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BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's invasion of northern Syria (all times local):1:30 p.m.Turkey's interior minister says 41 suspected Islamic State members were re-captured after fleeing a detention camp earlier this week in Syria, amid heavy fighting between Turkish and Kurdish …
TOKYO (AP) — Before each match, Michael Leitch and his Japan squad have left the field in a battle-like formation after their warmup, each man in widening ranks behind the captain and with his right hand gripping the shoulder of the teammate in front.After each match, the entire squad has …
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on anti-government protests in Lebanon (all times local):1:15 p.m.Arab Gulf nations are encouraging their citizens to leave Lebanon amid violent nationwide protests over the country's worsening economic crisis.The state-run Saudi Press Agency says Saudi Arabian …
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Funerals are being held in eastern Afghanistan for the victims of Friday's deadly bomb blast in a village mosque which killed 62 people during prayers.Attahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, says Saturday that the explosion also …
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's influential Hezbollah leader says he doesn't support the government's resignation amid nationwide protests calling for politicians to step down over a deepening economic crisis.Hassan Nasrallah said Saturday that calls for the current national unity government to …
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar returned to the country on Saturday to meet with President Salva Kiir less than a month before their deadline to form a unity government after a five-year civil war.Machar last met face-to-face with Kiir in September, when …
LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan to get Parliament to approve his divorce deal with the European Union was thrown into doubt Saturday, as lawmakers were first given a vote on whether — yet again — to delay their final decision on Brexit.At a rare weekend …
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):10 a.m.Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has told Parliament that the Brexit deal on which lawmakers are voting risks jobs, rights, the environment and the health service.The Labour Party leader told Parliament Saturday that Prime Minister …
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Tropical Storm Nestor bore down on the northern Gulf Coast with high winds, surging seas and heavy rains Friday evening, threatening to hit an area of the Florida Panhandle devastated one year ago by Hurricane Michael.But unlike Michael, a powerful storm that left …
LONDON (AP) — Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn tells Parliament Brexit deal risks jobs, rights, environment and health service.
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Nestor (all times local):5 a.m.Storm surge and winds are lashing much of Florida's Gulf Coast as Tropical Storm Nestor approaches.But the National Hurricane Center in Miami says Nestor is gradually losing its tropical characteristics. By early …
GENEVA (AP) — Swiss voters elect their parliament this weekend, a challenge for the populist right that has been dominant until now and an opportunity for green parties as environmental concerns have swept up much of Europe this year.Political analyst Pascal Sciarini of the University of …
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian emergency officials say at least 15 people are dead after a dam at a Siberian gold mine collapsed and water flooded two workers' dormitories.The Emergencies Ministry also said 13 people were unaccounted-for, Russian news agencies reported.The collapse during heavy rain …
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister tells Parliament new Brexit deal can heal rift in British politics.
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian rights lawyers say authorities have released over 100 people who were among hundreds more arrested in a sweeping crackdown following small but rare anti-government protests last month.Lawyers Mustafa el-Demiry and Khaled Ali say the detainees were released late Friday, …
LONDON (AP) — UK lawmakers will vote on postponing approval for Brexit deal, potentially scuttling government's plan.
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian Kurdish forces say Turkey is failing to abide by terms of a U.S.-brokered cease-fire, refusing to lift a siege it imposed on a key border town in northeastern Syria 30 hours after the truce went into effect.The Syrian Democratic Forces called Saturday on U.S. Vice …
Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.This week's gallery includes protests in Barcelona, a democratic debate, a Syrian girl who …
CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's 10-day incursion into Syria, aiming to rid the border area of Kurdish fighters, caused deaths and destruction on both sides and sent tens of thousands of civilians fleeing their homes.As Turkish and Turkish-backed Syrian opposition forces battled the …
HONG KONG (AP) — Winnie the Pooh, Guy Fawkes, Pepe the Frog — these are the new faces of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protest movement.Demonstrators masqueraded Friday night as their favorite characters in defiance of the government's ban this month on face coverings at public …

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