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  • Official: Hurricane Maria set Puerto Rico back decades

    Official: Hurricane Maria set Puerto Rico back decades

    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:07:00 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:20:55 GMT
    Large amounts of federal aid are starting to flow into Puerto Rico and local officials are praising the Trump administration's response.
    Large amounts of federal aid are starting to flow into Puerto Rico and local officials are praising the Trump administration's response.
  • Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected

    Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected

    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:16 AM EDT2017-09-24 07:16:45 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:20:44 GMT
    President Donald Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on travel to the United States as his ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority countries sunsets Sunday, 90 days after it went into effect.
    President Donald Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on travel to the United States as his ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority countries sunsets Sunday, 90 days after it went into effect.
  • Vatican denounces ousted auditor who says he was forced out

    Vatican denounces ousted auditor who says he was forced out

    Sunday, September 24 2017 8:06 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:06:59 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:20:42 GMT
    The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges.
    The Vatican is denouncing its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges.
  • Mexican experts rush to inspect quake-damaged buildings

    Mexican experts rush to inspect quake-damaged buildings

    Saturday, September 23 2017 3:18 PM EDT2017-09-23 19:18:40 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:20:37 GMT
    Mexican architects, engineers volunteer to inspect quake-damaged buildings.
    Mexican architects, engineers volunteer to inspect quake-damaged buildings.
  • The Latest: Schulz: Merkel's mistakes helped nationalists

    The Latest: Schulz: Merkel's mistakes helped nationalists

    Sunday, September 24 2017 8:57 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:57:06 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:20:25 GMT
    Angela Merkel, who is seeking a fourth term as chancellor in Germany, has voted at a polling station near her home in Berlin's Mitte neighborhood.
    Angela Merkel, who is seeking a fourth term as chancellor in Germany, has voted at a polling station near her home in Berlin's Mitte neighborhood.
  • Merkel wins 4th term but nationalists surge in German vote

    Merkel wins 4th term but nationalists surge in German vote

    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:16 AM EDT2017-09-24 06:16:50 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:20:08 GMT
    Chancellor Angela Merkel is widely expected to be handed a fourth term in office as Germans go to the polls in an election also likely to give the farthest right-wing party in 60 years, the anti-migrant Alternative...
    Chancellor Angela Merkel is widely expected to be handed a fourth term in office as Germans go to the polls in an election also likely to give the farthest right-wing party in 60 years, the anti-migrant Alternative for Germany, seats in parliament.
  • Witnesses: Many Rohingya still trying to flee Myanmar

    Witnesses: Many Rohingya still trying to flee Myanmar

    Sunday, September 24 2017 8:07 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:07:04 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:20 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:20:02 GMT
    The U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees says the exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh is "the most urgent refugee emergency in the world" right now.
    The U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees says the exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh is "the most urgent refugee emergency in the world" right now.
  • In Mexico City, hopes of finding quake survivors dwindle

    In Mexico City, hopes of finding quake survivors dwindle

    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-09-24 16:58:14 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:19:56 GMT
    Even as the search continues for survivors and the bodies of people who died in quake-collapsed buildings in Mexico City, thousands of people have been left homeless because their houses or apartment buildings are...
    Even as the search continues for survivors and the bodies of people who died in quake-collapsed buildings in Mexico City, thousands of people have been left homeless because their houses or apartment buildings are uninhabitable.
  • Life, death in balance for Mexico quake survivors

    Life, death in balance for Mexico quake survivors

    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:16 AM EDT2017-09-24 04:16:44 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:19:41 GMT
    As rescuers dig through the remnants of 38 collapsed buildings in Mexico City, they have pulled dozens of lifeless bodies from the wreckage but numerous survivors, too.
    As rescuers dig through the remnants of 38 collapsed buildings in Mexico City, they have pulled dozens of lifeless bodies from the wreckage but numerous survivors, too.
  • The Latest: Mexico quake death toll rises to 319

    The Latest: Mexico quake death toll rises to 319

    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:47 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:47:14 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:19:17 GMT
    Mexican authorities say the death toll from Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 earthquake has reached 318, with more than half of those in the capital.
    Mexican authorities say the death toll from Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 earthquake has reached 318, with more than half of those in the capital.
  • Dolce&Gabbana court youth with offbeat looks in Milan

    Dolce&Gabbana court youth with offbeat looks in Milan

    Sunday, September 24 2017 4:36 AM EDT2017-09-24 08:36:54 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:18 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:18:18 GMT
    Milan designers are breathing fresh air into Milan Fashion Week, quite literally, betting on Mother Nature with open-air shows.
    Milan designers are breathing fresh air into Milan Fashion Week, quite literally, betting on Mother Nature with open-air shows.
  • British actor, director Fiennes gets his Serbian passport

    British actor, director Fiennes gets his Serbian passport

    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:46 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:46:58 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:18 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:18:12 GMT
    British actor and director Ralph Fiennes has received Serbian passport from the Balkan country's president.
    British actor and director Ralph Fiennes has received Serbian passport from the Balkan country's president.
  • Meghan Markle appears at Prince Harry's Invictus Games

    Meghan Markle appears at Prince Harry's Invictus Games

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:06 PM EDT2017-09-24 01:06:42 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:17 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:17:59 GMT
    Prince Harry's girlfriend, American actress Meghan Markle is sitting in the stands for the opening ceremony of Prince Harry's Invictus Games for wounded veterans.
    Prince Harry's girlfriend, American actress Meghan Markle is sitting in the stands for the opening ceremony of Prince Harry's Invictus Games for wounded veterans.
  • The Sun rises in new play about Murdoch's tabloid revolution

    The Sun rises in new play about Murdoch's tabloid revolution

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:26:18 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:17 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:17:56 GMT
    Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth _ and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul's tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass celebrity culture, phone hacking and fake news.
    Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth _ and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul's tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass celebrity culture, phone hacking and fake news.
  • French marchers fill Paris streets to protest new work rules

    French marchers fill Paris streets to protest new work rules

    Saturday, September 23 2017 3:36 AM EDT2017-09-23 07:36:09 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:08 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:08:04 GMT
    French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon is rallying disaffected voters against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections.
    French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon is rallying disaffected voters against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections.
  • Berliners to vote on future of city's Tegel Airport

    Berliners to vote on future of city's Tegel Airport

    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:46 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:46:51 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:07 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:07:50 GMT
    Berliners are being asked to decide on the future of their Tegel Airport, which is due to close when a much-delayed big international airport opens near the German capital.
    Berliners are being asked to decide on the future of their Tegel Airport, which is due to close when a much-delayed big international airport opens near the German capital.
  • Anti-govt pastor in Zimbabwe arrested for video of shortages

    Anti-govt pastor in Zimbabwe arrested for video of shortages

    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:27 PM EDT2017-09-24 17:27:18 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:07 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:07:49 GMT
    Police in Zimbabwe have arrested an anti-government pastor after he circulated videos highlighting the country's worsening economic problems.
    Police in Zimbabwe have arrested an anti-government pastor after he circulated videos highlighting the country's worsening economic problems.
  • London mayor: Uber to blame for loss of license in city

    London mayor: Uber to blame for loss of license in city

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:16:19 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:07 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:07:46 GMT
    The mayor of London says people angry about the decision to strip Uber of its license in the city should blame the ride-hailing company itself, and not transit authorities.
    The mayor of London says people angry about the decision to strip Uber of its license in the city should blame the ride-hailing company itself, and not transit authorities.
  • Baghdad orders Kurdistan region to hand over borders, ports

    Baghdad orders Kurdistan region to hand over borders, ports

    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:07:08 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:03 PM EDT2017-09-24 19:03:12 GMT
    The president of Iraq's Kurdish region says the controversial vote on independence will go ahead as planned on Monday, despite mounting pressures from within the region and beyond.
    The president of Iraq's Kurdish region says the controversial vote on independence will go ahead as planned on Monday, despite mounting pressures from within the region and beyond.
  • Iran strikes IS bases on Syria-Iraq border with drones

    Iran strikes IS bases on Syria-Iraq border with drones

    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:37 PM EDT2017-09-24 18:37:07 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:39 PM EDT2017-09-24 18:39:01 GMT
    Iran's state TV is reporting that the country's elite Revolutionary Guard has targeted bases belonging to the Islamic State group in eastern Syria with drone strikes.
    Iran's state TV is reporting that the country's elite Revolutionary Guard has targeted bases belonging to the Islamic State group in eastern Syria with drone strikes.
  • France: Macron's party suffers hit in French Senate election

    France: Macron's party suffers hit in French Senate election

    Sunday, September 24 2017 3:16 AM EDT2017-09-24 07:16:48 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:38 PM EDT2017-09-24 18:38:23 GMT
    French President Emmanuel Macron's unconventional political party is fighting to make its mark on the Senate in elections for half the seats in the upper house.
    French President Emmanuel Macron's unconventional political party is fighting to make its mark on the Senate in elections for half the seats in the upper house.
  • Former Rwandan presidential aspirant Rwigara is arrested

