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  • Italian company says new bridge can be built in 8 months

    Italian company says new bridge can be built in 8 months

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-08-21 18:18:56 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:30:32 GMT
    The board of the private company that controls the bridge that collapsed in Genoa has approved an initial 500 million euros ($576 million) in funding to help victims and finance a new steel bridge that it says can...More >>
    The board of the private company that controls the bridge that collapsed in Genoa has approved an initial 500 million euros ($576 million) in funding to help victims and finance a new steel bridge that it says can be ready in about eight months.More >>
  • 'Crazy Rich Asians' hoopla elicits mixed feelings in Asia

    'Crazy Rich Asians' hoopla elicits mixed feelings in Asia

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:12 AM EDT2018-08-21 08:12:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:30:24 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE: In this Aug. 14, 2018, file photo, Actors Michelle Yeoh, from left, Henry Golding, Constance Wu, Ken Jeong and Awkwafina participate in the BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the film "Crazy Rich Asians" a...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE: In this Aug. 14, 2018, file photo, Actors Michelle Yeoh, from left, Henry Golding, Constance Wu, Ken Jeong and Awkwafina participate in the BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the film "Crazy Rich Asians" a...
    Hoopla over 'Crazy Rich Asians' to premiere in Singapore as critics debate its take on city's uber rich.More >>
    Hoopla over 'Crazy Rich Asians' to premiere in Singapore as critics debate its take on city's uber rich.More >>
  • Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:30:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...
    Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.More >>
    Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.More >>
  • Europe sees sharp rise in measles: 41,000 cases, 37 deaths

    Europe sees sharp rise in measles: 41,000 cases, 37 deaths

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:33:08 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:29:00 GMT
    The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people have died.More >>
    The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people have died.More >>
  • Ill health forces Dutch Olympian to halt long-distance swim

    Ill health forces Dutch Olympian to halt long-distance swim

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-08-20 11:23:56 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:28:53 GMT
    In a fundraising feat that has captured the imagination of his nation, a Dutch Olympian is approaching the end of a marathon swim along the route of an iconic speed skating race.More >>
    In a fundraising feat that has captured the imagination of his nation, a Dutch Olympian is approaching the end of a marathon swim along the route of an iconic speed skating race.More >>
  • US deports 95-year-old ex-Nazi guard to Germany

    US deports 95-year-old ex-Nazi guard to Germany

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:18 AM EDT2018-08-21 08:18:15 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:25:37 GMT
    The White House says a 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard has been deported to Germany, 14 years after a judge ordered him deported.More >>
    The White House says a 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard has been deported to Germany, 14 years after a judge ordered him deported.More >>
  • Russia says Taliban plan to attend Afghan talks in Moscow

    Russia says Taliban plan to attend Afghan talks in Moscow

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-08-21 14:35:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:37:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). An Afghan security officer mans with a gun near a house where attackers are hiding, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Afghan police say the Taliban fired rockets toward the presidential palace in Kabul as President A...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). An Afghan security officer mans with a gun near a house where attackers are hiding, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Afghan police say the Taliban fired rockets toward the presidential palace in Kabul as President A...
    Russia's foreign minister says the Taliban have accepted an invitation to attend talks on Afghanistan in Moscow.More >>
    Russia's foreign minister says the Taliban have accepted an invitation to attend talks on Afghanistan in Moscow.More >>
  • At emotional Korean reunions, genuine talk often impossible

    At emotional Korean reunions, genuine talk often impossible

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-08-21 09:27:46 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:37:18 GMT
    (Korea Pool Photo via AP). North Korean Ra Sun Ok, 58, left, talks with her South Korean relative Na Sung-phil, 51, during a separated family reunion meeting at the Diamond Mountain resort in North Korea, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Dozens of elderly South...(Korea Pool Photo via AP). North Korean Ra Sun Ok, 58, left, talks with her South Korean relative Na Sung-phil, 51, during a separated family reunion meeting at the Diamond Mountain resort in North Korea, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Dozens of elderly South...
    Korean families separated by war meet for a second day of tearful reunions at the North's Diamond Mountain.More >>
    Korean families separated by war meet for a second day of tearful reunions at the North's Diamond Mountain.More >>
  • Aid groups urge Italy to allow 177 migrants to disembark

    Aid groups urge Italy to allow 177 migrants to disembark

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:58 AM EDT2018-08-21 09:58:44 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:36:56 GMT
    (Orietta Scardino/ANSA via AP). A man stands on the deck of the Italian Coast Guard ship "Diciotti" moored at the Catania harbor Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. The European Union is trying to find countries willing to take 177 people rescued at sea after Ital...(Orietta Scardino/ANSA via AP). A man stands on the deck of the Italian Coast Guard ship "Diciotti" moored at the Catania harbor Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. The European Union is trying to find countries willing to take 177 people rescued at sea after Ital...
    The Italian coast guard ship Diciotto has made port in the Sicilian city of Catania with 177 migrants awaiting word on which countries will take them following another standoff between Malta and Italy.More >>
    The Italian coast guard ship Diciotto has made port in the Sicilian city of Catania with 177 migrants awaiting word on which countries will take them following another standoff between Malta and Italy.More >>
  • Rockets strike Afghan capital in latest spike of violence

    Rockets strike Afghan capital in latest spike of violence

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-08-21 05:44:07 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:36:46 GMT
    Afghan police: Taliban fire rockets toward presidential palace as president was giving his holiday message; no injuries.More >>
    Afghan police: Taliban fire rockets toward presidential palace as president was giving his holiday message; no injuries.More >>
  • Computer system glitch halts trains to and from Amsterdam

    Computer system glitch halts trains to and from Amsterdam

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:34:44 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:36:43 GMT
    Trains in and around Amsterdam and its busy airport have been halted by a problem with one of the rail operator's traffic management systems, stranding thousands of passengers.More >>
    Trains in and around Amsterdam and its busy airport have been halted by a problem with one of the rail operator's traffic management systems, stranding thousands of passengers.More >>
  • El Salvador, Taiwan break ties as China isolates island foe

    El Salvador, Taiwan break ties as China isolates island foe

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:33 PM EDT2018-08-21 02:33:54 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:36:41 GMT
    Taiwan says it is breaking off diplomatic ties with El Salvador because the Central American country plans to defect to rival Beijing.More >>
    Taiwan says it is breaking off diplomatic ties with El Salvador because the Central American country plans to defect to rival Beijing.More >>
  • Search called off in Italy gorge flood that killed 10

    Search called off in Italy gorge flood that killed 10

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-08-21 06:59:09 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:36 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:36:36 GMT
    (Francesco Capitaneo/ANSA via AP). Rescuers work at the Raganello Gorge in Civita, Italy, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.  At least eight people were killed when heavy rain flooded a gorge filled with hikers in the southern region of Calabria, Italy's civil pro...(Francesco Capitaneo/ANSA via AP). Rescuers work at the Raganello Gorge in Civita, Italy, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. At least eight people were killed when heavy rain flooded a gorge filled with hikers in the southern region of Calabria, Italy's civil pro...
    Italy's civil protection agency says the toll in a flash flood that swept away hikers in a narrow gorge in the southern region of Calabria has risen to 10, with at least three people missing.More >>
    Italy's civil protection agency says the toll in a flash flood that swept away hikers in a narrow gorge in the southern region of Calabria has risen to 10, with at least three people missing.More >>
  • Germany: No preparations made in case of alien landing

    Germany: No preparations made in case of alien landing

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:11:12 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:11:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst). Long exposure picture shows driving cars on the highway just before sunrise near Frankfurt , central Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Probst). Long exposure picture shows driving cars on the highway just before sunrise near Frankfurt , central Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.
    Not Fake News: The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the country.More >>
    Not Fake News: The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the country.More >>
  • Russia displays its latest weapons at military show

    Russia displays its latest weapons at military show

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:06:24 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:05:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin, left, address the media during a joint statement prior to a meeting at the government guest house Meseberg in Gransee near Berlin, Germany, Sa...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin, left, address the media during a joint statement prior to a meeting at the government guest house Meseberg in Gransee near Berlin, Germany, Sa...
    Russia displays its latest weapons at a military show aimed at attracting more foreign customers.More >>
    Russia displays its latest weapons at a military show aimed at attracting more foreign customers.More >>
  • Pentagon identifies US soldier killed in Iraq

    Pentagon identifies US soldier killed in Iraq

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:07:41 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-08-21 19:36:19 GMT
    US. soldier who died of injuries from a helicopter crash in Iraq was from Spokane.More >>
    US. soldier who died of injuries from a helicopter crash in Iraq was from Spokane.More >>
  • The Latest: German official: Holocaust justice 'obligation'

    The Latest: German official: Holocaust justice 'obligation'

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:31:33 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-08-21 18:45:01 GMT
    (ABC via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, frame from video, Jakiw Palij, a former Nazi concentration camp guard, is carried on a stretcher from his home in the Queens borough of New York. Palij, the last Nazi war crimes suspect facing deportation fr...(ABC via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, frame from video, Jakiw Palij, a former Nazi concentration camp guard, is carried on a stretcher from his home in the Queens borough of New York. Palij, the last Nazi war crimes suspect facing deportation fr...
    The White House says a 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard has been deported to Germany, 14 years after a judge ordered him deported.More >>
    The White House says a 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard has been deported to Germany, 14 years after a judge ordered him deported.More >>
  • A look at the leading candidates for Brazil's presidency

    A look at the leading candidates for Brazil's presidency

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:17:04 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-08-21 18:20:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andre Penner, File). FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2018 file photo, debate mediator Ricardo Boechat, center, stands with Brazil's presidential candidates before the start of a debate in Sao Paulo, Brazil, ahead of October elections. From left are Al...(AP Photo/Andre Penner, File). FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2018 file photo, debate mediator Ricardo Boechat, center, stands with Brazil's presidential candidates before the start of a debate in Sao Paulo, Brazil, ahead of October elections. From left are Al...
    With former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in jail and likely to be barred from running, Brazil's presidential election is wide open.More >>
    With former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in jail and likely to be barred from running, Brazil's presidential election is wide open.More >>
  • Cyprus to renegotiate offshore gas deposit contract

    Cyprus to renegotiate offshore gas deposit contract

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:06:40 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:53:00 GMT
    Cyprus' energy minister says the country will renegotiate the financial terms of its contract with a consortium on exploiting a gas field off its southern shore.More >>
    Cyprus' energy minister says the country will renegotiate the financial terms of its contract with a consortium on exploiting a gas field off its southern shore.More >>
  • Australian ministers resign after leader survives challenge

    Australian ministers resign after leader survives challenge

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:34:39 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:35:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rod McGuirk). Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull address reporters at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Turnbull called on his government to unite behind him after he survived a leadership challenge, def...(AP Photo/Rod McGuirk). Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull address reporters at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Turnbull called on his government to unite behind him after he survived a leadership challenge, def...
    Several Australian government ministers have offered their resignations after the prime minister survived a leadership challenge.More >>
    Several Australian government ministers have offered their resignations after the prime minister survived a leadership challenge.More >>
  • After bailout Odyssey, Greece ready to be 'normal' again

    After bailout Odyssey, Greece ready to be 'normal' again

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:38 AM EDT2018-08-21 08:38:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:27:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). The sun rises behind Propylaea, the monumental gate of the ancient Acropolis hill, left, and the 2500 BC Parhenon temple in Athens, on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). The sun rises behind Propylaea, the monumental gate of the ancient Acropolis hill, left, and the 2500 BC Parhenon temple in Athens, on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018.
    Greece has officially entered its post-bailout era, still dragging the shackles of creditor-imposed austerity but with little fear of new calls from abroad for cutbacks.More >>
    Greece has officially entered its post-bailout era, still dragging the shackles of creditor-imposed austerity but with little fear of new calls from abroad for cutbacks.More >>
  • Spanish police find no weapons in knife attacker's home

    Spanish police find no weapons in knife attacker's home

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 10:09:40 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-08-21 16:19:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Catalan police officers stand guard outside a Police station, following an attack in Cornella de Llobregat near Barcelona, Spain, Monday, August 20, 2018. Police in Barcelona say they have shot a man who attacked officers w...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Catalan police officers stand guard outside a Police station, following an attack in Cornella de Llobregat near Barcelona, Spain, Monday, August 20, 2018. Police in Barcelona say they have shot a man who attacked officers w...
    A senior official in Spain's Catalonia region says police found no guns or explosives in the house of a man who allegedly attacked police officers with a knife in Barcelona and was shot dead.More >>
    A senior official in Spain's Catalonia region says police found no guns or explosives in the house of a man who allegedly attacked police officers with a knife in Barcelona and was shot dead.More >>
  • Indian military scales down flood rescue operations

