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Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms

August 27, 2016

PARIS (AP) — France's top administrative court on Friday overturned a ban on burkinis in a Mediterranean beach resort, effectively meaning that towns can no longer issue bans on the swimsuits tha... more »»

Bolivian president, opposition spar over official's killing

August 26, 2016

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — President Evo Morales and his political opponents traded recriminations Friday over the shocking beating death of a high-ranking government official by protesting miners wh... more »»

US, Russia fall short on deal to restore Syria truce

August 26, 2016

GENEVA (AP) — The United States and Russia said Friday they had resolved a number of issues standing in the way of restoring a nationwide truce to Syria and opening up aid deliveries, but were... more »»

UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fire

August 26, 2016

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. more »»

Photograph of separated elderly Canada couple gets attention

August 26, 2016

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A photograph of a crying elderly Canadian couple in wheelchairs, separated into two different care homes after 62 years of marriage because no beds were... more »»

Survival of quake victims depends on many factors

August 26, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — How long can people survive in the rubble of an earthquake?

A week or more under the best circumstances, some experts say. more »»

The Latest: Death toll rises to 281 in Italian earthquake

August 26, 2016

AMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local):

10:15 p.. more »»

Rebels, civilians leave town after four-year siege

August 26, 2016

DARAYA, Syria (AP) — Escorted by armed troops, dozens of insurgents and their families left this war-wrecked suburb of the Syrian capital on Friday as part of a forced evacuation deal struck with... more »»

The Latest: Valls: Burkini ruling won't end vital debate

August 26, 2016

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the ruling by France's top administrative court on burkini bans (all times local):

9:30 p.m. more »»

Brits, Romanians among the foreigners killed in Italy quake

August 26, 2016

SOMMATI, Italy (AP) — Most of the victims of this week's earthquake were Italians, but among the dead were also one Spaniard, eight Romanians as well as three British citizens who were killed in... more »»

Toronto man charged in crossbow murders that left 3 dead

August 26, 2016

TORONTO (AP) — A man once dubbed the Fake Beard Bandit as a suspect in a string of bank robberies and due to be married in three weeks was charged Friday in a bloody crossbow attack that left... more »»

The Latest: UN and Red Cross head to suburb being evacuated

August 26, 2016

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in Syria's civil war (all times local):

10 p.m.

The United Nations says a small team from the U.N. more »»

Canada restores its traditional UN peacekeeping role

August 26, 2016

TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian government said Friday it will restore the country's traditional U.N. peacekeeping role by providing up to 600 soldiers for missions around the world. more »»

The Latest: Group to push for removal of all burkini bans

August 26, 2016

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the ruling by France's top administrative court on burkini bans (all times local):

8:30 p.. more »»

The Latest: UN spokesman welcomes French burkini ruling

August 26, 2016

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the ruling by France's top administrative court on burkini bans (all times local):

8:15 p.m.

U.N. more »»

Striking miners kidnap, kill deputy minister in Bolivia

August 26, 2016

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Striking Bolivian miners kidnapped and beat to death the country's deputy interior minister in a shocking spasm of violence following weeks of tension over dwindling... more »»

Comfort food: Eat all'amatriciana to help quake victims

August 26, 2016

ROME (AP) — Food lovers and chefs in Italy and beyond are urging restaurants to serve up more pasta all'amatriciana in a move to support the quake-hit hometown of the hearty dis. more »»

The Latest: White House notes value of religious freedom

August 26, 2016

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the ruling by France's top administrative court on burkini bans (all times local):

7:05 p.m.

The White House is stepping gingerly into the burkini debate. more »»

Ultra-marathon runner reunited with missing stray dog

August 26, 2016

LONDON (AP) — An ultra-marathon runner has been reunited with the stray dog that accompanied him through part of a grueling desert race in China and then went missing. more »»

The Latest: Death toll rises to 278 in Italian earthquake

August 26, 2016

AMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local):

6:40 p.m. more »»

 
 

 

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