Berlin Christmas market reopens as hunt for attacker goes on

BERLIN (AP) — The Berlin Christmas market that was ripped apart by a deadly truck attack reopened Thursday in a signal of the German capital's resilience, while authorities across Europe kept up the hunt for a Tunisian suspect whose fingerprints were reportedly on the truck.

  • Written by GEIR MOULSON, Associated Press

Obama bans future oil leases in much of Arctic, Atlantic

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama on Tuesday designated the bulk of U.S.-owned waters in the Arctic Ocean and certain areas in the Atlantic Ocean as indefinitely off limits to future oil and gas leasing.

  • Written by KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press

Germany hunts 'violent and armed' Tunisian in truck attack

BERLIN (AP) — Germany on Wednesday launched a Europe-wide manhunt for a "violent and armed" Tunisian man with ties to Islamic extremists who has used at least six different names and three different nationalities, saying he is a suspect in the Berlin Christmas market attack.

  • Written by GEIR MOULSON, Associated Press

911 call in road-rage case: 'This little kid's been shot'

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Newly released 911 recordings depict a frantic, chaotic scene as a grandmother pulls into a Little Rock shopping center and discovers her 3-year-old grandson has been shot in what police describe as a road-rage killing.

  • Written by JILL BLEED, Associated Press