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H. Ross Perot listens to a reporter's question during a news conference before accepting the Command and General Staff College Foundation's 2010 Distinguished Leadership Award in Kansas City, Mo., on April 20, 2010. <br>Ed Zurga/AP

F-16s conduct flyover at Dallas graveside service for H. Ross Perot

The U.S. Air Force conducted an F-16 flyover in the missing man formation for the graveside service of colorful Texas billionaire and former presidential candidate H. Ross Perot.



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europe

Von der Leyen seeks to secure EU top job at parliament

The European Parliament started voting Tuesday whether to confirm Ursula von der Leyen as European Commission president after the departing German defense minister set out her political objectives on a greener, gender-equal Europe where the rule of law continues to hold sway.





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africa

Officials: Migrants return to bombed Libya detention center

A Libyan detention center where an airstrike killed more than 50 people two weeks ago is filling with migrants again, and work has resumed at a nearby weapons workshop despite calls from the United Nations to empty the compound and others like it near the front lines of the country’s civil war.