What to expect from Putin and a resurgent Russia

 

MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin now has a stronger hold on Russia — and stronger place in the world — thanks to an overwhelming mandate for yet another term as president.

  • Written by By ANGELA CHARLTON , Associated Press

EU criticizes Turkey's offensive in Syrian town of Afrin

BEIRUT (AP) — The European Union's top diplomat criticized Turkey on Monday over its military offensive in a northern Syrian town, calling on Ankara to ensure that fighting eases in the conflict-torn country.

  • Written by By SARAH EL DEEB , Associated Press

Bridge collapse: Seconds separated those who lived and died

MIAMI (AP) — They had just finished up lunch, and set off to run a humdrum errand: a drive to the travel agency to pick up airline tickets for their annual visit to their beloved homeland Cuba.

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  • Written by By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON, JENNIFER KAY and CLAIRE GALOFARO , Associated Press

AP names Nancy Benac as White House news editor

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nancy Benac, a veteran Washington journalist who has covered the presidency and national political campaigns, has been named White House news editor at The Associated Press.

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  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF