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Officials:extremist’s misfire foiled attack on Paris church

French Prime Minister Manuel Vall, left, and interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve, address the medias after a cabinet meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, Wednesday, April 21, 2015. An Islamic extremist with an arsenal of heavy weapons planned an imminent attack on one...
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Yemen’s Shiite rebels say they welcome UN-led peace talks

Smoke rises after a Saudi-led airstrike hit a site where many believe the largest weapons cache in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. The Saudi-led coalition pounded Shiite rebels in Yemen on Tuesday, killing at least 19 in a city in the country’s...

Authorities seize wrong Mexican girl for forced return to US

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A 14-year-old Mexican girl pulled screaming from her middle school by federal police and sent to a woman in Houston was being returned home Wednesday after DNA tests showed she is not the woman’s daughter, Mexico’s Foreign Ministry said....
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South Africa: No reports of immigrant violence overnight

A woman and man washes outside a shelter for displaced foreigners in east of Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, April 21, 2015. The South African army has been deployed to areas in that remain volatile after a spate of attacks targeting immigrants, the defense minister...
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Italy: UN presence in Niger, Sudan can help migrant crisis

Migrants wait to disembark from the Italian Navy vessel ‘Chimera’ in the harbor of Salerno, Italy, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Italy pressed the European Union on Wednesday to devise concrete, robust steps to stop the deadly tide of migrants on smugglers’ boats...
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Paris extremist’s misfire thwarts imminent attack on church

AAA Apr. 22, 2015 8:55 AM ETParis extremist’s misfire thwarts imminent attack on church French Prime Minister Manuel Vall, left, and interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve, address the medias after a cabinet meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, Wednesday, April 21,...

New airstrikes target Yemen rebels after Saudi statement

Smoke rises after a Saudi-led airstrike hit a site where many believe the largest weapons cache in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. The Saudi-led coalition pounded Shiite rebels in Yemen on Tuesday, killing at least 19 in a city in the country’s...
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Italy: refugee camps in Niger, Sudan to stem migrant flow

Rescued migrants disembark from an Italian Navy vessel in the harbor of Augusta, Sicily, Southern Italy, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Italy pressed the European Union on Wednesday to devise concrete, robust steps to stop the deadly tide of migrants on smugglers’ boats in the...

Paris extremist’s misfire thwarts imminent attack on church

PARIS (AP) — An Islamic extremist with an arsenal of loaded guns was only prevented from opening fire on Sunday morning churchgoers because he accidentally shot himself, French officials said. The 24-year-old computer science student, who was also suspected in the death...
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A quiet night in Yemen’s capital as Saudi halts offensive

Smoke rises after a Saudi-led airstrike hit a site where many believe the largest weapons cache in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. The Saudi-led coalition pounded Shiite rebels in Yemen on Tuesday, killing at least 19 in a city in the country’s...