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  • Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
  • Atomic bomb survivor Kimie Miyamoto, 89, speaks during an interview at a retirement home she shares with other bomb victims, in Hiroshima, Japan, Saturday, May 28, 2016. A-bomb survivors feel both wonder and doubt after U.S. President Barack Obama visited the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park on Friday. "The world paid attention to what happened here, even if just for a while, because someone as important as him came to Hiroshima. So perhaps it could make things a little bit better," Miyamoto said of Obama's visit in an interview. "But you never really know if it will make a difference, because so much depends on what other countries are thinking as well." At right is another bomb survivor Michiko Kimoto, 87. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) ? The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first place.



  • IS militants fight Syria rebels in north Syria strongholds
  • BEIRUT (AP) ? Islamic State group militants have entered a Syrian opposition stronghold in the country's north and are clashing with rebels on the edges of the town.

  • UN health agency rejects Rio Olympics postponement call
  • FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016 file photo, health workers get ready to spray insecticide to combat the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that transmits the Zika virus, under the bleachers of the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, which will be used for the Archery competition in the 2016 summer games. More than 145 public health experts signed an open letter to the World Health Organization on Friday, May 27, 2016 asking the U.N. health agency to consider whether the Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be postponed or moved because of the ongoing Zika outbreak. The letter calls for the games to be delayed or relocated ?in the name of public health.? (AP Photo/Leo Correa, File)BERLIN (AP) ? The World Health Organization says there is "no public health justification" for postponing or canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the Zika outbreak.



  • U.S. lawmakers want Obama to impose sanctions on Congo
  • Joseph Kabila Kabange, President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, addresses the 69th United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New YorkBy Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. senators called on President Barack Obama's administration on Friday to impose targeted sanctions on officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo responsible for violence and rights violations amid rising political tensions. Hoping to increase pressure on the government of President Joseph Kabila, three of Obama's fellow Democrats, senators Richard Durbin, Edward Markey and Christopher Murphy, said on Friday they had introduced a Senate resolution this week calling on Kabila's government to fulfill its constitutional mandate for a democratic transition of power late this year.



  • Argentine court sentences ex-dictator for Operation Condor
  • People sit in federal court for the sentencing of former military officers in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Friday, May 27, 2016. The court will deliver a sentence on a long-awaited human rights trial focused on Operation Condor, a secret conspiracy launched by six South American dictators in the 1970s in a combined effort to track down their enemies and eliminate them. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) ? Argentina's last dictator and 14 other former military officials were sentenced to prison for human rights crimes, marking the first time a court has ruled that Operation Condor was a criminal conspiracy to kidnap and forcibly disappear people across international borders.



  • Domestic violence accusations often leave permanent damage
  • FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2016 file photo, Amber Heard, left, and Johnny Depp arrive at The Art of Elysium's Ninth annual Heaven Gala at 3LABS, in Culver City, Calif. Heard was in Los Angeles Superior Court court on Friday, May 27, 2016, and provided a sworn declaration that her husband Johnny Depp threw her cellphone at her during a fight Saturday, striking her cheek and eye. The judge ordered Depp to stay away from his estranged wife and ruled that Depp shouldn't try to contact Heard until a hearing is conducted on June 17. Heard filed for divorce on Monday. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) ? Fans can be deeply forgiving, willing to look past their favorite star's terrible drug addiction, ugly custody battle or ignorant remarks. But accusations of domestic violence often leave a lasting impression on a celebrity's image. Chris Brown may be winning Grammys, but nobody's forgotten what happened with Rihanna.



  • LeBron, Cavs confident, healthy as they return to NBA Finals
  • Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James celebrates the team's win over the Toronto Raptors with J.R. Smith, left, after Game 6 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Toronto. The Cavaliers won 113-87 and advanced to the NBA Finals. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)TORONTO (AP) ? LeBron James isn't just going back to the NBA Finals. He's returning with a team that's healthy and whole, which makes this trip unlike last year.



  • AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week
  • An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish boy watches a bonfire during the Lag Ba'Omer celebration in Jerusalem on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. The holiday marks the end of a plague said to have decimated Jews during the Roman times. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.



