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IS latches on to global attacks as it fights for survival

Beirut (AP) — Just hours after Stephen Paddock unleashed a hail of bullets on a country music festival in Las Vegas, the Islamic State...

Attack victims came from around world to celebrate Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The victims of last week's attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort town came from around the world and across...

Lebanon starts offensive to clear border of IS militants

Beirut (AP) — Lebanon's U.S.-backed army on Saturday launched its biggest military operation yet against Islamic State militants who in 2014 gained a foothold...

Barcelona van attack kills 13 in agonizing repeat for Europe

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A van veered onto a promenade Thursday and barreled down the busy walkway in central Barcelona, swerving back and forth...

Some major attacks in Europe in recent years

LONDON (AP) — The deadly Barcelona van attack that killed 13 people and wounded dozens of others Thursday is the latest attack in Europe...

Eiffel Tower suspect says he was in touch with IS member

PARIS (AP) — A young French man who recently was discharged from a psychiatric hospital is under investigation for an attempted terrorist attack after...

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Last Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, get life terms

Phnom Penh, Cambodia (AP) — The last surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime that ruled Cambodia in the 1970s, when their reign of...

Disputed Sri Lankan PM faces 2nd no-confidence motion

Colombo, Sri Lanka (AP) — Pandemonium reigned in Sri Lanka's Parliament on Friday as lawmakers supporting disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa threw books and...

French Polynesian president acknowledges nuclear test lies

Paris (AP) — French Polynesian President Edouard Fritch has said the leaders of the French collectivity of islands in the South Pacific lied to...

Cyclone kills 13 in southern India, 80K people evacuated

New Delhi (AP) — A cyclone hit the coast of southern India on Friday, killing at least 13 people, damaging homes and forcing the...

WikiLeaks’ Assange faces charges; lawyer says he’d fight

Washington (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not willingly travel to the United States to face charges filed under seal against him, one...

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