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  • Stanley Cup-bound Vegas turning impossible into possible

    Stanley Cup-bound Vegas turning impossible into possible

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:41:52 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:22:38 GMT
    (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' James Neal (18), Deryk Engelland (5), goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and the rest of the team celebrate after defeating the Winnipeg Jets during NHL Western Conference Finals, game 5, i...(Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP). Vegas Golden Knights' James Neal (18), Deryk Engelland (5), goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (29) and the rest of the team celebrate after defeating the Winnipeg Jets during NHL Western Conference Finals, game 5, i...
    The Vegas Golden Knights are headed to the Stanley Cup Final after beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 to win the Western Conference final series in five games.
    The Vegas Golden Knights are headed to the Stanley Cup Final after beating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 to win the Western Conference final series in five games.
  • Curry comes alive to score 35, Warriors rout Rockets by 41

    Curry comes alive to score 35, Warriors rout Rockets by 41

    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-05-21 02:42:04 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:33 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:33:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates after scoring against the Houston Rockets during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Western Conference Finals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Stephen Curry got his groove back to score 35 points with five 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors made a second-half statement to beat the Rockets 126-85 for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
    Stephen Curry got his groove back to score 35 points with five 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors made a second-half statement to beat the Rockets 126-85 for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
  • Ohtani pitches Angels to skid-snapping win over Rays, 5-2

    Ohtani pitches Angels to skid-snapping win over Rays, 5-2

    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-05-20 23:42:10 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:56 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:56:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures as he gets out of the top of the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Shohei Ohtani, of Japan, gestures as he gets out of the top of the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Sunday, May 20, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif.
    The Los Angeles Angels have snapped their five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
    The Los Angeles Angels have snapped their five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
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  • In North Korea nuke site closing, spectacle trumps substance

    In North Korea nuke site closing, spectacle trumps substance

    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-05-21 01:11:45 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:22:34 GMT
    Spectacle may trump substance when foreign journalists journey deep into the mountains of North Korea to observe the official closing ceremony of its nuclear test site.
    Spectacle may trump substance when foreign journalists journey deep into the mountains of North Korea to observe the official closing ceremony of its nuclear test site.
  • Maduro wins Venezuela election challengers call illegitimate

    Maduro wins Venezuela election challengers call illegitimate

    Monday, May 21 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:01:55 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:22:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores wave to supporters after the National Electoral Council announced that with almost 93 percent of polling stations reporting, Maduro won nearly 68 percent of the ...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores wave to supporters after the National Electoral Council announced that with almost 93 percent of polling stations reporting, Maduro won nearly 68 percent of the ...
    Embattled socialist incumbent Nicolas Maduro won Venezuela's presidential election by a landslide in a disputed vote marred by irregularities and mass absenteeism that led his main rivals to call for a re-run.
    Embattled socialist incumbent Nicolas Maduro won Venezuela's presidential election by a landslide in a disputed vote marred by irregularities and mass absenteeism that led his main rivals to call for a re-run.
  • US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

    US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:21:07 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:21 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:21:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a television interview outside the West Wing of the White House, in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow speaks during a television interview outside the West Wing of the White House, in Washington, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    United States and China agree to reduce massive US trade deficit but no numerical target set.
    United States and China agree to reduce massive US trade deficit but no numerical target set.
  • German-Russian pipeline takes shape despite US protests

    German-Russian pipeline takes shape despite US protests

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:49:27 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:03:24 GMT
    American officials say a pipeline project between Russia and Germany risks triggering U.S. sanctions because of security concerns.
    American officials say a pipeline project between Russia and Germany risks triggering U.S. sanctions because of security concerns.
  • Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:40:18 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:03:12 GMT
    (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP). Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in an armchair discussion at a luncheon given by the Economic Club of New York on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in New York.(Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP). Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in an armchair discussion at a luncheon given by the Economic Club of New York on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in New York.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.
  • Syrian government to resume anti-IS offensive in Damascus

    Syrian government to resume anti-IS offensive in Damascus

    Monday, May 21 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:31:49 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 5:01 AM EDT2018-05-21 09:01:56 GMT
    Syrian state TV: Government forces to resume anti-IS offensive in southern part of Damascus after evacuating civilians.
    Syrian state TV: Government forces to resume anti-IS offensive in southern part of Damascus after evacuating civilians.
  • Abbas, 83-year-old Palestinian leader, still in hospital

    Abbas, 83-year-old Palestinian leader, still in hospital

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:53:51 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:53:20 GMT
    (Atef Safadi/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2018 file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas meets with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, in the West Bank town of Ramallah. A Palestinian official said Sunday, May 20, 2018, ...(Atef Safadi/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2018 file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas meets with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, in the West Bank town of Ramallah. A Palestinian official said Sunday, May 20, 2018, ...
    Palestinian president remains in hospital after developing a fever following a minor ear procedure.
    Palestinian president remains in hospital after developing a fever following a minor ear procedure.
  • US office overseeing fight against IS gets reprieve

    US office overseeing fight against IS gets reprieve

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:02:15 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:53:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, Brett McGurk, the U.S. envoy for the global coalition against IS, speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Embassy Baghdad, Iraq. The Trump administration will keep open the Stat...(AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2017, file photo, Brett McGurk, the U.S. envoy for the global coalition against IS, speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Embassy Baghdad, Iraq. The Trump administration will keep open the Stat...
    State Department office overseeing the fight against the Islamic State will stay in business at least until the end of the year.
    State Department office overseeing the fight against the Islamic State will stay in business at least until the end of the year.
  • Moon enters talks with Trump with driver's seat at stake

    Moon enters talks with Trump with driver's seat at stake

    Monday, May 21 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:12:02 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:53:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in smile during a joint news conference at the Blue House in Seoul, South Korea. For a few months, every...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in smile during a joint news conference at the Blue House in Seoul, South Korea. For a few months, every...
    For a few months, everything seemed to be clicking into place for South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he meticulously set up crucial nuclear negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang following a year of...
    For a few months, everything seemed to be clicking into place for South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he meticulously set up crucial nuclear negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang following a year of intense animosity.
  • Bernard Lewis, prolific Mideast scholar, dies at 101

    Bernard Lewis, prolific Mideast scholar, dies at 101

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:51 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:51:54 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:53:09 GMT
    Bernard Lewis, scholar who illuminated and enraged with perspective on Middle East, dead at 101.
    Bernard Lewis, scholar who illuminated and enraged with perspective on Middle East, dead at 101.
  • US relations under Trump dominate Mexico presidential debate

    US relations under Trump dominate Mexico presidential debate

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 05:22:22 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:52:58 GMT
    (INE via AP). In this photo released by the National Electoral Institute (INE), presidential candidates, from left, independent Jaime Rodriguez, known as "El Bronco," Ricardo Anaya of the Forward for Mexico Coalition, Jose Antonio Meade, of the Institu...(INE via AP). In this photo released by the National Electoral Institute (INE), presidential candidates, from left, independent Jaime Rodriguez, known as "El Bronco," Ricardo Anaya of the Forward for Mexico Coalition, Jose Antonio Meade, of the Institu...
    Mexico's turbulent relationship with the U.S. government under President Donald Trump dominated the country's second presidential debate with all candidates insisting the relationship must be based on mutual respect.
    Mexico's turbulent relationship with the U.S. government under President Donald Trump dominated the country's second presidential debate with all candidates insisting the relationship must be based on mutual respect.
  • Portuguese director drops out of Israel festival over Gaza

    Portuguese director drops out of Israel festival over Gaza

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:21:47 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:52:57 GMT
    Portuguese theater director drops out of festival in Jerusalem this week over Israel's treatment of Palestinians.
    Portuguese theater director drops out of festival in Jerusalem this week over Israel's treatment of Palestinians.
  • Verdict to be delivered in family ax murder trial

    Verdict to be delivered in family ax murder trial

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:41:51 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:42:03 GMT
    A South African man accused of murdering three members of his family with an ax arrived in court on Monday morning to hear the verdict in his case.
    A South African man accused of murdering three members of his family with an ax arrived in court on Monday morning to hear the verdict in his case.
  • Company in Cuba plane crash had received safety complaints

    Company in Cuba plane crash had received safety complaints

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:11:29 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 4:34 AM EDT2018-05-21 08:34:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Enrique de la Osa). Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel, third from left, walks away from the site where a Boeing 737 plummeted into a yuca field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner...(AP Photo/Enrique de la Osa). Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel, third from left, walks away from the site where a Boeing 737 plummeted into a yuca field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner...
    The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people aboard, has been the subject of two serious complaints over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for...
    The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people aboard, has been the subject of two serious complaints over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for Cuba's national airline.
  • Britain basks in royal wedding afterglow; grave gets bouquet

    Britain basks in royal wedding afterglow; grave gets bouquet

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-05-20 06:51:14 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:42:07 GMT
    (Steve Parsons/pool photo via AP). The newly married Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, leave Windsor Castle in a convertible car after their wedding in Windsor, England, to attend an evening reception at Frogmore House, hosted...(Steve Parsons/pool photo via AP). The newly married Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, leave Windsor Castle in a convertible car after their wedding in Windsor, England, to attend an evening reception at Frogmore House, hosted...
    The royal family has thanked people who attended or watched the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
    The royal family has thanked people who attended or watched the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
  • Kerry says civil discourse is under threat around the world

    Kerry says civil discourse is under threat around the world

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:01:27 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:22:02 GMT
    NYU Abu Dhabi is blocking journalists from filming a graduation address by former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.
    NYU Abu Dhabi is blocking journalists from filming a graduation address by former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.
  • Cubans mourn plane crash dead, officials ID 20 bodies

    Cubans mourn plane crash dead, officials ID 20 bodies

    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:31:37 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 3:13 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:13:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan). Mairy Charchabal holds a picture of her son Daniel Terrero Charchabal, 22, who was killed in Cuba's worst aviation disaster, at the morgue where she waits for the identification of the bodies in Havana, Cuba, Sunday, May 20, ...(AP Photo/Desmond Boylan). Mairy Charchabal holds a picture of her son Daniel Terrero Charchabal, 22, who was killed in Cuba's worst aviation disaster, at the morgue where she waits for the identification of the bodies in Havana, Cuba, Sunday, May 20, ...
    At morgues and in church services, Cubans are mourning loved ones who died in the country's worst air disaster in three decades.
    At morgues and in church services, Cubans are mourning loved ones who died in the country's worst air disaster in three decades.
  • Maduro declared winner in disputed Venezuela election

    Maduro declared winner in disputed Venezuela election

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:21:57 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:04:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro makes the victory sign after a meeting with former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is se...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro makes the victory sign after a meeting with former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is se...
    Venezuelans vote Sunday in a presidential election with Nicolas Maduro expected to win a second six-year term, despite a deepening crisis that's made food scarce and inflation soar as oil production in the once...
    Venezuelans vote Sunday in a presidential election with Nicolas Maduro expected to win a second six-year term, despite a deepening crisis that's made food scarce and inflation soar as oil production in the once wealthy nation plummets.
  • The Latest: Maduro celebrates re-election, urges dialogue

    The Latest: Maduro celebrates re-election, urges dialogue

    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 12:21:42 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-05-21 07:03:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro makes the victory sign after a meeting with former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is se...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro makes the victory sign after a meeting with former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is se...
    Pope Francis is praying that "beloved" Venezuela's people and rulers will wisely choose peace and unity as the nation elects a new president.
    Pope Francis is praying that "beloved" Venezuela's people and rulers will wisely choose peace and unity as the nation elects a new president.
  • Palestinian president hospitalized with fever

    Palestinian president hospitalized with fever

    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-05-20 12:41:25 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:54:20 GMT
    (Atef Safadi/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2018 file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas meets with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, in the West Bank town of Ramallah. A Palestinian official said Sunday, May 20, 2018, ...(Atef Safadi/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2018 file photo, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas meets with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, in the West Bank town of Ramallah. A Palestinian official said Sunday, May 20, 2018, ...
    A Palestinian official says President Mahmoud Abbas has been hospitalized with fever.
    A Palestinian official says President Mahmoud Abbas has been hospitalized with fever.
  • Iraq's al-Sadr, promising reform, is constrained by Iran

    Iraq's al-Sadr, promising reform, is constrained by Iran

    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 07:21:14 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-05-21 06:13:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2016 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr gives a speech to his followers before entering the highly fortified Green Zone, in Baghdad, Iraq. Al-Sadr, the influential maverick Shiite cleric who...(AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2016 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr gives a speech to his followers before entering the highly fortified Green Zone, in Baghdad, Iraq. Al-Sadr, the influential maverick Shiite cleric who...
    Iraq's Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric whose political coalition beat out Iran's favored candidates to come in first in national elections, says he wants to form a government that puts Iraqis first.
    Iraq's Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric whose political coalition beat out Iran's favored candidates to come in first in national elections, says he wants to form a government that puts Iraqis first.
  • Pope Francis to invest 14 new cardinals in June