    Former Rwandan presidential aspirant Rwigara is arrested

    Sunday, September 24 2017 9:47 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:47:14 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:29 PM EDT2017-09-24 18:29:17 GMT
    Rwandan police say they have arrested Diane Rwigara, a leading critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame and women's rights activist over offenses against state security.
    Rwandan police say they have arrested Diane Rwigara, a leading critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame and women's rights activist over offenses against state security.
  • The Latest: French conservatives keep majority in Senate

    The Latest: French conservatives keep majority in Senate

    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:57 PM EDT2017-09-24 17:57:05 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:58 PM EDT2017-09-24 17:58:43 GMT
    Partial official results show France's conservatives on track to keep their majority in the Senate, with President Emmanuel Macron's party trailing as his popularity suffers.
    Partial official results show France's conservatives on track to keep their majority in the Senate, with President Emmanuel Macron's party trailing as his popularity suffers.
  • Pope's sex abuse advisers also look into children of priests

    Pope's sex abuse advisers also look into children of priests

    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:56 PM EDT2017-09-24 16:56:59 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:58 PM EDT2017-09-24 17:58:38 GMT
    Pope Francis' committee of advisers on protecting children from sexually abusive priests is expanding its workload to include the needs and rights of children born to Roman Catholic priests.
    Pope Francis' committee of advisers on protecting children from sexually abusive priests is expanding its workload to include the needs and rights of children born to Roman Catholic priests.
  • Ethiopia bans weapons at upcoming religious gathering

    Ethiopia bans weapons at upcoming religious gathering

    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-09-24 17:37:24 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:47 PM EDT2017-09-24 17:47:02 GMT
    Ethiopia has banned weapons at the upcoming Irrecha religious festival in order to avoid the violence that killed several dozen people last year.
    Ethiopia has banned weapons at the upcoming Irrecha religious festival in order to avoid the violence that killed several dozen people last year.
  • Airstrikes hit Syria's Aleppo despite ceasefire

    Airstrikes hit Syria's Aleppo despite ceasefire

    Sunday, September 24 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:06:57 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-09-24 17:39:58 GMT
    A Syrian war monitoring group says airstrikes have targeted rural Aleppo for the first time in months since a cease-fire has taken hold in the province.
    A Syrian war monitoring group says airstrikes have targeted rural Aleppo for the first time in months since a cease-fire has taken hold in the province.
  • Iran displays S-300 air defense missile system to public

    Iran displays S-300 air defense missile system to public

    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:56 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:56:57 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-09-24 17:08:14 GMT
    Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard has displayed the country's sophisticated Russian-made S-300 air defense system in central Tehran.
    Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard has displayed the country's sophisticated Russian-made S-300 air defense system in central Tehran.
  • North Korea stages anti-US rally in battle with Trump

    North Korea stages anti-US rally in battle with Trump

    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:26:48 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:49 PM EDT2017-09-24 16:49:27 GMT
    North Korea has held a large anti-U.S. rally in its capital city, backing its leader Kim Jong Un as he exchanges insult-laden threats with President Donald Trump.
    North Korea has held a large anti-U.S. rally in its capital city, backing its leader Kim Jong Un as he exchanges insult-laden threats with President Donald Trump.
  • Iranian Guard drills near Iraq ahead of Kurdish referendum

    Iranian Guard drills near Iraq ahead of Kurdish referendum

    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:17:04 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:49 PM EDT2017-09-24 16:49:26 GMT
    Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard has begun a military exercise in the northwestern Kurdish region near the Iraqi border ahead of a Kurdish independence referendum in the neighboring country.
    Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard has begun a military exercise in the northwestern Kurdish region near the Iraqi border ahead of a Kurdish independence referendum in the neighboring country.
  • On the hunt: Lithuanians race to pick wild mushrooms

    On the hunt: Lithuanians race to pick wild mushrooms

    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:16:44 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:39 PM EDT2017-09-24 16:39:37 GMT
    Hundreds of Lithuanians have been running around with baskets and buckets in a pine forest in southeastern Lithuania for the national championship of wild mushroom picking.
    Hundreds of Lithuanians have been running around with baskets and buckets in a pine forest in southeastern Lithuania for the national championship of wild mushroom picking.
  • Angela Missoni shows feather-light sheer knits in Milan

    Angela Missoni shows feather-light sheer knits in Milan

    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:36 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:36:32 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:18 PM EDT2017-09-24 16:18:28 GMT
    With Gigi Hadid on the runway and Lauren Hutton in the front row, Bottega Veneta honors icons as it embraces the now.
    With Gigi Hadid on the runway and Lauren Hutton in the front row, Bottega Veneta honors icons as it embraces the now.
  • Lawyer: Hacker in Spanish custody sought by US, Russia

    Lawyer: Hacker in Spanish custody sought by US, Russia

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:55:34 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-09-24 15:48:38 GMT
    The lawyer for an alleged Russian hacker says authorities in Moscow are fighting his extradition from Spain to the U.S. by seeking his return to Russia.
    The lawyer for an alleged Russian hacker says authorities in Moscow are fighting his extradition from Spain to the U.S. by seeking his return to Russia.
  • Hurricane pushes long-suffering Puerto Rico to the edge

    Hurricane pushes long-suffering Puerto Rico to the edge

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-09-22 19:05:49 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:59:06 GMT
    Puerto Rico was already on the edge before Hurricane Maria, reeling from a decade-long, downward economic spiral that was far deeper than the Great Recession on the mainland.
    Puerto Rico was already on the edge before Hurricane Maria, reeling from a decade-long, downward economic spiral that was far deeper than the Great Recession on the mainland.
  • Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

    Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

    Saturday, September 23 2017 6:56 AM EDT2017-09-23 10:56:17 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:58 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:58:35 GMT
    Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam.
    Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a failing dam.
  • Attack in north Mali kills 3 peacekeepers

    Attack in north Mali kills 3 peacekeepers

    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:47 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:47:07 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:49:18 GMT
    The United Nations mission in Mali says 3 peacekeepers have been killed, 5 others wounded injured in an attack on a convoy.
    The United Nations mission in Mali says 3 peacekeepers have been killed, 5 others wounded injured in an attack on a convoy.
  • Saudi festivities stress unity amid political, economic woes

    Saudi festivities stress unity amid political, economic woes

    Sunday, September 24 2017 9:46 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:46:56 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 10:29 AM EDT2017-09-24 14:29:01 GMT
    Saudi Arabia is celebrating its National Day with an array of family-friendly festivities, including allowing women to enter the main stadium in the capital, Riyadh, for the first time, to see a performance...
    Saudi Arabia is celebrating its National Day with an array of family-friendly festivities, including allowing women to enter the main stadium in the capital, Riyadh, for the first time, to see a performance recounting the country's founding 87 years ago.
  • Egypt: Life sentences for 2 over 2015 soccer violence

    Egypt: Life sentences for 2 over 2015 soccer violence

    Sunday, September 24 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:06:56 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-09-24 13:07:38 GMT
    An Egyptian court has sentenced two men to life in prison and a dozen others to two to ten years over deadly soccer violence in 2015 that it blamed on the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group.
    An Egyptian court has sentenced two men to life in prison and a dozen others to two to ten years over deadly soccer violence in 2015 that it blamed on the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group.
  • Catalonia's separatists defy Spain with ballots for vote

    Catalonia's separatists defy Spain with ballots for vote

    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:06 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:06:49 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 8:46 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:46:56 GMT
    Thousands of Catalan separatists are rallying in public squares in Barcelona and other towns in support of a disputed referendum on independence of the northeastern region from Spain.
    Thousands of Catalan separatists are rallying in public squares in Barcelona and other towns in support of a disputed referendum on independence of the northeastern region from Spain.
  • The Latest: Catalonia separatists pass out ballots for vote

    The Latest: Catalonia separatists pass out ballots for vote

    Sunday, September 24 2017 8:27 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:27:05 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-09-24 12:28:09 GMT
    Grassroots groups driving Catalonia's independence movement say they have started distributing one million ballots to be used in a referendum on secession that the Spanish government has vowed to stop.
    Grassroots groups driving Catalonia's independence movement say they have started distributing one million ballots to be used in a referendum on secession that the Spanish government has vowed to stop.
  • German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home

    German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home

    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:16:19 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:57 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:57:07 GMT
    A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a leftist militant group's campaign against West German authorities has returned home.
    A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a leftist militant group's campaign against West German authorities has returned home.
  • The Latest: US showing North Korea its military might

    The Latest: US showing North Korea its military might

    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:16:30 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-24 10:27:54 GMT
    The Pentagon says B-1B bombers from Guam and F-15 fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, have flown a mission in international airspace over the waters east of North Korea.
    The Pentagon says B-1B bombers from Guam and F-15 fighter escorts from Okinawa, Japan, have flown a mission in international airspace over the waters east of North Korea.
  • Turkish FM visits 2 Turks jailed in the US for May brawl