    Indian military scales down flood rescue operations

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 2:12 AM EDT2018-08-21 06:12:56 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:39:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tibin Augustine). A bicycle is hung from a tree branch to avoid being washed away in flood waters as a man rows with his dog in a country boat at Kuttanad in Alappuzha in the southern state of Kerala, India, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Kerala has ...(AP Photo/Tibin Augustine). A bicycle is hung from a tree branch to avoid being washed away in flood waters as a man rows with his dog in a country boat at Kuttanad in Alappuzha in the southern state of Kerala, India, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Kerala has ...
    Military scales down rescue operations in south India, where intense floods killed more than 200 people and drove hundreds of thousands from their homes.More >>
    Military scales down rescue operations in south India, where intense floods killed more than 200 people and drove hundreds of thousands from their homes.More >>
  • Malaysian PM says China-financed projects canceled

    Malaysian PM says China-financed projects canceled

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:47 AM EDT2018-08-21 07:47:58 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:21:52 GMT
    (Roman Pilipey/Pool Photo via AP). Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, center, speaks to Chinese President Xi Jinping (not pictured) during their meeting at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(Roman Pilipey/Pool Photo via AP). Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, center, speaks to Chinese President Xi Jinping (not pictured) during their meeting at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    Malaysia's state news agency has cited Prime Minister Mahathir Mohammad as saying that multibillion-dollar China-financed projects have been canceled.More >>
    Malaysia's state news agency has cited Prime Minister Mahathir Mohammad as saying that multibillion-dollar China-financed projects have been canceled.More >>
  • Czechs boo prime minister 50 years after Soviet-led invasion

    Czechs boo prime minister 50 years after Soviet-led invasion

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:33 AM EDT2018-08-21 11:33:49 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:18:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Czech Republic's Prime Minister Andrej Babis, front right, arrives to lay a wreath of flowers to honor the victims of the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 at a ceremony in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, Aug. ...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Czech Republic's Prime Minister Andrej Babis, front right, arrives to lay a wreath of flowers to honor the victims of the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 at a ceremony in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, Aug. ...
    The Czechs have booed Prime Minister Andrej Babis at a ceremony in the Czech capital to honor the victims of the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968.More >>
    The Czechs have booed Prime Minister Andrej Babis at a ceremony in the Czech capital to honor the victims of the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968.More >>
  • London Fire Brigade: 'Hunky firefighter' cliches are sexist

    London Fire Brigade: 'Hunky firefighter' cliches are sexist

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-08-21 14:26:08 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-08-21 14:30:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 14, 2017 file photo firefighters rest as they take a break in battling a massive fire that raged in a high-rise apartment building in London. The London Fire Brigade wants the media to stop d...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 14, 2017 file photo firefighters rest as they take a break in battling a massive fire that raged in a high-rise apartment building in London. The London Fire Brigade wants the media to stop d...
    The London Fire Brigade wants the media to stop depicting firefighters as hunky sex objects.More >>
    The London Fire Brigade wants the media to stop depicting firefighters as hunky sex objects.More >>
  • Russia denies hunger-striking Ukrainian critically ill

    Russia denies hunger-striking Ukrainian critically ill

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:10:19 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:52:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky). People hold posters to support Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who is currently on hunger strike in a Russian jail to demand the release of the other Ukrainian hostages taken by the Kremlin, in front of the Embassy of the R...(AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky). People hold posters to support Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who is currently on hunger strike in a Russian jail to demand the release of the other Ukrainian hostages taken by the Kremlin, in front of the Embassy of the R...
    The family of an imprisoned Ukrainian filmmaker who has been on a hunger strike for 100 days says he is in a critical condition.More >>
    The family of an imprisoned Ukrainian filmmaker who has been on a hunger strike for 100 days says he is in a critical condition.More >>
  • White storks leave Polish nests early after hot, dry summer

    White storks leave Polish nests early after hot, dry summer

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:38:50 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:30:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, file). FILE- In this Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 photo a stork walks on a field in the early morning near Bierun, Poland. Storks that have nested in Poland for the summer are heading south for the winter earlier than usual this...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, file). FILE- In this Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 photo a stork walks on a field in the early morning near Bierun, Poland. Storks that have nested in Poland for the summer are heading south for the winter earlier than usual this...
    White storks in Poland fly south early this year and experts suspect climate change.More >>
    White storks in Poland fly south early this year and experts suspect climate change.More >>
  • Vatican: Pope expected to meet with abuse victims in Ireland

    Vatican: Pope expected to meet with abuse victims in Ireland

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:03 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:03:57 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:30:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018 file photo, Pope Francis prays for the victims of the Kerala floods during the Angelus noon prayer in St.Peter's Square, at the Vatican. Pope Francis has issued a letter to Catholic...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018 file photo, Pope Francis prays for the victims of the Kerala floods during the Angelus noon prayer in St.Peter's Square, at the Vatican. Pope Francis has issued a letter to Catholic...
    The Vatican says Pope Francis is expected to meet with victims of sexual abuse during his weekend visit to Ireland and speak out about the problem.More >>
    The Vatican says Pope Francis is expected to meet with victims of sexual abuse during his weekend visit to Ireland and speak out about the problem.More >>
  • Indonesian officials defend parade of veiled kids with guns

    Indonesian officials defend parade of veiled kids with guns

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:18 AM EDT2018-08-21 07:18:05 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:21:21 GMT
    Indonesian officials are defending a street parade that involved veiled kindergarteners carrying replica weapons, with police saying they'll arrest the person who uploaded a viral video of the event to Facebook.More >>
    Indonesian officials are defending a street parade that involved veiled kindergarteners carrying replica weapons, with police saying they'll arrest the person who uploaded a viral video of the event to Facebook.More >>
  • Serbia takes delivery of 2 Russian fighter jets

    Serbia takes delivery of 2 Russian fighter jets

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:54:19 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:19:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). Serbian Army MiG-29 jet fighters fly over Batajnica, military airport near Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Serbia's air force has taken the delivery of two Russian MiG-29 fighter jets, part of an arms purchase that...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). Serbian Army MiG-29 jet fighters fly over Batajnica, military airport near Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Serbia's air force has taken the delivery of two Russian MiG-29 fighter jets, part of an arms purchase that...
    Serbia's air force has taken delivery of two Russian MiG-29 fighter jets, part of an arms purchase that could heighten tensions in the Balkans and increase Moscow's influence in the region.More >>
    Serbia's air force has taken delivery of two Russian MiG-29 fighter jets, part of an arms purchase that could heighten tensions in the Balkans and increase Moscow's influence in the region.More >>
  • IS claims responsibility for deadly attack in Chechnya

    IS claims responsibility for deadly attack in Chechnya

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:54:08 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:55:10 GMT
    (RU-RTR Russian Television via AP). In this video grab provided by the RU-RTR Russian television, Investigators inspect a car that was allegedly used to attack police in the regional capital, Grozny, Russia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Islamic militants lau...(RU-RTR Russian Television via AP). In this video grab provided by the RU-RTR Russian television, Investigators inspect a car that was allegedly used to attack police in the regional capital, Grozny, Russia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Islamic militants lau...
    The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a series of attacks on Chechen police in Russia's Northern Caucasus.More >>
    The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a series of attacks on Chechen police in Russia's Northern Caucasus.More >>
  • Moldova mulls new gas contract with Romania, not Russia

    Moldova mulls new gas contract with Romania, not Russia

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-08-21 11:53:47 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:06:26 GMT
    Moldova's government says it will wait for a new Romanian gas pipeline to be built rather than extend a deal with Russian energy company Gazprom.More >>
    Moldova's government says it will wait for a new Romanian gas pipeline to be built rather than extend a deal with Russian energy company Gazprom.More >>
  • Israeli military to probe deadly shootings along Gaza border

    Israeli military to probe deadly shootings along Gaza border

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:33 AM EDT2018-08-21 11:33:46 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-08-21 11:35:51 GMT
    The Israeli military says it is investigating two recent cases of lethal fire along the Gaza border that killed Palestinian demonstrators.More >>
    The Israeli military says it is investigating two recent cases of lethal fire along the Gaza border that killed Palestinian demonstrators.More >>
  • Swedish Air Force fighter jet crashes; pilot safe

    Swedish Air Force fighter jet crashes; pilot safe

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:08 AM EDT2018-08-21 09:08:55 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-08-21 11:14:11 GMT
    A Swedish air force jet fighter has crashed in southern Sweden apparently after a collision with a bird.More >>
    A Swedish air force jet fighter has crashed in southern Sweden apparently after a collision with a bird.More >>
  • At emotional Korean reunions, genuine talk often impossible

    At emotional Korean reunions, genuine talk often impossible

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-21 09:28:41 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:21 AM EDT2018-08-21 10:21:19 GMT
    (Lee Ji-eun/Yonhap via AP). CAPTION ADDITION ADDS WOMAN ON RIGHT: South Korean Lee Keum-seom, 92, center, hugs her North Korean son Ri Sang Chol, 71, left, with Kim Ok Hui, daughter-in-law of Ri Sang Chol during the Separated Family Reunion Meeting at ...(Lee Ji-eun/Yonhap via AP). CAPTION ADDITION ADDS WOMAN ON RIGHT: South Korean Lee Keum-seom, 92, center, hugs her North Korean son Ri Sang Chol, 71, left, with Kim Ok Hui, daughter-in-law of Ri Sang Chol during the Separated Family Reunion Meeting at ...
    The reunions taking place this week between Korean families separated by the 1950-53 war produce heart-wrenching images of elderly relatives likely seeing each other for the last time before they die, but they're...More >>
    The reunions taking place this week between Korean families separated by the 1950-53 war produce heart-wrenching images of elderly relatives likely seeing each other for the last time before they die, but they're also highly political events.More >>
  • Conoco says Venezuela will pay $2 billion arbitration award

    Conoco says Venezuela will pay $2 billion arbitration award

    Monday, August 20 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-08-20 13:08:04 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-08-21 09:53:48 GMT
    U.S. oil giant ConocoPhillips says it has reached an agreement with Venezuela*s state-owned oil company to recover nearly $2 billion it was awarded as part of a decade-old expropriation dispute.More >>
    U.S. oil giant ConocoPhillips says it has reached an agreement with Venezuela*s state-owned oil company to recover nearly $2 billion it was awarded as part of a decade-old expropriation dispute.More >>
  • Australia's Turnbull survives leadership vote; Dutton leaves

    Australia's Turnbull survives leadership vote; Dutton leaves

    Monday, August 20 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:33:39 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:14 AM EDT2018-08-21 09:14:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rod McGuirk). Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, left, and Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg address reporters at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Turnbull abandoned plans to legislate to limit green...(AP Photo/Rod McGuirk). Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, left, and Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg address reporters at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Turnbull abandoned plans to legislate to limit green...
    Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull survived a leadership challenge, defeating Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton in an internal government ballot that is unlikely to settle questions of his support.More >>
    Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull survived a leadership challenge, defeating Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton in an internal government ballot that is unlikely to settle questions of his support.More >>
  • Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct hajj rites

    Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct hajj rites

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:35:07 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-08-21 09:00:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dar Yasin). A Muslim hajji pilgrim washes, performing ablution before offering early morning prayers at Jabal Al Rahma holy mountain, or the mountain of forgiveness, at Arafat for the annual hajj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Sa...(AP Photo/Dar Yasin). A Muslim hajji pilgrim washes, performing ablution before offering early morning prayers at Jabal Al Rahma holy mountain, or the mountain of forgiveness, at Arafat for the annual hajj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Sa...
    Muslims are celebrating Eid al-Adha as over 2 million pilgrims carry out the final rites of the hajj in Saudi Arabia.More >>
    Muslims are celebrating Eid al-Adha as over 2 million pilgrims carry out the final rites of the hajj in Saudi Arabia.More >>
  • Frustration rules as Venezuela unveils new currency

    Frustration rules as Venezuela unveils new currency

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:07:36 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-08-21 08:23:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). A butcher pushes beef ribs to sell at Las Pulgas market in Maracaibo, Venezuela, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. Venezuelans are bracing for a 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage on Monday, leaving one butcher contemplating firing ...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). A butcher pushes beef ribs to sell at Las Pulgas market in Maracaibo, Venezuela, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. Venezuelans are bracing for a 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage on Monday, leaving one butcher contemplating firing ...
    Venezuelans are bracing for dramatic economic measures the government has announced, including a more-than 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage.More >>
    Venezuelans are bracing for dramatic economic measures the government has announced, including a more-than 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage.More >>
  • Report: Experts knew Genoa bridge had weakened 20 percent

