By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) 01/17 — Kenyan authorities on Thursday arrested nine more people for their alleged involvement in the deadly extremist attack on a luxury hotel complex in Nairobi this week,
NEW YORK (AP) 01/17 — A U.S. agent testified Wednesday that Mexican police were purposely kept in the dark about secret efforts in 2014 to hunt down notorious drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo”
By CESAR GARCIA, Associated Press BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) 01/17 — At least nine people were killed and more than 20 injured in a car bombing at a Colombian police academy in Bogota on Thursday,
By TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 01/15 — A Colombian drug trafficker testified Tuesday that Mexican cartel leader Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman boasted about paying a $100 million bribe to the former president of Mexico to call off a manhunt for the notorious kingpin.
HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) 01/10 — Gunmen disguised as state security personnel fatally shot four paramilitary volunteers guarding a school in insurgency-wracked southern Thailand, police said.Read more »
By YURI KAGEYAMA, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) 01/01 — A minivan slammed into pedestrians early Tuesday on a street where people had gathered for New Year’s festivities in downtown Tokyo,
By GREGORY KATZ, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 01/01 — Police in the English city of Manchester are questioning a man arrested in the New Year’s Eve stabbing of three people at a train station and treating it as a terrorist attack,
BERLIN (AP) 01/01 — A man ploughed his car into a crowd of people in western Germany early Tuesday, injuring at least four in what appears to have been an intentional attack directed at foreigners,Read more »
PARIS (AP) 12/24 — France’s prime minister met Monday with police officers targeted by violent yellow vest protesters, in a show of support amid growing concerns about growing brutality from both sides.Read more »
By ANGELA CHARLTON, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 12/23 — French authorities on Sunday defended aggressive police actions to contain violence at yellow vest protests after a policeman was seen briefly brandishing a gun at a surging crowd in Paris.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) 12/21 — Norwegian police said Friday that a video which allegedly shows the slaying of a Scandinavian university student in a remote part of Morocco’s Atlas Mountains is likely authentic.
By ELAINE GANLEY, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 12/15 — The man described as the father of the 29-year-old suspect in this week’s deadly Christmas market attack in Strasbourg says his son subscribed to the beliefs of the Islamic State group.
,STRASBOURG, France (AP) 12/14 — Investigators looking into an attack that killed three people in Strasbourg were trying to establish whether the main suspect had help while on the run,
By SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 12/13 — French security forces were trying to catch the suspected Strasbourg gunman dead or alive, an official said Thursday,
By LORI HINNANT, SYLVIE CORBET and JOHN LEICESTER, Associated Press STRASBOURG, France (AP) 12/12 — A massive manhunt involving hundreds of police and soldiers was underway Wednesday for a suspected extremist who yelled “God is great!”
PARIS (AP) 12/09 — The Latest on the unrest in France (all times local): 10 a.m. France’s Interior Ministry says 1,220 people were taken into custody around France during the latest yellow vest protests — a roundup the scale of which the country hasn’t seen in years.Read more »
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) 12/08 — Dozens of people were arrested in New Jersey last week as part of a five-day federal immigration sweep.
Federal officials say the 105 people taken into custody included several who were wanted by Interpol for alleged crimes in their home countries.
By ELAINE GANLEY and JOHN LEICESTER, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 12/08 — The rumble of armored police trucks and the hiss of tear gas filled central Paris on Saturday,
By JOHN LEICESTER, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 12/08 — Late Friday night, the air on the Champs-Elysees was thick with perfume: heady blends of lavender,
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) 12/07 — Brazilian authorities say that at least 12 people have been killed in two attempted bank robberies.
Military police in the northeastern state of Ceara say the attempted heists began around 2:30 a.m.