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British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. European Union leaders are gathering for a two day summit to discuss migration, digital economy and Brexit. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
May calls for urgency in Brexit talks as she joins EU summitBritish Prime Minister Theresa May arrives at a European Union summit with a call for urgency and a pledge to treat EU residents well once Britain leaves the bloc _ the latest attempt to reinvigorate the divorce negotiations
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
Dresses are pictured at the Yves Saint Laurent museum, in Paris, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. Less than three weeks since the inauguration of a Paris-based museum dedicated to him, The Yves Saint Laurent museum has opened its doors to the public in Marrakech, the Moroccan city beloved by the fashion designer. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
New Yves Saint Laurent museum opens in MarrakechThe Yves Saint Laurent museum has opened its doors to the public in Marrakech, the Moroccan city beloved by the fashion designer, less than three weeks since the inauguration of a Paris-based museum also dedicated to him
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
This frame grab from a video released Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 provided by Ronahi TV, a Kurdish TV channel media outlet that is consistent with independent AP reporting, shows members of a Kurdish female militia, the Women's Protection Units, marching as they celebrate victory against the Islamic State group, in Raqqa, Syria. The militia that took part in freeing the northern Syrian city of Raqqa from the Islamic State group said it will continue the fight to liberate women living under the extremist group's brutal rule. (Ronahi TV, via AP)
Kurdish female militia vows to keep fighting Islamic StateA Kurdish female militia that took part in freeing the northern Syrian city of Raqqa from the Islamic State group says it will continue the fight to liberate women living under the extremist group's brutal rule
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
Buzz off? German study finds dramatic insect declineScientists say an "alarming" drop seen in the number of flying insects in Germany could have serious consequences for ecosystems and food chains
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Lawmakers hold up posters reading: "Free Jordi Sanchez and Jordi Cuixart," leaders of the Catalan grassroots organizations Catalan National Assembly and Omnium Cultural, during a parliamentary session at the Spanish parliament in Madrid, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. About 50 Spanish and Catalan party lawmakers held up posters in the parliament demanding the release of two pro-Catalonia independence movement leaders, describing them as political prisoners. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
The Latest: Parties respond to government push in CataloniaSpain's political parties are responding to the government's push to take over some or all of Catalonia's autonomous powers in response to a threat by the region's leader to declare independence.
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
Pro-EU supporters hold European Union flags with a Union flag across the street from the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
The Latest: May takes message of urgency into the EU summitBritain's opposition Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn, is meeting senior European Union figures in Brussels to urge progress in Brexit talks _ and scold Prime Minister Theresa May's government for the lack of movement
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
UK probes alleged money laundering link to South AfricaUK authorities are investigating allegations that British banks inadvertently acted as conduits for money laundering linked to corruption in South Africa
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
This file photo from Sept.24 2017 shows women's rights activist Klementyna Suchanow being removed from a protest by police in Warsaw. Suchanow is one case cited by Amnesty International in a new report alleging that Poland's authorities have used surveillance, prosecutions and harassment, and even excessive force in rare cases, against peaceful anti-government protesters since 2016. (AP Photo/Iwona Wyszogrodzka)
Rights group chides Poland for 'harassment' of protestersAmnesty International has issued a report alleging that Poland's authorities have used surveillance, prosecutions and harassment _ and excessive force in rare cases _ against peaceful anti-government protesters since 2016
The Associated Press1 hour ago
California education firm Chegg buys Berlin math app startupTwo Berlin math wizards have solved a problem that confounds many a startup company in the German capital: how to build a popular product and sell it for profit within just a few years
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The Latest: Germany criticizes Israeli settlement plansGermany is criticizing Israel's plans to build some 3,000 new housing units in West Bank settlements, saying they undermine the possibility of a two-state solution to the long conflict with the Palestinians
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Convicted war criminal to teach at Serbia's military academySerbia's defense minister says a former general convicted for war crimes and other Serb commanders who took part in a bloody crackdown against Kosovo's Albanians in the 1990s will be invited to teach at the Balkan country's military academy
The Associated Press1 hour ago
People hold candles and signs during a vigil outside of EU headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 for journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. Daphne Caruana Galizia, a Maltese investigative journalist who exposed the island nation's links to offshore tax havens through the leaked Panama Papers, was killed Monday when a bomb exploded in her car. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
Sons of slain journalist call for Malta leader's resignationThe sons of slain investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia are calling for the prime minister's resignation, saying in a Facebook post that he should show political responsibility for "failing to uphold our fundamental freedoms.''
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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