Dubai denies there were plans for R. Kelly concert
Dubai denies there were plans for R. Kelly concert

Dubai's government has told The Associated Press that singer R. Kelly has no planned concert and "has not been invited by the Dubai royal family.".

11 hrs 8 mins ago
Terror at sea: Helicopter rescues frighten cruise passengers
Terror at sea: Helicopter rescues frighten cruise passengers

Rescue workers are evacuating more passengers from a cruise ship that had engine problems off Norway's western coast while authorities prepare to tow the vessel to a nearby port.

16 hrs 48 mins ago
Banning of manifesto raises free speech debate in N. Zealand
Banning of manifesto raises free speech debate in N. Zealand

New Zealanders are debating the limits of free speech after their chief censor banned a 74-page manifesto written by a man accused of massacring 50 people at two mosques.

13 hrs 28 mins ago
Kenyan who gave earnings to poor wins $1M teacher prize
Kenyan who gave earnings to poor wins $1M teacher prize

A Kenyan teacher from a remote village who gave away most of his earnings to poor students has won a highly competitive $1 million global prize that honors one exceptional educator a year.

10 hrs 18 mins ago
The Latest: All Viking Sky passengers, crew safe; ship docks
The Latest: All Viking Sky passengers, crew safe; ship docks

The chairman of the company that operates a cruise ship that got stranded off Norway's western coast in bad weather Saturday praised the rescue operation by Norwegian authorities and the actions of the vessel's crew.

13 hrs 38 mins ago
Serbia, Kosovo mark start of NATO intervention 20 years ago
Serbia, Kosovo mark start of NATO intervention 20 years ago

Twenty years after NATO intervened to stop Serbia's onslaught in Kosovo, Belgrade is commemorating the victims of what it says was an "aggression" and Kosovo is hailing the start of national liberation.

12 hrs 8 mins ago
Military-backed party takes lead in Thailand's election
Military-backed party takes lead in Thailand's election

Voters in Thailand are heading to the polls in the country's first election since the military ousted an elected government in a 2014 coup.

March 23rd, 8:11 PM CDT
UK PM May faces heavy pressure to step down to save Brexit
UK PM May faces heavy pressure to step down to save Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing increased pressure from her own Conservative Party to either resign or to set a date for stepping down in order to build support for her Brexit plan.

18 hrs 17 mins ago
German family to give $11M after hearing extent of Nazi past
German family to give $11M after hearing extent of Nazi past

One of Germany's richest families says it plans to give millions of euros to charity after learning about ancestors who enthusiastically supported the Nazis and used forced labor.

13 hrs 18 mins ago
Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey's local elections
Kurds to be key swing vote in Turkey's local elections

Supporters of a pro-Kurdish party in Turkey are planning to rally for local elections that will test the Turkish president's popularity.

17 hrs 38 mins ago
Chinese leader visits Monaco amid European 5G tech worries
Chinese leader visits Monaco amid European 5G tech worries

Chinese President Xi Jinping is coming to Monaco and France amid mixed feelings in Europe about China's growing global influence.

14 hrs 8 mins ago
The Latest: UK's May scrambles to win over Brexit critics
The Latest: UK's May scrambles to win over Brexit critics

British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing increased pressure from her own Conservative Party to either resign or to set a date for stepping down in order to build support for her Brexit plan.

11 hrs 28 mins ago
Ethiopian Airlines chief questions Max training requirements
Ethiopian Airlines chief questions Max training requirements

The chief executive of Ethiopian Airlines says the warning and training requirements set for the Max planes 'might not have been enough'.

March 23rd, 8:11 AM CDT
Prince Charles and Camilla launch first royal visit to Cuba
Prince Charles and Camilla launch first royal visit to Cuba

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla are beginning the first official trip to Cuba by the British royal family in a pomp-filled display of disagreement with the Trump administration's strategy of economically isolating the communist island.

8 hrs 18 mins ago
France investigates after older protester is injured in Nice
France investigates after older protester is injured in Nice

French authorities are investigating the case of an older female protester who suffered head injuries when police charged people defying a yellow vest protest ban in Nice.

12 hrs 8 mins ago
1 hiker killed, 1 injured after avalanche in Swiss Alps
1 hiker killed, 1 injured after avalanche in Swiss Alps

Swiss police say one hiker has died and another has been injured following an avalanche high in the Alps in southwest Switzerland.

5 hrs 28 mins ago
US backed Syrian force clears area retaken from IS
US backed Syrian force clears area retaken from IS

The president of NBC News says a driver working with its reporters in Syria was killed by an explosive device.

18 hrs 57 mins ago
Germany gives seal of approval to truck turning assistant
Germany gives seal of approval to truck turning assistant

Germany's transport ministry has issued its first operating license for a driver assistance system meant to reduce the number of cyclists or pedestrians killed by turning vehicles.

March 21st, 9:01 AM CDT
Thousands in Germany protest planned EU internet reforms
Thousands in Germany protest planned EU internet reforms

Tens of thousands of people have marched in cities across Germany to protest planned European Union copyright reforms that they fear will lead to online censorship.

March 23rd, 10:21 AM CDT
Europe fines Google $1.7 billion in antitrust case
Europe fines Google $1.7 billion in antitrust case

EU regulators fine Google 1.49 billion euros ($1.68 billion) for abusing its dominance in online advertising.

March 20th, 6:21 AM CDT