Tom Odula, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 10:00am
A pregnant woman was rescued Thursday after being trapped for six days in a collapsed apartment building in the Kenyan capital, the second survivor found this week in the rubble of the seven-story structure that fell amid heavy rains and killed 36 people.
Daniel Estrin, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 10:00am
The Israeli military said it uncovered a new tunnel Thursday stretching from southern Gaza Strip into Israel and built by Palestinian militants seeking to stage attacks in Israel, a discovery that comes amid an escalation in violence between Israel and Gaza's militant Hamas rulers.
Jill Lawless, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 9:21am
Londoners cast votes Thursday in an election that could give the city its first Muslim mayor, while voters elsewhere in Britain were expected to punish the main opposition Labour Party in local and regional polls.
Barry Hatton, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 9:20am
A former CIA agent has lodged another appeal at Portugal's Constitutional Court against her extradition to Italy to serve a four-year sentence for her part in the U.S. extraordinary renditions program, a court official said Thursday.
Northern Ireland police say they have arrested 14 men on suspicion of Irish Republican Army membership following an IRA funeral featuring a military-style procession beside an Irish flag-draped coffin.
Rami Musa, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 9:00am
A senior Libyan military official says an Islamic State suicide bomber has rammed his car into a checkpoint in the country's west manned by a militia from the western city of Misrata, killing five militiamen.
Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 8:30am
A justice on Brazil's supreme court suspended the leader of the country's lower house of Congress on Thursday, removing one of the nation's most powerful politicians who is reviled by many for numerous corruption allegations.
British Prime Minister David Cameron has toned down his comments on Donald Trump, saying the Republican presidential hopeful deserves respect — but was wrong to call for a ban on Muslims entering the U.S.
Albert Aji and Bassem Mroue, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 7:30am
A car bomb exploded in the main square of a central Syrian village on Thursday and once people gathered to help the victims, a suicide bomber riding a motorcycle detonated his explosives belt nearby, killing at least 10 people and wounding scores, state media and the regional governor said.
Avet Demourian, Associated Press | Posted May 5th - 7:21am
Armenia's government gave the go-ahead on Thursday to legislation that calls for recognizing the independence of Nagorno-Karabakh, a separatist region which is officially part of neighboring Azerbaijan.