Kenya’s Red Cross says at least 41 people were killed after an early morning bus crash.
JERUSALEM (AP) — A group of Israeli soldiers has danced up a storm of criticism after they were filmed boogying alongside Palestinians while on patrol in the West Bank.
The soldiers were making the rounds in the city
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state TV is reporting that President Hassan Rouhani has said Iran will apply all efforts to prevent military action against the Tehran-backed regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.
The Thursday report says the
BEIJING (AP) — The teenage son of a well-known Chinese military singer has pleaded not guilty to an alleged gang rape, in a case that has focused attention on what the public often sees as spoiled behavior among
JOKKMOKK, Sweden (AP) — On a dirt road passing through sparkling lakes and spruce woods in the wilds of northern Sweden, a woman belonging to Europe’s only indigenous people — the Sami — chants a traditional, high-pitched tune.
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Tropical Storm Kong-Rey battered Taiwan on Thursday, dumping more than 500 millimeters (19 inches) of rain on the heavily populated west coast and causing widespread flooding.
Kong-Rey skirted the island’s east coast before heading
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A wealthy businesswoman at the center of a corruption scandal has surrendered to Philippine President Benigno Aquino III three days after a large protest in Manila to condemn large-scale graft allegations in a country
BANGKOK (AP) — The price of oil fell below $110 a barrel Thursday, easing off a two-year high, after a report showed a rise in U.S. crude inventories.
Benchmark oil for October delivery was down 72 cents to
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A Colombian high court has declared constitutional a law the government says is key to its peace process with rebels but which rights activists say could lead to impunity for war crimes.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Officials say a businesswoman in the center of a corruption scandal has surrendered to the Philippine president three days after a large protest in the capital to condemn the large-scale graft allegations.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — President Juan Manuel Santos said Wednesday that he is ready to start talks with the country’s second-largest rebel movement.
He made the comment at a ceremony a day after the rebel National Liberation Army,
PANAMA CITY (AP) — A preliminary report by a team of United Nations experts has determined that a North Korean cargo ship seized in Panama for carrying weapons violated U.N. sanctions, the Panamanian government said Wednesday.
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — An evangelical couple in the Dominican Republic has become the first pair to marry under a new law recognizing religious weddings not held in a Roman Catholic church.
The newly effective law
PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panamanian officials have identified the skeletal remains of a California woman who disappeared in 2011 in Panama after arriving in the country with her boyfriend, authorities said Wednesday.
DNA testing confirmed that the remains
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say the Navy is beefing up its presence in the Persian Gulf region, increasing the number of aircraft carriers from one to two.
The USS Truman has arrived in the Arabian Sea and