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  • Saudi women in driver's seat as longstanding ban is lifted

    Saudi women in driver's seat as longstanding ban is lifted

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). Hessah al-Ajaji drivers her car down the capital's busy Tahlia Street after midnight for the first time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. Saudi women are in the driver's seat for the first time in their countr...(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). Hessah al-Ajaji drivers her car down the capital's busy Tahlia Street after midnight for the first time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. Saudi women are in the driver's seat for the first time in their countr...
    Saudi women steered their way through busy streets for the first time just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on women driving was lifted.More >
    Saudi women steered their way through busy streets for the first time just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on women driving was lifted.More >
  • Mattis seeks less contentious visit with Chinese

    Mattis seeks less contentious visit with Chinese

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:44 GMT
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is laying out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia.More >
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is laying out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia.More >
  • EU papers over differences after 'frank' migration talks

    EU papers over differences after 'frank' migration talks

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:39 GMT
    (Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...(Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...
    The leaders of Germany, France and about a dozen other European Union nations are converging on Brussels for an afternoon of informal talks on differences over migrant ahead of a full EU summit that starts next...More >
    The leaders of Germany, France and about a dozen other European Union nations are converging on Brussels for an afternoon of informal talks on differences over migrant ahead of a full EU summit that starts next Thursday.More >
  • Australia and Vanuatu to negotiate security treaty

    Australia and Vanuatu to negotiate security treaty

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:32 GMT
    Australia says it will negotiate a security treaty with Vanuatu, weeks after the Australian prime minister warned China against building a military base on the South Pacific island nation.More >
    Australia says it will negotiate a security treaty with Vanuatu, weeks after the Australian prime minister warned China against building a military base on the South Pacific island nation.More >
  • Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead

    Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:31 GMT
    Nigeria's president reports 'deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 said dead in communal clashes.More >
    Nigeria's president reports 'deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 said dead in communal clashes.More >
  • Koreas discuss removing North's artillery from tense border

    Koreas discuss removing North's artillery from tense border

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:27 GMT
    South Korea's prime minister says the rival Koreas are discussing the relocation of North Korea's long-range artillery systems away from the Korean border.More >
    South Korea's prime minister says the rival Koreas are discussing the relocation of North Korea's long-range artillery systems away from the Korean border.More >
  • Prince William on historic Mideast trip, praises Jordan ties

    Prince William on historic Mideast trip, praises Jordan ties

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:20 GMT
    Britain's Prince William kicks off politically delicate five-day tour of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories.More >
    Britain's Prince William kicks off politically delicate five-day tour of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories.More >
  • Indonesia identifies likely location of ferry in crater lake

    Indonesia identifies likely location of ferry in crater lake

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:17 GMT
    The chief of Indonesia's national search and rescue agency says it has identified the location of a ferry that sunk in a deep volcanic crater lake a week ago with some 200 people aboard.More >
    The chief of Indonesia's national search and rescue agency says it has identified the location of a ferry that sunk in a deep volcanic crater lake a week ago with some 200 people aboard.More >
  • Turkey's victorious Erdogan set to assume sweeping powers

    Turkey's victorious Erdogan set to assume sweeping powers

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:14 GMT
    (Presidency Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, waves to supporters of his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Ankara, Turkey, early Monday, June 25, 2018. Erdogan won Turkey's landmark election Sunday, the c...(Presidency Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, waves to supporters of his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Ankara, Turkey, early Monday, June 25, 2018. Erdogan won Turkey's landmark election Sunday, the c...
    Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has dominated Turkish politics for the past 15 years, is set to extend his rule with sweeping powers after winning landmark presidential and parliamentary elections.More >
    Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has dominated Turkish politics for the past 15 years, is set to extend his rule with sweeping powers after winning landmark presidential and parliamentary elections.More >
  • Water, mud block rescue attempt for 12 boys inside Thai cave

    Water, mud block rescue attempt for 12 boys inside Thai cave

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:54:10 GMT
    (TPBS via AP). In this image made from video taken Sunday, June 24, 2018, rescue teams gather at the entrance of a deep cave where a group of boys went missing in Chang Rai, northern Thailand. Officials say multiple attempts to locate the 12 boys and t...(TPBS via AP). In this image made from video taken Sunday, June 24, 2018, rescue teams gather at the entrance of a deep cave where a group of boys went missing in Chang Rai, northern Thailand. Officials say multiple attempts to locate the 12 boys and t...
    Officials say multiple attempts to locate 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a flooded cave in northern Thailand for nearly two days have failed, but they believe they're still alive.More >
    Officials say multiple attempts to locate 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in a flooded cave in northern Thailand for nearly two days have failed, but they believe they're still alive.More >
  • Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead

    Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:45:51 GMT
    Nigeria's president reports 'deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 said dead in communal clashes.More >
    Nigeria's president reports 'deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 said dead in communal clashes.More >
  • The Latest: Turkey's election board declares Erdogan winner

    The Latest: Turkey's election board declares Erdogan winner

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:44 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:44:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A bicycle, left by a cyclist taking a break is seen in Ortakoy square backdropped the "July 15th Martyrs' bridge, formerly known as Bosporus Bridge, over the Bosporus Strait, separating Europe and Asia, in Istanbul, Sunda...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A bicycle, left by a cyclist taking a break is seen in Ortakoy square backdropped the "July 15th Martyrs' bridge, formerly known as Bosporus Bridge, over the Bosporus Strait, separating Europe and Asia, in Istanbul, Sunda...
    Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have arrested six people for allegedly insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of a campaign rally by his main opponent in Sunday's elections.More >
    Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have arrested six people for allegedly insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of a campaign rally by his main opponent in Sunday's elections.More >
  • Erdogan proclaimed winner of Turkey's presidential election

    Erdogan proclaimed winner of Turkey's presidential election

    Monday, June 25 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-06-25 07:35:18 GMT
    Polls have opened for Turkey's high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections which could consolidate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's hold on power or curtail his political ambitions.More >
    Polls have opened for Turkey's high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections which could consolidate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's hold on power or curtail his political ambitions.More >
  • Water, mud block rescue attempt for 12 boys inside Thai cave

    Water, mud block rescue attempt for 12 boys inside Thai cave

    Monday, June 25 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 06:54:30 GMT
    Rescuers are planning a second attempt to try to get through a small, flooded passage inside a Thai cave to search for 12 boys and their soccer coach who entered the cave two days ago.More >
    Rescuers are planning a second attempt to try to get through a small, flooded passage inside a Thai cave to search for 12 boys and their soccer coach who entered the cave two days ago.More >
  • US restaurants host refugee chefs who offer a taste of home

    US restaurants host refugee chefs who offer a taste of home

    Monday, June 25 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-06-25 06:37:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...(AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.More >
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.More >
  • Hundreds march in Berlin to demand an end to using coal

    Hundreds march in Berlin to demand an end to using coal

    Monday, June 25 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-06-25 05:55:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, Pool). German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a meeting  in Berlin, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, which prepares a climate change conference that takes place later this year in Poland's city Katowice.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, Pool). German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a meeting in Berlin, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, which prepares a climate change conference that takes place later this year in Poland's city Katowice.
    Hundreds of people are marching through the German capital to protest for an end to burn coal to produce electricity.More >
    Hundreds of people are marching through the German capital to protest for an end to burn coal to produce electricity.More >
  • UK euroskeptics urge PM May to prepare for 'no deal' Brexit

    UK euroskeptics urge PM May to prepare for 'no deal' Brexit

    Monday, June 25 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-06-25 05:54:33 GMT
    (John Stillwell/PA via AP). From centre carrying banner, British lawmaker Vince Cable,  Pro-EU campaigners Gina Miller, Tony Robinson and lawmaker Caroline Lucas join crowds taking part in the People's Vote march for a second EU referendum, at Trafalga...(John Stillwell/PA via AP). From centre carrying banner, British lawmaker Vince Cable, Pro-EU campaigners Gina Miller, Tony Robinson and lawmaker Caroline Lucas join crowds taking part in the People's Vote march for a second EU referendum, at Trafalga...
    Pro-Brexit politicians and business figures are urging British Prime Minister Theresa May to be ready to walk away from the European Union without a trade agreement, despite warnings from major manufacturers that a...More >
    Pro-Brexit politicians and business figures are urging British Prime Minister Theresa May to be ready to walk away from the European Union without a trade agreement, despite warnings from major manufacturers that a "no deal" Brexit would be disastrous.More >
  • OPEC and allies agree to share oil production increase

    OPEC and allies agree to share oil production increase

    Monday, June 25 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-06-25 04:44:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ronald Zak). Khalid Al-Falih Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia speaks prior to the start of a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, and non OPEC members at their headquarters ...(AP Photo/Ronald Zak). Khalid Al-Falih Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia speaks prior to the start of a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, and non OPEC members at their headquarters ...
    OPEC nations and oil-producing countries not in the cartel say they have agreed to share increased oil production a day after OPEC announced it would pump more crude oil _ a move that should help contain the recent...More >
    OPEC nations and oil-producing countries not in the cartel say they have agreed to share increased oil production a day after OPEC announced it would pump more crude oil _ a move that should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices.More >
  • US Defense chief to visit China amid S. China Sea tensions

    US Defense chief to visit China amid S. China Sea tensions

    Monday, June 25 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-06-25 04:37:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, center, steps away after speaking with the media at the Pentagon. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of "intimidation ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, center, steps away after speaking with the media at the Pentagon. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of "intimidation ...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting Beijing this week against the background of growing tensions over Taiwan, China's militarization of South China Sea and expanding overseas presence of the People's...More >
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting Beijing this week against the background of growing tensions over Taiwan, China's militarization of South China Sea and expanding overseas presence of the People's Liberation Army.More >
  • Zimbabwe says 'nothing will stop' election after rally blast

    Zimbabwe says 'nothing will stop' election after rally blast

    Monday, June 25 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-06-25 04:16:17 GMT
    (AP Photo). EDS NOTE GRAPHIC CONTENT Injured people lay on the ground following an explosion at a Zanu pf rally in Bulawayo, Saturday, June, 23, 2018.  An explosion rocked a stadium where Zimbabwe's president was addressing a campaign rally on Saturday...(AP Photo). EDS NOTE GRAPHIC CONTENT Injured people lay on the ground following an explosion at a Zanu pf rally in Bulawayo, Saturday, June, 23, 2018. An explosion rocked a stadium where Zimbabwe's president was addressing a campaign rally on Saturday...
    Zimbabwe rules out state of emergency after blast at president's campaign rally injures 41.More >
    Zimbabwe rules out state of emergency after blast at president's campaign rally injures 41.More >
  • DJ Calvin Harris stoked by Harry Kane nod to 'One Kiss'

    DJ Calvin Harris stoked by Harry Kane nod to 'One Kiss'

    Monday, June 25 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-06-25 04:05:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). England's Harry Kane celebrates his team's 6-1 victory at the end of the group G match between England and Panama at the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod , Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). England's Harry Kane celebrates his team's 6-1 victory at the end of the group G match between England and Panama at the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium in Nizhny Novgorod , Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018.
    Harry Kane was asked after England's win in the World Cup what song he'd like to be played in his honor on a Brazilian radio station.More >
    Harry Kane was asked after England's win in the World Cup what song he'd like to be played in his honor on a Brazilian radio station.More >
  • Messi birthday overshadowed by Argentina's World Cup crisis

    Messi birthday overshadowed by Argentina's World Cup crisis

    Sunday, June 24 2018 11:44 PM EDT2018-06-25 03:44:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan). Lionel Messi is congratulated by coach Jorge Sampaoli on the day of his birthday during a training session of Argentina at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Bronnitsy, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan). Lionel Messi is congratulated by coach Jorge Sampaoli on the day of his birthday during a training session of Argentina at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Bronnitsy, Russia, Sunday, June 24, 2018.
    Lionel Messi's birthday is being overshadowed by turmoil embroiling Argentina's coach and the squad.More >
    Lionel Messi's birthday is being overshadowed by turmoil embroiling Argentina's coach and the squad.More >
  • 'Game of Thrones' co-stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie wed

