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Big questions in US warship's collision with container ship

June 20, 2017

TOKYO (AP) — Days after a fatal collision between a U.S. Navy destroyer and a merchant container ship, little information has emerged to explain how it could have happened. more »»

In world's largest refugee settlement, churches offer hope

June 20, 2017

BIDI BIDI, Uganda (AP) — Scores of thousands fled the violence of South Sudan's civil war with little but their faith. Now, in the world's largest refugee settlement, they are improvising churches. more »»

Pope honors 'rebel' priests censured for commitment to poor

June 20, 2017

BOZZOLO, Italy (AP) — Pope Francis made a pilgrimage to northern Italy on Tuesday to honor two 20th-century parish priests whose commitment to the poor and powerless brought them censure from the... more »»

Carla Fendi, philanthropist and fashion force, dies at 79

June 20, 2017

MILAN (AP) — Carla Fendi, one of the five sisters who transformed the family leather goods business into a global luxury fashion house long known for its furs, has died following a long illness. more »»

Paris: 4 family members detained after Champs-Elysees attack

June 20, 2017

PARIS (AP) — French police detained four family members of a man who was killed after ramming his car into a Paris police convoy, as authorities struggled Tuesday to explain how the Champs-Elysee... more »»

Uganda, UN seek $8 billion for South Sudanese refugees

June 20, 2017

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's government and the United Nations are appealing for $8 billion to deal with the crisis of refugees from South Sudan. more »»

French defense chief steps down amid investigation

June 20, 2017

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron's defense minister is stepping down amid an investigation into her use of European Parliament aide. more »»

European court rules in favor of Russian gay activists

June 20, 2017

MOSCOW (AP) — The European Court for Human Rights on Tuesday ruled that Russia's law banning dissemination of so-called gay propaganda to minors violates the right to freedom of expression. more »»

French, Iraqi journalists killed in Mosul mine blast

June 20, 2017

PARIS (AP) — A French video journalist and an Iraqi colleague have been killed in a mine blast while covering the operation to root out Islamic State extremists from Mosul. more »»

A look at Syria's conflict, as mutual enemies close in on IS

June 20, 2017

BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group is in retreat across Syria and Iraq, and the contours of a new conflict among the array of parties battling it are already starting to appear.

The U.S. more »»

The Latest: Russia threatens after US downs Syrian warplane

June 20, 2017

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):

8 a.m.

Russia is retaliating following the U.S. military's shooting down of a Syrian warplane. more »»

Experts: Takata bankruptcy means air bag victims get less

June 20, 2017

DETROIT (AP) — A bankruptcy filing by Japanese air bag maker Takata will leave little money for dozens of people who sued the company over deaths and injuries caused by its exploding air bag... more »»

Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina

June 20, 2017

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — In a hidden room in a house near Argentina's capital, police believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi artifacts in the country's history, including a... more »»

Muslims targeted by violence in wake of IS-claimed attacks

June 19, 2017

LONDON (AP) — The attack on Muslim worshippers outside a London mosque on Monday follows a rising wave of violence and harassment directed against Muslims across Britain and around the world. more »»

The Latest: Paris police remove body after attempted attack

June 19, 2017

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on Paris security operation on Champs-Elysees (all times local):

10:50 p.m. more »»

Van attack on London Muslims suggests new polarization

June 19, 2017

LONDON (AP) — The rash of deadly terror attacks that has rattled Britain in recent months took an ominous new turn on Monday as Muslim worshippers became targets during the holy month of Ramadan,... more »»

Central African Republic, armed groups sign deal in Rome

June 19, 2017

ROME (AP) — Representatives of most of the armed groups in Central African Republic on Monday signed an agreement to honor an immediate cease-fire, after more than three years of sectarian... more »»

The Latest: Man rams explosives-laden car into French police

June 19, 2017

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on Paris security operation on Champs-Elysees (all times local):

9:45 p.m. more »»

The Latest: US 'strongly condemns' attack near London mosque

June 19, 2017

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on a van plowing into a crowd outside a London mosque (all times local):

8:30 p.m. more »»

Al-Qaida-linked militants staged Mali resort attack; 5 dead

June 19, 2017

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — An al-Qaida-linked Islamic militant group said Monday it staged an attack the previous day on a resort area in Mali popular with foreigners, killing five people, including a... more »»

 
 
 

 

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