    Report: Experts knew Genoa bridge had weakened 20 percent

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-08-20 09:52:55 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-08-21 07:23:51 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.
    Firefighters in the Italian city of Genoa have suspended an operation to allow evacuated residents to retrieve their belongings from homes under a bridge that partially collapsed, after workers heard creaking...More >>
    Firefighters in the Italian city of Genoa have suspended an operation to allow evacuated residents to retrieve their belongings from homes under a bridge that partially collapsed, after workers heard creaking noises coming from the structure.More >>
  • Poland bans Ukraine activist from Europe, raising questions

    Poland bans Ukraine activist from Europe, raising questions

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:14:40 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-08-21 07:23:12 GMT
    (Lyudmyla Kozlovska via AP). The Aug. 10, 2017 photo shows Ukrainian activist Lyudmyla Kozlovska,left, and her husband Bartosz Kramek during an anti-government protest in Warsaw, Poland. They hold white roses, a symbol of protest against the Polish rul...(Lyudmyla Kozlovska via AP). The Aug. 10, 2017 photo shows Ukrainian activist Lyudmyla Kozlovska,left, and her husband Bartosz Kramek during an anti-government protest in Warsaw, Poland. They hold white roses, a symbol of protest against the Polish rul...
    Poland has used its powers as a European Union member to ban a Ukrainian human rights activist from all 26 countries in Europe's Schengen area, saying she poses a security threat.More >>
    Poland has used its powers as a European Union member to ban a Ukrainian human rights activist from all 26 countries in Europe's Schengen area, saying she poses a security threat.More >>
  • Uganda police battle protesters seeking release of pop star

    Uganda police battle protesters seeking release of pop star

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:09 AM EDT2018-08-20 10:09:03 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-08-21 07:03:46 GMT
    Ugandan police have fired bullets and tear gas to disperse a growing crowd of protesters demanding the release of a jailed lawmaker who is a government critic.More >>
    Ugandan police have fired bullets and tear gas to disperse a growing crowd of protesters demanding the release of a jailed lawmaker who is a government critic.More >>
  • Indonesia: Lombok quakes don't meet national disaster status

    Indonesia: Lombok quakes don't meet national disaster status

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:34:55 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-08-21 05:05:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago). A man inspects destroyed homes following an earthquake on Lombok island, Indonesia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Multiple strong earthquakes killed a number of people on the Indonesian islands of Lombok and Sumbawa as the region wa...(AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago). A man inspects destroyed homes following an earthquake on Lombok island, Indonesia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Multiple strong earthquakes killed a number of people on the Indonesian islands of Lombok and Sumbawa as the region wa...
    Indonesia's disaster agency says earthquakes that have killed more than 500 people on the island of Lombok in the past month and caused half a billion dollars in damage don't rise to the level of a national emergency.More >>
    Indonesia's disaster agency says earthquakes that have killed more than 500 people on the island of Lombok in the past month and caused half a billion dollars in damage don't rise to the level of a national emergency.More >>
  • Afghan forces free most hostages taken in new Taliban attack

    Afghan forces free most hostages taken in new Taliban attack

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:32:40 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:50:27 GMT
    Afghan officials: Taliban take more than 100 people, including women and children, hostage in ambush in north.More >>
    Afghan officials: Taliban take more than 100 people, including women and children, hostage in ambush in north.More >>
  • Pope: No effort spared to fight abuse, but offers no details

    Pope: No effort spared to fight abuse, but offers no details

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:42 AM EDT2018-08-20 10:42:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:50:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis delivers a blessing during the Angelus noon prayer in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis delivers a blessing during the Angelus noon prayer in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018.
    Pope Francis has issued a letter to Catholics around the world condemning the "crime" of priestly sexual abuse and cover-up and demanding accountability, in response to new revelations in the United States of...More >>
    Pope Francis has issued a letter to Catholics around the world condemning the "crime" of priestly sexual abuse and cover-up and demanding accountability, in response to new revelations in the United States of decades of misconduct by the Catholic Church.More >>
  • Cambodian king pardons 4 imprisoned land rights activists

    Cambodian king pardons 4 imprisoned land rights activists

    Monday, August 20 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-08-21 01:53:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:35:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Heng Sinith). A prominent leader of Cambodia's land rights activist Tep Vanny, upon arrival at her home in Boeung Kak, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. A prominent leader of Cambodia's land rights movement and three women activ...(AP Photo/Heng Sinith). A prominent leader of Cambodia's land rights activist Tep Vanny, upon arrival at her home in Boeung Kak, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. A prominent leader of Cambodia's land rights movement and three women activ...
    A prominent leader of Cambodia's land rights movement and three activists who were imprisoned with her have been freed under a royal pardon.More >>
    A prominent leader of Cambodia's land rights movement and three activists who were imprisoned with her have been freed under a royal pardon.More >>
  • Indians begin massive cleanup as rains diminish in Kerala

    Indians begin massive cleanup as rains diminish in Kerala

    Monday, August 20 2018 2:07 AM EDT2018-08-20 06:07:46 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:17:50 GMT
    (AP Photo). A house is partially submerged in flood waters in Chengannur in the southern state of Kerala, India, Sunday, Aug.19, 2018. Some 800,000 people have been displaced and over 350 have died in the worst flooding in a century.(AP Photo). A house is partially submerged in flood waters in Chengannur in the southern state of Kerala, India, Sunday, Aug.19, 2018. Some 800,000 people have been displaced and over 350 have died in the worst flooding in a century.
    Indian officials say a military airport has opened to commercial flights in the flood-savaged state of Kerala, to help speed in relief and fly out residents.More >>
    Indian officials say a military airport has opened to commercial flights in the flood-savaged state of Kerala, to help speed in relief and fly out residents.More >>
  • Brief Korean reunions bring tears for separated families

    Brief Korean reunions bring tears for separated families

    Sunday, August 19 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-08-20 01:17:32 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 9:27 PM EDT2018-08-21 01:27:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). In this Aug. 17, 2018, photo, Lee Soo-nam, 76, shows photos of his brother Ri Jong Song in North Korea during an interview at his home in Seoul, South Korea. Lee is among about 200 war-separated South Koreans and their family...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). In this Aug. 17, 2018, photo, Lee Soo-nam, 76, shows photos of his brother Ri Jong Song in North Korea during an interview at his home in Seoul, South Korea. Lee is among about 200 war-separated South Koreans and their family...
    Elderly South Koreans have traveled to the border with North Korea ahead of family reunions with relatives in the North they've been separated from since the Korean War.More >>
    Elderly South Koreans have traveled to the border with North Korea ahead of family reunions with relatives in the North they've been separated from since the Korean War.More >>
  • Flash flood hits hikers in gorge in southern Italy; 8 dead

    Flash flood hits hikers in gorge in southern Italy; 8 dead

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:48:21 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:36 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:36:27 GMT
    Italy's civil protection agency says at least five people have been killed when a rain-swollen river flooded a gorge in the southern region of Calabria.More >>
    Italy's civil protection agency says at least five people have been killed when a rain-swollen river flooded a gorge in the southern region of Calabria.More >>
  • Annan leaves legacy of fighting for equality and rights

    Annan leaves legacy of fighting for equality and rights

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:01:09 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:35 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:35:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Esther Htusan). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2016 file photo, former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan, second left, listens to a Rohingya religious and community leader in the Internally Displaced People's camps during a visit by the R...(AP Photo/Esther Htusan). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2016 file photo, former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan, second left, listens to a Rohingya religious and community leader in the Internally Displaced People's camps during a visit by the R...
    Kofi Annan left the United Nations more committed to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights _ and until his death was speaking out about the turbulent world he saw moving from nations...More >>
    Kofi Annan left the United Nations more committed to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights _ and until his death was speaking out about the turbulent world he saw moving from nations working together to growing nationalism.More >>
  • UK woman 'sang to stay awake' after falling off cruise ship

    UK woman 'sang to stay awake' after falling off cruise ship

    Monday, August 20 2018 8:18 AM EDT2018-08-20 12:18:07 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:03:54 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this photo taken Aug. 19, 2018, a woman who identified herself as Kay from England, is interviewed by local media in front of a Croatian Coast Guard vessel in the port in Pula, Croatia. A British woman was rescued Sunday after falling fr...(AP Photo). In this photo taken Aug. 19, 2018, a woman who identified herself as Kay from England, is interviewed by local media in front of a Croatian Coast Guard vessel in the port in Pula, Croatia. A British woman was rescued Sunday after falling fr...
    The rescuers of a British woman who fell from a cruise ship and spent 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night say it's a miracle that she's alive.More >>
    The rescuers of a British woman who fell from a cruise ship and spent 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night say it's a miracle that she's alive.More >>
  • Cliff house: Unique Swiss restaurant looks for new tenants

    Cliff house: Unique Swiss restaurant looks for new tenants

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-08-20 10:37:57 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:58:37 GMT
    (Steffen Schmidt/Keystone via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2014 file photo people take a break outside the Gasthaus Aescher near Ebenalp, Switzerland. The Gasthaus Aescher, built into a cliff above a valley in northeastern Switzerland, has been run by ...(Steffen Schmidt/Keystone via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2014 file photo people take a break outside the Gasthaus Aescher near Ebenalp, Switzerland. The Gasthaus Aescher, built into a cliff above a valley in northeastern Switzerland, has been run by ...
    One of Switzerland's most picturesque restaurants will soon be looking for new operators.More >>
    One of Switzerland's most picturesque restaurants will soon be looking for new operators.More >>
  • 2 detained after shots are fired at US Embassy in Turkey

    2 detained after shots are fired at US Embassy in Turkey

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:42:48 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 4:20 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:20:33 GMT
    Shots fired at a security booth outside the U.S. Embassy in Turkey's capital, police searching for white car.More >>
    Shots fired at a security booth outside the U.S. Embassy in Turkey's capital, police searching for white car.More >>
  • UN rights chief warns UN could 'collapse' without change

    UN rights chief warns UN could 'collapse' without change

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:59:11 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:10:42 GMT
    The outgoing U.N. human rights chief says the U.N. Security Council's five permanent members wield too much power at the United Nations, warning that world body could "collapse" if that doesn't change.More >>
    The outgoing U.N. human rights chief says the U.N. Security Council's five permanent members wield too much power at the United Nations, warning that world body could "collapse" if that doesn't change.More >>
  • Greece wants new talks with Britain on Parthenon Sculptures

    Greece wants new talks with Britain on Parthenon Sculptures

    Monday, August 20 2018 2:28 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:28:25 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:28 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:28:59 GMT
    The Greek government has launched a new bid to engage Britain in talks over the return to Athens of a celebrated group of ancient sculptures originally ornamenting the Parthenon Temple on the Acropolis.More >>
    The Greek government has launched a new bid to engage Britain in talks over the return to Athens of a celebrated group of ancient sculptures originally ornamenting the Parthenon Temple on the Acropolis.More >>
  • Spanish police shoot man dead in suspected terror attack

    Spanish police shoot man dead in suspected terror attack

    Monday, August 20 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-08-20 06:47:57 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:13:45 GMT
    Police in Barcelona say they have shot a man who attacked officers with a knife at a police station in the Spanish city.More >>
    Police in Barcelona say they have shot a man who attacked officers with a knife at a police station in the Spanish city.More >>
  • German foreign minister honors Nazi victims at Auschwitz

    German foreign minister honors Nazi victims at Auschwitz

    Monday, August 20 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-08-20 13:33:07 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:54:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jarek Praszkiewicz). German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas bows in front of the Death Wall, after laying a wreath in the former German Nazi Death Camp Auschwitz Birkenau in Oswiecim, Poland, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Jarek Praszkiewicz). German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas bows in front of the Death Wall, after laying a wreath in the former German Nazi Death Camp Auschwitz Birkenau in Oswiecim, Poland, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is making a visit to the former German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau, a gesture that he said is meant to "keep alive the memory of the incredible atrocities.".More >>
    German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is making a visit to the former German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau, a gesture that he said is meant to "keep alive the memory of the incredible atrocities.".More >>
  • Gatwick passengers need to check whiteboards after IT glitch

    Gatwick passengers need to check whiteboards after IT glitch

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:18:14 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:54:46 GMT
    Going somewhere? Gatwick Airport has resorted to using marking pens and whiteboards to post flight information after a technical failure caused electronic message boards to malfunction.More >>
    Going somewhere? Gatwick Airport has resorted to using marking pens and whiteboards to post flight information after a technical failure caused electronic message boards to malfunction.More >>
  • Islamic militants launch attacks in Chechnya, 5 killed

    Islamic militants launch attacks in Chechnya, 5 killed

    Monday, August 20 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-08-20 13:53:06 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:15:00 GMT
    The regional leader of Chechnya says several police officers have been wounded in attacks by Islamist militants.More >>
    The regional leader of Chechnya says several police officers have been wounded in attacks by Islamist militants.More >>
  • EU seeks hosts for migrants amid new Italy, Malta standoff

