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  • Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

    Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:20:23 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:30:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Monday Aug. 13, 2018, photo, Daniel Crowley, a 96-year-old U.S. Army Air Corps veteran from World War II who was held by Japan as a prisoner of war in the Philippines and Japan, speaks during an interview in Honolulu. ...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Monday Aug. 13, 2018, photo, Daniel Crowley, a 96-year-old U.S. Army Air Corps veteran from World War II who was held by Japan as a prisoner of war in the Philippines and Japan, speaks during an interview in Honolulu. ...
    A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu.More >>
    A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu.More >>
  • British media say crash suspect is Briton of Sudanese origin

    British media say crash suspect is Briton of Sudanese origin

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:07:30 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:28:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Forensics officers work near the car that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Authorities said in a statement Tuesday that a man in his 20s was arrested on suspic...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Forensics officers work near the car that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Authorities said in a statement Tuesday that a man in his 20s was arrested on suspic...
    British media are reporting that the suspect in the Parliament crash being treated as terrorism is 29-year old British citizen of Sudanese origin named Salih Khater.More >>
    British media are reporting that the suspect in the Parliament crash being treated as terrorism is 29-year old British citizen of Sudanese origin named Salih Khater.More >>
  • Afghan officials: Taliban attack in north kills 30 troops

    Afghan officials: Taliban attack in north kills 30 troops

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:41:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:28:45 GMT
    Afghans are emerging from their homes and some shops are reopening in Ghazni nearly a week after a massive Taliban assault, as sporadic gunbattles continue in some parts of the eastern city.More >>
    Afghans are emerging from their homes and some shops are reopening in Ghazni nearly a week after a massive Taliban assault, as sporadic gunbattles continue in some parts of the eastern city.More >>
  • Foe accused by Maduro says Venezuela military is fracturing

    Foe accused by Maduro says Venezuela military is fracturing

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:06:16 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:28:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, Julio Borges, president of the Venezuelan parliament, arrives for a meeting with Ernesto Macias, president of Colombia's Senate, at the Congress in Bogota, Colombia. Borges, the...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, Julio Borges, president of the Venezuelan parliament, arrives for a meeting with Ernesto Macias, president of Colombia's Senate, at the Congress in Bogota, Colombia. Borges, the...
    The exiled opposition leader accused by Venezuelan authorities of directing a failed plot to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro says the greatest threat to the embattled socialist leader may be his detractors in...More >>
    The exiled opposition leader accused by Venezuelan authorities of directing a failed plot to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro says the greatest threat to the embattled socialist leader may be his detractors in uniform standing quietly behind him.More >>
  • Japanese emperor tries to make amends for his father's war

    Japanese emperor tries to make amends for his father's war

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:49 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:49:26 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:24:12 GMT
    (Yohei Nishimura/Kyodo News via AP). Worshippers release doves, wishing for the world's peace, at the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018.  Japan marked Wednesday the 73rd anniversary of the end of World War II.(Yohei Nishimura/Kyodo News via AP). Worshippers release doves, wishing for the world's peace, at the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Japan marked Wednesday the 73rd anniversary of the end of World War II.
    Japan's Emperor Akihito has expressed deep remorse over his country's role in World War II as he made his last appearance at a ceremony marking the end of the hostilities.More >>
    Japan's Emperor Akihito has expressed deep remorse over his country's role in World War II as he made his last appearance at a ceremony marking the end of the hostilities.More >>
  • The Latest: Afghan officials: Taliban attack kills 30 troops

    The Latest: Afghan officials: Taliban attack kills 30 troops

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-08-15 07:11:04 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:18:42 GMT
    Afghan officials say a Taliban assault on two adjacent checkpoints in the northern Baghlan province has killed 30 soldiers and police.More >>
    Afghan officials say a Taliban assault on two adjacent checkpoints in the northern Baghlan province has killed 30 soldiers and police.More >>
  • White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:37:53 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:15 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:15:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.More >>
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.More >>
  • UK police treat Parliament crash as terrorism, seek motive

    UK police treat Parliament crash as terrorism, seek motive

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:26:24 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:04 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:04:03 GMT
    London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament and that there are a number of injured.More >>
    London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament and that there are a number of injured.More >>
  • The Latest: Radinovich wins Minnesota Democrat House primary

    The Latest: Radinovich wins Minnesota Democrat House primary

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:30:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:32:52 GMT
    (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP). Marci Glaus holds her one-year-old son, Fredrick as she casts her vote during Wisconsin's primary election Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 in Roxbury, Wis.Democrats are fighting to beat back Republican gains across th...(John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP). Marci Glaus holds her one-year-old son, Fredrick as she casts her vote during Wisconsin's primary election Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 in Roxbury, Wis.Democrats are fighting to beat back Republican gains across th...
    The Wisconsin Elections Commission says no major problems have been reported across the state as voters cast their ballots in the primary.More >>
    The Wisconsin Elections Commission says no major problems have been reported across the state as voters cast their ballots in the primary.More >>
  • Judge sets deadline for Army specialist's citizenship ruling

    Judge sets deadline for Army specialist's citizenship ruling

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:27:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:29:27 GMT
    A federal judge says the U.S. government should decide whether to allow a recently discharged Army specialist to become a citizen within three weeks.More >>
    A federal judge says the U.S. government should decide whether to allow a recently discharged Army specialist to become a citizen within three weeks.More >>
  • 2 Greek soldiers released from Turkish jail return to Greece

    2 Greek soldiers released from Turkish jail return to Greece

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:47 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:47:58 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:22:59 GMT
    (Yannis Moisiadis /InTime News via AP). Greek soldiers Aggelos Mitretodis, left, and Dimitros Kouklatzis, second left chat with relatives after their arrival at the airport of the the northern city of Thessaloniki , after spending months in a Turkish p...(Yannis Moisiadis /InTime News via AP). Greek soldiers Aggelos Mitretodis, left, and Dimitros Kouklatzis, second left chat with relatives after their arrival at the airport of the the northern city of Thessaloniki , after spending months in a Turkish p...
    Two Greek soldiers freed from a Turkish prison have returned to their home country on a government jet after their unexpected release eased tensions between the historical rivals.More >>
    Two Greek soldiers freed from a Turkish prison have returned to their home country on a government jet after their unexpected release eased tensions between the historical rivals.More >>
  • Albania hit by magnitudes 5.4 and 5.1 tremors; homes crack

    Albania hit by magnitudes 5.4 and 5.1 tremors; homes crack

    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-08-11 17:55:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:08:20 GMT
    An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 struck off northern Albania on Saturday, damaging some buildings authorities said.More >>
    An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 struck off northern Albania on Saturday, damaging some buildings authorities said.More >>
  • Taliban overrun Afghan army base, kill 17 troops

    Taliban overrun Afghan army base, kill 17 troops

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:41:24 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:33:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). An injured boy rides in an ambulance on the Ghazni highway, in Maidan Shar, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Afghan forces battled the Taliban in the eastern city of Ghazni a key provincial capital, for the four...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). An injured boy rides in an ambulance on the Ghazni highway, in Maidan Shar, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Afghan forces battled the Taliban in the eastern city of Ghazni a key provincial capital, for the four...
    Officials: Afghan forces still clearing city of Ghazni of Taliban fighters on 5th day following massive insurgent attack.More >>
    Officials: Afghan forces still clearing city of Ghazni of Taliban fighters on 5th day following massive insurgent attack.More >>
  • WH insists Trump's no racist as he vilifies another minority

    WH insists Trump's no racist as he vilifies another minority

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:26:09 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:00:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, center, is flanked by White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, left, and  then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson as he speaks ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, center, is flanked by White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, left, and then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson as he speaks ...
    Just like old times: Trump and Omarosa spar over whether he used the N-word, other allegations in her new book.More >>
    Just like old times: Trump and Omarosa spar over whether he used the N-word, other allegations in her new book.More >>
  • Official: Venezuelan general arrested in assassination plot

    Official: Venezuelan general arrested in assassination plot

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:03:22 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:56 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:56:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). A supporter of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro holds up his picture during a rally in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. The United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) organized the rally to show support for the...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). A supporter of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro holds up his picture during a rally in Caracas, Venezuela, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. The United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) organized the rally to show support for the...
    Prosecutors in Venezuela say they've arrested two high-ranking military officers suspected in an assassination attempt on President Nicolas Maduro.More >>
    Prosecutors in Venezuela say they've arrested two high-ranking military officers suspected in an assassination attempt on President Nicolas Maduro.More >>
  • US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:34:32 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:52:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building...More >>
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building a tech startup to fight terrorism.More >>
  • Uganda opposition figure held after anti-president protest

    Uganda opposition figure held after anti-president protest

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:41 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:41:30 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:29:42 GMT
    An official says a prominent opposition figure has been detained following violent clashes Monday night that allegedly started when the president's motorcade was pelted with stones.More >>
    An official says a prominent opposition figure has been detained following violent clashes Monday night that allegedly started when the president's motorcade was pelted with stones.More >>
  • Duterte: China should temper its behavior in disputed waters

    Duterte: China should temper its behavior in disputed waters

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:50:08 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:59 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:59:35 GMT
    Duterte, who has long tried to nurture closeness between Philippines and China, says Beijing is wrong to claim airspace above man-made islands and surrounding waters in South China Sea and should not tell others to...More >>
    Duterte, who has long tried to nurture closeness between Philippines and China, says Beijing is wrong to claim airspace above man-made islands and surrounding waters in South China Sea and should not tell others to leave.More >>
  • Pentagon spokeswoman under inspector general investigation

    Pentagon spokeswoman under inspector general investigation

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-08-14 22:46:09 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:55 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:55:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this April 14, 2018, file photo, Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana W. White takes questions during a media availability at the Pentagon. The Pentagon confirms that White, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis’ public affa...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this April 14, 2018, file photo, Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana W. White takes questions during a media availability at the Pentagon. The Pentagon confirms that White, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis’ public affa...
    U.S. officials say Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' public affairs chief is being investigated after allegations she misused her authority, used her staff for personal business.More >>
    U.S. officials say Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' public affairs chief is being investigated after allegations she misused her authority, used her staff for personal business.More >>
  • Mattis heard gunfire outside his hotel in Rio de Janeiro

    Mattis heard gunfire outside his hotel in Rio de Janeiro

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-08-14 22:23:07 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-08-14 22:46:40 GMT
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he heard gunfire early Tuesday during his stay in Rio de Janeiro.More >>
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he heard gunfire early Tuesday during his stay in Rio de Janeiro.More >>
  • Mattis says Taliban's tactics endanger Afghan civilians

    Mattis says Taliban's tactics endanger Afghan civilians

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:44:41 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-08-14 22:11:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan police officers search a vehicle at a checkpoint on the Ghazni highway, in Maidan Shar, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influence barely 7...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan police officers search a vehicle at a checkpoint on the Ghazni highway, in Maidan Shar, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influence barely 7...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Taliban's usage of civilian homes as fighting positions is forcing Afghan government forces to move slowly in expelling the insurgents from the city of Ghazni.More >>
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Taliban's usage of civilian homes as fighting positions is forcing Afghan government forces to move slowly in expelling the insurgents from the city of Ghazni.More >>
  • Mattis: US needs Space Force to counter Russia, China

    Mattis: US needs Space Force to counter Russia, China

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:56 AM EDT2018-08-14 12:56:41 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:07:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres). Brazil's Defense Minister Joaquim Silva e Luna, left, walks with U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, after their meeting in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Mattis has spent six days visiting South American countries,...(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres). Brazil's Defense Minister Joaquim Silva e Luna, left, walks with U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, after their meeting in Brasilia, Brazil, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Mattis has spent six days visiting South American countries,...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is making a pitch to Brazil for building a closer defense partnership with the United States, including in space research.More >>
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is making a pitch to Brazil for building a closer defense partnership with the United States, including in space research.More >>
  • The Latest: UK police say properties raided after car crash

    The Latest: UK police say properties raided after car crash

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:01:28 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:27:07 GMT
    (Sam Lister/PA via AP). Police patrol on Millbank, in central London, after a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, in London,  Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Ho...(Sam Lister/PA via AP). Police patrol on Millbank, in central London, after a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Ho...
    The Latest: London's Metropolitan Police say no one is in a life-threatening condition following a car crash outside the Houses of Parliament.More >>
    The Latest: London's Metropolitan Police say no one is in a life-threatening condition following a car crash outside the Houses of Parliament.More >>
  • Congo's latest Ebola outbreak taking place in a war zone

    Congo's latest Ebola outbreak taking place in a war zone

    Saturday, August 11 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-08-11 14:29:11 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-08-14 17:03:01 GMT
    7 killed in rebel attack amid Congo's latest deadly Ebola outbreak; population sent fleeing.More >>
    7 killed in rebel attack amid Congo's latest deadly Ebola outbreak; population sent fleeing.More >>
  • Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

    Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:35:57 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:55:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump talks with Maj. Gen. Walter Piatt as they watch an air assault exercise at Wheeler-Sack Army Air Field in Fort Drum, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018,(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump talks with Maj. Gen. Walter Piatt as they watch an air assault exercise at Wheeler-Sack Army Air Field in Fort Drum, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018,
    President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after giving a speech that didn't reference the ailing senator once.More >>
    President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after giving a speech that didn't reference the ailing senator once.More >>
  • Activist compares Beijing's rule in Hong Kong to colonialism

