Save this content for laterSave this content on your device for later, even while offline Sign in with FacebookSign in with your Facebook account Close

News: U.S. & World | Colorado Springs Gazette, News

US & World News Headlines

28 killed in attack on bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt

By: 0 Yesterday

CAIRO — A bus carrying Coptic Christians to a monastery south of Cairo was targeted in a bloody attack by gunmen Friday, killing 28 people, officials...

APTOPIX Egypt
APTOPIX Egypt

By: 0 Yesterday

Relatives of Coptic Christians who were killed during a bus attack, surround their coffins, during their funeral service, at Abu Garnous Cathedral in...

Correction: Britain-Concert Blast story

By: 0 Yesterday

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — In some versions of a story May 24 about a raid connected to the Manchester Arena concert bombing, The Associated Press...

States struggle with oversight of online charter schools
States struggle with oversight of online charter schools

By: 0 Yesterday

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As U.S. children flock to virtual charter schools, states are struggling to catch up and develop rules to make sure the students...

Colorado oil tank blast kills worker, spurs safety questions
Colorado oil tank blast kills worker, spurs safety questions

By: 0 Yesterday

DENVER (AP) — An oil tank explosion in northern Colorado killed a worker and burned three others, shooting up flames just miles away from an unrelated...

The Latest: Colorado governor says recent blasts unrelated
The Latest: Colorado governor says recent blasts unrelated

By: 0 Yesterday

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on a fatal oil tank fire in northern Colorado (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says two deadly...

Egypt’s president vows retaliation after armed men kill 28 Christians

By: 0 Yesterday

CAIRO — Egypt vowed to strike militant training camps anywhere in the world where militants are proven to plan attacks against the country, after 28...

The Latest: Head of world track attends Manchester event
The Latest: Head of world track attends Manchester event

By: 0 Yesterday

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the concert bombing in England (all times local): 9:20 p.m. Police lined the street as an athletic event...

US-led airstrike on Syrian city kills at least 100; criticism of air campaign mounts

By: 0 Yesterday

AMMAN, Jordan — Warplanes of the U.S.-led coalition pounded an eastern Syrian city Thursday and Friday, killing more than 100 family members of Islamic...

At least 28 killed in ambush attack on Christians in Egypt
At least 28 killed in ambush attack on Christians in Egypt

By: 0 Yesterday

CAIRO (AP) — Masked gunmen ambushed a bus carrying Coptic Christians to a monastery south of Cairo on Friday, killing at least 28 people, and Egypt...

India bans sale of cows for slaughter, a move designed to appease conservative Hindus

By: 0 Yesterday

MUMBAI, India — The Indian government has issued a nationwide ban on selling cattle for slaughter, the toughest measure yet imposed to protect cows, an...

UK Labour leader links terror to wars as campaign resumes
UK Labour leader links terror to wars as campaign resumes

By: 0 Yesterday

LONDON (AP) — Four days after a suicide bombing plunged Britain into mourning, political campaigning for a general election in two weeks resumed Friday...

Trump's budget dismays families hit by drug addiction crisis
Trump's budget dismays families hit by drug addiction crisis

By: 0 Yesterday

NEW YORK (AP) — He slept next to his son's ashes most nights back when Kraig Moss first met Donald Trump. In a hall packed with Iowa voters, the...

UN Peacekeepers: How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed
UN Peacekeepers: How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed

By: 0 Yesterday

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The general sat on a plastic lawn chair in the garden of his mother's home, the scent of tropical blooms filling the air as...

Health Ministry: 28 killed in Libya militia fighting

By: 0 Yesterday

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — The spokesman for the Libyan health ministry says a total of 28 people have been killed and over 130 wounded in intense fighting...

The Latest: Egypt strikes bases in Libya after Copts attack

By: 0 Yesterday

CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt (all times local): 09:45 p.m. Senior officials say Egyptian...

Ariana Grande to hold benefit concert in ‘incredibly brave city of Manchester’

By: 0 Yesterday

Ariana Grande on Friday announced her intention to return to the “incredibly brave city of Manchester” to spend time with fans and play a benefit...

Trump criticizes German trade surplus, again
Trump criticizes German trade surplus, again

By: 0 Yesterday

TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — President Donald Trump has criticized Germany's trade surplus with the United States, drawing attention to a contentious issue...

G7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda
G7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda

By: 0 Yesterday

TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies on Friday put pressure on internet companies and social media sites to do...

Iraqis demand 'justice' after US probe into Mosul strike
Iraqis demand 'justice' after US probe into Mosul strike

By: 0 Yesterday

MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Little has changed at the scene of the al-Jadida airstrike that killed more than 100 civilians more than two months ago and...

Most Read