Photo of the Day: China's Wu Han Organization

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it was changing the official name of the Wuhan virus to avoid offending China, a Hong Kong illustrator created a c...

AP Interview: Italy wants to shift but stay in EU's orbit

ROME (AP) — Italy is not looking to leave the European Union but wants reforms that would shift the Britain-less bloc's “center of gravity” away from bureaucratic institutions in Brussels to elected b...

Racist graffiti on college campus; group wants investigation

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Name tags for three students at the University of Richmond students were defaced, and a Muslim advocacy group on Monday called for a hate crime investigation into one of the insta...

Mexican women protest murders of activists, target monuments

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Several hundred feminist activists warmed up with chants Saturday next to a monument to murdered Mexican women before filling a street in the capital and dousing female police offic...

Italy: Anti-Semitic scrawl on Nazi camp survivor's door

MILAN (AP) — Anti-Semitic writing was scrawled overnight on the door of a now-deceased member of the Italian anti-Fascist resistance who survived a Nazi concentration camp, a family friend and histori...

Vandals set fire to mosque in east Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police said Friday they are investigating after a "room was ignited" in a mosque on the outskirts of Jerusalem and Hebrew graffiti was found on an outside wall. ...

Norway ex-minister's former partner charged in threats case

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The ex-companion of Norway’s former justice minister whose home was targeted with vandalism and small fires in 2018 and 2019, was Thursday charged in the case. ...

Protest messages shared in Hong Kong Lunar New Year packets

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's anti-government protests are putting a new spin on a Lunar New Year tradition. Every year, adults hand out red packets stuffed with cash to children and...

Monument to Holocaust victims vandalized in Ukraine

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Vandals have damaged a monument to the victims of the Holocaust in Ukraine a week before International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Jan. 27. Joel Lion, the Isra...

Debate in Malmo rages over battered Ibrahimovic statue

MALMO, Sweden (AP) — Two bronze feet protrude from a block of stone, a large and dusty black cloth draped down one of its sides. That's all that's left of a once-proud, 500-kilogram ...

Graffiti painted on Copenhagen's Little Mermaid statue

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Copenhagen's famed Little Mermaid statue was found doused with pro-Hong Kong graffiti early Monday. Three lines in red, reading “Free Hong-Kong” were paint...

Hong Kong activist arrested on her way to observe Taiwan elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hong Kong democracy activist Lily Wong (黃莉莉) was arrested at the Chinese territory’s airport as she was about to leave for Taiwan to observe Saturday’s (Jan. 1...

Anti-establishment views unite, divide Hong Kong protesters

Trump signs, Pepe the Frog graffiti and British and American flags have become a common sight at Hong Kong’s anti-government protests — and an unsettling one to longtime democracy activist...

Anti-establishment views unite, divide Hong Kong protesters

HONG KONG (AP) — Trump signs, Pepe the Frog graffiti and British and American flags have become a common sight at Hong Kong’s anti-government protests — and an unsettling one to longtime democracy a...

Statue of Zlatan Ibrahimovic overturned in Malmo

MALMO (AP) — After weeks of vandalism, the statue of Zlatan Ibrahimovic has finally been overturned. The 500-kilogram monument, which is located outside Malmo’s soccer stadium, was c...