News  /  World

Most Recent

The Latest: Merkel vows 'everything possible' for security

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 7:00am

The Latest on the shootings in Munich (all times local):

Afghan public health ministry official says death toll in attack on Kabul protest march rises to 61, 207 people wounded

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 7:00am

Afghan public health ministry official says death toll in attack on Kabul protest march rises to 61, 207 people wounded.

Afghan health ministry officials say at least 31 people have been killed, 160 wounded in blast at Kabul protest march

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 6:30am

Afghan health ministry officials say at least 31 people have been killed, 160 wounded in blast at Kabul protest march.

Hungary's Viktor Orban says Donald Trump better for Europe

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 6:30am

Hungary's prime minister says the anti-terrorism proposals of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump make him the better option for Europe and Hungary.

Heightened terrorist checks slow Channel crossings from UK

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 6:20am

Travelers seeking to cross the England Channel to enter France have faced severe delays because of heightened French security checks.

Russian balloonist lands safely in Australia after 11 days

Rod McGuirk, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 6:11am

A cold and exhausted 65-year-old Russian balloonist came back to Earth with a bruising thud in the Australian Outback on Saturday after claiming a new world record by flying solo around the world nonstop in 11 days, officials said.

Indian defense chief oversees search for air force plane

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 6:11am

India's defense minister was overseeing an aerial search of the Bay of Bengal on Saturday for an air force transport plane that disappeared with 29 people aboard.

Zimbabwe calls veterans' statement on Mugabe traitorous

Farai Mutsaka, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 6:10am

Zimbabwe's government says a surprise statement by the country's independence war veterans attacking President Robert Mugabe is traitorous and treasonous.

Migrants brave heat to march to Serbia-Hungary border

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 6:00am

Around a hundred migrants and asylum seekers are braving scorching heat to continue a march toward Serbia's border with Hungary meant to draw attention to the plight of thousands of people facing closed borders after fleeing war and poverty.

Witnesses: Deadly blast strikes demonstration in Kabul

Karim Sharifi, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 5:51am

An explosion struck a large demonstration march in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Saturday, causing multiple casualties, according to officials and witnesses.

Mediator: Yerevan police hostages released

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 5:50am

A mediator in the police hostage standoff in the Armenian capital has told local media that the last two captives have been released.

Police say Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootings

Paul Wheatley and Frank Jordans, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 5:50am

The 18-year-old gunman who opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall and fast-food restaurant, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself, was obsessed with mass shootings, police said Saturday.

Nigerian girls can wear headscarves to school, court rules

Michelle Faul, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 5:30am

Nigerian girls have the right to wear the hijab headscarf to school, an appeals court has ruled in a country where suicide bombers have abused Islamic dress to hide their deadly weapons.

Witnesses: Deadly blast hits protest march in Afghan capital Kabul

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 5:00am

Witnesses: Deadly blast hits protest march in Afghan capital Kabul.

Turkish leader slams West over crackdown after failed coup

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 5:00am

Turkey's president has sharply criticized Western countries that expressed concern about possible human rights violations in Turkey's sweeping crackdown after an attempted coup.

Governor: "We have to do everything possible to defend our freedom, and without security there can't be any freedom."

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 4:40am

Governor: "We have to do everything possible to defend our freedom, and without security there can't be any freedom."

Floods kill at least 112 across China, leave scores missing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 4:20am

Torrential rains that swept through China this week have left at least 112 people dead and 91 others missing, various provincial governments reported on Saturday.

Kerry visits American wounded in Nice attack

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 4:20am

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is on a private visit to Nice, France where he visited an American citizen recovering from injuries sustained in the July 14 truck attack in the Mediterranean city.

Police investigator: Munich shooter was armed with 9mm Glock pistol; had 300 rounds

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 4:10am

Police investigator: Munich shooter was armed with 9mm Glock pistol; had 300 rounds.