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German bus crashes on Swiss highway, 13 injured

October 14, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — A German bus crashed into a metal post Sunday on a highway in southern Switzerland, leaving 13 people injured, three of them seriously, Swiss police said. more »»

Red Cross urges Nigerian militants to spare 2 health workers

October 14, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The International Committee of the Red Cross made an urgent appeal on Sunday to an affiliate of the Islamic State organization in Nigeria to spare the lives of two abducted... more »»

Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

October 14, 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia warned Sunday it will respond to any "threats" against it as its stock market plunged following President Donald Trump's warning of "severe... more »»

German bus crashes on Swiss highway, several injured

October 14, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Swiss police say a German bus has crashed into a metal road sign on a highway in southern Switzerland, leaving several passengers seriously injured. more »»

German high-speed rail line to be closed for days after fire

October 14, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's national railway says the high-speed line between Frankfurt and Cologne, a major travel artery, is expected to remain closed until the end of the week after a train caught... more »»

Mattis pushes closer ties to Vietnam amid tension with China

October 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — By making a rare second trip this year to Vietnam, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is signaling how intensively the Trump administration is trying to counter China's military... more »»

Somalia marks 1 year since devastating Mogadishu bombing

October 14, 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Somalia is marking the first anniversary of one of the world's deadliest attacks since 9/11, a truck bombing in the heart of Mogadishu that killed well over 500 people. more »»

The Latest: Saudis reject threats amid concern over writer

October 14, 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the disappearance of a Saudi writer who Turkish officials fear was killed inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul (all times local):

3:15 p.m. more »»

Pope makes El Salvador's Oscar Romero, Pope Paul VI saints

October 14, 2018

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Sunday praised two of the towering figures of the 20th-century Catholic Church as prophets who shunned wealth and looked out for the poor as he canonized the... more »»

Russian opposition leader Navalny free after 50 days in jail

October 14, 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — Kremlin opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been released from jail after serving 50 days on two consecutive sentences for organizing unsanctioned protest. more »»

Cyclone Leslie slams into Portugal, leaves 27 injured

October 14, 2018

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A weakened hurricane Leslie slammed into the coast of Portugal, leaving 27 people injured as it uprooted trees, brought down power lines and smashed store windows with... more »»

Storm Callum fading after strong winds, rain kills 2 in UK

October 14, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Storm Callum is weakening after its gusty winds and strong rains killed two people and caused damages in some parts of Britain. more »»

Turkey: 22 migrants die in truck crash, 13 others injured

October 14, 2018

ISTANBUL (AP) — At least 22 migrants, including children, have been killed in a truck accident Sunday, Turkey's official news agency said. more »»

The Latest: Pope lauds new saints Oscar Romero, Pope Paul VI

October 14, 2018

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on Catholic Church canonizations on Sunday (all times local).

11:25 p.m. more »»

Irish border riddle confounds EU, UK as Brexit end nears

October 14, 2018

CARRICKCARNAN, Ireland (AP) — The land around the small Irish town of Carrickcarnan is the kind of place where Britain's plan to leave the European Union runs right into a wall — an invisible one... more »»

Bavaria votes in tough test for Merkel's conservative allies

October 14, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Bavarians were voting Sunday in a state election that was expected to deal the prosperous region's long-dominant conservative party a stinging setback, with unpredictable... more »»

The Latest: Trump reluctant to cancel arms sales to Saudis

October 14, 2018

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on missing Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi (all times local):

10:25 p.m. more »»

Leslie weakens from hurricane as it nears Portugal, Spain

October 13, 2018

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Hurricane Leslie weakened slightly into a post-tropical cyclone late Saturday as it closed in on Portugal and Spain, bringing heavy rain, high winds and dangerous surf to... more »»

At least 16 dead in pair of bombings in Somalia's Baidoa

October 13, 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated in a restaurant in the Somali town of Baidoa and another blast struck a hotel nearby, leaving at least 16 people dead and more than 30 wounded,... more »»

UK fans flocked to TV to watch Princess Eugenie's wedding

October 13, 2018

LONDON (AP) — The royal wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank was a big hit in terms of British TV viewership.

ITV said Saturday that it added roughly 2. more »»

 
 

 

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