    'Game of Thrones' co-stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie wed

    Sunday, June 24 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-06-25 01:24:31 GMT
    Former "Game of Thrones" co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are marrying at the bride's family castle in Scotland.More >
    Former "Game of Thrones" co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are marrying at the bride's family castle in Scotland.More >
  • Sweden player condemns racist abuse after World Cup loss

    Sweden player condemns racist abuse after World Cup loss

    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-06-25 00:56:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergei Grits). Referee Szymon Marcniak of Poland, right, talks with Sweden's Jimmy Durmaz, middle, at the end the group F match between Germany and Sweden at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Fisht Stadium in Sochi, Russia, Saturday, June 23, ...(AP Photo/Sergei Grits). Referee Szymon Marcniak of Poland, right, talks with Sweden's Jimmy Durmaz, middle, at the end the group F match between Germany and Sweden at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Fisht Stadium in Sochi, Russia, Saturday, June 23, ...
    Sweden midfielder Jimmy Durmaz says the racist abuse aimed at him over social media following the 2-1 loss to Germany at the World Cup has been "completely unacceptable.".More >
    Sweden midfielder Jimmy Durmaz says the racist abuse aimed at him over social media following the 2-1 loss to Germany at the World Cup has been "completely unacceptable.".More >
  • Switzerland awaits FIFA judgment on 'provocative' gestures

    Switzerland awaits FIFA judgment on 'provocative' gestures

    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-06-25 00:55:47 GMT
    (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP). Switzerland's Granit Xhaka celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the group E match between Switzerland and Serbia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia, Frida...(Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP). Switzerland's Granit Xhaka celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the group E match between Switzerland and Serbia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad, Russia, Frida...
    The head of Switzerland's soccer federation said Sunday he does not expect FIFA to suspend his players despite goal celebrations seen as inflaming political tensions with Serbia.More >
    The head of Switzerland's soccer federation said Sunday he does not expect FIFA to suspend his players despite goal celebrations seen as inflaming political tensions with Serbia.More >
  • France, Belgium seek UNESCO recognition for WWI memorials

    France, Belgium seek UNESCO recognition for WWI memorials

    Sunday, June 24 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-06-24 23:15:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File). FILE - In this May 27, 2018, file photo, U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Major Darrell Carver, based in North Carolina, touches a headstone at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, France. France and Belgium are urgin...(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File). FILE - In this May 27, 2018, file photo, U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Major Darrell Carver, based in North Carolina, touches a headstone at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, France. France and Belgium are urgin...
    France and Belgium are urging UNESCO to designate scores of their World War I memorials and cemeteries as World Heritage sites as the centennial remembrance of the 1914-1918 war nears its end.More >
    France and Belgium are urging UNESCO to designate scores of their World War I memorials and cemeteries as World Heritage sites as the centennial remembrance of the 1914-1918 war nears its end.More >
  • Sources: Salah considering retiring from national team

    Sources: Salah considering retiring from national team

    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-06-24 22:17:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). Egypt's Mohamed Salah, left, speaks with goalkeeper Essam El Hadary during Egypt's official training on the eve of the group A match between Saudi Arabia and Egypt at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Volgograd Arena, in Volg...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). Egypt's Mohamed Salah, left, speaks with goalkeeper Essam El Hadary during Egypt's official training on the eve of the group A match between Saudi Arabia and Egypt at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Volgograd Arena, in Volg...
    Sources tell AP Salah says he is considering retiring from national play after being used as a political symbol in Chechnya.More >
    Sources tell AP Salah says he is considering retiring from national play after being used as a political symbol in Chechnya.More >
  • 36 dead in militia attack on village in central Mali: Group

    36 dead in militia attack on village in central Mali: Group

    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-06-24 22:15:29 GMT
    36 said killed in militia attack on Fulani village in Mali amid suspicions of al-Qaida links.More >
    36 said killed in militia attack on Fulani village in Mali amid suspicions of al-Qaida links.More >
  • Libyan coast guard intercepts 450 migrants bound for Europe

    Libyan coast guard intercepts 450 migrants bound for Europe

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-06-24 21:46:38 GMT
    Libya's coast guard says it has intercepted some 100 African migrants, including dozens of children and women, in the Mediterranean Sea near its shores.More >
    Libya's coast guard says it has intercepted some 100 African migrants, including dozens of children and women, in the Mediterranean Sea near its shores.More >
  • Kushner rips Abbas, says Mideast peace plan due 'soon'

    Kushner rips Abbas, says Mideast peace plan due 'soon'

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-06-24 20:37:19 GMT
    (MENA via AP). In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 photo, provided by Egypt's state news agency, MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, meets with President Donald  Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, second left, and Mide...(MENA via AP). In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 photo, provided by Egypt's state news agency, MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, meets with President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, second left, and Mide...
    Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's Mideast envoy, says the administration will soon present its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, with or without input from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.More >
    Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's Mideast envoy, says the administration will soon present its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, with or without input from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.More >
  • Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile fired at capital

    Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile fired at capital

    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-06-24 19:47:42 GMT
    Saudi Arabia's state media says the kingdom's air defenses have intercepted a ballistic missile fired over the capital from Yemen, where Saudi-led coalition forces are at war.More >
    Saudi Arabia's state media says the kingdom's air defenses have intercepted a ballistic missile fired over the capital from Yemen, where Saudi-led coalition forces are at war.More >
  • Police: 25 injured in building explosion in Germany

    Police: 25 injured in building explosion in Germany

    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-06-24 19:03:53 GMT
    German police say 25 people were injured, four of them severely, when an explosion destroyed a building in the western city of Wuppertal.More >
    German police say 25 people were injured, four of them severely, when an explosion destroyed a building in the western city of Wuppertal.More >
  • Iraq elections commissions prepares for partial recount

    Iraq elections commissions prepares for partial recount

    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:23:56 GMT
    Iraq's elections commission says it has directed its branches to send ballot boxes possibly affected by fraud to Baghdad for a recount.More >
    Iraq's elections commission says it has directed its branches to send ballot boxes possibly affected by fraud to Baghdad for a recount.More >
  • Activists: US tells rebels in Syria not to expect support

    Activists: US tells rebels in Syria not to expect support

    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:14:08 GMT
    Syrian state media say government forces have advanced deeper into the southern province of Daraa under the cover of airstrikes, entering new villages.More >
    Syrian state media say government forces have advanced deeper into the southern province of Daraa under the cover of airstrikes, entering new villages.More >
  • Jews, Muslims in Berlin team up on bike rides against hatred

    Jews, Muslims in Berlin team up on bike rides against hatred

    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:08:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). A Muslim and a Jewish man rides a tandem together during a bicycle tandem tour of Jews and Moslems against anti-Semitism and hatred of Muslims in Berlin, Sunday, June 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). A Muslim and a Jewish man rides a tandem together during a bicycle tandem tour of Jews and Moslems against anti-Semitism and hatred of Muslims in Berlin, Sunday, June 24, 2018.
    Jews, Muslims team up on tandem bike rides against hatred in German capital.More >
    Jews, Muslims team up on tandem bike rides against hatred in German capital.More >
  • The Latest: No decisions at 'frank and open' migration talks

    The Latest: No decisions at 'frank and open' migration talks

    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:08:32 GMT
    (Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...(Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...
    Italy's populist 5-Star Movement is demanding that European countries step up and actually take action to deal with hundreds of thousands of migrants on the continent, warning that the future of Europe is at stake.More >
    Italy's populist 5-Star Movement is demanding that European countries step up and actually take action to deal with hundreds of thousands of migrants on the continent, warning that the future of Europe is at stake.More >
  • Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

    Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-06-24 17:38:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, a courtyard is seen at the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults with children who have been app...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, a courtyard is seen at the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults with children who have been app...
    Trump administration seeks to expand family detention for immigrants stopped along border.More >
    Trump administration seeks to expand family detention for immigrants stopped along border.More >
  • 2nd person dies after grenade blast at huge Ethiopia rally

    2nd person dies after grenade blast at huge Ethiopia rally

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-06-24 17:35:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene). Ethiopians rally in solidarity with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Meskel Square in the capital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Saturday, June 23, 2018. A deadly explosion struck the huge rally for Ethiopia's reformist new prime mini...(AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene). Ethiopians rally in solidarity with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Meskel Square in the capital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Saturday, June 23, 2018. A deadly explosion struck the huge rally for Ethiopia's reformist new prime mini...
    2nd person dies after blast at massive Ethiopia rally, health minister says; 9 arrested.More >
    2nd person dies after blast at massive Ethiopia rally, health minister says; 9 arrested.More >
  • Stars flock to the Dior debut of Kim Jones at Paris menswear

    Stars flock to the Dior debut of Kim Jones at Paris menswear

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-06-24 16:44:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). A model wears a creation as part of McQueen Men's Spring-Summer 2019 fashion collection presented in Paris, Friday June 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). A model wears a creation as part of McQueen Men's Spring-Summer 2019 fashion collection presented in Paris, Friday June 22, 2018.
    Paris' frenetic menswear shows are highlighting bright colors and attracting huge crowds and VIPs.More >
    Paris' frenetic menswear shows are highlighting bright colors and attracting huge crowds and VIPs.More >
  • The Latest: Auto trade group decries Trump's tariff threat

    The Latest: Auto trade group decries Trump's tariff threat

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-06-24 16:34:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...
    The Latest: As trade tensions rise, Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on EU cars.More >
    The Latest: As trade tensions rise, Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on EU cars.More >
  • Egypt extends its state of emergency for another 3 months

    Egypt extends its state of emergency for another 3 months

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-06-24 16:34:20 GMT
    Egypt has extended its state of emergency for yet another three months.More >
    Egypt has extended its state of emergency for yet another three months.More >
  • Israel's El Al faces scrutiny after moving female passengers

    Israel's El Al faces scrutiny after moving female passengers

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-06-24 16:16:43 GMT
    The Israeli airline El Al is under scrutiny after moving female passengers at the request of ultra-Orthodox men.More >
    The Israeli airline El Al is under scrutiny after moving female passengers at the request of ultra-Orthodox men.More >
  • Israel opposition leader named head of Jewish Agency

    Israel opposition leader named head of Jewish Agency

    Sunday, June 24 2018 11:35 AM EDT2018-06-24 15:35:08 GMT
    Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog is unanimously elected head of the Jewish Agency for Israel, a non-governmental organization that works closely with the Israeli government to promote Jewish immigration to...More >
    Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog is unanimously elected head of the Jewish Agency for Israel, a non-governmental organization that works closely with the Israeli government to promote Jewish immigration to Israel.More >
  • Egypt's president approves law for ride-hailing apps

    Egypt's president approves law for ride-hailing apps

    Sunday, June 24 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-06-24 15:04:23 GMT
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has approved a law governing popular ride-hailing apps Uber and Careem after the companies appealed a court ruling that revoked their licenses.More >
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has approved a law governing popular ride-hailing apps Uber and Careem after the companies appealed a court ruling that revoked their licenses.More >
  • Airbus threatens to leave Britain in case of no-deal Brexit

    Airbus threatens to leave Britain in case of no-deal Brexit

    Sunday, June 24 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-06-24 13:54:40 GMT
    Aviation giant airbus has threatened to leave Britain if the country fails to secure a withdrawal deal on leaving the European Union.More >
    Aviation giant airbus has threatened to leave Britain if the country fails to secure a withdrawal deal on leaving the European Union.More >
  • TV weather presenters don ties to highlight global warming

    TV weather presenters don ties to highlight global warming

    Sunday, June 24 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-06-24 13:37:46 GMT
    TV weather presenters around the world have teamed up to highlight the impact of climate change by wearing ties, pendants and badges with "warming stripes" while on air.More >
    TV weather presenters around the world have teamed up to highlight the impact of climate change by wearing ties, pendants and badges with "warming stripes" while on air.More >
  • New Zealand leader leaves hospital 3 days after giving birth

