US agent convicted in Italy seeks pardon

MILAN (AP) — A former CIA base chief has asked Italy’s president for a pardon of his conviction in absentia of kidnapping a terror suspect a…

Guinea opposition mulls new protests

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Guinea’s opposition said they were considering new street protests following the expiry on Thursday of the 72-hour ul…

Poet Philip Levine wins $100,000 prize

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country’s most honored poets, Philip Levine, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement prize. The American Aca…