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A look at what migrants are carrying with them to Europe

September 1, 2015

ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — To survive days on end of walking and improvised camping in harsh weather, they must concentrate on essentials: pain medicine, foot powder and first aid, food and personal... more »»

Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves

September 1, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production... more »»

Chaos in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisis

September 1, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Chanting "Freedom! Freedom!," angry migrants demanded to be let aboard trains bound for Austria and Germany after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic Tuesday... more »»

Lebanese stage sit-in at ministry over trash crisis

September 1, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese security forces dragged a number of activists out of the Environment Ministry in downtown Beirut, where they were staging an hours-long sit-in on Tuesday demanding the... more »»

UN: This El Nino to be among the strongest since 1950

September 1, 2015

GENEVA (AP) — The current El Nino weather pattern may be on track to become one of the strongest in more than half a century, experts at the World Meteorological Organization said Tuesday. more »»

Palestinians: Abbas says won't seek top PLO, Fatah posts

September 1, 2015

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has told political confidants he won't seek re-election to the top posts in the Palestine Liberation Organization or his Fatah... more »»

Police search premises of Turkish opposition business group

September 1, 2015

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Police on Tuesday searched the premises of a business and media group close to a U.S. more »»

Somali militants overrun base of African Union forces

September 1, 2015

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Al-Shabab overran an African Union base in southern Somalia early Tuesday, a Somali military official said, in the latest display of the Islamic extremists' capacity to... more »»

Ukraine's parliament shows cracks over devolving powers

September 1, 2015

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament majority showed cracks Tuesday after a right-wing party said it was leaving the coalition over a measure to give more power to Ukraine's regions,... more »»

UNESCO chief: IS destruction of Syrian temple 'intolerable'

September 1, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants in Syria committed an "intolerable crime against civilization" by destroying the Temple of Bel, one of the ancient world's most iconic monuments, the head of... more »»

The Latest: EU eyes legal action for migration violations

September 1, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):

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5:30: p.. more »»

Lebanese group stages sit-in at ministry over trash crisis

September 1, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese protesters marched into the Environment Ministry in downtown Beirut Tuesday, staging a sit-in outside the minister's office and demanding his resignation over the country's... more »»

The Latest: Hungary ponders sending 3,500 troops to border

September 1, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):

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4:50 p.m. more »»

Europe's passport free travel area explained

September 1, 2015

BRUSSELS (AP) — Desperate to halt the flow of migrants fleeing conflict or poverty, some European countries have begun erecting fences and tightening border controls. more »»

The Latest: Greek ferries carry 4,000 migrants to mainland

September 1, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):

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4:25 p.m. more »»

The Latest: Trafficking surges in fake Syrian passports

September 1, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):

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3:50 p.m. more »»

A primer on where pope stands on gays, divorce, climate

September 1, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is expected to raise issues ranging from climate change to income inequality when he visits Cuba and the United States Sept. 19-27. more »»

Protests spotlight Lebanon dysfunction, but reforms elusive

September 1, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Anti-government demonstrators in Lebanon have staged three large rallies in the past two weeks and a small group Tuesday stormed the environment ministry to press demands for refor. more »»

Thai prime minister says bombing suspect arrested at border

September 1, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a man they believe is part of a group responsible for a deadly bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok two weeks ago, the prime minister announced Tuesday. more »»

The Latest: 5th suspect in deaths of 71 migrants in jail

September 1, 2015

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):

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3:10 p.m. more »»

 
 
 

 

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