Associated Press

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 06:20
Officials say police in the Brazilian state of São Paulo killed more people between January and September than they did during the same period for the past 10 years — and twice as many as the same period a year ago.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 07:12
Fighting in central Yemen between Shiite Houthi rebels and an influential tribe in the town of Radda killed at least 250 people over three days of clashes, security officials said Monday.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 06:43
France's defense minister says a U.N. peacekeeping force for restive northern Mali "hasn't been up to the task" amid a recent resurgence of insurgent attacks there.
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 14:55
A Paraguayan journalist was shot to death in a northern area that is a hotbed for drugs and arms trafficking.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 07:06
Peruvian authorities say an outspoken opponent of illegal logging and three other Ashaninka indigenous community leaders have been slain in a remote region bordering Brazil.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 06:07
The heady "we won the Cold War" days are over. When President Obama and other NATO leaders assemble here Thursday for a key summit meeting, their No. 1 goal will be an old and familiar one: protecting vulnerable alliance members from Russia, without goading the Kremlin into military action.
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:06
México presentará el viernes a su Gendarmería, un nuevo cuerpo policial que será enviado a restaurar el orden en regiones cuyas actividades económicas se vean afectadas por la presencia del crimen organizado.
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 07:40
"We have spent billions of dollars on an ineffective war that has claimed more than 60,000 lives in Mexico alone in the last six years," Santos said.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 05:24
U.S. officials, who in the past have avoided disclosing the release of prisoners in advance, have not said when the men may arrive, nor even publicly confirmed that they are coming. In July, the Pentagon gave Congress a legally required notice of at least 30 days that it intended to send the men to Uruguay, suggesting the transfer may be imminent.
Friday, August 8, 2014 - 06:05
Arrests in Texas have fallen in recent weeks to about 100 per day, down from 300 or more in June, according to the Border Patrol