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Published:Friday | August 17, 2018 | 9:47 AM

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Passengers of a plane from China that veered off a runway at Manila’s airport and lost an engine and a wheel after landing hard in a rainstorm recalled Friday their brush with the terrifying mishap, with some...

Published:Thursday | August 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GENOA (AP):The Italian Cabinet has approved a 12-month state of emergency for Genoa after a key highway bridge collapsed, killing at least 39 people.Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte says his government won't wait until prosecutors finish investigating...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:46 PM

The Italian Cabinet has approved a 12-month state of emergency for Genoa after a key highway bridge collapsed, killing at least 39 people. Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte says his government won’t wait until prosecutors finish investigating...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 9:58 AM

GENOA, Italy (AP) — Italian prosecutors on Wednesday focused their investigation into the Genoa highway bridge collapse on possible design flaws or inadequate maintenance, as the death toll rose to 39 and Italian politicians looked for...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 9:54 AM

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A priest raped a 7-year-old girl while he was visiting her in the hospital after she’d had her tonsils removed. Another priest forced a 9-year-old boy into having oral sex, then rinsed out the boy’s mouth...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 4:12 PM

MILAN (AP) — A 51-year-old highway bridge in the Italian port city of Genoa collapsed in a driving rain Tuesday, killing at least 26 people and injuring 16 others as it sent dozens of vehicles tumbling into a heap of concrete and twisted...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 1:17 PM

President Donald Trump’s campaign is filing an arbitration action against former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman alleging breach of a secrecy agreement. A campaign aide tells The Associated Press that it is filing the claim with the America...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 9:32 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump escalated his messy clash with former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman on Tuesday, referring to the longtime colleague, who had been the top African-American in his White House, as “that dog!...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 9:16 AM

LONDON (AP) — A car plowed into pedestrians and cyclists near the Houses of Parliament in London during the morning rush hour Tuesday, injuring three people in what police suspect is the latest in a string of attacks in the British capital...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ST PETERSBURG, Florida (AP):Prosecutors charged a white man with manslaughter yesterday in the death of an unarmed black man whose video-recorded shooting in a store parking lot has revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law.Michael...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PAYSON, Utah (AP):A Utah man flew a small plane into his own house early yesterday just hours after he had been arrested for assaulting his wife in a nearby canyon where the couple went to talk over their problems, authorities said.The pilot, Duane...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

UNITED NATIONS (AP):A new UN report says the Islamic State extremist group has an estimated 20,000 to 30,000 members equally distributed between Syria and Iraq and its global network poses a rising threat as does al-Qaida's global network.The...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ST PAUL, Minnesota (AP):A St Paul baking company that shuttered after an immigration audit is among nearly three dozen Minnesota businesses United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has targeted since President Donald Trump took office...

Published:Monday | August 13, 2018 | 2:33 PM

How to find, delete Google tracking Even if you have “Location History” off. Here’s how to delete those markers and some best-effort practices that keep your location as private as possible. But there’s no panacea because...

Published:Monday | August 13, 2018 | 2:27 PM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated Press investigation found that many Google services on Android devices and iPhones store...

Published:Monday | August 13, 2018 | 2:16 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump lashed out at Omarosa Manigault Newman Monday, saying the former White House adviser — who is promoting a tell-all book and airing secret audio recordings —“got fired for the last...

Published:Monday | August 13, 2018 | 9:10 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman released another audio recording Monday that she says features President Donald Trump, as she threatened to “blow the whistle” on White House corruption. The...

Published:Sunday | August 12, 2018 | 1:39 PM

LONDON (AP) — Ten people, including two children, were injured early this morning when shots were fired after a Caribbean carnival in the northern English city of Manchester. Greater Manchester police said one man is in stable but...

Published:Sunday | August 12, 2018 | 10:58 AM

LONDON (AP) — Republican strategist Steve Bannon weighed into British politics Sunday in a wide-ranging interview in which he defended former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson’s comments about Muslim face veils and praised a controversial...

Published:Sunday | August 12, 2018 | 10:44 AM

TANJUNG, Indonesia (AP) — Scientists say the powerful Indonesian earthquake that killed nearly 400 people lifted the island it struck by as much as 25 centimetres (10 inches). The National Disaster Mitigation Agency said on Saturday that 387...

Published:Sunday | August 12, 2018 | 10:35 AM

BENI, Congo (AP) — Highlighting the dangers in containing an Ebola outbreak in a war zone, suspected rebels killed seven people in northeastern Congo and sent residents fleeing, an official said. Global health officials have warned that...

Published:Sunday | August 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

TEL AVIV (AP):Members of Israel's Arab minority led a mass protest in central Tel Aviv last night against a contentious new law that critics say marginalises the state's non-Jewish citizens.The rally marked further fallout from the explosive Nation-...

Published:Sunday | August 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ROME (AP):Pope Francis has told Italian Catholic youths in Rome to pursue their dreams despite job-market worries.Tens of thousands of young people filled Rome's ancient Circus Maximus yesterday evening to hear Francis advise them to ignore adults...

Published:Sunday | August 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

TEHRAN, (AP):Iran's supreme leader has approved a request by the judiciary to set up special courts to punish corrupt officials.The official IRNA news agency yesterday reported Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as saying punishments should be "carried out...

Published:Sunday | August 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

NEW ORLEANS (AP):A man has been beaten to death in New Orleans after stealing another man's wallet, and the wallet's owner now faces a manslaughter charge.The New Orleans Advocate reports that 31-year-old Simon Morris was arrested in the death of a...

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