Some federal prosecutors disagreed with decision to charge Assange under Espionage Act

May 24, 2019

The prosecutors feared such charges posed serious risks for First Amendment protections and had other concerns, according to people familiar with the matter.…

Trump approves sending more forces to the Middle East amid tensions with Iran

May 24, 2019

The military plans to dispatch an additional 1,500 troops to the region, including missile-defense and surveillance units.…

Trump to sidestep Congress to clear arms deals benefiting Saudi Arabia, UAE

May 24, 2019

The president is invoking seldom-used emergency authority to circumvent congressional roadblocks to 22 arms deals.…

Climate activists call for action in Latin America

May 24, 2019

Climate change activists in Latin America rallied for action on global warming Friday, heeding a call by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg to hold demonstrations across the world…

Terror probe after ‘low force’ blast in French city of Lyon

May 24, 2019

A “low force” blast hit a busy pedestrian street Friday in the French city of Lyon, injuring seven people as it shattered the glass from a refrigerated shop cooler in a bakery, a local official said…

Rights group: 23 inmates killed in Venezuelan jail riot

May 24, 2019

A prisoner rights group in Venezuela says 23 inmates died when guards opened fire to subdue an uprising…

Mount Everest has gotten so crowded that climbers are perishing in the traffic jams

May 24, 2019

Eight hikers have died in a little over a week.…

What happens next with Brexit, now that Theresa May is resigning?

May 24, 2019

Chances of a no-deal Brexit go up, while a second referendum seems more unlikely.…

Climate change is hot topic in the European Parliament vote

May 24, 2019

Concerns about climate change have prompted mass protests across Europe for the past year, turning the issue into a key topic ahead of the European Parliament elections taking place through Sunday…

Supporters of Iraqi Shiite cleric hold sit-ins against war

May 24, 2019

Thousands of supporters of an Iraqi populist Shiite cleric held sit-ins around Iraq saying their country should not be a battlefield between the United States and Iran…

Venezuelan rights group says 23 inmates killed, 18 guards injured in prison riot in central state of Portuguesa

May 24, 2019

Venezuelan rights group says 23 inmates killed, 18 guards injured in prison riot in central state of Portuguesa…

Islamists in Sudan rally in support of Islamic rule

May 24, 2019

Thousands of Islamists in Sudan long allied with ousted president Omar al-Bashir’s regime are rallying to support military-backed Islamic rule in the face of alleged attempts by protesters to abolish it…

After Modi’s stunning win, a grim future for India’s opposition

May 24, 2019

For the storied Indian National Congress, which governed the country for much of its post-independence history, there were no silver linings to Thursday’s defeat.…

Iran’s foreign minister in Pakistan amid tensions with US

May 24, 2019

Iran’s foreign minister, under fire at home, in Pakistan on critically timed visit amid tensions with US…

FIFA restoring ‘corruption’ to ethics code after criticism

May 24, 2019

FIFA is restoring the offense of “corruption” to its code of ethics, almost one year after facing criticism over the symbolic removal of the term…

Taiwan recognized same-sex marriage for the first time. Here are the scenes of joy.

May 24, 2019

The legislature of the island near the Chinese mainland voted last week, 66 to 27, to recognize same-sex unions, becoming the first in Asia to do so.…

Lebanese Cabinet agrees on 2019 austerity budget

May 24, 2019

A Lebanese Cabinet minister says the government has agreed on a 2019 budget, wrapping up weeks of haggling over an austerity budget that aims to cut public spending and reduce the deficit…

May to quit as party leader June 7, opening race for new PM

May 24, 2019

Prime Minister Theresa May’s three-year quest to lead Britain out of the European Union has ended in defeat, with her announcement that she will step down as Conservative Party leader in two weeks.…

Kenyan court upholds laws criminalizing same-sex relations

May 24, 2019

Kenya’s High Court upholds colonial-era laws that criminalize same-sex relations, to dismay…

Losing Indonesian candidate challenges election in court

May 24, 2019

The defeated candidate in Indonesia’s presidential election has filed a challenge against the result in the country’s top court just days after seven people died during rioting by his supporters in the capital…

Afghan police official says blast at Kabul mosque kills 2

May 24, 2019

Afghan police official: Explosion at a mosque in eastern Kabul kills 2, including prayer leader…

AP Interview: Catalan separatist vows EU parliament fight

May 24, 2019

The most prominent jailed leader of Catalonia’s separatist movement is vowing to take his fight to the European Parliament after being suspended as a lawmaker in Spain…

US following deportation case of rights activist in Israel

May 24, 2019

The U.S. State Department says it’s closely following Israel’s case against the local director of Human Rights Watch, who faces deportation under a law barring entry to those who have called for a boycott of Israel or its settlements in the West Bank…

