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American doctor in Sudan awarded Aurora humanitarian prizeAn American doctor who has spent years working in a fighting-ravaged region of Sudan has been awarded the $1.1-million Aurora Prize for exceptional humanitarianism
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Directors Yorgos Lanthimos with his joint Best screenplay award for the film A Killing of a Sacred Deer poses for photographers during a photo call following the awards ceremony at the 70th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
Cannes Palme d'Or goes to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square"The Cannes Film Festival has awarded its coveted Palme d'Or award to Ruben Ostlund's "The Square," while Sofia Coppola became only the second woman to win the festival's best director award
The Associated Press4 hours ago
In this still image taken from video provided by the Egyptian military, an Egyptian fighter jet takes off from an undisclosed location in Egypt to strike militant hideouts in the Libyan city of Darna, Friday, May 26, 2017. The Libya connection in the Manchester concert bombing and Friday’s attack on Christians in Egypt has shone a light on the threat posed by militant Islamic groups that have taken advantage of lawlessness in the troubled North African nation to put down roots, recruit fighters and export jihadists to cause death and carnage elsewhere. (Egyptian military via AP)
Survivors of Egypt Christian bus attack recount their horrorVideo interviews with survivors of a deadly attack by Islamic militants on a bus taking Egyptian Christians to a remote desert monastery are painting a picture of untold horror, with children hiding under their seats to escape gunfire.
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Jury member Fan Bingbing poses for photographers upon arrival at the award ceremony at the 70th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 28, 2017. (Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)
The Latest: Sofia Coppola takes directing prize at CannesSofia Coppola has won the Cannes Film Festival best director prize for "The Beguiled," her remake of Don Siegel's 1971 Civil War drama
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, May 25, 2017, file photo, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly listens on Capitol Hill in Washington, while testifying before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on FY'18 budget. Kelly said he's considering banning laptops from the passenger cabins of all international flights to and from the United States. That would dramatically expand a ban announced in March that affects about 50 flights per day from 10 cities, mostly in the Middle East. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
US official mulling greatly expanded airplane laptop banHomeland Security secretary says he's considering banning laptops from the passenger cabins of all international flights into and out of the United States.
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Israeli govt meeting near Jerusalem site angers PalestiniansA senior Palestinian official has sharply condemned Israel for holding a government meeting at a sensitive Jerusalem site
The Associated Press6 hours ago
FILE -- In this photo taken Monday, May 1, 2017 South African President Jacob Zuma attends a May Day rally in Bloemfontein, South Africa, where he was jeered by labor unionists and his speech was cancelled. Ruling party critics of Zuma pushed for his resignation on Sunday, May 28, 2017, amid concern about alleged corruption at the highest levels of the government, but the president still retained significant support within the divided party. (AP Photo/Khothatso Mokone, File)
South African ruling party debates fate of presidentSouth Africa's ruling party is debating whether President Jacob Zuma should resign amid increasing concern about alleged corruption at the highest levels the government
The Associated Press7 hours ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel holds a beer mug she received as a present during an election campaign of her Christian Democratic Union, CDU, and the Christian Social Union, CSU, in Munich, southern Germany, Sunday, May 28, 2017. A poll of German voters shows Chancellor Merkel's conservative bloc's lead widening as the main challenger Social Democrats continue to lose support. (Sven Hoppe/dpa via AP)
Merkel: Europe must stay united in face of ally uncertaintyGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging European Union nations to stick together in the face of new uncertainty over the United States and other challenges
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn delivers a speech during a General Election campaign event  in central London Friday May 26, 2017.  Britain with hold a general election on June 8. ( Jonathan Brady/PA via AP)
Manchester attack transforms Britain's election campaignUntil a week ago, two things were widely agreed about Britain's upcoming general election: it was producing the dullest campaign in recent memory and the result was a foregone conclusion
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Airstrikes kill 17 in Syria near de-facto IS capital, RaqqaSyrian opposition activist groups say airstrikes have killed at least 17 people just south of the northern city of Raqqa the de facto capital of the Islamic State group
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Norway demands return of funds from Palestinian AuthorityNorway is demanding that the Palestinian Authority reimburse it for funds donated to a women's center on the West Bank because the center was named after a female militant who participated in an attack in Israel that killed 37 civilians
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Poland's pro-democracy movement ousts leader, elects new onePoland's popular pro-democracy movement has elected a new leader amid signs of waning and controversies surrounding the finances of its previous chairman
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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