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US commander says pressure key to nuclear diplomacy

The commander of U.S. forces in South Korea said Wednesday that he's cautiously optimistic nuclear diplomacy will work out with North Korea. But he...

Suspect worked at farm tied to Republican farmer

The immigrant from Mexico charged in the kidnapping and murder of an Iowa college student worked at a dairy farm owned by the family of a prominent state Republican leader.

Little damage reported from strong quake in Venezuela

A powerful earthquake shook Venezuela's northeastern coast and parts of the Caribbean but likely caused little damage besides knocking out power in some places...

Manafort found guilty of 8 financial crimes

Paul Manafort, the political operative who once led Donald Trump's successful presidential campaign, has been found guilty of eight financial crimes in the first trial victory of the special counsel investigation into the president's associates.

Lawyer: Cohen has info for special counsel

An attorney for President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and "fixer" says his client has knowledge on certain subjects that "should be of interest" to special counsel Robert Mueller, who's investigating possible Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Dutton planning 2nd challenge to Australian prime minister

A government lawmaker said on Wednesday he was planning a second challenge against Australia's prime minister after losing a leadership ballot.Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull...

War-ravaged Bosnia struggles to cope with new migrants

Not so long ago, people in Bosnia were sarcastically joking that their war-scarred country is in such a bad shape that not even the...

Strong quake rocks Venezuela; buildings evacuated in capital

A powerful earthquake shook Venezuela's northeastern coast on Tuesday, spooking residents in the capital who evacuated buildings and briefly interrupting a pro-government rally in...

USGS: Magnitude 7.0 earthquake shakes Venezuela; buildings evacuated in Caracas

USGS: Magnitude 7.0 earthquake shakes Venezuela; buildings evacuated in Caracas.

Cohen: Hush money paid at ‘direction’ of Trump

NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on a financial fraud probe involving Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Donald Trump's...

Editor-in-chief of Brazil's most read newspaper dies at 61

Otavio Frias Filho, who as editor-in-chief helped turn a mid-sized, conservative paper into Brazil's most read daily, has died. He was 61.Daily Folha de...

US judge off corruption, kidnapping cases after emails

A federal judge in two of the highest profile criminal cases in Illinois has been removed from hearing all his cases after it was...

Salvador denies asking Taiwan for money before China switch

Salvadoran authorities on Tuesday denied having asked Taiwan for money in exchange for maintaining diplomatic relations with the self-governing island, saying its decision to...

AP sources: Cohen in talks to strike plea deal in fraud case

Two people familiar with the financial fraud investigation of Donald Trump's former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, say his lawyers are in negotiations with prosecutors that could result in a plea deal, possibly within hours.

A look at the leading candidates for Brazil's presidency

With poll-leading former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in jail and likely to be barred from running, Brazil's presidential election is wide open....

Al-Qaeda's chief bomb maker assessed killed in US drone strike: Official

Al-Qaeda's chief bomb maker is assessed to have been killed in a U.S. drone strike in Yemen, according to a U.S. official.Ibrahim al-Asiri, a...

Wallet lost decades ago finally returned to soldier's family

Sharon Moore had heard the stories about her father getting his duffel bag stolen on his way back from the Korean War. The New...

The Latest: German official: Holocaust justice 'obligation'

The Latest on the deportation of former Nazi death camp guard Jakiv Palij from the U.S. to Germany (all times local):12:45 p.m.Germany's Foreign Minister...

Italy's Autostrade says new bridge can be built in 8 months

The board of Autostrade per l'Italia says it can build a new, steel bridge to replace the reinforced concrete structure that collapsed last week...

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