    Activist compares Beijing's rule in Hong Kong to colonialism

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:56:36 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-08-14 14:13:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Pro-independence activist Andy Chan, left, is surrounded by journalists as he leaves Foreign Correspondents Club after delivering his speech in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Chan gave a speech to foreign journalists whose as...(AP Photo/Vincent Yu). Pro-independence activist Andy Chan, left, is surrounded by journalists as he leaves Foreign Correspondents Club after delivering his speech in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Chan gave a speech to foreign journalists whose as...
    A Hong Kong independence activist decried Beijing's rule as modern-day colonialism in a speech to a foreign journalists' association that defied the Chinese government's demand to cancel the event.More >>
    A Hong Kong independence activist decried Beijing's rule as modern-day colonialism in a speech to a foreign journalists' association that defied the Chinese government's demand to cancel the event.More >>
  • Beijing: Anti-China forces are criticizing Uighur crackdown

    Beijing: Anti-China forces are criticizing Uighur crackdown

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:16:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-08-14 11:14:51 GMT
    China is blaming "anti-China forces" for the growing criticism of Beijing's policies in a far western region where large groups of ethnic Uighurs are being detained in internment camps.More >>
    China is blaming "anti-China forces" for the growing criticism of Beijing's policies in a far western region where large groups of ethnic Uighurs are being detained in internment camps.More >>
  • Syria vows to help refugees return, wants sanctions lifted

    Syria vows to help refugees return, wants sanctions lifted

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:03:20 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-08-14 10:34:38 GMT
    Syrian government officials have vowed to ensure the safe return of refugees and are urging Western countries to encourage the process by lifting sanctions.More >>
    Syrian government officials have vowed to ensure the safe return of refugees and are urging Western countries to encourage the process by lifting sanctions.More >>
  • The Latest: Afghan aid group offers to help Ghazni's wounded

    The Latest: Afghan aid group offers to help Ghazni's wounded

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:31 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:31:25 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-08-14 10:31:32 GMT
    The Latest: Afghan spokesman says Taliban have overrun a military base in country's north, killing 17 troops.More >>
    The Latest: Afghan spokesman says Taliban have overrun a military base in country's north, killing 17 troops.More >>
  • Reality White House: Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges

    Reality White House: Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:04:24 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 10:01:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, center, is flanked by White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, left, and  then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson as he speaks ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, center, is flanked by White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, left, and then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson as he speaks ...
    President Donald Trump lashed out at Omarosa Manigault Newman Monday over book, recordings.More >>
    President Donald Trump lashed out at Omarosa Manigault Newman Monday over book, recordings.More >>
  • Assaults by Taliban raise questions about US plan for peace

    Assaults by Taliban raise questions about US plan for peace

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:25:38 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:48 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:48:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan.  A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influence barely 75...(AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influence barely 75...
    Taliban's ability to attack is raising questions about US plan for ending war in Afghanistan.More >>
    Taliban's ability to attack is raising questions about US plan for ending war in Afghanistan.More >>
  • UK Labour leader under fire over Palestinian wreath-laying

    UK Labour leader under fire over Palestinian wreath-laying

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:27:13 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:42:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, file). FILE - In this Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives to attend a Memorial Service to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the murder of black teenager Stephen Lawr...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, file). FILE - In this Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives to attend a Memorial Service to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the murder of black teenager Stephen Lawr...
    British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, facing allegations of enabling anti-Semitism, has acknowledged he was present at a wreath-laying to Palestinians allegedly linked to the murder of 11 Israeli athletes at the...More >>
    British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, facing allegations of enabling anti-Semitism, has acknowledged he was present at a wreath-laying to Palestinians allegedly linked to the murder of 11 Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics.More >>
  • UN report: Up to 30,000 Islamic State members in Iraq, Syria

    UN report: Up to 30,000 Islamic State members in Iraq, Syria

    Monday, August 13 2018 6:39 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:39:23 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:57 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:57:49 GMT
    A U.N. report says the Islamic State extremist group has an estimated 20,000 to 30,000 members roughly equally distributed between Syria and Iraq and its global network poses a rising threat _ as does al-Qaida.More >>
    A U.N. report says the Islamic State extremist group has an estimated 20,000 to 30,000 members roughly equally distributed between Syria and Iraq and its global network poses a rising threat _ as does al-Qaida.More >>
  • Key Afghan city turned into 'ghost town' by deadly battles

    Key Afghan city turned into 'ghost town' by deadly battles

    Monday, August 13 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:55:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:38:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, a wounded woman is brought into a hospital in Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The United States has sent military advisers to aid Afghan forces in Ghazni, where the...(AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, a wounded woman is brought into a hospital in Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The United States has sent military advisers to aid Afghan forces in Ghazni, where the...
    Kabul says battle with the Taliban in city of Ghazni has killed about 100 Afghan forces, 20 civilians.More >>
    Kabul says battle with the Taliban in city of Ghazni has killed about 100 Afghan forces, 20 civilians.More >>
  • Rival Korea leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

    Rival Korea leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-08-13 01:36:25 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-08-14 05:23:41 GMT
    The rival Koreas have begun high-level talks to set the date and the venue for a third summit between their leaders.More >>
    The rival Koreas have begun high-level talks to set the date and the venue for a third summit between their leaders.More >>
  • Taliban offensive exposes fragile US hopes for Afghan peace

    Taliban offensive exposes fragile US hopes for Afghan peace

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:43:50 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:28:37 GMT
    A year after the Trump administration introduced its strategy for Afghanistan, the Taliban are asserting themselves on the battlefield even as U.S. officials talk up hopes for peace.More >>
    A year after the Trump administration introduced its strategy for Afghanistan, the Taliban are asserting themselves on the battlefield even as U.S. officials talk up hopes for peace.More >>
  • Under new law, military kids get sex assault protections

    Under new law, military kids get sex assault protections

    Monday, August 13 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:17:30 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:09:40 GMT
    The Defense Department must improve how it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at U.S. military bases across the world as part of a sweeping new law President Donald Trump signed Monday.More >>
    The Defense Department must improve how it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at U.S. military bases across the world as part of a sweeping new law President Donald Trump signed Monday.More >>
  • As Asian Games host, Indonesia has more at stake than sport

    As Asian Games host, Indonesia has more at stake than sport

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-08-14 02:11:40 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-08-14 02:36:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). In this July 25, 2018, photo, members of joint Indonesian police and military special forces take part in an anti-terrorism drill ahead of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia is deploying 100,000 police and ...(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). In this July 25, 2018, photo, members of joint Indonesian police and military special forces take part in an anti-terrorism drill ahead of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia is deploying 100,000 police and ...
    Indonesia is deploying 100,000 police and soldiers to provide security for the Asian Games, the biggest event ever held in its terror attack prone capital Jakarta, parts of which have been spruced up as it readies...More >>
    Indonesia is deploying 100,000 police and soldiers to provide security for the Asian Games, the biggest event ever held in its terror attack prone capital Jakarta, parts of which have been spruced up as it readies to welcome thousands of visitors.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump denies using racial slur on tapes

    The Latest: Trump denies using racial slur on tapes

    Monday, August 13 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:35:18 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-08-14 02:22:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault, then-director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison, center, speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, befo...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault, then-director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison, center, speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, befo...
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is releasing an audio recording of a conversation she says she had with President Donald Trump after she was fired from the White House.More >>
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is releasing an audio recording of a conversation she says she had with President Donald Trump after she was fired from the White House.More >>
  • Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges; reality TV rerun?

    Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges; reality TV rerun?

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:27:55 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:05:18 GMT
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is drawing fire from President Donald Trump's allies and national security experts for admitting that she secretly recorded her firing by chief of staff John...More >>
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is drawing fire from President Donald Trump's allies and national security experts for admitting that she secretly recorded her firing by chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room.More >>
  • Charlottesville anniversary: Peaceful protests, few arrests

    Charlottesville anniversary: Peaceful protests, few arrests

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:27:33 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:16:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Demonstrators march near the White House on the one year anniversary of the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Demonstrators march near the White House on the one year anniversary of the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in Washington.
    Events to mark the anniversary of the deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, were largely peaceful, with police making just a handful of arrests.More >>
    Events to mark the anniversary of the deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, were largely peaceful, with police making just a handful of arrests.More >>
  • WWII remains come home, brothers get to pay last respects

    WWII remains come home, brothers get to pay last respects

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:47:12 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:43:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this July 31, 2018 photo, Dominic Ragucci poses for a portrait in Philadelphia with a photo of his brother, Emil, who was killed in action during World War II. Nearly 70 years after Emil's death in the South Pacific Battle of...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this July 31, 2018 photo, Dominic Ragucci poses for a portrait in Philadelphia with a photo of his brother, Emil, who was killed in action during World War II. Nearly 70 years after Emil's death in the South Pacific Battle of...
    Dominic Ragucci had thought for nearly 70 years that the remains of his older brother, Emil, were swept out to sea during a World War II battle on a Pacific atoll. On Monday, he plans to stand on the tarmac in...More >>
    Dominic Ragucci had thought for nearly 70 years that the remains of his older brother, Emil, were swept out to sea during a World War II battle on a Pacific atoll. On Monday, he plans to stand on the tarmac in Philadelphia and greet Emil's remains.More >>
  • UAE responds to AP report on deals with al-Qaida in Yemen

    UAE responds to AP report on deals with al-Qaida in Yemen

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:40:44 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:31:35 GMT
    The United Arab Emirates says it is actively fighting al-Qaida's branch in Yemen after an Associated Press report outlined how Emirati forces cut secret deals with the militants to get them to abandon territory.More >>
    The United Arab Emirates says it is actively fighting al-Qaida's branch in Yemen after an Associated Press report outlined how Emirati forces cut secret deals with the militants to get them to abandon territory.More >>
  • Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

    Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-08-12 13:53:30 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:27:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The Whit...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The Whit...
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly taped her firing by White House chief of staff John Kelly in the Situation Room.More >>
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly taped her firing by White House chief of staff John Kelly in the Situation Room.More >>
  • Minister in Poland calls LGBT march a 'parade of sodomites'

    Minister in Poland calls LGBT march a 'parade of sodomites'

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:02:42 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:04:11 GMT
    Poland's right-wing defense minister has used the term "sodomites" to describe the recent LGBT rights march while giving an interview on a pro-government Catholic television.More >>
    Poland's right-wing defense minister has used the term "sodomites" to describe the recent LGBT rights march while giving an interview on a pro-government Catholic television.More >>
  • Pentagon chief Mattis defends his reversal on Space Force

    Pentagon chief Mattis defends his reversal on Space Force

    Sunday, August 12 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-08-12 22:09:45 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:04:22 GMT
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he's satisfied that creating a Space Force as a separate military service is the right way to reorganize the Pentagon's approach to space.More >>
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he's satisfied that creating a Space Force as a separate military service is the right way to reorganize the Pentagon's approach to space.More >>
  • The Latest: Scores killed fighting Taliban in Afghan city

    The Latest: Scores killed fighting Taliban in Afghan city

    Monday, August 13 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:25:19 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:16 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:16:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan Security personnel petrol in the city of Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The United States has sent military advisers to aid Afghan forces in Ghazni, where t...(AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan Security personnel petrol in the city of Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The United States has sent military advisers to aid Afghan forces in Ghazni, where t...
    The Latest: Afghan minister: Battle with Taliban in Ghazni killed about 100 members of security forces, 20 civilians.More >>
    The Latest: Afghan minister: Battle with Taliban in Ghazni killed about 100 members of security forces, 20 civilians.More >>
  • Syrian group: Death toll in blast in rebel town rises to 67

    Syrian group: Death toll in blast in rebel town rises to 67

    Monday, August 13 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-08-13 09:55:14 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:15:55 GMT
    Syrian search-and-rescue group: Death toll from blast in rebel-held town the previous day rises to 67.More >>
    Syrian search-and-rescue group: Death toll from blast in rebel-held town the previous day rises to 67.More >>
  • US advising Afghan forces in battle for eastern city

    US advising Afghan forces in battle for eastern city

    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-08-12 12:53:15 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 7:32 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:32:56 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE -  In this June 16, 2018 file photo, Taliban fighters ride their motorbikes inside Ghazni city, capital of Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. An Afghan official said Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, that security forces are battl...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this June 16, 2018 file photo, Taliban fighters ride their motorbikes inside Ghazni city, capital of Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. An Afghan official said Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, that security forces are battl...
    Afghan official: Security forces are battling the Taliban for the third straight day in the city of Ghazni.More >>
    Afghan official: Security forces are battling the Taliban for the third straight day in the city of Ghazni.More >>
  • Malians vote in presidential runoff amid attacks, threats

    Malians vote in presidential runoff amid attacks, threats

    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:05 AM EDT2018-08-12 09:05:58 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-08-13 08:46:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Baba Ahmed, File). FILE- In this Monday July 16, 2018, file photo a supporter of Soumaila Cisse, Opposition Presidential candidate with Union for the Republic and Democracy party hold a poster that reads '' Together lets restore hope'', durin...(AP Photo/Baba Ahmed, File). FILE- In this Monday July 16, 2018, file photo a supporter of Soumaila Cisse, Opposition Presidential candidate with Union for the Republic and Democracy party hold a poster that reads '' Together lets restore hope'', durin...
    Malians are voting in a second round presidential election between incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and opposition leader Soumaila Cisse.More >>
    Malians are voting in a second round presidential election between incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and opposition leader Soumaila Cisse.More >>
  • 4 Jordanian troops, 3 suspected militants dead in clash

    4 Jordanian troops, 3 suspected militants dead in clash

    Sunday, August 12 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-08-12 05:16:12 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:47:46 GMT
    Jordanian official: 5 suspected militants in custody after clashes that killed 3 members of the security forces.More >>
    Jordanian official: 5 suspected militants in custody after clashes that killed 3 members of the security forces.More >>
  • Pence outlines US Space Force plan for 'next battlefield'

