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  • Texas school gunman: 'I'm going to kill you.' Then he fired

    Texas school gunman: 'I'm going to kill you.' Then he fired

    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 03:51:26 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:34 AM EDT2018-05-20 11:34:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). A tape cross with the initials of victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting is placed over the dugout of the Santa Fe baseball team before a baseball game against Kingwood Park High School in Deer Park, Texas, Saturday, ...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). A tape cross with the initials of victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting is placed over the dugout of the Santa Fe baseball team before a baseball game against Kingwood Park High School in Deer Park, Texas, Saturday, ...
    The suspect in the Texas school shooting pointed at one person and declared: "I'm going to kill you." Then he fired.
    The suspect in the Texas school shooting pointed at one person and declared: "I'm going to kill you." Then he fired.
  • Reports: Islamic State surrendering in Syria's capital

    Reports: Islamic State surrendering in Syria's capital

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:31 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:31:15 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-05-20 11:05:52 GMT
    A Syrian war monitoring group says a cease-fire between government forces and Islamic State militants in the southern neighborhoods of Damascus has held for 24 hours, and that some of the fighters have been allowed...
    A Syrian war monitoring group says a cease-fire between government forces and Islamic State militants in the southern neighborhoods of Damascus has held for 24 hours, and that some of the fighters have been allowed to leave.
  • Palestinians: 2 wounded from Israeli border fire have died

    Palestinians: 2 wounded from Israeli border fire have died

    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-05-19 11:55:02 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:44 AM EDT2018-05-20 10:44:08 GMT
    Gaza's health ministry says two Palestinians have died days after they were shot and wounded by Israeli gunfire during border protests.
    Gaza's health ministry says two Palestinians have died days after they were shot and wounded by Israeli gunfire during border protests.
  • Trump catches Wilkie off-guard with VA secretary nomination

    Trump catches Wilkie off-guard with VA secretary nomination

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:22:34 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:01 AM EDT2018-05-20 10:01:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump shakes hands with acting Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie after announcing he will nominate him to lead the department during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White Ho...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump shakes hands with acting Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie after announcing he will nominate him to lead the department during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White Ho...
    President Donald Trump says he'll nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department.
    President Donald Trump says he'll nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department.
  • Trump welcomes wife home in tweet that misspells her name

    Trump welcomes wife home in tweet that misspells her name

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:46:22 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:55:36 GMT
    Melania Trump is back at the White House after an extended hospitalization for a kidney procedure.
    Melania Trump is back at the White House after an extended hospitalization for a kidney procedure.
  • White House pushes ahead with Mideast peace plan

    White House pushes ahead with Mideast peace plan

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:24:58 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:55:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House senior adviser Jared Kushner shakes hands with President Donald Trump during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White House, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House senior adviser Jared Kushner shakes hands with President Donald Trump during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White House, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Washington.
    The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further alienate the Palestinians by slashing funding for humanitarian and...
    The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further alienate the Palestinians by slashing funding for humanitarian and development projects in the West Bank and Gaza.
  • CIA's Haspel can tap undercover work in Russian operations

    CIA's Haspel can tap undercover work in Russian operations

    Saturday, May 19 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-05-19 13:21:14 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:55:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, Gina Haspel arrives to her confirmation hearing at the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Haspel’s 33-year spy career began as the Cold War was thawing, bu...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, Gina Haspel arrives to her confirmation hearing at the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Haspel’s 33-year spy career began as the Cold War was thawing, bu...
    Scrutiny of Gina Haspel's CIA career has been focused on her role in the agency's former harsh interrogation program, but it's her experience with Russian operations that she will tap as she takes over at a time of...
    Scrutiny of Gina Haspel's CIA career has been focused on her role in the agency's former harsh interrogation program, but it's her experience with Russian operations that she will tap as she takes over at a time of rising tension with Moscow.
  • Conservative revolt over immigration sinks House farm bill

    Conservative revolt over immigration sinks House farm bill

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:33:16 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:55:11 GMT
    The House is pressing toward a showdown vote on stricter work and job training requirements for food stamps that are combined with a renewal of farm subsidies, but the measure's chances are iffy because of an...
    The House is pressing toward a showdown vote on stricter work and job training requirements for food stamps that are combined with a renewal of farm subsidies, but the measure's chances are iffy because of an unrelated scrap over immigration.
  • The Latest: Trump misspells wife's name in homecoming tweet

    The Latest: Trump misspells wife's name in homecoming tweet

    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-05-19 19:20:56 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:55:02 GMT
    President Donald Trump has welcomed his wife home from the hospital in a tweet that misspells the first lady's first name.
    President Donald Trump has welcomed his wife home from the hospital in a tweet that misspells the first lady's first name.
  • In deadly school shooting, a confession but no clear motive

    In deadly school shooting, a confession but no clear motive

    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:10:36 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:05:42 GMT
    (Galveston County Sheriff's Office via AP). This photo provided by the Galveston County Sheriff's Office shows Dimitrios Pagourtzis, who law enforcement officials took into custody Friday, May 18, 2018, and identified as the suspect in the deadly schoo...(Galveston County Sheriff's Office via AP). This photo provided by the Galveston County Sheriff's Office shows Dimitrios Pagourtzis, who law enforcement officials took into custody Friday, May 18, 2018, and identified as the suspect in the deadly schoo...
    Officials say the Texas student charged in the shooting at Santa Fe High School described planning the attack in private journals.
    Officials say the Texas student charged in the shooting at Santa Fe High School described planning the attack in private journals.
  • Gunman blasted through door, lingered for about 30 minutes

    Gunman blasted through door, lingered for about 30 minutes

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:45:02 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:53 PM EDT2018-05-20 03:53:47 GMT
    (Stuart Villanueva/The Galveston County Daily News via AP). Santa Fe High School student Dakota Shrader is comforted by her mother Susan Davidson following a shooting at the school on Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas. Shrader said her friend wa...(Stuart Villanueva/The Galveston County Daily News via AP). Santa Fe High School student Dakota Shrader is comforted by her mother Susan Davidson following a shooting at the school on Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas. Shrader said her friend wa...
    Only weeks after supporting Parkland survivors, Texas students are victims of deadly school attack.
    Only weeks after supporting Parkland survivors, Texas students are victims of deadly school attack.
  • The Latest: Wounded student attends school baseball game

    The Latest: Wounded student attends school baseball game

    Saturday, May 19 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-05-19 13:58:07 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-05-20 02:04:10 GMT
    A hospital treating three of the people injured in a mass shooting at a Texas high school says one of them, a minor, is in good condition and the other two are in critical condition.
    A hospital treating three of the people injured in a mass shooting at a Texas high school says one of them, a minor, is in good condition and the other two are in critical condition.
  • Rikers Island inmates get a taste of ancient Greece

    Rikers Island inmates get a taste of ancient Greece

    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-05-19 23:11:01 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-05-19 23:21:12 GMT
    Some inmates at New York City's biggest jail got a taste of ancient Greece this weekend.
    Some inmates at New York City's biggest jail got a taste of ancient Greece this weekend.
  • Wife of man charged in blast probe died in 'mysterious case'

    Wife of man charged in blast probe died in 'mysterious case'

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:51:04 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-05-19 19:28:01 GMT
    (Raul Hernandez via AP, File). This image taken from cellphone video shows a building after a fatal explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The cause of the blast is being investigated. Stephen Beal was charged Thursday, May 17, 2018, ...(Raul Hernandez via AP, File). This image taken from cellphone video shows a building after a fatal explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The cause of the blast is being investigated. Stephen Beal was charged Thursday, May 17, 2018, ...
    Years before a targeted explosion killed his former girlfriend, the wife of a Southern California man charged as part of the blast investigation died in what officials called a "mysterious case".
    Years before a targeted explosion killed his former girlfriend, the wife of a Southern California man charged as part of the blast investigation died in what officials called a "mysterious case".
  • Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Orthodox church in Chechnya

    Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Orthodox church in Chechnya

    Saturday, May 19 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-19 14:33:42 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-05-19 17:03:26 GMT
    Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Russian Orthodox church in Chechnya, tried to take hostages.
    Police kill 4 gunmen who raided Russian Orthodox church in Chechnya, tried to take hostages.
  • 'Animals'? Trump says he'll keep using term for gang members

    'Animals'? Trump says he'll keep using term for gang members

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:19:58 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-05-19 12:57:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is defending his use of the word "animals" to describe some immigrants who enter the country illegally and says he will keep using that term to refer to violent gang members.
    President Donald Trump is defending his use of the word "animals" to describe some immigrants who enter the country illegally and says he will keep using that term to refer to violent gang members.
  • Putin says Russian gas shipments via Ukraine may continue

    Putin says Russian gas shipments via Ukraine may continue

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:19:58 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 5:44 AM EDT2018-05-19 09:44:30 GMT
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine.
  • Gaza border protests resume as UN calls for inquiry

    Gaza border protests resume as UN calls for inquiry

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:30:03 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-05-19 08:35:48 GMT
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi says he has ordered the opening of the Rafah border crossing with Gaza for the entire Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the longest length of time since 2013.
    Egypt's President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi says he has ordered the opening of the Rafah border crossing with Gaza for the entire Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the longest length of time since 2013.
  • Monitor: 11 killed in blasts inside Syria weapons warehouse

    Monitor: 11 killed in blasts inside Syria weapons warehouse

    Friday, May 18 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 09:50:11 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-05-19 07:55:04 GMT
    France's government is imposing new sanctions on people and companies suspected of helping Syria's chemical weapons program.
    France's government is imposing new sanctions on people and companies suspected of helping Syria's chemical weapons program.
  • The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn't shoot students he liked

    The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn't shoot students he liked

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:01:38 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 3:41 AM EDT2018-05-19 07:41:07 GMT
    (KTRK-TV ABC13 via AP). In this image taken from video law enforcement officers respond to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas. The Santa Fe school district issued an alert...(KTRK-TV ABC13 via AP). In this image taken from video law enforcement officers respond to a high school near Houston after an active shooter was reported on campus, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas. The Santa Fe school district issued an alert...
    Houston-area media citing unnamed law enforcement officials are reporting that there are fatalities following a shooting at a high school.
    Houston-area media citing unnamed law enforcement officials are reporting that there are fatalities following a shooting at a high school.
  • At OIC, Muslim nations condemn Israel and US, call for unity

    At OIC, Muslim nations condemn Israel and US, call for unity

    Friday, May 18 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:50:17 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-05-19 06:53:03 GMT
    Turkey has called on Muslim nations to stand united for Palestine and to work to stop countries joining the United States in relocating their Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
    Turkey has called on Muslim nations to stand united for Palestine and to work to stop countries joining the United States in relocating their Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
  • Facebook: We're better at policing nudity than hate speech

    Facebook: We're better at policing nudity than hate speech

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:17:54 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:45 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:45:25 GMT
    Facebook report reveals its screening system is better at detecting some forms of offensive content than others.
    Facebook report reveals its screening system is better at detecting some forms of offensive content than others.
  • US to lay out plan to pressure Iran after nuclear deal exit

    US to lay out plan to pressure Iran after nuclear deal exit

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-05-18 17:23:18 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:02:59 GMT
    The Trump administration says it's preparing to lay out its plan to work with Europeans and other countries to pressure Iran following President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the nuclear deal.
    The Trump administration says it's preparing to lay out its plan to work with Europeans and other countries to pressure Iran following President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the nuclear deal.
  • Teen held in Texas attack is said to have used father's guns

    Teen held in Texas attack is said to have used father's guns

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:04:31 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-05-19 05:00:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Law enforcement vehicles are parked outside the Alamo Gym where students and parents wait to reunite following a shooting at Santa Fe High School Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Law enforcement vehicles are parked outside the Alamo Gym where students and parents wait to reunite following a shooting at Santa Fe High School Friday, May 18, 2018, in Santa Fe, Texas.
    The Associated Press has learned that the Texas student in custody in the school shooting at Santa Fe High School played football and danced as part of a church group.
    The Associated Press has learned that the Texas student in custody in the school shooting at Santa Fe High School played football and danced as part of a church group.
  • US readies Mideast peace plan, but threatens Palestinian aid

    US readies Mideast peace plan, but threatens Palestinian aid

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:02:34 GMT
    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:25:33 GMT
    The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further alienate the Palestinians by slashing funding for humanitarian and...
    The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further alienate the Palestinians by slashing funding for humanitarian and development projects in the West Bank and Gaza.
  • Trump nominates acting VA secretary Wilkie for permanent job

    Trump nominates acting VA secretary Wilkie for permanent job

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:20:32 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:51 PM EDT2018-05-19 02:51:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump shakes hands with Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White House, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Washington. Trump announced he's nominating ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump shakes hands with Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, during an event on prison reform in the East Room of the White House, Friday, May 18, 2018, in Washington. Trump announced he's nominating ...
    President Donald Trump has announced he's nominating Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department agency.
    President Donald Trump has announced he's nominating Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to permanently lead the beleaguered department agency.
  • The Latest: Chemical weapons body calls on countries to join

    The Latest: Chemical weapons body calls on countries to join

    Friday, May 18 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:23:41 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-05-19 00:55:58 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is urging Europe to help rebuild Syria to encourage the return of refugees to their homes.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is urging Europe to help rebuild Syria to encourage the return of refugees to their homes.
  • Kuwait urges UN to condemn Israel and protect Palestinians