    EU seeks hosts for migrants amid new Italy, Malta standoff

    Monday, August 20 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:03:23 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:58:59 GMT
    (Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). FILE  - This July 12, 2018 file photo shows the Diciotti ship of the Italian Coast Guard carrying rescued migrants as it enters the Sicilian port of Trapani, southern Italy. Interior Minister Matteo Salvini demanded Sunday, Au...(Igor Petyx/ANSA via AP). FILE - This July 12, 2018 file photo shows the Diciotti ship of the Italian Coast Guard carrying rescued migrants as it enters the Sicilian port of Trapani, southern Italy. Interior Minister Matteo Salvini demanded Sunday, Au...
    The EU is trying to find countries willing to take 177 people rescued at sea after Italy sought its help to deal with yet another migrant standoff with Malta.More >>
    The EU is trying to find countries willing to take 177 people rescued at sea after Italy sought its help to deal with yet another migrant standoff with Malta.More >>
  • German minister declares nation's bridges safe and reliable

    German minister declares nation's bridges safe and reliable

    Monday, August 20 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:33:14 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:33:44 GMT
    Germany's transport minister says the country has reliable procedures for checking bridges "that I trust and citizens can trust too.".More >>
    Germany's transport minister says the country has reliable procedures for checking bridges "that I trust and citizens can trust too.".More >>
  • Russia: West is obstructing aid to Syria, return of refugees

    Russia: West is obstructing aid to Syria, return of refugees

    Monday, August 20 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-08-20 12:54:14 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-08-20 15:05:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, attends his meeting with Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil in Moscow, Russia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, attends his meeting with Lebanon's Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil in Moscow, Russia, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    Russia has lashed out at Western countries, accusing them of blocking U.N. aid for Syria's reconstruction and trying to prevent the return of refugees.More >>
    Russia has lashed out at Western countries, accusing them of blocking U.N. aid for Syria's reconstruction and trying to prevent the return of refugees.More >>
  • Firefighters battle forest blaze near southern Greek village

    Firefighters battle forest blaze near southern Greek village

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:43:08 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:44:26 GMT
    Greek firefighters are battling a forest fire that briefly threatened a village in the southern Peloponnese but caused no injuries or damage to buildings.More >>
    Greek firefighters are battling a forest fire that briefly threatened a village in the southern Peloponnese but caused no injuries or damage to buildings.More >>
  • Mali constitutional court upholds election results

    Mali constitutional court upholds election results

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:08:18 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:33:15 GMT
    Mali's constitutional court has confirmed the re-election of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita for a second five-year term.More >>
    Mali's constitutional court has confirmed the re-election of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita for a second five-year term.More >>
  • Muslim pilgrims gather at Mount Arafat for hajj's pinnacle

    Muslim pilgrims gather at Mount Arafat for hajj's pinnacle

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:27:56 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:28:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims walk towards Namirah mosque on Arafat Mountain, during the annual hajj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. More than 2 million Muslims have begun the annual hajj pilgrim...(AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims walk towards Namirah mosque on Arafat Mountain, during the annual hajj pilgrimage, outside the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. More than 2 million Muslims have begun the annual hajj pilgrim...
    Muslim pilgrims have gathered in the valley of Mount Arafat for a day of prayer that marks the pinnacle of the hajj.More >>
    Muslim pilgrims have gathered in the valley of Mount Arafat for a day of prayer that marks the pinnacle of the hajj.More >>
  • New database documents Irish clergy linked to sex abuse

    New database documents Irish clergy linked to sex abuse

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:03:08 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:03:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis leaves his studio window overlooking St. Peter's Square at the end of the Angelus noon prayer at the Vatican, Sunday, Aug.19, 2018.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis leaves his studio window overlooking St. Peter's Square at the end of the Angelus noon prayer at the Vatican, Sunday, Aug.19, 2018.
    An international research group is launching a database of Irish clergy accused of sexually abusing children in hopes of pressing Pope Francis to disclose the names of all priests and brothers deemed guilty by the...More >>
    An international research group is launching a database of Irish clergy accused of sexually abusing children in hopes of pressing Pope Francis to disclose the names of all priests and brothers deemed guilty by the church.More >>
  • Austria spy agency denies that it's being frozen out

    Austria spy agency denies that it's being frozen out

    Monday, August 20 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 13:43:06 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 13:43:08 GMT
    The head of Austria's BVT spy agency is denying that there has been any significant reduction in cooperation with its foreign partners following a misconduct probe that sparked a political storm earlier this year.More >>
    The head of Austria's BVT spy agency is denying that there has been any significant reduction in cooperation with its foreign partners following a misconduct probe that sparked a political storm earlier this year.More >>
  • Russian military braces for massive war games in the east

    Russian military braces for massive war games in the east

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-08-20 11:53:01 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-08-20 13:09:09 GMT
    Russia's defense minister says the military forces in the country's east have been put on high alert in the run-up to massive war games that would involve China and Mongolia.More >>
    Russia's defense minister says the military forces in the country's east have been put on high alert in the run-up to massive war games that would involve China and Mongolia.More >>
  • Quake swarm jolts Indonesian islands, killing at least 12

    Quake swarm jolts Indonesian islands, killing at least 12

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:02:39 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:18 AM EDT2018-08-20 12:18:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Indonesian soldiers and rescue team gather to prepare for evacuating tourists from Mount Rinjani, seen in the background, at Sembalun in East Lombok, Indonesia. A strong earthquake jolted the I...(AP Photo/File). FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Indonesian soldiers and rescue team gather to prepare for evacuating tourists from Mount Rinjani, seen in the background, at Sembalun in East Lombok, Indonesia. A strong earthquake jolted the I...
    Multiple strong earthquakes cut power across the Indonesian island of Lombok, toppled buildings and killed at least 3 people as the tourist hotspot was trying to recover from an earlier temblor that killed hundreds.More >>
    Multiple strong earthquakes cut power across the Indonesian island of Lombok, toppled buildings and killed at least 3 people as the tourist hotspot was trying to recover from an earlier temblor that killed hundreds.More >>
  • The Latest: Security increased at police stations in Spain

    The Latest: Security increased at police stations in Spain

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:03 AM EDT2018-08-20 11:03:02 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-08-20 12:09:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Catalan police officers stand guard at the entrance of a building during a raid, following an attack in Cornella de Llobregat near Barcelona, Spain, Monday, August 20, 2018. Police in Barcelona say they have shot a man who ...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). Catalan police officers stand guard at the entrance of a building during a raid, following an attack in Cornella de Llobregat near Barcelona, Spain, Monday, August 20, 2018. Police in Barcelona say they have shot a man who ...
    Barcelona police say they are treating a man's knife attack on officers at a city police station as a terrorist incident.More >>
    Barcelona police say they are treating a man's knife attack on officers at a city police station as a terrorist incident.More >>
  • South Sudan claims civil war is over but skepticism abounds

    South Sudan claims civil war is over but skepticism abounds

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:32 AM EDT2018-08-20 09:32:53 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-08-20 11:58:42 GMT
    South Sudan claims a civil war is over but there is soaring scepticism as the peace deal is seen as 'a recipe for more conflict'.More >>
    South Sudan claims a civil war is over but there is soaring scepticism as the peace deal is seen as 'a recipe for more conflict'.More >>
  • South Africa opens inquiry into corruption during Zuma rule

    South Africa opens inquiry into corruption during Zuma rule

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 11:43:00 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 7:44 AM EDT2018-08-20 11:44:17 GMT
    A South African commission charged with probing allegations of widespread corruption under the government of former President Jacob Zuma started its first public hearings on Monday in Johannesburg.More >>
    A South African commission charged with probing allegations of widespread corruption under the government of former President Jacob Zuma started its first public hearings on Monday in Johannesburg.More >>
  • South African man denied appeal on ax murder convictions

    South African man denied appeal on ax murder convictions

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-08-20 10:27:56 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 7:40 AM EDT2018-08-20 11:40:17 GMT
    A South African man found guilty of murdering three of his immediate family members was denied the opportunity to appeal his conviction and life sentences on Monday.More >>
    A South African man found guilty of murdering three of his immediate family members was denied the opportunity to appeal his conviction and life sentences on Monday.More >>
  • New premier Imran Khan pledges to restore Pakistan's economy

    New premier Imran Khan pledges to restore Pakistan's economy

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:32:19 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-08-20 11:13:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary). Supporters of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party headed by Imran Khan, shout slogans on traditional drum beat to celebrate the success of their leader, in Lahore, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Pakistan's cricket star-turned-p...(AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary). Supporters of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party headed by Imran Khan, shout slogans on traditional drum beat to celebrate the success of their leader, in Lahore, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Pakistan's cricket star-turned-p...
    Pakistan's newly elected prime minister Imran Khan Sunday has said that the country is in the worst economic condition it has seen and pledged to cut government expenditure, end corruption and repatriate public funds.More >>
    Pakistan's newly elected prime minister Imran Khan Sunday has said that the country is in the worst economic condition it has seen and pledged to cut government expenditure, end corruption and repatriate public funds.More >>
  • Escort says oligarch now has tapes on Russia interference

    Escort says oligarch now has tapes on Russia interference

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:52:43 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-08-20 10:13:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Anastasia Vashukevich, arrives at the Pattaya Provincial Court in Chonburi province, Thailand, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Vashukevich, from Belarus, who claimed to have information linking Russian interference to the election of P...(AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit). Anastasia Vashukevich, arrives at the Pattaya Provincial Court in Chonburi province, Thailand, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Vashukevich, from Belarus, who claimed to have information linking Russian interference to the election of P...
    An escort service worker from Belarus who claimed to have information linking Russian interference to the election of Donald Trump says she no longer has the evidence and will not talk about it.More >>
    An escort service worker from Belarus who claimed to have information linking Russian interference to the election of Donald Trump says she no longer has the evidence and will not talk about it.More >>
  • Drought reveals remains of German 'Atlantis' in lake

    Drought reveals remains of German 'Atlantis' in lake

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:12:02 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:07 AM EDT2018-08-20 10:07:59 GMT
    (Swen Pfoertner/dpa via AP, file). File - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 file photo the foundation walls of old buildings appear at the riverside of the Edersee in Waldeck, Germany  due to a low water level because of a drought period.(Swen Pfoertner/dpa via AP, file). File - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 file photo the foundation walls of old buildings appear at the riverside of the Edersee in Waldeck, Germany due to a low water level because of a drought period.
    A sustained drought in Germany has revealed the ruins of a village abandoned when a large reservoir was created more than 100 years ago.More >>
    A sustained drought in Germany has revealed the ruins of a village abandoned when a large reservoir was created more than 100 years ago.More >>
  • Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

    Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:52:13 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:34 AM EDT2018-08-20 09:34:08 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.
    The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air...More >>
    The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air and pollution.More >>
  • Turkey's president says country will defy economic threats

    Turkey's president says country will defy economic threats

    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-08-18 11:10:30 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-08-20 07:03:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan throws flowers to his supporters as he arrives to deliver a speech at his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) congress in Ankara, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan throws flowers to his supporters as he arrives to deliver a speech at his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) congress in Ankara, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018.
    Turkey's president has said his country will stand strong against an "attempted economic coup" amid heightened tensions with the United States.More >>
    Turkey's president has said his country will stand strong against an "attempted economic coup" amid heightened tensions with the United States.More >>
  • Sentence doubled for Israeli policeman who shot Palestinian

    Sentence doubled for Israeli policeman who shot Palestinian

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:01:55 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-08-20 06:49:21 GMT
    Israel's Supreme Court has doubled the prison sentence of a former border policeman who was convicted of unjustly shooting a stone-throwing Palestinian teenager in 2014.More >>
    Israel's Supreme Court has doubled the prison sentence of a former border policeman who was convicted of unjustly shooting a stone-throwing Palestinian teenager in 2014.More >>
  • Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by Israel

    Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by Israel

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:27:04 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-08-20 06:14:16 GMT
    Palestinian postal workers in the West Bank are sifting through eight years' worth of undelivered mail held by Israel.More >>
    Palestinian postal workers in the West Bank are sifting through eight years' worth of undelivered mail held by Israel.More >>
  • Bolton meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem to discuss Iran

    Bolton meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem to discuss Iran

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:52:32 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:43:48 GMT
    National Security Adviser John Bolton met with Israel's prime minister during a visit to Jerusalem.More >>
    National Security Adviser John Bolton met with Israel's prime minister during a visit to Jerusalem.More >>
  • Quakes cut power, topple homes on Indonesia island; 3 dead

    Quakes cut power, topple homes on Indonesia island; 3 dead

    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-08-19 05:46:28 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:38:19 GMT
    A strong earthquake has jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok as it tries to recover from a quake earlier this month that killed 460 people.More >>
    A strong earthquake has jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok as it tries to recover from a quake earlier this month that killed 460 people.More >>
  • Afghan president calls for Eid cease-fire, Taliban to reply