    Turkish FM visits 2 Turks jailed in the US for May brawl

    Sunday, September 24 2017 5:56 AM EDT2017-09-24 09:56:58 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 5:57 AM EDT2017-09-24 09:57:32 GMT
    Turkey's top diplomat has visited two Turks imprisoned in the United States for their alleged involvement in an infamous brawl that has raised tensions between the two countries.
    Turkey's top diplomat has visited two Turks imprisoned in the United States for their alleged involvement in an infamous brawl that has raised tensions between the two countries.
  • South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected

    South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected

    Saturday, September 23 2017 5:56 AM EDT2017-09-23 09:56:12 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 4:28 AM EDT2017-09-24 08:28:43 GMT
    South Korea's weather agency says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake was detected in North Korea around where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural.
    South Korea's weather agency says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake was detected in North Korea around where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural.
  • Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new ban may vary by country

    Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new ban may vary by country

    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:46:36 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:19 AM EDT2017-09-24 06:19:13 GMT
    New, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries could be part of next version of Trump's travel ban.
    New, more tailored restrictions on travelers from additional countries could be part of next version of Trump's travel ban.
  • New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

    New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:36 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:36:09 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 2:07 AM EDT2017-09-24 06:07:47 GMT
    In the stylish Condesa neighborhood young revelers typically spill out from dimly lit bars and restaurants on a Friday night. But the first weekend since the 7.1-magnitude earthquake toppled buildings just blocks...
    In the stylish Condesa neighborhood young revelers typically spill out from dimly lit bars and restaurants on a Friday night. But the first weekend since the 7.1-magnitude earthquake toppled buildings just blocks away began on a somber note.
  • Conservative theologians accuse pope of spreading heresy

    Conservative theologians accuse pope of spreading heresy

    Saturday, September 23 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-09-23 21:57:05 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-09-24 04:19:50 GMT
    Several dozen tradition-minded Roman Catholic theologians, priests and academics have formally accused Pope Francis of spreading heresy with his 2016 opening to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics.
    Several dozen tradition-minded Roman Catholic theologians, priests and academics have formally accused Pope Francis of spreading heresy with his 2016 opening to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics.
  • 10 photos from Bangladesh camps, 10 stories of desperation

    10 photos from Bangladesh camps, 10 stories of desperation

    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:16:29 GMT
    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-09-24 04:09:48 GMT
    An AP photographer shares stories of desperation and hopelessness behind 10 pictures from Bangladesh camps where Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar violence now struggle.
    An AP photographer shares stories of desperation and hopelessness behind 10 pictures from Bangladesh camps where Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar violence now struggle.
  • Syria looks to peace, North Korea to attack on US mainland

    Syria looks to peace, North Korea to attack on US mainland

    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:37:07 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:37 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:37:47 GMT
    Syria's foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that his country is "marching steadily" toward the goal of rooting out terrorism _ and "victory is now within reach.".
    Syria's foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that his country is "marching steadily" toward the goal of rooting out terrorism _ and "victory is now within reach.".
  • Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on vote

    Turkey OKs military intervention, warns Iraqi Kurds on vote

    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:06:25 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:30 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:30:38 GMT
    Turkish officials are pressing Iraqi Kurdish leaders to call off an upcoming independence referendum as Turkey's parliament convenes to renew a mandate for the country's military to intervene in Iraq and Syria.
    Turkish officials are pressing Iraqi Kurdish leaders to call off an upcoming independence referendum as Turkey's parliament convenes to renew a mandate for the country's military to intervene in Iraq and Syria.
  • Mexico honors its greatest wrestler, El Santo, at centennial

    Mexico honors its greatest wrestler, El Santo, at centennial

    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:06 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:06:53 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:16 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:16:59 GMT
    You may have never heard the name Rodolfo Guzman, but his silver-masked alter ego, El Santo, was a larger-than-life presence in professional wrestling rings, in comics and on the silver screen.
    You may have never heard the name Rodolfo Guzman, but his silver-masked alter ego, El Santo, was a larger-than-life presence in professional wrestling rings, in comics and on the silver screen.
  • The Latest: After quakes, Mexico volcano spews vapor and ash

    The Latest: After quakes, Mexico volcano spews vapor and ash

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:26:32 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:08 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:08:44 GMT
    The U.S. Geological Survey says the new earthquake to strike Mexico had a magnitude of 6.2 and was centered in the southern state of Oaxaca.
    The U.S. Geological Survey says the new earthquake to strike Mexico had a magnitude of 6.2 and was centered in the southern state of Oaxaca.
  • Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decision

    Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decision

    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:56 PM EDT2017-09-23 16:56:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 6:17 PM EDT2017-09-23 22:17:23 GMT
    British actor Colin Firth says he has taken Italian citizenship as a "sensible" move amid global political uncertainty.
    British actor Colin Firth says he has taken Italian citizenship as a "sensible" move amid global political uncertainty.
  • Paratrooper becomes 1st French casualty in anti-IS coalition

    Paratrooper becomes 1st French casualty in anti-IS coalition

    Saturday, September 23 2017 4:08 PM EDT2017-09-23 20:08:10 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-09-23 20:16:42 GMT
    A French paratrooper died in combat while fighting extremists in the Mideast as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group, in what appeared to be the first official French casualty in the...
    A French paratrooper died in combat while fighting extremists in the Mideast as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group, in what appeared to be the first official French casualty in the operation.
  • Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district

    Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district

    Saturday, September 23 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 14:16:19 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 3:27 PM EDT2017-09-23 19:27:32 GMT
    The first weekend since a 7.1 magnitude earthquake toppled buildings in Mexico City has begun on a somber note.
    The first weekend since a 7.1 magnitude earthquake toppled buildings in Mexico City has begun on a somber note.
  • Italy's 5-Star party picks its next candidate for premier

    Italy's 5-Star party picks its next candidate for premier

    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:16:32 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:31 PM EDT2017-09-23 18:31:29 GMT
    Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement opened a new phase in its quest for the country's premiership by choosing its candidate and party leader to take the reins from founder Beppe Grillo.
    Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement opened a new phase in its quest for the country's premiership by choosing its candidate and party leader to take the reins from founder Beppe Grillo.
  • Spain, Catalonia tussle over who controls the Mossos police

    Spain, Catalonia tussle over who controls the Mossos police

    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:56:36 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:49 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:49:12 GMT
    Spain's Interior Ministry has begun coordinating all police efforts in Catalonia, a tactic to halt the region's referendum on secession following tensions with the regional police force controlled by the...
    Spain's Interior Ministry has begun coordinating all police efforts in Catalonia, a tactic to halt the region's referendum on secession following tensions with the regional police force controlled by the pro-independence Catalan government.
  • In final push, Merkel seeks to reach undecided German voters

    In final push, Merkel seeks to reach undecided German voters

    Saturday, September 23 2017 6:26 AM EDT2017-09-23 10:26:15 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:50 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:50:06 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel handed out coffee to campaign helpers in Berlin, urging them to keep up the momentum in the final hours before the country votes.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel handed out coffee to campaign helpers in Berlin, urging them to keep up the momentum in the final hours before the country votes.
  • US-backed SDF says it took Syria's largest gas field from IS

    US-backed SDF says it took Syria's largest gas field from IS

    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:16:24 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:48 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:48:18 GMT
    Senior official with U.S.-backed SDF says his fighters have captured the country's largest gas field from the Islamic State group in an eastern province Syrian that borders Iraq.
    Senior official with U.S.-backed SDF says his fighters have captured the country's largest gas field from the Islamic State group in an eastern province Syrian that borders Iraq.
  • Yemen rebels pardon journalist after death sentence

    Yemen rebels pardon journalist after death sentence

    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:16:24 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:17 PM EDT2017-09-23 17:17:55 GMT
    Yemeni Shiite rebel officials say a prominent journalist who was sentenced to death over accusations of collaborating with a Saudi-led coalition battling the group has been pardoned.
    Yemeni Shiite rebel officials say a prominent journalist who was sentenced to death over accusations of collaborating with a Saudi-led coalition battling the group has been pardoned.
  • Russian oppositionist Udaltsov detained before Moscow rally

    Russian oppositionist Udaltsov detained before Moscow rally

    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:46 PM EDT2017-09-23 16:46:27 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:47 PM EDT2017-09-23 16:47:30 GMT
    Russian news reports say a prominent opposition figure who was recently released after serving more than four years in prison has been detained at an unsanctioned rally in Moscow.
    Russian news reports say a prominent opposition figure who was recently released after serving more than four years in prison has been detained at an unsanctioned rally in Moscow.
  • The Latest: Catalonia refuses to give police over to Spain

    The Latest: Catalonia refuses to give police over to Spain

    Saturday, September 23 2017 10:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 14:06:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-09-23 14:08:14 GMT
    Catalonia's top security official says the regional government is refusing to hand over control of a regional police force to Spanish central authorities who are trying to stop a referendum on independence.
    Catalonia's top security official says the regional government is refusing to hand over control of a regional police force to Spanish central authorities who are trying to stop a referendum on independence.
  • Closure at busy US-Mexico border crossing promises headaches

