Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's deadliest single bombing in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most diverse and prosperous area.


Police: Burglary suspect dies after officers used stun gun

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A home burglary suspect has died after police used a stun gun on him, authorities said, adding the suspect resisted officers who found him wrapped in material that looked like it came from house air conditioner ducts.


China says it could declare air zone over South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — China warned other countries Wednesday against threatening its security in the South China Sea after an international tribunal handed the Philippines a victory by saying Beijing had no legal basis for its expansive claims there.

  • Written by GILLIAN WONG, Associated Press, JIM GOMEZ, Associated Press

Body of missing airman found in northern Italian river

MILAN (AP) — The body of a U.S. airman has been found in a river in the northern Italian town where he went missing 10 days ago, Italian and U.S. authorities said Tuesday.

  • Written by COLLEEN BARRY, Associated Press