Pope decries 'vile' attack on Syrians in Easter address

VATICAN CITY (AP) — On Christianity's most joyful day, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the "latest vile" attack on civilians in Syria.

  • Written by FRANCES D'EMILIO , Associated Press

Turkey votes to expand president's powers; critics cry fraud

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan won a historic referendum Sunday that will greatly expand the powers of his office, although opposition parties questioned the outcome and said they would challenge the results.

  • Written by ELENA BECATOROS, SUZAN FRASER and ZEYNEP BILGINSOY , Associated Press