AP - Associated Press

The Latest: Duterte tells troops 'you can arrest any person'

4 min 18 sec ago
ILIGAN, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on the siege of a southern Philippine city by militants linked to the Islamic State group (all times local): 2017-05-26T01:59:00-04:00 2017-05-26T05:59:26-04:00

Egypt: Gunmen attack Christians, killing at least 24

12 min 29 sec ago
CAIRO (AP) — Gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians south of the Egyptian capital on Friday, killing 24 people and wounding 25, officials said. 2017-05-26T02:52:00-04:00 2017-05-26T06:52:09-04:00

US-led coalition airstrikes in eastern Syrian town kill 35

30 min 58 sec ago
BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Syrian state media and an opposition monitoring group are reporting that airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition in an eastern town held by the Islamic State group have killed at least 35 people. 2017-05-26T02:38:00-04:00 2017-05-26T06:38:11-04:00

Outspoken Chinese law professor, government critic, silenced

1 hour 56 min ago
BEIJING (AP) — One of the Chinese government's most vocal critics is finally falling silent. 2017-05-25T23:17:00-04:00 2017-05-26T03:17:03-04:00

Indonesia arrests 3 suspects in bombings that killed police

1 hour 56 min ago
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Police in Indonesia say three suspected Islamic militants have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the two suicide bombings that killed three police officers and injured 11 other people in the capital. 2017-05-25T23:41:00-04:00 2017-05-26T03:41:06-04:00

Key dates in Sri Lanka's contributions to UN peacekeeping

2 hours 36 min ago
Sri Lanka participated in years of U.N. peacekeeping operations while the country was embroiled in a brutal, generation-long civil war. Yet, even as Sri Lanka refused to investigate alleged war crimes by its troops during that conflict, the U.N. continued to deploy thousands of Sri Lankan peacekeepers to guard some of the world's most vulnerable populations. 2017-05-26T00:36:00-04:00 2017-05-26T04:36:31-04:00

Trump, G7 peers seek deals on terrorism, trade, climate

2 hours 48 min ago
TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — The differences are well-known: climate change, trade and migration threaten to throw a summit of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies off its consensus game, with U.S. President Donald Trump cast as the spoiler-in-chief. But it may not play out exactly that way, according to long-time G7 observers. 2017-05-26T00:28:00-04:00 2017-05-26T04:28:54-04:00

Key dates in Sri Lanka's contributions to UN peacekeeping

3 hours 7 min ago
Sri Lanka's participation in U.N. peacekeeping operations began while the country was embroiled in a brutal, generation-long civil war. Yet, even as Sri Lanka refused to investigate alleged war crimes by its troops during that conflict, the U.N. continued to deploy thousands of Sri Lankan peacekeepers to guard some of the world's most vulnerable populations. 2017-05-26T00:11:00-04:00 2017-05-26T04:11:04-04:00

UK police arrest 9th man in concert bombing investigation

3 hours 22 min ago
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British police investigating the Manchester Arena bombing have arrested a ninth man while continuing to search addresses associated with the bomber who killed 22 people. 2017-05-25T23:55:00-04:00 2017-05-26T03:55:55-04:00

Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city

4 hours 10 sec ago
ILIGAN, Philippines (AP) — One of Asia's most-wanted militants is still hiding out in a city in the southern Philippines where government forces backed by armored vehicles and helicopters are battling gunmen linked to the Islamic State group, the country's military chief said Friday. 2017-05-25T23:19:00-04:00 2017-05-26T03:19:29-04:00

UK police arrest 9th man in concert bombing investigation

4 hours 10 sec ago
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British police investigating the Manchester Arena bombing have arrested a ninth man while continuing to search addresses associated with the bomber who killed 22 concert-goers. 2017-05-25T23:12:00-04:00 2017-05-26T03:12:43-04:00

Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city

4 hours 18 min ago
ILIGAN, Philippines (AP) — One of Asia's most-wanted militants is still hiding out in a city in the southern Philippines where government forces backed by armored vehicles and helicopters are battling gunmen linked to the Islamic State group, the country's military chief said Friday. 2017-05-25T22:50:00-04:00 2017-05-26T02:50:52-04:00

