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  • Baby formula maker calls global recall over salmonella fears

    Baby formula maker calls global recall over salmonella fears

    Monday, December 11 2017 4:03 AM EST2017-12-11 09:03:10 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:18 AM EST2017-12-12 12:18:21 GMT
    French baby milk maker Lactalis has ordered a global recall of millions of its products over fears of salmonella bacteria contamination.
    French baby milk maker Lactalis has ordered a global recall of millions of its products over fears of salmonella bacteria contamination.
  • US-based climate scientists to take research to France

    US-based climate scientists to take research to France

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 12:23 AM EST2017-12-12 05:23:24 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:18 AM EST2017-12-12 12:18:15 GMT
    Two U.S.-based climate scientists say it's a dream come true _ the offer of all-expenses-paid grants to advance their research in Europe instead of the United States under climate skeptic President Donald Trump.
    Two U.S.-based climate scientists say it's a dream come true _ the offer of all-expenses-paid grants to advance their research in Europe instead of the United States under climate skeptic President Donald Trump.
  • The Latest: Macron predicts benefits from climate leadership

    The Latest: Macron predicts benefits from climate leadership

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:07 AM EST2017-12-12 09:07:00 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:18 AM EST2017-12-12 12:18:11 GMT
    Activists pretending to represent a massive wave of oil are holding a protest in Paris at the start of an international climate summit.
    Activists pretending to represent a massive wave of oil are holding a protest in Paris at the start of an international climate summit.
  • World leaders, high security at Paris climate summit

    World leaders, high security at Paris climate summit

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 2:23 AM EST2017-12-12 07:23:29 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:18 AM EST2017-12-12 12:18:04 GMT
    More than 50 world leaders are gathering in Paris for a summit that President Emmanuel Macron hopes gives new momentum to the fight against global warming despite U.S. President Donald Trump's rejection of the...
    More than 50 world leaders are gathering in Paris for a summit that President Emmanuel Macron hopes gives new momentum to the fight against global warming despite U.S. President Donald Trump's rejection of the Paris climate accord.
  • Ex-US deserter to NKorea who married Japan abductee dies

    Ex-US deserter to NKorea who married Japan abductee dies

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 1:53 AM EST2017-12-12 06:53:27 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:16 AM EST2017-12-12 12:16:39 GMT
    U.S Army deserter to North Korea, who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release in the 2000s, has died.
    U.S Army deserter to North Korea, who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release in the 2000s, has died.
  • Oscar Pistorius bruised in a jail fight over telephone use

    Oscar Pistorius bruised in a jail fight over telephone use

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 6:03 AM EST2017-12-12 11:03:32 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:16 AM EST2017-12-12 12:16:36 GMT
    A South African prison spokesman says Olympian Oscar Pistorius, in jail for murdering his girlfriend, was bruised in an altercation with another inmate over telephone use.
    A South African prison spokesman says Olympian Oscar Pistorius, in jail for murdering his girlfriend, was bruised in an altercation with another inmate over telephone use.
  • Dangerous winds persist as wildfires roar in California

    Dangerous winds persist as wildfires roar in California

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 3:23 AM EST2017-12-12 08:23:56 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:16 AM EST2017-12-12 12:16:14 GMT
    The winds aren't changing for Southern California's wildfires yet. The fifth largest blaze in state history was threatening thousands of homes as it churned through coastal mountains amid persistently dangerous...
    The winds aren't changing for Southern California's wildfires yet. The fifth largest blaze in state history was threatening thousands of homes as it churned through coastal mountains amid persistently dangerous weather conditions.
  • Princes William, Harry set for 'Last Jedi' London premiere

    Princes William, Harry set for 'Last Jedi' London premiere

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:13 AM EST2017-12-12 12:13:34 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 7:13 AM EST2017-12-12 12:13:57 GMT
    Princes William and Harry are due on the red carpet for the European premiere of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," in which the royal siblings reportedly make a cameo appearance.
    Princes William and Harry are due on the red carpet for the European premiere of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," in which the royal siblings reportedly make a cameo appearance.
  • Macedonia's Zaev set to warm up ties with Greece, Kosovo

    Macedonia's Zaev set to warm up ties with Greece, Kosovo

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 6:13 AM EST2017-12-12 11:13:35 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 6:53 AM EST2017-12-12 11:53:38 GMT
    Macedonia's prime minister repeated his will to reach a solution with Greece following more than two decades of dispute over its name.
    Macedonia's prime minister repeated his will to reach a solution with Greece following more than two decades of dispute over its name.
  • Ash falls like snow as celebrities flee California community

    Ash falls like snow as celebrities flee California community

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:13 AM EST2017-12-11 08:13:08 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 6:06 AM EST2017-12-12 11:06:25 GMT
    Officials say the largest, most destructive wildfire burning in Southern California is expected to grow as it enters its second week.
    Officials say the largest, most destructive wildfire burning in Southern California is expected to grow as it enters its second week.
  • US ambassador to UK hopes for Trump visit in new year

    US ambassador to UK hopes for Trump visit in new year

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 5:43 AM EST2017-12-12 10:43:39 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 5:57 AM EST2017-12-12 10:57:07 GMT
    America's ambassador to Britain says America's ambassador to Britain says he hopes US President Donald Trump will visit the UK next year despite his recent Twitter dispute with Theresa May.
    America's ambassador to Britain says America's ambassador to Britain says he hopes US President Donald Trump will visit the UK next year despite his recent Twitter dispute with Theresa May.
  • Israel survey finds deep divisions, displeasure with leaders

    Israel survey finds deep divisions, displeasure with leaders

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 3:46 AM EST2017-12-12 08:46:34 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 5:16 AM EST2017-12-12 10:16:04 GMT
    New survey shows deep divisions in Israel, widespread frustration with leaders.
    New survey shows deep divisions in Israel, widespread frustration with leaders.
  • A confident and upbeat Putin goes on Mideast 'victory' tour

    A confident and upbeat Putin goes on Mideast 'victory' tour

    Monday, December 11 2017 12:25 PM EST2017-12-11 17:25:00 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:54 AM EST2017-12-12 09:54:06 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Ankara to meet with the Turkish president, following visits to Syria and Egypt.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Ankara to meet with the Turkish president, following visits to Syria and Egypt.
  • Israeli ultra-Orthodox Jewish leader Shteinman dies at 104

    Israeli ultra-Orthodox Jewish leader Shteinman dies at 104

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 2:23 AM EST2017-12-12 07:23:36 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:26 AM EST2017-12-12 09:26:48 GMT
    Rabbi Aharon Leib Shteinman, spiritual leader of Israel's non-Hassidic ultra-Orthodox Jews of European descent, has died.
    Rabbi Aharon Leib Shteinman, spiritual leader of Israel's non-Hassidic ultra-Orthodox Jews of European descent, has died.
  • In Putin's heartland, apathy and disappointment rule

    In Putin's heartland, apathy and disappointment rule

    Monday, December 11 2017 9:43 AM EST2017-12-11 14:43:07 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:15 AM EST2017-12-12 09:15:23 GMT
    Three months ahead of Russia's presidential election, apathy and disappointment pervade incumbent Vladimir Putin's heartland.
    Three months ahead of Russia's presidential election, apathy and disappointment pervade incumbent Vladimir Putin's heartland.
  • Iceland closes gender gap but violence against women remains

    Iceland closes gender gap but violence against women remains

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:03 AM EST2017-12-12 09:03:41 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:14 AM EST2017-12-12 09:14:39 GMT
    Iceland scores high on studies of gender equality but still has high rates of violence against women.
    Iceland scores high on studies of gender equality but still has high rates of violence against women.
  • US Nobel laureate fears US politics could undermine science

    US Nobel laureate fears US politics could undermine science

    Monday, December 11 2017 4:02 AM EST2017-12-11 09:02:59 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 4:08 AM EST2017-12-12 09:08:15 GMT
    An American researcher who shared this year's Nobel Prize for medicine has bluntly criticized political developments at home in his address at the awards' gala banquet in Sweden.
    An American researcher who shared this year's Nobel Prize for medicine has bluntly criticized political developments at home in his address at the awards' gala banquet in Sweden.
  • Houston 18-year-old arrested on charges of trying to aid IS

    Houston 18-year-old arrested on charges of trying to aid IS

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 2:33 AM EST2017-12-12 07:33:30 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 3:27 AM EST2017-12-12 08:27:59 GMT
    A Houston 18-year-old has been arrested and charged with illegally distributing explosive-making information and attempting to support the Islamic State organization.
    A Houston 18-year-old has been arrested and charged with illegally distributing explosive-making information and attempting to support the Islamic State organization.
  • Russia claims radioactivity spike not due to nuclear plant

    Russia claims radioactivity spike not due to nuclear plant

    Friday, December 8 2017 5:51 AM EST2017-12-08 10:51:35 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 2:56 AM EST2017-12-12 07:56:05 GMT
    Russian authorities have denied that a radioactivity spike in Europe resulted from a nuclear fuel plant leak in the Urals, saying their probe has found no release of radioactivity there.
    Russian authorities have denied that a radioactivity spike in Europe resulted from a nuclear fuel plant leak in the Urals, saying their probe has found no release of radioactivity there.
  • Ukraine's anti-corruption agency faces strong resistance

    Ukraine's anti-corruption agency faces strong resistance

    Monday, December 11 2017 1:32 AM EST2017-12-11 06:32:52 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 1:55 AM EST2017-12-12 06:55:53 GMT
    Ukraine's anti-corruption agency that was seen of symbol of reform comes under pressure from Ukrainian authorities.
    Ukraine's anti-corruption agency that was seen of symbol of reform comes under pressure from Ukrainian authorities.
  • UN: Tensions over North Korea worsen rights violations

    UN: Tensions over North Korea worsen rights violations

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:43 PM EST2017-12-11 20:43:56 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 12:37 AM EST2017-12-12 05:37:04 GMT
    North Korea's leadership has cracked down further on human rights as tensions have escalated over its nuclear and missile tests, the U.N. rights chief said Monday.
    North Korea's leadership has cracked down further on human rights as tensions have escalated over its nuclear and missile tests, the U.N. rights chief said Monday.
  • France names winners of anti-Trump climate change grants

    France names winners of anti-Trump climate change grants

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:52 AM EST2017-12-11 08:52:57 GMT
    Tuesday, December 12 2017 12:36 AM EST2017-12-12 05:36:43 GMT
    A group of U.S.-based climate scientists are about to win multi-year grants worth more than $1 million each to relocate to France instead.
    A group of U.S.-based climate scientists are about to win multi-year grants worth more than $1 million each to relocate to France instead.
  • Venezuela president's threat to ban opposition draws rebuff

