Strasbourg market attack suspect killed in police shootout 2018-12-14T02:30:12Z 2018-12-13T09:41:01Z 2018-12-14T02:29:51Z The French government spokesman says security forces are trying to catch the suspected shooter dead or alive, two days after an attack near Strasbourg's Christmas market.
Canada caught between 2 powers, feeling alone in the world 2018-12-14T02:20:26Z 2018-12-13T23:49:43Z 2018-12-14T02:20:14Z China has Canada in its cross-hairs, detaining two Canadians in apparent retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top Chinese tech executive on behalf of the U.S. States.
Senate rebukes Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war 2018-12-14T02:10:06Z 2018-12-13T05:51:42Z 2018-12-14T02:10:02Z Senators are expected to vote on a resolution that would call on the U.S. to pull assistance from the Saudi-led war in Yemen, a measure that would rebuke Saudi Arabia after the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Yemen's warring sides agree on truce in key port city 2018-12-14T02:01:06Z 2018-12-13T09:01:04Z 2018-12-14T02:00:48Z Britain's foreign secretary joins Yemen peace talks on final day in Sweden, along with UN secretary-general.
The Latest: Man killed in Strasbourg was market shooter 2018-12-14T02:01:00Z 2018-12-13T15:11:17Z 2018-12-14T02:00:41Z AP journalists and a French police official say a police operation is going on in the Strasbourg neighborhood where a suspected Christmas market gunman was last seen.
Detention of Canadians raises stakes in China-US-Canada row 2018-12-14T02:00:51Z 2018-12-13T06:21:34Z 2018-12-14T02:00:33Z The apparent detentions of two Canadian men in China this week have raised the stakes in a three-way international dispute with the United States.
Scientists scour WWI shipwreck to solve military mystery 2018-12-14T01:41:57Z 2018-12-13T16:21:11Z 2018-12-14T01:41:52Z 100 years later, researchers conclude underwater mine sank World War I warship off the coast of New York.
No. 2 House Republican: Gov't shutdown 'stupid', may happen 2018-12-14T01:32:53Z 2018-12-13T18:11:16Z 2018-12-14T01:32:53Z House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says a looming government shutdown would be "stupid" but might be unavoidable if Democrats refuse to support President Donald Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico. Marine Corps says $3.6B for storm repairs at East Coast base 2018-12-14T01:32:35Z 2018-12-13T21:59:38Z 2018-12-14T01:32:35Z U.S. Marine Corps leaders say it will cost around $3.6 billion to repair the extensive damage to Camp Lejeune in North Carolina from Hurricane Florence.
Republican senator distances himself from Raytheon stock buy 2018-12-14T01:12:29Z 2018-12-13T21:39:31Z 2018-12-14T01:12:29Z The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee has quickly unloaded Raytheon stock. Turkey conducts airstrikes against PKK targets in Iraq 2018-12-13T23:21:51Z 2018-12-13T20:09:29Z 2018-12-13T23:21:30Z Turkey's Defense Ministry says the military has conducted airstrikes against Kurdish rebel targets in Iraq's Sinjar and Mount Karajak regions.
The Latest: US welcomes progress from Yemen peace talks 2018-12-13T22:59:49Z 2018-12-13T12:11:05Z 2018-12-13T22:59:38Z The Latest: UN secretary general, UN envoy to brief reporters at closing of a week of Yemen peace talks in Sweden. Suspected jihadists kill 42 in Mali's nomadic Tuareg camps 2018-12-13T21:32:00Z 2018-12-13T19:01:16Z 2018-12-13T21:31:00Z Suspected jihadists on motorcycles have killed at least 42 people in Mali's eastern Menaka region during a series of attacks on camps.
Pentagon: NKorea slow to negotiate over US war remains 2018-12-13T21:12:09Z 2018-12-13T17:31:16Z 2018-12-13T21:11:14Z Pentagon officials say they have been unable so far to draw North Korea into negotiations on returning additional remains of Americans killed in North Korea.
France sees 6th yellow vest protester die in road accident 2018-12-13T21:11:47Z 2018-12-13T13:51:13Z 2018-12-13T21:10:37Z French authorities say a sixth "yellow vest" protester has been killed after being hit by a truck at a road blockade near the southern city of Avignon.
Syrian Kurdish force: Turkey attack would impact war on IS 2018-12-13T20:13:06Z 2018-12-13T20:01:34Z 2018-12-13T20:13:06Z Syrian Kurdish-led militia says threats by Turkey's president of new military operation in Syria will impact anti-IS fight.
Israel launches West Bank crackdown after Palestinian attack 2018-12-13T20:03:09Z 2018-12-13T10:31:13Z 2018-12-13T20:03:03Z Shooting near West Bank settlement kills at least 2 Israelis, critically wounds another 2. UNICEF: 2 million children in Syria still out of schools 2018-12-13T20:02:48Z 2018-12-13T17:21:12Z 2018-12-13T20:02:44Z The head of the U.N. children's agency says even though the fighting is winding down, 2 million children inside Syria are still out of schools and it will take years and a lot of funding to help children get over the scars of the seven-year conflict. Fire ruins 80 percent of Congo capital's voting machines 2018-12-13T20:02:45Z 2018-12-13T07:41:34Z 2018-12-13T20:02:39Z Fire destroys thousands of Congo voting machines in capital, just 10 days before election. Cameroon leader halts cases against 289 alleged separatists 2018-12-13T19:42:13Z 2018-12-13T19:41:20Z 2018-12-13T19:42:07Z Cameroon's leader has ordered the country's military tribunal to stop legal proceedings against 289 people accused of taking part in the country's separatist movement in its English-speaking regions.
Yemen's port city of Aden shows challenge of peace 2018-12-13T19:02:34Z 2018-12-13T17:01:16Z 2018-12-13T19:02:30Z Yemen's government nearly saw itself pushed into the sea by advancing rebels here three years ago.
The Latest: Israeli PM vows to 'settle the score' of attacks 2018-12-13T18:02:54Z 2018-12-13T10:11:06Z 2018-12-13T18:02:52Z The Latest: Israeli rescue service chief says 2 Israelis killed, 2 wounded in shooting attack near West Bank settlement.
