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  • Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments

    Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:10:13 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:55:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 file photo, a nurse practitioner prepares to start the first human gene editing treatment for Hunter syndrome, an inherited metabolic disease, at a hospital in Oakland, Calif. On Wednesday, ...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 file photo, a nurse practitioner prepares to start the first human gene editing treatment for Hunter syndrome, an inherited metabolic disease, at a hospital in Oakland, Calif. On Wednesday, ...
    U.S. health officials revised rules for gene therapy experiments.
    U.S. health officials revised rules for gene therapy experiments.
  • After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls deeper changes

    After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls deeper changes

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:37:12 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:55:37 GMT
    (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...(Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2017, file photo, Alex Jones, a right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist, arrives at the courthouse in Austin, Texas. Twitter says it is suspending the account of the fa...
    Twitter lasted less than two weeks before joining other prominent tech companies in muzzling Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who's used their platforms to spread false information and hoaxes for...
    Twitter lasted less than two weeks before joining other prominent tech companies in muzzling Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who's used their platforms to spread false information and hoaxes for years with few, if any, repercussions.
  • Turkish lira rebounds after Qatar pledges $15 billion

    Turkish lira rebounds after Qatar pledges $15 billion

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:30:03 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:55:35 GMT
    The Turkish lira has rebound from record losses a day after Qatar pledged US$15 billion in investments to help Turkey's economy.
    The Turkish lira has rebound from record losses a day after Qatar pledged US$15 billion in investments to help Turkey's economy.
  • A rising concern? After straws, balloons get more scrutiny

    A rising concern? After straws, balloons get more scrutiny

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-08-15 14:24:51 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:55:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/AJ Mast, File). FILE- In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo balloons are released in Memorial Stadium before an NCAA college football game between Indiana and Michigan in Bloomington, Ind. The celebration of releasing balloons into the air has lo...(AP Photo/AJ Mast, File). FILE- In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo balloons are released in Memorial Stadium before an NCAA college football game between Indiana and Michigan in Bloomington, Ind. The celebration of releasing balloons into the air has lo...
    Now that plastic straws seem headed for extinction, could Americans' love of balloons be next to go pop?.
    Now that plastic straws seem headed for extinction, could Americans' love of balloons be next to go pop?.
  • The Latest: Survivors describe Italy bridge collapse

    The Latest: Survivors describe Italy bridge collapse

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:52 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:52:26 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:55:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A view of the Morandi highway bridge that collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova during a sudden and violen...(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). A view of the Morandi highway bridge that collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova during a sudden and violen...
    The Latest: Italian authorities have raised death toll in the Genoa highway bridge collapse to at least 37.
    The Latest: Italian authorities have raised death toll in the Genoa highway bridge collapse to at least 37.
  • Italian highway operator slams moves to revoke concession

    Italian highway operator slams moves to revoke concession

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:25:02 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:55:07 GMT
    The Atlantia holding company that controls Italy's main highway operator says that government pledges to revoke the concession were made without citing specific failures and before cause of deadly bridge collapse...
    The Atlantia holding company that controls Italy's main highway operator says that government pledges to revoke the concession were made without citing specific failures and before cause of deadly bridge collapse has been determined.
  • Progress slow for USA Gymnastics in wake of Nassar scandal

    Progress slow for USA Gymnastics in wake of Nassar scandal

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:04:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:50:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Simone Biles practices on the floor during a training session at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Simone Biles practices on the floor during a training session at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Boston.
    Reigning Olympic champion Simone Biles says it's time for new USA Gymnastics president Kerry Perry to speak up.
    Reigning Olympic champion Simone Biles says it's time for new USA Gymnastics president Kerry Perry to speak up.
  • Women's trial in Kim Jong Nam killing heads to defense phase

    Women's trial in Kim Jong Nam killing heads to defense phase

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:15:01 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:47 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:47:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, center, is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Malaysian court will rule on Thursday whether the two women, D...(AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, center, is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Malaysian court will rule on Thursday whether the two women, D...
    Two women on trial for the assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother have arrived at a Malaysian court for a key ruling.
    Two women on trial for the assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother have arrived at a Malaysian court for a key ruling.
  • US officials: Iraqi refugee was part of terror group

    US officials: Iraqi refugee was part of terror group

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:43:33 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:46:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). A federal agent removes items from an apartment following the arrest of Omar Ameen, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Ameen, a 45-year-old Iraqi refugee, was arrested on a warrant alleging that he killed an Ir...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). A federal agent removes items from an apartment following the arrest of Omar Ameen, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Ameen, a 45-year-old Iraqi refugee, was arrested on a warrant alleging that he killed an Ir...
    A 45-year-old Iraqi refugee has been arrested in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi policeman while serving with the Islamic State terror organization.
    A 45-year-old Iraqi refugee has been arrested in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi policeman while serving with the Islamic State terror organization.
  • Turkey braces for hard times amid currency crisis, US spat

    Turkey braces for hard times amid currency crisis, US spat

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:20:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:46:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People wait at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week, but some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalati...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People wait at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week, but some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalati...
    Some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalating dispute with the United States, in an indication that they are ready to endure economic pain and risk further deterioration in a...
    Some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalating dispute with the United States, in an indication that they are ready to endure economic pain and risk further deterioration in a Cold War-era alliance.
  • Afghanistan revises death toll from suicide bombing to 34

    Afghanistan revises death toll from suicide bombing to 34

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:17:49 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:46:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Relatives pray near to the dead bodies of civilians after Wednesday's deadly suicide bombing that targeted a training class in a private building in the Shiite neighborhood of Dasht-i Barcha, in western Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursd...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Relatives pray near to the dead bodies of civilians after Wednesday's deadly suicide bombing that targeted a training class in a private building in the Shiite neighborhood of Dasht-i Barcha, in western Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursd...
    Afghan authorities revise down death toll from previous day's suicide bombing in Shite area to 34 killed, not 48.
    Afghan authorities revise down death toll from previous day's suicide bombing in Shite area to 34 killed, not 48.
  • US newsrooms to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

    US newsrooms to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:38:09 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:46:05 GMT
    America's newsrooms are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people".
    America's newsrooms are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people".
  • Trump pulls Brennan's clearance, links move to Russia probe

    Trump pulls Brennan's clearance, links move to Russia probe

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:43 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:45:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...
    Trump revokes Brenan's clearance, links his decision to Russia probe of election meddling and potential collusion.
    Trump revokes Brenan's clearance, links his decision to Russia probe of election meddling and potential collusion.
  • Victory offers Muslim candidate new platform to oppose Trump

    Victory offers Muslim candidate new platform to oppose Trump

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:56:18 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:45:50 GMT
    (Mark Vancleave/Star Tribune via AP). Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar celebrates with her children after her Congressional 5th District primary victory, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Minneapolis.(Mark Vancleave/Star Tribune via AP). Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar celebrates with her children after her Congressional 5th District primary victory, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Minneapolis.
    The nation's first Somali-American state legislator is poised to set the same historic mark.
    The nation's first Somali-American state legislator is poised to set the same historic mark.
  • Prosecutor: Priests 'weaponized' the faith to abuse kids

    Prosecutor: Priests 'weaponized' the faith to abuse kids

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:25 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:45:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, at podium, speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abu...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, at podium, speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abu...
    A grand jury report on child sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic church in Pennsylvania accuses priests of using religious rituals, symbols of faith and the threat of eternity in hell to sexually attack children...
    A grand jury report on child sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic church in Pennsylvania accuses priests of using religious rituals, symbols of faith and the threat of eternity in hell to sexually attack children over the years.
  • Church sex scandal: Abuse victims want a full reckoning

    Church sex scandal: Abuse victims want a full reckoning

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:08:13 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:45:35 GMT
    (Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP, File). FILE – In this Oct. 1, 2012, file photo, the Most Rev. Donald Trautman, second from left, retiring bishop of Erie, Pa., prays and lays his hands on the head of Monsignor Lawrence T. Persico, kneeling...(Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP, File). FILE – In this Oct. 1, 2012, file photo, the Most Rev. Donald Trautman, second from left, retiring bishop of Erie, Pa., prays and lays his hands on the head of Monsignor Lawrence T. Persico, kneeling...
    Six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania joined the list this week of those around the U.S. that have been forced to face the ugly truth about child-molesting priests in their midst. But in dozens of other...
    Six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania joined the list this week of those around the U.S. that have been forced to face the ugly truth about child-molesting priests in their midst. But in dozens of other dioceses, there has been no reckoning.
  • Jury to begin deliberating in Manafort financial fraud trial

    Jury to begin deliberating in Manafort financial fraud trial

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:30:14 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:45:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorney Kevin Downing, left, with Thomas Zehnle and Jay Nanavati, right, makes a statement to the media outside federal court after closing arguments and jury instructions ended in the trial of the former Donald Tr...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorney Kevin Downing, left, with Thomas Zehnle and Jay Nanavati, right, makes a statement to the media outside federal court after closing arguments and jury instructions ended in the trial of the former Donald Tr...
    Jurors are set to begin deliberations in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort.
    Jurors are set to begin deliberations in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort.
  • The Latest: Indonesian to testify when murder trial resumes

    The Latest: Indonesian to testify when murder trial resumes

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 05:00:06 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:45:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeffrey Ong). Indonesian Siti Aisyah, left, is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018.  Malaysian court will rule on Thursday whether the two women, Sit...(AP Photo/Jeffrey Ong). Indonesian Siti Aisyah, left, is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Malaysian court will rule on Thursday whether the two women, Sit...
    A Malaysian judge has ruled the two women charged with murdering the North Korean leader's half brother should begin entering their defense.
    A Malaysian judge has ruled the two women charged with murdering the North Korean leader's half brother should begin entering their defense.
  • Judge criticizes German officials over radical's deportation

    Judge criticizes German officials over radical's deportation

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:40 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:40:03 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:40 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:40:54 GMT
    A judge is accusing German authorities of testing the limits of the law in the deportation to Tunisia of a suspected former aide to Osama bin Laden.
    A judge is accusing German authorities of testing the limits of the law in the deportation to Tunisia of a suspected former aide to Osama bin Laden.
  • Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

    Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:14:43 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:35:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People line up at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week over concerns about Erdogan's economic policies and after the United States slapped s...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). People line up at a currency exchange shop in Istanbul, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.The Turkish lira has nosedived in value in the past week over concerns about Erdogan's economic policies and after the United States slapped s...
    Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of series of U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis.
    Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of series of U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis.
  • Italy hunts for blame in bridge collapse that killed 39

    Italy hunts for blame in bridge collapse that killed 39

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-15 07:26:08 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:07 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:07:57 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Rescuers recover an injured person after the Morandi highway bridge collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova du...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Rescuers recover an injured person after the Morandi highway bridge collapsed in Genoa, northern Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova du...
    Rescue and recovery efforts continued through the night into the morning in Italy following the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa, while authorities raised the death toll to 35 with three missing.
    Rescue and recovery efforts continued through the night into the morning in Italy following the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa, while authorities raised the death toll to 35 with three missing.
  • Suicide bomber targets Shiite students in Kabul, killing 48

    Suicide bomber targets Shiite students in Kabul, killing 48

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:41:01 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:26:25 GMT
    Afghans are emerging from their homes and some shops are reopening in Ghazni nearly a week after a massive Taliban assault, as sporadic gunbattles continue in some parts of the eastern city.
    Afghans are emerging from their homes and some shops are reopening in Ghazni nearly a week after a massive Taliban assault, as sporadic gunbattles continue in some parts of the eastern city.
  • Paul Walker's brothers open to 'Fast' franchise return

    Paul Walker's brothers open to 'Fast' franchise return

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:08 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:08:57 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:26:46 GMT
    Nearly five years after Paul Walker's death, his brothers say they're open to playing his character again in the "Fast and Furious" franchise.
    Nearly five years after Paul Walker's death, his brothers say they're open to playing his character again in the "Fast and Furious" franchise.
  • Parkland students start school year with tightened security

    Parkland students start school year with tightened security

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:40:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:24 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:24:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Student walk to class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. Students at the school returned Wednesday, to a more secure campus as they began their first new school year since a gun...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Student walk to class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. Students at the school returned Wednesday, to a more secure campus as they began their first new school year since a gun...
    As students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School begin their first school year since a gunman opened fire on campus, they're returning to beefed up security including 18 safety monitors, new classroom locks and...
    As students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School begin their first school year since a gunman opened fire on campus, they're returning to beefed up security including 18 safety monitors, new classroom locks and upgraded video surveillance.
  • Conditions of release not yet met for compound suspects

    Conditions of release not yet met for compound suspects

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:43:29 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:23:44 GMT
    (Roberto E. Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 photo, District Court Judge Sarah C. Backus presides over the hearing in the Amalia, N.M., desert compound case in Taos, N.M. Backus cleared the way for the release of t...(Roberto E. Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 photo, District Court Judge Sarah C. Backus presides over the hearing in the Amalia, N.M., desert compound case in Taos, N.M. Backus cleared the way for the release of t...
    Three people accused of child abuse at a desert compound were awaiting release in New Mexico, where security was boosted at a courthouse amid threats against the judge who cleared the way for the defendants to...
    Three people accused of child abuse at a desert compound were awaiting release in New Mexico, where security was boosted at a courthouse amid threats against the judge who cleared the way for the defendants to leave jail.
  • Democrats avoid abuse allegations against party leader

    Democrats avoid abuse allegations against party leader

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:54:34 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:22:09 GMT
    (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP). Rep. Keith Ellison poses for a selfie with Jennifer Lindquist after winning the Democratic nomination for Attorney General during his primary party at Nomad World Pub, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Minneapolis....(Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP). Rep. Keith Ellison poses for a selfie with Jennifer Lindquist after winning the Democratic nomination for Attorney General during his primary party at Nomad World Pub, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Minneapolis....
    Democratic Party Chairman Tom Perez says he's talked to deputy Keith Ellison about domestic abuse allegations that emerged ahead of Ellison winning his party's nomination for Minnesota attorney general.
    Democratic Party Chairman Tom Perez says he's talked to deputy Keith Ellison about domestic abuse allegations that emerged ahead of Ellison winning his party's nomination for Minnesota attorney general.
  • Pawlenty loss shows Minnesota GOP's reluctance to coronate

    Pawlenty loss shows Minnesota GOP's reluctance to coronate

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:56:04 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:21:49 GMT
    (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP). Tim Pawlenty stands with his wife, Mary, background left, and running mate Michelle Fischbach as he concedes his run for governor at his election night gathering at Granite City Food and Brewery, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 201...(Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP). Tim Pawlenty stands with his wife, Mary, background left, and running mate Michelle Fischbach as he concedes his run for governor at his election night gathering at Granite City Food and Brewery, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 201...
    Minnesota voters have rejected Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's quest to win back his old job, effectively ending the one-time presidential candidate's political career.
    Minnesota voters have rejected Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's quest to win back his old job, effectively ending the one-time presidential candidate's political career.
  • Trump yanks ex-CIA chief's clearance, hitting vocal critic

    Trump yanks ex-CIA chief's clearance, hitting vocal critic

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:55:02 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:52:58 GMT
    President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan.
    President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan.
  • Republicans blast Pearl Jam poster of burning White House

    Republicans blast Pearl Jam poster of burning White House

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:51:29 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:45:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y.
    Republicans are condemning a poster by Pearl Jam that shows the White House in flames and a bald eagle pecking at a skeleton they say is meant to depict President Donald Trump.
    Republicans are condemning a poster by Pearl Jam that shows the White House in flames and a bald eagle pecking at a skeleton they say is meant to depict President Donald Trump.
  • Vigil held at Detroit church for Aretha Franklin

    Vigil held at Detroit church for Aretha Franklin

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-08-15 10:17:26 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:45:36 GMT
    People are praying for Aretha Franklin in the Detroit church where her father was once a pastor.
    People are praying for Aretha Franklin in the Detroit church where her father was once a pastor.
  • Church helped former priest accused of abuse get Disney job

    Church helped former priest accused of abuse get Disney job

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:15:08 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:45:28 GMT
    A report into child sexual abuse in Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania says church officials gave a former priest a positive reference to work at Disney World, even though they'd fielded at least one complaint...
    A report into child sexual abuse in Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania says church officials gave a former priest a positive reference to work at Disney World, even though they'd fielded at least one complaint about him sexually abusing a boy.
  • Inside a super PAC that spends on everything but winning

    Inside a super PAC that spends on everything but winning

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:40:12 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:45:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE- This Feb. 28, 2018 file photo shows State Sen. Chris McDaniel, R-Ellisville, in Ellisville, Miss. The two billionaire mega donors poured $1.25 million into a super PAC that was supposed to supercharge McDaniel’s...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE- This Feb. 28, 2018 file photo shows State Sen. Chris McDaniel, R-Ellisville, in Ellisville, Miss. The two billionaire mega donors poured $1.25 million into a super PAC that was supposed to supercharge McDaniel’s...
    Nearly $1.4 million raised and little to show for it: A look inside a super PAC that spends on everything but winning.
    Nearly $1.4 million raised and little to show for it: A look inside a super PAC that spends on everything but winning.
  • 'Manafort and his lies' at heart of case, prosecution argues

    'Manafort and his lies' at heart of case, prosecution argues

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:42:37 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:35:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Members of the defense team for Paul Manafort, including Thomas Zehnle, left, Brian Ketcham, and Kevin Downing, leave federal court during a break of the trial of former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alex...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Members of the defense team for Paul Manafort, including Thomas Zehnle, left, Brian Ketcham, and Kevin Downing, leave federal court during a break of the trial of former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alex...
    Closing arguments set in Paul Manafort's financial fraud trial after defense decides not to call any witnesses.
    Closing arguments set in Paul Manafort's financial fraud trial after defense decides not to call any witnesses.
  • Man arrested after overdoses at downtown city park

    Man arrested after overdoses at downtown city park

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:14:49 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:05:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Sikes). A police officer speaks to a man walking on New Haven Green, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in New Haven, Conn. A city official said more than a dozen people fell ill from suspected drug overdoses on the green and were taken to local ...(AP Photo/Bill Sikes). A police officer speaks to a man walking on New Haven Green, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in New Haven, Conn. A city official said more than a dozen people fell ill from suspected drug overdoses on the green and were taken to local ...
    Authorities are saying 46 people have overdosed from suspected synthetic marijuana at or near a Connecticut city park.
    Authorities are saying 46 people have overdosed from suspected synthetic marijuana at or near a Connecticut city park.
  • Bishops accused of brushing off sexual abuse complaints

    Bishops accused of brushing off sexual abuse complaints

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:30:54 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:03:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Judy Deaven who says her son was a victim of sexual abuse by a priest as a boy reacts as Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Judy Deaven who says her son was a victim of sexual abuse by a priest as a boy reacts as Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14...
    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.
    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.
  • Colorado baker: No cake for gender transition celebration

    Colorado baker: No cake for gender transition celebration

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:10:12 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:28:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this June 4, 2018 file photo, baker Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, manages his shop after a U.S. Supreme Court issued a limited ruling in his favor after he refused to make a wedding cake for ...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this June 4, 2018 file photo, baker Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, manages his shop after a U.S. Supreme Court issued a limited ruling in his favor after he refused to make a wedding cake for ...
    The Colorado baker who wouldn't make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple and won a limited ruling at the U.S. Supreme Court is suing the state over another discrimination allegation.
    The Colorado baker who wouldn't make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple and won a limited ruling at the U.S. Supreme Court is suing the state over another discrimination allegation.
  • Multi-gene test may find risk for heart disease and more

    Multi-gene test may find risk for heart disease and more

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:24:17 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:27:26 GMT
    New way to track millions of genetic variations promises better forecasting of people's risk for heart attacks, four other disorders.
    New way to track millions of genetic variations promises better forecasting of people's risk for heart attacks, four other disorders.
  • Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

    Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

    Saturday, August 11 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-08-11 06:09:56 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:27:20 GMT
    (Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...(Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...
    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.
    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.
  • Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

    Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:13:50 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:27:17 GMT
    Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.
    Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.
  • White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:37:53 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:27:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this Aug. 1, 2018 photo, Lauren Woehr hands her 16-month-old daughter Caroline, held by her husband Dan McDowell, a cup filled with bottled water at their home in Horsham, Pa. In Horsham and surrounding towns in eastern Penns...
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.
    Toxics used in nonstick cookware, fast-food wrappers and much more are turning up in public water systems in dozens of states.
  • Study: Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain

    Study: Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:08:26 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:27:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2012 file photo, a smoker extinguishes a cigarette in an ash tray in Sacramento, Calif. If you quit smoking and gain weight, it may seem like you’re trading one set of health problems for anoth...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2012 file photo, a smoker extinguishes a cigarette in an ash tray in Sacramento, Calif. If you quit smoking and gain weight, it may seem like you’re trading one set of health problems for anoth...
    US study finds you're better off in the long run if you quit smoking, even if you gain weight.
    US study finds you're better off in the long run if you quit smoking, even if you gain weight.
  • Swimmer suffers puncture wounds in shark attack on Cape Cod

    Swimmer suffers puncture wounds in shark attack on Cape Cod

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:53:07 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:41 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:41:32 GMT
    A man swimming off Cape Cod has been attacked by a shark and is being airlifted to a hospital.
    A man swimming off Cape Cod has been attacked by a shark and is being airlifted to a hospital.
  • Not just land heat waves: Oceans are in hot water, too

    Not just land heat waves: Oceans are in hot water, too

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:11:59 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:41:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, a Guadalupe fur seal, foreground, passes by as SeaWorld animal rescue team member Heather Ruce feeds a California sea lion at a rescue facility in San Diego, with rescue crews s...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, a Guadalupe fur seal, foreground, passes by as SeaWorld animal rescue team member Heather Ruce feeds a California sea lion at a rescue facility in San Diego, with rescue crews s...
    Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves.
    Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves.
  • Black Americans aren't buying Omarosa's turn against Trump

    Black Americans aren't buying Omarosa's turn against Trump

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:13:58 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:28:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman's decision to turn on President Donald Trump after being fired isn't buying her much with a black community that mostly dislikes the president and never cared for her yearslong alliance...
    Omarosa Manigault Newman's decision to turn on President Donald Trump after being fired isn't buying her much with a black community that mostly dislikes the president and never cared for her yearslong alliance with him.
  • The Latest: UNICEF: Kabul attack on children 'deplorable'

    The Latest: UNICEF: Kabul attack on children 'deplorable'

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-08-15 07:11:04 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:42 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:42:12 GMT
    Afghan officials say a Taliban assault on two adjacent checkpoints in the northern Baghlan province has killed 30 soldiers and police.
    Afghan officials say a Taliban assault on two adjacent checkpoints in the northern Baghlan province has killed 30 soldiers and police.
  • Judge may acquit women or call defense in Kim Jong Nam trial