  • SpaceX lands another rocket after satellite delivery
  • In this image released by SpaceX, an unmanned Falcon rocket lifts off from from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The first stage of the unmanned Falcon rocket settled onto a barge 400 miles off the Florida coast, eight minutes after liftoff, It's the third successful booster landing at sea for the California-based SpaceX. This one came after the rocket launched an Asian communications satellite. (SpaceX via AP)CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) ? SpaceX pulled off another rocket landing Friday, the third in just under two months.



  • Expecting worst, holiday travelers find fast airport lines
  • Travelers pass through a Transportation Security Administration checkpoint at O'Hare International Airport, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Chicago. Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start of summer vacations for many and a busy travel period, serves as a crucial test for the TSA. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)ATLANTA (AP) ? Fast moving airport security lines at the start of the Memorial Day weekend could bode well for return travelers Monday.



  • Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
  • FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2016 file photo of aedes aegypti mosquitoes are seen in a mosquito cage at a laboratory in Cucuta, Colombia. Congress is racing toward its summer break, but like a procrastinating college kid it has tons of work to catch up on to avoid a report card laden with grades of incomplete or even worse. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan, File)WASHINGTON (AP) ? Congress is racing toward its summer break, but like a procrastinating college kid it has tons of work to catch up on to avoid a report card laden with grades of incomplete or even worse.



  • Education Department replaces career college chain monitor
  • FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2011 file photo, Clark Kent Ervin testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Education Department appointed a new law firm to oversee the turnaround of schools once owned by Corinthian Colleges Inc. Ervin, a partner will lead the oversight. (AP Photo Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)WASHINGTON (AP) ? The Education Department has appointed a new lawyer to oversee the turnaround of schools once owned by Corinthian Colleges Inc., following an Associated Press review that found trouble at the schools and questioned the previous monitor's independence.



  • Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'
  • FILE - In this May 26, 2016 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks in San Francisco. Donald Trump?s best liaison to Republicans is turning out to be Hillary Clinton. Trump overcame a ?Never Trump? campaign aimed at stopping him from clinching the Republican nomination. Now the businessman is benefiting from a wave of GOP donors, voters and conservative issues groups uniting under a new banner: Never Hillary. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)WASHINGTON (AP) ? Donald Trump's best ally in winning over skeptical Republicans is turning out to be Hillary Clinton.



  • DOD uses undisclosed files to defend sex assault testimony
  • FILE - In this Tuesday, May 24, 2016 file photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y. front, with, from left, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., alleged rape victim Samantha Jackson, and Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, to urge the Senate to pass the bipartisan Military Justice Improvement Act, an amendment that will be offered to the National Defense Authorization Act that would establish an impartial, fair, and accountable military justice system to address the crisis of sexual assault. The Pentagon opposes the legislation, authored by Sen. Gillibrand, because it would strip military commanders of their power to decide whether sexual assault cases should go to trial. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)WASHINGTON (AP) ? The Pentagon is relying on information it won't make public to dispute an Associated Press investigation that found the military misled Congress about sexual assault cases to blunt support for Senate legislation.



  • French Open Lookahead: Williams sisters vs. home-crowd faves
  • Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts as she plays Brazil's Teliana Pereira during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday, May 26, 2016 in Paris. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)PARIS (AP) ? A reporter at the French Open wanted to know whether the prospect of playing Serena Williams for the first time worried 26th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic.



  • In business and politics, Trump stokes internal rivalries
  • FILE - In this March 15, 2016, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at his primary election night event at his Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla., as campaign manager Corey Lewandowski listens at left. Trump?s penchant for encouraging rivalries and pitting even those closest to him against each other is roiling his Republican presidential campaign as he plunges into the general election. The tensions boiled over last week with the abrupt ouster of political director Rick Wiley, who left the campaign after just six weeks. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)WASHINGTON (AP) ? When Donald Trump acquired a pair of Atlantic City casinos in the mid-1980s, he pitted his managers against each other in a ferocious competition over everything from booking entertainers to attracting high-rolling gamblers.



