8:31 pm, August 20, 2014

World News

For Iraq Yazidis, a frantic search for the missing

Iraq's Yazidis search for missing loved ones after chaotic escape from militants

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 04:46am EDT

Police investigate Rob Ford bomb threat

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says email says City Hall will blow up if he doesn't resign

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 04:32am EDT

Pope kicks off Asia missionary boost in SKorea

Pope kicks off new effort to boost missionary spirit in Asia with trip to South Korea

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 03:30am EDT

Police show images of child thrown to rail tracks

UK police release images of child's buggy being blown onto London's subway tracks

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 03:28am EDT

Gaza cease-fire takes hold as negotiators gather

Cease-fire takes hold in Gaza as Israeli, Palestinian negotiators begin talks in Cairo

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 03:18am EDT

Obama welcomes new Iraqi leaders as 'step forward'

Obama welcomes new Iraqi government; US has begun directly providing arms to Kurdish forces

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 12:30am EDT

UN: Ebola outbreak a public health emergency

World Health Organization: Spread of Ebola in West Africa is an international health emergency

Monday - 08/11/2014, 10:20pm EDT

Iraq's president picks new prime minister

Iraq's president snubs al-Maliki, picks veteran lawmaker as new head of government

Monday - 08/11/2014, 04:37pm EDT

Hagel: US, India must improve defense cooperation

Hagel says the US and India must seize opportunities for defense cooperation, avoid red tape

Monday - 08/11/2014, 04:28pm EDT

Lapid: Gaza aid should be tied to restored PA rule

AP Interview: Israeli finance minister seeks world aid package to rebuild Gaza if Hamas goes

Monday - 08/11/2014, 03:58pm EDT

Dead two-headed dolphin discovered in Turkey

Scientists to study two-headed dolphin calf that washed up on Turkish beach

Monday - 08/11/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Turkish journalist killed in Iraq during clashes

Turkish journalist killed in Iraq during clashes between Islamic militants, Kurdish fighters

Monday - 08/11/2014, 02:19pm EDT

Judge weighs recombining trials for 9/11 suspects

Guantanamo Bay judge weighs US request to reconsider separate trial for Yemeni 9/11 suspect

Monday - 08/11/2014, 01:42pm EDT

Turkey to select new PM end August

Turkey to select new PM Aug. 27 after Erdogan wins country's 1st direct presidential vote

Monday - 08/11/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Kerry urges calm in Iraq

Kerry urges Iraqis to remain calm amid political crisis, backs president over PM

Monday - 08/11/2014, 12:16pm EDT

Storm capsizes boats in Northern Ireland regatta

Tail-end of Hurricane Bertha capsizes boats in Northern Ireland regatta; 10 reported injured

Monday - 08/11/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Dutch push Ukraine plane disaster inquiries

Dutch push ahead with investigations into Ukraine plane disaster despite lack of site access

Monday - 08/11/2014, 11:40am EDT

Survivor: Engine out before Iranian airplane crash

Survivor tells AP that 1 engine went out before Iranian airplane crash that killed 39

Monday - 08/11/2014, 10:53am EDT

Report criticizes US over Afghan civilian deaths

Report criticizes US for failing to investigate Afghan civilian killings during operations

Monday - 08/11/2014, 10:19am EDT

Madrid explodes in color during Holi festival

Madrid square explodes in color celebration of traditional Hindu Holi festival

Monday - 08/11/2014, 09:12am EDT

US airdrops supplies to thousands besieged in Iraq

US airdrops supplies to thousands besieged in Iraq; Islamic State militants seize largest dam

Friday - 08/08/2014, 06:02am EDT

Taliban kill 4 Afghan policemen in attack in south

Afghan official: Taliban attack checkpoint in southern Helmand province, killing 4 policemen

Friday - 08/08/2014, 04:08am EDT

Thai case casts spotlight on business of surrogacy

Case of abandoned baby with Down syndrome casts light on unregulated surrogacy business

Friday - 08/08/2014, 03:40am EDT

Lawyer: Snowden can stay 3 more years in Russia

Edward Snowden's lawyer says Snowden gets permission to stay in Russia for 3 more years

Friday - 08/08/2014, 03:06am EDT

UN council condemns minority attacks in Iraq

UN Security Council condemns attacks on minorities in Iraq; UK to circulate draft resolution

Thursday - 08/07/2014, 11:30pm EDT
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