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  • Basque militant group ETA: 'We really are sorry'

    Basque militant group ETA: 'We really are sorry'

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:42:50 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:36:22 GMT
    Basque militant group ETA says it is sorry for the pain that its armed campaign for Basque independence has caused, and vows not to return to violence.More >>
    Basque militant group ETA says it is sorry for the pain that its armed campaign for Basque independence has caused, and vows not to return to violence.More >>
  • Evacuation in Slovakia after unexploded WWII bombs found

    Evacuation in Slovakia after unexploded WWII bombs found

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:53:01 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:36:20 GMT
    Authorities have started evacuation of people in a town in southern Slovakia after a discovery of four unexploded World War II bombs.More >>
    Authorities have started evacuation of people in a town in southern Slovakia after a discovery of four unexploded World War II bombs.More >>
  • Gaza man killed by Israeli fire as 4th border protest begins

    Gaza man killed by Israeli fire as 4th border protest begins

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 08:22:55 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:36:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra). Palestinian protesters set up tents at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Palestinian activists are moving protest encampments closer to Israel's fence ahead of mass demonstration.(AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra). Palestinian protesters set up tents at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Palestinian activists are moving protest encampments closer to Israel's fence ahead of mass demonstration.
    Israeli military aircraft drop leaflets urging Palestinians to stay away from Gaza border protest.More >>
    Israeli military aircraft drop leaflets urging Palestinians to stay away from Gaza border protest.More >>
  • WWII bomb defused in Berlin after large central evacuation

    WWII bomb defused in Berlin after large central evacuation

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 09:03:00 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:36:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). An information board is pictured at the main train station in Berlin, Germany, Friday, April 20, 2018. Berlin police are evacuating thousands from a central area of the German capital and shutting down the main train station in...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn). An information board is pictured at the main train station in Berlin, Germany, Friday, April 20, 2018. Berlin police are evacuating thousands from a central area of the German capital and shutting down the main train station in...
    Berlin police are evacuating thousands from a central area of the German capital and shutting down the main train station in preparation for the removal of an unexploded World War II bomb found during recent...More >>
    Berlin police are evacuating thousands from a central area of the German capital and shutting down the main train station in preparation for the removal of an unexploded World War II bomb found during recent construction work.More >>
  • The Latest: Gaza youth dies of Israeli fire near border

    The Latest: Gaza youth dies of Israeli fire near border

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:22:59 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:36:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra). Palestinians watch a bulldozer raises protective sand berms around the tents at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Palestinian activists are moving protest encampments closer to Israel's fence ahead...(AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra). Palestinians watch a bulldozer raises protective sand berms around the tents at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Palestinian activists are moving protest encampments closer to Israel's fence ahead...
    The Latest: Gaza's Health Ministry says Palestinian youth protesting at Gaza-Israel border shot in the head.More >>
    The Latest: Gaza's Health Ministry says Palestinian youth protesting at Gaza-Israel border shot in the head.More >>
  • Ariana Grande releases new song, first since 2017 bombing

    Ariana Grande releases new song, first since 2017 bombing

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:22:54 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:34:24 GMT
    Ariana Grande has released her first song since a 2017 terrorist attack during her concert in the United Kingdom.More >>
    Ariana Grande has released her first song since a 2017 terrorist attack during her concert in the United Kingdom.More >>
  • Alabama mail-bomber the oldest executed in US modern times

    Alabama mail-bomber the oldest executed in US modern times

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:13:18 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:28:44 GMT
    (Alabama Department of Corrections via AP). This photo provided by the Alabama Department of Corrections shows Walter Leroy Moody. A federal appeals court has rejected the death row inmate's argument that Moody must serve out his federal sentence befor...(Alabama Department of Corrections via AP). This photo provided by the Alabama Department of Corrections shows Walter Leroy Moody. A federal appeals court has rejected the death row inmate's argument that Moody must serve out his federal sentence befor...
    Alabama man convicted in 1989 mail-bomb slaying of federal judge is executed, oldest prisoner put to death in US since it resumed carrying out the death penalty in 1970s.More >>
    Alabama man convicted in 1989 mail-bomb slaying of federal judge is executed, oldest prisoner put to death in US since it resumed carrying out the death penalty in 1970s.More >>
  • Former NFLer Chris Borland helps others adjust to retirement

    Former NFLer Chris Borland helps others adjust to retirement

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:33:17 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:28:02 GMT
    (Rich Saal/The State Journal-Register via AP, File). FILE - In this March 1, 2018, file photo, Chris Borland, a former NFL linebacker and Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year at Wisconsin, testifies before the Illinois House Mental Health Committee hea...(Rich Saal/The State Journal-Register via AP, File). FILE - In this March 1, 2018, file photo, Chris Borland, a former NFL linebacker and Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year at Wisconsin, testifies before the Illinois House Mental Health Committee hea...
    Chris Borland knows all about the challenges of early retirement, having stepped away from a promising football career after one year because of concerns over head injuries.More >>
    Chris Borland knows all about the challenges of early retirement, having stepped away from a promising football career after one year because of concerns over head injuries.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump defends Flynn after release of Comey memos

    The Latest: Trump defends Flynn after release of Comey memos

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:04:38 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:26 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:26:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...
    President Donald Trump is defending his former national security adviser after the release of memos written by former FBI Director James Comey.More >>
    President Donald Trump is defending his former national security adviser after the release of memos written by former FBI Director James Comey.More >>
  • Koreas set up 1st hotline between leaders ahead of summit

    Koreas set up 1st hotline between leaders ahead of summit

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:52:51 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:06:50 GMT
    North and South Korea have installed a telephone hotline between their leaders as they prepare for a rare summit next week aimed at resolving the nuclear standoff with Pyongyang.More >>
    North and South Korea have installed a telephone hotline between their leaders as they prepare for a rare summit next week aimed at resolving the nuclear standoff with Pyongyang.More >>
  • Judge blocks transfer of US citizen with ties to IS group

    Judge blocks transfer of US citizen with ties to IS group

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:15:07 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:35:49 GMT
    A federal judge is weighing the fate of a US citizen who has been accused of working with Islamic State militants in Syria, but never charged.More >>
    A federal judge is weighing the fate of a US citizen who has been accused of working with Islamic State militants in Syria, but never charged.More >>
  • After Syria missile strikes, US stuck in holding pattern

    After Syria missile strikes, US stuck in holding pattern

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:42:44 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-04-20 09:24:21 GMT
    The drama of U.S. and allied missiles strikes on Syria has obscured the fact that the U.S.-led campaign to eliminate the Islamic State from Syria has stalled.More >>
    The drama of U.S. and allied missiles strikes on Syria has obscured the fact that the U.S.-led campaign to eliminate the Islamic State from Syria has stalled.More >>
  • Syrian rebels give up Damascus area town to government

    Syrian rebels give up Damascus area town to government

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:32 AM EDT2018-04-19 10:32:26 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-04-20 08:23:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). People walk among damaged buildings in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Two days after Syrian troops declared Douma liberated from opposition figh...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). People walk among damaged buildings in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Two days after Syrian troops declared Douma liberated from opposition figh...
    Syrian state media: Hundreds of rebels hand over weapons, start leaving another town northeast of Damascus.More >>
    Syrian state media: Hundreds of rebels hand over weapons, start leaving another town northeast of Damascus.More >>
  • Seoul: N. Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point

    Seoul: N. Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-04-19 14:44:14 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:06 AM EDT2018-04-20 08:06:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, photo, South Korean army soldiers stand guard at the border villages of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea. U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 17, has given his "blessing" for North a...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, photo, South Korean army soldiers stand guard at the border villages of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea. U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 17, has given his "blessing" for North a...
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in says North Korea hasn't asked for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the Korean Peninsula as a precondition for abandoning his nuclear weapons.More >>
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in says North Korea hasn't asked for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the Korean Peninsula as a precondition for abandoning his nuclear weapons.More >>
  • Poland marks 75th anniversary of uprising in Warsaw Ghetto

    Poland marks 75th anniversary of uprising in Warsaw Ghetto

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-19 07:51:58 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 2:46 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:46:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). A survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto, Marian Kalwary talks to The Associated Press about his memories and fears over the current rise of nationalism and fascism, on the eve of the ghetto uprising anniversary, in Warsaw, Poland,...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). A survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto, Marian Kalwary talks to The Associated Press about his memories and fears over the current rise of nationalism and fascism, on the eve of the ghetto uprising anniversary, in Warsaw, Poland,...
    People in Warsaw are pinning paper daffodils to their clothes as the Polish capital begins a day of commemorations on the 75th anniversary of the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.More >>
    People in Warsaw are pinning paper daffodils to their clothes as the Polish capital begins a day of commemorations on the 75th anniversary of the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump claims vindication after memos released

    The Latest: Trump claims vindication after memos released

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-04-20 00:02:50 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:27:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Former FBI director James Comey arrives at a Barnes & Noble book store to speak to an audience Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Former FBI director James Comey arrives at a Barnes & Noble book store to speak to an audience Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.
    The Justice Department has sent Congress confidential memos written by former FBI Director James Comey.More >>
    The Justice Department has sent Congress confidential memos written by former FBI Director James Comey.More >>
  • Pentagon: Sarin likely at Syria sites, but questions remain

    Pentagon: Sarin likely at Syria sites, but questions remain

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:55:08 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:24:37 GMT
    Map locates OPWC publicly confirmed chemical weapon attacks since 2013; 2c x 4 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 114 mm;Map locates OPWC publicly confirmed chemical weapon attacks since 2013; 2c x 4 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 114 mm;
    The Pentagon says there have been no reports of civilian casualties from last week's missile strikes by the United States, France and Britain.More >>
    The Pentagon says there have been no reports of civilian casualties from last week's missile strikes by the United States, France and Britain.More >>
  • In Comey memos, Trump fixates on 'hookers,' frets over Flynn

    In Comey memos, Trump fixates on 'hookers,' frets over Flynn

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:32:49 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:06:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Former FBI director James Comey poses for photographs at a Barnes & Noble book store before speaking Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Former FBI director James Comey poses for photographs at a Barnes & Noble book store before speaking Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.
    The Justice Department has agreed to provide Congress with copies of several memos written by former FBI Director James Comey, relenting as House Republicans threatened to subpoena the documents and criticized...More >>
    The Justice Department has agreed to provide Congress with copies of several memos written by former FBI Director James Comey, relenting as House Republicans threatened to subpoena the documents and criticized department officials.More >>
  • Raul Castro retires as Cuban president, outlines future

    Raul Castro retires as Cuban president, outlines future

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:11:56 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:16:09 GMT
    (Adalberto Roque/Pool via AP). Legislator Jose Ramon Fernandez, center, casts his ballot to choose new leadership for the National Assembly in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Cuba's legislature opened a two-day session that is to elect a succe...(Adalberto Roque/Pool via AP). Legislator Jose Ramon Fernandez, center, casts his ballot to choose new leadership for the National Assembly in Havana, Cuba, Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Cuba's legislature opened a two-day session that is to elect a succe...
    A 57-year-old bureaucrat will take Raul Castro's place as the president of Cuba on Thursday as a government led by a single family for six decades tries to ensure the long-term survival of one of the world's last...More >>
    A 57-year-old bureaucrat will take Raul Castro's place as the president of Cuba on Thursday as a government led by a single family for six decades tries to ensure the long-term survival of one of the world's last communist states.More >>
  • Alabama man, 83, executed for judge's 1989 mail-bomb slaying

    Alabama man, 83, executed for judge's 1989 mail-bomb slaying

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:13:06 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:09:49 GMT
    (Joyce Vance via AP). This undated family photo made available by Joyce Vance, shows U.S. Circuit Judge Robert S. Vance, who was killed by a mail bomb sent to his home in Mountain Brook, Ala., in 1989. Walter Leroy Moore Jr. was convicted of capital mu...(Joyce Vance via AP). This undated family photo made available by Joyce Vance, shows U.S. Circuit Judge Robert S. Vance, who was killed by a mail bomb sent to his home in Mountain Brook, Ala., in 1989. Walter Leroy Moore Jr. was convicted of capital mu...
    Inmate convicted in mail-bomb death of a federal judge killed in 1989 is set to be executed as the oldest prisoner put to death in US in modern times.More >>
    Inmate convicted in mail-bomb death of a federal judge killed in 1989 is set to be executed as the oldest prisoner put to death in US in modern times.More >>
  • Gaza protest camps moved closer to Israel border fence

    Gaza protest camps moved closer to Israel border fence

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:44:38 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:24 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:24:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra). Palestinians watch a bulldozer raises protective sand berms around the tents at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Palestinian activists are moving protest encampments closer to Israel's fence ahead...(AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra). Palestinians watch a bulldozer raises protective sand berms around the tents at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Thursday, April 19, 2018. Palestinian activists are moving protest encampments closer to Israel's fence ahead...
    Organizers of mass marches on Gaza's border with Israel have moved protest tent camps closer to the border fence, heightening the risk of more bloodshed.More >>
    Organizers of mass marches on Gaza's border with Israel have moved protest tent camps closer to the border fence, heightening the risk of more bloodshed.More >>
  • The Latest: 83-year-old Alabama mail-bomb killer is executed

    The Latest: 83-year-old Alabama mail-bomb killer is executed

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:02 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:02:42 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:07 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:07:04 GMT
    (Joyce Vance via AP). This undated family photo made available by Joyce Vance, shows U.S. Circuit Judge Robert S. Vance, who was killed by a mail bomb sent to his home in Mountain Brook, Ala., in 1989. Walter Leroy Moore Jr. was convicted of capital mu...(Joyce Vance via AP). This undated family photo made available by Joyce Vance, shows U.S. Circuit Judge Robert S. Vance, who was killed by a mail bomb sent to his home in Mountain Brook, Ala., in 1989. Walter Leroy Moore Jr. was convicted of capital mu...
    Alabama has executed the oldest U.S. inmate to be put to death in modern times, an 83-year-old man convicted of a federal judge's 1989 mail-bomb slaying.More >>
    Alabama has executed the oldest U.S. inmate to be put to death in modern times, an 83-year-old man convicted of a federal judge's 1989 mail-bomb slaying.More >>
  • Trump leaves open possibility of bailing on meeting with Kim

