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  • Italy marks 70th anniversary of anti-Nazi uprising

    Italy marks 70th anniversary of anti-Nazi uprising

    Associated Press - 4 minutes 53 seconds ago
    Italy marks 70th anniversary of anti-Nazi uprising

    ROME (AP) — Italy on Saturday celebrated the 70th anniversary of a partisan uprising against the Nazis and their Fascist allies at the end of World War II. …

  • Japan's war history will shadow PM's US visit next week

    Japan's war history will shadow PM's US visit next week

    Associated Press - 5 minutes ago
    Japan's war history will shadow PM's US visit next week

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Seventy years after the end of World War II, Japan wants to look to the future but can't shake off its past. When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the U.S. next week, he will be promoting a regional free trade pact and stronger defense ties with America as his government loosens the shackles of Japan's pacifist constitution. …

  • Eurozone hopes Greek criticism will bear fruit

    Eurozone hopes Greek criticism will bear fruit

    Associated Press - 13 minutes ago
    Eurozone hopes Greek criticism will bear fruit

    RIGA, Latvia (AP) — Greece's European creditors expressed the hope Saturday that the criticism the country's finance minister faced over his failure to present an economic reform plan on time will prompt a positive response soon. …

  • Magnitude-7.9 quake hits Nepal, causing big damage, injuries

    Magnitude-7.9 quake hits Nepal, causing big damage, injuries

    Associated Press - 15 minutes ago
    Magnitude-7.9 quake hits Nepal, causing big damage, injuries

    KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A powerful, 7.9-magnitude earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, collapsing houses, leveling centuries-old temples and cutting open roads in the worst tremor in the Himalayan nation in over 80 years. …

  • Gunmen kill activist in Pakistan after Baluchistan event

    Gunmen kill activist in Pakistan after Baluchistan event

    Associated Press - 17 minutes ago
    Gunmen kill activist in Pakistan after Baluchistan event

    KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen on a motorcycle killed a prominent women's rights activist in Pakistan just hours after she held a forum on the country's restive Baluchistan region, home to a long-running insurgency, police said Saturday. …