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at 15:05 on November 28, 2015, EST.

Suspect in Planned Parenthood attack in Colorado called loner who left few clues about motive

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A man from North Carolina described as a loner who avoided eye contact opened fire at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic and killed three people, including a police officer, authorities and neighbours said.


at 13:45 on November 28, 2015, EST.

Police: Planned Parenthood shooting scene no longer a threat; 'Enough is enough,' Obama says

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The items that a gunman brought to a deadly, five-hour standoff with police at a Planned Parenthood clinic are no longer a threat, police said Saturday, while President Barack Obama declared that "This is not normal. We can't let it become normal."


at 12:43 on November 28, 2015, EST.

Egypt says 90 per cent chance of hidden chambers in King Tut's tomb amid new probe

CAIRO - Egypt on Saturday said there is a 90 per cent chance that hidden chambers will be found within King Tutankhamun's tomb, based on the preliminary results of a new exploration of the 3,300-year-old mausoleum.


at 12:00 on November 28, 2015, EST.

Queen Elizabeth II ends Malta trip as Commonwealth leaders discuss extremism, climate change

VALLETTA, Malta - Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday wrapped up a nostalgic visit to Malta, her one-time home, where she joked that Canada's youthful new leader had made her feel old.


at 11:40 on November 28, 2015, EST.

Threatened with lawsuit, Wisconsin district cancels reading of book about transgender girl

MOUNT HOREB, Wis. - An southern Wisconsin elementary school cancelled a planned reading of a children's book about a transgender girl after a group threatened to sue.


at 05:46 on November 28, 2015, EST.

AP News in Brief at 5:46 a.m. EST

Gunman in custody after attack at Planned Parenthood clinic


at 01:48 on November 28, 2015, EST.

Sandra now tropical storm in the eastern Pacific off Mexican coast; forecast to further weaken

MIAMI - Tropical Storm Sandra is weakening as it approaches Mexico's Pacific coast.


at 00:16 on November 28, 2015, EST.

The Latest: Official says gunman in attack at Planned Parenthood ID'd as Robert Lewis Dear

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The latest on the shooting at Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local):


at 21:57 on November 27, 2015, EST.

In Uganda, pope honours Christian martyrs, inspires missionaries and reaches out to youth

KAMPALA, Uganda - Pope Francis is paying his respects to 19th century Ugandan Christians who were burnt alive rather than renounce their faith, the latest group of martyrs from around the world honoured by Francis in hopes of giving today's faithful missionary role models.


at 20:41 on November 27, 2015, EST.

The Latest: 3 arrested as groups protesting Chicago teen's killing by officer block stores

CHICAGO - The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local):


at 20:08 on November 27, 2015, EST.

Protest over Chicago teen's killing by police disrupts city's posh shopping district

CHICAGO - Hundreds of protesters blocked store entrances and shut down traffic in Chicago's ritziest shopping district on Black Friday to draw attention to the 2014 police killing of a black teenager who was shot 16 times by a white officer.


at 19:23 on November 27, 2015, EST.

Supreme Court justice issues temporary stay blocking vote count in Native Hawaiian election

HONOLULU, Hawaii - A U.S. Supreme Court justice on Friday issued a temporary stay blocking the counting of votes in an election that would be a significant step toward Native Hawaiian self-governance.


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