    Trump leaves open possibility of bailing on meeting with Kim

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:52:28 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-04-20 00:17:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.
    President Donald Trump is leaving himself plenty of wiggle room when it comes to a summit with North Korea's leader, saying he will bail out of the meeting if he decides it won't produce results.More >>
    President Donald Trump is leaving himself plenty of wiggle room when it comes to a summit with North Korea's leader, saying he will bail out of the meeting if he decides it won't produce results.More >>
  • Southwest Airlines pilot pushed Navy boundaries for flying

    Southwest Airlines pilot pushed Navy boundaries for flying

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:52:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:53:48 GMT
    (Thomas P. Milne/U.S. Navy via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, Lt. Tammie Jo Shults, one of the first women to fly Navy tactical aircraft, poses in front of an F/A-18A with Tactical Electronics Warfare Squadron (VAQ) 34 in 1992. After lea...(Thomas P. Milne/U.S. Navy via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, Lt. Tammie Jo Shults, one of the first women to fly Navy tactical aircraft, poses in front of an F/A-18A with Tactical Electronics Warfare Squadron (VAQ) 34 in 1992. After lea...
    The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in an emergency landing after a passenger was partly blown out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in aviation.More >>
    The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in an emergency landing after a passenger was partly blown out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in aviation.More >>
  • Trump backs Marsha Blackburn in Tennessee GOP US Senate bid

    Trump backs Marsha Blackburn in Tennessee GOP US Senate bid

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:42:43 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:27 PM EDT2018-04-19 22:27:39 GMT
    President Donald Trump has endorsed Marsha Blackburn in the Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat from Tennessee.More >>
    President Donald Trump has endorsed Marsha Blackburn in the Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat from Tennessee.More >>
  • Navy, Marine leaders: No problem with transgender troops

    Navy, Marine leaders: No problem with transgender troops

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:15:41 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:05:07 GMT
    The top military leaders of the Navy and Marine Corps tell senators that so far, they've seen no discipline, morale or unit readiness problems with transgender troops now serving openly.More >>
    The top military leaders of the Navy and Marine Corps tell senators that so far, they've seen no discipline, morale or unit readiness problems with transgender troops now serving openly.More >>
  • Dem lawmakers want to know legal basis for Syria strikes

    Dem lawmakers want to know legal basis for Syria strikes

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:02:17 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:04:46 GMT
    Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on President Donald Trump to provide records spelling out the legal basis for missile strikes in Syria last week and in April 2017.More >>
    Two Democratic lawmakers are calling on President Donald Trump to provide records spelling out the legal basis for missile strikes in Syria last week and in April 2017.More >>
  • US easing rules on sales of armed drones, other weaponry

    US easing rules on sales of armed drones, other weaponry

    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:44:31 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-04-19 19:44:49 GMT
    The Trump administration is making it easier for U.S. defense contractors to sell armed drones and other conventional weapons to foreign governments.More >>
    The Trump administration is making it easier for U.S. defense contractors to sell armed drones and other conventional weapons to foreign governments.More >>
  • Dem senator: Trump VA pick vows not to privatize vets care

    Dem senator: Trump VA pick vows not to privatize vets care

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:03:06 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:35:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, M.D., left, sits with Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Veteran's Affairs Committee, before their meeting on Capitol Hill, Monday, April 16, 2018 in Washington. Jackson is President ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, M.D., left, sits with Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Veteran's Affairs Committee, before their meeting on Capitol Hill, Monday, April 16, 2018 in Washington. Jackson is President ...
    A key Democratic senator says President Donald Trump's pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary is promising not to privatize the agency.More >>
    A key Democratic senator says President Donald Trump's pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary is promising not to privatize the agency.More >>
  • The Latest: Anti-nuclear group backs US-NKorea talks

    The Latest: Anti-nuclear group backs US-NKorea talks

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:24 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:24:19 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:35:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media during a working lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media during a working lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Palm Beach, Fla.
    A U.S. ambassador says his country is maintaining a "maximum pressure campaign" to convince North Korea to denuclearize.More >>
    A U.S. ambassador says his country is maintaining a "maximum pressure campaign" to convince North Korea to denuclearize.More >>
  • California reaches deal on National Guard border mission

    California reaches deal on National Guard border mission

    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-04-19 07:01:55 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-04-19 16:24:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2006 file photo, members of the California National Guard work next to the U.S.-Mexico border fence near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jer...(AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2006 file photo, members of the California National Guard work next to the U.S.-Mexico border fence near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jer...
    Gov. Jerry Brown says he has reached agreement with the Trump administration to deploy up to 400 California National Guard troops to the border and elsewhere.More >>
    Gov. Jerry Brown says he has reached agreement with the Trump administration to deploy up to 400 California National Guard troops to the border and elsewhere.More >>
  • Greek court backs release of Turkish officer seeking asylum

    Greek court backs release of Turkish officer seeking asylum

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:52 AM EDT2018-04-19 11:52:01 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-04-19 14:45:46 GMT
    Greece's highest court has imposed severe restrictions on the movements of 1 of 8 Turkish servicemen applying for asylum in Greece after fleeing Turkey following a failed 2016 coup there, while he waits for a...More >>
    Greece's highest court has imposed severe restrictions on the movements of 1 of 8 Turkish servicemen applying for asylum in Greece after fleeing Turkey following a failed 2016 coup there, while he waits for a definitive decision on his asylum application.More >>
  • 2,000 Kachin trapped by Myanmar fighting lack food, medicine

    2,000 Kachin trapped by Myanmar fighting lack food, medicine

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:51:58 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:56:20 GMT
    (Labram Hkun Awng via AP Photo). In this photo provided by Labram Hkun Awng, Kachin civilians displaced by fighting between the Myanmar military and Kachin guerrillas take shelter in a jungle close to Tanai, northern Kachin state, Myanmar Thursday, Apr...(Labram Hkun Awng via AP Photo). In this photo provided by Labram Hkun Awng, Kachin civilians displaced by fighting between the Myanmar military and Kachin guerrillas take shelter in a jungle close to Tanai, northern Kachin state, Myanmar Thursday, Apr...
    Leaders in the Kachin ethnic community say 2,000 civilians are trapped in the jungle after fleeing clashes between Myanmar's army and Kachin guerrillas and need urgent medical attention.More >>
    Leaders in the Kachin ethnic community say 2,000 civilians are trapped in the jungle after fleeing clashes between Myanmar's army and Kachin guerrillas and need urgent medical attention.More >>
  • Taiwan calls Chinese military drills a threat to region

    Taiwan calls Chinese military drills a threat to region

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:24:46 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-04-19 13:55:57 GMT
    Taiwan's government says recent Chinese military drills aim to intimidate the island and are a threat to regional peace and stability.More >>
    Taiwan's government says recent Chinese military drills aim to intimidate the island and are a threat to regional peace and stability.More >>
  • Trump says unless NKorea summit 'fruitful' he'll pull out

    Trump says unless NKorea summit 'fruitful' he'll pull out

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:01:46 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:24 AM EDT2018-04-19 10:24:56 GMT
    CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with leader Kim Jong Un, a highly unusual, secret visit undertaken as the enemy nations prepare for a meeting.More >>
    CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently traveled to North Korea to meet with leader Kim Jong Un, a highly unusual, secret visit undertaken as the enemy nations prepare for a meeting.More >>
  • Erdogan catches Turkey off guard by calling early elections

    Erdogan catches Turkey off guard by calling early elections

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-04-18 12:21:28 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:43 AM EDT2018-04-19 07:43:00 GMT
    (Kayhan Ozer/Pool Photo via AP). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, delivers a speech at his ruling Justice and Development (AKP) Party weekly meeting in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The ruling party will evaluate a call for early pre...(Kayhan Ozer/Pool Photo via AP). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, delivers a speech at his ruling Justice and Development (AKP) Party weekly meeting in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The ruling party will evaluate a call for early pre...
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is meeting the leader of the country's main nationalist party to discuss his political ally's surprise call for early elections.More >>
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is meeting the leader of the country's main nationalist party to discuss his political ally's surprise call for early elections.More >>
  • UN team fired on at suspected Syria chemical attack site

    UN team fired on at suspected Syria chemical attack site

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:01 AM EDT2018-04-18 09:01:24 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-04-19 07:04:00 GMT
    International chemical weapons inspectors do not appear to have visited the site of a suspected attack in Syria after days of delays by Syrian and Russian authorities.More >>
    International chemical weapons inspectors do not appear to have visited the site of a suspected attack in Syria after days of delays by Syrian and Russian authorities.More >>
  • Brown says agreement reached on California guard deployment

    Brown says agreement reached on California guard deployment

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:01 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:01:49 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:25:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2006 file photo, members of the California National Guard work next to the U.S.-Mexico border fence near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jer...(AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2006 file photo, members of the California National Guard work next to the U.S.-Mexico border fence near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jer...
    Gov. Jerry Brown says he has reached agreement with the Trump administration to deploy up to 400 California National Guard troops to the border and elsewhere.More >>
    Gov. Jerry Brown says he has reached agreement with the Trump administration to deploy up to 400 California National Guard troops to the border and elsewhere.More >>
  • Croat officials halt Serbia visit over far-right incident

    Croat officials halt Serbia visit over far-right incident

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-04-18 15:41:41 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:36 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:36:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2015 file photo, Serbian far right leader Vojislav Seselj burns a Croatian flag at a protest in front of the Higher Court in Belgrade, Serbia. A Croatian parliamentary delegation has cut short a...(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2015 file photo, Serbian far right leader Vojislav Seselj burns a Croatian flag at a protest in front of the Higher Court in Belgrade, Serbia. A Croatian parliamentary delegation has cut short a...
    A Croatian parliamentary delegation has cut short a visit to neighboring Serbia after a far-right leader convicted of war crimes reportedly stamped on the Croatian national flag and insulted officials.More >>
    A Croatian parliamentary delegation has cut short a visit to neighboring Serbia after a far-right leader convicted of war crimes reportedly stamped on the Croatian national flag and insulted officials.More >>
  • First the chlorine, then chaos and death in Syria attack

    First the chlorine, then chaos and death in Syria attack

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:11 AM EDT2018-04-18 10:11:28 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:35 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:35:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). In this Monday, April 16, 2018 photo, Kahled Mahmoud Nuseir, 25, center, who lost his wife, Fatmeh Karout nine months pregnant and daughters Qama 18 months and Nour two and half years, during the alleged chemical weapons attack...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). In this Monday, April 16, 2018 photo, Kahled Mahmoud Nuseir, 25, center, who lost his wife, Fatmeh Karout nine months pregnant and daughters Qama 18 months and Nour two and half years, during the alleged chemical weapons attack...
    Residents of Douma were packed into underground shelters amid bombardment when the gas began to spread.More >>
    Residents of Douma were packed into underground shelters amid bombardment when the gas began to spread.More >>
  • 'That's how she's wired': Pilot lauded for handling crisis

    'That's how she's wired': Pilot lauded for handling crisis

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:01:50 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:10:36 GMT
    (Thomas P. Milne/U.S. Navy via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, Lt. Tammie Jo Shults, one of the first women to fly Navy tactical aircraft, poses in front of an F/A-18A with Tactical Electronics Warfare Squadron (VAQ) 34 in 1992. After lea...(Thomas P. Milne/U.S. Navy via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, Lt. Tammie Jo Shults, one of the first women to fly Navy tactical aircraft, poses in front of an F/A-18A with Tactical Electronics Warfare Squadron (VAQ) 34 in 1992. After lea...
    The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in an emergency landing after a passenger was partly sucked out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in aviation.More >>
    The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in an emergency landing after a passenger was partly sucked out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in aviation.More >>
  • The Latest: Southwest pilots: 'Our hearts are heavy'

    The Latest: Southwest pilots: 'Our hearts are heavy'

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:51:54 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:08:29 GMT
    (NTSB via AP). In this Tuesday, April 17, 2018 photo, a National Transportation Safety Board investigator examines damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia...(NTSB via AP). In this Tuesday, April 17, 2018 photo, a National Transportation Safety Board investigator examines damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia...
    The Philadelphia medical examiner has released the cause of death of a woman killed when she was partially blown out of a window on a Southwest Airlines plane after an engine failure.More >>
    The Philadelphia medical examiner has released the cause of death of a woman killed when she was partially blown out of a window on a Southwest Airlines plane after an engine failure.More >>
  • Polish ghetto survivor worries about rising nationalism

    Polish ghetto survivor worries about rising nationalism

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:44:22 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:25:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). A survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto, Marian Kalwary talks to The Associated Press about his memories and fears over the current rise of nationalism and fascism, on the eve of the ghetto uprising anniversary, in Warsaw, Poland,...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). A survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto, Marian Kalwary talks to The Associated Press about his memories and fears over the current rise of nationalism and fascism, on the eve of the ghetto uprising anniversary, in Warsaw, Poland,...
    Marian Kalwary, an 87-year-old survivor of the Warsaw ghetto remembers the horrors that he witnessed there as a boy.More >>
    Marian Kalwary, an 87-year-old survivor of the Warsaw ghetto remembers the horrors that he witnessed there as a boy.More >>
  • Miguel Diaz-Canel selected as next president of Cuba

    Miguel Diaz-Canel selected as next president of Cuba

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-04-18 10:52:47 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-04-19 04:15:02 GMT
    Cuban state media say the country's National Assembly will elect a new president on Wednesday but will only announce the replacement for Raul Castro the following day.More >>
    Cuban state media say the country's National Assembly will elect a new president on Wednesday but will only announce the replacement for Raul Castro the following day.More >>
  • Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of internet tampering

    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of internet tampering

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:00:39 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:52:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Sunday, July 27, 2008, file photo shows an LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. On Monday, April 16, 2018, Washington and London jointly accused Russia’s government of targeting internet equipment i...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Sunday, July 27, 2008, file photo shows an LED-illuminated wireless router in Philadelphia. On Monday, April 16, 2018, Washington and London jointly accused Russia’s government of targeting internet equipment i...
    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of subverting internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
    Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of subverting internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
  • Kansas militia members convicted of Somali refugee bomb plot

    Kansas militia members convicted of Somali refugee bomb plot

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:15:38 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:28:03 GMT
    (Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of Oct. 14, 2016, file booking photos provided by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office in Wichita, Kan., shows from left, Patrick Stein, Curtis Allen and Gavin Wright, three membe...(Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of Oct. 14, 2016, file booking photos provided by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office in Wichita, Kan., shows from left, Patrick Stein, Curtis Allen and Gavin Wright, three membe...
    A federal jury has found three men guilty of plotting to bomb a mosque and apartment complex housing Somali refugees in Kansas.More >>
    A federal jury has found three men guilty of plotting to bomb a mosque and apartment complex housing Somali refugees in Kansas.More >>
  • Douma chemical attack puts OPCW back in spotlight

    Douma chemical attack puts OPCW back in spotlight

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-04-18 17:02:03 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:34:11 GMT
    The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has been thrust once again into the international limelight by a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in Britain and allegations of a chemical...More >>
    The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has been thrust once again into the international limelight by a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in Britain and allegations of a chemical bombardment on the Syrian city of Douma.More >>
  • The Latest: UN says more security needed at Douma site

    The Latest: UN says more security needed at Douma site

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:51:48 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-04-19 00:33:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians sit in front a shop with a shutter painted like the national flag, in Damascus, Syria, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. International inspectors have entered the Syrian town where an alleged chemical attack was carried out earl...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians sit in front a shop with a shutter painted like the national flag, in Damascus, Syria, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. International inspectors have entered the Syrian town where an alleged chemical attack was carried out earl...
    Syrian state media say rebels in a town northeast of Damascus are handing over their weapons as part of an agreement reached with the Syrian government.More >>
    Syrian state media say rebels in a town northeast of Damascus are handing over their weapons as part of an agreement reached with the Syrian government.More >>
  • Calif. Republican and allies want renewed immigration fight

    Calif. Republican and allies want renewed immigration fight

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:57:01 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:32:09 GMT
    Around 50 House Republicans and nearly all 193 Democrats are trying to plunge the House into election-year votes on immigration.More >>
    Around 50 House Republicans and nearly all 193 Democrats are trying to plunge the House into election-year votes on immigration.More >>
  • WWII bomb to force evacuation around Berlin's main station

    WWII bomb to force evacuation around Berlin's main station

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-04-18 18:03:45 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:14:46 GMT
    Police say they will have to evacuate a large area of central Berlin including the city's main railway station Friday to defuse a 500-kilogram (1,100-pound) World War II bomb discovered during construction work.More >>
    Police say they will have to evacuate a large area of central Berlin including the city's main railway station Friday to defuse a 500-kilogram (1,100-pound) World War II bomb discovered during construction work.More >>
  • Merkel condemns attack on 2 men wearing skullcaps in Germany

    Merkel condemns attack on 2 men wearing skullcaps in Germany

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:24:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:11:40 GMT
    Berlin police say two men wearing Jewish skullcaps were attacked and insulted by a group of three other men, who whipped one with a belt in an apparent anti-Semitic assault.More >>
    Berlin police say two men wearing Jewish skullcaps were attacked and insulted by a group of three other men, who whipped one with a belt in an apparent anti-Semitic assault.More >>
  • Korean leaders can discuss peace, but can't end Korean War

    Korean leaders can discuss peace, but can't end Korean War

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:23:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-04-18 19:26:05 GMT
    Trump has given his "blessing" for North and South Korea to discuss the end of the Korean War, but talks are only as far as the two leaders could get since South Korea wasn't signatory to armistice.More >>
    Trump has given his "blessing" for North and South Korea to discuss the end of the Korean War, but talks are only as far as the two leaders could get since South Korea wasn't signatory to armistice.More >>
  • Killing of police officer renews calls for death penalty

    Killing of police officer renews calls for death penalty

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:05:22 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:29:09 GMT
    (Steve Heaslip/The Cape Cod Times via AP). An honor guard follow the casket out of the Doane Beal and Ames Funeral home in Hyannis, Mass., Tuesday, April 17, 2018, where the body of Yarmouth Police Officer Sean Gannon was transported by motorcade to So...(Steve Heaslip/The Cape Cod Times via AP). An honor guard follow the casket out of the Doane Beal and Ames Funeral home in Hyannis, Mass., Tuesday, April 17, 2018, where the body of Yarmouth Police Officer Sean Gannon was transported by motorcade to So...
    The killing of a Massachusetts police officer has some Republicans calling for the reinstatement of the death penalty for the murder of law enforcement officers.More >>
    The killing of a Massachusetts police officer has some Republicans calling for the reinstatement of the death penalty for the murder of law enforcement officers.More >>
  • 200 child soldiers freed in S. Sudan, but problem continues

    200 child soldiers freed in S. Sudan, but problem continues

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:33 AM EDT2018-04-18 09:33:49 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:26:28 GMT
    More than 200 child soldiers were released by armed groups in war-torn South Sudan, part of a series of releases that will see almost 1,000 children freed in the coming months.More >>
    More than 200 child soldiers were released by armed groups in war-torn South Sudan, part of a series of releases that will see almost 1,000 children freed in the coming months.More >>
  • First the chlorine, then chaos and death in Syria attack

    First the chlorine, then chaos and death in Syria attack

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:41:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:54 AM EDT2018-04-18 09:54:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). In this Monday, April 16, 2018 photo, Kahled Mahmoud Nuseir, 25, center, who lost his wife, Fatmeh Karout nine months pregnant and daughters Qama 18 months and Nour two and half years, during the alleged chemical weapons attack...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). In this Monday, April 16, 2018 photo, Kahled Mahmoud Nuseir, 25, center, who lost his wife, Fatmeh Karout nine months pregnant and daughters Qama 18 months and Nour two and half years, during the alleged chemical weapons attack...
    Residents of Douma were packed into underground shelters amid bombardment when the gas began to spread.More >>
    Residents of Douma were packed into underground shelters amid bombardment when the gas began to spread.More >>
  • Syria envoy says UN security team visits alleged attack site

    Syria envoy says UN security team visits alleged attack site

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-04-17 05:40:38 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:05 AM EDT2018-04-18 09:05:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Russian military police officers check weapons left behind by members of the Army of Islam group in a factory produced weapons, in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Russian military police officers check weapons left behind by members of the Army of Islam group in a factory produced weapons, in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday...
    Syrian state TV reports country's air defenses confronted new 'aggression,' downing missiles over central Homs region.More >>
    Syrian state TV reports country's air defenses confronted new 'aggression,' downing missiles over central Homs region.More >>
  • Former Minnesota FBI agent cites racism in explaining leak

    Former Minnesota FBI agent cites racism in explaining leak

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:54:27 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-04-18 05:06:15 GMT
    A former Minnesota FBI counterterrorism agent who was caught in a Justice Department crackdown has pleaded guilty to leaking classified documents to an online media organization.More >>
    A former Minnesota FBI counterterrorism agent who was caught in a Justice Department crackdown has pleaded guilty to leaking classified documents to an online media organization.More >>
  • Trump touts US-NKorea talks; officials say Pompeo met Kim

    Trump touts US-NKorea talks; officials say Pompeo met Kim

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:40:54 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:44:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this April 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks at an event to promote his tax cut package in Hialeah, Fla. Trump will play host to Japan’s Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago on Tuesday amid growing strain betwee...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this April 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks at an event to promote his tax cut package in Hialeah, Fla. Trump will play host to Japan’s Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago on Tuesday amid growing strain betwee...
    President Donald Trump will host Japan's Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago this week amid growing strain between the two countries over a planned meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and a push for new tariffs.More >>
    President Donald Trump will host Japan's Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago this week amid growing strain between the two countries over a planned meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and a push for new tariffs.More >>
  • The Latest: Kudlow apologizes for saying Haley was confused

    The Latest: Kudlow apologizes for saying Haley was confused

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:31 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:31:21 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:43:52 GMT
    U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley is pushing back against a White House claim that she was confused when she said new sanctions against Russia were imminent, releasing a pithy statement saying, "With all due respect, I...More >>
    U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley is pushing back against a White House claim that she was confused when she said new sanctions against Russia were imminent, releasing a pithy statement saying, "With all due respect, I don't get confused.".More >>
  • The Latest: Russia clashes again with US, allies over Syria

    The Latest: Russia clashes again with US, allies over Syria

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 07:50:27 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:54:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians walk through destruction in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Faisal Mekdad, Syria's deputy foreign minister, said on Monday that his count...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians walk through destruction in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Faisal Mekdad, Syria's deputy foreign minister, said on Monday that his count...
    The Latest: Group of Seven industrialized nations issues joint statement, endorsing US-led air strikes in Syria.More >>
    The Latest: Group of Seven industrialized nations issues joint statement, endorsing US-led air strikes in Syria.More >>
  • Trump bashes California on border mission, Brown sees a deal

    Trump bashes California on border mission, Brown sees a deal

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:30:13 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-04-18 02:35:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Border Patrol agent Eduardo Olmos walks near the secondary fence separating Tijuana, Mexico, background, and San Diego in San Diego. California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday, A...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Border Patrol agent Eduardo Olmos walks near the secondary fence separating Tijuana, Mexico, background, and San Diego in San Diego. California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday, A...
    President Donald Trump is criticizing California's governor's rejection of proposed border duties for the National Guard.More >>
    President Donald Trump is criticizing California's governor's rejection of proposed border duties for the National Guard.More >>
  • Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:23:36 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-04-18 01:42:23 GMT
    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes.More >>
    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law that makes it easier to deport immigrants who have been convicted of crimes.More >>
  • Richard Blystone, correspondent at AP, later CNN, dies at 81

    Richard Blystone, correspondent at AP, later CNN, dies at 81

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-04-17 23:54:36 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:54:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Peter Kemp). In this Feb. 5, 1979, photo, Associated Press foreign correspondent Richard Blystone poses for a photo in the AP's London bureau. Blystone, a veteran AP correspondent who reported from Vietnam and was one of the first journalists...(AP Photo/Peter Kemp). In this Feb. 5, 1979, photo, Associated Press foreign correspondent Richard Blystone poses for a photo in the AP's London bureau. Blystone, a veteran AP correspondent who reported from Vietnam and was one of the first journalists...
    Richard M. Blystone, former Associated Press correspondent and one of the first journalists to join the CNN network, has died at 81.More >>
    Richard M. Blystone, former Associated Press correspondent and one of the first journalists to join the CNN network, has died at 81.More >>
  • Jury has case of 3 men accused of plotting to bomb Somalis

    Jury has case of 3 men accused of plotting to bomb Somalis

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-04-17 12:20:28 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:04:58 GMT
    (Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of Oct. 14, 2016, file booking photos provided by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office in Wichita, Kan., shows from left, Patrick Stein, Curtis Allen and Gavin Wright, three membe...(Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of Oct. 14, 2016, file booking photos provided by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office in Wichita, Kan., shows from left, Patrick Stein, Curtis Allen and Gavin Wright, three membe...
    Attorneys are set to make their closing arguments to jurors deciding the fate of three men accused of plotting to bomb a mosque and apartment complex housing Somali immigrants in Kansas.More >>
    Attorneys are set to make their closing arguments to jurors deciding the fate of three men accused of plotting to bomb a mosque and apartment complex housing Somali immigrants in Kansas.More >>
  • Trump formally nominates Gina Haspel to be next CIA director

    Trump formally nominates Gina Haspel to be next CIA director

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:31:06 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-04-17 22:45:27 GMT
    President Donald Trump has formally notified Congress that deputy CIA director Gina Haspel is his pick to lead the agency.More >>
    President Donald Trump has formally notified Congress that deputy CIA director Gina Haspel is his pick to lead the agency.More >>
  • US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage

    US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage

    Monday, April 16 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-04-16 22:21:18 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-04-17 21:55:31 GMT
    US, UK accuse Russia of planting malware on internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
    US, UK accuse Russia of planting malware on internet equipment for espionage, possible attacks.More >>
  • US wants to transfer detained American to 3rd country

    US wants to transfer detained American to 3rd country

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:50:19 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-04-17 20:24:03 GMT
    The Defense Department says it wants to transfer an American detained in Iraq to a third, unidentified country.More >>
    The Defense Department says it wants to transfer an American detained in Iraq to a third, unidentified country.More >>
  • Niger may have arrested militant with ties to US ambush

    Niger may have arrested militant with ties to US ambush

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:40:39 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-04-17 18:53:58 GMT
    The Niger military has detained a suspect who could be the militant leader who was being pursued at the time of an ambush that left four American soldiers dead.More >>
    The Niger military has detained a suspect who could be the militant leader who was being pursued at the time of an ambush that left four American soldiers dead.More >>
  • Turkey seeks to extend state of emergency for 7th time

    Turkey seeks to extend state of emergency for 7th time

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:32 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:32:17 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:40 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:40:55 GMT
    (Kayhan Ozer/Pool Photo via AP). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, centre, accompanied by Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, arrives to deliver a speech at his ruling Justice and Development (AKP) Party weekly meeting in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, Ap...(Kayhan Ozer/Pool Photo via AP). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, centre, accompanied by Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, arrives to deliver a speech at his ruling Justice and Development (AKP) Party weekly meeting in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, Ap...
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government is seeking an extension of the state of emergency declared following a failed coup in 2016.More >>
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government is seeking an extension of the state of emergency declared following a failed coup in 2016.More >>
  • Senators introduce new war powers resolution

    Senators introduce new war powers resolution

    Monday, April 16 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:02:39 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:25:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Rubble lines a street in Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Faisal Mekdad, Syria's deputy foreign minister, said on Monday that his country is "fully ready" to ...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Rubble lines a street in Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Faisal Mekdad, Syria's deputy foreign minister, said on Monday that his country is "fully ready" to ...
    The leaders of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are set to unveil a bipartisan resolution authorizing the use of military force overseas.More >>
    The leaders of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are set to unveil a bipartisan resolution authorizing the use of military force overseas.More >>
  • Burundi forces kill perceived regime opponents, says group

