Week visit

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:22 PM EST2018-02-20 17:22:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:23 AM EST2018-02-21 05:23:15 GMT
    Queen Elizabeth II has made her first visit to London Fashion Week to present an award design recognizing British excellence.
    Queen Elizabeth II has made her first visit to London Fashion Week to present an award design recognizing British excellence.
  • Hundreds of KFC outlets in UK closed amid chicken shortage

    Hundreds of KFC outlets in UK closed amid chicken shortage

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:11 AM EST2018-02-20 16:11:56 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:12 PM EST2018-02-21 00:12:23 GMT
    Chicken is still as scarce as hen's teeth at KFC's British outlets.
    Chicken is still as scarce as hen's teeth at KFC's British outlets.
  • The Latest: Envoy says US extends hand to Palestinians

    The Latest: Envoy says US extends hand to Palestinians

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-20 18:03:33 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:25 PM EST2018-02-20 22:25:19 GMT
    Israel's U.N. ambassador is accusing Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas of refusing direct peace negotiations with Israel and is calling him "the problem" _ not the solution.
    Israel's U.N. ambassador is accusing Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas of refusing direct peace negotiations with Israel and is calling him "the problem" _ not the solution.
  • The Latest: Group says Syria death toll tops 100 for the day

    The Latest: Group says Syria death toll tops 100 for the day

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:12 AM EST2018-02-20 10:12:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:25 PM EST2018-02-20 22:25:09 GMT
    The Latest: UNICEF's 'blank' statement decries killings of scores, including children, in rebel-held Damascus suburb.
    The Latest: UNICEF's 'blank' statement decries killings of scores, including children, in rebel-held Damascus suburb.
  • Uber pulls out of Morocco amid tensions

    Uber pulls out of Morocco amid tensions

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:24 AM EST2018-02-20 14:24:01 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:05 PM EST2018-02-20 20:05:16 GMT
    Uber is pulling out of Morocco _ a decision the San Francisco-headquartered company say is linked to the North African country's failure to reform its strict transport rules.
    Uber is pulling out of Morocco _ a decision the San Francisco-headquartered company say is linked to the North African country's failure to reform its strict transport rules.
  • Japanese man given custody of 13 surrogate kids

    Japanese man given custody of 13 surrogate kids

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:11 AM EST2018-02-20 11:11:46 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:25 PM EST2018-02-20 19:25:19 GMT
    A Thai court has granted legal custody of 13 babies carried by surrogate mothers to a Japanese millionaire who is their biological father.
    A Thai court has granted legal custody of 13 babies carried by surrogate mothers to a Japanese millionaire who is their biological father.
  • 17 Turks reach Greek island, to apply for asylum in Greece

    17 Turks reach Greek island, to apply for asylum in Greece

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:54 PM EST2018-02-20 18:54:24 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:25 PM EST2018-02-20 19:25:00 GMT
    A group of 17 Turks who reached a Greek island by dinghy from Turkey are seeking political asylum in Greece, authorities in Athens said Tuesday.
    A group of 17 Turks who reached a Greek island by dinghy from Turkey are seeking political asylum in Greece, authorities in Athens said Tuesday.
  • Zimbabwean opposition leader Tsvangirai buried in rural home

    Zimbabwean opposition leader Tsvangirai buried in rural home

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-20 15:11:54 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:53 PM EST2018-02-20 18:53:25 GMT
    Thousands of people in Zimbabwe gather for the burial of opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, whose death from cancer exacerbated divisions within his movement.
    Thousands of people in Zimbabwe gather for the burial of opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, whose death from cancer exacerbated divisions within his movement.
  • UK Labour chief says Communist spy claims 'ridiculous smear'

    UK Labour chief says Communist spy claims 'ridiculous smear'

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:42 PM EST2018-02-20 18:42:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-02-20 18:45:40 GMT
    The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party says a claim that he gave information to a Czechoslovak spy during the Cold War is "a ridiculous smear.".
    The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party says a claim that he gave information to a Czechoslovak spy during the Cold War is "a ridiculous smear.".
  • Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency

    Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-20 18:03:09 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:15 PM EST2018-02-20 18:15:46 GMT
    Maldives' parliament has approved a 30-day extension of a state of emergency declared by the president to strengthen his power ignoring a plea from regional power India.
    Maldives' parliament has approved a 30-day extension of a state of emergency declared by the president to strengthen his power ignoring a plea from regional power India.
  • Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run

    Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:22 AM EST2018-02-20 06:22:33 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:14 PM EST2018-02-20 18:14:47 GMT
    The Korean women's hockey team has ended its historic Olympic run with a five straight loss, with thousands of fans shouting "We are one" and waving a "unification flag.".
    The Korean women's hockey team has ended its historic Olympic run with a five straight loss, with thousands of fans shouting "We are one" and waving a "unification flag.".
  • Oxfam apologizes over handling of Haiti abuse scandal

