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  • The Latest: Butler trade, freshmen picks highlight NBA draft

    The Latest: Butler trade, freshmen picks highlight NBA draft

    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:30 PM EDT2017-06-22 22:30:51 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:03 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:03:01 GMT
    The plaza outside Barclays Center is decorated in green and blue _ as in Celtics green and 76ers blue.
    The plaza outside Barclays Center is decorated in green and blue _ as in Celtics green and 76ers blue.
  • 76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

    76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

    Thursday, June 22 2017 9:01 PM EDT2017-06-23 01:01:01 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:02:47 GMT
    The Philadelphia 76ers selected guard Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.
    The Philadelphia 76ers selected guard Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.
  • In Iowa, boisterous Trump turns back the clock to campaign

    In Iowa, boisterous Trump turns back the clock to campaign

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:20 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:20:11 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:02:29 GMT
    President Donald Trump has traveled to the Midwest for a raucous rally with his loyal supporters _ the kind of event he relished before winning the White House.
    President Donald Trump has traveled to the Midwest for a raucous rally with his loyal supporters _ the kind of event he relished before winning the White House.
  • No tapes after all: Trump says he didn't record Comey talks

    No tapes after all: Trump says he didn't record Comey talks

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:21 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:21:01 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:02:25 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with James Comey _ his fired FBI director.
    President Donald Trump says he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with James Comey _ his fired FBI director.
  • Qatar's neighbors issue steep list of demands to end crisis

    Qatar's neighbors issue steep list of demands to end crisis

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:20 PM EDT2017-06-23 02:20:49 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:02:23 GMT
    Kuwait has given Qatar a list of demands from Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations that includes shutting down Al-Jazeera and cutting diplomatic ties to Iran.
    Kuwait has given Qatar a list of demands from Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations that includes shutting down Al-Jazeera and cutting diplomatic ties to Iran.
  • Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

    Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:00 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:00:07 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:02:14 GMT
    Congressional aides and lobbyists say Senate Republicans would cut Medicaid, end penalties for people not buying insurance and erase a raft of tax increases as part of their long-awaited health care bill.
    Congressional aides and lobbyists say Senate Republicans would cut Medicaid, end penalties for people not buying insurance and erase a raft of tax increases as part of their long-awaited health care bill.
  • Iraqis: IS blew up mosque in 'formal declaration of defeat'

    Iraqis: IS blew up mosque in 'formal declaration of defeat'

    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:00 AM EDT2017-06-22 07:00:14 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:02:04 GMT
    Iraq says Islamic State group detonated explosives, blowing up famous mosque in Mosul with iconic leaning minaret.
    Iraq says Islamic State group detonated explosives, blowing up famous mosque in Mosul with iconic leaning minaret.
  • London fire: Tests show other high-rises have suspect panels

    London fire: Tests show other high-rises have suspect panels

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:40 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:40:15 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:01 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:01:56 GMT
    The local administrator in the west London community devastated by a high-rise apartment fire has resigned after government officials criticized the speed of the response to the devastating blaze that killed at...
    The local administrator in the west London community devastated by a high-rise apartment fire has resigned after government officials criticized the speed of the response to the devastating blaze that killed at least 79 people.
  • German parliament votes to annul gay men's convictions

    German parliament votes to annul gay men's convictions

    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:00 PM EDT2017-06-22 19:00:25 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:01 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:01:49 GMT
    German lawmakers have approved a plan to annul the convictions of thousands of gay men under a law criminalizing homosexuality that was enforced enthusiastically in post-World War II West Germany.
    German lawmakers have approved a plan to annul the convictions of thousands of gay men under a law criminalizing homosexuality that was enforced enthusiastically in post-World War II West Germany.
  • Experts: US exiting climate pact may doom some small islands

    Experts: US exiting climate pact may doom some small islands

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:50 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:50:25 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:01 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:01:46 GMT
    With the US pulling out of Paris climate accord, scientists and government leaders say some small island nations may not survive.
    With the US pulling out of Paris climate accord, scientists and government leaders say some small island nations may not survive.
  • Brexit: May offers hope for EU citizens, wins guarded praise

    Brexit: May offers hope for EU citizens, wins guarded praise

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:10 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:10:06 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:01 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:01:45 GMT
    European Union leaders are gathering to weigh measures to tackle terrorism, closer defense ties and migration, convinced that anti-EU sentiment and support for populist parties are waning.
    European Union leaders are gathering to weigh measures to tackle terrorism, closer defense ties and migration, convinced that anti-EU sentiment and support for populist parties are waning.
  • Cindy weakens but still stirs weather over wide swath

    Cindy weakens but still stirs weather over wide swath

    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:20 AM EDT2017-06-22 07:20:12 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:01 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:01:39 GMT
    Weather forecasters are expecting a third day of rough weather for Gulf Coast states as Tropical Storm Cindy approaches.
    Weather forecasters are expecting a third day of rough weather for Gulf Coast states as Tropical Storm Cindy approaches.
  • Detroit judge halts deportation of Iraqi Christians

    Detroit judge halts deportation of Iraqi Christians

    Thursday, June 22 2017 8:10 PM EDT2017-06-23 00:10:34 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:01 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:01:08 GMT
    A judge has temporarily halted the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in the Detroit area who fear torture and possible death if sent back to Iraq.
    A judge has temporarily halted the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in the Detroit area who fear torture and possible death if sent back to Iraq.
  • Spokesman: Cosby plans tour to educate youth on misbehavior

    Spokesman: Cosby plans tour to educate youth on misbehavior

    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:30 PM EDT2017-06-22 22:30:37 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 1:00 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:00:53 GMT
    Bill Cosby will organize a series of town hall meetings to help educate young people about problems their misbehavior could create, a spokesman for Cosby said Thursday.
    Bill Cosby will organize a series of town hall meetings to help educate young people about problems their misbehavior could create, a spokesman for Cosby said Thursday.
  • 10 Things to Know for Friday

    10 Things to Know for Friday

    Thursday, June 22 2017 9:11 PM EDT2017-06-23 01:11:07 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:51 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:51:05 GMT
    Among 10 Things to Know: GOP health plan meets conservative opposition; Judges say "Making a Murderer" confession was improperly obtained; 76ers take Fultz with top pick in NBA draft.
    Among 10 Things to Know: GOP health plan meets conservative opposition; Judges say "Making a Murderer" confession was improperly obtained; 76ers take Fultz with top pick in NBA draft.
  • Juror: Cosby panel was concerned about 'politics' of case

    Juror: Cosby panel was concerned about 'politics' of case

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:18 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:18:51 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:43 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:43:08 GMT
    A juror says after 52 hours of deliberations, two holdouts in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial outside Philadelphia refused to convict the 79-year-old comedian.
    A juror says after 52 hours of deliberations, two holdouts in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial outside Philadelphia refused to convict the 79-year-old comedian.
  • Parole denied for Manson follower Krenwinkel in California

    Parole denied for Manson follower Krenwinkel in California

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:10 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:10:22 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:42 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:42:32 GMT
    A parole hearing has resumed for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel, a follower of cult leader Charles Manson, after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time...
    A parole hearing has resumed for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel, a follower of cult leader Charles Manson, after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the notorious murders.
  • US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

    US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

    Thursday, June 22 2017 2:11 PM EDT2017-06-22 18:11:06 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:42 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:42:29 GMT
    Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after U.S. government officials ruled that the population is no longer...
    Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after U.S. government officials ruled that the population is no longer threatened.
  • Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors

    Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors

    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-06-22 07:30:23 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:41 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:41:50 GMT
    An experimental drug is showing promise against an untreatable eye disease that blinds older adults _ and intriguingly, it seems to work in patients who carry a particular gene flaw that fuels the damage to their...
    An experimental drug is showing promise against an untreatable eye disease that blinds older adults _ and intriguingly, it seems to work in patients who carry a particular gene flaw that fuels the damage to their vision.
  • Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's departure

    Uber searches for a new CEO in wake of Kalanick's departure

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-06-21 20:29:22 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:22 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:22:47 GMT
    As Uber searches for a new CEO, at least one candidate _ Sheryl Sandberg _ says no.
    As Uber searches for a new CEO, at least one candidate _ Sheryl Sandberg _ says no.
  • Uber CEO is pushed out as company tries to clean up its act

    Uber CEO is pushed out as company tries to clean up its act

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:30 AM EDT2017-06-21 06:30:05 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:22 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:22:42 GMT
    Uber CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick said in a statement to The New York Times that he has accepted a request from investors to step aside.
    Uber CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick said in a statement to The New York Times that he has accepted a request from investors to step aside.
  • Student detained in N Korea is mourned at hometown funeral

    Student detained in N Korea is mourned at hometown funeral

    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:29 AM EDT2017-06-22 04:29:34 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:13:45 GMT
    The life of a 22-year-old college student who died this week after being detained for nearly a year and a half in North Korea will be celebrated in an Ohio hometown still stunned by his loss.
    The life of a 22-year-old college student who died this week after being detained for nearly a year and a half in North Korea will be celebrated in an Ohio hometown still stunned by his loss.
  • Flu vaccine ineffective for people 65 and older last winter

    Flu vaccine ineffective for people 65 and older last winter

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-06-21 16:58:47 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:11 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:11:52 GMT
    Officials: Last winter's flu vaccine was essentially ineffective in protecting older Americans against the illness.
    Officials: Last winter's flu vaccine was essentially ineffective in protecting older Americans against the illness.
  • Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

    Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:30 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:30:11 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:11 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:11:00 GMT
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi faces renewed tests of her leadership in the aftermath of a devastating Democratic loss in a hard-fought Georgia congressional race.
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi faces renewed tests of her leadership in the aftermath of a devastating Democratic loss in a hard-fought Georgia congressional race.
  • Judges: 'Making a Murderer' confession improperly obtained

    Judges: 'Making a Murderer' confession improperly obtained

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:00:32 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:01 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:01:12 GMT
    Three-judge federal appeals panel affirms that Wisconsin inmate featured in 'Making a Murderer' series was coerced into confessing and should be released from prison.
    Three-judge federal appeals panel affirms that Wisconsin inmate featured in 'Making a Murderer' series was coerced into confessing and should be released from prison.
  • Stabbing suspect was caretaker, studied insurance sales

    Stabbing suspect was caretaker, studied insurance sales

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:09 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:09:03 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:21 PM EDT2017-06-23 02:21:49 GMT
    Canadian man remains in custody in stabbing of Michigan airport police officer; suspect accused of shouting 'Allahu akbar' before the incident that is being investigating as act of terrorism.
    Canadian man remains in custody in stabbing of Michigan airport police officer; suspect accused of shouting 'Allahu akbar' before the incident that is being investigating as act of terrorism.
  • Archbishop: Church of England 'colluded' to hide sex abuse

    Archbishop: Church of England 'colluded' to hide sex abuse

    Thursday, June 22 2017 7:10 AM EDT2017-06-22 11:10:26 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 9:42 PM EDT2017-06-23 01:42:06 GMT
    The head of the Church of England has said that the institution "colluded" with and helped to hide the long-term sexual abuse of young men by one of its bishops, rather than help his victims.
    The head of the Church of England has said that the institution "colluded" with and helped to hide the long-term sexual abuse of young men by one of its bishops, rather than help his victims.
  • AP Newsbreak: US, EU urge China to limit food import control

    AP Newsbreak: US, EU urge China to limit food import control

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:50 AM EDT2017-06-22 09:50:13 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-06-23 01:03:06 GMT
    Food exporters including the United States and Europe are stepping up pressure on China to scale back plans for intensive inspections of imports that they say will hamper access to its fast-growing market.
    Food exporters including the United States and Europe are stepping up pressure on China to scale back plans for intensive inspections of imports that they say will hamper access to its fast-growing market.
  • US airstrike kills al-Qaida commander, 2 others, in Yemen

    US airstrike kills al-Qaida commander, 2 others, in Yemen

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:50:26 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 8:00 PM EDT2017-06-23 00:00:31 GMT
    The U.S. military says an American airstrike in Yemen has killed a top commander for the al-Qaida affiliate there and two of his associates.
    The U.S. military says an American airstrike in Yemen has killed a top commander for the al-Qaida affiliate there and two of his associates.
  • Who's No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

    Who's No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

    Thursday, June 22 2017 2:30 AM EDT2017-06-22 06:30:04 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 7:22 PM EDT2017-06-22 23:22:52 GMT
    Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball are expected to be the top two picks in the NBA draft.
    Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball are expected to be the top two picks in the NBA draft.
  • Trump publicly doubting that Russia meddled in election

    Trump publicly doubting that Russia meddled in election

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:10 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:10:22 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 7:21 PM EDT2017-06-22 23:21:32 GMT
    President Donald Trump is questioning why the Obama administration didn't try to stop Russia from interfering in the 2016 election if it happened on his predecessor's watch.
    President Donald Trump is questioning why the Obama administration didn't try to stop Russia from interfering in the 2016 election if it happened on his predecessor's watch.
  • Ron Howard takes helm of Han Solo 'Star Wars' film

    Ron Howard takes helm of Han Solo 'Star Wars' film

    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:20 AM EDT2017-06-22 15:20:19 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 7:02 PM EDT2017-06-22 23:02:14 GMT
    Ron Howard will take command of the Han Solo "Star Wars" spinoff after the surprise departure of directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller.
    Ron Howard will take command of the Han Solo "Star Wars" spinoff after the surprise departure of directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller.
  • 'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years in prison

    'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years in prison

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:40:36 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:46 PM EDT2017-06-22 22:46:03 GMT
    A North Carolina man who fired an assault rifle inside a District of Columbia restaurant during his investigation of a conspiracy theory dubbed "pizzagate" has been sentenced to four years in prison.
    A North Carolina man who fired an assault rifle inside a District of Columbia restaurant during his investigation of a conspiracy theory dubbed "pizzagate" has been sentenced to four years in prison.
  • Amazon aiming to be the dressing room in your house

    Amazon aiming to be the dressing room in your house

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-06-20 13:08:18 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:17 PM EDT2017-06-22 22:17:17 GMT
    Amazon tests new clothing service that lets customers try on clothes at comfort of their home before they buy.
    Amazon tests new clothing service that lets customers try on clothes at comfort of their home before they buy.
  • Rome show smashes myth Virgin model was Borgia pope's lover

    Rome show smashes myth Virgin model was Borgia pope's lover

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:30 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:30:25 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:14 PM EDT2017-06-22 22:14:48 GMT
    An art exhibit in Rome aims to demolish what curators call the "myth" that a Madonna painting at Vatican was modeled on Borgia pope's lover.
    An art exhibit in Rome aims to demolish what curators call the "myth" that a Madonna painting at Vatican was modeled on Borgia pope's lover.
  • Auto club predicts record travel over July 4th weekend

    Auto club predicts record travel over July 4th weekend

    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:28 AM EDT2017-06-22 04:28:50 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:01 PM EDT2017-06-22 22:01:21 GMT
    Cheap gasoline and a decent economy are expected to push July 4th travel to a record.
    Cheap gasoline and a decent economy are expected to push July 4th travel to a record.
  • 'Imagine' if Britain stays in EU? Discord at EU summit

    'Imagine' if Britain stays in EU? Discord at EU summit

    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:40 AM EDT2017-06-22 15:40:44 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:43 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:43:21 GMT
    If European Union chief Donald Tusk is still "a dreamer" about Britain having second thoughts on leaving the EU, some other EU leaders at a summit Thursday were ready to dash his hopes.
    If European Union chief Donald Tusk is still "a dreamer" about Britain having second thoughts on leaving the EU, some other EU leaders at a summit Thursday were ready to dash his hopes.
  • Trump's putdown of wind energy whips up a backlash in Iowa

    Trump's putdown of wind energy whips up a backlash in Iowa

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:50:32 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:42:41 GMT
    President Trump's derision of wind energy at his Iowa rally was denounced across the state which has been a national leader in wind generation and is using the resource to fuel economic development.
    President Trump's derision of wind energy at his Iowa rally was denounced across the state which has been a national leader in wind generation and is using the resource to fuel economic development.
  • The Latest: Merkel calls UK's residency stance 'good start'

    The Latest: Merkel calls UK's residency stance 'good start'

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:30 AM EDT2017-06-22 09:30:44 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:42:27 GMT
    European Council President Donald Tusk says that he still holds out hope that Brexit can be reversed even though the negotiations on Britain's departure from the European Union officially started this week.
    European Council President Donald Tusk says that he still holds out hope that Brexit can be reversed even though the negotiations on Britain's departure from the European Union officially started this week.
  • Americans and guns: It's complicated

    Americans and guns: It's complicated

    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:20 PM EDT2017-06-22 16:20:19 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:42:08 GMT
    A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows Americans have grown more divided over gun issues.
    A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows Americans have grown more divided over gun issues.
  • Edmonton's Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

    Edmonton's Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:40 PM EDT2017-06-22 02:40:36 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:25 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:25:09 GMT
    Edmonton captain Connor McDavid has won his first Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player.
    Edmonton captain Connor McDavid has won his first Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player.
  • GOP Medicaid cuts would hit states fighting opioid epidemic

    GOP Medicaid cuts would hit states fighting opioid epidemic

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:39:23 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:23 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:23:16 GMT
    Republican efforts to roll back former President Barack Obama's health care law could mean deep cuts to treatment programs in states hard hit by the opioid crisis.
    Republican efforts to roll back former President Barack Obama's health care law could mean deep cuts to treatment programs in states hard hit by the opioid crisis.
  • The Latest: Lawyer for Manson follower blasts parole denial

    The Latest: Lawyer for Manson follower blasts parole denial

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:20:27 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:21:54 GMT
    Parole has been denied for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel, a follower of cult leader Charles Manson, after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of...
    Parole has been denied for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel, a follower of cult leader Charles Manson, after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the notorious murders.
  • Swift acquittal for former Milwaukee cop charged in shooting

    Swift acquittal for former Milwaukee cop charged in shooting

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:19 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:19:00 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-06-22 19:06:22 GMT
    A Milwaukee jury needed less than two days of deliberations to acquit a former police officer in the on-duty shooting of a black man last year that sparked two nights of violence on the city's north side.
    A Milwaukee jury needed less than two days of deliberations to acquit a former police officer in the on-duty shooting of a black man last year that sparked two nights of violence on the city's north side.
  • Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car crash claims

    Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car crash claims

    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:48 AM EDT2017-06-22 04:48:50 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 2:13 PM EDT2017-06-22 18:13:27 GMT
    A study by the Highway Loss Data Institute found a 2.7 percent increase crash claims in the first three states to legalize marijuana for recreational use -- Colorado, Oregon and Washington -- when compared with...
    A study by the Highway Loss Data Institute found a 2.7 percent increase crash claims in the first three states to legalize marijuana for recreational use -- Colorado, Oregon and Washington -- when compared with neighboring states.
  • Trump's tease of possible Comey tapes fits familiar pattern

