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Turkish legislators fight again over bill to strip immunity

May 2, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish parliamentary committee has again erupted in chaos over a contentious ruling party proposal to strip legislators of their immunity from prosecution. more »»

The Latest: Police surround Syrian prison following rioting

May 2, 2016

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):

5:20 p.m. more »»

Hungary aiming to drive Uber ride-hailing app out of country

May 2, 2016

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian government wants to drive out ride-hailing app Uber from the country while proposing new legislation to crack down on unlicensed passenger transport,... more »»

Mystery solved? Australian says he's Bitcoin founder

May 2, 2016

LONDON (AP) — An Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator, a claim that would end one of the biggest mysteries... more »»

Princess Charlotte rakes in the gifts on her 1st birthday

May 2, 2016

LONDON (AP) — She may be too young to appreciate it, but Britain's Princess Charlotte has received an extraordinary array of birthday gifts. more »»

Syrian army extends Damascus cease-fire by 48 hours

May 2, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — Syria's military extended a unilateral cease-fire around Damascus and opposition strongholds in the eastern suburbs of the capital for another 48 hours on Monday, as a humanitarian... more »»

Puerto Rico won't make $370 million in debt payments Monday

May 2, 2016

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Gov. more »»

Iraq: Car bombing kills at least 18 pilgrims in Baghdad

May 2, 2016

BAGHDAD (AP) — An explosives-laden car detonated on Monday in the Iraqi capital, killing at least 18 Shiite pilgrims who were commemorating the anniversary of the death of a revered imam,... more »»

Iran criticizes US presence in the Persian Gulf

May 2, 2016

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's Supreme Leader criticized the U.S. presence in the Persian Gulf region on Monday, saying American forces should go back to the Bay of Pigs, state media reported. more »»

German intel chief says terrorism threat "highly complex"

May 2, 2016

BERLIN (AP) — The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the deadly attacks in Paris and Brussels show the "highly complex" nature of the terrorism threat facing Europe. more »»

Helicopter gives no mayday call before fatal crash in Norway

May 2, 2016

HELSINKI (AP) — A Norwegian investigator says the oil-rig helicopter that crashed in Norway, killing 13 people, gave no mayday call or indicated it was in trouble. more »»

Iran urges nuclear weapon-free Korean peninsula

May 2, 2016

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Monday pushed for a Korean peninsula free of nuclear weapons, the official IRNA news agency reported. more »»

Japan announces $7 billion plan to develop Mekong region

May 2, 2016

BANGKOK (AP) — Japan's foreign minister announced a $7 billion initiative Monday to promote development in Southeast Asia's Mekong region, which encompasses parts of Vietnam, Laos and Thailand... more »»

Iran's nuclear chief visits Prague to talk business

May 2, 2016

PRAGUE (AP) — The sanctions lifted, the head of Iran's nuclear program is coming to talk business with Czech leaders. more »»

North Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wilderness

May 2, 2016

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a... more »»

Turkey and US-led coalition pound Islamic State group

May 2, 2016

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants. more »»

Q&A: Puerto Rico's debt crisis explained

May 2, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — Puerto Rico's debt crisis has reached a new level, with the island's governor saying Puerto Rico will not pay most of its $470 million in debt payments due by Monday. more »»

Car bomb in southern Turkey kills 2 police officers

May 1, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing two police officers and wounding 22 other people in a day marred... more »»

Trade unions hold rallies to mark May Day; clashes

May 1, 2016

Trade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day. more »»

 
 
 

 

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