Russian feint toward Tbilisi shows truce fragile

ROAD TO TBILISI, Georgia (AP) _ Fifty battered Russian army trucks and armored personnel carriers roared without warning down the highway toward the country's capital, making it clear that a day-old cease-fire will not keep Russia from moving freely through Georgia. "Come with us, beauty, we're...

The Associated Press: West Bank land deal leads to California

BURQA, West Bank (AP) _ The transformation of a piece of West Bank land from a Palestinian field into a Jewish settlement has roots in an unlikely place _ Orange County, Calif. _ and in a document that a man supposedly signed more than four...