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The Latest: Report: Turkey evacuates town near Syria border

August 23, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian civil war (all times local):

7:30 p.m. more »»

Virgin Trains challenges Corbyn's train-too-full claims

August 23, 2016

LONDON (AP) — Virgin Trains has taken issue with British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn's claim he was forced to sit on the floor on a recent journey. more »»

Storms damage trees in Mexican monarch butterfly reserve

August 23, 2016

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Storms caused a big spike in the number of trees blown down or severely damaged in forests where migrating monarch butterflies spend the winter in central Mexico, experts... more »»

Eurozone business resilient in face of Brexit uncertainties

August 23, 2016

LONDON (AP) — Business activity across the 19-country eurozone grew at a steady, moderate pace in August as the region continued to show little concern about the impact of a British exit from the... more »»

Turkey strikes IS in Syria as tensions rise over border town

August 23, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish artillery shelled Islamic State targets across the border in Syria for the second consecutive day on Tuesday, a senior Turkish official said, amid reports that... more »»

France, Germany want encrypted app makers to help stop IS

August 23, 2016

PARIS (AP) — France and Germany pushed Tuesday for Europe-wide rules requiring the makers of encrypted messaging apps such as Telegram to help governments monitor communications among suspected... more »»

Russian soldier gets life for killing Armenian family of 7

August 23, 2016

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — An Armenian court on Tuesday sentenced a Russian soldier to life in prison for killing a family of seven outside a Russian military base in Armenia, which sparked a major... more »»

US, Biden face tough task to mend relations with Turkey

August 23, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — With suspicions on both sides mounting, the United States is struggling to preserve its wobbly partnership with Turkey as the Turks entertain closer relations with Russia and... more »»

Nigeria: Air raid 'fatally wounds' Boko Haram leader

August 23, 2016

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's military said Tuesday it believes an airstrike has "fatally wounded" Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau, but there was no way to confirm yet another claim of the... more »»

Turkey launches new artillery strikes at IS in Syria

August 23, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's artillery shelled Islamic State group targets across the border in Syria for the second consecutive day on Tuesday, a senior Turkish official said, amid reports tha... more »»

Swiss charge 3 suspects in global phishing case

August 23, 2016

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss prosecutors say they've charged three people accused of illegally obtaining data on at least 133,600 credit cards with computer fraud following their extradition from Thailand. more »»

Eurozone business activity shows little concern about Brexit

August 23, 2016

LONDON (AP) — Business activity across the 19-country eurozone grew at a steady but subdued pace in August as the region continued to show little concern about the impact of a British exit from... more »»

Thai military court rejects torture allegation in bomb trial

August 23, 2016

BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai military court on Tuesday rejected allegations by two Uighur defendants that they were tortured in custody to confess to bombing a popular Hindu shrine in Bangkok last year... more »»

UN: Thousands of Central American children seek to enter US

August 23, 2016

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Thousands of children trying to escape gang violence and poverty in Central America have made their way to the United States this year — and there is no sign that the flow i... more »»

US commander skeptical of cooperation with Russia in Syria

August 22, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. commander for the fight against the Islamic State group said Monday that he is skeptical of any additional military cooperation with Russia in Syria. more »»

Turkey withdraws ambassador to Austria amid diplomatic spat

August 22, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey is withdrawing its ambassador to Austria, the Turkish foreign minister said Monday, amid a growing diplomatic spat. more »»

Italy, German, French eye beefed up EU defense after attacks

August 22, 2016

ABOARD THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER GARIBALDI (AP) — The leaders of Italy, France and Germany vowed Monday to boost joint European security efforts in the wake of Islamic extremist attacks as they made a... more »»

Turkey vows to 'cleanse' border of IS after deadly attack

August 22, 2016

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey vowed Monday to fight Islamic State militants at home and to "cleanse" the group from its borders after a weekend suicide bombing at a Kurdish wedding, an attack that... more »»

Knife-wielding woman wounds 3 in Belgian capital

August 22, 2016

BRUSSELS (AP) — A knife-wielding woman stabbed three people in Brussels on Monday and was later shot by police when she refused to obey their orders, prosecutors said. more »»

Hungarian official says pigs' heads would scare migrants

August 22, 2016

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A Hungarian member of the European Parliament stirred controversy Monday by suggesting that displaying pig heads on a border fence would be an efficient way to scare... more »»

 
 
 

 

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