    New Zealand leader leaves hospital 3 days after giving birth

    Sunday, June 24 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 13:15:11 GMT
    (Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand via AP). In this photo released by the Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern, left, and midwife Libby, no surname given, pose with Ardern's newborn daughter at the Aucklan...(Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand via AP). In this photo released by the Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern, left, and midwife Libby, no surname given, pose with Ardern's newborn daughter at the Aucklan...
    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford have named their baby daughter Neve and say they want her to grow up in a world in which she can make choices about her family and career...More >
    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford have named their baby daughter Neve and say they want her to grow up in a world in which she can make choices about her family and career based on what she wants.More >
  • Libya's UN-backed government says 3 abducted Turks released

    Libya's UN-backed government says 3 abducted Turks released

    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:33:40 GMT
    Libya's U.N.-backed government in Tripoli has said three Turkish workers who were kidnapped last year in a southern Libyan town have been released.More >
    Libya's U.N.-backed government in Tripoli has said three Turkish workers who were kidnapped last year in a southern Libyan town have been released.More >
  • EU imposes tariffs on US peanuts, motorcycles and whiskey

    EU imposes tariffs on US peanuts, motorcycles and whiskey

    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:14:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...
    The European Union is enforcing tariffs on $3.4 billion in U.S. products as of Friday in retaliation to duties the Trump administration has put on European steel and aluminum.More >
    The European Union is enforcing tariffs on $3.4 billion in U.S. products as of Friday in retaliation to duties the Trump administration has put on European steel and aluminum.More >
  • Debate over migrants divides EU; Mini-summit seeks solutions

    Debate over migrants divides EU; Mini-summit seeks solutions

    Sunday, June 24 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-06-24 11:35:06 GMT
    (Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline rescues migrants from a rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Italy's interio...(Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline rescues migrants from a rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Italy's interio...
    Several EU leaders on Sunday will try to find common ground for tackling a growing political crisis over the management of migrants arriving on Europe's shores in search of better lives which threatens to undermine...More >
    Several EU leaders on Sunday will try to find common ground for tackling a growing political crisis over the management of migrants arriving on Europe's shores in search of better lives which threatens to undermine the entire EU project.More >
  • As driving ban lifted, Saudi women in crosshairs of change

    As driving ban lifted, Saudi women in crosshairs of change

    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-06-24 10:33:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this June 22, 2018 photo, a woman tests a car driving simulator with her son at a road safety event for female drivers launched at the Riyadh Park Mall in Saudi Arabia.(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this June 22, 2018 photo, a woman tests a car driving simulator with her son at a road safety event for female drivers launched at the Riyadh Park Mall in Saudi Arabia.
    Saudi women in the crosshairs of progress and patriarchy as they prepare to drive for the first time.More >
    Saudi women in the crosshairs of progress and patriarchy as they prepare to drive for the first time.More >
  • US moves 100 coffins to N. Korean border for war remains

    US moves 100 coffins to N. Korean border for war remains

    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 10:23:46 GMT
    The U.S. military says it is moving "assets" to a U.S. air base near South Korea's capital and to the inter-Korean border to prepare for North Korea's returning of the remains of U.S. soldiers who have been missing...More >
    The U.S. military says it is moving "assets" to a U.S. air base near South Korea's capital and to the inter-Korean border to prepare for North Korea's returning of the remains of U.S. soldiers who have been missing since the 1950-53 Korean War.More >
  • Saudi women are now driving as longstanding ban ends

    Saudi women are now driving as longstanding ban ends

    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-06-24 10:14:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this June 23, 2018 photo, 34-year old Asmaa al-Assdmi poses for a photograph holding her new car license at the Saudi Driving School inside Princess Nora University in Saudi Arabia.(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this June 23, 2018 photo, 34-year old Asmaa al-Assdmi poses for a photograph holding her new car license at the Saudi Driving School inside Princess Nora University in Saudi Arabia.
    Saudi women are in the driver's seat for the first time in their country and steering their way through busy city streets just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on women driving was lifted.More >
    Saudi women are in the driver's seat for the first time in their country and steering their way through busy city streets just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on women driving was lifted.More >
  • Mexican soccer fans and pride marchers mingle in celebration

    Mexican soccer fans and pride marchers mingle in celebration

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:53:41 GMT
    Soccer fans have converged on Mexico's Angel of Independence to celebrate the national team's second win in the World Cup.More >
    Soccer fans have converged on Mexico's Angel of Independence to celebrate the national team's second win in the World Cup.More >
  • Egypt officer who thought to break Israeli Bar Lev line dies

    Egypt officer who thought to break Israeli Bar Lev line dies

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:33 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:33:40 GMT
    Egypt's state-owned media says the army officer credited with the idea to destroy the Bar Lev line on the Suez Canal's eastern bank during the 1973 Arab Israeli war has died.More >
    Egypt's state-owned media says the army officer credited with the idea to destroy the Bar Lev line on the Suez Canal's eastern bank during the 1973 Arab Israeli war has died.More >
  • Zimbabwe leader calls assassination attempt 'cowardly act'

    Zimbabwe leader calls assassination attempt 'cowardly act'

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:26:21 GMT
    Zimbabwe state media report explosion at president's campaign rally; Mnangagwa not hurt.More >
    Zimbabwe state media report explosion at president's campaign rally; Mnangagwa not hurt.More >
  • 1 dead after attack at huge rally for Ethiopia's new PM

    1 dead after attack at huge rally for Ethiopia's new PM

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:24:33 GMT
    Ethiopians by the thousands rally in support of new, reformist prime minister.More >
    Ethiopians by the thousands rally in support of new, reformist prime minister.More >
  • IS demands release of Iraq women prisoners in hostage video

    IS demands release of Iraq women prisoners in hostage video

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:23:54 GMT
    The Islamic State group has released a hostage video demanding the release of all Sunni women prisoners from Iraqi jails.More >
    The Islamic State group has released a hostage video demanding the release of all Sunni women prisoners from Iraqi jails.More >
  • Romanian president to seek new term, backs corruption fight

    Romanian president to seek new term, backs corruption fight

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:23:52 GMT
    Romania's president says he will seek a new term, pledging to fight corruption after the leader of the ruling Social Democratic Party was convicted for abuse in office.More >
    Romania's president says he will seek a new term, pledging to fight corruption after the leader of the ruling Social Democratic Party was convicted for abuse in office.More >
  • The Latest: Police say 6 arrested after Ethiopia blast

    The Latest: Police say 6 arrested after Ethiopia blast

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:14 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:14:13 GMT
    The Latest: Explosion at rally for Ethiopia's new prime minister; 'few' reported injured.More >
    The Latest: Explosion at rally for Ethiopia's new prime minister; 'few' reported injured.More >
  • Macron proposes migrant centers in Europe to assess cases

    Macron proposes migrant centers in Europe to assess cases

    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:03:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, Pool). French President Emmanuel Macron, right, shakes hands with Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez after a joint press conference at the Elysee Palace, Saturday, June 23, 2018 in Paris.(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, Pool). French President Emmanuel Macron, right, shakes hands with Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez after a joint press conference at the Elysee Palace, Saturday, June 23, 2018 in Paris.
    French President Emmanuel Macron wants to create closed migrant centers on European soil so authorities can quickly decide whether arriving migrants are eligible to apply for asylum.More >
    French President Emmanuel Macron wants to create closed migrant centers on European soil so authorities can quickly decide whether arriving migrants are eligible to apply for asylum.More >
  • Campaign promises galore in last day before Turkish election

    Campaign promises galore in last day before Turkish election

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:54 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:54:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Supporters of Muharrem Ince, presidential candidate of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, shout slogans during an election rally in Istanbul, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Turkish voters will vote Sunday, June 24, in...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Supporters of Muharrem Ince, presidential candidate of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, shout slogans during an election rally in Istanbul, Saturday, June 23, 2018. Turkish voters will vote Sunday, June 24, in...
    Candidates in Turkey are campaigning for the last remaining hours before a propaganda ban begins ahead of Sunday's critical presidential and parliamentary elections.More >
    Candidates in Turkey are campaigning for the last remaining hours before a propaganda ban begins ahead of Sunday's critical presidential and parliamentary elections.More >
  • Argentina: cocaine seized in World Cup trophy replicas

    Argentina: cocaine seized in World Cup trophy replicas

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:53:53 GMT
    The security minister of Buenos Aires province said Friday that police have broken up an organization that trafficked marijuana and cocaine in fake World Cup trophies.More >
    The security minister of Buenos Aires province said Friday that police have broken up an organization that trafficked marijuana and cocaine in fake World Cup trophies.More >
  • The Latest: Zimbabwe leader says blast went off inches away

    The Latest: Zimbabwe leader says blast went off inches away

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:53:51 GMT
    The Latest: State media calls Zimbabwe blast at president's rally an assassination attempt.More >
    The Latest: State media calls Zimbabwe blast at president's rally an assassination attempt.More >
  • Poland's Walesa urges opposition to unite ahead of elections

    Poland's Walesa urges opposition to unite ahead of elections

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:43 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:43:59 GMT
    Poland's former president and pro-democracy leader, Lech Walesa, says he is joining forces with anti-government opposition to prevent the right-wing ruling party from winning elections that will be held on all...More >
    Poland's former president and pro-democracy leader, Lech Walesa, says he is joining forces with anti-government opposition to prevent the right-wing ruling party from winning elections that will be held on all levels in 2018-2020.More >
  • Syria army widens offensive on rebel-held areas in southwest

    Syria army widens offensive on rebel-held areas in southwest

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:43 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:43:51 GMT
    Syria state media and opposition activists say Syrian government troops are advancing on rebel-held areas in the country's southwestern region amid intense clashes in a widening offensive, shattering a U.S-backed...More >
    Syria state media and opposition activists say Syrian government troops are advancing on rebel-held areas in the country's southwestern region amid intense clashes in a widening offensive, shattering a U.S-backed truce.More >
  • The Latest: Macron wants asylum centers to hold migrants

    The Latest: Macron wants asylum centers to hold migrants

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:34 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:34:24 GMT
    (Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...(Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...
    Spanish authorities say they have rescued 569 migrants crossing the Mediterranean from North Africa to Spain by boat.More >
    Spanish authorities say they have rescued 569 migrants crossing the Mediterranean from North Africa to Spain by boat.More >
  • Pro-EU protesters march in London, demand new vote on Brexit

    Pro-EU protesters march in London, demand new vote on Brexit

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:24 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:24:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). In this photo taken Wednesday, June 20, 2018, anti-Brexit, pro-EU supporters hold placards during a protest near the Houses of Parliament in London. The divisions opened up by the 2016 referendum have not healed, but hardened, s...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). In this photo taken Wednesday, June 20, 2018, anti-Brexit, pro-EU supporters hold placards during a protest near the Houses of Parliament in London. The divisions opened up by the 2016 referendum have not healed, but hardened, s...
    Leading Brexit supporters are talking tough, and opponents are taking to the streets, on the second anniversary of Britain's vote to leave the European Union.More >
    Leading Brexit supporters are talking tough, and opponents are taking to the streets, on the second anniversary of Britain's vote to leave the European Union.More >
  • Israelis, Palestinians await William's inaugural royal visit

    Israelis, Palestinians await William's inaugural royal visit

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:23:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Daniel Leal Olivas, Pool). FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prince William, laughs while with military veterans now working for the National Health Service as he visits Evelina London Children's Hospital in London. Prince Wi...(AP Photo/Daniel Leal Olivas, Pool). FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prince William, laughs while with military veterans now working for the National Health Service as he visits Evelina London Children's Hospital in London. Prince Wi...
    Prince William is set to arrive in Israel and the Palestinian territories this week for the first official visit of a member of the British royal family.More >
    Prince William is set to arrive in Israel and the Palestinian territories this week for the first official visit of a member of the British royal family.More >
  • Pakistani Taliban choose new chief in place of Fazlullah

    Pakistani Taliban choose new chief in place of Fazlullah

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:23:56 GMT
    Pakistani Taliban militants have chosen a religious scholar as their new chief in place of Mullah Fazlullah killed earlier this month in a U.S. drone strike.More >
    Pakistani Taliban militants have chosen a religious scholar as their new chief in place of Mullah Fazlullah killed earlier this month in a U.S. drone strike.More >
  • Palestinian official: US peace plan doomed to fail

