More Ap Articles

  • Car bomber kills 6 at Syrian government checkpoint

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Two rebel car bombs targeted two central Syrian areas controlled by government forces on Saturday, killing at least ten people as opposition forces fought fiercely to hold onto territory, officials and activists reported. Britain-based Syrian Observatory for...

  • EU official against cutting Russia gas ties

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    BERLIN (AP) — A senior European Union official says he opposes cutting back gas ties with Russia in the next few years but the bloc should work on diversifying supplies. Russia is a major European gas supplier, and mounting tensions over Ukraine have raised concerns about possible...

  • Iran general urges Tehran to make new UN pick

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A senior Iranian military official has urged the foreign ministry to name a new envoy to the U.N. after the U.S. blocked its chosen ambassador over alleged ties to the 1979 takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. Semiofficial Fars news agency also quoted Gen....

  • DVD featuring Seward history debuts

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    SEWARD, Alaska (AP) — On short notice, and with limited fanfare, a surprisingly large crowd of Sewardites turned out to preview a series of educational videos about the history of the Eastern Kenai Peninsula. The episodes starred a team of local high school student narrators...

  • Death toll in SKorea ferry sinking climbs to 32

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — South Korean coast guard officials say they've found three more bodies from the sinking of a ferry, raising the death toll to 32. Coast guard spokesman Kim Jae-in says the latest bodies were recovered Saturday, three days after the ferry sank. The updated...

  • Bombs kill 4 in shopping street of Iraqi capital

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi police say two bombs planted on a street full of shoppers in Baghdad have killed four people and wounded eight. They say the explosions took place in the capital's predominantly Sunni neighborhood of Dora on Saturday morning. Later, police said a roadside bomb...

  • Students can volunteer for Neb. primary election

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale is encouraging students too young to vote to show up at the polls for the state's May 13 primary. Nebraska students ages 14 to 18 can serve as election workers during the primary as part of the Youth Election Service. The...

  • Putin: no blocks to boosting relations with West

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he sees no obstacles to improving relations with the West, which are fraught with tension over the Ukraine crisis. In an interview on state television shown Saturday, Putin was asked whether relations with the West would improve by...

  • Detroit gains home-ice advantage, tops Boston 1-0

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    BOSTON (AP) — At one end of the ice, Jimmy Howard made his best save of the game. At the other, Pavel Datsyuk scored the only goal. All within 30 seconds. Datsyuk's goal with 3:01 left gave the Detroit Red Wings a 1-0 win in their playoff opener as they grabbed home-ice advantage...

  • Hill, Diamondbacks beat Dodgers 4-2 in 12 innings

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Aaron Hill was having a miserable night at the plate until he got one more chance to redeem himself. A few well-chosen words of encouragement from manager Kirk Gibson didn't hurt. Hill hit a two-run single in the 12th inning and Miguel Montero homered, leading the...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
APR
19
APR
20
APR
21
APR
22
APR
23
APR
24
APR
25
APR
26
APR
27
APR
28
APR
29
APR
30
MAY
1
MAY
2
Advertisement