British Airways was operating most of its flights from London's two largest airports on Monday after a computer system failure stranded thousands of passengers over a holiday weekend and turned into a
Britain Monday said it would be a "strong partner" to Germany in response to comments by German Chancellor Angela Merkel about Britain and the United States no longer being reliable allies
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s mostly Iran-backed Shiite paramilitary forces reached the border with Syria on Monday after securing a string of small villages west of Mosul, according to a spokesman for
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The Dominican Republic minister of industry and commerce and seven other top-level officials have been detained in an international bribery scandal involving t
TIRANA, Albania - Albanian residents and a non-governmental organization have filed a lawsuit against the government for giving a permit to build a hydropower station in a protected valley.
WASHINGTON (AP) — For Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, writing a Republican-only health care bill that can pass the Senate boils down to this question: How do you solve a problem like Dean, Lisa, Pat
Muslim separatists and Maoist-led rebels Monday said they opposed ISIS-linked militants in the Philippines, but gave no indication they would take up President Rodrigo Duterte's offer to fight alongsi
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Two men were fatally shot after an argument over a parking space in a crowded Florida tourist district. Miami Beach Police spokesman Ernesto Rodriguez says two Miami-Dade Coun
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Gunmen have killed a district governor and his son in Afghanistan’s eastern Paktika province. Abdul Raouf Massoud, a provincial police official, said the attack took pl
This gives Mariano Rajoy considerable breathing space until 2019, as if he fails to get the necessary agreements for next year's budget the constitution allows him to simply renew the previous spend
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A film festival on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation aims to bolster the anti-pipeline movement that blossomed there last year. Another goal of the inaugural Standing Rock Nat
A lawyer for one of two women charged with assassinating Kim Jong-Nam accused Malaysian authorities Monday of an "unethical" failure to share documents vital to the defense
Nigeria's ailing president was glaringly absent Monday as his deputy marked their two years in power, with no word on the head of state's health three weeks after he went on indefinite medical leave
PARIS - The mayor of Paris has strongly criticized and is threatening to cancel an upcoming festival for black feminists where four-fifths of the event space will be open exclusively ...
WESTMORE, Vt. - For decades, the tiny, out-of-site beach at the south end of Vermont's fjord-like Lake Willoughby has been known as much for its nudity as its views of ...
BRUSSELS (AP) — The head of the European Central Bank says while the economy of the 19-nation eurozone is improving, it still needs substantial stimulus. At a parliamentary hearing Monday in Brussels
MOSCOW — Global oil prices were in a deep slump. And because oil profits lubricate the Russian economy, the Kremlin was casting about for a solution. Read more here.
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Every three months or so, Oleksy Talalai sets out after a week at home in Khmelnitsky, western Ukraine, on the 11-hour journey to Leszno, in the west of Poland. Read more here.
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NEW YORK (AP) — After a stint of frugality, Americans have returned to their borrowing ways. But are they getting into the kinds of debt trouble that lead to recessions? U.S. consumers now owe roughl
Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska Monday said he was ready to cooperate with U.S. congressional probes into election meddling by Moscow without immunity, insisting he has evidence against claims of K
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Researchers in a New York cabbage patch are planning the first release on American soil of insects genetically engineered to die before they can reproduce. The work at Cornell Univ
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Lawyers for North Carolina’s new Democratic governor say a new law could increase confusion in future elections, leave unethical politicians unpunished and allow campaign fi
Ukraine will continue its participation in international peacekeeping missions despite the conflict in eastern Luhansk and Donetsk regions, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry said in a statement on May 29
Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he will not do a deal with the SNP to gain power at Westminster.
Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he will not do a deal with the SNP to gain power at Westmi
Democratic Republic of Congo's health ministry has approved the use of a new Ebola vaccine to counter an outbreak of the hemorrhagic fever in its northeast that has killed four people, a spokesman sai
WASHINGTON (AP) — To the fans watching on ESPN, Nihar Janga’s win last year in the Scripps National Spelling Bee was a shock: He was only 11 years old, a fifth-grader appearing in the bee for th
When President Trump’s top foreign policy advisers gathered recently at the White House to discuss plans to revamp the administration’s Afghanistan strategy, the makeup of those in the room was indic
MARAWI, Philippines (Reuters) - The Philippine military said on Monday it was close to retaking a southern city held for a seventh day by Islamist militants, as helicopters unleashed more rockets on p
CAIRO (Reuters) - An Egyptian human rights lawyer and would-be presidential candidate went on trial on Monday in a case where a guilty verdict would deprive him of the right to stand for election.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — On the rowdy streets of the Koreatown district a few miles from downtown Los Angeles, it doesn’t take long to recognize the favorite candidate for an open U.S. House seat: Bl
German Chancellor Angela Merkel Sunday urged European Union nations to stick together in the face of emerging policy divisions with the U.S., Britain's decision to leave the bloc and other challenges
(Reuters) - Defeated hardline candidate Ebrahim Raisi has complained of voter fraud in Iran's presidential election and called on the judiciary and the election watchdog to investigate, the semi-offic
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Sometimes it seems like the impassioned people who want to preserve Confederate monuments across the South are reading a different history book than the rest of the nation. In
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s hardline position on immigration is casting a long shadow over Virginia’s race for governor, with candidates in both parties adjusting their f