CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian train drivers and conductors announced they were on strike on Sunday to press demands for better pay, the latest in a seemingly endless series of work stoppages to hit the country in the past
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Some South Africans have given thanks in Sunday prayers for the improvement in the health of Nelson Mandela, the former president who was discharged from a hospital after treatment for pneumonia.
Members of an outdoor
BERLIN (AP) — Rabbits scamper over quiet runways. Only the call of a crow disturbs the silence around a gleaming, empty terminal that should be humming with the din of thousands of passengers.
Willy Brandt International Airport, named
CAIRO (AP) — Al-Qaida’s leader has urged Muslims in Arab Spring countries to unite to institute an Islamic state, while warning France that its intervention in Mali will be bogged down.
“I warn France that it will meet
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Voters in Montenegro are choosing a president between the government-backed incumbent and an opposition leader who has demanded that NATO apologize for the 1999 bombing of the country while it was still part of
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A red-robbed Buddhist monk calmly picked up stones and hurled them at a security camera. Then, as police looked on, his followers smashed up a popular, Muslim-owned clothing store.
Last month’s attack on
ISLAMABAD (AP) — A close aide to Pakistan’s former military ruler Gen. Pervez Musharraf says elections officials have approved his candidacy for parliament in a remote northern district after it was rejected in two other parts of the
Weather Underground Forecast for Sunday, April 07, 2013.
Active weather persists for the West on Sunday, while showers move into the Northwest throughout the day. A strong low pressure system trekking through eastern Canada will continue pushing a
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — An annual Israeli report has logged a 30 percent rise in anti-Semitic incidents worldwide, linking the surge to Europe’s economic troubles and a deadly attack on Jewish schoolchildren last year in France.
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (AP) — Popular evangelical Pastor Rick Warren asked members of his Southern California church for prayers as he and his family coped with the apparent suicide of his 27-year-old son.
The church said on Saturday