More Ap Articles

  • New stretch of US 31 near South Bend opening up

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — State highway officials are telling motorists to expect delays as crews open a new stretch of U.S. 31 between South Bend and Plymouth. The Indiana Department of Transportation says crews will begin shifting traffic to the new 20-mile section of divided,...

  • Authorities analyze voice in hunt for Foley killer

    Published: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    LONDON (AP) — Experts say police and security services are using voice-recognition software and other technology, as well as human tips, as they scramble to identify the militant recorded on a video showing the killing of American journalist James Foley. Prime Minister David Cameron...

  • Irish peacemaker, ex-premier Reynolds dies at 81

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    DUBLIN (AP) — Albert Reynolds, the straight-talking Irish prime minister who played a key role in delivering peace to Northern Ireland but struggled to keep his own governments intact, died Thursday after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 81. His eldest son, Philip, said...

  • Israeli airstrike kills 3 senior Hamas leaders

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — An Israeli airstrike in Gaza killed three senior commanders of the Hamas military wing Thursday, delivering a likely blow to the organization's morale and highlighting the long reach of Israel's intelligence services. The pre-dawn strike leveled a...

  • 39 dead, dozens missing in Japan landslides

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police say the death toll from rain-triggered landslides on the outskirts of Hiroshima city has risen to 39, with 51 people still missing. Search efforts continued Thursday, a day after a series of landslides crushed dozens of houses, burying residents underneath...

  • Poland protests joke at swimming event in Berlin

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish officials have complained to the organizers of the European Swimming Championships in Berlin after an announcer introduced the Polish team by joking that they would return home with stolen cars. Poland's Foreign Ministry said its embassy in Berlin was...

  • 5 Ukrainian troops killed; fierce battles reported

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Five troops were killed and two civilians died in the past 24 hours in rebel-held areas of eastern Ukraine as government troops pressed to recapture more territory from pro-Russian separatists. Ukrainian troops have made significant advances into rebel-held...

  • Bus falls down gorge in northern India, killing 22

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    NEW DELHI (AP) — A crowded minibus veered off a mountain road and fell into a gorge Thursday, killing at least 22 people in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, a district official said. Santu Lal said police and volunteers pulled 22 bodies from the 500-foot (150-meter)...

  • Freed activist won't stop 14-year hunger strike

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    NEW DELHI (AP) — India's most famous prisoner of conscience has walked free after nearly 14 years in jail but vowed to continue the hunger strike that landed her in prison for attempted suicide, her brother said Thursday. Irom Sharmila, 42, has not eaten a single morsel of food...

  • WHO officials to visit Liberian Ebola clinics

    Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

    MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Calm returned Thursday to the slum of West Point in Liberia's capital that was sealed off in the government's desperate attempt to halt the spread of Ebola, a day after clashes erupted between residents and troops and police who were enforcing the quarantine....

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
AUG
21
AUG
22
AUG
23
AUG
24
AUG
25
AUG
26
AUG
27
AUG
28
AUG
29
AUG
30
AUG
31
SEP
1
SEP
2
SEP
3
Advertisement