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Pope goes to stronghold of Naples-area mobsters

July 26, 2014

CASERTA, Italy (AP) — Pope Francis has traveled to a southern Italian stronghold of a clan of mobsters who poisoned local farmlands by dumping illicitly trafficked toxic waste. more »»

Video shows smiling American bomber in Syria

July 26, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — An al-Qaida-linked group fighting in Syria has released video of the first American to carry out a suicide attack in the country's civil war, showing him smiling and saying he looke... more »»

MH17 victims' family: Airline lacking compassion

July 26, 2014

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The family of two brothers killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 called the carrier rigid and bureaucratic Saturday, saying it has offered them no... more »»

Turkey: 20 police arrested for illegal wiretaps

July 26, 2014

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says an Istanbul court has charged 20 police officers with illegal wiretapping and ordered their arrest pending a trial. more »»

Israel agrees to extend Gaza war truce by 4 hours

July 26, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli Cabinet minister says Israel has agreed to extend a 12-hour humanitarian truce in the Gaza war by four hours. more »»

Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk

July 26, 2014

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials said their forces advanced to the outskirts of a key town north of Donetsk on Saturday as they try to retake the stronghold held for months by... more »»

French minister calls on protesters to observe ban

July 26, 2014

PARIS (AP) — French police fired tear gas as clashes broke out at a banned pro-Gaza demonstration on Saturday as thousands defied a ban on the protest. more »»

Obama, senior EU officials barred from Chechnya

July 26, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Although Russia has not responded to U.S. sanctions by putting a travel ban on President Barack Obama, there's one part of the country he's blocked from: Chechnya. more »»

AP PHOTOS: Brief cease-fire halts Gaza war

July 26, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A brief cease-fire Saturday in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas militants allowed thousands to return home to see the destruction. more »»

Official: Over 1,000 Palestinians dead in Gaza war

July 26, 2014

BEIT HANOUN, Gaza Strip (AP) — A Palestinian official says more than 1,000 Palestinians have been killed in the ongoing Gaza war as Israel battles Hamas militants. more »»

North Korea fires short-range missile into sea

July 26, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Saturday, a South Korean defense official said, adding to its unusually high number o... more »»

Official: Israel leans toward extending Gaza truce

July 26, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — An Israeli government official says Israel is "leaning toward" extending a 12-hour humanitarian truce in the Gaza war by at least four hours. more »»

Seized Sunni politician in Iraq released

July 26, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — An official says a prominent Sunni politician earlier seized by gunmen in Iraq's capital has been released. more »»

UN finds second black box of Air Algerie jet

July 26, 2014

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The U.N. more »»

US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

July 26, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States shuttered its embassy in Libya on Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to neighboring Tunisia under U.S. more »»

Diplomats call for extension of Gaza cease-fire

July 26, 2014

PARIS (AP) — Foreign Ministers from seven nations are calling for an extension of the 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire in the Gaza Strip. more »»

Sunni official taken by gunmen in Baghdad

July 26, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Gunmen traveling in 10 black SUVs seized a senior Sunni politician who had previously been jailed on terrorism charges from his home in Baghdad, police officers said Saturday. more »»

In Gaza lull, residents return to destroyed areas

July 26, 2014

BEIT HANOUN, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Gaza residents who had fled Israel-Hamas fighting streamed back to devastated border areas during a lull Saturday to find large-scale destruction:... more »»

Gazans survey destruction as 12-hour lull begins

July 26, 2014

BEIT HANOUN, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza residents used a 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire on Saturday to stock up on supplies and survey the devastation from nearly three weeks of fighting, as they... more »»

AP Essay: Air tragedies bring grief without order

July 26, 2014

LONDON (AP) — When air travel goes wrong, the modern world has given us a script to follow.

Forensic workers in coveralls descend on the crash scen. more »»

 
 

 

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