Cape Town's water crisis highlights city's rich-poor divide


CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — "Day Zero" is approaching as South Africa's showcase city of Cape Town prepares to turn off most water taps amid the worst drought in a century. Tensions among the four million residents are highlighting a class divide in a country with one of the world's highest rates of inequality.

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  • Written by By BRAM JANSSEN, Associated Press

What the GOP memo says (and doesn't say)


WASHINGTON (AP) — After more than a week of partisan bickering and social media-fueled buildup, the #releasethememo crowd got their wish.


  • Written by By CHAD DAY , Associated Press

Arizona man who sold ammo to Las Vegas shooter is charged


CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man who sold ammunition to the gunman who carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history was charged Friday with manufacturing armor-piercing bullets, according to court documents.

  • Written by By JACQUES BILLEAUD , Associated Press