Pipeline protest site a city unto itself with school, meals

NEAR THE STANDING ROCK SIOUX RESERVATION, N.D. (AP) — Tribal flags, horses, tents, hand-built shelters and teepees dominate one of the biggest, newest communities in North Dakota, built in a valley on federal land near the confluence of the Missouri and Cannonball rivers.

  • Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press

AP, other media sue FBI for details on iPhone hacking tool

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press and two other news organizations sued the FBI on Friday to learn who the government paid and how much it spent to hack into an iPhone in its investigation into last year's San Bernardino, California, massacre.

  • Written by ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

Ravaged by conflict, Yemen's coast faces rising malnutrition

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Sitting by her son's hospital bed, Houdaid Masbah looks at her 5-year-old boy's skeletal body and sunken cheeks, helplessness engulfing her like a thick cloud — a desperation she shares with many other mothers in Hodeidah.

  • Written by AHMED AL-HAJ, Associated Press

Diverse America divided on flag, anthem, other symbols

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The oldest Latino civil rights group in the United States opens every meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance, a tradition resulting from a long fight to prove Hispanics belong in this country.

  • Written by JANIE HAR, Associated Press, RUSSELL CONTRERAS, Associated Press