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  • Fed seems poised to raise rates for a 3rd time this year

    Fed seems poised to raise rates for a 3rd time this year

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:22:51 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:17:23 GMT
    Fed's 3rd rate hike this year is expected despite rising risks from Trump's trade fights. 
    Fed's 3rd rate hike this year is expected despite rising risks from Trump's trade fights. 
  • The Latest: Trump meets with Israeli Prime Minister

    The Latest: Trump meets with Israeli Prime Minister

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:16:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:16:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the United Nations General Assembly, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters.
    President Donald Trump is endorsing a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. 
    President Donald Trump is endorsing a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. 
  • Albania police arrest 2 US drug suspects

    Albania police arrest 2 US drug suspects

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:16:16 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:16:16 GMT
    Police in Albania say they have arrested two American citizens who allegedly were making efforts to produce and sell synthetic drugs through the internet. 
    Police in Albania say they have arrested two American citizens who allegedly were making efforts to produce and sell synthetic drugs through the internet. 
  • Westminster Abbey gets Hockney-designed stained glass window

    Westminster Abbey gets Hockney-designed stained glass window

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:12 AM EDT2018-09-26 10:12:52 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:16:13 GMT
    (Victoria Jones/Pool via AP). British artist David Hockney stands in front of The Queen's Window, a new stained glass window at Westminster Abbey, London, designed by David Hockney and revealed for the first time on Wednesday Sept. 26, 2018.(Victoria Jones/Pool via AP). British artist David Hockney stands in front of The Queen's Window, a new stained glass window at Westminster Abbey, London, designed by David Hockney and revealed for the first time on Wednesday Sept. 26, 2018.
    A stained glass window by artist David Hockney, based on a design he sketched on an iPad, has been unveiled at London's ancient Westminster Abbey. 
    A stained glass window by artist David Hockney, based on a design he sketched on an iPad, has been unveiled at London's ancient Westminster Abbey. 
  • With bated breath, UN awaits another first for Trump

    With bated breath, UN awaits another first for Trump

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:42:56 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:15:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 at U.N. headquarters.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 at U.N. headquarters.
    More world leaders step up to the podium at the U.N. General Assembly on Wednesday but the lion's share of attention will be down the hall where U.S. President Donald Trump will be chairing the Security Council. 
    More world leaders step up to the podium at the U.N. General Assembly on Wednesday but the lion's share of attention will be down the hall where U.S. President Donald Trump will be chairing the Security Council. 
  • Happy news: Beluga whale in Thames eating, swimming well

    Happy news: Beluga whale in Thames eating, swimming well

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:02:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:15:31 GMT
    Officials say the beluga whale spotted in the River Thames seems to be feeding properly and swimming strongly. 
    Officials say the beluga whale spotted in the River Thames seems to be feeding properly and swimming strongly. 
  • Copy of 'Lady Chatterley' used at obscenity trial for sale

    Copy of 'Lady Chatterley' used at obscenity trial for sale

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 7:52 AM EDT2018-09-26 11:52:55 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:14:22 GMT
    A paperback copy of "Lady Chatterley's Lover" used by the judge in the book's landmark U.K. obscenity trial is expected to sell at auction for up to 15,000 pounds ($20,000). 
    A paperback copy of "Lady Chatterley's Lover" used by the judge in the book's landmark U.K. obscenity trial is expected to sell at auction for up to 15,000 pounds ($20,000). 
  • UK Labour leader aims to shift focus from Brexit to economy

    UK Labour leader aims to shift focus from Brexit to economy

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:33:06 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:13:32 GMT
    (Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn gives his keynote speech at the Labour Party's annual conference in Liverpool, England, Wednesday Sept. 26, 2018.  The annual conference makes many policy decisions fo...(Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn gives his keynote speech at the Labour Party's annual conference in Liverpool, England, Wednesday Sept. 26, 2018. The annual conference makes many policy decisions fo...
    British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has rallied his Labour Party with a call for a clampdown on unfettered capitalism and a huge investment in public services. 
    British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has rallied his Labour Party with a call for a clampdown on unfettered capitalism and a huge investment in public services. 
  • Russian lawmakers vote to back controversial pension bill

    Russian lawmakers vote to back controversial pension bill

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 7:32 AM EDT2018-09-26 11:32:54 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:13:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). Demonstrators hold a poster that reads: "We are against the raising of the retirement age" during a protest against the government's plans to raise the retirement age, in front of the Russian State Duma, the Lower H...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). Demonstrators hold a poster that reads: "We are against the raising of the retirement age" during a protest against the government's plans to raise the retirement age, in front of the Russian State Duma, the Lower H...
    The lower house of the Russian parliament has given its preliminary approval for the controversial bill on changes to the pension system which has caused an outrage in Russian society. 
    The lower house of the Russian parliament has given its preliminary approval for the controversial bill on changes to the pension system which has caused an outrage in Russian society. 
  • Walk into my parlor: Greek spiders spin giant web over shore

    Walk into my parlor: Greek spiders spin giant web over shore

    Friday, September 21 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-21 15:20:47 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:08:49 GMT
    (Giannis Giannakopoulos via AP). In this frame grab taken from video on Sept. 18, 2018, a view of spider webs over bushes, in Aitoliko, Greece. Spurred into overdrive by an explosion in the populations of insects they eat, thousands of little spiders i...(Giannis Giannakopoulos via AP). In this frame grab taken from video on Sept. 18, 2018, a view of spider webs over bushes, in Aitoliko, Greece. Spurred into overdrive by an explosion in the populations of insects they eat, thousands of little spiders i...
    It's not quite the World Wide Web _ but the spiders of Aitoliko in Greece have made a good start. 
    It's not quite the World Wide Web _ but the spiders of Aitoliko in Greece have made a good start. 
  • Asian victors may find anti-China campaign vows hard to keep

    Asian victors may find anti-China campaign vows hard to keep

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:13 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:13:08 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:05:19 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). This combination of file photos show, from left to right; then Malaysia’s President-elect Mahathir Mohamad, Maldives President-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and Pakistan politician Imran Khan. The three Muslim-majority South Asian count...(AP Photo, File). This combination of file photos show, from left to right; then Malaysia’s President-elect Mahathir Mohamad, Maldives President-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and Pakistan politician Imran Khan. The three Muslim-majority South Asian count...
    Three Muslim-majority South Asian countries have elected leaders who promise to temper China's growing influence, but analysts say reducing Beijing's foothold won't be easy. 
    Three Muslim-majority South Asian countries have elected leaders who promise to temper China's growing influence, but analysts say reducing Beijing's foothold won't be easy. 
  • Cameroon lurches toward election amid separatist conflict

    Cameroon lurches toward election amid separatist conflict

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 5:04 AM EDT2018-09-26 09:04:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:05:10 GMT
    Cameroon lurches toward election amid separatist conflict; language sparked a bloody battle. 
    Cameroon lurches toward election amid separatist conflict; language sparked a bloody battle. 
  • Zimbabwe's leader says he offers Trump land for golf course

    Zimbabwe's leader says he offers Trump land for golf course

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 8:42 AM EDT2018-09-26 12:42:56 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:05:02 GMT
    Zimbabwe's leader says he offers Trump land for golf course in park teeming with wildlife. 
    Zimbabwe's leader says he offers Trump land for golf course in park teeming with wildlife. 
  • Nearly 400,000 'excess deaths' in South Sudan, report says

    Nearly 400,000 'excess deaths' in South Sudan, report says

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-09-26 11:12:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:05:00 GMT
    New report estimates nearly 400,000 'excess deaths' in South Sudan's civil war. 
    New report estimates nearly 400,000 'excess deaths' in South Sudan's civil war. 
  • Migrant killed after Morocco's navy fires on boat

    Migrant killed after Morocco's navy fires on boat

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:32:57 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:04:58 GMT
    A human rights group says that a migrant has died after Morocco's navy opened fire on a boat carrying her and more than two dozen others. 
    A human rights group says that a migrant has died after Morocco's navy opened fire on a boat carrying her and more than two dozen others. 
  • Elaborate throne for Japan's next emperor arrives in Tokyo

    Elaborate throne for Japan's next emperor arrives in Tokyo

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:12:51 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:04:53 GMT
    (Kyodo News via AP). This April 17, 2018, photo shows Takamikura throne, left, and Michodai, a curtained platform, placed at the Kyoto Imperial Palace in Kyoto, western Japan. The special imperial throne for the coronation of Japan’s new emperor arrive...(Kyodo News via AP). This April 17, 2018, photo shows Takamikura throne, left, and Michodai, a curtained platform, placed at the Kyoto Imperial Palace in Kyoto, western Japan. The special imperial throne for the coronation of Japan’s new emperor arrive...
    The special imperial throne to be used for the coronation of Japan's new emperor has arrived in Tokyo from an ancient imperial palace in Kyoto more than a year ahead of time. 
    The special imperial throne to be used for the coronation of Japan's new emperor has arrived in Tokyo from an ancient imperial palace in Kyoto more than a year ahead of time. 
  • Romanian ex-prison chief sentenced to 20 years dies in jail

    Romanian ex-prison chief sentenced to 20 years dies in jail

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:52:58 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:04:50 GMT
    Romanian authorities say a former prison commander serving a 20-year sentence for the deaths of 103 political prisoners while he was in charge of a communist-era labor camp has died. 
    Romanian authorities say a former prison commander serving a 20-year sentence for the deaths of 103 political prisoners while he was in charge of a communist-era labor camp has died. 
  • World Bank OKs 1st direct financing to Somalia in 27 years

    World Bank OKs 1st direct financing to Somalia in 27 years

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:03:00 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:04:49 GMT
    World Bank approves 1st direct financing to Somalia's government in 27 years; a 'milestone'. 
    World Bank approves 1st direct financing to Somalia's government in 27 years; a 'milestone'. 
  • Far-right German party's plans for Jewish section criticized

    Far-right German party's plans for Jewish section criticized

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-09-26 12:52:56 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:55:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst). FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2017 file photo police blocks demonstrators protesting against the nationalist 'Alternative for Germany', AfD, party in Berlin, Germany. A Jewish student group says it will protest the far-right Altern...(AP Photo/Michael Probst). FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2017 file photo police blocks demonstrators protesting against the nationalist 'Alternative for Germany', AfD, party in Berlin, Germany. A Jewish student group says it will protest the far-right Altern...
    The Jewish Students Union of Germany says it's planning to protest against the founding of a Jewish section within the nationalist Alternative for Germany, or AfD, party. 
    The Jewish Students Union of Germany says it's planning to protest against the founding of a Jewish section within the nationalist Alternative for Germany, or AfD, party. 
  • UK: health worker infected with smallpox-like disease

    UK: health worker infected with smallpox-like disease

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:43:38 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:55:01 GMT
    British officials say a health worker involved in treating a patient with monkeypox has been infected with the rare disease, suggesting possible lapses in the hospital's infection control procedures. 
    British officials say a health worker involved in treating a patient with monkeypox has been infected with the rare disease, suggesting possible lapses in the hospital's infection control procedures. 
  • Congo says Ebola efforts can resume after deadly attack

    Congo says Ebola efforts can resume after deadly attack

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:52:57 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:54:42 GMT
    Congo says Ebola containment efforts can resume after deadly attack caused suspension. 
    Congo says Ebola containment efforts can resume after deadly attack caused suspension. 
  • Russian Pussy Riot activist conscious after poisoning

    Russian Pussy Riot activist conscious after poisoning

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-25 15:24:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:54:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this Sunday, July 15, 2018 file photo, stewards pull a woman off the pitch after she stormed onto the field and interrupted the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhn...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this Sunday, July 15, 2018 file photo, stewards pull a woman off the pitch after she stormed onto the field and interrupted the final match between France and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Luzhn...
    A member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot says he's recovering after two weeks in intensive care with a suspected poisoning. 
    A member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot says he's recovering after two weeks in intensive care with a suspected poisoning. 
  • Russian national held in Norway suspected of spying

    Russian national held in Norway suspected of spying

    Monday, September 24 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-09-24 17:02:33 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:49 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:49:42 GMT
    A Russian national has been arrested in Norway on suspicion of spying after he attended a conference on strengthening cooperation between Europe's parliamentary administrations, according to this lawyer. 
    A Russian national has been arrested in Norway on suspicion of spying after he attended a conference on strengthening cooperation between Europe's parliamentary administrations, according to this lawyer. 
  • Germany looking to sell costly, rarely used drone to Canada

    Germany looking to sell costly, rarely used drone to Canada

    Monday, September 24 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:41:55 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:49 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:49:16 GMT
    (Armin Weigel/dpa via AP, file). FILE-- In this Thursday, July 21, 2011 photo a recce drone 'Euro Hawk' is moved at the air base in Manching, Germany. Germany wants to sell a second-hand drone that’s cost the country over 700 million euros ($823 millio...(Armin Weigel/dpa via AP, file). FILE-- In this Thursday, July 21, 2011 photo a recce drone 'Euro Hawk' is moved at the air base in Manching, Germany. Germany wants to sell a second-hand drone that’s cost the country over 700 million euros ($823 millio...
    Germany wants to sell Canada a secondhand drone that's cost over 700 million euros ($823 million) _ without many core components it needs to fly. 
    Germany wants to sell Canada a secondhand drone that's cost over 700 million euros ($823 million) _ without many core components it needs to fly. 
  • Cease-fire holds in Libya after clashes that killed 117