    Oxfam apologizes over handling of Haiti abuse scandal

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-02-20 10:11:54 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:35 PM EST2018-02-20 17:35:53 GMT
    British lawmakers are set to question officials of two anti-poverty charities Tuesday amid concern sex predators are targeting aid organizations because of the chaotic environments in which they work.
    British lawmakers are set to question officials of two anti-poverty charities Tuesday amid concern sex predators are targeting aid organizations because of the chaotic environments in which they work.
  • Picasso, Monet works up for auction in Rockefeller art trove

    Picasso, Monet works up for auction in Rockefeller art trove

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:01 AM EST2018-02-20 14:01:50 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:15 PM EST2018-02-20 17:15:47 GMT
    An art collection amassed by billionaire David Rockefeller could raise more than $500 million for charity when it is auctioned this spring.
    An art collection amassed by billionaire David Rockefeller could raise more than $500 million for charity when it is auctioned this spring.
  • Parts of Warsaw Ghetto wall to become historic monuments

    Parts of Warsaw Ghetto wall to become historic monuments

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:21 AM EST2018-02-20 15:21:51 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-02-20 17:04:18 GMT
    A regional official in Poland wants two fragments of the wall that isolated the Warsaw Ghetto put on a list of historical monuments.
    A regional official in Poland wants two fragments of the wall that isolated the Warsaw Ghetto put on a list of historical monuments.
  • Kosovo to vote on revised demarcation deal with Montenegro

    Kosovo to vote on revised demarcation deal with Montenegro

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:51 AM EST2018-02-20 16:51:55 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:55 AM EST2018-02-20 16:55:15 GMT
    Kosovo's Cabinet has asked parliament to vote later this week on a revised version of a border demarcation deal with Montenegro.
    Kosovo's Cabinet has asked parliament to vote later this week on a revised version of a border demarcation deal with Montenegro.
  • The Latest: Greece jails Palestinian over migrant smuggling

    The Latest: Greece jails Palestinian over migrant smuggling

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:22 AM EST2018-02-20 15:22:06 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:34 AM EST2018-02-20 16:34:58 GMT
    A Greek court in the northern city of Thessaloniki has convicted a Palestinian man of running a major migrant-smuggling ring and sentenced him to 13 years in prison.
    A Greek court in the northern city of Thessaloniki has convicted a Palestinian man of running a major migrant-smuggling ring and sentenced him to 13 years in prison.
  • Feathers fly as chicken shortage shuts KFCs across Britain

    Feathers fly as chicken shortage shuts KFCs across Britain

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:51 AM EST2018-02-19 15:51:19 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:54 AM EST2018-02-20 15:54:58 GMT
    Fast-food chain KFC has been forced to close most of its 900 outlets in Britain and Ireland because of a shortage of chicken The company is blaming "teething problems" with its new delivery partner, DHL.
    Fast-food chain KFC has been forced to close most of its 900 outlets in Britain and Ireland because of a shortage of chicken The company is blaming "teething problems" with its new delivery partner, DHL.
  • Borneo's orangutan population plunged by 100,000 since 1999

    Borneo's orangutan population plunged by 100,000 since 1999

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:49 PM EST2018-02-15 17:49:39 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-20 15:11:35 GMT
    The most comprehensive study of Borneo's orangutans estimates their numbers have plummeted by more than 100,000 since 1999, as the palm oil and paper industries shrink their habitat and fatal conflicts with people...
    The most comprehensive study of Borneo's orangutans estimates their numbers have plummeted by more than 100,000 since 1999, as the palm oil and paper industries shrink their habitat and fatal conflicts with people grow.
  • Egyptian officials say resumption of Russian flights delayed

    Egyptian officials say resumption of Russian flights delayed

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-02-20 13:01:48 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-20 14:43:15 GMT
    Cairo airport officials say planned resumption of Russian flights to Egypt delayed till April.
    Cairo airport officials say planned resumption of Russian flights to Egypt delayed till April.
  • Czechs to open satellite center to serve intelligence, NATO

    Czechs to open satellite center to serve intelligence, NATO

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:35 AM EST2018-02-20 14:35:23 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-20 14:43:12 GMT
    The Czech Republic's army says it is planning to open a new satellite center to serve the country's military intelligence and NATO.
    The Czech Republic's army says it is planning to open a new satellite center to serve the country's military intelligence and NATO.
  • South African president announces "lifestyle audits"

    South African president announces "lifestyle audits"

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:35 AM EST2018-02-20 14:35:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-20 14:43:11 GMT
    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says public representatives will undergo "lifestyle audits" as part of his campaign to clean up the government.
    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says public representatives will undergo "lifestyle audits" as part of his campaign to clean up the government.
  • EU border chief warns migrant pressures will stay high

