Farewell Cassini: Saturn spacecraft makes fiery, final dive


CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's Cassini spacecraft disintegrated in the skies above Saturn on Friday in a final, fateful blaze of cosmic glory, following a remarkable journey of 20 years.

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  • Written by By MARCIA DUNN , AP Aerospace Writer

St. Louis ex-officer acquitted in killing of black man

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A white former police officer was acquitted Friday in the 2011 death of a black man who was fatally shot following a high-speed chase, with the judge declaring that he would not be swayed by "partisan interests, public clamor or fear of criticism."

  • Written by By JIM SALTER , Associated Press

Fleeing Rohingya Muslims watch as homes burn in Myanmar


TUMBRU, Bangladesh (AP) — Days after fleeing their village on the Myanmar side of the border fence, a group of Rohingya Muslims watched from just inside Bangladesh as yet another house went up in flames.

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  • Written by By JULHAS ALAM , Associated Press

Trump tweet on London police draws UK rebuke


WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's suggestion that London police could have done more to prevent a homemade bomb explosion drew speedy pushback Friday from British Prime Minister Theresa May.

  • Written by By CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press