- French PM: there will be other major terrorist attacks
Associated Press, Saturday - 02/13/2016 - 04:16 AM
France's prime minister is warning that the terrorist threat is a long-term one and there will be other major attacks.
- London Terror Suspect Pleads Guilty
Wall Street Journal, Friday - 02/12/2016 - 06:47 PM
A 22-year old British Muslim pleaded guilty Friday to plotting terror attacks in London, marking a surprise twist in a high-profile case here.
- EU to Lift Bulk of Sanctions on Belarus
Wall Street Journal, Friday - 02/12/2016 - 02:47 PM
The European Union is expected to lift the bulk of its sanctions against Belarus, following an improvement in relations between the bloc and the Minsk government over recent months.
- Carter says UAE will put special forces in Syria
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Friday - 02/12/2016 - 07:17 AM
- N. Koreans outside closed factories lose steady water supply
Associated Press, Friday - 02/12/2016 - 05:46 AM
Among the losers in the retaliatory sparring between the rival Koreas are residents who had been depending on a rarity in impoverished North Korea: a steady supply of water from the now-shuttered jointly run factory park in the North Korean border city of Kaesong.
- The Latest: European markets enjoy modest bounce at the open
San Antonio Express-News, Friday - 02/12/2016 - 04:17 AM
European stock markets have opened higher following a rebound in the price of oil and despite another slide in Japan's main stock index. The increases, seen across Europe, come at the end of what's been a tumultuous week in financial markets with investors fretting over the scale of the global economic slowdown and the ability of banks to weather the storm.
- Stocks Tumble as Investors Flee to Safety
Wall Street Journal, Friday - 02/12/2016 - 02:47 AM
Major stock indexes hit multiyear lows and investors sought safety in government bonds and gold as the global market rout intensified Thursday.
- How impoverished but nuclear-armed North Korea earns money
Associated Press, Friday - 02/12/2016 - 01:33 AM
The closure of a factory park in North Korea jointly run by both Koreas has robbed the impoverished North of a rare source of legitimate hard currency. Seoul says it shut the Kaesong complex in response to the North's recent long-range rocket launch to keep its impoverished neighbor from using the money factories provided to fund its nuclear and missile programs.
- Mexico's 'El Chapo' May Face Brooklyn, N.Y., Trial
Wall Street Journal, Friday - 02/12/2016 - 12:47 AM
Senior Justice Department officials are tentatively planning to send Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman to Brooklyn to face trial on drug-trafficking charges if he is extradited from Mexico.
- May verdict for ex-Chad dictator accused of war crimes
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Thursday - 02/11/2016 - 01:05 PM
- Italy urged Egypt for help hours after student disappeared
Associated Press, Thursday - 02/11/2016 - 04:32 AM
An official summary of Italian efforts to find a student after he disappeared in central Cairo last month shows diplomats contacted Egyptian authorities in the hours after he went missing.
- 2 alleged human smugglers on trial over Aylan Kurdi's death
Associated Press, Thursday - 02/11/2016 - 04:06 AM
Two alleged people-smugglers are on trial in Turkey accused of causing the death of 3-year-old Syrian migrant boy Aylan Kurdi and four other people.