    Palestinian official: US peace plan doomed to fail

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:23:40 GMT
    The Palestinian president's spokesman says any American peace plan that bypasses the Palestinians is doomed to fail.More >
    The Palestinian president's spokesman says any American peace plan that bypasses the Palestinians is doomed to fail.More >
  • Vatican convicts ex-diplomat of child porn distribution

    Vatican convicts ex-diplomat of child porn distribution

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:15:17 GMT
    The Vatican tribunal convicted a former Holy See diplomat and sentenced him to five years in prison for possessing and distributing child pornography in the first such trial of its kind inside the Vatican that was...More >
    The Vatican tribunal convicted a former Holy See diplomat and sentenced him to five years in prison for possessing and distributing child pornography in the first such trial of its kind inside the Vatican that was sparked by a Canadian-U.S. investigation.More >
  • Protests in Spain over sex case; 5 suspects at home on bail

    Protests in Spain over sex case; 5 suspects at home on bail

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:07:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos). Women wearing red gloves while protesting at Plaza del Ayuntamiento square after three of five men granted bail after being acquitted of gang rape leave Pamplona's penitentiary, in Pamplona, northern Spain, Friday, June 22...(AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos). Women wearing red gloves while protesting at Plaza del Ayuntamiento square after three of five men granted bail after being acquitted of gang rape leave Pamplona's penitentiary, in Pamplona, northern Spain, Friday, June 22...
    Five Spanish men whose acquittal of gang rape charges and conviction on a lesser felony caused widespread outrage are back at home while a court considers their appeals against their nine-year prison sentences.More >
    Five Spanish men whose acquittal of gang rape charges and conviction on a lesser felony caused widespread outrage are back at home while a court considers their appeals against their nine-year prison sentences.More >
  • Congo says it will give Bemba diplomatic passport to return

    Congo says it will give Bemba diplomatic passport to return

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:07:07 GMT
    Congo to give Bemba, acquitted on appeal of war crimes at ICC, a diplomatic passport to return.More >
    Congo to give Bemba, acquitted on appeal of war crimes at ICC, a diplomatic passport to return.More >
  • The Latest: Ex-Vatican diplomat convicted for child porn

    The Latest: Ex-Vatican diplomat convicted for child porn

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:07:01 GMT
    Prosecutors have asked the Vatican tribunal to convict and sentence to more than five years a former Holy See diplomat who admitted to downloading child pornography during what he called a period of "fragility"...More >
    Prosecutors have asked the Vatican tribunal to convict and sentence to more than five years a former Holy See diplomat who admitted to downloading child pornography during what he called a period of "fragility" over a job transfer.More >
  • Popular hashtags take sides on Egypt president's leadership

    Popular hashtags take sides on Egypt president's leadership

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:06 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:06:44 GMT
    (MENA via AP). In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 photo, provided by Egypt's state news agency, MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, meets with President Donald  Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, second left, and Mide...(MENA via AP). In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 photo, provided by Egypt's state news agency, MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, meets with President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, second left, and Mide...
    Tens of thousands of Egyptians have set social media alight with tweets on opposing hashtags, one calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to resign and another praising his leadership.More >
    Tens of thousands of Egyptians have set social media alight with tweets on opposing hashtags, one calling on President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to resign and another praising his leadership.More >
  • Ex-soccer star says Iran officials barred him from program

    Ex-soccer star says Iran officials barred him from program

    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:57 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:57:36 GMT
    The former captain of Spain's national soccer team, Carles Puyol, is claiming that Iranian TV officials barred him from appearing as a World Cup commentator because of his long hair.More >
    The former captain of Spain's national soccer team, Carles Puyol, is claiming that Iranian TV officials barred him from appearing as a World Cup commentator because of his long hair.More >
  • Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

    Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:46:57 GMT
    Kim Jong-pil, who founded South Korea's spy agency and whose political skills earned him two tenures as prime minister, under his dictator boss and later under a man his agency once kidnapped, has died.More >
    Kim Jong-pil, who founded South Korea's spy agency and whose political skills earned him two tenures as prime minister, under his dictator boss and later under a man his agency once kidnapped, has died.More >
  • Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children

    Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children

    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:23:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Angui Funes, right, sits with her brother, Jesus, after crossing the border back to Reynosa, Mexico, Thursday, June 21, 2018. The family, who was seeking asylum, said they were told by officials they would be separated so t...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Angui Funes, right, sits with her brother, Jesus, after crossing the border back to Reynosa, Mexico, Thursday, June 21, 2018. The family, who was seeking asylum, said they were told by officials they would be separated so t...
    About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official says.More >
    About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official says.More >
  • Many Brazilians look to military amid anger at politicians

    Many Brazilians look to military amid anger at politicians

    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:39:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2018 file photo, presidential hopeful, conservative lawmaker Jair Bolsonaro flashes two thumbs up as he poses for a photo with cadets during a ceremony marking Army Day, in Brasilia, Brazil. Bolso...(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2018 file photo, presidential hopeful, conservative lawmaker Jair Bolsonaro flashes two thumbs up as he poses for a photo with cadets during a ceremony marking Army Day, in Brasilia, Brazil. Bolso...
    Many Brazilians look to the military amid anger at politicians, believing only the armed forces can root out corruption and put Latin America's largest nation back on track.More >
    Many Brazilians look to the military amid anger at politicians, believing only the armed forces can root out corruption and put Latin America's largest nation back on track.More >
  • Trump pushes back against border separation uproar

    Trump pushes back against border separation uproar

    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:38:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., center, and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Ct., left, speak with a Dept. of Homeland Security agent as they arrive to tour the Fabens Port-of-Entry facility which houses tent shelters used to ho...(AP Photo/Matt York). U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., center, and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Ct., left, speak with a Dept. of Homeland Security agent as they arrive to tour the Fabens Port-of-Entry facility which houses tent shelters used to ho...
    President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally.More >
    President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally.More >
  • UN: Basic human rights being 'chiseled away' in Venezuela

    UN: Basic human rights being 'chiseled away' in Venezuela

    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:17:31 GMT
    A U.N. report says the rule of law in Venezuela is quickly eroding as officials allow government security forces to kill citizens without any apparent consequences.More >
    A U.N. report says the rule of law in Venezuela is quickly eroding as officials allow government security forces to kill citizens without any apparent consequences.More >
  • US officials say girl on Time cover isn't separated from mom

    US officials say girl on Time cover isn't separated from mom

    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:08 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:08:35 GMT
    The father of the girl who is pictured crying on the cover of this week's Time magazine says the Honduran foreign ministry told him that his daughter is detained with her mother in McAllen, Texas, and the two have...More >
    The father of the girl who is pictured crying on the cover of this week's Time magazine says the Honduran foreign ministry told him that his daughter is detained with her mother in McAllen, Texas, and the two have not been separated.More >
  • The Latest: US condemns truce violations in southern Syria

    The Latest: US condemns truce violations in southern Syria

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:48:09 GMT
    Syrian President Bashar Assad has told a Russian television station that he thinks it would be pointless to have talks with the United States.More >
    Syrian President Bashar Assad has told a Russian television station that he thinks it would be pointless to have talks with the United States.More >
  • Jailed filmmaker in Russia loses 44 pounds on hunger strike

    Jailed filmmaker in Russia loses 44 pounds on hunger strike

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:47 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:47:58 GMT
    (AP Photo, file). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 file photo, Oleg Sentsov gestures as the verdict is delivered, as he stands behind bars at a court in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. A state news agency is quoting a Russian human rights official as sayin...(AP Photo, file). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 file photo, Oleg Sentsov gestures as the verdict is delivered, as he stands behind bars at a court in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. A state news agency is quoting a Russian human rights official as sayin...
    A lawyer for a Ukrainian filmmaker who has been on hunger strike for more than a month in a Russian prison says his client has lost about 20 kilograms (44 pounds) and is severely weak.More >
    A lawyer for a Ukrainian filmmaker who has been on hunger strike for more than a month in a Russian prison says his client has lost about 20 kilograms (44 pounds) and is severely weak.More >
  • Activists: Syrian government steps up offensive in southwest

    Activists: Syrian government steps up offensive in southwest

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:47 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:47:48 GMT
    Syrian activists: Government forces keep up pressure on strategic southwest, drop barrel bombs on rebel-held areas.More >
    Syrian activists: Government forces keep up pressure on strategic southwest, drop barrel bombs on rebel-held areas.More >
  • UN puts together a 'Youth World Cup' in New York

    UN puts together a 'Youth World Cup' in New York

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:37:04 GMT
    While the World Cup plays out in Russia, dozens of New York City children are set to play in a U.N.-sponsored youth version of the global soccer tournament.More >
    While the World Cup plays out in Russia, dozens of New York City children are set to play in a U.N.-sponsored youth version of the global soccer tournament.More >
  • OPEC agrees to pump more oil but crude prices jump anyway

    OPEC agrees to pump more oil but crude prices jump anyway

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:36 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:36:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano, File). FILE- In this Feb. 18, 2015, file photo, flames burn at an oil complex near El Tigre, Venezuela. Ministers from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC nations led by Russia meet in Vienna on ...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano, File). FILE- In this Feb. 18, 2015, file photo, flames burn at an oil complex near El Tigre, Venezuela. Ministers from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC nations led by Russia meet in Vienna on ...
    Saudi Arabia's oil minister says officials from major oil-producing nations will discuss a proposal to increase output by about 1 million barrels per day.More >
    Saudi Arabia's oil minister says officials from major oil-producing nations will discuss a proposal to increase output by about 1 million barrels per day.More >
  • For once in a tie, Greek PM Tsipras hails new debt deal

    For once in a tie, Greek PM Tsipras hails new debt deal

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:26:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos, right, speaks with European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici during a meeting of eurogroup finance ministers at EU headquarters in Luxembourg on Thursda...(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos, right, speaks with European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici during a meeting of eurogroup finance ministers at EU headquarters in Luxembourg on Thursda...
    Greece's borrowing costs have dropped and Greek shares posted significant gains as investors react to new debt relief terms agreed by the country's creditors two months ahead the end of its eight-year bailout program.More >
    Greece's borrowing costs have dropped and Greek shares posted significant gains as investors react to new debt relief terms agreed by the country's creditors two months ahead the end of its eight-year bailout program.More >
  • Romanian party leader convicted of graft vows to change laws

    Romanian party leader convicted of graft vows to change laws

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:26:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda, file). FILE - In this Friday, April 27, 2018 file photo, the leader of Romania's ruling Social Democratic party, Liviu Dragnea, grimaces as he walks out of the anti-corruption prosecutors' office, in Bucharest, Romania. A Romani...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda, file). FILE - In this Friday, April 27, 2018 file photo, the leader of Romania's ruling Social Democratic party, Liviu Dragnea, grimaces as he walks out of the anti-corruption prosecutors' office, in Bucharest, Romania. A Romani...
    Leaders of Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party are rallying around their powerful leader after he was handed a 3½-year jail sentence for abuse of office.More >
    Leaders of Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party are rallying around their powerful leader after he was handed a 3½-year jail sentence for abuse of office.More >
  • Former Vatican diplomat Capella admits accessing child porn

    Former Vatican diplomat Capella admits accessing child porn

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:15:40 GMT
    A former Vatican diploma on trial for possession of a large quantity of child pornography has admitted the charges during the first hearing of an expedited trial inside the Vatican.More >
    A former Vatican diploma on trial for possession of a large quantity of child pornography has admitted the charges during the first hearing of an expedited trial inside the Vatican.More >
  • Greek leader dons tie in sartorial relief over bailout end

    Greek leader dons tie in sartorial relief over bailout end

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:15:35 GMT
    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has donned a tie, for the first time in more than three years in office, to celebrate the debt relief deal agreed by the country's creditors.More >
    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has donned a tie, for the first time in more than three years in office, to celebrate the debt relief deal agreed by the country's creditors.More >
  • UN chief to meet with US secretary of state

