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The Latest: Canada PM 1st thought Mugabe post was 'bad joke'

October 21, 2017

GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's leader as "goodwill ambassador" for the World Health Organization (all times local):

10:05 p.m. more »»

UK paper sorry for airbrushing out Solange Knowles's braids

October 21, 2017

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Evening Standard newspaper has apologized to Solange Knowles for digitally altering an image of the singer on the cover of its magazine. more »»

WHO chief now 'rethinking' Mugabe 'goodwill ambassador' post

October 21, 2017

GENEVA (AP) — After widespread shock and condemnation, the head of the World Health Organization said Saturday he is "rethinking" his appointment of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe as a "goodwil... more »»

54 Egyptian police killed in ambush, say officials

October 21, 2017

CAIRO (AP) — At least 54 policemen, including 20 officers and 34 conscripts, were killed when a raid on a militant hideout southwest of Cairo was ambushed, officials said Saturday. more »»

Malta offers $1.18 million to discover who killed reporter

October 21, 2017

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Malta's government on Saturday offered an "unprecedented" 1 million euro ($1. more »»

Syria troops capture central town recently taken by IS

October 21, 2017

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces and their allies regained control Saturday of a predominantly Christian central town that sleeper cells of the Islamic State group captured late last month. more »»

The Latest: Czech vote sees big win for populist billionaire

October 21, 2017

PRAGUE (AP) — The Latest on the Czech Republic's parliamentary vote (all times local):

6:10 p.m. more »»

Tillerson's Mideast aim is a Saudi-Iraqi axis against Iran

October 21, 2017

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — As U.S. more »»

Somalia readies for 'state of war' as death toll up to 358

October 21, 2017

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's president on Saturday urged troops to prepare for a "state of war" against the al-Shabab extremist group blamed for the country's deadliest attack, as the toll... more »»

IS claims responsibility for Afghan mosque attack

October 21, 2017

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in the capital as Afghan officials on Saturday raised the number of casualties... more »»

The Latest: Pakistan condemns mosque attacks in Afghanistan

October 21, 2017

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local):

12:30 p.m. more »»

Trump: UN has 'tremendous potential' under new leadership

October 21, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that the United Nations has "tremendous potential" but has been underutilized in recent years.

Trump praised U.N. more »»

Report: 152 Afghan trainees have gone AWOL in US since 2005

October 20, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — At least 152 Afghans sent to the United States for military training during the course of the war against the Taliban have gone AWOL, and the problem, which worsened last year,... more »»

Suicide bombings in Afghanistan hit mosques, killing 63

October 20, 2017

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Suicide bombers struck two mosques in Afghanistan during Friday prayers, a Shiite mosque in Kabul and a Sunni mosque in western Ghor province, killing at least 63 people... more »»

The Latest: US condemns twin suicide attacks in Afghanistan

October 20, 2017

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local):

1:25 a.. more »»

EU leaders struggle to break through Brexit talks impasse

October 20, 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — Leaders of Britain and the 27 other European Union members agreed Friday that much remains to be done in Brexit talks amid deep divisions about the terms of their breakup,... more »»

Somalia's death toll now at 358 as 'state of war' planned

October 20, 2017

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Thousands of anguished Somalis gathered to pray Friday at the site of the country's deadliest attack, while the toll rose to 358 and dozens remained missing. more »»

Power to the people: 2 Italy regions to hold autonomy votes

October 20, 2017

VERONA, Italy (AP) — It is greater autonomy __ not independence __ that two of Italy's wealthiest regions are seeking in a pair of referendums Sunday, yet Catalonia's secessionist ambitions in... more »»

Devastation in Raqqa raises questions about cost of victory

October 20, 2017

BEIRUT (AP) — Kurdish-led forces on Friday declared victory over the Islamic State group in Raqqa, the former "capital" of its self-proclaimed caliphate where militants had terrorized the... more »»

Catalan crisis looms large at Spanish prize-giving event

October 20, 2017

OVIEDO, Spain (AP) — The Catalonia region's controversial bid for independence was an unavoidable topic Friday at the prize-giving ceremony for Spain's prestigious Princess of Asturias awards. more »»

 
 
 

 

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