January 13, 2016

1st black US attorney general endorses Clinton for president, giving possible boost in South

By Bill Barrow THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLESTON, S.C. _ Hillary Clinton has secured an endorsement from the nation’s first black attorney general as she works to […]
January 12, 2016

Man who accused Haiti orphanage founder of molestation appeals defamation verdict

PORTLAND, Maine (AP)_ A Maine man who accused a Haiti orphanage founder of molesting boys is appealing a defamation verdict. Paul Kendrick has accused Michael Geilenfeld, […]
January 12, 2016

Haitians gather at prayer services, homes on sixth anniversary of devastating earthquake

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ Many Haitians gathered Tuesday at prayer services and private homes to mark the sixth anniversary of the […]
January 12, 2016

A U.N. study says the number of people who migrated to foreign countries surged by 41 per cent over the last 15 years to reach 2

By Alexandra Olson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The number of people who migrated to foreign countries surged by 41 per cent in the last 15 years to […]
January 12, 2016

Kentucky clerk jailed for defying court on gay marriage to attend State of the Union speech

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The Kentucky clerk who spent five days in jail for refusing to license same-sex marriages in defiance of federal court orders has been […]
January 8, 2016

Amway Canadian Championship kicks off in May, with five teams in the hunt

TORONTO(AP) _ The Vancouver Whitecaps will begin defence of their Amway Canadian Championship against either FC Edmonton or Ottawa Fury FC. The two North American Soccer […]
January 7, 2016

Teacher at Islamic school sentenced to 20 years in prison in Kenya for radicalizing students

MOMBASA, Kenya  (AP) _ A court in Kenya has found a teacher at an Islamic school guilty of radicalizing his students by teaching them extreme jihad […]
January 7, 2016

Full Document View US to help Guyana crack down on massive international gold smuggling operation

By Bert Wilkinson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GEORGETOWN, Guyana _ The U.S. government is helping Guyana crack down on a massive smuggling operation that ships gold to […]
January 7, 2016

Mexico rescues 9 Cubans adrift off Caribbean coast

MEXICO CITY(AP) _ The Mexican Navy says it has rescued nine Cuban migrants found adrift in a makeshift boat off Mexico’s Caribbean coast. The Navy said […]
January 7, 2016

A spokesman for Haitian presidential contender Jude Celestin says the No. 2 candidate will participate in a runoff only if

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ A spokesman for Haitian presidential contender Jude Celestin said Thursday that the second-place candidate will participate in […]
January 6, 2016

Ghana to take in 2 former Guantanamo Bay detainees, tried Rwandans and Syrian refugees

By Francis Kokutse THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ACCRA, Ghana _ Two former Guantanamo detainees of Yemeni origin will be settling for two years in Ghana at the […]
January 6, 2016

The Latest: Illinois college responds to prof who wore headscarf in solidarity with Muslims

CHICAGO (AP)_ The latest on a Christian college professor who wears a headscarf in an expression of solidarity with Muslims and was placed on administrative leave […]
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