At least nine people have been killed in three days of protests in Guinea against the president’s bid to extend his time in power, while hospitals are overwhelmed with scores of people wounded, a doctor told The Associated Press on Wednesday. 8:09 p.m.
Missing a succession of deadlines, Brexit talks Wednesday went down to the wire on the eve of a critical summit of European Union leaders amid signs that the deadlock over Britain’s planned departure from the bloc could be on the verge of breaking. 6:11 p.m.
In an unrelenting quest for justice after their son was killed in a car crash and the driver who is a suspect in the case fled Britain for the US, two Britons traveled all the way to the White House this week. 3:50 p.m.
Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria — along with the criticism and threats of sanctions brandished by fellow NATO members at Ankara over the offensive — is close to sparking a crisis at the world’s biggest military alliance. 3:45 p.m.