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  • Annan leaves legacy of fighting for equality and rights

    Annan leaves legacy of fighting for equality and rights

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:01:09 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:18:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Esther Htusan). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2016 file photo, former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan, second left, listens to a Rohingya religious and community leader in the Internally Displaced People's camps during a visit by the R...(AP Photo/Esther Htusan). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2016 file photo, former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan, second left, listens to a Rohingya religious and community leader in the Internally Displaced People's camps during a visit by the R...
    Kofi Annan left the United Nations more committed to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights _ and until his death was speaking out about the turbulent world he saw moving from nations...
    Kofi Annan left the United Nations more committed to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights _ and until his death was speaking out about the turbulent world he saw moving from nations working together to growing nationalism.
  • The Latest: The new alternative facts: 'Truth isn't truth'

    The Latest: The new alternative facts: 'Truth isn't truth'

    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-08-19 16:01:59 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:18:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    Move over, alternative facts. Now, truth isn't truth.
    Move over, alternative facts. Now, truth isn't truth.
  • Trump says his White House counsel not a 'RAT' like Nixon's

    Trump says his White House counsel not a 'RAT' like Nixon's

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:47:14 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:18:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    President Donald Trump is insisting that White House lawyer Don McGahn isn't "a John Dean type 'RAT.'".
    President Donald Trump is insisting that White House lawyer Don McGahn isn't "a John Dean type 'RAT.'".
  • Women win primaries in record numbers, look to November

    Women win primaries in record numbers, look to November

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:32 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:32:18 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:18:37 GMT
    More women than ever before have won their primaries for governor, U.S. Senate and House this year _ setting a U.S. record and battles in November that could significantly increase the number of women in elected...
    More women than ever before have won their primaries for governor, U.S. Senate and House this year _ setting a U.S. record and battles in November that could significantly increase the number of women in elected office and change the debate on key issues.
  • Brennan considers legal action to stop clearance revocations

    Brennan considers legal action to stop clearance revocations

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:21:56 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:18:25 GMT
    Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances.
    Former CIA Director John Brennan says he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances.
  • Another trial looms for ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort

    Another trial looms for ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort

    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-08-18 12:15:42 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:18:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington. As jurors weigh Manafort’s fate in a sprawli...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington. As jurors weigh Manafort’s fate in a sprawli...
    As jurors in Virginia weigh Paul Manafort's fate in a sprawling financial fraud case, the former Trump campaign chairman still has another, separate trial looming in the nation's capital.
    As jurors in Virginia weigh Paul Manafort's fate in a sprawling financial fraud case, the former Trump campaign chairman still has another, separate trial looming in the nation's capital.
  • US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:26:44 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:18:15 GMT
    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.
    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.
  • Trump military parade plans unravel over costs

    Trump military parade plans unravel over costs

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:45:19 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:18:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump salutes on his arrival on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump salutes on his arrival on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
    The cancellation of President Donald Trump's Veterans Day parade came swiftly when senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public.
    The cancellation of President Donald Trump's Veterans Day parade came swiftly when senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public.
  • Afghan president calls for Eid cease-fire, Taliban to reply

    Afghan president calls for Eid cease-fire, Taliban to reply

    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:56 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:56:57 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:17:56 GMT
    Afghan president Ashraf Ghani has announced a conditional cease-fire with Taliban insurgents for the duration of the Eid al-Adha holiday.
    Afghan president Ashraf Ghani has announced a conditional cease-fire with Taliban insurgents for the duration of the Eid al-Adha holiday.
  • Quakes cut power, topple buildings on Indonesian island

    Quakes cut power, topple buildings on Indonesian island

    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-08-19 05:46:28 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:17:53 GMT
    A strong earthquake has jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok as it tries to recover from a quake earlier this month that killed 460 people.
    A strong earthquake has jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok as it tries to recover from a quake earlier this month that killed 460 people.
  • IndyCar driver Wickens flown to hospital after scary crash

    IndyCar driver Wickens flown to hospital after scary crash

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:57:17 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:17:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Robert Wickens prepares to qualify for Sunday's IndyCar series auto race, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, in Long Pond, Pa.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Robert Wickens prepares to qualify for Sunday's IndyCar series auto race, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, in Long Pond, Pa.
    IndyCar driver Robert Wickens taken by helicopter for medical treatment following horrific accident at start of race at Pocono Raceway.
    IndyCar driver Robert Wickens taken by helicopter for medical treatment following horrific accident at start of race at Pocono Raceway.
  • Catholics consider withholding donations amid scandals

    Catholics consider withholding donations amid scandals

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:07:13 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:17:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2015, file photo a member of the clergy prays the rosary as he waits for Pope Francis to arrive at St. Patrick's Cathedral for evening prayer service in New York. Across the U.S., Catholics once f...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2015, file photo a member of the clergy prays the rosary as he waits for Pope Francis to arrive at St. Patrick's Cathedral for evening prayer service in New York. Across the U.S., Catholics once f...
    Catholics across the U.S. shaken by the latest revelations of priests sexually abusing children are considering withholding or reducing their donations to their local churches as they look for ways to express their...
    Catholics across the U.S. shaken by the latest revelations of priests sexually abusing children are considering withholding or reducing their donations to their local churches as they look for ways to express their anger.
  • 800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian state

    800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian state

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 07:21:34 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:17:41 GMT
    (AP Photo). A truck carries people past a flooded road in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unpr...(AP Photo). A truck carries people past a flooded road in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unpr...
    Indian authorities are bringing drinking water by train to the flooded southern state of Kerala, where over 300 people have died and 300,000 are displaced in the worst flooding in a century.
    Indian authorities are bringing drinking water by train to the flooded southern state of Kerala, where over 300 people have died and 300,000 are displaced in the worst flooding in a century.
  • Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:26:58 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:17:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...
    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.
    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.
  • Germany: No preparations made in case of alien landing

    Germany: No preparations made in case of alien landing

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:11:12 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:13:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Probst). Long exposure picture shows driving cars on the highway just before sunrise near Frankfurt , central Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Probst). Long exposure picture shows driving cars on the highway just before sunrise near Frankfurt , central Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018.
    Not Fake News: The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the country.
    Not Fake News: The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the country.
  • 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
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:13:28 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.
  • 'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

    'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:37:01 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:50:08 GMT
    (Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians."(Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians."
    Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".
    Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".
  • Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after storm

    Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after storm

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:37:16 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:50:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2018 file photo, Kevin Richardson, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, and AJ McLean of Backstreet Boys, perform "Don't go Breaking My Heart" at the CMT Music Awards at the Bridgestone Aren...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2018 file photo, Kevin Richardson, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, and AJ McLean of Backstreet Boys, perform "Don't go Breaking My Heart" at the CMT Music Awards at the Bridgestone Aren...
    A southern Oklahoma casino says 14 fans suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys.
    A southern Oklahoma casino says 14 fans suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys.
  • AP source: Omarosa has video, audio, texts

    AP source: Omarosa has video, audio, texts

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:30:16 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:48:39 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 stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman's stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material.
  • 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
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:23:04 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.
  • More than 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