    EU border chief warns migrant pressures will stay high

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-02-20 13:01:55 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:32 AM EST2018-02-20 14:32:31 GMT
    The head of the European Union's border agency says the number of migrants trying to reach Europe through the Mediterranean will remain high this year, with more expected to arrive through Spain.
    The head of the European Union's border agency says the number of migrants trying to reach Europe through the Mediterranean will remain high this year, with more expected to arrive through Spain.
  • EU advocate says Poland broke law by logging in forest

    EU advocate says Poland broke law by logging in forest

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:14 AM EST2018-02-20 10:14:17 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:54 AM EST2018-02-20 12:54:07 GMT
    European Union's top advocate says that Poland has infringed EU environmental law with its massive logging of trees in one of Europe's last pristine Bialowieza Forest.
    European Union's top advocate says that Poland has infringed EU environmental law with its massive logging of trees in one of Europe's last pristine Bialowieza Forest.
  • Road warrior David Davis says UK won't have 'Mad Max' Brexit

    Road warrior David Davis says UK won't have 'Mad Max' Brexit

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-02-20 10:51:49 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-02-20 12:44:02 GMT
    Britain's top Brexit official says his country wants to lead a "race to the top" in global standards, in a speech aimed at allaying European fears of a deregulated, laissez-faire U.K. economy.
    Britain's top Brexit official says his country wants to lead a "race to the top" in global standards, in a speech aimed at allaying European fears of a deregulated, laissez-faire U.K. economy.
  • Seeking Swiss safety, Catalan activist snubs Spanish probe

    Seeking Swiss safety, Catalan activist snubs Spanish probe

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-02-20 10:11:52 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:43 AM EST2018-02-20 12:43:59 GMT
    A leading Catalan politician is vowing to carry on advocating for Catalan independence from her current base in Switzerland where she is evading a Spanish judicial probe for her role in last year's illegal...
    A leading Catalan politician is vowing to carry on advocating for Catalan independence from her current base in Switzerland where she is evading a Spanish judicial probe for her role in last year's illegal secession attempt.
  • German man fined $258,000 for cheating at self-service till

    German man fined $258,000 for cheating at self-service till

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:11 AM EST2018-02-20 08:11:47 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:04 AM EST2018-02-20 11:04:01 GMT
    A German man has been fined 208,000 euros ($258,000) for cheating at a supermarket self-service till.
    A German man has been fined 208,000 euros ($258,000) for cheating at a supermarket self-service till.
  • 17 killed in garbage dump collapse in Mozambique

    17 killed in garbage dump collapse in Mozambique

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:04 AM EST2018-02-19 13:04:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:15 AM EST2018-02-20 10:15:33 GMT
    Mozambican media say at least 17 people died when heavy rains triggered the partial collapse of a huge mound of garbage in Mozambique's capital.
    Mozambican media say at least 17 people died when heavy rains triggered the partial collapse of a huge mound of garbage in Mozambique's capital.
  • Prosecutors: German angered by immigration attacked refugees

    Prosecutors: German angered by immigration attacked refugees

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:51 AM EST2018-02-20 09:51:53 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:15 AM EST2018-02-20 10:15:07 GMT
    Prosecutors in southwest Germany say a man who attacked and wounded three migrants with a knife apparently acted because he was angry about the government's refugee policy.
    Prosecutors in southwest Germany say a man who attacked and wounded three migrants with a knife apparently acted because he was angry about the government's refugee policy.
  • Latvia starts criminal probe of its central bank chief

    Latvia starts criminal probe of its central bank chief

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:41 AM EST2018-02-19 10:41:04 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:12 AM EST2018-02-20 10:12:47 GMT
    ECB orders Latvia's crisis-struck ABLV Bank to halt all payments, Bank of Latvia issues EUR97.5 million emergency loan.
    ECB orders Latvia's crisis-struck ABLV Bank to halt all payments, Bank of Latvia issues EUR97.5 million emergency loan.
  • Oxfam says staff intimidated witnesses in Haiti sex scandal

    Oxfam says staff intimidated witnesses in Haiti sex scandal

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-02-19 10:11:03 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:22 AM EST2018-02-20 08:22:46 GMT
    Oxfam's report on sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti shows that three staff members intimidated and physically threatened witnesses as the charity investigated the original claims.
    Oxfam's report on sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti shows that three staff members intimidated and physically threatened witnesses as the charity investigated the original claims.
  • London Fashion: Erdem shows fancy florals; Kane goes for sex

    London Fashion: Erdem shows fancy florals; Kane goes for sex

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:33 AM EST2018-02-19 14:33:05 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:12 AM EST2018-02-20 08:12:00 GMT
    Highlights from Monday's events at London Fashion Week include Erdem at the National Portrait Gallery.
    Highlights from Monday's events at London Fashion Week include Erdem at the National Portrait Gallery.
  • Former AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104

