CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s electoral council says it will audit the 46 percent of the vote not scrutinized on election night, a surprise concession that opposition candidate Henrique Capriles says will prove that he won the presidency.
BERLIN (AP) — The union representing 33,000 workers at Lufthansa AG says it will stage a short-term strike next week after the latest round of wage negotiations ended with no new deal.
Ver.di union said in a statement
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — The morning routine started before dawn with a prisoner chanting the Muslim call to prayer through a small opening in the heavy steel door of his cell as soldiers with face
DOUALA, Cameroon (AP) — Cameroon’s government says a French family of seven kidnapped there two months ago while on vacation has been freed. Neither the French nor Nigerian governments, who were thanked in the statement Friday from the
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf has lashed out at his accusers following his arrest in a case involving his decision to fire senior judges while in power.
Police arrested Musharraf overnight following his dramatic
KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Outside a palm-shaded villa in suburban Kuwait City, government security forces are taunted and defied each night by supporters of a former lawmaker ordered to prison for insulting the emir of this tiny nation.
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — In a lecture hall of one of Pakistan’s most prestigious medical schools, a handful of male students sits in the far top corner, clearly outnumbered by the rows and rows of female students listening
BEIJING (AP) — The World Health Organization says there’s no evidence that a new strain of bird flu in China is spreading easily among humans even though a few people who were close to patients with the virus
TOKYO (AP) — The Japan Meteorological Agency says a 7.0-magnitude earthquake has struck off far northern Japan and far eastern Russia.
The tremor around midday Friday was in the Pacific Ocean at a relatively shallow depth of 10
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s electoral council says it will audit the voting machines that were not audited election night in an apparent rejection of the opposition’s demand for a full vote-by-vote recount.
Council President Tibisay Lucen said