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  • Bahrain sentences prominent activist to 5 years in prison

    Bahrain sentences prominent activist to 5 years in prison

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:06 AM EST2018-02-21 08:06:20 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:25 AM EST2018-02-21 09:25:33 GMT
    A court in Bahrain has sentenced a prominent activist to five years in prison over tweets alleging torture at a prison in his country and criticizing Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen.
    A court in Bahrain has sentenced a prominent activist to five years in prison over tweets alleging torture at a prison in his country and criticizing Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen.
  • Palestinian leader calls for peace conference by mid-2018

    Palestinian leader calls for peace conference by mid-2018

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:42 PM EST2018-02-20 21:42:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:25 AM EST2018-02-21 09:25:29 GMT
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is calling for an international peace conference by mid-2018 with key goals of full UN membership for the state of Palestine and a timeframe for resolving all issues with Israel...
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is calling for an international peace conference by mid-2018 with key goals of full UN membership for the state of Palestine and a timeframe for resolving all issues with Israel for a two-state solution.
  • AP Explains: Syria's starved, rebellious suburb under attack

    AP Explains: Syria's starved, rebellious suburb under attack

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:33 PM EST2018-02-20 19:33:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:25 AM EST2018-02-21 09:25:27 GMT
    AP Explains: Syria's starved rebellious suburbs east of the Syrian capital, Damascus, are under attack.
    AP Explains: Syria's starved rebellious suburbs east of the Syrian capital, Damascus, are under attack.
  • Maduro: Digital currency puts Venezuela on tech vanguard

    Maduro: Digital currency puts Venezuela on tech vanguard

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:42 AM EST2018-02-20 12:42:08 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:25 AM EST2018-02-21 09:25:16 GMT
    Officials in Venezuela say going to the open market with the oil-rich country's own version of the bitcoin.
    Officials in Venezuela say going to the open market with the oil-rich country's own version of the bitcoin.
  • Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal

    Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:03 AM EST2018-02-21 09:03:22 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:25 AM EST2018-02-21 09:25:15 GMT
    'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal.
    'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal.
  • Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that family's profiting from presidency

    Trump Jr: 'Nonsense' that family's profiting from presidency

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:25 AM EST2018-02-21 07:25:45 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:25 AM EST2018-02-21 09:25:12 GMT
    Donald Trump Jr. says any talk that his family is profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he kicked off a highly publicized visit to India to promote real estate deals that bear his family's name.
    Donald Trump Jr. says any talk that his family is profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense" as he kicked off a highly publicized visit to India to promote real estate deals that bear his family's name.
  • State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

    State Department says NKorea passed up meeting with Pence

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:46 AM EST2018-02-21 06:46:52 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:25 AM EST2018-02-21 09:25:09 GMT
    State Department says North Korean officials passed up an opportunity to meet face to face with Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to South Korea for the Olympic Games.
    State Department says North Korean officials passed up an opportunity to meet face to face with Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to South Korea for the Olympic Games.
  • Israeli media: Netanyahu confidant to testify against him

    Israeli media: Netanyahu confidant to testify against him

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:03 AM EST2018-02-21 08:03:18 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:23 AM EST2018-02-21 09:23:31 GMT
    Israeli media are reporting that one of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's closest confidants has turned state witness and will incriminate Netanyahu in corruption allegations.
    Israeli media are reporting that one of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's closest confidants has turned state witness and will incriminate Netanyahu in corruption allegations.
  • Australian leader off to US for talks with Trump, governors

    Australian leader off to US for talks with Trump, governors

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:52 PM EST2018-02-21 00:52:11 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:16 AM EST2018-02-21 09:16:50 GMT
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heads for the United States accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.
    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heads for the United States accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.
  • Lebanon gets tough on the press ahead of elections

    Lebanon gets tough on the press ahead of elections

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:12 AM EST2018-02-21 06:12:54 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:16 AM EST2018-02-21 09:16:37 GMT
    A string of criminal suits against Lebanese journalists and researchers has jolted this small country that is accustomed to styling itself as the main forum for ideas in the Middle East.
    A string of criminal suits against Lebanese journalists and researchers has jolted this small country that is accustomed to styling itself as the main forum for ideas in the Middle East.
  • Government bombing of Damascus suburbs kills more than 100

    Government bombing of Damascus suburbs kills more than 100

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:32 AM EST2018-02-20 08:32:49 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:16 AM EST2018-02-21 09:16:12 GMT
    Syrian activists, paramedics say 98 people were killed in government shelling of rebel-held Damascus suburbs on Monday.
    Syrian activists, paramedics say 98 people were killed in government shelling of rebel-held Damascus suburbs on Monday.
  • Japan sees transfer at sea that may violate NKorea sanctions

    Japan sees transfer at sea that may violate NKorea sanctions

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:02 PM EST2018-02-21 03:02:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:15 AM EST2018-02-21 09:15:58 GMT
    Japan says its military witnessed a ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that it "strongly suspects" violates U.N. sanctions on North Korea.
    Japan says its military witnessed a ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that it "strongly suspects" violates U.N. sanctions on North Korea.
  • Australia boosts Indian Ocean travel safety after MH370

    Australia boosts Indian Ocean travel safety after MH370

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:03 AM EST2018-02-21 09:03:25 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:15 AM EST2018-02-21 09:15:49 GMT
    Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished in the vast expanse four years ago through search and rescue training...
    Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished in the vast expanse four years ago through search and rescue training with island nations.
  • Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal

    Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:13 AM EST2018-02-21 09:13:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:15 AM EST2018-02-21 09:15:47 GMT
    'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal.
    'They force you to deport yourself:' Migrant deported by Israel back to Africa recounts ordeal.
  • Latvian ECB official won't resign, rejects bribes report

    Latvian ECB official won't resign, rejects bribes report

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:22 AM EST2018-02-20 11:22:02 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:13 AM EST2018-02-21 09:13:48 GMT
    The head of Latvia's central bank says he will not resign following an investigating into suspected bribery and an Associated Press report on allegations that he sought bribes from a local bank.
    The head of Latvia's central bank says he will not resign following an investigating into suspected bribery and an Associated Press report on allegations that he sought bribes from a local bank.
  • Indonesia mobilizes to combat health-damaging forest fires

    Indonesia mobilizes to combat health-damaging forest fires

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:13 AM EST2018-02-21 05:13:48 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:25 AM EST2018-02-21 08:25:19 GMT
    Four Indonesian provinces have declared emergencies in anticipation of worsening forest fires that each year spread health-threatening haze across the region.
    Four Indonesian provinces have declared emergencies in anticipation of worsening forest fires that each year spread health-threatening haze across the region.
  • Ukraine's president signs bill on Russia-backed regions

    Ukraine's president signs bill on Russia-backed regions

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:12 PM EST2018-02-20 17:12:39 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-02-21 08:07:26 GMT
    Ukraine's president has signed a bill aimed at reintegrating the territories in the country's east that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists.
    Ukraine's president has signed a bill aimed at reintegrating the territories in the country's east that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists.
  • Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says

    Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than indictment says

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-20 18:03:23 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-02-21 08:07:09 GMT
    Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be.
    Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be.
  • Luxury property ad blitz heralds Trump son's visit to India

    Luxury property ad blitz heralds Trump son's visit to India

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:21 AM EST2018-02-20 05:21:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:37 AM EST2018-02-21 07:37:02 GMT
    The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on Indians who have bought units in Trump-branded developments.
    The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on Indians who have bought units in Trump-branded developments.
  • Italy warns of election threat as rival parties court Russia

    Italy warns of election threat as rival parties court Russia

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:32 PM EST2018-02-20 19:32:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:54 AM EST2018-02-21 05:54:22 GMT
    Italian government officials are warning of possible foreign interference in March 4 elections, sounding the alarm following the U.S. indictment of Russian trolls and evidence of Russian-sourced fake news on...
    Italian government officials are warning of possible foreign interference in March 4 elections, sounding the alarm following the U.S. indictment of Russian trolls and evidence of Russian-sourced fake news on popular Italian platforms.
  • Iran TV airs images of site of airplane crash that killed 65

    Iran TV airs images of site of airplane crash that killed 65

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:14 AM EST2018-02-20 10:14:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:53 AM EST2018-02-21 05:53:38 GMT
    Iranian state TV airs first images of site of airplane crash in southern Iran that killed 65 people.
    Iranian state TV airs first images of site of airplane crash in southern Iran that killed 65 people.
  • Netanyahu confidant identified as scandals mount

    Netanyahu confidant identified as scandals mount

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:02 AM EST2018-02-20 07:02:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:53 AM EST2018-02-21 05:53:30 GMT
    Israeli police name two Netanyahu associated arrested for their suspected role in a wide-ranging corruption probe.
    Israeli police name two Netanyahu associated arrested for their suspected role in a wide-ranging corruption probe.
  • South Africa's new leader winning fans with morning exercise

    South Africa's new leader winning fans with morning exercise

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-02-20 09:01:59 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:52 AM EST2018-02-21 05:52:55 GMT
    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is winning some fans with his habit of early morning jogs and walks in which he interacts with the public.
    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is winning some fans with his habit of early morning jogs and walks in which he interacts with the public.
  • Stylish Queen Elizabeth II makes first Fashion Week visit

    Stylish Queen Elizabeth II makes first Fashion Week visit

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:22 PM EST2018-02-20 17:22:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:23 AM EST2018-02-21 05:23:15 GMT
    Queen Elizabeth II has made her first visit to London Fashion Week to present an award design recognizing British excellence.
    Queen Elizabeth II has made her first visit to London Fashion Week to present an award design recognizing British excellence.
  • Volcanic blast reshaped summit of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung

    Volcanic blast reshaped summit of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:12 AM EST2018-02-20 07:12:13 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:54 PM EST2018-02-21 01:54:23 GMT
    Volcanologists say the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung that shot ash 5 kilometers (3 miles) high also "completely annihilated" the mountain's summit.
    Volcanologists say the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung that shot ash 5 kilometers (3 miles) high also "completely annihilated" the mountain's summit.
  • Pacific cruise liner brawl sends guests fleeing to cabins

    Pacific cruise liner brawl sends guests fleeing to cabins

    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:10 AM EST2018-02-18 05:10:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:12 PM EST2018-02-21 00:12:34 GMT
    A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom locked themselves in cabins to escape days of violence.
    A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom locked themselves in cabins to escape days of violence.
  • German police rescue men tangled up with mannequin, toy car

    German police rescue men tangled up with mannequin, toy car

    Saturday, February 17 2018 9:31 AM EST2018-02-17 14:31:31 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:12 PM EST2018-02-21 00:12:31 GMT
    Police in western Germany have freed two men who became entangled with a mannequin and a large, remote controlled car.
    Police in western Germany have freed two men who became entangled with a mannequin and a large, remote controlled car.
  • Hundreds of KFC outlets in UK closed amid chicken shortage

    Hundreds of KFC outlets in UK closed amid chicken shortage

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:11 AM EST2018-02-20 16:11:56 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:12 PM EST2018-02-21 00:12:23 GMT
    Chicken is still as scarce as hen's teeth at KFC's British outlets.
    Chicken is still as scarce as hen's teeth at KFC's British outlets.
  • The Latest: Envoy says US extends hand to Palestinians

    The Latest: Envoy says US extends hand to Palestinians

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-20 18:03:33 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:25 PM EST2018-02-20 22:25:19 GMT
    Israel's U.N. ambassador is accusing Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas of refusing direct peace negotiations with Israel and is calling him "the problem" _ not the solution.
    Israel's U.N. ambassador is accusing Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas of refusing direct peace negotiations with Israel and is calling him "the problem" _ not the solution.
  • The Latest: Group says Syria death toll tops 100 for the day

    The Latest: Group says Syria death toll tops 100 for the day

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:12 AM EST2018-02-20 10:12:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:25 PM EST2018-02-20 22:25:09 GMT
    The Latest: UNICEF's 'blank' statement decries killings of scores, including children, in rebel-held Damascus suburb.
    The Latest: UNICEF's 'blank' statement decries killings of scores, including children, in rebel-held Damascus suburb.
  • Uber pulls out of Morocco amid tensions

    Uber pulls out of Morocco amid tensions

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:24 AM EST2018-02-20 14:24:01 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:05 PM EST2018-02-20 20:05:16 GMT
    Uber is pulling out of Morocco _ a decision the San Francisco-headquartered company say is linked to the North African country's failure to reform its strict transport rules.
    Uber is pulling out of Morocco _ a decision the San Francisco-headquartered company say is linked to the North African country's failure to reform its strict transport rules.
  • Japanese man given custody of 13 surrogate kids

    Japanese man given custody of 13 surrogate kids

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:11 AM EST2018-02-20 11:11:46 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:25 PM EST2018-02-20 19:25:19 GMT
    A Thai court has granted legal custody of 13 babies carried by surrogate mothers to a Japanese millionaire who is their biological father.
    A Thai court has granted legal custody of 13 babies carried by surrogate mothers to a Japanese millionaire who is their biological father.
  • 17 Turks reach Greek island, to apply for asylum in Greece

    17 Turks reach Greek island, to apply for asylum in Greece

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:54 PM EST2018-02-20 18:54:24 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:25 PM EST2018-02-20 19:25:00 GMT
    A group of 17 Turks who reached a Greek island by dinghy from Turkey are seeking political asylum in Greece, authorities in Athens said Tuesday.
    A group of 17 Turks who reached a Greek island by dinghy from Turkey are seeking political asylum in Greece, authorities in Athens said Tuesday.
  • Zimbabwean opposition leader Tsvangirai buried in rural home

    Zimbabwean opposition leader Tsvangirai buried in rural home

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-20 15:11:54 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:53 PM EST2018-02-20 18:53:25 GMT
    Thousands of people in Zimbabwe gather for the burial of opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, whose death from cancer exacerbated divisions within his movement.
    Thousands of people in Zimbabwe gather for the burial of opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, whose death from cancer exacerbated divisions within his movement.
  • UK Labour chief says Communist spy claims 'ridiculous smear'

    UK Labour chief says Communist spy claims 'ridiculous smear'

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:42 PM EST2018-02-20 18:42:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-02-20 18:45:40 GMT
    The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party says a claim that he gave information to a Czechoslovak spy during the Cold War is "a ridiculous smear.".
    The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party says a claim that he gave information to a Czechoslovak spy during the Cold War is "a ridiculous smear.".
  • Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency

    Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-20 18:03:09 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:15 PM EST2018-02-20 18:15:46 GMT
    Maldives' parliament has approved a 30-day extension of a state of emergency declared by the president to strengthen his power ignoring a plea from regional power India.
    Maldives' parliament has approved a 30-day extension of a state of emergency declared by the president to strengthen his power ignoring a plea from regional power India.
  • Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run

    Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:22 AM EST2018-02-20 06:22:33 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:14 PM EST2018-02-20 18:14:47 GMT
    The Korean women's hockey team has ended its historic Olympic run with a five straight loss, with thousands of fans shouting "We are one" and waving a "unification flag.".
    The Korean women's hockey team has ended its historic Olympic run with a five straight loss, with thousands of fans shouting "We are one" and waving a "unification flag.".
  • Oxfam apologizes over handling of Haiti abuse scandal

    Oxfam apologizes over handling of Haiti abuse scandal

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-02-20 10:11:54 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:35 PM EST2018-02-20 17:35:53 GMT
    British lawmakers are set to question officials of two anti-poverty charities Tuesday amid concern sex predators are targeting aid organizations because of the chaotic environments in which they work.
    British lawmakers are set to question officials of two anti-poverty charities Tuesday amid concern sex predators are targeting aid organizations because of the chaotic environments in which they work.
  • Picasso, Monet works up for auction in Rockefeller art trove

    Picasso, Monet works up for auction in Rockefeller art trove

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:01 AM EST2018-02-20 14:01:50 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:15 PM EST2018-02-20 17:15:47 GMT
    An art collection amassed by billionaire David Rockefeller could raise more than $500 million for charity when it is auctioned this spring.
    An art collection amassed by billionaire David Rockefeller could raise more than $500 million for charity when it is auctioned this spring.
  • Parts of Warsaw Ghetto wall to become historic monuments

    Parts of Warsaw Ghetto wall to become historic monuments

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:21 AM EST2018-02-20 15:21:51 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-02-20 17:04:18 GMT
    A regional official in Poland wants two fragments of the wall that isolated the Warsaw Ghetto put on a list of historical monuments.
    A regional official in Poland wants two fragments of the wall that isolated the Warsaw Ghetto put on a list of historical monuments.
  • Kosovo to vote on revised demarcation deal with Montenegro

    Kosovo to vote on revised demarcation deal with Montenegro

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:51 AM EST2018-02-20 16:51:55 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:55 AM EST2018-02-20 16:55:15 GMT
    Kosovo's Cabinet has asked parliament to vote later this week on a revised version of a border demarcation deal with Montenegro.
    Kosovo's Cabinet has asked parliament to vote later this week on a revised version of a border demarcation deal with Montenegro.
  • The Latest: Greece jails Palestinian over migrant smuggling

    The Latest: Greece jails Palestinian over migrant smuggling

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:22 AM EST2018-02-20 15:22:06 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:34 AM EST2018-02-20 16:34:58 GMT
    A Greek court in the northern city of Thessaloniki has convicted a Palestinian man of running a major migrant-smuggling ring and sentenced him to 13 years in prison.
    A Greek court in the northern city of Thessaloniki has convicted a Palestinian man of running a major migrant-smuggling ring and sentenced him to 13 years in prison.
  • Feathers fly as chicken shortage shuts KFCs across Britain

    Feathers fly as chicken shortage shuts KFCs across Britain

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:51 AM EST2018-02-19 15:51:19 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:54 AM EST2018-02-20 15:54:58 GMT
    Fast-food chain KFC has been forced to close most of its 900 outlets in Britain and Ireland because of a shortage of chicken The company is blaming "teething problems" with its new delivery partner, DHL.
    Fast-food chain KFC has been forced to close most of its 900 outlets in Britain and Ireland because of a shortage of chicken The company is blaming "teething problems" with its new delivery partner, DHL.
  • Borneo's orangutan population plunged by 100,000 since 1999

    Borneo's orangutan population plunged by 100,000 since 1999

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:49 PM EST2018-02-15 17:49:39 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-20 15:11:35 GMT
    The most comprehensive study of Borneo's orangutans estimates their numbers have plummeted by more than 100,000 since 1999, as the palm oil and paper industries shrink their habitat and fatal conflicts with people...
    The most comprehensive study of Borneo's orangutans estimates their numbers have plummeted by more than 100,000 since 1999, as the palm oil and paper industries shrink their habitat and fatal conflicts with people grow.
  • Egyptian officials say resumption of Russian flights delayed

    Egyptian officials say resumption of Russian flights delayed

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-02-20 13:01:48 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-20 14:43:15 GMT
    Cairo airport officials say planned resumption of Russian flights to Egypt delayed till April.
    Cairo airport officials say planned resumption of Russian flights to Egypt delayed till April.
  • Czechs to open satellite center to serve intelligence, NATO

