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  • Former Sri Lankan defense chief wins presidential vote

    Former Sri Lankan defense chief wins presidential vote

    Sunday, November 17 2019 1:06 AM EST2019-11-17 06:06:49 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Sri Lanka's former Defense Secretary and presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa, center, leaves a polling station after casting his vote in Embuldeniya, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. ...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Sri Lanka's former Defense Secretary and presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa, center, leaves a polling station after casting his vote in Embuldeniya, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. ...
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Sri Lanka's former Defense Secretary and presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa, center, leaves a polling station after casting his vote in Embuldeniya, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. ...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Sri Lanka's former Defense Secretary and presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa, center, leaves a polling station after casting his vote in Embuldeniya, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. ...
    Sri Lanka’s ruling party presidential candidate has conceded defeat to rival Gotabaya Rajapaksa in the Indian Ocean island nation’s election.More
    Sri Lanka’s ruling party presidential candidate has conceded defeat to rival Gotabaya Rajapaksa in the Indian Ocean island nation’s election.More
  • UK media: Prince Andrew’s sex claims rebuttal a PR disaster

    UK media: Prince Andrew’s sex claims rebuttal a PR disaster

    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 AM EST2019-11-17 09:26:00 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sang Tan, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2012 file photo, Britain's Prince Andrew leaves King Edward VII hospital in London after visiting his father Prince Philip.  Prince Andrew says in a BBC interview scheduled to be broadcast Saturday, Nov....(AP Photo/Sang Tan, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2012 file photo, Britain's Prince Andrew leaves King Edward VII hospital in London after visiting his father Prince Philip. Prince Andrew says in a BBC interview scheduled to be broadcast Saturday, Nov....
    (AP Photo/Sang Tan, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2012 file photo, Britain's Prince Andrew leaves King Edward VII hospital in London after visiting his father Prince Philip.  Prince Andrew says in a BBC interview scheduled to be broadcast Saturday, Nov....(AP Photo/Sang Tan, File). FILE- In this June 6, 2012 file photo, Britain's Prince Andrew leaves King Edward VII hospital in London after visiting his father Prince Philip. Prince Andrew says in a BBC interview scheduled to be broadcast Saturday, Nov....
    Britain’s media slammed Prince Andrew’s rebuttal to claims of sex with a woman who says she was trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein, branding the interview a public relations disaster.More
    Britain’s media slammed Prince Andrew’s rebuttal to claims of sex with a woman who says she was trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein, branding the interview a public relations disaster.More
  • Belarus leader dismisses democracy even as vote takes place

    Belarus leader dismisses democracy even as vote takes place

    Sunday, November 17 2019 3:46 AM EST2019-11-17 08:46:54 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergei Grits). A Belarus' Army serviceman casts his ballot at a polling station during parliamentary elections, in Minsk, Belarus, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Sergei Grits). A Belarus' Army serviceman casts his ballot at a polling station during parliamentary elections, in Minsk, Belarus, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Sergei Grits). A Belarus' Army serviceman casts his ballot at a polling station during parliamentary elections, in Minsk, Belarus, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Sergei Grits). A Belarus' Army serviceman casts his ballot at a polling station during parliamentary elections, in Minsk, Belarus, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.
    The national elections commission in Belarus says more than a third of the country’s voters cast early ballots in the country’s parliamentary elections, raising concerns that the results will be manipulated.More
    The national elections commission in Belarus says more than a third of the country’s voters cast early ballots in the country’s parliamentary elections, raising concerns that the results will be manipulated.More
  • US, S Korea postpone joint exercise criticized by N Korea

    US, S Korea postpone joint exercise criticized by N Korea

    Sunday, November 17 2019 12:16 AM EST2019-11-17 05:16:48 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:31 GMT
    The United States and South Korea are postponing a joint military air exercise that North Korea has criticized as provocative.More
    The United States and South Korea are postponing a joint military air exercise that North Korea has criticized as provocative.More
  • Leaked Russian interference report raises UK vote questions

    Leaked Russian interference report raises UK vote questions

    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:06 AM EST2019-11-17 09:06:02 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:27 GMT
    (Dominc Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks to the media, in London, Saturday Nov. 16, 2019, following a Labour Party meeting to finalise the party manifesto for their policy ahead of the upcoming Gen...(Dominc Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks to the media, in London, Saturday Nov. 16, 2019, following a Labour Party meeting to finalise the party manifesto for their policy ahead of the upcoming Gen...
    (Dominc Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks to the media, in London, Saturday Nov. 16, 2019, following a Labour Party meeting to finalise the party manifesto for their policy ahead of the upcoming Gen...(Dominc Lipinski/PA via AP). Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks to the media, in London, Saturday Nov. 16, 2019, following a Labour Party meeting to finalise the party manifesto for their policy ahead of the upcoming Gen...
    A senior Labour party official says leaks from a report on Russian interference in Britain raise serious questions about the security of next month’s general election.More
    A senior Labour party official says leaks from a report on Russian interference in Britain raise serious questions about the security of next month’s general election.More
  • Greece marks 1973 student uprising anniversary; 28 arrested

    Greece marks 1973 student uprising anniversary; 28 arrested

    Sunday, November 17 2019 3:36 PM EST2019-11-17 20:36:18 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis). University students hold a blood-stained Greek flag from the deadly 1973 student uprising during a rally in Athens, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Several thousands people march to the U.S. Embassy in Athens under tight police secu...(AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis). University students hold a blood-stained Greek flag from the deadly 1973 student uprising during a rally in Athens, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Several thousands people march to the U.S. Embassy in Athens under tight police secu...
    (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis). University students hold a blood-stained Greek flag from the deadly 1973 student uprising during a rally in Athens, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Several thousands people march to the U.S. Embassy in Athens under tight police secu...(AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis). University students hold a blood-stained Greek flag from the deadly 1973 student uprising during a rally in Athens, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Several thousands people march to the U.S. Embassy in Athens under tight police secu...
    Heavy police presence in Athens has prevented the escalation of clashes with anarchists and other extreme leftists in Athens on the occasion of the 46th anniversary of a student uprising against the then ruling...More
    Heavy police presence in Athens has prevented the escalation of clashes with anarchists and other extreme leftists in Athens on the occasion of the 46th anniversary of a student uprising against the then ruling Greek military dictatorship.More
  • TS Raymond fizzles, heavy rain forecast for Mexico’s Baja

    TS Raymond fizzles, heavy rain forecast for Mexico’s Baja

    Sunday, November 17 2019 12:16 PM EST2019-11-17 17:16:16 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:38 GMT
    Tropical Storm Raymond has fizzled into a remnant low-pressure system over the Pacific off western Mexico and is forecast to likely avoid a direct hit on the resorts of Los Cabos.More
    Tropical Storm Raymond has fizzled into a remnant low-pressure system over the Pacific off western Mexico and is forecast to likely avoid a direct hit on the resorts of Los Cabos.More
  • Hong Kong police launch operation to flush out protesters

    Hong Kong police launch operation to flush out protesters

    Saturday, November 16 2019 10:16 PM EST2019-11-17 03:16:53 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A protestor wearing a helmet and body armor gestures during unrest near Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Police have fired tear gas at protesters holding out at Hong Kong Polytechnic Universit...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A protestor wearing a helmet and body armor gestures during unrest near Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Police have fired tear gas at protesters holding out at Hong Kong Polytechnic Universit...
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A protestor wearing a helmet and body armor gestures during unrest near Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Police have fired tear gas at protesters holding out at Hong Kong Polytechnic Universit...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A protestor wearing a helmet and body armor gestures during unrest near Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Police have fired tear gas at protesters holding out at Hong Kong Polytechnic Universit...
    Police have fired tear gas at protesters holding out at Hong Kong Polytechnic University as overnight clashes resumed in the morning.More
    Police have fired tear gas at protesters holding out at Hong Kong Polytechnic University as overnight clashes resumed in the morning.More
  • Time for hip waders: Venice sees record 3rd exceptional tide

    Time for hip waders: Venice sees record 3rd exceptional tide

    Sunday, November 17 2019 6:56 AM EST2019-11-17 11:56:06 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). A man sits on a small boat in a flooded St.Mark square in Venice, Italy, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Venetians are bracing for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting new records. Officials are forecasting...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). A man sits on a small boat in a flooded St.Mark square in Venice, Italy, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Venetians are bracing for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting new records. Officials are forecasting...
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). A man sits on a small boat in a flooded St.Mark square in Venice, Italy, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Venetians are bracing for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting new records. Officials are forecasting...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). A man sits on a small boat in a flooded St.Mark square in Venice, Italy, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Venetians are bracing for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting new records. Officials are forecasting...
    Venetians are bracing for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting new records.More
    Venetians are bracing for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting new records.More
  • Iran’s top leader warns ‘thugs’ as protests reach 100 cities

    Iran’s top leader warns ‘thugs’ as protests reach 100 cities

    Sunday, November 17 2019 12:36 AM EST2019-11-17 05:36:47 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 PM EST2019-11-17 21:26:26 GMT
    (Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP). In this picture released by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei attends a meeting with thousands of students in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Nov...(Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP). In this picture released by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei attends a meeting with thousands of students in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Nov...
    (Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP). In this picture released by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei attends a meeting with thousands of students in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Nov...(Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP). In this picture released by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei attends a meeting with thousands of students in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Nov...
    Iranian state TV: Supreme leader backs fuel price hikes, calls those setting fire to public property ‘bandits’.More
    Iranian state TV: Supreme leader backs fuel price hikes, calls those setting fire to public property ‘bandits’.More
  • Czech filmmaker Vojtech Jasny dies at age 93

    Czech filmmaker Vojtech Jasny dies at age 93

    Saturday, November 16 2019 7:56 AM EST2019-11-16 12:56:23 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:16 PM EST2019-11-17 21:16:26 GMT
    (Michal Dolezal/CTK via AP). FILE - In this November 30, 2015, file photo, Vojtech Jasny, Czech film director and scriptwriter, poses for photographers as he receives gold medal of Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (AMU) on the occasion of his 90th ...(Michal Dolezal/CTK via AP). FILE - In this November 30, 2015, file photo, Vojtech Jasny, Czech film director and scriptwriter, poses for photographers as he receives gold medal of Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (AMU) on the occasion of his 90th ...
    (Michal Dolezal/CTK via AP). FILE - In this November 30, 2015, file photo, Vojtech Jasny, Czech film director and scriptwriter, poses for photographers as he receives gold medal of Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (AMU) on the occasion of his 90th ...(Michal Dolezal/CTK via AP). FILE - In this November 30, 2015, file photo, Vojtech Jasny, Czech film director and scriptwriter, poses for photographers as he receives gold medal of Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (AMU) on the occasion of his 90th ...
    Vojtech Jasny, a filmmaker who belonged to the new wave of Czechoslovak cinema in the 1960s, has died at age 93.More
    Vojtech Jasny, a filmmaker who belonged to the new wave of Czechoslovak cinema in the 1960s, has died at age 93.More
  • Venice braces for another exceptional tide, tourists flee

    Venice braces for another exceptional tide, tourists flee

    Sunday, November 17 2019 3:36 AM EST2019-11-17 08:36:53 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 3:56 PM EST2019-11-17 20:56:23 GMT
    (Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma is seen in St. Mark's Square during a solidarity visit to Venice following the exceptional high water that brought the city to its knees, in Venice, northern Italy, Saturday, Nov. 16,...(Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma is seen in St. Mark's Square during a solidarity visit to Venice following the exceptional high water that brought the city to its knees, in Venice, northern Italy, Saturday, Nov. 16,...
    (Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma is seen in St. Mark's Square during a solidarity visit to Venice following the exceptional high water that brought the city to its knees, in Venice, northern Italy, Saturday, Nov. 16,...(Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma is seen in St. Mark's Square during a solidarity visit to Venice following the exceptional high water that brought the city to its knees, in Venice, northern Italy, Saturday, Nov. 16,...
    Venetians are bracing for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting new records.More
    Venetians are bracing for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting new records.More
  • Pope decries that ‘greed of a few’ worsens poverty of others

    Pope decries that ‘greed of a few’ worsens poverty of others

    Sunday, November 17 2019 5:06 AM EST2019-11-17 10:06:11 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 3:16 PM EST2019-11-17 20:16:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis celebrates a Mass in St. Peter Basilica at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Pope Francis is offering several hundred poor people, homeless, migrants, unemployed a lunch on Sunday as he celebrates the Wor...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis celebrates a Mass in St. Peter Basilica at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Pope Francis is offering several hundred poor people, homeless, migrants, unemployed a lunch on Sunday as he celebrates the Wor...
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis celebrates a Mass in St. Peter Basilica at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Pope Francis is offering several hundred poor people, homeless, migrants, unemployed a lunch on Sunday as he celebrates the Wor...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis celebrates a Mass in St. Peter Basilica at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. Pope Francis is offering several hundred poor people, homeless, migrants, unemployed a lunch on Sunday as he celebrates the Wor...
    Pope Francis is decrying that the “greed of a few” wealthy people is compounding the plight of the poor.More
    Pope Francis is decrying that the “greed of a few” wealthy people is compounding the plight of the poor.More
  • The Latest: Hong Kong police launch move on protesters

    The Latest: Hong Kong police launch move on protesters

    Sunday, November 17 2019 5:06 AM EST2019-11-17 10:06:28 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 2:06 PM EST2019-11-17 19:06:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Protestors react as police fire tear gas at Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Protestors react as police fire tear gas at Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Protestors react as police fire tear gas at Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Protestors react as police fire tear gas at Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.
    Protesters have begun retreating inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University after a police tear gas volley from a new direction raised fears they would be caught in a trap outside.More
    Protesters have begun retreating inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University after a police tear gas volley from a new direction raised fears they would be caught in a trap outside.More
  • Algeria kicks off presidential campaign, 5 candidates to run

    Algeria kicks off presidential campaign, 5 candidates to run

    Sunday, November 17 2019 8:56 AM EST2019-11-17 13:56:07 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 12:26 PM EST2019-11-17 17:26:13 GMT
    Algeria’s presidential campaign is officially starting on Sunday with five candidates vying to replace the longtime leader pushed out in April in an ongoing protest movement.More
    Algeria’s presidential campaign is officially starting on Sunday with five candidates vying to replace the longtime leader pushed out in April in an ongoing protest movement.More
  • France’s yellow vests stage new protests for anniversary

    France’s yellow vests stage new protests for anniversary

    Sunday, November 17 2019 8:36 AM EST2019-11-17 13:36:09 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 12:06 PM EST2019-11-17 17:06:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Daniel Cole). A yellow vest protester prepares coffee for fellow protesters in the l'Étoile yellow vests camp after a demonstration at the l'Étoile road toll lanes marking the one year anniversary of the yellow vest movement near Marseille, s...(AP Photo/Daniel Cole). A yellow vest protester prepares coffee for fellow protesters in the l'Étoile yellow vests camp after a demonstration at the l'Étoile road toll lanes marking the one year anniversary of the yellow vest movement near Marseille, s...
    (AP Photo/Daniel Cole). A yellow vest protester prepares coffee for fellow protesters in the l'Étoile yellow vests camp after a demonstration at the l'Étoile road toll lanes marking the one year anniversary of the yellow vest movement near Marseille, s...(AP Photo/Daniel Cole). A yellow vest protester prepares coffee for fellow protesters in the l'Étoile yellow vests camp after a demonstration at the l'Étoile road toll lanes marking the one year anniversary of the yellow vest movement near Marseille, s...
    Yellow vest activists are staging fresh protests across France to mark the birth last year of their movement for economic justice, a day after scuffles between Paris police and activists marred the anniversary.More
    Yellow vest activists are staging fresh protests across France to mark the birth last year of their movement for economic justice, a day after scuffles between Paris police and activists marred the anniversary.More
  • Migrant shot and seriously wounded in Croatia

    Migrant shot and seriously wounded in Croatia

    Sunday, November 17 2019 11:36 AM EST2019-11-17 16:36:12 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 11:36 AM EST2019-11-17 16:36:24 GMT
    A Croatian hospital says a migrant is fighting for his life after being shot Friday by police.More
    A Croatian hospital says a migrant is fighting for his life after being shot Friday by police.More
  • Business chief concerned about UK parties’ economic policies

    Business chief concerned about UK parties’ economic policies

    Sunday, November 17 2019 9:36 AM EST2019-11-17 14:36:08 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 11:26 AM EST2019-11-17 16:26:17 GMT
    A senior British business leader raised concerns about the economic policies of the two main parties in next month’s election, describing 2020 as the most important year in a generation due to uncertainty over...More
    A senior British business leader raised concerns about the economic policies of the two main parties in next month’s election, describing 2020 as the most important year in a generation due to uncertainty over Britain’s departure from the European Union.More
  • Schools closed in New Delhi as air quality dips for 3rd day

    Schools closed in New Delhi as air quality dips for 3rd day

    Thursday, November 14 2019 3:12 AM EST2019-11-14 08:12:37 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 10:26 AM EST2019-11-17 15:26:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manish Swarup). A family covers their face with clothe to save themselves from pollution as they ride on a motorcycle in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. A thick haze of polluted air is hanging over India's capital, with authorities ...(AP Photo/Manish Swarup). A family covers their face with clothe to save themselves from pollution as they ride on a motorcycle in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. A thick haze of polluted air is hanging over India's capital, with authorities ...
    (AP Photo/Manish Swarup). A family covers their face with clothe to save themselves from pollution as they ride on a motorcycle in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. A thick haze of polluted air is hanging over India's capital, with authorities ...(AP Photo/Manish Swarup). A family covers their face with clothe to save themselves from pollution as they ride on a motorcycle in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. A thick haze of polluted air is hanging over India's capital, with authorities ...
    Schools in India’s capital are shut after air quality plunged to a severe category for the third consecutive day, enveloping New Delhi in a thick gray haze of noxious air.More
    Schools in India’s capital are shut after air quality plunged to a severe category for the third consecutive day, enveloping New Delhi in a thick gray haze of noxious air.More
  • Prague museum displays totalitarian-era surveillance tech

    Prague museum displays totalitarian-era surveillance tech

    Saturday, November 16 2019 3:07 AM EST2019-11-16 08:07:23 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 9:06 AM EST2019-11-17 14:06:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). In this picture taken on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, visitors view the exhibition "The Technology in Dictatorships," at the National technical Museum in Prague, Czech Republic. The exhibition, the first of that kind here, marks...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). In this picture taken on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, visitors view the exhibition "The Technology in Dictatorships," at the National technical Museum in Prague, Czech Republic. The exhibition, the first of that kind here, marks...
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). In this picture taken on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, visitors view the exhibition "The Technology in Dictatorships," at the National technical Museum in Prague, Czech Republic. The exhibition, the first of that kind here, marks...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). In this picture taken on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, visitors view the exhibition "The Technology in Dictatorships," at the National technical Museum in Prague, Czech Republic. The exhibition, the first of that kind here, marks...
    A new exhibition at the National Technical Museum in Prague marks the 30th anniversary of the 1989 anti-communist Velvet Revolution by looking back at the surreal repression of a nation and the resistance against it.More
    A new exhibition at the National Technical Museum in Prague marks the 30th anniversary of the 1989 anti-communist Velvet Revolution by looking back at the surreal repression of a nation and the resistance against it.More
  • 2 jets collide after landing in Frankfurt, no one injured

    2 jets collide after landing in Frankfurt, no one injured

    Sunday, November 17 2019 5:36 AM EST2019-11-17 10:36:02 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 8:16 AM EST2019-11-17 13:16:38 GMT
    Authorities say a collision between two passenger jets on the tarmac at Frankfurt Airport has caused damage but left no one injured.More
    Authorities say a collision between two passenger jets on the tarmac at Frankfurt Airport has caused damage but left no one injured.More
  • Bolivian interim leader meets UN envoy amid violence fears

