• India, Bangladesh swap border enclaves, settle old dispute

    Updated: Fri, Jul 31, 2015

    NEW DELHI (AP) — At the stroke of midnight Friday, tens of thousands of stateless people who were stranded for decades along the poorly defined border between India and Bangladesh will finally get to choose their citizenship, as the two countries swapped more than 150 pockets of land...

  • 'Gut-wrenching' decision: Search for teens suspended

    Updated: Fri, Jul 31, 2015

    OPA-LOCKA, Fla. (AP) — After hundreds of rescue workers fanned out across a massive swath of the Atlantic for a full week, the Coast Guard's search for two teenage fishermen ended Friday, a heart-rending decision for families so convinced the boys could be alive they're pressing on...

  • Suspected Jewish extremists burn Palestinian child to death

    Updated: Fri, Jul 31, 2015

    DUMA, West Bank (AP) — Suspected Jewish assailants set fire to a West Bank home on Friday and burned a sleeping Palestinian toddler to death in an attack that drew Palestinian rage and widespread Israeli condemnation. The attack, which threatens to set off another violent escalation,...

  • The latest: Coast Guard suspends search for missing teens

    Updated: 3 min ago

    MIAMI (AP) — The latest on the search for the two teens who went missing while on a fishing trip off Florida's Atlantic coast: 8:15 p.m. The Coast Guard has suspended its search for two teenage fishermen who've been missing for a week. The agency said it ended the search at sunset...

  • Colombian military plane crashes, killing all 11 on board

    Updated: 5 min ago

    BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A Colombian military transport plane crashed in the country's north on Friday, killing all 11 personnel aboard. The twin-engine CASA-235 reported a motor problem before it disappeared and its wreckage was found on a ranch in the province of Cesar, the air force...

  • Coast Guard ends its search for 2 missing teenage fishermen; private search continues

    Updated: 6 min ago

    MIAMI (AP) — Coast Guard ends its search for 2 missing teenage fishermen; private search continues.

  • Coast Guard honors teenage plane crash survivor

    Updated: 40 min ago

    JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has honored the teenage survivor of a plane crash near Juneau for helping other passengers and attracting the attention of rescuers. Jose Vazquez, of Puerto Rico, received a recognition letter from the head of the Coast Guard in Alaska on...

  • 3 new laws will benefit Colorado veterans

    BY TOM ROEDER tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Published: Fri, Jul 31, 2015

    A measure that will allow military honors to be displayed on handicap license plates is one of three veteran-friendly Colorado General Assembly measures become law on Wednesday. Colorado Springs Republican Rep. Kit Roupe said she penned HB-1026 to give extra honor to those disabled in...

  • Mexican judge orders 4 soldiers to stand trial in 7 deaths

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Mexico has ordered that four soldiers be held for trial on charges including forced disappearance and murder related to the deaths of seven people. The federal judiciary council said Friday in a statement that a judge in the central state of...

  • Dozens of Clinton emails censored for security reasons

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Dozens of emails that traversed Hillary Clinton's private, unsecure home server contain national security information now deemed too sensitive to make public, according to the latest batch of records released Friday. In 2,206 pages of emails, the government censored...

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