    Judge may acquit women or call defense in Kim Jong Nam trial

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:22 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:22:26 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:16:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Daniel Chan, File). FILE - This combination of the Oct. 2, 2017 file photos shows Indonesian Siti Aisyah, left, and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, right, escorted by police as they leave a court hearing in Shah Alam, Malaysia, outside Kuala Lumpu...(AP Photo/Daniel Chan, File). FILE - This combination of the Oct. 2, 2017 file photos shows Indonesian Siti Aisyah, left, and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, right, escorted by police as they leave a court hearing in Shah Alam, Malaysia, outside Kuala Lumpu...
    Women on trial in Malaysia for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother could be acquitted Thursday or called to enter their defense, which could last several more months.
    Women on trial in Malaysia for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader's half brother could be acquitted Thursday or called to enter their defense, which could last several more months.
  • US, Mexico announce new strategies on cartels

    US, Mexico announce new strategies on cartels

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:52:22 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:48:00 GMT
    APNewsBreak: Drug Enforcement Administration officials tell The Associated Press that new plans to combat Mexican drug cartels will be unveiled in Chicago alongside members of the Mexican government.
    APNewsBreak: Drug Enforcement Administration officials tell The Associated Press that new plans to combat Mexican drug cartels will be unveiled in Chicago alongside members of the Mexican government.
  • Baby elephant joins herd at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

    Baby elephant joins herd at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:18:12 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:12:00 GMT
    (Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Safari Park via AP). This Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 photo provided by the San Diego Zoo Safari Park shows Umzula-zuli, a healthy male African elephant calf, taking its first tentative steps in the elephant enclosure under the watchf...(Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Safari Park via AP). This Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 photo provided by the San Diego Zoo Safari Park shows Umzula-zuli, a healthy male African elephant calf, taking its first tentative steps in the elephant enclosure under the watchf...
    The newest elephant at San Diego Zoo Safari Park has joined the rest of the herd.
    The newest elephant at San Diego Zoo Safari Park has joined the rest of the herd.
  • 'Not an easy time' for Chris Pratt after Gunn firing

    'Not an easy time' for Chris Pratt after Gunn firing

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:56 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:56:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:03:18 GMT
    Chris Pratt says "it's not an easy time" as he and the rest of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" cast look to the future of the hit superhero franchise after Disney fired writer-director James Gunn.
    Chris Pratt says "it's not an easy time" as he and the rest of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" cast look to the future of the hit superhero franchise after Disney fired writer-director James Gunn.
  • Maryland takes responsibility for mistakes in player death

    Maryland takes responsibility for mistakes in player death

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:17:44 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:53:53 GMT
    Maryland has parted ways with its football team's strength and conditioning staff Rick Court in the wake of the death of a player.
    Maryland has parted ways with its football team's strength and conditioning staff Rick Court in the wake of the death of a player.
  • Dems pick 'firsts,' GOP goes for Trump fave in primaries

    Dems pick 'firsts,' GOP goes for Trump fave in primaries

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:21:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:39:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist, center, a transgender woman and former utility executive, is greeted by her supporters during her election night party in Burlington, Vt., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist, center, a transgender woman and former utility executive, is greeted by her supporters during her election night party in Burlington, Vt., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.
    Democrats in Vermont have nominated the nation's first transgender candidate for governor, one of many firsts from Tuesday's primaries.
    Democrats in Vermont have nominated the nation's first transgender candidate for governor, one of many firsts from Tuesday's primaries.
  • Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:50:37 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:07:59 GMT
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.
  • WH insists Trump's no racist as he vilifies another minority

    WH insists Trump's no racist as he vilifies another minority

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:26:09 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:14:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, center, is flanked by White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, left, and  then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson as he speaks ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, center, is flanked by White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, left, and then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson as he speaks ...
    Just like old times: Trump and Omarosa spar over whether he used the N-word, other allegations in her new book.
    Just like old times: Trump and Omarosa spar over whether he used the N-word, other allegations in her new book.
  • The Latest: Omarosa tells AP: 'I will not be silenced'

    The Latest: Omarosa tells AP: 'I will not be silenced'

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:56 AM EDT2018-08-14 11:56:40 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:13:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The Whit...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The Whit...
    President Donald Trump is calling his former adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman a "dog.".
    President Donald Trump is calling his former adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman a "dog.".
  • Kansas governor concedes, says he will endorse GOP nominee

    Kansas governor concedes, says he will endorse GOP nominee

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:14:37 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:56:31 GMT
    (Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018, file photo, Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer, left, alongside Lt. Gov. Tracey Mann, addresses the media at the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka, Kan., a day after his primary race aga...(Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018, file photo, Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer, left, alongside Lt. Gov. Tracey Mann, addresses the media at the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka, Kan., a day after his primary race aga...
    Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer says he will endorse Republican nominee for governor Kris Kobach after conceding in the state's GOP primary.
    Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer says he will endorse Republican nominee for governor Kris Kobach after conceding in the state's GOP primary.
  • White House admits error for false claim on black employment

    White House admits error for false claim on black employment

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:54:11 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:56:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders smiles as she speaks to the media during the daily press briefing at the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Washington. Sanders took questions about former White House st...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders smiles as she speaks to the media during the daily press briefing at the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Washington. Sanders took questions about former White House st...
    In a rare admission of error, the White House has walked back its false claim that President Donald Trump created three times as many jobs for African American workers than President Barack Obama.
    In a rare admission of error, the White House has walked back its false claim that President Donald Trump created three times as many jobs for African American workers than President Barack Obama.
  • Vermont nominates 1st US transgender candidate for governor

    Vermont nominates 1st US transgender candidate for governor

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-08-15 02:18:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:39:36 GMT
    Christine Hallquist, the first transgender candidate to win a major-party nomination for governor, will face Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott, who won his party's nomination to run for a second term.
    Christine Hallquist, the first transgender candidate to win a major-party nomination for governor, will face Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott, who won his party's nomination to run for a second term.
  • UK police seek motive of Sudan-born Parliament car crasher

    UK police seek motive of Sudan-born Parliament car crasher

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:07 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:07:30 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:21:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Forensics officers work near the car that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Authorities said in a statement Tuesday that a man in his 20s was arrested on suspic...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Forensics officers work near the car that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Authorities said in a statement Tuesday that a man in his 20s was arrested on suspic...
    British media are reporting that the suspect in the Parliament crash being treated as terrorism is 29-year old British citizen of Sudanese origin named Salih Khater.
    British media are reporting that the suspect in the Parliament crash being treated as terrorism is 29-year old British citizen of Sudanese origin named Salih Khater.
  • Germany creates 3rd gender identity for records: 'diverse'

    Germany creates 3rd gender identity for records: 'diverse'

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-08-15 09:42:24 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:18:01 GMT
    Germany's Cabinet has approved a third gender option for official records that will allow people to be registered as "diverse," complying with a Supreme Court ruling.
    Germany's Cabinet has approved a third gender option for official records that will allow people to be registered as "diverse," complying with a Supreme Court ruling.
  • ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

    ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:11:42 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:42:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...(AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...
    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.
    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.
  • Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging

    Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:11:23 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:22:21 GMT
    (Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...(Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.
  • Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:07:42 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:58:32 GMT
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.
  • 'Touch the sun': NASA spacecraft hurtles toward our star

    'Touch the sun': NASA spacecraft hurtles toward our star

    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-08-12 07:36:03 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:35:09 GMT
    (Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). The Mobile Service Tower is rolled back to reveal the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Parker Solar Probe onboard, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. A...(Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). The Mobile Service Tower is rolled back to reveal the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Parker Solar Probe onboard, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. A...
    NASA has launched a spacecraft to the sun that will fly closer to our star than anything ever before.
    NASA has launched a spacecraft to the sun that will fly closer to our star than anything ever before.
  • Northern Ireland marks 20 years since deadly Omagh blast

    Northern Ireland marks 20 years since deadly Omagh blast

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:59 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:59:26 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:50:41 GMT
    Bereaved families are marking the 20th anniversary of the Omagh bombing, the deadliest attack in Northern Ireland's four decades of violence.
    Bereaved families are marking the 20th anniversary of the Omagh bombing, the deadliest attack in Northern Ireland's four decades of violence.
  • EPA challenged safety of administration mileage freeze

    EPA challenged safety of administration mileage freeze

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:49:07 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:30:39 GMT
    Internal documents show the Environmental Protection Agency privately questioned the Trump administration's finding that freezing Obama-era mileage standards would make drivers safer.
    Internal documents show the Environmental Protection Agency privately questioned the Trump administration's finding that freezing Obama-era mileage standards would make drivers safer.
  • Defiant as Trump rages, Omarosa says she won't be silenced

    Defiant as Trump rages, Omarosa says she won't be silenced

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:41:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:06 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:06:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York. Manigault Newman declared she “will not be silenced” by ...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York. Manigault Newman declared she “will not be silenced” by ...
    Omarosa remains defiant as Trump rages, says she won't be silenced even in face of legal challenge.
    Omarosa remains defiant as Trump rages, says she won't be silenced even in face of legal challenge.
  • Ex-White House aide says Trump trying to silence her

    Ex-White House aide says Trump trying to silence her

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:47:17 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:05 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:05:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York. Manigault Newman declared she “will not be silenced” by ...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York. Manigault Newman declared she “will not be silenced” by ...
    Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman says she "will not be silenced" by President Donald Trump, remaining defiant as her public feud with her former boss shifted from a war of words to a possible legal...
    Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman says she "will not be silenced" by President Donald Trump, remaining defiant as her public feud with her former boss shifted from a war of words to a possible legal battle.
  • Museum of London displays fatberg on 24-hour livestream

    Museum of London displays fatberg on 24-hour livestream

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:00:44 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:03:28 GMT
    London's famous, festering fatberg lives on _ and is getting its own livestream.
    London's famous, festering fatberg lives on _ and is getting its own livestream.
  • Foe accused by Maduro says Venezuela military is fracturing

    Foe accused by Maduro says Venezuela military is fracturing

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:06:16 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:50:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, Julio Borges, president of the Venezuelan parliament, arrives for a meeting with Ernesto Macias, president of Colombia's Senate, at the Congress in Bogota, Colombia. Borges, the...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, Julio Borges, president of the Venezuelan parliament, arrives for a meeting with Ernesto Macias, president of Colombia's Senate, at the Congress in Bogota, Colombia. Borges, the...
    The exiled opposition leader accused by Venezuelan authorities of directing a failed plot to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro says the greatest threat to the embattled socialist leader may be his detractors in...
    The exiled opposition leader accused by Venezuelan authorities of directing a failed plot to assassinate President Nicolas Maduro says the greatest threat to the embattled socialist leader may be his detractors in uniform standing quietly behind him.
  • 5 nations sign deal on Caspian Sea water, fishing rights

    5 nations sign deal on Caspian Sea water, fishing rights

    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-08-12 12:31:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:30:46 GMT
    Leaders of the five countries along the Caspian Sea have signed a convention aimed at ending decades-long uncertainty over exploitation of its resources.
    Leaders of the five countries along the Caspian Sea have signed a convention aimed at ending decades-long uncertainty over exploitation of its resources.
  • Trump-Omarosa feud rooted in her allegations of racism

    Trump-Omarosa feud rooted in her allegations of racism

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:40:34 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:26:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York. Manigault Newman declared she “will not be silenced” by President Donald Trump, rem...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York. Manigault Newman declared she “will not be silenced” by President Donald Trump, rem...
    Trump's feud with Omarosa Manigault Newman takes a legal turn even as it remains rooted in accusations of racism.
    Trump's feud with Omarosa Manigault Newman takes a legal turn even as it remains rooted in accusations of racism.
  • Bus crash in Ecuador kills 24 people, injures 22

    Bus crash in Ecuador kills 24 people, injures 22

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-08-14 13:08:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:05:08 GMT
    Ecuadorean officials say at least 23 people died and another 14 were injured when a long-distance bus overturned on a highway near Ecuador's capital.
    Ecuadorean officials say at least 23 people died and another 14 were injured when a long-distance bus overturned on a highway near Ecuador's capital.
  • UK police treat Parliament crash as terrorism, seek motive