    Pope Francis to invest 14 new cardinals in June

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-05-20 10:41:18 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 12:02 AM EDT2018-05-21 04:02:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis asperges holy water as he celebrates a Pentecost mass in St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, Sunday, May 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Pope Francis asperges holy water as he celebrates a Pentecost mass in St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, Sunday, May 20, 2018.
    Pope Francis has announced that he will make 14 new cardinals next month, among them his chief aide for helping homeless people.
    Pope Francis has announced that he will make 14 new cardinals next month, among them his chief aide for helping homeless people.
  • Record Everest climber returns, already planning next trip

    Record Everest climber returns, already planning next trip

    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:01 PM EDT2018-05-21 01:01:42 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:23 PM EDT2018-05-21 02:23:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha). Nepalese veteran Sherpa guide, Kami Rita, 48, waves as he arrives in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, May 20, 2018. Rita, scaled Mount Everest on Wednesday morning May 16 for the 22nd time, setting the record for most climbs of t...(AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha). Nepalese veteran Sherpa guide, Kami Rita, 48, waves as he arrives in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, May 20, 2018. Rita, scaled Mount Everest on Wednesday morning May 16 for the 22nd time, setting the record for most climbs of t...
    A Sherpa climbing guide who scaled Mount Everest for a record 22nd time this past week has returned from the mountain and says he's already planning his next trip.
    A Sherpa climbing guide who scaled Mount Everest for a record 22nd time this past week has returned from the mountain and says he's already planning his next trip.
  • The Latest: Royal newlyweds to spend night in Windsor Castle

    The Latest: Royal newlyweds to spend night in Windsor Castle

    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-05-19 07:20:37 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 01:52:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Royal fans waiting at the barriers cheer ahead of the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Royal fans waiting at the barriers cheer ahead of the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Thousands of people are on the streets outside Windsor Castle after camping overnight to grab the best spots to catch a glimpse of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day.
    Thousands of people are on the streets outside Windsor Castle after camping overnight to grab the best spots to catch a glimpse of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day.
  • The Latest: WHO: Ebola in Congo not global health emergency

    The Latest: WHO: Ebola in Congo not global health emergency

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:43:03 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-05-21 00:53:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bompengo). In this photo taken on Sunday, May 13, 2018, people suspected of having the Ebola Virus wait at a treatment center in Bikoro Democratic Republic of Congo. Congo's latest Ebola outbreak has spread to a city of more than 1 milli...(AP Photo/John Bompengo). In this photo taken on Sunday, May 13, 2018, people suspected of having the Ebola Virus wait at a treatment center in Bikoro Democratic Republic of Congo. Congo's latest Ebola outbreak has spread to a city of more than 1 milli...
    The Latest: WHO says Ebola outbreak in Congo not yet a global health emergency.
    The Latest: WHO says Ebola outbreak in Congo not yet a global health emergency.
  • Prosecutors in Poland probe sewage dump into Baltic bay

    Prosecutors in Poland probe sewage dump into Baltic bay

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:31:55 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-05-21 00:53:15 GMT
    Prosecutors on Poland's Baltic coast have opened a probe into potential damage to the environment of the Bay of Gdansk after the sewage system in this coast city malfunctioned and the refuse was dumped into the bay.
    Prosecutors on Poland's Baltic coast have opened a probe into potential damage to the environment of the Bay of Gdansk after the sewage system in this coast city malfunctioned and the refuse was dumped into the bay.
  • Congo to begin vaccinating against Ebola on Monday

    Congo to begin vaccinating against Ebola on Monday

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:11 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:11:15 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-05-21 00:53:08 GMT
    Congo's health ministry says there is one new death from Ebola, bringing to 26 the number of deaths from the deadly outbreak in Equateur province in the country's northwest.
    Congo's health ministry says there is one new death from Ebola, bringing to 26 the number of deaths from the deadly outbreak in Equateur province in the country's northwest.
  • Iraq's al-Sadr says next government will be 'inclusive'

    Iraq's al-Sadr says next government will be 'inclusive'

    Sunday, May 20 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-05-20 13:21:22 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-05-21 00:43:18 GMT
    (Iraqi Government via AP). In this photo provided by the Iraqi government, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, right, and Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr hold a press conference in the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq, early Sunday, May 20...(Iraqi Government via AP). In this photo provided by the Iraqi government, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, right, and Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr hold a press conference in the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq, early Sunday, May 20...
    Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, says the next government will be "inclusive.".
    Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, says the next government will be "inclusive.".
  • Archaeologists find street of balconies in Italy's Pompeii

    Archaeologists find street of balconies in Italy's Pompeii

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:19:44 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:36:14 GMT
    Archaeologists excavating an unexplored part of Italy's volcanic ash-covered city of Pompeii have discovered a street of houses with intact balconies that were buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.
    Archaeologists excavating an unexplored part of Italy's volcanic ash-covered city of Pompeii have discovered a street of houses with intact balconies that were buried when Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD.
  • 25 African migrants come ashore in Brazil after sea rescue

    25 African migrants come ashore in Brazil after sea rescue

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:01:46 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:34:20 GMT
    Authorities say about two dozen African migrants have come ashore in northeastern Brazil after being rescued at sea by fishermen.
    Authorities say about two dozen African migrants have come ashore in northeastern Brazil after being rescued at sea by fishermen.
  • Cameroon holiday hit by violence in English-speaking areas

    Cameroon holiday hit by violence in English-speaking areas

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:31:35 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:34:17 GMT
    Cameroon's national day Sunday was marked by violence in its troubled English-speaking region, with two policemen killed, soldiers wounded and a mayor kidnapped by suspected armed separatists.
    Cameroon's national day Sunday was marked by violence in its troubled English-speaking region, with two policemen killed, soldiers wounded and a mayor kidnapped by suspected armed separatists.
  • Episcopal bishop Curry gives royal wedding an American flair

    Episcopal bishop Curry gives royal wedding an American flair

    Saturday, May 19 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-05-19 06:40:44 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-05-20 21:32:40 GMT
    (Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP). In this picture taken on Monday, May 14, 2018, James Vivian, Director of Music at St George's Chapel, directs the St. George's Chapel Choir during a rehearsal before evensong and ahead of the wedding of Prince Harry a...(Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP). In this picture taken on Monday, May 14, 2018, James Vivian, Director of Music at St George's Chapel, directs the St. George's Chapel Choir during a rehearsal before evensong and ahead of the wedding of Prince Harry a...
    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in an Anglican service with an American flavor that mixes prayers, classical music, a gospel choir and sweet soul sounds.
    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in an Anglican service with an American flavor that mixes prayers, classical music, a gospel choir and sweet soul sounds.
  • Love and fire: Text of Michael Curry's royal wedding address

    Love and fire: Text of Michael Curry's royal wedding address

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:31:02 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-05-20 20:43:46 GMT
    (UK Pool/Sky News via AP). In this frame from video, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry speaks during the wedding ceremony of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, M...(UK Pool/Sky News via AP). In this frame from video, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry speaks during the wedding ceremony of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, M...
    Text of the Most Rev. Michael Curry's sermon at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
    Text of the Most Rev. Michael Curry's sermon at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
  • Iran says EU political support not enough, urges investment

    Iran says EU political support not enough, urges investment

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:31:26 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:35:37 GMT
    Iran's state TV is reporting that the country's foreign minister has urged the European Union to go beyond political support for its landmark nuclear deal and increase investment in Iran.
    Iran's state TV is reporting that the country's foreign minister has urged the European Union to go beyond political support for its landmark nuclear deal and increase investment in Iran.
  • Palestinian publicly sets himself on fire in Gaza

    Palestinian publicly sets himself on fire in Gaza

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:51:28 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-05-20 19:13:40 GMT
    A 20-year-old Palestinian is in critical condition after publicly setting himself of fire in the Gaza Strip.
    A 20-year-old Palestinian is in critical condition after publicly setting himself of fire in the Gaza Strip.
  • UAE to loosen visa rules for investors and innovators

    UAE to loosen visa rules for investors and innovators

    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:51:33 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:53:27 GMT
    The United Arab Emirates, home to financial hubs Abu Dhabi and Dubai, is loosening its residency laws and will grant long-term visas for up to 10 years to investors and highly-skilled professionals.
    The United Arab Emirates, home to financial hubs Abu Dhabi and Dubai, is loosening its residency laws and will grant long-term visas for up to 10 years to investors and highly-skilled professionals.
  • Italian populist says he and rival have deal on new premier

    Italian populist says he and rival have deal on new premier

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:51:56 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-05-20 18:53:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File ). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, the League party leader Matteo Salvini, center, arrives to vote on a program with the 5-Star Movement that could clear the way to Italy's first populist government, in...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File ). FILE - In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 file photo, the League party leader Matteo Salvini, center, arrives to vote on a program with the 5-Star Movement that could clear the way to Italy's first populist government, in...
    One of Italy's two main populist leaders says he and his rival finally have agreed on who should be the next premier _ neither of them.
    One of Italy's two main populist leaders says he and his rival finally have agreed on who should be the next premier _ neither of them.
  • Markle's bridal gown work of Givenchy's Clare Waight Keller

    Markle's bridal gown work of Givenchy's Clare Waight Keller

    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-05-19 11:53:09 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:57:15 GMT
    (Andrew Matthews/pool photo via AP). Meghan Markle arrives for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(Andrew Matthews/pool photo via AP). Meghan Markle arrives for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    British designer Clare Waight Keller is behind the silk boat-necked gown worn by Meghan Markle as she walked down the flower-bedecked nave of St. George's Chapel for her wedding to Prince Harry.
    British designer Clare Waight Keller is behind the silk boat-necked gown worn by Meghan Markle as she walked down the flower-bedecked nave of St. George's Chapel for her wedding to Prince Harry.
  • Oprah to Idris: Celebrities spice up royal wedding

    Oprah to Idris: Celebrities spice up royal wedding

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-05-19 17:25:54 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:56 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:56:59 GMT
    (Owen Humphreys/PA via AP). George Clooney, center left, greets Serena Williams in St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle for the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in Windsor, England on Saturday, May 19, 2018. In the foreground are Amal Clooney...(Owen Humphreys/PA via AP). George Clooney, center left, greets Serena Williams in St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle for the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in Windsor, England on Saturday, May 19, 2018. In the foreground are Amal Clooney...
    No heads of government were invited to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding ceremony, but celebrities from Oprah Winfrey to Idris Elba had starring roles.
    No heads of government were invited to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding ceremony, but celebrities from Oprah Winfrey to Idris Elba had starring roles.
  • Science Says: Green-blooded lizards pose evolutionary puzzle

    Science Says: Green-blooded lizards pose evolutionary puzzle

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:09:54 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-05-20 17:36:10 GMT
    (Christopher Austin via AP). This undated photo provided by Christopher Austin in May 2018 shows a prehensile tailed skink (Prasinohaema prehensicauda) from the highlands of New Papua New Guinea. The high concentrations of the green bile pigment bilive...(Christopher Austin via AP). This undated photo provided by Christopher Austin in May 2018 shows a prehensile tailed skink (Prasinohaema prehensicauda) from the highlands of New Papua New Guinea. The high concentrations of the green bile pigment bilive...
    Scientists are gaining evolutionary insights into why a group of lizards in New Guinea have green blood.
    Scientists are gaining evolutionary insights into why a group of lizards in New Guinea have green blood.
  • Turkey's Erdogan seeks expatriate support for re-election

    Turkey's Erdogan seeks expatriate support for re-election

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:21:57 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-05-20 16:23:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). A man attends a rally with others waving Turkish and Bosnian flags, in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in the Bosnian capital to address supporters living in Europe, ahea...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). A man attends a rally with others waving Turkish and Bosnian flags, in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in the Bosnian capital to address supporters living in Europe, ahea...
    Turkey's president has addressed thousands of expatriate Turks in Bosnia's capital Sunday to shore up support before his country's snap presidential and parliamentary elections next month.
    Turkey's president has addressed thousands of expatriate Turks in Bosnia's capital Sunday to shore up support before his country's snap presidential and parliamentary elections next month.
  • Reports: IS fighters vacating outskirts of Syria's capital

    Reports: IS fighters vacating outskirts of Syria's capital

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:31 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:31:15 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-05-20 15:51:51 GMT
    A Syrian war monitoring group says a cease-fire between government forces and Islamic State militants in the southern neighborhoods of Damascus has held for 24 hours, and that some of the fighters have been allowed...
    A Syrian war monitoring group says a cease-fire between government forces and Islamic State militants in the southern neighborhoods of Damascus has held for 24 hours, and that some of the fighters have been allowed to leave.
  • White House pushes ahead with Mideast peace plan

    White House pushes ahead with Mideast peace plan

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:24:58 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-20 14:12:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House senior adviser Jared Kushner shakes hands with President Donald Trump during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White House, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House senior adviser Jared Kushner shakes hands with President Donald Trump during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White House, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Washington.
    The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further alienate the Palestinians by slashing funding for humanitarian and...
    The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further alienate the Palestinians by slashing funding for humanitarian and development projects in the West Bank and Gaza.
  • Malaysians transfixed by luxury goods seized from ex-PM flat

