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Epileptic boy's case sparks UK review of medical pot laws

June 18, 2018

LONDON (AP) — British Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says Britain must quickly review its policies on medical marijuana use in light of the case of a 12-year-old boy whose mother says he needs... more »»

Van crashes into fans at Dutch festival: 1 dead, 3 injured

June 18, 2018

AMSTERDAM (AP) — A van ran into a small group of pop music fans at a festival in the Netherlands, killing one person and injuring three others before fleeing the scene. more »»

Number of asylum-seekers in Europe plunges in 2017

June 18, 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's asylum office says the number of people applying for international protection in Europe has plunged but remains higher than before 2015, when more than one... more »»

Report: CAR foreign minister says Boris Becker not diplomat

June 18, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Central African Republic's foreign minister reportedly says that retired German tennis star Boris Becker doesn't have diplomatic status in his unpaid role as a sports attache for th... more »»

Syria says US-led strike hits troops in east, US denies

June 18, 2018

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state media reported Monday that an airstrike against pro-government forces in the far east of the country caused casualties, while Iraqi officials said 20 Shiite... more »»

Spanish king's brother-in-law begins prison term for graft

June 18, 2018

MADRID (AP) — The brother-in-law of Spain's King Felipe VI has begun serving a nearly six-year sentence for fraud and tax evasion, Spanish prison authorities said Monday. more »»

Strong quake near Osaka, Japan, kills 3, knocks over walls

June 18, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around metropolitan Osaka in western Japan on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 210. more »»

Difficult Merkel allies mull next move in German migrant row

June 18, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies were expected Monday to decide how far to push in a dispute with the German leader over migration, a conflict that has escalated into a... more »»

The Latest: More than 210 injured in Osaka-area earthquake

June 18, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Japan (all times local):

3 p.m. more »»

Peace convoy arrives in Afghan capital after 40-day march

June 18, 2018

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Dozens of Afghans have arrived in Kabul after trekking across the country on foot calling for an end to the 17-year war. more »»

Injured former Cambodian PM Ranariddh sent to Thai hospital

June 18, 2018

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A Cambodian prince who was a candidate in upcoming general elections was transferred early Monday to a hospital in neighboring Thailand after being injured in a road... more »»

US-led coalition hits Syrian army post, causing casualties

June 18, 2018

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state TV is reporting that the U.S.-led coalition has struck a military position in the country's east, leaving several troops dead and wounded. more »»

Colombia's president-elect seeks unity after polarizing vote

June 18, 2018

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — President-elect Ivan Duque appealed for unity after winning a runoff election over a leftist firebrand whose ascent shook Colombia's political establishment and laid bare... more »»

The Latest: More than 90 injured in Osaka-area earthquake

June 18, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Japan (all times local):

1 p.m. more »»

3 dead, dozens injured by quake in Osaka in western Japan

June 18, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around metropolitan Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, killing at least three people and injuring dozens. more »»

Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash; wife killed

June 18, 2018

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A Cambodian prince who was a candidate in upcoming general elections was seriously injured Sunday in a road crash that killed his wife and injured at least seven other... more »»

Conservative wins Colombia's presidency in divisive election

June 18, 2018

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Ivan Duque, the young conservative protege of a powerful former president, was elected Colombia's next leader Sunday after promising to roll back a fragile peace accord... more »»

Hawkish Duque poised to become Colombia's next president

June 17, 2018

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Ivan Duque, the young conservative protege of a powerful former Colombian president, was poised Sunday to become the country's next president after promising to roll back ... more »»

The Latest: Migrant ship passengers represent 31 countries

June 17, 2018

VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the influx of migrants into Europe (all times local):

4:00 p.m. more »»

 
 

 

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