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Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Lawmakers from the Iraqi city of Mosul, one of the areas captured by the Islamic State group and other Sunni militants last month, speak to the media in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Iraq's political parties have agreed to assign the position of president to a Kurd, prime minister…

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Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Shiite lawmaker Adnan al-Shehmani speaks to the media in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Iraq's political parties have agreed to assign the position of president to a Kurd, prime minister to a Shiite and speaker of parliament to a Sunni. The next president will task someone with for…

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Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Kurdish lawmaker Vian Dekhil speaks to the media in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Iraq's political parties have agreed to assign the position of president to a Kurd, prime minister to a Shiite and speaker of parliament to a Sunni. The next president will task someone with forming …

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Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Head of the Iraqi Fadhila party, Ammar Tohme, speaks to the media in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Iraq's political parties have agreed to assign the position of president to a Kurd, prime minister to a Shiite and speaker of parliament to a Sunni. The next president will task some…

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Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Shoriq al-Abayachi, a member of the Democratic Alliance political bloc, speaks to the media in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Iraq's political parties have agreed to assign the position of president to a Kurd, prime minister to a Shiite and speaker of parliament to a Sunni. The nex…

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Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Shiite lawmaker Mohammad Taqi al-Mawla, center, speaks to the media in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Iraq's parliament convened to vote for a new president on Wednesday. Since 2003, Iraq's political parties have agreed to assign the position of president to a Kurd, prime minister …

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Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy

BAGHDAD (AP) — Gunmen attacked a prisoner convoy north of Baghdad on Thursday, setting off a gunbattle with troops in which 52 prisoners and eight soldiers were killed, officials said.

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Norway: Terror threat against Norway

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norway's intelligence service says it has received information about an imminent "concrete threat" against Norway from people with links to Islamic fighters in Syria.

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Norway warns of 'concrete threat' linked to Syria

OSLO, Norway (AP) — Norway's intelligence service says it has been warned of an imminent "concrete threat" against the nation from people with links to Islamic fighters in Syria.

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Malawi corruption suspect faces charges

BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) — The chief suspect in a government corruption scandal that has rocked the southern African nation of Malawi faces charges of fraud and money laundering.

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3 patients at Chinese nursing home castrated

BEIJING (AP) — Police in northeastern China have detained a man accused of cutting off the testicles of three patients in a nursing home, state media and officials said Thursday.

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European Central Bank in database security breach

BERLIN (AP) — The European Central Bank says contact data have been stolen from a database that serves its public website, though it's stressing that no internal systems or market-sensitive data were compromised.

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Slaying of Fla. law professor is a seeming mystery

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Detectives say Florida State University law school professor Daniel Markel was shot in the head - but won't say whether he was shot from the front or back. They say he was gunned down at his home in broad daylight - but won't say if he was found inside the house or o…

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Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

A relative of a passenger onboard TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 that crashed on the Taiwanese island of Penghu, cries at a funeral parlor in Penghu, Thursday, July 24, 2014. The plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on the island late Wednesday, killing dozens of people and wre…

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Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

A relative of a passenger onboard the TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 that crashed on the Taiwanese island of Penghu, cries at a funeral parlor in Penghu, Taiwan, Thursday, July 24, 2014. The plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on the island late Wednesday, killing dozens of pe…

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Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

A survivor of the TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 crashed on the Taiwanese island of Penghu, is transferred to Kaohsiung from Penghu Hospital in Penghu, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Stormy weather on the trailing edge of Typhoon Matmo was the likely cause of the plane crash that killed more than …

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Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 on the Taiwanese island of Penghu Thursday, July 24, 2014. The plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on the island late Wednesday, killing more than 40 people and wrecking houses and cars on the ground. (AP Pho…

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Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 which crashed on the Taiwanese island of Penghu Thursday, July 24, 2014. The plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on the island late Wednesday, killing more than 40 people and wrecking houses and cars on the g…

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Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 which crashed on the Taiwanese island of Penghu Thursday, July 24, 2014. The plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on the island late Wednesday, killing more than 40 people and wrecking houses and cars on the g…

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Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 on the Taiwanese island of Penghu Thursday, July 24, 2014. The plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on the island late Wednesday, killing more than 40 people and wrecking houses and cars on the ground. (AP Pho…

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Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

Taiwan airline suspects bad weather caused crash

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Stormy weather trailing behind a typhoon was the likely cause of a plane crash on a Taiwanese island that killed 48 people on board and injured 10 on the plane and five on the ground, the airline said Thursday.

