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  • Iran says US Navy fires warning shots near its vessels

    Iran says US Navy fires warning shots near its vessels

    Saturday, July 29 2017 4:33 AM EDT2017-07-29 08:33:49 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:29 GMT
    Iran's state news agency is reporting that a U.S. navy aircraft carrier has fired a warning shot in an "unprofessional" confrontation with Iranian vessels.
    Iran's state news agency is reporting that a U.S. navy aircraft carrier has fired a warning shot in an "unprofessional" confrontation with Iranian vessels.
  • Sessions hopes anti-gang effort will mend fences with Trump

    Sessions hopes anti-gang effort will mend fences with Trump

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:43 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:43:28 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:25 GMT
    In spite of scathing criticism from president, Sessions says he's staying on as attorney general to fight for Trump's agenda.
    In spite of scathing criticism from president, Sessions says he's staying on as attorney general to fight for Trump's agenda.
  • North Korean ICBM launches dim South's hopes for talks

    North Korean ICBM launches dim South's hopes for talks

    Saturday, July 29 2017 3:23 AM EDT2017-07-29 07:23:48 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:21 GMT
    North Korea's rapidly accelerating nuclear weapons program is beginning to pose a grave challenge for liberal South Korean President Moon Jae-in, whose dovish proposals for engagement have been met by silence.
    North Korea's rapidly accelerating nuclear weapons program is beginning to pose a grave challenge for liberal South Korean President Moon Jae-in, whose dovish proposals for engagement have been met by silence.
  • Alleged Russian hacker's arrest caps long cybercrime career

    Alleged Russian hacker's arrest caps long cybercrime career

    Saturday, July 29 2017 5:03 AM EDT2017-07-29 09:03:50 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:18 GMT
    From the early days of online stock scams to the increasingly sophisticated world of botnets, pseudonymous hacker Peter Severa spent nearly two decades at the forefront of Russian cybercrime.
    From the early days of online stock scams to the increasingly sophisticated world of botnets, pseudonymous hacker Peter Severa spent nearly two decades at the forefront of Russian cybercrime.
  • Pakistan ruling party meets to consider PM successor

    Pakistan ruling party meets to consider PM successor

    Saturday, July 29 2017 1:53 AM EDT2017-07-29 05:53:13 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:15 GMT
    A top leader from the ruling party of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif says a meeting of the party's lawmakers has been convened to consider who will be the country's next premier.
    A top leader from the ruling party of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif says a meeting of the party's lawmakers has been convened to consider who will be the country's next premier.
  • Troops deploy in Rio de Janeiro amid increasing violence

    Troops deploy in Rio de Janeiro amid increasing violence

    Friday, July 28 2017 11:33 PM EDT2017-07-29 03:33:14 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:11 GMT
    Thousands of soldiers have begun patrolling Rio de Janeiro amid a spike in violence in Brazil's second-largest city.
    Thousands of soldiers have begun patrolling Rio de Janeiro amid a spike in violence in Brazil's second-largest city.
  • Spokesman: Palestinian leader in hospital for routine tests

    Spokesman: Palestinian leader in hospital for routine tests

    Saturday, July 29 2017 6:03 AM EDT2017-07-29 10:03:50 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:10 GMT
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' spokesman says the 82-year-old leader has been hospitalized for a routine checkup and will be discharged in a matter of hours.
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' spokesman says the 82-year-old leader has been hospitalized for a routine checkup and will be discharged in a matter of hours.
  • The Latest: Seoul, Washington to talk over missile limits

    The Latest: Seoul, Washington to talk over missile limits

    Friday, July 28 2017 5:23 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:23:02 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:08 GMT
    The Latest: France condemns North Korea's 2nd ICBM launch and calls for tougher UN and EU sanctions.
    The Latest: France condemns North Korea's 2nd ICBM launch and calls for tougher UN and EU sanctions.
  • North Korea says 2nd ICBM test puts 'entire' US in range

    North Korea says 2nd ICBM test puts 'entire' US in range

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:45:27 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:04:02 GMT
    North Korea has test-fired its second intercontinental ballistic missile, which flew longer and higher than its first ICBM launched earlier this month, leading experts to say much of the US is now within...
    North Korea has test-fired its second intercontinental ballistic missile, which flew longer and higher than its first ICBM launched earlier this month, leading experts to say much of the US is now within Pyongyang's range.
  • A look at who might be Pakistan's next prime minister

    A look at who might be Pakistan's next prime minister

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:48:45 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:03 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:03:56 GMT
    With Pakistani Prime Minister Sharif disqualified by top court and out of his job, a look at who might succeed him.
    With Pakistani Prime Minister Sharif disqualified by top court and out of his job, a look at who might succeed him.
  • Century-old battle in Belgium sums up horrors of World War I

    Century-old battle in Belgium sums up horrors of World War I

    Saturday, July 29 2017 5:33 AM EDT2017-07-29 09:33:52 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 7:03 AM EDT2017-07-29 11:03:52 GMT
    The Third Battle of Ypres, fought in Belgium a century ago, was as bad as World War I would get.
    The Third Battle of Ypres, fought in Belgium a century ago, was as bad as World War I would get.
  • Hamburg stabbing suspect known as radical, mentally unstable

    Hamburg stabbing suspect known as radical, mentally unstable

    Saturday, July 29 2017 6:34 AM EDT2017-07-29 10:34:48 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 6:39 AM EDT2017-07-29 10:39:18 GMT
    A German official says the man who fatally stabbed one person and wounded several others in Hamburg was known to authorities as an Islamic radical but also was psychologically unstable.
    A German official says the man who fatally stabbed one person and wounded several others in Hamburg was known to authorities as an Islamic radical but also was psychologically unstable.
  • 7 staff members of opposition newspaper leave Turkish jail

    7 staff members of opposition newspaper leave Turkish jail

    Saturday, July 29 2017 6:23 AM EDT2017-07-29 10:23:52 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-07-29 10:25:38 GMT
    A Turkish court released from jail seven staff members of an opposition newspaper pending the outcome of their trial on charges of allegedly aiding terror organizations.
    A Turkish court released from jail seven staff members of an opposition newspaper pending the outcome of their trial on charges of allegedly aiding terror organizations.
  • Italy approves hotly contested mandatory vaccine program

    Italy approves hotly contested mandatory vaccine program

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:48:09 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-07-29 10:25:33 GMT
    Italy's parliament has given final approval to a new program making a slate of childhood vaccinations mandatory for school children up to age 16.
    Italy's parliament has given final approval to a new program making a slate of childhood vaccinations mandatory for school children up to age 16.
  • The Latest: UK PM May offers prayers for Charlie's parents

    The Latest: UK PM May offers prayers for Charlie's parents

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:48:01 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-07-29 10:25:31 GMT
    America's vice president has expressed his sadness for the death of Charlie Gard, the 11-month-old British baby whose fight to seek medical treatment in the United States sparked an international uproar and long...
    America's vice president has expressed his sadness for the death of Charlie Gard, the 11-month-old British baby whose fight to seek medical treatment in the United States sparked an international uproar and long legal battle.
  • British baby Charlie Gard at center of legal battle dies

    British baby Charlie Gard at center of legal battle dies

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:45:21 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 6:25 AM EDT2017-07-29 10:25:21 GMT
    Charlie Gard, the critically ill British baby at the center of a legal battle that attracted the attention of Pope Francis and U.S. President Donald Trump, has died.
    Charlie Gard, the critically ill British baby at the center of a legal battle that attracted the attention of Pope Francis and U.S. President Donald Trump, has died.
  • Muslim prayers end peacefully at Jerusalem mosque

    Muslim prayers end peacefully at Jerusalem mosque

    Friday, July 28 2017 1:29 AM EDT2017-07-28 05:29:05 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 5:55 AM EDT2017-07-29 09:55:06 GMT
    Israeli police say men under age 50 will be barred from a major Jerusalem shrine at the center of recent tensions.
    Israeli police say men under age 50 will be barred from a major Jerusalem shrine at the center of recent tensions.
  • Croatian taxis protest Uber at height of tourism season

    Croatian taxis protest Uber at height of tourism season

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:43 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:43:49 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 5:07 AM EDT2017-07-29 09:07:38 GMT
    Hundreds of Croatian taxi drivers are protesting against Uber services, disrupting traffic at the height of tourism season in the Adriatic country.
    Hundreds of Croatian taxi drivers are protesting against Uber services, disrupting traffic at the height of tourism season in the Adriatic country.
  • Amazon and Foxconn reflect a growing trend: Deliver it now

    Amazon and Foxconn reflect a growing trend: Deliver it now

    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:28 AM EDT2017-07-27 07:28:32 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 5:07 AM EDT2017-07-29 09:07:23 GMT
    Job announcements by Amazon and Foxconn reflect a growing trend: Reach customers now.
    Job announcements by Amazon and Foxconn reflect a growing trend: Reach customers now.
  • Few heed call for mass protest in Venezuela's capital

    Few heed call for mass protest in Venezuela's capital

    Friday, July 28 2017 7:04 PM EDT2017-07-28 23:04:10 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 3:36 AM EDT2017-07-29 07:36:35 GMT
    Few demonstrators heeded opposition calls for a mass protest Friday in Venezuela's capital against President Nicolas Maduro's controversial push to rewrite the constitution by a constituent assembly to be elected...
    Few demonstrators heeded opposition calls for a mass protest Friday in Venezuela's capital against President Nicolas Maduro's controversial push to rewrite the constitution by a constituent assembly to be elected Sunday.
  • AP Explains: What's behind Venezuela's constituent assembly?

    AP Explains: What's behind Venezuela's constituent assembly?

