Activists: Civilians among 21 killed in US-led Syria strikes

BEIRUT (AP) — U.S.-led coalition aircraft struck two locations in northern Syria on Saturday, killing at least 21 people, including a woman and her six children who were on a boat fleeing clashes between the Islamic State group and U.S.-backed fighters, activist groups said.


Police hunt for gun theft suspect with manifesto for Trump

JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — The hunt continues Monday for a man suspected of stealing firearms from a Wisconsin gun store who sent an anti-government manifesto to President Donald Trump and has threatened to carry out an unspecified attack, sheriff's officials said.


AP Fact Check: Trump and lawmakers on Syria, jobs, court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Before the U.S. attack on a Syrian air base, President Donald Trump accused his predecessor of doing nothing when Syria's government used chemical weapons against its population in 2013. Trump is right that President Barack Obama issued what amounted to an empty threat of military action. The circumstances, though, were more complicated than Trump described.

  • Written by CALVIN WOODWARD and JIM DRINKARD , Associated Press

Wells Fargo Board faults aggressive culture in sales scandal

NEW YORK (AP) — An investigation into sales practices at Wells Fargo has blamed the bank's most senior management for creating an "aggressive sales culture" that led to bank staff opening millions of customer accounts without their authorization.

  • Written by KEN SWEET , AP Business Writer

G-7 ministers aim to press Russia to stop backing Assad

LUCCA, Italy (AP) — Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized nations were gathering in Italy Monday for a meeting given urgency by the chemical attack in Syria and the U.S. military response, with participants aiming to pressure Russia to end its support for President Bashar Assad and help mount a new push for peace.

  • Written by JILL LAWLESS and JOSH LEDERMAN , Associated Press