Suicide bomb attack in Istanbul kills 4, dozens wounded

ISTANBUL (AP) — A suicide attacker detonated a bomb Saturday on Istanbul’s main pedestrian shopping street, killing at least four people and wounding dozens of others, including 12 foreigners, according to officials. Istanbul Governor Vasip Sahin said the explosion...

South Carolina, New York State consider refugee registries

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — While Republican front-runner Donald Trump continues to make waves nationally for his comments about banning Muslims from traveling to the country, lawmakers in two very different states are proposing that all refugees register with the government....

Police: Women Dies After SUV Crashes Into Public Transit Bus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio authorities say a woman has died after her SUV crashed into a Central Ohio Transit Authority bus in Columbus that was stopped at a curb to pick up and drop off passengers. Columbus police say they are investigating what caused the woman’s sport...

Saint Joseph’s Outlasts Cincinnati 78-76 In NCAA Thriller

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Saint Joseph’s coach Phil Martelli will take the victory over Cincinnati. He just wishes it had ended a little differently. Isaiah Miles sank a 3-pointer with 9 seconds left to lift Saint Joseph’s to a 78-76 win over the hard-luck Bearcats Friday...

Suicide bomb attack in Istanbul kills 5, dozens wounded

ISTANBUL (AP) — A suicide attacker detonated a bomb on Istanbul’s main pedestrian shopping street on Saturday, killing five people, the city’s governor said. Turkey’s health minister said 36 people were wounded in the attack including 12 foreign...

BC-BKC–NCAA-Cincinnati-Saint Joseph’s Box

Evans III 10-20 1-2 26, Ellis 1-2 2-2 4, Clark 1-3 0-0 2, Caupain 2-6 1-2 6, Cobb 4-11 0-0 12, Moore 3-4 0-0 6, DeBerry 6-6 6-7 18, Johnson 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 28-55 10-13 76. Miles 6-11 4-4 19, Oliva 2-2 0-1 5, Bembry 8-14 4-5 23, Newkirk 1-3 1-2 3, Brown 6-12 0-0 13, Kimble 1-2...

Saint Joseph’s Edges Cincinnati 78-76 In NCAA Tourney Opener

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Isaiah Miles sank a 3-pointer with 9 seconds left to lift Saint Joseph’s to a 78-76 win over Cincinnati in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday after a dunk at the buzzer by the Bearcats was waved off. Octavius Ellis appeared to tie the...

Why are police at political rallies – and who pays for them?

AP Photo/Gerry Broome The scene was violent and chaotic: protesters being forcibly removed from a rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. The image reinforced a common complaint that police can be callous toward the free-speech rights of demonstrators when...

Dubai airliner crashes in Russia killing all 62 on board

MOSCOW (AP) — A Dubai airliner with 62 people on board nosedived and exploded in a giant fireball early Saturday while trying to land in strong winds in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, killing all aboard, officials said. Russia’s Emergencies Ministry said...

Al-Qaida claims attack on foreign-linked Algerian gas plant

AP Photo/Aflred de Montesquiou ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Al-Qaida’s North Africa arm has claimed responsibility for a mortar attack on a gas plant in the Sahara jointly operated by Britain’s BP and Norway’s Statoil, calling it a protest over shale gas...