    Venezuela president's threat to ban opposition draws rebuff

    Monday, December 11 2017 4:06 AM EST2017-12-11 09:06:22 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 8:23 PM EST2017-12-12 01:23:28 GMT
    Venezuela's ruling socialists swept nearly all the races for mayors across the country, and President Nicolas Maduro is now threatening to ban key opposition parties from future elections in the oil-rich country...
    Venezuela's ruling socialists swept nearly all the races for mayors across the country, and President Nicolas Maduro is now threatening to ban key opposition parties from future elections in the oil-rich country wracked by economic crisis.
  • German intelligence warns of increased Chinese cyberspying

    German intelligence warns of increased Chinese cyberspying

    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:12 AM EST2017-12-10 11:12:37 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 7:46 PM EST2017-12-12 00:46:39 GMT
    The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency is warning that China is using social networks to try to cultivate sources of information.
    The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency is warning that China is using social networks to try to cultivate sources of information.
  • Pope urges nuclear disarmament, climate-change solutions

    Pope urges nuclear disarmament, climate-change solutions

    Sunday, December 10 2017 7:02 AM EST2017-12-10 12:02:21 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 6:56 PM EST2017-12-11 23:56:07 GMT
    Pope Francis is calling for a world without nuclear arms and for effective measures to fight climate change.
    Pope Francis is calling for a world without nuclear arms and for effective measures to fight climate change.
  • At rally, Hezbollah chief vows to return focus to Israel

    At rally, Hezbollah chief vows to return focus to Israel

    Monday, December 11 2017 11:23 AM EST2017-12-11 16:23:13 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 5:37 PM EST2017-12-11 22:37:01 GMT
    Tens of thousands of people have attended a Hezbollah rally, where the militant group's leader vowed to return its focus to Israel after years of fighting in Syria's civil war.
    Tens of thousands of people have attended a Hezbollah rally, where the militant group's leader vowed to return its focus to Israel after years of fighting in Syria's civil war.
  • US man accused of illegal gun exports to Europe, Australia

    US man accused of illegal gun exports to Europe, Australia

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:43 PM EST2017-12-11 20:43:46 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 3:53 PM EST2017-12-11 20:53:17 GMT
    A captured fugitive is accused of dozens of federal firearms violations in Montana for allegedly exporting guns from the U.S. to customers in countries with restrictive gun laws.
    A captured fugitive is accused of dozens of federal firearms violations in Montana for allegedly exporting guns from the U.S. to customers in countries with restrictive gun laws.
  • Saudi Arabia to allow movie theaters after decades of ban

    Saudi Arabia to allow movie theaters after decades of ban

    Monday, December 11 2017 4:23 AM EST2017-12-11 09:23:06 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 3:38 PM EST2017-12-11 20:38:00 GMT
    Saudi Arabia to allow movie theaters next year, for first time in more than 35 years.
    Saudi Arabia to allow movie theaters next year, for first time in more than 35 years.
  • Top EU economic powers warn US about tax plans

    Top EU economic powers warn US about tax plans

    Monday, December 11 2017 10:53 AM EST2017-12-11 15:53:19 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 3:36 PM EST2017-12-11 20:36:22 GMT
    The European Union's top five economies are warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could contravene some of its international obligations and risks "having a major distortive impact on...
    The European Union's top five economies are warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could contravene some of its international obligations and risks "having a major distortive impact on international trade.".
  • The Latest: Turkish leader notes shared views with Putin

    The Latest: Turkish leader notes shared views with Putin

    Monday, December 11 2017 2:33 PM EST2017-12-11 19:33:28 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 3:33 PM EST2017-12-11 20:33:20 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized the U.S. administration's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, warning that it could destabilize the region and derail the Middle East peace process.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized the U.S. administration's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, warning that it could destabilize the region and derail the Middle East peace process.
  • UN promises justice in Congo against peacekeeper attacks

    UN promises justice in Congo against peacekeeper attacks

    Monday, December 11 2017 9:03 AM EST2017-12-11 14:03:22 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 2:15 PM EST2017-12-11 19:15:13 GMT
    The United Nations Deputy Special Representative for Congo says military offenses will be launched against rebels who killed at least 15 Tanzanian U.N. peacekeepers last week in eastern Congo.
    The United Nations Deputy Special Representative for Congo says military offenses will be launched against rebels who killed at least 15 Tanzanian U.N. peacekeepers last week in eastern Congo.
  • Poland's new prime minister sworn in with old Cabinet

    Poland's new prime minister sworn in with old Cabinet

    Monday, December 11 2017 7:53 AM EST2017-12-11 12:53:42 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 1:57 PM EST2017-12-11 18:57:18 GMT
    The government of Poland's new Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki is to be officially sworn in on Monday sparking speculation on who among the ministers will be replaced.
    The government of Poland's new Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki is to be officially sworn in on Monday sparking speculation on who among the ministers will be replaced.
  • Russian military hosts UN officials at anti-mine center

    Russian military hosts UN officials at anti-mine center

    Monday, December 11 2017 1:53 PM EST2017-12-11 18:53:14 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 1:57 PM EST2017-12-11 18:57:11 GMT
    The Russian military has hosted a delegation of U.N. officials at its main anti-mine facility.
    The Russian military has hosted a delegation of U.N. officials at its main anti-mine facility.
  • UK leader says there's new optimism in Brexit talks

    UK leader says there's new optimism in Brexit talks

    Monday, December 11 2017 5:03 AM EST2017-12-11 10:03:03 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 12:45 PM EST2017-12-11 17:45:16 GMT
    Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May says there's new optimism in Brexit talks.
    Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May says there's new optimism in Brexit talks.
  • Car bomb kills journalist in Somalia capital, says witness

    Car bomb kills journalist in Somalia capital, says witness

    Monday, December 11 2017 12:25 PM EST2017-12-11 17:25:02 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 12:43 PM EST2017-12-11 17:43:15 GMT
    A Somali journalist has been killed by a car bomb in the capital late Monday, says a fellow journalist.
    A Somali journalist has been killed by a car bomb in the capital late Monday, says a fellow journalist.
  • Putin declares victory on visit to air base in Syria

    Putin declares victory on visit to air base in Syria

    Monday, December 11 2017 5:12 AM EST2017-12-11 10:12:56 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 11:55 AM EST2017-12-11 16:55:40 GMT
    The Tass news agency says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived at a Russian military air base in Syria.
    The Tass news agency says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived at a Russian military air base in Syria.
  • Protesters oppose return of disputed art in Catalonia

    Protesters oppose return of disputed art in Catalonia

    Monday, December 11 2017 5:22 AM EST2017-12-11 10:22:56 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 11:14 AM EST2017-12-11 16:14:11 GMT
    Clashes have erupted between police and protesters in Spain's northeastern Catalan city of Lleida after a judicial ruling ordered the city's museum to return 44 pieces of religious art to the neighboring regional...
    Clashes have erupted between police and protesters in Spain's northeastern Catalan city of Lleida after a judicial ruling ordered the city's museum to return 44 pieces of religious art to the neighboring regional government of Aragon.
  • Man who hit pedestrians in Italy aimed to kill

    Man who hit pedestrians in Italy aimed to kill

    Monday, December 11 2017 9:53 AM EST2017-12-11 14:53:01 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 11:06 AM EST2017-12-11 16:06:28 GMT
    Italian media say an Italian man who drove his car last week into pedestrians near a Christmas market had been aiming to kill.
    Italian media say an Italian man who drove his car last week into pedestrians near a Christmas market had been aiming to kill.
  • EU rebuffs idea of recognizing Jerusalem as Netanyahu visits

    EU rebuffs idea of recognizing Jerusalem as Netanyahu visits

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:02 AM EST2017-12-11 08:02:53 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 11:03 AM EST2017-12-11 16:03:17 GMT
    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address the issues of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and the chances of reinvigorating negotiations...
    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address the issues of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and the chances of reinvigorating negotiations on the peace process.
  • Putin visits Egypt in sign of closer ties

    Putin visits Egypt in sign of closer ties

    Monday, December 11 2017 6:03 AM EST2017-12-11 11:03:06 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 10:46 AM EST2017-12-11 15:46:51 GMT
    Russia's Putin in Egypt for talks with President el-Sissi on their countries' rapidly growing ties.
    Russia's Putin in Egypt for talks with President el-Sissi on their countries' rapidly growing ties.
  • Snow wreaks havoc on travelers in Britain, schools closed

    Snow wreaks havoc on travelers in Britain, schools closed

    Monday, December 11 2017 4:52 AM EST2017-12-11 09:52:59 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 9:57 AM EST2017-12-11 14:57:00 GMT
    Snow and wintry weather are still wreaking havoc on travelers in Britain, with flights cancelled, roads sheathed in ice and rail travel disrupted.
    Snow and wintry weather are still wreaking havoc on travelers in Britain, with flights cancelled, roads sheathed in ice and rail travel disrupted.
  • Germany's Merkel presses for quick move toward new coalition

    Germany's Merkel presses for quick move toward new coalition

    Monday, December 11 2017 9:13 AM EST2017-12-11 14:13:01 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 9:17 AM EST2017-12-11 14:17:22 GMT
    Chancellor Angela Merkel is pushing for the quick formation of a new governing alliance with Germany's main center-left party, saying that only a coalition will bring the "stable government" needed at a challenging...
    Chancellor Angela Merkel is pushing for the quick formation of a new governing alliance with Germany's main center-left party, saying that only a coalition will bring the "stable government" needed at a challenging time for Europe.
  • Smoke alarm sets off fire scare in Austrian Alpine tunnel

    Smoke alarm sets off fire scare in Austrian Alpine tunnel

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:43 AM EST2017-12-11 08:43:05 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 8:35 AM EST2017-12-11 13:35:19 GMT
    Austrian media are reporting that a tunnel-boring machine has caught fire at the construction site of a tunnel under the Alps that will link Austria with Italy.
    Austrian media are reporting that a tunnel-boring machine has caught fire at the construction site of a tunnel under the Alps that will link Austria with Italy.
  • Clarification: Sweden-Synagogue-Arson story

    Clarification: Sweden-Synagogue-Arson story

    Sunday, December 10 2017 4:42 AM EST2017-12-10 09:42:18 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 8:03 AM EST2017-12-11 13:03:33 GMT
    Three people arrested over fire bomb attack on Swedish synagogue in Goteborg.
    Three people arrested over fire bomb attack on Swedish synagogue in Goteborg.
  • Clarification: Paradise Papers-Bono story

    Clarification: Paradise Papers-Bono story

    Saturday, December 9 2017 10:51 AM EST2017-12-09 15:51:54 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 6:22 AM EST2017-12-11 11:22:59 GMT
    U2 frontman Bono says he takes the investigation into his business arrangements "incredibly seriously" and wants them to be transparent.
    U2 frontman Bono says he takes the investigation into his business arrangements "incredibly seriously" and wants them to be transparent.
  • Trial begins against suspects in Istanbul nightclub attack

