JERUSALEM | Israeli leader defends money transfer to Gaza

JERUSALEM— Israel’s prime minister is rebuffing criticism of the transfer of $15 million from Qatar to…

HONOLULU | Injuries reported in Marianas after Super Typhoon Yutu hits

HONOLULU— Super Typhoon Yutu crossed over the U.S. commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands early Thursday…

KATHMANDU, Nepal | Bodies of 5 S. Koreans, 4 Nepalese retrieved from mountain

KATHMANDU, Nepal  — Rescuers on Sunday retrieved the bodies of five South Korean climbers and their…

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. | Hurricane survivors wander debris, search for the missing

MEXICO BEACH, Fla.— Tom Garcia watched in terror as fingers of water pushed inland across the…

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NUSA DUA, Indonesia | Indonesian president says trade wars too destructive

NUSA DUA, Indonesia  — Indonesian President Joko Widodo took aim Friday at sparring for dominance between…

Lane brought record rain to Hawaii, but lost its wallop

Hurricane Lane secured its place in the history books before it quickly dissipated into a tropical…

SAN FRANCISCO | Californians displaced by fire work, wait amid uncertainty

SAN FRANCISCO  — For the past week Robert Tierney Jr. has been registering patients at a…

TEHRAN, Iran | Iran cleric threatens destruction of Israeli cities

TEHRAN, Iran  — A prominent Iranian cleric on Friday threatened two Israeli cities with destruction if…

California’s wildfire now ranks as state’s third-largest

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. / December 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — The massive wildfire that California has been…

Damage in Puerto Rico strains relief efforts by agencies

WASHINGTON/September 23, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Federal agencies grappled Saturday with the vast scale of the disaster…

St. Martin’s residents struggle with desperate conditions

PHILIPSBURG, St. Martin/September 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Dominga Tejera picked her way around fallen palm trees…

European officials visiting Caribbean islands hit by Irma

POINT-A-PITRE, Guadeloupe/September 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — France’s president, Britain’s foreign secretary and the Dutch king are…

The Latest: Irma weakens again slightly on way to Florida

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua/September 9, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 5:20…

Tornadoes leave trail of destruction in East Texas

CANTON, Texas/April 30, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Severe storms including tornadoes have swept through several small towns…

Russian drone footage shows wide damage at Syria’s Palmyra

OSCOW (AP)(STL.News) — Russia released drone footage Monday showing new destruction in Syria’s historic town of…