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In time of troubles, Davos organizers send in the clown

January 20, 2017

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — With an ear-piercing whistle, a professional clown in the crowd startles to order a conference room full of some of the world's elite thinkers, writers and religious... more »»

Many still missing at site of deadly Iran building collapse

January 20, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Rescue teams in the Iranian capital worked through the night and into the day Friday to try and reach firefighters and other victims believed to be under the rubble of a... more »»

Gambia's defense chief won't fight, supports Barrow

January 20, 2017

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambia's chief of defense forces pledged his allegiance to the country's new president Friday, a major shift as mediation continued to persuade the defeated Yahya Jammeh to... more »»

The Latest: Man reunites with wife, son after avalanche

January 20, 2017

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local):

5:30 p.m. more »»

Gambia defense chief won't fight, supports Barrow

January 20, 2017

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambia's chief of defense forces has pledged his allegiance to the country's new president, a major shift as mediation continues to persuade the defeated Yahya Jammeh to ced... more »»

Gambian leader told to step down or be forced out

January 20, 2017

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — The leaders of Guinea and Mauritania arrived Friday in Gambia's capital in a last-ditch diplomatic effort to get defeated President Yahya Jammeh to cede power, while a... more »»

The Latest: 10 survivors pulled out of avalanche-hit hotel

January 20, 2017

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local):

5:05 p.m. more »»

Who is defeated Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh?

January 20, 2017

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Who is defeated Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh, and why does he refuse to step down?

As regional leaders flew in for last-ditch negotiations and a regional military force wa... more »»

Brazil judge dies in crash ahead of corruption probe ruling

January 20, 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki has died in a small-plane crash just weeks before he was to rule in a major corruption case that could implicate high-ranking... more »»

Gambian leader told to cede power or be forced out

January 20, 2017

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — The leaders of Guinea and Mauritania arrived in Gambia's capital Friday in a last-ditch diplomatic effort to get defeated President Yahya Jammeh to cede power, while a... more »»

The Latest: Signs of more survivors in Italy avalanche hotel

January 20, 2017

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local):

3:15 p.. more »»

The Latest: Unclear how many people found alive in hotel

January 20, 2017

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local):

2:50 p.m. more »»

Royal Navy removes WWII bomb from River Thames in London

January 20, 2017

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Royal Navy on Friday removed and detonated a still-dangerous World War II bomb whose discovery in the River Thames shut down a chunk of central London. more »»

Rescue crews find some 8 people alive after Italy avalanche

January 20, 2017

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews located up to eight people alive in the kitchen of an avalanche-crushed hotel on Friday, an incredible discovery that boosted spirits two days after the... more »»

With little room to maneuver, Syria's rebels head for talks

January 20, 2017

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels are sending more than a dozen representatives next week to the capital of Kazakhstan for talks with government representatives, the first such negotiations between the... more »»

Syria: IS destroys part of Roman theater in Palmyra

January 20, 2017

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State group militants destroyed the landmark ancient Tetrapylon and parts of the 2nd century Roman theater in Syria's historic town of Palmyra, the government and opposition... more »»

5 reported alive in rubble of Italian hotel hit by avalanche

January 20, 2017

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Five people were found alive in the rubble of an Italian hotel Friday, two days after an avalanche tore through the mountain resort and trapped an estimated 30 people... more »»

UNESCO: 30 percent of Aleppo's ancient city destroyed

January 20, 2017

PARIS (AP) — UNESCO says about a third of the ancient city of Aleppo has been destroyed during the war in Syria. more »»

Rescuers searching for victims of Iran building collapse

January 20, 2017

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Rescue teams worked through the night to try and reach trapped firefighters and other victims after a commercial building collapsed in Iran's capital and killed at least 30... more »»

Japan PM pledges 'unchanging' allegiance to US under Trump

January 20, 2017

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Friday that he plans to visit the U.S. as soon as possible to meet with incoming U.S. President Donald Trump. more »»

 
 
 

 

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