UN, aid groups warn of 'starvation and death' in Yemen

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The United Nations and more than 20 aid groups said Thursday that the Saudi-led coalition's tightening of a blockade on war-torn Yemen could bring millions of people closer to "starvation and death."

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  • Written by By AHMED AL-HAJ, Associated Press

Report: Moore accused of sexual contact with 14-year old


WASHINGTON (AP) — An Alabama woman says Roy Moore, the Republican nominee for next month's U.S. Senate election, made inappropriate advances and had sexual contact with her when she was 14, according to a Washington Post story Thursday.


  • Written by By STEVE PEOPLES , Associated Press

AP Exclusive: Russia Twitter trolls deflected Trump bad news

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Disguised Russian agents on Twitter rushed to deflect scandalous news about Donald Trump just before last year's presidential election while straining to refocus criticism on the mainstream media and Hillary Clinton's campaign, according to an Associated Press analysis of since-deleted accounts.

  • Written by By RYAN NAKASHIMA and BARBARA ORTUTAY , AP Technology Writers

Study: Most student loan fraud claims involve for-profits

WASHINGTON (AP) — Students who attended for-profit colleges filed more than 98 percent of the requests for student loan forgiveness alleging fraud by their schools, according to an analysis of Education Department data published Thursday.

  • Written by By MARIA DANILOVA , Associated Press