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  • Chicago police: Singer R. Kelly arrested at precinct

    Chicago police: Singer R. Kelly arrested at precinct

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:33 PM EST2019-02-22 18:33:14 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 PM EST2019-02-23 03:04:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2008 file photo, R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago after a jury found him not guilty on all counts in his child pornography trial. In 2002, Kelly was i...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2008 file photo, R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago after a jury found him not guilty on all counts in his child pornography trial. In 2002, Kelly was i...
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2008 file photo, R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago after a jury found him not guilty on all counts in his child pornography trial. In 2002, Kelly was i...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2008 file photo, R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago after a jury found him not guilty on all counts in his child pornography trial. In 2002, Kelly was i...
    Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has evidence R. Kelly and his "enablers" paid witnesses and others to "rig" the outcome of the R&B star's 2008 trial, when he was acquitted on child pornography charges.
    Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has evidence R. Kelly and his "enablers" paid witnesses and others to "rig" the outcome of the R&B star's 2008 trial, when he was acquitted on child pornography charges.
  • Ground-breaking electric Chevrolet Volt runs out of juice

    Ground-breaking electric Chevrolet Volt runs out of juice

    Friday, February 22 2019 4:43 PM EST2019-02-22 21:43:14 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 PM EST2019-02-23 03:04:37 GMT
    General Motors has stopped making the Chevrolet Volt, a ground-breaking electric car with a gasoline backup motor.
    General Motors has stopped making the Chevrolet Volt, a ground-breaking electric car with a gasoline backup motor.
  • Venezuela opposition leader Guaido appears at aid concert

    Venezuela opposition leader Guaido appears at aid concert

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-02-22 05:13:38 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 PM EST2019-02-23 03:04:34 GMT
    (AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos). This photo combo of file photos shows opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela Juan Guaido, left, on Feb. 8, 2019 and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, on Feb. 7, 2019, both in Caracas, Venez...(AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos). This photo combo of file photos shows opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela Juan Guaido, left, on Feb. 8, 2019 and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, on Feb. 7, 2019, both in Caracas, Venez...
    (AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos). This photo combo of file photos shows opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela Juan Guaido, left, on Feb. 8, 2019 and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, on Feb. 7, 2019, both in Caracas, Venez...(AP Photos/Ariana Cubillos). This photo combo of file photos shows opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela Juan Guaido, left, on Feb. 8, 2019 and Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, on Feb. 7, 2019, both in Caracas, Venez...
    Venezuela's power struggle is set to convert into a battle of the bands Friday when musicians demanding Nicolas Maduro allow in humanitarian aid and those supporting the embattled leader's refusal sing in rival...
    Venezuela's power struggle is set to convert into a battle of the bands Friday when musicians demanding Nicolas Maduro allow in humanitarian aid and those supporting the embattled leader's refusal sing in rival concerts on both sides of a border bridge.
  • California parents of 13 plead guilty to torture, abuse

    California parents of 13 plead guilty to torture, abuse

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-22 17:53:11 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 PM EST2019-02-23 03:04:27 GMT
    (Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP, Pool, file ). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The couple have ...(Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP, Pool, file ). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The couple have ...
    (Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP, Pool, file ). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The couple have ...(Watchara Phomicinda/The Press-Enterprise via AP, Pool, file ). FILE - In this June 20, 2018 file photo, Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The couple have ...
    A Southern California district attorney will address the case of a couple charged with the torture and abuse of most of their 13 children.
    A Southern California district attorney will address the case of a couple charged with the torture and abuse of most of their 13 children.
  • Trump sets up abortion obstacles, barring clinic referrals

    Trump sets up abortion obstacles, barring clinic referrals

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:43 PM EST2019-02-22 18:43:03 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 PM EST2019-02-23 03:04:26 GMT
    Trump administration acts to bar taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions.
    Trump administration acts to bar taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions.
  • Patriots owner Robert Kraft accused of soliciting prostitute

    Patriots owner Robert Kraft accused of soliciting prostitute

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:13 PM EST2019-02-22 17:13:29 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 PM EST2019-02-23 03:04:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft speaks to fans during the first half of an NBA All-Star basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, in Charlotte, N.C.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft speaks to fans during the first half of an NBA All-Star basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, in Charlotte, N.C.
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft speaks to fans during the first half of an NBA All-Star basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, in Charlotte, N.C.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft speaks to fans during the first half of an NBA All-Star basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, in Charlotte, N.C.
    Police in Florida have charged New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft with misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution, saying they have videotape of him paying for a sex act inside an illicit massage parlor.
    Police in Florida have charged New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft with misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution, saying they have videotape of him paying for a sex act inside an illicit massage parlor.
  • Case against R. Kelly may be stronger this time

    Case against R. Kelly may be stronger this time

    Friday, February 22 2019 7:13 PM EST2019-02-23 00:13:23 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 PM EST2019-02-23 03:04:12 GMT
    (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, recording artist R. Kelly performs at The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif. R. Kelly, the R&B star who...(Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, recording artist R. Kelly performs at The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif. R. Kelly, the R&B star who...
    (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, recording artist R. Kelly performs at The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif. R. Kelly, the R&B star who...(Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, recording artist R. Kelly performs at The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif. R. Kelly, the R&B star who...
    R. Kelly is heading back to face charges in the same Chicago courthouse where the singer was acquitted 11 years ago in a child pornography trial.
    R. Kelly is heading back to face charges in the same Chicago courthouse where the singer was acquitted 11 years ago in a child pornography trial.
  • The Latest: Chicago police: R. Kelly under arrest

    The Latest: Chicago police: R. Kelly under arrest

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-22 18:53:10 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:04 PM EST2019-02-23 03:04:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2008 file photo, R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago after a jury found him not guilty on all counts in his child pornography trial. In 2002, Kelly was i...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2008 file photo, R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago after a jury found him not guilty on all counts in his child pornography trial. In 2002, Kelly was i...
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2008 file photo, R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago after a jury found him not guilty on all counts in his child pornography trial. In 2002, Kelly was i...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2008 file photo, R&B singer R. Kelly leaves the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago after a jury found him not guilty on all counts in his child pornography trial. In 2002, Kelly was i...
    Chicago prosecutors have charged R&B star R. Kelly with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse, according to media reports citing court records.
    Chicago prosecutors have charged R&B star R. Kelly with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse, according to media reports citing court records.
  • R. Kelly's European concerts in doubt after new charges

    R. Kelly's European concerts in doubt after new charges

    Friday, February 22 2019 6:13 PM EST2019-02-22 23:13:20 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:03 PM EST2019-02-23 03:03:57 GMT
    (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Prosecutors will have to clear a series of high legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly anew and convict ...(Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Prosecutors will have to clear a series of high legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly anew and convict ...
    (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Prosecutors will have to clear a series of high legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly anew and convict ...(Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Prosecutors will have to clear a series of high legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly anew and convict ...
    R. Kelly's hopes of touring in Europe seem dashed now that he is facing new criminal charges.
    R. Kelly's hopes of touring in Europe seem dashed now that he is facing new criminal charges.
  • Social media provides fuel for Jussie Smollett story

    Social media provides fuel for Jussie Smollett story

    Friday, February 22 2019 2:13 PM EST2019-02-22 19:13:07 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:03 PM EST2019-02-23 03:03:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski). "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago. Smollett was charged with disorderly conduct and filling a false police report when he said he was attacked...(AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski). "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago. Smollett was charged with disorderly conduct and filling a false police report when he said he was attacked...
    (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski). "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago. Smollett was charged with disorderly conduct and filling a false police report when he said he was attacked...(AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski). "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett leaves Cook County jail following his release, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago. Smollett was charged with disorderly conduct and filling a false police report when he said he was attacked...
    The story Jussie Smollett told police had it all: racism, homophobia, politics, celebrity _ all tied up with a hangman's noose.
    The story Jussie Smollett told police had it all: racism, homophobia, politics, celebrity _ all tied up with a hangman's noose.
  • 'Empire' producers cut Smollett from season's last episodes

    'Empire' producers cut Smollett from season's last episodes

    Friday, February 22 2019 10:33 AM EST2019-02-22 15:33:10 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:03 PM EST2019-02-23 03:03:47 GMT
    The producers of the TV show "Empire" say Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season.
    The producers of the TV show "Empire" say Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season.
  • Virginia Republicans invite Fairfax's accusers to testify

    Virginia Republicans invite Fairfax's accusers to testify

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:23 PM EST2019-02-22 18:23:11 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:55 PM EST2019-02-23 02:55:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax gestures during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Steve Helber). Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax gestures during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax gestures during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019.(AP Photo/Steve Helber). Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax gestures during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019.
    Virginia House Republicans have announced plans to hold a meeting where Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax and the two women who have accused him of sexual assault can testify.
    Virginia House Republicans have announced plans to hold a meeting where Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax and the two women who have accused him of sexual assault can testify.
  • Criminal charges possible in North Carolina's US House fight

    Criminal charges possible in North Carolina's US House fight

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-22 18:53:08 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:55 PM EST2019-02-23 02:55:02 GMT
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Josh Lawson, chief counsel for the state Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement, left, hands Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, a document during the four...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Josh Lawson, chief counsel for the state Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement, left, hands Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, a document during the four...
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Josh Lawson, chief counsel for the state Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement, left, hands Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, a document during the four...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Josh Lawson, chief counsel for the state Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement, left, hands Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, a document during the four...
    Democrat Dan McCready says he's running again in nation's last undecided congressional race after North Carolina orders new election.
    Democrat Dan McCready says he's running again in nation's last undecided congressional race after North Carolina orders new election.
  • Judge grants citizenship to twin son of gay couple

    Judge grants citizenship to twin son of gay couple

    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:33 PM EST2019-02-22 04:33:30 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:54 PM EST2019-02-23 02:54:53 GMT
    A federal judge in California has ruled that a twin son of a gay couple has been an American citizen since birth, handing a defeat to the U.S. government, which had only granted the status to his brother.
    A federal judge in California has ruled that a twin son of a gay couple has been an American citizen since birth, handing a defeat to the U.S. government, which had only granted the status to his brother.
  • Trump vows veto as Democrats try to block emergency order

    Trump vows veto as Democrats try to block emergency order

    Friday, February 22 2019 9:13 AM EST2019-02-22 14:13:07 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:54 PM EST2019-02-23 02:54:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump speaks during a National African American History Month reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.
    House Democrats introduce resolution to block the national emergency declaration Trump issued to fund his proposed wall along the U.S-Mexico border.
    House Democrats introduce resolution to block the national emergency declaration Trump issued to fund his proposed wall along the U.S-Mexico border.
  • The Latest: Trump raises prospect of dropping Huawei charges

    The Latest: Trump raises prospect of dropping Huawei charges

    Friday, February 22 2019 3:43 PM EST2019-02-22 20:43:08 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:54 PM EST2019-02-23 02:54:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....
    Trump says he would consider an extension of deadline if trade talks are going well.
    Trump says he would consider an extension of deadline if trade talks are going well.
  • Dems' choice: Scrap the system or make gradual change?

    Dems' choice: Scrap the system or make gradual change?

    Friday, February 22 2019 4:13 PM EST2019-02-22 21:13:11 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:54 PM EST2019-02-23 02:54:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019, photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., reacts during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The growing Democratic presidential field is increasingly splitting into two camps: those who want t...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019, photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., reacts during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The growing Democratic presidential field is increasingly splitting into two camps: those who want t...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019, photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., reacts during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The growing Democratic presidential field is increasingly splitting into two camps: those who want t...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019, photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., reacts during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The growing Democratic presidential field is increasingly splitting into two camps: those who want t...
    Democratic presidential candidates are increasingly split into two camps: those who want to quickly overhaul economic systems that have existed for decades and those who favor more gradual change.
    Democratic presidential candidates are increasingly split into two camps: those who want to quickly overhaul economic systems that have existed for decades and those who favor more gradual change.
  • US and China extend trade talks; Xi-Trump meeting may follow

    US and China extend trade talks; Xi-Trump meeting may follow

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:43 PM EST2019-02-22 17:43:05 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:54 PM EST2019-02-23 02:54:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, right, talks with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, while they line up for a group photo at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing....
    US and China resume trade talks as Trump's March 2 deadline for an agreement draws near.
    US and China resume trade talks as Trump's March 2 deadline for an agreement draws near.
  • Spring training games underway in Florida, Arizona

    Spring training games underway in Florida, Arizona

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:33 PM EST2019-02-22 18:33:29 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:54 PM EST2019-02-23 02:54:39 GMT
    Spring training is underway in Florida as baseball returns to the field with four exhibition games.
    Spring training is underway in Florida as baseball returns to the field with four exhibition games.
  • AP source: Mueller report not expected next week

    AP source: Mueller report not expected next week

    Friday, February 22 2019 4:23 PM EST2019-02-22 21:23:26 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:54 PM EST2019-02-23 02:54:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump listens during his meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump listens during his meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump listens during his meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump listens during his meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.
    A report from special counsel Robert Mueller about the Russia investigation is not expected to be delivered to the Justice Department next week.
    A report from special counsel Robert Mueller about the Russia investigation is not expected to be delivered to the Justice Department next week.
  • Told to leave, IS 'caliphate' holdouts in Syria stay devoted

    Told to leave, IS 'caliphate' holdouts in Syria stay devoted

    Friday, February 22 2019 4:53 AM EST2019-02-22 09:53:01 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:45 PM EST2019-02-23 02:45:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces  fighters take a break as the fight against Islamic State militants continues in the village of Baghouz, Syria. U.S. and Iraqi officia...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces fighters take a break as the fight against Islamic State militants continues in the village of Baghouz, Syria. U.S. and Iraqi officia...
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces  fighters take a break as the fight against Islamic State militants continues in the village of Baghouz, Syria. U.S. and Iraqi officia...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 file photo, U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces fighters take a break as the fight against Islamic State militants continues in the village of Baghouz, Syria. U.S. and Iraqi officia...
    Spokesman: Sporadic clashes underway with remaining Islamic State militants in their last holdout in Syria.
    Spokesman: Sporadic clashes underway with remaining Islamic State militants in their last holdout in Syria.
  • Vatican sex abuse summit seeks new culture of accountability

    Vatican sex abuse summit seeks new culture of accountability

    Friday, February 22 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-22 10:03:05 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:45 PM EST2019-02-23 02:45:12 GMT
    (Giuseppe Lami/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis prays during the opening of the second day of a Vatican's conference on dealing with sex abuse by priests, at the Vatican, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy se...(Giuseppe Lami/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis prays during the opening of the second day of a Vatican's conference on dealing with sex abuse by priests, at the Vatican, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy se...
    (Giuseppe Lami/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis prays during the opening of the second day of a Vatican's conference on dealing with sex abuse by priests, at the Vatican, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy se...(Giuseppe Lami/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis prays during the opening of the second day of a Vatican's conference on dealing with sex abuse by priests, at the Vatican, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy se...
    Cardinals attending Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse have called for a new culture of accountability in the Catholic Church to punish bishops and religious superiors who fail to protect their...
    Cardinals attending Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse have called for a new culture of accountability in the Catholic Church to punish bishops and religious superiors who fail to protect their flocks from predator priests.
  • China bars millions from travel for 'social credit' offenses

    China bars millions from travel for 'social credit' offenses

    Friday, February 22 2019 6:43 AM EST2019-02-22 11:43:08 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:45 PM EST2019-02-23 02:45:05 GMT
    China blocks travel for 'social credit' offenses under system Communist Party says will improve public behavior.
    China blocks travel for 'social credit' offenses under system Communist Party says will improve public behavior.
  • UN nuclear watchdog: Iran stays within limits of 2015 deal

    UN nuclear watchdog: Iran stays within limits of 2015 deal

    Friday, February 22 2019 11:13 AM EST2019-02-22 16:13:07 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:45 PM EST2019-02-23 02:45:02 GMT
    The U.N.'s nuclear watchdog says Iran still is complying with the terms of a 2015 deal that aims to keep Tehran from building atomic weapons in exchange for economic incentives.
    The U.N.'s nuclear watchdog says Iran still is complying with the terms of a 2015 deal that aims to keep Tehran from building atomic weapons in exchange for economic incentives.
  • Fly-past honors WWII airmen who died saving UK children

    Fly-past honors WWII airmen who died saving UK children

    Friday, February 22 2019 4:13 AM EST2019-02-22 09:13:02 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:44 PM EST2019-02-23 02:44:55 GMT
    (The Kriegshauser family via AP). In this image provided by the Kriegshauser family and taken on Oct. 22, 1943 shows the crew posing for a photo in front of a training plane in Geiger Field in Spokane, Washington. They are back row from left: Stf Sgt. ...(The Kriegshauser family via AP). In this image provided by the Kriegshauser family and taken on Oct. 22, 1943 shows the crew posing for a photo in front of a training plane in Geiger Field in Spokane, Washington. They are back row from left: Stf Sgt. ...
    (The Kriegshauser family via AP). In this image provided by the Kriegshauser family and taken on Oct. 22, 1943 shows the crew posing for a photo in front of a training plane in Geiger Field in Spokane, Washington. They are back row from left: Stf Sgt. ...(The Kriegshauser family via AP). In this image provided by the Kriegshauser family and taken on Oct. 22, 1943 shows the crew posing for a photo in front of a training plane in Geiger Field in Spokane, Washington. They are back row from left: Stf Sgt. ...
    U.S. and Royal Air Force plans have soared over Sheffield, England, to honor 10 U.S. airmen who sacrificed their lives during World War II to save children playing in a park where they had tried to land.
    U.S. and Royal Air Force plans have soared over Sheffield, England, to honor 10 U.S. airmen who sacrificed their lives during World War II to save children playing in a park where they had tried to land.
  • The Latest: Venezuela partially closes Colombian border