    Afghan president calls for Eid cease-fire, Taliban to reply

    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:56:57 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:29:07 GMT
    Afghan president Ashraf Ghani has announced a conditional cease-fire with Taliban insurgents for the duration of the Eid al-Adha holiday.More >>
    Afghan president Ashraf Ghani has announced a conditional cease-fire with Taliban insurgents for the duration of the Eid al-Adha holiday.More >>
  • 800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian state

    800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian state

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 07:21:34 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:13:39 GMT
    (AP Photo). A truck carries people past a flooded road in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unpr...(AP Photo). A truck carries people past a flooded road in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unpr...
    Indian authorities are bringing drinking water by train to the flooded southern state of Kerala, where over 300 people have died and 300,000 are displaced in the worst flooding in a century.More >>
    Indian authorities are bringing drinking water by train to the flooded southern state of Kerala, where over 300 people have died and 300,000 are displaced in the worst flooding in a century.More >>
  • Over 2 million Muslims begin annual hajj pilgrimage

    Over 2 million Muslims begin annual hajj pilgrimage

    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 04:21:26 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:04:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims circumambulate around the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque, before leaving for the annual Hajj pilgrimage in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, early Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws mi...(AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims circumambulate around the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque, before leaving for the annual Hajj pilgrimage in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, early Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws mi...
    More than 2 million Muslims have begun the annual hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.More >>
    More than 2 million Muslims have begun the annual hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.More >>
  • The Latest: Latest earthquake on Indonesian island kills 2

    The Latest: Latest earthquake on Indonesian island kills 2

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:36:58 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 02:18:06 GMT
    Another strong earthquake has struck near the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok.More >>
    Another strong earthquake has struck near the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok.More >>
  • Irish archbishop urges pope to speak frankly about abuse

    Irish archbishop urges pope to speak frankly about abuse

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:36:57 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:48 PM EDT2018-08-20 00:48:17 GMT
    The archbishop of Dublin says he hopes Pope Francis will speak frankly about the "darkness" of priestly sex abuse during his upcoming visit to Ireland, which has been clouded by new revelations of misconduct in the...More >>
    The archbishop of Dublin says he hopes Pope Francis will speak frankly about the "darkness" of priestly sex abuse during his upcoming visit to Ireland, which has been clouded by new revelations of misconduct in the U.S. church.More >>
  • Romanian minister: Hundreds involved in riot police attack

    Romanian minister: Hundreds involved in riot police attack

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:42:14 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:23:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Raed Krishan). People raise their hands during a protest outside the government headquarters, in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Romanians gathered a week after an anti-government protest turned violent leaving hundreds of people, ...(AP Photo/Raed Krishan). People raise their hands during a protest outside the government headquarters, in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Romanians gathered a week after an anti-government protest turned violent leaving hundreds of people, ...
    Romania's interior minister says hundreds of protesters attacked riot police during an anti-corruption demonstration that left 450 people injured.More >>
    Romania's interior minister says hundreds of protesters attacked riot police during an anti-corruption demonstration that left 450 people injured.More >>
  • UK woman rescued after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

    UK woman rescued after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:01:53 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:42:56 GMT
    Croatia's coast guard says a British woman has been saved after spending 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night after she fell from a cruise ship.More >>
    Croatia's coast guard says a British woman has been saved after spending 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night after she fell from a cruise ship.More >>
  • Iraq's top court ratifies manual recount of May ballots

    Iraq's top court ratifies manual recount of May ballots

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:17:06 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:42:30 GMT
    Iraq's top court ratifies results of manual ballot recount, paving the way for new house to meet, government to be formed.More >>
    Iraq's top court ratifies results of manual ballot recount, paving the way for new house to meet, government to be formed.More >>
  • 2 monks referred to trial over abbot's killing in Egypt

    2 monks referred to trial over abbot's killing in Egypt

    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-08-19 16:02:58 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:34:38 GMT
    Egypt's state-run news agency says prosecutors have referred two monks to trial on charges of killing an abbot in a monastery north of Cairo last month.More >>
    Egypt's state-run news agency says prosecutors have referred two monks to trial on charges of killing an abbot in a monastery north of Cairo last month.More >>
  • Superdry founder gives $1.28 million to anti-Brexit campaign

    Superdry founder gives $1.28 million to anti-Brexit campaign

    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-08-19 09:46:39 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:27:34 GMT
    The co-founder of fashion brand Superdry has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to campaigners seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union.More >>
    The co-founder of fashion brand Superdry has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to campaigners seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union.More >>
  • Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:10 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:10:30 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:54:21 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...
    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising death toll to 41.More >>
    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising death toll to 41.More >>
  • Iran appoints former F-14 Tomcat pilot as air force chief

    Iran appoints former F-14 Tomcat pilot as air force chief

    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:57:06 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:32:38 GMT
    Iran's official IRNA news agency is reporting that the country's top leader has appointed a new chief for its air force.More >>
    Iran's official IRNA news agency is reporting that the country's top leader has appointed a new chief for its air force.More >>
  • Italy threatens to return migrants to Libya in new standoff

    Italy threatens to return migrants to Libya in new standoff

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:47:05 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:53:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rene Rossignaud). Migrants disembark from the Aquarius rescue ship in the harbor of Senglea, Malta, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Malta agreed to let the private rescue ship dock on the island, with the 141 migrants it is carrying to be distribut...(AP Photo/Rene Rossignaud). Migrants disembark from the Aquarius rescue ship in the harbor of Senglea, Malta, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Malta agreed to let the private rescue ship dock on the island, with the 141 migrants it is carrying to be distribut...
    Italy's firebrand interior minister is threatening to return to Libya 177 migrants who have been aboard an Italian coast guard ship for days following another standoff with Malta.More >>
    Italy's firebrand interior minister is threatening to return to Libya 177 migrants who have been aboard an Italian coast guard ship for days following another standoff with Malta.More >>
  • French audit warns 840 bridges may face risk of collapse

    French audit warns 840 bridges may face risk of collapse

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:06:47 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:12:41 GMT
    An audit commissioned by the French government says about 840 French bridges are suffering from serious damages and at risk of eventual collapse.More >>
    An audit commissioned by the French government says about 840 French bridges are suffering from serious damages and at risk of eventual collapse.More >>
  • Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

    Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 07:26:34 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-08-19 16:47:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Iliana Mier). In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 photo is seen a wind turbine on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece.  When the blades of the 800 kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run ...(AP Photo/ Iliana Mier). In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 photo is seen a wind turbine on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece. When the blades of the 800 kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run ...
    When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power.More >>
    When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power.More >>
  • Cyprus extradites Egyptian hijacker who dropped legal fight

    Cyprus extradites Egyptian hijacker who dropped legal fight

    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:16 AM EDT2018-08-19 08:16:36 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:52:02 GMT
    Cyprus police say an Egyptian man who in 2016 hijacked a domestic EgyptAir flight and ordered it to land on the east Mediterranean island has been extradited to his homeland.More >>
    Cyprus police say an Egyptian man who in 2016 hijacked a domestic EgyptAir flight and ordered it to land on the east Mediterranean island has been extradited to his homeland.More >>
  • Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

    Modi says India will send manned flight into space by 2022

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:49 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:49:09 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:28:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade). Commuters move past an illuminated Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station building on the eve of Independence day in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade). Commuters move past an illuminated Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station building on the eve of Independence day in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi says India will send a manned flight into space by 2022.More >>
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi says India will send a manned flight into space by 2022.More >>
  • Iran detains outspoken lawyer calling for free elections

    Iran detains outspoken lawyer calling for free elections

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:17:00 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:22:41 GMT
    Report: Iran detains outspoken lawyer demanding free elections.More >>
    Report: Iran detains outspoken lawyer demanding free elections.More >>
  • 1 killed in Ugandan riots over alleged torture of lawmakers

    1 killed in Ugandan riots over alleged torture of lawmakers

    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:36:56 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:57:54 GMT
    Ugandan police say 1 person has been killed in riots over the arrests of opposition lawmakers, including two who are hospitalized for injuries sustained during detention.More >>
    Ugandan police say 1 person has been killed in riots over the arrests of opposition lawmakers, including two who are hospitalized for injuries sustained during detention.More >>
  • Belarusian leader Lukashenko fires Cabinet as economy sinks

    Belarusian leader Lukashenko fires Cabinet as economy sinks

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:36:51 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:37:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergei Grits, FILE). FILE - In this file photo taken on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko speaks to media at a polling station after voting during the presidential election in Minsk, Belarus. Alexander Lukashenk...(AP Photo/Sergei Grits, FILE). FILE - In this file photo taken on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko speaks to media at a polling station after voting during the presidential election in Minsk, Belarus. Alexander Lukashenk...
    Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has fired his Cabinet, accusing it of the failure to fulfill his orders.More >>
    Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has fired his Cabinet, accusing it of the failure to fulfill his orders.More >>
  • Uganda arrests American man who attacked hotel staff

    Uganda arrests American man who attacked hotel staff

    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:01:54 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:02:45 GMT
    Ugandan police are holding an American man who in video footage is seen attacking a hotel worker with punches and insults.More >>
    Ugandan police are holding an American man who in video footage is seen attacking a hotel worker with punches and insults.More >>
  • UK investigating reports sunken WWII ships in Asia looted

    UK investigating reports sunken WWII ships in Asia looted

    Sunday, August 19 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-08-19 13:16:58 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 9:49 AM EDT2018-08-19 13:49:48 GMT
    Britain says it will work with Indonesia and Malaysia to investigate reports that the wrecks of ships sunk during World War II have been plundered by pirates.More >>
    Britain says it will work with Indonesia and Malaysia to investigate reports that the wrecks of ships sunk during World War II have been plundered by pirates.More >>
  • Saudi Arabia prepares for the annual Muslim hajj pilgrimage

    Saudi Arabia prepares for the annual Muslim hajj pilgrimage

    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-08-18 06:00:16 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:17:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims circle around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, ahead of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, early Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws...(AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims circle around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, ahead of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, early Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws...
    Saudi Arabia is preparing to host the annual hajj pilgrimage beginning Sunday, as over 1.6 million Muslim faithful from abroad have arrived in the ultraconservative kingdom.More >>
    Saudi Arabia is preparing to host the annual hajj pilgrimage beginning Sunday, as over 1.6 million Muslim faithful from abroad have arrived in the ultraconservative kingdom.More >>
  • Russian space executive, 2 others charged with fraud

    Russian space executive, 2 others charged with fraud

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:51:46 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:02 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:02:10 GMT
    Russia's top investigative agency says it has detained a deputy head of the nation's top space corporation on fraud charges.More >>
    Russia's top investigative agency says it has detained a deputy head of the nation's top space corporation on fraud charges.More >>
  • Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

    Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-08-18 10:00:28 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:53:12 GMT
    Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died.More >>
    Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died.More >>
  • Putin dances at Austrian wedding; talks with Merkel on Syria

    Putin dances at Austrian wedding; talks with Merkel on Syria

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-08-18 10:45:30 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:42:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, file). FILE - In this May 18, 2018 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend news conference after their meeting at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea reso...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, file). FILE - In this May 18, 2018 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend news conference after their meeting at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea reso...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is flying to Austria to attend the wedding Saturday of the country's foreign minister, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.More >>
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is flying to Austria to attend the wedding Saturday of the country's foreign minister, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.More >>
  • German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

    German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 06:26:32 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:10:42 GMT
    (AP Photo). 19-year-old Yazidi refugee, Ashwaq Haji Hami talks about her experiences in Germany, saying she has now returned to her homeland of Iraq for fear that her alleged Islamic State tormentor could harm her in Germany, during an interview at Ess...(AP Photo). 19-year-old Yazidi refugee, Ashwaq Haji Hami talks about her experiences in Germany, saying she has now returned to her homeland of Iraq for fear that her alleged Islamic State tormentor could harm her in Germany, during an interview at Ess...
    German federal prosecutors say they're taking seriously a Yazidi woman's claim she encountered her former Islamic State captor in Germany, but need more information to identify him.More >>
    German federal prosecutors say they're taking seriously a Yazidi woman's claim she encountered her former Islamic State captor in Germany, but need more information to identify him.More >>
  • UK's right-wing Farage vows to end Brexit 'sell-out'

    UK's right-wing Farage vows to end Brexit 'sell-out'

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:52:26 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-08-19 10:13:47 GMT
    Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage says he is joining up with a pro-Brexit pressure group to oppose Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for future ties with the European Union.More >>
    Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage says he is joining up with a pro-Brexit pressure group to oppose Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for future ties with the European Union.More >>
  • The Latest: US's Pompeo sends condolences over Annan's death