  • Search for missing teen focuses on Northern California coast
  • VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) ? The frantic search for a teenage girl who was last seen being dragged, bleeding and screaming, by an armed acquaintance has shifted to a remote area in Northern California about 65 miles from where she was abducted.

  • Court ruling raises possibility Kansas schools can't open
  • FILE - In this May 10, 2016 file photo, Kansas Supreme Court Justice Marla Luckert, center, asks a question to the state as they make their arguments in front of the Kansas Supreme Court, in Topeka, Kan. The judges are threatening again to close the state's public schools and has rejected some education funding changes enacted by legislators earlier this year. The court ruled Friday, May 27, 2016, on a law that revised parts of the state's funding formula but resulted in no change in total funds for most of the state's 286 school districts (Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP File) MANDATORY CREDITTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) ? Kansas faces a threat that its public schools won't open for the next school year after the state Supreme Court rejected some education funding changes made by the Republican-dominated Legislature.



  • N. Korean leader's aunt runs dry-cleaner in US: W.Post
  • North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's aunt, Ko Yong-suk, is reported to be living in the US with her husband Ri Gang and their three children under assumed names, after defecting in 1998The aunt of North Korea's supreme leader Kim Jong-Un lives anonymously in the United States, where she runs a dry-cleaning business after having defected in 1998, The Washington Post reported Friday. Ko Yong-Suk -- who lives with her husband Ri Gang and their three children under assumed names -- was the sister of Ko Yong-Hui, one of former North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il's wives and mother of Kim Jong-Un. "He wasn't a troublemaker but he was short-tempered and had a lack of tolerance," Ko said of Kim in an interview with the Washington Post in New York City and at her home, which was identified only as "several hours' drive away".



  • Small WWII-era plane crashes in Hudson River; body recovered
  • Small WWII-era plane crashes in Hudson River; body recoveredNEW YORK (AP) ? A small World War II vintage plane taking part in celebrations of its 75th anniversary flew a partial loop while smoke spewed from it and then crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Friday, and divers recovered a body from its sunken wreckage, police and witnesses said.



  • Thai man on mend after toilet encounter with penis-biting python
  • A Thai man has fought off a three-metre (10-foot) python that bit his penis while he was squatting on the toiletA Thai man who fought off a three-metre (10-foot) python that bit his penis while he was squatting on the toilet is recovering, hospital staff said Saturday. Atthaporn Boonmakchuay was admitted after surviving the nightmare encounter with a snake hiding in the toilet plumbing at his home in Chachoengsao province east of Bangkok. "But after a while (the snake) rose from the toilet bowl and bit me," he said, explaining how he grabbed the serpent's neck to prevent it from taking him down.



  • Trump's San Diego rally draws more than 1,000 chanting protesters
  • Anti-Trump demonstrators burn Trump's campaign items outside a campaign event for Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump in San DiegoBy Emily Stephenson and Marty Graham SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Donald Trump brought his message of walls and deportations to the doorstep of America?s busiest border crossing on Friday as the presumptive Republican presidential nominee greeted supporters in San Diego, amid one of the largest counter-protests organized against him. The scene inside the San Diego Convention Center during Trump's speech was relatively placid, while outside demonstrators opposed to his controversy-ridden White House bid marched and chanted, carrying signs criticizing his rhetoric against illegal immigration. Waving U.S. and Mexican flags, more than 1,000 people turned out for anti-trump rallies in San Diego, a city on the U.S.-Mexico border whose San Ysidro port of entry sees nearly 300,000 people a day cross legally between the countries.



  • DMC: Commissioner should apologize for words about rap
  • FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2014 file photo, Darryl McDaniels of Run DMC performs at Christmas in Brooklyn in New York. McDaniels says the New York police commissioner William Bratton?s recent comments, where he labeled rappers as thugs following a shooting at a hip-hop concert, is disrespectful and that he should apologize to rappers like Chuck D, Will Smith and Kendrick Lamar. McDaniels, one of the founding members of the classic rap group Run DMC, said the shooting is not a ?hip-hop problem? and that Bratton?s statement was unfair. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) ? Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and hip-hop icon Darryl "DMC" McDaniels says the New York police commissioner's recent comments ? where he labeled rappers as thugs following a shooting at a hip-hop concert ? are disrespectful and that the commissioner should apologize to rappers like Chuck D, Will Smith and Kendrick Lamar ? performers whose songs do not promote violence and negative images.



