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American diver survives shark attack off Mexico Baja beach

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 4:12pm

A U.S. diver is recovering from a shark bite on the forearm after being attacked in Magdalena Bay off the Baja California Sur coast.

Australia's most populous state prepares for extreme fires

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 3:44pm

Hundreds of schools remain closed across Australia's most populous state, and residents have been urged to evacuate woodlands for the relative safety of city centers as authorities brace for extreme fire danger.

Animal rights activists stage rare protest in Cuba's capital

Andrea Rodriguez, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 2:36pm

Cuban animal rights activists have staged a rare protest in Havana, where authorities swiftly crack down on unapproved demonstrations.

Mexican official says Mexico has granted asylum to Bolivian ex-president Evo Morales

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 2:03pm

Mexican official says Mexico has granted asylum to Bolivian ex-president Evo Morales .

Spain's reinvigorated far right makes its presence felt

Aritz Parra and Sergio Rodrigo, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 12:30pm

To understand Spain's polarized politics, a visitor to the southern farming town of Torre-Pacheco needs only to read the graffiti scrawled near a main square.

Lavrov: Armenia to grant Russia access to biological labs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 11:11am

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says Russia and Armenia have finalized talks on cooperation in biological security.

Egypt lawmaker refutes UN report about ex-president's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 10:42am

An Egyptian lawmaker says the late President Mohammed Morsi was treated well in prison.

North Korea assails US, South Korea and UN nuclear agency

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 10:29am

North Korea on Monday accused the United States of "political and military provocations" and South Korea of "double-dealing behavior."

Opposition rejects plan for new Chilean Constitution

Eva Vergara, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 10:14am

A plan by President Sebastián Piñera to draft a new constitution for Chile was criticized Monday by the opposition and even his own political ranks.

Ukraine, rebels say pullback in the east is completed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 9:37am

The Ukrainian military and Russia-backed separatist rebels have completed a pullback of troops and weapons from an area in eastern Ukraine embroiled in a conflict that has killed more than 13,000 people, officials said Monday.

Jordan's king visits enclave day after reclaimed from Israel

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 9:05am

Jordan's king has visited one of two small areas of land that — until a day earlier — were leased to Israel as part of their 1994 peace agreement.

Havana celebrates 500th anniversary facing dire challenges

Andrea Rodriguez and Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 9:05am

Havana has been ruled by Spanish colonial governors, American-backed strongmen and communist revolutionaries.

UN nuclear watchdog: Inspectors found man-made uranium particles at a location in Iran not declared to the agency

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 9:02am

UN nuclear watchdog: Inspectors found man-made uranium particles at a location in Iran not declared to the agency.

UN nuclear watchdog: Iran now enriching uranium at underground Fordo facility, move prohibited by 2015 nuclear deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 8:43am

UN nuclear watchdog: Iran now enriching uranium at underground Fordo facility, move prohibited by 2015 nuclear deal.

Atomic watchdog: Iran's stockpiles of uranium still growing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 8:40am

The U.N. atomic watchdog says Iran's stockpiles of low-enriched uranium are still growing in violation of the 2015 nuclear deal.

Rwandan opposition leader leaves her party, founds another

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 8:32am

A Rwandan opposition leader says she has quit as chief of the political party she founded and is launching a new one.

UN atomic watchdog reports Iran stockpiles of low-enriched uranium still growing beyond limits of 2015 nuclear deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 8:31am

UN atomic watchdog reports Iran stockpiles of low-enriched uranium still growing beyond limits of 2015 nuclear deal.

Pakistan chief of spy agency visits Afghan official in Kabul

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 8:03am

An Afghan official says a Pakistani delegation is in Kabul to meet Afghan authorities amid increased tensions.

Thai court orders park chief arrested in activist's murder

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 7:43am

A Thai court has issued arrest warrants for the former head of a major national park and three park employees accused of killing an ethnic Karen environmental activist.