The crisis in Bolivia fits no easy political narrative

November 14, 2019

Ousted president Evo Morales says he is a victim of a coup. His opponents are championing the restoration of democracy.…

Health dangers emerge at growing migrant camp on US border

November 14, 2019

A humanitarian crisis is worsening each day at a refugee camp just a short walk from the U.S.-Mexico border…

Venice is underwater. Other major European cities could be next.

November 14, 2019

Northwestern Europe has already experienced worsening floods since 1960. That trend is likely to continue.…

Despite Gaza cease-fire announcement, Israeli foreign minister says policy of targeted killings of militants to continue

November 14, 2019

Despite Gaza cease-fire announcement, Israeli foreign minister says policy of targeted killings of militants to continue…

Takeaways so far from House public impeachment hearings

November 14, 2019

Takeaways so far from House public impeachment hearings…

The Latest: EU launches action against UK over commissioner

November 14, 2019

The European Union has launched legal action against the United Kingdom following the country’s decision not to name a candidate for the bloc’s executive arm…

Next up in impeachment hearings: A parade of key witnesses

November 14, 2019

What’s next in impeachment hearings: A parade of key witnesses who recall their worries about Trump’s actions toward Ukraine…

Pakistani officials: 2 Islamic State members arrested

November 14, 2019

Pakistani security officials say they have arrested two suspected members of the Islamic State group in a raid on their hideout in the eastern Punjab province…

Key facts on Sri Lanka as it prepares to elect new president

November 14, 2019

Key facts on Sri Lanka as it prepares to elect new president…

AP source: 2nd US official heard Trump call with Sondland

November 14, 2019

A second U.S. embassy staffer in Kyiv overheard a key cellphone call between President Donald Trump and his ambassador to the European Union discussing the need for Ukrainian officials to pursue “investigations,” The Associated Press has learned…

AP source: 2nd US embassy official overheard President Trump’s call with Sondland about need for Ukraine investigations

November 14, 2019

AP source: 2nd US embassy official overheard President Trump’s call with Sondland about need for Ukraine investigations…

Sri Lankans seek security in post-Easter attack election

November 14, 2019

Worries about Islamic extremism are paramount for many Sri Lankan voters while others hope to block former leaders accused of human rights violations from returning to power…

Delhi is engulfed by toxic pollution. Why isn’t anyone wearing masks?

November 14, 2019

“I’ll look like a fool if I wear a mask,” said R.L. Khattar, ­a ­92-year-old resident. The Delhi government is distributing 5 million pollution masks to try to change behavior.…

Scottish court frees wanted Catalan ex-politician on bail

November 14, 2019

Scottish court frees wanted Catalan ex-politician on bail…

Amid Trump impeachment drama, Ukrainians ponder a Putin meeting

November 14, 2019

“The worst thing we can do is become a bargaining chip,” Ukraine’s foreign minister said of the impeachment hearings. “Unfortunately, we are such a chip now.”…

Turkey to repatriate U.S. citizen accused of belonging to Islamic State

November 14, 2019

The man, whom Turkish media have identified as a 39-year-old American of Jordanian origin, has been stuck at the Greek-Turkish border since Monday.…

BRICS back Paris agreement, oppose Syria military solution

November 14, 2019

Members of the BRICS group of nations say in a statement that they are committed to implementing the Paris climate agreement and says there cannot be a military solution to Syria’s conflict…

Intercepted calls show deep Russian involvement with Ukraine rebels at time of airline shoot-down

November 14, 2019

Senior Kremlin officials were directly involved in the day-to-day affairs of rebels in eastern Ukraine as the conflict there worsened in 2014, prosecutors said.…

Syrian troops begin deploying along border with Turkey

November 14, 2019

Syrian state media is reporting that government forces have started deploying in areas close to the Turkish border in the country’s northeast…

Holed up in university, Hong Kong protesters issue demands

November 14, 2019

Protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university have partially cleared a road they were blocking and demanded the government commit to holding local elections on Nov. 24…

How to make sense of the many protests raging across South America

November 14, 2019

Some call it a Latin Spring, but demonstrators are rising up against a range of governments, for a variety of reasons. Here’s what the protests have in common.…

Bulgaria panel elects top prosecutor despite veto, protests

November 14, 2019

Bulgaria’s supreme judicial panel has voted to override a presidential veto of the election of the new chief prosecutor, despite criticism from the public…

AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

November 14, 2019

AP Interview: Bolivia ex-president Evo Morales wants UN mediation, perhaps with Pope Francis…

The Latest: Turkey deports 7 German, 1 British IS suspects

November 14, 2019

Turkish officials say Turkey has deported seven German and one British Islamic State suspects to their home countries…

AP Interview: Evo Morales calls on United Nations, possibly Pope Francis, to mediate Bolivia’s political crisis

November 14, 2019

AP Interview: Evo Morales calls on United Nations, possibly Pope Francis, to mediate Bolivia’s political crisis…

North Korea calls Biden a ‘rabid dog’ who deserves to be beaten to death

November 14, 2019

The volley of insults came after Biden called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a “murderous dictator.”…

Iran’s top leader grants mass jail pardon on Islamic holiday

November 14, 2019

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has pardoned thousands of prisoners including 32 activists and others being held on ‘security’ charges…

What’s happening in Hong Kong? Some key questions, answered.

