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BRUSSELS | Congo opposition figure Bemba warns of ‘chaos’ if vote fraud

BRUSSELS — A top Congo opposition figure who is barred from December’s presidential election is warning that “chaos” will follow if the vote is not transparent and fair. Former Congolese Vice President Jean-Pierre Bemba spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday, days before his sentencing at the International Criminal Court after being convicted of interfering … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Congo opposition figure Bemba warns of ‘chaos’ if vote fraud

CAMBERLEY, England  | Explosive Trump interview adds to chaos on 1st British visit

CAMBERLEY, England  — Bringing chaos with him as he moves across Europe, President Donald Trump’s pomp-filled welcome to Britain was overshadowed Friday by an explosive interview in which he blasted Prime Minister Theresa May, blamed London’s mayor for terror attacks against the city and argued that Europe was “losing its culture” because of immigration. Trump … Continue reading CAMBERLEY, England  | Explosive Trump interview adds to chaos on 1st British visit

LAS VEGAS  | Chaos of Las Vegas shooting promoted fears of wider attack

LAS VEGAS  — Gunshots came so rapidly during the deadliest mass shooting in the nation’s modern history that one Las Vegas police officer feared he was facing a fully stocked assault team with tactical gear. Other officers raced casino-to-casino, debunking reports of multiple shooters and false bomb threats on the Las Vegas Strip while colleagues … Continue reading LAS VEGAS  | Chaos of Las Vegas shooting promoted fears of wider attack

LAS VEGAS  | Las Vegas shooting witnesses describe chaos and compassion

LAS VEGAS  — Police documents about the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history included reports from at least two people who said a person they believed to be the gunman ranted in the days prior to last October’s Las Vegas Strip attack about the federal government and gun control. The claims by those people … Continue reading LAS VEGAS  | Las Vegas shooting witnesses describe chaos and compassion

J.R. Celski is calming influence amid chaos of short track

January 27, 2018(AP)(STL.News)-J.R. Celski wasn’t supposed to make it to his first Olympics in 2010, let alone win medals. Now, the speedskater is headed to his third games as the Zen-like presence of the U.S. team in the calamitous sport of short track. The 27-year-old from Federal Way, Washington, will be looking to add to … Continue reading J.R. Celski is calming influence amid chaos of short track

Once-influential UKIP in chaos as leader refuses to quit

LONDON/January 22, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The U.K. Independence Party, which played a key role in Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, was in disarray Monday as its leader resisted growing calls to quit amid a scandal over his personal life. UKIP’s executive backed a no-confidence motion in leader Henry Bolton on Sunday, but he was refusing … Continue reading Once-influential UKIP in chaos as leader refuses to quit

Holiday travel chaos ahead after Atlanta airport outage

ATLANTA / December 18, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — While power has been restored to the world’s busiest airport, the travel woes will linger for days. Thousands of people were stranded Monday morning at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, where more than 1,000 flights were grounded just days before the start of the Christmas travel rush. A sudden … Continue reading Holiday travel chaos ahead after Atlanta airport outage