June 10, 2015

Protests follow video of Texas officer drawing gun on black teens, pinning girl at pool party

By David Warren THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MCKINNEY, Texas _ Hundreds of demonstrators marched Monday night to the pool where a white police officer pinned a black […]
June 9, 2015

Stevenson Jacobs, former AP journalists in Caribbean and New York, dies at 37

NEW YORK (AP) _ Stevenson Jacobs, a former Associated Press journalist who covered political turmoil in Haiti and breaking news throughout the Caribbean before joining the news […]
June 9, 2015

Sexual exploitation by peacekeepers significantly underreported; acts for food, phones

By Cara Anna THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Members of a U.N. peacekeeping mission engaged in “transactional sex” with more than 225 Haitian women who said they needed […]
June 9, 2015

Preliminary results show British Virgin Island’s ruling party wins elections

By Ken Silva THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ROAD TOWN, British Virgin Islands _ The ruling party of the British Virgin Islands has won the general election in […]
June 9, 2015

Small plane crashes in Bahamas and all 5 on board are safe, officials say

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) _ A small plane has gone down in the Atlantic Ocean in the Bahamas, but all five people on board are safe after spending […]
June 8, 2015

Spain: African boy found in a suitcase by border police is reunited with his mother

By Ciaran Giles THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MADRID _ An 8-year-old Ivory Coast boy caught being smuggled into Spain in a suitcase last month was reunited Monday […]
June 8, 2015

Growing conservation push in north Haiti focuses on restoring coastlines, overfished waters

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CARACOL, Haiti _ Only little fish are pulled from the coastal waters off Haiti. In this overfished area of northern […]
June 8, 2015

How’s marriage doing? A mixed diagnosis finds rich poor gap, later vows, gays gaining access

By David Crary THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Through two decades of debate on whether America’s gays and lesbians should have the right to marry, opponents of such […]
June 8, 2015

Dominican legislators tentatively allow presidents to hold office for 2 consecutive terms

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic _ Legislators in the Dominican Republic tentatively approved a bill Saturday that would allow presidents to seek re-election for a consecutive second […]
June 5, 2015

Michelle Obama to put international spin on core initiatives with coming European visit

By Darlene Superville THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON _ Michelle Obama plans to put an international spin on her core initiatives when she visits Europe later this […]
June 5, 2015

The Latest: NY Times asks US court to reveal Chuck Blazer’s plea deal with government

Updates with motion to unseal Daryll Warner plea agreement denied. — The New York Times has asked a U.S. federal judge to make public the government’s […]
June 5, 2015

The latest on surveillance shooting: Official says suspect spent a year in Saudi Arabia

A school official says Boston terror suspect Usaama Rahim spent his freshman year of high school in Saudi Arabia. Brookline, Massachusetts, school superintendent Bill Lupini says […]