Mike Corder, Associated Press | Posted
May 30th - 8:24am
The Dutch parliament on Tuesday completed the ratification of a pact between the European Union and Ukraine aimed at keeping Russia at arm's length, despite voters in the Netherlands rejecting the agreement in an advisory referendum last year.
Menelaos Hadjicostis, Associated Press | Posted
May 30th - 7:45am
The president of Cyprus on Tuesday rebuked a United Nations envoy for speaking of a possible crisis over the ethnically divided country's search for offshore oil and gas, calling the remark "unacceptable" and a "threat" amid faltering reunification talks.
A top White House communications staffer has resigned as President Donald Trump considers a major staff overhaul. The departure of Michael Dubke, Trump's communications director, comes as aides say Trump has grown increasingly frustrated by allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and revelations of possible ties between his campaign and Moscow. Dubke's last day has not been determined.
Murtada Faraj, Associated Press | Posted
May 30th - 7:14am
A massive bombing by the Islamic State group outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad and a rush hour car bomb in another downtown area killed at least 31 people on Tuesday, Iraqi officials said.
A popular German state governor announced Tuesday that he is stepping down after being diagnosed with cancer, prompting a change to Chancellor Angela Merkel's federal Cabinet less than four months before a national election.
Krishan Francis, Associated Press | Posted
May 30th - 6:54am
Tens of thousands of people marooned by severe flooding and mudslides in Sri Lanka remained in relief camps Tuesday, as aid teams bolstered by Indian navy divers and doctors pushed forward with rescue efforts.