    Cease-fire holds in Libya after clashes that killed 117

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:32:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:35:35 GMT
    Libyan authorities say a recent bout of heavy fighting in the capital Tripoli has come to a halt after warring militias signed a new cease-fire agreement. 
    Libyan authorities say a recent bout of heavy fighting in the capital Tripoli has come to a halt after warring militias signed a new cease-fire agreement. 
  • Pope urges Chinese Catholics to trust, reconcile after deal

    Pope urges Chinese Catholics to trust, reconcile after deal

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-09-26 10:53:17 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 8:43 AM EDT2018-09-26 12:43:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018.
    Pope Francis urged Chinese Catholics on Wednesday to trust him and make concrete gestures of reconciliation following a landmark deal over bishop appointments that is aimed at ending decades of estrangement between... 
    Pope Francis urged Chinese Catholics on Wednesday to trust him and make concrete gestures of reconciliation following a landmark deal over bishop appointments that is aimed at ending decades of estrangement between the Vatican and Beijing. 
  • Pakistanis in China seek answers about detained Uighur wives

    Pakistanis in China seek answers about detained Uighur wives

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:52:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-09-26 12:05:38 GMT
    Two Pakistani men are lobbying their embassy in Beijing for help reuniting with their wives, who they say are ethnic Uighurs blocked from leaving China. 
    Two Pakistani men are lobbying their embassy in Beijing for help reuniting with their wives, who they say are ethnic Uighurs blocked from leaving China. 
  • World leaders laugh as Trump boasts of his achievements

    World leaders laugh as Trump boasts of his achievements

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-09-25 16:44:43 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 7:54 AM EDT2018-09-26 11:54:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump answers a reporters question about Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh during a meeting with Colombian President Ivan Duque at the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at U.N....(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump answers a reporters question about Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh during a meeting with Colombian President Ivan Duque at the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at U.N....
    President Donald Trump got some unintended laughs when he addressed world leaders on Tuesday. 
    President Donald Trump got some unintended laughs when he addressed world leaders on Tuesday. 
  • Germany: Merkel won't call confidence vote after ally ousted

    Germany: Merkel won't call confidence vote after ally ousted

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-09-26 11:35:11 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-09-26 11:43:18 GMT
    (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel takes her seat prior to the weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018.(Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). German Chancellor Angela Merkel takes her seat prior to the weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018.
    Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman says the German leader has no intention of calling a confidence vote after her party ousted a close ally as head of its parliamentary group. 
    Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman says the German leader has no intention of calling a confidence vote after her party ousted a close ally as head of its parliamentary group. 
  • Trump at UN Security Council: 'Most watched meeting ever'?

    Trump at UN Security Council: 'Most watched meeting ever'?

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:43:47 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-09-26 11:35:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, file photo, members of the United Nations Security Council vote on a resolution at United Nations headquarters. U.S. President Donald Trump is set to chair a U.N. Security Council m...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, file photo, members of the United Nations Security Council vote on a resolution at United Nations headquarters. U.S. President Donald Trump is set to chair a U.N. Security Council m...
    U.S. President Donald Trump is set to chair a U.N. Security Council meeting for the first time. 
    U.S. President Donald Trump is set to chair a U.N. Security Council meeting for the first time. 
  • The Latest: Pope asks for reconciliation in Chinese church

    The Latest: Pope asks for reconciliation in Chinese church

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:22 AM EDT2018-09-26 10:22:52 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-09-26 10:54:08 GMT
    Pope Francis is urging Chinese Catholics to trust him and make concrete gestures of reconciliation following a landmark deal over bishop appointments aimed at ending decades of estrangement between the Vatican and... 
    Pope Francis is urging Chinese Catholics to trust him and make concrete gestures of reconciliation following a landmark deal over bishop appointments aimed at ending decades of estrangement between the Vatican and Beijing that had split the church. 
  • Trump challenges UN, boasting of America's go-it-alone might

    Trump challenges UN, boasting of America's go-it-alone might

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-09-25 04:52:20 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:23 AM EDT2018-09-26 10:23:48 GMT
    Trump stormed into office on the resonance of his aggressive "America First" agenda, but now as he returns to the pinnacle of global diplomacy he can't escape the growing shadows of domestic political crises. 
    Trump stormed into office on the resonance of his aggressive "America First" agenda, but now as he returns to the pinnacle of global diplomacy he can't escape the growing shadows of domestic political crises. 
  • AP Interview: NATO chief plays balancing act with Russia

    AP Interview: NATO chief plays balancing act with Russia

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-09-25 22:23:20 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:03 AM EDT2018-09-26 10:03:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, right, and Ambassador to the United Nations Vassily Nebenzia, center, listen as American President Donald Trump addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, right, and Ambassador to the United Nations Vassily Nebenzia, center, listen as American President Donald Trump addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday...
    AP Interview: NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says he wants a more constructive relationship with Russia, even as the western alliance is taking measures to respond to Moscow's increasing military... 
    AP Interview: NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says he wants a more constructive relationship with Russia, even as the western alliance is taking measures to respond to Moscow's increasing military assertiveness. 
  • UK Labour opposition party vows to reject May's Brexit deal

    UK Labour opposition party vows to reject May's Brexit deal

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:32 AM EDT2018-09-25 09:32:17 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-09-26 08:22:55 GMT
    Britain's main opposition Labour Party says it will reject Prime Minister Theresa May's proposed Brexit deal with the European Union when it comes to a vote in Parliament. 
    Britain's main opposition Labour Party says it will reject Prime Minister Theresa May's proposed Brexit deal with the European Union when it comes to a vote in Parliament. 
  • Iran video threatens missile strikes on UAE, Saudi Arabia

    Iran video threatens missile strikes on UAE, Saudi Arabia

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:42 AM EDT2018-09-25 08:42:11 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 4:04 AM EDT2018-09-26 08:04:56 GMT
    Iranian semi-official news agency publishes, then deletes video threatening missiles attacks on Saudi, Emirati capitals. 
    Iranian semi-official news agency publishes, then deletes video threatening missiles attacks on Saudi, Emirati capitals. 
  • Pope acknowledges China bishop deal will cause suffering

    Pope acknowledges China bishop deal will cause suffering

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:33:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:55:16 GMT
    Pope Francis is acknowledging his landmark deal with China over bishop nominations will cause suffering among the underground faithful, but says that he takes full responsibility and that he _ and not Beijing _... 
    Pope Francis is acknowledging his landmark deal with China over bishop nominations will cause suffering among the underground faithful, but says that he takes full responsibility and that he _ and not Beijing _ will have the ultimate say over new bishops. 
  • Correction: Pakistan-China story

    Correction: Pakistan-China story

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:50:24 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:54:27 GMT
    Pakistan urges China to ease pressures on Muslim minority Uighurs amid warnings by leading rights groups. 
    Pakistan urges China to ease pressures on Muslim minority Uighurs amid warnings by leading rights groups. 
  • In most global of settings, UN ponders populism's problems

    In most global of settings, UN ponders populism's problems

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-09-25 04:52:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:44 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:44:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens as United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaks at the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens as United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaks at the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters.
    United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to paint a grim picture of the state of the world when leaders open their annual meeting on Tuesday. 
    United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to paint a grim picture of the state of the world when leaders open their annual meeting on Tuesday. 
  • Bromance cools for once-chummy Trump and Marcon

    Bromance cools for once-chummy Trump and Marcon

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-09-25 06:22:10 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:15 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:15:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron wait for members of the media to arrive at a meeting at the Lotte New York Palace hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron wait for members of the media to arrive at a meeting at the Lotte New York Palace hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in New York.
    French President Emmanuel Macron and U.S. President Donald Trump aren't as chummy as they used to be. 
    French President Emmanuel Macron and U.S. President Donald Trump aren't as chummy as they used to be. 
  • US lashes out at Iran as world leaders gather at UN

    US lashes out at Iran as world leaders gather at UN

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-09-25 16:56:01 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-09-26 05:52:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump delivers a speech to the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump delivers a speech to the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters.
    President Donald Trump has singled out Iran for particularly harsh criticism in his annual address to world leaders at the UN. 
    President Donald Trump has singled out Iran for particularly harsh criticism in his annual address to world leaders at the UN. 
  • The Latest: Congo's president says elections 'irreversible'

    The Latest: Congo's president says elections 'irreversible'

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-09-25 13:02:18 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:34 PM EDT2018-09-26 03:34:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens as United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaks at the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens as United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaks at the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at U.N. Headquarters.
    United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to paint a grim picture of the state of the world when leaders open their annual meeting on Tuesday. 
    United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to paint a grim picture of the state of the world when leaders open their annual meeting on Tuesday. 
  • WHO warns of 'perfect storm' for Ebola in eastern Congo

    WHO warns of 'perfect storm' for Ebola in eastern Congo

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-09-25 09:42:26 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:28 PM EDT2018-09-26 02:28:14 GMT
    WHO warns of 'perfect storm' for Ebola in eastern Congo amid fighting, fear, politics. 
    WHO warns of 'perfect storm' for Ebola in eastern Congo amid fighting, fear, politics. 
  • Pope: Priestly abuse scandals driving Catholic faithful away

    Pope: Priestly abuse scandals driving Catholic faithful away

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-09-25 07:52:19 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:55:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid, right, welcomes Pope Francis as he arrives at the Kadriorg Presidential  Palace in Tallinn, Estonia, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Pope Francis concludes his four-day tour of the Baltics vi...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid, right, welcomes Pope Francis as he arrives at the Kadriorg Presidential Palace in Tallinn, Estonia, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Pope Francis concludes his four-day tour of the Baltics vi...
    Pope Francis is wrapping up his pilgrimage to the Baltics with a stop in Estonia, considered one of the least religious countries in the world. 
    Pope Francis is wrapping up his pilgrimage to the Baltics with a stop in Estonia, considered one of the least religious countries in the world. 
  • SKorean president: Kim is serious about giving up his bombs

    SKorean president: Kim is serious about giving up his bombs

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:02 PM EDT2018-09-25 22:02:58 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:48 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:48:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-In participate in a signing ceremony for the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement at the Lotte New York Palace hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monda...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-In participate in a signing ceremony for the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement at the Lotte New York Palace hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monda...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in says the current round of nuclear diplomacy with North Korea is "completely different" than past failed deals. 
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in says the current round of nuclear diplomacy with North Korea is "completely different" than past failed deals. 
  • Arrested senator and Duterte critic: 'Democracy lost today'

    Arrested senator and Duterte critic: 'Democracy lost today'

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:42 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:42:48 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:45:35 GMT
    (Philippine National Police Makati via AP). In this photo provided by the Philippine National Police Makati, Philippine opposition Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV for his mugshot inside a police station in Makati, metropolitan Manila after the Makati Regiona...(Philippine National Police Makati via AP). In this photo provided by the Philippine National Police Makati, Philippine opposition Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV for his mugshot inside a police station in Makati, metropolitan Manila after the Makati Regiona...
    Duterte's fiercest critic in Congress was arrested on rebellion charges that were revived after the president revoked a 2011 amnesty for a failed coup attempt. 
    Duterte's fiercest critic in Congress was arrested on rebellion charges that were revived after the president revoked a 2011 amnesty for a failed coup attempt. 
  • Greek court convicts 2 over 'religious' museum oil attacks

    Greek court convicts 2 over 'religious' museum oil attacks

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-09-25 20:02:55 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:16 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:16:21 GMT
    A Greek court has given four-year suspended prison sentences to two Bulgarian women who smeared centuries-old artifacts in three Athens museums with frying oil for apparently religious reasons. 
    A Greek court has given four-year suspended prison sentences to two Bulgarian women who smeared centuries-old artifacts in three Athens museums with frying oil for apparently religious reasons. 
  • At UN this year, it's Trump versus the world

    At UN this year, it's Trump versus the world

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-09-25 22:22:41 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:15 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:15:57 GMT
    (Angela Weiss/Pool Photo via AP). As President Donald Trump addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, members of the media watch a video feed of the speech outside the GA Hall, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at UN headquarters.(Angela Weiss/Pool Photo via AP). As President Donald Trump addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, members of the media watch a video feed of the speech outside the GA Hall, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at UN headquarters.
    A gaping ideological divide cuts through this year's speechfest by world leaders at the United Nations. 
    A gaping ideological divide cuts through this year's speechfest by world leaders at the United Nations. 
  • Starry Saint Laurent show in Paris sees models walk on water

