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Turkey summons Vatican envoy over pope's Armenia comments

April 12, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Turkey's foreign ministry says that it has summoned the Vatican's Ankara envoy to express its unease after Pope Francis called the killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks 100... more »»

Al-Qaida Indian branch: US drones kill 2 leaders in Pakistan

April 12, 2015

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) — U.S. more »»

Kenyan official: 1 student killed, 141 hurt after explosion

April 12, 2015

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — One Kenyan student was killed and 141 injured in a stampede Sunday on the campus of the University of Nairobi when students mistook several accidental explosions for an... more »»

2 Libyans killed in shooting at South Korean Embassy

April 12, 2015

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Gunmen opened fire early Sunday at the local guards of the South Korean Embassy in the Libyan capital, killing one of them as well as a civilian who was in the area, a Libya... more »»

Video: Islamic State group destroys ancient ruins of Nimrud

April 12, 2015

BAGHDAD (AP) — Islamic State militants hammered, bulldozed and ultimately blew up parts of the ancient Iraqi Assyrian city of Nimrud, destroying a site dating back to the 13th century B.C. more »»

AP PHOTOS: On Greek island, rockets mark Orthodox Easter

April 12, 2015

VRONDADOS, Greece (AP) — It's pure rocket science, and residents of this Greek island village love i. more »»

Pope calls Armenian slaughter '1st genocide of 20th century'

April 12, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Sunday honored the 100th anniversary of the slaughter of Armenians by calling it "the first genocide of the 20th century" and urging the international communit... more »»

Chechen commander in Ukraine drawn into Russian intrigue

April 12, 2015

LYSYCHANSK, Ukraine (AP) — From a dimly lit room at his base in eastern Ukraine, the commander of a battalion of Chechens fighting Russia-backed rebels looked shaken as TV broadcast news of... more »»

Shark kills 13-year-old surfer on French Indian Ocean island

April 12, 2015

PARIS (AP) — A 13-year-old boy has been killed by a shark while surfing off the shore of the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean. more »»

Bangladesh on alert after execution, applauded by many

April 12, 2015

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Thousands of Bangladeshis poured onto the streets to applaud the execution of an Islamist party official on charges of crimes against humanity during the country's 1971... more »»

With candles, prayers, Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter

April 12, 2015

Across the world, Orthodox Christians are celebrating Easter, commemorating the day followers believe Jesus was resurrected 2,000 years ago. more »»

Obama-Castro meeting overshadows anti-US line at summit

April 12, 2015

PANAMA CITY (AP) — As usual when Latin America leftist leaders get together with U.S. officials, there were plenty of swipes at the U.S. during the seventh Summit of the Americas. more »»

A toddler disc jockey fascinates South African fans

April 12, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — At first it seems like a fluke — a 2-year-old playing with the knobs and buttons of a sophisticated music system. more »»

Americas Summit wraps up with other issues in US-Cuba shadow

April 12, 2015

PANAMA CITY (AP) — Climate change. Peace in Colombia. Argentina's longstanding claim of sovereignty over the Falkland Islands. more »»

Obama meets Venezuela's president on sidelines of summit

April 12, 2015

PANAMA CITY (AP) — President Barack Obama met privately with his Venezuelan counterpart Saturday amid a bitter dispute between the two nations over recent U.. more »»

Bangladesh braces for protests after Islamist's execution

April 12, 2015

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh braced for protests and fresh violence Sunday after a senior official of the largest Islamist party was executed on charges of crimes against humanity during... more »»

In historic face to face, Obama, Castro vow to turn the page

April 12, 2015

PANAMA CITY (AP) — President Barack Obama and Cuba's Raul Castro sat down together Saturday in the first formal meeting of the two country's leaders in a half-century, pledging to reach for the... more »»

In historic face to face, Obama, Castro vow to turn the page

April 11, 2015

PANAMA CITY (AP) — President Barack Obama and Cuba's Raul Castro sat down together Saturday in the first formal meeting of the two country's leaders in a half-century, pledging to reach for the... more »»

A toddler disc jockey fascinates South African fans

April 11, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — At first it seems like a fluke — a 2-year-old playing with the knobs and buttons of a sophisticated music system. more »»

Obama, Castro hold historic meeting, vow to turn the page

April 11, 2015

PANAMA CITY (AP) — The leaders of the United States and Cuba held their first formal meeting in more than half a century on Saturday, clearing the way for a normalization of relations that had... more »»

 
 
 

 

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