Jim Gomez, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 27th - 12:30pm
The European Union on Monday summoned a Philippine envoy to explain an expletive-laden tirade by President Rodrigo Duterte, who threatened to hang EU officials for opposing his efforts to re-impose the death penalty.
Bassem Mroue, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 27th - 11:53am
U.S.-backed forces in northern Syria paused military operations near a dam held by the Islamic State group on Monday to allow engineers to fix any problems after conflicting reports about its stability.
Nataliya Vasilyeva, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 27th - 11:34am
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who organized a wave of nationwide protests against government corruption that rattled authorities, was jailed for 15 days on Monday by a Moscow court for resisting police orders.
Krishan Francis, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 27th - 10:03am
A bid by the opposition to wrest control of the Maldives' Parliament failed Monday after its lawmakers were either evicted or walked out from a vote on ousting the speaker following a dispute over problems with the electronic voting system.