Palestinian president calls for strengthening national unity, ending internal divisions in phone call with Khaled Mashal
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is heading to northeastern Greece to meet with members of the country's Muslim minority on the second day of an official visit to Greece that got off to a rocky
Low humidity, seasonal winds propel the flames as firefighters struggle to keep pace
Muslims in Indonesia and Malaysia protested outside the U.S. embassies Friday against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Approved 235-193, temporary spending bill will keep the US government running for another two weeks
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The former husband of Norwegian King Harald’s daughter is alleging that actor Kevin Spacey groped him during the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize concert in Oslo. Ari Behn, P
Extra forces are out in Jerusalem and the West Bank as Palestinians call for big demonstrations.
DOUALA, Cameroon (AP) — An advocacy group says a Cameroonian-American writer who criticized the government over months of Anglophone protests has been detained in the Central African nation. Patric
WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — A local Maine library is upgrading its surveillance cameras to deter sexually inappropriate behavior. The Kennebec Journal reports the Westbrook City Council approved the pu
A deal on Brexit divorce terms guarantees there will be "no hard border" between EU member Ireland and British-ruled Northern Ireland, Prime Minister Theresa May said Friday.
DOVER, N.H. (AP) — Liberty Mutual has announced it is cutting about 620 positions in New Hampshire. Foster’s Daily Democrat reports the insurance company announced the decision earlier this w
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police are searching for a suspect who they say stole an exotic bird from a Brooklyn pet store. Police say the theft happened around 5 p.m. Tuesday in Brooklyn’s
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The remains of a recently identified Kentucky sailor who was killed in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 76 years ago will be buried with full military honors. A statement
Reza Zarrab, a key witness in an Iran sanctions trial, says he was moved into the custody of the FBI.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson is in Oman, the West’s interlocutor when dealing with Iran. The Foreign Office announced Friday that Johnson had arri
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Key message: Ukraine’s defense sector still has huge potential. However, massive corruption and obsolete management undermine the sector as reforms fail to gain traction. Ukraine’s underdeveloped
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s deputy president and a top contender to take over the ruling party says he would believe the young woman who accused President Jacob Zuma of rape more than
In Indonesia’s traffic-ridden capital, one start-up makes it easy to get around — or not to have to in the first place.
Colombia remains silent in the face of US President Donald Trump´s announcement
Key message: Lack of quorum at the national energy regulator, political instability dampen investor confidence in an otherwise promising area far short of delivering 11 percent of energy needs Ukraine
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia - A Slovenian magazine has apologized to U.S. first lady Melania Trump for suggesting she had worked as a high-end escort while pursuing her international modeling career.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Relatives of a fleeing black motorist shot and killed by a white officer know that nothing will bring back the 50-year-old father who loved football, cartoons and ......
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The National World War II Museum’s latest expansion is getting under way in New Orleans. A Friday morning groundbreaking ceremony was set for the museum’s new hotel a
Sayenko Kharenko has further strengthened its banking, finance and capital markets capabilities with the re-hire of Igor Lozenko, who was previously with the firm between 2007 and 2015. Igor Lozenko h
United States of Europe until 2025 and strong integration within the European Union (EU), said Martin Schulz, who was re-elected as leader of the German Social Democrats on Thursday. According to him,
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A man has been sentenced in a north Louisiana federal courtroom to serve 12 years in prison for conspiring to transport methamphetamine. Acting U.S. Attorney Alexander C. Van
MONROE, La. (AP) — More than 700 degrees will be awarded Saturday at the University of Louisiana Monroe’s Fall commencement. President Dr. Nick J. Bruno will confer degrees beginning at 10 a.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A judge presiding over the prosecution of several inmates charged in a fatal prison uprising in Delaware is meeting with attorneys to outline a case schedule. Eighteen prisoners
OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — Maryland state Sen. Richard Madaleno is announcing plans to introduce legislation to fight air pollution. The Montgomery County Democrat will be in Ocean City on Friday to ta
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — Federal authorities say a former executive for a West Virginia lumber company has admitted to wire fraud for embezzling more than $800,000. According to prosecutors, 42-year-o
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The N.C. Department of Transportation says it will close the Alligator River Bridge to all vehicle and boat traffic next month to make repairs. A news release from the departme
With a new Google Ukraine project, anyone can visit famous Ukrainian opera houses without leaving their chair. The company has designed a website that offers 3D tours around five Ukrainian opera house