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.


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