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Coast Guard unloads $500M in cocaine from 20 seizures

Thu, 2017-05-18 12:11
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- The U.S. Coast Guard unloaded cocaine in South Florida worth nearly $500 million from 20 separate seizures in the eastern Pacific Ocean....
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Jury acquits Tulsa officer in shooting of unarmed black man

Thu, 2017-05-18 09:11
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- A jury on Wednesday acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who says she fired out of fear last year when she killed an unarmed black man with his hands held above his head....
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Saudi Arabia working to dazzle Trump in busy overseas visit

Thu, 2017-05-18 09:11
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Saudi Arabia is making every effort to dazzle and impress President Donald Trump on his first overseas trip, seizing on the visit to cement itself as a major player on the world stage and shove aside rival Iran....
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Representative: Rocker Chris Cornell has died at age 52

Thu, 2017-05-18 06:11
Rocker Chris Cornell, who gained fame as the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and later Audioslave, has died at age 52, according to his representative....
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Poll says blacks less likely to have enough for retirement

Thu, 2017-05-18 06:11
CHICAGO (AP) -- Older white Americans are nearly twice as likely as African-Americans to say they've saved enough for retirement, a new poll found....
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Rouhani looks to beat hard-liner as Iran prepares to vote

Thu, 2017-05-18 06:11
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani staked his political future on opening Iran ever so slightly to the outside world and overcoming hard-liners' opposition to secure a historic nuclear deal in exchange for relief from crippling sanctions....
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Jury acquits Tulsa cop in shooting of unarmed black man

Thu, 2017-05-18 03:11
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- A jury on Wednesday acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who says she fired out of fear last year when she killed an unarmed black man with his hands held above his head....
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Donald Trump Jr., Dubai business partner discuss 'new ideas'

Thu, 2017-05-18 03:11
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Donald Trump Jr. traveled to Dubai and met a billionaire business partner in the city-state, discussing "new ideas" as the Emirati's real estate firm still lists possible plans for future joint projects while Trump's father is in the White House....
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Sunnis seek greater say in post-IS Iraq but face resistance

Thu, 2017-05-18 03:11
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraq's Sunni minority is pushing for a greater say in power once the Islamic State group is defeated, reflecting growing sentiment that the country's government must be more inclusive to prevent extremism from gaining ground once again....
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LaVar Ball ups shoe deal asking price to $3 billion

Thu, 2017-05-18 03:11
LaVar Ball has upped the ante....
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The Latest: Father: 'Betty Shelby got away with murder'

Thu, 2017-05-18 00:11
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- The Latest on the manslaughter trial of a white Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man. (all times local):...
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Vegas police: Martial arts chokehold used in deadly chase

Thu, 2017-05-18 00:11
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A Las Vegas police officer used a stun gun seven times and a mixed martial arts chokehold to subdue an unarmed man who died after a foot chase through a casino over the weekend, authorities said Wednesday....
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James, Love help Cavs rout Celtics 117-104 in Game 1

Thu, 2017-05-18 00:11
BOSTON (AP) -- LeBron James embarrassed every defender Boston threw at him and the Cleveland Cavaliers picked up where they left off following a long layoff, rolling to a 117-104 victory over the Celtics on Wednesday night in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals....
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The Latest: Senate Judiciary leaders invite Comey to testify

Wed, 2017-05-17 21:10
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to oversee a federal investigation into potential coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign during the 2016 election (all times EDT):...
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Mueller: 9/11 FBI head again catapulted into new challenge

Wed, 2017-05-17 21:10
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Robert Mueller took office as FBI director in 2001 expecting to dig into drug cases, white-collar misdeeds and violent crime. A week later was Sept. 11....
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Q&A: The mechanics of the Trump Russia special counsel

Wed, 2017-05-17 21:10
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Q. What will Robert Mueller do as special counsel?...
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AP Explains: End-game scenarios for the storm over Trump

Wed, 2017-05-17 21:10
WASHINGTON (AP) -- To those who think President Donald Trump should be driven from office, history would say: Good luck with that....
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While Comey memo could be key, any Trump prosecution tricky

Wed, 2017-05-17 18:10
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A memo detailing President Donald Trump's request to shut down an FBI investigation of his ousted national security adviser is a powerful piece of evidence that could be used to build an obstruction of justice case against him....
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Business, leisure travelers ponder flying without lap

Wed, 2017-05-17 18:10
NEW YORK (AP) -- International air travelers might soon rediscover magazines, paperbacks and playing cards....
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