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The Latest: French president offers UK sympathy, solidarity

Tue, 2017-05-23 03:15
MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- The Latest on the blast at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England (all times local):...
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Trump's Yad Vashem visit highlights mixed Holocaust record

Tue, 2017-05-23 03:15
JERUSALEM (AP) -- President Donald Trump's brief visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial may prove to be the most explosive stop during a hypersensitive trip to Israel. While Trump touts his Jewish daughter and his strong support for Israel, he has suffered a series of missteps on Jewish issues and appeared cavalier at times about the Holocaust....
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In Syria's devastated twin towns, tears mix with rubble

Tue, 2017-05-23 03:15
ZABADANI, Syria (AP) -- Arriving with her husband and 10-year-old daughter to check on their home for the first time in five years, Adibeh Ghosn had trouble recognizing the neighborhood....
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5 jurors picked for Cosby trial, 2 know a sex assault victim

Tue, 2017-05-23 03:15
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The search for 12 jurors and six alternates for Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is off to a brisk start even though a third of the initial jury pool had an opinion about Cosby's guilt or innocence and an equal number said they or someone close to them had been sexually assaulted....
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Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horror

Tue, 2017-05-23 00:15
MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- A highly anticipated night for Ariana Grande fans ended in blood and terror after an explosion tore through the foyer of the Manchester Arena....
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Corruption trial begins for ex-South Korean President Park

Tue, 2017-05-23 00:15
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Former President Park Geun-hye stared straight ahead in court Tuesday and denied that she engaged in bribery and leaking government secrets at the start of a criminal trial that could send South Korea's first female leader to prison for life if convicted....
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Reaction to Manchester explosion at Ariana Grande concert

Tue, 2017-05-23 00:15
Reaction to the fatal explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England:...
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Curry's 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs, 129-115

Tue, 2017-05-23 00:15
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Stephen Curry scored 36 points and the Golden State Warriors closed out the Western Conference Final against the injury-ravaged San Antonio Spurs with a 129-115 victory Monday night, becoming the first team in league history to start the playoffs 12-0....
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UK police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

Mon, 2017-05-22 21:15
LONDON (AP) -- An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert in northern England late Monday, killing at least 19 people and injuring dozens in what police say they are treating as a terrorist attack....
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The Latest: Police say 19 killed in blast at Grande concert

Mon, 2017-05-22 21:15
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. (all times local):...
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Ex-SKorean President Park arrives for start of bribery trial

Mon, 2017-05-22 21:15
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- In handcuffs and her eyes downcast, former South Korean President Park Geun-hye entered a Seoul courtroom Monday morning for the beginning of a corruption trial that could send her to prison for life if she is convicted....
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Police: Man slays neo-Nazi roommates over Islam disrespect

Mon, 2017-05-22 21:15
A man told police he killed his two roommates because they were neo-Nazis who disrespected his recent conversion to Islam, and investigators found bomb-making materials and Nazi propaganda after he led them to the bodies....
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Mississippi lawmaker apologizes for calling for lynching

Mon, 2017-05-22 18:14
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- A Mississippi lawmaker has apologized for saying Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments, only after his comment sparked broad condemnation in both states....
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Texas bathroom bill could expose secrets of transgender kids

Mon, 2017-05-22 18:14
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Each morning, Joanna Smith's 7-year-old son pulls on a T-shirt and shorts, boasts how fast he can tie his sneakers and heads to school. An honor-roll student who loves science and spelling, he often stays after class to run on the playground with his large group of friends....
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Supreme Court strikes down 2 NC congressional districts

Mon, 2017-05-22 18:14
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court struck down two congressional districts in North Carolina Monday because race played too large a role in their creation, a decision voting rights advocates said would boost challenges in other states....
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Not just 'Sgt. Pepper': Many 1967 musical firsts echo today

Mon, 2017-05-22 18:14
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Sgt. Pepper" was only the beginning. Half a century after the Beatles' psychedelic landmark, it stands as one of many musical astonishments of 1967 that shaped what we listen to now....
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Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty

Mon, 2017-05-22 15:14
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration and House Republicans on Monday asked a federal appeals court for an extension in a case that's casting a shadow of uncertainty over health insurance for millions of consumers. Democrats immediately called the move a cynical ploy....
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Fighting back: Students, some schools take on sexual assault

Mon, 2017-05-22 15:14
FOREST GROVE, Ore. (AP) -- A pair of Oregon school districts were intent on identifying warning signs that students might be contemplating a campus shooting when they stumbled on a threat far more pervasive yet much less discussed - sexual aggression among classmates....
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Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

Mon, 2017-05-22 15:14
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A transgender "bathroom bill" reminiscent of one in North Carolina that caused a national uproar now appears to be on a fast-track to becoming law in Texas, though it may only apply to public schools....
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