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The Latest: Malaysia to check airport for toxic chemical

February 25, 2017

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Latest on Malaysia's investigation into the apparent assassination of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local):

8:30 p.m. more »»

 
 
 
Zimbabwe's Mugabe marks 93rd birthday in opposition area

February 25, 2017

MATOPO HILLS, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 93rd birthday Saturday amid granite hills where ancient spirits are said to dwell, defying calls to resign after... more »»

Malaysia warns North Korea to cooperate with investigation

February 25, 2017

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia said Saturday that it would issue an arrest warrant for a North Korean diplomat if he refuses to cooperate with the investigation into the deadly attack on... more »»

Twin attacks on Syrian security buildings kill at least 32

February 25, 2017

BEIRUT (AP) — Twin attacks on two Syrian security offices in the central city of Homs Saturday killed at least 32 people, including a senior security official who heads the feared Military... more »»

Malaysia awaits lab tests after nerve agent used in airport

February 25, 2017

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — One day after Malaysia revealed that VX nerve agent was used in a bizarre killing at the Kuala Lumpur airport, police said Saturday that they have raided a... more »»

AP Explains: Who competes and how Carnival parades judged

February 25, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro's Carnival parade is world famous for the samba dancing, costumes that leave little to the imagination and the magnificent floats that roll down Avenida... more »»

AP Explains: What chemical weapons N. Korea possesses

February 25, 2017

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea may have found a new use for its large stockpile of chemical and biological weapons, which are meant to attack South Korean and U.. more »»

Syrian who worked on nominated film can't attend Oscars

February 25, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. more »»

Brazil's Carnival begins with parades, parties but no mayor

February 25, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Revelers across Brazil began Carnival celebrations on Friday, taking to the streets to dance, drink beer and spirits, and blow off steam at a time of economic angst and fury... more »»

Brazil's Carnival opens but without Rio's evangelical mayor

February 25, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Revelers across Brazil began Carnival celebrations on Friday, taking to the streets to dance, drink beer and spirits, and blow off steam at a time of economic angst and fury... more »»

Brazil's Carnival kicks off with parades and street parties

February 25, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Revelers all over Brazil were getting Carnival celebrations started Friday, taking to the streets to dance, drink beer and spirits, and blow off steam at a time of economic... more »»

Italy vows to be ready in time to host G-7 in Sicilian town

February 25, 2017

TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — Italy still needs to build two helicopter landing pads and repave miles of road, but a top government official promised Friday that everything will be ready for the May... more »»

Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

February 25, 2017

MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine. more »»

Paris mayor, Clooney fire back at Trump for insulting city

February 24, 2017

PARIS (AP) — Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, France's foreign minister and an American cinema luminary pushed back at U.S. President Donald Trump for insulting the City of Light on Friday in a speech. more »»

Venezuela, Libya again lose UN vote rights over dues debts

February 24, 2017

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Venezuela and Libya have been suspended from voting in the U.N. more »»

Peru's president tells Trump he prefers 'bridges to walls'

February 24, 2017

LIMA, Peru (AP) — The first Latin American president to visit Donald Trump at the White House told the U.S. more »»

France opens full fake jobs inquiry into candidate Fillon

February 24, 2017

PARIS (AP) — The French financial prosecutor's office decided Friday to open a judicial inquiry surrounding the allegedly fake parliamentary aide jobs that conservative presidential candidate... more »»

Brazil's Carnival kicks off with parades and street parties

February 24, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Revelers all over Brazil were getting Carnival celebrations started Friday, taking to the streets to dance samba, drink beer and other spirits, and blow off steam at a time... more »»

Versace 'power woman' designs, Etro funky nomads in Milan

February 24, 2017

MILAN (AP) — Gigi Hadid drew a crowd to Milan's Rinascente Department store where she was showing off Tommy Hilfiger's latest fall-winter collection. more »»

VW makes $5.4 billion profit in 2016, limits executive pay

February 24, 2017

BERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen bounced back into the black in 2016 after suffering a loss the previous year due to the diesel emissions scandal, according to figures released by the German automaker... more »»

Nigerian kidnappers demand $200,000 for German scientists

February 24, 2017

KADUNA, Nigeria (AP) — Kidnappers are demanding a ransom of 60 million naira (about $200,000) for a German archaeologist and his associate abducted this week from a northern Nigerian village, a... more »»

 
 

 

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