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People participate in a “Unity Vigil” against Islamophobia and racism in reaction to Wednesday’s attack in London on Friday.Associated Press

London attacker had worked in Saudi Arabia teaching English

LONDON — The British man who killed four people during a London rampage had made three trips to Saudi Arabia: He taught English there twice on a work visa and returned on a visa usually granted to those going on a religious pilgrimage. More details about attacker Khalid Masood's travels, confirmed by the Saudi Arab …


Protesters outside White House demand 'Pizzagate' investigation


U.S.-led coalition confirms strikes hit Mosul site where civilians died


  1. Two months out of office, Barack Obama is having a post-presidency like no other


    WASHINGTON - The first cocktail party at Barack Obama's new office last month was certainly more casual than any he had hosted in recent years. The wine bore a random assortment of labels, as if assembled potluck-style. The self-serve appetizers were set out in the narrow hallway. The host, tieless, eschewed formal …

    President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama greet President-elect Donald Trump and Melania Trump before a  tea and coffee reception at the White House, in Washington, Jan. 20, 2017. [Times files]
  2. Corruption protests sweep Russia; opposition leader arrested (w/video)


    MOSCOW — Thousands of people crowded into Moscow's Pushkin Square on Sunday for an unsanctioned protest against the Russian government, the biggest gathering in a wave of nationwide protests that were the most extensive show of defiance in years.

    Police detain a protester in downtown Moscow, Russia, Sunday, May 26, 2017. Russia's leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny and his supporters aim to hold anti-corruption demonstrations throughout Russia. But authorities are denying permission and police have warned they won't be responsible for "negative consequences" or unsanctioned gatherings. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
  3. Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill


    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is attacking conservative lawmakers after the failure of the Republican bill to replace Obamacare.

    President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday. [Associated Press]
  4. Elderly couple put on wrong Allegiant flight; end up in New York, not Michigan


    FORT LAUDERDALE — A 96-year-old woman and an 89-year-old man were wheeled to the wrong gate at Fort Lauderdale's airport and ended up on a Allegiant Air flight to upstate New York instead of Michigan.

    Helen Wheeker and her husband, George Nobel, ended up Ogdensburg, N.Y., instead of Grand Rapids, Mich., after being put on the wrong Allegiant flight on Wednesday at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.  [WPLG-TV]
  5. Police: Trump supporters pepper-sprayed by counter-protesters at California march


    HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — A scuffle broke out on a Southern California beach where supporters of President Donald Trump were marching when counter-protesters doused organizers with pepper spray, authorities said Saturday.

    Jennifer Sterling, one of the organizers of the pro-Trump rally, reacts after getting hit with pepper spray by a counter-protester during a march in support of President Donald Trump in Huntington Beach, Calif., on Saturday. [Orange County Register via AP]