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  • *French president due to flesh out Europe ideas on Tuesday. *New government be tougher on Europe, migration. BERLIN, Sept 24- Weakened by the worst result for her party since 1949 and facing a more fractious political landscape at home, Germany's Angela Merkel could be forced to rein in plans to re-shape Europe together with France's Emmanuel Macron.

  • President Donald Trump on Sunday was considering a replacement to his controversial executive order barring travel to the United States from several majority Muslim countries. The current ban, enacted in March and set to expire on Sunday evening, extended to travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. Rather than a total ban on entry to the United...

  • President Donald Trump on Sunday was considering a replacement to his controversial executive order barring travel to the United States from several majority Muslim countries. The current ban, enacted in March and set to expire on Sunday evening, extended to travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. Rather than a total ban on entry to the United...

  • President Donald Trump on Sunday was considering a replacement to his controversial executive order barring travel to the United States from several majority Muslim countries. The current ban, enacted in March and set to expire on Sunday evening, extended to travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. Rather than a total ban on entry to the United...

  • President Donald Trump on Sunday was considering a replacement to his controversial executive order barring travel to the United States from several majority Muslim countries. The current ban, enacted in March and set to expire on Sunday evening, extended to travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. Rather than a total ban on entry to the United...

  • President Donald Trump on Sunday was considering a replacement to his controversial executive order barring travel to the United States from several majority Muslim countries. The current ban, enacted in March and set to expire on Sunday evening, extended to travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. Rather than a total ban on entry to the United...

  • President Donald Trump on Sunday was considering a replacement to his controversial executive order barring travel to the United States from several majority Muslim countries. The current ban, enacted in March and set to expire on Sunday evening, extended to travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. Rather than a total ban on entry to the United...

  • CAMARILLO, Calif.— The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline fell 7 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.62. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the drop comes as flooded refineries continue to come back online after devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey. Gas in San Francisco was the highest in the...

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term in office on Sunday but will have to build an uneasy coalition to form a German government after her conservatives hemorrhaged support in the face of a surge by the far-right Alternative for Germany. ANGELA MERKEL, CDU party leader, told supporters in Berlin: "Of course we had hoped for a slightly better...

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term in office on Sunday but will have to build an uneasy coalition to form a German government after her conservatives haemorrhaged support in the face of a surge by the far-right Alternative for Germany. ANGELA MERKEL, CDU party leader, told supporters in Berlin: "Of course we had hoped for a slightly better...

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- For highlights of comments and reactions to Germany's federal election results, please click on.

  • The anti-immigration Alternative for Germany stunned the establishment by winning 13.1 percent of the vote, projected results showed, a result that will bring a far-right party into parliament for the first time in more than half a century. Merkel's conservative bloc emerged as the largest parliamentary party but, with just 33.2 percent of the vote, saw its...

  • The anti-immigration Alternative for Germany stunned the establishment by winning 13.1 percent of the vote, projected results showed, a result that will bring a far-right party into parliament for the first time in more than half a century. Merkel's conservative bloc emerged as the largest parliamentary party but, with just 33.2 percent of the vote, saw its...

  • HARARE, Zimbabwe— Police in Zimbabwe have arrested an anti-government pastor after he circulated videos highlighting the country's worsening economic problems. Defense lawyer Harrison Nkomo says pastor Evan Mawarire, who last year organized the county's biggest protests in a decade, has been charged with subversion. In the videos, Mawarire accuses the...

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- For highlights of comments and reactions to Germany's federal election results, please click on.

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- Germans voted on Sunday in a federal election that saw Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives come in as the strongest parliamentary group and the far-right Alternative for Germany enter parliament for the first time. Angela Merkel told supporters in Berlin: "Of course we had hoped for a slightly better result. Martin Schulz, SPD party leader...

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- Germans voted on Sunday in a federal election that saw Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives come in as the strongest parliamentary group and the far-right Alternative for Germany enter parliament for the first time. Angela Merkel told supporters in Berlin: "Of course we had hoped for a slightly better result. Martin Schulz, SPD party leader...

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- For highlights of comments and reactions to Germany's federal election results, please click on.

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- For highlights of comments and reactions to Germany's federal election results, please click on.

  • BERLIN, Sept 24- Germans voted on Sunday in a federal election that saw Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives come in as the strongest parliamentary group and the far-right Alternative for Germany enter parliament for the first time. Martin Schulz, SPD party leader and chancellor candidate, said this election was a "bitter day" for Germany's Social...