New Mali president Keita sworn into office

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali’s new president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been sworn into office. Nouhoum Tapily, the head of Mali’s supreme court…

Turkish ambassador to return to Egypt

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey’s ambassador to Egypt — who was pulled back for consultations amid det…

5 myths about Sweden, as Obama visits

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Yes, Swedes eat a lot of meatballs and equip their homes with IKEA furniture. Many drive Volvos and listen to ABBA. But the…

Portuguese summer wildfires claim 6th life

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal’s prime minister says fire officials are tightening safety procedures after an 18-year-old firefighter beca…