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12 children, man die in train-bus crash in India

12 children, man die in train-bus crash in India

A relative of a victim cries at the site of a train that crashed into a school bus in Medak district in the southern Indian state of Telengana, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Twelve children were killed Thursday when the train crashed into a school bus at an unmanned railroad crossing in southern …

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12 children, man die in train-bus crash in India

12 children, man die in train-bus crash in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — Twelve children were killed Thursday when a train crashed into their school bus at an unmanned railroad crossing in southern India, police said.

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Arizona Power Black's rowdy 'fans'

Arizona Power Black's rowdy 'fans'

Members of the Arizona Power Black club root on their Elite team Wednesday at Spring Valley High School.

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Kennedy Center to host 'Dance Day' celebration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Actress Jenna Elfman and dancer Du-Shaunt "Fik-Shun" Stegall will be at the Kennedy Center this weekend to celebrate National Dance Day.

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Australia readies 50 police to send to Ukraine

Australia readies 50 police to send to Ukraine

FILE - Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott speaks during a news conference in Sydney, Australia, in this July 19, 2014 file photo. Abbott said on Wednesday July 23, 2014 he was discussing with government leaders options for securing the 50-square kilometer (20-square mile) crash site, inc…

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Australia readies 50 police to send to Ukraine

Australia readies 50 police to send to Ukraine

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia has sent 50 police to London in anticipation of deploying them to Ukraine to secure the Malaysian plane crash site as part of a proposed U.N. team, the Australian prime minister said Thursday.

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Alaska tourist train halts runs after derailment

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A vintage rail company that hauls hundreds of thousands of tourists every year along the route of the historic Klondike Gold Rush has suspended operations while it investigates a derailment that injured nine people.

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2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

In this framegrab made from a video provided by press service of the rebel Donetsk People's Republic and icorpus.ru, pro-Russians collect parts of the burning debris of a Ukrainian military fighter jet, shot down at Savur Mogila, eastern Ukraine, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Two Ukrainian milit…

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2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

Soldiers load coffins into cars under a Ukrainian flag during a ceremony to mark the return of the first bodies, of passengers and crew killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, from Ukraine at Eindhoven military air base, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. After being removed from the pl…

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2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

King Willem-Alexander, left, Queen Maxima and Prime Minister Mark Rutte, right, observe a minute of silence during a ceremony to mark the return of the first bodies of passengers and crew killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 from Ukraine at Eindhoven military air base, in Ein…

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2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

Comrades carry an injured Ukrainian serviceman on board a Ukrainian military plane to be transported to Ukraine at Rostov-on-Don's airport, in Russia, early Thursday, July 24, 2014. Several Ukrainian servicemen had to cross the border into Russia after they were injured in clashes with pro-R…

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2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

Shoppers take a photo next to prayer notes for passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 at a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, July 24, 2014. The crash of the Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine a week ago killed all 298 people. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

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2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

In this undated photo provided by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Elaine Teoh poses for a photo at an unknown location. Australian resident Teoh was killed aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which was shot down over eastern Ukraine. (AP Photo/Department of Foreign Af…

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2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

2 planes with more crash victims to leave Ukraine

KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — Dozens of containers holding remains of victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash were loaded aboard two military transports to go to the Netherlands Thursday on the second day of the airlift, while Australia's government dispatched 50 police officers to London to prepar…

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South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