    UK police treat Parliament crash as terrorism, seek motive

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:26:24 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:04 AM EDT2018-08-15 08:04:03 GMT
    London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament and that there are a number of injured.
    London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament and that there are a number of injured.
  • Italian bridge collapse sends cars plunging, killing 26

    Italian bridge collapse sends cars plunging, killing 26

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-08-14 10:36:32 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-08-15 07:42:14 GMT
    The news agency ANSA says a bridge has partially collapsed near the northern port city of Genoa.
    The news agency ANSA says a bridge has partially collapsed near the northern port city of Genoa.
  • The Latest: Radinovich wins Minnesota Democrat House primary

    The Latest: Radinovich wins Minnesota Democrat House primary

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:30:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:32:52 GMT
    (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP). Marci Glaus holds her one-year-old son, Fredrick as she casts her vote during Wisconsin's primary election Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 in Roxbury, Wis.Democrats are fighting to beat back Republican gains across th...(John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP). Marci Glaus holds her one-year-old son, Fredrick as she casts her vote during Wisconsin's primary election Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 in Roxbury, Wis.Democrats are fighting to beat back Republican gains across th...
    The Wisconsin Elections Commission says no major problems have been reported across the state as voters cast their ballots in the primary.
    The Wisconsin Elections Commission says no major problems have been reported across the state as voters cast their ballots in the primary.
  • Lavish court spending in poor West Virginia triggers scandal

    Lavish court spending in poor West Virginia triggers scandal

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:15:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:30:06 GMT
    In poor West Virginia, a scandal over spending by the state's Supreme Court has triggered a move by one branch of government to essentially fire another.
    In poor West Virginia, a scandal over spending by the state's Supreme Court has triggered a move by one branch of government to essentially fire another.
  • Primary night: Dems go for diversity, GOP for Trump choices

    Primary night: Dems go for diversity, GOP for Trump choices

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:31:22 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:23:33 GMT
    (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this May 31, 2018, file photo, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty speaks at a news conference in St. Paul, Minn. Minnesota Democrats are settling a three-way battle for governor in a stacked primary el...(Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this May 31, 2018, file photo, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty speaks at a news conference in St. Paul, Minn. Minnesota Democrats are settling a three-way battle for governor in a stacked primary el...
    'Blue wave' to be tested in Midwestern primaries across Wisconsin and Minnesota.
    'Blue wave' to be tested in Midwestern primaries across Wisconsin and Minnesota.
  • Primaries marked by Democratic diversity, Trump's picks

    Primaries marked by Democratic diversity, Trump's picks

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:42:12 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:13:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist, center, a transgender woman and former utility executive, is greeted by her supporters during her election night party in Burlington, Vt., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist, center, a transgender woman and former utility executive, is greeted by her supporters during her election night party in Burlington, Vt., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.
    Democrats in Vermont have nominated the nation's first transgender candidate for governor, one of many firsts from Tuesday's primaries.
    Democrats in Vermont have nominated the nation's first transgender candidate for governor, one of many firsts from Tuesday's primaries.
  • Somali-American wins Minnesota Democratic US House primary

    Somali-American wins Minnesota Democratic US House primary

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-08-15 02:48:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:27:39 GMT
    Somali-American legislator Ilhan Omar has made history by winning a Democratic congressional primary in a Minneapolis-area district so reliably liberal that her victory is likely her ticket to Congress.
    Somali-American legislator Ilhan Omar has made history by winning a Democratic congressional primary in a Minneapolis-area district so reliably liberal that her victory is likely her ticket to Congress.
  • Kansas governor concedes GOP primary to secretary of state

    Kansas governor concedes GOP primary to secretary of state

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-08-14 17:36:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:11:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Board of County Commissioners chairman Ed Eilert checks his cell phone following the Johnson County Board of Canvassers meeting, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Olathe, Kan. County election officials across Kansas on Monday beg...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Board of County Commissioners chairman Ed Eilert checks his cell phone following the Johnson County Board of Canvassers meeting, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Olathe, Kan. County election officials across Kansas on Monday beg...
    Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has slightly widened his lead over Gov. Jeff Colyer in the state's Republican primary for governor.
    Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has slightly widened his lead over Gov. Jeff Colyer in the state's Republican primary for governor.
  • Somali-American nears new historic mark with primary win

    Somali-American nears new historic mark with primary win

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-08-15 02:47:54 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:05:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Monem File). FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2017, file photo, state Rep. Ilhan Omar is interviewed in her office two days after the 2017 Legislature convened in St. Paul, Minn. Somali-American legislator Ilhan Omar made history Tuesday, Aug. 14, ...(AP Photo/Jim Monem File). FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2017, file photo, state Rep. Ilhan Omar is interviewed in her office two days after the 2017 Legislature convened in St. Paul, Minn. Somali-American legislator Ilhan Omar made history Tuesday, Aug. 14, ...
    The nation's first Somali-American state legislator is poised to set the same historic mark.
    The nation's first Somali-American state legislator is poised to set the same historic mark.
  • The Latest: Italy authorities raise bridge death toll to 26

    The Latest: Italy authorities raise bridge death toll to 26

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:11 AM EDT2018-08-14 11:11:52 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:02:19 GMT
    The Latest: Italian authorities say that about 10 vehicles were involved when a raised highway collapsed during a sudden and violent storm in the northern port city of Genoa.
    The Latest: Italian authorities say that about 10 vehicles were involved when a raised highway collapsed during a sudden and violent storm in the northern port city of Genoa.
  • No leaks: Cushy job offers for discarded Trump staffers

    No leaks: Cushy job offers for discarded Trump staffers

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:27:39 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:34:21 GMT
    President Donald Trump's political operation has made a regular practice of providing soft landing-pads for discarded staffers.
    President Donald Trump's political operation has made a regular practice of providing soft landing-pads for discarded staffers.
  • Taliban overrun Afghan army base, kill 17 troops

    Taliban overrun Afghan army base, kill 17 troops

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:41:24 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:33:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). An injured boy rides in an ambulance on the Ghazni highway, in Maidan Shar, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Afghan forces battled the Taliban in the eastern city of Ghazni a key provincial capital, for the four...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). An injured boy rides in an ambulance on the Ghazni highway, in Maidan Shar, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Afghan forces battled the Taliban in the eastern city of Ghazni a key provincial capital, for the four...
    Officials: Afghan forces still clearing city of Ghazni of Taliban fighters on 5th day following massive insurgent attack.
    Officials: Afghan forces still clearing city of Ghazni of Taliban fighters on 5th day following massive insurgent attack.
  • Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

    Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:05:36 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:25:45 GMT
    Time is ticking down to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses.
    Time is ticking down to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses.
  • California could reshape pot rules as legal market struggles

    California could reshape pot rules as legal market struggles

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-08-15 02:48:11 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:36:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this April 21, 2018, file photo a bud tender displays a jar of cannabis at the High Times 420 SoCal Cannabis Cup in San Bernardino, Calif. California cities on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, objected to a proposed chan...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this April 21, 2018, file photo a bud tender displays a jar of cannabis at the High Times 420 SoCal Cannabis Cup in San Bernardino, Calif. California cities on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, objected to a proposed chan...
    California officials overseeing the nation's largest legal marijuana market hear a long list of complaints and concerns in Los Angeles.
    California officials overseeing the nation's largest legal marijuana market hear a long list of complaints and concerns in Los Angeles.
  • Manafort chooses not to testify as defense rests its case

    Manafort chooses not to testify as defense rests its case

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:26:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:00:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Members of the defense team for Paul Manafort, including Kevin Downing, left, Richard Westling, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as the trial of the former Trump campaign chairman continues, in Alexandria, Va., Mond...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Members of the defense team for Paul Manafort, including Kevin Downing, left, Richard Westling, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as the trial of the former Trump campaign chairman continues, in Alexandria, Va., Mond...
    Trial of longtime Washington operator Paul Manafort turning from prosecution to his defense team.
    Trial of longtime Washington operator Paul Manafort turning from prosecution to his defense team.
  • Jordanian immigrant gets death for Houston 'honor killings'

    Jordanian immigrant gets death for Houston 'honor killings'

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:43:32 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:28 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:28:45 GMT
    A Jordanian immigrant has been sentenced to death in Texas for the fatal shootings of his son-in-law and daughter's best friend in what prosecutors described as honor killings.
    A Jordanian immigrant has been sentenced to death in Texas for the fatal shootings of his son-in-law and daughter's best friend in what prosecutors described as honor killings.
  • The Latest: Priest abuse report faults Cardinal Donald Wuerl

    The Latest: Priest abuse report faults Cardinal Donald Wuerl

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 14:01:54 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:20:14 GMT
    Cardinal Donald Wuerl, archbishop of Washington, is defending himself ahead of a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses that he says will be...
    Cardinal Donald Wuerl, archbishop of Washington, is defending himself ahead of a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses that he says will be critical of his actions as Pittsburgh's bishop.
  • ACLU: Federal agencies setting 'trap' to deport immigrants

    ACLU: Federal agencies setting 'trap' to deport immigrants

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:57:35 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:56 PM EDT2018-08-14 22:56:19 GMT
    A civil rights group is arguing that federal immigration officials are violating the rights of immigrants seeking legal status by setting a deportation "trap" at their required interviews.
    A civil rights group is arguing that federal immigration officials are violating the rights of immigrants seeking legal status by setting a deportation "trap" at their required interviews.
  • Secret audio? In Trump world, there's always a tape

    Secret audio? In Trump world, there's always a tape

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:26:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:07:40 GMT
    (Zach Pagano/NBC via AP). This image released by NBC Today shows reality TV personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman during an interview on the "Today" show on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in New York. Manigault Newman was promotin...(Zach Pagano/NBC via AP). This image released by NBC Today shows reality TV personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman during an interview on the "Today" show on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in New York. Manigault Newman was promotin...
    Omarosa's secret tapes not so shocking given that Trump himself, others do it, too.
    Omarosa's secret tapes not so shocking given that Trump himself, others do it, too.
  • Gates testimony dredges up Trump inaugural spending mystery

    Gates testimony dredges up Trump inaugural spending mystery

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:41:38 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-08-14 21:07:32 GMT
    (Dana Verkouteren via AP). This Aug. 7, 2018, courtroom sketch depicts Rick Gates, right, testifying during questioning in the bank fraud and tax evasion trial of Paul Manafort at federal court in Alexandria, Va. U.S. district Judge T.S. Ellis III pres...(Dana Verkouteren via AP). This Aug. 7, 2018, courtroom sketch depicts Rick Gates, right, testifying during questioning in the bank fraud and tax evasion trial of Paul Manafort at federal court in Alexandria, Va. U.S. district Judge T.S. Ellis III pres...
    Paul Manafort's longtime deputy has admitted he embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from his boss _ and that he "possibly" was wrongfully reimbursed by Trump's inaugural committee.
    Paul Manafort's longtime deputy has admitted he embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from his boss _ and that he "possibly" was wrongfully reimbursed by Trump's inaugural committee.
  • The Latest: UK police say properties raided after car crash

    The Latest: UK police say properties raided after car crash

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:01:28 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:27:07 GMT
    (Sam Lister/PA via AP). Police patrol on Millbank, in central London, after a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, in London,  Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Ho...(Sam Lister/PA via AP). Police patrol on Millbank, in central London, after a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, in London, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Ho...
    The Latest: London's Metropolitan Police say no one is in a life-threatening condition following a car crash outside the Houses of Parliament.
    The Latest: London's Metropolitan Police say no one is in a life-threatening condition following a car crash outside the Houses of Parliament.
  • Turkey's Erdogan vows US boycott, but diplomats resume talks

