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The Latest: Cyril Ramaphosa elected new South African leader

February 15, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's leadership transition (all times local):

3:30 p.m. more »»

Ramaphosa elected as South Africa's new president

February 15, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday was elected as South Africa's new president by ruling party legislators after the resignation of Jacob Zuma. more »»

UK blames Russian military for 'malicious' cyberattack

February 15, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Britain blamed the Russian government on Thursday for a cyberattack that hit businesses across Europe last year, accusing Moscow of "weaponizing information" in a new kind of warfare. more »»

Ramaphosa aims to lead South Africa out of corruption swamp

February 15, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Up from Soweto township to become a leading anti-apartheid activist and then wealthy businessman, Cyril Ramaphosa has been a central figure in South Africa's tumultuous histor... more »»

Russian cargo ship docks at International Space Station

February 15, 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — An unmanned Russian cargo ship has docked successfully at the International Space Station, delivering a fresh batch of supplies for the cre. more »»

Mattis: US, Turkey finding 'common ground' on Syria

February 15, 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. more »»

Government says American detainee worked for IS in Syria

February 15, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — An American detained by U.S. more »»

Ramaphosa set to become new South African president Thursday

February 15, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's acting President Cyril Ramaphosa was poised to become the country's new leader in a parliament vote Thursday following the resignation of Jacob Zuma, whose... more »»

6 African nations among the worst to be young in a war zone

February 15, 2018

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Six African nations are among the 10 worst in the world to be a child in a war zone, a new report says. more »»

Australian government ministers banned from sex with staff

February 15, 2018

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister on Thursday banned government ministers from having sex with staff as his deputy battled for his political survival over revelations that he... more »»

UN: Afghan civilian casualties decreased 9 percent in 2017

February 15, 2018

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The number of civilians killed and wounded in the war in Afghanistan declined last year, but the number of deaths from airstrikes was on the rise, according to a new... more »»

Myanmar government under Suu Kyi cracks down on journalists

February 15, 2018

BANGKOK (AP) — When five Myanmar journalists were sentenced to decade-long prison terms for reporting the alleged existence of a military-run chemical weapons factory in Myanmar a few years ago,... more »»

As Gaza deteriorates, Israel turns to world for help

February 15, 2018

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Four years ago, Israel inflicted heavy damage on Gaza's infrastructure during a bruising 50-day war with Hamas militants. more »»

Report details harm to Cuba diplomats but offers no cause

February 15, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Doctors are releasing the first detailed medical reports about the hearing, vision, balance and brain symptoms suffered in what the State Department has called "health attacks"... more »»

The Latest: South Africa's ANC welcomes Zuma's departure

February 15, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's leadership crisis (all times local):

11:20 p.m. more »»

Venezuelan girl to live with Utah mother of jailed American

February 15, 2018

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A 7-year-old Venezuelan girl has made it to the United States after a long fight to take her away from the turbulent South American nation where her jailed mother and the... more »»

Group of senators reaches immigration deal on Dreamers, wall

February 15, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of senators reached a bipartisan agreement Wednesday aimed at balancing Democrats' fight to offer citizenship to young "Dreamer" immigrants with President Donald Trump's... more »»

Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies at 65

February 14, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai died Wednesday at age 65, ending a long campaign to lead his country that brought him jailings, beatings and accusations of... more »»

Democrats negotiating with FBI on classified info in memo

February 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday that he is continuing to negotiate with the FBI over the release of a memo packed with classified information... more »»

South African President Zuma succumbs to pressure, resigns

February 14, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African President Jacob Zuma resigned on Wednesday in a televised address to the nation, ending a turbulent tenure marred by corruption scandals that sapped the... more »»

 
 

 

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