    Kuwait urges UN to condemn Israel and protect Palestinians

    Friday, May 18 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-05-18 05:59:58 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-05-18 21:33:00 GMT
    Kuwait is urging the UN Security Council to condemn Israel's use of force against Palestinian civilians "in the strongest terms," especially in the Gaza Strip where more than 110 Palestinians have been killed...
    Kuwait is urging the UN Security Council to condemn Israel's use of force against Palestinian civilians "in the strongest terms," especially in the Gaza Strip where more than 110 Palestinians have been killed during Hamas-led protests.
  • The Latest: Israel says Gaza wounded transferred to Jordan

    The Latest: Israel says Gaza wounded transferred to Jordan

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:04:10 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:52:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manish Swarup). A small group of Indian protestors hold placards to condemn what they say is Israel's aggression against Palestinians and the U.S. decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem, as they gather in New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 17...(AP Photo/Manish Swarup). A small group of Indian protestors hold placards to condemn what they say is Israel's aggression against Palestinians and the U.S. decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem, as they gather in New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 17...
    Israeli police say the first Friday prayer services of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan ended peacefully at Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque.
    Israeli police say the first Friday prayer services of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan ended peacefully at Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque.
  • Bomb victim's ex-boyfriend held on explosives charge

    Bomb victim's ex-boyfriend held on explosives charge

    Friday, May 18 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:40:19 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:26:58 GMT
    (Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register/SCNG via AP). Orange County first responders investigate the scene of an explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The blast involved a building under renovation but the cause was not immediat...(Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register/SCNG via AP). Orange County first responders investigate the scene of an explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The blast involved a building under renovation but the cause was not immediat...
    The ex-boyfriend of a Southern California spa owner killed by an exploding package has been charged with illegal possession of a destructive device but not with the killing.
    The ex-boyfriend of a Southern California spa owner killed by an exploding package has been charged with illegal possession of a destructive device but not with the killing.
  • Ahead of Trump summit, Kim Jong Un crafts a careful message

    Ahead of Trump summit, Kim Jong Un crafts a careful message

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:29:52 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-05-18 18:03:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2016, file photo, North Koreans read their leader Kim Jong Un's speech published in the local newspaper in Pyongyang, North Korea. Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have one big thing in common as they ...(AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2016, file photo, North Koreans read their leader Kim Jong Un's speech published in the local newspaper in Pyongyang, North Korea. Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have one big thing in common as they ...
    In a country where there is no Twitter but lots of fake news, North Koreans are getting a very different take on what got Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump to the negotiating table.
    In a country where there is no Twitter but lots of fake news, North Koreans are getting a very different take on what got Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump to the negotiating table.
  • Top UN rights body votes for inquiry on Gaza clashes

    Top UN rights body votes for inquiry on Gaza clashes

    Friday, May 18 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:12:39 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:44:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Marwan Shtewi, 32, lies on the bed while his mother's Fatma, stands near him at the surgery's ward of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Shtewi was shot in his hand and abdomen by Israeli troops during a protest...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Marwan Shtewi, 32, lies on the bed while his mother's Fatma, stands near him at the surgery's ward of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Shtewi was shot in his hand and abdomen by Israeli troops during a protest...
    The U.N. Human Rights Council has voted to set up a commission of inquiry to look into a deadly crackdown on protesters in Gaza by Israeli forces.
    The U.N. Human Rights Council has voted to set up a commission of inquiry to look into a deadly crackdown on protesters in Gaza by Israeli forces.
  • CIA gets first female chief with confirmation of Gina Haspel

    CIA gets first female chief with confirmation of Gina Haspel

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:40:27 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:22:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...
    Gina Haspel is the new director of the CIA after the Senate voted to confirm her.
    Gina Haspel is the new director of the CIA after the Senate voted to confirm her.
  • Gov't approves $10B deal to overhaul VA medical records

    Gov't approves $10B deal to overhaul VA medical records

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:49:47 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 11:42 AM EDT2018-05-18 15:42:57 GMT
    The government has signed a $10 billion deal to overhaul the electronic health records of millions of veterans.
    The government has signed a $10 billion deal to overhaul the electronic health records of millions of veterans.
  • The Latest: Putin: Europe must help Syria rebuild

    The Latest: Putin: Europe must help Syria rebuild

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:51 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:51:58 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:51:36 GMT
    (Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, greets German Chancellor Angela Merkel during their meeting at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 18, 2018. T...(Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, greets German Chancellor Angela Merkel during their meeting at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 18, 2018. T...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that gas supplies to Europe via Ukraine may continue even after the launch of a new prospective Germany-bound pipeline under the Baltic Sea.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that gas supplies to Europe via Ukraine may continue even after the launch of a new prospective Germany-bound pipeline under the Baltic Sea.
  • 9 dead as India, Pakistan trade fire along Kashmir border

    9 dead as India, Pakistan trade fire along Kashmir border

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:50:02 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:50:20 GMT
    Six civilians, including a husband and wife and a soldier, have been killed after Indian and Pakistani soldiers targeted border posts and villages along the highly militarized frontier in disputed Kashmir.
    Six civilians, including a husband and wife and a soldier, have been killed after Indian and Pakistani soldiers targeted border posts and villages along the highly militarized frontier in disputed Kashmir.
  • S. Korea downplays N. Korea's threats to cancel talks

    S. Korea downplays N. Korea's threats to cancel talks

    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:39 PM EDT2018-05-18 02:39:56 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:24:15 GMT
    (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). ADDS TO CLARIFY THE DATE WAS WHEN IT WAS PUBLISHED, NOT WHEN PHOTOGRAPHED - In this photo provided on Thursday, May 18, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks...(Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP). ADDS TO CLARIFY THE DATE WAS WHEN IT WAS PUBLISHED, NOT WHEN PHOTOGRAPHED - In this photo provided on Thursday, May 18, 2018, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks...
    South Korea believes North Korea remains committed to improving relations despite strongly criticizing Seoul over ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills and saying it will not return to inter-Korean talks unless...
    South Korea believes North Korea remains committed to improving relations despite strongly criticizing Seoul over ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills and saying it will not return to inter-Korean talks unless its grievances are resolved.
  • Buses with 270 migrants allowed to pass in Bosnia amid chaos

    Buses with 270 migrants allowed to pass in Bosnia amid chaos

    Friday, May 18 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-05-18 10:30:13 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:12:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). A woman holds a child in her arms as as they board buses, during the evacuation of a makeshift camp in a park across the City Hall, in Sarajevo, on early Friday morning, May 18, 2018. Hundreds of migrants who have been camping in...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). A woman holds a child in her arms as as they board buses, during the evacuation of a makeshift camp in a park across the City Hall, in Sarajevo, on early Friday morning, May 18, 2018. Hundreds of migrants who have been camping in...
    A convoy of buses with about 270 migrants, including children, has been blocked in central Bosnia, reflecting the confusion in the war-scarred Balkan country as it struggles to cope with the influx.
    A convoy of buses with about 270 migrants, including children, has been blocked in central Bosnia, reflecting the confusion in the war-scarred Balkan country as it struggles to cope with the influx.
  • Ground-penetrating radar in hunt for dead in racial massacre

    Ground-penetrating radar in hunt for dead in racial massacre

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:03:37 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-05-18 14:06:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Davette Gadison, left, bio archeology grad student at Tulane University, and Andy Schroll, archeology grad student, behind, look over data with Dr. Cynthia Ebinger and Dr. Ryan Gallacher, in Thibodaux, La., Thursday, May 17, ...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Davette Gadison, left, bio archeology grad student at Tulane University, and Andy Schroll, archeology grad student, behind, look over data with Dr. Cynthia Ebinger and Dr. Ryan Gallacher, in Thibodaux, La., Thursday, May 17, ...
    Researchers seeking possible mass grave site in Louisiana from 1887 racial massacre report finding signals of disturbed earth but don't know yet what ground-penetrating radar detected.
    Researchers seeking possible mass grave site in Louisiana from 1887 racial massacre report finding signals of disturbed earth but don't know yet what ground-penetrating radar detected.
  • The Latest: Buses with migrants heading toward Bosnia camp

    The Latest: Buses with migrants heading toward Bosnia camp

    Friday, May 18 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:00:20 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 13:03:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). A migrant man comfort his wife who has lost consciousness at the Ivan sedlo, 30 kms south of Sarajevo, on Friday, May 18, 2018. A convoy of buses with around 270 migrants, including children, has been blocked in central Bosnia, r...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). A migrant man comfort his wife who has lost consciousness at the Ivan sedlo, 30 kms south of Sarajevo, on Friday, May 18, 2018. A convoy of buses with around 270 migrants, including children, has been blocked in central Bosnia, r...
    Buses with about 270 migrants are on their way to an asylum center in southwestern Bosnia following a blockade reflecting confusion in the Balkan country struggling with the influx.
    Buses with about 270 migrants are on their way to an asylum center in southwestern Bosnia following a blockade reflecting confusion in the Balkan country struggling with the influx.
  • Ex-boyfriend of blast victim arrested on explosives charge

    Ex-boyfriend of blast victim arrested on explosives charge

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:25:44 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:53:13 GMT
    (Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register/SCNG via AP). Orange County first responders investigate the scene of an explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The blast involved a building under renovation but the cause was not immediat...(Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register/SCNG via AP). Orange County first responders investigate the scene of an explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The blast involved a building under renovation but the cause was not immediat...
    Authorities are investigating whether a California woman killed in an explosion at the day spa that she owned was targeted in the crime.
    Authorities are investigating whether a California woman killed in an explosion at the day spa that she owned was targeted in the crime.
  • French government says attack foiled, Egyptian man arrested

    French government says attack foiled, Egyptian man arrested

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:10:00 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-05-18 11:43:30 GMT
    France's interior minister says authorities have thwarted a possible attack using ricin or explosives and arrested two brothers.
    France's interior minister says authorities have thwarted a possible attack using ricin or explosives and arrested two brothers.
  • Indonesia seeks death for cleric accused of ordering attacks

    Indonesia seeks death for cleric accused of ordering attacks

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:41:26 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-05-18 10:20:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). Radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman, center, sits on the defendant's chair during his trial at South Jakarta District Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, May 18, 2018. Abdurrahman is accused of being the key ideologue fo...(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). Radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman, center, sits on the defendant's chair during his trial at South Jakarta District Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, May 18, 2018. Abdurrahman is accused of being the key ideologue fo...
    Indonesian prosecutors demand death for radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman who is accused of ordering attacks including a 2016 suicide bombing and gun attack in Jakarta that killed four civilians and four...
    Indonesian prosecutors demand death for radical Islamic cleric Aman Abdurrahman who is accused of ordering attacks including a 2016 suicide bombing and gun attack in Jakarta that killed four civilians and four attackers.
  • Niger drone video shows US forces fighting for their lives

    Niger drone video shows US forces fighting for their lives

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-05-18 04:41:35 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-05-18 07:42:52 GMT
    (Department of Defense via AP). This image from video released by the Department of Defense, shows two French helicopters evacuating the U.S. service members in Niger in October 2017, after a ambush by Islamic State-linked militants. Four U.S. service ...(Department of Defense via AP). This image from video released by the Department of Defense, shows two French helicopters evacuating the U.S. service members in Niger in October 2017, after a ambush by Islamic State-linked militants. Four U.S. service ...
    Dramatic new drone video of the Niger ambush that killed four American soldiers shows U.S. forces desperately trying to escape.
    Dramatic new drone video of the Niger ambush that killed four American soldiers shows U.S. forces desperately trying to escape.
  • Friend of Paris knife attacker handed charges in rampage

    Friend of Paris knife attacker handed charges in rampage

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:00:09 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-05-18 06:00:34 GMT
    (AP Photo). CORRECTS THE FIRST NAME TO KHAMZAT This undated photo made available to the Associated Press on the condition that its source not be revealed, shows Khamzat Azimov. The man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya ...(AP Photo). CORRECTS THE FIRST NAME TO KHAMZAT This undated photo made available to the Associated Press on the condition that its source not be revealed, shows Khamzat Azimov. The man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya ...
    The French prosecutor's office says that a close friend of the young man who carried out a deadly knife attack in Paris before being killed by police is appearing before a judge and is expected to be handed...
    The French prosecutor's office says that a close friend of the young man who carried out a deadly knife attack in Paris before being killed by police is appearing before a judge and is expected to be handed preliminary charges as an accomplice.
  • Markle's dad too ill for wedding but mom has tea with royals

    Markle's dad too ill for wedding but mom has tea with royals

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:40:36 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-05-18 05:22:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). A carriage is driven through the streets of Windsor, England during a rehearsal for the procession of the upcoming wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Thursday, May 17, 2018. Preparations are being made in th...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). A carriage is driven through the streets of Windsor, England during a rehearsal for the procession of the upcoming wedding of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Thursday, May 17, 2018. Preparations are being made in th...
    Ending days of speculation, Meghan Markle says her father will not be able to attend her wedding to Prince Harry due to health problems.
    Ending days of speculation, Meghan Markle says her father will not be able to attend her wedding to Prince Harry due to health problems.
  • Gina Haspel confirmed as new CIA director