    Pence outlines US Space Force plan for 'next battlefield'

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:53:38 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:29:54 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence says the time has come to establish a new United States Space Force to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened completion and threats from China and Russia.More >>
    Vice President Mike Pence says the time has come to establish a new United States Space Force to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened completion and threats from China and Russia.More >>
  • Blast in northern Syria kills at least 36; cause unclear

    Blast in northern Syria kills at least 36; cause unclear

    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:37 AM EDT2018-08-12 09:37:07 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:26 PM EDT2018-08-13 00:26:35 GMT
    Syrian activists say explosion in village near Turkish border kills at least 18, collapses building.More >>
    Syrian activists say explosion in village near Turkish border kills at least 18, collapses building.More >>
  • US ambassador urges UK to back Trump on Iran nuke deal

    US ambassador urges UK to back Trump on Iran nuke deal

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-08-12 13:08:15 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:16:09 GMT
    The U.S. ambassador in London is urging Britain to back President Donald Trump in pulling out of the Iran nuclear agreement, saying a united front is the best way to persuade Tehran to change course.More >>
    The U.S. ambassador in London is urging Britain to back President Donald Trump in pulling out of the Iran nuclear agreement, saying a united front is the best way to persuade Tehran to change course.More >>
  • The Latest: Death toll from Syria blast climbs to 36

    The Latest: Death toll from Syria blast climbs to 36

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-08-12 13:43:17 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-08-12 13:43:46 GMT
    (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP). This photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian White Helmet civil defense workers extinguishing a fire ...(Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP). This photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian White Helmet civil defense workers extinguishing a fire ...
    Syrian opposition activists say a mysterious blast in the country's north has killed at least 36 people, including children.More >>
    Syrian opposition activists say a mysterious blast in the country's north has killed at least 36 people, including children.More >>
  • Suspected jihadis kill 6 in east Burkina Faso

    Suspected jihadis kill 6 in east Burkina Faso

    Sunday, August 12 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-08-12 10:16:23 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-08-12 12:53:44 GMT
    Burkina Faso State TV reports that five gendarmes and one civilian have been killed between the rural communes of Boungou and Ougarou in the nation's far east.More >>
    Burkina Faso State TV reports that five gendarmes and one civilian have been killed between the rural communes of Boungou and Ougarou in the nation's far east.More >>
  • Taliban cling to pockets of Afghan city after assault

    Taliban cling to pockets of Afghan city after assault

    Saturday, August 11 2018 7:52 AM EDT2018-08-11 11:52:41 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-08-12 10:38:27 GMT
    Afghan forces are battling the Taliban in parts of Ghazni a day after the insurgents launched a multi-pronged assault on the eastern city.More >>
    Afghan forces are battling the Taliban in parts of Ghazni a day after the insurgents launched a multi-pronged assault on the eastern city.More >>
  • 3 Jordan policemen killed in storming of militants' hideout

    3 Jordan policemen killed in storming of militants' hideout

    Saturday, August 11 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-08-11 20:04:03 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-08-12 05:46:16 GMT
    Three members of Jordan's security forces killed as they storm a hideout of suspected militants that had been rigged with explosives.More >>
    Three members of Jordan's security forces killed as they storm a hideout of suspected militants that had been rigged with explosives.More >>
  • The Latest: Jordan official says 3 police killed in raid

    The Latest: Jordan official says 3 police killed in raid

    Saturday, August 11 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-08-11 19:54:06 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-08-11 21:29:59 GMT
    Jordan's government spokeswoman says the number of police officers killed in the storming of a suspected militants' hideout has risen to three.More >>
    Jordan's government spokeswoman says the number of police officers killed in the storming of a suspected militants' hideout has risen to three.More >>
  • Taiwan's Tsai travels in face of China diplomatic onslaught

    Taiwan's Tsai travels in face of China diplomatic onslaught

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:29 PM EDT2018-08-11 02:29:11 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-08-11 20:10:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen attends a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan. When Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen departs Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, for Latin America, she’ll be travel...(AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen attends a news conference in Taipei, Taiwan. When Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen departs Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, for Latin America, she’ll be travel...
    When Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen departs Sunday for Latin America, she'll be traveling to a region she's already visited three times in two years.More >>
    When Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen departs Sunday for Latin America, she'll be traveling to a region she's already visited three times in two years.More >>
  • UN approves Chile's Bachelet as new human rights chief

    UN approves Chile's Bachelet as new human rights chief

    Friday, August 10 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-10 15:13:51 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:21:33 GMT
    The U.N. General Assembly has approved Chile's former President Michelle Bachelet as the next U.N. human rights chief by consensus.More >>
    The U.N. General Assembly has approved Chile's former President Michelle Bachelet as the next U.N. human rights chief by consensus.More >>
  • Yemen's Shiite rebels welcome UN call for Saudi strike probe

    Yemen's Shiite rebels welcome UN call for Saudi strike probe

    Friday, August 10 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-10 11:16:16 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-08-11 13:25:55 GMT
    (AP Video via AP). This image made from video taken on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, shows a child injured in an airstrike being treated at a hospital in Saada, Yemen. Yemen's Shiite rebels are backing a United Nations' call for an investigation into a Saudi...(AP Video via AP). This image made from video taken on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, shows a child injured in an airstrike being treated at a hospital in Saada, Yemen. Yemen's Shiite rebels are backing a United Nations' call for an investigation into a Saudi...
    Yemen's Shiite rebels welcome UN call for probe into Saudi-led coalition airstrike that killed many children.More >>
    Yemen's Shiite rebels welcome UN call for probe into Saudi-led coalition airstrike that killed many children.More >>
  • Congo's latest outbreak more challenging than ever, WHO says

    Congo's latest outbreak more challenging than ever, WHO says

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:57:39 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 8:19 AM EDT2018-08-11 12:19:52 GMT
    Congo's latest outbreak more challenging than ever, WHO says; multiple armed groups a threat.More >>
    Congo's latest outbreak more challenging than ever, WHO says; multiple armed groups a threat.More >>
  • Charlottesville gave momentum to Confederate monument foes

    Charlottesville gave momentum to Confederate monument foes

    Saturday, August 11 2018 8:12 AM EDT2018-08-11 12:12:51 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 8:12 AM EDT2018-08-11 12:12:53 GMT
    Efforts to take down Confederate monuments gained explosive momentum after Charlottesville.More >>
    Efforts to take down Confederate monuments gained explosive momentum after Charlottesville.More >>
  • Brazen Taliban attack raises pressure on Afghan forces

    Brazen Taliban attack raises pressure on Afghan forces

    Friday, August 10 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-08-10 05:00:51 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-08-11 11:24:03 GMT
    Officials say Taliban fighters attacked an eastern provincial capital early Friday, leaving dead and wounded before Afghan forces pushed the militants out of the city.More >>
    Officials say Taliban fighters attacked an eastern provincial capital early Friday, leaving dead and wounded before Afghan forces pushed the militants out of the city.More >>
  • Violence erupts amid Gaza cease-fire, 2 Palestinians killed

    Violence erupts amid Gaza cease-fire, 2 Palestinians killed

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-10 06:11:29 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-08-11 09:19:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Palestinians inspect the damaged building of Said al-Mis'hal cultural center after it was hit bombed by an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.  The Palestinian Health Ministry says several bystanders were wo...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Palestinians inspect the damaged building of Said al-Mis'hal cultural center after it was hit bombed by an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. The Palestinian Health Ministry says several bystanders were wo...
    Gaza's militant Hamas rulers and Israel appear to be honoring cease-fire after 2 days of intense flare-up.More >>
    Gaza's militant Hamas rulers and Israel appear to be honoring cease-fire after 2 days of intense flare-up.More >>
  • CIA cables detail interrogation at base run by CIA director

    CIA cables detail interrogation at base run by CIA director

    Friday, August 10 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-08-10 22:24:24 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:00 PM EDT2018-08-11 02:00:36 GMT
    Newly declassified documents released Friday offer more detail how an accused al-Qaida operative was stripped naked, repeatedly slammed against walls, waterboarded at a covert detention site that CIA Director Gina...More >>
    Newly declassified documents released Friday offer more detail how an accused al-Qaida operative was stripped naked, repeatedly slammed against walls, waterboarded at a covert detention site that CIA Director Gina Haspel briefly oversaw after 9/11.More >>
  • Arbitrary arrests, abuse the new norm in Nicaragua

    Arbitrary arrests, abuse the new norm in Nicaragua

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-08-10 13:27:36 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:00:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco). In this July 27, 2018 photo, a university student who did not want to be identified for fear of reprisals from the government shows his scars, the product of surgery to extract a bullet from his shoulder, in Managua, Nicaragu...(AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco). In this July 27, 2018 photo, a university student who did not want to be identified for fear of reprisals from the government shows his scars, the product of surgery to extract a bullet from his shoulder, in Managua, Nicaragu...
    Arbitrary arrests, abuse the new norm in Nicaragua as government cracks down on unrest.More >>
    Arbitrary arrests, abuse the new norm in Nicaragua as government cracks down on unrest.More >>
  • Syria: At least 22 killed in Idlib and Aleppo airstrikes

    Syria: At least 22 killed in Idlib and Aleppo airstrikes

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-08-10 18:58:26 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 8:40 PM EDT2018-08-11 00:40:40 GMT
    Syrian government forces unleash wave of strikes on opposition territory, killing at least 22.More >>
    Syrian government forces unleash wave of strikes on opposition territory, killing at least 22.More >>
  • Secretly handmade for CIA: Pottery from Poland

    Secretly handmade for CIA: Pottery from Poland

    Friday, August 10 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-08-10 17:53:30 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-08-10 21:20:00 GMT
    (Boleslawiec Artistic Handicrafts Cooperative via AP). In this undated photo made available on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 by the Boleslawiec Artistic Handicrafts Cooperative,  pieces of unique hand-painted pottery with the CIA logo recently made for the U.S...(Boleslawiec Artistic Handicrafts Cooperative via AP). In this undated photo made available on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 by the Boleslawiec Artistic Handicrafts Cooperative, pieces of unique hand-painted pottery with the CIA logo recently made for the U.S...
    It was secret handiwork done for the CIA by experts in Poland: painted tableware with the intelligence agency's logo.More >>
    It was secret handiwork done for the CIA by experts in Poland: painted tableware with the intelligence agency's logo.More >>
  • 14,000 fight California fires, some from prisons or overseas

    14,000 fight California fires, some from prisons or overseas

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:06 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:06:41 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:32:03 GMT
    (Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP). Evacuees from Lucerne, from left, Ken Bennett with Ember Reynolds, 8, and Lisa Reynolds watch the sunset as smoke from the Ranch Fire rises into the sky at Austin Park Beach in California's Clearlake with Mount ...(Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP). Evacuees from Lucerne, from left, Ken Bennett with Ember Reynolds, 8, and Lisa Reynolds watch the sunset as smoke from the Ranch Fire rises into the sky at Austin Park Beach in California's Clearlake with Mount ...
    California could be facing the worst wildfire season ever as some 18 gigantic blazes ravage the state _ and the historically worst months are still to come.More >>
    California could be facing the worst wildfire season ever as some 18 gigantic blazes ravage the state _ and the historically worst months are still to come.More >>
  • The Latest: Israel says it struck Hamas position in Gaza

    The Latest: Israel says it struck Hamas position in Gaza

    Friday, August 10 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-08-10 16:42:46 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-08-10 18:06:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Palestinians inspect the damaged building of Said al-Mis'hal cultural center after it was hit bombed by an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.  The Palestinian Health Ministry says several bystanders were wo...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Palestinians inspect the damaged building of Said al-Mis'hal cultural center after it was hit bombed by an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. The Palestinian Health Ministry says several bystanders were wo...
    Palestinian health officials say a paramedic has been shot and killed by Israeli fire at a Hamas-led protest along the Gaza border as the militant Islamic group and Israel observed a cease-fire.More >>
    Palestinian health officials say a paramedic has been shot and killed by Israeli fire at a Hamas-led protest along the Gaza border as the militant Islamic group and Israel observed a cease-fire.More >>
  • Macron, Putin talk about hunger-striking Ukraine filmmaker

    Macron, Putin talk about hunger-striking Ukraine filmmaker

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:23:24 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-08-10 15:45:41 GMT
    (AP Photo, file). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 file photo, Oleg Sentsov gestures as the verdict is delivered, as he stands behind bars at a court in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. The lawyer for a hunger-striking Ukrainian filmmaker imprisoned in Russ...(AP Photo, file). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 file photo, Oleg Sentsov gestures as the verdict is delivered, as he stands behind bars at a court in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. The lawyer for a hunger-striking Ukrainian filmmaker imprisoned in Russ...
    French President Emmanuel Macron has told Russian President Vladimir Putin about his concern for a Ukrainian filmmaker who is on a hunger strike in a Russian jail.More >>
    French President Emmanuel Macron has told Russian President Vladimir Putin about his concern for a Ukrainian filmmaker who is on a hunger strike in a Russian jail.More >>
  • US judge halts deportation, threatens Sessions with contempt

    US judge halts deportation, threatens Sessions with contempt

    Thursday, August 9 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-08-09 21:46:36 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-08-10 15:24:32 GMT
    A federal judge halts a deportation in progress and threatens to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt if the mother and daughter aren't returned to the U.S.More >>
    A federal judge halts a deportation in progress and threatens to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt if the mother and daughter aren't returned to the U.S.More >>
  • UK man pleads guilty to plotting van attack on London street