A woman walks by sale signs at Seoul shopping district, South Korea, Thursday, July 24, 2014. South Korea's government unveiled stimulus plans Thursday after the shock of a deadly ferry sinking slowed economic growth to the lowest level in three quarters. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

Shoppers look around a clothing shop near sale signs at Seoul shopping district, South Korea, Thursday, July 24, 2014. South Korea's government unveiled stimulus plans Thursday after the shock of a deadly ferry sinking slowed economic growth to the lowest level in three quarters. (AP Photo/L…

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South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

A woman walks by an advertisement board showing a bank's interest rates in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, July 24, 2014. South Korea's government unveiled stimulus plans Thursday after the shock of a deadly ferry sinking slowed economic growth to the lowest level in three quarters. (AP Photo/…

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South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

A woman walks past a sale sign at Seoul shopping district, South Korea, Thursday, July 24, 2014. South Korea's government unveiled stimulus plans Thursday after the shock of a deadly ferry sinking slowed economic growth to the lowest level in three quarters. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

South Korea unveils stimulus after ferry sinking

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's government announced a $40 billion stimulus plan Thursday after the shock of a deadly ferry sinking slowed economic growth to the lowest level in three quarters.

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World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report

World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report

Men walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Asian shares were subdued Thursday despite an improvement in China’s manufacturing as a wait-and-see mood prevailed ahead of earnings reports from some of the region’s top companies. (AP Photo/Eugen…

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World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report

World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report

A man is reflected on an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Asian shares were subdued Thursday despite an improvement in China’s manufacturing as a wait-and-see mood prevailed ahead of earnings reports from some of the region’s top companies. (AP P…

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World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report

World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report

A man looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Asian shares were subdued Thursday despite an improvement in China’s manufacturing as a wait-and-see mood prevailed ahead of earnings reports from some of the region’s top companies. (AP Photo/Eu…

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World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report

World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report

TOKYO (AP) — World shares were rattled Thursday by reports the European Union is weighing stiffer financial sanctions against Russia.

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Soria: Trabajo de equipo

Soria: Trabajo de equipo

Comenta Tony La Russa que en su época de mánager en la Major League Baseball se rodeó de instructores muy capaces, personas que fueron claves en el éxito que tuvo.

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Palomeando: Bribones y superhéroes en "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Palomeando: Bribones y superhéroes en "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Es la más reciente apuesta de MARVEL para iniciar una nueva franquicia.

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Gaza fighting rages amid cease-fire efforts

Gaza fighting rages amid cease-fire efforts

Israeli soldiers work on a tank near the Israel and Gaza border Thursday, July 24, 2014. Israeli tanks and warplanes bombarded the Gaza Strip on Thursday, as Hamas militants stuck to their demand for the lifting of an Israeli and Egyptian blockade in the face of U.S. efforts to reach a cease…

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Gaza fighting rages amid cease-fire efforts

Gaza fighting rages amid cease-fire efforts

An Israeli tank moves through the morning mist near the Israel and Gaza border Thursday, July 24, 2014. Israeli tanks and warplanes bombarded the Gaza Strip on Thursday, as Hamas militants stuck to their demand for the lifting of an Israeli and Egyptian blockade in the face of U.S. efforts t…

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Gaza fighting rages amid cease-fire efforts

Gaza fighting rages amid cease-fire efforts

Israeli soldiers carry wounded soldier to a helicopter near the Israel and Gaza border Thursday, July 24, 2014. Israeli tanks and warplanes bombarded the Gaza Strip on Thursday, as Hamas militants stuck to their demand for the lifting of an Israeli and Egyptian blockade in the face of U.S. e…

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Gaza fighting rages amid cease-fire efforts

Gaza fighting rages amid cease-fire efforts

Israeli tanks move near the Israel and Gaza border Thursday, July 24, 2014. Israeli tanks and warplanes bombarded the Gaza Strip on Thursday, as Hamas militants stuck to their demand for the lifting of an Israeli and Egyptian blockade in the face of U.S. efforts to reach a cease-fire.(AP Pho…

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