Small airplane makes emergency landing on highway in Hungary
French jihadi network that groomed Bataclan killer on trialPARIS (AP) ? The jihadi network that recruited and groomed one of the suicide attackers in the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris is on trial this week.
Texas trying revamped sex offender treatment program
LITTLEFIELD, Texas (AP) ? Outside of a struggling West Texas town, about a mile from the high school, sits a one-story brick building, its perimeter fencing topped with razor wire. Since last fall, it's been home to some of Texas' most violent sex offenders.
Stephen Hawking baffled by dynamics of Trump's popularity
For the 1st time in 16 years, French Open is washed out
Uncharted waters: Restoring deep Gulf fouled by BP spill
NEW ORLEANS (AP) ? Far offshore and a mile deep in the dark world below the Gulf of Mexico's gleaming surface, the catastrophic BP oil spill of 2010 did untold damage on the ocean floor. But scientists are unsure they can do much to heal places in the deep that were hurt the most as they undertake what's being called the largest ecosystem restoration effort ever.
Glass House to host more arts, outreach programs on grounds
The museum that operates the Glass House, the internationally known modernist landmark designed by architect Philip Johnson, is moving to expand arts programming and the fundraisers its hosts on the building grounds in New Canaan.
Chad ex-dictator gets life sentence for regime's crimes
A special court in Senegal sentenced former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre to life in prison on Monday for war crimes, crimes against humanity and a litany of other charges, including rape. The verdict brings a long-awaited reckoning to families of the up to 40,000 people killed and the many kidnapped, raped or tortured under his 1982-1990 rule as president of Chad. "Hissene Habre, this court finds you guilty of crimes against humanity, rape, forced slavery, and kidnapping," as well as war crimes, said Gberdao Gustave Kam, Burkinabe president of the Extraordinary African Chambers (CAE) court.
Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido rescued after kidnapping
Tropical Depression Bonnie brings heavy rain to CarolinasCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) ? Tropical Depression Bonnie's heavy rains are weakening over South Carolina as a wet Memorial Day holiday weekend comes to an end in the area.