    Gina Haspel confirmed as new CIA director

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:52:28 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-18 05:03:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...
    Political divisions within the Democratic Party are playing out in the vote to confirm Trump's nominee to lead the CIA.
    Political divisions within the Democratic Party are playing out in the vote to confirm Trump's nominee to lead the CIA.
  • Trump defends 'animals' remark, says he'll always use it

    Trump defends 'animals' remark, says he'll always use it

    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:30:10 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-05-18 02:11:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a roundtable on immigration policy in California, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a roundtable on immigration policy in California, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is drawing criticism from Democrats after referring to some immigrant gang members as "animals" during a White House roundtable discussion.
    President Donald Trump is drawing criticism from Democrats after referring to some immigrant gang members as "animals" during a White House roundtable discussion.
  • Gina Haspel confirmed as new CIA director

    Gina Haspel confirmed as new CIA director

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:09:59 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:51:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...
    Gina Haspel is the new director of the CIA after the Senate voted to confirm her.
    Gina Haspel is the new director of the CIA after the Senate voted to confirm her.
  • N. Korea unlikely to return to talks with South over drills

    N. Korea unlikely to return to talks with South over drills

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-05-17 03:09:37 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:41:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). People watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. North ...(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). People watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. North ...
    South Korea says it will communicate closely with Washington, Pyongyang to increase chances of successful talks between Trump and Kim.
    South Korea says it will communicate closely with Washington, Pyongyang to increase chances of successful talks between Trump and Kim.
  • New Niger video shows harrowing escape of US forces

    New Niger video shows harrowing escape of US forces

    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:11:33 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:33 PM EDT2018-05-18 01:33:49 GMT
    (U.S. Army via AP). These images provided by the U.S. Army show, from left, Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Wash.; Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, 39, of Springboro, Ohio; Sgt. La David Johnson of Miami Gardens, Fla.; and Staff Sgt. Dustin ...(U.S. Army via AP). These images provided by the U.S. Army show, from left, Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Wash.; Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, 39, of Springboro, Ohio; Sgt. La David Johnson of Miami Gardens, Fla.; and Staff Sgt. Dustin ...
    Dramatic new drone video of the Niger ambush that killed four American soldiers shows U.S. forces desperately trying to escape, and fighting for their lives when friendly Nigerien forces mistook them for the enemy.
    Dramatic new drone video of the Niger ambush that killed four American soldiers shows U.S. forces desperately trying to escape, and fighting for their lives when friendly Nigerien forces mistook them for the enemy.
  • Trump tells NK's Kim to denuclearize or risk overthrow

    Trump tells NK's Kim to denuclearize or risk overthrow

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:09:51 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:40:43 GMT
    The Pentagon says there are no plans to change or reduce the scope of the ongoing military exercises between the U.S. and South Korea that triggered an angry reaction from the North and threatens the planned summit...
    The Pentagon says there are no plans to change or reduce the scope of the ongoing military exercises between the U.S. and South Korea that triggered an angry reaction from the North and threatens the planned summit with President Donald Trump next month.
  • House OKs expansion of private care at VA, budget crisis fix

    House OKs expansion of private care at VA, budget crisis fix

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:08:45 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:23:03 GMT
    The House is set to give veterans more leeway to see doctors outside the Department of Veterans Affairs' health system.
    The House is set to give veterans more leeway to see doctors outside the Department of Veterans Affairs' health system.
  • The Latest: Man arrested in bomb probe appears in court

    The Latest: Man arrested in bomb probe appears in court

    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:55:10 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:05 PM EDT2018-05-17 23:05:22 GMT
    (Raul Hernandez via AP). This image taken from cellphone video shows a building after a fatal explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The cause of the blast is being investigated.(Raul Hernandez via AP). This image taken from cellphone video shows a building after a fatal explosion in Aliso Viejo, Calif., Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The cause of the blast is being investigated.
    The son of a man arrested during an investigation into a deadly explosion in California says his father had been in a relationship with the woman killed in the blast but they recently broke up.
    The son of a man arrested during an investigation into a deadly explosion in California says his father had been in a relationship with the woman killed in the blast but they recently broke up.
  • Chabon, Erdrich among contributors to ACLU anthology

    Chabon, Erdrich among contributors to ACLU anthology

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:20:10 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-05-17 22:31:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2017 file photo, authors Michael Chabon posse for a photo in Jerusalem. Chabon, Louise Erdrich and Ann Patchett are among the contributors to an anthology commemorating the upcoming 100th anniversa...(AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2017 file photo, authors Michael Chabon posse for a photo in Jerusalem. Chabon, Louise Erdrich and Ann Patchett are among the contributors to an anthology commemorating the upcoming 100th anniversa...
    Michael Chabon, Louise Erdrich and Ann Patchett are among the contributors to an anthology commemorating the upcoming 100th anniversary of the American Civil Liberties Union.
    Michael Chabon, Louise Erdrich and Ann Patchett are among the contributors to an anthology commemorating the upcoming 100th anniversary of the American Civil Liberties Union.
  • Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russia

    Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russia

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:21:50 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:43:49 GMT
    The Kremlin says Syrian President Bashar Assad has met with President Vladimir Putin at his summer residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
    The Kremlin says Syrian President Bashar Assad has met with President Vladimir Putin at his summer residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
  • Meghan Markle: Dad won't attend wedding due to health issues

    Meghan Markle: Dad won't attend wedding due to health issues

    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 09:19:30 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:41:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). People who spent the night outside Windsor Castle in Windsor, England, organise their belongings after waking up, early Thursday, May 17, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of the royal wedding of Britain's Prince...(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti). People who spent the night outside Windsor Castle in Windsor, England, organise their belongings after waking up, early Thursday, May 17, 2018. Preparations continue in Windsor ahead of the royal wedding of Britain's Prince...
    Royal wedding organizers prepare rehearsal of the proceedings to take place in Windsor.
    Royal wedding organizers prepare rehearsal of the proceedings to take place in Windsor.
  • US has a daunting to-do list to get ready for NKorea summit

    US has a daunting to-do list to get ready for NKorea summit

    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:39:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-05-17 21:35:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this May 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong Un may have been a surprise decision. But as he prepares to sit down with the North Kor...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this May 16, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong Un may have been a surprise decision. But as he prepares to sit down with the North Kor...
    President Donald Trump and his team have a daunting to-do list to work through as they prepare for next month's expected summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
    President Donald Trump and his team have a daunting to-do list to work through as they prepare for next month's expected summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
  • The Latest: Human rights groups decry confirmation of Haspel

    The Latest: Human rights groups decry confirmation of Haspel

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:33:04 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-17 20:42:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this May 9, 2018, file photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The political schism in the Democratic Party is p...
    The Senate is set to vote Thursday to confirm Gina Haspel as the first female director at the CIA.
    The Senate is set to vote Thursday to confirm Gina Haspel as the first female director at the CIA.
  • The Latest: Trump cites 'protections' if Kim denuclearizes

    The Latest: Trump cites 'protections' if Kim denuclearizes

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:33:10 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-05-17 19:43:50 GMT
    President Donald Trump is trying to address North Korea's concerns ahead of his potential summit with Kim Jong Un. Trump says that if the North Korean leader agrees to denuclearize, he will get what Trump is...
    President Donald Trump is trying to address North Korea's concerns ahead of his potential summit with Kim Jong Un. Trump says that if the North Korean leader agrees to denuclearize, he will get what Trump is calling "protections.".
  • Trump donates first quarter salary to VA

    Trump donates first quarter salary to VA

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:01:09 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-05-17 18:33:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump waves as he walks to his motorcade vehicle as he arrives at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Wednesday, May 16, 2018. The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized aft...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump waves as he walks to his motorcade vehicle as he arrives at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Wednesday, May 16, 2018. The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized aft...
    President Donald Trump is donating his first quarter salary to the Department of Veterans Affairs.
    President Donald Trump is donating his first quarter salary to the Department of Veterans Affairs.
  • Burundi votes on extending president's power until 2034

    Burundi votes on extending president's power until 2034

    Thursday, May 17 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-05-17 06:09:34 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-05-17 17:24:57 GMT
    Burundi votes in a referendum proposing constitutional changes that could extend the president's rule until 2034.
    Burundi votes in a referendum proposing constitutional changes that could extend the president's rule until 2034.
  • Iran deal: Merkel cautious on compensation after US pullout

    Iran deal: Merkel cautious on compensation after US pullout

    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:39 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:39:34 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:23:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media at an EU and Western Balkan heads of state summit at the National Palace of Culture, in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursday, May 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic). German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media at an EU and Western Balkan heads of state summit at the National Palace of Culture, in Sofia, Bulgaria, Thursday, May 17, 2018.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is signaling it won't be feasible to offer wide-ranging compensation to companies affected by U.S. sanctions over Iran's nuclear program.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is signaling it won't be feasible to offer wide-ranging compensation to companies affected by U.S. sanctions over Iran's nuclear program.
  • Iran signs oil deal with UK group as France's Total exits

    Iran signs oil deal with UK group as France's Total exits

    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:29:32 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-05-17 16:00:00 GMT
    Iran's state TV is reporting that Tehran has signed an agreement with a British consortium to develop an oil field in the country's south.
    Iran's state TV is reporting that Tehran has signed an agreement with a British consortium to develop an oil field in the country's south.
  • Bosnia says it will stop illegal migration amid increase

    Bosnia says it will stop illegal migration amid increase

    Thursday, May 17 2018 7:19 AM EDT2018-05-17 11:19:52 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-05-17 13:32:36 GMT
    Bosnia says it wants to stop illegal entry of migrants as the Balkan country struggles to cope with the influx of people trying to reach Western Europe.
    Bosnia says it wants to stop illegal entry of migrants as the Balkan country struggles to cope with the influx of people trying to reach Western Europe.
  • Trump rails against California for its immigration policies

    Trump rails against California for its immigration policies

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-05-16 19:48:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 8:43 AM EDT2018-05-17 12:43:18 GMT
    President Donald Trump is hammering California for its sanctuary policies in his latest push to resist the "resistance" to his presidency.
    President Donald Trump is hammering California for its sanctuary policies in his latest push to resist the "resistance" to his presidency.
  • Hamas says most slain Gaza protesters were its members

    Hamas says most slain Gaza protesters were its members

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:18 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:18:26 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:50:19 GMT
    Guatemala has opened its new embassy in Jerusalem, becoming the second country to do so after the United States.
    Guatemala has opened its new embassy in Jerusalem, becoming the second country to do so after the United States.
  • The Latest: Cypriots protest Israel's actions in Gaza

    The Latest: Cypriots protest Israel's actions in Gaza

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:48 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:48:27 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-05-17 08:41:02 GMT
    Turkey's Foreign Ministry says the country has asked Israel's Consul General in Istanbul to temporarily leave amid an expanding diplomatic spat.
    Turkey's Foreign Ministry says the country has asked Israel's Consul General in Istanbul to temporarily leave amid an expanding diplomatic spat.
  • Syrian military seizes key swath of land in country's center

    Syrian military seizes key swath of land in country's center

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:58 AM EDT2018-05-16 10:58:38 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:30:25 GMT
    Syrian state TV says two people have been killed and 19 others injured when a shell fired by "terrorist groups" fell in the heart of the Syrian capital.
    Syrian state TV says two people have been killed and 19 others injured when a shell fired by "terrorist groups" fell in the heart of the Syrian capital.
  • Watchdog: Chlorine used in Syrian town of Saraqeb

    Watchdog: Chlorine used in Syrian town of Saraqeb

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:58 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:58:32 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-05-17 07:21:44 GMT
    The international chemical weapons watchdog says that chlorine was likely used as a weapon during fighting in the Syrian town of Saraqib in early February, the latest report of poison gas being unleashed in Syria's...
    The international chemical weapons watchdog says that chlorine was likely used as a weapon during fighting in the Syrian town of Saraqib in early February, the latest report of poison gas being unleashed in Syria's civil war.
  • The Latest: National Guard ready to evacuate people

    The Latest: National Guard ready to evacuate people

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:40:04 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-05-17 05:31:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.(AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Lava shoots into the night sky from active fissures on the lower east rift of the Kilauea volcano, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, near Pahoa, Hawaii.
    Hawaii Gov. David Ige says the state is forming a joint task force that could handle mass evacuations of the Big Island's Puna district if lava from Kilauea volcano covers major roads and isolates the area.
    Hawaii Gov. David Ige says the state is forming a joint task force that could handle mass evacuations of the Big Island's Puna district if lava from Kilauea volcano covers major roads and isolates the area.
  • Trump: US hasn't been notified about threat to cancel summit

    Trump: US hasn't been notified about threat to cancel summit

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:29 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:29:15 GMT
    Thursday, May 17 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-05-17 04:43:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump greets Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump greets Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. hasn't "heard anything" about North Korea's threat to cancel his planned summit with Kim Jong Un next month.
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. hasn't "heard anything" about North Korea's threat to cancel his planned summit with Kim Jong Un next month.
  • GOP pushes for speedy confirmation vote for CIA nominee

