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Father of 'Serial Street Shooter' suspect has ties to Mexican pop music and 'Breaking Bad'

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Father of suspect in 'Serial Street Shooter' case in Phoenix has ties to Mexican pop music and 'Breaking Bad.'


Catholics see Trump-Pope meeting as harbinger of common ground

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 23:04

Wednesday's meeting between Donald Trump and Pope Francis sent mixed messages, according to Catholic leaders and parishioners across the country.


This castle inspired Disney — and you can climb its tower

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 19:24

Disney may arguably have had one of the most magical minds of all time, but even he based his creations off the real world.


Manchester United's Europa League win brings smile to city

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 18:31

Manchester needed something to celebrate after this week's suicide bombing.


ISIS claimed responsibility for Manchester bombing. What does it mean?

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:38

The Islamic State, one of the world’s deadliest terrorist group, was quick to claim responsibility for Monday night’s bombing in Manchester that killed 22 people.


Neighbors of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi recall him as abrasive, anti-social

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:13

Father of Salman Abedi denies that his son is a militant or carried out deadly bombing.


Trump praised The Philippines' deadly crackdown on drugs

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 15:42

The commander-in-chief commended Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's "unbelievable job on the drug problem." Video provided by Newsy


Philippines' Duterte mulls imposing martial law nationwide

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 14:49

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he may impose martial law throughout the nation, after declaring military rule in the southern third of the country to combat Islamist militants. Video provided by AFP


Italy's prime minister lobbies Trump to open U.S. to more migrants

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 14:12

According to Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni’s office, the two leaders focused their conversation on migration.


Did Trump reveal where nuclear subs are to Philippines' Duterte?

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:46

A New York Times report reveals President Trump may have told the unpredictable Philippines President about nuclear submarines. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) explains.


Tillerson: Expect Trump 'to be tough on NATO'

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:15

Briefing reporters aboard Air Force One, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said President Trump "will be really tough" on NATO allies when he meets with them in Brussels Thursday, insisting they boost their contribution toward defense spending. (May 24)


Taiwan: First Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:08

In a first for Asia, Taiwan's Constitutional Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage on Wednesday, punctuating a yearslong campaign by advocates for gay rights in one of the continent's most liberal democracies


Suspected suicide bomb in Jakarta kills policeman, injures 4

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:46

A suspected suicide bombing near a bus terminal in Indonesia's capital Wednesday night killed a policeman and injured four other officers, police said.


The world's largest animal may still be getting bigger

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:36

Changes in climate may have made the largest animal on Earth much bigger than it originally was. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland)


Manchester bombing: What we know now

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:35

The blast killed 22 people and wounded scores more. It was the worst terrorist attack in the United Kingdom since London bombings in July 2005


Pope, Trump set aside differences during meeting

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:25

President Donald Trump met with Pope Francis at The Vatican on Wednesday. As AP Reporter Nicole Winfeld explains, the two leaders set aside their differences to broadcast a tone of peace. (May 24)


Manchester mosque: Bomber didn't work here

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:22

The Islamic Centre of Manchester said Wednesday that it was not true that bomber Salman Abedi once worked there. Officials accused some media organizations of manufacturing news stories. (May 24)


Video shows police raid In Manchester

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 12:19

Manchester residents took amateur video of police activity apparently connected with the Manchester Arena explosion which killed at least 22 people on Monday night. (May 24)


Manchester Police: 'Clear this is a network'

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 11:36

Manchester's police chief told reporters Wednesday that it is clear "this is a network we are investigating" as he gave an update on the probe into the bomb attack at a pop concert in the city. He also said four arrests have been made. (May 24)


Trump meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:51