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  • US tags Iran anew as top terror sponsor, global attacks fall

    US tags Iran anew as top terror sponsor, global attacks fall

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:08:35 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:12:00 GMT
    The United States has once again named Iran as the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism, accusing it of intensifying numerous conflicts and trying to undermine governments throughout the Middle East.
    The United States has once again named Iran as the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism, accusing it of intensifying numerous conflicts and trying to undermine governments throughout the Middle East.
  • Gaza protests escalate after deal to ease blockade fails

    Gaza protests escalate after deal to ease blockade fails

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:32:14 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:11:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Mourners chant Islamic slogans while carrying the body of Ahamd Omar, 20, during his funeral in the Shati refugee camp, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Omar was killed Tuesday during a protest at the entrance of Erez border crossing be...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Mourners chant Islamic slogans while carrying the body of Ahamd Omar, 20, during his funeral in the Shati refugee camp, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Omar was killed Tuesday during a protest at the entrance of Erez border crossing be...
    Palestinian protests are escalating after the failure of Egyptian-led efforts to broker a deal between the Islamic militant group Hamas and Israel to ease the Gaza blockade.
    Palestinian protests are escalating after the failure of Egyptian-led efforts to broker a deal between the Islamic militant group Hamas and Israel to ease the Gaza blockade.
  • India bans instant divorce by Muslim men

    India bans instant divorce by Muslim men

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:17:52 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:11:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal, File). FILE - In this  Aug. 22, 2017 file photo, Indian Muslim women rest inside Jama Masjid mosque in New Delhi, India. India's government on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, approved an ordinance to implement a top court ruling s...(AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal, File). FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2017 file photo, Indian Muslim women rest inside Jama Masjid mosque in New Delhi, India. India's government on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, approved an ordinance to implement a top court ruling s...
    India's government approves an ordinance to implement a top court ruling striking down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce.
    India's government approves an ordinance to implement a top court ruling striking down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce.
  • Russia to study Israeli data related to downed plane

    Russia to study Israeli data related to downed plane

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:57:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:11:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marina Lystseva). FILE In this file photo taken on Saturday, March 4, 2017, The Russian Il-20 electronic intelligence plane of the Russian air force with the registration number RF 93610, which was accidentally downed by Syrian forces respond...(AP Photo/Marina Lystseva). FILE In this file photo taken on Saturday, March 4, 2017, The Russian Il-20 electronic intelligence plane of the Russian air force with the registration number RF 93610, which was accidentally downed by Syrian forces respond...
    The Kremlin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has accepted Israel's offer to share detailed information about its air raid, during which a Russian reconnaissance plane was accidentally downed by Syrian air...
    The Kremlin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin has accepted Israel's offer to share detailed information about its air raid, during which a Russian reconnaissance plane was accidentally downed by Syrian air defenses.
  • U2's Bono says pope's "aghast" about church sex abuse

    U2's Bono says pope's "aghast" about church sex abuse

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:08:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:10:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). U2 rock band frontman Bono Vox talks to reporters during a press conference he held after meeting Pope Francis, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). U2 rock band frontman Bono Vox talks to reporters during a press conference he held after meeting Pope Francis, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.
    U2 frontman Bono, after talks with Pope Francis, says the pontiff is "aghast" about church sex abuse.
    U2 frontman Bono, after talks with Pope Francis, says the pontiff is "aghast" about church sex abuse.
  • The Latest: Official says Pakistan court releases Sharif

    The Latest: Official says Pakistan court releases Sharif

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:07:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:10:56 GMT
    A party aide says Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son in-law have been released from a prison in the garrison city of Rawalpindi after a court suspended their prison sentences while...
    A party aide says Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son in-law have been released from a prison in the garrison city of Rawalpindi after a court suspended their prison sentences while they appeal.
  • Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court suspends sentence

    Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif freed after court suspends sentence

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:47 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:47:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:10:55 GMT
    Islamabad high court suspends prison sentences for ex-PM Sharif, his family, sets them free pending appeal hearings.
    Islamabad high court suspends prison sentences for ex-PM Sharif, his family, sets them free pending appeal hearings.
  • China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:37:45 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:10:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this July 2, 2018, file photo, a truck carrying a cargo container drives under the Gerald Desmond Bridge under construction in Long Beach, Calif. China on Tuesday, Sept. 18, announced a tariff hike on $60 billion ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this July 2, 2018, file photo, a truck carrying a cargo container drives under the Gerald Desmond Bridge under construction in Long Beach, Calif. China on Tuesday, Sept. 18, announced a tariff hike on $60 billion ...
    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle.
    China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle.
  • Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal

    Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:51:17 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:10:41 GMT
    (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, File). FILE - This file photo released on Monday, Sept 10, 2018 by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows smoke rising from a Syrian government airstrike, in Hobeit village, near Idl...(Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, File). FILE - This file photo released on Monday, Sept 10, 2018 by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows smoke rising from a Syrian government airstrike, in Hobeit village, near Idl...
    Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major...
    Syrian opposition activists say thousands of people who were recently displaced by violence in northwest Syria have returned home following a Russia-Turkey deal that averted a government offensive on the last major rebel stronghold.
  • Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:08:08 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:10:35 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands after signing the documents at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Moon an...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands after signing the documents at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Moon an...
    The leaders of North and South Korea have announced a wide range of agreements which they say are a major step toward peace on the Korean Peninsula.
    The leaders of North and South Korea have announced a wide range of agreements which they say are a major step toward peace on the Korean Peninsula.
  • China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

    China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:57:05 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:08:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. The American Chamber of Commerce in China says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and app...(AP Photo/Andy Wong). In this Sept. 16, 2018, photo, American flags are displayed together with Chinese flags on top of a trishaw in Beijing. The American Chamber of Commerce in China says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and app...
    China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
    China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods.
  • At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo

    At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:30:29 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-09-19 18:01:37 GMT
    At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo; overcrowded boats are common.
    At least 27 dead after boat capsizes on river in Congo; overcrowded boats are common.
  • EU chief says key parts of UK Brexit offer not good enough

    EU chief says key parts of UK Brexit offer not good enough

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:27:44 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:31:03 GMT
    (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May waits to greet her Maltese counterpart Joseph Muscat to 10 Downing Street in London ahead of talks, Monday Sept. 17, 2018.(Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May waits to greet her Maltese counterpart Joseph Muscat to 10 Downing Street in London ahead of talks, Monday Sept. 17, 2018.
    European Council President Donald Tusk is warning Britain that key parts of its offer to conclude Brexit talks are not satisfactory and must be revised, just six months before the country leaves the bloc.
    European Council President Donald Tusk is warning Britain that key parts of its offer to conclude Brexit talks are not satisfactory and must be revised, just six months before the country leaves the bloc.
  • Putin says Russia perfected weapons based on Syria campaign

    Putin says Russia perfected weapons based on Syria campaign

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:07:55 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:30:57 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin aims a sniper rifle during a visit to the Patriot military exhibition center outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Putin chaired a meeting that focused...(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin aims a sniper rifle during a visit to the Patriot military exhibition center outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Putin chaired a meeting that focused...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that the military's combat experience gained in Syria has helped develop new weapons systems.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that the military's combat experience gained in Syria has helped develop new weapons systems.
  • A year after Maria, Puerto Rican kidney patients fear death

    A year after Maria, Puerto Rican kidney patients fear death

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:17:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-09-19 17:10:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). In this Sept. 8, 2018 photo, 42-year-old dialysis patient Sandra Medina waits inside a plane at the airport in Vieques, Puerto Rico. After Hurricane Maria hit, authorities began flying kidney patients in Vieques to the Puerto ...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). In this Sept. 8, 2018 photo, 42-year-old dialysis patient Sandra Medina waits inside a plane at the airport in Vieques, Puerto Rico. After Hurricane Maria hit, authorities began flying kidney patients in Vieques to the Puerto ...
    Puerto Rico dialysis patients fear death 1 year after Maria shuttered treatment center in Vieques.
    Puerto Rico dialysis patients fear death 1 year after Maria shuttered treatment center in Vieques.
  • Egypt court upholds suspended sentence against activist

    Egypt court upholds suspended sentence against activist

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:17:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:33:08 GMT
    An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month suspended prison sentence for a prominent rights lawyer convicted of offending public morals.
    An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month suspended prison sentence for a prominent rights lawyer convicted of offending public morals.
  • French court upholds Kate Middleton topless photos fine

    French court upholds Kate Middleton topless photos fine

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:47:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:32:56 GMT
    A French court of appeals has upheld a ruling that two directors of French celebrity magazine Closer should be fined a maximum 45,000 euros ($52,500) for breaching the privacy of Kate Middleton.
    A French court of appeals has upheld a ruling that two directors of French celebrity magazine Closer should be fined a maximum 45,000 euros ($52,500) for breaching the privacy of Kate Middleton.
  • German doctors: Pussy Riot poisoning 'highly plausible'

    German doctors: Pussy Riot poisoning 'highly plausible'

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:26:55 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:09 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:09:04 GMT
    (Cinema for Peace Foundation/dpa via AP). This photo provided by the Cinema For Peace Foundation shows Pjotr Wersilow, member of the Russian Punk band 'Pussy Riot' receiving medical treatment in an ambulance as he arrives at the Schoenafeld airport in ...(Cinema for Peace Foundation/dpa via AP). This photo provided by the Cinema For Peace Foundation shows Pjotr Wersilow, member of the Russian Punk band 'Pussy Riot' receiving medical treatment in an ambulance as he arrives at the Schoenafeld airport in ...
    German doctors treating Pyotr Verzilov, a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot, say claims that he was poisoned are "highly plausible," based on his symptoms.
    German doctors treating Pyotr Verzilov, a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot, say claims that he was poisoned are "highly plausible," based on his symptoms.
  • The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

    The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:30:01 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:01:38 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hold documents after signing at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. This week's inter-K...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hold documents after signing at the Paekhwawon State Guesthouse in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. This week's inter-K...
    U.S. President Donald Trump says "we're making tremendous progress" with North Korea, after an inter-Korean summit offered some apparent concessions from the North on its weapons program.
    U.S. President Donald Trump says "we're making tremendous progress" with North Korea, after an inter-Korean summit offered some apparent concessions from the North on its weapons program.
  • Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:19 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:19:39 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:50:47 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in, North's Kim Jong Un start their third and possibly most challenging summit yet, with Moon hoping to break impasse in nuclear talks.
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in, North's Kim Jong Un start their third and possibly most challenging summit yet, with Moon hoping to break impasse in nuclear talks.
  • The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

    The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:37:15 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:50:35 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, wave during a welcoming ceremony at Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang in North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump has stabilized the regional security situation.
  • Unfinished business: Moon's summit dreams echo late mentor

    Unfinished business: Moon's summit dreams echo late mentor

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:18:20 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:39:24 GMT
    (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2007, file photo, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, right, shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, left, in Pyongyang, North Korea. In pursuing engagement with North Korean leader K...(Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2007, file photo, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, right, shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, left, in Pyongyang, North Korea. In pursuing engagement with North Korean leader K...
    In trying to defuse North Korean nuclear crisis, South Korea's president is also addressing the unfinished business left by his late friend and political mentor, whose engagement policies crumbled a decade ago.
    In trying to defuse North Korean nuclear crisis, South Korea's president is also addressing the unfinished business left by his late friend and political mentor, whose engagement policies crumbled a decade ago.
  • Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home

    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:37:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:30:40 GMT
    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home from US; police warn against rallies.
    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home from US; police warn against rallies.
  • UN reports uptick in civilian casualties in Ukraine

    UN reports uptick in civilian casualties in Ukraine

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:19 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:19:43 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:21:49 GMT
    The United Nations says the number of civilian casualties in the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine has surged in the past three months compared to earlier this year.
    The United Nations says the number of civilian casualties in the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine has surged in the past three months compared to earlier this year.
  • Malaysia anti-graft agency arrests former leader Najib Razak

