Roadside bomb kills 2 in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Officials say a roadside bomb in northern Afghanistan has killed two people, including a local police commander cr…

Saudi authorities detain wanted Shiite

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A Saudi official says police have detained two men, including a Shiite Muslim accused of instigating violence, a…

Cyprus parliament approves bailout

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ lawmakers approved on Tuesday a multi-billion bailout agreement with international creditors aimed at prevent…

Blasts kill dozens in Iraq

A weeklong spike in sectarian violence continues in Iraq today with five explosions in predominantly Shiite areas in the central and souther…