    More than 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:28:30 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:22:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2016, file photo, visitors gather at a display booth for Google at the 2016 Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Beijing. Google employees are upset with the company’s secretive plan to build ...(AP Photo/Andy Wong, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2016, file photo, visitors gather at a display booth for Google at the 2016 Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Beijing. Google employees are upset with the company’s secretive plan to build ...
    Some Google employees are upset with the company's secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese censorship, and a letter sent to management calls on executives to conduct a review of...
    Some Google employees are upset with the company's secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese censorship, and a letter sent to management calls on executives to conduct a review of ethics and transparency at the company.
  • Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

    Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:25:16 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:22:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE- This June 15, 2017, file photo shows bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss. Kroger Co. has chosen a Phoenix suburb as the launching pad for delivering groceries to doorsteps using drive...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE- This June 15, 2017, file photo shows bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss. Kroger Co. has chosen a Phoenix suburb as the launching pad for delivering groceries to doorsteps using drive...
    Kroger initiates testing of driverless grocery deliveries in Arizona.
    Kroger initiates testing of driverless grocery deliveries in Arizona.
  • As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may have to act

    As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may have to act

    Friday, August 17 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:44:15 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:22:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...(AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...
    Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll, but he stands by his tweet on taking company private.
    Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk tells New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll, but he stands by his tweet on taking company private.
  • Irish archbishop urges pope to speak frankly about abuse

    Irish archbishop urges pope to speak frankly about abuse

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:36:57 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:59:32 GMT
    The archbishop of Dublin says he hopes Pope Francis will speak frankly about the "darkness" of priestly sex abuse during his upcoming visit to Ireland, which has been clouded by new revelations of misconduct in the...
    The archbishop of Dublin says he hopes Pope Francis will speak frankly about the "darkness" of priestly sex abuse during his upcoming visit to Ireland, which has been clouded by new revelations of misconduct in the U.S. church.
  • Over 2 million Muslims begin annual hajj pilgrimage

    Over 2 million Muslims begin annual hajj pilgrimage

    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 04:21:26 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:59:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims circumambulate around the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque, before leaving for the annual Hajj pilgrimage in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, early Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws mi...(AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims circumambulate around the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque, before leaving for the annual Hajj pilgrimage in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, early Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws mi...
    More than 2 million Muslims have begun the annual hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.
    More than 2 million Muslims have begun the annual hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.
  • Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

    Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:52:13 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:59:19 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). A view of the partially collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, Italy, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018. The unofficial death toll in Tuesday's collapse rose to 43 Saturday.
    The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air...
    The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air and pollution.
  • Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by Israel

    Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by Israel

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:27 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:27:04 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:59:11 GMT
    Palestinian postal workers in the West Bank are sifting through eight years' worth of undelivered mail held by Israel.
    Palestinian postal workers in the West Bank are sifting through eight years' worth of undelivered mail held by Israel.
  • Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas make their engagement official

    Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas make their engagement official

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:11:01 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:57:40 GMT
    (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 1, 2017 file photo, Priyanka Chopra, left, and Nick Jonas attend The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçon...(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 1, 2017 file photo, Priyanka Chopra, left, and Nick Jonas attend The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçon...
    Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have officially announced their engagement.
    Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have officially announced their engagement.
  • Aretha Franklin's funeral set for Aug. 31 in Detroit

    Aretha Franklin's funeral set for Aug. 31 in Detroit

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:27:20 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:57:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2006 file photo, Aretha Franklin and Dr. John, background on piano, perform the national anthem before the Super Bowl XL football game in Detroit. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2006 file photo, Aretha Franklin and Dr. John, background on piano, perform the national anthem before the Super Bowl XL football game in Detroit. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home...
    Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held Aug. 30 in her hometown of Detroit.
    Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held Aug. 30 in her hometown of Detroit.
  • Ariana Grande tears up as she recalls Manchester tragedy

    Ariana Grande tears up as she recalls Manchester tragedy

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:15:43 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:57:35 GMT
    The very mention of Manchester still brings Ariana Grande to tears.
    The very mention of Manchester still brings Ariana Grande to tears.
  • Janet Jackson, Daddy Yankee celebrate release of new song

    Janet Jackson, Daddy Yankee celebrate release of new song

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:55:10 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:57:28 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP). Singers Daddy Yankee, left, and Janet Jackson attend their "Made For Now" single release party at Samsung on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, in New York.(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP). Singers Daddy Yankee, left, and Janet Jackson attend their "Made For Now" single release party at Samsung on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, in New York.
    Janet Jackson and Daddy Yankee celebrate release of new song "Made for You" in New York.
    Janet Jackson and Daddy Yankee celebrate release of new song "Made for You" in New York.
  • MTV VMAs working to craft tribute for Aretha Franklin

    MTV VMAs working to craft tribute for Aretha Franklin

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:59:32 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:57:26 GMT
    (Photo by Cheryl Gerber/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 8, 2012 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home in Detroit.  She was 76.(Photo by Cheryl Gerber/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 8, 2012 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home in Detroit. She was 76.
    The MTV Video Music Awards plans on honoring the legacy of Aretha Franklin _ they're just not sure how they will do it.
    The MTV Video Music Awards plans on honoring the legacy of Aretha Franklin _ they're just not sure how they will do it.
  • AP source: It's not just audio, Manigault Newman has video

    AP source: It's not just audio, Manigault Newman has video

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:39:38 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:48:21 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 stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman's stash of documentation is said to include video, emails, text message and other material.
  • Church group's opposition stuns advocates of 'tort reform'

    Church group's opposition stuns advocates of 'tort reform'

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:15:36 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:35:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Demillo). In this July 26, 2018 photo, an information booklet about a "tort reform" measure appearing on Arkansas' ballot sits on a table at a breakfast meeting of pastors in Little Rock, Arkansas. The Family Council Action Committee, ...(AP Photo/Andrew Demillo). In this July 26, 2018 photo, an information booklet about a "tort reform" measure appearing on Arkansas' ballot sits on a table at a breakfast meeting of pastors in Little Rock, Arkansas. The Family Council Action Committee, ...
    A so-called tort reform proposal on Arkansas' ballot that expected little trouble winning passage in deeply red Arkansas is running into a surprising obstacle from a reliable conservative ally.
    A so-called tort reform proposal on Arkansas' ballot that expected little trouble winning passage in deeply red Arkansas is running into a surprising obstacle from a reliable conservative ally.
  • Superdry founder gives $1.28 million to anti-Brexit campaign

    Superdry founder gives $1.28 million to anti-Brexit campaign

    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-08-19 09:46:39 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:27:34 GMT
    The co-founder of fashion brand Superdry has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to campaigners seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union.
    The co-founder of fashion brand Superdry has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to campaigners seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union.
  • Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital

    Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital

    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-08-18 18:26:35 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:03:38 GMT
    A California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents.
    A California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents.
  • Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:10 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:10:30 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:54:21 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...
    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising death toll to 41.
    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising death toll to 41.
  • French audit warns 840 bridges may face risk of collapse

    French audit warns 840 bridges may face risk of collapse

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:06:47 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:12:41 GMT
    An audit commissioned by the French government says about 840 French bridges are suffering from serious damages and at risk of eventual collapse.
    An audit commissioned by the French government says about 840 French bridges are suffering from serious damages and at risk of eventual collapse.
  • Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

    Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 07:26:34 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-08-19 16:47:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Iliana Mier). In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 photo is seen a wind turbine on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece.  When the blades of the 800 kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run ...(AP Photo/ Iliana Mier). In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 photo is seen a wind turbine on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece. When the blades of the 800 kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run ...
    When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power.
    When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power.
  • The Latest: Another strong quake jolts Indonesia's Lombok

    The Latest: Another strong quake jolts Indonesia's Lombok

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:36:58 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-08-19 16:03:07 GMT
    Another strong earthquake has struck near the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok.
    Another strong earthquake has struck near the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok.
  • Cyprus extradites Egyptian hijacker who dropped legal fight

    Cyprus extradites Egyptian hijacker who dropped legal fight

    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:16 AM EDT2018-08-19 08:16:36 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:52:02 GMT
    Cyprus police say an Egyptian man who in 2016 hijacked a domestic EgyptAir flight and ordered it to land on the east Mediterranean island has been extradited to his homeland.
    Cyprus police say an Egyptian man who in 2016 hijacked a domestic EgyptAir flight and ordered it to land on the east Mediterranean island has been extradited to his homeland.
  • Movement encourages Argentines to quit Catholic church

    Movement encourages Argentines to quit Catholic church

    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:06 AM EDT2018-08-19 10:06:52 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:27 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:27:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). A seller offers handkerchiefs reading in Spanish "Church and state- Separate issues" in Buenos Aires, Argentina Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. People formed lines on Saturday as part of a nationwide movement in the homeland of P...(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). A seller offers handkerchiefs reading in Spanish "Church and state- Separate issues" in Buenos Aires, Argentina Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. People formed lines on Saturday as part of a nationwide movement in the homeland of P...
    Hundreds of people gathered in Buenos Aires to oppose the influence of religion on Argentine politics and encourage people to quit the Roman Catholic Church in the wake of a Senate vote not to legalize some abortions.
    Hundreds of people gathered in Buenos Aires to oppose the influence of religion on Argentine politics and encourage people to quit the Roman Catholic Church in the wake of a Senate vote not to legalize some abortions.
  • Saudi Arabia prepares for the annual Muslim hajj pilgrimage

    Saudi Arabia prepares for the annual Muslim hajj pilgrimage

    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-08-18 06:00:16 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:17:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims circle around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, ahead of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, early Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws...(AP Photo/Dar Yasin). Muslim pilgrims circle around the Kaaba, the cubic building at the Grand Mosque, ahead of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, early Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws...
    Saudi Arabia is preparing to host the annual hajj pilgrimage beginning Sunday, as over 1.6 million Muslim faithful from abroad have arrived in the ultraconservative kingdom.
    Saudi Arabia is preparing to host the annual hajj pilgrimage beginning Sunday, as over 1.6 million Muslim faithful from abroad have arrived in the ultraconservative kingdom.
  • Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

    Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:00 AM EDT2018-08-18 10:00:28 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:53:12 GMT
    Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died.
    Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died.
  • Putin dances at Austrian wedding; talks with Merkel on Syria

    Putin dances at Austrian wedding; talks with Merkel on Syria

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-08-18 10:45:30 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:42:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, file). FILE - In this May 18, 2018 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend news conference after their meeting at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea reso...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, file). FILE - In this May 18, 2018 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend news conference after their meeting at Putin's residence in the Russian Black Sea reso...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is flying to Austria to attend the wedding Saturday of the country's foreign minister, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is flying to Austria to attend the wedding Saturday of the country's foreign minister, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
  • 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
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:16:35 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.
  • NFL players, coaches protecting skin on every given sun day

    NFL players, coaches protecting skin on every given sun day

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:05 AM EDT2018-08-17 09:05:26 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:16:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn is shown during their NFL training camp football practice in Flowery Branch, Ga. Quinn said he's had a spot "removed or checked on" in annual ...(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018, file photo, Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn is shown during their NFL training camp football practice in Flowery Branch, Ga. Quinn said he's had a spot "removed or checked on" in annual ...
    Blocks and screens: NFL players and coaches protecting skin in different ways on every given sun day.
    Blocks and screens: NFL players and coaches protecting skin in different ways on every given sun day.
  • Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger

    Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:35:47 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:16:29 GMT
    (Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, paramedics and EMT members respond to one of three simultaneous drug overdose victims on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn. Police s...(Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, paramedics and EMT members respond to one of three simultaneous drug overdose victims on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn. Police s...
    What is synthetic marijuana and why is it so dangerous?.
    What is synthetic marijuana and why is it so dangerous?.
  • 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
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:16:27 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.
  • 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
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:16:22 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.
  • German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

    German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 06:26:32 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:10:42 GMT
    (AP Photo). 19-year-old Yazidi refugee, Ashwaq Haji Hami talks about her experiences in Germany, saying she has now returned to her homeland of Iraq for fear that her alleged Islamic State tormentor could harm her in Germany, during an interview at Ess...(AP Photo). 19-year-old Yazidi refugee, Ashwaq Haji Hami talks about her experiences in Germany, saying she has now returned to her homeland of Iraq for fear that her alleged Islamic State tormentor could harm her in Germany, during an interview at Ess...
    German federal prosecutors say they're taking seriously a Yazidi woman's claim she encountered her former Islamic State captor in Germany, but need more information to identify him.
    German federal prosecutors say they're taking seriously a Yazidi woman's claim she encountered her former Islamic State captor in Germany, but need more information to identify him.
  • Thousands stranded as floods submerge southern Indian state

    Thousands stranded as floods submerge southern Indian state

    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:15 AM EDT2018-08-18 06:15:22 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:25 AM EDT2018-08-19 08:25:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tibin Augustine). People salvage motorcycles in a country boat in a flooded area at Kainakary in Alappuzha district, Kerala state, India, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people str...(AP Photo/Tibin Augustine). People salvage motorcycles in a country boat in a flooded area at Kainakary in Alappuzha district, Kerala state, India, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people str...
    Thousands of stranded people are waiting for rescue as relentless monsoon floods batter the south Indian state of Kerala, where more than 170 have died in a little over a week and much of the state is at least...
    Thousands of stranded people are waiting for rescue as relentless monsoon floods batter the south Indian state of Kerala, where more than 170 have died in a little over a week and much of the state is at least partially submerged.
  • German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

    German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-08-18 14:05:34 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-08-19 05:59:55 GMT
    German federal prosecutors say they're taking seriously a Yazidi woman's claim she encountered her former Islamic State captor in Germany, but need more information to identify him.
    German federal prosecutors say they're taking seriously a Yazidi woman's claim she encountered her former Islamic State captor in Germany, but need more information to identify him.
  • The Latest: Romanian trucker is Genoa bridge's 43rd victim

    The Latest: Romanian trucker is Genoa bridge's 43rd victim

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:55:25 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-08-19 00:56:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). People stand by a small white coffin of a victim of a collapsed highway bridge prior to the start of the funeral service, in Genoa, Italy, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Saturday has been declared a national day of mourning in Ita...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). People stand by a small white coffin of a victim of a collapsed highway bridge prior to the start of the funeral service, in Genoa, Italy, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Saturday has been declared a national day of mourning in Ita...
    Italian state radio says the body of a 30-year-old man was found Saturday in the Genoa bridge collapse, bringing the toll to 42 dead.
    Italian state radio says the body of a 30-year-old man was found Saturday in the Genoa bridge collapse, bringing the toll to 42 dead.
  • Pakistan's Imran Khan sworn in as prime minister

