CAIRO (AP) — Egypt Health Ministry says 15 killed in clashes between police, supporters of ousted president.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s army chief, who’s often referred to as the country’s most powerful person, says he will retire on Nov. 29, ending speculation that he would try to stay on past the end of his tenure.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin ceremoniously lit the Olympic flame on Red Square on Sunday, but the four-month relay to Sochi for the Winter Games got off to a rocky start when one of the torches
BEIJING (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people in southeast China were evacuated and fishing vessels called back to shore on Sunday because of an approaching typhoon, authorities said.
Typhoon Fitow is expected to make landfall early Monday
CASCADE, Jamaica (AP) — Crocodiles were once so abundant along the salty rim of southern Jamaica that images of their toothy jaws and spiny armor crown the tropical island’s coat of arms and are stenciled on the bumpers
STOCKHOLM (AP) — The announcements of this year’s Nobel Prize winners will start Monday with the medicine award and continue with physics, chemistry, literature, peace and economics. The secretive award committees never give away any hints in advance
WAZIRISTAN, Pakistan (AP) — The Pakistani Taliban say the Afghan Taliban are financially supporting their war against Islamabad and providing their fighters sanctuary in neighboring Afghanistan.
Pakistani Taliban spokesman Shahidullah Shahid revealed the support Saturday in an interview
RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Some 2,000 jobless Moroccans marched through the capital Sunday, demanding the government sort out the nation’s unemployment by giving them jobs in public sector.
Like the rest of North Africa, youth unemployment, especially among
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libya says in a statement that it has asked the United States for “clarifications” regarding the abduction in Tripoli of an al-Qaida leader linked to the 1998 U.S. Embassy bombings in East Africa, saying
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel has indicted a Belgian-Iranian man on charges of spying for Iran.
Israel’s Justice Ministry says Ali Mansouri took notes on the security screenings at Israel’s international airport and photographed the U.S. Embassy in Tel
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials say suicide bomber hits Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad, 12 killed.
JERUSALEM (AP) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he holds the Palestinian Authority responsible for a suspected Palestinian militant attack on a young Israeli girl.
Netanyahu told his Cabinet that the Palestinian government was to blame for
LONDON (AP) — Seven days after the Pakistani Taliban shot her in the head, Malala Yousafzai woke up confused in a place that wasn’t home. Her first thought? “Thank God I’m not dead.”
Malala, whose campaign for girls’
BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi official says a consortium led by Royal Dutch Shell has boosted production at a prized oil field in the country’s south to 175,000 barrels a day, speaking at a ceremony formally inaugurating commercial
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian jetfighters staged celebratory flights over Cairo on Sunday, ushering in a commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the nation’s last war with Israel on a day when rival rallies by supporters and opponents of