Serbia warns Kosovo army will substantially worsen tensions 2018-12-13T17:22:34Z 2018-12-13T16:31:14Z 2018-12-13T17:22:10Z The Serbian president has warned that the planned forming of a Kosovo army will worsen tensions in the region.
Trump, Democrats dig in for fight over border-wall funding 2018-12-13T17:12:17Z 2018-12-12T13:11:09Z 2018-12-13T17:12:14Z President Donald Trump is citing a shooting attack in France as he calls on Democratic congressional leaders to support funding for a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border. Top al-Shabab defector-turned-Somalia candidate is arrested 2018-12-13T16:42:10Z 2018-12-13T11:21:05Z 2018-12-13T16:42:04Z A Somali official says Ethiopian troops arrested a former extremist leader who is now a candidate in a regional election in the country's southwest. China suspected in huge Marriott data breach, official says 2018-12-13T16:32:22Z 2018-12-12T16:21:12Z 2018-12-13T16:32:16Z U.S. national security officials say China's cyber threats and the theft of intellectual property from American companies poses one of the largest economic and national security challenges. Russia says it's willing to keep key arms treaty with US 2018-12-13T16:12:39Z 2018-12-13T16:11:16Z 2018-12-13T16:12:36Z A top Russian diplomat says Moscow is willing to preserve a key arms treaty with the United States.
Veteran investigative journalist Ron Nixon joins AP 2018-12-13T15:52:19Z 2018-12-13T15:01:09Z 2018-12-13T15:52:09Z Ron Nixon, an acclaimed reporter, editor and data journalist, will join The Associated Press as its international investigations editor.
Melania Trump makes first lady history with ride in Osprey 2018-12-13T15:02:12Z 2018-12-12T22:11:23Z 2018-12-13T15:02:01Z The first lady of the United States has thanked U.S. service members at a military base in Virginia for their efforts.
The Latest: China confirms holding 2 Canadians 2018-12-13T13:22:21Z 2018-12-13T08:01:36Z 2018-12-13T13:22:16Z China has confirmed it has detained two Canadian men, saying they were being detained on suspicion of "endangering national security.". Sweden arrests 1 person suspected of preparing attack 2018-12-13T10:41:04Z 2018-12-13T09:31:01Z 2018-12-13T10:41:04Z Sweden's security service says a man has been arrested, suspected of preparing, "alternatively conspiracy to commit" a terrorist attack.
Gunman from Christmas market attack in France still at large 2018-12-13T09:22:09Z 2018-12-12T07:11:44Z 2018-12-13T09:22:00Z France is hunting for a suspected extremist who sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the eastern city of Strasbourg, killing three and wounding at least 11.
The Latest: France issues wanted poster for shooting suspect 2018-12-13T08:23:32Z 2018-12-12T07:41:37Z 2018-12-13T08:22:49Z A senior French government official says that five people have been detained as police hunt for the man who attacked the Strasbourg Christmas market, but the gunman remains at large.
France's Macron caught between protests, Strasbourg attack 2018-12-13T08:17:16Z 2018-12-12T16:31:21Z 2018-12-13T08:17:16Z French President Emmanuel Macron has striven to keep responding to the protesters' concerns over tax hikes in an effort to appease tensions in the country, while supervising security measures after Tuesday's shooting in Strasbourg.
UN envoy hands Yemen's warring sides draft deal 2018-12-13T00:53:22Z 2018-12-12T18:21:32Z 2018-12-13T00:52:57Z UN envoy gives Yemen's warring sides at talks in Sweden draft document of agreements to consider by the next day.
US urges UN to ban Iran nuclear missiles, keep arms embargo 2018-12-13T00:32:19Z 2018-12-12T17:51:22Z 2018-12-13T00:32:18Z US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged the Security Council on Wednesday to again ban Iranian ballistic missiles that can deliver nuclear weapons and to maintain an arms embargo that is scheduled to be lifted in 2020 under the landmark Iran nuclear deal. Russian official offers to unveil correspondence with US 2018-12-12T23:25:14Z 2018-12-11T13:11:24Z 2018-12-12T23:24:08Z A top official at Russia's cybersecurity agency has offered to publish its communications with American counterparts during the 2016 U.S. election campaign. Turkey vows to take on US-backed Kurdish militia in Syria 2018-12-12T22:43:07Z 2018-12-12T11:01:03Z 2018-12-12T22:42:52Z Turkey's president says it will begin a new military operation against U.S-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria "within a few days.". ICC: Former Central African Republic militia leader arrested 2018-12-12T21:44:02Z 2018-12-12T14:41:14Z 2018-12-12T21:43:25Z ICC: Former Central African Republic militia leader, country's top soccer official, arrested.
The Latest: Russian envoy knocks UN policy on Iran 2018-12-12T20:22:53Z 2018-12-12T16:41:12Z 2018-12-12T20:22:30Z U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is urging the U.N. Security Council to ban any Iranian activity related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons.
Palestinians offer new details of Israel's botched Gaza raid 2018-12-12T18:43:31Z 2018-12-12T07:11:36Z 2018-12-12T18:42:48Z A month after a heavy round of Israel-Hamas fighting, the undercover Israeli operation that sparked the battle remains clouded in mystery.
Nobel laureate returns to Iraq, pledges to work for peace 2018-12-12T18:23:19Z 2018-12-12T08:31:36Z 2018-12-12T18:22:41Z Iraqi activist Nadia Murad is meeting with her country's president in Baghdad after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize for her advocacy on behalf of victims of wartime sexual violence.
Flynn's lawyers say his lie to FBI 'uncharacteristic' 2018-12-12T17:34:27Z 2018-12-11T15:21:14Z 2018-12-12T17:33:23Z Lawyers for former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn are expected to make a sentencing recommendation to the judge. Kosovo PM: Independence fighters must not fear Hague court 2018-12-12T17:02:27Z 2018-12-12T16:31:12Z 2018-12-12T17:02:07Z Kosovo's prime minister says former independence fighters should not humiliate Kosovo by hiding, impeding or avoiding justice.