Trump, G7 peers seek deals on terrorism, trade, climate

4 hours 49 min ago
TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — The differences are well-known: climate change, trade and migration threaten to throw a summit of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies off its consensus game, with U.S. President Donald Trump cast as the spoiler-in-chief. But it may not play out exactly that way, according to long-time G7 observers. 2017-05-25T22:21:00-04:00 2017-05-26T02:21:10-04:00

Philippines official: Terror suspect still in besieged city

5 hours 8 min ago
ILIGAN, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military chief says top terror suspect Isnilon Hapilon is still hiding in the besieged city of Marawi in the country's south. 2017-05-25T22:01:00-04:00 2017-05-26T02:01:31-04:00

Filipino troops, gunships fight militants in southern city

6 hours 21 min ago
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Philippine troops backed by armored vehicles and rocket-firing helicopters fought to re-take control of a city that has been under attack by gunmen linked to the Islamic State group since a raid earlier this week failed to capture one of Asia's most-wanted militants. 2017-05-25T20:03:00-04:00 2017-05-26T00:03:10-04:00

US diplomat: China tightened border controls with N. Korea

6 hours 21 min ago
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese officials have told the U.S. that they've tightened inspections and policing along the border with North Korea as part of U.N. sanctions aimed at halting Pyongyang's nuclear and missile activities, the top U.S. diplomat for East Asia said Friday. 2017-05-25T20:46:00-04:00 2017-05-26T00:46:00-04:00

AP Investigation: 5 things to know about UN sex abuse

6 hours 40 min ago
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The key findings on AP's investigation into the U.N.'s sexual abuse and exploitation controversy: 2017-05-25T20:18:00-04:00 2017-05-26T00:18:06-04:00

The Latest: Police chief is safe, says a former chief died

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 23:23
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on the siege of a southern Philippine city by militants linked to the Islamic State group (all times local): 2017-05-25T19:10:00-04:00 2017-05-25T23:10:13-04:00

Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 21:42
BRUSSELS (AP) — President Donald Trump's push to get in front of the pack at a NATO summit generated indignation in the Balkans and garnered attention on social media — but the man he shoved aside took it in stride. 2017-05-25T17:31:00-04:00 2017-05-25T21:31:04-04:00

Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader _ who calls it natural

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 18:33
BRUSSELS (AP) — President Donald Trump's push to get in front of the pack at a NATO summit generated indignation in the Balkans and garnered attention on social media — but the man he shoved aside took it in stride. 2017-05-25T14:14:00-04:00 2017-05-25T18:14:34-04:00

Quiet college dropout turned bomber: Who was Salman Abedi?

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 18:19
LONDON (AP) — He was quiet and withdrawn, a college dropout who liked soccer — and, some say, showed alarming signs of being radicalized years before he walked into a pop concert at Britain's Manchester Arena and detonated a powerful bomb, killing himself and 22 others. 2017-05-25T14:08:00-04:00 2017-05-25T18:08:46-04:00

The Latest: Britain resumes sharing bombing intel with US

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 18:19
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T14:04:00-04:00 2017-05-25T18:04:22-04:00

UK bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 18:01
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The suspect in the deadly Manchester concert bombing was driven by what he saw as unjust treatment of Arabs in Britain, a relative said Thursday, confirming he made a final phone call in which he pleaded: "Forgive me." 2017-05-25T13:55:00-04:00 2017-05-25T17:55:48-04:00

Quiet college dropout turned bomber: Who was Salman Abedi?