    UK man pleads guilty to plotting van attack on London street

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:13:50 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:47 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:47:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Pedestrians walk past the House of Fraser department store on Oxford Street in London, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018.  British retailer Sports Direct said Friday that it has bought struggling department store chain House of Fraser, j...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Pedestrians walk past the House of Fraser department store on Oxford Street in London, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. British retailer Sports Direct said Friday that it has bought struggling department store chain House of Fraser, j...
    A Muslim convert has pleaded guilty to plotting a van attack on crowds in London's busy Oxford Street shopping district.More >>
    A Muslim convert has pleaded guilty to plotting a van attack on crowds in London's busy Oxford Street shopping district.More >>
  • For now, Army suspends discharges of immigrant recruits

    For now, Army suspends discharges of immigrant recruits

    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-08-09 04:54:11 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:19:33 GMT
    The U.S. Army has temporarily suspended discharges of immigrant reservists and recruits who were promised a pathway to citizenship when they enlisted,.More >>
    The U.S. Army has temporarily suspended discharges of immigrant reservists and recruits who were promised a pathway to citizenship when they enlisted,.More >>
  • Yemen rebels say Saudi coalition airstrike in north kills 50

    Yemen rebels say Saudi coalition airstrike in north kills 50

    Thursday, August 9 2018 5:04 AM EDT2018-08-09 09:04:02 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 6:29 AM EDT2018-08-10 10:29:19 GMT
    Yemeni tribal leaders: Airstrikes blamed on Saudi-led coalition hit market and bus, killing at least 20 people.More >>
    Yemeni tribal leaders: Airstrikes blamed on Saudi-led coalition hit market and bus, killing at least 20 people.More >>
  • Koreas prepare for summit as North asks US to ease sanctions

    Koreas prepare for summit as North asks US to ease sanctions

    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:38 AM EDT2018-08-09 07:38:19 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-08-10 08:22:04 GMT
    Seoul says the rival Koreas have agreed on high-level talks next Monday to prepare for a leaders' summit.More >>
    Seoul says the rival Koreas have agreed on high-level talks next Monday to prepare for a leaders' summit.More >>
  • Hamas says Gaza cease-fire reached with Israel

    Hamas says Gaza cease-fire reached with Israel

    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-08-09 04:54:16 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-08-10 07:12:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). An explosion caused by Israeli airstrikes on Gaza City, early Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. Israel struck targets in the Gaza Strip after dozens of rockets were launched Wednesday from the coastal territory ruled by the Islamic milit...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). An explosion caused by Israeli airstrikes on Gaza City, early Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. Israel struck targets in the Gaza Strip after dozens of rockets were launched Wednesday from the coastal territory ruled by the Islamic milit...
    Gaza health officials say a pregnant woman, an infant and a Hamas fighter have been killed in Israeli airstrikes on Gaza.More >>
    Gaza health officials say a pregnant woman, an infant and a Hamas fighter have been killed in Israeli airstrikes on Gaza.More >>
  • Leaflets dropped over Syria's Idlib call for reconciliation

    Leaflets dropped over Syria's Idlib call for reconciliation

    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:17:11 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-08-10 05:37:04 GMT
    Activists: Syrian military drops leaflets over rebel-held Idlib province, urges residents to reconcile with government.More >>
    Activists: Syrian military drops leaflets over rebel-held Idlib province, urges residents to reconcile with government.More >>
  • The Latest: Hamas says Gaza cease-fire reached

    The Latest: Hamas says Gaza cease-fire reached

    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-08-09 16:15:23 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-08-10 00:32:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Fire balls caused by Israeli airstrikes on Gaza City, early Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.  Israel struck targets in the Gaza Strip after dozens of rockets were launched Wednesday from the coastal territory ruled by the Islamic milita...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Fire balls caused by Israeli airstrikes on Gaza City, early Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. Israel struck targets in the Gaza Strip after dozens of rockets were launched Wednesday from the coastal territory ruled by the Islamic milita...
    Palestinian officials say Israeli warplanes have attacked a cultural center in Gaza City. The Palestinian Health Ministry says seven bystanders were wounded in Thursday evening's airstrike in the Shati refugee camp.More >>
    Palestinian officials say Israeli warplanes have attacked a cultural center in Gaza City. The Palestinian Health Ministry says seven bystanders were wounded in Thursday evening's airstrike in the Shati refugee camp.More >>
  • Carla Provost is named Border Patrol's first female chief

    Carla Provost is named Border Patrol's first female chief

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:02:54 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-08-09 21:55:17 GMT
    Carla Provost is named the U.S. Border Patrol's first female chief in its 94-year-history.More >>
    Carla Provost is named the U.S. Border Patrol's first female chief in its 94-year-history.More >>
  • Estonia halts NATO air drills after jet misfires missile

    Estonia halts NATO air drills after jet misfires missile

    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-08-09 16:00:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-08-09 21:22:57 GMT
    Estonia's defense minister has ordered a halt to NATO's air exercises in Estonia pending an investigation after a missile was accidentally fired over the Baltic country's airspace by a Spanish fighter jet on...More >>
    Estonia's defense minister has ordered a halt to NATO's air exercises in Estonia pending an investigation after a missile was accidentally fired over the Baltic country's airspace by a Spanish fighter jet on exercises this week.More >>
  • History shared but unreconciled in city's Confederate statue

    History shared but unreconciled in city's Confederate statue

    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-08-09 05:10:26 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-08-09 21:16:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jay Reeves). A Confederate monument dedicated in 1909 stands in the middle of the square in Tuskegee, Ala., on Thursday, June 28, 2018. Demonstrators once tried to topple the monument and it has been the target of vandals. Yet a Confederate h...(AP Photo/Jay Reeves). A Confederate monument dedicated in 1909 stands in the middle of the square in Tuskegee, Ala., on Thursday, June 28, 2018. Demonstrators once tried to topple the monument and it has been the target of vandals. Yet a Confederate h...
    In Tuskegee, Alabama, where a statue honoring Confederate soldiers has stood for more than a century, history is shared but unreconciled.More >>
    In Tuskegee, Alabama, where a statue honoring Confederate soldiers has stood for more than a century, history is shared but unreconciled.More >>
  • NATO's top general visits candidate member Macedonia

    NATO's top general visits candidate member Macedonia

    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-08-09 19:35:51 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-08-09 20:52:58 GMT
    NATO's top military officer is visiting Macedonia, which hopes to join the alliance once a deal with neighboring Greece to rename itself "North Macedonia" is fully implemented.More >>
    NATO's top military officer is visiting Macedonia, which hopes to join the alliance once a deal with neighboring Greece to rename itself "North Macedonia" is fully implemented.More >>
  • Nagasaki marks 73 years since A-bombing as UN chief attends

    Nagasaki marks 73 years since A-bombing as UN chief attends

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-08-09 03:09:51 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:48:11 GMT
    (Takuma Kaneko/Kyodo News via AP). A woman prays in front of Peace Memorial Statue at Peace Park in Nagasaki, southern Japan, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, marking the 73rd anniversary of U.S. bombing on the city.(Takuma Kaneko/Kyodo News via AP). A woman prays in front of Peace Memorial Statue at Peace Park in Nagasaki, southern Japan, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, marking the 73rd anniversary of U.S. bombing on the city.
    Nagasaki is marking the 73rd anniversary of the atomic bombing of the city, joined by the U.N. chief for the first time amid the effort to push forward North Korea's denuclearization.More >>
    Nagasaki is marking the 73rd anniversary of the atomic bombing of the city, joined by the U.N. chief for the first time amid the effort to push forward North Korea's denuclearization.More >>
  • Report: Montenegro seeks ex-CIA agent in failed coup

    Report: Montenegro seeks ex-CIA agent in failed coup

    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-08-09 17:06:12 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:26:29 GMT
    Montenegro is seeking the arrest of a former CIA agent in what the government calls a failed pro-Russian coup in 2016 designed to prevent the Balkan country's NATO membership.More >>
    Montenegro is seeking the arrest of a former CIA agent in what the government calls a failed pro-Russian coup in 2016 designed to prevent the Balkan country's NATO membership.More >>
  • Turkey to outline 'new economic model' as currency slides

    Turkey to outline 'new economic model' as currency slides

    Thursday, August 9 2018 8:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 12:39:33 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces plan of action for the first 100 days of his new presidency, in Ankara, Turkey, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces plan of action for the first 100 days of his new presidency, in Ankara, Turkey, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.
    Turkey's government says it will reveal a "new economic model" this week as the country's currency continues to slide.More >>
    Turkey's government says it will reveal a "new economic model" this week as the country's currency continues to slide.More >>
  • North Dakota Senate hopefuls chase the veterans' vote

    North Dakota Senate hopefuls chase the veterans' vote

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:38:43 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-08-09 17:36:16 GMT
    In North Dakota, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Rep. Kevin Cramer are arguing over who is the better friend to veterans.More >>
    In North Dakota, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Rep. Kevin Cramer are arguing over who is the better friend to veterans.More >>
  • The Latest: UN says civil war has cost Syria $388B in damage

    The Latest: UN says civil war has cost Syria $388B in damage

    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-08-09 17:29:30 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-08-09 17:31:59 GMT
    UN agency says Syria's seven-year-long civil war has cost the country $388 billion in economic damage.More >>
    UN agency says Syria's seven-year-long civil war has cost the country $388 billion in economic damage.More >>
  • The Latest: Death toll from airstrike in Yemen rises to 43

    The Latest: Death toll from airstrike in Yemen rises to 43

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-08-09 13:18:46 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:57:35 GMT
    Yemen's Shiite rebels say the death toll from Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on a busy market and bus carrying civilians in the country's north has risen to 43.More >>
    Yemen's Shiite rebels say the death toll from Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on a busy market and bus carrying civilians in the country's north has risen to 43.More >>
  • Sons feel mixed emotions after NKorea returns dad's dog tag

    Sons feel mixed emotions after NKorea returns dad's dog tag

    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-08-09 04:32:03 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:13:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Larry McDaniel, of Jacksonville, Fla., left, and his brother, Charles McDaniel, of Indianapolis, sons of Master Sgt. Charles Hobert McDaniel who died in the Korean War in 1950, are presented their father's dog tag by an ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Larry McDaniel, of Jacksonville, Fla., left, and his brother, Charles McDaniel, of Indianapolis, sons of Master Sgt. Charles Hobert McDaniel who died in the Korean War in 1950, are presented their father's dog tag by an ...
    Sons who barely knew father missing in Korean War feel mixed emotions after North Korea returns his dog tag.More >>
    Sons who barely knew father missing in Korean War feel mixed emotions after North Korea returns his dog tag.More >>
  • Venezuela ruling party cracks down on opposition lawmakers

    Venezuela ruling party cracks down on opposition lawmakers

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:22:23 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-08-09 14:35:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias, File). FILE - In this Dec.13, 2017 file photo, president of Venezuelan parliament Julio Borges leaves after receiving the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, an award given to Venezuela's opposition, in Strasbourg, ea...(AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias, File). FILE - In this Dec.13, 2017 file photo, president of Venezuelan parliament Julio Borges leaves after receiving the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, an award given to Venezuela's opposition, in Strasbourg, ea...
    President Nicolas Maduro has accused two opposition legislators of having roles in the drone attack that Venezuelan officials have called an assassination attempt on the leader, and his allies are moving against...More >>
    President Nicolas Maduro has accused two opposition legislators of having roles in the drone attack that Venezuelan officials have called an assassination attempt on the leader, and his allies are moving against the accused.More >>
  • Sept. 11 helper set to be released in Germany, deported

    Sept. 11 helper set to be released in Germany, deported

    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:09 AM EDT2018-08-09 11:09:08 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-08-09 12:40:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fabian Bimmer, Pool). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2007 file picture Moroccan Mounir El Motassadeq waits prior his trial at a court in Hamburg, northern Germany, The Moroccan man has been sentenced to a 15-year prison sentence in Germany for helpin...(AP Photo/Fabian Bimmer, Pool). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2007 file picture Moroccan Mounir El Motassadeq waits prior his trial at a court in Hamburg, northern Germany, The Moroccan man has been sentenced to a 15-year prison sentence in Germany for helpin...
    Germany is set to release later this year a man convicted of helping three of the suicide pilots in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States.More >>
    Germany is set to release later this year a man convicted of helping three of the suicide pilots in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States.More >>
  • Palestinian-American candidate is source of West Bank pride

    Palestinian-American candidate is source of West Bank pride

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-08-08 18:21:13 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-08-09 11:20:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser). In this Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 photo, Fadwa Tlaib, an aunt of Rashida Tlaib points to a young Rashida in a 1987 picture with her mother Fatima and brother Nader, at the family house, in the West Bank village of Beit Ur al-Foq...(AP Photo/Nasser Nasser). In this Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 photo, Fadwa Tlaib, an aunt of Rashida Tlaib points to a young Rashida in a 1987 picture with her mother Fatima and brother Nader, at the family house, in the West Bank village of Beit Ur al-Foq...
    The Michigan primary victory of Rashida Tlaib, who is expected to become the first Muslim woman and Palestinian-American to serve in the U.S. Congress, triggered an outpouring of joy in her ancestral village on...More >>
    The Michigan primary victory of Rashida Tlaib, who is expected to become the first Muslim woman and Palestinian-American to serve in the U.S. Congress, triggered an outpouring of joy in her ancestral village on Wednesday.More >>
  • Senator: Russia has breached Florida state election systems

