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Suu Kyi eulogizes slain legal adviser

YANGON, Myanmar -- Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has broken a monthlong silence to describe the assassination of one of her top legal advi ...

February 26, 2017 10:10 AM


Pope cuts sanctions to some pedophile priests

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis has quietly reduced sanctions against a handful of pedophile priests, applying his vision of a merciful c ...

February 26, 2017 1:01 AM


Autopsy: Nerve agent killed Kim

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Malaysia’s health minister said early today that autopsy results suggested a nerve agent caused “ ...

February 26, 2017 1:01 AM


AP Explains: Who competes and how Carnival parades judged

RIO DE JANEIRO — Rio de Janeiro's Carnival parade is world famous for the samba dancing, costumes that leave little to the imagination ...

February 25, 2017 12:02 PM


Malaysia warns North Korea to cooperate with investigation

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysian police said Saturday that they would issue an arrest warrant for a North Korean diplomat if he refu ...

February 25, 2017 9:48 AM


Conditions deteriorate in west Mosul as Iraqi advances slow

MOSUL, Iraq — The Iraqi advance into Mosul's western half slowed Saturday as combat turned to urban warfare and Iraqi forces met stiff ...

February 25, 2017 9:46 AM


Brazen attacks against Syrian security kill at least 32

BEIRUT — In synchronized attacks, insurgents stormed into heavily guarded security offices in Syria's central Homs city, clashed with ...

February 25, 2017 9:14 AM


Experts: VX that killed Kim made in sophisticated lab

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Sometime in the hours after poisoning the half brother of North Korea’s leader, one of his two attacke ...

February 25, 2017 1:01 AM


Iraqi air force targets IS targets inside Syria

MOSUL AIRPORT, Iraq – As Iraqi ground troops pushed into western Mosul on Friday, the country’s air force struck Islamic State ...

February 25, 2017 1:01 AM


Germany: Merkel's party slips behind center-left SPD in poll

BERLIN — Germany's Social Democrats nudged past Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc for the first time in more than a decade ...

February 24, 2017 10:24 AM


Germany slams Russian plan to attack Reichstag replica

BERLIN — German officials are criticizing plans by the Russian military to build a replica of Berlin's Parliament building as a target ...

February 24, 2017 9:37 AM


Malaysia: VX nerve agent killed outcast North Korean scion

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The poison used to kill the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader at a crowded air terminal in Malay ...

February 24, 2017 9:33 AM


Iraq strikes IS in Syria as Iraqi forces enter western Mosul

BAGHDAD — Iraq's air force struck Islamic State targets inside Syria for the first time on Friday as Iraqi troops on the ground pushed ...

February 24, 2017 9:25 AM


Official: Trump adviser asked FBI to dispute Russia reports

WASHINGTON — White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's ...

February 24, 2017 9:19 AM


Attacks near Syria town captured from IS kill 62

BEIRUT — Two attacks near a Syrian town just captured by Turkish forces and Syrian opposition fighters from the Islamic State group ki ...

February 24, 2017 9:07 AM