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Friday October 20th, 2017 10:19AM
EU leaders struggle to break through Brexit talks impasse
Leaders of Britain and the 27 other European Union members agreed Friday that much remains to be done in Brexit talks amid deep divisions about the terms of their breakup, particularly on how much London should pay in the divorce
9:40AM ( 12 minutes ago )
The Latest: German business supports EU stance on Brexit
Germany's main business group is supporting European Union leaders' refusal to move ahead immediately with talks on the future relationship with Britain
9:22AM ( 30 minutes ago )
Russia hands over fighter jets to Serbia
Russia has formally handed over six MiG-29 fighter jets to Serbia, part of an arms delivery that could worsen tensions in the war-weary Balkans
9:17AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Searchers in Mexico find, but release, vaquita porpoise calf
Researchers trying to catch and enclose the last survivors of the vaquita porpoise species captured a calf but released it because it was too young; they still see hope in the calf's capture
9:17AM ( 35 minutes ago )
Hurricanes, earthquakes estimated to cost insurers $95B
Swiss Re, one of the world's biggest reinsurers, estimates that Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, two recent earthquakes in Mexico will cost the industry about $95 billion
9:16AM ( 36 minutes ago )
Spain's leader prepares to unveil specific Catalan measures
Spain's prime minister says that his government is preparing to unveil specific measures agreed with opposition parties to halt Catalonia's independence bid
9:09AM ( 43 minutes ago )
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrations
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrations in recent days as new vote approaches
9:08AM ( 45 minutes ago )
Butter shortage in France amid global demand for pastries
French pastries, and butter, have become so popular abroad that the increased demand led to a mini shortage of the dairy product in French supermarkets
8:52AM ( 1 hour ago )
Power to the people: 2 Italy regions to hold autonomy votes
It is greater autonomy __ not independence __ that two of Italy's wealthiest regions are seeking in a pair of non-binding referendums next weekend, yet Catalonia's secessionist ambitions loom over the debate
8:49AM ( 1 hour ago )
AP World News Archive
International
US homebuilder sentiment rises in October
U.S. homebuilders are feeling better about their sales prospects than they have in months, despite a recent slowdown in sales of new homes and the likelihood of higher labor and materials costs following hurricanes Harvey and Irma
10:48AM ( 2 days ago )
Supreme Court backs push to remove Ten Commandments monument
The U.S. Supreme Court sided with a lower court that ordered a New Mexico city to remove a Ten Commandments monument from the lawn outside City Hall
2:23PM ( 3 days ago )