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 16:40
LONDON (AP) — He was quiet and withdrawn, a college dropout who liked soccer — and, some say, showed alarming signs of being radicalized years before he walked into a pop concert at Britain's Manchester Arena and detonated a powerful bomb, killing himself and 22 others. 2017-05-25T12:25:00-04:00 2017-05-25T16:25:31-04:00

Greek ex-prime minister hurt as letter bomb explodes in car

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 16:04
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Former Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos was injured after a letter bomb exploded inside his car in a central Athens on Thursday in an attack that also left two Bank of Greece employees wounded. 2017-05-25T11:47:00-04:00 2017-05-25T15:47:48-04:00

UK bomber said to have told mother 'Forgive me' before blast

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 15:47
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Britons faced stepped-up security, authorities pushed forward with raids they said were uncovering key evidence and a trans-Atlantic rift opened Thursday in the aftermath of a deadly concert bombing. 2017-05-25T11:26:00-04:00 2017-05-25T15:26:37-04:00

UK police find 'significant' evidence; May slams US on leaks

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 14:51
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Britons faced stepped-up security, authorities pushed forward with raids they said were uncovering key evidence and a trans-Atlantic rift opened Thursday in the aftermath of a deadly concert bombing. 2017-05-25T10:33:00-04:00 2017-05-25T14:33:35-04:00

NATO leaders meet under intense Trump pressure on spending

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 14:51
BRUSSELS (AP) — Meeting fellow NATO leaders for the first time, President Donald Trump aggressively challenged them Thursday to spend more on their own defense, putting the alliance under exceptional pressure to become tougher, sharper and newly relevant. 2017-05-25T09:57:00-04:00 2017-05-25T13:57:48-04:00

The Latest: May vents leak concerns to Trump at NATO summit

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 14:34
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T09:54:00-04:00 2017-05-25T13:54:55-04:00

AP Analysis: Rouhani's hardest challenge may be Iran's hopes

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 13:38
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — For Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, winning re-election may have been the easy part. 2017-05-25T09:25:00-04:00 2017-05-25T13:25:08-04:00

The Latest: Libya vows to help identify 'terrorist networks'

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 13:13
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T09:09:00-04:00 2017-05-25T13:09:04-04:00

Official: At least 13 soldiers killed in south Afghanistan

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:45
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — At least 13 soldiers were killed and eight others wounded in fighting with Taliban insurgents at several security checkpoints in southern Afghanistan, a government official said Thursday. 2017-05-25T08:33:00-04:00 2017-05-25T12:33:32-04:00

Iraqi forces release videos countering claims of abuse

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:17
BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi Interior Ministry unit accused of abusing civilian detainees while fighting the Islamic State group in Mosul has released videos it says refutes the allegations reported by Germany's Der Spiegel magazine. 2017-05-25T07:59:00-04:00 2017-05-25T11:59:50-04:00

UK police find 'significant' evidence; May slams US on leaks

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:17
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Home searches across Manchester and beyond have uncovered important items in a fast-moving investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief said Thursday as a diplomatic spat escalated over U.S. leaks about the investigation to the media. 2017-05-25T07:40:00-04:00 2017-05-25T11:40:28-04:00

British social media celebrity among dead from concert blast

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:17
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — It was not just family and friends mourning Martyn Hett this week. Even Mariah Carey was shocked by his death in the Ariana Grande concert bombing. 2017-05-25T07:37:00-04:00 2017-05-25T11:37:40-04:00

Gaza's Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:41
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas said Thursday it put to death three men it had accused of killing a senior member of the militant Islamic group that rules Gaza in March. 2017-05-25T07:17:00-04:00 2017-05-25T11:17:34-04:00

The Latest: Armed officers deployed to trains across UK

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:18
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T07:12:00-04:00 2017-05-25T11:12:26-04:00

Police make 'significant' bomb finds; May slams US on leaks

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:11
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Home searches across Manchester and beyond have uncovered important items in a fast-moving investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief said Thursday as a diplomatic spat broke out over U.S. leaks about the investigation to the media. 2017-05-25T06:52:00-04:00 2017-05-25T10:52:28-04:00

UK police find 'significant' evidence; May slams US on leaks

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:06
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Home searches across Manchester and beyond have uncovered important items in a fast-moving investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief said Thursday as a diplomatic spat escalated over U.S. leaks about the investigation to the media. 2017-05-25T07:00:00-04:00 2017-05-25T11:00:26-04:00

The Latest: 'The Mummy' premiere scrapped after UK attack

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:06
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T06:47:00-04:00 2017-05-25T10:47:15-04:00