    Bolivian interim leader meets UN envoy amid violence fears

    Saturday, November 16 2019 12:17 AM EST2019-11-16 05:17:18 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 7:56 AM EST2019-11-17 12:56:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Juan Karita). Mourners light candles around coffins of backers of former President Evo Morales that died during clashes with security forces in Sacaba, Bolivia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Bolivian security forces clashed with Morales' backers lea...(AP Photo/Juan Karita). Mourners light candles around coffins of backers of former President Evo Morales that died during clashes with security forces in Sacaba, Bolivia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Bolivian security forces clashed with Morales' backers lea...
    (AP Photo/Juan Karita). Mourners light candles around coffins of backers of former President Evo Morales that died during clashes with security forces in Sacaba, Bolivia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Bolivian security forces clashed with Morales' backers lea...(AP Photo/Juan Karita). Mourners light candles around coffins of backers of former President Evo Morales that died during clashes with security forces in Sacaba, Bolivia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Bolivian security forces clashed with Morales' backers lea...
    Bolivia’s political crisis turned deadly after security forces opened fire on supporters of Evo Morales in a central town, killing at least five people, injuring dozens and threatening the interim government’s...More
    Bolivia’s political crisis turned deadly after security forces opened fire on supporters of Evo Morales in a central town, killing at least five people, injuring dozens and threatening the interim government’s efforts to restore stability.More
  • Merkel party leader: No overhaul of German coalition deal

    Merkel party leader: No overhaul of German coalition deal

    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:56 AM EST2019-11-17 09:56:01 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 5:46 AM EST2019-11-17 10:46:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Defense Minister and chairwomen of the German Christian Democratic party (CDU),  Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, left, and German Health Minister Jens Spahn, right, talk as they arrive for the weekly cabinet meeting at the chan...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Defense Minister and chairwomen of the German Christian Democratic party (CDU), Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, left, and German Health Minister Jens Spahn, right, talk as they arrive for the weekly cabinet meeting at the chan...
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Defense Minister and chairwomen of the German Christian Democratic party (CDU),  Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, left, and German Health Minister Jens Spahn, right, talk as they arrive for the weekly cabinet meeting at the chan...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Defense Minister and chairwomen of the German Christian Democratic party (CDU), Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, left, and German Health Minister Jens Spahn, right, talk as they arrive for the weekly cabinet meeting at the chan...
    The leader of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party is rejecting calls for an overhaul of the accord underpinning Merkel’s often-fractious government.More
    The leader of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party is rejecting calls for an overhaul of the accord underpinning Merkel’s often-fractious government.More
  • Car bomb kills at least 18 in Syrian town held by Turkey

    Car bomb kills at least 18 in Syrian town held by Turkey

    Saturday, November 16 2019 11:36 AM EST2019-11-16 16:36:29 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 5:06 AM EST2019-11-17 10:06:30 GMT
    (Albab City via AP). This photo provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Albab City, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, people check the aftermath of a car bomb exploded in the city of al-Bab, northe...(Albab City via AP). This photo provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Albab City, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, people check the aftermath of a car bomb exploded in the city of al-Bab, northe...
    (Albab City via AP). This photo provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Albab City, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, people check the aftermath of a car bomb exploded in the city of al-Bab, northe...(Albab City via AP). This photo provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Albab City, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, people check the aftermath of a car bomb exploded in the city of al-Bab, northe...
    Syrian opposition activists and Turkey’s Defense Ministry say a car bomb has killed at least 18 in a northern Syrian town controlled by Turkey-backed opposition fighters.More
    Syrian opposition activists and Turkey’s Defense Ministry say a car bomb has killed at least 18 in a northern Syrian town controlled by Turkey-backed opposition fighters.More
  • Myanmar rejects court probe into crimes against Rohingyas

    Myanmar rejects court probe into crimes against Rohingyas

    Saturday, November 16 2019 7:46 PM EST2019-11-17 00:46:41 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 4:26 AM EST2019-11-17 09:26:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file). -FILE- In this Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, file photo members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area. Gambia has filed a case...(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file). -FILE- In this Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, file photo members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area. Gambia has filed a case...
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file). -FILE- In this Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, file photo members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area. Gambia has filed a case...(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file). -FILE- In this Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, file photo members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area. Gambia has filed a case...
    Myanmar's government has rejected the International Criminal Court's decision to allow prosecutors to open an investigation into crimes committed against the Rohingya Muslim minority.More
    Myanmar's government has rejected the International Criminal Court's decision to allow prosecutors to open an investigation into crimes committed against the Rohingya Muslim minority.More
  • Scuffles mar anniversary of birth of yellow vest movement

    Scuffles mar anniversary of birth of yellow vest movement

    Saturday, November 16 2019 4:17 AM EST2019-11-16 09:17:00 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 3:56 AM EST2019-11-17 08:56:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he waits for EU Council President-elect Charles Michel at the Elysee Palace Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 in Paris.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he waits for EU Council President-elect Charles Michel at the Elysee Palace Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 in Paris.
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he waits for EU Council President-elect Charles Michel at the Elysee Palace Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 in Paris.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he waits for EU Council President-elect Charles Michel at the Elysee Palace Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 in Paris.
    Police are deployed around key sites in Paris as France’s yellow vest protesters prepare to mark the first anniversary of their sometimes-violent movement for economic justice.More
    Police are deployed around key sites in Paris as France’s yellow vest protesters prepare to mark the first anniversary of their sometimes-violent movement for economic justice.More
  • Young Venetians volunteer after flood of their lifetimes

    Young Venetians volunteer after flood of their lifetimes

    Saturday, November 16 2019 12:56 PM EST2019-11-16 17:56:34 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 3:37 AM EST2019-11-17 08:37:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Music books are placed to dry at the first floor of Venice Conservatory after being recovered from ground floor, Italy, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. High tidal waters returned to Venice on Saturday, four days after the city experienc...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Music books are placed to dry at the first floor of Venice Conservatory after being recovered from ground floor, Italy, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. High tidal waters returned to Venice on Saturday, four days after the city experienc...
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Music books are placed to dry at the first floor of Venice Conservatory after being recovered from ground floor, Italy, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. High tidal waters returned to Venice on Saturday, four days after the city experienc...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Music books are placed to dry at the first floor of Venice Conservatory after being recovered from ground floor, Italy, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. High tidal waters returned to Venice on Saturday, four days after the city experienc...
    As soon as waters receded from this week’s devastating flood, about 50 young Venetians wearing rubber boots and gripped by a sense of determination showed up at the city’s Music Conservatory to help save precious...More
    As soon as waters receded from this week’s devastating flood, about 50 young Venetians wearing rubber boots and gripped by a sense of determination showed up at the city’s Music Conservatory to help save precious manuscripts.More
  • Protests grip major Iran cities over gas prices; 1 killed

    Protests grip major Iran cities over gas prices; 1 killed

    Friday, November 15 2019 9:07 PM EST2019-11-16 02:07:13 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 2:26 AM EST2019-11-17 07:26:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi). Vehicles queue to enter a gas station in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Authorities have imposed rationing and increased the prices of fuel. The decision came following months of speculations about possible rationing afte...(AP Photo/Vahid Salemi). Vehicles queue to enter a gas station in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Authorities have imposed rationing and increased the prices of fuel. The decision came following months of speculations about possible rationing afte...
    (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi). Vehicles queue to enter a gas station in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Authorities have imposed rationing and increased the prices of fuel. The decision came following months of speculations about possible rationing afte...(AP Photo/Vahid Salemi). Vehicles queue to enter a gas station in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Authorities have imposed rationing and increased the prices of fuel. The decision came following months of speculations about possible rationing afte...
    Protests hit several major cities in Iran over the government cutting back on gasoline subsidies and increasing costs by 50%.More
    Protests hit several major cities in Iran over the government cutting back on gasoline subsidies and increasing costs by 50%.More
  • Doctors: Warmer world is unhealthier place for children

    Doctors: Warmer world is unhealthier place for children

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 6:42 PM EST2019-11-13 23:42:25 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 1:27 AM EST2019-11-17 06:27:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). In this Aug. 20, 2019 file photo, a relative embraces a young patient receiving treatment for dengue at the University School Hospital in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. In an international report released on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). In this Aug. 20, 2019 file photo, a relative embraces a young patient receiving treatment for dengue at the University School Hospital in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. In an international report released on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019...
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). In this Aug. 20, 2019 file photo, a relative embraces a young patient receiving treatment for dengue at the University School Hospital in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. In an international report released on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). In this Aug. 20, 2019 file photo, a relative embraces a young patient receiving treatment for dengue at the University School Hospital in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. In an international report released on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019...
    Doctors are warning that children are being born into a warming world that may bring them more health problems.More
    Doctors are warning that children are being born into a warming world that may bring them more health problems.More
  • Italy declares state of emergency in Venice after high tides

    Italy declares state of emergency in Venice after high tides

    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:12 AM EST2019-11-14 14:12:10 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 1:27 AM EST2019-11-17 06:27:04 GMT
    (Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). A woman jumps over a puddle during cleaning following a flooding in Venice, Italy, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. The worst flooding in Venice in more than 50 years has prompted calls to better protect the historic city from risi...(Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). A woman jumps over a puddle during cleaning following a flooding in Venice, Italy, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. The worst flooding in Venice in more than 50 years has prompted calls to better protect the historic city from risi...
    (Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). A woman jumps over a puddle during cleaning following a flooding in Venice, Italy, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. The worst flooding in Venice in more than 50 years has prompted calls to better protect the historic city from risi...(Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). A woman jumps over a puddle during cleaning following a flooding in Venice, Italy, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. The worst flooding in Venice in more than 50 years has prompted calls to better protect the historic city from risi...
    Italy's government is set to declare a state of emergency in flood-ravaged Venice, to swiftly secure the historic city funds to repair damage from the highest tide in 50 years.More
    Italy's government is set to declare a state of emergency in flood-ravaged Venice, to swiftly secure the historic city funds to repair damage from the highest tide in 50 years.More
  • Muslim voters attacked in Sri Lanka presidential election

    Muslim voters attacked in Sri Lanka presidential election

    Friday, November 15 2019 9:07 PM EST2019-11-16 02:07:15 GMT
    Sunday, November 17 2019 12:47 AM EST2019-11-17 05:47:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Sri Lankan police officers and polling workers prepare to leave for their respective polling stations with materials outside a material distribution center in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Worries about Islam...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Sri Lankan police officers and polling workers prepare to leave for their respective polling stations with materials outside a material distribution center in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Worries about Islam...
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Sri Lankan police officers and polling workers prepare to leave for their respective polling stations with materials outside a material distribution center in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Worries about Islam...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Sri Lankan police officers and polling workers prepare to leave for their respective polling stations with materials outside a material distribution center in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Worries about Islam...
    Polls have opened in Sri Lanka’s presidential election after weeks of campaigning that largely focused on national security and religious extremism in the backdrop of the deadly Islamic State-inspired suicide bomb...More
    Polls have opened in Sri Lanka’s presidential election after weeks of campaigning that largely focused on national security and religious extremism in the backdrop of the deadly Islamic State-inspired suicide bomb attacks last Easter Sunday.More
  • Chinese troops join Hong Kong cleanup as protesters retreat

    Chinese troops join Hong Kong cleanup as protesters retreat

    Friday, November 15 2019 11:07 PM EST2019-11-16 04:07:18 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 8:37 PM EST2019-11-17 01:37:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File). In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, file photo, protesters move bricks as they barricade a road near the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong. Protesters who barricaded themselves inside Hong Kong’s universities have ...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File). In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, file photo, protesters move bricks as they barricade a road near the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong. Protesters who barricaded themselves inside Hong Kong’s universities have ...
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File). In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, file photo, protesters move bricks as they barricade a road near the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong. Protesters who barricaded themselves inside Hong Kong’s universities have ...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File). In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, file photo, protesters move bricks as they barricade a road near the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong. Protesters who barricaded themselves inside Hong Kong’s universities have ...
    Rebellious students and anti-government protesters abandon their occupation of at least one major Hong Kong university after a near weeklong siege by police.More
    Rebellious students and anti-government protesters abandon their occupation of at least one major Hong Kong university after a near weeklong siege by police.More
  • St. Mark's Square reopens in Venice, but water remains high

    St. Mark's Square reopens in Venice, but water remains high

    Saturday, November 16 2019 6:16 AM EST2019-11-16 11:16:21 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 7:37 PM EST2019-11-17 00:37:07 GMT
    (Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). A woman tries to cross a flooded street as people walk on a trestle bridge during high water, in Venice, northern Italy, Nov. 15, 2019.(Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). A woman tries to cross a flooded street as people walk on a trestle bridge during high water, in Venice, northern Italy, Nov. 15, 2019.
    (Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). A woman tries to cross a flooded street as people walk on a trestle bridge during high water, in Venice, northern Italy, Nov. 15, 2019.(Andrea Merola/ANSA via AP). A woman tries to cross a flooded street as people walk on a trestle bridge during high water, in Venice, northern Italy, Nov. 15, 2019.
    Tourists and residents have been allowed back into St. Mark’s Square in Venice, a day after it was closed due to exceptionally high tidal waters that swept through most of the lagoon city’s already devastated center.More
    Tourists and residents have been allowed back into St. Mark’s Square in Venice, a day after it was closed due to exceptionally high tidal waters that swept through most of the lagoon city’s already devastated center.More
  • Czechs use anniversary of Velvet Revolution to pressure PM

    Czechs use anniversary of Velvet Revolution to pressure PM

    Saturday, November 16 2019 9:16 AM EST2019-11-16 14:16:26 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 5:16 PM EST2019-11-16 22:16:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). People take part in a large anti-government protest in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). People take part in a large anti-government protest in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). People take part in a large anti-government protest in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019.(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). People take part in a large anti-government protest in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019.
    Czechs have gathered on the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution that brought an end to decades of communist rule in the country to urge Prime Minister Andrej Babis to resign.More
    Czechs have gathered on the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution that brought an end to decades of communist rule in the country to urge Prime Minister Andrej Babis to resign.More
  • Prince Andrew again denies having sex with Epstein victim

    Prince Andrew again denies having sex with Epstein victim

    Friday, November 15 2019 5:07 PM EST2019-11-15 22:07:09 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 4:47 PM EST2019-11-16 21:47:08 GMT
    Prince Andrew is again pushing back on claims he had sex with a woman who says Jeffrey Epstein trafficked her to several prominent men when she was a teenager.More
    Prince Andrew is again pushing back on claims he had sex with a woman who says Jeffrey Epstein trafficked her to several prominent men when she was a teenager.More
  • Last survivor of the Hindenburg disaster dies at age 90

    Last survivor of the Hindenburg disaster dies at age 90

    Friday, November 15 2019 5:37 PM EST2019-11-15 22:37:08 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 4:16 PM EST2019-11-16 21:16:53 GMT
    The last remaining survivor of Hindenburg disaster has died.More
    The last remaining survivor of Hindenburg disaster has died.More
  • Israel strikes Hamas targets after 2 rockets fired from Gaza

    Israel strikes Hamas targets after 2 rockets fired from Gaza

    Friday, November 15 2019 7:57 PM EST2019-11-16 00:57:11 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 1:07 PM EST2019-11-16 18:07:05 GMT
    Israel says its missile defenses have intercepted two rockets fired from the Gaza Strip.More
    Israel says its missile defenses have intercepted two rockets fired from the Gaza Strip.More
  • Dutch version of St. Nicholas has controversial sidekick

    Dutch version of St. Nicholas has controversial sidekick

    Saturday, November 16 2019 5:26 AM EST2019-11-16 10:26:21 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 10:56 AM EST2019-11-16 15:56:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File). -FILE- In this Saturday Nov. 16, 2013, image The Dutch version of Santa Claus, Sinterklaas, or Saint Nicholas, and his blackface sidekicks "Zwarte Piet" or "Black Pete" arrive by steamboat in Hoorn, north-western Netherla...(AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File). -FILE- In this Saturday Nov. 16, 2013, image The Dutch version of Santa Claus, Sinterklaas, or Saint Nicholas, and his blackface sidekicks "Zwarte Piet" or "Black Pete" arrive by steamboat in Hoorn, north-western Netherla...
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File). -FILE- In this Saturday Nov. 16, 2013, image The Dutch version of Santa Claus, Sinterklaas, or Saint Nicholas, and his blackface sidekicks "Zwarte Piet" or "Black Pete" arrive by steamboat in Hoorn, north-western Netherla...(AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File). -FILE- In this Saturday Nov. 16, 2013, image The Dutch version of Santa Claus, Sinterklaas, or Saint Nicholas, and his blackface sidekicks "Zwarte Piet" or "Black Pete" arrive by steamboat in Hoorn, north-western Netherla...
    The Dutch version of St. Nicholas is due to arrive in the Netherlands in an annual children’s party that has become the backdrop for increasingly acrimonious confrontations between supporters and opponents of his...More
    The Dutch version of St. Nicholas is due to arrive in the Netherlands in an annual children’s party that has become the backdrop for increasingly acrimonious confrontations between supporters and opponents of his sidekick, Black Pete.More
  • UK’s Labour Party hammering out election platform

    UK’s Labour Party hammering out election platform

    Saturday, November 16 2019 6:36 AM EST2019-11-16 11:36:23 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 10:16 AM EST2019-11-16 15:16:34 GMT
    London’s Metropolitan police say they are investigating allegations that Brexit Party candidates were offered jobs or peerages if they would agree not to run against Conservative candidates in next month’s election.More
    London’s Metropolitan police say they are investigating allegations that Brexit Party candidates were offered jobs or peerages if they would agree not to run against Conservative candidates in next month’s election.More
  • Pope urges ‘prudent’ choices as hospital weathers new storm

    Pope urges ‘prudent’ choices as hospital weathers new storm

    Saturday, November 16 2019 8:56 AM EST2019-11-16 13:56:28 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 9:06 AM EST2019-11-16 14:06:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis holds a drawing by a child in the Paul VI Hall during an audience with Baby Jesus children hospital, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis holds a drawing by a child in the Paul VI Hall during an audience with Baby Jesus children hospital, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis holds a drawing by a child in the Paul VI Hall during an audience with Baby Jesus children hospital, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis holds a drawing by a child in the Paul VI Hall during an audience with Baby Jesus children hospital, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2019.
    Pope Francis has urged the Vatican’s pediatric hospital take “prudent” choices as it expands to welcome more patients, after a new investment scandal led to the ouster of a top manager.More
    Pope Francis has urged the Vatican’s pediatric hospital take “prudent” choices as it expands to welcome more patients, after a new investment scandal led to the ouster of a top manager.More
  • Chinese students head to mainland, fleeing Hong Kong unrest

    Chinese students head to mainland, fleeing Hong Kong unrest

    Saturday, November 16 2019 6:26 AM EST2019-11-16 11:26:21 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 7:46 AM EST2019-11-16 12:46:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yanan Wang). In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 photo, the flag of China's Communist Youth League is seen on a sign at the entrance of a youth hostel that is offering free temporary lodging to mainland Chinese students enrolled in Hong Kong Scho...(AP Photo/Yanan Wang). In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 photo, the flag of China's Communist Youth League is seen on a sign at the entrance of a youth hostel that is offering free temporary lodging to mainland Chinese students enrolled in Hong Kong Scho...
    (AP Photo/Yanan Wang). In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 photo, the flag of China's Communist Youth League is seen on a sign at the entrance of a youth hostel that is offering free temporary lodging to mainland Chinese students enrolled in Hong Kong Scho...(AP Photo/Yanan Wang). In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 photo, the flag of China's Communist Youth League is seen on a sign at the entrance of a youth hostel that is offering free temporary lodging to mainland Chinese students enrolled in Hong Kong Scho...
    Hundreds of Chinese students in Hong Kong have retreat across the border to the mainland city of Shenzhen.More
    Hundreds of Chinese students in Hong Kong have retreat across the border to the mainland city of Shenzhen.More
  • Fire in student apartment block raises Grenfell parallels