    GOP pushes for speedy confirmation vote for CIA nominee

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:21:06 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:42 PM EDT2018-05-17 03:42:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this May 9, 2018 photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a letter Tuesday to the top Democrat on the Senate I...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this May 9, 2018 photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a letter Tuesday to the top Democrat on the Senate I...
    Senate intelligence committee is poised to advise the full Senate to confirm Gina Haspel as the next director of the CIA.
    Senate intelligence committee is poised to advise the full Senate to confirm Gina Haspel as the next director of the CIA.
  • Signs of bomb found at site of deadly California explosion

    Signs of bomb found at site of deadly California explosion

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:18:51 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-05-17 03:11:28 GMT
    (Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register/SCNG via AP). Firefighters and sheriff's deputies escort children from Academy on the Hill pre-k school in Aliso Viejo, Calif., on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, after a fatal explosion nearby. The blast involved a bui...(Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register/SCNG via AP). Firefighters and sheriff's deputies escort children from Academy on the Hill pre-k school in Aliso Viejo, Calif., on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, after a fatal explosion nearby. The blast involved a bui...
    Federal and local authorities are trying to find remains of a bomb that exploded at a Southern California medical office, leaving a woman dead and three other people injured.
    Federal and local authorities are trying to find remains of a bomb that exploded at a Southern California medical office, leaving a woman dead and three other people injured.
  • North Korea threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit over drills

    North Korea threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit over drills

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:39:20 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-05-17 01:42:05 GMT
    South Korea's Yonhap News Agency says North Korea is canceling a high-level meeting that was planned between the two countries and is threatening also to cancel a summit with the United States.
    South Korea's Yonhap News Agency says North Korea is canceling a high-level meeting that was planned between the two countries and is threatening also to cancel a summit with the United States.
  • The Latest: Trump Jr. saw no issue with Trump Tower meeting

    The Latest: Trump Jr. saw no issue with Trump Tower meeting

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:28:35 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:20 PM EDT2018-05-17 00:20:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 file photo, Donald Trump Jr., son of President-elect Donald Trump, walks from the elevator at Trump Tower, in New York.  Donald Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In a Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 file photo, Donald Trump Jr., son of President-elect Donald Trump, walks from the elevator at Trump Tower, in New York. Donald Trump Jr. told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he ...
    Donald Trump Jr. says doesn't remember a lot when it comes to the circumstances around a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower with a Russian attorney.
    Donald Trump Jr. says doesn't remember a lot when it comes to the circumstances around a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower with a Russian attorney.
  • The Latest: House agrees to expand private care for veterans

    The Latest: House agrees to expand private care for veterans

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:59:26 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-05-16 23:22:09 GMT
    House votes to give veterans more freedom to see doctors outside the Veterans Affairs health system.
    House votes to give veterans more freedom to see doctors outside the Veterans Affairs health system.
  • With little to lose, Gaza's men drawn to border protests

    With little to lose, Gaza's men drawn to border protests

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:08:56 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-05-16 23:21:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Marwan Shtewi, 32, lies on the bed while his mother's Fatma, stands near him at the surgery's ward of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Shtewi was shot in his hand and abdomen by Israeli troops during a protest...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Marwan Shtewi, 32, lies on the bed while his mother's Fatma, stands near him at the surgery's ward of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Shtewi was shot in his hand and abdomen by Israeli troops during a protest...
    Marwan Shtewi is poor, unemployed and at the age of 32 has never even left the Gaza Strip.
    Marwan Shtewi is poor, unemployed and at the age of 32 has never even left the Gaza Strip.
  • Pompeo extols 'America's essential rightness' at State Dept.

    Pompeo extols 'America's essential rightness' at State Dept.

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:12:19 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-05-16 23:02:46 GMT
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo extols 'America's essential rightness' in State Department pep talk.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo extols 'America's essential rightness' in State Department pep talk.
  • Trump pays return visit to recovering first lady at hospital

    Trump pays return visit to recovering first lady at hospital

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:24:17 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-05-16 23:01:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this May 7, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump speaks on her initiatives during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.  The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized after undergoing a procedure ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this May 7, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump speaks on her initiatives during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized after undergoing a procedure ...
    White House officials say first lady Melania Trump is expected to remain hospitalized for the rest of the week following a "long-planned" procedure to treat a benign kidney condition.
    White House officials say first lady Melania Trump is expected to remain hospitalized for the rest of the week following a "long-planned" procedure to treat a benign kidney condition.
  • The Latest: Arizona's Flake opposes Haspel for CIA chief

    The Latest: Arizona's Flake opposes Haspel for CIA chief

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:48:58 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-05-16 22:40:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this May 9, 2018 photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a letter Tuesday to the top Democrat on the Senate I...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this May 9, 2018 photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a letter Tuesday to the top Democrat on the Senate I...
    The Senate intelligence committee has recommended that the full Senate confirm President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the CIA.
    The Senate intelligence committee has recommended that the full Senate confirm President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the CIA.
  • EU chief lashes out at Trump amid new push to save Iran deal

    EU chief lashes out at Trump amid new push to save Iran deal

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:09:01 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:53:30 GMT
    European Union Council President Donald Tusk is deriding the actions of the United States under President Donald Trump as "capricious," noting: "Someone could even think 'with friends like that, who needs enemies?'".
    European Union Council President Donald Tusk is deriding the actions of the United States under President Donald Trump as "capricious," noting: "Someone could even think 'with friends like that, who needs enemies?'".
  • US, Qatar, Gulf nations join to bolster Hezbollah sanctions

    US, Qatar, Gulf nations join to bolster Hezbollah sanctions

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-05-16 19:39:36 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-05-16 20:12:57 GMT
    Qatar and its adversaries in the Persian Gulf crisis have finally agreed to do something together: join the U.S. in placing terror sanctions on the Iranian ally Hezbollah.
    Qatar and its adversaries in the Persian Gulf crisis have finally agreed to do something together: join the U.S. in placing terror sanctions on the Iranian ally Hezbollah.
  • EU official insists nuclear deal with Iran must prevail

    EU official insists nuclear deal with Iran must prevail

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:48:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-05-16 16:19:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys, Pool). From left, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maa,  European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Dria, and Britain's Foreign Minister Bor...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys, Pool). From left, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maa, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Dria, and Britain's Foreign Minister Bor...
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says that all efforts must be made to keep the Iran nuclear agreement alive despite the U.S. pullout because "to end the deal would gravely threaten the peace and...
    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says that all efforts must be made to keep the Iran nuclear agreement alive despite the U.S. pullout because "to end the deal would gravely threaten the peace and security in this tumultuous region.".
  • Israel-Turkey spat escalates over Gaza violence

    Israel-Turkey spat escalates over Gaza violence

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:02:32 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:38:49 GMT
    Israel and Turkey exchange diplomatic barbs as the spat between the former allies continued to escalate following deadly violence along Israel's border with Gaza.
    Israel and Turkey exchange diplomatic barbs as the spat between the former allies continued to escalate following deadly violence along Israel's border with Gaza.
  • HHS considering housing immigrant children at military bases

    HHS considering housing immigrant children at military bases

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:52:12 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-05-16 15:13:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    US officials say HHS considering housing immigrant children at military bases in Texas and Arkansas.
    US officials say HHS considering housing immigrant children at military bases in Texas and Arkansas.
  • Russian village evacuated after ammunition depot fire

    Russian village evacuated after ammunition depot fire

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:39 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:39:01 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:22:13 GMT
    Russia's emergency officials say they are evacuating residents from a village in central Russia after a nearby ammunition depot caught fire.
    Russia's emergency officials say they are evacuating residents from a village in central Russia after a nearby ammunition depot caught fire.
  • Fearing bloodshed, Burundi faces vote on president's power

    Fearing bloodshed, Burundi faces vote on president's power

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:38 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:38:28 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:02 AM EDT2018-05-16 14:02:28 GMT
    Fearing further bloodshed, Burundi faces Thursday vote on extending president's power.
    Fearing further bloodshed, Burundi faces Thursday vote on extending president's power.
  • 4 shot dead in attack on Indonesia police; officer killed

    4 shot dead in attack on Indonesia police; officer killed

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-05-16 05:20:36 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-05-16 13:02:29 GMT
    Indonesian police have shot dead four sword-wielding men who attacked a police headquarters in Sumatra, killing one officer, the latest in a spate of militant attacks across the Muslim-majority country.
    Indonesian police have shot dead four sword-wielding men who attacked a police headquarters in Sumatra, killing one officer, the latest in a spate of militant attacks across the Muslim-majority country.
  • The Latest: Trump visits first lady at Walter Reed hospital

    The Latest: Trump visits first lady at Walter Reed hospital

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-05-15 13:05:10 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-05-16 12:31:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this May 7, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump speaks on her initiatives during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.  The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized after undergoing a procedure ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this May 7, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump speaks on her initiatives during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized after undergoing a procedure ...
    President Donald Trump tweets his wife, Melania, will remain hospitalized for two to three days, recuperating for undisclosed, noncancerous kidney condition.
    President Donald Trump tweets his wife, Melania, will remain hospitalized for two to three days, recuperating for undisclosed, noncancerous kidney condition.
  • The Latest: Japan defends US-S. Korea military drills

    The Latest: Japan defends US-S. Korea military drills

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:21:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:48 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:48:48 GMT
    US says it's going ahead with plans for the meeting between Trump and Kim.
    US says it's going ahead with plans for the meeting between Trump and Kim.
  • False starts, failures in diplomacy with North Korea

    False starts, failures in diplomacy with North Korea

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:28 AM EDT2018-05-16 07:28:33 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-05-16 09:42:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). FILE - In this March 9, 2018, file photo, a man walks past a public TV screen showing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and U.S. President Donald Trump, right, in Tokyo. Pyongyang’s threat to scrap the June 12 historic s...(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko). FILE - In this March 9, 2018, file photo, a man walks past a public TV screen showing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and U.S. President Donald Trump, right, in Tokyo. Pyongyang’s threat to scrap the June 12 historic s...
    Pyongyang's surprise declaration to break off a high-level meeting with Seoul and threat to scrap next month's historic summit with Washington provides a fresh reminder of failures and false starts that shattered...
    Pyongyang's surprise declaration to break off a high-level meeting with Seoul and threat to scrap next month's historic summit with Washington provides a fresh reminder of failures and false starts that shattered previous diplomatic attempts.
  • As Gaza death toll rises, Israeli tactics face scrutiny

    As Gaza death toll rises, Israeli tactics face scrutiny

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:11:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:50:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic). A man reacts as bodies of Palestinians killed during a protest on the border with Israel lay in the morgue in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Israeli soldiers shot and killed dozens of Palestinians during mass pr...(AP Photo/Dusan Vranic). A man reacts as bodies of Palestinians killed during a protest on the border with Israel lay in the morgue in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Israeli soldiers shot and killed dozens of Palestinians during mass pr...
    Israel is coming under scathing criticism from observers who wonder why its high-tech military is killing scores of protesters across a border _ even if protesting Gazans are burning tires, launching flaming kites...
    Israel is coming under scathing criticism from observers who wonder why its high-tech military is killing scores of protesters across a border _ even if protesting Gazans are burning tires, launching flaming kites and trying to rip apart a border fence.
  • The Latest: Israeli military sends aid to Gaza

    The Latest: Israeli military sends aid to Gaza

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:34 AM EDT2018-05-15 06:34:20 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:41:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel ...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel ...
    The Israeli military says its aircraft have struck a number of Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to mass border protests.
    The Israeli military says its aircraft have struck a number of Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in response to mass border protests.
  • Gaza hospitals struggle to cope with high casualty toll

    Gaza hospitals struggle to cope with high casualty toll

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:54:24 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 4:21 AM EDT2018-05-16 08:21:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel ...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). A Palestinian woman walks through black smoke from burning tires during a protest on the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel ...
    Palestinians to bury their dead Tuesday after 58 people were killed by Israel during Gaza border protests.
    Palestinians to bury their dead Tuesday after 58 people were killed by Israel during Gaza border protests.
  • Europe, Iran say push to save nuclear deal off to good start

    Europe, Iran say push to save nuclear deal off to good start

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:34 AM EDT2018-05-15 08:34:18 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 3:41 AM EDT2018-05-16 07:41:35 GMT
    (Maxim Shemetov/Pool Photo via AP). Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif smiles as he speaks to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during their meeting in Moscow, Russia, Monday, May 14, 2018. Lavrov calls on participants in Iran nuclear d...(Maxim Shemetov/Pool Photo via AP). Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif smiles as he speaks to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during their meeting in Moscow, Russia, Monday, May 14, 2018. Lavrov calls on participants in Iran nuclear d...
    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has met with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini as the Europeans seek to keep the Iran nuclear agreement alive.
    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has met with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini as the Europeans seek to keep the Iran nuclear agreement alive.
  • Gulf Arab states rebuke Israel, but alliances inch closer

