Spain: 10 dead, 21 hurt in crash of Greek F-16 jet at base

MADRID — A Greek F-16 fighter jet crashed into other aircraft on the ground during NATO training in southeastern Spain Monday, killing at least 10 French and Greek military personnel, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said.

Dwindling group of survivors to mark Auschwitz 70 years later

OSWIECIM, Poland — A decade ago, 1,500 Holocaust survivors traveled to Auschwitz to mark the 60th anniversary of the death camp's liberation. On Tuesday, for the 70th anniversary, organizers are expecting 300, the youngest in their 70s.

Ex-CIA officer convicted of leaking secrets to reporter

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A former CIA officer was convicted Monday of leaking details of a covert mission to derail Iran's nuclear program in a case that, until the eve of the trial, was as much about the journalist who published the leaks as it was the

Key issues and updates on the Keystone XL oil pipeline

WASHINGTON — The Senate is closing in on a vote to authorize the Keystone XL oil pipeline this week.

But the fate of the $8 billion project depends not only on what happens in Congress, but also in the courts, at the White House and with TransCanada, the pipeline's developer.

Judge gives Landry life for murder

A judge in state district court found a Lake Charles man guilty of a July 2012 murder at Chateau du Lac.

John Landry III, 40, admitted tying up and robbing 83-year-old Preston LeBleu at the downtown high-rise, but said he did not know he had killed him.

Whooping crane shot in Louisiana; $10,000 reward for info

NEW ORLEANS — A female whooping crane released about a year ago was shot in Vermilion Parish and had to be put to death, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said.

There's a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the conviction of whoever shot the bird in early November, department spokesman Adam Einck said Wednesday.

He said the department waited to make the information public until officials were certain what killed the bird and had reward money ready.