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State broadcaster CCTV says rescuers heard survivors yelling for help Tuesday from inside a capsized cruise ship on China's Yangtze River after it went down overnight in a storm with 458 people aboard, most of them elderly.
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Report: Survivors yell for help in China boat sinking

The Associated Press  |  posted 59 minutes ago
State broadcaster CCTV says rescuers heard survivors yelling for help Tuesday from inside a capsized cruise ship on China's Yangtze River after it went down overnight in a storm with 458 people aboard, most of them elderly.
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Broadcaster says rescuers hear survivors yelling for help in capsized ship in China's Yangtze

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 10:21pm
Broadcaster says rescuers hear survivors yelling for help in capsized ship in China's Yangtze.
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South Korea reports 2 deaths from MERS

Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 9:42pm
South Korea on Tuesday confirmed the country's first two deaths from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome as it fights to contain the spread of the virus that has killed hundreds of people in the Middle East.
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UN says gays are victims of violent abuse all over the world

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 9:21pm
The U.N. human rights chief said in a new report that lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people are victims of "pervasive, violent abuse, harassment and discrimination" in all regions of the world and cites hundreds of hate-related killings.
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US insists Kerry's broken leg won't hinder Iran talks

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 8:31pm
Secretary of State John Kerry returned to Boston Monday for surgery on his broken leg, as U.S. officials insisted his injury would not hinder his participation in nuclear negotiations with Iran.
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UN official says Ebola will end in Sierra Leone in weeks

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 7:21pm
The U.N. Ebola chief said Monday he believes "it's only a matter of weeks" before the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone ends, but stopping the deadly disease in Guinea will take more time because in some areas unsafe traditions still hold sway over what's good for people's health.
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Bahamas police probe deaths of 2 employees of cruise lines

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 6:02pm
Bahamian authorities are investigating the deaths of two crew members on separate cruise ships that were in the islands' waters.
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UN official says Ebola will end in Sierra Leone in weeks

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 5:30pm
The United Nations' Ebola chief says he believes it's only a matter of weeks before the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone ends.
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Radical teachers vow to block Mexican midterm elections

Mark Stevenson, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 3:40pm
Members of a radical Mexican teachers union broke into or blockaded electoral offices in the southern state of Oaxaca on Monday amid threats to block this weekend's midterm elections.
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Obama: No military solution to Iran's nuclear program

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 3:21pm
U.S President Barack Obama reached out to a skeptical Israeli public in an interview aired Monday saying that only an agreement, not military action, can prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons.
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Argentine judge who reduced child abuser sentence resigns

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 2:31pm
A judge in Argentina has resigned amid sharp criticism for reducing the sentence of a convicted child abuser because the 6-year-old victim supposedly showed signs of being gay.
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IS supporters in Gaza demand Hamas halt crackdown

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 1:31pm
Islamic State supporters in Gaza have given the ruling Hamas movement a 48-hour deadline to halt its crackdown on them.
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American held in Yemen is freed

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 1:31pm
A freelance journalist who was among several Americans held by Shiite rebels in Yemen has been set free.
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Officials: US, Pakistani strikes kill 14 militants

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 1:01pm
Pakistani intelligence officials say a U.S. drone strike killed four militants and Pakistani airstrikes killed another 10 in the North Waziristan tribal area bordering Afghanistan.
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South Sudanese dissidents back home, raising hope for peace

Charlton Doki, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 12:51pm
Five South Sudanese dissident politicians who in 2013 faced accusations of mounting a failed coup have returned home from Kenya following talks mediated by African leaders, raising hopes for peace despite new fighting near the country's oil fields.
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Nigerian president to visit Chad, Niger on 1st official trip

Michelle Faul, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 12:41pm
Nigeria's new president will visit Chad and Niger, making the countries whose troops help fight Boko Haram a priority on his first official travels outside the country, an official said Monday.
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American held in Yemen freed, French hostage pleas for help

Ahmed Al-Haj, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 12:40pm
A freelance journalist who was among several Americans held by Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen was set free Monday as a French hostage abducted in Yemen by an unknown party appeared in a video pleading for help.
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US official calls for Myanmar citizenship for Rohingya

Eileen NG, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 12:11pm
A senior U.S. official said Monday that resettlement in a third country is not the answer to the swelling tide of boat people in Southeast Asia and called for Myanmar to give citizenship to Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution there.
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German foreign minister visits Gaza

Fares Akram, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 11:42am
Germany's foreign minister paid a rare visit to the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on Monday, calling on Israel to ease a blockade on the territory and urging Hamas prevent rockets from being fired into Israel.
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French foreign minister hopeful about Iranian nuclear deal

The Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 11:41am
France's foreign minister believes there's a good chance that world powers will reach a deal with Iran curbing its nuclear activities, but is insisting on sufficient access to military facilities for international inspections.
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American woman killed in lion attack in South African park

Christopher Torchia, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 10:42am
A lion killed an American woman and injured a man driving through a private wildlife park in Johannesburg on Monday, a park official said.
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69 killed as tanker truck explodes in southern Nigeria

Michelle Faul, Associated Press  |  posted Jun 1st - 10:02am
A runaway oil tanker truck exploded in a crowded bus station in the south of the country, setting ablaze 12 buses carrying passengers and killing 69 people, Nigeria's Red Cross and police said Monday.
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