- Suriname's leader dismisses acting speaker of Parliament Updated: Jun-29-15 7:41 pm
PARAMARIBO, Suriname - Suriname's president has dismissed the acting speaker of Parliament, asserting the firing was necessary to uphold the South American nation's constitution.
- Congo's president inaugurates new airport terminal, tower Updated: Jun-25-15 11:21 am
KINSHASA, Congo - Congo's president on Thursday inaugurated a new airport terminal building and control tower at the capital's airport, nearly 60 years after it first opened.
- America's inaugural poet visits Cuba amid warming with US Updated: Jun-19-15 9:07 am
EL ESPARTACO, Cuba - The old woman looked suspiciously from her window as American poet Richard Blanco and a writer friend clambered out of a battered Soviet-era sedan and walked up to her front porch.
- AP Exclusive: Inaugural poet launches Cuba writing project Updated: Jun-09-15 12:10 am
LOS ANGELES - Poet Richard Blanco is launching a writing project to lift what he calls Cuba's "emotional embargo."