    Saturday, July 29 2017 12:43 AM EDT2017-07-29 04:43:29 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 2:45 AM EDT2017-07-29 06:45:00 GMT
    AP Explains: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has provoked international criticism and enraged his political opponents by pushing for Sunday's election of a special assembly to rewrite the troubled South...
    AP Explains: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has provoked international criticism and enraged his political opponents by pushing for Sunday's election of a special assembly to rewrite the troubled South American nation's constitution.
  • Pakistan's prime minister resigns after high court ruling

    Pakistan's prime minister resigns after high court ruling

    Friday, July 28 2017 12:49 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:49:07 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 12:45 AM EDT2017-07-29 04:45:19 GMT
    Pakistan's Supreme Court is set to announce its decision about political fate of beleaguered Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after weighing whether adequate evidence existed to dismiss him from office on allegations of...
    Pakistan's Supreme Court is set to announce its decision about political fate of beleaguered Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after weighing whether adequate evidence existed to dismiss him from office on allegations of corruption against his family.
  • 1 dead, 6 injured after knife attack at German supermarket

    1 dead, 6 injured after knife attack at German supermarket

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:45:05 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 12:24 AM EDT2017-07-29 04:24:31 GMT
    Police say a man armed with a kitchen knife fatally stabbed one person at a supermarket in the northern German city of Hamburg and six others were wounded as he fled.
    Police say a man armed with a kitchen knife fatally stabbed one person at a supermarket in the northern German city of Hamburg and six others were wounded as he fled.
  • EU court orders Poland to halt logging in ancient forest

    EU court orders Poland to halt logging in ancient forest

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:56:39 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-07-29 04:15:11 GMT
    European court orders Poland to halt logging in continent's last pristine forest.
    European court orders Poland to halt logging in continent's last pristine forest.
  • Space capsule with 3 astronauts blasts off to orbiting lab

    Space capsule with 3 astronauts blasts off to orbiting lab

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:56:21 GMT
    Saturday, July 29 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-07-29 04:14:57 GMT
    Soyuz capsule with 3 astronauts blasts off to International Space Station.
    Soyuz capsule with 3 astronauts blasts off to International Space Station.
  • The Latest: 4 nuclear deal nations decry Iran's space launch

    The Latest: 4 nuclear deal nations decry Iran's space launch

    Friday, July 28 2017 7:23 PM EDT2017-07-28 23:23:05 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 11:24 PM EDT2017-07-29 03:24:52 GMT
    The United States, France, Germany and Britain say they're raising concerns with the United Nations over Iran's launch a satellite-carrying rocket into space.
    The United States, France, Germany and Britain say they're raising concerns with the United Nations over Iran's launch a satellite-carrying rocket into space.
  • The Latest: Jordan's king tells Trump he values US role

    The Latest: Jordan's king tells Trump he values US role

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:49 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:49:16 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 11:24 PM EDT2017-07-29 03:24:38 GMT
    The Latest: Jordan's religious body that administers Jerusalem holy site says restrictions on Muslim worshippers lifted.
    The Latest: Jordan's religious body that administers Jerusalem holy site says restrictions on Muslim worshippers lifted.
  • Lottery luck strikes twice for Quebec man who won millions

    Lottery luck strikes twice for Quebec man who won millions

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:23 PM EDT2017-07-29 00:23:05 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:23 PM EDT2017-07-29 00:23:44 GMT
    There are lucky men, and then there's Jules Parent: For the second time in nine years, the 69-year-old Quebec retiree has won a million Canadian dollars playing the lottery.
    There are lucky men, and then there's Jules Parent: For the second time in nine years, the 69-year-old Quebec retiree has won a million Canadian dollars playing the lottery.
  • The Latest: Colombia leader won't recognize Venezuela's vote

    The Latest: Colombia leader won't recognize Venezuela's vote

    Friday, July 28 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:05:02 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 7:46 PM EDT2017-07-28 23:46:20 GMT
    So far few demonstrators are heeding opposition calls for a mass protest in Venezuela's capital against President Nicolas Maduro's controversial election Sunday for an assembly to rewrite the constitution.
    So far few demonstrators are heeding opposition calls for a mass protest in Venezuela's capital against President Nicolas Maduro's controversial election Sunday for an assembly to rewrite the constitution.
  • Russia orders cut in US diplomats in reaction to sanctions

    Russia orders cut in US diplomats in reaction to sanctions

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:41 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:41:53 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 7:04 PM EDT2017-07-28 23:04:21 GMT
    Russia's Foreign Ministry has ordered to reduce the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia and close down a U.S. recreation retreat in response to fresh sanctions against Russia.
    Russia's Foreign Ministry has ordered to reduce the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia and close down a U.S. recreation retreat in response to fresh sanctions against Russia.
  • Defend Europe: Ship still off Cyprus over 'security warning'

    Defend Europe: Ship still off Cyprus over 'security warning'

    Friday, July 28 2017 6:23 PM EDT2017-07-28 22:23:01 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 6:23 PM EDT2017-07-28 22:23:08 GMT
    A ship chartered by a group that campaigns against migrant arrivals in Europe is staying at sea off Cyprus amid warnings of threats to the vessel from far-leftists.
    A ship chartered by a group that campaigns against migrant arrivals in Europe is staying at sea off Cyprus amid warnings of threats to the vessel from far-leftists.
  • Dull, Boring and Bland communities forge international bond

    Dull, Boring and Bland communities forge international bond

    Friday, July 28 2017 6:14 PM EDT2017-07-28 22:14:25 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 6:14 PM EDT2017-07-28 22:14:25 GMT
    Dull, Boring and Bland communities forge international alliance of unexciting names.
    Dull, Boring and Bland communities forge international alliance of unexciting names.
  • Dutch fund for women's sexual health tops $300 million

    Dutch fund for women's sexual health tops $300 million

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:48:15 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 5:49 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:49:33 GMT
    The Dutch government says a campaign to raise funds for access to birth control, abortion and women's sexual health programs in developing nations has so far raised more than 260 million euros ($305 million).
    The Dutch government says a campaign to raise funds for access to birth control, abortion and women's sexual health programs in developing nations has so far raised more than 260 million euros ($305 million).
  • Romanian Orthodox patriarch apologizes for sex scandals

    Romanian Orthodox patriarch apologizes for sex scandals

    Friday, July 28 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:33:11 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:36:19 GMT
    The patriarch of Romania's Orthodox Church is apologizing to orthodox believers over two sex scandals that have hit the influential church in recent weeks.
    The patriarch of Romania's Orthodox Church is apologizing to orthodox believers over two sex scandals that have hit the influential church in recent weeks.
  • Italian officials OK deal to avoid water rationing in Rome

    Italian officials OK deal to avoid water rationing in Rome

    Friday, July 28 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:15:04 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:33:33 GMT
    Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi is demanding that the Italian government and Lazio region come up with a solution to prevent water rationing in the capital.
    Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi is demanding that the Italian government and Lazio region come up with a solution to prevent water rationing in the capital.
  • Russia's new UN envoy: World faces 'unprecedented threats'

    Russia's new UN envoy: World faces 'unprecedented threats'

    Friday, July 28 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:14:50 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 5:23 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:23:15 GMT
    Russia's new envoy to the United Nations has taken up his post saying that the world is being confronted by "unprecedented threats and challenges" and Moscow is committed to human rights.
    Russia's new envoy to the United Nations has taken up his post saying that the world is being confronted by "unprecedented threats and challenges" and Moscow is committed to human rights.
  • The Latest: German police say stabbing suspect born in UAE

    The Latest: German police say stabbing suspect born in UAE

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:55:58 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 4:44 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:44:12 GMT
    German authorities say the suspect in a Hamburg supermarket stabbing that left one person dead is a 26-year-old who was born in the United Arab Emirates.
    German authorities say the suspect in a Hamburg supermarket stabbing that left one person dead is a 26-year-old who was born in the United Arab Emirates.
  • Commuter train crashes in Barcelona; 53 are hospitalized

    Commuter train crashes in Barcelona; 53 are hospitalized

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:49 AM EDT2017-07-28 07:49:33 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:05:42 GMT
    Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona.
    Emergency services say some 50 people have been injured when a morning commuter train crashed into the buffers in a station in northeastern Barcelona.
  • Colombia: Temporary status for some Venezuelans amid crisis

    Colombia: Temporary status for some Venezuelans amid crisis

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:45 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:45:12 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 3:54 PM EDT2017-07-28 19:54:00 GMT
    Colombia says it will grant temporary legal status to more than 150,000 Venezuelans who have overstayed visas due to the deteriorating political and economic crisis in their home country.
    Colombia says it will grant temporary legal status to more than 150,000 Venezuelans who have overstayed visas due to the deteriorating political and economic crisis in their home country.
  • Summer treat: Polar bears frolic in donated load of snow

    Summer treat: Polar bears frolic in donated load of snow

    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:18 AM EDT2017-07-27 15:18:45 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 9:00 AM EDT2017-07-28 13:00:59 GMT
    Polar bear mum Venus frolics in the snow with her eight-month-old cub in Ranua Wildlife Park in the summer heat of the northern wilds of Finland's Lapland.
    Polar bear mum Venus frolics in the snow with her eight-month-old cub in Ranua Wildlife Park in the summer heat of the northern wilds of Finland's Lapland.
  • Pentagon, border wall covered in $788B House spending bill

    Pentagon, border wall covered in $788B House spending bill

    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:48 PM EDT2017-07-27 16:48:59 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 9:00 AM EDT2017-07-28 13:00:12 GMT
    The GOP-controlled House is plowing ahead on legislation to give the Pentagon a massive spending boost and deliver a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's oft-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico...
    The GOP-controlled House is plowing ahead on legislation to give the Pentagon a massive spending boost and deliver a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's oft-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
  • A look at alleged Russian cybercriminals arrested in Europe

    A look at alleged Russian cybercriminals arrested in Europe

    Friday, July 28 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:19:05 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:59 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:59:37 GMT
    Five alleged Russian cybercriminals have been arrested across Europe in American-initiated operations in the past nine months.
    Five alleged Russian cybercriminals have been arrested across Europe in American-initiated operations in the past nine months.
  • The Latest: Malta's premier sees tide turning against Brexit

    The Latest: Malta's premier sees tide turning against Brexit

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:42 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:42:27 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:59 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:59:34 GMT
    Malta's prime minister says he is starting to believe Britain's divorce from the European Union will not happen as doubts creep in among voters who backed Brexit.
    Malta's prime minister says he is starting to believe Britain's divorce from the European Union will not happen as doubts creep in among voters who backed Brexit.
  • US military chopper makes emergency landing in Austria

    US military chopper makes emergency landing in Austria

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:42 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:42:33 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:59 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:59:30 GMT
    Austrian defense officials say a U.S. military Blackhawk helicopter with seven people on board had to make an emergency landing west of Vienna after it flew too low during a storm and scraped against tree branches.
    Austrian defense officials say a U.S. military Blackhawk helicopter with seven people on board had to make an emergency landing west of Vienna after it flew too low during a storm and scraped against tree branches.
  • Amid nationwide drought, Rome seeks ways to avoid rationing

