SRI LANKAN PM TO STEP DOWN, CLEARING WAY FOR NEW PRESIDENT

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe plans to step down, clearing the way for Parliament to choose a...

AUSTRIA: 3 ARRESTED OVER VIDEO THAT BROUGHT DOWN GOVERNMENT

BERLIN - Austrian prosecutors say three people have been arrested in connection with a video that triggered the collapse of the government...

 
 
 

CAT FOUND IN NEW MEXICO AFTER GOING MISSING IN OREGON

SANTA FE, N.M. - A cat who has been missing for five years in Portland, Oregon, has been found in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The Santa Fe...

ISRAEL FACES LIKELY THIRD ELECTION AMID BIBI-GANTZ STANDOFF

JERUSALEM - Israel faces the increasing likelihood of a third election after another fruitless meeting between Prime Minister Benjamin...

 
 
 

UNPREDICTABLE SONDLAND FACES QUESTIONS ABOUT TRUMP, UKRAINE

WASHINGTON - Ambassador Gordon Sondland, the most anticipated witness in the impeachment inquiry, is likely to be unpredictable when...

‘I NOW RECALL:' WHAT TO WATCH IN TRUMP IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS

WASHINGTON - Exactly what is Gordon Sondland's story? Certainly it's full of international mystery, which House impeachment investigators...

 
 
 

7 KEY QUESTIONS HEADING INTO WEDNESDAY'S DEMOCRATIC DEBATE

WASHINGTON - New uncertainty hangs over the Democratic presidential primary as 10 candidates meet on the debate stage once again. No...

CANUCKS-STARS SUMS

Vancouver 0 1 0-1 Dallas 1 2 3-6 First Period 1, Dallas, Ja.Benn 3 , 7:53. Penalties Edler, VAN, , 11:05; Ja.Benn, DAL, , 15:48. Second...

 
 
 

OAKLAND ZOO: CHILD, NOT GRIZZLY BEARS, CRACKED GLASS WINDOW

OAKLAND, Calif. - A child, not the grizzly bears, cracked a glass viewing window at the Oakland Zoo's bear exhibit, and officials say...

MAN BLUDGEONED TO DEATH MONDAY IDENTIFIED

Three men were spotted running from the scene, witnesses said.

 
 
 

DEVAL PATRICK TAKES NASCENT 2020 CAMPAIGN TO SOUTH CAROLINA

COLUMBIA, S.C. - About a dozen black female small-business owners were gathered in a South Carolina shared workspace on Tuesday night...

AMMONIA LEAK PROMPTS FOOD BANK TO DUMP 1.8M POUNDS OF FOOD

HOUSTON - An ammonia leak that contaminated all three of the Houston Food Bank's refrigerated storage areas has forced it to dump 1.8...

 
 
 

GOP-REQUESTED WITNESS REJECTS TRUMP ‘CONSPIRACY THEORIES'

WASHINGTON - Sought by Republicans to testify, the former U.S. special envoy to Ukraine spoke up instead for Democrat Joe Biden in...

9 GREAT WHITE SHARKS SUDDENLY SHOW UP NEAR THE CAROLINAS

OUTER BANKS, N.C. - It's not officially Shark Week but for trackers along the East Coast, several great white sharks are putting on...

 
 
 

DEMOCRATIC DEBATE: RISING BUTTIGIEG COULD FACE ATTACKS

ATLANTA - Pete Buttigieg's dramatic rise from little-known Indiana mayor to a leading Democratic presidential candidate faces its toughest...

UKRAINIAN GAS EXECUTIVE COOPERATING IN US PROBE OF GIULIANI

WASHINGTON - Federal prosecutors are planning to interview an executive with Ukraine's state-owned gas company as part of an ongoing...

 
 
 

US OFFICIAL DENIES KNOWING UKRAINE AID LINKED TO BIDEN PROBE

WASHINGTON - The former special envoy to Ukraine testified Tuesday he should have realized - as many of his colleagues did - that President...

SONDLAND'S STYLE CREATED TENSION IN EU BEFORE IMPEACHMENT

BRUSSELS - Gordon Sondland didn't come for coffee klatsch at European Union headquarters on Tuesday. Instead, Donald Trump's diplomatic...

 
 
 

THE H-E-B CHRISTMAS TREE ARRIVED TUESDAY AT TRAVIS PARK

It's beginning to look like a lot like Christmas. The displays are going up in the stores; the catalogs are filling your mailbox; decorations...

EMBATTLED ILLINOIS PROSECUTOR ANNOUNCES BID FOR REELECTION

CHICAGO - A prosecutor who came under harsh criticism when her office suddenly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett and is...

 
 
 



Ambassador at center of Ukraine telephone call to testify in House...

Ambassador at center of Ukraine telephone call to testify in House impeachment hearings

Trump's ambassador to the European Union, an Oregon hotelier and million-dollar Trump donor, Gordon Sondland has said he cannot recall many of the episodes involving him that... Read more ...

VIDEO: Same turkey chases mail carrier day after day

VIDEO: Same turkey chases mail carrier day after day

Neighbors have captured the turkey on camera, chasing the same mailman day after day. Read more ...

New general election on the cards for Israel as kingmaker Lieberman refuses...

New general election on the cards for Israel as kingmaker Lieberman refuses to endorse candidate for prime minister

Israel is set to hold its third election this year, after Avigdor Lieberman, leader of the secular nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party, announced that he would not support the... Read more ...

House passes short-term spending measure to keep federal agencies running...

House passes short-term spending measure to keep federal agencies running for another month

The House has passed a short-term spending bill to keep federal agencies running for another month. The hope is that the additional time will help negotiators wrap up more than... Read more ...

Trump impeachment hearings: What to know for Wednesday's testimony

Trump impeachment hearings: What to know for Wednesday's testimony

Three witnesses will appear before lawmakers Wednesday in a public hearing on the impeachment probe of President Trump, including US Ambassador to the European Union Gordon... Read more ...

Apple breaks ground on new campus in Austin, Texas

Apple breaks ground on new campus in Austin, Texas

"Apple is deepening our close bond with the city and the talented and diverse workforce that calls it home." What you need to know Apple has broken ground on its new campus in... Read more ...

Inside London's Billionaires Row: This garish mansion has hosted Mikhail...

Inside London's Billionaires Row: This garish mansion has hosted Mikhail Gorbachev and Simon Cowell and was once Britain's most expensive home

London's most notorious pocket of luxury real estate is a mile-long road of mansions known as "Billionaires Row." It has a reputation for money, scandal, murder, and... Read more ...

Twitter says Conservative Party misled the public by rebranding as...

Twitter says Conservative Party misled the public by rebranding as ‘factcheck account' during election debate

The Conservative Party has been accused of misleading the British public by changing its Twitter to resemble an independent fact-checking organization during a televised... Read more ...

Sources: Federal indictment to be brought against former Mayor Pugh

Sources: Federal indictment to be brought against former Mayor Pugh

According to several sources, a multi-count federal indictment against former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh will be made public later Wednesday morning. Read more ...

The US Senate unanimously passed a bill to defend human rights in Hong Kong...

The US Senate unanimously passed a bill to defend human rights in Hong Kong - a powerful act of defiance against China as pro-democracy protests rage

The US Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill to protect human rights in Hong Kong as protests continue to rage in the semiautonomous Chinese city. The legislation, titled... Read more ...