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Clinton, Sanders vigorously agree _ except when they don't

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders vigorously agreed. Except when they didn't.

Feb. 12, 2016 3:49 AM EST

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton, Sanders on health care, donors

WASHINGTON (AP) — In their latest debate, Hillary Clinton glossed over the big-money donors juicing her White House ambitions while Bernie Sanders offered disputed numbers behind his plan for a government-financed health system.

Feb. 11, 2016 11:44 PM EST


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France calls on EU to fight financing of extremist groups
Feb. 12, 2016 6:45 AM EST

Pakistani intelligence arrests nearly 100 militants

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's intelligence agencies arrested a collective of 97 "hardcore terrorists" from three banned groups involved in a string of major terrorist attacks and seized weapons, explosives and communications gear intended for future attacks, a Pakistani official said Friday.

Feb. 12, 2016 6:43 AM EST

Several people killed in attack on UN base in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — An official says militants have attacked a United Nations base in northern Mali, killing at least three people and injuring 30 others.

Feb. 12, 2016 6:42 AM EST

Cameroon soldiers kill 27 Boko Haram fighters across border

YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) — Cameroon soldiers killed at least 27 Boko Haram fighters after launching a cross-border operation in the Nigerian locality of Goshi that also resulted in the death of one soldier, a senior military official said.

Feb. 12, 2016 6:39 AM EST

Carter says UAE will put special forces in Syria
Feb. 12, 2016 6:31 AM EST

Barcelona-Real Madrid rivalry spills into Copa del Rey final
Feb. 12, 2016 6:23 AM EST

UK competition authorities fine GSK $54.5 million

LONDON (AP) — Britain's competition authority has fined drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline plc 37.6 million pounds ($54.5 million) for stalling the potential entry of generic competitors of an anti-depressant drug Seroxat into the marketplace.

Feb. 12, 2016 6:22 AM EST

Diplomats aim for temporary Syria truce in a week
Feb. 12, 2016 6:21 AM EST

Thai police say slain Spaniard's DNA found in suspect's home

BANGKOK (AP) — Police in Thailand said Friday they have found bloodstains and DNA from a Spanish victim in the apartment of the Spanish man who was arrested on suspicion of killing and dismembering him.

Feb. 12, 2016 6:21 AM EST

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A look at what's next for the major players in Syria's war
Feb. 11, 2016 1:54 PM EST

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, but Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday that Libyans must take the lead in eliminating the Islamic State threat in their country.

Feb. 9, 2016 3:44 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

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