    Czechs to open satellite center to serve intelligence, NATO

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:35 AM EST2018-02-20 14:35:23 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-20 14:43:12 GMT
    The Czech Republic's army says it is planning to open a new satellite center to serve the country's military intelligence and NATO.
    The Czech Republic's army says it is planning to open a new satellite center to serve the country's military intelligence and NATO.
  • South African president announces "lifestyle audits"

    South African president announces "lifestyle audits"

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:35 AM EST2018-02-20 14:35:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-20 14:43:11 GMT
    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says public representatives will undergo "lifestyle audits" as part of his campaign to clean up the government.
    South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says public representatives will undergo "lifestyle audits" as part of his campaign to clean up the government.
  • EU border chief warns migrant pressures will stay high

    EU border chief warns migrant pressures will stay high

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-02-20 13:01:55 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:32 AM EST2018-02-20 14:32:31 GMT
    The head of the European Union's border agency says the number of migrants trying to reach Europe through the Mediterranean will remain high this year, with more expected to arrive through Spain.
    The head of the European Union's border agency says the number of migrants trying to reach Europe through the Mediterranean will remain high this year, with more expected to arrive through Spain.
  • EU advocate says Poland broke law by logging in forest

    EU advocate says Poland broke law by logging in forest

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:14 AM EST2018-02-20 10:14:17 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:54 AM EST2018-02-20 12:54:07 GMT
    European Union's top advocate says that Poland has infringed EU environmental law with its massive logging of trees in one of Europe's last pristine Bialowieza Forest.
    European Union's top advocate says that Poland has infringed EU environmental law with its massive logging of trees in one of Europe's last pristine Bialowieza Forest.
  • Road warrior David Davis says UK won't have 'Mad Max' Brexit

    Road warrior David Davis says UK won't have 'Mad Max' Brexit

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-02-20 10:51:49 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:44 AM EST2018-02-20 12:44:02 GMT
    Britain's top Brexit official says his country wants to lead a "race to the top" in global standards, in a speech aimed at allaying European fears of a deregulated, laissez-faire U.K. economy.
    Britain's top Brexit official says his country wants to lead a "race to the top" in global standards, in a speech aimed at allaying European fears of a deregulated, laissez-faire U.K. economy.
  • Seeking Swiss safety, Catalan activist snubs Spanish probe

    Seeking Swiss safety, Catalan activist snubs Spanish probe

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-02-20 10:11:52 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:43 AM EST2018-02-20 12:43:59 GMT
    A leading Catalan politician is vowing to carry on advocating for Catalan independence from her current base in Switzerland where she is evading a Spanish judicial probe for her role in last year's illegal...
    A leading Catalan politician is vowing to carry on advocating for Catalan independence from her current base in Switzerland where she is evading a Spanish judicial probe for her role in last year's illegal secession attempt.
  • German man fined $258,000 for cheating at self-service till

    German man fined $258,000 for cheating at self-service till

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:11 AM EST2018-02-20 08:11:47 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:04 AM EST2018-02-20 11:04:01 GMT
    A German man has been fined 208,000 euros ($258,000) for cheating at a supermarket self-service till.
    A German man has been fined 208,000 euros ($258,000) for cheating at a supermarket self-service till.
  • 17 killed in garbage dump collapse in Mozambique

    17 killed in garbage dump collapse in Mozambique

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:04 AM EST2018-02-19 13:04:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:15 AM EST2018-02-20 10:15:33 GMT
    Mozambican media say at least 17 people died when heavy rains triggered the partial collapse of a huge mound of garbage in Mozambique's capital.
    Mozambican media say at least 17 people died when heavy rains triggered the partial collapse of a huge mound of garbage in Mozambique's capital.
  • Prosecutors: German angered by immigration attacked refugees

    Prosecutors: German angered by immigration attacked refugees

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:51 AM EST2018-02-20 09:51:53 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:15 AM EST2018-02-20 10:15:07 GMT
    Prosecutors in southwest Germany say a man who attacked and wounded three migrants with a knife apparently acted because he was angry about the government's refugee policy.
    Prosecutors in southwest Germany say a man who attacked and wounded three migrants with a knife apparently acted because he was angry about the government's refugee policy.
  • Latvia starts criminal probe of its central bank chief

    Latvia starts criminal probe of its central bank chief

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:41 AM EST2018-02-19 10:41:04 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:12 AM EST2018-02-20 10:12:47 GMT
    ECB orders Latvia's crisis-struck ABLV Bank to halt all payments, Bank of Latvia issues EUR97.5 million emergency loan.
    ECB orders Latvia's crisis-struck ABLV Bank to halt all payments, Bank of Latvia issues EUR97.5 million emergency loan.
  • Oxfam says staff intimidated witnesses in Haiti sex scandal

    Oxfam says staff intimidated witnesses in Haiti sex scandal

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-02-19 10:11:03 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:22 AM EST2018-02-20 08:22:46 GMT
    Oxfam's report on sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti shows that three staff members intimidated and physically threatened witnesses as the charity investigated the original claims.
    Oxfam's report on sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti shows that three staff members intimidated and physically threatened witnesses as the charity investigated the original claims.
  • London Fashion: Erdem shows fancy florals; Kane goes for sex

    London Fashion: Erdem shows fancy florals; Kane goes for sex

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:33 AM EST2018-02-19 14:33:05 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:12 AM EST2018-02-20 08:12:00 GMT
    Highlights from Monday's events at London Fashion Week include Erdem at the National Portrait Gallery.
    Highlights from Monday's events at London Fashion Week include Erdem at the National Portrait Gallery.
  • Former AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104

    Former AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-02-19 14:41:40 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:54 AM EST2018-02-20 07:54:06 GMT
    Max Desfor, former AP photographer who won Pulitzer for Korean War photos, dies at 104.
    Max Desfor, former AP photographer who won Pulitzer for Korean War photos, dies at 104.
  • Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment

    Ex-workers at Russian 'troll factory' trust US indictment

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:31 AM EST2018-02-19 11:31:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:13 AM EST2018-02-20 07:13:23 GMT
    The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 presidential election as lacking evidence.
    The Kremlin has dismissed a U.S. indictment that charged 13 Russians with interfering in the 2016 presidential election as lacking evidence.
  • IS ambushes Iraqi Shiite-led force, killing 27 fighters

    IS ambushes Iraqi Shiite-led force, killing 27 fighters

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:11 AM EST2018-02-19 11:11:05 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:44 AM EST2018-02-20 06:44:54 GMT
    Islamic State militants ambush Iraq's Shiite-led paramilitary force, killing at least 27 fighters.
    Islamic State militants ambush Iraq's Shiite-led paramilitary force, killing at least 27 fighters.
  • Israeli settler leader says settlements grew rapidly in 2017

    Israeli settler leader says settlements grew rapidly in 2017

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:31 PM EST2018-02-19 18:31:19 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:44 AM EST2018-02-20 06:44:53 GMT
    An Israeli settler leader says the number of settlers in the West Bank grew at nearly twice the rate of Israel's overall population last year.
    An Israeli settler leader says the number of settlers in the West Bank grew at nearly twice the rate of Israel's overall population last year.
  • Turkey warns as Syrian government poised to enter Afrin

    Turkey warns as Syrian government poised to enter Afrin

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:21 AM EST2018-02-19 09:21:02 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:44 AM EST2018-02-20 06:44:49 GMT
    Syrian state TV says pro-government forces will start entering Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin 'within hours'.
    Syrian state TV says pro-government forces will start entering Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin 'within hours'.
  • South Africa steps up action against Zuma-linked family

    South Africa steps up action against Zuma-linked family

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:43 AM EST2018-02-19 12:43:16 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:35 AM EST2018-02-20 06:35:23 GMT
    South African authorities escalate anti-corruption drive against a business family linked to former president Jacob Zuma, saying they could seek Interpol's help to track suspects.
    South African authorities escalate anti-corruption drive against a business family linked to former president Jacob Zuma, saying they could seek Interpol's help to track suspects.
  • Spanish finance minister backed for leading ECB job

    Spanish finance minister backed for leading ECB job

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-02-19 14:41:29 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:42 PM EST2018-02-20 04:42:06 GMT
    Ireland is withdrawing its candidate for European Central Bank vice president, making it almost certain that Spain's finance minister will get the job.
    Ireland is withdrawing its candidate for European Central Bank vice president, making it almost certain that Spain's finance minister will get the job.
  • Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

    Indonesia's Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-02-19 06:11:39 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:03 PM EST2018-02-20 01:03:16 GMT
    Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes.
    Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes.
  • 'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

    'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:21 AM EST2018-02-19 11:21:57 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:33 PM EST2018-02-20 00:33:15 GMT
    Ferocious female-led tragicomedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards, at a ceremony dominated by women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and...
    Ferocious female-led tragicomedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards, at a ceremony dominated by women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality.
  • The Latest: Latvian central bank chief is released on bail

    The Latest: Latvian central bank chief is released on bail

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:21 PM EST2018-02-19 18:21:18 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:21 PM EST2018-02-20 00:21:48 GMT
    Latvian state TV say that the country's central bank chief has been released from detention on bail pending an investigation into suspected bribery.
    Latvian state TV say that the country's central bank chief has been released from detention on bail pending an investigation into suspected bribery.
  • The Latest: Turkey denies reports that Syria will aid Kurds

    The Latest: Turkey denies reports that Syria will aid Kurds

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:31 AM EST2018-02-19 11:31:26 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:34 PM EST2018-02-19 23:34:12 GMT
    The Latest: Turkey threatens to battle Syrian government troops if they enter Syrian enclave to protect Kurdish fighters.
    The Latest: Turkey threatens to battle Syrian government troops if they enter Syrian enclave to protect Kurdish fighters.
  • West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands flee homes

