Stocks edge higher as traders watch Syria

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks opened modestly higher Wednesday as traders watched the U.S. moving closer to a military confrontation with Syria. Th…

McCain opposes Senate resolution on Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain says he doesn’t support the latest Senate resolution to authorize military force against Syria. McCain is…

New Mali president Keita sworn into office

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali’s new president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been sworn into office. Nouhoum Tapily, the head of Mali’s supreme court…