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Thorny global issues abound a year into Trump presidency

Jan 19, 2018

In his first year in office, President Donald Trump has made sharp departures from years and even decades of US foreign policy

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Trump's vulgar Africa comment morphs into tourism campaigns

Jan 19, 2018

Trump's vulgar Africa comment morphs into tourism campaigns; Botswana a 'waterhole' country

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Poll shows Swiss willing to keep paying for public TV, radio

Jan 19, 2018

A new poll suggests the Swiss are willing to continue paying fees for public broadcasting ahead of a referendum being closely watched across Europe

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More Rohingya flee to Bangladesh despite repatriation deal

Jan 19, 2018

A Bangladesh official says Rohingya refugees are continuing to flee from Myanmar into Bangladesh, even after the two countries said they will begin repatriating members of the minority ethnic group next week

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Zimbabwe mourns Bennett, 'sharpest thorn' in Mugabe's side

Jan 19, 2018

Zimbabwe mourns white farmer and opposition leader Bennett, 'sharpest thorn' in Mugabe's side

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China's birthrate dropped despite allowing 2-child families

Jan 19, 2018

The birthrate in China fell last year despite the country easing family planning policies and allowing all couples to have two children

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A year after Jammeh's exit, Gambia emerges from the shadows

Jan 19, 2018

A year after Jammeh's exit, Gambia emerges from the shadows; 'Time to rebuild a country'

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Storm's death toll in Germany rises to at least 8

Jan 19, 2018

Authorities in Germany say the death toll from a storm that swept across Europe has increased to at least eight

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New UNICEF chief to engage private sector to help children

Jan 19, 2018

New UNICEF chief to engage private sector to help children; makes South Sudan her 1st stop

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AP PHOTOS: Horses leap through fire in old Spanish festival

Jan 19, 2018

AP PHOTOS: Horses leap through fire in old Spanish festival

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