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French yellow vests protest in Paris amid tighter security

March 23, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Thousands of French yellow vest demonstrators were marching through Paris on Saturday as authorities enforced bans on protests in certain areas and displayed enhanced security... more »»

 
 
 
Somalia govt minister among 5 victims in extremist attack

March 23, 2019

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Gunmen stormed a government building in Somalia's capital after a suicide car bombing on Saturday, killing at least five people including the country's deputy labor... more »»

French yellow vests protest amid enhanced security

March 23, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Yellow vest demonstrators gathered in Paris and other French cities for a 19th round of demonstrations as authorities issued bans on protests in certain areas and enhanced security... more »»

UK's embattled prime minister faces huge anti-Brexit march

March 23, 2019

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May has told lawmakers she may not seek passage of her troubled Brexit withdrawal plan in Parliament next wee. more »»

Q&A: The end of the Islamic State group's "caliphate"

March 23, 2019

BEIRUT (AP) — The announcement of victory over the Islamic State group in Syria marks the end of the extremists' self-styled caliphate, a proto-state in which they held millions hostage to their... more »»

UK prime minister may not seek vote on Brexit deal this week

March 23, 2019

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May has told lawmakers she may not seek passage of her troubled Brexit withdrawal plan in Parliament next wee. more »»

French yellow vest protests staged amid enhanced security

March 23, 2019

PARIS (AP) — The French government vowed to strengthen security as yellow vest protesters stage a 19th round of demonstrations, in an effort to avoid a repeat of last week's riots in Paris. more »»

US-backed Syrian force declares victory over Islamic State

March 23, 2019

BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — U.S. more »»

Timeline of the rise and fall of the Islamic State group

March 23, 2019

BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group erupted from the chaos of Syria and Iraq's conflicts and swiftly did what no Islamic militant group had done before, conquering a giant stretch of territory... more »»

Tens of thousands in southern Africa need help after cyclone

March 23, 2019

BEIRA, Mozambique (AP) — A second week has begun of efforts to find and help tens of thousands of people after Cyclone Idai devastated parts of southern Africa. more »»

Family of slain boy visits Christchurch mosque as it reopens

March 23, 2019

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — A Jordanian prince and the family of a slain 3-year-old boy and were among those who visited a New Zealand mosque Saturday when it reopened for the first time... more »»

New Thai government may be unstable, short-lived

March 23, 2019

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's election Sunday is likely to produce a weak unstable government whether it's a civilian or military-backed party that cobbles together a coalition, setting off a new... more »»

'My heart fell' says New Zealand surgeon who treated girl, 4

March 23, 2019

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — As soon as vascular surgeon Adib Khanafer received the call March 15, he started running toward the operating theater at Christchurch Hospital. more »»

Death toll rises to 62 in China chemical plant blast

March 23, 2019

BEIJING (AP) — A massive explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China with a long record of safety violations has killed at least 62 people and injured hundreds of others, 90 of them seriously. more »»

China stops purchase of Canadian canola seeds

March 23, 2019

TORONTO (AP) — China has stopped all new purchases of Canadian canola seeds in what some see as retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei. more »»

'Rise up!' NZ students heal with haka after mosque attacks

March 23, 2019

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Their voices have thundered across this heartsick city, in parks and at flower memorials and schools. more »»

Indonesian airline wants to cancel Boeing order after crash

March 23, 2019

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — In a blow for Boeing, Indonesia's flag carrier is seeking the cancellation of a multibillion dollar order for 49 of the manufacturer's 737 Max 8 jets, citing a loss of... more »»

A look at Russians who became mixed up in Trump probe

March 22, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — An investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller into an elaborate Russian operation that sought to meddle in the 2016 U.S. more »»

Potential recession signal: A key 'yield curve' has inverted

March 22, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the most closely watched predictors of a potential recession just yelped even louder. more »»

The Latest: EU gives UK leader May 2 Brexit deadlines

March 22, 2019

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):

9 p.m. more »»

 
 

 

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