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Fired Ukraine ambassador calls out ‘crisis’ in US diplomacy

Nov. 15, 2019 2:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The fired U.S. ambassador to Ukraine sounded an alarm Friday about the denigration of American diplomacy and the hollowing out of the State Department under President Donald Trump as she recounted how she became an early casualty of the behind-the-scenes negotiations that led to the...

Top US diplomat struggles to shrug off impeachment inquiry

Nov. 8, 2019 12:23 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tries to shrug off the impeachment inquiry that has ensnared the State Department and raised questions about his leadership. Pompeo portrays the inquiry, which centers on President Donald Trump's attempt to link U.S. military aid to Ukraine to a corruption...

Neighbors rally to address unsanitary properties near Butte

Oct. 28, 2019 2:39 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Residents of a Matanuska-Susitna Borough community want local and state authorities to act against two properties they contend are littered with junk vehicles, squatters and unsanitary conditions. About 100 residents at a meeting Wednesday in Butte complained about owners of two...

2 Burmese condemned for UK deaths seek Thai king's clemency

Oct. 24, 2019 5:08 AM EDT

NONTHABURI, Thailand (AP) — The families of two Myanmar migrant workers sentenced to death for the brutal murders of two British tourists in Thailand in 2014 have appealed to the Thai king to spare their lives. The mothers of Zaw Lin and Wai Phyo, accompanied by other relatives, lawyers and a senior...

Analysis: Trump's Syria move gets quick, negative results

Oct. 9, 2019 7:28 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. must escape the "Endless Wars" in the Middle East, President Donald Trump repeatedly declares. Mission accomplished, at least in the shortest of short terms. When on Wednesday Turkey attacked the Kurds, America's longtime battlefield allies, U.S. troops had evacuated from harm's...