    Burundi forces kill perceived regime opponents, says group

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 08:50:10 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:50:32 GMT
    Human Rights Watch says government forces and ruling party members have killed perceived opponents of an upcoming referendum that could enable the president to extend his rule.More >>
    Human Rights Watch says government forces and ruling party members have killed perceived opponents of an upcoming referendum that could enable the president to extend his rule.More >>
  • Romanian prosecutors indict ex-leader for revolution deaths

    Romanian prosecutors indict ex-leader for revolution deaths

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:10:17 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:44:28 GMT
    Romanian prosecutors have formally indicted an ex-president for crimes against humanity over his role in deaths that occurred during the anti-communist revolution.More >>
    Romanian prosecutors have formally indicted an ex-president for crimes against humanity over his role in deaths that occurred during the anti-communist revolution.More >>
  • France wants EU expansion freeze amid Balkans war warning

    France wants EU expansion freeze amid Balkans war warning

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:30 AM EDT2018-04-17 11:30:31 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-04-17 15:24:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Jean Francois Badias). French President Emmanuel Macron, right, shakes hands with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Macron is expected to outl...(AP Photo/ Jean Francois Badias). French President Emmanuel Macron, right, shakes hands with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Macron is expected to outl...
    French President Emmanuel Macron has ruled out any expansion of the European Union until the bloc is reformed, as a top EU official warned that the volatile Balkans could face a return to war if countries in the...More >>
    French President Emmanuel Macron has ruled out any expansion of the European Union until the bloc is reformed, as a top EU official warned that the volatile Balkans could face a return to war if countries in the region have no hope of joining.More >>
  • Destruction, traumatized residents in Syrian town of Douma

    Destruction, traumatized residents in Syrian town of Douma

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-04-17 11:50:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-04-17 13:24:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrian authorities distribute bread, vegetables and pasta to Douma residents, in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Two days after Syrian troops dec...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrian authorities distribute bread, vegetables and pasta to Douma residents, in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Two days after Syrian troops dec...
    In Syrian town of Douma near Damascus, destruction and traumatized residents.More >>
    In Syrian town of Douma near Damascus, destruction and traumatized residents.More >>
  • White House says Russia sanctions still under consideration

    White House says Russia sanctions still under consideration

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 04:48:32 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-04-17 12:36:19 GMT
    (Department of Defense via AP). In this image released by the Department of Defense, a U.S. Air Force B-1 Bomber separates from the boom pod after receiving fuel from an Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker on April 13, 2018, en route to strike chemical weapo...(Department of Defense via AP). In this image released by the Department of Defense, a U.S. Air Force B-1 Bomber separates from the boom pod after receiving fuel from an Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker on April 13, 2018, en route to strike chemical weapo...
    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley has indicated new economic sanctions will be announced Monday against Russia for enabling the government of Syrian leader Bashar Assad in its use of chemical weapons.More >>
    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley has indicated new economic sanctions will be announced Monday against Russia for enabling the government of Syrian leader Bashar Assad in its use of chemical weapons.More >>
  • Correction: Syria-Destroyed Town story

    Correction: Syria-Destroyed Town story

    Monday, April 16 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-04-16 22:00:45 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-17 12:34:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrian authorities distribute bread, vegetables and pasta to Douma residents, in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Two days after Syrian troops dec...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrian authorities distribute bread, vegetables and pasta to Douma residents, in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Two days after Syrian troops dec...
    The streets of the town of Douma near the capital, Damascus, had few people with the majority of its residents now displaced to the country's north.More >>
    The streets of the town of Douma near the capital, Damascus, had few people with the majority of its residents now displaced to the country's north.More >>
  • US says California rejects proposed border duties for troops

    US says California rejects proposed border duties for troops

    Monday, April 16 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-04-16 18:09:02 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:24 AM EDT2018-04-17 12:24:08 GMT
    Two U.S. officials say California has rejected the federal government's initial plans to send the state's National Guard troops to the border because the work is considered too closely tied to immigration enforcement.More >>
    Two U.S. officials say California has rejected the federal government's initial plans to send the state's National Guard troops to the border because the work is considered too closely tied to immigration enforcement.More >>
  • US pastor denies terror links, spying in Turkish court

    US pastor denies terror links, spying in Turkish court

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:58:36 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-04-17 08:52:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). Samuel Brownback, US Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, talks to members of the media outside the prison complex Aliaga, Izmir province, western Turkey, where jailed pastor Andrew Craig Brunson appea...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). Samuel Brownback, US Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, talks to members of the media outside the prison complex Aliaga, Izmir province, western Turkey, where jailed pastor Andrew Craig Brunson appea...
    American pastor denies aiding terror groups or engaging in espionage in Turkey as trial opens.More >>
    American pastor denies aiding terror groups or engaging in espionage in Turkey as trial opens.More >>
  • Terrorism accusation in Basque bar brawl reopens old wounds

    Terrorism accusation in Basque bar brawl reopens old wounds

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:51:04 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-17 07:51:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Unai Beroiz). In this photo taken on Saturday April 14, 2018, tens of thousands of people march in Pamplona, the capital of the province where Alsasua is located, protesting the terrorism charges brought against eight defendants for a fight i...(AP Photo/Unai Beroiz). In this photo taken on Saturday April 14, 2018, tens of thousands of people march in Pamplona, the capital of the province where Alsasua is located, protesting the terrorism charges brought against eight defendants for a fight i...
    The trial of seven men and one woman accused of beating of two police officers and their girlfriends two years ago in northern Spain opened Monday amid controversy because of the terrorism charges brought against...More >>
    The trial of seven men and one woman accused of beating of two police officers and their girlfriends two years ago in northern Spain opened Monday amid controversy because of the terrorism charges brought against the defendants.More >>
  • Asian shares flat to slightly higher as geopolitics weigh

    Asian shares flat to slightly higher as geopolitics weigh

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:09:06 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-04-17 06:21:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, a statue of George Washington, on the steps Federal Hall, overlooks the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, April 16.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE- In this April 5, 2018, file photo, a statue of George Washington, on the steps Federal Hall, overlooks the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, April 16.
    U.S. stocks are broadly higher in early trading, with technology and health care companies posting solid gains.More >>
    U.S. stocks are broadly higher in early trading, with technology and health care companies posting solid gains.More >>
  • Chemical weapons team in Syria kept from alleged attack site

    Chemical weapons team in Syria kept from alleged attack site

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:28 AM EDT2018-04-16 08:28:33 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-04-17 05:51:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians walk in the Hamidiyeh Market, in the Old City of Damascus, Syria, Sunday, April 15, 2018. Syria’s President Bashar Assad spoke Sunday to a group of visiting Russian politicians saying that Western airstrikes against his...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians walk in the Hamidiyeh Market, in the Old City of Damascus, Syria, Sunday, April 15, 2018. Syria’s President Bashar Assad spoke Sunday to a group of visiting Russian politicians saying that Western airstrikes against his...
    Syrians rally in landmark Damascus square to cheer their armed forces' confronting unprecedented joint airstrikes.More >>
    Syrians rally in landmark Damascus square to cheer their armed forces' confronting unprecedented joint airstrikes.More >>
  • The Latest: Syrian TV: Air defense confront missiles in Homs

    The Latest: Syrian TV: Air defense confront missiles in Homs

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:01:20 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-04-17 04:12:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). People stand in front of damaged buildings, in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Faisal Mekdad, Syria’s deputy foreign minister, said on Monday tha...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). People stand in front of damaged buildings, in the town of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, April 16, 2018. Faisal Mekdad, Syria’s deputy foreign minister, said on Monday tha...
    Russian officials say a purported chemical attack in Syria was a fabrication staged by British intelligence agencies to pave the way for allied strikes.More >>
    Russian officials say a purported chemical attack in Syria was a fabrication staged by British intelligence agencies to pave the way for allied strikes.More >>
  • 7 inmates killed as prisoners fight over money, territory

    7 inmates killed as prisoners fight over money, territory

    Monday, April 16 2018 6:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 10:48:25 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-04-17 03:35:02 GMT
    South Carolina prisons spokesman: 7 inmates dead, 17 injured amid fights at max security prison..More >>
    South Carolina prisons spokesman: 7 inmates dead, 17 injured amid fights at max security prison..More >>
  • UK's May tells lawmakers: Syria strikes were legal and moral

    UK's May tells lawmakers: Syria strikes were legal and moral

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:38:40 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:52:38 GMT
    (Simon Dawson/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May during a press conference in 10 Downing Street, London, Saturday, April 14, 2018. British Prime Minister Theresa May says the need to act quickly and protect “operational security” ...(Simon Dawson/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May during a press conference in 10 Downing Street, London, Saturday, April 14, 2018. British Prime Minister Theresa May says the need to act quickly and protect “operational security” ...
    Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face British lawmakers to explain her decision to launch airstrikes against Syria without a vote in Parliament.More >>
    Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face British lawmakers to explain her decision to launch airstrikes against Syria without a vote in Parliament.More >>
  • Second mistrial in ex-Navy commander's attempted rape trial

    Second mistrial in ex-Navy commander's attempted rape trial

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-04-17 00:54:32 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:28:15 GMT
    A deadlocked jury has led to a second mistrial in the case of a former Navy commander charged with the attempted rape of a junior officer in San Diego.More >>
    A deadlocked jury has led to a second mistrial in the case of a former Navy commander charged with the attempted rape of a junior officer in San Diego.More >>
  • Allies vague on evidence linking Syria to chemical attack

    Allies vague on evidence linking Syria to chemical attack

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:30:43 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 7:14 PM EDT2018-04-16 23:14:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Demonstrators take part in a protest organized by the Stop the War coalition against the British government carrying out airstrikes on targets in Syria, in Parliament Square, London, Monday, April 16, 2018. British Prime Ministe...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Demonstrators take part in a protest organized by the Stop the War coalition against the British government carrying out airstrikes on targets in Syria, in Parliament Square, London, Monday, April 16, 2018. British Prime Ministe...
    The United States, France and Britain have said their airstrikes on Syria were a response to a reported chemical attack in a rebel-held Damascus suburb.More >>
    The United States, France and Britain have said their airstrikes on Syria were a response to a reported chemical attack in a rebel-held Damascus suburb.More >>
  • Pence's choice for adviser withdraws after Trump objects

    Pence's choice for adviser withdraws after Trump objects

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-04-16 16:42:13 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:35:34 GMT
    Pence's choice to be his new national security adviser has withdrawn from consideration after Trump got wind of the plan to hire someone associated with past anti-Trump ads.More >>
    Pence's choice to be his new national security adviser has withdrawn from consideration after Trump got wind of the plan to hire someone associated with past anti-Trump ads.More >>
  • Judge: Trump's ban on transgender troops on hold until trial

    Judge: Trump's ban on transgender troops on hold until trial

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:55:24 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-04-16 21:20:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, plaintiffs Cathrine Schmid, second left, and Conner Callahan, second right, listens with supporters during a news conference in front of a federal courthouse following a hearing in ...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). FILE - In this March 27, 2018, file photo, plaintiffs Cathrine Schmid, second left, and Conner Callahan, second right, listens with supporters during a news conference in front of a federal courthouse following a hearing in ...
    A U.S. judge in Seattle has ordered President Donald Trump not to ban transgender troops from serving in the military.More >>
    A U.S. judge in Seattle has ordered President Donald Trump not to ban transgender troops from serving in the military.More >>
  • The Latest: EU defends Iran nuclear deal; no new sanctions

    The Latest: EU defends Iran nuclear deal; no new sanctions

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 07:48:32 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-04-16 19:04:03 GMT
    (Master Sgt. Phil Speck/U.S. Air National Guard via AP). This photo provided by the U.S. Air National Guard shows 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron B-1B Lancer aircraft departing from Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. The U.S., B...(Master Sgt. Phil Speck/U.S. Air National Guard via AP). This photo provided by the U.S. Air National Guard shows 34th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron B-1B Lancer aircraft departing from Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. The U.S., B...
    The Latest: EU foreign policy chief wants bloc to use major meeting on Syria next week to give impetus to UN peace moves.More >>
    The Latest: EU foreign policy chief wants bloc to use major meeting on Syria next week to give impetus to UN peace moves.More >>
  • Judge tells Italy to release aid group's migrant rescue boat

    Judge tells Italy to release aid group's migrant rescue boat

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:49:07 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 1:51 PM EDT2018-04-16 17:51:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessio Tricani). FILE -- In this photo taken on March 19, 2018, the Spanish NGO's Proactiva Open Arms vessel is seen at harbor at the port of Pozzallo, in the southern Italian island of Sicily. Proactiva Open Arms founder Oscar Camps says Mo...(AP Photo/Alessio Tricani). FILE -- In this photo taken on March 19, 2018, the Spanish NGO's Proactiva Open Arms vessel is seen at harbor at the port of Pozzallo, in the southern Italian island of Sicily. Proactiva Open Arms founder Oscar Camps says Mo...
    An Italian judge has ordered Italy to release a Spanish aid group's rescue ship that was impounded for taking 218 migrants to Italy, finding that the ship was operating in an emergency when it launched the rescue.More >>
    An Italian judge has ordered Italy to release a Spanish aid group's rescue ship that was impounded for taking 218 migrants to Italy, finding that the ship was operating in an emergency when it launched the rescue.More >>
  • Stocks stable, oil drops after US-led air strikes on Syria

    Stocks stable, oil drops after US-led air strikes on Syria

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 07:48:21 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 11:29 AM EDT2018-04-16 15:29:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, April 16, 2018. Shares were mixed in Asia after an upbeat start to the week, with Chinese benchmarks leading the retreat. The air strikes on Syria a...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan). A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, April 16, 2018. Shares were mixed in Asia after an upbeat start to the week, with Chinese benchmarks leading the retreat. The air strikes on Syria a...
    Asian shares mixed following weekend air strikes on Syria, Chinese benchmarks leading retreat.More >>
    Asian shares mixed following weekend air strikes on Syria, Chinese benchmarks leading retreat.More >>
  • Pakistan watchdog says country failing on human rights

