World Headlines


12/17/2017 05:03 AM
Saudi-led coalition airstrike kills 10 women in Yemen
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Witnesses and health officials say an airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition has struck a wedding procession east of Yemen's capital, killing 10 women.

12/17/2017 03:03 AM
3 astronauts blast off for International Space Station
BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, Japan and the United States has blasted off for a two-day trip to the International Space Station.

12/17/2017 01:30 AM
French sailor Gabart sets new solo round-the-world record
BREST, France (AP) — French sailor Francois Gabart has broken the record for sailing around the world alone, circumnavigating the planet in just 42 days and 16 hours.

12/16/2017 11:06 PM
Sydney man charged with brokering North Korea missile sales
SYDNEY (AP) — A South Korean-born Sydney man was charged Sunday with acting as an economic agent for North Korea in Australia by allegedly attempting to broker sales worth tens of millions of dollars for Pyongyang that included components used in ballistic missiles.

12/16/2017 12:10 PM
South Africa ruling party's fight for its future kicks off
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The fight to replace South Africa's scandal-prone President Jacob Zuma began Saturday as thousands of delegates of the ruling African National Congress gathered to elect a new leader, with Zuma acknowledging "failures" that have threatened the party's future.