    West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands flee homes

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:03 AM EST2018-02-18 15:03:50 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:34 PM EST2018-02-19 23:34:05 GMT
    West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands in once-quiet part of Burkina Faso flee.
    West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands in once-quiet part of Burkina Faso flee.
  • Court video shows kidnapped model revisiting scenes of crime

    Court video shows kidnapped model revisiting scenes of crime

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-02-19 14:41:46 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-02-19 18:27:35 GMT
    Video footage of a British model leading Italian police to locations connected to her alleged kidnapping has been played at the trial of her accused abductor.
    Video footage of a British model leading Italian police to locations connected to her alleged kidnapping has been played at the trial of her accused abductor.
  • Report details harm to Cuba diplomats but offers no cause

    Report details harm to Cuba diplomats but offers no cause

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:58 PM EST2018-02-15 01:58:24 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:25 PM EST2018-02-19 18:25:49 GMT
    Doctors are releasing the first detailed medical reports about concussion-like symptoms suffered in what the State Department has called health attacks on U.S. diplomats in Cuba.
    Doctors are releasing the first detailed medical reports about concussion-like symptoms suffered in what the State Department has called health attacks on U.S. diplomats in Cuba.
  • The Latest: 'Three Billboards' named best picture in Britain

    The Latest: 'Three Billboards' named best picture in Britain

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-02-18 18:11:06 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:13 PM EST2018-02-19 18:13:26 GMT
    Stars are starting to arrive for the British Academy Film Awards at London's Royal Albert Hall, where many women are walking the red carpet wearing black.
    Stars are starting to arrive for the British Academy Film Awards at London's Royal Albert Hall, where many women are walking the red carpet wearing black.
  • Case against activists threatens Kuwait's political openness

    Case against activists threatens Kuwait's political openness

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:01 AM EST2018-02-19 13:01:31 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:05 PM EST2018-02-19 18:05:57 GMT
    Case against dozens over 2011 parliament storming renews threat to Kuwait's unique political openness, a Gulf rarity.
    Case against dozens over 2011 parliament storming renews threat to Kuwait's unique political openness, a Gulf rarity.
  • What will Meghan wear? Royal wedding dress a top UK secret

    What will Meghan wear? Royal wedding dress a top UK secret

    Sunday, February 18 2018 7:00 AM EST2018-02-18 12:00:32 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 12:01 PM EST2018-02-19 17:01:20 GMT
    With three months to go before Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's May 19 wedding, the fashion and bridal worlds are abuzz with talk of who the bride will pick to design her dress and what kind of look she would go for.
    With three months to go before Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's May 19 wedding, the fashion and bridal worlds are abuzz with talk of who the bride will pick to design her dress and what kind of look she would go for.
  • Iranian rescuers find wreckage from plane crash

    Iranian rescuers find wreckage from plane crash

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:41 AM EST2018-02-19 06:41:10 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:55 AM EST2018-02-19 16:55:06 GMT
    Iran's Press TV: Search teams reach site of plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board.
    Iran's Press TV: Search teams reach site of plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board.
  • Turkey renames US Embassy street after Syria offensive

    Turkey renames US Embassy street after Syria offensive

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:11 AM EST2018-02-19 14:11:33 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:35 AM EST2018-02-19 16:35:59 GMT
    Turkish authorities have renamed a street where the U.S. Embassy sits on after Turkey's military offensive in Syria that had led to tensions between the allies.
    Turkish authorities have renamed a street where the U.S. Embassy sits on after Turkey's military offensive in Syria that had led to tensions between the allies.
  • British judge sentences prolific pedophile to 32 years

    British judge sentences prolific pedophile to 32 years

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:11 AM EST2018-02-19 14:11:28 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-02-19 16:23:09 GMT
    A judge in Britain has sentenced a prolific pedophile to 38 years in prison in what is being described as a watershed moment for authorities coming to grips with technology's ability to spread depravity.
    A judge in Britain has sentenced a prolific pedophile to 38 years in prison in what is being described as a watershed moment for authorities coming to grips with technology's ability to spread depravity.
  • Germany's Merkel brings possible successor to Berlin

    Germany's Merkel brings possible successor to Berlin

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:31 AM EST2018-02-19 10:31:05 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:53 AM EST2018-02-19 13:53:14 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is reported to favor the governor of Saarland state to run her center-right party's day-to-day operations.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is reported to favor the governor of Saarland state to run her center-right party's day-to-day operations.
  • Pope backs down, OKs resignation of divisive Nigerian bishop

    Pope backs down, OKs resignation of divisive Nigerian bishop

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:11 AM EST2018-02-19 12:11:22 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:32 AM EST2018-02-19 13:32:33 GMT
    Pope Francis has backed down and accepted the resignation of Nigerian bishop who had been rejected for years by the priests of his Ahiara diocese.
    Pope Francis has backed down and accepted the resignation of Nigerian bishop who had been rejected for years by the priests of his Ahiara diocese.
  • 5.9 quake hits southern Mexico, but no damage reported

    5.9 quake hits southern Mexico, but no damage reported

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:01 AM EST2018-02-19 10:01:03 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:04 AM EST2018-02-19 13:04:10 GMT
    The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary 5.9 magnitude has struck in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, days after a more powerful temblor hit the same area.
    The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary 5.9 magnitude has struck in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, days after a more powerful temblor hit the same area.
  • Latvian member of European Central Bank detained in probe

    Latvian member of European Central Bank detained in probe

    Saturday, February 17 2018 2:40 PM EST2018-02-17 19:40:20 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:54 AM EST2018-02-19 12:54:12 GMT
    Latvia's state broadcaster says national anti-corruption agency raided office and property of the head of the country's central bank.
    Latvia's state broadcaster says national anti-corruption agency raided office and property of the head of the country's central bank.
  • France argues World Court has no jurisdiction in graft case

    France argues World Court has no jurisdiction in graft case

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:31 AM EST2018-02-19 10:31:09 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:23 AM EST2018-02-19 12:23:19 GMT
    A legal battle between France and Equatorial Guinea over the corruption prosecution of the African nation's vice president is back before the International Court of Justice, months after a Paris court convicted the...
    A legal battle between France and Equatorial Guinea over the corruption prosecution of the African nation's vice president is back before the International Court of Justice, months after a Paris court convicted the vice president.
  • Philippine forces arrest alleged ex-Islamic State commander

    Philippine forces arrest alleged ex-Islamic State commander

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:01 AM EST2018-02-19 11:01:07 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:23 AM EST2018-02-19 12:23:10 GMT
    Philippine police say authorities have arrested an Arab man who they believe is a former commander of the Islamic State group.
    Philippine police say authorities have arrested an Arab man who they believe is a former commander of the Islamic State group.
  • 'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

    'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:00 AM EST2018-02-18 08:00:55 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:25 AM EST2018-02-19 11:25:12 GMT
    Many of Britain's most prominent female entertainment stars have signed an open letter demanding an end to sexual harassment ahead of Britain's major film awards.
    Many of Britain's most prominent female entertainment stars have signed an open letter demanding an end to sexual harassment ahead of Britain's major film awards.
  • Moon won't discuss possible summit with North Korea's Kim

    Moon won't discuss possible summit with North Korea's Kim

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:49 AM EST2018-02-17 09:49:55 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:03 AM EST2018-02-19 11:03:33 GMT
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he hopes his efforts to engage rival North Korea at the Olympics will lead to better ties between Washington and Pyongyang and also help to set up talks on ridding the North...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he hopes his efforts to engage rival North Korea at the Olympics will lead to better ties between Washington and Pyongyang and also help to set up talks on ridding the North of its nuclear bombs.
  • IS claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia

    IS claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:11 AM EST2018-02-19 09:11:01 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:54 AM EST2018-02-19 10:54:17 GMT
    The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia's predominantly Muslim Dagestan region.
    The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia's predominantly Muslim Dagestan region.
  • Catalan politicians in Spanish court in secession probe

    Catalan politicians in Spanish court in secession probe

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:31 AM EST2018-02-19 10:31:13 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:53 AM EST2018-02-19 10:53:54 GMT
    Two prominent Catalan politicians are testifying before a Supreme Court judge for their roles in holding a banned independence referendum and making an illegal declaration of independence based on its results.
    Two prominent Catalan politicians are testifying before a Supreme Court judge for their roles in holding a banned independence referendum and making an illegal declaration of independence based on its results.
  • Gambia president announces moratorium on death penalty

    Gambia president announces moratorium on death penalty

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:42 AM EST2018-02-19 10:42:41 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-02-19 10:51:21 GMT
    Gambia's president has declared a moratorium on the death penalty, calling it a "first step toward abolition.".
    Gambia's president has declared a moratorium on the death penalty, calling it a "first step toward abolition.".
  • Legendary African filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo dies at 64

    Legendary African filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo dies at 64

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:42 AM EST2018-02-19 10:42:40 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-02-19 10:51:20 GMT
    Colleagues say prolific filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo has died in his home country of Burkina Faso.
    Colleagues say prolific filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo has died in his home country of Burkina Faso.
  • Israeli PM Netanyahu to Iran: Don't test Israel's resolve

    Israeli PM Netanyahu to Iran: Don't test Israel's resolve

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:00 AM EST2018-02-18 10:00:35 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:12 AM EST2018-02-19 10:12:53 GMT
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says an international agreement with Iran has emboldened the regime in Tehran to become increasingly aggressive in the region.
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says an international agreement with Iran has emboldened the regime in Tehran to become increasingly aggressive in the region.
  • Trump adviser: Russian meddling 'incontrovertible'

    Trump adviser: Russian meddling 'incontrovertible'

