Kobe Bryant removed from animation festival jury after protest

A petition to remove him cited sexual-assault allegations made against him in 2003.

  • Oct 18, 2018

Trump threatens military closure at US border to stop migrants

He called for cutting off aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador if they don’t stop the migrants.

  • Oct 18, 2018

West Coast quake warning system now operational, with limits

The system being built for California, Oregon and Washington detects that a quake is occurring.

  • Oct 18, 2018

White House Counsel Don McGahn leaves the Trump administration

McGahn repeatedly butted heads with Trump and occupied aposition rife with potential conflicts.

  • Oct 18, 2018

Banksy posts video saying incomplete shredding a malfunction

The partial shredding drew speculation that the act was a stunt to increase the value of the painting.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Jury hears closing arguments at college hoops fraud trial

A former Adidas executive and two co-defendants allegedly concealed prohibited payments.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Trump has yet to visit troops overseas because he is ‘very busy’

He also said he doesn’t feel it’s “overly necessary” to pay a visit to a military base in a combat zone.

  • Oct 17, 2018

You’ve won the Mega Millions jackpot. Now what?

The $900 million jackpot could be awarded as soon as Friday night when the next drawing is held.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Harvard emails illuminate power of wealth in admissions

Money and pedigree can ofetn open doors that academics alone might not.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Twitter posts millions of tweets linked to Russia, Iran

Sheds light on how bad actors outside the U.S. sought to manipulate social-media discourse.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

The country just became the world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Read the transcript of AP’s interview with President Trump

He was interviewed by White House reporters Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Jonathan Lemire on Tuesday.

  • Oct 17, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump misses on storms, science, clean air

Scientists, economists and climate negotiators pointed out where his comments didn’t match reality.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Student gunman kills 19, wounds 50 at school in Crimea

Official: “He was walking around and shooting students and teachers in cold blood.”

Record number of immigrant families crossing US border

The president is angry and pushing once more for a reinstatement of a family separation policy.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Turkish police search Saudi consul’s home in Khashoggi case

A Turkish newspaper said the Washington Post columnist was tortured after entering the consulate.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Khashoggi’s name runs through Middle East history

The disappeared journalist’s family served the Ottoman Empire in Islam’s holy lands for centuries.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Mueller said ready to deliver key findings in his Trump probe

The regulations stipulate that he can present his findings only to Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Trump tells AP he won’t accept blame if GOP loses House

If Democrats take the House and pursue impeachment, the president said he will “handle it very well.”

  • Oct 17, 2018

Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over unspecified comments

His resignation complicates what was already a difficult re-election fight for Gov. Bill Walker.

  • Oct 16, 2018