    Senator: Russia has breached Florida state election systems

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:09:43 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-08-09 10:41:35 GMT
    Florida's Democratic senator says Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems ahead of this year's midterms.More >>
    Florida's Democratic senator says Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems ahead of this year's midterms.More >>
  • Returned Korean War dog tag belonged to Army medic

    Returned Korean War dog tag belonged to Army medic

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:21:33 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-08-09 05:15:00 GMT
    The lone military identification tag that North Korea provided with 55 boxes of human remains last month belonged to Army Master Sgt. Charles H. McDaniel of Indiana.More >>
    The lone military identification tag that North Korea provided with 55 boxes of human remains last month belonged to Army Master Sgt. Charles H. McDaniel of Indiana.More >>
  • US commander: No need for major change in Afghan war plan

    US commander: No need for major change in Afghan war plan

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 1:50 PM EDT2018-08-08 17:50:54 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 04:39:41 GMT
    The top U.S. commander in the Middle East says he doesn't expect any major change in the Afghanistan war strategy this fall, as a new general takes over the campaign there.More >>
    The top U.S. commander in the Middle East says he doesn't expect any major change in the Afghanistan war strategy this fall, as a new general takes over the campaign there.More >>
  • Okinawan Governor Onaga, who led anti-US base move, dies

    Okinawan Governor Onaga, who led anti-US base move, dies

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:59:52 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:01 PM EDT2018-08-09 02:01:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File). FILE - In this May 20, 201, file photo, Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga speaks during a press conference in Tokyo. Onaga, who led an anti-U.S. military base movement on the southern Japanese island, died of pancreatic can...(AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File). FILE - In this May 20, 201, file photo, Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga speaks during a press conference in Tokyo. Onaga, who led an anti-U.S. military base movement on the southern Japanese island, died of pancreatic can...
    Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga, who led opposition to U.S. military bases on the southern Japanese island, has died of pancreatic cancer at age 67.More >>
    Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga, who led opposition to U.S. military bases on the southern Japanese island, has died of pancreatic cancer at age 67.More >>
  • Israel hits Gaza after Palestinian rockets target Israel

    Israel hits Gaza after Palestinian rockets target Israel

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:45:17 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:26 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:26:33 GMT
    U.N. aid agency calls on Israel to allow emergency fuel into the Gaza Strip to avert the shutdown of hospitals and sanitation facilities.More >>
    U.N. aid agency calls on Israel to allow emergency fuel into the Gaza Strip to avert the shutdown of hospitals and sanitation facilities.More >>
  • The Latest: Venezuela body accuses 2 lawmakers in drone case

    The Latest: Venezuela body accuses 2 lawmakers in drone case

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-08-08 19:30:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:01 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:01:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Julio Borges, president of the Venezuelan parliament, arrives for a meeting with Ernesto Macias, president of Colombia's Senate, at the Congress in Bogota, Colombia, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Venezuelan President Nicolas Mad...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Julio Borges, president of the Venezuelan parliament, arrives for a meeting with Ernesto Macias, president of Colombia's Senate, at the Congress in Bogota, Colombia, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Venezuelan President Nicolas Mad...
    Venezuela's supreme court is ordering the arrest of prominent opposition leader Julio Borges in connection with an alleged assassination attempt against President Nicolas Maduro.More >>
    Venezuela's supreme court is ordering the arrest of prominent opposition leader Julio Borges in connection with an alleged assassination attempt against President Nicolas Maduro.More >>
  • US braces for possible cyberattacks after Iran sanctions

    US braces for possible cyberattacks after Iran sanctions

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:43:41 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:56:32 GMT
    (Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday Aug. 6, 2018. The U.S. is bracing for cy...(Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday Aug. 6, 2018. The U.S. is bracing for cy...
    Cybersecurity and intelligence experts warn that Tehran could launch cyberattacks against the US to retaliate for reimposed sanctions.More >>
    Cybersecurity and intelligence experts warn that Tehran could launch cyberattacks against the US to retaliate for reimposed sanctions.More >>
  • Cancer study of nuclear test site expected to finish in 2019

    Cancer study of nuclear test site expected to finish in 2019

    Monday, August 6 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-08-06 19:55:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:13:46 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - This July 16, 1945 photo, shows the mushroom cloud of the first atomic explosion at Trinity Test Site, New Mexico. The National Cancer Institute says its long-anticipated study into the cancer risks of New Mexico residents livi...(AP Photo, File). FILE - This July 16, 1945 photo, shows the mushroom cloud of the first atomic explosion at Trinity Test Site, New Mexico. The National Cancer Institute says its long-anticipated study into the cancer risks of New Mexico residents livi...
    The National Cancer Institute says its long-anticipated study into the cancer risks of New Mexico residents living near the site of the world's first atomic bomb test likely will be published in 2019.More >>
    The National Cancer Institute says its long-anticipated study into the cancer risks of New Mexico residents living near the site of the world's first atomic bomb test likely will be published in 2019.More >>
  • US ups reward for info on al-Qaida leaders in Africa attacks

    US ups reward for info on al-Qaida leaders in Africa attacks

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:10 PM EDT2018-08-08 16:10:09 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:10:44 GMT
    The United States is doubling rewards for al-Qaida leaders charged for their roles in the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in East Africa.More >>
    The United States is doubling rewards for al-Qaida leaders charged for their roles in the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in East Africa.More >>
  • Commander: Iran navy exercise a message to US on sanctions

    Commander: Iran navy exercise a message to US on sanctions

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-08-08 19:30:28 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:43:50 GMT
    The top U.S. commander in the Middle East says that an Iranian naval exercise last week was meant as a message to the U.S. for re-imposing economic sanctions on Tehran.More >>
    The top U.S. commander in the Middle East says that an Iranian naval exercise last week was meant as a message to the U.S. for re-imposing economic sanctions on Tehran.More >>
  • Charlottesville gave momentum to Confederate monument foes

    Charlottesville gave momentum to Confederate monument foes

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-08-08 15:03:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:37:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Monday, Aug. 6, 2018 photo, a No Trespassing sign is displayed in front of a statue of Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Va., at the park that was the focus of the Unite the Right rally. Pressure to take down America’s ...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Monday, Aug. 6, 2018 photo, a No Trespassing sign is displayed in front of a statue of Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Va., at the park that was the focus of the Unite the Right rally. Pressure to take down America’s ...
    Efforts to take down Confederate monuments gained explosive momentum after Charlottesville.More >>
    Efforts to take down Confederate monuments gained explosive momentum after Charlottesville.More >>
  • US, Turkey meet without apparent resolution of pastor's case

    US, Turkey meet without apparent resolution of pastor's case

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-08-08 15:36:10 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:24:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emre Tazegul). In this July 25, 2018 photo, Andrew Craig Brunson, an evangelical pastor from Black Mountain, North Carolina, arrives at his house in Izmir, Turkey.   Brunson, who had been jailed in Turkey for more than one and a half years on...(AP Photo/Emre Tazegul). In this July 25, 2018 photo, Andrew Craig Brunson, an evangelical pastor from Black Mountain, North Carolina, arrives at his house in Izmir, Turkey. Brunson, who had been jailed in Turkey for more than one and a half years on...
    Senior U.S. and Turkish officials have held talks in Washington aimed at ending a sharp rift between the NATO allies over the detention of an American pastor.More >>
    Senior U.S. and Turkish officials have held talks in Washington aimed at ending a sharp rift between the NATO allies over the detention of an American pastor.More >>
  • UK prince, prime minister mark centenary of Battle of Amiens

    UK prince, prime minister mark centenary of Battle of Amiens

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:59 AM EDT2018-08-08 13:59:53 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:07 PM EDT2018-08-08 18:07:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Spingler). Britain's Prince William and British Prime Minister Theresa May arrive at the Amiens cathedral, northern France, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Prince William and Theresa May are marking the somber centenary of the Battle of Amien...(AP Photo/Michel Spingler). Britain's Prince William and British Prime Minister Theresa May arrive at the Amiens cathedral, northern France, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Prince William and Theresa May are marking the somber centenary of the Battle of Amien...
    Britain's Prince William and Prime Minister Theresa May have marked the centenary of the Battle of Amiens, _ a short, bloody and decisive battle in northern France that heralded the end of World War I.More >>
    Britain's Prince William and Prime Minister Theresa May have marked the centenary of the Battle of Amiens, _ a short, bloody and decisive battle in northern France that heralded the end of World War I.More >>
  • The Latest: First Muslim woman poised to join Congress

    The Latest: First Muslim woman poised to join Congress

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-08-07 22:11:32 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-08-08 15:50:54 GMT
    (Thad Allton/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP). Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach voted Tuesday morning, Aug. 7, 2018, at the Lecompton City Hall. Kobach is running for his party's nomination for governor.(Thad Allton/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP). Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach voted Tuesday morning, Aug. 7, 2018, at the Lecompton City Hall. Kobach is running for his party's nomination for governor.
    Some Republican voters in Kansas say President Donald Trump's endorsement of Secretary of State Kris Kobach mattered to them as they cast votes in the GOP primary for governor.More >>
    Some Republican voters in Kansas say President Donald Trump's endorsement of Secretary of State Kris Kobach mattered to them as they cast votes in the GOP primary for governor.More >>
  • Iranian lawmakers oust minister in victory for hard-liners

    Iranian lawmakers oust minister in victory for hard-liners

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:37 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:37:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-08-08 12:05:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi). Various currencies are displayed without the going rate on a money exchange shop window in downtown Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. Money exchange shops across Iran cautiously reopened on Tuesday after being shut for fi...(AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi). Various currencies are displayed without the going rate on a money exchange shop window in downtown Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. Money exchange shops across Iran cautiously reopened on Tuesday after being shut for fi...
    Iranian lawmakers have voted to sack President Hassan Rouhani's labor minister, in a victory for hard-liners opposed to the relative moderate.More >>
    Iranian lawmakers have voted to sack President Hassan Rouhani's labor minister, in a victory for hard-liners opposed to the relative moderate.More >>
  • Germany concludes deal with Spain to return migrants

    Germany concludes deal with Spain to return migrants

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-08-08 11:12:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:52 AM EDT2018-08-08 11:52:46 GMT
    Germany says it has concluded an agreement with Spain for that country to take back previously registered migrants who show up at the German border, a first step toward implementing a deal to defuse a domestic...More >>
    Germany says it has concluded an agreement with Spain for that country to take back previously registered migrants who show up at the German border, a first step toward implementing a deal to defuse a domestic political dispute over migration.More >>
  • Druze army vets campaign against Israel's Jewish state law

    Druze army vets campaign against Israel's Jewish state law

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:37 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:37:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-08-08 11:23:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 file photo, Israelis from the Druze community participate in a rally against a contentious new law, in Tel Aviv, Israel. The Druze minority -- Arabic speakers who serve in the c...(AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 file photo, Israelis from the Druze community participate in a rally against a contentious new law, in Tel Aviv, Israel. The Druze minority -- Arabic speakers who serve in the c...
    Israel's Druze minority _ Arabic speakers who serve in the country's military _are demonstrating against the contentious "Nation-State" law, saying it downgrades them to second class citizens.More >>
    Israel's Druze minority _ Arabic speakers who serve in the country's military _are demonstrating against the contentious "Nation-State" law, saying it downgrades them to second class citizens.More >>
  • New Colombian president promises 'corrections' to peace deal

    New Colombian president promises 'corrections' to peace deal

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-08-07 04:06:15 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 6:58 AM EDT2018-08-08 10:58:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara, File). FILE - In this June 17, 2018 file photo, Ivan Duque, candidate of the Democratic Center party, gives a thumbs up to supporters after voting in the presidential runoff election in Bogota, Colombia. Duque will be sworn ...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara, File). FILE - In this June 17, 2018 file photo, Ivan Duque, candidate of the Democratic Center party, gives a thumbs up to supporters after voting in the presidential runoff election in Bogota, Colombia. Duque will be sworn ...
    The protégé of a powerful ex-Colombian president will be sworn in as the country's new leader Tuesday, tasked with steering forward the implementation of a peace accord with leftist rebels that remains on shaky...More >>
    The protégé of a powerful ex-Colombian president will be sworn in as the country's new leader Tuesday, tasked with steering forward the implementation of a peace accord with leftist rebels that remains on shaky ground.More >>
  • Iran weighs response as US sanctions bite

    Iran weighs response as US sanctions bite

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:07 AM EDT2018-08-07 10:07:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:30:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi, File). FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2016 file photo, a currency exchange bureau owner counts U.S. dollars in downtown Tehran, Iran. Iran's Central Bank has allowed money exchange offices across the country to resume work after a ban ...(AP Photo/Vahid Salemi, File). FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2016 file photo, a currency exchange bureau owner counts U.S. dollars in downtown Tehran, Iran. Iran's Central Bank has allowed money exchange offices across the country to resume work after a ban ...
    Money exchange shops across Iran reopen after 5-month shutdown amid economic turmoil after US withdrew from nuke deal.More >>
    Money exchange shops across Iran reopen after 5-month shutdown amid economic turmoil after US withdrew from nuke deal.More >>
  • Zimbabwean soldiers beating up opposition, rights group says

    Zimbabwean soldiers beating up opposition, rights group says

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-08-07 10:17:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:48:11 GMT
    Human Rights Watch says Zimbabwean security forces and unidentified gunmen have beaten and harassed dozens of people in a crackdown on opposition; government denies it.More >>
    Human Rights Watch says Zimbabwean security forces and unidentified gunmen have beaten and harassed dozens of people in a crackdown on opposition; government denies it.More >>
  • Trump-backed John James wins Michigan's GOP Senate nod