    The Latest: Venezuela partially closes Colombian border

    Friday, February 22 2019 9:33 AM EST2019-02-22 14:33:11 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 9:44 PM EST2019-02-23 02:44:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Youths wearing white T-shirts and Venezuelan flags hike through an unmarked trail between high bushes to sneak into Colombia, for the "Venezuela Aid Live" concert on the Colombian side of the border, in Palotal, Venezuela, Fr...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Youths wearing white T-shirts and Venezuelan flags hike through an unmarked trail between high bushes to sneak into Colombia, for the "Venezuela Aid Live" concert on the Colombian side of the border, in Palotal, Venezuela, Fr...
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Youths wearing white T-shirts and Venezuelan flags hike through an unmarked trail between high bushes to sneak into Colombia, for the "Venezuela Aid Live" concert on the Colombian side of the border, in Palotal, Venezuela, Fr...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Youths wearing white T-shirts and Venezuelan flags hike through an unmarked trail between high bushes to sneak into Colombia, for the "Venezuela Aid Live" concert on the Colombian side of the border, in Palotal, Venezuela, Fr...
    British billionaire Richard Branson said he hopes a fundraising concert he is organizing on behalf of Venezuela will convince soldiers to disobey President Nicolas Maduro and allow shipments of humanitarian aid...
    British billionaire Richard Branson said he hopes a fundraising concert he is organizing on behalf of Venezuela will convince soldiers to disobey President Nicolas Maduro and allow shipments of humanitarian aid sitting on the border to pass.
  • Samsung folding phone is different - but also almost $2,000

    Samsung folding phone is different - but also almost $2,000

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:03 AM EST2019-02-20 08:03:35 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:54 PM EST2019-02-23 01:54:20 GMT
    Samsung poised to roll out new phones amid a lull in smartphone innovation.
    Samsung poised to roll out new phones amid a lull in smartphone innovation.
  • White House ends California talks on mileage dispute

    White House ends California talks on mileage dispute

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:23 PM EST2019-02-21 17:23:15 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:54 PM EST2019-02-23 01:54:13 GMT
    The Trump administration says it has broken off talks with California in a dispute over mileage standards, moving the two closer to a possible court battle that threatens to roil the auto industry.
    The Trump administration says it has broken off talks with California in a dispute over mileage standards, moving the two closer to a possible court battle that threatens to roil the auto industry.
  • Why do zebras have stripes? Perhaps to dazzle away flies

    Why do zebras have stripes? Perhaps to dazzle away flies

    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:03 AM EST2019-02-21 11:03:04 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:43 PM EST2019-02-23 01:43:59 GMT
    Zebra stripes are dazzling, particularly to flies and scientists say that might be the answer to how zebras got their stripes.
    Zebra stripes are dazzling, particularly to flies and scientists say that might be the answer to how zebras got their stripes.
  • Kim or Trump? Hanoi barber offers leaders' hairdos for free

    Kim or Trump? Hanoi barber offers leaders' hairdos for free

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:23 PM EST2019-02-20 04:23:30 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:43 PM EST2019-02-23 01:43:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hau Dinh). Le Phuc Hai, 66, left, and To Gia Huy, 9, sit after having Trump and Kim haircuts in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Tuesday, Feb.19, 2019.  U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in H...(AP Photo/Hau Dinh). Le Phuc Hai, 66, left, and To Gia Huy, 9, sit after having Trump and Kim haircuts in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Tuesday, Feb.19, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in H...
    (AP Photo/Hau Dinh). Le Phuc Hai, 66, left, and To Gia Huy, 9, sit after having Trump and Kim haircuts in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Tuesday, Feb.19, 2019.  U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in H...(AP Photo/Hau Dinh). Le Phuc Hai, 66, left, and To Gia Huy, 9, sit after having Trump and Kim haircuts in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Tuesday, Feb.19, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in H...
    Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in Hanoi, a week before their second summit in Vietnam's capital.
    Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in Hanoi, a week before their second summit in Vietnam's capital.
  • Swedish teen leads Belgian students on 7th climate march

    Swedish teen leads Belgian students on 7th climate march

    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-21 10:03:02 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:04 PM EST2019-02-23 01:04:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, center, speaks during an event at the EU Charlemagne building in Brussels, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Thunberg will also participate in a climate march through the city later in the day.(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, center, speaks during an event at the EU Charlemagne building in Brussels, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Thunberg will also participate in a climate march through the city later in the day.
    (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, center, speaks during an event at the EU Charlemagne building in Brussels, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Thunberg will also participate in a climate march through the city later in the day.(AP Photo/Virginia Mayo). Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, center, speaks during an event at the EU Charlemagne building in Brussels, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Thunberg will also participate in a climate march through the city later in the day.
    Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg is joining Belgian students who are skipping classes for the seventh Thursday in a row to march through Brussels to get more attention to fighting climate change.
    Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg is joining Belgian students who are skipping classes for the seventh Thursday in a row to march through Brussels to get more attention to fighting climate change.
  • Climate threat doubter is leading effort to advise Trump

    Climate threat doubter is leading effort to advise Trump

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:24 PM EST2019-02-20 23:24:23 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:04 PM EST2019-02-23 01:04:50 GMT
    The Trump administration is exploring the idea of a special committee to look at climate change and security risks, with the effort being coordinated by a 79-year-old physicist who rejects mainstream climate science.
    The Trump administration is exploring the idea of a special committee to look at climate change and security risks, with the effort being coordinated by a 79-year-old physicist who rejects mainstream climate science.
  • Israel flying to moon after SpaceX launch

    Israel flying to moon after SpaceX launch

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:43 PM EST2019-02-21 17:43:29 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:04 PM EST2019-02-23 01:04:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 file photo, technicians stand next to the SpaceIL lunar module, an unmanned spacecraft, on display in a special clean room during a press tour of their facility near Tel Aviv, Israel. Space...(AP Photo/Ariel Schalit). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 file photo, technicians stand next to the SpaceIL lunar module, an unmanned spacecraft, on display in a special clean room during a press tour of their facility near Tel Aviv, Israel. Space...
    (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 file photo, technicians stand next to the SpaceIL lunar module, an unmanned spacecraft, on display in a special clean room during a press tour of their facility near Tel Aviv, Israel. Space...(AP Photo/Ariel Schalit). FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 file photo, technicians stand next to the SpaceIL lunar module, an unmanned spacecraft, on display in a special clean room during a press tour of their facility near Tel Aviv, Israel. Space...
    Israel aims to land on the moon after hitching a ride on a SpaceX rocket.
    Israel aims to land on the moon after hitching a ride on a SpaceX rocket.
  • At Kraft Heinz, a fed investigation and a $15.4B write-down

    At Kraft Heinz, a fed investigation and a $15.4B write-down

    Friday, February 22 2019 6:13 AM EST2019-02-22 11:13:04 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 7:23 PM EST2019-02-23 00:23:27 GMT
    Shares in Kraft Heinz are expected to plunge when markets open Friday after the consumer goods company said it was being investigated by U.S. regulators and it reported a massive loss.
    Shares in Kraft Heinz are expected to plunge when markets open Friday after the consumer goods company said it was being investigated by U.S. regulators and it reported a massive loss.
  • Year in space put US astronaut's disease defenses on alert

    Year in space put US astronaut's disease defenses on alert

    Friday, February 15 2019 11:53 AM EST2019-02-15 16:53:30 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 7:14 PM EST2019-02-23 00:14:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky). FILE - In this March 26, 2015 file photo, U.S. astronaut Scott Kelly, right, crew member of the mission to the International Space Station, stands behind glass in a quarantine room, behind his brother, Mark Kelly, also an as...(AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky). FILE - In this March 26, 2015 file photo, U.S. astronaut Scott Kelly, right, crew member of the mission to the International Space Station, stands behind glass in a quarantine room, behind his brother, Mark Kelly, also an as...
    (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky). FILE - In this March 26, 2015 file photo, U.S. astronaut Scott Kelly, right, crew member of the mission to the International Space Station, stands behind glass in a quarantine room, behind his brother, Mark Kelly, also an as...(AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky). FILE - In this March 26, 2015 file photo, U.S. astronaut Scott Kelly, right, crew member of the mission to the International Space Station, stands behind glass in a quarantine room, behind his brother, Mark Kelly, also an as...
    Scientists find that a NASA astronaut who spent nearly a year in space had his immune system go on high alert.
    Scientists find that a NASA astronaut who spent nearly a year in space had his immune system go on high alert.
  • Haunting 'Roma' scene shines a rare spotlight on stillbirths

    Haunting 'Roma' scene shines a rare spotlight on stillbirths

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:33 PM EST2019-02-22 18:33:04 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 7:14 PM EST2019-02-23 00:14:35 GMT
    (Megan Breau via AP). This July 29, 2017 photo provided by Megan Breau shows Rebekah Shirey and her partner, Steve Martin, with their stillborn chid, Elijah, in an Ottawa, Canada hospital. Shirey had learned days earlier that Elijah’s heart had stopped...(Megan Breau via AP). This July 29, 2017 photo provided by Megan Breau shows Rebekah Shirey and her partner, Steve Martin, with their stillborn chid, Elijah, in an Ottawa, Canada hospital. Shirey had learned days earlier that Elijah’s heart had stopped...
    (Megan Breau via AP). This July 29, 2017 photo provided by Megan Breau shows Rebekah Shirey and her partner, Steve Martin, with their stillborn chid, Elijah, in an Ottawa, Canada hospital. Shirey had learned days earlier that Elijah’s heart had stopped...(Megan Breau via AP). This July 29, 2017 photo provided by Megan Breau shows Rebekah Shirey and her partner, Steve Martin, with their stillborn chid, Elijah, in an Ottawa, Canada hospital. Shirey had learned days earlier that Elijah’s heart had stopped...
    Haunting scene in Oscar-nominated film 'Roma' puts a rare spotlight on surprisingly common stillbirths.
    Haunting scene in Oscar-nominated film 'Roma' puts a rare spotlight on surprisingly common stillbirths.
  • Opioid maker used rap video to push powerful painkiller

    Opioid maker used rap video to push powerful painkiller

    Friday, February 15 2019 12:03 PM EST2019-02-15 17:03:14 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 7:14 PM EST2019-02-23 00:14:34 GMT
    (Insys Therapeutics/U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This still image from a 2015 video presented as evidence by the U.S. Attorney's Office in federal court in Boston on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, shows a scene from a rap video made to motivate Insys The...(Insys Therapeutics/U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This still image from a 2015 video presented as evidence by the U.S. Attorney's Office in federal court in Boston on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, shows a scene from a rap video made to motivate Insys The...
    (Insys Therapeutics/U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This still image from a 2015 video presented as evidence by the U.S. Attorney's Office in federal court in Boston on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, shows a scene from a rap video made to motivate Insys The...(Insys Therapeutics/U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This still image from a 2015 video presented as evidence by the U.S. Attorney's Office in federal court in Boston on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, shows a scene from a rap video made to motivate Insys The...
    Employees at a drug company accused of bribing doctors rapped and danced around a life-size bottle of a highly addictive fentanyl spray in a video meant to motivate sales reps into getting patients on higher doses.
    Employees at a drug company accused of bribing doctors rapped and danced around a life-size bottle of a highly addictive fentanyl spray in a video meant to motivate sales reps into getting patients on higher doses.
  • Worry about US-SKorea alliance grows before Trump-Kim summit

    Worry about US-SKorea alliance grows before Trump-Kim summit

    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:53 PM EST2019-02-22 04:53:50 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 6:34 PM EST2019-02-22 23:34:33 GMT
    (South Korea Defense Ministry via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2017, file photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula d...(South Korea Defense Ministry via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2017, file photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula d...
    (South Korea Defense Ministry via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2017, file photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula d...(South Korea Defense Ministry via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2017, file photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, U.S. Air Force B-1B bombers, F-35B stealth fighter jets and South Korean F-15K fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula d...
    Worry about US-South Korea grows ahead of second Trump-Kim summit.
    Worry about US-South Korea grows ahead of second Trump-Kim summit.
  • Fired Amazon worker with Crohn's sues over bathroom breaks

    Fired Amazon worker with Crohn's sues over bathroom breaks

    Friday, February 22 2019 5:33 PM EST2019-02-22 22:33:15 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 6:14 PM EST2019-02-22 23:14:53 GMT
    Fired Amazon worker in Kentucky with the inflammatory bowel condition Crohn's disease sues company over his dismissal, what he says was a need for more bathroom breaks.
    Fired Amazon worker in Kentucky with the inflammatory bowel condition Crohn's disease sues company over his dismissal, what he says was a need for more bathroom breaks.
  • FIFA bans Chelsea from signing players through next season

    FIFA bans Chelsea from signing players through next season

    Friday, February 22 2019 5:03 AM EST2019-02-22 10:03:02 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 5:55 PM EST2019-02-22 22:55:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Fans display a large Chelsea flag as Chelsea's Antonio Rudiger, left, hugs Chelsea's Oliver Giroud who scored his side's first goal during the round of 32, second leg, Europa League soccer match between Chelsea and Malmo FF a...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Fans display a large Chelsea flag as Chelsea's Antonio Rudiger, left, hugs Chelsea's Oliver Giroud who scored his side's first goal during the round of 32, second leg, Europa League soccer match between Chelsea and Malmo FF a...
    (AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Fans display a large Chelsea flag as Chelsea's Antonio Rudiger, left, hugs Chelsea's Oliver Giroud who scored his side's first goal during the round of 32, second leg, Europa League soccer match between Chelsea and Malmo FF a...(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). Fans display a large Chelsea flag as Chelsea's Antonio Rudiger, left, hugs Chelsea's Oliver Giroud who scored his side's first goal during the round of 32, second leg, Europa League soccer match between Chelsea and Malmo FF a...
    FIFA has banned Chelsea from signing players until the 2020 offseason transfer window for breaching rules covering young players.
    FIFA has banned Chelsea from signing players until the 2020 offseason transfer window for breaching rules covering young players.
  • El Chapo wants new trial, hearing to probe jury misconduct

    El Chapo wants new trial, hearing to probe jury misconduct

    Friday, February 22 2019 2:13 PM EST2019-02-22 19:13:04 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 5:33 PM EST2019-02-22 22:33:19 GMT
    Attorneys for drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman are asking for a new trial in light of what they say was jury misconduct during his drug conspiracy trial.
    Attorneys for drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman are asking for a new trial in light of what they say was jury misconduct during his drug conspiracy trial.
  • Round 2 of teacher strikes looks beyond pay and funding

    Round 2 of teacher strikes looks beyond pay and funding

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:13 PM EST2019-02-22 18:13:07 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 5:05 PM EST2019-02-22 22:05:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu,File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 photo picket signs are shown as teachers, students and supporters at a rally at Frank Ogawa Plaza in front of City Hall in Oakland, Calif. Teachers in Oakland hit the picket lines just as West Vir...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu,File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 photo picket signs are shown as teachers, students and supporters at a rally at Frank Ogawa Plaza in front of City Hall in Oakland, Calif. Teachers in Oakland hit the picket lines just as West Vir...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu,File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 photo picket signs are shown as teachers, students and supporters at a rally at Frank Ogawa Plaza in front of City Hall in Oakland, Calif. Teachers in Oakland hit the picket lines just as West Vir...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu,File). FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2019 photo picket signs are shown as teachers, students and supporters at a rally at Frank Ogawa Plaza in front of City Hall in Oakland, Calif. Teachers in Oakland hit the picket lines just as West Vir...
    Oakland, California, teachers hit the picket lines just as teachers in West Virginia went back to class in a kind of tag-team display of the national teacher unrest that in many places has moved beyond pay to...
    Oakland, California, teachers hit the picket lines just as teachers in West Virginia went back to class in a kind of tag-team display of the national teacher unrest that in many places has moved beyond pay to politics.
  • GM extends life of its only Detroit factory until early 2020

    GM extends life of its only Detroit factory until early 2020

    Friday, February 22 2019 3:23 PM EST2019-02-22 20:23:18 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 5:04 PM EST2019-02-22 22:04:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - This May 16, 2014, file photo, shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit. General Motors is extending the life of its only Detroit factory until early next year.The plant on the bo...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - This May 16, 2014, file photo, shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit. General Motors is extending the life of its only Detroit factory until early next year.The plant on the bo...
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - This May 16, 2014, file photo, shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit. General Motors is extending the life of its only Detroit factory until early next year.The plant on the bo...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - This May 16, 2014, file photo, shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit. General Motors is extending the life of its only Detroit factory until early next year.The plant on the bo...
    General Motors is extending the life of its only Detroit factory until early next year.
    General Motors is extending the life of its only Detroit factory until early next year.
  • Thais give Russia, US right to extradite hacking suspect

    Thais give Russia, US right to extradite hacking suspect

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 11:53 AM EST2019-02-20 16:53:11 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:55 PM EST2019-02-22 21:55:00 GMT
    A Thai court has accepted a U.S. request that a Russian man who allegedly was part of a gang that stole millions of dollars online from bank accounts be extradited to the United States, but the suspect could end up...
    A Thai court has accepted a U.S. request that a Russian man who allegedly was part of a gang that stole millions of dollars online from bank accounts be extradited to the United States, but the suspect could end up in Russia anyway.
  • Ireland publishes no-deal Brexit bill it hopes it won't need

    Ireland publishes no-deal Brexit bill it hopes it won't need

    Friday, February 22 2019 5:23 AM EST2019-02-22 10:23:04 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:43 PM EST2019-02-22 21:43:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, is greeted by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker prior to a meeting at EU headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. European Commission President Jean-Claude ...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, is greeted by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker prior to a meeting at EU headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. European Commission President Jean-Claude ...
    (AP Photo/Francisco Seco). British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, is greeted by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker prior to a meeting at EU headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. European Commission President Jean-Claude ...(AP Photo/Francisco Seco). British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, is greeted by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker prior to a meeting at EU headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. European Commission President Jean-Claude ...
    The Irish government has published legislation designed to ease the damage if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal _ but says it hopes the law will never be needed.
    The Irish government has published legislation designed to ease the damage if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal _ but says it hopes the law will never be needed.
  • Mueller to file sentencing memo in Manafort conspiracy case

    Mueller to file sentencing memo in Manafort conspiracy case

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:23 PM EST2019-02-22 17:23:03 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:35 PM EST2019-02-22 21:35:42 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. A judge has set a March 8, 2019, sentencing da...(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. A judge has set a March 8, 2019, sentencing da...
    (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. A judge has set a March 8, 2019, sentencing da...(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. A judge has set a March 8, 2019, sentencing da...
    Special counsel Robert Mueller is filing a sentencing memorandum in one of the two criminal cases against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
    Special counsel Robert Mueller is filing a sentencing memorandum in one of the two criminal cases against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
  • The Latest: Trump again denies collusion as report nears

    The Latest: Trump again denies collusion as report nears

    Friday, February 22 2019 3:53 PM EST2019-02-22 20:53:12 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:25 PM EST2019-02-22 21:25:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.
    Six House Democratic committee heads are calling on Attorney General William Barr to make special counsel Robert Mueller's full report public, including any "evidence of misconduct" by President Donald Trump.
    Six House Democratic committee heads are calling on Attorney General William Barr to make special counsel Robert Mueller's full report public, including any "evidence of misconduct" by President Donald Trump.
  • Judge orders feds to list private groups receiving watchlist

    Judge orders feds to list private groups receiving watchlist

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:13 PM EST2019-02-22 18:13:05 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:24 PM EST2019-02-22 21:24:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2017, file photo, attorney Gadeir Abbas speaks during a news conference at the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) in Washington. The federal government has acknowledged that it shares its...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2017, file photo, attorney Gadeir Abbas speaks during a news conference at the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) in Washington. The federal government has acknowledged that it shares its...
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2017, file photo, attorney Gadeir Abbas speaks during a news conference at the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) in Washington. The federal government has acknowledged that it shares its...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2017, file photo, attorney Gadeir Abbas speaks during a news conference at the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) in Washington. The federal government has acknowledged that it shares its...
    A federal magistrate has told the government it must disclose to him and to plaintiffs' attorneys a list of private organizations that receive access to the government's list of known or suspected terrorists.
    A federal magistrate has told the government it must disclose to him and to plaintiffs' attorneys a list of private organizations that receive access to the government's list of known or suspected terrorists.
  • Mueller report looming, new attorney general in hot seat

    Mueller report looming, new attorney general in hot seat

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:23 AM EST2019-02-22 05:23:40 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:14 PM EST2019-02-22 21:14:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019, file photo, then-Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Barr has been attorney general for just one week b...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019, file photo, then-Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Barr has been attorney general for just one week b...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019, file photo, then-Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Barr has been attorney general for just one week b...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2019, file photo, then-Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Barr has been attorney general for just one week b...
    William Barr is on the cusp of what will almost certainly be the most consequential decision of his long career: how much of the special counsel's findings to make public.
    William Barr is on the cusp of what will almost certainly be the most consequential decision of his long career: how much of the special counsel's findings to make public.
  • Correction: Empire Cast Member-Attack story

    Correction: Empire Cast Member-Attack story

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:03 AM EST2019-02-21 05:03:35 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 2:53 PM EST2019-02-22 19:53:38 GMT
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. A police official says "Empire" actor is now considered a suspect "for filing a false police r...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. A police official says "Empire" actor is now considered a suspect "for filing a false police r...
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. A police official says "Empire" actor is now considered a suspect "for filing a false police r...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. A police official says "Empire" actor is now considered a suspect "for filing a false police r...
    'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett goes from victim to accused felon in less than a month.
    'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett goes from victim to accused felon in less than a month.
  • Syracuse coach Boeheim strikes, kills pedestrian on highway

    Syracuse coach Boeheim strikes, kills pedestrian on highway

    Thursday, February 21 2019 10:13 AM EST2019-02-21 15:13:12 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 2:34 PM EST2019-02-22 19:34:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Lisi). Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim, left, talks to an official about a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in Syracuse, N.Y., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Syracuse won 69-49.(AP Photo/Nick Lisi). Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim, left, talks to an official about a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in Syracuse, N.Y., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Syracuse won 69-49.
    (AP Photo/Nick Lisi). Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim, left, talks to an official about a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in Syracuse, N.Y., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Syracuse won 69-49.(AP Photo/Nick Lisi). Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim, left, talks to an official about a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in Syracuse, N.Y., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Syracuse won 69-49.
    Police say Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a 51-year-old man walking outside his vehicle on a highway.
    Police say Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a 51-year-old man walking outside his vehicle on a highway.
  • Trump ally Stone gets gag order after 'crosshairs' post

    Trump ally Stone gets gag order after 'crosshairs' post

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:03 PM EST2019-02-21 20:03:18 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 2:04 PM EST2019-02-22 19:04:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appear in court over a Instagr...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appear in court over a Instagr...
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appear in court over a Instagr...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appear in court over a Instagr...
    Trump confidant Roger Stone in court to answer for Instagram post that appeared to show judge and crosshairs of a gun.
    Trump confidant Roger Stone in court to answer for Instagram post that appeared to show judge and crosshairs of a gun.
  • Smollett reactions epitomize polarized state of US politics

    Smollett reactions epitomize polarized state of US politics

    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:53 PM EST2019-02-21 22:53:36 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 1:35 PM EST2019-02-22 18:35:42 GMT
    Reactions to police assertion that Jussie Smollett staged the attack on himself reflect the polarized state of political discourse in US.
    Reactions to police assertion that Jussie Smollett staged the attack on himself reflect the polarized state of political discourse in US.
  • New election ordered in disputed North Carolina House race

    New election ordered in disputed North Carolina House race

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:24 AM EST2019-02-21 06:24:19 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 1:35 PM EST2019-02-22 18:35:11 GMT
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). John Harris, the son of Mark Harris, testifies during the third day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at t...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). John Harris, the son of Mark Harris, testifies during the third day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at t...
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). John Harris, the son of Mark Harris, testifies during the third day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at t...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). John Harris, the son of Mark Harris, testifies during the third day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregularities investigation Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at t...
    The Republican narrowly leading the country's last undecided congressional election wants North Carolina elections officials to overlook ballot manipulation in a rural county and declare him the winner.
    The Republican narrowly leading the country's last undecided congressional election wants North Carolina elections officials to overlook ballot manipulation in a rural county and declare him the winner.
  • Records: 75 percent of revoked Illinois gun licenses ignored

    Records: 75 percent of revoked Illinois gun licenses ignored

    Friday, February 22 2019 12:33 PM EST2019-02-22 17:33:03 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 1:25 PM EST2019-02-22 18:25:15 GMT
    (Aurora Illinois Police Department via AP). This undated booking photo provided by the Aurora Illinois Police Department shows Gary Montez Martin, who police say killed multiple people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse after he was fired, F...(Aurora Illinois Police Department via AP). This undated booking photo provided by the Aurora Illinois Police Department shows Gary Montez Martin, who police say killed multiple people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse after he was fired, F...
    (Aurora Illinois Police Department via AP). This undated booking photo provided by the Aurora Illinois Police Department shows Gary Montez Martin, who police say killed multiple people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse after he was fired, F...(Aurora Illinois Police Department via AP). This undated booking photo provided by the Aurora Illinois Police Department shows Gary Montez Martin, who police say killed multiple people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse after he was fired, F...
    The Illinois State Police says more than 75 percent of people who received gun license revocations in the state last year ignored the notices.
    The Illinois State Police says more than 75 percent of people who received gun license revocations in the state last year ignored the notices.
  • US cardinals hope new accountability stops abusers in future

    US cardinals hope new accountability stops abusers in future

    Friday, February 22 2019 11:13 AM EST2019-02-22 16:13:15 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:34 PM EST2019-02-22 17:34:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito, files). FILE - In this Monday, April 18, 2005 file photo, U.S. Cardinal Theodore Edgar McCarrick attends a Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. On Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 the Vatican announced Pope Francis defrocked f...(AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito, files). FILE - In this Monday, April 18, 2005 file photo, U.S. Cardinal Theodore Edgar McCarrick attends a Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. On Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 the Vatican announced Pope Francis defrocked f...
    (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito, files). FILE - In this Monday, April 18, 2005 file photo, U.S. Cardinal Theodore Edgar McCarrick attends a Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. On Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 the Vatican announced Pope Francis defrocked f...(AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito, files). FILE - In this Monday, April 18, 2005 file photo, U.S. Cardinal Theodore Edgar McCarrick attends a Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. On Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 the Vatican announced Pope Francis defrocked f...
    Two U.S. cardinals attending the Vatican's sex abuse prevention summit say the downfall of former colleague Theodore McCarrick is sad but they hope a new spirit of accountability would prevent future cover-ups of...
    Two U.S. cardinals attending the Vatican's sex abuse prevention summit say the downfall of former colleague Theodore McCarrick is sad but they hope a new spirit of accountability would prevent future cover-ups of bishop misconduct.
  • Oregon housing squeeze sets stage for statewide rent control

    Oregon housing squeeze sets stage for statewide rent control

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:43 AM EST2019-02-21 05:43:35 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:04 PM EST2019-02-22 17:04:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky). In this photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, a committee of the Oregon House of Representatives debates a bill in Salem, Ore., that would make Oregon the first state to impose mandatory rent controls statewide. The committee ...(AP Photo/Andrew Selsky). In this photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, a committee of the Oregon House of Representatives debates a bill in Salem, Ore., that would make Oregon the first state to impose mandatory rent controls statewide. The committee ...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky). In this photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, a committee of the Oregon House of Representatives debates a bill in Salem, Ore., that would make Oregon the first state to impose mandatory rent controls statewide. The committee ...(AP Photo/Andrew Selsky). In this photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, a committee of the Oregon House of Representatives debates a bill in Salem, Ore., that would make Oregon the first state to impose mandatory rent controls statewide. The committee ...
    Oregon is on track to becoming the first state to impose mandatory rent controls, with a measure establishing tenant protections moving through the Legislature.
    Oregon is on track to becoming the first state to impose mandatory rent controls, with a measure establishing tenant protections moving through the Legislature.
  • Powerful 7.5-magnitude quake hits southern Ecuador

    Powerful 7.5-magnitude quake hits southern Ecuador

    Friday, February 22 2019 6:33 AM EST2019-02-22 11:33:10 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 11:34 AM EST2019-02-22 16:34:37 GMT
    The U.S. Geological Survey says a very powerful magnitude 7.5 earthquake has struck eastern Ecuador close to its border with Peru.
    The U.S. Geological Survey says a very powerful magnitude 7.5 earthquake has struck eastern Ecuador close to its border with Peru.
  • Chicago's vast camera network helped Smollett investigation

    Chicago's vast camera network helped Smollett investigation

    Friday, February 22 2019 1:13 AM EST2019-02-22 06:13:36 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 11:34 AM EST2019-02-22 16:34:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). In this Feb. 1, 2019 photo, a surveillance camera is seen near the spot where "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett allegedly staged the attack in Chicago. Chicago police tapped into a vast network of surveillance cameras _ and som...(AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). In this Feb. 1, 2019 photo, a surveillance camera is seen near the spot where "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett allegedly staged the attack in Chicago. Chicago police tapped into a vast network of surveillance cameras _ and som...
    (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). In this Feb. 1, 2019 photo, a surveillance camera is seen near the spot where "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett allegedly staged the attack in Chicago. Chicago police tapped into a vast network of surveillance cameras _ and som...(AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). In this Feb. 1, 2019 photo, a surveillance camera is seen near the spot where "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett allegedly staged the attack in Chicago. Chicago police tapped into a vast network of surveillance cameras _ and som...
    Chicago's vast network of surveillance cameras helped track down brothers who discredited Smollett attack.
    Chicago's vast network of surveillance cameras helped track down brothers who discredited Smollett attack.
  • The Latest: Judge imposes gag order on Trump confidant Stone

    The Latest: Judge imposes gag order on Trump confidant Stone

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:53 PM EST2019-02-21 20:53:20 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 11:25 AM EST2019-02-22 16:25:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, and daughter Adria Stone, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appe...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, and daughter Adria Stone, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appe...
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, and daughter Adria Stone, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appe...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Former campaign adviser for President Donald Trump, Roger Stone accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, left, and daughter Adria Stone, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Stone was ordered to appe...
    Trump confidant Roger Stone says he made an egregious mistake by posting an Instagram photo of the judge presiding over his criminal case with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.
    Trump confidant Roger Stone says he made an egregious mistake by posting an Instagram photo of the judge presiding over his criminal case with what appears to be the crosshairs of a gun.
  • Rare snow dusts Vegas strip, sticks to LA-area foothills

    Rare snow dusts Vegas strip, sticks to LA-area foothills

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:13 PM EST2019-02-21 17:13:30 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 11:05 AM EST2019-02-22 16:05:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). A dusting of snow covers an area along the Las Vegas Strip, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Las Vegas. A winter storm is expected to drop up to 3 inches (8 centimeters) of snow on Las Vegas' southern and western outskirts while othe...(AP Photo/John Locher). A dusting of snow covers an area along the Las Vegas Strip, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Las Vegas. A winter storm is expected to drop up to 3 inches (8 centimeters) of snow on Las Vegas' southern and western outskirts while othe...
    (AP Photo/John Locher). A dusting of snow covers an area along the Las Vegas Strip, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Las Vegas. A winter storm is expected to drop up to 3 inches (8 centimeters) of snow on Las Vegas' southern and western outskirts while othe...(AP Photo/John Locher). A dusting of snow covers an area along the Las Vegas Strip, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Las Vegas. A winter storm is expected to drop up to 3 inches (8 centimeters) of snow on Las Vegas' southern and western outskirts while othe...
    Las Vegas is getting a rare taste of winter weather, with significant snowfall across the metro area for the first time in a decade.
    Las Vegas is getting a rare taste of winter weather, with significant snowfall across the metro area for the first time in a decade.
  • The Latest: Lawyer call Smollett man of character, integrity

    The Latest: Lawyer call Smollett man of character, integrity

    Thursday, February 21 2019 7:03 AM EST2019-02-21 12:03:09 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 11:05 AM EST2019-02-22 16:05:37 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...
    Chicago police say "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has turned himself in to face a charge of making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay...
    Chicago police say "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has turned himself in to face a charge of making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay slurs and looped a rope around his neck.
  • Feds: El Chapo's sons indicted on drug conspiracy charges

    Feds: El Chapo's sons indicted on drug conspiracy charges

    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:33 PM EST2019-02-21 23:33:24 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:44 AM EST2019-02-22 15:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman was ...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman was ...
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman was ...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman was ...
    Two sons of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman have been indicted on drug conspiracy charges.
    Two sons of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman have been indicted on drug conspiracy charges.
  • In letters, Whitey Bulger fondly recalled old days, Alcatraz

    In letters, Whitey Bulger fondly recalled old days, Alcatraz

    Friday, February 22 2019 9:03 AM EST2019-02-22 14:03:11 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 10:13 AM EST2019-02-22 15:13:49 GMT
    (Darin Rone/Urban Culture Auctions via AP). This photo provided by Urban Culture Auctions in West Palm Beach, Fla., shows a hand-written letter by the late mobster James "Whitey" Bulger, an envelope and a holiday greeting card emblazoned with his 1959 ...(Darin Rone/Urban Culture Auctions via AP). This photo provided by Urban Culture Auctions in West Palm Beach, Fla., shows a hand-written letter by the late mobster James "Whitey" Bulger, an envelope and a holiday greeting card emblazoned with his 1959 ...
    (Darin Rone/Urban Culture Auctions via AP). This photo provided by Urban Culture Auctions in West Palm Beach, Fla., shows a hand-written letter by the late mobster James "Whitey" Bulger, an envelope and a holiday greeting card emblazoned with his 1959 ...(Darin Rone/Urban Culture Auctions via AP). This photo provided by Urban Culture Auctions in West Palm Beach, Fla., shows a hand-written letter by the late mobster James "Whitey" Bulger, an envelope and a holiday greeting card emblazoned with his 1959 ...
    Letters written by James "Whitey" Bulger provide a glimpse into the murderous Boston gang boss' mundane life in prison and treatment by other inmates.
    Letters written by James "Whitey" Bulger provide a glimpse into the murderous Boston gang boss' mundane life in prison and treatment by other inmates.
  • Prosecutors: Smollett paid brothers $3,500 for staged attack

