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In Africa, Latin America, Fidel Castro inspired many

November 30, 2016

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — The leader of a small, Caribbean nation, Fidel Castro was a major figure across much of the world, inspiring quixotic insurgencies, pouring soldiers into... more »»

Death toll rises to 8 in cave-in at Polish copper mine

November 30, 2016

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The director of a Polish copper mine said Wednesday rescue teams have recovered the bodies of the last three workers missing inside the mine after it caved in. more »»

Trump's Cabinet: 'Draining the swamp' or diving right in?

November 30, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump promised to "drain the swamp" in the nation's capital. Instead, he's diving right in. more »»

UN: Laws of war systematically disregarded in Syria

November 30, 2016

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Parties to the Syrian conflict have systematically disregarded the laws of war, showing time and again that they are willing to do anything to gain military advantage, the U. more »»

The Latest: Stricken Brazil team hopes to play final game

November 30, 2016

LA UNION, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Colombian plane crash that killed members of Brazilian soccer team (all times local):

3:20 p.m. more »»

Palestinian leader seeks Trump support for independence

November 30, 2016

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinian president on Wednesday expressed hope that President-elect Donald Trump will support the Palestinian quest for independence, saying little is known abou... more »»

OPEC agrees to cut output in bid to push up oil price

November 30, 2016

VIENNA (AP) — Breaking with years of inaction, OPEC agreed Wednesday to cut its oil output for the first time since 2008. The move effectively scraps its strategy of squeezing U.S. more »»

Tallow tensions: Vegans want 'fat-free' UK 5-pound bank note

November 30, 2016

LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England's new plastic 5-pound note is stronger, cleaner and safer — but apparently not suitable for vegetarian. more »»

Syrians fleeing government advances in Aleppo shelled

November 30, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — A series of artillery rounds lobbed Wednesday on Syria's eastern Aleppo district killed 26 civilians, including seven children, as they fled a government ground offensive in the... more »»

Pilot told Colombia controllers 'no fuel' before crash

November 30, 2016

MEDELLIN, Colombia (AP) — The pilot of the chartered plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team told air traffic controllers he had run out of fuel before crashing into the Andes, according to a... more »»

Iraq's special forces control 19 Mosul neighborhoods

November 30, 2016

AL-QASR, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi special forces fighting Islamic State militants on the eastern side of Mosul have retaken 19 neighborhoods from the extremist group since the battle for the city began... more »»

The Latest: Brazil NFL player 'devastated' by Colombia crash

November 30, 2016

LA UNION, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Colombian plane crash that killed members of Brazilian soccer team (all times local):

1:30 p.m. more »»

Search for HIV vaccine resumes with test in South Africa

November 30, 2016

SOSHANGUVE, South Africa (AP) — The latest attempt in the long, frustrating search for a vaccine against HIV began in South Africa on Wednesday, as scientists test a beefed-up version of the only... more »»

White House says Dylan won't attend meeting with president

November 30, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Dylan is not only skipping the ceremony in Stockholm awarding him the Nobel Prize in Literature, he's also skipping meeting with the president on Wednesday. more »»

Body of 5th miner found, 3 still missing in Polish cave-in

November 30, 2016

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Rescue teams on Wednesday found the body of a fifth miner and kept up the search for the three others still missing after a Polish copper mine was hit by a tremor and a... more »»

The Latest: Pilot in Colombia crash said was out of fuel

November 30, 2016

LA UNION, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Colombian plane crash that killed members of Brazilian soccer team (all times local):

12:40 p.. more »»

Moise says he's ready for tests facing Haiti

November 30, 2016

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The political newcomer chosen to lead deeply divided Haiti for the next five years says he's eager to improve the lives of desperately poor families in the... more »»

Cheers! Culture you can drink! Belgian beer gets UN approval

November 30, 2016

BRUSSELS (AP) — Next time you raise a glass of Belgian beer, rest assured: It's a cultural experienc. more »»

UN further tightens North Korea sanctions

November 30, 2016

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. more »»

Norway: Italy pulls back radical cleric extradition request

November 30, 2016

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Italy has decided to pull back an extradition request for a Norway-based radical Iraqi-born cleric suspected of enticing recruits to fight in Iraq and Syria, the... more »»

 
 
 

 

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