NEW YORK | Harvey Weinstein breaks with his criminal defense lawyer

NEW YORK—Jan 17, 2019— Harvey Weinstein is recasting his legal team a month after losing a…

WASHINGTON | Government shutdown likely to stretch into next week

WASHINGTON  — Chances look slim for ending the partial government shutdown any time soon. House lawmakers…

ATHENS, Greece | Rights groups urge Greece to scrap EU-Turkey migrant deal

ATHENS, Greece  — Human rights and migrant welfare groups are urging Greece to scrap its part…

AMSTERDAM | Money laundering: Dutch police find cash in washing machine

AMSTERDAM  — Dutch police who found 350,000 euros ($400,000) hidden inside a washing machine have detained…

WASHINGTON | US announces new sanctions over Russia’s action in Ukraine

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has slapped sanctions on three individuals and nine entities over what…

BANGKOK | HIV-infected Thai man accused of raping scores of teenagers

BANGKOK — Police in Thailand say they have arrested an HIV-infected soldier who allegedly blackmailed and…

SINGAPORE | US Treasury sanctions 2 Singapore firms for NKorea dealings

SINGAPORE — An executive of one of two Singapore companies named by the U.S. Treasury Department…

VATICAN CITY | Pope indicates willingness to visit North Korea

VATICAN CITY — South Korea‘s president has met with Pope Francis in a private audience, and…

BAMAKO, Mali | 7 Mali soldiers, driver killed after vehicles hit explosives

BAMAKO, Mali— Mali’s defense minister says seven soldiers and a driver were killed after two military…