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Chief European Union diplomat in Venezuela leaves country New! 2021-03-02 16:44:59CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - The chief European Union diplomat in Venezuela left the country on Tuesday, a week after the government of Nicolás Ma

Congress-created commission calls for spending billions on artificial New! 2021-03-02 16:30:00The National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence's final report to Congress urges the federal government to prioritize artificial intellig

Who is Myanmar's UN envoy? Coup opponent or New! 2021-03-02 15:07:44UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Myanmar’s U.N. ambassador, who strongly opposed the military coup in his country, insists he remains the permanent represe

Doctors Without Borders staffer killed in north Syria New! 2021-03-02 14:16:30BEIRUT (AP) - The international aid organization Doctors Without Borders said Tuesday a staff member was killed and three were injured in separate inc

Russia threatens to retaliate against U.S. sanctions as New! 2021-03-02 14:02:39Moscow will absolutely respond to U.S. sanctions imposed by the Biden administration over the poisoning of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, Russi

WHO must actually demonstrate independence from China 2021-03-02 12:28:01With the stroke of a pen, President Joe Biden readmitted the United States, as a paying member, to the World Health Organization (WHO). President Bide

All sides commit abuses in Mozambique conflict, says 2021-03-02 12:07:33JOHANNESBURG (AP) - War crimes have been committed by all sides fighting in Mozambique's northern Cabo Delgado province, including jihadi rebels, gov

U.S. sanctions Houthi military leaders after dropping terror 2021-03-02 11:50:21The Biden administration on Tuesday sanctioned two senior leaders of Yemen's Houthi rebel army, saying the Iran-backed force has contributed to the d

Three women media workers shot dead in eastern 2021-03-02 10:07:24KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Three women who worked for a local radio and TV station in eastern Afghanistan were gunned down Tuesday in separate attacks,

Maine to align medical marijuana rules with state 2021-03-02 09:59:16AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine's marijuana regulators are looking to align the state's medical marijuana program with state laws. The Maine Medical Use

Southeast Asian nations urge halt to violence in 2021-03-02 09:43:36JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Southeast Asian foreign ministers urged a halt to violence and the start of talks on a peaceful solution in Myanmar, where t

Bosnia receives jabs from Serbia amid COVAX dispute 2021-03-02 09:12:59SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) - Bosnia on Tuesday received 10,000 vaccines from neighboring Serbia amid a dispute with the international COVAX mec

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US to sanction 7 senior Russian officials over 2021-03-02 09:36:16The Biden administration on Tuesday announced sanctions on several Russian officials and businesses in response to the poisoning and imprisonment of o

Police in Burma fire tear gas, rubber bullets 2021-03-02 09:04:28Police in Burma repeatedly used tear gas and rubber bullets Tuesday against crowds protesting last month's coup, but the demonstrators regrouped afte

Burma protesters take to streets day after deadly 2021-03-02 05:16:19Demonstrators in Burma took to the streets again on Tuesday to protest last month’s seizure of power by the military, as foreign ministers

Nigerian governor: 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed 2021-03-02 04:00:07Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls abducted last week from a boarding school in the northwestern Zamfara state have been released, the state’s gov

Rooster kills man during banned cockfight: cops 2021-03-01 23:42:15A man was killed by a rooster with a blade tied to its leg during an illegal cockfight in southern India, police said, bringing focus on a practice th

Girl, 9, beaten to death with cane during 2021-03-01 23:20:00Police in Sri Lanka said Monday they have arrested two people in connection with the death of a 9-year-old girl who was repeatedly beaten during a rit

Madeleine McCann disappearance: New details on German suspect 2021-03-01 17:34:23New details have emerged related to the German man suspected in the years-old disappearance of 3-year-old Madeleine McCann, including that he was know

Pope Francis' planned Iraq trip sparks security, health 2021-03-01 17:20:32On Friday, Pope Francis heads to a country where ISIS tried its best to wipe Christians out altogether not so long ago. Add to the formidable pressure

Russia's Boris Nemtsov – 'the best president Russia 2021-03-01 16:52:10In Moscow, thousands honored Boris Nemtsov – the most prominent Russian opposition leader –who was gunned down a stone’s throw from

US agents seize 277 pounds of banned bologna 2021-03-01 13:28:15Pork products from foreign countries are prohibited from entering the U.S. due to possible foreign animal diseases.

Khashoggi's fiancée calls for Saudi crown prince to 2021-03-01 13:09:15The fiancée of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi has called for Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to face immediate punishment following

Israel’s Netanyahu blames Iran for cargo ship attack 2021-03-01 11:42:15Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday accused Iran of attacking an Israeli-owned ship in the Gulf of Oman last week, a mysteri

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Buckingham Palace Gives An Update On Prince Philip's 2021-03-01 08:54:27The 99-year-old Duke of Edinburgh has been hospitalized for roughly two weeks and has now been transferred to St. Bartholomew’s Hospital.

