Military veterans divided over Trump's Russia comments
Military veterans divided over Trump's Russia comments

Current and U.S. veterans are split over President Donald Trump's statements in Helsinki on Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling
Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

Trump again contends summit with Russia's president was a "great success," backs off his remarks a day earlier undermining U.S. intelligence agencies.

21 hrs 23 mins ago
EU security chief: 'far too much' online extremist content
EU security chief: 'far too much' online extremist content

The European Union's security chief has urged the bloc's 28 members to work together to combat illegal extremist content on the internet, saying there is "far too much" of it online.

July 17th, 5:36 am
Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver
Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.

18 hrs 4 mins ago
Iceberg looming over Greenland village spotted from space
Iceberg looming over Greenland village spotted from space

An iceberg that drifted perilously close to a remote Greenland village is so big, it can be seen from space.

July 17th, 2:50 pm
Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants in 3 years
Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants in 3 years

A Dutch company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago says it has received funding to pursue plans for artificially grown meat.

July 17th, 7:22 am
Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver
Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a pedophile.

18 hrs 4 mins ago
Iceberg looming over Greenland village spotted from space
Iceberg looming over Greenland village spotted from space

An iceberg that drifted perilously close to a remote Greenland village is so big, it can be seen from space.

July 17th, 2:50 pm
Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants in 3 years
Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants in 3 years

A Dutch company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago says it has received funding to pursue plans for artificially grown meat.

July 17th, 7:22 am
Under Assad's grip, uneasy co-existence with former rebels
Under Assad's grip, uneasy co-existence with former rebels

As the Syrian government reasserts control over opposition strongholds, co-existence between the military and former rebel fighters who surrendered is the new reality.

6 hrs 2 mins ago
Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons
Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons

The chief of Iran's nuclear agency says the country's effort to acquire uranium has resulted in a stockpile reaching as much as 950 tons.

18 hrs 38 mins ago
Correction: EU-Trump-Putin-Man Removed story
Correction: EU-Trump-Putin-Man Removed story

The writer who was forcibly removed from a room where U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin were about to give a news conference says he wasn't trying to protest.

July 17th, 2:33 pm
Syrian forces' bombing intensifies in southern rebel holdout
Syrian forces' bombing intensifies in southern rebel holdout

Syrian rescue workers, war monitor say talks to cede the largest opposition holdout in southwestern Syria to the government have failed.

18 hrs 34 mins ago
As state of emergency ends, Turkey mulls new terror laws
As state of emergency ends, Turkey mulls new terror laws

As Turkey's two-year-long state of emergency comes to an end, the government is set to introduce new anti-terrorism laws that the opposition insists are just as repressive.

4 hrs 15 mins ago
OAS condemns human rights abuses in Nicaragua
OAS condemns human rights abuses in Nicaragua

The Organization of American States is condemning human rights abuses committed by Nicaraguan police and armed pro-government civilians since massive protests against President Daniel Ortega began in mid-April.

6 hrs 33 mins ago
South Africa, Obama mark Mandela centennial with charity
South Africa, Obama mark Mandela centennial with charity

South Africa commemorates Mandela centennial with charity; Obama meets young people.

16 hrs 19 mins ago
Hungry headache: German city seeks to evict big catfish
Hungry headache: German city seeks to evict big catfish

A German city is looking for a way to get rid of a giant catfish that is believed to have developed a taste for ducklings after eating all of its fellow fish in the municipal pond.

July 16th, 9:28 am
German town to hold lottery for coveted graveyard plots
German town to hold lottery for coveted graveyard plots

German town to hold lottery for coveted graveyard plots.

July 14th, 5:34 am
Finnish brewery creates quirky beer for Trump-Putin summit
Finnish brewery creates quirky beer for Trump-Putin summit

Finnish brewery pays humorous tribute to U.S. Russian summit in Helsinki with a limited-edition beer, urges Trump, Putin to settle things "like adults".

July 14th, 3:31 pm
Ex-official facing trial recognized as refugee in Belarus
Ex-official facing trial recognized as refugee in Belarus

A former Ukrainian defense minister accused of embezzling $2 million has been granted refugee status in neighboring Belarus.

5 hrs 55 mins ago
US pastor denied release in latest trial hearing in Turkey
US pastor denied release in latest trial hearing in Turkey

A court in western Turkey has again denied a request for the release from custody of a U.S.-based pastor who is on trial on charges of aiding terror groups and engaging espionage.

