Tunisia: Opposition leader shot dead

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Gunmen shot dead the leader of a leftist Tunisian opposition party outside his house Thursday morning, according to a …

Egypt braces for day of rival rallies

CAIRO (AP) — The youth group behind the wave of protests that led to the military’s ouster of Egypt’s Islamist president says it’s backing t…

77 people dead in Spain train accident

Spanish investigators tried to determine Thursday why a passenger train jumped the tracks and sent eight cars crashing into each other on th…