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Burundi: Catholic bishops withdraw support for elections

May 28, 2015

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Catholic Church leaders said on Thursday they no longer support the Burundi government's decision to hold elections next month amid political unrest over President Pierr... more »»

 
 
 
THE LATEST: Sheikh Ahmad questions motives of FIFA probe

May 28, 2015

ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:

7:23 p.m. (1723 GMT, 1:23 p.m. more »»

THE LATEST: CONCACAF bans president Webb after probe arrest

May 28, 2015

ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:

6:45 p.. more »»

After suicide, Israel lawmakers discuss online shaming

May 28, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli lawmakers are looking to take steps to prevent online defamation after a public servant killed himself over an accusatory Facebook post. more »»

THE LATEST: Blatter decries 'shame' brought by soccer probe

May 28, 2015

ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:

6:00 p.m. more »»

Israeli Burning Man festival torches ancient remains

May 28, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli Antiquities Authority says revelers at a Burning Man festival famous for its pyrotechnic spectacles have accidentally torched some remnants of prehistoric man. more »»

THE LATEST: Blatter returns to view amid FIFA firestorm

May 28, 2015

ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:

5:00 p.m. (1500 GMT; 11:00 a.m. more »»

Visa becomes first FIFA sponsor to warn it could jump ship

May 28, 2015

LONDON (AP) — Worried that their reputations will be tarnished by their links to FIFA, major sponsors are demanding that soccer's global governing body clean up its act, with Visa even warning it... more »»

AP Interview: Serb far-right leader to fight extradition

May 28, 2015

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia's far-right leader Vojislav Seselj said Thursday he will launch a legal battle before the Serbian courts to fight any order to return to the Yugoslav war crimes... more »»

Indians scramble for heat relief, but many still must work

May 28, 2015

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Eating onions, lying in the shade and splashing into rivers, Indians were doing whatever they could Thursday to stay cool during a brutal heat wave that has killed more... more »»

Polish police search for man who entered bear enclosure

May 28, 2015

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish authorities are searching for a man who tangled with a bear at Warsaw's zoo and escaped, leaving traces of his blood behin. more »»

Putin accuses US of meddling into FIFA affairs

May 28, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of meddling in the affairs of soccer's governing body and hinted that its corruption investigation is part of an attempt t... more »»

Greece aims to get bailout deal by Sunday but creditors wary

May 28, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece says it aims to clinch a deal with its creditors by Sunday, a development that would allow it to receive the desperately needed final installment of its international... more »»

THE LATEST: UEFA chief: FIFA's Blatter nixed call to resign

May 28, 2015

ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:

3:50 p.m. more »»

Elephant numbers plunge in Mozambique because of poachers

May 28, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Poachers slaughtering elephants in Mozambique cut their population almost in half from 2009 to last year, but in Uganda, elephant numbers are increasing as a result of... more »»

Image of Asia: Standing watch on Malaysian navy ship at sea

May 28, 2015

In this photo by Vincent Thian, a Malaysian navy sailor stands guard on the bow of a corvette ship patrolling the seas off the island of Langkawi while watching for abandoned migrant boats. more »»

THE LATEST: UEFA backs off FIFA presidential vote boycott

May 28, 2015

ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:

2:50 p.m. more »»

Christian schools in Israel say budget cuts hurt community

May 28, 2015

RAMLE, Israel (AP) — It was an unlikely display of protesters: nuns cloaked in white, a black-clad priest clutching a golden scepter and dozens of Arab schoolchildren picketing outside the hulkin... more »»

Blatter calls crisis meeting, skips 3rd public appearance

May 28, 2015

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter chaired an emergency meeting with continental soccer bodies Thursday while staying out of public view himself. more »»

No exit: For female jihadis, Syria is one-way journey

May 28, 2015

PARIS (AP) — When three British schoolgirls trundled across the Syrian border; when a pregnant 14-year-old ran away from her Alpine home for the second time; when a sheltered girl from the south... more »»

THE LATEST: CAF backs Blatter, says FIFA vote should go on

May 28, 2015

ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:

1:30 p.m. (1130 GMT, 7:30 a.m. more »»

 
 
 

 

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