Government And Politics

Flynn may be moving to cooperate with Mueller's Russia probe

Nov 24, 2017

Flynn's legal team may be maneuvering to cooperate with prosecutors in Russia investigation

UN: Saudi coalition OKs resumption of UN flights to Yemen

Nov 24, 2017

U.N. says Saudi-led coalition that has imposed an air, sea and land blockade on Yemen since Nov. 6 authorizes resumption of U.N. flights to Yemeni capital starting Saturday

The Latest: Extradition case lawyer vows to appeal further

Nov 24, 2017

The defense attorney for a Russian man whose extradition to the United States has been supported by a Prague appeals court says he has not given up and will take steps to possibly reverse the ruling

OPCW chief: 'Unfortunate' that Syria probe's mandate blocked

Nov 24, 2017

Head of international chemical weapons watchdog: Russia's veto of UN Security Council resolutions to extend mandate of investigation team that lays blame for Syria chemical attacks 'creates a gap which needs to be addressed'

FIFA reminds World Cup-bound Peru about government meddling

Nov 24, 2017

FIFA has reminded the Peruvian soccer federation of rules prohibiting interference by national governments, one week after the South American country qualified for its first World Cup since 1982

Irish government faces crisis at crunch time for Brexit

Nov 24, 2017

Ireland's main opposition party has filed a no-confidence motion in the deputy prime minister, bringing the government to the verge of collapse three weeks before a crucial European Union summit on Brexit

Amazon workers in Germany, Italy stage Black Friday strike

Nov 24, 2017

A labor union says workers at a half dozen Amazon.com distribution centers in Germany have walked off the job, while in Italy some employees struck at an Amazon facility there.

Oscar Pistorius' sentence increased to 13 years, 5 months

Nov 24, 2017

Oscar Pistorius' sentence more than doubles to 13 years, 5 months

Pakistan releases US-wanted militant suspect on court order

Nov 24, 2017

Pakistani authorities acting on a court order release U.S.-wanted militant who allegedly founded banned group linked to 2008 Mumbai attack.

Zimbabwe's new president pays tribute to Mugabe, to the crowd's tepid applause

Nov 24, 2017

Zimbabwe's new president pays tribute to Mugabe, to the crowd's tepid applause