Reading between the lines of Trump's Oval Office tussle 2018-12-12T15:43:16Z 2018-12-12T00:11:38Z 2018-12-12T15:43:15Z Reading between the lines of Trump's Oval Office tussle with Pelosi and Schumer. Slovakia inks deal to buy 14 F-16s from US Lockheed Martin 2018-12-12T15:41:39Z 2018-12-12T13:41:11Z 2018-12-12T15:41:37Z Slovakia has signed a $1.8 billion deal with U.S. company Lockheed Martin to purchase F-16 military jets.
Groups end ties with club that denied black applicant 2018-12-12T14:53:14Z 2018-12-12T14:51:11Z 2018-12-12T14:53:04Z A South Carolina social club's decision to deny membership to a doctor who would have been its first black member has prompted several local groups to cut ties with it.
Korean border troops verify removal of each other's posts 2018-12-12T11:02:23Z 2018-12-12T08:41:38Z 2018-12-12T11:02:19Z Dozens of South Korean soldiers are visiting the site of front-line North Korean guard posts that were removed recently as part of measures to reduce tensions.
5 detained as France hunts Christmas market terror suspect 2018-12-12T09:21:54Z 2018-12-12T06:51:34Z 2018-12-12T09:21:43Z France is hunting for a suspected extremist who sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the eastern city of Strasbourg, killing three and wounding at least 11.
The Latest: German minister stresses future for coal workers 2018-12-12T09:02:40Z 2018-12-11T10:01:17Z 2018-12-12T09:02:02Z Scientists are increasingly finding the fingerprints of climate change in droughts, storms and heatwaves, according to research published Tuesday. Yemen's warring sides said to agree on prisoner swap 2018-12-12T07:12:34Z 2018-12-11T15:51:10Z 2018-12-12T07:12:22Z A rebel delegation member says Yemen's warring sides have agreed on Tuesday to set Jan. 20 as a final date to swap over 15,000 prisoners from both sides of the country's devastating civil war. Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12 2018-12-12T06:52:07Z 2018-12-11T20:11:32Z 2018-12-12T06:52:01Z French media have reported a shooting in Strasbourg and the Interior Ministry has called on the public to remain indoors amid a "serious security event" in the city center.
Trump threatens shutdown in wild encounter with Democrats 2018-12-12T06:12:22Z 2018-12-11T05:31:06Z 2018-12-12T06:12:12Z Trump set to meet with congressional Democratic leaders to discuss border wall, potential shutdown.
The Latest: Flynn requests probation, community service 2018-12-12T05:52:44Z 2018-12-12T01:01:25Z 2018-12-12T05:52:38Z President Donald Trump says in a new interview that he is not concerned about being impeached by Democrats, saying, "I think that the people would revolt if that happened.".
The Latest: French minister says Strasbourg gunman killed 3 2018-12-12T05:52:08Z 2018-12-11T21:01:26Z 2018-12-12T05:52:05Z A French regional official says that a shooting in Strasbourg has left at least one dead and 10 wounded in the city center near a world-famous Christmas market. Trump administration proposes major rollback of water rules 2018-12-12T05:43:17Z 2018-12-11T15:41:14Z 2018-12-12T05:43:04Z The Trump administration is poised to withdraw federal protections for countless waterways and wetlands across the country.
The Latest: Pelosi: Trump thinks Mexico will pay for wall 2018-12-12T04:13:26Z 2018-12-11T13:11:08Z 2018-12-12T04:13:03Z President Donald Trump says the military will build his promised border wall "if Democrats do not give us the votes to secure our Country.".
Top border security official defends use of tear gas 2018-12-11T22:33:23Z 2018-12-11T21:31:27Z 2018-12-11T22:32:42Z The head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection is defending the use of tear gas during a chaotic clash at the border. Russia says 114,000 Syrians returned home in 2018 2018-12-11T20:02:42Z 2018-12-11T14:01:16Z 2018-12-11T20:02:31Z The Russian military says nearly 114,000 Syrian refugees have returned from abroad this year, a tiny fraction of the nearly 6 million who have fled since the start of the conflict.
Lebanon: Israel border tunnel operation won't endanger calm 2018-12-11T19:22:51Z 2018-12-11T13:21:11Z 2018-12-11T19:22:45Z Lebanon's president says that Israel's operation to destroy what it said is a network of cross-border attack tunnels built by the militant Hezbollah group won't endanger the calm along the frontier, adding that his country takes the issue seriously. US returns 3 disputed bells taken from Philippines in 1901 2018-12-11T19:22:45Z 2018-12-11T04:11:04Z 2018-12-11T19:22:39Z Three church bells seized by American troops as war trophies more than a century ago have arrived in Manila to be handed back to the Philippines, a move long demanded by Filipino leaders. Flag dispute stalls talks on Bosnia's new government 2018-12-11T17:52:15Z 2018-12-11T17:51:16Z 2018-12-11T17:52:02Z A flag dispute stalls talks on the formation of new government in Bosnia after an October election reflecting persisting ethnic divisions after the 1992-95 war.
