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UK media: Police probe 3rd Spacey sex assault allegation

LONDON — Britain's media say police in London are investigating a third allegation of sexual assault against two-time Academy Award winning actor Kevin Spacey.
Gunmen kill 2 polio workers in Pakistan, mother and daughter

Gunmen kill 2 polio workers in Pakistan, mother and daughter

QUETTA, Pakistan — Gunmen shot and killed a mother and her daughter who were working for an anti-polio campaign underway in Pakistan's southwestern city of Quetta on Thursday, police said.

Zambia says new cases dropping in deadly cholera outbreak

JOHANNESBURG — Zambia has struggled to contain one of its deadliest cholera outbreaks in years, sending soldiers into a slum last week to keep order, collaborating with the World Health Organization on a vaccination program and even declaring a week

Officials: Inmate serving life sentence jumps to his death

CAMP HILL, Pa. — Officials say an inmate serving a life sentence for a 1989 murder jumped to his death from the second floor of a housing unit at a Pennsylvania prison.
Israel's PM unveils memorial for Mumbai attack victims

Israel's PM unveils memorial for Mumbai attack victims

MUMBAI, India — Israel's prime minister visited a Jewish centre in Mumbai on Thursday and unveiled a memorial to 166 people who were killed by militants who rampaged through the Indian city in a three-day siege in 2008.
Israel says it killed Palestinian sought in settler slaying

Israel says it killed Palestinian sought in settler slaying

JERUSALEM — Israeli officials said special forces hunting the killers of a West Bank settler raided a home before dawn Thursday, killing a Palestinian suspect in a firefight that also wounded two Israeli officers.
Pair of Chinese giant pandas get snowy welcome in Finland

Pair of Chinese giant pandas get snowy welcome in Finland

HELSINKI — A pair of giant pandas has arrived in snowy Finland, China's gift to mark the small Nordic nation's 100 years of independence.
Country stars from Vegas festival to perform Grammy tribute

Country stars from Vegas festival to perform Grammy tribute

NASHVILLE — Three performers at last year's Route 91 Harvest Festival where a gunman opened fire on fans will perform a tribute at this year's Grammy Awards to honour victims killed at live music events this past year.
Australia PM says Olympic unity won't denuclearize N. Korea

Australia PM says Olympic unity won't denuclearize N. Korea

TOKYO — Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said Thursday he welcomed the recent dialogue between North and South Korea but marching together at the Winter Olympics won't denuclearize the Korean Peninsula.
London Zoo names okapi 'Meghan' to celebrate royal wedding

London Zoo names okapi 'Meghan' to celebrate royal wedding

London Zoo has honoured Prince Harry's fiancee by naming its newborn okapi after her. The zoo said Wednesday the animal born in early December was named Meghan to celebrate the upcoming wedding of Harry and American actress Meghan Markle.