Toussaint N'gotta and Krista Larson, Associated Press | PostedJul 8th - 12:48pm
Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly, the presidential candidate of Ivory Coast's ruling party, died Wednesday just days after returning from two months of medical treatment in France, where he previously had undergone a heart transplant.
Jill Colvin and Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press | PostedJul 8th - 9:56am
Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a national security aide who played a central role in President Donald Trump's impeachment case, announced his retirement from the Army on Wednesday in a scathing statement that accused the president of running a “campaign of bullying, intimidation, and retaliation.”
John Hanna, Associated Press | PostedJul 8th - 9:16am
Establishment Republicans who'd been coy for months about the GOP primary for Kansas’ open Senate seat are increasingly putting their thumbs on the scale, hoping to push Rep. Roger Marshall to victory over polarizing conservative Kris Kobach.
Jamey Keaten and Matthew Lee, Associated Press | PostedJul 8th - 8:30am
Top U.S. allies on Wednesday denounced the planned pullout of the United States from the World Health Organization, with the Italian health minister calling it “wrong” and a political ally of Germany's chancellor warning that the withdrawal could make more room on the world stage for China.
German prosecutors said Wednesday that they have closed their investigation into a deadly far-right attack on Munich's Oktoberfest in 1980, more than five years after they revived the probe in hopes that new testimony might point to previously unknown co-conspirators.
Hyung-Jin Kim and Kim Hyung-Jyung, Associated Press | PostedJul 7th - 10:42pm
The top U.S. official on North Korea accused a senior North Korean nuclear negotiator on Wednesday of being “locked in an old way of thinking,” days after the negotiator said Pyongyang won't resume talks with Washington because of its “hostile” policies.
Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | PostedJul 7th - 10:14pm
President Donald Trump is wielding America's racial tensions as a reelection weapon, denouncing the racial justice movement on a near-daily basis with language stoking white resentment and aiming to drive his supporters to the polls.
Tom Hays and Colleen Long, Associated Press | PostedJul 7th - 10:13pm
Still reeling from the coronavirus pandemic and street protests over the police killing of George Floyd, exhausted cities around the nation are facing yet another challenge: a surge in shootings that has left dozens dead, including young children.
Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press | PostedJul 7th - 10:11pm
Six months after a deadly American airstrike in Baghdad enraged Iraqis and fueled demands to send all U.S. troops home, the top U.S. general for the Middle East is talking optimistically about keeping a smaller but enduring military presence there.
As Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox claimed victory Monday in Utah’s Republican gubernatorial primary over Jon Huntsman, Cox’s Democratic challenger said he was poised to offer an appealing alternative to the status quo in November’s general election.
Thousands of protesters fought running battles with police and tried to storm the parliament building in Belgrade on Tuesday after the Serbian president announced that a coronavirus lockdown will be reintroduced in the Balkan country.