TROPICAL DEPRESSION FORMS OFFSHORE FROM SOUTH FLORIDA

A tropical depression has formed in warm waters offshore from South Florida

THE LATEST: TRUMP SAYS HE'S 'BEST THING' FOR PUERTO RICO

President Donald Trump says he's "the best thing that ever happened to Puerto Rico" and he's renewing his attacks on the U.S. territory's...

 
 
 

MOTHER: FAMILY WILL SUE CRUISE COMPANY OVER TODDLER'S DEATH

The mother of an 18-month-old Indiana girl who fell to her death from a cruise ship in Puerto Rico says there are "a million things"...

TITANIC SURVIVOR'S LIGHT-UP CANE GOES FOR $62,500 AT AUCTION

A Titanic survivor's walking stick, with an electric light she used to signal for help from a lifeboat, has sold for $62,500 at an...

 
 
 

POPE URGES CONCRETE MEASURES TO PROTECT SYRIAN CIVILIANS

Pope Francis has sent Syrian President Basher al-Assad a letter expressing his "profound concern" for the humanitarian situation in...

MEXICO UNCOVERS MASSIVE MIGRANT SMUGGLING RING USING TRUCKS

Mexican officials say they have uncovered an industrial-scale migrant smuggling ring using tractor-trailer rigs disguised as freight...

 
 
 

EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK COULD ACT BEFORE FED TO ADD STIMULUS

The European Central Bank could take action including a possible rate cut at its policy meeting on Thursday, as central banks rev up...

PEACE NOW: ISRAELI WEST BANK OUTPOSTS BOOM UNDER TRUMP

An Israeli watchdog group says Israeli settlers have established dozens of unauthorized settlement outposts in the West Bank, most...

 
 
 

JAPAN'S ABE PUSHES CHARTER CHANGE DESPITE ELECTION RESULTS

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called for public debate on revising Japan's pacifist constitution, saying voters who handed...

EGYPT HANDS OUT 11 LIFE SENTENCES FOR JOINING ISLAMIC STATE

Egyptian court sentences 11 people to life in prison over charges of joining the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq

 
 
 

AP EXPLAINS: DEADLY MEGA-FIRES BRING NEW CHALLENGE TO EUROPE

LIBYA SAYS PRODUCTION HAS RESUMED AT ITS LARGEST OIL FIELD

Libya's national oil company says it's resumed production at country's largest oil field

 
 
 

DOZENS FEARED TRAPPED IN BUILDING ON FIRE IN MUMBAI

14 fire engines at the site are evacuating people using hydraulic platforms.

CAMBODIAN LEADER DENIES ALLOWING CHINA NAVAL BASE

Cambodia's prime minister has denied allowing China to set up a military outpost in the Southeast Asian nation, after a news report...

 
 
 

UK LEGISLATOR CHARGED WITH 2 SEXUAL ASSAULTS AGAINST WOMEN

A Conservative Party legislator in Britain has been charged with sexually assaulting two women

DENMARK POLICE INVESTIGATE AFTER 100 GRAVESTONES VANDALIZED

About 100 gravestones in Denmark have been found vandalized with graffiti in a cemetery adjacent to Hadsund Church in the eastern part...

 
 
 

GERMAN AMBASSADOR RETURNS TO VENEZUELA AFTER 4 ½ MONTHS

The German government says the country's ambassador to Venezuela has returned to Caracas, 4 ½ months after Venezuelan authorities ordered...

AFGHAN OFFICIALS: AIRSTRIKE KILLS 6 IN EASTERN PROVINCE

Afghan officials: Joint airstrike by NATO and Afghan forces kills at least 6 civilians in eastern Logar province

 
 
 

LIBYAN FIGHTER PLANE REPORTED LANDING IN NEIGHBOR TUNISIA

A private Tunisian radio station says that a Libyan training fighter aircraft has made an emergency landing in the southeastern Tunisian...

CAR BOMB BLASTS SOMALIA'S CAPITAL NEAR AIRPORT; 10 KILLED

A car bomb by Islamic extremists in Somalia's capital on Monday has killed at least 10 people, say police

 
 
 



9yo girl tossed into the air by giant buffalo in Yellowstone Park

9yo girl tossed into the air by giant buffalo in Yellowstone Park

A nine-year-old girl has miraculously survived a potentially deadly encounter with a bison in Yellowstone National Park after being attacked and tossed into the air by the wild... Read more ...

US citizen held in immigration detention for three weeks

US citizen held in immigration detention for three weeks

The 18-year-old and his brother were stopped at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection checkpoint on their way to a college soccer scouting event last month. Read more ...

9/11 Victims Compensation Bill clears Senate

9/11 Victims Compensation Bill clears Senate

The US Senate on Tuesday finally passed a bill guaranteeing financial support to the families of 9/11 first responders and victims - as a chorus of riotous cheers arose from... Read more ...

CEO: School rejected offer to pay students' late lunch bills

CEO: School rejected offer to pay students' late lunch bills

The CEO of La Colombe Coffee said he offered to give a school district $22,000 to wipe out unpaid lunch bills. Read more ...

Mom charged with murder after dropping her 3-month-old during fight with...

Mom charged with murder after dropping her 3-month-old during fight with another woman

The baby slipped from mom's grasp and sustained a head injury after falling onto the pavement, police said. Read more ...

2 missing Canadians are suspects in the deaths of 3 people, including...

2 missing Canadians are suspects in the deaths of 3 people, including road-tripping couple

Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, are considered dangerous and members of the public should not approach them, authorities said. Read more ...

Trump administration proposes new rule that could cut food stamp benefits...

Trump administration proposes new rule that could cut food stamp benefits for 3.1 million

It is the administration's latest step to clamp down on the food stamps program, which covers 38 million Americans, and other public assistance services. Read more ...

DOJ opening antitrust probe into major tech firms: report

DOJ opening antitrust probe into major tech firms: report

The US Justice Department is opening a broad antitrust review into whether dominant technology firms are unlawfully stifling competition, the Wall Street Journal reported on... Read more ...

Uber driver agrees to travel 400 miles to help 2 sisters on way to 100th...

Uber driver agrees to travel 400 miles to help 2 sisters on way to 100th birthday party

“He was just a true answer to prayers that day and just the sweetest man,” Maggard said. Read more ...

Senate Approves Bill To Prevent Sept. 11 Victims' Fund From Running Out Of Money

Senate Approves Bill To Prevent Sept. 11 Victims' Fund From Running Out Of Money

President Trump is expected to sign the measure, ending a years-long ordeal for the victims after concerns that the fund was on the verge of running out of money. (Image... Read more ...