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PARIS (AP) — French authorities evacuated tourists from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and were searching houses Sunday on the famed outcropping in the English Channel for a visitor who apparently threatened to attack security services. Details of the threat were unclear, but the...
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's center-left Social Democrats are electing a new leader to spearhead the party's recovery from a disastrous election result and guide it through a fractious coalition government with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives. Andrea Nahles, the combative...
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega said Saturday that his government is willing to enter into talks over social security reforms that have sparked four days of protests and clashes in which, rights monitors say, at least 25 people have died. A...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Bill Clinton offered oil and reactors. George W. Bush mixed threats and aid. Barack Obama stopped trying after a rocket launch. While Seoul and Washington welcomed Pyongyang's declaration on Saturday to suspend further intercontinental ballistic missile...
TOKYO (AP) — The world's oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died. Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. She had been hospitalized since January. Tajima was born...
BEIJING (AP) — Seventeen people were killed after two dragon boats capsized in southern China, authorities said Sunday. The boats were practicing Saturday for a race in the Taohua River in the city of Guilin when the accident happened, said the fire department of the city of...
TOKYO (AP) — The world's oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died. Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. She had been hospitalized since January. Tajima was born...
BEIJING (AP) — The fire department says the death toll from two boats that capsized in southern China has risen to 17. The boats were practicing Saturday for a race in the Taohua River in the city of Guilin when the accident happened. It's not immediately clear what caused the...
LONDON (AP) — The audience at Royal Albert Hall got a rare treat Saturday — the chance to sing "Happy Birthday" to the longest reigning monarch in British history. Queen Elizabeth II, with her eldest son Prince Charles at her side, waved to the crowd as they celebrated her 92nd...
PARIS (AP) — French authorities evacuated tourists from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and were searching houses...
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse University announced Saturday that it has permanently expelled a fraternity over an...
LONDON (AP) — Britain's health secretary says the government will introduce new laws targeting online social media...
LONDON (AP) — Britain's health secretary says the government will introduce new laws targeting online social media...
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's center-left Social Democrats are electing a new leader to spearhead the party's recovery...
BEIJING (AP) — The biggest global auto show of the year showcases China's ambitions to become a leader in electric...