    Trump's tease of possible Comey tapes fits familiar pattern

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:10 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:10:29 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:24 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:24:07 GMT
    An answer is expected this week to a question that has transfixed Washington: Does President Donald Trump have secret recordings of his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey.
    An answer is expected this week to a question that has transfixed Washington: Does President Donald Trump have secret recordings of his conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey.
  • Scandal-hit South Africa leader says doing job 'very well'

    Scandal-hit South Africa leader says doing job 'very well'

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:40 AM EDT2017-06-22 09:40:09 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:13 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:13:24 GMT
    South Africa's highest court says it is up to the speaker of parliament to decide whether a vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma can be done by secret ballot.
    South Africa's highest court says it is up to the speaker of parliament to decide whether a vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma can be done by secret ballot.
  • Prosecutor: Paris attacker asked family to see him as martyr

    Prosecutor: Paris attacker asked family to see him as martyr

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:10 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:10:39 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:51 PM EDT2017-06-22 16:51:54 GMT
    A French prosecutor says a man who was killed when he drove a car packed with arms and explosives into a police convoy had pledged allegiance to the leader of the Islamic State group.
    A French prosecutor says a man who was killed when he drove a car packed with arms and explosives into a police convoy had pledged allegiance to the leader of the Islamic State group.
  • Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

    Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:29 PM EDT2017-06-21 18:29:05 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:44 PM EDT2017-06-22 16:44:47 GMT
    Democratic Party divisions are on stark display a day after a hard-fought special election loss in a Georgia House race.
    Democratic Party divisions are on stark display a day after a hard-fought special election loss in a Georgia House race.
  • Census: US more diverse, white population grows least

    Census: US more diverse, white population grows least

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:00 AM EDT2017-06-22 09:00:07 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:44 PM EDT2017-06-22 16:44:30 GMT
    The U.S. Census Bureau says the nation is aging and becoming more ethnically diverse.
    The U.S. Census Bureau says the nation is aging and becoming more ethnically diverse.
  • The Latest: 7 UK buildings found with combustible cladding

    The Latest: 7 UK buildings found with combustible cladding

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:10 AM EDT2017-06-22 09:10:09 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-06-22 16:02:07 GMT
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says initial tests on other high-rise buildings after the London fire tragedy have shown that the cladding on some of them is combustible.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says initial tests on other high-rise buildings after the London fire tragedy have shown that the cladding on some of them is combustible.
  • The Latest: West Virginia bracing for remnants of Cindy

    The Latest: West Virginia bracing for remnants of Cindy

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:20 AM EDT2017-06-22 09:20:16 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:51 AM EDT2017-06-22 15:51:55 GMT
    Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana, bringing rain and the threat of flash flooding and tornadoes.
    Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana, bringing rain and the threat of flash flooding and tornadoes.
  • Attitudes, legal standards help make police convictions rare

    Attitudes, legal standards help make police convictions rare

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:28 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:28:53 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:41 AM EDT2017-06-22 15:41:28 GMT
    In the three years since fatal police shootings of unarmed black people launched the Black Lives Matter movement, few officers have been charged and none has been convicted by juries in those deaths.
    In the three years since fatal police shootings of unarmed black people launched the Black Lives Matter movement, few officers have been charged and none has been convicted by juries in those deaths.
  • The Latest: White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

    The Latest: White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-06-22 04:09:17 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:14 AM EDT2017-06-22 15:14:19 GMT
    The White House is painting a Republican win in Georgia's special House election Tuesday as a personal victory for President Donald Trump.
    The White House is painting a Republican win in Georgia's special House election Tuesday as a personal victory for President Donald Trump.
  • Afghanistan sets July 7, 2018 for parliamentary elections

    Afghanistan sets July 7, 2018 for parliamentary elections

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:20 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:20:36 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:32 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:32:23 GMT
    Election Official: Afghanistan will hold elections July 7, 2018 for its 249-seat Parliament in line with its constitution that requires Parliamentary polls every four years.
    Election Official: Afghanistan will hold elections July 7, 2018 for its 249-seat Parliament in line with its constitution that requires Parliamentary polls every four years.
  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    10 Things to Know for Today

    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:10 AM EDT2017-06-22 10:10:26 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:11 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:11:51 GMT
    Among 10 Things to Know: AP: US interrogates detainees in Yemen prisons rife with torture; AP sources: Senate GOP health bill would reshape 'Obamacare'; Tropical Storm Cindy lashes Gulf Coast states.
    Among 10 Things to Know: AP: US interrogates detainees in Yemen prisons rife with torture; AP sources: Senate GOP health bill would reshape 'Obamacare'; Tropical Storm Cindy lashes Gulf Coast states.
  • Suicide car bomb outside Afghan bank kills at least 29

    Suicide car bomb outside Afghan bank kills at least 29

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:10 AM EDT2017-06-22 09:10:20 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:00:19 GMT
    Local Afghan police chief says at least 15 killed in suicide car bombing in capital of southern Helmand province.
    Local Afghan police chief says at least 15 killed in suicide car bombing in capital of southern Helmand province.
  • Russia cancels diplomatic meeting in wake of US sanctions

    Russia cancels diplomatic meeting in wake of US sanctions

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 8:38 AM EDT2017-06-21 12:38:26 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:02 AM EDT2017-06-22 10:02:01 GMT
    The Kremlin has voiced regret about the new U.S. sanctions and warned of possible retaliation.
    The Kremlin has voiced regret about the new U.S. sanctions and warned of possible retaliation.
  • US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections

    US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:58:24 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:40 AM EDT2017-06-22 09:40:39 GMT
    Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is set to testify at a House intelligence committee hearing as the panel presses ahead with its investigation of Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign.
    Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is set to testify at a House intelligence committee hearing as the panel presses ahead with its investigation of Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign.
  • Census: Every ethnic, racial group grew, but whites slowest

    Census: Every ethnic, racial group grew, but whites slowest

    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-06-22 04:08:56 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:53 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:53:02 GMT
    The U.S. Census says the nation is aging and becoming more ethnically diverse.
    The U.S. Census says the nation is aging and becoming more ethnically diverse.
  • Saudi king names son heir as new generation encircles throne

    Saudi king names son heir as new generation encircles throne

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-06-21 03:58:13 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:31 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:31:53 GMT
    Saudi Arabia's King Salman has appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, removing the country's counterterrorism czar and a figure well-known to Washington from the royal line of succession.
    Saudi Arabia's King Salman has appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, removing the country's counterterrorism czar and a figure well-known to Washington from the royal line of succession.
  • Trump using Trump hotel to hold Trump re-election fundraiser

    Trump using Trump hotel to hold Trump re-election fundraiser

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:14 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:14:16 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:30 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:30:47 GMT
    President Donald Trump will hold his first re-election fundraiser at his own hotel in Washington next week.
    President Donald Trump will hold his first re-election fundraiser at his own hotel in Washington next week.
  • In Iowa, Trump rallies base, celebrates GOP resilience

    In Iowa, Trump rallies base, celebrates GOP resilience

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:08 PM EDT2017-06-21 18:08:34 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:30 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:30:44 GMT
    President Donald Trump is heading to the Midwest in search of his supporters' warm embrace _ and to celebrate a Republican congressional victory in an election viewed as an early referendum on his presidency.
    President Donald Trump is heading to the Midwest in search of his supporters' warm embrace _ and to celebrate a Republican congressional victory in an election viewed as an early referendum on his presidency.
  • AP sources: Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

    AP sources: Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:48 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:48:55 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:04 AM EDT2017-06-22 08:04:12 GMT
    Republicans are angling toward a Senate vote next week on their marquee effort to erase much of President Barack Obama's health care law.
    Republicans are angling toward a Senate vote next week on their marquee effort to erase much of President Barack Obama's health care law.
  • Summer vacation: Never mind the hike. Where's the hammock?

    Summer vacation: Never mind the hike. Where's the hammock?

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:18 AM EDT2017-06-21 13:18:26 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:21 AM EDT2017-06-22 07:21:45 GMT
    Never mind the hike. Where's the hammock? A new poll about summer travel finds the No. 1 thing people want to do on vacation is ... nothing.
    Never mind the hike. Where's the hammock? A new poll about summer travel finds the No. 1 thing people want to do on vacation is ... nothing.
  • Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

    Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-06-21 09:38:52 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:12 AM EDT2017-06-22 07:12:09 GMT
    Residents and officials along a stretch of the Gulf Coast from the Florida panhandle to eastern Texas are keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Cindy.
    Residents and officials along a stretch of the Gulf Coast from the Florida panhandle to eastern Texas are keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Cindy.
  • Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict

    Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:49 PM EDT2017-06-21 19:49:12 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:01 AM EDT2017-06-22 07:01:55 GMT
    The Wall Street Journal has fired its highly regarded chief foreign affairs correspondent after evidence emerged about his involvement in prospective business deal with an international businessman who was one of...
    The Wall Street Journal has fired its highly regarded chief foreign affairs correspondent after evidence emerged about his involvement in prospective business deal with an international businessman who was one of his key sources.
  • IS destroys iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

    IS destroys iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-06-21 20:00:57 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 3:00 AM EDT2017-06-22 07:00:34 GMT
    Iraq's Ministry of Defense says the Islamic State group destroyed the al-Nuri mosque in Mosul and the iconic leaning minaret when fighters detonated explosives inside the structures late Wednesday night.
    Iraq's Ministry of Defense says the Islamic State group destroyed the al-Nuri mosque in Mosul and the iconic leaning minaret when fighters detonated explosives inside the structures late Wednesday night.
  • Blackhawks' Hossa to miss next season with skin disorder