France's Nicolas Sarkozy Convicted Of Corruption, Sentenced To 2021-03-01 08:14:40The former French president was sentenced to a year in prison and a two-year suspended sentence for trying to illegally obtain information from a magi

Defying Deadly Crackdown, Crowds Again Protest Myanmar Coup 2021-03-01 07:48:37The protests against the military takeover of Myanmar's government continued despite reports that security forces killed at least 18 people a day bef

Dozens Of Leading Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Campaigners Charged 2021-02-28 09:05:17The tightening legal noose on local activists comes as Chinese officials prepare to unveil electoral reforms that will likely further diminish the rol

At Least 11 Dead On Bloodiest Day Of 2021-02-28 08:54:55Myanmar has been in chaos since the army seized power and detained elected government leader Aung San Suu Kyi earlier this month.

Hundreds Of Cows Have Been Trapped At Sea 2021-02-27 12:20:40A new report from the Spanish government calls for killing the more than 850 animals stuck aboard a transport ship in the Mediterranean.

Zookeeper Dies After Being Struck By Elephant's Trunk 2021-02-27 06:29:17Authorities said Joaquín Gutiérrez was knocked back and hit his head on bars at Cabárceno Nature Park near Santander, Spain.

More Than 300 Schoolgirls Kidnapped By Gunmen In 2021-02-26 12:38:42Armed groups in the region are known to kidnap people for money and for the release of their members from jail.

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Reduces Transmission After 1 Dose, 2021-02-26 07:44:48A single dose also cuts the number of asymptomatic infections, according to preliminary research in the U.K. which has not yet been peer-reviewed.

'It Didn’t Hurt At All': Queen Urges Vaccine-Hesitant 2021-02-26 04:45:43Buckingham Palace said in January the 94-year-old head of state and the Duke of Edinburgh, 99, had been inoculated.

U.S. Carries Out Airstrike Against Iranian-Backed Militia Target 2021-02-25 19:52:09It was not immediately clear what damage was caused and if there were any casualties from the U.S. strike.

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Support Completion Of 2021-02-25 12:08:13The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s foundation partnered with World Central Kitchen on the joint effort.

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Dolly Parton, who helped fund the Moderna vaccine, New! 2021-03-03 00:55:17The country music star broke into song before she was inoculated, and urged her fans to “get out there and get your shot.”

Videos Show Extent of Myanmar Military’s Bloody Crackdown New! 2021-03-03 00:48:07A trove of visual evidence reveals how soldiers and the police used rifles and other lethal weapons against anti-coup protests across the country.

Supreme Court Seems Ready to Sustain Arizona Voting New! 2021-03-03 00:32:33The court also signaled that it could tighten the standards for using the Voting Rights Act to challenge all kinds of voting restrictions.

Vernon Jordan, Civil Rights Leader and D.C. Power New! 2021-03-03 00:31:43Mr. Jordan, who was selected to head the National Urban League while still in his 30s, counseled presidents and business leaders.

The Biden and Romney Family Plans Go Too New! 2021-03-02 23:58:16A policy that sustains people in joblessness is not ultimately anti-poverty.

Biden Vows Enough Vaccine ‘for Every Adult American’ New! 2021-03-02 23:54:43The pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co. agreed to help manufacture Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine, in a deal partly brokered by th

Without Backpackers to Pick Them, Crops Rot by New! 2021-03-02 23:39:39The pandemic has exposed the shaky labor foundation of the country’s agriculture industry, spurring calls for an immigration overhaul.

Israel, the U.A.E. and a New Middle East New! 2021-03-02 22:12:10We may be witnessing a major realignment of the Middle East.

Domestic Terrorism Threat Is ‘Metastasizing’ in U.S., F.B.I. New! 2021-03-02 22:09:38Christopher A. Wray condemned the Capitol riot and told the Senate Judiciary Committee that agents had opened 2,000 domestic terrorism inquiries in re

Best Movies and TV Shows Streaming on Hulu, New! 2021-03-02 21:09:59Every month, streaming services add a new batch of titles to their libraries. Here are our picks for March.

Biden Administration Announces Sanctions on Russia in Navalny New! 2021-03-02 21:01:43The action came as the administration declassified an intelligence finding that the F.S.B., one of Russia’s leading intelligence agencies, was r

With Demise of Wage Increase, Biden and Democrats New! 2021-03-02 21:00:37President Biden and top Democrats are working to ensure that frustration over the exclusion of the minimum wage increase in the stimulus plan does not