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Man with knife at Amsterdam airport is not terror case

December 15, 2017

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A man was shot in the leg at Amsterdam's busy Schiphol Airport on Friday after he walked into a military police office and threatened staff with a knife, a spokesman... more »»

Putin looks for quick win, but voter apathy worries Kremlin

December 15, 2017

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's presidential election campaign formally lasts only three months, and President Vladimir Putin wants to make it as short as possible. more »»

Germany's Social Democrats to talk with Merkel on new gov't

December 15, 2017

BERLIN (AP) — Leaders of Germany's center-left Social Democrats agreed Friday to enter exploratory talks on joining or supporting a new government under Chancellor Angela Merkel, moving... more »»

Playwright alleges misconduct by Hoffman when she was 16

December 15, 2017

ROME (AP) — A playwright who says Dustin Hoffman exposed himself to her and had her massage his feet in a hotel room when she was 16 said Friday that she spent years in guilty silence and took... more »»

4 Palestinians killed in latest Jerusalem fallout clashes

December 15, 2017

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Four Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire and dozens more wounded along with an Israeli officer in clashes across the West Bank and near Gaza's border on Friday a... more »»

EU more unified on borders, but migrant divisions remain

December 15, 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders ended a summit on Friday deeply divided over how to handle tens of thousands of desperate people stuck in camps in Italy and Greece, with an eastern bloc of... more »»

Lebanon: Oil and gas drilling to begin in 2019

December 15, 2017

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon will begin exploratory drilling for offshore oil and gas in 2019, Energy and Water Minister Cesar Abi Khalil said Friday, as the country hopes to find resources to shore up... more »»

Zimbabwe ruling party seals Mugabe's fall from grace

December 15, 2017

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Breaking into cheers and song, Zimbabwe's ruling party on Friday sealed the fate of Robert Mugabe, a man they had revered for decades but removed from power in dramatic... more »»

French death toll rises to 5 children in train-bus crash

December 15, 2017

PARIS (AP) — French authorities said one more student died Friday after a regional train sliced open a school bus in southern France, raising the overall death toll to five children. more »»

UN chief offers his help to avoid conflict over North Korea

December 15, 2017

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is offering his "good offices" so that North Korea's "alarming" and accelerating nuclear and missile program does not accidentally escalat... more »»

Official says EU likely to give Poland unprecedented warning

December 15, 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's executive Commission will likely decide next week to trigger an unprecedented procedure against Poland that could move the country closer to losing its voting... more »»

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to marry May 19 on FA Cup day

December 15, 2017

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on May 19 — the same day as one of the biggest English sports events of the year, the FA Cup final. more »»

The Latest: May says UK, EU to start new talks right away

December 15, 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Britain's Brexit discussions with the European Union at a summit of EU leaders in Brussels (all times local):

4:10 p.m. more »»

The kids are all right: 'Youthquake' is Oxford word of 2017

December 15, 2017

LONDON (AP) — Oxford Dictionaries recognized the power of the millennial generation Friday with its 2017 word of the year : youthquake. more »»

EU sees new 'dramatically difficult' phase in Brexit talks

December 15, 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union cleared the way Friday for Brexit talks with Britain to move onto the second stage but it warned that the discussions on trade and other matters relating to... more »»

Spain arrests suspect wanted in at least 5 killings

December 15, 2017

MADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities on Friday arrested a homicide suspect wanted for months by Italy after three people were killed a day earlier in Spain, including two Civil Guards. more »»

Congolese warlord found liable for $10 million reparations

December 15, 2017

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Judges at the International Criminal Court have ruled that a former warlord from the Democratic Republic of the Congo convicted of using child soldiers is liable for... more »»

Ex-Russian minister jailed for 8 years in sting case

December 15, 2017

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's former economics minister was handed an eight-year prison sentence Friday after being convicted of accepting a $2 million bribe from President Vladimir Putin's top associate. more »»

France rolls back death toll to 4 kids in train-bus crash

December 15, 2017

PARIS (AP) — French authorities backtracked Friday, reducing the death toll from six children to least four after a regional train sliced open a school bus in southern Franc. more »»

Romanian king's funeral sees family feuds in the spotlight

December 15, 2017

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The death of the late King Michael is a solemn and sad time for many Romanians, but beyond the tears it's proving a colorful — and awkward family reunion. more »»

 
 

 

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