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  1. Melting pot Manchester stresses unity after concert attack

    05.25 / 13:09 naplesherald.com Naplesherald.com - World
    BY MIKE CORDE MANCHESTER, England (AP) — On the Manchester street they call the “Curry Mile,” there are no longer just Indian or Pakistani restaurants. A hungry diner can now choose Halal snacks from Beirut, kebabs from Afghanistan or garishly colored sweets from India, among many others. Traffic along the busy road is just as […
  2. NATO chief says allies to join anti-IS coalition

    05.25 / 13:09 naplesherald.com Naplesherald.com - World
    BY LORNE COOK BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO’s chief affirmed Thursday that the alliance will join the international coalition fighting the Islamic State group but will not wage direct war against the extremists — an announcement timed for U.S. President Donald Trump’s first appearance at a summit of the alliance’s leaders. In the wake of this [&#…
  3. Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

    05.25 / 13:09 naplesherald.com Naplesherald.com - World
    BY JIM GOMEZ and TERESA CEROJANO MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Backed by tanks and helicopters, Philippine government forces launched “precision attacks” Thursday to clear militants linked to the Islamic State group from a city that has been under siege since a failed raid to capture a militant on the U.S. list of most-wanted terrorists. Militants […
  4. Father and brother of alleged bomber detained in Libya

    05.24 / 21:08 naplesherald.com Naplesherald.com - World
    BY MAGGIE MICHAEL CAIRO (AP) — The father and younger brother of the man who British police say bombed an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester have been detained in Libya, where anti-terror authorities said the brother confessed to knowing “all the details” of the attack plot. Hashim Abedi, the 18-year-old brother of alleged British-born bomber […
  5. Ivanka Trump asks trafficked women what US can do to help

    05.24 / 21:08 naplesherald.com Naplesherald.com - World
    BY FRANCES D’EMILIO ROME (AP) — Ivanka Trump met Wednesday with a group of African women in Rome who were trafficked into prostitution rings, a private encounter said to have moved her to tears. Trump visited the Rome headquarters of the Sant’Egidio Community, a Catholic humanitarian organization that serves the poor, the elderly and migrants, […
  6. Contradictions add up during Trump’s Saudi visit

    05.24 / 20:05 naplesherald.com Naplesherald.com - World
    BY KEN THOMAS and JILL COLVIN WASHINGTON (AP) — As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump railed against President Barack Obama for failing to utter the words “radical Islamic terrorism.” He accused the foundation run by Bill and Hillary Clinton of corruption for accepting charitable contributions from Saudi Arabia and chastised first lady Michelle Obama for […
  7. ‘We can use peace’: Trump and Pope Francis meet

    05.24 / 20:05 naplesherald.com Naplesherald.com - World
    BY JONATHAN LEMIRE, NICOLE WINFIELD and JULIE PACE VATICAN CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, two leaders with contrasting styles and differing worldviews, met at the Vatican on Wednesday, setting aside their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience around the globe. Trump, midway through a grueling nine-day, […