    Fire in student apartment block raises Grenfell parallels

    Saturday, November 16 2019 7:36 AM EST2019-11-16 12:36:24 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 7:36 AM EST2019-11-16 12:36:56 GMT
    (Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Fire fighters at the scene of a major fire at a student residential building in Bolton, England, late Friday Nov. 15, 2019.  Fire crews tackled the large blaze described by an eye witness as "crawling up the cladding" of a stud...(Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Fire fighters at the scene of a major fire at a student residential building in Bolton, England, late Friday Nov. 15, 2019. Fire crews tackled the large blaze described by an eye witness as "crawling up the cladding" of a stud...
    (Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Fire fighters at the scene of a major fire at a student residential building in Bolton, England, late Friday Nov. 15, 2019.  Fire crews tackled the large blaze described by an eye witness as "crawling up the cladding" of a stud...(Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Fire fighters at the scene of a major fire at a student residential building in Bolton, England, late Friday Nov. 15, 2019. Fire crews tackled the large blaze described by an eye witness as "crawling up the cladding" of a stud...
    A fire that swept through a six-story student apartment building in northern England has raised concerns that authorities failed to learn the lessons of the 2017 Grenfell Tower disaster in which 72 people died.More
    A fire that swept through a six-story student apartment building in northern England has raised concerns that authorities failed to learn the lessons of the 2017 Grenfell Tower disaster in which 72 people died.More
  • Historic flooding highlights Venice’s vulnerability

    Historic flooding highlights Venice’s vulnerability

    Friday, November 15 2019 1:37 PM EST2019-11-15 18:37:04 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 6:46 AM EST2019-11-16 11:46:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). A man holds up a phone during a video call to show a a flooded alley outside a shop, in Venice, Italy, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Exceptionally high tidal waters returned to Venice on Friday, prompting the mayor to close the iconic S...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). A man holds up a phone during a video call to show a a flooded alley outside a shop, in Venice, Italy, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Exceptionally high tidal waters returned to Venice on Friday, prompting the mayor to close the iconic S...
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). A man holds up a phone during a video call to show a a flooded alley outside a shop, in Venice, Italy, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Exceptionally high tidal waters returned to Venice on Friday, prompting the mayor to close the iconic S...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). A man holds up a phone during a video call to show a a flooded alley outside a shop, in Venice, Italy, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Exceptionally high tidal waters returned to Venice on Friday, prompting the mayor to close the iconic S...
    The historic lagoon city of Venice exists on the edge of a double threat: As it sinks, the seas rise.More
    The historic lagoon city of Venice exists on the edge of a double threat: As it sinks, the seas rise.More
  • Germany arrests woman, accused of joining IS, on return home

    Germany arrests woman, accused of joining IS, on return home

    Saturday, November 16 2019 4:27 AM EST2019-11-16 09:27:00 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 4:47 AM EST2019-11-16 09:47:34 GMT
    A German woman accused of joining the Islamic State group in Syria and marrying an IS fighter has been arrested on arrival in Germany.More
    A German woman accused of joining the Islamic State group in Syria and marrying an IS fighter has been arrested on arrival in Germany.More
  • Vatican youth seminary scandal grows with new abuse claims

    Vatican youth seminary scandal grows with new abuse claims

    Saturday, November 16 2019 2:27 AM EST2019-11-16 07:27:21 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 4:27 AM EST2019-11-16 09:27:12 GMT
    A scandal over alleged sexual molestation and abuse at the Vatican’s youth seminary is growing, with more former papal altar boys alleging inappropriate behavior by priests inside the Vatican walls.More
    A scandal over alleged sexual molestation and abuse at the Vatican’s youth seminary is growing, with more former papal altar boys alleging inappropriate behavior by priests inside the Vatican walls.More
  • High tides surge through Venice, locals rush to protect art

    High tides surge through Venice, locals rush to protect art

    Friday, November 15 2019 4:22 AM EST2019-11-15 09:22:01 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 4:07 AM EST2019-11-16 09:07:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). People use trestle bridges to walk in a flooded St. Mark's Square at Venice, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.The high-water mark hit 187 centimeters (74 inches) late Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, meaning more than 85% of the city was flooded. Th...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). People use trestle bridges to walk in a flooded St. Mark's Square at Venice, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.The high-water mark hit 187 centimeters (74 inches) late Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, meaning more than 85% of the city was flooded. Th...
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). People use trestle bridges to walk in a flooded St. Mark's Square at Venice, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.The high-water mark hit 187 centimeters (74 inches) late Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, meaning more than 85% of the city was flooded. Th...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). People use trestle bridges to walk in a flooded St. Mark's Square at Venice, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.The high-water mark hit 187 centimeters (74 inches) late Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, meaning more than 85% of the city was flooded. Th...
    Waters are rising in Venice where the tide is reaching exceptional levels just three days after the Italian lagoon city experienced its worst flooding in more than 50 years.More
    Waters are rising in Venice where the tide is reaching exceptional levels just three days after the Italian lagoon city experienced its worst flooding in more than 50 years.More
  • Serbia’s president hospitalized with cardiovascular problems

    Serbia’s president hospitalized with cardiovascular problems

    Saturday, November 16 2019 2:47 AM EST2019-11-16 07:47:22 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 2:47 AM EST2019-11-16 07:47:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic talks for the media during a joint news conference, following the Western Balkan leaders' meeting in the southwestern town of Ohrid, North Macedonia, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Western Balkan ...(AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic talks for the media during a joint news conference, following the Western Balkan leaders' meeting in the southwestern town of Ohrid, North Macedonia, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Western Balkan ...
    (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic talks for the media during a joint news conference, following the Western Balkan leaders' meeting in the southwestern town of Ohrid, North Macedonia, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Western Balkan ...(AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic talks for the media during a joint news conference, following the Western Balkan leaders' meeting in the southwestern town of Ohrid, North Macedonia, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Western Balkan ...
    The office of Serbia’s president says he has been hospitalized with cardiovascular problems.More
    The office of Serbia’s president says he has been hospitalized with cardiovascular problems.More
  • Chinese swimming star defends failure to take doping test

    Chinese swimming star defends failure to take doping test

    Friday, November 15 2019 5:42 AM EST2019-11-15 10:42:03 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 2:27 AM EST2019-11-16 07:27:47 GMT
    (Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP). Swimmer Sun Yang, right, from China, arrives for a  public hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Montreux, Switzerland, Friday, Nov. 15 2019. One of China's biggest Olympic stars and three-time g...(Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP). Swimmer Sun Yang, right, from China, arrives for a public hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Montreux, Switzerland, Friday, Nov. 15 2019. One of China's biggest Olympic stars and three-time g...
    (Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP). Swimmer Sun Yang, right, from China, arrives for a  public hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Montreux, Switzerland, Friday, Nov. 15 2019. One of China's biggest Olympic stars and three-time g...(Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP). Swimmer Sun Yang, right, from China, arrives for a public hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Montreux, Switzerland, Friday, Nov. 15 2019. One of China's biggest Olympic stars and three-time g...
    A blockbuster doping case got lost in translation with Chinese swimmer Sun Yang on the stand.More
    A blockbuster doping case got lost in translation with Chinese swimmer Sun Yang on the stand.More
  • 5 protesters dead in violence over key Baghdad squares

    5 protesters dead in violence over key Baghdad squares

    Friday, November 15 2019 10:32 AM EST2019-11-15 15:32:13 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 2:07 AM EST2019-11-16 07:07:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed). Riot police fire tear gas during clashes between Iraqi security forces and anti-Government protesters in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed). Riot police fire tear gas during clashes between Iraqi security forces and anti-Government protesters in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed). Riot police fire tear gas during clashes between Iraqi security forces and anti-Government protesters in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed). Riot police fire tear gas during clashes between Iraqi security forces and anti-Government protesters in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
    Security forces fired live rounds and tear gas at anti-government protesters in a central Baghdad square Friday in bloody confrontations that continued despite an influential Shiite religious leader’s call for calm.More
    Security forces fired live rounds and tear gas at anti-government protesters in a central Baghdad square Friday in bloody confrontations that continued despite an influential Shiite religious leader’s call for calm.More
  • Bolivia: 5 dead in clashes challenging interim government

    Bolivia: 5 dead in clashes challenging interim government

    Friday, November 15 2019 12:52 AM EST2019-11-15 05:52:33 GMT
    Saturday, November 16 2019 12:07 AM EST2019-11-16 05:07:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police take cover behind their shields during a march of supporters of former President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Morales resigned and flew to Mexico under military pressure following massive...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police take cover behind their shields during a march of supporters of former President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Morales resigned and flew to Mexico under military pressure following massive...
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police take cover behind their shields during a march of supporters of former President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Morales resigned and flew to Mexico under military pressure following massive...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police take cover behind their shields during a march of supporters of former President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Morales resigned and flew to Mexico under military pressure following massive...
    Bolivia’s interim leader said Evo Morales can’t run as a candidate in any new elections, even as the ousted leader contended he is in fact still the president of the Andean country since its Legislative Assembly...More
    Bolivia’s interim leader said Evo Morales can’t run as a candidate in any new elections, even as the ousted leader contended he is in fact still the president of the Andean country since its Legislative Assembly has yet to accept his resignation.More
  • Venezuelan opposition party says armed men raid its office

    Venezuelan opposition party says armed men raid its office

    Friday, November 15 2019 7:07 PM EST2019-11-16 00:07:10 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 11:07 PM EST2019-11-16 04:07:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido speaks during a citizen's meeting in in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Guaido is calling people across the crisis-torn nation to f...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido speaks during a citizen's meeting in in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Guaido is calling people across the crisis-torn nation to f...
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido speaks during a citizen's meeting in in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Guaido is calling people across the crisis-torn nation to f...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido speaks during a citizen's meeting in in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Guaido is calling people across the crisis-torn nation to f...
    A leading opposition party in Venezuela says a group of unidentified armed officers with covered faces raided their headquarters with staffers inside raising tensions the night before a nationwide protest against...More
    A leading opposition party in Venezuela says a group of unidentified armed officers with covered faces raided their headquarters with staffers inside raising tensions the night before a nationwide protest against President Nicolás Maduro.More
  • Party time: Finland into its first major soccer tournament

    Party time: Finland into its first major soccer tournament

    Friday, November 15 2019 2:07 PM EST2019-11-15 19:07:02 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 9:37 PM EST2019-11-16 02:37:57 GMT
    (Martti Kainuleinen/Lehtikuva via AP). Teemu Pukki of Finland, right, celebrates his goal during the Euro 2020 Group J qualifying soccer match between Finland and Liechtenstein in Helsinki, Finland, on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.(Martti Kainuleinen/Lehtikuva via AP). Teemu Pukki of Finland, right, celebrates his goal during the Euro 2020 Group J qualifying soccer match between Finland and Liechtenstein in Helsinki, Finland, on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.
    (Martti Kainuleinen/Lehtikuva via AP). Teemu Pukki of Finland, right, celebrates his goal during the Euro 2020 Group J qualifying soccer match between Finland and Liechtenstein in Helsinki, Finland, on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.(Martti Kainuleinen/Lehtikuva via AP). Teemu Pukki of Finland, right, celebrates his goal during the Euro 2020 Group J qualifying soccer match between Finland and Liechtenstein in Helsinki, Finland, on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.
    A party decades in the making finally erupted in Finland on Friday after its national team qualified for a major soccer tournament for the first time.More
    A party decades in the making finally erupted in Finland on Friday after its national team qualified for a major soccer tournament for the first time.More
  • The Latest: Bolivia hospital director: 5 killed in clashes

    The Latest: Bolivia hospital director: 5 killed in clashes

    Friday, November 15 2019 11:43 AM EST2019-11-15 16:43:22 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 9:07 PM EST2019-11-16 02:07:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Bolivia's interim President Jeanine Anez looks up during a press conference in La Paz, Bolivia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Anez, a Senate deputy leader who claimed the interim presidency, is moving to establish authority in th...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Bolivia's interim President Jeanine Anez looks up during a press conference in La Paz, Bolivia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Anez, a Senate deputy leader who claimed the interim presidency, is moving to establish authority in th...
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Bolivia's interim President Jeanine Anez looks up during a press conference in La Paz, Bolivia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Anez, a Senate deputy leader who claimed the interim presidency, is moving to establish authority in th...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Bolivia's interim President Jeanine Anez looks up during a press conference in La Paz, Bolivia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Anez, a Senate deputy leader who claimed the interim presidency, is moving to establish authority in th...
    Bolivia’s interim leader says Evo Morales will have to “answer to justice for electoral fraud” if he returns home.More
    Bolivia’s interim leader says Evo Morales will have to “answer to justice for electoral fraud” if he returns home.More
  • Free broadband? UK Labour Party promises nationalization

    Free broadband? UK Labour Party promises nationalization

    Friday, November 15 2019 7:12 AM EST2019-11-15 12:12:05 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 8:47 PM EST2019-11-16 01:47:36 GMT
    (Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and Shadow Minister for Climate Justice Danielle Rowley visit the National Mining Museum at the former Lady Victoria Colliery in  Newtongrange, Scotland, Thursday Nov, 14, 2019, on th...(Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and Shadow Minister for Climate Justice Danielle Rowley visit the National Mining Museum at the former Lady Victoria Colliery in Newtongrange, Scotland, Thursday Nov, 14, 2019, on th...
    (Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and Shadow Minister for Climate Justice Danielle Rowley visit the National Mining Museum at the former Lady Victoria Colliery in  Newtongrange, Scotland, Thursday Nov, 14, 2019, on th...(Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn and Shadow Minister for Climate Justice Danielle Rowley visit the National Mining Museum at the former Lady Victoria Colliery in Newtongrange, Scotland, Thursday Nov, 14, 2019, on th...
    The British Labour Party is expanding its plan for public ownership of big industries.More
    The British Labour Party is expanding its plan for public ownership of big industries.More
  • Israel says it has completed Gaza strikes after rocket fire

    Israel says it has completed Gaza strikes after rocket fire

    Friday, November 15 2019 2:22 AM EST2019-11-15 07:22:34 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 7:48 PM EST2019-11-16 00:48:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian boy walks through a hole in a wall of a destroyed house following overnight Israeli missile strikes, in the town of Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian boy walks through a hole in a wall of a destroyed house following overnight Israeli missile strikes, in the town of Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian boy walks through a hole in a wall of a destroyed house following overnight Israeli missile strikes, in the town of Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian boy walks through a hole in a wall of a destroyed house following overnight Israeli missile strikes, in the town of Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
    Israel says it’s completed a series of airstrikes on targets linked to Islamic Jihad in Gaza after rocket fire.More
    Israel says it’s completed a series of airstrikes on targets linked to Islamic Jihad in Gaza after rocket fire.More
  • Esper says S Korea wealthy enough to pay more for US troops

    Esper says S Korea wealthy enough to pay more for US troops

    Friday, November 15 2019 1:02 AM EST2019-11-15 06:02:34 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 7:27 PM EST2019-11-16 00:27:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper, right, talks with South Korean Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo upon his arrival for the 51st Security Consultative Meeting (SCM) at Defense Ministry in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 15, 20...(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper, right, talks with South Korean Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo upon his arrival for the 51st Security Consultative Meeting (SCM) at Defense Ministry in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 15, 20...
    (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper, right, talks with South Korean Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo upon his arrival for the 51st Security Consultative Meeting (SCM) at Defense Ministry in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 15, 20...(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man). U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper, right, talks with South Korean Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo upon his arrival for the 51st Security Consultative Meeting (SCM) at Defense Ministry in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 15, 20...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper says South Korea is wealthy enough to pay a bigger share of the cost of having U.S. troops on its soil.More
    U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper says South Korea is wealthy enough to pay a bigger share of the cost of having U.S. troops on its soil.More
  • Santa Claus back at work in Germany answering Christmas mail

    Santa Claus back at work in Germany answering Christmas mail

    Thursday, November 14 2019 7:32 AM EST2019-11-14 12:32:07 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 5:38 PM EST2019-11-15 22:38:03 GMT
    (Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). A man dressed as Santa Claus is welcomed by children during the opening of the most famous German Christmas mail office in the small village of Himmelpfort (Heaven's Door) north of Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. S...(Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). A man dressed as Santa Claus is welcomed by children during the opening of the most famous German Christmas mail office in the small village of Himmelpfort (Heaven's Door) north of Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. S...
    (Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). A man dressed as Santa Claus is welcomed by children during the opening of the most famous German Christmas mail office in the small village of Himmelpfort (Heaven's Door) north of Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. S...(Soeren Stache/dpa via AP). A man dressed as Santa Claus is welcomed by children during the opening of the most famous German Christmas mail office in the small village of Himmelpfort (Heaven's Door) north of Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. S...
    Santa Claus is at it again, answering thousands of Christmas letters from children around the world at a special post office in the northern German town of Himmelpfort.More
    Santa Claus is at it again, answering thousands of Christmas letters from children around the world at a special post office in the northern German town of Himmelpfort.More
  • Sweden rejects Chinese criticism of press freedom prize

    Sweden rejects Chinese criticism of press freedom prize

    Friday, November 15 2019 2:07 PM EST2019-11-15 19:07:03 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 5:37 PM EST2019-11-15 22:37:35 GMT
    Sweden has rejected criticism by the Chinese ambassador of the culture minister’s participation in the awarding of a press freedom prize to a publisher detained in China.More
    Sweden has rejected criticism by the Chinese ambassador of the culture minister’s participation in the awarding of a press freedom prize to a publisher detained in China.More
  • Report: Hurricane Dorian inflicted $3.4B losses on Bahamas

    Report: Hurricane Dorian inflicted $3.4B losses on Bahamas

    Friday, November 15 2019 4:57 PM EST2019-11-15 21:57:07 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 5:27 PM EST2019-11-15 22:27:51 GMT
    A new report says Hurricane Dorian inflicted losses of about $3.4 billion on the Bahamas, an amount equal to one-quarter of the Caribbean country’s GDP.More
    A new report says Hurricane Dorian inflicted losses of about $3.4 billion on the Bahamas, an amount equal to one-quarter of the Caribbean country’s GDP.More
  • Tropical Storm Raymond forms in Pacific off western Mexico

    Tropical Storm Raymond forms in Pacific off western Mexico

    Friday, November 15 2019 4:07 PM EST2019-11-15 21:07:08 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 5:17 PM EST2019-11-15 22:17:49 GMT
    Tropical Storm Raymond has formed in the eastern Pacific off Mexico and is forecast to head in the direction of the resort-studded tip of the Baja California Peninsula.More
    Tropical Storm Raymond has formed in the eastern Pacific off Mexico and is forecast to head in the direction of the resort-studded tip of the Baja California Peninsula.More
  • Hong Kong protesters issue demands, begin leaving university

    Hong Kong protesters issue demands, begin leaving university

    Thursday, November 14 2019 10:12 PM EST2019-11-15 03:12:31 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 5:07 PM EST2019-11-15 22:07:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). Students from Kazakhstan prepare to leave the Chinese University of Hong Kong to head home to their country in the early hours of Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 in Hong Kong. University students from mainland China and other countries ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). Students from Kazakhstan prepare to leave the Chinese University of Hong Kong to head home to their country in the early hours of Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 in Hong Kong. University students from mainland China and other countries ...
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). Students from Kazakhstan prepare to leave the Chinese University of Hong Kong to head home to their country in the early hours of Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 in Hong Kong. University students from mainland China and other countries ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). Students from Kazakhstan prepare to leave the Chinese University of Hong Kong to head home to their country in the early hours of Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 in Hong Kong. University students from mainland China and other countries ...
    Protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university have partially cleared a road they were blocking and demanded the government commit to holding local elections on Nov. 24.More
    Protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university have partially cleared a road they were blocking and demanded the government commit to holding local elections on Nov. 24.More
  • Rights group: Bosnian migrant camp “dangerous and inhumane”

