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As royal wedding nears, brands benefit from 'Meghan effect'

Meghan Markle's upcoming marriage to Prince Harry isn't just a trans-Atlantic love story linking the House of Windsor to Hollywood, but an economic bonanza for the British economy
Apr. 12, 2018

Storm complicates Swiss Alpine search for lost billionaire

A strong storm in the Alps is hampering efforts to find a German billionaire who has been missing on the famed Matterhorn peak for days
Apr. 12, 2018

Sirens wail as Israel stands still for Holocaust remembrance

Israelis come to standstill in the streets as siren wails across nation for Holocaust Remembrance Day
Apr. 12, 2018

After tax season, beleaguered IRS must deal with overhaul

The IRS, pummeled by Republicans in Congress and seeing its funding cut, faces the challenge of administering the most sweeping overhaul of the U.S. tax code in three decades. But...
Apr. 12, 2018

Construction is booming in North Korea, but who's paying?

The great liquidation sale? With sanctions kicking in, North Korea construction boom under Kim Jong Un may be transforming more than the Pyongyang skyline
Apr. 12, 2018

California to join Guard border mission, but with conditions

California Gov. Jerry Brown has agreed to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border at President Donald Trump's request but says they'll focus on combating drug crime not immigration
Apr. 11, 2018

Blast on truck carrying explosives in northern China kills 7

Seven people were killed and 13 injured when a truck carrying more than 5 tons of explosives blew up in northern China
Apr. 11, 2018

California to join Guard border mission, but with conditions

California Gov. Jerry Brown has agreed to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border at President Donald Trump's request but says they'll focus on combating drug crime not immigration
Apr. 11, 2018

China denies Xi comments aimed at settling US dispute

China's government has denied President Xi Jinping's promises this week to cut import tariffs on cars and open China's markets wider were intended as an overture to settle a tariff...
Apr. 11, 2018

Today in History

Today in History
Apr. 11, 2018

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT
Apr. 11, 2018

AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EDT

AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EDT
Apr. 11, 2018

Asian shares mixed as markets mull Fed, geopolitical risk

Asian shares mixed as investors digest latest Fed minutes while geopolitical concerns overshadow sentiment
Apr. 11, 2018

The Latest: Ryan's wife happy _ and tearful _ he's quitting

House Speaker Paul Ryan's announcement that he won't seek another term has made his wife happy _ and a little tearful
Apr. 11, 2018

Kentucky school wins $150K for device that picks up needles

A Kentucky middle school has won a nationwide competition for creating a device that can safely pick up used needles and other drug paraphernalia
Apr. 11, 2018

Family members ID dismembered body with 'Chocolate' tattoo

A woman whose dismembered body was found in a Brooklyn park has been identified
Apr. 11, 2018

Fallen Chinese political star stands trial for bribery

Former Chinese political high-flyer Sun Zhengcai is standing trial for bribery, making him one of the highest-level officials to be prosecuted in President Xi Jinping's sweeping anti-corruption campaign
Apr. 11, 2018

Fallen Chinese political star stands trial for bribery

Former Chinese political high-flyer Sun Zhengcai is standing trial for bribery, making him one of the highest-level officials to be prosecuted in President Xi Jinping's sweeping anti-corruption campaign
Apr. 11, 2018

Report: Missouri Gov. Greitens initiated unwanted sex acts

A woman has testified that Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens initiated a physically aggressive unwanted sexual encounter with her and threatened to distribute a partially nude photo of her if she...
Apr. 11, 2018

California joins Guard border mission, shuns Trump's message

California Gov. Jerry Brown accepts President Donald Trump's call to send the National Guard to the Mexican border
Apr. 11, 2018

Rohingya in camp tell Myanmar official they survived attacks

Rohingya Muslims living in a refugee camp in Bangladesh told a visiting Myanmar official about the violence that forced them to flee their homes and presented him a list of...
Apr. 11, 2018

Sherpa guide trying to reach top of the world for 22nd time

A Sherpa who grew up in the shadows of Mount Everest is attempting a record 22nd ascent of the world's highest mountain
Apr. 11, 2018

Report: Missouri Gov. Greitens initiated unwanted sex acts

A woman has testified that Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens initiated a physically aggressive unwanted sexual encounter with her and threatened to distribute a partially nude photo of her if she...
Apr. 11, 2018

Nearly $5 billion LAX people mover contract approved

A $4.9 billion contract to design, build and operate an automated people mover at Los Angeles International Airport has been approved by the City Council
Apr. 11, 2018

Key players in the investigations of Missouri's governor

The key players in the investigations of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens
Apr. 11, 2018

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