Brawl suits against Turkey raise questions of law, diplomacy

Brawl suits against Turkey raise questions of law, diplomacy

Lawsuits arising from a brawl outside the Turkish ambassador's residence in Washington in 2017 are raising tough questions of law and diplomacy.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Austrian leader calls an early election amid video scandal

Austrian leader calls an early election amid video scandal

Austrian vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache says he is resigning after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative government contracts to a potential Russian benefactor.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Swiss vote on whether to adopt the EU's tighter gun rules

Swiss vote on whether to adopt the EU's tighter gun rules

Swiss voters are casting ballots in a referendum to decide whether to enact new restrictions on guns and line up with Switzerland's partners in Europe, who have already tightened gun rules following extremist attacks.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Saudis say they don't want war, but will defend themselves

Saudis say they don't want war, but will defend themselves

A top Saudi diplomat says the kingdom does not want war but will defend itself, amid a recent spike in tensions with archrival Iran.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Australia's leader vows to get back to work after shock win

Australia's leader vows to get back to work after shock win

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has thanked "all Australians" for returning his conservative coalition to power in a shock general election result.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Once again, Iraq caught up in tensions between US and Iran

Once again, Iraq caught up in tensions between US and Iran

As tensions between the U.S. and Iran escalate, there are concerns Iraq could once again get caught in the power play, just as it is on the path to recovery.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Italy's Salvini stakes out post as Europe's populist leader

Italy's Salvini stakes out post as Europe's populist leader

The leader of France's far-right National Rally says that a group of like-minded right-wing populists will achieve "an historic feat" in next week's Europe-wide elections.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Jobs, corruption top issues as Malawi votes for president

Jobs, corruption top issues as Malawi votes for president

Jobs, fighting graft are top issues as southern African nation of Malawi votes for president.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Abortion rights demonstration held on Cannes red carpet

Abortion rights demonstration held on Cannes red carpet

Ahead of the premiere of an Argentine documentary, dozens of women have demonstrated for abortion rights on the Cannes Film Festival red carpet.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Final round of voting underway in India's marathon elections

Final round of voting underway in India's marathon elections

Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of national elections, wrapping up a 6-week-long long, gruellng campaign season.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
The Netherlands wins Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv

The Netherlands wins Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv

The Grand Final of the 64th Eurovision Song Contest is under way with 26 nations vying for the crowned continent's pop champion.

6 hrs 17 mins ago
Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa

Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa

Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa but says 'nothing to worry about'.

6 hrs 27 mins ago
A newly restored 'The Shining' debuts in Cannes

A newly restored 'The Shining' debuts in Cannes

A new restoration of Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining' debuts in Cannes, with an introduction from Alfonso Cuaron.

6 hrs 28 mins ago
The Latest: Netherlands wins 2019 Eurovision Song Contest

The Latest: Netherlands wins 2019 Eurovision Song Contest

Israel's prime minister has called the country's Eurovision representative to wish him luck in the contest.

6 hrs 28 mins ago
Queen Elizabeth II attends yet another wedding at Windsor

Queen Elizabeth II attends yet another wedding at Windsor

Queen Elizabeth II and other members of the royal family have gathered for the wedding of the daughter of the monarch's first cousin.

6 hrs 28 mins ago
US: Iran military could misidentify airliners amid tension

US: Iran military could misidentify airliners amid tension

U.S. warns commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf face risk of being 'misidentified' amid heightened tensions between the US and Iran.

9 hrs 37 mins ago
Argentina's Fernández announces vice presidential bid

Argentina's Fernández announces vice presidential bid

Argentina's former President Cristina Fernández has announced her candidacy for vice president in October's general elections.

10 hrs 37 mins ago
Australia's conservative coalition wins surprise 3rd term

Australia's conservative coalition wins surprise 3rd term

Polling stations have opened across Australia in elections that are likely to deliver the nation's sixth prime minister in as many years.

12 hrs 17 mins ago
My kind of mix-up: $5,760 bottle of wine served by mistake

My kind of mix-up: $5,760 bottle of wine served by mistake

Notes of cherry, plum and licorice: UK restaurant accidently serves customers a 4,500-pound ($5,760) bottle of red wine.

13 hrs 36 mins ago
Former UK doctor jailed for groping female patients

Former UK doctor jailed for groping female patients

A former British doctor has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for groping female patients including a 12-year-old child.

13 hrs 47 mins ago
Sea-Watch enters Italian waters with migrants, flouting ban
Sea-Watch enters Italian waters with migrants, flouting ban

Italy has allowed the transfer to the island of Lampedusa migrant families rescued at sea by the humanitarian group Sea-Watch, but was refusing landfall to others.

May 18th, 11:41 AM EDT
Thousands march in Northern Ireland for same sex marriage
Thousands march in Northern Ireland for same sex marriage

Thousands are marching in Northern Ireland to allow same-sex marriages like the rest of the United Kingdom.

May 18th, 11:01 AM EDT
EU's Tusk leads pro-Europe march in Poland before key vote
EU's Tusk leads pro-Europe march in Poland before key vote

Thousands are marching in the Polish capital to celebrate the nation's European Union membership ahead of key European Parliament elections.

21 hrs 47 mins ago
Armenian court releases ex-president as trial continues
Armenian court releases ex-president as trial continues

A court in Armenia has freed the country's former president from jail as his trial continues on charges connected to a deadly police crackdown on a demonstration a decade ago.

May 18th, 11:51 AM EDT
Huawei hit by US export controls, potential import ban
Huawei hit by US export controls, potential import ban

President Donald Trump is issuing an executive order to protect the U.S. against foreign adversaries that are taking advantage of technological vulnerabilities.

May 15th, 5:11 PM EDT