Sep 12, 2016

Uncertainty abounds as Croatia holds snap election

Croatia’s rival political blocs were running neck and neck after a snap election Sunday, exit polls showed, suggesting further political uncertainty. Some 3.8 million Croatians were eligible to cast ballots for the second time in a less than year, at a time of economic ...

Sep 7, 2016

Japan angling for treaty to obtain EU flight passenger records

The government plans to begin negotiations with the European Union to gain access to passenger records on flights bound for Japan as part of security efforts ahead of the 2020 Olympics. Currently, Japan receives passenger records from major airlines across the world, but has ...

Sep 1, 2016

Refugee in Germany dies while trying to set his wife on fire

A refugee in a German shelter died Thursday while trying to set his wife on fire, leaving the woman seriously injured and part of the building ablaze, police said. The 45-year-old man, whose nationality was not given, was previously known to police, said authorities ...