    Pakistan's Imran Khan sworn in as prime minister

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:45 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:45:10 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-08-19 00:21:23 GMT
    (National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan,speaks at the National Assembly in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Pakistani lawmakers on Friday elected f...(National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan,speaks at the National Assembly in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Pakistani lawmakers on Friday elected f...
    Pakistan's cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan has been sworn in as prime minister after his party won the most votes in last month's election despite protests by opposition parties, which accuse the security...
    Pakistan's cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan has been sworn in as prime minister after his party won the most votes in last month's election despite protests by opposition parties, which accuse the security services of intervening on his behalf.
  • Producer who worked with Franklin recalls great performances

    Producer who worked with Franklin recalls great performances

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:09:19 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-08-18 23:51:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Frehm, File). FILE - In this April 28, 1993 file photo, Aretha Franklin, foreground left, performs in the finale of "Aretha Franklin: Duets," an AIDS benefit concert for the Gay Men's Health Crisis in New York, as singers Smokey Robinson,...(AP Photo/Ron Frehm, File). FILE - In this April 28, 1993 file photo, Aretha Franklin, foreground left, performs in the finale of "Aretha Franklin: Duets," an AIDS benefit concert for the Gay Men's Health Crisis in New York, as singers Smokey Robinson,...
    Television producer Ken Ehrlich worked with Aretha Franklin to help create some of her most magical performances, including her legendary performance of the aria 'Nessun Dorma' on the 1998 Grammys.
    Television producer Ken Ehrlich worked with Aretha Franklin to help create some of her most magical performances, including her legendary performance of the aria 'Nessun Dorma' on the 1998 Grammys.
  • Sales director for Backpage.com pleads guilty to conspiracy

    Sales director for Backpage.com pleads guilty to conspiracy

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:01:44 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:20:53 GMT
    The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors.
    The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors.
  • Arrest made in more than 100 synthetic pot overdoses in park

    Arrest made in more than 100 synthetic pot overdoses in park

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:31:51 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:20:31 GMT
    (Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). An overdose victim is comforted while being treated by emergency medical reponders on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Investigators try to determine exact...(Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). An overdose victim is comforted while being treated by emergency medical reponders on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Investigators try to determine exact...
    Man arrested in connection with synthetic marijuana overdoses at Connecticut park.
    Man arrested in connection with synthetic marijuana overdoses at Connecticut park.
  • Amid turmoil, USA Gymnastics takes small steps forward

    Amid turmoil, USA Gymnastics takes small steps forward

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 09:20:26 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:03:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). Morgan Hurd practices on the balance beam during a training session at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Boston. The mandate to change the culture within USA Gymnastics will take years. Yet...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File). Morgan Hurd practices on the balance beam during a training session at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Boston. The mandate to change the culture within USA Gymnastics will take years. Yet...
    USA Gymnastics has preached the need for a culture change in the wake of the scandal surrounding disgraced former national team doctor Larry Nassar and is starting to create a path forward under new...
    USA Gymnastics has preached the need for a culture change in the wake of the scandal surrounding disgraced former national team doctor Larry Nassar and is starting to create a path forward under new high-performance director Tom Forster.
  • Officials investigate cause of death for Colorado mom, kids

    Officials investigate cause of death for Colorado mom, kids

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:14:31 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:51:40 GMT
    (The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts.  The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...(The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts. The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...
    A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life.
    A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life.
  • Hundreds of neo-Nazis march in Berlin, protected by police

    Hundreds of neo-Nazis march in Berlin, protected by police

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-08-18 16:15:41 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:16:06 GMT
    (Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). People carry a banner reading 'I don't regret anything' during a demonstration commemorating the 31st death anniversary Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess in Berlin Saturday, Aug 18, 2018. Hess died 1987 in a prison in Berlin.(Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). People carry a banner reading 'I don't regret anything' during a demonstration commemorating the 31st death anniversary Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess in Berlin Saturday, Aug 18, 2018. Hess died 1987 in a prison in Berlin.
    Hundreds of neo-Nazis waving flags with the colors of the German Reich are marching through central Berlin, protected from counter-protesters by police in riot gear.
    Hundreds of neo-Nazis waving flags with the colors of the German Reich are marching through central Berlin, protected from counter-protesters by police in riot gear.
  • Kansas independent candidate wants to lure votes from Kobach

    Kansas independent candidate wants to lure votes from Kobach

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:26:40 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:02:46 GMT
    Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman has submitted enough valid signatures to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.
    Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman has submitted enough valid signatures to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.
  • Bishop: I have 'profound remorse' after sex abuse report

    Bishop: I have 'profound remorse' after sex abuse report

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:00:36 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:33:38 GMT
    As the Vatican expresses "shame and sorrow" over a searing Pennsylvania grand jury report about clergy who raped and molested children, a bishop who is named in the report is holding a Mass for the Forgiveness.
    As the Vatican expresses "shame and sorrow" over a searing Pennsylvania grand jury report about clergy who raped and molested children, a bishop who is named in the report is holding a Mass for the Forgiveness.
  • Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

    Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:55:29 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:11:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. Pro...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2017, file photo, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election, departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. Pro...
    Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe.
    Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe.
  • Lawyers will seek to shift blame for warehouse fire at trial

    Lawyers will seek to shift blame for warehouse fire at trial

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:19:20 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:53:51 GMT
    (Alameda County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of June 2017 file booking photos provided by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office shows Max Harris, left, and Derick Almena, at Santa Rita Jail in Alameda County, Calif. A Northern ...(Alameda County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of June 2017 file booking photos provided by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office shows Max Harris, left, and Derick Almena, at Santa Rita Jail in Alameda County, Calif. A Northern ...
    The two men charged in the deaths of 36 people in an Oakland warehouse fire are scheduled to appear in court for the first time since a judge scuttled their plea deal.
    The two men charged in the deaths of 36 people in an Oakland warehouse fire are scheduled to appear in court for the first time since a judge scuttled their plea deal.
  • Miss America: Leadership bullied, manipulated, silenced me

    Miss America: Leadership bullied, manipulated, silenced me

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:40:55 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:16:29 GMT
    The reigning Miss America says she has been bullied, manipulated and silenced by the pageant's current leadership including chairwoman Gretchen Carlson.
    The reigning Miss America says she has been bullied, manipulated and silenced by the pageant's current leadership including chairwoman Gretchen Carlson.
  • Queen of Soul also leaves a powerful civil rights legacy

    Queen of Soul also leaves a powerful civil rights legacy

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:55:33 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:09:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Wells, File). This March 26, 1972 file photo shows the Rev. Jesse Jackson speaking to reporters at the Operation PUSH Soul Picnic in New York as Tom Todd, vice president of PUSH, from second left, Aretha Franklin and Louis Stokes. Frankli...(AP Photo/Jim Wells, File). This March 26, 1972 file photo shows the Rev. Jesse Jackson speaking to reporters at the Operation PUSH Soul Picnic in New York as Tom Todd, vice president of PUSH, from second left, Aretha Franklin and Louis Stokes. Frankli...
    Queen of Soul gave black Americans "Respect" as a staunch supporter of civil rights.
    Queen of Soul gave black Americans "Respect" as a staunch supporter of civil rights.
  • Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge victims

    Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge victims

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:05:20 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:55:53 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...
    Excavators have begun clearing large sections of the collapsed highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa in the search for people still missing three days after the deadly accident.
    Excavators have begun clearing large sections of the collapsed highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa in the search for people still missing three days after the deadly accident.
  • Cuomo on his 'inartful' remark: 'Of course America is great'

    Cuomo on his 'inartful' remark: 'Of course America is great'

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:26 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:26:04 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:37:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018 file photo, Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference in New York. New York Gov. On Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at a bill signing event in Manhattan, Cuomo said t...(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018 file photo, Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference in New York. New York Gov. On Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at a bill signing event in Manhattan, Cuomo said t...
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he was "inartful" when he said America "was never that great.".
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he was "inartful" when he said America "was never that great.".
  • Manafort judge says he fears for jurors' safety

    Manafort judge says he fears for jurors' safety

    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:25:18 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:37:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Kevin Downing, left, and Thomas Zehnle, with the defense team for Paul Manafort, leave federal court during the second day of jury deliberations in the trial of the former Trump campaign chairman, in Alexandria, Va., Friday...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Kevin Downing, left, and Thomas Zehnle, with the defense team for Paul Manafort, leave federal court during the second day of jury deliberations in the trial of the former Trump campaign chairman, in Alexandria, Va., Friday...
    The judge in former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's fraud trial is refusing to release the names of jurors.
    The judge in former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's fraud trial is refusing to release the names of jurors.
  • Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest

    Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over arrest

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:25:59 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:20:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A general view of Istanbul, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Turkey's finance chief tried to reassure thousands of international investors on a conference call Thursday, in which he pledged to fix the economic troubles that have ...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A general view of Istanbul, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Turkey's finance chief tried to reassure thousands of international investors on a conference call Thursday, in which he pledged to fix the economic troubles that have ...
    Turkey's currency remains steady against the dollar despite an apparent threat of possible new sanctions by U.S. President Donald Trump.
    Turkey's currency remains steady against the dollar despite an apparent threat of possible new sanctions by U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • US ends Syria stabilization funding, cites more allied cash

    US ends Syria stabilization funding, cites more allied cash

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:10:55 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:12:00 GMT
    APNewsBreak: Citing increased contributions from anti-IS coalition partners, the Trump administration is ending funding for Syria stabilization projects as it moves to extricate itself from the conflict.
    APNewsBreak: Citing increased contributions from anti-IS coalition partners, the Trump administration is ending funding for Syria stabilization projects as it moves to extricate itself from the conflict.
  • UN chief: 1 option to protect Palestinians is a new force

    UN chief: 1 option to protect Palestinians is a new force

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:11:42 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 7:31 AM EDT2018-08-18 11:31:05 GMT
    Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says options to protect Palestinian civilians under Israeli occupation range from establishing an armed military or police force to deploying civilian observers or beefing up the...
    Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says options to protect Palestinian civilians under Israeli occupation range from establishing an armed military or police force to deploying civilian observers or beefing up the UN presence on the ground.
  • 6.1 quake shakes Costa Rica near Panama; no major damage

    6.1 quake shakes Costa Rica near Panama; no major damage

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:09:57 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:56:21 GMT
    A strong earthquake has shaken southern Costa Rica near the border of Panama, knocking items off store shelves and knocking out power in places, but there are no immediate reports of injuries or major damage.
    A strong earthquake has shaken southern Costa Rica near the border of Panama, knocking items off store shelves and knocking out power in places, but there are no immediate reports of injuries or major damage.
  • Documents: Suspects in missing teacher's death admit slaying

    Documents: Suspects in missing teacher's death admit slaying

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:50:05 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:11:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elliott Minor, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2006, file photo, teacher Tara Grinstead is displayed on a billboard in Ocilla, Ga. New court documents suggest that within weeks of a south Georgia teacher’s disappearance, two of her ex-students ...(AP Photo/Elliott Minor, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2006, file photo, teacher Tara Grinstead is displayed on a billboard in Ocilla, Ga. New court documents suggest that within weeks of a south Georgia teacher’s disappearance, two of her ex-students ...
    New court documents suggest within weeks of a south Georgia teacher's disappearance, two of her former students told friends at a party they had killed Tara Grinstead and burned her body.
    New court documents suggest within weeks of a south Georgia teacher's disappearance, two of her former students told friends at a party they had killed Tara Grinstead and burned her body.
  • 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

    'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 14:00:21 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:11:11 GMT
    Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
    Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
  • Chile: Man angry over suitcase behind wave of bomb threats

    Chile: Man angry over suitcase behind wave of bomb threats

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:09:55 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-08-18 07:55:47 GMT
    (Javier Torres/Aton Chile via AP). Police officers escort Franco Sepulveda off a plane, after he was detained in Antofagasta, for making multiple bomb threats about several airline flights, in Santiago, Chile, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Sepulveda caused ni...(Javier Torres/Aton Chile via AP). Police officers escort Franco Sepulveda off a plane, after he was detained in Antofagasta, for making multiple bomb threats about several airline flights, in Santiago, Chile, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Sepulveda caused ni...
    Chilean authorities charge that a man angry over an airline not returning his suitcase made false bomb threats that caused up to 11 commercial flights to take emergency measures in Chile, Argentina and Peru.
    Chilean authorities charge that a man angry over an airline not returning his suitcase made false bomb threats that caused up to 11 commercial flights to take emergency measures in Chile, Argentina and Peru.
  • Trump warns he'll revoke clearance of Justice Dept official

    Trump warns he'll revoke clearance of Justice Dept official

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:24:44 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-08-18 07:01:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump's admission that he is going after security clearances to punish those involved in the Russia probe underscores the president's willingness to use his executive power to try to derail the...
    President Donald Trump's admission that he is going after security clearances to punish those involved in the Russia probe underscores the president's willingness to use his executive power to try to derail the investigation.
  • People plucked from rooftops as Indian floods kill 324

    People plucked from rooftops as Indian floods kill 324

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:12:37 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-08-18 06:35:33 GMT
    (AP Photo). People move past a flooded area in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flo...(AP Photo). People move past a flooded area in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flo...
    Rescuers are using helicopters and boats to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala that killed more than 320 people in the...
    Rescuers are using helicopters and boats to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala that killed more than 320 people in the past nine days.
  • Is the ever-weird Florida man becoming Florida politician?

    Is the ever-weird Florida man becoming Florida politician?

