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Amnesty: South Sudan government troops are burning villages

May 21, 2015

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Sudan government troops are setting villages on fire and abusing civilians in an ongoing military assault on rebels loyal to the country's former vice president,... more »»

US presses Israel on talks for Middle East nuclear-free zone

May 21, 2015

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States has sent a top official to Israel in an effort to revive talks on a Middle East zone free of nuclear weapons, a central issue of a nuclear treaty review... more »»

Senior Israeli diplomat: 'This land is ours'

May 21, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's new deputy foreign minister on Thursday delivered a defiant message to the international community, saying that Israel owes no apologies for its policies in the Holy Lan... more »»

French school newspaper threatened over Charlie Hebdo issue

May 21, 2015

PARIS (AP) — Teachers, parents and media freedom activists are urging police action after death threats against a French teenager over a school newspaper issue about the extremist attack against... more »»

A look at EU-Russia tug-of-war over 6 east European nations

May 21, 2015

RIGA, Latvia (AP) — A quarter century after the Iron Curtain that once divided Europe opened, the European Union nations and Russia are again involved in a tug-of-war, this time over six former... more »»

Cross-dressing diva Conchita Wurst to Putin: Let's hang out

May 21, 2015

VIENNA (AP) — Conchita Wurst would like to hang out with Russian President Vladimir Putin. more »»

Spain grants temporary residence to boy found in suitcase

May 21, 2015

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government on Thursday granted a temporary residence permit to an 8-year-old Ivory Coast boy that a woman tried to smuggle into Spain in a suitcase. more »»

Mystery surrounds movements of Italy's Tunisia Bardo suspect

May 21, 2015

ROME (AP) — Italy's interior minister insisted Thursday that police had pulled off an investigative coup by arresting a suspect in Tunisia's Bardo Museum massacre, despite indications that he was... more »»

Red carpet Emergency Room at Cannes is always full of drama

May 21, 2015

CANNES, France (AP) — For most of the year, room 331 of the Martinez Hotel is just your run-of-the mill luxury five star hotel suite. more »»

10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos

May 21, 2015

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you... more »»

Burundi: 2 killed in protests against president's 3rd term

May 21, 2015

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Two protesters in Burundi were shot dead Thursday, said the Red Cross, as pitched battles in the capital escalated between police and demonstrators opposed to President... more »»

Irish premier: 'Create history' by voting for gay marriage

May 21, 2015

DUBLIN (AP) — Prime Minister Enda Kenny is urging Ireland's voters to support the legalization of gay marriage in a referendum that pits the power of the Catholic Church against his secular-minde... more »»

The Latest on Rohingya: US lawmakers urge more US action

May 21, 2015

A bipartisan group of 23 U.S. lawmakers is urging the Obama administration to prevent Southeast Asian seas from becoming a "graveyard" for thousands of Rohingya boat people. more »»

World's biggest atom smasher sets energy record

May 21, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists operating the world's biggest particle collider say they have set a new energy record ahead of the massive machine's full restart in June. more »»

Ukrainian lawmakers suspend military cooperation with Russia

May 21, 2015

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament on Thursday voted to suspend military cooperation with Russia in a long-anticipated move signaling a further break in relations between the once-close... more »»

Rwandan convicted in Germany could face more prison time

May 21, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's top criminal court ruled Thursday that there was sufficient evidence to find a former Rwandan mayor guilty of participating in genocide and sent the case back for the lowe... more »»

The Latest on Rohingya: US envoy urges region to cooperate

May 21, 2015

7 p.m. (1200 GMT)

A top U.S. diplomat has urged Myanmar's government to work with its regional partners to address the migrant crisis in Southeast Asia. more »»

AP PHOTOS: Heritage sites under Islamic State control

May 21, 2015

When Islamic State fighters routed Syrian government forces and took control of the ruins of Palmyra Thursday morning, the ancient city became the latest archaeological site to fall into the hand... more »»

Mideast youth unemployment rises amid post-Arab Spring chaos

May 21, 2015

KITTEH, Jordan (AP) — Fawziyeh Sharif and dozens of other young women who make jeans for the U.S. more »»

Japan town to still hunt dolphins after aquariums' rejection

May 21, 2015

TOKYO (AP) — The fishing town of Taiji will not stop its dolphin hunts, the mayor said Thursday, after Japan's aquariums decided to stop buying captured dolphins under international pressure... more »»

 
 

 

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