    Former AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-02-19 14:41:40 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:54 AM EST2018-02-20 07:54:06 GMT
    Max Desfor, former AP photographer who won Pulitzer for Korean War photos, dies at 104.
    Max Desfor, former AP photographer who won Pulitzer for Korean War photos, dies at 104.
  • Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment

    Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:31 AM EST2018-02-19 11:31:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:13 AM EST2018-02-20 07:13:23 GMT
    The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 presidential election as lacking evidence.
    The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 presidential election as lacking evidence.
  • IS ambushes Iraqi Shiite-led force, killing 27 fighters

    IS ambushes Iraqi Shiite-led force, killing 27 fighters

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:11 AM EST2018-02-19 11:11:05 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:44 AM EST2018-02-20 06:44:54 GMT
    Islamic State militants ambush Iraq's Shiite-led paramilitary force, killing at least 27 fighters.
    Islamic State militants ambush Iraq's Shiite-led paramilitary force, killing at least 27 fighters.
  • Israeli settler leader says settlements grew rapidly in 2017

    Israeli settler leader says settlements grew rapidly in 2017

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:31 PM EST2018-02-19 18:31:19 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:44 AM EST2018-02-20 06:44:53 GMT
    An Israeli settler leader says the number of settlers in the West Bank grew at nearly twice the rate of Israel's overall population last year.
    An Israeli settler leader says the number of settlers in the West Bank grew at nearly twice the rate of Israel's overall population last year.
  • Turkey warns as Syrian government poised to enter Afrin

    Turkey warns as Syrian government poised to enter Afrin

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:21 AM EST2018-02-19 09:21:02 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:44 AM EST2018-02-20 06:44:49 GMT
    Syrian state TV says pro-government forces will start entering Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin 'within hours'.
    Syrian state TV says pro-government forces will start entering Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin 'within hours'.
  • South Africa steps up action against Zuma-linked family

    South Africa steps up action against Zuma-linked family

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:43 AM EST2018-02-19 12:43:16 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:35 AM EST2018-02-20 06:35:23 GMT
    South African authorities escalate anti-corruption drive against a business family linked to former president Jacob Zuma, saying they could seek Interpol's help to track suspects.
    South African authorities escalate anti-corruption drive against a business family linked to former president Jacob Zuma, saying they could seek Interpol's help to track suspects.
  • Spanish finance minister backed for leading ECB job

    Spanish finance minister backed for leading ECB job

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-02-19 14:41:29 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:42 PM EST2018-02-20 04:42:06 GMT
    Ireland is withdrawing its candidate for European Central Bank vice president, making it almost certain that Spain's finance minister will get the job.
    Ireland is withdrawing its candidate for European Central Bank vice president, making it almost certain that Spain's finance minister will get the job.
  • Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

    Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-02-19 06:11:39 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:03 PM EST2018-02-20 01:03:16 GMT
    Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes.
    Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes.
  • 'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

    'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:21 AM EST2018-02-19 11:21:57 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:33 PM EST2018-02-20 00:33:15 GMT
    Ferocious female-led tragicomedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards, at a ceremony dominated by women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and...
    Ferocious female-led tragicomedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards, at a ceremony dominated by women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality.
  • The Latest: Latvian central bank chief is released on bail

    The Latest: Latvian central bank chief is released on bail

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:21 PM EST2018-02-19 18:21:18 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:21 PM EST2018-02-20 00:21:48 GMT
    Latvian state TV say that the country's central bank chief has been released from detention on bail pending an investigation into suspected bribery.
    Latvian state TV say that the country's central bank chief has been released from detention on bail pending an investigation into suspected bribery.
  • The Latest: Turkey denies reports that Syria will aid Kurds

    The Latest: Turkey denies reports that Syria will aid Kurds

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:31 AM EST2018-02-19 11:31:26 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:34 PM EST2018-02-19 23:34:12 GMT
    The Latest: Turkey threatens to battle Syrian government troops if they enter Syrian enclave to protect Kurdish fighters.
    The Latest: Turkey threatens to battle Syrian government troops if they enter Syrian enclave to protect Kurdish fighters.
  • West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands flee homes

    West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands flee homes

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:03 AM EST2018-02-18 15:03:50 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:34 PM EST2018-02-19 23:34:05 GMT
    West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands in once-quiet part of Burkina Faso flee.
    West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands in once-quiet part of Burkina Faso flee.
  • Court video shows kidnapped model revisiting scenes of crime

    Court video shows kidnapped model revisiting scenes of crime

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-02-19 14:41:46 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-02-19 18:27:35 GMT
    Video footage of a British model leading Italian police to locations connected to her alleged kidnapping has been played at the trial of her accused abductor.
    Video footage of a British model leading Italian police to locations connected to her alleged kidnapping has been played at the trial of her accused abductor.
  • Report details harm to Cuba diplomats but offers no cause

