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Belgians, French meet to improve counterterrorism efforts

February 1, 2016

BRUSSELS (AP) — The prime ministers of Belgium and France vowed Monday to reinforce counterterrorism cooperation, with French Premier Manuel Valls warning it is only a matter of time before the... more »»

5 Czechs missing in Lebanon since July found alive

February 1, 2016

PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Republic's Foreign Ministry says the five Czechs who went missing in July in eastern Lebanon have been found alive and are in "satisfactory health condition. more »»

Saudi government website shows 9 US nationals arrested

February 1, 2016

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Nine Americans are currently imprisoned in Saudi jails, with eight detained in the past three months, according to a website belonging to Saudi Arabia's Interio... more »»

New prayer site highlights divide between Israel, US Jews

February 1, 2016

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli government's decision to allow non-Orthodox Jewish prayer at Jerusalem's Western Wall is a major breakthrough for the country's long-marginalized liberal streams and... more »»

Brazil officials can access all buildings to fight mosquito

February 1, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's president has signed a measure allowing health officials access to any building to eradicate breeding grounds for a mosquito spreading the Zika virus. more »»

The Latest: Finnish prime minister still plans to open house

February 1, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the huge influx of asylum-seekers to Europe (all times local):

8:05 p.m. more »»

Rescuers tow capsized cargo ship before it hits French coast

February 1, 2016

PARIS (AP) — Rescuers successfully diverted a cargo ship threatening to run aground in southwestern France after five days adrift, and started towing it Tuesday toward the Spanish port of Bilbao. more »»

The Latest: Turkey looks for new ways to beat smugglers

February 1, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the huge influx of asylum-seekers to Europe (all times local):

7:40 p.m. more »»

French demolish migrant church, mosque at migrant camp

February 1, 2016

PARIS (AP) — After allowing believers one last chance to pray, French authorities demolished a makeshift church and mosque Monday as part of a security operation at a camp in Calais populated by... more »»

10,000 young migrants unaccounted for, EU police agency says

February 1, 2016

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Authorities dealing with Europe's migrant crisis have lost track of about 10,000 unaccompanied children amid fears that organized crime gangs are beginning to exploi... more »»

UK-EU negotiations make 'good progress,' Tusk says

February 1, 2016

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Council President Donald Tusk says negotiations on Britain's proposals for a changed relationship with the European Union have made "good progress" and he will table a... more »»

IS victims' advocate, pontiff among Nobel Peace Prize names

February 1, 2016

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — A woman who champions the rights of Islamic State rape victims, Pope Francis and the Afghan women's cycling team are among the known candidates for the 2016 Nobel Peace... more »»

UN rights chief: Turkey must probe shooting of civilians

February 1, 2016

GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. more »»

Raul Castro visits France on historic trip as Cuba opens up

February 1, 2016

PARIS (AP) — Cuban President Raul Castro is paying an historic state visit to France, seeking to develop business and tourism ties as the Caribbean island opens up its economy. more »»

UN: Violence kills 849 across Iraq in January

February 1, 2016

BAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations says violence has claimed the lives of 849 Iraqis in January, down slightly from 980 the previous month.

The U.N. more »»

Drought hits South Africa's biggest wildlife park

February 1, 2016

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa (AP) — Hippos in South Africa's biggest wildlife park are increasingly grazing during the day rather than staying in rivers and pools as usual, a sign of an... more »»

Suicide bombing in Afghan capital kills at least 9

February 1, 2016

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber killed at least nine and wounded 12 in an attack on a police base in Kabul on Monday, an Afghan official sai. more »»

The Latest: Church, mosque demolished at Calais migrant camp

February 1, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the huge influx of asylum-seekers to Europe (all times local):

5:35 p.m. more »»

Researchers confirm lion population in remote Ethiopian park

February 1, 2016

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Conservationists confirmed the existence of lions in a remote national park in Ethiopia, a rare piece of good news for a threatened species whose numbers have plunged in many... more »»

Chinese artist imitates photo of Syrian toddler on the beach

February 1, 2016

NEW DELHI (AP) — Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei has recreated the famous image of a 3-year-old Syrian child who drowned in Turkey last year by staging a photo of himself lying face down on... more »»

 
 
 

 

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