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The Latest: Official: Istanbul attack executed in IS' name

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:51am

The Latest on the arrest of Istanbul nightclub gunman (all times local):

China says 2,500 wartime Japanese chemical weapons destroyed

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:50am

China's military says more than 2,500 abandoned Japanese chemical weapons collected from northern China, including Beijing and Tianjin, have been destroyed at a facility in Shijiazhuang in a four-year disposal process.

The Latest: China promises it will keep in contact on MH370

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:42am

The Latest on the official suspension of the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (all times local):

Flight 370 victims' families angry, resigned as search ends

Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:41am

K.S. Narendran never boards a flight without feeling terror. And he doesn't expect that to change without answers to what happened to the plane carrying his wife three years ago.

UK premier to signal EU clean break: no 'partial membership'

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:40am

Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing to make a speech that will signal that Britain will make a clean break from the European Union and not seek to remain "half-in, half-out."

Spain arrests Moroccan suspected of praising terrorism

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:30am

Spain's Interior Ministry says police have arrested a Moroccan suspected of praising terrorism by promoting armed Islamic groups on the internet.

Tajani alliance declared on European Parliament election day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:21am

Two political groupings in the European Parliament have formed an alliance to back Antonio Tajani to become the body's next president.

Lavrov: Russia invites Trump officials to Syria talks

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:00am

Russia's foreign minister says that Moscow is inviting representatives of the incoming U.S. administration to attend upcoming Syria talks in Kazakhstan.

AF447 searcher recalls pain of failure as MH370 hunt ends

Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:10am

Searchers' frustration over Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is difficult to overstate, from the monstrous waves that battered search crews in one of the world's most desolate stretches of ocean to the dearth of information on the plane's flight path that stymied investigators. And now, perhaps most brutal of all, comes the admission of defeat.

Istanbul governor says captured nightclub gunman confessed to carrying out the attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 12:50am

Istanbul governor says captured nightclub gunman confessed to carrying out the attack.

Istanbul governor says captured nightclub suspect's fingerprints match those of attacker

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 12:50am

Istanbul governor says captured nightclub suspect's fingerprints match those of attacker.

Istanbul governor says it's clear that nightclub attack was carried out on behalf of the Islamic State group

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 12:50am

Istanbul governor says it's clear that nightclub attack was carried out on behalf of the Islamic State group.

Taiwan ex-premier heading delegation to Trump inauguration

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 12:50am

A former premier will represent Taiwan at Donald Trump's inauguration Friday, a visit likely to be closely scrutinized by China for signs the incoming president intends to make good on remarks suggesting a shake-up in relations between Taipei, Washington and Beijing.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 12:30am

Turkey's premier confirms Istanbul nightclub attacker's arrest, hopes interrogation will reveal 'forces' behind attack .

After 3 years, MH370 search ends with no plane, few answers

Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 12:30am

After nearly three years, the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended in futility and frustration Tuesday, as crews completed their deep-sea search of a desolate stretch of the Indian Ocean without finding a trace of the plane.

Timeline of the 3-year search for missing Malaysia plane

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 11:54pm

The end of the deep-sea sonar search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 leaves the largest and most technologically challenging search in aviation history unresolved. Some of the key moments in the search:

Key numbers in the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Rod McGuirk, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 11:50pm

The Indian Ocean search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has been suspended almost three years after the Boeing 777 vanished. Here's a look at some numbers associated with the tragic mystery:

Australian family of 4 OK after night on Japanese mountain

Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 11:11pm

A family of four believed to be from Australia has been rescued after becoming lost on a ski resort in central Japan, where they survived the night reportedly inside a hole they dug in the snow.

After nearly three years, the fruitless search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has ended

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 11:11pm

After nearly three years, the fruitless search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has ended.