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UK's Boris Johnson confronted by angry parent at hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:38am

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been confronted by an angry parent during a hospital visit.

Sri Lanka to hold presidential poll on Nov. 16

Kf, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:55am

State media say Sri Lanka will hold its presidential election on Nov. 16.

Olesen stays suspended from European Tour amid assault case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:20am

Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen will remain suspended from the European Tour until at least December after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft.

Bosnian police find 34 migrants in van near Serbia border

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:03am

Police in Bosnia say officers found 34 migrants in a van near the country's border with Serbia.

Fire at school outside Liberia's capital kills at least 27

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:02am

Police in Liberia say a fire at a Quranic school east of the capital, Monrovia, has killed at least 27 people and many are thought to be children.

Liberian police say a fire at a Quranic school outside the capital kills at least 27 people

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:57am

Liberian police say a fire at a Quranic school outside the capital kills at least 27 people.

Germany extends anti-Islamic State mission in Iraq by 1 year

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:37am

Chancellor Angela Merkel's Cabinet has approved extending Germany's military participation in an international coalition against the Islamic State group.

Congo's army says it kills militia leader wanted by the ICC

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:28am

Congo's army says it has killed the commander of the Rwandan Hutu militia group FDLR for whom the International Criminal Court had issued an arrest warrant.

Cries in the night: Life in the limbo of a Mexican shelter

Cedar Attanasio and Tim Sullivan, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:59am

A Mexican shelter three miles from the border has become an international community, home to 130 migrants from 11 countries.

Egypt says police kill 9 suspected militants in Cairo

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:48am

Egypt's Interior Ministry says police have killed nine suspected members of a militant group with links to the now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood in two separate Cairo shootouts.

Lawyer slain who represented key witness in Dutch gang trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:32am

A lawyer who represented a key witness in a major Dutch organized crime trial has been shot dead in Amsterdam, sparking calls for a tougher crackdown on violent underworld gangs.

Spain: 2 die in crash of small military training plane

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:26am

Spain's air force says that a student pilot and her instructor have both died when their plane crashed into the Mediterranean Sea.

Thai leader dodges opposition questions over flawed oath

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:15am

Thailand's prime minister has come under fire in a parliamentary debate because he omitted a key phrase in taking his oath of office in July, but dodged opposition demands to explain why he had left it out.

Indonesia sending back 547 containers of waste from West

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 4:52am

Indonesia is sending 547 containers of waste back to Western nations after finding they were contaminated with used plastic and hazardous materials.

Hiker drags himself through Australia woods with broken leg

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 4:23am

A hiker says he crawled for two days through rugged Australian woodland with a broken leg and arm after falling six meters (20 feet) down a waterfall and then dropping his cellphone in a creek.

Suicide bomb targets government office in east Afghanistan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 4:11am

An Afghan official says that a suicide bomber has attacked a government building in eastern Afghanistan.

Dutchman's body found, raises Spain's storm death toll to 7

Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 3:40am

Spanish police say they have found the body of a missing Dutchman, raising the death toll in last week's storms and flooding in southeastern Spain to seven.

Hong Kong cancels China national day fireworks amid protests

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 3:37am

Hong Kong has called off an annual fireworks display marking China's National Day as pro-democracy protests show no sign of ending.

Zimbabwe doctors march as abducted leader is still missing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 3:31am

Zimbabwean doctors protesting the alleged abduction of a union leader have been met by a line of police in the capital as fears grow about government repression.