Latest World Wires

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been released from a hospital after undergoing his first round of chemotherapy.
 
Australian counterterror officer shoots man dead
(AP, September 23, 2014; 6:50 PM)
 
Obama urges world to follow US lead on climate
(AP, September 23, 2014; 5:52 PM)
 
Life term for China scholar chills ethnic dialogue
(AP, September 23, 2014; 5:24 PM)
 
Wife of hostage held in Syria receives life plea
(AP, September 23, 2014; 5:19 PM)
 
US warns that Ebola could infect 1.4 million
(AP, September 23, 2014; 5:16 PM)
 
Jewish resolutions for the Jewish New Year
(AP, September 23, 2014; 5:11 PM)
 
Arab states single out Israel at IAEA
(AP, September 23, 2014; 5:03 PM)
 
Mexico: 2 burned bodies found in congressman’s SUV
(AP, September 23, 2014; 5:00 PM)
 
German-US reporter held in Somalia is freed
(AP, September 23, 2014; 4:56 PM)
 
Syrian refugees in Turkey reach 150,000
(AP, September 23, 2014; 4:30 PM)
 
EU increases Syria refugee aid by $280 million
(AP, September 23, 2014; 4:20 PM)
 
Airstrikes alone may not defeat Sunni militants
(AP, September 23, 2014; 4:14 PM)
 
US: Syria failed to confront Islamic State havens
(AP, September 23, 2014; 4:08 PM)
 
New jihad appeal makes policing even harder
(AP, September 23, 2014; 4:04 PM)
 
Yemeni Shiite rebel leader vows to fight al-Qaida
(AP, September 23, 2014; 3:56 PM)
 
Mexico sees sign of hope for Monarch butterflies
(AP, September 23, 2014; 3:46 PM)
 
Assad backs all efforts to fight terrorism
(AP, September 23, 2014; 3:45 PM)
 
Vatican puts ex-Dominican envoy under house arrest
(AP, September 23, 2014; 3:35 PM)
 
Pope Francis tries again on traditionalist reconciliation after Benedict XVI failed
(AP, September 23, 2014; 3:21 PM)
 
Algerian troops search for kidnapped Frenchman
(AP, September 23, 2014; 3:14 PM)
 
Mexico rights agency probes death of 22 in clash
(AP, September 23, 2014; 3:07 PM)
 
Islamic militants parade captured Iraqi soldiers
(AP, September 23, 2014; 3:01 PM)
 
US: Over 50 countries agree to fight extremists
(AP, September 23, 2014; 2:48 PM)
 
Ukraine: Cease-fire being upheld on both sides
(AP, September 23, 2014; 2:29 PM)
 
Deutsche Bank co-CEO, 4 others face charges
(AP, September 23, 2014; 2:24 PM)
 
Sierra Leone: 130 Ebola cases found in lockdown
(AP, September 23, 2014; 2:21 PM)
 
Cameron: Queen ‘purred’ after Scottish vote
(AP, September 23, 2014; 2:14 PM)
 
UN: More than 3,500 killed in Ukraine conflict
(AP, September 23, 2014; 2:05 PM)
 
Stop whining, and grow up (COMMENTARY)
(AP, September 23, 2014; 1:52 PM)
 
AP NewsAlert
(AP, September 23, 2014; 1:24 PM)
 
Ebola threat to EU is ‘low’ but readiness needed
(AP, September 23, 2014; 1:17 PM)
 
UN chief welcomes airstrikes in Syria
(AP, September 23, 2014; 12:54 PM)
 
UK Labour leader lays out vision for the future
(AP, September 23, 2014; 12:52 PM)
 
Indian spacecraft on course to enter Mars orbit
(AP, September 23, 2014; 12:23 PM)
 
Azerbaijan nabs 26 alleged militants
(AP, September 23, 2014; 12:13 PM)
 
Spain scraps abortion plan, justice chief quits
(AP, September 23, 2014; 12:12 PM)
 
Chad considering anti-gay legislation, says group
(AP, September 23, 2014; 12:03 PM)
 
South Africa makes nuclear deal with Russia
(AP, September 23, 2014; 11:51 AM)
 
Air France pilots protest as premier spurns strike
(AP, September 23, 2014; 11:43 AM)
 
UN members endorse Indigenous Peoples rights
(AP, September 23, 2014; 11:33 AM)
 
Hamas suspects in slaying of Israeli teens killed
(AP, September 23, 2014; 11:21 AM)
 
Russia proposes curbs for foreign media ownership
(AP, September 23, 2014; 11:11 AM)
 
Vatican eyes ‘gradual’ talks with breakaway group
(AP, September 23, 2014; 11:01 AM)
 
Afghanistan’s Karzai takes one last swipe at US
(AP, September 23, 2014; 10:58 AM)
 
Jeep veers off mountain road in Nepal; 11 dead
(AP, September 23, 2014; 10:09 AM)
 
Albania destroys marijuana worth $8.2 billion
(AP, September 23, 2014; 10:01 AM)
 
PKK leader: Kurds should mobilize against IS
(AP, September 23, 2014; 10:00 AM)
 
NATO’s outgoing chief: ‘We cut fat, built muscle”
(AP, September 23, 2014; 9:59 AM)
 
Together at Asian Games, Koreas still far apart
(AP, September 23, 2014; 9:56 AM)