- Turmoil deepens as Scotland threatens to block Brexit
June 26, 20163:40 PM ET
LONDON (AP) — Britain's shocking decision to remove itself from the European Union brought more political turmoil Sunday as Scotland's leader threatened to block the move and the Labour Party's leader veered dangerously close to losing his post.
- London's global financial hub wary of more isolated future
June 26, 20167:53 AM ET
LONDON (AP) — In the streets of the City of London, the heart of Britain's global financial hub, it's difficult to find someone who voted to leave the European Union.
- British expatriates fear for their future after UK vote
June 26, 20168:12 AM ET
BENIDORM, Spain (AP) — Tad Dawson's pub in this Spanish vacation town was doing a brisk business in the summer sun. The only dark clouds he saw were coming from the bar's TV, tuned to a British news channel.
- Italian police capture fugitive mob boss sought for 20 years
June 26, 201611:43 AM ET
ROME (AP) — Italy's second most sought-after fugitive, a convicted, ruthless 'ndrangheta crime syndicate boss, was captured Sunday as he slept in his bed in a hideout in the rugged Calabrian mountains, police and prosecutors said.
- Fallujah fully liberated from IS group, Iraqi commander says
June 26, 20162:05 PM ET
BAGHDAD (AP) — Five weeks after a military operation began, a senior Iraqi commander declared Sunday that the city of Fallujah was "fully liberated" from the Islamic State group, giving a major boost to the country's security and political leadership in its fight against the extremists.SINAN SALAHEDDINSUSANNAH GEORGEAPCopyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- Pope defends Armenia 'genocide' comment; no offense meant
June 26, 20164:32 PM ET
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Francis defended using the term "genocide" to describe the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians, saying Sunday that's how he has always referred to the massacre, he didn't mean anything offensive by it and that it would have been "very strange" to have avoided it.
- Spain exit poll: Popular Party gets most votes in election
June 26, 20162:40 PM ET
MADRID (AP) — Spain's conservative Popular Party collected most votes in the country's general election Sunday but didn't get enough seats in Parliament to form a government on its own, an exit poll for Spain's public broadcaster indicated.
- Argentina's 'stolen babies' seek truth, face ghosts
June 26, 20163:21 PM ET
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Pedro Sandoval stopped celebrating Mother's Day, Father's Day and even his own birthday after he found out the truth: The mom and dad he knew growing up had stolen him from his biological parents, who were kidnapped, tortured and never heard from again during Argentina's 1976-1983 military dictatorship.LUIS ANDRES HENAOALMUDENA CALATRAVAAPCopyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- Panama Canal opens $5B locks, bullish despite shipping woes
June 26, 201611:33 AM ET
PANAMA CITY (AP) — Amid exploding fireworks and waving flags, a Chinese ship carrying more than 9,000 containers on Sunday entered the newly expanded locks that will double the Panama Canal's capacity in a multibillion-dollar bet on a bright economic future despite tough times for international shipping.
- Pope: Gays and others marginalized deserve an apology
June 26, 20164:44 PM ET
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Francis says gays — and all the other people the church has marginalized, such as the poor and the exploited — deserve an apology.