    Closure at busy US-Mexico border crossing promises headaches

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:35:39 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:58:41 GMT
    The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
    The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
  • In new setback, Uber to lose license to work in London

    In new setback, Uber to lose license to work in London

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:25:36 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 13:06:54 GMT
    London's transport authority says it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security.
    London's transport authority says it won't renew Uber's license to operate in the British capital, arguing that it demonstrates a lack of corporate responsibility with implications in public safety and security.
  • Amnesty says fires continue at Rohingya villages in Myanmar

    Amnesty says fires continue at Rohingya villages in Myanmar

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:15:32 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:49 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:49:13 GMT
    The top U.S. diplomat for Southeast Asia says America remains deeply troubled by the ongoing crisis in Myanmar's Rakhine state and allegations of human rights abuses there.
    The top U.S. diplomat for Southeast Asia says America remains deeply troubled by the ongoing crisis in Myanmar's Rakhine state and allegations of human rights abuses there.
  • China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

    China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-09-23 03:26:09 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:49 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:49:08 GMT
    China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea in new pressure over nuclear, missile ambitions.
    China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea in new pressure over nuclear, missile ambitions.
  • Greece makes measles vaccination appeal amid European spike

    Greece makes measles vaccination appeal amid European spike

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:05:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:48 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:48:59 GMT
    Health authorities in Greece have issued a public appeal to participate in vaccination and booster shot programs following a spike in measles cases in the country amid an outbreak in Europe.
    Health authorities in Greece have issued a public appeal to participate in vaccination and booster shot programs following a spike in measles cases in the country amid an outbreak in Europe.
  • China: Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts

    China: Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:55:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:47:22 GMT
    A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman has said U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that Beijing ordered Chinese banks to stop dealing with North Korea is "not consistent with the facts," but gave no...
    A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman has said U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that Beijing ordered Chinese banks to stop dealing with North Korea is "not consistent with the facts," but gave no indication what steps China is taking.
  • Etching of German rifle ground off AK-47 monument in Moscow

    Etching of German rifle ground off AK-47 monument in Moscow

    Saturday, September 23 2017 7:06 AM EDT2017-09-23 11:06:31 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:08 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:08:40 GMT
    Just days after a monument honoring AK-47 designer Mikhail Kalashnikov was unveiled in Moscow, workers have removed a part of it that showed a German weapon that many believe inspired the renowned assault rifle.
    Just days after a monument honoring AK-47 designer Mikhail Kalashnikov was unveiled in Moscow, workers have removed a part of it that showed a German weapon that many believe inspired the renowned assault rifle.
  • Donatella Versace pays joyous tribute to brother Gianni

    Donatella Versace pays joyous tribute to brother Gianni

    Friday, September 22 2017 8:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:45:48 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 8:07 AM EDT2017-09-23 12:07:09 GMT
    On the runway at Milan Fashion Week: When times go dark, designer Giorgio Armani goes bright.
    On the runway at Milan Fashion Week: When times go dark, designer Giorgio Armani goes bright.
  • In Mexico quake, villages on edge of capital feel forgotten

    In Mexico quake, villages on edge of capital feel forgotten

    Friday, September 22 2017 9:26 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:26:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 7:48 AM EDT2017-09-23 11:48:10 GMT
    In Mexico quake, forgotten villages on edge of capital clamor for aid.
    In Mexico quake, forgotten villages on edge of capital clamor for aid.
  • Britain hopes for Brexit progress; EU leaders cautious

    Britain hopes for Brexit progress; EU leaders cautious

    Saturday, September 23 2017 5:26 AM EDT2017-09-23 09:26:12 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 7:17 AM EDT2017-09-23 11:17:04 GMT
    Britain and the EU are preparing to head back to the Brexit negotiating table after a speech by Prime Minister Theresa May that received a cautious welcome from the bloc's leaders.
    Britain and the EU are preparing to head back to the Brexit negotiating table after a speech by Prime Minister Theresa May that received a cautious welcome from the bloc's leaders.
  • Prime Minister Bill English ahead in New Zealand election

    Prime Minister Bill English ahead in New Zealand election

    Saturday, September 23 2017 4:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 08:16:12 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 6:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 10:16:21 GMT
    Polls have closed in New Zealand's national elections and the first results were trickling in for what is shaping up to be a close race.
    Polls have closed in New Zealand's national elections and the first results were trickling in for what is shaping up to be a close race.
  • Turkey says it won't accept Kurdish independence vote

    Turkey says it won't accept Kurdish independence vote

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:15:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 5:26 AM EDT2017-09-23 09:26:36 GMT
    Turkey's political and military leaders are set to meet to mull over possible sanctions and other measures against Iraq's Kurdish region if it goes ahead with a referendum on independence.
    Turkey's political and military leaders are set to meet to mull over possible sanctions and other measures against Iraq's Kurdish region if it goes ahead with a referendum on independence.
  • Families of missing in Mexico quake still hold out hope

    Families of missing in Mexico quake still hold out hope

    Friday, September 22 2017 1:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:15:28 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:47 AM EDT2017-09-23 06:47:28 GMT
    Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1...
    Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
  • Cuban official: Still no clue on US diplomat health mystery

    Cuban official: Still no clue on US diplomat health mystery

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:55:54 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 2:47 AM EDT2017-09-23 06:47:23 GMT
    Bhutan's leader has peppered his U.N. General Assembly speech with moments of silence to honor people afflicted by hurricanes, poverty and terrorism.
    Bhutan's leader has peppered his U.N. General Assembly speech with moments of silence to honor people afflicted by hurricanes, poverty and terrorism.
  • New Zealanders head to polls for neck-and-neck national vote

    New Zealanders head to polls for neck-and-neck national vote

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:35:32 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 1:16 AM EDT2017-09-23 05:16:54 GMT
    New Zealanders vote in national elections Saturday after a campaign in which the candidates found time for selfies and self-reflection.
    New Zealanders vote in national elections Saturday after a campaign in which the candidates found time for selfies and self-reflection.
  • Kim fires off insults at Trump and hints at weapons test

    Kim fires off insults at Trump and hints at weapons test

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:05:34 GMT
    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:48 AM EDT2017-09-23 04:48:58 GMT
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un lobs crude insults at Trump and hints at frightening new weapons test.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un lobs crude insults at Trump and hints at frightening new weapons test.
  • Russia: Relations with US poor over 'Russo-phobic hysteria'

    Russia: Relations with US poor over 'Russo-phobic hysteria'

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:36 PM EDT2017-09-22 23:36:02 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 11:49 PM EDT2017-09-23 03:49:01 GMT
    Russia's foreign minister said Friday the downturn in relations with the United States began with the Obama administration's "small-hearted" and "revengeful" actions and has plummeted further because of...
    Russia's foreign minister said Friday the downturn in relations with the United States began with the Obama administration's "small-hearted" and "revengeful" actions and has plummeted further because of "Russo-phobic hysteria.".
  • In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade

    In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:45:45 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-09-23 03:46:49 GMT
    Iran's Revolutionary Guard unveils its latest ballistic missile that can reach much of Mideast, including Israel.
    Iran's Revolutionary Guard unveils its latest ballistic missile that can reach much of Mideast, including Israel.
  • May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition period

    May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition period

    Friday, September 22 2017 4:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:45:41 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:47 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:47:51 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to revive foundering Brexit negotiations, proposing a two-year transition period after the country formal departure in 2019 to ensure Britain's departure from the...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to revive foundering Brexit negotiations, proposing a two-year transition period after the country formal departure in 2019 to ensure Britain's departure from the European Union goes smoothly.
  • The Latest: UAE says Iran is main obstacle to Arab peace

    The Latest: UAE says Iran is main obstacle to Arab peace

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:05:43 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:17 PM EDT2017-09-23 01:17:59 GMT
    The U.N. humanitarian chief says the World Food Program delivered emergency food to a record 7 million people across conflict-wracked Yemen in August.
    The U.N. humanitarian chief says the World Food Program delivered emergency food to a record 7 million people across conflict-wracked Yemen in August.
  • Miss Turkey dethroned over 'unacceptable' tweet on coup

    Miss Turkey dethroned over 'unacceptable' tweet on coup

    Friday, September 22 2017 10:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:35:46 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 7:36 PM EDT2017-09-22 23:36:53 GMT
    Organizers have stripped Miss Turkey 2017 of her crown over a social media posting that was deemed insulting to the memory of some 250 people who were killed while opposing last year's failed military coup.
    Organizers have stripped Miss Turkey 2017 of her crown over a social media posting that was deemed insulting to the memory of some 250 people who were killed while opposing last year's failed military coup.
  • Have you seen this dog? Mexicans search for missing pets

