Long jumper accused of false information to get Olympic spot
Dec. 09, 2022 06:23 AM EST
MONACO (AP) — A long jumper and two officials from Albania could face bans after they were accused of submitting false information that helped the athlete get a spot...
Its Olympic future in doubt, weightlifting names new leader
Jun. 25, 2022 12:34 PM EDT
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Iraqi official Mohammed Jalood was elected president of the International Weightlifting Federation in chaotic scenes on Saturday. ...
Russians win court ruling ahead of weightlifting elections
Jun. 23, 2022 06:36 AM EDT
11 candidates in weightlifting election amid Olympic crisis
May. 25, 2022 11:26 AM EDT
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Two American women are among a total of 11 candidates running for president of weightlifting’s troubled governing body, looking to lead...
Kosovo hails Krasniqi's gold medal in judo at Tokyo Games
Zenel Zhinipotoku And Llazar Semini Jul. 24, 2021 08:58 AM EDT
Music fans flock to Albania’s beach festival despite virus
By Florent Bajrami And Llazar Semini Jun. 08, 2021 04:21 AM EDT
Albanian lawmakers to investigate president for impeachment
By Llazar Semini May. 07, 2021 09:12 AM EDT
EU delivers vaccine jabs to Balkans after China and Russia
By Dusan Stojanovic May. 04, 2021 08:35 AM EDT
Albania’s Socialists seek to impeach nation's president
By Llazar Semini May. 03, 2021 12:43 PM EDT
Albania's Socialists win election, gain 3rd straight mandate
By Llazar Semini Apr. 27, 2021 01:51 PM EDT
Exit polls: Tight race in Albania's parliamentary vote
By Llazar Semini Apr. 25, 2021 01:03 AM EDT
Albania heads to polls after a bitter political fight
By Llazar Semini Apr. 23, 2021 04:15 AM EDT
Albania’s president harshly attacks PM ahead of Sunday polls
By Llazar Semini Apr. 21, 2021 12:12 PM EDT
Prime minister hopes to make Albania a 'tourism champion'
By Llazar Semini Apr. 20, 2021 12:46 PM EDT
Albania signs 104 million-euro deal to build new airport
By Llazar Semini Apr. 20, 2021 08:13 AM EDT
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania on Tuesday signed a contract with a Swiss-based consortium to build a 104 million-euro ($125 million) new international airport....
Albanian man with knife wounds 5 at mosque in Tirana
By Llazar Semini Apr. 19, 2021 12:41 PM EDT
Albania’s flights resume after 2-day airport closure
By Llazar Semini Apr. 09, 2021 06:09 AM EDT
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Commercial flights resumed at Albania’s Tirana International Airport on Friday after they were blocked for two days by an air traffic...
'Essential' flights resume at Tirana Airport after strike
By Llazar Semini Apr. 08, 2021 07:10 AM EDT
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania’s infrastructure minister on Thursday said that “essential” flights have resumed at the country’s only international airport...
Albania sends troops, police, to end flight control strike
By Llazar Semini Apr. 07, 2021 09:08 AM EDT
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania's government sent troops and police Wednesday evening to clear striking air traffic controllers out of the flight control tower...
Economist who pulled Albania out of 1997 anarchy dead at 58
By Llazar Semini Mar. 29, 2021 12:20 PM EDT