    Malaysia anti-graft agency arrests former leader Najib Razak

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:47 AM EDT2018-09-19 09:47:26 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:59 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:59:53 GMT
    Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Prime Minister Najib Razak over the multimillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund and that he will face further charges in court.
    Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Prime Minister Najib Razak over the multimillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund and that he will face further charges in court.
  • Macedonian court rejects bids to scrap name referendum

    Macedonian court rejects bids to scrap name referendum

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:08:18 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-09-19 13:10:59 GMT
    Macedonia's constitutional court has rejected two bids to declare illegal and unconstitutional the upcoming referendum on renaming the country "North Macedonia".
    Macedonia's constitutional court has rejected two bids to declare illegal and unconstitutional the upcoming referendum on renaming the country "North Macedonia".
  • Putin seeks to defuse downing of Russian plane off Syria

    Putin seeks to defuse downing of Russian plane off Syria

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:32:15 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:30:50 GMT
    Russia's military says one of its aircraft with 14 people on board has disappeared over Syria's Mediterranean Sea coast.
    Russia's military says one of its aircraft with 14 people on board has disappeared over Syria's Mediterranean Sea coast.
  • Koreas' leaders agree on military steps but whiff on nukes

    Koreas' leaders agree on military steps but whiff on nukes

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:27:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:59 AM EDT2018-09-19 11:59:55 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, third from left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, third from right, pose for photograph with South Korean delegation at Okryu-Gwan restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednes...(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, third from left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, third from right, pose for photograph with South Korean delegation at Okryu-Gwan restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednes...
    This week's inter-Korean summit talks ended with a set of sweeping agreements on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, reducing a military standoff and other reconciliation issues.
    This week's inter-Korean summit talks ended with a set of sweeping agreements on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, reducing a military standoff and other reconciliation issues.
  • Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

    Cybersecurity firm: More Iran hacks as US sanctions loomed

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:30:33 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 11:17:41 GMT
    Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.
    Cybersecurity firm warns Iran government-backed hackers stepped up efforts after Trump pulled America from nuclear deal.
  • Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed while peace pursued

    Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed while peace pursued

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:07 AM EDT2018-09-19 09:07:25 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:39 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:39:21 GMT
    Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed civilians while peace deal was pursued.
    Report: South Sudan troops raped, killed civilians while peace deal was pursued.
  • Venezuela's Maduro may skip UN meeting over security fears

    Venezuela's Maduro may skip UN meeting over security fears

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:40:54 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:31:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro demonstrates his Salt Bae sprinkling technique during a press conference at the Miraflores Presidential Palace, in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Maduro demonstrated the tec...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro demonstrates his Salt Bae sprinkling technique during a press conference at the Miraflores Presidential Palace, in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Maduro demonstrated the tec...
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he may have to suspend a planned trip to the United Nations because of concerns that his opponents would try to kill him.
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he may have to suspend a planned trip to the United Nations because of concerns that his opponents would try to kill him.
  • SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese fashion tycoon

    SpaceX's 1st traveler is moonstruck Japanese fashion tycoon

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-09-18 07:56:49 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-09-19 09:41:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk, left, shakes hands with Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, right, after announcing him as the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawtho...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk, left, shakes hands with Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, right, after announcing him as the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawtho...
    Japanese billionaire due to blast off on SpaceX mission a fashion tycoon, art collector.
    Japanese billionaire due to blast off on SpaceX mission a fashion tycoon, art collector.
  • Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak

    Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to probe into leak

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:07:42 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-09-19 09:41:03 GMT
    A space official says that Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.
    A space official says that Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.
  • 1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:38:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:40 AM EDT2018-09-19 09:40:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa speaks after SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk announced him as the person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawthorne...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa speaks after SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk announced him as the person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Hawthorne...
    Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said Monday that he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people on...
    Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said Monday that he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people on the weeklong journey.
  • Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans

    Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:46:50 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:58:08 GMT
    Super sportscar maker Ferrari has unveiled two updated versions of its classic open-top "barchetta" racing model as it updates the investor community on a new 5-year business plan.
    Super sportscar maker Ferrari has unveiled two updated versions of its classic open-top "barchetta" racing model as it updates the investor community on a new 5-year business plan.
  • Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

    Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:37:02 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:30:48 GMT
    President Donald Trump is welcoming the leader of Poland to the White House.
    President Donald Trump is welcoming the leader of Poland to the White House.
  • World court opens preliminary probe into Rohingya expulsions

    World court opens preliminary probe into Rohingya expulsions

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:27:02 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-09-19 06:29:24 GMT
    The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says she is launching a preliminary investigation into deportations of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh.
    The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says she is launching a preliminary investigation into deportations of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh.
  • Experts air new concerns about UN response to Myanmar crisis

    Experts air new concerns about UN response to Myanmar crisis

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:19:44 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:00:24 GMT
    Independent investigators examining alleged violence and killings in Myanmar that caused hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee their homes have issued a searing critique of the United Nations' response...
    Independent investigators examining alleged violence and killings in Myanmar that caused hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee their homes have issued a searing critique of the United Nations' response just as bloodshed erupted in August 2017.
  • EU optimistic about Brexit border compromise

    EU optimistic about Brexit border compromise

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:36:52 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:47:32 GMT
    A top European Union official says Britain and the EU could yet fail to reach an agreement on the terms of their divorce, just six months before the U.K. is due to leave the bloc.
    A top European Union official says Britain and the EU could yet fail to reach an agreement on the terms of their divorce, just six months before the U.K. is due to leave the bloc.
  • Syria's government and opposition welcome Idlib deal

    Syria's government and opposition welcome Idlib deal

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:56 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:56:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:41:18 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, welcomes Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, prior to their talks at the Bocharovy Ruchei residence, in Sochi, Russia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The leaders of Russia...(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, welcomes Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, prior to their talks at the Bocharovy Ruchei residence, in Sochi, Russia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The leaders of Russia...
    Syria's opposition says it is better off in the wake of a Turkey-Russia deal on a demilitarized zone around Idlib province compared to periods that followed the defeat of rebels in other parts of the country.
    Syria's opposition says it is better off in the wake of a Turkey-Russia deal on a demilitarized zone around Idlib province compared to periods that followed the defeat of rebels in other parts of the country.
  • European nations plan to use more hydrogen for energy needs

    European nations plan to use more hydrogen for energy needs

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:37:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:03 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:03:35 GMT
    (Philipp Schulze/dpa via AP). In this Sept. 16, 2018 photo a fuel cell train which is powered by hydrogen arrives in Bremervoerde, northern Germany. It is one of two trains that will go into regular service in 2019.(Philipp Schulze/dpa via AP). In this Sept. 16, 2018 photo a fuel cell train which is powered by hydrogen arrives in Bremervoerde, northern Germany. It is one of two trains that will go into regular service in 2019.
    European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the continent's carbon emissions.
    European countries want to increase the use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the continent's carbon emissions.
  • Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe

    Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:56 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:56:57 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-09-19 03:02:58 GMT
    Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe.
    Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe.
  • The Latest: Mattis says plane downing won't affect IS fight

    The Latest: Mattis says plane downing won't affect IS fight

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:07:38 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-09-19 02:21:40 GMT
    Map locates Lattakia, Syria, where Russian military says one of its jets disappeared; 1c x 2 1/2 inches; 46.5 mm x 63 mm;Map locates Lattakia, Syria, where Russian military says one of its jets disappeared; 1c x 2 1/2 inches; 46.5 mm x 63 mm;
    Russia's Defense Ministry says one of its reconnaissance aircraft with 15 people on board has been brought down by a Syrian surface-to-air missile over the Mediterranean Sea.
    Russia's Defense Ministry says one of its reconnaissance aircraft with 15 people on board has been brought down by a Syrian surface-to-air missile over the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Puerto Rico sues insurance companies amid unresolved claims

    Puerto Rico sues insurance companies amid unresolved claims

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:57:13 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-09-19 00:38:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2017 file photo, three containers for holding corpses, right, sit parked outside the Institute of Forensic Science, brought to give support in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto R...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2017 file photo, three containers for holding corpses, right, sit parked outside the Institute of Forensic Science, brought to give support in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto R...
    Puerto Rico's government is suing insurance companies that officials say have not responded quickly enough to claims filed after Hurricane Maria.Gov.
    Puerto Rico's government is suing insurance companies that officials say have not responded quickly enough to claims filed after Hurricane Maria.Gov.
  • Cyprus, Egypt set to sign deal for offshore gas pipeline

    Cyprus, Egypt set to sign deal for offshore gas pipeline

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:07:04 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:37 PM EDT2018-09-19 00:37:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias). Cyprus' president Nicos Anastasiades, left, talks with Egyptian Oil Minister Tarek el-Molla, right, as in the background seen the Cyprus' Energy Minister Georgios Lakkotrypis, left, and Forcing minister Nicos Christodoulide...(AP Photo/Petros Karadjias). Cyprus' president Nicos Anastasiades, left, talks with Egyptian Oil Minister Tarek el-Molla, right, as in the background seen the Cyprus' Energy Minister Georgios Lakkotrypis, left, and Forcing minister Nicos Christodoulide...
    Egypt's oil minister says Europe stands to win from a deal Cyprus and his country will sign to pipe offshore natural gas to processing plants in Egypt where it will be liquefied for export to the continent.
    Egypt's oil minister says Europe stands to win from a deal Cyprus and his country will sign to pipe offshore natural gas to processing plants in Egypt where it will be liquefied for export to the continent.
  • The Latest: Polish leader proposes US base called Fort Trump

    The Latest: Polish leader proposes US base called Fort Trump

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:57:05 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-09-18 23:47:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with Polish President Andrzej Duda during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump talks with Polish President Andrzej Duda during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he's "very seriously" considering a greater U.S. troop presence in Poland as he meets with the country's president at the White House.
    President Donald Trump says he's "very seriously" considering a greater U.S. troop presence in Poland as he meets with the country's president at the White House.
  • US again slashing number of refugees it will accept

    US again slashing number of refugees it will accept

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:07 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:32:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.
    For second straight year, US slashing number of refugees it will take in.
    For second straight year, US slashing number of refugees it will take in.
  • 5 die in bus collision in Russia; 20 injured

    5 die in bus collision in Russia; 20 injured

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:07:40 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:10:49 GMT
    Russia's Emergencies Ministry says four people have died in a bus collision in southwestern Russia.
    Russia's Emergencies Ministry says four people have died in a bus collision in southwestern Russia.
  • Greece: Violence at rallies to mark rapper's killing

    Greece: Violence at rallies to mark rapper's killing

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:18:17 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:29:01 GMT
    Violence has broken out at rallies in several Greek cities organized to mark the fifth anniversary of the killing of rapper Pavlos Fyssas that triggered a crackdown against the extreme right political party Golden...
    Violence has broken out at rallies in several Greek cities organized to mark the fifth anniversary of the killing of rapper Pavlos Fyssas that triggered a crackdown against the extreme right political party Golden Dawn.
  • The Latest: EU studying Brexit border compromise

    The Latest: EU studying Brexit border compromise

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:47:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:00:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier waits for the start of a General Affairs Article 50 Council at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. A top European Union official on Tuesday said Britain and the E...(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier waits for the start of a General Affairs Article 50 Council at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. A top European Union official on Tuesday said Britain and the E...
    European Union Brexit envoy Michel Barnier says his team is studying new ways to check goods moving into Northern Ireland in an effort to overcome a major obstacle in the negotiations.
    European Union Brexit envoy Michel Barnier says his team is studying new ways to check goods moving into Northern Ireland in an effort to overcome a major obstacle in the negotiations.
  • Leaders take big gambles in visiting 'enemy' territory

    Leaders take big gambles in visiting 'enemy' territory

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:59:05 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:59:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Schutz, File). FILE - In this Sept. 15, 1959, file photo, President Dwight Eisenhower and Mamie Eisenhower pose with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev and Nina Khrushchev at the White House prior to a formal dinner in honor of the Russian ...(AP Photo/Bob Schutz, File). FILE - In this Sept. 15, 1959, file photo, President Dwight Eisenhower and Mamie Eisenhower pose with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev and Nina Khrushchev at the White House prior to a formal dinner in honor of the Russian ...
    This week's trip by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to the capital of North Korea is the latest example of a world leader venturing into the territory of an adversary.
    This week's trip by South Korean President Moon Jae-in to the capital of North Korea is the latest example of a world leader venturing into the territory of an adversary.
  • 1 dead, 11 injured in scaffolding collapse at Madrid hotel

