• Want Tokyo Olympic tickets? No problem if you have $60,000

    TOKYO (AP) — Having trouble getting tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics?

  • Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street rebound

    BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets are mixed Thursday following Wall Street’s rebound as investors looked ahead to a speech by the U.S. Federal Reserve chairman for clues about possible interest rate cuts.

  • Killings by police divide Brazilian city weary of crime

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It happens, on average, more than five times a day in Rio de Janeiro: Police open fire and someone dies.

  • Rohingya still fear safety in Myanmar, repatriation unlikely

    COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — The repatriation of hundreds of Rohingya Muslims appeared unlikely to proceed as planned Thursday after those who were eligible told the U.N. refugee agency and the Bangladesh government they didn’t want to return to Myanmar unless their citizenship and safety were ensured.

  • Danish royal household ‘surprised’ by Trump canceling trip

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Escalating an international spat , President Donald Trump said Wednesday he scrapped his trip to Denmark because the prime minister made a “nasty” statement when she rejected his idea to buy Greenland as an absurdity.

  • UN: Don’t worry about drinking microplastics in water

    GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization says the levels of microplastics in drinking water don’t appear to be risky, but that research has been spotty and more is needed into their effects on the environment and health.

  • As Trump questions loyalty of US Jews, Israeli PM is quiet

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister on Wednesday steered clear of Donald Trump’s comments questioning the loyalty of American Jews who support the Democratic Party, in sharp contrast to the tide of condemnation from Jewish critics who accused him of trafficking in anti-Semitic stereotypes.

  • Iran-backed militias blame US for attacks on bases in Iraq

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi paramilitary forces backed by Iran accused Israeli drones of carrying out a series of attacks on bases run by the militias, saying Wednesday that they hold the United States ultimately responsible. The militias vowed to defend themselves against any future attack.

  • Hong Kong protesters mark brutal mob attack with sit-in

    HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong riot police faced off briefly with protesters occupying a suburban train station Wednesday evening following a commemoration of a violent attack there by masked assailants on supporters of the anti-government movement.

  • The Latest: Danish PM standing behind Greenland leader

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump’s cancellation of his trip to Denmark (all times local):