    Starry Saint Laurent show in Paris sees models walk on water

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-09-25 20:53:23 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:14 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:14:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena). Model Kaia Gerber wears a creation for the Yves Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2019 ready to wear fashion collection presented in Paris, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Christophe Ena). Model Kaia Gerber wears a creation for the Yves Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2019 ready to wear fashion collection presented in Paris, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.
    With a powerful front row of stars, Saint Laurent headlined the second day of Paris Fashion Week in an eclectic French twist on American styles that featured models walking on water. 
    With a powerful front row of stars, Saint Laurent headlined the second day of Paris Fashion Week in an eclectic French twist on American styles that featured models walking on water. 
  • Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost

    Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-22 14:51:29 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-09-25 23:53:56 GMT
    Russia's space agency chief has made an opaque statement about its involvement in the NASA-led plan to create an international outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that Russia is staying... 
    Russia's space agency chief has made an opaque statement about its involvement in the NASA-led plan to create an international outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that Russia is staying in the project. 
  • Trump: Venezuelan socialist president easily toppled

    Trump: Venezuelan socialist president easily toppled

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-09-25 14:32:21 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-09-25 22:16:46 GMT
    The Trump administration has slapped financial sanctions on four members of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's inner circle, including his wife and the nation's vice president on allegations of corruption. 
    The Trump administration has slapped financial sanctions on four members of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's inner circle, including his wife and the nation's vice president on allegations of corruption. 
  • The Latest: Pope says church judged unfairly on sex abuse

    The Latest: Pope says church judged unfairly on sex abuse

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-09-25 09:42:17 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-09-25 22:07:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid, right, welcomes Pope Francis as he arrives at the Kadriorg Presidential  Palace in Tallinn, Estonia, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Pope Francis concludes his four-day tour of the Baltics vi...(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid, right, welcomes Pope Francis as he arrives at the Kadriorg Presidential Palace in Tallinn, Estonia, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Pope Francis concludes his four-day tour of the Baltics vi...
    Pope Francis has acknowledged that the sex abuse scandals rocking the Catholic Church are driving people away and said the church must change its ways if it wants to keep future generations. 
    Pope Francis has acknowledged that the sex abuse scandals rocking the Catholic Church are driving people away and said the church must change its ways if it wants to keep future generations. 
  • Books on famine, factories vie for $75,000 history prize

    Books on famine, factories vie for $75,000 history prize

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:03:07 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-09-25 22:04:00 GMT
    A story of starvation in Stalin's Soviet Union, a biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder and a look at how factories changed the world are among finalists for a $75,000 book prize. 
    A story of starvation in Stalin's Soviet Union, a biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder and a look at how factories changed the world are among finalists for a $75,000 book prize. 
  • Germany's Porsche says it won't produce new diesel models

    Germany's Porsche says it won't produce new diesel models

    Sunday, September 23 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-23 08:31:05 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:58 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:58:20 GMT
    Porsche's chief executive says the sports car maker won't produce any new diesel models in the wake of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal. 
    Porsche's chief executive says the sports car maker won't produce any new diesel models in the wake of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal. 
  • German energy company: saving threatened forest 'illusion'

    German energy company: saving threatened forest 'illusion'

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-09-21 07:29:53 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:57:51 GMT
    (Oliver Berg/dpa via AP). Activists light candles in front of police officers in the Hambach forest in Kerben, western Germany, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. To protest against the forest being chopped off for a lignite strip mine.(Oliver Berg/dpa via AP). Activists light candles in front of police officers in the Hambach forest in Kerben, western Germany, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. To protest against the forest being chopped off for a lignite strip mine.
    A German energy executive whose company plans to clear an ancient forest to expand a lignite strip mine says it's an "illusion" to think the woodland can be saved, and halting the project would cost his firm up to... 
    A German energy executive whose company plans to clear an ancient forest to expand a lignite strip mine says it's an "illusion" to think the woodland can be saved, and halting the project would cost his firm up to 5 billion euros ($5.9 billion). 
  • They said it: Less-quoted leaders at UN, in their own words

    They said it: Less-quoted leaders at UN, in their own words

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:33:15 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:57:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Seychelles President Danny Faure addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Seychelles President Danny Faure addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.
    They said it: Leaders at the UN, in their own words. 
    They said it: Leaders at the UN, in their own words. 
  • Russia's Lavrov lashes out at Norway arrest of suspected spy

    Russia's Lavrov lashes out at Norway arrest of suspected spy

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:06:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:16:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, right, and Ambassador to the United Nations Vassily Nebenzia, center, listen as American President Donald Trump addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, right, and Ambassador to the United Nations Vassily Nebenzia, center, listen as American President Donald Trump addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday...
    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is slamming Norway for arresting a Russian parliamentary official suspected of spying. 
    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is slamming Norway for arresting a Russian parliamentary official suspected of spying. 
  • The Latest: Morocco navy fires on boat carrying migrants

    The Latest: Morocco navy fires on boat carrying migrants

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:32 AM EDT2018-09-25 10:32:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:07:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A Syrian woman with her children disembarks from a ferry, at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. About 400 migrants and refugees arrived at the port from the island of Lesbos as authorities have be...(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris). A Syrian woman with her children disembarks from a ferry, at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. About 400 migrants and refugees arrived at the port from the island of Lesbos as authorities have be...
    A rescue vessel carrying 58 migrants pulled from the Mediterranean north of Libya is heading toward France and an uncertain welcome. 
    A rescue vessel carrying 58 migrants pulled from the Mediterranean north of Libya is heading toward France and an uncertain welcome. 
  • Beluga whale spotted in River Thames outside London

    Beluga whale spotted in River Thames outside London

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-09-25 14:32:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:07:00 GMT
    British officials are checking out reports that a whale is swimming in the River Thames. 
    British officials are checking out reports that a whale is swimming in the River Thames. 
  • The Latest: US to warn Iran of 'hell to pay' for defiance

    The Latest: US to warn Iran of 'hell to pay' for defiance

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:03:01 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:49 PM EDT2018-09-25 20:49:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). United States delegation Vice President Mike Pence, left center, National security adviser John Bolton, U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, second from right, and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, far right, listens as President Dona...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). United States delegation Vice President Mike Pence, left center, National security adviser John Bolton, U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, second from right, and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, far right, listens as President Dona...
    U.S. national security adviser John Bolton will warn Iran of "hell to pay" and "serious consequences" if it defies the U.S. 
    U.S. national security adviser John Bolton will warn Iran of "hell to pay" and "serious consequences" if it defies the U.S. 
  • French ex-premier launches bid to become Barcelona mayor

    French ex-premier launches bid to become Barcelona mayor

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-09-25 18:02:26 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-09-25 20:05:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). France's former prime minister Manuel Valls speaks during a press conference in Barcelona, Spain to announce his candidacy for mayor of Barcelona on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). France's former prime minister Manuel Valls speaks during a press conference in Barcelona, Spain to announce his candidacy for mayor of Barcelona on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.
    Former French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has confirmed he will be running in Barcelona's mayoral election next year in order to "rescue" the Catalan capital from "deterioration.". 
    Former French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has confirmed he will be running in Barcelona's mayoral election next year in order to "rescue" the Catalan capital from "deterioration.". 
  • Italy extends time for vaccine proof for young school kids

    Italy extends time for vaccine proof for young school kids

    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:10:44 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:35:42 GMT
    Italian parents have more time before having to produce proof their children kids received 10 mandatory vaccinations. 
    Italian parents have more time before having to produce proof their children kids received 10 mandatory vaccinations. 
  • 5 EU countries reach deal to end limbo of rescued migrants

    5 EU countries reach deal to end limbo of rescued migrants

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:42:27 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:25:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rene Rossignaud, File). FILE - In a Aug. 15, 2018 file photo, the Aquarius rescue ship enters the harbor of Senglea, Malta. Spain’s maritime rescue service said Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 that it rescued more than 400 people from 15 small boats, ...(AP Photo/Rene Rossignaud, File). FILE - In a Aug. 15, 2018 file photo, the Aquarius rescue ship enters the harbor of Senglea, Malta. Spain’s maritime rescue service said Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 that it rescued more than 400 people from 15 small boats, ...
    Five countries have struck a deal to disembark and share out 58 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean and left stranded by continuing European Union misgivings on how to cope with the influx from North Africa. 
    Five countries have struck a deal to disembark and share out 58 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean and left stranded by continuing European Union misgivings on how to cope with the influx from North Africa. 
  • German bishops apologize for thousands of sex abuse cases

    German bishops apologize for thousands of sex abuse cases

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-09-25 12:22:19 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:25:55 GMT
    (Arne Dedert/dpa via AP). Cardinal Reinhard Marx, center, bishop of Munich and Freising and head of the German Bishops' Conference, arrives for the opening mass of the bishops' conference in Fulda, Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 where the bishops wil...(Arne Dedert/dpa via AP). Cardinal Reinhard Marx, center, bishop of Munich and Freising and head of the German Bishops' Conference, arrives for the opening mass of the bishops' conference in Fulda, Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 where the bishops wil...
    The German Bishops Conference has presented a report on sexual abuse inside the Catholic Church in Germany saying 3,677 people were abused by clergy between 1946 and 2014. 
    The German Bishops Conference has presented a report on sexual abuse inside the Catholic Church in Germany saying 3,677 people were abused by clergy between 1946 and 2014. 
  • Iraqi activist shot dead in tense southern city of Basra

    Iraqi activist shot dead in tense southern city of Basra

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:02:35 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:15:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nabil al-Jurani). People gather at the scene of the assassination of Iraqi activist Soad al-Ali, who has been involved in organizing protests demanding better services in the city, in the southern city of Basra, Iraq, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018....(AP Photo/Nabil al-Jurani). People gather at the scene of the assassination of Iraqi activist Soad al-Ali, who has been involved in organizing protests demanding better services in the city, in the southern city of Basra, Iraq, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018....
    Police official says masked gunmen have shot dead a human rights activist and mother of four outside a supermarket in the southern city of Basra. 
    Police official says masked gunmen have shot dead a human rights activist and mother of four outside a supermarket in the southern city of Basra. 
  • Swiss reject bids to improve food quality, protect farmers

    Swiss reject bids to improve food quality, protect farmers

    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-09-23 06:31:02 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:15:05 GMT
    Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, more environmentally sound and animal-friendly, and protect Swiss... 
    Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, more environmentally sound and animal-friendly, and protect Swiss farmers more too. 
  • Syria: Everyone else's battleground, in both war and peace

    Syria: Everyone else's battleground, in both war and peace

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-09-25 07:52:11 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:44:20 GMT
    (Ugur Can/DHA via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2018, file photo, motor cycles ride past buildings destroyed during the fighting in the northern town of Ariha in Idlib province, Syria. As world leaders talk peace at the U.N. this week, the Syrian...(Ugur Can/DHA via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2018, file photo, motor cycles ride past buildings destroyed during the fighting in the northern town of Ariha in Idlib province, Syria. As world leaders talk peace at the U.N. this week, the Syrian...
    Syria's war casts a shadow over talk of peacemaking at the U.N. General Assembly this week. 
    Syria's war casts a shadow over talk of peacemaking at the U.N. General Assembly this week. 
  • UK Labour Party criticizes Israel amid anti-Semitism warning

    UK Labour Party criticizes Israel amid anti-Semitism warning

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:32:26 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:35:05 GMT
    (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). Britain's Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sits on stage, during the Labour Party's annual conference at the Arena and Convention Centre (ACC), in Liverpool, England, Tuesday Sept. 25, 2018.(Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). Britain's Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sits on stage, during the Labour Party's annual conference at the Arena and Convention Centre (ACC), in Liverpool, England, Tuesday Sept. 25, 2018.
    Britain's main opposition Labour Party has condemned Israel's response to protests in Gaza, as a senior party lawmaker warned the party must root out anti-Semitism. 
    Britain's main opposition Labour Party has condemned Israel's response to protests in Gaza, as a senior party lawmaker warned the party must root out anti-Semitism. 
  • Wildfire fueled by strong winds forces evacuation in Croatia

    Wildfire fueled by strong winds forces evacuation in Croatia

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-09-25 12:52:40 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:02:59 GMT
    A fire whipped by strong winds has forced dozens of people to evacuate parts of a southern Croatian peninsula as the army joined efforts to fight the flames. 
    A fire whipped by strong winds has forced dozens of people to evacuate parts of a southern Croatian peninsula as the army joined efforts to fight the flames. 
  • Merkel's party ousts close ally of chancellor from top post

    Merkel's party ousts close ally of chancellor from top post

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-25 15:24:30 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:02:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Christian Democratic Union Chairwoman and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and Bavarian's Christian Social Union chairman and German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, left, attend a faction meeting of their ruling Ch...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). Christian Democratic Union Chairwoman and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and Bavarian's Christian Social Union chairman and German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, left, attend a faction meeting of their ruling Ch...
    A close longtime ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel has lost his job as head of her conservative bloc's parliamentary group, in a blow to her authority in her own ranks. 
    A close longtime ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel has lost his job as head of her conservative bloc's parliamentary group, in a blow to her authority in her own ranks. 
  • EU lawmakers cancel Turkey funds over democracy shortfalls