    Have you seen this dog? Mexicans search for missing pets

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:15:58 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:58 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:58:19 GMT
    Signs seeking missing pets are scattered around Mexico's capital these days.
    Signs seeking missing pets are scattered around Mexico's capital these days.
  • Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

    Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:45:20 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:11 PM EDT2017-09-22 22:11:16 GMT
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is calling President Donald Trump "deranged" and says in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will "pay dearly" for his threats.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is calling President Donald Trump "deranged" and says in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will "pay dearly" for his threats.
  • 21 migrants dead, 5 missing after boat sinks in Black Sea

    21 migrants dead, 5 missing after boat sinks in Black Sea

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:25:37 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:28:04 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a vessel carrying migrants has sunk in the Black Sea, killing four people on board.
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a vessel carrying migrants has sunk in the Black Sea, killing four people on board.
  • Former leader of Muslim Brotherhood Mahdi Akef dies at 89

    Former leader of Muslim Brotherhood Mahdi Akef dies at 89

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-09-22 19:55:54 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:48 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:48:45 GMT
    The former leader of Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, Mahdi Akef, who had been detained since 2013, has died.
    The former leader of Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, Mahdi Akef, who had been detained since 2013, has died.
  • North Korean leader Kim called Trump a what? A 'dotard'

    North Korean leader Kim called Trump a what? A 'dotard'

    Friday, September 22 2017 2:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:35:39 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:01 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:01:09 GMT
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump a what? A mentally deranged 'dotard,' which is a translation of a derogatory Korean word for an elderly person.
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump a what? A mentally deranged 'dotard,' which is a translation of a derogatory Korean word for an elderly person.
  • The Latest: US: NKorea bomb test would draw tough response

    The Latest: US: NKorea bomb test would draw tough response

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:15:41 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:00:34 GMT
    President Donald Trump is again assailing North Korea's Kim Jong Un in an escalation of the war of words between Washington and Pyongyang.
    President Donald Trump is again assailing North Korea's Kim Jong Un in an escalation of the war of words between Washington and Pyongyang.
  • The Latest: Turkey says Kurdish referendum plans illegal

    The Latest: Turkey says Kurdish referendum plans illegal

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:59 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:59:05 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-09-22 20:00:03 GMT
    President of Iraq's Kurdish region says controversial referendum on independence will go forward, despite increasingly urgent calls from international community to delay.
    President of Iraq's Kurdish region says controversial referendum on independence will go forward, despite increasingly urgent calls from international community to delay.
  • Pakistan: Death toll from India attack in Kashmir rises to 6

    Pakistan: Death toll from India attack in Kashmir rises to 6

    Friday, September 22 2017 9:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 13:35:50 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-09-22 19:46:26 GMT
    Pakistan's military says death toll from Indian attack in disputed Kashmir rises to 6, India says Pakistan initiated.
    Pakistan's military says death toll from Indian attack in disputed Kashmir rises to 6, India says Pakistan initiated.
  • Syrian activist, journalist daughter found dead in Turkey

    Syrian activist, journalist daughter found dead in Turkey

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:15:54 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 2:08 PM EDT2017-09-22 18:08:14 GMT
    Turkish media reports say a Syrian activist and her journalist daughter have been killed in their home in Istanbul.
    Turkish media reports say a Syrian activist and her journalist daughter have been killed in their home in Istanbul.
  • British police charge 18-year-old over London subway bombing

    British police charge 18-year-old over London subway bombing

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:45:55 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:58 PM EDT2017-09-22 17:58:44 GMT
    London' police chief says the bomb that failed to detonate in London's subway was loaded with explosives and shrapnel.
    London' police chief says the bomb that failed to detonate in London's subway was loaded with explosives and shrapnel.
  • Greek court says Syrian refugees can be returned to Turkey

    Greek court says Syrian refugees can be returned to Turkey

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:35:42 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:57 PM EDT2017-09-22 17:57:54 GMT
    Greece's Supreme Court has ruled that refugees can be returned to Turkey under last year's European Union-Turkey deal, rejecting arguments by 2 Syrian men that Turkey is not a safe destination.
    Greece's Supreme Court has ruled that refugees can be returned to Turkey under last year's European Union-Turkey deal, rejecting arguments by 2 Syrian men that Turkey is not a safe destination.
  • Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

    Mexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:15 PM EDT2017-09-21 23:15:47 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-09-22 17:37:57 GMT
    Mexico shocked by news: Young girl thought buried in rubble of collapsed school didn't exist.
    Mexico shocked by news: Young girl thought buried in rubble of collapsed school didn't exist.
  • The Latest: Spanish prosecutor seeking sedition charges

    The Latest: Spanish prosecutor seeking sedition charges

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:45:44 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:27 PM EDT2017-09-22 17:27:19 GMT
    Spain's Interior Ministry says it's deploying police reinforcements to its northeastern region of Catalonia to maintain order and take action if a referendum on independence pledged by the Catalan government but...
    Spain's Interior Ministry says it's deploying police reinforcements to its northeastern region of Catalonia to maintain order and take action if a referendum on independence pledged by the Catalan government but deemed illegal by Spain should take place.
  • Stalin's bust unveiled in Moscow as part of "Rulers' Alley"

    Stalin's bust unveiled in Moscow as part of "Rulers' Alley"

    Friday, September 22 2017 11:16 AM EDT2017-09-22 15:16:18 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:58:05 GMT
    A government-sponsored association has unveiled a series of busts of the nation's Soviet-era leaders, including Josef Stalin, a move that has drawn criticism from those who see it as part of efforts to whitewash...
    A government-sponsored association has unveiled a series of busts of the nation's Soviet-era leaders, including Josef Stalin, a move that has drawn criticism from those who see it as part of efforts to whitewash the tyrant's crimes.
  • Spain to send extra police to try to halt Catalan referendum

    Spain to send extra police to try to halt Catalan referendum

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:15:44 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:59 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:59:19 GMT
    Second protest calling for release of Catalan officials underway.
    Second protest calling for release of Catalan officials underway.
  • Istanbul's mayor announces his sudden resignation

    Istanbul's mayor announces his sudden resignation

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:55:57 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:58:00 GMT
    The mayor of Istanbul has announced his resignation as head of the city of nearly 15 million people.
    The mayor of Istanbul has announced his resignation as head of the city of nearly 15 million people.
  • The Latest: EU's Brexit chief welcomes 'constructive' speech

    The Latest: EU's Brexit chief welcomes 'constructive' speech

    Friday, September 22 2017 9:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 13:45:41 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:38 PM EDT2017-09-22 16:38:22 GMT
    A few dozen people are taking part in a peaceful demonstration in Florence where Prime Minister Theresa May is giving a speech on Britain's exit from the European Union.
    A few dozen people are taking part in a peaceful demonstration in Florence where Prime Minister Theresa May is giving a speech on Britain's exit from the European Union.
  • First UN expert on gender identity resigns

    First UN expert on gender identity resigns

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:25:39 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:55:44 GMT
    A spokesman for the Human Rights Council has confirmed that the U.N.'s first independent expert on sexual orientation and gender identity has announced his resignation for "personal reasons.".
    A spokesman for the Human Rights Council has confirmed that the U.N.'s first independent expert on sexual orientation and gender identity has announced his resignation for "personal reasons.".
  • African art museum opens in Cape Town; Tutu is early visitor

    African art museum opens in Cape Town; Tutu is early visitor

    Friday, September 22 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:55:39 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:55:43 GMT
    South African Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu has attended the opening of a museum of contemporary African art in Cape Town.
    South African Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu has attended the opening of a museum of contemporary African art in Cape Town.
  • Poland, Hungary leaders persist with anti-migrant policies

    Poland, Hungary leaders persist with anti-migrant policies

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:15 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:15:53 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:08:53 GMT
    Poland's prime minister has accused European Union leaders of being politically motivated in criticizing her government's major overhaul of the judiciary as being a threat to the rule of law.
    Poland's prime minister has accused European Union leaders of being politically motivated in criticizing her government's major overhaul of the judiciary as being a threat to the rule of law.
  • France renews half of senators' seats, a test for Macron

    France renews half of senators' seats, a test for Macron

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:45:46 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 14:08:28 GMT
    On Sunday, France will elect nearly half its Senate, in a vote that is expected to illustrate the slide in President Emmanuel Macron's popularity since his election earlier this year.
    On Sunday, France will elect nearly half its Senate, in a vote that is expected to illustrate the slide in President Emmanuel Macron's popularity since his election earlier this year.
  • 5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump

    5 things to know about N. Korean leader's rebuke of Trump

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:05:30 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-09-22 13:16:26 GMT
    5 things to know about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's unprecedented personal rebuke of Trump.
    5 things to know about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's unprecedented personal rebuke of Trump.
  • The Latest: Migrant death toll off Turkey rises to 15

    The Latest: Migrant death toll off Turkey rises to 15

    Friday, September 22 2017 8:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:55:38 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:56:31 GMT
    Turkey's coast guard has increased to 15 the death toll of migrants who drowned when their boat capsized in the Black Sea.
    Turkey's coast guard has increased to 15 the death toll of migrants who drowned when their boat capsized in the Black Sea.
  • Text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to Trump

