Bomb kills 2 in Pakistan anti-polio drive

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A bomb exploded next to a van carrying Pakistani security guards tasked with protecting workers involved in an ant…

Greece expects economy to grow, finally

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece expects its economy to grow next year — at last. In its draft budget presented Monday, the government forecast …

NKorea rushes to finish lavish ski resort

MASIK PASS, North Korea (AP) — The secretary-general of North Korea’s ski association views the sprawling alpine landscape before him with u…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Pressure mounts on Taiwan for China talks

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Pressure is mounting on Taiwan’s weakened president to open political talks with Beijing after Chinese President Xi Ji…