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Bolton says US ready to negotiate post-Brexit trade pact

August 12, 2019

LONDON (AP) — The United States is ready to negotiate a post-Brexit trade deal with the U.K. "in pieces" to help speed the process as Britain prepares to leave the European Union on Oct. more »»

Argentine markets fall as primary hints at Fernández return

August 12, 2019

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentine stocks and currency plummeted on Monday after Argentine President Mauricio Macri was snubbed by voters who appeared to hand a resounding primary victory t... more »»

Hong Kong airport protest shutdown tarnishes business image

August 12, 2019

Mass flight cancellations at Hong Kong's airport disrupted one of the world's busiest air-transport hubs on Monday, causing chaos for tourists and business travelers and playing havoc with global... more »»

Suspect in Norway mosque attack smirks in court appearance

August 12, 2019

A Norwegian man suspected of killing his stepsister and then storming an Oslo mosque with a gun appeared in court Monday with a smirk on his bruised face as evidence grew that he sought to emulat... more »»

Italian Senate cuts short vacation to set no-confidence vote

August 12, 2019

ROME (AP) — The Italian Senate will return Tuesday from its summer vacation to set a crucial date for a no-confidence vote on Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte's populist government. more »»

5 Russian nuclear engineers buried after rocket explosion

August 12, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of Russians attended the funerals Monday of five Russian nuclear engineers killed by an explosion as they tested a new rocket engine, a tragedy that fueled radiation fears... more »»

Troops let Muslims go to mosques in locked-down Kashmir

August 12, 2019

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Troops in Indian-administered Kashmir allowed some Muslims to walk to local mosques alone or in pairs Monday for the Eid al-Adha festival during an unprecedented security... more »»

Suspect in Norway mosque attack jailed for 4 weeks

August 12, 2019

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The suspected gunman accused in an attempted terrorist attack on an Oslo mosque and the separate killing of his teenage stepsister was Monday jailed in pre-trial... more »»

India sees once-off-limits Kashmir as investment frontier

August 12, 2019

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian authorities have characterized their surprise move to strip Jammu and Kashmir's special constitutional status as freeing the disputed Himalayan territory from the bonds... more »»

The Latest: Balkans sizzle under summer sun, warning issued

August 12, 2019

GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on weather in Europe (all times local):

4:25 p.m.

The Balkans are sizzling under scorching heat, with authorities warning people to stay indoors. more »»

Airline, luxury brands follow China's lead on Hong Kong

August 12, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — The chief executive of Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways warned Monday there will be "disciplinary consequences" for employees involved in "illegal protests," as the airline... more »»

Hope fades for man, girl missing in Switzerland flash flood

August 12, 2019

GENEVA (AP) — Authorities in Switzerland are searching for a man and a girl missing since Sunday after their car was swept away by a flash flood caused by heavy rain in the Swiss Alps. more »»

No deal announced as US, Taliban wrap up latest talks

August 12, 2019

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The latest round of talks between the Taliban and the United States ended early Monday without any sign a peace deal had been reached for Afghanistan, as both sides said... more »»

Angry wasps help German police nab fleeing fugitive

August 12, 2019

BERLIN (AP) — A fugitive in Germany has been nabbed thanks to the help of angry wasps. more »»

Norwegian plane damaged on pushback from London's Gatwick

August 12, 2019

LONDON (AP) — A Norwegian airlines jet sustained damage while pushing back for Flight DI7017 from London's Gatwick Airport to New York's JFK on Monday, prompting the aircraft to be taken out of... more »»

Suspect in Norway mosque shooting to stay silent

August 12, 2019

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A suspected gunman accused of an attempted terrorist attack on an Oslo mosque and separately killing his teenage stepsister appeared in court Monday for a hearing, but... more »»

Suspect in attempted Norway mosque attack stays silent

August 12, 2019

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A suspected gunman accused of an attempted terrorist attack on an Oslo mosque and separately killing his teenage stepsister "will use his right not to explain himself... more »»

Portugal rations gas as tanker drivers strike over pay

August 12, 2019

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal began rationing gas Monday as a precaution after 2,000 truck drivers began an open-ended strike over pay, a move that comes at the height of the crucial summer... more »»

Hong Kong airport shuts down amid pro-democracy protest

August 12, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — One of the world's busiest airports canceled all flights after thousands of Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters crowded into the main terminal Monday afternoon. more »»

South Korea to remove Japan from preferred trade list

August 12, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Monday that it has decided to remove Japan from a list of nations receiving preferential treatment in trade in what was seen as a tit-for-tat move... more »»

 
 

 

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