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Last moments of Kenya attack victims revealed at memorial

January 22, 2019

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Hiding from gunmen in an office building, a group of people heard gunshots getting louder and the clatter of a weapon being run along the metal banister of a staircase,... more »»

Al Jazeera says Sudan withdraws journalists' work permits

January 22, 2019

CAIRO (AP) — Sudanese authorities have cracked down on Arabic-language foreign media working inside the country, news channels said, as major protests against President Omar al-Bashir enter their... more »»

Korea talks in Sweden have ended, few details given

January 22, 2019

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Talks between American, South Korean and North Korean diplomats in Sweden — considered a preparation for an upcoming U.S. more »»

France on alert for snowfall, Eiffel Tower closes

January 22, 2019

PARIS (AP) — France's national weather agency Meteo France said Tuesday that a large part of the country is on alert for dangerous levels of snow and ice and urged people to limit their movement. more »»

Model who said she had dirt on Russian oligarch walks free

January 22, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — A Belarusian model and self-styled sex instructor who last year claimed to have evidence of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. more »»

Afghan officials confirm bomb victims mostly intel officers

January 22, 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials confirmed Tuesday that dozens of victims killed the previous day in a brazen Taliban attack on a military base not far from Kabul were members of the... more »»

Russian police detains drunken man who hijacked plane

January 22, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian police detained a drunken man who threatened the crew of an passenger plane flying Tuesday from a Siberian city to Moscow, forcing it to land shortly after take-off. more »»

China demands US drop Huawei extradition request with Canada

January 22, 2019

BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday demanded the U.S. more »»

Italy arrests 7 more in bid to keep Sicilian Mafia down

January 22, 2019

MILAN (AP) — Italian police have arrested seven suspected members of the Mafia, as part of an ongoing operation to prevent the Sicilian Mafia from re-establishing a new hierarchy following the... more »»

Dozens of Afghan intel personnel killed in Taliban attack

January 22, 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials confirmed Tuesday that dozens of victims killed the previous day in a brazen Taliban attack on a military base not far from Kabul were members of the... more »»

Zimbabwe leader: Violence by security forces 'unacceptable'

January 22, 2019

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's president on Tuesday said violence by security forces was "unacceptable and a betrayal" and will be investigated after a week of economic crisis and crackdown i... more »»

Brazil's nationalist leader to address Davos globalist crowd

January 22, 2019

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro will headline the first full day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, with a speech to political and business leaders. more »»

Lawyer: Suspected US spy had classified docs on him

January 22, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that his client was given a flash drive containing Russian "state secrets" before he was... more »»

Afghan officials: Death toll rises to 45 in Taliban attack

January 22, 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan was reeling on Tuesday from a brazen Taliban assault on a military base in the country's east the previous day that killed at least 45 people and wounded as... more »»

Tokyo court rejects Ex-Nissan chair Ghosn's bail request

January 22, 2019

TOKYO (AP) — A Tokyo court has rejected former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn's latest request for bail, more than two months after his arrest, prolonging a detention that has drawn international... more »»

China seems to confirm scientist's gene-edited babies claim

January 22, 2019

Chinese authorities appear to have confirmed a scientist's unpublished claim that he helped make the world's first gene-edited babies and that a second pregnancy is underway, and say he could fac... more »»

Indian police investigate suspected people smuggling to NZ

January 22, 2019

NEW DELHI (AP) — Police in southern India are investigating a suspected attempt to illegally transport scores of Indians on an overcrowded boat to New Zealand. more »»

Filipino Muslims vote on autonomy after long peace effort

January 22, 2019

MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Muslims in the southern Philippines voted Monday in a referendum on a new autonomous region that seeks to end nearly half a century of unrest, in what their leaders are... more »»

More sexual abuse claims rock South Korean skating

January 22, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — More South Korean female skaters are accusing their coaches of sexually abusing them, a group representing the athletes disclosed Monday following claims by two-time... more »»

Zimbabwe's president returns amid economic crisis, crackdown

January 22, 2019

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived in Harare late Monday after cutting short his fund-raising trip in order to address the country's economic crisis and... more »»

 
 

 

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