Militants kill 11 Algerian soldiers in ambush

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Islamic militants killed at least 11 Algerian soldiers in an ambush on a patrol in mountains east of the capital Algiers, a security source said on Sunday, in one of the deadliest

Pope's Easter Prayer: Peace in Ukraine, Syria

Pope Francis prayed for peace in Ukraine and Syria as he celebrated Easter Mass on Sunday at the steps of St.

New Air Strikes Kill 25 Suspected al-Qaida Militants in Yemen

Air strikes in southern Yemen killed about 25 suspected al-Qaida members on Sunday, local tribal sources said, in the second operation of its kind within two days.
 
On Saturday an air strike killed s

Influential Cleric Attempts to Soothe Gulf Rift

An influential Qatar-based Islamist whose fiery sermons strained ties between Doha and its neighbors sent a conciliatory message to countries he has criticized in an apparent attempt to help end a rif

14 Algerian Soldiers Killed in Ambush

Fourteen Algerian soldiers are dead after an attack late Saturday by suspected Islamist militants.

Algeria's state news agency says the soldiers were ambushed in the mountainous Tizi-Ouzou region whi

Miscommunication added to chaos as ferry sank

Divers on Sunday found a way into the sunken ferry, recovering more than a dozen bodies.

Climate changes visible by ZIP code with new online tools

Americans can track how the environment around them is changing, including rising sea levels and deforestation.

AP Top News at 7:45 a.m. EDT

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — The confirmed death toll from South Korea's ferry disaster rose past 50 on Sunday as divers finally found a way inside the sunken vessel, quickly discovering more than a doze

AP Top News at 7:40 a.m. EDT

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — The confirmed death toll from South Korea's ferry disaster rose past 50 on Sunday as divers finally found a way inside the sunken vessel, quickly discovering more than a doze

Survivors recall chaos, fear in Everest avalanche

Sherpa guides heard sickening boom of ice breaking above, and then roar as it came down around them.

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