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Hurricane Leslie bears down on Portugal, Spain

October 13, 2018

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Hurricane Leslie churned across the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday toward Portugal and Spain, bringing heavy rain, high winds and dangerous surf to western parts of the Iberia... more »»

The Latest: Trump reluctant to cancel arms sales to Saudis

October 13, 2018

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

10:25 p.m. more »»

Pope defrocks 2 Chilean bishops accused of sex abuse

October 13, 2018

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Saturday defrocked two more Chilean bishops accused of sexually abusing minors, and to show greater transparency about how he's responding to the church's... more »»

At least 11 dead in suicide bombing in Somalia's Baidoa

October 13, 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated in the middle of a restaurant in the Somali town of Baidoa and a grenade struck a hotel nearby, leaving at least 11 people dead and more than 10... more »»

Palestinians bury woman killed in West Bank, 7 slain in Gaza

October 13, 2018

BIDYA, West Bank (AP) — Palestinians on Saturday buried eight of their dead — a woman killed when a stone hit her in the head while riding in a car in the West Bank, an attack blamed on Jewish... more »»

Right-wing march in London turns violent, 1 arrested

October 13, 2018

LONDON (AP) — London police have made at least one arrest at as a march by a right-wing political group turned violent in the British capital. more »»

Thousands of right-wing nationalists protest in Croatia

October 13, 2018

VUKOVAR, Croatia (AP) — Thousands of nationalists have rallied in Croatia alleging that the government is not doing enough to punish Serb war criminals from the war in the 1990. more »»

The Latest: Turkey urges Saudis to allow search of consulate

October 13, 2018

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

6:20 p.. more »»

Malaysia PM-in-waiting Anwar wins parliamentary by-election

October 13, 2018

PORT DICKSON, Malaysia (AP) — Charismatic Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim won a by-election for a parliamentary seat with a landslide victory on Saturday in a grand political comeback to help... more »»

African youth opposition movement aims to drive change

October 13, 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Popular young opposition leaders from East Africa are uniting with like-minded colleagues in West and Southern Africa to form a movement to challenge the misrule that has... more »»

Tens of thousands in Berlin protest racism, discrimination

October 13, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Tens of thousands of people protested racism and discrimination Saturday in Berlin, a demonstration that came amid rising concerns about Germany's increasingly confident far right. more »»

IS militants abduct scores of civilians in eastern Syria

October 13, 2018

BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group stormed a settlement for displaced people in eastern Syria and abducted scores of civilians in the latest attack by the extremists on civilians, a U.. more »»

Polish police use tear gas to protect gay rights march

October 13, 2018

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish police used tear gas and a water cannon against right-wing extremists who were trying to block the first equality parade in the city of Lublin in eastern Poland. more »»

Getting better: Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper' named top album in UK

October 13, 2018

LONDON (AP) — The Beatles' psychedelic masterwork "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" has been named the most popular British album in history. more »»

Afghan official: 14 killed in bombing at candidate rally

October 13, 2018

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A motorcycle rigged with explosives detonated at an election rally in northeastern Afghanistan on Saturday killing at least 14 people, including civilians and security... more »»

Pope defrocks 2 more Chilean priests accused of sex abuse

October 13, 2018

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Saturday defrocked two more Chilean prelates accused of sexually abusing minors, and to show greater transparency about how he's responding to the church's... more »»

Taliban say 'general' discussion held with US special envoy

October 13, 2018

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban held talks with the U.S. more »»

Saudi-led airstrike kills 17 in contested Yemeni port city

October 13, 2018

CAIRO (AP) — Yemeni rebel officials say an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition targeting Shiite rebels has killed at least 17 people in the port-city of Hodeidah. more »»

Britain to introduce new, more secure 50-pound notes

October 13, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Britain plans to keep the 50-pound ($65) note part of its currency by introducing a new more secure version of its highest value bil. more »»

The Latest: Trump says Saudis deny kingdom killed writer

October 13, 2018

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

3:15 p.m. more »»

 
 

 

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