    Rights group: Bosnian migrant camp “dangerous and inhumane”

    Friday, November 15 2019 6:22 AM EST2019-11-15 11:22:05 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 5:07 PM EST2019-11-15 22:07:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). Migrants pray in the Vucjak refugee camp outside Bihac, northwestern Bosnia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. The European Union’s top migration official has joined the calls for the closure of a migrant camp in Bosnia set up on a for...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). Migrants pray in the Vucjak refugee camp outside Bihac, northwestern Bosnia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. The European Union’s top migration official has joined the calls for the closure of a migrant camp in Bosnia set up on a for...
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). Migrants pray in the Vucjak refugee camp outside Bihac, northwestern Bosnia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. The European Union’s top migration official has joined the calls for the closure of a migrant camp in Bosnia set up on a for...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). Migrants pray in the Vucjak refugee camp outside Bihac, northwestern Bosnia, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. The European Union’s top migration official has joined the calls for the closure of a migrant camp in Bosnia set up on a for...
    A prominent human rights group is warning that migrants trying to reach Western Europe are living in “dangerously cold and harsh conditions” in Bosnia where tensions have mounted over the influx of thousands of...More
    A prominent human rights group is warning that migrants trying to reach Western Europe are living in “dangerously cold and harsh conditions” in Bosnia where tensions have mounted over the influx of thousands of people fleeing war and poverty.More
  • Leaders of Russia, Ukraine to meet to discuss conflict

    Leaders of Russia, Ukraine to meet to discuss conflict

    Friday, November 15 2019 10:52 AM EST2019-11-15 15:52:11 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 4:27 PM EST2019-11-15 21:27:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he waits for EU Council President-elect Charles Michel at the Elysee Palace Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 in Paris.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he waits for EU Council President-elect Charles Michel at the Elysee Palace Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 in Paris.
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he waits for EU Council President-elect Charles Michel at the Elysee Palace Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 in Paris.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he waits for EU Council President-elect Charles Michel at the Elysee Palace Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 in Paris.
    The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France will meet in Paris on Dec. 9 to try to seek a settlement for the five-year conflict in eastern Ukraine that has killed 13,000 people.More
    The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France will meet in Paris on Dec. 9 to try to seek a settlement for the five-year conflict in eastern Ukraine that has killed 13,000 people.More
  • Be careful out there: UK police warn candidates about safety

    Be careful out there: UK police warn candidates about safety

    Friday, November 15 2019 7:12 AM EST2019-11-15 12:12:08 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 4:07 PM EST2019-11-15 21:07:35 GMT
    (Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn meets former miner John Kane at the National Mining Museum at the former Lady Victoria Colliery in  Newtongrange, Scotland, Thursday Nov, 14, 2019, on the General Election campaign trail.(Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn meets former miner John Kane at the National Mining Museum at the former Lady Victoria Colliery in Newtongrange, Scotland, Thursday Nov, 14, 2019, on the General Election campaign trail.
    (Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn meets former miner John Kane at the National Mining Museum at the former Lady Victoria Colliery in  Newtongrange, Scotland, Thursday Nov, 14, 2019, on the General Election campaign trail.(Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn meets former miner John Kane at the National Mining Museum at the former Lady Victoria Colliery in Newtongrange, Scotland, Thursday Nov, 14, 2019, on the General Election campaign trail.
    British police are unveiling new tactics to protect politicians amid the country’s fraught, even hostile political atmosphere, issuing safety recommendations for candidates running in the country’s Dec. 12 general...More
    British police are unveiling new tactics to protect politicians amid the country’s fraught, even hostile political atmosphere, issuing safety recommendations for candidates running in the country’s Dec. 12 general election.More
  • American IS suspect repatriated from Turkish-Greek border

    American IS suspect repatriated from Turkish-Greek border

    Friday, November 15 2019 8:32 AM EST2019-11-15 13:32:15 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 3:37 PM EST2019-11-15 20:37:51 GMT
    (DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...(DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...
    (DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...(DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...
    Turkey’s interior minister says an American Islamic State group suspect who was stranded in a no man’s land between Greece and Turkey, has been deported to the United States.More
    Turkey’s interior minister says an American Islamic State group suspect who was stranded in a no man’s land between Greece and Turkey, has been deported to the United States.More
  • French police ratchet up evidence search in Epstein probe

    French police ratchet up evidence search in Epstein probe

    Friday, November 15 2019 6:42 AM EST2019-11-15 11:42:05 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 2:37 PM EST2019-11-15 19:37:17 GMT
    (New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, File). FILE - This March 28, 2017, file photo, provided by the New York State Sex Offender Registry, shows Jeffrey Epstein. Lawyers for the estate of Jeffrey Epstein want to set up a fund to compensate wome...(New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, File). FILE - This March 28, 2017, file photo, provided by the New York State Sex Offender Registry, shows Jeffrey Epstein. Lawyers for the estate of Jeffrey Epstein want to set up a fund to compensate wome...
    (New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, File). FILE - This March 28, 2017, file photo, provided by the New York State Sex Offender Registry, shows Jeffrey Epstein. Lawyers for the estate of Jeffrey Epstein want to set up a fund to compensate wome...(New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, File). FILE - This March 28, 2017, file photo, provided by the New York State Sex Offender Registry, shows Jeffrey Epstein. Lawyers for the estate of Jeffrey Epstein want to set up a fund to compensate wome...
    French police are launching a fresh appeal for witnesses and victims to come forward to aid their probe of Jeffrey Epstein and allegations that one of the financier’s associates drugged and raped young models.More
    French police are launching a fresh appeal for witnesses and victims to come forward to aid their probe of Jeffrey Epstein and allegations that one of the financier’s associates drugged and raped young models.More
  • Toronto woman pleads guilty to tossing chair from high rise

    Toronto woman pleads guilty to tossing chair from high rise

    Friday, November 15 2019 2:17 PM EST2019-11-15 19:17:05 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 2:27 PM EST2019-11-15 19:27:24 GMT
    A woman accused of throwing a chair off a 45th story balcony from a downtown Toronto high-rise has pleaded guilty to mischief causing danger to life.More
    A woman accused of throwing a chair off a 45th story balcony from a downtown Toronto high-rise has pleaded guilty to mischief causing danger to life.More
  • Pope denounces anti-gay ‘persecution’ as recalling Nazi era

    Pope denounces anti-gay ‘persecution’ as recalling Nazi era

    Friday, November 15 2019 2:07 PM EST2019-11-15 19:07:04 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 2:07 PM EST2019-11-15 19:07:46 GMT
    Pope Francis has denounced anti-gay discrimination as reminiscent of Nazi-era persecutions and evidence of a “culture of hatred” that has re-emerged today.More
    Pope Francis has denounced anti-gay discrimination as reminiscent of Nazi-era persecutions and evidence of a “culture of hatred” that has re-emerged today.More
  • AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

    AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

    Friday, November 15 2019 12:22 AM EST2019-11-15 05:22:32 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 1:48 PM EST2019-11-15 18:48:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Former Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Mexico granted asylum to Morales, who resigned on Nov. 10 under mounting pressure from the m...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Former Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Mexico granted asylum to Morales, who resigned on Nov. 10 under mounting pressure from the m...
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Former Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Mexico granted asylum to Morales, who resigned on Nov. 10 under mounting pressure from the m...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Former Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Mexico granted asylum to Morales, who resigned on Nov. 10 under mounting pressure from the m...
    AP Interview: Bolivia ex-president Evo Morales wants UN mediation, perhaps with Pope Francis.More
    AP Interview: Bolivia ex-president Evo Morales wants UN mediation, perhaps with Pope Francis.More
  • Pensioners struggling to survive join Chile protests

    Pensioners struggling to survive join Chile protests

    Friday, November 15 2019 12:24 PM EST2019-11-15 17:24:18 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 1:47 PM EST2019-11-15 18:47:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Esteban Felix). In this Nov. 5, 2019 photo, retired Maria Gonzalez, 77, works selling tissue and toilet paper in downtown Santiago, Chile. Reforms to Chile’s dictatorship-era pension system has emerged as one of the key demands of the massive...(AP Photo/Esteban Felix). In this Nov. 5, 2019 photo, retired Maria Gonzalez, 77, works selling tissue and toilet paper in downtown Santiago, Chile. Reforms to Chile’s dictatorship-era pension system has emerged as one of the key demands of the massive...
    (AP Photo/Esteban Felix). In this Nov. 5, 2019 photo, retired Maria Gonzalez, 77, works selling tissue and toilet paper in downtown Santiago, Chile. Reforms to Chile’s dictatorship-era pension system has emerged as one of the key demands of the massive...(AP Photo/Esteban Felix). In this Nov. 5, 2019 photo, retired Maria Gonzalez, 77, works selling tissue and toilet paper in downtown Santiago, Chile. Reforms to Chile’s dictatorship-era pension system has emerged as one of the key demands of the massive...
    Retirees struggling to survive join Chile protests, seek overhaul to dictatorship-era pension system.More
    Retirees struggling to survive join Chile protests, seek overhaul to dictatorship-era pension system.More
  • Venezuela’s Guaidó urges nation back into the streets

    Venezuela’s Guaidó urges nation back into the streets

    Friday, November 15 2019 12:22 AM EST2019-11-15 05:22:37 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 1:07 PM EST2019-11-15 18:07:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Juan Guaido, Venezuelan opposition leader, and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela, adjusts the helmet on a motorcycle driver as he is  driven from the Central University of Venezuela after a meeting with students...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Juan Guaido, Venezuelan opposition leader, and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela, adjusts the helmet on a motorcycle driver as he is driven from the Central University of Venezuela after a meeting with students...
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Juan Guaido, Venezuelan opposition leader, and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela, adjusts the helmet on a motorcycle driver as he is  driven from the Central University of Venezuela after a meeting with students...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Juan Guaido, Venezuelan opposition leader, and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela, adjusts the helmet on a motorcycle driver as he is driven from the Central University of Venezuela after a meeting with students...
    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó is calling people across the crisis-torn nation to flood the streets for protests nearly a year since launching an urgent campaign to push President Nicolás Maduro from power.More
    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó is calling people across the crisis-torn nation to flood the streets for protests nearly a year since launching an urgent campaign to push President Nicolás Maduro from power.More
  • US commander: Partnership with Kurds against IS still strong

    US commander: Partnership with Kurds against IS still strong

    Friday, November 15 2019 10:42 AM EST2019-11-15 15:42:12 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 12:14 PM EST2019-11-15 17:14:48 GMT
    (SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad speaks during an interview with Russia24 TV and Rossiya Segodnya news agency, in Damascus, Syria, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Assad said the America...(SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad speaks during an interview with Russia24 TV and Rossiya Segodnya news agency, in Damascus, Syria, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Assad said the America...
    (SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad speaks during an interview with Russia24 TV and Rossiya Segodnya news agency, in Damascus, Syria, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Assad said the America...(SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad speaks during an interview with Russia24 TV and Rossiya Segodnya news agency, in Damascus, Syria, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Assad said the America...
    A senior U.S. coalition commander says the partnership with Syrian Kurdish forces remains strong and focused on fighting the Islamic State group.More
    A senior U.S. coalition commander says the partnership with Syrian Kurdish forces remains strong and focused on fighting the Islamic State group.More
  • Lithuanians, Norwegian released in spy swap with Russia

    Lithuanians, Norwegian released in spy swap with Russia

    Friday, November 15 2019 8:32 AM EST2019-11-15 13:32:13 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 11:54 AM EST2019-11-15 16:54:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). Lithuania's President Gitanas Nauseda, right, speaks to the Director of the State Security Department Darius Jauniskis prior to their meeting at the Presidential palace in Vilnius, Lithuania, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Lithuani...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). Lithuania's President Gitanas Nauseda, right, speaks to the Director of the State Security Department Darius Jauniskis prior to their meeting at the Presidential palace in Vilnius, Lithuania, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Lithuani...
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). Lithuania's President Gitanas Nauseda, right, speaks to the Director of the State Security Department Darius Jauniskis prior to their meeting at the Presidential palace in Vilnius, Lithuania, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Lithuani...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). Lithuania's President Gitanas Nauseda, right, speaks to the Director of the State Security Department Darius Jauniskis prior to their meeting at the Presidential palace in Vilnius, Lithuania, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Lithuani...
    Two Lithuanian men convicted of spying in Russia and a Norwegian citizen serving a 14-year sentence have been freed as part of a spy swap, authorities said Friday.More
    Two Lithuanian men convicted of spying in Russia and a Norwegian citizen serving a 14-year sentence have been freed as part of a spy swap, authorities said Friday.More
  • Ukraine says it’s arrested a top IS commander near Kiyv

    Ukraine says it’s arrested a top IS commander near Kiyv

    Friday, November 15 2019 11:43 AM EST2019-11-15 16:43:29 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 11:43 AM EST2019-11-15 16:43:47 GMT
    The Ukrainian Security Service says it has arrested Al Bar Shishani, one of the top commanders in the Islamic State group.More
    The Ukrainian Security Service says it has arrested Al Bar Shishani, one of the top commanders in the Islamic State group.More
  • N. Korea calls Biden a ‘rabid dog’ for insulting its dignity

    N. Korea calls Biden a ‘rabid dog’ for insulting its dignity

    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:52 PM EST2019-11-15 04:52:33 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 10:42 AM EST2019-11-15 15:42:42 GMT
    North Korea has called former U.S. President Joe Biden a “rabid dog” that “must be beaten to death with a stick” in its latest swipe against foreign and political leaders it sees as hostile to the North’s leadership.More
    North Korea has called former U.S. President Joe Biden a “rabid dog” that “must be beaten to death with a stick” in its latest swipe against foreign and political leaders it sees as hostile to the North’s leadership.More
  • Belarus holds vote, ignores blatant ballot box stuffing

    Belarus holds vote, ignores blatant ballot box stuffing

    Friday, November 15 2019 7:02 AM EST2019-11-15 12:02:07 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 10:32 AM EST2019-11-15 15:32:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergei Grits). In this photo taken on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, a Belarus' Army serviceman walks to cast his ballot during an early election at a polling station in Minsk, Belarus, ahead of the parliamentary election to be held on Sunday.(AP Photo/Sergei Grits). In this photo taken on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, a Belarus' Army serviceman walks to cast his ballot during an early election at a polling station in Minsk, Belarus, ahead of the parliamentary election to be held on Sunday.
    (AP Photo/Sergei Grits). In this photo taken on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, a Belarus' Army serviceman walks to cast his ballot during an early election at a polling station in Minsk, Belarus, ahead of the parliamentary election to be held on Sunday.(AP Photo/Sergei Grits). In this photo taken on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, a Belarus' Army serviceman walks to cast his ballot during an early election at a polling station in Minsk, Belarus, ahead of the parliamentary election to be held on Sunday.
    Belarus is holding a parliamentary election this weekend but with top opposition candidates kept off the ballot, only loyalists to the nation’s authoritarian president will win.More
    Belarus is holding a parliamentary election this weekend but with top opposition candidates kept off the ballot, only loyalists to the nation’s authoritarian president will win.More
  • Germany to assess risks from deported IS suspects

    Germany to assess risks from deported IS suspects

    Friday, November 15 2019 10:32 AM EST2019-11-15 15:32:15 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 10:32 AM EST2019-11-15 15:32:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media during a joint press conference as part of a meeting with Republic of Congo's President Felix Tshisekedi at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Michael Sohn). German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media during a joint press conference as part of a meeting with Republic of Congo's President Felix Tshisekedi at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media during a joint press conference as part of a meeting with Republic of Congo's President Felix Tshisekedi at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Michael Sohn). German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media during a joint press conference as part of a meeting with Republic of Congo's President Felix Tshisekedi at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says security services will assess the risk posed by suspected Islamists deported home to Germany by Turkey.More
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says security services will assess the risk posed by suspected Islamists deported home to Germany by Turkey.More
  • The Latest: Lithuania, Russia carry out spy swap

    The Latest: Lithuania, Russia carry out spy swap

    Friday, November 15 2019 8:02 AM EST2019-11-15 13:02:10 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 10:12 AM EST2019-11-15 15:12:51 GMT
    Lithuania’s spy chief, Darius Jauniskis, says the two Lithuanian men convicted of spying in Russia “have been reunited with their families” after they were released as part of a spy swap.More
    Lithuania’s spy chief, Darius Jauniskis, says the two Lithuanian men convicted of spying in Russia “have been reunited with their families” after they were released as part of a spy swap.More
  • Sweet of taste of freedom: Chocolate Berlin Wall destroyed

    Sweet of taste of freedom: Chocolate Berlin Wall destroyed

    Saturday, November 9 2019 8:32 AM EST2019-11-09 13:32:21 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 10:02 AM EST2019-11-15 15:02:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). French chocolate maker Patrick Roger, left, and his creative assistant Angelo Dao, right, destroy a reproduction of the Berlin wall in chocolate, to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, in Paris, Saturday...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). French chocolate maker Patrick Roger, left, and his creative assistant Angelo Dao, right, destroy a reproduction of the Berlin wall in chocolate, to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, in Paris, Saturday...
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). French chocolate maker Patrick Roger, left, and his creative assistant Angelo Dao, right, destroy a reproduction of the Berlin wall in chocolate, to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, in Paris, Saturday...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). French chocolate maker Patrick Roger, left, and his creative assistant Angelo Dao, right, destroy a reproduction of the Berlin wall in chocolate, to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, in Paris, Saturday...
    A French chocolate sculptor celebrated the 30th anniversary Saturday of the opening of the Berlin Wall by taking a hammer to a chocolate replica of the infamous barrier, distributing the sweet chunks to applauding...More
    A French chocolate sculptor celebrated the 30th anniversary Saturday of the opening of the Berlin Wall by taking a hammer to a chocolate replica of the infamous barrier, distributing the sweet chunks to applauding bystanders.More
  • Chileans blinded by police firing pellet guns in protests

    Chileans blinded by police firing pellet guns in protests

    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:52 PM EST2019-11-15 01:52:29 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 9:02 AM EST2019-11-15 14:02:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matias Delacroix, File). FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2019 file photo, an anti-government protester injured during clashes with police is placed into the backseat of a car in Valparaiso, Chile. In less than a month, more than 230 Chileans have los...(AP Photo/Matias Delacroix, File). FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2019 file photo, an anti-government protester injured during clashes with police is placed into the backseat of a car in Valparaiso, Chile. In less than a month, more than 230 Chileans have los...
    (AP Photo/Matias Delacroix, File). FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2019 file photo, an anti-government protester injured during clashes with police is placed into the backseat of a car in Valparaiso, Chile. In less than a month, more than 230 Chileans have los...(AP Photo/Matias Delacroix, File). FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2019 file photo, an anti-government protester injured during clashes with police is placed into the backseat of a car in Valparaiso, Chile. In less than a month, more than 230 Chileans have los...
    230 Chileans blinded in protests as police fire pellet guns at faces.More
    230 Chileans blinded in protests as police fire pellet guns at faces.More
  • Strike begins at South Africa’s state-owned airline