    Malaysians transfixed by luxury goods seized from ex-PM flat

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-05-18 02:59:53 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-20 14:12:07 GMT
    (AP Photo). Police load confiscated items into a truck in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Friday, May 18, 2018. Malaysian police confiscated a few hundred designer handbags and dozens of suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corrup...(AP Photo). Police load confiscated items into a truck in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Friday, May 18, 2018. Malaysian police confiscated a few hundred designer handbags and dozens of suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corrup...
    Malaysian police say they have confiscated 284 designer handbags and 72 suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corruption and money-laundering investigation into former Prime Minister...
    Malaysian police say they have confiscated 284 designer handbags and 72 suitcases containing cash, jewelry and other valuables as part of a corruption and money-laundering investigation into former Prime Minister Najib Razak.
  • Powerful, unpopular Venezuela leader faces opposition foes

    Powerful, unpopular Venezuela leader faces opposition foes

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:45:31 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 8:41 AM EDT2018-05-20 12:41:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with international observers invited by Venezuela's electoral authority at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is seeking a...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with international observers invited by Venezuela's electoral authority at the presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, May 18, 2018. Maduro is seeking a...
    A look at President Nicolas Maduro and the two opposition candidates vying to become the next president of troubled Venezuela.
    A look at President Nicolas Maduro and the two opposition candidates vying to become the next president of troubled Venezuela.
  • Palestinians: 2 wounded from Israeli border fire have died

    Palestinians: 2 wounded from Israeli border fire have died

    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-05-19 11:55:02 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:44 AM EDT2018-05-20 10:44:08 GMT
    Gaza's health ministry says two Palestinians have died days after they were shot and wounded by Israeli gunfire during border protests.
    Gaza's health ministry says two Palestinians have died days after they were shot and wounded by Israeli gunfire during border protests.
  • Congo says 3 new Ebola cases confirmed in large city

    Congo says 3 new Ebola cases confirmed in large city

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:30 AM EDT2018-05-19 08:30:46 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 4:14 AM EDT2018-05-20 08:14:01 GMT
    Congo says 3 new confirmed Ebola cases in city of 1 million; vaccinations to start soon.
    Congo says 3 new confirmed Ebola cases in city of 1 million; vaccinations to start soon.
  • A royal wedding bridges the Atlantic and breaks old molds

    A royal wedding bridges the Atlantic and breaks old molds

    Saturday, May 19 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-05-19 06:10:55 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-05-20 06:11:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Britain's Prince Harry reacts as he greets crowds in Windsor, near London, England, Friday, May 18, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of the royal wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday May...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Britain's Prince Harry reacts as he greets crowds in Windsor, near London, England, Friday, May 18, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of the royal wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday May...
    The big day is finally here: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are to wed at St. George's Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle.
    The big day is finally here: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are to wed at St. George's Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle.
  • Father of Pakistani victim in Texas school shooting grieves

    Father of Pakistani victim in Texas school shooting grieves

    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:35 AM EDT2018-05-19 15:35:04 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:22:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fareed Khan). Abdul Aziz Sheikh, center, father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018. The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho...(AP Photo/Fareed Khan). Abdul Aziz Sheikh, center, father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018. The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho...
    The father of Sabika Sheikh, the 17-year old Pakistani victim of a Texas school shooting, battles shock and despair.
    The father of Sabika Sheikh, the 17-year old Pakistani victim of a Texas school shooting, battles shock and despair.
  • Beijing showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US

    Beijing showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:41:02 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:02 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:02:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - This Aug. 15, 2012, file photo shows sorghum at a farm in Waukomis, Okla. As China-U.S. trade talks resume in Washington, China said Friday, May 18, 2018 it is dropping anti-dumping and anti subsidy investigations i...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - This Aug. 15, 2012, file photo shows sorghum at a farm in Waukomis, Okla. As China-U.S. trade talks resume in Washington, China said Friday, May 18, 2018 it is dropping anti-dumping and anti subsidy investigations i...
    Beijing is showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US in Washington.
    Beijing is showing signs of compromise in trade talks with US in Washington.
  • Cuba: 110 died in plane crash, 3 survivors 'critical'

    Cuba: 110 died in plane crash, 3 survivors 'critical'

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:10:55 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 9:22 PM EDT2018-05-20 01:22:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan). Forensic investigators and Ministry of Interior officers sift through the remains of a Boeing 737 that plummeted into a yuca field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airli...(AP Photo/Desmond Boylan). Forensic investigators and Ministry of Interior officers sift through the remains of a Boeing 737 that plummeted into a yuca field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airli...
    A 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard has crashed and burned in a cassava field just after takeoff from the Havana airport, leaving three survivors in Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades,...
    A 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard has crashed and burned in a cassava field just after takeoff from the Havana airport, leaving three survivors in Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades, officials say.
  • Officials say company in Cuba crash had safety complaints

    Officials say company in Cuba crash had safety complaints

    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:11:25 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-05-20 01:06:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). Rescue teams search through the wreckage site of a Boeing 737 that plummeted into a cassava field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner crashed just after takeoff fr...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). Rescue teams search through the wreckage site of a Boeing 737 that plummeted into a cassava field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner crashed just after takeoff fr...
    The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people aboard, has been the subject of two serious complaints over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for...
    The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people aboard, has been the subject of two serious complaints over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for Cuba's national airline.
  • Macedonian PM says Greece agrees to discuss proposed name

    Macedonian PM says Greece agrees to discuss proposed name

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-05-19 20:30:59 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-05-19 22:05:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis). Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos, left, welcomes Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at the presidential palace in Athens, Saturday, on May 19, 2018. Tsipras meets Greek president to brief him about developments in the ongoin...(AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis). Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos, left, welcomes Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at the presidential palace in Athens, Saturday, on May 19, 2018. Tsipras meets Greek president to brief him about developments in the ongoin...
    The prime minister of Macedonia says his administration and the Greek government have agreed on a new name for his country to solve the decades-long name dispute between Skopje and Athens.
    The prime minister of Macedonia says his administration and the Greek government have agreed on a new name for his country to solve the decades-long name dispute between Skopje and Athens.
  • Detained Saudi women driving campaigners branded traitors

    Detained Saudi women driving campaigners branded traitors

    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:00 AM EDT2018-05-19 08:00:37 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:25:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2014 file photo, Aziza al-Yousef drives a car on a highway in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, as part of a campaign to defy Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving. Saudi authorities have detained at least six ...(AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File). FILE - In this March 29, 2014 file photo, Aziza al-Yousef drives a car on a highway in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, as part of a campaign to defy Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving. Saudi authorities have detained at least six ...
    Seven people in Saudi Arabia, including four prominent women's rights activists who campaigned for the right to drive, are being accused by state security of working with "foreign entities".
    Seven people in Saudi Arabia, including four prominent women's rights activists who campaigned for the right to drive, are being accused by state security of working with "foreign entities".
  • It's all about the well-plumed hats for royal wedding guests

    It's all about the well-plumed hats for royal wedding guests

    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-05-19 09:50:58 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-05-19 21:03:43 GMT
    (Gareth Fuller/pool photo via AP). Lady Kitty Spencer arrives for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(Gareth Fuller/pool photo via AP). Lady Kitty Spencer arrives for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    Oprah Winfrey, actor Idris Elba among early guests at royal wedding of Prince Harry, Meghan Markle.
    Oprah Winfrey, actor Idris Elba among early guests at royal wedding of Prince Harry, Meghan Markle.
  • The Latest: Cuba official: 110 dead in crash, recorder found

    The Latest: Cuba official: 110 dead in crash, recorder found

    Saturday, May 19 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-05-19 18:55:47 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-05-19 20:10:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). Grieving relatives of passengers who perished in Cuba's worst aviation disaster leave the morgue, in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, May 19, 2018. Investigators are trying to determine why an aging Boeing 737 carrying more than 100 p...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). Grieving relatives of passengers who perished in Cuba's worst aviation disaster leave the morgue, in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, May 19, 2018. Investigators are trying to determine why an aging Boeing 737 carrying more than 100 p...
    The only three survivors of Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades are clinging to life a day after their passenger jet carrying 110 people crashed in a fireball in Havana's rural outskirts.
    The only three survivors of Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades are clinging to life a day after their passenger jet carrying 110 people crashed in a fireball in Havana's rural outskirts.
  • Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Orthodox church in Chechnya

    Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Orthodox church in Chechnya

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:33:42 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-05-19 17:03:26 GMT
    Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Russian Orthodox church in Chechnya, tried to take hostages.
    Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Russian Orthodox church in Chechnya, tried to take hostages.
  • Report: 2 killed in shooting in southwestern Germany

    Report: 2 killed in shooting in southwestern Germany

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:26:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-05-19 15:36:51 GMT
    German media report 2 dead in Saarbruecken shooting; suspect is in custody.
    German media report 2 dead in Saarbruecken shooting; suspect is in custody.
  • Militant-turned-populist cleric Sadr wins Iraqi election

    Militant-turned-populist cleric Sadr wins Iraqi election

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:33:20 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:34:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - in this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a press conference in Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq’s electoral commission says a political coalition le...(AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - in this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a press conference in Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq’s electoral commission says a political coalition le...
    Iraq's electoral commission says a political coalition led by influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has won the most seats in Iraq's national parliamentary elections, according to the release of complete results.
    Iraq's electoral commission says a political coalition led by influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has won the most seats in Iraq's national parliamentary elections, according to the release of complete results.
  • Putin says Russian gas shipments via Ukraine may continue

    Putin says Russian gas shipments via Ukraine may continue

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:19:58 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:44 AM EDT2018-05-19 09:44:30 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine.
  • Gaza border protests resume as UN calls for inquiry

    Gaza border protests resume as UN calls for inquiry

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:30:03 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-05-19 08:35:48 GMT
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi says he has ordered the opening of the Rafah border crossing with Gaza for the entire Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the longest length of time since 2013.
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi says he has ordered the opening of the Rafah border crossing with Gaza for the entire Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the longest length of time since 2013.
  • Monitor: 11 killed in blasts inside Syria weapons warehouse

    Monitor: 11 killed in blasts inside Syria weapons warehouse

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 09:50:11 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-05-19 07:55:04 GMT
    France's government is imposing new sanctions on people and companies suspected of helping Syria's chemical weapons program.
    France's government is imposing new sanctions on people and companies suspected of helping Syria's chemical weapons program.
  • The Latest: Windsor Castle sees final prep for royal wedding

    The Latest: Windsor Castle sees final prep for royal wedding

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:10 AM EDT2018-05-18 09:10:05 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-05-19 06:54:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). A woman spends the night in front of Windsor castle, England, Friday, May 18, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of the royal wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Saturday? May 19.(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). A woman spends the night in front of Windsor castle, England, Friday, May 18, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of the royal wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Saturday? May 19.
    As Queen Elizabeth II prepares to meet Meghan Markle's mother before the actress' wedding to Prince Harry, one commoner who married into the family is offering a bit of advice: Just relax.
    As Queen Elizabeth II prepares to meet Meghan Markle's mother before the actress' wedding to Prince Harry, one commoner who married into the family is offering a bit of advice: Just relax.
  • At OIC, Muslim nations condemn Israel and US, call for unity

    At OIC, Muslim nations condemn Israel and US, call for unity

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:50:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-05-19 06:53:03 GMT
    Turkey has called on Muslim nations to stand united for Palestine and to work to stop countries joining the United States in relocating their Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
    Turkey has called on Muslim nations to stand united for Palestine and to work to stop countries joining the United States in relocating their Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
  • American bishop brings human rights focus to royal wedding

    American bishop brings human rights focus to royal wedding

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-05-18 17:02:56 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-05-19 06:51:40 GMT
    (Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP). The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, left, and American bishop Michael Curry pose for the media ahead of the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday at St George's Chapel, Windsor, England, Friday,...(Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP). The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, left, and American bishop Michael Curry pose for the media ahead of the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday at St George's Chapel, Windsor, England, Friday,...
    The son of a civil rights activist and the descendant of African slaves, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry has condemned last year's white supremacist rally in Charlottesville and plans to march against President...
    The son of a civil rights activist and the descendant of African slaves, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry has condemned last year's white supremacist rally in Charlottesville and plans to march against President Donald Trump's "America first" stance.
  • Windsor gears up for royal wedding, embraces Harry, Meghan

    Windsor gears up for royal wedding, embraces Harry, Meghan

    Friday, May 18 2018 4:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 08:20:07 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:43 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:43:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 25, 2017 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle arrive to attend the traditional Christmas Day service, at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England. Royal w...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 25, 2017 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle arrive to attend the traditional Christmas Day service, at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England. Royal w...
    Ready or not, Harry and Meghan prepare for big day.
    Ready or not, Harry and Meghan prepare for big day.
  • After fumbling Ebola in 2014, Congo is key test for UN