    EU lawmakers cancel Turkey funds over democracy shortfalls

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-09-25 16:56:07 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:02:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.
    EU lawmakers say they are canceling 70 million euros ($82.4 million) in funding meant to help Turkey join the EU due to what they see as Ankara's failure to improve rule of law and human rights. 
    EU lawmakers say they are canceling 70 million euros ($82.4 million) in funding meant to help Turkey join the EU due to what they see as Ankara's failure to improve rule of law and human rights. 
  • UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016

    UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:20:50 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-09-25 16:55:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, FILE). FILE- In this Nov. 27, 2012 file photo, a customer checks bottles of imported wine at a supermarket in Beijing. The World Health Organization said in a report published Friday Sept. 21, 2018,  that drinking too much ...(AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, FILE). FILE- In this Nov. 27, 2012 file photo, a customer checks bottles of imported wine at a supermarket in Beijing. The World Health Organization said in a report published Friday Sept. 21, 2018, that drinking too much ...
    The World Health Organization says that drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men. 
    The World Health Organization says that drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men. 
  • German court upholds Kuwait Airways' refusal of Israeli man

    German court upholds Kuwait Airways' refusal of Israeli man

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-09-25 13:22:22 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-09-25 16:53:17 GMT
    A German appeals court has upheld a ruling that Kuwait's national airline did not have to transport an Israeli because of Kuwait's boycott of Israel. 
    A German appeals court has upheld a ruling that Kuwait's national airline did not have to transport an Israeli because of Kuwait's boycott of Israel. 
  • Sweden's center-left PM loses confidence vote

    Sweden's center-left PM loses confidence vote

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-09-25 08:22:10 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-09-25 16:28:25 GMT
    Sweden's prime minister has lost a vote of confidence in parliament, meaning he will have to step down though not immediately. 
    Sweden's prime minister has lost a vote of confidence in parliament, meaning he will have to step down though not immediately. 
  • Polish globe-trotter blunders into Indonesia-Papua conflict

    Polish globe-trotter blunders into Indonesia-Papua conflict

    Monday, September 24 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-09-25 01:12:04 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-09-25 16:05:51 GMT
    To Indonesia's government, the 39-year-old factory worker and globe-trotting Polish traveler is a danger to the state, a man who plotted with gunmen to foment revolt in isolated jungles. 
    To Indonesia's government, the 39-year-old factory worker and globe-trotting Polish traveler is a danger to the state, a man who plotted with gunmen to foment revolt in isolated jungles. 
  • As Trump arrives at UN, world leaders honor Mandela

    As Trump arrives at UN, world leaders honor Mandela

    Monday, September 24 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:42:06 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-09-25 15:56:07 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this July 22, 2007, file photo, Nelson Mandela gestures during the 5th annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Linder Auditorium in Johannesburg, South Africa. The United Nations is seeking to harness the soaring symbolism of M...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this July 22, 2007, file photo, Nelson Mandela gestures during the 5th annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Linder Auditorium in Johannesburg, South Africa. The United Nations is seeking to harness the soaring symbolism of M...
    World leaders converged on United Nations where they kicked off their annual gathering by honoring a global icon of peace and reconciliation attention zeroed in on the U.S. president. 
    World leaders converged on United Nations where they kicked off their annual gathering by honoring a global icon of peace and reconciliation attention zeroed in on the U.S. president. 
  • Macron's presidency hurt by ex-aide flaunting gun in photo

    Macron's presidency hurt by ex-aide flaunting gun in photo

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-09-25 10:02:13 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-09-25 15:34:53 GMT
    A French investigative site has published photos of a former security aide of President Emmanuel Macron posing with a gun in a fun photo. 
    A French investigative site has published photos of a former security aide of President Emmanuel Macron posing with a gun in a fun photo. 
  • Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border

    Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border

    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:01 AM EDT2018-09-22 10:01:00 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-09-25 15:04:08 GMT
    Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border; woman had refused vaccination. 
    Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border; woman had refused vaccination. 
  • Watchdog accuses Yemen rebels of taking hostages, torture

    Watchdog accuses Yemen rebels of taking hostages, torture

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 7:02 AM EDT2018-09-25 11:02:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-09-25 14:44:17 GMT
    Watchdog accuses Yemen's Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, of committing abuses including hostage taking, torture and enforced disappearances of people they hold in detention. 
    Watchdog accuses Yemen's Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, of committing abuses including hostage taking, torture and enforced disappearances of people they hold in detention. 
  • Portugal detains military police in weapons theft case

    Portugal detains military police in weapons theft case

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-09-25 13:52:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-09-25 14:15:42 GMT
    Portugal's attorney general's office says it has arrested military police investigators and members of the country's paramilitary National Republican Guard in connection with last year's theft of weapons from the... 
    Portugal's attorney general's office says it has arrested military police investigators and members of the country's paramilitary National Republican Guard in connection with last year's theft of weapons from the national armory. 
  • Dior and Gucci theatrically kick off Paris Fashion Week

    Dior and Gucci theatrically kick off Paris Fashion Week

    Monday, September 24 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:23:10 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-09-25 14:03:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena). A model wears a creation for Christian Dior's Spring/Summer 2019 ready to wear fashion collection presented in Paris, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Christophe Ena). A model wears a creation for Christian Dior's Spring/Summer 2019 ready to wear fashion collection presented in Paris, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018.
    Dance and theatricality were at the heart Paris Fashion Week's first day of spring shows, as American stars Blake Lively and Shailene Woodley gushed over Dior's balletic Monday presentation at the famed Longchamps... 
    Dance and theatricality were at the heart Paris Fashion Week's first day of spring shows, as American stars Blake Lively and Shailene Woodley gushed over Dior's balletic Monday presentation at the famed Longchamps race-course. 
  • World trade body's chief urges nations to avert trade war

    World trade body's chief urges nations to avert trade war

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:42 AM EDT2018-09-25 10:42:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-09-25 14:03:24 GMT
    (John MacDougall/pool photo via AP). World Trade Organization (WTO) chief Roberto Acevedo, left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold talks on the sidelines of a conference organized by the Federation of German Industries (BDI) in Berlin Tuesday, S...(John MacDougall/pool photo via AP). World Trade Organization (WTO) chief Roberto Acevedo, left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold talks on the sidelines of a conference organized by the Federation of German Industries (BDI) in Berlin Tuesday, S...
    The head of the World Trade Organization says the whole international community has a responsibility to avert a full global trade war in which there would be "no winners.". 
    The head of the World Trade Organization says the whole international community has a responsibility to avert a full global trade war in which there would be "no winners.". 
  • Wildfire in Tuscan countryside forces 700 to flee homes

    Wildfire in Tuscan countryside forces 700 to flee homes

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-09-25 12:32:18 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-09-25 12:35:07 GMT
    (Gabriele Masiero/Ansa via AP). Smoke rises from a hill in Calci, near Pisa,  Italy, Tuesday Sept. 25, 2018. A huge fire on Monte Serra area has forced the evacuation of hundreds of people from their villages in Tuscany region.(Gabriele Masiero/Ansa via AP). Smoke rises from a hill in Calci, near Pisa, Italy, Tuesday Sept. 25, 2018. A huge fire on Monte Serra area has forced the evacuation of hundreds of people from their villages in Tuscany region.
    A suspected arson fire in the countryside near Pisa has forced 700 people to flee their homes and destroyed at least 600 hectares (nearly 1,500 acres). 
    A suspected arson fire in the countryside near Pisa has forced 700 people to flee their homes and destroyed at least 600 hectares (nearly 1,500 acres). 
  • ECB chief: Wage growth pushing up inflation in euro area

    ECB chief: Wage growth pushing up inflation in euro area

    Monday, September 24 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:41:46 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:22 AM EDT2018-09-25 10:22:27 GMT
    European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says he expects inflation to strengthen in the 19 countries that use the euro as a stronger job market pushes up wage growth. 
    European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says he expects inflation to strengthen in the 19 countries that use the euro as a stronger job market pushes up wage growth. 
  • Russia to provide Syria with new S-300 air defense missiles

    Russia to provide Syria with new S-300 air defense missiles

    Monday, September 24 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-09-24 09:42:51 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:33 AM EDT2018-09-25 09:33:14 GMT
    Russia says it will send newer S-300 missile defense systems to Syria after last week's downing of Russian plane. 
    Russia says it will send newer S-300 missile defense systems to Syria after last week's downing of Russian plane. 
  • US warns Russia over missile defense for Syria

    US warns Russia over missile defense for Syria

    Monday, September 24 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:51:47 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:33 AM EDT2018-09-25 09:33:02 GMT
    The Trump administration is warning Russia that supplying Syria with an advanced missile defense system would be a 'major mistake' should be reconsidered. 
    The Trump administration is warning Russia that supplying Syria with an advanced missile defense system would be a 'major mistake' should be reconsidered. 
  • Greece: Drones used to spot tax cheats on Santorini

    Greece: Drones used to spot tax cheats on Santorini

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-09-24 18:01:53 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:32 AM EDT2018-09-25 09:32:47 GMT
    Tax authorities say they have used surveillance drones in Greece for the first time to spot violations on Santorini, where tourists were allegedly being taken on boat tours of the island's sea-filled volcanic... 
    Tax authorities say they have used surveillance drones in Greece for the first time to spot violations on Santorini, where tourists were allegedly being taken on boat tours of the island's sea-filled volcanic crater without getting receipts. 
  • Wails, vows of revenge at Iran funeral after parade attack

    Wails, vows of revenge at Iran funeral after parade attack

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-09-24 06:32:34 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:42 AM EDT2018-09-25 08:42:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi). ADDS THAT ATTACK WAS ON A DIFFERENT MILITARY PARADE IN THE SOUTHWESTERN CITY OF AHVAZ - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, top center, reviews army troops marching during the 38th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 invasion of Iran, i...(AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi). ADDS THAT ATTACK WAS ON A DIFFERENT MILITARY PARADE IN THE SOUTHWESTERN CITY OF AHVAZ - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, top center, reviews army troops marching during the 38th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 invasion of Iran, i...
    Mourning their dead, Iran holds funerals for victims of terror attack on military parade in city of Ahvaz. 
    Mourning their dead, Iran holds funerals for victims of terror attack on military parade in city of Ahvaz. 
  • Charities operating migrant rescue ship ask Europe for help

    Charities operating migrant rescue ship ask Europe for help

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-09-24 18:21:54 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-09-25 08:23:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rene Rossignaud, File). FILE - In a Aug. 15, 2018 file photo, the Aquarius rescue ship enters the harbor of Senglea, Malta. Spain’s maritime rescue service said Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 that it rescued more than 400 people from 15 small boats, ...(AP Photo/Rene Rossignaud, File). FILE - In a Aug. 15, 2018 file photo, the Aquarius rescue ship enters the harbor of Senglea, Malta. Spain’s maritime rescue service said Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 that it rescued more than 400 people from 15 small boats, ...
    Humanitarian groups operating the sole private rescue ship near the deadly central Mediterranean human trafficking route have asked French authorities to allow 58 refugees to disembark in the southern port of... 
    Humanitarian groups operating the sole private rescue ship near the deadly central Mediterranean human trafficking route have asked French authorities to allow 58 refugees to disembark in the southern port of Marseille. 
  • Mandela's widow urges world: put egos aside and end violence

    Mandela's widow urges world: put egos aside and end violence

    Monday, September 24 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:11:45 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:53 AM EDT2018-09-25 07:53:59 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2013 file photo, large photographs of former South African President Nelson Mandela are displayed at the Nelson Mandela Legacy Exhibition at the Civic Centre in Cape Town, South Africa. The United Nations is se...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2013 file photo, large photographs of former South African President Nelson Mandela are displayed at the Nelson Mandela Legacy Exhibition at the Civic Centre in Cape Town, South Africa. The United Nations is se...
    A statue of Nelson Mandela has been unveiled at the United Nations to honor the 100th anniversary of the late South African leader's birth. 
    A statue of Nelson Mandela has been unveiled at the United Nations to honor the 100th anniversary of the late South African leader's birth. 
  • The Latest: Greek minister denies claims over migrant funds

    The Latest: Greek minister denies claims over migrant funds

    Monday, September 24 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:01:49 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-09-25 07:22:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rene Rossignaud, File). FILE - In a Aug. 15, 2018 file photo, the Aquarius rescue ship enters the harbor of Senglea, Malta. Spain’s maritime rescue service said Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 that it rescued more than 400 people from 15 small boats, ...(AP Photo/Rene Rossignaud, File). FILE - In a Aug. 15, 2018 file photo, the Aquarius rescue ship enters the harbor of Senglea, Malta. Spain’s maritime rescue service said Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 that it rescued more than 400 people from 15 small boats, ...
    Aid groups call on European countries to save migrant ship. 
    Aid groups call on European countries to save migrant ship. 
  • The Latest: 5 powers agree on plan to assist Iran's exports

