AP - ap.online.headlines.intl http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.intl News Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:19:37 -0500 Nigerian air force bombs refugee camp, more than 100 dead Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:34:27 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/AF--Nigeria-Bombing.Error/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AF--Nigeria-Bombing.Error c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1a05 MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A Nigerian air force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp on Tuesday, killing more than 100 refugees and aid workers and wounding 200, a government official and doctors said. Putin: Obama administration trying to undermine Trump Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:01:21 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/EU-Russia-US/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU-Russia-US c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:19e0 MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin took a parting shot at the Obama administration Tuesday, accusing it of trying to undermine Donald Trump's legitimacy with fake allegations and "binding the president-elect hand and foot to prevent him from fulfilling his election promises." Obama gives $500 million to climate fund over GOP objections Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:20:58 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/US--United.States-Climate.Fund/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_US--United.States-Climate.Fund c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1b00 WASHINGTON (AP) — With just three days left in office, the Obama administration has doubled an initial $500 million commitment to a fund that helps developing nations fight climate change and adapt to its consequences. Markets cheer, EU wary as UK PM May signals 'clean Brexit' Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:43:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/EU-Britain-Brexit/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU-Britain-Brexit c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:18ee LONDON (AP) — Britain's future outside the European Union became much clearer Tuesday: It's so long to the single market, goodbye to the European Court of Justice and farewell to the freedom of movement for workers. Caroline Kennedy leaves Japan after 3 years as US ambassador Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:08:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/18/AS--Japan-US-Kennedy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AS--Japan-US-Kennedy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1c18 TOKYO (AP) — Caroline Kennedy is stepping down Wednesday after three years as U.S. ambassador to Japan, where she was welcomed like a celebrity and worked to deepen the U.S.-Japan relationship despite regular flare-ups over American military bases on the southern island of Okinawa. 4 dead in new shooting in Mexico's Caribbean resort region Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:05:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/LT--Mexico-Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_LT--Mexico-Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1838 CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Gunmen attacked the state prosecutors' office in this Caribbean resort city Tuesday, and authorities said four people were killed, ratcheting up tensions just a day after a shooting at a music festival in a nearby town left three foreigners and two Mexicans dead. The Latest: US hopes Brexit talks can avoid economic turmoil Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:50:44 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/EU--Britain-Brexit-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Britain-Brexit-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1956 LONDON (AP) — The Latest on British Prime Minister Theresa May's speech on Brexit (all times local): New York Times correspondent denied entry into Turkey Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:08:06 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/US--Turkey-Reporter.Detained/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_US--Turkey-Reporter.Detained c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1b74 NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times reported that one of its correspondents was briefly detained by border officials in Turkey as he arrived Tuesday at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport, then was forced to take a flight back to London with no explanation for why he had been refused entry into the country. White House concedes it won't close Guantanamo after all Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:10:42 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/Washington-Closing.Guantanamo/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_Washington-Closing.Guantanamo c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1b58 WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Tuesday that the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba will still be open when President Barack Obama leaves office, conceding that a core campaign promise will go unfulfilled. Australia defends end of MH370 hunt; investigation continues Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:47:29 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/AS--Malaysia-Missing.Plane/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AS--Malaysia-Missing.Plane c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1872 SYDNEY (AP) — Australia's Transport Minister Darren Chester said on Wednesday that experts will continue analyzing data and scrutinizing debris washing ashore from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a bid to narrow down where it crashed in the southern Indian Ocean. But Chester declined to specify what kind of breakthrough would convince officials to resume the search for the missing airliner that was suspended this week after almost three years. Iran's president welcomes Syria talks planned for next week Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:42:06 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/Syria/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_Syria c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1978 TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that he hopes talks planned for next week can mark the beginning of the end of the civil war in Syria, where Tehran has provided crucial military and financial support to the government. Gambia leader, pressured to go, declares state of emergency Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:47:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/AF-Gambia-Crisis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AF-Gambia-Crisis c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:199a DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, just two days before he is supposed to cede power after losing elections last month. Turkey: Istanbul nightclub attacker confessed after capture Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:09:00 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/EU--Turkey-Nightclub.Attack/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Turkey-Nightclub.Attack c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1858 ISTANBUL (AP) — The accused perpetrator of a New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul has confessed and his fingerprints are a match, Turkish authorities said Tuesday. They identified him as an Uzbek national who trained in Afghanistan and staged the attack for the Islamic State group. As US looks inward, China seeks a lead role on world stage Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:20:02 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/EU--Davos/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Davos c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1835 DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — With the U.S. increasingly looking inward and China eager to take a lead on the global stage, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday cast his country as a champion of free trade and stability, a rebuke to the isolationist urges that helped carry Donald Trump to power. Air France searcher recalls defeat's pain as MH370 hunt ends Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:11:10 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/AS--Malaysia-Missing.Plane-Tortured.Searchers/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AS--Malaysia-Missing.Plane-Tortured.Searchers c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1895 SYDNEY (AP) — Searchers' frustration over Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is difficult to overstate, from the monstrous waves that battered search crews in one of the world's most desolate stretches of ocean to the dearth of information on the plane's flight path that stymied investigators. And now, perhaps most brutal of all, comes the admission of defeat. Flight 370 victims' families angry, resigned as search ends Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:58:22 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/AS--Malaysia-Missing.Plane-Relatives/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_AS--Malaysia-Missing.Plane-Relatives c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:18f5 BEIJING (AP) — K.S. Narendran never boards a flight without feeling terror. And he doesn't expect that to change without answers to what happened to the plane carrying his wife three years ago. Israel's Netanyahu mired in series of corruption allegations Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:41:19 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/ML--Israel-Netanyahu_s.Troubles/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_ML--Israel-Netanyahu_s.Troubles c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1a19 JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu might be upbeat these days: The economy is growing, his opposition is weak and the incoming Trump administration seems friendly, even to the much-maligned Jewish settlements in the West Bank. Instead, the long-serving leader is mired in a series of eye-popping corruption investigations in a country that has already jailed a prime minister and president. Puerto Rico island tackles over-population of horses Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:44:06 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/CB--Puerto.Rico-Too.Many.Horses/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_CB--Puerto.Rico-Too.Many.Horses c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:1a2c VIEQUES, Puerto Rico (AP) — Another long holiday weekend is starting, and tourists are flocking by ferry and small plane to Vieques, a tiny island off the coast of Puerto Rico that's famed for bright turquoise waters, lush mangrove forests and picturesque free-roaming horses. Iraqi troops capture historic Mosul mosque destroyed by IS Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:39:20 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/ML-Iraq/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_ML-Iraq c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:19da MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi forces have captured the site of the Mosque of the Prophet Younis after driving Islamic State group militants from a new neighborhood in eastern Mosul, a spokesman said on Tuesday. The progress comes as the U.N. warned that nearly 150,000 people have been displaced since the Mosul operation started in mid-October. The Latest: Report: Gunman was on wanted list in Uzbekistan Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:30:39 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/world/2017/01/17/EU--Turkey-Nightclub.Attack-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_world_EU--Turkey-Nightclub.Attack-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-45eb403a:15938595a9c:18a4 ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of Istanbul nightclub gunman (all times local):