UN says half the people in Central African Republic need aid

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Half of the population in Central African Republic is in need of humanitarian assistance after an upsurge in violence since September displaced another 100,000 people, the United Nations said Thursday.

  • Written by HIPPOLYTE MARBOUA and CARLEY PETESCH , Associated Press

Yahoo breach indictments may shed light on other hacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. authorities may now be in a better position to figure out if Russian hackers and Russian spies swayed last year's presidential elections.

  • Written by ERIC TUCKER and MICHAEL LIEDTKE , Associated Press

Student arrested after shots fired at French high school

PARIS (AP) — An armed high school student was arrested and police fanned out around a picturesque perfume capital in southern France after a school shooting that left at least two wounded.

  • Written by ELAINE GANLEY and LORI HINNANT , Associated Press

Trump's allies melting away on wiretapping claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's explosive allegation that Barack Obama wiretapped his New York skyscraper during the presidential campaign has left him increasingly isolated, with allies on Capitol Hill and within his own administration offering no evidence to back him up.

  • Written by JULIE PACE , AP White House Correspondent