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Mattis accuses Iran of ‘mucking around’ in Iraq’s elections

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Washington, Mar 16 (AP) - Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Thursday accused Iran of funneling money into Iraq to sway the outcome of its elections, calling it part of a broader pattern of destabilizing Iranian actions across the Middle East.
Mattis declined to say what outcome Iran is aiming for by allegedly interfering in Iraq, but he said Tehran is sending "not an insignificant amount of money" there to sway votes. He mentioned no dollar amounts.
Iran is widely seen as gaining more influence...
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Donald Trump Jr., wife headed for divorce after 12 years

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New York, Mar 16 (AP) - Donald Trump Jr.'s wife took legal steps on Thursday to formally end their 12-year marriage, and the couple issued a statement saying they're going their separate ways but "will always have tre-mendous respect for each other and our families."
Vanessa Trump, a former...
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Cardinal’s alleged victims end testimony in Australia court

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Melbourne, Mar 14 (AP) - The alleged victims of the most senior Vatican official charged in the Catholic Church sex abuse crisis finished testifying to an Australian court Wednesday.
A hearing began last week in the Melbourne Magistrate Court to determine whether prosecutors have sufficient...
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Al-Qaida in Syria losing ground in battles with insurgents

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Beirut, Mar 14 (AP) - For the first time since its meteoric rise in 2012 amid the chaos of war, al-Qaida's branch in Syria is in retreat, battling rival militant groups in the north and fighting for survival in a key foothold near the capital, Damascus.
Over the past three weeks, the extremist...
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Stephen Hawking, best-known physicist of his time, has died

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London, Mar 14 (AP) - Stephen Hawking, whose brilliant mind ranged across time and space though his body was paralyzed by disease, died early Wednesday, a University of Cambridge spokesman said. He was 76 years old.
Hawking died peacefully at his home in Cambridge, England.
The best-known...
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