Explosion at Madrid building leaves 2 dead, 18 injured

Explosion at Madrid building leaves 2 dead, 18 injured

Placeholder while article actions load MADRID — An explosion ripped through a four-story residential building in central Madrid on Friday, killing two people and injuring at least 18 others, authorities… Read more
Colombia extradites feared head of Gulf Clan to US

Colombia extradites feared head of Gulf Clan to US

Placeholder while article actions load BOGOTA, Colombia — Colombia extradited the alleged head of the feared Gulf Clan, who had been the country’s most wanted drug lord before his capture,… Read more
No fireworks for Israel Independence Day over PTSD concerns

No fireworks for Israel Independence Day over PTSD concerns

Placeholder while article actions load TEL AVIV, Israel — Israel’s raucous Independence Day celebrations will be a little quieter this year. Although fireworks are typically a mainstay at parties across… Read more
UN chief to make West Africa trip to Senegal, Niger, Nigeria

UN chief to make West Africa trip to Senegal, Niger, Nigeria

Placeholder while article actions load UNITED NATIONS — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is heading to West Africa on Saturday to join Muslims marking the end of the holy month of… Read more
Traffic jam causes Philippine bridge to collapse, killing 4

Traffic jam causes Philippine bridge to collapse, killing 4

Placeholder while article actions load MANILA, Philippines — An old, earthquake-damaged bridge collapsed under heavy traffic in a central Philippine town, sending about a dozen vehicles plummeting into the river… Read more
Mexico fires 2 officials in probe of young woman’s death

Mexico fires 2 officials in probe of young woman’s death

Placeholder while article actions load MEXICO CITY — Two prosecution officials were fired Wednesday over “omissions and errors” in the search for a missing woman found dead last week in… Read more
Israel strikes southern Lebanon in response to rocket fire

Israel strikes southern Lebanon in response to rocket fire

Placeholder while article actions load JERUSALEM — Israeli tanks fired into southern Lebanon early Monday in response to a rocket fired from the country, the Israeli military said. The incident… Read more
Boat carrying 60 migrants capsizes off the Lebanese coast

Boat carrying 60 migrants capsizes off the Lebanese coast

Placeholder while article actions load BEIRUT — A boat carrying about 60 migrants capsized Saturday night off the Lebanese coast, and 45 people were rescued, while a young girl was… Read more
Report: Iran, Saudis resume talks in Iraq after months

Report: Iran, Saudis resume talks in Iraq after months

Placeholder while article actions load TEHRAN, Iran — Iran resumed talks with regional rival Saudi Arabia months after secret Baghdad-brokered talks were suspended, state-linked media reported Saturday. The Iranian news… Read more
Mexican police find body of missing young woman in cistern

Mexican police find body of missing young woman in cistern

Placeholder while article actions load MEXICO CITY — The haunting story of a young woman left on the side of a highway late at night in northern Mexico ended in… Read more