Committee to hear from founder of firm tied to Trump dossier

WASHINGTON (AP) — The co-founder of a Washington opposition research firm that produced a dossier of salacious allegations involving President Donald Trump is set to speak behind closed doors to congressional investigators.

  • Written by By ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press

Commuter train crash injures dozens, none critically

UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — A commuter train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday morning, injuring dozens of passengers and the train's operator, a transit spokeswoman said.


UN opens employment center for Syrians in Jordan

ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP, Jordan (AP) — Aid groups have opened an employment center in a sprawling refugee camp in Jordan to provide more work permits for Syrians who have fled civil war.


Trump won places drowning in despair. Can he save them?

ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — One-hundred-fifty baskets of pink petunias hang from the light posts all over this city, watered regularly by residents trying to make their community feel alive again. A local artist spends his afternoons high in a bucket truck, painting a block-long mural of a little girl blowing bubbles, each circle the scene of an imagined, hopeful future.

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  • Written by By CLAIRE GALOFARO , Associated Press

Barcelona fugitive shot dead outside city wearing bomb belt


SUBIRATS, Spain (AP) — A man thought to be the driver in the Barcelona van attack was shot dead by Spanish police Monday after authorities announced he also was suspected of killing the owner of a hijacked getaway car. The fugitive was wearing a bomb belt, authorities said.


  • Written by By JOSEPH WILSON and ARITZ PARRA , Associated Press