Turkey says it shot down Syrian helicopter

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s deputy prime minister says a Turkish jet has shot down a Syrian military helicopter after it entered Turkish airspa…

New Egyptian petition: Run, General, run

CAIRO (AP) — A group of Egyptian professionals, lawyers and ex-army officers on Monday launched a campaign to collect signatures urging the …

Ex-President Uribe in Colombia Senate run

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Alvaro Uribe has become the first former Colombian president in modern times to attempt a return to politics through…

First long-list announced for book awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Kate DiCamillo and David Levithan were among the 10 authors who made the first-ever long-list of finalists for the National …