UK police use Taser on man who made it past Parliament gate 2018-12-11T17:02:13Z 2018-12-11T13:01:07Z 2018-12-11T17:01:58Z U.K. police have used a Taser to subdue a man inside the main gate of Britain's Parliament. US starts to withdraw troops from Trump border mission 2018-12-11T16:02:59Z 2018-12-10T16:51:42Z 2018-12-11T16:02:48Z U.S. officials says that active duty troops will begin leaving the southern U.S border with Mexico this week and the number of forces there will go down to at least 3,000 by the holidays. The Latest: Yemen's warring sides set date for prisoner swap 2018-12-11T16:02:38Z 2018-12-11T15:21:13Z 2018-12-11T16:02:28Z Yemen's warring government and the Houthi rebels say they have set Jan. 20 as a final date to exchange more than 15,000 prisoners from both sides. US arrests 32 at San Diego border demonstration 2018-12-11T15:43:49Z 2018-12-10T22:28:11Z 2018-12-11T15:43:42Z US Border Patrol agents handcuff about a dozen people participating in demonstration organized by Quaker group at U.S.-Mexico border to protest militarization of border. Iran confirms missile test that angered US 2018-12-11T14:23:02Z 2018-12-11T10:11:02Z 2018-12-11T14:23:02Z Iran has confirmed a recent ballistic missile test that was condemned by the United States. Suicide bomber kills 4 security forces near Afghan capital 2018-12-11T09:12:27Z 2018-12-11T06:51:09Z 2018-12-11T09:12:12Z An Afghan official says a suicide car bomber has struck a security convoy on the outskirts of Kabul, killing four security forces. Taiwan mulls expanding ban on Huawei network equipment 2018-12-11T08:31:21Z 2018-12-11T04:21:04Z 2018-12-11T08:31:17Z Taiwan is reinforcing its ban on Huawei equipment due to security concerns. Australia anti-encryption law rushed to passage 2018-12-11T08:22:29Z 2018-12-07T10:55:26Z 2018-12-11T08:22:20Z Australian leader says new cybersecurity laws urgently needed. Yemen's warring sides negotiating truce for key port Hodeida 2018-12-11T05:52:29Z 2018-12-10T14:08:09Z 2018-12-11T05:52:24Z Delegations from Yemen's warring sides are negotiating over expanding a shaky truce in the key port city of Hodeida, a point considered major by the United Nations who are sponsoring talks in Sweden and seek to restore needed aid deliveries by sea. UN Syria envoy: Work ongoing for constitutional committee 2018-12-11T05:12:15Z 2018-12-10T15:28:11Z 2018-12-11T05:12:08Z The U.N. Special envoy for Syria says work is still ongoing to try form a committee meant to draft a new constitution before the end of the year. Russia sends 2 nuclear-capable bombers to Venezuela 2018-12-11T00:49:16Z 2018-12-10T17:31:06Z 2018-12-11T00:49:12Z The Russian military says two of its nuclear-capable strategic bombers have arrived in Venezuela, a deployment that comes amid soaring Russia-U.S. tensions. Agency: Fear of returning home spikes at US-Mexico border 2018-12-10T22:40:07Z 2018-12-10T19:38:36Z 2018-12-10T22:39:55Z People expressing fear to return home after being stopped at the US-Mexico border spiked in the last year, according to figures released by Monday by US Customs and Border Protection on the first step in the asylum process.
Customs officers searching more travelers' devices 2018-12-10T21:59:29Z 2018-12-10T20:18:02Z 2018-12-10T21:59:25Z A new watchdog report has found that U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers are increasingly searching the electronic devices of travelers and did not always follow proper protocol.
The Latest: Catholic pilgrims bear climate change warning 2018-12-10T21:08:14Z 2018-12-10T11:28:07Z 2018-12-10T21:08:11Z An environmental group says at least 14 foreigners have been detained or deported by Poland's Border Guard since the start of the U.N. climate conference in the Polish city of Katowice. Trump plan to reclassify nuke waste alarms environmentalists 2018-12-10T20:59:05Z 2018-12-10T17:41:09Z 2018-12-10T20:58:55Z The Trump administration has proposed reclassifying some radioactive waste left from the production of nuclear weapons to make disposal cheaper and easier.
EU eyes ways to bolster Ukraine economy amid Russia tension 2018-12-10T20:48:27Z 2018-12-10T16:28:12Z 2018-12-10T20:48:24Z The European Union's top diplomat says the bloc is studying ways to help bolster the economy in strife-torn eastern Ukraine amid tensions with Russia over a naval confrontation in the Black Sea last month. Kosovo's prime minister says new army will serve world peace 2018-12-10T19:30:13Z 2018-12-10T18:21:21Z 2018-12-10T19:30:08Z Kosovo's prime minister says that the army the country expects to have soon will be a modest contributor to creating world peace.
Egypt restricts yellow vests sales to avoid copycat protests 2018-12-10T19:02:38Z 2018-12-10T17:51:02Z 2018-12-10T19:02:33Z Egypt restricts sales of yellow vests, fearing copycat protests inspired by France ahead of next month's anniversary of 2011 uprising. Israel raids Palestinian news agency in hunt for gunmen 2018-12-10T18:32:18Z 2018-12-10T17:21:04Z 2018-12-10T18:32:17Z Israeli military forces have carried out a series of raids in the West Bank city of Ramallah, bursting into stores and offices of the official Palestinian news agency, in a frantic manhunt for gunmen who shot seven Israelis outside a Jewish settlement. Qatari envoy says Israel rejected air link with Gaza 2018-12-10T17:22:11Z 2018-12-10T16:28:11Z 2018-12-10T17:22:10Z A Qatari envoy is being quoted as saying that Israel has rejected a proposal to open an air link between the blockaded Gaza Strip and Doha.
Chinese executive facing US extradition appears in court 2018-12-10T15:09:27Z 2018-12-07T18:08:14Z 2018-12-10T15:09:25Z Huawei arrest complicates US-China trade talks, illustrating an underlying clash over technology. Lebanon says police thwarted bombing attacks by IS 2018-12-10T14:49:59Z 2018-12-10T14:18:17Z 2018-12-10T14:49:57Z Lebanon's Interior Minister Nouhad Mashnouk says the country's police have discovered and thwarted planned bombing attacks by the Islamic State group. At scene of South Sudan mass rape, 'no one could hear me' 2018-12-10T11:48:42Z 2018-12-09T09:08:01Z 2018-12-10T11:48:37Z At scene of South Sudan mass rape, 'I was crying and screaming but ... no one could hear me'.
Pence aide out of running to be Trump's next chief of staff 2018-12-10T05:19:19Z 2018-12-08T18:38:13Z 2018-12-10T05:19:18Z President Donald Trump says chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year.
Trump is 10th sitting president to attend Army-Navy game 2018-12-09T21:29:15Z 2018-12-08T19:08:20Z 2018-12-09T21:29:13Z It'll be the first Army-Navy football game for Donald Trump as president, and he's set to officiate the coin toss in Philadelphia before the 119th meeting in the storied rivalry. Trump picks Army chief of staff as next top military adviser 2018-12-09T20:19:30Z 2018-12-08T14:38:09Z 2018-12-09T20:19:28Z President Donald Trump says he's tapping Gen. Mark Milley, a battle-hardened Army commander, as his next top military adviser. In darkness and chaos, deputy killed by friendly fire 2018-12-09T15:20:08Z 2018-12-07T18:08:05Z 2018-12-09T15:20:08Z Authorities say they plan to announce a "significant" development in their investigation of last month's shooting at a popular Southern California bar that killed 12 people, including a sheriff's deputy.
