ZURICH (AP) — A day after announcing his decision to resign, Sepp Blatter was back at work at FIFA headquarters on Wednesday as the worst co... Full Story
Sepp Blatter back at work at FIFA headquarters amid crisis
ZURICH (AP) — A day after announcing his decision to resign, Sepp Blatter was back at work at FIFA headquarters on Wednesday as the worst corruption crisis in the governing body's 111-year history continued to unfold.
Ukraine battle tests cease-fire to breaking point
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A major battle erupted Wednesday on the western edge of the main separatist rebel stronghold in eastern Ukraine, leaving more than a dozen dead and threatening to tip the country back into full-blown war.
Amnesty slams Nigeria army for abuses in Boko Haram battle
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian military abuses have caused the deaths of some 8,000 civilians in the fight against Boko Haram extremists, Amnesty International said in a report released Wednesday.
AP Interview: Top Yemen Shiite rebel welcomes UN peace talks
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The second-in-command of Yemen's Shiite rebels on Wednesday assailed the Saudi-led airstrikes pounding his group's positions and allied forces, insisting they are ready to travel to Geneva for U.N.-mediated peace talks on ending the country's civil war.
What next for the 7 men detained in the FIFA raids in Zurich
ZURICH (AP) — One week after an American investigation of soccer corruption erupted at FIFA, seven men remain detained in Zurich prison cells.
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Mexico polls: ruling party ahead despite dissatisfaction
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party appears poised to retain its leading position in Congress, but may lose some governor seats in Sunday's elections.
Washington Post reporter detained in Iran has hearing Monday
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Detained Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian will face the second day of his closed-door espionage trial on Monday, Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency reported Wednesday.
Yemen ambassador: UN-led Geneva talks to start June 14
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Yemen's ambassador to the United Nations said Wednesday that U.N.-led talks aimed at ending the conflict in the Middle East's poorest nation will begin June 14 in Geneva.
China escalates effort to recover missing from capsized ship
JIANLI, China (AP) — Chinese authorities deployed scores more divers and a large crane as they escalated efforts Wednesday to recover more than 410 people believed to be trapped inside an overturned river cruise ship.
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