The Latest: Newspaper reports Austin bombing suspect is dead
ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the Austin bombings (all times local):…
Feds: Police surround area bombing suspect believed holed up
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Federal and local authorities converged early Wednesday on an area where they said the suspect in the recent spate of bombings was holed up, law enforcement said….
Homeland officials to talk election security
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators are expected to press Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on the department's efforts to secure state election systems as the Senate Intelligence Committee launches an effort to safeguard against foreign meddling in this year's elections….
Facebook: A community like no other. Should you leave it?
NEW YORK (AP) — Sure. Take that quiz about which hair-metal band is your spirit animal. Share a few snaps of your toddler at the beach and watch the likes pile up. Comment on that pointed political opinion from the classmate you haven't seen since the Reagan administration….
Witnesses: Boko Haram returns Nigerian kidnapped schoolgirls
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram extremists have returned an unknown number of the 110 girls abducted from their Nigeria boarding school a month ago with an ominous warning, witnesses said Wednesday….
Suicide bomber kills 26 as Afghans celebrate new year
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber struck on the road to a Shiite shrine in Afghanistan's capital on Wednesday, killing at least 26 people as Afghans celebrated the Persian new year, an official said….
Israeli military confirms it hit Syrian nuclear site in 2007
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The Israeli military confirmed Wednesday it carried out the 2007 airstrike in Syria that destroyed what was believed to be a nuclear reactor, lifting the veil of secrecy over one of its most daring and mysterious operations in recent memory….
Iraq holds more than 19,000 on Islamic State, militant links
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq has detained or imprisoned at least 19,000 people accused of connections to the Islamic State group or other terror-related offenses, and sentenced more than 3,000 of them to death, according to an analysis by The Associated Press….
From DMZ to ship at sea, Trump-Kim summit site rumors swirl
TOKYO (AP) — With just weeks to go, there's still no official word on where President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will hold their unprecedented summit….
Allegations from women in his past shadow Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chorus of women from President Donald Trump's past is getting louder….