Gaza's Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:49
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas says it has put to death three men accused of killing a senior member of the militant Islamic group that rules Gaza in March. 2017-05-25T06:37:00-04:00 2017-05-25T10:37:03-04:00

The Latest: Obama, Merkel condemn Manchester attack in video

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:33
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T06:22:00-04:00 2017-05-25T10:22:23-04:00

Trump handshake showdown: France's Macron just won't let go

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:20
BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump met his match in a handshake showdown with France's new president, Emmanuel Macron. 2017-05-25T06:07:00-04:00 2017-05-25T10:07:00-04:00

The Latest: British leader: Intelligence must remain secure

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 10:14
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T06:03:00-04:00 2017-05-25T10:03:10-04:00

The Latest: New York Times defends Manchester attack story

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 09:26
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T05:09:00-04:00 2017-05-25T09:09:34-04:00

Manchester police find valuable items; stop sharing with US

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 09:23
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Home searches across Manchester have uncovered important items for the investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief announced Thursday. A British official said Manchester police have decided not to share further information on the probe with the United States due to leaks blamed on U.S. officials. 2017-05-25T05:07:00-04:00 2017-05-25T09:07:21-04:00

Police chief: Manchester searches turn up valuable info

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:57
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Home searches across Manchester have uncovered important items for the investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief announced Thursday. A British official said Manchester police have decided not to share further information on the probe with the United States due to leaks blamed on U.S. officials. 2017-05-25T04:37:00-04:00 2017-05-25T08:37:24-04:00

The Latest: Manchester soccer clubs donate to victims' fund

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:57
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T04:47:00-04:00 2017-05-25T08:47:19-04:00

Police chief: Manchester searches turn up valuable info

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:35
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Home searches across Manchester have uncovered important items for the investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief announced Thursday. A British official said Manchester police have decided not to share further information on the probe with the United States due to leaks blamed on U.S. officials. 2017-05-25T04:06:00-04:00 2017-05-25T08:06:06-04:00

The Latest: Queen meets victims, calls UK bombing 'wicked'

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:35
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 2017-05-25T04:09:00-04:00 2017-05-25T08:09:31-04:00

Melting pot Manchester stresses unity after concert attack

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:35
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — On the Manchester street they call the "Curry Mile," there are no longer just Indian or Pakistani restaurants. A hungry diner can now choose Halal snacks from Beirut, kebabs from Afghanistan or garishly colored sweets from India, among many others. 2017-05-25T03:28:00-04:00 2017-05-25T07:28:52-04:00

Police chief: Manchester searches turn up valuable info

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:50
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Home searches across Manchester have uncovered important items for the investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief announced Thursday, while other British authorities complained bitterly about information leaks blamed on U.S. officials. 2017-05-25T03:43:00-04:00 2017-05-25T07:43:13-04:00

Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:50
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Backed by tanks and helicopters, Philippine government forces launched "precision attacks" Thursday to clear militants linked to the Islamic State group from a city that has been under siege since a failed raid to capture a militant on the U.S. list of most-wanted terrorists. 2017-05-25T03:42:00-04:00 2017-05-25T07:42:06-04:00

The Latest: Official says police will stop sharing with US

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:44
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing. (all times local): 2017-05-25T03:28:00-04:00 2017-05-25T07:28:01-04:00

The Latest: Police say they have made important arrests

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:34
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing. (all times local): 2017-05-25T03:20:00-04:00 2017-05-25T07:20:49-04:00

UK slams US on probe leaks; queen visits child victims

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:16
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British police arrested two more people and searched a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, as British authorities complained bitterly Thursday about investigation leaks blamed on U.S. officials. 2017-05-25T03:06:00-04:00 2017-05-25T07:06:33-04:00

The Latest: Latest alert in Manchester now over

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:16
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing. (all times local): 2017-05-25T03:02:00-04:00 2017-05-25T07:02:40-04:00

The Latest: Off-duty policewoman named as Manchester victim

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 07:10
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing. (all times local): 2017-05-25T02:58:00-04:00 2017-05-25T06:58:44-04:00

