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Mother of slain Indian man told him to leave US if in danger

February 28, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

  Parvatha Vardhini grieves by the body of her son Srinivas Kuchibhotla, a 32-year-old engineer who was killed in an apparently racially motivated shooting in a crowded Kansas bar, in Hyderabad, India, Tuesday, Feb.28, 2017. According to witnesses, the gunman yelled “get out of my country” at Kuchibhotla and Alok Madasani before he opened...

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Clashes break out in Palestinian camp in Lebanon

February 28, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

A Palestinian gunman from the Fatah movement, holds his weapon as he stands next to a charred car during clashes between the Palestinian Fatah Movement and Islamic groups in the Ein el-Hilweh refugee camp, in the southern port city of Sidon, Lebanon, Tuesday,...

Germany summons Turkish ambassador over journalist’s arrest

February 28, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

A man holds a poster with the slogan ‘#FREEDENIZ’ during a protest in front of the Turkish embassy in Berlin, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Demonstrators protest against the police custody of Deniz Yucel, a correspondent in Turkey for the German daily...

UN condemns NKorea’s provocative attempts to evade sanctions

February 27, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council on Monday condemned North Korea’s “irresponsible and provocative” attempts to evade U.N. sanctions. Council members emphasized “the importance of full compliance” with the six rounds...

Chilean homes without water; 3 dead, 19 missing in floods

February 27, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of homes in communities around Chile’s capital remained without water Monday as authorities struggled to restore service following floods caused by Andean rainfall. There were three confirmed deaths and 19...

Fallen Argentine troops’ relatives wait for identification

February 27, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The body of Jose Antonio Reyes Lobos rests in the Falkland Islands along with those of more than 100 other fallen Argentine soldiers. But his 79-year-old mother says she doesn’t want to leave this world without putting a...

Vancouver police prepare for protests at new Trump tower

February 27, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Police are preparing for protests when President Donald Trump’s two oldest sons officially open a new Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver on Tuesday, and the U.S. consulate is warning Americans to stay...

ADB says Asia needs to double infrastructure spending

February 27, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Developing countries in Asia and the Pacific will need to spend up to $1.7 trillion a year, or $26 trillion through 2030, to meet their infrastructure needs and to maintain the region’s growth momentum, the Asian Development...

Malaysia says airport safe, autopsy shows nerve agent effect

February 25, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

Hazmat crews gather at the main hall of Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 in Sepang, Malaysia on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. Malaysian police order a sweep of Kuala Lumpur airport for toxic chemicals and other hazardous substances following the killing of Kim...

In a blow, twin attacks on Syrian security kill at least 32

February 25, 2017 • World NewsComments (0)

In this April 14, 2016 file photo, a Syrian man carries a carpet through a devastated part of the town of Palmyra as families load their belongings onto buses in the central Homs province in Syria. Syrian media says a pair of attacks on two security locations...