Fidel Castro's ashes interred in private ceremony in Cuba
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 09:03:26 -0500
SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — Fidel Castro's ashes were being interred in a private ceremony Sunday morning, ending nine days of mourning for the man who ruled Cuba for nearly half a century.
Syrian army tells rebels in Aleppo to leave or die
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:59:26 -0500
ALEPPO, Syria (AP) — The Syrian army on Sunday ordered rebels in Aleppo to leave the city or face "inevitable death," as a series of airstrikes on an opposition-held town elsewhere in the country killed 21 people, including three children.
UK foreign secretary downplays EU payment suggestions
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:57:20 -0500
LONDON (AP) — Britain's foreign secretary dismissed as "speculation" suggestions that the U.K. would pay for tariff-free trade with the European Union after it leaves the bloc.
The Latest: Castro's interment under way with martial music
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:55:38 -0500
SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — The Latest on the interment of Fidel Castro in Santiago, Cuba (all times local):
Authorities to conditionally move from bridge near protest
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:47:23 -0500
North Dakota authorities have said they'll move away from a key bridge near the main Dakota Access pipeline protest camp by Sunday afternoon if demonstrators agree to certain conditions. A Morton County ...
Europe watches as Austrians vote for their president
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:46:39 -0500
VIENNA (AP) — With voting well underway, much of Europe was waiting for results of Austrian presidential elections Sunday between a left-leaning candidate and a right-wing populist as an indicator of how well other euroskeptic candidates will do elsewhere in the European Union next year.
Still grieving, French man seeks clues to Flight 370 mystery
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:37:29 -0500
ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) — A Frenchman whose wife and two of his three children were on a Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared in 2014 said Sunday that he was still trying to find out what happened to the aircraft partly as a way of dealing with the emotional cost of his loss.
8 people killed in road collision in Russia's Siberia
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:36:01 -0500
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials say at least eight people, including five members of a children's acrobatics team, have been killed in a road collision in eastern Siberia.
Democrats' task: Rebuild the blue political wall in Midwest
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:32:10 -0500
Democrats need to rebuild the political "blue wall" of traditionally Democratic upper Midwest and Great Lakes states that Republican Donald Trump captured with an appeal to white, working-class ...
Mathieu Faivre gets 1st career win in World Cup giant slalom
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:31:52 -0500
VAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — Mathieu Faivre led a fierce French challenge on first-run leader Marcel Hirscher of Austria to win a World Cup giant slalom on Sunday.