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Catalan ex-police chief on trial for role in secession bid

MADRID (AP) - The former head of Catalonia's regional police and three others are standing trial on charges of rebellion and sedition for their...

Violence escalates in Beirut as anti-government anger rises

BEIRUT (AP) - Lebanese security forces used tear gas, water cannons and rubber bullets in clashes with hundreds of anti-government protesters outside the country's...

Sudan reopens airspace after end of armed mutiny; 2 killed

CAIRO (AP) - Sudan said it reopened its airspace on Wednesday after an armed revolt from within its security forces shut down the capital’s...

Colombian president says ELN rebels attacked air force base

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - Colombia’s president said Friday that rebels were behind an early morning attack on an air force base that injured an...

Foretold “uprising” hits cash-starved Mississippi prisons

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The leader of Mississippi’s underfunded prison system was pleading with lawmakers for money to hire more guards and pay them...

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s....

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019

A lauded writer who brought to light stories overshadowed by prejudice. An actress and singer who helped embody the manufactured innocence of the 1950s....

Iraq president offers to quit after rejecting PM nominee

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's president refused on Thursday to designate a prime minister candidate nominated by the Iran-backed parliamentary bloc and offered to resign,...

Iraq president offers to quit after rejecting PM nominee

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's president refused on Thursday to designate a prime minister candidate nominated by the Iran-backed parliamentary bloc and offered to resign,...

Iraq president offers to quit after rejecting PM nominee

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's president refused on Thursday to designate a prime minister candidate nominated by the Iran-backed parliamentary bloc and offered to resign,...