- Most Jordanian journalists censor themselves, watchdog says Updated: May-18-15 11:28 am
AMMAN, Jordan - An advocacy group says most Jordanian journalists are "too scared" to criticize the king, the security forces and tribal leaders.
- Celebrations in Jordan over resignation of interior minister Updated: May-18-15 4:50 am
AMMAN, Jordan - The mayor of the tense Jordanian tribal city of Maan says hundreds of residents took to the street to celebrate the resignation of the country's interior minister over what they consider heavy-handed tactics by the security forces.
- Jordan's interior minister resigns, state media report Updated: May-17-15 5:01 pm
AMMAN, Jordan - Jordan's interior minister resigned over an alleged failure of security agencies to coordinate, state media reported Sunday, but did not elaborate.
- Jordan unemployment soars in areas with high refugee influx Updated: May-17-15 4:13 am
AMMAN, Jordan - The International Labor Organization says unemployment in areas of Jordan with high concentrations of Syrian refugees rose from 14.5 percent to 22.1 percent between 2011 and 2014.
- German FM says EU member states need to share refugee burden Updated: May-16-15 2:40 pm
AMMAN, Jordan - Germany's foreign minister says the European Union needs to find a way to share the burden of taking in Syrian war refugees.
- US to give Jordan $25 million worth of wheat for resale Updated: May-10-15 10:05 am
AMMAN, Jordan - The United States is giving Jordan about $25 million worth of wheat for resale, with the money to be used for improving agricultural productivity.
- Jordan hosts 18-country military drill amid wars, tensions Updated: May-05-15 6:38 am
AMMAN, Jordan - Jordan has kicked off a two-week military exercise with some 10,000 participants from 18 countries, many members of a U.S.-led military coalition against the Islamic State group, which controls much of neighboring Iraq and Syria.