General News

Jurors weigh San Francisco pier killing 2 years after death

Nov 22, 2017

The criminal case against a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a crowded San Francisco pier is coming to a close more than two years after setting off a national firestorm over immigration

Search underway for crew of capsized fishing ship off Palau

Nov 22, 2017

A search is underway for two Japanese and five Indonesian crew members after their fishing ship was found capsized in the western Pacific

China's CEFC denies links to alleged Africa bribery plot

Nov 22, 2017

Chinese energy company denies links to alleged bribery scheme in Africa

UN judges set to pass judgment in trial of Ratko Mladic

Nov 22, 2017

The UN Yugoslav war crimes tribunal is passing judgment on former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic, who is accused of crimes including genocide for allegedly masterminding atrocities by Serb forces throughout Bosnia's war

Group says siege drives 500 Yemen children into malnutrition

Nov 22, 2017

New-York based relief group urges end to continued blockade, a "collective punishment" to Yemenis that risks driving 500 children into malnutrition every week

Trump speaks up for Moore, warns against his 'liberal' rival

Nov 22, 2017

President Donald Trump is discounting accusations of sexual misconduct against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, telling voters not to support his "liberal" rival

US, Chinese soldiers find common ground in disaster drills

Nov 22, 2017

On a base along the Pacific Coast in Oregon, military units from two seemingly unlikely partners carried out a joint response to a natural disaster

AP Balkans correspondent recalls encounters with Mladic

Nov 22, 2017

The Associated Press' Balkans correspondent recalls his meetings with Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladic during the 1992-95 war

Teen idol David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' star, dies at 67

Nov 22, 2017

David Cassidy of "The Partridge Family" fame has died at age 67

US Navy says aircraft with 11 people aboard has crashed in Pacific Ocean on the way to aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan

Nov 22, 2017

US Navy says aircraft with 11 people aboard has crashed in Pacific Ocean on the way to aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan