Thomas Cook takes its guests out of Egypt hotel after 2 died

Thomas Cook evacuates its holiday makers from hotel in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Hurghada after 2 Britons died

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Irish abuse survivor demands accountability even at Vatican

A prominent Irish survivor of priestly sexual abuse has told a Vatican-sponsored conference that the Holy See must put in place "robust structures" to hold accountable bishops and Vatican officials who fail to protect children from predator priests

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Turkey warns against Syrian govt offensive on Idlib

Turkish Foreign Minister has warned against a possible Syrian government offensive on the last remaining opposition stronghold

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

USGS reports 7.1-magnitude quake on Peru/Brazil border

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 7.1-magnitude has struck in eastern Peru, close to its borders with Brazil and Bolivia

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Koreas begin second round of tearful family reunions

Elderly North and South Koreans are weeping and embracing each other as a second round of temporary reunions begins of family members separated for decades by the Korean War

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Michael Cohen sets up GoFundMe page for legal costs

Michael Cohen is sticking his hand out and asking the public for help paying for his legal defense

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Australians lash out over latest leadership change

Australia's latest leadership switch _ in which Malcolm Turnbull was replaced by Scott Morrison in an internal party coup _ has struck a particularly sour note among a population increasingly disillusioned with the actions of those it elects

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

'Disappointed' South Africa summons US envoy for Trump tweet

'Disappointed' South Africa summons US diplomat over Trump's tweet on farm seizures, killings

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

A year later, fractured Rohingya community sees little hope

A year after some 700,000 Rohingya fled attacks by Myanmar security forces and Buddhist mobs, a divided community - some in Bangladesh and some in Myanmar - sees little hope that their lives will improve

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

UK tour operator moves guests out of Egyptian hotel

Tour operator Thomas Cook says it will move all of its customers out of a hotel at the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada after a couple who were staying there died under mysterious circumstances

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Zimbabwe court to rule on opposition's election challenge

Zimbabwe court to rule Friday afternoon on opposition challenge to historic presidential vote

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Brexit backers criticize UK Treasury chief on warnings

Britain's Treasury chief is being accused of taking on a "dodgy project fear" after he repeated his warnings that there would be significant consequences if the country leaves the European Union without a deal

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press