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Unmasking of 'Jihadi John' as a London lad shocks Britain

February 27, 2015

LONDON (AP) — The unmasking of Islamic State militant "Jihadi John" as a Londoner who had repeatedly been questioned by security services sent shock waves through Britain Friday, with Prime... more »»

Mexico official: Police capture top capo 'La Tuta' Gomez

February 27, 2015

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Servando "La Tuta" Gomez, a former school teacher who became one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords as head of the Knights Templar cartel, was captured early Friday by federal... more »»

Debate rages over color of dress photographed in rare light

February 27, 2015

It's the dress that's beating the Internet black and blu. more »»

Greek prime minister rules out third bailout

February 27, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's new radical left government has no intention of seeking another bailout deal from international creditors and will spend coming months trying to ease the terms of... more »»

US rescinds rule requiring judges to move to Guantanamo

February 27, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — A new rule that required military judges presiding over the war crimes tribunals at the U.S. more »»

Attackers in Bangladesh hack to death American blogger

February 27, 2015

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger known for speaking out against religious extremism was hacked to death as he walked through Bangladesh's capital with his wife,... more »»

Argentina prosecutor Julio Cesar Strassera dies at 81

February 27, 2015

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Julio Cesar Strassera, the prosecutor who won conviction against leaders of Argentina's dictatorship and coined the term "Nunca mas," or "Never again," to describe the... more »»

Kurdish fighters rout IS militants from town near Iraq

February 27, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Backed by U.S. more »»

Desperate Afghan avalanche survivors await rescue on roofs

February 27, 2015

PANJSHIR VALLEY, Afghanistan (AP) — In an endless sea of white, Afghan villagers waited on rooftops Friday, waving in desperation as helicopters swooped low over the avalanche-struck region. more »»

Venezuelan protest deadly force order after young boy killed

February 27, 2015

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Students and opposition leaders are pressuring Venezuela to roll back a new regulation authorizing police to fire on protesters following the death of a 14-year-old boy... more »»

UN says limit use of personal audio players to 1 hour a day

February 27, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — People who use personal audio players should consider limiting their use to one hour a day and turn down the volume to prevent permanent hearing loss, the World Health Organization... more »»

Hungary's premier rejects immigration, multicultural society

February 27, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian Prime Minister Victor Orban denounced multiculturalism and liberalism Friday and vowed to fight a rising wave of migration that he said is threatening to turn... more »»

Experts blame anti-vaccine lobby for Bosnia measles outbreak

February 27, 2015

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Medical experts warned Friday the anti-vaccination lobby is growing in Bosnia, using scientifically discredited arguments to stoke parental fears in the... more »»

Ukraine government forces, rebels withdraw heavy weapons

February 27, 2015

NOVOAMVROSIIVSKE, Ukraine (AP) — The piecemeal pullback of heavy weapons Friday from the line separating government and rebel forces in Ukraine has boosted the prospects for peace, although both... more »»

Cash-strapped Ukraine struggles to keep Russia gas supplies

February 27, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — Cash-strapped Ukraine sought to buy time in its effort to ensure continued gas supplies from Russia, making a $15 million payment Friday to Moscow as it waits for international... more »»

Mysterious graffiti artist Banksy illustrates Gaza debris

February 27, 2015

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The work of mysterious British graffiti artist Banksy has made an appearance in the Gaza Strip. more »»

Russian diplomat slams "destructive" US stance

February 27, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — A senior Russian diplomat on Friday accused the U.S. administration of taking a "destructive" stance in bilateral relations and warned that Moscow could deal "painful" counterblows. more »»

Switzerland 1st country to submit pledge for UN climate pact

February 27, 2015

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Switzerland has become the first country to submit a pledge to the United Nations for a new global climate deal, vowing to cut its greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030,... more »»

South Africa: Parents find daughter 17 years after kidnap

February 27, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A newborn was kidnapped from a Cape Town hospital in 1997 but her parents never gave up hope and now, 17 years later, they have found her. more »»

Vatican denounces leaks of documents on finance reforms

February 27, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican spokesman on Friday condemned as "unworthy and petty" the leaks of documents detailing power struggles inside the Holy See and the expenditures of Pope Francis' ne... more »»

 
 
 

 

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