• Video: Islamic State kills Ethiopian Christians in Libya

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    CAIRO (AP) — Islamic State militants in Libya shot and beheaded groups of captive Ethiopian Christians, a video purportedly from the extremists showed Sunday. The attack widens the circle of nations affected by the group's atrocities while showing its growth beyond a self-declared...

  • Officials say attacks around Iraq's capital kill 14 people

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Authorities in Iraq say bombings and mortar fire targeting public places have killed 14 people around the capital, Baghdad. Police officials say the deadliest attack happened Sunday night when a car bomb exploded on a commercial street in downtown Baghdad, killing six...

  • SD National Guard holding food drive across the state

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Volunteer members of the South Dakota National Guard are holding a food drive across the state. The volunteers will be accepting non-perishable food donations from the public through June 8 at any Army National Guard armory in the state and at the Air National...

  • NH woman serving in Navy dies in car crash

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Services will be held this week for a New Hampshire woman was killed in a car crash in Virginia Beach while stationed there with the U.S. Navy. WMUR reports (http://bit.ly/1JW30mG ) that 33-year-old Heidi Jo Friedman of Portsmouth was killed in a...

  • Kenya official: I did not cause delay in ending attack

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The use of a police plane for a personal errand did not delay the deployment of the police tactical team which ended the extremist attack in eastern Kenya where 148 people, the majority of them university students, were killed, a police official said in a...

  • Palestinian Cabinet ministers make rare visit to Gaza

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Ten months after taking office, Cabinet ministers in a Palestinian unity government paid a rare visit to the Gaza Strip on Sunday, hoping to breathe life into a troubled reconciliation process with the Hamas militant group. The eight Cabinet ministers, all...

  • Iran's powerful Guard rejects inspection of military sites

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — International nuclear inspectors will be barred from all Iranian military sites under any deal with world powers, a senior commander in the Revolutionary Guard said Sunday, setting up a possible standoff as negotiators try to reach a final deal. Gen. Hossein...

  • Czech Republic beats France 3-1 in Fed Cup semis

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Defending champion Czech Republic reached its fourth Fed Cup final in five years by defeating France after Petra Kvitova won the first reverse singles on Sunday. In a match of two big-hitting players, the fourth-ranked Kvitova beat 29th-ranked Caroline...

  • 2 escape serious injury when car is struck by train

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — Two people escaped serious injury when the car they were in was struck by a train in northern New Jersey. Authorities tell The Record (http://bit.ly/1D2zUMr) that the accident occurred around 1 a.m. Sunday. They say the car's driver tried to go around the...

  • Sperm bank sued after donor details emerge 7 years later

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    ATLANTA (AP) — He was good on paper: Eloquent, mature, healthy and smart to boot. That's why Angela Collins and Margaret Elizabeth Hanson say they chose Donor 9623 to be the biological father of their child. Then last June, almost seven years after Collins gave birth to a son...

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