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German, French leaders propose Eurozone budget

June 19, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — The leaders of Germany and France agreed Tuesday to create a Eurozone budget they hope will boost investment and provide a safety mechanism for the 19 nations using the euro... more »»

 
 
 
The Latest: Coalition says Iran is arming Yemen rebels

June 19, 2018

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Latest on the battle for the Yemeni port town of Hodeida (all times local):

6 p.. more »»

UN chief: Highest number of conflicts globally in 30 years

June 19, 2018

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The number of countries involved in "violent conflicts" is the highest in 30 years, while the number of people killed in conflicts has risen tenfold since 2005, the U.. more »»

France's Macron tells teenager: Call me 'monsieur'

June 19, 2018

PARIS (AP) — A video of French President Emmanuel Macron admonishing a teenager who called him by a nickname went viral on social media Tuesday. more »»

Merkel says climate change is 'a fact,' laments US stance

June 19, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel took aim Tuesday at U.S. more »»

Germany: Syrian teen admits assault on man wearing skullcap

June 19, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — A 19-year-old from Syria confessed to assaulting a man wearing a skullcap in the German capital as his trial opened Tuesday in a case that gave rise to concerns about rising... more »»

Syrian army drops leaflets over southern region amid tension

June 19, 2018

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian army helicopters dropped leaflets Tuesday over rebel-held parts of the country's south calling on civilians to help the military clear the area of militants amid an increase... more »»

South Sudan warring leaders to meet Wednesday, Ethiopia says

June 19, 2018

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — South Sudan's warring leaders will meet face-to-face for the first time in almost two years on Wednesday amid efforts to end a five-year civil war, the government of... more »»

Halting S.Korea-US drills risks weakening N.Korea deterrence

June 19, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. and South Korean defense officials formally suspended a major joint military exercise in hopes of advancing nuclear negotiations with North Kore. more »»

China hopes for implementation of NKorea-US summit outcome

June 19, 2018

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday he hopes Pyongyang and Washington can fully implement the outcome of last week's nuclear summit at whic... more »»

UK reviews medical marijuana ban after outcry over sick kids

June 19, 2018

LONDON (AP) — The British government announced Tuesday it was reviewing its ban on cannabis-based medicines but rejected calls to legalize marijuana for recreational use. more »»

Yemeni officials say fighting rages around Hodeida airport

June 19, 2018

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Fierce fighting raged Tuesday outside the airport of the vital Yemeni city of Hodeida, pitting thousands of pro-government fighters backed by a Saudi-led coalition against... more »»

Dutch detain 3 men suspected of Islamic State group links

June 19, 2018

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch authorities have detained three men with suspected links to the Islamic State extremist group based on DNA evidence found on arms found at a French hideou. more »»

NATO's chief appeals for unity amid trans-Atlantic row

June 19, 2018

LONDON (AP) — NATO's chief is urging the alliance's 29 countries to set aside a festering trans-Atlantic row over trade, climate and the Iran nuclear deal, amid concern that the tensions will... more »»

North Korea's Kim meets with Chinese President Xi in Beijing

June 19, 2018

BEIJING (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday at the start of a two-day visit at which he's expected to discuss his next steps after last week's... more »»

Fire-hit Glasgow art school landmark may be partially saved

June 19, 2018

LONDON (AP) — The head of Glasgow City Council says the remains of the city's fire-ravaged art school appear to be structurally solid and it's hoped the facade of the world-renowned building can... more »»

Moment of silence held for attack near London mosque

June 19, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Grieving family members joined community leaders Tuesday for a moment of silence to remember a man who died and a dozen others who were injured last year when a jobless man drove hi... more »»

Saudi entertainment chief sacked after conservative backlash

June 19, 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi King Salman sacked the head of the country's entertainment authority after religiously conservative citizens took to social media to denounce a Russian... more »»

Turkey: 30,000 Syrians eligible to vote on Sunday

June 19, 2018

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim is quoted as saying that 30,000 Syrians who acquired Turkish nationality are eligible to vote in Sunday's presidential and... more »»

Pakistani authorities bar Musharraf from July polls

June 19, 2018

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's elections oversight body has rejected the nomination of former military ruler Gen. more »»

North Korea's Kim visits China in follow-up to Trump summit

June 19, 2018

BEIJING (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un landed in Beijing on Tuesday for a two-day visit at which he's expected to meet with Chinese leaders and discuss his next steps after last week's... more »»

 
 

 

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