National International

Ex-Gitmo detainee deported from Morocco, returns to Uruguay

Published Jul. 24 2017

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) - The strange tale of a former Guantanamo Bay inmate who resettled in Uruguay, staged a hunger...

Canadian polygamous leader found guilty of having 25 wives

Published Jul. 24 2017

CRANBROOK, British Columbia (AP) - Two former leaders of an isolated polygamous community in Canada were convicted Monday of practicing...

Jordan releases security footage of shooting of 3 US troops

Published Jul. 24 2017

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - Jordan's military has released security camera footage of a shooting last year in which a Jordanian...


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UK parents halt fight over experimental treatment for son

Published Jul. 24 2017

The parents of critically ill baby Charlie Gard wept as they dropped their legal bid Monday to send him to...

Red Cross chief visits besieged city on Yemen's front lines

Published Jul. 24 2017

CAIRO (AP) - The chief of the international Red Cross made a rare visit to the front lines in Yemen...

Maldives opposition says lawmakers storm locked parliament

Published Jul. 24 2017

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - The Maldivian president ordered the military to lock down parliament Monday in a bid to...

President's vetoes mark latest stage in Polish legal battle

Published Jul. 24 2017

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - A legislative package that would have put Poland's judicial system under the control of the country's...

Amid protests, Polish leader puts brakes on judicial shakeup

Published Jul. 24 2017

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's president unexpectedly announced Monday that he will veto two bills that would have sharply curtailed...

Turkish president meets Qatari leader over Gulf dispute

Published Jul. 24 2017

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Turkey's president on Monday urged Qatar and Arab countries isolating it to negotiate an...

Israel, Jordan ties seen as strategic, if occasionally rocky

Published Jul. 24 2017

JERUSALEM (AP) - A diplomatic standoff between Israel and Jordan over a deadly shooting at Israel's embassy in the kingdom...

Germany, France, Russia, Ukraine vow to implement peace plan

Published Jul. 24 2017

MOSCOW (AP) - The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine have vowed to go ahead with a peace plan...

Russia deploys military police at 'safe zone' in Syria

Published Jul. 24 2017

MOSCOW (AP) - Russia has deployed military police to monitor the cease-fire in a safe zone in the eastern suburbs...

At least 8 dead after suicide bombers hit camps in Nigeria

Published Jul. 24 2017

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - At least eight people are dead after female suicide bombers attacked two displaced persons camps in...

The Latest: Charlie Gard's parents withdraw appeal

Published Jul. 24 2017

LONDON (AP) - The Latest on the legal battle over critically ill baby Charlie Gard (all times local):

Rising Chinese politician under investigation for corruption

Published Jul. 24 2017

BEIJING (AP) - One-time rising Chinese political star Sun Zhengcai is being investigated for violations of party discipline, the ruling...

Police: Man wounds 5 people in northern Swiss city

Published Jul. 24 2017

BERLIN (AP) - An unkempt man armed with a chainsaw wounded five people Monday at an office building in the...

South Sudan sexual violence on 'massive scale,' report says

Published Jul. 24 2017

WAU, South Sudan (AP) - It's been five months since the shy, frail 13-year-old was snatched from his bed, drugged...

AP Explains: India and China face off in border standoff

Published Jul. 24 2017

NEW DELHI (AP) - It was the tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan that sounded the alarm: Chinese soldiers had arrived...

Parents prepare to return to court in Charlie Gard case

Published Jul. 24 2017

LONDON (AP) - The parents of a critically ill infant are returning to court for the latest stage in their...

Girl's HIV infection seems under control without AIDS drugs

Published Jul. 24 2017

A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after...

A look at major issues Duterte confronting in his 2nd year

Published Jul. 24 2017

MANILA, Philippines (AP) - A year ago Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte promised to cleanse his Southeast Asian nation of illegal...

The Latest: Trump's Mideast envoy expected in Israel

Published Jul. 24 2017

JERUSALEM (AP) - The Latest on the escalation in Israel and the Palestinian territories over a contested Jerusalem holy site...

Suicide car bombing kills 24, wounds 42 in Afghan capital

Published Jul. 24 2017

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A suicide bomber rammed his car packed with explosives into a bus carrying government employees in...