    Gulf Arab states rebuke Israel, but alliances inch closer

    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:18:39 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-05-16 06:49:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2017 file photo, an interfaith group from the Gulf state of Bahrain attend Hannukah candle lighting in Jerusalem. Arab states resoundingly condemned the killing of more than 50 Palestinians on Mo...(AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean, File). FILE - In this Dec. 12, 2017 file photo, an interfaith group from the Gulf state of Bahrain attend Hannukah candle lighting in Jerusalem. Arab states resoundingly condemned the killing of more than 50 Palestinians on Mo...
    Arab states have condemned Israel's violent response to Gaza's border protests, but behind the scenes a quiet realignment may be underway.
    Arab states have condemned Israel's violent response to Gaza's border protests, but behind the scenes a quiet realignment may be underway.
  • Israel at 70: Contrasting images of victory and violence

    Israel at 70: Contrasting images of victory and violence

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:39:02 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-05-16 05:21:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, Palestinians carry the body of Mousab Abu Leila, 29, during his funeral after he was killed during a protest on the border with Israel, in Gaza City. Seventy years after Isr...(AP Photo/Dusan Vranic, File). FILE - In this Monday, May 14, 2018 file photo, Palestinians carry the body of Mousab Abu Leila, 29, during his funeral after he was killed during a protest on the border with Israel, in Gaza City. Seventy years after Isr...
    Seventy years since the day of Israel's founding, images of victory and violence showcased the contradictions that bedevil the Jewish state.
    Seventy years since the day of Israel's founding, images of victory and violence showcased the contradictions that bedevil the Jewish state.
  • CIA nominee toughens interrogation stance, picks up support

    CIA nominee toughens interrogation stance, picks up support

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:36:50 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-05-16 05:20:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this May 9, 2018 photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a letter Tuesday to the top Democrat on the Senate I...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this May 9, 2018 photo, CIA nominee Gina Haspel testifies during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a letter Tuesday to the top Democrat on the Senate I...
    President Donald Trump's pick to head CIA, Gina Haspel, says the agency's enhanced interrogation program "is not one the CIA should have undertaken.".
    President Donald Trump's pick to head CIA, Gina Haspel, says the agency's enhanced interrogation program "is not one the CIA should have undertaken.".
  • Ex-CIA employee probed over leak likely facing new charges

    Ex-CIA employee probed over leak likely facing new charges

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-05-16 01:51:46 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:19 AM EDT2018-05-16 05:19:45 GMT
    The FBI has been investigating whether a former CIA employee jailed on child pornography charges is also tied to a massive leak of sensitive agency documents.
    The FBI has been investigating whether a former CIA employee jailed on child pornography charges is also tied to a massive leak of sensitive agency documents.
  • Homeland Security boss defends separating immigrant families

    Homeland Security boss defends separating immigrant families

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:45:57 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-05-16 05:10:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testifies to the Senate Homeland Security Committee, Tuesday, May 15, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    The head of the Homeland Security Department is defending the Trump administration's method of separating children from their parents when the family is being prosecuted for entering the U.S. illegally.
    The head of the Homeland Security Department is defending the Trump administration's method of separating children from their parents when the family is being prosecuted for entering the U.S. illegally.
  • California military base psychologist accused of rape

    California military base psychologist accused of rape

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:20:04 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:59:01 GMT
    A psychiatrist hired by Travis Air Force Base in California to help military veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder has been charged with raping patients.
    A psychiatrist hired by Travis Air Force Base in California to help military veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder has been charged with raping patients.
  • US intensifies pressure on Iran, sanctioning central banker

    US intensifies pressure on Iran, sanctioning central banker

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-05-15 15:17:21 GMT
    Wednesday, May 16 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-05-16 04:45:16 GMT
    The Trump administration is designating the head of Iran's central bank as a terrorist and hitting him with sanctions intended to further isolate Iran from the global financial system.
    The Trump administration is designating the head of Iran's central bank as a terrorist and hitting him with sanctions intended to further isolate Iran from the global financial system.
  • GOP senators lunch with Trump, don't bring up McCain remark

    GOP senators lunch with Trump, don't bring up McCain remark

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:26:37 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-05-16 03:32:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks across the South Lawn to board Marine One at the White House in Washington, Monday, May 14, 2018, for a short trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Cente...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks across the South Lawn to board Marine One at the White House in Washington, Monday, May 14, 2018, for a short trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Cente...
    Trump's Capitol Hill lunch with Senate Republicans comes as the White House and its GOP allies try to coalesce around a political message ahead of the midterm elections.
    Trump's Capitol Hill lunch with Senate Republicans comes as the White House and its GOP allies try to coalesce around a political message ahead of the midterm elections.
  • Calls for investigation, but no consensus at UN Gaza meeting

    Calls for investigation, but no consensus at UN Gaza meeting

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:25:58 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-05-16 02:22:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). An elderly Palestinian man falls on the ground after being shot by Israeli troops during a deadly protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians ...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). An elderly Palestinian man falls on the ground after being shot by Israeli troops during a deadly protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Monday, May 14, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians ...
    The U.N. Security Council plans to meet Tuesday to discuss violence along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip, following the deadliest day there since a 2014 war.
    The U.N. Security Council plans to meet Tuesday to discuss violence along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip, following the deadliest day there since a 2014 war.
  • Trump pays tribute to fallen officers in emotional ceremony

    Trump pays tribute to fallen officers in emotional ceremony

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:36:25 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-05-16 02:11:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during the 37th annual National Peace Officers Memorial Service on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during the 37th annual National Peace Officers Memorial Service on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is using an annual tribute to law enforcement officers slain in the line of duty to press Congress to secure U.S. borders.
    President Donald Trump is using an annual tribute to law enforcement officers slain in the line of duty to press Congress to secure U.S. borders.
  • Gaza's troubles run deep, with no end in sight

    Gaza's troubles run deep, with no end in sight

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:06:31 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:55:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). An Israeli drone fires teargas canisters on Palestinian protesters, east of Khan Younis, in the Gaza Strip, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Israel faced a growing backlash Tuesday and new charges of using excessive force, a day after Israe...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). An Israeli drone fires teargas canisters on Palestinian protesters, east of Khan Younis, in the Gaza Strip, Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Israel faced a growing backlash Tuesday and new charges of using excessive force, a day after Israe...
    The Gaza Strip, the focus of deadly demonstrations since March, has been subjected to a stifling Israeli-Egyptian blockade, with no end in sight.
    The Gaza Strip, the focus of deadly demonstrations since March, has been subjected to a stifling Israeli-Egyptian blockade, with no end in sight.
  • Ex-Russian officer asks for new hearing on US forces attack

    Ex-Russian officer asks for new hearing on US forces attack

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:45:50 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:50:59 GMT
    A former Russian military officer convicted of leading a 2009 Taliban attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan has asked a federal appeals court to reconsider its finding that he was not entitled to protections given...
    A former Russian military officer convicted of leading a 2009 Taliban attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan has asked a federal appeals court to reconsider its finding that he was not entitled to protections given to prisoners of war.
  • The Latest: Europe, Iran diplomats plan to save nuclear deal

    The Latest: Europe, Iran diplomats plan to save nuclear deal

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:26:36 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:34:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends the first day of the budget 2018 debate at the parliament Bundestag at the Reichstag building in Berlin, Tuesday, May 15, 2018.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends the first day of the budget 2018 debate at the parliament Bundestag at the Reichstag building in Berlin, Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has acknowledged that the Iran nuclear deal "certainly has weaknesses" but says it should be preserved.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has acknowledged that the Iran nuclear deal "certainly has weaknesses" but says it should be preserved.
  • Putin: New weapons will maintain Russia's might for decades

    Putin: New weapons will maintain Russia's might for decades

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:11:26 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:21:45 GMT
    (Alexander Nemenov/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks to a group of workers after driving to officially open the much-anticipated bridge linking Russia and the Crimean peninsula the opening ceremony near in Kerch, Crimea, Tuesd...(Alexander Nemenov/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks to a group of workers after driving to officially open the much-anticipated bridge linking Russia and the Crimean peninsula the opening ceremony near in Kerch, Crimea, Tuesd...
    President Vladimir Putin says the new weapons presented this year will ensure Russia's security for decades to come.
    President Vladimir Putin says the new weapons presented this year will ensure Russia's security for decades to come.
  • Thousands protest in Bosnia over killings of 2 young men

    Thousands protest in Bosnia over killings of 2 young men

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:22:28 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-05-15 21:21:08 GMT
    Thousands of Bosnians have rallied for justice in unpunished deaths of two young men, a Muslim and a Serb, bridging the country's ethnic divide in a joint struggle against alleged state corruption and negligence.
    Thousands of Bosnians have rallied for justice in unpunished deaths of two young men, a Muslim and a Serb, bridging the country's ethnic divide in a joint struggle against alleged state corruption and negligence.
  • Family photo becomes new picture of militancy in Indonesia

    Family photo becomes new picture of militancy in Indonesia

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-05-15 13:56:55 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:45:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nanda Andrianta). In this Sunday, May 13, 2018 file photo, Surabaya Police Chief Col. Rudi Setiawan shows a picture of the family of Dita Oepriarto who carried out the church attacks on Sunday, May 13, in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. The f...(AP Photo/Nanda Andrianta). In this Sunday, May 13, 2018 file photo, Surabaya Police Chief Col. Rudi Setiawan shows a picture of the family of Dita Oepriarto who carried out the church attacks on Sunday, May 13, in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. The f...
    A photo of an Indonesian family appears to show happiness, but has become the country's new picture of militancy after the family, including its four children, launched suicide attacks on three Christian churches.
    A photo of an Indonesian family appears to show happiness, but has become the country's new picture of militancy after the family, including its four children, launched suicide attacks on three Christian churches.
  • Parents of Paris suspect freed, no role seen 'at this stage'

    Parents of Paris suspect freed, no role seen 'at this stage'

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:12:51 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:28:03 GMT
    (Wladia Drummond via AP). An unidentified man covered in blood lays on a street in Paris Saturday May 12, 2018, as two people look at him. The image was taken by a bystander who filmed the aftermath of a knife attack in Paris in which a 29-year-old man...(Wladia Drummond via AP). An unidentified man covered in blood lays on a street in Paris Saturday May 12, 2018, as two people look at him. The image was taken by a bystander who filmed the aftermath of a knife attack in Paris in which a 29-year-old man...
    The parents of a 20-year-old man who was fatally shot by police after he stabbed five people in Paris have been let go after more than two days in custody while counterterrorism investigators still are questioning...
    The parents of a 20-year-old man who was fatally shot by police after he stabbed five people in Paris have been let go after more than two days in custody while counterterrorism investigators still are questioning a friend of the dead suspect.
  • The Latest: Top Senate intel Dem says he supports Haspel

    The Latest: Top Senate intel Dem says he supports Haspel

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:13:31 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-05-15 20:03:41 GMT
    The top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee says he will vote to confirm Gina Haspel to be the next CIA director.
    The top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee says he will vote to confirm Gina Haspel to be the next CIA director.
  • Mayor: Rebels strike Central African Republic city, kill 6

    Mayor: Rebels strike Central African Republic city, kill 6

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:11:17 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:28:32 GMT
    A mayor in Central African Republic says members of a rebel group known as UPC have stormed his city with assault rifles and knives, killing at least six people.
    A mayor in Central African Republic says members of a rebel group known as UPC have stormed his city with assault rifles and knives, killing at least six people.
  • Gap apologizes for China map T-shirt that didn't show Taiwan

    Gap apologizes for China map T-shirt that didn't show Taiwan

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:14:08 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:19 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:19:18 GMT
    US clothing retailer Gap apologizes for selling T-shirts with "erroneous" map of China.
    US clothing retailer Gap apologizes for selling T-shirts with "erroneous" map of China.
  • Egypt arrests activist on charges of insulting president

    Egypt arrests activist on charges of insulting president

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:38 AM EDT2018-05-15 13:38:34 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-05-15 19:18:27 GMT
    A rights lawyer says police have detained an activist known for his harsh criticism of the government on charges including insulting President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi.
    A rights lawyer says police have detained an activist known for his harsh criticism of the government on charges including insulting President Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi.
  • Trump defends decision to revisit action on Chinese company

    Trump defends decision to revisit action on Chinese company

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:03:47 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:52:54 GMT
    (Chinatopix Via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, a salesperson stands at counters selling mobile phones produced by ZTE Corp. at an appliance store in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. President Donald Trump said Sunday, May 1...(Chinatopix Via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, a salesperson stands at counters selling mobile phones produced by ZTE Corp. at an appliance store in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. President Donald Trump said Sunday, May 1...
    Trump says he will help a Chinese telecommunications company get 'back into business,' saying too many jobs in China are at stake after the U.S. government cut off access to its American suppliers.
    Trump says he will help a Chinese telecommunications company get 'back into business,' saying too many jobs in China are at stake after the U.S. government cut off access to its American suppliers.
  • Correction: Plutonium Pits-SRS story

    Correction: Plutonium Pits-SRS story

    Saturday, May 12 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-05-12 23:02:25 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-05-15 18:36:16 GMT
    The National Nuclear Security Administration has officially proposed producing plutonium pits at two locations, including the Savannah River Site in South Carolina.
    The National Nuclear Security Administration has officially proposed producing plutonium pits at two locations, including the Savannah River Site in South Carolina.
  • Honors for Iraq vet, K-9 portrayed in film 'Megan Leavey'

    Honors for Iraq vet, K-9 portrayed in film 'Megan Leavey'