    Amid nationwide drought, Rome seeks ways to avoid rationing

    Thursday, July 27 2017 8:18 AM EDT2017-07-27 12:18:57 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:59 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:59:23 GMT
    Italy's environment minister says Rome and its water company are working to avoid rationing during drought.
    Italy's environment minister says Rome and its water company are working to avoid rationing during drought.
  • AP Interview: Yemen factions said to have pledged easing aid

    AP Interview: Yemen factions said to have pledged easing aid

    Thursday, July 27 2017 5:08 AM EDT2017-07-27 09:08:38 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:58:44 GMT
    AP Interview: The head of the U.N. child agency says trying to slow the spread of cholera in war-ravaged Yemen is "a race between us, and the rains and the continuing destruction and the fighting.".
    AP Interview: The head of the U.N. child agency says trying to slow the spread of cholera in war-ravaged Yemen is "a race between us, and the rains and the continuing destruction and the fighting.".
  • UK judge OKs plan for ill baby Charlie to go to a hospice

    UK judge OKs plan for ill baby Charlie to go to a hospice

    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:39 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:39:06 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:58:38 GMT
    A British judge has ordered that critically ill infant Charlie Gard should be moved from a hospital to a hospice, where he will "inevitably" die within a short time.
    A British judge has ordered that critically ill infant Charlie Gard should be moved from a hospital to a hospice, where he will "inevitably" die within a short time.
  • AP Explains: What is Venezuela's constituent assembly?

    AP Explains: What is Venezuela's constituent assembly?

    Friday, July 28 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:19:15 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:58:04 GMT
    AP Explains: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has provoked international criticism and enraged his political opponents by pushing for a special assembly to rewrite the troubled South American nation's constitution.
    AP Explains: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has provoked international criticism and enraged his political opponents by pushing for a special assembly to rewrite the troubled South American nation's constitution.
  • Japan defense minister quits over peacekeepers' cover-up

    Japan defense minister quits over peacekeepers' cover-up

    Thursday, July 27 2017 10:19 PM EDT2017-07-28 02:19:03 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:52 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:52:39 GMT
    Japan's defense minister Tomomi Inada has resigned over an alleged cover-up of military documents from U.N. peacekeeping operations, but denied that she took part in the alleged cover-up herself.
    Japan's defense minister Tomomi Inada has resigned over an alleged cover-up of military documents from U.N. peacekeeping operations, but denied that she took part in the alleged cover-up herself.
  • Officials say 7,000 Islamic State affiliates remain in Iraq

    Officials say 7,000 Islamic State affiliates remain in Iraq

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:44 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:44:44 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:52 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:52:35 GMT
    High-ranking Iraqi security officials say up to 7,000 Islamic State group affiliates remain in Iraq after the fall of Mosul,.
    High-ranking Iraqi security officials say up to 7,000 Islamic State group affiliates remain in Iraq after the fall of Mosul,.
  • UN rights office voices concern over Venezuela violence

    UN rights office voices concern over Venezuela violence

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:44 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:44:43 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:52 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:52:30 GMT
    The United Nations' human rights office is voicing concern about the risk of further violence in Venezuela as the country prepares for a vote to start rewriting the constitution, and about a new ban on political...
    The United Nations' human rights office is voicing concern about the risk of further violence in Venezuela as the country prepares for a vote to start rewriting the constitution, and about a new ban on political protests.
  • In Zimbabwe, Mugabe's wife positions as possible successor

    In Zimbabwe, Mugabe's wife positions as possible successor

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:44 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:44:37 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:52 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:52:24 GMT
    In Zimbabwe, wife of 93-year-old president positions herself as possible successor.
    In Zimbabwe, wife of 93-year-old president positions herself as possible successor.
  • Lawyer says client unaware she had poison that killed Korean

    Lawyer says client unaware she had poison that killed Korean

    Thursday, July 27 2017 10:39 PM EDT2017-07-28 02:39:10 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:52 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:52:03 GMT
    Malaysian judge sets Oct. 2 trial date for two women accused of murdering North Korean leader's half brother.
    Malaysian judge sets Oct. 2 trial date for two women accused of murdering North Korean leader's half brother.
  • IS claims deadly attack in north against US-backed force

    IS claims deadly attack in north against US-backed force

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:43 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:43:56 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:51 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:51:49 GMT
    A Syrian monitoring group and a news agency linked to the Islamic State group say the extremists have carried out a deadly attack against U.S.-backed forces near the northern city of Raqqa.
    A Syrian monitoring group and a news agency linked to the Islamic State group say the extremists have carried out a deadly attack against U.S.-backed forces near the northern city of Raqqa.
  • The Latest: Sharif formally steps down as Pakistan's PM

    The Latest: Sharif formally steps down as Pakistan's PM

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-07-28 07:39:42 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 8:51 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:51:18 GMT
    Pakistan's Supreme Court has disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from serving because of allegations of corruption.
    Pakistan's Supreme Court has disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from serving because of allegations of corruption.
  • Duterte says only empty tribal schools would be bombed

    Duterte says only empty tribal schools would be bombed

    Friday, July 28 2017 12:29 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:29:07 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 3:44 AM EDT2017-07-28 07:44:53 GMT
    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says his threat to launch airstrikes against tribal schools because they teach subversion would apply only when the buildings are empty.
    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says his threat to launch airstrikes against tribal schools because they teach subversion would apply only when the buildings are empty.
  • Al-Qaida says it has group in Kashmir to fight Indian rule

    Al-Qaida says it has group in Kashmir to fight Indian rule

    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:09 PM EDT2017-07-28 03:09:01 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-07-28 07:30:55 GMT
    Al-Qaida said for the first time it is active in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir, announcing that a local Kashmiri militant would lead a new outfit of fighters opposing Indian rule in the disputed region.
    Al-Qaida said for the first time it is active in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir, announcing that a local Kashmiri militant would lead a new outfit of fighters opposing Indian rule in the disputed region.
  • Wife of Zimbabwe's leader tells Mugabe to name successor

    Wife of Zimbabwe's leader tells Mugabe to name successor

    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:38 AM EDT2017-07-27 13:38:59 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-07-28 06:59:18 GMT
    Wife of 93-year-old Zimbabwe leader says Mugabe should name successor; next election in 2018.
    Wife of 93-year-old Zimbabwe leader says Mugabe should name successor; next election in 2018.
  • On anniversary of war, young North Koreans talk of tensions

    On anniversary of war, young North Koreans talk of tensions

    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:29 AM EDT2017-07-27 13:29:00 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 12:30 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:30:34 GMT
    As North Korea marks the 64th anniversary of Korean War armistice, university students in Pyongyang sound off on a question that's on a lot of minds these days: Are the U.S. and North Korea moving closer to another...
    As North Korea marks the 64th anniversary of Korean War armistice, university students in Pyongyang sound off on a question that's on a lot of minds these days: Are the U.S. and North Korea moving closer to another war?.
  • Clashes, tensions flare at sacred site in Jerusalem

    Clashes, tensions flare at sacred site in Jerusalem

    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:09 AM EDT2017-07-27 05:09:04 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 12:30 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:30:25 GMT
    Israel removes an overhead metal bridge and railings it had installed near a contested Jerusalem holy site, meeting a demand by Muslim protesters.
    Israel removes an overhead metal bridge and railings it had installed near a contested Jerusalem holy site, meeting a demand by Muslim protesters.
  • Deaths in Venezuela unrest hit 103 as polarizing vote nears

    Deaths in Venezuela unrest hit 103 as polarizing vote nears

    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-07-28 01:19:17 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 12:30 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:30:14 GMT
    Days before a polarizing vote to start rewriting its constitution, Venezuela is convulsing to a rhythm of daytime strikes and nocturnal clashes, with the death toll in nearly four months of unrest rising above 100...
    Days before a polarizing vote to start rewriting its constitution, Venezuela is convulsing to a rhythm of daytime strikes and nocturnal clashes, with the death toll in nearly four months of unrest rising above 100 Thursday.
  • Putin in Finland on centenary of independence from Russia

    Putin in Finland on centenary of independence from Russia

    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:08:58 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:12:34 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has tried to calm regional fears over joint Russian-Chinese naval maneuvers in the Baltic Sea, where tensions have grown with increased shows of military force by Moscow and NATO.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has tried to calm regional fears over joint Russian-Chinese naval maneuvers in the Baltic Sea, where tensions have grown with increased shows of military force by Moscow and NATO.
  • US-backed Syrian fighters now control almost half of IS city

    US-backed Syrian fighters now control almost half of IS city

    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-07-27 07:38:33 GMT
    Friday, July 28 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-07-28 04:12:30 GMT
    A spokeswoman for a U.S.-backed Syrian force and an opposition monitoring group say opponents of the Islamic State group have captured nearly half of Raqqa.
    A spokeswoman for a U.S.-backed Syrian force and an opposition monitoring group say opponents of the Islamic State group have captured nearly half of Raqqa.
  • Deaths in Venezuela unrest hit 102 as polarizing vote nears

    Deaths in Venezuela unrest hit 102 as polarizing vote nears

    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:39 AM EDT2017-07-27 15:39:01 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:26 PM EDT2017-07-28 01:26:28 GMT
    An AP tally of official reports shows that the death toll in nearly 4 months of civil unrest in Venezuela has reached 100.
    An AP tally of official reports shows that the death toll in nearly 4 months of civil unrest in Venezuela has reached 100.
  • The Latest: More clashes after nightfall at Jerusalem site

    The Latest: More clashes after nightfall at Jerusalem site

    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:31 AM EDT2017-07-27 06:31:01 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 8:51 PM EDT2017-07-28 00:51:35 GMT
    Muslim leaders tell worshippers to continue praying outside a contested Jerusalem holy site until.
    Muslim leaders tell worshippers to continue praying outside a contested Jerusalem holy site until.
  • Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space

    Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space

    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-07-27 13:08:43 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-07-27 22:08:59 GMT
    Iranian semi-official media say Iran has successfully launched a rocket carrying a satellite into space.
    Iranian semi-official media say Iran has successfully launched a rocket carrying a satellite into space.
  • Transgender Chinese man says he's won job bias lawsuit

