Iran Iraq Earthquake deaths and destruction

Iran-Iraq 7.3 Earthquake, kills more than 530 people

Iran to probe state-built homes destroyed by deadly quake NASSER KARIMI, Associated Press MOHAMMAD NASIRI, Associated Press SARPOL-E-ZAHAB, Iran (AP) — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani launched an investigation Tuesday into why government housing built by his hard-line...
Saudi King

More Saudis detained in $100 billion corruption sweep

ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI, Associated Press AYA BATRAWY, Associated Press RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Dozens more people have been taken into custody by Saudi authorities, the kingdom said Thursday, bringing to 201 the number detained in a sweep that investigators say has uncovered at...
Wednesday, November 8th News Minute video report

National News Minute video report Nov. 8th

Wednesday, November 8th  AP News Minute video report of top stories making national headlines: President Trump in China; Trump sends warning to North Korea; Democrats win races for Governor in Virginia, New Jersey; Former MLB pitcher Roy Halladay dies in plane crash.  
Trump In South Korea

Trump abruptly talking negotiations, not threats in Korea

  JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press JILL COLVIN, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Softening his aggressive rhetoric, at least for the moment, President Donald Trump stood on South Korean soil Tuesday and urged North Korea to come to the negotiating table....
Argentine victims of bike path attack

Argentine school mourns 5 alumni killed in bike path attack

DEBORA REY, Associated Press ROSARIO, Argentina (AP) — Argentina on Wednesday mourned five victims of the bike path attack near the World Trade Center who were part of a group of friends celebrating the 30th anniversary of their high school graduation with a trip to New York...
National News Minute November 1st!

National News Minute video, Nov. 1st

The latest national news headlines in this video report for Wednesday, November 1st: NY attack suspect investigated: Attack truck rented at Home Depot in New Jersey; 7 Arrested outside Milo Yiannopoulos speech in California; Dodgers beat Astros 3-1, force World Series game 7.  
October 30, News Minute video!

News Minute video for October 30th

The latest national news headlines video report for Monday, October, 30th: Puerto Rico drops Whitefish Energy contract; March for Spanish unity in Catalonia; Severe storms hit New England; Women rescued at sea arrive in Japan.  
U.S. Soldiers

US suspects Niger villager betrayed Army troops

LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military believes someone in a Niger village may have tipped off attackers to the presence of U.S. commandos and Nigerien forces in the area, setting in motion the ambush that killed four Americans, a senior defense...
Syria Chemical weapons inspection

Russia vetoes extending Syria chemical weapons inspectors 

EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press   UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia on Tuesday vetoed a U.S.-sponsored resolution that would have extended the work of inspectors seeking to determine who is responsible for chemical weapons attacks in Syria, accusing the United States of...
Puerto Rico Hurricane aid

House weighs aid package for Puerto Rico

KEN THOMAS, Associated Press ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump lashed out at hurricane-devastated Puerto Rico on Thursday, insisting in tweets that the federal government can’t keep sending help “forever” and suggesting the...