    Report details harm to Cuba diplomats but offers no cause

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:58 PM EST2018-02-15 01:58:24 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:25 PM EST2018-02-19 18:25:49 GMT
    Doctors are releasing the first detailed medical reports about concussion-like symptoms suffered in what the State Department has called health attacks on U.S. diplomats in Cuba.
    Doctors are releasing the first detailed medical reports about concussion-like symptoms suffered in what the State Department has called health attacks on U.S. diplomats in Cuba.
  • The Latest: 'Three Billboards' named best picture in Britain

    The Latest: 'Three Billboards' named best picture in Britain

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-02-18 18:11:06 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:13 PM EST2018-02-19 18:13:26 GMT
    Stars are starting to arrive for the British Academy Film Awards at London's Royal Albert Hall, where many women are walking the red carpet wearing black.
    Stars are starting to arrive for the British Academy Film Awards at London's Royal Albert Hall, where many women are walking the red carpet wearing black.
  • Case against activists threatens Kuwait's political openness

    Case against activists threatens Kuwait's political openness

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-02-19 13:01:31 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:05 PM EST2018-02-19 18:05:57 GMT
    Case against dozens over 2011 parliament storming renews threat to Kuwait's unique political openness, a Gulf rarity.
    Case against dozens over 2011 parliament storming renews threat to Kuwait's unique political openness, a Gulf rarity.
  • What will Meghan wear? Royal wedding dress a top UK secret

    What will Meghan wear? Royal wedding dress a top UK secret

    Sunday, February 18 2018 7:00 AM EST2018-02-18 12:00:32 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 12:01 PM EST2018-02-19 17:01:20 GMT
    With three months to go before Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's May 19 wedding, the fashion and bridal worlds are abuzz with talk of who the bride will pick to design her dress and what kind of look she would go for.
    With three months to go before Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's May 19 wedding, the fashion and bridal worlds are abuzz with talk of who the bride will pick to design her dress and what kind of look she would go for.
  • Iranian rescuers find wreckage from plane crash

    Iranian rescuers find wreckage from plane crash

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:41 AM EST2018-02-19 06:41:10 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:55 AM EST2018-02-19 16:55:06 GMT
    Iran's Press TV: Search teams reach site of plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board.
    Iran's Press TV: Search teams reach site of plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board.
  • Turkey renames US Embassy street after Syria offensive

    Turkey renames US Embassy street after Syria offensive

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:11 AM EST2018-02-19 14:11:33 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:35 AM EST2018-02-19 16:35:59 GMT
    Turkish authorities have renamed a street where the U.S. Embassy sits on after Turkey's military offensive in Syria that had led to tensions between the allies.
    Turkish authorities have renamed a street where the U.S. Embassy sits on after Turkey's military offensive in Syria that had led to tensions between the allies.
  • British judge sentences prolific pedophile to 32 years

    British judge sentences prolific pedophile to 32 years

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:11 AM EST2018-02-19 14:11:28 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-02-19 16:23:09 GMT
    A judge in Britain has sentenced a prolific pedophile to 38 years in prison in what is being described as a watershed moment for authorities coming to grips with technology's ability to spread depravity.
    A judge in Britain has sentenced a prolific pedophile to 38 years in prison in what is being described as a watershed moment for authorities coming to grips with technology's ability to spread depravity.
  • Germany's Merkel brings possible successor to Berlin

    Germany's Merkel brings possible successor to Berlin

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:31 AM EST2018-02-19 10:31:05 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:53 AM EST2018-02-19 13:53:14 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is reported to favor the governor of Saarland state to run her center-right party's day-to-day operations.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is reported to favor the governor of Saarland state to run her center-right party's day-to-day operations.
  • Pope backs down, OKs resignation of divisive Nigerian bishop

    Pope backs down, OKs resignation of divisive Nigerian bishop

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:11 AM EST2018-02-19 12:11:22 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:32 AM EST2018-02-19 13:32:33 GMT
    Pope Francis has backed down and accepted the resignation of Nigerian bishop who had been rejected for years by the priests of his Ahiara diocese.
    Pope Francis has backed down and accepted the resignation of Nigerian bishop who had been rejected for years by the priests of his Ahiara diocese.
  • 5.9 quake hits southern Mexico, but no damage reported

    5.9 quake hits southern Mexico, but no damage reported

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:01 AM EST2018-02-19 10:01:03 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:04 AM EST2018-02-19 13:04:10 GMT
    The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary 5.9 magnitude has struck in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, days after a more powerful temblor hit the same area.
    The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary 5.9 magnitude has struck in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, days after a more powerful temblor hit the same area.
  • Latvian member of European Central Bank detained in probe