    Trial begins against suspects in Istanbul nightclub attack

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:23 AM EST2017-12-11 08:23:25 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 4:46 AM EST2017-12-11 09:46:42 GMT
    Trial against dozens of suspects, including the alleged shooter in the New Year's Eve attack in Istanbul killing 39 people, has begun.
    Trial against dozens of suspects, including the alleged shooter in the New Year's Eve attack in Istanbul killing 39 people, has begun.
  • Tears, pomp, extravagance as France mourns rocker Hallyday

    Tears, pomp, extravagance as France mourns rocker Hallyday

    Saturday, December 9 2017 2:21 AM EST2017-12-09 07:21:39 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 4:44 AM EST2017-12-11 09:44:23 GMT
    France is bidding farewell to its biggest rock star, honoring Johnny Hallyday with an exceptional funeral procession down the Champs-Elysees, a presidential speech and a public concert - all under intense security.
    France is bidding farewell to its biggest rock star, honoring Johnny Hallyday with an exceptional funeral procession down the Champs-Elysees, a presidential speech and a public concert - all under intense security.
  • Israeli, French leaders tangle over US Jerusalem decision

    Israeli, French leaders tangle over US Jerusalem decision

    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:12 AM EST2017-12-10 11:12:26 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 4:06 AM EST2017-12-11 09:06:55 GMT
    Israel's defense minister is calling for a boycott of Arab businesses in an area where residents carried out violent protests against President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
    Israel's defense minister is calling for a boycott of Arab businesses in an area where residents carried out violent protests against President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
  • US Nobel laureate worries politics could undermine science

    US Nobel laureate worries politics could undermine science

    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:02 AM EST2017-12-10 14:02:55 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 4:06 AM EST2017-12-11 09:06:09 GMT
    A leading activist in the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner, has likened her group's aim with her struggle to survive the Hiroshima atomic bombing.
    A leading activist in the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner, has likened her group's aim with her struggle to survive the Hiroshima atomic bombing.
  • The Latest: Israeli PM urges approval of Jerusalem decision

    The Latest: Israeli PM urges approval of Jerusalem decision

    Sunday, December 10 2017 8:02 AM EST2017-12-10 13:02:32 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 3:54 AM EST2017-12-11 08:54:41 GMT
    Israeli police say that a security guard has been stabbed near Jerusalem's central bus station.
    Israeli police say that a security guard has been stabbed near Jerusalem's central bus station.
  • Princes William and Harry chose sculptor for Diana statue

    Princes William and Harry chose sculptor for Diana statue

    Sunday, December 10 2017 3:42 AM EST2017-12-10 08:42:17 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 3:23 AM EST2017-12-11 08:23:01 GMT
    Kensington Palace says Princes William and Harry have chosen sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley to create a statute of their mother, Princess Diana, to mark the 20th anniversary of her death.
    Kensington Palace says Princes William and Harry have chosen sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley to create a statute of their mother, Princess Diana, to mark the 20th anniversary of her death.
  • Ferry runs aground in Channel in high winds, all are rescued

    Ferry runs aground in Channel in high winds, all are rescued

    Monday, December 11 2017 2:23 AM EST2017-12-11 07:23:04 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 2:25 AM EST2017-12-11 07:25:27 GMT
    French authorities have evacuated a ferry carrying 313 people that ran aground at the port city of Calais, interrupting boat traffic across the English Channel.
    French authorities have evacuated a ferry carrying 313 people that ran aground at the port city of Calais, interrupting boat traffic across the English Channel.
  • World leaders congratulate Iraq on defeating IS

    World leaders congratulate Iraq on defeating IS

    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:22 AM EST2017-12-10 14:22:34 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 1:44 AM EST2017-12-11 06:44:01 GMT
    The top U.S.-led coalition commander is congratulating Iraq on defeating the Islamic State group.
    The top U.S.-led coalition commander is congratulating Iraq on defeating the Islamic State group.
  • Brexit secretary says a no-deal Brexit now less likely

    Brexit secretary says a no-deal Brexit now less likely

    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:22 AM EST2017-12-10 14:22:26 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 1:24 AM EST2017-12-11 06:24:41 GMT
    The man in charge of Britain's departure from the European Union says the chances the country will leave the 28-nation bloc with no trade deal "dropped dramatically" after the two sides reached a preliminary...
    The man in charge of Britain's departure from the European Union says the chances the country will leave the 28-nation bloc with no trade deal "dropped dramatically" after the two sides reached a preliminary agreement on divorce terms last week.
  • 'The Square' wins big at European Film Awards

    'The Square' wins big at European Film Awards

    Sunday, December 10 2017 11:02 AM EST2017-12-10 16:02:47 GMT
    Monday, December 11 2017 1:23 AM EST2017-12-11 06:23:38 GMT
    Swedish comedy "The Square" has swept this year's European Film Awards, winning six prizes, including for best film, director and screenwriter.
    Swedish comedy "The Square" has swept this year's European Film Awards, winning six prizes, including for best film, director and screenwriter.
  • UN calls for urgent evacuation of 137 sick Syrian children

    UN calls for urgent evacuation of 137 sick Syrian children

    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:32 AM EST2017-12-10 14:32:46 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:44 PM EST2017-12-11 02:44:53 GMT
    The United Nations children's agency says 137 children stranded in a rebel-held suburb near the Syrian capital require immediate medical evacuation amid a crippling siege that reportedly killed five because of lack...
    The United Nations children's agency says 137 children stranded in a rebel-held suburb near the Syrian capital require immediate medical evacuation amid a crippling siege that reportedly killed five because of lack of medical care.
  • Anti-migrant leader pushes to win national power in Italy

    Anti-migrant leader pushes to win national power in Italy

    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:52 AM EST2017-12-10 14:52:27 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 7:25 PM EST2017-12-11 00:25:52 GMT
    An Italian right-wing party leader has used a rally opposing easier citizenship for foreigners to seek more support in Italy's upcoming national election.
    An Italian right-wing party leader has used a rally opposing easier citizenship for foreigners to seek more support in Italy's upcoming national election.
  • Israeli strikes kill 2 Hamas men after Gaza rocket attack

    Israeli strikes kill 2 Hamas men after Gaza rocket attack

    Saturday, December 9 2017 3:21 AM EST2017-12-09 08:21:40 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 3:23 PM EST2017-12-10 20:23:45 GMT
    Gaza officials say two Hamas members have been killed in Israeli airstrikes following a rocket attack on Israel.
    Gaza officials say two Hamas members have been killed in Israeli airstrikes following a rocket attack on Israel.
  • Qatar buys 24 Typhoon fighters as part of $8 billion deal

    Qatar buys 24 Typhoon fighters as part of $8 billion deal

    Sunday, December 10 2017 3:22 PM EST2017-12-10 20:22:34 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 3:23 PM EST2017-12-10 20:23:26 GMT
    BAE Systems has agreed to sell 24 Typhoon fighter planes to Qatar as part of a 6 billion pound ($8 billion) deal with European defense contractors.
    BAE Systems has agreed to sell 24 Typhoon fighter planes to Qatar as part of a 6 billion pound ($8 billion) deal with European defense contractors.
  • Snow disrupts road, air travel in England and northern Wales

    Snow disrupts road, air travel in England and northern Wales

    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:12 AM EST2017-12-10 11:12:31 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 2:43 PM EST2017-12-10 19:43:19 GMT
    Heavy snow is causing road and travel disruption across central England and northern Wales, grounding flights, shutting roads and causing traffic accidents.
    Heavy snow is causing road and travel disruption across central England and northern Wales, grounding flights, shutting roads and causing traffic accidents.
  • Nobel Laureates say change is coming for women in sciences

    Nobel Laureates say change is coming for women in sciences

    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:50 AM EST2017-12-07 10:50:44 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 2:06 PM EST2017-12-10 19:06:16 GMT
    A group of 2017 Nobel Laureates have addressed the lack of female representation in sciences ahead of the prize-awarding ceremony in Stockholm.
    A group of 2017 Nobel Laureates have addressed the lack of female representation in sciences ahead of the prize-awarding ceremony in Stockholm.
  • Kenya opposition group says protest mock inaugural postponed

    Kenya opposition group says protest mock inaugural postponed

    Sunday, December 10 2017 11:52 AM EST2017-12-10 16:52:49 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 12:32 PM EST2017-12-10 17:32:36 GMT
    Kenya's main opposition leader says his group is postponing a mock ceremony to inaugurate him as president until a later date.
    Kenya's main opposition leader says his group is postponing a mock ceremony to inaugurate him as president until a later date.
  • Kuwait names ruler's son as defense minister in shakeup

    Kuwait names ruler's son as defense minister in shakeup

    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:12 AM EST2017-12-10 14:12:37 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 11:52 AM EST2017-12-10 16:52:54 GMT
    Kuwait has announced new picks for Cabinet, with five out of 16 members hailing from the royal family, including the ruler's son who has been chosen to head the defense ministry.
    Kuwait has announced new picks for Cabinet, with five out of 16 members hailing from the royal family, including the ruler's son who has been chosen to head the defense ministry.
  • PM announces on state TV Iraq's war against IS has ended

    PM announces on state TV Iraq's war against IS has ended

    Saturday, December 9 2017 6:31 AM EST2017-12-09 11:31:45 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 11:12 AM EST2017-12-10 16:12:33 GMT
    A senior Iraqi military commander says his country's war against the Islamic State group is over.
    A senior Iraqi military commander says his country's war against the Islamic State group is over.
  • Swiss woman angry over champagne refusal ejected from plane

    Swiss woman angry over champagne refusal ejected from plane

    Sunday, December 10 2017 11:02 AM EST2017-12-10 16:02:43 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 11:04 AM EST2017-12-10 16:04:59 GMT
    German police say the pilot of a passenger jet destined for Zurich made an unscheduled stop at Stuttgart airport because a Swiss passenger become aggressive after being denied champagne.
    German police say the pilot of a passenger jet destined for Zurich made an unscheduled stop at Stuttgart airport because a Swiss passenger become aggressive after being denied champagne.
  • Celebrity publicist Clifford dies during sex crimes sentence

    Celebrity publicist Clifford dies during sex crimes sentence

    Sunday, December 10 2017 8:02 AM EST2017-12-10 13:02:45 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 11:04 AM EST2017-12-10 16:04:58 GMT
    Britain's Ministry of Justice says former celebrity publicist Max Clifford has died after collapsing in prison while serving his sentence for sexual assault.
    Britain's Ministry of Justice says former celebrity publicist Max Clifford has died after collapsing in prison while serving his sentence for sexual assault.
  • Saakashvili supporters demand Ukraine's leader be impeached

    Saakashvili supporters demand Ukraine's leader be impeached

    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:52 AM EST2017-12-10 11:52:23 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:34 AM EST2017-12-10 14:34:39 GMT
    Several thousand supporters of opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili are rallying in the Ukrainian capital to demand his release from jail.
    Several thousand supporters of opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili are rallying in the Ukrainian capital to demand his release from jail.
  • Arab ministers demand reversal of Trump Jerusalem decision