    Blackhawks' Hossa to miss next season with skin disorder

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:58 AM EDT2017-06-21 11:58:24 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 2:41 AM EDT2017-06-22 06:41:51 GMT
    Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa will miss the entire 2017-18 NHL season because of a progressive skin disorder.
    Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa will miss the entire 2017-18 NHL season because of a progressive skin disorder.
  • Belgium tightens security after failed Brussels bombing

    Belgium tightens security after failed Brussels bombing

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:18 AM EDT2017-06-21 06:18:18 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:30 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:30:12 GMT
    Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon says security will remain high at Brussels rail facilities after a man blew up an explosive device at Central Station.
    Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon says security will remain high at Brussels rail facilities after a man blew up an explosive device at Central Station.
  • Milwaukee mayor urges peaceful protest after ex-cop cleared

    Milwaukee mayor urges peaceful protest after ex-cop cleared

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 1:28 AM EDT2017-06-21 05:28:16 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:21 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:21:13 GMT
    Jury deliberations are entering a second day in the trial of a former Milwaukee police officer charged in a fatal shooting that led to riots in the majority African-American neighborhood where it happened last year.
    Jury deliberations are entering a second day in the trial of a former Milwaukee police officer charged in a fatal shooting that led to riots in the majority African-American neighborhood where it happened last year.
  • Juror: 2 holdouts blocked conviction in Bill Cosby trial

    Juror: 2 holdouts blocked conviction in Bill Cosby trial

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:38 AM EDT2017-06-21 13:38:47 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:20 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:20:48 GMT
    The Pennsylvania judge who presided over Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is weighing whether to release the identities of the jurors who deadlocked in the case.
    The Pennsylvania judge who presided over Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is weighing whether to release the identities of the jurors who deadlocked in the case.
  • Canadian charged in US airport attack investigated as terror

    Canadian charged in US airport attack investigated as terror

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:48 AM EDT2017-06-21 14:48:31 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:11 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:11:11 GMT
    Officials say the airport in Flint, Michigan, has been evacuated after a police officer was injured.
    Officials say the airport in Flint, Michigan, has been evacuated after a police officer was injured.
  • Chief: Police testing for sex assault of slain Virginia teen

    Chief: Police testing for sex assault of slain Virginia teen

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:18:24 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:00 AM EDT2017-06-22 05:00:05 GMT
    Virginia detectives say the beating death of a teenage Muslim girl appears to have been a case of road rage, but the case has left doubt among Islamic leaders who say it looks too much like a hate crime.
    Virginia detectives say the beating death of a teenage Muslim girl appears to have been a case of road rage, but the case has left doubt among Islamic leaders who say it looks too much like a hate crime.
  • Seattle police shooting may show limits of crisis training

    Seattle police shooting may show limits of crisis training

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:18:57 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:32 AM EDT2017-06-22 04:32:13 GMT
    Two Seattle police officers who shot and killed a pregnant woman inside her apartment had been trained to deal with people showing signs of mental illness or other behavior crises.
    Two Seattle police officers who shot and killed a pregnant woman inside her apartment had been trained to deal with people showing signs of mental illness or other behavior crises.
  • Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens charged with murder

    Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens charged with murder

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:28 PM EDT2017-06-21 18:28:42 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:30 AM EDT2017-06-22 04:30:23 GMT
    A former Texas nurse who prosecutors say may be responsible for the deaths of up to 60 young children has been indicted on a murder charge for the second time in recent weeks.
    A former Texas nurse who prosecutors say may be responsible for the deaths of up to 60 young children has been indicted on a murder charge for the second time in recent weeks.
  • 10 Things to Know for Thursday

    10 Things to Know for Thursday

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:28 PM EDT2017-06-22 01:28:50 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-06-22 04:19:54 GMT
    Among 10 Things to Know: Stabbing at Flint airport investigated as terror attack, Senate GOP leaders to unveil health care bill, Tropical Storm Cindy claims boy's life.
    Among 10 Things to Know: Stabbing at Flint airport investigated as terror attack, Senate GOP leaders to unveil health care bill, Tropical Storm Cindy claims boy's life.
  • Police: Man killed woman, then himself on Chicago Skyway

    Police: Man killed woman, then himself on Chicago Skyway

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:08 AM EDT2017-06-21 11:08:37 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:42 PM EDT2017-06-22 03:42:31 GMT
    Police say a man and woman have been found dead with gunshot wounds on the Chicago Skyway, prompting an early-morning closure of part of the expressway that connects the city with Indiana.
    Police say a man and woman have been found dead with gunshot wounds on the Chicago Skyway, prompting an early-morning closure of part of the expressway that connects the city with Indiana.
  • Latest: Officials: Suspect a dual citizen of Canada, Tunisia

    Latest: Officials: Suspect a dual citizen of Canada, Tunisia

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:39 PM EDT2017-06-21 18:39:48 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:39 PM EDT2017-06-22 03:39:14 GMT
    A law enforcement official says the FBI is looking at terrorism as a possible motive in the stabbing of an officer at a Flint airport.
    A law enforcement official says the FBI is looking at terrorism as a possible motive in the stabbing of an officer at a Flint airport.
  • Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

    Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:08:41 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:21 PM EDT2017-06-22 03:21:05 GMT
    Queen Elizabeth II will outline the government's upcoming legislative program with far less pageantry than usual in a speech expected to be dominated by discussion of Britain's upcoming departure from the European...
    Queen Elizabeth II will outline the government's upcoming legislative program with far less pageantry than usual in a speech expected to be dominated by discussion of Britain's upcoming departure from the European Union.
  • Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict

    Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-06-21 21:09:07 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:53 PM EDT2017-06-22 02:53:54 GMT
    The release of dashboard video in the shooting death of Philando Castile renewed anger over his death and reopened an emotional question: How could the police officer who shot him have been acquitted.
    The release of dashboard video in the shooting death of Philando Castile renewed anger over his death and reopened an emotional question: How could the police officer who shot him have been acquitted.
  • Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina

    Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina

    Monday, June 19 2017 10:05 PM EDT2017-06-20 02:05:34 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:14 PM EDT2017-06-22 01:14:42 GMT
    In a hidden room in a house in Argentina's capital, police believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi artifacts in the country's history, including busts of Adolf Hitler and even a macabre medical...
    In a hidden room in a house in Argentina's capital, police believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi artifacts in the country's history, including busts of Adolf Hitler and even a macabre medical device used to measure head size.
  • Kushner kicks off Mideast peace push with first solo visit

    Kushner kicks off Mideast peace push with first solo visit

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 6:58 AM EDT2017-06-21 10:58:34 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 8:40 PM EDT2017-06-22 00:40:59 GMT
    President Donald Trump's son-in-law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner, has arrived for a day-long visit aimed at restarting long-dormant Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
    President Donald Trump's son-in-law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner, has arrived for a day-long visit aimed at restarting long-dormant Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
  • US: China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on NKorea

    US: China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on NKorea

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:28 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:28:20 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 6:50 PM EDT2017-06-21 22:50:36 GMT
    Otto Warmbier's death after returning from North Korea is stoking outrage in Washington and threatening to overshadow high-level U.S.-Chinese talks Wednesday.
    Otto Warmbier's death after returning from North Korea is stoking outrage in Washington and threatening to overshadow high-level U.S.-Chinese talks Wednesday.
  • In Georgia, Republicans celebrate while Dems seek upsides

    In Georgia, Republicans celebrate while Dems seek upsides

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:19 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:19:13 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 6:43 PM EDT2017-06-21 22:43:46 GMT
    Republicans have some breathing room after Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election in Georgia to avoid a major upset ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.
    Republicans have some breathing room after Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election in Georgia to avoid a major upset ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.
  • Latest: Former Milwaukee cop 'thankful' at acquittal

    Latest: Former Milwaukee cop 'thankful' at acquittal

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:08 PM EDT2017-06-21 19:08:40 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 6:13 PM EDT2017-06-21 22:13:01 GMT
    Jurors have reached a verdict in the trial of a former Milwaukee police officer charged in a fatal shooting that sparked unrest in a predominantly black neighborhood where it happened last summer.
    Jurors have reached a verdict in the trial of a former Milwaukee police officer charged in a fatal shooting that sparked unrest in a predominantly black neighborhood where it happened last summer.
  • Clarification: Ticks story

    Clarification: Ticks story

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:47 PM EDT2017-06-20 17:47:57 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:51 PM EDT2017-06-21 21:51:04 GMT
    Tick numbers are on the rise across New England this spring, raising the prospect of an increase in Lyme and other diseases.
    Tick numbers are on the rise across New England this spring, raising the prospect of an increase in Lyme and other diseases.
  • AP-NORC poll: Few favor Trump move to ditch Paris accord

    AP-NORC poll: Few favor Trump move to ditch Paris accord

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:37 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:37:38 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-06-21 21:40:45 GMT
    A new poll finds that Americans are more likely to oppose than support President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord.
    A new poll finds that Americans are more likely to oppose than support President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord.
  • FBI: Gunman who shot congressman had no target in mind

    FBI: Gunman who shot congressman had no target in mind

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:29 AM EDT2017-06-21 14:29:10 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-06-21 21:40:00 GMT
    The FBI says a gunman acted alone when he shot and wounded a top House Republican and four other people on a northern Virginia baseball field.
    The FBI says a gunman acted alone when he shot and wounded a top House Republican and four other people on a northern Virginia baseball field.
  • What offseason? A week after Finals, the NBA in overdrive