    UN chief to meet with US secretary of state

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:15:28 GMT
    The U.N. says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss "issues of mutual concern," which likely include the Middle East peace process and North Korea.More >
    The U.N. says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss "issues of mutual concern," which likely include the Middle East peace process and North Korea.More >
  • Slovenian lawmakers elect conservative parliament speaker

    Slovenian lawmakers elect conservative parliament speaker

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:15:24 GMT
    Slovenian lawmakers have overwhelmingly elected a conservative leader as parliamentary speaker while talks continue on forming a ruling coalition after this month's inconclusive election.More >
    Slovenian lawmakers have overwhelmingly elected a conservative leader as parliamentary speaker while talks continue on forming a ruling coalition after this month's inconclusive election.More >
  • The Latest: Chart shows Turkish candidates' unequal coverage

    The Latest: Chart shows Turkish candidates' unequal coverage

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:15:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). Supporters of Turkey's President and ruling Justice and Development Party leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan chant slogans during his speech at an election rally in Istanbul, Friday, June 22, 2018. Turkey holds parliamentary and...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). Supporters of Turkey's President and ruling Justice and Development Party leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan chant slogans during his speech at an election rally in Istanbul, Friday, June 22, 2018. Turkey holds parliamentary and...
    The Latest: Chart shows unequal TV coverage of candidates in Turkish elections.More >
    The Latest: Chart shows unequal TV coverage of candidates in Turkish elections.More >
  • Gaza officials: 20 Palestinians wounded at Israeli border

    Gaza officials: 20 Palestinians wounded at Israeli border

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:05:39 GMT
    Gaza's Health Ministry says 20 Palestinians were injured by Israeli fire along the border fence.More >
    Gaza's Health Ministry says 20 Palestinians were injured by Israeli fire along the border fence.More >
  • Rights group warns blocking aid in Yemen endangers millions

    Rights group warns blocking aid in Yemen endangers millions

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 04:15:06 GMT
    An international rights group says Yemen's warring parties are obstructing crucial aid to the Red Sea port of Hodeida endangering millions in what is already the world's worst humanitarian crisis.More >
    An international rights group says Yemen's warring parties are obstructing crucial aid to the Red Sea port of Hodeida endangering millions in what is already the world's worst humanitarian crisis.More >
  • South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir rejects Machar

    South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir rejects Machar

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-06-24 04:05:41 GMT
    South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir rejects rival Machar; 'We have had enough of him'.More >
    South Sudan peace deal attempt fails as Kiir rejects rival Machar; 'We have had enough of him'.More >
  • Cyprus, Israel, Greece pledge deeper military ties

    Cyprus, Israel, Greece pledge deeper military ties

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:54 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:54:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias). Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, left, Cypriot Defense Minister Savvas Angelides, center, and Greek Defense Mininister Panos Kammenos walk past a military police honor guard as they enter the Zenon Search and Res...(AP Photo/Petros Karadjias). Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, left, Cypriot Defense Minister Savvas Angelides, center, and Greek Defense Mininister Panos Kammenos walk past a military police honor guard as they enter the Zenon Search and Res...
    The defense ministers of Cyprus, Israel and Greece have pledged to forge deeper military ties in order to better counter common threats and to help bolster security in a tumultuous region.More >
    The defense ministers of Cyprus, Israel and Greece have pledged to forge deeper military ties in order to better counter common threats and to help bolster security in a tumultuous region.More >
  • UK service celebrates 'Windrush generation' from Caribbean

    UK service celebrates 'Windrush generation' from Caribbean

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:53 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:53:51 GMT
    Prime Minister Theresa May has joined more than 2,000 people at London's Westminster Abbey to celebrate the contribution of immigrants from the Caribbean, 70 years to the day after hundreds of West Indians arrived...More >
    Prime Minister Theresa May has joined more than 2,000 people at London's Westminster Abbey to celebrate the contribution of immigrants from the Caribbean, 70 years to the day after hundreds of West Indians arrived to help rebuild war-scarred Britain.More >
  • UN expert slams US on poverty, quitting global rights body

    UN expert slams US on poverty, quitting global rights body

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:44 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:44:18 GMT
    A human rights expert is criticizing the United States for failing to tackle poverty, days after Washington quit the United Nations body that appointed him.More >
    A human rights expert is criticizing the United States for failing to tackle poverty, days after Washington quit the United Nations body that appointed him.More >
  • After US, Israel also backs away from UN human rights body

    After US, Israel also backs away from UN human rights body

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:34 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:34:17 GMT
    Diplomats in Geneva say Israel has temporarily reduced its participation with the U.N. Human Rights Council, days after the United States pulled out.More >
    Diplomats in Geneva say Israel has temporarily reduced its participation with the U.N. Human Rights Council, days after the United States pulled out.More >
  • Gorbachev: Putin, Trump should focus on arms control

    Gorbachev: Putin, Trump should focus on arms control

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:34 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:34:11 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-in attend an official welcome ceremony prior to their talks at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. South Korean President is in...(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-in attend an official welcome ceremony prior to their talks at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. South Korean President is in...
    Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says that if Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump hold a summit, they should focus on curbing the US-Russia arms race and ensuring strategic stability.More >
    Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says that if Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump hold a summit, they should focus on curbing the US-Russia arms race and ensuring strategic stability.More >
  • Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa leaves hospital after fall

    Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa leaves hospital after fall

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:34 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:34:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2013 file photo, Peruvian writer and Nobel Prize winner in literature Mario Vargas Llosa smiles during a press conference at the presentation of a new theater play in Madrid, Spain. Vargas...(AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2013 file photo, Peruvian writer and Nobel Prize winner in literature Mario Vargas Llosa smiles during a press conference at the presentation of a new theater play in Madrid, Spain. Vargas...
    Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa has been discharged from a Madrid hospital, 24 hours after sustaining light injuries in a fall at home.More >
    Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa has been discharged from a Madrid hospital, 24 hours after sustaining light injuries in a fall at home.More >
  • Trump's Mideast team meets Israeli premier over peace plan

    Trump's Mideast team meets Israeli premier over peace plan

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:33:48 GMT
    President Donald Trump's Mideast team has met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel as part of a visit with regional leaders to discuss its plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians.More >
    President Donald Trump's Mideast team has met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel as part of a visit with regional leaders to discuss its plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians.More >
  • Greece's Aegean in $5.8 billion deal for new Airbus planes

    Greece's Aegean in $5.8 billion deal for new Airbus planes

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:24 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:24:08 GMT
    Greece's dominant Aegean airlines says it has signed a 5 billion-euro ($5.8 billion) deal with Airbus to buy up to 42 new A320 neo passenger aircraft.More >
    Greece's dominant Aegean airlines says it has signed a 5 billion-euro ($5.8 billion) deal with Airbus to buy up to 42 new A320 neo passenger aircraft.More >
  • German chancellor says migration meeting a 'first exchange'

    German chancellor says migration meeting a 'first exchange'

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:13:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hussein Malla). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, throws balls toward Lebanese and Syrian displaced students, during her visit to a Lebanese public school, where both students studying together, in Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, June 22, 201...(AP Photo/Hussein Malla). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, throws balls toward Lebanese and Syrian displaced students, during her visit to a Lebanese public school, where both students studying together, in Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, June 22, 201...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has visited a public school in central Beirut, where many of the students are Syrian.More >
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has visited a public school in central Beirut, where many of the students are Syrian.More >
  • South Korean president in Russia to boost economic ties

    South Korean president in Russia to boost economic ties

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:13:47 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his wife Kim Jung-sook, left, attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier near the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, June 21, 2018.(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his wife Kim Jung-sook, left, attend a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier near the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, June 21, 2018.
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in is in Moscow on a state visit intended to boost bilateral economic ties.More >
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in is in Moscow on a state visit intended to boost bilateral economic ties.More >
  • Italy's interior minister says Malta should take rescue boat

    Italy's interior minister says Malta should take rescue boat

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:04 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:04:00 GMT
    Italy's interior minister says Malta should allow a Dutch-flagged rescue ship with 224 migrants to make port there because the ship is now in Maltese waters.More >
    Italy's interior minister says Malta should allow a Dutch-flagged rescue ship with 224 migrants to make port there because the ship is now in Maltese waters.More >
  • New leaders tapped for Berlin film festival from 2020

    New leaders tapped for Berlin film festival from 2020

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:03 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:03:49 GMT
    Carlo Chatrian, the director of the Locarno film festival, and German movie industry official Mariette Rissenbeek have been tapped to take charge of the Berlin International Film Festival starting in 2020.More >
    Carlo Chatrian, the director of the Locarno film festival, and German movie industry official Mariette Rissenbeek have been tapped to take charge of the Berlin International Film Festival starting in 2020.More >
  • The Latest: 12 hurt when van with migrants flips in Croatia

    The Latest: 12 hurt when van with migrants flips in Croatia

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:03 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:03:38 GMT
    (Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...(Hermine Poschmann/Mission Lifeline via AP). In this photo taken on Thursday, June 21, 2018, migrants on a rubber boat are being rescued by the ship operated by the German NGO Mission Lifeline in the Mediterranean Sea in front of the Libyan coast. Ital...
    Police say a van carrying migrants has overturned in northwestern Croatia, injuring 12 people.More >
    Police say a van carrying migrants has overturned in northwestern Croatia, injuring 12 people.More >
  • Paul McCartney drives down memory lane for 'Carpool Karaoke'

    Paul McCartney drives down memory lane for 'Carpool Karaoke'

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:54:04 GMT
    (Photo by Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 26, 2017, file photo, Paul McCartney performs on the One on One Tour at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park, Ill. It was a magical mystery tour as McCartney led James Corden t...(Photo by Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 26, 2017, file photo, Paul McCartney performs on the One on One Tour at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park, Ill. It was a magical mystery tour as McCartney led James Corden t...
    It was a magical mystery tour as Paul McCartney led James Corden through his hometown during a "Carpool Karaoke" segment on CBS' "Late Late Show.".More >
    It was a magical mystery tour as Paul McCartney led James Corden through his hometown during a "Carpool Karaoke" segment on CBS' "Late Late Show.".More >
  • New East Timor government marred by corruption allegations

    New East Timor government marred by corruption allegations

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:53 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:53:51 GMT
    East Timor's president is refusing to swear in 11 members of Cabinet because of corruption investigations, marring the formation of a new government following a protracted political stalemate in the young nation.More >
    East Timor's president is refusing to swear in 11 members of Cabinet because of corruption investigations, marring the formation of a new government following a protracted political stalemate in the young nation.More >
  • Rights body: Poland's laws on judges weaken corruption fight

    Rights body: Poland's laws on judges weaken corruption fight

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:43 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:43:55 GMT
    Europe's top human rights body has criticized the erosion of judicial independence in Poland and says this will also affect the country's ability to fight corruption.More >
    Europe's top human rights body has criticized the erosion of judicial independence in Poland and says this will also affect the country's ability to fight corruption.More >
  • The Latest: Germany: Much work still undone before Brexit

    The Latest: Germany: Much work still undone before Brexit

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:43 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:43:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). In this photo taken Wednesday, June 20, 2018, anti-Brexit, pro-EU supporters walk with EU and Union flags, with a placard near the Houses of Parliament in London. The divisions opened up by the 2016 referendum have not healed, b...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). In this photo taken Wednesday, June 20, 2018, anti-Brexit, pro-EU supporters walk with EU and Union flags, with a placard near the Houses of Parliament in London. The divisions opened up by the 2016 referendum have not healed, b...
    Germany says it may be possible to stick to the current timetable for negotiating Britain's exit from the European Union for next March, but much work still needs to be done.More >
    Germany says it may be possible to stick to the current timetable for negotiating Britain's exit from the European Union for next March, but much work still needs to be done.More >
  • Fatal fight sets off anti-India protests, clashes in Kashmir

