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The Latest: South Africa's president resigns under pressure

February 14, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's leadership crisis (all times local):

11:05 p.m.

South African President Jacob Zuma says he has resigned "with immediate effect. more »»

The Latest: South Africa waiting for Zuma's statement

February 14, 2018

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa's leadership crisis (all times local):

10:30 p.m. more »»

Israel's Netanyahu is no stranger to scandals

February 14, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, fighting for his political life after being accused of taking bribes from billionaire supporters, is no stranger to scandal. more »»

Democrats negotiating with FBI on memo

February 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday that he is continuing to negotiate with the FBI over the release of a memo packed with classified information... more »»

Longest-serving Dutch premier, Ruud Lubbers, dies at 78

February 14, 2018

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Ruud Lubbers, who as the Netherlands' longest serving prime minister led his country through economic turmoil to prosperity and helped shape the foundations of the... more »»

Senate moderates near immigration plan on Dreamers, wall

February 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate moderates reached a bipartisan agreement Wednesday aimed at balancing Democrats' fight to offer citizenship to young "Dreamer" immigrants with President Donald Trump's... more »»

Admiral says North Korea aiming to reunify Korean Peninsula

February 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's long-term goal is to reunify the divided Korean Peninsula under his totalitarian government, the senior U.S. more »»

French court acquits 1 man, convicts 2 in terror-tied trial

February 14, 2018

PARIS (AP) — A French court on Wednesday acquitted a man charged with harboring Islamic extremists after they carried out the 2015 Paris attacks, bringing a surprising end to the first criminal... more »»

Frenchman admits killing girl who vanished from Alps wedding

February 14, 2018

PARIS (AP) — A former military dog trainer confessed Wednesday to "unintentionally" killing a 9-year-old girl whose disappearance from a wedding party in the Alps last year prompted nationwide... more »»

Talks to restore Northern Ireland government break down

February 14, 2018

LONDON (AP) — Talks to restore a government to Northern Ireland ended in failure Wednesday, just two days after the main Catholic and Protestant parties said they were close to resolving a... more »»

France: 'Perpetual' house arrest prompts vote, hunger strike

February 14, 2018

PARIS (AP) — Kamel Daoudi's days are parceled out in intervals as unvarying as the alarm reminders on his tablet: 7 a.m., 9:15 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 3:15 p.m., 5:45 p.m., 9:00 p.m. more »»

Taliban letter addresses 'American people,' urges talks

February 14, 2018

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — In a rambling nearly 3,000-word letter issued Wednesday, the Taliban urged the "American people" to press their government to withdraw from Afghanistan, reminding them... more »»

$30 billion pledged in Kuwait at summit to rebuild Iraq

February 14, 2018

KUWAIT CITY (AP) — International donors pledged $30 billion to help rebuild Iraq after the war against the Islamic State group, Kuwait announced Wednesday, overcoming Western doubts and donor... more »»

'Corporate capitulation': Mercedes chided for China apology

February 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two Republican lawmakers lashed out Wednesday at Mercedes-Benz for apologizing in China for quoting Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, in a social media post.

Sen. more »»

Israeli leader vows to carry on despite corruption charges

February 14, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to carry on Wednesday after police recommended indicting him on corruption charges, angrily dismissing the allegations and the... more »»

Kosovo president slams international war crimes court

February 14, 2018

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's president on Wednesday called an international war crimes court with jurisdiction over potential Kosovar suspects a "historical injustice," adding his government... more »»

NATO chief urges defense budget hike amid command expansion

February 14, 2018

BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday urged European allies and Canada to keep ramping up defense spending, as the alliance expands its command headquarters in... more »»

The Latest: Man acquitted of harboring Paris attackers

February 14, 2018

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a man charged with harboring terrorists from 2015 Paris attacks (all times local):

4:40 p.m. more »»

How to get cleaner air? Germany considers free mass transit

February 14, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — How best to get cleaner air? Some officials in Germany want residents to leave their polluting cars at home. more »»

The Latest: UN may have to reassess Iraq mine-clearing work

February 14, 2018

KUWAIT CITY (AP) — The Latest on the conference under way in Kuwait to help Iraq rebuild after the devastating war against the Islamic State group (all times local):

6:30 p.. more »»

 
 

 

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