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Rain-fueled landslide in El Salvador kills 9; 1 missing

Rain-fueled landslide in El Salvador kills 9; 1 missing

NEJAPA, El Salvador — A landslide left nine people dead, seven injured and one missing after torrential rains in El Salvador, civil defence officials said Friday.
'Borat' star gives church $100K after member appears in film

'Borat' star gives church $100K after member appears in film

OKLAHOMA CITY — Actor Sacha Baron Cohen, who stars in “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm,” donated $100,000 to the church of a woman who believed she was taking part in a documentary but instead was being featured in the mockumentary comedy film.
If 2020 is like 2000, Trump believes he's got the votes

If 2020 is like 2000, Trump believes he's got the votes

WASHINGTON — More than 86 million Americans have already voted in the presidential election, but President Donald Trump thinks he can count on one hand the votes that will determine the outcome.
Biden, Obama make a final appeal to Michigan's Black voters

Biden, Obama make a final appeal to Michigan's Black voters

WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Joe Biden enters the final weekend of the presidential campaign with an intense focus on appealing to Black voters whose support will be critical in his bid to defeat President Donald Trump.

Hugo Chavez's ex-nurse indicted in US for money laundering

MEDELLIN, Colombia — Hugo Chávez’s former nurse has been charged with money laundering in a Miami federal court, accused of taking bribes from a billionaire media mogul to green light lucrative currency transactions when she served as Venezuela’s nat
Asia Today: Australia to spend on vaccines for wider region

Asia Today: Australia to spend on vaccines for wider region

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia has announced it will spend 500 million Australian dollars ($351 million) to secure COVID-19 vaccines for the Pacific and Southeast Asia “as part of a shared recovery for our region from the pandemic.
The Latest: China reports 6 new cases in far west outbreak

The Latest: China reports 6 new cases in far west outbreak

BEIJING — China has reported six new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in an outbreak in Xinjiang, bringing the total in the far-west region to 51. Six were in serious condition, Xinjiang health authorities said Saturday.

Shutdown in Kashmir protests India's new land laws

SRINAGAR, India — Shops and businesses shut in several parts of Indian-controlled Kashmir on Saturday as separatists challenging Indian rule called for a general strike to denounce new laws that allow Indians to buy land in the disputed region.
Nearly 3 months after vote, Belarus protests still go strong

Nearly 3 months after vote, Belarus protests still go strong

KYIV, Ukraine — Nearly three months after Belarus' authoritarian president's re-election to a sixth term in a vote widely seen as rigged, demonstrators keep swarming the streets of Belarusian cities to demand his resignation in the most massive and s
Death toll reaches 27 in quake that hit Turkey, Greek island

Death toll reaches 27 in quake that hit Turkey, Greek island

IZMIR, Turkey — Rescue teams on Saturday plowed through concrete blocks and the debris of eight collapsed buildings in search of survivors of a powerful earthquake that struck Turkey’s Aegean coast and north of the Greek island of Samos, killing at l