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Israeli leader delays demolition plan for West Bank hamlet

JERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he has decided to postpone the planned demolition of a West Bank hamlet to allow time for a negotiated solution with its residents, in a move that appeared aimed at staving off the fie
Taiwan train derailment kills 17, injures 120

Taiwan train derailment kills 17, injures 120

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Seventeen people were killed and 120 others injured on Sunday after an express train travelling to Taiwan's southeast coast went off the tracks, officials said.

Congo rebels kill 13, abduct kids in Ebola outbreak region

JOHANNESBURG — Congolese rebels killed 13 civilians and abducted a dozen children in an attack at the centre of the latest deadly Ebola outbreak, Congo's military said Sunday, as the violence threatened to again force the suspension of crucial virus
Firefighter dies as flooding hits southern Spain

Firefighter dies as flooding hits southern Spain

MADRID — Spanish authorities say a firefighter has died while emergency services are responding to flooding caused by heavy rain in southern Spain.
Trump says he needs to learn more on slain Saudi writer

Trump says he needs to learn more on slain Saudi writer

ISTANBUL — President Donald Trump says he needs to learn more about the killing of a Saudi journalist and will be working with Congress on the U.S. response.
2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

SNELLVILLE, Ga.
Local vote in Poland tests support for ruling conservatives

Local vote in Poland tests support for ruling conservatives

WARSAW, Poland — Polish voters were casting ballots in local elections Sunday that were the first nationwide test of support for the conservative ruling party, whose policies have produced street protests and repeated clashes with European Union lead
Russians denounce Trump's intended nuke treaty withdrawal

Russians denounce Trump's intended nuke treaty withdrawal

MOSCOW — A top Russian diplomat says President Donald Trump's intention to withdraw from a landmark treaty on nuclear weapons is a perilous move. A Russian senator in turn said the U.S.
Scottish leader pulls out of media event featuring Bannon

Scottish leader pulls out of media event featuring Bannon

LONDON — Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has pulled out of an Edinburgh conference because former White House strategist Steve Bannon is scheduled to speak at the event.

Suspected militants kill 3 workers in Egypt's Sinai

EL-ARISH, Egypt — Egyptian security officials say three workers contracted to build a security wall in the northern Sinai city of el-Arish have been shot dead by suspected militants.