    Arab ministers demand reversal of Trump Jerusalem decision

    Saturday, December 9 2017 1:43 PM EST2017-12-09 18:43:07 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:24 AM EST2017-12-10 14:24:16 GMT
    Arab foreign ministers meet in Cairo amid wave of anger over Trump's decision on Jerusalem.
    Arab foreign ministers meet in Cairo amid wave of anger over Trump's decision on Jerusalem.
  • Israel says it destroyed Hamas tunnel using new techniques

    Israel says it destroyed Hamas tunnel using new techniques

    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:02 AM EST2017-12-10 14:02:25 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:03 AM EST2017-12-10 14:03:35 GMT
    The Israeli military says it has destroyed a tunnel built by the Hamas militant group that stretched from the Gaza Strip several hundred meters (yards) into Israel.
    The Israeli military says it has destroyed a tunnel built by the Hamas militant group that stretched from the Gaza Strip several hundred meters (yards) into Israel.
  • Western Europe hit by high winds, rain from Storm Ana

    Western Europe hit by high winds, rain from Storm Ana

    Sunday, December 10 2017 5:52 AM EST2017-12-10 10:52:19 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:03 AM EST2017-12-10 14:03:26 GMT
    Spain and Portugal have issued warnings of high winds and heavy rain for Sunday as a storm reaches the Iberian Peninsula from the Atlantic.
    Spain and Portugal have issued warnings of high winds and heavy rain for Sunday as a storm reaches the Iberian Peninsula from the Atlantic.
  • Archaeologists discover 2 ancient tombs in Egypt's Luxor

    Archaeologists discover 2 ancient tombs in Egypt's Luxor

    Saturday, December 9 2017 9:41 AM EST2017-12-09 14:41:51 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 8:54 AM EST2017-12-10 13:54:40 GMT
    Egypt's Antiquities Ministry says archaeologists have uncovered two ancient tombs in the southern city of Luxor.
    Egypt's Antiquities Ministry says archaeologists have uncovered two ancient tombs in the southern city of Luxor.
  • Bahrain faith group visits Israel amid Jerusalem tensions

    Bahrain faith group visits Israel amid Jerusalem tensions

    Sunday, December 10 2017 7:42 AM EST2017-12-10 12:42:23 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 8:55 AM EST2017-12-10 13:55:03 GMT
    An interfaith group from Bahrain is visiting Israel amid turmoil there over U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital.
    An interfaith group from Bahrain is visiting Israel amid turmoil there over U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital.
  • Spain rescues 104 migrants crossing Mediterranean Sea

    Spain rescues 104 migrants crossing Mediterranean Sea

    Sunday, December 10 2017 8:02 AM EST2017-12-10 13:02:47 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 8:04 AM EST2017-12-10 13:04:52 GMT
    Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved over a hundred migrants trying to make the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea to Europe.
    Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved over a hundred migrants trying to make the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea to Europe.
  • Nobel laureate: If atomic bombs exist, disaster inevitable

    Nobel laureate: If atomic bombs exist, disaster inevitable

    Saturday, December 9 2017 7:21 AM EST2017-12-09 12:21:46 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:44 AM EST2017-12-10 11:44:34 GMT
    The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, the recipient on this year's Nobel Peace Prize, has installed a 1,000 red paper cranes outside the Norwegian Parliament ahead of formally receiving the prize.
    The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, the recipient on this year's Nobel Peace Prize, has installed a 1,000 red paper cranes outside the Norwegian Parliament ahead of formally receiving the prize.
  • Key Brexit advocate says voters can change UK deal with EU

    Key Brexit advocate says voters can change UK deal with EU

    Saturday, December 9 2017 5:51 AM EST2017-12-09 10:51:54 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:42 AM EST2017-12-10 11:42:43 GMT
    A key government advocate of leaving the European Union says that voters will be able to change the future relationship with the 28-nation bloc if they wish.
    A key government advocate of leaving the European Union says that voters will be able to change the future relationship with the 28-nation bloc if they wish.
  • The Latest: US congratulates Iraq on end of war against IS

    The Latest: US congratulates Iraq on end of war against IS

    Saturday, December 9 2017 11:52 AM EST2017-12-09 16:52:14 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:15 AM EST2017-12-10 11:15:00 GMT
    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi tells the nation the fight against the Islamic State group is over after more than three years of combat operations.
    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi tells the nation the fight against the Islamic State group is over after more than three years of combat operations.
  • German intel chief: Islamic radical numbers are growing

    German intel chief: Islamic radical numbers are growing

    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:12 AM EST2017-12-10 11:12:23 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 6:14 AM EST2017-12-10 11:14:35 GMT
    The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the number of Islamic radicals is growing and that they're becoming increasingly difficult to keep under surveillance as recruiting efforts move underground.
    The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the number of Islamic radicals is growing and that they're becoming increasingly difficult to keep under surveillance as recruiting efforts move underground.
  • Italy's left rallies to warn that fascism could return

    Italy's left rallies to warn that fascism could return

    Saturday, December 9 2017 8:51 AM EST2017-12-09 13:51:53 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 4:44 AM EST2017-12-10 09:44:07 GMT
    Italy's governing Democrats have led a rally to warn about the danger of fascism making a comeback.
    Italy's governing Democrats have led a rally to warn about the danger of fascism making a comeback.
  • The Latest: Arab leader asks nations to recognize Palestine

    The Latest: Arab leader asks nations to recognize Palestine

    Saturday, December 9 2017 5:01 AM EST2017-12-09 10:01:42 GMT
    Sunday, December 10 2017 3:44 AM EST2017-12-10 08:44:58 GMT
    A senior official has confirmed that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not meet with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in the West Bank this month because of U.S. recognition of contested Jerusalem as Israel's...
    A senior official has confirmed that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not meet with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in the West Bank this month because of U.S. recognition of contested Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
  • 1 man dies, another injured climbing Greece's Mount Olympus

    1 man dies, another injured climbing Greece's Mount Olympus

    Saturday, December 9 2017 4:02 PM EST2017-12-09 21:02:08 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 4:02 PM EST2017-12-09 21:02:11 GMT
    Police say a 26-year-old Greek man has died and another was slightly injured as they attempted to climb Mount Olympus, Greece's highest mountain.
    Police say a 26-year-old Greek man has died and another was slightly injured as they attempted to climb Mount Olympus, Greece's highest mountain.
  • Trainers rushed to save terrified horses as flames closed in

    Trainers rushed to save terrified horses as flames closed in

    Friday, December 8 2017 11:01 AM EST2017-12-08 16:01:19 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 11:35 AM EST2017-12-09 16:35:16 GMT
    The California Horse Racing Board says approximately 25 race horses were killed when a wildfire engulfed about eight barns at a training center in northeast San Diego County.
    The California Horse Racing Board says approximately 25 race horses were killed when a wildfire engulfed about eight barns at a training center in northeast San Diego County.
  • The Latest: Macron hails late rocker as 'a part of France'

    The Latest: Macron hails late rocker as 'a part of France'

    Saturday, December 9 2017 6:11 AM EST2017-12-09 11:11:51 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 11:33 AM EST2017-12-09 16:33:11 GMT
    France is bidding farewell to its biggest rock star, honoring Johnny Hallyday with an exceptional funeral procession down the Champs-Elysees, a presidential speech and a public concert - all under intense security.
    France is bidding farewell to its biggest rock star, honoring Johnny Hallyday with an exceptional funeral procession down the Champs-Elysees, a presidential speech and a public concert - all under intense security.
  • US gently urges Saudi Arabia to be more 'measured' overseas

    US gently urges Saudi Arabia to be more 'measured' overseas

    Friday, December 8 2017 9:21 AM EST2017-12-08 14:21:49 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 11:14 AM EST2017-12-09 16:14:19 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is urging Saudi Arabia to be more "measured" in its military intervention in war-ravaged Yemen.
    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is urging Saudi Arabia to be more "measured" in its military intervention in war-ravaged Yemen.
  • Kenya president says no talks with defiant opposition leader

    Kenya president says no talks with defiant opposition leader

    Saturday, December 9 2017 11:12 AM EST2017-12-09 16:12:00 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 11:14 AM EST2017-12-09 16:14:00 GMT
    Kenya's president rules out talks with defiant opposition leader who plans mock 'inauguration'.
    Kenya's president rules out talks with defiant opposition leader who plans mock 'inauguration'.
  • Report: Croat war criminal cremated after death at Hague

    Report: Croat war criminal cremated after death at Hague

    Saturday, December 9 2017 7:51 AM EST2017-12-09 12:51:52 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 9:54 AM EST2017-12-09 14:54:17 GMT
    Croatia's state TV says former general who died after taking what he said was poison at a UN war crimes court, has been cremated.
    Croatia's state TV says former general who died after taking what he said was poison at a UN war crimes court, has been cremated.
  • Jailed Saakashvili calls for Ukraine president's impeachment

    Jailed Saakashvili calls for Ukraine president's impeachment

    Saturday, December 9 2017 3:21 AM EST2017-12-09 08:21:56 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 9:43 AM EST2017-12-09 14:43:47 GMT
    From his jail cell in Ukraine's capital, opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili is calling on supporters to rally for the impeachment of the president and has declared a hunger strike.
    From his jail cell in Ukraine's capital, opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili is calling on supporters to rally for the impeachment of the president and has declared a hunger strike.
  • Berlin zoo celebrates polar bear birth, caught on camera

    Berlin zoo celebrates polar bear birth, caught on camera

    Saturday, December 9 2017 8:01 AM EST2017-12-09 13:01:47 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 9:43 AM EST2017-12-09 14:43:33 GMT
    Berlin's Tierpark zoo is celebrating the birth of a polar bear, nine months after its mother lost a cub.
    Berlin's Tierpark zoo is celebrating the birth of a polar bear, nine months after its mother lost a cub.
  • Honduran opposition challenges election results at deadline

    Honduran opposition challenges election results at deadline

    Saturday, December 9 2017 1:51 AM EST2017-12-09 06:51:42 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 9:43 AM EST2017-12-09 14:43:20 GMT
    The challenger in Honduras' still unresolved presidential election has filed a challenge to the Nov. 26 contest that would annul the results and request a full recount.
    The challenger in Honduras' still unresolved presidential election has filed a challenge to the Nov. 26 contest that would annul the results and request a full recount.
  • American evangelist leads rare event in communist Vietnam

    American evangelist leads rare event in communist Vietnam

    Friday, December 8 2017 10:11 PM EST2017-12-09 03:11:37 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 8:23 AM EST2017-12-09 13:23:21 GMT
    More than 10,000 Vietnamese have filled up a stadium in a rare Christian evangelistic event led by the Rev. Franklin Graham.
    More than 10,000 Vietnamese have filled up a stadium in a rare Christian evangelistic event led by the Rev. Franklin Graham.
  • 2 die after pilotage boat capsizes in Gulf of Finland

