updated: 01/23/2017 2:55 a.m.
ASTANA, Kazakhstan -- Delegates from Russia, Turkey and Iran held hourslong talks in Kazakhstan on Sunday on the eve of negotiations between Syrian rebels and President Bashar Assad's government.
updated: 01/23/2017 2:47 a.m.
CINCINNATI -- There's been little public word about what has happened to an American college student detained in North Korea a year ago this month.
updated: 01/23/2017 2:46 a.m.
VIENNA -- OPEC and key non-OPEC oil producers are near their target of taking 1.8 million barrels of crude a day off global markets less than two months after agreeing to do so in efforts to push up the price of crude, Russia's energy minister said Sunday.
updated: 01/23/2017 2:45 a.m.
JERUSALEM -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday delayed a vote on a proposal to annex one of the West Bank's largest settlements, a move that gives him time to coordinate his policy toward the Palestinians with the new administration of U.S. President Donald Trump.
updated: 01/23/2017 2:44 a.m.
BANJUL, Gambia -- Exiled Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh stole millions of dollars in his final weeks in power, plundering the country's state coffers and shipping luxury vehicles by cargo plane, a special adviser for the new president said Sunday.
updated: 01/23/2017 2:43 a.m.
In Yemen, drone strikes kill three
updated: 01/22/2017 3:38 a.m.
There was dismay in Britain, applause in Russia and silence in Japan. French populists found hope, Mexican leaders expressed concern and Germany's vice chancellor offered an allusion to his country's dark past.
updated: 01/22/2017 3:22 a.m.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday began campaigning for constitutional changes that would expand the powers of his office, hours after a vote in parliament cleared the way for a national referendum on the issue.
posted: 01/22/2017 3:21 a.m.
Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh and his family headed into political exile Saturday night, ending a 22-year reign of fear and a postelection political standoff that threatened to provoke a regional military intervention when he clung to power.
posted: 01/22/2017 3:20 a.m.
An overnight passenger train derailed in southern India, killing at least 32 people and injuring 50 others in the latest accident within the country's rail network.
posted: 01/22/2017 3:20 a.m.
Using saws, shovels and their gloved hands, rescue workers advanced slowly Saturday through the wreckage of an avalanche-destroyed hotel in central Italy, listening hard for any signs of more survivors among the 23 missing guests and hotel workers.
updated: 01/22/2017 3:19 a.m.
A bus carrying Hungarian students home from a school ski trip to France slammed into a highway barrier in northern Italy and burst into flames, killing at least 16 people, police said Saturday. Thirty-nine others survived, but some were seriously injured.
posted: 01/22/2017 3:18 a.m.
An explosion rocked a camp for displaced Syrians along the Syrian-Jordanian border Saturday, killing at least six people and wounding many others, opposition activists said.
posted: 01/22/2017 3:16 a.m.
Representatives of Libya's neighbors meeting in Cairo on Saturday warned the North African nation's main rival factions against seeking to settle their differences through military force, as Egypt announced that efforts were underway to unite their leaders to chart a "joint vision" for the country.
posted: 01/22/2017 3:15 a.m.
Relatives of those who were aboard a Malaysian airliner that disappeared in 2014 plan to present the Malaysian transport minister with letters urging that the search resume.