LUDWIGSBURG, Germany (AP) — German prosecutors recommend pursuing charges against 30 alleged former Auschwitz guards.
Kansas legislators are having a special session to address a proposed change to the state’s “Hard 50″ prison sentence in response to a June U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
PARIS (AP) — Developed economies are staging a comeback after years of lagging growth, but a slowdown in emerging countries will keep global growth low this year, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Tuesday.
NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s most powerful politician and leader of the ruling Congress party alliance Sonia Gandhi has left for the United States for a health check, party officials said Tuesday.
Gandhi left New Delhi on Monday
NEW DELHI (AP) — India plans to subsidize wheat, rice and cereals for some 800 million people under a $20 billion scheme to cut malnutrition and ease poverty.
The Food Security Bill, sent this week by India’s parliament
The United States is considering launching a punitive strike against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad, blamed by the U.S. and the Syrian opposition for an Aug. 21 alleged chemical weapons attack in a rebel-held suburb of
TOKYO (AP) — Leaving San Francisco, singer Chris Hart has made himself at home in “J-pop.”
His album of cover versions of Japanese pop tunes is rising on the charts. And the crooner is scoring on this nation’s
There was little fanfare, but the gleaming white and newly built $6.4-billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge reopened to the public as vehicles began crossing it after more than a decade of construction delays.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A Greek militant anarchist group has claimed responsibility for a letter bomb sent to an anti-terrorism prosecutor, which exploded on Sunday without causing injury or damage.
The Conspiracy Nuclei of Fire, or SPF, is
TOKYO (AP) — Japan needs to boost its military spending to counter the potential threat from China’s increasingly powerful armed forces and North Korea’s long-range missiles, its defense minister said Tuesday.
Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera said Japan cannot
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says a united international response to the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria is unlikely but “the smallest chance” must be used to achieve one.
Germany says it won’t participate
WASHINGTON (AP) — A hearing to help determine whether three U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen will face a court-martial could be nearing its end in the case of an academy senior who allegedly was sexually assaulted at an off-campus
MONTEZUMA, Ga. (AP) — A hospital emergency room in central Georgia will soon close its doors.
Flint River Hospital in Montezuma plans to close… More »
BEIRUT (AP) — The number of refugees fleeing Syria’s violence has surpassed the 2 million mark, the U.N. refugee agency said Tuesday, as top U.S. officials prepared to argue before a key Senate committee for a punitive strike
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s powerful Defense Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa complained Tuesday that a visit of the United Nations human rights chief to the island nation was influenced by propaganda from remnants of the Tamil Tiger