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The Latest: Cruz: Trump can't defend record

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest developments from Campaign 2016 as New Hampshire voters cast their ballots for president in the Republican primaries (all times local):

Feb. 9, 2016 3:10 PM EST

AP PHOTOS: New Hampshire votes in nation's first primary

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — From buses and billboards to boisterous rallies and intimate conservations, months of campaigning across New Hampshire culminated Tuesday as voters streamed into polling stations across the state to choose their favorite among a cast of White House hopefuls.

Feb. 9, 2016 2:33 PM EST


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Pentagon seeks funding for Libya, Africa military operations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is seeking $200 million in the 2017 budget for counterterrorism operations in Libya and other portions of North and West Africa, as the Islamic State threat in that region continues to grow.

Feb. 9, 2016 1:42 PM EST

Israeli military says top mission is countering Gaza tunnels
Feb. 9, 2016 10:57 AM EST

Saudi offer to send troops to Syria comes with uncertainty
Feb. 8, 2016 3:22 PM EST

Militants shoot down Libyan fighter jet

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libya's air force chief of staff says a fighter jet was shot down while carrying out airstrikes against Islamic militants.

Feb. 8, 2016 2:09 PM EST

Al-Qaida militants battle each other in southern Yemen

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Al-Qaida militants battled each other on Monday in a southern Yemeni city controlled by the group, in what appeared to be an internal power struggle that erupted after a senior militant was killed in a U.S. drone strike.

Feb. 8, 2016 9:40 AM EST

UAE says it's prepared to send ground forces to Syria

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A top official in the United Arab Emirates said Sunday that his country is prepared to send ground troops to Syria to fight Islamic State militants as part of an international coalition.

Feb. 7, 2016 7:27 AM EST

Turkey under pressure as Syrians mass at border
Feb. 6, 2016 2:21 PM EST

Thousands more Syrians rush toward Turkey to flee fighting
Feb. 5, 2016 5:09 PM EST

The Latest: Kerry says Russia, Assad not complying with UN
Feb. 5, 2016 4:22 PM EST

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