    Prosecutors: Smollett paid brothers $3,500 for staged attack

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:23 PM EST2019-02-21 01:23:28 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 8:34 AM EST2019-02-22 13:34:32 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 14, 2018 file photo, Jussie Smollett, a cast member in the TV series "Empire," attends the Fox Networks Group 2018 programming presentation afterparty in New York. A police official says "E...
    Brothers at the center of the investigation into a reported attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are bodybuilders with an online following who have dabbled in acting and at least one failed business venture,...
    Brothers at the center of the investigation into a reported attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are bodybuilders with an online following who have dabbled in acting and at least one failed business venture, according to reports and social media posts.
  • Amid loss of leaders, unknown militant rises in Philippines

    Amid loss of leaders, unknown militant rises in Philippines

    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:43 PM EST2019-02-22 01:43:34 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 7:13 AM EST2019-02-22 12:13:42 GMT
    (Philippine National Police via AP). This photo provided by Philippine National Police (PNP), shows militant Abu Sayyaf Group leader Hatib Hajan Sawadjaan in the PNP confidential report. Philippine and U.S. official say a little known militant has been...(Philippine National Police via AP). This photo provided by Philippine National Police (PNP), shows militant Abu Sayyaf Group leader Hatib Hajan Sawadjaan in the PNP confidential report. Philippine and U.S. official say a little known militant has been...
    (Philippine National Police via AP). This photo provided by Philippine National Police (PNP), shows militant Abu Sayyaf Group leader Hatib Hajan Sawadjaan in the PNP confidential report. Philippine and U.S. official say a little known militant has been...(Philippine National Police via AP). This photo provided by Philippine National Police (PNP), shows militant Abu Sayyaf Group leader Hatib Hajan Sawadjaan in the PNP confidential report. Philippine and U.S. official say a little known militant has been...
    Philippine and US officials say a little-known militant has been named leader of the Islamic State group in the southern Philippines.
    Philippine and US officials say a little-known militant has been named leader of the Islamic State group in the southern Philippines.
  • French bishops agree to compensation for sex abuse victims

    French bishops agree to compensation for sex abuse victims

    Friday, February 22 2019 2:33 AM EST2019-02-22 07:33:35 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 6:44 AM EST2019-02-22 11:44:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani, File). FILE - In this Jan.7, 2019 file photo, cardinal Philippe Barbarin, center, takes his seat as he arrives at the Lyon courthouse with his lawyers : Jean-Felix Luciani, 2nd right, and Andre Soulier, right, to attend his ...(AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani, File). FILE - In this Jan.7, 2019 file photo, cardinal Philippe Barbarin, center, takes his seat as he arrives at the Lyon courthouse with his lawyers : Jean-Felix Luciani, 2nd right, and Andre Soulier, right, to attend his ...
    (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani, File). FILE - In this Jan.7, 2019 file photo, cardinal Philippe Barbarin, center, takes his seat as he arrives at the Lyon courthouse with his lawyers : Jean-Felix Luciani, 2nd right, and Andre Soulier, right, to attend his ...(AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani, File). FILE - In this Jan.7, 2019 file photo, cardinal Philippe Barbarin, center, takes his seat as he arrives at the Lyon courthouse with his lawyers : Jean-Felix Luciani, 2nd right, and Andre Soulier, right, to attend his ...
    France's bishops agree 'in principle' to award financial compensation to victims sexual abuse by priests.
    France's bishops agree 'in principle' to award financial compensation to victims sexual abuse by priests.
  • Monkees' lovable bass-guitar player Peter Tork dead at 77

    Monkees' lovable bass-guitar player Peter Tork dead at 77

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-21 20:13:23 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 6:43 AM EST2019-02-22 11:43:32 GMT
    Peter Tork, who rocketed to teen-idol fame in 1966 playing the lovably clueless bass guitarist in the made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 77.
    Peter Tork, who rocketed to teen-idol fame in 1966 playing the lovably clueless bass guitarist in the made-for-television rock band The Monkees, has died at 77.
  • Searing testimony heard at Vatican sex abuse summit

    Searing testimony heard at Vatican sex abuse summit

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:13 AM EST2019-02-21 08:13:40 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:53 AM EST2019-02-22 09:53:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Members of the ECA (Ending of Clergy Abuse) organization and survivors of clergy sex abuse pose for photographers outside St. Peter's Square, at he Vatican, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Organizers of Pope Francis' summit on preven...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Members of the ECA (Ending of Clergy Abuse) organization and survivors of clergy sex abuse pose for photographers outside St. Peter's Square, at he Vatican, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Organizers of Pope Francis' summit on preven...
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Members of the ECA (Ending of Clergy Abuse) organization and survivors of clergy sex abuse pose for photographers outside St. Peter's Square, at he Vatican, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Organizers of Pope Francis' summit on preven...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Members of the ECA (Ending of Clergy Abuse) organization and survivors of clergy sex abuse pose for photographers outside St. Peter's Square, at he Vatican, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Organizers of Pope Francis' summit on preven...
    Pope Francis has opened a high-level summit of church leaders on preventing clergy sex abuse, hoping to impress on bishops from around the world that the problem is global and requires a global response.
    Pope Francis has opened a high-level summit of church leaders on preventing clergy sex abuse, hoping to impress on bishops from around the world that the problem is global and requires a global response.
  • Brigade of volunteers vow to bring aid to Venezuela's needy

    Brigade of volunteers vow to bring aid to Venezuela's needy

    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:33 PM EST2019-02-21 19:33:40 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:43 AM EST2019-02-22 09:43:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). In this Feb. 19. 2019 photo, people fill forms to joint to the group of volunteers that will help to introduce humanitarian aid into Venezuela, during a meeting to recruit volunteers, at a square in Caracas, Venezuela. The op...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). In this Feb. 19. 2019 photo, people fill forms to joint to the group of volunteers that will help to introduce humanitarian aid into Venezuela, during a meeting to recruit volunteers, at a square in Caracas, Venezuela. The op...
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). In this Feb. 19. 2019 photo, people fill forms to joint to the group of volunteers that will help to introduce humanitarian aid into Venezuela, during a meeting to recruit volunteers, at a square in Caracas, Venezuela. The op...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). In this Feb. 19. 2019 photo, people fill forms to joint to the group of volunteers that will help to introduce humanitarian aid into Venezuela, during a meeting to recruit volunteers, at a square in Caracas, Venezuela. The op...
    President Nicolas Maduro deploys missiles and infantryman to the border bracing for what he claims is a U.S. coup plot disguised as humanitarian aid, as his opponents rally their own troops.
    President Nicolas Maduro deploys missiles and infantryman to the border bracing for what he claims is a U.S. coup plot disguised as humanitarian aid, as his opponents rally their own troops.
  • Abuse victims: Italian law helps bishops dodge investigation

    Abuse victims: Italian law helps bishops dodge investigation

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-21 17:44:29 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 4:03 AM EST2019-02-22 09:03:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Survivor of sex abuse Francesco Zanardi, right, listens to Mark Rozzi, Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, during a press conference at the Italian Lower Chamber press hall in Rome, Thursday, Feb....(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Survivor of sex abuse Francesco Zanardi, right, listens to Mark Rozzi, Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, during a press conference at the Italian Lower Chamber press hall in Rome, Thursday, Feb....
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Survivor of sex abuse Francesco Zanardi, right, listens to Mark Rozzi, Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, during a press conference at the Italian Lower Chamber press hall in Rome, Thursday, Feb....(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia). Survivor of sex abuse Francesco Zanardi, right, listens to Mark Rozzi, Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, during a press conference at the Italian Lower Chamber press hall in Rome, Thursday, Feb....
    Advocates for victims of pedophile priests are pushing for Italy to revise laws that help bishops dodge accountability.
    Advocates for victims of pedophile priests are pushing for Italy to revise laws that help bishops dodge accountability.
  • More than 150 IS militants handed over to Iraq from Syria

    More than 150 IS militants handed over to Iraq from Syria

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:53 AM EST2019-02-21 08:53:40 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 2:04 AM EST2019-02-22 07:04:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Humvee stands by as a truck that is part of a convoy evacuating hundreds out of the last territory held by Islamic State militants, passes in Baghouz, eastern Syria, Wednesday, Feb. 2...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Humvee stands by as a truck that is part of a convoy evacuating hundreds out of the last territory held by Islamic State militants, passes in Baghouz, eastern Syria, Wednesday, Feb. 2...
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Humvee stands by as a truck that is part of a convoy evacuating hundreds out of the last territory held by Islamic State militants, passes in Baghouz, eastern Syria, Wednesday, Feb. 2...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Humvee stands by as a truck that is part of a convoy evacuating hundreds out of the last territory held by Islamic State militants, passes in Baghouz, eastern Syria, Wednesday, Feb. 2...
    Iraqi security official: US-backed Syrian militia fighting IS in Syria hands over more than 150 Iraqi militants to Iraq.
    Iraqi security official: US-backed Syrian militia fighting IS in Syria hands over more than 150 Iraqi militants to Iraq.
  • Michael Jackson estate lawsuit sues HBO over documentary

    Michael Jackson estate lawsuit sues HBO over documentary

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:43 PM EST2019-02-21 20:43:19 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 1:33 AM EST2019-02-22 06:33:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2005 file photo, pop icon Michael Jackson waves to his supporters as he arrives for his child molestation trial at the Santa Barbara County Superior Court in Santa Maria, Calif. The estate of...(AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2005 file photo, pop icon Michael Jackson waves to his supporters as he arrives for his child molestation trial at the Santa Barbara County Superior Court in Santa Maria, Calif. The estate of...
    (AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2005 file photo, pop icon Michael Jackson waves to his supporters as he arrives for his child molestation trial at the Santa Barbara County Superior Court in Santa Maria, Calif. The estate of...(AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2005 file photo, pop icon Michael Jackson waves to his supporters as he arrives for his child molestation trial at the Santa Barbara County Superior Court in Santa Maria, Calif. The estate of...
    The estate of Michael Jackson sues HBO over a documentary about two men who accuse the late pop superstar of molesting them when they were boys.
    The estate of Michael Jackson sues HBO over a documentary about two men who accuse the late pop superstar of molesting them when they were boys.
  • Threat allegations keep Coast Guard officer jailed

    Threat allegations keep Coast Guard officer jailed

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:23 PM EST2019-02-21 17:23:39 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 1:14 AM EST2019-02-22 06:14:05 GMT
    (U.S. District Court via AP). This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Prosecutors say that Hasso...(U.S. District Court via AP). This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Prosecutors say that Hasso...
    (U.S. District Court via AP). This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Prosecutors say that Hasso...(U.S. District Court via AP). This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Prosecutors say that Hasso...
    Federal authorities say a Coast Guard officer who espoused white supremacist views and dreamed of mass murder drew up a computer-spreadsheet hit list of Democratic politicians and TV journalists.
    Federal authorities say a Coast Guard officer who espoused white supremacist views and dreamed of mass murder drew up a computer-spreadsheet hit list of Democratic politicians and TV journalists.
  • Gov. Hogan: No Trump primary challenge without major shift

    Gov. Hogan: No Trump primary challenge without major shift

    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:14 PM EST2019-02-21 23:14:49 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:24 AM EST2019-02-22 05:24:44 GMT
    Maryland Gov. Hogan: No Trump primary challenge without major shift.
    Maryland Gov. Hogan: No Trump primary challenge without major shift.
  • Was that ballot fraud in North Carolina US House race?

    Was that ballot fraud in North Carolina US House race?

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:43 AM EST2019-02-20 06:43:42 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:25 AM EST2019-02-22 05:25:12 GMT
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, listens to testimony during a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th congressional district voting irregularities investiga...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, listens to testimony during a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th congressional district voting irregularities investiga...
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, listens to testimony during a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th congressional district voting irregularities investiga...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th congressional race, listens to testimony during a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th congressional district voting irregularities investiga...
    The apparent Republican winner of the country's last undecided congressional election is expected to explain why he stuck with a North Carolina political operative with a shady track record that even the GOP...
    The apparent Republican winner of the country's last undecided congressional election is expected to explain why he stuck with a North Carolina political operative with a shady track record that even the GOP candidate thought about protesting in the past.
  • IRS employee charged in leak of Trump attorney records

    IRS employee charged in leak of Trump attorney records

    Thursday, February 21 2019 4:54 PM EST2019-02-21 21:54:56 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:14 AM EST2019-02-22 05:14:36 GMT
    Federal prosecutors in San Francisco have charged an IRS agent with leaking banking records of President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.
    Federal prosecutors in San Francisco have charged an IRS agent with leaking banking records of President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.
  • Venezuela's Maduro closes Brazil border to block aid entry

    Venezuela's Maduro closes Brazil border to block aid entry

    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:03 PM EST2019-02-21 23:03:24 GMT
    Friday, February 22 2019 12:04 AM EST2019-02-22 05:04:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). A man walks past boxes of USAID humanitarian aid at a warehouse at the Tienditas International Brigde on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, on the border with Venezuela. Venezuela's President Nicola...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). A man walks past boxes of USAID humanitarian aid at a warehouse at the Tienditas International Brigde on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, on the border with Venezuela. Venezuela's President Nicola...
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). A man walks past boxes of USAID humanitarian aid at a warehouse at the Tienditas International Brigde on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, on the border with Venezuela. Venezuela's President Nicola...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). A man walks past boxes of USAID humanitarian aid at a warehouse at the Tienditas International Brigde on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, on the border with Venezuela. Venezuela's President Nicola...
    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has ordered the vast border with Brazil to be closed, just days before opposition leaders plan to bring in foreign humanitarian aid he has refused to accept.
    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has ordered the vast border with Brazil to be closed, just days before opposition leaders plan to bring in foreign humanitarian aid he has refused to accept.
  • Deadly Bangladesh fire shows lapses in development

    Deadly Bangladesh fire shows lapses in development

    Thursday, February 21 2019 7:13 AM EST2019-02-21 12:13:20 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:56 PM EST2019-02-22 04:56:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Zabed Hasnain Chowdhury). Flames rise from a fire in a densely packed shopping area in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. A devastating fire raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed scor...(AP Photo/Zabed Hasnain Chowdhury). Flames rise from a fire in a densely packed shopping area in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. A devastating fire raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed scor...
    (AP Photo/Zabed Hasnain Chowdhury). Flames rise from a fire in a densely packed shopping area in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. A devastating fire raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed scor...(AP Photo/Zabed Hasnain Chowdhury). Flames rise from a fire in a densely packed shopping area in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. A devastating fire raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed scor...
    A deadly fire in Bangladesh gutted a section of Chawkbazar, an ancient section of Dhaka that dates to the Mughal era, in a stark reminder of the lapses in public safety that continue despite rapid economic...
    A deadly fire in Bangladesh gutted a section of Chawkbazar, an ancient section of Dhaka that dates to the Mughal era, in a stark reminder of the lapses in public safety that continue despite rapid economic development.
  • Judge considers expanding child separation case

    Judge considers expanding child separation case

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:13 AM EST2019-02-21 06:13:35 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:24 PM EST2019-02-22 04:24:38 GMT
    (Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 9, 2018, file photo, provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, shows a scene from a tour of South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. Month...(Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 9, 2018, file photo, provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, shows a scene from a tour of South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. Month...
    (Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 9, 2018, file photo, provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, shows a scene from a tour of South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. Month...(Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 9, 2018, file photo, provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, shows a scene from a tour of South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. Month...
    Advocates and lawmakers are questioning the treatment of children who cross the Mexico border with relatives other than their parents.
    Advocates and lawmakers are questioning the treatment of children who cross the Mexico border with relatives other than their parents.
  • The Latest: New election ordered in undecided US House race

    The Latest: New election ordered in undecided US House race

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-21 20:13:19 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 10:03 PM EST2019-02-22 03:03:32 GMT
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th Congressional race, prepares to testify during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregul...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th Congressional race, prepares to testify during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregul...
    (Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th Congressional race, prepares to testify during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregul...(Travis Long/The News & Observer via AP, Pool). Mark Harris, Republican candidate in North Carolina's 9th Congressional race, prepares to testify during the fourth day of a public evidentiary hearing on the 9th Congressional District voting irregul...
    The Republican in the country's last undecided congressional race is ending his bid to be declared a winner and calling for a new election to be held.
    The Republican in the country's last undecided congressional race is ending his bid to be declared a winner and calling for a new election to be held.
  • State lawmakers place their bets on sports gambling

    State lawmakers place their bets on sports gambling

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:43 PM EST2019-02-21 18:43:34 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 9:25 PM EST2019-02-22 02:25:36 GMT
    Legislatures in roughly two dozen states are considering bills to legalize sports gambling after a US Supreme Court ruling last year ended Nevada's monopoly.
    Legislatures in roughly two dozen states are considering bills to legalize sports gambling after a US Supreme Court ruling last year ended Nevada's monopoly.
  • A global look at the Catholic Church's sex abuse problem

