Correction: UN-Syria story

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The deeply divided United Nations Security Council has failed to approve a statement calling on Syria to facilitate im…

Sainthood in the Roman Catholic church

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The faithful pray to saints when especially grateful or particularly desperate. Cities around the world are christened a…

3 ex-Chad officials charged with torture

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Chad’s chief prosecutor says three top officials under former dictator Hissene Habre have been arrested and charged wi…