    After fumbling Ebola in 2014, Congo is key test for UN

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:40:13 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:23 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:23:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bompengo). In this photo taken on Sunday, May 13, 2018, people suspected of having the Ebola Virus wait at a treatment center in Bikoro Democratic Republic of Congo. Congo's latest Ebola outbreak has spread to a city of more than 1 milli...(AP Photo/John Bompengo). In this photo taken on Sunday, May 13, 2018, people suspected of having the Ebola Virus wait at a treatment center in Bikoro Democratic Republic of Congo. Congo's latest Ebola outbreak has spread to a city of more than 1 milli...
    14 confirmed Ebola cases in Congo as World Health organization holds emergency meeting.
    14 confirmed Ebola cases in Congo as World Health organization holds emergency meeting.
  • Airliner with 110 aboard crashes in Cuba, 3 said to survive

    Airliner with 110 aboard crashes in Cuba, 3 said to survive

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:23:05 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:02 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:02:17 GMT
    Cuban media say a Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana has crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana with 104 passengers on board.
    Cuban media say a Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana has crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana with 104 passengers on board.
  • The Latest: Cuba state media says Castro had hernia surgery

    The Latest: Cuba state media says Castro had hernia surgery

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:44:15 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-05-19 01:50:44 GMT
    Cuban state media say a Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana has crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana with 104 people on board.
    Cuban state media say a Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana has crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana with 104 people on board.
  • The Latest: Chemical weapons body calls on countries to join

    The Latest: Chemical weapons body calls on countries to join

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:23:41 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:55:58 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is urging Europe to help rebuild Syria to encourage the return of refugees to their homes.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is urging Europe to help rebuild Syria to encourage the return of refugees to their homes.
  • Baby switch at Montenegro hospital under investigation

    Baby switch at Montenegro hospital under investigation

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:19:47 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:21:58 GMT
    A hospital in Montenegro has launched an investigation after a family went home from the maternity ward with the wrong baby.
    A hospital in Montenegro has launched an investigation after a family went home from the maternity ward with the wrong baby.
  • Kuwait urges UN to condemn Israel and protect Palestinians

    Kuwait urges UN to condemn Israel and protect Palestinians

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-05-18 05:59:58 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:33:00 GMT
    Kuwait is urging the UN Security Council to condemn Israel's use of force against Palestinian civilians "in the strongest terms," especially in the Gaza Strip where more than 110 Palestinians have been killed...
    Kuwait is urging the UN Security Council to condemn Israel's use of force against Palestinian civilians "in the strongest terms," especially in the Gaza Strip where more than 110 Palestinians have been killed during Hamas-led protests.
  • From chicken to condoms, marketers cash in on royal wedding

    From chicken to condoms, marketers cash in on royal wedding

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-05-18 17:20:14 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:21:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 15, 2018 file photo Marmite jars with the names of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on it are photographed on a supermarket shelf in Windsor, England. The royal wedding smorgasbord of merchandi...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 15, 2018 file photo Marmite jars with the names of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on it are photographed on a supermarket shelf in Windsor, England. The royal wedding smorgasbord of merchandi...
    The royal wedding smorgasbord of merchandise includes Harry and Meghan Marmite, Royal Wedding ale, Wedding Rings cereal and a limited-edition bucket of royal wedding KFC chicken.
    The royal wedding smorgasbord of merchandise includes Harry and Meghan Marmite, Royal Wedding ale, Wedding Rings cereal and a limited-edition bucket of royal wedding KFC chicken.
  • After biggest gaffe, pope demands accountability for abuse

    After biggest gaffe, pope demands accountability for abuse

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:13:11 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:23:55 GMT
    (CTV via AP). This frame taken from video provided by the CTV Vatican television Thursday, May 17, 2018, Pope Francis, center, poses for a picture with Chilean Bishops during a meeting at the Vatican. The Bishops announced Friday at the end of an emerg...(CTV via AP). This frame taken from video provided by the CTV Vatican television Thursday, May 17, 2018, Pope Francis, center, poses for a picture with Chilean Bishops during a meeting at the Vatican. The Bishops announced Friday at the end of an emerg...
    By repenting for his original sin with what amounts to a nuclear option, Pope Francis has quite possibly ushered in the game-changer in the Catholic Church's long-running sex abuse crisis.
    By repenting for his original sin with what amounts to a nuclear option, Pope Francis has quite possibly ushered in the game-changer in the Catholic Church's long-running sex abuse crisis.
  • Saudi arrests activists who campaigned for women's driving

    Saudi arrests activists who campaigned for women's driving

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-05-18 17:52:07 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-05-18 20:00:45 GMT
    Rights activists say at least six people who have campaigned for human rights in Saudi Arabia, including four women who pushed for the right to drive, have been detained in Saudi Arabia.
    Rights activists say at least six people who have campaigned for human rights in Saudi Arabia, including four women who pushed for the right to drive, have been detained in Saudi Arabia.
  • Chile's bishops resign en masse over sex abuse cover-up

    Chile's bishops resign en masse over sex abuse cover-up

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:39:59 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:44:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis reads his message during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Pope Francis warned Wednesday that the latest spasm of violence in the Holy Land is only h...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis reads his message during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Pope Francis warned Wednesday that the latest spasm of violence in the Holy Land is only h...
    Pressure mounts on Chile's bishops to resign en mass after pope accuses them of collective responsibility for destroying evidence, botching cases.
    Pressure mounts on Chile's bishops to resign en mass after pope accuses them of collective responsibility for destroying evidence, botching cases.
  • Poisoned ex-spy Sergei Skripal discharged from UK hospital

    Poisoned ex-spy Sergei Skripal discharged from UK hospital

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 09:40:04 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:23:09 GMT
    Doctors say former Russian spy Sergei Skripal has been discharged from hospital, more than two months after he was poisoned with a nerve agent.
    Doctors say former Russian spy Sergei Skripal has been discharged from hospital, more than two months after he was poisoned with a nerve agent.
  • Putin: New nuclear weapons to enter duty in next few years

    Putin: New nuclear weapons to enter duty in next few years

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:52 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:52:43 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:15:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). Russian President Vladimir Putin attends news conference after meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 18, 2018. The meeting in...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). Russian President Vladimir Putin attends news conference after meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 18, 2018. The meeting in...
    President Vladimir Putin says that the Russian military will start receiving new nuclear weapons in the coming years.
    President Vladimir Putin says that the Russian military will start receiving new nuclear weapons in the coming years.
  • The Latest: Israel says Gaza wounded transferred to Jordan

    The Latest: Israel says Gaza wounded transferred to Jordan

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:04:10 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:52:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manish Swarup). A small group of Indian protestors hold placards to condemn what they say is Israel's aggression against Palestinians and the U.S. decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem, as they gather in New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 17...(AP Photo/Manish Swarup). A small group of Indian protestors hold placards to condemn what they say is Israel's aggression against Palestinians and the U.S. decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem, as they gather in New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 17...
    Israeli police say the first Friday prayer services of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan ended peacefully at Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque.
    Israeli police say the first Friday prayer services of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan ended peacefully at Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque.
  • Italian stocks and bonds roiled by populist program

    Italian stocks and bonds roiled by populist program

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:30:48 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:51:21 GMT
    (Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP). Five-Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio talks on the phone as he leaves the lower house of parliament, at the end of his meeting with League leader Matteo Salvini, in Rome, Thursday, May 17, 2018.  Italy's two populist lea...(Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP). Five-Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio talks on the phone as he leaves the lower house of parliament, at the end of his meeting with League leader Matteo Salvini, in Rome, Thursday, May 17, 2018. Italy's two populist lea...
    The anti-establishment 5-Star movement has opened voting by its rank-and-file on a program with the right-wing League that could clear the way to Italy's first populist government.
    The anti-establishment 5-Star movement has opened voting by its rank-and-file on a program with the right-wing League that could clear the way to Italy's first populist government.
  • The Latest: Chile bishops return home, vow to help reform

    The Latest: Chile bishops return home, vow to help reform

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:10:08 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:30:44 GMT
    (Vincenzo Pinto/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis arrives to meet with Benin President Patrice Talon on the occasion of a private audience at the Vatican, Friday, May 18, 2018.(Vincenzo Pinto/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis arrives to meet with Benin President Patrice Talon on the occasion of a private audience at the Vatican, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    All of Chile's bishops have offered to resign over a sex abuse and cover-up scandal.
    All of Chile's bishops have offered to resign over a sex abuse and cover-up scandal.
  • Ahead of Trump summit, Kim Jong Un crafts a careful message

    Ahead of Trump summit, Kim Jong Un crafts a careful message

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:29:52 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:03:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2016, file photo, North Koreans read their leader Kim Jong Un's speech published in the local newspaper in Pyongyang, North Korea. Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have one big thing in common as they ...(AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2016, file photo, North Koreans read their leader Kim Jong Un's speech published in the local newspaper in Pyongyang, North Korea. Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have one big thing in common as they ...
    In a country where there is no Twitter but lots of fake news, North Koreans are getting a very different take on what got Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump to the negotiating table.
    In a country where there is no Twitter but lots of fake news, North Koreans are getting a very different take on what got Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump to the negotiating table.
  • Top UN rights body votes for inquiry on Gaza clashes

    Top UN rights body votes for inquiry on Gaza clashes

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:12:39 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:44:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Marwan Shtewi, 32, lies on the bed while his mother's Fatma, stands near him at the surgery's ward of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Shtewi was shot in his hand and abdomen by Israeli troops during a protest...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Marwan Shtewi, 32, lies on the bed while his mother's Fatma, stands near him at the surgery's ward of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Shtewi was shot in his hand and abdomen by Israeli troops during a protest...
    The U.N. Human Rights Council has voted to set up a commission of inquiry to look into a deadly crackdown on protesters in Gaza by Israeli forces.
    The U.N. Human Rights Council has voted to set up a commission of inquiry to look into a deadly crackdown on protesters in Gaza by Israeli forces.
  • Protesters to stay in Poland's parliament during NATO meet

    Protesters to stay in Poland's parliament during NATO meet

    Friday, May 18 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-05-18 12:31:03 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:35:20 GMT
    A Polish government official says the disabled people who have been protesting for weeks in parliament along with their parents will remain there during the upcoming NATO Parliamentary Assembly.
    A Polish government official says the disabled people who have been protesting for weeks in parliament along with their parents will remain there during the upcoming NATO Parliamentary Assembly.
  • Baker promises 'ethereal' taste for royal wedding cake

    Baker promises 'ethereal' taste for royal wedding cake

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:39 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:39:56 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:33:14 GMT
    (Hannah McKay/Pool Photo via AP). Claire Ptak, owner of Violet Bakery poses for a photograph with a tier of the cake for the wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in the kitchens at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday May 17, 2018, ahea...(Hannah McKay/Pool Photo via AP). Claire Ptak, owner of Violet Bakery poses for a photograph with a tier of the cake for the wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in the kitchens at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday May 17, 2018, ahea...
    The wedding cake for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will have an "ethereal" taste and an unusual display.
    The wedding cake for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will have an "ethereal" taste and an unusual display.
  • Yemen hit by storms as rare tropical cyclone Sagar nears

    Yemen hit by storms as rare tropical cyclone Sagar nears

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:53:55 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:10:46 GMT
    A UN agency has issued a warning for the rare tropical cyclone 'Sagar' in the Gulf of Aden, saying it threatens flash flooding, as authorities say it has struck Yemen's southern coastline.
    A UN agency has issued a warning for the rare tropical cyclone 'Sagar' in the Gulf of Aden, saying it threatens flash flooding, as authorities say it has struck Yemen's southern coastline.
  • Putin approves new Cabinet that sees key figures remain

    Putin approves new Cabinet that sees key figures remain

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:30:41 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:53:57 GMT
    (Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, listens to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev during their meeting in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 18, 2018.(Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, listens to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev during their meeting in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 18, 2018.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has reshuffled his Cabinet, replacing some of its longtime members but keeping key figures in place.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin has reshuffled his Cabinet, replacing some of its longtime members but keeping key figures in place.
  • Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

    Zuckerberg to meet EU officials _ dodging public grilling

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:49:31 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:46:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE- In this May 1, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg makes the keynote speech at F8, Facebook's developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. Facebook is suspending about 200 apps that it believes may ha...
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has accepted to come explain his company's recent privacy issues with and allegations that it misused personal data at the European Parliament, the legislature's president says.
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has accepted to come explain his company's recent privacy issues with and allegations that it misused personal data at the European Parliament, the legislature's president says.
  • Major Swiss road tunnel closed after German bus catches fire

    Major Swiss road tunnel closed after German bus catches fire

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:40:52 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:10:15 GMT
    A major road tunnel in the Swiss Alps has been closed after a fire aboard a German bus, which left two people suffering from the effects of smoke inhalation.
    A major road tunnel in the Swiss Alps has been closed after a fire aboard a German bus, which left two people suffering from the effects of smoke inhalation.
  • The Latest: Putin: Europe must help Syria rebuild

    The Latest: Putin: Europe must help Syria rebuild

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:51:58 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:51:36 GMT
    (Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, greets German Chancellor Angela Merkel during their meeting at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 18, 2018. T...(Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, greets German Chancellor Angela Merkel during their meeting at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 18, 2018. T...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that gas supplies to Europe via Ukraine may continue even after the launch of a new prospective Germany-bound pipeline under the Baltic Sea.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that gas supplies to Europe via Ukraine may continue even after the launch of a new prospective Germany-bound pipeline under the Baltic Sea.
  • 9 dead as India, Pakistan trade fire along Kashmir border

