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June 18, 2017

Suspected jihadists attack Mali spa, 2 dead

Associated Press writers Krista Larson in Dakar, Senegal, and Angela Charlton in Paris contributed. Sunday’s violence came about a week after the U.S. State Department warned of possible attacks on Western diplomatic missions and other locations in Bamako that Westerners frequent. mission in the world. But the militants have continued …

Macron’s party dominates French parliamentary vote

That’s far more than the 289 seats needed for an absolute majority to carry out his program. party could take 355 to 365 seats in the 577-seat National Assembly, the powerful lower house. Polling agency projections suggested that Macron’s Republic on the Move! Across the border, German government officials appeared …

At least 61 killed in Portugal forest fire

I never thought it would come to this side,” she said Sunday. “At 3:30 a.m., my mother-in-law woke me up quickly and we never went to sleep again. “Yesterday we saw the fire but thought it was very far. We were afraid the fire would reach us.” Print this story …

1 killed, 11 hurt by explosion at Colombia mall

But the capital remains vulnerable to attacks as residents let down their guard Bogota has seen dramatic improvement in security over the past decade as the country’s long-running conflict has wound down. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan) A woman is evacuated on a gurney after an explosion at the Centro Andino shopping …