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France arrests 4 in jihadist network

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve addresses the media in Paris, Sunday, June 1, 2014. A suspected French jihadist who spent time in Syria is in custody over the shooting deaths of three people at a Belgian Jewish museum, prosecutors said Sunday, crystalizing fears that...

Ukraine says insurgents attack border guards

MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s border guard service says a number of servicemen have been injured in an insurgent attack on their camp in eastern Ukraine. The officials said in a statement Monday that some 100 armed insurgents attacked the border guards’ camp in...
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AP PHOTOS: Iran mineral baths offer relief

In this Feb. 19, 2014 photo, Iranian men relax in a hot mineral water spring as snow falls lightly, in the northwestern town of Sarein, Iran. The steamy waters emanating from the depths of the earth are rich in sulfur, calcium, lithium and other minerals, and are believed to...
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US defends captive swap with Taliban, critics stir

Accompanied by President Barack Obama, Jani Bergdahl, and Bob Bergdahl speak during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington on Saturday, May 31, 2014 about the release of their son, U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Bergdahl, 28, had been held prisoner...
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Hagel meets with team that rescued Bergdahl

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, right, walks on the tarmac with U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan James Cunningham, left, during his arrival to Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan, Sunday, June 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, POOL) U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel,...
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Suspects confess in rape, slaying of 2 India teens

Activists hold candles during a vigil to protest against the gang rape of two teenage girls, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, May 31, 2014. Police arrested a third suspect and hunted for two others Saturday in the gang rape and slaying of two teenage cousins found hanging from a...
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Rice: Congress ‘aware’ trade possible for soldier

Accompanied by President Barack Obama, Jani Bergdahl, and Bob Bergdahl speak during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington on Saturday, May 31, 2014 about the release of their son, U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Bergdahl, 28, had been held prisoner...
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Suspect in Jewish museum killings went to Syria

In this hand out photo distributed on Sunday, May 25, 2014 by the Belgian Federal Police, a surveillance camera shows a man shooting at the Jewish museum in Brussels, Belgium, on Saturday, May 24, 2014. Police stepped up security at Jewish institutions, schools and synagogues...

3 Catholic missionaries freed in Cameroon

ROME (AP) — Two Italian priests and a Canadian nun have been freed two months after they were abducted in northern Cameroon by armed groups, the Vatican and the Italy’s Foreign Ministry said Sunday. Gianantonio Allegri, Giampaolo Marta and Gilberte Bussier were...