    9 dead as India, Pakistan trade fire along Kashmir border

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:50:02 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:50:20 GMT
    Six civilians, including a husband and wife and a soldier, have been killed after Indian and Pakistani soldiers targeted border posts and villages along the highly militarized frontier in disputed Kashmir.
    Six civilians, including a husband and wife and a soldier, have been killed after Indian and Pakistani soldiers targeted border posts and villages along the highly militarized frontier in disputed Kashmir.
  • S. Korea downplays N. Korea's threats to cancel talks

    S. Korea downplays N. Korea's threats to cancel talks

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:39 PM EDT2018-05-18 02:39:56 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:24:15 GMT
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). ADDS TO CLARIFY THE DATE WAS WHEN IT WAS PUBLISHED, NOT WHEN PHOTOGRAPHED - In this photo provided on Thursday, May 18, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). ADDS TO CLARIFY THE DATE WAS WHEN IT WAS PUBLISHED, NOT WHEN PHOTOGRAPHED - In this photo provided on Thursday, May 18, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks...
    South Korea believes North Korea remains committed to improving relations despite strongly criticizing Seoul over ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills and saying it will not return to inter-Korean talks unless...
    South Korea believes North Korea remains committed to improving relations despite strongly criticizing Seoul over ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills and saying it will not return to inter-Korean talks unless its grievances are resolved.
  • Syrian man, 19, charged in anti-Semitic assault in Berlin

    Syrian man, 19, charged in anti-Semitic assault in Berlin

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:03:38 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:20:22 GMT
    A 19-year-old Syrian man has been charged over an assault in Berlin last month on an Israeli wearing a skullcap.
    A 19-year-old Syrian man has been charged over an assault in Berlin last month on an Israeli wearing a skullcap.
  • Buses with 270 migrants allowed to pass in Bosnia amid chaos

    Buses with 270 migrants allowed to pass in Bosnia amid chaos

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-05-18 10:30:13 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:12:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). A woman holds a child in her arms as as they board buses, during the evacuation of a makeshift camp in a park across the City Hall, in Sarajevo, on early Friday morning, May 18, 2018. Hundreds of migrants who have been camping in...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). A woman holds a child in her arms as as they board buses, during the evacuation of a makeshift camp in a park across the City Hall, in Sarajevo, on early Friday morning, May 18, 2018. Hundreds of migrants who have been camping in...
    A convoy of buses with about 270 migrants, including children, has been blocked in central Bosnia, reflecting the confusion in the war-scarred Balkan country as it struggles to cope with the influx.
    A convoy of buses with about 270 migrants, including children, has been blocked in central Bosnia, reflecting the confusion in the war-scarred Balkan country as it struggles to cope with the influx.
  • Correction: Congo-Ebola story

    Correction: Congo-Ebola story

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 09:19:35 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:10:30 GMT
    Congo's health minister says Ebola has spread to the capital of the country's Equateur province, a worrying shift in the new outbreak in the northwest.
    Congo's health minister says Ebola has spread to the capital of the country's Equateur province, a worrying shift in the new outbreak in the northwest.
  • US is running out of time on NAFTA while confronting China

    US is running out of time on NAFTA while confronting China

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:19:51 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:51:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE- In this May 16, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens to a question during a meeting with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump’s team is running out ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE- In this May 16, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens to a question during a meeting with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump’s team is running out ...
    US is running out of time on a NAFTA rewrite even while confronting China over trade rift.
    US is running out of time on a NAFTA rewrite even while confronting China over trade rift.
  • The Latest: Buses with migrants heading toward Bosnia camp

    The Latest: Buses with migrants heading toward Bosnia camp

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:00:20 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:03:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). A migrant man comfort his wife who has lost consciousness at the Ivan sedlo, 30 kms south of Sarajevo, on Friday, May 18, 2018. A convoy of buses with around 270 migrants, including children, has been blocked in central Bosnia, r...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). A migrant man comfort his wife who has lost consciousness at the Ivan sedlo, 30 kms south of Sarajevo, on Friday, May 18, 2018. A convoy of buses with around 270 migrants, including children, has been blocked in central Bosnia, r...
    Buses with about 270 migrants are on their way to an asylum center in southwestern Bosnia following a blockade reflecting confusion in the Balkan country struggling with the influx.
    Buses with about 270 migrants are on their way to an asylum center in southwestern Bosnia following a blockade reflecting confusion in the Balkan country struggling with the influx.
  • French government says attack foiled, Egyptian man arrested

    French government says attack foiled, Egyptian man arrested

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:10:00 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:43:30 GMT
    France's interior minister says authorities have thwarted a possible attack using ricin or explosives and arrested two brothers.
    France's interior minister says authorities have thwarted a possible attack using ricin or explosives and arrested two brothers.
  • Indonesia seeks death for cleric accused of ordering attacks

    Indonesia seeks death for cleric accused of ordering attacks

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:41:26 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 10:20:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). Radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman, center, sits on the defendant's chair during his trial at South Jakarta District Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, May 18, 2018. Abdurrahman is accused of being the key ideologue fo...(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). Radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman, center, sits on the defendant's chair during his trial at South Jakarta District Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, May 18, 2018. Abdurrahman is accused of being the key ideologue fo...
    Indonesian prosecutors demand death for radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman who is accused of ordering attacks including a 2016 suicide bombing and gun attack in Jakarta that killed four civilians and four...
    Indonesian prosecutors demand death for radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman who is accused of ordering attacks including a 2016 suicide bombing and gun attack in Jakarta that killed four civilians and four attackers.
  • Trump responds to European criticism about reliability

    Trump responds to European criticism about reliability

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:40:39 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 5:31 AM EDT2018-05-18 09:31:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a roundtable on immigration policy in California, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a roundtable on immigration policy in California, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House, but the two leaders are not expected to participate in a joint news conference.
    President Donald Trump is meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House, but the two leaders are not expected to participate in a joint news conference.
  • Niger drone video shows US forces fighting for their lives

    Niger drone video shows US forces fighting for their lives

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:41:35 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:42:52 GMT
    (Department of Defense via AP). This image from video released by the Department of Defense, shows two French helicopters evacuating the U.S. service members in Niger in October 2017, after a ambush by Islamic State-linked militants. Four U.S. service ...(Department of Defense via AP). This image from video released by the Department of Defense, shows two French helicopters evacuating the U.S. service members in Niger in October 2017, after a ambush by Islamic State-linked militants. Four U.S. service ...
    Dramatic new drone video of the Niger ambush that killed four American soldiers shows U.S. forces desperately trying to escape.
    Dramatic new drone video of the Niger ambush that killed four American soldiers shows U.S. forces desperately trying to escape.
  • After upset Iraqi vote, US prepares to embrace a former foe

    After upset Iraqi vote, US prepares to embrace a former foe

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:19:57 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:50:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018, file photo, followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, seen in the poster, celebrate in Tahrir Square, Baghdad, Iraq. Fourteen years after Muqtada al-Sadr’s militias fought and killed American...(AP Photo/Hadi Mizban, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018, file photo, followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, seen in the poster, celebrate in Tahrir Square, Baghdad, Iraq. Fourteen years after Muqtada al-Sadr’s militias fought and killed American...
    Fourteen years after Muqtada al-Sadr's militias fought and killed American troops who had invaded Iraq, the United States is preparing to work hand in hand with the charismatic Shiite cleric and his movement.
    Fourteen years after Muqtada al-Sadr's militias fought and killed American troops who had invaded Iraq, the United States is preparing to work hand in hand with the charismatic Shiite cleric and his movement.
  • Friend of Paris knife attacker handed charges in rampage

    Friend of Paris knife attacker handed charges in rampage

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:00:09 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:00:34 GMT
    (AP Photo). CORRECTS THE FIRST NAME TO KHAMZAT This undated photo made available to the Associated Press on the condition that its source not be revealed, shows Khamzat Azimov. The man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya ...(AP Photo). CORRECTS THE FIRST NAME TO KHAMZAT This undated photo made available to the Associated Press on the condition that its source not be revealed, shows Khamzat Azimov. The man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya ...
    The French prosecutor's office says that a close friend of the young man who carried out a deadly knife attack in Paris before being killed by police is appearing before a judge and is expected to be handed...
    The French prosecutor's office says that a close friend of the young man who carried out a deadly knife attack in Paris before being killed by police is appearing before a judge and is expected to be handed preliminary charges as an accomplice.
  • Markle's dad too ill for wedding but mom has tea with royals

    Markle's dad too ill for wedding but mom has tea with royals

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:40:36 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-05-18 05:22:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). A carriage is driven through the streets of Windsor, England during a rehearsal for the procession of the upcoming wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Thursday, May 17, 2018. Preparations are being made in th...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). A carriage is driven through the streets of Windsor, England during a rehearsal for the procession of the upcoming wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Thursday, May 17, 2018. Preparations are being made in th...
    Ending days of speculation, Meghan Markle says her father will not be able to attend her wedding to Prince Harry due to health problems.
    Ending days of speculation, Meghan Markle says her father will not be able to attend her wedding to Prince Harry due to health problems.
  • N. Korea unlikely to return to talks with South over drills

    N. Korea unlikely to return to talks with South over drills

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-05-17 03:09:37 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:41:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). People watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. North ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). People watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. North ...
    South Korea says it will communicate closely with Washington, Pyongyang to increase chances of successful talks between Trump and Kim.
    South Korea says it will communicate closely with Washington, Pyongyang to increase chances of successful talks between Trump and Kim.
  • The Latest: Trump will keep calling gang members 'animals'

    The Latest: Trump will keep calling gang members 'animals'

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:22:13 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:54:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders speaks during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders speaks during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 17, 2018.
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says she doesn't think President Donald Trump went far enough when he described some people who enter the country illegally as "animals.".
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says she doesn't think President Donald Trump went far enough when he described some people who enter the country illegally as "animals.".
  • Domestic dispute in Germany: Man arguing with a parrot

    Domestic dispute in Germany: Man arguing with a parrot

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:14:39 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:43:46 GMT
    Police were called to investigate a domestic disturbance in a southern German town _ and found a man arguing with a parrot.
    Police were called to investigate a domestic disturbance in a southern German town _ and found a man arguing with a parrot.
  • The Latest: Meghan Markle's mother has tea with the royals

    The Latest: Meghan Markle's mother has tea with the royals

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:59 AM EDT2018-05-17 10:59:39 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-05-18 00:21:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 25, 2017 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle arrive to attend the traditional Christmas Day service, at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England. Royal w...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 25, 2017 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle arrive to attend the traditional Christmas Day service, at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England. Royal w...
    Meghan Markle says her father will not be attending her wedding to Prince Harry, and has expressed hope that he can be "given the space" to focus on his health.
    Meghan Markle says her father will not be attending her wedding to Prince Harry, and has expressed hope that he can be "given the space" to focus on his health.
  • Pope's Chile abuse summit ends amid signs heads will roll

    Pope's Chile abuse summit ends amid signs heads will roll

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:19:52 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:53:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Members of Chile's bishops conference Luis Fernando Ramos Perez, left, and Juan Ignacio Gonzalez, meet reporters at the Vatican, Monday, May 14, 2108. Chile's Catholic bishops say they are open to whatever Pope Francis propo...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Members of Chile's bishops conference Luis Fernando Ramos Perez, left, and Juan Ignacio Gonzalez, meet reporters at the Vatican, Monday, May 14, 2108. Chile's Catholic bishops say they are open to whatever Pope Francis propo...
    The Vatican investigator sent to take testimony from Chilean sex abuse victims says the Holy See is "making history" with Pope Francis' emergency summit of the Chilean hierarchy.
    The Vatican investigator sent to take testimony from Chilean sex abuse victims says the Holy See is "making history" with Pope Francis' emergency summit of the Chilean hierarchy.
  • The Latest: Congo announces 11 new confirmed Ebola cases

    The Latest: Congo announces 11 new confirmed Ebola cases

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:03:20 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:23:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bompengo). In this photo taken on Sunday, May 13, 2018, health care workers wear virus protective gear at a treatment center in Bikoro Democratic Republic of Congo. Congo's latest Ebola outbreak has spread to a city of more than 1 millio...(AP Photo/John Bompengo). In this photo taken on Sunday, May 13, 2018, health care workers wear virus protective gear at a treatment center in Bikoro Democratic Republic of Congo. Congo's latest Ebola outbreak has spread to a city of more than 1 millio...
    Congo's Ministry of Health has announced 11 new confirmed Ebola cases and two deaths tied to cases in the country's northwest.
    Congo's Ministry of Health has announced 11 new confirmed Ebola cases and two deaths tied to cases in the country's northwest.
  • Baby delivered from brain-damaged mother is OK, goes home

    Baby delivered from brain-damaged mother is OK, goes home

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:43:01 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:22:59 GMT
    Doctors in Poland say that a girl delivered prematurely by cesarean section from a brain-damaged mother and then treated in hospital for months, has been discharged home in good condition.
    Doctors in Poland say that a girl delivered prematurely by cesarean section from a brain-damaged mother and then treated in hospital for months, has been discharged home in good condition.
  • AP Explains: Ebola reaches an urban area in Congo. What now?

