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Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dies at 48

May 22, 2019

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — One of Africa's best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday. more »»

Iranian lawmaker says his country doesn't want war with US

May 22, 2019

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran will "under no circumstances" enter a war either directly or indirectly with the United States, a prominent reformist Iranian lawmaker said Wednesday, as both Washington... more »»

Lawmaker says Iran doesn't want direct or proxy war with US

May 22, 2019

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran will "under no circumstances" enter a war either directly or indirectly with the United States, a prominent reformist Iranian lawmaker said Wednesday, as both Washington... more »»

6 die in Indonesia riots; Widodo says he won't allow unrest

May 22, 2019

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian President Joko Widodo said authorities have the volatile situation in the country's capital under control after six people died Wednesday in riots by... more »»

EU police agency says operation smashed organized crime ring

May 22, 2019

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The European Union's police agency says an international law enforcement operation has smashed an organized crime gang that earned hundreds of millions of euros in... more »»

Poland's Kaczynski says Le Pen's party 'linked to Moscow'

May 22, 2019

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's nationalist ruling party leader said political groupings in some European Union states, including Marine Le Pen's party in France, are "obviously linked to Moscow... more »»

Big question for EU vote: How well will the far-right do?

May 22, 2019

BRUSSELS (AP) — The elections to the European Parliament have never been so hotly anticipated, with many predicting that this year's ballot which starts Thursday will mark a coming-of-age moment... more »»

6 dead in Indonesia riots; Widodo says won't tolerate unrest

May 22, 2019

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's President Joko Widodo said Wednesday that authorities have the volatile situation in the capital Jakarta under control after six people died in riots by... more »»

The Latest: Widodo says he won't tolerate security threats

May 22, 2019

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on post-election protests in Indonesia (all times local):

5 p.m. more »»

Earthquake shakes northern Netherlands, no injuries reported

May 22, 2019

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A magnitude . more »»

Pope urges China's Catholics to unify after bishop deal

May 22, 2019

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is urging China's divided Catholic community to come together in communion, as he seeks to heal decades of estrangement following a landmark deal with Beijing ove... more »»

6 dead in Indonesia riots, gov't restricts social media

May 22, 2019

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Six people have died in election rioting in the Indonesian capital, authorities said Wednesday, as supporters of the losing presidential candidate burned vehicles and... more »»

Police raiding homes of Iraqi gang in western Germany

May 22, 2019

BERLIN (AP) — Police in western Germany are raiding premises linked to an Iraqi gang suspected of involvement in human trafficking, drug dealing, illegal arms trade and forging identity papers. more »»

Turkey military receiving Russian defense system training

May 22, 2019

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's defense minister says its military personnel are receiving training to operate the S-400 missile defense system despite U.. more »»

North Korea calls Biden 'fool of low IQ' over Kim criticism

May 22, 2019

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has labeled Joe Biden a "fool of low IQ" and an "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being" after the U.S. more »»

Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss

May 22, 2019

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces in the Indonesian capital on Wednesday, burning vehicles and throwing rocks at police,... more »»

North Korea: US should consider consequences of ship seizure

May 22, 2019

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea's U.N. ambassador said Tuesday the Trump administration should consider the possible consequences that the recent U.S. more »»

Duterte's allies dominate Senate race, shut out opposition

May 22, 2019

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president's allies won a majority of the 12 Senate seats at stake in the midterm elections, official results showed, while the opposition's shutout... more »»

The Latest: Top officials say US doesn't want war with Iran

May 22, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration's Iran policy (all times local):

9:35 p.m.

Top Trump administration officials have told Congress that recent actions by the U.S. more »»

Oman author Jokha Alharthi wins Booker International Prize

May 21, 2019

LONDON (AP) — Omani author Jokha Alharthi won the prestigious Man Booker International Prize on Tuesday for "Celestial Bodies," the story of three sisters in a desert country confronting its... more »»

 
 

 

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