    The Latest: 5 powers agree on plan to assist Iran's exports

    Monday, September 24 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:02:23 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 11:54 PM EDT2018-09-25 03:54:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, left, shakes hands with President Donald Trump during the "Global Call to Action on the World Drug Problem" at the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at U.N...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, left, shakes hands with President Donald Trump during the "Global Call to Action on the World Drug Problem" at the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, at U.N...
    U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the global drug problem is "alarming," with some 31 million people around the world requiring treatment and some 450,000 deaths every year from overdoses or drug-related... 
    U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the global drug problem is "alarming," with some 31 million people around the world requiring treatment and some 450,000 deaths every year from overdoses or drug-related health issues. 
  • Admired abroad, New Zealand leader faces hurdles at home

    Admired abroad, New Zealand leader faces hurdles at home

    Monday, September 24 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:24:21 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-09-25 00:34:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file photo, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks to the media in Berlin. Prime Minister Ardern is visiting New York this week for the U.N. General Assembly and has announced ...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this April 17, 2018, file photo, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks to the media in Berlin. Prime Minister Ardern is visiting New York this week for the U.N. General Assembly and has announced ...
    New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is visiting New York this week for the U.N. General Assembly and has announced a number of high-profile media interviews she'll be doing. 
    New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is visiting New York this week for the U.N. General Assembly and has announced a number of high-profile media interviews she'll be doing. 
  • Meghan reveals 'something blue' she wore at royal wedding

    Meghan reveals 'something blue' she wore at royal wedding

    Sunday, September 23 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-09-23 16:31:16 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-09-24 22:32:43 GMT
    It's an old tradition that a bride should have something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue on her wedding day, and the Duchess of Sussex followed that when she wed Prince Harry. 
    It's an old tradition that a bride should have something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue on her wedding day, and the Duchess of Sussex followed that when she wed Prince Harry. 
  • Man arrested at Buckingham Palace with stun gun

    Man arrested at Buckingham Palace with stun gun

    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-09-23 15:51:47 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-09-24 18:53:39 GMT
    London police say a man has been arrested at the visitors' entrance to Buckingham Palace carrying a firearm. 
    London police say a man has been arrested at the visitors' entrance to Buckingham Palace carrying a firearm. 
  • In a first, Hong Kong bans pro-independence political party

    In a first, Hong Kong bans pro-independence political party

    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-09-24 03:31:32 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-09-24 18:34:16 GMT
    (Paul Yeung/Pool Photo via AP). In this Aug. 14, 2018, photo, Andy Chan, founder of the Hong Kong National Party, speaks during a luncheon at the Foreign Correspondents Club in Hong Kong. Authorities in Hong Kong have taken an unprecedented step agains...(Paul Yeung/Pool Photo via AP). In this Aug. 14, 2018, photo, Andy Chan, founder of the Hong Kong National Party, speaks during a luncheon at the Foreign Correspondents Club in Hong Kong. Authorities in Hong Kong have taken an unprecedented step agains...
    Hong Kong takes an unprecedented step against separatist voices by banning a pro-independence political party on national security grounds. 
    Hong Kong takes an unprecedented step against separatist voices by banning a pro-independence political party on national security grounds. 
  • Greek police arrest 8 over attack on government lawmaker

    Greek police arrest 8 over attack on government lawmaker

    Monday, September 24 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-09-24 17:42:28 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-09-24 17:54:02 GMT
    Greek police say they have arrested eight people on suspicion of involvement in a mob attack by alleged far-rightists on a lawmaker with the governing Syriza party. 
    Greek police say they have arrested eight people on suspicion of involvement in a mob attack by alleged far-rightists on a lawmaker with the governing Syriza party. 
  • Suspected rebels kill 18 in Congo's east amid Ebola

    Suspected rebels kill 18 in Congo's east amid Ebola

    Monday, September 24 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:32:13 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-09-24 17:24:37 GMT
    A Congolese civil society group says that 18 people have been killed in attacks by suspected Allied Democratic Forces rebels in the eastern city of Beni, as the city and region continue to face an Ebola outbreak. 
    A Congolese civil society group says that 18 people have been killed in attacks by suspected Allied Democratic Forces rebels in the eastern city of Beni, as the city and region continue to face an Ebola outbreak. 
  • Italy tightens eligibility for migrant protection

    Italy tightens eligibility for migrant protection

    Monday, September 24 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:21:55 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-09-24 17:14:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, second from left, is followed by security guards as he checks his phone while walking in downtown Rome after leaving Palazzo Chigi government office, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Salvini, wh...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, second from left, is followed by security guards as he checks his phone while walking in downtown Rome after leaving Palazzo Chigi government office, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Salvini, wh...
    Italy's populist government is making it harder for migrants to be approved for humanitarian protection. 
    Italy's populist government is making it harder for migrants to be approved for humanitarian protection. 
  • Pope praises Latvians for keeping faith during occupation

    Pope praises Latvians for keeping faith during occupation

    Monday, September 24 2018 3:41 AM EDT2018-09-24 07:41:38 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:56:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis arrives at Riga airport, Latvia, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Francis is travelling to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia to mark their 100th anniversaries of independence and to encourage the faith in the Baltics, which...(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis arrives at Riga airport, Latvia, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Francis is travelling to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia to mark their 100th anniversaries of independence and to encourage the faith in the Baltics, which...
    Pope Francis has traveled to the Baltic nation of Latvia to recognize its suffering under Soviet and Nazi occupation and to encourage the Christian faith that endured there. 
    Pope Francis has traveled to the Baltic nation of Latvia to recognize its suffering under Soviet and Nazi occupation and to encourage the Christian faith that endured there. 
  • Mandela: A life of soaring symbolism, now harnessed by UN

    Mandela: A life of soaring symbolism, now harnessed by UN

    Monday, September 24 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-09-24 04:11:36 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:54:47 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this July 22, 2007, file photo, Nelson Mandela gestures during the 5th annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Linder Auditorium in Johannesburg, South Africa. The United Nations is seeking to harness the soaring symbolism of M...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this July 22, 2007, file photo, Nelson Mandela gestures during the 5th annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Linder Auditorium in Johannesburg, South Africa. The United Nations is seeking to harness the soaring symbolism of M...
    The U.N. is harnessing the soaring symbolism of Nelson Mandela, whose South African journey from anti-apartheid leader to prisoner to president to global statesman is one of the 20th century's great stories of... 
    The U.N. is harnessing the soaring symbolism of Nelson Mandela, whose South African journey from anti-apartheid leader to prisoner to president to global statesman is one of the 20th century's great stories of struggle, sacrifice and reconciliation. 
  • Hundreds arrested in Ethiopia after violence around capital

    Hundreds arrested in Ethiopia after violence around capital

    Monday, September 24 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:13:28 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:42:11 GMT
    An Ethiopian security official has confirmed the arrests of hundreds of youths in the capital, Addis Ababa, following violence within the city and in nearby towns last week in which several dozen people were killed. 
    An Ethiopian security official has confirmed the arrests of hundreds of youths in the capital, Addis Ababa, following violence within the city and in nearby towns last week in which several dozen people were killed. 
  • Performance artist unhurt after hit by painting in Italy

    Performance artist unhurt after hit by painting in Italy

    Sunday, September 23 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-09-23 16:21:16 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:23:47 GMT
    A man has hit performance artist Marina Abramovic on the head with a painting at a Florence museum. 
    A man has hit performance artist Marina Abramovic on the head with a painting at a Florence museum. 
  • EU takes Poland to its top court over judicial reform

    EU takes Poland to its top court over judicial reform

    Monday, September 24 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-09-24 10:41:47 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:13:46 GMT
    The European Union has decided to take Poland it its top court over disagreements on the overhaul of its judicial system that is seen as a violation of Western democratic standards. 
    The European Union has decided to take Poland it its top court over disagreements on the overhaul of its judicial system that is seen as a violation of Western democratic standards. 
  • Man at center of Nobel sex scandal remanded pending verdict

    Man at center of Nobel sex scandal remanded pending verdict

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-09-24 11:21:41 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:33:33 GMT
    The prosecutor at the trial against the man at the center of a sex-abuse and financial crimes scandal that is tarnishing the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature has demanded that Jean-Claude Arnault... 
    The prosecutor at the trial against the man at the center of a sex-abuse and financial crimes scandal that is tarnishing the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature has demanded that Jean-Claude Arnault is sentenced to three years in jail. 
  • Uganda's opposition pop star says he doesn't feel safe

    Uganda's opposition pop star says he doesn't feel safe

    Monday, September 24 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:11:50 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:33:24 GMT
    Ugandan pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine says he is concerned about his safety four days after returning home from the United States. 
    Ugandan pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine says he is concerned about his safety four days after returning home from the United States. 
  • Kenya police charge provincial governor with student murder

    Kenya police charge provincial governor with student murder

    Monday, September 24 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:01:47 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:03:51 GMT
    Kenyan police have charged a provincial governor with the murder of a university student who claimed he had impregnated her in an extramarital affair. 
    Kenyan police have charged a provincial governor with the murder of a university student who claimed he had impregnated her in an extramarital affair. 
  • Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until 'denuclearization'

    Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until 'denuclearization'

    Sunday, September 23 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-09-23 19:01:19 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:56:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this July 20, 2018 file photo, U. S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to reporters at United Nations headquarters. Pompeo will preside over the second meeting Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, on North Korea, an i...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this July 20, 2018 file photo, U. S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to reporters at United Nations headquarters. Pompeo will preside over the second meeting Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, on North Korea, an i...
    Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo says economic sanctions on North Korea won't be reduced until it completes "denuclearization.". 
    Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo says economic sanctions on North Korea won't be reduced until it completes "denuclearization.". 
  • Kenya's military says it's killed 10 extremists in attack

    Kenya's military says it's killed 10 extremists in attack

    Monday, September 24 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:51:59 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:55:21 GMT
    Kenya's military says it's killed 10 rebels from the al-Shabab extremist group in an ambush in Kenya's south where several soldiers have died from roadside bombs. 
    Kenya's military says it's killed 10 rebels from the al-Shabab extremist group in an ambush in Kenya's south where several soldiers have died from roadside bombs. 
  • Norway convicts man of providing terror attack instructions

    Norway convicts man of providing terror attack instructions

    Monday, September 24 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-09-24 13:11:49 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:43:30 GMT
    A man has been convicted of terror offenses in Norway for providing online instructions on how to carry out attacks and sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison. 
    A man has been convicted of terror offenses in Norway for providing online instructions on how to carry out attacks and sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison. 
  • OPEC, allies agree not to further increase oil production

    OPEC, allies agree not to further increase oil production

    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-09-23 18:11:25 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:42:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Anis Belghoul). Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia, right, and Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary-General, left, speak during OPEC's 10th meeting of the Joint Ministerial Committee to mon...(AP Photo/Anis Belghoul). Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia, right, and Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary-General, left, speak during OPEC's 10th meeting of the Joint Ministerial Committee to mon...
    A meeting of OPEC and its allies ended without any decision to further increase oil output despite President Donald Trump's call for lower prices. 
    A meeting of OPEC and its allies ended without any decision to further increase oil output despite President Donald Trump's call for lower prices. 
  • Tanzania investigates ferry disaster which killed 225

    Tanzania investigates ferry disaster which killed 225

    Monday, September 24 2018 8:22 AM EDT2018-09-24 12:22:05 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:34:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Kasuku). Rescue workers observe the capsized MV Nyerere passenger ferry as it lies upturned near Ukara Island, Tanzania Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018. Burials started Sunday of the more than 200 people who died when the ferry capsized on Lake...(AP Photo/Andrew Kasuku). Rescue workers observe the capsized MV Nyerere passenger ferry as it lies upturned near Ukara Island, Tanzania Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018. Burials started Sunday of the more than 200 people who died when the ferry capsized on Lake...
    Tanzania's government has launched an inquest into the cause of the ferry disaster, in which 227 people died when a boat capsized in Lake Victoria last week. 
    Tanzania's government has launched an inquest into the cause of the ferry disaster, in which 227 people died when a boat capsized in Lake Victoria last week. 
  • French boat rescues injured Indian sailor from yacht

    French boat rescues injured Indian sailor from yacht

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-09-24 06:51:40 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:14:03 GMT
    Australian authorities say a French ship is expected to soon rescue an Indian sailor who was injured in the remote southern Indian Ocean during a round-the-world solo yacht race. 
    Australian authorities say a French ship is expected to soon rescue an Indian sailor who was injured in the remote southern Indian Ocean during a round-the-world solo yacht race. 
  • Maldives' president concedes loss to opposition candidate

    Maldives' president concedes loss to opposition candidate

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-09-24 06:01:36 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:05:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohamed Sharuhaan). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, third left, and his running mate Faisal Naseem, third right, pose for photographers as they celebrate their victory in the presidential election in Male, M...(AP Photo/Mohamed Sharuhaan). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, third left, and his running mate Faisal Naseem, third right, pose for photographers as they celebrate their victory in the presidential election in Male, M...
    The Maldives Election Commission says provisional results show opposition candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih winning presidential election. 
    The Maldives Election Commission says provisional results show opposition candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih winning presidential election. 
  • Calm opposition leader wins Maldives presidency amid storm

