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McDonald's to switch to paper straws in U.K., Ireland

June 15, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's said Friday it will switch to paper straws at all its locations in the United Kingdom and Ireland, and test an alternative to plastic ones in some of its U.S. more »»

Gaza residents pray near Israel, as Muslims mark major feast

June 15, 2018

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza worshippers knelt on prayer rugs spread on sandy soil, near the perimeter fence with Israel, joining hundreds of millions of Muslims around the world Friday in... more »»

Looming war games suspension raises concern in Seoul

June 15, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — After being blindsided by President Donald Trump's decision to shelve major U.S. military exercises in South Korea, Seoul appears to be going along with it. more »»

The Latest: Egyptians celebrate Eid amid austerity measures

June 15, 2018

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Latest on Eid al-Fitr (all times local):

12:05 p.m. more »»

Group urges UN to warn parties in Yemen war over aid access

June 15, 2018

CAIRO (AP) — An international rights group has urged the United Nations Security Council to warn parties to the Yemen war that they will face sanctions if they fail to provide civilians access to... more »»

The Latest: China says it will retaliate on any US tariffs

June 15, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on planned U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods (all times local):

4 a.m.

China says it will retaliate against any move by the U.. more »»

Chinese insurance regulator admits guilt in graft case

June 15, 2018

BEIJING (AP) — China's former chief insurance regulator has pleaded guilty to taking bribes over 12 years in exchange for helping people obtain loans, promotions and other favors, a state news... more »»

Oxfam slams treatment of migrants at French-Italian border

June 15, 2018

PARIS (AP) — Migrants who live through the trauma of camps in Libya, make the dangerous Mediterranean crossing to Italy and try to push north get a double-whammy at the French-Italian border,... more »»

Afghan president touts cease-fire in Eid address

June 15, 2018

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Friday touted a three-day cease-fire with the Taliban in an address to the nation heralding the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr. more »»

UN report: Debris from missiles that hit Saudis from Iran

June 15, 2018

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations has determined that debris from five ballistic missiles launched from Yemen into Saudi Arabia since July 2017 contained components manufactured in Iran an... more »»

Saudi-led troops fight rebel forces south of Yemen's Hodeida

June 15, 2018

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Saudi-led coalition backing Yemen's exiled government captured a town south of the port city of Hodeida on Thursday as fierce fighting and airstrikes pounded the area on... more »»

The Latest: Saudis say 2 ships with food to dock at Hodeida

June 15, 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the battle for Hodeida in Yemen (all times local):

5:05 a.m.

Saudi Arabia's U.N. more »»

Bill passage seen as increasing China's hold over Hong Kong

June 15, 2018

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's legislature has passed a bill that will allow Chinese authorities to enforce their own laws within a portion of the semi-autonomous territory. more »»

Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

June 15, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods as early as Friday, a move that could put his trade... more »»

The Latest: UAE says Hodeida offensive is carefully executed

June 15, 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the battle for Hodeida in Yemen (all times local):

4:25 a.m. more »»

After summit, North Korea shows Trump in striking new light

June 15, 2018

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Koreans are getting a new look at President Donald Trump. more »»

The Latest: Yemen says military operations not near port

June 15, 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the battle for Hodeida in Yemen (all times local):

4 a.m. more »»

Assailants kill journalist, his police bodyguards in Kashmir

June 15, 2018

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — A senior journalist and his two police bodyguards were fatally shot Thursday by assailants in Indian-controlled Kashmir, police and the journalist's colleagues said. more »»

Russian hopes, fears tied up in Putin's showcase World Cup

June 14, 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin claims soccer and politics have nothing to do with each other, yet the World Cup he kicked off Thursday is about much more than sports. more »»

 
 
 

 

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