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FILE -In this April 26, 2017 file photo, Roy Moore smiles before announcing his Alabama Junior Senate race candidacy, in Montgomery, Ala. As former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, runs for U.S. Senate, he doesn't shrink from telling voters he has twice been ousted from the bench for defying federal courts over the Ten Commandments and same-sex marriage. Instead, he wears those rejections as a badge of honor. (Albert Cesare/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP, File)
July 08, 2017 - 9:12 am
OXFORD, Ala. (AP) — As former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore runs for U.S. Senate, he doesn't shrink from telling voters he has twice been ousted from the bench for defying federal courts over the Ten Commandments and same-sex marriage. Instead, he wears those rejections as a badge of honor. Moore...
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In this image taken from Jan 6, 2008, video footage by AP Video, Liu Xiaobo looks at documents in his home in Beijing, China. According to a statement Friday, July 7, 2017, on the website of the First Hospital of China Medical University, the Chinese medical team charged with treating imprisoned Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo has stopped using cancer-fighting drugs so as not to overwhelm his severely weakened liver, raising concerns that China's most prominent political prisoner is critically ill. (AP Video via AP)
July 08, 2017 - 9:11 am
BEIJING (AP) — American and German specialists saw imprisoned Chinese Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo on Saturday and confirmed that he is in the final stages of terminal liver cancer, the hospital treating him said. China allowed the two doctors to travel to the northeastern city of Shenyang...
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FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, Opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez speaks during a press conference in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuela's Supreme Court says Lopez has been transferred to house arrest. The court says in a statement early Saturday, July 8, 2017, that Lopez was granted the "humanitarian measure" for health reasons. The 46-year-old Lopez has been behind bars at a military prison for more than three years. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos, File)
July 08, 2017 - 9:11 am
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez was transferred to house arrest Saturday after spending more than three years behind bars in a military prison. A Supreme Court statement said Lopez was granted the "humanitarian measure" for health reasons. It was...
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A man looks through the broken window of a shop in Hamburg, Germany, Saturday, July 8, 2017. Anti-globalization activists have rioted for a second night as Hamburg hosts the Group of 20 leaders, setting up street barricades, looting supermarkets and attacking police with slingshots and petrol bombs. (Daniel Bockwoldt/dpa via AP)
July 08, 2017 - 8:56 am
HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Anti-globalization activists rioted violently for a second night as Hamburg hosted Group of 20 leaders, setting up street barricades, looting supermarkets and attacking police with slingshots and firebombs on Saturday. Police said riots were extremely aggressive in the early...
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FILE - In this Friday, July 7, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit, in Hamburg. A separate US-Russia-brokered truce for southern Syria, brokered by the U.S. and Russia, is meant to help allay growing concerns by neighboring Jordan and Israel about Iranian military ambitions in the area. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is at left, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is at right. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
July 08, 2017 - 8:55 am
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A separate truce for southern Syria, brokered by the U.S. and Russia, is meant to help allay growing concerns by neighboring Jordan and Israel about Iranian military ambitions in the area, including fears that Tehran plans to set up a disruptive long-term presence there. Such...
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FILE - In this Friday, July 7, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit, in Hamburg. A separate US-Russia-brokered truce for southern Syria, brokered by the U.S. and Russia, is meant to help allay growing concerns by neighboring Jordan and Israel about Iranian military ambitions in the area. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is at left, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is at right. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
July 08, 2017 - 8:52 am
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The United Nations on Saturday welcomed the agreement struck between the United States and Russia for a cease-fire in southwest Syria, saying it would support upcoming peace talks. The U.N.'s deputy special envoy to Syria, Ramzy Ramzy, said he hopes the agreement announced a...
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July 08, 2017 - 8:48 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Al-Shabab extremists from neighboring Somalia beheaded nine civilians in an early-morning attack on a village in the southeast, Kenyan officials said Saturday, as concerns grew that the group had taken up a bloody new strategy. The attack occurred in Jima village in Lamu...
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President Donald Trump shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit, Friday, July 7, 2017, in Hamburg. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 08, 2017 - 8:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — At least one thing is known about the meeting between presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin: They met. But for the first time? Or again? Depends on which accounts from Trump you choose to believe. At home and abroad over the past week, the U.S. president made a number of...
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July 08, 2017 - 7:36 am
LIBSON, Maine (AP) — Mainers are holding the 35th annual celebration of all things Moxie without the event founder who helped to introduce the quirky beverage to a new generation. Frank Anicetti, who died in May at 77, loved the soda enough to create the Moxie Festival in 1982 and to turn his...
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July 08, 2017 - 7:28 am
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The keel of the nation's 20th Virginia-class attack submarine named for Oregon is being laid at the manufacturing plant for General Dynamics' Electric Boat. The milestone is being marked Saturday at a Rhode Island shipyard. It comes at a time when many in Congress and in the...
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