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Vowing Anti-graft Revolution Mexican Governor Shakes Election

CHIHUAHUA, Mexico – Invoking Pancho Villa’s revolutionary legacy and armed with a hard-hitting corruption investigation into the country’s ruling...

Pence Tells Egypts Sisi That Us Still Backs Two-state Solution

CAIRO – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday told Egypt’s leader the United States would support a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians if the...

Gunmen Attack Kabuls Intercontinental Hotel Take Hostages

KABUL – A group of as many as four gunmen attacked the Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday night, seizing hostages and exchanging fire...

South Africas Anc To Force Zuma To Quit As President Reports

JOHANNESBURG – Leaders of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC)met on Saturday to outline the party’s program for the coming year amid...

Merkel Welcomes Eu-turkey Meeting To Improve Ties

SOFIA – Germany’s Angela Merkel welcomed on Saturday a Bulgarian plan to host a European Union-Turkey working meeting to try to improve strained ties and...

Pence Starts Middle East Tour In Egypt Pledges Shoulder-to-shoulder Support

CAIRO – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence kicked off a trip to the Middle East on Saturday with a visit to Egypt, where he pledged firm U.S. backing to President...

Airstrikes Pound Syrias Afrin As Turkey Launches Operation Olive Branch

HASSA, Turkey/BEIRUT – Turkey opened a new front in Syria’s war on Saturday, launching airstrikes against a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia in Afrin province...

Adm Pursues Big Ag Merger With Grain Trader Bunge Source

CHICAGO/CALGARY, Alberta – Top U.S. grain merchant Archer Daniels Midland Co (ADM.N) has proposed a takeover of Bunge Ltd (BG.N), according to a person familiar...

Norways Tande Hangs On To Take Ski Flying World Title

OBERSTDORF, Germany – Norway’s Daniel Andre Tande held on to his overnight lead to take gold in the flying hill individual competition at the biannual Ski...

Athletics Smashing The World Record The Easy Part For Coleman

– Setting the 60 metres world record of 6.37 seconds turned out to be just part of the challenge for American Christian Coleman. With no drug testing at the...