    Trump-backed John James wins Michigan's GOP Senate nod

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:21:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-08-08 06:23:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). Republican U.S. Senate candidate John James greets supporters at a primary night election party in Detroit, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018.(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). Republican U.S. Senate candidate John James greets supporters at a primary night election party in Detroit, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018.
    Michigan businessman John James, a black Iraq War veteran who was endorsed by President Donald Trump, has won the Republican nomination to take on Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow this fall.More >>
    Michigan businessman John James, a black Iraq War veteran who was endorsed by President Donald Trump, has won the Republican nomination to take on Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow this fall.More >>
  • The Latest: McCulloch defeated soundly in prosecutor race

    The Latest: McCulloch defeated soundly in prosecutor race

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-08-08 03:01:25 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-08-08 05:52:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., asks a question during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. McCaskill's hopes of winning a third term in Republican-...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., asks a question during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. McCaskill's hopes of winning a third term in Republican-...
    Missouri voters have rejected a right-to-work law banning mandatory union fees in workplace contracts.More >>
    Missouri voters have rejected a right-to-work law banning mandatory union fees in workplace contracts.More >>
  • Venezuela president ties opposition leader to drone attack

    Venezuela president ties opposition leader to drone attack

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-08-08 02:21:23 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:53:12 GMT
    (Xinhua via AP). In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, an uniformed official bleeds from the head following an incident during a speech by Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. Drones armed ...(Xinhua via AP). In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, an uniformed official bleeds from the head following an incident during a speech by Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. Drones armed ...
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has accused one of the country's most prominent opposition leaders of being linked to the alleged assassination attempt using drones.More >>
    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has accused one of the country's most prominent opposition leaders of being linked to the alleged assassination attempt using drones.More >>
  • Allies slowly taking back some detainees from Syria fighting

    Allies slowly taking back some detainees from Syria fighting

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-08-07 21:20:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:23 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:23:07 GMT
    Several countries have taken custody of a few dozen foreign fighters detained in Syria and brought them home to face justice, after months of pressure from the United States.More >>
    Several countries have taken custody of a few dozen foreign fighters detained in Syria and brought them home to face justice, after months of pressure from the United States.More >>
  • California's border wall challenge hinges on jurisdiction

    California's border wall challenge hinges on jurisdiction

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-08-07 06:10:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:14:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elliott Spagat, File). FILE - This Oct. 26, 2017 file photo shows prototypes of border walls in San Diego. A federal appeals court will hear arguments by the state of California that the Trump administration overreached by waiving environment...(AP Photo/Elliott Spagat, File). FILE - This Oct. 26, 2017 file photo shows prototypes of border walls in San Diego. A federal appeals court will hear arguments by the state of California that the Trump administration overreached by waiving environment...
    A federal appeals court will hear arguments by the state of California and advocacy groups who contend the Trump administration overreached by waiving environmental reviews to speed construction of the president's...More >>
    A federal appeals court will hear arguments by the state of California and advocacy groups who contend the Trump administration overreached by waiving environmental reviews to speed construction of the president's prized border wall with Mexico.More >>
  • Venezuela rallies Maduro supporters after thwarted attack

    Venezuela rallies Maduro supporters after thwarted attack

    Monday, August 6 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-08-06 04:07:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:58 PM EDT2018-08-08 01:58:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Signs of smoke cover the apartment complex where an allegedly armed drone crashed, causing a fire, in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro dodged an apparent assassination attempt the...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos). Signs of smoke cover the apartment complex where an allegedly armed drone crashed, causing a fire, in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro dodged an apparent assassination attempt the...
    Venezuelan investigators hunting for a band of assailants allegedly behind a failed attempt to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro with explosives-laden drones have raided hotels and seized vehicles while grilling...More >>
    Venezuelan investigators hunting for a band of assailants allegedly behind a failed attempt to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro with explosives-laden drones have raided hotels and seized vehicles while grilling six suspects for details of the plot.More >>
  • Trump: Sanctions reinstated against Iran for 'WORLD PEACE'

    Trump: Sanctions reinstated against Iran for 'WORLD PEACE'

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-08-07 04:31:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:26 PM EDT2018-08-08 01:26:22 GMT
    (Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Iranian President Hassan ...(Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Iranian President Hassan ...
    U.S. sanctions against Iran that had been eased under the landmark nuclear accord have now gone back into effect.More >>
    U.S. sanctions against Iran that had been eased under the landmark nuclear accord have now gone back into effect.More >>
  • The Latest: Bolton says sanctions not about regime change

    The Latest: Bolton says sanctions not about regime change

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-08-07 13:08:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-08-07 21:23:49 GMT
    (Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Iranian President Hassan ...(Iranian Presidency Office via AP). In this photo released by official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani addresses the nation in a televised speech in Tehran, Iran, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. Iranian President Hassan ...
    Automaker Daimler AG says it is putting its activities in Iran on ice with the return of U.S. sanctions.More >>
    Automaker Daimler AG says it is putting its activities in Iran on ice with the return of U.S. sanctions.More >>
  • Pentagon restricts use of fitness trackers, other devices

    Pentagon restricts use of fitness trackers, other devices

    Monday, August 6 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-08-06 15:04:13 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-08-07 20:40:50 GMT
    A new Pentagon order says military troops and other defense personnel on certain sensitive bases and warzone areas won't be allowed to use fitness tracker or cellphone applications that can reveal their location.More >>
    A new Pentagon order says military troops and other defense personnel on certain sensitive bases and warzone areas won't be allowed to use fitness tracker or cellphone applications that can reveal their location.More >>
  • In stretch of Arizona border, migrant families keep coming

    In stretch of Arizona border, migrant families keep coming

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-08-07 17:02:11 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:40:30 GMT
    Thousands of families and unaccompanied children are continuing to cross the U.S. border in Arizona and California even after the government's massive family separations that shocked the world.More >>
    Thousands of families and unaccompanied children are continuing to cross the U.S. border in Arizona and California even after the government's massive family separations that shocked the world.More >>
  • Russia warns of 'horrible' conflict if Georgia joins NATO

    Russia warns of 'horrible' conflict if Georgia joins NATO

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-08-07 09:42:49 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-08-07 17:52:44 GMT
    Russia's prime minister has issued a stern warning to NATO on the 10th anniversary of the Russia-Georgia war that incorporating Georgia could trigger a new "horrible" conflict.More >>
    Russia's prime minister has issued a stern warning to NATO on the 10th anniversary of the Russia-Georgia war that incorporating Georgia could trigger a new "horrible" conflict.More >>
  • Israeli fire kills 2 Hamas militants in Gaza

    Israeli fire kills 2 Hamas militants in Gaza

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-08-07 09:27:51 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-08-07 17:26:50 GMT
    Israeli military says it targeted Hamas post in Gaza after militants opened fire; Hamas says 2 fighters were killed.More >>
    Israeli military says it targeted Hamas post in Gaza after militants opened fire; Hamas says 2 fighters were killed.More >>
  • EU says encouraging trade with Iran is crucial to nuke deal

    EU says encouraging trade with Iran is crucial to nuke deal

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-08-07 04:06:21 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-08-07 16:21:53 GMT
    The European Union says it is encouraging enterprises to increase their business with Iran because that country has been compliant with their nuclear-related commitments.More >>
    The European Union says it is encouraging enterprises to increase their business with Iran because that country has been compliant with their nuclear-related commitments.More >>
  • Japanese students use VR to recreate Hiroshima bombing

    Japanese students use VR to recreate Hiroshima bombing

    Monday, August 6 2018 2:07 AM EDT2018-08-06 06:07:58 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-08-07 16:01:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Haruka Nuga). In Friday, Aug. 8, 2018, photo, Namio Matsura, 17-year-old member of the computation skill research club at Fukuyama Technical High School, watches Hiroshima city before atomic bomb fell in virtual reality experience at the high...(AP Photo/Haruka Nuga). In Friday, Aug. 8, 2018, photo, Namio Matsura, 17-year-old member of the computation skill research club at Fukuyama Technical High School, watches Hiroshima city before atomic bomb fell in virtual reality experience at the high...
    A group of Japanese high school students has been producing a five-minute virtual reality experience that recreates the sights and sounds of Hiroshima immediately before, during and after the U.S. dropped an atomic...More >>
    A group of Japanese high school students has been producing a five-minute virtual reality experience that recreates the sights and sounds of Hiroshima immediately before, during and after the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on the city 73 years ago.More >>
  • Spain: Photos leaked of suspects in attacks that killed 16

    Spain: Photos leaked of suspects in attacks that killed 16

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-08-07 12:58:20 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-08-07 13:18:14 GMT
    (La Vanguardia Via AP). In this undated photo, published Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2018 by the Spanish newspaper La Vanguardia, a terrorist identified as Youssef Aalla who participated in several attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils on August 17, 2017 killing 16 p...(La Vanguardia Via AP). In this undated photo, published Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2018 by the Spanish newspaper La Vanguardia, a terrorist identified as Youssef Aalla who participated in several attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils on August 17, 2017 killing 16 p...
    Spanish media are publishing previously unseen photographs of some of the extremists behind last year's terror attacks in Barcelona and nearby Cambrils, just days before the anniversary.More >>
    Spanish media are publishing previously unseen photographs of some of the extremists behind last year's terror attacks in Barcelona and nearby Cambrils, just days before the anniversary.More >>
  • Trump breaks with aides, tweets endorsement of Kobach

    Trump breaks with aides, tweets endorsement of Kobach

    Monday, August 6 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-08-06 16:13:58 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-08-07 09:55:35 GMT
    President Donald Trump is endorsing controversial Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach in that state's GOP gubernatorial primary.More >>
    President Donald Trump is endorsing controversial Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach in that state's GOP gubernatorial primary.More >>
  • The Latest: Southern California fire expanding into forest

    The Latest: Southern California fire expanding into forest

    Monday, August 6 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-08-07 02:46:13 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-08-07 05:13:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Josh Edelson). A spotter plane banks in front of an air tanker as it drops fire retardant on a burning hillside during the Ranch Fire in Clearlake Oaks, Calif., on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018.(AP Photo/Josh Edelson). A spotter plane banks in front of an air tanker as it drops fire retardant on a burning hillside during the Ranch Fire in Clearlake Oaks, Calif., on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018.
    Authorities say twin blazes rapidly spreading in Northern California have become the state's largest wildfire in recorded history.More >>
    Authorities say twin blazes rapidly spreading in Northern California have become the state's largest wildfire in recorded history.More >>
  • Trump ups sanctions pressure on Iran despite European dismay

    Trump ups sanctions pressure on Iran despite European dismay

    Monday, August 6 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-08-06 04:37:56 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-08-07 04:43:42 GMT
    (Beawiharta/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, center, talks with Indonesian President Joko Widodo, unseen, during their meeting at Merdeka palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018.(Beawiharta/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, center, talks with Indonesian President Joko Widodo, unseen, during their meeting at Merdeka palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018.
    Pompeo says looming sanctions against Iran will be enforced, expanded until it changes course.More >>
    Pompeo says looming sanctions against Iran will be enforced, expanded until it changes course.More >>
  • BA chief criticizes border control delays at Heathrow

    BA chief criticizes border control delays at Heathrow

    Monday, August 6 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-08-06 13:23:41 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-08-07 00:41:40 GMT
    Alex Cruz head of British Airways has written a letter in Britain's national newspaper, The Times in which he referred the delays unacceptable for anyone traveling from outside the European Union.More >>
    Alex Cruz head of British Airways has written a letter in Britain's national newspaper, The Times in which he referred the delays unacceptable for anyone traveling from outside the European Union.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump re-imposes many sanctions on Iran

    The Latest: Trump re-imposes many sanctions on Iran

    Monday, August 6 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-08-06 15:19:14 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-08-07 00:06:58 GMT
    President Donald Trump is signing an executive order reimposing many sanctions on Iran, three months after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal.More >>
    President Donald Trump is signing an executive order reimposing many sanctions on Iran, three months after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal.More >>
  • EU ready to protect European firms from US sanctions on Iran

    EU ready to protect European firms from US sanctions on Iran

    Monday, August 6 2018 8:13 AM EDT2018-08-06 12:13:38 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-08-06 17:44:42 GMT
    The EU says new measures are ready to enter force to protect European businesses from the impact of U.S. sanctions on Iran.More >>
    The EU says new measures are ready to enter force to protect European businesses from the impact of U.S. sanctions on Iran.More >>
  • Zimbabwean opposition readies legal challenge to election

    Zimbabwean opposition readies legal challenge to election

    Monday, August 6 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-08-06 14:59:09 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-08-06 15:40:24 GMT
    Zimbabwe's main opposition party says it will make a statement on Tuesday about plans to challenge the country's election results in the courts, though it alleges the judicial system is biased against it.More >>
    Zimbabwe's main opposition party says it will make a statement on Tuesday about plans to challenge the country's election results in the courts, though it alleges the judicial system is biased against it.More >>
  • Hiroshima remembers atomic bombing on 73rd anniversary

    Hiroshima remembers atomic bombing on 73rd anniversary

    Sunday, August 5 2018 8:42 PM EDT2018-08-06 00:42:44 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-08-06 14:45:35 GMT
    Hiroshima has marked the 73rd anniversary of the WWII atomic bombing with a somber ceremony to remember the victims and a call to eliminate nuclear weapons amid hopes toward denuclearizing North Korea.More >>
    Hiroshima has marked the 73rd anniversary of the WWII atomic bombing with a somber ceremony to remember the victims and a call to eliminate nuclear weapons amid hopes toward denuclearizing North Korea.More >>
  • Trump wants a Space Force, but Pentagon has different idea