    Turkey's Erdogan vows US boycott, but diplomats resume talks

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:26:29 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:48:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mucahid Yapici). People walk in a market in Istanbul, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Turkey's central bank announced a series of measures on Monday to free up cash for banks as the country grapples with a currency crisis. The Turkish lira has nosediv...(AP Photo/Mucahid Yapici). People walk in a market in Istanbul, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Turkey's central bank announced a series of measures on Monday to free up cash for banks as the country grapples with a currency crisis. The Turkish lira has nosediv...
    The Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors look to a speech by the finance chief later in the day.
    The Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors look to a speech by the finance chief later in the day.
  • Man pleads not guilty to kidnapping in son's torture case

    Man pleads not guilty to kidnapping in son's torture case

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-14 13:37:16 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:43:31 GMT
    A man accused of torturing his 8-year-old son by locking him in a basement, withholding food and making him endure dog bites has pleaded not guilty.
    A man accused of torturing his 8-year-old son by locking him in a basement, withholding food and making him endure dog bites has pleaded not guilty.
  • Bail, conditions set for man charged in fatal shooting

    Bail, conditions set for man charged in fatal shooting

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:15:41 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:40:52 GMT
    White man charged with manslaughter in death of unarmed black man whose shooting revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law facing scheduled first court appearance.
    White man charged with manslaughter in death of unarmed black man whose shooting revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law facing scheduled first court appearance.
  • The Latest: Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

    The Latest: Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:46:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:35:09 GMT
    Turkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.
    Turkey's influential business groups have called on the government to implement tighter monetary policy to help overcome the country's currency crisis.
  • Trump warns Cuomo: Anybody who runs against me 'suffers'

    Trump warns Cuomo: Anybody who runs against me 'suffers'

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:26:18 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:38:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y.
    Trump dares Cuomo to challenge him in 2020, warns the Democratic governor of New York that "anybody that runs against Trump suffers".
    Trump dares Cuomo to challenge him in 2020, warns the Democratic governor of New York that "anybody that runs against Trump suffers".
  • Outdoor fun dwindles as smoky haze hangs over California

    Outdoor fun dwindles as smoky haze hangs over California

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-08-09 06:30:18 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-08-14 17:03:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). The city of Berkeley, Calif., sits in a dull, smoky haze Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. The air quality has hit unhealthy levels in cities miles away as California's largest wildfire ever burns to the north.(AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). The city of Berkeley, Calif., sits in a dull, smoky haze Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. The air quality has hit unhealthy levels in cities miles away as California's largest wildfire ever burns to the north.
    No major wildfires are burning near Sacramento but for two weeks a dull haze and the faint smell of smoke from distant blazes has blanketed California's capital region.
    No major wildfires are burning near Sacramento but for two weeks a dull haze and the faint smell of smoke from distant blazes has blanketed California's capital region.
  • AP Source: Soul icon Aretha Franklin is seriously ill

    AP Source: Soul icon Aretha Franklin is seriously ill

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:45:24 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-08-14 16:50:20 GMT
    Aretha Franklin is seriously ill, according to a person close with the singer.
    Aretha Franklin is seriously ill, according to a person close with the singer.
  • Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

    Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:54:20 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 16:06:55 GMT
    (Richard Russell/YouTube via AP). This undated image posted to Richard Russell's YouTube channel shows Russell, an airline ground agent. Investigators are piecing together how Russell stole an empty commercial airplane, took off from Sea-Tac Internatio...(Richard Russell/YouTube via AP). This undated image posted to Richard Russell's YouTube channel shows Russell, an airline ground agent. Investigators are piecing together how Russell stole an empty commercial airplane, took off from Sea-Tac Internatio...
    After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.
    After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.
  • Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

    Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:35:57 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:55:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump talks with Maj. Gen. Walter Piatt as they watch an air assault exercise at Wheeler-Sack Army Air Field in Fort Drum, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018,(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump talks with Maj. Gen. Walter Piatt as they watch an air assault exercise at Wheeler-Sack Army Air Field in Fort Drum, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018,
    President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after giving a speech that didn't reference the ailing senator once.
    President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after giving a speech that didn't reference the ailing senator once.
  • Australia archbishop gets house detention for abuse cover-up

    Australia archbishop gets house detention for abuse cover-up

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:55 PM EDT2018-08-14 02:55:35 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:20:27 GMT
    (Darren Pateman/AAP Image via AP). Former Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Local Court, in Newcastle, Australia, after a post-sentence decision, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. The most senior Roman Catholic cleric convicted of covering up ch...(Darren Pateman/AAP Image via AP). Former Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Local Court, in Newcastle, Australia, after a post-sentence decision, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. The most senior Roman Catholic cleric convicted of covering up ch...
    The most senior Roman Catholic cleric convicted of covering up child sex abuse has been ordered by an Australian court to serve his 1-year sentence in home detention rather than jail.
    The most senior Roman Catholic cleric convicted of covering up child sex abuse has been ordered by an Australian court to serve his 1-year sentence in home detention rather than jail.
  • Swedish leader voices anger after dozens of cars are burned

    Swedish leader voices anger after dozens of cars are burned

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:01:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:19:39 GMT
    Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven lashes out at those who set fire to dozens of cars in southwest Sweden, asking them 'what the heck are you doing?'.
    Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven lashes out at those who set fire to dozens of cars in southwest Sweden, asking them 'what the heck are you doing?'.
  • Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

    Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones, Infowars

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-08-08 09:27:34 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:01:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages b...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland. Facebook says it has taken down four pages b...
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defend company decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show.
    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defend company decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show.
  • Trump's Harley boycott call roils Wisconsin primary

    Trump's Harley boycott call roils Wisconsin primary

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:52:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-08-14 11:15:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. Eight Democrats are taking on Walker in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, as he seeks a third term, a sign of jus...(AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. Eight Democrats are taking on Walker in the Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, as he seeks a third term, a sign of jus...
    President Donald Trump's call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead the...
    President Donald Trump's call for a boycott of Harley-Davidson motorcycles forced Gov. Scott Walker and other Republicans to either criticize the president or stick with the Milwaukee-based company just ahead the primary.
  • Beyoncé honors ailing Aretha Franklin at Detroit concert

    Beyoncé honors ailing Aretha Franklin at Detroit concert

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:56:19 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 10:51:54 GMT
    (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2017, file photo, Aretha Franklin performs in concert at The Mann Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia. During a performance on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, Beyonce dedicated her pe...(Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2017, file photo, Aretha Franklin performs in concert at The Mann Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia. During a performance on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, Beyonce dedicated her pe...
    Queen Bey dedicated her performance with husband, Jay Z, to the Queen of Soul drawing a thunderous roar from Aretha Franklin's hometown of Detroit.
    Queen Bey dedicated her performance with husband, Jay Z, to the Queen of Soul drawing a thunderous roar from Aretha Franklin's hometown of Detroit.
  • Reality White House: Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges

    Reality White House: Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:04:24 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 6:01 AM EDT2018-08-14 10:01:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, center, is flanked by White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, left, and  then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson as he speaks ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, center, is flanked by White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, left, and then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary-designate Ben Carson as he speaks ...
    President Donald Trump lashed out at Omarosa Manigault Newman Monday over book, recordings.
    President Donald Trump lashed out at Omarosa Manigault Newman Monday over book, recordings.
  • Assaults by Taliban raise questions about US plan for peace

    Assaults by Taliban raise questions about US plan for peace

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:25:38 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:48 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:48:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan.  A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influence barely 75...(AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influence barely 75...
    Taliban's ability to attack is raising questions about US plan for ending war in Afghanistan.
    Taliban's ability to attack is raising questions about US plan for ending war in Afghanistan.
  • Turkey tries to contain crisis but currency keeps falling

    Turkey tries to contain crisis but currency keeps falling

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:05 AM EDT2018-08-13 07:05:01 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-08-14 08:22:45 GMT
    Turkey's Central Bank has announced a series of measures to help banks manage their liquidity, after the country's finance chief said the government had readied an "action plan" to ease market concerns that led to...
    Turkey's Central Bank has announced a series of measures to help banks manage their liquidity, after the country's finance chief said the government had readied an "action plan" to ease market concerns that led to a slump in the value of Turkish currency.
  • Tunisian leader backs equal inheritance rights for women

    Tunisian leader backs equal inheritance rights for women

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:11:40 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:58 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:58:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi). People demonstrate with a banner reading "Quran text before any other text" during a demonstration in Tunis, Saturday Aug 11, 2018. Thousands of Muslim fundamentalists have held an hours-long protest in front of the nation's p...(AP Photo/Hassene Dridi). People demonstrate with a banner reading "Quran text before any other text" during a demonstration in Tunis, Saturday Aug 11, 2018. Thousands of Muslim fundamentalists have held an hours-long protest in front of the nation's p...
    Tunisia's president has promised to submit a bill to parliament that aims to give women equal inheritance rights with men, as debate over the topic of inheritance reverberates around the Muslim world.
    Tunisia's president has promised to submit a bill to parliament that aims to give women equal inheritance rights with men, as debate over the topic of inheritance reverberates around the Muslim world.
  • Gore: Trump not yet as damaging to environment as he feared

    Gore: Trump not yet as damaging to environment as he feared

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-08-14 02:05:35 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:52:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore speaks during an interview in Greensboro, N.C., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. The former vice president joins Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II for an "ecological justice organizing tour" as a part of th...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore speaks during an interview in Greensboro, N.C., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. The former vice president joins Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II for an "ecological justice organizing tour" as a part of th...
    Former Vice President Al Gore says the Trump administration has made some dangerous changes to environmental policy, though so far it's having less of an impact than he initially feared.
    Former Vice President Al Gore says the Trump administration has made some dangerous changes to environmental policy, though so far it's having less of an impact than he initially feared.
  • UK Labour leader under fire over Palestinian wreath-laying

    UK Labour leader under fire over Palestinian wreath-laying

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:27:13 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:42:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, file). FILE - In this Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives to attend a Memorial Service to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the murder of black teenager Stephen Lawr...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, file). FILE - In this Monday, April 23, 2018 file photo, Britain's opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives to attend a Memorial Service to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the murder of black teenager Stephen Lawr...
    British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, facing allegations of enabling anti-Semitism, has acknowledged he was present at a wreath-laying to Palestinians allegedly linked to the murder of 11 Israeli athletes at the...
    British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, facing allegations of enabling anti-Semitism, has acknowledged he was present at a wreath-laying to Palestinians allegedly linked to the murder of 11 Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics.
  • Immigration cases tossed in fallout from high court ruling

    Immigration cases tossed in fallout from high court ruling

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:29:05 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:33:49 GMT
    For years, the country's immigration courts have besieged by ballooning dockets, lengthy backlogs and a lack of resources.
    For years, the country's immigration courts have besieged by ballooning dockets, lengthy backlogs and a lack of resources.
  • Now with power to long rule China, Xi beset by challenges

    Now with power to long rule China, Xi beset by challenges

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-08-13 01:11:12 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:33:23 GMT
    Just months after clearing the way to rule in perpetuity, China's president and ruling Communist Party leader Xi Jinping is beset by a wave of economic, foreign policy and domestic political challenges.
    Just months after clearing the way to rule in perpetuity, China's president and ruling Communist Party leader Xi Jinping is beset by a wave of economic, foreign policy and domestic political challenges.
  • AP Interview: Malaysia's Mahathir aims to scrap China deals

    AP Interview: Malaysia's Mahathir aims to scrap China deals

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:32:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:32 AM EDT2018-08-14 07:32:56 GMT
    Malaysia's prime minister says he will seek to cancel multibillion-dollar Chinese-backed infrastructure projects that were signed by his predecessor as his government works to dig itself out of debt.
    Malaysia's prime minister says he will seek to cancel multibillion-dollar Chinese-backed infrastructure projects that were signed by his predecessor as his government works to dig itself out of debt.
  • Key Afghan city turned into 'ghost town' by deadly battles