    Text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to Trump

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:45 PM EDT2017-09-22 01:45:19 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 8:48 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:48:22 GMT
    Full text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to US President Donald Trump.
    Full text of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to US President Donald Trump.
  • Newcomer to Swiss executive body chosen as foreign minister

    Newcomer to Swiss executive body chosen as foreign minister

    Friday, September 22 2017 8:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:45:36 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 8:47 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:47:45 GMT
    The newest member to Switzerland's seven-member executive body is set to become the Alpine country's next foreign minister.
    The newest member to Switzerland's seven-member executive body is set to become the Alpine country's next foreign minister.
  • The Latest: UK police charge man with London subway blast

    The Latest: UK police charge man with London subway blast

    Friday, September 22 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:35:38 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 8:37 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:37:47 GMT
    British police have charged an 18-year-old man with attempted murder and causing an explosion over last week's bomb attack on the London subway.
    British police have charged an 18-year-old man with attempted murder and causing an explosion over last week's bomb attack on the London subway.
  • Romanian leader cancels visit to Ukraine over language law

    Romanian leader cancels visit to Ukraine over language law

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:35 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:35:37 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:28:10 GMT
    Romania's president cancels a visit to Ukraine next month to protest a law that critics say would infringe on the rights of ethnic minorities there.
    Romania's president cancels a visit to Ukraine next month to protest a law that critics say would infringe on the rights of ethnic minorities there.
  • Finnish police: Likely suicide attempt outside parliament

    Finnish police: Likely suicide attempt outside parliament

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:37:08 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-09-22 12:28:05 GMT
    Police in Helsinki say it believes two people stabbed themselves in their stomach on the steps outside the Finnish parliament in an apparent suicide attempt.
    Police in Helsinki say it believes two people stabbed themselves in their stomach on the steps outside the Finnish parliament in an apparent suicide attempt.
  • Russian sub fires cruises missiles at militants in Syria

    Russian sub fires cruises missiles at militants in Syria

    Friday, September 22 2017 6:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:45:51 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 7:17 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:17:42 GMT
    Russia says its submarine in Mediterranean has fired cruise missiles at militant positions in northwestern Syria.
    Russia says its submarine in Mediterranean has fired cruise missiles at militant positions in northwestern Syria.
  • Syrian refugee in Estonia jailed for setting wife on fire

    Syrian refugee in Estonia jailed for setting wife on fire

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:05:38 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 7:07 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:07:47 GMT
    An Estonian court has found a Syrian refugee guilty of causing severe bodily harm for setting his wife on fire and sentenced him to 10 years in jail.
    An Estonian court has found a Syrian refugee guilty of causing severe bodily harm for setting his wife on fire and sentenced him to 10 years in jail.
  • German court sends ax attacker to psychiatric hospital

    German court sends ax attacker to psychiatric hospital

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:05 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:05:33 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 7:07 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:07:44 GMT
    A German court has sent a man who randomly attacked passengers with an ax at Duesseldorf's main train station in March to a psychiatric hospital indefinitely.
    A German court has sent a man who randomly attacked passengers with an ax at Duesseldorf's main train station in March to a psychiatric hospital indefinitely.
  • After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term

    After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term

    Friday, September 22 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:25:29 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-22 10:27:57 GMT
    Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote on Sunday, but with a weaker mandate as more voters turn to smaller parties, including the anti-immigrant and euroskeptic...
    Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote on Sunday, but with a weaker mandate as more voters turn to smaller parties, including the anti-immigrant and euroskeptic Alternative for Germany.
  • Spain makes new arrest in Barcelona attacks investigation

    Spain makes new arrest in Barcelona attacks investigation

    Friday, September 22 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-09-22 06:55:41 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 5:37 AM EDT2017-09-22 09:37:46 GMT
    Spain's Interior Ministry says that a man has been arrested for alleged links to the extremist cell in the attacks in Barcelona and a nearby town.
    Spain's Interior Ministry says that a man has been arrested for alleged links to the extremist cell in the attacks in Barcelona and a nearby town.
  • Afghan leader: Abolishing militant havens in Pakistan is key

    Afghan leader: Abolishing militant havens in Pakistan is key

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:15:58 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 08:08:48 GMT
    President Donald Trump is praising the combat efforts to drive the Taliban and terror groups out of Afghanistan.
    President Donald Trump is praising the combat efforts to drive the Taliban and terror groups out of Afghanistan.
  • US urges all nations to stop the spread of nuclear weapons

    US urges all nations to stop the spread of nuclear weapons

    Friday, September 22 2017 1:45 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:45:26 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 3:27 AM EDT2017-09-22 07:27:48 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appealed to the international community, especially Russia and China, to stop the spread of nuclear weapons.
    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has appealed to the international community, especially Russia and China, to stop the spread of nuclear weapons.
  • The Latest: Analyst says biggest fear is an atmospheric test

    The Latest: Analyst says biggest fear is an atmospheric test

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:35 PM EDT2017-09-22 01:35:18 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:26 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:26:33 GMT
    South Korean media report North Korea's top diplomat says his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean to fulfill leader Kim Jong Un's vow to take the "highest-level" action against the United States.
    South Korean media report North Korea's top diplomat says his country may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean to fulfill leader Kim Jong Un's vow to take the "highest-level" action against the United States.
  • Despair rises for relatives of the missing in Mexico quake

    Despair rises for relatives of the missing in Mexico quake

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:05:47 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:16 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:16:25 GMT
    A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil, much of it broadcast across Mexico as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday...
    A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil, much of it broadcast across Mexico as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday trying to reach her.
  • Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

    Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:55:15 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:08 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:08:00 GMT
    Puerto Rico faces what officials say could be the strongest hurricane to ever hit the U.S. territory as they warned it would decimate the power company's crumbling infrastructure and force the government to rebuild...
    Puerto Rico faces what officials say could be the strongest hurricane to ever hit the U.S. territory as they warned it would decimate the power company's crumbling infrastructure and force the government to rebuild dozens of communities.
  • Satellite images show sprawling Rohingya refugee camps

    Satellite images show sprawling Rohingya refugee camps

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:45:58 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 1:07 AM EDT2017-09-22 05:07:32 GMT
    New satellite images show refugee camps in Bangladesh growing dramatically since Rohingya Muslims began fleeing violence last month in their nearby homeland of Myanmar.
    New satellite images show refugee camps in Bangladesh growing dramatically since Rohingya Muslims began fleeing violence last month in their nearby homeland of Myanmar.
  • Canadian leader spotlights his own nation's injustices at UN

    Canadian leader spotlights his own nation's injustices at UN

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:35:57 GMT
    Friday, September 22 2017 12:56 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:56:55 GMT
    South Korea's president is urging North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons and seek dialogue.
    South Korea's president is urging North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons and seek dialogue.
  • World powers rally to defend value of Iran nuke accord

    World powers rally to defend value of Iran nuke accord

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:05:53 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:26:59 GMT
    Fearing President Trump will dump the Iran nuclear accord, leaders from several countries are rallying to defend the pact and say it stands as a possible model for a peaceful settlement with North Korea.
    Fearing President Trump will dump the Iran nuclear accord, leaders from several countries are rallying to defend the pact and say it stands as a possible model for a peaceful settlement with North Korea.
  • AP Explains: Why Japan doesn't sign nuclear arms ban treaty

    AP Explains: Why Japan doesn't sign nuclear arms ban treaty

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:07 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:07:52 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:17 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:17:34 GMT
    AP Explains: Japan, despite having suffered atomic bomb attacks, refuses to join nuclear powers and NATO in signing a nuclear ban treaty.
    AP Explains: Japan, despite having suffered atomic bomb attacks, refuses to join nuclear powers and NATO in signing a nuclear ban treaty.
  • May to urge new partnership, transition period for Brexit

    May to urge new partnership, transition period for Brexit

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:46:04 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:05 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:05:47 GMT
    A senior EU official is doubtful that Britain's talks on leaving the EU can advance to a new phase next month, fueling concern a Brexit deal might not be found by the 2019 deadline.
    A senior EU official is doubtful that Britain's talks on leaving the EU can advance to a new phase next month, fueling concern a Brexit deal might not be found by the 2019 deadline.
  • Young Mexicans at heart of earthquake recovery

    Young Mexicans at heart of earthquake recovery

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:35:15 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-09-22 02:38:07 GMT
    Tuesday's powerful quake has spurred a flood of Mexicans looking to help, so many that some aid operations are turning away volunteers _ and more often than not it is young people donning hard hats, searching in...
    Tuesday's powerful quake has spurred a flood of Mexicans looking to help, so many that some aid operations are turning away volunteers _ and more often than not it is young people donning hard hats, searching in rubble and gathering food for victims.
  • The Latest: Bangladesh PM accuses Myanmar of laying mines

