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Much to disagree on as Trump, Macron meet on D-Day

CAEN, France (AP) — France wants the D-Day commemoration to showcase its long friendship with the United States. But relations are strained as President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel...
Jun. 5, 2019

NZ judge allows images of man charged in mosque shootings

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A New Zealand judge has ruled that media outlets can now show the face of the man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch...
Jun. 5, 2019

Third season of Israeli hit 'Fauda' ventures into Gaza Strip

JERUSALEM (AP) — The creators of Israel's hit TV show "Fauda" are gearing up for their most ambitious mission yet: the Gaza Strip. The action series chronicles the adventures of...
Jun. 5, 2019

The Latest: Normandy crowds want to preserve D-Day memories

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The Latest on the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 7:55 a.m. Many people commemorating D-Day's 75th anniversary worry that the sacrifices of the...
Jun. 5, 2019

France: Fiat Chrysler scrapped Renault merger plan too fast

PARIS (AP) — A French government official says Fiat Chrysler is at fault for the collapse of a potential industry-changing merger with Renault because the carmaker pushed too hard and...
Jun. 5, 2019

The Latest: Power on at LAX; outage hit dozens of flights

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a power outage at Los Angeles International Airport (all times local): 10:25 p.m. Power has been restored to all terminals at Los Angeles...
Jun. 5, 2019

Services begin for the 12 victims of Virginia Beach shooting

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Bereaved families are beginning to hold services and lay to rest the 12 people who were killed during a mass shooting in Virginia Beach. A...
Jun. 5, 2019

World marks 75 years since D-Day in solemn observances

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The five beaches are silent at dawn but forever haunted. As the sun rose Thursday over the Normandy coastline where thousands of men bled and...
Jun. 5, 2019

From fire and ash to caps, gowns: Graduation in burned town

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A California high school where nearly all the students lost their homes in a wildfire is preparing for its first graduation since the devastating blaze. About...
Jun. 5, 2019

After Fed turn, Europe faces stimulus question

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank is wrestling with what to do about growth worries and sluggish inflation, just two days after the U.S. Federal Reserve opened the...
Jun. 5, 2019

Jury to decide if dad should die after he killed his 5 kids

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Prosecutors are trying to convince jurors that a South Carolina father who killed his five children should be executed. Jurors will begin hearing testimony Thursday as...
Jun. 5, 2019

Veterans mark 75 years since D-Day in solemn observances

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — D-Day veterans and other people are marking exactly 75 years since the invasion of Normandy that helped change the course of World War II. The...
Jun. 5, 2019

LAX flights grounded, cancelled because of power outage

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A power surge at Los Angeles International Airport has prompted flight delays and cancellations and some passengers found themselves stuck in their planes. LAX says a...
Jun. 5, 2019

Trump to mark 75th anniversary of D-Day at Normandy

LIMERICK, Ireland (AP) — President Donald Trump is joining other world leaders Thursday on the beaches of Normandy, France, paying tribute to the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion and...
Jun. 5, 2019

D-Day veterans commemorate landmark World War II invasion, exactly 75 years after first Omaha Beach landings

OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — D-Day veterans commemorate landmark World War II invasion, exactly 75 years after first Omaha Beach landings.
Jun. 5, 2019

Tick tock goes the political clock as Dems weigh impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — The political clock is ticking toward the 2020 election as House Democrats consider whether to launch any impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. That could limit how...
Jun. 5, 2019

SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Thomas, RBG align in 5-4 rulings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Since Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's return in late winter from cancer surgery and broken ribs, she has regularly accepted Justice Clarence Thomas' extended hand to help her...
Jun. 5, 2019

Trump says no deal yet with Mexico to halt 5% tariff plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Straining to stave off threatened U.S. tariffs, Mexican and American officials are claiming progress in White House talks. But President Donald Trump declared it was "not nearly...
Jun. 5, 2019

R. Kelly to be arraigned on 11 new sex-assault charges

CHICAGO (AP) — Singer R. Kelly is expected to plead not guilty to 11 new sex-related felonies at his Cook County arraignment. Thursday's hearing in Chicago comes a week after...
Jun. 5, 2019

Pentagon ends reviews of Niger ambush that killed 4 soldiers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it has officially concluded its reviews of a 2017 ambush in the African nation of Niger that left four U.S. soldiers dead. It says...
Jun. 5, 2019

AP News in Brief at 6:09 p.m. EDT

D-Day at 75: Nations honor aging veterans, fallen comrades OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — Standing on the windswept beaches and bluffs of Normandy, a dwindling number of aging veterans of...
Jun. 5, 2019

Taiwan confirms request for US tanks, air defense systems

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has confirmed it has asked to purchase more than 100 U.S. tanks, along with air defense and anti-tank missile systems in a major potential arms...
Jun. 5, 2019

Driver indicted after train hits school bus, killing boy

ATHENS, Texas (AP) — The driver of a school bus that was struck by a train in Texas, killing a 13-year-old boy, has been indicted on manslaughter and injury to...
Jun. 5, 2019

Asian stocks mixed after Trump threatens Mexico tariffs

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday as traders kept a close watch on impending U.S. tariffs on Mexico while trade talks with Beijing remained at a standstill...
Jun. 5, 2019

South Korean businesses growingly adopt unmanned services

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Robots are coming to South Korea's vibrant coffee culture, where crowds of lunchtime customers queuing at cafes are a daily sight. Cafes are among many...
Jun. 5, 2019

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