Syrian regime frees some women prisoners

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese officials and Syrian activists say authorities in Damascus have given in to a rebel demand and released several women…

EU moves closer to action on Hezbollah

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is moving closer to declaring the military wing of the Lebanese party Hezbollah a terrorist organization …

5 killed in landslide in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — An official says a landslide triggered by heavy rains has killed at least five people near Turkey’s border with Syria.…

G20 to multinationals: Pay more taxes

PARIS (AP) — The finance chiefs of the world’s leading economies have announced an ambitious plan to help governments get more taxes from mu…