    Transgender Chinese man says he's won job bias lawsuit

    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:38 AM EDT2017-07-27 04:38:28 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 6:02 PM EDT2017-07-27 22:02:01 GMT
    A transgender man says a Chinese court has ruled that he was unjustly dismissed by a former employer, in the country's first such lawsuit.
    A transgender man says a Chinese court has ruled that he was unjustly dismissed by a former employer, in the country's first such lawsuit.
  • Evacuations lifted in southern France; fire risk still high

    Evacuations lifted in southern France; fire risk still high

    Thursday, July 27 2017 8:38 AM EDT2017-07-27 12:38:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-07-27 21:50:21 GMT
    French authorities are close to containing one of the fiercest blazes to break out during four days of wildfires in the country's southeast that have led to the evacuation of more than 12,000 people.
    French authorities are close to containing one of the fiercest blazes to break out during four days of wildfires in the country's southeast that have led to the evacuation of more than 12,000 people.
  • Italian, French leaders look to work in Libya on migration

    Italian, French leaders look to work in Libya on migration

    Thursday, July 27 2017 8:58 AM EDT2017-07-27 12:58:50 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:30 PM EDT2017-07-27 20:30:39 GMT
    Premier Paolo Gentiloni says sending Italian naval units to help Libya's coast guard could be a "turning point" in combating migrant trafficking.
    Premier Paolo Gentiloni says sending Italian naval units to help Libya's coast guard could be a "turning point" in combating migrant trafficking.
  • UN says over 200,000 have fled Syria's Raqqa since April 1

    UN says over 200,000 have fled Syria's Raqqa since April 1

    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:08:51 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-07-27 20:16:47 GMT
    A senior U.N. humanitarian official says over 200,000 people in Syria have fled their homes in the area around the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa since April 1.
    A senior U.N. humanitarian official says over 200,000 people in Syria have fled their homes in the area around the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa since April 1.
  • UK police: Corporate manslaughter possible in tower fire

    UK police: Corporate manslaughter possible in tower fire

    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:49 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:49:18 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:51 PM EDT2017-07-27 19:51:17 GMT
    British police say they have "reasonable grounds" to suspect local officials may have committed corporate manslaughter over a deadly high-rise fire in London.
    British police say they have "reasonable grounds" to suspect local officials may have committed corporate manslaughter over a deadly high-rise fire in London.
  • France nationalizing shipyard amid Italian takeover interest

    France nationalizing shipyard amid Italian takeover interest

    Thursday, July 27 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-07-27 14:08:42 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:28 PM EDT2017-07-27 19:28:51 GMT
    France's economy minister has announced the nationalization of the country's emblematic shipyard to ensure an Italian company does not take it over.
    France's economy minister has announced the nationalization of the country's emblematic shipyard to ensure an Italian company does not take it over.
  • Summer storm slams into Istanbul with heavy rain, hail

    Summer storm slams into Istanbul with heavy rain, hail

    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:58 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:58:56 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-07-27 19:01:32 GMT
    Turkish media reports say a severe summer storm has hit Istanbul, with heavy rains flooding streets and underpasses and "walnut-sized" hail damaging windows and windshields and knocking down trees.
    Turkish media reports say a severe summer storm has hit Istanbul, with heavy rains flooding streets and underpasses and "walnut-sized" hail damaging windows and windshields and knocking down trees.
  • Cyprus: Asylum claims get anti-immigrant group ship ejected

    Cyprus: Asylum claims get anti-immigrant group ship ejected

    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:38 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:38:53 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:50 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:50:51 GMT
    A Cyprus aid group says the captain and crew of a ship chartered by an anti-immigrant group has been ordered to leave the island after being detained on suspicion of forging the documents of 20 Sri Lankans on board.
    A Cyprus aid group says the captain and crew of a ship chartered by an anti-immigrant group has been ordered to leave the island after being detained on suspicion of forging the documents of 20 Sri Lankans on board.
  • Judge approves plan for Charlie Gard to be sent to hospice

    Judge approves plan for Charlie Gard to be sent to hospice

    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:39 AM EDT2017-07-27 15:39:00 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:43 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:43:19 GMT
    A British judge has ordered that critically ill infant Charlie Gard should be moved from a hospital to a hospice, where he will "inevitably" die within a short time.
    A British judge has ordered that critically ill infant Charlie Gard should be moved from a hospital to a hospice, where he will "inevitably" die within a short time.
  • Poll: Brazil president's approval ratings hit new low, 5 pct

    Poll: Brazil president's approval ratings hit new low, 5 pct

    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:18:57 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:30 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:30:49 GMT
    A new poll in Brazil shows President Michel Temer's already-abysmal popularity ratings have hit a new low as corruption allegations continue to swirl around him and others in government.
    A new poll in Brazil shows President Michel Temer's already-abysmal popularity ratings have hit a new low as corruption allegations continue to swirl around him and others in government.
  • Turkish parliament passes new bylaws; critics fear muzzling

    Turkish parliament passes new bylaws; critics fear muzzling

    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:19 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:19:00 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:22 PM EDT2017-07-27 18:22:22 GMT
    Turkey's parliament has voted to strip two legislators from the country's pro-Kurdish party of their parliamentary seat for absenteeism.
    Turkey's parliament has voted to strip two legislators from the country's pro-Kurdish party of their parliamentary seat for absenteeism.
  • Deutsche Bank: Ex-execs to give up $44.9M in bonuses

    Deutsche Bank: Ex-execs to give up $44.9M in bonuses

    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:28 PM EDT2017-07-27 16:28:51 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:59 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:59:38 GMT
    Deutsche Bank says former top executives have agreed to give up part of a disputed 69.8 million euros in bonuses withheld in a dispute over responsibility for the bank's legal troubles.
    Deutsche Bank says former top executives have agreed to give up part of a disputed 69.8 million euros in bonuses withheld in a dispute over responsibility for the bank's legal troubles.
  • George Clooney, Guillermo del Toro on Venice Film Fest slate

    George Clooney, Guillermo del Toro on Venice Film Fest slate

    Thursday, July 27 2017 7:48 AM EDT2017-07-27 11:48:55 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:50 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:50:20 GMT
    This year's Venice Film Festival will include a crime comedy by George Clooney, a Guillermo del Toro fantasy and a Darren Aronofsky thriller.
    This year's Venice Film Festival will include a crime comedy by George Clooney, a Guillermo del Toro fantasy and a Darren Aronofsky thriller.
  • Hospitals: Death toll in Nigeria militant attack rises to 48

    Hospitals: Death toll in Nigeria militant attack rises to 48

    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:39:04 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:40:45 GMT
    Hospital officials say the death toll from an ambush in northeastern Nigeria has risen to 48 people.
    Hospital officials say the death toll from an ambush in northeastern Nigeria has risen to 48 people.
  • Prince William on his final shift as air ambulance pilot

    Prince William on his final shift as air ambulance pilot

    Thursday, July 27 2017 7:58 AM EDT2017-07-27 11:58:43 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:39:54 GMT
    Prince William is set to complete his final shift as an air ambulance pilot in the East Anglian Air Ambulance charity.
    Prince William is set to complete his final shift as an air ambulance pilot in the East Anglian Air Ambulance charity.
  • German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 being brought home

    German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 being brought home

    Thursday, July 27 2017 8:38 AM EDT2017-07-27 12:38:43 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:30 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:30:22 GMT
    A Lufthansa Boeing 737 hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of the leftist Red Army Faction's campaign against West German authorities is coming home to a German museum.
    A Lufthansa Boeing 737 hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of the leftist Red Army Faction's campaign against West German authorities is coming home to a German museum.
  • Isolated Qatar hires firm founded by Trump aides amid crisis

    Isolated Qatar hires firm founded by Trump aides amid crisis

    Thursday, July 27 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-07-27 09:38:57 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:16:39 GMT
    Qatar has hired a Washington influence firm founded by President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and another specialized in digging up dirt on U.S. politicians.
    Qatar has hired a Washington influence firm founded by President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and another specialized in digging up dirt on U.S. politicians.
  • Jordan king lashes out at Israel PM over embassy deaths

    Jordan king lashes out at Israel PM over embassy deaths

    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:08:47 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-07-27 17:16:27 GMT
    Jordan's king lashes out at Israeli PM for 'unacceptable and provocative behavior' over Israeli embassy incident.
    Jordan's king lashes out at Israeli PM for 'unacceptable and provocative behavior' over Israeli embassy incident.
  • Gaza power-sharing deal moves ahead with parliament meeting

    Gaza power-sharing deal moves ahead with parliament meeting

    Thursday, July 27 2017 5:58 AM EDT2017-07-27 09:58:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:40 AM EDT2017-07-27 15:40:52 GMT
    Lawmakers from Hamas and those affiliated with a former Gaza strongman have met for the first time in a decade in Gaza's parliament building.
    Lawmakers from Hamas and those affiliated with a former Gaza strongman have met for the first time in a decade in Gaza's parliament building.
  • Moldova court nixes vote on increasing president's powers

    Moldova court nixes vote on increasing president's powers

    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:39 AM EDT2017-07-27 15:39:05 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:40 AM EDT2017-07-27 15:40:51 GMT
    Moldova's Constitutional Court rules that a referendum which would have asked Moldovans whether the president should have greater powers is unconstitutional.
    Moldova's Constitutional Court rules that a referendum which would have asked Moldovans whether the president should have greater powers is unconstitutional.
  • Colson Whitehead, Arundhati Roy among Man Booker contenders

    Colson Whitehead, Arundhati Roy among Man Booker contenders

    Thursday, July 27 2017 7:39 AM EDT2017-07-27 11:39:37 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-07-27 15:19:25 GMT
    Paul Auster, Colson Whitehead and past winner Arundhati Roy are among contenders for the Man Booker Prize for fiction.
    Paul Auster, Colson Whitehead and past winner Arundhati Roy are among contenders for the Man Booker Prize for fiction.
  • Trump emboldens friendly foreign leaders, leaves foes wary

    Trump emboldens friendly foreign leaders, leaves foes wary

    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:08 AM EDT2017-07-27 05:08:40 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 10:53 AM EDT2017-07-27 14:53:43 GMT
    Six months into his presidency, Donald Trump has made clear who he considers to be his friends, and his foes, on the international stage.
    Six months into his presidency, Donald Trump has made clear who he considers to be his friends, and his foes, on the international stage.
  • Indonesian expert tapped as new head of UN Myanmar team