Survivors gather at Pearl Harbor for attack remembrance 2018-12-09T15:08:56Z 2018-12-07T14:15:43Z 2018-12-09T15:08:55Z About 20 survivors are gathering at Pearl Harbor to remember thousands of men lost in the Japanese attack 77 years ago.
Pearl Harbor survivor and Navy veteran recalls 1941 attack 2018-12-09T15:08:41Z 2018-12-07T06:05:23Z 2018-12-09T15:08:41Z Retired Navy commander Don Long remembers the 1941 Japanese attack on Hawaii from his home in Northern California.
Rebel delegates at Yemen peace talks report some progress 2018-12-09T09:19:48Z 2018-12-08T06:28:18Z 2018-12-09T09:19:46Z Yemen's warring parties are meeting for a third day in Sweden for talks aimed at halting the country's catastrophic 4-year-old war.
Rioting engulfs Paris as anger grows over high French taxes 2018-12-09T07:50:57Z 2018-12-08T06:38:17Z 2018-12-09T07:49:00Z Paris monuments and shopping meccas are locked down and tens of thousands of police are taking position around the country, fearing worsening violence in a new round of anti-government protests.
Correction: Trump-Joint Chiefs story 2018-12-08T17:10:35Z 2018-12-07T15:25:10Z 2018-12-08T17:10:34Z President Donald Trump says he'll be making an announcement on Saturday concerning the Joint Chiefs of staff.
UN says civilian casualties in Yemen average 123 per week 2018-12-08T06:09:01Z 2018-12-07T12:25:42Z 2018-12-08T06:09:00Z UN refugee agency: Nearly 1,500 civilian casualties in Yemen from August through October this year. Military officials unveil damage from powerful Alaska quake 2018-12-08T05:01:04Z 2018-12-07T22:08:02Z 2018-12-08T05:00:23Z Military officials at the sprawling Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson say last week's magnitude 7.0 earthquake near Anchorage caused multiple problems around the base, including damage to steel frameworks, ceilings, and sprinkler and heating systems.
Caretaker of neglected, bone-strewn cemetery is arrested 2018-12-08T04:20:49Z 2018-12-06T04:03:57Z 2018-12-08T04:20:34Z A mass desecration of graves at a Connecticut cemetery has devastated dozens of families while police determine whether to file criminal charges.
The Latest: Trump to name Milley new Joint Chiefs chairman 2018-12-08T02:09:55Z 2018-12-07T19:48:10Z 2018-12-08T02:09:54Z U.S. officials say President Donald Trump will nominate Army chief Gen. Mark Milley to his next top military adviser. Trump demands border wall money; shutdown showdown nears 2018-12-08T01:19:21Z 2018-12-07T17:48:58Z 2018-12-08T01:19:20Z President Donald Trump is in Missouri to address a national conference on crime.
Heather Nauert likely to be quizzed on her diplomatic resume 2018-12-07T23:10:26Z 2018-12-07T06:08:51Z 2018-12-07T23:10:25Z President Donald Trump is expected to nominate State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
Ex-Colombian President Belisario Betancur dies at 95 2018-12-07T22:49:25Z 2018-12-07T22:18:08Z 2018-12-07T22:49:23Z Former Colombian President Belisario Betancur, whose bold efforts to reach a peace deal with leftist rebels in the 1980s were undone by a drug-fueled bloodletting and explosion in violence backed by state security forces, died on Friday. US says Syrian forces likely fired tear gas on civilians 2018-12-07T21:38:46Z 2018-12-07T19:18:18Z 2018-12-07T21:38:45Z The U.S. is accusing forces backed by the Syrian government and Russia of firing tear gas at civilians and falsely claiming it was a rebel chemical weapons attack.
The Latest: Trump outlines federal resources to fight crime 2018-12-07T20:49:49Z 2018-12-07T19:08:03Z 2018-12-07T20:49:43Z Trump outlines federal resources he's giving law enforcement to do their jobs.
North Korea tells China it's committed to denuclearization 2018-12-07T20:19:47Z 2018-12-07T10:05:32Z 2018-12-07T20:19:47Z China says North Korea's foreign minister has told his Chinese counterpart that his country remains committed to ending its nuclear weapons programs. The Latest: Deputy killed by friendly fire in bar shootout 2018-12-07T20:10:14Z 2018-12-07T18:58:15Z 2018-12-07T20:10:12Z California sheriff: Deputy responding to mass shooting at bar was killed by bullet fired by highway patrolman.
Clashing views color future of stalled N.Korea nuclear talks 2018-12-07T18:09:49Z 2018-12-07T02:15:05Z 2018-12-07T18:09:49Z Since President Donald Trump claimed in July he can make peace with North Korea, there have been recriminations, simmering bad blood and very little progress in getting rid of nuclear weapons.
Flag-waving crowds in Texas watch Bush's funeral train 2018-12-07T17:07:15Z 2018-12-06T22:02:55Z 2018-12-07T17:07:15Z Flag waving-crowds lined the tracks as a special funeral train carried the flag-draped body of former President George H.W. Bush to College Station, Texas, where he'll be buried on the grounds of his presidential library.
Crowds honor Bush for long service, from war to White House 2018-12-07T17:06:56Z 2018-12-04T05:38:41Z 2018-12-07T17:06:47Z Bush remembered as 'great man' and 'gentle soul' as he lay in state in Capitol rotunda.
Soldier who tried to help terrorists gets 25-year sentence 2018-12-07T17:06:41Z 2018-12-04T06:19:21Z 2018-12-07T17:06:23Z A soldier based in Hawaii is scheduled to be sentenced for trying to help the Islamic State group. November border arrests jump to highest in Trump presidency 2018-12-07T17:06:39Z 2018-12-07T01:35:09Z 2018-12-07T17:06:22Z U.S. Border Patrol arrests in November jumped 78 percent from a year earlier, with families and children accounting for a majority for a third straight month. Border agent indicted for capital murder in 4 Texas deaths 2018-12-07T17:06:36Z 2018-12-05T21:31:20Z 2018-12-07T17:06:21Z A U.S. Border Patrol agent who confessed to shooting four women in the head and leaving their bodies on rural Texas roadsides has been indicted on a capital murder charge.
