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Ireland’s Micheal Martin to lead historic govt coalition

LONDON (AP) - Centrist politician Micheál Martin became Ireland’s new prime minister Saturday, fusing two longtime rival parties into a coalition four months after...

Irish trucker in court over deaths of 39 people in container

LONDON (AP) - An Irish truck driver appeared in an English court Wednesday, accused of the manslaughter of 39 people who were found dead...

Jean Kennedy Smith dies at 92; last surviving sibling of JFK

Jean Kennedy Smith, who was the last surviving sibling of President John F. Kennedy and who as a U.S. ambassador played a key role...

Norway, Ireland win UN council seats in vote amid pandemic

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Norway and Ireland won contested seats on the powerful U.N. Security Council Wednesday in a series of U.N. elections held...

Norway and Ireland win UN council seats in COVID-19 UN vote

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Norway and Ireland won contested seats on the powerful U.N. Security Council Wednesday in a series of U.N. elections held...

Ireland bans hosepipe use as dry spring parches Emerald Isle

LONDON (AP) - Irish authorities have imposed a six-week garden-hose ban after the country renowned for rainy weather experienced one of the driest springs...

The Latest: New Orleans left out of looser Louisiana rules

BATON ROUGE, La. - Louisiana’s bars, spas and tattoo shops can begin restarting operations nearly three months after they were closed because of the...

Europe reopens widely; China gives $2 billion to virus fight

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Europe reopened more widely on Monday, allowing people into the Acropolis in Athens, high-fashion boutiques in Italy, museums in Belgium,...

Europe reopens widely, seeks to salvage summer vacations

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Europe reopened more widely on Monday, allowing people into the Acropolis in Athens, shops in Italy, markets and museums in...

Outside US, top scientists steer debate away from politics

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - President Donald Trump is never far from a public spat with his government’s top expert on the pandemic, Dr. Anthony...