OFFICIAL: SYRIAN MILITANTS DUG UP GRAVES TO FIND ISRAELIS

DAMASCUS, Syria - Insurgents excavated graves in a cemetery in a refugee camp in the Syrian capital Damascus in search of the remains...

CIVIL RIGHTS HISTORIANS TELL LITTLE KNOWN STORY OF WWII VET

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Hours after leaving military service behind in 1946, a decorated African-American World War II veteran still wearing...

 
 
 

VACANT FOR DECADES, DETROIT'S TRAIN STATION MAY GET NEW LIFE

DETROIT - The last train left Michigan Central Station 30 years ago and it has stood vacant ever since, a hulking embodiment of Detroit's...

THE WINNERS IN TOP US SNIFFER DOGS COMPETITION

GALLOWAY, N.J. - He's 8 years old, already going grey and loves to unwind by chewing on a white cotton towel. Hemi is a chocolate Labrador...

 
 
 

BOSTON'S MEMORIAL DAY FLAG GARDEN IDEA SPREADS ACROSS THE US

BOSTON - The solemn display of tens of thousands of U.S. flags that first appeared on Boston Common for Memorial Day a decade ago,...

PIPELINE PIQUE COMPLICATES HEITKAMP'S 2ND TERM SENATE HOPES

STANDING ROCK SIOUX RESERVATION, N.D. - Standing Rock Sioux tribal member Marlo Hunte-Beaubrun went door to door on North Dakota's...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: EGYPTIAN ‘LUCKY LOSER' MAKES GRAND SLAM DEBUT

PARIS - The Latest on the French Open, the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament : 1:30 p.m. Mohamed Safwat is the first man from...

AUSTRIAN LEADER BACKS ROLE FOR EU BORDER AGENCY IN AFRICA

BERLIN - Austria's chancellor says European border guards should be allowed to go to north Africa to prevent migrants from setting...

 
 
 

NEW BOUT OF HEAVY FIGHTING IN YEMEN KILLS DOZENS

SANAA, Yemen - Yemeni officials and witnesses say heavy fighting between pro-government forces and Shiite rebels in recent days has...

RUSSIA SAYS 4 OF ITS SOLDIERS HAVE BEEN KILLED IN SYRIA

MOSCOW - The Russian Defence Ministry says four of its soldiers have been killed in a clash with “terrorists” in northeastern Syria. The...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: SPAIN RESCUES 366 MIGRANTS IN MEDITERRANEAN

BERLIN - The Latest on migrants in Europe : 12:40 p.m. Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued 366 migrants attempting...

PAKISTAN NEEDS JUST 64 TO WIN 1ST TEST VS. ENGLAND

LONDON - Pakistan was set a target of 64 to win the first test against England at Lord's on Sunday after the home side was bowled out...

 
 
 

1 NEW EBOLA DEATH CONFIRMED IN CONGO, BRINGING TOTAL TO 12

KINSHASA, Congo - Congo's health ministry says there has been another death of a confirmed case of Ebola, bringing the number of fatalities...

GERMAN NATIONALISTS PLAN BERLIN MARCH, FACE COUNTER-PROTESTS

BERLIN - Supporters of the nationalist Alternative for Germany party are gathering for a march in central Berlin against Chancellor...

 
 
 

LEBANON LGBT SCENE EMPOWERED DESPITE CRACKDOWN

BEIRUT - For over a decade, Lebanon's LGBT community, the most vibrant and open in the Arab world, has focused on activism to combat...

HUGE LIGHTNING STORMS IN UK DISRUPT TRAVEL AT LONDON AIRPORT

LONDON - British meteorologists say up to 20,000 lightning strikes hit the U.K. during a powerful overnight thunderstorm, and a London-area...

 
 
 

AMID RAPE ALLEGATION, JORDAAN RE-ELECTED SAFRICA SOCCER BOSS

JOHANNESBURG - Danny Jordaan, the chief organizer of the 2010 World Cup, was re-elected as president of the South African Football...

IRISH TURN ATTENTION TO PARLIAMENT AS ABORTION BAN VOTED OUT

DUBLIN - Attention is turning Sunday to Ireland's parliament now that the country's citizens have voted in landslide numbers to remove...

 
 
 

PENRITH TAKES OVER NRL LEAD WITH EASY WIN OVER DRAGONS

SYDNEY, Australia - The National Rugby League has a new competition leader for the first time this season after the Penrith Panthers...

CRUCIAL LAST TV DEBATE LOOMS FOR ONTARIO LEADERS AS JUNE 7 VOTING DAY NEARS

TORONTO - The third and final televised debate of Ontario's election campaign will be broadcast this evening. It will offer voters...

 
 
 



North Korea is committed to a summit with Trump and 'complete...

North Korea is committed to a summit with Trump and 'complete denuclearization,' South Korea's president says

South Korea's president said Saturday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is committed to a US summit and "complete denuclearization." South Korean President Moon Jae-in met... Read more ...

Date and location for North Korea summit 'hasn't changed,' says president

Date and location for North Korea summit 'hasn't changed,' says president

U.S. President Donald Trump seemed to revive hopes for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month, telling reporters at the Oval Office late Saturday, "We're... Read more ...

NBA playoffs 2018: Both conference finals force Game 7 for first time in...

NBA playoffs 2018: Both conference finals force Game 7 for first time in nearly 40 years

Both the Eastern and Western Conference finals will go to Game 7 for the first time since 1979. Read more ...

James Hampton, Class of 2019 prospect, dies after collapsing in AAU game

James Hampton, Class of 2019 prospect, dies after collapsing in AAU game

James Hampton, a Class of 2019 prospect playing for Charlotte's AAU program Team United, died after collapsing on the court on Saturday. Read more ...

How to watch UFC Fight Night 130 today: Fight card, start time, online...

How to watch UFC Fight Night 130 today: Fight card, start time, online results, where to stream Till vs. Thompson

The UFC is in Liverpool, England, for the first time for today's UFC Fight Night 130 event. Here's how to watch. UFC Fight Night 130 takes place at Echo Arena in Liverpool. It... Read more ...

Champions League final 2018: Real Madrid wins third straight title as Gareth...

Champions League final 2018: Real Madrid wins third straight title as Gareth Bale makes history

Loris Karius' pair of awful mistakes made the headlines, but Real Madrid's hero was substitute Gareth Bale, who struck twice. Read more ...

Chiellini family longing for Liverpool win over 'unlikeable' Real Madrid as...

Chiellini family longing for Liverpool win over 'unlikeable' Real Madrid as Champions League bitterness lingers

The Juventus defender suffered quarter-final heartache at the hands of the Blancos and is hoping to see them come unstuck against the Reds in Kiev Read more ...

Champions League 2018 final: Real Madrid's Dani Carvajal limps out of final...

Champions League 2018 final: Real Madrid's Dani Carvajal limps out of final to prompt Spain fears

An apparent hamstring injury forced Spain defender Dani Carvajal out of Real Madrid's Champions League final against Liverpool . Read more ...

Ireland votes resoundingly to repeal abortion ban

Ireland votes resoundingly to repeal abortion ban

Ireland has voted an emphatic "yes" to amend the country's constitution to enable legislation that would allow women to have an abortion in a historic and emotionally charged... Read more ...

In new statement, Morgan Freeman maintains innocence against harassment...

In new statement, Morgan Freeman maintains innocence against harassment allegations

Morgan Freeman says he likes to compliment people to make them feel at ease around him but that he has never sexually assaulted women. Read more ...