  • Search for abducted teen moves to Northern California coast
  • This undated photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office shows Pearl Pinson. Authorities are hoping to find the missing teenage girl alive as they frantically search a wide swath of California for her Friday, May 27, 2016, a day after the man suspected of abducting her died in a shootout with police. (Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office via AP)VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) ? Authorities on Friday narrowed their frantic search for a missing teenager to a remote area about 65 miles from where she was last seen being dragged by an armed acquaintance who later died in a gun battle with police.



  • Cleveland Cavaliers beat Toronto Raptors to reach NBA finals
  • LeBron James (L) and Kevin Love of the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrate their 113-87 win over the Toronto Raptors in game six of the Eastern Conference FinalsLeBron James scored 33 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers booked their place in the NBA finals with a 113-87 victory over the Toronto Raptors. James contributed six assists and 11 rebounds as the Cavs completed a 4-2 series victory to advance to the finals for a second year running. The Cavaliers will face either the Golden State Warriors or the Oklahoma City Thunder in next week's finals.



  • Green legacy of WWI carnage: the riches of Verdun forest
  • Sisyrinchium montanum, best known simply as American blue-eyed grass, is part of a rich legacy left by the carnage of World War I in France's Forest of VerdunThe little blue flowers that have grown for a century now in France near the graves of the war dead at Douaumont can easily be mistaken for local forget-me-nots. "They call it the blue-eyed grass from Montana," says Patrice Hirbec of the National Forests Office (ONF). Sisyrinchium montanum, best known simply as American blue-eyed grass, is part of a rich legacy left by the carnage of World War I in France's Forest of Verdun: a unique mix of flora and fauna.



  • Ex-'Glee' star Mark Salling indicted on child-porn charges
  • FILE - In this March 13, 2015 file photo, Mark Salling arrives at the 32nd Annual Paleyfest "Glee" held at The Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Salling, who played bad-boy Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the Fox musical dramedy "Glee," was charged Friday, May 27, 2016, with receiving and possessing child pornography. The 33-year-old actor was charged with two counts, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) ? Mark Salling, who played bad-boy Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the Fox musical dramedy "Glee," was charged Friday with receiving and possessing child pornography.



  • AP Source: Jets' offer to Fitzpatrick for 3 years
  • FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, New York Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick runs away from the Buffalo Bills pass rush during an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y. The Jets have made an offer that Fitzpatrick?so far?has refused. A person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Friday night, May 27, that the Jets made a three-year offer to the quarterback in March that includes $12 million guaranteed in the first year. That has since remained on the table for Fitzpatrick, according to the person who spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because neither side is commenting publicly on the negotiations. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert, File)NEW YORK (AP) ? The New York Jets have made an offer that Ryan Fitzpatrick ? so far ? has refused.



  • Urias allows 3 runs in 2 2/3 innings in big league debut
  • Los Angeles Dodgers' Julio Arias delivers a pitch to New York Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, May 27, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)NEW YORK (AP) ? Julio Urias took the mound at Citi Field, becoming the first teenage starting pitcher in the major leagues since Seattle's Felix Hernandez in 2005.



  • At least 1 dead, 3 missing in Texas flooding
  • Conroe firefighters evacuate Jim Treadway via boat after Treadway was stranded when Pecan Bend Road was washed out near the San Jacinto River on Friday, May 27, 2016, in Conroe, Texas. ( Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDITBRENHAM, Texas (AP) ? At least one person was dead and three others were missing after severe thunderstorms caused flooding and dropped at least one tornado in Texas in a storm system that closed roads and schools, prompted evacuations, damaged homes and forced dozens of students to spend the night on campus, officials said Friday as they braced for possibly more rain over the Memorial Day weekend.



