May 21, 2015

Plane from Venezuela carrying more than a ton of cocaine crashes off Colombia’s coast

By Joshua Goodman THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BOGOTA _ A small plane en route from Venezuela with more than a ton of cocaine on board crashed into […]
May 21, 2015

Former Haiti prime minister submits paperwork to run for president shortly before deadline

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ Former Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe has submitted papers to run for president shortly before the election office’s […]
May 20, 2015

Recent anti immigrant attacks to be discussed as South African and Mozambican presidents meet

By Emmanuel Camillo THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MAPUTO, Mozambique _ Mozambique’s president on Wednesday welcomed his South African counterpart on a state visit, with the two leaders […]
May 20, 2015

Correction: Spain Boy in Suitcase story

MADRID(AP) _ In a story May 8 about Spanish police discovering a boy hidden in a suitcase at a North African border crossing, The Associated Press […]
May 20, 2015

Family of Rosa Parks reflect on her personal memorabilia at the Library of Congress

By Stacy A. Anderson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON _ The family of civil rights activist Rosa Parks is thankful her memorabilia and personal items finally have […]
May 19, 2015

Authorities find 6 bodies in Guyana mining accident; 4 still missing

GEORGETOWN, Guyana AP)_ Rescue crews in Guyana have recovered the bodies of six miners who had been missing since an open-pit gold mine collapsed in the […]
May 19, 2015

Haiti justice ministry grants appeal of abuse case against US citizen who runs orphanage

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ Haitian justice authorities are making plans for a new criminal trial against a U.S. citizen who has […]
May 19, 2015

Police say tourist from Texas drowns during beach vacation in Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica(AP) _ Authorities say an American tourist has drowned while swimming at a beach in eastern Jamaica. The Jamaica Constabulary Force on Monday identified the […]
May 16, 2015

Sister, brother in Jamaica face hearing in quadruple homicide

KINGSTON, Jamaica(AP) _ Authorities in Jamaica say a woman and her brother charged in the fatal shooting of three teenage boys and a man in the […]
May 15, 2015

Foundation of retired South African archbishop Tutu says granddaughter faces criminal charge

JOHANNESBURG(AP) _ A South African foundation says a criminal charge has been laid against a granddaughter of retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Police say they are investigating […]
May 15, 2015

23 year old found guilty in Missouri of exposing sex partner to HIV, endangering 4 others

ST. CHARLES, Mo.(AP) _ Jurors in Missouri have found a 23-year-old man guilty of infecting another man with HIV and endangering four others while attending college […]
May 15, 2015

Obama on B.B. King’s death: ‘There’s going to be one killer blues session in heaven tonight’

WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Barack Obama says of the death of blues legend B.B. King, there’s “going to be one killer blues session in heaven tonight.” The […]