Anti-immigration party in Germany chooses new leader

November 30, 2019

Germany’s anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party has elected a 44-year-old member of its parliamentary delegation as the party’s co-chairman…

U.S. military acknowledges allegations of civilian deaths in Afghanistan airstrike

November 30, 2019

The strike Thursday targeted Taliban fighters in eastern Afghanistan, along the border with Pakistan.…

Protesters in Algeria march in favor of government

November 30, 2019

Algerian citizens in support of the government have taken to the streets in demonstrations in several cities across the North African country to show their support for next month’s elections…

Queen praises heroes who used a narwhal tusk and fire extinguisher to stop London Bridge attacker

November 30, 2019

London’s mayor expressed ‘awe’ at the bystanders who ‘ran toward danger.’…

The Latest: Merkel’s partners choose left-leaning leadership

November 30, 2019

Members of Germany’s junior governing party have chosen Norbert Walter-Borjans and Saskia Eskenn as its new co-leaders, a decision that raises new questions about the future of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government…

Members of Germany’s Social Democrats choose Norbert Walter-Borjans and Saskia Esken as the party’s new leaders

November 30, 2019

Members of Germany’s Social Democrats choose Norbert Walter-Borjans and Saskia Esken as the party’s new leaders…

Londoners fought back to curtail carnage in bridge attack

November 30, 2019

Shocked and saddened Londoners dealing with the return of terrorism to their streets are finding solace in the way bystanders fought to subdue the London Bridge attacker…

AP Explains: Mexico president raises hopes, ruffles feathers

November 30, 2019

AP Explains: Mexico’s president raises hopes, ruffles feathers one year later…

Climate activists invade east German coal mines in protest

November 30, 2019

Hundreds of climate activists protested at two open-pit coal mines in eastern Germany pouring onto the premises to urge the government to immediately halt the use of coal to produce electricity…

Century ago and today, Baghdad street a front line in revolt

November 30, 2019

Baghdad’s Rasheed Street was the scene of large marches by Iraqis against British occupiers nearly a century ago and now it’s a front line in a new revolt…

The Latest: Hong Kong protesters appeal to Trump for help

November 30, 2019

Hong Kong protesters carrying American flags and banners appealing to President Donald Trump are rallying in the semiautonomous Chinese territory…

Greek minister heads to Cairo for talks over sea dispute

November 30, 2019

Greece’s foreign minister will hold talks in Cairo with his Egyptian counterpart on Sunday about agreement between Turkey and Libya’s U.N.-backed government to delineate the maritime boundaries between the two countries…

Malta leader to resign amid protests over reporter’s death

November 30, 2019

Malta’s embattled prime minister said he will resign next month, addressing the nation amid protests over the car bomb killing of a journalist.…

At least 14 dead in Mexico gun battle near Texas border

November 30, 2019

At least 14 people died after Mexican security forces engaged in an hour-long gun battle with an armed criminal group in the town of Villa Unión, in the state of Coahuila, about an hour’s drive southwest of Eagle Pass, Texas…

London Bridge attacker was convicted terrorist who plotted to blow up British landmarks, police say

November 30, 2019

Inspired by al-Qaeda, Usman Khan was sentenced in 2012 for plotting to bomb the London Stock Exchange.…

More bodies from capsized migrant ship are reported found

November 30, 2019

More bodies from capsized migrant ship are reported found off southern Italian island…

Trump isn’t running in Britain’s election. That hasn’t stopped him from getting in the middle.

November 30, 2019

The president has focused particular ire on Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn ahead of the Dec. 12 British general election.…

One of the men who stopped the London Bridge terrorist is reportedly a convicted murderer

November 30, 2019

“He’s not a hero, and he never will be,” say the family of Amanda Champion, who was murdered in 2003.…

Iran opposition leader compares supreme leader to shah

November 30, 2019

A website long associated with detained opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi has quoted him as comparing a crackdown on protesters under Iran’s supreme leader to another carried out under the country’s ousted shah…

With most votes counted, Namibia’s leader faces 2nd term

November 30, 2019

With most votes counted, Namibia’s leader faces 2nd term but sharp drop in support…

China accuses UN rights chief of inflaming Hong Kong unrest

November 30, 2019

China has accused the U.N. high commissioner for human rights of emboldening “radical violence” in Hong Kong by suggesting the city’s leader conduct an investigation into reports of excessive use of force by police…

India and Japan hold inaugural security talks

November 30, 2019

India says ties with Japan are key to stability in the Indo-Pacific region as the two countries held inaugural security talks in New Delhi…

Iraqi officials: 2 protesters dead in more violence

November 30, 2019

Iraqi officials say two protesters have been shot dead and at least 26 others wounded in Baghdad and southern Iraq in continued unrest after Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi announced he intended to resign…

Londoners fought back to curtail carnage in bridge attack

November 30, 2019

Shocked and saddened Londoners dealing with the return of terrorism to their streets are finding solace in the way bystanders fought to subdue the London Bridge attacker.…

Germany’s junior governing party set to announce new leaders

November 30, 2019

Germany’s junior governing party set to announce new leaders…

Focus on early release of terror convict in London stabbings

November 30, 2019

Focus on early release of terror convict in London stabbings…

Authorities say 2 Italians killed by avalanche on Mont Blanc

November 30, 2019

Authorities say 2 Italians killed by avalanche on Mont Blanc…

Spain seizes record haul of crystal meth for European market

November 30, 2019

Spain seizes record haul of crystal meth for European market…

Burkina Faso armed forces kill extremist leader, 5 others

November 30, 2019

Burkina Faso armed forces kill extremist leader, 5 supporters…

Afghan official: Roadside blast kills senior army commander

November 30, 2019

An Afghan official says a roadside bomb in the southern Helmand province has killed two security personnel, including a senior border commander…

UN tries to cut numbers at EU-funded migrant center in Libya

November 30, 2019

UN refugee agency is working to cut the number of migrants staying at an overcrowded transit center in Libya’s capital…

A bill meant to protect India’s transgender community instead leaves them angry and aggrieved

November 30, 2019

Activists say the new measure is regressive and addresses few of the demands transgender people have made, including explicitly stating common forms of discrimination in employment, education and housing.…

Hong Kong elders, youths vow to keep up pro-democracy fight

November 30, 2019

Hundreds of silver-haired activists have joined young protesters for a unity rally at a Hong Kong park, vowing that their monthslong movement will not fade away until there is greater democracy in the Chinese territory…

Albania’s search for quake victims ends; death toll up to 50

November 30, 2019

Albania’s search for quake victims ends with death toll up to 50…

Dutch police continue hunt for attacker who stabbed 3

November 30, 2019

Dutch police continue hunt for attacker who stabbed 3 youth on busy shopping street…

Brexit backers stoked fears over Polish workers pouring in. Now one is a London Bridge hero.

November 30, 2019

As one tweet put it, “Some people in the UK: We don’t need foreigners living in our country. Łukasz, the Polish chef who tackled the killer on London Bridge: Pass me my five foot Narwhal tusk!”…

UK police: Suspect in attack had served time for terrorism

November 30, 2019

UK police: Suspect in deadly London stabbings had served time for terrorism…

Maltese prosecutors charge businessman in reporter’s killing

November 30, 2019

Maltese prosecutors have charged a prominent local businessman as being an accomplice to the murder of anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in a 2017 car bombing on Malta…

Malta prosecutors charge local businessman with being accomplice in 2017 car bomb killing of anti-corruption journalist

November 30, 2019

Malta prosecutors charge local businessman with being accomplice in 2017 car bomb killing of anti-corruption journalist…

Science warnings, US retreat add urgency to UN climate talks

November 30, 2019

Climate meeting in Madrid gains fresh urgency amid scientists’ warnings, political discord over global warming…

The narwhal tusk has a wondrous and mystical history. A new chapter was added on London Bridge.

November 30, 2019

As a knife attack unfolded on Friday, a man rushed to intervene, narwhal tusk in hand.…

Iraqi prime minister says he will submit resignation to head off further bloodshed

November 29, 2019

The announcement by Adel Abdul Mahdi followed a demand from Iraq’s top Shiite cleric and weeks of protests that have left hundreds dead.…

Trump to meet Macron, Merkel at NATO summit

November 29, 2019

The White House says President Donald Trump will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines of next week’s NATO summit in London…

Hong Kong protesters wave ‘Swole Trump’ posters at Thanksgiving rally

November 29, 2019

Pro-democracy protesters thanked President Trump for signing legislation that promises to punish those who restrict freedoms in the territory.…

Spain: Sunbathers help migrants arriving to beach by boat

November 29, 2019

Sunbathers have assisted two dozen exhausted migrants who arrived by boat to a beach in Spain’s Canary Islands…

Correction: Europe-Space story

November 29, 2019

Correction: Europe-Space story…

London Mayor Sadiq Khan says police are not looking for anyone else after stabbings near London Bridge

November 29, 2019

London Mayor Sadiq Khan says police are not looking for anyone else after stabbings near London Bridge…

How many children does Boris Johnson have? The British prime minister won’t say.

November 29, 2019

Johnson is under fire for a 1995 article he penned in which he called children of single mothers “ill-raised, ignorant, aggressive and illegitimate.”…

British police kill knife-wielding man who fatally stabbed two people on London Bridge

November 29, 2019

Police say the attacker was a convicted terrorist released from jail who was wearing an electronic tracking tag around his ankle at the time of the assault.…

1 dead in Puerto Rico highway police chase

November 29, 2019

1 dead after police and suspects exchange gunfire during a lengthy chase on a busy highway in Puerto Rico…

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