    Strike begins at South Africa’s state-owned airline

    Friday, November 15 2019 6:32 AM EST2019-11-15 11:32:04 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 8:52 AM EST2019-11-15 13:52:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Members of the South African Cabin Crew Association and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa members picket at the SAA Airways Park in Kempton Park, South Africa, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. South Africa's troubled st...(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Members of the South African Cabin Crew Association and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa members picket at the SAA Airways Park in Kempton Park, South Africa, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. South Africa's troubled st...
    (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Members of the South African Cabin Crew Association and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa members picket at the SAA Airways Park in Kempton Park, South Africa, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. South Africa's troubled st...(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Members of the South African Cabin Crew Association and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa members picket at the SAA Airways Park in Kempton Park, South Africa, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. South Africa's troubled st...
    Strike begins at South Africa’s state-owned airline as workers fear nearly 1,000 job cuts.More
    Strike begins at South Africa’s state-owned airline as workers fear nearly 1,000 job cuts.More
  • South African police disperse refugees protesting attacks

    South African police disperse refugees protesting attacks

    Friday, November 15 2019 7:32 AM EST2019-11-15 12:32:08 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 7:32 AM EST2019-11-15 12:32:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elna Schütz). Refugees, mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo, face off with South African Police officers, at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) compound in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Police ...(AP Photo/Elna Schütz). Refugees, mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo, face off with South African Police officers, at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) compound in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Police ...
    (AP Photo/Elna Schütz). Refugees, mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo, face off with South African Police officers, at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) compound in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Police ...(AP Photo/Elna Schütz). Refugees, mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo, face off with South African Police officers, at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) compound in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. Police ...
    South African police disperse refugees protesting recent anti-immigrant attacks.More
    South African police disperse refugees protesting recent anti-immigrant attacks.More
  • Brexit Party fails to clinch voting pact with Conservatives

    Brexit Party fails to clinch voting pact with Conservatives

    Thursday, November 14 2019 3:42 AM EST2019-11-14 08:42:38 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 7:12 AM EST2019-11-15 12:12:54 GMT
    (Joe Giddens/PA via AP). Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a party rally, as part of General Election campaign trail, in Ilford, Essex, England,  Wednesday, Nov. 13,2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12.(Joe Giddens/PA via AP). Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a party rally, as part of General Election campaign trail, in Ilford, Essex, England, Wednesday, Nov. 13,2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12.
    (Joe Giddens/PA via AP). Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a party rally, as part of General Election campaign trail, in Ilford, Essex, England,  Wednesday, Nov. 13,2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12.(Joe Giddens/PA via AP). Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a party rally, as part of General Election campaign trail, in Ilford, Essex, England, Wednesday, Nov. 13,2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12.
    Britain's Brexit Party has rejected an electoral pact with the ruling Conservatives, saying it will field 300 candidates in next month's election to force Prime Minister Boris Johnson to deliver on promises of a...More
    Britain's Brexit Party has rejected an electoral pact with the ruling Conservatives, saying it will field 300 candidates in next month's election to force Prime Minister Boris Johnson to deliver on promises of a clean break with the European Union.More
  • Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss ways to cool tensions

    Japan, S Korean envoys, execs discuss ways to cool tensions

    Friday, November 15 2019 4:02 AM EST2019-11-15 09:02:01 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 6:12 AM EST2019-11-15 11:12:27 GMT
    Business leaders from Japan and South Korea have met in Tokyo seeking ways to cope with a flare up in tensions between the two U.S. allies.More
    Business leaders from Japan and South Korea have met in Tokyo seeking ways to cope with a flare up in tensions between the two U.S. allies.More
  • Powerful hard-liner: Iran should stop honoring nuclear deal

    Powerful hard-liner: Iran should stop honoring nuclear deal

    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:12 AM EST2019-11-14 10:12:07 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 3:43 AM EST2019-11-15 08:43:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi). In this Nov. 9, 2019, photo, Abbas Ali Kadkhodaei, a prominent member of Iran's powerful Guardian Council, speaks in an interview with The Associated Press, in Tehran, Iran. A prominent member of Iran’s powerful Guardian Counci...(AP Photo/Vahid Salemi). In this Nov. 9, 2019, photo, Abbas Ali Kadkhodaei, a prominent member of Iran's powerful Guardian Council, speaks in an interview with The Associated Press, in Tehran, Iran. A prominent member of Iran’s powerful Guardian Counci...
    (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi). In this Nov. 9, 2019, photo, Abbas Ali Kadkhodaei, a prominent member of Iran's powerful Guardian Council, speaks in an interview with The Associated Press, in Tehran, Iran. A prominent member of Iran’s powerful Guardian Counci...(AP Photo/Vahid Salemi). In this Nov. 9, 2019, photo, Abbas Ali Kadkhodaei, a prominent member of Iran's powerful Guardian Council, speaks in an interview with The Associated Press, in Tehran, Iran. A prominent member of Iran’s powerful Guardian Counci...
    Iranian official on Guardian Council says Iran should stop abiding by all terms of 2015 nuclear deal.More
    Iranian official on Guardian Council says Iran should stop abiding by all terms of 2015 nuclear deal.More
  • Amid Gaza fighting, Israel could face questions on tactics

    Amid Gaza fighting, Israel could face questions on tactics

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:22 PM EST2019-11-14 04:22:30 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 2:02 AM EST2019-11-15 07:02:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Rockets are launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.  Israeli aircraft have struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip while the militant group rained scores of rockets into Israel for ...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Rockets are launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Israeli aircraft have struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip while the militant group rained scores of rockets into Israel for ...
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Rockets are launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.  Israeli aircraft have struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip while the militant group rained scores of rockets into Israel for ...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Rockets are launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Israeli aircraft have struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip while the militant group rained scores of rockets into Israel for ...
    The Islamic Jihad militant group says a cease-fire has been reached to end two days of heavy fighting with Israel.More
    The Islamic Jihad militant group says a cease-fire has been reached to end two days of heavy fighting with Israel.More
  • Sri Lankans seek security in post-Easter attack election

    Sri Lankans seek security in post-Easter attack election

    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:42 PM EST2019-11-15 04:42:32 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 12:53 AM EST2019-11-15 05:53:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Sri Lanka's former defense secretary and presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa attends a rally in Homagama, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka. With a rec...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Sri Lanka's former defense secretary and presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa attends a rally in Homagama, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka. With a rec...
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Sri Lanka's former defense secretary and presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa attends a rally in Homagama, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka. With a rec...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, file photo, Sri Lanka's former defense secretary and presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa attends a rally in Homagama, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka. With a rec...
    Worries about Islamic extremism are paramount for many Sri Lankan voters while others hope to block former leaders accused of human rights violations from returning to power.More
    Worries about Islamic extremism are paramount for many Sri Lankan voters while others hope to block former leaders accused of human rights violations from returning to power.More
  • AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

    AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:52 PM EST2019-11-15 02:52:27 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 12:23 AM EST2019-11-15 05:23:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Former Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Mexico granted asylum to Morales, who resigned on Nov. 10, under mounting pressure from the ...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Former Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Mexico granted asylum to Morales, who resigned on Nov. 10, under mounting pressure from the ...
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Former Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Mexico granted asylum to Morales, who resigned on Nov. 10, under mounting pressure from the ...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Former Bolivian President Evo Morales speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Mexico City, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Mexico granted asylum to Morales, who resigned on Nov. 10, under mounting pressure from the ...
    AP Interview: Bolivia ex-president Evo Morales wants UN mediation, perhaps with Pope Francis.More
    AP Interview: Bolivia ex-president Evo Morales wants UN mediation, perhaps with Pope Francis.More
  • EU takes legal action against UK over commissioner dispute

    EU takes legal action against UK over commissioner dispute

    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:42 AM EST2019-11-14 11:42:05 GMT
    Friday, November 15 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-11-15 05:13:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Incoming European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen talks to European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans prior a ceremony to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, at the European Parliament...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Incoming European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen talks to European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans prior a ceremony to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, at the European Parliament...
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Incoming European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen talks to European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans prior a ceremony to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, at the European Parliament...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). Incoming European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen talks to European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans prior a ceremony to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, at the European Parliament...
    Britain’s decision not to name a candidate for the European Commission before the Dec. 12 general election could again delay the forming of incoming commission president Ursula von der Leyen’s team.More
    Britain’s decision not to name a candidate for the European Commission before the Dec. 12 general election could again delay the forming of incoming commission president Ursula von der Leyen’s team.More
  • Migrants huddle in the cold in makeshift camp in Bosnia

    Migrants huddle in the cold in makeshift camp in Bosnia

    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:12 AM EST2019-11-14 13:12:10 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:53 PM EST2019-11-15 04:53:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). In this photo taken Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, a migrant walks in the Vucjak refugee camp outside Bihac, northwestern Bosnia. The European Union's top migration official is warning Bosnian authorities of a likely humanitarian...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). In this photo taken Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, a migrant walks in the Vucjak refugee camp outside Bihac, northwestern Bosnia. The European Union's top migration official is warning Bosnian authorities of a likely humanitarian...
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). In this photo taken Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, a migrant walks in the Vucjak refugee camp outside Bihac, northwestern Bosnia. The European Union's top migration official is warning Bosnian authorities of a likely humanitarian...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). In this photo taken Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, a migrant walks in the Vucjak refugee camp outside Bihac, northwestern Bosnia. The European Union's top migration official is warning Bosnian authorities of a likely humanitarian...
    Authorities in northwestern Bosnia are threatening a curfew in two large local migrant camps to press the central government to relocate people to other parts of the country.More
    Authorities in northwestern Bosnia are threatening a curfew in two large local migrant camps to press the central government to relocate people to other parts of the country.More
  • North Korea say US offered to resume nuke talks in December

    North Korea say US offered to resume nuke talks in December

    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:32 AM EST2019-11-14 13:32:11 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:13 PM EST2019-11-15 04:13:12 GMT
    North Korea says the United States has proposed a resumption of stalled nuclear negotiations in December.More
    North Korea says the United States has proposed a resumption of stalled nuclear negotiations in December.More
  • “Schindler’s List” producer Branko Lustig dies at 87

    “Schindler’s List” producer Branko Lustig dies at 87

    Thursday, November 14 2019 1:12 PM EST2019-11-14 18:12:14 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:12 PM EST2019-11-15 04:12:35 GMT
    Branko Lustig, an Oscar-winning Croatian film producer and Holocaust survivor, has died at 87.More
    Branko Lustig, an Oscar-winning Croatian film producer and Holocaust survivor, has died at 87.More
  • US presses European countries to take Islamic State fighters

    US presses European countries to take Islamic State fighters

    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:12 AM EST2019-11-14 16:12:13 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:52 PM EST2019-11-15 02:52:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Secretary Pompeo, center, and other foreign ministers and foreign officials pose for a family photo at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Small Group Ministerial ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Secretary Pompeo, center, and other foreign ministers and foreign officials pose for a family photo at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Small Group Ministerial ...
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Secretary Pompeo, center, and other foreign ministers and foreign officials pose for a family photo at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Small Group Ministerial ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Secretary Pompeo, center, and other foreign ministers and foreign officials pose for a family photo at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Small Group Ministerial ...
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is pressing European members of the multi-national coalition to fight the Islamic State to take and prosecute citizens of their countries detained in Iraq and Syria.More
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is pressing European members of the multi-national coalition to fight the Islamic State to take and prosecute citizens of their countries detained in Iraq and Syria.More
  • Hong Kong police say protesters out of control, deny curfew

    Hong Kong police say protesters out of control, deny curfew

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 9:42 PM EST2019-11-14 02:42:32 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:53 PM EST2019-11-15 01:53:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A protester tries remove plastic items from a fire burning amid debris placed to block a road leading to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel in Hong Kong, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. University students from mainland China and Taiwan are flee...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A protester tries remove plastic items from a fire burning amid debris placed to block a road leading to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel in Hong Kong, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. University students from mainland China and Taiwan are flee...
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A protester tries remove plastic items from a fire burning amid debris placed to block a road leading to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel in Hong Kong, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. University students from mainland China and Taiwan are flee...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A protester tries remove plastic items from a fire burning amid debris placed to block a road leading to the Cross-Harbour Tunnel in Hong Kong, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. University students from mainland China and Taiwan are flee...
    Honk Kong residents again endure traffic snarls and transportation disruptions as protesters closed some major arteries and rail networks as police, students skirmish at universities.More
    Honk Kong residents again endure traffic snarls and transportation disruptions as protesters closed some major arteries and rail networks as police, students skirmish at universities.More
  • Bolivian interim leader says Morales can’t run in new vote

    Bolivian interim leader says Morales can’t run in new vote

    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:12 AM EST2019-11-14 05:12:35 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:22 PM EST2019-11-15 01:22:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Juan Karita). The opposition senator who has claimed Bolivia's presidency Jeanine Anez smiles during the swearing-in ceremony of her new cabinet at the presidential palace in La Paz, Bolivia, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Anez faces the challenge...(AP Photo/Juan Karita). The opposition senator who has claimed Bolivia's presidency Jeanine Anez smiles during the swearing-in ceremony of her new cabinet at the presidential palace in La Paz, Bolivia, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Anez faces the challenge...
    (AP Photo/Juan Karita). The opposition senator who has claimed Bolivia's presidency Jeanine Anez smiles during the swearing-in ceremony of her new cabinet at the presidential palace in La Paz, Bolivia, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Anez faces the challenge...(AP Photo/Juan Karita). The opposition senator who has claimed Bolivia's presidency Jeanine Anez smiles during the swearing-in ceremony of her new cabinet at the presidential palace in La Paz, Bolivia, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Anez faces the challenge...
    Power struggle in Bolivia: It’s Jeanine Añez at home vs. Evo Morales in exile while clashes continue in crisis-wracked Andean country.More
    Power struggle in Bolivia: It’s Jeanine Añez at home vs. Evo Morales in exile while clashes continue in crisis-wracked Andean country.More
  • Mexico’s president faces challenge over human rights

    Mexico’s president faces challenge over human rights

    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:52 PM EST2019-11-14 22:52:24 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:12 PM EST2019-11-15 01:12:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte). Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador points to a reporter during his daily morning press conference at the National Palace in Mexico City, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Mexico has granted asylum to Bolivia's former Preside...(AP Photo/Marco Ugarte). Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador points to a reporter during his daily morning press conference at the National Palace in Mexico City, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Mexico has granted asylum to Bolivia's former Preside...
    (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte). Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador points to a reporter during his daily morning press conference at the National Palace in Mexico City, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Mexico has granted asylum to Bolivia's former Preside...(AP Photo/Marco Ugarte). Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador points to a reporter during his daily morning press conference at the National Palace in Mexico City, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Mexico has granted asylum to Bolivia's former Preside...
    Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador faced criticism Thursday over the newly appointed head of the country’s human rights agency.More
    Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador faced criticism Thursday over the newly appointed head of the country’s human rights agency.More
  • The Latest: Israel resumes strikes on Gaza after rocket fire

    The Latest: Israel resumes strikes on Gaza after rocket fire

    Thursday, November 14 2019 4:12 AM EST2019-11-14 09:12:03 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:12 PM EST2019-11-15 01:12:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). An explosion caused by Israeli airstrikes is seen in Gaza City, early Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Israeli aircraft struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip on Wednesday while the militant group rained scores of rockets ...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). An explosion caused by Israeli airstrikes is seen in Gaza City, early Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Israeli aircraft struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip on Wednesday while the militant group rained scores of rockets ...
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). An explosion caused by Israeli airstrikes is seen in Gaza City, early Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Israeli aircraft struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip on Wednesday while the militant group rained scores of rockets ...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). An explosion caused by Israeli airstrikes is seen in Gaza City, early Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Israeli aircraft struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip on Wednesday while the militant group rained scores of rockets ...
    The Latest: Barrage of rockets fired from Gaza into Israel hours after sides agree to cease-fire, setting off sirens.More
    The Latest: Barrage of rockets fired from Gaza into Israel hours after sides agree to cease-fire, setting off sirens.More
  • El Salvador questions child molestation ruling

    El Salvador questions child molestation ruling

    Thursday, November 14 2019 7:42 PM EST2019-11-15 00:42:24 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 7:42 PM EST2019-11-15 00:42:58 GMT
    Church and civic groups in El Salvador are expressing outrage after a court reduced a sexual abuse charge against a judge to a misdemeanor.More
    Church and civic groups in El Salvador are expressing outrage after a court reduced a sexual abuse charge against a judge to a misdemeanor.More
  • International court judges authorize Rohingya investigation

    International court judges authorize Rohingya investigation

    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:52 AM EST2019-11-14 13:52:08 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 7:42 PM EST2019-11-15 00:42:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file). -FILE- In this Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, file photo members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area. Gambia has filed a case...(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file). -FILE- In this Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, file photo members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area. Gambia has filed a case...
    (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file). -FILE- In this Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, file photo members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area. Gambia has filed a case...(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file). -FILE- In this Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, file photo members of Myanmar's Rohingya ethnic minority walk through rice fields after crossing the border into Bangladesh near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area. Gambia has filed a case...
    International Criminal Court judges have approved a request from prosecutors to open an investigation into crimes committed against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority.More
    International Criminal Court judges have approved a request from prosecutors to open an investigation into crimes committed against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority.More
  • In Cuba, Spanish king calls for political diversity

    In Cuba, Spanish king calls for political diversity

    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:52 PM EST2019-11-14 23:52:24 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:52 PM EST2019-11-14 23:52:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa, Pool). Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia pose for photos standing next to a self-portrait of Spanish painter Francisco de Goya, accompanied by the museum director Jorge Fernandez, at the Bellas Artes Museum in Old Havana, ...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa, Pool). Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia pose for photos standing next to a self-portrait of Spanish painter Francisco de Goya, accompanied by the museum director Jorge Fernandez, at the Bellas Artes Museum in Old Havana, ...
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa, Pool). Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia pose for photos standing next to a self-portrait of Spanish painter Francisco de Goya, accompanied by the museum director Jorge Fernandez, at the Bellas Artes Museum in Old Havana, ...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa, Pool). Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia pose for photos standing next to a self-portrait of Spanish painter Francisco de Goya, accompanied by the museum director Jorge Fernandez, at the Bellas Artes Museum in Old Havana, ...
    Spanish King Felipe VI has called for political diversity and freedom of expression during an official visit to Cuba.More
    Spanish King Felipe VI has called for political diversity and freedom of expression during an official visit to Cuba.More
  • EU bank to stop funding fossil fuel projects in 2 years

    EU bank to stop funding fossil fuel projects in 2 years

    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:52 AM EST2019-11-14 10:52:03 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:33 PM EST2019-11-14 23:33:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). Smoke billows from a plant just outside the French capital, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 in Paris. The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 — and...(AP Photo/Michel Euler). Smoke billows from a plant just outside the French capital, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 in Paris. The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 — and...
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). Smoke billows from a plant just outside the French capital, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 in Paris. The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 — and...(AP Photo/Michel Euler). Smoke billows from a plant just outside the French capital, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 in Paris. The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 — and...
    Germany’s foreign minister says the European Union should increase its targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions if it wants to lead in the fight against climate change.More
    Germany’s foreign minister says the European Union should increase its targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions if it wants to lead in the fight against climate change.More
  • UN aid chief: Over 11 million Syrians need humanitarian aid

    UN aid chief: Over 11 million Syrians need humanitarian aid

    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:32 PM EST2019-11-14 23:32:22 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:32 PM EST2019-11-14 23:32:54 GMT
    The U.N. humanitarian chief says over 11 million people across Syria need aid _ more than half the country’s estimated population _ and the U.N. and other organizations are reaching an average of 5.6 million people...More
    The U.N. humanitarian chief says over 11 million people across Syria need aid _ more than half the country’s estimated population _ and the U.N. and other organizations are reaching an average of 5.6 million people a month.More
  • General’s battlefield talk on Notre Dame rebuilding shocks

