US boycotts UN rights council debate on Israel, Palestinians

GENEVA (AP) — The State Department says the United States is boycotting a session at the U.N. Human Rights Council that focuses on Palestine and other Arab occupied territories, saying it is biased against Israel.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Britain to formally trigger process to leave EU on March 29

LONDON (AP) — Britain's government will begin the process of leaving the European Union on March 29, starting the clock on the two years in which to complete the most important negotiation for a generation.

  • Written by DANICA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS , Associated Press