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Pope’s Asian agenda: Disarmament, martyrs, family reunion

Nov. 17, 2019 9:06 AM EST

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has agendas both pastoral and personal for his trip to Asia, where he’ll appeal for global nuclear disarmament at the sites of the atomic bomb and minister to two tiny Catholic communities that have suffered gruesome periods of persecution. Emphasizing the dignity of...

Boy whose mother joined IS in Syria returns to dad in Italy

Nov. 8, 2019 7:41 AM EST

ROME (AP) — An 11-year-old Albanian boy whose mother took him to Syria five years ago when she joined the Islamic State group returned on Friday to Italy for a joyous reunion with his father and sisters. The boy, Alvin, wearing a red cap, smiled shyly as he was escorted by two policewomen at Rome's...

The Latest: 5 kids are stable after surviving Mexico attack

Nov. 5, 2019 7:37 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of U.S. citizens in northern Mexico (all times local): 6:30 p.m. A relative of the extended family members killed in a drug cartel ambush in northern Mexico says five children who survived the shooting are in stable condition at an Arizona hospital. Aaron...

The Latest: 5 victims named in California Halloween shooting

Nov. 2, 2019 3:02 AM EDT

ORINDA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the Halloween night shooting in California that killed 4 people (all times local): 12 a.m. A fifth person has died as a result of a Halloween night shooting at an Airbnb rental in Northern California. The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office announced late Friday night...

Halloween terror: 4 killed at Northern California party

Nov. 2, 2019 12:18 AM EDT

ORINDA, Calif. (AP) — Four people were killed and at least four injured at a Halloween party shooting at a Northern California home rented by a woman who falsely claimed she wanted the Airbnb so her asthmatic family members could escape wildfire smoke, police and a person with knowledge of the transaction...

Barrett falls vs Duke teammate Reddish, and Zion is next

Oct. 17, 2019 1:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — RJ Barrett kept misfiring, a rough start to his college reunion week at Madison Square Garden. Barrett did plenty of things well but not shooting, going 4 for 14 on Wednesday night in the New York Knicks' 100-96 loss to the Atlanta Hawks. Old teammate Cam Reddish left with a victory, but...

Class of '59 shares special bond as last grads of NC school

Oct. 7, 2019 12:06 AM EDT

ROCKWELL, N.C. (AP) — As a teenager attending Rockwell High School, Ann Brown Miller drove a school bus, her route taking her along Old Beatty Ford Road and around the Gold Hill area. She thought the pay was good — $25 a month. And she knew how to discipline the kids, some who might even be her age...