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American charged in Paris police car attack amid protests

May 29, 2016

PARIS (AP) — A 27-year-old American man has been given preliminary charges of attempted murder in an exceptionally violent attack on police in their patrol car that drew national attention, the... more »»

Turkey president raps US, Russia, Iran for presence in Syria

May 29, 2016

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's president has criticized the United States, Russia and Iran for their presence in Syria and said their unwillingness to depose Syrian President Bashar Assad was... more »»

UAE media say US businessman gets 15 years prison

May 29, 2016

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Dubai court sentenced an American businessman to 15 years in prison on Sunday after convicting him on theft and fraud charges. more »»

Israel media: Police recommend indicting Netanyahu's wife

May 29, 2016

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli media reported Sunday that a police investigation has recommended indicting the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over misuse of state funds and inflated househol... more »»

Driver's family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistan

May 29, 2016

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — The family of a driver who was killed alongside Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan has filed a case against U.S. more »»

Pope rules out retiring like his predecessor

May 29, 2016

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says he has no intention of quitting the papacy — a possibility opened up by his predecessor Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI. more »»

Gibraltar fears border with Spain could close if UK quits EU

May 29, 2016

MADRID (AP) — Gibraltar could find its access to the single European market blocked by a hostile Spanish government if the United Kingdom were to vote to leave the European Union in a referendum... more »»

Buried IED blamed on Boko Haram kills 5 in northeast Nigeria

May 29, 2016

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The military says a tricycle taxi has triggered a homemade explosive buried near a military checkpoint that killed four civilians and a soldier in Nigeria's northeastern tow... more »»

Extremists attack, kill 5 UN peacekeepers in central Mali

May 29, 2016

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The United Nations mission in Mali says at least five Togolese peacekeepers have been killed in an attack by extremists in central Mali. more »»

UK coast guard rescues 20 people in English Channel

May 29, 2016

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Home Office said Sunday that 20 people including 18 Albanians had been rescued overnight from an inflatable boat that started to take on water in the English Channel. more »»

Verdict expected in landmark trial of ex-Chad dictator

May 29, 2016

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Souleymane Guengueng was among thousands imprisoned in Chad during the 1982-1990 rule of dictator Hissene Habre. more »»

The Latest: Hollande in World War I speech: Protect Europe

May 29, 2016

VERDUN, France (AP) — The Latest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all times local):

5:50 p.m. more »»

Iraqi forces complete buildup around IS-held Fallujah

May 29, 2016

TARIQ CAMP, Iraq (AP) — Iraq's special forces completed a troop buildup around Fallujah on Sunday ahead of an operation to retake the Islamic State-held city west of Baghdad, a military officer... more »»

More than 700 feared dead in recent Mediterranean crossings

May 29, 2016

POZZALLO, Sicily (AP) — Survivor accounts have pushed to more than 700 the number of migrants feared dead in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks over three days in the past week, even as European ships... more »»

Child in critical condition after Paris lightning strike

May 29, 2016

PARIS (AP) — A child remains in critical condition after a lightning bolt disrupted a birthday party in a Paris park, injuring several. more »»

US bomb from World War II defused at German airport

May 29, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — An American bomb dropped during World War II has been defused at the airport in the northern German city of Hannover in an operation that forced dozens of flights to be diverted. more »»

Spanish court rules not to extradite suspect in art fraud

May 29, 2016

MADRID (AP) — A Spanish court has ruled that one of two brothers charged with perpetrating an art swindle valued at $33 million should not be extradited for trial in the United States. more »»

Fire at Ukrainian home for the elderly kills 17, injures 5

May 29, 2016

MOSCOW (AP) — A fire swept through a private home for the elderly in a Ukrainian village shortly before dawn Sunday, killing 17 people and injuring five others, an emergency official said. more »»

German nationalist slammed over black soccer player comment

May 29, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — A top member of a rising German nationalist party drew sharp criticism Sunday for reportedly saying that many people wouldn't want Jerome Boateng, a key player on Germany's national... more »»

UN: 700 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean shipwrecks

May 29, 2016

POZZALLO, Italy (AP) — Over 700 migrants are feared dead in three Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks south of Italy in the last few days as they tried desperately to reach Europe in unseaworthy... more »»

UK Conservative Party dispute over immigration escalates

May 29, 2016

LONDON (AP) — Senior Conservative Party members in Britain have intensified their attacks on Prime Minister David Cameron with an open letter accusing him of misleading the public over immigration. more »»



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