VENICE, Italy (AP) — Director Alex Gibley started filming Lance Armstrong before the cyclist acknowledged doping, and looking back now at the 2009 footage he realizes “there was a lot of material there where he was just lying
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A power outage has hit nearly half of Venezuela, including much of Caracas, which normally escapes blackouts.
Deputy Energy Minister Franco Silva says failures on several transmission lines are to blame.
He told state
PARAMARIBO, Suriname (AP) — President Desi Bouterse of Suriname distanced himself Tuesday from his son following the younger man’s arrest and quick extradition to the United States to face drug and weapons charges.
The president told reporters that
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — After meeting with his southern counterpart, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir said Tuesday South Sudan’s oil will continue to flow through his country’s pipelines.
The announcement eases concerns after al-Bashir had ordered the pipelines closed
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s largest ever parliament was sworn into a new five-year term to be dominated by President Robert Mugabe’s ZANU-PF party after disputed elections in July.
The new 270-seat parliament starts sitting Sept. 10.
CAIRO (AP) — The Central Bank of Egypt will conduct its largest foreign exchange auction yet, selling $1.3 billion to banks with clients who need U.S. dollars to pay for basic imports like wheat, oil, meat and beans.
CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian doctor once close to Osama bin Laden is bringing together multiple al-Qaida-inspired militant groups in Egypt’s Sinai to fight the country’s military, as the lawless peninsula emerges as a new theater for jihad,
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s president has urged the government to pass emergency legislation that would allow thousands of stray dogs to be euthanized in Bucharest, citing the case of a child who was fatally mauled by one.
BAGHDAD (AP) — The latest series of coordinated attacks in Iraq has left at least 47 people dead.
Many were caught up in a string of car bombings that tore through the Iraqi capital early in the evening
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — About a dozen gay rights supporters carried placards and chanted slogans outside the Russian Embassy in Cyprus’ capital to protest Moscow’s policies on homosexuality.
Organizers said the turnout for Tuesday’s demonstration may have been