RSSWorld News

World stocks gain after Yellen signals gradual rise in rates

World stocks gain after Yellen signals gradual rise in rates

HONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were buoyant Monday as investors cheered Fed chief Janet Yellen's comments signaling that U.S. interest r…

56 minutes ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Philippines ends major offensive it says killed 139 rebels

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines military chief says a monthlong offensive against hard-line Muslim rebels in the south has ended af…

1 hour ago(0)

Former Israeli Premier Olmert convicted in corruption case

Former Israeli Premier Olmert convicted in corruption case

JERUSALEM (AP) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was convicted Monday of unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter in a retri…

1 hour ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Airstrikes shake Yemen's capital as Shiite rebels push south

Airstrikes shake Yemen's capital as Shiite rebels push south

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A series of airstrikes by a Saudi-led coalition have shaken Yemen's capital into the early morning amid the group's campai…

1 hour ago Photos

Photos

(0)

South Korean firm named sole bidder for big fighter jet deal

South Korean firm named sole bidder for big fighter jet deal

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea chose a state-run aircraft maker on Monday as the sole preferred bidder for a contract to develop a midl…

1 hour ago(0)

Flood alerts issued in Kashmir as rivers cross danger mark

Flood alerts issued in Kashmir as rivers cross danger mark

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Hundreds of Kashmiris in both India and Pakistan moved to higher ground Monday as rain-swollen rivers swamped parts of …

1 hour ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Wild rhino enters Nepal city, killing 1 and injuring several

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A wild rhino has entered a city in southern Nepal, killing a woman and injuring several other people.

1 hour ago(0)

With Lee's passing, Mahathir is last of SE Asia's old guards

With Lee's passing, Mahathir is last of SE Asia's old guards

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two of Asia's best-known strongmen, Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew and Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad, had much in common…

1 hour ago(0)

Campaign begins for most unpredictable election in decades

LONDON (AP) — Britain's prime minister David Cameron is paying a farewell visit to Queen Elizabeth II as the country begins formal campaigning…

1 hour ago(0)

Investigators focus on German co-pilot's mental state

Investigators focus on German co-pilot's mental state

MARSEILLE, France (AP) — A French police official says European investigators are focusing on the psychological state of the 27-year-old Germa…

1 hour ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Iran nuclear talks at crunch time

Iran nuclear talks at crunch time

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program entered a critical phase on Monday with differences still remaining less…

1 hour ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Bangladesh police say blogger hacked to death in capital

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A blogger was hacked to death by three men in Bangladesh's capital on Monday, with two of the suspected attackers cau…

1 hour ago(0)

Hope, fear as Nigerians await results of presidential vote

Hope, fear as Nigerians await results of presidential vote

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerians are waiting in hope and fear for results of the tightest and most bitterly contested presidential election in …

1 hour ago Photos

Photos

(0)

11 killed when bus falls into gorge in eastern India

PATNA, India (AP) — A bus driver lost control of his vehicle on a sharp curve on a mountain road in eastern India and plunged into a gorge, ki…

1 hour ago(0)

Syrian president says IS is expanding despite airstrikes

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad says the Islamic State group has been expanding since a U.S.-led coalition began its airstrikes on…

2 hours ago(0)

AP chief: Killing of journalists should be a war crime

AP chief: Killing of journalists should be a war crime

HONG KONG (AP) — The president and CEO of The Associated Press called Monday for changes to international laws that would make it a war crime …

2 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

France's far-right fails to win a council in local voting

France's far-right fails to win a council in local voting

PARIS (AP) — France's far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen says she was satisfied with her party's performance in local council elect…

2 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

14 killed in car crash in Egypt's southern Sohag province

SOHAG, Egypt (AP) — A senior Egyptian security official says 14 people have been killed and seven injured in a car crash involving three vehic…

2 hours ago(0)

Morocco confronts abortion taboo with proposed reform

Morocco confronts abortion taboo with proposed reform

CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — It was just 7 a.m. and Hoda was walking alone to a clinic in the Moroccan coastal city of Agadir. She skipped break…

3 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Spain: 3 generations, all named Emma, die in France crash

Spain: 3 generations, all named Emma, die in France crash

SANT CUGAT DEL VALLES, Spain (AP) — From a lush suburban valley near bustling Barcelona, three generations of a well-heeled family set off las…

4 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

A look at former Israeli Premier Ehud Olmert's career

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli court has found former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert guilty on charges of fraud and breach of trust in a case involvi…

4 hours ago(0)

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert found guilty in retrial on corruption charges

JERUSALEM (AP) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert found guilty in retrial on corruption charges.

4 hours ago(0)

Australia mandates at least 2 people stay in cockpits

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia on Monday responded to the Germanwings air disaster by mandating that at least two crew members be presen…

5 hours ago(0)

Teen libertarian is face of Brazil's young free-market right

Teen libertarian is face of Brazil's young free-market right

SAO PAULO (AP) — Microphone in hand and standing atop the sound truck, the raspy-voiced protest leader jabbed his finger into the air shouting…

6 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Lincoln Continental, the car of presidents, is returning

Lincoln Continental, the car of presidents, is returning

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Elvis Presley had one; so did Clark Gable. It was even the sedan of presidents. Then the name vanished amid an invasion…

6 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

China evacuating from Yemen, suspending anti-piracy patrols

BEIJING (AP) — China is evacuating its citizens from Yemen and suspending anti-piracy patrols in the area amid the growing violence in the Mid…

7 hours ago(0)

Small tsunami generated in Pacific after earthquake

SYDNEY (AP) — A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, generating a small tsunami and frightening…

7 hours ago(0)

Hometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, family

Hometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, family

MONTABAUR, Germany (AP) — The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz's hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his …

8 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)

Officials: Iran nuke talks solving some issues, not others

Officials: Iran nuke talks solving some issues, not others

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Iran is considering demands for further cuts to its uranium enrichment program but is pushing back on how long it…

8 hours ago Photos

Photos

(0)
activate-button-3 FULL ACCESS

Latest Local Offers

More Offers

Happening today

Add an Event More

Featured Businesses

More Businesses