Obama's power over immigration drives Supreme Court dispute

WASHINGTON (AP) — The raging political fight over immigration comes to the Supreme Court on Monday in a dispute that could affect millions of people who are in the United States illegally.

  • Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

Video appears to show some kidnapped Chibok girls alive

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A schoolmate says she cried with joy when she saw a Boko Haram video appearing to show some of Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok girls, with images of tearful parents recognizing their daughters who have not been heard from since the mass abduction by the Islamic extremists two years ago.

  • Written by MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press

More shelling in Syria's Aleppo mars peace talks in Geneva

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian troops exchanged fire with rebels in the contested northern city of Aleppo on Thursday in a renewed bout of fighting that could further mar peace talks underway in Geneva.

  • Written by BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press

APNewsBreak: Thieves targeting California almonds, walnuts

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — International crime rings targeting California's booming agriculture industry are increasingly stealing truckloads of high-value nuts, prompting authorities and the firms falling victim to ramp up efforts to break the spree costing millions.

  • Written by SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press

Judge orders Abrini, 6 other suspects held for another month

BRUSSELS (AP) — A Belgian judge on Thursday ordered Mohamed Abrini and six other suspects arrested in connection with the attacks in Paris and Brussels kept behind bars for another month, prosecutors said.