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13 Europe banks flunk test, must find 10B euros

October 26, 2014

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank says 13 of Europe's 130 biggest banks have flunked an in-depth review of their finances and need an extra 10 billion euros ($12. more »»

Clashes erupt at Palestinian's West Bank funeral

October 26, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Clashes erupted Sunday between Palestinian youths and Israeli forces at the West Bank funeral of a teenage boy killed by Israeli troops, as an Ecuadorean tourist died of wounds... more »»

Polls: pro-Western parties leading Ukraine vote

October 26, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two exit polls indicated that Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko's party will secure a narrow win in Sunday's parliamentary election, falling substantially short of an... more »»

Brazil votes for next leader after bitter campaign

October 26, 2014

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — President Dilma Rousseff is counting on Brazilians' gratefulness for a decade of progress to overcome concerns about a sluggish economy as the leftist leader seeks... more »»

Ecuadorean woman dies of wounds from driver attack

October 26, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police officials say an Ecuadorean tourist has died of wounds she suffered in an attack last week by a Palestinian man who drove his car into a crowded train station. more »»

Israeli president visits Arab town, massacre site

October 26, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's new ceremonial president visited the site of a 1956 massacre Sunday, the first Israeli head of state to do so, as part of his outreach campaign to the country's Arab... more »»

Egyptian court jails 23 activists for protesting

October 26, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Sunday convicted 23 activists of staging an illegal demonstration, sentencing them each to three years in jail in the latest crackdown by authorities on the... more »»

Lebanese troops fight street battles in Tripoli

October 26, 2014

TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — Lebanese army tanks pounded Muslim militants' positions in the narrow streets of a poor neighborhood in this northern city Sunday, where fighting has intensified and sprea... more »»

Ukraine votes to overhaul parliament

October 26, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine voted Sunday to elect a new parliament, overhauling a legislature tainted by its association with ousted President Viktor Yanukovych. more »»

Uruguayans chose new president in tight contest

October 26, 2014

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Uruguayans were choosing a new president Sunday in a contest that could also determine the future of the country's pioneering marijuana law. more »»

Toronto voters look elsewhere besides Ford

October 26, 2014

TORONTO (AP) — Enough with the crack smoking, public drunkenness and outrageous behavior. more »»

Hong Kong protesters scrap vote on what to do next

October 26, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — The leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests on Sunday canceled a vote on what the next step should be in their monthlong street occupation, saying they hadn't properly... more »»

Mali rushes to track Ebola after toddler dies

October 26, 2014

KAYES, Mali (AP) — After 2-year-old Fanta Kone's father died in southern Guinea, the toddler's grandmother took her from the forested hills where the Ebola outbreak first began months ago to brin... more »»

Iraqi troops retake control of Sunni town

October 26, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi soldiers backed by Shiite militiamen retook control Sunday of a Sunni town seized previously by Islamic militants, said an Iraqi official and state-run TV, a rare victory for... more »»

Syria activists say Kobani death toll passes 800

October 26, 2014

MURSITPINAR, Turkey (AP) — A Syrian activist group said Sunday that the death toll in 40 days of fighting in and around the northern Syrian border town of Kobani has reached 815, as Kurdish... more »»

Drugmakers bet on Ebola vaccines, treatments

October 26, 2014

Drugmakers are racing to develop vaccines and drugs to address the worst outbreak of Ebola in history. more »»

Israeli schools skip Jerusalem trip over tension

October 26, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Schools in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv have postponed class trips to Jerusalem this week because of heightened tensions in the city, Tel Aviv officials said Sunday. more »»

Israeli farmers observe sabbatical _ with a wink

October 26, 2014

BNEI NETZARIM, Israel (AP) — Every seven years, according to the Bible, Israeli farmers must give their lands a rest for a year. more »»

UK ends combat operations in Afghan province

October 26, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Britain has ended combat operations in the Helmand province in Afghanistan, defense officials said Sunday.

They said U.K. more »»

Afghan mullah jailed for 20 years for rape

October 26, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan court has sentenced a mullah to 20 years in prison after finding the religious teacher guilty of raping a 10-year-old girl. more »»

 
 
 

 

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