    A global look at the Catholic Church's sex abuse problem

    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:53 AM EST2019-02-21 16:53:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:35 PM EST2019-02-22 01:35:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this April 8, 2010 file photo a cross sits on top of a church in Berlin, Germany. In September 2018, the German Catholic Church released a devastating report that concluded at least 3,677 people were abused ...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this April 8, 2010 file photo a cross sits on top of a church in Berlin, Germany. In September 2018, the German Catholic Church released a devastating report that concluded at least 3,677 people were abused ...
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this April 8, 2010 file photo a cross sits on top of a church in Berlin, Germany. In September 2018, the German Catholic Church released a devastating report that concluded at least 3,677 people were abused ...(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File). FILE - In this April 8, 2010 file photo a cross sits on top of a church in Berlin, Germany. In September 2018, the German Catholic Church released a devastating report that concluded at least 3,677 people were abused ...
    Pope Francis' high-stakes sex abuse prevention summit calls attention to the crisis as a global problem.
    Pope Francis' high-stakes sex abuse prevention summit calls attention to the crisis as a global problem.
  • Democrats prepare resolution against Trump's declaration

    Democrats prepare resolution against Trump's declaration

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:13 AM EST2019-02-21 05:13:41 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 8:25 PM EST2019-02-22 01:25:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    Democrats prepare to take a defiant stance against Trump's national emergency declaration.
    Democrats prepare to take a defiant stance against Trump's national emergency declaration.
  • Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Dominick Argento dead at 91

    Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Dominick Argento dead at 91

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:13 PM EST2019-02-21 18:13:17 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 7:44 PM EST2019-02-22 00:44:25 GMT
    Dominick Argento, the 1975 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Music, had died at age 91.
    Dominick Argento, the 1975 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Music, had died at age 91.
  • Polygraph launched probe of deputy suspected in sex assaults

    Polygraph launched probe of deputy suspected in sex assaults

    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:13 PM EST2019-02-21 17:13:40 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 7:36 PM EST2019-02-22 00:36:22 GMT
    A Nebraska sheriff's deputy charged with sexually assaulting a woman more than a decade ago now is linked to at least five other victims before he joined the department in 2015.
    A Nebraska sheriff's deputy charged with sexually assaulting a woman more than a decade ago now is linked to at least five other victims before he joined the department in 2015.
  • Polish activists pull down statue of priest in abuse protest

    Polish activists pull down statue of priest in abuse protest

    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:53 AM EST2019-02-21 07:53:37 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:54 PM EST2019-02-21 23:54:01 GMT
    Activists in Poland have pulled down a statue of a disgraced priest after allegations that he sexually abused minors, acting under cover of night to protest about the failure of the Polish church to deal with the...
    Activists in Poland have pulled down a statue of a disgraced priest after allegations that he sexually abused minors, acting under cover of night to protest about the failure of the Polish church to deal with the problem of abuse.
  • Chicago police chief angry over alleged Smollett hoax

    Chicago police chief angry over alleged Smollett hoax

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-21 18:53:42 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 6:44 PM EST2019-02-21 23:44:08 GMT
    (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson speaks during a press conference at CPD headquarters, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago, after actor Jussie Smollett turned himself in on charges of disorderly conduct and fi...(Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson speaks during a press conference at CPD headquarters, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago, after actor Jussie Smollett turned himself in on charges of disorderly conduct and fi...
    (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson speaks during a press conference at CPD headquarters, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago, after actor Jussie Smollett turned himself in on charges of disorderly conduct and fi...(Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson speaks during a press conference at CPD headquarters, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in Chicago, after actor Jussie Smollett turned himself in on charges of disorderly conduct and fi...
    Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he's angry and offended that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett allegedly lied about being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack.
    Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says he's angry and offended that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett allegedly lied about being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack.
  • Get hip to this: Paris wants Olympic debut for breakdance

    Get hip to this: Paris wants Olympic debut for breakdance

    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:03 AM EST2019-02-21 16:03:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:35 PM EST2019-02-21 22:35:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). Paris 2024 Games' chief Tony Estanguet, left, makes a selfie with all invited guests after a media conference at La Defense business district, outside Paris, Thursday, Feb. 21 , 2019. The organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics w...(AP Photo/Michel Euler). Paris 2024 Games' chief Tony Estanguet, left, makes a selfie with all invited guests after a media conference at La Defense business district, outside Paris, Thursday, Feb. 21 , 2019. The organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics w...
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). Paris 2024 Games' chief Tony Estanguet, left, makes a selfie with all invited guests after a media conference at La Defense business district, outside Paris, Thursday, Feb. 21 , 2019. The organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics w...(AP Photo/Michel Euler). Paris 2024 Games' chief Tony Estanguet, left, makes a selfie with all invited guests after a media conference at La Defense business district, outside Paris, Thursday, Feb. 21 , 2019. The organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics w...
    The organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics want to add breakdancing to the games, which would be a first for the dance sport that came from the streets of New York.
    The organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics want to add breakdancing to the games, which would be a first for the dance sport that came from the streets of New York.
  • Oakland teachers walk off the job in latest teacher strife

    Oakland teachers walk off the job in latest teacher strife

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:33 AM EST2019-02-21 06:33:35 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 4:24 PM EST2019-02-21 21:24:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne). Eyana Spencer, principal at Manzanita Community School, left, and Katherine Carter, a principal at Oakland School of Language, look over their schedule for meeting with California lawmakers about Oakland school funding duri...(AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne). Eyana Spencer, principal at Manzanita Community School, left, and Katherine Carter, a principal at Oakland School of Language, look over their schedule for meeting with California lawmakers about Oakland school funding duri...
    (AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne). Eyana Spencer, principal at Manzanita Community School, left, and Katherine Carter, a principal at Oakland School of Language, look over their schedule for meeting with California lawmakers about Oakland school funding duri...(AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne). Eyana Spencer, principal at Manzanita Community School, left, and Katherine Carter, a principal at Oakland School of Language, look over their schedule for meeting with California lawmakers about Oakland school funding duri...
    Teachers in Oakland, California are set to strike Thursday in the country's latest strike by educators over classroom conditions and pay.
    Teachers in Oakland, California are set to strike Thursday in the country's latest strike by educators over classroom conditions and pay.
  • As US pushes to ban Huawei, UK considers softer approach

    As US pushes to ban Huawei, UK considers softer approach

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:23 AM EST2019-02-20 13:23:08 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 4:06 PM EST2019-02-21 21:06:22 GMT
    UK cybersecurity chief says government oversight of Huawei proves its worth in flagging problems.
    UK cybersecurity chief says government oversight of Huawei proves its worth in flagging problems.
  • Gwyneth Paltrow: Skier sued me to exploit my fame, wealth

    Gwyneth Paltrow: Skier sued me to exploit my fame, wealth

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 11:33 AM EST2019-02-20 16:33:11 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 4:04 PM EST2019-02-21 21:04:38 GMT
    Actress Gwyneth Paltrow says a skier who accused her in a lawsuit of seriously injuring him at a Utah resort was actually the one that plowed into her from behind.
    Actress Gwyneth Paltrow says a skier who accused her in a lawsuit of seriously injuring him at a Utah resort was actually the one that plowed into her from behind.
  • The Latest: Cardinal condemns how church handles sex abuse

    The Latest: Cardinal condemns how church handles sex abuse

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:33 AM EST2019-02-21 08:33:42 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:54 PM EST2019-02-21 20:54:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis arrives in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican for a audience with pilgrims coming from the diocese of Benevento, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis arrives in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican for a audience with pilgrims coming from the diocese of Benevento, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis arrives in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican for a audience with pilgrims coming from the diocese of Benevento, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). Pope Francis arrives in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican for a audience with pilgrims coming from the diocese of Benevento, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    Pope Francis has warned bishops and religious superiors summoned to a landmark sex abuse prevention summit that the Catholic faithful around the world are demanding more than just condemnation of the crimes but...
    Pope Francis has warned bishops and religious superiors summoned to a landmark sex abuse prevention summit that the Catholic faithful around the world are demanding more than just condemnation of the crimes but concrete action to put an end to the scandal.
  • Top rivals join forces in challenge to Israel's Netanyahu

    Top rivals join forces in challenge to Israel's Netanyahu

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:53 AM EST2019-02-21 06:53:36 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:54 PM EST2019-02-21 20:54:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File). FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2019, file photo, former Israeli Chief of Staff Benny Gantz speaks at the official launch of his election campaign in Tel Aviv, Israel. Gantz and Yair Lapid, head of the Yesh Atid party, said early...(AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File). FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2019, file photo, former Israeli Chief of Staff Benny Gantz speaks at the official launch of his election campaign in Tel Aviv, Israel. Gantz and Yair Lapid, head of the Yesh Atid party, said early...
    (AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File). FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2019, file photo, former Israeli Chief of Staff Benny Gantz speaks at the official launch of his election campaign in Tel Aviv, Israel. Gantz and Yair Lapid, head of the Yesh Atid party, said early...(AP Photo/Oded Balilty, File). FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2019, file photo, former Israeli Chief of Staff Benny Gantz speaks at the official launch of his election campaign in Tel Aviv, Israel. Gantz and Yair Lapid, head of the Yesh Atid party, said early...
    Israel's primary centrist challengers to Prime Minister Netanyahu announce they are joining forces ahead of April vote.
    Israel's primary centrist challengers to Prime Minister Netanyahu announce they are joining forces ahead of April vote.
  • Microsoft detects hacking targeting Europe democracy groups

    Microsoft detects hacking targeting Europe democracy groups

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:33 AM EST2019-02-20 11:33:05 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:35 PM EST2019-02-21 20:35:40 GMT
    Microsoft detects hacking attacks aimed at European democracy groups ahead of May elections.
    Microsoft detects hacking attacks aimed at European democracy groups ahead of May elections.
  • Feds: Coast Guard lieutenant compiled hit list of lawmakers

    Feds: Coast Guard lieutenant compiled hit list of lawmakers

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:25 PM EST2019-02-20 22:25:17 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:35 PM EST2019-02-21 20:35:31 GMT
    Prosecutors say a Coast Guard lieutenant is a "domestic terrorist" who wrote about biological attacks and had a hit list that included prominent Democrats and media figures.
    Prosecutors say a Coast Guard lieutenant is a "domestic terrorist" who wrote about biological attacks and had a hit list that included prominent Democrats and media figures.
  • What will win best picture? It's a maddeningly close race

    What will win best picture? It's a maddeningly close race

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:43 PM EST2019-02-20 20:43:22 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:53 PM EST2019-02-21 19:53:56 GMT
    (David Lee/Focus Features via AP). This image released by Focus Features shows Adam Driver, left, and John David Washington in a scene from "BlacKkKlansman." The film is nominated for an Oscar for best picture. The 91st Academy Awards will be held on S...(David Lee/Focus Features via AP). This image released by Focus Features shows Adam Driver, left, and John David Washington in a scene from "BlacKkKlansman." The film is nominated for an Oscar for best picture. The 91st Academy Awards will be held on S...
    (David Lee/Focus Features via AP). This image released by Focus Features shows Adam Driver, left, and John David Washington in a scene from "BlacKkKlansman." The film is nominated for an Oscar for best picture. The 91st Academy Awards will be held on S...(David Lee/Focus Features via AP). This image released by Focus Features shows Adam Driver, left, and John David Washington in a scene from "BlacKkKlansman." The film is nominated for an Oscar for best picture. The 91st Academy Awards will be held on S...
    The best-picture race heading into Sunday's 91st Academy Awards is considered one of the most unpredictable ever, with 'Roma,' 'Green Book,' 'Black Panther' and 'BlacKkKlansman' all potentially in the mix.
    The best-picture race heading into Sunday's 91st Academy Awards is considered one of the most unpredictable ever, with 'Roma,' 'Green Book,' 'Black Panther' and 'BlacKkKlansman' all potentially in the mix.
  • Shoe blowout, knee injury leave Zion, Duke to mull future

    Shoe blowout, knee injury leave Zion, Duke to mull future

    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:23 AM EST2019-02-21 08:23:38 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:46 PM EST2019-02-21 19:46:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) falls to the floor with an injury while chasing the ball with North Carolina's Luke Maye (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) falls to the floor with an injury while chasing the ball with North Carolina's Luke Maye (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) falls to the floor with an injury while chasing the ball with North Carolina's Luke Maye (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) falls to the floor with an injury while chasing the ball with North Carolina's Luke Maye (32) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    No. 1 Duke might have to figure out what the Zion Show will look like without its namesake, and Zion Williamson could have some things to consider, too.
    No. 1 Duke might have to figure out what the Zion Show will look like without its namesake, and Zion Williamson could have some things to consider, too.
  • US: Alabama woman who joined Islamic State is not a citizen

    US: Alabama woman who joined Islamic State is not a citizen

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-20 18:53:31 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:15 PM EST2019-02-21 19:15:02 GMT
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    Secretary of State Pompeo says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State in Syria isn't US citizen and can't return.
    Secretary of State Pompeo says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State in Syria isn't US citizen and can't return.
  • After veteran salaries drop, baseball players want change

    After veteran salaries drop, baseball players want change

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:23 PM EST2019-02-20 21:23:24 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:56 PM EST2019-02-21 18:56:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Neil Walker of the Miami Marlins baseball team poses Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Jupiter, Fla. While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Neil Walker of the Miami Marlins baseball team poses Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Jupiter, Fla. While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo ...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Neil Walker of the Miami Marlins baseball team poses Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Jupiter, Fla. While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo ...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Neil Walker of the Miami Marlins baseball team poses Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Jupiter, Fla. While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo ...
    While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo Stanton's record $325 million, 13-year deal, many less-than-superstar veterans have...
    While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo Stanton's record $325 million, 13-year deal, many less-than-superstar veterans have been routed on the free-agent market.
  • Germany: Far right rebuked over 'natural selection' comment

    Germany: Far right rebuked over 'natural selection' comment

    Thursday, February 21 2019 9:43 AM EST2019-02-21 14:43:11 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-21 17:53:22 GMT
    The deputy speaker of Germany's parliament has rebuked members of a far-right party for suggesting that women aren't fit to be lawmakers.
    The deputy speaker of Germany's parliament has rebuked members of a far-right party for suggesting that women aren't fit to be lawmakers.
  • 2-day teacher strike over in West Virginia: School to resume

    2-day teacher strike over in West Virginia: School to resume

    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:13 AM EST2019-02-21 06:13:42 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:46 PM EST2019-02-21 17:46:31 GMT
    (Kenny Kemp/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). West Virginia teachers gathered at Capital High School in Charleston, WV. early Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, morning to protest the Omnibus Bill that is moving through the Legislature.(Kenny Kemp/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). West Virginia teachers gathered at Capital High School in Charleston, WV. early Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, morning to protest the Omnibus Bill that is moving through the Legislature.
    (Kenny Kemp/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). West Virginia teachers gathered at Capital High School in Charleston, WV. early Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, morning to protest the Omnibus Bill that is moving through the Legislature.(Kenny Kemp/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). West Virginia teachers gathered at Capital High School in Charleston, WV. early Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, morning to protest the Omnibus Bill that is moving through the Legislature.
    Unions for West Virginia teachers declare end to two-day strike after lawmakers let a controversial education bill die; classes to resume Thursday.
    Unions for West Virginia teachers declare end to two-day strike after lawmakers let a controversial education bill die; classes to resume Thursday.
  • 4-year-old inspires with trampoline act in his wheelchair

    4-year-old inspires with trampoline act in his wheelchair

    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:43 AM EST2019-02-21 16:43:29 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:37 PM EST2019-02-21 17:37:33 GMT
    A North Dakota charity event turned into worldwide inspiration when a 4-year-old boy performed his favorite trampoline act in his wheelchair.
    A North Dakota charity event turned into worldwide inspiration when a 4-year-old boy performed his favorite trampoline act in his wheelchair.
  • With Zion injured, No. 8 UNC routs No. 1 Duke 88-72

    With Zion injured, No. 8 UNC routs No. 1 Duke 88-72

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 11:23 PM EST2019-02-21 04:23:35 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:36 PM EST2019-02-21 17:36:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson sits on the floor following a injury during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson sits on the floor following a injury during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson sits on the floor following a injury during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson sits on the floor following a injury during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    Luke Maye took full advantage of a freak injury to Zion Williamson, finishing with 30 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 8 North Carolina past No. 1 Duke 88-72.
    Luke Maye took full advantage of a freak injury to Zion Williamson, finishing with 30 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 8 North Carolina past No. 1 Duke 88-72.
  • Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging

    Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging

    Thursday, February 14 2019 1:34 PM EST2019-02-14 18:34:08 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:35 PM EST2019-02-21 17:35:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FILE - In this May 19, 2015 file photo, a nuclear medicine technologist makes a PET scan of a patient at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. Depression has long been linked to certain cognitive problems, and now researc...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FILE - In this May 19, 2015 file photo, a nuclear medicine technologist makes a PET scan of a patient at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. Depression has long been linked to certain cognitive problems, and now researc...
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FILE - In this May 19, 2015 file photo, a nuclear medicine technologist makes a PET scan of a patient at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. Depression has long been linked to certain cognitive problems, and now researc...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). FILE - In this May 19, 2015 file photo, a nuclear medicine technologist makes a PET scan of a patient at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. Depression has long been linked to certain cognitive problems, and now researc...
    Memory and thinking skills naturally slow with age but now scientists are finding clues that depression might worsen the decline.
    Memory and thinking skills naturally slow with age but now scientists are finding clues that depression might worsen the decline.
  • The Latest: Officials try to verify French IS member's death

