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  1. Prosecutors build case against traffickers as EU mulls planTue, 21 Apr 2015 11:31:21 GMT
    CATANIA, Sicily (AP) -- Italian prosecutors on Tuesday began building their case against the traffickers responsible for the drowning of as many as 950 migrants in the Mediterranean, as European Union leaders mulled a new plan to undermine smugglers' finances and their most precious assets - their vessels.... More...
  2. How countries cope with migrants arriving by boatTue, 21 Apr 2015 10:19:07 GMT
    Two recent shipwrecks in the Mediterranean Sea believed to have taken the lives of as many as 1,300 asylum seekers and migrants has highlighted the escalating flow of people fleeing persecution, war and economic difficulties in their homelands.... More...
  3. Pope OKs resignation of US bishop for not reporting abuseTue, 21 Apr 2015 11:19:27 GMT
    VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis on Tuesday accepted the resignation of a U.S. bishop who pleaded guilty to failing to report a suspected priestly child abuser in the first known case of a pope sanctioning bishops for covering up for pedophiles.... More...
  4. 10 Things to Know for TodayTue, 21 Apr 2015 09:58:16 GMT
    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:... More...
  5. Bush preparing to delegate many campaign tasks to super PACTue, 21 Apr 2015 07:26:43 GMT
    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Jeb Bush is preparing to embark on an experiment in presidential politics: delegating many of the nuts-and-bolts tasks of seeking the White House to a separate political organization that can raise unlimited amounts of campaign cash.... More...
  6. Court sentences ousted Egypt president to 20 years in prisonTue, 21 Apr 2015 11:04:20 GMT
    CAIRO (AP) -- An Egyptian criminal court on Tuesday sentenced ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to 20 years in prison on charges linked to the killing of protesters in 2012, the first verdict to be issued against the country's first freely elected leader.... More...
  7. US couple sentenced to prison in Bali suitcase killingTue, 21 Apr 2015 10:43:21 GMT
    BALI, Indonesia (AP) -- An Indonesian court found an American couple guilty of premeditated murder and sentenced them to prison on Tuesday in the killing of the woman's mother on the resort island of Bali.... More...
  8. Lawyer: No answer on why man who died in custody was stoppedTue, 21 Apr 2015 09:15:22 GMT
    BALTIMORE (AP) -- The lawyer for the family of Freddie Gray, a black man who died of spinal injuries he sustained during an arrest in Baltimore, said he believes the police had no reason to stop the man in the first place.... More...
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