    Pakistan watchdog says country failing on human rights

    Monday, April 16 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-04-16 06:48:25 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-04-16 15:21:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Arshad Butt). A man comforts a Christian woman who lost her husband in a deadly shooting incident, outside a hospital in Quetta, Pakistan, Sunday, April 15, 2018. Pakistani police say gunmen opened fire on worshippers coming out of a church i...(AP Photo/Arshad Butt). A man comforts a Christian woman who lost her husband in a deadly shooting incident, outside a hospital in Quetta, Pakistan, Sunday, April 15, 2018. Pakistani police say gunmen opened fire on worshippers coming out of a church i...
    Pakistani watchdog says country failing to improve human rights record, criticism stifled and blasphemy law misused.More >>
    Pakistani watchdog says country failing to improve human rights record, criticism stifled and blasphemy law misused.More >>
  • Turkey's opposition protests state of emergency with sit-ins

    Turkey's opposition protests state of emergency with sit-ins

    Monday, April 16 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:18:50 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-04-16 14:41:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Supporters of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, CHP, gather for a sit-in protest near central Istanbul's Taksim Square, Monday, April. 16, 2018. After it was announced that the motion foreseeing the extension o...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Supporters of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, CHP, gather for a sit-in protest near central Istanbul's Taksim Square, Monday, April. 16, 2018. After it was announced that the motion foreseeing the extension o...
    Supporters of Turkey's main opposition party have staged sit-in demonstrations across Turkey to protest the state of emergency that was declared after a coup attempt in 2016.More >>
    Supporters of Turkey's main opposition party have staged sit-in demonstrations across Turkey to protest the state of emergency that was declared after a coup attempt in 2016.More >>
  • Bangladesh rejects Myanmar's claim of repatriating Rohingya

    Bangladesh rejects Myanmar's claim of repatriating Rohingya

    Monday, April 16 2018 2:08 AM EDT2018-04-16 06:08:17 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:52:16 GMT
    (Myanmar Government Information Committee via AP). In this April 14, 2018, photo provided by  Myanmar Government Information Committee,  Myanmar immigration officials examine documents as a Rohingya family of five look on at a receiving center in Taung...(Myanmar Government Information Committee via AP). In this April 14, 2018, photo provided by Myanmar Government Information Committee, Myanmar immigration officials examine documents as a Rohingya family of five look on at a receiving center in Taung...
    Bangladesh has rejected a claim by Myanmar that the Buddhist-majority nation has repatriated the first five among some 700,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled to neighboring Bangladesh to escape military-led...More >>
    Bangladesh has rejected a claim by Myanmar that the Buddhist-majority nation has repatriated the first five among some 700,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled to neighboring Bangladesh to escape military-led violence against the minority group.More >>
  • Future of Iran deal may depend on European intervention

    Future of Iran deal may depend on European intervention

    Monday, April 16 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:20:17 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:33:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2018, file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak at a news conference in Brussels. The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs ...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2018, file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak at a news conference in Brussels. The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs ...
    The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump.More >>
    The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Arab leaders meet to unify ranks with eye on Iran, Jerusalem

    Arab leaders meet to unify ranks with eye on Iran, Jerusalem

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:58:27 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 7:29 AM EDT2018-04-16 11:29:30 GMT
    An annual gathering of Arab leaders has opened in the eastern Saudi city of Dhahran as tensions with Iran and wars in Syria and Yemen threaten stability across the region.More >>
    An annual gathering of Arab leaders has opened in the eastern Saudi city of Dhahran as tensions with Iran and wars in Syria and Yemen threaten stability across the region.More >>
  • Iran deal's fate may rest on late European interventions

    Iran deal's fate may rest on late European interventions

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:17:53 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-04-16 10:31:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2018, file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak at a news conference in Brussels. The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs ...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2018, file photo, French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak at a news conference in Brussels. The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs ...
    The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump.More >>
    The future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal hangs in the balance and its survival may depend on the unlikely success of last-minute European interventions with President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Boston marks 5 years since marathon attack with tributes

    Boston marks 5 years since marathon attack with tributes

    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:37 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:37:58 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 4:18 AM EDT2018-04-16 08:18:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). The father of Lingzi Lu, Jun Lu, foreground left, and her aunt Helen Zhao, foreground right, carry a wreath ahead of the family of Martin Richard, background from left, Henry, Bill, Denise and Jane, partially hidden, during a ...(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). The father of Lingzi Lu, Jun Lu, foreground left, and her aunt Helen Zhao, foreground right, carry a wreath ahead of the family of Martin Richard, background from left, Henry, Bill, Denise and Jane, partially hidden, during a ...
    Boston is marking the fifth anniversary of the deadly Boston Marathon bombings with solemn remembrances and charitable acts.More >>
    Boston is marking the fifth anniversary of the deadly Boston Marathon bombings with solemn remembrances and charitable acts.More >>
  • Syria's allies say airstrikes undercut political resolution

    Syria's allies say airstrikes undercut political resolution

    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:07 AM EDT2018-04-15 09:07:45 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:51 AM EDT2018-04-16 07:51:28 GMT
    (Satellite Image ©2018 DigitalGlobe via AP). This satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows the Him Shinshar Chemical Weapons Storage Facility in Syria on Saturday, April 14, 2018, following a U.S.-led allied missile attack. U.S., French and Briti...(Satellite Image ©2018 DigitalGlobe via AP). This satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows the Him Shinshar Chemical Weapons Storage Facility in Syria on Saturday, April 14, 2018, following a U.S.-led allied missile attack. U.S., French and Briti...
    France is urging Russia to join a push for a political solution in Syria after joint U.S., French and British attacks on Syrian chemical weapons sites.More >>
    France is urging Russia to join a push for a political solution in Syria after joint U.S., French and British attacks on Syrian chemical weapons sites.More >>
  • Asian shares give up early gains as political risks loom

    Asian shares give up early gains as political risks loom

    Monday, April 16 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-04-16 04:28:13 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:08 AM EDT2018-04-16 07:08:36 GMT
    Asian shares fall back after upbeat start, with Chinese benchmarks leading retreat.More >>
    Asian shares fall back after upbeat start, with Chinese benchmarks leading retreat.More >>
  • Western airstrikes unlikely to impact Assad's war machine

    Western airstrikes unlikely to impact Assad's war machine

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:19:12 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 3:00 AM EDT2018-04-16 07:00:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). A Syrian soldier films the damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Bar...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). A Syrian soldier films the damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Bar...
    The Western airstrikes on suspected Syrian chemical weapons facilities might have rained down punishment from the sky, but they will not fundamentally degrade a war machine whose main bases, weaponry and personnel...More >>
    The Western airstrikes on suspected Syrian chemical weapons facilities might have rained down punishment from the sky, but they will not fundamentally degrade a war machine whose main bases, weaponry and personnel remain in place.More >>
  • US to hit Russia with new sanctions for aiding Syria's Assad

    US to hit Russia with new sanctions for aiding Syria's Assad

    Sunday, April 15 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-04-15 04:37:57 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-04-16 06:39:02 GMT
    (Department of Defense via AP). In this image released by the Department of Defense, a U.S. Air Force B-1 Bomber separates from the boom pod after receiving fuel from an Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker on April 13, 2018, en route to strike chemical weapo...(Department of Defense via AP). In this image released by the Department of Defense, a U.S. Air Force B-1 Bomber separates from the boom pod after receiving fuel from an Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker on April 13, 2018, en route to strike chemical weapo...
    Trump declares "mission accomplished" in aftermath of missile strike launched against Syria by U.S. and allies France and Britain.More >>
    Trump declares "mission accomplished" in aftermath of missile strike launched against Syria by U.S. and allies France and Britain.More >>
  • The Latest: Spokeswoman says Trump still wants Syria exit

    The Latest: Spokeswoman says Trump still wants Syria exit

    Sunday, April 15 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-04-15 10:17:45 GMT
    Monday, April 16 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-04-16 05:30:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Syrian-Americans express their anger at the missile strikes on their homeland during an anti-war rally opposing the military strikes by Western countries in Syria, in downtown Los Angeles, Saturday, April 14, 2018. On Satu...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). Syrian-Americans express their anger at the missile strikes on their homeland during an anti-war rally opposing the military strikes by Western countries in Syria, in downtown Los Angeles, Saturday, April 14, 2018. On Satu...
    A group of Russian politicians has met with Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose mood they describe as good a day after Western airstrikes.More >>
    A group of Russian politicians has met with Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose mood they describe as good a day after Western airstrikes.More >>
  • Certain of gas attack, allies struck Syria before UN report

    Certain of gas attack, allies struck Syria before UN report

    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-04-14 17:36:03 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-04-15 19:42:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bassem Mroue). United Nations vehicles carry the team of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), arrive at hotel hours after the U.S., France and Britian launched an attack on Syrian facilities to punish President Bas...(AP Photo/Bassem Mroue). United Nations vehicles carry the team of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), arrive at hotel hours after the U.S., France and Britian launched an attack on Syrian facilities to punish President Bas...
    The United States, Britain and France decided to strike Syria for its apparent use of chemical weapons without waiting for a report from U.N. inspectors.More >>
    The United States, Britain and France decided to strike Syria for its apparent use of chemical weapons without waiting for a report from U.N. inspectors.More >>
  • Trump uses phrase that haunted Bush: 'Mission Accomplished!'

    Trump uses phrase that haunted Bush: 'Mission Accomplished!'

    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-04-14 13:36:33 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-04-15 19:10:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2003 file photo, President George W. Bush declares the end of major combat in Iraq as he speaks aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln off the California coast. As he declares the U.S...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this May 2, 2003 file photo, President George W. Bush declares the end of major combat in Iraq as he speaks aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln off the California coast. As he declares the U.S...
    As he declares the U.S.-led airstrikes against Syria a success, President Donald Trump is adopting a phrase that a previous president came to regret _ "mission accomplished.".More >>
    As he declares the U.S.-led airstrikes against Syria a success, President Donald Trump is adopting a phrase that a previous president came to regret _ "mission accomplished.".More >>
  • Pakistan: Gunmen open fire on churchgoers, killing 2

    Pakistan: Gunmen open fire on churchgoers, killing 2

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:37:56 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-04-15 16:21:00 GMT
    Pakistani police say gunmen have opened fire on worshippers coming out of a church in the southwestern city of Quetta, killing two people and wounding five others.More >>
    Pakistani police say gunmen have opened fire on worshippers coming out of a church in the southwestern city of Quetta, killing two people and wounding five others.More >>
  • Egypt upholds death sentence against 4 over plotting attacks

    Egypt upholds death sentence against 4 over plotting attacks

    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:48:18 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:49:04 GMT
    Egypt's highest appeals court has upheld death sentences for four people over forming a "terrorist cell" to plot attacks on security forces and other institutions.More >>
    Egypt's highest appeals court has upheld death sentences for four people over forming a "terrorist cell" to plot attacks on security forces and other institutions.More >>
  • In Peru for summit, Pence offers support for Syrian strike

    In Peru for summit, Pence offers support for Syrian strike

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:58:40 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:41:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a press conference at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a press conference at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    Vice President Mike Pence has wrapped up his trip to a summit of Latin American leaders.More >>
    Vice President Mike Pence has wrapped up his trip to a summit of Latin American leaders.More >>
  • Teacher rebellion tests Republican grip on Kentucky

    Teacher rebellion tests Republican grip on Kentucky

    Saturday, April 14 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-04-14 20:44:20 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:32:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston). Teachers from across Kentucky gather inside the state Capitol to rally for increased funding for education, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Frankfort, Ky. The unrest comes amid teacher protests in Oklahoma and Arizona over low fun...(AP Photo/Bryan Woolston). Teachers from across Kentucky gather inside the state Capitol to rally for increased funding for education, Friday, April 13, 2018, in Frankfort, Ky. The unrest comes amid teacher protests in Oklahoma and Arizona over low fun...
    A teacher rebellion in Kentucky is testing the Republican party's grip on the state.More >>
    A teacher rebellion in Kentucky is testing the Republican party's grip on the state.More >>
  • Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

    Trump claims success in Syria, but chemical weapons remain

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-04-14 07:17:21 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 11:03 AM EDT2018-04-15 15:03:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Explosions lit up the skies with anti-aircraft fire, over Damascus, the Syrian capital, as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Sy...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Explosions lit up the skies with anti-aircraft fire, over Damascus, the Syrian capital, as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Sy...
    President Donald Trump has announced that the U.S., France and Britain together launched military strikes in Syria.More >>
    President Donald Trump has announced that the U.S., France and Britain together launched military strikes in Syria.More >>
  • The Latest: Syrian-Americans express anger over missiles

    The Latest: Syrian-Americans express anger over missiles

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-04-14 07:36:18 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-04-15 14:22:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, joined by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, speaks at the Pentagon, Friday, April 13, 2018, on the U.S. military response, along with France and Britain, to Syria's chemical weapon attac...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, joined by Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, speaks at the Pentagon, Friday, April 13, 2018, on the U.S. military response, along with France and Britain, to Syria's chemical weapon attac...
    Israel says in response to the American-led strike in Syria that the Middle Eastern country's "murderous actions" put itself in danger.More >>
    Israel says in response to the American-led strike in Syria that the Middle Eastern country's "murderous actions" put itself in danger.More >>
  • European allies France, UK gamble, join Trump against Syria

    European allies France, UK gamble, join Trump against Syria

    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-04-14 16:06:01 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:40:52 GMT
    (SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows the damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chem...(SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows the damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chem...
    Europe's two biggest military powers took a gamble in lining up behind U.S. President Donald Trump in bombarding Syria.More >>
    Europe's two biggest military powers took a gamble in lining up behind U.S. President Donald Trump in bombarding Syria.More >>
  • In Peru, Pence defends Syrian strike to Latin America allies

    In Peru, Pence defends Syrian strike to Latin America allies

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-04-14 06:35:44 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:39 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:39:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives to Jorge Chavez international airport in Lima, Peru, Friday, April 13, 2018. Pence is in Lima to attend the Americas Summit.(AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives to Jorge Chavez international airport in Lima, Peru, Friday, April 13, 2018. Pence is in Lima to attend the Americas Summit.
    Abroad during a major military strike, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence plans to address Latin American leaders Saturday on President Donald Trump's decision to launch air strikes in Syria in response to a suspected...More >>
    Abroad during a major military strike, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence plans to address Latin American leaders Saturday on President Donald Trump's decision to launch air strikes in Syria in response to a suspected chemical attack in the war-torn nation.More >>
  • The Latest: Aide: Pence left Summit before Cuban FM spoke