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:59 AM EST2018-02-17 09:59:53 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 5:02 AM EST2018-02-19 10:02:53 GMT
    One of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for interfering in the American presidential election says the US justice system is unfair.
    One of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for interfering in the American presidential election says the US justice system is unfair.
  • Polish PM seeks dialogue with Israel on 'difficult history'

    Polish PM seeks dialogue with Israel on 'difficult history'

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:00 AM EST2018-02-18 10:00:30 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 4:11 AM EST2018-02-19 09:11:11 GMT
    A spokeswoman for Poland's prime minister has sought to downplay his words equating Polish collaborators in the Holocaust to alleged "Jewish perpetrators" by saying they were an invitation to a frank debate about...
    A spokeswoman for Poland's prime minister has sought to downplay his words equating Polish collaborators in the Holocaust to alleged "Jewish perpetrators" by saying they were an invitation to a frank debate about the World War II crimes against Jews.
  • German nationalist urges AfD followers to reject violence

    German nationalist urges AfD followers to reject violence

    Monday, February 19 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-02-19 09:01:01 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-02-19 09:01:04 GMT
    A leading figure in the nationalist Alternative for Germany has urged the party's followers to reject violence.
    A leading figure in the nationalist Alternative for Germany has urged the party's followers to reject violence.
  • Israeli police arrest telecom officials in graft case

    Israeli police arrest telecom officials in graft case

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:50 PM EST2018-02-18 18:50:42 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 3:14 AM EST2018-02-19 08:14:06 GMT
    Israeli police say they have arrested senior officials at the country's national telephone company as part of an investigation into alleged corruption offenses.
    Israeli police say they have arrested senior officials at the country's national telephone company as part of an investigation into alleged corruption offenses.
  • Dozens of Dutch budget carrier's flights canceled, delayed

    Dozens of Dutch budget carrier's flights canceled, delayed

    Monday, February 19 2018 3:10 AM EST2018-02-19 08:10:59 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 3:11 AM EST2018-02-19 08:11:07 GMT
    Dozens of flights by Dutch budget carrier Transavia have been canceled or delayed because of a strike by pilots angry at the lack of progress in months of negotiations toward a new collective labor agreement.
    Dozens of flights by Dutch budget carrier Transavia have been canceled or delayed because of a strike by pilots angry at the lack of progress in months of negotiations toward a new collective labor agreement.
  • All 65 aboard plane feared dead in crash in southern Iran

    All 65 aboard plane feared dead in crash in southern Iran

    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:00 AM EST2018-02-18 08:00:45 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-02-19 06:23:14 GMT
    Iran's semi-official Fars news agency: Iranian commercial airplane carrying 66 people has crashed in country's south.
    Iran's semi-official Fars news agency: Iranian commercial airplane carrying 66 people has crashed in country's south.
  • The Latest: Iran says 65 killed in airplane crash

    The Latest: Iran says 65 killed in airplane crash

    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:40 AM EST2018-02-18 08:40:27 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:35 PM EST2018-02-18 22:35:00 GMT
    The Latest: Spokesman for Iran's Aseman Airlines says all 66 people aboard died in airplane crash in country's south.
    The Latest: Spokesman for Iran's Aseman Airlines says all 66 people aboard died in airplane crash in country's south.
  • Turkey: Soldiers die after vehicle topples in flooded river

    Turkey: Soldiers die after vehicle topples in flooded river

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:00 AM EST2018-02-18 15:00:35 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:13 PM EST2018-02-18 20:13:51 GMT
    Turkey's military says two soldiers are missing following a flood due to heavy rains in the country's southeast.
    Turkey's military says two soldiers are missing following a flood due to heavy rains in the country's southeast.
  • Russia: 5 dead in church shooting; police kill suspect

    Russia: 5 dead in church shooting; police kill suspect

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-18 15:11:11 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:34 PM EST2018-02-18 19:34:10 GMT
    Russian news agency Tass is reporting that a gunman opened fire on people leaving a church service in Russia's Dagestan region, killing four and wounding four others.
    Russian news agency Tass is reporting that a gunman opened fire on people leaving a church service in Russia's Dagestan region, killing four and wounding four others.
  • UK prime minister seeks post-Brexit EU security alliance

    UK prime minister seeks post-Brexit EU security alliance

    Saturday, February 17 2018 5:29 AM EST2018-02-17 10:29:53 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-18 19:31:50 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is calling on her country's European Union partners not to let "rigid institutional restrictions" get in the way of a wide-ranging post-Brexit security partnership.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May is calling on her country's European Union partners not to let "rigid institutional restrictions" get in the way of a wide-ranging post-Brexit security partnership.
  • Hungarian leader calls Christianity 'Europe's last hope'

    Hungarian leader calls Christianity 'Europe's last hope'

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:10 PM EST2018-02-18 18:10:41 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-02-18 18:11:54 GMT
    Hungary's prime minister says "Christianity is Europe's last hope" and that politicians in Brussels, Berlin and Paris favoring migration have "opened the way to the decline of Christian culture and the advance of...
    Hungary's prime minister says "Christianity is Europe's last hope" and that politicians in Brussels, Berlin and Paris favoring migration have "opened the way to the decline of Christian culture and the advance of Islam.".
  • Job center for Syrians opens in Jordan refugee camp

    Job center for Syrians opens in Jordan refugee camp

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:00 AM EST2018-02-18 14:00:35 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:45 AM EST2018-02-18 16:45:24 GMT
    A job center has opened in Jordan's second largest camp for Syrian refugees, the latest sign of a EU-backed policy shift meant to improve life for Syrians in regional host countries.
    A job center has opened in Jordan's second largest camp for Syrian refugees, the latest sign of a EU-backed policy shift meant to improve life for Syrians in regional host countries.
  • Nigeria releasing 475 Boko Haram suspects for rehabilitation

    Nigeria releasing 475 Boko Haram suspects for rehabilitation

    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:10 AM EST2018-02-18 16:10:43 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:22 AM EST2018-02-18 16:22:38 GMT
    Authorities in Nigeria are releasing hundreds of people accused of supporting an Islamic extremist group, citing a lack of evidence.
    Authorities in Nigeria are releasing hundreds of people accused of supporting an Islamic extremist group, citing a lack of evidence.
  • Kosovo celebrates 10 years of independence, Serbs boycott

    Kosovo celebrates 10 years of independence, Serbs boycott

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:30 AM EST2018-02-18 14:30:38 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:23 AM EST2018-02-18 15:23:40 GMT
    Kosovo Assembly, or Parliament, has convened in a special session to celebrate the country's 10 years of independence.
    Kosovo Assembly, or Parliament, has convened in a special session to celebrate the country's 10 years of independence.
  • German police probe British woman over Holocaust remarks

    German police probe British woman over Holocaust remarks

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:20 AM EST2018-02-18 15:20:37 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:23 AM EST2018-02-18 15:23:11 GMT
    German police are investigating a British woman for suspected incitement after she questioned the Holocaust during a far-right protest in the eastern city of Dresden.
    German police are investigating a British woman for suspected incitement after she questioned the Holocaust during a far-right protest in the eastern city of Dresden.
  • Husband of slain MP Jo Cox steps down after misconduct claim

    Husband of slain MP Jo Cox steps down after misconduct claim

    Sunday, February 18 2018 7:30 AM EST2018-02-18 12:30:54 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:13 AM EST2018-02-18 15:13:21 GMT
    The widower of a murdered British legislator has stepped down from two charities set up in her memory after allegations of sexual misconduct in the past were reported.
    The widower of a murdered British legislator has stepped down from two charities set up in her memory after allegations of sexual misconduct in the past were reported.
  • Pistorius prosecutor sets sights on South Africa's Zuma

    Pistorius prosecutor sets sights on South Africa's Zuma

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:00 AM EST2018-02-18 14:00:33 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:56 AM EST2018-02-18 14:56:45 GMT
    Former South African state prosecutor who led case against convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius is prepared to take legal action against ex-president Jacob Zuma.
    Former South African state prosecutor who led case against convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius is prepared to take legal action against ex-president Jacob Zuma.
  • Zimbabwe president sees deceased opposition leader's family

    Zimbabwe president sees deceased opposition leader's family

    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:30 AM EST2018-02-18 13:30:41 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:50 AM EST2018-02-18 14:50:31 GMT
    Zimbabwe's president says his government will meet the hospital and funeral expenses of deceased opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who died of colon cancer last week in neighboring South Africa.
    Zimbabwe's president says his government will meet the hospital and funeral expenses of deceased opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who died of colon cancer last week in neighboring South Africa.
  • The Latest: Iran vows to respond if US gives up on nuke deal

    The Latest: Iran vows to respond if US gives up on nuke deal

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:40 AM EST2018-02-18 10:40:47 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:46 AM EST2018-02-18 14:46:15 GMT
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that Israel "will never allow the rewriting of the historical truth" about the Holocaust _ a statement that comes as tensions between Israel and Poland over the issue flare anew.
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that Israel "will never allow the rewriting of the historical truth" about the Holocaust _ a statement that comes as tensions between Israel and Poland over the issue flare anew.
  • Head of Latvian Central Bank is detained for questioning

    Head of Latvian Central Bank is detained for questioning

    Sunday, February 18 2018 6:30 AM EST2018-02-18 11:30:31 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-02-18 14:28:39 GMT
    The prime minister of Latvia says that the country's top central banker has been detained following questions from the national anti-corruption agency.
    The prime minister of Latvia says that the country's top central banker has been detained following questions from the national anti-corruption agency.
  • Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission amid skepticism

    Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission amid skepticism

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:33 AM EST2018-02-17 11:33:45 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:01 AM EST2018-02-18 14:01:48 GMT
    Pope Francis has revived his lapsed sex abuse advisory commission and named new members, after coming under fire for his overall handling of the scandal and his support for a Chilean bishop accused by victims of...
    Pope Francis has revived his lapsed sex abuse advisory commission and named new members, after coming under fire for his overall handling of the scandal and his support for a Chilean bishop accused by victims of witnessing and ignoring their abuse.
  • The Latest: US says unlikely Turkey used chemical weapons

    The Latest: US says unlikely Turkey used chemical weapons

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:30 PM EST2018-02-17 23:30:55 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:38 AM EST2018-02-18 13:38:26 GMT
    White House official says US thinks it is "extremely unlikely" Turkey used chemical weapons against Kurds.
    White House official says US thinks it is "extremely unlikely" Turkey used chemical weapons against Kurds.
  • The Latest: Trump tweet undercuts McMaster Russia claims

    The Latest: Trump tweet undercuts McMaster Russia claims

    Saturday, February 17 2018 8:00 AM EST2018-02-17 13:00:19 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:38 AM EST2018-02-18 13:38:12 GMT
    U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser has told an international audience that the evidence of Russian meddling in the 2016 American election is beyond dispute.
    U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser has told an international audience that the evidence of Russian meddling in the 2016 American election is beyond dispute.
  • Kurdish doctors report suspected Turkish gas attack in Syria

    Kurdish doctors report suspected Turkish gas attack in Syria

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:00 AM EST2018-02-17 09:00:10 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 6:50 AM EST2018-02-18 11:50:17 GMT
    Syrian Kurdish news outlets and Syria's state-run news agency say six civilians have suffered breathing difficulties after what they say was a poison gas attack launched by Turkey on the Kurdish-controlled enclave...
    Syrian Kurdish news outlets and Syria's state-run news agency say six civilians have suffered breathing difficulties after what they say was a poison gas attack launched by Turkey on the Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin.
  • Stars to wear black at UK film awards: Will Kate join them?

    Stars to wear black at UK film awards: Will Kate join them?

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:00 AM EST2018-02-17 11:00:07 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:15 AM EST2018-02-18 08:15:45 GMT
    The red carpet will be a sea of black as the movement against sexual misconduct takes center stage at the British Academy Film Awards.
    The red carpet will be a sea of black as the movement against sexual misconduct takes center stage at the British Academy Film Awards.
  • US Navy says China's military buildup won't stop patrols

    US Navy says China's military buildup won't stop patrols

    Saturday, February 17 2018 5:10 AM EST2018-02-17 10:10:11 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:54 AM EST2018-02-18 06:54:17 GMT
    A Navy officer on a U.S. aircraft carrier brimming with F18 fighter jets says American forces will continue to patrol the South China Sea wherever "international law allows us" when asked if China's new islands...
    A Navy officer on a U.S. aircraft carrier brimming with F18 fighter jets says American forces will continue to patrol the South China Sea wherever "international law allows us" when asked if China's new islands could restrain them in the disputed waters.
  • Russian cargo ship docks at International Space Station

    Russian cargo ship docks at International Space Station

    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:48 AM EST2018-02-15 11:48:26 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:26 AM EST2018-02-18 05:26:51 GMT
    An unmanned Russian cargo ship has docked successfully at the International Space Station, delivering a fresh batch of supplies for the crew.
    An unmanned Russian cargo ship has docked successfully at the International Space Station, delivering a fresh batch of supplies for the crew.
  • Trio of suicide bombers kill 20 at crowded market in Nigeria

    Trio of suicide bombers kill 20 at crowded market in Nigeria

    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:20 AM EST2018-02-17 08:20:04 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 8:41 PM EST2018-02-18 01:41:27 GMT
    Trio of suicide bombers kill at least 18 at crowded market in northern Nigeria.
    Trio of suicide bombers kill at least 18 at crowded market in northern Nigeria.
  • Ethiopia vows no military takeover amid latest emergency

    Ethiopia vows no military takeover amid latest emergency

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:00 AM EST2018-02-17 11:00:11 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 8:21 PM EST2018-02-18 01:21:23 GMT
    No Ethiopia military takeover, defense minister says amid new 6-month state of emergency.
    No Ethiopia military takeover, defense minister says amid new 6-month state of emergency.
  • 7.2 quake damages homes, but Mexico avoids major destruction

    7.2 quake damages homes, but Mexico avoids major destruction

    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:12 AM EST2018-02-17 05:12:32 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-17 23:33:09 GMT
    A powerful earthquake that rattled south and central Mexico caused little apparent destruction but rekindled fears in a population that still sees daily reminders of deadly earthquakes five months ago.
    A powerful earthquake that rattled south and central Mexico caused little apparent destruction but rekindled fears in a population that still sees daily reminders of deadly earthquakes five months ago.
  • Kosovo celebrates decade of independence, challenges ahead

    Kosovo celebrates decade of independence, challenges ahead

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:09 AM EST2018-02-17 09:09:57 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 5:12 PM EST2018-02-17 22:12:22 GMT
    Kosovo is celebrating 10 years of independence from Serbia in two-day festivities around the country.
    Kosovo is celebrating 10 years of independence from Serbia in two-day festivities around the country.
  • Israel slams Polish PM for WWII 'Jewish perpetrators' remark

    Israel slams Polish PM for WWII 'Jewish perpetrators' remark

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:30 PM EST2018-02-17 18:30:31 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 5:02 PM EST2018-02-17 22:02:09 GMT
    Israeli politicians are accusing Poland's prime minister of anti-Semitism for saying there were Polish perpetrators in the Holocaust just like there were "Jewish perpetrators".
    Israeli politicians are accusing Poland's prime minister of anti-Semitism for saying there were Polish perpetrators in the Holocaust just like there were "Jewish perpetrators".
  • Parents adopting children to see higher fees, new rules

    Parents adopting children to see higher fees, new rules

    Friday, February 16 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-16 19:31:08 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:33 PM EST2018-02-17 21:33:16 GMT
    An increase in fees, plus other regulatory changes, has fueled resentment toward the State Department among many U.S. adoption agencies who fear further reductions in the already dwindling number of international...
    An increase in fees, plus other regulatory changes, has fueled resentment toward the State Department among many U.S. adoption agencies who fear further reductions in the already dwindling number of international adoptions.
  • The Latest: Kosovo president laments EU disunity on status

    The Latest: Kosovo president laments EU disunity on status

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:40 AM EST2018-02-17 09:40:02 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:52 PM EST2018-02-17 20:52:18 GMT
    Britain's prime minister seeks 'deep' EU security partnership.
    Britain's prime minister seeks 'deep' EU security partnership.
  • South African president pledges to "turn tide" on corruption

    South African president pledges to "turn tide" on corruption

    Friday, February 16 2018 4:46 AM EST2018-02-16 09:46:33 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:42 PM EST2018-02-17 20:42:41 GMT
    South Africa's new leader Ramaphosa set to address a nation eager to move on from corruption.
    South Africa's new leader Ramaphosa set to address a nation eager to move on from corruption.
  • UK party sacks leader in fallout from racist Markle texts

    UK party sacks leader in fallout from racist Markle texts

    Saturday, February 17 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-17 19:31:10 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:40 PM EST2018-02-17 20:40:11 GMT
    The troubled U.K. Independence Party has ousted its leader after a scandal over racist messages sent by his girlfriend.
    The troubled U.K. Independence Party has ousted its leader after a scandal over racist messages sent by his girlfriend.
  • Israeli military: 4 soldiers wounded in Gaza border blast

    Israeli military: 4 soldiers wounded in Gaza border blast

    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:40 AM EST2018-02-17 15:40:07 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-17 19:31:16 GMT
    The Israeli military says one of its tanks has struck an observation post in the southern Gaza Strip in response to the detonation of an explosive device along its border.
    The Israeli military says one of its tanks has struck an observation post in the southern Gaza Strip in response to the detonation of an explosive device along its border.
  • Jordan's military says it foiled smuggling plot: report

    Jordan's military says it foiled smuggling plot: report

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:21 PM EST2018-02-17 18:21:36 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:33 PM EST2018-02-17 18:33:31 GMT
    The state news agency Petra reports that Jordan's military says it has foiled a plot to smuggle in weapons, drugs and terrorists by using an old pipeline linking the kingdom with Syria and Iraq.
    The state news agency Petra reports that Jordan's military says it has foiled a plot to smuggle in weapons, drugs and terrorists by using an old pipeline linking the kingdom with Syria and Iraq.
  • Danes start to bid farewell to late Denmark prince

    Danes start to bid farewell to late Denmark prince

    Saturday, February 17 2018 9:30 AM EST2018-02-17 14:30:34 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:22 PM EST2018-02-17 17:22:19 GMT
    Thousands of Danes have bid farewell to Denmark's late Prince Henrik, husband of Queen Margrethe, whose casket is on public display as of Saturday in a downtown Copenhagen chapel until a private funeral next week.
    Thousands of Danes have bid farewell to Denmark's late Prince Henrik, husband of Queen Margrethe, whose casket is on public display as of Saturday in a downtown Copenhagen chapel until a private funeral next week.
  • UK blames Russian military for 'malicious' cyberattack

    UK blames Russian military for 'malicious' cyberattack

    Thursday, February 15 2018 4:45 AM EST2018-02-15 09:45:59 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:04 PM EST2018-02-17 17:04:45 GMT
    Britain says the Russian government was behind a cyberattack that hit businesses across Europe last year.
    Britain says the Russian government was behind a cyberattack that hit businesses across Europe last year.
  • Chinese giant pandas unveiled to public in Finland