    Calm opposition leader wins Maldives presidency amid storm

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:41 AM EDT2018-09-24 11:41:43 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-09-24 13:36:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih addresses the media in Male, Maldives, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. A longtime but little-known lawmaker Solih declared victory at his party's campaign headquar...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih addresses the media in Male, Maldives, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. A longtime but little-known lawmaker Solih declared victory at his party's campaign headquar...
    Calm opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih wins Maldives presidency amid storm. 
    Calm opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih wins Maldives presidency amid storm. 
  • The Latest: Maldives' president concedes election loss

    The Latest: Maldives' president concedes election loss

    Monday, September 24 2018 4:21 AM EDT2018-09-24 08:21:41 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-09-24 13:35:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih addresses the media in Male, Maldives, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. A longtime but little-known lawmaker, Solih declared victory at his party's campaign headqua...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih addresses the media in Male, Maldives, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. A longtime but little-known lawmaker, Solih declared victory at his party's campaign headqua...
    The Maldives' strongman President Yameen Abdul Gayoom has conceded he lost Sunday's election to his challenger. 
    The Maldives' strongman President Yameen Abdul Gayoom has conceded he lost Sunday's election to his challenger. 
  • Moldovan court suspends president in political standoff

    Moldovan court suspends president in political standoff

    Monday, September 24 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-09-24 12:21:51 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-09-24 12:54:19 GMT
    Moldova's Constitutional Court temporarily strips the country's pro-Moscow president of his duties for his refusal to endorse new ministers in a political standoff. 
    Moldova's Constitutional Court temporarily strips the country's pro-Moscow president of his duties for his refusal to endorse new ministers in a political standoff. 
  • Vietnam to hold state funeral for President Tran Dai Quang

    Vietnam to hold state funeral for President Tran Dai Quang

    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:31 PM EDT2018-09-24 02:31:29 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 7:34 AM EDT2018-09-24 11:34:55 GMT
    (Kham/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang meets with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the Presidential Palace during the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Hanoi, Vietnam. Official m...(Kham/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang meets with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the Presidential Palace during the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Hanoi, Vietnam. Official m...
    Vietnam will hold a state funeral and national mourning for President Tran Dai Quang who died last week at age 61. 
    Vietnam will hold a state funeral and national mourning for President Tran Dai Quang who died last week at age 61. 
  • Spain saves some 440 migrants; new crackdown on rescue boat

    Spain saves some 440 migrants; new crackdown on rescue boat

    Sunday, September 23 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-09-23 10:41:07 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 6:32 AM EDT2018-09-24 10:32:22 GMT
    Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved over 400 migrants attempting the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea. 
    Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved over 400 migrants attempting the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea. 
  • Stop Brexit? UK's Labour party mulls backing new referendum

    Stop Brexit? UK's Labour party mulls backing new referendum

    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-09-23 06:31:05 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 5:43 AM EDT2018-09-24 09:43:18 GMT
    (Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, waves to supporters outside the International Slavery Museum at the Royal Albert Dock in Liverpool, England, as he arrives in the city for his party's annual conference, Saturday Sep...(Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, waves to supporters outside the International Slavery Museum at the Royal Albert Dock in Liverpool, England, as he arrives in the city for his party's annual conference, Saturday Sep...
    Britain's Labour Party is facing a huge choice at its annual conference _ whether to back a new referendum that could halt the country's departure from the European Union. 
    Britain's Labour Party is facing a huge choice at its annual conference _ whether to back a new referendum that could halt the country's departure from the European Union. 
  • Mystery around disappearance of Chinese star Fan Bingbing

    Mystery around disappearance of Chinese star Fan Bingbing

    Sunday, September 23 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-09-24 01:51:31 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 4:54 AM EDT2018-09-24 08:54:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this May 24, 2017, file photo, Fan Bingbing poses for photographers as she arrives for the screening of the film The Beguiled at the 70th international film festival, Cannes, southern France. Fan Bingbing, one...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this May 24, 2017, file photo, Fan Bingbing poses for photographers as she arrives for the screening of the film The Beguiled at the 70th international film festival, Cannes, southern France. Fan Bingbing, one...
    Fan Bingbing, one of China's best-known stars, has well and truly fallen off the map amid vague allegations of tax shenanigans that have put her at odds with China's Communist Party-appointed culture czars. 
    Fan Bingbing, one of China's best-known stars, has well and truly fallen off the map amid vague allegations of tax shenanigans that have put her at odds with China's Communist Party-appointed culture czars. 
  • Iran fears plot by US and its Gulf allies as pressure grows

    Iran fears plot by US and its Gulf allies as pressure grows

    Sunday, September 23 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-09-23 13:21:14 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-09-24 06:43:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks at the Iran Freedom Convention for Human Rights and democracy in Washington. On Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, Arab separat...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this May 5, 2018, file photo, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks at the Iran Freedom Convention for Human Rights and democracy in Washington. On Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, Arab separat...
    Iran sees gathering threats from abroad after attack on military parade kills at least 25. 
    Iran sees gathering threats from abroad after attack on military parade kills at least 25. 
  • Iran's president blames US after attack on military parade

    Iran's president blames US after attack on military parade

    Saturday, September 22 2018 11:21 PM EDT2018-09-23 03:21:09 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-09-24 06:43:26 GMT
    (Fatemeh Rahimavian/Fars News Agency via AP). In this photo provided by Fars News Agency, a woman takes her children to shelter as an army member tries to help them, during a shooting at a military parade marking the 38th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 inv...(Fatemeh Rahimavian/Fars News Agency via AP). In this photo provided by Fars News Agency, a woman takes her children to shelter as an army member tries to help them, during a shooting at a military parade marking the 38th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 inv...
    Iran has summoned diplomats from Britain, Denmark and the Netherlands over allegedly harboring "members of the terrorist group" that launched an attack on a military parade in the country's southwest. 
    Iran has summoned diplomats from Britain, Denmark and the Netherlands over allegedly harboring "members of the terrorist group" that launched an attack on a military parade in the country's southwest. 
  • Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39B bid

    Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39B bid

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:40:51 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-09-24 05:51:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). FILE -This March 29, 2017 file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia.  British regulator says Comcast has won an auction to formally bid for broadcaster Sky, on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). FILE -This March 29, 2017 file photo shows a sign outside the Comcast Center in Philadelphia. British regulator says Comcast has won an auction to formally bid for broadcaster Sky, on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
    Comcast beats Fox in rare auction for Sky TV with $39B bid. 
    Comcast beats Fox in rare auction for Sky TV with $39B bid. 
  • Tackling climate change to be key talking point at UN summit

    Tackling climate change to be key talking point at UN summit

    Sunday, September 23 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-09-23 16:41:19 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-09-24 05:13:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, file). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2018 file photo, a resident stands on the roof of her house amidst flooding brought about by Typhoon Mangkhut which barreled into northeastern Philippines during the weekend and inundate...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, file). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2018 file photo, a resident stands on the roof of her house amidst flooding brought about by Typhoon Mangkhut which barreled into northeastern Philippines during the weekend and inundate...
    Rising global temperatures, superstorms and a year-end deadline to firm up the Paris climate deal makes combating climate change a key issue at this year's U.N. General Assembly. 
    Rising global temperatures, superstorms and a year-end deadline to firm up the Paris climate deal makes combating climate change a key issue at this year's U.N. General Assembly. 
  • Maldives' opposition presidential candidate claims victory

    Maldives' opposition presidential candidate claims victory

    Sunday, September 23 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-09-23 05:41:07 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 12:23 AM EDT2018-09-24 04:23:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldivians queue at a polling station during presidential election day in Male, Maldives, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldivians queue at a polling station during presidential election day in Male, Maldives, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018.
    Voting has started in the Maldives in a presidential election that is widely seen as a referendum on the island nation's young democracy. 
    Voting has started in the Maldives in a presidential election that is widely seen as a referendum on the island nation's young democracy. 
  • German government reaches deal to solve spy chief dispute

    German government reaches deal to solve spy chief dispute

    Sunday, September 23 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-09-23 08:01:05 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:04 PM EDT2018-09-24 03:04:07 GMT
    (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo Chair of the Social Democratic Party (SPD), Andrea Nahles, right, speaks at the plenary session of the German Bundestag in the Reichstags building in front of Foreign Minister Heiko Maas...(Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo Chair of the Social Democratic Party (SPD), Andrea Nahles, right, speaks at the plenary session of the German Bundestag in the Reichstags building in front of Foreign Minister Heiko Maas...
    Leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition are trying to resolve a standoff over the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief and stabilize their six-month-old alliance. 
    Leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition are trying to resolve a standoff over the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief and stabilize their six-month-old alliance. 
  • China summons US envoys over sanctions linked to Russia deal

    China summons US envoys over sanctions linked to Russia deal

    Saturday, September 22 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-09-23 00:51:02 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-09-24 02:54:15 GMT
    China has summoned the U.S. ambassador to deliver a strong protest against economic sanctions lodged over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment. 
    China has summoned the U.S. ambassador to deliver a strong protest against economic sanctions lodged over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment. 
  • The Latest: US congratulates Maldives, notes opposition win

    The Latest: US congratulates Maldives, notes opposition win

    Sunday, September 23 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-09-23 19:41:24 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-24 02:12:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohamed Sharuhaan). Maldivians wait to caste their vote during presidential election day in Male, Maldives, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Mohamed Sharuhaan). Maldivians wait to caste their vote during presidential election day in Male, Maldives, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018.
    Opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has declared victory in the Maldives' third-ever multiparty presidential elections. 
    Opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has declared victory in the Maldives' third-ever multiparty presidential elections. 
  • Dolce&Gabbana explore DNA with star-filled cast

    Dolce&Gabbana explore DNA with star-filled cast

    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-09-23 18:11:53 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-09-24 01:52:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Model Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann, left, poses with her mother actress Isabella Rossellini as they wear creations as part of the Dolce & Gabbana women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Model Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann, left, poses with her mother actress Isabella Rossellini as they wear creations as part of the Dolce & Gabbana women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in...
    Milan designers are embracing women of all shapes, sizes and ages, even if the young, thin model prevailed during this week's previews for next spring and summer. 
    Milan designers are embracing women of all shapes, sizes and ages, even if the young, thin model prevailed during this week's previews for next spring and summer. 
  • 3 Greek journalists set free after minister's complaint

    3 Greek journalists set free after minister's complaint

    Sunday, September 23 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-09-23 17:31:40 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-24 01:03:56 GMT
    Three Greek journalists who had been detained overnight Saturday following a complained filed against them by the country's defense minister have been released by an investigating magistrate. 
    Three Greek journalists who had been detained overnight Saturday following a complained filed against them by the country's defense minister have been released by an investigating magistrate. 
  • The Latest: Boy wounded in Iran parade attack has died

    The Latest: Boy wounded in Iran parade attack has died

    Sunday, September 23 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-09-23 07:31:13 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-09-24 00:44:34 GMT
    ( Alireza Mohammadi/ISNA via AP). In this photo provided by the Iranian Students' News Agency, ISNA, wounded military personnel are carried into an ambulance after a shooting during a military parade marking the 38th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 invasion...( Alireza Mohammadi/ISNA via AP). In this photo provided by the Iranian Students' News Agency, ISNA, wounded military personnel are carried into an ambulance after a shooting during a military parade marking the 38th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 invasion...
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani claims an unnamed U.S.-allied country supports the group that attacked a military parade on Saturday. 
    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani claims an unnamed U.S.-allied country supports the group that attacked a military parade on Saturday. 
  • Burials begin as deaths from capsized ferry rise to 224

    Burials begin as deaths from capsized ferry rise to 224

    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:41 AM EDT2018-09-23 11:41:16 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-09-24 00:22:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Kasuku). Relatives carry coffins to be used for the victims of the MV Nyerere passenger ferry on Ukara Island, Tanzania Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. The death toll soared past 200 on Saturday while officials said a survivor was found insi...(AP Photo/Andrew Kasuku). Relatives carry coffins to be used for the victims of the MV Nyerere passenger ferry on Ukara Island, Tanzania Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. The death toll soared past 200 on Saturday while officials said a survivor was found insi...
    Burials begin in Tanzania as death toll rises to 224 after ferry capsized on Lake Victoria, says state broadcaster. 
    Burials begin in Tanzania as death toll rises to 224 after ferry capsized on Lake Victoria, says state broadcaster. 
  • The Latest: German coalition reaches deal on spy chief

    The Latest: German coalition reaches deal on spy chief

    Sunday, September 23 2018 1:51 PM EDT2018-09-23 17:51:19 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-09-23 22:41:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). FILE -- In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 photo Hans-Georg Maassen, left, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, and German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, right, shake hands as they arrive ...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn). FILE -- In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 photo Hans-Georg Maassen, left, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, and German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, right, shake hands as they arrive ...
    German media are reporting that leaders of the country's governing coalition are moving toward a deal to defuse a dispute on the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief. 
    German media are reporting that leaders of the country's governing coalition are moving toward a deal to defuse a dispute on the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief. 
  • 100 years ago, US fought its deadliest battle in France

