At the Vatican, Sanders blasts 'immoral' wealth inequality

Sanders meets with Pope Francis, calls it a 'real honor'

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Bernie Sanders issued a global call to action at the Vatican on Friday to address "immoral and unsustainable" wealth inequality and poverty, using the high-profile gathering to echo one of the central platforms of his presidential campaign.

  • Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press, NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press

Financial markets are calmer, but world economy faces risks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The world economy is still sluggish. But at least markets are calmer and China's economic problems look more manageable than they did when the world's top finance officials met in February.

  • Written by PAUL WISEMAN, AP Economics Writers MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writers

Rival camps reflect Brazil's divide amid impeachment

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Separated by only a boulevard, two rival camps of demonstrators in Brazil's capital underscore the sharp ideological divide that is playing out in Congress as lawmakers debate whether to oust the president.

  • Written by JENNY BARCHFIELD, Associated Press

Experts give new details of IS destruction of Syrian museum

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Experts back from assessing damage at the museum in Palmyra offered grim new details Saturday about the extent of the destruction caused by the Islamic State group during the 10 months it ruled the ancient town.

  • Written by ZEINA KARAM, Associated Press