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N Korea frees American student; parents say he's in coma

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Washington, Jun 14 (AP) - An American college student whose parents say he has been in a coma while serving a 15-year prison term in North Korea was released and returned to the United States Tuesday as the Trump administration revealed a rare exchange with the reclusive country.
An airplane carrying Otto Warmbier, who's from Ohio, arrived in Cincinnati shortly before 10:20 p.m. Two ambulances were parked near an airport hangar.
Warmbier's release came during a visit to North Korea by former...
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UN approves EU ships to seize illegal arms off Libya

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United Nations, Jun 13 (AP) - The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Monday to allow the European Union's maritime force to seize illegal weapons off Libya's coast for another year, a move aimed at helping restore peace to the deeply divided north African nation.
The British-drafted...
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Moscow court jails opposition leader for 30 days

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Moscow, Jun 13 (AP) - A Moscow court has ruled that Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny should be jailed for 30 days for staging an unsanctioned rally in Moscow.
The anti-corruption rallies called for by Navalny were held in more than 100 Russian towns and cities on Mon-day. In Moscow...
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Brazil's president says accusations against him are made up

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Sao Paulo, Jun 13 (AP) - Brazilian President Michel Temer said on Monday that recent accusations against him are made up and designed to frame him. The country's top prosecutor is investigating the unpopular leader being on charges of corruption, obstruction of justice and belonging to a criminal...
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Elephant in Sri Lankan Buddhist procession kills monk

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Colombo, Jun 12 (AP)- An elephant that was part of a Sri Lankan Buddhist procession attacked and killed a monk, police said Monday.
Police spokesman Priyantha Jayakody said three elephants were walking in the procession Sunday night when one suddenly went on a rampage and attacked the monk in the...
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