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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- A maternal uncle who hosted the Chattanooga shooter in Jordan for a few months last year is a businessman with no links to any militant groups, his attorney says. But a Jordanian official says the uncle is under investigation over the shooter's time...
HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) -- Police dashcam video shows a Texas state trooper trying to drag a black motorist from her car after a minor traffic infraction, then drawing his stun gun and threatening her for refusing to follow his orders. The video roadside encounter swiftly...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- An uncle of the man who killed four Marines and a sailor in attacks on Tennessee military sites has been in custody in Jordan since a day after the attack, a lawyer said Tuesday. Abed al-Kader Ahmad al-Khateeb told The Associated Press that he was...
HAVANA (AP) — This week's reopening of embassies and resumption of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba opens a new chapter in the countries' complicated relationship. But any visitor to the Cuban capital can see that connections between the two nations run...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The Republican establishment may hope this is the beginning of the end for Donald Trump's circus-like run for the presidency. But as the fallout intensifies after the billionaire businessman mocked Sen. John McCain's war hero status, Trump's supporters are...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain said Monday Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump doesn't need to apologize to him for remarks about his long captivity in Vietnam, but should tell veterans and their families that he's sorry. Trump, meanwhile, leveled new criticism...
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously endorsed the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers and authorized a series of measures leading to the end of U.N. sanctions that have hurt Iran's economy. But the measure also provides a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans' swift condemnation of Donald Trump's disparaging comments about Sen. John McCain's military service marks a turning point in the party's cautious approach to the billionaire-turned-presidential candidate. But Trump simply may not care; indeed he...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Cuba restored full diplomatic relations Monday after more than five decades of frosty relations rooted in the Cold War. The new era began with little fanfare when an agreement between the two nations to resume normal ties on July 20 came...