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Yemen's defiant Shiite rebels press their offensive in south

April 23, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's defiant Shiite rebels pressed their offensive in the country's south, apparently ignoring an overture from Saudi Arabia earlier this week, while the kingdom's warplane... more »»

In Libya's anarchy, migrant smuggling a booming trade

April 23, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Libya's chaos has turned it into a lucrative magnet attracting migrants desperate to make the dangerous sea voyage to Europe. more »»

Lawyer for suspect smuggler says client was paying passenger

April 23, 2015

CATANIA, Sicily (AP) — The lawyer for the suspected captain of the smugglers' ship that capsized in the Mediterranean's worst migrant disaster says his client was a regular paying passenger like... more »»

Memories haunt both sides of Gallipoli tragedy, 100 years on

April 23, 2015

GALLIPOLI, Turkey (AP) — Whenever he leaves the house, Kenan Ersoz hides the bayonet his father used to defend the crumbling Ottoman Empire against the British-led invasion of Gallipoli a century... more »»

France seeks possible accomplice to planned church attack

April 23, 2015

PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister says investigators are searching for possible accomplices in the planned attack on a church uncovered when the suspect apparently shot himself by accident. more »»

EU leaders discuss more and faster action on Med migrants

April 23, 2015

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are discussing plans to double financial sources to save lives in the Mediterranean where hundreds of migrants have drowned in recent days, and to capture... more »»

Malta honors dead of Med's worst migrant disaster

April 23, 2015

VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — European officials honored the dead of the Mediterranean's worst-ever migrant disaster Thursday as more would-be refugees arrived in Italy and prosecutors questioned the... more »»

Rebels launch new offensive in northwestern Syria

April 23, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Several hard-line Syrian rebel groups pushed a new offensive against government forces in northwestern Syria on Thursday, less than a month after seizing control of the provincial... more »»

Former SS guard: 'couldn't imagine' Jews surviving Auschwitz

April 23, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — A former Auschwitz guard being tried on 300,000 counts of accessory to murder has testified that it was clear to him Jews were not expected to leave the camp in Nazi-occupied Poland... more »»

EU leaders face calls to take swift action on Med migrants

April 23, 2015

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders gathering for an extraordinary summit are facing calls from all sides to take emergency action to save lives in the Mediterranean, where hundreds of migrant... more »»

China names its top 100 fugitives suspected of corruption

April 23, 2015

BEIJING (AP) — China has issued a list of its top 100 officials and others wanted on suspicion of corruption who are believed to have fled abroad, the latest step in President Xi Jinping's... more »»

AP PHOTOS: Afloat on 2 Niles with the fishermen of Khartoum

April 23, 2015

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — At the confluence of the Blue Nile and the White Nile near Sudan's capital, Khartoum, 35-year-old Younis Hamad al-Nil sails his wooden boat from sunrise to sunset, searchin... more »»

Greece's shifting bailout deadlines fuel uncertainty

April 23, 2015

RIGA, Latvia (AP) — When is a deadline not really a deadline and a deal not really a deal?

When it's to do with Greece's bailout, apparently. more »»

Pakistan leaders in Saudi Arabia to press Yemen negotiations

April 23, 2015

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's top leaders are in Saudi Arabia to push for negotiations in the Yemen conflict. more »»

Noticing Nicola: SNP leader makes mark in race

April 23, 2015

LONDON (AP) — She's 5-foot-4, favors fuchsia suits and isn't running in the British election.

But make no mistake: Nicola Sturgeon is the biggest thing in U.K. politics right now. more »»

5 attacks thwarted in France since January, premier says

April 23, 2015

PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister says five attacks have been thwarted in France since a January assault by Islamic extremist gunmen left 20 people dead, including the attackers. more »»

Afghan museum seeks to remember anti-Soviet war

April 23, 2015

HERAT, Afghanistan (AP) — The Jihad Museum in the Afghan city of Herat sits in a hillside garden, surrounded by blooming rose bushes and the detritus of the war against the Soviet Union — a war... more »»

Joy, anger for family of Mexican girl wrongly sent to US

April 23, 2015

GUANAJUATO, Mexico (AP) — When a woman in Texas claimed that Alondra Luna Nunez was her long-lost daughter, the girl's real parents in Mexico say they presented more than a dozen documents from... more »»

Mexican girl wrongly sent to US returns to celebration

April 23, 2015

GUANAJUATO, Mexico (AP) — A 14-year-old Mexican girl who was taken by authorities and sent screaming to live in the United States was returned home Wednesday after DNA tests showed she is not the... more »»

Officials:extremist's misfire foiled attack on Paris church

April 23, 2015

PARIS (AP) — An Islamic extremist with an arsenal of loaded guns was prevented from opening fire on churchgoers only because he accidentally shot himself in the leg, French officials said... more »»

 
 
 

 

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