    What offseason? A week after Finals, the NBA in overdrive

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:48 PM EDT2017-06-21 02:48:20 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-06-21 21:15:36 GMT
    Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez are on the move, Dwyane Wade and Pau Gasol seem to be staying put.
    Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez are on the move, Dwyane Wade and Pau Gasol seem to be staying put.
  • NBC says 'Downton Abbey' movie production to start in 2018

    NBC says 'Downton Abbey' movie production to start in 2018

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:28 AM EDT2017-06-21 13:28:27 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:13 PM EDT2017-06-21 21:13:14 GMT
    An NBCUniversal executive says a "Downton Abbey" film is in the works, with production likely to begin in 2018.
    An NBCUniversal executive says a "Downton Abbey" film is in the works, with production likely to begin in 2018.
  • Fidget spinners named among possible summer hazards for kids

    Fidget spinners named among possible summer hazards for kids

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 12:48 AM EDT2017-06-21 04:48:15 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-06-21 20:29:58 GMT
    A consumer watchdog group says those wildly popular fidget spinners aren't as harmless as they might appear.
    A consumer watchdog group says those wildly popular fidget spinners aren't as harmless as they might appear.
  • South Sudan no longer in famine, but situation is critical

    South Sudan no longer in famine, but situation is critical

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-06-21 09:38:32 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:01 PM EDT2017-06-21 20:01:06 GMT
    South Sudan no longer has areas in famine, but almost 2 million people are on the brink of starvation and an estimated 6 million people _ half the population _ will face extreme food insecurity, according to...
    South Sudan no longer has areas in famine, but almost 2 million people are on the brink of starvation and an estimated 6 million people _ half the population _ will face extreme food insecurity, according to reports by the government and the U.N.
  • Queen's elderly husband Prince Philip in London hospital

    Queen's elderly husband Prince Philip in London hospital

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 6:08 AM EDT2017-06-21 10:08:22 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-06-21 20:00:55 GMT
    Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip has been admitted to a hospital for treatment of an infection and will not be attending the queen's speech.
    Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip has been admitted to a hospital for treatment of an infection and will not be attending the queen's speech.
  • Macron adds new faces to Cabinet after losing 4 ministers

    Macron adds new faces to Cabinet after losing 4 ministers

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:58 AM EDT2017-06-21 06:58:19 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:59 PM EDT2017-06-21 18:59:27 GMT
    The French press reports that two more French government ministers, including the minister of justice, are targeted in possible probes have resigned, following on the heels of the defense minister.
    The French press reports that two more French government ministers, including the minister of justice, are targeted in possible probes have resigned, following on the heels of the defense minister.
  • Science Says: DNA shows early spread of cats in human world

    Science Says: DNA shows early spread of cats in human world

    Monday, June 19 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-06-19 15:17:01 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:41 PM EDT2017-06-21 18:41:54 GMT
    A DNA study is showing how cats spread in the ancient human world.
    A DNA study is showing how cats spread in the ancient human world.
  • NASA telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

    NASA telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

    Monday, June 19 2017 12:45 PM EDT2017-06-19 16:45:18 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:22 PM EDT2017-06-21 18:22:53 GMT
    NASA's planet-hunting Kepler telescope found 10 new planets that are not too hot or cold and just the right size to have life on them.
    NASA's planet-hunting Kepler telescope found 10 new planets that are not too hot or cold and just the right size to have life on them.
  • White House to negotiate tax overhaul behind closed doors

    White House to negotiate tax overhaul behind closed doors

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:08:19 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 1:29 PM EDT2017-06-21 17:29:05 GMT
    Trump's top economic aide says the administration plans to introduce its tax overhaul during the first two weeks of September.
    Trump's top economic aide says the administration plans to introduce its tax overhaul during the first two weeks of September.
  • The Latest: Officials: Brussels attacker sympathized with IS

    The Latest: Officials: Brussels attacker sympathized with IS

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:38 AM EDT2017-06-21 09:38:22 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-06-21 17:00:14 GMT
    A federal magistrate in Belgium says that the suspect who was shot and killed by soldiers at the Brussels central station had Moroccan nationality and wasn't known to authorities for terror activities.
    A federal magistrate in Belgium says that the suspect who was shot and killed by soldiers at the Brussels central station had Moroccan nationality and wasn't known to authorities for terror activities.
  • Agent: Tiger Woods in a clinic for handling pain medication

    Agent: Tiger Woods in a clinic for handling pain medication

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:28 PM EDT2017-06-20 18:28:21 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 12:01 PM EDT2017-06-21 16:01:19 GMT
    Tiger Woods has checked into a clinic to get help for dealing with pain medication, and his agent is not sure how long he will be there.
    Tiger Woods has checked into a clinic to get help for dealing with pain medication, and his agent is not sure how long he will be there.
  • 4 cardinals press pope to clarify divorce-remarriage stand

    4 cardinals press pope to clarify divorce-remarriage stand

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:48 AM EDT2017-06-21 14:48:47 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:59 AM EDT2017-06-21 15:59:38 GMT
    Four conservative cardinals who publicly questioned Pope Francis' opening to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics are pressing their case and arguing that the issue is dividing the church.
    Four conservative cardinals who publicly questioned Pope Francis' opening to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics are pressing their case and arguing that the issue is dividing the church.
  • London copes with deep divisions after attacks, tower fire

    London copes with deep divisions after attacks, tower fire

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:19 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:19:14 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:50 AM EDT2017-06-21 15:50:07 GMT
    The cars are zipping over London Bridge at their typical fast clip, drawing little obvious attention.
    The cars are zipping over London Bridge at their typical fast clip, drawing little obvious attention.
  • Man accused of moving cocaine through children's day care

    Man accused of moving cocaine through children's day care

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:18 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:18:18 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-06-21 14:59:36 GMT
    Children played and slept surrounded by pounds of cocaine at a Los Angeles day care center that a man used as a drug trafficking hub, authorities said.
    Children played and slept surrounded by pounds of cocaine at a Los Angeles day care center that a man used as a drug trafficking hub, authorities said.
  • Trump returns to Iowa and unhappy independent voters

    Trump returns to Iowa and unhappy independent voters

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:38:19 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-06-21 14:59:29 GMT
    President Donald Trump makes his first visit to Iowa since he won the state in last year's elections, but many of his independent voters are rethinking their support.
    President Donald Trump makes his first visit to Iowa since he won the state in last year's elections, but many of his independent voters are rethinking their support.
  • Daniel Day-Lewis says he's retiring from acting

    Daniel Day-Lewis says he's retiring from acting

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:17 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:17:59 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-06-21 14:59:17 GMT
    Daniel Day-Lewis says he's retiring from acting, which will make his upcoming film, "Phantom Thread," his final one.
    Daniel Day-Lewis says he's retiring from acting, which will make his upcoming film, "Phantom Thread," his final one.
  • 'Worth killing over': How a plane mogul dodged US scrutiny

    'Worth killing over': How a plane mogul dodged US scrutiny

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:18:09 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 10:51 AM EDT2017-06-21 14:51:12 GMT
    American authorities are investigating a global corruption case against an Iranian-born aviation mogul decades after they probed his involvement in a Kansas bank collapse.
    American authorities are investigating a global corruption case against an Iranian-born aviation mogul decades after they probed his involvement in a Kansas bank collapse.
  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    10 Things to Know for Today

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 5:58 AM EDT2017-06-21 09:58:22 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:59 AM EDT2017-06-21 13:59:57 GMT
    Among 10 Things to Know: Republican wins Georgia House seat in key contest; Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure; Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heir.
    Among 10 Things to Know: Republican wins Georgia House seat in key contest; Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure; Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heir.
  • 'Bachelor' contestant lawyer disputes no misconduct finding

    'Bachelor' contestant lawyer disputes no misconduct finding

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-06-20 17:28:08 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 9:59 AM EDT2017-06-21 13:59:50 GMT
    The producer of ABC's "Bachelor in Paradise" says a review of videotape found no cast misconduct or danger to any contestant.
    The producer of ABC's "Bachelor in Paradise" says a review of videotape found no cast misconduct or danger to any contestant.
  • Harvard freshmen's ouster over posts draws broad response

    Harvard freshmen's ouster over posts draws broad response

    Monday, June 19 2017 4:15 AM EDT2017-06-19 08:15:04 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 8:31 AM EDT2017-06-21 12:31:50 GMT
    Harvard University's recent decision to rescind admission offers to 10 incoming freshmen because of offensive Facebook posts is drawing attention from far beyond the Ivy League school's halls.
    Harvard University's recent decision to rescind admission offers to 10 incoming freshmen because of offensive Facebook posts is drawing attention from far beyond the Ivy League school's halls.
  • Trump likely to reveal this week whether secret tapes exist

    Trump likely to reveal this week whether secret tapes exist

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:48 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:48:20 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:51 AM EDT2017-06-21 11:51:11 GMT
    President Donald Trump is expected to make an announcement in the coming days on whether any recordings exist of his private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey.
    President Donald Trump is expected to make an announcement in the coming days on whether any recordings exist of his private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey.
  • After Warmbier's death, US weighs travel ban on North Korea

    After Warmbier's death, US weighs travel ban on North Korea

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:47 AM EDT2017-06-20 15:47:59 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:51 AM EDT2017-06-21 11:51:08 GMT
    President Donald Trump says the death of a 22-year-old college student who was detained for nearly a year and a half in North Korea is a "total disgrace.".
    President Donald Trump says the death of a 22-year-old college student who was detained for nearly a year and a half in North Korea is a "total disgrace.".
  • Shootings kill or injure at least 19 US children each day