    The Latest: Aide: Pence left Summit before Cuban FM spoke

    Saturday, April 14 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-04-14 15:56:00 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:20:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, meets Peru's President Martin Vizcarra, left, during a bilateral meeting at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Karel Navarro). U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, meets Peru's President Martin Vizcarra, left, during a bilateral meeting at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Saturday, April 14, 2018.
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is praising Peru's "strong stand" on the "tyranny and humanitarian crisis" in Venezuela.More >>
    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is praising Peru's "strong stand" on the "tyranny and humanitarian crisis" in Venezuela.More >>
  • Defiant Syrians say West hasn't shaken their resolve

    Defiant Syrians say West hasn't shaken their resolve

    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-04-14 07:35:54 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 5:01 AM EDT2018-04-15 09:01:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrian soldier wave weapons and national flags as they chant slogans against U.S. President Trump during demonstrations following a wave of U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspecte...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrian soldier wave weapons and national flags as they chant slogans against U.S. President Trump during demonstrations following a wave of U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspecte...
    Hundreds of Syrians gather at landmark squares in the capital, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs in defiance after airstrikes.More >>
    Hundreds of Syrians gather at landmark squares in the capital, honking their car horns, flashing victory signs in defiance after airstrikes.More >>
  • The Latest: Syrian army says it has retaken eastern Ghouta

    The Latest: Syrian army says it has retaken eastern Ghouta

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:57:57 GMT
    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-04-15 06:19:26 GMT
    Syrian state TV carried live images of hourslong street celebrations with people dancing and chanting in support of their government's "steadfastness" following unprecedented joint airstrikes by the United States,...More >>
    Syrian state TV carried live images of hourslong street celebrations with people dancing and chanting in support of their government's "steadfastness" following unprecedented joint airstrikes by the United States, France and Britain on Syria.More >>
  • Deported veteran becomes US citizen after California pardon

    Deported veteran becomes US citizen after California pardon

    Friday, April 13 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-04-13 22:42:22 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-04-15 03:48:11 GMT
    A decorated former U.S. Army paratrooper whose work on behalf of deported veterans has brought widespread attention to his cause has become a U.S. citizen, giving immigration advocacy groups a rare reason to...More >>
    A decorated former U.S. Army paratrooper whose work on behalf of deported veterans has brought widespread attention to his cause has become a U.S. citizen, giving immigration advocacy groups a rare reason to celebrate.More >>
  • Germany closing in on deal to buy 1st weapons-capable drone

    Germany closing in on deal to buy 1st weapons-capable drone

    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:26 AM EDT2018-04-14 10:26:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-04-14 19:06:11 GMT
    Germany is close to finalizing a deal that will see the country buy its first weapons-capable drone aircraft _ an Israeli designed model _ from European aerospace giant Airbus.More >>
    Germany is close to finalizing a deal that will see the country buy its first weapons-capable drone aircraft _ an Israeli designed model _ from European aerospace giant Airbus.More >>
  • Pakistan test fires upgraded ballistic cruise missile

    Pakistan test fires upgraded ballistic cruise missile

    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:59 PM EDT2018-04-14 17:59:15 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-04-14 18:36:06 GMT
    Pakistan successful test fires upgraded ballistic missile of 700 km range.More >>
    Pakistan successful test fires upgraded ballistic missile of 700 km range.More >>
  • Egypt says 8 troops killed, 15 wounded in Sinai clashes

    Egypt says 8 troops killed, 15 wounded in Sinai clashes

    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:45:57 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-04-14 17:49:17 GMT
    Egypt's military says eight soldiers have been killed and 15 wounded after militants wearing explosive belts blew themselves up as they tried to infiltrate a military base in central Sinai.More >>
    Egypt's military says eight soldiers have been killed and 15 wounded after militants wearing explosive belts blew themselves up as they tried to infiltrate a military base in central Sinai.More >>
  • The Latest: Pence informed US leaders of Syria announcement

    The Latest: Pence informed US leaders of Syria announcement

    Friday, April 13 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-04-13 20:25:40 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-04-14 16:29:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2018, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence in Washington. Pence plans to promote the U.S. as a steady trading partner and press Latin American partners to further isolate Venezuela during his ...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2018, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence in Washington. Pence plans to promote the U.S. as a steady trading partner and press Latin American partners to further isolate Venezuela during his ...
    Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Peru for a Latin American summit at which he's expected to push a tough line on Venezuela and point to the U.S. as an ideal trading partner in the region.More >>
    Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Peru for a Latin American summit at which he's expected to push a tough line on Venezuela and point to the U.S. as an ideal trading partner in the region.More >>
  • The Latest: Russia says no evidence of gas attack in Douma

    The Latest: Russia says no evidence of gas attack in Douma

    Friday, April 13 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-04-13 12:25:43 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-04-14 15:40:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians walk past a picture showing Syrian President Bashar Assad with Arabic that reads, "We apologize for your inconvenience, We are working for you. Exit," as shop at the Hamadiyah market in the Old City of Damascus, Syria, ...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians walk past a picture showing Syrian President Bashar Assad with Arabic that reads, "We apologize for your inconvenience, We are working for you. Exit," as shop at the Hamadiyah market in the Old City of Damascus, Syria, ...
    France's foreign minister has cancelled trips to Albania and Slovenia because of rising global tensions around Syria.More >>
    France's foreign minister has cancelled trips to Albania and Slovenia because of rising global tensions around Syria.More >>
  • 4 Islamic Jihad members killed in Gaza 'work accident' blast

    4 Islamic Jihad members killed in Gaza 'work accident' blast

    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-04-14 13:36:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:28:48 GMT
    Gaza's Health Ministry says four Palestinians have been killed and several others injured in a mysterious blast in the southeast part of the Gaza Strip.More >>
    Gaza's Health Ministry says four Palestinians have been killed and several others injured in a mysterious blast in the southeast part of the Gaza Strip.More >>
  • Myanmar military put on UN blacklist for sexual violence

    Myanmar military put on UN blacklist for sexual violence

    Friday, April 13 2018 7:38 PM EDT2018-04-13 23:38:44 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-04-14 14:01:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). António Guterres, right, Secretary-General of the United Nations, speaks during a Security Council meeting, Friday, April 13, 2018, at United Nations headquarters.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). António Guterres, right, Secretary-General of the United Nations, speaks during a Security Council meeting, Friday, April 13, 2018, at United Nations headquarters.
    A new UN report puts Myanmar's armed forces on a U.N. blacklist of government and rebel groups "credibly suspected" of carrying out rapes and other acts of sexual violence in conflict for the first time.More >>
    A new UN report puts Myanmar's armed forces on a U.N. blacklist of government and rebel groups "credibly suspected" of carrying out rapes and other acts of sexual violence in conflict for the first time.More >>
  • Trump: US, allied strikes aimed at Syria's chemical weapons

    Trump: US, allied strikes aimed at Syria's chemical weapons

    Friday, April 13 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-13 05:05:16 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-04-14 13:10:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens as he meets in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump said Thursday, April 12, that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens as he meets in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump said Thursday, April 12, that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon ...
    President Donald Trump puts off a final decision on possible military strikes against Syria after tweeting earlier Thursday that they could happen "very soon or not so soon at all.".More >>
    President Donald Trump puts off a final decision on possible military strikes against Syria after tweeting earlier Thursday that they could happen "very soon or not so soon at all.".More >>
  • Ecuador's president confirms journalists killed along border

    Ecuador's president confirms journalists killed along border

    Friday, April 13 2018 1:35 AM EDT2018-04-13 05:35:09 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 7:19 AM EDT2018-04-14 11:19:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa). Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno talks during a news conference about the kidnapped journalists of Ecuador's El Comercio, in Quito, Ecuador, Thursday, April 12, 2018. Moreno said it is highly likely that three press workers ki...(AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa). Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno talks during a news conference about the kidnapped journalists of Ecuador's El Comercio, in Quito, Ecuador, Thursday, April 12, 2018. Moreno said it is highly likely that three press workers ki...
    Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno said 3 media workers kidnapped along the border with Colombia most likely were killed and gave their drug-running captors 12 hours to demonstrate otherwise before launching a...More >>
    Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno said 3 media workers kidnapped along the border with Colombia most likely were killed and gave their drug-running captors 12 hours to demonstrate otherwise before launching a military strike against them.More >>
  • The Latest: Russia: Missiles aimed at Syrian air base downed

    The Latest: Russia: Missiles aimed at Syrian air base downed

    Friday, April 13 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-04-14 01:05:50 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-04-14 08:47:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens as he meets in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump said Thursday, April 12, that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens as he meets in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. Trump said Thursday, April 12, that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon ...
    President Donald Trump is set to address the nation Friday night amid anticipation of a retaliatory strike for an apparent Syrian chemical weapon attack last week.More >>
    President Donald Trump is set to address the nation Friday night amid anticipation of a retaliatory strike for an apparent Syrian chemical weapon attack last week.More >>
  • Syrians gather in capital in defiance after airstrikes

    Syrians gather in capital in defiance after airstrikes

    Friday, April 13 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-04-13 10:45:14 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 3:39 AM EDT2018-04-14 07:39:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians walk past a picture showing Syrian President Bashar Assad with Arabic that reads, "We apologize for your inconvenience, We are working for you. Exit," as shop at the Hamadiyah market in the Old City of Damascus, Syria, ...(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar). Syrians walk past a picture showing Syrian President Bashar Assad with Arabic that reads, "We apologize for your inconvenience, We are working for you. Exit," as shop at the Hamadiyah market in the Old City of Damascus, Syria, ...
    Russia's Lavrov: Suspected chemical attack in Syria a 'fabrication' made with help of unspecified foreign intel agency.More >>
    Russia's Lavrov: Suspected chemical attack in Syria a 'fabrication' made with help of unspecified foreign intel agency.More >>
  • The Latest: Gaza ministry says Palestinian killed in protest

    The Latest: Gaza ministry says Palestinian killed in protest

    Friday, April 13 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-04-13 11:55:33 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-04-14 04:25:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit). Israeli soldiers are seen as Palestinian demonstrators protest at the Israel Gaza border, Friday, April 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Ariel Schalit). Israeli soldiers are seen as Palestinian demonstrators protest at the Israel Gaza border, Friday, April 13, 2018.
    The Latest: Israeli troops fire at Gaza protests, 9 reported wounded as thousands of Palestinians rally at border.More >>
    The Latest: Israeli troops fire at Gaza protests, 9 reported wounded as thousands of Palestinians rally at border.More >>
  • Teachers wary of Arizona governor's pay boost plan

    Teachers wary of Arizona governor's pay boost plan

    Friday, April 13 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-04-13 06:25:42 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-04-13 23:46:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Teachers at Humphrey Elementary school participate in a state-wide walk-in prior to classes Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Chandler, Ariz. Arizona teachers are demanding a 20 percent pay raise and more than $1 billion in new educat...(AP Photo/Matt York). Teachers at Humphrey Elementary school participate in a state-wide walk-in prior to classes Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Chandler, Ariz. Arizona teachers are demanding a 20 percent pay raise and more than $1 billion in new educat...
    Republican Doug Ducey managed to scrape $274 million from the cash-starved state's coffers and offer a 20 percent wage hike by 2020.More >>
    Republican Doug Ducey managed to scrape $274 million from the cash-starved state's coffers and offer a 20 percent wage hike by 2020.More >>
  • 5 years later, Boston Marathon survivors, responders move on

    5 years later, Boston Marathon survivors, responders move on

    Friday, April 13 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-04-13 12:15:42 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-04-13 22:19:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this April 15, 2013, file photo, Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman is helped by Emergency Medical Services EMT Paul Mitchell, left, Carlos Arredondo, center, and Devin Wang, right, after he was injur...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this April 15, 2013, file photo, Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman is helped by Emergency Medical Services EMT Paul Mitchell, left, Carlos Arredondo, center, and Devin Wang, right, after he was injur...
    As the fifth anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings approaches, key individuals caught up in the attacks are reflecting on how life has changed.More >>
    As the fifth anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings approaches, key individuals caught up in the attacks are reflecting on how life has changed.More >>
  • Austrian man convicted for plans to attack German sites

    Austrian man convicted for plans to attack German sites

    Friday, April 13 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-04-13 19:26:03 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-04-13 20:31:00 GMT
    An Austrian court has convicted a 19-year-old of involvement in plans for two Islamic extremist attacks in Germany, one of which was supposed to be carried out by a 12-year-old boy.More >>
    An Austrian court has convicted a 19-year-old of involvement in plans for two Islamic extremist attacks in Germany, one of which was supposed to be carried out by a 12-year-old boy.More >>
  • Israel says Iran drone downed in Feb was on attack mission

    Israel says Iran drone downed in Feb was on attack mission

    Friday, April 13 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-04-13 18:08:48 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-04-13 19:48:25 GMT
    Israel's military says an unmanned Iranian aircraft shot down in February after infiltrating its airspace was armed with explosives and on a mission to attack Israel.More >>
    Israel's military says an unmanned Iranian aircraft shot down in February after infiltrating its airspace was armed with explosives and on a mission to attack Israel.More >>
  • Officials: 1 Palestinian killed, 223 wounded by Israeli fire

    Officials: 1 Palestinian killed, 223 wounded by Israeli fire

    Friday, April 13 2018 4:45 AM EDT2018-04-13 08:45:09 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-04-13 19:06:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Relatives react while mourners carry the body of Mohammed Hajeleh, 30, who was killed early Thursday morning by an Israeli airstrike, at his family house during his funeral in Gaza City, Thursday, April 12, 2018. The Israeli milit...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Relatives react while mourners carry the body of Mohammed Hajeleh, 30, who was killed early Thursday morning by an Israeli airstrike, at his family house during his funeral in Gaza City, Thursday, April 12, 2018. The Israeli milit...
    Palestinians stream to tent camps along Gaza's border with Israel for another, 3rd so far weekly mass protest.More >>
    Palestinians stream to tent camps along Gaza's border with Israel for another, 3rd so far weekly mass protest.More >>
  • UK says Russia monitored daughter of former spy for years