13 hrs 43 mins ago

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The Latest: Thai youth soccer team meets with the media
The Latest: Thai youth soccer team meets with the media

Members of a Thai youth soccer team who were trapped in a cave have left the hospital where they have been treated since their rescue, and are slated to hold a news conference before they return to their homes.

15 hrs 14 mins ago
19 dead, 25 missing as migrant boat capsizes north of Cyprus
19 dead, 25 missing as migrant boat capsizes north of Cyprus

A Turkish Cypriot official says 19 people drowned when a boat loaded with as many as 150 people believed to be migrants capsized off the northern coast of Cyprus.

10 hrs 6 mins ago
1st commercial flight from Ethiopia to ex-rival Eritrea
1st commercial flight from Ethiopia to ex-rival Eritrea

1st commercial flight from Ethiopia arrives in ex-rival Eritrea as 20-year state of war ends.

11 hrs 18 mins ago
Vatican-OK'd journal strikes out again at US evangelicals
Vatican-OK'd journal strikes out again at US evangelicals

A Vatican-approved journal has launched its second major critique of American evangelicals, dismissing "prosperity gospel" theology as a dangerous "pseudo" faith tied up with the American Dream and President Donald Trump's politics.

12 hrs 3 mins ago
Puerto Rico's power company sees 3rd CEO in 2 weeks
Puerto Rico's power company sees 3rd CEO in 2 weeks

Puerto Rico's power company has named its second CEO in two weeks as it struggles with a lack of leadership, bankruptcy and the restoration of electricity to the hundreds who remain in the dark since Hurricane Maria.

9 hrs ago
Nazi hunter slams right-wing singer at Croatia celebration
Nazi hunter slams right-wing singer at Croatia celebration

The Nazi-hunting Simon Wiesenthal Center has harshly criticized the participation of a far-right singer at the welcome celebrations for the national soccer team upon return from the World Cup.

9 hrs 15 mins ago
The Latest: EU border guards may be deployed in Macedonia
The Latest: EU border guards may be deployed in Macedonia

A Turkish Cypriot official says 16 people have drowned and 105 have been rescued from a boat that capsized off Cyprus' northern coastline.

12 hrs 28 mins ago
UK extremist convicted of plotting to kill prime minister
UK extremist convicted of plotting to kill prime minister

An extremist loyal to the Islamic State group has been found guilty of plotting to kill the British prime minister.

8 hrs 54 mins ago
UNAIDS chief says won't quit over agency harassment claims
UNAIDS chief says won't quit over agency harassment claims

Embattled UNAIDS chief Michel Sidibe has said he will not quit his job over criticism of his handling of sexual harassment allegations at the Geneva-based agency. Sidibe said "I need to deliver on my job.".

12 hrs 33 mins ago
Dozens of wildfires rage in Sweden amid Nordic heat wave
Dozens of wildfires rage in Sweden amid Nordic heat wave

Sweden fighting to put out dozens of raging wildfires, gets EU to help with Italian water-bombing planes.

9 hrs 35 mins ago
Millions in UK face water restrictions amid hot, dry weather
Millions in UK face water restrictions amid hot, dry weather

Millions in northern England are facing a ban on using garden hoses or sprinklers amid one of the longest spells of hot and dry weather in years.

July 17th, 9:28 am
Russia offers to help refugees return, resettle in Syria
Russia offers to help refugees return, resettle in Syria

Russia's Defense Ministry has offered to help organize the return of Syrian refugees who fled during their country's civil war and want to go home.

9 hrs 46 mins ago
The Latest: Johnson says it's not too late save Brexit
The Latest: Johnson says it's not too late save Brexit

Former UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson implored fellow lawmakers not to abandon Brexit, urging them to remember the initial enthusiasm for a sharp break from the European Union.

11 hrs 13 mins ago
Nicaraguan forces violently retake symbolic city
Nicaraguan forces violently retake symbolic city

Nicaraguan national police and armed pro-government civilians are laying siege to a symbolically important neighborhood that has recently become a center of resistance to President Daniel Ortega's government.

July 17th, 12:35 pm
Rescue group: Libya left migrants to die in Mediterranean
Rescue group: Libya left migrants to die in Mediterranean

The U.N. migration agency says the number of migrants and refugees who arrived in Spain by sea this year has overtaken the figure recorded for Italy.

July 17th, 7:57 am

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