The Latest: Manchester bomber in Germany days before attack

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:59
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing. (all times local): 2017-05-25T02:42:00-04:00 2017-05-25T06:42:01-04:00

The Latest: PM May: Britain's threat level remains critical

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:47
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing. (all times local): 2017-05-25T02:30:00-04:00 2017-05-25T06:30:31-04:00

Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:47
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Philippine government forces launched "precision attacks" Thursday to clear militants linked to the Islamic State group from a southern city that has been under siege since a raid to capture a militant on the U.S. list of most-wanted terrorists failed. 2017-05-25T02:28:00-04:00 2017-05-25T06:28:47-04:00

2 more arrested in Manchester; UK blasts US on leaks

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:00
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British police arrested two more people and searched a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, as British authorities complained bitterly Thursday about investigation leaks by U.S. officials. 2017-05-25T01:35:00-04:00 2017-05-25T05:35:44-04:00

Soldiers try to restore order in besieged Philippine city

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 06:00
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into a southern Philippine city Thursday to try to restore control after ISIS-linked militants launched a violent siege that sent thousands of people fleeing for their lives and raised fears of extremists gaining traction in the country. 2017-05-24T23:43:00-04:00 2017-05-25T03:43:13-04:00

NATO chief says allies to join anti-IS coalition

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 05:23
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's chief affirmed Thursday that the alliance will join the international coalition fighting the Islamic State group but will not wage direct war against the extremists — an announcement timed for U.S. President Donald Trump's first appearance at a summit of the alliance's leaders. 2017-05-25T01:13:00-04:00 2017-05-25T05:13:01-04:00

Police make more arrests in Manchester bomb but leaks feared

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 04:57
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Police arrested two more people and were on Thursday searching a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the bombing that killed 22 people at a pop concert, as British authorities complained bitterly about investigation leaks by U.S. officials. 2017-05-25T00:35:00-04:00 2017-05-25T04:35:08-04:00

The Latest: Filipinos at Mass worry about city, martial law

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 03:36
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on xxxxxxx (all times local): 2017-05-24T23:17:00-04:00 2017-05-25T03:17:49-04:00

Soldiers try to restore order in besieged Philippine city

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 03:36
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into a southern Philippine city Thursday to try to restore control after ISIS-linked militants launched a violent siege that sent thousands of people fleeing for their lives and raised fears of extremists gaining traction in the country. 2017-05-24T23:29:00-04:00 2017-05-25T03:29:07-04:00

Police make 2 more arrests over Manchester bombing

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 02:48
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Police have arrested two more people and are searching a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the bombing that killed 22 people at a pop concert. 2017-05-24T22:39:00-04:00 2017-05-25T02:39:49-04:00

Soldiers try to restore order in besieged Philippine city

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 02:48
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Army tanks packed with soldiers have rolled into a southern Philippine city to try to restore control after militants linked to Islamic State group launched a violent siege. 2017-05-24T22:34:00-04:00 2017-05-25T02:34:19-04:00

Raids, arrests as on-edge UK seeks 'network' of attackers

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 02:13
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Security forces rounded up more suspects Wednesday in the deadly Manchester concert blast and soldiers fanned out across the country to national landmarks as an on-edge Britain tried to thwart the possibility of additional attacks. 2017-05-24T21:47:00-04:00 2017-05-25T01:47:19-04:00

Setting aside past rude talk, Trump and pope focus on peace

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 01:18
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Handshakes, gifts, friendly small talk and big hopes for peace. Setting aside past differences and rude comments aside, President Donald Trump and Pope Francis put a determinedly positive face on their first meeting Wednesday at the Vatican. 2017-05-24T13:47:00-04:00 2017-05-24T17:47:33-04:00

Islamic State-linked militants besiege Philippine city

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 01:06
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into a southern Philippine city Thursday as gunfire and explosions rang out after militants linked to the Islamic State group torched buildings, seized more than a dozen Catholic hostages and raised the black flag of ISIS. 2017-05-24T20:56:00-04:00 2017-05-25T00:56:23-04:00

