Alleged Auschwitz death camp guard arrested

BERLIN (AP) — A 93-year-old man who was deported from the U.S. for lying about his Nazi past was arrested by German authorities Monday on allegations he served as an Auschwitz death camp guard, Stuttgart prosecutors said. Hans…

Murakami: Relationships in new book intrigued me

KYOTO, Japan (AP) — Japanese author Haruki Murakami said Monday his latest novel was a new experiment and grew longer than expected as he developed a desire to expand on side characters while writing. The latest novel by…

NY AG: 2 banks violated mortgage accord

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s attorney general says Wells Fargo and Bank of American have violated the terms of last year’s national mortgage settlement by failing hundreds of times to process refinancing requests promptly. Attorney General Eric…

Chinese actress feeds Kenya’s orphan elephants

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Chinese actress Li Bingbing is in Kenya to bring attention to the growing problem of elephants slaughtered for the international ivory trade. Bingbing on Tuesday urged governments and consumers to combat the illegal wildlife…

Closing arguments set in Montana pipe bomb trial

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Closing arguments are scheduled Monday in Great Falls in the trial of a Virginia man charged with trying to kill Montana law enforcement officers by throwing pipe bombs at their vehicles during a…
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Rose not ruling out return, Deng out for Game 1

MIAMI (AP) — Chicago forward Luol Deng will not play for the Bulls when they face the Miami Heat on Monday night in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series. Deng still isn’t with the team, and…

Bill Clinton tried to broker Led Zeppelin reunion

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a diplomatic failure at the highest level: Bill Clinton couldn’t get Led Zeppelin to reunite. The CBS “60 Minutes Overtime” webcast reported Monday that the former president was enlisted to ask the British…

Heritage: Immigration bill costs $6.3 trillion

WASHINGTON (AP) — The conservative Heritage Foundation is claiming in a new report that bipartisan immigration legislation pending in the Senate would cost taxpayers $6.3 trillion. The study from the Republican-led group opposed to an immigration overhaul is…

Editor arrested after report claiming voter fraud

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A journalist for an Iranian news website says its editor has been arrested after reporting that there is an audiotape of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad discussing vote rigging in his disputed 2009 re-election. Ahmadinejad’s office…

London hosts Somalia meeting to aid post-war gains

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia’s president over the weekend received the country’s first pieces of mail in more than two decades. It’s the kind of small but hopeful development that leaders meeting in London on Tuesday hope to…

Pa. man charged with abducting, raping boy, 6

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has been accused of abducting 6-year-old boy from his yard, raping him and then abandoning him in a park late at night. Police say 45-year-old Brian Timothy Lynch, of Confluence, was…