    Fatal fight sets off anti-India protests, clashes in Kashmir

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:43 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:43:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Indian paramilitary soldiers walk on a road dotted with bricks and stones thrown at them during a protest in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Thursday, June 21, 2018. Shops, businesses and schools shut down in the Indian porti...(AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Indian paramilitary soldiers walk on a road dotted with bricks and stones thrown at them during a protest in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Thursday, June 21, 2018. Shops, businesses and schools shut down in the Indian porti...
    Police say at least two rebels, a police official and a civilian were killed during a gunbattle in disputed Kashmir, triggering anti-India protests and clashes in which at least 20 have been injured.More >
    Police say at least two rebels, a police official and a civilian were killed during a gunbattle in disputed Kashmir, triggering anti-India protests and clashes in which at least 20 have been injured.More >
  • Rival Koreas agree to August reunions of war-split families

    Rival Koreas agree to August reunions of war-split families

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:24 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:24:04 GMT
    (South Korea Unification Ministry via AP). In this photo provided by South Korea Unification Ministry, South Korean Red Cross President Park Kyung-seo, second from left, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Pak Yong Il during a meeting at Dia...(South Korea Unification Ministry via AP). In this photo provided by South Korea Unification Ministry, South Korean Red Cross President Park Kyung-seo, second from left, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Pak Yong Il during a meeting at Dia...
    North and South Korea have agreed to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as they boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis.More >
    North and South Korea have agreed to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as they boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis.More >
  • Catalan secessionists cut formal ties with Spanish monarchy

    Catalan secessionists cut formal ties with Spanish monarchy

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:23 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:23:33 GMT
    Catalonia's pro-independence political leaders are snubbing the Spanish king in their latest public challenge to rule from Madrid.More >
    Catalonia's pro-independence political leaders are snubbing the Spanish king in their latest public challenge to rule from Madrid.More >
  • Russia says evidence of Syria chemical attacks was faked

    Russia says evidence of Syria chemical attacks was faked

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:23 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:23:30 GMT
    (AP Photo). A Russian military officer displays a chemical lab during a briefing by Russian Foreign and Defense Ministries in Kubinka Patriot park outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. Russian officials said the lab was used by the rebels to p...(AP Photo). A Russian military officer displays a chemical lab during a briefing by Russian Foreign and Defense Ministries in Kubinka Patriot park outside Moscow, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. Russian officials said the lab was used by the rebels to p...
    Russia says the U.S. and its allies have relied on fabricated evidence to accuse the Syrian government of launching chemical attacks against civilians.More >
    Russia says the U.S. and its allies have relied on fabricated evidence to accuse the Syrian government of launching chemical attacks against civilians.More >
  • Rival Koreas agree to reunions of war-separated families

    Rival Koreas agree to reunions of war-separated families

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:13:43 GMT
    (South Korea Unification Ministry via AP). In this photo provided by South Korea Unification Ministry, South Korean Red Cross President Park Kyung-seo, left, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Pak Yong Il during a meeting at Diamond Mountai...(South Korea Unification Ministry via AP). In this photo provided by South Korea Unification Ministry, South Korean Red Cross President Park Kyung-seo, left, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Pak Yong Il during a meeting at Diamond Mountai...
    North and South Korea have agreed to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War in August as they boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear...More >
    North and South Korea have agreed to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War in August as they boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis.More >
  • 'He cried and hugged me': Brazilian still separated from son

    'He cried and hugged me': Brazilian still separated from son

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:04:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - This April 27, 2006 file photo shows the U.S.-Mexico border fence near Smuggler's Gulch west of the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. Twenty-six days after being apprehended on May 23, 2018 at the U.S.-Mexico b...(AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - This April 27, 2006 file photo shows the U.S.-Mexico border fence near Smuggler's Gulch west of the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. Twenty-six days after being apprehended on May 23, 2018 at the U.S.-Mexico b...
    A Brazilian man who was detained at the US-Mexico border was separated from his 9-year-old son and has not seen him in 26 days.More >
    A Brazilian man who was detained at the US-Mexico border was separated from his 9-year-old son and has not seen him in 26 days.More >
  • Indonesia court sentences cleric behind attacks to death

    Indonesia court sentences cleric behind attacks to death

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:44:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). Radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman sits at the court room for his sentencing hearing at South Jakarta District Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, June 22, 2018. An Indonesian court has sentenced Abdurrahman to death fo...(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). Radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman sits at the court room for his sentencing hearing at South Jakarta District Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, June 22, 2018. An Indonesian court has sentenced Abdurrahman to death fo...
    An Indonesian court has sentenced radical cleric Aman Abdurrahman to death for ordering Islamic State group-affiliated militants to carry out attacks including the January 2016 suicide bombing at a Starbucks in...More >
    An Indonesian court has sentenced radical cleric Aman Abdurrahman to death for ordering Islamic State group-affiliated militants to carry out attacks including the January 2016 suicide bombing at a Starbucks in Jakarta.More >
  • After giving birth, New Zealand leader craves mac-n-cheese

    After giving birth, New Zealand leader craves mac-n-cheese

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:24:42 GMT
    (Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand via AP). In this photo released by the Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern, left, and midwife Libby, no surname given, pose with Ardern's newborn daughter at the Aucklan...(Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand via AP). In this photo released by the Office of the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern, left, and midwife Libby, no surname given, pose with Ardern's newborn daughter at the Aucklan...
    New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is regaining her strength with macaroni and cheese and plans to spend at least one more night in an Auckland hospital with her newborn girl.More >
    New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is regaining her strength with macaroni and cheese and plans to spend at least one more night in an Auckland hospital with her newborn girl.More >
  • Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:23:28 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). FILE - In this April 8, 2018 file photo, a container is loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China has accused the United States on Thursday, June 21, 2018, of using pressure tactics and ...(Chinatopix via AP). FILE - In this April 8, 2018 file photo, a container is loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China has accused the United States on Thursday, June 21, 2018, of using pressure tactics and ...
    Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as trade brawl spreads.More >
    Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as trade brawl spreads.More >
  • China blocks John Oliver on social media after scathing show

    China blocks John Oliver on social media after scathing show

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:13:57 GMT
    A popular Chinese social media site is blocking users from posting about "Last Week Tonight" and its host John Oliver after the HBO news satire program aired a segment making fun of Chinese President Xi Jinping.More >
    A popular Chinese social media site is blocking users from posting about "Last Week Tonight" and its host John Oliver after the HBO news satire program aired a segment making fun of Chinese President Xi Jinping.More >
  • 2 Koreas discuss holding new reunions of war-split families

    2 Koreas discuss holding new reunions of war-split families

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:03:50 GMT
    (Korea Pool/Newsis via AP). South Korean Red Cross President Park Kyung-seo, right, speaks before leaving for Diamond Mountain resort in North Korea to attend South and North Korea meeting to discuss resuming reunions of separated families, at the cust...(Korea Pool/Newsis via AP). South Korean Red Cross President Park Kyung-seo, right, speaks before leaving for Diamond Mountain resort in North Korea to attend South and North Korea meeting to discuss resuming reunions of separated families, at the cust...
    North and South Korea are discussing the arrangements for reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as the rivals boost reconciliation amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis.More >
    North and South Korea are discussing the arrangements for reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as the rivals boost reconciliation amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis.More >
  • Eurozone gets deal to pave way for end to Greece's bailout

    Eurozone gets deal to pave way for end to Greece's bailout

    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:14 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:14:03 GMT
    Eurozone nations are working on the final elements of a plan to get Greece successfully out of its eight-year bailout program and keep its massive debt burden manageable.More >
    Eurozone nations are working on the final elements of a plan to get Greece successfully out of its eight-year bailout program and keep its massive debt burden manageable.More >
  • US diplomat thinks Trump's UK itinerary includes the queen

    US diplomat thinks Trump's UK itinerary includes the queen

    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:13:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, file). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May at the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland. A top official at the U.S. Embassy in London says h...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, file). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May at the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland. A top official at the U.S. Embassy in London says h...
    A top official at the U.S. Embassy in London says he thinks President Donald Trump will meet Queen Elizabeth II during his visit to Britain next month.More >
    A top official at the U.S. Embassy in London says he thinks President Donald Trump will meet Queen Elizabeth II during his visit to Britain next month.More >
  • Suu Kyi says outside hate narratives driving Myanmar tension

    Suu Kyi says outside hate narratives driving Myanmar tension

    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:13:47 GMT
    Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been quoted as saying "hate narratives from outside the country" have fueled the communal tensions between Muslim Rohingya and Buddhist Rakhine.More >
    Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been quoted as saying "hate narratives from outside the country" have fueled the communal tensions between Muslim Rohingya and Buddhist Rakhine.More >
  • NK pledges to destroy missile test engine site

    NK pledges to destroy missile test engine site

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:43:54 GMT
    The Trump administration has identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has pledged to destroy, but the president's latest comments raised new questions about what concessions Pyongyang has made.More >
    The Trump administration has identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has pledged to destroy, but the president's latest comments raised new questions about what concessions Pyongyang has made.More >
  • Pope: Countries should take in as many refugees as they can

    Pope: Countries should take in as many refugees as they can

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:33:37 GMT
    (Ciro Fusco/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis talks with journalists on board the flight to Rome as he returns from a one-day visit to Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, June 21, 2018. Francis journeyed Thursday to the well-heeled city of Geneva to encourag...(Ciro Fusco/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis talks with journalists on board the flight to Rome as he returns from a one-day visit to Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, June 21, 2018. Francis journeyed Thursday to the well-heeled city of Geneva to encourag...
    Pope Francis is urging nations to take in as many refugees as they can integrate into their societies, but also to invest in places like Africa so migrants won't turn to human traffickers to reach countries that...More >
    Pope Francis is urging nations to take in as many refugees as they can integrate into their societies, but also to invest in places like Africa so migrants won't turn to human traffickers to reach countries that can offer a better life.More >
  • South Sudan's armed opposition rejects 'imposition' of peace

    South Sudan's armed opposition rejects 'imposition' of peace

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:24:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene). South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, right, is greeted by Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, left, as he arrives at the office of Ethiopia's Prime Minister for a meeting with South Sudan's opposition leader Riek Machar, in ...(AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene). South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, right, is greeted by Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, left, as he arrives at the office of Ethiopia's Prime Minister for a meeting with South Sudan's opposition leader Riek Machar, in ...
    South Sudan's armed opposition rejects 'imposition' of peace deal after Kiir, Machar meet.More >
    South Sudan's armed opposition rejects 'imposition' of peace deal after Kiir, Machar meet.More >
  • Saudi minister tweets barb at UEFA chief in TV rights row

    Saudi minister tweets barb at UEFA chief in TV rights row

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:53:51 GMT
    (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). From left, Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, FIFA President Gianni Infantino, and Russian President Vladimir Putin watch the match between Russia and Saudi Arabia which opens the 2018...(Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). From left, Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, FIFA President Gianni Infantino, and Russian President Vladimir Putin watch the match between Russia and Saudi Arabia which opens the 2018...
    Saudi Arabia's sports minister has criticized the president of European soccer on Twitter in an escalating dispute over Qatar-owned sports broadcasting rights.More >
    Saudi Arabia's sports minister has criticized the president of European soccer on Twitter in an escalating dispute over Qatar-owned sports broadcasting rights.More >
  • Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:34:30 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). FILE - In this April 8, 2018 file photo, a container is loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China has accused the United States on Thursday, June 21, 2018, of using pressure tactics and ...(Chinatopix via AP). FILE - In this April 8, 2018 file photo, a container is loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China has accused the United States on Thursday, June 21, 2018, of using pressure tactics and ...
    Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as trade brawl spreads.More >
    Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as trade brawl spreads.More >
  • Iraq set for election recount to salvage tainted result

    Iraq set for election recount to salvage tainted result

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:33:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - In this Sunday, June 10, 2018 file photo, Iraqi electoral officials work to salvage ballot boxes as smoke rises from a fire that broke out at Baghdad's largest ballot box storage site, where ballots from Iraq's May ...(AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - In this Sunday, June 10, 2018 file photo, Iraqi electoral officials work to salvage ballot boxes as smoke rises from a fire that broke out at Baghdad's largest ballot box storage site, where ballots from Iraq's May ...
    Iraq's Supreme Federal Court has issued a ruling that endorses manual recount for all ballots from last month's national elections as stipulated by a law passed by parliament in response to complaints of widespread...More >
    Iraq's Supreme Federal Court has issued a ruling that endorses manual recount for all ballots from last month's national elections as stipulated by a law passed by parliament in response to complaints of widespread fraud.More >
  • Italy interior minister refuses port to migrant rescue ship

