BERLIN (AP) — Allegations of widespread U.S. data surveillance have created turbulence for Angela Merkel on what looked like a smooth cruise to a third term as German chancellor, even though it remains to be seen whether the
PATNA, India (AP) — At least 21 children died and more than two dozen others were sick after eating a free school lunch that was tainted with insecticide, Indian officials said Wednesday.
It was not immediately clear how
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli army says Syrian suspects briefly infiltrated an unmanned military post on the border between Syria and the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.
The military said Wednesday that when Israeli troops approached the post, they were
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — The top command position at West Point is being assumed by Lt. Gen. Robert Caslen Jr.
Caslen will officially become the 59th superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy in a ceremony Wednesday morning.
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says NSA leaker Edward Snowden has been warned against taking any actions that would damage relations between Moscow and Washington.
Snowden has applied for temporary asylum in Russia, three weeks after arriving
WASHINGTON (AP) — Six weeks after a leaked document exposed the scope of the government’s surveillance of Americans’ phone records, many Democrats and some Republicans are still angry about it.
On Wednesday, key administration figures from the intelligence
PANAMA CITY (AP) — Cuba said military equipment found buried under sacks of sugar on a North Korean ship seized as it tried to cross the Panama Canal was obsolete weaponry from the mid-20th century that it had
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago law firm has taken steps to sue Boeing Co. on behalf of 83 people who were aboard the Asiana Airlines flight that crash-landed in San Francisco earlier this month, alleging that a malfunction
BEIRUT (AP) — State-run media in Damascus say gunmen have assassinated a prominent Syrian pro-government figure at his home in southern Lebanon.
The SANA news agency says Mohammed Darrar Jammo was gunned down early on Wednesday outside his
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese lawyer Xu Zhiyong has been detained after calling for the release of activists and campaigning against government abuses, a rights group and a fellow lawyer said Wednesday.
Police also took computers and mobile phones