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Third strong earthquake shakes Lombok as death toll tops 300

August 9, 2018

TANJUNG, Indonesia (AP) — The Indonesian island of Lombok was shaken by a third big earthquake in little more than a week Thursday as the official death toll from an earlier quake topped 300. more »»

The Latest: Indonesia minister says quake deaths pass 300

August 9, 2018

BANGSAL, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on the Indonesian earthquake (all times local):

4:50 p.m. more »»

Argentine Senate rejects legalizing elective abortion

August 9, 2018

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's Senate on Thursday rejected a bill to legalize elective abortion, a defeat for a grassroots movement that came closer than ever to achieving the... more »»

Zimbabwean opposition official Biti deported from Zambia

August 9, 2018

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A Zambian lawyer says senior Zimbabwean opposition official Tendai Biti has been deported to Zimbabwe, where he likely faces arrest after his asylum bid was rejected. more »»

Seoul: Rival Koreas to meet to prepare for leaders' summit

August 9, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The rival Koreas will meet Monday for high-level talks meant to prepare for a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Sout... more »»

Israel launches scores of airstrikes as Gaza fire persists

August 9, 2018

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli warplanes struck dozens of targets in the Gaza Strip and three people were reported killed there, while Palestinian militants from the territory fired scores of rockets... more »»

Third strong earthquake shakes Lombok as death toll tops 220

August 9, 2018

TANJUNG, Indonesia (AP) — The Indonesian island of Lombok was shaken by a third big earthquake in little more than a week Thursday as an official said the death toll from an earlier quake had... more »»

The Latest: Rescue agency says Lombok quake deaths over 220

August 9, 2018

BANGSAL, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on the Indonesian earthquake (all times local):

1:30 p.m. more »»

Sons feel mixed emotions after NKorea returns dad's dog tag

August 9, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The lone military identification tag that North Korea provided with 55 boxes of human remains last month belonged to Master Sgt. Charles H. more »»

20,000 still without aid on quake-hit Indonesian island

August 9, 2018

BANGSAL, Indonesia (AP) — The Indonesian Red Cross says it's focusing its Lombok earthquake relief efforts on an estimated 20,000 people in remote areas in the north of the island where aid still... more »»

Nagasaki marks 73 years since A-bombing as UN chief attends

August 9, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — Nagasaki marked the anniversary of the world's second atomic bombing Thursday with the United Nations' chief and the city's mayor urging global leaders to take concrete steps toward... more »»

Venezuela ruling party cracks down on opposition lawmakers

August 9, 2018

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's pro-government constitutional assembly stripped two opposition lawmakers of their immunity from prosecution on Wednesday, accusing them of having roles in a... more »»

Chile's Michelle Bachelet to be new UN human rights chief

August 9, 2018

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres selected Chile's former President Michelle Bachelet on Wednesday to be the next U.N. more »»

Quake put life on hold in damaged, hungry Indonesian village

August 9, 2018

KEKAIT, Indonesia (AP) — Ever since Rafikah escaped her crumbling home when a massive earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Lombok, life in her lush rural village has come to a screeching... more »»

Boys rescued from cave, once stateless, get Thai citizenship

August 9, 2018

BANGKOK (AP) — Three young soccer players and their coach, who were rescued with other teammates after almost three weeks in a flooded cave, were granted Thai citizenship on Wednesday. more »»

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

August 9, 2018

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Senate debated a bill Wednesday that would legalize elective abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy in the homeland of Pope Francis, setting up a vote that... more »»

The Latest: US Africa envoy 'deeply troubled' by Zimbabwe

August 8, 2018

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on Zimbabwe's disputed election (all times local):

1:15 a.m. more »»

Argentine Senate begins debate on historic abortion law

August 8, 2018

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's Senate on Wednesday began debating a bill that would legalize elective abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy in the homeland of Pope Francis,... more »»

Venezuela ruling party cracks down on opposition lawmakers

August 8, 2018

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's pro-government constitutional assembly stripped two opposition lawmakers of their immunity from prosecution on Wednesday, accusing them of having roles in a... more »»

US to impose sanctions on Russia over nerve agent attack

August 8, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States announced Wednesday it will impose new sanctions on Russia for illegally using a chemical weapon in an attempt to kill a former spy and his daughter in Britain... more »»

 
 

 

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