    Friday, August 17 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:54:41 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:40:57 GMT
    (Phil Diederich/Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP, File). In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018 file photo, Melissa Howard who is running for the District 73 State House seat being vacated by state Rep. Joe Gruters meets with voters during a "meet the candidates...(Phil Diederich/Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP, File). In this Tuesday, July 17, 2018 file photo, Melissa Howard who is running for the District 73 State House seat being vacated by state Rep. Joe Gruters meets with voters during a "meet the candidates...
    Florida's penchant for the weird and strange may be spreading to its politicians.
    Florida's penchant for the weird and strange may be spreading to its politicians.
  • Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as prime minister

    Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as prime minister

    Friday, August 17 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 11:25:30 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-08-18 05:11:14 GMT
    (National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan, left, greets speaker of the National Assembly Asad Qaiser in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Pakistan'...(National Assembly, via AP). In this photo released by the National Assembly, the leader of Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan, left, greets speaker of the National Assembly Asad Qaiser in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Pakistan'...
    Pakistani lawmakers gather in parliament to elect former cricket star turned politician Imran Khan as prime minister.
    Pakistani lawmakers gather in parliament to elect former cricket star turned politician Imran Khan as prime minister.
  • Trump blames DC, as military parade plans unravel over costs

    Trump blames DC, as military parade plans unravel over costs

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:18:45 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-18 04:50:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.
  • Washed out: Water woes scuttle Phish's 3-day music festival

    Washed out: Water woes scuttle Phish's 3-day music festival

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:51:16 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:27 PM EDT2018-08-18 03:27:07 GMT
    Fans of the rock band Phish have been thrown a curveball by the last-minute cancellation of a three-day music festival in central New York because of health concerns stemming from torrential rains that contaminated...
    Fans of the rock band Phish have been thrown a curveball by the last-minute cancellation of a three-day music festival in central New York because of health concerns stemming from torrential rains that contaminated drinking water.
  • The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge

    The Latest: Italy buries its Genoa dead as emotions surge

    Friday, August 17 2018 6:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 10:30:28 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:16:39 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...
    Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him.
    Davide Capello was driving across the bridge toward the Italian city of Genoa when suddenly, the road dropped out from under him.
  • The Latest: Trump blames DC for military parade cancellation

    The Latest: Trump blames DC for military parade cancellation

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:20:34 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:12:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...
    President Donald Trump says he is canceling his plans for now for a military parade through the streets of Washington because the price was "ridiculously high.".
    President Donald Trump says he is canceling his plans for now for a military parade through the streets of Washington because the price was "ridiculously high.".
  • 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
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:00:45 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.
  • Culinary greats honor late French master chef Joel Robuchon

    Culinary greats honor late French master chef Joel Robuchon

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:40:59 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:31:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Sept.7, 2014 file photo, French chef Joel Robuchon poses for photographers during a photocall for the movie "The Hundred-Foot Journey", in Paris, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. French master chef Joel Robuchon ha...(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File). FILE - In this Sept.7, 2014 file photo, French chef Joel Robuchon poses for photographers during a photocall for the movie "The Hundred-Foot Journey", in Paris, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. French master chef Joel Robuchon ha...
    Hundreds of chefs, among them some of the world's top cooks, have gathered to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine Joel Robuchon.
    Hundreds of chefs, among them some of the world's top cooks, have gathered to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine Joel Robuchon.
  • US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:51 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:22:44 GMT
    (U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...(U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.
  • Manafort judge says he's received threats, won't name jurors

    Manafort judge says he's received threats, won't name jurors

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:38:43 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:21:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorneys Richard Westling, left, Kevin Downing, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. ...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorneys Richard Westling, left, Kevin Downing, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. ...
    The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has ended its first day of deliberations.
    The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has ended its first day of deliberations.
  • The Latest: 60 more ex-CIA officials criticize Trump

    The Latest: 60 more ex-CIA officials criticize Trump

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:25:54 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:20:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., and then on to Southa...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., and then on to Southa...
    President Donald Trump says he expects to "quickly" revoke the security clearance for the Justice Department official whose wife worked for the firm that commissioned the dossier on Trump's ties to Russia.
    President Donald Trump says he expects to "quickly" revoke the security clearance for the Justice Department official whose wife worked for the firm that commissioned the dossier on Trump's ties to Russia.
  • The Latest: Manafort jury sent home for the weekend

    The Latest: Manafort jury sent home for the weekend

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:11:08 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:46:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorneys Richard Westling, left, Kevin Downing, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. ...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Defense attorneys Richard Westling, left, Kevin Downing, and Thomas Zehnle, walk to federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. ...
    The jury has begun its second day of deliberations in the tax and bank fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
    The jury has begun its second day of deliberations in the tax and bank fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
  • 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
    Friday, August 17 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-08-17 21:00:31 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.
  • Record-breaking fire tornado killed California firefighter

    Record-breaking fire tornado killed California firefighter

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:33 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:50:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher,File). FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Gary Parmely, father of Jeremy Stoke of the Redding Fire Department, visits a memorial for his son, in Redding, Calif. Officials say Stoke the first firefighter to die battling a Nort...(AP Photo/John Locher,File). FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Gary Parmely, father of Jeremy Stoke of the Redding Fire Department, visits a memorial for his son, in Redding, Calif. Officials say Stoke the first firefighter to die battling a Nort...
    Officials say a firefighter who died helping people evacuate a Northern California blaze was killed by a fire tornado that at one point reached a temperature of 2,700 degrees Fahrenheit.
    Officials say a firefighter who died helping people evacuate a Northern California blaze was killed by a fire tornado that at one point reached a temperature of 2,700 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • The thrill and the truth of Aretha Franklin

    The thrill and the truth of Aretha Franklin

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:25:51 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:47:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Pickoff, File). FILE - In this March 13, 1972 file photo, Aretha Franklin holds her Grammy Award for Best Rhythm and Blue performance of the song "Bridge Over Troubled Waters," in New York. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her ho...(AP Photo/Dave Pickoff, File). FILE - In this March 13, 1972 file photo, Aretha Franklin holds her Grammy Award for Best Rhythm and Blue performance of the song "Bridge Over Troubled Waters," in New York. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her ho...
    Like the best actors and poets, nothing came between how Aretha Franklin felt and what she could express, between what she expressed and how we responded.
    Like the best actors and poets, nothing came between how Aretha Franklin felt and what she could express, between what she expressed and how we responded.
  • APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy

    APNewsBreak: Google clarifies location-tracking policy

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:16:48 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:39:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). In this Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, photo a mobile phone displays a user's travels in New York. Google records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google service...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). In this Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, photo a mobile phone displays a user's travels in New York. Google records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation shows that using Google service...
    Google clarifies it tracks users who disable location history.
    Google clarifies it tracks users who disable location history.
  • Romanian PM tells EU: Force against protesters was justified

    Romanian PM tells EU: Force against protesters was justified

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:11:27 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:38:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). People run as riot police charges to clear the square during protests outside the government headquarters, in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Romanians who live abroad are staging an anti-government protest calling o...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). People run as riot police charges to clear the square during protests outside the government headquarters, in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Romanians who live abroad are staging an anti-government protest calling o...
    Romania's prime minister has defended the use of force by riot police during a violent protest that left more than 450 people injured.
    Romania's prime minister has defended the use of force by riot police during a violent protest that left more than 450 people injured.
  • Next mission for women with military service: Run for office

    Next mission for women with military service: Run for office

    Friday, August 17 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:03:43 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:53 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:53:39 GMT
    Female veterans are campaigning to change Congress, where those with military experience account for just 1 in 5 lawmakers.
    Female veterans are campaigning to change Congress, where those with military experience account for just 1 in 5 lawmakers.
  • Vatican in 'shame and sorrow' over abuses in Pennsylvania

    Vatican in 'shame and sorrow' over abuses in Pennsylvania

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:25:48 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:57:45 GMT
    (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Pope Francis, left, talks with Papal Foundation Chairman Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washinghton, D.C., during a meeting with members of the Papal Fo...(L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Pope Francis, left, talks with Papal Foundation Chairman Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washinghton, D.C., during a meeting with members of the Papal Fo...
    The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible.".
    The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible.".
  • Tipping the scales: White lion cubs bulking up in Germany

