UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Palestinians and their international supporters are discussing the text of a U.N. resolution that would condemn all violence against civilians in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and call for "an immediate, durable and fully respected cease-fire."
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Sponsors of a U.N. resolution that would authorize cross-border delivery of humanitarian aid to Syrians in desperate need of food and medicine finalized the text ahead of a Security Council vote expected on Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — An internal District of Columbia police report on the response to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says officers were hindered because they couldn't access live surveillance-camera footage of the shooter.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has hailed as "historic" a Japanese government decision to loosen restrictions on its military.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman has been charged with sending nude photos of her 4-year-old son to her boyfriend.
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) — 07/11/14 -- Pomerantz LLP has filed a class action lawsuit against Doral Financial Corporation ("Doral" or the "Company")(NYSE: DRL) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, District of Puerto Rico, and docketed under 3:14-cv-01414, is on behalf of a class consisting of all persons or entities who purchased or otherwise acquired Doral securities between April 2, 2012 and May 1, 2014 both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws pursuant to Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder.
ARTESIA, N.M. (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited a New Mexico immigrant detention facility and warned future migrants that "we will send you back" if they try crossing into the country.
ARTESIA, N.M. (AP) — U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says the agency is working rapidly to open new detention facilities to house the influx of women and children fleeing violence and poverty in Central America.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — More than 25,000 soldiers and police, the biggest security detail in Brazil's history, will be deployed around Rio de Janeiro to control Sunday's World Cup final between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two of the four U.S. deaths in Benghazi might have been prevented, military leaders say, if commanders had known more about the sporadic but intense gunfire directed at the CIA facility where Americans had taken refuge and had pressed to get a rescue team there faster.
MEXICALI, Mexico (AP) — A U.S. effort to discourage immigrants' repeated attempts to enter the country illegally by dropping them back in Mexico hundreds of miles away from where they were caught has been sharply scaled back after producing relatively modest gains.
CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian health official says two people have been killed in clashes during a demonstration by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.
SREBRENICA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — After 19 years, Hajrija Selimovic finally has a place to mourn her family.
Back in October 2008, as the country’s worst financial crisis since the Great Depression gripped the nation, then-President George W. Bush signed legislation that created the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP).
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A local official says armed gunmen attacked a Kenyan coastal village, the latest of a series of attacks that have killed more than 80 people and displaced thousands. The attacks have continued despite a heavy presence of government security forces.
BERLIN (AP) — Police say a man has sustained life-threatening injuries after setting himself alight outside the Libyan Embassy in Berlin.
PRAGUE (AP) — An official says a Czech nuclear power plant has shut down one of its two reactors due to a fault on a cooling water pump.
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — After 19 years, Hajrija Selimovic will finally have a place to mourn her family on Friday.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials say they have closed three major border crossings in the wake of heavy fighting in Ukraine.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly declassified documents show the Obama administration knew in advance the British government would oversee destruction of a newspaper's hard drives containing leaked documents.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Jeh (jay) Johnson says the agency responsible for removing immigrants who are in the country illegally will run out of money by mid-August if lawmakers don't approve a $3.7 billion emergency budget request.
(StatePoint) As thousands of high school graduates prepare for college, more than a few households are coping with “sticker shock” when it comes to higher education costs. And many students are leaving universities not only with a degree, but a mountain of debt.
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Hajrija Selimovic waited for 19 years to put her family back together.
BEIJING (AP) — Courts in a restive region of western China have sentenced 32 people to prison, three of them for life, for downloading and spreading violent Internet content that authorities have blamed for inspiring a recent string of deadly attacks.
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The prime minister of Haiti says his government will soon launch a program to help its citizens acquire documents needed to secure legal residency in the neighboring Dominican Republic.