• Neighbor: Bar attack suspect a ‘drunken mess,’ not political

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man accused of shooting two Indian immigrants and a third man at a bar, in what some believe was a hate crime, was always a drinker but became a “drunken mess” after his father died about 18 months ago, a longtime neighbor said Saturday.

  • World Snowshoe Championships are Saturday in Saranac Lake

    SARANAC LAKE, N.Y. (AP) — Organizers are as set as they can be for Saturday’s World Snowshoe Championships in Saranac Lake.

  • Witnesses say deadly Kansas shooting was racially motivated

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to “get out of my country,” witnesses said, then opened fire in an attack that killed one of the men and wounded the other, as well as a third man who tried to help.

  • India police arrest cheap mobile maker on fraud charges

    LUCKNOW, India (AP) — The director of an Indian company that claimed it was selling the world’s cheapest smartphone was arrested Thursday on fraud charges, police said Friday.

  • Some witnesses say Kansas shooting was racially motivated

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of opening fire in a crowded suburban Kansas City bar, killing one man and injuring two others in an attack that some witnesses said was racially motivated, was charged Thursday with murder and attempted murder.

  • Suicide bombers kill 6 outside court in northwest Pakistan

    PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A group of suicide bombers with grenades and assault rifles struck outside a courthouse in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, killing six people in an attack claimed by a Taliban splinter group.

  • Pakistani women in memorable rugby sevens debut

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — They might have won only one match at the Asian Women’s Rugby Sevens in Laos on the weekend, but for the Pakistan team — which formed only a year ago — it was a dream debut at an international event.