    The Latest: US's Pompeo sends condolences over Annan's death

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:47 AM EDT2018-08-18 10:47:43 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:27 AM EDT2018-08-19 08:27:41 GMT
    (Martial Trezzini, Keystone via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017 file photo Kofi Annan, former United Nations Secretary General  speaks during the Global partners meeting on neglected tropical diseases, (NTDs), at the World Health Or...(Martial Trezzini, Keystone via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017 file photo Kofi Annan, former United Nations Secretary General speaks during the Global partners meeting on neglected tropical diseases, (NTDs), at the World Health Or...
    The Latest: The Elders 'shocked and deeply saddened' by Kofi Annan's death.More >>
    The Latest: The Elders 'shocked and deeply saddened' by Kofi Annan's death.More >>
  • Suspect in UK Parliament crash charged with attempted murder

    Suspect in UK Parliament crash charged with attempted murder

    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:01:04 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:27 AM EDT2018-08-19 08:27:35 GMT
    (Salih Khater, Facebook via AP). This is an undated image of Salih Khater taken from his Facebook page. Khater, a 29-year-old British citizen of Sudanese origin, was arrested at the scene of the Tuesday Aug. 14, 2018 car crash outside the Houses of Par...(Salih Khater, Facebook via AP). This is an undated image of Salih Khater taken from his Facebook page. Khater, a 29-year-old British citizen of Sudanese origin, was arrested at the scene of the Tuesday Aug. 14, 2018 car crash outside the Houses of Par...
    A driver whose car collided with several people before crashing outside Britain's Parliament has been charged with attempted murder.More >>
    A driver whose car collided with several people before crashing outside Britain's Parliament has been charged with attempted murder.More >>
  • Thousands stranded as floods submerge southern Indian state

    Thousands stranded as floods submerge southern Indian state

    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-08-18 06:15:22 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:25 AM EDT2018-08-19 08:25:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tibin Augustine). People salvage motorcycles in a country boat in a flooded area at Kainakary in Alappuzha district, Kerala state, India, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people str...(AP Photo/Tibin Augustine). People salvage motorcycles in a country boat in a flooded area at Kainakary in Alappuzha district, Kerala state, India, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people str...
    Thousands of stranded people are waiting for rescue as relentless monsoon floods batter the south Indian state of Kerala, where more than 170 have died in a little over a week and much of the state is at least...More >>
    Thousands of stranded people are waiting for rescue as relentless monsoon floods batter the south Indian state of Kerala, where more than 170 have died in a little over a week and much of the state is at least partially submerged.More >>
  • Ghana mourns Annan, grandson of tribal chiefs to UN chief

    Ghana mourns Annan, grandson of tribal chiefs to UN chief

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:47 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:47:00 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-08-19 05:59:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Tuesday March 29, 2005 file photo United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan addresses a news conference at the United Nations. Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Tuesday March 29, 2005 file photo United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan addresses a news conference at the United Nations. Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol...
    Ghana mourns Kofi Annan, the grandson of tribal chiefs who became the world's top diplomat.More >>
    Ghana mourns Kofi Annan, the grandson of tribal chiefs who became the world's top diplomat.More >>
  • German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

    German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-08-18 14:05:34 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-08-19 05:59:55 GMT
    German federal prosecutors say they're taking seriously a Yazidi woman's claim she encountered her former Islamic State captor in Germany, but need more information to identify him.More >>
    German federal prosecutors say they're taking seriously a Yazidi woman's claim she encountered her former Islamic State captor in Germany, but need more information to identify him.More >>
  • The Latest: Romanian trucker is Genoa bridge's 43rd victim

    The Latest: Romanian trucker is Genoa bridge's 43rd victim

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:55:25 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-08-19 00:56:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). People stand by a small white coffin of a victim of a collapsed highway bridge prior to the start of the funeral service, in Genoa, Italy, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Saturday has been declared a national day of mourning in Ita...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). People stand by a small white coffin of a victim of a collapsed highway bridge prior to the start of the funeral service, in Genoa, Italy, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Saturday has been declared a national day of mourning in Ita...
    Italian state radio says the body of a 30-year-old man was found Saturday in the Genoa bridge collapse, bringing the toll to 42 dead.More >>
    Italian state radio says the body of a 30-year-old man was found Saturday in the Genoa bridge collapse, bringing the toll to 42 dead.More >>
  • Pakistan's Imran Khan sworn in as prime minister

    Pakistan's Imran Khan sworn in as prime minister

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:45 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:45:10 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-08-19 00:21:23 GMT
    (National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan,speaks at the National Assembly in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Pakistani lawmakers on Friday elected f...(National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan,speaks at the National Assembly in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Pakistani lawmakers on Friday elected f...
    Pakistan's cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan has been sworn in as prime minister after his party won the most votes in last month's election despite protests by opposition parties, which accuse the security...More >>
    Pakistan's cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan has been sworn in as prime minister after his party won the most votes in last month's election despite protests by opposition parties, which accuse the security services of intervening on his behalf.More >>
  • Global reactions to death of former UN chief Kofi Annan

    Global reactions to death of former UN chief Kofi Annan

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:46:31 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-08-18 23:08:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE - In this file photo taken on Tuesday, July 17, 2012, Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with United Nations special envoy Kofi Annan in Moscow, Russia. Putin says he admired former U.N...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE - In this file photo taken on Tuesday, July 17, 2012, Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with United Nations special envoy Kofi Annan in Moscow, Russia. Putin says he admired former U.N...
    Global reactions to death of former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize winner Kofi Annan.More >>
    Global reactions to death of former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize winner Kofi Annan.More >>
  • Hundreds of neo-Nazis march in Berlin, protected by police

    Hundreds of neo-Nazis march in Berlin, protected by police

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-08-18 16:15:41 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:16:06 GMT
    (Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). People carry a banner reading 'I don't regret anything' during a demonstration commemorating the 31st death anniversary Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess in Berlin Saturday, Aug 18, 2018. Hess died 1987 in a prison in Berlin.(Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). People carry a banner reading 'I don't regret anything' during a demonstration commemorating the 31st death anniversary Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess in Berlin Saturday, Aug 18, 2018. Hess died 1987 in a prison in Berlin.
    Hundreds of neo-Nazis waving flags with the colors of the German Reich are marching through central Berlin, protected from counter-protesters by police in riot gear.More >>
    Hundreds of neo-Nazis waving flags with the colors of the German Reich are marching through central Berlin, protected from counter-protesters by police in riot gear.More >>
  • The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further

    The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating further

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:30:34 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:31:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A man walks out of a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Beset by a weak currency and tension with the United States, Turkey is reaching out to Europe in an attempt to shore up relations with majo...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A man walks out of a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Beset by a weak currency and tension with the United States, Turkey is reaching out to Europe in an attempt to shore up relations with majo...
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a higher Turkish court has also rejected an appeal for the release from detention of an American pastor who is at the center of a Turkish-U.S. spat.More >>
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a higher Turkish court has also rejected an appeal for the release from detention of an American pastor who is at the center of a Turkish-U.S. spat.More >>
  • British, Ukrainian paragliders are killed in Macedonia

    British, Ukrainian paragliders are killed in Macedonia

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-08-18 16:40:42 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-08-18 18:38:51 GMT
    Macedonian authorities say two paragliders have died in central Macedonia when their parachutes collided in the air.More >>
    Macedonian authorities say two paragliders have died in central Macedonia when their parachutes collided in the air.More >>
  • Pakistan says Indian fire kills villager in Kashmir

    Pakistan says Indian fire kills villager in Kashmir

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:25:44 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:25:44 GMT
    Pakistan's Foreign Ministry and officials say Indian troops have killed a Pakistani villager and wounded two others in "unprovoked firing" in the Himalayan region of Kashmir.More >>
    Pakistan's Foreign Ministry and officials say Indian troops have killed a Pakistani villager and wounded two others in "unprovoked firing" in the Himalayan region of Kashmir.More >>
  • Egypt president ratifies law imposing internet controls

    Egypt president ratifies law imposing internet controls

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:15:50 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:17:56 GMT
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves the way for censoring online media.More >>
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves the way for censoring online media.More >>
  • Hand-in-hand, Koreas grab spotlight at Asian Games opener

    Hand-in-hand, Koreas grab spotlight at Asian Games opener

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:27:02 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:55:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). The combined Koreas march into Gelora Bung Karno Stadium under the "unification" flag during the opening ceremony for the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). The combined Koreas march into Gelora Bung Karno Stadium under the "unification" flag during the opening ceremony for the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018.
    Thousands of spectators cheered wildly as athletes from the rival Koreas marched together in a spectacular opening ceremony for the Asian Games in Indonesia.More >>
    Thousands of spectators cheered wildly as athletes from the rival Koreas marched together in a spectacular opening ceremony for the Asian Games in Indonesia.More >>
  • Peak-lovers piqued as Welsh mountain downgraded to hill

    Peak-lovers piqued as Welsh mountain downgraded to hill

    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-08-18 12:45:31 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-08-18 14:03:51 GMT
    The Welsh mountain Fan y Big has had a comedown _ it has been downgraded to a hill.More >>
    The Welsh mountain Fan y Big has had a comedown _ it has been downgraded to a hill.More >>
  • Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge victims

    Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge victims

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:05:20 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:55:53 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...
    Excavators have begun clearing large sections of the collapsed highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa in the search for people still missing three days after the deadly accident.More >>
    Excavators have begun clearing large sections of the collapsed highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa in the search for people still missing three days after the deadly accident.More >>
  • Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest

    Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:25:59 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:20:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A general view of Istanbul, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Turkey's finance chief tried to reassure thousands of international investors on a conference call Thursday, in which he pledged to fix the economic troubles that have ...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A general view of Istanbul, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Turkey's finance chief tried to reassure thousands of international investors on a conference call Thursday, in which he pledged to fix the economic troubles that have ...
    Turkey's currency remains steady against the dollar despite an apparent threat of possible new sanctions by U.S. President Donald Trump.More >>
    Turkey's currency remains steady against the dollar despite an apparent threat of possible new sanctions by U.S. President Donald Trump.More >>
  • UK military academy probes waterboarding claim

    UK military academy probes waterboarding claim

    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 11:55:28 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-08-18 12:21:14 GMT
    Authorities at Britain's Sandhurst military academy say they are investigating allegations that two cadets waterboarded another at the officer-training school.More >>
    Authorities at Britain's Sandhurst military academy say they are investigating allegations that two cadets waterboarded another at the officer-training school.More >>
  • Taliban say no peace with 'occupation,' want US talks

    Taliban say no peace with 'occupation,' want US talks

    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-08-18 06:15:12 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-08-18 11:57:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini). Families leave their houses during a nearby clash between insurgents and security forces in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Gunmen besieged a compound belonging to the Afghan intelligence service in Kabul on Th...(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini). Families leave their houses during a nearby clash between insurgents and security forces in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Gunmen besieged a compound belonging to the Afghan intelligence service in Kabul on Th...
    The leader of the Taliban says there will be no peace in Afghanistan as long as the foreign "occupation" continues, reiterating the group's position that the 17-year war can only be brought to an end through direct...More >>
    The leader of the Taliban says there will be no peace in Afghanistan as long as the foreign "occupation" continues, reiterating the group's position that the 17-year war can only be brought to an end through direct talks with the United States.More >>
  • Catalan seaside resort marks anniversary of attack

    Catalan seaside resort marks anniversary of attack

    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-08-18 11:25:27 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-08-18 11:36:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez). People gather next to at floor mosaic by Catalan artist Joan Miro where the van driven by the attacker stopped in Barcelona, Spain, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Barcelona on Friday marked the first anniversary of terror attacks tha...(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez). People gather next to at floor mosaic by Catalan artist Joan Miro where the van driven by the attacker stopped in Barcelona, Spain, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Barcelona on Friday marked the first anniversary of terror attacks tha...
    A Catalan seaside resort has marked the anniversary of an attack that killed one and injured six following deadlier violence in Barcelona's Las Ramblas.More >>
    A Catalan seaside resort has marked the anniversary of an attack that killed one and injured six following deadlier violence in Barcelona's Las Ramblas.More >>
  • US intensifies sanctions on Myanmar forces for rights abuses

    US intensifies sanctions on Myanmar forces for rights abuses

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:41:01 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-08-18 11:05:57 GMT
    The U.S. Treasury is slapping sanctions on Myanmar security forces for their alleged involvement in violent campaigns against ethnic minorities across the Southeast Asia nation.More >>
    The U.S. Treasury is slapping sanctions on Myanmar security forces for their alleged involvement in violent campaigns against ethnic minorities across the Southeast Asia nation.More >>
  • Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants

    Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants

    Friday, August 17 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:29:42 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:36 AM EDT2018-08-18 09:36:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Mejia, File). FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2018 file photo, Venezuelan citizens stand in a line outside of Foreign Ministry office in Lima, Peru. Peru announced on Friday, Aug. 17, that all Venezuelan citizens that want to travel to Peru wi...(AP Photo/Martin Mejia, File). FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2018 file photo, Venezuelan citizens stand in a line outside of Foreign Ministry office in Lima, Peru. Peru announced on Friday, Aug. 17, that all Venezuelan citizens that want to travel to Peru wi...
    Two South American nations are stiffening entry requirements for the flood of Venezuelans fleeing their nation's economic and humanitarian crisis, a move that could make their plight even more arduous.More >>
    Two South American nations are stiffening entry requirements for the flood of Venezuelans fleeing their nation's economic and humanitarian crisis, a move that could make their plight even more arduous.More >>
  • 6.1 quake shakes Costa Rica near Panama; no major damage

    6.1 quake shakes Costa Rica near Panama; no major damage

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:09:57 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:56:21 GMT
    A strong earthquake has shaken southern Costa Rica near the border of Panama, knocking items off store shelves and knocking out power in places, but there are no immediate reports of injuries or major damage.More >>
    A strong earthquake has shaken southern Costa Rica near the border of Panama, knocking items off store shelves and knocking out power in places, but there are no immediate reports of injuries or major damage.More >>
  • People plucked from rooftops as Indian floods kill 324

    People plucked from rooftops as Indian floods kill 324

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:12:37 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-08-18 06:35:33 GMT
    (AP Photo). People move past a flooded area in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flo...(AP Photo). People move past a flooded area in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flo...
    Rescuers are using helicopters and boats to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala that killed more than 320 people in the...More >>
    Rescuers are using helicopters and boats to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala that killed more than 320 people in the past nine days.More >>
  • Mali opposition leader rejects presidential runoff result

    Mali opposition leader rejects presidential runoff result

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:26:27 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-08-18 06:17:07 GMT
    Mali's opposition leader Soumaila Cisse says he rejects results proclaiming incumbent President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita the winner of a runoff presidential election.More >>
    Mali's opposition leader Soumaila Cisse says he rejects results proclaiming incumbent President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita the winner of a runoff presidential election.More >>
  • 'Most ancient' solid cheese found in dug up Egyptian jar

    'Most ancient' solid cheese found in dug up Egyptian jar

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:35:39 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:46:59 GMT
    Scientists have discovered that a solidified whitish substance in an ancient jar dug up in Egypt is "probably the most ancient archaeological solid residue of cheese ever found.".More >>
    Scientists have discovered that a solidified whitish substance in an ancient jar dug up in Egypt is "probably the most ancient archaeological solid residue of cheese ever found.".More >>
  • Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as prime minister

    Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as prime minister

    Friday, August 17 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 11:25:30 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:11:14 GMT
    (National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan, left, greets speaker of the National Assembly Asad Qaiser in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Pakistan'...(National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan, left, greets speaker of the National Assembly Asad Qaiser in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Pakistan'...
    Pakistani lawmakers gather in parliament to elect former cricket star turned politician Imran Khan as prime minister.More >>
    Pakistani lawmakers gather in parliament to elect former cricket star turned politician Imran Khan as prime minister.More >>
  • The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge

    The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge

    Friday, August 17 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 10:30:28 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:16:39 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...
    Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him.More >>
    Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him.More >>
  • Culinary greats honor late French master chef Joel Robuchon

    Culinary greats honor late French master chef Joel Robuchon

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:40:59 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:31:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Sept.7, 2014 file photo, French chef Joel Robuchon poses for photographers during a photocall for the movie "The Hundred-Foot Journey", in Paris, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. French master chef Joel Robuchon ha...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Sept.7, 2014 file photo, French chef Joel Robuchon poses for photographers during a photocall for the movie "The Hundred-Foot Journey", in Paris, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. French master chef Joel Robuchon ha...
    Hundreds of chefs, among them some of the world's top cooks, have gathered to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine Joel Robuchon.More >>
    Hundreds of chefs, among them some of the world's top cooks, have gathered to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine Joel Robuchon.More >>
  • US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:51 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:22:44 GMT
    (U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...(U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.More >>
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.More >>
  • Al-Qaida in Yemen denies AP report on secret deals with UAE

    Al-Qaida in Yemen denies AP report on secret deals with UAE

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:31:35 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:41:40 GMT
    Yemen's al-Qaida branch has denied an Associated Press report saying that it struck secret deals over territories it controls with the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in the country.More >>
    Yemen's al-Qaida branch has denied an Associated Press report saying that it struck secret deals over territories it controls with the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in the country.More >>
  • Armenia's new PM marks 100 days in office with giant rally

    Armenia's new PM marks 100 days in office with giant rally

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:36:39 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:58:44 GMT
    Armenia's new prime minister has marked his first 100 days in office by calling a rally that has attracted about 100,000 enthusiastic supporters.More >>
    Armenia's new prime minister has marked his first 100 days in office by calling a rally that has attracted about 100,000 enthusiastic supporters.More >>
  • Bob Mackie's designs for Cher, Carol Burnett up for auction

    Bob Mackie's designs for Cher, Carol Burnett up for auction

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:55:42 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:52:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Fashion and Costume Designer Bob Mackie poses with two of his iconic designs, a scarlet red satin gown worn by Cher in 1975, right, and a marigold jersey jumpsuit worn by Cher between 1971-1976, left, in London, Thursday...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth). Fashion and Costume Designer Bob Mackie poses with two of his iconic designs, a scarlet red satin gown worn by Cher in 1975, right, and a marigold jersey jumpsuit worn by Cher between 1971-1976, left, in London, Thursday...
    Bob Mackie-designed outfits worn by Cher, Carol Burnett, Diana Ross and others are going up for auction.More >>
    Bob Mackie-designed outfits worn by Cher, Carol Burnett, Diana Ross and others are going up for auction.More >>
  • Al-Qaida bomb master killed in US strike, officials say

    Al-Qaida bomb master killed in US strike, officials say

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:56:46 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:38:58 GMT
    Yemeni officials and a tribal leader say al-Qaida's chief bomb maker behind the 2009 Christmas Day plot to down an airliner over Detroit was killed months ago by a U.S. drone strike.More >>
    Yemeni officials and a tribal leader say al-Qaida's chief bomb maker behind the 2009 Christmas Day plot to down an airliner over Detroit was killed months ago by a U.S. drone strike.More >>
  • Romanian PM tells EU: Force against protesters was justified

    Romanian PM tells EU: Force against protesters was justified

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:11:27 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:38:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). People run as riot police charges to clear the square during protests outside the government headquarters, in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Romanians who live abroad are staging an anti-government protest calling o...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). People run as riot police charges to clear the square during protests outside the government headquarters, in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Romanians who live abroad are staging an anti-government protest calling o...
    Romania's prime minister has defended the use of force by riot police during a violent protest that left more than 450 people injured.More >>
    Romania's prime minister has defended the use of force by riot police during a violent protest that left more than 450 people injured.More >>
  • Woman whose family perished in Greek fire files lawsuit

    Woman whose family perished in Greek fire files lawsuit

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:42 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:42:03 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:09 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:09:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, FILE). FILE- In this file photo dated Tuesday, July 24, 2018, firefighters stand on the cliff top where burned trees hug the coastline in Mati east of Athens, after wildfires raged through the popular seaside areas near t...(AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, FILE). FILE- In this file photo dated Tuesday, July 24, 2018, firefighters stand on the cliff top where burned trees hug the coastline in Mati east of Athens, after wildfires raged through the popular seaside areas near t...
    A woman whose husband and children died in a deadly forest fire in Greece has filed a criminal lawsuit against seven officials, including the country's interior minister, asserting they share the blame for the...More >>
    A woman whose husband and children died in a deadly forest fire in Greece has filed a criminal lawsuit against seven officials, including the country's interior minister, asserting they share the blame for the blaze that killed dozens.More >>
  • Stormy Daniels drops out of UK reality show at last minute

    Stormy Daniels drops out of UK reality show at last minute

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:25:51 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:52:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, May 23, 2018, Stormy Daniels speaks during a ceremony for her receiving a City Proclamation and Key to the City in West Hollywood, Calif. USA.  Stormy Daniels, the adult film ...(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, May 23, 2018, Stormy Daniels speaks during a ceremony for her receiving a City Proclamation and Key to the City in West Hollywood, Calif. USA. Stormy Daniels, the adult film ...
    Stormy Daniels, the adult film actress and nemesis of U.S. President Donald Trump, has pulled out of a British reality-TV show at the last minute after a dispute with producers.More >>
    Stormy Daniels, the adult film actress and nemesis of U.S. President Donald Trump, has pulled out of a British reality-TV show at the last minute after a dispute with producers.More >>
  • Palestinians say 2 killed by Israel fire at Gaza border

    Palestinians say 2 killed by Israel fire at Gaza border

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:20:51 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:33:53 GMT
    Gaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire at a protest along the border amid ongoing Egyptian efforts to broker a cease-fire.More >>
    Gaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire at a protest along the border amid ongoing Egyptian efforts to broker a cease-fire.More >>
  • Could Brazil's da Silva really run? It's not likely

    Could Brazil's da Silva really run? It's not likely

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:55:57 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:22:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andre Penner, File). FILE - In this April 7, 2018 file photo, former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva looks on before speaking to supporters outside the Metal Workers Union headquarters in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil. Da Silva ...(AP Photo/Andre Penner, File). FILE - In this April 7, 2018 file photo, former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva looks on before speaking to supporters outside the Metal Workers Union headquarters in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil. Da Silva ...
    Now that former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has registered his candidacy for president, experts say there is a narrow but unlikely path by which authorities could allow him to run.More >>
    Now that former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has registered his candidacy for president, experts say there is a narrow but unlikely path by which authorities could allow him to run.More >>
  • Nigeria construction site collapses, trapping several people

    Nigeria construction site collapses, trapping several people

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:01:27 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:09:05 GMT
    Nigerian rescue officials say they are working to pull out a number of people trapped under the rubble of a collapsed shopping complex that was under construction in the capital, Abuja.More >>
    Nigerian rescue officials say they are working to pull out a number of people trapped under the rubble of a collapsed shopping complex that was under construction in the capital, Abuja.More >>
  • Yemeni official says rebels storm WFP warehouse in port city

    Yemeni official says rebels storm WFP warehouse in port city

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:01:26 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:03:07 GMT
    A Yemeni minister has accused rival Houthi rebels of storming a warehouse used by the World Food Program to store humanitarian aid, in the war-torn Red Sea port city of Hodeida.More >>
    A Yemeni minister has accused rival Houthi rebels of storming a warehouse used by the World Food Program to store humanitarian aid, in the war-torn Red Sea port city of Hodeida.More >>
  • Long-distance bus overturns on German highway, 22 hurt

    Long-distance bus overturns on German highway, 22 hurt

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:26:16 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-08-17 17:02:06 GMT
    (Bernd Wuestneck/dpa via AP). A bus sits beside the Autobahn A 19 in Linstow near Rostock, northern Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, after it was driven into a ditch and turned over. Six people were seriously injured and a further 10 slightly hurt.(Bernd Wuestneck/dpa via AP). A bus sits beside the Autobahn A 19 in Linstow near Rostock, northern Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, after it was driven into a ditch and turned over. Six people were seriously injured and a further 10 slightly hurt.
    Authorities say a bus headed from Stockholm to Berlin has come off a highway in northeastern Germany and overturned, injuring 16.More >>
    Authorities say a bus headed from Stockholm to Berlin has come off a highway in northeastern Germany and overturned, injuring 16.More >>
  • Vatican in 'shame and sorrow' over abuses in Pennsylvania

    Vatican in 'shame and sorrow' over abuses in Pennsylvania

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:25:48 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:57:45 GMT
    (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Pope Francis, left, talks with Papal Foundation Chairman Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washinghton, D.C., during a meeting with members of the Papal Fo...(L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Pope Francis, left, talks with Papal Foundation Chairman Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washinghton, D.C., during a meeting with members of the Papal Fo...
    The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible.".More >>
    The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible.".More >>
  • Tipping the scales: White lion cubs bulking up in Germany

    Tipping the scales: White lion cubs bulking up in Germany

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:31:32 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:13:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jens Meyer). Four rare African white lion cubs sit in their enclosure at the zoo in Magdeburg, Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Keepers weighed the three males and one female and carried out health checks on the cats, which are rare in the wil...(AP Photo/Jens Meyer). Four rare African white lion cubs sit in their enclosure at the zoo in Magdeburg, Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Keepers weighed the three males and one female and carried out health checks on the cats, which are rare in the wil...
    They're still tiny, but the white lion cubs at the Magdeburg zoo in eastern Germany are putting on weight fast.More >>
    They're still tiny, but the white lion cubs at the Magdeburg zoo in eastern Germany are putting on weight fast.More >>
  • Moroccan feminist activist arrested amid abortion campaign