    Latvian member of European Central Bank detained in probe

    Saturday, February 17 2018 2:40 PM EST2018-02-17 19:40:20 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:54 AM EST2018-02-19 12:54:12 GMT
    Latvia's state broadcaster says national anti-corruption agency raided office and property of the head of the country's central bank.
    Latvia's state broadcaster says national anti-corruption agency raided office and property of the head of the country's central bank.
  • France argues World Court has no jurisdiction in graft case

    France argues World Court has no jurisdiction in graft case

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:31 AM EST2018-02-19 10:31:09 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:23 AM EST2018-02-19 12:23:19 GMT
    A legal battle between France and Equatorial Guinea over the corruption prosecution of the African nation's vice president is back before the International Court of Justice, months after a Paris court convicted the...
    A legal battle between France and Equatorial Guinea over the corruption prosecution of the African nation's vice president is back before the International Court of Justice, months after a Paris court convicted the vice president.
  • Philippine forces arrest alleged ex-Islamic State commander

    Philippine forces arrest alleged ex-Islamic State commander

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:01 AM EST2018-02-19 11:01:07 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:23 AM EST2018-02-19 12:23:10 GMT
    Philippine police say authorities have arrested an Arab man who they believe is a former commander of the Islamic State group.
    Philippine police say authorities have arrested an Arab man who they believe is a former commander of the Islamic State group.
  • 'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

    'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:00 AM EST2018-02-18 08:00:55 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:25 AM EST2018-02-19 11:25:12 GMT
    Many of Britain's most prominent female entertainment stars have signed an open letter demanding an end to sexual harassment ahead of Britain's major film awards.
    Many of Britain's most prominent female entertainment stars have signed an open letter demanding an end to sexual harassment ahead of Britain's major film awards.
  • Moon won't discuss possible summit with North Korea's Kim

    Moon won't discuss possible summit with North Korea's Kim

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:49 AM EST2018-02-17 09:49:55 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:03 AM EST2018-02-19 11:03:33 GMT
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he hopes his efforts to engage rival North Korea at the Olympics will lead to better ties between Washington and Pyongyang and also help to set up talks on ridding the North...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he hopes his efforts to engage rival North Korea at the Olympics will lead to better ties between Washington and Pyongyang and also help to set up talks on ridding the North of its nuclear bombs.
  • IS claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia

    IS claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:11 AM EST2018-02-19 09:11:01 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:54 AM EST2018-02-19 10:54:17 GMT
    The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia's predominantly Muslim Dagestan region.
    The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia's predominantly Muslim Dagestan region.
  • Catalan politicians in Spanish court in secession probe

    Catalan politicians in Spanish court in secession probe

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:31 AM EST2018-02-19 10:31:13 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:53 AM EST2018-02-19 10:53:54 GMT
    Two prominent Catalan politicians are testifying before a Supreme Court judge for their roles in holding a banned independence referendum and making an illegal declaration of independence based on its results.
    Two prominent Catalan politicians are testifying before a Supreme Court judge for their roles in holding a banned independence referendum and making an illegal declaration of independence based on its results.
  • Gambia president announces moratorium on death penalty

    Gambia president announces moratorium on death penalty

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:42 AM EST2018-02-19 10:42:41 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-02-19 10:51:21 GMT
    Gambia's president has declared a moratorium on the death penalty, calling it a "first step toward abolition.".
    Gambia's president has declared a moratorium on the death penalty, calling it a "first step toward abolition.".
  • Legendary African filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo dies at 64

    Legendary African filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo dies at 64

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:42 AM EST2018-02-19 10:42:40 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-02-19 10:51:20 GMT
    Colleagues say prolific filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo has died in his home country of Burkina Faso.
    Colleagues say prolific filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo has died in his home country of Burkina Faso.
  • Israeli PM Netanyahu to Iran: Don't test Israel's resolve

    Israeli PM Netanyahu to Iran: Don't test Israel's resolve

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:00 AM EST2018-02-18 10:00:35 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:12 AM EST2018-02-19 10:12:53 GMT
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says an international agreement with Iran has emboldened the regime in Tehran to become increasingly aggressive in the region.
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says an international agreement with Iran has emboldened the regime in Tehran to become increasingly aggressive in the region.
  • Trump adviser: Russian meddling 'incontrovertible'

    Trump adviser: Russian meddling 'incontrovertible'

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:59 AM EST2018-02-17 09:59:53 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:02 AM EST2018-02-19 10:02:53 GMT
    One of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for interfering in the American presidential election says the US justice system is unfair.
    One of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for interfering in the American presidential election says the US justice system is unfair.
  • Polish PM seeks dialogue with Israel on 'difficult history'

    Polish PM seeks dialogue with Israel on 'difficult history'

