Istanbul gunman captured after more than 2 weeks on run

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish police captured the gunman who carried out the deadly New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul, with officials saying Tuesday that he's an Uzbekistan national who trained in Afghanistan and confessed to the massacre.

  • Written by MEHMET GUZEL , Associated Press

MH370 hunt ends, maybe forever, after nearly 3 years, $160M

SYDNEY (AP) — The nearly three-year search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended Tuesday, possibly forever — not because investigators have run out of leads, but because the countries involved in the expensive and vast deep-sea hunt have shown no appetite for opening another big phase.

  • Written by KRISTEN GELINEAU , Associated Press

Ukraine files case against Russia at UN's highest court

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Ukraine has filed a case against Russia at the United Nations' highest court, accusing Moscow of illegally annexing Crimea and illicitly funding separatist rebel groups in eastern Ukraine.

  • Written by MIKE CORDER , Associated Press

Iran says Trump's talk on nuclear deal is 'mainly slogans'

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president has compared talk of renegotiating its nuclear accord to "converting a shirt back to cotton," and says U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's talk of doing so is "mainly slogans."