    Italy interior minister refuses port to migrant rescue ship

    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:44:10 GMT
    Italy's interior minister refuses port to migrant rescue ship with 224 on board.More >
    Italy's interior minister refuses port to migrant rescue ship with 224 on board.More >
  • Switzerland, Serbia coaches don't want to talk about Kosovo

    Switzerland, Serbia coaches don't want to talk about Kosovo

    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri wears soccer shoes with the national flags of Switzerland and Kosovo at the official training session of the Swiss team one the eve of the group E match between Switzerland and Serbia at the 201...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri wears soccer shoes with the national flags of Switzerland and Kosovo at the official training session of the Swiss team one the eve of the group E match between Switzerland and Serbia at the 201...
    The coaches of Serbia and Switzerland only want to talk about football, not Kosovo.More >
    The coaches of Serbia and Switzerland only want to talk about football, not Kosovo.More >
  • The Latest: UN 'deeply concerned' about Syrians in the south

    The Latest: UN 'deeply concerned' about Syrians in the south

    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:43:20 GMT
    The United States is warning Russia and Syria's President Bashar Assad of "serious repercussions" for violations of an unraveling cease-fire in southwest Syria.More >
    The United States is warning Russia and Syria's President Bashar Assad of "serious repercussions" for violations of an unraveling cease-fire in southwest Syria.More >
  • Pope, in Geneva, says Christians must work together on peace

    Pope, in Geneva, says Christians must work together on peace

    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:33:27 GMT
    Pope Francis has arrived in Geneva, one of the world's first cities to adopt the Protestant Reformation, for a one-day visit to highlight the importance of Christians praying and working together.More >
    Pope Francis has arrived in Geneva, one of the world's first cities to adopt the Protestant Reformation, for a one-day visit to highlight the importance of Christians praying and working together.More >
  • Courting Putin, Trump jolts the West with a nationalist bent

    Courting Putin, Trump jolts the West with a nationalist bent

    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:54 PM EDT2018-06-23 20:54:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in Washington.
    As Donald Trump presses ahead with plans for a summer summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, the president is jolting relationships with some of America's longest and strongest allies.More >
    As Donald Trump presses ahead with plans for a summer summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, the president is jolting relationships with some of America's longest and strongest allies.More >
  • The Latest: Pope stumbles after Mass, but aides prevent fall

    The Latest: Pope stumbles after Mass, but aides prevent fall

    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 20:43:30 GMT
    (Tony Gentile/pool photo via AP). Pope Francis steps out of the plane after landing at the Geneva International Airport for a one-day visit at the invitation of the World Council of Churches (WWC), Thursday June 21, 2018, in Geneva, Switzerland.(Tony Gentile/pool photo via AP). Pope Francis steps out of the plane after landing at the Geneva International Airport for a one-day visit at the invitation of the World Council of Churches (WWC), Thursday June 21, 2018, in Geneva, Switzerland.
    Pope Francis has been greeted joyfully by Lutheran, Anglican, Methodist and Orthodox leaders as he arrived for an ecumenical service among many different Christian faiths at the World Council of Churches.More >
    Pope Francis has been greeted joyfully by Lutheran, Anglican, Methodist and Orthodox leaders as he arrived for an ecumenical service among many different Christian faiths at the World Council of Churches.More >
  • NATO head: No guarantee trans-Atlantic alliance will survive

    NATO head: No guarantee trans-Atlantic alliance will survive

    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 20:23:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Jens Stoltenberg, the Secretary General of NATO, listens to a question after delivering a pre-NATO summit speech at Lancaster House in London, Thursday, June 21, 2018. The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and ...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Jens Stoltenberg, the Secretary General of NATO, listens to a question after delivering a pre-NATO summit speech at Lancaster House in London, Thursday, June 21, 2018. The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and ...
    The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and North America have weakened, and he appealed for an international effort to shore up the trans-Atlantic military alliance.More >
    The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and North America have weakened, and he appealed for an international effort to shore up the trans-Atlantic military alliance.More >
  • Merkel pledges $100 million loan for troubled Jordan

    Merkel pledges $100 million loan for troubled Jordan

    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-23 20:04:01 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has begun a visit to Jordan, a major refugee host country, amid an escalating domestic conflict over migration that has shaken her coalition government.More >
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has begun a visit to Jordan, a major refugee host country, amid an escalating domestic conflict over migration that has shaken her coalition government.More >
  • Libyan coast guard rescues over 520 Europe-bound migrants

    Libyan coast guard rescues over 520 Europe-bound migrants

    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-06-23 20:03:45 GMT
    (Libyan Coast Guard via AP). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 photo, released by the Libyan coast guard, African migrants who were found on a damaged rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea and  rescued by the Libyan coast guard arrive to shore, east of t...(Libyan Coast Guard via AP). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 photo, released by the Libyan coast guard, African migrants who were found on a damaged rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea and rescued by the Libyan coast guard arrive to shore, east of t...
    Libya's coast guard says it has rescued some 380 African migrants, including four women and two children, and recovered one body in the Mediterranean Sea.More >
    Libya's coast guard says it has rescued some 380 African migrants, including four women and two children, and recovered one body in the Mediterranean Sea.More >
  • OPEC enters meeting that could set direction of oil prices

    OPEC enters meeting that could set direction of oil prices

    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 19:33:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2018 file photo, a former farmer works at a primitive refinery as he makes crude oil into diesel and other products, in Rmeilan, Hassakeh province, Syria. Ministers from the Organization of the Pe...(AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File). FILE - In this April 6, 2018 file photo, a former farmer works at a primitive refinery as he makes crude oil into diesel and other products, in Rmeilan, Hassakeh province, Syria. Ministers from the Organization of the Pe...
    OPEC and Russia are expected to approve raising oil production, but just how much is up in the air.More >
    OPEC and Russia are expected to approve raising oil production, but just how much is up in the air.More >
  • German lawmaker says Turkey bars him as election observer

    German lawmaker says Turkey bars him as election observer

    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 19:23:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). People walk past posters of Meral Aksener, the presidential candidate of nationalist opposition IYI (Good) Party, in Istanbul, Thursday, June 21, 2018. Aksener, 61, who split from Turkey's main nationalist party following a spat...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). People walk past posters of Meral Aksener, the presidential candidate of nationalist opposition IYI (Good) Party, in Istanbul, Thursday, June 21, 2018. Aksener, 61, who split from Turkey's main nationalist party following a spat...
    A German lawmaker says the Turkish government is denying him entry to the country as an international observer in this weekend's elections.More >
    A German lawmaker says the Turkish government is denying him entry to the country as an international observer in this weekend's elections.More >
  • Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud, breach of trust

    Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud, breach of trust

    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-06-23 19:04:42 GMT
    Israeli prosecutors have charged Sara Netanyahu, the prime minister's wife, with a series of crimes including fraud and breach of trust.More >
    Israeli prosecutors have charged Sara Netanyahu, the prime minister's wife, with a series of crimes including fraud and breach of trust.More >
  • Turkey says 35 Kurd leaders killed in airstrikes in Iraq

    Turkey says 35 Kurd leaders killed in airstrikes in Iraq

    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 18:43:17 GMT
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has again asserted that Turkish jets have dealt a heavy blow on the outlawed Kurdish rebels' leadership in Iraq.More >
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has again asserted that Turkish jets have dealt a heavy blow on the outlawed Kurdish rebels' leadership in Iraq.More >
  • Pilot of Saudi royal family jet arrested in Maine

    Pilot of Saudi royal family jet arrested in Maine

    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:53:31 GMT
    A pilot on a Saudi Arabian royal family jet that landed in Maine was arrested on a warrant for theft out of Florida.More >
    A pilot on a Saudi Arabian royal family jet that landed in Maine was arrested on a warrant for theft out of Florida.More >
  • Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

    Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:43:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, center, listens to Vice President Mike Pence, right, address members of the media before signing an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an event in the Oval Office...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, center, listens to Vice President Mike Pence, right, address members of the media before signing an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an event in the Oval Office...
    President Trump's executive order aimed at halting the breakup of immigrant families sparked widespread confusion Wednesday about how the reversal will play out and concern that children will still be in detention,...More >
    President Trump's executive order aimed at halting the breakup of immigrant families sparked widespread confusion Wednesday about how the reversal will play out and concern that children will still be in detention, even if they remain with their families.More >
  • Official: Polish leader's ill health not sparking infighting

    Official: Polish leader's ill health not sparking infighting

    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:13:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File). FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2017 file photo, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the powerful leader of Poland's ruling Law and Justice party, waves after the government survived a no-confidence vote at the parliament building in Warsaw,...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File). FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2017 file photo, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the powerful leader of Poland's ruling Law and Justice party, waves after the government survived a no-confidence vote at the parliament building in Warsaw,...
    A government official is denying rumors that the illness of Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the powerful leader of Poland's ruling party, has sparked infighting at the highest government levels.More >
    A government official is denying rumors that the illness of Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the powerful leader of Poland's ruling party, has sparked infighting at the highest government levels.More >
  • Military vows to recover bodies from sunken Indonesia ferry

    Military vows to recover bodies from sunken Indonesia ferry

    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:03:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara). Relatives of victims of a sunken ferry wait for news at the Tigaras port in Toba lake, North Sumatra, Wednesday, June, 20, 2018. Officials said that over a hundred people are still missing from a ferry sinking early this week...(AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara). Relatives of victims of a sunken ferry wait for news at the Tigaras port in Toba lake, North Sumatra, Wednesday, June, 20, 2018. Officials said that over a hundred people are still missing from a ferry sinking early this week...
    Hundreds of family members are waiting in desperation at a small port on an Indonesian lake for news of missing relatives as the search for more than 190 people from a sunken ferry entered its fourth day.More >
    Hundreds of family members are waiting in desperation at a small port on an Indonesian lake for news of missing relatives as the search for more than 190 people from a sunken ferry entered its fourth day.More >
  • Japan to scrap evacuation drills for NKorean missile threat

    Japan to scrap evacuation drills for NKorean missile threat

    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 16:23:32 GMT
    (Kyodo News via AP). In this July 14, 2017, photo, elementary school students participate in an evacuation drill in Takaoka, Toyama prefecture, northwest of Tokyo, following repeated missile launches by North Korea. Cabinet Secretariat in charge of cri...(Kyodo News via AP). In this July 14, 2017, photo, elementary school students participate in an evacuation drill in Takaoka, Toyama prefecture, northwest of Tokyo, following repeated missile launches by North Korea. Cabinet Secretariat in charge of cri...
    Japan plans to suspend the civilian evacuation drills it started last year while North Korea was repeatedly test-firing missiles near and over Japanese islands.More >
    Japan plans to suspend the civilian evacuation drills it started last year while North Korea was repeatedly test-firing missiles near and over Japanese islands.More >
  • East Libya forces say regain control over oil ports

    East Libya forces say regain control over oil ports

    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 16:23:10 GMT
    Libya's self-styled national army in the east says it has regained control over two key oil port terminals after an armed group attacked them a week ago.More >
    Libya's self-styled national army in the east says it has regained control over two key oil port terminals after an armed group attacked them a week ago.More >
  • Voting machines raise worries in Congo ahead of elections

    Voting machines raise worries in Congo ahead of elections

    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-06-23 16:13:14 GMT
    Voting machines raise worries in Congo ahead of long-delayed presidential elections.More >
    Voting machines raise worries in Congo ahead of long-delayed presidential elections.More >
  • New Zealand leader welcomes newborn girl 'to our village'

    New Zealand leader welcomes newborn girl 'to our village'