    1 dead, 11 injured in scaffolding collapse at Madrid hotel

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:00:19 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:31:58 GMT
    An official in Spain's capital says scaffolding at a luxury hotel undergoing renovation in central Madrid has collapsed, killing one construction worker and injuring at least 11 others.
    An official in Spain's capital says scaffolding at a luxury hotel undergoing renovation in central Madrid has collapsed, killing one construction worker and injuring at least 11 others.
  • Greece to move 2,000 out of overcrowded Lesbos migrant camp

    Greece to move 2,000 out of overcrowded Lesbos migrant camp

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:00:08 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:31:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May, 2, 2018, file photo, children play inside the Moria refugee camp on the northeastern Aegean island of Lesbos, Greece. Authorities are to move about 2,000 asylum seekers out of a sever...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, May, 2, 2018, file photo, children play inside the Moria refugee camp on the northeastern Aegean island of Lesbos, Greece. Authorities are to move about 2,000 asylum seekers out of a sever...
    A Greek official says some 2,000 asylum-seekers will be moved out of a severely overcrowded migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesbos this month.
    A Greek official says some 2,000 asylum-seekers will be moved out of a severely overcrowded migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesbos this month.
  • Pope: Sex is a gift from god, not taboo, between couples

    Pope: Sex is a gift from god, not taboo, between couples

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:37:06 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:12 PM EDT2018-09-18 19:12:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...
    Pope Francis has told French young people that sex is a "great" gift from God, not a taboo, and should be lived as a lifelong, passionate love between man and woman.
    Pope Francis has told French young people that sex is a "great" gift from God, not a taboo, and should be lived as a lifelong, passionate love between man and woman.
  • Amnesty calls Egypt an 'open-air prison' for critics

    Amnesty calls Egypt an 'open-air prison' for critics

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:00:22 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:51:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2018 file photo, Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, known by his nickname Shawkan, gestures in a soundproof glass cage inside a makeshift courtroom in Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt. Amnesty Inte...(AP Photo/Amr Nabil, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2018 file photo, Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, known by his nickname Shawkan, gestures in a soundproof glass cage inside a makeshift courtroom in Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt. Amnesty Inte...
    Amnesty International says Egypt's crackdown on critics reaches "alarming" levels, calls country open-air prison.
    Amnesty International says Egypt's crackdown on critics reaches "alarming" levels, calls country open-air prison.
  • Top German spy ousted after clash with Merkel over migrants

    Top German spy ousted after clash with Merkel over migrants

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:50:54 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:51:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers her speech during a meeting with German Bundeswehr soldiers of the NATO enhanced forward presence battalion at the Rukla military base some 100 kms (62.12 miles) west of the capital ...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers her speech during a meeting with German Bundeswehr soldiers of the NATO enhanced forward presence battalion at the Rukla military base some 100 kms (62.12 miles) west of the capital ...
    The leaders of Germany's three governing parties are meeting in Berlin to decide the fate of the country's domestic intelligence chief amid calls for him to be fired over his approach to far-right extremism.
    The leaders of Germany's three governing parties are meeting in Berlin to decide the fate of the country's domestic intelligence chief amid calls for him to be fired over his approach to far-right extremism.
  • UK: Couple's illness in poisoned-spy city is not suspicious

    UK: Couple's illness in poisoned-spy city is not suspicious

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:39 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:39:19 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:48:10 GMT
    (Jonathan Brady/PA via AP). Emergency services personnel stand near the Prezzo restaurant in Salisbury, Britain, where police closed roads as a "precautionary measure" after two people were taken ill from the restaurant, Sunday Sept. 16, 2018. Police c...(Jonathan Brady/PA via AP). Emergency services personnel stand near the Prezzo restaurant in Salisbury, Britain, where police closed roads as a "precautionary measure" after two people were taken ill from the restaurant, Sunday Sept. 16, 2018. Police c...
    Police say the case of a couple who fell sick at a restaurant near where a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent is not suspicious.
    Police say the case of a couple who fell sick at a restaurant near where a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent is not suspicious.
  • Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

    Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:56:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:29:57 GMT
    Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.
    Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.
  • EU official sees new justice independence threat in Poland

    EU official sees new justice independence threat in Poland

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:39:30 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:59:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Poland's European Affairs Minister Konrad Szymansk, right, speaks with European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans during a meeting of General Affairs ministers at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 20...(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Poland's European Affairs Minister Konrad Szymansk, right, speaks with European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans during a meeting of General Affairs ministers at the Europa building in Brussels, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 20...
    A top EU official says Poland's government appears to have taken new steps in recent months that could undermine the independence of its judiciary and shows no sign of backing down.
    A top EU official says Poland's government appears to have taken new steps in recent months that could undermine the independence of its judiciary and shows no sign of backing down.
  • Niger says Italian priest kidnapped near Burkina Faso border

    Niger says Italian priest kidnapped near Burkina Faso border

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:07:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:29:30 GMT
    Niger's government says an Italian priest has been kidnapped in the nation's southwest near its border with Burkina Faso.
    Niger's government says an Italian priest has been kidnapped in the nation's southwest near its border with Burkina Faso.
  • Pope gives bishops more decision-making options

    Pope gives bishops more decision-making options

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:46:57 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-09-18 17:09:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...
    Pope Francis is codifying ways of consulting ordinary Catholics about issues facing the Catholic Church and is giving more decision-making possibilities to bishops to interpret and implement them.
    Pope Francis is codifying ways of consulting ordinary Catholics about issues facing the Catholic Church and is giving more decision-making possibilities to bishops to interpret and implement them.
  • Philippine policeman: Villagers refused advice to flee storm

    Philippine policeman: Villagers refused advice to flee storm

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:37:09 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:29:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Philippine Police Senior Inspector Heherson Zambale walks at the site where victims are believed to be buried in a landslide set off by Typhoon Mangkhut as it lashed across Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines, Tuesda...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Philippine Police Senior Inspector Heherson Zambale walks at the site where victims are believed to be buried in a landslide set off by Typhoon Mangkhut as it lashed across Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines, Tuesda...
    A Philippine police officer says he tried to persuade residents of a mining camp to move to safety as a typhoon approached, but they appeared unconcerned and refused to leave a day before the storm triggered a huge...
    A Philippine police officer says he tried to persuade residents of a mining camp to move to safety as a typhoon approached, but they appeared unconcerned and refused to leave a day before the storm triggered a huge landslide that buried dozens of people.
  • Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

    Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-09-17 06:26:15 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:27:27 GMT
    A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington.
    A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington.
  • 100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise

    100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-09-18 09:46:54 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-09-18 16:20:40 GMT
    100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise; outlook worse than for 2012 disaster.
    100 die in Nigeria flooding as toll expected to rise; outlook worse than for 2012 disaster.
  • "Grand Theater": Has N. Korea's Kim won a propaganda coup?

    "Grand Theater": Has N. Korea's Kim won a propaganda coup?

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:27:13 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 15:20:50 GMT
    (Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un wave from a car during a parade through a street in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(Pyongyang Press Corps Pool via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un wave from a car during a parade through a street in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    South Korean leader's visit to North Korea may be providing a unique opportunity to its leader, Kim Jong Un, as he tries to show his people that he's pushing inexorably for their long-delayed, long promised...
    South Korean leader's visit to North Korea may be providing a unique opportunity to its leader, Kim Jong Un, as he tries to show his people that he's pushing inexorably for their long-delayed, long promised prosperity.
  • UK judge: Spy evidence on dead Russian should stay secret

    UK judge: Spy evidence on dead Russian should stay secret

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:36:55 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:28:23 GMT
    A British judge says material about possible links between a Russian businessman who died in mysterious circumstances and U.K. intelligence services will remain secret for security reasons.
    A British judge says material about possible links between a Russian businessman who died in mysterious circumstances and U.K. intelligence services will remain secret for security reasons.
  • Report urges UK to lift cap on skilled migrants after Brexit

    Report urges UK to lift cap on skilled migrants after Brexit

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:46:54 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:27:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 5, 2016 file photo, a man cycles past a Polish Specialties shop in London. A British government-commissioned report said Tuesday Sept. 18, 2018, that citizens of European Union countries shoul...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 5, 2016 file photo, a man cycles past a Polish Specialties shop in London. A British government-commissioned report said Tuesday Sept. 18, 2018, that citizens of European Union countries shoul...
    A British government-commissioned report says citizens of European Union countries should not have easier access to the U.K. after Brexit than people from other parts of the world.
    A British government-commissioned report says citizens of European Union countries should not have easier access to the U.K. after Brexit than people from other parts of the world.
  • EU leaders to tackle Brexit, migration failures at summit

    EU leaders to tackle Brexit, migration failures at summit

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:39 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:39:45 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:00:09 GMT
    (Kirsty O'Connor/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street, ahead of Prime Minister's Questions, in London, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.  A leading Brexit-supporting lawmaker insists rebels aren't about to topple Prime Min...(Kirsty O'Connor/PA via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street, ahead of Prime Minister's Questions, in London, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. A leading Brexit-supporting lawmaker insists rebels aren't about to topple Prime Min...
    EU leaders grapple this week with two of the biggest threats to the European project; the messy divorce with Britain and their failure to share responsibility for people seeking better lives or sanctuary in Europe.
    EU leaders grapple this week with two of the biggest threats to the European project; the messy divorce with Britain and their failure to share responsibility for people seeking better lives or sanctuary in Europe.
  • Critic of China's internments says Turkey may bar his family

    Critic of China's internments says Turkey may bar his family

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:19:47 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:51:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dake Kang). In this Aug. 25, 2018, photo, Omir Bekali, right, an outspoken critic of China's internment camps for Muslims, poses for a picture with his children Aisha, left, and Ibrahim in a cafe in Istanbul. Bekali who now lives in Istanbul ...(AP Photo/Dake Kang). In this Aug. 25, 2018, photo, Omir Bekali, right, an outspoken critic of China's internment camps for Muslims, poses for a picture with his children Aisha, left, and Ibrahim in a cafe in Istanbul. Bekali who now lives in Istanbul ...
    An outspoken critic of China's internment camps who now lives in Istanbul says his wife and son face potential deportation to China because Turkish authorities might bar them from entering the country.
    An outspoken critic of China's internment camps who now lives in Istanbul says his wife and son face potential deportation to China because Turkish authorities might bar them from entering the country.
  • Steve McQueen to create portrait of London schoolchildren

    Steve McQueen to create portrait of London schoolchildren

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:56 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:56:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:18 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:18:32 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 file photo, director Steve McQueen arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "I Am Not Your Negro" at LACMA. Tate Britain, which co-commissioned the work, said Tuesday Sep...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 file photo, director Steve McQueen arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "I Am Not Your Negro" at LACMA. Tate Britain, which co-commissioned the work, said Tuesday Sep...
    Academy Award-winning British director Steve McQueen is planning an ambitious project to take a portrait of every third-grade pupil in London _ tens of thousands in all.
    Academy Award-winning British director Steve McQueen is planning an ambitious project to take a portrait of every third-grade pupil in London _ tens of thousands in all.
  • Moon's traveling entourage includes CEOs, 'Korean Beyonce'

    Moon's traveling entourage includes CEOs, 'Korean Beyonce'

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:17 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:17:09 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 7:31 AM EDT2018-09-18 11:31:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File). FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2017, file photo, South Korean singer Ailee poses for photos on the red carpet of the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) in Hong Kong. South Korean President Moon Jae-in heads to his meeting with North Ko...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File). FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2017, file photo, South Korean singer Ailee poses for photos on the red carpet of the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) in Hong Kong. South Korean President Moon Jae-in heads to his meeting with North Ko...
    The huge civilian entourage Seoul sent to the latest inter-Korean summit includes the third-generation heir of South Korea's largest business group and a Colorado-born pop diva nicknamed the "Korean Beyonce".
    The huge civilian entourage Seoul sent to the latest inter-Korean summit includes the third-generation heir of South Korea's largest business group and a Colorado-born pop diva nicknamed the "Korean Beyonce".
  • Medics recover 2 bodies after Israeli airstrike in Gaza