    2 die after pilotage boat capsizes in Gulf of Finland

    Saturday, December 9 2017 4:51 AM EST2017-12-09 09:51:42 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 8:04 AM EST2017-12-09 13:04:52 GMT
    The Finnish Border Guards says two people have been found dead inside a pilot boat that had capsized and sank off southern Finland.
    The Finnish Border Guards says two people have been found dead inside a pilot boat that had capsized and sank off southern Finland.
  • 14 Security Council member criticize US action on Jerusalem

    14 Security Council member criticize US action on Jerusalem

    Friday, December 8 2017 7:42 PM EST2017-12-09 00:42:08 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 7:33 AM EST2017-12-09 12:33:19 GMT
    One by one, 14 members of the UN Security Council spoke out against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Friday, some with regret and some with anger at the United...
    One by one, 14 members of the UN Security Council spoke out against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Friday, some with regret and some with anger at the United States, its remaining member.
  • Greece, Romania, Bulgaria support Serbia's EU bid

    Greece, Romania, Bulgaria support Serbia's EU bid

    Saturday, December 9 2017 7:31 AM EST2017-12-09 12:31:47 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 7:34 AM EST2017-12-09 12:34:14 GMT
    The prime ministers of Greece, Bulgaria and Romania have pledged support for Serbia's membership in the European Union, saying it would boost stability in the Balkans.
    The prime ministers of Greece, Bulgaria and Romania have pledged support for Serbia's membership in the European Union, saying it would boost stability in the Balkans.
  • 15 UN peacekeepers killed, over 50 hurt in Congo attack

    15 UN peacekeepers killed, over 50 hurt in Congo attack

    Friday, December 8 2017 9:51 AM EST2017-12-08 14:51:28 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 6:24 AM EST2017-12-09 11:24:17 GMT
    'Large number' of UN peacekeepers killed and wounded in Congo attack: UN peacekeeping chief.
    'Large number' of UN peacekeepers killed and wounded in Congo attack: UN peacekeeping chief.
  • Angry worshippers lash out against Trump across Muslim world

    Angry worshippers lash out against Trump across Muslim world

    Friday, December 8 2017 3:21 AM EST2017-12-08 08:21:54 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 6:03 AM EST2017-12-09 11:03:52 GMT
    Massive Palestinian rallies expected after Friday prayers over Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
    Massive Palestinian rallies expected after Friday prayers over Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
  • UK, EU hail Brexit breakthrough despite unresolved questions

    UK, EU hail Brexit breakthrough despite unresolved questions

    Friday, December 8 2017 1:11 AM EST2017-12-08 06:11:15 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 5:12 AM EST2017-12-09 10:12:09 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is meeting with top European Union officials to make a final push to expand talks on her country leaving the bloc to the vital issues of future relations and trade.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is meeting with top European Union officials to make a final push to expand talks on her country leaving the bloc to the vital issues of future relations and trade.
  • The Latest: Tanzania president in shock over UN Congo attack

    The Latest: Tanzania president in shock over UN Congo attack

    Friday, December 8 2017 10:21 AM EST2017-12-08 15:21:48 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 3:34 AM EST2017-12-09 08:34:14 GMT
    The Latest: 14 UN peacekeepers killed, over 40 wounded in eastern Congo attack.
    The Latest: 14 UN peacekeepers killed, over 40 wounded in eastern Congo attack.
  • US writer is detained in Cameroon, meets with lawyer

    US writer is detained in Cameroon, meets with lawyer

    Friday, December 8 2017 3:21 PM EST2017-12-08 20:21:24 GMT
    Saturday, December 9 2017 1:54 AM EST2017-12-09 06:54:05 GMT
    Cameroon detains US writer who criticized government over Anglophone protests.
    Cameroon detains US writer who criticized government over Anglophone protests.
  • Fast-moving flames force people to flee on a moment's notice

    Fast-moving flames force people to flee on a moment's notice

    Friday, December 8 2017 3:21 AM EST2017-12-08 08:21:18 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 11:52 PM EST2017-12-09 04:52:30 GMT
    California's newest wildfire tore through retirement communities built on golf courses and killed elite thoroughbred horses in its first destructive day.
    California's newest wildfire tore through retirement communities built on golf courses and killed elite thoroughbred horses in its first destructive day.
  • The Latest: EU's Tusk sees better ties with new Polish PM

    The Latest: EU's Tusk sees better ties with new Polish PM

    Friday, December 8 2017 8:31 AM EST2017-12-08 13:31:12 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 11:12 PM EST2017-12-09 04:12:02 GMT
    Poland's parliament has passed a bill that will change how the country's Supreme Court functions, a step critics see as an erosion of judicial independence under the populist Law and Justice party.
    Poland's parliament has passed a bill that will change how the country's Supreme Court functions, a step critics see as an erosion of judicial independence under the populist Law and Justice party.
  • On historic trip, Turkey's Erdogan meets Muslims in Greece

    On historic trip, Turkey's Erdogan meets Muslims in Greece

    Friday, December 8 2017 4:41 AM EST2017-12-08 09:41:33 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 7:44 PM EST2017-12-09 00:44:41 GMT
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is heading to northeastern Greece to meet with members of the country's Muslim minority on the second day of an official visit to Greece that got off to a rocky start.
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is heading to northeastern Greece to meet with members of the country's Muslim minority on the second day of an official visit to Greece that got off to a rocky start.
  • The Latest: White House says president has called for calm

    The Latest: White House says president has called for calm

    Friday, December 8 2017 5:01 AM EST2017-12-08 10:01:35 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 7:42 PM EST2017-12-09 00:42:01 GMT
    The Latest: Al-Qaida urges followers to target US, its allies and Israel in response to Trump's recognition of Jerusalem.
    The Latest: Al-Qaida urges followers to target US, its allies and Israel in response to Trump's recognition of Jerusalem.
  • Ukraine arrests anti-corruption activist Saakashvili

    Ukraine arrests anti-corruption activist Saakashvili

    Friday, December 8 2017 4:31 PM EST2017-12-08 21:31:39 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 7:33 PM EST2017-12-09 00:33:31 GMT
    Ukraine's prosecutor-general says opposition figure Mikheil Saakashvili has been arrested.
    Ukraine's prosecutor-general says opposition figure Mikheil Saakashvili has been arrested.
  • Bolshoi to premiere previously canceled Nureyev ballet

    Bolshoi to premiere previously canceled Nureyev ballet

    Friday, December 8 2017 2:31 PM EST2017-12-08 19:31:57 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 5:55 PM EST2017-12-08 22:55:21 GMT
    Russia's history Bolshoi Theater is getting ready to premiere a controversial ballet about dancer Rudolf Nureyev after the original opening was postponed and its director arrested.
    Russia's history Bolshoi Theater is getting ready to premiere a controversial ballet about dancer Rudolf Nureyev after the original opening was postponed and its director arrested.
  • Israeli warplanes hit targets in Gaza Strip after rockets

    Israeli warplanes hit targets in Gaza Strip after rockets

    Friday, December 8 2017 4:01 PM EST2017-12-08 21:01:31 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 4:14 PM EST2017-12-08 21:14:00 GMT
    Israeli warplanes have struck Hamas military targets in the Gaza Strip after Palestinian militants fired rockets into Israel.
    Israeli warplanes have struck Hamas military targets in the Gaza Strip after Palestinian militants fired rockets into Israel.
  • Polish govt gets more power over the courts, defying EU

    Polish govt gets more power over the courts, defying EU

    Friday, December 8 2017 4:41 AM EST2017-12-08 09:41:20 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 4:14 PM EST2017-12-08 21:14:11 GMT
    Poland's outgoing prime minister says she will hold a job in the new government that is to be led by current Finance Minister Mateusz Morawiecki.
    Poland's outgoing prime minister says she will hold a job in the new government that is to be led by current Finance Minister Mateusz Morawiecki.
  • Slovenian magazine apologizes to US first lady Melania Trump

    Slovenian magazine apologizes to US first lady Melania Trump

    Friday, December 8 2017 4:51 AM EST2017-12-08 09:51:13 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 3:03 PM EST2017-12-08 20:03:55 GMT
    A Slovenian magazine has apologized to U.S. first lady Melania Trump for suggesting she worked as a high-end escort while working as a fashion model.
    A Slovenian magazine has apologized to U.S. first lady Melania Trump for suggesting she worked as a high-end escort while working as a fashion model.
  • Russian FM: North Korea talks chances are low

    Russian FM: North Korea talks chances are low

    Friday, December 8 2017 3:01 PM EST2017-12-08 20:01:27 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 3:03 PM EST2017-12-08 20:03:16 GMT
    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says he believes the chances of dialogue to resolve the tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons program are low.
    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says he believes the chances of dialogue to resolve the tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons program are low.
  • The Latest: Labour leader says 'wait and see' on Brexit deal

    The Latest: Labour leader says 'wait and see' on Brexit deal

    Friday, December 8 2017 2:01 AM EST2017-12-08 07:01:02 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 1:41 PM EST2017-12-08 18:41:31 GMT
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is lauding a breakthrough in Brexit talks and says he will recommend expanding negotiations to future relations and trade.
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is lauding a breakthrough in Brexit talks and says he will recommend expanding negotiations to future relations and trade.
  • Hungary's Jobbik party says fine may keep it out of election

    Hungary's Jobbik party says fine may keep it out of election

    Friday, December 8 2017 11:02 AM EST2017-12-08 16:02:08 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 12:51 PM EST2017-12-08 17:51:55 GMT
    Hungary's far-right Jobbik party says a fine by the state audit office threatens its participation in April's parliamentary election.
    Hungary's far-right Jobbik party says a fine by the state audit office threatens its participation in April's parliamentary election.
  • A look at the key points in the Brexit deal

    A look at the key points in the Brexit deal

    Friday, December 8 2017 9:51 AM EST2017-12-08 14:51:13 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 12:31 PM EST2017-12-08 17:31:45 GMT
    A look at the key points in the deal between Britain and the European Union on the Brexit divorce terms.
    A look at the key points in the deal between Britain and the European Union on the Brexit divorce terms.
  • Pope: Let's defeat indifference and fear of foreigners

    Pope: Let's defeat indifference and fear of foreigners

    Friday, December 8 2017 11:01 AM EST2017-12-08 16:01:57 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 11:54 AM EST2017-12-08 16:54:00 GMT
    Pope Francis is rallying people to rid society of ills like indifference, fear of foreigners and whatever's different than us.
    Pope Francis is rallying people to rid society of ills like indifference, fear of foreigners and whatever's different than us.
  • George Soros' group decries pig photo as anti-Semitic attack

