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Haitians granted protected status in the US face an uncertain future under the Trump administration.
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A confused motorist has driven onto a train platform in suburban New York. Newsday reports that a gray sedan was driven onto the westbound Long Island Rail Road platform in Min
The 92-meter-long prototype aircraft dubbed the Flying Bum cost around 100 million euros to get into the air before it crashed this Saturday during its second flight.
SHOREHAM, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a worker has died after he became trapped under rubble during the installation of a cesspool on Long Island. Suffolk County police say a crew was installing a cessp
Politicians and comedians are trying to assess the line between predatory behavior and an inexcusable mistake as calls mounted for Sen. Al Franken to resign.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say a motorist struck by gunfire in a car-to-car shooting crashed into a Wendy’s restaurant. Officials say the 19-year-old victim was hospitalized in gra
A US warship suffers slight damage after being struck by a Japanese tug.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police in Omaha say they’ve arrested a man suspected of opening fire on an officer, who was not hit. Omaha police say the shooting happened around 12:45 p.m. Saturday just
Japanese tug boat has accidently damaged a US missile destroyer in Sagami Bay.
Japanese tug boat has accidently damaged a US missile destroyer in Sagami Bay.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A man tripped up by his own DNA on a cigarette butt has lost an appeal of a breaking-and-entering conviction in western Michigan. Steven Merchant Jr. was accused of break
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says it stopped a runaway boat near the North Carolina coast after the boat’s operator was knocked into the water. A statement from the Coast Guar
NEW YORK - Actress Ann Wedgeworth, who gained fame on film and Broadway before taking on the role of a flirty divorcee on "Three's Company," has died at age 83. Wedgeworth's ...
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. (AP) — Two people have died in a single-car crash in central Missouri. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 51-year-old Cheryl Riegerix was driving the car westbound on a road in
NASA, bolstering the efforts of vessels from seven countries, joined the search Saturday for a lost Argentine submarine that hasn’t been heard from since Wednesday morning. The submarine ARA San
MANTECA, Calif. (AP) — Two U.S. servicemen whose remains were identified more than six decades after they were killed overseas during World War II will finally get funerals in their California home
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The attorney for a former state senator charged with producing and transporting child pornography says his client will plead guilty to one count of child sex trafficking in exc
Lebanon’s embattled prime minister, Saad Hariri, met with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Saturday and insisted he would return to Beirut on Wednesday, marking a new chapter in the
HARARE (Reuters) - The leaders of Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party will meet on Sunday to approve the dismissal of President Robert Mugabe, the only leader the southern African nation has known since i
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The nonprofit group behind the long-delayed streetcar set to operate in St. Louis’ Loop area and University City says operation won’t begin unless it gets $500,000. The
The US says the Palestinians can't have an office if they pursue Israelis at an international court.
KANOSH, Utah (AP) — Icy road conditions may have been the cause of a rollover crash that has left a Layton woman dead. KSL-TV of Salt Lake City reports 27-year-old Hailey Buh died Saturday at the s
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium officials say a necropsy performed on a young African elephant that died at the Omaha zoo was unable to determine what caused his untimely death. Th
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A case worker stands accused of having sex with a child he was overseeing and using marijuana with the victim. Middlesex County prosecutors announced Saturday that 23-yea
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Officials at a private Tennessee prison are reworking policies to ensure inmates get prescription medications more quickly. A Hamilton County judge, Tom Greenholtz, has he
DUBLIN (Reuters) - As the public face of the Irish Republican Army during its bombing campaigns, then peacemaker and mainstream politician, Gerry Adams has been a defining figure of Northern Ireland's
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man has died after being shot by police officers following a car chase. Authorities said the man also rammed into police cars and ignored officers’ orders bef
TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — Police say animal control has seized more than 20 animals, including three dead dogs, from a Connecticut home. Authorities had received a complaint about the well-being of
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A hiker has died after falling at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation area. Las Vegas police say rescue teams were called to the Red Rock sandstone quarry shortly before 11:30 a.
José Manuel Maza led efforts to charge Catalan leaders over the recent independence referendum.
