• 65 bodies of civilians found in Syrian town taken from IS

    BEIRUT (AP) — The bodies of at least 67 Syrian civilians, many summarily killed by the Islamic State group, have been discovered in a central town in Syria that government forces retook from the extremists over the weekend, the Syrian government and activists said Monday.

  • Women’s March dinner joke serves up a political challenge

    MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — When a New Jersey politician shared a meme on Facebook during January’s Women’s March on Washington asking whether the protest would be “over in time for them to cook dinner,” it sparked an uproar that led women to pack a meeting to demand an apology .

  • Detroit coach Stan Van Gundy supports protesting athletes

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy used his team’s trip to Washington to again voice his support for athletes who kneel during the national anthem and his opposition to President Donald Trump.