OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma lawmaker isn't pushing for a vote on a resolution to oust a judge who approved probation for a man who admitted raping a 13-year-old Texas girl at a church camp in southern Oklahoma.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Virginia strengthened its hold on No. 1 in the AP Top 25 as it coasts to an Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season title, while Duke made a big jump after a pair of impressive wins without its top freshman.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles restaurant doesn't have permission to kill as many as three dogs a day and serve the meat to customers, despite claims in a widely shared false story this week. Health officials say the restaurant doesn't exist.
RIGA, Latvia (AP) — Latvian state TV: Central bank chief is released on bail, rejects allegations pending bribery investigation.
The Duchess of Cornwall will now be joining the Prince of Wales for the opening of the Commonwealth Games in Australia. Clarence House today confirmed Camilla will accompany Charles to the ceremony for the Gold Coast Games in April. The Duchess, who had not been expected to join her husband for the
Geography teacher Scott Beigel was one of the 17 people killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting last week in Parkland, Florida. Beigel's students share what they'll remember most about their beloved teacher.
LONDON (AP) — Fast-food fans were in a flutter Monday after most of the 900 KFC outlets in the U.K. and Ireland were forced to close because of a shortage of chicken.
Euro zone finance ministers on Monday chose Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos to succeed European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio in May, a move likely to boost the chances of a German becoming head of the ECB next year. The choice of a Southern European for vice president increases
Chelsea face the biggest test of their season as they take on La Liga giants Barcelona in the Champions League round of 16. With Chelsea's Premier League title defence effectively over, the Blues need a good run in Europe to make the season a success - but Lionel Messi and Barca stand in their way
The 64-year-old Bennell, once a scout for Manchester City and Crewe Alexandra, abused 11 boys aged eight to 15 between 1979 and 1990 on an "industrial scale", Liverpool Crown Court had heard. "To those boys you appeared as a god... in reality you were the devil incarnate," Judge
LAS VEGAS (AP) — When Ivanka Trump assembled a group of Republican senators at her tony Washington home last fall, the guest list included one particularly notable name. Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada had been publicly chided by President Donald Trump months earlier and had, at times, kept the president
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's military operation in Syria's Afrin will continue as planned, the government's spokesman said on Monday, warning that Syrian government forces would give a green light to dividing the country if they also entered the region.
Latvia's financial sector was left reeling Monday after anti-corruption officials arrested its central bank chief over an alleged bribe and the country's third-largest bank's payments were frozen amid accusations of money laundering.
NEW YORK (AP) — When the U.S. government approved Ricardo Magpantay, his wife and young children to immigrate to America from the Philippines, it was 1991. By the time a visa was available, it was 2005, and his children could not come with him because they were now adults.
Was Jeremy Corbyn a spy for the Soviet Union and its allies in the 1980s? Well, without sounding too much like a character in a John le Carré novel, it rather depends on what you mean by “spy”. If “spy” is defined as passing classified or even useful intelligence to foreign power, then it is unlikely
More than 70 people have reportedly been killed and hundreds wounded as airstrikes, rocket fire and shelling by Syrian government forces and their allies hit a rebel enclave in eastern Ghouta. It comes as pro-regime troops are expected to enter Afrin before the end of Monday to help the Kurdish YPG
Donald Trump has signalled his support for efforts to make it harder for criminals to buy firearms. In an apparent U-turn following last week's mass shooting at a school in Florida, the President has said he would back proposals to improve background checks before gun purchases. Mr Trump had faced
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina judge trying protesters accused of toppling a Confederate statue has dismissed the criminal case against one of them.
A year of upheaval at the U.S. Interior Department has seen dozens of senior staff members reassigned and key leadership positions left unfilled, rules considered burdensome to industry shelved, and a ...
Allegations of corruption and Russian money laundering have come right to the front door of the powerful European Central Bank, which oversees monetary policy for 19 countries.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Anthony Rizzo's parents were among the first homeowners in Parkland, Florida. He has watched his tight community grow and change dramatically. He remembers as a boy when there were no stoplights in town to the four there are now.
One of the most notorious pedophiles in Britain, Matthew Falder, has been sentenced to 32 years in prison. Falder pleaded guilty to 137 charges. Sima Kotecha with our partners at BBC News is in Birmingham and details what it took to catch Falder.
BRUSSELS (AP) — Finance ministers from the 19-country eurozone on Monday endorsed Spain's Luis de Guindos for the coveted post of European Central Bank vice president, after Ireland withdrew the only other candidate.