BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Tokyo wins vote to host 2020 Olympics.
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tens of thousands of Tunisians on Saturday called for the resignation of the Islamist-led government in one of the largest opposition protests to date.
The protest, organized by the National Salvation Front coalition of
CAIRO (AP) — A stork once detained by Egyptian authorities on suspicion of being a winged spy has been found dead.
Mahmoud Hassib, the head of Egypt’s southern protected areas, said Saturday that local residents found the dead
VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Italian film “Sacro GRA,” a documentary about life on the highway that circles Rome by director Gianfranco Rosi, has won the Golden Lion for best film at the 70th edition of the Venice
TORONTO (AP) — The upcoming film “12 Years a Slave” is a harrowing look at slavery, but its stars, including Brad Pitt, say it’s a subject that needs to be explored more on the big screen.
VENICE, Italy (AP) — Italian film ‘Sacro GRA’ by director Gianfranco Rosi wins Golden Lion for best movie.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Police used tear gas and rubber bullets to scatter anti-government protesters who interrupted an independence day military parade in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, and demonstrations in dozens of other cities led to
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s government has moved the final round of the Miss World pageant from main Java island to the resort island of Bali amid protests by hard-line Muslims against the contest, an official said Saturday.
CAIRO (AP) — Officials at Cairo’s international airport say a flight to London was delayed after security services received a tip concerning a possible bomb attack on the plane.
The officials said an anonymous caller told state security
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo’s president vowed Saturday to keep the vast Central African country united amid rebellion in the east, saying that government troops were ready to resume fighting if upcoming peace talks stall yet again.