    Tipping the scales: White lion cubs bulking up in Germany

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:31:32 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:13:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jens Meyer). Four rare African white lion cubs sit in their enclosure at the zoo in Magdeburg, Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Keepers weighed the three males and one female and carried out health checks on the cats, which are rare in the wil...(AP Photo/Jens Meyer). Four rare African white lion cubs sit in their enclosure at the zoo in Magdeburg, Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Keepers weighed the three males and one female and carried out health checks on the cats, which are rare in the wil...
    They're still tiny, but the white lion cubs at the Magdeburg zoo in eastern Germany are putting on weight fast.
    They're still tiny, but the white lion cubs at the Magdeburg zoo in eastern Germany are putting on weight fast.
  • Mattis says further Taliban assaults likely in weeks ahead

    Mattis says further Taliban assaults likely in weeks ahead

    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-08-17 02:38:34 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:54 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:54:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan security forces arrive at the site of an attack by gunmen, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Gunmen besieged a compound belonging to the Afghan intelligence service in Kabul on Thursday, police said, as the c...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan security forces arrive at the site of an attack by gunmen, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Gunmen besieged a compound belonging to the Afghan intelligence service in Kabul on Thursday, police said, as the c...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Taliban's deadly assault on the Afghan city of Ghazni is the kind of violence the insurgents are likely to repeat in the run up to parliamentary elections scheduled for...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Taliban's deadly assault on the Afghan city of Ghazni is the kind of violence the insurgents are likely to repeat in the run up to parliamentary elections scheduled for October.
  • The Latest: Fans mourning Franklin in Detroit, New York

    The Latest: Fans mourning Franklin in Detroit, New York

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:55:43 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:52:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 1993 file photo, singer Aretha Franklin performs at the inaugural gala for President Bill Clinton in Washington.  Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home in Detroit.  She was 76.(AP Photo/Amy Sancetta, File). FILE - In this Jan. 19, 1993 file photo, singer Aretha Franklin performs at the inaugural gala for President Bill Clinton in Washington. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home in Detroit. She was 76.
    Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
    Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
  • Bishops request Vatican investigation as abuse crisis grows

    Bishops request Vatican investigation as abuse crisis grows

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:23:07 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:47:30 GMT
    The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is inviting the Vatican to play a key role investigating the scandal involving former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who allegedly engaged in sexual misconduct with minors and...
    The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is inviting the Vatican to play a key role investigating the scandal involving former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who allegedly engaged in sexual misconduct with minors and adult seminarians.
  • Washington cardinal entangled in two sex-abuse scandals

    Washington cardinal entangled in two sex-abuse scandals

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:30:59 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:47:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Archbishop Donald Wuerl talks with the media after Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle in Washington. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury accus...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Archbishop Donald Wuerl talks with the media after Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle in Washington. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury accus...
    Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, is facing a storm of criticism and calls for his resignation after becoming entangled in two major sexual abuse scandals roiling the church he has...
    Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, is facing a storm of criticism and calls for his resignation after becoming entangled in two major sexual abuse scandals roiling the church he has served with distinction since 1966.
  • Pennsylvania bishops mostly silent on prosecutor's challenge

    Pennsylvania bishops mostly silent on prosecutor's challenge

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:30:22 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:46:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro 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 abuse identifi...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro 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 abuse identifi...
    The leadership of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic Church is under pressure to support a change in state law to give those victims a temporary opportunity to file lawsuits on decades-old abuse claims.
    The leadership of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic Church is under pressure to support a change in state law to give those victims a temporary opportunity to file lawsuits on decades-old abuse claims.
  • Remains found in New Mexico desert tunnel are missing boy

    Remains found in New Mexico desert tunnel are missing boy

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:55:46 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:46:42 GMT
    Authorities say the remains found at a remote New Mexico compound have been identified a missing Georgia boy.
    Authorities say the remains found at a remote New Mexico compound have been identified a missing Georgia boy.
  • Knives and guns: Serb-Russian youth camp closed after outcry

    Knives and guns: Serb-Russian youth camp closed after outcry

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:40:46 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:01:57 GMT
    Police have closed a summer youth camp on a mountain in western Serbia organized by Russian and Serbian far-right groups after a public outcry.
    Police have closed a summer youth camp on a mountain in western Serbia organized by Russian and Serbian far-right groups after a public outcry.
  • Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:30:36 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). The left engine of Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, sits several meters away on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, ...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). The left engine of Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, sits several meters away on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, ...
    A plane from China landing on a rain-soaked Manila runway in poor visibility has veered off in a muddy field with one engine and a wheel ripped off but no serious injuries among the 165 people aboard who scrambled...
    A plane from China landing on a rain-soaked Manila runway in poor visibility has veered off in a muddy field with one engine and a wheel ripped off but no serious injuries among the 165 people aboard who scrambled out through an emergency slide.
  • Los Angeles mayor: Trump sows division, does 'racist things'

    Los Angeles mayor: Trump sows division, does 'racist things'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:41:41 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:27:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with the Associated Press in Los Angeles on Thursday Aug. 16, 2018. Garcetti, who already has visited the important presidential states of Iowa and New Hampshire, told ...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with the Associated Press in Los Angeles on Thursday Aug. 16, 2018. Garcetti, who already has visited the important presidential states of Iowa and New Hampshire, told ...
    AP Interview: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, says President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care...
    AP Interview: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, says President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care reform and other promises.
  • Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

    Bridge collapse highlights Italy's aging infrastructure

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:00:13 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:42 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:42:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nicola Marfisi). Workers inspect the the area around the collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa du...(AP Photo/Nicola Marfisi). Workers inspect the the area around the collapsed Morandi highway bridge, in Genoa, northern Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa du...
    The Italian government lashed out Thursday at the holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia for defending its financial interests in the face of the deadly bridge crash in Genoa without sparing a word for victims.
    The Italian government lashed out Thursday at the holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia for defending its financial interests in the face of the deadly bridge crash in Genoa without sparing a word for victims.
  • Detroit residents remember Aretha Franklin, impact on city

    Detroit residents remember Aretha Franklin, impact on city

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:17:03 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:31:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). Leslie Mathews, left, and Emma Lockridge sit in New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a ...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). Leslie Mathews, left, and Emma Lockridge sit in New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a ...
    Aretha Franklin was Detroit's favorite daughter, often singing at the church where her father once led and headlining charity functions for kids or the less fortunate.
    Aretha Franklin was Detroit's favorite daughter, often singing at the church where her father once led and headlining charity functions for kids or the less fortunate.
  • The Latest: Pentagon puts off military parade until 2019

    The Latest: Pentagon puts off military parade until 2019

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:23:33 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-08-17 12:17:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military para...
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.
    The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.
  • Judge finds conspiracy to kill Kim with VX, women to testify

    Judge finds conspiracy to kill Kim with VX, women to testify

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:15:01 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:26:33 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.
  • India's Vajpayee, who set off nuke race and peace, has died

    India's Vajpayee, who set off nuke race and peace, has died

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:30:21 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:11:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ajit Kumar, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 1999 file photo, Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, center, meets with delegations ahead of Eid al-Fitr in New Delhi, India. India's top leaders and politicians are on Thursday, Aug. 16, 201...(AP Photo/Ajit Kumar, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 1999 file photo, Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, center, meets with delegations ahead of Eid al-Fitr in New Delhi, India. India's top leaders and politicians are on Thursday, Aug. 16, 201...
    Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies after a prolonged illness.
    Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies after a prolonged illness.
  • Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