    George Soros' group decries pig photo as anti-Semitic attack

    Friday, December 8 2017 11:31 AM EST2017-12-08 16:31:21 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 11:34 AM EST2017-12-08 16:34:11 GMT
    George Soros' Open Society Foundations say that a picture of a dead pig with an ambiguous inscription posted by a government party lawmaker on his Facebook page is an anti-Semitic attack on their founder.
    George Soros' Open Society Foundations say that a picture of a dead pig with an ambiguous inscription posted by a government party lawmaker on his Facebook page is an anti-Semitic attack on their founder.
  • Ex-husband of Norway royal says Spacey groped him in 2007

    Ex-husband of Norway royal says Spacey groped him in 2007

    Friday, December 8 2017 5:21 AM EST2017-12-08 10:21:10 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 11:22 AM EST2017-12-08 16:22:23 GMT
    The former husband of Norwegian King Harald's daughter has alleged that actor Kevin Spacey groped him during the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize concert in Oslo.
    The former husband of Norwegian King Harald's daughter has alleged that actor Kevin Spacey groped him during the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize concert in Oslo.
  • 17 suspects identified in Hungary extremist group probe

    17 suspects identified in Hungary extremist group probe

    Friday, December 8 2017 8:31 AM EST2017-12-08 13:31:19 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 11:03 AM EST2017-12-08 16:03:59 GMT
    Hungarian police say 17 suspects have been identified in an investigation into the activities of the Hungarian National Front, a marginal, ultra-nationalist group.
    Hungarian police say 17 suspects have been identified in an investigation into the activities of the Hungarian National Front, a marginal, ultra-nationalist group.
  • Brexit deal a much-needed win for UK's embattled Theresa May

    Brexit deal a much-needed win for UK's embattled Theresa May

    Friday, December 8 2017 9:31 AM EST2017-12-08 14:31:19 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 11:02 AM EST2017-12-08 16:02:54 GMT
    Few people will be more relieved at Friday's long-sought U.K.-EU deal on Brexit than British Prime Minister Theresa May.
    Few people will be more relieved at Friday's long-sought U.K.-EU deal on Brexit than British Prime Minister Theresa May.
  • New German rail line connects Berlin to Munich in 4 hours

    New German rail line connects Berlin to Munich in 4 hours

    Friday, December 8 2017 8:51 AM EST2017-12-08 13:51:13 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 10:55 AM EST2017-12-08 15:55:02 GMT
    German rail operator Deutsche Bahn has opened a new high-speed rail line connecting Berlin and Munich that it hopes will compete with air travel between the two cities.
    German rail operator Deutsche Bahn has opened a new high-speed rail line connecting Berlin and Munich that it hopes will compete with air travel between the two cities.
  • Lebanon PM seeks international support at Paris summit

    Lebanon PM seeks international support at Paris summit

    Friday, December 8 2017 1:31 AM EST2017-12-08 06:31:00 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 10:41 AM EST2017-12-08 15:41:57 GMT
    The United States says it will voice support for Lebanon's "sovereignty, stability and independence" during a gathering of world diplomats in Paris.
    The United States says it will voice support for Lebanon's "sovereignty, stability and independence" during a gathering of world diplomats in Paris.
  • 10 on trial over deaths in Germany's Love Parade in 2010

    10 on trial over deaths in Germany's Love Parade in 2010

    Friday, December 8 2017 5:41 AM EST2017-12-08 10:41:28 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 10:22 AM EST2017-12-08 15:22:58 GMT
    Ten people have gone on trial on charges related to a deadly mass panic at the Love Parade techno music festival in 2010.
    Ten people have gone on trial on charges related to a deadly mass panic at the Love Parade techno music festival in 2010.
  • Gay marriage becomes law in Australia; weddings start in Jan

    Gay marriage becomes law in Australia; weddings start in Jan

    Friday, December 8 2017 2:31 AM EST2017-12-08 07:31:48 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 10:14 AM EST2017-12-08 15:14:12 GMT
    Gay marriage in Australia has become a law as the prime minister gained a final signature on a bill hours after it was overwhelming endorsed by Parliament, and the nation started planning weddings that can take...
    Gay marriage in Australia has become a law as the prime minister gained a final signature on a bill hours after it was overwhelming endorsed by Parliament, and the nation started planning weddings that can take place in a month.
  • Bird flu: Dutch farmers ordered to keep poultry indoors

    Bird flu: Dutch farmers ordered to keep poultry indoors

    Friday, December 8 2017 9:31 AM EST2017-12-08 14:31:16 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 9:42 AM EST2017-12-08 14:42:53 GMT
    The Dutch government has ordered the country's farmers to keep all poultry indoors after bird flu was discovered at a duck farm.
    The Dutch government has ordered the country's farmers to keep all poultry indoors after bird flu was discovered at a duck farm.
  • Hundreds of West African migrants return home from Libya

    Hundreds of West African migrants return home from Libya

    Friday, December 8 2017 6:11 AM EST2017-12-08 11:11:07 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 9:21 AM EST2017-12-08 14:21:47 GMT
    Hundreds of West African migrants return home from Libya amid outrage over slave auctions.
    Hundreds of West African migrants return home from Libya amid outrage over slave auctions.
  • France's Macron wins prestigious German European unity prize

    France's Macron wins prestigious German European unity prize

    Friday, December 8 2017 8:51 AM EST2017-12-08 13:51:55 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 9:11 AM EST2017-12-08 14:11:50 GMT
    French President Emmanuel Macron has been awarded a prestigious German prize for contributions to European unity in recognition of his "vision of a new Europe.".
    French President Emmanuel Macron has been awarded a prestigious German prize for contributions to European unity in recognition of his "vision of a new Europe.".
  • Vatican prosecutors urged to go after money laundering

    Vatican prosecutors urged to go after money laundering

    Friday, December 8 2017 3:41 AM EST2017-12-08 08:41:06 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 8:03 AM EST2017-12-08 13:03:14 GMT
    Vatican financial authority praised for efficiency, but prosecutors faulted for lack of money laundering trials.
    Vatican financial authority praised for efficiency, but prosecutors faulted for lack of money laundering trials.
  • 2 Australians jailed in brutal slaying of Aboriginal woman

    2 Australians jailed in brutal slaying of Aboriginal woman

    Thursday, December 7 2017 10:40 PM EST2017-12-08 03:40:56 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 7:32 AM EST2017-12-08 12:32:04 GMT
    A judge has sentenced a man to at least 14 years in prison for the slaying of an Aboriginal woman who bled to death from a violent sexual assault on a remote beach.
    A judge has sentenced a man to at least 14 years in prison for the slaying of an Aboriginal woman who bled to death from a violent sexual assault on a remote beach.
  • German exports decline for 2nd month, trade surplus narrows

    German exports decline for 2nd month, trade surplus narrows

    Friday, December 8 2017 4:11 AM EST2017-12-08 09:11:06 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 5:52 AM EST2017-12-08 10:52:17 GMT
    German exports dropped in October for the second straight month while imports grew, narrowing the trade surplus of Europe's largest economy.
    German exports dropped in October for the second straight month while imports grew, narrowing the trade surplus of Europe's largest economy.
  • Weekend of Paris tributes for late rock star Johnny Hallyday

    Weekend of Paris tributes for late rock star Johnny Hallyday

    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:21 PM EST2017-12-07 19:21:16 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 5:51 AM EST2017-12-08 10:51:16 GMT
    French President Emmanuel Macron, first lady Brigitte Macron and hundreds of thousands of fans are expected to pay tribute to the late French rock star Johnny Hallyday on Saturday.
    French President Emmanuel Macron, first lady Brigitte Macron and hundreds of thousands of fans are expected to pay tribute to the late French rock star Johnny Hallyday on Saturday.
  • Long-neglected 'Chenier' makes heroic return to La Scala

    Long-neglected 'Chenier' makes heroic return to La Scala

    Friday, December 8 2017 4:41 AM EST2017-12-08 09:41:07 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 4:53 AM EST2017-12-08 09:53:24 GMT
    Umberto Giordano's long-neglected opera 'Andrea Chenier' has made a heroic return to La Scala for the season premiere, with long applause for soprano Anna Netrebko and husband tenor Yusif Eyvazov who sang opposite...
    Umberto Giordano's long-neglected opera 'Andrea Chenier' has made a heroic return to La Scala for the season premiere, with long applause for soprano Anna Netrebko and husband tenor Yusif Eyvazov who sang opposite each other as ill-fated lovers.
  • Polish finance chief Morawiecki to be new prime minister

    Polish finance chief Morawiecki to be new prime minister

    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:20 AM EST2017-12-07 10:20:45 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 4:23 AM EST2017-12-08 09:23:32 GMT
    Poland's president is meeting with the prime minister and the ruling party leader amid rumors that the government head Beata Szydlo will be replaced by her deputy, economist Mateusz Morawiecki.
    Poland's president is meeting with the prime minister and the ruling party leader amid rumors that the government head Beata Szydlo will be replaced by her deputy, economist Mateusz Morawiecki.
  • Pearl Harbor survivors in their 90s attend solemn ceremony

    Pearl Harbor survivors in their 90s attend solemn ceremony

    Thursday, December 7 2017 10:30 AM EST2017-12-07 15:30:49 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 4:16 AM EST2017-12-08 09:16:12 GMT
    Survivors will gather at the site of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor to remember fellow servicemen killed in the early morning raid 76 years ago.
    Survivors will gather at the site of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor to remember fellow servicemen killed in the early morning raid 76 years ago.
  • India's cleaning quandary: How to scale the Taj Mahal dome?

    India's cleaning quandary: How to scale the Taj Mahal dome?