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:24:08 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:49:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In a May 13, 2012 file photo, former Marine Cpl. and Purple Heart recipient Megan Leavey and combat dog Sgt. Rex participate in a ceremony before a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners ...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In a May 13, 2012 file photo, former Marine Cpl. and Purple Heart recipient Megan Leavey and combat dog Sgt. Rex participate in a ceremony before a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners ...
    A US Marine Corps veteran and the military dog she served with during the Iraq War are being inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame.
    A US Marine Corps veteran and the military dog she served with during the Iraq War are being inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame.
  • Husband: Detained Iranian-British woman may face new charges

    Husband: Detained Iranian-British woman may face new charges

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:14 AM EDT2018-05-15 08:14:13 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:09:49 GMT
    The husband of an Iranian-British woman held in Tehran is warning she still may face new charges.
    The husband of an Iranian-British woman held in Tehran is warning she still may face new charges.
  • Early results in Iraq election favor populist cleric al-Sadr

    Early results in Iraq election favor populist cleric al-Sadr

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:55:44 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:09 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:09:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban). Followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, seen in the posters, celebrate in Tahrir Square in Baghdad, Iraq, early Monday, May 14, 2018. Iraq's electoral commission announces influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is the cur...(AP Photo/Hadi Mizban). Followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, seen in the posters, celebrate in Tahrir Square in Baghdad, Iraq, early Monday, May 14, 2018. Iraq's electoral commission announces influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is the cur...
    The coalition of influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has taken an early lead in Iraq's national elections in partial returns announced by the Iraqi electoral commission.
    The coalition of influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has taken an early lead in Iraq's national elections in partial returns announced by the Iraqi electoral commission.
  • Search ends for grenade launcher ammo lost in North Dakota

    Search ends for grenade launcher ammo lost in North Dakota

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:53 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:53:35 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-05-15 17:04:27 GMT
    Airmen have called off the search for military explosives that fell off a vehicle on an American Indian reservation in North Dakota on May 1.
    Airmen have called off the search for military explosives that fell off a vehicle on an American Indian reservation in North Dakota on May 1.
  • Taliban launch large-scale assault on western Afghan city

    Taliban launch large-scale assault on western Afghan city

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:36 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:36:46 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-05-15 16:50:22 GMT
    Afghan officials say the Taliban have launched attacks from multiple directions on a city in western Afghanistan, killing and wounding at least six security forces.
    Afghan officials say the Taliban have launched attacks from multiple directions on a city in western Afghanistan, killing and wounding at least six security forces.
  • Gaza bloodshed spurs global worry about US Mideast policies

    Gaza bloodshed spurs global worry about US Mideast policies

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:24:32 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-05-15 15:49:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli Arab Knesset members and left wing activists participate in protest against the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, during the embassy's official inauguration ceremony, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashe...(AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli Arab Knesset members and left wing activists participate in protest against the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, during the embassy's official inauguration ceremony, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashe...
    Opening of U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem amid bloodshed in Gaza fuels global concern that U.S. policies are roiling the region.
    Opening of U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem amid bloodshed in Gaza fuels global concern that U.S. policies are roiling the region.
  • Bahrain revokes citizenship of 115 people in mass trial

    Bahrain revokes citizenship of 115 people in mass trial

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-05-15 11:14:30 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:42:58 GMT
    Prosecutors in Bahrain say a court has revoked the citizenship of 115 people in a mass terrorism trial amid a yearslong crackdown on all dissent in the island kingdom.
    Prosecutors in Bahrain say a court has revoked the citizenship of 115 people in a mass terrorism trial amid a yearslong crackdown on all dissent in the island kingdom.
  • Amid conflict, Jews and Muslims in US seek solidarity

    Amid conflict, Jews and Muslims in US seek solidarity

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:34:15 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:33:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Members of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom group walk across the historic Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on Tuesday, April, 24, 2018. The Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom brings together Jewish and Muslim women interested in...(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Members of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom group walk across the historic Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on Tuesday, April, 24, 2018. The Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom brings together Jewish and Muslim women interested in...
    Amid tensions at home and abroad, many American Jews and Muslims are reaching out to one another, seeking to build trust and understanding.
    Amid tensions at home and abroad, many American Jews and Muslims are reaching out to one another, seeking to build trust and understanding.
  • Syrian government forces seize last rebel enclave in Homs

    Syrian government forces seize last rebel enclave in Homs

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:55:00 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:30:46 GMT
    Syrian state media says government troops have full control of the last rebel enclave in Syria's largest province following the evacuation of thousands of armed men and civilians.
    Syrian state media says government troops have full control of the last rebel enclave in Syria's largest province following the evacuation of thousands of armed men and civilians.
  • Life demanded in Finland's first terror trial

    Life demanded in Finland's first terror trial

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:09:00 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-05-15 14:26:10 GMT
    A Finnish prosecutor has demanded that a Moroccan asylum-seeker is sentenced to life for two terror-related murders and an attempt to murder eight others during a stabbing attack in southwestern Finland last year.
    A Finnish prosecutor has demanded that a Moroccan asylum-seeker is sentenced to life for two terror-related murders and an attempt to murder eight others during a stabbing attack in southwestern Finland last year.
  • SKorean military says NKorea preparing nuke site closure

    SKorean military says NKorea preparing nuke site closure

    Monday, May 14 2018 11:54 PM EDT2018-05-15 03:54:12 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-05-15 13:12:09 GMT
    The two Koreas have agreed to a high-level meeting to discuss setting up military and Red Cross talks aimed at reducing border tension and restarting reunions between families separated by the Korean War.
    The two Koreas have agreed to a high-level meeting to discuss setting up military and Red Cross talks aimed at reducing border tension and restarting reunions between families separated by the Korean War.
  • Rights official urges Bosnia to do more for migrants

    Rights official urges Bosnia to do more for migrants

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:04:23 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-05-15 12:05:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). In this Saturday, May 12, 2018 picture, a migrant woman looks out the window of the abandoned building of a former hotel, now serving as a shelter in the western Bosnian town of Bihac, Bosnia. A senior European human rights offic...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). In this Saturday, May 12, 2018 picture, a migrant woman looks out the window of the abandoned building of a former hotel, now serving as a shelter in the western Bosnian town of Bihac, Bosnia. A senior European human rights offic...
    A senior European human rights official has urged Bosnia to do more to help migrants, as the war-scarred country struggles to cope with a growing influx of people trying to reach Western Europe through the Balkans.
    A senior European human rights official has urged Bosnia to do more to help migrants, as the war-scarred country struggles to cope with a growing influx of people trying to reach Western Europe through the Balkans.
  • Australia upgrading airport security after alleged bomb plot

    Australia upgrading airport security after alleged bomb plot

    Tuesday, May 15 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-05-15 10:54:38 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-05-15 11:16:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rob Griffith, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2011, file photo, an almost deserted domestic terminal is seen at Sydney Airport, Australia. Australia’s government said Tuesday, May 15, 2018, that it will upgrade airport security around the coun...(AP Photo/Rob Griffith, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2011, file photo, an almost deserted domestic terminal is seen at Sydney Airport, Australia. Australia’s government said Tuesday, May 15, 2018, that it will upgrade airport security around the coun...
    The Australian government has announced an upgrade in airport security around the country and an increase in police powers in response to an alleged attempt to smuggle an improvised explosive device aboard an...
    The Australian government has announced an upgrade in airport security around the country and an increase in police powers in response to an alleged attempt to smuggle an improvised explosive device aboard an Etihad Airways flight out of Sydney last year.
  • Melania Trump has 'successful' procedure on kidney condition

    Melania Trump has 'successful' procedure on kidney condition

    Monday, May 14 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-05-14 19:34:11 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 6:50 AM EDT2018-05-15 10:50:09 GMT
    The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized after undergoing a procedure to treat a benign kidney condition.
    The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized after undergoing a procedure to treat a benign kidney condition.
  • Iraqi Shiite cleric gained ground with nationalist voice

    Iraqi Shiite cleric gained ground with nationalist voice

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:54:33 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-05-15 09:18:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - in this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a press conference in Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq. Al-Sadr, who led punishing attacks on American forces aft...(AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File). FILE - in this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr speaks during a press conference in Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq. Al-Sadr, who led punishing attacks on American forces aft...
    Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, who led punishing attacks on American forces after the 2003 U.S.-led overthrow of Saddam Hussein, appears set to secure the most significant victory of his political career with a...
    Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, who led punishing attacks on American forces after the 2003 U.S.-led overthrow of Saddam Hussein, appears set to secure the most significant victory of his political career with a strong showing in last weekend's election.
  • Indonesian family that bombed churches well off, friendly

    Indonesian family that bombed churches well off, friendly

    Monday, May 14 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-05-14 15:16:45 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-05-15 08:15:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim). A Muslim woman weeps during the wake for Sri Pudji Astutik, one of the victims of Sunday's church attacks, at a funeral home in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, Monday, May 14, 2018. The flurry of bombings raised concerns that...(AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim). A Muslim woman weeps during the wake for Sri Pudji Astutik, one of the victims of Sunday's church attacks, at a funeral home in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, Monday, May 14, 2018. The flurry of bombings raised concerns that...
    The Muslim family that carried out suicide attacks on three churches in Indonesia's second-largest city lived comfortably in an upper-middle class suburb and was on friendly terms with a Christian neighbor.
    The Muslim family that carried out suicide attacks on three churches in Indonesia's second-largest city lived comfortably in an upper-middle class suburb and was on friendly terms with a Christian neighbor.
  • US embassy jubilantly opens in Jerusalem as Gaza rages

    US embassy jubilantly opens in Jerusalem as Gaza rages

    Monday, May 14 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-05-14 18:14:17 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-05-15 07:20:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner). U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka, left, and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner attends the opening ceremony of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashes along the Isra...(AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner). U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka, left, and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner attends the opening ceremony of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashes along the Isra...
    The United States opened its new embassy in Jerusalem with a high-powered American presidential delegation joining Israel's top leadership in a joyous celebration of their countries' close friendship.
    The United States opened its new embassy in Jerusalem with a high-powered American presidential delegation joining Israel's top leadership in a joyous celebration of their countries' close friendship.
  • Ernest Medina, key figure in My Lai Massacre, dies at 81

    Ernest Medina, key figure in My Lai Massacre, dies at 81

    Monday, May 14 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-05-14 16:44:42 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-05-15 07:02:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - In this Dec. 4, 1969, file photo, U.S. Army Capt. Ernest Medina, a key figure in the 1968 My Lai massacre during the Vietnam war, speaks at a news conference at the Pentagon. Medina died on May 8, 2018, according to an obituary ...(AP Photo/File). FILE - In this Dec. 4, 1969, file photo, U.S. Army Capt. Ernest Medina, a key figure in the 1968 My Lai massacre during the Vietnam war, speaks at a news conference at the Pentagon. Medina died on May 8, 2018, according to an obituary ...
    Former Army Capt. Ernest L. Medina, a key figure in the My Lai massacre during the Vietnam war, has died in Wisconsin aged 81.
    Former Army Capt. Ernest L. Medina, a key figure in the My Lai massacre during the Vietnam war, has died in Wisconsin aged 81.
  • Police: Indonesia suicide bombings work of 2 families

    Police: Indonesia suicide bombings work of 2 families

    Sunday, May 13 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-05-14 03:13:45 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:57 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:57:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim). Indonesian police stand guards in front of a flat after an explosion in Sidoarjo, East Java, Sunday, May 13, 2018. A new explosion happened on a flat in Sidoarjo, said national police spokesman.(AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim). Indonesian police stand guards in front of a flat after an explosion in Sidoarjo, East Java, Sunday, May 13, 2018. A new explosion happened on a flat in Sidoarjo, said national police spokesman.
    A police spokesman says there has been an explosion at the police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Surabaya after an apparent vehicle attack.
    A police spokesman says there has been an explosion at the police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Surabaya after an apparent vehicle attack.
  • 58 dead in Gaza protests as Israel fetes US Embassy move

    58 dead in Gaza protests as Israel fetes US Embassy move

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:33:49 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:35 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:35:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Relatives of 15 year-old Palestinian Jamal Afaneh mourn over his body at the family house during his funeral in Rafah refugee camp, southern Gaza Strip, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Afaneh died from his injuries after being shot on Fr...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Relatives of 15 year-old Palestinian Jamal Afaneh mourn over his body at the family house during his funeral in Rafah refugee camp, southern Gaza Strip, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Afaneh died from his injuries after being shot on Fr...
    Israel has warned Gaza residents they will be risking their lives if they approach the border during a planned mass protest.
    Israel has warned Gaza residents they will be risking their lives if they approach the border during a planned mass protest.
  • The Latest: Pence says Mrs. Trump's procedure 'long-planned'

    The Latest: Pence says Mrs. Trump's procedure 'long-planned'

    Monday, May 14 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:06:01 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-05-15 05:07:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this May 7, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump speaks on her initiatives during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.  The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized after undergoing a procedure ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). In this May 7, 2018 photo, First lady Melania Trump speaks on her initiatives during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. The White House says Melania Trump is hospitalized after undergoing a procedure ...
    President Donald Trump is expected to visit his wife at the hospital, where she underwent a procedure to treat a benign kidney condition.
    President Donald Trump is expected to visit his wife at the hospital, where she underwent a procedure to treat a benign kidney condition.
  • Long odds for peace as Trump roils Mideast with embassy move