    General’s battlefield talk on Notre Dame rebuilding shocks

    Thursday, November 14 2019 3:32 PM EST2019-11-14 20:32:21 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 3:32 PM EST2019-11-14 20:32:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 file photo, the Notre Dame cathedral is pictured in Paris. General Jean-Louis Georgelin who is to oversee reconstruction of Notre Dame Cathedral, devastated by fire in April, got a p...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 file photo, the Notre Dame cathedral is pictured in Paris. General Jean-Louis Georgelin who is to oversee reconstruction of Notre Dame Cathedral, devastated by fire in April, got a p...
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 file photo, the Notre Dame cathedral is pictured in Paris. General Jean-Louis Georgelin who is to oversee reconstruction of Notre Dame Cathedral, devastated by fire in April, got a p...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 file photo, the Notre Dame cathedral is pictured in Paris. General Jean-Louis Georgelin who is to oversee reconstruction of Notre Dame Cathedral, devastated by fire in April, got a p...
    A general named to oversee reconstruction of fire-devastated Notre Dame Cathedral has received a public reprimand for advising the chief architect for France’s historic monuments to “shut his mouth.”.More
    A general named to oversee reconstruction of fire-devastated Notre Dame Cathedral has received a public reprimand for advising the chief architect for France’s historic monuments to “shut his mouth.”.More
  • German lawmakers approve compulsory measles vaccine plan

    German lawmakers approve compulsory measles vaccine plan

    Thursday, November 14 2019 2:23 PM EST2019-11-14 19:23:07 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 3:12 PM EST2019-11-14 20:12:57 GMT
    Germany's parliament has passed a law requiring that children who attend school or daycare are vaccinated for measles.More
    Germany's parliament has passed a law requiring that children who attend school or daycare are vaccinated for measles.More
  • Cyprus president: Arsonists won’t stop national park plan

    Cyprus president: Arsonists won’t stop national park plan

    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:52 AM EST2019-11-14 13:52:10 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 2:23 PM EST2019-11-14 19:23:10 GMT
    Cyprus’ president is vowing to go ahead with creating a national park in a largely untouched area of the tourism-reliant island, after a string of deliberately-set forest fires that were blamed on local landowners’...More
    Cyprus’ president is vowing to go ahead with creating a national park in a largely untouched area of the tourism-reliant island, after a string of deliberately-set forest fires that were blamed on local landowners’ development plans.More
  • Automaker Daimler to save $1.54B by cutting manager posts

    Automaker Daimler to save $1.54B by cutting manager posts

    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:32 AM EST2019-11-14 14:32:10 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 1:22 PM EST2019-11-14 18:22:21 GMT
    German automaker Daimler says it plans to slash costs by 1.4 billion euros ($1.54 billion) by cutting every tenth managerial position and other austerity measures.More
    German automaker Daimler says it plans to slash costs by 1.4 billion euros ($1.54 billion) by cutting every tenth managerial position and other austerity measures.More
  • The Latest: EU launches action against UK over commissioner

    The Latest: EU launches action against UK over commissioner

    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:22 PM EST2019-11-14 17:22:18 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 1:12 PM EST2019-11-14 18:12:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Commissioner designate for Transport Adina Valean listens to a question during her hearing at the European Parliament in Brussels, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Commissioner designate for Transport Adina Valean listens to a question during her hearing at the European Parliament in Brussels, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Commissioner designate for Transport Adina Valean listens to a question during her hearing at the European Parliament in Brussels, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). European Commissioner designate for Transport Adina Valean listens to a question during her hearing at the European Parliament in Brussels, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
    The European Union has launched legal action against the United Kingdom following the country's decision not to name a candidate for the bloc's executive arm.More
    The European Union has launched legal action against the United Kingdom following the country's decision not to name a candidate for the bloc's executive arm.More
  • The Latest: Germany detains 7 people deported by Turkey

    The Latest: Germany detains 7 people deported by Turkey

    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:42 AM EST2019-11-14 14:42:09 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 1:02 PM EST2019-11-14 18:02:43 GMT
    (DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...(DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...
    (DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...(DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...
    Turkish officials say Turkey has deported seven German and one British Islamic State suspects to their home countries.More
    Turkish officials say Turkey has deported seven German and one British Islamic State suspects to their home countries.More
  • Officials seek faster trial for US teens in Rome cop slaying

    Officials seek faster trial for US teens in Rome cop slaying

    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:52 PM EST2019-11-14 17:52:19 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:52 PM EST2019-11-14 17:52:50 GMT
    The lawyer of one of the two young Americans jailed in Rome over the slaying of a Carabinieri police officer says prosecutors have requested a speedier trial for the two teenagers.More
    The lawyer of one of the two young Americans jailed in Rome over the slaying of a Carabinieri police officer says prosecutors have requested a speedier trial for the two teenagers.More
  • MH17 probe reveals close ties between Russia, Ukraine rebels

    MH17 probe reveals close ties between Russia, Ukraine rebels

    Thursday, November 14 2019 7:32 AM EST2019-11-14 12:32:08 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:42 PM EST2019-11-14 17:42:46 GMT
    International investigators piecing together a criminal case in the July 2014 shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine says that evidence suggests links between Russia and rebels in the region...More
    International investigators piecing together a criminal case in the July 2014 shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine says that evidence suggests links between Russia and rebels in the region were closer than previously believed.More
  • Pope demands tech companies prevent kids from viewing porn

    Pope demands tech companies prevent kids from viewing porn

    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:32 AM EST2019-11-14 11:32:04 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:32 PM EST2019-11-14 17:32:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis is given a newborn baby to bless as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis is given a newborn baby to bless as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis is given a newborn baby to bless as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis is given a newborn baby to bless as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.
    Pope Francis is demanding Facebook, Apple, Google and other tech companies urgently take measures to prevent children from accessing pornography online and to remove child porn from the web.More
    Pope Francis is demanding Facebook, Apple, Google and other tech companies urgently take measures to prevent children from accessing pornography online and to remove child porn from the web.More
  • Ferrari aims to entice new clients with Roma coupe

    Ferrari aims to entice new clients with Roma coupe

    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:42 AM EST2019-11-14 13:42:09 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:32 PM EST2019-11-14 17:32:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Ferrari Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer, Enrico Galliera, left, and Ferrari design senior vice President, Flavio Manzoni, present the new Ferrari Roma car, in Rome, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Ferrari unveils a new sport...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Ferrari Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer, Enrico Galliera, left, and Ferrari design senior vice President, Flavio Manzoni, present the new Ferrari Roma car, in Rome, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Ferrari unveils a new sport...
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Ferrari Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer, Enrico Galliera, left, and Ferrari design senior vice President, Flavio Manzoni, present the new Ferrari Roma car, in Rome, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Ferrari unveils a new sport...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Ferrari Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer, Enrico Galliera, left, and Ferrari design senior vice President, Flavio Manzoni, present the new Ferrari Roma car, in Rome, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Ferrari unveils a new sport...
    Ferrari has unveiled a new sports coupe aimed at enticing new buyers and competing with the Porsche 911, part of an overhaul of its model lineup by 2022.More
    Ferrari has unveiled a new sports coupe aimed at enticing new buyers and competing with the Porsche 911, part of an overhaul of its model lineup by 2022.More
  • Turkey deports American IS suspect stuck at Greek border

    Turkey deports American IS suspect stuck at Greek border

    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:22 AM EST2019-11-14 10:22:02 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:22 PM EST2019-11-14 17:22:52 GMT
    (DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...(DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...
    (DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...(DHA via AP). An man who is identified by Turkish news reports as a U.S. citizen who has been deported by Turkey and is now stuck in the heavily militarized no-man's land between Greece and Turkey, after Greece refused to take him in, near Pazarkule bo...
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a U.S. national and suspected Islamic State group member, who has spent three days in a no man's land between Turkey and Greece after Ankara tried to deport him, will be...More
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a U.S. national and suspected Islamic State group member, who has spent three days in a no man's land between Turkey and Greece after Ankara tried to deport him, will be repatriated to the United States.More
  • Scottish court frees wanted Catalan ex-politician on bail

    Scottish court frees wanted Catalan ex-politician on bail

    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:42 AM EST2019-11-14 16:42:14 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:42 AM EST2019-11-14 16:42:38 GMT
    Scottish court frees wanted Catalan ex-politician on bail.More
    Scottish court frees wanted Catalan ex-politician on bail.More
  • Protest flares after Georgian election reform measure fails

    Protest flares after Georgian election reform measure fails

    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:32 AM EST2019-11-14 16:32:14 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:32 AM EST2019-11-14 16:32:34 GMT
    Hundreds of demonstrators have gathered outside the parliament building in the country of Georgia to protest the legislature’s failure to pass an elections-reform measure promised by the governing party.More
    Hundreds of demonstrators have gathered outside the parliament building in the country of Georgia to protest the legislature’s failure to pass an elections-reform measure promised by the governing party.More
  • Moldova lawmakers vote to back new technocrat-led government

    Moldova lawmakers vote to back new technocrat-led government

    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:32 AM EST2019-11-14 16:32:14 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:32 AM EST2019-11-14 16:32:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Roveliu Buga). Moldova Prime Minister designate Ion Chicu, attends a parliament session in Chisinau, Moldova, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Moldova's parliament has voted to back a new, technocratic government led by a former finance minister, wit...(AP Photo/Roveliu Buga). Moldova Prime Minister designate Ion Chicu, attends a parliament session in Chisinau, Moldova, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Moldova's parliament has voted to back a new, technocratic government led by a former finance minister, wit...
    (AP Photo/Roveliu Buga). Moldova Prime Minister designate Ion Chicu, attends a parliament session in Chisinau, Moldova, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Moldova's parliament has voted to back a new, technocratic government led by a former finance minister, wit...(AP Photo/Roveliu Buga). Moldova Prime Minister designate Ion Chicu, attends a parliament session in Chisinau, Moldova, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Moldova's parliament has voted to back a new, technocratic government led by a former finance minister, wit...
    Moldova’s parliament has voted to back a new, technocratic government led by a former finance minister and presidential adviser.More
    Moldova’s parliament has voted to back a new, technocratic government led by a former finance minister and presidential adviser.More
  • US and Turkey have friendly talks but differences persist

    US and Turkey have friendly talks but differences persist

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:22 AM EST2019-11-13 05:22:32 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 11:12 AM EST2019-11-14 16:12:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, as they return from New York.(AP Photo/Steve Helber). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, as they return from New York.
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, as they return from New York.(AP Photo/Steve Helber). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, as they return from New York.
    President Donald Trump meets the president of Turkey Wednesday as relations between the two NATO allies are at their lowest point in decades.More
    President Donald Trump meets the president of Turkey Wednesday as relations between the two NATO allies are at their lowest point in decades.More
  • Erdogan says Turkey won’t dispose of Russian S-400s

    Erdogan says Turkey won’t dispose of Russian S-400s

    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:42 AM EST2019-11-14 13:42:10 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 10:42 AM EST2019-11-14 15:42:39 GMT
    Turkey’s president says his country would be willing to purchase U.S.-made Patriot defense systems but will not dispose of the Russian S-400 system.More
    Turkey’s president says his country would be willing to purchase U.S.-made Patriot defense systems but will not dispose of the Russian S-400 system.More
  • Bulgaria panel elects top prosecutor despite veto, protests

    Bulgaria panel elects top prosecutor despite veto, protests

    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:52 AM EST2019-11-14 14:52:09 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 10:12 AM EST2019-11-14 15:12:26 GMT
    Bulgaria’s supreme judicial panel has voted to override a presidential veto of the election of the new chief prosecutor, despite criticism from the public.More
    Bulgaria’s supreme judicial panel has voted to override a presidential veto of the election of the new chief prosecutor, despite criticism from the public.More
  • Poland’s PM now faces task of forming new government

    Poland’s PM now faces task of forming new government

    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:52 AM EST2019-11-14 11:52:04 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:52 AM EST2019-11-14 14:52:21 GMT
    (Ondrej Deml/CTK via AP). Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini, left, speaks as his counterparts Mateusz Morawiecki of Poland, 2nd left, Andrej Babis of Czech Republic, 2nd right, and Viktor Orban of Hungary, right, look on during the Visegrad Group ...(Ondrej Deml/CTK via AP). Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini, left, speaks as his counterparts Mateusz Morawiecki of Poland, 2nd left, Andrej Babis of Czech Republic, 2nd right, and Viktor Orban of Hungary, right, look on during the Visegrad Group ...
    (Ondrej Deml/CTK via AP). Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini, left, speaks as his counterparts Mateusz Morawiecki of Poland, 2nd left, Andrej Babis of Czech Republic, 2nd right, and Viktor Orban of Hungary, right, look on during the Visegrad Group ...(Ondrej Deml/CTK via AP). Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini, left, speaks as his counterparts Mateusz Morawiecki of Poland, 2nd left, Andrej Babis of Czech Republic, 2nd right, and Viktor Orban of Hungary, right, look on during the Visegrad Group ...
    Poland’s outgoing Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has been tasked with forming a new government following parliamentary election that gave the ruling right-wing party a second term in power.More
    Poland’s outgoing Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has been tasked with forming a new government following parliamentary election that gave the ruling right-wing party a second term in power.More
  • French probe into Epstein sex network stalled, women say

    French probe into Epstein sex network stalled, women say

    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:32 AM EST2019-11-14 11:32:04 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:52 AM EST2019-11-14 14:52:22 GMT
    Women who say they were raped and sexually assaulted in France by an associate of Jeffrey Epstein are voicing frustration at the apparent glacial progress of a French police probe into their allegations.More
    Women who say they were raped and sexually assaulted in France by an associate of Jeffrey Epstein are voicing frustration at the apparent glacial progress of a French police probe into their allegations.More
  • Norway fund blacklists security firm G4S over rights worries

    Norway fund blacklists security firm G4S over rights worries

    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:42 AM EST2019-11-14 10:42:03 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:32 AM EST2019-11-14 14:32:19 GMT
    Norway's sovereign wealth fund says it is banning all financial holdings in British security services company G4S due to the risk that it “contributes to or is responsible for serious or systematic human rights...More
    Norway's sovereign wealth fund says it is banning all financial holdings in British security services company G4S due to the risk that it “contributes to or is responsible for serious or systematic human rights violations.”.More
  • Pope taps fellow Jesuit as Vatican’s finance minister

    Pope taps fellow Jesuit as Vatican’s finance minister

    Thursday, November 14 2019 7:22 AM EST2019-11-14 12:22:11 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 9:02 AM EST2019-11-14 14:02:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis greets cardinals in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican after an audience with students and teachers of the LUMSA Catholic University, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis greets cardinals in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican after an audience with students and teachers of the LUMSA Catholic University, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis greets cardinals in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican after an audience with students and teachers of the LUMSA Catholic University, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis greets cardinals in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican after an audience with students and teachers of the LUMSA Catholic University, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.
    Pope Francis has appointed a fellow Jesuit to be the Vatican’s finance minister, filling a crucial position left vacant for more than two years after Cardinal George Pell left Rome to stand trial on sex abuse...More
    Pope Francis has appointed a fellow Jesuit to be the Vatican’s finance minister, filling a crucial position left vacant for more than two years after Cardinal George Pell left Rome to stand trial on sex abuse charges in his native Australia.More
  • Austrian army says soldier mauled to death by service dogs

    Austrian army says soldier mauled to death by service dogs

    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:52 AM EST2019-11-14 11:52:04 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:32 AM EST2019-11-14 13:32:48 GMT
    The Austrian army says a 31-year-old soldier appears to have been killed by two service dogs he was tasked with feeding.More
    The Austrian army says a 31-year-old soldier appears to have been killed by two service dogs he was tasked with feeding.More
  • Venice ‘on its knees’ after second-worst flood ever recorded

    Venice ‘on its knees’ after second-worst flood ever recorded

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 2:42 AM EST2019-11-13 07:42:38 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 8:12 AM EST2019-11-14 13:12:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). People walk in a flooded St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. The high tide reached a peak of 127cm (4.1ft) at 10:35am while an even higher level of 140cm(4.6ft) was predicted for later Tuesday evening.(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). People walk in a flooded St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. The high tide reached a peak of 127cm (4.1ft) at 10:35am while an even higher level of 140cm(4.6ft) was predicted for later Tuesday evening.
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). People walk in a flooded St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. The high tide reached a peak of 127cm (4.1ft) at 10:35am while an even higher level of 140cm(4.6ft) was predicted for later Tuesday evening.(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). People walk in a flooded St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. The high tide reached a peak of 127cm (4.1ft) at 10:35am while an even higher level of 140cm(4.6ft) was predicted for later Tuesday evening.
    Flooding in the canal city of Venice has reached the second-highest level ever, touching nearly the level of the infamous 1966 flooding.More
    Flooding in the canal city of Venice has reached the second-highest level ever, touching nearly the level of the infamous 1966 flooding.More
  • White Helmets founder’s wife barred from leaving Turkey

    White Helmets founder’s wife barred from leaving Turkey

    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:42 AM EST2019-11-14 10:42:03 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 6:22 AM EST2019-11-14 11:22:35 GMT
    (AP Photo). Emma Hedvig Christina Winberg, the wife of British army officer James Le Mesurier who co-founded the "White Helmets" volunteer organization in Syria, leaves after being questioned by Turkish police, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Th...(AP Photo). Emma Hedvig Christina Winberg, the wife of British army officer James Le Mesurier who co-founded the "White Helmets" volunteer organization in Syria, leaves after being questioned by Turkish police, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Th...
    (AP Photo). Emma Hedvig Christina Winberg, the wife of British army officer James Le Mesurier who co-founded the "White Helmets" volunteer organization in Syria, leaves after being questioned by Turkish police, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Th...(AP Photo). Emma Hedvig Christina Winberg, the wife of British army officer James Le Mesurier who co-founded the "White Helmets" volunteer organization in Syria, leaves after being questioned by Turkish police, in Istanbul, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Th...
    Turkish media reports say authorities have barred the wife of a former British army officer who founded the White Helmets volunteers group, from leaving Turkey pending the investigation into his death.More
    Turkish media reports say authorities have barred the wife of a former British army officer who founded the White Helmets volunteers group, from leaving Turkey pending the investigation into his death.More
  • The Latest: UK won’t name new EU commissioner

    The Latest: UK won’t name new EU commissioner

    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:22 AM EST2019-11-14 10:22:05 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:42 AM EST2019-11-14 10:42:10 GMT
    (Joe Giddens/PA via AP). Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a party rally, as part of General Election campaign trail, in Ilford, Essex, England,  Wednesday, Nov. 13,2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12.(Joe Giddens/PA via AP). Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a party rally, as part of General Election campaign trail, in Ilford, Essex, England, Wednesday, Nov. 13,2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12.
    (Joe Giddens/PA via AP). Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a party rally, as part of General Election campaign trail, in Ilford, Essex, England,  Wednesday, Nov. 13,2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12.(Joe Giddens/PA via AP). Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a party rally, as part of General Election campaign trail, in Ilford, Essex, England, Wednesday, Nov. 13,2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12.
    With election campaigning in full swing, Britain has informed its European Union partners that it will not name a new commissioner to the EU’s executive arm despite an obligation to do so.More
    With election campaigning in full swing, Britain has informed its European Union partners that it will not name a new commissioner to the EU’s executive arm despite an obligation to do so.More
  • German prosecutors: Soldier may have fabricated attack story

    German prosecutors: Soldier may have fabricated attack story

    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:32 AM EST2019-11-14 10:32:02 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:32 AM EST2019-11-14 10:32:22 GMT
    Berlin prosecutors say they are investigating whether a soldier with Turkish roots made up a claim that he was assaulted by men who told him he didn’t have the right to wear a German uniform.More
    Berlin prosecutors say they are investigating whether a soldier with Turkish roots made up a claim that he was assaulted by men who told him he didn’t have the right to wear a German uniform.More
  • Cirque du Soleil founder tangled in Tahiti marijuana probe

