October 13, 2015

Jamaican suspect in lucrative guns for drugs trade killed by lawmen in Haiti

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ A major Jamaican suspect in a guns-for-drugs smuggling network has been fatally shot by law enforcement in […]
October 9, 2015

A look at recent payouts in police custody deaths nationwide

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. _ A city in South Carolina approved a $6.5 million settlement Thursday with the family of an unarmed black man who was fatally […]
October 9, 2015

UN wants another year for Haiti peacekeeping mission to help transition during elections

The U.N. secretary-general is recommending that the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Haiti stay for another year _ which might be its final one. The head of […]
October 8, 2015

3 dead, 27 injured in Dominican Republic bus crash involving migrants

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic _ Authorities in the Dominican Republic say three Haitian migrants have died in a bus crash and another 27 were injured. A […]
October 8, 2015

Fox News founder Rupert Murdoch suggests Obama isn’t ‘real black president’ on Twitter

NEW YORK _ The founder of the global News Corp. media empire, Rupert Murdoch, issued an apology Thursday after he faced social media backlash following his […]
October 6, 2015

Trump seems to be the talk of the world, and it’s often not flattering

By Gregory Katz THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BALMEDIE, Scotland _ Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is well-known in this serene coastal section of Scotland, where shimmering golden […]
October 6, 2015

Former President Jimmy Carter to mediate dispute over MLK Bible and Nobel Peace Prize

By Kate Brumback THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA _ Former President Jimmy Carter is stepping in to help resolve a legal battle over the Rev. Martin Luther […]
October 1, 2015

Central African Republic elections delayed by fresh violence; officials aim for by end of year

By Cara Anna THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Fresh violence in Central African Republic has forced the delay of Oct. 18 elections meant to put the troubled country […]
October 1, 2015

5 passengers injured on bumpy flight from Grenada to Miami during sudden turbulence

MIAMI (AP)_ American Airlines officials say five passengers have been injured on a flight from Grenada to Miami after the plane encountered some unexpected turbulence. American’s […]
October 1, 2015

Arizona sheriff faces 2nd day of testimony over disobedience of court orders in profiling case

By Jacques Billeaud THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOENIX _ An Arizona sheriff known for his defiant political style will face questions in court for a second straight […]
October 1, 2015

Apple appoints ex Boeing CFO James Bell as director, heeding calls for more diversity

CUPERTINO, Calif.(AP) _ Apple has filled a void on its board of directors with James Bell, the former chief financial officer for aircraft maker Boeing Co. […]
September 30, 2015

Red Cross says Central African Republic’s capital is too dangerous for teams to collect bodies

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) _ The head of Central African Republic’s Red Cross says the capital’s streets are too dangerous for aid workers to collect bodies […]
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