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The Latest: Israel announces attacks on Iran forces in Syria

January 21, 2019

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local):

2:20 a.. more »»

Hedi Slimane unveils debut menswear show for Celine in Paris

January 20, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Passers-by gathered outside the giant glass windows of Celine's traffic-stopping show venue Sunday night: erected in Paris' sparkling Place de la Concorde, which is also used as a... more »»

Kenyan police say attack on Chinese facilities is repelled

January 20, 2019

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan police say gunmen opened fire on Chinese construction facilities in an eastern area, days after Islamic extremists claimed responsibility for a deadly attack in... more »»

Al-Qaida-linked jihadists kill 10 UN peacekeepers in Mali

January 20, 2019

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Al-Qaida-linked jihadists carried out one of the deadliest attacks on a United Nations peacekeeping mission in months, killing 10 peacekeepers and wounding at least 25 in... more »»

Polish PM calls for respect in public life after mayor slain

January 20, 2019

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's conservative Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki called on politicians and public figures Sunday to make the public debate more respectful after the slaying of Gdansk... more »»

Ex-Nissan chairman Ghosn asks for bail, promises not to flee

January 20, 2019

TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday asked for his release on bail from a two-month detention in Japan, promising he will report to prosecutors daily and wear an electronic... more »»

Iraqi prime minister visits Basra, months after unrest

January 20, 2019

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's new prime minister, Adel Abdul-Mahdi, made his first visit to Basra on Sunday, promising better water and electricity services after riots swept through the impoverished cit... more »»

Hard terrain slows rescue of Spanish boy trapped in borehole

January 20, 2019

MADRID (AP) — Rescuers in southern Spain said Sunday that the frantic effort to reach a 2-year-old boy who fell into a narrow, deep borehole seven days ago has again been slowed by difficult... more »»

Plane makes emergency landing in Black Sea port in Romania

January 20, 2019

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian authorities say an airplane flying from Cyprus to the Romanian capital has made an emergency landing in the Black Sea port of Constanta because of a problem wit... more »»

Congo on brink of 1st peaceful transfer with Tshisekeid win

January 20, 2019

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo is on the brink of its first peaceful, democratic transfer of power since independence in 1960 after the Constitutional Court on Sunday confirmed the presidential... more »»

'Rambo,' 'Total Recall' producer Andy Vajna dies at 74

January 20, 2019

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Andy Vajna, a Hungarian-American film producer who worked on several "Rambo" movies with Sylvester Stallone, "Total Recall" with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Madonna's... more »»

Greek protesters angry over Macedonia deal clash with police

January 20, 2019

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Protesters clashed with police outside Greece's parliament during a rally that drew tens of thousands of people Sunday against the Greek-Macedonia name deal. more »»

Zimbabwe president to return home after deadly turmoil

January 20, 2019

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's president announced on Sunday that he will return home and skip the World Economic Forum after a week of turmoil in which activists have said at least a dozen... more »»

US, South Korean diplomats attending NKorea talks in Sweden

January 20, 2019

HELSINKI (AP) — Sweden said Sunday diplomats from South Korea and the U.S. more »»

The Latest: AU 'postpones' urgent trip to Congo over vote

January 20, 2019

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The Latest on Congo's election results (all times local):

7:10 p.m. more »»

Iraqi archaeologist, museums champion, dies at 80

January 20, 2019

BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi archaeologist, who lent her expertise to rebuilding the National Museum's collection after it was looted in 2003, has died at the age of 8. more »»

Lebanon uses Arab summit to call for Syrian refugees' return

January 20, 2019

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon used an Arab economic summit on Sunday to call for the return of Syrian refugees to safe areas of their war-torn country, where the nearly eight-year civil war is still... more »»

Holocaust victims buried after remains found in UK museum

January 20, 2019

LONDON (AP) — The remains of six unidentified Holocaust victims were buried in a solemn ceremony at a Jewish cemetery near London on Sunday after spending years in storage at a British museum. more »»

The Latest: Kenyan president congratulates Congo poll winner

January 20, 2019

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The Latest on Congo's election results (all times local):

5:45 p.. more »»

 
 

 

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