MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) -- Police in Mozambique on Friday investigated the abduction of a wealthy businessman who had been accused by the U.S. government of being an international drug trafficker....
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Federal police on Friday sharply expanded what is becoming Brazil's biggest political kickback scandal, arresting top construction company executives and detaining another former director of the state-run energy company....
CAIRO (AP) -- The leader of the Islamic State group has ordered the terror organization to start minting gold, silver and copper coins for its own currency - the Islamic dinar....
NIKINCI, Serbia (AP) -- Camouflage-clad Russian soldiers parachute from the sky, armored vehicles fire live rounds on an open field after being dropped from military transport jets and helicopters fire missiles against enemy positions....
PARIS (AP) -- Scores of police patrolled a small town west of the French capital on Thursday night after a tiger eluded a massive search and remained on the prowl in the region near Disneyland Paris....
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) -- Many beds are empty at newly opened Ebola treatment units in Liberia's urban centers because the outbreak is now flaring in more rural parts of the country. In Sierra Leone's capital, there aren't enough treatment units as the epidemic spreads there....
ISTANBUL (AP) -- Militant leaders from the Islamic State group and al-Qaida gathered at a farm house in northern Syria last week and agreed on a plan to stop fighting each other and work together against their opponents, a high-level Syrian opposition official and a rebel commander have told The Associated Press....
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) -- When President Barack Obama meets with Myanmar's opposition icon Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday, he will encounter a figure in the midst of an evolution he finds familiar: the shift from history-making trailblazer to establishment politician....