Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | Home RSS
 
 
 
Rape probe dropped for WikiLeaks' Assange; uncertainty ahead

May 19, 2017

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden's top prosecutor on Friday dropped an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years, saying that's because there's no... more »»

Warrants issued for 4 people at critical newspaper in Turkey

May 19, 2017

ISTANBUL (AP) — Detention warrants were issued Friday for four senior staff at an opposition newspaper, Turkey's state-run news agency said, drawing criticism from the country's pro-secular... more »»

The Latest: Turkish courts urged to apply Europe's standards

May 19, 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on relations between the European Union and Turkey (all times local):

3:45 p.m. more »»

With drama aplenty, Netflix and 'Okja' debut in Cannes

May 19, 2017

CANNES, France (AP) — Netflix's entry into the Cannes Film Festival produced new drama Friday as the first screening of its film "Okja" was met with boos for Netflix and a technical glitch that... more »»

Sweden drops case but WikiLeaks' Assange is not in the clear

May 19, 2017

LONDON (AP) — Swedish prosecutors have dropped their investigation into a rape allegation against Julian Assange, almost seven years after it began and five years after the WikiLeaks founder... more »»

The Latest: Mali leader cautions of long fight vs. terror

May 19, 2017

GAO, Mali (AP) — The Latest on French president's first official trip outside Europe (all times local):

___

12:25 p.m. more »»

The Latest: Lawyer says Assange 'is happy today'

May 19, 2017

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Swedish prosecutor ending investigation of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange (all times local):

1:15 p.m.

Julian Assange's Swedish lawyer Per E. more »»

Sudan president will not attend Saudi summit with Trump

May 19, 2017

CAIRO (AP) — Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, indicted on war crime and genocide charges, will not attend an Islamic Summit in Saudi Arabia this weekend in which President Donald Trump is a... more »»

Macron's first non-Europe trip focuses on fighting extremism

May 19, 2017

GAO, Mali (AP) — On his first official trip outside Europe, new French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday highlighted his determination to crush extremism with a visit to French-led military... more »»

Why Trump's combative trade stance makes US farmers nervous

May 19, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — A sizable majority of rural Americans backed Donald Trump's presidential bid, drawn to his calls to slash environmental rules, strengthen law enforcement and replace the federal... more »»

Text of Swedish prosecutor's decision to drop Assange probe

May 19, 2017

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden's top prosecutor, Marianne Ny, said Friday she's dropping an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. more »»

Swedish prosecutor drops rape probe into WikiLeaks' Assange

May 19, 2017

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden's top prosecutor said Friday she's dropping an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years because there's no... more »»

Here comes Pippa: Britain's almost-royal wedding on the way

May 19, 2017

LONDON (AP) — She played a memorable supporting role at sister Kate's 2011 wedding, but Pippa Middleton will take center stage Saturday at what looks to be the high society event of the year. more »»

Number of suspected Ebola cases in Congo now up to 29

May 19, 2017

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The World Health Organization says Congo now faces 29 suspected cases of the deadly Ebola virus. more »»

Thailand's chunky monkey on diet after gorging on junk food

May 19, 2017

BANGKOK (AP) — A morbidly obese wild monkey who gorged himself on junk food and soda left behind by tourists has been rescued and placed on a strict diet of lean protein, fruits and vegetables. more »»

South Sudan government forces killed 114 civilians, UN says

May 19, 2017

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese pro-government forces killed 114 civilians in a single town last year amid growing ethnic violence in the country's civil war, a new United Nations report... more »»

Young or old, Saudi women live under male relatives' control

May 19, 2017

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — First she's in the hands of her father, then she moves to her husband. Often, she ends up under the power of her so. more »»

Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyberattack

May 19, 2017

TOKYO (AP) — A couple of things about the WannaCry cyberattack are certain. more »»

Iran votes in first presidential election since nuclear deal

May 19, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians voted Friday in the country's first presidential election since its nuclear deal with world powers, as incumbent Hassan Rouhani faced a staunch challenge from a... more »»

US protests 'unprofessional' intercept by Chinese jets

May 19, 2017

BEIJING (AP) — A pair of Chinese fighter jets conducted an "unprofessional" intercept of an American radiation-sniffing surveillance plane over the East China Sea, the U.S. more »»

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web