Trump wants to end welfare as Bill Clinton knows it


WASHINGTON (AP) — Overhauling welfare was one of the defining goals of Bill Clinton's presidency, starting with a campaign promise to "end welfare as we know it," continuing with a bitter policy fight and producing change that remains hotly debated 20 years later.

  • Written by By CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press

Militants assault worshippers in Sinai, killing at least 184


EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Militants attacked a crowded mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, settling off explosives, spraying worshippers with gunfire and killing at least 184 people in the deadliest ever attack on Egyptian civilians by Islamic extremists.

  • Written by By ASHRAF SWEILAM and BRIAN ROHAN , Associated Press

'We must work together,' Zimbabwe's new leader declares


HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed Friday he will work to reduce crushing unemployment and return the country to prosperity after years of decline, as the nation cheered a new beginning after the extraordinary exit of Robert Mugabe.


  • Written by By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and FARAI MUTSAKA , Associated Press

Sound heard in Argentine sub search was likely 'explosion'


MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina (AP) — An apparent explosion occurred near the time and place an Argentine submarine went missing, the country's navy reported Thursday, prompting relatives of the vessel's 44 crew members to burst into tears and some to say they had lost hope of a rescue.

  • Written by By ALMUDENA CALATRAVA and LUIS ANDRES HENAO , Associated Press