Pakistan to fire judge who wants Musharraf's body hanged

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's government said Thursday it will seek to remove a judge who demanded while sentencing former ruler Pervez Musharraf to death that his body be publicly hanged for three days...

Bolivia moves toward replacing ousted leader Morales

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Bolivia on Thursday took a step toward elections to replace ousted President Evo Morales as the legislature approved a new tribunal to oversee the vote. The Le...

6 activists stand trial in Indonesia on charges of treason

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Five Papuan pro-independence students and a rights activist went on trial Thursday on charges of treason after waving morning star flags that are a separatist symbol during a...

Musharraf sees "personnel vendetta" behind his conviction

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's ailing former dictator on Wednesday said the death sentence given to him by a court in a treason case is based on a “personnel vendetta”. it was Pervez Mu...

Indonesia court increases jail term for Polish tourist

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's Supreme Court rejected an appeal by a Polish tourist who was convicted of treason after meeting with Papuan independence supporters and instead increased his pris...

Indonesia's military says 2 soldiers killed in Papua clash

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two soldiers were killed in a clash between security forces and independence fighters in Indonesia's restive easternmost province of Papua, the military said Wednesday. ...

Pakistan sentences former dictator to death in treason case

A Pakistani court on Tuesday (Dec. 17) sentenced the country's former military ruler Gen. Pervez Musharraf to death in a treason case related to the state of emergency he imposed in 2007 while in ...

Pakistan sentences former dictator to death in treason case

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani court on Tuesday sentenced the country's former military ruler Gen. Pervez Musharraf to death in a treason case related to the state of emergency he imposed in 2007 while ...

Venezuela charges 4 anti-Maduro lawmakers with rebellion

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's Supreme Court opened criminal cases Monday against four National Assembly lawmakers opposed to President Nicolas Maduro, accusing them of rebellion and treason fo...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's selective facts on Ukraine, job myths

WASHINGTON (AP) — As near-certain impeachment closes in on him, President Donald Trump raged at his accusers, the Democrats. In the process, he offered a highly selective account of the testimony of a...

Comey: 'Real sloppiness' in Russia probe but no misconduct

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comey acknowledged Sunday that a Justice Department inspector general report identified “real sloppiness" in the surveillance of a former Trump campaign a...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's impeachment rage, Bloomberg on coal

WASHINGTON (AP) — As near-certain impeachment closes in on him, President Donald Trump raged at his accusers, the Democrats. In the process, he offered a highly selective account of the testimony of a...

Pakistan lawyers strike over arrest of colleagues in assault

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani lawyers went on strike Friday, demanding authorities release dozens of their colleagues arrested after storming a hospital this week in the eastern city of Lahore and...

Pakistan charges 250 lawyers for treason in hospital assault

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan on Thursday leveled “treason” charges against 250 lawyers who were part of a mob that stormed a hospital in the eastern city of Lahore the previous day, kicking and pu...

AP FACT CHECK: The perils of parodying Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is a master at putting words in the mouths of other people. It's one of his favorite forms of mockery and self-aggrandizement. He does not li...