• Dominic Ondoro of Kenya, the men's marathon winner, crosses the finish line of the Twin Cities Marathon in St. Paul, Minn., on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2015. (Jeff Wheeler/Star Tribune via AP)

    Kenya’s Dominic Ondoro wins 2015 Twin Cities Marathon

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kenyan Dominic Ondoro has won the 2015 Twin Cities Marathon.

  • Springboks’ power sets up 34-16 win over Scotland at RWC

    NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — It seems the loss to Japan was just a blip for the Springboks, after all.

  • Plastic tables and chairs at the site of a bomb explosion in Abuja, Nigeria, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015.  Multiple bombs detonated in two locations killing at least 15 people, the National Emergency Management Agency said Saturday, although no group has claimed responsibility the attack has attributes of others by Boko Haram, the home-grown Islamic extremist group. (AP Photo/Gbenga Olamikan)

    Official: 2 blasts rock Nigerian capital

    LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Several bombs in two locations of the Nigerian capital, Abuja, killed at least 15 people, the National Emergency Management Agency said Saturday.

  • Somalia wants to liberate territory held by al-Shabab soon

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Somalia’s prime minister said Friday the government wants to liberate all remaining territory held by the Islamic militant group al-Shabab in the coming year and have its own forces take over the country’s security from an African Union force in the next two to three years.

  • Facts and figures for the 11th Presidents Cup

    INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Facts and figures for the 11th Presidents Cup matches:

  • French peacekeeping soldiers patrol the city of Bangui, Central African Republic, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015.  42 deaths have been confirmed in Bangui since sectarian clashes erupted on Saturday between rivaling Christian and Muslim militias, but it is too dangerous for aid organizations to collect the bodies or help the wounded, according to Antoine Mbao-Bogo of The Red Cross. (AP Photo)

    Red Cross: Wounded trapped in C. African Republic capital

    BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Aid officials pleaded for access to the neighborhoods of Central African Republic’s treacherous capital on Wednesday, saying that sectarian clashes between rivaling Christian and Muslim militias make it too dangerous to help the wounded and to recover bodies.

  • In this Wednesday Sept. 23, 2015 file photo, Burkina Faso coup leader Gen. Gilbert Diendere, center, greets people at the airport during the arrival of Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou for talks in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Burkina Faso's army took over the barracks of the presidential guard that carried out a short-lived coup this month, barraging them with gunfire Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 after they refused to disarm, the government said. Gen. Gilbert Diendere, who led the coup earlier this month but handed power back last week, called on his followers to lay down arms. (AP Photo, File)

    Burkina Faso coup leader in Vatican Embassy

    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — The military general who led the short-lived coup in Burkina Faso has sought refuge at the Vatican Embassy, a day after the army opened fire on his supporters in the presidential guard to force them to disarm, a person who works closely with the clergy said Wednesday.

  • Carvings are seen on a wall at the Horemheb tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister said King Tut's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to a British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)

    Egypt says King Tut’s tomb may have hidden chambers

    LUXOR, Egypt (AP) — King Tut’s tomb may contain hidden chambers, Egypt’s antiquities minister said Tuesday, lending support to a new theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum.

  • President of the European Council Donald Tusk addresses the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. Headquarters, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

    The Latest: Somalia, AU urged to continue al-Shabab fight

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest developments from the annual U.N. gathering of world leaders at which they’re tackling major crises like the refugee issue and crises in Syria, Yemen and elsewhere:

  • Libya's parliament speaker Ageila Saleh speaks during an interview Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, at United Nations headquarters. (AP Photo/Cara Anna)

    AP Interview: Libya says Parliament will go past deadline

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The leader of Libya’s parliament says the elected House of Representatives will continue talks past the Oct. 20 deadline for its mandate to expire if a peace deal with the divided country’s rival government isn’t reached by then.