Yemen’s president in letter to UN chief criticizes his envoy

May 24, 2019

Yemen’s president, in letter to UN chief, criticizes his envoy of allegedly siding with Iran-aligned Yemeni rebels…

US stocks rebound, but still face losses for the week

May 24, 2019

Stocks rebounded but are still headed for a third straight weekly loss as trade anxiety looms over the market…

Theresa May to resign, make way for new prime minister, after Brexit failures

May 24, 2019

Brexit was her No. 1 job, and she failed to deliver it.…

Kenya’s High Court upholds colonial-era laws that criminalize same-sex relations

May 24, 2019

Kenya’s High Court upholds colonial-era laws that criminalize same-sex relations…

Police say fire kills 15 students in western India

May 24, 2019

Indian police say at least 15 students were killed in a fire that broke out in a four-story building in the western city of Surat…

The Latest: Polls open in Czech Republic, centrists seek win

May 24, 2019

Ireland is going to the polls to kick off the second day of European Union elections which have already caused a stir in the Netherlands…

Indian news agency reports that 15 children have been killed in a building fire in the western state of Gujarat

May 24, 2019

Indian news agency reports that 15 children have been killed in a building fire in the western state of Gujarat…

HK leader protests over German asylum for dissidents

May 24, 2019

Hong Kong’s leader has summoned the German consul to complain about Germany granting political asylum to two Hong Kong political activists…

The race is on: Contenders vie to become next British PM

May 24, 2019

Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement that she will leave 10 Downing Street has set off a fierce competition to succeed her as Conservative Party leader — and as the next prime minister.…

Thai king opens 1st session of elected assembly since coup

May 24, 2019

Thailand’s king has addressed the first session of an elected parliament since the military staged a coup in 2014, advising lawmakers to take their responsibilities seriously because their actions will affect national security and the people’s well-being…

Boat with 58 migrants reaches Italian island of Lampedusa

May 24, 2019

A boat carrying 58 migrants has reached the southern Italian island of Lampedusa, as flows continue despite the Italian government’s anti-immigration policies…

Catholic nuns urged to speak out about, confront sex abuse

May 24, 2019

Catholic nuns around the world are urged to speak out about, confront sex abuse…

Elderly Mexicans are visiting their undocumented children in the U.S. – with State Department approval

May 24, 2019

A quiet program called Palomas Mensajeras — Messenger Pigeons — reunites families separated for years.…

The radical right’s rise in Europe isn’t fueled by economic grievances. Here’s why.

May 24, 2019

This may change how mainstream politicians address the populist challenge.…

NKorea says talks won’t resume unless US changes position

May 24, 2019

North Korea says stalled nuclear negotiations with the United States will never resume unless the Trump administration moves away from what the North describes as unilateral demands for disarmament.…

Pakistan official: Bomb at Quetta mosque kills 1, wounds 15

May 24, 2019

Pakistani official: 1 killed, 15 wounded in bomb explosion at a mosque in restive southwestern city of Quetta…

On Japan’s Okinawa, U.S. military is accused of contaminating environment with hazardous chemical 

May 24, 2019

The controversy is inflaming an already sensitive situation for U.S. forces on the island.…

As EU votes, Belgians hope to end national stalemate

May 24, 2019

Belgians go to the polls Sunday looking to end months of political limbo sparked after the biggest party in the governing coalition quit over Prime Minister Charles Michel’s support for the U.N. migration pact…

India’s Modi paints image of Hindu ascetic called to power

May 24, 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has constructed an image as a pious man of the people and transformed India’s elections from a political contest into a cult of personality fueled by a social media blitzkrieg…

Trump visits a Japan buffeted by U.S. trade war with China

May 24, 2019

Trump’s aggressive trade policies bring an uneasy backdrop to the pageantry of his state visit to Japan.…

Trump Japan visit to focus on personal ties, not substance

May 24, 2019

President Donald Trump’s visit to Japan is to focus on personal ties with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rather than substantive results on trade, security or North Korea…

The Latest: Oman says it’s working to ease US-Iran tensions

May 24, 2019

The Latest: Oman says it’s working to ease Iran-US tensions; says both sides realize gravity of situation…

India troops kill Kashmir militant linked to al-Qaida

May 24, 2019

Officials say government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir have killed a top militant commander linked to al-Qaida in the disputed region…

Hundreds of same-sex couples exchange vows as Taiwan recognizes same-sex marriage for the first time

May 24, 2019

The legislature of the island near the Chinese mainland voted last week, 66 to 27, to recognize same-sex unions, becoming the first in Asia to do so.…

US official urges Pacific nations to keep ties with Taiwan

May 24, 2019

A top U.S. diplomat for Southeast Asia has urged Pacific island nations not to withdraw diplomatic recognition of Taiwan, warning that Chinese pressure to change Taiwan’s international standing threatens to increase the possibility of conflict…

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