    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:22 PM EST2017-12-08 01:22:59 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 3:34 AM EST2017-12-08 08:34:23 GMT
    Authorities are considering how workers will scale the Taj Mahal's majestic but delicate dome to finish the first thorough cleaning of the site since it was built 369 years ago.
    Authorities are considering how workers will scale the Taj Mahal's majestic but delicate dome to finish the first thorough cleaning of the site since it was built 369 years ago.
  • Argentine judge seeks arrest of ex-President Fernandez

    Argentine judge seeks arrest of ex-President Fernandez

    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:52 AM EST2017-12-07 13:52:03 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 3:33 AM EST2017-12-08 08:33:47 GMT
    A federal judge is asking Argentina's Senate to allow the arrest and trial of former President Cristina Fernandez for allegedly covering up the role of Iranians in a terror attack on a Jewish center.
    A federal judge is asking Argentina's Senate to allow the arrest and trial of former President Cristina Fernandez for allegedly covering up the role of Iranians in a terror attack on a Jewish center.
  • Wildfire destroys mobile homes in California retirement park

    Wildfire destroys mobile homes in California retirement park

    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:40 AM EST2017-12-07 08:40:49 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 3:32 AM EST2017-12-08 08:32:49 GMT
    Southern California wind warning reaches unprecedented purple or "extreme' level, pushing wildfire danger into uncharted territory.
    Southern California wind warning reaches unprecedented purple or "extreme' level, pushing wildfire danger into uncharted territory.
  • Palestinians protest Trump move, more unrest feared

    Palestinians protest Trump move, more unrest feared

    Thursday, December 7 2017 1:50 AM EST2017-12-07 06:50:34 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 3:12 AM EST2017-12-08 08:12:45 GMT
    Palestinians, Israelis and wider Middle East brace for fallout after Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital.
    Palestinians, Israelis and wider Middle East brace for fallout after Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital.
  • Australian prime minister rushes gay marriage into law

    Australian prime minister rushes gay marriage into law

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 11:40 PM EST2017-12-07 04:40:46 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 2:33 AM EST2017-12-08 07:33:59 GMT
    Gay rights have advocates celebrated outside Australia's Parliament House in anticipation of same-sex marriage being legalized within hours.
    Gay rights have advocates celebrated outside Australia's Parliament House in anticipation of same-sex marriage being legalized within hours.
  • Leaders of Turkey, Greece air grievances at tense conference

    Leaders of Turkey, Greece air grievances at tense conference

    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:50 AM EST2017-12-07 08:50:38 GMT
    Friday, December 8 2017 1:13 AM EST2017-12-08 06:13:47 GMT
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan heads to Athens for the first official visit by a Turkish president in decades, with his arrival overshadowed by comments he made on the eve of his visit concerning the peace...
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan heads to Athens for the first official visit by a Turkish president in decades, with his arrival overshadowed by comments he made on the eve of his visit concerning the peace treaty that determined regional borders.
  • Bitcoin tops $17,000; hack raises concerns ahead of US trade

    Bitcoin tops $17,000; hack raises concerns ahead of US trade

    Thursday, December 7 2017 12:50 AM EST2017-12-07 05:50:31 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 9:12 PM EST2017-12-08 02:12:06 GMT
    The bitcoin miner NiceHash says it is investigating a security breach and the theft of the contents of the NiceHash "bitcoin wallet.".
    The bitcoin miner NiceHash says it is investigating a security breach and the theft of the contents of the NiceHash "bitcoin wallet.".
  • The Latest: Bosnian war crime suspect eager for deportation

    The Latest: Bosnian war crime suspect eager for deportation

    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:11 PM EST2017-12-07 22:11:11 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 7:44 PM EST2017-12-08 00:44:39 GMT
    The government says an Ohio man has pleaded guilty to an immigration fraud charge after he was accused of hiding his role in a 1995 Serbian massacre of more than 8,000 Muslim Bosnians.
    The government says an Ohio man has pleaded guilty to an immigration fraud charge after he was accused of hiding his role in a 1995 Serbian massacre of more than 8,000 Muslim Bosnians.
  • The Latest: Somalia calls Trump Jerusalem move 'dangerous'

    The Latest: Somalia calls Trump Jerusalem move 'dangerous'

    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:40 AM EST2017-12-07 07:40:37 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 7:44 PM EST2017-12-08 00:44:34 GMT
    The Latest: Turkey's Erdogan accuses Trump of throwing Mideast into 'ring of fire' by his Jerusalem recognition.
    The Latest: Turkey's Erdogan accuses Trump of throwing Mideast into 'ring of fire' by his Jerusalem recognition.
  • Poland: Time abroad, in finance seen as assets of PM nominee

    Poland: Time abroad, in finance seen as assets of PM nominee

    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:11 PM EST2017-12-07 22:11:15 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:13 PM EST2017-12-07 22:13:49 GMT
    Finance minister tapped to be Poland's next prime minister has economic and international experience seen as assets amid criticism from other European Union members.
    Finance minister tapped to be Poland's next prime minister has economic and international experience seen as assets amid criticism from other European Union members.
  • The Latest:

    The Latest:

    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:40 PM EST2017-12-07 19:40:57 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:04 PM EST2017-12-07 22:04:02 GMT
    Poland's conservative ruling party says Prime Minister Beata Szydlo has resigned and will be replaced by Finance Minister Mateusz Morawiecki.
    Poland's conservative ruling party says Prime Minister Beata Szydlo has resigned and will be replaced by Finance Minister Mateusz Morawiecki.
  • Years after Lehman: Final rules set on strengthening banks

    Years after Lehman: Final rules set on strengthening banks

    Thursday, December 7 2017 11:11 AM EST2017-12-07 16:11:02 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 4:21 PM EST2017-12-07 21:21:56 GMT
    A global forum of banking regulators has completed a set of rules aimed at keeping bad banks from needing taxpayer bailouts and hurting the economy.
    A global forum of banking regulators has completed a set of rules aimed at keeping bad banks from needing taxpayer bailouts and hurting the economy.
  • French far-right militants convicted in mosque occupation

    French far-right militants convicted in mosque occupation

    Thursday, December 7 2017 12:11 PM EST2017-12-07 17:11:25 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:34 PM EST2017-12-07 20:34:16 GMT
    The French far-right group Generation Identity and five militants have been convicted for organizing and taking part in a 2012 anti-Muslim demonstration on the roof of a mosque in Poitiers _ where Arab invaders...
    The French far-right group Generation Identity and five militants have been convicted for organizing and taking part in a 2012 anti-Muslim demonstration on the roof of a mosque in Poitiers _ where Arab invaders were stopped in the 8th century.
  • Poland: Jewish community dismayed by digging at old cemetery

    Poland: Jewish community dismayed by digging at old cemetery

    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:10 AM EST2017-12-07 13:10:49 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:43 PM EST2017-12-07 19:43:06 GMT
    Authorities say human remains from an old Jewish cemetery in Poland have been dug up and dumped unceremoniously in an empty lot to make way for the construction of a supermarket, parking lot and an electrical...
    Authorities say human remains from an old Jewish cemetery in Poland have been dug up and dumped unceremoniously in an empty lot to make way for the construction of a supermarket, parking lot and an electrical transformer station.
  • Germany's Social Democrats OK talks on a new Merkel govt

    Germany's Social Democrats OK talks on a new Merkel govt

    Thursday, December 7 2017 4:00 AM EST2017-12-07 09:00:38 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:22 PM EST2017-12-07 19:22:12 GMT
    Germany's center-left Social Democrats are discussing whether to open talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on extending their governing coalition, or at least backing a minority government.
    Germany's center-left Social Democrats are discussing whether to open talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on extending their governing coalition, or at least backing a minority government.
  • On Jerusalem, Trump delivers for supporters at home

    On Jerusalem, Trump delivers for supporters at home

    Thursday, December 7 2017 4:10 AM EST2017-12-07 09:10:57 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:12 PM EST2017-12-07 19:12:51 GMT
    Trump sees decision on Jerusalem as important way to make good on a promise to his political base.
    Trump sees decision on Jerusalem as important way to make good on a promise to his political base.
  • Liberia court says presidential runoff vote can go ahead

    Liberia court says presidential runoff vote can go ahead

    Thursday, December 7 2017 1:20 PM EST2017-12-07 18:20:52 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:11 PM EST2017-12-07 19:11:43 GMT
    Liberia court clears the way for presidential runoff vote to go forward after fraud challenge.
    Liberia court clears the way for presidential runoff vote to go forward after fraud challenge.
  • The Latest: German Social Democrats back talks on government

    The Latest: German Social Democrats back talks on government

    Thursday, December 7 2017 1:10 PM EST2017-12-07 18:10:56 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 1:22 PM EST2017-12-07 18:22:52 GMT
    Members of Germany's center-left Social Democrats have agreed to open talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on whether to renew their governing coalition or at least support a minority government.
    Members of Germany's center-left Social Democrats have agreed to open talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on whether to renew their governing coalition or at least support a minority government.
  • Trump administration praises Honduras amid election crisis

    Trump administration praises Honduras amid election crisis

    Thursday, December 7 2017 12:50 PM EST2017-12-07 17:50:58 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 1:02 PM EST2017-12-07 18:02:17 GMT
    The administration of President Donald Trump is certifying Honduras' progress in protecting human rights and attacking corruption even as the country struggles with a deepening electoral crisis.
    The administration of President Donald Trump is certifying Honduras' progress in protecting human rights and attacking corruption even as the country struggles with a deepening electoral crisis.
  • Sami artist draws attention to Norway's reindeer cull

    Sami artist draws attention to Norway's reindeer cull

    Thursday, December 7 2017 6:30 AM EST2017-12-07 11:30:41 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 12:13 PM EST2017-12-07 17:13:37 GMT
    A Sami artist from Norway's Arctic region has put on display in Oslo a curtain made of 400 bullet-ridden reindeer skulls to draw attention to her reindeer-herding brother's case.
    A Sami artist from Norway's Arctic region has put on display in Oslo a curtain made of 400 bullet-ridden reindeer skulls to draw attention to her reindeer-herding brother's case.
  • Germany urges Libya to improve refugee camp conditions

    Germany urges Libya to improve refugee camp conditions

    Thursday, December 7 2017 11:30 AM EST2017-12-07 16:30:52 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 11:41 AM EST2017-12-07 16:41:57 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging Libya to work to improve conditions for hundreds of thousands of migrants living in camps, and to improve access for international aid organizations to the facilities.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging Libya to work to improve conditions for hundreds of thousands of migrants living in camps, and to improve access for international aid organizations to the facilities.
  • Queen Elizabeth commissions aircraft carrier with her name

    Queen Elizabeth commissions aircraft carrier with her name

    Thursday, December 7 2017 9:10 AM EST2017-12-07 14:10:44 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 11:21 AM EST2017-12-07 16:21:08 GMT
    Queen Elizabeth II has commissions Britain's new aircraft carrier, which is named after the monarch.
    Queen Elizabeth II has commissions Britain's new aircraft carrier, which is named after the monarch.
  • Italy man arrested on suspicion of poisoning entire family

    Italy man arrested on suspicion of poisoning entire family

    Thursday, December 7 2017 9:30 AM EST2017-12-07 14:30:47 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 11:21 AM EST2017-12-07 16:21:07 GMT
    A 27-year-old Italian has been arrested on suspicion he poisoned his entire family with thallium, leading to the deaths of his grandparents and an aunt, and the hospitalization of five other people.
    A 27-year-old Italian has been arrested on suspicion he poisoned his entire family with thallium, leading to the deaths of his grandparents and an aunt, and the hospitalization of five other people.
  • Thousands of Catalans rally, feeling abandoned by the EU

    Thousands of Catalans rally, feeling abandoned by the EU

    Thursday, December 7 2017 7:30 AM EST2017-12-07 12:30:43 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 11:21 AM EST2017-12-07 16:21:06 GMT
    Tens of thousands of people from Catalonia are rallying in Belgium to complain about what they see as the EU's failure to help them following a failed independence referendum.
    Tens of thousands of people from Catalonia are rallying in Belgium to complain about what they see as the EU's failure to help them following a failed independence referendum.
  • Spies on strike: Spooks in Slovenia demand higher wages