    The Latest: Bangladesh PM accuses Myanmar of laying mines

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:16:45 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:45 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:45:53 GMT
    Haitian President Jovenel Moise has rebuked the U.N. over two scandals that have tarnished the legacy of its peacekeeping mission in the Caribbean country.
    Haitian President Jovenel Moise has rebuked the U.N. over two scandals that have tarnished the legacy of its peacekeeping mission in the Caribbean country.
  • The Latest: Death toll in Mexican quake rises to 273

    The Latest: Death toll in Mexican quake rises to 273

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:26:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:01 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:01:00 GMT
    Rescue workers have recovered the body of a woman from the ruins of the school in southern Mexico City where a child has been detected alive.
    Rescue workers have recovered the body of a woman from the ruins of the school in southern Mexico City where a child has been detected alive.
  • Mexicans displaced by deadly quake seek refuge from fear

    Mexicans displaced by deadly quake seek refuge from fear

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:35:48 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:28 PM EDT2017-09-21 23:28:16 GMT
    On rubber mats spread across a Mexico City recreation center, the Montero family cuddles under donated wool blankets, their first new possessions after abandoning their apartment following the deadly magnitude 7.1...
    On rubber mats spread across a Mexico City recreation center, the Montero family cuddles under donated wool blankets, their first new possessions after abandoning their apartment following the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
  • NHL taps new market, plays 1st preseason game in China

    NHL taps new market, plays 1st preseason game in China

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:45:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:30 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:30:25 GMT
    In Shanghai, the Los Angeles Kings beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 in first NHL preseason game played in China.
    In Shanghai, the Los Angeles Kings beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 in first NHL preseason game played in China.
  • 4 detained in probe linked to film on Russian czar's affair

    4 detained in probe linked to film on Russian czar's affair

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:26:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:26 PM EDT2017-09-21 22:26:46 GMT
    Russian police say they have detained four people suspected of an arson attack linked to a movie about the last Russian czar's affair with a ballerina.
    Russian police say they have detained four people suspected of an arson attack linked to a movie about the last Russian czar's affair with a ballerina.
  • UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against Islamic State

    UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against Islamic State

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:15:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:16:41 GMT
    The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes.
    The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes.
  • Turkey: Private jet goes off Istanbul runway, catches fire

    Turkey: Private jet goes off Istanbul runway, catches fire

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:05:29 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:16:21 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a private jet has run off a runway at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport and caught fire.
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a private jet has run off a runway at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport and caught fire.
  • Pope admits church realized sex abuse problem 'a bit late'

    Pope admits church realized sex abuse problem 'a bit late'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:16:34 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-09-21 21:07:06 GMT
    Pope Francis is promising to respond with the "firmest measures possible" against priests who rape and molest children and says he'll hold accountable bishops and religious superiors who cover up for them.
    Pope Francis is promising to respond with the "firmest measures possible" against priests who rape and molest children and says he'll hold accountable bishops and religious superiors who cover up for them.
  • Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs

    Sanders: Diplomacy, human rights must drive US world affairs

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:16:59 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:25:10 GMT
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations.
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is blasting President Donald Trump's foreign policy but also offering a sweeping indictment of how the United States has engaged in world affairs for generations.
  • Protests continue at Spanish court over secession arrests

    Protests continue at Spanish court over secession arrests

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:05:25 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:17 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:17:07 GMT
    Thousands have gathered at the gates of Catalonia's judicial body in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen officials arrested in connection with a vote on independence that Spanish authorities are challenging...
    Thousands have gathered at the gates of Catalonia's judicial body in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen officials arrested in connection with a vote on independence that Spanish authorities are challenging as illegal.
  • Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

    Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:05:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:46:06 GMT
    Germany's Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury car division will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant.
    Germany's Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury car division will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant.
  • Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

    Trump to look at even stricter cap on refugees

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:25:45 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:39 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:39:30 GMT
    Trump faces decision soon on refugee admissions, may go for even stricter limits.
    Trump faces decision soon on refugee admissions, may go for even stricter limits.
  • Le Pen's deputy quits as tensions engulf French far right

    Le Pen's deputy quits as tensions engulf French far right

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:05:31 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:12 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:12:16 GMT
    The right-hand man of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has quit the National Front in a power battle stemming from May's bruising election defeat.
    The right-hand man of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has quit the National Front in a power battle stemming from May's bruising election defeat.
  • Russia warns US, says special forces helping Syrian troops

    Russia warns US, says special forces helping Syrian troops

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:55:43 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:47 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:47:30 GMT
    Russian says its special forces helping Syrian government troops fight Islamic State militants in battle for key city.
    Russian says its special forces helping Syrian government troops fight Islamic State militants in battle for key city.
  • L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94

    L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:35:57 GMT
    The family of L'Oreal cosmetics heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, says she has died at age 94.
    The family of L'Oreal cosmetics heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, says she has died at age 94.
  • Canadian mining company not suspending investments in Greece

    Canadian mining company not suspending investments in Greece

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:26 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:26:25 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:35:09 GMT
    A Canadian mining company that is one of Greece's largest foreign investors says it will not suspend operations in the country as it had threatened to do earlier this month.
    A Canadian mining company that is one of Greece's largest foreign investors says it will not suspend operations in the country as it had threatened to do earlier this month.
  • Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, leaves 5 dead, 90 missing

    Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, leaves 5 dead, 90 missing

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:55:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:26 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:26:59 GMT
    The Libyan coast guard says some 100 migrants are missing after a shipwreck off the country's west coast.
    The Libyan coast guard says some 100 migrants are missing after a shipwreck off the country's west coast.
  • The Latest: Spain hires ferries for more police in Catalonia

    The Latest: Spain hires ferries for more police in Catalonia

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:25:57 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:14 PM EDT2017-09-21 18:14:04 GMT
    Thousands of protesters have gathered in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen Catalan officials arrested in connection with an independence referendum that Spain's central authorities say is illegal.
    Thousands of protesters have gathered in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen Catalan officials arrested in connection with an independence referendum that Spain's central authorities say is illegal.
  • Kenya electoral officials set Oct.26 as date for new polls

    Kenya electoral officials set Oct.26 as date for new polls

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:16:05 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:27 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:27:20 GMT
    Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta says court's nullification of his re-election a blow to democracy and judicial coup.
    Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta says court's nullification of his re-election a blow to democracy and judicial coup.
  • UK: Tate to reunite Picasso nudes for first time since 1932

    UK: Tate to reunite Picasso nudes for first time since 1932

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:05:52 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:25:51 GMT
    An exhibition in Paris and London will reunite three Picasso nudes painted days apart but not displayed together for almost a century.
    An exhibition in Paris and London will reunite three Picasso nudes painted days apart but not displayed together for almost a century.
  • NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'

    NKorea minister calls Trump's threat 'sound of dog barking'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:46:19 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:14 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:14:12 GMT
    North Korean foreign minister calls Trump's threat 'the sound of a dog barking'.
    North Korean foreign minister calls Trump's threat 'the sound of a dog barking'.
  • The Latest: 1 of 6 arrested over London subway bomb released

    The Latest: 1 of 6 arrested over London subway bomb released

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:55:07 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:56 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:56:22 GMT
    British police say a 21-year-old man arrested over last week's London subway bombing has been released without being charged.
    British police say a 21-year-old man arrested over last week's London subway bombing has been released without being charged.
  • Bangladesh truck carrying Rohingya Muslim aid crashes; 9 die

    Bangladesh truck carrying Rohingya Muslim aid crashes; 9 die

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:45:59 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:48 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:48:33 GMT
    Nine aid workers die in crash of truck filled with aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh, hours after another shipment in the refugees' violence-wracked home state in Myanmar is attacked by a Buddhist mob.
    Nine aid workers die in crash of truck filled with aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh, hours after another shipment in the refugees' violence-wracked home state in Myanmar is attacked by a Buddhist mob.
  • Ugandan police tear gas protesters of 'life presidency' bill

    Ugandan police tear gas protesters of 'life presidency' bill

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:25:43 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:35:06 GMT
    Ugandan police have fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of students protesting against plans to introduce legislation that would allow the long-time president to rule for life.
    Ugandan police have fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of students protesting against plans to introduce legislation that would allow the long-time president to rule for life.
  • Suspect in Belgium's Jewish Museum shooting 'may have tumor'

    Suspect in Belgium's Jewish Museum shooting 'may have tumor'

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:56:12 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:25 PM EDT2017-09-21 16:25:39 GMT
    The lawyer of a Frenchman accused of shooting dead four people at a Jewish Museum in Belgium says his client may have a brain tumor and is being denied medical treatment.
    The lawyer of a Frenchman accused of shooting dead four people at a Jewish Museum in Belgium says his client may have a brain tumor and is being denied medical treatment.
  • Swiss indict 3 over alleged al-Qaida propaganda videos

