3 dead after Pearl Harbor sailor shoots civilians, himself

HONOLULU (AP) — A sailor shot three civilians, killing two of them, before taking his own life at Pearl Harbor just days before thousands were scheduled to gather at the storied military base to mark ...

Officials: Airport used by UAE as prison in Yemen reopened

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni officials say an airport in a southern city has been reopened after a five-year closure, during which United Arab Emirates forces used it as a military base and a prison. ...

Forum touts Philippines as Taiwan's gateway to overseas markets

Representatives of Taiwanese businesses attended an investment forum organized by Sung Yueh Construction Corp., and supported by the Commercial Affairs Section of the Manila Economic Cultural Office, ...

Century ago and today, Baghdad street a front line in revolt

BAGHDAD (AP) — When discontented Iraqis sought independence from British occupation in 1920, Baghdad’s most prestigious new boulevard, Rasheed Street, was the theatre of their revolt. Nearly 100 years...

Taiwan Sound Lab opens to loud fanfare

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Sound Lab, a collaboration between Taiwan and France, opens Friday (Nov. 22) at Taiwan Contemporary Culture Lab (C-Lab) with exhibitions and concerts. Minister o...

Venezuela students blocked in protest march to military base

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — University students in Venezuela have staged a protest calling for an end to President Nicolás Maduro’s rule. A few hundred students on Thursday marched sev...

Mali’s military abandons isolated outposts amid attacks

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Dozens of soldiers posted to Mali’s remote northern town of Labezanga served as the last line of defense against extremists roaming the surrounding desert. Then o...

Cuban president visits town near US military base

CAIMANERA, Cuba (AP) — Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel is making his first trip to the town of Caimanera, the closest point in Cuba to the U.S. naval base at Guantanamo Bay. Díaz-C...

Woman found in desert after harrowing, weeklong kidnapping

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A suburban Las Vegas woman dragged to California by father-and-daughter kidnappers was found cold but alive after a harrowing, weeklong kidnapping where she was raped, robbed and le...

The Latest: Father, daughter held abducted woman for a week

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the kidnapping of a woman left in the California desert (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Authorities say a father and daughter kidnappe...

Russian and Syrian officials criticize US over Syrian camp

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia and Syria have accused the United States of preventing the evacuation of a camp for displaced in southern Syria. Russian and Syrian officials said in a statement...

Fort Hood marks 10th anniversary of attack that killed 13

KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — Family members of the 13 people killed in a mass shooting at a Texas military base have marked the 10th anniversary of the attack. A ceremony was held Tuesday a...

UK police interview US diplomat's wife about fatal crash

LONDON (AP) — British police have interviewed an American diplomat's wife who was involved in a crash that killed a British teenager and have passed their recommendations on to U.K. prosecutors. ...

Russian defense minister hails military ties with Armenia

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's defense minister is visiting Armenia for talks about military cooperation between the ex-Soviet allies. Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu hailed Armenia, which ho...

Lawyer: Honduran government could be behind prison murder

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The brutal murder of an alleged Honduran drug trafficker with a potentially critical piece of evidence against the president has the Central American nation's government pointing th...