    Indonesian expert tapped as new head of UN Myanmar team

    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:28 AM EDT2017-07-27 13:28:42 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:31 AM EDT2017-07-27 13:31:30 GMT
    A prominent Indonesian human rights expert has been appointed the new chairman of a U.N. fact-finding mission to Myanmar, which the government has said it will bar from entering.
    A prominent Indonesian human rights expert has been appointed the new chairman of a U.N. fact-finding mission to Myanmar, which the government has said it will bar from entering.
  • Suspects to plead not guilty in Kim Jong Nam's assassination

    Suspects to plead not guilty in Kim Jong Nam's assassination

    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:48 AM EDT2017-07-27 08:48:37 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:15 AM EDT2017-07-27 13:15:28 GMT
    Two women accused of poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler in a bizarre airport assassination are expected to plead innocent when they appear in a Malaysian court on Friday.
    Two women accused of poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler in a bizarre airport assassination are expected to plead innocent when they appear in a Malaysian court on Friday.
  • Ex-Park aide, culture minister guilty for artist blacklist

    Ex-Park aide, culture minister guilty for artist blacklist

    Thursday, July 27 2017 2:48 AM EDT2017-07-27 06:48:57 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 8:33 AM EDT2017-07-27 12:33:52 GMT
    A South Korean court sentenced former presidential aide, culture minister to prison for blacklisting thousands of artists deemed unfriendly to ousted president Park Geun-hye.
    A South Korean court sentenced former presidential aide, culture minister to prison for blacklisting thousands of artists deemed unfriendly to ousted president Park Geun-hye.
  • The Latest: Strong winds, dry forests fuel Portugal fires

    The Latest: Strong winds, dry forests fuel Portugal fires

    Thursday, July 27 2017 5:58 AM EDT2017-07-27 09:58:48 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-07-27 11:44:07 GMT
    Officials in Portugal say they don't expect a forecast drop in temperatures to help extinguish a spate of summer wildfires.
    Officials in Portugal say they don't expect a forecast drop in temperatures to help extinguish a spate of summer wildfires.
  • Venezuela leader's foes levy new sanctions and fresh strike

    Venezuela leader's foes levy new sanctions and fresh strike

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:08:07 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 5:40 AM EDT2017-07-27 09:40:24 GMT
    Venezuela opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez is urging compatriots to back a 48-hour general strike to protest government plans to rewrite the constitution.
    Venezuela opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez is urging compatriots to back a 48-hour general strike to protest government plans to rewrite the constitution.
  • 2 Germans peacekeepers dead in helicopter crash in Mali

    2 Germans peacekeepers dead in helicopter crash in Mali

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 12:38 PM EDT2017-07-26 16:38:28 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:40 AM EDT2017-07-27 08:40:10 GMT
    The United Nations says a helicopter from the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali that was monitoring "confrontations" on the ground has crashed.
    The United Nations says a helicopter from the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali that was monitoring "confrontations" on the ground has crashed.
  • US admiral stands ready to obey a Trump nuclear strike order

    US admiral stands ready to obey a Trump nuclear strike order

    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-07-27 04:18:44 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:49 AM EDT2017-07-27 07:49:50 GMT
    The U.S. Pacific Fleet commander says he would launch a nuclear strike against China next week if President Donald Trump ordered it and warned against the military ever shifting its allegiance from its commander in...
    The U.S. Pacific Fleet commander says he would launch a nuclear strike against China next week if President Donald Trump ordered it and warned against the military ever shifting its allegiance from its commander in chief.
  • Rolling Stone cover asks why can't Canada PM be US president

    Rolling Stone cover asks why can't Canada PM be US president

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:08 PM EDT2017-07-26 18:08:10 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-07-27 07:30:46 GMT
    Rolling Stone magazine has put liberal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the cover of its latest issue and asks: "Why Can't He Be Our President?".
    Rolling Stone magazine has put liberal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the cover of its latest issue and asks: "Why Can't He Be Our President?".
  • Wildfires threaten French Riviera, inadequate aircraft cited

    Wildfires threaten French Riviera, inadequate aircraft cited

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-07-26 07:38:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:13 AM EDT2017-07-27 05:13:26 GMT
    The top official of France's Var region on the Mediterranean coast says that 10,000 people were evacuated as blazes hopscotching around the Riviera tore through the town of La Londe-les-Maures.
    The top official of France's Var region on the Mediterranean coast says that 10,000 people were evacuated as blazes hopscotching around the Riviera tore through the town of La Londe-les-Maures.
  • Israel removes railings, overhead bridge near holy site

    Israel removes railings, overhead bridge near holy site

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:37 AM EDT2017-07-26 06:37:54 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 1:12 AM EDT2017-07-27 05:12:57 GMT
    Muslim worshippers have once again held their morning prayers outside Jerusalem's most contested holy site despite Israel's removal of the metal detectors that sparked the protest.
    Muslim worshippers have once again held their morning prayers outside Jerusalem's most contested holy site despite Israel's removal of the metal detectors that sparked the protest.
  • Judge: Baby Charlie Gard will end life in hospice, not home

    Judge: Baby Charlie Gard will end life in hospice, not home

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-07-26 09:38:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:21 AM EDT2017-07-27 04:21:14 GMT
    A British judge is set to rule on where Charlie Gard, a baby with a rare genetic disease, will spend the last days of his life.
    A British judge is set to rule on where Charlie Gard, a baby with a rare genetic disease, will spend the last days of his life.
  • Jerusalem Palestinians find voice through prayer protests

    Jerusalem Palestinians find voice through prayer protests

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:28:18 GMT
    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:21 AM EDT2017-07-27 04:21:00 GMT
    Thousands of Palestinian Muslims have been praying in the streets of Jerusalem every evening, creating a new, surprisingly effective form of protest in their long conflict with Israel.
    Thousands of Palestinian Muslims have been praying in the streets of Jerusalem every evening, creating a new, surprisingly effective form of protest in their long conflict with Israel.
  • The Latest: Man slain at protest in western Venezuela

    The Latest: Man slain at protest in western Venezuela

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:18 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:18:13 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:01 PM EDT2017-07-27 03:01:00 GMT
    Cuba says it has no intention of trying to help mediate a solution to the political crisis rocking Venezuela.
    Cuba says it has no intention of trying to help mediate a solution to the political crisis rocking Venezuela.
  • House, Senate Republicans reach deal to move sanctions bill

    House, Senate Republicans reach deal to move sanctions bill

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:38 PM EDT2017-07-26 18:38:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:41 PM EDT2017-07-27 02:41:37 GMT
    A package of new financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea has a hit a snag in the Senate where the chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee is objecting to the House's decision to include the...
    A package of new financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea has a hit a snag in the Senate where the chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee is objecting to the House's decision to include the penalties targeting Pyongyang.
  • House GOP works to deliver on border wall for Trump

    House GOP works to deliver on border wall for Trump

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-07-26 20:18:56 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:20 PM EDT2017-07-27 01:20:35 GMT
    House GOP allies of President Donald Trump are moving to give him a much-sought victory on Capitol Hill by finally passing a down payment on his long-promised wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.
    House GOP allies of President Donald Trump are moving to give him a much-sought victory on Capitol Hill by finally passing a down payment on his long-promised wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.
  • The Latest: Palestinians cheer after Israel removes devices

    The Latest: Palestinians cheer after Israel removes devices

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:40 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:40:38 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:20 PM EDT2017-07-27 01:20:16 GMT
    The Latest: Israel issues scathing response to Turkey's criticism on contested Jerusalem shrine, says it's 'absurd'.
    The Latest: Israel issues scathing response to Turkey's criticism on contested Jerusalem shrine, says it's 'absurd'.
  • The Latest: Poor visibility hurts wildfire fight in Portugal

    The Latest: Poor visibility hurts wildfire fight in Portugal

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 5:47 AM EDT2017-07-26 09:47:59 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:39 PM EDT2017-07-26 20:39:57 GMT
    Almost 1,700 firefighters supported by 17 water-dropping aircraft are tackling wildfires in Portugal, where every summer large areas of woodland are scorched.
    Almost 1,700 firefighters supported by 17 water-dropping aircraft are tackling wildfires in Portugal, where every summer large areas of woodland are scorched.
  • Italian bank says 400,000 loan account details hacked

    Italian bank says 400,000 loan account details hacked

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 5:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 09:48:10 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:33 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:33:33 GMT
    Italy's largest bank, Unicredit, says accounts of some 400,000 customers in Italy have been hacked.
    Italy's largest bank, Unicredit, says accounts of some 400,000 customers in Italy have been hacked.
  • Weekend strike to shut Acropolis at height of tourist season

    Weekend strike to shut Acropolis at height of tourist season

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:58:22 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:29 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:29:34 GMT
    A 2-day strike by Greek culture ministry employees protesting staff shortages will shut the Acropolis and other ancient sites and museums in Athens this weekend, at the height of the tourist season.
    A 2-day strike by Greek culture ministry employees protesting staff shortages will shut the Acropolis and other ancient sites and museums in Athens this weekend, at the height of the tourist season.
  • Ukraine strips citizenship of ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili

    Ukraine strips citizenship of ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:08 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:08:26 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:17 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:17:37 GMT
    Ukraine's president has rescinded the citizenship of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia who moved to Ukraine to become leader of one of its most corruption-plagued regions and later resigned.
    Ukraine's president has rescinded the citizenship of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia who moved to Ukraine to become leader of one of its most corruption-plagued regions and later resigned.
  • Items from Auschwitz death camp to tour Europe, America

    Items from Auschwitz death camp to tour Europe, America

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:08:03 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:16 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:16:33 GMT
    Officials at the museum of the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz say some exhibits are going on a tour of Europe and North America to bring its tragic truth about the Holocaust to a wider audience.
    Officials at the museum of the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz say some exhibits are going on a tour of Europe and North America to bring its tragic truth about the Holocaust to a wider audience.
  • Russian wanted in US caught in Greece for money laundering

