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Bus carrying pilgrims overturns in SW Pakistan, killing 19

Pakistani police say a speeding bus carrying pilgrims has overturned on a highway in the country's southwest, killing at least 19 people and injuring...

Myanmar military court gives DVB reporter 3 years in prison

A military court in Myanmar has sentenced a journalist to three years in prison for his reporting ByThe Associated Press May 13, 2021, 3:07 AM • 3...

New Mexico Legislature OK’s legal recreational marijuana

New Mexico’s Legislature has approved the legalization of recreational marijuana for adults 21 and older in a bill that the governor plans to sign,...

Holiday chaos as UK removes Portugal from travel green list

Britain is removing Portugal from its list of COVID-safe travel destinations, meaning thousands of U.K. residents currently on vacation there will have to quarantine...

Venezuela’s beloved ‘Doctor of the Poor’ to be beatified

CARACAS, Venezuela -- With the austerity of a monk, a vocation to seek the good of others and a bright scientific mind, Jose Gregorio...

Venezuela’s Maduro begins allowing aid against hunger, virus

CARACAS, Venezuela -- For a second time this month, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has reached an agreement with the sort of global aid agencies...

Leaders of Russia, France, Germany discuss global crises

The Kremlin says the leaders of Russia, France and Germany had a call to discuss coronavirus vaccines and a slew of international crises, including...

EU foreign ministers talk amid uproar over Ukraine, Navalny

European Union foreign ministers are pondering the bloc’s strategy toward Russia in the wake of the military buildup on Ukraine’s borders and amid the...

Lebanese acting FM steps down over remarks on Gulf Arabs, IS

Lebanon’s acting foreign minister has stepped down after he suggested in a TV interview this week that Gulf Arab countries had provided backing to...

Analyst: Missile motor test likely caused blast in Israel

A mysterious blast heard in central Israel appears to have come during a rocket engine test conducted at a secretive military base associated with...