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Law partners in Odebrecht, Panama Papers scandals get bail

Law partners in Odebrecht, Panama Papers scandals get bail

A court in Panama on Friday ordered the release on bail of two partners at a law firm involved in last year’s “Panama Papers” scandal set off by the leak…

Paris attack: 1 police officer killed, 2 seriously injured in shooting on Champs-Élysées‬‬; ISIS claims responsibility

Paris attack: 1 police officer killed, 2 seriously injured in shooting on Champs-Élysées‬‬; ISIS claims responsibility

A police officer was killed and two others were seriously injured when a gunman opened fire late Thursday on the famed Champs-Élysées in Paris before he was shot dead, officials…

Leftist party activist killed in southern Mexico

Leftist party activist killed in southern Mexico

Gunmen killed the leader of Mexico’s leftist Democratic Revolution Party in the southern state of Guerrero, authorities said Thursday.…

US envoy: Iran and Hezbollah want to destabilize the Mideast

US envoy: Iran and Hezbollah want to destabilize the Mideast

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley is accusing Iran and its ally Hezbollah of conspiring to destabilize the Middle East — a charge “categorically” rejected by Iran’s U.N.…

US weighs giving Saudis more military aid for Yemen efforts

US weighs giving Saudis more military aid for Yemen efforts

U.S. officials say Washington is looking for ways to boost military support to a Saudi-led campaign against Shiite rebel forces in Yemen.…

Madrid opens world forum to seek solutions to urban violence

Madrid opens world forum to seek solutions to urban violence

Spain’s King Felipe VI has inaugurated a meeting of mayors and civic groups from across the world to discuss possible solutions to extremism and violence in cities.…

Venezuelan protester shot in head in heavily repressed ‘mother of all marches’

Venezuelan protester shot in head in heavily repressed ‘mother of all marches’

Violence is feared, as the political tension in the crippled South American has reached a peak not seen since 2014.…

The Latest: French centrist promises to simplify labor law

The Latest: French centrist promises to simplify labor law

The Latest on the upcoming French presidential election (all times local): 11:30 a.m.…

Pakistan questioning senior militant it says surrendered

Pakistan questioning senior militant it says surrendered

Pakistani authorities are questioning a senior militant who they say voluntarily surrendered, presenting it as a major setback for an Islamic extremist group that has carried out several attacks in…

UK election talk builds ahead of surprise statement from May

UK election talk builds ahead of surprise statement from May

British Prime Minister Theresa May is due to make an unexpected statement in Downing Street, triggering speculation that she plans to call an early election.…