The Latest: Hollande, Merkel visit Verdun, WWI battle site
VERDUN, France — The Latest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all times local): 1:05 p.m.. French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have traveled to Verdun, to honor the martyred city ...
Verdun battle centenary: Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel to make impassioned plea for European unity
Hollande, Merkel mark centenary of Battle of Verdun
Germany, France mark 100th anniversary of Battle of Verdun
Posted on 29 May 2016 | 6:03 am | Google News
Los Angeles Times
Surge of migrant sailings has Italy scrambling to house thousands of new arrivals
Los Angeles Times
A surge of migrant sailings from Libya and Egypt has sent government and aid officials in Italy scrambling to find beds for thousands of new arrivals. More than 13,000 people have made the perilous crossing since Monday -- and hundreds have drowned in ...
AP News in Brief at 6:04 am EDT
UN: 700 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean shipwrecks
European migrant crisis:: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants'
Posted on 29 May 2016 | 6:00 am | Google News
Kurds: Peshmerga eye Mosul in advance on ISIS territory
(CNN) Thousands of Kurdish Peshmerga troops are involved in an offensive to regain formerly Kurdish villages near the ISIS-held town of Mosul, Kurdish officials say. The Peshmerga-led ground offensive, backed by international coalition air support, was ...
US-led coalition troops assisting Kurds in new offensive: spokesman
Watch: Alongside the Peshmerga, Heading for Mosul
Thousands of Peshmerga move on ISIS in major offensive
Posted on 29 May 2016 | 5:56 am | Google News
Cincinnati zoo kills gorilla to save child who slipped into enclosure
(CNN) The Cincinnati Zoo shot and killed a western lowland gorilla on Saturday after a 4-year-old boy slipped into the animal's enclosure, a zoo official said at a news conference. Harambe, a 17-year-old, 400-pound gorilla, carried the boy around its ...
4-Year-Old Who Fell Into Cincinnati Zoo's Gorilla Enclosure Expected to Recover
Cincinnati Zoo kills gorilla to protect small child in enclosure
Toddler falls into gorilla cage at Cincinnati Zoo
Posted on 29 May 2016 | 12:39 am | Google News
Bernie Sanders is ignoring Hillary Clinton. It might be the nicest thing he can do for her.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Bernie Sanders's opponent in the California Democratic presidential primary is Hillary Clinton. That's what the ballot says, anyway. But listening to the Vermont senator on the campaign trail here, you'd hardly know it. At Santa ...
Sanders tries to get Clinton 'aggressive attack surrogates' off key campaign committees
Sanders: Clinton shouldn't pick VP from Wall Street
Bernie Sanders Says Two DNC Committee Co-Chairs Are Biased Against Him
Posted on 28 May 2016 | 11:42 pm | Google News
Warriors keep season alive, force Game 7
OKLAHOMA CITY – Stephen Curry and his Golden State Warriors are going home – to Game 7 at Oracle Arena on Monday night. After a Game 5 win in which the back-to-back MVP screamed “We ain't going home,” in those final moments, the defending ...
Anatomy of the Warriors' remarkable comeback
Warriors vs. Thunder 2016 final score: Golden State wins a 108-101 thriller to force Game 7
Warriors force Game 7 as Thunder's late-game nightmare returns
Posted on 28 May 2016 | 10:55 pm | Google News
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