    Shootings kill or injure at least 19 US children each day

    Monday, June 19 2017 10:05 AM EDT2017-06-19 14:05:16 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 6:49 AM EDT2017-06-21 10:49:37 GMT
    Shootings kill or injure at least 19 U.S. children each day, with boys, teenagers and blacks most at risk, according to a government study that paints a bleak portrait of persistent violence.
    Shootings kill or injure at least 19 U.S. children each day, with boys, teenagers and blacks most at risk, according to a government study that paints a bleak portrait of persistent violence.
  • Dashcam video shows officer firing 7 shots into Castile car

    Dashcam video shows officer firing 7 shots into Castile car

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:18:57 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 6:21 AM EDT2017-06-21 10:21:48 GMT
    Video that shows a Minnesota police officer firing seven rapid shots at Philando Castile during a traffic stop last July is now public, days after the officer was acquitted in the case.
    Video that shows a Minnesota police officer firing seven rapid shots at Philando Castile during a traffic stop last July is now public, days after the officer was acquitted in the case.
  • Muslims question whether girl's killing was road rage

    Muslims question whether girl's killing was road rage

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:28 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:28:25 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:22 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:22:40 GMT
    Islamic leaders are questioning Virginia detectives' insistence that the beating death of a teenage Muslim girl appears to have been a case of road rage, saying the attack looks all too much like a hate crime.
    Islamic leaders are questioning Virginia detectives' insistence that the beating death of a teenage Muslim girl appears to have been a case of road rage, saying the attack looks all too much like a hate crime.
  • Hawks send center Dwight Howard to Hornets

    Hawks send center Dwight Howard to Hornets

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:08 PM EDT2017-06-21 02:08:27 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:21 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:21:21 GMT
    A person familiar with the situation says the Charlotte Hornets have reached an agreement to acquire center Dwight Howard from the Atlanta Hawks.
    A person familiar with the situation says the Charlotte Hornets have reached an agreement to acquire center Dwight Howard from the Atlanta Hawks.
  • Brazil federal police accuse president of getting bribes

    Brazil federal police accuse president of getting bribes

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-06-20 21:48:03 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:09 AM EDT2017-06-21 08:09:59 GMT
    Brazil's federal police force says it has found evidence that embattled President Michel Temer received bribes to help businesses.
    Brazil's federal police force says it has found evidence that embattled President Michel Temer received bribes to help businesses.
  • Clamping down, Trump team puts the 'brief' in press briefing

    Clamping down, Trump team puts the 'brief' in press briefing

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-06-20 19:58:03 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:59 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:59:56 GMT
    President Donald Trump's White House is putting the "brief" in press briefings.
    President Donald Trump's White House is putting the "brief" in press briefings.
  • Senate steers toward showdown vote next week on health bill

    Senate steers toward showdown vote next week on health bill

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:57 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:57:38 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:50 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:50:26 GMT
    Democrats lack the votes to stop the still-evolving Republican health care bill in the Senate, but they're criticizing it as a stealthy measure that GOP leaders want to rush through the chamber before anyone knows...
    Democrats lack the votes to stop the still-evolving Republican health care bill in the Senate, but they're criticizing it as a stealthy measure that GOP leaders want to rush through the chamber before anyone knows what's really in it.
  • Coroner still probing death of US student held by N. Korea

    Coroner still probing death of US student held by N. Korea

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 12:35 AM EDT2017-06-20 04:35:35 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:49 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:49:43 GMT
    The family of an American college student who died days after being released from North Korea in a coma says the 22-year-old "has completed his journey home.".
    The family of an American college student who died days after being released from North Korea in a coma says the 22-year-old "has completed his journey home.".
  • Trump likely to reveal this week whether secret tapes exist

    Trump likely to reveal this week whether secret tapes exist

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-06-20 13:58:05 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:40 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:40:30 GMT
    Special Counsel Robert Mueller will be meeting with the top members of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday.
    Special Counsel Robert Mueller will be meeting with the top members of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday.
  • Republicans' Medicaid rollback collides with opioid epidemic

    Republicans' Medicaid rollback collides with opioid epidemic

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:08 PM EDT2017-06-20 21:08:06 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:40 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:40:26 GMT
    Republican efforts to roll back former President Barack Obama's health care law could mean deep cuts to treatment programs in states hard hit by the opioid crisis.
    Republican efforts to roll back former President Barack Obama's health care law could mean deep cuts to treatment programs in states hard hit by the opioid crisis.
  • As heat wave hits, air-conditioner fixers are in hot demand

    As heat wave hits, air-conditioner fixers are in hot demand

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:58:09 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:30:51 GMT
    As a scorching heat wave hits Phoenix, air conditioning repairmen have been besieged with phone calls from desperate homeowners.
    As a scorching heat wave hits Phoenix, air conditioning repairmen have been besieged with phone calls from desperate homeowners.
  • Barbie's companion Ken gets new looks: Man bun, beefy bod

    Barbie's companion Ken gets new looks: Man bun, beefy bod

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-06-20 13:58:03 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:29 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:29:11 GMT
    He's been overshadowed by Barbie for decades, but now Ken is finally getting some attention. Mattel is introducing 15 new looks for the male doll, giving him new skin tones, body shapes and hair styles.
    He's been overshadowed by Barbie for decades, but now Ken is finally getting some attention. Mattel is introducing 15 new looks for the male doll, giving him new skin tones, body shapes and hair styles.
  • Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

    Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:27 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:27:43 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 3:20 AM EDT2017-06-21 07:20:53 GMT
    The most expensive House race in U.S. history heads to voters Tuesday in suburban Atlanta.
    The most expensive House race in U.S. history heads to voters Tuesday in suburban Atlanta.
  • 'Worth killing over': How a plane mogul dodged US scrutiny

    'Worth killing over': How a plane mogul dodged US scrutiny

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 1:38 AM EDT2017-06-21 05:38:16 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:33 AM EDT2017-06-21 06:33:54 GMT
    American authorities are investigating a global corruption case against an Iranian-born aviation mogul decades after they probed his involvement in a Kansas bank collapse.
    American authorities are investigating a global corruption case against an Iranian-born aviation mogul decades after they probed his involvement in a Kansas bank collapse.
  • Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

    Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:39 PM EDT2017-06-20 19:39:29 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:33 AM EDT2017-06-21 06:33:46 GMT
    Belgian media are reporting that explosion-like noises have been heard at a Brussels train station; main square evacuated.
    Belgian media are reporting that explosion-like noises have been heard at a Brussels train station; main square evacuated.
  • The Latest: Suspect in train station blast confirmed dead

    The Latest: Suspect in train station blast confirmed dead

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:29:10 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-06-21 06:09:19 GMT
    Belgian authorities say soldiers "neutralized" a person at a main Brussels train station amid media reports of explosion-like noises there.
    Belgian authorities say soldiers "neutralized" a person at a main Brussels train station amid media reports of explosion-like noises there.
  • Neighbors: Alleged mosque attacker made anti-Muslim slurs

    Neighbors: Alleged mosque attacker made anti-Muslim slurs

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 6:07 AM EDT2017-06-20 10:07:47 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-06-21 06:09:15 GMT
    British police have identified the suspect held in connection with the van attack outside a London mosque as Darren Osborne, of Cardiff. He is being held on suspicion of attempted murder and alleged terror offenses.
    British police have identified the suspect held in connection with the van attack outside a London mosque as Darren Osborne, of Cardiff. He is being held on suspicion of attempted murder and alleged terror offenses.
  • US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

    US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:58:03 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 1:10 AM EDT2017-06-21 05:10:18 GMT
    Australia suspended airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria after US fighter jet shot down Syrian warplane.
    Australia suspended airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria after US fighter jet shot down Syrian warplane.
  • Death of American detained in North Korea baffles experts

    Death of American detained in North Korea baffles experts

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:27 AM EDT2017-06-20 09:27:42 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 1:09 AM EDT2017-06-21 05:09:46 GMT
    What happened to Otto Warmbier, an American college student who died just days after North Korea released him from detention, has outsiders baffled.
    What happened to Otto Warmbier, an American college student who died just days after North Korea released him from detention, has outsiders baffled.
  • Prodigy, half of rap duo Mobb Deep, dead at 42

    Prodigy, half of rap duo Mobb Deep, dead at 42

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:38 PM EDT2017-06-20 18:38:09 GMT
    Wednesday, June 21 2017 12:28 AM EDT2017-06-21 04:28:15 GMT
    Prodigy, the skilled rapper and member of the New York hip-hop duo Mobb Depp, has died.
    Prodigy, the skilled rapper and member of the New York hip-hop duo Mobb Depp, has died.
  • 10 Things to Know for Wednesday

    10 Things to Know for Wednesday

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-06-21 01:08:08 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-06-21 03:58:44 GMT
    Among 10 Things to Know: GOP seeks to hang on to House seat in key election; Belgium says it foiled terror attack; Rapper Prodigy dies at 42.
    Among 10 Things to Know: GOP seeks to hang on to House seat in key election; Belgium says it foiled terror attack; Rapper Prodigy dies at 42.
  • The Latest: Handel thanks Trump for support in key GOP win

    The Latest: Handel thanks Trump for support in key GOP win

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:28 PM EDT2017-06-21 02:28:28 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:00 PM EDT2017-06-21 03:00:09 GMT
    Republican Karen Handel has won a nationally watched congressional election in Georgia and avoided a major upset after the most expensive House campaign in U.S. history.
    Republican Karen Handel has won a nationally watched congressional election in Georgia and avoided a major upset after the most expensive House campaign in U.S. history.
  • Google promises YouTube crackdown on online extremism

