Quotations of the day

“They were more than murderers. They’re terrorists. They terrorized the city. The nation has been terrorized.” — Amy McPate, who thinks the …

Myanmar hails EU lifting of sanctions

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (AP) — Myanmar on Tuesday hailed a European Union decision lifting political and economic sanctions against the …

Car bomb targets French embassy in Libya

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A car bomb targeted the French embassy in the Libyan capital early on Tuesday, wounding two French guards in an attack…

Gay marriage faces pivotal vote in RI

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s long-simmering debate on gay marriage heads to a pivotal vote when a legislative committee decides wh…