UN holds first-ever summit on refugees and migrants

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — With more people forced to flee their homes than at any time since World War II, leaders and foreign ministers are expected to approve a document on Monday aimed at providing a more coordinated and humane response to the crisis.

  • Written by MICHAEL ASTOR, Associated Press

Measuring Occupy Wall Street's impact, 5 years later

NEW YORK (AP) — For a time, Occupy Wall Street was everywhere with its grass-roots encampments — first in New York City, then globally — and the refrain, "We are the 99 percent!"

  • Written by DEEPTI HAJELA, Associated Press MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press

EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — With policy splits among European Union countries putting their bloc under existential threat, national leaders agreed Friday on a six-month time table to come up with solutions for the multiple crises hobbling their union. But they delivered few concrete commitments on ways to bridge the deep differences.

  • Written by GEORGE JAHN, Associated Press, RAF CASERT, Associated Press

In Zika-stricken Miami, aerial pesticide spray adds to fears

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — In the only U.S. city confirmed to have mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus, some residents say they'd rather be bitten than be exposed to droplets of chemicals sprayed from planes to kill the bugs.

  • Written by JASON DEAREN, Associated Press, JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press