The Associated Press

October 24, 2018 - 2:02 pm
MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Some members of a U.S. Army training brigade scheduled to leave Afghanistan next month will go back soon. The Army says about 100 soldiers whose mission is to train and advise Afghan forces will return for three weeks in February. Gen. Robert Abrams says the troops will help...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, center, with Defense Minister Florence Parly, second left, visits a stand at Euronaval, the world naval defence exhibition in Le Bourget near Paris, Tuesdsay, Oct. 23, 2018. (Benoit Tessier/Pool via AP)
October 24, 2018 - 1:56 pm
PARIS (AP) — The French president's office has confirmed that a new press room will be created outside the Elysee Presidential Palace in Paris despite protests from the media. The Elysee palace said Wednesday the new room will be finished by the end of the year to "offer improved working conditions...
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In this Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, photo Andrew Goette and his wife, Ashley, look at their baby, Lennon, at United Hospital in Saint Paul, Minn. Andrew awoke from a medically-induced coma just in time for the birth of Lennon after his wife, at 39 weeks pregnant, saved him from cardiac arrest. (Jiwon Choi/Minnesota Public Radio via AP)
October 24, 2018 - 1:52 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man awoke from a medically-induced coma just in time for the birth of his son after his wife, at 39 weeks pregnant, saved him from cardiac arrest. Ashley Goette says she awoke Oct. 16 to hear her husband, Andrew Goette, gasping for air in their West St. Paul home. She...
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Activists holding banners in the shape of missiles reading in Spanish "Decisions that kill" protest against the sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia in front of the Spanish Parliament in Madrid, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018. Spain’s prime minister says his government will fulfill past arms sales contracts with Saudi Arabia despite his “dismay” over the “terrible murder” of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. . (AP Photo/Andrea Comas)
October 24, 2018 - 6:45 am
BERLIN (AP) — The killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi has prompted soul-searching in European countries about their sale of arms to Saudi Arabia, long one of the biggest buyers of sophisticated Western weaponry. While the United States ranks first among Saudi's arms suppliers, Europe, too, has been...
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October 23, 2018 - 6:19 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The top lawmakers on two House committees are postponing an interview with Deputy Attorney Rod Rosenstein that was expected to delve into reports that he discussed secretly recording President Donald Trump. House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte of Virginia and House Oversight...
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Croatia's former prime minister Ivo Sanader sits in the courtroom prior to the reading of his verdict, in Zagreb, Croatia, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. Sanader was sentenced Monday for two and a half years in prison for war profiteering. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
October 22, 2018 - 8:00 am
ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — A Croatian court has sentenced former Prime Minister Ivo Sanader to 2 ½ years in prison for war profiteering following his retrial in the high-profile corruption case. The municipal court in the capital of Zagreb said Monday that Sanader also must return about half a million...
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Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, clap duirng a lunchtime reception hosted by Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison with Invictus Games competitors, their families and friends in Sydney Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018. (Paul Edwards/Pool Photo via AP)
October 21, 2018 - 3:28 am
SYDNEY (AP) — The pregnant Duchess of Sussex has had her schedule cut back during her first royal tour, after a hectic start to her visit to Australia and the South Pacific with husband Prince Harry. The tour is an extremely busy one, with the royal couple scheduled to attend more than 70...
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A security guard stands behind barriers blocking the road leading to Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. Turkey will "never allow a cover-up" of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, a senior official in Turkey's ruling party said Saturday after Saudi Arabia announced hours earlier that the writer died during a "fistfight" in its consulate. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
October 20, 2018 - 2:25 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — The official Saudi statements on the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi have changed several times since he mysteriously disappeared after entering his country's consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. The latest announcement on Saturday, declaring that Khashoggi had died in a "...
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October 19, 2018 - 5:32 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A political appointee who was caught up in a dispute between the departments of Interior and Housing and Urban Development has resigned. Assistant HUD secretary Suzanne Israel Tufts was tapped to lead an internal watchdog agency at Interior, but instead has left government. A HUD...
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Hundreds of Honduran migrants stand at the shore of the Suchiate river on the border between Guatemala and Mexico, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Mexico's foreign ministry says government officials at its southern border with Guatemala have started assisting the early arrivals from a caravan of some 3,000 Honduran migrants that has drawn sharp criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump. (AP Photo)
October 19, 2018 - 11:57 am
TECUN UMAN, Guatemala (AP) — The Latest on a caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Thousands of migrants traveling in a caravan briefly moved toward a border crossing on the Mexico-Guatemala frontier before turning around. They stopped...
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