US orders diplomats out of Lebanon

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department on Friday ordered nonessential U.S. diplomats to leave Lebanon due to security concerns as the Obama …

Obama encouraged by G20 Syria talks

Three days after he left Washington, it’s unclear whether the global coalition the president has been seeking is any closer to becoming a re…

Hitler bodyguard Rochus Misch dies at 96

BERLIN (AP) — Rochus Misch, who served as Adolf Hitler’s devoted bodyguard for most of World War II and was the last remaining witness to th…

New rights worries over arrests in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — Supporters of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood and the nation’s ousted president are protesting across the country against the milita…

Maldives election another chance at unity

MALE, Maldives (AP) — The Maldives — more than 1,100 islands scattered across the Indian Ocean — are sharply divided along political lines. …