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UN court rejects UAE request in Qatar dispute

June 14, 2019

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The highest U.N. court on Friday rejected a request by the United Arab Emirates for interim measures to be imposed on Qatar in a racial discrimination dispute. more »»

Russian fire teams save 300 cats from burning animal shelter

June 14, 2019

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Russian emergency workers have rescued hundreds of cats and several dogs from a fire that engulfed an animal shelter. more »»

Serb leader urges Trump to bring Kosovo back to negotiating

June 14, 2019

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia's leader hailed Donald Trump's unorthodox ways of dealing with political problems, urging the U.S. more »»

Grounding of Boeing plane hovers over big air show in Paris

June 14, 2019

Uncertainty over a Boeing jet and apprehension about the global economy hover over the aircraft industry as it prepares for next week's Paris Air Show. more »»

The Latest: Japan PM condemns suspected tanker attack

June 14, 2019

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on Mideast developments amid rising tensions in the Persian Gulf region (all times local):

7:55 p.. more »»

Probe shows that Russian jet had excessive landing speed

June 14, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — A preliminary probe into last month's crash of a Russian passenger jet that left 41 dead has found the plane was going at an excessive speed when it made an emergency landing. more »»

Women strike in Switzerland for fairer pay, more equality

June 14, 2019

GENEVA (AP) — Women across Switzerland walked off the job, burned bras and blocked traffic Friday in a day of demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality and an end to sexual harassment an... more »»

High-rise fires still a major worry 2 years after Grenfell

June 14, 2019

LONDON (AP) — Two years after a tower block fire in London killed 72 people, safety experts warned that hundreds of apartment buildings around Britain remain at risk of a similar devastating blaze. more »»

Trump: Iran a 'nation of terror,' was behind tanker attacks

June 14, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling Iran "a nation of terror," President Donald Trump on Friday publicly accused the Persian Gulf country of responsibility for recent attacks on oil tankers near the... more »»

Sudan military acknowledges violations in sit-in dispersal

June 14, 2019

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan's ruling military acknowledged that security forces committed violations when they moved in to disperse protesters at a sit-in camp outside military headquarters in... more »»

Major oil companies commit to carbon pricing at Vatican

June 14, 2019

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Some of the world's major oil producers committed Friday to supporting "economically meaningful" carbon pricing regimes after a Vatican climate summit and a personal appeal... more »»

Painting attributed to Caravaggio on display before auction

June 14, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Visitors on Friday were given one last chance to admire a 400-year-old painting found in an attic in southern France and attributed to Italian master Caravaggio, or raise questions... more »»

US says video shows Iran removing mine from stricken tanker

June 14, 2019

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The U.S. more »»

Correction: Bitcoin-Carbon Footprint story

June 14, 2019

BERLIN (AP) — In a story June 13 about the carbon footprint of bitcoin, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the electricity required for a bitcoin transaction results in hundreds of... more »»

Gynecologists in Germany fined for abortion advertising

June 14, 2019

BERLIN (AP) — A German court has fined two gynecologists for violating a ban on advertising abortions, the first such case to be tried since the rules were loosened earlier this year. more »»

UN: Expert meeting under way to decide if Ebola is emergency

June 14, 2019

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization on Friday opened its expert meeting to decide whether the Ebola outbreak in Congo — which spilled into Uganda this week — should be declared a global... more »»

Thai vets nurture lost baby dugong with milk and sea grass

June 14, 2019

BANGKOK (AP) — A baby dugong, a large ocean mammal, that has developed an attachment to humans after being separated from its mother and getting lost off southern Thailand is being nurtured by... more »»

Vatican investigator of child sex abuse meets Polish bishops

June 14, 2019

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Vatican's sex crimes prosecutor, Archbishop Charles Scicluna, met with Poland's Catholic bishops on Friday to share his experience in tracking crimes, after the Polish... more »»

UK leader race down to 6 contenders, Boris Johnson in front

June 14, 2019

LONDON (AP) — One of seven contenders to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May quit the Conservative Party leadership race on Friday, as front-runner Boris Johnson was accused by rivals of... more »»

The Latest: China summons US envoy over Hong Kong criticism

June 14, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on the Hong Kong extradition bill and protests (all times local):

8:20 p.m.

China has summoned a U.S. more »»

 
 
 

 

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