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Hundreds of mourners pay tribute to Vietnam's late president

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 9:20pm

Hundreds of mourners are paying tribute to Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang who died of viral illness last week.

Bus falls into river in Peru, killing at least 21 people

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 8:04pm

Peruvian authorities say a bus collided with a car on a mountain road in the Andes, then crashed down into a river at the foot of a canyon, killing at least 21 people.

Trump at UN Security Council: 'Most watched meeting ever'?

Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:39pm

The U.N. Security Council tends to proceed in a scripted, measured way. U.S. President Donald Trump does not.

Ex-Colombia rebel leader is arrested upon return from US

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:32pm

A former Colombian guerrilla leader has returned to her country after serving prison time in the United States, only to find herself re-arrested on old money-laundering charges.

At UN this year, it's Trump versus the world

Matthew Pennington, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:17pm

A gaping ideological divide cuts through this year's gathering of world leaders at the United Nations. It's not between capitalists and communists, rich and poor, East and West. It's between multilateralists who advocate nations working together and unilateralists who are pushing for national sovereignty.

Guatemala again refuses to readmit UN graft investigator

Sonia Perez D., Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:51pm

Guatemala's government reiterated Tuesday that it is refusing to readmit the head of a U.N. commission investigating corruption in the country, including one pending case against President Jimmy Morales.

They said it: Less-quoted leaders at UN, in their own words

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:27pm

Lots of leaders saying lots of things about lots of topics — topics that matter to them, to their regions, to the world.

Pope acknowledges underground Chinese will suffer with new deal, but takes responsibility and assures he names bishops

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:03pm

Pope acknowledges underground Chinese will suffer with new deal, but takes responsibility and assures he names bishops.

Russia's Lavrov lashes out at Norway arrest of suspected spy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 2:55pm

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is slamming Norway for arresting a Russian parliamentary official suspected of spying.

AP Interview: NATO chief plays balancing act with Russia

Frank Jordans and Angela Charlton, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 2:01pm

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Tuesday he wants a more constructive relationship with Russia — even as the Western alliance is taking measures to respond to Moscow's increasing military assertiveness.

Iran says US wants to overthrow govt, rejects two-way talks

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 1:29pm

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the United States on Tuesday of trying to overthrow his government, rejecting bilateral talks after President Donald Trump denounced Iran's leaders and predicted stepped-up U.S. sanctions would get Tehran to negotiate over its nuclear program.

Mexico disarms Acapulco police force linked to drug gangs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 1:07pm

Authorities in southern Mexico disarmed and placed under investigation the entire police force in the once-glittering resort of Acapulco on Tuesday, claiming the local cops were infiltrated by drug gangs.

The Latest: US to warn Iran of 'hell to pay' for defiance

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:41pm

The Latest on the United States and Iran (all times local):

Iran's president says US should return to negotiations on nuclear deal in UN Security Council

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:36pm

Iran's president says US should return to negotiations on nuclear deal in UN Security Council .

Iran's president accuses US of pressuring, threatening supporters of Iran nuclear deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:27pm

Iran's president accuses US of pressuring, threatening supporters of Iran nuclear deal.

Iranian president says the Trump administration seems determined to render all international institutions ineffectual

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:14pm

Iranian president says the Trump administration seems determined to render all international institutions ineffectual.

Iranian president condemns "recklessness and disregard of some states for international values and institutions"

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:10pm

Iranian president condemns "recklessness and disregard of some states for international values and institutions"

French ex-premier launches bid to become Barcelona mayor

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:51am

Former French Prime Minister Manuel Valls launched a bid on Tuesday to become Barcelona's mayor in an election next year with the aim to "rescue" the Catalan capital from "deterioration."

UK Labour Party criticizes Israel amid anti-Semitism warning

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:21am

Britain's main opposition Labour Party has passed a motion strongly criticizing Israel, as a senior lawmaker warned the party must root out anti-Semitism.