    The Latest: Officials try to verify French IS member's death

    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:14 AM EST2019-02-21 16:14:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:24 PM EST2019-02-21 17:24:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Humvee stands by as a truck that is part of a convoy evacuating hundreds out of the last territory held by Islamic State militants, passes in Baghouz, eastern Syria, Wednesday, Feb. 2...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Humvee stands by as a truck that is part of a convoy evacuating hundreds out of the last territory held by Islamic State militants, passes in Baghouz, eastern Syria, Wednesday, Feb. 2...
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Humvee stands by as a truck that is part of a convoy evacuating hundreds out of the last territory held by Islamic State militants, passes in Baghouz, eastern Syria, Wednesday, Feb. 2...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) Humvee stands by as a truck that is part of a convoy evacuating hundreds out of the last territory held by Islamic State militants, passes in Baghouz, eastern Syria, Wednesday, Feb. 2...
    A commander with a U.S.-backed Syrian force says back-to-back suicide car bombings in a market in eastern Syria have killed at least 16 people.
    A commander with a U.S.-backed Syrian force says back-to-back suicide car bombings in a market in eastern Syria have killed at least 16 people.
  • Muslim group seeks congressional probe on terror watchlist

    Muslim group seeks congressional probe on terror watchlist

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:43 PM EST2019-02-20 20:43:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:15 PM EST2019-02-21 17:15:41 GMT
    A Muslim civil-rights group is calling for a congressional investigation after its lawsuit revealed the federal government has given access to its terrorist watchlist to more than 1,400 private entities, including...
    A Muslim civil-rights group is calling for a congressional investigation after its lawsuit revealed the federal government has given access to its terrorist watchlist to more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities.
  • Airlines need better info before flying over conflict zones

    Airlines need better info before flying over conflict zones

    Thursday, February 21 2019 4:23 AM EST2019-02-21 09:23:02 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:04 PM EST2019-02-21 17:04:37 GMT
    A Dutch safety watchdog says that airlines around the world need more and better information to make risk assessments about flying over conflict zones.
    A Dutch safety watchdog says that airlines around the world need more and better information to make risk assessments about flying over conflict zones.
  • Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats

    Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-20 20:13:20 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:53 AM EST2019-02-21 16:53:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2019, file photo Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks at a news conference in Washington. On Wednesday, Feb. 20, the Federal Reserve releases minutes from its January meeting, when it held ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2019, file photo Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks at a news conference in Washington. On Wednesday, Feb. 20, the Federal Reserve releases minutes from its January meeting, when it held ...
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2019, file photo Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks at a news conference in Washington. On Wednesday, Feb. 20, the Federal Reserve releases minutes from its January meeting, when it held ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE- In this Jan. 30, 2019, file photo Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks at a news conference in Washington. On Wednesday, Feb. 20, the Federal Reserve releases minutes from its January meeting, when it held ...
    Fed policymakers last month noted increased threats to U.S. economy and opted for patience.
    Fed policymakers last month noted increased threats to U.S. economy and opted for patience.
  • Fire guts oldest part of Bangladeshi capital, killing dozens

    Fire guts oldest part of Bangladeshi capital, killing dozens

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:03 PM EST2019-02-21 01:03:31 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 11:35 AM EST2019-02-21 16:35:21 GMT
    A devastating fire has raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed at least 45 people.
    A devastating fire has raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed at least 45 people.
  • Storm dumps snow or heavy rain, snarls travel in much of US

    Storm dumps snow or heavy rain, snarls travel in much of US

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:43 PM EST2019-02-20 18:43:31 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 10:36 AM EST2019-02-21 15:36:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Pedestrians walk in midtown Manhattan at Pershing Square as snow falls, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Pedestrians walk in midtown Manhattan at Pershing Square as snow falls, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in New York.
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Pedestrians walk in midtown Manhattan at Pershing Square as snow falls, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Pedestrians walk in midtown Manhattan at Pershing Square as snow falls, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in New York.
    A sprawling storm is closing schools, snarling travel and threatening homeless populations with snow and cold stretching from the Midwest to the East Coast.
    A sprawling storm is closing schools, snarling travel and threatening homeless populations with snow and cold stretching from the Midwest to the East Coast.
  • Trump gains weight, now considered obese; cholesterol down

    Trump gains weight, now considered obese; cholesterol down

    Thursday, February 14 2019 4:53 PM EST2019-02-14 21:53:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 9:13 AM EST2019-02-21 14:13:54 GMT
    President Donald Trump has tipped the scales and is now officially considered obese.
    President Donald Trump has tipped the scales and is now officially considered obese.
  • Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins lottery

    Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins lottery

    Thursday, February 21 2019 7:13 AM EST2019-02-21 12:13:07 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 7:33 AM EST2019-02-21 12:33:32 GMT
    A park ranger furloughed during the partial federal government shutdown has claimed a $29.5 million lottery jackpot.
    A park ranger furloughed during the partial federal government shutdown has claimed a $29.5 million lottery jackpot.
  • Abuse survivors demand Vatican transparency, accountability

    Abuse survivors demand Vatican transparency, accountability

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:43 PM EST2019-02-20 17:43:15 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 7:04 AM EST2019-02-21 12:04:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luigi Navarra). Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) President Tim Lennon from Tucson, AZ, center, and SNAP members Esther Hatfield Miller from Los Angeles, CA, left, and Carol Midboe from Austin, TX, pose for pictures during i...(AP Photo/Luigi Navarra). Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) President Tim Lennon from Tucson, AZ, center, and SNAP members Esther Hatfield Miller from Los Angeles, CA, left, and Carol Midboe from Austin, TX, pose for pictures during i...
    (AP Photo/Luigi Navarra). Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) President Tim Lennon from Tucson, AZ, center, and SNAP members Esther Hatfield Miller from Los Angeles, CA, left, and Carol Midboe from Austin, TX, pose for pictures during i...(AP Photo/Luigi Navarra). Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) President Tim Lennon from Tucson, AZ, center, and SNAP members Esther Hatfield Miller from Los Angeles, CA, left, and Carol Midboe from Austin, TX, pose for pictures during i...
    Survivors of clergy sexual abuse have met with organizers of a Vatican prevention summit and demanded zero tolerance for abusers and for religious superiors to be held accountable when they protect priests who rape...
    Survivors of clergy sexual abuse have met with organizers of a Vatican prevention summit and demanded zero tolerance for abusers and for religious superiors to be held accountable when they protect priests who rape and molest children.
  • 'Excessive fines' ban applies to states, Supreme Court says

    'Excessive fines' ban applies to states, Supreme Court says

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 10:23 AM EST2019-02-20 15:23:20 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 5:14 AM EST2019-02-21 10:14:23 GMT
    The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states.
    The Supreme Court is ruling unanimously that the Constitution's ban on excessive fines applies to the states.
  • Putin sternly warns US against putting missiles in Europe

    Putin sternly warns US against putting missiles in Europe

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:43 AM EST2019-02-20 09:43:01 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 4:53 AM EST2019-02-21 09:53:46 GMT
    President Vladimir Putin says in a state-of-the-nation address that Russia needs to focus on raising living standards.
    President Vladimir Putin says in a state-of-the-nation address that Russia needs to focus on raising living standards.
  • Civilians, including many children, leave IS-held enclave

    Civilians, including many children, leave IS-held enclave

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:53 AM EST2019-02-20 10:53:03 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:54 AM EST2019-02-21 08:54:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter reacts as an airstrike hits territory still held by Islamic State militants in the desert outside Baghouz, Syria, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. The Islamic State group has been redu...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter reacts as an airstrike hits territory still held by Islamic State militants in the desert outside Baghouz, Syria, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. The Islamic State group has been redu...
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter reacts as an airstrike hits territory still held by Islamic State militants in the desert outside Baghouz, Syria, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. The Islamic State group has been redu...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter reacts as an airstrike hits territory still held by Islamic State militants in the desert outside Baghouz, Syria, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. The Islamic State group has been redu...
    A convoy of trucks carrying civilians has left the last enclave held by Islamic State militants in eastern Syria.
    A convoy of trucks carrying civilians has left the last enclave held by Islamic State militants in eastern Syria.
  • UK politics fractures further as 3 Conservatives defect

    UK politics fractures further as 3 Conservatives defect

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:23 AM EST2019-02-20 11:23:03 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:15 AM EST2019-02-21 08:15:18 GMT
    Three pro-European lawmakers have quit Britain's governing Conservatives to join a newly formed centrist group of independent legislators opposed to the government's conduct of Brexit.
    Three pro-European lawmakers have quit Britain's governing Conservatives to join a newly formed centrist group of independent legislators opposed to the government's conduct of Brexit.
  • Aid wars: US-Russia vie to ease Venezuelan crisis

    Aid wars: US-Russia vie to ease Venezuelan crisis

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:23 AM EST2019-02-20 13:23:07 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:14 AM EST2019-02-21 08:14:54 GMT
    Russian news agencies say a shipment of Russian medicine and medical equipment has arrived in Venezuela.
    Russian news agencies say a shipment of Russian medicine and medical equipment has arrived in Venezuela.
  • Authorities announce Houston officer case review, FBI probe

    Authorities announce Houston officer case review, FBI probe

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 9:13 PM EST2019-02-21 02:13:29 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 3:14 AM EST2019-02-21 08:14:22 GMT
    (Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP). Houston Police Department Chief Art Acevedo joins Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner during a press conference updating the public on ongoing investigations related to the no-knock raid by narcotics officers that k...(Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP). Houston Police Department Chief Art Acevedo joins Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner during a press conference updating the public on ongoing investigations related to the no-knock raid by narcotics officers that k...
    (Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP). Houston Police Department Chief Art Acevedo joins Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner during a press conference updating the public on ongoing investigations related to the no-knock raid by narcotics officers that k...(Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP). Houston Police Department Chief Art Acevedo joins Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner during a press conference updating the public on ongoing investigations related to the no-knock raid by narcotics officers that k...
    Prosecutors will review more than 1,400 criminal cases that involved a Houston officer who the police chief has accused of lying in an affidavit justifying a drug raid on a home in which officers shot and killed...
    Prosecutors will review more than 1,400 criminal cases that involved a Houston officer who the police chief has accused of lying in an affidavit justifying a drug raid on a home in which officers shot and killed two residents.
  • The Latest: Lawyer says woman who joined IS a US citizen

    The Latest: Lawyer says woman who joined IS a US citizen

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:33 PM EST2019-02-20 21:33:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:44 AM EST2019-02-21 07:44:14 GMT
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    Trump is taking credit for the State Department's announcement Wednesday that an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State group in Syria will not be allowed to re-enter the U.S.
    Trump is taking credit for the State Department's announcement Wednesday that an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State group in Syria will not be allowed to re-enter the U.S.
  • French court hits Swiss bank UBS with $5.1 billion penalty

    French court hits Swiss bank UBS with $5.1 billion penalty

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:53 AM EST2019-02-20 07:53:34 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 2:33 AM EST2019-02-21 07:33:53 GMT
    Swiss bank UBS could face a multibillion-euro fine as a Paris court is set to deliver a verdict on charges it helped wealthy French clients evade tax authorities.
    Swiss bank UBS could face a multibillion-euro fine as a Paris court is set to deliver a verdict on charges it helped wealthy French clients evade tax authorities.
  • The Latest: Fire in Bangladesh's capital kills at least 69

    The Latest: Fire in Bangladesh's capital kills at least 69

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 10:13 PM EST2019-02-21 03:13:30 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:34 AM EST2019-02-21 06:34:51 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this image made from a video, firefighters and local people gather near smoldering buildings in Dhaka, Bangladesh Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. A devastating fire has raced through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital, causing cas...(AP Photo). In this image made from a video, firefighters and local people gather near smoldering buildings in Dhaka, Bangladesh Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. A devastating fire has raced through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital, causing cas...
    (AP Photo). In this image made from a video, firefighters and local people gather near smoldering buildings in Dhaka, Bangladesh Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. A devastating fire has raced through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital, causing cas...(AP Photo). In this image made from a video, firefighters and local people gather near smoldering buildings in Dhaka, Bangladesh Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. A devastating fire has raced through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital, causing cas...
    The fire that burned through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital has killed at least 69 people.
    The fire that burned through buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital has killed at least 69 people.
  • Driver hurt by air bag shrapnel as investigation drags on

    Driver hurt by air bag shrapnel as investigation drags on

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:43 PM EST2019-02-20 18:43:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:33 AM EST2019-02-21 06:33:57 GMT
    (Adam Lau/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP, File). FILE- This July 14, 2015, file photo shows the ARC Automotive manufacturing plant in Knoxville, Tenn. Nearly four years ago, the U.S. government’s highway safety agency began investigating air bag inflat...(Adam Lau/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP, File). FILE- This July 14, 2015, file photo shows the ARC Automotive manufacturing plant in Knoxville, Tenn. Nearly four years ago, the U.S. government’s highway safety agency began investigating air bag inflat...
    (Adam Lau/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP, File). FILE- This July 14, 2015, file photo shows the ARC Automotive manufacturing plant in Knoxville, Tenn. Nearly four years ago, the U.S. government’s highway safety agency began investigating air bag inflat...(Adam Lau/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP, File). FILE- This July 14, 2015, file photo shows the ARC Automotive manufacturing plant in Knoxville, Tenn. Nearly four years ago, the U.S. government’s highway safety agency began investigating air bag inflat...
    Driver hurt by shrapnel from ARC air bag inflator, prompting GM recall as nearly 4-year-old federal investigation continues.
    Driver hurt by shrapnel from ARC air bag inflator, prompting GM recall as nearly 4-year-old federal investigation continues.
  • Oakland teachers to walk off the job Thursday

    Oakland teachers to walk off the job Thursday

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:53 PM EST2019-02-20 22:53:23 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:27 AM EST2019-02-21 06:27:26 GMT
    Teachers in Oakland, California, are preparing to walk off the job in what could be the nation's latest strike over classroom conditions and pay.
    Teachers in Oakland, California, are preparing to walk off the job in what could be the nation's latest strike over classroom conditions and pay.
  • United Methodists confront possible split over LGBT issues

    United Methodists confront possible split over LGBT issues

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:33 PM EST2019-02-20 19:33:21 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:27 AM EST2019-02-21 06:27:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). This Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 photo shows the sanctuary at the Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco. The United Methodist Church convenes its top legislative assembly Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, for a high-stakes ...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). This Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 photo shows the sanctuary at the Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco. The United Methodist Church convenes its top legislative assembly Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, for a high-stakes ...
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). This Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 photo shows the sanctuary at the Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco. The United Methodist Church convenes its top legislative assembly Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, for a high-stakes ...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). This Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 photo shows the sanctuary at the Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco. The United Methodist Church convenes its top legislative assembly Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, for a high-stakes ...
    The United Methodist Church convenes its legislative assembly for a meeting likely to determine whether America's second-largest Protestant denomination will fracture due to divisions over same-sex marriage and...
    The United Methodist Church convenes its legislative assembly for a meeting likely to determine whether America's second-largest Protestant denomination will fracture due to divisions over same-sex marriage and ordination of LGBT clergy.
  • Lawyers for El Chapo concerned by juror misconduct claims

    Lawyers for El Chapo concerned by juror misconduct claims

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:33 PM EST2019-02-20 20:33:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 1:14 AM EST2019-02-21 06:14:20 GMT
    El Chapo's lawyers are raising concerns of potential juror misconduct after a member of the jury told a news website that several jurors viewed media coverage of the Mexican drug lord's trial against a judge's orders.
    El Chapo's lawyers are raising concerns of potential juror misconduct after a member of the jury told a news website that several jurors viewed media coverage of the Mexican drug lord's trial against a judge's orders.
  • First private Israel lunar mission to be launched this week

    First private Israel lunar mission to be launched this week

    Monday, February 18 2019 4:33 AM EST2019-02-18 09:33:02 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:55 AM EST2019-02-21 05:55:24 GMT
    Israeli nonprofit says it'll launch what it hopes will be first private spacecraft to land on the moon this week.
    Israeli nonprofit says it'll launch what it hopes will be first private spacecraft to land on the moon this week.
  • Khloe Kardashian bestie Malika Haqq fierce on cheating front

    Khloe Kardashian bestie Malika Haqq fierce on cheating front

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 7:23 PM EST2019-02-21 00:23:25 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:43 AM EST2019-02-21 05:43:41 GMT
    (AP Photo). This combination photo shows TV personality Khloe Kardashian at the NBCUniversal Network 2017 Upfront in New York on May 15, 2017, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson during an NBA basketball practice in Oakland, Calif., on May ...(AP Photo). This combination photo shows TV personality Khloe Kardashian at the NBCUniversal Network 2017 Upfront in New York on May 15, 2017, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson during an NBA basketball practice in Oakland, Calif., on May ...
    (AP Photo). This combination photo shows TV personality Khloe Kardashian at the NBCUniversal Network 2017 Upfront in New York on May 15, 2017, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson during an NBA basketball practice in Oakland, Calif., on May ...(AP Photo). This combination photo shows TV personality Khloe Kardashian at the NBCUniversal Network 2017 Upfront in New York on May 15, 2017, left, and Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson during an NBA basketball practice in Oakland, Calif., on May ...
    Khloe Kardashian bestie Malika Haqq has proven a fierce wing woman to bestie Khloe Kardashian among fresh Tristan Thompson cheating reports.
    Khloe Kardashian bestie Malika Haqq has proven a fierce wing woman to bestie Khloe Kardashian among fresh Tristan Thompson cheating reports.
  • The Latest: Smollett's lawyers vow 'aggressive defense'