    Trump wants a Space Force, but Pentagon has different idea

    Saturday, August 4 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-08-04 04:53:06 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-08-06 14:10:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attends a swearing in ceremony for Robert Wilkie as Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Pr...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attends a swearing in ceremony for Robert Wilkie as Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Pr...
    President Donald Trump wants a Space Force, a new military service he says is needed to ensure American dominance in space.More >>
    President Donald Trump wants a Space Force, a new military service he says is needed to ensure American dominance in space.More >>
  • Serbia criticizes Israel over Croatia anniversary attendance

    Serbia criticizes Israel over Croatia anniversary attendance

    Monday, August 6 2018 8:13 AM EDT2018-08-06 12:13:35 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-08-06 13:24:37 GMT
    Serbia's foreign minister has criticized Israel because its military jets and envoys took part in a ceremony in Croatia marking a victorious 1995 offensive against rebel Serb-held territories.More >>
    Serbia's foreign minister has criticized Israel because its military jets and envoys took part in a ceremony in Croatia marking a victorious 1995 offensive against rebel Serb-held territories.More >>
  • Election violence in Zimbabwe didn't faze tennis teens

    Election violence in Zimbabwe didn't faze tennis teens

    Monday, August 6 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-08-06 13:08:48 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-08-06 13:12:01 GMT
    'Do you guys feel threatened?' Teen-age players at an International Tennis Federation tournament in Harare were battling on the courts as Zimbabwean soldiers used deadly force on rioters, protesters and bystanders...More >>
    'Do you guys feel threatened?' Teen-age players at an International Tennis Federation tournament in Harare were battling on the courts as Zimbabwean soldiers used deadly force on rioters, protesters and bystanders after the disputed election.More >>
  • Suicide bomber kills 3 NATO forces in Afghanistan

    Suicide bomber kills 3 NATO forces in Afghanistan

    Sunday, August 5 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-05 08:26:05 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-08-06 13:11:20 GMT
    The U.S. military says a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan has killed three NATO forces.More >>
    The U.S. military says a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan has killed three NATO forces.More >>
  • Report: Blast kills Syrian arms program researcher

    Report: Blast kills Syrian arms program researcher

    Sunday, August 5 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-08-05 11:46:14 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-08-06 12:11:16 GMT
    A Syrian newspaper says the director of a military research agency linked to Syria's chemical weapons program has been assassinated.More >>
    A Syrian newspaper says the director of a military research agency linked to Syria's chemical weapons program has been assassinated.More >>
  • Merkel's party debates merits of German national service

    Merkel's party debates merits of German national service

    Monday, August 6 2018 3:08 AM EDT2018-08-06 07:08:20 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 7:30 AM EDT2018-08-06 11:30:19 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party is debating the merits of reintroducing some kind of civilian or military national service for young people, seven years after Germany scrapped military conscription.More >>
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party is debating the merits of reintroducing some kind of civilian or military national service for young people, seven years after Germany scrapped military conscription.More >>
  • Croatia celebrates 1995 blitz; Serbia calls it Nazi policy

    Croatia celebrates 1995 blitz; Serbia calls it Nazi policy

    Sunday, August 5 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-08-05 10:16:12 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 3:09 AM EDT2018-08-06 07:09:39 GMT
    Croatia is celebrating a victorious military offensive in which it retook lands held by rebel Serbs in 1995, but which Serbia's president has compared to the policies of Nazi Germany during World War II.More >>
    Croatia is celebrating a victorious military offensive in which it retook lands held by rebel Serbs in 1995, but which Serbia's president has compared to the policies of Nazi Germany during World War II.More >>
  • Venezuela detains 6 in failed drone attack aimed at Maduro

    Venezuela detains 6 in failed drone attack aimed at Maduro

    Sunday, August 5 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-08-05 04:10:27 GMT
    Monday, August 6 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-08-06 04:11:43 GMT
    (Xinhua via AP). In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, an uniformed official bleeds from the head following an incident during a speech by Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. Drones armed ...(Xinhua via AP). In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, an uniformed official bleeds from the head following an incident during a speech by Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. Drones armed ...
    Unknown assailants attempted to attack President Nicolas Maduro with drone-like devices armed with explosives that detonated just as the embattled leader was delivering a speech to hundreds of soldiers, the...More >>
    Unknown assailants attempted to attack President Nicolas Maduro with drone-like devices armed with explosives that detonated just as the embattled leader was delivering a speech to hundreds of soldiers, the Venezuelan government said Saturday.More >>
  • The Latest: 6 arrests in Venezuela drone plot; more likely

    The Latest: 6 arrests in Venezuela drone plot; more likely

    Sunday, August 5 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-08-05 14:46:34 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 11:24 PM EDT2018-08-06 03:24:10 GMT
    (Xinhua via AP). In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, security personnel surround Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro during an incident as he was giving a speech in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. Drones armed with explos...(Xinhua via AP). In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, security personnel surround Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro during an incident as he was giving a speech in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. Drones armed with explos...
    President Donald Trump's national security adviser says the U.S. played no role in the apparent assassination attempt on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.More >>
    President Donald Trump's national security adviser says the U.S. played no role in the apparent assassination attempt on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.More >>
  • 2 car bomb blasts kill 6 in Somalia

    2 car bomb blasts kill 6 in Somalia

    Sunday, August 5 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-08-05 13:11:22 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-08-06 02:48:57 GMT
    A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near the gate of a military base in Afgoye town, 30 kilometers (18 miles) northwest of Mogadishu.More >>
    A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near the gate of a military base in Afgoye town, 30 kilometers (18 miles) northwest of Mogadishu.More >>
  • Iran receives more airplanes ahead of renewed US sanctions

    Iran receives more airplanes ahead of renewed US sanctions

    Sunday, August 5 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-05 07:26:02 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-08-05 20:13:15 GMT
    Iran has acquired five new airplanes a day before the U.S. begins restoring sanctions suspended under the 2015 nuclear deal.More >>
    Iran has acquired five new airplanes a day before the U.S. begins restoring sanctions suspended under the 2015 nuclear deal.More >>
  • South Sudan's warring leaders sign peace deal to share power

    South Sudan's warring leaders sign peace deal to share power

    Sunday, August 5 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-08-05 16:57:24 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-08-05 17:49:46 GMT
    Sudan's state news agency says that South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel opposition leader Riek Machar have signed a peace deal to share power in a transitional government, the latest effort to end a 5-year...More >>
    Sudan's state news agency says that South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel opposition leader Riek Machar have signed a peace deal to share power in a transitional government, the latest effort to end a 5-year civil war.More >>
  • US, North Korean top diplomats exchange pleasantries, barbs

    US, North Korean top diplomats exchange pleasantries, barbs

    Friday, August 3 2018 10:34 PM EDT2018-08-04 02:34:05 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-08-05 16:38:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Joseph Nair). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a press conference on the sidelines of the 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Singapore, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.(AP Photo/Joseph Nair). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a press conference on the sidelines of the 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Singapore, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is warning Russia, China and others against any violation of international sanctions on North Korea.More >>
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is warning Russia, China and others against any violation of international sanctions on North Korea.More >>
  • Czech military confirms 3 soldiers killed in Afghanistan

    Czech military confirms 3 soldiers killed in Afghanistan

    Sunday, August 5 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-08-05 10:31:12 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-08-05 15:36:31 GMT
    The Czech military has confirmed the three victims of the suicide attack in Afghanistan were all Czech service members.More >>
    The Czech military has confirmed the three victims of the suicide attack in Afghanistan were all Czech service members.More >>
  • Zimbabwe opposition says soldiers search for its supporters

    Zimbabwe opposition says soldiers search for its supporters

    Saturday, August 4 2018 4:53 AM EDT2018-08-04 08:53:17 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 6:42 AM EDT2018-08-05 10:42:15 GMT
    Zimbabwe opposition says soldiers search for its supporters after disputed election.More >>
    Zimbabwe opposition says soldiers search for its supporters after disputed election.More >>
  • The Latest: Expert says Maduro may use attack for purge

    The Latest: Expert says Maduro may use attack for purge

    Saturday, August 4 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-08-04 23:30:15 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 4:38 AM EDT2018-08-05 08:38:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos, File). FILE - In this  May 24, 2018 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro watches a military parade, alongside his Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez, behind, at Fort Tiuna in Caracas, Venezuela. State televis...(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos, File). FILE - In this May 24, 2018 file photo, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro watches a military parade, alongside his Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez, behind, at Fort Tiuna in Caracas, Venezuela. State televis...
    Venezuela's government says several explosions heard at a military event were an attempted attack on President Nicolas Maduro.More >>
    Venezuela's government says several explosions heard at a military event were an attempted attack on President Nicolas Maduro.More >>
  • Las Vegas gunman became unstable but didn't raise suspicions

    Las Vegas gunman became unstable but didn't raise suspicions

    Friday, August 3 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-08-03 15:39:20 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-08-05 08:22:22 GMT
    (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP). In this Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, image taken from police body cam video released Wednesday, July 25, 2018, by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, a law enforcement official, left, directs concer...(Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP). In this Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, image taken from police body cam video released Wednesday, July 25, 2018, by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, a law enforcement official, left, directs concer...
    Las Vegas police are making public their final report on the shooting that killed 58 people and injured hundreds last year at a country music festival.More >>
    Las Vegas police are making public their final report on the shooting that killed 58 people and injured hundreds last year at a country music festival.More >>
  • Venezuelan government: Drone strikes targeted Maduro

    Venezuelan government: Drone strikes targeted Maduro

    Saturday, August 4 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-08-04 22:55:01 GMT
    Sunday, August 5 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-08-05 04:11:10 GMT
    State television shows Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro abruptly cutting short a speech hundreds of soldiers breaking ranks and scattering.More >>
    State television shows Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro abruptly cutting short a speech hundreds of soldiers breaking ranks and scattering.More >>
  • Suicide bombing at mosque in Afghanistan kills at least 29

    Suicide bombing at mosque in Afghanistan kills at least 29

    Friday, August 3 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-03 11:16:41 GMT
    Saturday, August 4 2018 8:59 AM EDT2018-08-04 12:59:53 GMT
    Provincial government official says at least 25 people killed, 23 wounded in suicide bombing inside Shiite mosque in eastern Afghanistan.More >>
    Provincial government official says at least 25 people killed, 23 wounded in suicide bombing inside Shiite mosque in eastern Afghanistan.More >>
  • The Latest: North Korea's foreign minister shoots back at US

    The Latest: North Korea's foreign minister shoots back at US

    Saturday, August 4 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-08-04 09:53:20 GMT
    Saturday, August 4 2018 6:40 AM EDT2018-08-04 10:40:08 GMT
    (Edgar Su/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives for a bilateral meeting with South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha on the sidelines of the 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Singapore, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.(Edgar Su/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives for a bilateral meeting with South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha on the sidelines of the 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Singapore, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.
    The U.S. State Department says President Donald Trump's reply to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's latest letter has been hand-delivered to the North's top diplomat.More >>
    The U.S. State Department says President Donald Trump's reply to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's latest letter has been hand-delivered to the North's top diplomat.More >>
  • Pentagon redoing space defenses, but will Trump demand more?

    Pentagon redoing space defenses, but will Trump demand more?

    Friday, August 3 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-08-03 20:52:06 GMT
    Saturday, August 4 2018 6:34 AM EDT2018-08-04 10:34:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attends a swearing in ceremony for Robert Wilkie as Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Pr...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attends a swearing in ceremony for Robert Wilkie as Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Pr...
    President Donald Trump wants a Space Force, a new military service he says is needed to ensure American dominance in space.More >>
    President Donald Trump wants a Space Force, a new military service he says is needed to ensure American dominance in space.More >>
  • Zimbabwean president talks unity; challenger alleges fraud

    Zimbabwean president talks unity; challenger alleges fraud

    Friday, August 3 2018 4:06 AM EDT2018-08-03 08:06:26 GMT
    Saturday, August 4 2018 4:04 AM EDT2018-08-04 08:04:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi). A vendor sells sponges near newspaper headlines on the streets of Harare, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018. Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa won an election Friday with just over 50 percent of the ballots as the ruling party...(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi). A vendor sells sponges near newspaper headlines on the streets of Harare, Friday, Aug. 3, 2018. Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa won an election Friday with just over 50 percent of the ballots as the ruling party...
    Zimbabwe capital unusually quiet hours after Mnangagwa wins election; police at opposition HQ.More >>
    Zimbabwe capital unusually quiet hours after Mnangagwa wins election; police at opposition HQ.More >>
  • A last showdown looms over Syrian opposition stronghold

    A last showdown looms over Syrian opposition stronghold

    Friday, August 3 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-08-03 18:59:58 GMT
    Saturday, August 4 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-08-04 06:54:21 GMT
    (Ibaa News Network, via AP). This photo provided on Monday, July 22, 2018, by the al-Qaida-affiliated Ibaa News Network, purports to show militants of the al-Qaida-linked coalition known as Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham, Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham, Arabic for Levan...(Ibaa News Network, via AP). This photo provided on Monday, July 22, 2018, by the al-Qaida-affiliated Ibaa News Network, purports to show militants of the al-Qaida-linked coalition known as Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham, Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham, Arabic for Levan...
    Syrian government and opposition forces are building toward a last showdown, as President Bashar Assad vows to retake the northwestern province of Idlib.More >>
    Syrian government and opposition forces are building toward a last showdown, as President Bashar Assad vows to retake the northwestern province of Idlib.More >>
  • Trump wants a Space Force, but Pentagon has different idea

