International

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Pigs rummage through garbage searching for leftovers. The people live in shacks made of plywood and corrugated metal. Any semblance of stability in the sprawling slum of 15,000 families is upended when heavy rains burst the banks of the nearby Paraguay...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): ___ 11.30 p.m. Greece has suffered its second sovereign downgrade in as many days, as its bailout program was due to expire after five years. Fitch ratings agency has slashed the country's rating...
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberian authorities on Tuesday quarantined two households after the corpse of a 17-year-old boy was found with Ebola, sparking fears the West African country could face another outbreak of the disease nearly two months after being declared Ebola-free. "...
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — An exhibition of Israeli surveillance technology has offered a rare peek into the secretive world of Israeli espionage and special forces operations. Some two dozen Israeli companies exhibited their products used by Israeli and international militaries,...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Gamal Takaway has turned up the hustle, to no avail. The popular waiter who goes by the nickname Jimmy often steps out into the pedestrian street in front of the Taverna Plaka restaurant to cajole strollers into taking a table. But even his epic charm has...
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A mass of hot air moving north from Africa is driving up temperatures in western Europe, with France on Tuesday becoming the latest to endure unusual heat. France's southwestern Gironde region sweltered in 42 degrees Celsius (107 Fahrenheit), a day after...
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis will meet with homeless people, immigrants and prisoners during his upcoming trip to Cuba and the United States. He'll also preside over a meeting about religious liberty — a major issue for the U.S. Catholic Church in the wake of the Supreme...
BERLIN (AP) — A lawyer for relatives of people killed in the Germanwings crash in March says parent company Lufthansa has made a compensation offer. Elmar Giemulla said in an emailed statement Tuesday that the company is offering 25,000 euros ($27,740) in compensation per...
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The latest news on a suicide attack in the Afghan capital targeting a NATO convoy on the Kabul airport road, near the U.S. Embassy. 4:22 p.m. (1152 GMT) The NATO mission in Afghanistan says two of its service members have been wounded in Tuesday's...
ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Pigs rummage through garbage searching for leftovers. The people live in shacks made of...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Seattle Mariners rookie Mike Montgomery is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Seattle Mariners rookie Mike Montgomery is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the...
Editors: The White Sox at Cardinals game is tied at 1 after 10 innings. AP Sports
Editors: The White Sox at Cardinals game is tied at 1 after 10 innings. AP Sports
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — These Kansas lotteries were drawn Tuesday: