Summits

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, June 22, 2017. European Union leaders are gathering for a two day summit to weigh measures in which to tackle terrorism and migration and to create closer defense ties. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
June 22, 2017 - 9:09 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local): 3 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said as she arrived at a summit of European Union leaders that shaping the future of the EU should take priority over Brexit negotiations. Merkel said in Brussels on Thursday that...
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk walk between the EU and Ukrainian flags during arrivals at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, June 22, 2017. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is meeting European Council President Donald Tusk on the sidelines of an EU summit. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
June 22, 2017 - 8:19 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel has immediately countered the suggestion of European Council President Donald Tusk that the door for Britain to stay in the EU is still slightly ajar. And he took exception to...
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk walk between the EU and Ukrainian flags during arrivals at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, June 22, 2017. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is meeting European Council President Donald Tusk on the sidelines of an EU summit. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
June 22, 2017 - 7:34 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local): 1:10 p.m. The spokesman for Poland's president has reacted to criticism by French President Emmanuel Macron, saying the funding that the European Union gives Poland does not oblige Warsaw to accept a quota of refugees under...
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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk walk between the EU and Ukrainian flags during arrivals at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, June 22, 2017. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is meeting European Council President Donald Tusk on the sidelines of an EU summit. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
June 22, 2017 - 6:32 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local): 12:30 p.m. British Prime Minster Theresa May is set to fly to Brussels to try to break the impasse in Brexit negotiations over the status of expatriate citizens after Britain leaves the bloc. May will attend a European...
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Around 1,200 leading representatives from politics, economy, science and society participate in the annual conference of the Federation of German Industries, BDI. (Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP)
June 20, 2017 - 6:25 am
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed Tuesday to seek a broad agreement on trade at next month's Group of 20 summit and told German business leaders that she won't give up on a free-trade deal between Europe and the U.S. Merkel will host leaders of the G-20 powers in Hamburg on July 7-8 amid...
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Pope Francis and German Chancellor Angela Merkel shake hands on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican, Saturday, June 17, 2017. (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP)
June 17, 2017 - 12:44 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Pope Francis encouraged her to work to preserve the historic Paris climate accord despite the U.S. withdrawal from it and shared her goal to "bring down walls" between countries, not build them. Merkel and Francis met for about 40 minutes...
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Pope Francis and German Chancellor Angela Merkel exchange gifts on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican, Saturday, June 17, 2017. (Ettore Ferrari/Pool Photo via AP)
June 17, 2017 - 8:37 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Pope Francis encouraged her to work to preserve the Paris climate accord despite the U.S. withdrawal and shared her aim to "bring down walls," and not build them. Merkel and Francis met for about 40 minutes Saturday in the Apostolic Palace,...
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Pope Francis and German Chancellor Angela Merkel exchange gifts on the occasion of their private audience, at the Vatican, Saturday, June 17, 2017. (Ettore Ferrari/Pool Photo via AP)
June 17, 2017 - 7:56 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Pope Francis encouraged her to work to preserve the Paris climate accord despite the U.S. withdrawal and shared her aim to "bring down walls," and not build them. Merkel and Francis met for about 40 minutes Saturday, focusing on the Group of...
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FILE - In this April 12, 2017, file photo, Kim Kardashian West arrives at the U.S. premiere of "The Promise" at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Kardashian West admits that she's made some mistakes in her life, but the important lesson is not to repeat them. The reality show star was one of the keynote speakers at the annual Forbes Women's Summit, where she spoke of her growing brand and how the robbery in Paris has changed her life. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
June 13, 2017 - 10:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian West takes her status as a role model seriously, and says part of that is owning up to her past mistakes and not letting online hatred distract her from her goals. The reality show star spoke to The Associated Press Tuesday before taking the stage as one of the...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands at their meeting in Astana, Kazakstan, Thursday, June 8, 2017. Putin and Xi Jinping arrived in Astana to attend a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. (Alexei Nikolsky/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
June 08, 2017 - 10:59 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping hailed close ties between the two nations during their meeting Thursday on the sidelines of a summit of an alliance dominated by Moscow and Beijing. The leaders are attending a two-day summit of the Shanghai...
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