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Israel, Islamic Jihad truce appears holding despite rockets

November 14, 2019

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A cease-fire between Israel and Gaza’s Islamic Jihad militant group appeared to be holding Thursday despite an earlier barrage of rocket fire that briefly disrupted a... more »»

Schools closed in New Delhi as air quality dips for 3rd day

November 14, 2019

NEW DELHI (AP) — Schools in India’s capital are shut on Thursday and Friday after a thick gray haze of noxious air enveloped the city for the third consecutive day, and angry residents blamed... more »»

Power struggle in Bolivia: Añez at home vs Morales in exile

November 14, 2019

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Where does the power line stand in crisis-torn Bolivia?

Jeanine Añez, the Senate leader who has claimed the interim presidency of the Andean country, seems to have th... more »»

New Gaza rockets disrupt Israel, Islamic Jihad cease-fire

November 14, 2019

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza militants fired a barrage of rockets into Israel on Thursday, hours after a cease-fire was declared to end two days of intense fighting between Israel and the... more »»

Brexit Party rejects tactical voting pact with Conservatives

November 14, 2019

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Brexit Party has rejected an electoral pact with the ruling Conservatives, saying it will field 300 candidates in next month's election to force Prime Minister Boris... more »»

Hong Kong police say protesters out of control, deny curfew

November 14, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police warned protesters on Thursday that they were moving “one step closer to terrorism” by sinking the city into chaos, as riot squads skirmished with militant... more »»

Powerful hard-liner: Iran should stop honoring nuclear deal

November 14, 2019

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A prominent member of Iran’s powerful Guardian Council has told The Associated Press that the Islamic Republic should stop honoring all terms of the collapsing 2015 nuclear... more »»

EU migration chief warns Bosnia of looming winter crisis

November 14, 2019

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s top migration official is warning Bosnian authorities of a likely humanitarian crisis this winter due to appalling conditions in overcrowded migrant camps in... more »»

German economy avoids recession in 3Q, but challenges remain

November 14, 2019

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s economy, Europe’s largest, avoided entering a widely-anticipated recession in the third quarter as strong domestic spending helped spark modest growth, the Federal... more »»

Cirque du Soleil founder tangled in Tahiti marijuana probe

November 14, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Authorities in French Polynesia have handed preliminary drug charges to the founder of world-renowned circus Cirque du Solei. more »»

Israel, Islamic Jihad cease fire after heavy Gaza fighting

November 14, 2019

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel and the militant Islamic Jihad group in Gaza reached a cease-fire on Thursday to end the heaviest Gaza fighting in months that killed at least 34 Palestinians,... more »»

2 dead, 3 injured in a school shooting in Russia

November 14, 2019

MOSCOW (AP) — A student killed a fellow student and wounded three more in a shooting Thursday at a college in Russia before taking his own life, police said. more »»

Hong Kong endures more transit disruptions, campus violence

November 14, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong residents endured a fourth day of traffic snarls and mass transit disruptions Thursday as protesters closed some main roads and rail networks while police skirmished... more »»

Doctors: Warmer world is unhealthier place for children

November 14, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Children are growing up in a warmer world that will hit them with more and different health problems than their parents experienced, an international report by doctors said. more »»

Walmart hires off-duty officers ahead of El Paso reopening

November 14, 2019

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Walmart has quietly hired off-duty officers at its stores in El Paso, Texas, where a gunman police say targeted Mexicans opened fire in a store in August and killed 22 people. more »»

Clashes rock Bolivia as new interim leader challenged

November 14, 2019

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Renewed clashes rocked Bolivia’s capital Wednesday as the woman who claimed the presidency, a second-tier lawmaker thrust into the post because of a power vacuum, faced... more »»

The Latest: New evidence emerges in impeachment hearing

November 14, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump (all times local):

10 p.m. more »»

As rockets rain down, Israel intensifies its strikes in Gaza

November 14, 2019

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli aircraft struck Islamic Jihad targets throughout the Gaza Strip on Wednesday while the militant group rained scores of rockets into Israel for a second... more »»

Sri Lankan journalists fear situation may worsen after vote

November 14, 2019

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Forced to flee their country a decade ago to escape allegedly state-sponsored killer squads, Sri Lankan journalists living in exile doubt they’ll be able to return home... more »»

The Latest: Palestinians say new Israeli airstrike kills 5

November 14, 2019

JERUSALEM (AP) — The latest on the new escalation between Israel and Gaza (all times local):

2:10 a.m. more »»

US and Turkey have friendly talks but differences persist

November 14, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are “very good friends,” but their meeting Wednesday at the White House failed to resolve an issue that... more »»


Women's Healing Service November 14, 2019

Trinity Episcopal Church, corner of Church and German Streets, will offer a community Women's Healing Service on the second Tuesday of each month starting at 7 p.m. in Trinity's Fellowship Hall. This service of prayer, song and Eucharist offers hope and healing for body, mind and spirit. more »

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