- Chile's Bachelet sworn in again as president Updated: Mar-11-14 7:04 pm
- UN: 5.5 million Syrian children affected by war Updated: Mar-11-14 5:53 pm
- Teen hit by Turkish police dies after 9-month coma Updated: Mar-11-14 4:31 pm
- Workers seek higher minimum wage Updated: Mar-11-14 4:05 pm
- Official: Biden mentions mediation for Venezuela Updated: Mar-11-14 3:55 pm
- Pussy Riot supports Wisconsin protesters Updated: Mar-11-14 3:34 pm
- Soldiers clear barricades in western Venezuela Updated: Mar-11-14 2:43 pm
- 12 ticketed in 2nd week of SC Statehouse protests Updated: Mar-11-14 1:45 pm
- AP PHOTOS: Inventive masks in Venezuela protests Updated: Mar-11-14 10:11 am
- Israeli parliament passes charged parties bill Updated: Mar-11-14 9:22 am
- Venezuela unrest plays out daily in upscale area Updated: Mar-11-14 8:49 am
- Philippines protests China stopping troop resupply Updated: Mar-11-14 5:37 am
- Activists arrested in Philly over XL oil pipeline Updated: Mar-10-14 8:26 pm
- Migrants seek to enter US in San Diego protest Updated: Mar-10-14 7:36 pm
- Sharpton leads march over 'stand your ground' law Updated: Mar-10-14 6:31 pm
- Lawyer: Egypt activists beaten in courthouse Updated: Mar-10-14 3:56 pm
- Afghan Taliban warn voters to stay away from polls Updated: Mar-10-14 2:21 pm
- Leader-in-exile: Youths lead Tibet freedom fight Updated: Mar-10-14 8:22 am
- Nepal steps up security to stop Tibetan protests Updated: Mar-10-14 7:38 am
- Immigration detainees continue hunger strike Updated: Mar-10-14 3:16 am
- Biden says Venezuela 'concocting' bogus stories Updated: Mar-09-14 9:56 pm
- Orthodox NYC Jews protest proposed Israeli draft Updated: Mar-09-14 8:19 pm
- UMass latest to deal with rowdy St. Pat's parties Updated: Mar-09-14 6:20 pm
- Correction: Egypt-El-Sissi's Run story Updated: Mar-09-14 9:20 am
- Louisiana-Monroe holds off rally, beats UALR 66-65 Updated: Mar-08-14 10:30 pm
VALPARAISO, Chile - Michelle Bachelet may be older and wiser than she was eight years ago when she first assumed Chile's presidency, but chances are that leading her restive nation won't be any easier this time around.
BEIRUT - The number of Syrian children affected by the civil war in their homeland has doubled in the past year to at least 5.5 million - more than half the country's children - with devastating effects on the health, education and psychological well-being of an entire generation, the United Nations children's agency said Tuesday.
ISTANBUL - Turkish police clashed with thousands of protesters Tuesday following the death of a Turkish teenager, who had been in a coma since being hit by a police tear-gas canister during anti-government protests last year.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A coalition of close to 200 workers rallied on the steps of the state Capitol on Tuesday to speak out on issues ranging from increasing Tennessee's minimum wage to supporting public schools.
VALPARAISO, Chile - US Vice President Joe Biden has been discussing the "difficult situation" in Venezuela with other Latin American leaders attending Chile's presidential inauguration on Tuesday, and mentioned the possibility of mediation by third parties, according to a senior U.S. administration official.
MADISON, Wisconsin - Members of the Russian punk band Pussy Riot are calling on Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen to dismiss cases against protesters arrested for singing in the Capitol building.
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's government has deployed hundreds soldiers in the western city of San Cristobal after student leader was shot and killed and two other youths wounded by gunfire.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Twelve people were written tickets as protesters angry at South Carolina's decision to reject federal money to expand Medicaid blocked an entrance to the Statehouse garage for a second week.
CARACAS, Venezuela - Fashion is not foreign to the young demonstrators who skirmish nearly nightly with security forces at the barricades in the Venezuelan capital's upper-class Chacao district.
JERUSALEM - Israel's parliament passed a contentious bill Tuesday that will raise the threshold needed for parties to enter parliament, a move boycotted by the opposition who derided it as undemocratic and aimed at sidelining representatives of Israel's Arab minority.
CARACAS, Venezuela - A squad of motorcycle-mounted police wheels into an intersection newly seized from student protesters in a barrage of tear gas in eastern Caracas' wealthy Chacao district, an important center of resistance to Venezuela's socialist-led government.
MANILA, Philippines - The Chinese coast guard prevented delivery of supplies to Filipino soldiers guarding a disputed shoal in the South China Sea and an envoy rejected a Philippine protest over the interference, officials said Tuesday.
PHILADELPHIA - Dozens of environmentalists blocked entrances to a federal office building Monday in Philadelphia to protest the Keystone XL oil pipeline and police arrested at least 24 people, organizers said.
SAN DIEGO - Dozens of young migrants trying to cross from Mexico presented themselves to U.S. border inspectors without legal documents Monday, expressing frustration with the pace of efforts to overhaul U.S. immigration laws and protesting a growing number of deportations under President Barack Obama's watch.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The Rev. Al Sharpton led hundreds of people on a march Monday to the state Capitol, where they rallied against Florida's "stand your ground" law.
CAIRO - Three of Egypt's most prominent youth activists were beaten in the courthouse by their guards before a hearing Monday in the appeal of their prison sentence, their lawyer said.
KABUL, Afghanistan - The Taliban threatened voters Monday and warned they will "use all force" possible to disrupt Afghan presidential elections next month, posing a crucial test for the country's security forces seeking to show they can bring stability as the West prepares to end its combat mission by the end of the year.
DHARMSALA, India - Young Tibetans are leading the fight to free their homeland from Chinese rule, the leader of the community's government-in-exile said on Monday's 55th anniversary of an uprising that led to a bloody crackdown and drove the Dalai Lama to flee into India.
KATMANDU, Nepal - Police broke up a small Tibetan protest in Nepal's capital and detained the protesters on Monday's anniversary of a failed 1959 uprising against Chinese rule in Tibet.
TACOMA,Wash. - A hunger strike at the Northwest Detention Center entered a third day Sunday as hundreds of detainees protested their treatment and called for an end to deportations.
CARACAS, Venezuela - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden calls Venezuela's situation alarming in remarks published Sunday, suggesting its government is using "armed vigilantes" against peaceful protesters and accusing it of "concocting false and outlandish conspiracy theories" about the United States.
NEW YORK - Lower Manhattan turned into a human river of black-garbed people on Sunday as tens of thousands ultra-Orthodox Jews took to the streets, their anguished prayers booming through loudspeakers in protest of Israel's proposal to draft strictly religious citizens into its military.
AMHERST, Massachusetts - The chaos at the University of Massachusetts over the weekend during a pre-St. Patrick's Day celebration brought new attention to an old problem affecting colleges across the country: How to deal with alcohol-fueled revelers during the March festivities.
CAIRO - In a story March 8 about Egypt's military chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, The Associated Press reported erroneously how much Egypt spends annually on fuel subsidies. The country spends nearly $20 billion a year, not $2 billion.