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Bus crash on highway in Croatia kills at least 11 people

A bus has skidded from a highway in northern Croatia, and police say at least 11 people were killed ByThe Associated Press August 06, 2022, 3:57...

Ukrainian unit digs in for Russian assault on eastern city

SLOVIANSK, Ukraine -- Ukrainian military personnel are fortifying their positions around the eastern city of Sloviansk in expectation of a fresh Russian attempt to...

EXPLAINER: Why Kenya’s presidential election is important

NAIROBI, Kenya -- Kenyans vote Tuesday to choose a successor to President Uhuru Kenyatta. The race is close and could go to a runoff...

Lebanon-bound ship brings hope, not solution to food crisis

BEIRUT -- A ship bringing corn to Lebanon’s northern port of Tripoli normally would not cause a stir. But it's getting attention because of...

Israel and Gaza militants exchange fire after deadly strikes

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip -- Israeli jets pounded militant targets in Gaza early Saturday as rockets rained on southern Israel, hours after a wave...

Hong Kong’s last sawmill faces closure amid development plan

HONG KONG -- Chi Kee Sawmill & Timber, Hong Kong’s last operating sawmill, has been processing timber in the city for 75 years. Soon the...

Suspect in China kindergarten attack dies after accident

Chinese authorities say a 48-year-old man suspected of killing four people in an attack at a private kindergarten in southern China earlier this week...

Hiroshima vows nuke ban at 77th memorial amid Russia threat

TOKYO -- Hiroshima on Saturday remembered the atomic bombing 77 years ago as officials, including the head of the United Nations, warned against nuclear...

North Korea calls Pelosi ‘destroyer of international peace’

SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korea on Saturday called U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi “the worst destroyer of international peace and stability,” accusing her...

Nicaragua police investigating bishop critical of government

Nicaragua’s police say they have begun an investigation against a Roman Catholic bishop who has been an outspoken critic of President Daniel Ortega’s government ByGABRIELA...