Pope tells scandal-marred Legion they still haven’t reformed

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has told the Legion of Christ religious order it still has a long road of reform ahead,...
12:37 28 February 2022

Congress warns Pentagon not to move money to fund Trump wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers from both parties told Pentagon leaders on Wednesday that the Defense Department is undermin...
16:22 26 February 2022

Former French prime minister and wife go on trial for fraud

PARIS (AP) — He was the front-runner to be president of France. Instead, former Prime Minister Francois Fillon is going ...
14:04 24 February 2022

South Sudan’s rivals form unity government meant to end war

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan opened a new chapter in its fragile emergence from civil war Saturday as rival lead...
14:40 22 February 2022

French health minister to run for Paris mayor to end scandal

PARIS — France's Health Minister Agnes Buzyn was named on Sunday as a new candidate for mayor of Paris, a late entry by the country's governing party ...
20:47 16 February 2022

US secretary of state visits Senegal to start Africa tour

DAKAR, Senegal — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the Trump administration is working to determine what level of American military forces is n...
20:09 16 February 2022

Clemson, Newman surprise No. 5 Louisville with 77-62 win

CLEMSON, S.C. — Johnny Newman III had a career-high 23 points and Clemson used a strong defensive first half to send No. 5 Louisville to its second st...
23:20 15 February 2022

France’s Macron urges better long-term relations with Russia

MUNICH — Europe needs to strive for better relations with Russia in the long term, French President Emmanuel Macron said Saturday, adding that while h...
12:35 15 February 2022

Esper defends shifting defense funds for Trump’s border wall

MUNICH, Germany — U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Friday defended his decision to divert billions of dollars in funding for Navy and Air Force ai...
12:27 14 February 2022

With Britain out, the unwieldy EU faces major budget battle

BRUSSELS — The Brexit drama shook the foundations of the European Union for years and laid bare the need for much-delayed political renovations at the...
7:27 14 February 2022

Macron vows “fight of the century” against climate change

PARIS — France’s leader called the battle against climate change and environmental destruction “the fight of the century” Thursday after visiting a me...
15:19 13 February 2022

Stunner in the ATL: Ga Tech upsets No. 5 Louisville 64-58

ATLANTA — Right from the opening tip, Chris Mack fretted that his team just wasn't ready to play.
5:16 13 February 2022

China’s virus crisis hits global flows of letters, parcels

PARIS — Postal operators in the United States, China and elsewhere say the suspension of flights to slow the spread of a deadly new virus is having a ...
16:39 11 February 2022

France seeks lead post-Brexit role in EU nuclear strategy

PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday advocated a more coordinated European Union defense strategy in which France, the bloc's only post-...
20:20 7 February 2022

Britain out, EU centering on Balkans for enlargement

BRUSSELS — Down one country with the departure of Britain, the European Union's executive proposed a new system for adding members in a move made all ...
13:44 5 February 2022

Despite renewed strikes, France pushes on with pension plan

PARIS — Women workers danced in protest and striking Eiffel Tower employees shuttered France's most famed monument Friday — but the government pushed ...
15:05 24 January 2022

Leaders vow to learn from Holocaust, offer competing lessons

JERUSALEM — Speaker by speaker, world leaders on Thursday denounced the rising threat of anti-Semitism and vowed never to forget the lessons of the Ho...
18:44 23 January 2022

France’s Macron tells global CEOs: we’re open for business

PARIS — France's president is taking on the role of salesman in chief for his strike-battered country.
14:28 20 January 2022

Splits in France’s strike movement trigger fears of violence

PARIS — A French government minister warned that seditious groups bent on violence were hijacking the protest movement against pension reform that has...
15:25 18 January 2022

Protests close Louvre museum in Paris amid pension strikes

PARIS — Dozens of protesters blocked the entrance to the Louvre museum and forced the famous Paris landmark to close Friday while they denounced the F...
21:22 17 January 2022

Review: Mac Miller posthumous album is heartbreakingly full

Mac Miller, "Circles" (Warner)
21:07 16 January 2022

New street protests in France amid pension strikes

PARIS — Opponents of President Emmanuel Macron's proposed overhaul of France's pension system marched in Paris and other French cities Thursday on wha...
20:33 16 January 2022

Top women’s players to be part of NHL All-Star Weekend

NEW YORK — Twenty of the top women's hockey players in the world will take part in a 3-on-3 game at a new-look NHL All-Star Weekend in St. Louis next ...
21:28 15 January 2022

French summit aims to boost counterterror fight in W. Africa

PAU, France — France is preparing its military to better target Islamic extremists in a West African region that has seen a surge of deadly violence. ...
8:54 13 January 2022

Nationwide protest in France over pensions as talks continue

PARIS — Rail workers, teachers, doctors, lawyers and others joined a nationwide day of protests and strikes Thursday to denounce French President Emma...
10:33 9 January 2022

France calls on Britain to be flexible in post-Brexit talks

PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday that Britain will need to show flexibility in negotiations that will follow the country's depart...
14:54 7 January 2022

No end in sight for hobbling French rail strikes after talks

PARIS — France's government and unions appeared still far apart after talks resumed Tuesday over proposed pension reforms that have triggered record-s...
12:39 7 January 2022

For France’s Macron, 2020 again brings rocky start, outlook

PARIS — Emmanuel Macron embarked Wednesday on what is shaping up to be another rocky year for his presidency of France, facing a fresh barrage of ange...
18:27 1 January 2022

French unions behind strikes get public funds

PARIS — As France's strikes entered their 26th day Monday, some in the country are questioning if the labor unions that are driving the crippling stop...
14:29 30 December 2022

Devils score own goal in OT, Maple Leafs win 6th straight

NEWARK, N.J. — Devils defenseman Damon Severson backhanded the puck into his own net in overtime, gifting the Toronto Maple Leafs a 5-4 win over New J...
3:05 28 December 2022