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Fighting rages amid Turkish push in Kurdish enclave in Syria

January 22, 2018

HASSA, Turkey (AP) — Intense fighting flared Monday as Turkish troops and their allies advanced on a Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria, the third day of Ankara's offensive to oust a U.S. more »»

Pence to Israel: US embassy will move to Jerusalem in 2019

January 22, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence told Israel's parliament on Monday that the U.S. more »»

The Latest: Pence: Door open for Palestinians in peace deal

January 22, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Israel (all times local):

6:05 p.m. more »»

Ex-Catalan leader makes trip after Spain judge nixes arrest

January 22, 2018

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The fugitive ex-president of Spain's Catalonia region left his self-exile in Belgium and visited Denmark unimpeded Monday after a Spanish judge refused to ask Danish... more »»

The Latest: Ex-Catalonia leader speaks at Danish panel

January 22, 2018

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Latest on fugitive Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont (all times local):

3:15 p.m. more »»

UK's Princess Eugenie, daughter of Prince Andrew, engaged

January 22, 2018

LONDON (AP) — It will be a busy year for royal weddings: Princess Eugenie is engaged to be married later this year, several months after her cousin Prince Harry's nuptials. more »»

In Syria's Aleppo, old bazaar struggles to come back to life

January 22, 2018

ALEPPO, Syria (AP) — Fighting has long died down in Syria's largest city, but Aleppo's centuries-old market has yet to come back to life, more than a year after government forces retook rebel-hel... more »»

Pence tells Israel US Embassy to move to Jerusalem in 2019

January 22, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence on Monday told Israel's parliament that the U.S. more »»

Fugitive Puigdemont in Denmark, no Spanish warrant issued

January 22, 2018

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Spanish judge on Monday refused to ask Danish authorities to arrest ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont, who is in Copenhagen to attend a university debate and... more »»

Tillerson sees progress in fixing Iran deal with Europeans

January 22, 2018

LONDON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday that he sees progress in getting European support for tough new penalties against Iran that could prevent a U.. more »»

Turkish troops face fierce battles in Syrian Kurdish enclave

January 22, 2018

HASSA, Turkey (AP) — Intense clashes erupted Monday as Turkish troops and their allies advanced on a Kurdish enclave in Syria, the third day of the Ankara offensive aimed at ousting the U.S. more »»

Philippine volcano explodes, villagers flee back to shelters

January 22, 2018

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines' most active volcano ejected a huge column of lava fragments, ash and smoke in a thunderous explosion Monday, sending thousands of villagers back to... more »»

The Latest: EU slaps sanctions on 17 more North Koreans

January 22, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's participation in the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

9 p.m. more »»

Fugitive Puigdemont in Denmark, Spanish seek arrest warrant

January 22, 2018

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Spain's prosecutors Monday asked the country's Supreme Court to issue a European arrest and extradition order against Catalonia's fugitive former leader after he arrive... more »»

50 years after key Vietnam battles, Mattis seeks closer ties

January 22, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — A half-century after the Tet Offensive punctured American hopes of victory in Vietnam, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting the former enemy in search of a different kind of... more »»

'Executed' North Korean pop diva takes Olympic spotlight

January 22, 2018

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Just a few years ago, she was reportedly executed by a North Korean firing squad. more »»

Rohingya Muslim refugee return to Myanmar likely delayed

January 22, 2018

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — The gradual repatriation of more than 680,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees back to Myanmar from Bangladesh, scheduled to begin Tuesday, has been delayed amid widespread fears... more »»

German nurse charged with 97 more murders at hospitals

January 22, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — A German nurse who is already serving a life sentence for two murders has been charged with killing 97 more patients over several years at two hospitals in northwestern Germany,... more »»

Pence says he's proud to be in 'Israel's capital, Jerusalem'

January 22, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence kicked off his visit to Israel with a Monday morning meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in which he said it was an honor to be in... more »»

Survivors of Taliban attack on Kabul hotel recount ordeal

January 22, 2018

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Survivors of the Taliban attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel recounted on Monday the ordeal of the deadly, 13-hours-long weekend standoff that claimed 18 lives,... more »»

 
 

 

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