Posted 1:26 AM 10/1/2014
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) The Australian Parliament has passed a raft of counterterrorism laws that extend secret service powers despite some lawmakers' concerns about its impact on press freedom.
The National Security Legislation Amendment Bill, which became law on Wednesday, gives (More)...
Posted 12:56 AM 9/30/2014
BERLIN (AP) Pilots on Lufthansa's long-haul fleet have started a 15-hour walkout at the airline's main Frankfurt hub in a festering contract dispute.
The Vereinigung Cockpit union called members out on strike from 8 a.m. (0600 GMT) Tuesday in its fourth limited several-hour walkout over (More)...
Posted 12:23 AM 9/29/2014
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai sworn in as Afghanistan's new president.