AP Photos: Disabled Romanian Children Given Chance to Shine
During Romania’s communist era, children with disabilities were shunned, often locked away in institutions or kept at home and deprived of schooling and social interactions.
53 Dead in Landslides, Flash Floods in Indonesia’s Capital
Landslides and floods triggered by torrential downpours have left at least 53 people dead in and around Indonesia’s capital, as rescuers struggled to search for people apparently buried under tons of mud, officials said Saturday.
Spanish Parliament Debates Formation of Left-Wing Government
Spain’s lawmakers debated Saturday whether to approve interim Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez’s proposal to form a left-wing coalition government for the eurozone’s fourth-largest economy.
Thousands in Baghdad Mourn Iranian General Killed by US
Thousands of mourners chanting ?America is the Great Satan? marched in a funeral procession Saturday through Baghdad for Iran’s top general and Iraqi militant leaders, who were killed in a U.S. airstrike.
Ash Barty Gets Tough Draw in Her Home Brisbane Tournament
No. 1-ranked Ashleigh Barty will begin the new year with a tough draw at the Brisbane International. She’s one of six Grand Slam champions in her half of the draw. There are three others her quarter at her home tournament.
Search in Cambodia Resumes After Building Collapse Kills 5
Search and rescue teams in Cambodia removed rubble Saturday for a second day to find any more survivors from a building collapse that killed at least five people and injured about 20.
Davis Scores 46 Against Former Team as Lakers Beat Pelicans
Anthony Davis isn’t having any sympathy when it comes to facing his former team.
PHOTO GALLERY: A Selection of Pictures From the Past Week
Here’s your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.
Cal Poly Makes Most of Free Throws in 85-82 Victory
Malek Harwell and Kyle Colvin scored 18 points each and Cal Poly used excellent free-throw shooting in the second half to beat NAIA-member Vanguard 85-82 on Friday night.
Seton Hall Rolls Past Georgetown 78-62 as Tempers Flare
Romaro Gill scored a career-high 17 points as Seton Hall topped Georgetown 78-62 on Friday night in a game that saw six players ejected following a brief tussle late in the contest.