International

ZURICH (AP) — 12:05 a.m. (1005 GMT, 6:05 a.m. EDT) FIFA spokesman Walter de Gregorio told reporters at a news conference that "FIFA is the damaged party" after two major legal developments erupted early Wednesday in Zurich, home to FIFA, the world soccer body. Six soccer...
ROME (AP) — The number of hungry people around the world has dropped to 795 million from over a billion a quarter-century ago despite natural disasters, ongoing conflicts and poverty, the three U.N. food agencies said Wednesday. Countries in East Asia, Latin America and the...
ROME (AP) — The U.N. says the number of hungry people around the world has dropped to 795 million despite natural disasters, ongoing conflicts and poverty. The three U.N. food agencies said Wednesday that East Asia and Latin America showed the most progress in reducing hunger,...
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican's secretary of state has called the Irish vote to legalize gay marriage a "defeat for humanity." Cardinal Pietro Parolin said he personally was saddened by the landslide decision, in which more than 62 percent of voters in the Roman Catholic...
PARIS (AP) — In a rare ceremony, France is honoring four people who resisted the Nazis during World War II by inducting them into Paris' Pantheon mausoleum. The highly symbolic two-day event is aimed at uniting the French against extremism and anti-Semitism after deadly attacks...
JERUSALEM (AP) — A leading international watchdog on Wednesday accused the militant Hamas group of abducting, torturing and killing Palestinians during the war in the Gaza Strip last year, saying some of the actions amount to war crimes. Amnesty International detailed the abuses...
RAWALPINDI, Pakistan (AP) — For an elite but passionate group of vintage car collectors in Pakistan, restoring antique rides is like travelling back in time — and money seems to be no obstacle when the prize is a Lincoln convertible that belonged to an Afghan king or a Rolls-...
LONDON (AP) — After his surprise election victory, British Prime Minister David Cameron is laying out plans for a government free of coalition compromises. Cameron says Wednesday's Queen's Speech, delivered in Parliament by Queen Elizabeth II, will be a "One Nation" platform to...
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's first lady has broken numerous conventions in a society that traditionally sequesters women behind closed doors — speaking out on issues such as violence against women, the rule of law and the power of religion. But perhaps Rula Ghani's...
​Former Senator John Sununu (R-New Hampshire): Rand is in fact to the left of Obama on both of these issues (...
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BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Bloomington City Council has approved a new law that makes it legal for Uber and...
PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) — The actor who portrayed Screech on the 1990s TV show "Saved by the Bell" is headed to...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are working to determine the identity of a body pulled from the Missouri...
ROCKPORT, Mo. (AP) — A Nebraska woman has died and four others have been injured after a car crash occurred in...