    100 years ago, US fought its deadliest battle in France

    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-09-23 06:21:03 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-09-23 19:43:18 GMT
    A remembrance ceremony is taking place Sunday for the 1918 Meuse-Argonne offensive, America's deadliest battle ever that cost 26,000 lives but helped bringing an end to World War 1. 
    A remembrance ceremony is taking place Sunday for the 1918 Meuse-Argonne offensive, America's deadliest battle ever that cost 26,000 lives but helped bringing an end to World War 1. 
  • The Latest: Panama pulls migrant rescue boat's registration

    The Latest: Panama pulls migrant rescue boat's registration

    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 18:12:29 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-09-23 19:03:53 GMT
    Macedonian police say they have detained 120 migrants, in two separate cases, who illegally entered Macedonia from Greece as the number of illegal crossings has significantly risen in recent months. 
    Macedonian police say they have detained 120 migrants, in two separate cases, who illegally entered Macedonia from Greece as the number of illegal crossings has significantly risen in recent months. 
  • US seeks to curtail green cards for immigrants on public aid

    US seeks to curtail green cards for immigrants on public aid

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:10 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:10:59 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-09-23 18:33:36 GMT
    The Trump administration is proposing rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance. 
    The Trump administration is proposing rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance. 
  • Pope warns Lithuanians against rebirth of anti-Semitism

    Pope warns Lithuanians against rebirth of anti-Semitism

    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-09-23 06:41:09 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-09-23 18:24:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). A woman prays as they wait for Pope Francis to arrive to celebrate a Mass in Confluence Park in Kaunas, Lithuania, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018. Pope Francis is on the second of his two-day visit to Lithuania.(AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis). A woman prays as they wait for Pope Francis to arrive to celebrate a Mass in Confluence Park in Kaunas, Lithuania, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018. Pope Francis is on the second of his two-day visit to Lithuania.
    Pope Francis is paying tribute to the Lithuanians who suffered and died during Soviet and Nazi occupation on the day the country remembers the near extermination of its centuries-old Jewish community during the... 
    Pope Francis is paying tribute to the Lithuanians who suffered and died during Soviet and Nazi occupation on the day the country remembers the near extermination of its centuries-old Jewish community during the Holocaust. 
  • Milan fashion defends supply chain as designers unveil wares

    Milan fashion defends supply chain as designers unveil wares

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:00:59 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-09-23 18:23:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A model wears a creation as part of the Salvatore Ferragamo women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A model wears a creation as part of the Salvatore Ferragamo women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
    Off the runway, the talk of Milan has been a perceived assault on Made-in-Italy's integrity after a report on exploited workers in the luxury supply chain. 
    Off the runway, the talk of Milan has been a perceived assault on Made-in-Italy's integrity after a report on exploited workers in the luxury supply chain. 
  • Get out the needle: Tattoo artists show off their skills

    Get out the needle: Tattoo artists show off their skills

    Sunday, September 23 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-09-23 09:41:09 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-09-23 17:01:27 GMT
    (Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP). A tattoo artist tattooes a visitor at the fourth edition of the Montreux Tattoo Convention in Montreux, Switzerland, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Over 150 tattoo artists from 22 couttries gather for 3 days in Montreux.(Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP). A tattoo artist tattooes a visitor at the fourth edition of the Montreux Tattoo Convention in Montreux, Switzerland, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Over 150 tattoo artists from 22 couttries gather for 3 days in Montreux.
    Tattoo artists from around the world are showing off their skills at a convention in the Swiss lakeside city of Montreux. 
    Tattoo artists from around the world are showing off their skills at a convention in the Swiss lakeside city of Montreux. 
  • 2 militant groups reject demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

    2 militant groups reject demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

    Sunday, September 23 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-09-23 13:51:20 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 16:12:51 GMT
    An al-Qaida-linked group has rejected a deal reached this month between Russia and Turkey to establish a demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib region vowing not to withdraw from the area. 
    An al-Qaida-linked group has rejected a deal reached this month between Russia and Turkey to establish a demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib region vowing not to withdraw from the area. 
  • Danny DeVito receives lifetime achievement award in Spain

    Danny DeVito receives lifetime achievement award in Spain

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:11:15 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 12:11 PM EDT2018-09-23 16:11:52 GMT
    Actor Danny DeVito has been honored with a lifetime achievement award at Spain's most prestigious film festival in the northern coastal city of San Sebastian. 
    Actor Danny DeVito has been honored with a lifetime achievement award at Spain's most prestigious film festival in the northern coastal city of San Sebastian. 
  • Russian opposition candidate on track to win regional vote

    Russian opposition candidate on track to win regional vote

    Sunday, September 23 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-09-23 16:01:16 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-09-23 16:02:26 GMT
    Partial results in a regional election in Russia's Far East show an opposition candidate has beaten the incumbent governor by a wide margin. 
    Partial results in a regional election in Russia's Far East show an opposition candidate has beaten the incumbent governor by a wide margin. 
  • Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN

    Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN

    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-09-22 13:41:01 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-09-23 15:55:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Wong Maye-E, File). FILE - This combination of two file photos shows U.S. President Donald Trump, left, speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House, in Washington on Feb. 26, 2018, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un atte...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Wong Maye-E, File). FILE - This combination of two file photos shows U.S. President Donald Trump, left, speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House, in Washington on Feb. 26, 2018, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un atte...
    In the year since President Donald Trump's searing, debut U.N. speech fueled fears of nuclear conflict with North Korea, the two leaders have turned from threats to flattery. 
    In the year since President Donald Trump's searing, debut U.N. speech fueled fears of nuclear conflict with North Korea, the two leaders have turned from threats to flattery. 
  • Tunisia floods kill at least 4, cause major damage

    Tunisia floods kill at least 4, cause major damage

    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-23 14:51:14 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-09-23 15:55:32 GMT
    Severe floods have struck northeastern Tunisia, killing at least four people and damaging homes, bridges, roads and fields. 
    Severe floods have struck northeastern Tunisia, killing at least four people and damaging homes, bridges, roads and fields. 
  • Macedonia's president says he won't vote in referendum

    Macedonia's president says he won't vote in referendum

    Sunday, September 23 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-09-23 13:41:12 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-09-23 15:43:28 GMT
    Macedonia's president says he won't vote in a Sept. 30 referendum on whether to change the Balkan country's name to 'North Macedonia'. 
    Macedonia's president says he won't vote in a Sept. 30 referendum on whether to change the Balkan country's name to 'North Macedonia'. 
  • The Latest: Pope visits ex-KGB headquarters in Lithuania

    The Latest: Pope visits ex-KGB headquarters in Lithuania

    Sunday, September 23 2018 5:21 AM EDT2018-09-23 09:21:18 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-09-23 15:41:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). People wait for the arrival of Pope Francis to celebrate mass, at the Santakos Park, in Kaunas, Lithuania, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). People wait for the arrival of Pope Francis to celebrate mass, at the Santakos Park, in Kaunas, Lithuania, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018.
    Pope Francis is warning against a rebirth of the "pernicious" anti-Semitic sentiments that fueled the Holocaust as he marked the annual remembrance for Lithuania's centuries-old Jewish community that was nearly... 
    Pope Francis is warning against a rebirth of the "pernicious" anti-Semitic sentiments that fueled the Holocaust as he marked the annual remembrance for Lithuania's centuries-old Jewish community that was nearly extinguished during World War II. 
  • Hamas says indirect cease-fire talks with Israel halted

    Hamas says indirect cease-fire talks with Israel halted

    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-09-23 15:01:24 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-09-23 15:02:57 GMT
    Gaza's Hamas rulers say indirect ceasefire talks with Israel have stopped. 
    Gaza's Hamas rulers say indirect ceasefire talks with Israel have stopped. 
  • German police review handling of far-right protests

    German police review handling of far-right protests

    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-23 14:51:15 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-23 14:51:30 GMT
    Police in the German city of Dortmund say they will examine whether they were tough enough in handling a pair of far-right demonstrations during which they say an anti-Semitic slogan was chanted. 
    Police in the German city of Dortmund say they will examine whether they were tough enough in handling a pair of far-right demonstrations during which they say an anti-Semitic slogan was chanted. 
  • Egypt court sentences 65 people over 2013 violence

    Egypt court sentences 65 people over 2013 violence

    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-09-23 14:01:12 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-09-23 14:01:26 GMT
    An Egyptian court has sentenced 64 people to varying prison terms and one man to death over violence in 2013 when the military overthrew the elected Islamist president. 
    An Egyptian court has sentenced 64 people to varying prison terms and one man to death over violence in 2013 when the military overthrew the elected Islamist president. 
  • Marchers demand better protection for British wildlife

    Marchers demand better protection for British wildlife

    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:11 AM EDT2018-09-23 11:11:10 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-09-23 11:51:55 GMT
    (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). People gather during the People's Walk for Wildlife in central London, Saturday Sept. 22, 2018. Some hundreds of people gathered in London to demand better protection for the country’s wildlife, with many carrying banners ...(Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP). People gather during the People's Walk for Wildlife in central London, Saturday Sept. 22, 2018. Some hundreds of people gathered in London to demand better protection for the country’s wildlife, with many carrying banners ...
    Marchers demand better protection for British wildlife at the People's Walk for Wildlife in Hyde Park. 
    Marchers demand better protection for British wildlife at the People's Walk for Wildlife in Hyde Park. 
  • Swiss-flagged cargo ship attacked off Nigeria, 12 kidnapped

    Swiss-flagged cargo ship attacked off Nigeria, 12 kidnapped

    Sunday, September 23 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-09-23 10:31:07 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-09-23 11:46:42 GMT
    A Swiss shipping company says that a bulk carrier has been attacked by pirates off the coast of Nigeria and 12 of its 19 crew members have been kidnapped. 
    A Swiss shipping company says that a bulk carrier has been attacked by pirates off the coast of Nigeria and 12 of its 19 crew members have been kidnapped. 
  • Vatican, China make breakthrough deal on bishop appointments

    Vatican, China make breakthrough deal on bishop appointments

    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:40 AM EDT2018-09-22 10:40:38 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:40 AM EDT2018-09-23 11:40:25 GMT
    The Vatican has announced a breakthrough "provisional agreement" with China on the appointment of bishops, an issue that for decades has caused tensions between the Holy See and Beijing. 
    The Vatican has announced a breakthrough "provisional agreement" with China on the appointment of bishops, an issue that for decades has caused tensions between the Holy See and Beijing. 
  • Israel gives West Bank village Oct. 1 demolition deadline

    Israel gives West Bank village Oct. 1 demolition deadline

    Sunday, September 23 2018 4:21 AM EDT2018-09-23 08:21:13 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-09-23 11:38:41 GMT
    The Israeli military has informed residents of a West Bank hamlet that they have until Oct. 1 to leave before their homes face demolition. 
    The Israeli military has informed residents of a West Bank hamlet that they have until Oct. 1 to leave before their homes face demolition. 
  • Tanzania death toll 209 as survivor found in capsized ferry

    Tanzania death toll 209 as survivor found in capsized ferry

    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-09-22 11:00:37 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:37 AM EDT2018-09-23 11:37:44 GMT
    (AP Photo). EDS NOTE: RETRANSMISSION NAI111 OF FRIDAY, SEPT. 21, 2018, FOR IMPROVED QUALITY.  Rescuers retrieve a dead body from the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the pas...(AP Photo). EDS NOTE: RETRANSMISSION NAI111 OF FRIDAY, SEPT. 21, 2018, FOR IMPROVED QUALITY. Rescuers retrieve a dead body from the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the pas...
    Death toll in Tanzania ferry disaster rises to 167, official says, as coffins arrive at scene. 
    Death toll in Tanzania ferry disaster rises to 167, official says, as coffins arrive at scene. 
  • Iran-backed militias accused of reign of fear in Iraqi Basra

    Iran-backed militias accused of reign of fear in Iraqi Basra

    Sunday, September 23 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-09-23 07:01:04 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-09-23 09:52:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nabil al-Jurani). In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 photo, Hajar Youssif, an Iraqi activist and volunteer medic, who was kidnapped, beaten and threatened for attending protests, waits with first aid supplies at a protest, in Basra, Iraq. Activi...(AP Photo/Nabil al-Jurani). In this Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 photo, Hajar Youssif, an Iraqi activist and volunteer medic, who was kidnapped, beaten and threatened for attending protests, waits with first aid supplies at a protest, in Basra, Iraq. Activi...
    Activists in Iraq's oil capital of Basra say the city's powerful Iranian-backed Shiite militias used violence, threats to silence protests against them. 
    Activists in Iraq's oil capital of Basra say the city's powerful Iranian-backed Shiite militias used violence, threats to silence protests against them. 
  • World leaders gather at UN under threat from unilateralism

