• Driver’s family press charges over US drone hit on Pakistan

    QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — The family of a driver who was killed alongside Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan has filed a case against U.S. officials, seeking to press murder charges, police said Sunday.

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  • Correction: Argentina-Operation Condor-Glance story

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — In a story May 27 about the Operation Condor conspiracy in South America, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Ronni Moffitt was an aide to former Chilean ambassador Orlando Letelier. She was the aide’s wife.

  • In this undated and unknown location photo, the new leader of Taliban fighters, Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada poses for a portrait. Afghanistan's government has offered the new Taliban leader a choice: make peace or face the same fate as his predecessor, who was killed last week in a U.S. drone strike. (Afghan Islamic Press via AP)

    AP Analysis: Hopes for peace dim with new Taliban leader

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s government has offered the new Taliban leader a choice: make peace or face the same fate as his predecessor, killed in a U.S. drone strike last week. But Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada is a hard-liner who has used his religious credentials to justify the Taliban insurgency that has killed or wounded tens of thousands of Afghan civilians as a “holy war” and his succession has inspired little hope for an end to the bloodshed.

  • People sit in federal court for the sentencing of former military officers in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Friday, May 27, 2016. The court will deliver a sentence on a long-awaited human rights trial focused on Operation Condor, a secret conspiracy launched by six South American dictators in the 1970s in a combined effort to track down their enemies and eliminate them. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

    Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina’s last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and forcibly disappear people across international borders.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin stands at the entrance of the Greek prime minister's official residence in Athens, Friday, May 27, 2016. On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Putin sharply criticized western policy toward Moscow and called a newly-expanded U.S. missile defense system a threat to his country's security. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

    Putin blasts West on first trip to EU country this year

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday sharply criticized western policy toward Moscow, describing a newly expanded U.S. missile defense system as a threat to his country’s security — and vowing to retaliate.

  • In this Feb. 11, 2016 file photo of aedes aegypti mosquitoes are seen in a mosquito cage at a laboratory in Cucuta, Colombia. Congress is racing toward its summer break, but like a procrastinating college kid it has tons of work to catch up on to avoid a report card laden with grades of incomplete or even worse. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan, File)

    Congress’ grade so far? Incomplete at best

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is racing toward its summer break, but like a procrastinating college kid it has tons of work to catch up on to avoid a report card laden with grades of incomplete or even worse.

  • U.S. Naval Academy superintendent Ted Carter, Jr., left, presents a diploma to Keenan Reynolds, graduating Midshipman and the Baltimore Ravens' sixth round NFL draft pick, during the Academy's graduation and commissioning ceremony in Annapolis, Md., Friday, May 27, 2016. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Friday that Reynolds may defer his service and be eligible to play in the NFL in 2016. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Defense secretary: Navy’s Reynolds, Swain can play in NFL

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Keenan Reynolds will get his chance to play in the NFL this season.

  • This Wednesday, May 18, 2016 photo shows rubble from a 2006 partial evacuation of Amona, an unauthorized Israeli settler outpost in the West Bank, east of the Palestinian town of Ramallah. It is the largest of about 100 outposts in the West Bank which were built without permission but generally tolerated by the government. Under an Israeli Supreme Court order, the government must tear down the outpost by the end of 2016. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)

    West Bank outpost’s impending evacuation a test for Israel

    AMONA OUTPOST, West Bank (AP) — The fate of 50 white caravans perched atop a West Bank hill in the Amona settler outpost is emerging as a key test for Benjamin Netanyahu’s newly-expanded hard-line government.

  • The first of two coast guard helicopters exits Sentara Norfolk General Hospital after bringing Navy aviators involved in a crash to the hospital, in Norfolk, Va., Thursday, May 26, 2016. Two Navy jet fighters collided off the coast of North Carolina during a routine training mission on Thursday, sending several people to the hospital, officials said. (L. Todd Spencer/The Virginian-Pilot via AP)  MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    The Latest: Navy says planes involved in ‘in-flight mishap’

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the crash of two Navy fighter jets off the coast of North Carolina (all times local):

  • New Mexico land boss weighs easement request from feds

    LORDSBURG, N.M. (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection is seeking rights of way for the next 35 years to repair nearly 30 miles of roads in two counties to help with operations in New Mexico’s border region.