    Russian wanted in US caught in Greece for money laundering

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 6:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 10:48:07 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:05:38 GMT
    Greek authorities arrest Russian man wanted in the United States on suspicion of masterminding a money laundering operation involving at least $4 billion through bitcoin transactions.
    Greek authorities arrest Russian man wanted in the United States on suspicion of masterminding a money laundering operation involving at least $4 billion through bitcoin transactions.
  • Century-old warship returns to Athens after repairs

    Century-old warship returns to Athens after repairs

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:28:34 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:02 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:02:54 GMT
    After three months of extensive maintenance and conservation work, a 107-year-old battleship returned Wednesday to its berth in Athens, where it serves as a floating museum.
    After three months of extensive maintenance and conservation work, a 107-year-old battleship returned Wednesday to its berth in Athens, where it serves as a floating museum.
  • Britain to ban sale of new diesel and gasoline cars by 2040

    Britain to ban sale of new diesel and gasoline cars by 2040

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 6:58 AM EDT2017-07-26 10:58:02 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:01 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:01:59 GMT
    Britain's government says it will ban the sale of new cars and vans using diesel and gas by 2040 as authorities move to tackle air pollution.
    Britain's government says it will ban the sale of new cars and vans using diesel and gas by 2040 as authorities move to tackle air pollution.
  • Top EU court moves to restore Hamas terror listing

    Top EU court moves to restore Hamas terror listing

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:17 AM EDT2017-07-26 08:17:57 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:50 PM EDT2017-07-26 18:50:15 GMT
    The European Union's top court says a lower court should not have removed the Islamic militant group Hamas from the EU's terror list and has sent the case back to the lower court for reconsideration.
    The European Union's top court says a lower court should not have removed the Islamic militant group Hamas from the EU's terror list and has sent the case back to the lower court for reconsideration.
  • Maronites can return to Cyprus villages held by Turkish army

    Maronites can return to Cyprus villages held by Turkish army

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:08:15 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:38 PM EDT2017-07-26 18:38:13 GMT
    Authorities in the breakaway Turkish Cypriot north of ethnically divided Cyprus say they have lifted restrictions on Maronite Christians from reclaiming homes and property in villages that are under military control.
    Authorities in the breakaway Turkish Cypriot north of ethnically divided Cyprus say they have lifted restrictions on Maronite Christians from reclaiming homes and property in villages that are under military control.
  • US hits Venezuela with more sanctions ahead of vote

    US hits Venezuela with more sanctions ahead of vote

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:48:24 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:23 PM EDT2017-07-26 18:23:00 GMT
    U.S. officials say the Trump administration is poised to hit Venezuela with new sanctions amid widespread unrest ahead of weekend elections that would lead to a rewrite of the country's constitution.
    U.S. officials say the Trump administration is poised to hit Venezuela with new sanctions amid widespread unrest ahead of weekend elections that would lead to a rewrite of the country's constitution.
  • The Latest: Judge sets deadline for moving baby to hospice

    The Latest: Judge sets deadline for moving baby to hospice

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:28 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:28:24 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-07-26 18:16:40 GMT
    Charlie Gard's parents are conceding that he will die in a hospice and not at home as they had previously wished.
    Charlie Gard's parents are conceding that he will die in a hospice and not at home as they had previously wished.
  • UN urges Congo to hold elections by Dec. 31 deadline

    UN urges Congo to hold elections by Dec. 31 deadline

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:28:28 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:30 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:30:03 GMT
    The UN Security Council is urging Congo's government to swiftly implement an agreement to hold presidential elections by the end of the year, warning that failure to do so will increase the risk of insecurity and...
    The UN Security Council is urging Congo's government to swiftly implement an agreement to hold presidential elections by the end of the year, warning that failure to do so will increase the risk of insecurity and instability in the country and the region.
  • Poles protest EU comments and govt moves against top court

    Poles protest EU comments and govt moves against top court

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:28:10 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:31 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:31:11 GMT
    Small group hold protests in Warsaw after the European Commission says door still open to triggering sanctions against Poland despite the Polish president's rejection of parts of a judiciary overhaul that limits...
    Small group hold protests in Warsaw after the European Commission says door still open to triggering sanctions against Poland despite the Polish president's rejection of parts of a judiciary overhaul that limits the independence of the courts.
  • Rights groups ask Duterte to retract threat to bomb schools

    Rights groups ask Duterte to retract threat to bomb schools

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:26 PM EDT2017-07-26 02:26:38 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:15 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:15:46 GMT
    Human rights groups have asked the Philippine president to withdraw his threat to order airstrikes against tribal schools he accused of teaching students to become communist rebels.
    Human rights groups have asked the Philippine president to withdraw his threat to order airstrikes against tribal schools he accused of teaching students to become communist rebels.
  • Police detain dozens of migrants in Milan train station

    Police detain dozens of migrants in Milan train station

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:08 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:08:21 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:15 PM EDT2017-07-26 17:15:42 GMT
    Authorities have detained several dozen people outside Milan's main train station in response to an increasing public security issue as the city deals with a new wave of migrants.
    Authorities have detained several dozen people outside Milan's main train station in response to an increasing public security issue as the city deals with a new wave of migrants.
  • Partners of jailed activists in Turkey demand their release

    Partners of jailed activists in Turkey demand their release

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 8:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 12:48:09 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 12:29 PM EDT2017-07-26 16:29:57 GMT
    Germany's foreign ministry says Germany and Sweden are complaining to Turkey about the jailing of two human rights activists and demanding that the men be told what exactly they are accused of.
    Germany's foreign ministry says Germany and Sweden are complaining to Turkey about the jailing of two human rights activists and demanding that the men be told what exactly they are accused of.
  • Spanish PM Rajoy denies knowing about graft deals in party

    Spanish PM Rajoy denies knowing about graft deals in party

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:38 AM EDT2017-07-26 08:38:02 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 12:20 PM EDT2017-07-26 16:20:49 GMT
    Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is standing Wednesday as a witness in a major trial to some 40 people allegedly involved in a kickbacks-for-contracts scheme that helped finance his ruling Popular Party.
    Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is standing Wednesday as a witness in a major trial to some 40 people allegedly involved in a kickbacks-for-contracts scheme that helped finance his ruling Popular Party.
  • Swedish parties plan no-confidence vote over security leak

    Swedish parties plan no-confidence vote over security leak

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:28 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:28:10 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 12:20 PM EDT2017-07-26 16:20:27 GMT
    Sweden's right-wing opposition parties table no-confidence motion in 3 government ministers in social-democrat led minority government.
    Sweden's right-wing opposition parties table no-confidence motion in 3 government ministers in social-democrat led minority government.
  • French president attends memorial for IS-slain priest

    French president attends memorial for IS-slain priest

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:49 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:49:50 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-07-26 16:02:02 GMT
    French President Emmanuel Macron has spoken at an emotionally-charged mass to mark one year since the killing of a local French priest by two 19-year-old Islamic extremists.
    French President Emmanuel Macron has spoken at an emotionally-charged mass to mark one year since the killing of a local French priest by two 19-year-old Islamic extremists.
  • Britain lifts advisory against travel to Tunisia

    Britain lifts advisory against travel to Tunisia

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:48:28 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:58 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:58:26 GMT
    Britain has lifted an advisory against travel to Tunisia, paving the way for tourists to return, two years after a deadly beachside attack.
    Britain has lifted an advisory against travel to Tunisia, paving the way for tourists to return, two years after a deadly beachside attack.
  • Romania: Defense minister confirms $3.9B US missile deal

    Romania: Defense minister confirms $3.9B US missile deal

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:48:22 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:58 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:58:21 GMT
    Romania's defense minister confirms Romania intends to buy Patriot missiles worth $3.9 billion dollars from the U.S. to upgrade its defense system.
    Romania's defense minister confirms Romania intends to buy Patriot missiles worth $3.9 billion dollars from the U.S. to upgrade its defense system.
  • At least 8 dead in building collapse in Nigeria's Lagos

    At least 8 dead in building collapse in Nigeria's Lagos

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 07:48:14 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:39 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:39:12 GMT
    At least 5 killed in residential building collapse in Nigeria's largest city, Lagos.
    At least 5 killed in residential building collapse in Nigeria's largest city, Lagos.
  • Daimler stands by diesel despite growing controversy

    Daimler stands by diesel despite growing controversy

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:16 AM EDT2017-07-26 06:16:44 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:18 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:18:21 GMT
    Automaker Daimler AG says net profit up slightly in second quarter as Mercedes-Benz luxury car business booms while profits lag at its truck, van and bus businesses.
    Automaker Daimler AG says net profit up slightly in second quarter as Mercedes-Benz luxury car business booms while profits lag at its truck, van and bus businesses.
  • EU court advised to reject Hungary, Slovakia refugee case

    EU court advised to reject Hungary, Slovakia refugee case

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:08:39 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:16 AM EDT2017-07-26 15:16:46 GMT
    An adviser to the Court of Justice of the European Union says it should dismiss lawsuits filed by Hungary and Slovakia contesting the mandatory relocation of 120,000 asylum-seekers.
    An adviser to the Court of Justice of the European Union says it should dismiss lawsuits filed by Hungary and Slovakia contesting the mandatory relocation of 120,000 asylum-seekers.
  • The Latest: Police block journalists from parts of Old City

    The Latest: Police block journalists from parts of Old City

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:37 AM EDT2017-07-26 07:37:56 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:40 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:40:57 GMT
    Senior Muslim official in Jerusalem says worshippers won't return to a contested shrine until Israel removes new railings and cameras it installed after a deadly attack there.
    Senior Muslim official in Jerusalem says worshippers won't return to a contested shrine until Israel removes new railings and cameras it installed after a deadly attack there.
  • Vatican Cardinal Pell faces Australian court on sex charges

    Vatican Cardinal Pell faces Australian court on sex charges

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-07-26 06:32:36 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:39 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:39:10 GMT
    Cardinal George Pell appears in an Australian court on charges of sexual abuse and vows through his lawyer he will fight the allegations that have threatened the pope's image as a crusader against abusive clergy.
    Cardinal George Pell appears in an Australian court on charges of sexual abuse and vows through his lawyer he will fight the allegations that have threatened the pope's image as a crusader against abusive clergy.
  • Kremlin holds off on responding to new US sanctions

