Turkish jets bombard Kurdish-run city of Afrin in Syria

 

KOCABEYLI, Turkey (AP) — Turkish jets bombed the Kurdish-controlled city of Afrin in northern Syria on Saturday, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan promised to expand Turkey's military border operations against a Kurdish group that has been the U.S.'s key Syria ally in the war on the Islamic State group.

  • Written by By MEHMET GUZEL and PHILIP ISSA , Associated Press

Records: Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar

 

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After three months of investigation, police have learned more about Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock: He was a high-stakes gambler on a losing streak, obsessed with cleanliness, possibly bipolar and was having difficulties with his live-in girlfriend.

  • Written by By MICHAEL BALSAMO and KEN RITTER , Associated Press

Paul Bocuse, globe-trotting master of French cuisine, dies

 

PARIS (AP) — Paul Bocuse, the master chef who defined French cuisine for more than half a century and put it on tables around the world, a man who raised the profile of top chefs from invisible kitchen artists to international celebrities, has died at 91, French officials announced.

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  • Written by By ELAINE GANLEY, Associated Press

Trump travel ban to get day in Supreme Court

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries.

  • Written by By MARK SHERMAN , Associated Press

Autopsy: Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose

 

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Petty died last year because of an accidental drug overdose that his family said occurred on the same day he found out his hip was broken after performing dozens of shows with a less serious injury.

  • Written by By NEKESA MUMBI MOODY , AP Entertainment Writer