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UN: Rival Libyan politicians meet for peace talks in Geneva

February 27, 2020

CAIRO (AP) — Rival Libyan politicians met on Wednesday for U.N.-sponsored political talks in Geneva aimed at ending the latest round of fighting over the country's capital, Tripol. more »»

Spain takes first European moves against Plácido Domingo

February 27, 2020

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government said Wednesday it was canceling two upcoming performances by Plácido Domingo in Madrid to show support for the women who have accused him of misconduct and... more »»

World battles virus epidemic as cases multiply outside China

February 27, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Crews scrubbed everything from money to buses, military bases were on high alert and quarantines were enforced Wednesday from a beachfront resort in the Atlantic to a... more »»

With first case, Latin America prepares for COVID-19 virus

February 26, 2020

With Brazil reporting the first case of the COVID-19 virus, neighboring countries and other nations around Latin America were attempting to block the possible arrival of the viru. more »»

World battles virus epidemic as cases multiply outside China

February 26, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Crews scrubbed everything from money to buses, military bases were on high alert and quarantines were enforced Wednesday from a beachfront resort in the Atlantic to a... more »»

Spain takes first European moves against Plácido Domingo

February 26, 2020

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government canceled upcoming performances by Plácido Domingo in Madrid on Wednesday following the singer's acceptance of "full responsibility" for actions that prompted... more »»

Virus fears keep guests trapped in sunny 'luxurious prison'

February 26, 2020

MADRID (AP) — They signed up for a bit of a beach holiday to break up the winter. more »»

Brazil confirms first coronavirus case in Latin America

February 26, 2020

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's government confirmed on Wednesday that a 61-year-old Brazilian man who traveled to Italy this month has Latin America's first confirmed case of the new coronavirus... more »»

An increasingly isolated Iran tries to control virus crisis

February 26, 2020

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran girded Wednesday for a long battle against the coronavirus that is spreading rapidly across the country and the wider Middle East, even though officials in... more »»

Lawyer says Assange shouldn't face 'political' extradition

February 26, 2020

LONDON (AP) — A lawyer for Julian Assange argued Wednesday that the WikiLeaks founder should not be sent to the United States because a U.K.-U.S. treaty bans extradition for political offenses. more »»

Globe battles virus as cases multiply outside China

February 26, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Crews scrubbed everything from money to buses, military bases were on high alert and quarantines were enforced Wednesday from a beachfront resort in the Atlantic to a... more »»

Spain opens talks with Catalonia over separatist conflict

February 26, 2020

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s prime minister and the leader of Catalonia are opening formal talks Wednesday in hopes of resolving the festering political crisis provoked by the region’s separatist... more »»

An increasingly isolated Iran girds for long virus battle

February 26, 2020

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran girded Wednesday for a long battle against the coronavirus that is spreading rapidly across the country and the wider Middle East, even though officials in... more »»

Italy seeks to calm fears in Europe as cases, deaths rise

February 26, 2020

ROME (AP) — Italy sought international support for its virus containment efforts Wednesday even as its caseload reached 374, people linked to Italy got sick elsewhere in Europe and the world, and... more »»

Globe braces for long battle as virus cases spread

February 26, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Crews scrubbed everything from money to buses, military bases were on high alert and quarantines were enforced Wednesday from a beachfront resort in the Atlantic to a... more »»

Death toll rises to 24 from Delhi riots during Trump trip

February 26, 2020

NEW DELHI (AP) — At least 24 people were killed and 189 injured in three days of clashes in New Delhi that coincided with U.S. more »»

World powers: 'serious concerns' about Iran's atom program

February 26, 2020

VIENNA (AP) — The world powers that remain party to the nuclear deal with Iran expressed "serious concerns" Wednesday about Tehran's violations of the pact, while acknowledging that time was... more »»

US, South Korea militaries face new enemy in viral outbreak

February 26, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The U.S. more »»

Egypt holds full-honors military funeral for Mubarak

February 26, 2020

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt held a full-honors military funeral Wednesday for the country's former autocratic President Hosni Mubarak, who ruled for decades before he was ousted in the 2011 Arab Spring... more »»

Ethiopia skips latest US talks with Egypt over dam dispute

February 26, 2020

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia will skip the latest round of U.S. more »»

 
 

 

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