    Medics recover 2 bodies after Israeli airstrike in Gaza

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:57:13 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:50 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:50:56 GMT
    Gaza's Health Ministry says 26 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire during a mass protest on the border with Israel.
    Gaza's Health Ministry says 26 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire during a mass protest on the border with Israel.
  • UK's Hunt says Britain can flourish even without Brexit deal

    UK's Hunt says Britain can flourish even without Brexit deal

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:47 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:47:43 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-09-18 10:41:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks during aN interview with The Associated Press at British Embassy in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Hunt said it’s time for North Korea to take concrete actions toward eliminating i...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks during aN interview with The Associated Press at British Embassy in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. Hunt said it’s time for North Korea to take concrete actions toward eliminating i...
    The U.K.'s top diplomat says Britain will flourish with or without an agreement on its exit from the European Union.
    The U.K.'s top diplomat says Britain will flourish with or without an agreement on its exit from the European Union.
  • The Latest: UK urges N. Korea to take steps to denuclearize

    The Latest: UK urges N. Korea to take steps to denuclearize

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:16 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:16:39 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:37 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:37:46 GMT
    (Hwang Gwang-mo/Yonhap via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during a cabinet meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. A senior South Korean official on Monday played down the chance that this w...(Hwang Gwang-mo/Yonhap via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks during a cabinet meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. A senior South Korean official on Monday played down the chance that this w...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has left for Pyongyang for his third summit of the year with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Moon's plane left a military airport near Seoul for Pyongyang, the North Korean...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in has left for Pyongyang for his third summit of the year with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Moon's plane left a military airport near Seoul for Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, on Tuesday morning.
  • Kim, Moon start possibly most challenging Korean summit yet

    Kim, Moon start possibly most challenging Korean summit yet

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:17:05 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 08:20:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Koreans wave their national flags during a rally to wish for the successful inter-Korean summit near the presidential Blue House in Seoul, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that he ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Koreans wave their national flags during a rally to wish for the successful inter-Korean summit near the presidential Blue House in Seoul, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that he ...
    South Korea's president heads to North for summit with Kim Jong Un to salvage stalled nuke diplomacy.
    South Korea's president heads to North for summit with Kim Jong Un to salvage stalled nuke diplomacy.
  • Turkey, Russia agree on demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

    Turkey, Russia agree on demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:36:32 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:51:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool). Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, left, gestures while speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin, during their meeting in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi in Sochi, Russi...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool). Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, left, gestures while speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin, during their meeting in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi in Sochi, Russi...
    The leaders of Russia and Turkey have announced that a deep demilitarized zone will be established in Syria's Idlib region, the last bastion of anti-government rebels where fears had been high of a devastating...
    The leaders of Russia and Turkey have announced that a deep demilitarized zone will be established in Syria's Idlib region, the last bastion of anti-government rebels where fears had been high of a devastating offensive by government forces.
  • Orthodox envoys meet with Ukraine's president

    Orthodox envoys meet with Ukraine's president

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:17:04 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:59:26 GMT
    (Mikhail Palinchak/Presidential Press Service Pool Photo via AP). Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, and Archbishop Ilarion of Edmonton from Canada shake hands during their meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The Ecumenical Patri...(Mikhail Palinchak/Presidential Press Service Pool Photo via AP). Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, and Archbishop Ilarion of Edmonton from Canada shake hands during their meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. The Ecumenical Patri...
    Ukraine's president has met with two envoys dispatched by the spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians to prepare for establishing a Ukrainian church that is ecclesiastically independent from the Russian...
    Ukraine's president has met with two envoys dispatched by the spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians to prepare for establishing a Ukrainian church that is ecclesiastically independent from the Russian Orthodox Church.
  • Syrian TV says Israeli strikes hit state company, 10 injured

    Syrian TV says Israeli strikes hit state company, 10 injured

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:57:15 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:32:47 GMT
    Syria state media is reporting loud explosions in the Syrian coastal Latakia province are suspected to be from Israeli strikes at a state company for technical industries.
    Syria state media is reporting loud explosions in the Syrian coastal Latakia province are suspected to be from Israeli strikes at a state company for technical industries.
  • US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year

    US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:48:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.
    The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.
    The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.
  • Hope fades in Philippines for dozens buried in landslides

    Hope fades in Philippines for dozens buried in landslides

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-09-17 07:36:50 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-09-18 04:10:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). A miner waits for news as the search continues for victims believed to be buried in a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut in Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Itogon Mayor Victorio Palan...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). A miner waits for news as the search continues for victims believed to be buried in a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut in Itogon, Benguet province, northern Philippines on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Itogon Mayor Victorio Palan...
    Philippines halts risky small-scale mining in 6 provinces where typhoon caused landslides that buried many; at least 69 dead in Philippines and China as storm weakens.
    Philippines halts risky small-scale mining in 6 provinces where typhoon caused landslides that buried many; at least 69 dead in Philippines and China as storm weakens.
  • Tisci's first Burberry show a London Fashion Week hit

    Tisci's first Burberry show a London Fashion Week hit

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:27:08 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:38:50 GMT
    (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP). A model wears a creation by Burberry during their Spring/Summer 2019 runway show at London Fashion Week in London, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.(Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP). A model wears a creation by Burberry during their Spring/Summer 2019 runway show at London Fashion Week in London, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
    Christopher Kane and Burberry are highlights on a crowded London Fashion Week schedule.
    Christopher Kane and Burberry are highlights on a crowded London Fashion Week schedule.
  • Guatemala court backs UN ant-graft chief against president

    Guatemala court backs UN ant-graft chief against president

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:06:31 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:20:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Oliver de Ros). Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales delivers his speech during a a session to celebrate the country's independence, in Guatemala City, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Thousands of police and at least 50 heavily-armed soldiers set a ...(AP Photo/Oliver de Ros). Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales delivers his speech during a a session to celebrate the country's independence, in Guatemala City, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Thousands of police and at least 50 heavily-armed soldiers set a ...
    Guatemala's has delivered a blunt rebuke to President Jimmy Morales, ordering the leader to permit the head of a U.N.-backed anti-corruption commission back into the country.
    Guatemala's has delivered a blunt rebuke to President Jimmy Morales, ordering the leader to permit the head of a U.N.-backed anti-corruption commission back into the country.
  • S. Korea's Moon wants 'heart-to-heart' summit talks with Kim

    S. Korea's Moon wants 'heart-to-heart' summit talks with Kim

    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-09-17 03:46:09 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:10:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo, from the April 27, 2018, inter-Korean summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, is displayed at the Unification Observation Post in Paju, near the border with North ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo, from the April 27, 2018, inter-Korean summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, is displayed at the Unification Observation Post in Paju, near the border with North ...
    A senior South Korean official says it's unclear whether this week's inter-Korean summit talks could produce major progress in efforts to ride North Korea of its nuclear program.
    A senior South Korean official says it's unclear whether this week's inter-Korean summit talks could produce major progress in efforts to ride North Korea of its nuclear program.
  • 80 US lawmakers seek release of jailed Myanmar reporters

    80 US lawmakers seek release of jailed Myanmar reporters

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:00:12 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-09-18 00:00:38 GMT
    More than 80 U.S. lawmakers are urging the Trump administration to step up efforts to win the release of two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar in connection with their reporting about massacres against Rohingya...
    More than 80 U.S. lawmakers are urging the Trump administration to step up efforts to win the release of two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar in connection with their reporting about massacres against Rohingya Muslims.
  • Libya authorities close Tripoli's only airport over safety

    Libya authorities close Tripoli's only airport over safety

    Monday, September 17 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-09-17 14:56:28 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:39 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:39:48 GMT
    Libyan authorities have closed the capitol Tripoli's only functioning airport, diverting the traffic to another one at the nearby militia-controlled city of Misrata.
    Libyan authorities have closed the capitol Tripoli's only functioning airport, diverting the traffic to another one at the nearby militia-controlled city of Misrata.
  • Polish judicial body suspended from European network

    Polish judicial body suspended from European network

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:26:29 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:00:15 GMT
    A European judicial body says it has suspended the membership of Poland's national judiciary council, which nominates judges, describing "extreme circumstances" that made the step necessary.
    A European judicial body says it has suspended the membership of Poland's national judiciary council, which nominates judges, describing "extreme circumstances" that made the step necessary.
  • UK leader warns rebels: it's my Brexit agreement or no deal

    UK leader warns rebels: it's my Brexit agreement or no deal

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-09-17 09:26:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:58 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:58:01 GMT
    (Matt Dunham, Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2018 file photo, British Prime Minister Theresa May listens at the start of her meeting with the Qatar's emir at 10 Downing Street in London. May has told the BBC in an interview scheduled...(Matt Dunham, Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2018 file photo, British Prime Minister Theresa May listens at the start of her meeting with the Qatar's emir at 10 Downing Street in London. May has told the BBC in an interview scheduled...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting back against opponents of her blueprint for Brexit, saying Parliament will have to choose between her proposal and crashing out of the European Union without a deal.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting back against opponents of her blueprint for Brexit, saying Parliament will have to choose between her proposal and crashing out of the European Union without a deal.
  • Merkel, Algerian officials discuss migration, Libya

    Merkel, Algerian officials discuss migration, Libya

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:18:33 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:41:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Anis Belghoul). German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hands with Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia ahead of talks in Algiers, Monday Sept.17, 2018. Merkel is visiting Algeria for a day to promote bilateral ties and discuss migration and ...(AP Photo/Anis Belghoul). German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hands with Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia ahead of talks in Algiers, Monday Sept.17, 2018. Merkel is visiting Algeria for a day to promote bilateral ties and discuss migration and ...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting Algeria to promote bilateral ties and discuss migration and the situation in neighboring Libya.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting Algeria to promote bilateral ties and discuss migration and the situation in neighboring Libya.
  • Senior Italy official to Egypt leader: Resolve Regeni case

    Senior Italy official to Egypt leader: Resolve Regeni case

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:46:43 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-09-17 20:37:50 GMT
    A senior Italian politician says a final resolution of the 2016 killing of a graduate student in Egypt will help boost relations between the two nations.
    A senior Italian politician says a final resolution of the 2016 killing of a graduate student in Egypt will help boost relations between the two nations.
  • Puppies found with severed heads in remote Greek village

    Puppies found with severed heads in remote Greek village

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:26:27 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:38:00 GMT
    Police in northeastern Greece say they are investigating the killing of seven puppies who were found dumped on a roadside with their heads cut off.
    Police in northeastern Greece say they are investigating the killing of seven puppies who were found dumped on a roadside with their heads cut off.
  • Israel to approve immigration for 1,000 Ethiopian Jews

    Israel to approve immigration for 1,000 Ethiopian Jews

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:46:25 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:19:38 GMT
    The Israeli government has agreed to absorb 1,000 Ethiopian Jews _ accepting just a fraction of the African country's 8,000 remaining Jews who want to move to Israel.
    The Israeli government has agreed to absorb 1,000 Ethiopian Jews _ accepting just a fraction of the African country's 8,000 remaining Jews who want to move to Israel.
  • Miffed Italy to snub Austria over passports for Italians

    Miffed Italy to snub Austria over passports for Italians

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:36:26 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:19:13 GMT
    Italy says it's snubbing customary bilateral meetings with Austria due to Vienna's plan to offer citizenship to mostly German speakers in Italy's South Tyrol.
    Italy says it's snubbing customary bilateral meetings with Austria due to Vienna's plan to offer citizenship to mostly German speakers in Italy's South Tyrol.
  • US, EU and China vie for influence in Eastern Europe

