Wednesday's world stories


Dave Lawler
Nov 23, 2022 - World

Kurdish commander: U.S. has "moral duty" to prevent Turkish incursion in Syria

SDF commander
Keldy Ortiz
Nov 23, 2022 - World

Dominican Republic's treatment of Haitian migrants draws fire

A member of the Specialized Border Security Corps (Cesfront) directs pedestrians arriving from Haiti at the Dajabon and Ouanaminthe border bridge entry gate in Dajabon, Dominican Republic.
Jacob Knutson
Nov 23, 2022 - Health

CDC and WHO say measles "an imminent threat" to world

A person holding a vial of measles vaccine in Orlando, Florida, in May 2019.
Barak Ravid
Nov 23, 2022 - World

Scoop: Israel lobbies allies with intel on Iranian arms transfers to Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) meets with Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi (R) in Tehran ahead of on July 19, 2022.
Barak Ravid
Nov 23, 2022 - World

Scoop: Israel to increase reviews of foreign investments after U.S. pressure

Illustration of a magnifying glass inspecting a briefcase that looks like the Chinese flag.

The tiniest World Cup host ever

Ivana Saric
Updated Nov 23, 2022 - World

Russian missiles strike energy facilities across Ukraine, causing blackouts

Street with anti-tank obstacle defense during a blackout after a Russian missile attack on Ukrainian power infrastructure in Kyiv
Barak Ravid
Updated Nov 23, 2022 - World

Explosions in Jerusalem kill 1 and injure at least 15

Israeli security forces gather at the scene of an explosion at a bus stop in Jerusalem on Wednesday.
Barak Ravid
Nov 22, 2022 - World

Scoop: U.S. creates special representative post focused solely on Palestinian affairs

Hady Amr meets with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
Ivana Saric
Updated Nov 22, 2022 - World

Hundreds killed in earthquake on Indonesia's Java island

A man stands beside damaged houses following an earthquake in Cianjur on November 21

Hispanics will hold nearly all New Mexico statewide office

NM Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, Lt. Gov. Howie Morales, AG Raúl Torrez, Public Lands Commissioner Stephanie Garcia Richard, State Auditor Joseph Maestas and State Treasurer Laura Montoya.

In photos: Indigenous Heritage Month

US artist Nicholas Galanin's piece, "Never Forget," on display in the Coachella Valley, the giant, white letters resemble the Hollywood sign, but reads "INDIAN LAND."
Herb Scribner
Nov 22, 2022 - World

Coast Guard rescues more than 180 people in South Florida

The U.S. and China hold the world's climate future in their hands

Illustration of a green round table with the Earth as the top of the table.
Ivana Saric
Nov 22, 2022 - World

Blinken criticizes FIFA's threats over rainbow armbands at World Cup

Antony Blinken holds a press conference with Qatar's Foreign Minister
Ivana Saric
Nov 22, 2022 - Sports

Saudi Arabia shocks Argentina in huge World Cup upset

Lionel Messi during Argentina's 2-1 loss to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.