President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that will roll back many of former President Barack Obama's efforts to curb global warming. The order is aimed at helping create more American energy jobs, although Democrats say it's a step backward in the quest for alternative power sources. The president signed the order at the headquarters of the Environmental Protection Agency, declaring "the start of a new era" in energy production.
Sylejman Kllokoqi, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 12:23pm
Serbian Prime Minister and presidential candidate Aleksandar Vucic on Tuesday abandoned plans to campaign among the minority Serbs in Kosovo, saying he was not prepared to abide by the conditions set by the Kosovo government.
Dusan Stojanovic, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 12:13pm
Russian President Vladimir Putin has promised to sign off on a delivery of fighter jets, battle tanks and armored vehicles to Serbia, the Balkan country's defense minister said Tuesday, in what could worsen tensions with neighboring states and trigger an arms race in the war-weary region.
Frank Jordans, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 11:53am
German officials on Tuesday warned Turkey against spying on its territory, after Ankara allegedly sought Berlin's help in eavesdropping on hundreds of Turks in Germany thought to be supporters of U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen.
Howard Amos, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 11:36am
A senior Russian general on Tuesday accused the U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State of targeting Syria's infrastructure — including a key dam — in territory held by the Sunni extremist group.
Carley Petesch and Saleh Mwanamilongo, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 10:55am
Three bodies, including those of a male and female Caucasian, have been found in Congo's Central Kasai province, the government said Tuesday, and are suspected to be those of U.N. experts who disappeared there two weeks ago with colleagues.
Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 10:35am
Embracing the European Union could be seen as a risky move for politicians given Britain's decision to abandon the bloc and the renewed popularity of nationalist parties. But French presidential front-runner Emmanuel Macron is doing just that.
A German court has sentenced a 31-year-old Pakistani to four years and three months in prison for spying for Iran by seeking out possible Jewish and Israeli-related targets for attacks in Germany and France.
Jamey Keaten, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 10:04am
Lawyers say a Roman Empire-era coffin depicting the 12 labors of Hercules is set to go home to Turkey, ending a legal battle over a prized artifact that had mysteriously turned up in Geneva's secretive customs-office warehouse years ago.