Police end NAACP sit-in against attorney general nominee

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The national president of the NAACP and five others were arrested after staging a sit-in Tuesday at the Alabama office of Sen. Jeff Sessions, the nominee for U.S. attorney general, the civil rights group said.

  • Written by By KIM CHANDLER , Associated Press

Turkey identifies club gunman; Erdogan speaks to nation

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey has identified the gunman in the Istanbul nightclub massacre, the foreign minister said Wednesday as the president vowed that the country won't surrender to terrorists or become divided.

  • Written by By DUSAN STOJANOVIC , Associated Press

Indian police detain 6 for New Year's Eve molestations

NEW DELHI (AP) — Police in the southern Indian city of Bangalore detained at least six suspects Wednesday after several women said they were groped and molested during New Year's Eve celebrations in the city that is the country's information technology hub.

  • Written by By ASHOK SHARMA , Associated Press