    Kremlin holds off on responding to new US sanctions

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:59 AM EDT2017-07-26 07:59:07 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:39 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:39:47 GMT
    A senior Russian diplomat says a new package of U.S. sanctions against Russia harms chances for improving the ties between the two countries, pushing them into "unchartered territory.".
    A senior Russian diplomat says a new package of U.S. sanctions against Russia harms chances for improving the ties between the two countries, pushing them into "unchartered territory.".
  • Floods hit northern Germany, force some evacuations

    Floods hit northern Germany, force some evacuations

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:08:06 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:29 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:29:56 GMT
    Heavy rains led to flooding Wednesday in some parts of northern Germany, forcing some evacuations and prompting residents to pile sand bags in front of their homes to protect themselves from a swollen river.
    Heavy rains led to flooding Wednesday in some parts of northern Germany, forcing some evacuations and prompting residents to pile sand bags in front of their homes to protect themselves from a swollen river.
  • Bodies buried after being missing in Swiss Alps for 75 years

    Bodies buried after being missing in Swiss Alps for 75 years

    Saturday, July 22 2017 12:00 PM EDT2017-07-22 16:00:58 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 8:14 AM EDT2017-07-26 12:14:25 GMT
    A Swiss couple whose bodies were found on an Alpine glacier after they went missing for nearly 75 years has been buried in Switzerland.
    A Swiss couple whose bodies were found on an Alpine glacier after they went missing for nearly 75 years has been buried in Switzerland.
  • US Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf

    US Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 07:48:31 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 8:14 AM EDT2017-07-26 12:14:06 GMT
    A U.S. Navy boat fired warning shots near an Iranian vessel that American sailors said came dangerously close to them in the Persian Gulf; Iran's Revolutionary Guard blamed the American ship.
    A U.S. Navy boat fired warning shots near an Iranian vessel that American sailors said came dangerously close to them in the Persian Gulf; Iran's Revolutionary Guard blamed the American ship.
  • Germany to examine US-Russia sanctions package

    Germany to examine US-Russia sanctions package

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 8:08 AM EDT2017-07-26 12:08:10 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 8:13 AM EDT2017-07-26 12:13:02 GMT
    Germany says it will examine a new package of U.S. sanctions against Russia approved by the House of Representatives amid concerns that measures could affect European businesses.
    Germany says it will examine a new package of U.S. sanctions against Russia approved by the House of Representatives amid concerns that measures could affect European businesses.
  • President says Iran will 'respond' if US missile law passes

    President says Iran will 'respond' if US missile law passes

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-07-26 09:38:11 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:50 AM EDT2017-07-26 11:50:36 GMT
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says his country will respond if U.S. legislation imposing sanctions on people involved in Iran's ballistic missile program becomes law.
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says his country will respond if U.S. legislation imposing sanctions on people involved in Iran's ballistic missile program becomes law.
  • Strike by oil tanker owners causes fuel shortage in Pakistan

    Strike by oil tanker owners causes fuel shortage in Pakistan

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:37 AM EDT2017-07-26 08:37:57 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 6:49 AM EDT2017-07-26 10:49:57 GMT
    Strike by oil tanker operators creates shortage of petroleum products in Pakistan, causing panic among people who are lining up at gas stations to make bulk purchases of petrol and diesel.
    Strike by oil tanker operators creates shortage of petroleum products in Pakistan, causing panic among people who are lining up at gas stations to make bulk purchases of petrol and diesel.
  • Chainsaw attack suspect was armed, but didn't resist arrest

    Chainsaw attack suspect was armed, but didn't resist arrest

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:47 AM EDT2017-07-26 08:47:59 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-07-26 09:38:55 GMT
    Police say the suspect in a chainsaw attack on a health insurer's office in Switzerland that left five people wounded didn't show any kind of resistance when he was arrested, but carried a bag with weapons on him.
    Police say the suspect in a chainsaw attack on a health insurer's office in Switzerland that left five people wounded didn't show any kind of resistance when he was arrested, but carried a bag with weapons on him.
  • Charlie Gard's parents ask court to let him die at home

    Charlie Gard's parents ask court to let him die at home

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 7:56 AM EDT2017-07-25 11:56:14 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-07-26 08:49:54 GMT
    Lawyers on both sides of the case involving critically ill infant Charlie Gard will be returning to Britain's High Court.
    Lawyers on both sides of the case involving critically ill infant Charlie Gard will be returning to Britain's High Court.
  • Trump, Lebanese leader pledge solidarity against terrorism

    Trump, Lebanese leader pledge solidarity against terrorism

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:36 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:36:31 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:39 AM EDT2017-07-26 08:39:09 GMT
    President Donald Trump and Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri pledge solidarity in fighting terrorism.
    President Donald Trump and Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri pledge solidarity in fighting terrorism.
  • US Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf

    US Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:06 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:06:40 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:51 AM EDT2017-07-26 07:51:05 GMT
    An American defense official says a U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots near an Iranian naval ship during a tense encounter in the Persian Gulf.
    An American defense official says a U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots near an Iranian naval ship during a tense encounter in the Persian Gulf.
  • Uruguay: Ex-Gitmo detainee also tried to travel to Russia

    Uruguay: Ex-Gitmo detainee also tried to travel to Russia

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 4:26 PM EDT2017-07-25 20:26:28 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:50 AM EDT2017-07-26 07:50:37 GMT
    The government liaison for Guantanamo ex-detainees resettled in Uruguay says one of the men tried to travel to Russia in recent months, at least his fourth such attempt to leave the South American nation.
    The government liaison for Guantanamo ex-detainees resettled in Uruguay says one of the men tried to travel to Russia in recent months, at least his fourth such attempt to leave the South American nation.
  • China denies its jets operated dangerously in US encounter

    China denies its jets operated dangerously in US encounter

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 6:56 AM EDT2017-07-25 10:56:18 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-07-26 07:39:58 GMT
    China is denying that its fighter jet pilots acted dangerously during an encounter with a U.S. surveillance plane in international airspace in which the American pilot took evasive action to avoid a possible...
    China is denying that its fighter jet pilots acted dangerously during an encounter with a U.S. surveillance plane in international airspace in which the American pilot took evasive action to avoid a possible collision.
  • Thousands join Muslim prayer protests over Jerusalem shrine

    Thousands join Muslim prayer protests over Jerusalem shrine

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:16 AM EDT2017-07-25 05:16:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:49 AM EDT2017-07-26 06:49:55 GMT
    Israel begins dismantling metal detectors from gates of contested Jerusalem shrine that had enraged Muslim world.
    Israel begins dismantling metal detectors from gates of contested Jerusalem shrine that had enraged Muslim world.
  • EU-Turkey talks fail to ease friction over detentions

    EU-Turkey talks fail to ease friction over detentions

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 7:36 AM EDT2017-07-25 11:36:17 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:47 AM EDT2017-07-26 06:47:31 GMT
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ramped up his anti-Western rhetoric Tuesday ahead of a meeting between his foreign minister and top European Union officials, saying the era of a submissive Turkey bowing to...
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ramped up his anti-Western rhetoric Tuesday ahead of a meeting between his foreign minister and top European Union officials, saying the era of a submissive Turkey bowing to every Western demand is over.
  • Top Vatican official faces Australian court on sex charges

    Top Vatican official faces Australian court on sex charges

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 11:46 AM EDT2017-07-25 15:46:27 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 2:19 AM EDT2017-07-26 06:19:20 GMT
    The most senior Vatican official ever charged in the Catholic Church sex abuse crisis is expected to make his first court appearance in Australia on Wednesday, as he vows to clear his name in a scandal that has...
    The most senior Vatican official ever charged in the Catholic Church sex abuse crisis is expected to make his first court appearance in Australia on Wednesday, as he vows to clear his name in a scandal that has rattled Rome.
  • Uber's airport service in Madrid under attack from town hall

    Uber's airport service in Madrid under attack from town hall

    Sunday, July 23 2017 5:40 AM EDT2017-07-23 09:40:44 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 1:21 AM EDT2017-07-26 05:21:22 GMT
    The city of Madrid has asked Spain's anti-trust watchdog to investigate whether Uber's new airport transport service violates fair competition laws.
    The city of Madrid has asked Spain's anti-trust watchdog to investigate whether Uber's new airport transport service violates fair competition laws.
  • Kurdish official says US role essential in post-IS Syria

    Kurdish official says US role essential in post-IS Syria

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:16:20 GMT
    Wednesday, July 26 2017 12:30 AM EDT2017-07-26 04:30:45 GMT
    A senior Kurdish official says the U.S. role in the fight against Islamic State militants in Syria's Raqqa must not end with the liberation of the city but continue as a guarantor of its future stability.
    A senior Kurdish official says the U.S. role in the fight against Islamic State militants in Syria's Raqqa must not end with the liberation of the city but continue as a guarantor of its future stability.
  • Europe rights court: Sex still important for older women

    Europe rights court: Sex still important for older women

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-07-26 02:16:48 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:19 PM EDT2017-07-26 02:19:04 GMT
    A European human rights court has ruled that sexuality is just as important for a 50-year-old woman with two children as it is for a younger woman.
    A European human rights court has ruled that sexuality is just as important for a 50-year-old woman with two children as it is for a younger woman.
  • US and China report progress on new North Korea sanctions

    US and China report progress on new North Korea sanctions

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:46 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:46:23 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-07-26 02:12:46 GMT
    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley says the United States and China are making progress on a new U.N. resolution that would impose additional sanctions against North Korea following its test of an intercontinental...
    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley says the United States and China are making progress on a new U.N. resolution that would impose additional sanctions against North Korea following its test of an intercontinental ballistic missile.
  • Trump message chief willing to 'fire everybody' for leaking

    Trump message chief willing to 'fire everybody' for leaking

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 12:06 PM EDT2017-07-25 16:06:38 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:47 PM EDT2017-07-26 01:47:10 GMT
    President Donald Trump's new communications director says he's ready to clean house in order to prevent information leaks that have plagued the administration.
    President Donald Trump's new communications director says he's ready to clean house in order to prevent information leaks that have plagued the administration.
  • Chainsaw attack suspect arrested in Switzerland

    Chainsaw attack suspect arrested in Switzerland

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:36 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:36:42 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:11 PM EDT2017-07-26 01:11:51 GMT
    A man suspected of wounding five people with a chainsaw is still on the loose, and a massive manhunt is taking place near the Swiss-German border.
    A man suspected of wounding five people with a chainsaw is still on the loose, and a massive manhunt is taking place near the Swiss-German border.
  • Blast damages offices of Mexico Catholic Bishops Council

