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Police cars burn, windows shatter as protests roil New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Street protests spiraled into New York City’s worst day of unrest in decades Saturday, as fires burned, windows got smashed and dangerous confrontations between demonstrators and offic...

Italy announces virus quarantine affecting 16 million people

ROME (AP) — Italy's prime minister announced a sweeping coronavirus quarantine early Sunday, restricting the movements of about a quarter of the country's population in a bid to limit contagions at th...

Saudi Arabia urges pressure on Iran, which says that failed

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Saudi Arabia took aim at archrival Iran, urging the world to apply "utmost pressure" and cut off the regime's financial resources, while Tehran insisted that such a policy had fa...

Saudi FM: Financial pressure is best way to control Iran

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Saudi Arabia called on the world to apply "utmost pressure with every tool available" to end Iran's aggressive conduct, saying Thursday that the most effective way to control Teh...

India, at UN: Pakistan is harboring terrorists

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — India's foreign minister accused neighboring Pakistan of harboring terrorists in an angry speech Saturday before the U.N. General Assembly, and rejected the notion that India is ...

Syria, North Korea to have their say at UN gathering

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Two of the planet's most troubled hot spots are sending envoys to have their say before the world on Saturday. North Korea and Syria, places of international co...

They said it: Leaders at the UN, in their own words

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Lots of leaders saying lots of things about lots of topics — topics that matter to them, to their regions, to the world. That's what the speechmaking at the U.N...

Iran says US wants to overthrow govt, rejects two-way talks

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the United States on Tuesday of trying to overthrow his government, rejecting bilateral talks after President Donald Trump predicted step...

Dancing, drugs, extremism _ multiple lives of Nice attacker

PARIS (AP) -- A 31-year-old father of three obsessed with fitness and sex, Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel led multiple lives. His darkest side appears to have been his best-kept secret: a calculated, commi...

Official: Hotel in France evacuated as man holes up inside

PARIS (AP) -- An armed man refusing to pay his bill has barricaded himself in his hotel room in southern France, prompting jittery authorities to evacuate the hotel.An official close to the investigat...