Kerry calls for common ground with Russia on Syria, Ukraine

 

MOSCOW (AP) — The United States and Russia need to find "common ground" to end Syria's civil war and restore stability in eastern Ukraine, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday.

  • Written by MATTHEW LEE, AP Diplomatic Writer

Activists: Nigeria military killed hundreds of Shiites

 

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Activists on Tuesday accused Nigeria's military of killing hundreds upon hundreds, perhaps as many as 1,000, Shiite Muslims in just three days in what the country's top human rights protector is calling "a massacre" in the ancient Islamic town of Zaria.

  • Written by MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press

Russian capsule heads for space station

 

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Russian space capsule carrying three astronauts from the United States, Britain and Russia has blasted off for the International Space Station.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

FAA to require most drones to be registered and marked

Spurred by numerous reports of drones flying near jets and airports, the federal government will require that the aircraft be registered to make it easier to identify owners and educate amateur aviators.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS