• Hospital workers walk, outside the morgue of the Gabriel Toure hospital, in Bamako, Mali, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. The heavily armed Islamic extremists who shot up a luxury hotel in Mali's capital, killing 19 people, timed their assault for the moment when guards would be the most lax, allowing them to easily blast their way past a five-man security team before turning their weapons on terrified guests, a security guard and witnesses said Saturday.  (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)

    Mali hotel attack aimed at peace talks, say separatists

    BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The assault on a luxury hotel in Mali’s capital that killed 19 people was a clear attempt to derail a fragile peace process meant to stabilize the country’s volatile north, a representative of northern separatist groups said Sunday.

  • This undated image taken from a Militant Website on Monday, Nov.16, 2015, shows Belgian Abdelhamid Abaaoud. Abaaoud the Belgian jihadi suspected of masterminding deadly attacks in Paris was killed in a police raid on a suburban apartment building, the city prosecutor's office announced Thursday Nov. 1, 2015. Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins' office said 27-year-old Abdelhamid Abaaoud was identified based on skin samples. His body was found in the apartment building targeted in the chaotic and bloody raid in the Paris suburb of Saint-Denis on Wednesday.  (Militant video via AP)

    Who were the Paris attackers? Many crossed officials’ radar

    PARIS (AP) — French police and prosecutors, friends and families, and journalists have unveiled details about the men accused of carrying out the attacks in Paris. Altogether, authorities say that three teams participated in the bloody assault. At least one suspected participant remains at large.

  • In this Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, file photo, the Abdeslam name is shown on the doorbell on the house of the family of Belgian militants Brahim and Salah Abdeslam in Molenbeek, Belgium. The family homes of the suspected mastermind of the Paris attacks and one of the suicide bombers stand only a few blocks apart in the Belgian capital's Molenbeek neighborhood. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File)

    Paris attacks rooted in Brussels bring question: Why Belgium

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The family homes of the suspected mastermind of the Paris attacks and one of the suicide bombers stand only a few blocks apart in the Belgian capital’s Molenbeek neighborhood. After a string of attacks in recent years linked to its grimy streets in central Brussels, a key question arises: Why Belgium?

  • Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak speaks at the East Asia Summit (EAS) gala dinner in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    The Latest: SE Asian nations seek to fight human trafficking

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Ten Southeast Asian heads of state and nine world leaders, including President Barack Obama, are meeting in Malaysia to discuss trade and economic issues. Terrorism and disputes over the South China Sea are also on the agenda. (All times local.)

  • A man walks by a military vehicle in front of the old stock exchange in the center of Brussels on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015. Belgium raised its security level to its highest degree on Saturday as the manhunt continues for extremist Salah Abdeslam who took part in the Paris attacks. The security levels shut down all metro lines and shuttered many shops as well as canceling sports matches. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

    Brussels under serious terrorism threat after Paris attacks

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities closed down Brussels’ subway system and flooded the streets with armed police and soldiers Saturday in response to what they said was a threat of Paris-style attacks.

  • ASEAN leaders from left, Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak, Laos' Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong, Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen, Indonesia's Prime Minister Joko Widodo and Myanmar's President Thein Sein join their hands as they pose for photographers after the signing ceremony of the 2015 Kuala Lumpur Declaration on the Establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community and the Kuala Lumpur Declaration on ASEAN 2025, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin)

    Muslim-majority Malaysia blasts IS as evil terrorists

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Thirteen years after the idea was mooted, Southeast Asian leaders on Sunday formally created a unified economic community in a region more populous and diverse than the European Union or North America, and with hopes of competing with China and India.

  • Muslims pray by the entrance of the Great Mosque of Paris during the Friday priest, in Paris, France, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015 one week after the Paris attacks. France called Friday on its European Union partners to take immediate and decisive action to toughen the bloc's borders and prevent the entry of more violent extremists. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

    Paris Muslims complain of ostracism after terror attacks

    PARIS (AP) — Riding the Paris Metro to the city’s Grand Mosque for prayers, Samia Mahfoudia says people shoot sideways looks at her “almost as if they were saying ‘Get off.'”

  • UNM, NMSU to increase security at sporting events

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s two major universities are increasing security at football and basketball games in the wake of the recent terrorist attacks and threats around the world.

  • A woman lights a candle near the Cosa Nostra restaurant, in Paris, Friday Nov.20, 2015. French President Francois Hollande will preside over a national ceremony Nov. 27 honoring the victims of the deadliest attacks on France in decades.(AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

    France seeks partners’ aid to stanch inflow of extremists

    PARIS (AP) — A week after the deadliest attacks on France in decades, shell-shocked Parisians honored the 130 victims with candles and songs Friday, knowing that at least one suspect is still at large and fearing that other militants could be slipping through Europe’s porous borders.

  • Belgian Army soldiers patrol in the picturesque Grand Place in the center of Brussels on Friday, Nov. 20, 2015.  Salah Abdeslam, a French national who lived in Molenbeek, Belgium, is currently the subject of an international manhunt after the Paris attacks. Security has been stepped up in parts of Belgium as a precaution. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

    The Latest: EU meeting to kickstart earlier pledges

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest on the deadly attacks in Paris. (All times local):