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  • The Latest: Trains halt, chaos reigns at Budapest station

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET): ___ 12:20 p.m. Mohammed, a 24-year-old economist from the Syrian city of Aleppo,…

  • Missing Md. woman found

    UPDATE at 6:16 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1: Police say Carolyn Elizabeth Rabb has been found and is safe. The Silver Alert has been canceled. Previously at 2:53 a.m. Monday, Aug. 31: WASHINGTON — A Silver…

  • Press group urges Philippines to stop attacks on journalists

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Committee to Protect Journalists urged Philippine President Benigno Aquino III on Tuesday to act to stop attacks against the press in the country after three journalists were killed recently. Shawn…

  • Tropical Storm Fred moving away from Cape Verde Islands

    MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Fred is moving farther away from the Cape Verde Islands and is expected to weaken. The storm’s maximum sustained winds early Tuesday are near 65 mph (100 kph). Fred is…

  • 11 Bulgarian weightlifters lose appeals against doping bans

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Court of Arbitration for Sport has dismissed appeals by 11 Bulgarian weightlifters against their doping bans, meaning they will miss the upcoming world championships in Houston. CAS says its panel…

  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Thai prime minister says main suspect in deadly Bangkok bombing has been arrested near border BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s prime minister said Tuesday that authorities have arrested a man they believe is the main suspect…

  • Kenya celebrates athletes but more doping probes underway

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Some of Kenya’s newly crowned track and field world champions returned home on Tuesday and were ferried to a celebratory breakfast in a convoy of limousines bearing the logo “Hotbed of…

  • Somali militants overrun base for African Union forces

    MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Al-Shabab’ overran an African Union base in southern Somalia early Tuesday, a Somali military official said, in the latest display of the Islamic extremists’ capacity to hit back amid a prolonged…

  • Thai prime minister says main suspect in bombing arrested

    BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s prime minister said Tuesday that authorities have arrested a man they believe is the main suspect in a bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok two weeks ago that killed 20…

  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. POLICE ARREST MAIN SUSPECT IN BANGKOK BOMBING Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha says the man is a foreigner…

  • Yahoo chief Mayer says she’s pregnant with twins

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she’s pregnant with identical twins. Mayer says on a posting on her blog that she and her husband are expecting the twin girls in December. “I…

  • Police search premises of Turkish opposition business group

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Police on Tuesday searched the premises of a business and media group close to a U.S.-based moderate Islamic cleric whom the government accuses of trying to destabilize it. Critics denounced the…

  • Hungary shuts down rail traffic for westward-bound migrants

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary suspended all rail traffic Tuesday from its main terminal in Budapest and cleared the train station of hundreds of migrants trying to board trains for Austria and Germany — the…

  • Death toll in Spanish fireworks factory blast raised to 6

    MADRID (AP) — The number of people killed in a huge fireworks factory explosion in northeastern Spain has been raised to six after the body of a missing man was found early Tuesday, officials said.…

  • Wobbly euro economy may get bigger push from central bank

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — When is a trillion euros not enough? Could be soon, in Europe’s shaky economy. Analysts are already talking about when and how the European Central Bank might extend its 1.1 trillion-euro…