- US congressman: Chechen extremist behind Istanbul attack
ISTANBUL (AP) — A Chechen extremist masterminded the triple suicide bombing at Istanbul's busiest airport that killed at least 44 people, a U.S. congressman has said.
- Official: AG will accept prosecutor call on Clinton case
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Loretta Lynch intends to accept whatever recommendation career prosecutors and federal agents make in the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, a Justice Department official said Friday.
- AP source: Gingrich being vetted for Trump VP
WASHINGTON (AP) — Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has begun formally vetting prospective vice presidential picks.
- 10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
- PM hopeful Gove says UK leader must believe in Brexit
LONDON (AP) — Political healing after Britain's vote to leave the European Union seemed a distant prospect Friday, as Justice Secretary Michael Gove ramped up his Conservative leadership bid but a senior colleague urged him to step aside.
- AP sources: Obama to reveal civilian deaths from drones
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to disclose as early as Friday the number of civilians killed in U.S. military and CIA drone strikes in Pakistan, Yemen and Africa since he took office and will issue an executive order that makes protecting civilians a more integral part of planning U.S. military operations, according to activists and other individuals familiar with the report.
- Now isolated, Britain joins France at WWI centenary event
THIEPVAL, France (AP) — One week after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, British Prime Minister David Cameron and members of the royal family are standing side-by-side with France's president to celebrate their historic alliance at the centenary of the deadliest battle of World War I.
- Are we overusing the tribute of flying flag at half-staff?
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly every day, somewhere in the country, the Stars and Stripes was lowered to half-staff last year in one of the most significant official gestures of mourning and respect, an Associated Press analysis found.
- Tesla driver's death using car's 'Autopilot' probed by NHTSA
WASHINGTON (AP) — A driver so enamored of his Tesla Model S sedan that he nicknamed the car "Tessy" and praised the safety benefits of its sophisticated "Autopilot" system has become the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode.
- Rome's Colosseum cleaner after magnate-funded restoration
ROME (AP) — The Colosseum has emerged more imposing than ever after its most extensive restoration, a multimillion-euro cleaning to remove a dreary, undignified patina of soot and grime from the ancient arena that has been assailed by pollution in traffic-clogged Rome.
- Russian whistleblower cleared to compete as neutral athlete
LONDON (AP) — Russian whistleblower Yulia Stepanova was cleared by track and field's world governing body on Friday to compete as a neutral athlete in the European championships and the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
- Phelps vs Lochte: Another showdown for swimming greats
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The rivalry between Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte goes back more than a decade.
- Federer, Serena highlight Centre Court play on Day 5
LONDON (AP) — With 13 Wimbledon titles between them, Serena Williams and Roger Federer will be back on Centre Court on Day 5 of the championships.
- Durant meets with Thunder to kick off free agency tour
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant started his free agency tour in a familiar place.
- AP Source: DeMar DeRozan staying with Raptors
DeMar DeRozan turned the biggest year of his career into a very big contract.