    Swiss indict 3 over alleged al-Qaida propaganda videos

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:46:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:26:55 GMT
    Swiss federal prosecutors have indicted the former leader of an Islamic group and two top members in connection with propaganda videos posted on YouTube in support of al-Qaida.
    Swiss federal prosecutors have indicted the former leader of an Islamic group and two top members in connection with propaganda videos posted on YouTube in support of al-Qaida.
  • Ryanair CEO admits mistakes amid cancellations crisis

    Ryanair CEO admits mistakes amid cancellations crisis

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:45:47 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:06:08 GMT
    Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary is set to face shareholders at the company's annual general meeting amid a pilot shortage that has forced the budget airline to cancel hundreds of flights.
    Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary is set to face shareholders at the company's annual general meeting amid a pilot shortage that has forced the budget airline to cancel hundreds of flights.
  • Greece to step up tanker checks after pollution from sinking

    Greece to step up tanker checks after pollution from sinking

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:26:00 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:57 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:57:43 GMT
    Greece's government is promising urgent inspections on small coastal tankers, 11 days after an oil spill from a shipwreck left beaches on Athens' coastline polluted and off bounds to swimmers.
    Greece's government is promising urgent inspections on small coastal tankers, 11 days after an oil spill from a shipwreck left beaches on Athens' coastline polluted and off bounds to swimmers.
  • German city evacuates high-rise apartments over fire risk

    German city evacuates high-rise apartments over fire risk

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:45:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:57 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:57:21 GMT
    Officials in the western German city of Dortmund say they are evacuating a residential tower bloc that's home to hundreds of people for fire safety concerns.
    Officials in the western German city of Dortmund say they are evacuating a residential tower bloc that's home to hundreds of people for fire safety concerns.
  • Denmark arrests man, woman for alleged links to IS

    Denmark arrests man, woman for alleged links to IS

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:55:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:57 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:57:20 GMT
    Danes say a man and woman have been arrested, suspected under the country's anti-terror laws of attempting to commit terror abroad by purchasing and shipping "items" from Denmark to the Islamic State group in Syria...
    Danes say a man and woman have been arrested, suspected under the country's anti-terror laws of attempting to commit terror abroad by purchasing and shipping "items" from Denmark to the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq "to be used in combat.".
  • UK bases in Cyprus employ drones to catch songbird poachers

    UK bases in Cyprus employ drones to catch songbird poachers

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:48 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:48:00 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:38:11 GMT
    Police at Britain's two military bases on Cyprus say the use of a state-of-the-art drone will greatly boost their ongoing crackdown on the illicit trapping of migratory songbirds.
    Police at Britain's two military bases on Cyprus say the use of a state-of-the-art drone will greatly boost their ongoing crackdown on the illicit trapping of migratory songbirds.
  • UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against Islamic State

    UN votes to help Iraq collect evidence against Islamic State

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:35 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:35:03 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:38:01 GMT
    The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes.
    The U.N. Security Council has authorized the world body's investigators to help Iraq collect evidence that could lead to prosecuting Islamic State extremists for war crimes.
  • Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks

    Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks

    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:55:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:18 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:18:17 GMT
    Iran's supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump's "cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal" remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation.
    Iran's supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump's "cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal" remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a sign of desperation.
  • Hong Kong leader condemns UK criticism over jailed activists

    Hong Kong leader condemns UK criticism over jailed activists

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:45:58 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:17:29 GMT
    Hong Kong's leader has condemned criticism from British politicians over the city's recent jailing of student activists, saying such comments are unfair and "disrespectful.".
    Hong Kong's leader has condemned criticism from British politicians over the city's recent jailing of student activists, saying such comments are unfair and "disrespectful.".
  • Iraqi forces begin operation to retake Hawija from IS group

    Iraqi forces begin operation to retake Hawija from IS group

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:45 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:45:39 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:28:17 GMT
    Iraq's prime minister says Iraqi forces have begun the operation to retake the town of Hawija from the Islamic State group.
    Iraq's prime minister says Iraqi forces have begun the operation to retake the town of Hawija from the Islamic State group.
  • The Latest: May briefs Cabinet to reboot Brexit talks

    The Latest: May briefs Cabinet to reboot Brexit talks

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:15 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:15:51 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:16 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:16:20 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is briefing her Cabinet on plans to reboot faltering Brexit negotiations, as she struggles to unite the government after a public rift.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is briefing her Cabinet on plans to reboot faltering Brexit negotiations, as she struggles to unite the government after a public rift.
  • Boy recalls escape from Mexico City school _ and those lost

    Boy recalls escape from Mexico City school _ and those lost

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:54 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:54:56 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:28 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:28:12 GMT
    Ordinary Mexicans are volunteering to wriggle into a collapsed school after a magnitude-7.1 earthquake pancaked a three-story structure.
    Ordinary Mexicans are volunteering to wriggle into a collapsed school after a magnitude-7.1 earthquake pancaked a three-story structure.
  • Report: Iran group hacks aviation, petrochemical industries

    Report: Iran group hacks aviation, petrochemical industries

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:05 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:05:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:09 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:09:12 GMT
    Cybersecurity firm warns that a suspected group of hackers in Iran are targeting the aviation and petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and South Korea.
    Cybersecurity firm warns that a suspected group of hackers in Iran are targeting the aviation and petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and South Korea.
  • Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump

    Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:45 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:45:33 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:10 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:10:32 GMT
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from US President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and "unfounded" allegations about his country.
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from US President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and "unfounded" allegations about his country.
  • Prospects for air traffic control privatization appear slim

    Prospects for air traffic control privatization appear slim

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:55:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:26 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:26:08 GMT
    Prospects for congressional approval of a plan to remove air traffic control operations from the government and put industry in charge appear slim.
    Prospects for congressional approval of a plan to remove air traffic control operations from the government and put industry in charge appear slim.
  • Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors

    Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:32:58 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:09:06 GMT
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed...
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed fatalities jumps to 226.
  • The Latest: Truck carrying aid crashes in Bangladesh; 9 dead

    The Latest: Truck carrying aid crashes in Bangladesh; 9 dead

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:05:39 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:56 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:56:57 GMT
    A truck filled with humanitarian aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh has veered off a road and fallen into a ditch, killing at least nine aid workers.
    A truck filled with humanitarian aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh has veered off a road and fallen into a ditch, killing at least nine aid workers.
  • Seoul to resume aid to N. Korea but doesn't set date

    Seoul to resume aid to N. Korea but doesn't set date

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:55:46 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:56 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:56:55 GMT
    South Korea has decided to resume humanitarian aid to North Korea to help children and pregnant women, but didn't determine when to provide the assistance amid tension created by North's nuclear tests.
    South Korea has decided to resume humanitarian aid to North Korea to help children and pregnant women, but didn't determine when to provide the assistance amid tension created by North's nuclear tests.
  • Battle against IS in Raqqa is in 'final stages,' force says

    Battle against IS in Raqqa is in 'final stages,' force says

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:44:57 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:39 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:39:24 GMT
    U.S.-backed forces in Syria say the battle for the Islamic State group's de-facto capital, Raqqa, has reached its "final stages" with the opening of a new front.
    U.S.-backed forces in Syria say the battle for the Islamic State group's de-facto capital, Raqqa, has reached its "final stages" with the opening of a new front.
  • Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd'

    Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd'

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:02:37 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:37:26 GMT
    U.N. chief Antonio Guterres opens the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council holds a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations at the annual U.N....
    U.N. chief Antonio Guterres opens the signing ceremony for the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons and the Security Council holds a high-level meeting on its far-flung peacekeeping operations at the annual U.N. gathering of world leaders.
  • The Latest: Mexico City mayor puts capital quake toll at 115

    The Latest: Mexico City mayor puts capital quake toll at 115

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:44 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:44:59 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:37:12 GMT
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed...
    Rescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed fatalities jumps to 248.
  • EU survey finds Muslims willing to embrace non-Muslims

    EU survey finds Muslims willing to embrace non-Muslims

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:25 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:25:40 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:17:57 GMT
    A survey of Muslims in 15 European Union countries finds most are willing to embrace non-Muslims, but often feel rebuffed by the majority populations of the places they live.
    A survey of Muslims in 15 European Union countries finds most are willing to embrace non-Muslims, but often feel rebuffed by the majority populations of the places they live.
  • Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for NK strategy

    Trump's trashing of Iran deal poses problems for NK strategy

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:15:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:17 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:17:56 GMT
    Trump's threat to obliterate North Korea showed his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup, but his disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little...
    Trump's threat to obliterate North Korea showed his determination to stop the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup, but his disparagement of the Iran nuclear deal in the same speech offered Pyongyang little hope of a negotiated solution.
  • Pence applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reform

    Pence applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reform

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:27 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:27:58 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:36 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:36:33 GMT
    The Security Council has approved a resolution supporting efforts to reform the world body's far-flung peacekeeping operations, a priority of the Trump administration at the UN General Assembly this week.
    The Security Council has approved a resolution supporting efforts to reform the world body's far-flung peacekeeping operations, a priority of the Trump administration at the UN General Assembly this week.
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