    Long odds for peace as Trump roils Mideast with embassy move

    Monday, May 14 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-05-14 22:14:17 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:46:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli Arab Knesset members and left wing activists participate in protest against the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, during the embassy's official inauguration ceremony, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashe...(AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean). Israeli Arab Knesset members and left wing activists participate in protest against the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem, during the embassy's official inauguration ceremony, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashe...
    President Donald Trump's prospects for brokering the Mideast peace "deal of the century" are sinking as the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem opened Monday amid bloodshed in Gaza.
    President Donald Trump's prospects for brokering the Mideast peace "deal of the century" are sinking as the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem opened Monday amid bloodshed in Gaza.
  • The Latest: Gaza Health Ministry releases latest death toll

    The Latest: Gaza Health Ministry releases latest death toll

    Monday, May 14 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-05-14 21:25:14 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:40:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Protesters chant slogans during a demonstration in Istanbul, against the move of the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashes along the Israeli-Palestinian border, US President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). Protesters chant slogans during a demonstration in Istanbul, against the move of the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Monday, May 14, 2018. Amid deadly clashes along the Israeli-Palestinian border, US President Donald Tr...
    The Turkish Embassy in Washington says the Turkish ambassador to the United States is being called home over the Trump administration moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
    The Turkish Embassy in Washington says the Turkish ambassador to the United States is being called home over the Trump administration moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
  • Lawyer: Guantanamo Bay detainee denied motion to show art

    Lawyer: Guantanamo Bay detainee denied motion to show art

    Monday, May 14 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-05-14 22:44:18 GMT
    Tuesday, May 15 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-05-15 04:00:40 GMT
    A man accused of helping to plan the Sept. 11 attacks won't be allowed to publicly distribute art he makes in his cell at the Guantanamo Bay detention center.
    A man accused of helping to plan the Sept. 11 attacks won't be allowed to publicly distribute art he makes in his cell at the Guantanamo Bay detention center.
  • Republicans celebrate opening of US embassy in Jerusalem

    Republicans celebrate opening of US embassy in Jerusalem

    Monday, May 14 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:24:07 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-05-15 00:25:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed). Palestinians clash with Israeli troops following a protest against the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Monday, May 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed). Palestinians clash with Israeli troops following a protest against the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Monday, May 13, 2018.
    President Donald Trump's supporters are in Jerusalem celebrating the opening of the new U.S. embassy there as a campaign promised fulfilled.
    President Donald Trump's supporters are in Jerusalem celebrating the opening of the new U.S. embassy there as a campaign promised fulfilled.
  • Report: Buildings being dismantled at NK nuke test site

    Report: Buildings being dismantled at NK nuke test site

    Monday, May 14 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-05-14 21:54:17 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-05-14 21:56:00 GMT
    U.S. researchers say recent satellite imagery shows that North Korea has begun dismantling facilities at its nuclear test site.
    U.S. researchers say recent satellite imagery shows that North Korea has begun dismantling facilities at its nuclear test site.
  • The Latest: OIC condemns US embassy move to Jerusalem

    The Latest: OIC condemns US embassy move to Jerusalem

    Monday, May 14 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-05-14 06:13:57 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-05-14 21:18:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Relatives of 15 year-old Palestinian Jamal Afaneh mourn over his body at the family house during his funeral in Rafah refugee camp, southern Gaza Strip, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Afaneh died from his injuries after being shot on Fr...(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra). Relatives of 15 year-old Palestinian Jamal Afaneh mourn over his body at the family house during his funeral in Rafah refugee camp, southern Gaza Strip, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Afaneh died from his injuries after being shot on Fr...
    Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary has expressed concern that the relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel could escalate tensions in the Middle East.
    Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary has expressed concern that the relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel could escalate tensions in the Middle East.
  • Teachers' group seeks to stop Oklahoma anti-tax question

    Teachers' group seeks to stop Oklahoma anti-tax question

    Monday, May 14 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:24:51 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:37:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 28, 2018 file photo, former U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn speaks at a news conference in Oklahoma City. Coburn announced his support of an anti-tax group Oklahoma Taxpayers Unite. The anti-tax group is tak...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). FILE - In this Wednesday, March 28, 2018 file photo, former U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn speaks at a news conference in Oklahoma City. Coburn announced his support of an anti-tax group Oklahoma Taxpayers Unite. The anti-tax group is tak...
    A group that represents Oklahoma teachers is asking the state's highest court to stop an anti-tax group's effort to overturn a tax-hike package approved by the Legislature this year to fund teacher pay raises.
    A group that represents Oklahoma teachers is asking the state's highest court to stop an anti-tax group's effort to overturn a tax-hike package approved by the Legislature this year to fund teacher pay raises.
  • The Latest: US deploys more Marines to Mideast embassies

    The Latest: US deploys more Marines to Mideast embassies

    Monday, May 14 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:54:08 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:37:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed). Palestinians clash with Israeli troops following a protest against the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Monday, May 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed). Palestinians clash with Israeli troops following a protest against the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, Monday, May 13, 2018.
    President Donald Trump says the opening of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem has been a "long time coming".
    President Donald Trump says the opening of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem has been a "long time coming".
  • Pompeo: NKorea needs US security assurances for nuke pact

    Pompeo: NKorea needs US security assurances for nuke pact

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:13:55 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-05-14 20:29:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a media availability with South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha at the State Department, Friday, May 11, 2018 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a media availability with South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha at the State Department, Friday, May 11, 2018 in Washington.
    The United States is offering assurances to North Korea's Kim Jong Un as it seeks to put in motion the potential for a sweeping nuclear deal ahead of President Donald Trump's upcoming summit with the North Korean...
    The United States is offering assurances to North Korea's Kim Jong Un as it seeks to put in motion the potential for a sweeping nuclear deal ahead of President Donald Trump's upcoming summit with the North Korean leader.
  • Hezbollah says 'new phase' in war with Israel after strikes

    Hezbollah says 'new phase' in war with Israel after strikes

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:04:27 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-05-14 18:26:44 GMT
    The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah says a barrage of rockets from Syria against Israeli forces in the occupied Goal Heights last week opens up "a new phase" in the conflict, warning that Israel proper could be the...
    The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah says a barrage of rockets from Syria against Israeli forces in the occupied Goal Heights last week opens up "a new phase" in the conflict, warning that Israel proper could be the next target.
  • Germany eyes goal of 1.5 percent defense spending by 2025

    Germany eyes goal of 1.5 percent defense spending by 2025

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:04:11 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-05-14 17:07:30 GMT
    ( Michael Kappeler/dpa via AP). German Chancellor Angel Merkel, left, talks to defense minister Ursula von der Leyen to her visit to a Bundeswehr meeting in Berlin, Germany, Monday, May 14, 2018.( Michael Kappeler/dpa via AP). German Chancellor Angel Merkel, left, talks to defense minister Ursula von der Leyen to her visit to a Bundeswehr meeting in Berlin, Germany, Monday, May 14, 2018.
    Germany's defense minister says Berlin will raise military spending to 1.5 percent of GDP by 2025 _ far short of the 2 percent goal demanded of NATO members by U.S. President Donald Trump.
    Germany's defense minister says Berlin will raise military spending to 1.5 percent of GDP by 2025 _ far short of the 2 percent goal demanded of NATO members by U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • S. Korean leader praises North's plan to dismantle nuke site

    S. Korean leader praises North's plan to dismantle nuke site

    Monday, May 14 2018 4:03 AM EDT2018-05-14 08:03:51 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-05-14 15:40:08 GMT
    South Korea's president has welcomed North Korea's decision to dismantle its nuclear test site, calling it a start to its nuclear disarmament.
    South Korea's president has welcomed North Korea's decision to dismantle its nuclear test site, calling it a start to its nuclear disarmament.
  • 3 Americans freed by North Korea reunited with families

    3 Americans freed by North Korea reunited with families

    Sunday, May 13 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-05-13 16:54:27 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-05-14 15:28:05 GMT
    The Pentagon says three Americans released by North Korea have left a Washington-area hospital and have reunited with their families.
    The Pentagon says three Americans released by North Korea have left a Washington-area hospital and have reunited with their families.
  • Pakistan top brass blast ex-PM over Mumbai attack remarks

    Pakistan top brass blast ex-PM over Mumbai attack remarks

    Monday, May 14 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-05-14 15:16:18 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-05-14 15:24:13 GMT
    Pakistan's National Security Committee has rejected recent remarks by former premier Nawaz Sharif regarding the 2008 Mumbai attacks, according to a statement issued by the prime minister's office.
    Pakistan's National Security Committee has rejected recent remarks by former premier Nawaz Sharif regarding the 2008 Mumbai attacks, according to a statement issued by the prime minister's office.
  • UN warns of collapse of services in Gaza unless fuel gets in

    UN warns of collapse of services in Gaza unless fuel gets in

    Monday, May 14 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:24:00 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-05-14 14:48:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). FILE - In this July 4, 2016 file photo, a truck loaded with Turkish aid supplies arrives through the Kerem Shalom border crossing with Israel to Rafah, Gaza Strip. Late Friday, a large crowd of Palestinians badly damaged a fuel an...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). FILE - In this July 4, 2016 file photo, a truck loaded with Turkish aid supplies arrives through the Kerem Shalom border crossing with Israel to Rafah, Gaza Strip. Late Friday, a large crowd of Palestinians badly damaged a fuel an...
    U.N. says an alternative way of getting fuel to Gaza must be found urgently, warns of dwindling supplies needed to run hospitals, pick up garbage, pump water and treat sewage.
    U.N. says an alternative way of getting fuel to Gaza must be found urgently, warns of dwindling supplies needed to run hospitals, pick up garbage, pump water and treat sewage.
  • French police question parents, friend of Paris attacker

    French police question parents, friend of Paris attacker

    Sunday, May 13 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-05-13 06:33:13 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 9:06 AM EDT2018-05-14 13:06:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). A police officer cordons off the area after a knife attack in central Paris, Saturday May 12, 2018. The Paris police said the attacker was subdued by officers during the stabbing attack in the 2nd arrondissement or district o...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). A police officer cordons off the area after a knife attack in central Paris, Saturday May 12, 2018. The Paris police said the attacker was subdued by officers during the stabbing attack in the 2nd arrondissement or district o...
    A French judicial official says the man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya in 1997, and his parents have been detained.
    A French judicial official says the man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya in 1997, and his parents have been detained.
  • Taiwan boosts domestic arms makers, as China's warnings loom

    Taiwan boosts domestic arms makers, as China's warnings loom

    Sunday, May 13 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-05-14 01:13:46 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-05-14 11:38:09 GMT
    (Ministry of National Defense via AP). In this May 11, 2018 photo released by Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense, a Taiwanese Air Force fighter aircraft, left, flies near a Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) H6-K bomber that reported...(Ministry of National Defense via AP). In this May 11, 2018 photo released by Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense, a Taiwanese Air Force fighter aircraft, left, flies near a Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) H6-K bomber that reported...
    Taiwan is seeking to build-up its domestic defense industry in the face of China's threats and the reluctance of foreign arms suppliers to provide it with planes, ships, submarines and other hardware to defend its...
    Taiwan is seeking to build-up its domestic defense industry in the face of China's threats and the reluctance of foreign arms suppliers to provide it with planes, ships, submarines and other hardware to defend its 23 million people.
  • Trump: Congress should get spending bills done before break

    Trump: Congress should get spending bills done before break

    Saturday, May 12 2018 7:52 PM EDT2018-05-12 23:52:59 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 6:44 AM EDT2018-05-14 10:44:29 GMT
    Trump: Congress should get spending bills done before August break.
    Trump: Congress should get spending bills done before August break.
  • Police: Members of a family bombed 3 Indonesian churches

    Police: Members of a family bombed 3 Indonesian churches

    Saturday, May 12 2018 10:23 PM EDT2018-05-13 02:23:08 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 5:14 AM EDT2018-05-14 09:14:52 GMT
    Media reports say three bomb attacks on three churches in Indonesia's second largest city of Surabaya have killed at least two people.
    Media reports say three bomb attacks on three churches in Indonesia's second largest city of Surabaya have killed at least two people.
  • The Latest: Family carried out Indonesia police bombing

    The Latest: Family carried out Indonesia police bombing

    Monday, May 14 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-05-14 04:13:46 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-05-14 08:56:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim). Officers stand guard following an attack at the local police headquarters in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, Monday, May 14, 2018. The police headquarters in Indonesia's second largest city was attacked Monday by suspected mi...(AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim). Officers stand guard following an attack at the local police headquarters in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, Monday, May 14, 2018. The police headquarters in Indonesia's second largest city was attacked Monday by suspected mi...
    Indonesian police say four officer and six civilians have been wounded in a bomb attack on their headquarters in the city of Surabaya.
    Indonesian police say four officer and six civilians have been wounded in a bomb attack on their headquarters in the city of Surabaya.
  • Pompeo: US will need to give Kim Jong Un security assurances

