MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Flooding caused by some of the Philippines’ heaviest rains that submerged more than half the capital began receding Tuesday even as authorities evacuated thousands of residents along Manila’s overflowing rivers and braced for more
NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of people get married at New York City Hall every day. Some couples forget flowers or rings, but what about the one real necessity — a witness?
That’s where Goran Veljic and Braulio
BANGKOK (AP) — The Associated Press has named Elizabeth Kennedy, its chief of bureau for Lebanon and Syria, to the new position of South Asia news director, based in New Delhi.
The appointment was announced Tuesday in Bangkok
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) — The U.S. soldier who killed 16 Afghan villagers during pre-dawn raids on mud-walled compounds last year is expected to face several survivors of the massacre and relatives of the dead who are
MAKHACHKALA, Russia (AP) — Russian authorities say police have killed five people including a prominent warlord in a clash in the restive North Caucasus republic of Dagestan.
Rasul Temirbekov, spokesman for the Russian Investigate Committee, said police stormed
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — A senior Palestinian official says Israeli and Palestinian negotiators are to meet for their second round of peace talks. The first round was held last week in Jerusalem, under a cloak of secrecy.
MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — The Mozambican government says it plans to stick to a schedule for elections later this year and in 2014 even though the main opposition party warns it will boycott the process.
Jose Pacheco, the
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say an AirTran flight was diverted to a Memphis airport after a passenger tried to open an emergency exit on the plane.
In an e-mail to Memphis station WREG-TV, Southwest Airlines spokesman Brad
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Qatar says it has sent the second shipment of natural gas to Egypt despite the turmoil engulfing the North African country and the woes of Qatar’s Islamist allies there.
The Qatar News Agency reported
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A panel responsible for vetting judicial applicants will conduct interviews with the 22 attorneys who have applied for a… More »