Thailand's king can be expelled if he rules from Germany: parliament

The German Parliament has said that Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn enjoys diplomatic immunity during his extended stays in his Bavarian villa, but the state does have the power to expel him f...

Wisconsin recount: Masks, plexiglas and lots of ballots

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin on Friday will begin recounts of the presidential race in the state's two biggest and most Democratic counties. It's a longshot bid by President Donald Trump — who paid ...

In Wisconsin, long shot recount may just be prelude to court

CHICAGO (AP) — President Donald Trump's hopes to reverse his election loss in Wisconsin hinge on closing a deficit of some 20,500 votes, an almost impossibly high bar that spurs speculation his true g...

Trump faces Wednesday deadline for Wisconsin vote recount

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — President Donald Trump faces a Wednesday deadline to file for a recount in Wisconsin after Democrat Joe Biden defeated him in the state by more than 20,600 votes based on final ca...

Trump faces approaching deadline for recount in Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The final Wisconsin county submitted its canvassed vote totals to the state elections commission on Tuesday morning, starting the clock for President Donald Trump to file for a re...

Wisconsin presidential recount would cost Trump $7.9 million

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — President Donald Trump will have to pay $7.9 million if he wants a statewide recount of unofficial results in Wisconsin showing him losing to Democrat Joe Biden by about 20,500 vo...

German lawmakers urge ban on extreme-right Turkish Gray Wolves

Politicians from Germany's opposition parties are urging the government to follow the lead of Paris in banning the right-wing Turkish Gray Wolves organization. The appeal came amid a diplomatic d...

EU plots course as US awaits election winner

Americans — and the world — woke up on Wednesday to an election battle that was still being fiercely fought by both sides. With millions of votes left to be counted in several key battleg...

New Zealand's new deputy leader first gay man to hold role

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's new Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson will be the country's first openly gay man to hold the role and is among a team of top lawmakers announced Monday...

US election: EU pins hopes on Joe Biden victory

The trans-Atlantic relationship has taken a beating over the four years of a Trump presidency. But Janis Emmanouilidis believes there is still hope for the partnership — if the Democratic candid...

Thai parliament meets to debate political protest tensions

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s Parliament began a special session Monday that was called to address tensions as pro-democracy protests draw students and other demonstrators into the streets almost daily de...

Green Party Taiwan, NGOs hold press conference in solidarity with Thailand's pro-democracy protesters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over a dozen NGOs, political advocacy groups, and student organizations came together in Taipei Thursday (Oct. 22) to raise awareness of the pro-democracy movement in Thai...

Germany under pressure to take sides in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Germany has rejected calls by both Armenia and Azerbaijan to takes sides in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. "The German Government again calls on Armenia and Azerbaijan to respect the agreements r...

New Zealand’s Ardern wins 2nd term in election landslide

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern won a second term in office Saturday in an election landslide of historic proportions. With most votes counted, Ardern&r...

Thailand's king should not reign from German soil, Berlin says

Thai protesters are continuing to take to the streets in defiance of a ban to assemble. They are demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha — a former army general who first c...