Sunday May 9th, 2021 1:12PM

AP World News

Judge slain in Sicily by mafiosi put on path to sainthood
A magistrate slain by mobsters in Sicily has been beatified by the Roman Catholic church, the last formal step before possible sainthood
12:37PM ( 34 minutes ago )
Queen's cousin accused of willingness to sell Kremlin access
An investigative report by British media says that Queen Elizabeth II’s cousin, Prince Michael of Kent, was willing to use his royal status for personal profit and to seek favors from Russia’s President Vladimir Putin
11:54AM ( 1 hour ago )
More than 1,200 migrants reach Italian island on boats
More than 1,200 migrants in decrepit, overcrowded fishing boats have reached a tiny Italian island in a 12-hour span
11:49AM ( 1 hour ago )
French demonstrators demand more action on climate change
Thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of Paris and other French cities to call for more ambitious measures in the fight against climate change
11:26AM ( 1 hour ago )
In tense Jerusalem, flag-waving Israeli march to go ahead
Police have given the go-ahead to the annual Jerusalem Day parade, a flag-waving nationalist display of Israeli claims to all of the contested city
9:44AM ( 3 hours ago )
Death toll soars to 50 in school bombing in Afghan capital
Grieving families are burying their dead following a horrific bombing at a girls’ school in the Afghan capital that killed 50 people, many of them pupils between 11 and 15 years old
9:01AM ( 4 hours ago )
The Latest: EU doesn't renew order for AstraZeneca vaccine
The EU Commission did not renew its order for AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine
8:54AM ( 4 hours ago )
Germany commemorates icon of resistance to Nazism
Germany  is commemorating the 100th birthday of Sophie Scholl, a young woman who became an icon for her role in the anti-fascist ‘White Rose’ resistance group
8:13AM ( 4 hours ago )
Slovakia eyes using Russia's Sputnik V; waits for results
Slovakia’s government is set to discuss the possible use of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine with Russia after it was successfully tested in a Hungarian lab
8:07AM ( 5 hours ago )
Johnson calls for UK talks after Scottish Nationalists win
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has invited the leaders of the U.K.’s devolved nations for crisis talks on the union after Scotland’s pro-independence party won its fourth straight parliamentary election
7:33AM ( 5 hours ago )