    US, EU and China vie for influence in Eastern Europe

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:07:17 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:19:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump reaffirms Washington's support for a business summit that aims to boost connectivity in Eastern Europe and improve ties between the region and the U.S. and European Union.
    President Donald Trump reaffirms Washington's support for a business summit that aims to boost connectivity in Eastern Europe and improve ties between the region and the U.S. and European Union.
  • UK police say no Novichok link to Salisbury mystery illness

    UK police say no Novichok link to Salisbury mystery illness

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:16 AM EDT2018-09-17 09:16:26 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:30:14 GMT
    British police say there is no evidence that the nerve agent Novichok was involved in the case of two diners who became ill in a Salisbury restaurant, but the premises remain closed off.
    British police say there is no evidence that the nerve agent Novichok was involved in the case of two diners who became ill in a Salisbury restaurant, but the premises remain closed off.
  • Needle-in-strawberry scare spreads across Australia

    Needle-in-strawberry scare spreads across Australia

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:06 AM EDT2018-09-17 10:06:19 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:10:03 GMT
    (Dan Peled/AAP Image via AP). In this Sept. 14, 2018, photo, empty shelves, normally stocked with strawberry punnets, are seen at a Coles Supermarket in Brisbane. Public fears about sewing needles concealed inside strawberries on supermarket shelves ha...(Dan Peled/AAP Image via AP). In this Sept. 14, 2018, photo, empty shelves, normally stocked with strawberry punnets, are seen at a Coles Supermarket in Brisbane. Public fears about sewing needles concealed inside strawberries on supermarket shelves ha...
    Public fears about sewing needles concealed inside strawberries on supermarket shelves have spread across Australia and New Zealand as growers turn to metal detectors and the Australian government launches an...
    Public fears about sewing needles concealed inside strawberries on supermarket shelves have spread across Australia and New Zealand as growers turn to metal detectors and the Australian government launches an investigation.
  • The Latest: Putin announces demilitarized zone in Syria

    The Latest: Putin announces demilitarized zone in Syria

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:56:24 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:09:10 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says a demilitarized zone to separate Syrian forces and rebels in the Idlib region will be established by Oct. 15.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says a demilitarized zone to separate Syrian forces and rebels in the Idlib region will be established by Oct. 15.
  • Teacher shortage affecting schools in Bulgaria set to deepen

    Teacher shortage affecting schools in Bulgaria set to deepen

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:20:08 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:59:57 GMT
    Bulgaria's teachers' union predicts that the country's shortage of teachers will reach nearly 40,000 by 2026.
    Bulgaria's teachers' union predicts that the country's shortage of teachers will reach nearly 40,000 by 2026.
  • Israeli lawmaker to PM: Dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

    Israeli lawmaker to PM: Dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-09-16 08:35:35 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:49:10 GMT
    (Gali Tibbon/Pool via AP, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2018 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu listens to his spokesman David Keyes as he opens the weekly cabinet meeting at his Jerusalem office. An opposition Israeli lawmaker is c...(Gali Tibbon/Pool via AP, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2018 file photo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu listens to his spokesman David Keyes as he opens the weekly cabinet meeting at his Jerusalem office. An opposition Israeli lawmaker is c...
    An opposition Israeli lawmaker is calling on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dismiss his ambassador to Washington for failing to report sexual assault allegations against a top Netanyahu aide.
    An opposition Israeli lawmaker is calling on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dismiss his ambassador to Washington for failing to report sexual assault allegations against a top Netanyahu aide.
  • Mauritania's ruling party wins majority parliament

    Mauritania's ruling party wins majority parliament

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:36:23 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:39:05 GMT
    Mauritania's election commission says the West African nation's ruling party has won a majority of seats in a second round of legislative, municipal and regional elections.
    Mauritania's election commission says the West African nation's ruling party has won a majority of seats in a second round of legislative, municipal and regional elections.
  • Ethiopians protest in capital against weekend violence

    Ethiopians protest in capital against weekend violence

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:20:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:27:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene). Thousands of protestors from the capital and those displaced by ethnic-based violence over the weekend in Burayu, demonstrate to demand justice from the government in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Several thou...(AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene). Thousands of protestors from the capital and those displaced by ethnic-based violence over the weekend in Burayu, demonstrate to demand justice from the government in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Several thou...
    Several thousand Ethiopians have gone out onto the capital, Addis Ababa, on Monday morning to protest ethnic-based attacks in the outskirts of the city in which more than 20 people died over the weekend.
    Several thousand Ethiopians have gone out onto the capital, Addis Ababa, on Monday morning to protest ethnic-based attacks in the outskirts of the city in which more than 20 people died over the weekend.
  • Armed men attack school in Cameroon's English-speaking area

    Armed men attack school in Cameroon's English-speaking area

    Monday, September 17 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:19:47 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:47:32 GMT
    A Cameroon government official says armed men attacked a school in the country's southwest English-speaking region, wounding more than 20 people.
    A Cameroon government official says armed men attacked a school in the country's southwest English-speaking region, wounding more than 20 people.
  • Hungary's leader: EU seeks to undermine border defense tasks

    Hungary's leader: EU seeks to undermine border defense tasks

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:46:19 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:20:27 GMT
    (Tamas Kovacs/MTI via AP). Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, front, delivers his address during the opening of the autumn session of the Hungarian Parliament lead by Speaker of the Parliament Laszlo Kover, center back, in Budapest, Hungary, Monday...(Tamas Kovacs/MTI via AP). Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, front, delivers his address during the opening of the autumn session of the Hungarian Parliament lead by Speaker of the Parliament Laszlo Kover, center back, in Budapest, Hungary, Monday...
    Hungary's prime minister is claiming that the European Union is seeking to take over the defense of the bloc's external borders in order to facilitate the entry of migrants.
    Hungary's prime minister is claiming that the European Union is seeking to take over the defense of the bloc's external borders in order to facilitate the entry of migrants.
  • Pakistan's PM pledges citizenship for refugees' children

    Pakistan's PM pledges citizenship for refugees' children

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-09-17 13:56:32 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:10:49 GMT
    Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan has pledged to grant citizenship to Pakistan-born children of Afghan and Bengali refugees who have been living in the country for decades.
    Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan has pledged to grant citizenship to Pakistan-born children of Afghan and Bengali refugees who have been living in the country for decades.
  • Vatican suspends priest in Spain over child sex abuse claims

    Vatican suspends priest in Spain over child sex abuse claims

    Monday, September 17 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-09-17 14:56:30 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-09-17 15:10:44 GMT
    Church officials in northern Spain say the Vatican has suspended a priest for 10 years over allegations that he abused schoolchildren more than three decades ago.
    Church officials in northern Spain say the Vatican has suspended a priest for 10 years over allegations that he abused schoolchildren more than three decades ago.
  • London fashion: Beckham comes home; Mouret shows 'new sexy'

    London fashion: Beckham comes home; Mouret shows 'new sexy'

    Sunday, September 16 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-09-16 10:45:36 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-09-17 14:36:47 GMT
    Victoria Beckham has brought her fashion brand home to London Fashion Week for the first time to mark a decade in the business.
    Victoria Beckham has brought her fashion brand home to London Fashion Week for the first time to mark a decade in the business.
  • Pakistan's Ex-PM Sharif returns to prison after furlough

    Pakistan's Ex-PM Sharif returns to prison after furlough

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-09-17 13:07:47 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-09-17 14:16:23 GMT
    A provincial government in Pakistan has returned former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, as well as his daughter and son in-law, to prison in the garrison city of Rawalpindi.
    A provincial government in Pakistan has returned former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, as well as his daughter and son in-law, to prison in the garrison city of Rawalpindi.
  • Gubernatorial candidate begins hunger strike in Russia

    Gubernatorial candidate begins hunger strike in Russia

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-09-17 07:56:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-09-17 13:31:13 GMT
    A communist candidate in Russia's Far East says he is starting a hunger strike over alleged irregularities in a gubernatorial race.
    A communist candidate in Russia's Far East says he is starting a hunger strike over alleged irregularities in a gubernatorial race.
  • Kurds opt out of first local elections in Syria since 2011

    Kurds opt out of first local elections in Syria since 2011

    Sunday, September 16 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-09-16 10:16:00 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:50:08 GMT
    Syria is holding its first municipal elections since 2011 amid tensions with the country's self-administered Kurdish region, which is refusing to allow polls.
    Syria is holding its first municipal elections since 2011 amid tensions with the country's self-administered Kurdish region, which is refusing to allow polls.
  • Report links half of Dutch cardinals and bishops to abuse

    Report links half of Dutch cardinals and bishops to abuse

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-09-17 10:16:15 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:50:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis shows a crucifix during the Angelus noon prayer he delivers from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Tens of thousands of faithful have been treat...
    A media report linking half of the cardinals and bishops who served in the Netherlands between 1945 and 2010 to abuse cases has drawn the country's Catholic Church into the church's global sex abuse and cover-up...
    A media report linking half of the cardinals and bishops who served in the Netherlands between 1945 and 2010 to abuse cases has drawn the country's Catholic Church into the church's global sex abuse and cover-up scandal.
  • Pussy Riot member treated in Berlin for suspected poisoning

    Pussy Riot member treated in Berlin for suspected poisoning

    Sunday, September 16 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-09-16 13:25:43 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:47:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File). FILE In this file photo taken on Monday, July 23, 2018, Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the feminist protest group Pussy Riot, gestures during hearings in a court in Moscow, Russia. Russian news reports say Verzilov a membe...(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File). FILE In this file photo taken on Monday, July 23, 2018, Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the feminist protest group Pussy Riot, gestures during hearings in a court in Moscow, Russia. Russian news reports say Verzilov a membe...
    A member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot is being treated in Berlin after falling severely ill, with fellow activists saying he was poisoned.
    A member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot is being treated in Berlin after falling severely ill, with fellow activists saying he was poisoned.
  • Belgian court rules out extradition for Spanish rapper

    Belgian court rules out extradition for Spanish rapper

    Monday, September 17 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-09-17 08:46:11 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:47:39 GMT
    A Belgian court has ruled that Spanish rapper Valtonyc should not be sent back to Spain, where he was sentenced to prison accused of writing lyrics that praise terror groups and insult the royal family.
    A Belgian court has ruled that Spanish rapper Valtonyc should not be sent back to Spain, where he was sentenced to prison accused of writing lyrics that praise terror groups and insult the royal family.
  • Palestinian stabs American-Israeli man to death in West Bank

    Palestinian stabs American-Israeli man to death in West Bank

    Sunday, September 16 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-09-16 09:55:38 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:28:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli police investigates at the scene of an stabbing attack in the West Bank settlement of Gush Etzion Sunday, Sept. 15, 2018. The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli ...(AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli police investigates at the scene of an stabbing attack in the West Bank settlement of Gush Etzion Sunday, Sept. 15, 2018. The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli ...
    The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli man in the West Bank.
    The Israeli military says a Palestinian attacker has stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli man in the West Bank.
  • Romania top court approves referendum on marriage definition

    Romania top court approves referendum on marriage definition

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-09-17 11:06:16 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:07 AM EDT2018-09-17 11:07:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A girl takes part in a gay rights activists protest against proposed changes to the constitution that would prevent future recognition of same-sex marriages, in Bucharest, Romania, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Romanian Senators on ...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A girl takes part in a gay rights activists protest against proposed changes to the constitution that would prevent future recognition of same-sex marriages, in Bucharest, Romania, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Romanian Senators on ...
    Romania's top court has given a green light to a referendum that could change the constitution to explicitly state that marriage is a union between a man and a woman.
    Romania's top court has given a green light to a referendum that could change the constitution to explicitly state that marriage is a union between a man and a woman.
  • Belgian police shoot, wound knife-wielding assailant

    Belgian police shoot, wound knife-wielding assailant

    Monday, September 17 2018 4:27 AM EDT2018-09-17 08:27:36 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:56 AM EDT2018-09-17 09:56:28 GMT
    Belgian police have shot and injured a man after he attacked one of the officers with a knife in a northern neighborhood of the capital city, Brussels.
    Belgian police have shot and injured a man after he attacked one of the officers with a knife in a northern neighborhood of the capital city, Brussels.
  • Peru president faces standoff with congress over referendum

