- Nepal troops ready aid for remote quake-hit villages
April 28, 201512:51 AM ET
GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — Preparing to make a push into the most isolated parts of quake-devastated Nepal, soldiers on Tuesday were readying food, water and other emergency supplies to be loaded onto helicopters in this small town near the earthquake's epicenter.
- Greek PM says initial deal in bailout talks 'very close'
April 27, 20158:38 PM ET
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister voiced hope that bailout talks between the cash-strapped country and its international creditors are "very close" to an initial deal, and ruled out early elections if the dragging negotiations fail.
- The Latest on Nepal Quake: Death toll 4,438 in 3 countries
April 28, 201512:47 AM ET
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- Nuclear attack survivors, 70 years later, now fading away
April 28, 201512:12 AM ET
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — What a nuclear attack didn't take from them, old age will.
- Gunman shouting Allahu akbar in Bosnia storms police station
April 27, 20154:55 PM ET
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — A gunman stormed into a police station in a northeastern Bosnian town shouting "Allahu akbar" on Monday, killing a policeman and wounding two others, authorities said.
- Cash handoffs, extortion fuel Mediterranean trafficking
April 27, 20151:51 PM ET
PALERMO, Sicily (AP) — Fleeing war, persecution and poverty, migrants desperate to reach Europe are paying thousands of dollars apiece to become pawns in a multimillion-dollar trafficking network that stretches from the Sahara to Sweden.FRANCES D'EMILIOCOLLEEN BARRYELIAS MESERETAPCopyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- Jamaica woman brings attention to rapes targeting lesbians
April 28, 201512:05 AM ET
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — When Angeline Jackson and a friend were ambushed at gunpoint and sexually assaulted on a wooded trail outside the Jamaican capital, police initially seemed less concerned about the attack than the fact she is a lesbian.
- UN: Israeli military killed 44 Palestinians at UN shelters
April 27, 20153:49 PM ET
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.N. inquiry has found that at least 44 Palestinians were killed and at least 227 injured by direct mortar strikes and other "Israeli actions" while sheltering at U.N. locations during last year's Gaza war. The Palestinians said they would give the findings to the International Criminal Court.
- Report: Journalists face deadliest time 'in recent history'
April 27, 201511:05 AM ET
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Extremist groups and the governments that restrict liberties to combat those militants have created "the most deadly and dangerous period for journalists in recent history," according to a new report released Monday.
- US vets come to Vietnam to confront past, and find a home
April 27, 20157:29 AM ET
DANANG, Vietnam (AP) — When Richard Parker left Vietnam in 1970, he planned to leave his memories of napalm attacks firmly in the past. Instead, as time marched on, they haunted him.