    Pompeo: US will need to give Kim Jong Un security assurances

    Sunday, May 13 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-05-13 14:13:25 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 4:24 AM EDT2018-05-14 08:24:41 GMT
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the United States will need to "provide security assurances" to North Korea's Kim Jong Un if the adversaries are to reach a nuclear deal.
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the United States will need to "provide security assurances" to North Korea's Kim Jong Un if the adversaries are to reach a nuclear deal.
  • Israel kicks off US Embassy celebration, boosts border force

    Israel kicks off US Embassy celebration, boosts border force

    Sunday, May 13 2018 3:43 AM EDT2018-05-13 07:43:13 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:34:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Erhan Demirtas). Members of pro-Islamic NGO IHH and other groups holding Turkish and Palestinian flags stage a rally following Friday prayers in Istanbul, Friday, May 11, 2018 to protest the US decision to relocate its Israeli embassy to Jeru...(AP Photo/Erhan Demirtas). Members of pro-Islamic NGO IHH and other groups holding Turkish and Palestinian flags stage a rally following Friday prayers in Istanbul, Friday, May 11, 2018 to protest the US decision to relocate its Israeli embassy to Jeru...
    Israel is preparing a series of festivities to celebrate the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, a move that has ignited Palestinian protests.
    Israel is preparing a series of festivities to celebrate the opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, a move that has ignited Palestinian protests.
  • Gaza faces fuel, gas shortage after vandals trash crossing

    Gaza faces fuel, gas shortage after vandals trash crossing

    Sunday, May 13 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-05-13 15:53:26 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-05-14 05:25:08 GMT
    Vendors say Gaza is rapidly running out of cooking gas after a large crowd of Palestinian protesters trashed the only crossing for importing goods to the blockaded territory.
    Vendors say Gaza is rapidly running out of cooking gas after a large crowd of Palestinian protesters trashed the only crossing for importing goods to the blockaded territory.
  • The Latest: Video of IS follower advises French on attacks

    The Latest: Video of IS follower advises French on attacks

    Sunday, May 13 2018 4:03 AM EDT2018-05-13 08:03:16 GMT
    Monday, May 14 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-05-14 04:24:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus). The Paris prosecutor Francois Molins, center, speaks with police officers after delivering a speech to say counterterrorism authorities are investigating after a knife attack that left at least two dead including the assailan...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus). The Paris prosecutor Francois Molins, center, speaks with police officers after delivering a speech to say counterterrorism authorities are investigating after a knife attack that left at least two dead including the assailan...
    French officials say the Russian-born man who attacked five people in central Paris with a knife had no police record and didn't know his victims.
    French officials say the Russian-born man who attacked five people in central Paris with a knife had no police record and didn't know his victims.
  • The Latest: Hamas says it will proceed with mass rally

    The Latest: Hamas says it will proceed with mass rally

    Sunday, May 13 2018 3:53 AM EDT2018-05-13 07:53:19 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-05-14 01:36:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Erhan Demirtas). Members of pro-Islamic NGO IHH and other groups holding Turkish and Palestinian flags stage a rally following Friday prayers in Istanbul, Friday, May 11, 2018 to protest the US decision to relocate its Israeli embassy to Jeru...(AP Photo/Erhan Demirtas). Members of pro-Islamic NGO IHH and other groups holding Turkish and Palestinian flags stage a rally following Friday prayers in Istanbul, Friday, May 11, 2018 to protest the US decision to relocate its Israeli embassy to Jeru...
    A high-ranking delegation of Gaza's Hamas rulers is heading to Egypt a day ahead of a planned massive rally at the Israel-Gaza border.
    A high-ranking delegation of Gaza's Hamas rulers is heading to Egypt a day ahead of a planned massive rally at the Israel-Gaza border.
  • The Latest: UN chief condemns Indonesia church attacks

    The Latest: UN chief condemns Indonesia church attacks

    Sunday, May 13 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-05-13 10:53:19 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-05-14 01:03:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Trisnadi). Members of police bomb squad inspect wreckage of motorcycles at the site where an explosion went off outside a church in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Almost simultaneous attacks including one by a suicide b...(AP Photo/Trisnadi). Members of police bomb squad inspect wreckage of motorcycles at the site where an explosion went off outside a church in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Almost simultaneous attacks including one by a suicide b...
    Indonesia's national police chief says the suicide bombers who attacked three churches in the country's second-largest city were members of one family, including children and teens.
    Indonesia's national police chief says the suicide bombers who attacked three churches in the country's second-largest city were members of one family, including children and teens.
  • Egypt acquits 2 police officers of killing detained lawyer

    Egypt acquits 2 police officers of killing detained lawyer

    Sunday, May 13 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-05-13 15:43:31 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-05-13 17:46:30 GMT
    An Egyptian court has acquitted two police officers who were previously convicted and sentenced to five years over the killing of a detained lawyer.
    An Egyptian court has acquitted two police officers who were previously convicted and sentenced to five years over the killing of a detained lawyer.
  • Pakistan: Review set for ex-PM's remarks on Mumbai attacks

    Pakistan: Review set for ex-PM's remarks on Mumbai attacks

    Sunday, May 13 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-05-13 17:13:29 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-05-13 17:46:21 GMT
    Pakistan army say the country's National Security Committee is set to discuss 'recent misleading media statement' regarding 2008 Mumbai attacks.
    Pakistan army say the country's National Security Committee is set to discuss 'recent misleading media statement' regarding 2008 Mumbai attacks.
  • McCain still up for a fight, even in illness

    McCain still up for a fight, even in illness

    Saturday, May 12 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-05-12 04:21:57 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-05-13 16:57:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2017 file photo, Senate Armed Services Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., pauses before speaking to reporters during a meeting of the National Defense Authorization Act conferees, on Capitol Hil...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2017 file photo, Senate Armed Services Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., pauses before speaking to reporters during a meeting of the National Defense Authorization Act conferees, on Capitol Hil...
    John McCain is not signing off quietly, stirring up old battles and starting new ones.
    John McCain is not signing off quietly, stirring up old battles and starting new ones.
  • Traveling with Pompeo on secret mission to North Korea

    Traveling with Pompeo on secret mission to North Korea

    Saturday, May 12 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-05-12 05:02:01 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-05-13 16:16:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthew Lee, Pool). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives at Pyonyang, North Korea airport on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. It began with quiet words from State Department officials: Apply for a new passport immediately. You may soon be going to a...(AP Photo/Matthew Lee, Pool). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives at Pyonyang, North Korea airport on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. It began with quiet words from State Department officials: Apply for a new passport immediately. You may soon be going to a...
    Destination North Korea: It began with quiet words from State Department officials _ apply for a new passport immediately.
    Destination North Korea: It began with quiet words from State Department officials _ apply for a new passport immediately.
  • Trump welcomes N. Korea plan to blow up nuke-site tunnels

    Trump welcomes N. Korea plan to blow up nuke-site tunnels

    Saturday, May 12 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-05-12 13:52:10 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-05-13 16:03:59 GMT
    North Korea says it will hold a "ceremony" for the dismantling of its nuclear test site on May 23-25 in what would be a dramatic but symbolic event to set up leader Kim Jong Un's summit with President Donald Trump...
    North Korea says it will hold a "ceremony" for the dismantling of its nuclear test site on May 23-25 in what would be a dramatic but symbolic event to set up leader Kim Jong Un's summit with President Donald Trump next month.
  • Militants attack Afghan government building, 10 dead

    Militants attack Afghan government building, 10 dead

    Sunday, May 13 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-05-13 15:43:44 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-05-13 15:55:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). Smoke rises from the site of a deadly militant attack on a government building that killed at least nine people, in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, May 13, 2018. The spokesman for the governor of Nang...(AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). Smoke rises from the site of a deadly militant attack on a government building that killed at least nine people, in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, May 13, 2018. The spokesman for the governor of Nang...
    Afghan officials say militants have attacked a provincial government building in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least ten people.
    Afghan officials say militants have attacked a provincial government building in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least ten people.
  • 26 people killed in Burundi 'terrorist' attack: Official

    26 people killed in Burundi 'terrorist' attack: Official

    Saturday, May 12 2018 7:32 AM EDT2018-05-12 11:32:07 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-05-13 07:55:40 GMT
    Burundi official says 26 people killed in overnight attack by 'terrorist group' in rural area.
    Burundi official says 26 people killed in overnight attack by 'terrorist group' in rural area.
  • Paris stabbings investigated as terror attack, claimed by IS

    Paris stabbings investigated as terror attack, claimed by IS

    Saturday, May 12 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-12 20:42:24 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-05-13 06:25:37 GMT
    French authorities are denouncing a knife attack in central Paris that French media say left two dead including the assailant.
    French authorities are denouncing a knife attack in central Paris that French media say left two dead including the assailant.
  • The Latest: Paris stabbing victims out of danger

    The Latest: Paris stabbing victims out of danger

    Saturday, May 12 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-05-12 20:42:22 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-05-13 06:25:22 GMT
    French authorities say a knife-wielding assailant killed one person and injured four in the center of Paris before being killed by police.
    French authorities say a knife-wielding assailant killed one person and injured four in the center of Paris before being killed by police.
  • NationalMore>>

  • Texas school gunman: 'I'm going to kill you.' Then he fired

    Texas school gunman: 'I'm going to kill you.' Then he fired

    Saturday, May 19 2018 11:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 03:51:26 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:34 AM EDT2018-05-20 11:34:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). A tape cross with the initials of victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting is placed over the dugout of the Santa Fe baseball team before a baseball game against Kingwood Park High School in Deer Park, Texas, Saturday, ...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). A tape cross with the initials of victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting is placed over the dugout of the Santa Fe baseball team before a baseball game against Kingwood Park High School in Deer Park, Texas, Saturday, ...
    The suspect in the Texas school shooting pointed at one person and declared: "I'm going to kill you." Then he fired.
    The suspect in the Texas school shooting pointed at one person and declared: "I'm going to kill you." Then he fired.
  • Family, friends recall shooting victims' optimism, humor

    Family, friends recall shooting victims' optimism, humor

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:04:48 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:33 AM EDT2018-05-20 11:33:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fareed Khan). Abdul Aziz Sheikh, center, father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018. The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho...(AP Photo/Fareed Khan). Abdul Aziz Sheikh, center, father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018. The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho...
    Among the 10 people killed in the mass shooting at a Texas high school were a Pakistani exchange student, a substitute teacher with a "lust for life" and a boy whose sense of humor made him impossible to not like.
    Among the 10 people killed in the mass shooting at a Texas high school were a Pakistani exchange student, a substitute teacher with a "lust for life" and a boy whose sense of humor made him impossible to not like.
  • Rural Hawaii communities face various volcano threats

    Rural Hawaii communities face various volcano threats

    Sunday, May 20 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-05-20 05:01:25 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:33 AM EDT2018-05-20 11:33:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A resident photographs toxic gases emitting from cracks in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). A resident photographs toxic gases emitting from cracks in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii Saturday, May 19, 2018. Two fissures that opened up in a rural Hawaii community have merged to produce faster and more...
    Lava has destroyed four homes and left dozens of others in the shadow of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano isolated, forcing more residents to plan for a possible evacuation.
    Lava has destroyed four homes and left dozens of others in the shadow of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano isolated, forcing more residents to plan for a possible evacuation.
  • InternationalMore>>

  • Love and fire: Text of Michael Curry's royal wedding address

    Love and fire: Text of Michael Curry's royal wedding address

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-05-19 16:31:02 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-05-20 11:42:32 GMT
    (UK Pool/Sky News via AP). In this frame from video, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry speaks during the wedding ceremony of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, M...(UK Pool/Sky News via AP). In this frame from video, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry speaks during the wedding ceremony of Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, M...
    Text of the Most Rev. Michael Curry's sermon at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
    Text of the Most Rev. Michael Curry's sermon at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
  • Markle's bridal gown work of Givenchy's Clare Waight Keller

    Markle's bridal gown work of Givenchy's Clare Waight Keller

    Saturday, May 19 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-05-19 11:53:09 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-05-20 11:42:25 GMT
    (Andrew Matthews/pool photo via AP). Meghan Markle arrives for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.(Andrew Matthews/pool photo via AP). Meghan Markle arrives for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
    British designer Clare Waight Keller is behind the silk boat-necked gown worn by Meghan Markle as she walked down the flower-bedecked nave of St. George's Chapel for her wedding to Prince Harry.
    British designer Clare Waight Keller is behind the silk boat-necked gown worn by Meghan Markle as she walked down the flower-bedecked nave of St. George's Chapel for her wedding to Prince Harry.
  • Company in Cuba plane crash had received safety complaints

    Company in Cuba plane crash had received safety complaints

    Sunday, May 20 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-05-20 04:11:29 GMT
    Sunday, May 20 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-05-20 11:42:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Enrique de la Osa). Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel, third from left, walks away from the site where a Boeing 737 plummeted into a yuca field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner...(AP Photo/Enrique de la Osa). Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel, third from left, walks away from the site where a Boeing 737 plummeted into a yuca field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner...
    The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people aboard, has been the subject of two serious complaints over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for...
    The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people aboard, has been the subject of two serious complaints over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for Cuba's national airline.
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