    Moroccan feminist activist arrested amid abortion campaign

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:41:11 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:03:41 GMT
    A prominent Moroccan feminist who campaigns for abortion access and LGBT rights has been arrested for alleged public drinking and disturbance of order.More >>
    A prominent Moroccan feminist who campaigns for abortion access and LGBT rights has been arrested for alleged public drinking and disturbance of order.More >>
  • Benjamin Smith is new CEO of Air France-KLM, unions worried

    Benjamin Smith is new CEO of Air France-KLM, unions worried

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-08-17 09:00:23 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:01:09 GMT
    (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP). In this Feb. 9, 2017, photo Benjamin Smith, President, Passenger Airlines Air Canada, speaks before revealing the new Air Canada Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner at a hangar at the Toronto Pearson International Airport i...(Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP). In this Feb. 9, 2017, photo Benjamin Smith, President, Passenger Airlines Air Canada, speaks before revealing the new Air Canada Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner at a hangar at the Toronto Pearson International Airport i...
    Air France-KLM's unions voiced their concerns and skepticism after the company appointed Benjamin Smith as new CEO with the support of the French state.More >>
    Air France-KLM's unions voiced their concerns and skepticism after the company appointed Benjamin Smith as new CEO with the support of the French state.More >>
  • German charged over alleged combat role in Afghan Taliban

    German charged over alleged combat role in Afghan Taliban

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:23:21 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:54:14 GMT
    Prosecutors have charged a German citizen accused of fighting for the Taliban in Afghanistan, accusing him of membership in a terrorist organization, attempted murder and weapons offenses.More >>
    Prosecutors have charged a German citizen accused of fighting for the Taliban in Afghanistan, accusing him of membership in a terrorist organization, attempted murder and weapons offenses.More >>
  • Bishops request Vatican investigation as abuse crisis grows

    Bishops request Vatican investigation as abuse crisis grows

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:23:07 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:47:30 GMT
    The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is inviting the Vatican to play a key role investigating the scandal involving former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who allegedly engaged in sexual misconduct with minors and...More >>
    The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is inviting the Vatican to play a key role investigating the scandal involving former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who allegedly engaged in sexual misconduct with minors and adult seminarians.More >>
  • Indians gather as former premier Vajpayee is cremated

    Indians gather as former premier Vajpayee is cremated

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:44 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:44:21 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:27:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manish Swarup). The body of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, wrapped in the Indian national flag, is taken in full state honor to the Bharatiya Janata party office for people to pay their last tributes in New Delhi, India, F...(AP Photo/Manish Swarup). The body of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, wrapped in the Indian national flag, is taken in full state honor to the Bharatiya Janata party office for people to pay their last tributes in New Delhi, India, F...
    Indians are paying homage to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as his body is taken to his Hindu nationalist party's headquarters before cremation on the banks of the Yamuna River.More >>
    Indians are paying homage to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as his body is taken to his Hindu nationalist party's headquarters before cremation on the banks of the Yamuna River.More >>
  • Knives and guns: Serb-Russian youth camp closed after outcry

    Knives and guns: Serb-Russian youth camp closed after outcry

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:40:46 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:01:57 GMT
    Police have closed a summer youth camp on a mountain in western Serbia organized by Russian and Serbian far-right groups after a public outcry.More >>
    Police have closed a summer youth camp on a mountain in western Serbia organized by Russian and Serbian far-right groups after a public outcry.More >>
  • Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:30:36 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). The left engine of Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, sits several meters away on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, ...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). The left engine of Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, sits several meters away on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, ...
    A plane from China landing on a rain-soaked Manila runway in poor visibility has veered off in a muddy field with one engine and a wheel ripped off but no serious injuries among the 165 people aboard who scrambled...More >>
    A plane from China landing on a rain-soaked Manila runway in poor visibility has veered off in a muddy field with one engine and a wheel ripped off but no serious injuries among the 165 people aboard who scrambled out through an emergency slide.More >>
  • The Latest: Germany seeks refugee who may have been with IS

    The Latest: Germany seeks refugee who may have been with IS

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:50:47 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:28:11 GMT
    German authorities say they're looking into a Yazidi woman's claim that she ran into a man who bought her as a slave in an Islamic State-ruled area of Iraq after arriving in Germany.More >>
    German authorities say they're looking into a Yazidi woman's claim that she ran into a man who bought her as a slave in an Islamic State-ruled area of Iraq after arriving in Germany.More >>
  • UN rights chief condemns Bosnian Serb decision on Srebrenica

    UN rights chief condemns Bosnian Serb decision on Srebrenica

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:20:38 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:22:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). A Bosnian Muslim woman reacts as she walks among gravestones at the memorial centre of Potocari near Srebrenica, 150 kms north east of Sarajevo, Bosnia, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. The leader of Bosnia's Serbs has downplayed the...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). A Bosnian Muslim woman reacts as she walks among gravestones at the memorial centre of Potocari near Srebrenica, 150 kms north east of Sarajevo, Bosnia, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. The leader of Bosnia's Serbs has downplayed the...
    The United Nations' human rights chief is condemning the Bosnian Serb legislature's decision to revoke support for a report acknowledging the 1995 massacre of thousands of Bosnian Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica.More >>
    The United Nations' human rights chief is condemning the Bosnian Serb legislature's decision to revoke support for a report acknowledging the 1995 massacre of thousands of Bosnian Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica.More >>
  • Former comedian appointed Slovenia's premier designate

    Former comedian appointed Slovenia's premier designate

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:50:39 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:17:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Bandic, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 file photo, Slovenian presidential candidate Marjan Sarec talks to the media in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Marjan Sarec, a former comedian whose party finished second in Slovenia's parliamen...(AP Photo/Darko Bandic, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 file photo, Slovenian presidential candidate Marjan Sarec talks to the media in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Marjan Sarec, a former comedian whose party finished second in Slovenia's parliamen...
    A former comedian whose party finished second in Slovenia's parliamentary election has been appointed prime minister designate.More >>
    A former comedian whose party finished second in Slovenia's parliamentary election has been appointed prime minister designate.More >>
  • Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

    Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:00:13 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:42 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:42:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nicola Marfisi). Workers inspect the the area around the collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa du...(AP Photo/Nicola Marfisi). Workers inspect the the area around the collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa du...
    The Italian government lashed out Thursday at the holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia for defending its financial interests in the face of the deadly bridge crash in Genoa without sparing a word for victims.More >>
    The Italian government lashed out Thursday at the holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia for defending its financial interests in the face of the deadly bridge crash in Genoa without sparing a word for victims.More >>
  • Spain remembers terror attacks that killed 16 in Catalonia

    Spain remembers terror attacks that killed 16 in Catalonia

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:35:38 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:36:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez). A woman places a flower around a memorial tribute of flowers, messages and candles on Barcelona's historic Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, the day before to the anniversary of the attacks that took place he...(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez). A woman places a flower around a memorial tribute of flowers, messages and candles on Barcelona's historic Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, the day before to the anniversary of the attacks that took place he...
    Spain's King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez are among hundreds of people attending official ceremonies in Barcelona marking the first anniversary of terror attacks that killed 16 people.More >>
    Spain's King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez are among hundreds of people attending official ceremonies in Barcelona marking the first anniversary of terror attacks that killed 16 people.More >>
  • Judge finds conspiracy to kill Kim with VX, women to testify

    Judge finds conspiracy to kill Kim with VX, women to testify

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:15:01 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:26:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, center, is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Malaysian court will rule on Thursday whether the two women, D...(AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, center, is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Malaysian court will rule on Thursday whether the two women, D...
    Two women on trial for the assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother have arrived at a Malaysian court for a key ruling.More >>
    Two women on trial for the assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother have arrived at a Malaysian court for a key ruling.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump tweets support for pastor jailed in Turkey

    The Latest: Trump tweets support for pastor jailed in Turkey

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:50:21 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:25:48 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as he shakes hands with Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani prior to their talks at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Turkey...(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as he shakes hands with Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani prior to their talks at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Turkey...
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spoken with French President Emmanuel Macron, during which Macron said that Turkey's economic stability is important for France.More >>
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spoken with French President Emmanuel Macron, during which Macron said that Turkey's economic stability is important for France.More >>
  • Ugandan pop star, a government critic, faces military court

    Ugandan pop star, a government critic, faces military court

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:27:02 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:11:39 GMT
    Ugandan pop star, an outspoken government critic, to face military court after clashes.More >>
    Ugandan pop star, an outspoken government critic, to face military court after clashes.More >>
  • India's Vajpayee, who set off nuke race and peace, has died

    India's Vajpayee, who set off nuke race and peace, has died

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:30:21 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:11:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ajit Kumar, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 1999 file photo, Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, center, meets with delegations ahead of Eid al-Fitr in New Delhi, India. India's top leaders and politicians are on Thursday, Aug. 16, 201...(AP Photo/Ajit Kumar, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 1999 file photo, Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, center, meets with delegations ahead of Eid al-Fitr in New Delhi, India. India's top leaders and politicians are on Thursday, Aug. 16, 201...
    Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies after a prolonged illness.More >>
    Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies after a prolonged illness.More >>
  • Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

    Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:50:19 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:52:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file). FILE - In this July 7, 2017 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel prior to the first working session on the first day of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Ger...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file). FILE - In this July 7, 2017 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel prior to the first working session on the first day of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Ger...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet Saturday _ thanks in no small part to U.S. President Donald Trump.More >>
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet Saturday _ thanks in no small part to U.S. President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Afghan IS branch claims deadly attack on Shiites in Kabul

    Afghan IS branch claims deadly attack on Shiites in Kabul

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:17:49 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:46:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Relatives pray near to the dead bodies of civilians after Wednesday's deadly suicide bombing that targeted a training class in a private building in the Shiite neighborhood of Dasht-i Barcha, in western Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursd...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Relatives pray near to the dead bodies of civilians after Wednesday's deadly suicide bombing that targeted a training class in a private building in the Shiite neighborhood of Dasht-i Barcha, in western Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursd...
    Afghan authorities revise down death toll from previous day's suicide bombing in Shite area to 34 killed, not 48.More >>
    Afghan authorities revise down death toll from previous day's suicide bombing in Shite area to 34 killed, not 48.More >>
  • Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-08-17 03:23:40 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:33:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Rescuers are seen at the scene as a Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, lies on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, Aug...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Rescuers are seen at the scene as a Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, lies on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, Aug...
    A plane from China has skidded off a runway at Manila's airport while landing in a downpour and its 157 passengers and eight crew members have been evacuated safely by emergency slides.More >>
    A plane from China has skidded off a runway at Manila's airport while landing in a downpour and its 157 passengers and eight crew members have been evacuated safely by emergency slides.More >>
  • The Latest: Amnesty: Kabul attack on Shiites is 'war crime'

    The Latest: Amnesty: Kabul attack on Shiites is 'war crime'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:29:42 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:48:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Relatives pray near to the dead bodies of civilians after Wednesday's deadly suicide bombing that targeted a training class in a private building in the Shiite neighborhood of Dasht-i Barcha, in western Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursd...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Relatives pray near to the dead bodies of civilians after Wednesday's deadly suicide bombing that targeted a training class in a private building in the Shiite neighborhood of Dasht-i Barcha, in western Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursd...
    The Latest: Police say gunmen besiege compound belonging to Afghan intelligence service in Kabul.More >>
    The Latest: Police say gunmen besiege compound belonging to Afghan intelligence service in Kabul.More >>
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  • Edible Arrangements to move headquarters to Atlanta

    Edible Arrangements to move headquarters to Atlanta

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-08-21 20:54:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:30:36 GMT
    The fruit bouquet company Edible Arrangements is moving its corporate headquarters from Connecticut to Georgia.More >>
    The fruit bouquet company Edible Arrangements is moving its corporate headquarters from Connecticut to Georgia.More >>
  • Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:35 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:30:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...

    The hacking attempts mirror similar Russian attacks ahead of the 2016 election, which U.S. intelligence officials have said were focused on helping to elect Republican Donald Trump to the presidency by hurting his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.

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    The hacking attempts mirror similar Russian attacks ahead of the 2016 election, which U.S. intelligence officials have said were focused on helping to elect Republican Donald Trump to the presidency by hurting his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.

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  • US plan for coal power deregulation could cause more deaths

    US plan for coal power deregulation could cause more deaths

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:14 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-21 21:30:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Aug...

    A plan to be announced in coming days would give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.

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    A plan to be announced in coming days would give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.

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