    Peru president faces standoff with congress over referendum

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:38:51 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-09-17 09:18:09 GMT
    Peru's president is facing a standoff with lawmakers over his call for a referendum on anti-corruption measures.
    Peru's president is facing a standoff with lawmakers over his call for a referendum on anti-corruption measures.
  • Turkey: Police release 275 airport construction workers

    Turkey: Police release 275 airport construction workers

    Monday, September 17 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-09-17 08:56:20 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:09 AM EDT2018-09-17 09:09:26 GMT
    Istanbul's governor says police have released 275 workers a day after hundreds were detained following a protest denouncing poor working conditions at the city's new airport.
    Istanbul's governor says police have released 275 workers a day after hundreds were detained following a protest denouncing poor working conditions at the city's new airport.
  • Mangkhut weakens to tropical storm after plowing into China

    Mangkhut weakens to tropical storm after plowing into China

    Sunday, September 16 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-09-16 04:56:05 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 4:57 AM EDT2018-09-17 08:57:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Residents stand by a flooded road following the onslaught of Typhoon Mangkhut in Tuguegarao city in Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. The typhoon slammed into the Philippines northeastern coa...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Residents stand by a flooded road following the onslaught of Typhoon Mangkhut in Tuguegarao city in Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. The typhoon slammed into the Philippines northeastern coa...
    Hong Kong and southern China hunkered down under red alert as strong winds and heavy rain from Typhoon Mangkhut lash the densely populated coast.
    Hong Kong and southern China hunkered down under red alert as strong winds and heavy rain from Typhoon Mangkhut lash the densely populated coast.
  • Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

    Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

    Sunday, September 16 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-09-17 01:16:12 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 4:36 AM EDT2018-09-17 08:36:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador walks through supporters as he holds an event in Tepic, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. The president-elect kicked off his nationwide tour with a new security group of 20 p...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador walks through supporters as he holds an event in Tepic, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. The president-elect kicked off his nationwide tour with a new security group of 20 p...
    Mexico's president-elect has kicked off a nationwide tour with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf.
    Mexico's president-elect has kicked off a nationwide tour with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf.
  • Roads shut after 2 fall ill in UK city where ex-spy poisoned

    Roads shut after 2 fall ill in UK city where ex-spy poisoned

    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-09-16 20:16:01 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 4:19 AM EDT2018-09-17 08:19:30 GMT
    Police have closed roads and summoned a hazardous response team after two people became ill at a restaurant in the English city where a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a chemical nerve agent.
    Police have closed roads and summoned a hazardous response team after two people became ill at a restaurant in the English city where a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were poisoned with a chemical nerve agent.
  • UK leader: Talk of leadership during Brexit 'irritating'

    UK leader: Talk of leadership during Brexit 'irritating'

    Sunday, September 16 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-09-16 07:55:33 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-09-17 07:36:21 GMT
    (Matt Dunham, Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2018 file photo, British Prime Minister Theresa May listens at the start of her meeting with the Qatar's emir at 10 Downing Street in London. May has told the BBC in an interview scheduled...(Matt Dunham, Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2018 file photo, British Prime Minister Theresa May listens at the start of her meeting with the Qatar's emir at 10 Downing Street in London. May has told the BBC in an interview scheduled...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has conceded she gets "irritated" by the debate over her leadership during the difficult Brexit negotiations.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has conceded she gets "irritated" by the debate over her leadership during the difficult Brexit negotiations.
  • Leaders of Ethiopia, Eritrea sign accord in Saudi Arabia

    Leaders of Ethiopia, Eritrea sign accord in Saudi Arabia

    Sunday, September 16 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-09-16 10:15:58 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-09-17 06:27:09 GMT
    Leaders from the East African nations of Ethiopia and Eritrea are to sign an agreement in Saudi Arabia as the two countries ease tensions after decades of hostilities.
    Leaders from the East African nations of Ethiopia and Eritrea are to sign an agreement in Saudi Arabia as the two countries ease tensions after decades of hostilities.
  • Last stand: Syria's rebel Idlib prepares for a losing battle

    Last stand: Syria's rebel Idlib prepares for a losing battle

    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-16 15:15:48 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:07:44 GMT
    (Ugur Can/DHA via AP, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 file photo, fighters with the Free Syrian army eat in a cave where they live, in the outskirts of the northern town of Jisr al-Shughur, Syria, west of the city of Idlib. As the decisive ...(Ugur Can/DHA via AP, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 file photo, fighters with the Free Syrian army eat in a cave where they live, in the outskirts of the northern town of Jisr al-Shughur, Syria, west of the city of Idlib. As the decisive ...
    Opposition fighters in Syria's Idlib are preparing for a losing battle, Turkey their only hope.
    Opposition fighters in Syria's Idlib are preparing for a losing battle, Turkey their only hope.
  • Guatemala court orders UN anti-graft chief be readmitted

    Guatemala court orders UN anti-graft chief be readmitted

    Sunday, September 16 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-09-17 02:18:05 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:58 PM EDT2018-09-17 03:58:56 GMT
    Guatemala's Constitutional Court has ordered President Jimmy Morales to allow the head of a U.N.-backed anti-corruption commission to return to the country.
    Guatemala's Constitutional Court has ordered President Jimmy Morales to allow the head of a U.N.-backed anti-corruption commission to return to the country.
  • Skepticism rising in S. Korea ahead of 3rd summit with North

    Skepticism rising in S. Korea ahead of 3rd summit with North

    Saturday, September 15 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-09-16 01:36:00 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-09-17 02:27:00 GMT
    (Korea Summit Press Pool via AP, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2018 file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in raise their hands after signing a joint statement at the border village of Panmunjom in the ...(Korea Summit Press Pool via AP, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2018 file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in raise their hands after signing a joint statement at the border village of Panmunjom in the ...
    South Korea's Moon faces growing skepticism about his North Korea policy ahead of his third summit with Kim.
    South Korea's Moon faces growing skepticism about his North Korea policy ahead of his third summit with Kim.
  • Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

    Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

    Sunday, September 16 2018 8:26 PM EDT2018-09-17 00:26:01 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-09-17 01:06:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador walks through supporters as he holds an event in Tepic, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. The president-elect kicked off his nationwide tour with a new security group of 20 p...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador walks through supporters as he holds an event in Tepic, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. The president-elect kicked off his nationwide tour with a new security group of 20 p...
    Mexico's president-elect has kicked off a nationwide tour with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf.
    Mexico's president-elect has kicked off a nationwide tour with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf.
  • Rebels say airstrike hits radio station in Yemen, killing 4

    Rebels say airstrike hits radio station in Yemen, killing 4

    Sunday, September 16 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-09-16 16:08:58 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-09-16 22:28:41 GMT
    A Yemeni rebel official says a suspected airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition fighting the Shiite rebels hit a local radio station in the Red Sea port province of Hodeida, killing at least four people.
    A Yemeni rebel official says a suspected airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition fighting the Shiite rebels hit a local radio station in the Red Sea port province of Hodeida, killing at least four people.
  • Thousands march to promote vote for Macedonia name deal

    Thousands march to promote vote for Macedonia name deal

    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-09-16 15:45:48 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-09-16 19:55:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, center, takes a part in a march named "For European Macedonia", through a street in Skopje, Macedonia, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Thousands of people marched in downtown of capital Skopje S...(AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, center, takes a part in a march named "For European Macedonia", through a street in Skopje, Macedonia, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Thousands of people marched in downtown of capital Skopje S...
    Thousands of people have marched in Macedonia's capital to promote support for changing the country's name in an upcoming referendum that also could clear the way for NATO membership.
    Thousands of people have marched in Macedonia's capital to promote support for changing the country's name in an upcoming referendum that also could clear the way for NATO membership.
  • OAS chief threatens military force against Venezuela

    OAS chief threatens military force against Venezuela

    Saturday, September 15 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-09-15 05:24:59 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-09-16 18:48:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Organization of American States Secretary-General Luis Almagro greets Venezuelan migrants in La Parada, Colombia, Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. Almagro traveled to the Colombia's border with Venezuela to monitor the situation of ...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Organization of American States Secretary-General Luis Almagro greets Venezuelan migrants in La Parada, Colombia, Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. Almagro traveled to the Colombia's border with Venezuela to monitor the situation of ...
    The head of the Organization of American States has travelled to Colombia's border with Venezuela to denounce Venezuela's socialist "dictatorship" for causing a migrant crisis for the region.
    The head of the Organization of American States has travelled to Colombia's border with Venezuela to denounce Venezuela's socialist "dictatorship" for causing a migrant crisis for the region.
  • Deadly ethnic-based attacks erupt near Ethiopia's capital

    Deadly ethnic-based attacks erupt near Ethiopia's capital

    Sunday, September 16 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-09-16 14:56:11 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-09-16 16:58:43 GMT
    Government officials and residents said overnight ethnic-based attacks in the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, have killed several people and caused scores to flee their homes.
    Government officials and residents said overnight ethnic-based attacks in the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, have killed several people and caused scores to flee their homes.
  • Barcelona police keep apart Catalan separatists, unionists

    Barcelona police keep apart Catalan separatists, unionists

    Sunday, September 16 2018 8:19 AM EDT2018-09-16 12:19:32 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-09-16 16:38:23 GMT
    Around 1,000 Spaniards are marching in downtown Barcelona against Catalonia's separatist movement and to demand an increase of the teaching of Spanish in local schools.
    Around 1,000 Spaniards are marching in downtown Barcelona against Catalonia's separatist movement and to demand an increase of the teaching of Spanish in local schools.
  • Sweden gives final election tally amid political uncertainty

    Sweden gives final election tally amid political uncertainty

    Sunday, September 16 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-09-16 11:25:38 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-09-16 15:16:55 GMT
    Sweden presents final election tally amid political uncertainty.
    Sweden presents final election tally amid political uncertainty.
  • The Latest: 2 dead after typhoon slams into southern China

    The Latest: 2 dead after typhoon slams into southern China

    Sunday, September 16 2018 5:25 AM EDT2018-09-16 09:25:46 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-09-16 14:58:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A girl stands against strong wind caused by Typhoon Mangkhut at a pier on the waterfront of Victoria Habour Hong Kong, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Hong Kong and southern China hunkered down as strong winds and heavy rain from Typhoon...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A girl stands against strong wind caused by Typhoon Mangkhut at a pier on the waterfront of Victoria Habour Hong Kong, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Hong Kong and southern China hunkered down as strong winds and heavy rain from Typhoon...
    Typhoon Mangkhut has made landfall in southern China's Guangdong province, bringing torrential rains and winds of 162 kilometers per hour (100 miles per hour).
    Typhoon Mangkhut has made landfall in southern China's Guangdong province, bringing torrential rains and winds of 162 kilometers per hour (100 miles per hour).
  • Pope gives those in square a gift, jokes: 'don't pay for it'

    Pope gives those in square a gift, jokes: 'don't pay for it'

    Sunday, September 16 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-09-16 11:35:39 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 7:36 AM EDT2018-09-16 11:36:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Palermo, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Pope Francis is paying tribute in Sicily to a priest who worked to keep youths away from the Mafia and was slain by mobsters. Francis has flown t...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Palermo, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Pope Francis is paying tribute in Sicily to a priest who worked to keep youths away from the Mafia and was slain by mobsters. Francis has flown t...
    Pope Francis had a surprise for the 35,000 people who came to St. Peter's Square _ tiny crucifixes.
    Pope Francis had a surprise for the 35,000 people who came to St. Peter's Square _ tiny crucifixes.
  • Ashes of elderly woman's husband stolen in UK burglary

    Ashes of elderly woman's husband stolen in UK burglary

    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-09-16 08:55:37 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-09-16 11:26:23 GMT
    British police are asking the public to help identify two men suspected of stealing the ashes of an elderly woman's husband along with cash, bank cards and jewelry.
    British police are asking the public to help identify two men suspected of stealing the ashes of an elderly woman's husband along with cash, bank cards and jewelry.
  • American professor detained by Israel in West Bank scuffle

