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Prince Harry: 'No other option' but to cut royal ties

January 20, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry said Sunday that he felt “great sadness” but found “no other option” to cutting almost all of his and his wife Meghan’s royal ties in the hopes of achieving a more... more »»

Thousands camp in Guatemala as Mexico blocks migrant path

January 19, 2020

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala (AP) — The bridge spanning the Suchiate River between Mexico and Guatemala was open again for business Sunday, but few migrants crossed after a failed attempt by thousands o... more »»

Violence escalates in Beirut as protesters clash with police

January 19, 2020

BEIRUT (AP) — Security forces fired tear gas, water cannons and rubber bullets in clashes Sunday with hundreds of anti-government protesters outside Lebanon's Parliament, as violence continued to... more »»

At least 75 flee from Paraguay prison; many from Brazil gang

January 19, 2020

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — At least 75 inmates, many of them members of a notorious Brazilian gang, escaped from a Paraguayan prison in a border town on Sunday, according to authorities who said... more »»

Libya players agree to respect arms embargo, push cease-fire

January 19, 2020

BERLIN (AP) — Countries with interests in Libya's long-running civil war agreed Sunday to respect a much-violated arms embargo, hold off on military support to the warring parties and push them t... more »»

Libya summit: Participants agree to respect arms embargo

January 19, 2020

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday that countries with interests in Libya’s long-running conflict have agreed that they should respect a much-violated arms embargo, which... more »»

Davos chief welcomes views of Trump, Greta Thunberg at forum

January 19, 2020

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The head of the World Economic Forum says it's “reassuring" that U.. more »»

Paris menswear: UK designers, differing styles mark last day

January 19, 2020

PARIS (AP) — On the final day of menswear shows in the French capital, Lanvin put on an ode to contrasting styles, while British designers reigned supreme. more »»

Many options await Prince Harry and Meghan after royal split

January 19, 2020

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, have made their choice: a radical break from palace protocol, constant press intrusion and a lavishly funded lifestyle. more »»

Dutch police arrest 4 after suspected failed prison breakout

January 19, 2020

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police detained four suspects Sunday following a suspected failed attempt to break one or more prisoners out of a prison, authorities said. more »»

Well-wishers greet UK queen after Harry, Meghan announcement

January 19, 2020

SANDRINGHAM, England (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II was all smiles as she made her way to church Sunday after a momentous announcement that Prince Harry and wife Meghan would cut almost all of their... more »»

French trial exposes how church covered for predator priest

January 19, 2020

LYON, France (AP) — One of the first people to notice Bernard Preynat's unhealthy obsession for young boys was the supervisor at the seminary where, still a teen, the future priest started... more »»

Hungary commemorates 1945 liberation of Budapest ghetto

January 19, 2020

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's Jewish community on Sunday commemorated the 75th anniversary of the liberation by Soviet troops of the Budapest ghetto, where over 70,000 Jews were confined nea... more »»

Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut short by clashes

January 19, 2020

HONG KONG (AP) — Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Sunday, cutting short a rally after thousands had gathered at a park to call for electoral reforms and a boycott o... more »»

Cyprus blasts 'pirate state' Turkey's new gas drilling bid

January 19, 2020

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus on Sunday denounced Turkey as a “pirate state" that flouts international law as Turkey's bid to drill for natural gas in waters where Cyprus has economic rights... more »»

Germany hosts summit on Libya, seeks to halt proxy fighting

January 19, 2020

BERLIN (AP) — Germany is bringing together the key players in Libya’s long-running civil war on Sunday, seeking to curb foreign military interference, solidify a cease-fire and help relaunch a... more »»

Fire at Czech asylum for mentally ill kills 8 patients

January 19, 2020

PRAGUE (AP) — A fire swept through a Czech asylum for the mentally ill on Sunday, killing eight male patients, officials said. more »»

Bodies of 11 Ukrainians killed in Iran plane crash sent home

January 19, 2020

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The bodies of the 11 Ukrainians who died when an Iranian missile shot down a passenger plane have arrived in Ukraine for a farewell ceremony. more »»

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

January 19, 2020

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police fired tear gas Sunday at a public park that was overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist... more »»

Erdogan demands stand against 'blood and chaos' in Libya

January 19, 2020

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on the international community to stand against “the merchants of blood and chaos” as he headed Sunday to a Berlin summit... more »»



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