US agent convicted in Italy seeks pardon

MILAN (AP) — A former CIA base chief has asked Italy’s president for a pardon of his conviction in absentia of kidnapping a terror suspect a…

Guinea opposition mulls new protests

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Guinea’s opposition said they were considering new street protests following the expiry on Thursday of the 72-hour ul…

A 7-day rally in US stocks fades away

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is edging lower at midday as the longest rally since July peters out. The Dow Jones industrial average was …