Macedonian lawmakers debate putting new name in constitution Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:53:44 GMT - Macedonia's parliament started Monday to debate constitutional amendments that are part of an agreement with neighboring Greece to rename the country "North Macedonia," changes that would go a long way to ensuring the country can join NATO.
Amnesty rights worker is abducted, beaten in southern Russia Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:20:07 GMT - An Amnesty International researcher was abducted and beaten while reporting on protests in Russia's volatile North Caucasus region, the rights group said Monday.
Flash floods kill at least 7 people in southwest France Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:04:58 GMT - Flash floods tore through towns in southwest France, turning streams into raging torrents that authorities said killed at least seven people and seriously injured five others.
Children of Islamic State group live under a stigma in Iraq Mon, 15 Oct 2018 10:15:35 GMT - A family of six lost children lives quietly in a small apartment among strangers in this northern Iraqi city.
Merkel's regional ally bullish despite Bavaria election blow Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:34:44 GMT - Smarting from the loss of his party's absolute majority in Bavaria's state parliament, a prominent ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel dismissed speculation Monday over his future and insisted he would work to keep supporting the German leader's national government.
The Latest: Saudi papers warn against threats to kingdom Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:13:04 GMT - The Latest on the disappearance of a Saudi writer who Turkish officials fear was killed inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 10:10 a.m.
Syria's key border crossings with Jordan, Israel to reopen Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:01:35 GMT - Jordan and Syria have agreed to reopen a vital border crossing between the two countries, three years after the commercial lifeline fell to rebel groups and traffic was halted.
When embassies become places of terror, not sanctuaries Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:28:30 GMT - Embassies, consulates and diplomatic missions worldwide are often considered places of sanctuary, however, not all have been impervious to horrific incidents.
AP Explains: What's known about Saudi writer's disappearance Mon, 15 Oct 2018 05:52:37 GMT - Veteran Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared almost two weeks ago while on a visit to the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, sparking an international uproar involving the kingdom, Turkey and the United States that remains unresolved.
The Latest: Koreans who died in Nepal were veteran climbers Mon, 15 Oct 2018 05:35:46 GMT - The Latest on mountaineering deaths in Nepal (all times local): 10 a.m.
Malaysian PM-in-waiting Anwar takes oath as lawmaker Mon, 15 Oct 2018 05:04:06 GMT - Malaysian Prime Minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim said he felt "vindicated" after taking his oath as a lawmaker Monday, marking his return to active politics three years after he was imprisoned for sodomy in a charge that critics said was politically motivated.
Saudis say will respond to threats about missing writer Mon, 15 Oct 2018 04:34:50 GMT - Saudi Arabia has threatened to retaliate for any sanctions imposed against it after President Donald Trump said the oil-rich kingdom deserves "severe punishment" if it is responsible for the disappearance and suspected murder of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi.Updated: 10/15/2018 8:19:12 AM