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  • The Latest: Bank guard shot dead in Egypt

    CAIRO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of a coordinated militant assault on Egyptian security forces in the restive northern Sinai that killed dozens of troops and set off the bloodiest fighting in the…

  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHAT GREECE IS BRACING FOR More chaos on the streets outside its mostly shuttered banks as the…

  • Southeast Asia to set up fund to help boat people

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Southeast Asian countries will establish a humanitarian fund to help boatloads of Rohingya Muslim and Bangladeshi immigrants who have recently landed in Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar and Thailand, a Malaysian minister…

  • The Latest: Wimbledon gets its first taste of rain

    LONDON (AP) — The latest from Wimbledon (all times local): ___ 11:00 a.m. Wimbledon is getting its first drops of rain for this year’s tournament. After the hottest day in the Grand Slam tournament’s history…

  • Train derailment, fire prompts evacuation in Tennessee

    MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say at least one train car carrying a flammable and toxic gas has derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting an evacuation within a 1-mile radius. WATE-TV reports the…

  • Ferry capsizes in Philippines; 36 dead, 26 missing

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A ferry carrying 189 passengers and crew capsized Thursday minutes as it left a central Philippine port in choppy waters, leaving at least 36 dead and 26 others missing, coast guard…

  • The Latest: Spain open to Greek talks no matter vote result

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece’s financial woes (all times local): ___ 12:55 p.m. Spain’s economy minister says the doors for negotiations will remain open for Greece regardless of the outcome of…

  • Kerry consults US partners before further talks with Iran

    VIENNA (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is holding a series of meetings with U.S. partners in the nuclear talks before an evening negotiating round with the Iranians. Kerry was meeting British Foreign Secretary…

  • Arizona copper mine stirs debate pitting profits vs religion

    SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — Outside of an aging mining town in the mountains east of Phoenix, a copper company has burrowed a shaft 1.3 miles into the high desert landscape in what is believed to…

  • US files formal extradition request for 7 FIFA officials

    GENEVA (AP) — The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested in Zurich as part of a corruption probe that has rocked soccer’s world governing body. Switzerland’s…

  • The Latest on Philippines: Captain in custody; 26 missing

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The latest on the ferry sinking in the Philippines (all times local): ___ 5:30 p.m. Coast guard spokesman Armand Balilo says the captain and some of the crew of the overturned…

  • 2 former Khmer Rouge leaders appeal convictions

    PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The two surviving senior leaders of Cambodia’s former Khmer Rouge regime launched appeals Thursday of their convictions by a U.N.-backed tribunal that sentenced them to life in prison for their…

  • European court to rule on 2004 Russian school hostage-taking

    PARIS (AP) — The European Court of Human Rights has agreed to rule in a case brought by nearly 400 survivors and family members of victims of a school hostage-taking in southern Russia in 2004…

  • Afghan court cancels death sentences in mob killing of woman

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan court has overturned the death sentences for four men convicted of taking part in the shocking mob killing of a woman outside a Kabul shrine, a judge said Thursday.…

  • Sheriff: 2 dead in helicopter crash in northwest Oregon

    NEWBERG, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say two people aboard a helicopter are dead following a crash in northwest Oregon. The Yamhill County Sheriff’s office says deputies responded to the crash shortly after 10 p.m. PDT…