- Colombian paramilitaries set for release Updated: Mar-07-14 12:14 pm
- More than 6,000 Mozambicans displaced by fighting Updated: Mar-07-14 9:17 am
- Nixon reaches trade agreement in Ontario Updated: Mar-07-14 5:04 am
- Mozambique opposition wants foreign mediation Updated: Mar-06-14 8:41 am
- US companies spend heavily on big mergers in 2014 Updated: Mar-05-14 7:08 pm
- Tymoshenko says West must stop Russian aggression Updated: Mar-05-14 4:34 pm
- Nixon announces trade agreement with Quebec Updated: Mar-05-14 1:44 pm
- Netanyahu to Abbas: 'Recognize the Jewish state' Updated: Mar-04-14 3:54 pm
- US, Europeans try to rally Western front vs Russia Updated: Mar-03-14 11:16 pm
- Australia to comply with East Timor court orders Updated: Mar-03-14 8:38 pm
- Obama: Tough choices nearing in Mideast talks Updated: Mar-03-14 4:10 pm
- UN court: Australia cannot use seized documents Updated: Mar-03-14 11:15 am
- NATO says Russian action threatens peace in Europe Updated: Mar-02-14 8:19 am
- EU reiterates readiness to sign Ukraine trade deal Updated: Feb-28-14 9:55 am
- Officials: Al-Qaida plots comeback in Afghanistan Updated: Feb-28-14 9:39 am
- US general: Grim Afghan future if no security pact Updated: Feb-26-14 3:20 pm
- US warns Russia on Ukraine, nudges Georgia to West Updated: Feb-26-14 1:11 pm
- US-led trade deal talks to carry on to next round Updated: Feb-25-14 9:24 am
- Anti-Obama protesters in Manila clash with police Updated: Feb-25-14 6:22 am
- Obama approves nuclear cooperation with Vietnam Updated: Feb-24-14 4:57 pm
- Mexico to trump Japan as No. 2 car exporter to US Updated: Feb-21-14 7:58 pm
- Business Highlights Updated: Feb-21-14 5:17 pm
- Ukraine agreement faces many hurdles Updated: Feb-21-14 5:03 pm
- NATO head: Afghan security pact after elections Updated: Feb-20-14 5:07 pm
- EU says Iran nuclear talks off to 'a good start' Updated: Feb-20-14 4:22 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia - One veteran of Colombia's disbanded far-right militias admitted to ordering or taking part in at least 3,000 killings, mostly targeting leftists , and incinerating many of the corpses to destroy evidence.
MAPUTO, Mozambique - Mozambican Prime Minister Alberto Vaquina says attacks by the opposition party and former rebel movement Renamo have displaced more than 6,000 people in the central parts of the country.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says an agreement for future trade and economic development has been reached with the Canadian province of Ontario.
MAPUTO, Mozambique - Mozambique's main opposition party Renamo revived its demand for foreign mediation of ongoing talks with the government aimed at ending renewed hostilities between the two old foes.
NEW YORK - So far, 2014 is looking like the year of the big deal.
KIEV, Ukraine - Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukraine's former prime minister, urged the West on Wednesday to ramp up pressure on Russia to force it to withdraw troops from Crimea.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced a trade agreement Wednesday with the Canadian province of Quebec that he said is worth $3.2 billion.
WASHINGTON - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that reassuring words from Iranian officials about not wanting nuclear weapons do not square with Tehran's actions - and that the international community needs to exert more pressure to deny Iran the capability of making nuclear arms.
WASHINGTON - The U.S and major allies strained on Monday to rally a strong Western front to persuade Russia to step back from a military takeover of Ukraine's strategic Crimea region. But several acknowledged there are few options beyond already-threatened economic and diplomatic penalties, and critics said administration efforts were too little, too late after years of pressing for friendlier relations with Moscow.
CANBERRA, Australia - Australia will comply by an International Court of Justice ruling banning it from using documents the government seized from a lawyer working for East Timor in an arbitration case over a multibillion-dollar oil and gas deal between the countries, the attorney general said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON - Seeking to salvage an elusive Middle East peace plan, President Barack Obama pressed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Monday to make the "tough decisions" needed to move forward on talks with the Palestinians.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The United Nations' highest court on Monday banned Australia from making any use of documents it seized from a lawyer working for East Timor in an arbitration case over a multibillion-dollar oil and gas deal between the two nations.
BRUSSELS - NATO's top official says Russia's military intervention in Ukraine is in violation of the U.N. charter and threatens peace and security in Europe.
ATHENS, Greece - Top European Union officials said Friday that the 28-nation bloc was still ready to sign a landmark trade agreement with Ukraine, insisting it wouldn't weaken ties between the country and its neighbor Russia.
WASHINGTON - Al-Qaida's Afghanistan leader is laying the groundwork to relaunch his war-shattered organization once the United States and international forces withdraw from the country, as they have warned they will do without a security agreement from the Afghan government, U.S. officials say.
BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan - Depicting a grim future for Afghanistan without U.S. help, the top U.S. military officer said Wednesday that Afghanistan's refusal to sign a security agreement with the United States may make the fight more difficult this year, embolden the enemy and prompt some Afghan security forces to cooperate with the Taliban to "hedge their bets."
WASHINGTON - The United States on Wednesday warned Russia against a military intervention in Ukraine as it renewed demands that Moscow withdraw troops from disputed enclaves in another former Soviet republic, Georgia. The U.S. also urged Georgia to further integrate with Europe and NATO in calls that come amid growing tensions between Russia and the West over the ouster of Ukraine's pro-Moscow president.
TOKYO - Negotiators ended talks on a comprehensive trans-Pacific trade pact on Tuesday without a final agreement, but said they were pleased with the progress they had made in Singapore despite persisting conflicts over agricultural tariffs and other issues.
MANILA, Philippines - Police clashed briefly in the Philippine capital Tuesday with about 300 protesters opposed to a planned visit by President Barack Obama and the continued U.S. military presence in the country.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama has approved an agreement for civilian nuclear cooperation between the U.S. and Vietnam in a sign of deepening ties between the former foes.
CELAYA, Mexico - Mexico is on track to become the United States' No. 1 source of imported cars by the end of next year, overtaking Japan and Canada in a manufacturing boom that's turning the auto industry into a bigger source of dollars than money sent home by migrants.
KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine's president and opposition leaders signed a wide-ranging agreement Friday aimed at ending a three-month crisis that exploded this week into violence that killed more than 100 people.
ATHENS, Greece - NATO's secretary general said Thursday he believes Afghan President Hamid Karzai will not sign a long-stalled security pact with the United States allowing American troops to remain in Afghanistan after the end of 2014, leaving the task to whomever emerges as his successor after April elections.
VIENNA - Iran and six world powers on Thursday ended nuclear talks with agreement on a framework for future negotiations but little progress on the main issue of what nuclear concessions Tehran must make in exchange for an end to sanctions stifling its economy.