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TOKYO (AP) — Japanese media report that prosecutors have charged Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn with breach of trust.The charges reportedly filed Monday are related to payments by a subsidiary of the Japanese automaker that allegedly went to a private investment company controlled by …
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese media report Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn indicted on new breach of trust charges. .
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's renowned waterfront hosts joggers, admiring tourists and towering condos with impressive views. It could also become the site of a new homeless shelter for up to 200 people.Angry residents have packed public meetings, jeering at city officials and even …
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei said Monday its revenue rose 39% over a year earlier in the latest quarter despite U.S. pressure on allies to shun its telecom technology as a security risk.Huawei, the biggest global maker of network equipment for phone and internet companies, on …
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is poised to tell five nations, including allies Japan, South Korea and Turkey, that they will no longer be exempt from U.S. sanctions if they continue to import oil from Iran, officials said Sunday.Secretary of State Mike Pompeo plans to announce …
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The Latest on explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday (all times local):9 a.m.The United Nations secretary-general is expressing condolences over the Sri Lankan bombings on Easter Sunday.The statement issued by spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Secretary-General …
CHICAGO (AP) — Accidental suffocation is a leading cause of injury deaths in U.S. infants and common scenarios involve blankets, bed-sharing with parents and other unsafe sleep practices, an analysis of government data found.These deaths "are entirely preventable. That's the most important …
Today in HistoryToday is Monday, April 22, the 112th day of 2019. There are 253 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On April 22, 2000, in a dramatic pre-dawn raid, armed immigration agents seized Elian Gonzalez, the Cuban boy at the center of a custody dispute, from his relatives' …
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Monday following the Easter holiday weekend as investors looked ahead to U.S. and Japanese economic data.Benchmarks in Tokyo and Seoul gained while Shanghai retreated. Hong Kong and Sydney were closed for the holiday.On Wall Street, the …
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police in Sri Lanka said Monday the investigation into the Easter Sunday bombings will examine reports that the intelligence community failed to detect or warn of possible suicide attacks before the violence.The nine bombings of churches, luxury hotels and other …
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police say the death toll from the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka has increased to 290.
VALDEZ, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Earthquake Center reports that a small earthquake has hit the Prince William Sound region of Alaska.The Fairbanks-based center says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake struck at 11:48 a.m. Sunday about 24 miles (39 kilometers) northwest of Valdez, which has about …
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Police say investigation into Sri Lanka bombings will examine reports of possible intelligence failures.
Bhanuka Harischandra was running a little late for his meeting Sunday.As a car carrying him pulled into the back entrance of the luxury Shangri-La Hotel in Sri Lanka's capital of Colombo, he realized something was wrong.People were telling him not to come in, it wasn't safe. Still, the car pulled …
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A series of blasts in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, blamed on religious extremists, recalled the worst days of the country's 26-year civil war.A look at a troubled history marked by ethnic and religious divides:___YEARS OF WARSri Lanka, an island nation of some 23 …
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — California police say a teenage victim of sexual assault was lured through a dating app.KABC-TV reports that Santa Ana police arrested 59-year-old Michael Komoto April 18 on a charge of engaging in sex acts with a minor.Police say Komoto told a 15-year-old boy he was …
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The Easter Sunday bombings were Sri Lanka's deadliest violence since the country's civil war ended a decade ago. The nine blasts hit mainly churches and luxury hotels in Colombo, the capital. A look at the sites targeted:___CHURCHESSt. Anthony's Shrine is a Roman …
Sri Lankan authorities blocked most social media after Easter Sunday attacks killed more than 200 people, with officials saying the temporary move was meant to curtail the spread of false information and ease tensions.The NetBlocks observatory said it detected an intentional blackout of popular …
BOSTON (AP) — Stop & Shop supermarket workers and company officials reached a tentative contract agreement Sunday that includes wage increases for all associates and maintains health coverage, according to news releases from both parties.The company said the agreement ends employee …
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The latest on Ukraine's presidential runoff: (all times local):3:55 a.m.With just over half of Ukraine's polling stations reporting, a comedian whose only political experience consists of playing a president on TV is cruising toward a landslide victory in Sunday's …

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