    American professor detained by Israel in West Bank scuffle

    Saturday, September 15 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-09-15 15:55:35 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-09-16 11:16:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser, File). In this Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Israeli border police arrest American university professor Frank Romano, center top, in the West Bank Bedouin community of Khan al-Ahmar. A lawyer for Romano says he was detaine...(AP Photo/Nasser Nasser, File). In this Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Israeli border police arrest American university professor Frank Romano, center top, in the West Bank Bedouin community of Khan al-Ahmar. A lawyer for Romano says he was detaine...
    A 66-year-old American law professor has been detained by Israel for allegedly trying to disrupt the work of security forces in a West Bank village slated for demolition.
    A 66-year-old American law professor has been detained by Israel for allegedly trying to disrupt the work of security forces in a West Bank village slated for demolition.
  • Iranian Embassy in Paris damaged; Tehran knocks police work

    Iranian Embassy in Paris damaged; Tehran knocks police work

    Saturday, September 15 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-09-15 18:46:02 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-09-16 10:38:08 GMT
    Iran's official IRNA news agency reports that the Foreign Ministry says protesters tried to attack and damage the Iranian Embassy in Paris.
    Iran's official IRNA news agency reports that the Foreign Ministry says protesters tried to attack and damage the Iranian Embassy in Paris.
  • Syria: Israel launched missile attack on Damascus airport

    Syria: Israel launched missile attack on Damascus airport

    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-15 20:07:41 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 6:06 AM EDT2018-09-16 10:06:22 GMT
    Syria's state media says Israel has launched a missile attack on Damascus International Airport adding that air defenses shot down some of them.
    Syria's state media says Israel has launched a missile attack on Damascus International Airport adding that air defenses shot down some of them.
  • Severely ill Pussy Riot member to be treated in Germany

    Severely ill Pussy Riot member to be treated in Germany

    Saturday, September 15 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-09-15 17:25:15 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 5:36 AM EDT2018-09-16 09:36:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this July 15, 2018, stewards pull Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the feminist protest group Pussy Riot off the pitch after he stormed onto the field and interrupted the final match between France and Croatia at ...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this July 15, 2018, stewards pull Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the feminist protest group Pussy Riot off the pitch after he stormed onto the field and interrupted the final match between France and Croatia at ...
    A member of Russia's Pussy Riot protest group says a severely ill fellow activist is being sent to Germany for treatment after his suspected poisoning.
    A member of Russia's Pussy Riot protest group says a severely ill fellow activist is being sent to Germany for treatment after his suspected poisoning.
  • US-backed forces storm IS-held village in east Syria

    US-backed forces storm IS-held village in east Syria

    Saturday, September 15 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-09-15 14:35:22 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-09-16 08:56:21 GMT
    A U.S.-backed Syrian group says its fighters have entered an eastern village held by the Islamic State group where intense clashes are ongoing.
    A U.S.-backed Syrian group says its fighters have entered an eastern village held by the Islamic State group where intense clashes are ongoing.
  • Reporters: Number in suspect's file reached Russian military

    Reporters: Number in suspect's file reached Russian military

    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-09-15 20:35:23 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:16 AM EDT2018-09-16 08:16:40 GMT
    (RT channel video via AP). In this video grab provided by the RT channel , Ruslan Boshirov, left, and Alexander Petrov attend their first public appearance in an interview with the Kremlin-funded RT channel in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. ...(RT channel video via AP). In this video grab provided by the RT channel , Ruslan Boshirov, left, and Alexander Petrov attend their first public appearance in an interview with the Kremlin-funded RT channel in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. ...
    Two journalists say the passport file of one of the suspects in the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in England contains a telephone number that appears to belong to Russia's Defense Ministry.
    Two journalists say the passport file of one of the suspects in the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in England contains a telephone number that appears to belong to Russia's Defense Ministry.
  • Moon faces toughest challenge yet in 3rd summit with Kim

    Moon faces toughest challenge yet in 3rd summit with Kim

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-09-15 01:24:52 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 3:27 AM EDT2018-09-16 07:27:34 GMT
    (Korea Summit Press Pool via AP, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2018 file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in raise their hands after signing a joint statement at the border village of Panmunjom in the ...(Korea Summit Press Pool via AP, File). FILE - In this April 27, 2018 file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in raise their hands after signing a joint statement at the border village of Panmunjom in the ...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in faces his toughest challenge yet in his third summit with Kim next week in Pyongyang.
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in faces his toughest challenge yet in his third summit with Kim next week in Pyongyang.
  • Iraqi lawmakers elect Sunni Arab as parliament speaker

    Iraqi lawmakers elect Sunni Arab as parliament speaker

    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-09-15 12:05:11 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-09-16 06:28:18 GMT
    Iraqi lawmakers have elected a Sunni Arab as speaker of parliament, the first step in forming a new government four months after national elections.
    Iraqi lawmakers have elected a Sunni Arab as speaker of parliament, the first step in forming a new government four months after national elections.
  • Turkey union official: Airport construction workers detained

    Turkey union official: Airport construction workers detained

    Saturday, September 15 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-09-15 13:05:06 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 1:36 AM EDT2018-09-16 05:36:06 GMT
    A trade union leader says police in Turkey have rounded up hundreds of construction workers at Istanbul's new airport after they staged a protest denouncing poor working conditions.
    A trade union leader says police in Turkey have rounded up hundreds of construction workers at Istanbul's new airport after they staged a protest denouncing poor working conditions.
  • 2 storms, Florence and Mangkhut, different as water and wind

    2 storms, Florence and Mangkhut, different as water and wind

    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-09-15 20:25:20 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-09-16 05:28:42 GMT
    World map showing areas affected by typhoons and hurricanes.; 2c x 2 inches; 96.3 mm x 50 mm;World map showing areas affected by typhoons and hurricanes.; 2c x 2 inches; 96.3 mm x 50 mm;
    Killer storms Florence and Mangkhut hit on the same day, half a world apart, but that's about where the similarities end.
    Killer storms Florence and Mangkhut hit on the same day, half a world apart, but that's about where the similarities end.
  • Typhoon aims at south China after killing 28 in Philippines

    Typhoon aims at south China after killing 28 in Philippines

    Saturday, September 15 2018 1:47 AM EDT2018-09-15 05:47:41 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-09-16 04:16:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Residents walk along destroyed stalls at a public market due to strong winds as Typhoon Mangkhut barreled across Tuguegrao city in Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. The typhoon slammed into...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Residents walk along destroyed stalls at a public market due to strong winds as Typhoon Mangkhut barreled across Tuguegrao city in Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. The typhoon slammed into...
    Philippine officials are assessing damage and checking on possible casualties as Typhoon Mangkhut pummeled the northern breadbasket with ferocious wind and rain that set off landslides, damaged an airport terminal...
    Philippine officials are assessing damage and checking on possible casualties as Typhoon Mangkhut pummeled the northern breadbasket with ferocious wind and rain that set off landslides, damaged an airport terminal and ripped off tin roofs.
  • The Latest: Typhoon death toll in Philippines jumps to 28

    The Latest: Typhoon death toll in Philippines jumps to 28

    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-09-15 12:55:41 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-09-16 03:47:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Residents collect coconuts which fell due to strong from Typhoon Mangkhut as it barreled across Tuguegarao city, Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Philippine officials were assessing damage a...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). Residents collect coconuts which fell due to strong from Typhoon Mangkhut as it barreled across Tuguegarao city, Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Philippine officials were assessing damage a...
    An official says Typhoon Mangkhut has left at least 12 people dead in the northern Philippines, mostly in landslides and houses that got pummeled by the storm's fierce winds and rain.
    An official says Typhoon Mangkhut has left at least 12 people dead in the northern Philippines, mostly in landslides and houses that got pummeled by the storm's fierce winds and rain.
  • UN condemns 'direct attack' on peacekeepers in South Sudan

    UN condemns 'direct attack' on peacekeepers in South Sudan

    Saturday, September 15 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-09-15 13:55:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-09-15 20:37:27 GMT
    UN condemns 'direct attack' on peacekeepers in South Sudan by government soldier.
    UN condemns 'direct attack' on peacekeepers in South Sudan by government soldier.
  • Envoy: US willing to consider further lethal aid to Ukraine

    Envoy: US willing to consider further lethal aid to Ukraine

    Saturday, September 15 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-09-15 15:55:12 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-09-15 20:18:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky). U.S. special representative to Ukraine Kurt Volker attends the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) annual meeting entitled "The next generation of everything" at the Mystetsky Arsenal Art Center in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, Sep...(AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky). U.S. special representative to Ukraine Kurt Volker attends the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) annual meeting entitled "The next generation of everything" at the Mystetsky Arsenal Art Center in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, Sep...
    The United States special envoy for Ukraine says Washington will consider providing more armaments for the country, whose army is fighting with Russia-backed separatist rebels in the east.
    The United States special envoy for Ukraine says Washington will consider providing more armaments for the country, whose army is fighting with Russia-backed separatist rebels in the east.
  • Pope pays tribute in Sicily to priest slain by Mafia

    Pope pays tribute in Sicily to priest slain by Mafia

    Saturday, September 15 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-09-15 07:55:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-09-15 19:57:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). People wait for the arrival of Pope Francis, in Piazza Armerina, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Pope Francis is visiting Sicily to pay tribute to an Italian priest, father Pino Puglisi, who was slain by the Mafia for his efforts...(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). People wait for the arrival of Pope Francis, in Piazza Armerina, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Pope Francis is visiting Sicily to pay tribute to an Italian priest, father Pino Puglisi, who was slain by the Mafia for his efforts...
    Pope Francis is paying tribute in Sicily to a priest who worked to keep youths away from the Mafia and was slain by mobsters.
    Pope Francis is paying tribute in Sicily to a priest who worked to keep youths away from the Mafia and was slain by mobsters.
  • Russia's biggest war games include submarine hunt in Pacific

    Russia's biggest war games include submarine hunt in Pacific

    Saturday, September 15 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-15 14:05:12 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-09-15 18:56:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergei Grits). A Russian navy landing vessel unloads an armored vehicle as a military helicopter flies overhead during Russian military maneuvers Vostok 2018 on the training ground "Klerk", about 50 kilometers (31 miles) south of Vladivostok,...(AP Photo/Sergei Grits). A Russian navy landing vessel unloads an armored vehicle as a military helicopter flies overhead during Russian military maneuvers Vostok 2018 on the training ground "Klerk", about 50 kilometers (31 miles) south of Vladivostok,...
    Russian naval forces have conducted a submarine search using an anti-submarine ship and a helicopter in the Sea of Okhotsk as part of Russia's largest-ever military exercises.
    Russian naval forces have conducted a submarine search using an anti-submarine ship and a helicopter in the Sea of Okhotsk as part of Russia's largest-ever military exercises.
  • Egypt court returns ex-president Mubarak's 2 sons to prison

    Egypt court returns ex-president Mubarak's 2 sons to prison

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-15 16:15:11 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-09-15 17:58:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohammed al-Law, File). FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2013 file photo, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, seated center left, and his two sons, Gamal Mubarak, left, and Alaa Mubarak attend a hearing in a courtroom in Cairo, Egypt.  Egyptian ...(AP Photo/Mohammed al-Law, File). FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2013 file photo, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, seated center left, and his two sons, Gamal Mubarak, left, and Alaa Mubarak attend a hearing in a courtroom in Cairo, Egypt. Egyptian ...
    Egyptian court sends Mubarak's 2 sons back to prison in with inside trading charges.
    Egyptian court sends Mubarak's 2 sons back to prison in with inside trading charges.
  • Rwanda frees opposition leader, 2,100 others from prison

    Rwanda frees opposition leader, 2,100 others from prison

    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-09-15 08:55:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-09-15 15:19:29 GMT
    Rwanda's government to free opposition leader, 2,100 others from prison.
    Rwanda's government to free opposition leader, 2,100 others from prison.
  • Conflicting reports surround Gaza boy's death at protest

    Conflicting reports surround Gaza boy's death at protest

    Saturday, September 15 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-09-15 13:45:46 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-09-15 15:19:24 GMT
    There are conflicting reports surrounding the death of a boy at a Gaza border rally that Palestinians initially blamed on Israel.
    There are conflicting reports surrounding the death of a boy at a Gaza border rally that Palestinians initially blamed on Israel.
  • Hundreds of thousands in Ethiopia welcome once-banned group

