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Syrian Kurdish fighter's long battle in Syrian war

October 18, 2014

SURUC, Turkey (AP) — At the age of 22, Delkhwaz Sheikh Ahmad has become a battle-hardened father of two, fighting against an ever increasing array of groups embroiled in Syria's multi-faceted... more »»

16 dead in accident at South Korean concert

October 18, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Sixteen people watching an outdoor pop concert in South Korea fell 20 meters (60 feet) to their deaths Friday when a ventilation grate they were standing on collapsed,... more »»

Center of Hurricane Gonzalo moves onto Bermuda

October 18, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The eye of Hurricane Gonzalo moved over this British territory Friday night, pounding Bermuda with fierce wind and heavy surf as a powerful Category 2 storm that could... more »»

Front edge of Hurricane Gonzalo moves onto Bermuda

October 18, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The leading edge of Hurricane Gonzalo moved onto this British territory Friday night, pounding Bermudans 0with fierce wind and heavy surf as a powerful Category 2 storm... more »»

WHO faulted for Ebola failures as Obama taps czar

October 17, 2014

LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization bungled efforts to halt the spread of Ebola in West Africa, an internal report revealed Friday, as President Barack Obama named a trusted political... more »»

Iraq imposes curfew in Ramadi, fearing militants

October 17, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq imposed a curfew in the western city of Ramadi on Friday amid fears that the Islamic State group was looking to advance on the strategically important city as attacks in... more »»

Powerful Hurricane Gonzalo comes ashore on Bermuda

October 17, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The leading edge of Hurricane Gonzalo moved onto Bermuda on Friday evening, pounding the British territory with fierce wind and heavy surf as a powerful Category 3 storm... more »»

Powerful Hurricane Gonzalo closes in on Bermuda

October 17, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The leading edge of Hurricane Gonzalo pounded Bermuda with wind and heavy surf Friday, and the tiny British territory braced for the danger the powerful Category 3 storm... more »»

Nigeria, Boko Haram agree to immediate cease-fire

October 17, 2014

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's government said Islamic extremists from Boko Haram have agreed to an immediate cease-fire, but many people expressed doubts Friday about a development that could... more »»

Kobani key to US strategy against Islamic State

October 17, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dusty and remote, the Syrian city of Kobani has become an unlikely spoil in the war against Islamic State militants — and far more of a strategic prize than the United States... more »»

Powerful Hurricane Gonzalo approaching Bermuda

October 17, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — Hurricane Gonzalo pounded Bermuda with wind and heavy surf Friday, bearing down on the tiny British territory as a powerful Category 3 storm that could raise coastal seas... more »»

Activists: Islamic State group may have warplanes

October 17, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Syrian activists say the Islamic State militant group has captured some MiG fighter jets and is test-flying the warplanes in Syria with the help of former Iraqi air force pilots. more »»

In Libya's Benghazi, mood of resignation over war

October 17, 2014

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — As fighting raged Friday between Islamist militias and forces loyal to Libya's elected government, the mood was of resigned indifference in this embattled city that once... more »»

Hong Kong police arrest 26 amid street clashes

October 17, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong riot police battled with thousands of pro-democracy protesters for control of the city's streets Saturday, using pepper spray and batons to hold back defiant activists... more »»

Former Iraqi pilots train IS fighters on MiG jets

October 17, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group is test flying, with the help of former Iraqi air force pilots, several fighter jets captured earlier from air bases belonging to the Syrian military, a... more »»

Ukrainian, Russian leaders sound optimistic note

October 17, 2014

MILAN (AP) — Russian and Ukrainian leaders sounded optimistic after marathon, Europe-brokered talks Friday, signaling progress on both a definitive peace settlement in Ukraine and a gas dispute... more »»

UN: We botched response to the Ebola outbreak

October 17, 2014

LONDON (AP) — In a draft document, the World Health Organization has acknowledged that it botched attempts to stop the now-spiraling Ebola outbreak in West Africa, blaming factors including... more »»

Nigeria, extremists agree to immediate cease-fire

October 17, 2014

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's government and Islamic extremists from Boko Haram have agreed to an immediate cease-fire, officials said Friday, in a move that could end five years of insurgency... more »»

In Hong Kong, no endgame for chaotic protests

October 17, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Three weeks ago, students at a rally stormed a fenced-off courtyard outside Hong Kong's government headquarters, triggering unprecedented mass protests for greater democracy in... more »»

Hong Kong police, activists clash in protest zone

October 17, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong riot police struggled to hold back hundreds of defiant pro-democracy activists who returned to a protest zone officers had partially cleared earlier Frida. more »»

 
 
 

 

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