Hong Kong leaders apologize to mosque for water…

Hong Kong officials apologized to leaders of a mosque after riot police sprayed the building's gate and some people nearby with a water cannon while trying to contain pro-democracy demonstrations

Canada elects Parliament in vote seen as threat…

Canadians are electing a new Parliament on Monday after a tight election campaign that has raised the threat of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau being knocked from power after one term

Bolivia's Evo Morales likely forced to…

Bolivian President Evo Morales has come out ahead in the first round of the presidential election, but he appears to have failed to get enough votes to avoid the first runoff in his nearly 14 years in power

Australian papers redact front pages to expose…

Australia's major newspapers published redacted front pages to highlight how often the government justifies secrecy on national security grounds

Chile violence continues despite gov't retreat on…

Protests in Chile have spilled over into a new day even after the president cancelled a subway fare hike that prompted violent demonstrations

South Korean prosecutors seek arrest of…

Prosecutors seek arrest of the wife of South Korea's former justice minister who resigned last week after allegations against him sparked huge protests and dented president's popularity

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US defense chief in Afghanistan for firsthand…

Mark Esper is seeking a firsthand assessment of the U.S. military's future role in America's longest war as he makes his initial visit to Afghanistan as Pentagon chief

Widodo begins 2nd term pledging to make Indonesia…

Indonesian President Joko Widodo sworn in for his final five-year term with a pledge to take bolder actions against poverty and entrenched corruption in the vibrant Southeast Asian democracy

Hong Kong descends into chaos again as protesters…

Hong Kong protesters again flood streets on Sunday, ignoring a police ban on the rally and demanding the government meet their demands

The Latest: Morales leads Bolivia vote, but…

Bolivian President Evo Morales is leading in early returns from the first round of the presidential election, but he appears headed to a runoff in the tightest political race of his life

Saga of Outsourced Hit Men Is Mind-Boggling

A real estate man in China learned the hard way it's hard to find a good hit man, Shanghaiist reports. A court heard that Tan Youhui, owner of a real estate company in the Guangxi region, planned to murder one of his rivals—Wei, who was taking Tan's business to...

Italian ex-premier Renzi seeks to create new…

Former Italian Premier Matteo Renzi is appealing to disillusioned members of ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi's party to join forces

North Macedonia leaders agree on April 12…

North Macedonia's political leaders have agreed that an early election will be held next year, following the European Union's decision not to begin membership talks

Botswana, calm for decades, faces surprising…

Botswana, calm for decades, faces surprising election fight after ex-leader turns on successor

South Sudan's opposition leader warns of return…

South Sudan's opposition leader warns of return to civil war, seeks delay in unity government

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Mogherini rues 'historic mistake' over EU…

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says EU leaders have made "an historic mistake" when they failed to agree on launching membership negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia earlier this week

Greens seen gaining as Switzerland elects new…

Projections indicate that Greens have made significant gains as Switzerland elected a new parliament

Boris Johnson faces frenzied week as Brexit…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a frenzied week of activity in Parliament, and possibly in the courts, as he tries to woo rebellious lawmakers in time to meet the Oct. 31 Brexit deadline

Kurds evacuate Syrian town in 1st pullout of…

Kurdish fighters and civilians have evacuated from a Syrian border town besieged by Turkish-backed fighters, the first pullback under a three-day-old U.S.-brokered ceasefire

Election day's an alcohol-free holiday for…

It's election day in Bolivia's capital, a forcible _ if alcohol-free _ holiday for a country that imposes an unusually strict series of restrictions on voting-time activities

Milan seeks US apology for WWII bomb that killed…

Milan's mayor is asking U.S. authorities to apologize for a World War II bombing raid that killed 184 elementary school children

Man Checking Home's Security Camera Spots 'SOS' in Driveway

Deborah Pilgrim wasn't too lucky when she wandered away from her friends during a camping trip outside Adelaide over the weekend—the 55-year-old ended up losing track of where she was in the Australian bush and vanished for three days. Where her luck changed for the better, per NBC News...

Italian experts defuse WWII bomb in northern city

Italian authorities have evacuated 4,000 people from the center of the northern city of Bolzano to defuse a World War II bomb found during construction

Harry, Meghan Coming to America

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle plan to take a break before the end of the year, and it sounds like baby Archie will spend his first Thanksgiving stateside. The couple just toured South Africa, and Markle discussed the pressure of living with media and internet judgment. It's not clear how...

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German cabin crew union strikes at Lufthansa subsidiaries

A German union representing cabin crew has called members at several Lufthansa subsidiaries out on strike _ a walkout that was extended by 13 hours at short notice