Brian Rohan, Associated Press | PostedJan 20th - 4:06am
Sudanese security forces were deploying in large numbers on Sunday in Khartoum and the capital's twin city in anticipation of fresh protests calling on longtime ruler Omar al-Bashir to step down, according to activists and video clips circulating online.
British police have spoken with Prince Philip after the husband of Queen Elizabeth II was photographed apparently driving without wearing a seatbelt — just two days after he was involved in a serious car crash.
Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah on Sunday registered to run for president later this year, setting up a rematch after a bitterly disputed 2014 vote led to a power-sharing agreement brokered by the United States.
Authorities in Pakistan have arrested more than a dozen counter-terrorism officers after police shot and killed a middle-aged couple, their 13-year-old daughter and another man in what they initially claimed was a shootout with insurgents, officials said Sunday.
President Donald Trump's latest offer to end the government shutdown and get his border wall money is getting a cold shoulder from congressional Democrats. Trump calls it a common-sense compromise, but Democrats are labeling his proposal a "non-starter." At issue is Trump's offer to extend temporary protections for young people brought to the U.S. illegally and for immigrants who fled disaster zones. In exchange the president wants $5.7 billion for the wall.