Government and politics

Members of a far-right group wear masks of Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as they stage a demo criticizing Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki for having backtracked on parts of a Holocaust speech law, in Warsaw, Poland, Monday, July 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
July 06, 2018 - 8:00 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish state-run bank says it has funded the publication in international newspapers of a Polish-Israeli government statement that criticizes those who blame Poland for the Holocaust crimes of Nazi Germany. The statement, published last week, was signed by the Israeli and...
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July 06, 2018 - 7:58 am
ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani anti-graft tribunal has convicted the country's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and sentenced him to 10 years in prison over corruption. It's the first verdict against the former premier who's faced a string of trials in Pakistan since he was ousted from office by...
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In this June, 19, 2018 photo, a jockey truck driver waits for his load of a shipping container to clear his trailer as a shore crane lifts the 40-foot onto the container vessel Ever Linking at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. The U.S. has threatened to impose 25 percent duties on $34 billion in Chinese products starting Friday, July 6, and China has said it will fire back with corresponding tariffs. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
July 06, 2018 - 7:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. increase in tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing's countermoves in the trade and technology dispute between the world's two biggest economies that President Donald Trump says he is prepared to escalate. 7:55 a.m. (7:55 p.m. Beijing time) Chinese Prime...
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In this June, 19, 2018 photo, a jockey truck driver waits for his load of a shipping container to clear his trailer as a shore crane lifts the 40-foot onto the container vessel Ever Linking at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. The U.S. has threatened to impose 25 percent duties on $34 billion in Chinese products starting Friday, July 6, and China has said it will fire back with corresponding tariffs. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
July 06, 2018 - 7:52 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. increase in tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing's countermoves in the trade and technology dispute between the world's two biggest economies that President Donald Trump says he is prepared to escalate. 7:50 a.m. (7:50 p.m. Beijing time) A World Trade...
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FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2015 file photo, Airbus Group CEO Tom Enders speaks to journalists during the Airbus Group press conference on the 2014 annual results in Munich, southern Germany. Aviation giant Airbus on Friday, July 6, 2018 underscored its threat to leave Britain if the country exits the European Union without an agreement on future trading relations, flatly declaring that the company is already taking steps to mitigate a worst-case scenario. Enders was candid about his frustration with the government's lack of progress in talks with the EU. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, File)
July 06, 2018 - 7:41 am
LONDON (AP) — Aviation giant Airbus on Friday underscored its threat to leave Britain if the country exits the European Union without an agreement on future trading relations, noting that the company is already taking steps to mitigate a worst-case scenario. Airbus CEO Tom Enders was candid about...
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July 06, 2018 - 7:39 am
LONDON (AP) — Aviation giant Airbus on Friday underscored its threat to leave Britain if the country exits the European Union without an agreement on future trading relations, noting that the company is already taking steps to mitigate a worst-case scenario. Airbus CEO Tom Enders was candid about...
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Russia head coach Stanislav Cherchesov, right, attends a Russia official training at the 2018 soccer World Cup at Park Arena in Sochi, Russia, Friday, July 6, 2018 on the eve of the quarter-final match between Russia and Croatia at the 2018 soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
July 06, 2018 - 7:35 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest at the World Cup (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov says his team feels inspired by phone calls from President Vladimir Putin ahead of its World Cup quarterfinal against Croatia. Cherchesov says "the support of the head of state is important for...
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Divers on a rubber raft retrieve a body during a search operation in the water off Phuket, Thailand, Friday, July 6, 2018. Thai divers scoured the wreckage of a boat with Chinese tourists that sank in a storm off the resort island of Phuket. (AP Photo)
July 06, 2018 - 6:54 am
PHUKET, Thailand (AP) — Divers scoured the wreckage Friday of a boat with Chinese tourists that sank in a storm off Thailand's southern resort island of Phuket, as the death toll rose to 21 with about 35 others missing, officials said. Nine bodies of Chinese tourists were being brought to Phuket,...
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In this June, 19, 2018 photo, a jockey truck driver waits for his load of a shipping container to clear his trailer as a shore crane lifts the 40-foot onto the container vessel Ever Linking at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. The U.S. has threatened to impose 25 percent duties on $34 billion in Chinese products starting Friday, July 6, and China has said it will fire back with corresponding tariffs. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
July 06, 2018 - 4:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. increase in tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing's countermoves in the trade and technology dispute between the world's two biggest economies that President Donald Trump says he is prepared to escalate. 4:40 a.m. (4:40 p.m. Beijing time) France's foreign...
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July 06, 2018 - 4:26 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. increase in tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing's countermoves in the trade and technology dispute between the world's two biggest economies that President Donald Trump says he is prepared to escalate. 4:30 a.m. (4:30 p.m. Beijing time) China's foreign...
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