November 14, 2019

As Hong Kong’s protests against China’s influence continue, here’s an explanation of how it got to this point.…

UN envoy: As Venezuela exodus drags on many won’t go back

November 14, 2019

A special United Nations envoy says the Venezuela migration crisis has now entered a new stage in which many of those who have fled are increasingly unlikely to return.…

International court judges authorize Rohingya investigation

November 14, 2019

International Criminal Court judges have approved a request from prosecutors to open an investigation into crimes committed against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority…

International Criminal Court judges authorize probe into crimes against Myanmar’s Rohingya minority

November 14, 2019

International Criminal Court judges authorize probe into crimes against Myanmar’s Rohingya minority…

Erdogan says Turkey won’t dispose of Russian S-400s

November 14, 2019

Turkey’s president says his country would be willing to purchase U.S.-made Patriot defense systems but will not dispose of the Russian S-400 system…

Chileans blinded by police firing pellet guns in protests

November 14, 2019

230 Chileans blinded in protests as police fire pellet guns at faces…

Catalan poet Joan Margarit wins Spain’s Cervantes Prize

November 14, 2019

The Spanish government says Catalan poet Joan Margarit has won the 2019 Cervantes Prize, the Spanish-speaking world’s highest literary honor…

RNC to hold winter meetings at Trump National Doral

November 14, 2019

The Republican National Committee will hold its winter meetings at Trump National Doral, bringing business to the president’s property…

Cease-fire takes hold after two days of intense fighting between Israel, Gaza militants

November 14, 2019

Gaza’s ruling Hamas faction stayed quiet as Israel targeted the rival Palestinian Islamic Jihad.…

Santa Claus back at work in Germany answering Christmas mail

November 14, 2019

Santa Claus is at it again, answering thousands of Christmas letters from children around the world at a special post office in the northern German town of Himmelpfort…

MH17 probe reveals close ties between Russia, Ukraine rebels

November 14, 2019

International investigators piecing together a criminal case in the July 2014 shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine says that evidence suggests links between Russia and rebels in the region were closer than previously believed…

Besieged on all sides, Gordon Sondland clings to power

November 14, 2019

Despite a growing list of contradictions in his testimony, an attorney for the embattled diplomat says he “has no intention of resigning.”…

Behind the barricade, Hong Kong protesters turn a university into a fortress

November 14, 2019

As authorities have clamped down harder, student pro-democracy demonstrators have built defenses in preparation for a showdown with riot squads.…

Austrian army says soldier mauled to death by service dogs

November 14, 2019

The Austrian army says a 31-year-old soldier appears to have been killed by two service dogs he was tasked with feeding…

In Cuba, Spanish king calls for political diversity

November 14, 2019

Spanish King Felipe VI has called for political diversity and freedom of expression during an official visit to Cuba…

Old is the new: Poland reappoints Prime Minister Morawiecki

November 14, 2019

Poland’s outgoing Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has been tasked with forming a new government following parliamentary election that gave the ruling right-wing party a second term in power…

Colombia adoptees find family decades after volcano tragedy

November 14, 2019

Jenifer de la Rosa was just a week old when Colombia’s Nevado del Ruiz volcano exploded, unleashing a wall of mud that buried an entire town and left 25,000 dead…

New EU Commission at risk of being delayed, again

November 14, 2019

Britain’s decision not to name a candidate for the European Commission before the Dec. 12 general election could again delay the forming of incoming commission president Ursula von der Leyen’s team…

Europe resisted taking back citizens who joined ISIS. Now, it may have no choice.

November 14, 2019

A harder stance from Turkey and developments in the courts are forcing Europe to act.…

A pregnant firefighter hated watching Australia burn. So she raced to the front lines.

November 14, 2019

The 23-year-old said she comes from a long line of firefighters, including her parents, grandmother and great-grandfather.…

UN aid chief: Over 11 million Syrians need humanitarian aid

November 14, 2019

The U.N. humanitarian chief says over 11 million people across Syria need aid — more than half the country’s estimated population — and the U.N. and other organizations are reaching an average of 5.6 million people a month…

Mexico’s president faces challenge over human rights

November 14, 2019

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador faced criticism Thursday over the newly appointed head of the country’s human rights agency…

Correction: Ukraine-World War II story

November 14, 2019

Correction: Ukraine-World War II story…

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