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The Latest: Hawaii national parks reopens after lava shut it

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the reopening of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park after an eruption that caused widespread damage to infrastructure (all times local): 9 a.m. A national park...
Sep. 22, 2018

Danny DeVito receives lifetime achievement award in Spain

SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain (AP) — Actor Danny DeVito has been honored with a lifetime achievement award at Spain's most prestigious film festival in the northern coastal city of San Sebastian...
Sep. 22, 2018

The Latest: Kavanaugh accuser to tell her side to Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago (all times local): 2:50 p.m. Lawyers for the...
Sep. 22, 2018

2 Greek journalists detained after minister files complaint

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The publisher and editor in chief of a Greek newspaper have been detained over an article that alleges mishandling of European Union funds meant to improve...
Sep. 22, 2018

Comcast beats Fox in Sky auction with $39B bid

LONDON (AP) — British regulators say Comcast has beat 21st Century Fox in a rare auction that allowed both sides to bid for European broadcaster Sky. After three rounds of...
Sep. 22, 2018

The Latest: Video shows rescued Tanzania ferry survivor

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on capsized Tanzanian ferry (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Video footage of the survivor found in a capsized Tanzanian ferry two days after the...
Sep. 22, 2018

Lawyers for Kavanaugh accuser 'accept' Senate panel request to tell her story, ask to continue talks on terms Saturday

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for Kavanaugh accuser 'accept' Senate panel request to tell her story, ask to continue talks on terms Saturday.
Sep. 22, 2018

Tribal members settle abuse cases against Mormon church

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A lawyer says four Native Americans who claimed they were sexually abused while enrolled in a now-defunct Mormon church foster program decades ago have filed paperwork...
Sep. 22, 2018

Maldives police raid opposition office on eve of election

MALE, Maldives (AP) — Police in the Maldives raided the main campaign office of the opposition presidential candidate on Saturday, the eve of an election viewed as a referendum on...
Sep. 22, 2018

British regulator says Comcast has won an auction to formally bid for Sky, offering 29.6 billion pounds ($38.6 billion).

LONDON (AP) — British regulator says Comcast has won an auction to formally bid for Sky, offering 29.6 billion pounds ($38.6 billion).
Sep. 22, 2018

Chinese navy hospital ship docks in Venezuela amid crisis

LA GUAIRA, Venezuela (AP) — A Chinese navy hospital ship has docked near Venezuela's capital as the OPEC nation's deepening economic crisis garners the attention of the U.S. and other...
Sep. 22, 2018

The Latest: Mayor: Florence's damage is worse than Matthew's

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Florence (all times local): 2:25 p.m. A South Carolina mayor says damage from Florence to his town tops the...
Sep. 22, 2018

Cosby to fight 'sexually violent predator' tag at sentencing

Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing Monday is set to start with testimony about his sex offender evaluation — and a fierce debate over whether he should be deemed a "sexually violent...
Sep. 22, 2018

The Latest: Official: Campaign office raided in bribery case

MALE, Maldives (AP) — The Latest on the Maldives' presidential election (all times local): 11:10 p.m. An opposition party spokesman in the Maldives says police obtained a warrant to search...
Sep. 22, 2018

Fox, Comcast bid for Sky in rare auction

LONDON (AP) — Comcast and 21st Century Fox are contenders for the highest bid for European broadcaster Sky. The two companies are competing Saturday in a rare auction to determine...
Sep. 22, 2018

Militants attack Iran military parade, killing at least 25

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Militants disguised as soldiers opened fire Saturday on an annual Iranian military parade in the country's oil-rich southwest, killing at least 25 people and wounding over...
Sep. 22, 2018

Bannon dubs the far-right Europe's "new elite" patriots

ROME (AP) — Former Trump strategist Steve Bannon declared Saturday that far-right "patriots" are the "new elite" of Europe as he brought his push for a trans-national, anti-European Union drive...
Sep. 22, 2018

The Latest: Warehouse shooting victim had just started job

ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a Maryland warehouse that killed four people and wounded three others (all times local): 1:55 p.m. A 21-year-old woman who...
Sep. 22, 2018

Milan fashion defends supply chain as designers unveil wares

MILAN (AP) — The talk off the Milan runway this season has been a perceived assault on Made-in-Italy's integrity. The Italian Fashion Chamber issued a statement during Milan Fashion Week...
Sep. 22, 2018

Funeral held for woman allegedly killed by border agent

LAREDO, Texas (AP) — About 150 people have gathered at a Texas church for the funeral of one of the four women who authorities say were killed by a Border...
Sep. 22, 2018

The Latest: Florence damage estimated at $44 billion so far

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Florence (all times local): 1:40 p.m. An economic research firm estimates Hurricane Florence has caused around $44 billion in...
Sep. 22, 2018

6 siblings of Arizona GOP congressman endorse his opponent

PHOENIX (AP) — Six siblings of U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar urged voters to cast their ballots against the Arizona Republican in November in an unusual political ad sponsored by the...
Sep. 22, 2018

Teachers, others demand wage hikes at protest in Poland

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Thousands of state employees in Poland, including teachers, firefighters and health workers, have protested in Warsaw to demand higher wages and workplace changes. Poland's economy is...
Sep. 22, 2018

Hotplates distributed to residents affected by gas disaster

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Hotplates are being distributed to residents who have been left without gas service more than a week after gas explosions and fires rocked Massachusetts' Merrimack Valley...
Sep. 22, 2018

Travel still dangerous amid flooding in parts North Carolina

BLADENBORO, N.C. (AP) — Travel remained dangerous in Saturday southeastern North Carolina, where the governor warned of "treacherous" floodwaters more than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall, and urged...
Sep. 22, 2018

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