    UK says Russia monitored daughter of former spy for years

    Friday, April 13 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-04-13 11:57:56 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-04-13 18:48:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergei Poliakov). Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov speaks to the media a joint news conference with Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra following their talks, in Moscow, Russia, Friday, April 13, 2018. Lavrov said Friday Russian experts insp...(AP Photo/Sergei Poliakov). Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov speaks to the media a joint news conference with Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra following their talks, in Moscow, Russia, Friday, April 13, 2018. Lavrov said Friday Russian experts insp...
    Russia's foreign minister says a new report on the poisoning of a former spy does nothing to support Britain's contention that Russia was behind the attack.More >>
    Russia's foreign minister says a new report on the poisoning of a former spy does nothing to support Britain's contention that Russia was behind the attack.More >>
  • The Latest: Valerie Plame denounces potential Libby pardon

    The Latest: Valerie Plame denounces potential Libby pardon

    Friday, April 13 2018 11:39 AM EDT2018-04-13 15:39:09 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-04-13 17:48:48 GMT
    Former CIA operative Valerie Plame says President Donald Trump's plans to pardon I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby send a message "that you can commit crimes against national security and you will be pardoned.".More >>
    Former CIA operative Valerie Plame says President Donald Trump's plans to pardon I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby send a message "that you can commit crimes against national security and you will be pardoned.".More >>
  • Guard faces tricky dance in California border mission

    Guard faces tricky dance in California border mission

    Thursday, April 12 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-04-12 06:14:20 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-04-13 16:53:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Border Patrol agent Eduardo Olmos walks near the secondary fence separating Tijuana, Mexico, background, and San Diego in San Diego. California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday, A...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2016 file photo, Border Patrol agent Eduardo Olmos walks near the secondary fence separating Tijuana, Mexico, background, and San Diego in San Diego. California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday, A...
    California Gov. Jerry Brown has agreed to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border at President Donald Trump's request but says they'll focus on combating drug crime not immigration.More >>
    California Gov. Jerry Brown has agreed to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border at President Donald Trump's request but says they'll focus on combating drug crime not immigration.More >>
  • Berlusconi at center of impasse on forming Italy's new govt

    Berlusconi at center of impasse on forming Italy's new govt

    Friday, April 13 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-04-13 15:37:59 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-04-13 16:50:49 GMT
    (Alessandro Di Meo/ANSA via AP). Italian President Sergio Mattarella talks to the media at the end of the second round of consultations, at the Quirinale Presidential Palace, in Rome, Friday April 13, 2018. Italy’s president says a second round of cons...(Alessandro Di Meo/ANSA via AP). Italian President Sergio Mattarella talks to the media at the end of the second round of consultations, at the Quirinale Presidential Palace, in Rome, Friday April 13, 2018. Italy’s president says a second round of cons...
    Italy's president says a second round of consultations aimed at forming a new government has failed and he will consider for a few days how to break the logjam.More >>
    Italy's president says a second round of consultations aimed at forming a new government has failed and he will consider for a few days how to break the logjam.More >>
  • 21 sentenced to life over Turkey's 1997 'post-modern coup'

    21 sentenced to life over Turkey's 1997 'post-modern coup'

    Friday, April 13 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-04-13 16:08:32 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-04-13 16:49:22 GMT
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a court has sentenced 21 people to life in prison over their involvement in the ouster of an Islamic-oriented government in 1997.More >>
    Turkey's state-run news agency says a court has sentenced 21 people to life in prison over their involvement in the ouster of an Islamic-oriented government in 1997.More >>
  • Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

    Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

    Thursday, April 12 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-04-12 10:55:05 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-04-13 15:30:22 GMT
    President Donald Trump says an attack on Syria could take place "very soon or not so soon at all!".More >>
    President Donald Trump says an attack on Syria could take place "very soon or not so soon at all!".More >>
  • Ukrainian nationalists vandalize Soviet-era monument in Kiev

    Ukrainian nationalists vandalize Soviet-era monument in Kiev

    Friday, April 13 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-04-13 12:25:29 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 9:38 AM EDT2018-04-13 13:38:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky). An ultra-right activist pours red paint on the Soviet-era monument to General NIkolai Vatutin in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, April 13, 2018. Activists of the Right Sector group on Friday splashed red paint on the Soviet-era monume...(AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky). An ultra-right activist pours red paint on the Soviet-era monument to General NIkolai Vatutin in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, April 13, 2018. Activists of the Right Sector group on Friday splashed red paint on the Soviet-era monume...
    Ukraine's hard-line nationalist activists have vandalized a monument to a Soviet military officer and scuffled with opponents.More >>
    Ukraine's hard-line nationalist activists have vandalized a monument to a Soviet military officer and scuffled with opponents.More >>
  • The Latest: UN Security Council schedules meeting on Syria

    The Latest: UN Security Council schedules meeting on Syria

    Thursday, April 12 2018 5:04 AM EDT2018-04-12 09:04:21 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 7:07 AM EDT2018-04-13 11:07:02 GMT
    (SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, soldiers and residents salute civilians after they were released by the Army of Islam group that had held them since 2013, in Damascus, Syria, early Monday, April 9, 2018. S...(SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, soldiers and residents salute civilians after they were released by the Army of Islam group that had held them since 2013, in Damascus, Syria, early Monday, April 9, 2018. S...
    France says it will decide in the coming days whether to launch a military strike over a suspected chemical attack in Syria.More >>
    France says it will decide in the coming days whether to launch a military strike over a suspected chemical attack in Syria.More >>
  • With Catalonia's leaders in jail, Spain hits the grassroots

    With Catalonia's leaders in jail, Spain hits the grassroots

    Friday, April 13 2018 6:25 AM EDT2018-04-13 10:25:21 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-04-13 10:27:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). In this Sept. 27, 2017 photo, activists of the Committees for the Defense of the Republic fix posters to a wall, encouraging people to vote 'Yes' in the Oct. 1 referendum on the Catalonia region's independence. Ever since S...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). In this Sept. 27, 2017 photo, activists of the Committees for the Defense of the Republic fix posters to a wall, encouraging people to vote 'Yes' in the Oct. 1 referendum on the Catalonia region's independence. Ever since S...
    With Catalonia's leaders in jail, Spain sets sights on grassroots activists behind road-and-rail disruptions.More >>
    With Catalonia's leaders in jail, Spain sets sights on grassroots activists behind road-and-rail disruptions.More >>
  • Inspectors head to site of suspected gas attack in Syria

    Inspectors head to site of suspected gas attack in Syria

    Thursday, April 12 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-04-12 07:04:19 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-04-13 10:27:11 GMT
    (SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, soldiers and residents salute civilians after they were released by the Army of Islam group that had held them since 2013, in Damascus, Syria, early Monday, April 9, 2018. S...(SANA via AP). In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, soldiers and residents salute civilians after they were released by the Army of Islam group that had held them since 2013, in Damascus, Syria, early Monday, April 9, 2018. S...
    Russian military: Syrian government is now in full control of town near Damascus, site of suspected chemical attack.More >>
    Russian military: Syrian government is now in full control of town near Damascus, site of suspected chemical attack.More >>
  • Civil War history wins $5,000 award

    Civil War history wins $5,000 award

    Thursday, April 12 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-04-13 00:55:09 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-04-13 09:26:19 GMT
    A Civil War history focusing on the Army of the Potamac has won a $5,000 award.More >>
    A Civil War history focusing on the Army of the Potamac has won a $5,000 award.More >>
  • Afghan officials: Latest Taliban attacks kill 13 policemen

    Afghan officials: Latest Taliban attacks kill 13 policemen

    Friday, April 13 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-13 05:05:39 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-04-13 08:07:29 GMT
    A local official says a Taliban attack in western Herat province has killed 10 police and wounded four.More >>
    A local official says a Taliban attack in western Herat province has killed 10 police and wounded four.More >>
  • China plans Taiwan Strait live-fire exercises amid tensions

    China plans Taiwan Strait live-fire exercises amid tensions

    Thursday, April 12 2018 8:24 AM EDT2018-04-12 12:24:36 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-04-13 06:28:17 GMT
    China announces live-fire military exercises in the Taiwan Strait amid heightened tensions over increased American support for Taiwan's government.More >>
    China announces live-fire military exercises in the Taiwan Strait amid heightened tensions over increased American support for Taiwan's government.More >>
  • Pompeo vows to confront Russia, dodges Mueller questions

    Pompeo vows to confront Russia, dodges Mueller questions

    Thursday, April 12 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-12 04:26:02 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 1:47 AM EDT2018-04-13 05:47:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this April 9, 2018, photo, Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo leaves a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Outgoing CIA Director Pompeo will tell senators weighing his confirmation as secretary of state that years of...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this April 9, 2018, photo, Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo leaves a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Outgoing CIA Director Pompeo will tell senators weighing his confirmation as secretary of state that years of...
    Trump's pick to be secretary of state declares that years of soft U.S. policy toward Russia are over, vows to promote democracy and human rights while ending "demoralizing" vacancies at the State Department.More >>
    Trump's pick to be secretary of state declares that years of soft U.S. policy toward Russia are over, vows to promote democracy and human rights while ending "demoralizing" vacancies at the State Department.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump puts off decision on Syria strikes

    The Latest: Trump puts off decision on Syria strikes

    Thursday, April 12 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-04-12 12:57:27 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-04-13 05:16:22 GMT
    The Kremlin spokesman is warning the U.S. and its allies against any steps that could destabilize the situation in Syria.More >>
    The Kremlin spokesman is warning the U.S. and its allies against any steps that could destabilize the situation in Syria.More >>
  • Pompeo plays down hopes for comprehensive deal at NK summit

    Pompeo plays down hopes for comprehensive deal at NK summit

    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-04-12 20:26:38 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-04-13 04:27:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this April 9, 2018 photo, National security adviser John Bolton listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington. Bolton held talks Thursday with his South Korean and Japanese ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this April 9, 2018 photo, National security adviser John Bolton listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington. Bolton held talks Thursday with his South Korean and Japanese ...
    President Donald Trump's pick to be America's top diplomat is playing down expectations for a breakthrough deal on ending North Korea's nuclear weapons program at a planned summit with the North's leader.More >>
    President Donald Trump's pick to be America's top diplomat is playing down expectations for a breakthrough deal on ending North Korea's nuclear weapons program at a planned summit with the North's leader.More >>
  • Bomb blast at packed Somalia stadium kills 5 football fans

    Bomb blast at packed Somalia stadium kills 5 football fans

    Thursday, April 12 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-04-12 19:35:00 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-04-13 04:27:44 GMT
    Bomb blast at packed Somalia stadium kills 5 football fans as al-Shabab claims responsibility.More >>
    Bomb blast at packed Somalia stadium kills 5 football fans as al-Shabab claims responsibility.More >>
  • Photo of Venezuela unrest wins World Press Photo contest

    Photo of Venezuela unrest wins World Press Photo contest

    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-04-12 20:46:21 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-04-13 02:15:39 GMT
    A spine-tingling photo of a young man on fire during clashes in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas during the protest against President Nicolas Maduro has won the World Press Photo of the Year.More >>
    A spine-tingling photo of a young man on fire during clashes in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas during the protest against President Nicolas Maduro has won the World Press Photo of the Year.More >>
  • Palestinians say man killed along Gaza border with Israel

    Palestinians say man killed along Gaza border with Israel

    Thursday, April 12 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-04-12 06:04:15 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-04-13 01:36:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Palestinians hold a volleyball game as part of an ongoing protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Hamas has called for Palestinians to amass at the border as part of a weekslong campaign of pr...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Palestinians hold a volleyball game as part of an ongoing protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Hamas has called for Palestinians to amass at the border as part of a weekslong campaign of pr...
    Israeli military says it bombed Hamas targets in Gaza in response to border explosion; Palestinian reported killed.More >>
    Israeli military says it bombed Hamas targets in Gaza in response to border explosion; Palestinian reported killed.More >>
  • France mulls military action against Syria for gas attacks

    France mulls military action against Syria for gas attacks

    Thursday, April 12 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-04-12 18:44:41 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-04-12 21:38:03 GMT
    France's President Emmanuel Macron said France has proof that the Syrian government launched chlorine gas attacks and has crossed a line that could prompt French airstrikes.More >>
    France's President Emmanuel Macron said France has proof that the Syrian government launched chlorine gas attacks and has crossed a line that could prompt French airstrikes.More >>
  • The Latest: Pompeo says humans 'likely' nudge climate change

    The Latest: Pompeo says humans 'likely' nudge climate change

    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-04-12 15:34:29 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-12 20:58:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this April 9, 2018, photo, Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo leaves a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Outgoing CIA Director Pompeo will tell senators weighing his confirmation as secretary of state that years of...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this April 9, 2018, photo, Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo leaves a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Outgoing CIA Director Pompeo will tell senators weighing his confirmation as secretary of state that years of...
    Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo says that bolstering the Iran nuclear deal will be a priority if he's confirmed by the Senate.More >>
    Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo says that bolstering the Iran nuclear deal will be a priority if he's confirmed by the Senate.More >>
  • Putin unlikely to let a US strike in Syria go unanswered

    Putin unlikely to let a US strike in Syria go unanswered

    Thursday, April 12 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-04-12 18:44:52 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:49 PM EDT2018-04-12 20:49:05 GMT
    (Maxim Shipenkov/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin visits the reconstructed historical 'Space' pavilion at the VDNH (Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy) multifunctional exhibition center, in Moscow, Thursday, April 12, 20...(Maxim Shipenkov/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin visits the reconstructed historical 'Space' pavilion at the VDNH (Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy) multifunctional exhibition center, in Moscow, Thursday, April 12, 20...
    Faced with the threat of a U.S. strike on Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin has a dilemma: He can allow U.S. missiles to hit Moscow's ally without a response or risk a military clash with the United States.More >>
    Faced with the threat of a U.S. strike on Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin has a dilemma: He can allow U.S. missiles to hit Moscow's ally without a response or risk a military clash with the United States.More >>
  • Judge expected to rule in ex-Army couple's abuse sentencing

