Conservative group linked to woman who falsely accused Moore

 

NEW YORK (AP) — A conservative group known for undercover investigations has been linked to a woman who falsely told The Washington Post that Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore impregnated her as a teenager, the newspaper reported.

  • Written by By STEVE PEOPLES , Associated Press

Trump, honoring Navajos, revives 'Pocahontas' jab at Warren

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump returned to his own kind of code talking Monday by deriding Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren as "Pocahontas" at a White House event honoring Native American war heroes.

  • Written by By LAURIE KELLMAN and CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press

Pope demands rights for all in Myanmar, omits 'Rohingya'

 

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — Pope Francis insisted Tuesday that Myanmar's future depends on respecting the rights of each ethnic group, an indirect show of support for Rohingya Muslims who have been subject to decades of discrimination and a recent military crackdown described by the U.N. as a textbook campaign of "ethnic cleansing."

  • Written by By NICOLE WINFIELD , Associated Press

Kenya president sworn in after months-long election turmoil

 

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in for a second term Tuesday in what some hoped would be the end of months of election turmoil, which Kenyatta said stretched the country "almost to the breaking point." But violence continued, with at least one person killed as police fired rifles and tear gas to break up a large opposition gathering.

  • Written by By TOM ODULA , Associated Press