News  /  World  / 

Most Recent

The Latest: Official: 21 missing after Venezuelan boat sinks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 12:30pm

The Latest on the boat that sank in the Caribbean Sea (all times local):

Albania opposition blocks highways in its anti-govt protest

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 12:16pm

Albanian opposition members have blocked national highways in their latest protest of a government they accuse of being corrupt and linked to organized crime, claims the government denies.

Family says Guatemala candidate arrested in US is innocent

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:56am

The son of a Guatemalan presidential candidate facing drugs and weapons charges in the U.S. says his father is innocent and is asking lawmakers in the Central American country for an investigation.

Officials: Dozens missing after Venezuelan boat sinks

Fabiola Sanchez, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:42am

Dozens of Venezuelans were missing after a boat en route to the island of Trinidad sunk in the Caribbean Sea, authorities said Thursday.

Sri Lankan authorities lower the death toll from the Easter Sunday attacks to 253 people, citing chaotic bombing scenes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:00am

Sri Lankan authorities lower the death toll from the Easter Sunday attacks to 253 people, citing chaotic bombing scenes.

Prominent Venezuelan critic to run for European Parliament

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:57am

Spain's Popular Party says that the father of prominent Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López will run in the conservative party's ballot for a seat in the European Parliament at the end of May.

French President Emmanuel Macron pledges to cut taxes for middle-class workers.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:44am

French President Emmanuel Macron pledges to cut taxes for middle-class workers.

The Latest: Cyprus army officer says he killed 7

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:43am

The Latest on the slayings of Filipino women in Cyprus: (all times local):

Nepal quake-hit villages struggle with reconstruction

Roshan Sedhai, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:19am

Four years since a catastrophic earthquake destroyed much of central and eastern Nepal, a remote Himalayan area is still reeling with what looks like irreparable damage.

Cyprus police officials say an army captain told investigators he killed seven people, five women and two girls

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:11am

Cyprus police officials say an army captain told investigators he killed seven people, five women and two girls.

Malaysia climber recovered alive on Nepal's Mount Annapurna

Roshan Sedhai, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:44am

A Malaysian climber was recovered alive near the summit of Mount Annapurna in Nepal on Thursday, a trekking company said, two days after he went missing.

AP Interview: Sri Lanka's PM says potential bombers at large

Emily Schmall, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:33am

Sri Lanka's prime minister said Thursday that suspects linked to the coordinated Easter Sunday bomb attacks remain at large and could have access to explosives.

Libya asks UN to probe violations in Tripoli battle

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:27am

Libya's U.N.-supported government has asked the Security Council to appoint a "fact-finding mission" to investigate alleged violations by the forces attacking the capital, according to a letter circulated Thursday.

Israel says it will join 2020 World Expo in Dubai

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:39am

Israel's Foreign Ministry says Israel will participate in next year's World Expo hosted by the United Arab Emirates, in another sign of warming relations with Gulf Arab states.

Gunmen kill polio vaccine worker, wound another in Pakistan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:41am

Pakistani police say gunmen riding on motorcycles opened fire on female polio vaccination workers in the southwestern town of Chaman, killing one and wounding the other.

US Embassy in Sri Lanka tweets warning to avoid 'places of worship' this weekend over possible extremist attacks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:38am

US Embassy in Sri Lanka tweets warning to avoid 'places of worship' this weekend over possible extremist attacks.

Sri Lanka president's office: Defense secretary resigns after Easter attacks, but will serve until replacement appointed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:32am

Sri Lanka president's office: Defense secretary resigns after Easter attacks, but will serve until replacement appointed.

Sri Lanka's prime minister tells AP that father of two of the suicide bombers, a wealthy spice trader, has been arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:04am

Sri Lanka's prime minister tells AP that father of two of the suicide bombers, a wealthy spice trader, has been arrested.

Sri Lanka's prime minister tells AP that suspects in Easter attack still at large, may have explosives

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:03am

Sri Lanka's prime minister tells AP that suspects in Easter attack still at large, may have explosives.