LONDON (Reuters) - Buckingham Palace issued a new photographic portrait of Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip on Saturday to mark their upcoming 70th wedding anniversary.
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Police say the substance found near the Community College of Rhode Island that sent six people to the hospital included the potent painkiller fentanyl. Police said Friday the r
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish authorities have opened an investigation into the U.S. prosecutors who brought charges against a Turkish gold trader facing trial in New York, state media said on Saturday
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The city of Des Moines is expected to pay $225,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of an unarmed man killed by police in 2015. The Des Moines Register reports that t
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The city of Des Moines is expected to pay $225,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of an unarmed man killed by police in 2015. The Des Moines Register reports that t
Thousands in Zimbabwe have gathered to celebrate the army's takeover of the country.
Lena Dunham apologized on Saturday for defending a writer on her HBO show Girls, after some on social media slammed her not believing a woman who acc
KINSTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a North Carolina man for a January shooting death. The Kinston Police Department told local media outlets that Carlos Earl Fields is charged in the Ja
WHEATLAND, Wyo. (AP) — Some Wyoming courtrooms will be getting an upgrade under a plan by state court officials. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that a five-year plan includes the earliest upgrad
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams, a key figure in the political life of Ireland for almost 50 years, said on Saturday he will step down as party leader and complete a generational shift in t
ROMNEY, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Board of Education has fired the superintendent that runs the state’s schools for blind and deaf students. Martin Keller Jr.’s attorney says Kelle
BISBEE, Ariz. (AP) — A man has died while being detained in a jail in the southern Arizona town of Bisbee. Cochise County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Carol Capas says the death occurred Thur
An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale jolted 73 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia, at 16:07:02 GMT on Sat.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — A Hutchinson man has died in a crash in central Kansas that happened as he was being chased by a sheriff’s deputy. The Wichita Eagle reports that the Friday night cras
LONDON (AP) — Gerry Adams, the divisive politician known around the world as the face of the Irish republican movement as it shifted from violence to peace, announced Saturday that he was stepping
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Two people were killed and a third person was pinned under a car in a one-vehicle accident in South Carolina. North Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue posted to its Facebook page th
YOUNGWOOD, Pa. (AP) — A fourth person has been arrested in connection with the stabbing death of a man during a robbery at his home. Pennsylvania state police say 40-year-old Christopher David, of
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Officials in southwestern Oregon say they’re doubling the fines for marijuana growers who violate county codes because current fines of $10,000 aren’t enough of a d
SEATTLE - A group dedicated to preserving and promoting the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail has purchased private land in western Washington state to prevent a break in the path. The ......
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of his estranged wife. Police say the shooting happened Thursday just before 8 a.m. in the home of 41-year-old Nicole Nguyen
An enormous new airport outside Mexico’s capital will be a “global reference” for sustainability, the government vows. Others worry environmental errors of the past are being repeated.
NEW YORK (AP) — “Partridge Family” star David Cassidy has been hospitalized in Florida. His representative tells The Associated Press on Saturday that Cassidy is “now conscious
DENVER (AP) — University of Colorado officials are backing the creation of online programs that could let students earn college degrees for $15,000. Colorado Public Radio reports that the Board of
SACO, Maine (AP) — Police say a Maine man had a toddler in the vehicle with him when he led police on a high-speed chase. Michael Messier of Biddeford made his initial court appearance Friday on ch
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities clearing homeless encampments along a Southern California river have found at least two makeshift underground bunkers, including one that contained more than a
PLYMOUTH, Vt. (AP) — The owner of a snowmobile rental company faces criminal charges after Vermont State Police said he supplied alcohol to an underage employee who died in a snowmobile crash last
The by-election came after incumbent Liberal MP John Alexander resigned because of doubts over his citizenship status
The Kochs have long tried to shape political discourse through their support of nonprofit organisations, universities and think tanks
The body of a woman has been found in the hunt for missing teenager Gaia Pope, which UK police are "confident" is the 19-year-old.
The ousted mayor of Caracas pledged to spread his protest against Venezuela's socialist government across the world as he arrived in Spain on Saturda
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