Human remains found in search for missing men, 1 victim ID'd

NEW HOPE, Pa. (AP) — Investigators found the body of one of four missing young men Wednesday night, along with other human remains, buried deep in a common grave on a Pennsylvania farm. They vowed to "bring each and every one of these lost boys home to their families, one way or another."

  • Written by By BOB LENTZ and MARYCLAIRE DALE , Associated Press

Chinese political prisoner Liu Xiaobo dies at age 61

SHENYANG, China (AP) — Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, China's most prominent political prisoner, died Thursday at a hospital in the country's northeast, officials said. He was 61.



APNewsBreak: House reaches deal to greatly expand GI Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans and Democrats have reached initial agreement on the biggest expansion of college aid for military veterans in a decade, removing a 15-year time limit to tap into benefits and boosting money for thousands in the National Guard and Reserve.

  • Written by By HOPE YEN , Associated Press

US vets to get France's highest distinction for WWII service

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A bombardier who became known for his accuracy as he flew 31 raids during World War II is one of three Rhode Island veterans who will receive France's highest distinction, the Legion of Honor.

  • Written by By JENNIFER McDERMOTT , Associated Press