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After shakeup, Israeli PM says he still strives for peace

May 22, 2016

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister says his government will continue pushing for peace with the Palestinians, even after adding an ultranationalist party to its ranks. more »»

Islamic State's lasting grip is a new hurdle for Europe, US

May 22, 2016

PARIS (AP) — The girl, speaking in the lilting accent of southern France, appeared in government ads describing how she was recruited by Islamic State extremists during her quest for religion,... more »»

7 dead after volcano erupts in western Indonesia

May 22, 2016

GAMBER, Indonesia (AP) — The death toll in the eruption of a volcano in western Indonesia rose to seven on Sunday, with two other people in critical condition, as an official warned of more... more »»

Taliban official: Group leader killed in drone strike

May 22, 2016

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A senior commander of the Afghan Taliban confirmed on Sunday that the extremist group's leader, Mullah Mohammed Akhtar Mansour, has been killed in a U.S. drone strike. more »»

Vietnam votes for rubber-stamp assembly ahead of Obama visit

May 22, 2016

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Ahead of President Barack Obama's first visit to Vietnam, the country voted Sunday in once-every-five-year-elections for a rubber-stamp parliament whose membership has... more »»

Some 30 climbers frostbitten or sick on Everest after 2 die

May 22, 2016

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Some 30 climbers have developed frostbite or become sick near the summit of Mount Everest, a mountaineering official said Sunday, after two deaths from apparent altitude... more »»

Mansour's brief rein as chief marked by turmoil

May 22, 2016

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Mullah Mohammed Akhtar Mansour's brief rule, which ended Friday with his death in a drone strike, was marked by mistrust and strife. more »»

Volcano erupts in western Indonesia, killing 6 people

May 22, 2016

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Rescuers have found more bodies after a volcano erupted in western Indonesia, raising the death toll to six, an official said Sunday. more »»

Secretary of State Kerry in Myanmar to press further reforms

May 22, 2016

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar (AP) — U.S. more »»

Dutch, Australian climbers die after reaching Everest summit

May 22, 2016

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Dutch man and an Australian woman died of apparent altitude sickness while descending from the summit of Mount Everest in the first deaths this year on the world's... more »»

Crowds mourn at funeral of 2 killed at Baghdad protest

May 22, 2016

BAGHDAD (AP) — Hundreds of mourners gathered in Baghdad's Sadr City as families held funerals Saturday for two people killed in protests a day earlier. more »»

Smoke, cockpit woes signal chaotic end for EgyptAir plane

May 22, 2016

CAIRO (AP) — Leaked flight data showing trouble in the cockpit and smoke in a plane lavatory are bringing into focus the chaotic final moments of EgyptAir Flight 804, including a three-minute... more »»

Bondholders sue over Puerto Rico debt-moratorium law

May 22, 2016

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Holders of bonds from Puerto Rico's Government Development Bank are suing to challenge aspects of a debt-moratorium law that island officials say is crucial to... more »»

The Latest: First audio from EgyptAir flight released

May 22, 2016

CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 (all times local):

2 a.m. more »»

Funerals held for 2 killed in Friday protests

May 21, 2016

BAGHDAD (AP) — Hundreds gathered in Baghdad's Sadr City Saturday as families held funerals for two people killed in protests a day earlier. more »»

1 dead in Chile protests as president speaks in congress

May 21, 2016

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Violent protests broke out in Chile on Saturday as President Michelle Bachelet presented a state-of-the-nation report to Congress. more »»

Man mauled after entering Chile zoo's lion pen, 2 cats slain

May 21, 2016

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Two lions were killed after they severely mauled a man who stripped naked and entered their enclosure in an apparent suicide attempt early Saturday, authorities said. more »»

Smoke, cockpit woes signal chaotic finale for EgyptAir plane

May 21, 2016

CAIRO (AP) — Leaked flight data showing trouble in the cockpit and smoke in a plane lavatory are bringing into focus the chaotic final moments of EgyptAir Flight 804, including a three-minute... more »»

UN chief urges Mideast states to press for Syria transition

May 21, 2016

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The United Nations chief used a visit to Qatar on Saturday to call on Middle Eastern countries and world powers to press Syria's warring parties to turn their attention to a... more »»

The Latest: Airport cleaning crews in France draw scrutiny

May 21, 2016

CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 (all times local):

10 p.m. more »»

 
 
 

 

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