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French, Dutch ministers cancel trip to Saudi conference

October 18, 2018

PARIS (AP) — France's finance minister is the latest high-level official or executive to cancel out of an investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid questions over the kingdom's involvement in th... more »»

 
 
 
Manhunt in Crimea for possible accomplice in school attack

October 18, 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — Authorities on the Crimean Peninsula were searching for a possible accomplice of the student who carried out a shooting and bomb attack on a vocational school, killing 20 people and... more »»

Cyprus airline Cobalt halts flights amid lack of investment

October 18, 2018

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus-based airline Cobalt Air suspended all its operations indefinitely after failing to find new investors to keep it flying, officials said Thursday. more »»

UK prime minister: Post-Brexit transition could be extended

October 18, 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May said Thursday she is considering a European Union proposal that would keep Britain bound to the bloc's rules for more than two years after it... more »»

Man linked to Saudi prince at consulate when writer vanished

October 18, 2018

ISTANBUL (AP) — A man who previously traveled with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's entourage to the United States entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul just before writer Jamal... more »»

EU moves to tighten borders, boost Africa ties on migrants

October 18, 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are set Thursday to push ahead with plans to boost cooperation with North African countries and beef up the bloc's borders in an effort to stop migrants... more »»

Exiled Vietnamese blogger: I'm not alone advocating freedom

October 18, 2018

BANGKOK (AP) — A prominent Vietnamese blogger sent into exile in the United States says her reunion with her family after two years in prison is proof she is not alone in speaking for freedom. more »»

Judge frees Peru opposition leader Keiko Fujimori

October 18, 2018

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru's opposition leader Keiko Fujimori was freed by an appeals judge late Wednesday, a week after she was arrested in an ongoing money laundering investigation. more »»

Food, water, ride: Guatemalans aid Honduran caravan migrants

October 18, 2018

ZACAPA, Guatemala (AP) — Sweaty, sunburned and exhausted, Jonathan Zuniga had been carrying his 1-year-old baby in his arms for five hours when help arrived unexpectedly from a local woman who... more »»

Khashoggi warns in last column of free rein to silence media

October 18, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Post has published a new column by missing Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi in which he warns that governments in the Middle East "have been given free rein to... more »»

Vietnam frees popular blogger on condition she leave for US

October 18, 2018

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has freed a well-known blogger after two years in prison on the condition that she leave for the United States. more »»

Police search Saudi consul's home in Khashoggi case

October 18, 2018

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish crime-scene investigators searched the home of the Saudi consul general in Istanbul on Wednesday in the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, and a pro-government... more »»

At Vatican, South Korean leader says he's certain of peace

October 18, 2018

VATICAN CITY (AP) — South Korea's president said he was certain peace could be achieved on the Korean Peninsula as he prepared for an audience Thursday with Pope Francis where he's expected to... more »»

The Latest: Washington Post publishes new Khashoggi column

October 18, 2018

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went missing after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this... more »»

The Latest: Washington Post to publish new Khashoggi column

October 17, 2018

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went missing after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this... more »»

Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

October 17, 2018

MONTREAL (AP) — Jubilant customers stood in long lines for hours then lit up and celebrated on sidewalks Wednesday as Canada became the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace. more »»

UK, EU agree to take more Brexit time after no-result summit

October 17, 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders gave themselves several more weeks — perhaps until the end of the year — to clinch a friendly divorce with Britain before their separation, after a Brexit... more »»

German nationalists pictured with Hitler wine, swastikas

October 17, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — The far-right Alternative for Germany party is trying to expel a regional lawmaker who posed in front of wine bottles featuring pictures of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler. more »»

The Latest: May says UK, EU need 'courage, trust' on Brexit

October 17, 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Britain's upcoming exit from the European Union (all times local):

11:00 p.m. more »»

Student gunman kills 19, wounds 50 at school in Crimea

October 17, 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — An 18-year student strode into his vocational school in Crimea, a hoodie covering his blond hair, then pulled out a shotgun and opened fire on Wednesday, killing 19 students and... more »»

 
 

 

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