• Tense calm in Gaza after Israel, Hamas exchange heavy fire

    JERUSALEM (AP) — The Gaza border region was quiet but tense on Tuesday morning after a night of heavy fire as Israeli aircraft bombed targets across the Gaza Strip and Gaza militants fired rockets into Israel in what threatened to escalate into a major conflict, just two weeks before the Israeli election.

    Updated: 5:58 am

  • The Latest: Israeli forces arrest 3 at West Bank campus

    JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (all times local):

  • Australian party accused of asking US gun lobby for money

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s prime minister on Tuesday accused an influential minor political party of trying to “sell Australia’s gun laws to the highest bidders” by asking the U.S. gun lobby for donations.

  • Asian stocks rebound after slide on growth worries

    BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock prices rebounded Tuesday after global markets slid on worries about U.S. and European economic growth.

  • Israel says Gaza rocket strikes home in central Israel

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli aircraft bombed targets across the Gaza Strip and Gaza militants fired rockets into Israel early Tuesday, the second day of cross-border fighting that erupted in the last stretch of a closely contested race for Israeli prime minister between the long-serving incumbent and an ex-army chief.

    Updated: 10:34 pm

  • Thai election results delayed, anti-junta party claims win

    BANGKOK (AP) — The two top parties began angling for the upper hand in forming a new government in Thailand on Monday after partial results showed no group won a majority of seats in the country’s first national election since a 2014 military coup.

    Updated: 9:10 pm

  • Mix-up: British Airways plane lands in Scotland, not Germany

    LONDON (AP) — The flight on Monday seemed to go perfectly well, until passengers realized that their plane had landed in both the wrong city and the wrong country.

    Updated: 7:02 pm

  • UK leader meets Cabinet as she fights to stay in power

    LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers seized a measure of control over the stalled Brexit process from Prime Minister Theresa May’s foundering government Monday, setting up a series of votes that could dramatically alter the course of the U.K.’s departure from the European Union.

    Updated: 6:24 pm

  • Correction: Brazil-Dam Collapse story

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In a story March 23 about the aftermath of a Brazilian dam collapse, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a new evacuation had been ordered for people near a dam. They had been evacuated in February.

  • Russia savors Mueller’s report but expects tensions to stay

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia savored an “I told you so” moment Monday after special counsel Robert Mueller found no collusion between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Moscow. Government officials also dismissed the extensive evidence uncovered by Mueller of Russian cyber-meddling in the 2016 presidential election.