MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Officials say flash floods and landslides triggered by Tropical Storm Jangmi left at least 29 people dead and 10 missing in the Philippines, including in areas still recovering from last year's Typhoon Haiyan.
GUECKEDOU, Guinea (AP) — West Africa's fight to contain Ebola has hampered the campaign against malaria, a preventable and treatable disease that is claiming many thousands more lives than the dreaded virus.
UPDATE: 12/31/2014 7:43am Although rescuers have seen more bodies, they have successfully taken only seven from the water. This figure was corrected after earlier reports claimed that more had been taken from the sea.
Two Iraqi officials and state television say an airstrike in western Iraq wounded the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Pentagon officials said they had no information on such a strike or al-Baghdadi being wounded.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Records obtained by The Associated Press show a Jordanian-born Palestinian convicted of a 1982 airline bombing sought to be deported to the West Bank upon completing his prison sentence last year.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A gunman with a scarf over his face killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that rocked the building with the boom of gunfire and forced lawmakers to barricade themselves in meeting rooms. The gunman w…
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is boxed in by its promise to limit U.S. military engagement against Islamic State extremists, making it tough to agree to Turkey's condition for joining the fight in neighboring Syria.