• AP Analysis: Could Trump push a partial Mideast deal?

    Donald Trump may be uniquely suited to push for Middle East peace: the Israelis as well as key Arab players, each for their own reasons, are all looking like admirers who seek to please. But out-of-the-box thinking will be needed nonetheless.

  • Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough

    JERUSALEM (AP) — President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner, arrived in the region on Wednesday for a daylong visit aimed at restarting long-dormant Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.

  • The Latest: Student’s death ‘touches the American heart’

    CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the death of an American college student days after he was freed from North Korea in a coma (all times local):

  • US student freed by North Korea in a coma has died at 22

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week, died Monday afternoon. He was 22.