JERUSALEM (AP) - The National Library of Israel said Thursday it has acquired what is considered the world's greatest private collection of Hebrew books and manuscripts.
MADRID (AP) - Spain's Supreme Court has sentenced a rapper musician to a year in prison for exalting terrorism and humiliating terrorism victims in Twitter messages.
PRAGUE (AP) - The Czech Republic is one step away from losing its status of one of the last havens for tobacco smokers in Europe.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Authorities say a man who served in a military unit engaged in war crimes in the former Yugoslavia in the 1990s has been charged in federal court in Ohio for not disclosing that on immigration documents.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Iran's foreign minister said Thursday his country isn't worried and has options if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump ditches a nuclear agreement reached between Iran and six world powers.
BEIJING (AP) - Beijing will spend $2.7 billion to fight air pollution in the capital this year, state media reported Thursday.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Hundreds of members of a Congolese rebel group have fled a military camp where they had been awaiting amnesty since the signing of a peace deal with Congo's government in 2013, Uganda's government said Thursday.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - Facebook will build a 56,500 square meter (608,161 square foot) data center in central Denmark, its third such center outside the United States.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Members of the youth league of Burundi's ruling party have beaten, tortured and killed scores of people across the country in recent months, according to Human Rights Watch.