Luis Andres Henao, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 3:20pm
The roars of lions, snorts of rhinos and trumpets of elephants still blend with the cacophony of honking buses and screeching cars passing nearby in one of the most heavily congested areas of Argentina's capital.
Survivors of the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at a Manchester concert hall say security screening ahead of the Ariana Grande show was haphazard. Nikola Trochtova, who was leaving the venue when she heard the explosion, told Czech radio that there was almost no security screening ahead of the concert. It is still unclear how the bomber was able to enter the area undetected. The blast happened after Grande left the stage and the arena lights were turned back up.
Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 2:36pm
Embattled President Michel Temer's attempt to win back confidence and stay in power was undermined Tuesday as one aide was arrested in a fraud scheme, another aide turned over to police a bag full of cash and shouts of "down with Temer" led a Senate commission to suspend work on a package of the president's labor reforms.
Ahmed Al-Haj, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 1:36pm
U.S. helicopters airlifted soldiers to a central Yemeni province where they targeted an al-Qaida compound, clashing with suspected militants and killing at least seven of them early on Tuesday, according to the American military, Yemeni security officials and tribal leaders.
Danica Coto, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 1:25pm
The head of Puerto Rico's largest public university announced on Tuesday that she has resigned just hours before she faced arrest for failing to reopen an institution that has been shut down by a student strike for nearly two months.
Hamza Hendawi, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 1:16pm
Egyptian prosecutors on Tuesday ordered the detention for one day of an opposition leader widely tipped to challenge President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi in 2018 elections following a complaint that he made an obscene finger gesture on the street outside a Cairo courtroom in January, according to one of his lawyers.
Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 1:16pm
President Donald Trump made a personal appeal for peace between Israel and the Palestinians, calling on both sides to put aside the "pain and disagreements of the past," as he closed a four-day swing through the Middle East Tuesday.
Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 12:46pm
The Hungarian government should "engage directly" with a university founded by billionaire George Soros which may have to leave Budapest because of recent amendments to the law on higher education, the United States said Tuesday.
Saleh Mwanamilongo, Associated Press | Posted
May 23rd - 11:34am
Authorities in Congo said Tuesday they have opened an investigation into whether a former government minister played a role in inciting violence in the turbulent Kasai provinces that has killed hundreds in recent months, including a team of United Nations experts.