AP - ap.online.headlines.intl http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.intl News Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:33:56 -0400 Irish leaders end deadlock, make deal for new government Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:13:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Ireland-New.Government/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Ireland-New.Government 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-63a4 DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland's age-old political enemies struck a historic deal Friday night to create a fragile new government following an inconclusive election and two months of deadlock. Rising violence kills over 200 in a week in Syria's Aleppo Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:10:46 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/ML--Syria/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_ML--Syria 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-678b DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Syrian army and rebels unleashed deadly new attacks on each other Friday in Aleppo, with insurgents shelling a mosque during weekly prayers and government airstrikes hitting opposition neighborhoods in escalating bloodshed the U.N. decried as a "monstrous disregard for civilian lives by all parties." North Korea sends another US citizen to prison Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:02:45 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/AS--NKorea-Detained.American/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AS--NKorea-Detained.American 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-688b PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday sentenced a U.S. citizen of Korean heritage to 10 years in prison with hard labor after convicting him of espionage and subversion, the second American it has put behind bars this year. Norway oil-rig helicopter crash kills 13; flying ban issued Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:31:25 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Norway-Helicopter.Crash/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Norway-Helicopter.Crash 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-66e7 COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A helicopter carrying Statoil workers from an offshore rig in the North Sea crashed Friday on an island off western Norway, killing all 13 people on board, rescuers said. Prominent detentions of foreigners in North Korea Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:13:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/AS--NKorea-Detained.Foreigners-List/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AS--NKorea-Detained.Foreigners-List 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-67f2 Prominent detentions of foreigners by North Korea in recent years: Russia's nuclear nightmare flows down radioactive river Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:38:04 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Russia-Before.Chernobyl/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Russia-Before.Chernobyl 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6681 MUSLYUMOVO, Russia (AP) — At first glance, Gilani Dambaev looks like a healthy 60-year-old man and the river flowing past his rural family home appears pristine. But Dambaev is riddled with diseases that his doctors link to a lifetime's exposure to excessive radiation, and the Geiger counter beeps loudly as a reporter strolls down to the muddy riverbank. Former SS Auschwitz guard apologizes at trial in Germany Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:50:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Germany-Auschwitz.Trial/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Germany-Auschwitz.Trial 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-67b9 DETMOLD, Germany (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS sergeant admitted in court Friday that he had served as an Auschwitz death camp guard, apologizing to Nazi Holocaust survivors looking on in a German courtroom that even though he was aware Jews were being gassed and their corpses burned, he did nothing to try to stop it. Parts of India ban daytime cooking as hundreds die of heat Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:27:36 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/AS--India-Heat.Wave/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AS--India-Heat.Wave 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-669c PATNA, India (AP) — With sizzling temperatures claiming more than 300 lives this month in India, officials said they were banning daytime cooking in some parts of the drought-stricken country in a bid to prevent accidental fires that have killed nearly 80 more people. Boom! Queen & Harry answer Obamas' Invictus Games challenge Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:43:39 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Britain-Prince.Harry.and.the.Queen/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Britain-Prince.Harry.and.the.Queen 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-64d6 LONDON (AP) — It helps to have friends in high places when you're promoting an athletic event. Iran votes in parliamentary runoff as rare shooting wounds 4 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:09:05 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/ML--Iran-Elections/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_ML--Iran-Elections 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-688c TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians voted Friday in the country's parliamentary runoff elections, a key poll that will decide how much power allies of moderate President Hassan Rouhani will have in the next legislature after the landmark nuclear deal with world powers. Pilgrims trace Jesus' footsteps on Good Friday in Jerusalem Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:57:31 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/ML--Jerusalem-Good.Friday/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_ML--Jerusalem-Good.Friday 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-65e3 JERUSALEM (AP) — Greek-Orthodox and Eastern Orthodox pilgrims are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ by following the path in Jerusalem's Old City where, according to tradition, he walked on the way to the cross. Pop went the weasel and down went the Large Hadron Collider Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:42:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU-SCI--Collider.and.the.Weasel/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU-SCI--Collider.and.the.Weasel 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-64d4 GENEVA (AP) — It's one of the physics world's most complex machines, and it has been immobilized — temporarily — by a weasel. At the Vatican, Biden seeks common cause with pope on cancer Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:55:16 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Biden/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Biden 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-67ba VATICAN CITY (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden found common cause with Pope Francis on Friday at the Vatican for a global commitment to fund cancer research. Eurozone economy regains size of 2008 but remains shaky Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:19:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Europe-Economy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Europe-Economy 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-674c LONDON (AP) — It's been a long and tortuous journey, but the eurozone economy is finally back to the size it was before the global financial crisis. Statement at trial by Auschwitz death camp guard Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:36:32 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Germany-Auschwitz.Trial-Quotes/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Germany-Auschwitz.Trial-Quotes 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6533 DETMOLD, Germany (AP) — Excerpts from a 22-page typed statement by defendant Reinhold Hanning, a guard at the Auschwitz death camp, which was read out at his trial in Detmold state court on Friday: The Latest: MSF says Syria hospital bombing killed 50 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:51:47 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/ML--Syria-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_ML--Syria-The.Latest 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6701 BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in Syria's civil war (all times local): Park workers in Spain discover huge Roman coin trove Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:11:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU-Spain-Roman-Trove-/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU-Spain-Roman-Trove- 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6726 MADRID (AP) — Workers laying pipes in a southern Spanish park have unearthed a 600-kilogram (1,300-pound) trove of Roman coins in what culture officials say is a unique historic discovery. Scandal-plagued Rome is becoming a 'do it yourself' city Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:51:57 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Italy-Do-It-Yourself.Rome/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Italy-Do-It-Yourself.Rome 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-66ba ROME (AP) — Armed with shovels and sacks of cold asphalt, Rome's residents fill potholes. Defying rats, they yank weeds and bag trash along the Tiber's banks and in urban parks. Tired of waiting years for the city to replace diseased trees, neighbors dig into their own pockets to pay for new ones for their block. AP EXPLAINS: A look at the Syrian city of Aleppo Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:03:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/28/ML--AP.Explains-Syria-Aleppo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_ML--AP.Explains-Syria-Aleppo 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6d12 As a two-month-old cease-fire collapses and peace talks stall, the northern city of Aleppo is once again a main battlefield in Syria's devastating civil war. More than 60 people have been killed in less than 24 hours in airstrikes and shelling on contested neighborhoods of the city. Finnish report highlights Russian threat of NATO membership Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:55:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2016/04/29/EU--Finland-Sweden-NATO/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Finland-Sweden-NATO 21143dd1a4317e40:14385bdb:15452fb1060:-6669 HELSINKI (AP) — Finland could expect "harsh" reactions from Russia if it decided to join NATO, but would be better off doing so together with neighboring Sweden, an expert panel told the Finnish government on Friday.