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Soyuz carrying 3-man crew blasts off for orbiting station

September 2, 2015

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian, a Dane and a Kazakh blasted off on Wednesday for a two-day trip to the International Space Station. more »»

Immunity lifted, prosecutors close in on Guatemala president

September 2, 2015

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan prosecutors wasted no time in pressing their corruption investigation of President Otto Perez Molina, persuading a judge to bar him from leaving the country just... more »»

Guatemalan president's immunity lifted in corruption scandal

September 2, 2015

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala's Congress lifted President Otto Perez Molina's immunity of office on Tuesday, opening him up to possible prosecution in a widening customs corruption scandal that... more »»

Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion'

September 2, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is applying his vision of a merciful church to women who have had abortions, easing their path toward forgiveness and saying he realizes some felt they had no... more »»

Guatemalan president's immunity lifted in corruption scandal

September 1, 2015

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala's Congress lifted President Otto Perez Molina's immunity of office on Tuesday, opening him up to possible prosecution in a widening customs corruption scandal that... more »»

US presidential hopeful Marco Rubio to visit Puerto Rico

September 1, 2015

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio is scheduled to visit the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico this week, his staff said Tuesday. more »»

USOC endorses Los Angeles for 2024 Olympics bid

September 1, 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The U.S. more »»

Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion'

September 1, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is applying his vision of a merciful church to women who have had abortions, easing their path toward forgiveness and saying he realizes some felt they had no... more »»

Hungary bars migrants from trains; smugglers wait in wings

September 1, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary stunned migrants and European partners Tuesday by blocking asylum-seekers from its westbound trains, a move that raised new challenges for the EU's passport-free... more »»

Questions in Lebanon over protesters' end game

September 1, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese security forces and protesters engaged in a drawn-out standoff outside a ministry that was briefly taken over by activists Tuesday, reflecting both reluctance by authoritie... more »»

From 'Everest' to Depp, highlights of the Venice Film fest

September 1, 2015

VENICE, Italy (AP) — It's a sure sign that summer's over and the awards season is around the corner - the feast of fall film festivals. more »»

Lawyer: Turkey arrested journalists to deter foreign media

September 1, 2015

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A lawyer representing two Vice News journalists and their assistant on Tuesday denounced a Turkish court's decision to arrest them on terror-related charges, calling it a... more »»

A look at what migrants are carrying with them to Europe

September 1, 2015

ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — To survive days on end of walking and improvised camping in harsh weather, they must concentrate on essentials: pain medicine, foot powder and first aid, food and personal... more »»

Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves

September 1, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production... more »»

Chaos in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisis

September 1, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Chanting "Freedom! Freedom!," angry migrants demanded to be let aboard trains bound for Austria and Germany after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic Tuesday... more »»

Lebanese stage sit-in at ministry over trash crisis

September 1, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese security forces dragged a number of activists out of the Environment Ministry in downtown Beirut, where they were staging an hours-long sit-in on Tuesday demanding the... more »»

UN: This El Nino to be among the strongest since 1950

September 1, 2015

GENEVA (AP) — The current El Nino weather pattern may be on track to become one of the strongest in more than half a century, experts at the World Meteorological Organization said Tuesday. more »»

Palestinians: Abbas says won't seek top PLO, Fatah posts

September 1, 2015

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has told political confidants he won't seek re-election to the top posts in the Palestine Liberation Organization or his Fatah... more »»

Police search premises of Turkish opposition business group

September 1, 2015

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Police on Tuesday searched the premises of a business and media group close to a U.S. more »»

Somali militants overrun base of African Union forces

September 1, 2015

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Al-Shabab overran an African Union base in southern Somalia early Tuesday, a Somali military official said, in the latest display of the Islamic extremists' capacity to... more »»

 
 
 

 

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