- NATO chief: Russian jets in Turkish airspace no accident Updated: Oct-06-15 10:18 am
BRUSSELS - NATO's secretary-general on Tuesday rejected Moscow's claim that its military incursion into alliance airspace over Turkey wasn't intentional or important, saying there were two separate incidents and "the violation lasted for a long time."
- Bomb squad disposes of explosives found at 2 houses Updated: Oct-05-15 6:19 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Police say two Salt Lake City residents found explosives at their homes in separate incidents that both ended safely.
- Russia launches new wave of air raids in Syria Updated: Oct-03-15 1:16 pm
DAMASCUS, Syria - Russian warplanes have attacked the Islamic State group and other insurgents in central and northern Syria with a wave of new airstrikes, Syrian and Russian military officials said Saturday as an activist group said Russia's air raids have killed 39 civilians over the three past days.
- UK's Labour backs down on vote on scrapping nuclear weapons Updated: Sep-27-15 12:35 pm
LONDON - Britain's Labour Party has decided to leave the country's nuclear weapons alone.
- Correction: Vermont Yankee story Updated: Sep-25-15 11:04 am
BRATTLEBORO, Vermont - In a story Sept. 24 about the owner of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant, The Associated Press erroneously reported which government agency requires a 30-day notice before the plant owners withdraw money from a decommissioning fund. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission requires notification, not the state of Vermont. The story also erroneously reported the state's role. The state may ask to be notified when requests for withdrawals are made, not ask for hearings.
- UN agency: Iran's role in nuclear probe meets standards Updated: Sep-21-15 1:50 pm
VIENNA - The chief of the U.N. nuclear agency acknowledged Monday that samples used to determine whether Iran tried to develop a nuclear weapon were collected by the Iranians instead of agency experts, but insisted the probe stands up to strict agency standards.
- Correction: Iran-Nuclear story Updated: Sep-21-15 10:53 am
VIENNA - In a story Sept. 20 about a trip to Iran by the head of the U.N. nuclear agency, The Associated Press erroneously referred to the place he was visiting as an Iranian nuclear site. In fact, it is a military site where some believe nuclear weapons work may have occurred.
- Bicyclists show support for military bomb disposal experts Updated: Sep-20-15 3:01 am
FORT WALTON BEACH, Florida - Hundreds of bicyclists are riding through the Florida Panhandle to show their support for military bomb disposal experts.
- US starts carrying out nuke deal as time expires on GOP Updated: Sep-17-15 6:52 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration began carrying out the Iran nuclear deal Thursday as time expired on Republican efforts to derail it, appointing a senior diplomat to ensure that Tehran moves further away from bomb-making capability and outlining a months-long process before Western nations will start easing economic sanctions.
- With a rocket's red glare? N. Korea gears up for major fete Updated: Sep-16-15 10:41 pm
PYONGYANG, North Korea - China just put on a big military parade, a few months after Russia did the same. But there's no country more adept at putting on elaborate, massive displays of state power than North Korea, the undisputed goose-stepping capital of the world, and next month, Pyongyang will stage what is likely to be its biggest celebration in years.
- Judge orders psych tests for man accused in 9/11 bomb plot Updated: Sep-15-15 5:11 pm
JACKSONSVILLE, Florida - A judge on Tuesday ordered a mental evaluation for a young Florida man accused by the FBI of sending bomb-making plans to an informant for an attack at a 9/11 anniversary event in Missouri.
- NKorea warns it has restarted all nuclear bomb fuel plants Updated: Sep-15-15 3:40 pm
PYONGYANG, North Korea - With a big anniversary drawing near, North Korea declared Tuesday it has upgraded and restarted all of its atomic fuel plants - meaning it could possibly make more, and more sophisticated, nuclear weapons.
- UN official urges Iran to sign nuclear test ban treaty Updated: Sep-12-15 12:21 am
UNITED NATIONS - The head of the U.N.'s nuclear test ban treaty organization says Iran should follow up on its historic nuclear deal with world powers by ratifying the treaty and assuring it will never conduct a nuclear test explosion.
- Correction: Kerr Dam Transfer story Updated: Sep-09-15 11:58 am
HELENA, Montana - In a story Sept. 4 story about a lawsuit to block a Montana dam transfer to two Indian tribes, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of the organization promoting trade between Turkey and Native American tribes. It is the Turkish Coalition of America, not the Turkish Council of America.