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In this Wednesday, March 22, 2017 photo, a director gives instructions to the actors dressed as Israeli policemen during a shoot of the "Heaven's Gate" movie in a recreated alleyway of Jerusalem's Old City in Khan Younis, Gaza Strip. The set is the latest effort by the al-Aqsa channel, run by Gaza's Islamic militant Hamas rulers, to kick-start its drama production in the territory. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)

Hamas TV filming staged clashes in Gaza

- Associated Press


Martin Schulz, the German Social Democratic Party's popular top candidate, has momentum that puts Chancellor Angela Merkel's hopes for a fourth term at risk. (Associated Press)

Election in Germany to gauge winds of change



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An attacker is treated by emergency services outside the Houses of Parliament London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017.  London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing. It is urging people to stay away from the area. Officials say a man with a knife attacked a police officer at Parliament and was shot by officers. Nearby, witnesses say a vehicle struck several people on the Westminster Bridge.  (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP).

4 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament

- Associated Press

Conservative Member of Parliament Tobias Ellwood, centre, helps emergency services attend to an injured person outside the Houses of Parliament, London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing. It is urging people to stay away from the area. Officials say a man with a knife attacked a police officer at Parliament and was shot by officers. Nearby, witnesses say a vehicle struck several people on the Westminster Bridge. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP).

Four dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament








This frame grab from video provided on Tuesday March 21, 2017, by Ahrar al-Sham, Syrian militant group outlet that is consistent with independent AP reporting, shows fighters from Ahrar al-Sham militant group gather during a battle against Syrian government forces, in an eastern neighborhood of Damascus, Syria. Syrian government forces launched a counter-attack against rebels in Damascus on Tuesday, following a rebel suicide car bombing and another insurgent assault earlier in the day in the country's capital, media reports said. (Ahrar al-Sham, Syrian militant group, via AP)

US forces ferry Syrian-Kurdish fighters behind IS lines

- Associated Press





FILE - In this March 13, 2017 file photo, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is seen in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. President Donald Trump has yet to make good on his pledge to pursue closer cooperation and friendlier ties to Russia, but a planned trip to Russia by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson may test whether the detente will be more than just talk.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

Closer US-Russia ties uncertain as Tillerson plans trip

- Associated Press


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