    Merkel, Putin share a headache: Donald Trump

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:50:19 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:52 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:52:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file). FILE - In this July 7, 2017 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel prior to the first working session on the first day of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Ger...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file). FILE - In this July 7, 2017 file photo Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel prior to the first working session on the first day of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Ger...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet Saturday _ thanks in no small part to U.S. President Donald Trump.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russia's President Vladimir Putin will have plenty to talk about when they meet Saturday _ thanks in no small part to U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • Afghan IS branch claims deadly attack on Shiites in Kabul

    Afghan IS branch claims deadly attack on Shiites in Kabul

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:17:49 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:46:27 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.
  • Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-08-17 03:23:40 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:33:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Rescuers are seen at the scene as a Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, lies on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, Aug...(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez). Rescuers are seen at the scene as a Boeing passenger plane from China, a Xiamen Air, lies on the grassy portion of the runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport after it skidded off the runway while landing Friday, Aug...
    A plane from China has skidded off a runway at Manila's airport while landing in a downpour and its 157 passengers and eight crew members have been evacuated safely by emergency slides.
    A plane from China has skidded off a runway at Manila's airport while landing in a downpour and its 157 passengers and eight crew members have been evacuated safely by emergency slides.
  • 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
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:31:41 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.
  • Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:20:10 GMT
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.
  • US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

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

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:38:09 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:30:07 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".
  • Turkish finance chief tries to reassure investors on crisis

    Turkish finance chief tries to reassure investors on crisis

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:30:03 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:24:38 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.
  • Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be 'positive'

    Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be 'positive'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:30:31 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:23:43 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 has released another secret audio tape that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman has released another secret audio tape that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.
  • Police work to stop overdoses after 76 fall ill

    Police work to stop overdoses after 76 fall ill

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:45:27 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:09:30 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 ...
    Officials in New Haven, Connecticut, say the 24-hour drug overdose total from a suspected bad batch of synthetic marijuana has increased to 76 as investigators try to determine exactly what sickened the victims.
    Officials in New Haven, Connecticut, say the 24-hour drug overdose total from a suspected bad batch of synthetic marijuana has increased to 76 as investigators try to determine exactly what sickened the victims.
  • Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

    Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zone

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:38:28 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:35:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington. Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900. His name has rarely been uttered duri...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Washington. Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900. His name has rarely been uttered duri...
    President Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900.
    President Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900.
  • Manafort jury ends first day of deliberations with questions

    Manafort jury ends first day of deliberations with questions

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:30:14 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:35:05 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: Ex-intel leaders admonish Trump in joint letter

    The Latest: Ex-intel leaders admonish Trump in joint letter

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:00:28 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:20:31 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.
  • Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:43 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:19:58 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.
  • Pentagon delays Trump's military parade until at least 2019

    Pentagon delays Trump's military parade until at least 2019

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:16:39 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:14:29 GMT
    A U.S. official says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million _ more than three times the maximum initial estimate.
    A U.S. official says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million _ more than three times the maximum initial estimate.
  • The Latest: Bridge collapse death toll lowered by 1 to 38

    The Latest: Bridge collapse death toll lowered by 1 to 38

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:00:04 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:00 PM EDT2018-08-17 02:00:08 GMT
    The holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia was facing a volatile trading day after the government announced it would take steps to revoke the concession following the deadly bridge collapse in Genoa.
    The holding company for Autostrade per l'Italia was facing a volatile trading day after the government announced it would take steps to revoke the concession following the deadly bridge collapse in Genoa.
  • AP NewsBreak: No plea deals in Oakland warehouse fire case

    AP NewsBreak: No plea deals in Oakland warehouse fire case

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:17:24 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:41:31 GMT
    (KGO-TV via AP, File). FILE - This Dec. 3, 2016 file image from video provided by KGO-TV shows the Ghost Ship Warehouse after a fire swept through the Oakland, Calif., building. A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longe...(KGO-TV via AP, File). FILE - This Dec. 3, 2016 file image from video provided by KGO-TV shows the Ghost Ship Warehouse after a fire swept through the Oakland, Calif., building. A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longe...
    A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longer consider plea deals for two men charged in a 2016 warehouse fire that killed 36 people attending an unlicensed concert.
    A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longer consider plea deals for two men charged in a 2016 warehouse fire that killed 36 people attending an unlicensed concert.
  • Aretha Franklin's music rising on charts following her death

    Aretha Franklin's music rising on charts following her death

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:05:27 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-08-16 23:48:29 GMT
    Aretha Franklin's music quickly climbed the iTunes' charts following her death on Thursday.
    Aretha Franklin's music quickly climbed the iTunes' charts following her death on Thursday.
  • Olympic gymnasts Ross and Kocian: we were abused by Nassar

    Olympic gymnasts Ross and Kocian: we were abused by Nassar

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:35:16 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:53:48 GMT
    Olympic gold-medal winning gymnasts Kyla Ross and Madison Kocian say they are among the sexual abuse victims of disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.
    Olympic gold-medal winning gymnasts Kyla Ross and Madison Kocian say they are among the sexual abuse victims of disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.
  • 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
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:52:10 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.
  • 'Weaponization of faith': Examples from clergy abuse report

    'Weaponization of faith': Examples from clergy abuse report

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:25 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:44:11 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 5:17 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:17:30 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.
  • 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 4:23 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:23:11 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.
  • Italy lowers confirmed death toll to 38 in Genoa collapse

    Italy lowers confirmed death toll to 38 in Genoa collapse

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:25:02 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:57:22 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 2:45 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:45:10 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.
  • 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 2:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:28:07 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.
  • 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 2:13 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:13:39 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.
  • 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 1:48 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:48:16 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.
  • 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 1:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:27:46 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.
  • 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 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:11:31 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.
  • 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
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:02:21 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.
  • 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 12:42 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:42:24 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.
  • 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 12:18 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:18:49 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.
  • 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 10:00 AM EDT2018-08-16 14:00:48 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.
  • 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 8:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:30:48 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?.
  • UK police given more time to quiz Parliament crash suspect

    UK police given more time to quiz Parliament crash suspect

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:30:08 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:33 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:33:42 GMT
    (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). The area is packed with tourists as police secure the scene near a road barrier outside the Houses of Parliament in London, the day after a suspected terror attack, Wednesday Aug. 15, 2018. British counter-terrorism police ...(Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP). The area is packed with tourists as police secure the scene near a road barrier outside the Houses of Parliament in London, the day after a suspected terror attack, Wednesday Aug. 15, 2018. British counter-terrorism police ...
    British police have been given more time to question the suspect in a car crash outside Parliament that injured three people.
    British police have been given more time to question the suspect in a car crash outside Parliament that injured three people.
  • Doctor killed, assistant injured in stabbing in Germany

    Doctor killed, assistant injured in stabbing in Germany

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:55:07 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:37:29 GMT
    Police say a doctor has been killed and an assistant seriously injured in a stabbing at a medical practice in southwestern Germany.
    Police say a doctor has been killed and an assistant seriously injured in a stabbing at a medical practice in southwestern Germany.
  • 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 6:26 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:26:38 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.
  • 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 6:17 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:17:00 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.
  • 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 4:26 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:26:19 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
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