The following story will move Saturday as this week’s Sunday Spotlight, a feature showcasing the best off-the-news enterprise in the AP report:
YEMEN-CIVILIAN CASUALTIES — Airstrikes by Saudi Arabia and its allies in Yemen are on a pace to kill more civilians than last year despite U.S. claims that the coalition is working to prevent such bloodshed, a database tracking violence shows. The war, nearly four years old, may have killed as many as 80,000 people, according to researchers, not counting untold others who have died of hunger. By Lee Keath. UPCOMING: 1,100 words by 9 a.m. ET, photos.