“Let’s be clear, the United States did not watch, in real time, as this horrible attack took place. The intelligence community was able to gather and analyze information after the fact and determine that elements of the Assad
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A court has sentenced a Muslim man to seven years in prison for an attempted rape that sparked Buddhist-led riots in a northwestern Myanmar town late last month.
Myint Aung, a legal official at
LIMA, Peru (AP) — The police colonel was stunned by the skill of the 13-year-old arrested during a raid on counterfeiters in Lima’s gritty outskirts, how he deftly slid the shiny plastic security strip through a bogus $100
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0800 GMT:
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese prosecutors have indicted six members of the Communist Party’s internal investigation body over the death of a state industry executive allegedly tortured during questioning.
Details of the indictment have widely been published in Chinese
NEW YORK (AP) — There’s video evidence out there that Rafael Nadal did, indeed, lose a tennis match to Richard Gasquet.
OK, so it was half a lifetime ago, and it was at a tournament in Tarbes, France,
CHICAGO (AP) — Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak was headed Thursday for a predominantly gay neighborhood in Chicago hoping to persuade same-sex couples to come north to his state to get married — and spend lots of money on
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration wants to restart U.S. defense training for Myanmar that was cut 25 years ago after a bloody crackdown on protesters. While assistance would be nonlethal, some American lawmakers are resisting, concerned Washington
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Gay rights advocates and religious conservatives were expected Thursday to pack a City Council meeting for a vote on nondiscrimination protections that are already in place elsewhere in Texas but that have drawn rebuke
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel’s deep divide over giving President Barack Obama the authority to use U.S. military force against Syria underscores the commander in chief’s challenge in persuading skeptical lawmakers and wary allies to back greater