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.
Crews have started dismantling the squalid migrant camp in France known as "the jungle"CALAIS, France (AP) ? Crews have started dismantling the squalid migrant camp in France known as "the jungle"
Workers start knocking down Calais camp structures: Reuters witness
A group of about 20 workers began on Tuesday to slowly destroy the Calais "Jungle" camp structures using sledgehammers and by hand, according to a Reuters reporter at the scene, who also saw two small bulldozers waiting nearby. The demolition of the camp was scheduled to take place as part of government plans to clear it.
Merck beats Street 3Q forecasts, hikes 2016 profit forecast
Restrained spending and higher sales of vaccines and prescription medicines for cancer and other diseases helped Merck & Co. post a 20 percent jump in third-quarter profit, easily beating Wall Street expectations.
Will he chew gum? Japan wary of Philippine leader's visit
Militants attack Pakistan police academy, killing 61
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) ? Militants wearing suicide vests stormed a Pakistani police academy in the southwestern city of Quetta overnight, killing 61 people, mostly police cadets and recruits, and waging a ferocious gunbattle with troops that lasted into early hours Tuesday.
Somali extremists kill 12 non-Muslims in northern Kenya
Russia: West hypocritical on Aleppo, doing similar in MosulMOSCOW (AP) ? Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Western outrage over a Russian bombing campaign in the Syrian city of Aleppo is hypocritical because Western governments are carrying out a similar operation in the Iraqi city of Mosul.
Israeli army: Man wounded by gunfire from EgyptJERUSALEM (AP) ? The Israeli military says an Israeli man has been shot and wounded by gunfire emanating from neighboring Egypt.
US home prices rose in August, lifted by dwindling supply
U.S. home prices climbed at a solid pace in August as more home buyers competed for fewer available properties. The Standard & Poor's CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 5.1 percent in ...