World News

AP News - 9 mins ago

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine, including discussing statehood.In comments to the national TV network Channel 1, whi ...more

AP News - 23 mins ago

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The World Health Organization says it is treating Senegal's first confirmed Ebola case "as a top priority emergency."In a statement distributed Sunday, the WHO said it would address as quickly as possible Senegal's "urgent ...more

AP News - 29 mins ago

PARIS (AP) — French authorities say a four-story apartment building in a northeastern Paris suburb has partially collapsed after an explosion, killing a child. More people are thought to be underneath the rubble.Speaking on i-Tele, fire departme ...more

AP News - 32 mins ago

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — It's pretty hard to find a novel way to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by now, but two-time Grammy-winning rapper Pras Michel, a founding member of the Fugees, has done it — getting his dousing in the center of North Kore ...more

AP News - 49 mins ago

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A news agency in Iran is reporting that a car crash involving Afghan migrants has killed 14 people.The semiofficial Mehr news agency reported Sunday that the crash between two cars happened late Saturday night on the outskirt ...more

AP News - 49 mins ago

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland's authorities on Sunday raised the aviation warning code to red for a region close to the subglacial Bardarbunga volcano after a small fissure eruption in the area.The country's meteorological agency described t ...more

AP News - 57 mins ago

BAGHDAD (AP) — A military spokesman and a lawmaker say Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen have broken a two-month siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite Turkmen town of Amirli.Army spokesman Lt. Gen. Q ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Heavily armed suspected Islamic militants attacked a high security prison in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Sunday in an apparent attempt to free militants held there, police said.Godka Jilacow prison, the scene of ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

BEIRUT (AP) — An al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebel group has released five Lebanese soldiers captured earlier this month in a cross-border raid, Lebanon's state news agency said Sunday.The men were taken hostage when militants from Syria took over th ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan coast guard official says a boat carrying more than 100 migrants has capsized off the coast near the capital.Abdel-Latif Mohammed said the coast guard found the damaged rubber boat early Sunday off the shores of al ...more