  • Argentine star Messi leaves Honduras match with back injury
  • Argentina's Lionel Messi (10) is assisted off the field during a friendly soccer match in San Juan, Argentina, Friday, May 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Nicolas Aguilera)BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) ? Argentine soccer superstar Lionel Messi left the field with a back injury in the second half of a 1-0 victory over Honduras in a friendly Friday night.



  • Bryce Molder leads in suspended second round at Colonial
  • FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) ? Bryce Molder would have a magical number if he could combine his front-nine scores through two days at Colonial into one round.

  • Trump tells California 'there is no drought'
  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets supporters after a rally, Friday, May 27, 2016 in San Diego. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)FRESNO, Calif. (AP) ? Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told California voters Friday that he can solve their water crisis, declaring, "There is no drought."



  • The Latest: Bratton says comments not about all in hip hop
  • FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2014 file photo, Darryl McDaniels of Run DMC performs at Christmas in Brooklyn in New York. McDaniels says the New York police commissioner William Bratton?s recent comments, where he labeled rappers as thugs following a shooting at a hip-hop concert, is disrespectful and that he should apologize to rappers like Chuck D, Will Smith and Kendrick Lamar. McDaniels, one of the founding members of the classic rap group Run DMC, said the shooting is not a ?hip-hop problem? and that Bratton?s statement was unfair. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) ? The Latest on New York Police Commissioner William Bratton's recent comments, where he labeled rappers as thugs following a multiple shooting at a hip-hop concert (all times local):



  • Johnny Depp ordered to stay away from wife over abuse claim
  • Johnny Depp (L) and Amber Heard (R) met on the set of the 2011 film "The Rum Diary," when Depp was still in a relationship with the French actress Vanessa Paradis, mother of his son Jack and daughter Lily-RoseJohnny Depp was hit with a restraining order after his wife appeared in court with a black eye, accusing the Oscar-nominated star of assaulting her. Amber Heard, who filed for divorce in Los Angeles earlier this week and is seeking spousal support from the 52-year-old "Pirates of the Caribbean" star, says she is the victim of repeated attacks by Depp. Heard submitted pictures to the court showing a bruise on her face that she claims was inflicted during a fight between the couple on Saturday and said she feared Depp might harm her.



  • 153 homes in Bryan damaged by tornado
  • AUSTIN, Texas (AP) ? The Latest on severe weather in the Plains and flooding in Texas following heavy rains (all times local):

  • Colombian rebels free Spanish journalist, 2 others
  • Salud Hernandez-Mora, correspondent in Colombia for Spain's El Mundo and columnist for the Bogota daily El Tiempo, speaks on the phone after being freed by leftist rebels in Ocana, northeastern Colombia, Friday, May 27, 2016. Hernandez-Mora said she was taken captive on May 21 by rebels of the National Liberation Army, ELN, while she was working on a story about coca growers in a mountainous area dominated by rebels and drug-traffickers near the border with Venezuela. (AP Photo)BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) ? Leftist rebels have freed a Spanish correspondent and two other journalists who went missing in a lawless region of Colombia, ending a weeklong saga that recalled some of the darkest days of a long-running conflict the South American nation is trying to move beyond.



  • Putin blasts West on first trip to EU country this year
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin stands at the entrance of the Greek prime minister's official residence in Athens, Friday, May 27, 2016. On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Putin sharply criticized western policy toward Moscow and called a newly-expanded U.S. missile defense system a threat to his country's security. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)ATHENS, Greece (AP) ? On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday sharply criticized western policy toward Moscow, describing a newly expanded U.S. missile defense system as a threat to his country's security ? and vowing to retaliate.



  • New York police say pilot of plane that crashed in Hudson River missing; New Jersey police pull back rescue statement
  • NEW YORK (AP) ? New York police say pilot of plane that crashed in Hudson River missing; New Jersey police pull back rescue statement.

  • Obama wraps up historic Asia trip
  • US President Barack Obama (C) greets a school student as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe watches (L) after laying wreaths for victims of the atomic bombing in 1945, at Hiroshima Peace Memorial ParkUS President Barack Obama wrapped up a historic trip to Asia, where he sought to deepen US involvement by boosting ties to former adversaries in the region.