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Committee to Protect Journalists wins UN accreditation

July 25, 2016

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations granted accreditation to the Committee to Protect Journalists on Monday, overturning a committee's rejection and giving the group the right to promote... more »»

Turkey renames Bosporus Bridge '15th July Martyrs' Bridge'

July 25, 2016

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says Istanbul's Bosporus Bridge will be renamed "July 15th Martyrs' Bridge" in honor of civilians who died resisting Turkey's coup attempt. more »»

With Turkey in turmoil, EU migrant deal back under fire

July 25, 2016

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Even before Turkey was thrown into crisis by a coup attempt, its deal with the European Union to stop migration westward was under strain: Turks did not get the visa-free... more »»

German refugee policy under fire after a week of bloodshed

July 25, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — Four attacks in a week — three of them carried out by asylum seekers — have left Germany on edge and Chancellor Angela Merkel's policies of welcoming refugees under renewed criticism. more »»

Flight 370: With search suspended, a cold-case file awaits

July 25, 2016

BANGKOK (AP) — For two years and more, it has been a lost ship, a metal container carrying 239 souls that simply disappeared one late Asian night never to be seen again. more »»

FBI investigates DNC hacking; Clinton campaign blames Russia

July 25, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI said Monday it is investigating how thousands of Democratic National Committee emails were hacked, a breach that Hillary Clinton's campaign maintains was committed by... more »»

IS attacker: Germans "won't be able to sleep peacefully"

July 25, 2016

ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — A Syrian man who tried unsuccessfully to claim asylum in Germany pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group and vowed the nation's people "won't be able to sleep... more »»

UN calls for 48-hour humanitarian pause in Syria's Aleppo

July 25, 2016

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Weekly 48-hour humanitarian pauses are urgently needed in Syria's Aleppo city where fighting has left over a quarter of a million people trapped and in desperate need of aid... more »»

Egypt's Coptic Pope warns of increased attacks on Christians

July 25, 2016

CAIRO (AP) — The leader of Egypt's Coptic Christian church warned on Monday of increased attacks on Christians, saying national unity is being "defaced. more »»

Turkey issues warrants for 42 journalists amid criticism

July 25, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey on Monday issued warrants for the detention of 42 journalists suspected of links to the alleged organizers of a failed military uprising, intensifying concerns that a... more »»

Israel hopes to sign new US military aid package soonest

July 25, 2016

JERUSALEM (AP) — A senior Israeli official will travel to Washington next week in the hopes of signing a long-anticipated agreement that could result in increased U.S. more »»

The Latest: Syria opposition group shamed by Germany attacks

July 25, 2016

ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):

6:30 p.m. more »»

First baby with Zika-linked microcephaly born in Spain

July 25, 2016

MADRID (AP) — Health officials in Barcelona say a woman has given birth to a baby boy with microcephaly associated with the Zika virus — the first detected case in Spain. more »»

Germany: IS claims responsibility for attack in Bavaria

July 25, 2016

ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — A Syrian man whose asylum bid had been rejected in Germany recorded a cellphone video of himself pledging allegiance to the Islamic State group before he tried to get into... more »»

The Latest: Police free Afghan friend of Munich attacker

July 25, 2016

ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):

5:30 p.m. more »»

Germany: IS claims responsibility for attack in Germany

July 25, 2016

ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — A Syrian man whose asylum bid had been rejected in Germany recorded a cellphone video of himself pledging allegiance to the Islamic State group before he tried to get into... more »»

The Latest: IS claims responsibility for Ansbach attack

July 25, 2016

ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):

3:50 p.m. more »»

Kerry urges Southeast Asia unity on South China Sea disputes

July 25, 2016

VIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — U.S. more »»

Duterte tackles drugs killings but whips laughter in speech

July 25, 2016

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Known for his disdain for pomp and protocol, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte turned his first state of the nation address Monday into primetime entertainment by... more »»

 
 
 

 

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