Tunisia’s ruling Islamists to step down

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia’s governing Islamist party has agreed to step down following negotiations with opposition parties that begin n…

Syria vows to abide by UN resolution

BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian activist group says rebels have captured a military post south of the country on the border with Jordan after four da…

Greek far-right leader, others arrested

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Four top officials of the extreme-right Golden Dawn party were among a flurry of arrests of party members Saturday, in…

Quotations of the day

“A red light for one form of weapons does not mean a green light for others. This is not a license to kill with conventional weapons. — U.N.…