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Sep 16, 2020
TOKYO — Yoshihide Suga became Japan's new prime minister on Wednesday, with the former chief Cabinet secretary expected to stick closely to policies championed by Shinzo Abe during his record-breaking tenure.Suga, 71, won an easy victory in a parliamentary vote, where his ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) holds a commanding majority.He bowed de ...
Sep 16, 2020
LESBOS ISLAND, Greece — The UN refugee agency on Wednesday urged Greece to speed up a ...
Sep 16, 2020
TOKYO — Shinzo Abe smashed records as Japan’s longest-serving prime minister, champio ...
Sep 15, 2020
BERLIN — Germany plans to offer refuge to 1,500 migrants currently taking shelter on Greek islands, government sources told AFP Tuesday, as ...
Sep 15, 2020
WASHINGTON — Former White House national security adviser John Bolton is under investigation by the Justice Department after publishing an e ...
Sep 14, 2020
LESBOS, Greece — On the Greek island of Lesbos, locals and asylum seekers spoke of their mutual fear as exasperation and exhaustion set in o ...
Sep 14, 2020
COPENHAGEN — Europe will face a rising death toll from the coronavirus during the autumn months, the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned ...
Sep 14, 2020
LONDON — It'll be deja vu all over again as Britain's parliament on Monday renews battle over Brexit, with influential MPs up in arms over P ...
Sep 13, 2020
PARIS — Austria and Britain were among European nations grappling with mounting coronavirus infections Sunday, while restrictions were eased ...
Sep 13, 2020
NOVOSIBIRSK, Russia — Russians on Sunday voted in regional elections in 41 of the country's 85 regions.Russians are voting for regional gove ...
Sep 12, 2020
ROME — After years of investigation, mountains of evidence and hundreds of suspects, Italy's plucky anti-mafia prosecutor Nicola Gratteri is ...
Sep 12, 2020
PARIS — Around 1,000 people gathered in two "yellow vest" protests in the French capital Paris on Saturday in lower-than-hoped-for numbers f ...
Sep 11, 2020
SACRAMENTO — It is not the first time that Leanna Mikesler has evacuated her home in the California mountains because of wildfires, but duri ...

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