JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel and the U.S. are on the same page regarding the need to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons, an official said Saturday night after President Barack Obama told The Associated Press that Iran is
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — U.S. forces on Saturday captured an al-Qaida leader in Libya linked to the 1998 American Embassy bombings in east Africa and wanted by the United States for more than a decade, a U.S. official
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The U.S. military says a small plane on a U.S. counter-drug mission crashed Saturday in a remote, jungle region of northern Colombia, killing three Americans and a Panamanian National Guardsman and seriously injuring the
SAO PAULO (AP) — Popular Brazilian opposition leader Marina Silva announced Saturday that she was joining forces with the Socialist Party ahead of next year’s presidential election, a decision that came after the top electoral court ruled against
Today is Sunday, Oct. 6, the 279th day of 2013. There are 86 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On Oct. 6, 1927, the era of talking pictures arrived with the opening of “The Jazz
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Salim Massebellah had just reached the parking lot at Nairobi’s premiere mall. Private guards inspected his trunk, then passed a mirror underneath his vehicle, checking for the exposed wires that would indicate a bomb.
CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian politician who has opposed the military crackdown that has killed or jailed hundreds of Islamist supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi was surprised to find himself under a violent attack when he accidentally
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Thousands of nurses who work at hospitals across the Dominican Republic are planning a two-day strike to demand higher wages.
An estimated 13,000 nurses who belong to five large unions will go
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Separatist rebels in northern Mali say they’re returning to a peace accord with the government about a week after they said they were suspending their participation.
The announcement late Saturday was made in
ROME (AP) — Filmmaker Carlo Lizzani, a much-lauded protagonist of Italian Neorealism, has died, Italian state news media reported Saturday. He was 91.
There was an outpouring of condolences after his death was reported, including from President Giorgio
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials raise day’s death toll to 66, most in bombing of Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti said Saturday that it “strongly disagrees” with a court ruling in the Dominican Republic that strips citizenship from the children of Haitian migrants.
The Haitian government had been mostly silent on the court
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials report 2 more bombings, raising the day’s death toll to 41.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A plane carrying five Americans and a Panamanian on an anti-drug mission crashed Saturday in a remote, jungle region in northern Colombia, killing four of the occupants and injuring the other two.
BERLIN (AP) — Syria’s President Bashar Assad has conceded making mistakes and says no side in his country’s civil war is entirely free of blame, according to an interview to be published Sunday by German magazine Der Spiegel.