George H.W. Bush's legacy on racial issues is complicated 2018-12-07T17:06:08Z 2018-12-04T20:18:20Z 2018-12-07T17:06:04Z George H.W. Bush, lauded as a man of decency and civility, has a complicated legacy on race. Honduran woman in migrant caravan gives birth in US 2018-12-07T17:05:47Z 2018-12-06T03:19:12Z 2018-12-07T17:05:43Z A Honduran woman affiliated with a caravan of Central American migrants gave birth on U.S. soil shortly after entering the country illegally, conferring U.S. citizenship for her offspring. Mueller recommends no prison for Flynn, citing cooperation 2018-12-07T17:05:45Z 2018-12-04T15:08:43Z 2018-12-07T17:05:43Z The special counsel in the Russia investigation is set to give the first public insight into how much valuable information President Donald Trump's former national security adviser has shared with prosecutors. Largest police force in the US steps into the drone age 2018-12-07T17:05:28Z 2018-12-04T19:38:05Z 2018-12-07T17:05:27Z NYPD shows off fleet of 14 new drones; detractors have privacy concerns.
Sarah Palin's son checks into Alaska halfway house 2018-12-07T17:05:04Z 2018-12-05T20:59:06Z 2018-12-07T17:05:00Z The oldest son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin checked in to an Anchorage halfway house Wednesday to begin a year in custody following his conviction for assaulting his father.
Report: Propeller blade broke, causing military plane crash 2018-12-07T17:04:56Z 2018-12-06T04:19:15Z 2018-12-07T17:04:54Z A military plane crash last year that left 16 service members dead in a Mississippi soybean field happened when a propeller blade broke off, slamming into the plane's fuselage.
Health officials: Israeli fire wounds 33 Gaza protesters 2018-12-07T17:02:18Z 2018-12-07T16:36:34Z 2018-12-07T17:02:16Z Health officials say Israeli army gunfire wounded 33 Palestinians protesting along Gaza-Israel perimeter fence.
China demands Canada release executive of tech giant Huawei 2018-12-07T16:52:59Z 2018-12-06T05:59:18Z 2018-12-07T16:52:58Z China demands Canada release Huawei executive arrested in case that adds to technology tensions with Washington. Reused rocket takes off carrying 64 satellites 2018-12-07T16:46:07Z 2018-12-03T18:52:13Z 2018-12-07T16:46:02Z A SpaceX rocket carrying 64 small satellites has lifted off from California with a first stage that has been used twice before. The Latest: SpaceX lands rocket's first stage on ship 2018-12-07T16:45:59Z 2018-12-03T19:20:56Z 2018-12-07T16:45:55Z For the third time, SpaceX has successfully launched and landed the same first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket.
Last salute: A guide to George HW Bush's funeral 2018-12-07T16:44:19Z 2018-12-05T05:29:28Z 2018-12-07T16:44:18Z Trump, former presidents salute to 41: A guide to George HW Bush's funeral.
US urges Europe to impose sanctions on Iran over missiles 2018-12-07T16:44:13Z 2018-12-03T15:28:45Z 2018-12-07T16:44:13Z The Trump administration is urging Europe to impose tough new sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missile program.
The Latest: George W. Bush greets mourners at Capitol 2018-12-07T16:44:06Z 2018-12-04T12:49:17Z 2018-12-07T16:44:06Z Prince Charles plans to attend the funeral for former President George H.W. Bush. Pelosi takes hard line on paying for Trump's border wall 2018-12-07T16:43:56Z 2018-12-06T17:45:51Z 2018-12-07T16:43:56Z House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is rejecting the idea of paying for President Donald Trump's border wall in exchange for a deal to help hundreds of thousands of young immigrants avoid deportation. Congress seeks 2-week extension to avert government shutdown 2018-12-07T16:43:47Z 2018-12-03T14:28:42Z 2018-12-07T16:43:46Z President Donald Trump is keeping the pressure on Democrats over funding for a border wall.
Family separations at border down, but dozens still affected 2018-12-07T16:43:45Z 2018-12-06T11:09:56Z 2018-12-07T16:43:44Z 81 migrant children separated from parents at the U.S.-Mexico border since Trump stopped large-scale separation policy in June. US general to Congress: War in Afghanistan is at stalemate 2018-12-07T16:43:21Z 2018-12-04T16:28:34Z 2018-12-07T16:43:18Z The Marine officer chosen to command U.S. forces in the Middle East says the fight in Afghanistan is at a stalemate and the significant number of Afghan troop deaths in the war is not sustainable.
Pompeo takes aim at global institutions, gets pushback 2018-12-07T16:43:07Z 2018-12-04T12:58:48Z 2018-12-07T16:43:07Z US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is taking aim at China, Iran and Russia for violating numerous treaties and multi-state agreements.
In salute to Bush, a nod to passing of 'greatest generation' 2018-12-07T16:42:58Z 2018-12-05T22:12:59Z 2018-12-07T16:42:57Z Bush's funeral a farewell to WWII's 'greatest generation' of Americans who served causes greater than themselves. Pentagon reveals US observation flight over Ukraine 2018-12-07T16:42:38Z 2018-12-06T16:23:01Z 2018-12-07T16:42:36Z The Pentagon says a U.S. Air Force plane flew a special observation flight over Ukraine in a show of solidarity with Ukraine after its naval confrontation with Russia. US soldier dies from wounds in Afghanistan blast last week 2018-12-07T16:42:35Z 2018-12-03T16:49:24Z 2018-12-07T16:42:33Z The Pentagon says that a fourth soldier has died from wounds suffered last week in a roadside bomb blast in eastern Afghanistan.
Prosecutors recommend no jail time for cooperative Flynn 2018-12-07T16:42:13Z 2018-12-05T05:28:52Z 2018-12-07T16:42:12Z Citing 'substantial' cooperation by Michael Flynn, special counsel recommends no jail time for Trump's former national security adviser.
Trump complains about cost of 'uncontrollable' arms race 2018-12-07T16:41:43Z 2018-12-03T20:49:45Z 2018-12-07T16:41:38Z President Donald Trump complains about how much the U.S. spends on weapons in an "uncontrollable" arms race with Russia and China.
The Latest: Special counsel notes Flynn's cooperation 2018-12-07T16:41:35Z 2018-12-05T01:48:18Z 2018-12-07T16:41:33Z The special counsel's office is calling Michael Flynn's cooperation "substantial" and is recommending no prison time for the former Trump administration national security adviser.
The Latest: Trump salutes Bush's casket in Capitol Rotunda 2018-12-07T16:41:23Z 2018-12-03T14:28:32Z 2018-12-07T16:41:23Z Houston is honoring George H.W. Bush with a City Hall tribute and urging people who attend to dress in colorful socks, a nod to one of the former president's favorite fashion accessories. Global violence index finds fewer deaths for 3rd year 2018-12-07T16:41:04Z 2018-12-05T16:41:12Z 2018-12-07T16:41:02Z An annual index of global violence finds deaths caused by non-state groups such as Islamic State has dropped for a third straight year.
After CIA briefing, senators lay blame on Saudi crown prince 2018-12-07T16:40:59Z 2018-12-04T05:38:21Z 2018-12-07T16:40:59Z AP source: CIA director to brief senators on death of Saudi journalists Jamal Khashoggi.
At Capitol, Bush saluted as 'gentle soul,' 'great man' 2018-12-07T16:40:28Z 2018-12-03T06:50:07Z 2018-12-07T16:40:28Z George H.W. Bush is set to embark on his final tour of Washington, the capital city that is remembering the 41st president's lifetime of public service that began in the Navy during World War II and ended with one term as president and commander in chief.
China gets US tariff delay but movement on tech unclear 2018-12-07T16:40:13Z 2018-12-03T05:48:13Z 2018-12-07T16:40:11Z US-China trade cease fire does little to narrow differences. Mattis OKs extension of troop deployment on Mexico border 2018-12-07T16:40:12Z 2018-12-04T22:08:08Z 2018-12-07T16:40:10Z Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has approved plans that would extend the deployment of active-duty U.S. troops at the southern border with Mexico until the end of January.
Nation bids goodbye to Bush with high praise, cannons, humor 2018-12-07T16:40:07Z 2018-12-05T05:28:28Z 2018-12-07T16:40:06Z Washington bidding its final farewell to George H.W. Bush in a national service of prayer and praise.
The Latest: UN official says Houthis blocking access to food 2018-12-07T16:33:22Z 2018-12-06T10:59:36Z 2018-12-07T16:33:21Z The Latest: UN. envoy says Yemen's warring sides have agreed on prisoner exchange as confidence-building measure. S. Korea's Moon: Trump wants to grant Kim Jong Un's wishes 2018-12-07T16:33:19Z 2018-12-03T01:58:21Z 2018-12-07T16:33:18Z South Korea's president says U.S. President Donald Trump told him he has a "very friendly view" of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and wants to grant his wishes if he denuclearizes. Somali officials report deadly US-backed raid on al-Shabab 2018-12-07T16:33:16Z 2018-12-05T12:58:59Z 2018-12-07T16:33:15Z Somali officials report deadly US-backed raid on al-Shabab with several extremists killed.
France fears more riots; Museums, Eiffel Tower to close 2018-12-07T16:33:07Z 2018-12-06T08:59:27Z 2018-12-07T16:33:06Z Paris police and store owners are bracing for new violence at protests Saturday, despite President Emmanuel Macron's surrender over a fuel tax hike that unleashed weeks of unrest.
UN hosts meeting of regional envoys over Western Sahara 2018-12-07T16:32:55Z 2018-12-05T16:41:25Z 2018-12-07T16:32:54Z The U.N. secretary-general's envoy for Western Sahara is meeting with foreign ministers from Algeria, Morocco and Mauritania as well as leaders of the Polisario Front over the future of the Morocco-annexed territory.
Ban Ki-moon urges N. Korea to take denuclearization steps 2018-12-07T16:32:52Z 2018-12-03T06:38:16Z 2018-12-07T16:32:50Z Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to take concrete steps toward complete denuclearization and gain the trust of the international community if he wants sanctions lifted.
US fails to win UN condemnation of Hamas militants in Gaza 2018-12-07T16:32:40Z 2018-12-06T22:03:56Z 2018-12-07T16:32:40Z A US-sponsored draft resolution that for the first time would have condemned the militant Islamic group Hamas, which controls Gaza, failed to win the required two-thirds majority in the UN General Assembly. Israeli firm rejects alleged connection to Khashoggi killing 2018-12-07T16:32:33Z 2018-12-03T10:38:31Z 2018-12-07T16:32:32Z Saudi dissident sues Israeli surveillance company, says its spyware helped lead to killing of Saudi writer Khashoggi.
US envoy for Afghan peace in Pakistan for talks on Taliban 2018-12-07T16:32:31Z 2018-12-04T13:18:41Z 2018-12-07T16:32:30Z The U.S. special envoy tasked with finding a negotiated end to Afghanistan's 17-year old war has met with Pakistani officials in Islamabad about bringing the Taliban to peace talks.
NATO chief speaks to Serbia and Kosovo leaders amid tensions 2018-12-07T16:32:18Z 2018-12-06T14:59:39Z 2018-12-07T16:32:16Z Kosovo's prime minister and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg have spoken on the phone about the country's plan to form a new army, a move that has been strongly contested by Serbia and the alliance. Afghan official: Taliban kill 14 troops in western province 2018-12-07T16:31:58Z 2018-12-07T06:25:25Z 2018-12-07T16:31:56Z Afghan official: Taliban kill 14 Afghan soldiers, take another 21 captive in western Herat province.
US sets deadline for Russia, warns it may quit nuclear pact 2018-12-07T16:31:44Z 2018-12-04T12:48:57Z 2018-12-07T16:31:44Z Russia is taking center-stage at NATO as allied foreign ministers meet to debate ways to dissuade Moscow from destabilizing Ukraine and respect a landmark Cold-war era nuclear treaty.
