62 soldiers on trial in Istanbul for alleged part in coupISTANBUL (AP) ? Dozens of officers and soldiers went on trial Monday in Istanbul for their alleged role in the failed military coup in July.
18 die amid apparent winter tornadoes, other storms in South
Bridgit Simmons and her family had heard storm warnings all day Sunday, but that afternoon it all happened so fast as storms that killed at least 18 over the weekend moved across the Deep South. She along ...
Trump begins first week in office with outreach
President Donald Trump is set to meet with congressional leaders from both parties to discuss his agenda, as he enters his first official week in the White House and works to begin delivering on his ambitious ...
Russian planes strike IS targets near Syria's Deir al-Zor -defminMOSCOW (Reuters) - Six Russian TU-22 strategic bombers carried out air strikes on Islamic State targets near the eastern Syrian city of Deir al-Zor on Monday, Russian news agencies reported, citing the defense ministry. (Reporting by Jack Stubbs; Writing by Maria Kiselyova; Editing by Alexander Winning)
Prices soar, families use river water as Islamic State besieges Syrian cityFood prices have soared and families are drinking untreated river water in the Syrian city of Deir al-Zor, the U.N. children's agency UNICEF said on Monday, as a siege imposed by Islamic State threatens tens of thousands of civilians. Islamic State militants launched a fierce assault on Syrian government-held areas of Deir al-Zor earlier this month, capturing an area used to supply the city through air drops as the assault cut the state-controlled area in two.
2 suspects in custody in deadly San Antonio mall shooting
Eq. Guinea opposition denounces arrival of Gambia's JammehABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) ? Equatorial Guinea's opposition has denounced the government's decision to welcome exiled Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, who flew to the Central African nation over the weekend after 22 years in power.
Global stocks slip amid concern over Trump policies on trade
Major global stock markets mostly fell on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump promised "America first" policies, adding to concern about possible trade protectionism. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's ...
Congo's Catholic church warns Kabila deal risks falling apart
A deal struck last month requiring Congo President Joseph Kabila to step down after elections this year risks unravelling if politicians do not quickly reach compromises on implementing the accord, Catholic bishops mediating the talks said on Monday. The Dec. 31 deal was greeted as a critical step towards averting a slide into anarchy and possibly civil war in Democratic Republic of Congo over Kabila's decision to remain in power when his mandate expired last month. The accord, signed by representatives of Kabila's ruling coalition and the main opposition bloc, bars Kabila from trying to change the constitution to stand for a third term in an election to be held by the end of this year.
SEC probing Yahoo over previously disclosed cyber breach: filing
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating a previously disclosed data breach at Yahoo Inc, the company said in a filing. Yahoo said in a November 2016 quarterly filing that it was ?cooperating with federal, state and foreign? agencies, including the SEC, that were seeking information and documents about a "security incident and related matters." The SEC is investigating whether two massive data breaches at Yahoo should have been reported sooner to investors, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter.