Canceled rally does little to stem San Francisco fears


SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The late cancellation of two weekend political rallies in the San Francisco Bay Area has done little to stem fears that unrest and violence are brewing in the city.

  • Written by By JANIE HAR , Associated Press

Somalia's army chief: Raid killed civilians, not extremists

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's army chief says civilians, not extremists, were killed in a military operation Friday that both the United States and Somalia say they will investigate.



North Korea fires short-range missiles in latest test


SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired several rockets into the sea Saturday in the continuation of its rapid nuclear and missile expansion, prompting South Korea to press ahead with military drills involving U.S. troops that have angered Pyongyang.

  • Written by By KIM TONG-HYUNG , Associated Press

Palace suspect drove at UK police, went for 4-foot sword


LONDON (AP) — British counterterrorism police on Saturday were investigating a man who was detained after he drove a car at police outside Buckingham Palace then "reached for a 4-foot sword," injuring three police officers.


  • Written by By SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press