Serbian premier: Armed intervention in Kosovo an option 2018-12-07T16:31:37Z 2018-12-05T14:59:37Z 2018-12-07T16:31:37Z Serbia's prime minister has warned that the formation of a Kosovo army could trigger Serbia's armed intervention in the former province.
Mexico's new leader says military essential to fight crime 2018-12-07T16:31:11Z 2018-12-02T05:27:37Z 2018-12-07T16:31:09Z Leftist politician Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has assumed Mexico's presidency promising to profoundly transform Latin America's second-biggest economy and to lead a government free of corruption.
Tensions soar in the Balkans over plans for Kosovo army 2018-12-07T16:31:08Z 2018-12-04T13:28:33Z 2018-12-07T16:31:07Z Serbia is seeking support from Russia and China in its opposition to the announced formation of the Kosovo army, warning it could lead to renewed clashes in the Balkans.
Expectations low as Yemen's warring parties meet for talks 2018-12-07T16:31:06Z 2018-12-05T07:28:41Z 2018-12-07T16:31:05Z Yemen's warring parties will meet in Sweden this week for another attempt at talks aimed at halting their catastrophic 3-year-old war, but there are few incentives for major compromises, and the best outcome might be to firm up a shaky de-escalation. UN aid chief: Yemen talks not an 'easy or rapid process' 2018-12-07T16:30:47Z 2018-12-04T10:48:29Z 2018-12-07T16:30:39Z The U.N. humanitarian aid chief says he doesn't expect an "easy or rapid process" in peace talks that begin this week involving warring sides in Yemen, which faces the world's largest humanitarian crisis. Romania detains Turkish journalist on Turkey's request 2018-12-07T16:30:40Z 2018-12-05T14:58:35Z 2018-12-07T16:30:31Z A Turkish journalist suspected of having links to Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based cleric blamed by Turkey for orchestrating a failed coup in 2016 was detained Wednesday in Romania, authorities said.
Riots sweep Athens on anniversary of teen's shooting death 2018-12-07T16:30:30Z 2018-12-06T11:49:40Z 2018-12-07T16:30:19Z Greek authorities are deploying about 2,500 police in Athens to monitor demonstrations marking the 10th anniversary of the fatal police shooting of a teenager that sparked Greece's most extensive riots in decades.
The Latest: Putin says if US builds missiles, so will Russia 2018-12-07T16:30:08Z 2018-12-05T12:18:57Z 2018-12-07T16:30:03Z Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned the United States that if it walks out of a key arms treaty and starts developing the type of missiles banned by it, Russia will do the same. State TV says suicide car bombing kills 2 in southeast Iran 2018-12-07T16:30:05Z 2018-12-06T07:51:39Z 2018-12-07T16:30:02Z Iranian state TV: 3 killed, several wounded in 'terrorist attack' in a southeastern port city.
Despite Afghan deaths, slow peace efforts, NATO vows to stay 2018-12-07T16:29:12Z 2018-12-05T16:10:49Z 2018-12-07T16:29:12Z Fifteen years after NATO took the lead on international security efforts in Afghanistan, the alliance's foreign ministers are reaffirming their commitment to stay the course despite mounting Afghan casualties and the slow pace of peace moves.
UN: New information could shed light on Hammarskjold crash 2018-12-07T16:29:10Z 2018-12-03T23:38:31Z 2018-12-07T16:29:09Z The U.N. legal chief says new information has been received that could shed light on the mysterious 1961 plane crash that killed U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold on a peace mission to newly independent Congo. Israeli operation targets Hezbollah cross-border tunnels 2018-12-07T16:28:58Z 2018-12-04T06:18:17Z 2018-12-07T16:28:50Z Israeli military says operation underway to 'expose and thwart' Hezbollah tunnels stretching from Lebanon into Israel.
Prisoner swap deal bolsters hopes of progress in Yemen talks 2018-12-07T16:28:34Z 2018-12-06T08:19:23Z 2018-12-07T16:28:34Z Yemen's warring sides in Sweden for UN-sponsored talks aimed at halting country's catastrophic 3-year war.
The Latest: President lauds rescue efforts after Japan crash 2018-12-07T16:28:20Z 2018-12-06T05:19:17Z 2018-12-07T16:28:16Z Japan's Defense Ministry says a second crew member has been found in the waters off the Japanese coast where two U.S. Marine Corps warplanes collided and crashed.
Ukraine calls up reservists amid tensions with Russia 2018-12-07T16:28:18Z 2018-12-03T10:28:18Z 2018-12-07T16:28:14Z Ukraine's president has announced a call-up of reservists amid tensions with Russia.
US coalition targets IS figure involved in killing American 2018-12-07T16:28:13Z 2018-12-03T10:18:16Z 2018-12-07T16:28:10Z US-led coalition targets senior IS militant figure involved in 2014 killing of American aid worker Peter Kassig. Israel calls for international response to Hezbollah tunnels 2018-12-07T16:28:12Z 2018-12-06T12:39:26Z 2018-12-07T16:28:09Z Israel's Netanyahu demands international response to Hezbollah tunnels on visit with ambassadors.
Border village grinds to a halt amid Ukraine-Russia tensions 2018-12-07T16:28:09Z 2018-12-02T18:08:15Z 2018-12-07T16:28:05Z Village straddling the Russia-Ukraine border is hit hard by travel restrictions.
Putin: If US develops banned missiles, so will Russia 2018-12-07T16:27:51Z 2018-12-05T12:58:34Z 2018-12-07T16:27:38Z Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned the United States that if it walks out of a key arms treaty and starts developing the type of missiles banned by it, Russia will do the same. Int'l court prosecutor reports progress in Palestinian probe 2018-12-07T16:27:37Z 2018-12-05T18:39:42Z 2018-12-07T16:27:25Z International Criminal Court prosecutors intend to complete "as early as possible" a long-running preliminary investigation into allegations of crimes in the Palestinian territories. Czech spy agency blames Russia for cyberattacks on diplomats 2018-12-07T16:27:05Z 2018-12-03T12:08:22Z 2018-12-07T16:27:00Z A Czech spy agency says it is "obvious" that Russia was behind cyberattacks against the foreign ministry, calling them the most serious case of cyber espionage.
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