Monday, May 1, 2017

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Kate and Gerry McCann, whose daughter Madeleine disappeared from a holiday flat in Portugal ten-years ago, react during a BBC TV interview in Loughborough, England, Friday April 28, 2017. (Joe Giddens/Pool via AP)

BY SYLVIA HUI LONDON (AP) — The parents of Madeleine McCann, the 3-year-old British girl who vanished during a family vacation to Portugal in 2007, say they are still hopeful ...
Southeast Asian leaders pose for a family photo following their retreat in the 30th ASEAN Leaders' Summit Saturday, April 29, 2017 in Manila, Philippines. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

BY JIM GOMEZ and TERESA CEROJANO MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines followed up a summit of Southeast Asian leaders by releasing a final communique Sunday that removed mention of ...
This Friday, April 28, 2017 still taken from video, shows U.S. forces patrolling on a rural road in the village of Darbasiyah, in northern Syria. (AP Photo via APTV)

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday his country may take further action against Kurdish militants in Iraq and Syria and insisted U.S. support for such ...
Pope Francis speaks on the occasion of an audience with members of the Catholic Action association, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday April 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has appealed to leaders of Venezuela’s government and society to avoid any more violence as he cited the mounting number of dead, injured and ...
Cop car lights

PICO RIVERA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are searching for two men who stole a woman’s SUV on Saturday, then went on a shooting rampage through several Los Angeles suburbs, killing ...
People begin a march at the corner of Florence and Normandie, the flash point of the riots that erupted after the 1992 acquittal of four white police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King, on the 25th anniversary, in Los Angeles Saturday, April 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon

BY ROBERT JABLON LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five years ago, a jury acquitted four white police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King, sparking looting and violence that ...
An aerial scene of the Jones Mining fire, courtesy of North Collier Fire.

A number of local fires continue to fuel the smell of smoke lingering across Southwest Florida. North Collier Fire & Rescue reported a Jones Mining fire off of Immokalee Road ...
Far-right candidate for the 2017 French presidential election Marine Le Pen attend with Nicolas Dupont-Aignan a media conference in Paris, France, Saturday, April 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

PARIS (AP) — France’s presidential candidates are pushing their rival worldviews, as far-right Marine Le Pen calls the euro currency “dead” and centrist Emmanuel Macron visits a Holocaust memorial and ...
In this Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012 file photo, a blackout landing page is displayed on a laptop computer screen inside the "Anti-Sopa War Room" at the offices of the Wikipedia Foundation in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

BY ZEYNEP BILGINSOY ISTANBUL (AP) — In a move that social media users called censorship, a Turkish court on Saturday blocked access to Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, enforcing an ...
Marchers participate in a climate change awareness rally, in Denver, Saturday, April 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

BY GENE JOHNSON SEATTLE (AP) — Thousands of people across the U.S. marched in rain, snow and sweltering heat Saturday to demand action on climate change — mass protests that ...
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