    AP Explains: Ebola reaches an urban area in Congo. What now?

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:11:07 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:22:47 GMT
    AP Explains: Ebola reaches an urban area in Congo, a city of more than 1 million. What now?.
    AP Explains: Ebola reaches an urban area in Congo, a city of more than 1 million. What now?.
  • EU takes 6 member states to court over air quality

    EU takes 6 member states to court over air quality

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:39:55 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:22:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2009 file photo, steam and smoke rise from a coal burning power plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much a...(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File). FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2009 file photo, steam and smoke rise from a coal burning power plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much a...
    The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much air pollution.
    The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much air pollution.
  • Britain's main stock market closes at record high

    Britain's main stock market closes at record high

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:20:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:51:20 GMT
    Britain's FTSE 100 index of leading shares has closed at a record high.
    Britain's FTSE 100 index of leading shares has closed at a record high.
  • EU to Trump: Stop threatening us with tariffs

    EU to Trump: Stop threatening us with tariffs

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:49:30 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:00:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and British Prime Minister Theresa May after meeting at a hotel on the sidelines of an EU-Western Balkans summit in Sofia, Bulgaria,...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, speaks with French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and British Prime Minister Theresa May after meeting at a hotel on the sidelines of an EU-Western Balkans summit in Sofia, Bulgaria,...
    The European Union is calling for an end to U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to slap tariffs on EU steel exports as a new deadline looms for the duties to enter force.
    The European Union is calling for an end to U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to slap tariffs on EU steel exports as a new deadline looms for the duties to enter force.
  • Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russia

    Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russia

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:21:50 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:43:49 GMT
    The Kremlin says Syrian President Bashar Assad has met with President Vladimir Putin at his summer residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
    The Kremlin says Syrian President Bashar Assad has met with President Vladimir Putin at his summer residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
  • Meghan Markle: Dad won't attend wedding due to health issues

    Meghan Markle: Dad won't attend wedding due to health issues

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 09:19:30 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:41:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). People who spent the night outside Windsor Castle in Windsor, England, organise their belongings after waking up, early Thursday, May 17, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of the royal wedding of Britain's Prince...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). People who spent the night outside Windsor Castle in Windsor, England, organise their belongings after waking up, early Thursday, May 17, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of the royal wedding of Britain's Prince...
    Royal wedding organizers prepare rehearsal of the proceedings to take place in Windsor.
    Royal wedding organizers prepare rehearsal of the proceedings to take place in Windsor.
  • US has a daunting to-do list to get ready for NKorea summit

    US has a daunting to-do list to get ready for NKorea summit

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:39:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:35:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this May 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong Un may have been a surprise decision. But as he prepares to sit down with the North Kor...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this May 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong Un may have been a surprise decision. But as he prepares to sit down with the North Kor...
    President Donald Trump and his team have a daunting to-do list to work through as they prepare for next month's expected summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
    President Donald Trump and his team have a daunting to-do list to work through as they prepare for next month's expected summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
  • Cambridge Analytica suspended head to appear at UK committee

    Cambridge Analytica suspended head to appear at UK committee

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:09:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:40:37 GMT
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before...
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before committee a second time.
  • British PM says courage needed on Macedonian-Greek name spat

    British PM says courage needed on Macedonian-Greek name spat

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:31:50 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:03:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). British Prime Minister Theresa May, center, accompanied by her Macedonian counterpart Zoran Zaev, left, walks past an honor guard squad upon her arrival at the government building in Skopje, Macedonia, Thursday, May 17, 2018...(AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). British Prime Minister Theresa May, center, accompanied by her Macedonian counterpart Zoran Zaev, left, walks past an honor guard squad upon her arrival at the government building in Skopje, Macedonia, Thursday, May 17, 2018...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has urged Macedonia and Greece to show "courage" in ongoing efforts to resolve a decades-long dispute over Macedonia's name, which has frustrated the country's aspirations to join...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May has urged Macedonia and Greece to show "courage" in ongoing efforts to resolve a decades-long dispute over Macedonia's name, which has frustrated the country's aspirations to join NATO and the European Union.
  • The Latest: Pope: Chile's bishops will get past sex scandal

    The Latest: Pope: Chile's bishops will get past sex scandal

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:22:26 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:52:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis reads his message during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Pope Francis warned Wednesday that the latest spasm of violence in the Holy Land is only h...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis reads his message during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Pope Francis warned Wednesday that the latest spasm of violence in the Holy Land is only h...
    The Vatican investigator sent to take testimony from Chilean sex abuse victims says the Holy See is "making history" with Pope Francis' emergency summit of the Chilean hierarchy.
    The Vatican investigator sent to take testimony from Chilean sex abuse victims says the Holy See is "making history" with Pope Francis' emergency summit of the Chilean hierarchy.
  • Grave crisis drives apathy in Venezuelan election

    Grave crisis drives apathy in Venezuelan election

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:41:07 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:42:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). In this May 11, 2018 photo, Vaceliza Villa holds a bag of raw chicken skin in an outdoor market, as a boisterous electoral campaign marches past, in Caracas, Venezuela. “I really don’t care what happens on Sunday,” said Villa...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). In this May 11, 2018 photo, Vaceliza Villa holds a bag of raw chicken skin in an outdoor market, as a boisterous electoral campaign marches past, in Caracas, Venezuela. “I really don’t care what happens on Sunday,” said Villa...
    Despite pleas from the candidates ahead of Venezuela's presidential election, apathy could play a large role among voters opting to stay home as Venezuelans endure the worst political and economic crisis in their...
    Despite pleas from the candidates ahead of Venezuela's presidential election, apathy could play a large role among voters opting to stay home as Venezuelans endure the worst political and economic crisis in their country's history.
  • 18 acquitted in massive Brussels Airport 2013 diamond heist

    18 acquitted in massive Brussels Airport 2013 diamond heist

    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:29 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:29:39 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:13:41 GMT
    A court acquitted for lack of evidence 18 suspects accused of involvement in a massive 2013 diamond heist at Brussels airport when tens of millions worth of gems were stolen from the hold of a departing Swiss-bound...
    A court acquitted for lack of evidence 18 suspects accused of involvement in a massive 2013 diamond heist at Brussels airport when tens of millions worth of gems were stolen from the hold of a departing Swiss-bound place.
  • German paper's Netanyahu cartoon criticized as anti-Semitic

    German paper's Netanyahu cartoon criticized as anti-Semitic

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:39:28 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:49:53 GMT
    Germany's new anti-Semitism commissioner says a leading newspaper crossed a "red line" with a caricature of Benjamin Netanyahu portraying the Israeli Prime Minister with oversized lips, ears and nose.
    Germany's new anti-Semitism commissioner says a leading newspaper crossed a "red line" with a caricature of Benjamin Netanyahu portraying the Israeli Prime Minister with oversized lips, ears and nose.
  • Greenpeace: Paper giant cut forests during conservation pact

    Greenpeace: Paper giant cut forests during conservation pact

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-05-16 01:48:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:26:48 GMT
    Greenpeace has ended a five-year truce with one of the world's largest pulp and paper companies, accusing it of cutting down tropical forests in Indonesia during the entire time the two were cooperating on...
    Greenpeace has ended a five-year truce with one of the world's largest pulp and paper companies, accusing it of cutting down tropical forests in Indonesia during the entire time the two were cooperating on conservation.
  • Burundi votes on extending president's power until 2034

    Burundi votes on extending president's power until 2034

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 06:09:34 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:24:57 GMT
    Burundi votes in a referendum proposing constitutional changes that could extend the president's rule until 2034.
    Burundi votes in a referendum proposing constitutional changes that could extend the president's rule until 2034.
  • Putin: Russia to press ahead with military modernization

    Putin: Russia to press ahead with military modernization

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:00:56 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:45:43 GMT
    (Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, background center, leads a meeting with the top military brass in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, May 15, 2018....(Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, background center, leads a meeting with the top military brass in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, May 15, 2018....
    President Vladimir Putin says that Russia will maintain a high tempo of modernizing its military arsenals this year.
    President Vladimir Putin says that Russia will maintain a high tempo of modernizing its military arsenals this year.
  • Iran deal: Merkel cautious on compensation after US pullout

    Iran deal: Merkel cautious on compensation after US pullout

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:39:34 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:23:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media at an EU and Western Balkan heads of state summit at the National Palace of Culture, in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursday, May 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media at an EU and Western Balkan heads of state summit at the National Palace of Culture, in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursday, May 17, 2018.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is signaling it won't be feasible to offer wide-ranging compensation to companies affected by U.S. sanctions over Iran's nuclear program.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is signaling it won't be feasible to offer wide-ranging compensation to companies affected by U.S. sanctions over Iran's nuclear program.
  • The Latest: Zuckerberg to heading to EU next Tuesday

    The Latest: Zuckerberg to heading to EU next Tuesday

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:50:01 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:33:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia.  Facebook believes its policing system is better at scrubbing graphic violence, gratuitous nudity and terrorist propaganda...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook believes its policing system is better at scrubbing graphic violence, gratuitous nudity and terrorist propaganda...
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before...
    British lawmakers investigating the use of Facebook users' information in political campaigns say the suspended head of the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has accepted a summons to appear before committee a second time.
  • Poland moves against 5 Russians for "information warfare"

    Poland moves against 5 Russians for "information warfare"

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:49:43 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:32:18 GMT
    Polish authorities plan to expel one Russian citizen and banned four others from entering Poland for five years on allegations of 'information warfare'.
    Polish authorities plan to expel one Russian citizen and banned four others from entering Poland for five years on allegations of 'information warfare'.
  • EU urges Balkan reform but cool on accepting new members

    EU urges Balkan reform but cool on accepting new members

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:19:28 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:13:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and British Prime Minister Theresa May pose prior meeting at a hotel on the sidelines of an EU-Western Balkans summit in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursd...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and British Prime Minister Theresa May pose prior meeting at a hotel on the sidelines of an EU-Western Balkans summit in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursd...
    European Union leaders are encouraging Balkans countries to continue on the path of EU-oriented reform but they are reluctant to say when any of the six might be able to join the bloc.
    European Union leaders are encouraging Balkans countries to continue on the path of EU-oriented reform but they are reluctant to say when any of the six might be able to join the bloc.
  • Travolta dances his way through Cannes again with 'Gotti'

    Travolta dances his way through Cannes again with 'Gotti'

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:39:32 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:11:16 GMT
    (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). Actor John Travolta poses for photographers during a photo call for the film 'Gotti' at the 71st international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Tuesday, May 15, 2018.(Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP). Actor John Travolta poses for photographers during a photo call for the film 'Gotti' at the 71st international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
    John Travolta is again dancing his way through Cannes with the John Gotti biopic 'Gotti'.
    John Travolta is again dancing his way through Cannes with the John Gotti biopic 'Gotti'.
  • Dutch anti-Islam firebrand Wilders: Appeals hearing not fair

    Dutch anti-Islam firebrand Wilders: Appeals hearing not fair

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:49:45 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-05-17 15:02:48 GMT
    Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders has begun an appeal against his 2016 conviction for inciting discrimination and insulting Moroccans by calling for the Hague Appeals Court judges in his case to be replaced,...
    Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders has begun an appeal against his 2016 conviction for inciting discrimination and insulting Moroccans by calling for the Hague Appeals Court judges in his case to be replaced, arguing they were not impartial.
  • Malaysia steps up graft probe of fund linked to ex-leader

    Malaysia steps up graft probe of fund linked to ex-leader

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:51:24 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:33:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf). An entrance road to the resident of former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is cordoned off in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, May 17, 2018. Malaysian police spent hours early Thursday searching former Prime Minister Naji...(AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf). An entrance road to the resident of former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is cordoned off in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, May 17, 2018. Malaysian police spent hours early Thursday searching former Prime Minister Naji...
    A lawyer for Malaysia's former Prime Minister Najib Razak says the seven-hour police search of his property as part of a money-laundering investigation being pushed by his successor did not find any incriminating...
    A lawyer for Malaysia's former Prime Minister Najib Razak says the seven-hour police search of his property as part of a money-laundering investigation being pushed by his successor did not find any incriminating documents.
  • Ireland warns Brexit talks could collapse over border issue

    Ireland warns Brexit talks could collapse over border issue

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 10:39:32 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:20:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Virginia Mayo). Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, right, meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, on the sidelines of an EU and Western Balkan heads of state summit at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursday,...(AP Photo/ Virginia Mayo). Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, right, meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, on the sidelines of an EU and Western Balkan heads of state summit at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursday,...
    Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar is warning Britain to say how it plans to keep open his country's border with Northern Ireland or face the possible collapse of a Brexit deal.
    Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar is warning Britain to say how it plans to keep open his country's border with Northern Ireland or face the possible collapse of a Brexit deal.
  • AP Interview: Anwar wants Malaysia to scrap race policies