Troops guard Brazil federal buildings amid political unrest

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 00:14
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Troops guarded federal buildings in Brazil's capital early Thursday as the president struggles to hang onto power amid an outcry over corruption allegations and after clashes between police and protesters demanding his resignation forced the evacuations of several ministries. 2017-05-24T20:02:00-04:00 2017-05-25T00:02:36-04:00

Melting pot Manchester stresses unity after concert attack

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 00:14
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — On the Manchester street they call the "Curry Mile," there are no longer just Indian or Pakistani restaurants. Instead, in a sign of the ever-changing face of this proudly multiethnic city, a hungry diner these days can choose between Halal snacks from Beirut, kebabs from Afghanistan or garishly colored sweets from India, among many others. 2017-05-24T15:10:00-04:00 2017-05-24T19:10:53-04:00

Investigators explore bomber's links to larger network

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 00:03
LONDON (AP) — British investigators are hunting for potential conspirators linked to the bombing that killed 22 people in a search that is exploring the possibility that the same cell linked to the Paris and Brussels terror attacks was also to blame for the Manchester Arena attack, two officials familiar with the investigation said Wednesday. 2017-05-24T15:45:00-04:00 2017-05-24T19:45:03-04:00

Israel defense chief appears to confirm Trump leaked intel

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 23:40
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's defense minister appears to have confirmed that his country's intelligence was leaked by President Donald Trump during a meeting with Russian officials this month. 2017-05-24T12:07:00-04:00 2017-05-24T16:07:51-04:00

Embattled Brazilian president orders troops to restore order

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 22:22
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's president ordered soldiers to restore order in the country's capital Wednesday after some government ministries were evacuated during clashes between police and protesters who are seeking the leader's ouster. 2017-05-24T18:09:00-04:00 2017-05-24T22:09:57-04:00

Embattled Brazilian president orders troops to restore order

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 19:16
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's president ordered soldiers to restore order in the country's capital Wednesday after some government ministries were evacuated during clashes between police and protesters who are seeking the leader's ouster. 2017-05-24T15:10:00-04:00 2017-05-24T19:10:07-04:00

The Latest: US lawmaker says UK bomb showed 'sophistication'

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 19:16
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 2017-05-24T15:04:00-04:00 2017-05-24T19:04:19-04:00

Raids, arrests as on-edge UK seeks 'network' of attackers

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 18:48
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Security forces rounded up more suspects Wednesday in the deadly Manchester concert blast and soldiers fanned out across the country to national landmarks as an on-edge Britain tried to thwart the possibility of additional attacks. 2017-05-24T14:20:00-04:00 2017-05-24T18:20:54-04:00

Suspected suicide bombs in Jakarta kills 3 policemen

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 18:48
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two suspected suicide bombings near a bus terminal in Indonesia's capital Wednesday night killed three policemen and injured ten other people, including five officers, police said. 2017-05-24T12:50:00-04:00 2017-05-24T16:50:52-04:00

Embattled Brazilian president orders troops to restore order

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 18:48
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's president ordered soldiers to restore order in the country's capital Wednesday after some government ministries were evacuated during clashes between police and protesters who are seeking the leader's ouster. 2017-05-24T14:26:00-04:00 2017-05-24T18:26:28-04:00

Investigators explore bomber's links to larger network

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 18:27
LONDON (AP) — British investigators are hunting for potential conspirators linked to the bombing that killed 22 people in a search that is exploring the possibility that the same cell linked to the Paris and Brussels terror attacks was also to blame for the Manchester Arena attack, two officials familiar with the investigation said Wednesday. 2017-05-24T13:46:00-04:00 2017-05-24T17:46:44-04:00

The Latest: Video shows man thought to be suspect, backpack

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 18:27
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 2017-05-24T14:09:00-04:00 2017-05-24T18:09:33-04:00

Raids, arrests as on-edge UK seeks 'network' of attackers

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 17:49
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Security forces rounded up more suspects Wednesday in the deadly Manchester concert blast and soldiers fanned out across the country to national landmarks as an on-edge Britain tried to thwart the possibility of additional attacks. 2017-05-24T13:32:00-04:00 2017-05-24T17:32:25-04:00

