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UN Libya migrant center plagued with crowding, TB, food cuts

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The United Nations center in Libya was opened as an “alternative to detention,” a last, safe stop for migrants before...

Archives board OKs plan to move Ole Miss Confederate statue

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The University of Mississippi's proposal to move a Confederate soldier monument from a central spot on the Oxford campus to...

UN Libya migrant center plagued with crowding, TB, food cuts

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The United Nations center in Libya was opened as an “alternative to detention,” a last, safe stop for migrants before...

Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty in helpful-homeless-man scam

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey man pleaded guilty Friday to a state charge stemming from a scheme that raked in more...

A locker, a chirp: How tiny clues help solve child sex...

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - It was the odd-looking locker handles that caught their eye.Investigators spent hours poring over graphic images of little boys changing...

Abandoned baby giraffe befriended by dog in Africa dies

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - A South African animal orphanage says a baby giraffe that was befriended by a dog after it was abandoned in the...

TB, armed guards, lack of food at UN migrant center in...

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The United Nations center in Libya was opened as an “alternative to detention,” a last, safe stop for migrants before...

Indicted jail officers faced earlier excessive force claims

BALTIMORE (AP) - When a prisoner shattered glass panes in a control center at a Baltimore jail, the staff summoned a paramilitary-style tactical team...

25 jail officers indicted, accused of using excessive force

BALTIMORE (AP) - More than two dozen correctional officers in Baltimore were charged Tuesday with using excessive force on prisoners at state-operated jails in...

Albania demolishes quake-damaged building with explosives

TIRANA, Albania (AP) - A remote-controlled explosion has demolished a six-story building considered a threat after it was damaged in a 6.4-magnitude earthquake in...