Grisly 24-hour period leaves 4 dead in Venezuela unrest

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Business owners shuttered shops, a burned police station stood charred black and a state officer in western Venezuela was under arrest Tuesday following a spasm of violence that resulted in at least four deaths in anti-government protests.

  • Written by HANNAH DREIER, Associated Press CHRISTINE ARMARIO, Associated Press

Newly freed Chelsea Manning: 'I'm figuring things out'

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pvt. Chelsea Manning, the soldier who was sentenced to 35 years in a military prison for giving classified materials to WikiLeaks, said Wednesday that she's excited about what lies ahead, just hours after she walked free after serving seven years behind bars.

  • Written by JIM SUHR, Associated Press

US admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

TOKYO (AP) — The top American military officer in the Pacific said Wednesday that North Korea's recent military actions are "a recipe for a disaster" and warned against a sense of complacency in the face of increasing tensions on the Korean Peninsula.

  • Written by KAORI HITOMI, Associated Press