    Cirque du Soleil founder tangled in Tahiti marijuana probe

    Thursday, November 14 2019 3:52 AM EST2019-11-14 08:52:36 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:22 AM EST2019-11-14 10:22:47 GMT
    (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Monday, April 20, 2015, file photo, Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte speaks at a news conference in Montreal. Police said Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, that Laliberte has been detained in...(Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Monday, April 20, 2015, file photo, Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte speaks at a news conference in Montreal. Police said Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, that Laliberte has been detained in...
    (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Monday, April 20, 2015, file photo, Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte speaks at a news conference in Montreal. Police said Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, that Laliberte has been detained in...(Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Monday, April 20, 2015, file photo, Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte speaks at a news conference in Montreal. Police said Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, that Laliberte has been detained in...
    Authorities in French Polynesia have handed preliminary drug charges to the founder of world-renowned circus Cirque du Soleil.More
    Authorities in French Polynesia have handed preliminary drug charges to the founder of world-renowned circus Cirque du Soleil.More
  • 2 dead, 3 injured in a school shooting in Russia

    2 dead, 3 injured in a school shooting in Russia

    Thursday, November 14 2019 2:42 AM EST2019-11-14 07:42:34 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 5:22 AM EST2019-11-14 10:22:36 GMT
    Russian police investigate a college shooting in Blagoveshchensk, where a student killed one and wounded three more students, committing suicide shortly after.More
    Russian police investigate a college shooting in Blagoveshchensk, where a student killed one and wounded three more students, committing suicide shortly after.More
  • EU migration chief warns Bosnia of looming winter crisis

    EU migration chief warns Bosnia of looming winter crisis

    Thursday, November 14 2019 4:42 AM EST2019-11-14 09:42:06 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 4:42 AM EST2019-11-14 09:42:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eldar Emric). In this photo taken Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, Bosnian border police officers guard migrants after making the illegal crossing from Serbia by the Drina river, the natural border between Bosnia and Serbia, near eastern Bosnian town ...(AP Photo/Eldar Emric). In this photo taken Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, Bosnian border police officers guard migrants after making the illegal crossing from Serbia by the Drina river, the natural border between Bosnia and Serbia, near eastern Bosnian town ...
    (AP Photo/Eldar Emric). In this photo taken Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, Bosnian border police officers guard migrants after making the illegal crossing from Serbia by the Drina river, the natural border between Bosnia and Serbia, near eastern Bosnian town ...(AP Photo/Eldar Emric). In this photo taken Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, Bosnian border police officers guard migrants after making the illegal crossing from Serbia by the Drina river, the natural border between Bosnia and Serbia, near eastern Bosnian town ...
    The European Union’s top migration official is warning Bosnian authorities of a likely humanitarian crisis this winter due to appalling conditions in overcrowded migrant camps in the country.More
    The European Union’s top migration official is warning Bosnian authorities of a likely humanitarian crisis this winter due to appalling conditions in overcrowded migrant camps in the country.More
  • Saudi Arabia, Yemen’s Houthi rebels in indirect peace talks

    Saudi Arabia, Yemen’s Houthi rebels in indirect peace talks

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 8:32 AM EST2019-11-13 13:32:09 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 4:12 AM EST2019-11-14 09:12:46 GMT
    Saudi Arabia, Yemen’s Iran-backed rebels holding indirect, behind-the-scenes talks to end 5-year war.More
    Saudi Arabia, Yemen’s Iran-backed rebels holding indirect, behind-the-scenes talks to end 5-year war.More
  • Former Conservative minister urges UK to reject the party

    Former Conservative minister urges UK to reject the party

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 4:02 AM EST2019-11-13 09:02:01 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 3:33 AM EST2019-11-14 08:33:00 GMT
    (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP). Britain' Prime Minister Boris Johnson raises a pint of beer, as he meets with military veterans at the Lych Gate Tavern in Wolverhampton, England, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 as part of the General Election campaign trail. B...(Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP). Britain' Prime Minister Boris Johnson raises a pint of beer, as he meets with military veterans at the Lych Gate Tavern in Wolverhampton, England, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 as part of the General Election campaign trail. B...
    (Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP). Britain' Prime Minister Boris Johnson raises a pint of beer, as he meets with military veterans at the Lych Gate Tavern in Wolverhampton, England, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 as part of the General Election campaign trail. B...(Ben Stansall/Pool Photo via AP). Britain' Prime Minister Boris Johnson raises a pint of beer, as he meets with military veterans at the Lych Gate Tavern in Wolverhampton, England, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 as part of the General Election campaign trail. B...
    A former Conservative Party cabinet minister says giving the party a majority in next month's election would be "disastrous" because it would allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to take the U.K. out of the European...More
    A former Conservative Party cabinet minister says giving the party a majority in next month's election would be "disastrous" because it would allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to take the U.K. out of the European Union without a deal.More
  • Sri Lankan journalists fear situation may worsen after vote

    Sri Lankan journalists fear situation may worsen after vote

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:42 AM EST2019-11-13 05:42:34 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 2:42 AM EST2019-11-14 07:42:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2008 file photo, Sri Lankan journalists shout slogans during a protest demanding the government investigate into abduction and assault of fellow journalist Keith Noyahr in Colombo, Sri Lanka. F...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2008 file photo, Sri Lankan journalists shout slogans during a protest demanding the government investigate into abduction and assault of fellow journalist Keith Noyahr in Colombo, Sri Lanka. F...
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2008 file photo, Sri Lankan journalists shout slogans during a protest demanding the government investigate into abduction and assault of fellow journalist Keith Noyahr in Colombo, Sri Lanka. F...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File). FILE- In this May 23, 2008 file photo, Sri Lankan journalists shout slogans during a protest demanding the government investigate into abduction and assault of fellow journalist Keith Noyahr in Colombo, Sri Lanka. F...
    Sri Lanka's exiled journalists fear the situation for the country's media workers may worsen after this weekend's presidential election.More
    Sri Lanka's exiled journalists fear the situation for the country's media workers may worsen after this weekend's presidential election.More
  • Walmart hires off-duty officers ahead of El Paso reopening

    Walmart hires off-duty officers ahead of El Paso reopening

    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:12 AM EST2019-11-14 05:12:33 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 2:23 AM EST2019-11-14 07:23:09 GMT
    (Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2019, file photo, an employee crosses into the crime scene following a shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Walmart has quietly hired off-duty officers at dozens of its stores acr...(Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2019, file photo, an employee crosses into the crime scene following a shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Walmart has quietly hired off-duty officers at dozens of its stores acr...
    (Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2019, file photo, an employee crosses into the crime scene following a shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Walmart has quietly hired off-duty officers at dozens of its stores acr...(Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2019, file photo, an employee crosses into the crime scene following a shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Walmart has quietly hired off-duty officers at dozens of its stores acr...
    Walmart has quietly hired off-duty officers at its stores in El Paso, Texas, where a gunman killed 22 people in August. The store reopens Thursday amid ongoing lawsuits over safety. It didn’t have a guard in the...More
    Walmart has quietly hired off-duty officers at its stores in El Paso, Texas, where a gunman killed 22 people in August. The store reopens Thursday amid ongoing lawsuits over safety. It didn’t have a guard in the day of the mass shooting.More
  • As Hong Kong descends into chaos, China mulls its options

    As Hong Kong descends into chaos, China mulls its options

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 9:02 PM EST2019-11-13 02:02:28 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 1:23 AM EST2019-11-14 06:23:12 GMT
    (Ju Peng/Xinhua via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2019, file photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, poses with Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam for a photo during a meeting in Shanghai, China. A sharp...(Ju Peng/Xinhua via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2019, file photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, poses with Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam for a photo during a meeting in Shanghai, China. A sharp...
    (Ju Peng/Xinhua via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2019, file photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, poses with Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam for a photo during a meeting in Shanghai, China. A sharp...(Ju Peng/Xinhua via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2019, file photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, poses with Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam for a photo during a meeting in Shanghai, China. A sharp...
    A sharp escalation of violence in Hong Kong has once again raised the question of how China's central government will respond.More
    A sharp escalation of violence in Hong Kong has once again raised the question of how China's central government will respond.More
  • Clashes rock Bolivia as new interim leader challenged

    Clashes rock Bolivia as new interim leader challenged

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:12 AM EST2019-11-13 05:12:33 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-11-14 05:13:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police block supporters of former President Evo Morales from entering the area of Congress in La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Morales, who transformed Bolivia as its first indigenous president, flew to exile in Me...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police block supporters of former President Evo Morales from entering the area of Congress in La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Morales, who transformed Bolivia as its first indigenous president, flew to exile in Me...
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police block supporters of former President Evo Morales from entering the area of Congress in La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Morales, who transformed Bolivia as its first indigenous president, flew to exile in Me...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police block supporters of former President Evo Morales from entering the area of Congress in La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Morales, who transformed Bolivia as its first indigenous president, flew to exile in Me...
    Bolivians have new uncertainty to grapple with now that opposition Sen. Jeanine Añez has declared herself interim president of the crisis-torn Andean country just hours after Evo Morales flew off to self-exile in...More
    Bolivians have new uncertainty to grapple with now that opposition Sen. Jeanine Añez has declared herself interim president of the crisis-torn Andean country just hours after Evo Morales flew off to self-exile in Mexico.More
  • Australia’s highest court will hear Cardinal Pell’s appeal

    Australia’s highest court will hear Cardinal Pell’s appeal

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 5:52 PM EST2019-11-12 22:52:23 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-11-14 05:13:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill, File). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2019, file photo, Cardinal George Pell arrives at the County Court in Melbourne, Australia. Pell, the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children, will learn whether Aust...(AP Photo/Andy Brownbill, File). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2019, file photo, Cardinal George Pell arrives at the County Court in Melbourne, Australia. Pell, the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children, will learn whether Aust...
    (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill, File). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2019, file photo, Cardinal George Pell arrives at the County Court in Melbourne, Australia. Pell, the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children, will learn whether Aust...(AP Photo/Andy Brownbill, File). FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2019, file photo, Cardinal George Pell arrives at the County Court in Melbourne, Australia. Pell, the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children, will learn whether Aust...
    Australia's highest court has agreed to hear an appeal from the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children.More
    Australia's highest court has agreed to hear an appeal from the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children.More
  • Chicago teachers to vote on deal that ended 11-day strike

    Chicago teachers to vote on deal that ended 11-day strike

    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:12 AM EST2019-11-14 05:12:32 GMT
    Thursday, November 14 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-11-14 05:13:01 GMT
    (Pat Nabong/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). After a teachers strike that lasted more than two weeks, Chicago Teachers Union President Jesse Sharkey delivers a statement in front of Richard Yates Elementary School in Humboldt Park on the first day back to sc...(Pat Nabong/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). After a teachers strike that lasted more than two weeks, Chicago Teachers Union President Jesse Sharkey delivers a statement in front of Richard Yates Elementary School in Humboldt Park on the first day back to sc...
    (Pat Nabong/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). After a teachers strike that lasted more than two weeks, Chicago Teachers Union President Jesse Sharkey delivers a statement in front of Richard Yates Elementary School in Humboldt Park on the first day back to sc...(Pat Nabong/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). After a teachers strike that lasted more than two weeks, Chicago Teachers Union President Jesse Sharkey delivers a statement in front of Richard Yates Elementary School in Humboldt Park on the first day back to sc...
    Chicago teachers are voting on the tentative contract deal that suspended an 11-day strike.More
    Chicago teachers are voting on the tentative contract deal that suspended an 11-day strike.More
  • As rockets rain down, Israel intensifies its strikes in Gaza

    As rockets rain down, Israel intensifies its strikes in Gaza

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 2:12 AM EST2019-11-13 07:12:35 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:02 PM EST2019-11-14 04:02:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov). Firefighters deploy after a factory hit by a rocket caught fire in Sderot, southern Israel , Israel, Tuesday, Nov. 12m 2019. Israel has killed a senior Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza in a rare targeted killing that threatene...(AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov). Firefighters deploy after a factory hit by a rocket caught fire in Sderot, southern Israel , Israel, Tuesday, Nov. 12m 2019. Israel has killed a senior Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza in a rare targeted killing that threatene...
    (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov). Firefighters deploy after a factory hit by a rocket caught fire in Sderot, southern Israel , Israel, Tuesday, Nov. 12m 2019. Israel has killed a senior Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza in a rare targeted killing that threatene...(AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov). Firefighters deploy after a factory hit by a rocket caught fire in Sderot, southern Israel , Israel, Tuesday, Nov. 12m 2019. Israel has killed a senior Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza in a rare targeted killing that threatene...
    Gaza officials say new Israel airstrikes kill 2 militants, raising death toll to 12 in latest escalation.More
    Gaza officials say new Israel airstrikes kill 2 militants, raising death toll to 12 in latest escalation.More
  • The Latest: Palestinians say new Israeli airstrike kills 5

    The Latest: Palestinians say new Israeli airstrike kills 5

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 4:22 PM EST2019-11-13 21:22:20 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 9:12 PM EST2019-11-14 02:12:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Mourners carry the body of Amir Ayyad, 7, into his family house during his funeral in Gaza City, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Amir was killed with his father and a sibling during an Israeli airstrikes on a motorcycle near his family ...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Mourners carry the body of Amir Ayyad, 7, into his family house during his funeral in Gaza City, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Amir was killed with his father and a sibling during an Israeli airstrikes on a motorcycle near his family ...
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Mourners carry the body of Amir Ayyad, 7, into his family house during his funeral in Gaza City, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Amir was killed with his father and a sibling during an Israeli airstrikes on a motorcycle near his family ...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Mourners carry the body of Amir Ayyad, 7, into his family house during his funeral in Gaza City, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Amir was killed with his father and a sibling during an Israeli airstrikes on a motorcycle near his family ...
    The head of the Islamic Jihad says the Palestinian militant group is willing to agree to a cease-fire if Israel accepts certain “conditions.”.More
    The head of the Islamic Jihad says the Palestinian militant group is willing to agree to a cease-fire if Israel accepts certain “conditions.”.More
  • Ancient cup given to 1st marathon victor returned to Greece

    Ancient cup given to 1st marathon victor returned to Greece

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 2:32 PM EST2019-11-13 19:32:18 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 8:03 PM EST2019-11-14 01:03:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Greek Culture Minister Lina Mendoni stands behind an ancient Greek drinking cup decorated with runners, which was one of the awards presented to Spyros Louis, the Greek winner of the Marathon in the 1896 first modern Oly...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Greek Culture Minister Lina Mendoni stands behind an ancient Greek drinking cup decorated with runners, which was one of the awards presented to Spyros Louis, the Greek winner of the Marathon in the 1896 first modern Oly...
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Greek Culture Minister Lina Mendoni stands behind an ancient Greek drinking cup decorated with runners, which was one of the awards presented to Spyros Louis, the Greek winner of the Marathon in the 1896 first modern Oly...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). Greek Culture Minister Lina Mendoni stands behind an ancient Greek drinking cup decorated with runners, which was one of the awards presented to Spyros Louis, the Greek winner of the Marathon in the 1896 first modern Oly...
    An ancient Greek cup awarded as a prize to the marathon winner in the first modern Olympics of 1896 has been returned to Greece from a German university.More
    An ancient Greek cup awarded as a prize to the marathon winner in the first modern Olympics of 1896 has been returned to Greece from a German university.More
  • Chinese, other students flee Hong Kong as violence worsens

    Chinese, other students flee Hong Kong as violence worsens

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 10:22 PM EST2019-11-13 03:22:30 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 7:32 PM EST2019-11-14 00:32:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Students burn a train inside the Chinese University MTR station in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong battled police on multiple fronts on Tuesday, from major disruptions during the morning rush hour to ...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Students burn a train inside the Chinese University MTR station in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong battled police on multiple fronts on Tuesday, from major disruptions during the morning rush hour to ...
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Students burn a train inside the Chinese University MTR station in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong battled police on multiple fronts on Tuesday, from major disruptions during the morning rush hour to ...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Students burn a train inside the Chinese University MTR station in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Protesters in Hong Kong battled police on multiple fronts on Tuesday, from major disruptions during the morning rush hour to ...
    Police have increased security around Hong Kong and its university campuses as they brace for more violence after sharp clashes overnight with anti-government protesters.More
    Police have increased security around Hong Kong and its university campuses as they brace for more violence after sharp clashes overnight with anti-government protesters.More
  • The Latest: Trump denies asking about investigations on call

    The Latest: Trump denies asking about investigations on call

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 8:52 AM EST2019-11-13 13:52:09 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 7:13 PM EST2019-11-14 00:13:15 GMT
    (Sergey Guneyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a panel discussion at the Artificial Intelligence Journey (AIJ) forum in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019.(Sergey Guneyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a panel discussion at the Artificial Intelligence Journey (AIJ) forum in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019.
    (Sergey Guneyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a panel discussion at the Artificial Intelligence Journey (AIJ) forum in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019.(Sergey Guneyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a panel discussion at the Artificial Intelligence Journey (AIJ) forum in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019.
    Kremlin draws a parallel between the impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump and accusations of Russia’s interference in his election.More
    Kremlin draws a parallel between the impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump and accusations of Russia’s interference in his election.More
  • Tesla to build factory in Germany after subsidies announced

    Tesla to build factory in Germany after subsidies announced

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 2:42 AM EST2019-11-13 07:42:39 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 5:13 PM EST2019-11-13 22:13:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this March 14, 2019, file photo Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks before unveiling the Model Y at Tesla's design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car pioneer plans to build a new factory ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this March 14, 2019, file photo Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks before unveiling the Model Y at Tesla's design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car pioneer plans to build a new factory ...
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this March 14, 2019, file photo Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks before unveiling the Model Y at Tesla's design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car pioneer plans to build a new factory ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE- In this March 14, 2019, file photo Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks before unveiling the Model Y at Tesla's design studio in Hawthorne, Calif. Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car pioneer plans to build a new factory ...
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car pioneer plans to build a new factory near Berlin.More
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car pioneer plans to build a new factory near Berlin.More
  • US ‘gravely disappointed’ by South Sudan unity gov’t delay

    US ‘gravely disappointed’ by South Sudan unity gov’t delay

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:22 AM EST2019-11-13 16:22:14 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 5:13 PM EST2019-11-13 22:13:20 GMT
    US ‘gravely disappointed’ by South Sudan coalition government delay, will reevaluate relationship.More
    US ‘gravely disappointed’ by South Sudan coalition government delay, will reevaluate relationship.More
  • Grin and bear it: Berlin panda gets CT scan for kidney exam

    Grin and bear it: Berlin panda gets CT scan for kidney exam

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 9:12 AM EST2019-11-12 14:12:08 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 4:53 PM EST2019-11-13 21:53:02 GMT
    (Berlin Zoo via AP). In this Thursday Nov. 7, 2019 photo, provide by the Berlin Zoo, nine years old male Panda Jiao Ling is prepared for an examination in the computer tomograph in Berlin, The veterinarians of the zoo wanted to investigate the function...(Berlin Zoo via AP). In this Thursday Nov. 7, 2019 photo, provide by the Berlin Zoo, nine years old male Panda Jiao Ling is prepared for an examination in the computer tomograph in Berlin, The veterinarians of the zoo wanted to investigate the function...
    (Berlin Zoo via AP). In this Thursday Nov. 7, 2019 photo, provide by the Berlin Zoo, nine years old male Panda Jiao Ling is prepared for an examination in the computer tomograph in Berlin, The veterinarians of the zoo wanted to investigate the function...(Berlin Zoo via AP). In this Thursday Nov. 7, 2019 photo, provide by the Berlin Zoo, nine years old male Panda Jiao Ling is prepared for an examination in the computer tomograph in Berlin, The veterinarians of the zoo wanted to investigate the function...
    A Berlin zoo says a giant panda whose twin cubs have captured international attention has undergone a CT scan after veterinarians discovered one of his kidneys was smaller than the other.More
    A Berlin zoo says a giant panda whose twin cubs have captured international attention has undergone a CT scan after veterinarians discovered one of his kidneys was smaller than the other.More
  • Tunisia elects new parliament speaker from Islamist party

