The Latest on efforts to create a new coalition government in Germany (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Germany's Social Democrats have voted to enter coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, a key step toward ending political gridlock an
The Latest on women's marches taking place around the world (all times local): 2:35 p.m. Thousands of people have rallied in cities across Australia to support women's rights and show solidarity with those marching elsewhere around the globe.
The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence's Middle East tour (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Jordan's King Abdullah II is appealing to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence to "rebuild trust and confidence" after the Trump administration's recent decision to designa
The Latest on the Syrian conflict (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Turkey's state-run news agency says Turkish ground troops have entered a Kurdish-held enclave in northern Syria and are advancing with Turkish-backed Syrian opposition forces.
The Latest on developments related to Syria (all times local): 12:25 p.m. Syrian state TV says government forces have reached the perimeter of a rebel-held air base deep inside what was once opposition territory in northwest Syria.
The Latest on the meeting Thursday between French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May (all times local): 6:40 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says Britain and France have signed a treaty to improve the management of thei
The Latest on the U.N. Security Council (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Russia's foreign minister is warning that a failure of the Iran nuclear deal, especially as a result of action by the Trump administration, would send "an alarming message" to North Kor
The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local): 12 p.m. Syria's Foreign Ministry says the U.S. is beyond its rights to intervene in Syrian affairs, one day after the Trump Administration laid out its expansive goals to influence the outcome of Syri