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TOKYO (AP) — North Korea has renewed its threat to pull out of a summit next month with President Donald Trump, saying it is just as ready to meet in a nuclear confrontation as at the negotiating table.Pyongyang's latest salvo follows recent comments by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence …
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Talks between President Daniel Ortega's administration and opposition and civic groups on resolving weeks of deadly unrest broke down Wednesday after government opponents demanded earlier elections and changes in electoral laws.The Roman Catholic Church has been …
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The stories seem as tall as the lake is deep. For hundreds of years, visitors to Scotland's Loch Ness have described seeing a monster that some believe lurks in the depths.But now the legend of "Nessie" may have no place left to hide. A New Zealand scientist …
BAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up late Wednesday at a crowded park in Iraq's capital, killing at least seven people in the first such attack in Baghdad since the start a week ago of the holy Muslim month of Ramadan, security officials said.They said police and emergency workers …
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Wednesday launched an investigation into whether tariffs are needed on the imports of automobiles into the United States, moving swiftly as talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement have stalled. President Donald Trump predicted earlier …
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County jails are run by the sheriff, but the Mexican Mafia wielded the power in the underworld behind bars.The organization made up of leaders from various Latino gangs operated like an illegal government, collecting "taxes" on smuggled drugs, ordering …
MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — Thousands of displaced remain in emergency shelters and the threat of Islamic extremists and unexploded bombs lingers in the rubble of a southern Philippine city, where survivors on Wednesday remembered a disastrous five-month siege by Islamic State group-aligned …
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Nicolas Maduro hasn't wasted time consolidating power in the aftermath of his disputed victory in Venezuela's presidential election. He has thrown out U.S. diplomats, arrested alleged military conspirators and cracked down on the nation's last remaining critical …
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Stormy Daniels: Freedom fighter or city icon?The porn actress who is suing President Donald Trump was praised Wednesday as a heroine in West Hollywood, California.About 100 people cheered and chanted "Stormy! Stormy!" as Daniels appeared outside an adult …
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police on Thursday were investigating the deaths of three family members found dead inside a Los Angeles home.A man coming to check on relatives Tuesday night in the Leimert Park neighborhood saw through a window what appeared to be three bodies on the floor, police Capt. …
BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian government-run media outlet reported early Thursday that U.S.-led coalition airstrikes hit Syrian army positions in eastern Syria near the front lines with the Islamic State group.The Central Military Media said the strikes targeted positions between Boukamal and …
ROME (AP) — A regional train plowed into a big-rig truck stopped on the tracks outside the northern Italian city of Turin late Wednesday, killing at least two people and injuring 18 others, authorities said.The Italian news agency ANSA said the first fatality was the engineer of the train, …
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of three people in a Los Angeles home (all times local):6 p.m.Los Angeles police are interviewing a person of interest in the deaths of three family members found inside a home.Officials say a man checking on his relatives late Tuesday found his …
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales apologized to Bucks guard Sterling Brown on Wednesday for a January arrest that started with a parking violation and escalated to include use of a stun gun, and said some officers had been disciplined.Brown responded with a statement …
HONOLULU (AP) — Blue flames from burning methane are the latest natural phenomena being seen at the eruption of the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii.Nighttime photos released Wednesday by the U.S. Geological Survey show the flames spouting from cracks in the pavement in the Leilani Estates …
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Kelly grew up on a Northern California farm and once thought of becoming a cowboy before World War II got in the way.He enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Forces instead, and on March 11, 1944, the 21-year-old 2nd lieutenant was aboard a B-24 bomber with 10 others when it …
LONDON (AP) — The FBI has put a spoke in the wheel of a major Russian hacking operation potentially aimed at causing havoc in Ukraine, evidence pieced together from researchers, Ukrainian officials and U.S. court documents indicates.On Wednesday, network technology company Cisco Systems and …
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ripple effects are likely to be felt if 50,000 workers employed at more than 30 world-famous casino-hotels in Las Vegas go on strike.Analysts declined Wednesday to weigh in on the financial impact that a strike could have on casino operators. But the casinos and hotels …
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on documents that Las Vegas police released from the investigation into the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history (all times local):6 p.m.Police and witnesses in newly released documents described acts of heroism by Las Vegas officers responding to the …
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the auto industry (all times local):9 p.m.President Donald Trump is directing the Commerce Department to begin an investigation into whether tariffs are needed on the import of automobiles into the United States.The White House says …

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