    The Latest: Smollett's lawyers vow 'aggressive defense'

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:53 PM EST2019-02-20 17:53:14 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:15 AM EST2019-02-21 05:15:23 GMT
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...
    Fox Television says "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett "continues to be a consummate professional on set" and has reiterated that he's not being written out of the show.
    Fox Television says "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett "continues to be a consummate professional on set" and has reiterated that he's not being written out of the show.
  • Democrats' resolution against Trump emergency coming Friday

    Democrats' resolution against Trump emergency coming Friday

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:03 PM EST2019-02-20 21:03:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:15 AM EST2019-02-21 05:15:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump gestures as visiting Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz leaves the White House in Washington following their meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    House Democrats plan to file a resolution as soon as Friday that's aimed at blocking President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency at the Southwest border.
    House Democrats plan to file a resolution as soon as Friday that's aimed at blocking President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency at the Southwest border.
  • 'Empire' actor charged with making false police report

    'Empire' actor charged with making false police report

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 7:43 AM EST2019-02-20 12:43:08 GMT
    Thursday, February 21 2019 12:05 AM EST2019-02-21 05:05:54 GMT
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...
    Chicago police have investigated but dismissed a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers...
    Chicago police have investigated but dismissed a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers questioned in the probe.
  • Pope strives to fight cleric sex abuse with Vatican summit

    Pope strives to fight cleric sex abuse with Vatican summit

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:53 AM EST2019-02-20 08:53:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 9:44 PM EST2019-02-21 02:44:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.
    Pope Francis is summoning church leaders from around the globe for a tutorial on clergy sex abuse, as church leaders around the world continue to protect the church's reputation by denying that priests rape...
    Pope Francis is summoning church leaders from around the globe for a tutorial on clergy sex abuse, as church leaders around the world continue to protect the church's reputation by denying that priests rape children and by discrediting victims.
  • China accuses US of trying to block its tech development

    China accuses US of trying to block its tech development

    Monday, February 18 2019 4:53 AM EST2019-02-18 09:53:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 9:06 PM EST2019-02-21 02:06:08 GMT
    China accuses Washington of trying to block industry development after Pence calls Huawei and other telecom suppliers a security threat.
    China accuses Washington of trying to block industry development after Pence calls Huawei and other telecom suppliers a security threat.
  • Powerful political leader warns against squandering peace

    Powerful political leader warns against squandering peace

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:33 PM EST2019-02-20 19:33:30 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:54 PM EST2019-02-21 01:54:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some...
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some...(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Former Afghan Cabinet Minister Ismail Khan, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Herat province, western of, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. A powerful political leader, who was previously tapped by some...
    Prominent Afghan political leader warn the president against squandering the best opportunity at peace in more than 17 years of war.
    Prominent Afghan political leader warn the president against squandering the best opportunity at peace in more than 17 years of war.
  • After surgery, Michael Cohen's prison date postponed to May

    After surgery, Michael Cohen's prison date postponed to May

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:13 PM EST2019-02-20 18:13:15 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:33 PM EST2019-02-21 01:33:59 GMT
    A New York judge says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer can wait until May to begin serving his three-year prison sentence for campaign finance fraud and other crimes.
    A New York judge says President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer can wait until May to begin serving his three-year prison sentence for campaign finance fraud and other crimes.
  • Wisconsin governor vetoes tax plan; early showdown with GOP

    Wisconsin governor vetoes tax plan; early showdown with GOP

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:23 PM EST2019-02-20 22:23:43 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:25 PM EST2019-02-21 01:25:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer). Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers talks to reporters Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Madison, Wis. Evers says he anticipates not supporting a Republican middle class tax cut bill that passed with no Democratic votes.(AP Photo/Scott Bauer). Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers talks to reporters Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Madison, Wis. Evers says he anticipates not supporting a Republican middle class tax cut bill that passed with no Democratic votes.
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer). Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers talks to reporters Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Madison, Wis. Evers says he anticipates not supporting a Republican middle class tax cut bill that passed with no Democratic votes.(AP Photo/Scott Bauer). Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers talks to reporters Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Madison, Wis. Evers says he anticipates not supporting a Republican middle class tax cut bill that passed with no Democratic votes.
    Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has vetoed an income tax cut bill in an early showdown with legislative Republicans who had moved to weaken the Democrat's powers just weeks before he took office.
    Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has vetoed an income tax cut bill in an early showdown with legislative Republicans who had moved to weaken the Democrat's powers just weeks before he took office.
  • Storm-lashed South Carolina reassesses global warming's role

    Storm-lashed South Carolina reassesses global warming's role

    Saturday, February 16 2019 9:53 AM EST2019-02-16 14:53:18 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:14 PM EST2019-02-20 22:14:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Kevin Tovornik poses for a photo in the kitchen of his home damaged by flooding from Hurricane Florence near the Crabtree Swamp Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, in Conway, S.C. Tovornik is currently living in his back yard in a camper tra...(AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Kevin Tovornik poses for a photo in the kitchen of his home damaged by flooding from Hurricane Florence near the Crabtree Swamp Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, in Conway, S.C. Tovornik is currently living in his back yard in a camper tra...
    (AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Kevin Tovornik poses for a photo in the kitchen of his home damaged by flooding from Hurricane Florence near the Crabtree Swamp Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, in Conway, S.C. Tovornik is currently living in his back yard in a camper tra...(AP Photo/Sean Rayford). Kevin Tovornik poses for a photo in the kitchen of his home damaged by flooding from Hurricane Florence near the Crabtree Swamp Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, in Conway, S.C. Tovornik is currently living in his back yard in a camper tra...
    Emergency management officials in South Carolina say they are preparing both for more massive floods like the state has seen in three of the past four years and smaller, but still destructive deluges.
    Emergency management officials in South Carolina say they are preparing both for more massive floods like the state has seen in three of the past four years and smaller, but still destructive deluges.
  • Border wall, bullet train: California vs. Trump escalates

    Border wall, bullet train: California vs. Trump escalates

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:33 AM EST2019-02-20 05:33:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:14 PM EST2019-02-20 22:14:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with then Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and as California Gov. Jerry Brown listens during a visit to a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires in Paradi...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with then Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and as California Gov. Jerry Brown listens during a visit to a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires in Paradi...
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with then Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and as California Gov. Jerry Brown listens during a visit to a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires in Paradi...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with then Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and as California Gov. Jerry Brown listens during a visit to a neighborhood impacted by the wildfires in Paradi...
    Disputes over President Donald Trump's border wall and California's bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation's most populous state.
    Disputes over President Donald Trump's border wall and California's bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation's most populous state.
  • Priest's son demands Vatican attention for clergy's children

    Priest's son demands Vatican attention for clergy's children

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:53 PM EST2019-02-20 19:53:17 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:43 PM EST2019-02-20 21:43:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nicole Winfield). Vincent Doyle, of advocacy group Coping International, poses for a photo during an interview with The Associated Press, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. The lead organizer of the Vatican's sex ...(AP Photo/Nicole Winfield). Vincent Doyle, of advocacy group Coping International, poses for a photo during an interview with The Associated Press, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. The lead organizer of the Vatican's sex ...
    (AP Photo/Nicole Winfield). Vincent Doyle, of advocacy group Coping International, poses for a photo during an interview with The Associated Press, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. The lead organizer of the Vatican's sex ...(AP Photo/Nicole Winfield). Vincent Doyle, of advocacy group Coping International, poses for a photo during an interview with The Associated Press, in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. The lead organizer of the Vatican's sex ...
    The lead organizer of the Vatican's sex abuse summit has met with an Irish activist seeking to draw attention to another issue the Vatican has long sought to keep quiet: the plight of children of priests.
    The lead organizer of the Vatican's sex abuse summit has met with an Irish activist seeking to draw attention to another issue the Vatican has long sought to keep quiet: the plight of children of priests.
  • Trump chooses Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general

    Trump chooses Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 9:53 PM EST2019-02-20 02:53:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:34 PM EST2019-02-20 21:34:31 GMT
    President Donald Trump has nominated Jeffrey Rosen to be the next deputy attorney general.
    President Donald Trump has nominated Jeffrey Rosen to be the next deputy attorney general.
  • USA Gymnastics hires NBA exec Li Li Leung as new CEO

    USA Gymnastics hires NBA exec Li Li Leung as new CEO

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 10:53 AM EST2019-02-19 15:53:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:25 PM EST2019-02-20 21:25:56 GMT
    USA Gymnastics is turning to NBA executive Li Li Leung to help turn the embattled program around as it fights to retain its status as the national governing body for the sport.
    USA Gymnastics is turning to NBA executive Li Li Leung to help turn the embattled program around as it fights to retain its status as the national governing body for the sport.
  • The Latest: Analysts see Galaxy Fold as a niche product

    The Latest: Analysts see Galaxy Fold as a niche product

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:43 PM EST2019-02-20 19:43:19 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:14 PM EST2019-02-20 21:14:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, photo is a selection of the new Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphones during a product preview in San Francisco.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, photo is a selection of the new Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphones during a product preview in San Francisco.
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, photo is a selection of the new Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphones during a product preview in San Francisco.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, photo is a selection of the new Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphones during a product preview in San Francisco.
    Samsung has unveiled a highly anticipated, but expensive, smartphone with a foldable screen.
    Samsung has unveiled a highly anticipated, but expensive, smartphone with a foldable screen.
  • Flu vaccine doing a relatively good job this season

    Flu vaccine doing a relatively good job this season

    Thursday, February 14 2019 1:03 PM EST2019-02-14 18:03:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:04 PM EST2019-02-20 21:04:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 file photo, a nurse prepares a flu shot from a vaccine vial at the Salvation Army in Atlanta. Preliminary figures released Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 suggest this winter’s vaccine is 47 perc...(AP Photo/David Goldman). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 file photo, a nurse prepares a flu shot from a vaccine vial at the Salvation Army in Atlanta. Preliminary figures released Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 suggest this winter’s vaccine is 47 perc...
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 file photo, a nurse prepares a flu shot from a vaccine vial at the Salvation Army in Atlanta. Preliminary figures released Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 suggest this winter’s vaccine is 47 perc...(AP Photo/David Goldman). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 file photo, a nurse prepares a flu shot from a vaccine vial at the Salvation Army in Atlanta. Preliminary figures released Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 suggest this winter’s vaccine is 47 perc...
    Health officials say the flu vaccine is doing a relatively good job protecting Americans this winter.
    Health officials say the flu vaccine is doing a relatively good job protecting Americans this winter.
  • Poll: Rural/urban political divisions also split the suburbs

    Poll: Rural/urban political divisions also split the suburbs

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:03 AM EST2019-02-19 13:03:15 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:54 PM EST2019-02-20 20:54:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, people walk along a path in front of a row of homes in San Jose, Calif. The suburbs are usually seen as the great political swing area in the United States, toggling back a...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, people walk along a path in front of a row of homes in San Jose, Calif. The suburbs are usually seen as the great political swing area in the United States, toggling back a...
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, people walk along a path in front of a row of homes in San Jose, Calif. The suburbs are usually seen as the great political swing area in the United States, toggling back a...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File). FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, people walk along a path in front of a row of homes in San Jose, Calif. The suburbs are usually seen as the great political swing area in the United States, toggling back a...
    UChicago Harris/AP-NORC poll: Fewer political independents live in US suburbs than in cities and rural areas.
    UChicago Harris/AP-NORC poll: Fewer political independents live in US suburbs than in cities and rural areas.
  • Trump wants California to pay back billions for bullet train

    Trump wants California to pay back billions for bullet train

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:03 PM EST2019-02-20 00:03:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:44 PM EST2019-02-20 20:44:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in Fresno, Calif. During his first State of the State speech last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said that he ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in Fresno, Calif. During his first State of the State speech last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said that he ...
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in Fresno, Calif. During his first State of the State speech last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said that he ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - This Dec. 6, 2017, file photo shows one of the elevated sections of the high-speed rail under construction in Fresno, Calif. During his first State of the State speech last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said that he ...
    The Trump administration plans to cancel $929 million in U.S. money for California's beleaguered high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion it's already spent.
    The Trump administration plans to cancel $929 million in U.S. money for California's beleaguered high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion it's already spent.
  • AP source: Machado, Padres agree to $300M, 10-year deal

    AP source: Machado, Padres agree to $300M, 10-year deal

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:23 PM EST2019-02-19 18:23:22 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:44 PM EST2019-02-20 20:44:27 GMT
    A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that All-Star infielder Manny Machado has agreed to a $300 million, 10-year deal with the rebuilding San Diego Padres, the biggest contract ever...
    A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that All-Star infielder Manny Machado has agreed to a $300 million, 10-year deal with the rebuilding San Diego Padres, the biggest contract ever for a free agent.
  • Artist probes Russia's toxic legacy through family history

    Artist probes Russia's toxic legacy through family history

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:23 AM EST2019-02-20 08:23:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:34 PM EST2019-02-20 20:34:29 GMT
    (Pavel Otdelnov, Photo via AP). In this handout photo taken in 2018, Pavel Otdelnov, a Russian artist poses for a photo in front of his work "Ruins. Building 538» in Moscow, Russia . Pavel Otdelnov, a Russian artist who grew up in Dzerzhinsk, the cente...(Pavel Otdelnov, Photo via AP). In this handout photo taken in 2018, Pavel Otdelnov, a Russian artist poses for a photo in front of his work "Ruins. Building 538» in Moscow, Russia . Pavel Otdelnov, a Russian artist who grew up in Dzerzhinsk, the cente...
    (Pavel Otdelnov, Photo via AP). In this handout photo taken in 2018, Pavel Otdelnov, a Russian artist poses for a photo in front of his work "Ruins. Building 538» in Moscow, Russia . Pavel Otdelnov, a Russian artist who grew up in Dzerzhinsk, the cente...(Pavel Otdelnov, Photo via AP). In this handout photo taken in 2018, Pavel Otdelnov, a Russian artist poses for a photo in front of his work "Ruins. Building 538» in Moscow, Russia . Pavel Otdelnov, a Russian artist who grew up in Dzerzhinsk, the cente...
    A Russian artist has put a spotlight on what he calls "the ruins of a Soviet mythology" with a new exhibit that focuses on the chemical industry in his hometown.
    A Russian artist has put a spotlight on what he calls "the ruins of a Soviet mythology" with a new exhibit that focuses on the chemical industry in his hometown.
  • The Latest: UK's May, EU's Juncker say talks 'constructive'

    The Latest: UK's May, EU's Juncker say talks 'constructive'

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 11:23 AM EST2019-02-20 16:23:17 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:34 PM EST2019-02-20 20:34:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt delivers a speech about Britain and Europe at the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt delivers a speech about Britain and Europe at the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt delivers a speech about Britain and Europe at the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt delivers a speech about Britain and Europe at the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
    Britain's foreign secretary says London needs a change "of legal significance" to the wording of arrangements meant to ensure that the U.K.-Ireland border stays open after Brexit, but isn't specifying how that...
    Britain's foreign secretary says London needs a change "of legal significance" to the wording of arrangements meant to ensure that the U.K.-Ireland border stays open after Brexit, but isn't specifying how that might be achieved.
  • Legal hurdles would look familiar in any new R. Kelly case

    Legal hurdles would look familiar in any new R. Kelly case

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:23 PM EST2019-02-20 00:23:25 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:24 PM EST2019-02-20 20:24:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File). FILE - This June 13, 2008 file photo shows R&B singer R. Kelly, arriving at 3the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago. Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has new video evidence of singer R. Kelly having s...(AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File). FILE - This June 13, 2008 file photo shows R&B singer R. Kelly, arriving at 3the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago. Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has new video evidence of singer R. Kelly having s...
    (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File). FILE - This June 13, 2008 file photo shows R&B singer R. Kelly, arriving at 3the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago. Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has new video evidence of singer R. Kelly having s...(AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File). FILE - This June 13, 2008 file photo shows R&B singer R. Kelly, arriving at 3the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago. Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has new video evidence of singer R. Kelly having s...
    Prosecutors will have to clear a series of legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly and convict him, even if video evidence is available.
    Prosecutors will have to clear a series of legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly and convict him, even if video evidence is available.
  • Trump says he has 'absolute right' to declare emergency

    Trump says he has 'absolute right' to declare emergency

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:33 AM EST2019-02-19 13:33:10 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:14 PM EST2019-02-20 20:14:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, against Trump's ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, against Trump's ...
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, against Trump's ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he reviews border wall prototypes in San Diego. California's attorney general filed a lawsuit Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, against Trump's ...
    President Donald Trump is criticizing California's lead role in a multistate lawsuit against his emergency declaration to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
    President Donald Trump is criticizing California's lead role in a multistate lawsuit against his emergency declaration to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
  • Florida officer goes on trial for killing black motorist