    Hundreds of thousands in Ethiopia welcome once-banned group

    Saturday, September 15 2018 5:45 AM EDT2018-09-15 09:45:04 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-09-15 15:18:54 GMT
    Hundreds of thousands in Ethiopia welcome once-banned group home to engage in politics.
    Hundreds of thousands in Ethiopia welcome once-banned group home to engage in politics.
  • Austria: 6 deportees set fire to cell, leave farewell note

    Austria: 6 deportees set fire to cell, leave farewell note

    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-09-15 12:05:16 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-09-15 14:27:50 GMT
    Austrian police say six men have been hospitalized with serious injuries after setting alight the mattresses and bedding of the deportation cell in which they were being held.
    Austrian police say six men have been hospitalized with serious injuries after setting alight the mattresses and bedding of the deportation cell in which they were being held.
  • Defying dangers, Idlib residents protest Syria's Assad

    Defying dangers, Idlib residents protest Syria's Assad

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:34 AM EDT2018-09-14 09:34:27 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-09-15 14:27:26 GMT
    (Central Station for Turkish Intervention, via AP). This frame grab from video provided by Central Station for Turkish Intervention, an activist-operated media group monitoring Turkish activities in Syria, that is consistent with independent AP reporti...(Central Station for Turkish Intervention, via AP). This frame grab from video provided by Central Station for Turkish Intervention, an activist-operated media group monitoring Turkish activities in Syria, that is consistent with independent AP reporti...
    Turkey's foreign minister says his country is still working for a peaceful solution for Syria's rebel-held province of Idlib, adding that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan would hold talks with Russia's Vladimir Putin...
    Turkey's foreign minister says his country is still working for a peaceful solution for Syria's rebel-held province of Idlib, adding that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan would hold talks with Russia's Vladimir Putin on Monday.
  • Germany's DW: Harassment claims against ex-staffer credible

    Germany's DW: Harassment claims against ex-staffer credible

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:27:54 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-09-15 14:26:57 GMT
    The German broadcaster Deutsche Welle says that allegations of sexual harassment against one of its former employees have proven credible.
    The German broadcaster Deutsche Welle says that allegations of sexual harassment against one of its former employees have proven credible.
  • Pope says populism should serve people, not stir up quarrels

    Pope says populism should serve people, not stir up quarrels

    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-09-15 12:55:31 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-09-15 13:27:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis is driven through the crowd as a large banner reading " Let's renew the church " is visible in foreground, in Palermo, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Pope Francis is paying tribute in Sicily to a priest w...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis is driven through the crowd as a large banner reading " Let's renew the church " is visible in foreground, in Palermo, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Pope Francis is paying tribute in Sicily to a priest w...
    Pope Francis is recommending a Christian brand of populism after being attacked by Italian politicians for defending migrants.
    Pope Francis is recommending a Christian brand of populism after being attacked by Italian politicians for defending migrants.
  • No fault: UK proposes major easing of divorce procedures

    No fault: UK proposes major easing of divorce procedures

    Saturday, September 15 2018 5:35 AM EDT2018-09-15 09:35:01 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:56 AM EDT2018-09-15 12:56:23 GMT
    The British government is proposing to introduce "no-fault" divorces and make other changes to make it much easier for married couples to divorce.
    The British government is proposing to introduce "no-fault" divorces and make other changes to make it much easier for married couples to divorce.
  • Kremlin: Britain could ask to interrogate poisoning suspects

    Kremlin: Britain could ask to interrogate poisoning suspects

    Friday, September 14 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-09-14 10:54:29 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-09-15 12:28:26 GMT
    (RT channel video via AP). In this video grab provided by the RT channel , Ruslan Boshirov, left, and Alexander Petrov attend their first public appearance in an interview with the Kremlin-funded RT channel in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. ...(RT channel video via AP). In this video grab provided by the RT channel , Ruslan Boshirov, left, and Alexander Petrov attend their first public appearance in an interview with the Kremlin-funded RT channel in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. ...
    The Kremlin says that Russia would consider a request by British investigators to come and interrogate the two men accused of poisoning a former spy.
    The Kremlin says that Russia would consider a request by British investigators to come and interrogate the two men accused of poisoning a former spy.
  • No joke as ex-comic becomes Slovenia's new prime minister

    No joke as ex-comic becomes Slovenia's new prime minister

    Friday, September 14 2018 7:17 AM EDT2018-09-14 11:17:37 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-09-15 11:46:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Bandic, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 file photo, Slovenian presidential candidate Marjan Sarec talks to the media in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Once a satirist who impersonated prominent politicians, Marjan Sarec has taken the ...(AP Photo/Darko Bandic, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 file photo, Slovenian presidential candidate Marjan Sarec talks to the media in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Once a satirist who impersonated prominent politicians, Marjan Sarec has taken the ...
    Slovenia's new prime minister used to make people laugh, but there is nothing funny about his new role.
    Slovenia's new prime minister used to make people laugh, but there is nothing funny about his new role.
  • Koreas open 1st liaison office for better communication

    Koreas open 1st liaison office for better communication

    Thursday, September 13 2018 11:16 PM EDT2018-09-14 03:16:56 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-09-15 09:26:41 GMT
    The rival Koreas have opened their first liaison office near their tense border to facilitate better communication and exchanges.
    The rival Koreas have opened their first liaison office near their tense border to facilitate better communication and exchanges.
  • Workers, execs and politicians bid farewell to late Fiat CEO

    Workers, execs and politicians bid farewell to late Fiat CEO

    Friday, September 14 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:45:40 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-09-15 09:26:26 GMT
    The heir to the Fiat-founding Agnelli family has paid an emotional farewell to the late CEO Sergio Marchionne who died suddenly in July, saying "he taught all of us ... to have the courage to change.''.
    The heir to the Fiat-founding Agnelli family has paid an emotional farewell to the late CEO Sergio Marchionne who died suddenly in July, saying "he taught all of us ... to have the courage to change.''.
  • Fighting breaks out in South Sudan 2 days after peace deal

    Fighting breaks out in South Sudan 2 days after peace deal

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:05:44 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-09-15 08:07:18 GMT
    Fighting erupts in South Sudan 2 days after 'final final' peace deal; sides blame each other.
    Fighting erupts in South Sudan 2 days after 'final final' peace deal; sides blame each other.
  • As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?'

    As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?'

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:44:32 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-09-15 06:35:41 GMT
    Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling.
    Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling.
  • Ferocious typhoon plows through rain-soaked Philippines

    Ferocious typhoon plows through rain-soaked Philippines

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:06:58 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-09-15 05:56:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Aaron Favila). A member of the Philippine Air Force stands in front of a satellite image of Typhoon Mangkhut, locally named Typhoon Ompong, at the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council operations center in metropolitan Manil...(AP Photo/Aaron Favila). A member of the Philippine Air Force stands in front of a satellite image of Typhoon Mangkhut, locally named Typhoon Ompong, at the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council operations center in metropolitan Manil...
    Typhoon Mangkhut has retained its ferocious strength and slightly shifted toward more densely populated coastal provinces as it barrels closer to the northeastern Philippines, where a massive evacuation is underway.
    Typhoon Mangkhut has retained its ferocious strength and slightly shifted toward more densely populated coastal provinces as it barrels closer to the northeastern Philippines, where a massive evacuation is underway.
  • Syria criticizes event on UN body investigating crimes

    Syria criticizes event on UN body investigating crimes

    Friday, September 14 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-09-14 19:14:41 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:48:43 GMT
    Syria is sharply criticizing an upcoming event about the U.N. investigative body that is assisting in documenting serious crimes committed during the seven-year Syrian conflict, including possible war crimes and...
    Syria is sharply criticizing an upcoming event about the U.N. investigative body that is assisting in documenting serious crimes committed during the seven-year Syrian conflict, including possible war crimes and crimes against humanity.
  • Dutch ousted Russians for alleged attempt to hack Swiss lab

    Dutch ousted Russians for alleged attempt to hack Swiss lab

    Friday, September 14 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-09-14 15:14:34 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-09-15 00:49:00 GMT
    Switzerland's intelligence agency says Dutch authorities arrested and expelled two suspected Russian spies who allegedly tried to hack a Swiss laboratory that conducts tests for the U.N.-backed chemical weapons...
    Switzerland's intelligence agency says Dutch authorities arrested and expelled two suspected Russian spies who allegedly tried to hack a Swiss laboratory that conducts tests for the U.N.-backed chemical weapons watchdog.
  • Uncertainties mount as Iraq's PM says he won't seek 2nd term

    Uncertainties mount as Iraq's PM says he won't seek 2nd term

    Friday, September 14 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-09-14 15:58:32 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:48 PM EDT2018-09-15 00:48:50 GMT
    Iraq's Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi says he will not "cling to power," after Iraq's highest Shiite religious authority called for the appointment of a new head of government.
    Iraq's Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi says he will not "cling to power," after Iraq's highest Shiite religious authority called for the appointment of a new head of government.
  • No progress as US, Cuba meet on mysterious 'health attacks'

    No progress as US, Cuba meet on mysterious 'health attacks'

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:10:22 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-09-14 22:47:04 GMT
    U.S. and Cuban officials are meeting later today in new effort to determine the method and motive behind mystery incidents in Havana that have injured American diplomats.
    U.S. and Cuban officials are meeting later today in new effort to determine the method and motive behind mystery incidents in Havana that have injured American diplomats.
  • Pussy Riot member said to regain consciousness in hospital

    Pussy Riot member said to regain consciousness in hospital

    Friday, September 14 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-09-14 20:38:43 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-09-14 20:54:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, File). FILE - In this Sunday, July 15, 2018 file photo, Pyotr Verzilov invading the pitch, runs away as a steward tries to stop him during the France and Croatia 2018 World Cup final match in the Luzhniki Stadium in Mosco...(AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, File). FILE - In this Sunday, July 15, 2018 file photo, Pyotr Verzilov invading the pitch, runs away as a steward tries to stop him during the France and Croatia 2018 World Cup final match in the Luzhniki Stadium in Mosco...
    A member of Russia's Pussy Riot protest group says her fellow activist who is hospitalized with possible poisoning has regained consciousness.
    A member of Russia's Pussy Riot protest group says her fellow activist who is hospitalized with possible poisoning has regained consciousness.
  • Palestinian official: US Mideast policies 'irresponsible'

    Palestinian official: US Mideast policies 'irresponsible'

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-09-14 18:08:00 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 19:15:31 GMT
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's spokesman says the United States has adopted an "irresponsible policy" for the Middle East that betrays a "blind bias.".
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's spokesman says the United States has adopted an "irresponsible policy" for the Middle East that betrays a "blind bias.".
  • Israeli troops kill 3 Palestinians, including boy, in Gaza

    Israeli troops kill 3 Palestinians, including boy, in Gaza

    Friday, September 14 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 16:15:33 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-09-14 18:46:56 GMT
    Gaza's Health Ministry says two Palestinians were killed as thousands of protesters gathered along the territory's border with Israel.
    Gaza's Health Ministry says two Palestinians were killed as thousands of protesters gathered along the territory's border with Israel.
  • UN cancer agency: 18 million new cancer cases this year

    UN cancer agency: 18 million new cancer cases this year

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:33:54 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-09-14 18:38:50 GMT
    The World Health Organization's cancer research arm estimates there will be about 18 million new cases of cancer globally this year and more than 9 million cancer deaths.
    The World Health Organization's cancer research arm estimates there will be about 18 million new cases of cancer globally this year and more than 9 million cancer deaths.
  • Boat sirens wail, Genoa pauses, month after bridge collapse

    Boat sirens wail, Genoa pauses, month after bridge collapse

    Friday, September 14 2018 8:16 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:16:57 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:28:14 GMT
    Genoa has paused for a moment of silence in memory of 43 dead a month after its key highway bridge collapsed.
    Genoa has paused for a moment of silence in memory of 43 dead a month after its key highway bridge collapsed.