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Zimbabwe challenger says poll is not credible

Posted: 08/01/2013 - The main challenger to Zimbabwe's longtime president, Robert Mugabe, said Thursday the election is "null and void" due to alleged violations in the voting process, but Mugabe has denied vote rigging.

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Israeli Jew is devout gay drag queen

Posted: 08/01/2013 - It has been a long and agonizing metamorphosis for Hadar, 34, from being a conflicted Orthodox Jew to a proud religious gay man — and drag queen.

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New TV channel tells Israel's side of the story

Posted: 07/31/2013 - State-of-the-art TV studios above an ancient Mideast port signal Israel's arrival in a modern media landscape in which countries increasingly seek to broadcast their own perspective to the world.

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Edward Snowden's father thankful to Putin

Posted: 07/31/2013 - The father of National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden said on Russian television that he is grateful to the Kremlin for protecting his son.

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Spain investigators: Train driver was on phone

Posted: 07/30/2013 - The driver of the train that derailed and killed 79 people in Spain was on the phone and traveling at 95 mph (153 kph) when the crash happened last week, according to a preliminary investigation released Tuesday.

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EU's Ashton discusses Egypt crisis with Morsi

Posted: 07/30/2013 - The European Union's top diplomat says she discussed Egypt's political crisis with deposed President Mohammed Morsi and the need for the country to move forward.

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US hosts Israel, Palestinians for peace talks

Updated: 07/30/2013 - Diplomats long have stressed the urgency of resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, yet as a new round of Mideast peace talks begins, Secretary of State John Kerry thinks there are more reasons than ever to move quickly.

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Clergy, faithful digest Francis' Brazil message

Posted: 07/30/2013 - In word and deed during his trip to Brazil, Pope Francis put clergy and faithful alike on notice: Get energized, go out and spread the Gospel, give the Roman Catholic Church a more active role in society.

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Macau aims for another Vegas staple: boxing

Posted: 07/30/2013 - A Chinese fighter's victory at a Macau showdown brings the world's top casino market a step closer to challenging Las Vegas for dominance of another Sin City staple: big-time boxing matches.

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Pope Francis says he won't judge gay priests

Posted: 07/29/2013 - Pope Francis is reaching out to gays, saying he won't judge priests for their sexual orientation, in a remarkably open and wide-ranging news conference as he returns from his first foreign trip.

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Bus crash in southern Italy kills 37 people

Posted: 07/29/2013 - Reports said as many as 49 people — mostly Italians — had been aboard the bus when it ripped through a guardrail, then plunged some 30 meters (100 feet) off a viaduct near a wooded area.

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New Zealand says no evidence it spied on reporter

Posted: 07/29/2013 - New Zealand said Monday there is no evidence that either the U.S. or the New Zealand military spied on a journalist in Afghanistan who was freelancing for American news organization McClatchy.

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Wave of car bombings in Iraq kills at least 47

Posted: 07/29/2013 - A wave of over a dozen car bombings hit central and southern Iraq during morning rush hour on Monday, officials said, killing at least 47 people in the latest coordinated attack by insurgents.

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Police: $53 million in jewels stolen in Cannes

Posted: 07/29/2013 - A staggering 40 million euro ($53 million) worth of diamonds and other jewels was stolen Sunday from the Carlton Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes, in one of Europe's biggest jewelry heists in recent years.

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Spain train derailment's death toll includes American

Posted: 07/25/2013 - A Spanish train that hurtled off the rails and smashed into a security wall as it rounded a bend was going so fast that carriages tumbled off the tracks like dominos, killing 80 people, according to eyewitness accounts and video footage obtained Thursday.

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Pope's car leads to Brazil mob scene

Updated: 07/22/2013 - A Brazilian official says the mob scene witnessed as Pope Francis arrived in Rio de Janeiro took place because his driver made a wrong turn.

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