    World leaders gather at UN under threat from unilateralism

    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-09-22 20:41:37 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-09-23 09:50:02 GMT
    With rising unilateralism challenging its very existence, the United Nations convenes its annual meeting of world leaders Monday and will try once more to tackle problems together as a community of nations ranging... 
    With rising unilateralism challenging its very existence, the United Nations convenes its annual meeting of world leaders Monday and will try once more to tackle problems together as a community of nations ranging from Mideast conflicts to global warming. 
  • 2 Greek journalists detained after minister files complaint

    2 Greek journalists detained after minister files complaint

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:00:47 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-09-23 08:49:01 GMT
    The publisher and editor in chief in chief of a Greek newspaper have been detained over an article published Friday which alleges mishandling of EU funds meant to improve conditions in migrant hotspots across the... 
    The publisher and editor in chief in chief of a Greek newspaper have been detained over an article published Friday which alleges mishandling of EU funds meant to improve conditions in migrant hotspots across the country. 
  • Pope battered by abuse scandal gets warm welcome in Baltics

    Pope battered by abuse scandal gets warm welcome in Baltics

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:22:16 GMT
    Sunday, September 23 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-09-23 07:35:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis boards his airplane on the occasion of his trip to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, Saturday, Sept.22, 2018. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeastern peripheries t...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis boards his airplane on the occasion of his trip to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, Saturday, Sept.22, 2018. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeastern peripheries t...
    Russia will be the elephant in the room as Pope Francis begins a four-day visit to the Baltics amid renewed alarm about Moscow's intentions in the region it has twice occupied. 
    Russia will be the elephant in the room as Pope Francis begins a four-day visit to the Baltics amid renewed alarm about Moscow's intentions in the region it has twice occupied. 
  • Maldives police raid opposition office on eve of election

    Maldives police raid opposition office on eve of election

    Saturday, September 22 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-09-22 12:20:43 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-09-23 03:43:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Election campaign material of Maldivian President Yameen Abdul Gayoom decorate a road in Male, Maldives, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Yameen's only contender in Sunday's election is longtime lawmaker Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, b...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Election campaign material of Maldivian President Yameen Abdul Gayoom decorate a road in Male, Maldives, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Yameen's only contender in Sunday's election is longtime lawmaker Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, b...
    Opposition supporters in the Maldives are demanding that officials ensure a free and fair presidential election, as the country prepares to vote in an election seen as a referendum on whether democracy will stay. 
    Opposition supporters in the Maldives are demanding that officials ensure a free and fair presidential election, as the country prepares to vote in an election seen as a referendum on whether democracy will stay. 
  • Militants attack Iran military parade, killing at least 25

    Militants attack Iran military parade, killing at least 25

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:20:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-09-23 03:22:55 GMT
    Iranian state television says gunmen attack military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, killing and wounding several people. 
    Iranian state television says gunmen attack military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, killing and wounding several people. 
  • Bannon dubs the far-right Europe's "new elite" patriots

    Bannon dubs the far-right Europe's "new elite" patriots

    Saturday, September 22 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-09-22 15:30:56 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:43 PM EDT2018-09-23 01:43:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini blows a kiss to a supporter as he arrives at the Brothers of Italy political meeting in Rome, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini blows a kiss to a supporter as he arrives at the Brothers of Italy political meeting in Rome, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
    Italy's anti-migrant interior minister says the far-right includes "the true defenders of European values.". 
    Italy's anti-migrant interior minister says the far-right includes "the true defenders of European values.". 
  • The Latest: UN chief offers condolences over attack in Iran

    The Latest: UN chief offers condolences over attack in Iran

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-09-22 07:00:33 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-09-22 23:33:07 GMT
    Iran's state-run IRNA news agency says 20 people have been wounded in an attack on military parade in Ahvaz. 
    Iran's state-run IRNA news agency says 20 people have been wounded in an attack on military parade in Ahvaz. 
  • Thousands rally across Russia against raising pension ages

    Thousands rally across Russia against raising pension ages

    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-09-22 11:50:37 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 22:01:11 GMT
    Thousands have rallied across Russia to protest the government's plan to raise the eligibility age for retirement pensions by five years. 
    Thousands have rallied across Russia to protest the government's plan to raise the eligibility age for retirement pensions by five years. 
  • Turkmenistan surprised by Tajikistan's rollback on railroad

    Turkmenistan surprised by Tajikistan's rollback on railroad

    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-09-22 16:50:43 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 20:21:22 GMT
    Turkmenistan says a statement from a Tajik envoy signaling apparent backtracking on a previously agreed railroad project is incomprehensible. 
    Turkmenistan says a statement from a Tajik envoy signaling apparent backtracking on a previously agreed railroad project is incomprehensible. 
  • The Latest: Video shows rescued Tanzania ferry survivor

    The Latest: Video shows rescued Tanzania ferry survivor

    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 11:10:37 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:33:33 GMT
    (AP Photo). The upturned passenger ferry MV Nyerere floats in the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the passenger ferry MV Nyerere capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania state ra...(AP Photo). The upturned passenger ferry MV Nyerere floats in the water near Ukara Island in Lake Victoria, Tanzania Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The death toll rose above 100 after the passenger ferry MV Nyerere capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania state ra...
    The Latest: Survivor found in Tanzania capsized ferry 2 days after deadly disaster. 
    The Latest: Survivor found in Tanzania capsized ferry 2 days after deadly disaster. 
  • Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction

    Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:30:47 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:33:18 GMT
    Comcast and 21st Century Fox are contenders for the highest bid for European broadcaster Sky. 
    Comcast and 21st Century Fox are contenders for the highest bid for European broadcaster Sky. 
  • Ex-health minister tapped to lead Austrian opposition

    Ex-health minister tapped to lead Austrian opposition

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:21:23 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:23:39 GMT
    Austria's main opposition party is set to make a former health minister, Pamela Rendi-Wagner, its new leader after ex-Chancellor Christian Kern announced his departure. 
    Austria's main opposition party is set to make a former health minister, Pamela Rendi-Wagner, its new leader after ex-Chancellor Christian Kern announced his departure. 
  • Egypt court upholds corruption conviction of Mubarak, sons

    Egypt court upholds corruption conviction of Mubarak, sons

    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 13:31:01 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:02:42 GMT
    Egypt's highest appeals court has rejected a motion by former president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons to overturn their conviction on corruption charges. 
    Egypt's highest appeals court has rejected a motion by former president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons to overturn their conviction on corruption charges. 
  • Teachers, others demand wage hikes at protest in Poland

    Teachers, others demand wage hikes at protest in Poland

    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:21:11 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 19:01:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz). Teachers join state employees as they march through the downtown demanding higher wages and protesting against the governments educational reforms in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Alik Keplicz). Teachers join state employees as they march through the downtown demanding higher wages and protesting against the governments educational reforms in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018.
    Thousands of state employees in Poland, including teachers, firefighters and health workers, have protested in Warsaw to demand higher wages and workplace changes. 
    Thousands of state employees in Poland, including teachers, firefighters and health workers, have protested in Warsaw to demand higher wages and workplace changes. 
  • The Latest: Official: Campaign office raided in bribery case

    The Latest: Official: Campaign office raided in bribery case

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-22 14:51:21 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:52:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, center, waves as he walks in a street march with supporters in Male, Maldives, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Solih, the only contender in Sunday's election ag...(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena). Maldives' opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, center, waves as he walks in a street march with supporters in Male, Maldives, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Solih, the only contender in Sunday's election ag...
    Police in the Maldives say they have raided the main campaign office of the opposition presidential candidate on the eve of an election that is seen as a referendum on whether democracy will survive in the country. 
    Police in the Maldives say they have raided the main campaign office of the opposition presidential candidate on the eve of an election that is seen as a referendum on whether democracy will survive in the country. 
  • 7 Pakistani soldiers, 9 militants killed in shootout

    7 Pakistani soldiers, 9 militants killed in shootout

    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:21:23 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:43:57 GMT
    Pakistan's military says security forces acting on intelligence have raided militant hideouts, triggering a shootout that left seven soldiers and nine militants dead in the northwest near neighboring Afghanistan. 
    Pakistan's military says security forces acting on intelligence have raided militant hideouts, triggering a shootout that left seven soldiers and nine militants dead in the northwest near neighboring Afghanistan. 
  • UK envoy urges EU to step back from the Brexit 'abyss'

    UK envoy urges EU to step back from the Brexit 'abyss'

    Saturday, September 22 2018 7:40 AM EDT2018-09-22 11:40:46 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:31:17 GMT
    Britain's foreign secretary has urged European Union leaders to "step back from the abyss" and seek a compromise over Brexit. 
    Britain's foreign secretary has urged European Union leaders to "step back from the abyss" and seek a compromise over Brexit. 
  • US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab after US attacked in Somalia

    US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab after US attacked in Somalia

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-09-22 14:00:40 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:03:20 GMT
    US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab extremists after US, local forces attacked in Somalia. 
    US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab extremists after US, local forces attacked in Somalia. 
  • The Latest: Pope quips "I am the devil" next to John Paul

    The Latest: Pope quips "I am the devil" next to John Paul

    Saturday, September 22 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-09-22 09:50:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 17:01:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis boards his airplane on the occasion of his trip to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, Saturday, Sept.22, 2018. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeastern peripheries t...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis boards his airplane on the occasion of his trip to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, Saturday, Sept.22, 2018. Pope Francis heads to Europe's northeastern peripheries t...
    Pope Francis is urging Lithuania, which endured decades of Soviet and Nazi occupation, expulsions and executions, to be a model of solidarity in a world riven by intolerance as he began a visit to three Baltic... 
    Pope Francis is urging Lithuania, which endured decades of Soviet and Nazi occupation, expulsions and executions, to be a model of solidarity in a world riven by intolerance as he began a visit to three Baltic nations. 
  • In Milan, colors pop at Versace, MSGM, Etro

    In Milan, colors pop at Versace, MSGM, Etro

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-09-21 17:50:50 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-09-22 14:22:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Models wear creations as part of the Etro women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Luca Bruno). Models wear creations as part of the Etro women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.
    Colors pop at MSGM and Etro, while Marras stitches a tale at Milan Fashion Week. 
    Colors pop at MSGM and Etro, while Marras stitches a tale at Milan Fashion Week. 
  • UK leader May hits back on Brexit plan; pound falls

    UK leader May hits back on Brexit plan; pound falls

    Friday, September 21 2018 4:29 AM EDT2018-09-21 08:29:56 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 9:42 AM EDT2018-09-22 13:42:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). British Prime Minister Theresa May looks to passing by heads of government after the family photo at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). British Prime Minister Theresa May looks to passing by heads of government after the family photo at the informal EU summit in Salzburg, Austria, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit blueprint is in tatters after it was rejected by the European Union at a summit U.K. media branded a "humiliation.". 
    British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit blueprint is in tatters after it was rejected by the European Union at a summit U.K. media branded a "humiliation.". 
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  • AP Interview: Hill says Kavanaugh isn't a #MeToo referendum

    AP Interview: Hill says Kavanaugh isn't a #MeToo referendum

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 4:12 AM EDT2018-09-26 08:12:52 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:17:34 GMT
    (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Anita Hill speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment and how to create lasting change from the scandal roiling Hollywood at United Talent Agency in Beverly Hills,...(Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Anita Hill speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment and how to create lasting change from the scandal roiling Hollywood at United Talent Agency in Beverly Hills,...
    Anita Hill says she 'can't imagine' the upcoming Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation hearing will be fair, but that it shouldn't be seen as a referendum on #MeToo. 
    Anita Hill says she 'can't imagine' the upcoming Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation hearing will be fair, but that it shouldn't be seen as a referendum on #MeToo. 
  • The Latest: Cosby to serve sentence at Philly-area prison

    The Latest: Cosby to serve sentence at Philly-area prison

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 8:02 AM EDT2018-09-26 12:02:55 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:17:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Accuser Andrea Constand, left, reacts at a news conference with prosecutor Kristen Feden after Bill Cosby was sentenced to three-to 10-years for sexual assault Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Norristown, Pa.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Accuser Andrea Constand, left, reacts at a news conference with prosecutor Kristen Feden after Bill Cosby was sentenced to three-to 10-years for sexual assault Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Norristown, Pa.
    Prosecutor says Cosby's chief accuser, Andrea Constand, told her she was happy with his sentence. 
    Prosecutor says Cosby's chief accuser, Andrea Constand, told her she was happy with his sentence. 
  • Heavy rains spur flooding, rescues in NYC area, New England

    Heavy rains spur flooding, rescues in NYC area, New England

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:13:06 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-26 14:17:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). A person holds an umbrella while walking under light rain along the Hudson River waterfront on a dreary fall morning, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Hoboken, N.J. Rain is expected for the rest of the day and a flood warning was is...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). A person holds an umbrella while walking under light rain along the Hudson River waterfront on a dreary fall morning, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Hoboken, N.J. Rain is expected for the rest of the day and a flood warning was is...
    Heavy rains in the New York City region and southern New England have led to flooding that required rescues of motorists and residents. 
    Heavy rains in the New York City region and southern New England have led to flooding that required rescues of motorists and residents. 
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