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Harry Winston jewelry store robbed in French Riviera
Harry Winston jewelry store robbed in French Riviera

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

PARIS (AP) — A French official says a robber with a hand grenade and an automatic handgun has stolen diamond necklaces and other jewelry from a Harry...

Colorado lynx touted on social media died of natural causes

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Colorado wildlife managers say a rare lynx that was found dead just days after creating a stir on social media died of natural...

Egypt puts soccer star Aboutrika on no-fly, terror list
Egypt puts soccer star Aboutrika on no-fly, terror list

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities have placed one of the country's all-time greatest soccer players on a terror watch and no-fly list, over accusations...

Russia, Turkey conduct joint airstrikes on IS in Syria
Russia, Turkey conduct joint airstrikes on IS in Syria

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military said Wednesday it has teamed up with Turkey to conduct joint airstrikes, coordinated with Damascus, against an...

China's Xi extols multilateral approach, climate accord
China's Xi extols multilateral approach, climate accord

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

BERLIN (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping extolled the merits of multilateral cooperation on Wednesday, declaring that the Paris accord to combat...

Trump's America: Rural-urban divide in Georgia
Trump's America: Rural-urban divide in Georgia

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

LULA, Ga. (AP) — Patti Thomas owns a flower shop in the north Georgia town of Lula. Xavier Bryant runs an independent pharmacy just outside Atlanta....

The Latest: State argues for more say on endangered species
The Latest: State argues for more say on endangered species

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on a court fight over endangered Mexican gray wolves (all times local): 11 a.m. A federal appeals court is weighing whether...

EU, UK take contrasting messages from May's Brexit speech
EU, UK take contrasting messages from May's Brexit speech

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

LONDON (AP) — European Union leaders on Wednesday punctured U.K. optimism about a smooth and mutually beneficial divorce between Britain and the EU,...

'Insane!' EU legislature bristles at Trump's Brexit comments
'Insane!' EU legislature bristles at Trump's Brexit comments

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union legislators lashed out at U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday for saying the British decision to leave the...

Donald Trump wax figure unveiled in London museum
Donald Trump wax figure unveiled in London museum

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

LONDON (AP) — London's Madame Tussauds museum has unveiled a wax figure of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump days ahead of his inauguration. The...

The Latest: Police chief thinks Brexit won't increase crime
The Latest: Police chief thinks Brexit won't increase crime

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's decision to leave the European Union (all times local): 5:30 p.m. London's police chief says he doesn't think...

Trump's strategy on Mexico could be 'dagger at Ohio'
Trump's strategy on Mexico could be 'dagger at Ohio'

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's threats to firms using Mexico as a manufacturing base will be counterproductive and could...

New Silk Road? 1st China-London freight train arrives
New Silk Road? 1st China-London freight train arrives

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

LONDON (AP) — The first direct freight train service from China to Britain arrived in London Wednesday, another leg in Beijing's plans for closer trade...

Israeli Arab, policeman killed amid clashes over demolitions
Israeli Arab, policeman killed amid clashes over demolitions

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli Arab rammed his vehicle into a group of police officers on Wednesday, killing one of them before he was shot dead during...

Egypt making progress with economic reform plan, IMF says

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

CAIRO (AP) — The International Monetary Fund said Wednesday that Egypt is making progress with its economic reform program, although it will still take...

4 quakes shake Italy, isolating towns blanketed under snow
4 quakes shake Italy, isolating towns blanketed under snow

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

ROME (AP) — Four strong earthquakes on Wednesday shook the same region of central Italy that suffered deadly temblors last year, sending quake-rattled...

Israel expands missile defense system with new interceptor

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it has expanded a missile defense system with the addition of longer range, more precise interception capabilities....

Ivory Coast seeks end to unrest as gunfire cuts off port

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Gunfire cut off access to Ivory Coast's largest commercial port on Wednesday as officials pleaded with security forces to...

Miss USA hopes Trump can unify Americans after divisive vote
Miss USA hopes Trump can unify Americans after divisive vote

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The U.S. candidate in the Miss Universe pageant said Wednesday she did not vote for Donald Trump but she hopes the...

Court ponders mass murderer Breivik's prison conditions
Court ponders mass murderer Breivik's prison conditions

By: 0 Wed, Jan 18, 2017

OSLO, Norway (AP) — An appeals court in Norway is considering whether the prison conditions under which mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik is being...

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