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Cargo Plane Crashes in Iran, Killing at Least 15

TEHRAN — A 39-year-old cargo plane operated by the Iranian Army crashed into a residential area near the capital, Tehran, on Monday, killing 15 of the people onboard, state news media reported. One crew member survived and was hospitalized. State [...]

The Latest: Murder charge expected in killing of officer

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The Latest on a Mexican national suspected of killing California police officer (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Prosecutors say a Mexican national accused of killing a California police officer is expected to be arraigned [...]

Police killing suspect was fleeing to Mexico, sheriff says

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A man suspected of gunning down a California policeman was in the U.S. illegally and was captured while planning to flee to his native Mexico, a sheriff announced as he all but blamed the state’s sanctuary law for [...]

Police: California officer killing suspect in US illegally

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The police chief of a tiny California town fought back tears as he described the officer gunned down during a traffic stop as a patriot who fought hard to serve his adopted country while the man suspected of killing [...]

Tsunami Strikes Indonesia Without Warning, Killing Over 220

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A tsunami in Indonesia’s Sunda Strait struck two of the country’s islands without warning, killing at least 222 people and injuring more than 800, officials said on Sunday. A three-foot wave, apparently caused [...]

Senate Votes to Limit War Powers in Yemen, Angered by Saudi Killing of Journalist

WASHINGTON — The Senate voted resoundingly on Thursday to withdraw American military assistance for Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen, issuing the latest in a series of stinging bipartisan rebukes of President Trump for his defense of [...]

Senate defies Trump, rebuking Saudi Arabia after Khashoggi killing

Sen. Patrick Leahy described Thursday’s vote as “the Senate’s first response to the Saudi royal family, and to the Trump Administration.” | Susan Walsh/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> The Senate passed [...]

Turkey Calls for Arrest of Aides to Saudi Crown Prince in Khashoggi Killing

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Wednesday that the administration was reviewing the evidence, and he promised to leave “no stone unturned.” With the crisis showing little sign of fading, Prince Khalid bin Salman, the crown prince’s [...]

Missionary’s Killing Reignites Debate About Isolated Tribes: Contact, Support or Stay Away?

The recent killing of an American missionary by members of an isolated tribe on a small island in the Indian Ocean has reignited questions about the fate of the last few groups of people living off the grid. In an era when people across [...]

3 Philippine Police Officers Are Convicted in a Drug War Killing

MANILA — A Philippine court on Thursday convicted three police officers for the murder of a 17-year-old boy and sentenced them each to up to 40 years in prison, in the first such conviction in a wave of killings prompted by President [...]