    AP Interview: Anwar wants Malaysia to scrap race policies

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:19:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-05-17 14:15:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim, left, arrive with his wife Wan Azizah, right, at a rally in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Anwar has been freed from custody after receiving a pardon from the king, p...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim, left, arrive with his wife Wan Azizah, right, at a rally in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Anwar has been freed from custody after receiving a pardon from the king, p...
    Pardoned Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim says decades-old affirmative action policies for the country's Malay majority must be discarded in favor of a new program to help the poor regardless of race.
    Pardoned Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim says decades-old affirmative action policies for the country's Malay majority must be discarded in favor of a new program to help the poor regardless of race.
  • Bosnia says it will stop illegal migration amid increase

    Bosnia says it will stop illegal migration amid increase

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 11:19:52 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:32:36 GMT
    Bosnia says it wants to stop illegal entry of migrants as the Balkan country struggles to cope with the influx of people trying to reach Western Europe.
    Bosnia says it wants to stop illegal entry of migrants as the Balkan country struggles to cope with the influx of people trying to reach Western Europe.
  • Turkey slams US sentencing of Turkish banker on Iran scheme

    Turkey slams US sentencing of Turkish banker on Iran scheme

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:19:28 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:21:04 GMT
    (Elizabeth Williams via AP). In this courtroom sketch Mehmet Hakan Atilla, second from left, listens to the judge during his sentencing, flanked by his attorneys Cathy Fleming, left, and Victor Rocco as Atilla's wife, upper right, listens to the procee...(Elizabeth Williams via AP). In this courtroom sketch Mehmet Hakan Atilla, second from left, listens to the judge during his sentencing, flanked by his attorneys Cathy Fleming, left, and Victor Rocco as Atilla's wife, upper right, listens to the procee...
    Turkey's foreign ministry has slammed the sentencing of a Turkish banker in the United States over his role in helping Iran evade U.S. economic sanctions.
    Turkey's foreign ministry has slammed the sentencing of a Turkish banker in the United States over his role in helping Iran evade U.S. economic sanctions.
  • Lars von Trier on his controversial Cannes return

    Lars von Trier on his controversial Cannes return

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:09:36 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:10:31 GMT
    (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP). Director Lars von Trier, left, and actor Matt Dillon pose for portrait photographs for the film 'The House That Jack Built', at the 71st international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Wednesday, May 16, 2018.(Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP). Director Lars von Trier, left, and actor Matt Dillon pose for portrait photographs for the film 'The House That Jack Built', at the 71st international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
    Once 'persona non grata,' Lars von Trier has returned to Cannes with more provocation in the serial killer drama 'The House That Jack Built'.
    Once 'persona non grata,' Lars von Trier has returned to Cannes with more provocation in the serial killer drama 'The House That Jack Built'.
  • 2 UN peacekeepers freed in Congo's southeast

    2 UN peacekeepers freed in Congo's southeast

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 11:39:36 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 11:39:41 GMT
    An official in Congo says two United Nations peacekeepers have been released after being held by rebels in the country's southeast.
    An official in Congo says two United Nations peacekeepers have been released after being held by rebels in the country's southeast.
  • Tragedy hits and Spike Lee rewrites 'BlacKkKlansman'

    Tragedy hits and Spike Lee rewrites 'BlacKkKlansman'

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:09:04 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:22 AM EDT2018-05-17 11:22:58 GMT
    (Foto por Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP). La actriz Laura Harrier, el actor Topher Grace y el director Spike Lee posan al llegar al estreno de la película "BlacKkKlansman" en el Festival de Cine de Cannes, el lunes 14 de mayo del 2018 en Cannes, Francia.(Foto por Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP). La actriz Laura Harrier, el actor Topher Grace y el director Spike Lee posan al llegar al estreno de la película "BlacKkKlansman" en el Festival de Cine de Cannes, el lunes 14 de mayo del 2018 en Cannes, Francia.
    For even a filmmaker like Spike Lee who has seldom pulled punches when it comes to straight taking, "BlacKkKlansman" is a haymaker.
    For even a filmmaker like Spike Lee who has seldom pulled punches when it comes to straight taking, "BlacKkKlansman" is a haymaker.
  • Vatican denounces offshore tax havens as harming the poor

    Vatican denounces offshore tax havens as harming the poor

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:29 AM EDT2018-05-17 09:29:29 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:50 AM EDT2018-05-17 10:50:23 GMT
    The Vatican is denouncing offshore tax havens and financial instruments such as derivatives as gravely immoral and unjust, calling them "ticking time bombs" that will only hurt the world's poor the most.
    The Vatican is denouncing offshore tax havens and financial instruments such as derivatives as gravely immoral and unjust, calling them "ticking time bombs" that will only hurt the world's poor the most.
  • Driver questioned after radical inmate fled French prison

    Driver questioned after radical inmate fled French prison

    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:59 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:59:28 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:00 AM EDT2018-05-17 09:00:33 GMT
    French authorities say a driver who helped a radical inmate escape from prison has turned himself into police.
    French authorities say a driver who helped a radical inmate escape from prison has turned himself into police.
  • Hamas says most slain Gaza protesters were its members

    Hamas says most slain Gaza protesters were its members

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:18 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:18:26 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:50:19 GMT
    Guatemala has opened its new embassy in Jerusalem, becoming the second country to do so after the United States.
    Guatemala has opened its new embassy in Jerusalem, becoming the second country to do so after the United States.
  • The Latest: Cypriots protest Israel's actions in Gaza

    The Latest: Cypriots protest Israel's actions in Gaza

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:48 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:48:27 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:41:02 GMT
    Turkey's Foreign Ministry says the country has asked Israel's Consul General in Istanbul to temporarily leave amid an expanding diplomatic spat.
    Turkey's Foreign Ministry says the country has asked Israel's Consul General in Istanbul to temporarily leave amid an expanding diplomatic spat.
  • Maersk posts 30 pct. revenue hike in Q1, but cites risks

    Maersk posts 30 pct. revenue hike in Q1, but cites risks

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:59 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:59:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:01:58 GMT
    Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk says its first-quarter revenue increased by 30 percent to $9.3 billion, but also noted increased risks to the business.
    Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk says its first-quarter revenue increased by 30 percent to $9.3 billion, but also noted increased risks to the business.
  • Syrian military seizes key swath of land in country's center

    Syrian military seizes key swath of land in country's center

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:58 AM EDT2018-05-16 10:58:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:30:25 GMT
    Syrian state TV says two people have been killed and 19 others injured when a shell fired by "terrorist groups" fell in the heart of the Syrian capital.
    Syrian state TV says two people have been killed and 19 others injured when a shell fired by "terrorist groups" fell in the heart of the Syrian capital.
  • Watchdog: Chlorine used in Syrian town of Saraqeb

    Watchdog: Chlorine used in Syrian town of Saraqeb

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:58 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:58:32 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:21:44 GMT
    The international chemical weapons watchdog says that chlorine was likely used as a weapon during fighting in the Syrian town of Saraqib in early February, the latest report of poison gas being unleashed in Syria's...
    The international chemical weapons watchdog says that chlorine was likely used as a weapon during fighting in the Syrian town of Saraqib in early February, the latest report of poison gas being unleashed in Syria's civil war.
  • Millions of Muslims prepare for start of fasting in Ramadan

    Millions of Muslims prepare for start of fasting in Ramadan

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:08 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:08:33 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-05-17 06:10:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf). Members of the Malaysian Islamic authority perform "Rukyah Hilal Ramadan," the sighting of the new moon to determine the start of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Muslims aroun...(AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf). Members of the Malaysian Islamic authority perform "Rukyah Hilal Ramadan," the sighting of the new moon to determine the start of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Muslims aroun...
    Last minute preparations are underway as Muslims around the world stock up on groceries and dates for evening meals to break dawn-to-dusk fasting during the month of Ramadan.
    Last minute preparations are underway as Muslims around the world stock up on groceries and dates for evening meals to break dawn-to-dusk fasting during the month of Ramadan.
  • Poland ready to end extensive logging in pristine old forest

    Poland ready to end extensive logging in pristine old forest

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:46:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 05:03:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File). In a Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 file photo, people take part in a protest against large-scale government logging in the Bialowieza Forest, Poland. Poland’s environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to off...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File). In a Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 file photo, people take part in a protest against large-scale government logging in the Bialowieza Forest, Poland. Poland’s environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to off...
    Poland's environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to officially stop the extensive logging in one of Europe's oldest forests that has been declared illegal by a top European Union court.
    Poland's environment authorities say that a decision has been taken to officially stop the extensive logging in one of Europe's oldest forests that has been declared illegal by a top European Union court.
  • Malaysia police raid ex-PM house as part of corruption probe

    Malaysia police raid ex-PM house as part of corruption probe

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:59:07 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:43:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Police stand guard outside former Prime Minister Najob Razak resident in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Najib and his wife have been barred from leaving Malaysia. The government has also told the current atto...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Police stand guard outside former Prime Minister Najob Razak resident in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Najib and his wife have been barred from leaving Malaysia. The government has also told the current atto...
    Malaysian police have visited former Prime Minister Najib Razak's house, reportedly searching for documents as part of a renewed probe into a massive corruption scandal involving a state investment fund that is...
    Malaysian police have visited former Prime Minister Najib Razak's house, reportedly searching for documents as part of a renewed probe into a massive corruption scandal involving a state investment fund that is being investigated abroad.
  • Trump: US hasn't been notified about threat to cancel summit

    Trump: US hasn't been notified about threat to cancel summit

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:29:15 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:43:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump greets Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump greets Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. hasn't "heard anything" about North Korea's threat to cancel his planned summit with Kim Jong Un next month.
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. hasn't "heard anything" about North Korea's threat to cancel his planned summit with Kim Jong Un next month.
  • Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Brexit in space: EU, Britain fight over Galileo navigation

    Monday, May 14 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-05-14 12:14:04 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:03:01 GMT
    (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...(Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). From left, Liberal Democrat former deputy PM Nick Clegg, Tory ex-education secretary Nicky Morgan and Labour former foreign secretary David Miliband speaking at a cross-party intervention Brexit negotiation at Tilda Rice Mi...
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.
    Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has joined with politicians from rival parties to call for Britain to retain the closest possible ties with the European Union after Brexit.
  • North Korea threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit over drills

    North Korea threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit over drills

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:39:20 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-05-17 01:42:05 GMT
    South Korea's Yonhap News Agency says North Korea is canceling a high-level meeting that was planned between the two countries and is threatening also to cancel a summit with the United States.
    South Korea's Yonhap News Agency says North Korea is canceling a high-level meeting that was planned between the two countries and is threatening also to cancel a summit with the United States.
  • With little to lose, Gaza's men drawn to border protests

    With little to lose, Gaza's men drawn to border protests

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:08:56 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-05-16 23:21:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Marwan Shtewi, 32, lies on the bed while his mother's Fatma, stands near him at the surgery's ward of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Shtewi was shot in his hand and abdomen by Israeli troops during a protest...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Marwan Shtewi, 32, lies on the bed while his mother's Fatma, stands near him at the surgery's ward of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Shtewi was shot in his hand and abdomen by Israeli troops during a protest...
    Marwan Shtewi is poor, unemployed and at the age of 32 has never even left the Gaza Strip.
    Marwan Shtewi is poor, unemployed and at the age of 32 has never even left the Gaza Strip.
  • Wedding of prince and actress brings outsized media interest

    Wedding of prince and actress brings outsized media interest

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:08:43 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:11:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, file). FILE - In this Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle arrive to attend a Memorial Service to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the murder of black teenager Stephen Lawrenc...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, file). FILE - In this Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle arrive to attend a Memorial Service to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the murder of black teenager Stephen Lawrenc...
    More than 5,000 members of the media have credentials to cover the wedding of Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle on Saturday.
    More than 5,000 members of the media have credentials to cover the wedding of Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle on Saturday.
  • German museum returns looted art to indigenous Alaskans

    German museum returns looted art to indigenous Alaskans

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:58 AM EDT2018-05-16 07:58:30 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:42 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:42:19 GMT
    A Berlin museum is returning wooden masks, a child's cradle and other items plundered from the graves of indigenous Alaskans by an explorer sent by its predecessor in the 19th century.
    A Berlin museum is returning wooden masks, a child's cradle and other items plundered from the graves of indigenous Alaskans by an explorer sent by its predecessor in the 19th century.
  • More Chilean sex abuse victims speak up during pope summit

    More Chilean sex abuse victims speak up during pope summit

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:38:39 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:23:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino, File). FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2018 photo,  Juan Barros, Bishop of Osornos, smiles as he leaves the altar at the end of a Mass celebrated by Pope Francis on Lobito Beach in Iquique, Chile. The pope's remarks defending Ba...(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino, File). FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2018 photo, Juan Barros, Bishop of Osornos, smiles as he leaves the altar at the end of a Mass celebrated by Pope Francis on Lobito Beach in Iquique, Chile. The pope's remarks defending Ba...
    A group of Chilean church sex abuse victims is making its voice heard as the country's Catholic leadership meets with Pope Francis, demanding that the Vatican recognize crimes, cover-ups and the need for reparation.
    A group of Chilean church sex abuse victims is making its voice heard as the country's Catholic leadership meets with Pope Francis, demanding that the Vatican recognize crimes, cover-ups and the need for reparation.
  • French women criticize proposed sexual violence bill