    Chinese giant pandas unveiled to public in Finland

    Saturday, February 17 2018 7:50 AM EST2018-02-17 12:50:26 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:43 AM EST2018-02-17 15:43:16 GMT
    Two giant pandas on loan from China have been unveiled at a zoo in central Finland and they have frolicked, galloped, climbed trees and played in the snow after a month-long quarantine.
    Two giant pandas on loan from China have been unveiled at a zoo in central Finland and they have frolicked, galloped, climbed trees and played in the snow after a month-long quarantine.
  • Top German diplomat: 'We no longer recognize our America'

    Top German diplomat: 'We no longer recognize our America'

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:00 AM EST2018-02-17 09:00:06 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:42 AM EST2018-02-17 15:42:22 GMT
    Germany's foreign minister says that as China's influence on the world stage rises, the U.S. and Europe need to return to historical bonds and work together or risk getting left behind.
    Germany's foreign minister says that as China's influence on the world stage rises, the U.S. and Europe need to return to historical bonds and work together or risk getting left behind.
  • Merkel calls for progress on common EU asylum system

    Merkel calls for progress on common EU asylum system

    Saturday, February 17 2018 8:09 AM EST2018-02-17 13:09:58 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:42 AM EST2018-02-17 15:42:19 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants the European Union to make progress on a common asylum system, warning that member states who expect financial support from the bloc need to show solidarity when it comes to...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants the European Union to make progress on a common asylum system, warning that member states who expect financial support from the bloc need to show solidarity when it comes to migrants too.
  • 100 pizzas and counting: German police probe pizza stalker

    100 pizzas and counting: German police probe pizza stalker

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:35 AM EST2018-02-14 16:35:02 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-17 14:43:50 GMT
    German police are investigating a case of severe pizza stalking in the western town of Dortmund.
    German police are investigating a case of severe pizza stalking in the western town of Dortmund.
  • Turkey: 6 journalists sentenced to life in prison

    Turkey: 6 journalists sentenced to life in prison

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:49 AM EST2018-02-16 12:49:56 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 7:53 AM EST2018-02-17 12:53:24 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a court in Istanbul has sentenced six journalists accused of involvement in a 2016 coup attempt to life prison terms.
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a court in Istanbul has sentenced six journalists accused of involvement in a 2016 coup attempt to life prison terms.
  • Italian police clashes with anti-fascists leaves 7 injured

    Italian police clashes with anti-fascists leaves 7 injured

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:40 AM EST2018-02-17 11:40:50 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:53 AM EST2018-02-17 11:53:01 GMT
    Italian police have turned water cannons on anti-fascist protesters in Bologna who were trying to disrupt a planned campaign appearance by the head of the neo-fascist Forza Nuova.
    Italian police have turned water cannons on anti-fascist protesters in Bologna who were trying to disrupt a planned campaign appearance by the head of the neo-fascist Forza Nuova.
  • Magnitude-7.2 earthquake slams south, central Mexico

    Magnitude-7.2 earthquake slams south, central Mexico

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:07 PM EST2018-02-17 00:07:59 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:41 AM EST2018-02-17 11:41:56 GMT
    A powerful earthquake has shaken south and central Mexico, causing people to flee buildings and office towers in the country's capital.
    A powerful earthquake has shaken south and central Mexico, causing people to flee buildings and office towers in the country's capital.
  • Pakistani court sentences convicted serial killer to death

    Pakistani court sentences convicted serial killer to death

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:19 AM EST2018-02-17 09:19:52 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:20 AM EST2018-02-17 11:20:26 GMT
    Public prosecutor in Pakistan says court has sentenced a serial killer to death after finding him guilty of killing eight children, including 7-year-old girl whose rape and murder drew nationwide condemnation.
    Public prosecutor in Pakistan says court has sentenced a serial killer to death after finding him guilty of killing eight children, including 7-year-old girl whose rape and murder drew nationwide condemnation.
  • South Korea joins US, Thailand in military landing drill

    South Korea joins US, Thailand in military landing drill

    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:50 AM EST2018-02-17 08:50:11 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:50 AM EST2018-02-17 09:50:28 GMT
    Troops from South Korea have joined their Thai and U.S counterparts in an amphibious vehicle landing drill as part of Southeast Asia's largest multinational military exercise.
    Troops from South Korea have joined their Thai and U.S counterparts in an amphibious vehicle landing drill as part of Southeast Asia's largest multinational military exercise.
  • Afghans submitted 1.17 million war crimes claims to court

    Afghans submitted 1.17 million war crimes claims to court

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:36 AM EST2018-02-16 05:36:59 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:50 AM EST2018-02-17 09:50:11 GMT
    The International Criminal Court says it has received over 1 million statements from Afghans claiming to be victims of war crimes.
    The International Criminal Court says it has received over 1 million statements from Afghans claiming to be victims of war crimes.
  • Khodorkovsky plots out a long game: a post-Putin Russia

    Khodorkovsky plots out a long game: a post-Putin Russia

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:16 AM EST2018-02-16 05:16:31 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:52 AM EST2018-02-17 08:52:55 GMT
    Russian oligarch-turned-dissident Mikhail Khodorkovsky says he's not interested in replacing Vladimir Putin as president.
    Russian oligarch-turned-dissident Mikhail Khodorkovsky says he's not interested in replacing Vladimir Putin as president.
  • Romance, bold colors, a protest: London Fashion Week begins

    Romance, bold colors, a protest: London Fashion Week begins

    Friday, February 16 2018 4:26 AM EST2018-02-16 09:26:27 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:41 AM EST2018-02-17 05:41:32 GMT
    London Fashion Week is set to begin Friday with a number of catwalk shows including exhibits by Bora Aksu and Mulberry.
    London Fashion Week is set to begin Friday with a number of catwalk shows including exhibits by Bora Aksu and Mulberry.
  • Britain announces temporary halt to Oxfam funding

    Britain announces temporary halt to Oxfam funding

    Friday, February 16 2018 8:46 AM EST2018-02-16 13:46:36 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 12:13 AM EST2018-02-17 05:13:11 GMT
    The head of Oxfam International says reports that staff members sexually exploited people in crisis zones are "a stain" that shames the charity.
    The head of Oxfam International says reports that staff members sexually exploited people in crisis zones are "a stain" that shames the charity.
  • Bangladesh gives names to begin Rohingya repatriation

    Bangladesh gives names to begin Rohingya repatriation

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:57 AM EST2018-02-16 16:57:55 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 7:52 PM EST2018-02-17 00:52:22 GMT
    A Bangladesh Cabinet minister says he has given a list of 8,032 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar to begin repatriations of the Muslim minority under a November agreement between the two countries.
    A Bangladesh Cabinet minister says he has given a list of 8,032 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar to begin repatriations of the Muslim minority under a November agreement between the two countries.
  • Anti-fascist demonstrators clash with police in Bologna

    Anti-fascist demonstrators clash with police in Bologna

    Friday, February 16 2018 3:08 PM EST2018-02-16 20:08:09 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-02-16 21:06:21 GMT
    Italian police have turned water cannons on anti-fascist protesters in Bologna who were trying to disrupt a planned campaign appearance by the head of the neo-fascist Forza Nuova.
    Italian police have turned water cannons on anti-fascist protesters in Bologna who were trying to disrupt a planned campaign appearance by the head of the neo-fascist Forza Nuova.
  • German reporter freed from Turkish jail, pending trial

    German reporter freed from Turkish jail, pending trial

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:47 AM EST2018-02-16 16:47:47 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 3:24 PM EST2018-02-16 20:24:10 GMT
    A journalist working for a German newspaper who was detained in Turkey for more than a year is being released from jail pending trial, German officials and his lawyer said Friday.
    A journalist working for a German newspaper who was detained in Turkey for more than a year is being released from jail pending trial, German officials and his lawyer said Friday.
  • Clarification: White House-Spanish story

    Clarification: White House-Spanish story

    Saturday, February 10 2018 12:52 AM EST2018-02-10 05:52:18 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:39 PM EST2018-02-16 19:39:01 GMT
    A year into the Trump administration, the White House website still has no Spanish-language content.
    A year into the Trump administration, the White House website still has no Spanish-language content.
  • Ethiopia declares state of emergency amid wide protests

    Ethiopia declares state of emergency amid wide protests

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:01 PM EST2018-02-16 18:01:13 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:02 PM EST2018-02-16 19:02:02 GMT
    Ethiopian officials have declared a state of emergency amid widespread anti-government protests that have persisted for more than two years and in which hundreds have been killed and several thousand detained, the...
    Ethiopian officials have declared a state of emergency amid widespread anti-government protests that have persisted for more than two years and in which hundreds have been killed and several thousand detained, the majority of whom have since been released.
  • UN chief: Beware nuclear North Korea, back global unity

    UN chief: Beware nuclear North Korea, back global unity

    Friday, February 16 2018 4:46 AM EST2018-02-16 09:46:30 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-02-16 19:03:46 GMT
    Dozens of world leaders, top defense officials and diplomats are gathering in southern Germany for an influential security conference amid growing strains between the U.S. and other NATO nations and Russia over the...
    Dozens of world leaders, top defense officials and diplomats are gathering in southern Germany for an influential security conference amid growing strains between the U.S. and other NATO nations and Russia over the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine.
  • Iranian passenger plane skids off runway on landing

    Iranian passenger plane skids off runway on landing

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:01 PM EST2018-02-16 18:01:15 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 1:51 PM EST2018-02-16 18:51:00 GMT
    Iran's official IRNA news agency is reporting that an Iranian passenger plane has skidded off the runway after its landing gear jammed during a domestic flight.
    Iran's official IRNA news agency is reporting that an Iranian passenger plane has skidded off the runway after its landing gear jammed during a domestic flight.
  • France drops rape investigation against budget minister

