National Park Service faces $270M wrongful death claim

DENVER (AP) — The family of a women's rights activist from Uganda has filed a more than $270 million wrongful death and personal injury claim against the National Park Service after she was decapitate...

France: Several wounded in explosion at Saudi cemetery

PARIS (AP) — French officials say multiple people were wounded on Wednesday when an explosive device hit a ceremony commemorating the end of World War I at a cemetery in the Saudi Arabian city of Jidd...

Press groups concerned over killings of Mexican journalists

MEXICO CITY (AP) — International press groups expressed concern Tuesday about a spike in the number of journalists killed in Mexico, after three were murdered within the space of 10 days. ...

Gunmen kill reporter in Mexico's most violent state

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Officials in Guanajuato, the state with the most homicides in Mexico, said Monday that gunmen killed a reporter for a local news site while he was covering a story. ...

Anti-France protests continue, as Macron seeks understanding

KARACHI (AP) — Hundreds of protesters in Pakistan on Sunday burned effigies of France's leader and chanted anti-French slogans, as President Emmanuel Macron tried to send a message of understanding to...

French Muslims, stigmatized by attacks, feel under pressure

PARIS (AP) — The pressure rises with each gruesome attack. After three in five weeks, France’s Muslims are feeling squeezed. A spotlight of suspicion was trained on them again even b...

France's Emmanuel Macron seeks to calm tensions with Muslims

French President Emmanuel Macron appealed for calm from the Muslim world in comments to Arab broadcaster Al Jazeera on Saturday. Macron told the Qatar state broadcaster that he understood why Muslims...

A timeline of extremist attacks in France in recent years

PARIS (AP) — The attack in Nice on Thursday follows a spate of Islamic extremist violence in France in recent years. Here is a look at some of those attacks: — Oct. 16, 2020: History...

Saudi man arrested after stabbing guard at French Consulate

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Saudi man stabbed and slightly wounded a guard at the French Consulate in the city of Jiddah on Thursday, authorities said, as France urged its citizens in the kin...

3 dead in knife attack in French church; terrorism suspected

PARIS (AP) — An attacker armed with a knife killed three people at a church Thursday in the Mediterranean city of Nice, authorities said. It was the third attack in two months in France. The ...

Deadly knife attack near church in French city of Nice leaves three dead

French police on Thursday morning said three people had been killed in a knife attack in the city of Nice, with several others injured. Nice Mayor Christian Estrosi said the suspect behind the attack...

Pogba lashes out at media outlets over 'fake news' stories

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — France midfielder Paul Pogba lashed out at a British tabloid on Monday and said he is taking legal action against media outlets who have reported that he is quitting interna...

France awards Legion of Honor to slain schoolteacher

Mourners gathered at the Sorbonne University in Paris on Wednesday for a high-level ceremony dedicated to late Samuel Paty. The history teacher wasbeheaded by an 18-year-old Moscow-born ethnic Chechen...

Demonstrations in France will pay tribute to slain teacher

PARIS (AP) — Demonstrations around France have been called in support of freedom of speech and to pay tribute to a French history teacher who was beheaded near Paris after discussing caricatures of Is...

France to hold defiant rallies after beheading of teacher

Demonstrations have been called across France on Sunday to support freedom of speech and to pay tribute to a French history teacher who was beheaded at a school near Paris after discussing caricatures...