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:00 AM EST2018-02-18 10:00:30 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 4:11 AM EST2018-02-19 09:11:11 GMT
    A spokeswoman for Poland's prime minister has sought to downplay his words equating Polish collaborators in the Holocaust to alleged "Jewish perpetrators" by saying they were an invitation to a frank debate about...
    A spokeswoman for Poland's prime minister has sought to downplay his words equating Polish collaborators in the Holocaust to alleged "Jewish perpetrators" by saying they were an invitation to a frank debate about the World War II crimes against Jews.
  • German nationalist urges AfD followers to reject violence

    German nationalist urges AfD followers to reject violence

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-02-19 09:01:01 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-02-19 09:01:04 GMT
    A leading figure in the nationalist Alternative for Germany has urged the party's followers to reject violence.
    A leading figure in the nationalist Alternative for Germany has urged the party's followers to reject violence.
  • Israeli police arrest telecom officials in graft case

    Israeli police arrest telecom officials in graft case

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:50 PM EST2018-02-18 18:50:42 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 3:14 AM EST2018-02-19 08:14:06 GMT
    Israeli police say they have arrested senior officials at the country's national telephone company as part of an investigation into alleged corruption offenses.
    Israeli police say they have arrested senior officials at the country's national telephone company as part of an investigation into alleged corruption offenses.
  • Dozens of Dutch budget carrier's flights canceled, delayed

    Dozens of Dutch budget carrier's flights canceled, delayed

    Monday, February 19 2018 3:10 AM EST2018-02-19 08:10:59 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 3:11 AM EST2018-02-19 08:11:07 GMT
    Dozens of flights by Dutch budget carrier Transavia have been canceled or delayed because of a strike by pilots angry at the lack of progress in months of negotiations toward a new collective labor agreement.
    Dozens of flights by Dutch budget carrier Transavia have been canceled or delayed because of a strike by pilots angry at the lack of progress in months of negotiations toward a new collective labor agreement.
  • All 65 aboard plane feared dead in crash in southern Iran

    All 65 aboard plane feared dead in crash in southern Iran

    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:00 AM EST2018-02-18 08:00:45 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-02-19 06:23:14 GMT
    Iran's semi-official Fars news agency: Iranian commercial airplane carrying 66 people has crashed in country's south.
    Iran's semi-official Fars news agency: Iranian commercial airplane carrying 66 people has crashed in country's south.
  • The Latest: Iran says 65 killed in airplane crash

    The Latest: Iran says 65 killed in airplane crash

    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:40 AM EST2018-02-18 08:40:27 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:35 PM EST2018-02-18 22:35:00 GMT
    The Latest: Spokesman for Iran's Aseman Airlines says all 66 people aboard died in airplane crash in country's south.
    The Latest: Spokesman for Iran's Aseman Airlines says all 66 people aboard died in airplane crash in country's south.
  • Turkey: Soldiers die after vehicle topples in flooded river

    Turkey: Soldiers die after vehicle topples in flooded river

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:00 AM EST2018-02-18 15:00:35 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:13 PM EST2018-02-18 20:13:51 GMT
    Turkey's military says two soldiers are missing following a flood due to heavy rains in the country's southeast.
    Turkey's military says two soldiers are missing following a flood due to heavy rains in the country's southeast.
  • Russia: 5 dead in church shooting; police kill suspect

    Russia: 5 dead in church shooting; police kill suspect

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-18 15:11:11 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:34 PM EST2018-02-18 19:34:10 GMT
    Russian news agency Tass is reporting that a gunman opened fire on people leaving a church service in Russia's Dagestan region, killing four and wounding four others.
    Russian news agency Tass is reporting that a gunman opened fire on people leaving a church service in Russia's Dagestan region, killing four and wounding four others.
  • UK prime minister seeks post-Brexit EU security alliance

    UK prime minister seeks post-Brexit EU security alliance

    Saturday, February 17 2018 5:29 AM EST2018-02-17 10:29:53 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-18 19:31:50 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is calling on her country's European Union partners not to let "rigid institutional restrictions" get in the way of a wide-ranging post-Brexit security partnership.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is calling on her country's European Union partners not to let "rigid institutional restrictions" get in the way of a wide-ranging post-Brexit security partnership.
  • Hungarian leader calls Christianity 'Europe's last hope'

    Hungarian leader calls Christianity 'Europe's last hope'

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:10 PM EST2018-02-18 18:10:41 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-02-18 18:11:54 GMT
    Hungary's prime minister says "Christianity is Europe's last hope" and that politicians in Brussels, Berlin and Paris favoring migration have "opened the way to the decline of Christian culture and the advance of...
    Hungary's prime minister says "Christianity is Europe's last hope" and that politicians in Brussels, Berlin and Paris favoring migration have "opened the way to the decline of Christian culture and the advance of Islam.".
  • Job center for Syrians opens in Jordan refugee camp