    Spies on strike: Spooks in Slovenia demand higher wages

    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:40 AM EST2017-12-07 13:40:49 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 11:11 AM EST2017-12-07 16:11:10 GMT
    Employees at Slovenia's state intelligence agency have gone on strike, demanding higher wages and better working conditions.
    Employees at Slovenia's state intelligence agency have gone on strike, demanding higher wages and better working conditions.
  • Serb ultranationalist refuses to go back to Hague tribunal

    Serb ultranationalist refuses to go back to Hague tribunal

    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:21 AM EST2017-12-07 13:21:59 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 10:02 AM EST2017-12-07 15:02:47 GMT
    Serbia's extreme nationalist leader Vojislav Seselj says he won't attend an appeals hearing next week in his case before the Yugoslav war crimes tribunal.
    Serbia's extreme nationalist leader Vojislav Seselj says he won't attend an appeals hearing next week in his case before the Yugoslav war crimes tribunal.
  • Putin undecided whether to run as an independent or not

    Putin undecided whether to run as an independent or not

    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:22 AM EST2017-12-07 13:22:17 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 9:32 AM EST2017-12-07 14:32:08 GMT
    The spokesman for Vladimir Putin says the Russian president has not decided yet whether to run for office next year as an independent candidate or secure support of the ruling party.
    The spokesman for Vladimir Putin says the Russian president has not decided yet whether to run for office next year as an independent candidate or secure support of the ruling party.
  • Millions in Nepal vote for provincial, national assemblies

    Millions in Nepal vote for provincial, national assemblies

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 10:40 PM EST2017-12-07 03:40:29 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 9:11 AM EST2017-12-07 14:11:53 GMT
    Millions of people in Nepal are voting in the final phase of elections for members of the national and provincial assemblies.
    Millions of people in Nepal are voting in the final phase of elections for members of the national and provincial assemblies.
  • Ireland expects UK to make new Brexit proposal

    Ireland expects UK to make new Brexit proposal

    Thursday, December 7 2017 4:50 AM EST2017-12-07 09:50:38 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:40 AM EST2017-12-07 13:40:58 GMT
    Ireland's government expects Britain to make a new proposal on Brexit by Friday as officials in London struggle to resolve issues surrounding the Irish border that are stalling talks with the European Union.
    Ireland's government expects Britain to make a new proposal on Brexit by Friday as officials in London struggle to resolve issues surrounding the Irish border that are stalling talks with the European Union.
  • Russian ex-minister gives final argument in corruption trial

    Russian ex-minister gives final argument in corruption trial

    Thursday, December 7 2017 4:20 AM EST2017-12-07 09:20:45 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:31 AM EST2017-12-07 13:31:23 GMT
    A former Russian economic development minister on trial for bribery has accused an oil executive of setting him up.
    A former Russian economic development minister on trial for bribery has accused an oil executive of setting him up.
  • Kenya says 'swearing-in' of Odinga would be seen as treason

    Kenya says 'swearing-in' of Odinga would be seen as treason

    Thursday, December 7 2017 4:10 AM EST2017-12-07 09:10:37 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:02 AM EST2017-12-07 13:02:21 GMT
    Kenya's opposition leader is rejecting U.S. advice to cancel a planned mock inauguration of him as president, saying he doesn't recognize the legitimacy of President Uhuru Kenyatta.
    Kenya's opposition leader is rejecting U.S. advice to cancel a planned mock inauguration of him as president, saying he doesn't recognize the legitimacy of President Uhuru Kenyatta.
  • Jailed pro-Kurdish party leader's trial opens in Turkey

    Jailed pro-Kurdish party leader's trial opens in Turkey

    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:00 AM EST2017-12-07 10:00:38 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 8:01 AM EST2017-12-07 13:01:55 GMT
    A trial against the imprisoned leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition party on terror charges has opened in the Turkish capital.
    A trial against the imprisoned leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition party on terror charges has opened in the Turkish capital.
  • N. Korea says war is inevitable as allies continue war games

    N. Korea says war is inevitable as allies continue war games

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 8:30 PM EST2017-12-07 01:30:40 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 7:12 AM EST2017-12-07 12:12:17 GMT
    North Korea says a nuclear war on the Korean Peninsula has become a matter of when, not if, as it continued to criticize a massive joint military exercise between the United States and South Korea.
    North Korea says a nuclear war on the Korean Peninsula has become a matter of when, not if, as it continued to criticize a massive joint military exercise between the United States and South Korea.
  • Pope names new archbishops for Paris, Mexico City

    Pope names new archbishops for Paris, Mexico City

    Thursday, December 7 2017 6:40 AM EST2017-12-07 11:40:48 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 6:41 AM EST2017-12-07 11:41:00 GMT
    Pope names new Paris, Mexico City archbishops.
    Pope names new Paris, Mexico City archbishops.
  • The Latest: Erdogan's visit to Greece starts on tense note

    The Latest: Erdogan's visit to Greece starts on tense note

    Thursday, December 7 2017 6:10 AM EST2017-12-07 11:10:43 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 6:11 AM EST2017-12-07 11:11:27 GMT
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives in Athens for the first official visit by a Turkish president in decades, with Greece hoping the trip will help improve often frosty ties with its neighbor.
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives in Athens for the first official visit by a Turkish president in decades, with Greece hoping the trip will help improve often frosty ties with its neighbor.
  • Dozens of Ugandan troops withdrawn from Somalia duty

    Dozens of Ugandan troops withdrawn from Somalia duty

    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:50 AM EST2017-12-07 08:50:47 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:10 AM EST2017-12-07 10:10:56 GMT
    Uganda's military says it has begun withdrawing dozens of its troops from peacekeeping duty in Somalia.
    Uganda's military says it has begun withdrawing dozens of its troops from peacekeeping duty in Somalia.
  • S. Korea human rights body urges probe of abuse of vagrants

    S. Korea human rights body urges probe of abuse of vagrants

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 10:10 PM EST2017-12-07 03:10:29 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 5:01 AM EST2017-12-07 10:01:00 GMT
    A South Korean commission has urged lawmakers to pass a law starting an investigation into the enslavement and violent mistreatment of thousands of people at a vagrants' facility during the 1970s and '80s.
    A South Korean commission has urged lawmakers to pass a law starting an investigation into the enslavement and violent mistreatment of thousands of people at a vagrants' facility during the 1970s and '80s.
  • Prosecutors seek prison term for ex-Miss Turkey

    Prosecutors seek prison term for ex-Miss Turkey

    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:31 AM EST2017-12-07 08:31:01 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 4:50 AM EST2017-12-07 09:50:57 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says prosecutors are seeking a maximum one year prison term for a former beauty queen who was stripped of her crown over a social media posting deemed to be "insulting" to the victims...
    Turkey's state-run news agency says prosecutors are seeking a maximum one year prison term for a former beauty queen who was stripped of her crown over a social media posting deemed to be "insulting" to the victims of last year's failed coup.
  • India to phase out 'petcoke' imports after AP investigation

    India to phase out 'petcoke' imports after AP investigation

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 7:10 AM EST2017-12-06 12:10:05 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 4:40 AM EST2017-12-07 09:40:51 GMT
    India's government says it plans to phase out imports of a dirty fuel known as petroleum coke, or "petcoke," after an Associated Press investigation found U.S. oil refineries are exporting vast quantities of the...
    India's government says it plans to phase out imports of a dirty fuel known as petroleum coke, or "petcoke," after an Associated Press investigation found U.S. oil refineries are exporting vast quantities of the product to India.
  • Travel ban faces scrutiny from judges who blocked it before

    Travel ban faces scrutiny from judges who blocked it before

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 5:30 AM EST2017-12-06 10:30:14 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:53 AM EST2017-12-07 08:53:46 GMT
    The U.S. Supreme Court's decision allowing President Donald Trump's third travel ban to take effect has intensified the attention on a legal showdown before three judges in Seattle who have previously been cool to...
    The U.S. Supreme Court's decision allowing President Donald Trump's third travel ban to take effect has intensified the attention on a legal showdown before three judges in Seattle who have previously been cool to the administration's efforts.
  • US restricts visas for Cambodians 'undermining democracy'

    US restricts visas for Cambodians 'undermining democracy'

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 1:30 PM EST2017-12-06 18:30:13 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:53 AM EST2017-12-07 08:53:00 GMT
    The Trump administration has announced it will restrict visas for Cambodians "undermining democracy" in the Southeast Asian nation.
    The Trump administration has announced it will restrict visas for Cambodians "undermining democracy" in the Southeast Asian nation.
  • China hosts global forum featuring own take on human rights

    China hosts global forum featuring own take on human rights

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 10:10 PM EST2017-12-07 03:10:52 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:52 AM EST2017-12-07 08:52:50 GMT
    China is hosting a global human rights forum as part of energetic new drive to showcase what it considers the strengths of its authoritarian political system under President Xi Jinping.
    China is hosting a global human rights forum as part of energetic new drive to showcase what it considers the strengths of its authoritarian political system under President Xi Jinping.
  • Hundreds of thousands of poor people detained in hospitals

    Hundreds of thousands of poor people detained in hospitals

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 3:50 AM EST2017-12-06 08:50:10 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 3:41 AM EST2017-12-07 08:41:18 GMT
    Hundreds of thousands of poor people detained in hospitals because they can't pay: New report.
    Hundreds of thousands of poor people detained in hospitals because they can't pay: New report.
  • The Latest: 5 register opposition to Australian bill

    The Latest: 5 register opposition to Australian bill

    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:00 AM EST2017-12-07 07:00:39 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:51 AM EST2017-12-07 07:51:09 GMT
    The Australian Parliament votes to allow same-sex marriage, following a divisive debate settled by the government polling voters in a much-criticized ballot survey that strongly endorsed change.
    The Australian Parliament votes to allow same-sex marriage, following a divisive debate settled by the government polling voters in a much-criticized ballot survey that strongly endorsed change.
  • Doctors find brain abnormalities in victims of Cuba mystery

    Doctors find brain abnormalities in victims of Cuba mystery

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 6:10 AM EST2017-12-06 11:10:41 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:31 AM EST2017-12-07 07:31:55 GMT
    Doctors treating the U.S. Embassy victims of mysterious, invisible attacks in Cuba have discovered brain abnormalities as they search for clues to explain hearing, vision, balance and memory damage.
    Doctors treating the U.S. Embassy victims of mysterious, invisible attacks in Cuba have discovered brain abnormalities as they search for clues to explain hearing, vision, balance and memory damage.
  • Trump move on Jerusalem highlights Arab divisions

    Trump move on Jerusalem highlights Arab divisions

    Wednesday, December 6 2017 2:30 PM EST2017-12-06 19:30:38 GMT
    Thursday, December 7 2017 2:11 AM EST2017-12-07 07:11:36 GMT
    Muslims across the Middle East are warning of disastrous consequences if President Donald Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital, but in a region more divided than ever, many ask what leaders can do beyond...
    Muslims across the Middle East are warning of disastrous consequences if President Donald Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital, but in a region more divided than ever, many ask what leaders can do beyond the vehement rhetoric.
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