International

MEXICO CITY (AP) — An Indian-American actor and designer who says he was not allowed to board a Mexico City-to-New York flight because he refused to remove his turban says he's satisfied with an apology by the airline, Aeromexico. Waris Ahluwalia says he is now just waiting for...
BEIRUT (AP) — As government troops close in on Aleppo, some residents are preparing to flee Syria's largest city while others are hoarding food in case of a long siege, even laying out bread on rooftops to dry it out for storage. The U.N. warned Tuesday that hundreds of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is seeking $200 million in the 2017 budget for counterterrorism operations in Libya and other portions of North and West Africa, as the Islamic State threat in that region continues to grow. The new funding provides the first concrete indication of...
LONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local): 5:35 p.m. European stock indexes have closed lower, adding to recent losses amid heightened market volatility around the globe. After opening higher, European stocks turned down, with...
VATICAN CITY (AP) — A specially-recruited group of priests have last-minute instructions from Pope Francis before fanning out through the world to show a more merciful face of the Catholic Church to sinners. About 700 priests from around the globe, many of them using headphones...
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin's former bodyguard, who recently has been appointed regional governor, said he once confronted a bear outside of Putin's residence. Alexei Dyumin, 43 told the daily Kommersant in an interview published Tuesday that he was on duty while...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. intelligence chief says he expects China to keep building on artificial islands to sustain its "exorbitant" territorial claims in the disputed South China Sea. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper implied that China was militarizing those...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the worldwide threat assessment from U.S. intelligence agencies (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper is telling the Senate Armed Services Committee that the U.S. is facing the most diverse global threat...
KILIS, Turkey (AP) — Turkey must open its doors to the thousands of Syrians who have massed at the border after fleeing violence, the U.N. demanded Tuesday, warning that hundreds of thousands of others in Syria's largest city could be soon cut off from humanitarian aid amid...