    Blast damages offices of Mexico Catholic Bishops Council

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 2:08 PM EDT2017-07-25 18:08:51 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:11 PM EDT2017-07-26 01:11:49 GMT
    An explosive device has damaged a door at the headquarters of Mexico's Roman Catholic Council of Bishops, but there are no injuries.
    An explosive device has damaged a door at the headquarters of Mexico's Roman Catholic Council of Bishops, but there are no injuries.
  • The Latest: Haley urges UN to get serious about Hezbollah

    The Latest: Haley urges UN to get serious about Hezbollah

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:06:42 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:59 PM EDT2017-07-26 00:59:04 GMT
    President Donald Trump and Lebanese Minister Saad Hariri are pledging to fight terrorism to the end.
    President Donald Trump and Lebanese Minister Saad Hariri are pledging to fight terrorism to the end.
  • The Latest: Abbas says ties with Israel remain suspended

    The Latest: Abbas says ties with Israel remain suspended

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:37 AM EDT2017-07-25 07:37:03 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:58 PM EDT2017-07-26 00:58:40 GMT
    The Latest: Israeli minister says removal of metal detectors from contested Jerusalem shrine corrected a mistake.
    The Latest: Israeli minister says removal of metal detectors from contested Jerusalem shrine corrected a mistake.
  • Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

    Smugglers offer crammed big rigs as 'VIP treatment' to US

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 12:16 AM EDT2017-07-25 04:16:01 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:38 PM EDT2017-07-26 00:38:53 GMT
    The gruesome discovery of a tractor-trailer full of dozens of dead and suffocating people outside a San Antonio Walmart reflects a durable business model for smugglers.
    The gruesome discovery of a tractor-trailer full of dozens of dead and suffocating people outside a San Antonio Walmart reflects a durable business model for smugglers.
  • UK to tighten rules on drones after near-misses with planes

    UK to tighten rules on drones after near-misses with planes

    Saturday, July 22 2017 5:50 AM EDT2017-07-22 09:50:04 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:38 PM EDT2017-07-26 00:38:29 GMT
    British officials have announced plans to regulate drone use in a bid to prevent accidents and threats to commercial aviation.
    British officials have announced plans to regulate drone use in a bid to prevent accidents and threats to commercial aviation.
  • Trump shows the Boy Scouts how to start a political fire

    Trump shows the Boy Scouts how to start a political fire

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:46 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:46:21 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:37 PM EDT2017-07-26 00:37:35 GMT
    President Donald Trump's rage against perceived political enemies Monday while speaking to Boy Scouts has infuriated parents and former Scouts.
    President Donald Trump's rage against perceived political enemies Monday while speaking to Boy Scouts has infuriated parents and former Scouts.
  • Swedish leader says security leak in 2015 was disaster

    Swedish leader says security leak in 2015 was disaster

    Monday, July 24 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-07-24 14:25:42 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-07-25 21:21:08 GMT
    Sweden's prime minister says a security leak in the transport agency two years ago was "a disaster," but it's unclear what damage it may have caused.
    Sweden's prime minister says a security leak in the transport agency two years ago was "a disaster," but it's unclear what damage it may have caused.
  • Girl's HIV infection seems under control without AIDS drugs

    Girl's HIV infection seems under control without AIDS drugs

    Monday, July 24 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-07-24 08:15:33 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-07-25 20:57:50 GMT
    A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for 8 1/2 years after stopping anti-HIV medicines.
    A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for 8 1/2 years after stopping anti-HIV medicines.
  • Libyan rivals agree in France to cease-fire, elections

    Libyan rivals agree in France to cease-fire, elections

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 4:06 AM EDT2017-07-25 08:06:34 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:56:34 GMT
    President Emmanuel Macron is hosting a meeting of the two main rival leaders of chaotic Libya, trying to play peacemaker in a country where the stakes are high for Europe and Africa.
    President Emmanuel Macron is hosting a meeting of the two main rival leaders of chaotic Libya, trying to play peacemaker in a country where the stakes are high for Europe and Africa.
  • Reporter Q&A: A look at Duterte's state of the nation speech

    Reporter Q&A: A look at Duterte's state of the nation speech

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 6:36 AM EDT2017-07-25 10:36:15 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:49 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:49:21 GMT
    The Associated Press' chief Manila correspondent, Jim Gomez, who has covered regional politics for more than two decades, discusses Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's second state of the nation speech.
    The Associated Press' chief Manila correspondent, Jim Gomez, who has covered regional politics for more than two decades, discusses Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's second state of the nation speech.
  • Lawmakers accuse Japan's Abe of false testimony in scandal

    Lawmakers accuse Japan's Abe of false testimony in scandal

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 2:36 AM EDT2017-07-25 06:36:05 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:11:31 GMT
    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is being questioned in Parliament after opposition lawmakers alleged he testified falsely when he denied using his influence to help a friend.
    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is being questioned in Parliament after opposition lawmakers alleged he testified falsely when he denied using his influence to help a friend.
  • The Latest: Chainsaw attack suspect arrested in Switzerland

    The Latest: Chainsaw attack suspect arrested in Switzerland

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:06:31 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-07-25 19:11:26 GMT
    Police say the suspect in Monday's chainsaw attack at a health insurance company's office in the Swiss city of Schaffhausen has been arrested.
    Police say the suspect in Monday's chainsaw attack at a health insurance company's office in the Swiss city of Schaffhausen has been arrested.
  • The Latest: France's Macron hails 'courage' of Libyan rivals

    The Latest: France's Macron hails 'courage' of Libyan rivals

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:16:27 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-07-25 18:18:13 GMT
    President Emmanuel Macron is hosting a meeting of the two main rival leaders of chaotic Libya, trying to play peacemaker in a country where the stakes are high for Europe and Africa.
    President Emmanuel Macron is hosting a meeting of the two main rival leaders of chaotic Libya, trying to play peacemaker in a country where the stakes are high for Europe and Africa.
  • Iowa firm tied to truck deaths has history of legal problems

    Iowa firm tied to truck deaths has history of legal problems

    Monday, July 24 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-07-24 21:28:17 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 2:14 PM EDT2017-07-25 18:14:15 GMT
    The small Iowa trucking company linked to the deadly case of immigrant smuggling in Texas has a history of safety and tax violations and financial problems.
    The small Iowa trucking company linked to the deadly case of immigrant smuggling in Texas has a history of safety and tax violations and financial problems.
  • Putin spokesman: No Kremlin order for Kushner-Gorkov talks

    Putin spokesman: No Kremlin order for Kushner-Gorkov talks

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 7:06 AM EDT2017-07-25 11:06:18 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 2:12 PM EDT2017-07-25 18:12:45 GMT
    A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says a meeting between Donald Trump's son-in-law and the chairman of a Russian bank did not occur on Kremlin orders.
    A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says a meeting between Donald Trump's son-in-law and the chairman of a Russian bank did not occur on Kremlin orders.
  • Afghan official says roadside mine kills district governor

    Afghan official says roadside mine kills district governor

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:36 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:36:22 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:36 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:36:44 GMT
    Afghan official says a roadside mine killed the governor of Shebako District in western Farah province along with his son and five bodyguards.
    Afghan official says a roadside mine killed the governor of Shebako District in western Farah province along with his son and five bodyguards.
  • Anti-Qatar bloc adds names, entities to 'terrorism' list

    Anti-Qatar bloc adds names, entities to 'terrorism' list

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:26 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:26:30 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:27 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:27:48 GMT
    The four Arab countries isolating Qatar over its alleged support for extremists has added 18 more people and organizations to a designated terrorist list.
    The four Arab countries isolating Qatar over its alleged support for extremists has added 18 more people and organizations to a designated terrorist list.
  • The Latest: Hearing on Charlie Gard case to resume Wednesday

    The Latest: Hearing on Charlie Gard case to resume Wednesday

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 9:46 AM EDT2017-07-25 13:46:17 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:20 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:20:13 GMT
    A lawyer for the parents of baby Charlie Gard has told a judge their last wish is to take their critically ill son home to die.
    A lawyer for the parents of baby Charlie Gard has told a judge their last wish is to take their critically ill son home to die.
  • Greek bond issue marks milestone in recovery from bailout

    Greek bond issue marks milestone in recovery from bailout

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:56 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:56:19 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 1:10 PM EDT2017-07-25 17:10:32 GMT
    The Greek government says it has raised 3 billion euros ($3.5 billion) with the country's first bond issue in more than three years, which was more than two times oversubscribed.
    The Greek government says it has raised 3 billion euros ($3.5 billion) with the country's first bond issue in more than three years, which was more than two times oversubscribed.
  • Polish president emerges as independent in judiciary row

    Polish president emerges as independent in judiciary row

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 12:06 PM EDT2017-07-25 16:06:29 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 12:12 PM EDT2017-07-25 16:12:38 GMT
    For nearly two years Poland's President Andrzej Duda has been widely derided as a marginal figure, a man chosen by the powerful ruling party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski for his loyalty whose role was to rubber-stamp...
    For nearly two years Poland's President Andrzej Duda has been widely derided as a marginal figure, a man chosen by the powerful ruling party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski for his loyalty whose role was to rubber-stamp the party's populist nationalist program.
  • Polish president signs 1 of 3 contested laws on judiciary

    Polish president signs 1 of 3 contested laws on judiciary

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 3:26 AM EDT2017-07-25 07:26:16 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 11:30 AM EDT2017-07-25 15:30:26 GMT
    The office of Poland's president says he has signed into law one of three contested bills that organizes the judiciary in a way that critics say limits judiciary independence.
    The office of Poland's president says he has signed into law one of three contested bills that organizes the judiciary in a way that critics say limits judiciary independence.
  • Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die

    Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die

    Monday, July 24 2017 4:45 AM EDT2017-07-24 08:45:33 GMT
    Tuesday, July 25 2017 11:28 AM EDT2017-07-25 15:28:35 GMT
    The parents of a critically ill infant are returning to court for the latest stage in their effort to seek permission to take the child to the United States for medical treatment.
    The parents of a critically ill infant are returning to court for the latest stage in their effort to seek permission to take the child to the United States for medical treatment.
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