    Key Afghan city turned into 'ghost town' by deadly battles

    Monday, August 13 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:55:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:38:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, a wounded woman is brought into a hospital in Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The United States has sent military advisers to aid Afghan forces in Ghazni, where the...(AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, a wounded woman is brought into a hospital in Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The United States has sent military advisers to aid Afghan forces in Ghazni, where the...
    Kabul says battle with the Taliban in city of Ghazni has killed about 100 Afghan forces, 20 civilians.
    Kabul says battle with the Taliban in city of Ghazni has killed about 100 Afghan forces, 20 civilians.
  • Prosecution rests in Manafort tax evasion and fraud trial

    Prosecution rests in Manafort tax evasion and fraud trial

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:00:44 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:53 AM EDT2018-08-14 05:53:03 GMT
    A bank executive says he found several red flags with Paul Manafort's finances while the former Trump campaign chairman was being considered for $16.5 million in bank loans.
    A bank executive says he found several red flags with Paul Manafort's finances while the former Trump campaign chairman was being considered for $16.5 million in bank loans.
  • Glacier latest US park to be scorched by Western wildfires

    Glacier latest US park to be scorched by Western wildfires

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:10 PM EDT2018-08-14 02:10:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-08-14 05:52:28 GMT
    (AP/Daily Inter Lake, Brenda Ahearn). From left, Yaqmur Abay from Turkey and Anne Ruiz from Spain, two summer employees in Glacier National Park, sit on the edge of the Apgar dock with the feet in the water of Lake McDonald on Monday morning, Aug. 13, ...(AP/Daily Inter Lake, Brenda Ahearn). From left, Yaqmur Abay from Turkey and Anne Ruiz from Spain, two summer employees in Glacier National Park, sit on the edge of the Apgar dock with the feet in the water of Lake McDonald on Monday morning, Aug. 13, ...
    A wildfire destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Montana's Glacier National Park, as officials in California prepared to reopen Yosemite National Park following a two-week...
    A wildfire destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Montana's Glacier National Park, as officials in California prepared to reopen Yosemite National Park following a two-week closure.
  • Rival Korea leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

    Rival Korea leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-08-13 01:36:25 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-08-14 05:23:41 GMT
    The rival Koreas have begun high-level talks to set the date and the venue for a third summit between their leaders.
    The rival Koreas have begun high-level talks to set the date and the venue for a third summit between their leaders.
  • FBI fires Peter Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

    FBI fires Peter Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:47:00 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:57:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FILE - In this July 12, 2018 file photo, FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok is seated to testify before the the House Committees on the Judiciary and Oversight and Government Reform during a hearing on "Oversight of FBI a...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FILE - In this July 12, 2018 file photo, FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok is seated to testify before the the House Committees on the Judiciary and Oversight and Government Reform during a hearing on "Oversight of FBI a...
    The FBI has fired a longtime agent who once worked on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation after he sent text messages criticizing President Donald Trump to a colleague.
    The FBI has fired a longtime agent who once worked on special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation after he sent text messages criticizing President Donald Trump to a colleague.
  • Heavy rains prompt rescues, confusion in Pennsylvania

    Heavy rains prompt rescues, confusion in Pennsylvania

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:24:09 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:51:37 GMT
    Portions of eastern and central Pennsylvania are again dealing with heavy rains and high waters that have shut down highways, flooded homes and prompted rescues.
    Portions of eastern and central Pennsylvania are again dealing with heavy rains and high waters that have shut down highways, flooded homes and prompted rescues.
  • Trump warns Cuomo: Anybody who runs against me 'suffers'

    Trump warns Cuomo: Anybody who runs against me 'suffers'

    Monday, August 13 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:48:42 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:38:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y..(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y..
    President Donald Trump is claiming that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called and told him that he wouldn't challenge him for the presidency.
    President Donald Trump is claiming that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called and told him that he wouldn't challenge him for the presidency.
  • State probe finds immigrant teens not currently being abused

    State probe finds immigrant teens not currently being abused

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:52 PM EDT2018-08-13 16:52:45 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:29:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Zachary Wajsgras). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center is shown in Staunton, Va.  Virginia investigators say they’ve found no evidence of abuse at a detention facility after immigrant teens described...(AP Photo/Zachary Wajsgras). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center is shown in Staunton, Va. Virginia investigators say they’ve found no evidence of abuse at a detention facility after immigrant teens described...
    APNewsBreak: Virginia investigators find no evidence of abuse at a detention facility after immigrant teens described being strapped to chairs with mesh bags with their heads covered.
    APNewsBreak: Virginia investigators find no evidence of abuse at a detention facility after immigrant teens described being strapped to chairs with mesh bags with their heads covered.
  • Taliban offensive exposes fragile US hopes for Afghan peace

    Taliban offensive exposes fragile US hopes for Afghan peace

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:43:50 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:28:37 GMT
    A year after the Trump administration introduced its strategy for Afghanistan, the Taliban are asserting themselves on the battlefield even as U.S. officials talk up hopes for peace.
    A year after the Trump administration introduced its strategy for Afghanistan, the Taliban are asserting themselves on the battlefield even as U.S. officials talk up hopes for peace.
  • Florida shooting: Man arrested in 'stand your ground' case

    Florida shooting: Man arrested in 'stand your ground' case

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-08-13 16:33:08 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:16:42 GMT
    Florida prosecutors have charged a white man in the death of an unarmed black man whose videotaped shooting in a store parking lot has revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law.
    Florida prosecutors have charged a white man in the death of an unarmed black man whose videotaped shooting in a store parking lot has revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law.
  • Under new law, military kids get sex assault protections

    Under new law, military kids get sex assault protections

    Monday, August 13 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:17:30 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:09:40 GMT
    The Defense Department must improve how it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at U.S. military bases across the world as part of a sweeping new law President Donald Trump signed Monday.
    The Defense Department must improve how it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at U.S. military bases across the world as part of a sweeping new law President Donald Trump signed Monday.
  • California man struggles to cope with loss of family in fire

    California man struggles to cope with loss of family in fire

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:25 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:25:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:51:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Ed Bledsoe tries to hold back tears as he searches through what remains of his home, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Redding, Calif. Bledsoe's wife, Melody, great-grandson James Roberts and great-granddaughter Emily Roberts were kille...(AP Photo/John Locher). Ed Bledsoe tries to hold back tears as he searches through what remains of his home, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Redding, Calif. Bledsoe's wife, Melody, great-grandson James Roberts and great-granddaughter Emily Roberts were kille...
    A grief-stricken great-grandfather is collecting keepsakes from the charred remains of the California home where his family died in a wildfire.
    A grief-stricken great-grandfather is collecting keepsakes from the charred remains of the California home where his family died in a wildfire.
  • Fox News to White House: Bill Shine is Trump's new image man

    Fox News to White House: Bill Shine is Trump's new image man

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:27:45 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:11:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2017, file photo, then-Fox News co-president Bill Shine, leaves a New York restaurant. For years Shine carried out Roger Ailes’ orders, earning himself the nicknamed “the Butler” at Fox. Now, Shi...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2017, file photo, then-Fox News co-president Bill Shine, leaves a New York restaurant. For years Shine carried out Roger Ailes’ orders, earning himself the nicknamed “the Butler” at Fox. Now, Shi...
    Shifting from Fox News to the White House, Bill Shine takes on task of protecting Trump's image.
    Shifting from Fox News to the White House, Bill Shine takes on task of protecting Trump's image.
  • China to UN panel: No arbitrary detention in Uighur region

    China to UN panel: No arbitrary detention in Uighur region

    Monday, August 13 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:20:20 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:07:16 GMT
    China is insisting that there is no "arbitrary detention" and there are no "re-education centers" in the Xinjiang region after a U.N. human rights committee raised concern over reported mass detentions of ethnic...
    China is insisting that there is no "arbitrary detention" and there are no "re-education centers" in the Xinjiang region after a U.N. human rights committee raised concern over reported mass detentions of ethnic Uighurs.
  • Appeals court tells EPA to stop sales of harmful pesticide

    Appeals court tells EPA to stop sales of harmful pesticide

    Friday, August 10 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-08-10 04:20:49 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:06:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. A federal appeals court has ruled ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this May 16, 2018 file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. A federal appeals court has ruled ...
    The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to stop sales of a widely used pesticide within two months.
    The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to stop sales of a widely used pesticide within two months.
  • Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges; reality TV rerun?

    Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges; reality TV rerun?

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:27:55 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:05:18 GMT
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is drawing fire from President Donald Trump's allies and national security experts for admitting that she secretly recorded her firing by chief of staff John...
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman is drawing fire from President Donald Trump's allies and national security experts for admitting that she secretly recorded her firing by chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room.
  • Democrats look to longshot territory for midterm gains

    Democrats look to longshot territory for midterm gains

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:02:28 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-08-13 23:30:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). Hamilton County Clerk of Courts Aftab Pureval speaks at a fundraising event for his 1st House District campaign challenge to veteran Republican Rep. Steve Chabot at a supporters home, Friday, June 15, 2018, in Maineville, Ohi...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). Hamilton County Clerk of Courts Aftab Pureval speaks at a fundraising event for his 1st House District campaign challenge to veteran Republican Rep. Steve Chabot at a supporters home, Friday, June 15, 2018, in Maineville, Ohi...
    Democrats look to longshot territory for midterm gains.
    Democrats look to longshot territory for midterm gains.
  • Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

    Advocates condemn psych techniques used to keep kids online

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-08-08 04:36:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:40:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 file photo, youths look at computer screens at an Internet cafe in Jakarta, Indonesia. The tech industry's use of persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens is...(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 file photo, youths look at computer screens at an Internet cafe in Jakarta, Indonesia. The tech industry's use of persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens is...
    Children's advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry's practice of using persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens.
    Children's advocates want the American Psychological Association to condemn the tech industry's practice of using persuasive psychological techniques to keep kids glued to their screens.
  • Charlottesville anniversary: Peaceful protests, few arrests

    Charlottesville anniversary: Peaceful protests, few arrests

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:27:33 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:16:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Demonstrators march near the White House on the one year anniversary of the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Demonstrators march near the White House on the one year anniversary of the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in Washington.
    Events to mark the anniversary of the deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, were largely peaceful, with police making just a handful of arrests.
    Events to mark the anniversary of the deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, were largely peaceful, with police making just a handful of arrests.
  • WWII remains come home, brothers get to pay last respects

    WWII remains come home, brothers get to pay last respects

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:47:12 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:43:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this July 31, 2018 photo, Dominic Ragucci poses for a portrait in Philadelphia with a photo of his brother, Emil, who was killed in action during World War II. Nearly 70 years after Emil's death in the South Pacific Battle of...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). In this July 31, 2018 photo, Dominic Ragucci poses for a portrait in Philadelphia with a photo of his brother, Emil, who was killed in action during World War II. Nearly 70 years after Emil's death in the South Pacific Battle of...
    Dominic Ragucci had thought for nearly 70 years that the remains of his older brother, Emil, were swept out to sea during a World War II battle on a Pacific atoll. On Monday, he plans to stand on the tarmac in...
    Dominic Ragucci had thought for nearly 70 years that the remains of his older brother, Emil, were swept out to sea during a World War II battle on a Pacific atoll. On Monday, he plans to stand on the tarmac in Philadelphia and greet Emil's remains.
  • GOP congressman from New York charged with insider trading