    Tunisia elects new parliament speaker from Islamist party

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 1:52 PM EST2019-11-13 18:52:16 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 1:52 PM EST2019-11-13 18:52:47 GMT
    The longtime leader of Tunisia’s Islamist party Ennahdha has been elected speaker of the North African country’s new parliament.More
    The longtime leader of Tunisia’s Islamist party Ennahdha has been elected speaker of the North African country’s new parliament.More
  • World thirst for oil keeps growing, with SUVs a key culprit

    World thirst for oil keeps growing, with SUVs a key culprit

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 3:52 AM EST2019-11-13 08:52:38 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 1:52 PM EST2019-11-13 18:52:24 GMT
    An important global energy forecast says the world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s and climate-damaging emissions will keep climbing until at least 2040.More
    An important global energy forecast says the world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s and climate-damaging emissions will keep climbing until at least 2040.More
  • Moldova’s president nominates ex-adviser for prime minister

    Moldova’s president nominates ex-adviser for prime minister

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 1:22 PM EST2019-11-13 18:22:20 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 1:22 PM EST2019-11-13 18:22:46 GMT
    Moldova’s president says he is nominating his former adviser as the country’s next prime minister.More
    Moldova’s president says he is nominating his former adviser as the country’s next prime minister.More
  • Islamic State returnees cloud anniversary of Paris attacks

    Islamic State returnees cloud anniversary of Paris attacks

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 6:22 AM EST2019-11-13 11:22:06 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:22 PM EST2019-11-13 17:22:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, a woman is being evacuated from the Bataclan concert hall after a shooting in Paris. France is commemorating the fourth anniversary of the Islamic State attacks in Paris. The at...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, a woman is being evacuated from the Bataclan concert hall after a shooting in Paris. France is commemorating the fourth anniversary of the Islamic State attacks in Paris. The at...
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, a woman is being evacuated from the Bataclan concert hall after a shooting in Paris. France is commemorating the fourth anniversary of the Islamic State attacks in Paris. The at...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, a woman is being evacuated from the Bataclan concert hall after a shooting in Paris. France is commemorating the fourth anniversary of the Islamic State attacks in Paris. The at...
    France is commemorating the fourth anniversary of the Islamic State attacks in Paris.More
    France is commemorating the fourth anniversary of the Islamic State attacks in Paris.More
  • The Latest: Some exchange students urged to leave Hong Kong

    The Latest: Some exchange students urged to leave Hong Kong

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 2:32 AM EST2019-11-13 07:32:39 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:22 PM EST2019-11-13 17:22:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks by an intersection scattered with bricks and barricades set by pro-democracy protesters outside the Hong Kong Baptist University, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Police increased security around Hong Kong an...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks by an intersection scattered with bricks and barricades set by pro-democracy protesters outside the Hong Kong Baptist University, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Police increased security around Hong Kong an...
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks by an intersection scattered with bricks and barricades set by pro-democracy protesters outside the Hong Kong Baptist University, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Police increased security around Hong Kong an...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). A woman walks by an intersection scattered with bricks and barricades set by pro-democracy protesters outside the Hong Kong Baptist University, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Police increased security around Hong Kong an...
    Hong Kong's Education Bureau has suspended classes at primary and secondary schools because of violence and described the situation in the city as "chilling".More
    Hong Kong's Education Bureau has suspended classes at primary and secondary schools because of violence and described the situation in the city as "chilling".More
  • Turkey re-arrests journalist a week after his release

    Turkey re-arrests journalist a week after his release

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 2:52 AM EST2019-11-13 07:52:36 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:12 PM EST2019-11-13 17:12:48 GMT
    Turkish authorities have re-arrested a journalist a week after he was released from prison, where he was serving a 10-year sentence for terror convictions.More
    Turkish authorities have re-arrested a journalist a week after he was released from prison, where he was serving a 10-year sentence for terror convictions.More
  • Auditors urge EU to quickly fix migrant policy shortfalls

    Auditors urge EU to quickly fix migrant policy shortfalls

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 9:22 AM EST2019-11-13 14:22:10 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:52 AM EST2019-11-13 16:52:55 GMT
    The European Court of Auditors is urging the European Union to improve its approach to easing migrant pressure on Greece and Italy, and draw lessons from its failures before a new crisis hits.More
    The European Court of Auditors is urging the European Union to improve its approach to easing migrant pressure on Greece and Italy, and draw lessons from its failures before a new crisis hits.More
  • Study: Half Europe’s unauthorized migrants in Germany, UK

    Study: Half Europe’s unauthorized migrants in Germany, UK

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 10:12 AM EST2019-11-13 15:12:12 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:42 AM EST2019-11-13 16:42:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, file). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 file photo German federal police officers guide a group of migrants on their way after crossing the border between Austria and Germany in Wegscheid near Passau, Germany. A new s...(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, file). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 file photo German federal police officers guide a group of migrants on their way after crossing the border between Austria and Germany in Wegscheid near Passau, Germany. A new s...
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, file). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 file photo German federal police officers guide a group of migrants on their way after crossing the border between Austria and Germany in Wegscheid near Passau, Germany. A new s...(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, file). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 file photo German federal police officers guide a group of migrants on their way after crossing the border between Austria and Germany in Wegscheid near Passau, Germany. A new s...
    A new study estimates that at least 3.9 million unauthorized migrants _ and possibly as many as 4.8 million _ lived in Europe in 2017 with half of them in Germany and the United Kingdom.More
    A new study estimates that at least 3.9 million unauthorized migrants _ and possibly as many as 4.8 million _ lived in Europe in 2017 with half of them in Germany and the United Kingdom.More
  • EU labors to keep nuclear deal alive after new Iran moves

    EU labors to keep nuclear deal alive after new Iran moves

    Monday, November 11 2019 3:22 AM EST2019-11-11 08:22:36 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:32 AM EST2019-11-13 16:32:59 GMT
    European Union foreign ministers are discussing ways to keep the Iran nuclear deal intact after the Islamic Republic began enrichment work at its Fordo power plant.More
    European Union foreign ministers are discussing ways to keep the Iran nuclear deal intact after the Islamic Republic began enrichment work at its Fordo power plant.More
  • Germany offers support on N. Macedonia’s stalled EU bid

    Germany offers support on N. Macedonia’s stalled EU bid

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:12 AM EST2019-11-13 16:12:15 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:23 AM EST2019-11-13 16:23:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, left, talks for the media during a news conference with his North Macedonia's counterpart Nikola Dimitrov, right, after their meeting in Skopje, North Macedonia, on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 201...(AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, left, talks for the media during a news conference with his North Macedonia's counterpart Nikola Dimitrov, right, after their meeting in Skopje, North Macedonia, on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 201...
    (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, left, talks for the media during a news conference with his North Macedonia's counterpart Nikola Dimitrov, right, after their meeting in Skopje, North Macedonia, on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 201...(AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, left, talks for the media during a news conference with his North Macedonia's counterpart Nikola Dimitrov, right, after their meeting in Skopje, North Macedonia, on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 201...
    Germany’s foreign minister has offered backing for North Macedonia’s efforts to start membership talks with the European Union, after a minority of EU members blocked the process.More
    Germany’s foreign minister has offered backing for North Macedonia’s efforts to start membership talks with the European Union, after a minority of EU members blocked the process.More
  • German parliament committee ousts far-right chairman

    German parliament committee ousts far-right chairman

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 4:22 AM EST2019-11-13 09:22:02 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:23 AM EST2019-11-13 16:23:05 GMT
    (Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP). Stephan Brandner of the German Alternative for Germany (AfD) party delivers a statement prior to a meeting of the legal affairs committee of the German federal parliament, Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Nov...(Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP). Stephan Brandner of the German Alternative for Germany (AfD) party delivers a statement prior to a meeting of the legal affairs committee of the German federal parliament, Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Nov...
    (Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP). Stephan Brandner of the German Alternative for Germany (AfD) party delivers a statement prior to a meeting of the legal affairs committee of the German federal parliament, Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Nov...(Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP). Stephan Brandner of the German Alternative for Germany (AfD) party delivers a statement prior to a meeting of the legal affairs committee of the German federal parliament, Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Nov...
    The German parliament's legal affairs committee has ousted its chairman, a member of the far-right Alternative for Germany, amid anger over a string of provocative comments.More
    The German parliament's legal affairs committee has ousted its chairman, a member of the far-right Alternative for Germany, amid anger over a string of provocative comments.More
  • Afghan officials: Kabul car bomb killed 12, including kids

    Afghan officials: Kabul car bomb killed 12, including kids

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 10:52 PM EST2019-11-13 03:52:30 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 11:13 AM EST2019-11-13 16:13:00 GMT
    An explosion has rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul as early morning commuters were on the street heading to work.More
    An explosion has rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul as early morning commuters were on the street heading to work.More
  • North Korea issues warning over US-South Korea drills

    North Korea issues warning over US-South Korea drills

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 8:12 AM EST2019-11-13 13:12:08 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 10:12 AM EST2019-11-13 15:12:48 GMT
    North Korea's supreme decision-making body has lashed out at planned U.S.-South Korean military drills and warned the U.S. not to ignore a year-end deadline to salvage nuclear talks.More
    North Korea's supreme decision-making body has lashed out at planned U.S.-South Korean military drills and warned the U.S. not to ignore a year-end deadline to salvage nuclear talks.More
  • German mom convicted of faking kids’ sicknesses for cash

    German mom convicted of faking kids’ sicknesses for cash

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 10:02 AM EST2019-11-13 15:02:09 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 10:02 AM EST2019-11-13 15:02:23 GMT
    A German court has convicted a 49-year-old mother of child abuse and fraud for claiming her children suffered from bogus medical conditions for years to receive additional social assistance.More
    A German court has convicted a 49-year-old mother of child abuse and fraud for claiming her children suffered from bogus medical conditions for years to receive additional social assistance.More
  • Germany split over EU bank plan to nix fossil fuel funding

    Germany split over EU bank plan to nix fossil fuel funding

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 9:22 AM EST2019-11-13 14:22:14 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 9:32 AM EST2019-11-13 14:32:44 GMT
    Officials say the German government is split over whether to back a proposal for the European Investment Bank to stop funding fossil fuel projects.More
    Officials say the German government is split over whether to back a proposal for the European Investment Bank to stop funding fossil fuel projects.More
  • Neglected heartland seen as key to Brexit-dominated election

    Neglected heartland seen as key to Brexit-dominated election

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 2:22 AM EST2019-11-13 07:22:37 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 8:52 AM EST2019-11-13 13:52:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Brexit party leader Nigel Farage campaigns in Hartlepool, England, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. Hartlepool has elected lawmakers from the left-of-center Labour Party for more than half a century. But in 2016, almost 70% of voters h...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Brexit party leader Nigel Farage campaigns in Hartlepool, England, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. Hartlepool has elected lawmakers from the left-of-center Labour Party for more than half a century. But in 2016, almost 70% of voters h...
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Brexit party leader Nigel Farage campaigns in Hartlepool, England, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. Hartlepool has elected lawmakers from the left-of-center Labour Party for more than half a century. But in 2016, almost 70% of voters h...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Brexit party leader Nigel Farage campaigns in Hartlepool, England, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. Hartlepool has elected lawmakers from the left-of-center Labour Party for more than half a century. But in 2016, almost 70% of voters h...
    Political parties in Britain's Brexit-dominated December election battle to win working-class former industrial towns.More
    Political parties in Britain's Brexit-dominated December election battle to win working-class former industrial towns.More
  • Slow down: Dutch cut max speed limit to rein in pollution

    Slow down: Dutch cut max speed limit to rein in pollution

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 6:52 AM EST2019-11-13 11:52:04 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 8:32 AM EST2019-11-13 13:32:14 GMT
    The Dutch government is lowering the top speed limit on highways in a bid to put the brakes on emissions of the pollutant nitrogen oxide.More
    The Dutch government is lowering the top speed limit on highways in a bid to put the brakes on emissions of the pollutant nitrogen oxide.More
  • Spain says ex-Venezuelan spy chief wanted by US is missing

    Spain says ex-Venezuelan spy chief wanted by US is missing

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 5:52 AM EST2019-11-13 10:52:03 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 8:22 AM EST2019-11-13 13:22:35 GMT
    Spanish police say they have been unable to locate a former Venezuelan spymaster wanted by the United States for extradition on charges of drug trafficking.More
    Spanish police say they have been unable to locate a former Venezuelan spymaster wanted by the United States for extradition on charges of drug trafficking.More
  • 2 men arrested in Denmark following churchyard vandalism

    2 men arrested in Denmark following churchyard vandalism

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 5:12 AM EST2019-11-13 10:12:04 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 8:22 AM EST2019-11-13 13:22:28 GMT
    Police say two men, aged 27 and 38, have been arrested on suspicion of "gross vandalism" of gravestones in the Jewish section of a churchyard in northwestern Denmark.More
    Police say two men, aged 27 and 38, have been arrested on suspicion of "gross vandalism" of gravestones in the Jewish section of a churchyard in northwestern Denmark.More
  • Syrian suspected of IS killings denies charges in Hungary

    Syrian suspected of IS killings denies charges in Hungary

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 5:32 AM EST2019-11-13 10:32:05 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 7:02 AM EST2019-11-13 12:02:05 GMT
    (Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP). A Syrian man identified as Hassan F., centre, is escorted by Police officers as he arrives at the Metropolitan Court in Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Prosecutors said the 27-year-old man identified only as ...(Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP). A Syrian man identified as Hassan F., centre, is escorted by Police officers as he arrives at the Metropolitan Court in Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Prosecutors said the 27-year-old man identified only as ...
    (Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP). A Syrian man identified as Hassan F., centre, is escorted by Police officers as he arrives at the Metropolitan Court in Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Prosecutors said the 27-year-old man identified only as ...(Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP). A Syrian man identified as Hassan F., centre, is escorted by Police officers as he arrives at the Metropolitan Court in Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. Prosecutors said the 27-year-old man identified only as ...
    A Syrian man on trial in Hungary has denied charges that he took part in a beheading and other killings in his homeland while a member of the Islamic State group.More
    A Syrian man on trial in Hungary has denied charges that he took part in a beheading and other killings in his homeland while a member of the Islamic State group.More
  • Australian wildfires destroy homes and force evacuations

    Australian wildfires destroy homes and force evacuations

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 7:32 PM EST2019-11-13 00:32:26 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 6:02 AM EST2019-11-13 11:02:32 GMT
    (NASA via AP). This Nov. 11, 2019, satellite photo taken by NASA shows the weather condition as bushfires burn in the eastern part of New South Wales state. Ferocious wildfires are burning at emergency-level intensity across Australia's most populous s...(NASA via AP). This Nov. 11, 2019, satellite photo taken by NASA shows the weather condition as bushfires burn in the eastern part of New South Wales state. Ferocious wildfires are burning at emergency-level intensity across Australia's most populous s...
    (NASA via AP). This Nov. 11, 2019, satellite photo taken by NASA shows the weather condition as bushfires burn in the eastern part of New South Wales state. Ferocious wildfires are burning at emergency-level intensity across Australia's most populous s...(NASA via AP). This Nov. 11, 2019, satellite photo taken by NASA shows the weather condition as bushfires burn in the eastern part of New South Wales state. Ferocious wildfires are burning at emergency-level intensity across Australia's most populous s...
    Officials say more than 50 homes have been damaged or destroyed and 13 firefighters were injured overnight by catastrophic wildfires across Australia's most populous state before the emergency subsided.More
    Officials say more than 50 homes have been damaged or destroyed and 13 firefighters were injured overnight by catastrophic wildfires across Australia's most populous state before the emergency subsided.More
  • Germany introduces bill to criminalize 'upskirting' photos

    Germany introduces bill to criminalize 'upskirting' photos

    Wednesday, November 13 2019 6:02 AM EST2019-11-13 11:02:08 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 6:02 AM EST2019-11-13 11:02:31 GMT
    Germany's Cabinet has approved legislation that will criminalize "upskirting" photos and taking unauthorized pictures of people killed in accidents.More
    Germany's Cabinet has approved legislation that will criminalize "upskirting" photos and taking unauthorized pictures of people killed in accidents.More
  • Suicide bomber attacks Indonesian police station, wounding 6

    Suicide bomber attacks Indonesian police station, wounding 6

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 11:22 PM EST2019-11-13 04:22:32 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 6:02 AM EST2019-11-13 11:02:31 GMT
    Police say a suicide bomber has blown himself up at a police station in Indonesia's third-largest city, injuring at least six people.More
    Police say a suicide bomber has blown himself up at a police station in Indonesia's third-largest city, injuring at least six people.More
  • Israel targets Islamic Jihad leader, sending message to Iran

    Israel targets Islamic Jihad leader, sending message to Iran

    Monday, November 11 2019 10:12 PM EST2019-11-12 03:12:06 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 2:03 AM EST2019-11-13 07:03:00 GMT
    The Israeli military says it has killed an Islamic Jihad commander in an airstrike at his Gaza City home.More
    The Israeli military says it has killed an Islamic Jihad commander in an airstrike at his Gaza City home.More
  • Morales' exit stymies comeback for Latin America's left

    Morales' exit stymies comeback for Latin America's left

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 3:02 PM EST2019-11-12 20:02:19 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 1:52 AM EST2019-11-13 06:52:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police patrol on the sidelines of a march by supporters of former President Evo Morales, arriving from El Alto and entering La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Former President Evo Morales, who transformed Bolivia as ...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police patrol on the sidelines of a march by supporters of former President Evo Morales, arriving from El Alto and entering La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Former President Evo Morales, who transformed Bolivia as ...
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police patrol on the sidelines of a march by supporters of former President Evo Morales, arriving from El Alto and entering La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Former President Evo Morales, who transformed Bolivia as ...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). Police patrol on the sidelines of a march by supporters of former President Evo Morales, arriving from El Alto and entering La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Former President Evo Morales, who transformed Bolivia as ...
    The sudden resignation of Bolivia's Evo Morales has sent shockwaves throughout Latin America, where the indigenous leader had been the last survivor among a wave of leftist leaders swept to power two decades ago as...More
    The sudden resignation of Bolivia's Evo Morales has sent shockwaves throughout Latin America, where the indigenous leader had been the last survivor among a wave of leftist leaders swept to power two decades ago as commodity prices soared.More
  • Afghan president: 3 Taliban released for held US, Australian

    Afghan president: 3 Taliban released for held US, Australian

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 1:42 AM EST2019-11-12 06:42:12 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:42 AM EST2019-11-13 05:42:58 GMT
    Afghan president: 3 Taliban figures released by government in effort to have insurgents free US, Australian prisoner.More
    Afghan president: 3 Taliban figures released by government in effort to have insurgents free US, Australian prisoner.More
  • Live, from DC: Trump impeachment hearings about to go public

    Live, from DC: Trump impeachment hearings about to go public

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 6:12 PM EST2019-11-12 23:12:23 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:23 AM EST2019-11-13 05:23:21 GMT
    The closed doors of the House's impeachment investigation of Donald Trump are about to swing wide open.More
    The closed doors of the House's impeachment investigation of Donald Trump are about to swing wide open.More
  • Clinton: UK voters must see Russian influence report

    Clinton: UK voters must see Russian influence report

    Tuesday, November 12 2019 4:32 AM EST2019-11-12 09:32:02 GMT
    Wednesday, November 13 2019 12:22 AM EST2019-11-13 05:22:59 GMT
    Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she's "dumbfounded" the U.K. government has failed to release a report on Russian influence in British politics as the country prepares for national elections.More
    Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she's "dumbfounded" the U.K. government has failed to release a report on Russian influence in British politics as the country prepares for national elections.More
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