Marathon talks produce Ukraine peace deal; cease-fire Sunday

 

 

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The peace deal reached Thursday for Ukraine, if it holds, would be a partial win for both Moscow and Kiev: Ukraine retains the separatist eastern regions and regains control of its border with Russia, while Russia holds strong leverage to keep Ukraine from ever becoming part of NATO.

  • Written by YURAS KARMANAU, Associated Press VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press

CBS '60 Minutes' correspondent Bob Simon dies in car crash

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime "60 Minutes" correspondent Bob Simon, who covered most major overseas conflicts and news stories since the late 1960s during a five-decade career in journalism, has died in a car crash. He was 73.

  • Written by TOM McELROY, Associated Press

Police: Parking dispute sparks 3 North Carolina killings

 

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — A long-running parking dispute between neighbors motivated a man to kill a woman, her newlywed husband and her sister at a quiet condominium complex near the University of North Carolina, police said Wednesday.

  • Written by MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press