ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund have reached an initial agreement on a bailout of at least $5.3 billion to stave off an economic crisis as the country’s foreign reserves dip perilously low, officials said
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A prominent Iranian parliament member says Egypt’s now-toppled Islamist president made a tactical blunder by not exerting stronger influence over the country’s security and intelligence services after taking office last year.
The comments Thursday
BOW, N.H. (AP) — President Barack Obama’s push to fight global warming has triggered condemnation from the U.S. coal industry across the industrial Midwest, where state and local economies depend on the health of an energy sector facing
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An African Union official says the continental body will hold a meeting to discuss political events in Egypt, where the country’s democratically leader was ousted by the military.
AU commissioner Lamamra Ramtane told
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A second re-enactment of the Battle of Gettysburg is set to begin this Fourth of July as the National Park Service wraps up its commemorative programs for the 150th anniversary of the Civil War’s
ENDANA, Kenya (AP) — As some 5,200 Kenyans wait to get paid by Britain for colonial-era acts of torture, herdsmen from Kenya’s Samburu and Maasai tribes who once benefited from similar payments have some advice: Don’t squander the
ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta rapper was shot dead in a car outside a hospital where his fiancee was due to give birth in what prosecutors say was an elaborate murder-for-hire plot involving gang members, a former Russian
BOW, N.H. (AP) — President Barack Obama’s push to fight global warming has triggered condemnation from the coal industry across the industrial Midwest, where state and local economies depend on the health of an energy sector facing strict
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An art counselor at a Jewish summer camp popular with San Francisco Bay Area families was killed when a large oak tree fell on her. Four other adults were injured, but no children were
LONDON (AP) — British police say they have launched a full investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, and want to trace 38 “persons of interest” in the case.
Detectives say it’s possible that Madeleine, who vanished from