    Florida officer goes on trial for killing black motorist

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:03 PM EST2019-02-20 18:03:26 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:04 PM EST2019-02-20 20:04:12 GMT
    (Lanes Waters/Palm Beach Post via AP). In this Jan. 18, 2019 photo, Nouman Raja leaves the courtroom with his legal team after a pre-trial hearing in West Palm Beach, Fla. The fired Palm Beach Gardens police officer's trial begins with jury selection T...(Lanes Waters/Palm Beach Post via AP). In this Jan. 18, 2019 photo, Nouman Raja leaves the courtroom with his legal team after a pre-trial hearing in West Palm Beach, Fla. The fired Palm Beach Gardens police officer's trial begins with jury selection T...
    (Lanes Waters/Palm Beach Post via AP). In this Jan. 18, 2019 photo, Nouman Raja leaves the courtroom with his legal team after a pre-trial hearing in West Palm Beach, Fla. The fired Palm Beach Gardens police officer's trial begins with jury selection T...(Lanes Waters/Palm Beach Post via AP). In this Jan. 18, 2019 photo, Nouman Raja leaves the courtroom with his legal team after a pre-trial hearing in West Palm Beach, Fla. The fired Palm Beach Gardens police officer's trial begins with jury selection T...
    For the first time in 26 years, a Florida police officer is standing trial for an on-duty killing _ and one of his defenses will be the state's controversial "stand your ground" law.
    For the first time in 26 years, a Florida police officer is standing trial for an on-duty killing _ and one of his defenses will be the state's controversial "stand your ground" law.
  • The Latest: Son of priest meets with Vatican investigator

    The Latest: Son of priest meets with Vatican investigator

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:33 AM EST2019-02-20 10:33:03 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:04 PM EST2019-02-20 20:04:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino). BishopAccountability.org group director Phil Saviano, left, and co-director Anne Barrett Doyle, attend a press conference at the foreign press association in Rome, Tuesday Feb. 19, 2019.
    The author of an explosive book on gays in the Vatican says the culture of secrecy that has hidden the double lives of clergy is intrinsically linked to the culture of cover-up about sexual abuse of minors.
    The author of an explosive book on gays in the Vatican says the culture of secrecy that has hidden the double lives of clergy is intrinsically linked to the culture of cover-up about sexual abuse of minors.
  • A look at rival Branson vs Maduro concerts for Venezuela

    A look at rival Branson vs Maduro concerts for Venezuela

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 5:13 PM EST2019-02-19 22:13:46 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-20 18:53:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Workers build the stage for an upcoming concert coined: "Concert for the freedom of Venezuela" on the Colombian side of the Tienditas International Bridge on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia, on the border with Venezuela, ...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Workers build the stage for an upcoming concert coined: "Concert for the freedom of Venezuela" on the Colombian side of the Tienditas International Bridge on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia, on the border with Venezuela, ...
    (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Workers build the stage for an upcoming concert coined: "Concert for the freedom of Venezuela" on the Colombian side of the Tienditas International Bridge on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia, on the border with Venezuela, ...(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara). Workers build the stage for an upcoming concert coined: "Concert for the freedom of Venezuela" on the Colombian side of the Tienditas International Bridge on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia, on the border with Venezuela, ...
    A look at the rival concerts planned by billionaire Richard Branson and Nicolas Maduro's government on both sides of Venezuela's border with Colombia.
    A look at the rival concerts planned by billionaire Richard Branson and Nicolas Maduro's government on both sides of Venezuela's border with Colombia.
  • Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis, report says

    Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis, report says

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 11:13 AM EST2019-02-19 16:13:17 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:44 PM EST2019-02-20 17:44:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. The Democrat-led House oversight committee launched an investigation Tue...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. The Democrat-led House oversight committee launched an investigation Tue...
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. The Democrat-led House oversight committee launched an investigation Tue...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. The Democrat-led House oversight committee launched an investigation Tue...
    A new congressional report says senior White House officials pushed a project to share nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia despite the objections of ethics and national security officials.
    A new congressional report says senior White House officials pushed a project to share nuclear power technology with Saudi Arabia despite the objections of ethics and national security officials.
  • Potential privacy lapse found in Americans' 2010 census data

    Potential privacy lapse found in Americans' 2010 census data

    Saturday, February 16 2019 3:13 PM EST2019-02-16 20:13:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:26 PM EST2019-02-20 17:26:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith, File). FILE - This March 23, 2018, file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census.  The Supreme Court will decide whether the ...(AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith, File). FILE - This March 23, 2018, file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census. The Supreme Court will decide whether the ...
    (AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith, File). FILE - This March 23, 2018, file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census.  The Supreme Court will decide whether the ...(AP Photo/Michelle R. Smith, File). FILE - This March 23, 2018, file photo shows an envelope containing a 2018 census letter mailed to a U.S. resident as part of the nation's only test run of the 2020 Census. The Supreme Court will decide whether the ...
    A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the 2010 head count could be reconstructed from encrypted data _...
    A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the 2010 head count could be reconstructed from encrypted data _ but with lots of mistakes.
  • The Latest: Russia releases video of new underwater drone

    The Latest: Russia releases video of new underwater drone

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:03 AM EST2019-02-20 11:03:06 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 12:04 PM EST2019-02-20 17:04:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a state-of-the-nation address in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Putin said Russia needs to focus on raising living standards.(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a state-of-the-nation address in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Putin said Russia needs to focus on raising living standards.
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a state-of-the-nation address in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Putin said Russia needs to focus on raising living standards.(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a state-of-the-nation address in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Putin said Russia needs to focus on raising living standards.
    President Vladimir Putin says Russia will target new weapons at the United States should it deploy new intermediate-range missiles in Europe following Washington's withdrawal from a key arms control pact.
    President Vladimir Putin says Russia will target new weapons at the United States should it deploy new intermediate-range missiles in Europe following Washington's withdrawal from a key arms control pact.
  • APNewsBreak: Feds share watchlist with 1,400 private groups

    APNewsBreak: Feds share watchlist with 1,400 private groups

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 5:14 PM EST2019-02-19 22:14:49 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 11:15 AM EST2019-02-20 16:15:47 GMT
    The federal government is acknowledging it shares its terrorist watchlist with more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities.
    The federal government is acknowledging it shares its terrorist watchlist with more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities.
  • AP Explains: Venezuela opposition's fight to win over troops

    AP Explains: Venezuela opposition's fight to win over troops

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 5:43 PM EST2019-02-19 22:43:26 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 11:03 AM EST2019-02-20 16:03:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Venezuelan Bolivarian Guardsmen stand guard at the Tienditas International Bridge that links Colombia and Venezuela, near Urena, Venezuela, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. As humanitarian aid kits were being packed into individual whit...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Venezuelan Bolivarian Guardsmen stand guard at the Tienditas International Bridge that links Colombia and Venezuela, near Urena, Venezuela, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. As humanitarian aid kits were being packed into individual whit...
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Venezuelan Bolivarian Guardsmen stand guard at the Tienditas International Bridge that links Colombia and Venezuela, near Urena, Venezuela, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. As humanitarian aid kits were being packed into individual whit...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Venezuelan Bolivarian Guardsmen stand guard at the Tienditas International Bridge that links Colombia and Venezuela, near Urena, Venezuela, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. As humanitarian aid kits were being packed into individual whit...
    U.S. President Donald Trump and Venezuela's opposition are pushing the military to let in humanitarian aid in belief it could break a month-long standoff, but top commanders are showing no signs of breaking loyalty...
    U.S. President Donald Trump and Venezuela's opposition are pushing the military to let in humanitarian aid in belief it could break a month-long standoff, but top commanders are showing no signs of breaking loyalty to Nicolas Maduro.
  • The Latest: Smollett gave false information in 2007 case

    The Latest: Smollett gave false information in 2007 case

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 6:03 PM EST2019-02-19 23:03:25 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 10:25 AM EST2019-02-20 15:25:40 GMT
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...
    A Chicago police spokesman says two brothers who were arrested and later released from custody in connection with the attack reported by "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett have met with police and prosecutors at the...
    A Chicago police spokesman says two brothers who were arrested and later released from custody in connection with the attack reported by "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett have met with police and prosecutors at the courthouse.
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's running for president in 2020

    Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's running for president in 2020

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 6:53 AM EST2019-02-19 11:53:15 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 10:05 AM EST2019-02-20 15:05:00 GMT
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's running for president in 2020.
    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says he's running for president in 2020.
  • Police dismiss tip Smollett, 2 brothers together in elevator

    Police dismiss tip Smollett, 2 brothers together in elevator

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:03 PM EST2019-02-19 18:03:17 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:53 AM EST2019-02-20 13:53:43 GMT
    Chicago police are investigating a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers later arrested and...
    Chicago police are investigating a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers later arrested and released from custody in the probe.
  • Coaching site builds list of those banned from US Olympics

    Coaching site builds list of those banned from US Olympics

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:03 PM EST2019-02-19 19:03:16 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:34 AM EST2019-02-20 13:34:27 GMT
    Coaching website publishes first comprehensive list of banned Olympic coaches.
    Coaching website publishes first comprehensive list of banned Olympic coaches.
  • 'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for Facebook

    'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for Facebook

    Sunday, February 17 2019 8:53 PM EST2019-02-18 01:53:41 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 7:44 AM EST2019-02-20 12:44:20 GMT
    A parliamentary committee report is recommending that the United Kingdom government increase oversight of social media platforms like Facebook.
    A parliamentary committee report is recommending that the United Kingdom government increase oversight of social media platforms like Facebook.
  • Designer Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel's global icon, dies in Paris

    Designer Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel's global icon, dies in Paris

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:23 AM EST2019-02-19 12:23:07 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:43 AM EST2019-02-20 11:43:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 file photo, Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld poses during the Champs Elysee Avenue illumination ceremony for the Christmas season, in Paris. Chanel says Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 its i...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 file photo, Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld poses during the Champs Elysee Avenue illumination ceremony for the Christmas season, in Paris. Chanel says Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 its i...
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 file photo, Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld poses during the Champs Elysee Avenue illumination ceremony for the Christmas season, in Paris. Chanel says Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 its i...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 file photo, Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld poses during the Champs Elysee Avenue illumination ceremony for the Christmas season, in Paris. Chanel says Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 its i...
    Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died.
    Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died.
  • Pressure builds to get civilians out of last IS-held enclave

    Pressure builds to get civilians out of last IS-held enclave

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:03 AM EST2019-02-19 12:03:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:53 AM EST2019-02-20 10:53:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter stands atop a building used as a temporary base near the last land still held by Islamic State militants in Baghouz, Syria, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Hundreds of Islamic State mi...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter stands atop a building used as a temporary base near the last land still held by Islamic State militants in Baghouz, Syria, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Hundreds of Islamic State mi...
    (AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter stands atop a building used as a temporary base near the last land still held by Islamic State militants in Baghouz, Syria, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Hundreds of Islamic State mi...(AP Photo/Felipe Dana). A U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter stands atop a building used as a temporary base near the last land still held by Islamic State militants in Baghouz, Syria, Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Hundreds of Islamic State mi...
    The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says she is concerned about the condition of some 200 families trapped in the last remaining area held by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria.
    The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says she is concerned about the condition of some 200 families trapped in the last remaining area held by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria.
  • Mexico closes temporary migrant shelter near US border

    Mexico closes temporary migrant shelter near US border

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:43 PM EST2019-02-20 00:43:30 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:53 AM EST2019-02-20 10:53:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christian Torres). Migrants from Central America, Africa and the Caribbean, who are awaiting their turns to request asylum in the U.S., pass the time inside a shelter in Bachilleres gymnasium in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. ...(AP Photo/Christian Torres). Migrants from Central America, Africa and the Caribbean, who are awaiting their turns to request asylum in the U.S., pass the time inside a shelter in Bachilleres gymnasium in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. ...
    (AP Photo/Christian Torres). Migrants from Central America, Africa and the Caribbean, who are awaiting their turns to request asylum in the U.S., pass the time inside a shelter in Bachilleres gymnasium in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. ...(AP Photo/Christian Torres). Migrants from Central America, Africa and the Caribbean, who are awaiting their turns to request asylum in the U.S., pass the time inside a shelter in Bachilleres gymnasium in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019. ...
    Officials in the northern Mexico border state of Coahuila say they have closed a shelter in the border city of Piedras Negras where about 1,600 Central American migrants had been confined during the past two weeks.
    Officials in the northern Mexico border state of Coahuila say they have closed a shelter in the border city of Piedras Negras where about 1,600 Central American migrants had been confined during the past two weeks.
  • Honda to shut plant in Brexit-shaken Britain

    Honda to shut plant in Brexit-shaken Britain

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 3:13 AM EST2019-02-19 08:13:40 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:53 AM EST2019-02-20 10:53:19 GMT
    Honda says it plans to close its car factory in western England in 2022, with the potential loss of 3,500 jobs.
    Honda says it plans to close its car factory in western England in 2022, with the potential loss of 3,500 jobs.
  • EU, UK to have more Brexit talks but key disagreement intact

    EU, UK to have more Brexit talks but key disagreement intact

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:23 AM EST2019-02-19 13:23:07 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:34 AM EST2019-02-20 10:34:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, file). In this Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 photo European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, prepares to shake hands with British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, before their meeting at the European Commissi...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, file). In this Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 photo European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, prepares to shake hands with British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, before their meeting at the European Commissi...
    (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, file). In this Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 photo European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, prepares to shake hands with British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, before their meeting at the European Commissi...(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, file). In this Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 photo European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, prepares to shake hands with British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, before their meeting at the European Commissi...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will be traveling to European Union headquarters to seek an elusive breakthrough in Brexit negotiations, but she was told Tuesday on the eve of the talks that her most important...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will be traveling to European Union headquarters to seek an elusive breakthrough in Brexit negotiations, but she was told Tuesday on the eve of the talks that her most important demand is not even up for discussion.
  • Despite bill's demise, W.Va. teachers to strike for 2nd day

    Despite bill's demise, W.Va. teachers to strike for 2nd day

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 1:23 AM EST2019-02-19 06:23:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:14 AM EST2019-02-20 10:14:06 GMT
    (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). Adam Culver, a Cabell County teacher and member of the Cabell County Education Association, records as leaders of the WVEA, AFT-WV and WVSSPA education unions call for a statewide strike beginning tomorrow...(Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). Adam Culver, a Cabell County teacher and member of the Cabell County Education Association, records as leaders of the WVEA, AFT-WV and WVSSPA education unions call for a statewide strike beginning tomorrow...
    (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). Adam Culver, a Cabell County teacher and member of the Cabell County Education Association, records as leaders of the WVEA, AFT-WV and WVSSPA education unions call for a statewide strike beginning tomorrow...(Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). Adam Culver, a Cabell County teacher and member of the Cabell County Education Association, records as leaders of the WVEA, AFT-WV and WVSSPA education unions call for a statewide strike beginning tomorrow...
    Strike 2: West Virginia teachers' unions have called a statewide strike over a complex education bill, nearly a year to the day that they embarked on a nine-day walkout that started the national 'Red4Ed' movement.
    Strike 2: West Virginia teachers' unions have called a statewide strike over a complex education bill, nearly a year to the day that they embarked on a nine-day walkout that started the national 'Red4Ed' movement.
  • Lagerfeld's legacy: Youthful designs, elaborate showmanship

    Lagerfeld's legacy: Youthful designs, elaborate showmanship

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 4:33 PM EST2019-02-19 21:33:28 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 5:13 AM EST2019-02-20 10:13:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 file photo, Karl Lagerfeld poses for photographers prior to the start of a press conference, in Rome. Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well a...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 file photo, Karl Lagerfeld poses for photographers prior to the start of a press conference, in Rome. Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well a...
    (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 file photo, Karl Lagerfeld poses for photographers prior to the start of a press conference, in Rome. Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well a...(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File). FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 file photo, Karl Lagerfeld poses for photographers prior to the start of a press conference, in Rome. Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well a...
    Lagerfeld's legacy: Youthful designs, showmanship, eccentricities and an acid tongue.
    Lagerfeld's legacy: Youthful designs, showmanship, eccentricities and an acid tongue.
  • Religious orders apologize for sex abuse inaction, cover-ups

    Religious orders apologize for sex abuse inaction, cover-ups

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 7:53 AM EST2019-02-19 12:53:06 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 3:44 AM EST2019-02-20 08:44:11 GMT
    Catholic religious orders from around the world are apologizing for having failed to respond when their priests raped children.
    Catholic religious orders from around the world are apologizing for having failed to respond when their priests raped children.
  • Tech could unite Europe's populists ahead of EU vote in May

    Tech could unite Europe's populists ahead of EU vote in May

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 8:53 AM EST2019-02-19 13:53:18 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:55 AM EST2019-02-20 07:55:16 GMT
    The offer by Italy's populist 5-Star Movement to share its web platform with France's "yellow vest" protesters could be a harbinger of what's to come in the upcoming European Parliament elections.
    The offer by Italy's populist 5-Star Movement to share its web platform with France's "yellow vest" protesters could be a harbinger of what's to come in the upcoming European Parliament elections.
  • Thousands rally in France to oppose recent anti-Semitic acts

    Thousands rally in France to oppose recent anti-Semitic acts

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 6:53 AM EST2019-02-19 11:53:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:33 AM EST2019-02-20 07:33:59 GMT
    Gatherings and marches against anti-Semitism will be taking place across France following a series of shocking anti-Semitic acts.
    Gatherings and marches against anti-Semitism will be taking place across France following a series of shocking anti-Semitic acts.
  • Payless files for bankruptcy, closing North American stores

    Payless files for bankruptcy, closing North American stores

    Tuesday, February 19 2019 2:43 PM EST2019-02-19 19:43:34 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:53 AM EST2019-02-20 06:53:37 GMT
    Payless files for bankruptcy as it winds down North American biz.
    Payless files for bankruptcy as it winds down North American biz.
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