By MARIAM RIZK and AYA BATRAWYAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Several Egyptian opposition parties and civil society groups filed a lawsuit on Saturday to try to force the government to disclose the upcoming fiscal year's planned budget for the country where the economy has waned amid continued
By DUSAN STOJANOVICAssociated Press
DUBROVNIK, Croatia (AP) - In 1991, Croatians voted for independence and then last year to join the European Union.
Now, in only the third referendum ever in the country, the residents of the postcard-pretty Adriatic sea resort of Dubrovnik will vote on the
By FRANCES D'EMILIOAssociated Press
ROME (AP) - Center-left leader Enrico Letta forged a new Italian government Saturday in a coalition with former Premier Silvio Berlusconi's conservatives, an unusual alliance of bitter rivals that broke a two-month political stalemate from inconclusive
By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISAssociated Press
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - When the barriers carving Cyprus in half were finally breached 10 years ago this week, Turkish Cypriot Fethi Akinci forged what some might consider the unlikeliest of friendships with Yiannis Maratheftis - the Greek Cypriot he almost
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says the congressional fix for widespread flight delays is an irresponsible way to govern, but he's prepared to sign the legislation that lawmakers fast-tracked.
He says the bipartisan bill to end furloughs of air traffic
By JENNA GOTTLIEB and JILL LAWLESSAssociated Press
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) - Five years after Iceland's economic collapse, early returns signaled that austerity-weary voters are favoring the return of a center-right, Euroskeptic government, widely blamed for the nation's financial woes.
By YURIKO NAGANOAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - Boeing Co.'s chief engineer for the 787 Dreamliner said Saturday that changes to the lithium-ion battery system are fully sufficient to ensure the aircraft's safety, although the company has been unable to find the cause of the original battery
By FELICIA FONSECAAssociated Press
SEDONA, Ariz. (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden said Friday that Arizona Sen. John McCain probably would have beat his boss in the 2008 presidential election had the economy not collapsed.
Biden's comment about McCain and President Barack Obama came during the
DETROIT (AP) - Honda is recalling nearly 46,000 Fit Sport small cars in the U.S. and Canada to fix a problem with the electronic stability control system.
The recall affects cars from the 2012 and 2013 model years. Honda says the stability control system can let the car tilt too far before it
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reaped a gain of nearly $2.3 billion last year when he exercised 60 million stock options just before the online social networking leader's initial public offering.
The windfall detailed in regulatory documents filed Friday saddled Zuckerberg,