Embattled Brazilian president orders troops to restore order

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 17:18
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's president ordered federal troops to restore order in the country's capital Wednesday after some ministries were evacuated during clashes between police and protesters who are seeking the leader's ouster. 2017-05-24T13:13:00-04:00 2017-05-24T17:13:34-04:00

Raids, arrests as on-edge UK seeks 'network' of attackers

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 17:06
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Security forces rounded up more suspects Wednesday in the deadly Manchester concert blast and soldiers fanned out across the country to national landmarks as an on-edge Britain tried to thwart the possibility of additional attacks. 2017-05-24T12:56:00-04:00 2017-05-24T16:56:06-04:00

Melting pot Manchester stresses unity after concert attack

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:48
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — On the Manchester street they call the "Curry Mile," there are no longer just Indian or Pakistani restaurants. Instead, in a sign of the ever-changing face of this proudly multiethnic city, a hungry diner these days can choose between Halal snacks from Beirut, kebabs from Afghanistan or garishly colored sweets from India, among many others. 2017-05-24T12:37:00-04:00 2017-05-24T16:37:45-04:00

Trump sticks to the script on first trip abroad as president

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:27
BRUSSELS (AP) — In his first big tour on the world stage, President Donald Trump is aiming for caution over his usual brand of chaos. 2017-05-24T12:13:00-04:00 2017-05-24T16:13:06-04:00

'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 15:53
VATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, two leaders with contrasting styles and differing worldviews, met at the Vatican on Wednesday, setting aside their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience around the globe. 2017-05-24T06:53:00-04:00 2017-05-24T10:53:20-04:00

Investigators explore bomber's links to larger network

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 15:40
LONDON (AP) — British investigators are hunting for potential conspirators linked to the bombing that killed 22 people in a search that is exploring the possibility that the same cell linked to the Paris and Brussels terror attacks was also to blame for the Manchester Arena attack, two officials familiar with the investigation said Wednesday. 2017-05-24T11:28:00-04:00 2017-05-24T15:28:20-04:00

UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester attackers

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 15:26
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British security forces raided an apartment building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated a network of people allegedly behind the city's concert bombing. Hundreds of soldiers were sent to secure key sites across the country, including Buckingham Palace and Parliament. 2017-05-24T11:08:00-04:00 2017-05-24T15:08:30-04:00

The Latest: Ariana Grande puts Europe concerts on hold

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 14:46
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead 2017-05-24T10:29:00-04:00 2017-05-24T14:29:40-04:00

UK investigates 'network' of alleged Manchester attackers

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 14:30
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — British security forces raided an apartment building Wednesday in central Manchester as they investigated "a network" of people allegedly behind the city's concert bombing. Hundreds of soldiers were sent to secure key sites across the country, including Buckingham Palace and the British Parliament at Westminster. 2017-05-24T10:24:00-04:00 2017-05-24T14:24:56-04:00

The Latest: Libya force: Bomb suspect, brother had IS links

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 14:20
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead 2017-05-24T10:10:00-04:00 2017-05-24T14:10:33-04:00

The Latest: Britain to hold minute of silence for victims

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 14:14
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead 2017-05-24T09:54:00-04:00 2017-05-24T13:54:51-04:00

The Latest: Father of alleged Manchester bomber arrested

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:50
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead 2017-05-24T09:36:00-04:00 2017-05-24T13:36:48-04:00

The Latest: Faith leaders lead vigil for bomb victims

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:34
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 2017-05-24T09:23:00-04:00 2017-05-24T13:23:16-04:00

Victims of the bombing: Parents, children, police officer

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:34
LONDON (AP) — The names of the 22 victims killed by a bomber at a Manchester concert on Monday night have not been officially released, but here what's known about them so far: 2017-05-24T09:18:00-04:00 2017-05-24T13:18:04-04:00

The Latest: 2nd brother of alleged bomber detained in Libya

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:27
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 2017-05-24T09:05:00-04:00 2017-05-24T13:05:47-04:00

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