    French women criticize proposed sexual violence bill

    Monday, May 14 2018 9:17 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:17:16 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:23:17 GMT
    France's lower house of parliament on Monday starts debating a bill to fight sexual and gender-based violence, in the wake of the #MeToo movement.
    France's lower house of parliament on Monday starts debating a bill to fight sexual and gender-based violence, in the wake of the #MeToo movement.
  • Royal romances: A tolerant view of divorce marks new era

    Royal romances: A tolerant view of divorce marks new era

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:49 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:49:05 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-05-16 21:20:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant). A tourist poses to take a photo of the waxwork figures of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle against a backdrop of Windsor Castle, in Windsor, England, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of ...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant). A tourist poses to take a photo of the waxwork figures of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle against a backdrop of Windsor Castle, in Windsor, England, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of ...
    Divorce has bedeviled the royal family for centuries but Prince Harry, who is marrying the divorced Meghan Markle, is benefiting from a more tolerant era.
    Divorce has bedeviled the royal family for centuries but Prince Harry, who is marrying the divorced Meghan Markle, is benefiting from a more tolerant era.
  • EU chief lashes out at Trump amid new push to save Iran deal

    EU chief lashes out at Trump amid new push to save Iran deal

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:09:01 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:53:30 GMT
    European Union Council President Donald Tusk is deriding the actions of the United States under President Donald Trump as "capricious," noting: "Someone could even think 'with friends like that, who needs enemies?'".
    European Union Council President Donald Tusk is deriding the actions of the United States under President Donald Trump as "capricious," noting: "Someone could even think 'with friends like that, who needs enemies?'".
  • Iraqis protest in Kirkuk over alleged voting fraud

    Iraqis protest in Kirkuk over alleged voting fraud

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:38:53 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:42:25 GMT
    Hundreds of demonstrators have gathered outside an election office in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk to protest alleged fraud in last week's parliamentary elections.
    Hundreds of demonstrators have gathered outside an election office in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk to protest alleged fraud in last week's parliamentary elections.
  • Novartis general counsel resigns over deal with Trump lawyer

    Novartis general counsel resigns over deal with Trump lawyer

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:28 AM EDT2018-05-16 11:28:45 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:09 PM EDT2018-05-16 19:09:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this April 26, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen leaves federal court in New York City. Porn actress Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti, said Monday, May 14, he did nothing wrong by distributing a report last we...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this April 26, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen leaves federal court in New York City. Porn actress Stormy Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti, said Monday, May 14, he did nothing wrong by distributing a report last we...
    Novartis says its top lawyer is retiring over the Swiss pharmaceuticals company's relationship with a firm owned by U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.
    Novartis says its top lawyer is retiring over the Swiss pharmaceuticals company's relationship with a firm owned by U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.
  • Royal wedding: Not clear who will walk Meghan down the aisle

    Royal wedding: Not clear who will walk Meghan down the aisle

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:29 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:29:22 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-05-16 19:00:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Union Jack flags fly across the main shopping street in Windsor, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Preparations are being made in the town ahead of the wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle that will take place in Windsor ...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Union Jack flags fly across the main shopping street in Windsor, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Preparations are being made in the town ahead of the wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle that will take place in Windsor ...
    Kensington Palace is not commenting on reports that Meghan Markle's father needs a heart procedure and will miss the royal wedding.
    Kensington Palace is not commenting on reports that Meghan Markle's father needs a heart procedure and will miss the royal wedding.
  • Painting newly attributed to Rembrandt on show in Amsterdam

    Painting newly attributed to Rembrandt on show in Amsterdam

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:48 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:48:33 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:40:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). A painting attributed to famous Dutch Master Rembrandt is put on display at the Hermitage museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. The unsigned painting which will be sold by gallery owner Jan Six, after being...(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). A painting attributed to famous Dutch Master Rembrandt is put on display at the Hermitage museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. The unsigned painting which will be sold by gallery owner Jan Six, after being...
    A painting newly attributed to Dutch Golden Age Master Rembrandt van Rijn has gone on display in an Amsterdam museum.
    A painting newly attributed to Dutch Golden Age Master Rembrandt van Rijn has gone on display in an Amsterdam museum.
  • Italy's populists brush off EU concerns about possible gov't

    Italy's populists brush off EU concerns about possible gov't

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:28:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-05-16 18:02:35 GMT
    (Riccardo Antimiani/ANSA via AP). Leader of the League party, Matteo Salvini, addresses the media after meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella, at the Quirinale presidential palace, in Rome, Monday, May 14, 2018. Italy’s rival populist leader...(Riccardo Antimiani/ANSA via AP). Leader of the League party, Matteo Salvini, addresses the media after meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella, at the Quirinale presidential palace, in Rome, Monday, May 14, 2018. Italy’s rival populist leader...
    Italy's two populist leaders are brushing off fears in Brussels and the markets over the outlines of their possible government, and are insisting they are close to a deal designed to help ordinary Italians.
    Italy's two populist leaders are brushing off fears in Brussels and the markets over the outlines of their possible government, and are insisting they are close to a deal designed to help ordinary Italians.
  • Poland's top court acquits man who spent 18 years in jail

    Poland's top court acquits man who spent 18 years in jail

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:29:08 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-05-16 17:52:28 GMT
    Poland's top court has acquitted a man who had served 18 years in prison for rape and murder of a teenager that the judges now say he could not have committed, in a case that has shocked the nation.
    Poland's top court has acquitted a man who had served 18 years in prison for rape and murder of a teenager that the judges now say he could not have committed, in a case that has shocked the nation.
  • EU official insists nuclear deal with Iran must prevail

    EU official insists nuclear deal with Iran must prevail

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:48:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:19:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys, Pool). From left, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maa,  European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Dria, and Britain's Foreign Minister Bor...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys, Pool). From left, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maa, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Dria, and Britain's Foreign Minister Bor...
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says that all efforts must be made to keep the Iran nuclear agreement alive despite the U.S. pullout because "to end the deal would gravely threaten the peace and...
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says that all efforts must be made to keep the Iran nuclear agreement alive despite the U.S. pullout because "to end the deal would gravely threaten the peace and security in this tumultuous region.".
  • Traffic opens on bridge linking southern Russia with Crimea

    Traffic opens on bridge linking southern Russia with Crimea

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:19:11 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:59 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:59:42 GMT
    (AP Photo). A view of the new bridge across the Kerch Strait linking Russia's Taman Peninsula with Crimea, after regular traffic began, in Kerch, Crimea, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. The 19-kilometer (11.8-mile) bridge, which took two years to build and co...(AP Photo). A view of the new bridge across the Kerch Strait linking Russia's Taman Peninsula with Crimea, after regular traffic began, in Kerch, Crimea, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. The 19-kilometer (11.8-mile) bridge, which took two years to build and co...
    A long-anticipated bridge linking Russia's Taman Peninsula with Crimea has opened for regular traffic.
    A long-anticipated bridge linking Russia's Taman Peninsula with Crimea has opened for regular traffic.
  • Dutch researchers uncover dirty jokes in Anne Frank's diary

    Dutch researchers uncover dirty jokes in Anne Frank's diary

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:26:20 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:53:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Teresien da Silva, left, and Ronald Leopold of the Anne Frank Foundation show a facsimile of Anne Frank's diary with two pages taped off during a press conference at the foundation's office in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Tuesday, M...(AP Photo/Peter Dejong). Teresien da Silva, left, and Ronald Leopold of the Anne Frank Foundation show a facsimile of Anne Frank's diary with two pages taped off during a press conference at the foundation's office in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Tuesday, M...
    Dutch researchers read 2 covered pages of Anne Frank diary.
    Dutch researchers read 2 covered pages of Anne Frank diary.
  • Israel-Turkey spat escalates over Gaza violence

    Israel-Turkey spat escalates over Gaza violence

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:02:32 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:38:49 GMT
    Israel and Turkey exchange diplomatic barbs as the spat between the former allies continued to escalate following deadly violence along Israel's border with Gaza.
    Israel and Turkey exchange diplomatic barbs as the spat between the former allies continued to escalate following deadly violence along Israel's border with Gaza.
  • Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar freed, given royal pardon

    Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar freed, given royal pardon

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:01 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:01:52 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:41:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim waves to supporters as he leaves a hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia's king had agreed to pardon Anwar, who...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim waves to supporters as he leaves a hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia's king had agreed to pardon Anwar, who...
    Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim has been freed from custody after receiving a royal pardon, paving the way for a political comeback following his alliance's stunning election victory.
    Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim has been freed from custody after receiving a royal pardon, paving the way for a political comeback following his alliance's stunning election victory.
  • Russian village evacuated after ammunition depot fire

    Russian village evacuated after ammunition depot fire

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:39 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:39:01 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:22:13 GMT
    Russia's emergency officials say they are evacuating residents from a village in central Russia after a nearby ammunition depot caught fire.
    Russia's emergency officials say they are evacuating residents from a village in central Russia after a nearby ammunition depot caught fire.
  • Watch out for the kids: George, Charlotte in royal wedding

    Watch out for the kids: George, Charlotte in royal wedding

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:38 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:38:37 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:20:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File). FILE - In this  Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prince William arrives with Prince George and Princess Charlotte at the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital in London. Kensington Palace said Wednesday May ...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File). FILE - In this Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prince William arrives with Prince George and Princess Charlotte at the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital in London. Kensington Palace said Wednesday May ...
    Prince George will be a page boy and Princess Charlotte will be a bridesmaid in Saturday's royal wedding.
    Prince George will be a page boy and Princess Charlotte will be a bridesmaid in Saturday's royal wedding.
  • Race is on to set up Europe's electric car charging network

    Race is on to set up Europe's electric car charging network

    Monday, May 14 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:14:21 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:13:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). In this Friday, May 11, 2018 photo a man charges his BMW electric vehicle at the rest stop Brohltal Ost at the A61 motorway in Niederzissen, Germany. Munich-based Ionity build a highway network of fast charging stations tha...(AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop). In this Friday, May 11, 2018 photo a man charges his BMW electric vehicle at the rest stop Brohltal Ost at the A61 motorway in Niederzissen, Germany. Munich-based Ionity build a highway network of fast charging stations tha...
    Some of Europe's biggest automakers are out to remove the anxiety from the electric car consumer experience by building a highway network of fast charging stations.
    Some of Europe's biggest automakers are out to remove the anxiety from the electric car consumer experience by building a highway network of fast charging stations.
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    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE- In this May 16, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens to a question during a meeting with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump’s team is running out ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE- In this May 16, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens to a question during a meeting with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump’s team is running out ...
    The White House is getting in on the viral debate over whether people hear the names "Laurel" or "Yanny" in a much-shared audio clip.
    The White House is getting in on the viral debate over whether people hear the names "Laurel" or "Yanny" in a much-shared audio clip.
  • Ammo box falls from military chopper, crashes into school

    Ammo box falls from military chopper, crashes into school

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    Authorities are trying to determine how a box of ammunition fell from a military helicopter and crashed through the roof of a school in Texas.

    Authorities are trying to determine how a box of ammunition fell from a military helicopter and crashed through the roof of a school in Texas.

  • 6 young squirrels rescued from ordeal of tangled tails

    6 young squirrels rescued from ordeal of tangled tails

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:51:48 GMT
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    Six young squirrels whose tails were stuck together by tree sap are recovering after a Nebraska wildlife expert untangled them.
    Six young squirrels whose tails were stuck together by tree sap are recovering after a Nebraska wildlife expert untangled them.
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  • Man faces murder charges in restaurant crash that killed kin

    Man faces murder charges in restaurant crash that killed kin

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    (Gaston County Sheriff's Office via AP). This Sunday, May 20, 2018, booking photo provided by the Gaston County Sheriff's Office shows Roger Self. Police say that Self intentionally rammed a vehicle into a restaurant shortly after midday Sunday, May 20...(Gaston County Sheriff's Office via AP). This Sunday, May 20, 2018, booking photo provided by the Gaston County Sheriff's Office shows Roger Self. Police say that Self intentionally rammed a vehicle into a restaurant shortly after midday Sunday, May 20...
    Authorities say man intentionally rammed vehicle into a North Carolina restaurant busy with weekend lunch crowd, killing his daughter, another person and injuring several others.
    Authorities say man intentionally rammed vehicle into a North Carolina restaurant busy with weekend lunch crowd, killing his daughter, another person and injuring several others.
  • Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

    Trudeau touts Canada's AI credentials at MIT tech gathering

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    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.
    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to MIT to speak with tech entrepreneurs.
  • NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

    NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

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    (Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP). Flags fly at half staff in front of the justice center at Santa Fe, Texas on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Congregations in this deeply religious community near Houston gathered Sunday for their first worship servic...(Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP). Flags fly at half staff in front of the justice center at Santa Fe, Texas on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Congregations in this deeply religious community near Houston gathered Sunday for their first worship servic...
    The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin.
    The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin.
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