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Chile: 16 dead, toll rising in Valparaiso fire

April 13, 2014

VALPARAISO, Chile (AP) — A raging fire leaped from hilltop to hilltop in this colorful port city, killing at least 16 people and destroying more than 500 homes. more »»

In Uganda, a nurse is accused of spreading HIV

April 13, 2014

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Goaded by journalists who wanted a clear view of her face, the Ugandan nurse looked dazed and on the verge of tears. more »»

Chile: 11 dead, toll rising in Valparaiso fire

April 13, 2014

VALPARAISO, Chile (AP) — A fire raging in this colorful port city has killed at least 11 people and destroyed 500 homes, President Michelle Bachelet said Sunday. more »»

Ukraine to launch anti-terror operation

April 13, 2014

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president Oleksandr Turchynov says the country is to launch a "large-scale anti-terrorist operation" to resist Russia's aggression. more »»

Cost of fighting warming 'modest,' says UN panel

April 13, 2014

BERLIN (AP) — The cost of keeping global warming in check is "relatively modest," but only if the world acts quickly to reverse the buildup of heat-trapping gases in the atmosphere, the head of... more »»

AP PHOTOS: Vatican, Holy Land mark Palm Sunday

April 13, 2014

Around the world, Christians are marking Palm Sunday with waving fronds, processions and prayer. more »»

Official: US looking into Syria toxic gas reports

April 13, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S. more »»

Window opens on secret camp within Guantanamo

April 13, 2014

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — Attorney James Connell has visited his client inside the secret Guantanamo prison complex known as Camp 7 only once, taken in a van with covered windows on ... more »»

Bombings kill at least 16 people in northern Iraq

April 13, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Bombings targeting security forces in northern Iraq killed at least 16 people Sunday, authorities said, as the country prepares for a crucial election later this mont. more »»

Partial results show tight race in Afghan election

April 13, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Two clear front-runners emerged in Afghanistan's presidential election Sunday as partial results showed a tight race between President Hamid Karzai's closest rival in th... more »»

7 dead in Chile forest fire; 500 homes destroyed

April 13, 2014

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A fire raging in the Chilean port city of Valparaiso has killed at least seven people and destroyed 500 homes, officials said Sunday. more »»

Climate panel says emissions rising, avoids blame

April 13, 2014

BERLIN (AP) — The U.N.'s expert panel on climate change on Sunday highlighted the disconnect between international goals to fight global warming and what is being done to attain them. more »»

Prize-winning Chihuahua puppy stolen in Britain

April 13, 2014

LONDON (AP) — British police are appealing for help finding five stolen dogs, including a Chihuahua puppy that recently won a major prize at the prestigious Crufts competition. more »»

Climate panel warns emissions rising, blurs reason

April 13, 2014

BERLIN (AP) — The U.N.'s expert panel on climate change on Sunday highlighted the disconnect between international goals to fight global warming and what is being done to attain them. more »»

Activists: Fierce fighting in north Syria kills 29

April 13, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — Shelling and firefights between Syrian government forces and rebels in the northern city of Aleppo killed at least 29 people, activists said Sunda. more »»

Pope poses for 'selfies' after Palm Sunday homily

April 13, 2014

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis, marking Palm Sunday in a packed St. Peter's Square, ignored his prepared homily and spoke entirely off-the-cuff in a remarkable departure from practic. more »»

Ukraine officer killed in gunbattle in east

April 13, 2014

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian special forces exchanged gunfire with a pro-Russia militia in an eastern city Sunday, according to the interior minister, who said one Ukrainian security... more »»

Missing plane's black box batteries may have died

April 13, 2014

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Following four strong underwater signals in the past week, all has gone quiet in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, meaning the batteries in the plane's... more »»

Guinea-Bissau vote aims to bring stability

April 13, 2014

BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau (AP) — The people of Guinea-Bissau are heading to the polls on Sunday and the question on everyone's mind is whether this tiny West African nation, known as a transit hub fo... more »»

North Korea's capital hosts international marathon

April 13, 2014

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The streets of North Korea's showcase capital were filled with runners from all over the world on Sunday for the annual Pyongyang marathon, which was open to foreign... more »»

 
 

 

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