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:54:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Perry, File). FILE - In this May 22, 2018, file photo, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern addresses Parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Ardern arrived Thursday, June 21, 2018 at the country's largest public hospital as she pr...(AP Photo/Nick Perry, File). FILE - In this May 22, 2018, file photo, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern addresses Parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Ardern arrived Thursday, June 21, 2018 at the country's largest public hospital as she pr...
    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is in the hospital preparing to give birth to her first child.More >
    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is in the hospital preparing to give birth to her first child.More >
  • The Latest: New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern gives birth

    The Latest: New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern gives birth

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:43:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Perry, File). FILE - In this May 22, 2018, file photo, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern addresses Parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Ardern arrived Thursday, June 21, 2018 at the country's largest public hospital as she pr...(AP Photo/Nick Perry, File). FILE - In this May 22, 2018, file photo, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern addresses Parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Ardern arrived Thursday, June 21, 2018 at the country's largest public hospital as she pr...
    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to a girl.More >
    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to a girl.More >
  • North Korean summits bring sense of peace along DMZ border

    North Korean summits bring sense of peace along DMZ border

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:23:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara). A North Korean soldier marches at the truce village at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas in Panmunjom, North Korea, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Since the summits between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un...(AP Photo/Dita Alangkara). A North Korean soldier marches at the truce village at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas in Panmunjom, North Korea, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Since the summits between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un...
    On the North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone, the sound of silence is a welcome sign of detente.More >
    On the North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone, the sound of silence is a welcome sign of detente.More >
  • Live animals, meat, ivory, wood seized in trafficking stings

    Live animals, meat, ivory, wood seized in trafficking stings

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:03:39 GMT
    International police agency Interpol said a giant operation against illegal trade in wildlife and timber resulted in millions of dollars-worth of seizures and the identification of 1,400 suspects across the world.More >
    International police agency Interpol said a giant operation against illegal trade in wildlife and timber resulted in millions of dollars-worth of seizures and the identification of 1,400 suspects across the world.More >
  • UK's May defeats Brexit rebels, but divisions still reign

    UK's May defeats Brexit rebels, but divisions still reign

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:03:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly session of PMQs at parliament in London. The British government is facing anoth...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly session of PMQs at parliament in London. The British government is facing anoth...
    The British government has gotten its flagship Brexit legislation through Parliament, but remains locked in a tussle with lawmakers over the direction of the country's departure from the European Union.More >
    The British government has gotten its flagship Brexit legislation through Parliament, but remains locked in a tussle with lawmakers over the direction of the country's departure from the European Union.More >
  • Beer may lack fizz in Europe amid carbon dioxide shortage

    Beer may lack fizz in Europe amid carbon dioxide shortage

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:33:49 GMT
    (Nigel French/PA via AP). England supporters celebrate Harry Kane's winning goal as fans watch the World Cup soccer match between Tunisia and England at the Lord Raglan Pub in London, Monday, June 18, 2018.(Nigel French/PA via AP). England supporters celebrate Harry Kane's winning goal as fans watch the World Cup soccer match between Tunisia and England at the Lord Raglan Pub in London, Monday, June 18, 2018.
    A British trade group says there's a shortage of carbon dioxide in Northern Europe _ sparking fears that drinks may lack fizz just as thirsty soccer fans fill pubs for the World Cup.More >
    A British trade group says there's a shortage of carbon dioxide in Northern Europe _ sparking fears that drinks may lack fizz just as thirsty soccer fans fill pubs for the World Cup.More >
  • No easy path: Complex mass migration, politics reshape globe

    No easy path: Complex mass migration, politics reshape globe

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:33:44 GMT
    Migration declined last year in the developed world for the first time since 2011 but the overall trend is inevitably up, according to a new report from an economic organization representing the world's wealthiest...More >
    Migration declined last year in the developed world for the first time since 2011 but the overall trend is inevitably up, according to a new report from an economic organization representing the world's wealthiest countries.More >
  • People donate millions to help separated families

    People donate millions to help separated families

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:23:46 GMT
    (Ken Blevins/The Star-News via AP). Amanda and Leighlou Reece hold up a protest sign as hundreds of Wilmington residents protest the Trump Administration's family separation policies during a Keep Families Together Rally outside of Rep. David Rouzer's ...(Ken Blevins/The Star-News via AP). Amanda and Leighlou Reece hold up a protest sign as hundreds of Wilmington residents protest the Trump Administration's family separation policies during a Keep Families Together Rally outside of Rep. David Rouzer's ...
    In an outpouring of concern prompted by images and audio of children crying for their parents, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are donating to nonprofit organizations to help families separated at the...More >
    In an outpouring of concern prompted by images and audio of children crying for their parents, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are donating to nonprofit organizations to help families separated at the Mexico border.More >
  • After only 2 matches, Egypt eliminated from World Cup

    After only 2 matches, Egypt eliminated from World Cup

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:03:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner). Egypt's Mohamed Salah leaves the pitch without going to his fans, disappointed after losing the group A match between Russia and Egypt at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Tue...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner). Egypt's Mohamed Salah leaves the pitch without going to his fans, disappointed after losing the group A match between Russia and Egypt at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Tue...
    Egypt arrived in Russia with Mohamed Salah and some high expectations, but was eliminated from the World Cup after only two matches.More >
    Egypt arrived in Russia with Mohamed Salah and some high expectations, but was eliminated from the World Cup after only two matches.More >
  • The Latest: UN awaiting formal US notice on quitting council

    The Latest: UN awaiting formal US notice on quitting council

    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-06-23 12:25:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks to reporters at United Nations headquarters. Haley says the U.S. is withdrawing from UN Human Rights Council, cal...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks to reporters at United Nations headquarters. Haley says the U.S. is withdrawing from UN Human Rights Council, cal...
    The United States is emphasizing that its pullout from the United Nations' main human rights body doesn't mean it's stopping its work with the U.N.'s rights chief.More >
    The United States is emphasizing that its pullout from the United Nations' main human rights body doesn't mean it's stopping its work with the U.N.'s rights chief.More >
  • EU countries prepare mini-summit as migration row festers

    EU countries prepare mini-summit as migration row festers

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:43:54 GMT
    (Kenny Karpov/SOS Mediterranee via AP). This photo released on Sunday, June 17, 2018, by French NGO "SOS Mediterranee", shows migrants disembarking the SOS Mediterranee's Aquarius ship and MSF (Doctors Without Borders) NGOs, after its arrival at the ea...(Kenny Karpov/SOS Mediterranee via AP). This photo released on Sunday, June 17, 2018, by French NGO "SOS Mediterranee", shows migrants disembarking the SOS Mediterranee's Aquarius ship and MSF (Doctors Without Borders) NGOs, after its arrival at the ea...
    Leaders from a group of EU countries, led by Germany and France, will meet Sunday to thrash out possible solutions to a divisive row over migrants.More >
    Leaders from a group of EU countries, led by Germany and France, will meet Sunday to thrash out possible solutions to a divisive row over migrants.More >
  • ABC News apologizes for mistaken graphic on Manafort

    ABC News apologizes for mistaken graphic on Manafort

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Paul Manafort, right, arrives at federal court accompanied by his lawyer Kevin Downing, left, and wife Kathleen Manafort, Friday, June 15, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Paul Manafort, right, arrives at federal court accompanied by his lawyer Kevin Downing, left, and wife Kathleen Manafort, Friday, June 15, 2018, in Washington.
    ABC News apologized for a graphic that aired on Wednesday, mistakenly saying that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort had pled guilty to manslaughter charges.More >
    ABC News apologized for a graphic that aired on Wednesday, mistakenly saying that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort had pled guilty to manslaughter charges.More >
  • South Sudan's warring leaders meet for 1st time since 2016

    South Sudan's warring leaders meet for 1st time since 2016

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:23:41 GMT
    South Sudan's warring leaders set to meet face-to-face for 1st time in nearly 2 years.More >
    South Sudan's warring leaders set to meet face-to-face for 1st time in nearly 2 years.More >
  • Nielsen's career forever linked to family border separations

    Nielsen's career forever linked to family border separations

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-06-23 10:53:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen listens to President Donald Trump address members of the media before Trump signs an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an event in the Oval ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen listens to President Donald Trump address members of the media before Trump signs an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an event in the Oval ...
    Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is now the face of family separations at the U.S.-Mexico border.More >
    Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is now the face of family separations at the U.S.-Mexico border.More >
  • Burger King says sorry for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad

    Burger King says sorry for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 10:13:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE- This Feb. 1, 2018, file photo shows a Burger King Whopper meal combo at a restaurant in the United States. Burger King says it’s sorry for offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to Russian women who get pregnant f...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE- This Feb. 1, 2018, file photo shows a Burger King Whopper meal combo at a restaurant in the United States. Burger King says it’s sorry for offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to Russian women who get pregnant f...
    Burger King says it's sorry for an ad in Russia offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to women who get pregnant from World Cup players.More >
    Burger King says it's sorry for an ad in Russia offering a lifetime supply of Whoppers to women who get pregnant from World Cup players.More >
  • Pope backs US bishops who called border separations immoral

    Pope backs US bishops who called border separations immoral

    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 09:13:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis meets members of "Share the Journey'", an association which helps refugees, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, during his weekly general audience, Wednesday, June 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis meets members of "Share the Journey'", an association which helps refugees, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, during his weekly general audience, Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
    Pope Francis is backing the Catholic bishops in the United States who have condemned the practice of separating children from their parents after families are caught crossing the U.S-Mexico border illegally.More >
    Pope Francis is backing the Catholic bishops in the United States who have condemned the practice of separating children from their parents after families are caught crossing the U.S-Mexico border illegally.More >
  • Nothing stops Messi fan from rooting for star in Russia

    Nothing stops Messi fan from rooting for star in Russia

    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 08:43:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Argentina's fans Nora Espector, left, and her son Emil Davisson pose for a photograph in front of an official media hotel in Nizhny Novgorod during the 2018 soccer World Cup in Russia, Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
    Nothing has stopped Argentine fan Nora Espector from following Lionel Messi wherever he plays.More >
    Nothing has stopped Argentine fan Nora Espector from following Lionel Messi wherever he plays.More >
  • Eritrea sending delegation to rival Ethiopia for peace talks

    Eritrea sending delegation to rival Ethiopia for peace talks

    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 08:43:15 GMT
    Eritrea sends rare delegation to rival Ethiopia for peace talks after years of deadly tensions.More >
    Eritrea sends rare delegation to rival Ethiopia for peace talks after years of deadly tensions.More >
  • Italy, Austria signal new hard-line axis on migration

    Italy, Austria signal new hard-line axis on migration

    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:12 AM EDT2018-06-23 08:12:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, center, smiles as he is flanked by his Austrian counterpart Herbert Kickl, left, and Austrian Minister for the Civil Service and Sport Heinz Christian Stacke, on the occasion of...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, center, smiles as he is flanked by his Austrian counterpart Herbert Kickl, left, and Austrian Minister for the Civil Service and Sport Heinz Christian Stacke, on the occasion of...
    Italy's anti-migrant interior minister says after meeting with right-wing Austrian counterparts that changing political winds in Europe have created "a historic moment" that could change the way Europe controls its...More >
    Italy's anti-migrant interior minister says after meeting with right-wing Austrian counterparts that changing political winds in Europe have created "a historic moment" that could change the way Europe controls its exterior borders.More >
  • Laws to deter asylum-seekers, aid workers passed in Hungary

    Laws to deter asylum-seekers, aid workers passed in Hungary

    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 07:23:42 GMT
    (Szilard Koszticsak/MTI via AP). Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, right, and one of his deputies, Zsolt Semjen vote on the amendment of the basic law or constitution concerning migration concerning migration during the session of the Parliament i...(Szilard Koszticsak/MTI via AP). Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, right, and one of his deputies, Zsolt Semjen vote on the amendment of the basic law or constitution concerning migration concerning migration during the session of the Parliament i...
    Hungarian lawmakers have tightened the country's asylum eligibility rules and threatened to incarcerate people who help asylum-seekers, votes that coincided with a United Nations' observance dedicated to refugees.More >
    Hungarian lawmakers have tightened the country's asylum eligibility rules and threatened to incarcerate people who help asylum-seekers, votes that coincided with a United Nations' observance dedicated to refugees.More >
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