David Rising, Associated Press | Posted
Jan 21st - 7:24am
Social Democratic leader Martin Schulz urged party members Sunday to vote for opening coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, saying a stable German government was needed to strengthen Europe and serve as a bulwark against right wing extremism.
Saleh Mwanamilongo and Al-Hadji Kudra Maliro, Associated Press | Posted
Jan 21st - 7:19am
Police in Congo used tear gas and gunfire to disperse thousands of anti-government demonstrators across the nation on Sunday, leaving five people dead and injuring more than 33 who marched after church services calling for President Joseph Kabila to step down, the United Nations said.
Rahim Faiez, Associated Press | Posted
Jan 21st - 6:18am
A Taliban assault on the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan's capital killed at least six people, including a foreigner, and pinned security forces down for more than 13 hours before the last attacker was killed on Sunday, with the casualty toll expected to rise.
Jim Gomez, Associated Press | Posted
Jan 21st - 5:10am
The Philippines said Sunday that it won't get embroiled in a fresh spat between the U.S. and China involving Beijing's protest of an American warship passing near a Chinese-controlled shoal also claimed by the Philippines.
Ken Thomas, Associated Press | Posted
Jan 21st - 4:48am
Jordan's king appealed Sunday to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence to "rebuild trust and confidence" in the possibility of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, following fallout from the Trump administration's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.