World News

Ukraine rebel: Residential areas used as cover

Leading Ukraine rebel military commander admits rockets launched from residential areas

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 07:10pm EST

Bahrain jails Shiite activist for insulting king

Bahrain sentences Shiite activist to 3 years for insulting king weeks after she gave birth

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 05:40pm EST

Car bomb attacks kill 37 people in Iraq

Iraqi officials say multiple car bomb attacks kill 37 across the country

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 04:38pm EST

Allies promise to support Afghanistan beyond war

Facing drawdown of foreign troops, Afghanistan seeks long-term international backing

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 04:13pm EST

Ex-Liberal Party leader Jeremy Thorpe dies at 85

UK's former Liberal Party leader Jeremy Thorpe dies; had faced conspiracy to murder charges

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 03:48pm EST

Putin speech offers few reforms for economic woes

Putin strikes defiant note against the West but offers few major reforms for economic woes

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 03:36pm EST

Dane gets 4 years prison for social media terror

Moroccan-born Dane found guilty of promoting terrorism on social media, gets 4 years in prison

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 03:28pm EST

Zimbabwe's Mugabe warns suspected plotters

President Mugabe of Zimbabwe warns suspected plotters in address at ruling party congress

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 02:52pm EST

Work on Rome subway digs up ancient farm, tools

Down on the farm: Dig for Rome subway finds ancient ag business with pitchfork, waterwheel

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 01:44pm EST

Report: Afghan who killed US general not Taliban

Investigation finds Afghan who killed US major general was a disgruntled private, not Taliban

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 01:40pm EST

Rights court rules France to pay in piracy arrests

Rights court orders France to compensate 9 Somalis over piracy arrests

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 01:20pm EST

AP Newsbreak: Bosnia missing project to go global

AP Newsbreak: Bosnia-based missing persons commission will become a permanent global body

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 01:20pm EST

Dangerous practices spread Ebola in Sierra Leone

As Ebola spreads in Sierra Leone, calls increase to abandon dangerous practices

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 01:04pm EST

Tunisia's Parliament chooses secular new chief

Tunisia's Parliament, looking to the past, chooses secular 80-year-old as new chief

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 12:10pm EST

Crocodile kills golfer in South Africa park

Crocodile kills man retrieving balls at golf course dam in South Africa wildlife reserve

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 12:10pm EST

South African inmates crochet blankets for Mandela

South African inmates crochet blankets for charity to remember late Nelson Mandela

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 11:58am EST

IS attacks government airbase in eastern Syria

Islamic State militants attack last major military base in eastern Syria

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 10:42am EST

German magazine Der Spiegel's editor stepping down

German newsmagazine Der Spiegel's editor in chief stepping down at year's end

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 10:30am EST

Hong Kong student leaders mull protest retreat

Hong Kong student leaders mull retreat from democracy protest sites as momentum fades

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 10:10am EST

Kenya arrests 77 Chinese in Internet hacking case

Kenya arrests 77 Chinese in Internet hacking case; foreign minister visits arrest site

Thursday - 12/04/2014, 09:50am EST
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