Nation/World

Nation/World

70 years after Auschwitz liberation, a survivor remembers

ARON HELLER, Associated Press

Prayers said for Japanese hostages held by Islamic militants

MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press
ELAINE KURTENBACH, Associated Press

Amid mourning, a new generation enters line to Saudi throne

ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI, Associated Press
AYA BATRAWY, Associated Press

Hoop it up: Big Ten on the rise?

Each week, staff writer Bob Asmussen offers his views on the game Gus Johnson and Dick Vitale love to shout about:

Team of the Week

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Alaska cancels ferry project bids after dispute with Canada

BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press

Father of Colorado shooting victim finds solace in officer

SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

U.S., Cuba address obstacles to resuming diplomatic ties

BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press
MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN, Associated Press

Updated: Transcript of the 2015 State of the Union

Final transcript, provided by the White House, of President Obama's State of the Union address.

   THE PRESIDENT:  Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: 

 

Senate opens showdown with Obama over Iran sanctions

DEB RIECHMANN, Associated Press