Syrian rebels enter northern air base

BEIRUT (AP) — Rebels occupied Sunday parts of a military air base in northern Syria after days of fighting with government troops who have b…

Attacks in Iraq kill 9, wound 33

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities say two attacks, including a blast near a Sunni mosque, have killed three people and wounded six others nea…

Car bomber kills 7 in Somali capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police official says five people were killed after a suicide bomber attempted to ram a car laden with exp…

To join EU, Croatia may give up its wine

JELSA, Croatia (AP) — Does Croatia’s Prosek jeopardize Italy’s Prosecco? Croatia is gearing up to celebrate its entry into the EU, but don’t…