    Google promises YouTube crackdown on online extremism

    Monday, June 19 2017 7:35 AM EDT2017-06-19 11:35:11 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:39 PM EDT2017-06-21 01:39:54 GMT
    Google is intensifying its campaign against online extremism, saying it will put more resources toward identifying and removing videos related to terrorism and hate groups.
    Google is intensifying its campaign against online extremism, saying it will put more resources toward identifying and removing videos related to terrorism and hate groups.
  • The Latest: No quick verdict in Milwaukee ex-cop trial

    The Latest: No quick verdict in Milwaukee ex-cop trial

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-06-20 17:28:00 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:10 PM EDT2017-06-21 01:10:38 GMT
    The prosecutor who charged a former Milwaukee police officer for killing a 23-year-old black man told jurors the man "looked like a child" and was in a vulnerable position when he was fatally shot.
    The prosecutor who charged a former Milwaukee police officer for killing a 23-year-old black man told jurors the man "looked like a child" and was in a vulnerable position when he was fatally shot.
  • 'Human Project' study will ask 10,000 to share life's data

    'Human Project' study will ask 10,000 to share life's data

    Monday, June 19 2017 9:35 AM EDT2017-06-19 13:35:11 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 8:40 PM EDT2017-06-21 00:40:12 GMT
    Researchers are gearing up to start recruiting 10,000 New Yorkers early next year for a study so sweeping it's called "The Human Project.".
    Researchers are gearing up to start recruiting 10,000 New Yorkers early next year for a study so sweeping it's called "The Human Project.".
  • Jury to resume deliberations Wednesday in ex-cop trial

    Jury to resume deliberations Wednesday in ex-cop trial

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:15 AM EDT2017-06-20 05:15:35 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 8:09 PM EDT2017-06-21 00:09:20 GMT
    Closing arguments are set in the trial of a former Milwaukee police officer charged in a fatal shooting that ignited riots in the majority black neighborhood where it transpired.
    Closing arguments are set in the trial of a former Milwaukee police officer charged in a fatal shooting that ignited riots in the majority black neighborhood where it transpired.
  • Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix when 120 expected

    Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix when 120 expected

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-06-20 13:58:14 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 7:22 PM EDT2017-06-20 23:22:07 GMT
    The first day of summer is forecast to bring some of the worst heat the southwestern U.S. has seen in years.
    The first day of summer is forecast to bring some of the worst heat the southwestern U.S. has seen in years.
  • Ryan promises tax overhaul this year despite GOP divisions

    Ryan promises tax overhaul this year despite GOP divisions

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:07 AM EDT2017-06-20 08:07:50 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-06-20 21:59:04 GMT
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is promising to overhaul the tax code by the end of the year despite political divisions among Republicans and a crowded legislative agenda for Congress.
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is promising to overhaul the tax code by the end of the year despite political divisions among Republicans and a crowded legislative agenda for Congress.
  • Police: Brutal slaying near mosque stemmed from road rage

    Police: Brutal slaying near mosque stemmed from road rage

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:38:43 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:32:11 GMT
    Authorities say a man charged with murder in the death of a Muslim teen who was attacked near her mosque became enraged after getting in a fight with one of the girl's friends mosque.
    Authorities say a man charged with murder in the death of a Muslim teen who was attacked near her mosque became enraged after getting in a fight with one of the girl's friends mosque.
  • Supreme Court pushes Redskins' name fight back to society

    Supreme Court pushes Redskins' name fight back to society

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:17 AM EDT2017-06-20 06:17:04 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:22 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:22:08 GMT
    The Washington Redskins aren't in the clear with their team name just yet, even after the Supreme Court ruled Monday that the government can't block trademarks on the basis that they're offensive.
    The Washington Redskins aren't in the clear with their team name just yet, even after the Supreme Court ruled Monday that the government can't block trademarks on the basis that they're offensive.
  • Poll: Courts are right in blocking Trump's travel ban

    Poll: Courts are right in blocking Trump's travel ban

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-06-20 11:38:17 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:20:40 GMT
    An Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll has found that most Americans think federal courts that have ruled against President Donald Trump's travel ban are acting rightly.
    An Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll has found that most Americans think federal courts that have ruled against President Donald Trump's travel ban are acting rightly.
  • Portugal tries to contain fatal fires, debunks plane crash

    Portugal tries to contain fatal fires, debunks plane crash

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:49 PM EDT2017-06-20 17:49:00 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-06-20 20:09:46 GMT
    Emergency services in Portugal say they are making headway in their battle to control a major wildfire that killed 64 people in the central area of the country.
    Emergency services in Portugal say they are making headway in their battle to control a major wildfire that killed 64 people in the central area of the country.
  • McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to NKorea

    McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to NKorea

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:47 AM EDT2017-06-20 15:47:51 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:59 PM EDT2017-06-20 19:59:41 GMT
    Sen. John McCain says Americans who are "stupid" enough to still want to travel to North Korea should be required to sign a waiver absolving the U.S. government of blame should they be harmed while there.
    Sen. John McCain says Americans who are "stupid" enough to still want to travel to North Korea should be required to sign a waiver absolving the U.S. government of blame should they be harmed while there.
  • The Latest: Portuguese official says no fire planes crashed

    The Latest: Portuguese official says no fire planes crashed

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:38 PM EDT2017-06-20 17:38:10 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:59 PM EDT2017-06-20 19:59:17 GMT
    An official with Portugal's Air Accident Office says a Canadair water-dropping plane has crashed in central Portugal while fighting wildfires that killed 64 people.
    An official with Portugal's Air Accident Office says a Canadair water-dropping plane has crashed in central Portugal while fighting wildfires that killed 64 people.
  • Syria troops position themselves at heart of war on IS

    Syria troops position themselves at heart of war on IS

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:48 PM EDT2017-06-20 18:48:10 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:29 PM EDT2017-06-20 19:29:31 GMT
    As the U.S.-led coalition fights to oust Islamic State militants from Raqqa, Syrian government troops and their allies have moved into key areas on the flanks of the battle.
    As the U.S.-led coalition fights to oust Islamic State militants from Raqqa, Syrian government troops and their allies have moved into key areas on the flanks of the battle.
  • Tiger Woods receiving professional help to manage meds

    Tiger Woods receiving professional help to manage meds

    Monday, June 19 2017 8:15 PM EDT2017-06-20 00:15:39 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:10 PM EDT2017-06-20 18:10:17 GMT
    Tiger Woods is receiving help to manage his medications.
    Tiger Woods is receiving help to manage his medications.
  • Religious, indigenous leaders demand rainforests be saved

    Religious, indigenous leaders demand rainforests be saved

    Monday, June 19 2017 7:05 AM EDT2017-06-19 11:05:06 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:41 PM EDT2017-06-20 17:41:11 GMT
    Religious, indigenous leaders call for end to deforestation in an international multi-faith and multi-cultural plea to reduce emissions that fuel climate change that is killing tropical rainforests.
    Religious, indigenous leaders call for end to deforestation in an international multi-faith and multi-cultural plea to reduce emissions that fuel climate change that is killing tropical rainforests.
  • US sends supersonic bombers in show of force against N.Korea

    US sends supersonic bombers in show of force against N.Korea

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:37 AM EDT2017-06-20 14:37:52 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:29 PM EDT2017-06-20 17:29:20 GMT
    South Korea says the United States has flown two supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula in a show of force against North Korea.
    South Korea says the United States has flown two supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula in a show of force against North Korea.
  • INSIDE WASHINGTON: Writing a bill in private not unusual

    INSIDE WASHINGTON: Writing a bill in private not unusual

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:38:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 12:30 PM EDT2017-06-20 16:30:10 GMT
    The secret behind complaints about the Senate health care bill being written in secret? It's not at all unusual.
    The secret behind complaints about the Senate health care bill being written in secret? It's not at all unusual.
  • US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

    US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:37 AM EDT2017-06-20 14:37:49 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 12:08 PM EDT2017-06-20 16:08:53 GMT
    The U.S. military says it shot down what it called an Iranian-made, armed drone in southern Syria.
    The U.S. military says it shot down what it called an Iranian-made, armed drone in southern Syria.
  • Coroner: Cocaine among drugs found in Carrie Fisher's system

    Coroner: Cocaine among drugs found in Carrie Fisher's system

    Monday, June 19 2017 12:15 PM EDT2017-06-19 16:15:21 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 12:08 PM EDT2017-06-20 16:08:42 GMT
    Carrie Fisher's autopsy report shows the actress had cocaine in her system when she fell ill on a plane last year, but investigators could not determine what impact the cocaine and other drugs found in her system...
    Carrie Fisher's autopsy report shows the actress had cocaine in her system when she fell ill on a plane last year, but investigators could not determine what impact the cocaine and other drugs found in her system had on her death.
  • Ryan promises to overhaul tax code this year despite hurdles

    Ryan promises to overhaul tax code this year despite hurdles

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-06-20 04:15:56 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-06-20 15:00:44 GMT
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is promising to overhaul the tax code by the end of the year despite political divisions among Republicans and a crowded legislative agenda for Congress.
    House Speaker Paul Ryan is promising to overhaul the tax code by the end of the year despite political divisions among Republicans and a crowded legislative agenda for Congress.
  • AP sources: Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House

    AP sources: Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:47 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:47:39 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-06-20 15:00:42 GMT
    AP sources: Press secretary Sean Spicer seeking to take on more strategic role at White House.
    AP sources: Press secretary Sean Spicer seeking to take on more strategic role at White House.
  • Poll: Courts are right in blocking Trump's travel ban

