Croatia celebrates its EU membership

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Fireworks are ready and foreign leaders are arriving as Croatia prepares to celebrate its entry into the European Uni…

Ecuador flower growers in Snowden shock

PIFO, Ecuador (AP) — Gino Descalzi used to fret about things like aphids, mildew and the high cost of shipping millions of roses a year from…

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 …

Move over Messi, here come the robots

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — With the score tied 1-1, it’s gone to a penalty shootout in a tense soccer match between teams from Israel and…

Petrocaribe summit in Nicaragua ends

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Heads of state of Petrocaribe nations have ended a summit in Nicaragua with agreements to promote a regional econo…

Tension rises ahead of Egypt protest

CAIRO (AP) — Organizers of a mass protest against Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi are claiming that more than 22 million people have signe…