• Iran summons Western diplomats over parade attack killing 25

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president on Sunday accused an unnamed U.S.-allied country in the Persian Gulf of being behind a terror attack on a military parade that killed 25 people and wounded 60, further raising regional tensions.

    Updated: 6:00 pm

  • The Latest: Maldives’ opposition candidate declares victory

    MALE, Maldives (AP) — The Latest on the Maldives’ presidential election (all times local):

    Updated: 2:03 pm

  • Stop Brexit? UK’s Labour party mulls backing new referendum

    LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Britain’s main opposition Labour Party confirmed Sunday that it will hold a major debate on Brexit at its party conference this week, raising hopes among Labour members hoping to stop the country from leaving the European Union.

  • Iran sees threats from abroad after parade attack kills 25

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — On the same day Arab separatists killed at least 25 people in an attack targeting a military parade in southwestern Iran, President Donald Trump’s lawyer mounted a stage in New York to declare that the government would be toppled.

    Updated: 10:33 am

  • Iran-backed militias accused of reign of fear in Iraqi Basra

    BASRA, Iraq (AP) — Hajar Youssif was on her daily commute to work, staring at her phone and flicking through her Instagram account when she looked up to find herself in an unusual location. The taxi driver had turned into an alley.

  • Iranian state TV: Gunmen attack parade, several casualties

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Militants disguised as soldiers opened fire Saturday on an annual Iranian military parade in the country’s oil-rich southwest, killing at least 25 people and wounding over 60 in the deadliest terror attack to strike the country in nearly a decade.

  • World leaders gather at UN under threat from unilateralism

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — With rising unilateralism challenging its very existence, the United Nations convenes its annual meeting of world leaders Monday and will try once more to tackle problems together as a community of nations, addressing threats ranging from Mideast conflicts to the effects of global warming — and also encouraging the glimmer of hope over the nuclear standoff in North Korea.

  • Tanzania death toll 209 as survivor found in capsized ferry

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — It was a stunning discovery. As rescue divers probed a capsized Tanzanian ferry two days after the disaster and the death toll soared past 200, a man was found in an air pocket, alive.

  • Vatican, China make breakthrough deal on bishop appointments

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican and China said Saturday they had signed a “provisional agreement” over the appointment of bishops, a breakthrough on an issue that stymied diplomatic relations for decades and aggravated a split among Chinese Catholics.

  • The Latest: Iran: 24 dead, 53 wounded in parade attack

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on attack on Iranian military parade(all times local):