    GOP congressman from New York charged with insider trading

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-08-08 14:04:54 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:29:23 GMT
    Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York has been indicted on securities fraud charges.
    Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York has been indicted on securities fraud charges.
  • Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

    Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancer

    Friday, August 10 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-08-10 22:45:47 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-08-13 20:23:44 GMT
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.
    A San Francisco jury has awarded $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who claimed Monsanto's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his terminal cancer.
  • Koepka holds off Woods to win PGA Championship

    Koepka holds off Woods to win PGA Championship

    Sunday, August 12 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-08-12 23:19:22 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-08-13 20:13:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Brooks Koepka waves to the crowd after making his birdie putt on the 15th green during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in St. Louis.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Brooks Koepka waves to the crowd after making his birdie putt on the 15th green during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in St. Louis.
    Brooks Koepka captures 3rd major in last 6 tries by holding off Tiger Woods to win the PGA Championship.
    Brooks Koepka captures 3rd major in last 6 tries by holding off Tiger Woods to win the PGA Championship.
  • Vigil, marches mark anniversary of deadly far-right protest

    Vigil, marches mark anniversary of deadly far-right protest

    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:05 AM EDT2018-08-12 07:05:40 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:54:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). Demonstrators march on the campus of the University of Virginia in anticipation of the anniversary of last year's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Steve Helber). Demonstrators march on the campus of the University of Virginia in anticipation of the anniversary of last year's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018.
    A day after tensions between police and activists nearly boiled over on the University of Virginia's campus, the city of Charlottesville plans to mark Sunday's anniversary of a deadly gathering of white...
    A day after tensions between police and activists nearly boiled over on the University of Virginia's campus, the city of Charlottesville plans to mark Sunday's anniversary of a deadly gathering of white supremacists with a rally against racial hatred.
  • Friendly tone belied desperate acts of Seattle plane thief

    Friendly tone belied desperate acts of Seattle plane thief

    Sunday, August 12 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-08-12 05:15:40 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:59:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Alaska Airlines planes sit on the tarmac at Sea-Tac International Airport Friday evening, Aug. 10, 2018, in SeaTac, Wash. An airline mechanic stole an Alaska Airlines plane without any passengers and took off from Sea-Tac In...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). Alaska Airlines planes sit on the tarmac at Sea-Tac International Airport Friday evening, Aug. 10, 2018, in SeaTac, Wash. An airline mechanic stole an Alaska Airlines plane without any passengers and took off from Sea-Tac In...
    Aviation expert say one of the biggest potential perils for commercial air travel is airline or airport employees causing mayhem.
    Aviation expert say one of the biggest potential perils for commercial air travel is airline or airport employees causing mayhem.
  • Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

    Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-08-12 13:53:30 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:27:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The Whit...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The Whit...
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly taped her firing by White House chief of staff John Kelly in the Situation Room.
    Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly taped her firing by White House chief of staff John Kelly in the Situation Room.
  • Ellison denies abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend

    Ellison denies abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend

    Sunday, August 12 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-08-12 20:18:55 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 2:27 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:27:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2016, file photo, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., listens during a forum on the future of the Democratic Party, in Denver. On Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, Ellison denied an allegation from an ex-gir...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2016, file photo, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., listens during a forum on the future of the Democratic Party, in Denver. On Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, Ellison denied an allegation from an ex-gir...
    An ex-girlfriend of Rep. Keith Ellison says the Minnesota Democrat emotionally and physically abused her, allegations that Ellison denies.
    An ex-girlfriend of Rep. Keith Ellison says the Minnesota Democrat emotionally and physically abused her, allegations that Ellison denies.
  • His name is Idris Elba, but will he be first black Bond?

    His name is Idris Elba, but will he be first black Bond?

    Sunday, August 12 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-08-12 14:03:17 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:54:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, April 14, 2015, actor Idris Elba poses for photographers during the MIPTV, International Television Programme Market, in Cannes, southern France.  British actor Idris Elba has stoked speculation...(AP Photo/FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, April 14, 2015, actor Idris Elba poses for photographers during the MIPTV, International Television Programme Market, in Cannes, southern France. British actor Idris Elba has stoked speculation...
    British actor Idris Elba is stoking speculation he may take over the role of James Bond when Daniel Craig steps aside, offering an enigmatic Twitter post that fueled the buzz about him becoming the first black Bond.
    British actor Idris Elba is stoking speculation he may take over the role of James Bond when Daniel Craig steps aside, offering an enigmatic Twitter post that fueled the buzz about him becoming the first black Bond.
  • From Ailes to Trump: Meet Bill Shine, Trump's new image man

    From Ailes to Trump: Meet Bill Shine, Trump's new image man

    Sunday, August 12 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-08-12 23:24:21 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:54:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2017, file photo, then-Fox News co-president Bill Shine, leaves a New York restaurant. For years Shine carried out Roger Ailes’ orders, earning himself the nicknamed “the Butler” at Fox. Now, Shi...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this April 24, 2017, file photo, then-Fox News co-president Bill Shine, leaves a New York restaurant. For years Shine carried out Roger Ailes’ orders, earning himself the nicknamed “the Butler” at Fox. Now, Shi...
    From Ailes to Trump: Meet Bill Shine, Trump's new image man.
    From Ailes to Trump: Meet Bill Shine, Trump's new image man.
  • Doctors nudged by overdose letter prescribe fewer opioids

    Doctors nudged by overdose letter prescribe fewer opioids

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:11:50 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:07:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 file photo shows an arrangement of pills of the opioid oxycodone-acetaminophen in New York. In an innovative experiment, doctors prescribed fewer opioids after learning of their patient's ove...(AP Photo/Patrick Sison). FILE - This Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 file photo shows an arrangement of pills of the opioid oxycodone-acetaminophen in New York. In an innovative experiment, doctors prescribed fewer opioids after learning of their patient's ove...
    In a novel experiment, doctors started prescribing fewer opioids after getting a letter from the medical examiner telling them of their patient's fatal overdose.
    In a novel experiment, doctors started prescribing fewer opioids after getting a letter from the medical examiner telling them of their patient's fatal overdose.
  • The Latest: Rival Koreas to meet in Pyongyang; date not set

    The Latest: Rival Koreas to meet in Pyongyang; date not set

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-13 06:20:08 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:42:22 GMT
    (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP). South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, left, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Ri Son Gwon during their meeting at the northern side of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, North Korea, Aug. 13, 2018...(Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP). South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, left, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Ri Son Gwon during their meeting at the northern side of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, North Korea, Aug. 13, 2018...
    The rival Koreas have agreed to hold a third summit between their leaders in Pyongyang sometime before the end of September.
    The rival Koreas have agreed to hold a third summit between their leaders in Pyongyang sometime before the end of September.
  • Cooler weather helps crews fight Southern California fire

    Cooler weather helps crews fight Southern California fire

    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-08-12 19:43:56 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:54:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Burke). Homes destroyed by a wildfire are seen from an aerial view in the Keswick neighborhood of Redding, Calif., Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Fire crews have made progress against the biggest blaze in California history but officials say ...(AP Photo/Michael Burke). Homes destroyed by a wildfire are seen from an aerial view in the Keswick neighborhood of Redding, Calif., Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Fire crews have made progress against the biggest blaze in California history but officials say ...
    Aided by slightly cooler temperatures, firefighters are continuing to make progress as they work to subdue a wildfire that has burned across more than 35 square miles (91 kilometers) of Southern California's...
    Aided by slightly cooler temperatures, firefighters are continuing to make progress as they work to subdue a wildfire that has burned across more than 35 square miles (91 kilometers) of Southern California's Cleveland National Forest.
  • V.S. Naipaul, Nobel Prize-winning author, dies at 85

    V.S. Naipaul, Nobel Prize-winning author, dies at 85

    Sunday, August 12 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-08-12 04:05:28 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:41:21 GMT
    (Chris Ison/PA via AP). FILE - This 2001 file photo shows British author V.S. Naipaul in Salisbury, England. The Trinidad-born Nobel laureate whose celebrated writing and brittle, provocative personality drew admiration and revulsion in equal measures,...(Chris Ison/PA via AP). FILE - This 2001 file photo shows British author V.S. Naipaul in Salisbury, England. The Trinidad-born Nobel laureate whose celebrated writing and brittle, provocative personality drew admiration and revulsion in equal measures,...
    V.S. Naipaul, the Trinidad-born Nobel laureate whose precise and lyrical writing and brittle, misanthropic personality made him one of the world's most admired and contentious writers, has died.
    V.S. Naipaul, the Trinidad-born Nobel laureate whose precise and lyrical writing and brittle, misanthropic personality made him one of the world's most admired and contentious writers, has died.
  • Fox's Laura Ingraham: I wasn't talking about race

    Fox's Laura Ingraham: I wasn't talking about race

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:57:40 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 9:26 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:26:23 GMT
    Fox News Channel host Laura Ingraham is trying to tamp down a furor over her remark that 'demographic changes' that most Americans don't like have been forced on the country by immigration.
    Fox News Channel host Laura Ingraham is trying to tamp down a furor over her remark that 'demographic changes' that most Americans don't like have been forced on the country by immigration.
  • Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Tesla CEO's buyout bid raises eyebrows, legal concerns

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:34:48 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:48:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Customers check out the Tesla X, at the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the electric car and s...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Customers check out the Tesla X, at the Tesla showroom in Santa Monica, Calif., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Board members at Tesla are evaluating CEO and Chairman Elon Musk's $72 billion proposal to take the electric car and s...
    Tesla CEO's attempt to escape Wall Street's pressure with buyout of electric car maker could bring new headaches.
    Tesla CEO's attempt to escape Wall Street's pressure with buyout of electric car maker could bring new headaches.
  • The Latest: Scores killed fighting Taliban in Afghan city

    The Latest: Scores killed fighting Taliban in Afghan city

    Monday, August 13 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:25:19 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 8:16 AM EDT2018-08-13 12:16:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan Security personnel petrol in the city of Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The United States has sent military advisers to aid Afghan forces in Ghazni, where t...(AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar). In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan Security personnel petrol in the city of Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. The United States has sent military advisers to aid Afghan forces in Ghazni, where t...
    The Latest: Afghan minister: Battle with Taliban in Ghazni killed about 100 members of security forces, 20 civilians.
    The Latest: Afghan minister: Battle with Taliban in Ghazni killed about 100 members of security forces, 20 civilians.
  • US advising Afghan forces in battle for eastern city

    US advising Afghan forces in battle for eastern city

    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-08-12 12:53:15 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 7:32 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:32:56 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE -  In this June 16, 2018 file photo, Taliban fighters ride their motorbikes inside Ghazni city, capital of Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. An Afghan official said Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, that security forces are battl...(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this June 16, 2018 file photo, Taliban fighters ride their motorbikes inside Ghazni city, capital of Ghazni province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan. An Afghan official said Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, that security forces are battl...
    Afghan official: Security forces are battling the Taliban for the third straight day in the city of Ghazni.
    Afghan official: Security forces are battling the Taliban for the third straight day in the city of Ghazni.
  • The Latest: 1 arrest made in DC in Charlottesville protests

    The Latest: 1 arrest made in DC in Charlottesville protests

    Sunday, August 12 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-08-13 02:27:41 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-08-13 11:21:20 GMT
    The police chief in Washington, D.C., says one person was arrested after a chaotic day of protests and counterprotests centered around a white nationalist rally in front of the White House.
    The police chief in Washington, D.C., says one person was arrested after a chaotic day of protests and counterprotests centered around a white nationalist rally in front of the White House.
  • Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war

    Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war

    Saturday, August 11 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-08-11 14:54:14 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-08-13 10:30:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, an aerial view shows the devastation of the Coffey Park neighborhood after a wildfire swept through in Santa Rosa, Calif.  President Donald Trump’s tariffs on imported cons...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, an aerial view shows the devastation of the Coffey Park neighborhood after a wildfire swept through in Santa Rosa, Calif. President Donald Trump’s tariffs on imported cons...
    President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported construction materials are making it more expensive to rebuild homes lost to wildfires and other natural disasters.
    President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported construction materials are making it more expensive to rebuild homes lost to wildfires and other natural disasters.
  • Steve Bannon weighs in on UK burqa debate, Boris Johnson

    Steve Bannon weighs in on UK burqa debate, Boris Johnson

    Sunday, August 12 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-08-12 10:36:33 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-08-13 10:17:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Thursday, June 21, 2018, Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson talks during a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Warsaw, Poland. The chairman of Britain's governing Con...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, FILE). FILE - In this file photo dated Thursday, June 21, 2018, Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson talks during a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Warsaw, Poland. The chairman of Britain's governing Con...
    Republican strategist Steve Bannon has weighed into Britain's burqa debate, defending former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's comments that women who wear face-covering veils look like "letter boxes" and "bank...
    Republican strategist Steve Bannon has weighed into Britain's burqa debate, defending former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's comments that women who wear face-covering veils look like "letter boxes" and "bank robbers.".
  • Malians vote in presidential runoff amid attacks, threats

    Malians vote in presidential runoff amid attacks, threats

    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:05 AM EDT2018-08-12 09:05:58 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-08-13 08:46:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Baba Ahmed, File). FILE- In this Monday July 16, 2018, file photo a supporter of Soumaila Cisse, Opposition Presidential candidate with Union for the Republic and Democracy party hold a poster that reads '' Together lets restore hope'', durin...(AP Photo/Baba Ahmed, File). FILE- In this Monday July 16, 2018, file photo a supporter of Soumaila Cisse, Opposition Presidential candidate with Union for the Republic and Democracy party hold a poster that reads '' Together lets restore hope'', durin...
    Malians are voting in a second round presidential election between incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and opposition leader Soumaila Cisse.
    Malians are voting in a second round presidential election between incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and opposition leader Soumaila Cisse.
  • Helping nature: Inducing labor avoids cesarean for some moms

    Helping nature: Inducing labor avoids cesarean for some moms

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:08:20 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:38:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). In this Aug. 7, 2018 photo, a doctor performs an ultrasound scan on a pregnant woman at a hospital in Chicago. According to a study released on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, first-time mothers at low risk of complications were le...(AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). In this Aug. 7, 2018 photo, a doctor performs an ultrasound scan on a pregnant woman at a hospital in Chicago. According to a study released on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, first-time mothers at low risk of complications were le...
    A large study of first-time moms finds inducing labor rather than waiting avoids cesarean delivery for some.
    A large study of first-time moms finds inducing labor rather than waiting avoids cesarean delivery for some.
  • Crews battle growing wildfire near homes in California

    Crews battle growing wildfire near homes in California

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-10 06:11:02 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:34:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). A firefighter keeps watch on the Holy Fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest in Lake Elsinore, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu). A firefighter keeps watch on the Holy Fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest in Lake Elsinore, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
    Firefighters are working to curb a wildfire threatening thousands of homes in the foothills south of Los Angeles before gusty winds can return to drive its explosive growth.
    Firefighters are working to curb a wildfire threatening thousands of homes in the foothills south of Los Angeles before gusty winds can return to drive its explosive growth.
  • Orca back to feeding, frolicking after carrying dead calf

    Orca back to feeding, frolicking after carrying dead calf

    Sunday, August 12 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-12 17:54:14 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:32:55 GMT
    Researchers say an endangered killer whale that drew international attention as she carried her dead calf on her head for more than two weeks is finally back to feeding and frolicking with her pod.
    Researchers say an endangered killer whale that drew international attention as she carried her dead calf on her head for more than two weeks is finally back to feeding and frolicking with her pod.
  • Rain pouring, Trump rages on Twitter and hangs with bikers

    Rain pouring, Trump rages on Twitter and hangs with bikers

    Saturday, August 11 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-08-11 22:04:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:29:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump stands in the rain with members of Bikers for Trump and supporters after saying the Pledge of Allegiance, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at the clubhouse of Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump stands in the rain with members of Bikers for Trump and supporters after saying the Pledge of Allegiance, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at the clubhouse of Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    Trump rages on Twitter as rain dumped on his New Jersey golf club ahead of a "Bikers for Trump" gathering.
    Trump rages on Twitter as rain dumped on his New Jersey golf club ahead of a "Bikers for Trump" gathering.
  • Against all odds: Democrats pour money into longshot races

    Against all odds: Democrats pour money into longshot races

    Sunday, August 12 2018 10:53 AM EDT2018-08-12 14:53:53 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:03:54 GMT
    Donors pouring money into the November midterm elections are putting cash into races in places they never have before to help Democrats.
    Donors pouring money into the November midterm elections are putting cash into races in places they never have before to help Democrats.
  • 4 Jordanian troops, 3 suspected militants dead in clash

    4 Jordanian troops, 3 suspected militants dead in clash

    Sunday, August 12 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-08-12 05:16:12 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:47:46 GMT
    Jordanian official: 5 suspected militants in custody after clashes that killed 3 members of the security forces.
    Jordanian official: 5 suspected militants in custody after clashes that killed 3 members of the security forces.
  • Ige wins Hawaii Democratic governor primary

    Ige wins Hawaii Democratic governor primary

    Saturday, August 11 2018 2:16 AM EDT2018-08-11 06:16:34 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:44:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2018, file photo, former U.S. Rep. Ed Case greets evening commuters while campaigning for the U.S. congressional seat representing urban Honolulu, in Honolulu. Hawaii voters head to the polls this...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2018, file photo, former U.S. Rep. Ed Case greets evening commuters while campaigning for the U.S. congressional seat representing urban Honolulu, in Honolulu. Hawaii voters head to the polls this...
    Hawaii voters head to the polls this weekend for a primary election that will most likely settle the outcome of this year's major races.
    Hawaii voters head to the polls this weekend for a primary election that will most likely settle the outcome of this year's major races.
  • The Latest: White House blasts Omarosa for recording talks

    The Latest: White House blasts Omarosa for recording talks

    Sunday, August 12 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-08-12 22:44:50 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:35:39 GMT
    The White House is blasting former staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman for secretly recording a conversation with chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room.
    The White House is blasting former staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman for secretly recording a conversation with chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room.
  • Pence outlines US Space Force plan for 'next battlefield'

    Pence outlines US Space Force plan for 'next battlefield'

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-08-09 15:53:38 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:29:54 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence says the time has come to establish a new United States Space Force to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened completion and threats from China and Russia.
    Vice President Mike Pence says the time has come to establish a new United States Space Force to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened completion and threats from China and Russia.
  • The Latest: Anti-fascists confront police in Washington

    The Latest: Anti-fascists confront police in Washington

    Sunday, August 12 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-08-12 22:44:35 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-08-13 00:52:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). White nationalist Jason Kessler talks during a rally near the White House on the one year anniversary of the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). White nationalist Jason Kessler talks during a rally near the White House on the one year anniversary of the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, in Washington.
    Small group of white nationalists who marched on Washington, rallied near the White House have left area.
    Small group of white nationalists who marched on Washington, rallied near the White House have left area.
  • Blast in northern Syria kills at least 36; cause unclear

    Blast in northern Syria kills at least 36; cause unclear

    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:37 AM EDT2018-08-12 09:37:07 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:26 PM EDT2018-08-13 00:26:35 GMT
    Syrian activists say explosion in village near Turkish border kills at least 18, collapses building.
    Syrian activists say explosion in village near Turkish border kills at least 18, collapses building.
  • Aid group: Ships not willing to save Mediterranean migrants

    Aid group: Ships not willing to save Mediterranean migrants

    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:56 AM EDT2018-08-12 09:56:20 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-08-12 23:15:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Javier Fergo). The Open Arms Search and Rescue vessel arrives in Algeciras, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. A rescue boat operated by Spanish aid group Proactiva Open Arms carrying 87 African migrants and refugees saved in the Mediterranean Se...(AP Photo/Javier Fergo). The Open Arms Search and Rescue vessel arrives in Algeciras, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. A rescue boat operated by Spanish aid group Proactiva Open Arms carrying 87 African migrants and refugees saved in the Mediterranean Se...
    A European aid group says migrants have told rescuers that ships passed them by in the Mediterranean without offering help.
    A European aid group says migrants have told rescuers that ships passed them by in the Mediterranean without offering help.
  • The Latest: White nationalists rally near White House

    The Latest: White nationalists rally near White House

    Sunday, August 12 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-08-12 17:53:33 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-08-12 22:11:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). Demonstrators against racism march along city streets as they mark the anniversary of last year's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Va., Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Steve Helber). Demonstrators against racism march along city streets as they mark the anniversary of last year's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Va., Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018.
    A park across the street from the White House is already filling up with people who oppose a white nationalist demonstration that is scheduled to take place later Sunday.
    A park across the street from the White House is already filling up with people who oppose a white nationalist demonstration that is scheduled to take place later Sunday.
  • Find an eagle feather? US law says don't take it. Cuomo did

    Find an eagle feather? US law says don't take it. Cuomo did

    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:58:23 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-08-12 20:41:28 GMT
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently told a story about grabbing a feather shed by an eagle after it swooped past his family's canoe during an outing on an Adirondack lake.
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently told a story about grabbing a feather shed by an eagle after it swooped past his family's canoe during an outing on an Adirondack lake.
  • Cousins perfect in Minnesota debut, Vikings beat Broncos

    Cousins perfect in Minnesota debut, Vikings beat Broncos

    Sunday, August 12 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-12 04:30:30 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-08-12 20:09:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Reis). Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins looks to throw a pass against the Denver Broncos during the first half in an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in Denver.(AP Photo/Mark Reis). Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins looks to throw a pass against the Denver Broncos during the first half in an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in Denver.
    Kirk Cousins was perfect in his first game for Minnesota, completing all four of his passes, including a 1-yard touchdown strike to Stefon Diggs in the Vikings' 42-28 exhibition victory over the Denver Broncos.
    Kirk Cousins was perfect in his first game for Minnesota, completing all four of his passes, including a 1-yard touchdown strike to Stefon Diggs in the Vikings' 42-28 exhibition victory over the Denver Broncos.
  • Maryland puts Durkin on leave amid football investigation

    Maryland puts Durkin on leave amid football investigation

    Saturday, August 11 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-08-11 16:14:15 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-08-12 18:00:19 GMT
    Person briefed on matter to AP: Maryland places strength coach on leave while it investigates accusations.
    Person briefed on matter to AP: Maryland places strength coach on leave while it investigates accusations.
  • Officials: Man who stole plane, died in crash not a pilot

    Officials: Man who stole plane, died in crash not a pilot

    Saturday, August 11 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-08-11 04:59:27 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-08-12 16:36:02 GMT
    Alaska Airlines says there was an "unauthorized take-off" of an airplane and witnesses reported a jet being chased by military planes near Sea-Tac International Airport.
    Alaska Airlines says there was an "unauthorized take-off" of an airplane and witnesses reported a jet being chased by military planes near Sea-Tac International Airport.
  • Turkey's president: US waging "economic war" against Turkey

    Turkey's president: US waging "economic war" against Turkey

    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-08-11 17:54:50 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:58:47 GMT
    (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters in his Black Sea hometown, Rize, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018.(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool). Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters in his Black Sea hometown, Rize, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018.
    Turkey's president is blaming the country's economic downturn on the United States and other nations that he claims are waging "war" against his country.
    Turkey's president is blaming the country's economic downturn on the United States and other nations that he claims are waging "war" against his country.
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