    Judge expected to rule in ex-Army couple's abuse sentencing

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 12:23 AM EDT2018-04-11 04:23:32 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-04-12 20:10:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2013, file photo, John Jackson, left, and his wife, Carolyn Jackson, of Mount Holly, N.J., walk out of Martin Luther King Jr. Courthouse in Newark, N.J. The couple, who've been convicted of abusing t...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2013, file photo, John Jackson, left, and his wife, Carolyn Jackson, of Mount Holly, N.J., walk out of Martin Luther King Jr. Courthouse in Newark, N.J. The couple, who've been convicted of abusing t...
    A former military couple convicted of abusing their young foster children is due back in federal court after their original sentence was thrown out for being too lenient.More >>
    A former military couple convicted of abusing their young foster children is due back in federal court after their original sentence was thrown out for being too lenient.More >>
  • UK's Cabinet says Syria chemical attack calls for 'action'

    UK's Cabinet says Syria chemical attack calls for 'action'

    Thursday, April 12 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-04-12 19:54:38 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-04-12 20:06:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file). FILE - In this March 14, 2018 file photo Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly Prime Minister's Questions session, in parliament in London. May has summoned her Cabinet back ...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file). FILE - In this March 14, 2018 file photo Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly Prime Minister's Questions session, in parliament in London. May has summoned her Cabinet back ...
    Britain's Cabinet has given gave Prime Minister Theresa May the green light to join the U.S. and France in planning military strikes in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria.More >>
    Britain's Cabinet has given gave Prime Minister Theresa May the green light to join the U.S. and France in planning military strikes in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria.More >>
  • Greek fighter jet crashes into Aegean Sea, pilot killed

    Greek fighter jet crashes into Aegean Sea, pilot killed

    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-12 17:35:10 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-04-12 17:57:26 GMT
    A Greek air force fighter jet crashed into the Aegean Sea Thursday after returning from a patrol, killing the pilot, Defense Ministry officials said.More >>
    A Greek air force fighter jet crashed into the Aegean Sea Thursday after returning from a patrol, killing the pilot, Defense Ministry officials said.More >>
  • Algeria crash victims being identified, no word on probe

    Algeria crash victims being identified, no word on probe

    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:05 AM EDT2018-04-12 15:05:01 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-04-12 17:09:05 GMT
    (Ennahar TV via AP). In this image from Algerian TV agency Ennahar TV, bodies are gathered near scene of a fatal military plane crash at Boufarik military air base near the Algerian capital, Algiers, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. An Algerian military plan...(Ennahar TV via AP). In this image from Algerian TV agency Ennahar TV, bodies are gathered near scene of a fatal military plane crash at Boufarik military air base near the Algerian capital, Algiers, Wednesday, April 11, 2018. An Algerian military plan...
    Bodies of the 257 people killed in Algeria's worst aviation disaster were being identified at a military hospital and returned to families for burial as officials provided no new information about the crash.More >>
    Bodies of the 257 people killed in Algeria's worst aviation disaster were being identified at a military hospital and returned to families for burial as officials provided no new information about the crash.More >>
  • Spain's high court blocks Catalan separatist's power bid

    Spain's high court blocks Catalan separatist's power bid

    Thursday, April 12 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-04-12 16:54:36 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-04-12 16:58:19 GMT
    (Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Backdropped by supporters former Catalan Minister Professor Clara Ponsati, who is facing extradition to Spain, stands outside Edinburgh Sheriff Court with her lawyer Aamer Anwar, left, after an extradition hearing, Thursday Apr...(Jane Barlow/PA via AP). Backdropped by supporters former Catalan Minister Professor Clara Ponsati, who is facing extradition to Spain, stands outside Edinburgh Sheriff Court with her lawyer Aamer Anwar, left, after an extradition hearing, Thursday Apr...
    Spain's Supreme Court has turned down for a second time a request by a jailed leader of Catalonia's independence movement to be released so that regional lawmakers can vote on making him their leader.More >>
    Spain's Supreme Court has turned down for a second time a request by a jailed leader of Catalonia's independence movement to be released so that regional lawmakers can vote on making him their leader.More >>
  • Another top official leaves National Security Council

    Another top official leaves National Security Council

    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-04-12 15:14:41 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:59 AM EDT2018-04-12 15:59:02 GMT
    Another top National Security Council staffer is leaving the White House as new National Security Adviser John Bolton makes his mark.More >>
    Another top National Security Council staffer is leaving the White House as new National Security Adviser John Bolton makes his mark.More >>
  • The Latest: Afghan official says sticky bomb destroys tanker

    The Latest: Afghan official says sticky bomb destroys tanker

    Thursday, April 12 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-04-12 04:16:44 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-04-12 15:45:59 GMT
    A lawmaker in the Afghan Parliament said three district officials and several security forces were killed in a Taliban attack on a government compound in Ghazni province.More >>
    A lawmaker in the Afghan Parliament said three district officials and several security forces were killed in a Taliban attack on a government compound in Ghazni province.More >>
  • Egypt, Russia resume flights halted after 2015 attack

    Egypt, Russia resume flights halted after 2015 attack

    Thursday, April 12 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-04-12 14:14:26 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-04-12 14:34:38 GMT
    Egypt and Russia have resumed direct flights more than two years after they were suspended in the wake of a bombing that brought down a Russian passenger plane over the Sinai Peninsula.More >>
    Egypt and Russia have resumed direct flights more than two years after they were suspended in the wake of a bombing that brought down a Russian passenger plane over the Sinai Peninsula.More >>
  • Taliban attack on Afghan government compound kills 15

    Taliban attack on Afghan government compound kills 15

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 11:24 PM EDT2018-04-12 03:24:54 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-04-12 14:18:31 GMT
    Police say Taliban fighters attacked a district compound in central Afghanistan overnight, killing at least six government security forces in several hours of fighting.More >>
    Police say Taliban fighters attacked a district compound in central Afghanistan overnight, killing at least six government security forces in several hours of fighting.More >>
  • US, Russia trade rhetoric, edge toward showdown over Syria

    US, Russia trade rhetoric, edge toward showdown over Syria

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-04-11 19:14:40 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-04-12 11:15:08 GMT
    (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses newly-arrived foreign ambassadors as he received their credentials during a ceremony in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, April 11, 2018.(Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses newly-arrived foreign ambassadors as he received their credentials during a ceremony in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, April 11, 2018.
    Harsh rhetoric heard on both sides as Russia and the United States edge closer to a showdown over Syria.More >>
    Harsh rhetoric heard on both sides as Russia and the United States edge closer to a showdown over Syria.More >>
  • California joins Guard border mission, shuns Trump's message

    California joins Guard border mission, shuns Trump's message

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-04-11 20:05:06 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-04-12 09:46:50 GMT
    California Gov. Jerry Brown has agreed to deploy 400 National Guard troops at President Donald Trump's request, but not all will head to the U.S.-Mexico border and none will enforce federal immigration enforcement.More >>
    California Gov. Jerry Brown has agreed to deploy 400 National Guard troops at President Donald Trump's request, but not all will head to the U.S.-Mexico border and none will enforce federal immigration enforcement.More >>
  • Asian shares mixed as markets mull Fed, geopolitical risk

    Asian shares mixed as markets mull Fed, geopolitical risk

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-04-11 14:14:17 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 5:14 AM EDT2018-04-12 09:14:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). In this April 5, 2018, photo, a pedestrian passes the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 11.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). In this April 5, 2018, photo, a pedestrian passes the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 11.
    US stocks are opening lower after they rallied a day earlier on signs trade tensions between the US and China were easing.More >>
    US stocks are opening lower after they rallied a day earlier on signs trade tensions between the US and China were easing.More >>
  • AP News Guide: Potential for escalation in Syria abounds

    AP News Guide: Potential for escalation in Syria abounds

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-04-11 20:15:14 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-04-12 08:55:55 GMT
    (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, File). FILE - EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT - This Sunday, April. 8, 2018 file image released by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, shows a rescue worker carrying a child following an alleged chemical weapon...(Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP, File). FILE - EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT - This Sunday, April. 8, 2018 file image released by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, shows a rescue worker carrying a child following an alleged chemical weapon...
    With the Middle East on edge amid fears of a potential regional war, it's easy to forget that not long ago President Donald Trump shocked advisers by declaring he would withdraw troops from Syria.More >>
    With the Middle East on edge amid fears of a potential regional war, it's easy to forget that not long ago President Donald Trump shocked advisers by declaring he would withdraw troops from Syria.More >>
  • Crash kills 257 in Algeria's deadliest aviation disaster

    Crash kills 257 in Algeria's deadliest aviation disaster

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 4:44 AM EDT2018-04-11 08:44:39 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-04-12 08:55:36 GMT
    Algeria's state news agency says that a military plane has crashed near the military base of Boufarik in Algeria.More >>
    Algeria's state news agency says that a military plane has crashed near the military base of Boufarik in Algeria.More >>
  • Syria braces for possible US attack, calls it 'reckless'

    Syria braces for possible US attack, calls it 'reckless'

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 3:54 AM EDT2018-04-11 07:54:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-04-12 08:26:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Members of the Security Council vote after presentations for a resolution drafted by the United States for an independent investigation on the use of chemical weapons in Syria during a Security Council meeting, Tuesday, April...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Members of the Security Council vote after presentations for a resolution drafted by the United States for an independent investigation on the use of chemical weapons in Syria during a Security Council meeting, Tuesday, April...
    European airspace authorities are warning aircraft to be careful over the next days when flying close to Syria because of possible military action against President Bashar Assad's forces.More >>
    European airspace authorities are warning aircraft to be careful over the next days when flying close to Syria because of possible military action against President Bashar Assad's forces.More >>
  • Russian ruble roiled by Trump missile threat, US sanctions

    Russian ruble roiled by Trump missile threat, US sanctions

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-04-11 09:24:09 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 3:14 AM EDT2018-04-12 07:14:51 GMT
    The Russian ruble has again fallen sharply as last week's US sanctions continue to bite.More >>
    The Russian ruble has again fallen sharply as last week's US sanctions continue to bite.More >>
  • Judges weigh scope of Trump sanctuary cities order

    Judges weigh scope of Trump sanctuary cities order

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-04-11 06:14:05 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-04-12 06:19:04 GMT
    The Trump administration will try to convince a federal appeals court that the president's executive order threatening to cut funding from states and cities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities...More >>
    The Trump administration will try to convince a federal appeals court that the president's executive order threatening to cut funding from states and cities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities was narrow and legal.More >>
  • Sessions takes fight on border enforcement to New Mexico

    Sessions takes fight on border enforcement to New Mexico

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-04-11 06:15:30 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-04-12 05:51:02 GMT
    (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Friday, April 21, 2017, file photo, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions stands near a secondary border fence during a news conference at the U.S.-Mexican border next t...(Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Friday, April 21, 2017, file photo, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions stands near a secondary border fence during a news conference at the U.S.-Mexican border next t...
    As thousands of National Guard troops deploy to the Mexico border, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is also traveling to the Southwest to speak about immigration to a meeting of sheriffs Wednesday.More >>
    As thousands of National Guard troops deploy to the Mexico border, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is also traveling to the Southwest to speak about immigration to a meeting of sheriffs Wednesday.More >>
  • Corpses displayed in protest in Central African Republic

    Corpses displayed in protest in Central African Republic

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-04-11 13:54:27 GMT
    Thursday, April 12 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-04-12 05:16:08 GMT
    Corpses displayed in protest at UN peacekeeping offices in Central African Republic.More >>
    Corpses displayed in protest at UN peacekeeping offices in Central African Republic.More >>
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  • Judge to hear arguments about delaying Stormy Daniels case

    Judge to hear arguments about delaying Stormy Daniels case

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:22:49 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:35:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.More >>
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.More >>
  • As Prince's health waned, alarm grew in inner circle

    As Prince's health waned, alarm grew in inner circle

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:13:16 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:35:05 GMT
    (Carver County Sheriff's Office via AP). In this image made from surveillance video provided Thursday, April 19, 2018, by the Carver County Sheriff's Office, as part of an investigative file into Prince's death, the superstar, center, enters a clinic o...(Carver County Sheriff's Office via AP). In this image made from surveillance video provided Thursday, April 19, 2018, by the Carver County Sheriff's Office, as part of an investigative file into Prince's death, the superstar, center, enters a clinic o...
    Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help.More >>
    Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help.More >>
  • Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills

    Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:33:14 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:34:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luc Novovitch, File). FILE - In this May 16, 1994 file photo, former first lady Barbara Bush reads to a group of children at the Clinton Family Inn, a shelter run by Homes for the Homeless in New York. Promoting literacy was a longtime cause ...(AP Photo/Luc Novovitch, File). FILE - In this May 16, 1994 file photo, former first lady Barbara Bush reads to a group of children at the Clinton Family Inn, a shelter run by Homes for the Homeless in New York. Promoting literacy was a longtime cause ...
    Barbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president.More >>
    Barbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president.More >>
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  • Southwest Airlines sought more time for engine inspections

    Southwest Airlines sought more time for engine inspections

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:02:22 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:34:06 GMT
    (NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...(NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...

    The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulators ordered their airlines to do the work.

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    The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulators ordered their airlines to do the work.

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  • 2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

    2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-04-19 11:42:06 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:33:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). In this Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo, Rashon Nelson, left, and Donte Robinson, right, listen to a reporter's question during an interview with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Their arrests at a local Starbucks quic...(AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). In this Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo, Rashon Nelson, left, and Donte Robinson, right, listen to a reporter's question during an interview with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Their arrests at a local Starbucks quic...
    Two black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they were waiting for a business meeting say they wonder how an everyday encounter could escalate into a police confrontation that left them fearing for...More >>
    Two black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they were waiting for a business meeting say they wonder how an everyday encounter could escalate into a police confrontation that left them fearing for their lives.More >>
  • Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:12:45 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:33:19 GMT
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

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    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

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