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South Florida World War II vets return from tour

WEST PALM BEACH — A group of 76 World War II veterans returned from a Washington, D.C., sightseeing trip to an unexpected celebration in their honor at Palm Beach International Airport.
Updated: 2 hours ago
New Afghan president, but vote totals kept secret

New Afghan president, but vote totals kept secret

KABUL, Afghanistan — Ending months of vote-related tension, Afghanistan’s election commission named a new president on Sunday only hours after the two leading candidates signed a power-sharing deal that names one of them as the country&...
Updated: 3 hours ago

Pope in Albania urges Muslims to condemn extremism

TIRANA, Albania — Pope Francis called Sunday for Muslims and all religious leaders to condemn Islamic extremists who “pervert” religion to justify violence, as he visited Albania and held up the Balkan nation as a model for interfai...
Updated: 3 hours ago
White House intruder identified as Army veteran

White House intruder identified as Army veteran

WASHINGTON — The man accused of getting inside the White House after scaling a fence is a veteran who was awarded a medal for his service in Iraq and retired due to disability, the Army said Sunday.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack

Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack

NAIROBI, Kenya — Relatives of the dead, survivors and shop owners converged outside Nairobi’s Westgate Mall on Sunday, lighting candles and laying flowers in memory of those killed a year ago when gunmen stormed the upscale mall.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in car crash

Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in car crash

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL’s most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36.
Updated: 4 hours ago
9 days in, no contact with trooper slaying suspect

9 days in, no contact with trooper slaying suspect

CANADENSIS, Pa. — Nine days after a gunman opened fire in a deadly ambush at a state police barracks, authorities have had no contact with the suspect they describe as a self-taught survivalist despite an intensive search that shut down the he...
Updated: 4 hours ago

Sarasota event celebrates electric cars

The Associated Press
Updated: 4 hours ago

Pensacola celebrates 100 years of Naval aviation

PENSACOLA NAVAL AIR STATION, — The Florida Panhandle city long known as “The Cradle of Naval Aviation,” is celebrating 100 years of training the Navy’s top pilots.
Updated: 4 hours ago

Volusia County sheriff’s deputy shoots, kills man

The Associated Press
Updated: 4 hours ago