    France drops rape investigation against budget minister

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-02-16 18:27:45 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 1:50 PM EST2018-02-16 18:50:56 GMT
    French investigators have dropped an investigation into rape accusations against President Emmanuel Macron's budget minister, citing lack of evidence.
    French investigators have dropped an investigation into rape accusations against President Emmanuel Macron's budget minister, citing lack of evidence.
  • Hawaii man admits punching police outside Buckingham Palace

    Hawaii man admits punching police outside Buckingham Palace

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:38 PM EST2018-02-16 17:38:07 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:45 PM EST2018-02-16 17:45:12 GMT
    A tourist from Hawaii has pleaded guilty to punching two London police officers outside Buckingham Palace.
    A tourist from Hawaii has pleaded guilty to punching two London police officers outside Buckingham Palace.
  • Hezbollah: US not honest broker in Lebanon's gas dispute

    Hezbollah: US not honest broker in Lebanon's gas dispute

    Friday, February 16 2018 10:41 AM EST2018-02-16 15:41:21 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-02-16 17:31:13 GMT
    The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah is urging fellow politicians not to let the U.S. administration divide their ranks while it mediates a dispute with Israel over offshore gas drilling rights.
    The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah is urging fellow politicians not to let the U.S. administration divide their ranks while it mediates a dispute with Israel over offshore gas drilling rights.
  • Inquest opens on death of baby in Kenya poll violence

    Inquest opens on death of baby in Kenya poll violence

    Friday, February 16 2018 10:06 AM EST2018-02-16 15:06:40 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:27 PM EST2018-02-16 17:27:56 GMT
    An inquest has started in Kenya's western town of Kisumu into the death of a six-month-old baby who was allegedly hit on the head by police during opposition protests last year against President Uhuru Kenyatta's...
    An inquest has started in Kenya's western town of Kisumu into the death of a six-month-old baby who was allegedly hit on the head by police during opposition protests last year against President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election.
  • Polish, German leaders emphasize common ground in 1st visit

    Polish, German leaders emphasize common ground in 1st visit

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:29 AM EST2018-02-16 16:29:47 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:37 AM EST2018-02-16 16:37:52 GMT
    The leaders of Germany and Poland sought Friday to calm their ruffled relations, underlining areas of agreement on improving the Europe Union's external borders and the need to bolster the bloc's joint defense...
    The leaders of Germany and Poland sought Friday to calm their ruffled relations, underlining areas of agreement on improving the Europe Union's external borders and the need to bolster the bloc's joint defense efforts.
  • US, Turkey return from brink, aim to 'normalize' ties

    US, Turkey return from brink, aim to 'normalize' ties

    Friday, February 16 2018 3:06 AM EST2018-02-16 08:06:32 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:02 AM EST2018-02-16 16:02:47 GMT
    Dozens of demonstrators have marched to a building where the top U.S. and Turkish diplomats are meeting in a bid to ease one of the worst tensions in years between the two NATO allies.
    Dozens of demonstrators have marched to a building where the top U.S. and Turkish diplomats are meeting in a bid to ease one of the worst tensions in years between the two NATO allies.
  • Family grieves Philippine maid found dead in Kuwait freezer

    Family grieves Philippine maid found dead in Kuwait freezer

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:56 AM EST2018-02-16 06:56:34 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:02 AM EST2018-02-16 16:02:45 GMT
    The body of a Filipino housemaid found stuffed in a freezer in an abandoned apartment in Kuwait has been returned to the Philippines to her grieving family.
    The body of a Filipino housemaid found stuffed in a freezer in an abandoned apartment in Kuwait has been returned to the Philippines to her grieving family.
  • Booker Prize to mark 50th birthday by naming overall champ

    Booker Prize to mark 50th birthday by naming overall champ

    Friday, February 16 2018 9:46 AM EST2018-02-16 14:46:48 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:58 AM EST2018-02-16 14:58:20 GMT
    Organizers of the Man Booker Prize for fiction are marking the award's 50th anniversary by choosing an overall champion from past winners.
    Organizers of the Man Booker Prize for fiction are marking the award's 50th anniversary by choosing an overall champion from past winners.
  • Germany arrests suspected member of al-Shabab militia

    Germany arrests suspected member of al-Shabab militia

    Friday, February 16 2018 9:47 AM EST2018-02-16 14:47:05 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:56 AM EST2018-02-16 14:56:55 GMT
    German authorities have arrested a 20-year-old Somali man on suspicion of being a member of the extremist militia al-Shabab.
    German authorities have arrested a 20-year-old Somali man on suspicion of being a member of the extremist militia al-Shabab.
  • Hungary's Orban steps up crackdown on critics before vote

    Hungary's Orban steps up crackdown on critics before vote

    Friday, February 16 2018 6:06 AM EST2018-02-16 11:06:30 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-02-16 14:28:41 GMT
    Hungary's prime minister is stepping up efforts to silence civic group critical of his government ahead of April elections which will likely result in his third consecutive term.
    Hungary's prime minister is stepping up efforts to silence civic group critical of his government ahead of April elections which will likely result in his third consecutive term.
  • Students celebrate 1st child born in an independent Kosovo

    Students celebrate 1st child born in an independent Kosovo

    Friday, February 16 2018 8:49 AM EST2018-02-16 13:49:08 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:24 AM EST2018-02-16 14:24:18 GMT
    All the students in a tiny village in Kosovo have gathered to celebrate a very special day for Pavaresia Sopi _ a 10th birthday with deep significance for her whole Balkan nation.
    All the students in a tiny village in Kosovo have gathered to celebrate a very special day for Pavaresia Sopi _ a 10th birthday with deep significance for her whole Balkan nation.
  • German nationalist censured by own party over Turkish slurs

    German nationalist censured by own party over Turkish slurs

    Friday, February 16 2018 9:06 AM EST2018-02-16 14:06:39 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:09 AM EST2018-02-16 14:09:03 GMT
    The nationalist Alternative for Germany party has rebuked one of its leading figures for describing Turks as 'camel drivers'.
    The nationalist Alternative for Germany party has rebuked one of its leading figures for describing Turks as 'camel drivers'.
  • 2 key UN agencies denounce anti-migration plan in Hungary

    2 key UN agencies denounce anti-migration plan in Hungary

    Friday, February 16 2018 8:56 AM EST2018-02-16 13:56:37 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 8:58 AM EST2018-02-16 13:58:27 GMT
    Two United Nations agencies are denouncing proposals by Hungary's government to tax and penalize groups that assist migrants inside the country.
    Two United Nations agencies are denouncing proposals by Hungary's government to tax and penalize groups that assist migrants inside the country.
  • Pakistan to send troops to Saudi Arabia on training mission

    Pakistan to send troops to Saudi Arabia on training mission

    Friday, February 16 2018 8:06 AM EST2018-02-16 13:06:34 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 8:21 AM EST2018-02-16 13:21:47 GMT
    Pakistan's military says it is sending troops to assist Saudi Arabia on a training mission but that they will not be deployed in conflict zones outside the kingdom.
    Pakistan's military says it is sending troops to assist Saudi Arabia on a training mission but that they will not be deployed in conflict zones outside the kingdom.
  • Seoul footing record tab for North Korea at 2018 Olympics

    Seoul footing record tab for North Korea at 2018 Olympics

    Friday, February 16 2018 3:46 AM EST2018-02-16 08:46:28 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 6:47 AM EST2018-02-16 11:47:56 GMT
    Seoul allots record $2.5 million to pay for hundreds of North Koreans attending the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
    Seoul allots record $2.5 million to pay for hundreds of North Koreans attending the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
  • Australian leaders open hostile rift over office affair

    Australian leaders open hostile rift over office affair

    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:55 AM EST2018-02-15 08:55:56 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 5:41 AM EST2018-02-16 10:41:53 GMT
    Australia's prime minister has banned government ministers from having sex with staff as his deputy battles for his political survival over revelations that he is expecting a baby with a former press secretary.
    Australia's prime minister has banned government ministers from having sex with staff as his deputy battles for his political survival over revelations that he is expecting a baby with a former press secretary.
  • Russian mother grieves for son killed by US strike in Syria

    Russian mother grieves for son killed by US strike in Syria

    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:10 PM EST2018-02-15 19:10:54 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 3:49 AM EST2018-02-16 08:49:14 GMT
    For Russian mother Farkhanur Gavrilova, the blow came a week ago when an acquaintance called her to say her son was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Syria that pitted Russian and U.S. combatants against each other for...
    For Russian mother Farkhanur Gavrilova, the blow came a week ago when an acquaintance called her to say her son was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Syria that pitted Russian and U.S. combatants against each other for the first time in the Syrian war.
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    South African limbo ends with new president, Cyril Ramaphosa

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  • Russia: 5 citizens probably killed by US strike in Syria

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    After a week of swirling controversy, Russia has acknowledged that five of its citizens may have been killed by a U.S. strike in Syria, the first time Russians have died at U.S. hands in Syria.
  • Ramaphosa aims to lead South Africa out of corruption swamp

    Ramaphosa aims to lead South Africa out of corruption swamp

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    South Africa's new leader Cyril Ramaphosa aims to lead country out of corruption swamp, but 2019 election poses challenge.
  • Tense times in US-Turkey relations as officials huddle

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  • '3 Billboards' protest in London for high-rise fire victims

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    Activists for victims of a deadly London high-rise fire have taken inspiration from an Academy Award-nominated film to press for more action by police.
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  • Ethiopia's prime minister submits resignation after protests

    Ethiopia's prime minister submits resignation after protests

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