    Poll: Courts are right in blocking Trump's travel ban

    Monday, June 19 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-06-19 20:55:25 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:50 AM EDT2017-06-20 14:50:50 GMT
    An Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll has found that most Americans think federal courts that have ruled against President Donald Trump's travel ban are acting rightly.
    An Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll has found that most Americans think federal courts that have ruled against President Donald Trump's travel ban are acting rightly.
  • House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

    House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:47 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:47:45 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-06-20 14:49:57 GMT
    Two top House Democrats are questioning whether former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn failed to report a 2015 trip to the Middle East to security clearance investigators.
    Two top House Democrats are questioning whether former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn failed to report a 2015 trip to the Middle East to security clearance investigators.
  • Top court to hear case that could reshape US political map

    Top court to hear case that could reshape US political map

    Monday, June 19 2017 3:25 AM EDT2017-06-19 07:25:02 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:18 AM EDT2017-06-20 14:18:42 GMT
    The Supreme Court could soon decide whether to consider the high-profile issue of drawing electoral districts.
    The Supreme Court could soon decide whether to consider the high-profile issue of drawing electoral districts.
  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    10 Things to Know for Today

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:57 AM EDT2017-06-20 09:57:42 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-06-20 14:08:39 GMT
    Among 10 Things to Know: AP Poll: Few favor Trump move to ditch Paris climate accord; Georgia congressional race finally heads to voters; Southwest celebrates first day of summer with heat wave.
    Among 10 Things to Know: AP Poll: Few favor Trump move to ditch Paris climate accord; Georgia congressional race finally heads to voters; Southwest celebrates first day of summer with heat wave.
  • A look at Syria's conflict, as mutual enemies close in on IS

    A look at Syria's conflict, as mutual enemies close in on IS

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:16 AM EDT2017-06-20 06:16:43 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:19 AM EDT2017-06-20 13:19:10 GMT
    A look at Syria's conflict, as various forces converge on Islamic State group, begin to fight among themselves.
    A look at Syria's conflict, as various forces converge on Islamic State group, begin to fight among themselves.
  • Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

    Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

    Monday, June 19 2017 10:15 AM EDT2017-06-19 14:15:21 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 9:18 AM EDT2017-06-20 13:18:44 GMT
    The Supreme Court says the government can't refuse to register trademarks that are considered offensive.
    The Supreme Court says the government can't refuse to register trademarks that are considered offensive.
  • Big questions in US warship's collision with container ship

    Big questions in US warship's collision with container ship

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 7:07 AM EDT2017-06-20 11:07:59 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-06-20 11:38:07 GMT
    Big questions on collision of Navy's USS Fitzgerald with container ship off Japan.
    Big questions on collision of Navy's USS Fitzgerald with container ship off Japan.
  • Poll: Courts are right in blocking Trump's travel ban

    Poll: Courts are right in blocking Trump's travel ban

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:07 AM EDT2017-06-20 08:07:40 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 6:39 AM EDT2017-06-20 10:39:15 GMT
    An Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll has found that most Americans think federal courts that have ruled against President Donald Trump's travel ban are acting correctly.
    An Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll has found that most Americans think federal courts that have ruled against President Donald Trump's travel ban are acting correctly.
  • And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit

    And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit

    Monday, June 19 2017 3:15 AM EDT2017-06-19 07:15:01 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:18 AM EDT2017-06-20 09:18:19 GMT
    After almost a year of waffling, Britain finally opens negotiations with its European Union counterparts on Monday to leave the bloc.
    After almost a year of waffling, Britain finally opens negotiations with its European Union counterparts on Monday to leave the bloc.
  • Police: Road rage led to bat attack, Muslim teen's death

    Police: Road rage led to bat attack, Muslim teen's death

    Monday, June 19 2017 12:36 PM EDT2017-06-19 16:36:05 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:48 AM EDT2017-06-20 08:48:56 GMT
    A 22-year-old Virginia man is charged with murder in an attack on a group of Muslim girls returning from breakfast to an all-night prayer session at their mosque.
    A 22-year-old Virginia man is charged with murder in an attack on a group of Muslim girls returning from breakfast to an all-night prayer session at their mosque.
  • Canceled flights, burning door handles: Heat hits Southwest

    Canceled flights, burning door handles: Heat hits Southwest

    Monday, June 19 2017 10:05 AM EDT2017-06-19 14:05:45 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 4:01 AM EDT2017-06-20 08:01:06 GMT
    The southwestern U.S. is about to feel the wrath of a punishing heat wave that includes a forecast of 120 degrees in Phoenix _ a temperature not seen in the desert city in more than 20 years.
    The southwestern U.S. is about to feel the wrath of a punishing heat wave that includes a forecast of 120 degrees in Phoenix _ a temperature not seen in the desert city in more than 20 years.
  • House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

    House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

    Monday, June 19 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-06-19 21:05:29 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:40 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:40:59 GMT
    Two top House Democrats are questioning whether former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn failed to report a 2015 trip to the Middle East to security clearance investigators.
    Two top House Democrats are questioning whether former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn failed to report a 2015 trip to the Middle East to security clearance investigators.
  • Muslims targeted by violence in wake of IS-claimed attacks

    Muslims targeted by violence in wake of IS-claimed attacks

    Monday, June 19 2017 3:25 PM EDT2017-06-19 19:25:29 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:40 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:40:31 GMT
    Britain's Muslim community reacts with fear and anger over increasing attacks against them.
    Britain's Muslim community reacts with fear and anger over increasing attacks against them.
  • Tensions rise in Syria as Russia, Iran send US warnings

    Tensions rise in Syria as Russia, Iran send US warnings

    Monday, June 19 2017 6:15 AM EDT2017-06-19 10:15:06 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:40 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:40:21 GMT
    Russian diplomat condemns US for shooting down Syrian Air Force fighter jet as an act of 'aggression'.
    Russian diplomat condemns US for shooting down Syrian Air Force fighter jet as an act of 'aggression'.
  • Van attack on London Muslims suggests new polarization

    Van attack on London Muslims suggests new polarization

    Monday, June 19 2017 6:35 AM EDT2017-06-19 10:35:10 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:39:37 GMT
    Police in London are calling for calm after a driver plowed into a crowd of Muslim worshippers outside a north London mosque.
    Police in London are calling for calm after a driver plowed into a crowd of Muslim worshippers outside a north London mosque.
  • Car rams police vehicle on famed Paris avenue; attacker dies

    Car rams police vehicle on famed Paris avenue; attacker dies

    Monday, June 19 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-06-19 14:25:20 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-06-20 07:39:28 GMT
    Paris police say a security operation is under way in the Champs-Elysees shopping district and are urging people to avoid the area.
    Paris police say a security operation is under way in the Champs-Elysees shopping district and are urging people to avoid the area.
  • The Latest: Russia threatens after US downs Syrian warplane

    The Latest: Russia threatens after US downs Syrian warplane

    Monday, June 19 2017 7:45 AM EDT2017-06-19 11:45:08 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-06-20 06:59:07 GMT
    The Latest: Russia suspends coordination with US over so-called 'de-confliction zones' after Americans downed Syrian jet.
    The Latest: Russia suspends coordination with US over so-called 'de-confliction zones' after Americans downed Syrian jet.
  • Trump's legal plan built in his image: Fight, fight, fight

    Trump's legal plan built in his image: Fight, fight, fight

    Monday, June 19 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-06-19 21:55:24 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:57 AM EDT2017-06-20 06:57:59 GMT
    President Donald Trump, whose combative instincts are to lash out, has given his legal team a clear direction: Fight, fight, fight. But the lawyers face a challenge against seasoned prosecutors working under a...
    President Donald Trump, whose combative instincts are to lash out, has given his legal team a clear direction: Fight, fight, fight. But the lawyers face a challenge against seasoned prosecutors working under a tight-lipped, ex-FBI director.
  • Cuba rejects new US policy, saying pressure will not work

    Cuba rejects new US policy, saying pressure will not work

    Monday, June 19 2017 11:16 AM EDT2017-06-19 15:16:58 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:22 AM EDT2017-06-20 06:22:46 GMT
    Cuba's foreign minister rejects Trump's new policy toward island, saying 'we will never negotiate under pressure'.
    Cuba's foreign minister rejects Trump's new policy toward island, saying 'we will never negotiate under pressure'.
  • Vatican defends membership for theologian over abortion flap

    Vatican defends membership for theologian over abortion flap

    Saturday, June 17 2017 11:23 AM EDT2017-06-17 15:23:16 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 1:26 AM EDT2017-06-20 05:26:00 GMT
    The head of the Vatican's bioethics panel is defending the decision to name as a member an Anglican moral theologian who has said abortion could be condoned up until the 18th week of gestation.
    The head of the Vatican's bioethics panel is defending the decision to name as a member an Anglican moral theologian who has said abortion could be condoned up until the 18th week of gestation.
  • 10 Things to Know for Tuesday

    10 Things to Know for Tuesday

    Monday, June 19 2017 6:15 AM EDT2017-06-19 10:15:42 GMT
    Tuesday, June 20 2017 12:46 AM EDT2017-06-20 04:46:23 GMT
    Among 10 Things to Know: Suspect detained after vehicle hits pedestrians near London mosque; Japan looks at lapse in reporting of collision between U.S. Navy ship an merchant vessel.
    Among 10 Things to Know: Suspect detained after vehicle hits pedestrians near London mosque; Japan looks at lapse in reporting of collision between U.S. Navy ship an merchant vessel.
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