    Job center for Syrians opens in Jordan refugee camp

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:00 AM EST2018-02-18 14:00:35 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-02-18 16:45:24 GMT
    A job center has opened in Jordan's second largest camp for Syrian refugees, the latest sign of a EU-backed policy shift meant to improve life for Syrians in regional host countries.
    A job center has opened in Jordan's second largest camp for Syrian refugees, the latest sign of a EU-backed policy shift meant to improve life for Syrians in regional host countries.
  • Nigeria releasing 475 Boko Haram suspects for rehabilitation

    Nigeria releasing 475 Boko Haram suspects for rehabilitation

    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:10 AM EST2018-02-18 16:10:43 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:22 AM EST2018-02-18 16:22:38 GMT
    Authorities in Nigeria are releasing hundreds of people accused of supporting an Islamic extremist group, citing a lack of evidence.
    Authorities in Nigeria are releasing hundreds of people accused of supporting an Islamic extremist group, citing a lack of evidence.
  • Kosovo celebrates 10 years of independence, Serbs boycott

    Kosovo celebrates 10 years of independence, Serbs boycott

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:30 AM EST2018-02-18 14:30:38 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:23 AM EST2018-02-18 15:23:40 GMT
    Kosovo Assembly, or Parliament, has convened in a special session to celebrate the country's 10 years of independence.
    Kosovo Assembly, or Parliament, has convened in a special session to celebrate the country's 10 years of independence.
  • German police probe British woman over Holocaust remarks

    German police probe British woman over Holocaust remarks

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:20 AM EST2018-02-18 15:20:37 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:23 AM EST2018-02-18 15:23:11 GMT
    German police are investigating a British woman for suspected incitement after she questioned the Holocaust during a far-right protest in the eastern city of Dresden.
    German police are investigating a British woman for suspected incitement after she questioned the Holocaust during a far-right protest in the eastern city of Dresden.
  • Husband of slain MP Jo Cox steps down after misconduct claim

    Husband of slain MP Jo Cox steps down after misconduct claim

    Sunday, February 18 2018 7:30 AM EST2018-02-18 12:30:54 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:13 AM EST2018-02-18 15:13:21 GMT
    The widower of a murdered British legislator has stepped down from two charities set up in her memory after allegations of sexual misconduct in the past were reported.
    The widower of a murdered British legislator has stepped down from two charities set up in her memory after allegations of sexual misconduct in the past were reported.
  • Pistorius prosecutor sets sights on South Africa's Zuma

    Pistorius prosecutor sets sights on South Africa's Zuma

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:00 AM EST2018-02-18 14:00:33 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:56 AM EST2018-02-18 14:56:45 GMT
    Former South African state prosecutor who led case against convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius is prepared to take legal action against ex-president Jacob Zuma.
    Former South African state prosecutor who led case against convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius is prepared to take legal action against ex-president Jacob Zuma.
  • Zimbabwe president sees deceased opposition leader's family

    Zimbabwe president sees deceased opposition leader's family

    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:30 AM EST2018-02-18 13:30:41 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:50 AM EST2018-02-18 14:50:31 GMT
    Zimbabwe's president says his government will meet the hospital and funeral expenses of deceased opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who died of colon cancer last week in neighboring South Africa.
    Zimbabwe's president says his government will meet the hospital and funeral expenses of deceased opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who died of colon cancer last week in neighboring South Africa.
  • The Latest: Iran vows to respond if US gives up on nuke deal

    The Latest: Iran vows to respond if US gives up on nuke deal

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:40 AM EST2018-02-18 10:40:47 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:46 AM EST2018-02-18 14:46:15 GMT
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that Israel "will never allow the rewriting of the historical truth" about the Holocaust _ a statement that comes as tensions between Israel and Poland over the issue flare anew.
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that Israel "will never allow the rewriting of the historical truth" about the Holocaust _ a statement that comes as tensions between Israel and Poland over the issue flare anew.
  • Head of Latvian Central Bank is detained for questioning

    Head of Latvian Central Bank is detained for questioning

    Sunday, February 18 2018 6:30 AM EST2018-02-18 11:30:31 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-02-18 14:28:39 GMT
    The prime minister of Latvia says that the country's top central banker has been detained following questions from the national anti-corruption agency.
    The prime minister of Latvia says that the country's top central banker has been detained following questions from the national anti-corruption agency.
  • Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission amid skepticism

    Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission amid skepticism

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:33 AM EST2018-02-17 11:33:45 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:01 AM EST2018-02-18 14:01:48 GMT
    Pope Francis has revived his lapsed sex abuse advisory commission and named new members, after coming under fire for his overall handling of the scandal and his support for a Chilean bishop accused by victims of...
    Pope Francis has revived his lapsed sex abuse advisory commission and named new members, after coming under fire for his overall handling of the scandal and his support for a Chilean bishop accused by victims of witnessing and ignoring their abuse.
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