Britain says Russian contractors have no say in visa process
Britain says Russian contractors have no say in visa process

Britain's Home Office says that the company contracted to collect visa applications in Russia has "absolutely no involvement with the decision-making process.".

22 hrs 50 mins ago
Japan's minister of cybersecurity has never used computer
Japan's minister of cybersecurity has never used computer

Japan's minister in charge of cybersecurity is in the spotlight for acknowledging he had never used a computer and making comments showing he had no idea what a USB port might be.

November 15th, 1:39 AM CST
Iraqi cleric linked to Basra protests killed
Iraqi cleric linked to Basra protests killed

Iraqi police say a Muslim cleric has been killed outside his home after he suggested that demonstrators should take up arms over poor public services in Basra.

1 hr 21 mins ago
1 dead, scores injured in fuel tax protests around France
1 dead, scores injured in fuel tax protests around France

French drivers plan to block roads to protest rising fuel taxes and President Emmanuel Macron's policies.

November 17th, 1:30 AM CST
Taliban hold talks with US envoy in Qatar
Taliban hold talks with US envoy in Qatar

The Taliban have held three days of talks with U.S. envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in the Gulf state of Qatar, where the Afghan insurgent group has a political office.

2 hrs 51 mins ago
UN envoy: Warring parties in Yemen agree to meet in Sweden
UN envoy: Warring parties in Yemen agree to meet in Sweden

The U.N. envoy for Yemen says the country's internationally recognized government and Houthi Shiite rebels have agreed to attend talks in Sweden aimed at ending their three-year war, which has the Arab world's poorest country on the brink of famine.

November 16th, 6:00 PM CST
Interpol meets to select new president after China's arrest
Interpol meets to select new president after China's arrest

Interpol member-states are gathering in Dubai to select a new president after the agency's former leader was detained in China.

1 hr 41 mins ago
Macron, Merkel seek common approaches to Trump, euro
Macron, Merkel seek common approaches to Trump, euro

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, both limping in the polls, are looking for common approaches to Donald Trump and fixing the flaws in the euro currency.

2 hrs 10 mins ago
Turkey keeps 1 activist under arrest, releases 12 others
Turkey keeps 1 activist under arrest, releases 12 others

Turkey's official news agency says one person has been arrested in an investigation over allegations of supporting mass anti-government protests in 2013 with links to a prominent philanthropist.

1 hr 21 mins ago
UK leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval
UK leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval

British Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting back against critics of her Brexit deal, telling her Conservative opponents that their alternative plans for Britain's departure from the European Union wouldn't work.

22 hrs 51 mins ago
Pacific summit ends with no communique as China, US differ
Pacific summit ends with no communique as China, US differ

A meeting of world leaders in Papua New Guinea highlighted divisions between global powers the U.S. and China and a growing competition for influence in the usually neglected South Pacific.

5 hrs 51 mins ago
Trump says report on Khashoggi's death coming in 2 days
Trump says report on Khashoggi's death coming in 2 days

U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.

November 17th, 12:50 AM CST
Trump: Sending cleric to Turkey 'not under consideration'
Trump: Sending cleric to Turkey 'not under consideration'

President Donald Trump says extraditing a Turkish-born Muslim cleric whom Turkey blames for engineering a 2016 military coup attempt is "not under consideration.''.

18 hrs 31 mins ago
The Latest: APEC leaders fail to agree on final communique
The Latest: APEC leaders fail to agree on final communique

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says leaders at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Papua New Guinea were unable to agree on a final communique.

2 hrs 51 mins ago
Afghan official: Taliban target police checkpoint, killing 5
Afghan official: Taliban target police checkpoint, killing 5

An Afghan official says that at least five police officers have been killed when their checkpoint came under attack by insurgents in the northwestern Badghis province.

21 hrs 1 min ago
C. African Republic militia leader turned over to tribunal
C. African Republic militia leader turned over to tribunal

The International Criminal Court says a commander in a Central African Republic militia has been arrested and turned over to the court to face charges that include murder and torture.

14 hrs 51 mins ago
Pence, Xi trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit
Pence, Xi trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summit

China's president says the world faces a choice of cooperation or confrontation in a speech to a summit of leaders that is divided by tensions stemming from increased U.S. protectionism.

November 16th, 8:10 PM CST
Azerbaijan opposition leaders arrested in capital
Azerbaijan opposition leaders arrested in capital

Authorities in Azerbaijan have arrested two opposition leaders in the capital for attempting to organize a procession, including the laying of flowers, at a national cemetery known as the Alley of Martyrs.

19 hrs 51 mins ago
Argentina minister says country without means to rescue sub
Argentina minister says country without means to rescue sub

Argentina's navy has announced that searchers have found the missing submarine ARA San Juan deep in the Atlantic a year after it disappeared with 44 crewmen aboard.

November 16th, 11:10 PM CST
The Latest: US intel says prince ordered Khashoggi killing
The Latest: US intel says prince ordered Khashoggi killing

U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.

November 16th, 6:30 PM CST