The Latest: Dozens of Iraqis evacuated from IS-free village
BAGHDAD (AP) ? The Latest on the developments in Iraq where an operation by Iraqi forces and their allies to retake the city of Mosul from Islamic State militants is no in its second week (all times local):
Ex-Christie aide on trial in bridge case is back on standNEWARK, N.J. (AP) ? Federal prosecutors are cross-examining a former aide to Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie who is on trial in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.
Crews start dismantling French camp while migrants remain
CALAIS, France (AP) ? Crews in hard hats and orange jumpsuits on Tuesday started dismantling a makeshift camp in France that has become a symbol of Europe's migrant crisis while thousands of people remained there waiting to be relocated.
Albania's constitutional court suspends law key to EU hopesTIRANA, Albania (AP) ? Albania's Constitutional Court has suspended a law that requires the vetting of the personal and professional backgrounds of judges and prosecutors, key to judicial reforms needed to convince the European Union to launch membership negotiations.
Demolition work begins in Calais 'Jungle': AFP
Paris (AFP) - Workers escorted by scores of French police officers moved into the "Jungle" camp in Calais on Tuesday, demolishing shacks and tents emptied of migrants being bussed to centres around France.
Must see TV: why gutting NAFTA unlikely to create U.S. jobs
Both U.S. presidential candidates routinely criticize free-trade deals they blame for the loss of American jobs. Winnsboro, South Carolina-based Element, and the television industry more broadly, offer a window into the complexity of industrial supply chains and illustrate why pushing manufacturing jobs back to the United States is so difficult. Element's plant in South Carolina is nearly identical to a rival factory operated by Taiwanese conglomerate Tatung Company that sits on a dusty back street in this Mexican border town.
Quite the night: Cleveland ready to rock sports world
Always up for a party, Cleveland's about to rock like never before. For more than 50 years, fans agonized while waiting for one their three major professional teams to win a championship, a drought that ...
Iraqi forces battle IS in western town, far from Mosul
BAGHDAD (AP) ? Iraqi forces backed by U.S.-led coalition airstrikes battled Islamic State militants for a third day on Tuesday in a remote western town, hundreds of kilometers (miles) to the south of the operation to retake the northern city of Mosul, U.S. and Iraqi officials said.
Sen. Toomey's neighbors' homes hit with anti-GOP graffiti
Vatican, Argentine church to open 'dirty war' archivesVATICAN CITY (AP) ? The Vatican and Argentina's bishops have finished cataloguing their archives from the country's "dirty war" and will soon make them available to victims and their relatives who have long accused the church of complicity with the military dictatorship.