News photographer killed in Tripoli clashes

A freelance photographer who works for the Associated Press was killed in clashes between rival militias in the Libyan capital Tripoli, a government official and family said.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 6:31 pm

Murdered Polish mayor's funeral draws crowd of 45,000 in Gdansk

Murdered Gdansk mayor Pawel Adamowicz's funeral drew tens of thousands of people in the Polish Baltic coast city on Saturday amid outrage over his murder six days ago.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 6:22 pm

Scuffles break out as 'yellow vests' march in Paris in latest protest

Scuffles broke out on Saturday as around 7,000 "yellow vest" demonstrators marched through Paris in a 10th consecutive weekend of protests against President Emmanuel Macron's government.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 6:20 pm

Trump says U.S. 'made a lot of progress' with North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he had "an incredible" meeting with North Korea's nuclear envoy Kim Yong Chol and the two sides had made "a lot of progress" on denuclearization.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 5:34 pm

Death toll from Mexico fuel pipeline blast rises to 66

At least 66 people were killed after a pipeline ruptured by suspected fuel thieves exploded in Mexico, authorities said on Saturday, as President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended the army despite its failure to clear the site before the blast.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 4:35 pm

'We have had enough' say Hungarians rallying against PM Orban

Several thousand Hungarians demonstrated in Budapest on Saturday against Prime Minister Viktor Orban and a new overtime law that has drawn workers out to the streets in several protest rallies.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 3:54 pm

Bulgaria charges six after terrorism financing arrests

Bulgarian prosecutors have charged five Syrian citizens and a Bulgarian woman alleged to be members of a crime group which had sent more than 25 million euros ($28 million) to foreign terrorist organizations since 2016.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 3:50 pm

Spanish rescuers start drilling to reach boy trapped in well

Rescuers in southern Spain began drilling on Saturday in hopes of rescuing a two-year-old boy trapped in a deep well for six days.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 3:13 pm

Merkel eyes closer cooperation in EU defense systems

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday the European Union must deepen cooperation in defense and in particular weapons systems development, warning Germans that they may need to make compromises on strict export controls.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 3:12 pm

We have responsibility to get an orderly Brexit, says Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday she would do all she could to make sure Britain leaves the European Union with an agreement and, striking a conciliatory tone, she felt a responsibility to get an orderly solution.

Posted on 19 January 2019 | 3:08 pm

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