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The Latest: French general acquitted over Calais protest

May 26, 2016

ROME (AP) — The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local):

8 p.m. more »»

Norway subjects viewers to 2-day stream of app terms of use

May 26, 2016

HELSINKI (AP) — A Norwegian consumers' group took inspiration from "slow television" to produce a marathon webcast of a team of readers going through the fine print of terms and conditions of... more »»

Obama defends his nuclear record on eve of Hiroshima visit

May 26, 2016

SHIMA, Japan (AP) — On the eve of his historic trip to Hiroshima, President Barack Obama is defending the vigor of his efforts to rid the world of nuclear weapon. more »»

Congo police fire tear gas at opposition demonstrators

May 26, 2016

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Police in Congo's capital have fired tear gas to break up an opposition march, while one person died and dozens were injured in chaos surrounding similar marches around the... more »»

The Latest: Italy rescues 4,000 migrants at sea in 1 day

May 26, 2016

ROME (AP) — The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local):

6:50 p.. more »»

Hang up: Dutch look at banning use of cellphones on bikes

May 26, 2016

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is considering banning the country's millions of cyclists from using their cellphones while riding, saying pedaling and phones are a dangerous... more »»

Under high security, Jewish pilgrims gather on Tunisia isle

May 26, 2016

DJERBA, Tunisia (AP) — The Tunisian island of Djerba is hosting an annual Jewish pilgrimage amid increased security after deadly Islamic extremist attacks last year scared away tourists and raise... more »»

UN envoy to Syria to consult Security Council on peace talks

May 26, 2016

GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. special envoy for Syria said he will speak to the U.N. more »»

EU: Some 20 bodies spotted as migrant boat sinks off Libya

May 26, 2016

ROME (AP) — A migrant boat sank off Libya's coast Thursday, with some 20 bodies spotted in the sea. Officials said 88 people had been rescued. more »»

EU urges Bosnia to publish 2013 census results

May 26, 2016

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — EU officials say Bosnia must publish the 2013 census results by July if it wants to proceed on its path toward EU membership. more »»

The Latest: Police use tear gas, detain 16, during protests

May 26, 2016

LE HAVRE, France (AP) — The Latest on French labor dispute (all times local):

5:25 p.m. more »»

Dakar biennale fuels new life into Africa's contemporary art

May 26, 2016

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Videos projected onto massive buildings, pop up art galleries and installations in an old courthouse are features of the Dakar Biennale, Africa's largest contemporary art... more »»

Near-record UK immigration figures fuel raging EU debate

May 26, 2016

LONDON (AP) — Britain gained 333,000 people through immigration in 2015 — a near-historic high that is fanning the debate about newcomers ahead of a vote next month on whether the country should... more »»

Anthony Hopkins overcomes his stage fright in 'The Dresser'

May 26, 2016

LONDON (AP) — He's a much-lauded Academy Award-winning performer and his Hannibal Lecter is one of the all-time great movie villains. more »»

Spanish police seize 74 elephant tusks in Madrid house

May 26, 2016

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they seized 74 illegally hunted African elephant tusks worth an estimated 200,000 euros ($222,000) and arrested a man who was trying to legalize possession of the... more »»

Council of Europe: Detention of lone minors 'unacceptable'

May 26, 2016

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — It is "unacceptable" for any unaccompanied refugee and migrant children who arrive on the continent to be held in detention centers, one of Europe's top human rights... more »»

UN decries church worship limit in Cyprus' breakaway north

May 26, 2016

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A U.N. more »»

Gorbachev barred from visiting Ukraine for Crimea remarks

May 26, 2016

MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian intelligence agency SBU says it has barred the last leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, from visiting Ukraine for the next five years. more »»

Iraqi PM asks protesters to stay home to aid Fallujah push

May 26, 2016

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister appealed on Thursday to Iraqis to postpone the weekly protests due the following day so that security forces can focus on a key military operation aimed at... more »»

Muslim mob attacked Christian homes in Egyptian province

May 26, 2016

CAIRO (AP) — A Muslim mob ransacked and torched seven Christian homes last week in a province south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo, after rumors spread that a Christian man had an affair with a... more »»

 
 
 

 

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