    Trump wants a Space Force, but Pentagon has different idea

    Saturday, August 4 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-08-04 04:48:03 GMT
    Saturday, August 4 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-08-04 04:54:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attends a swearing in ceremony for Robert Wilkie as Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Pr...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this July 30, 2018, file photo, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attends a swearing in ceremony for Robert Wilkie as Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Pr...
    President Donald Trump wants a Space Force, a new military service he says is needed to ensure American dominance in space.More >>
    President Donald Trump wants a Space Force, a new military service he says is needed to ensure American dominance in space.More >>
  • 1 killed, 90 wounded by Israel in Hamas-led Gaza protests

    1 killed, 90 wounded by Israel in Hamas-led Gaza protests

    Friday, August 3 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-08-03 17:59:27 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-08-04 03:00:34 GMT
    (Mohammad Austaz/Hamas Media Office via AP). In this photo released by the Hamas Media Office, Ismail Haniyeh, right, the head of the Hamas political bureau, shakes hands with his deputy Saleh Arouri upon his arrival in Gaza from Cairo, Egypt, in Gaza ...(Mohammad Austaz/Hamas Media Office via AP). In this photo released by the Hamas Media Office, Ismail Haniyeh, right, the head of the Hamas political bureau, shakes hands with his deputy Saleh Arouri upon his arrival in Gaza from Cairo, Egypt, in Gaza ...
    1 Palestinian killed, 90 wounded by Israeli fire in Hamas-led Gaza protests, as Egyptian-brokered truce efforts intensify.More >>
    1 Palestinian killed, 90 wounded by Israeli fire in Hamas-led Gaza protests, as Egyptian-brokered truce efforts intensify.More >>
  • The Latest: JFK's rocking chair sells for $50K at auction

    The Latest: JFK's rocking chair sells for $50K at auction

    Friday, August 3 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-08-03 19:44:59 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 10:58 PM EDT2018-08-04 02:58:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 1963, file photo, President John F. Kennedy signs the Limited Test Ban Treaty during a ratification ceremony in the White House Treaty Room in Washington. Beginning Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, Eldred's auction gallery ...(AP Photo/File). FILE - In this Oct. 7, 1963, file photo, President John F. Kennedy signs the Limited Test Ban Treaty during a ratification ceremony in the White House Treaty Room in Washington. Beginning Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, Eldred's auction gallery ...
    A rocking chair that the late President John F. Kennedy used in the Oval Office has sold at auction for $50,000.More >>
    A rocking chair that the late President John F. Kennedy used in the Oval Office has sold at auction for $50,000.More >>
  • Campaigns on their own as cyber threats roil midterms

    Campaigns on their own as cyber threats roil midterms

    Friday, August 3 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-08-03 05:02:41 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 10:39 PM EDT2018-08-04 02:39:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Intelligence officials warn that foreign adversaries continue to wage cyber warfare against the U.S. election systems. But...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Intelligence officials warn that foreign adversaries continue to wage cyber warfare against the U.S. election systems. But...
    Political campaigns on their own as cyber attacks threaten U.S. midterm elections.More >>
    Political campaigns on their own as cyber attacks threaten U.S. midterm elections.More >>
  • Pompeo says US 'confident' North Korea will denuclearize

    Pompeo says US 'confident' North Korea will denuclearize

    Friday, August 3 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-08-03 07:01:20 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 9:58 PM EDT2018-08-04 01:58:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo smiles as he arrives at the Subang military airport in Subang, Malaysia, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. Pompeo will meet senior Malaysian officials to discuss strengthening the Comprehensive Par...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo smiles as he arrives at the Subang military airport in Subang, Malaysia, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. Pompeo will meet senior Malaysian officials to discuss strengthening the Comprehensive Par...
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says North Korea is far from living up to its pledge to denuclearize and remains in violation of numerous U.N. Security Council resolutions.More >>
    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says North Korea is far from living up to its pledge to denuclearize and remains in violation of numerous U.N. Security Council resolutions.More >>
  • UN gradually returning peacekeepers to Syria-Israel frontier

    UN gradually returning peacekeepers to Syria-Israel frontier

    Friday, August 3 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-08-03 20:56:57 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-08-04 00:54:10 GMT
    The United Nations says it is implementing "a gradual return" of its peacekeeping force to the buffer zone between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.More >>
    The United Nations says it is implementing "a gradual return" of its peacekeeping force to the buffer zone between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.More >>
  • Arizona clergy call activists to support migrants on border

    Arizona clergy call activists to support migrants on border

    Friday, August 3 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-08-03 18:40:14 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-08-03 22:07:15 GMT
    Arizona clergy are calling activists to gather this weekend at the state's border with Mexico and leave large bottles of water on remote trails for Central American migrants who continue to cross the desert during...More >>
    Arizona clergy are calling activists to gather this weekend at the state's border with Mexico and leave large bottles of water on remote trails for Central American migrants who continue to cross the desert during the dangerously hot summer.More >>
  • 9 sentenced to life over 2015 Turkish peace rally bombing

    9 sentenced to life over 2015 Turkish peace rally bombing

    Friday, August 3 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-08-03 15:25:11 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-08-03 18:01:10 GMT
    A Turkish court has sentenced nine Islamic State suspects to life prison terms over their involvement in one of Turkey's deadliest terror attacks.More >>
    A Turkish court has sentenced nine Islamic State suspects to life prison terms over their involvement in one of Turkey's deadliest terror attacks.More >>
  • Trump staffs up Mideast team for peace plan rollout

    Trump staffs up Mideast team for peace plan rollout

    Thursday, August 2 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-08-02 23:19:33 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-08-03 17:31:17 GMT
    U.S. officials say the Trump administration is staffing up a Middle East team at the White House in anticipation of rolling out its much-heralded but largely mysterious Israeli-Palestinian peace plan in the coming...More >>
    U.S. officials say the Trump administration is staffing up a Middle East team at the White House in anticipation of rolling out its much-heralded but largely mysterious Israeli-Palestinian peace plan in the coming months.More >>
  • Greek far-left terrorist moved to minimum security prison

    Greek far-left terrorist moved to minimum security prison

    Friday, August 3 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-08-03 15:16:58 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-08-03 16:36:14 GMT
    (Yannis Kotsiaris/InTime News via AP, file). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 file photo, Dimitris Koufodinas smiles as he leaves Korydallos prison in western Athens. A convicted Greek far-left terrorist serving multiple life terms for a string of...(Yannis Kotsiaris/InTime News via AP, file). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 file photo, Dimitris Koufodinas smiles as he leaves Korydallos prison in western Athens. A convicted Greek far-left terrorist serving multiple life terms for a string of...
    A convicted Greek far-left terrorist serving multiple life terms for a string of assassinations has been moved to a minimum-security prison in central Greece.More >>
    A convicted Greek far-left terrorist serving multiple life terms for a string of assassinations has been moved to a minimum-security prison in central Greece.More >>
  • Police chief: Unclear if homeowner heard orders to drop gun

    Police chief: Unclear if homeowner heard orders to drop gun

    Thursday, August 2 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-08-03 00:54:58 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-08-03 16:33:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Nicholas Metz, chief of the Aurora, Colo., Police Department, talks during a news conference about an officer-involved shooting of a homeowner during a news conference Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, in Aurora, Colo. The homeowner ...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Nicholas Metz, chief of the Aurora, Colo., Police Department, talks during a news conference about an officer-involved shooting of a homeowner during a news conference Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, in Aurora, Colo. The homeowner ...
    Police in suburban Denver say officers told an armed homeowner to drop his gun five times before fatally shooting the 73-year-old who had killed an intruder attacking his grandson.More >>
    Police in suburban Denver say officers told an armed homeowner to drop his gun five times before fatally shooting the 73-year-old who had killed an intruder attacking his grandson.More >>
  • Air Force authorities probe mysterious 911 call

    Air Force authorities probe mysterious 911 call

    Friday, August 3 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-08-03 14:07:28 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-03 15:57:32 GMT
    (Marshall Gorby/Dayton Daily News via AP). People run with their hands up amid reports of an active shooter at Wright-Patterson Air Force base in Ohio on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018.(Marshall Gorby/Dayton Daily News via AP). People run with their hands up amid reports of an active shooter at Wright-Patterson Air Force base in Ohio on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018.
    Air Force authorities are trying to find out what triggered a 911 call on a sprawling Ohio base that caused a chaotic "active shooter" reaction.More >>
    Air Force authorities are trying to find out what triggered a 911 call on a sprawling Ohio base that caused a chaotic "active shooter" reaction.More >>
  • Yemeni officials say Saudi-led airstrikes kill 28 in Hodeida

    Yemeni officials say Saudi-led airstrikes kill 28 in Hodeida

    Thursday, August 2 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-08-02 18:37:47 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-08-03 14:28:56 GMT
    Yemeni medical officials say Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in the rebel-held port city of Hodeida have killed at least 28 people and wounded at least 70.More >>
    Yemeni medical officials say Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in the rebel-held port city of Hodeida have killed at least 28 people and wounded at least 70.More >>
  • 911 call amid training at base sets off active shooter fears

    911 call amid training at base sets off active shooter fears

    Thursday, August 2 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-08-02 18:21:43 GMT
    Friday, August 3 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-08-03 14:04:54 GMT
    Federal authorities say they're responding to reports of an active shooter at an Air Force base in Ohio, and the base is on lockdown.More >>
    Federal authorities say they're responding to reports of an active shooter at an Air Force base in Ohio, and the base is on lockdown.More >>
  • NationalMore>>

  • Report: Pennsylvania priests abused over 1,000 children

    Report: Pennsylvania priests abused over 1,000 children

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:30:54 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:30:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Judy Deaven who says her son was a victim of sexual abuse by a priest as a boy reacts as Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Judy Deaven who says her son was a victim of sexual abuse by a priest as a boy reacts as Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14...
    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.More >>
    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.More >>
  • ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

    ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:11:42 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:30:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...(AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...
    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.More >>
    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.More >>
  • Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

    Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:20:23 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:30:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Monday Aug. 13, 2018, photo, Daniel Crowley, a 96-year-old U.S. Army Air Corps veteran from World War II who was held by Japan as a prisoner of war in the Philippines and Japan, speaks during an interview in Honolulu. ...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Monday Aug. 13, 2018, photo, Daniel Crowley, a 96-year-old U.S. Army Air Corps veteran from World War II who was held by Japan as a prisoner of war in the Philippines and Japan, speaks during an interview in Honolulu. ...
    A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu.More >>
    A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu.More >>
  • InternationalMore>>

  • British media say crash suspect is Briton of Sudanese origin

    British media say crash suspect is Briton of Sudanese origin

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:07:30 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:28:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Forensics officers work near the car that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Authorities said in a statement Tuesday that a man in his 20s was arrested on suspic...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Forensics officers work near the car that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Authorities said in a statement Tuesday that a man in his 20s was arrested on suspic...
    British media are reporting that the suspect in the Parliament crash being treated as terrorism is 29-year old British citizen of Sudanese origin named Salih Khater.More >>
    British media are reporting that the suspect in the Parliament crash being treated as terrorism is 29-year old British citizen of Sudanese origin named Salih Khater.More >>
  • Afghan officials: Taliban attack in north kills 30 troops

    Afghan officials: Taliban attack in north kills 30 troops

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:41:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:28:45 GMT
    Afghans are emerging from their homes and some shops are reopening in Ghazni nearly a week after a massive Taliban assault, as sporadic gunbattles continue in some parts of the eastern city.More >>
    Afghans are emerging from their homes and some shops are reopening in Ghazni nearly a week after a massive Taliban assault, as sporadic gunbattles continue in some parts of the eastern city.More >>
  • Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

    Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:14:43 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:28:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People line up at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week over concerns about Erdogan's economic policies and after the United States slapped s...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People line up at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week over concerns about Erdogan's economic policies and after the United States slapped s...
    Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of series of U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis.More >>
    Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of series of U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis.More >>
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  • ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

    ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:11:44 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:30:25 GMT
    (Source: KRQE/CNN)(Source: KRQE/CNN)

    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.

    More >>

    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.

    More >>
  • Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

    Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:20:27 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:30:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Monday Aug. 13, 2018, photo, Daniel Crowley, a 96-year-old U.S. Army Air Corps veteran from World War II who was held by Japan as a prisoner of war in the Philippines and Japan, speaks during an interview in Honolulu. ...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Monday Aug. 13, 2018, photo, Daniel Crowley, a 96-year-old U.S. Army Air Corps veteran from World War II who was held by Japan as a prisoner of war in the Philippines and Japan, speaks during an interview in Honolulu. ...
    A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu.More >>
    A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu.More >>
  • Utah firefighter who died in California offered to help

    Utah firefighter who died in California offered to help

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:41:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:30:09 GMT
    (Jeffrey D. Allred/The Deseret News via AP). Draper Battalion Chiefs Bart Vawdrey and Kevin Holt listen during a press conference in Draper, Utah, on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Draper Battalion Chief Matthew Burchett died battling the largest recorded wil...(Jeffrey D. Allred/The Deseret News via AP). Draper Battalion Chiefs Bart Vawdrey and Kevin Holt listen during a press conference in Draper, Utah, on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Draper Battalion Chief Matthew Burchett died battling the largest recorded wil...
    A Utah firefighter who died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history was a 42-year-old man from a Salt Lake City suburb who leaves behind a wife and young son.More >>
    A Utah firefighter who died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history was a 42-year-old man from a Salt Lake City suburb who leaves behind a wife and young son.More >>
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